Health Rewind: Is DNA to Blame for High Obesity Rates Among Blacks?

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Deadly Meningitis Cases Worry Gay Community

Bacterial meningitis is on the rise among gay and bisexual men in Los Angeles, New York City and San Francisco — even killing several men, reported HealthDay News. Health officials in all three cities urge gay and bisexual men to get vaccinated. Meningitis, which is transmitted through close casual contact, can be extremely serious causing serious complications, such as brain damage, hearing loss and/or learning disabilities. 

 

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