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Legionnaires’ disease bacteria found in a water district in Maine

Maine residents warned the tap water may smell and taste like CHLORINE this week as officials scramble to wipe Legionnaires’ bacteria from the water supply The Maine Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found the bacteria in two separate locations during testing at the Orono-Veazie Water District Legionnaires’ is a severe form of pneumonia caused… Read More »

No significant difference found in dry eye symptoms of headache sufferers – Healio

Scott Hauswirth VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Dry eye symptoms were elevated in patients having both migraine and tension headaches, but no statistically significant differences were found in symptoms when comparing the two groups. Researchers said the high variability in dry eye symptom severity indicated the need for studies of larger numbers of patients, in a… Read More »

Insys founder Kapoor found guilty in landmark opioid bribery lawsuit

As the nation’s opioid epidemic grew like wildfire, federal prosecutors were never able to pin down the drugs’ manufacturers for their role in fueling the crisis. Turns out there’s a first time for everything. John Kapoor, the founder of Insys Therapeutics, was found guilty Thursday on federal racketeering conspiracy charges. He was charged for his role in… Read More »