Health Care

by | May 27, 2018 | 19:05

The 33-year-old posted a video via Instagram on Saturday marking True's one-month milestone, "Happy One Month True", she captioned the video. Is Khloé Kardashian sending a message to Tristan Thompson? It's reported that the basketball star was unfaithful to Keeping Up With The Kardashians beauty Khloe with at least five women during her pregnancy.

by | May 27, 2018 | 19:19

The best way to stay safe is always prevention. West Nile virus, which first came to the United States in 1999, has flared up multiple times in the continental USA since then. She said that she has pulled as many as 54 off of herself at one time. Symptoms include fever, rash , muscle and joint pain, dizziness and bulls-eye rash.

by | May 27, 2018 | 04:52

During the 2014-16 epidemic, 11 people were treated for Ebola in the United States, with one person dying from the virus in October 2014. "Travel from Mbandaka to Bikoro can take four hours to four days" depending on transportation and if it's raining, he said.

by | May 27, 2018 | 04:01

The sugary beverages were either unlabelled, or included one of four labels: a graphic warning showing an image of crooked teeth, a text warning, information about the number of teaspoons of added sugar, or a health rating. Graphic health warnings on food packets - similar to those used for cigarettes - could prompt people to abandon "hedonistic impulses" and choose healthier foods, a study suggests.

by | May 27, 2018 | 03:34

Nebraska State Patrol troopers say they seized the drugs during a traffic stop on Interstate 80 near Kearney on April 26, but at the time suspected most of the powder to be cocaine. Two New Jersey men face charges after the Nebraska State Patrol found almost 120 pounds of fentanyl in their semi. But, as the Kansas City Star reported , that amount of fentanyl would contain enough lethal doses to potentially kill more than 26 million people, given that the DEA says as little as 2 milligrams ...

by | May 27, 2018 | 03:31

A study conducted by the European Association for the Study of Obesity , shows that patients admitted to a hospital for treating any infectious disease are twice as likely to survive if they are overweight or obese . "Compared with normal weight patients without use of a ventilator (less serious cases), overweight patients were 23 per cent more likely to survive and obese patients 29 per cent more likely to survive", said a statement.

by | May 26, 2018 | 23:32

Pfizer gave more than $10 million to a charity for heart patients while dramatically increasing the price of one of its antiarrhythmic drugs, deflecting costs from patients and leaving Medicare with a bigger bill, the U.S. Pfizer was still able to benefit since insurance coverage paid the rest of drug expenses, cash that went straight to the business. The company then allegedly worked with the foundation to establish a fund for Medicare patients needing Tikosyn, coordinating the fund's ...

by | May 26, 2018 | 18:35

A new observational study in The BMJ confirms that use of antidepressant medications , mainly serotonin reuptake inhibitors and serotonin-noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors, has greatly increased in recent years. Weight gain was calculated as an increase of 5% of baseline weight; this equates to approximately half a stone for a 70kg person. A large new study has found a link between taking antidepressants and a 5% increase in body weight.

by | May 26, 2018 | 17:15

Scientists cannot predict exactly the temperature when a child will suffer a heatstroke, but most lethal cases involve a child's core body temperature rising above 40 Celsius degrees for an extended period. "Given that most deaths are caused by a child being forgotten or locking themselves in a vehicle for extended hours (3-8 hours), shade will not save a life", Vanos said.

by | May 26, 2018 | 15:17

Their two children, aged five and two, will be given Rs 10 lakh each from the chief minister's relief fund, a government press release said. The death toll from the latest outbreak in Kerala rose to 12 on Thursday, following the death of a 61-year-old man who had already lost three members of his family, including his two sons, to the virus.

by | May 26, 2018 | 09:41

When they were followed up around nine years later, researchers found there had been 83,977 cases of cardiovascular disease and 9,985 deaths, as well as 5,103 major coronary events such as heart attacks. "We should [also] be cautious when interpreting our results in a context of different dietary and lifestyle characteristics from China". Here's that excuse you were waiting for to have daily brunch: An egg a day is a seriously good health choice, according to new research .

