Health Care

by | May 18, 2018 | 16:00

Peter Salama, the World Health Organization's deputy director-general of emergency preparedness and response, warned Thursday. The new case of Ebola virus disease has been confirmed in Wangata, one of the three health zones of Mbandaka, a city of almost 1.2 million people in Equateur Province in northwestern Congo , the World Health Organization confirmed Thursday, CNN reported.

by | May 16, 2018 | 15:04

China welcomes this latest decision ahead of high-level trade talks aimed to de-escalate the trade standoff between the two countries this week in Washington. The Trump administration is considering an arrangement under which the ban on ZTE would be eased in exchange for elimination of new Chinese tariffs on certain US farm products, including pork, fruits, nuts and ginseng, two people familiar with the proposal told Reuters.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:04

Nine states have confirmed salmonella cases: Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina and SC. Public health officials expect additional cases to be confirmed because of the lag time from the time a person develops symptoms to the time the CDC receives confirmation lab reports and notifications from state and local officials.

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:25

The oil price rose on Thursday and was set for its largest weekly increase in a month, as the market prepared for potential disruption to crude flows from major exporter Iran in the face of USA sanctions . Yemeni armed forces, supported by popular committees, fired Wednesday night a ballistic missile at the headquarters of Saudi Information and Electronic Warfare in Najran, southern Saudi Arabia .

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:30

After all, Warnock said only a year ago, "I don't like the Premier League " and his record highlights that, for him, the achievement has always resulted in huge let-down. The final whistle was delayed at Cardiff City Stadium because of a pitch invasion in the final minute of injury time. Regardless of the poor standard of the game, Neil Warnock and owner Vincent Tan were seen celebrating with fans in a jubilant pitch invasion after the game.

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:30

At the heart of the breast cancer screening shambles is a bitter irony. Public Health England (PHE) has launched an independent review into the "serious failure" in the programme. Under the United Kingdom health system, Patricia Minchin was due to have a mammogram five years ago after she turned 70, but the notification never arrived.

by | April 30, 2018 | 12:00

The drugs are boxed up and will be picked up by the DEA next week, along with the pills collected Saturday. "We have had a drop off before in the city, but not to the extent we have now", said Tim Kozal, City of Manistee Department of Public Safety Director.

by | April 27, 2018 | 01:11

The settlement, the court argued, could not have benefited Naruto since he was not a party to the settlement and, when it came down to it, Naruto still didn't own the copyright to profit from his newfound selfie fame. Slater has argued that, as the “intellect behind the photos, ” he is the copyright owner since he set up the camera so that such a photo could be produced if a monkey approached it a pressed the button.

by | April 25, 2018 | 16:11

Stubbs said he and the federal Drug Enforcement Administration partner with local pharmacies twice a year to help dispose of the drugs. This service is free and anonymous, as no questions will be asked. Sponsored by Campus Pharmacy and University Police , the drug take-back event is part of a national collection drive led by the Drug Enforcement Agency's overall efforts to remove excess drugs from communities where they could be abused or misused, diverted into the wrong hands or disposed ...

by | April 24, 2018 | 05:16

Last year, sales of vinyl LPs accounted for $395 million, up 10% over 2016, Recording Industry Association of America says. Be sure to get down to your local independent record store early as they'll only have a limited supply of each design! In the past five years, vinyl has made its way back to popularity, and with its newfound attention, vinyl has become mainstream again, with even big box stores like Best Buy selling records.

by | April 24, 2018 | 05:15

Record Store Day celebrates the unique culture of independent record shops, and is celebrated by more than 200 shops across the UK. In the last few years, the Princeton Record Exchange has had more than 1,500 limited edition pieces for sale on Record Store Day .

by | April 21, 2018 | 13:57

Surveillance footage showed the bodyguard Johnson at a Walgreens, picking up a prescription hours before Prince's death. Andrew Kornfeld was carrying buprenorphine, a medication that can be used to help treat opioid addiction. Metz said the evidence shows Prince thought he was taking Vicodin, not fentanyl . They added that they could not determine who had provided the powerful drug that killed the musician, who was then aged 57.

by | April 21, 2018 | 13:57

For those who are unaware about the ongoing Pawan Kalyan-Sri Reddy case that has caused an uproar in the Telugu cinema industry, let us give you a small brief. "Because I used that expletive, the whole movement has gotten diluted and all the junior artistes have turned against me". In the most hard-hitting tweet, he said he would rather die if he could not defend his mother's honour.

