Health


'College Gameday' plea for beer money nets 2000 Venmo donations 'College Gameday' plea for beer money nets 2000 Venmo donations
- September 13, 2016

Here's the official hype video for the event, per ESPN. Now, more than 400 people have sent Crowder money via Venmo, with more donations rolling in by the second. For now, it remains unclear as to how much money he received, but plenty of beer will have been bought with it. Fans frequently hold up amusing signs behind the anchor desk. (more...)
Savvy Shields, of Arkansas, crowned Miss America Savvy Shields, of Arkansas, crowned Miss America
- September 13, 2016

Missouri's Erin O'Flaherty, who in June became the first openly lesbian contestant in the history of the almost century-old pageant, failed to make the first cut of 15 selected from 52 entrants from the 50 US states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. (more...)
Clinton cancels trip to California after pneumonia diagnosis
- September 13, 2016

I just see what I see - the coughing fit was a week ago, so I assume that was pneumonia also", Trump said Monday on Fox News' " Fox and Friends ". Trump added that being elected to the White House means, "You're president of all the people ". (more...)
Trump takes measured response on Clinton health news
- September 13, 2016

She called them a "basket of deplorables" in both a speech and an interview. A Central Intelligence Agency director under former President Bill Clinton is joining Donald Trump's campaign as a senior adviser. "When I saw this in its full form and I saw the anger with which she said it", Trump told the Fox News Channel early Monday, "I think it's the single biggest mistake of the political season". (more...)
Hillary Clinton Diagnosed With Pneumonia, Doctor Says
- September 12, 2016

Despite Clinton's pneumonia diagnosis, she had a whirlwind schedule Friday that included a two-hour working meeting on national security, and a sit-down interview. "It was an impressive feat of physical strength that undermined weeks of health conspiracies". Hillary Clinton and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, right, were at the ceremony. (more...)
We're Nearly Out of Money to Fight Zika — CDC's Frieden We're Nearly Out of Money to Fight Zika — CDC's Frieden
- September 12, 2016

Zika also causes flu-like symptoms. "We can't stress enough that it's very important for people to inspect in and around their homes and dump out any standing water so these mosquitoes can't breed", County Environmental Health Director Elise Rothschild said. (more...)
Junior doctors: New strikes will cause 'unprecedented' disruption, warns medical leaders
- September 12, 2016

Dr Bob Brown, South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust's Executive Director, Nursing and Patient Safety, said: "We are now preparing robust plans for the first of the announced strikes by junior doctors". Dr Mark Porter, chair of the BMA council, said Hunt had left junior doctors with no alternative but to strike again. "We have a simple ask of the Government: stop the imposition", she said. (more...)
Postscript: Dealing with the North Korea nuclear threat
- September 12, 2016

Moon declined to elaborate, citing intelligence matters, but said the South's military were on full combat readiness to respond to "further nuclear tests, ballistic missile launches or land provocation" by the North. Is North Korea prepared to signal that it would consider a nuclear and missile freeze as part of the negotiation of a peace settlement? South Korea has a plan to annihilate the North Korean capital if it shows any signs of mounting a nuclear attack, according to reports from ... (more...)
Malaysia confirms first pregnant woman infected with Zika Malaysia confirms first pregnant woman infected with Zika
- September 12, 2016

Mr. Subramaniam said Malaysia was expecting to see more cases in Johor Bahru because of its closeness to Singapore. The Malaysian minister added that a wide area around the pennant's home has been inspected and fogged with mosquito-killing chemicals. (more...)
Clinton left 9/11 event feeling overheated but better now, campaign says Clinton left 9/11 event feeling overheated but better now, campaign says
- September 12, 2016

The doctor said the incident Sunday was a result of dehydration and overheating and that the candidate is "re-hydrated and recovering nicely". Speaking with CNN's Chris Cuomo in an interview airing Sunday morning, Democrat Hillary Clinton said that Republican Donald Trump's foreign policy is uninformed "phony strength". (more...)
Gene Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka', 'Blazing Saddles', dead at 83 Gene Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka', 'Blazing Saddles', dead at 83
- September 12, 2016

