Medicine

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:07

The latest data is from the week ending in December 2nd, though new data is expected out soon. The researchers in the new study said that since then, many countries have improved their vital records and flu surveillance systems, enabling more low- to middle-income countries to estimate deaths from the disease.

by | December 14, 2017 | 11:49

It is unimaginable how disastrous it would have been if the sanction had affected our participation at the World Cup. The match is declared to be forfeited and awarded 3-0 in favour of Algeria, with the NFF also receiving a fine of 6,000 Swiss Francs.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:04

Patel said it is never too late to receive a flu shot, especially since so far this year, it looks like the flu shot serum that was projected ahead of time is turning out to be right on target. "Every year, we see hospitalizations and deaths from the flu here in our region". Positive RSV cases represent a third of all RSV tests administered by hospitals in the Yakima area.

by | November 25, 2017 | 00:46

Very warm temperatures are in the forecast across Arizona for the remainder of the holiday week and weekend as high pressure stays situated over the region. region, Sirard said. Friday afternoon, the temperature rose to 60 degrees, a record high, according to the National Weather Service . That's higher than Palm Springs' predicted high of 92 degrees.

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:20

Each year more than 480,000 people in the United States die from illnesses related to tobacco use. - Tobacco use remains the largest preventable cause of disease and premature death in MI, killing more than 16,200 residents each year. Experts at the Cancer Society say quitting, even for one day, helps your health. "We've seen, just in the pasy year alone, we've seen a decrease in e-cigarette smoking because of the national campaign last year", said Harris.

by | November 15, 2017 | 01:08

Gordon. "The days are pretty much over when doctors could walk into the office and tell people what to do, write a prescription and expect them to comply", he said on Twitter Tuesday. "If you are going to put money into the healthcare system, it's to everyone's advantage if we treat and prevent on this side of it, in early treatment".

by | October 29, 2017 | 02:55

Sporting headbands, bandanas and sports gear in colours reflecting allegiance to their respective teams (red, yellow for Spain; white for England ), a full house of die-hard fans threw their weight behind their favourite football stars with raucous cheers and thunderous applause.

by | October 28, 2017 | 01:05

The report made a list of recommendations about how employers and the government can better support employees that are suffering. About 15 per cent of working people have symptoms... It suggested a six-point set of "core standards" for employers which included producing, implementing and communicating a mental health at work plan; developing mental health awareness among employees; encouraging open conversations about mental health and the support available; providing good working conditions; ...

by | October 25, 2017 | 00:53

In addition a further 10 genetic variants specifically linked to stubborn breast cancers that do not respond to hormone treatment were found. "There are some clear patterns in the genetic variants that should help us understand why some women are predisposed to breast cancer, and which genes and mechanisms are involved".

by | October 23, 2017 | 00:48

No one is disrespecting the flag, anthem and certainly not veterans by kneeling during the National Anthem. On Tuesday, amid controversies surrounding NFL players' right to protest, NFL owner Roger Goodell said the league will not require players to stand during the national anthem .

by | October 17, 2017 | 00:47

Several people are reportedly still trapped under the debris of the collapsed buildings. Meanwhile, Bengaluru Development Minister K.J George has a compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to next of kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to injured. Following the incident, the administration rushed police and firefighters to the spot to carry out rescue work. Personnel of the fire brigade and National Disaster Response Force recovered the bodies including that of two women.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:48

The Guam-based B-1B Lancers were joined by South Korean fighter jets and conducted drills in the seas off both sides of the peninsula, according to South Korea's military. "There is an urgent need for the military to change and update parts that were stolen by North Korea", Lee said. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un gives field guidance at the Sci-Tech Complex, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang October 28, 2015.

by | October 03, 2017 | 02:13

For the students gathered Saturday, the disaster is personal - all of them have family in Puerto Rico. On top of that, Puerto Rico has a shortage of diesel fuel, which is needed to power the semi-trucks. The Big Sick star Kumail Nanjiani echoed many A-listers' thoughts with his Twitter comment that "He (Trump) would never talk this way about a predominantly white community", while John Legend concluded, "Trump continues to dominate the sh**tiest president ever competition".

