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Medical State Health Dept. investigates 100 possible flu-related deaths
Author: 0 State Health Dept. investigates 100 possible flu-related deaths

Mid-South emergency rooms are seeing an increase in the number of visits. Scott Gottlieb, the commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), noted in a statement released on Thursday that, "it has been an especially challenging season, with high rates of hospitalization for both influenza and its complications".

Medical MA confirms first death of child from flu-related illness
Author: 0 MA confirms first death of child from flu-related illness

Lolita McDavid of the Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital. If you have more than one bathroom, have the sick person use one and well people use the other. The vaccine was only 25 percent effective against that type. Nationwide, there have been at least 63 pediatric flu-related deaths since October 1. Haverhill school officials confirmed that a local first-grader who died from influenza was the state's first flu-related pediatric death of the year.

Medical Cleveland Cavaliers at Oklahoma City Thunder, Game 56 preview and listings
Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers at Oklahoma City Thunder, Game 56 preview and listings

Los Angeles Lakers guard Josh Hart and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George at the Staples Center. "The Thunder also made 16 on January 29, 2014 at Miami". Alex Abrines started there for OKC Sunday and scored 16 points. Two Grizzlies defenders converged on Paul George and he immediately recognized Steven Adams rolling to the rim.

Medical Eating Slowly helps you to lose weight and Prevent Obesity
Author: 0 Eating Slowly helps you to lose weight and Prevent Obesity

Study authors Haruhisa Fukuda and Yumi Hurst of Kyushu University Graduate School of Medical Sciences in Fukuoka, Japan , confirm this hypothesis in their paper published in the journal BMJ Open . Changes in these eating habits were strongly associated with lower obesity and weight - Body Mass Index (BMI), and smaller waist circumference , the researchers found.

Author: 0 Intruder at Opening Ceremony had to be ejected twice

At the opening ceremony for the Games, Mr Pence , Kim Yo-jong and Kim Yong-nam were seated in close proximity to each other. Kim Jong Un's decision to dispatch his sister to the games indicated he is keen to mend ties with Seoul, while testing the unity among South Korea , the United States and Japan over sanctions imposed on the North over its missile and nuclear programs.

Medical Fake doctor accused of infecting 21 people with HIV
Author: 0 Fake doctor accused of infecting 21 people with HIV

The man in question, Rajendra Yadav, did not regularly change needles and this was the cause of spreading the disease. Dr SP Chowdhary, the current CMO, said while he was CMS, he too wrote a letter to Prasad informing him about the regular detection of HIV patients in Bangarmau and calling the situation unusual.

Medical Rapid flu test has high false-negative results in children
Author: 0 Rapid flu test has high false-negative results in children

There were 76 deaths recorded in Kentucky last flu season . Ontario is, however, seeing an unusual combination of influenza A and B, which don't usually circulate simultaneously. "If you do end up getting the flu, make sure you see your doctor soon because if you start the antiviral medications within two days of getting the flu you have a much better chance of getting over it quicker", Johnson said.

Medical Poor US leadership will lead to major war with Russia, China
Author: 0 Poor US leadership will lead to major war with Russia, China

The U.S. military believes its nukes are seen as too large to be used and wants to develop low-yield bombs-a move that has prompted condemnation from China, Iran and Russian Federation. In an introductory statement, Mattis said, "We must look reality in the eye and see the world as it is, not as we wish it to be.in no way does this approach lower the nuclear threshold".

Author: 0 National Health Protection Scheme roll out likely on October 2

Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg said a lot of specificity will be brought into the scheme by the first quarter of the next fiscal. "For this Rs2,000 crore has been kept for it as of now", said Nadda. The scheme will be paperless, cashless, and Aadhaar-linked, and there will be no cap on family size. In first and second phase, the government provided insurance coverage of Rs.

Medical Oracle rodent predicts six more weeks of winter for the US
Author: 0 Oracle rodent predicts six more weeks of winter for the US

Records dating to 1887 show Phil has now predicted more winter 103 times while forecasting an early spring just 18 times - including a year ago. (The first recorded mention of a Groundhog Day celebration, minus Gobbler's Knob , came in 1886 in The Punxsutawney Spirit .) But according to NJ.com , the real architect of Groundhog Day was an American newspaper editor.

Medical Florida nurse's video rant on awful flu season goes viral
Author: 0 Florida nurse's video rant on awful flu season goes viral

West Jefferson Medical Center reported 259 new diagnosed cases of the flu in that same time and 320 diagnosed cases right before the end of 2017. "It's great. In fact, if you aren't sick, just stay home, she advises. "Some (are) walking in with the flu and so guess what?" So guess what? Five flu's came in, 15 flu's walk out.

