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Whole Foods recalls cheese due to listeria outbreak

Fox Health - Sun, 07/07/2013 - 12:27

Whole Foods Market Inc. is recalling Crave Brothers Les Freres cheese in response to an outbreak of a bacterial infection that has sickened people in several states and killed at least one person.

New SARS-like virus kills 2 in Saudi Arabia

Fox Health - Sun, 07/07/2013 - 10:59

Saudi Arabia says two more people have died from a new respiratory virus related to SARS, bringing to 38 the number of deadly cases in the kingdom at the center of the growing outbreak.

Virginia Madsen helps women talk about painful sex

Fox Health - Sun, 07/07/2013 - 10:00

Hot flashes and mood swings are common side effects of menopause.  But there is another one that women aren’t talking about called dyspareunia or painful sex.  Actress Virginia Madsen helps women find the words with a new campaign

 

6 sneaky cancer culprits

Fox Health - Sun, 07/07/2013 - 10:00

Health threats can come in many disguises. We pull the masks off six that are hiding in plain sight.

10 ways to cope with postpartum depression

Fox Health - Sun, 07/07/2013 - 10:00

Having a baby can make you feel like an emotional train wreck. One minute you’re overjoyed and in love with your little one, and the next you’re breaking down in tears. If you think you have postpartum depression, it’s best to talk to a professional who can make an accurate diagnosis and can suggest medication and therapy. There are also things you can do now to feel better.

Woman pleads not guilty to felony Palm Springs hit-and-run charges

Palm Springs News - Sun, 07/07/2013 - 08:05
A 27-year-old woman accused of driving a pickup truck into a Palm Springs home, injuring a woman inside, then fleeing the scene, pleaded not guilty Wednesday to criminal charges.

What is E and O Insurance for Home Inspectors - Live Insurance News

Google Home Inspector News - Sat, 07/06/2013 - 12:00

What is E and O Insurance for Home Inspectors
Live Insurance News
When a home inspector overlooks some element of a home inspection and then later, because of his error, damage results, whose fault is it? In almost every case, a court will decide that the inspector is liable for the damage. Errors and omissions ...

Healthy, gluten-free beach snacks

Fox Health - Sat, 07/06/2013 - 10:00

Headed to the beach this weekend? Summer may be a vacation from work and school, but it doesn't have to be a vacation from your diet too.

7 surprising things you don't know about migraines

Fox Health - Sat, 07/06/2013 - 10:00

June is Migraine Awareness Month, putting the spotlight on the pounding, nausea-producing headaches which afflict some 28 million Americans. While there’s an awful lot we do know about migraines, what you don’t know will surprise you

Palm Springs' Whitewater project in limbo after vote

Palm Springs News - Sat, 07/06/2013 - 08:07
A 3-megawatt solar project planned for the north end of Palm Springs may have been permanently derailed Wednesday by a Palm Springs City Council decision to require the developer to buy 7.75 acres of land outside a habitat conservation zone, rather than setting aside a similar amount of land within the zone.

Dedicated runner Gary Rust reaches 30-year milestone for running a mile daily

Palm Springs News - Sat, 07/06/2013 - 08:07
Seven relay teams from across Southern California gathered at the starting line at the Holtville Carrot Festival in 2003.

Palm Springs solar project may trigger land swap

Palm Springs News - Sat, 07/06/2013 - 08:07
A 3-megawatt solar project planned for 12 acres at the north end of Palm Springs has triggered the Coachella Valley Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan, with 7.75 acres of the project located in one of the valleywide plan's conservation zones.

PS to eye Measure J plans totaling $9.4M

Palm Springs News - Sat, 07/06/2013 - 08:07
Palm Springs' Measure J Oversight Commission has recommended spending $9.4 million - the amount city officials project the tax will generate this next fiscal year - on a variety of projects that range from $1 million for Chino Cone land to $5,000 to install pet waste bags and upgrades to five different trailheads.

Hiker rescued after fall on trail near Palm Springs tram

Palm Springs News - Sat, 07/06/2013 - 08:07
Teresa Suarez, 60, of Oceanside was rescued early Monday morning after falling on a hiking trail near the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway late Sunday night, a Riverside County sheriff's official said.

Ask the Inspector: Credentials - Leader-Telegram

Google Home Inspector News - Sat, 07/06/2013 - 05:00

Ask the Inspector: Credentials
Leader-Telegram
You should feel fortunate to live in Wisconsin. Some states do not require inspectors to be licensed. Duerkop is a licensed home inspector and serves as president and education director of the Wisconsin Association of Home Inspectors for the central ...

The surprising cause of most 'spider bites'

Fox Health - Fri, 07/05/2013 - 17:45
If the thought of spiders makes your skin crawl, you might find it reassuring that the chances of being bitten by a spider are smaller than you imagine, recent research shows

How to treat swimmer's ear

Fox Health - Fri, 07/05/2013 - 17:00

Summertime trips to the lake or pool can be fun, but sometimes they can result in painful ear infections. How can you prevent or treat swimmer's ear? An expert gives his tips

University of Washington's first double lung transplant doing great 2 decades later

Fox Health - Fri, 07/05/2013 - 14:50

The first person to get a double lung transplant at the University of Washington is still breathing strong 20 years later.

Enjoying a safe and healthy July 4th weekend

Fox Health - Fri, 07/05/2013 - 14:29

In the United States, time stands still for the 4th of July, and doubly so when our biggest national holiday spreads out into an extended weekend. This year, the four-day stretch will be full of barbecues, beach time, picnics, and loads of traffic. 

Health care in limbo: What does it mean for you and your employer?

Fox Health - Fri, 07/05/2013 - 14:29

Yesterday’s decision by the Obama administration to defer the mandate for small employers to comply with the Affordable Care Act is a doubled-edged sword

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