Study suggests a connection of body's choice of menopause

The researchers also wanted to look into a theory that exposure to male pheromones (for example, from living with men) delays menopause. And secondly because the issue of menopause and sex is such a complex one. "There may be a biological energetic t... More..

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County flu activity levels 'sporadic'
by | Friday, January 17, 2020

County flu activity levels 'sporadic'

Influenza results in 650,000 deaths worldwide annually. You can visit CDPH's Flu Clinic Finder at https://chicagoflushots.org to find a flu shot location in your neighborhood and www.chicago.gov/flu for u...More..

How 2020 Democrats fared in final debate before Iowa caucuses
by | Thursday, January 16, 2020

How 2020 Democrats fared in final debate before Iowa caucuses

Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders just had a fight worthy of "Real Housewives" TV. Former Democratic National Committee chairwoman Donna Brazile said on Wednesday that the "status quo" top tier of the ...More..

Northam declares state of emergency ahead of Capitol gun rights protest
by | Thursday, January 16, 2020

Northam declares state of emergency ahead of Capitol gun rights protest

According to a press release from Northam's office, "credible intelligence gathered by Virginia's law enforcement agencies indicates that tens of thousands of advocates plan to converge on Capitol Square for e...More..

New machine can keep livers alive outside body for one week
by | Wednesday, January 15, 2020

New machine can keep livers alive outside body for one week

It may save many lives of patients with liver disease or cancer . This means that recipients of the transplants would have only a precious time window before they could receive the liver . The device is des...More..

Increased flu activity in Johnson County
by | Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Increased flu activity in Johnson County

That is unique, but every year we have something unique that happens with flu", virologist Pedro Piedra, MD, of Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, told MedPage Today . "There are more children who have die...More..

Wuhan pneumonia outbreak: First case reported outside China
by | Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Wuhan pneumonia outbreak: First case reported outside China

Apart from the couple, a man and his son plus a relative who was living with them were also infected, but they were less likely to be human-to-human transmissions as they had symptoms at a close time, she sai...More..

There's a mismatch in the flu shot
by | Wednesday, January 15, 2020

There's a mismatch in the flu shot

John Bradley, chief of infectious disease at Rady Children's Hospital. According to CDC data released last week, if your child is exposed to B/Victoria, there's a 58-percent chance that their flu shot will ...More..

4-Year-Old Girl Left Blind from the Flu After Nearly Dying
by | Wednesday, January 15, 2020

4-Year-Old Girl Left Blind from the Flu After Nearly Dying

Jade DeLucia , who didn't receive a flu shot this season, got sick a few days before Christmas and spent almost two weeks in the intensive care unit at the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital....More..

Democratic debate allows one more jab before Iowa caucuses
by | Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Democratic debate allows one more jab before Iowa caucuses

The squabble between the two progressives could boost former vice president Joe Biden or former South Bend, Ind., mayor Pete Buttigieg, who are also polling in the top four in the crucial state. The pair are ...More..

Losing tongue fat could help people with sleep apnea
by | Monday, January 13, 2020

Losing tongue fat could help people with sleep apnea

Sixty-seven subjects were enlisted for the latest study, all obese with mild to severe sleep apnea . Further to this, the team is also looking into the possibility that some patients might have fat tongues b...More..

One Confirmed Dead in China's Pneumonia Outbreak
by | Monday, January 13, 2020

One Confirmed Dead in China's Pneumonia Outbreak

The patient has since recovered and is well enough to be repatriated. Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, some of which cause the common cold, while others found in bats, camels and other animals h...More..

Self-help guru Marianne Williamson drops presidential bid
by | Sunday, January 12, 2020

Self-help guru Marianne Williamson drops presidential bid

In her message, Williamson said of whichever Democrat earns the nomination, that she "will be there with all my energy and in full support". Williamson has never managed to win the support of over 1 percent...More..

Flu death total increases after 5 more confirmed in Nevada
by | Sunday, January 12, 2020

Flu death total increases after 5 more confirmed in Nevada

This notification comes after Ziauddin Hospital Karachi reported three cases of H1N1 to the Sindh health department, a government official said on Friday. According to the CDC, the influenza B virus infection i...More..

Despite Lawsuits, Study Says No Link Between Talc Power and Ovarian Cancer
by | Saturday, January 11, 2020

Despite Lawsuits, Study Says No Link Between Talc Power and Ovarian Cancer

The women were asked about how they used the powder - including talcum , baby and deodorising powder - and how often. Researchers were not able to document how frequently or how long women used powder no...More..

Study examines opioid involvement in United States drug overdoses
by | Saturday, January 11, 2020

Study examines opioid involvement in United States drug overdoses

Also, in 2017, nearly 75% of overdose deaths involving cocaine and half involving psychostimulants involved at least one opioid . Approximately half of the deaths were from liver disease or overdoses, s...More..

Department for Public Health announces first vaping-related death in Kentucky
by | Saturday, January 11, 2020

Department for Public Health announces first vaping-related death in Kentucky

The teenager's death is one of 57 confirmed deaths across 27 states related to EVALI as of January 7, the Centers of Disease Control said Thursday as it released the latest statistics on the vaping-related lu...More..

Ipswich and Colchester hospital A&E waiting times for December 2019
by | Saturday, January 11, 2020

Ipswich and Colchester hospital A&E waiting times for December 2019

December saw a record high number of category 1 ambulance call-outs - the most serious emergency - with nearly 10,000 people needing urgent help. Casualty units should see at least 95 percent of patients with...More..