Medical Flu Season Far From Over — CDC
Author: 0 Flu Season Far From Over — CDC

Nearly 12,000 people in the United States have been hospitalized with laboratory-confirmed influenza since the season started, the CDC reported. Sneezing and hacking around this time of year simply becomes background music in many classes.

Medical Doctors warn of heart risk from some breast cancer therapies
Author: 0 Doctors warn of heart risk from some breast cancer therapies

Its not just possible damage caused by treatment - the risk factors for breast cancer and heart disease also overlap and include age, tobacco use, diet, obesity and sedentary lifestyle. The American Society of Clinical Oncology also now has guidelines in place for oncologists to consider regarding chemotherapy drugs and heart health, Rhee said.

Medical Lands' End launching Wear Red Campaign
Author: 0 Lands' End launching Wear Red Campaign

St. James independent school joins National Wear Red for Women Day to raise awareness about the prevalence of heart disease among women. The day helps raise awareness and advocate for more research for women's heart health. About 80% of cardiovascular diseases may be prevented. If you need a little help getting red-y today, check out these samples we've gathered for your street style inspiration.

Medical Vaping Damages DNA and Increases Lung Cancer Risk In Mice
Author: 0 Vaping Damages DNA and Increases Lung Cancer Risk In Mice

It was found that they had higher levels of DNA damage in the heart, bladder, and lungs than those breathing normal filtered air. Norman states, "this study shows us that e-cigarettes should work as part of a supply reduction strategy; increase the price discrepancy between tobacco to harm reduction products like e-cigarettes, decrease tobacco availability and increase harm reduction options".

Medical West Ham defender Arthur Masuaku apologises over red card for spitting
Author: 0 West Ham defender Arthur Masuaku apologises over red card for spitting

The 24-year-old Frenchman reacted to a challenge from Nick Powell at the start of the second half and was sent off. Arthur Masuaku has apologised for spitting at an opponent. "I want to say sorry for my actions on Saturday", Masuaku said in a statement on the club's website. "It was in the heat of the moment and out of character for me".

Medical Heart Patients are Urged to get a Flu Shot
Author: 0 Heart Patients are Urged to get a Flu Shot

The report confirmed the relationship between the flu and heart problems that medical specialists have been aware of for years. Across the United States, flu-related hospitalizations are spiking, according to the U.S. For 76%, it was their first heart attack, technically known as an acute myocardial infarction. The news about the flu seems to keep getting worse: A new study suggests that the risk of heart attack dramatically increases for people who are suffering from influenza.

Medical Monkey breakthrough a step closer to human cloning?
Author: 0 Monkey breakthrough a step closer to human cloning?

Has science moved a step closer to producing human clones? Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua , however, are not the first primate clones in general; they are the first genetically produced primates using a modified version of the Dolly method.

Medical Flu season in the Southern Tier: Seven things you need to know
Author: 0 Flu season in the Southern Tier: Seven things you need to know

The number of confirmed cases in the eight counties served by the health department has already reached 662 this season. During 2012, there were multiple outbreaks of H3N2v resulting in 309 reported cases. "We are not restricting visitors at this time , but are re-evaluating if the activity increases we will put the signs up and let people know visitors are restricted", she said.

Medical The Afrin operation: The need for peace
Author: 0 The Afrin operation: The need for peace

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Washington had proposed working with Turkey and forces on the ground in Afrin to "see how we can stabilise this situation and meet Turkey's legitimate concerns for their security". Turkey was immediately upset by the decision, and the usa moved to placate Turkey by giving it a database with the serial numbers of weapons provided to YPG fighters so that they could track their use.

Medical Saudi Arabia announces $1.5 billion in new aid for Yemen
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia announces $1.5 billion in new aid for Yemen

The expansion of ports will be supported with up to Dollars 40 million from the Saudi-led coalition. "$1.5bn in new humanitarian aid funding for distribution across United Nations agencies and worldwide relief organisations", the coalition announced in a statement.

Medical Sushi lover pulled 5-foot tapeworm from stomach
Author: 0 Sushi lover pulled 5-foot tapeworm from stomach

His daily habit had brought him in contact with an outbreak of tapeworms from Pacific-caught salmon. On the " This Won't Hurt A Bit " podcast, Dr. Kenny Banh , an emergency medicine physician at UC-San Francisco's Fresno campus, told the stomach-churning story of the patient who came into his emergency department August 7, 2017.

Medical AAP not given chance to speak, President's intervention required: Sisodia
Author: 0 AAP not given chance to speak, President's intervention required: Sisodia

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who expressed support for AAP, also criticised the Election Commission saying a constitutional body can not be used for political vendetta. The EC has written to President Ram Nath Kovind Friday afternoon. He said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government was suppressing democracy in the country and questioned that there is no meaning of constitutional institutions left in the country.

