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CDC, state health officials investigating link between vaping and severe lung disease

States with the most cases include Wisconsin, with 15 confirmed cases and 15 more under investigation, according to CNN’s survey. Illinois has 10 confirmed cases, while 12 more are under investigation. California is looking into 19 such cases. The New York State Department of Health said Friday it was “actively investigating” 11 cases. Indiana and… Read More »

The UK has lost its World Health Organization ‘measles-free’ status

By New Scientist staff and Press Association Vaccination rates have been declining in the UKOwen Humphreys/PA Wire/PA Images Three years after the measles virus was eliminated from the UK, the country has lost its “measles-free” status with the World Health Organization, following 231 confirmed cases of the infection in the first quarter of 2019. The… Read More »

Barcelona Health Hub Launches to Advance Digital Health Solutions from Spain | Josep Carbo, Founder

Health Tech Aug 8, 2019• By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF HEALTH Barcelona has emerged a global hot-spot when it comes to healthcare innovation and health tech startups. And now, finally, Spanish startups with digital health apps, digital therapeutics, novel med devices, and other tech-enabled therapies can call the Barcelona Health Hub their home. What’s all the… Read More »