by | May 26, 2018 | 06:12

Biologists with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife started testing mussels in 2012. Traces of the chemotherapy drug melphalan, a potential carcinogen, were also discovered. In three out of 18 locations, the mussels tested positive for trace amounts of oxycodone, though none were found in areas where commercial fishing takes place.

by | May 26, 2018 | 05:02

Staying in the position for 10 minutes helps to calm down your mind, and prepare you for a restful night's sleep, she said. "The results imply that short (weekday) sleep is not a risk factor for mortality if it is combined with a medium or long weekend sleep", the researchers, led by Torbjörn Åkerstedt from Stockholm University, wrote in their paper.

by | May 26, 2018 | 02:41

Breast cancer after the menopause and advanced prostate cancer were also linked to obesity. Our Cancer Prevention Recommendations work together as a blueprint to beat cancer that people can trust, because they are based on evidence that has now proved consistent for decades'.

by | May 26, 2018 | 01:40

In general, more youthful females are now most likely to obtain lung cancer than guys of the same age, the research study authors state. The findings obtained during the research have been disclosed in the New England Journal of Medicine on Wednesday.

by | May 26, 2018 | 03:08

It's capitalism operating to save lives. If you really want to get smokers to quit, you need to build an incentive structure. The new report was published online May 23 in the New England Journal of Medicine . You can't improve your health by smoking part-time. By contrast, no differences were found in the quit rates among participants assigned to free e-cigarettes, free cessation aids, or usual care.

by | May 25, 2018 | 23:12

A phone is sometimes a really bad habet. Experts have warned smartphone-addicted parents are teaching their offspring bad habits. "I hate my mom's phone and wish she never had one", one student wrote. In her Facebook post, she added the hashtags #getoffyourphone and #listentoyourkids. Children sulked, whined, threw tantrums, and showed signs of hyperactivity or restlessness more when parents used smartphones while talking to their children.

by | May 26, 2018 | 00:13

After a series of unprecedented diplomatic contacts involving the United States, North Korea , South Korea, and China, the White House announced that a summit between Trump and Kim was scheduled for June 12 in Singapore. "Don't cancel your reservations for Singapore just yet", former US deputy secretary of state Anthony Blinken told VOA's Korean Service. April 21: North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site as part of ...

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:36

The finding suggests "a lot of people" are taking oxycodone in the Puget Sound, researchers say. But the potential presence of oxycodone in fish would be concerning, however, as they do metabolize opioids. The water gets filtered, but King County Wastewater Management said although their system can catch a lot of contaminants, it can't specifically filter out drugs.

by | May 25, 2018 | 23:56

They led humans from hunting and gathering to city-building. This was also true in Japan during the 1960s, but current Japanese receive only about 20 percent of their daily food energy from rice. "It can be a catastrophic birth anomaly", Ebi says. In the rice study, the researchers looked at how crops responded to levels of about 580 parts per million, which could prove tough to avoid this century without drastic changes.

by | May 25, 2018 | 23:30

That suggests that seafood intake might affect semen quality, ovulation or embryo quality. In the prospective cohort study, researchers from Harvard followed 500 MI and Texas couples from the Longitudinal Investigation of Fertility and the Environment (LIFE) Study for one year to determine the relationship between seafood intake and time to pregnancy .

by | May 25, 2018 | 23:00

One died at home the next day and was buried with the help of medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). "The two others left the facility with their families on Monday night". The total case count includes 28 confirmed, 21 probable and nine suspected patients from three health zones in the country's northwestern province of Equateur: Bikoro, which reported the first and most cases, Iboko and Wangata.

by | May 25, 2018 | 23:08

Consuming two or more drinks daily can raise your risk for liver or esophageal cancers, but drinking up to two a day could lower your risk for cancer. "Sticking to water will be the best recommendation", she said. Even small amounts of processed foods such as ham or hot dogs increases bowel cancer risk - and can increase risk of being overweight.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:47

They very much want to do it. "The problem for Kim Jong Un is that we have provided elements of the deal to the public ... and that he has to either accept the terms that have been laid out and commit to dismantlement, or reject the deal and undermine his legitimacy with the South and the global community".

