Medicine

by | September 17, 2018 | 00:50

Trogdon said flash flooding will last for several days and river and marine flooding could last up to a week. "I can not overstate it: Floodwaters are rising, and if you aren't watching for them you are risking your life", Gov. Saturday and is expected to move further inland overnight. As the storm sat along the edge of the Atlantic, some stretches along the coastal Carolinas received close to 20 inches of rain.

by | September 08, 2018 | 04:27

The announcement of the closure comes almost three months after Theranos founder Holmes and Chief Operating Officer Ramesh Balwani were charged with criminal fraud. The regulator alleged that Theranos, Ms Holmes and Mr Balwani made a series of false and misleading statements in investor presentations, product demonstrations and interviews.

by | August 30, 2018 | 03:29

In the latest Economist/YouGov Poll, conducted mostly after his death on Saturday, and entirely after the announcement that he was discontinuing his medical intervention for an aggressive form of brain cancer , finds that by more than three to one, Americans view the Senator as a "hero".

by | August 30, 2018 | 03:29

Forty five percent of those cases were among 15-to 24-year-old females. But often, the infections go undiagnosed and untreated, and may lead to infertility, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth in infants, and increased HIV risk. "Certainly, there's a lot more we could do". Gonorrhea is of particular concern to health experts because it is on the verge of becoming untreatable.

by | August 30, 2018 | 03:02

The contest could be critical to the balance of power in the Senate in November because the Arizona seat of retiring Republican Jeff Flake , a Trump critic, is considered one of the two top takeover targets for Democrats, along with Nevada.

by | August 26, 2018 | 02:15

The YouTube video titled " Coconut Oil and Other Nutritional Errors " has successfully garnered the attention of more than 400,000 viewers. Here's one damning statement from an AHA presidential advisory published just a year ago: "A recent survey reported that 72% of the American public rated coconut oil as a "healthy food" compared with 37% of nutritionists".

by | August 26, 2018 | 01:32

Health officials have confirmed the first death in Utah caused by the West Nile virus this year. Overall, the CDC said, 45 states and the District of Columbia have reported the virus in people, birds or mosquitoes this year. Install screens on all windows and doors. According to the county health department, one of the most effective ways to keep mosquitos from around your home is to practice what's called "tip and toss".

by | August 23, 2018 | 03:41

A Harvard professor has some pretty strong opinions on it though and has even gone so far as to call coconut oil " pure poison ". Michels made her comments in a recent lecture entitled " Coconut oil and other nutritional errors " at the University of Freiburg, where she holds a second academic position as director of the Institute for Prevention and Tumour Epidemiology.

by | August 19, 2018 | 02:12

Eliminating medical school tuition, and thus medical school debt, could help nudge more students to choose much-needed careers in primary care. Medical schools across the USA are looking to attract new students, but raising tuition and loan balances are pushing would-be physicians into higher-paying professions.

by | August 18, 2018 | 02:35

This May, Fresno County had a person with measles symptoms who visited an urgent care center and Community Regional Medical Center in downtown Fresno. It causes fever, dry coughs, sore throats, and a skin rash. In all of 2017, for example, 118 people from 15 states and DC had measles. Additionally, some doctors have never seen a case of measles in their lifetime.

by | August 13, 2018 | 04:10

Fairfield Road, Hanes Road, Kemp Road, and Suburban Drive. Health officials recommend minimizing potential exposure to mosquitoes and using approriate bug repellent. The City of Troy takes preventative measures to prevent the breeding of mosquitoes, but it said these efforts do not extend to private property. Eliminate all sources of standing water by emptying flower pots, old auto tires, buckets and other containers.

by | August 10, 2018 | 22:10

It's also worth noting that Mueller and Deputy Attorney Rod Rosenstein , who now oversees the investigation, are both Republicans who were highly respected across the board prior to the start of the investigation. We have to keep the majority. "We have to keep the majority", he adds. Mueller's team and Trump's lawyers have been negotiating an interview for months.

