Health Care

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:07

Additional informational outreach has included a recorded radio program about flu symptoms and vaccinations, a Lunch and Learn event conducted by infectious disease physician Dr. states, Louisiana, Mississippi and SC, are experiencing high "Influenza-Like Illness" activity. This year's flu vaccine may not be as effective at protecting people against one of the most common, nasty strains of the flu .

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:06

Shaun Jayakar - a family medicine specialist from St. John Hospital in Detroit - said it's too soon to draw these conclusions. Greene County Public Health is reminding residents that flu season is beginning to take hold of the Miami Valley region and that everyone six months and older, including pregnant women, should get a seasonal flu vaccine.

by | December 10, 2017 | 04:39

The cause remains under investigation, according to Cal Fire. The largest, named the Thomas Fire, has covered some 90,000 acres. "We are in the beginning of a protracted wind event", Ken Pimlott, director of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, told the Los Angeles Times .

by | December 08, 2017 | 02:05

There remains about two more weeks of shooting on Bohemian Rhapsody , Variety noted, citing sources. X-Men director Singer was sacked by 20th Century Fox from the movie last week. He then accused the studio of refusing to grant him leave in order to care for "a gravely ill parent" as well as his own health. The film, about British rock band Queen and its frontman, is expected to be released as scheduled on December 25, 2018 .

by | December 08, 2017 | 02:01

While rare, there are flu-related deaths each season. Health-care workers and people whose close contacts have underlying medical conditions have additional impetus to get inoculated against the flu , she said. Doctors have been warning of a bad flu season in the U.S. because of what happened in Australia. The CDC has seen 7,000 cases this year, that double what they saw last year at this time.

by | December 08, 2017 | 02:01

Those who ate small amounts of cheese daily showed a 14 per cent less chance of developing heart disease, while stroke risk was slashed by 10 per cent. This basically means that higher quantities of cheese aren't necessarily better. Another thing to keep in mind is that the data regarding cheese consumption was self-reported, and people are notorious for over or under-estimating the amount of food they've eaten.

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:11

The 41-year-old coach posted a 7-5 record in his first season with the Ducks. Oregon's Willie Taggart will become the next head coach at #FSU . He replaces Jimbo Fisher, who took the job at Texas A&M. He will coach the Seminoles in the December 27 Independence Bowl against Southern Mississippi. The Florida State football program has its new leader.

by | December 03, 2017 | 01:40

Saudi Arabia has been locked in a fight with the Houthi rebels since it joined the Yemen war in 2015. " I call upon the brothers in neighboring states and the alliance to stop their aggression, lift the siege, open the airports and allow food aid and the saving of the wounded and we will turn a new page by virtue of our neighborliness ", Saleh said in a televised speech.

by | December 03, 2017 | 01:27

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said 400 fishermen stranded in the sea were rescued so far by the defence teams while the search and rescue for the rest of the missing fishermen continues in earnest. Chennai: Heavy rains continued to batter coastal areas of Kerala and south Tamil Nadu, crippling normal life, even as Cyclone Ockhi lay centered about 80km north-northeast of Minicoy in Lakshadweep.

by | November 26, 2017 | 02:03

Considering the ever-growing harassment of women, the United Nations General Assembly has designated November 25 as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. This evidence, however, doesn't improve the actions for women's inclusion, leadership and protection. The groups recommend five steps health care workers can take respond to and help prevent violence against women.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:36

He says that "at a time of starvation and a time of cholera, it's very important" to keep all aid channels open. The Houthi government on Tuesday announced the country's main global airport was fully functional again a week after a Saudi-led airstrike destroyed the facility's navigation system .

