Health Care

‘Shocking die-off of Africas oldest baobabs

The fallen include Homasi, also known as Grootboom, a giant tree in Namibia. "The die-off has other immediate causes, like insects, but a 500-year-old tree has ...


Sugar consumption by toddlers exceeds adult recommendations

This study was carried out with the participation of the parents of 800 children from Maryland, aged between 6 and 23 months, who were consuming added sugars....


A 5-year-old girl was suddenly paralysed after a tick bite

Griffin said Kailyn was "perfectly fine" the night before, but things took a "scary" turn on June 6 when she woke her up for school. Kailyn had a CT scan and ...


Narendra Modi Posts His Fitness Challenge Video, Nominates HD Kumaraswamy And Others

Yoga and treadmill are part of my daily workout regime. Reacting to the PM's fitness video and the challenge, Rathore told reporters, "PM always talks about fit...


Recall Alert: Throw away pre-cut melon

The company has since issued a recall notice in Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina and OH - removing clear plastic contain...


Kitchen towels can harbor disgusting bacteria

Biranjia-Hurdoyal, senior lecturer from the Department of Health Sciences at the university. Those used for a range of purposes, such as for wiping utensils, ...


Justice Department won't defend pre-existing conditions rule

The reason so many people could be affected by this decision is because it would apply not just to people with individual insurance policies, "but also [to] p...


World Health Organization says Ebola situation in DRC shows promise

Peter Salama , WHO deputy director-general of emergency preparedness and response, in a webcast on Twitter . Four of the five approved drugs are now in the c...


Trump Administration Seeks to Gut Obamacare’s Protections for People With Pre-Existing Conditions

The Trump administration argues that because the new tax law eliminates the penalty for not buying insurance, the Supreme Court's previous ruling permitting...


New Blood Test May Help Predict Premature Births For Pregnant Women

The researchers are planning a much larger study to see if the test works when applied to a broader population of women. Preterm births occur in approximate...


Minot State Relay for Life

Dinner is then provided later for all survivors and their caregivers. At the same time, Co-Chair Gayle DiBenedetto continues to help by supporting planning, l...


At a fashion show, Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade remembered

Bourdain was filming in France for a TV show, and he was reportedly found unconscious in his hotel room. "His love of great adventure, new friends, fine fo...


US Social Security, Medicare finances worsening

Program trustees say Medicare will become insolvent in 2026 - three years earlier than previously forecast - and Social Security in 2034. President Trump pled...


Elliott's Singer agrees with Buffett, Dimon on profit guidance

As a result, corporations "frequently hold back on technology spending, hiring, and research and development" that would improve businesses' future growth, Buf...


Insurer lobby group weighs in on Obamacare individual mandate case

The Trump administration delivered an early midterms present to Democrats Thursday night when the Justice Department chose to side with 20 GOP states in a la...


Speaker Kirk Cox Attends White House Signing Ceremony For VA Reforms

The bill will streamline the Veterans Choice Program and VA community care programs to ensure that veterans are able to gain access to proper healthcare when an...


Health officials link pre-cut melon to salmonella outbreak in MI

Other states that have reported illnesses as part of this outbreak include IL (6 cases), IN (11 cases), Missouri (10 cases), and OH (1 case). On Friday, the g...


Sells 27,684 Shares of athenahealth (ATHN)

We Are One Seven LLC lifted its position in shares of athenahealth by 239.2% in the first quarter. They initially rose almost 6 percent once trading resumed, ...


CDC report reveals more than 45,000 Americans took their own lives in 2016

MA experienced a 35 percent increase in suicides from 1999 to 2016, but its suicide rate remains comparatively low: 10 per 100,000 people in 2014-2016, compar...


Adding Chemo Does Not Has Influence In Breast Cancer Treatment

Stephen Chia , Medical Oncologist in BC Cancer's Vancouver centre and Head of the Province's Breast Tumor group. In an ongoing phase 2 clinical trial , the...