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Sheraton Atlanta linked to 11 new cases of Legionnaires’ Disease

men in protective suit,outbreak concept,illustration painting So far, 11 people in Atlanta, Georgia have contracted Legionnaires’ disease and it appears that all of them stayed at the Sheraton Atlanta. The hotel is now closed down until at least mid-August, according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Georgia Department of Public Health investigators are testing water in the… Read More »

Parkinson’s disease: A new ‘easy to use’ device could help with symptoms of the disease

Parkinson’s disease affected around 145,000 people last year with the 70-79 year age group mostly affected. More men than women get Parkinson’s and England has the highest cases of the disease compared to the rest of the UK. A new ‘easy to use’ device has been launched to help with symptoms of the disease. The… Read More »