Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

12 Passengers Fall ill on Board 2 Separate American Airlines Flights to Philadelphia from Europe

Twelve passengers on American Airlines flights from Paris and Munich reported experiencing flu-like symptoms.

All 250 passengers and crew on the flights were held for a medical review and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was notified to investigate.

Warning! Cat ownership linked to mental illness

Cuddling with kittens may fill cat-lovers with fuzzy feelings, but there’s a danger lurking beneath that furry face – a parasite called Toxoplasma gondii (T.gondii). The Schizophrenia Bulletin reports that the cat-carried parasite – common in developed nations – can infect any warm-blooded species, including humans.