Health Care

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:24

Yankey, PhD, MPH, MPA, MSc Clin Pharm , from the division of epidemiology and biostatistics at the School of Public Health at Georgia State University, and colleagues. "Steps are being taken toward legalization and decriminalization of marijuana in the United States, and rates of recreational marijuana use may increase substantially as a result", said Yankey.

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:18

Qualified items are exempt from state, city, county and local municipality sales taxes. State Sen. John Eklund said the sales tax holiday is important to OH families trying to stretch their dollars on new school supply purchases. According to a Florida House bill analysis, the state is estimated to reduce state and local government revenue by almost $27 million and $7 million, respectively.

by | July 29, 2017 | 00:27

The FDA's decision also extends the timeline for applications for new e-cigarette clearance by the FDA to August 8, 2022, giving e-cigarette companies more time to keep their products on the market before the agency tackles the process of final review.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:12

Chris and Connie's lawyer Grant Armstrong said Charlie could be given a portable ventilator and oxygen supply. The devastating decision, which the couple said was the "hardest thing we've ever had to do", came after a difficult five-month legal battle.

by | July 23, 2017 | 00:32

The dog was taken to a veterinary hospital where medics discovered burns on his paws and respiratory tract injuries. The firefighter who carried Jack out of the burning home visited him on Thursday to check in. "I thought Jack was going to die", department spokesperson John Frando told the Associated Press. BFD said: "BFD firefighters consider it an honour and duty to serve our community ...

by | July 21, 2017 | 00:30

She's like 'Only I can bite you. "I'm going to go back to the hotel and talk to her about that, she what she says", he joked . Tested early in his first game of the tournament, USA keeper Tim Howard charged out of goal and broke up the play.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:33

In another intemperate tweet this morning, President Trump asserted , " James Comey leaked CLASSIFIED INFORMATION to the media". President Trump wasted no time to pounce on the big reveal , calling it "illegal" - in that, Comey confessed to leaking information to the press personally to get action against Trump.

by | July 06, 2017 | 00:23

The Red Cross has added more than 25,000 additional appointment slots at donation centers and community blood drives across the country over the next few weeks to accommodate more donors. Donors can help even more people by inviting a family member, friend or co-worker to donate too. While the shortages are routine the need for blood is constant.

by | July 01, 2017 | 00:35

The announcement comes ahead of July 4, often one of the deadliest periods in Chicago. Authorities confirmed to The Chicago Sun-Times on Thursday that about 20 additional agents with the US Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have been sent to the city.

by | June 26, 2017 | 00:59

Ashby, the skipper of Team New Zealand, led the Kiwis to a 3-0 lead in the first to seven wins series in Bermuda. Oracle needs to win seven to keep the silver trophy in the hands of one of the worlds richest men, software tycoon Larry Ellison, who has been watching the shellacking from a team support boat.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:03

Then, 10 minutes later, a second US RC-135 entered the zone and was also intercepted by the Russian Su-27 jet, the ministry said . A Russian fighter jet and a US reconnaissance plane flew dangerously close to one another over the Baltic Sea this week.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:32

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York) has expressed his support to a resolution that seeks to bar a part of a potential $110 billion weapon sales deal with Saudi Arabia, The Hill reported Monday . arms makers who stand to make tens of billions of dollars exporting weapons to the Saudis to keep the Yemen war going. Senators Murphy and Paul have led the charge against United States arms sales to Saudi Arabia.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:26

The report , provided to CNN, suggests revising aspects of Bears Ears' boundaries but does not detail where those changes would be made. "Attempting to remove protections for public lands by diminishing a national monument would be unprecedented in the modern era and may jeopardize other monuments", said Corey Fisher, senior public policy director for Trout Unlimited's Sportsmen's Conservation Project.

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:10

Dr. Brenda Stevens , a professor at the college of veterinary medicine at North Carolina State University , said two dogs have died from the flu in North Carolina this year, and the disease is highly contagious. The H3N2 virus strain is very contagious and has reportedly already infected some thousands of dogs in over 30 states, according to experts. The symptoms include sneezing, fatigue, fever, and coughing.

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:04

Those who drank heavily had consumed more than two medium glasses of wine or two beers every night of a week while moderate group consumed about 14 to 21 units of alcohol per week. "These type of studies also can not account for all the (factors), and therefore they can not, and should not, conclude causation", Heneghan said. But for those who were moderate drinkers , 65 percent of those participants had shrinkage, and 77 percent of unsafe drinkers had the same.

