Health


Justin Trudeau campaign hit with 'brownface' photo Justin Trudeau campaign hit with 'brownface' photo
- September 19, 2019

During his statement, which he made aboard his campaign plane, Trudeau was asked multiple times by reporters whether he would resign. A West Point Grey Academy yearbook photo showing Justin Trudeau in 2001 wearing brownface makeup. (more...)
Biden leads Democratic presidential race in new poll Biden leads Democratic presidential race in new poll
- September 18, 2019

As you know, one votes for the candidates one has, not the candidates you might want or wish to have at a later time. Mr Carter says he voted for Mr Sanders in the 2016 primary. President Carter said at nearly 95 years old, he's looking toward the future, and wants The Carter Center to be at the forefront of promoting peace. (more...)
Donald Trump plans to ban e-cigarettes in US Donald Trump plans to ban e-cigarettes in US
- September 18, 2019

A significant majority cited using popular fruit, menthol or mint flavors, according to the FDA. The FDA regulates e-cigarettes and has authority to ban vaping flavors, but has resisted calls to take that step. It has issued more than 8,600 warning letters and more than 1,000 fines to retailers regarding sales to minors of electronic cigarettes and their components. (more...)
Felipe Vazquez, Pittsburgh Pirates all-star closer, arrested on child pornography, solicitation charges Felipe Vazquez, Pittsburgh Pirates all-star closer, arrested on child pornography, solicitation charges
- September 18, 2019

Authorities say Vazquez, who lives in Saint Cloud, Florida , and the victim began the relationship when the girl was 13. The victim, now 15 years of age, continued communication with Vazquez via text messaging and received a video in July from him in which he is shown performing a sex act. (more...)
Mike Pompeo Won't be National Security Advisor, Says Donald Trump Mike Pompeo Won't be National Security Advisor, Says Donald Trump
- September 17, 2019

Trump recently kept Bolton sidelined from his key worldwide meetings as he was looking for opportunities to reinvigorate dialogue with Iran and North Korea. The 70-year-old also strongly supported the USA withdrawal from the nuclear deal with Tehran and the termination of non-proliferation agreements with Russian Federation. (more...)
Almost 50000 UAW workers walk off the job at General Motors Almost 50000 UAW workers walk off the job at General Motors
- September 17, 2019

Also at issue are the futures of plants which have been "unallocated" vehicle production. Here, shop chairman Al Tiller, a member of UAW Local 1005, said union members are prepared to strike for as long it takes to get what they're looking for from GM. (more...)
New York Set To Join Michigan In Banning Some E-Cigarettes New York Set To Join Michigan In Banning Some E-Cigarettes
- September 17, 2019

At a rally of parents and students in front of the Education Department's headquarters Sunday, parents and students called on the city to pass a bill by Council Member Mark Levine that would ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, even though President Trump has promised something similar. (more...)
Statewide outbreak in vaping-related illness Statewide outbreak in vaping-related illness
- September 17, 2019

According to the Washington State Department of Health, two more cases reportedly related to vaping issues have been reported. But health officials aren't sure of the exact cause of the illness. "This is now a state-wide outbreak". In August, the Centers for the Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) and the Food and Drug Administration launched a multi-state investigation regarding an outbreak of severe lung disease associated with using vaping devices/e-cigarette products. (more...)
10-year-old Texas girl contracts brain-eating amoeba while swimming 10-year-old Texas girl contracts brain-eating amoeba while swimming
- September 17, 2019

According to the Facebook page #LilyStrong , Lily Mae had a headache September 8 which was quickly followed by a fever. "She was incoherent, unresponsive, and was quickly swept up and taken to the ER Lily Mae's family wrote on the Facebook page ". (more...)
Kevin Hart reportedly released from hospital 10 days after car accident Kevin Hart reportedly released from hospital 10 days after car accident
- September 14, 2019

Hart was hospitalized on September 1 for " major back injuries " suffered when his friend, Jared Black , reportedly lost control of his 1970 Plymouth Barracuda. "Everything is good", said Johnson, before joking. These things happen in life and thankfully he was strapped in nicely to his auto seat. But look, I love the guy. (more...)
Galveston County man hospitalized with 'serious lung illness' after using e-cigarettes Galveston County man hospitalized with 'serious lung illness' after using e-cigarettes
- September 13, 2019

