Medicine

Is Myanmar 'whitewashing' the Rohingya crisis?

Welcoming Bill Richardson's decision to resign from the Advisory Board on Rakhine State - terming the board as whitewashing Advisory Board, ARSA Commander-in-Ch...


Shelter responds to new government figures on rough sleeping

Local newspaper the Argus reported in December that 17 of what it termed "Brighton's homeless community", with an average age of 46, died previous year in c...


Vince McMahon on Kaepernick Playing in the XFL: 'Why Not?'

This way, they can treat the formation of the league with some more care. The postseason will feature two semifinal playoff games before the championship. "This...


Flu-related deaths in children are on the rise

Why is the flu season so bad? Ray said the flu outbreak isn't confined to Bowling Green. More information can be found on their website . People older tha...


Man Gets 5-Foot Long Tapeworm From Eating Sushi Everyday

He did, be that as it may, tell Banh "I eat crude salmon relatively consistently", the specialist said amid the podcast . "I have seen and treated intestinal...


Bikram hot yoga not better than regular yoga says a study

Most forms of yoga are thought to aid. But it is now more often known as hot yoga, following a scandal involving pioneer Bikram Choudhury, who has faced accus...


"Tide Pod Challenge" disturbs local health officials

The AAPCC warns that swallowing them could lead to seizures, pulmonary edema, respiratory arrest, coma or, in extreme cases, even death. Social media platfo...


What you need to know about this season's brutal flu

In California, among the hardest-hit states, the virus struck surprisingly early this season. Our season peaks between December and the end of February. "We kno...


Senate Democrats close to majority in drive to restore net neutrality

Democrats looking to override the Federal Communications Commission's December 14 decision to repeal net neutrality rules say that they have locked down 50 ...


New Video Shows Chibok Girls Vowing Not To Return

Nigeria is trying to show it is making progress against the extremist group that has killed more than 20 000 people during its eight-year insurgency. Stills o...


4 flu-related deaths in the state, including 1 in Middle Georgia

Jones says she has seen more flu cases this year than last. Cartter said "We're hearing from hospitals across the state that many are full, they have no extra...


More cases in E. coli outbreak

General Manager Dale Huss looks over a field of romaine lettuce with drip lines installed in it at Sea Mist Farms in Castroville Wednesday, May 22, 2013. "The F...


Who Will Buy GoPro? Company Said To Explore Sale

Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 704,907 shares of company stock valued at $6,478,800. GoPro initially put the Karma on sale in October 2016, but...


Secretary for Northern Ireland James Brokenshire resigns

She was making her first comments just hours after being given the job by British Prime Minister Theresa May following the resignation on health grounds of he...


Blood Donations Go Uncollected Due To Winter Weather: American Red Cross

Twenty-five blood drives across the state were canceled during last week's storm, leaving the Massachusetts Red Cross 681 donations short. More than 150 blood...


Brees leads Saints past Panthers in NFC wild card game

But under pressure brought by defensive end Cameron Jordan, Newton was flagged for intentional grounding, leaving Carolina with a third-and-25. Newton's 56-ya...


Transport workers in TN reject Madras HC direction to call off strike

The minister said, "I appeal to employees to come back for duty, honorable court has also asked them to come back". He also warned that strict action will be ...


Almost $1 billion up for grabs in Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots

The jackpot victor can choose a cash option and receive $281 million. One Virginia ticket is worth $1 million, lottery officials announced Saturday morning. The...


The Raiders Want Jon Gruden

In his first two seasons as the Raiders head coach, Del Rio was seen as a messiah of sorts , taking a team that had a total of eleven wins over the course of t...


Trump fires entire HIV/AIDS council by FedEx letter

Newsweek reports that the 16 members received their notice of termination by FedEx mail on Wednesday. Jim Driscoll, a Trump supporter who served on the counc...


Urgent need for blood donations in Charlottetown over holiday season

With the holidays underway, the United Blood Services is working diligently to ensure blood supply remains strong approaching the New Year. Travel, family act...


Views How to prepare your workforce for flu season

In some regions , cases had risen eight-fold by early December compared with a year ago and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has noted a high number of ca...


More pregnant women are using marijuana, study finds

California's initiative requires marijuana products to bear labels warning of potential health hazards, including that marijuana use while pregnant or breastfee...


Jadhav's family to meet him shortly

Kulbhushan's family, which travelled to Islamabad to meet him, would return shortly, as the meeting ended. He said Pakistan has concrete evidences against ...


Comcast, AT&T trickle down $1K bonuses to employees after corporate tax bonanza

Inc.in a statement said "this legislation achieves many objectives important to Lilly, including a significant corporate tax rate reduction, territorial tax...


Eric Schmidt relinquinshes Alphabet executive chairman position to become merely "technical director"

He also plans to spend time on philanthropy and on "science and technology issues", he said in the statement. No reason was given for the sudden departure, ...


Pakistan issues visas to Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife and mother

Islamabad last week said it was allowing the wife and mother of Mr. Jadhav - on death row in Pakistan for alleged espionage and terrorist activities - to meet ...


Kids Are Counting on Congress to Protect Their Health

The chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Rep. Greg Walden of OR, said last week that the CHIP extension will be included in the short-term gov...


Two more flu deaths reported in Oklahoma

The flu season in El Paso runs from October to May, generally peaking in January and February. Officials say flu activity began earlier this season than usual...


Flu Shot is Safe for Those with Egg Allergies

Last year, flu activity did not reach this level until mid-January. Almost 100 people have been hospitalized for flu and the highest number of cases was in Ha...


Flu is widespread in NY state, health department says

Manufacturing, health care, education, assisted living/memory care and hospitality are just a few of the major industries in our community and all of these busi...


Here's the first trailer for season two of Jessica Jones

Netflix has just dropped a new trailer for the upcoming second season of Marvel show Jessica Jones . "In season 1, we focused on Jessica's trauma, on Jess...


Flu season soars in the United States, especially in the South

The newest department of health numbers confirm that flu season is here. As of November 25, nearly 2,100 lab-confirmed cases had been detected in various pa...


Duterte seeks another year to solve drug problem

PDEA, as chair of the Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs (ICAD), shall coordinate all government efforts in this regard, Roque said. The Dangerous D...


OR begins search for next head football coach

Oregon's Willie Taggart will become the next head coach at #FSU . Taggart will become the first full time African-American head coach in program history, a...