Junior doctors on second day of all-out strike
- April 28, 2016

In addition, hospitals and junior doctors have agreed measures that allow the hospitals to call junior doctors to return to work in the event of an emergency. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and shadow chancellor John McDonnell joined junior doctors in a march on the Department of Health yesterday evening. Many doctors believe that if the new proposed contract goes through, the future of the NHS will be very "bleak". (more...)
Prince Reportedly Treated for Drug Overdose Days Before Death
- April 27, 2016

Prince overdosed on Percocet after his April 14 concert in Atlanta , forcing his private plane to make an emergency landing in IL, according to TMZ . Once authorities in Minnesota are able to get access to his medical records, they'll be able to better determine the cause of death. Prince apparently suffered chronic hip pain as a result of his days performing in high heels during the " Purple Rain " era. (more...)
Pregnant San Francisco Woman Diagnosed With Zika Virus
- April 27, 2016

There are tons of resources provided by the Centers for Disease Control to help you. "We need to just do not forget to wear our long-sleeve shirts and trousers to cover exposed skin, use U.S. The CDC reported that most people infected with Zika virus will not develop symptoms. For now, the debate continues, with Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the U.S. (more...)
Crystal Palace book FA Cup final date with Manchester United
- April 25, 2016

So my future is completely safe and is not important in this conversation. A group of Crystal Palace fans were involved in an altercation with the police prior to their clash with Watford at Wembley . " Watford had 10 minutes when they bossed the game and scored, but we bossed it for 80 minutes and that is a testament to our players' mentality". (more...)
Prince was treated for 'drug overdose' before death
- April 23, 2016

A day after Prince was taken to hospital on April 15th, he hosted a dance party at Paisley Park where fans said he "seemed happy" and appeared to look healthy. Some days later, he took the stage in Atlanta to perform. Madonna said he was a "true visionary" while Sir Elton John shared a picture of Prince on his Instagram page, writing: "The greatest performer I have ever seen". (more...)
Will & Kate's Pic at Taj Mahal Evokes Memories of Diana's Visit
- April 17, 2016

Last night - 24 years later - Diana's son William made his own pilgrimage to the Taj Mahal to create, he says , "new memories" of his own. Taj Mahal was built by Shah Jahan in 1631 to hold the body of his wife as an enormous, opulent expression of his love. (more...)
Relay for Life cancer benefit at BJ's on the Water, Sunday Relay for Life cancer benefit at BJ's on the Water, Sunday
- April 16, 2016

Vice President Joe Biden, whose son Beau died past year of brain cancer, heads Mission Control in the campaign that has attracted a wide array of popular, political and medical support. With the ACS helping her mom's fight, Glenn wanted to help the ACS. Culley said that while the relay is over, Purdue's chapter of Colleges Against Cancer will be collecting funds for the year until August 31. (more...)
CDC estimates 1 in 68 school-aged children have autism CDC estimates 1 in 68 school-aged children have autism
- April 15, 2016

The CDC statement added that children identified with autism are not receiving comprehensive developmental evaluations as early as they could. Most people are completely ignorant about autism, doctors say. The rate could be stabilizing already but more data will be required to confirm it. According to them, the numbers show that the autism cases are increasing and many people around the state are affected by the disorder. (more...)
Speaker: Can see why Trump comments rattle Mideast allies Speaker: Can see why Trump comments rattle Mideast allies
- April 15, 2016

That's partly because Ryan also denied he wanted to be speaker last fall after then-Speaker John Boehner announced his resignation, but he ended up with the job anyway. "Very little significant legislation has been moving". It's just that clear. Ryan has set his sights higher than the nitty-gritty of legislating. The Civil War hero telegraphed the chairman of the GOP convention in Chicago, saying "I will not accept if nominated and will not serve if elected". (more...)
Colombia confirms first cases of birth defects tied to Zika Colombia confirms first cases of birth defects tied to Zika
- April 15, 2016

