Health Care

by | May 12, 2017 | 22:49

NHS Merseyside, which operates several hospitals in northwest England, tweeted that "following a suspected national cyberattack, we are taking all precautionary measures possible to protect our local NHS systems and services". Krishna Chinthapalli, a registrar at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in London, warned that British hospitals' old operating systems and store of confidential patient information made them an ideal target for blackmailers.

by | May 12, 2017 | 22:48

The last Ebola outbreak in Congo happened in 2014 and killed more than 40 people. Ebola is a deadly haemorrhagic fever that occasionally jumps to humans from animals including bats and monkeys. In comparison, there were 23 cases 10 days or more after vaccination among those who did not receive the vaccine. There is no specific treatment for the disease, though an experimental vaccine was recently developed that World Health Organization says could be used in emergencies.

by | May 12, 2017 | 20:20

The reports said that Correction Commissioner Joseph Ponte will resign following accusations that his department's watchdog spied on inspectors. De Blasio has maintained Ponte got bad advice that he was allowed to use the vehicle for personal use, although written guidelines explicitly ban the practice.

by | May 12, 2017 | 20:49

Haniyeh replaces Khaled Meshaal, who served as Hamas leader since 1996. Haniyeh's election comes shortly after Hamas unveiled a new, allegedly more pragmatic political program aimed at ending the group's worldwide isolation. In June 2007, Hamas fighters took complete control over the Gaza Strip, following a week of clashes between Hamas and Fatah, resulting from the firing of Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh (Hamas) by PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas (Fatah).

by | May 12, 2017 | 19:35

Joanna Renteria, a Mexican-American blogger in San Francisco said: "I don't like to be so angry or shut people down for celebrating". Arreola is a Mexican immigrant and says the day shouldn't be about political agenda. To celebrate Cinco de Mayo, taking place Friday this year, try this recipe for salsa by Sammy Millan, executive chef at Buck & Honey's Restaurant. The brewery is calling it Fünf de Mayo.

by | May 12, 2017 | 18:44

The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 12.8% on a year-over-year basis. BlackRock Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Sangamo Therapeutics by 0.5% in the third quarter. now shows a Weekly Performance of 52.17%, where Monthly Performance is 62.79%, Quarterly performance is 86.67%, 6 Months performance is 108.96% and yearly performance percentage is 16.28%.

by | May 12, 2017 | 18:36

For example, if the legislation is passed, the state would be forbidden to cancel any contracts with organizations that force children to undergo "dangerous practices", including so-called "conversion therapy" for LGBT children. This would be one of the only laws that impacts state funded agencies in such a manner. At Christian Homes & Family Services, pictures of children and their adopted families line the walls.

by | May 12, 2017 | 18:02

Endoscopy-the insertion of a long tube with a camera on the end down the gullet and into the stomach-revealed the larva of a worm-like parasite firmly attached to an area of swollen and inflamed gut lining. Symptoms include abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting and complications such as digestive bleeding and bowel obstruction and perforation. Hiromu Sugiyama, an official at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases, said more seafood being transported across Japan raw rather than frozen ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 18:33

Trump administration officials may worry about Moon's softer approach to North Korea , but they also likely know he won't push for any radical policies on the North or any other issues that would hurt the decades-long alliance. Japanese officials have described the call as "positive and meaningful", with the two agreeing to cooperate closely to deal with North Korea . But in a 25-minute conversation, Moon and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said they hoped to meet at an early date and ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 16:48

Mr Turnbull said it was important to understand that North Korea is not a client state of China in the way East Germany was of the Soviet Union. Dialogue between the North and the U.S. He's talking tough, saying in an interview that the USA and North Korea could be heading toward a "major, major" conflict with North Korea , though adding he prefers a diplomatic solution.