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:31

Pistorius was imprisoned in July past year after being found guilty on appeal of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day 2013 in a case that attracted worldwide interest. The Organisation Justice for Victims tweeted that 13 years was "still no justice". There is no death penalty in South Africa. "After the trial‚ he tried to make contact‚" Roux said.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:23

Those who drink three or four cups of coffee every day could significantly reduce the chances of early death, a study suggests. The NHS recommends pregnant women have no more than 200mg of caffeine a day - two mugs of instant coffee - because too much can increase the risk of miscarriage.

by | November 18, 2017 | 02:09

State Supreme Court Justice Bill O'Neill said in a Facebook post on Friday that in light of the recent allegations against Sen. O'Neill's Facebook post sparked some confusion among his social media followers, many them admitting they initially thought the Supreme Court justice had been hacked.

by | November 15, 2017 | 02:02

He had also termed the video "an insult to the women of Gujarat". "The video was uploaded to YouTube from some other country". Gujarati channels have been airing a four-minute clip which shows a man resembling Hardik Patel with an unidentified woman.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:24

Washington Redskins wide receiver Maurice Harris was promoted from the practice squad earlier this week and he's already got a highlight-reel catch he'll remember forever against the Minnesota Vikings. His 36-yard touchdown catch on Sunday was the first scoring reception of his career. Following Thielen's lead, they played leap frog in the end zone.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:16

Two types of metal fidget spinners, called the Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Brass and the Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Metal, are sold at Target and were found to contain far beyond the legal amount of lead designated safe for products aimed at kids.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:52

A pretrial hearing was set for November 30. Meanwhile, the defendant is free on a $7,500 bond. The New York Times , citing neighbors and Republican lawmakers familiar with the incident, reported that the assault stemmed from a landscaping dispute.

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:57

After campaigning on raising the minimum wage, developing affordable housing, and treating youth violence as a public health issue, Jenkins won in a landslide, pulling over 73 percent of voters' first choice votes. Outgoing Council Member Elizabeth Glidden said she expects Jenkins to "change this city, and honestly change this nation". In a historic win , Andrea Jenkins has secured the Ward 8 seat on the Minneapolis City Council.

by | November 08, 2017 | 09:36

The resulting cognitive lapses in turn affect how one perceives and reacts to their surroundings. The new study gives us a detailed look at how that lack of sleep could be affecting the brain - at least in this sample of 12 people with epilepsy , doing this particular task.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:07

In a column penned for a popular Tamil weekly news magazine, Haasan said that the right wing could no longer deny the existence of Hindu terror and that Hindus were "losing faith in " Satyameva Jayate " and instead subscribing to "might is right".

by | October 30, 2017 | 02:25

Summer Rae is the third release to be mentioned on Sunday. She had most recently been defeated by Asuka twice in the past week; first at "TLC" and then the following night on " Raw ". After fizzling out with The Nexus, he joined several other former NXT contestants from various seasons in the fifth "Redemption" season, and it was there where he teamed up with Titus O'Neil to form The Prime Time Players.

by | October 29, 2017 | 03:49

Halloween can be extra scary for kids with food allergies. Many a times, Halloween can be really tough on children suffering from severe food allergies. Additionally, try to choose latex-free items, as there are children who have latex allergies. The world-wide movement aims to make trick-or-treating inclusive to all.

by | October 28, 2017 | 01:19

The bank had reported a provision of Rs 946.3 crore for the year. However, the bank has also made a one-time gain of ₹2,012 crore during the June-Sep period of this financial year by selling stake in ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company.

by | October 28, 2017 | 01:16

The pact runs to March 2018, but they are considering extending it. West Texas Intermediate, the US benchmark for the price of oil, was more or less unchanged at $52.21 per barrel. Asia's fuel oil crack fell for a third consecutive session on Friday amid rising fuel oil inventories across key storage hubs over the past week as well as strength in crude oil prices, trade sources said.

by | October 27, 2017 | 01:04

Just three minutes post, the Malians bounced back as their leading goal-scorer Lassana N'Diaye released a left-footed shot into the bottom right corner of the goal. A two goal lead at half time meant Mali had to do a lot of work. Spain were awarded a penalty when a mistake by the Mali defence saw an unmarked Cesar Gelabert storm into the penalty box before being brought down by Abdoulaye Diaby .

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:11

The number of victims believed to have been abused by a track coach and school aide in Maryland has nearly doubled: A 206-count indictment made public this week accuses 30-year-old Carlos Deangelo Bell of abusing 42 boys between May 2015 and June 2017, Fox reports.

