Health Care

Selena Gomez Taking Instagram Break After Album Release -- Here's Why

She said: "I thought that I was so ready like two years ago". Reportedly, the tune, which was her first primary hit, addresses her romance with Bieber, who wa...


No screening for new Sars-like virus at United Kingdom airports - yet

Following the lead of the U.S., Canada plans to take measures at some major airports to identify people travelling from Wuhan in central China with flu-like sy...


Trump administration proposal allows for more potatoes, less vegetables in school lunches

For instance, instead of being required to offer higher quantities of nutrient-dense red and orange vegetables such as carrots, peppers and buttternut squash, s...


Number of Sepsis cases in Dorset fall as worldwide figure rises

In the United States, sepsis is the leading cause of hospital death and costs more than $ 24 billion a year. The study determined that, in 2017, 48.9 millio...


Mosquitoes resistant to all types of dengue virus engineered

In this way the existence of infectious mosquitoes puts the health of 6.5 billion people around the world at risk. This is the first time ever that all types of...


Sepsis causes 20% of worldwide deaths, study finds

The vast majority of cases - 85 per cent - were in low and middle income countries and 40 per cent of all cases occurred in children younger than five . Among ...


Administration roll back healthy school lunch rules in US

The policy change will give schools more flexibility to decide which fruits and vegetable, and how many, they serve to students, while also broadening the defin...


This flu season is hitting young people particularly hard

There were f 203 flu-related deaths in the state a year ago, the department says, and there were more than 9,000 positive cases of the virus reported. The Aff...


Utah man locked inside 24 Hour Fitness gym after closing

Hill realized he missed notices on the gym's door showing the Sandy and other select locations were now closing at midnight because of low usage among other fac...


Thais find second case linked to China mystery virus

Authorities in Wuhan said a seafood market was the center of the outbreak. But he had "close contact" with at least one person with pneumonia symptoms. A Worl...


High Court Skeptical of New Jersey 'Bridgegate' Convictions

The Supreme Court seemed broadly skeptical Tuesday of the convictions of two people involved in New Jersey's "Bridgegate" scandal where officials created a m...


First Pediatric Flu-Related Death of Season Reported in Chicago

The state has suffered eight deaths so far this flu season , according to the state Department for Public health weekly flu report. In a linked Comment art...


Less sex linked to an earlier menopause, U.K. study finds

Middle-aged women who romp weekly are 28 per cent less likely to experience the change over the next decade. The study was based on data collected from 2,936 ...


Democrats Debate: Warren and Sanders Talk Women and Electability

Sen. Bernie Sanders overstated a statistic on health care spending when he said "workers" were "paying on average 20% of their incomes for health care". "Ju...


Flyers recover in OT after squandering third-period lead

Brian Elliott will now take over the goaltending duties for the Flyers, who also recalled Alex Lyon to be his backup goalie. However, the pick here is the ga...


Being rich "can add nine healthy years to your life"

The team found that wealth was the most important socioeconomic factor in predicting the onset of these problems, with wealthier people enjoying nearly an addit...


Virginia plans emergency gun ban at Capitol ahead of protest

But Virginia Citizens Defense League organizer Philip Van Cleave, the organizer of the Richmond rally, said the event will still take place. "But we must also...


Four flu deaths confirmed in Tennessee

Glatt also offered up some conjecture about the higher attack rates for influenza B, noting that the trivalent influenza vaccine only has one B strain, whereas ...


China: Possible that new virus could spread between humans

The outbreak in Wuhan has raised the spectre of Sars, or severe acute respiratory syndrome. A 61-year-old man has become the first person to die in China from a...


Perfusion machine keeps livers alive outside the body for a week

Pierre-Alain Clavien, Chairman of the Department of Surgery and Transplantation at the University Hospital Zurich (USZ). The human liver is hooked to tube...


Flu vaccine not a match for influenza main strain

Shots are available at many local pharmacies or at county Public Health Department clinics . The vaccine is also a 100% match with B/Yamagata, a far less commo...


Iowa girl, 4, left blind after weeks-long battle with the flu

Her mum said she thought she was going to die. On Christmas Eve, Jade was found unresponsive and flown to the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hos...


Novartis to speed access to $10 billion heart drug via NHS deal

Novartis hopes the NHS deal will boost sales of cholesterol-lowering inclisiran, which the Swiss drugmaker bought in a deal announced a year ago for almost $...


How to watch tonight's Democratic presidential debate

Only three candidates would be likely to pick up a notable number of delegates. That dynamic will offer candidates more opportunities to criticize each other's ...


Bernie Sanders Told Warren Woman Couldn't Win

Sanders vehemently denied the report , saying, "It is ludicrous to believe that at the same meeting where Elizabeth Warren told me she was going to run fo...


Tongue fat reduction may help overcome sleep apnea

Schwab said. That 2014 study found that those with sleep apnea possessed larger tongues with higher fat content, so the researchers began to investigate whether...


Coronavirus-infected Chinese tourist being treated in Thailand

It said those were in stable condition and at least two had been released from a hospital. Another 717 people deemed to be in close contact with the patients ...


Democrat Marianne Williamson suspends 2020 U.S. presidential campaign

Williamson, 67, who has always polled the bottom of the Democratic pack of potential candidates, said that she "stayed in the running to take advantage of all...


Women with transplanted uterus give birth to the 'miracle' baby

In this undated photograph provided by Penn Medicine, Jennifer and Drew Gobrecht look at their baby , Benjamin, at home in Ridley Park, Pa. Jennifer gave birth...


Wisconsin child dies of flu, Dept. of Health Services says

This graph from the New York State DOH shows cases of the flu this year are ahead of pace when compared to recent years. Anyone 6 months of age or older is en...