Bay County Mosquito Control is on the lookout this year for the Zika virus , after U.S. Centers For Disease Control and Prevention warnings about the mosquito-borne menace. Frieden, MD, MPH , director of the CDC, said during a news conference. There is now no vaccine or medicine available for Zika virus . No mosquito-borne virus is known to cause birth defects. (more...)
Tech Billionaire Sean Parker Puts $250 Million Into Cancer Research
- April 14, 2016

Immunotherapy uses the body's own immune system to help fight cancer, and is considered one of the most promising areas of emerging cancer research. The proposed Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy will collaborate with over 40 laboratories and 300 renowned researchers and immunologists hail from all over the world. (more...)
Shah Rukh meets Shah Rukh at Madame Tussauds
- April 14, 2016

He said: "To be honest, I don't want to be anonymous". They have been doing it for years. It's important for us to know people from here and royalty from here and to know them in such a casual and nice manner. "I don't if I am good enough". The 50-year-old actor will be next seen in YRF's Fan , which follows a fan , whose love for his favourite star eventually turns him against his idol. (more...)
First case of Zika reported in Shelby County
- April 12, 2016

There is no vaccine or antiviral medications to prevent infection, but symptoms are typically mild or do not appear at all. "So men who have had evidence of a rash, fever, conjunctivitis and joint pain, can potentially shed the virus in their semen for up to two months". (more...)
Where you live determines what age you die, U.S. study claims Where you live determines what age you die, U.S. study claims
- April 12, 2016

Between 2001 and 2014, the average life expectancy for Americans with high incomes rose about 3 years , the study found, but it showed no improvement for people with the lowest incomes. Across the country, shorter life expectancies for the poor , measured at age 40, were most closely correlated with places that had lower exercise rates, and higher rates of smoking and obesity. (more...)
Global diabetes rate quadruples in last 25 years
- April 11, 2016

To do this, Ban underlined the cooperation among governments, health-care providers, people with diabetes, civil society, food producers and manufacturers and suppliers of medicines and technology, saying that they must all contribute to changing the status quo. (more...)
Stepfather guilty of causing or allowing death of toddler Ayeeshia Jane Smith Stepfather guilty of causing or allowing death of toddler Ayeeshia Jane Smith
- April 10, 2016

This is the chilling 999 call the murderer mum of tragic Ayeeshia Smith made after stamping the youngster to death. Andrew Stokes , interim chair of the Derbyshire Safeguarding Children Board, said: "The death of a child is a tragedy and I'd like to express my deepest sympathies to everyone who knew AJ". (more...)
Full fat dairy may reduce risk of diabetes and obesity Full fat dairy may reduce risk of diabetes and obesity
- April 10, 2016

A new study finds that people who consume full-fat dairy weigh less and are less likely to develop diabetes than those who eat low-fat dairy products. With the development of multiple novel technologies, but also with the completion of studies started years ago, a great many studies are being reopened or retaken into consideration. (more...)
White House says $589M to go to fight Zika virus
- April 08, 2016

The spread of Zika has often been touted as an opportunity to correct mistakes health officials made in their response to Ebola, with the World Health Organization (WHO) acting far more quickly on Zika than on Ebola. Meanwhile, the WHO focused its attention on Zika and declared it a public health emergency nearly immediately, according to the article, hoping a head start before the body count rose would hasten development of vaccines and treatments. (more...)
State health officials urged to get ready now for Zika in US
- April 08, 2016

In its latest report, Puerto Rico's health department said there were 350 confirmed cases of Zika infection, including 40 pregnant women. Experts at the CDC discussed strategies for preventing the spread of the virus within the United States, focusing on protecting pregnant women and their fetuses. (more...)
White House to transfer Ebola funds to combat Zika virus
- April 07, 2016

Officials also won't have the money to help fund efforts in other countries to contain Zika , making the virus's spread to the United States even more likely, said Heather Higginbottom, deputy secretary for management and resources at the U.S. (more...)

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