Medical

News

Nike x England … World Cup Russia 2018

Bryn wrote: "Fair play. the new England kit looks no different to any of the last 6". While others actually thought the new training kit, which appears to be a homage to the 1982 kit adorned by Glenn Hoddle and co, should be the home kit.

Healthcast : A Study on an Amino Acid & It's Impact on Breast Cancer

When scientists reduced asparagine in animals with breast cancer, they found that the number of secondary tumours in other tissues fell dramatically. "This finding adds vital information to our understanding of how we can stop cancer spreading - th...

Study shows polar bear metabolic rates are higher than previously predicted

The bears were fitted with Global Positioning System collars that had cameras to record point-of-view videos of each. "Arctic communities are not prepared to deal with such a spill, and when it happens the contaminants will have long-term impacts o...

First 'Super Blue Blood Moon' for over 150 years

Here's how it breaks down. "It's also the second full moon of the month, commonly known as a 'blue moon ". The actual total eclipse will occur from 8:51 p.m.to 10:08 p.m., during which the full moon will have a copper hue when it becomes complet...

Flu cases - and deaths - continue rising in Pennsylvania

If you or your child is sick with flu-like illness, contact your healthcare provider as soon as possible and follow their guidance on treatment. We encourage parents and employees to take extra precautions given the severity of the year's flu season ...

Punjab's Most Wanted Gangster Vicky Gounder Shot Dead In Police Encounter

While he was wanted in about 15 cases of kidnapping, murder and robbery in the northern states, he shot to fame in 2015, when he killed Sukha Kahlwan, a rival. Two pistols of.32 bore and one pistol of 0.30 bore, and a large quantity of ammunition alo...

Myanmar police kill 8 protesters in Rakhine State

Under the November agreement, Rohingya will need to provide evidence of their residency in Myanmar in order to return-something many say they do not have. The United Nations estimates that more than 650,000 Rohingya refugees have fled to Bangladesh s...

Oakland County urges flu shots after reporting almost 1000 cases since October

Oklahoma City-County Health Department (OCCHD) epidemiologists are cautioning residents to take every preventative step available now in the midst of rising numbers of hospitalizations and deaths due to influenza across the state and nation.

Alarming: A&E chiefs from 68 hospitals warn patients are 'dying prematurely'

The letter was in fact leaked to the Health Service Journal . The latest figures for the seven days ending December 31 show that just 57.3 per cent of those patients attending NHS Forth Valley's flagship A&E unit were seen and either admitted, t...

Florida's Children's Health Insurance Program faces uncertainty

The CBO based its report on a Senate Bill to extend CHIP funding for five years. As members of Congress debate ways to pay for the program, Montoya said the prospect that he and his family may need several hundred dollars more per month to cove...

New secretary of state appointed following reshuffle

Mr Brokenshire - who turned 50 on Sunday - stood down on Monday ahead of British PM Theresa May's cabinet reshuffle and revealed that he is to undergo surgery for a lung condition. Brokenshire took the role of secretary of state in July 2016, a few...

Weather cancels blood drives, Red Cross needs help

More than 150 blood drives have already been cancelled this year causing over 5,500 blood and platelet donations to go uncollected. The Red Cross is desperate to find 10 whole blood donors and five plasma donors who can give blood at the Ipswich...

Steve Bannon Apologizes For Controversial Comments About Donald Trump Jr

Trump said he never granted Wolff an interview for the book and blamed former adviser Steve Bannon , who he called "Sloppy Steve", for granting Wolff access at the White House. " Donald Trump , Jr.is both a patriot and a good man", read Bannon...

Cancer death rate down 26 percent since 1991

Breast, lung, prostate and colorectal cancers account for 45 percent of all cancer-related deaths. Steady reductions in smoking , plus better detection and treatment , accounted for a significant part of the decline. Currently, fewer cases of p...

Federal court in California rules against Trump's trans military ban

Trump's previous two travel bans, issued by executive orders on January 27 and March 6, were also challenged. A three-judge panel said , "For a third time, we are called upon to assess the legality of the president's efforts to bar over 150 milli...

