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Mar 30, 2019

The Asian Longhorned Tick made its appearance in the United States recently and has since been found in a number of states.

The emergence of these ticks represent a potential threat for livestock, wildlife, and human health, according to experts.

In a new study published in Emerging Infectious Diseases, researchers say...

Mar 29, 2019

On Sunday's show I look at the recent news from Rockland County, New York where the County Executive, Ed Day declared a county wide State of Emergency, which effectively banned all unvaccinated people 18 years and younger from entering public places for 30 days or until they get vaccinated.

I also looked at the legal...

Mar 27, 2019

Organ donation and transplantation has been a medical miracle in saving lives; however, the number of organs available are not nearly enough.

According to the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS), 113,602 people need a lifesaving organ transplant.

Donate Life America says another person is added to the waiting list...

Mar 24, 2019

In this 2015 interview from the radio show, I talk to the owner at TickEase, Inc., Daniel "Tick Man Dan" Wolff who gives a primer on ticks, including tick prevention and removal.

Mar 24, 2019

Recently, the World Health Organization (WHO) published the Ten threats to global health in 2019 and among the ten is vaccine hesitancy.

WHO states: Vaccine hesitancy – the reluctance or refusal to vaccinate despite the availability of vaccines – threatens to reverse progress made in tackling vaccine-preventable...