Health Care

E-cigarettes added to New York's Clean Indoor Air Act

E-cigarettes added to New York's Clean Indoor Air Act The American Cancer Society thanked Cuomo for taking a step to protect the health of all New Yorkers. The industry, which the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates at $2.5 billion per year, contends that e-cigarettes are safer than traditional tobacco products. [Full Article...]

Doctors report case of woman who sweats blood

Doctors report case of woman who sweats blood Freakish unexplained bleeding has occurred in humans before. The patient's condition was eventually diagnosed as a rare case of hematohidrosis. Some scientists still doubt that the condition exists, according to a commentary published in CMAJ , alongside the Italian doctors' report. [Full Article...]

J&J wins reversal of $417m talc fine

J&J wins reversal of $417m talc fine Overriding a huge jury verdict against Johnson & Johnson, a Los Angeles judge has ordered a new trial in the case of an ovarian cancer victim who claimed she contracted the disease through longtime use of the company's talc powders for feminine hygiene. [Full Article...]

Students can get their flu shot at Student Health Services

Students can get their flu shot at Student Health Services Twenty of those will be at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, while both Ross Memorial Hospital and Northumberland Hills Hospital are getting eight beds. "Not just to protect themselves", says Aoki. AHS says getting a flu shot can help protect those who may be at risk for greater complications, such as infants or the elderly. [Full Article...]

Doctors Concluded that the Passing of Her Dog Broke This Woman's Heart

Doctors Concluded that the Passing of Her Dog Broke This Woman's Heart Simpson spoke about her condition and her dog to the Washington Post and revealed how Meha's death tipped her over the edge. Though Debbie Reynolds died after a serious stroke, the Associated Press speculated that she may also have had this condition. [Full Article...]

Arkansas Stifled By Auburn In Third Straight Loss

Arkansas Stifled By Auburn In Third Straight Loss Arkansas senior captain Kevin Richardson said the Razorbacks were "100 percent" behind Bielema. "It just came second nature and it felt good to have my first collegiate touchdown". Ryan Davis launched a 62-yard touchdown pass to Darius Slayton , who finished with 146 yards. Connor Limpert's two field goals were the only first half scores for Arkansas , as the Hogs were outgained 288-176 before... [Full Article...]

Don't need to stand up in movie halls to prove patriotism

Don't need to stand up in movie halls to prove patriotism Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud. Justice DY Chandrachud expressed displeasure over the previous ruling of the Supreme Court in November 2016 on national anthem and said, "People are afraid of being called anti-national if they oppose the mandatory order". [Full Article...]

Amarillo Average Gas Price Rise to $2.22/g

Amarillo Average Gas Price Rise to $2.22/g Gas prices are averaging $2.27 cents in Tennessee. "Retail prices remain about 5-10 cents higher than where they should be, based on current fundamentals". However, gas prices rose notably in the Great Lakes due to heavy maintenance as inventories there hit their lowest of 2017. Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis for GasBuddy, believes the national average might continue to decline for t... [Full Article...]

It's like homecoming: Govt's special representative on Kashmir

It's like homecoming: Govt's special representative on Kashmir Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that former director of Intelligence Bureau, Dineshwar Sharma will be the Government's representative in the dialogue. Similarly, National Conference leader Omar Abdullah too tweeted that the acceptance of the political nature of the Kashmir issue was a "resounding defeat of those who could only see use of force as a solution". [Full Article...]

Poor Gemma Collins Creases Herself On Stage In Wembly Stadium

Poor Gemma Collins Creases Herself On Stage In Wembly Stadium When she fell, some of the Love Island stars had been making their way up to the stage to collect their gong and immediately ducked down to help her up. However, Gemma also hinted that she'd been silenced by Radio 1 bosses over discussing whether or not she had been briefed on the mechanics of the trap door on stage. [Full Article...]

Rajasthan govt likely to replace controversial ordinance with bill

Rajasthan govt likely to replace controversial ordinance with bill Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria told a press conference there was no provision in the ordinance which will weaken action against corrupt officers. In a controversial move, the Rajasthan government has promulgated an ordinance barring the media from disclosing the names of public servants, including judges and magistrates, under investigation, until prior sanction is granted for their p... [Full Article...]

