A family in Jacksonville with three children, all under the age of 5, two of whom are being treated for leukemia at Wolfson Children’s Hospital, is facing the scary prospect that their third child is also going to be diagnosed with the same.
Insomnia is a condition that makes it difficult, if not impossible, to fall asleep. People with hypersomnia have the opposite problem - they have a hard time waking up. But now, researchers are working to understand hypersomnia’s cause so they can find a cure.
Sixty cases of mumps have been diagnosed in Champaign County, Illinois, since April, according to a local health official, who told CNN on Friday all the cases are linked to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus.
Two people have died in a Legionnaires' disease outbreak in New York. Thirty-one cases of the flu-like disease have been reported since mid-July in the South Bronx, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene said.