Mosquitoes in Burlington test positive for West Nile virus

DHHS is not releasing more specifics on the case to protect patient confidentiality. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, most people who become infected with West Nile virus experience no symptoms or a mild, flu-like illnes... More..

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Some blood pressure meds recalled over cancer-causing impurity
by | Friday, July 20, 2018

Some blood pressure meds recalled over cancer-causing impurity

The investigation is said to include "investigating the levels of NDMA in the recalled products " as well as "assessing the possible effect on patients who have been taking them". The FDA said in a statement t...More..

Sarasota man dies from infectious bacteria after eating raw oysters
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Sarasota man dies from infectious bacteria after eating raw oysters

The department did not disclose the name of the establishment where the man got the oysters from. The restaurant where the oyster was served was not immediately identified. In 2018, there have been less than ...More..

Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), who took the president at his word Tuesday, said yesterday there was no question that Russian Federation continues efforts to interfere with U.S. During a contentious press brief...More..

Get 2 Portillo's hot dogs for only $5 this week
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Get 2 Portillo's hot dogs for only $5 this week

You would be hard-pressed to find a cookout where hot dogs were not on the grill. Chow down: The average American eats 50 hot dogs a year. Stop by participating Fancy Franks locations in Canada to get a f...More..

New Zealand scientists undertake the first 3D colour x-ray
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

New Zealand scientists undertake the first 3D colour x-ray

Traditional X-rays produce a black image when passing through soft tissue and a white image when absorbed by denser bone material. The Medipix3 chip is the most advanced chip available today and Professor Ph...More..

Delaware Detects First Sign of West Nile Virus This Year
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Delaware Detects First Sign of West Nile Virus This Year

If it rains, the spraying may move to Wednesday. The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control's Mosquito Control Section, the Division of Public Health and Department of Agriculture announc...More..

NATO made an important decision on North Korea
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

NATO made an important decision on North Korea

A confidential US report sent to a United Nations sanctions committee estimated that at least 759,793 barrels of oil products had been delivered to North Korea between January 1 and May 30, well above the annua...More..

Bankrate.com names South Dakota best state to retire in
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Bankrate.com names South Dakota best state to retire in

And unfortunately for those in the northeast, NY landed at the bottom, due in large part to its cost of living being higher than any other state in the union. The things that make you happy that give meaning to...More..

STD You May Not Have Heard of Could Be Next Superbug
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

STD You May Not Have Heard of Could Be Next Superbug

For them, untreated MG can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease, which can in turn make it hard to get pregnant. It is best treated by a course of the antibiotic doxycycline, followed by a course of azithromycin...More..

Trump hails 'tremendous progress' on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defence spending
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Trump hails 'tremendous progress' on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defence spending

Trump called those commitments a major victory; they were first made in 2014. Since coming to power past year, Trump has sought to improve relations with Putin. "I'm very consistent. I'm a very stable genius...More..

West Nile concerns arrive with summer
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

West Nile concerns arrive with summer

What Is West Nile Virus? Mosquitoes are most active at sunrise and sunset. The Health Unit reminds people that they should continue to protect themselves against mosquitoes and it's important to eliminate an...More..

Lawsuits alleging Roundup caused cancer can move forward
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Lawsuits alleging Roundup caused cancer can move forward

The company had told Chhabria in March that none of the plaintiffs' specialists fulfilled scientific or legal requirements for admissibility and urged the judge to dismiss the cases. Monsanto brought in its own...More..

Donald Trump again raised on ObamaCare - Wiped Funds
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Donald Trump again raised on ObamaCare - Wiped Funds

This idea of pooling risk has had significant practical effects: encouraging insurers to participate in the insurance marketplaces the ACA created for Americans who can not get affordable health benefits throug...More..

by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $4.7 billion in damages to cancer patients

Ingham v. Johnson & Johnson, 1522-CC10417 . J&J says there is no asbestos in its baby powder and other talc-based products, and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) conducted a survey in 2009 and 2010 th...More..

U.S. salmonella outbreak: 'Do not eat Honey Smacks,' shoppers told
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

U.S. salmonella outbreak: 'Do not eat Honey Smacks,' shoppers told

Products with a "best if used by" date between June 14, 2018 and June 14, 2019 in several sizes have been recalled, but the FDA has recommended consumers avoid any box of the cereal . USA health officials have...More..

Some drugs containing valsartan recalled due to potential carcinogen
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Some drugs containing valsartan recalled due to potential carcinogen

Additionally, precautionary measures will be taken by the EMA, which will review other valsartan medicines to ensure they have not also been affected. First created and sold as Diovan by the Swiss pharmaceutica...More..

News Pamela Anderson Condemns US Opposition to Breastfeeding Resolution by Anna Starostinetskaya
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

News Pamela Anderson Condemns US Opposition to Breastfeeding Resolution by Anna Starostinetskaya

On Twitter, Mr Trump "called out" the Times and said the "US strongly supports breastfeeding". The recommendation called on governments to "protect, promote and support breastfeeding", and also recommended ...More..

