June 04, 2013642013
Oklahoma Tornadoes a Reminder to Be Prepared
The recent tornadoes that
devastated parts of Oklahoma, killing scores, should serve as a sad
reminder that you need to prepare for a natural disaster or severe
weather, experts say.
Fewer Families Struggling to Pay Medical Bills: CDC
The proportion of families
in the United States that can't keep up with their medical bills
declined between 2011 and 2012, according to a report from the U.S.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But the news might not
necessarily be cause for celebration.
Listeria Food Poisoning Hits Elderly, Moms-to-Be Hardest: CDC
Soft cheese and raw produce
have caused many recent listeria outbreaks in the United States,
and at least 90 percent of cases typically occur among seniors,
pregnant women, newborns and people with weakened immune systems, a
new U.S. health report says.