Health Care

by | December 14, 2017 | 10:23

The new weekly FluView report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for week 48 ending December 2, 2017, is reporting widespread flu activity in 7 states - Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Virginia - up from 4 states the previous week.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:14

It will play only limited-overs matches until its two-test series against England in March. This is the second game in a row where the West Indies have been fined for slow over-rate. The Kiwis made 373 in their first innings after being asked to bat by the Windies , who replied with 221. A series to forget for West Indies and for Ambris.

by | December 13, 2017 | 03:57

In his study, Sue also notes that the term man flu has become so common that it is included in the Oxford and Cambridge dictionaries, with Oxford defining it as "a cold or similar minor ailment as experienced by a man who is regarded as exaggerating the severity of the symptoms".

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:03

However, doctors insist we can not underestimate the importance of "herd immunity", and that the shot may be more effective as lessening illness in those who do get sick. This report also includes granular analysis of the market share , geographic regions and revenue forecasts and of the North America Flu Vaccine market .

by | December 09, 2017 | 10:41

Republican Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona says he is resigning January 31 amid a House Ethics Committee investigation of possible sexual harassment. In his resignation statement, he said he and his wife have struggled with infertility and used multiple surrogates in the past. They had twins through a surrogate, but subsequent attempts to have another child by either adoption or another surrogate fell through.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:37

The U.S. sees 140,000 to 710,000 flu-related hospitalization each year and between 12,000 and 56,000 deaths each year, according to the World Health Organization. Said Patsy Kelso with the Vermont Department of Health. Nevertheless, the state is urging everyone to get a flu shot. "We're seeing earlier cases, and the predominant strain is H3N2, which is different from prior seasons", he adds.

by | December 06, 2017 | 01:08

Florida State has called a news conference for Wednesday morning to introduce Taggart. Taggart danced around the topic of the Florida State opening when speaking with reporters last week. Taggart grew up in Florida and coached at the University of South Florida before joining the Ducks. Florida State will not require near that level of rebuild, despite needing to reschedule a game against Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday to extend the country's longest bowl streak to 36 games.

by | December 05, 2017 | 02:30

Many families who attended the event say they don't often go to the mall because of the crowds and loud noises, but this event let them get the experience of Christmas shopping without the chaos. "It makes it doable", said Smith". "It's just really feels great to be able to help families do something that a lot of us take for granted". "Or sometimes Luke will just absolutely shut down and it's like he's not there - it's just too much for him".

by | November 26, 2017 | 02:03

The day of recognition kicks off a 16-day United Nations campaign against gender-based violence, which ends on Human Rights Day Dec. 10. These dates are chosen to symbolically link the issue of violence against women with human rights, while emphasizing that abuse of women is a violation of these rights, stated a release.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:34

Years of conflict and worldwide embargo have caused a starvation in Yemen . The coalition has given clearance for U.N. flights in and out of Sanaa from Amman on Saturday, involving the regular rotation of aid workers, said Jens Laerke, spokesman of the U.N.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:31

The court in Bloemfontein handed down the minimum 15-year term for murder in South Africa, minus the time he has already served. He was originally sentenced for culpable homicide, then replaced with murder in 2016. The new sentence was backdated to start on the day he began his murder sentence, on July 6 a year ago. There is no death penalty in South Africa. Pistorius must serve at least half of the 13 years and five months - almost seven years - before he can be considered for parole.

by | November 25, 2017 | 01:24

Past researches had also suggested health benefits of moderate Coffee drinking. At the same time, high consumption is associated with an increased risk of bone fractures in women, and can also lead to a higher risk of rheumatoid arthritis. The greatest benefit was seen for liver conditions, like cirrhosis. Most of the evidence, however, is from observational studies, which can only find probable associations but can't prove cause and effect.

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:44

Coming into Friday night, the Suns are really struggling, as they have lost seven of their last eight games. The Lakers have dropped five of six games since opening the season 5-5, and they rank last in the National Basketball Association in both turnovers and three-point shooting.