by | May 12, 2017 | 16:13

This allows consumers to choose how many solar tiles they need based on their home's electricity consumption, the company said. Tesla's high-design solar roofs are moving a step closer to a housetop near you. The solar roof tiles were unveiled in October as Musk sought to convince shareholders of the benefits of combining his electric vehicle maker with SolarCity, the solar installer run by his first cousins.

by | May 12, 2017 | 15:44

Often the biggest battle for an employee is not against external stigma, i.e. what his colleagues may think if they find out that he has a mental health issue, but internal stigma, when an individual is so concerned that his disclosure of a mental health issue will adversely impact him (regardless of whether it is objectively likely to do so or not) that they refuse to disclose their issue, nearly always just worsening the situation.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:59

Johnston said that geographic shift in the Liberal caucus could mean trouble for Clark. The BC Liberals would have the first option to seek the confidence of the house, which means seeking the support of the Green Party. Johnston also noted that elections are expensive and that the Greens are least able to afford to fight another campaign anytime soon. Also that year, preliminary results put Liberal Wally Oppal ahead by three votes in Delta South before the final count revealed Independent ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:43

For decades between World War II and the end of the Cold War, Hanford produced some of the radioactive material necessary for the development of the United States' nuclear weapons. The tribe also said the tunnels should be cleaned of radioactive waste and radiation long before a deadline of 2042 set by a cleanup agreement between the federal and state governments.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:17

The Zika scare was at its peak before Rio de Janeiro held the 2016 Olympics, with countries around the world reporting an increase in infections. "The Health Ministry and other relevant bodies will continue their policy to fight Zika , dengue and chikungunya, across all states and municipalities", he said.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:13

She sustained serious injuries and later died in hospital. Erfana Bora, headteacher of Jameah Girls Academy, said: "Yesterday, one of our children, Evha Jannath, passed away in tragic circumstances". The park remained closed the following day in observance of her death. Evha's family, who released a statement through the campaign office of Leicester politician Keith Vaz on Wednesday evening, called for Splash Canyon to remain out of service until investigations ended.

by | May 12, 2017 | 11:25

Reuters reported it was told by a USA official that the United States was looking to boost intelligence cooperation with Turkey to support its fight against the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). In the statement Thursday, the worldwide coalition said with the capture of Tabqa, the SDF has further isolated Raqqa and "will continue to pursue the military defeat" of IS throughout Syria.

by | May 12, 2017 | 11:15

Chibok schoolgirls, recently freed from Nigeria extremist captivity, are photographed in Abuja, Nigeria, Monday May 8, 2017. THE Federal Government FG on Thursday, said the 82 Chibok girls who were released by the Bokoharam terrorists are now undergoing medical screening.

by | May 12, 2017 | 10:17

Many state-funded Texas adoption and foster care agencies routinely deny non-Christian, gay, and unmarried applicants on religious grounds - and legislation that got initial approval in the state House on Tuesday is created to protect them from potential lawsuits from doing so.

by | May 12, 2017 | 10:42

Attorney Jennifer Branch , who is representing Gabriel's mother, told Fox 19 News , that this new report contradicts what school officials originally told Gabriel's mother, Cornelia Reynolds. In the shocking video, which has not been publicly released, a group of boys are in the bathroom talking when another boy enters, sending numerous boys scattering.

by | May 12, 2017 | 09:44

In Waco, Texas, a college fraternity at Baylor University was suspended after throwing a Cinco de Mayo party where students reportedly dressed as construction workers and maids and chanted "Build that Wall", a reference to Trump's signature campaign promise.

by | May 12, 2017 | 09:10

New drugs are available that can cure the infection, but their sky-high price tag makes them out of reach for many people. NEW YORK | The heroin epidemic is driving up hepatitis C infections, with the biggest increase in people in their 20s, USA health officials said Thursday.

by | May 12, 2017 | 09:12

Celebs at Justin Bieber's concert in Mumbai. Bieber may not have impressed his Indian fans with his live performance but his enthusiasm for the local culture proved to be interesting for many. And if you didn't have any iPhones to sell to be able to afford the steep tickets, allow us to help you with the most important takeaway from the night: How to dress for a concert without dying in the sweltering heat 101.

