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Sheraton Atlanta hotel cleared to reopen after outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease

The source of the outbreak at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel has been traced to its cooling tower, the Georgia Department of Public Health now says. Public health officials also found Legionella bacteria in a decorative fountain in the atrium. There have been 13 lab-confirmed cases ”of Legionnaires’ disease, including one death, and 66 probable cases… Read More »

As many as 3 MILLION seniors may suffer ‘silent strokes’ after surgery every year, study suggests  

As many as 3 MILLION seniors may suffer ‘silent strokes’ after surgery every year, study suggests Researchers at McMaster University in Canada found that seniors have an increased risk of stroke after surgery  As many as three million over 65 may suffer from brain damage from having bloodflow temporarily cut off  But the strokes are… Read More »

Chennai Water Crisis: Before and After Images Show Drying of City’s Lakes, Reaching Day Zero; Names of Cities Next in List

Aerial images of Chennai lakes drying up (Photo Credits: Twitter/blkahn) The entire state of Tamil Nadu is currently reeling under a severe water crisis which has forced schools and businesses to remain closed. The situation of day zero has arrived in the capital city of the state with all the city water drying up. About 10… Read More »