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:41

He accomplished his arguably gruesome operation by fusing the spine, nerves and blood vessels of the first subject with those of the second. Like when he claimed to have successfully transplanted a monkey's head previous year. That will be followed by a "formal head transplant" operation in China in December, according to Newsweek. "Everyone said it was impossible, but the operation worked", he said.

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:58

The "Selfish" author's unnamed surrogate is due in January. Kim "hated being pregnant", but she reveals that she would have preferred to go that route if there weren't so many potential complications. 'You know, it is really different, ' she told Entertainment Tonight . It's no secret that Kim had hard pregnancies with 4-year-old daughter North and 1-year-old son Saint.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:26

He threw for 3,029 yards, 13 touchdowns and 12 interceptions during that stretch. The Los Angeles Rams (7-2) are on top of the NFC West as they have won their last four games including a 33-7 win over the Houston Texans . The quarterback's return to the starting lineup, however, remains on hold. They would have a 10-day break between that game and their December 3 trip to Atlanta to face the Falcons.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:18

The company announced the move after a report on Thursday from U.S. PIRG, a public advocacy group, said Fidget Wild Premium brass and metal spinners contained high lead levels, the story said. U.S. PIRG argued that though the fidget spinners were marketed for people 14 or older, Target also said on its website that it was available for children 6 or older.

by | November 05, 2017 | 02:29

Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton leaves the 9/11 Commemoration Ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on Sept. 11, 2016, in New York City. "We had no addendum like this, no memorandum, no agreement like this", said Mark Longabaugh, who was the campaign's chief liaison to the DNC. "I had no idea there was side memorandum with the Clinton campaign", he added.

by | November 02, 2017 | 01:06

The meeting was held ahead of a meeting of the party's National Executive Committee holding on Tuesday. But speaking with State House Correspondents after the meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, on Monday, Tinubu who stated that he has confidence in the leadership of Buhari and the current administration, however refused to say a word on the 2019 presidential election.

by | November 01, 2017 | 00:53

The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization, released new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades . "We commend the Maryland Health Care Commission for their leadership, which was instrumental in getting Leapfrog the data needed to issue these grades".

by | October 30, 2017 | 02:23

She would have impressive runs in NXT , but often saw her main roster career derailed due to injuries. Emma has yet to address her release on social media. In 2012, he was paired with Titus O'Neil as The Prime Time Players. Young was back to wrestling activities now that he's healthy again, but cis appears WWE didn't see much room for him in their company.

by | October 29, 2017 | 03:50

Know that a candy that has been safe for your child in the past may now have different ingredients. "Halloween is pretty much centered around candy and one out of 13 kids in America have a food allergy". Due to the serious effects that can arise from food allergies, Guerrera feels this is an important cause. A holiday like Halloween can continue to be exciting and a little spooky without the emphasis on candy treats, and the more people who join the Teal Pumpkin Project , the closer we are ...

by | October 28, 2017 | 01:18

Oil prices declined, with Brent crude futures falling 23 cents to $58.10 a barrel and U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude off 45 cents at $52.02 as of 1:36 p.m. The November 180-cst fuel oil crack to Dubai crude widened to minus $2.65 a barrel, its widest discount since October 6. The global benchmark crude traded at a premium of $6.26 to WTI, the widest in more than four weeks.

by | October 27, 2017 | 01:06

African champions Mali lost 3-1 to Spain in the second semi-final of the 2017 Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup in India on Wednesday. Around the one-hour mark, Chieck Oumar Doucoure's shot from 30 yards out hit the crossbar and bounced out after crossing the goal-line. The goal was his fifth of the tournament for the African champions.

by | October 27, 2017 | 01:00

According to the weekly FluView report , local influenza activity was reported by five states - California, Colorado, Massachusetts, Oklahoma and SC - up from two states the previous week, while the US Virgin Islands and 38 states reported sporadic influenza activity.