Why did suspect in Valley murders target people from 2010 divorce?

A suspect in the slayings of two Arizona paralegals and at least two others apparently shot and killed himself Monday morning at a hotel in Scottsdale, Arizona, as SWAT teams evacuated adjacent rooms. In the past week, terrified Arizona residents anx... More..

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Nipah Virus result of tampering with nature: J P Nadda
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Nipah Virus result of tampering with nature: J P Nadda

The natural course of the Nipah outbreak has been "altered", saysG Arun Kumar, indicating that Kerala's tryst with the virus may have turned a corner. Abdulla's assembly segment Kuttiyadi bore the brunt of th...More..

Measures to prevent tick borne diseases by Consumer Reports
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Measures to prevent tick borne diseases by Consumer Reports

Between 2014 and 2016, around 165 cases were reported in Texas, as per the health records of the state. The CDC estimates that about 300,000 Americans come down with Lyme disease each year, and we could see e...More..

Doctor who decapitated baby in womb can keep job
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Doctor who decapitated baby in womb can keep job

Instead, she told the mother, who was 25 weeks pregnant, to push as she pulled on the baby's legs while attempting to carry out the birth naturally, at Ninewells Hospital in Dundee in March 2014. The panel's wr...More..

Homeopathists claim of having medicines to treat ‘Nipah’ virus
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Homeopathists claim of having medicines to treat ‘Nipah’ virus

Till now, six people have been arrested by the Kozhikode police for circulating false information on social media . Addressing the meeting held in the state capital, Vijayan said no new cases were reported...More..

Judge orders LePage administration to start Medicaid expansion
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Judge orders LePage administration to start Medicaid expansion

The LePage administration is expected to ask Murphy to stay her order pending an appeal to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. The controversy started when ME voters approved Medicaid expansion, making it the f...More..

Blacks With Prostate Cancer May Fare Better Than Whites
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Blacks With Prostate Cancer May Fare Better Than Whites

Results of a new clinical trial showed that men with untreatable prostate cancer may halt the spread of the disease and live longer though immunotherapy treatment. Immunotherapy has become a treatment for c...More..

Anti-Overdose Drug Naloxone Recalled
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Anti-Overdose Drug Naloxone Recalled

The reason for the recall is that a particulate matter was found on a portion of the delivery system of the drug. Hospira says that there is a low chance people will experience a wide range of adverse healt...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Woman discovers cancer thanks to doctor watching HGTV

Dr. Erich Voigt, an ear, nose and throat surgeon at New York University's Langone Health, was watching " Beachfront Bargain Hunt " when he noticed the lump. Nicole McGuinness's dream was to buy a house on the b...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Dating apps blamed for rise in syphilis

Hook-up apps such as Grindr are contributing to a surge in some sexually transmitted infections, with syphilis cases at their highest since 1949. "Young people, those from black and minority ethnic (BME) comm...More..

Dead, Nearly 200 Sickened In Romaine Lettuce Outbreak
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Dead, Nearly 200 Sickened In Romaine Lettuce Outbreak

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention now reports that nearly 200 people have gotten sick in 35 different states. At least five deaths are linked to lettuce contaminated with E. While washing prod...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Doc spotted woman's cancer lump while watching 'Beachfront Bargain Hunt'

But he had no idea who the woman was. Voigt turned to his Facebook friends for help. On the TV show, McGuinness, 32, looked happy and healthy as she began her search in SC with the help of her dad, but was ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Trustees warn Medicare's financial problems worsening

Azar II, the secretary of health and human services and a trustee of Medicare and Social Security, said on Tuesday. The report said that if the funds are depleted, the program could pay about three-quarters of ...More..

Walking faster can help live longer
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Walking faster can help live longer

Walking at an average or fast pace was associated with a significantly reduced risk of all-cause mortality and cardiovascular disease. The protective effects of a faster walking pace were found to be more prono...More..

Miss America to end swimsuit competition. Here's why
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Miss America to end swimsuit competition. Here's why

The talent portion of the competition will remain. Instead of evening gowns, contestants will be asked to wear something that portrays their personal style and makes them feel confident. Miss America now has...More..

OH announces 56 sites where medical marijuana will be sold
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

OH announces 56 sites where medical marijuana will be sold

OH has licensed 56 locations that can sell medical marijuana once it becomes legal this fall, including three in Lorain County. Licenses are approved for Lucas County at 3151‐3157 W. Once a dispensary is aw...More..

Gene test shows more breast cancer patients can skip chemo
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Gene test shows more breast cancer patients can skip chemo

Mrs Perkins said she left her job and "was planning on dying". Most women in this situation don't need treatment beyond surgery and hormone therapy, he said. "Those are the cancers that have likely already meta...More..

