Health Care

Pa. Department of Health issues warning about E.coli outbreak

Pa. Department of Health issues warning about E.coli outbreak Last week, the agency broadened its warning, saying consumers should not eat or buy romaine in any form - including whole heads, hearts, chopped, or in salad mixes - unless they can confirm it is not from the Yuma, Ariz. Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Missouri, South Dakota and Virginia each have one. Health officials warn the bacteria can cause severe illness. No, said Ian Williams, chief of t... [Full Article...]

Frisbie earns highest patient safety ranking

Frisbie earns highest patient safety ranking Frisbie also recently received a prestigious five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, as well as the 2018 Women's Choice Award. "What we see in the new round of Safety Grades are signs of many hospitals making significant improvements in their patient safety record", said Leah Binder, president and CEO of Leapfrog. [Full Article...]

Centre interfering in judicial functioning: SC lawyers

Centre interfering in judicial functioning: SC lawyers It came after four judges in January publicly criticised Misra over the functioning of the top court, including distribution of sensitive cases and appointment of judges. One was Malhotra, while the other was Justice Joseph. Jaisingh in the petition also said that over 100 lawyers had signed the petition questioning the government's decision. [Full Article...]

E-cigarette maker Juul promises to donate $30M to fight underage vaping

E-cigarette maker Juul promises to donate $30M to fight underage vaping In 2016, the most recent year for which data from the National Youth Tobacco Survey are available, 11 percent of high school students reported using e-cigarettes during the previous month, down from 16 percent in 2015. As we've said before, there is no acceptable number of children using tobacco products. However, Matt Myers, chairman of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, said the steps bei... [Full Article...]

Chemical weapons inspectors make second visit to Douma

Chemical weapons inspectors make second visit to Douma They will identify themselves in the video. Syria and Russian Federation, a key ally of Assad, strongly deny the Syrian government was behind the attack. "We are not interfering in Syria's internal affairs, but on the other hand, we will not allow Iran to flood Syria with sophisticated weapons systems aimed at Israel", he added. [Full Article...]

Alcohol Intake May Influence Oral Microbiome Composition

Alcohol Intake May Influence Oral Microbiome Composition The study, Ahn told NBC News , "provides another scientific rationale for avoiding excessive alcohol drinking". This is yet another reason to worry about heavy alcohol intake, apart from the fact that it can cause chronic diseases , liver disease and even cancer . [Full Article...]

PDP activist shot at by unknown gunmen in Pulwama

PDP activist shot at by unknown gunmen in Pulwama Critically injured in a militant attack at Rajpora Chowk of Pulwama, along with two of his security guards, Patel later succumbed in the hospital. Mir said Patel had contested election on Congress ticket in 2002 but left the party to contest as an independent in 2008. "What awful news to start the day with here. [Full Article...]

Saquon Barkley posts picture of new daughter Jada Clare Barkley on Instagram

Saquon Barkley posts picture of new daughter Jada Clare Barkley on Instagram The Bills made the playoffs last season for the first time since 1999. Anticipating becoming a top-five NFL Draft pick would be momentous enough for anyone, but on Tuesday Barkley also became a new dad. 12, No. 22, and No. 53 picks to the Indianapolis Colts for their sixth pick. The Cardinals now hold the No. 15 overall pick, and despite adding Sam Bradford this offseason, are expected t... [Full Article...]

World Malaria Day being observed today

World Malaria Day being observed today The African Media and Malaria Research Network (AMMREN), has urged Nigeria Ghana and Kenya to double their malaria control efforts , to enable themjoining or gets closing to ranks of countries at the elimination stages by 2020. In 2016, almost half of the world's population was at risk of malaria. The target calls for reduction in incidence of malaria cases and death rates by nearly 40%. [Full Article...]

Shreyas replaces Gambhir as Delhi Daredevils captain

Shreyas replaces Gambhir as Delhi Daredevils captain With the captaincy off his shoulders, Gautam Gambhir will look to concentrate on his batting, which he had done nearly effortlessly with KKR in the previous seasons. "It is absolutely my decision". The management didn't pressurise at all. "I feel it was the right time", said Gambhir. Social media users have been reacting to his shock announcement. [Full Article...]

