Batavia City Fire Department support of breast cancer awareness a step further

The spread of cancer is called metastasis. For the first time, Valley saw October differently. She did and asked for an ultrasound, as the lump had not gone away. Retha Cooper, 74, often finds herself doing just that, despite her caseload of 170 wome... Más..

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Chief Justice Roberts transfers Kavanaugh complaints to 10th Circuit
Por | Domingo, Octubre 14, 2018

Chief Justice Roberts transfers Kavanaugh complaints to 10th Circuit

The nation's reckoning with power and who to believe about sexual misconduct has generated a new anger factor among the electorate and made the November 6 balloting a referendum on more than US President Don...Más..

Ebola-hit Congo to deploy security forces to protect health workers
Por | Domingo, Octubre 14, 2018

Ebola-hit Congo to deploy security forces to protect health workers

Twenty cases remain under investigation. The disease is believed to have infected 194 people and killed 122 since the outbreak started in eastern Congo in July, according to the health ministry. Of the total ...Más..

Trump mocks the #MeToo movement at a rally, again
Por | Domingo, Octubre 14, 2018

Trump mocks the #MeToo movement at a rally, again

The plan pushed by Sen. Bernie Sanders , the Vermont independent who challenged Hillary Clinton for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, would expand Medicare to cover nearly everyone in the countr...Más..

Ten suspected cases of rare nervous system disease in northern IL children
Por | Domingo, Octubre 14, 2018

Ten suspected cases of rare nervous system disease in northern IL children

CDC officials said that they have not confirmed a cause for the majority of AFM cases and continue to investigate. The condition has gained attention in the past week after the parents of a 2-year-old Batavi...Más..

Almost 500 people held under Mental Health Act in Lancashire
Por | Viernes, Octubre 12, 2018

Almost 500 people held under Mental Health Act in Lancashire

The firm said today that seven employees have undergone accredited mental health training with St John Ambulance. "But we need to do more to challenge the stigma that people with mental ill-health face an...Más..

For some with breast cancer, ‘pink October’ can’t end soon enough
Por | Viernes, Octubre 12, 2018

For some with breast cancer, ‘pink October’ can’t end soon enough

In a recent study of postmenopausal women, participants who lost weight had a lower risk of developing invasive breast cancer than those who maintained or gained weight. Last year, more than 20 men particip...Más..

Concerns growing over rare polio-like condition in children
Por | Jueves, Octubre 11, 2018

Concerns growing over rare polio-like condition in children

According to the CDC , there have been 362 confirmed cases of Acute Flaccid Myelitis since 2014. The viruses that are accounted to cause AFM may be contagious from one person to another or may be spread by a ...Más..

'2.2m Nepalis suffer from mental health disorder' - Capital
Por | Jueves, Octubre 11, 2018

'2.2m Nepalis suffer from mental health disorder' - Capital

Gaga and Adhanom mentioned some of the high-profile celebrities who've died by suicide over the past year, including celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain and designer Kate Spade. Sadly mental health issues are not u...Más..

Health officials suggest people should start thinking about getting their flu shots
Por | Jueves, Octubre 11, 2018

Health officials suggest people should start thinking about getting their flu shots

In a particularly gruesome way to go, people with the flu can experience "multiple organ failure" throughout their bodies. This represented approximately 1 percent of the US population at the time; in today's t...Más..

McConnell defends Murkowski: 'Nobody is going to beat her'
Por | Jueves, Octubre 11, 2018

McConnell defends Murkowski: 'Nobody is going to beat her'

On a positive note for his party, he said he expects the Kavanaugh confirmation fight and approval to provide an "adrenaline shot" of GOP enthusiasm at the polls. He emphatically denied the allegations. I...Más..

October 7-13 is Mental Illness Awareness Week
Por | Miércoles, Octubre 10, 2018

October 7-13 is Mental Illness Awareness Week

A CAMPAIGN to promote mental wellbeing will be rolled out tomorrow to support World Mental Health Day . "Yet despite the universality of the issue, we struggle to talk about it openly or to offer adequate care...Más..

Por | Jueves, Octubre 04, 2018

Outpouring of anger on Twitter after Trump mocks Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser

During a Tuesday gaggle with reporters gathered on the White House lawn, Trump expressed his sympathy for men - like his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh - who have been accused in the #MeToo era of havi...Más..