Kathleen Wynne concedes she will not be Ontario's Premier after June 7
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Kathleen Wynne concedes she will not be Ontario's Premier after June 7

The Liberals have been trailing the NDP and PCs in the polls, and Wynne admits her party can not win the June 7th vote. Ontario's Liberal premier says her first priority if re-elected will be to support the p...More..

by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

In Cancer Treatments, Less Is Sometimes More

The researchers are "trying to find ways" to achieve more consistent outcomes, Goff said. The TAILORx trial used the Oncotype DX test which allows doctors to predict the likelihood of the breast cancer ...More..

What is Mental Healthcare Act 2017 | 10 facts
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

What is Mental Healthcare Act 2017 | 10 facts

Dr. Arline McGill of the HSA's Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Health, said in a press release that her department, in collaboration with Major Ricardo Henry of the Cayman Islands Cadet Corps, had held...More..

Doctors Race to Vaccinate 1,000 People in Congo Against Ebola
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Doctors Race to Vaccinate 1,000 People in Congo Against Ebola

The responders, who are former volunteers of the African Union Support to the Ebola Outbreak in West Africa (ASEOWA) in the 2014-16 outbreak, they also participated in the post-Ebola enhanced surveillance in ...More..

by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Many breast cancer patients can skip chemo, landmark study finds

In the US, the most recent data shows around 135,000 new cases yearly of the specific breast cancer studied, says Dr. Joseph Sparano , an oncologist at Montefiore Medical Center, a professor of medicine at t...More..

by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Many women with early-stage breast cancer can skip chemotherapy

Sunday's results came from a federally sponsored trial called TailorX, which was created to help doctors more precisely tailor treatments for early-stage breast cancer. After surgery, one group got endocrine th...More..

Walking faster may add years to your life
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Walking faster may add years to your life

A collaboration between the University of Sydney's Charles Perkins Centreand Faculty of Medicine and Health , the University of Cambridge, University of Edinburgh, University of Limerick and University of Ul...More..

Gene test shows 70% breast cancer patients can skip chemo
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Gene test shows 70% breast cancer patients can skip chemo

Now, the choice is getting easier for some patients. Generally, after surgery, such patients receive endocrine therapy, such as tamoxifen, which is created to block the cancer-spurring effects of hormones. Rese...More..

USA: Salmonella infections linked to chicken | Infectious Diseases 2018 | Infectious diseases
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

USA: Salmonella infections linked to chicken | Infectious Diseases 2018 | Infectious diseases

The department advises anyone with unlabeled chicken products from Ruby's Pantry to discard the chicken or cook it to an internal temperature of 165 degrees. Refrigerate or freeze raw poultry promptly after pur...More..

by | Monday, June 04, 2018

1 in every 5 deaths among American young adults related to opioids

The Opioid Crisis In the U.S. opioids are being prescribed at an increasing rate and due to the related negative health consequences, the use of opioids has developed into a leading public health concern - ...More..

Walking in the Relay for Life
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Walking in the Relay for Life

She is a cancer survivor who lost her entire family, including her husband Tony, to the disease. The numbers had fallen in recent editions and the Canadian Cancer Society has undergone quite a few changes ove...More..

Four more die in E.Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Four more die in E.Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce

In the United States nearly 200 people in 35 States were poisoned salad lettuce, five people were killed as a result of poisoning. Although investigators have determined that E. Those infected with E. coli ...More..

Get Screened Earlier for Colon Cancer; Where to Get Tested in Brooklyn
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Get Screened Earlier for Colon Cancer; Where to Get Tested in Brooklyn

Colon Cancer tests should begin at age 45 instead of 50. "If we find it in later stages, survival is less than 20%", McFadden explained. According to the new guidelines , you are more likely to get colon c...More..

Climate change may mean more ticks
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Climate change may mean more ticks

One application to trousers, socks, and shoes may be effective through several washings. Not all ticks carry the disease, but experts do anticipate the number of people impacted by the disease to go up. Prevent...More..

Marijuana, opioids found in 58 percent of dead drug-impaired drivers
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Marijuana, opioids found in 58 percent of dead drug-impaired drivers

The findings show that in 2016 at least 44 percent of drivers that were killed in auto crashes were found to have drugs in their system, a number that has risen 28 percent more since the last decade. Blood scre...More..

Keep protein intake in limit
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Keep protein intake in limit

Those behind the study did say that much more research was needed to confirm and cement the findings, especially among more diverse populations. Heli E.K. Virtanen, from the University of Eastern Finland...More..

Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce kills 5, sickens nearly 200
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce kills 5, sickens nearly 200

Health officials say it's unlikely that any contaminated lettuce is still in circulation due to its 21-day shelf life. The warning is no longer in effect as the contaminated lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona, grow...More..

Virginia Is Poised to Expand Medicaid
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Virginia Is Poised to Expand Medicaid

Virginia's House of Delegates voted to approve Medicaid expansion during the regular 60-day legislative session that ended in March. Several Republicans in both chambers joined with Democrats to support Medicai...More..