Wilder grew up in the Midwest, trained at the Old Vic in England and brought classical stage technique to Brooks' outlandish humor. Thank you for all those happy happy hours. Countless household names in TV and film have also been paying tribute to the star. Wilder starred in a string of Mel Brooks' hit movies beginning with "The Producers " followed by " Blazing Saddles " and " Young Frankenstein ". (more...)
Hillary Clinton Has Been Diagnosed with Pneumonia Hillary Clinton Has Been Diagnosed with Pneumonia
- September 12, 2016

Clinton's abrupt departure sparked speculation as the reporters assigned to cover her were not told where she went or why she left for more than an hour. On Friday, Clinton was diagnosed with pneumonia , and "put on antibiotics, and advised to rest and modify her schedule", Dr. Lisa Bardack said in a statement . (more...)
Doctor: Clinton is Doctor: Clinton is "rehydrated and recovering nicely"
- September 12, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump repeatedly has raised questions about Clinton's health and whether she had the "stamina" to serve as president. "On Friday, during follow up evaluation of her prolonged cough, she was diagnosed with pneumonia ". If he wins, Trump would become the oldest president ever elected. (more...)
Doctors: Pneumonia is serious but Clinton should bounce back Doctors: Pneumonia is serious but Clinton should bounce back
- September 12, 2016

Presidential candidate Clinton suffered from a number of coughing fits in interviews and events as she hit the campaign trail in her bid for the presidency. "I was sweating through my shirt", Crowley said. The video, circulated on Twitter , appeared to show Clinton, 68, flanked by Secret Service agents, leaning against a security bollard while agents prepare to help her into a black van. (more...)
CDC Director: 'Essentially out of money' to fight Zika
- September 12, 2016

Microcephaly is a condition in which babies are born with abnormally small heads and brains. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services found the first mosquitoes with Zika in Miami Beach Sept. In addition, there have been 38 cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome in the US and USA territories. Zika is a mosquito-borne illness that presents with a fever, joint pain and rash. (more...)
Saradha scam: Former WB transport minister Madan Mitra gets bail Saradha scam: Former WB transport minister Madan Mitra gets bail
- September 12, 2016

I am very happy, I will spend time with my family, and my grandson Maharup. Mitra said he is a civilised person and will abide all the conditions set by the court. The court also directed Mitra to surrender his passport to the CBI and appear before the CBI investigating officer once every week. The CBI had taken over the investigation to the Saradha chit fund scam in June, 2014 on the order of the Supreme Court. (more...)
Miami business owners anxious for Zika warnings to end Miami business owners anxious for Zika warnings to end
- September 12, 2016

Zika is spreading more widely in the US and cannot only cause microcephaly - in which babies are born with grave brain defects - but other problems the country will face for decades. How much government do we need? . Instead of having to wait for a politically divided Congress to respond to the next major public health crisis, a new entity should be fully funded to react to calls for assistance from federal agencies, states and USA territories, according to Pelosi. (more...)
Gene Wilder's Charlie remembers warm and friendly Willy Wonka Gene Wilder's Charlie remembers warm and friendly Willy Wonka
- September 12, 2016

The email read, 'Dearest James, I don't do or go where you were hoping, but I'll be looking for you. "He was a gentle man, but he was also a gentleman", Ostrum said. "In between takes on Wonka , the former child actor says he and Wilder shared a fitting tradition: "[We] would always buy a chocolate bar and share it on the way back to the set". (more...)
Klopp knows Liverpool ´can be really strong´ Klopp knows Liverpool ´can be really strong´
- September 12, 2016

But for Jamie Vardy, the last meeting between the clubs delivered one of the abiding memories of the campaign as he netted a memorable long-range goal in February's 2-0 win at the King Power Stadium. If these managers are national managers they want the players and we must understand the global managers need players and then they can choose. The first step towards Liverpool becoming a team that can challenge the elite will be making it back into the top four this season. (more...)
Donald Trump condemns Clinton's 'deplorables' label on his backers
- September 12, 2016

Mr. Obama overcame the gaffe and rode into history, yet Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney couldn't recover from his " 47 percent " remark four years later. He told a crowded rally in Pensacola that if Iran's "little boats" circled America's "beautiful destroyers" during his presidency, "they will be shot out of the water". (more...)