Tag Archives: Christmas

High cholesterol levels after Christmas

Large quantities of rich Christmas food appear to boost Danes’ cholesterol levels. Right after the Christmas break, levels are 20% higher than in the summer. So says a new study carried out by researchers from the Department of Clinical Biochemistry at Copenhagen University Hospital and the Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Copenhagen. All that… Read More »

Doctors question medical care given to migrant boy who died Christmas Eve

US Customs and Border Protection issued a statement Tuesday saying the boy had “possible influenza symptoms” on Monday and was taken to a local hospital. A detailed account of the child’s care released by the federal agency does not mention a flu test being administered to Felipe. CBP did not respond to a question from… Read More »