Health Care

Rowley Board of Health Urges More Blood Donations

Seasonal illnesses have also impacted blood donations by contributing to more than 28,000 fewer donations than were needed in November and December. The U.P. In...


Hospitals Experiencing Shortages Of IV Bags, Tamiflu

We need to remain agile and keep key personnel informed of what supply we have". Tufts is making substitutions, like using the IV push method, which was a way...


Health secretary apologises as thousands of non-urgent operations postponed

It comes after warnings that every A&E in the country is struggling to meet demand. The hospital said it was seeing a higher than normal number of patients, a...


Typical flu season so far: Saskatchewan health officials

The week ending December 30, 2017, saw 142 confirmed flu cases, an increase of 48 percent over the previous week. Chart showing Hong Kong's 2018 statistics fo...


Coli outbreak in US: Likely source is leafy greens

In an interview with NBC News , a CDC official said that even though Canadian authorities have linked the outbreak to romaine, USA food safety workers haven't...


Governor declares heroin and opioid epidemic a statewide disaster emergency

Pennsylvania has the fourth-highest overdose death rate in the United States. Wolf deserves credit for the emergency declaration and a series of other steps t...


A 21-Year-Old Bodybuilder Suddenly Died From Flu Complications

He was rushed Wednesday to an emergency room and airlifted to the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, where he died just hours later. He died on December 2...


Ohio Department of Health reports state's first pediatric flu death of season

Grab the FREE WDTN News App for iPhone or Android . In December, the Ohio Department of Health raised the level of flu activity in the state to "widespread...


Red Cross Blood Shortage Prompts Call For Donors

Apheresis donor Sara Hernandez has been giving platelets since she was 18 years old. Right now, the Red Cross says, there is a critical need for Type O negati...


Celgene Corporation (CELG), Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN)

The 1-year high was reported on Jan, 9 by Barchart.com. The firm has a $14.5 price target on the stock. Celgene Corporation (CELG) ended its previous trading ...


Google Memo Author James Damore Sues Company For Discrimination Against White Males

However, a revised suit seeks class-action status against Google, claiming that the search giant for asking new hires about their prior salary, a practice n...


12-year-old girl dies from infection doctors misdiagnosed as flu

Alyssa Alcaraz , of Visalia, died December 17 of cardiac arrest, which was brought on by septic shock from a strep infection in her blood, KFSN in Fresno report...


State Officials Don't Care About AG Session's Stance on Marijuana

Several legal observers say that there are limited ways for OR officials to defend state-regulated cannabis businesses in the courts in light of changes to fede...


Black Eyed Peas share new single 'Street Livin''

Gun Violence. Police Brutality. It comes after will.i.am previously said Fergie could rejoin the group in the future, if they made a decision to reunite in ...


How 20 minutes' extra sleep could help you say no to cake

Researchers looked at 42 healthy people who were slightly sleep deprived - getting between five and seven hours sleep a night. Experts said the "simple lifest...


Hrithik Roshan's Krrish 4 to release in 2020

From playing a mentally challenged man in Koi Mil Gaya , an army personnel in Lakshya, the most dashing thief in the history in Doom 2, the handicapped man in ...


Women are biologically stronger than men, study finds

The only exception to the trend was the Trinidadian slave trade, in which men outlived women during the early 19th century. The fact that women have an ed...


One cigarette can make two-thirds of adults addicts

They said it confirmed the importance of stopping cigarette experimentation. UK researchers analyzed responses from 215,000 people across eight surveys cond...


Hinds appointed Education Secretary in reshuffle

May's team and many Tory MPs are known to be anxious about the Conservatives' seemingly evaporating support among younger voters. Justine Greening is no long...


Four Sentenced In Hazing Death

A jury in November found Pi Delta Psi , an Asian-American cultural fraternity, guilty of aggravated assault and involuntary manslaughter , marking what prosec...


Statement from Stephen J. Adler, President and Editor-in-Chief, Reuters

They were detained under the colonial-era Official Secrets Act after they left the restaurant for alleged possession of classified documents obtained "by decept...


(LUV) Analysts See $0.84 EPS

JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 9,420,861 shares of the airline's stock valued at $366,379,000 after buying an additional 3,975,382 shares during the last quarter...


People Are Scratching Their Heads After Seeing This Winona Ryder Commercial

Multiple commercial breaks in Sunday's awards show featured a L'Oreal Paris commercial with the " Stranger Things " star, highlighting her hair and her acting c...


Burst Water Main At JFK Airport Floods International Terminal

The investigation will examine why the water pipe wasn't weatherproof. During Monday's press conference, Cotton focused on the lack of coordination between gl...


JNU PhD scholar Mukul Jain goes missing

Jain's family had approached JNU authorities after he failed to return home till late in the evening on Monday. Police said Jain was allegedly upset over some...


Theatres do not have to play Indian anthem

The Centre, in its affidavit filed before the apex court on Monday, said a ministerial panel will examine whether any amendments are required to the Preventio...


INEC Announces Timetable for 2019 Elections

The last day for the submission of nomination forms to INEC is December 3, 2018, for Presidential and National Assembly Elections; December 17, for Governorship...


HIV-positive coach pleads guilty to child sex abuse charges

The Charles County State's Attorney's Office says 30-year-old Carlos Deangelo Bell entered the plea Friday. He was removed from his jobs as an instructional...


Traffic Spike Forces Methodist-Dallas to Send Some Patients Elsewhere

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports Texas is one of 26 states now reporting a high number of influenza cases. More than 400 people have die...


Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce

LOUIS, Mo. _Before you make a salad, check the lettuce. Restaurants and other food service establishments are also being advised to stop using romaine lettuce i...