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:25

But the officials are yet to confirm the symptoms. The reason for one death has not yet been ascertained, Jayasree said. Ten persons have died of Nipah virus so far in Kozhikode and Malappuram districts. Strong epidemiological surveillance and a pro-active district health force can reduce the case fatality rate which is around 40-75% at the moment. According to NDTV , there is a fear that two people in Karnataka may also be infected with the virus.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:08

Methemoglobinemia is a unsafe condition that results from elevated levels of methemoglobin, causing oxygen carried through the blood to be reduced, which can ultimately lead to death. "Due to the significant safety risk of methemoglobinemia, we have urged manufacturers that they should stop marketing over-the-counter oral drug products for treating teething in infants and children younger than 2 years".

by | May 25, 2018 | 21:45

Lack of sleep can have dire consequences for your health. And Michael Grandner , who heads the University of Arizona's Sleep and Health Research Program, told The Washington Post that it's wrong to believe a long sleep on the weekend can completely make up for a restless week.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:51

The virus has not spread beyond Kerala , the government said after investigation by health officials linked the initial deaths to a well colonised by bats whose water the victims had been using. Samples from the larger bat which eats fruits have not yet been obtained. At any cost, one should not come in contact with the saliva of an infected person.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:20

Congo's Ministry of Health said Thursday the number of confirmed Ebola cases has reached 30, including eight deaths in the three affected health zones in the country's Equateur province. There are five subtypes of Ebola virus , four of which can be transmitted from wild animals to people, who then spread the disease person to person.

by | May 25, 2018 | 22:48

The patient was not a food service worker and had other "significant" chronic diseases or conditions that led to the death according to the DHHR. An official cause of death has not been released. Ray also says Kentucky's outbreak began in Jefferson County last August, and has now spread to 39 of the state's 120 counties. Officials say 629 hepatitis A cases have been reported statewide since August 1, 2017.

by | May 25, 2018 | 11:35

Tokarczuk has more recently made headlines for her criticism of Poland's right-wing government and the country's anti-Semitic history, garnering her death threats and animosity among nationalists and conservatives. She was branded a "targowiczanin" - an ancient term for a traitor - and her publisher had to hire bodyguards for a while to protect her, The Guardian reported.

by | May 25, 2018 | 02:05

Speaking after the letter's release, Trump appeared to open the door to the summit continuing, depending on Kim's response to the USA demand to give up nuclear weapons. aggression. It did however apparently proceed with the dismantling of its Punggye-ri test site in the country's northeast. A small group of journalists invited to the scene described a series of explosions throughout the day.

by | May 24, 2018 | 20:11

But Ms Buchwald held that the plaintiffs did not have standing to bring a case against Mr Trump's spokesperson, Sarah Sanders , and a former media aide Hope Hicks , both of whom were joined as respondents in the suit. Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald issued a lengthy 75-page judgement that essentially states that the issue is not so much being blocked from seeing Trump's tweets (which you can see without logging into an account ), but rather the denied access to the context and ...

by | May 24, 2018 | 09:54

Senate Bill 204 - dubbed the Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act and named after patients - passed in the House with 250 votes in favor and 169 against and will go to President Trump, who has strongly supported so-called right-to-try legislation .

by | May 23, 2018 | 19:19

A number of bloggers and activists are reported to have been detained since President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi was re-elected for a second term in March. After Zeid's arrest, press freedom watchdog Reporters Without Borders called on Egyptian authorities "not to confuse disrespect with terrorism". An expert on jihadist movements in North Sinai, where security forces are fighting an insurgency led by the Islamic State group, Alexandrani had been to Germany to deliver lectures on the political ...