Medical

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:58

Over the past few weeks, the CDC has seen increased influenza-like illness activity, more hospitalizations, and more flu associated deaths in children and adults. On top of that, it is also very important to differentiate the two, which will highly depend on the symptoms that are present any person feels like they are coming down with something.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:24

Based on the NTP's results, as well as hundreds of other studies, the FDA is still confident that the current limits on cellphone radiation are safe, according to a statement from Jeffrey Shuren, the director of the FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:16

The number of confirmed cases represent the highest number of flu cases in Livingston County since 2009 - the year of the H1N1 virus - when there were 249 confirmed cases of the flu. Although people with the flu are most contagious in the first 3-4 days after their illness begins, some otherwise healthy adults may be able to infect others beginning 1 day before symptoms develop and up to 5 to 7 days after becoming sick.

by | February 05, 2018 | 06:57

The selfie is a mosaic composed of dozens of photos captured by Curiosity's Mars Hands Lens Imager, which sits at the end of the rover's 7-foot-long (2.1 m) robotic arm. A viewpoint on " Vera Rubin Ridge " provided NASA's Curiosity Mars rover shows where it began its mission inside Gale Crater, plus more-distant features of the crater.

by | February 04, 2018 | 02:13

As the tradition claims, if Phil sees his shadow when he emerges from his temporary home (a fake tree stump), the weather forecast calls for six more weeks of winter . I guess the feast was more of a Roman Catholic tradition that America seems to have lost to the passing of time, or it was just surpassed in the progress of our culture by cute furry animals seeking their shadows .

by | February 03, 2018 | 14:51

More than 800,000 people in the U.S, die from heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases, each year. Those who don't get enough of it can have disruptions in metabolism, blood pressure, and inflammation, which increase heart disease risks.

by | February 03, 2018 | 14:52

In a video posted to her Facebook account after a 12-hour shift, Katherine Lockler of Milton, Florida, vented about how people have virtually no clue on how to prevent the flu. Better yet, before treating the ER as a first option, get yourself some over-the-counter Tylenol or ibuprofen and take dosages big enough - 400 to 600 milligrams for men or women or 800 for "a big dude" - to wipe out the fever.

by | February 02, 2018 | 11:23

Following the Pfizer earnings release this morning, the drug maker's stock jumped by almost 1% to as high as $39.30 in premarket trades. About 34.89M shares traded or 106.55% up from the average. Moreover, Spc Financial Incorporated has 0.08% invested in Pfizer Inc . (NYSE: PFE ) for 33,488 shares. Commonwealth Equity Svcs Inc invested in 32,938 shares.

by | February 02, 2018 | 11:05

Keep track of your blood pressure, cholesterol and weight. The keynote will discuss spotting the signs of a heart attack what happens in a cardiac emergency from Dr. Heart disease has been called the Silent Killer because it often has no noticeable symptoms. It's one of those things that needs a lot more awareness.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:54

An advisory board chaired by former Thai foreign minister Surakiart Sathirathai has lashed out at the recent resignation of United States member Bill Richardson, saying his accusation that the board was "whitewashing" or "cheerleading" Aung San Suu Kyi over the Rohingya crisis completely lacked legitimacy.

by | January 28, 2018 | 01:09

Crisis, the national charity for homeless people, urged that the true number of rough sleepers was far greater after its own research found that more than 8,000 people were now sleeping rough across England. "The strategy sets out our ambitious plans for meeting housing need, preventing homelessness and meeting the needs of vulnerable people in the next three years.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:34

It means they made less progress than others across England with similar results at the end of primary or junior school. There was also a high achievement in English Baccalaureate this year, which measures the proportion of pupils awards grades of 5/C and above in core academic subjects.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:32

So far, there about 6 percent of people seeking medical care have flu symptoms , according to CDC records. He also noted that nationwide 13 children had died due to the flu. Marion General has admitted almost 50 patients for influenza since the flu season started in October, White said on Wednesday. "Even if the flu has shifted for the year, the vaccine still assists in a faster recovery".

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:52

The new blood test works by identifying the markers for 16 gene mutations and eight proteins that are associated with eight different cancer types. And if you have these surprising cancer risk factors , it might even save your life. To precisely determine the optimal number of DNA bases to assess in the CancerSEEK test, the researchers used a method based on diminishing returns.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:52

Highly regarded German publication Kicker reported that Dortmund have yet to receive a concrete bid for their troublesome striker, and have set an asking price of £61.8m for Aubameyang. According to the Daily Mirror , Arsenal have now agreed personal terms with the 28-year-old as a deal to sign the forward takes a step closer to being completed.

by | January 19, 2018 | 03:23

In the wake of warnings that more raids were coming, the sanctuary city of Oakland, California, took steps to batten down the hatches - the city council voted Tuesday night to refuse to cooperate with ICE entirely. There's a report USA immigration agents are preparing to conduct major sweeps against undocumented immigrants. "They don't have to tell us, and they may not", Kelly said, adding that being in the dark about such a raid puts the Sheriff's Office in a "tricky spot".

by | January 19, 2018 | 03:18

Plastic packaging on the chain's branded products will be replaced with paper and pulp trays, paper bags, and similar items, News Shopper reports. The group said its commitment would be an important step towards reducing the one million tonnes of plastic that Wrap says United Kingdom supermarkets generate each year.

by | January 19, 2018 | 03:21

About 14.47 million shares traded or 533.68% up from the average. It is down 0.00% since January 17, 2017 and is. It has underperformed by 17.32% the S&P500. Shares of Juno Therapeutics (JUNO) opened at $69.25 on Thursday. Artal Group Inc Sa has 150,000 shares. Of the 29 analysts in coverage, 16 of them have handed out "strong buy" ratings, and there are zero "sells" on the books.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:29

An outbreak is defined as multiple flu cases reported in nursing homes or assisted living facilities. Widespread flu activity is plaguing the First State, as the number of lab-confirmed cases continues to rise. Hamilton has mostly dodged that bullet, local officials say, with numbers sitting in the mid-level range for what the city usually experiences around this time of year.

by | January 17, 2018 | 18:44

The collision between the Fitzgerald and the ACX Crystal off the coast of Japan in June claimed the lives of seven US sailors. In the case of the destroyer USS John S. The announcement of an Article 32 hearing and referral to a court-martial is not meant to and does not reflect a determination of guilt or innocence related to any offenses.