by | April 19, 2018 | 06:28

According to KDKA in Pittsburgh, Sammartino passed away with his wife and two kids at his side. He was originally from Italy, after being born in Pizzoferrato, Abruzzo, in 1935, but moved to the United States and settled in Pittsburgh.

by | April 18, 2018 | 03:23

Marshals released surveillance video Monday which shows 56-year-old Lois Reiss at a Fort Myers Beach Restaurant on April 5. She was last known to be in the Corpus Christi, Texas area and is believed to be driving Hutchinson's white Acura TL with Florida license plate Y37TAA.

by | April 16, 2018 | 12:14

While Gronkowski has yet to decide if he will suit up for the 2018 season, he reportedly will not be attending the start of the Patriots' offseason program, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter . One person who does not seem to be overly concerned by Gronkowski's future is Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who claimed the prospect of being without the two-time Super Bowl victor was nothing to be afraid of.

by | April 16, 2018 | 12:03

WICKET! After Kohli, it's AB de Villiers , who holds out in deep. However, he didn't have the greatest starts to his IPL career as he only managed to score 11 off 17 balls. Rajasthan are now third on the points table while RCB dropped down to 6th with just 2 points from 3 games. In reply, RCB could only post 198 for six as skipper Virat Kohlis 57 went in vain.

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:28

Even the most casual drinkers among us, including those following USA government recommendations, can see months and years taken away by steadily hitting the hooch, according to a new study by an global team of researchers. It was published in the peer-reviewed medical journal The Lancet on an open-access basis so is free to read online. "What it shows is that the amount of alcohol consumed affects the risk of dying", says Yeap.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:57

Following it, all BJP MPs will observe the fast in their respective constituencies, while Shah will hold a "dharna" (sit-in) in poll-bound Karnataka's Hubli. Leaders like Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, MJ Akbar, who are ministers in the Modi government; Najma Heptullah is a governor, apart from Shahnawaz Hussain, minority cell member Asifa Khan, Shazia Ilmi, Ijaz Ilmi who are spokespersons for the party, have remained mum on atrocities against their community.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:59

Madikizela-Mandela passed on at Johannesburg's Milpark Hospital after a long illness on 1 April. "To honour the memory of this enormous icon, the ANC encourages the masses of our people throughout the country to work their land in their yards, schools and villages and to produce their own food in honour of Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela".

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:07

Labor Israel's Avi Gabbay wrote to Jeremy Corbyn: "I write to inform you of the temporary suspension of all formal relations between the Israel Labor Party and the Leader of the Labor Party UK". Corbyn posted a statement to be read out at a demonstration supporting the Palestinians in Gaza, saying "the killing and wounding of yet more unarmed Palestinian protesters yesterday by Israeli forces in Gaza is an outrage".

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:45

Airtel is offering cashback of Rs. 2,000 on purchase of the phone under the Mera Pehla Smartphone initiative. All the customers buying any of the above three phones will also get 25% instant discount on domestic hotels at MakeMyTrip. Exactly after a month, the company has launched all the three devices in India. Coming to the camera , it flaunts a 16MP camera with dual-tone LED flash and 8MP front-facing camera .

by | April 04, 2018 | 02:08

Compared to states where cannabis was banned, states where medical marijuana was legal averaged 3.7 million fewer opioid doses annually, while states that permitted only home cultivation of marijuana had 1.8 million fewer doses. "Of course, there may be diversion from medical cannabis sources to recreational purposes - our research can't really speak to that", Bradford said by email.

by | April 02, 2018 | 00:50

All cases have required hospitalization for symptoms such as coughing up blood, blood in the urine, severe bloody nose, or bleeding gums, IDPH said. Though synthetic pot has always been considered unsafe, severe bleeding is not a known side effect, said Dr.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:47

He said CBSE is a respected and reliable organisation and throughout the year, it conducts many examinations, including 1.40 crore students. In light of which it chose to re-conduct the maths and economics papers to "uphold the sanctity of the board and in the interest of fairness to the students".

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:41

The Football Association also handed out liftetime bans to supporters in June 2017 after England's 1-0 defeat to Germany was marred by fans making Nazi-related gestures, per Miguel Delaney at The Independent. A number of England fans were expected to have bought tickets in the home end for Friday's friendly - the last away game before the World Cup . "As ever, the FA will work in partnership with the UK Football Policing Unit to help identify those involved and we will sanction any ...