UN Ambassador Haley Puts Iranian Terror Weapons on Display

In an earlier tweet on Thursday, the chief diplomat also compared Haley's allegations against Iran to those of former USA secretary of state Colin Powell who alleged in 2003 that former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein was hiding weapons of mass destruc...

Will you get the flu shot?

Last year, a similar vaccine was 43 percent effective against the H3N2 virus and 48 percent effective overall, according to the CDC . Although it is relatively early in this flu season, influenza activity in SC at this point has been higher tha...

This year's flu vaccine might only be 10% effective against predominant strain

The flu season usually peaks in late January or February, sometimes as late as March, but this year, some predictions warn that cases of flu could soar right around the winter holiday season. "By getting the vaccine you're not only protecting you...

Rakitic Looking Forward To Facing Messi At World Cup

The Franco-German spoke at length about his expectations at Russian Federation 2018 after the draw was staged in Moscow today. Seyi Dada-Martins, a multimedia consultant, also said: "It is a very dicey group we have been drawn into, but I'm confi...

Coffee May Carry Health Benefits, Scientists Say

It also found that women at increased risk of fracture should possibly be excluded. In fact, the largest benefit was for diseases of the liver, including cirrhosis . And pregnant women are at greater risk of losing their baby if they drink too much ...

Trump is hitting the links with Tiger Woods and Dustin Johnson

Trump and Tiger Woods at the PGA golf tournament in Doral, Florida, in 2013. Currently, Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.is slated to hold the 2022 PGA Championship. Trump criticized former President Barack Obama for golfing too much dur...

Bill Clinton accused by 4 different women of sexual harassment

In addition, the anonymous official also claimed that Hillary Clinton is angry with her husband for being involved in another scandal and was tempted to hire a team of detectives to find dirt on the women until her husband's attorneys convinced her...

Health officials urge flu vaccine

Director of Nursing Karen Brown says it's hard to predict the severity of each flu season. People can get the flu shot at doctors' offices, pharmacies, walk-in clinics, and VCH flu and travel clinics. For the week ending October 14-the second week ...

Drug take back set for Saturday

The Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition (SAP) is working with the Drug Enforcement Administration to provide the community with a place to dispose of unneeded prescription medication. The program has led to the collection of more than 4.1 million po...

Trump releases petition for anthem standing: 'show patriotism'

The Trump campaign team earlier this month offered supporters an "I STAND FOR THE FLAG" sticker in exchange for contributions of at least $5 to the committee, and Trump himself has frequently tweeted on the subject. Goodell said he understood the c...

Floating Ocean Wind Turbines Could Power The Entire World, Researchers Say

The study found that such a very big wind farm could capitalize on low-pressure systems throughout the winter which more efficiently combine the upper atmospheric winds with the surface level winds, producing greater yields in wind farm power gen...

Copy-Trump blames San Juan mayor, Democrats over Puerto Rico response

Almost all of Puerto Rico has been left without power and running water after Maria ravaged the island, leaving at least 16 people dead. I recommend that today and tomorrow we use the general theme of supporting the governor and standing with the...

Central Florida leaders working to create reception center for displaced Puerto Ricans

Russel Honore, highly lauded for commanding the military response after another big storm, Hurricane Katrina in 2005, said the military deployments to Puerto Rico should have begun at least four days earlier. On Wednesday, Trump suggested again t...

Energy and gene editing could be sticking points for German coalition

Shouting slogans such as "All Berlin hates the AfD!" and " Nazi pigs!", the demonstrators gathered outside a building in Germany's capital where the anti-immigrant party's leaders were celebrating winning an estimated 13.1 percent of the votes i...

AG Sessions: Boise State among colleges creating 'a shelter for fragile egos'

He announced the Justice Department would submit a statement of interest in a campus free speech lawsuit and said he anticipated more such moves soon. Sessions spoke to an invitation-only crowd at Georgetown University's law school. The Foundat...

China and Russian Federation begin naval drills near North Korea

Washington's rhetoric about military options for dealing with North Korea reached a new phase as U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis told reporters Monday that one military option wouldn't put Seoul at grave risk. Many experts say it's only a ma...