Memorial service held for NC woman killed in attempted prison escape

Memorial service held for NC woman killed in attempted prison escape Inmates Wisezah Buckman, Mikel Brady, Seth Frasier and Johnathan Monk are accused of planning the escape attempt and are each being charged with two counts of first degree murder. Frazier was convicted most recently of burglary and possession of firearm by a felon in 2011. The prison in Pasquotank County will also undergo a complete facility search by 100 "trained and well-equipped Prison Respon... [Full Article...]

EAM Sushma Swaraj on a 2-day visit to Bangladesh

EAM Sushma Swaraj on a 2-day visit to Bangladesh Emerging from the talks with Bangladeshi officials, Ms Swaraj said, "We discussed the common challenges that we are faced with today". This is Sushma's second visit to Bangladesh as external affairs minister of India , the first being her first stand-alone overseas visit since assuming office in 2014. [Full Article...]

Kit Harington cried when he read the final 'Game of Thrones' episode

Kit Harington cried when he read the final 'Game of Thrones' episode It wasn't anything particular that happens. Harington also noted that he's been part of the Game of Thrones "institution" longer than anything else in his life, including drama school. I'm looking forward to finishing, and eight years is the right amount of time. However, as the episode went on one scene gave viewers pause - a particularly brutal execution sequence where a woman was stripp... [Full Article...]

Koforidua: Health Walk Held Against Breast Cancer

Koforidua: Health Walk Held Against Breast Cancer The agency's Foster Grandparent Program held an in-service luncheon and distributed important health information to its senior volunteers and served pink cookies for dessert. Before the race, people gathered to hear from two breast cancer survivors who benefited from the foundation. The programme's spectrum of activities focusses on promoting awareness about breast cancer, the importance of earl... [Full Article...]

Lawmaker asks if AIDS victims can be 'quarantined'

Lawmaker asks if AIDS victims can be 'quarantined' Price also said that while she didn't necessarily want to quarantine people with HIV, that is exactly what she wants to do. "So we've got a huge population posing a risk if they are not in treatment". Online, news of Price's comments were met with outrage. Over 80 percent of HIV-positive people in Georgia are virally suppressed, meaning their disease is untransmittable. [Full Article...]

Your brain knows when you've just died, researchers say

Your brain knows when you've just died, researchers say The researchers, led by Dr Sam Parnia, have been studying people who technically died after suffering a heart attack - but were revived later. "At the same time, we also study the human mind and consciousness in the context of death, to understand whether consciousness becomes annihilated or whether it continues after you've died for some period of time - and how that relates to what's happening... [Full Article...]

India v New Zealand, ODI series 2017 - Statistical Preview

India v New Zealand, ODI series 2017 - Statistical Preview A couple of series back, the captain came and spoke about that he considered him as a opening batsman and I don't know if he (the captain) wants him to bat at four again. The Indian team, though, has been on the bus for quite a relentless ride and with a lengthy South Africa tour not far off and a Sri Lanka series squeezed in right before that, there is a universal feeling that the players would d... [Full Article...]

Bipartisan Health Care Bill Racks Up Cosponsors Despite Trump Opposition

Bipartisan Health Care Bill Racks Up Cosponsors Despite Trump Opposition Republican tax reform legislation still lacks crucial details such as how many tax brackets there will be, what income thresholds the brackets will be pegged to, which deductions will be closed, and what will happen to the child tax credit, but while leaving such matters unresolved, the Trump administration did try out some new arguments. [Full Article...]

Get your flu shots early, says Sask. chief medical health officer

Flu season is just around the corner, and on Friday the province announced the publicly-funded flu vaccine will be offered starting October 23. "Get the flu vaccine before influenza starts transmitting", said Shahab. the H1N1 strain", said Shahab. Shahab said the province follows what happens in the southern hemisphere when forecasting the flu season. Approximately half of all flu shots provided... [Full Article...]


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