Health Care

by | March 24, 2019 | 01:12

C THC, the psychoactive element of the drug - is the very best and most out there. She said an estimated one in five new cases of psychosis across the sites studied could be linked to daily cannabis use , and more than one in 10 linked to use of high-potency cannabis .

by | March 18, 2019 | 11:58

US dietary guidelines that eased limits on cholesterol have helped eggs make a comeback. One shortcoming of the study is that participants were asked only one time about their diets. Americans, the primary target of the study, are believed to get an average of 300 milligrams of dietary cholesterol a day and an average of about half an egg daily, the study authors say.

by | March 09, 2019 | 01:08

Smollett had gotten into hot water back on January 29, when he'd been rushed to Northwestern Hospital for treatment of wounds. One of the unnamed nurses who was sacked, claims to CBS Chicago that she never herself even accessed Smollett's chart.

by | March 08, 2019 | 00:29

The suddenly polarizing Cloud is officially available in caramel and cinnamon flavors. Ariana Grande's latest move is a drink - yes, you read that right - that will let you say " thank u, next " to your regular Starbucks order and possibly add some Sweetener to this one.

by | March 03, 2019 | 00:27

For a small subset of adults, the answer is yes. But the CDC says 1 in 12 children doesn't receive the first dose on time, and in some places vaccination rates are far lower than the national average. The vaccine against measles was introduced five decades ago, having been invented in 1963. That was also administered between 1963 and 1967. A measles outbreak in the United States has triggered debate on the ease with which parents can opt out of mandatory vaccine rules.

by | February 28, 2019 | 01:44

GE jumped 18% to US$11.95 ahead of regular trading in NY yesterday. Earlier this month GE also announced plans to shrink the scale of its once-ambitious plan for a headquarters along the Boston waterfront. Janney's note further said that Danaher seems to have struck a good value with the GE LS acquisition priced 17x EBITDA. Heymann added that GE Healthcare is expected to stay in Chicago.

by | February 27, 2019 | 01:11

Instructional Videos Found That Encourage Children To Commit Suicide. In both cases, the videos were eventually removed after they were reported to YouTube . Chris McKenna, founder of Protect Young Eyes , urges parents to prepare their children for what happens when they run into dark content. A fellow mother, a physician, had initially alerted her to the clip on YouTube Kids , saying it had been "intentionally planted on YouTube Kids to harm our children".

by | February 26, 2019 | 00:28

Each year, roughly $2 million in federal funds are given to the organization for health care services. "Those services should be separate and even have separate facilities". Our country is at a 30-year low for unintended pregnancy and an historic low for pregnancy among teenagers - largely because of expanded access to birth control.

by | February 23, 2019 | 01:39

The alert was in response to an outbreak of nine cases in Vancouver, which was tracked to an unvaccinated Canadian child who reportedly contracted the disease on a family trip to Vietnam. Dr. Silvina Mema, Interior Health's medical health officer , said awareness of potential measles exposure cases is heightened due to the outbreaks in the Vancouver area and in southern Washington state .

by | February 22, 2019 | 00:09

Animals with the disease are typically emaciated, display abnormal behavior, lose bodily functions, become weak and then eventually die. It is estimated that up to 15,000 animals infected with CWD are consumed each year and the number is thought to grow by at least 20% each year according to the Alliance for Public Wildlife.

by | February 15, 2019 | 02:02

Following that, the Prime Minister on Wednesday said that the government would re-open the Christmas Island centre "to deal with the prospect of arrivals. Sick asylum seekers often have to fight the Australian government in court for permission to be transferred to an Australian hospital. Also in the Swiss city on Wednesday night, Abdul Aziz Muhamat, a Sudanese refugee activist who has spent five years on Manus Island, won the Martin Ennals Award 2019, one of the most prestigious global ...

by | February 05, 2019 | 01:41

However, since there have not been any confirmed cases in Chelan or Douglas County, students and staff are not now being excluded from school or child care. Public health officials are working closely with school districts and healthcare providers to ensure students and staff have been vaccinated. "Now is a great time for all families to take action by reviewing their vaccination records and be sure that everyone is up to date and has completed the vaccination series for measles", health ...

by | February 03, 2019 | 03:26

Over half of the cases reported to date were under the age of 45, with three confirmed influenza outbreaks. "Flu season typically doesn't peak until February or March, so we're certainly seeing lots of flu now and expect to continue to do so", Kelso said.

by | January 31, 2019 | 10:15

Pictured: Children's doctor Juergen Hochfeld chats with a mother and her 11-month-old daughter Tijana prior to injecting Tijana with a vaccine against measles . According to NPR's Vanessa Romo and Patti Neighmond, there were 36 confirmed and 11 suspected measles cases as of Monday. In two cases the infection was acquired during travel out of Canada (India and Philippines, respectively), and four from imported cases.

by | January 30, 2019 | 00:58

Inslee said the number of cases "creates an extreme public health risk that may quickly spread to other counties". Governor Jay Ipsee said in a statement that the Washington State Military Department and State Emergency Operations Center will be working with the Department of Health to combat the overwhelming influx of measles cases, of which there have been 32 as of Saturday, according to the DOH.

by | January 30, 2019 | 00:46

The records leaked were those of 5,400 Singaporeans diagnosed with HIV up to January 2013 and 8,800 foreigners, including work and visit pass applicants and holders, diagnosed with HIV up to December 2011. MOH stressed that it will continue to regularly review its systems to ensure they remain secure and that the necessary safeguards are in place. "We are working with relevant parties to scan the Internet for signs of further disclosure of the information", it said, adding that Brochez now ...

by | January 27, 2019 | 01:33

Recent research has suggested amyloid-beta - one of the proteins that forms aggregates in the brains of Alzheimer's patients - is an antimicrobial peptide formed in response to bacterial infections in the brain, and P. Tau is normally found in the brain - even in healthy people - but under certain conditions it can clump together into tangles that injure nearby tissue and presage cognitive decline.

by | January 20, 2019 | 03:09

Ron DeSantis is proposing sweeping changes to the state's medical marijuana system - including an end to the ban on smoking medical marijuana. Last May, a judge ruled that approved patients can smoke medical marijuana . DeSantis also said he would implement what the people want. "We are also grateful that so many Florida legislators from around the state made it a priority to join in hearing the governor's messages of real importance to Jewish Floridians and beyond".

by | January 11, 2019 | 02:15

If the plan is approved, New York City would be the first city in the nation to mandate paid personal time off for workers. "We want to flip the script", de Blasio said . The current financial plan for city hospitals projects budget shortfalls of over $156 million in 2018, increasing to $1.8 billion in 2022, according to the city's Independent Budget Office.

by | December 20, 2018 | 03:13

Vaping involves using an electronic cigarette, hookah or similar device to inhale certain vapors or aerosols, which could contain substances such as nicotine , marijuana or flavoring. Juul has taken steps to reduce teenage vaping, he said, such as ending the sales of certain flavored pods at retail stores starting last month, strengthening the age verification process on its website and eliminating its Facebook and Instagram accounts.