China reports 1st death from new type of coronavirus
by | Saturday, January 11, 2020

China reports 1st death from new type of coronavirus

The Wuhan Municipal Health Commission said that seven other people were in critical condition. They had not exhibited any pneumonia symptoms for several days. None of the Hong Kong patients had visited the seaf...More..

Drinking green tea, rather than black,
by | Saturday, January 11, 2020

Drinking green tea, rather than black, "may help you live longer"

The risk was 20 percent lower, however, among those who habitually drank green tea at least three times a week. This was due to the small percentage of participants in the south east Asian study group - just ...More..

California could be 1st state to sell its own prescription drugs
by | Friday, January 10, 2020

California could be 1st state to sell its own prescription drugs

The governor's office says drugmakers would have to bid to sell their drugs in California at a uniform price. Generic drugs saw a three-year median increase of 37.6%, according to a report from the Office of S...More..

Measles death toll surpasses 6,000 in DR Congo
by | Friday, January 10, 2020

Measles death toll surpasses 6,000 in DR Congo

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has called for more funding to stop what it has described as "the world's worst measles epidemic" in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). However, Ebola has gain...More..

Huami launches smartwatches, wireless earbuds at CES 2020
by | Friday, January 10, 2020

Huami launches smartwatches, wireless earbuds at CES 2020

The Amazfit Bip S is water-resistant up to 50 metres ( 5ATM ) and has a battery life of up to 40 days. Huami Amazfit innovations have been extended to favorite Bip S, which also debuted at CES 2020 , f...More..

Flu season hits hard in Pennsylvania
by | Friday, January 10, 2020

Flu season hits hard in Pennsylvania

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently said it was too early to officially judge the closeness of the match , which relies on comparing illness among vaccinated versus unvaccinated peopl...More..

Flu season in full swing in Niagara
by | Friday, January 10, 2020

Flu season in full swing in Niagara

Flu is widespread across the country, with Pennsylvania having a high infection rate among 34 states. Almost 6,000 cases of flu have been confirmed in the state for far this flu season. Across the country, 27...More..

Georgia's newest senator sworn in
by | Friday, January 10, 2020

Georgia's newest senator sworn in

Kelly Loeffler ended up being the CEO of this Bakkt system since its creation at the conclusion of 2018. Johnny Isakson, 75, who resigned in December amid poor health. She previously served as an executive a...More..

Chinese report says Wuhan outbreak may be from new coronavirus
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Chinese report says Wuhan outbreak may be from new coronavirus

More than 8,000 people were sickened and almost 800 died, but no cases have been reported since 2004. Scientist have speculated for days that a novel coronavirus might have caused the Wuhan outbreak as of...More..

USA has biggest single-year drop in cancer rate, study shows
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

USA has biggest single-year drop in cancer rate, study shows

Among men, reductions in lung cancer deaths rose from 3 percent a year during 2008-2013 to 5 percent a year during 2013-2017. Sharpless, who in November returned to the NCI after a stint as acting commissione...More..

Trump's coming to NJ for rally, Jeff Van Drew by his side
by | Thursday, January 09, 2020

Trump's coming to NJ for rally, Jeff Van Drew by his side

Trump will travel to Wildwood , New Jersey , Van Drew District on January 28 to hold a rally, his campaign said. Van Drew's district went for President Trump in the 2016 election by a margin of 4.6 percen...More..

LFCHD reports 141 flu cases in Lexington
by | Tuesday, January 07, 2020

LFCHD reports 141 flu cases in Lexington

The number of hospitalizations also appears to be down provincially - again - so far, with 241 people sent to hospital, and six deaths, compared with 1,391 hospitalizations and 30 deaths past year. Esper recomm...More..

Nurses unions convene emergency meeting on overcrowding crisis in Cork hospitals
by | Monday, January 06, 2020

Nurses unions convene emergency meeting on overcrowding crisis in Cork hospitals

As a result, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital are asking people not to visit the hospital wherever possible, particularly if you have been unwell yourself. Some elected surgeries look set to be cancelled on patient...More..

Doctors On Earth Remotely Treat ISS Astronaut's Blood Clot In Space
by | Monday, January 06, 2020

Doctors On Earth Remotely Treat ISS Astronaut's Blood Clot In Space

Moll is a member of UNC's Blood Research Center and is a blood clot expert. There was a risk of internal bleeding from an injury to someone taking blood thinners that could be hard to stop, according to the b...More..

Flu hospitalizations spike across Wisconsin with 11 deaths
by | Monday, January 06, 2020

Flu hospitalizations spike across Wisconsin with 11 deaths

Joseph McBride, an infectious disease specialist at UW Health in Madison. Flu cases and hospitalizations because of the flu have also risen sharply since the season began in October. Researchers noted that wh...More..

Big names champion mental health ahead of FA Cup third-round weekend
by | Monday, January 06, 2020

Big names champion mental health ahead of FA Cup third-round weekend

Kickoff times will be delayed by 60 seconds show the film, which will also be broadcast on TV and online. The Heads Together campaign was launched by Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duke and Duches...More..

This Flu Season Will Be Worst in Decades: CDC
by | Sunday, January 05, 2020

This Flu Season Will Be Worst in Decades: CDC

North Carolina has seen another flu death, bringing the number to ten so far this flu season . The weekly update shows influenza activity is still widespread across the state. It's particularly bad for kids ...More..