Medical Clinical Kerber defeats Sharapova at Open
Author: 0 Clinical Kerber defeats Sharapova at Open

The German tennis star defeats former tournament champion Maria Sharapova in the third round. Maria Sharapova , the 2008 Australian Open victor, hurried through the first set on Rod Laver Arena in 23 minutes before beating No. "To be able to get these matches, players that are playing this well, I'm going to face a lot of them this year". The hugely anticipated match-up of the only two Australian Open winners and Grand Slam champions left in the women's draw got top billing at the ...

Medical CJI Dipak Misra Holds Talks With Four Dissenting Judges
Author: 0 CJI Dipak Misra Holds Talks With Four Dissenting Judges

The four judges said CJI Misra was ignoring rules and assigning important cases to select benches "with no rationale". The Attorney General, K K Venugopal, on Tuesday said that the judicial crisis doesn't seem to have resolved, and it may take 2- 3 days to be finally settled.

Medical CT health officials: Deadly flu season is intensifying
Author: 0 CT health officials: Deadly flu season is intensifying

The average age of the victims was 85, and lived across all regions of the state. " Flu is everywhere in the US right now", Jernigan said . TDH also recommends people who are sick or have sick people in their households, such as small children be particularly careful when considering visiting friends or loved ones in hospitals, long-term care facilities and other places where sick and vulnerable people live or receive care.

Medical Flu outbreak in Taiwan escalates; one patient dies: CDC
Author: 0 Flu outbreak in Taiwan escalates; one patient dies: CDC

Anu Neelakanta, MD. Only Hawaii, Maine, New Hampshire, and New Jersey reported regional flu activity. No matter what, "it's still your best protection" - and it's better for the population as a whole if everyone who can get a flu shot does so, she said.

Medical HP Recalls Laptops Over Fire Risk
Author: 0 HP Recalls Laptops Over Fire Risk

They were also sold as accessories or replacement batteries for the HP ZBook Studio G4 mobile workstation or for any of the products listed above. "For this reason, it is extremely important to check whether your battery is affected". As these batteries are sealed inside the laptop, a qualified technician will be called upon to carry out the replacement. 'We are taking immediate action to address this issue including a voluntary recall and replacement of the batteries.

Medical Men who take ibuprofen are at risk fertility problems, study says
Author: 0 Men who take ibuprofen are at risk fertility problems, study says

Sold under the brand names Advil or Motrin, ibuprofen is a member of the class of drugs known as NSAIDS (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs). However, despite the change in LH levels, the men's testosterone levels didn't change. "These compounds are good painkillers, but a certain amount of people in society use them without thinking of them as proper medicines", David Møbjerg Kristensen at the University of Copenhagen told the newspaper.

Medical Sessions Unleashes the Hounds on Pro-Pot States
Author: 0 Sessions Unleashes the Hounds on Pro-Pot States

Donoghue had previously taken part in the Justice Department's war against street gangs on Long Island. "We use the money we get from marijuana sales to fund our school resource officer and to bring in a D.A.R.E officer to speak to the schools", North Bend City Administrator Terence O'Connor said.

Medical Health warning after 'Aussie flu' blamed for deaths in Ireland
Author: 0 Health warning after 'Aussie flu' blamed for deaths in Ireland

As of September 2017 there were more than 137,500 reported cases of flu in Australia, according to news.com.au , which was more than double the number of cases from the year before. State Sen. Brownie Carson, D-Brunswick, said he's concerned that ME still doesn't have enough public health nurses on hand if a flu epidemic were to break out this season.

Medical Chocolate Is Going Extinct
Author: 0 Chocolate Is Going Extinct

Farmers of the cacao plant - responsible for the oh-so-addicting chocolate that we all know and love - are warning that higher temperatures and the dryer climates that come with them are having a devastating effect on their crops, and scientists now forecast that cacao harvests could be completely wiped out within just a few decades if nothing is done.

Medical Dense fog engulfs Delhi-NCR, visibility zero
Author: 0 Dense fog engulfs Delhi-NCR, visibility zero

Most of the northwestern plains are in its grip. On Sunday moring, over 40 flights were diverted to other airports and several were cancelled. Delhi airport has advanced technology for low-visibility landings, called CAT IIIB. The visibility later improved to 100 metres at 3 a.m. and to 200 metres at 6 a.m. The Northern Railways said over 50 trains coming to Delhi were running late and 20 were rescheduled.

