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Flesh-eating bacteria: What to know about Vibrio vulnificus, and how to avoid it

CNN — Following the flooding caused by Hurricane Ian, Lee County, Florida has experienced what the state Department of Health has described as an “abnormal increase” in cases of a rare bacterial infection. Florida has reported 64 Vibrio vulnificus infections and 13 deaths this year as of Friday, according to the health department, up from …

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Is fall bringing you down? Here’s how to fight seasonal depression

(WSYR) – If the recent switch from summer to fall is dragging you down, you are not alone. As cooler temperatures and decreasing daylight become more common, seasonal depressions also occur. But there are tips that can help people struggling with it. “Some people tend to become depressed when there is a lack of sunlight …

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How to get help and stay safe after a hurricane or devastating storm

CNN — Hurricane victims returning to damaged homes face a barrage of challenges — if they’re lucky enough to have a home at all. Flooding. mold damage. Insurance headaches. Deadly Hidden Dangers. The onslaught of mental anguish and danger after a hurricane can seem overwhelming. Here’s how victims can stay safe, get help, and take …

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