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:41

According to the regulatory language, those grower/processors may also sell product to dispensaries licensed through the other seven clinical registrants, as well. Proof of $2 million in capital must also be shown which includes $500,000 on deposit with a financial institution. Nine retail outlets are actively dispensing, Collins said.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:19

President Donald Trump has not called and has no plans to do so at present, White House spokesman Hogan Gidley told journalists Monday. Trump has often refrained from outright condemnation of Russian Federation and has mostly refused to comment on claims that the country tried to influence the last presidential election.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:50

Eighty-three men aged 18 to 50 completed the study, which tested the effects of different doses (100, 200, and 400 milligrams) and formulations inside capsules (castor oil and powder) of DMAU. The pill was also well tolerated, with groups taking DMAU experiencing slight weight gain and decreases in "good" cholesterol levels, but these effects were mild, Dr.

by | March 16, 2018 | 05:13

With a career spanning over three decades, this star seems to be unstoppable and on his 53 birthday Aamir Khan is all set to entertain the audience with a multi-starrer project called " Thugs of Hindostan ". I am extremely proud to be a part of it and working with Yash Raj Films. The actor over a series of nine posts, uploaded a collage merging to be an image of his mother, Zeenat Hussain.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:49

She has already donated a combined US$250,000 to Girls Inc of New Hampshire, an empowerment group for girls, and three chapters of End 68 Hours of Hunger, which provides meals for school children during the weekends. Also in the court documents, the unidentified woman's lawyers asked the judge to allow the lottery winnings to be paid to a designated trust that keeps her anonymous.

by | March 12, 2018 | 11:17

Penn State finished 9-9 in the Big Ten Conference and advanced to the Big Ten Tournament semifinals for its best season since the 2010-11 campaign as it enters the NIT . Temple will visit Penn State in an opening round NIT game, Wednesday at 8 p.m. (ESPNU). The Nittany Lions don't expect big man Mike Watkins back from injury during the tournament.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:06

Ekweremadu commended Senate and the House of Representatives Committees on Financial Crimes and Anti-Corruption for the report which would ensure Nigeria is not expelled from the EGMONT Group. The conference report was laid by the Committee Chairman, Chukwuma Utazi who said the positions of the two committees have been harmonized. "It is important that we consider the report tomorrow so that Nigeria will be out of the suspension and be counted among the comity of nations in the EGMONT Group, ...

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:04

The CPTPP deal was signed just before Trump slapped steep tariffs on imported steel and aluminum, setting up what many allies both at home and overseas warn could escalate into a global trade war. In Chile, the worlds largest ever regional trade agreement, TPP-11, has been signed by Australia yesterday, allowing Australian producers to have new and better access to global markets.

by | March 09, 2018 | 10:22

North Adams, Massachusetts , registered 24 inches, and Sloatsburg, New York , got 26 inches. Steve Marchillo, a finance director at the University of Connecticut's Hartford branch, said he enjoyed the sight of heavily snow-laden trees on his way into work Thursday but they also made him nervous.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:16

In a reversal of fortune for 23andMe, the US Food and Drug Administration ( FDA) has granted the company the first-ever authorization for direct-to-consumer genetic testing for cancer risk without a prescription. It is important to note that the test only detects 3 out of the more than 1,000 known breast cancer mutations. The FDA today granted authorization for a direct-to-consumer test for a highly selected group of cancer-associated BRCA mutations.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:15

Emergency department visits jumped 35 percent for the 16 states where overdose visits were tracked by CDC researchers. The report found that urban centers saw a greater increase in overdose visits than rural areas, which have traditionally been seen as the hardest hit by the nation's opioid epidemic.

by | March 06, 2018 | 03:09

Health officials in the US say 114 children have died from the flu so far this season. The percentage of doctor visits for flu symptoms dropped for a second week in a row, according to the latest indicators from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:04

Diabetes is growing faster than many other major health issues, yet the medical classification hasn't been updated in two decades. Individuals in cluster 3 (most resistant to insulin ) had a significantly higher risk of diabetic kidney disease than individuals in clusters 4 and 5, but had been prescribed similar diabetes treatment, researchers said.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:42

Olympic Committee and Twistars Gymnastics , a Michigan-area club where Nassar treated injured gymnasts on a weekly basis. In the aftermath of Nassar's sentencing, then-MSU President Lou Anna Simon and MSU Athletic Director Mark Hollis resigned .