Health Care

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.

by | April 30, 2017 | 00:53

The Liberals are selling this as a health budget and while it's true that the health portion has gone up by $2 billion this year, there are increases all across the board. The Star, as you'd expect , faithfully treats new government outlays as "investments" rather than more of the spending that has left the province $312 billion in hock.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:40

The panel is also investigating the suspended, Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ayo Oke . The other two members of the presidential committee are the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno; and the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:33

UNH's football head coach Sean McDonnell started the event off with an opening speech that emphasized the importance of outreach of Relay for Life. He said the relay funds minus expenses totaled $9,500. Performances during the all-night event kept people on their feet. The money raised will be put back into the Bathurst community and Cancer Council will donate the money to both prevention and support donations.

by | April 27, 2017 | 01:29

This bundle is priced at $500 US. Demand is so hot that even these bundles eventually sold out. Gaming major retailer, GameStop announced confirmation of Nintendo Switch stocks in United States stores. The Switch is the fastest selling console in Nintendo's history. Not only are there new stages to duke it out with other players either as AI, local wireless, or online multiplayer, there are new battle types for even more fun.

by | April 22, 2017 | 01:16

The $1.2 billion plan would allocate almost $870 million in new annual funding for state roads and bridges and an average of $340 million for new local roads and bridges by 2024. The money will be moved into a dedicated fund, one that the governor can raid to pay for other pressing needs: schools, health care, and child services.

by | April 20, 2017 | 07:51

Donald Trump may have micromanaged his own inauguration, but apparently that doesn't mean he will account for how all of the money raised for his inauguration was spent - even though it was more than twice as much as that spent on the first inauguration of his predecessor, Barack Obama.

by | April 18, 2017 | 01:37

The Oilers have won the last two games after San Jose claimed the opener. David Schlemko's clearing attempt hit Kassian and deflected in front of the Sharks net. Instead of trying to play a sandpaper game, the Sharks should focus 100 percent on chance creation. San Jose's Logan Couture , his face still a mess of wire and plastic to fix the damage after being hit with a shot , ditched the full cage in favour of the visor to improve his vision.

by | April 18, 2017 | 01:34

The French manager has confirmed that Gareth Bale won't be available but we don't know yet if Isco will be the replacement: "I've decided, but I won't comment it, not even if we'll change the formation". Isco stood out with two goals including a last-gasp victor in Saturday's game, but he has been used sparingly in Europe this season, getting just 77 minutes in total across Madrid's nine Champions League games to date.

by | April 15, 2017 | 09:58

In a matter of three hours Wednesday, the VA appointed one acting director from inside the hospital, then another from outside, Lawrence Connell, a retired Army colonel who was a senior VA policy adviser. The launch came after former VA Secretary Bob McDonald reluctantly released performance ratings a year ago for each of the agency's hospitals. Missal said that these inventory systems and procedures should be standardized across the Veterans Health Administration.

by | April 08, 2017 | 07:08

The results mean Barrow can move ahead with promised reforms. The United Democratic Party (UDP), which was once a strong opposition force, is hoping to secure a vast majority in the assembly and is contesting the election with the maximum number of contenders.

by | April 08, 2017 | 07:09

Perhaps not surprisingly, Republicans are fueling the belief that the news media favors Democrats: 88% of Republicans who believe the media is biased say this. "In December 2000, when another controversial election made headlines, 65 percent said the media was often inaccurate", Gallup recounted. The number of Democrats who say they are "extremely" or "very" proud of their country has fallen significantly in the previous year, according to a new poll.