Nobel Medicine Prize awarded to duo for cancer research
Por | Miércoles, Octubre 03, 2018

Nobel Medicine Prize awarded to duo for cancer research

The two men won the prize for their landmark discovery of " cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation ". Allison's work explored how a protein can function as a brake on the immune sys...Más..

Man dies from 'brain-eating amoeba' after visiting Texas surf resort
Por | Martes, Octubre 02, 2018

Man dies from 'brain-eating amoeba' after visiting Texas surf resort

The individual who died has been identified as 29 year-old Fabrizio Stabile of Ventnor. The Waco McLennan County Public Health District said that the CDC tested water at BSR and that results from the test w...Más..

Third Woman Accuses US Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh of Sexual Misconduct
Por | Sábado, Setiembre 29, 2018

Third Woman Accuses US Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh of Sexual Misconduct

Kavanaugh admitted a love for drinking beer, but he also pointed to what he says were his outstanding academic record and dedication to high school sports and church. Republicans can advance Kavanaugh's without...Más..

Por | Sábado, Setiembre 29, 2018

Trump Reaffirms Support For Top Court Pick, Says Testimony Was "Honest"

Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from CT, asking for a subpoena of Mark Judge, the man who Ford says was present while Kavanaugh allegedly assaulted her. "I just want it to work out well for the country", he said...Más..

Mental Patients Chained in Back of Sheriff’s Van Drown During Florence
Por | Domingo, Setiembre 23, 2018

Mental Patients Chained in Back of Sheriff’s Van Drown During Florence

Two female mental-health patients being transported by the Horry County Sheriff's Office drowned after the vehicle they were in ran off the road near flood waters in Marion County on Tuesday night. Cooper w...Más..

Last Year The Flu Was Deadly - Get Vaccinated Now
Por | Sábado, Setiembre 22, 2018

Last Year The Flu Was Deadly - Get Vaccinated Now

And no, regardless of the myth that is so often heard at this time of the year, the flu vaccine doesn't cause those who take it to develop influenza. Arkansas health officials are bracing for the upcoming flu...Más..

Zimbabwe police ban public gatherings in capital to contain cholera outbreak - International
Por | Sábado, Setiembre 15, 2018

Zimbabwe police ban public gatherings in capital to contain cholera outbreak - International

The Minister of Health Obadiah Moyo told a meeting of government departments dealing with the outbreak that more than 3,000 people had been infected by cholera and the disease had now spread outside the capital...Más..

Missouri mother stole her terminally ill daughter's painkillers for opioid addiction
Por | Sábado, Setiembre 15, 2018

Missouri mother stole her terminally ill daughter's painkillers for opioid addiction

A mother has been charged for stealing her terminally ill daughter's painkillers and taking them herself. Police say Ballweg was the primary caregiver for her 20-year-old daughter who is in hospice care. They...Más..

FDA takes action against e-cigarette epidemic among youth
Por | Viernes, Setiembre 14, 2018

FDA takes action against e-cigarette epidemic among youth

In a speech at FDA headquarters, Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said the agency would also revisit its compliance policy that extended the dates for manufacturers of flavored e-cigarettes to submit applications fo...Más..

'Cluster' of cases of Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Surrey
Por | Martes, Setiembre 04, 2018

'Cluster' of cases of Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Surrey

There are now 14 confirmed cases of Legionnaires Disease in New Hampshire, one of which was fatal. Tenants say they are frustrated with the city's Department of Health for not telling them sooner about two ca...Más..

Would you like to get paid to binge on Avocados?
Por | Domingo, Setiembre 02, 2018

Would you like to get paid to binge on Avocados?

The aim of the study - "The Habitual Diet and Avocado Trial- is to find out whether avocados aid in weight loss and there are a number of requirements for the participants". In addition, other participants will...Más..

Air pollution could be making us less intelligent
Por | Viernes, Agosto 31, 2018

Air pollution could be making us less intelligent

Researchers investigating the results of air pollution performed math and verbal tests over the direction of more than one years on more than 25,000 participants in 162 Chinese counties. Folk with lower educa...Más..