Health Care

Here's how U.S. Congress could stop President Trump's national emergency

Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he would support Trump on the emergency. "He's prepared to sign the bill , he will also be issui...


Measles Cases Soar to Decade High in Europe With 72 Deaths

In Clark County, Washington - where about 50 people have been infected since the outbreak started - more than 6 times as many people were vaccinated for measle...


Measles cases reported in several Houston-area communities

Six measles cases have been confirmed in Central Texas as of February 6. The woman is reported to be between the ages of 25 and 35, and the boys are both yo...


Instagram's most famous egg 'hatches'

Well, everyone was wondering why on earth the egg would start to crack, and now we have our answer. Fantastic. Props for using the egg for a good cause. "Rece...


USA measles outbreak could be prevented

Five measles cases were reported in Harris, Montgomery and Galveston country earlier this week. Measles is a highly contagious, airborne disease caused by a v...


Parents concerned babies can not be vaccinated amid measles outbreak in US

However, since there have not been any confirmed cases in Chelan or Douglas County, students and staff are not now being excluded from school or child care. Vac...


This season’s flu shot far more effective than last year's, research finds

It's the H1N1 strain that has led to a lot of sickness among young people this year, Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry explains. He says people need ...


It's not too late to get the flu shot, health authority says

For the most comprehensive local coverage, subscribe today. Whereas the CDC says everybody over 6 months outdated ought to get the vaccine , they stress th...


Comatose woman who gave birth is a tribal member

The company Hacienda HealthCare told the New York Times that the resignation of executive Bill Timmons was approved by the entire board of directors. "I wasn'...


10 flu deaths in Arkansas, 11 in Oklahoma

The Iowa Department of Public Health says a man from eastern Iowa is the first person to die from the flu in the 2018-19 season. Dr Kelleher urged people to g...


Federal judge strikes down Obamacare as unconstitutional

The rest of the law can not be separated from that provision and is therefore invalid, he wrote . Analysts said the ruling might cause chaos in the final h...


Washington pays respects to Bush as he lies in state at Capitol

This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area. Her Majesty had a special bond with the former president as she was the first ...


Ebola outbreak in DR Congo now second worst in history

Al Jazeera reported that "attacks by rebel groups and open hostility by some wary locals have posed serious challenges to health workers". 'While our focus r...


Amazon Gets Deeper into Blockchain, What Does it Mean For Crypto?

AWS Control Tower offers pre-packaged governance rules for security, operations, and compliance, which customers can apply enterprise-wide or to groups of acco...


Eastern Europe: number of HIV diagnoses reached a peak

Between 2007 and 2016, the number of diagnoses in Eastern Europe had increased by 95 percent; between 2008 and 2017, the increase was only 68 percent. "It's har...


Trump says California gunman was 'very sick puppy'

That message, along with others previously posted by Long, were removed by the various social media platforms following the shooting. Long, who served in Afgh...


MA pols wary of new Rx opioid

Drug overdose deaths hit the highest level ever recorded in the United States past year, with an estimated 200 people dying per day, according to a report by th...


Adenovirus: 9th Child Dead In North Jersey

They are common in places with large groups of children, such as child-care settings, schools and summer camps. The new diagnosis of adenovirus brings the tot...


South Florida lacing to to make strides against breast cancer

Chris Vestal. In about four to six weeks following treatment, Jackson said the surgical area should heal but side-effect symptoms from the radiation or chemoth...


NY Man Threatened To Kill Two Senators Who Helped Confirm Kavanaugh

DeRisi was arrested in Smithtown, N.Y. on Friday morning, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Eastern District of NY. He did ...


Qatar Airways marks World Mental Health Day

Labour shadow cabinet member for public health at Peterborough City Council, Cllr Samantha Hemraj, said: "As shadow cabinet member with responsibility for healt...


Protesters arrested after staging sit-in at Senate office building

Kavanaugh was testifying against multiple allegations of sexual misconduct, including gang rape. If appointed, Mr Kavanaugh would tip the Supreme Court in f...


Surfer dies after contracting deadly brain-eating amoeba

Stabile, an avid outdoorsman, came down with a sudden severe headache while mowing his lawn September 16, according to a GoFundMe page . The agency is testin...


Former Scripps Research postdoc wins Nobel Prize in medicine

His discoveries led to a fundamentally new strategy for treating malignancies that unleashes the immune system to kill cancer cells. Honjo , a Japanese immun...


Hurricane Florence: Family Demands Answers After 2 Mental Health Patients Drowned

Richardson says the patients' bodies were being recovered Wednesday morning. "It's come up two feet since just last night". "At this time, the recovery effort...


NH Hotel Ordered To Take ‘Immediate Steps’ After Legionnaires’ Outbreak

The state announced the Legionnaires' Disease "cluster" last weekend with four initial cases. According to the New Hampshire HHS, one person has died and 14...


Senator John McCain Remembered for Courage, Service, Patriotism

The support extended to Israel's numerous offensives against Palestinians, including the 2014 bombardment of Gaza, which killed more than 2,250 residents of t...


Dead ravens in B.C. test positive for West Nile virus

West Nile disease is a mosquito born illness that mimics flu symptoms. They say the horses confirmed with the virus had not been vaccinated. People over the a...


West Nile virus-infected mosquitoes found in 19 towns

To prevent mosquito bites, drain standing water around your home, limit outdoor activity at dusk and dawn , use Deet (an effective ingredient in insect rep...


Separating families only way to end illegal migration, says Trump

U.S. Senators Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander of Tennessee each issued statements Monday decrying the Trump administration policy of separating children deta...


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

Bourdain's death was caused by suicide. The report showed an overall 25.4 percent increase nationally during the period, with only one state -- Nevada -- seei...


Roseanne Barr's ex claims she wanted sitcom to be cancelled

In an interview with both CNN and The Hollywood Reporter , Tom Arnold gave his thoughts on the actions of his ex-wife Roseanne Barr and the cancellati...


Agency reaffirms complete ban on trans fats by July

Trans fats are linked to an estimated 500,000 deaths worldwide per year. "It's a crisis level, and it's major front in our fight now", WHO Director-General Te...


Sonam Kapoor unfollows Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at Cannes

CANNES-The newly Wednesday Bollywood diva Sonam Kapoor stunned everyone as she walked the red carpet at Cannes 2018 which was her eighth appearance at the Fil...


Ebola vaccines to be shipped to Congo, WHO chief says

Democratic Republic of Congo's health ministry said it had dispatched a team of 12 experts to the northwest to try to trace new contacts of the disease, ident...


Mental Health Week launched in North Battleford

The Children's Society has responded to the Education and Health and Social Care Committees' report on the Government's Green Paper on Child Mental Health ...


Cardiff promoted to the EPL, promotion record for Warnock

We've had a fantastic season and I'm just happy to get over the line today", said Etheridge. His only appearance for Fulham came in a UEFA Europa League m...


Celine Dion teams up with Ryan Reynolds' Deadpool for music video

The video features clips from the movie - including one of our own Julian Dennison - but also includes a dancing Deadpool and some quips from Ryan Reynolds ....


Veterinarian Pleads Not Guilty To Implanting Heroin In Puppies For Drug Ring

They had the drugs cut out of them when they arrived in the US. They were then exported to the United States with the smugglers hoping the dogs' pedigrees wou...


EXACTLY What will Happen In Nashville vs Winnipeg

After shutting out Minnesota in the final two games in the first round, Hellebuyck's shutout streak ended after 163 minutes. Rinne's numbers weren't almost as g...