Congress moves ahead with deal to avoid shutdown

A woman walks on the beach next to the border wall topped with razor wire in Tijuana, Mexico. Trump's first reaction to that result was to fight Congress, shutting down parts of the government from December 22 until January 25. House Speaker Nan... More..

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Washington vaccination rate spikes as measles outbreak continues
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Washington vaccination rate spikes as measles outbreak continues

While data indicate exceptionally high immunization coverage at regional level, they also reflect a record number affected and killed by the disease. Forty-three of the patients in southwest Washington were not...More..

Confirmed Measles Cases In Oregon
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Confirmed Measles Cases In Oregon

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that children get two doses in order to be fully protected. The agency says worldwide travelers returning from Israel and Ukraine-where large outbreak...More..

Measles case confirmed in Central Texas
by | Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Measles case confirmed in Central Texas

Hayla Folden, information officer for District 4 of the Georgia Department of Public Health, said there have only been six cases of measles in Georgia in the past 14 years. It would not be unusual to see so m...More..

World Record Egg Releases Hulu Video About Mental Health
by | Tuesday, February 05, 2019

World Record Egg Releases Hulu Video About Mental Health

The "Egg Gang" partnered up with Hulu and delivered an important message about mental health on social media. The ad reads: "Hi, I'm the world record egg ". This development comes after an announcement o...More..

Northwest US Measles Cases Prompt Look At Vaccine Exemptions
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Northwest US Measles Cases Prompt Look At Vaccine Exemptions

According to Jackson County Public Health, measles is a preventable disease - the best protection is to get vaccinated with the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine (MMR). All three individuals are members of the same...More..

Kamala Harris' plan to eliminate private insurance: What to know
by | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Kamala Harris' plan to eliminate private insurance: What to know

During an interview on CBS News, the 65-year-old said he is not always the smartest person in the room but can build teams of people who are "more skilled" than himself. She also touted her passage of the str...More..

Some Colleges In At Least 12 States Shut Due To Flu Outbreaks
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Some Colleges In At Least 12 States Shut Due To Flu Outbreaks

Commonly called the flu , the Centers for Disease Control website says the influenza season generally begins in October and can last through May. Henry admits the flu shot is not ideal by any means, but sa...More..

Didn't get a flu shot? Get one now
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Didn't get a flu shot? Get one now

Rakel Kling in a press release . While H1N1 was the dominant flu strain last season, this one has already been far worse. Getting flu shots at U.S. Warshawsky. To shorten wait times, you can also schedul...More..

Woman in Vegetative State for Last 14 Years Gives Birth
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Woman in Vegetative State for Last 14 Years Gives Birth

A top executive at Hacienda HealthCare in Phoenix resigned amid a pending investigation into a woman at his facility who recently gave birth despite being in a vegetative state for more than a decade. Pol...More..

Stocks swing to huge gains after jobs report, trade talks
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Stocks swing to huge gains after jobs report, trade talks

Speaking at a panel discussion of the American Economic Association, Powell said that he would not resign if asked by the president. Asked if any future meeting with Trump was scheduled, Powell said , "I...More..

Flu season underway, not too late to get your flu shot
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Flu season underway, not too late to get your flu shot

Four adult deaths and one pediatric death have now been linked to the flu in Kentucky this flu season. Even though flu season is well underway, it's not too late to get the flu vaccine, says Rock. People who ...More..

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., (NASDAQ: WBA)
by | Saturday, December 22, 2018

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., (NASDAQ: WBA)

KS now owns 28,061 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock valued at $1,684,000 after acquiring an additional 6,909 shares in the last quarter. EPS serves as a pointer of a company's profitability. Many market...More..

Democrats Ask Judge to Clarify ACA Ruling, Open Legal Door to Appeal
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Democrats Ask Judge to Clarify ACA Ruling, Open Legal Door to Appeal

If O'Connor's ruling stands, it would deal a major blow to the US health care system. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said: "We expect this ruling will be appealed to the Supreme Court". "T...More..

Federal judge in Texas rules Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Federal judge in Texas rules Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional

An alliance of 19 Republican attorneys general and a governor led by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton challenged the law. Lawyers for the Department of Justice had suggested that O'Connor should not rule ...More..

George H.W. Bush's Dog Sully Pictured Lying Next To His Coffin
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

George H.W. Bush's Dog Sully Pictured Lying Next To His Coffin

This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area. Despite Dole, a longtime USA senator from Kansas, challenging Bush for the Republican nomination in the 1988 presidential ra...More..

What's the Status of AIDS in China?
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

What's the Status of AIDS in China?

According to the data, HIV prevalence and new infections have declined but deaths have continued to increase over the years. "Particularly now with the opioid epidemic, we will fuel, probably, a new HIV ep...More..

Eastern Europe has fastest-growing HIV infection rate worldwide
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Eastern Europe has fastest-growing HIV infection rate worldwide

Although most HIV epidemics in the region are becoming more general in nature, key populations remain the most affected. "We all need to realize our responsibilities and the critical role we all have to pla...More..

9th death reported at pediatric center amid viral outbreak
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

9th death reported at pediatric center amid viral outbreak

It said it did not have laboratory confirmation of adenovirus in the child. The for-profit facility has a pediatric centre and also cares for elderly residents. "The strain has been particularly associated wi...More..

by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

U.S. CDC confirms 62 cases of rare polio-like neurological condition

And for now, it's hard to say if 2018 will equal or surpass spikes seen in 2014 and 2016, Messonnier said, adding that state and federal health officials haven't finished the whole diagnostic algorithm for nume...More..

