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FDA probing 127 reports of seizures and other neurological issues possibly related to e-cigarettes

By Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is investigating 127 reports of seizures, tremors, fainting or other neurological symptoms that may be related to electronic cigarettes, and is asking people to report if they have such symptoms, the agency announced last week. “The FDA is continuing its scientific investigation to determine if there’s a direct...

Seventh Louisville International Festival of Film to showcase Kentucky connections

  The seventh annual Louisville International Festival of Film will open with a bite this year as it plays host to the 25th anniversary reunion of the movie Tremors at the Louisville Science Center. The three-day weekend festival begins on Oct. 1 and runs through Oct. 3 with several screenings at the Louisville Science Center, Louisville Slugger Museum, the Galt House, and the Louisville Free...