There’s been a mysterious outbreak of illness connected to jerky treats. Since 2007, about 3,600 dogs and 10 cats have been sickened after chewing on jerky products. Nearly 600 dogs have died.
Fully mapping someone’s genes to look for health risks is full of ethical challenges.
An Air Force recruit whose organs were donated to four patients, including a kidney recipient who died of rabies, had at least two untreated raccoon bites several months before he became sick.
The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it’s digging deeper into the case of a rabies-infected organ donor.