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:42

Before his release, Simpson met with his parole officer - he will face restrictions of up to five years of parole supervision. O.J. Simpson was released from a Nevada prison early Sunday after serving nine years for a 2007 armed robbery of sports memorabilia dealers in Las Vegas.

by | September 29, 2017 | 00:10

Saudi Arabia will use the "preparatory period" until June to expand licensing facilities and develop the infrastructure to accommodate millions of new motorists, state media said. The Saudi government has said Vision 2030, a vast plan of economic and social reforms, will raise women's share of the labour market to 30 percent from 22 percent now.

by | September 28, 2017 | 00:08

As calls for independence grow in the Spanish region of Catalonia , President Trump on September 26 said he "would like to see Spain continue to be united". Spanish security operations to thwart a controversial secession referendum in the northeastern region of Catalonia were continuing on Tuesday as online operations rendered over 140 pro-independence web pages inaccessible.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:27

CVS, which manages medications for almost 90 million customers at 9,700 retail locations, plans to roll out the initiatives to control opioid abuse as of February 1, 2018. "Without a doubt, addressing our nation's opioid crisis calls for a multi-pronged effort involving many health care stakeholders", CVS Health President and CEO Larry J.

by | September 06, 2017 | 12:31

Like Chun, Henderson is comfortable hitting shots on the Columbia Edgewater Country Club layout. "The grass is very lush, and I love that", said Henderson. She posted four birdies, two pars and a bogey over her first seven holes but then parred the final 11 holes to finish with a total of 20-under 268.

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:58

It will be the third such exercise since he took over as the Prime Minister in May 2014. "A process has been set in motion for the swearing-in ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan at around 10 am on Sunday", a top government official was quoted as saying by PTI .

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:35

The bypoll in Panaji was necessitated by the resignation of sitting BJP MLA Sidarth Kuncolienkar to enable Parrikar contest the seat as required under law to become an MLA in six months of taking over as chief minister. However, Congress with 16 MLAs still remains the single largest party in the Goa assembly. The former defence minister returned to Goa to lead the coalition in March after the Goa Forward Party and Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party insisted that Parrikar hold the reins of any ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:35

Trump also took a few stabs at the hard argument that cutting corporate rates would lead to job creation and benefits for people other than just the very rich. "It could be an excellent touchstone for lawmakers as they return after Labor Day (next Monday), laying out a marker saying there's an urgency for this to be among the first orders of business when we return", said Representative Peter Roskam, Republican chairman of the House Ways and Means tax policy subcommittee.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:55

The West Indies , set a seemingly imposing 322 for victory, finished on 322 for five with 28 balls to spare. Former England captain Michael Vaughan will not be the only one to eat a slice following the Windies' shock win . Their nerves were settled somewhat when Chase was caught brilliantly by substitute fielder Mason Crane, diving away to his left, at mid-on off Woakes.

by | August 24, 2017 | 02:43

The $417-million verdict on Monday is the third-largest jury award in the U.S. so far in 2017. The verdict includes $347 million in punitive damages. Echeverria's attorney, Mark Robinson , revealed his client is undergoing cancer treatment while hospitalized and told him she hoped the verdict would lead Johnson & Johnson to put additional warnings on its products.

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:30

The report said that the woman blew herself up at market in the village Konduga, near the city of Maiduguri in North-Eastern Nigeria . At least 80 people were wounded and were taken to the hospital in Maiduguri , a town about 18 miles away, he said.

by | August 13, 2017 | 01:01

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said the USS Naval ship John S. McCain illegally entered the waters near the Meiji Reef Islands without permission of the Chinese government. Beijing upbraided the United States for the Thursday's operation - the third reported under the Trump administration. The Department of Foreign Affairs did not comment further on the issue.