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:45

Greg Manteufel of West Bend lost both legs and both hands last month. Greg Manteufel started feeling sick June 27 and went into septic shock, according to a GoFundMe account set up in his name. The majority of dogs are known to carry the Capnocytophaga canimorsus bacteria in their mouths, and a quick lick is all it would take for that bacteria to be transmitted.

by | July 29, 2018 | 05:01

Each year brings about 150,000 new cases. World Hepatitis Day focuses on raising awareness of the global burden of viral hepatitis as a major health problem in need of an urgent worldwide response. Numerous cases in individuals younger than 35 years of age have been linked to injection drug use. Approximately 399,000 people die each year from hepatitis C, mostly from cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma, and there is now no vaccine for hepatitis C, however, research in this area ...

by | July 28, 2018 | 08:11

Since the drug is no longer under patent , scientists have been keen to explore other uses for the drug. A team led by Kenneth Lim at the University of British Columbia is part of an worldwide research effort looking at the effectiveness of sildenafil, the generic name of Viagra , in treating women with a condition called early-onset intrauterine growth restriction.

by | July 19, 2018 | 00:52

Some are even giving away free hot dogs. National Ice Cream Day was a personal favorite, but that has since come and gone. The Wienerschnitzel deal for National Hot Dog Day on Wednesday, July 18, is five chili dogs for $5 . Those in Bethesda can grab a free dog by simply downloading the Dog Haus app. Portillo's : Through Sunday, get two Portillo's hot dogs for $5.

by | July 15, 2018 | 02:40

Under the risk adjustment program, insurers with healthier patients pay those with sicker patients. The other two, which were created to last only three years, ended after 2016. "We understand the impact to the market [but] we have to follow what the courts say", Verma said. Trump's administration has used its regulatory powers to undermine the ACA on multiple fronts after the Republican-controlled Congress a year ago failed to repeal and replace the law instituted by Democratic President ...

by | July 11, 2018 | 01:41

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said he thinks Trump is "worried" Mueller will try to subpoena him and take other actions to advance the Russian Federation probe. "Our people are looking into everything he's done in his professional life, and I intend to go back home and ask the people of West Virginia what they think".

by | July 05, 2018 | 01:41

Kennesaw - July 3 - Kennesaw's traditional pre-Independence Day Salute to America celebration features two stages of live music, entertainment, food vendors and kids' activities that start at 6 p.m. Gallatin - Fireworks are permissible until 10 p.m. on July 1-3 and 11 p.m. until July 4 . Antietam will host a concert on July 7, followed by a firework display .

by | June 15, 2018 | 00:31

Adrienne didn't think the sex talk was appropriate with Willow present but Jada brushed it off, saying: 'Hell yes, it's appropriate. She went on: 'Mental health is a daily practice for me. either contribute to or deteriorate my mental health", she wrote. She explains awareness of how you are feeling can only help you as a person. Jada explains that many people may not understand the struggle, but she does, and she is grateful that she made her way through her own struggles.

by | June 12, 2018 | 01:45

Democrats swiftly portrayed the surprise move by the Justice Department, outlined Thursday in a brief supporting a court case filed by Texas and 19 other states, as a harsh blow to Americans with fragile health and their families. What it means: If successful, the states' lawsuit would allow insurers to charge much higher rates to people with pre-existing conditions, or deny them coverage altogether, effectively ending the ACA's promise of providing health care for all Americans.

by | June 11, 2018 | 00:29

Anne Schuchat said in a press briefing. Between 1999 and 2016, the suicide rate in West Virginia increased 37.1%. Although mental health is often perceived as the cause of suicide, the CDC stressed that suicide has many intersecting factors.

by | June 10, 2018 | 01:43

While other problems like relationships, substance use, and money often contribute to suicide , Olson says sometimes it's hard to pinpoint exactly how North Dakota's rates have risen so much. Bourdain was found dead in his hotel room in France on Friday morning. With Kate Spade's own tragic suicide just days prior, we asked experts why a celebrity might take their own life.

by | June 09, 2018 | 19:55

Cassidy said in a press release that he is trying to push the VA to open up non-transplant care to more veterans . "Our veterans deserve to know that our nation will support them when they return from the frontlines, and that's what this bill is all about".

by | June 09, 2018 | 19:55

Signs and symptoms to look for include isolation, agitation, anger, alcohol or drug use and changes in sleep patterns. Experts say confronting the issues needs to be a priority. Rates increased in all US states except Nevada, where the rate was consistently high throughout the study period. "Comprehensive statewide suicide prevention activities are needed to address the full range of factors contributing to suicide", the report said .