National Football League team values rise, Dallas Cowboys worth $4.8B

The Dallas Cowboys captured the top spot for the 11th straight year, with a value of $4.8 billion, up 14%, according to Forbes . The other team in Los Angeles, the Chargers, received a small lift with their move to Los Angeles, going from $2.08 b...

United Nations appeals for aid as Myanmar refugee exodus nears 300000

Rohingya refugees walk through a paddy field after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. More than 300,000 Rohyingya refugees have fled Myanmar as tensions continue to rise in the country. Myanmar's government has blame...

Rohingyas, infra on PM's agenda for talks with Suu

Around 40,000 Rohingyas are said to be staying illegally in India. "We have to take care of innocent citizens as our resources are not as adequate as required, but we try our best and make ensure that every citizen is entitled to the protection o...

Southgate praises England for not panicking

Gareth Southgate praised his players for remaining patient and showing "real courage" after sections of England's travelling support turned on the team before they left it late to overwhelm Malta 4-0 in their World Cup qualifier on Friday.

Search

Breaking News

Weather cancels blood drives, Red Cross needs help

More than 150 blood drives have already been cancelled this year causing over 5,500 blood and platelet donations to go uncollected. The Red Cross is desperate to find 10 whole...

Steve Bannon Apologizes For Controversial Comments About Donald Trump Jr

Trump said he never granted Wolff an interview for the book and blamed former adviser Steve Bannon , who he called "Sloppy Steve", for granting Wolff access at the White Hou...

Cancer death rate down 26 percent since 1991

Breast, lung, prostate and colorectal cancers account for 45 percent of all cancer-related deaths. Steady reductions in smoking , plus better detection and treatment , accoun...

Federal court in California rules against Trump's trans military ban

Trump's previous two travel bans, issued by executive orders on January 27 and March 6, were also challenged. A three-judge panel said , "For a third time, we are called upon ...

UN Ambassador Haley Puts Iranian Terror Weapons on Display

In an earlier tweet on Thursday, the chief diplomat also compared Haley's allegations against Iran to those of former USA secretary of state Colin Powell who alleged in 2003 that ...

Will you get the flu shot?

Last year, a similar vaccine was 43 percent effective against the H3N2 virus and 48 percent effective overall, according to the CDC . Although it is relatively early in this fl...

This year's flu vaccine might only be 10% effective against predominant strain

The flu season usually peaks in late January or February, sometimes as late as March, but this year, some predictions warn that cases of flu could soar right around the winter ...

Rakitic Looking Forward To Facing Messi At World Cup

The Franco-German spoke at length about his expectations at Russian Federation 2018 after the draw was staged in Moscow today. Seyi Dada-Martins, a multimedia consultant, also ...

Coffee May Carry Health Benefits, Scientists Say

It also found that women at increased risk of fracture should possibly be excluded. In fact, the largest benefit was for diseases of the liver, including cirrhosis . And pregnant ...

Trump is hitting the links with Tiger Woods and Dustin Johnson

Trump and Tiger Woods at the PGA golf tournament in Doral, Florida, in 2013. Currently, Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.is slated to hold the 2022 PGA Championship. T...

Special Reports

Bill Clinton accused by 4 different women of sexual harassment

Bill Clinton accused by 4 different women of sexual harassment

In addition, the anonymous official also claimed that Hillary Clinton is angry with her husband for being involved in another scandal and was tempted to hire a team of detectives...

Health officials urge flu vaccine

Director of Nursing Karen Brown says it's hard to predict the severity of each flu season. People can get the flu shot at doctors' offices, pharmacies, walk-in clinics, and VCH ...

Drug take back set for Saturday

Drug take back set for Saturday

The Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition (SAP) is working with the Drug Enforcement Administration to provide the community with a place to dispose of unneeded prescription medicat...

Trump releases petition for anthem standing: 'show patriotism'

Trump releases petition for anthem standing: 'show patriotism'

The Trump campaign team earlier this month offered supporters an "I STAND FOR THE FLAG" sticker in exchange for contributions of at least $5 to the committee, and Trump himself has...

Floating Ocean Wind Turbines Could Power The Entire World, Researchers Say

The study found that such a very big wind farm could capitalize on low-pressure systems throughout the winter which more efficiently combine the upper atmospheric winds with t...