Health Care

News

West Ham sign Hugill from Championship club Preston

Hugill, 25, has ten Championship goals this season and allows his team-mates to play off him with some good hold-up play. We got on the train at lunchtime and I couldn't tell you what happened, it's all been a blur! His form in the Sky Bet Champion...

Trump's CDC Director Resigns After Buying Tons Of Tobacco Stock

Fitzgerald had already drawn Congressional ire for not divesting financial ties to other companies representing potential conflicts of interest . Fitzgerald bought somewhere between $1,001 to $15,000 worth of Japan Tobacco stock last August, acc...

Bitcoin extends losses as Facebook bans ads tied to the industry

Earlier this morning, Facebook announced that it would all ads for bitcoin , cryptocurrencies, and initial coin offerings (ICOs). The fourth-largest economy South Korea has detected cryptocurrency crimes worth a total of $594.35 million.

Vaping could leave body undefended against cancer risk

A recent study even found that e-cigarette smokers had 97 percent less lung carcinogens in their body fluids compared to tobacco smokers. "The best current estimate is that vaping poses, at worst, some 5% of risks of smoking". According to outside ...

Flu season from hell keeps getting worse

Week 3 data shows that 2,188 cases of the flu were confirmed in region four. The same virus was the dominant flu bug last winter, when the flu season wasn't so bad. Their rates of hospitalization are higher than the two previous seasons where H3N...

To avoid swatting, mosquitoes remember your scent

First, the mosquitoes were exposed to a variety of scents, taken from a variety of humans as well as rats and chickens. Later, mosquitoes flew upwind and had to choose between the smell of a tasty human - which they previously preferred - and a contr...

Are e-cigarettes safer than cigarettes? We still don't know for sure

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine released their findings on January 23, citing evidence that e-cigarettes were safer than traditional smoking products, but refused to declare vaping devices completely safe. Unfortunate...

Women Are Embarrassed To Get Smear Tests, Survey Shows

It carried out a survey that found women are snubbing the tests because they are embarrassed about their bodies. The charity stated that cervical cancer is the third most common cause for cancer in women under 35 years old. What did they find? ...

Marin Cilic reaches Australian Open quarters, celebrates 100th Grand Slam win

Argentina's Schwartzman made Nadal sweat in three hours and 51 minutes long match as the 16-time Grand Slam victor faced his first defeat in a set of the tournament. "Playing well. I did good in the off-season and those things are paying off on the c...

Trump supports bill to avoid government shutdown; White House

However, the fact that Trump's score on the test was flawless suggests the much-batted around idea that he is suffering from some sort of cognitive impairment like dementia is extraordinarily unlikely. How did Donald Trump do on his physical exam...

Exercise? I get more than people think, Trump says

The fast-food-loving Trump praised Jackson, who has served as a physician to previous presidents, but seemed wary of taking the not-so-subtle suggestion to use the White House's exercise facilities. The White House, in an attempt to dispel concerns a...

Novak Djokovic eases into Australian Open fourth round

Juan Martin del Potro was also ousted in round three. "It's another tough match here", said Kerber. This was Sharapova's first appearance at the Australian Open since 2016, when she tested positive for meldonium and later was handed a 15-month ba...

Medical leaders gather at Yale New Haven amid flu outbreak

We're running out of our influenza tests, and I'm trying to budget it out. According to the Center for Disease control, a total of 4,831 influenza cases were reported from 43 counties representing all four DHEC Public Health regions. So far, official...

Sushi Lover Pulls 5-Foot Tapeworm From His Own Body

The man, who had been experiencing bloody diarrhea, pulled the tapeworm from his rectum, wrapped it around an empty toilet paper roll and brought it to the ED. "Cooked salmon is not a problem", he said, "if it's properly cooked". While it's unclear i...

Cincinnati Bengals fans taking their turn giving to another QB's charity

Yet, there is at least one person outside of the Jacksonville locker room who has expressed his respect for Bortles and the underdog Jacksonville Jaguars . The Bills , who had not reached the postseason since 1999, were vaulted in through the back ...