One cup of coffee can harm unborn children, say researchers

One cup of coffee can harm unborn children, say researchers Filter coffee has higher caffeine levels with the average mug containing 140mg of caffeine. "Our study does not have the right design to draw conclusions on a safe threshold of caffeine intake during pregnancy", Papadopoulou said. She said animal studies have shown caffeine programmes the offspring towards obesity and cardiometabolic disorders through alterating chemicals that play a key role ... [Full Article...]

No immediate plans for excise duty cut on petrol, diesel

No immediate plans for excise duty cut on petrol, diesel Consumers are unlikely to get relief from high petrol and diesel prices any sooner, as the Central and state governments and oil companies refuse to absorb rising crude oil price, which stood at $75 per barrel on Tuesday.The Finance Ministry, which has already refused to cut excise duty on account of tight fiscal situation, had asked the oil companies to absorb the price rise. [Full Article...]

Colquitt Regional gets its 8th 'A' for patient safety

Colquitt Regional gets its 8th 'A' for patient safety The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, Leapfrog's other main initiative; assigns letter grades to hospitals based on their record of patient safety, helping consumers protect themselves and their families from errors, injuries, accidents, and infections. [Full Article...]

Fever Officially Rules Gronkowski Out Of Kentucky Derby; Instilled Regard In

Fever Officially Rules Gronkowski Out Of Kentucky Derby; Instilled Regard In [Full Article...]

BBNaija Breaking: As Tobi leaves, Cee-C and Miracle contend for N45m

BBNaija Breaking: As Tobi leaves, Cee-C and Miracle contend for N45m Meanwhile the second season recorded a total votes cast of 170 million. Miracle and Nina were one of the fan favourite in the reality show. He was born on the 17th of February 1995. What he promised to do with the prize money: He will use part of the money to further his pilot training and the rest to help his family. From Miracle standing close to his love interest, Nina to Tobi and ... [Full Article...]

Cobbler sleeping on pavement dies as luxury vehicle runs over him

Cobbler sleeping on pavement dies as luxury vehicle runs over him According to reports, she was heading home from A S Rao Nagar with three of her friends when the incident occurred. The incident took place in the wee hours of Monday, at around 12:30 am, when the victim, Ashok Kumar, a cobbler by profession, was sleeping outside his shop on a footpath in Hyderabad's Kushaiguda area's DAE Colony. [Full Article...]

CDC: Throw Away Romaine Lettuce

CDC: Throw Away Romaine Lettuce Coli linked to romaine lettuce. The CDC had previously warned consumers only about bagged chopped romaine lettuce but is now saying anyone who purchased any type of romaine lettuce-including whole heads or hearts of romaine-should throw it out if it came from the Yuma, Arizona, region. [Full Article...]

JUST IN….Senator Dino Melaye Arrested

JUST IN….Senator Dino Melaye Arrested Senator Dino Melaye , in dapper T-shirt, Face cap, red pants and red shoe, was prevented from boarding a Morocco-bound flight at the airport by Nigerian Immigration officials. The Police spokesman was not available for comments on the issue. I opened INTERPOL's website and showed them the denial. The FCT police command has also said that the embattled senator was not in its custody. [Full Article...]

Artificial Sweeteners Cause Obesity and Diabetes, Research

Artificial Sweeteners Cause Obesity and Diabetes, Research Earlier research had shown that artificial sweeteners could increase risk of obesity, diabetes and heart disease . Research found that sugar replacements could also cause health changes that were linked with diabetes and obesity . In addition, one artificial sweetener, acesulfame potassium, appeared to remain concentrated in the rats' blood, causing damage to the cells that lined their blood... [Full Article...]

Rob Gronkowski Flexes Some Interesting Dance Moves To Avicii's "Levels"

Rob Gronkowski Flexes Some Interesting Dance Moves To Avicii's We sure hope this thoroughbred likes to party ... All of this could be forgotten as long as Brady and Gronkowski return. "The Derby this year is so competitive". In Europe they typically race on synthetic or turf. The Derby is a mile and a quarter. The horse racing world is now experiencing something Patriots fans know well. [Full Article...]


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