Health


New doctor note describes Trump's health as 'excellent' New doctor note describes Trump's health as 'excellent'
- September 16, 2016

Trump, I can state unequivocally, will be the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency", Dr. Harold N. Bornstein, Trump's doctor, wrote in the final paragraph of the medical report, which was dated December 4 but not released until Monday, according to New York Times. (more...)
Russian Federation and United States agree on extension of Syria truce Russian Federation and United States agree on extension of Syria truce
- September 16, 2016

Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to "immediately deliver vital humanitarian assistance to Aleppo and other besieged and hard-to-reach locations". -Russia deal. "If they do that, we're willing and able to go to all these places in the next few days - and we are very hopeful that we will indeed be able to do so", he added. (more...)
Situation Worsens, Over 12000 Chikungunya Cases Reported Across Country
- September 16, 2016

In its official data till September 11, the MCD had put the number of dengue deaths in Delhi at four this season. "The Government has also set the ceiling price for dengue testing kits (NS1-Ag and MAC ELISA), chikungunya (IgM ELISA) at Rs 600". (more...)
Tesla Wins Record Grid Battery Storage Deal After Methane Disaster Tesla Wins Record Grid Battery Storage Deal After Methane Disaster
- September 16, 2016

Shares of Tesla Motors (TSLA) were rising in late afternoon trade on Thursday after the electric vehicle manufacturer announced it won a bid to provide a 20-megawatt energy storage system to Southern California Edison, a subsidiary of Edison Int'l (EIX). (more...)
2 men arrested in California girls' 1973 killings 2 men arrested in California girls' 1973 killings
- September 15, 2016

Patterson said he intends to waive extradition back to California to face charges in the deaths. Both were 22 at the time of the killings and living in Olivehurst, a small agricultural town in California's Central Valley. "There will be a lot of frustration, there will be a lot of anger, a lot of things that we need to be concerned about". "This was them having the forewarning of knowing such advancements weren't even invented back in 1973 and they didn't know what was on the horizon". (more...)
Chikungunya claims 10 lives, Delhi health crisis deepens Chikungunya claims 10 lives, Delhi health crisis deepens
- September 15, 2016

He urged people to rely on the symptomatic treatment for chikungunya and consume lots of liquids as the disease is generally non-fatal. AIIMS too confirmed one death due to the viral fever on Wednesday taking the death toll from vector-borne disease in the national Capital to 11. (more...)
Clinton to resume campaigning after doctor declares her "healthy and fit"
- September 15, 2016

The letter from Bardack, the chair of internal medicine at CareMount Medical in Mount Kisco, New York, said a chest scan revealed the candidate had "mild, non-contagious bacterial pneumonia". Her campaign website said Republican rival Donald Trump " defies decades-old tradition of disclosure ". Bardack also said Clinton has been taking the anti-coagulant Coumadin, and that her blood levels "have been relatively stable". (more...)
New grammar school ban to be lifted
- September 15, 2016

We will fail as a nation if we only get the top 15% to 20% of our children achieving well. "So I want to relax the restrictions to stop selective schools from expanding, that deny parents the right to have a new selective school opened where they want one, that stop existing non-selective schools to become selective in the right circumstances and where there is demand". (more...)
About 200 Zika cases recorded in Thailand - ministry
- September 15, 2016

Health officials till now were playing down the risks arising from the increasing number of the Zika cases in the area. Zika does not occur naturally in the United Kingdom but can be "imported" by people who have travelled overseas to countries where transmission is active. (more...)
Bayer, Monsanto officials agree to create 'innovative engine' for ag
- September 15, 2016

Bayer boss Werner Baumann said the deal "reinforces Bayer's leadership position as a global innovation driven life science company". "I think under Bayer and Monsanto's leadership, there is a tremendous amount of shared vision for [R&D]". (more...)
Additional 1000 beds, special helpline for dengue, chikungunya
- September 15, 2016

The Delhi Government is committed to the protocol set by the central government on prevention of vector borne ailments", added Jain. He also questioned the expenditure on AAP ministers' foreign trips and questioned why ministers are out of the State when people need them the most. (more...)
World Health Organization strengthens Zika safe sex guidance
- September 15, 2016

At a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, scientists from the Oswaldo Cruz Institute said on Tuesday that a study carried out with the Pasteur Institute in Paris had ruled out the Culex as a vector, Xinhua news agency reported . Though the initial study was done on mice, the researchers are planning similar studies with infected humans to determine the true risk associated with Zika and eye infection. (more...)
The Duggars Are Planning On Adopting Their 20th Child -- Details HERE! The Duggars Are Planning On Adopting Their 20th Child -- Details HERE!
- September 15, 2016

She's now on probation for three years after she was charged with felony breaking and entering. "She gave up custody of her son [in August 2015] to her mother, Michelle's sister Carolyn". Michelle has also frequently talked about her desire to have another child, after she endured the heartache of giving birth to stillborn daughter in December 2011. (more...)
Dragonair advises passengers not to bring Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on planes
- September 15, 2016

Samsung has urged its customers to stop using their new Galaxy Note 7 smartphone immediately and return them to the company. The United Arab Emirate's General Civil Aviation Authority has banned the use of the device on the plane, as have Scandinavian Airlines , Virgin Australia , Singapore Airlines and more. (more...)
US lifting sanctions on Myanmar as leader Suu Kyi visits US lifting sanctions on Myanmar as leader Suu Kyi visits
- September 15, 2016

An easing of economic penalties could potentially further aggrandize the military and its cronies who profit from the junta's prominence in business and politics, Gardner told Reuters . Now in power, her government is eager to show it can deliver economic dividends. "Her sense is that she should use her huge political mandate to push the peace process forward, transcending some of the issues that bogged it down before - and this fits with the military's approach". (more...)
Emergency planning under way as junior doctors' strike action escalates
- September 15, 2016

The doctors were also accused by senior medics of staging "unforgiveable" strikes which were "disproportionate" to their contract row. Junior doctors in Salford and UK-wide will stage a total of 20 days of strikes between now and Christmas. (more...)
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- September 15, 2016

However, New York City remains well below the national average of 13 per 100,000 in 2014. McCray said that the city is expanding mental health resources to treat mental illness before they become more serious. More New Yorkers kill themselves than are killed by other people or die in motor vehicle accidents, according to a new NYC Health Department report. (more...)
Arlington is Offering Flu Shots for Children and Seniors
- September 15, 2016

The CDC isn't recommending the nasal flu vaccine this year, citing its low rate of effectiveness. "It is the very best protection you can get against circulating influenza viruses", Baisley said Tuesday. Each year, thousands of people die from influenza and even more require hospitalization. Flu activity typically peaks from December to March, but the CDC advises getting the vaccine as soon as it becomes available, preferably by October. (more...)
Half voters think Hillary Clinton gives false health information
- September 15, 2016

Throughout her campaign, the Clinton Foundation has been scrutinized over donations made by foreign countries. Only 29 percent of voters think Clinton has given accurate information on her personal health to the public, while 50 percent think the opposite, according to the poll conducted by the Morning Consult polling company. (more...)
European Union to extend investment plan until 2022 to boost growth
- September 15, 2016

Juncker's highly centralising commission has come under heavy fire from Eurosceptic parties - in founding states such as France and the Netherlands in the west and governments in newer eastern members such as Hungary and Poland - for pushing too hard for integration at the expense of national freedoms. (more...)