Babies fed with solids early sleep longer, wake less frequently
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Babies fed with solids early sleep longer, wake less frequently

At the six month mark, both groups of children were eating solid foods. The National Health Service (NHS) in the UK has similar guidelines and the UK Department of Health and Social Care recommends that s...More..

Fitness app Polar Flow, exposed sensitive locations and home addresses, says report
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Fitness app Polar Flow, exposed sensitive locations and home addresses, says report

But it's still not a great look for the Finnish company - especially when you consider the data on show was much more revealing than Strava's location debacle - and we imagine it will now take steps to shor...More..

Health care premiums could rise following Trump administration's
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Health care premiums could rise following Trump administration's

The court's ruling bars the agency from collecting or making payments under the current methodology, which uses a statewide average premium, said CMS, which is part of the Department of Health and Human Service...More..

Trump administration halts billions in insurance payments under Obamacare
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trump administration halts billions in insurance payments under Obamacare

The administration cited a federal court ruling in New Mexico that found that the administration did not properly justify its formula for dispensing the funds. "The executive order the president signed, not lon...More..

by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Thailand Cave Rescue Saves 8 Children Trapped For Weeks Underground

The head of the operation, Narongsak Osottanakorn, said rescuers had learned from experience and were two hours faster in bringing the second batch of survivors out as scattered monsoon rains continued to risk ...More..

Two dozen more confirmed in parasite outbreak linked to Del Monte
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Two dozen more confirmed in parasite outbreak linked to Del Monte

Del Monte Fresh Produce vegetable tray) 7 1752478604 3 (28 oz. The recall on vegetable trays sold at Kwik Trip and other location on June 15 has impacted consumers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minn...More..

Supreme jockeying ahead of Donald Trump’s prime-time reveal of court pick
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Supreme jockeying ahead of Donald Trump’s prime-time reveal of court pick

But he did make his pick, according to a person who was not authorized to speak publicly and commented only on condition of anonymity. I am thinking of that person, but I will announce it on prime time TV at th...More..

‘Mosaic’ HIV Vaccine Shows Promise In First Human Trial
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

‘Mosaic’ HIV Vaccine Shows Promise In First Human Trial

Barouch, who is the lead author of the study, also warned, however, "The challenges in the development of an HIV vaccine are unprecedented, and the ability to induce HIV-specific immune responses does n...More..

Rockland issues warning about the West Nile virus
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Rockland issues warning about the West Nile virus

The first postitive test for West Nile virus in MA this year was in a mosquito in Weymouth near the end of last month , the state Department of Public Health said. Consider wearing long-sleeved shirts, l...More..

How American dogs disappeared and left a contagious cancer behind
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

How American dogs disappeared and left a contagious cancer behind

Perri said historical accounts suggest various possibilities for the demise. The experts received samples of dogs during the excavations held in the territory of modern IL. "I think it's an important technica...More..

Gulls in Devon and Dorset 'showing signs of drunkenness'
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Gulls in Devon and Dorset 'showing signs of drunkenness'

RSPCA have had dozens of such cases from the south coast. Some have died and others are seriously ill, with the RSPCA saying the birds were probably feeding on waste products from a local brewery or alcoh...More..

Evacuation order lifted after 'inadvertent' TB release
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Evacuation order lifted after 'inadvertent' TB release

Scientists studying the world's deadliest diseases got more than they bargained for yesterday when a sample of tuberculosis was accidentally dropped in a closed sky bridge at Johns Hopkins University School o...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

July 2018 - Nuts may boost male fertility - News - SHOWCASE

Some of the individuals were assigned to resume their typical western-style diet which did not include nuts, while the others consumed 60 grams of mixed almonds, hazelnuts, and walnuts per day. The men who ate ...More..

Confusion Ensues As Man Sets World Record At Hot Dog Eating Contest
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Confusion Ensues As Man Sets World Record At Hot Dog Eating Contest

Or at least he swallowed them after dipping them in water. Chestnut marked a new world record set using his signature style of stuffing two frankfurters down his throat at a time . Chestnut previously told ESP...More..

HPV Test More Accurate than Pap In Screening for Cervical Cancer
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

HPV Test More Accurate than Pap In Screening for Cervical Cancer

As a part of this recent study known as HPV FOCAL trial , the HPV test was compared to the conventional Pap smear examination among nineteen thousand women in Canada over 4 years. However, it looks like ne...More..

Artificial Ovary Offers Potential for Cancer Patients' Fertility
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Artificial Ovary Offers Potential for Cancer Patients' Fertility

This means that when frozen tissue is thawed and put back, there is a risk the disease will take hold again. This is the reason why the ovarian tissue freezing in not an option for patients with oravian cancer...More..

Independence Day: Parades and Fireworks
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Independence Day: Parades and Fireworks

More than 175 agencies are expected to participate. Ashland City - The use of fireworks is limited to 10 a.m. -10 p.m. on June 20 through July 7. The Orange County Fire Authority put out a list of firew...More..