Philip Keiser, Galveston County local health authority. The 380 cases the federal health agency is probing all have a history of vaping or e-cigarette use. Meanwhile, the City of Seattle is weighing a vaping ban, akin to one passed in San Francisco earlier this summer. Vaping, which has been trendy among young adults and middle age people trying to ween off cigarettes, has been at the forefront of growing health concerns. (more...)
US government plans ban on flavoured e-cigarettes US government plans ban on flavoured e-cigarettes
- September 13, 2019

Ned Sharpless, said in a statement. Faced with a worsening epidemic of teenage vaping and a mysterious illness stalking users of cigarette alternatives, the Trump administration promised to ratchet it up its oversight of a burgeoning but increasingly troubled industry. (more...)
Mystery Nintendo Switch exercise accessory is called Ring-Con, coming in October Mystery Nintendo Switch exercise accessory is called Ring-Con, coming in October
- September 12, 2019

To travel through more than 20 different worlds in the game, players jog in place to move forward, using the Ring-Con accessory to perform different in-game actions, like jumping, hovering in mid-air, or steering a raft on a river. What is Ring Fit Adventure , exactly? "Simple" lets players choose exercises they want to work on, and perform them individually. The game even includes a "Silent" mode for people who live in an upstairs apartment or don't want to make a lot of noise. (more...)
What time is the third Democratic presidential debate? Lineup, channel and more What time is the third Democratic presidential debate? Lineup, channel and more
- September 12, 2019

A live-stream of the debate will be available on this ABC station's website. In terms of format, the candidates will have an opportunity to deliver opening statements. So this is the first time their dueling visions for the Democratic Party's future will be contrasted onstage. Biden, in fact, will be standing right between Warren and Bernie Sanders . (more...)
NZ falling behind in cancer survival rates NZ falling behind in cancer survival rates
- September 12, 2019

Advances in treatment and surgery are thought to be behind the UK's progress. For the 2010-2014 interval, the study uncovered cancer survival costs were being better in Australia, Canada and Norway than in New Zealand, Denmark, Eire and the British isles. (more...)
Warren Rises as Solid Democratic Option Behind Biden, Sanders: Reuters/Ipsos Poll Warren Rises as Solid Democratic Option Behind Biden, Sanders: Reuters/Ipsos Poll
- September 12, 2019

The two candidates do not differ significantly with their numbers among most individual AAPI groups, except that Yang looks much better among younger voters and Harris among older voters, the report said. Biden still is the front-runner, garnering close to 30% in national polling average, according to RealClearPolitics . By this measure, Warren leads Biden by 27% to 26%, with Sanders in third at 19%. (more...)
Teen's memory resets every two hours Teen's memory resets every two hours
- September 12, 2019

Every day Riley wakes up thinking it's June 11, the day she suffered a traumatic head injury. To grapple with her situation, Riley writes detailed notes in class, takes photos of things that are happening and sets an alarm for every two hours so she can revisit everything that's just happened. (more...)
A simple prostate test could end misery of painful biopsies A simple prostate test could end misery of painful biopsies
- September 12, 2019

Two tests that are commonly used to screen for prostate cancer are the DRE and PSA tests. For those who do have the disease, doctors then struggle to work out which cases are aggressive and need treatment and which cases can be left alone as they are unlikely to prove fatal. (more...)
USA vaping concerns loom as Canada legalizes pot devices USA vaping concerns loom as Canada legalizes pot devices
- September 11, 2019

Other health bodies say the same. "If you or a loved one is vaping, please stop", said Norman. A lot of attention is now being placed on identifying the potential "culprit" for the observed health effects in the more than 450 cases of vaping-induced lung injury. (more...)
Five People Have Now Died From Mysterious Lung Illness Linked To Vaping Five People Have Now Died From Mysterious Lung Illness Linked To Vaping
- September 11, 2019

Although the definitive cause of these deaths is still unknown but CDC suggests that it is likely to be associated with a chemical exposure . As a result, the FDA issued a warning in July 2009 on the health risks posed by vaping and, like the WHO, called for clinical studies to help determine whether e-cigarettes are safe for their intended use. (more...)

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