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique agrees new long-term deal

The Spain international's new deal, which ties him to the club until the age of 35, includes a buyout clause of €500million. At worldwide level the defender was part of the Spain squads that won the 2008 and 2012 European Championships and the 2010...

France, UK sign deal to improve border controls

No decision has been taken on where to display the Bayeux Tapestry in the Britain. Britain hasn't said whether it will agree. This implies financial services will have some access to the EU's internal market, which is what the single market is, but...

Juno Therapeutics (JUNO) Cut to "Neutral" at Wedbush

Blackrock Florida Municipal 202 (BFO) has declined 0.62% since January 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 39.76% the S&P500. Zillow Group, Inc. The company has market cap of $7.58 billion. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on...

Deadly blowfish guts sold at grocery; Japanese city officials send emergency warning

A Japanese city issued an emergency alert to residents Monday after two people ate potentially risky portions of fugu fish that should not have been sold. There is no antidote to the poison. Mizuno added that the supermarket told the quarantine...

York County Sheriff's Office Asks For Prayers After Four Officers Shot

Former York County Sheriff Bruce Bryant, now a S.C. House of Representatives member, said he "is sickened and devastated that four law enforcement officers were shot while trying to protect the public". Multiple agencies then began "actively lookin...

Cardinals top coaching target 'expected to accept' Giants job if offered

While Shurmur has been creating miracles with Keenum in Minnesota, he will be entering a somewhat uncertain quarterbacking scenario in NY. Minnesota is now headed to the NFC Championship game after defeating the New Orleans Saints on Sunday with ...

I'm not racist, Trump says after 'shithole countries' remark

Trump triggered a firestorm of criticism last week when he asked in a bipartisan immigration meeting why the U.S.is "having all these people from s***hole countries come here". Michael Bennet, D-Colo., who said on " Meet The Press " that Trump "d...

Has a 'severe' flu season reached its peak in Idaho? Maybe not

The OSDH wants to remind Oklahomans that everyone is at risk for influenza and the flu vaccination is recommended for anyone 6 months of age and older. The vaccine seems to very effective for the strain that's most prevalent in the state right now,...

Breast cancer survival not affected by faulty BRCA genes

Scientists believe the results could help women and doctors make more informed decisions about their treatment in the future. Women under the age of 40 with breast cancer have the same chances of survival whether or not they've been diagnosed wit...

CDC: E.coli Outbreak Threat Likely Over Soon

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said there are seven new E. coli cases in the U.S.in an ongoing outbreak . In a January 8 letter to CDC Director Brenda Fitzgerald, DeLauro didn't mince words: "CDC's stunning lack of guidance to ...

Gasoline prices rise in 2017, EIA reports

According to the Weekly Petroleum Status Report by the EIA, U.S. commercial crude oil inventories (excluding those in the Strategic Petroleum Reserve) of the week ending January 5 decreased by 4.9 million barrels from the previous week. Oil prices ...

Superhero comeback for Hrithik's 44th

A gift for all of you on Hrithik's birthday. Reports of Krrish 4 were going on since a long time and while director-producer Rakesh Roshan had confirmed that it would be made, there was no clarification on its release date. Hrithik's upcoming pro...

CBP stepped up border searches of electronic devices previous year

The new directive improves on the old one in some respects, but it fails to resolve the constitutional concerns that many have raised. Impact: This policy, previously announced in 2017, appears to limit access to information stored exclusively ...

Google doodle honours Indian-American biochemist

According to Google , Dr. Khorana was the youngest of five children and was taught to read and write by his father. He studied at the Punjab University in Lahore from where he obtained an M.Sc degree .In 1945, he was awarded a government fellowsh...

Search

Breaking News

Case of Nipah Virus suspected after sudden death of bats

The Bihar government issued Nipah virus alert on Saturday, asking people to take precautions. The Kozhikode Medical College has 136 patients while nearby Malappuram distr...

Ebola vaccinations begin in rural Congo on Monday: Ministry

Until officials can properly trace the people that the deceased victims came into contact with, they are focusing their efforts on the relatives who cared for them. Health official...