by | May 12, 2017 | 09:26

He added, "The fact that they failed to live up to expectations, let alone exceed them, disappointed people". Twitter shares cratered 24 per cent the next day, while Facebook's tumbled 11 per cent, still the biggest-ever one-day losses for both.

by | May 12, 2017 | 08:06

Live Pre-Game CoverageThe NFL will utilize Periscope and Twitter to bring fans unique live pre-game access from each of its primetime game windows, as well as other key match-ups during the season. Twitter last season was the official livestreaming partner for NFL Thursday Night Football , a deal worth $10 million which let Twitter air 10 games.

by | May 12, 2017 | 07:39

BAGHDAD (AP) — Investigations conducted during the month of March reveal that USA -led coalition airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria killed 45 civilians, mostly in and around the Iraqi city of Mosul , according to a Pentagon statement released Sunday.

by | May 12, 2017 | 07:09

For years, public health officials have been trying to increase the vaccination rates in the Somali community, which dropped precipitously in the mid 2000s over fears about the now-debunked theory that vaccines were linked with autism. The Minnesota Health Department shared that almost 47 people infected with measles were unvaccinated. However, recent infectious disease outbreaks largely occurred among the vaccinated, not the unvaccinated.

by | May 12, 2017 | 07:03

The shorthand version is that Sessions vowed to step aside from investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election after it was revealed he twice spoke with the Russian ambassador during the campaign and failed to say so when pressed by Congress during his confirmation hearing.

by | May 12, 2017 | 07:47

We know people are desperate to get their avocado chopped, photographed and up on Instagram but surely they don't need safety labels to avoid bloodshed at breakfast? Eccles said he treats about four patients a week for avocado hand and his hospital even experiences a "post-brunch surge" on Saturdays.

by | May 12, 2017 | 07:53

This news is the latest in the scheduling hoopla surrounding Notre Dame, who is a full-time member of the ACC in most sports other than football, which to the chagrin of most , still remains as an independent football program. College football plans ahead. Duke's newly added games against the Irish will be played in 2027 and 2033 at Wallace Wade Stadium, and 2030 and 2035 at Notre Dame while Wake Forest will get home games in 2027 and 2037 to go along with trips to South Bend in 2029 and ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 05:31

A total of 1,378 people were reportedly arrested, including approximately 60 people in the Houston area. "Gangs threaten the safety of our communities, not just in major metropolitan areas, but in our suburbs and rural areas, too", ICE acting director Thomas Homan said.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:04

He was born in St. Paul and attended high school at St. Paul's Cretin-Derham Hall High School. The 27-year-old's contract will pay him a total of $1.5 million in base salary in 2017 and could be worth up to $6 million if he hits all the incentives.

by | May 12, 2017 | 02:56

Duke Energy Corp. (DUK) revealed that its Q1 profit of $716 million.The Charlotte, North Carolina-based company said it had profit of $1.02 per share. The 1 year EPS growth rate is -9.20%. Looking further, Array BioPharma Inc . has a Gross Margin score of 59. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 17,377 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $155,000 after buying an additional 590 shares during the period.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:54

The target of the raid was Strategic Campaign Group Inc.in Annapolis, the Baltimore Sun reported on Thursday, along with local television stations. The Maryland Republican Party confirms it's looking into the raid. Cuccinelli sued Strategic Campaign Group in 2014, alleging that the company and a political action committee duped donors. He said it ran a PAC that raised over $2 million dollars for his gubernatorial campaign but spent little of that money in support of him.

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:30

White House Homeland Security Adviser Tom Bossert, speaking at the White House press briefing, said the White House took the action because online vulnerabilities at the agency level can put the nation at risk. "Sitting by and doing nothing is no longer an option", he said, an apparent jab at the Obama administration. "Russians are not the only people that operate negatively on the Internet", Bossert said.