Medicine

Nasty Flu Season Shows More Signs of Slowing

Nasty Flu Season Shows More Signs of Slowing Illness activity peaked and began to decline during the eighth week of the year, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's weekly surveillance report indicated Friday. "You can get more than one subtype". Also contributing to the difficulties this year was the fact that the vaccine did not work very well and health officials say they are trying to figure out why it did so poorly. [Full Article...]

High Wind Warning Issued for Orange County

High Wind Warning Issued for Orange County The metro and southern Virginia are under a wind advisory , and there's a high wind warning for most other areas. Marylanders should prepare now for a storm front that is expected to bring rain and possibly damaging winds across much of the state later tonight through Saturday. [Full Article...]

Teen first diagnosed with flu finds out it's cancer

Teen first diagnosed with flu finds out it's cancer The same had happened with Hunter Brady who was told that he has flu, but later finds that he actually has stage 4 cancer. "As it carried on I felt worse". "I had chest tubes, and they took out all the liquid", he told the station. However, the teen and his family found out, after having to personally order a CT scan, that Brady had stage 4 Hodgkin's lymphoma . [Full Article...]

Refuse and recycling collections cancelled in Warwick district today

If your normal collection day is Wednesday, Thursday or Friday, please present both blue and black bins for collection, they will be collected in separate vehicles. Bins will be emptied next week, Swale council has promised, after four days without collections. Households due to have had their blue bins emptied this week will have to wait until the week beginning March 12. [Full Article...]

Loss to Iowa holds keys to improved Illini next season

Loss to Iowa holds keys to improved Illini next season So one year after making a really quick trip to the tournament, Nebraska is one win from Saturday's semifinals. The championship game will be played at the site of the highest remaining seed March 17. "Looking back on when I was a player, I would have said absolutely, I would have liked to have gotten paid, but I understand also the financial strain that is put on a university if you do pay the ... [Full Article...]

Parkland survivor asks tourists to boycott Florida over gun laws

Parkland survivor asks tourists to boycott Florida over gun laws The mother of Florida school shooting survivor David Hogg is speaking out after her family received death threats because her son and another survivor were accused of being crisis actors. The 17-year-old is asking prospective tourists to boycott Florida for spring break in order to force legislators' hands when it comes to gun reform. [Full Article...]

Researchers identify five types of diabetes

Researchers identify five types of diabetes The most common form found was a moderate type found in mostly older people, while the other was a mild form found mostly in obese patients. Researchers have said that this new classification system could help to identify patients at high risk of complications, and provide guidance on the choice of treatment. [Full Article...]

Flu deaths in state surpass last season totals

Flu deaths in state surpass last season totals Flu deaths in North Carolina this season have exceeded the count for all of last season with about three months left. That's less than half of the number of cases reported just a week earlier in the state, the AP reports. For the past several weeks, the number of new hospitalizations related to the flu has continued to drop. "It's another reminder that flu is a serious disease", Martinello said. [Full Article...]

Lives lost as Europe locked in a Siberian weather pattern

Lives lost as Europe locked in a Siberian weather pattern Women on Boards, the campaign group, cancelled an event it had meant to host at the London offices of investment house M&G this evening. Schools and airports closed in the worst weather since 1991, according to Reuters, with up to 32 cm of snow and temperatures as low as minus 10.3 Celsius in some areas. [Full Article...]

Red Flags That Someone Is Dealing With An Eating Disorder

Red Flags That Someone Is Dealing With An Eating Disorder The research reaffirms the struggle that LGBT+ youth experience with eating disorders. Many people associate eating disorders with severely controlling and reducing caloric intake, but in reality, this is just one presentation of a diverse set of disorders. [Full Article...]

Complaint filed against Kerala magazine, model over breastfeeding cover pic

Complaint filed against Kerala magazine, model over breastfeeding cover pic Speaking to the BBC , Joseph said he was inspired to run the cover after a man's photo of his wife breastfeeding went viral on Facebook in January and subsequently sparked a debate regarding mothers who breastfeed their babies in public. [Full Article...]

Global Pneumococcal Vaccine Market Size 2018- (GSK, Sanofipasteur, Pfizer and MSD)

Global Pneumococcal Vaccine Market Size 2018- (GSK, Sanofipasteur, Pfizer and MSD) Later gives a confident prognosis, impendence, and Dengue Vaccines opportunities for a forecast period from 2018 to 2026. The prime focus of Global Meningococcal Infections Vaccine Market 2018 is to gather important factors inhibiting the growth of Meningococcal Infections Vaccine industry. [Full Article...]

Uproar among Kenyans after KNH doctors operate on wrong patient

Uproar among Kenyans after KNH doctors operate on wrong patient The Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) has once again hit the headlines for the wrong reason. The first man's clot had been spotted on a CT scan but following a mix up of patients' identification tags, the wrong man got wheeled into surgery, the Daily Nation reported. [Full Article...]

Burmese python swallows white-tailed deer

Burmese python swallows white-tailed deer The deer weighed in at 35 pounds and the python was only 31.5 pounds, making the fawn 111 percent of the snake's mass. Officials say pythons have been known to kill and ingest large prey and this was a record breaking meal. The finding also has researchers wondering if Burmese pythons are hurting the deer population by killing young fawns before they are mature enough to mate. [Full Article...]

State hits record 253 flu deaths

State hits record 253 flu deaths Last year, 218 people died from the flu in North Carolina. The level of flu activity in Minnesota has officially been downgraded. "It takes up to two weeks for the vaccine to be fully effective". DHEC said the flu shot is the best protection against the flu. Health officials say the number of New Yorkers hospitalized last week with the lab-confirmed flu cases fell for the third consecutive wee... [Full Article...]

Gov. Scott in Tampa to discuss $500 million school-safety improvement plan

Gov. Scott in Tampa to discuss $500 million school-safety improvement plan Last week, Scott gathered educators, mental health professionals and law enforcement officers in Tallahassee to discuss school safety. Other investments include bullet proof glass, steel doors, upgraded locks and metal detectors in schools. [Full Article...]

Pitt returned to the frontbench by new Nationals leader

Pitt returned to the frontbench by new Nationals leader Mr McCormack also has to name his replacement as veterans affairs minister. Mr McCormack was later sworn in as Deputy Prime Minister and Infrastructure and Transport Minister at Government House. "I look forward to working with the Deputy Prime Minister, Michael McCormack, within the transport and infrastructure portfolio". David Gillespie, who telegraphed interest in running against McCormack... [Full Article...]

US Supreme Court hears the Janus case

US Supreme Court hears the Janus case UHPA Executive Director Kristeen Hanselman declined to say how many non-member employees pay fair-share fees to that union. Workers should not be obliged to support any part of a union's mission. "A not-so-hidden goal, which matches anti-union "right to work" laws for private sector workplaces pushed by the same groups across the US, is to decimate unions financially, crippling their ability t... [Full Article...]

Deadly listeria outbreak linked to contaminated rockmelon

Deadly listeria outbreak linked to contaminated rockmelon Ms Fullelove said the grower was devastated. Ten elderly people across Australia, including six from NSW, were diagnosed with the infection after consuming rockmelon and becoming ill between 17 January and 9 February, the NSW Food Authority said on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

US Is Preparing Europe to Use Nuclear Weapons Against Russia - Lavrov

US Is Preparing Europe to Use Nuclear Weapons Against Russia - Lavrov Mr Lavrov's comments were made at a session of the UN Conference on Disarmament in Geneva on Wednesday in which he criticised the U.S. deployment of tactical nuclear weapons in Europe as well as the involvement of non-nuclear states in training programmes. [Full Article...]


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