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:59

Company officials said they had no evidence that either of the other attackers worked at any of the franchises. Italy's intelligence services had reported Zaghba and his frequent movements to Moroccan and British authorities. The arrest comes as security services face growing questions over their monitoring of the three attackers in the lead up to the attack. Neighbors described Butt as an avid weightlifter and Transport for London confirmed he worked for London Underground in ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:03

TEMPO.CO, Cape Town - South African tourist base Cape Town and surrounding areas were hit by the worst winter storm in 30 years. While Cape Town badly needs rain following the worst drought on record, the downpour will only marginally alleviate water shortages, city authorities said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:41

But in March, Sessions made a decision to recuse himself from any investigations into possible Russian involvement in the 2016 elections, after it was disclosed that he had met twice with the Russian ambassador to the USA past year. Sessions' recusal meant that the deputy attorney general would oversee the FBI investigation. The tense relationship between the two men "runs both ways", ABC wrote, adding that Sessions' sentiment prompted his resignation offer.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:41

The majority of the babies in the study - 62 percent - were already sleeping in their own room by four months of age, and another 27 percent of them made this transition by the time they were nine months old. She said the study raises questions about the safety of room-sharing, especially because of the evidence it can lead to the potentially unsafe habit of bed-sharing.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:38

Kim beat Anna Nordqvist by two strokes to win the ShopRite LPGA Classic at Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club's Bay Course in Galloway, New Jersey, on Sunday (local time). And as for being No. 1, she replied, "I'm going to have a week off next week". Asked about the end of the streak, Ryu said she never really thought about it.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:02

Researchers used a harmless strain of E.coli to test the effectiveness of hand washing by 21 volunteers. They also found that lathering hands for just 10 seconds was sufficient to remove germs . In a previous study, Schaffner examined the difference between using a paper towel or airing drying hands. Do you use hot or cold water when you wash your hands? Currently, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommends that plumbing systems at food establishments and restaurants provide ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 02:59

The black midi dress incorporated a crew neckline, short sleeves and decorative buttons at the bodice. TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) - Melania Trump's first outing in the Sicilian sunshine was in a colorful floral applique jacket by Dolce & Gabbana that sells for $51,000, or several thousand dollars below the median US income in 2015.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:40

Zuckerberg touched on how he wants Facebook's role in society to evolve in a lengthy post on Sunday summarizing some of his learnings from touring the US. He also wrote about poverty in the Southern states, and how "few people move to seek better opportunities elsewhere", even though research has shown that it does help fight economic inequality.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:35

In 2014, several people died due to the outbreak that affected Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea but since June previous year, these countries were declared Ebola free. Congo has suffered seven previous outbreaks of Ebola since the virus was discovered in the country in 1976. More than 10,000 people have been killed and millions displaced in more than two years of war, which has also destroyed much of the country's infrastructure.

by | May 16, 2017 | 08:45

Back at the station, a fellow police officer noticed white powder on Green's shirt. He was then transported to East Liverpool City Hospital where he was given three additional doses of Narcan. "I could hear them talking, but I couldn't respond". So, why did it take four doses of the antidote to revive Green? "After further pressing, it was advised that the powder was fentanyl", the report states.

by | May 13, 2017 | 01:58

This means you can expect dreary conditions and some cool temps. On Saturday , despite that partly sunny start, clouds then eventually showers take over. Not to worry. Mother's Day is looking just fine. Mother's Day will be sunny with highs in the 70s in the mountains and low 80s in the Upstate. Many areas will enjoy a mostly sunny, dry, and mild afternoon Saturday .

by | May 13, 2017 | 01:51

According to the BBC , officials recorded 95% fewer cases between January and April than during the same period past year. From January through to mid-April, the Health Ministry recorded 95% fewer cases than during the same period a year ago.

by | May 10, 2017 | 02:32

Balfour in handcuffs being escorted into the Broward Regional Juvenile Facility on Monday . According to WSVN , the woman was identified as Nancy James, who is on the board at the apartment complex, and reportedly went to try and quiet down the party.

by | May 08, 2017 | 12:37

However, police thwarted the protest march, triggering clashes in the area in which several students were injured. Reports said around two dozen students were injured in the clashes including seven girls. The police raid led to widespread protests by students across Kashmir, which continues. These had prompted the authorities to suspend the teaching work in the higher educational institutions for over a week last month as a precautionary measure.

by | May 07, 2017 | 11:30

India attracts many medical tourists each year, with its hospitals offering quality care for significantly lower cost than in western countries. Eman was shifted to an Abu Dhabi hospital on Thursday. "There was a lot of chaos and controversy on Thursday and Sushma Swaraj had to intervene to sort the issue out", Sawant, who had earlier downplayed the chaos surrounding Eman's discharge from Saifee Hospital, said.