Women under 40 diagnosed with breast cancer face especially tough road
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

Women under 40 diagnosed with breast cancer face especially tough road

TMS faces Glenpool and the football teams take the Middle School Field at 5 p.m. Funds raised for Side-Out will go toward a clinical trial for patients with stage-four breast cancer. Don't give up. I support yo...More..

NJ surfer dies from 'brain eating amoeba' after visiting Texas water park
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

NJ surfer dies from 'brain eating amoeba' after visiting Texas water park

Tests of his body showed the presence of Naegleria Fowleri , a brain-eating amoeba contracted by ingesting warm freshwater in bodies of water such as lakes, rivers, and hot springs. Naegleria fowleri infecti...More..

Ron DeSantis wins Florida GOP primary for governor
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Ron DeSantis wins Florida GOP primary for governor

In nearly every way Gillum - the Democratic nominee for governor - and DeSantis - the GOP nominee for governor - are at opposite ends of the political spectrum. Putnam had always been considered the fav...More..

White House wobbles on US flag after McCain death
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

White House wobbles on US flag after McCain death

Naval Academy Chapel in Annapolis, Maryland, honouring the life of Sen". President Trump ignored repeated requests for comment about McCain at three news events Monday. "Do not despair of our present difficul...More..

How John McCain reached across the aisle and promoted bipartisanship
by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

How John McCain reached across the aisle and promoted bipartisanship

On the eve of his death, his family announced that he was ending his treatment. "My deepest sympathies and respect go out to the family of Senator John McCain ", he said . He ran again in 2008, this time wi...More..

West Nile confirmed in Greenwood
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

West Nile confirmed in Greenwood

Unusual clusters of dead birds can be reported to the B.C. Interagency Wild Bird Mortality Investigation at 1-866-431-BIRD (2473). The virus is spread to humans who are bitten by an infected mosquito. Accordi...More..

West Nile virus infection reported in Fairfax County
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

West Nile virus infection reported in Fairfax County

Up to 80 percent of people infected with West Nile virus will have no symptoms and will recover on their own. "It is imperative that Pennsylvania residents take common-sense precautions to protect themselves ...More..

CDC expands Honey Smacks cereal recall; 100 sick in 33 states
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

CDC expands Honey Smacks cereal recall; 100 sick in 33 states

The FDA said on Thursday it would follow up with retailers to prevent the sale of the product. " All Honey Smacks cereal was recalled in June 2018". Kellogg Company, which did not respond to an immediate r...More..

Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

CDC researchers emphasized in their report that more than half of those suicides were committed by people who had not been diagnosed with a mental health disorder. And as evidenced by the deaths of Spade and Bo...More..

Recent CDC report finds rates increasing
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Recent CDC report finds rates increasing

Twenty-five states saw percentage rate increases of more than 30 percent over the 17 years. He's talking about the warning signs that eventually led to Shelby's death by suicide in 2009. In light of the...More..

Trump announces date, place for summit with Kim, greets freed men
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Trump announces date, place for summit with Kim, greets freed men

Trump said on Twitter . This combination of file pictures created on May 10, 2018 shows US President Donald Trump during a rally in Washington , Michigan on April 28, 2018, and a photo released from No...More..

It Turns Out Thanos Is A Bit Too Powerful In Fortnite
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

It Turns Out Thanos Is A Bit Too Powerful In Fortnite

I'd say it takes the fun away from playing as him, but it's still exciting when you get the Infinity Gauntlet and drop in. The first to equip the Gauntlet will transform into the mighty Thanos and wield the...More..

Nigeria on red alert over fresh Ebola outbreak
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Nigeria on red alert over fresh Ebola outbreak

The Federal Ministry of Health is to step up emergency surveillance at all land borders and airports after laboratory testing confirmed two of five hemorrhagic fever infections in the DRC as Ebola. There have b...More..

Okorocha orders arrest of Imo Committee members — APC Congress
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Okorocha orders arrest of Imo Committee members — APC Congress

He said his office has not received any formal complaint or petition against the outcome of the ward congress which was carried out based on consensus and affirmation to avoid friction in the party. Chris Fineb...More..

Cardiff boss Neil Warnock praises secret weapon grandson after promotion
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Cardiff boss Neil Warnock praises secret weapon grandson after promotion

If Cardiff fail to win and Fulham claim three points at Birmingham , the Cottagers will go up in second place. "It's the biggest achievement in my 38-year career by an absolute mile", Warnock said . Ins...More..

Karnataka elections: PM Modi addresses BJP's Mahila Morcha through Namo App
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Karnataka elections: PM Modi addresses BJP's Mahila Morcha through Namo App

Gandhi, who has been at the receiving end of Modi's salvos during BJP's poll campaign in Karnataka , said the Prime Minister's personal attacks implied he had no answers to the issues raised by him. He sai...More..

Law enforcement agencies participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Law enforcement agencies participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The Take-Back programs are created to help people get rid of unused drugs that could be misused or abused by others. Police departments throughout Northeast Ohio collected unused and old prescription drugs Sa...More..

Alfie Evans dies 5 days after hospital yanks his life support
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Alfie Evans dies 5 days after hospital yanks his life support

A judge earlier this week sided with his doctors, who said he suffered from a rare and incurable degenerative neurological condition. Evans had a rare degenerative brain condition that left him in a "semi-v...More..

Launch of cervical screening programme helpline hit by technical glitch
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Launch of cervical screening programme helpline hit by technical glitch

Minister for Health Simon Harris has now established a review of the process, to establish how the scandal was allowed to unfold. Cervical Check is writing to doctors today to make sure they've told p...More..

Ronny Jackson withdraws from Veteran Affairs nomination
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Ronny Jackson withdraws from Veteran Affairs nomination

Jackson gained a degree of fame unusual for White House physicians earlier this year when he took questions from the White House press corps on national television, gushing at length about Trump's health after ...More..