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:03

The poll also showed a majority of Republicans favoring legalization for the first time, with 51 percent expressing support. When Gallup first posed the marijuana legalization question in October 1969, only 12 percent of respondents were in favor.

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:01

Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and vaping are being banned in bars, restaurants and most workplaces in the U.S. state of NY under a new law that takes effect in 30 days. It has already raised concerns that NY lawmakers are blowing smoke over the wrong products. Bayer said he thinks lawmakers don't understand the difference between e-cigarettes and traditional smokes, and are "responding in uncertainty".

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:08

Bergdahl was at the center of an worldwide controversy when he was freed from captivity by the Taliban after five years, during which he suffered extreme torture, in exchange for five Guantanmo Bay detainees. Jeffery R. Nance, that he was trying to reach the base from where he was dispatched. He replied that he couldn't say anything more about the case, "but I think people have heard my comments in the past".

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:03

Sasi was being taken to hospital after he complained of breathing problems, but he died around 11.15 am on his way to the Surya hospital here. He has directed Hindi and Tamil movies too. The industry & I mourn a great technician. He found his place in the hearts of Malayalees through his movies like "Aroodam", which won a National Award for best feature film on national integration.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:07

Before Gemma went on the female producer told her there was a trap door in the middle of the stage. "I've got to consult a lawyer", she told The Sun . "Apart from stacking it on stage, I am having the best time of my life!" she joked. "They were screaming, 'Get her out, get her out, her legs are going to be crushed, get her up'".

by | October 23, 2017 | 05:35

This year's goal is to raise more than $37,000, which is used for breast cancer research and programs that provide services to breast cancer patients, such as Look Good, Feel Better and Reach to Recovery . "We have noticed great growth year after year with just the community involvement and excitement around this event and with major support for our survivors", she said.

by | October 22, 2017 | 02:57

In a tweet sent out today (Saturday), the PCB Chairman said that, yes, a player had indeed been approached by a spot-fixer and had offered him a chance to join in. The investigation will now be taken forward by ICC's Anti-Corruption unit (ACU). "As per rules he immediately reported to PCB who informed ICC". Previously, Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif have been banned for five years by PCB's anti-corruption tribunal after the PSL was rocked by a spot-fixing scandal.

by | October 22, 2017 | 02:42

She was allegedly kidnapped by unidentified men while she was on her way to work in an autorickshaw from her home in Lahore on August 19, 2015. The Journalist's family had assumed her to be dead but at last she had been rescued by security forces.

by | October 22, 2017 | 01:55

The area and state unemployment rates are not seasonally adjusted because the labor department provides only that figure for metropolitan statistical areas in Kansas. The number of people actively participating in the labor force increased 18,700 over the month to 3,010,600, according to a news release from the department, and the number of people reporting themselves as employed increased 14,800 to 2,934,100.

by | October 21, 2017 | 01:02

Although much attention has been paid to the decline of bees and butterflies, the latest findings suggest a problem with a much wider scope. "However", he continued, "when you get an over 75 percent decline in total insect biomass, you know this is not due to a few or vulnerable species".

by | October 19, 2017 | 00:57

Mirotic charged at Portis twice before Portis threw a punch and connected with Mirotic's face, according to the report . The Chicago Bulls also sent a player to the hospital with broken bones on the NBA's opening night . "And as we all know when you make mistakes, you have to suffer the consequences". Mirotic has to wait until concussion symptoms subside before doctors can perform any surgery, so the four-to-six-week timetable could change.

by | October 17, 2017 | 01:02

Three days after the Allahabad High Court acquitted Rajesh and Nupur Talwar of the murder of their teenage daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj, the dentist couple will finally walk out of Dasna jail in Ghaziabad on Monday. "Had they taken it, the amount would have approximately been Rs. 49,500", Jailor D. Maurya said. "We were concerned about the fate of our dental department after their release.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:57

The hack was discovered by a major Defence contractor. Experts at the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) codenamed the hacker "Alf" after the character from the television drama Home and Away . "That is a stretch". "Security thinking needs to change; organisations need to move away from the concept of owned and unowned networks or infrastructure and consider only users, applications and secure access - and the security industry must facilitate that shift".