Medical Supermoon to Mark First Day of 2018
Author: 0 Supermoon to Mark First Day of 2018

Supermoons, like the one coming for us on January 1, are occasions when the moon shines closer to the earth's rotation, making it appear larger in the night sky. It's called the " Wolf Moon ", because in Native American villages, the " Wolf Moon " would always be visible during the time of year when hungry wolf packs would howl outside due to colder weather.

Medical Trump fires entire White House HIV/AIDS council
Author: 0 Trump fires entire White House HIV/AIDS council

Gabriel Maldonado , CEO of Truevolution, a LGBT and HIV/AIDS awareness organization, told the Washington Blade: "I can only speculate" on why he and his council members were dismissed. The Trump administration still hasn't appointed a director to the Office of National AIDS Policy. The Republican-controlled Congress has thus far continued to fund these programs at previous levels.

Medical Too Much Gaming Could Lead to Mental Health Disorder
Author: 0 Too Much Gaming Could Lead to Mental Health Disorder

Putting that category of activities on the list would give doctors and mental health professionals a way to officially diagnose someone with the condition. Both Ferguson and Przybylski acknowledge that some people overdo gaming at the expense of their health and sanity. The analysis, which appeared in the American Journal of Psychiatry revealed that around 3 percent of people playing video game turn their hobby into an addiction.

Medical Two more flu deaths reported in Oklahoma
Author: 0 Two more flu deaths reported in Oklahoma

If 10 tips are too many , Grant said to keep it simple with the "three C's." The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends yearly flu vaccinations for everyone over the age of six months, although there are rare exceptions.

Medical Brooklyn house fire kills woman, children, officials say
Author: 0 Brooklyn house fire kills woman, children, officials say

He was left badly burned and said to be clinging to life at the burn unit at Staten Island University Hospital. According to Missaskim founder, Jack Meyer, Mr Azan's 16-year-old daughter, Shalit, and 15-year-old son Daniel, remained hospitalized with in critical condition.

Medical AAA Survey: Gas Prices Continue to Dip
Author: 0 AAA Survey: Gas Prices Continue to Dip

But they've been declining for five straight weeks, as refineries produce more gasoline than motorists are consuming, leaving markets oversupplied, AAA spokesman Mark Jenkins said. The average for Sunday was the same price according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 5,345 gas outlets in Ohio. In addition, the gap between prices today and a year ago is also at its narrowest in months, highlighting that prices are moving in the right direction for many.

Medical Flu widespread in NY; Officials urge New Yorkers to get flu shots
Author: 0 Flu widespread in NY; Officials urge New Yorkers to get flu shots

While there have been reports that the current vaccine is only 10 percent effective, the Centers for Disease Control said that is an Australian interim estimate of the vaccine's benefit against one flu virus, the H3N2 virus. Fifty-four percent of the influenza-like illness specimens submitted to the Indiana State Department of Health's laboratory tested positive for flu in the week ending on December 2.

Medical Flu Hospitalizations Up from past year
Author: 0 Flu Hospitalizations Up from past year

At the time, public health said this flu season is expected to be more severe than usual based on the amount of flu activity seen earlier this year in the southern hemisphere. That's just one reason scientists have been trying to come up with a universal flu vaccine for years now. The flu vaccine provides protection against the strains of flu that are likely to circulate this year and which may be different from last year.

Medical Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli Wedding: 10 Things You Need To Know
Author: 0 Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli Wedding: 10 Things You Need To Know

Back then, Bunty had replied to us saying, "These are baseless rumours and there's no truth to it as far as I know". Some of Virat's close friends will too be attending the wedding celebrations. The wedding date has been finalised as 12th of this month and both the families are going to organise this event in a prestigious manner. A source divulged details by stating, "The couple has booked a SoBo five-star hotel for their reception on December 21 in Mumbai ".

Medical After Firing Bryan Singer, The Queen Movie Has A New Director
Author: 0 After Firing Bryan Singer, The Queen Movie Has A New Director

Singer was sacked from the project on December 7, after a prolonged absence from the set. Only two weeks of production remained when Singer was sacked when he failed to return to the London set of the film, which stars Mr. A Hollywood Reporter story alleges that on-set "chaos" led to the termination, which Singer denies. Fletcher also will oversee post-production for the film, which is supposed to release in December 2018.

Medical Taggart leaving OR to be next Florida St
Author: 0 Taggart leaving OR to be next Florida St

Warchant, among other outlets , are reporting that Willie Taggart will become the 10th head coach in FSU's history, and the first full-time minority head coach. OR started 4-1 and even briefly popped into the AP rankings, but starting quarterback Justin Herbert broke his collarbone and the Ducks floundered, going 1-4 without him.

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