Trauma Greets Many Illegal Immigrants in U.S.

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The American dream is nightmarish for many illegal immigrants. More than three-quarters living in a city near the California-Mexico border have suffered a traumatic event, a new study reveals. The result: Many are living with significant psychological distress, say researchers from Rice University in Houston. “Our findings are…

Could Your Cat Give You ‘Bird Flu?’

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) — U.S. scientists are reporting a case of a veterinarian who apparently caught “bird flu” from an infected cat at a New York City animal shelter. The case occurred in December 2016. The unnamed veterinarian got through the battle with the H7N2 strain of influenza, but the cat died,…