FDA: Some teething remedies can cause possibly fatal side effects in babies

Benzocaine is found in gels, sprays and lozenges for teething, canker sores , sore throats and toothaches, for both adults and children. The FDA said it will take legal action ...

Sleeping In On Weekends May Help You Live Longer

A survey of their sleep habits over that time found that people under 65 who slept less than five hours every night had a mortality rate 65 percent higher than people sleeping at l...

Rose McGowan on Harvey Weinstein: It's a win for all of us

He kept his gaze lowered while shuffled past a barrage of shouted questions. The allegations, first reported by the New York Times and the New Yorker past year , gave rise ...

Polish writer makes Booker Prize history

The Man Booker International Prize , a parallel to the traditional Man Booker Prize, started in 2005 as an award for the combined works of foreign-language authors. From the prese...

Donald Trump banned from blocking Twitter users from his official account

Constitution, which guarantees free speech. By blocking users, Trump prevented them from speaking to others on the reply thread, not just to him, the judge said. The judge ...

Gov. Abbott Convenes First Roundtable On School Safety After Santa Fe Shooting

Attendees of Tuesday's discussion included leaders from the Texas House and Senate and the heads of the Texas Education Agency and the Texas Department of Public Safety. One of the...

Hopes Dwindle For North Korea Meeting, Southern Primary Results, Olympics Scandal

A small group of worldwide journalists have been invited to watch the demolition. "There are certain conditions we want to happen". As he welcomed Moon in the Oval Office, Trump...

Interview magazine announced its closure

Last month, former editorial director Fabien Baron resigned and then filed a lawsuit against the magazine , alleging Brant owes he and his wife, a stylist, $600,000 in total. Baro...

Special Reports

Putin tells Assad 'all foreign troops' will leave Syria

Putin tells Assad 'all foreign troops' will leave Syria

The Russian envoy said: "This is a very complex matter, because these measures must be implemented collectively, and start in parallel with a stabilizing process, because the milit...

$80 Oil Could Kill Smaller Airlines

$80 Oil Could Kill Smaller Airlines

In Ireland, the union representing pilots is now considering balloting members over working practices. 'If that continues to build, it's something we may have to look at again...

General Electric to merge its transportation business with Wabtec

General Electric to merge its transportation business with Wabtec

The first $470 million of gross benefits will be paid to GE, while the remainder (with a net present value of $1.1 billion) accrues to the new Wabtec . Wabtec's chairman Mr Alber...

Justice Department IG to investigate reports of Federal Bureau of Investigation informant inside Trump campaign

Justice Department IG to investigate reports of Federal Bureau of Investigation informant inside Trump campaign

Such a move, Trump allies argue, would render the Mueller investigation into Russia's 2016 election interference illegitimate. The Washington Post called him "a longtime U.S. A...

Baltimore officer killed, suspect remains at large

Baltimore officer killed, suspect remains at large

He said investigators were reviewing the officer's activated body camera. Hogan said Maryland State Police are helping local law enforcement with their search for the suspect "...

Mike D'Antoni makes puzzling statement about 'pressure' ahead of Game 4

Mike D'Antoni makes puzzling statement about 'pressure' ahead of Game 4

Afterward, Curry turned to the crowd and yelled: "This is my fucking house!" (Warning: One of those words is the F-bomb). "She was telling me how I need to wash my mouth out, sayin...

FDA greenlights first nonopioid drug for opioid withdrawal

FDA greenlights first nonopioid drug for opioid withdrawal

Specifically, the studies will investigate the safety of Lucemyra in situations where use may last beyond the 14-day recommended treatment period, as well as what the effects may b...

Surgeon General to the Rescue at 30000 Feet

Surgeon General to the Rescue at 30000 Feet

Neither the doctor nor the airline revealed what the passenger's medical issue was. As per the information from the surgeon general's office, Dr. Jerome Adams was aboard the 1827...

Coli update: You can now safely eat romaine again

Coli update: You can now safely eat romaine again

That means that the agency is no longer advising consumers to avoid buying romaine lettuce in connection with the outbreak . But the last shipment of romaine from Yuma left on Apr...