The seventh raccoon with rabies in Suffolk County this year
has been confirmed, making a total of 12 rabid raccoons discovered since March
2006, the county’s Health Department said yesterday.
How do you get rid of the body of a dead astronaut on a
three-year mission to Mars and back?
A new, once-a-year drug shows strong promise for the
treatment of osteoporosis, the debilitating condition that leads to bone
fractures mostly in older women, although researchers also report that the
medication may increase the likelihood of miscued heart beats in a small
percentage of patients taking the medication.
In just six years, death rates and heart failure in
hospitalized heart attack patients have fallen sharply, most likely because of
better treatment, the largest international study of its kind suggests.
More than half of Nassau County residents are carrying
around too much weight, and they don't exercise enough.
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