Home Videos Photos

All tag results for outbreak

Two Americans Test Positive For Ebola Virus, Outbreak Continues To Spread In West Africa

Filed under: HealthMedicineNews

ebola virus photos watermark

An American doctor who selflessly traveled to Africa in order to stop the spread of Ebola has now tested positive for the disease himself.

Kent Brantly, a 33-year-old father of two, noticed the signs and symptoms of the incurable disease in his own body and immediately quarantined himself. He told the parishoners of his church that he believes his faith will be what saves him now.

Brantly professed:

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Bearded Dragons Are Linked To A Salmonella Outbreak Over The Past Two Years! GROSS!

Filed under: Icky Icky PooHealthPetsReptile FriendslizardsGIFs

Authorities have found a connection between a salmonella outbreak and pet bearded dragons!

It looks like Jorah Mormont had it right when he told Khaleesi dragons could NEVER be tamed on Game of Thrones!

OK, so that actually doesn't really apply here! But in real life, pet bearded dragons are proving to be quite dangerous as they are believed to be the cause of a salmonella outbreak over the past two years!

Since February 12, 2012, at least 132 people have been hospitalized across

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Norovirus Hits Another Cruise! It's Nightmare Diarrhea Cruise Ship 3: The Revenge! Really? Again??

Filed under: Icky Icky PooHealthSickScary!Disgusting!Travel

Another cruise ship has been struck with a norovirus outbreak! Oh noes!

What's better than having diarrhea and throwing up at the same time?

Basically everything ever. Let's rephrase: What's WORSE than having diarrhea and throwing up at the same time?

Having diarrhea and throwing up at the same time while trapped on a cruise ship.

This isn't the first time we've heard of

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Selfies Are Dangerous! Your Health Could Be At Risk If You Duck Face With Friends Once More!

Filed under: Wacky, Tacky & TrueHealthScary!Instagram

lice outbreak selfie teens massive spread pic

Selfies are not only the vainest of photos, but now everyone is being punished for taking them too!

That's right - putting your head up against your friend's head to duck face your way through Instagram is linked to the transferring of LICE!

TONS of teens are getting head lice because of selfies!

Lice is usually found in elementary-aged kids, but lice expert Marcy McQuillan has seen a “huge increase” in lice cases in teens!

Here's what she said:

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Zombie Bee Infection Spreads To Vermont! We're All Gonna Die!

Filed under: Science!Scary!InsectsBugsGIFs

Zombees found in Vermont! Infection spreads to Eastern U.S.!

Vermont is already lost to us. We need to send in a nuke NOW!

But… all those innocent people!

Damnit man, it’s for the greater good! There’s a “zombee” outbreak!! Oh no! "Not the bees!!"

Vermont beekeepers already have enough hardship when it comes to facing wild temperature swings, colony collapse, and mite infestations, but now the latest hurdle they must cross is…. Zombie bees. Zombees.

This is the first instance of a zombie bee infection in the Eastern U.S. of A., but luckily, these aren’t magical undead bees from hell, they’re just full of

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Petting Zoo!

Filed under: HealthSickScary!ZooCowGoat

A petting zoo in Minnesota has been linked to an E. Coli outbreak!

Health officials in Minnesota are investigating an E. Coli outbreak linked to a pumpkin farm's petting zoo.

We had no idea petting zoos held any danger worse than maybe getting nipped by a goat!

According to the state's Department of Health three kids between the ages of 1 and 7 have gotten the particularly dangerous O157:H7 strain of the infection.

The chairman of prevention at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville said:

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Permalink / Comments Off / Email this  »

Vomit Virus Makes Its Way To The U.S.

Filed under: HealthSick

norovirus-outbreak-in-us-bad-vomit.jpg

As if flu season wasn't enough…

The CDC announced that there is a new strain of norovirus running rampant across the globe… and it's made its way to the good ol' U.S. of A!

The new "GII 4 Sydney" strain of the virus has caused over 140 outbreaks in the U.S. since September!

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Permalink / Comments Off / Email this  »