Health


Florida A&M President Mangum Steps Down After Exit Agreement Florida A&M President Mangum Steps Down After Exit Agreement
- September 16, 2016

The Board approved an "Amended Employment Agreement,"making Thursday Sept. 15, Mangum's last day". "The university's in a better position than it was when I came". Hired in 2014, she was the university's 11th full-time president and first woman to serve in the role. Last summer, controversy rose to a fever pitch when concerns over the transfer of fiscal oversight of the FAMU-Florida State University Joint College of Engineering , which shifted from FAMU to FSU in exchange for FAMU having ... (more...)
Prescription heroin gets green light in Canada Prescription heroin gets green light in Canada
- September 16, 2016

There is already speculation about whether the USA would follow suit in legalizing prescription heroin. This change in drug law , enacted at the bequest of the Minister of Health, allows an expansion of the drug's availability under Health Canada's Special Access Programme . (more...)
Greedy Or Pariah: Powell's Emails Don't Hold Back On Clinton Or Trump
- September 16, 2016

He also said Trump wanted to know if Obama was a Muslim. "I said nothing about servers, basements, domains, Clinton foundation, government employees". In an email to former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Buzzfeed reports Powell called Benghazi a "stupid witch hunt ". In one of those e-mails, sent to a former adviser and dated June 17, Powell calls Trump a "national disgrace" and an "international pariah," and notes that the mogul is "in the process of destroying himself" and does ... (more...)
USA to accept 110000 refugees next year - White House
- September 16, 2016

At home, however, his refugee target is likely to renew controversy over the ability of the U.S.to absorb newcomers, particularly from countries where vetting is not easy and where terrorist networks have said they want to insert operatives into the refugee stream. (more...)
Science just completed the most rigorous 'five-second rule' test to date Science just completed the most rigorous 'five-second rule' test to date
- September 16, 2016

Only once we nail this problem down can we even begin to tackle the grander mysteries of cuisine like the Same Dish Rule, which says that it's perfectly fine to use that plate that's been in the sink all day if you're using it to reheat the same pizza you originally ate off it. (more...)
Scottish party leaders go pink to support breast cancer research Scottish party leaders go pink to support breast cancer research
- September 16, 2016

Around 1,000 people still die from the disease in Scotland each year. It aims to highlight the extent of misinterpretations surrounding the most advanced stage of breast cancer, and the need to widen the conversation around breast cancer in Ireland. (more...)
Bridget Jones's Baby director kept father's identity a secret from cast
- September 16, 2016

Possibly. Or it could be Mr. Darcy, who is on the verge of a divorce, and with whom Bridget gets together a week later. Mark Darcy (Colin Firth) or newcomer Jack Qwant (played by Patrick Dempsey) could potentially be the father of Bridget Jones' baby . (more...)
Travis Vader found guilty of second-degree murder Travis Vader found guilty of second-degree murder
- September 16, 2016

Their bodies have never been found. Mounties phone the couple's home and knock on the door. She called the RCMP. Mounties start searching for the couple. Crown prosecutor Ashley Finlayson said he and his colleagues are “pleased” with the decision, but said it comes as no surprises Beresh will appeal, since thats nearly expected with a murder conviction. (more...)
Obama praises 'significant' military deal with Israel
- September 16, 2016

The United States has agreed to provide Israel with $38 billion in military aide over the next 10 years. For his part, Nagel said, "Everyone can see and feel the special relationship" between Israel and the United States. With the military aid deal now sealed, Goldenberg added, "It certainly means that if he does go for it, he has a strong political argument to say, 'Look, I've been as supportive of Israel as anyone'". (more...)
CBS edits out Bill Clinton slip on Hillary health — BIAS ALERT
- September 16, 2016

The former president explained that it wasn't a big deal - because it had happened before. He said: "'Get well soon, you shrill, lying crook'". On Tuesday, the Attorney General for the state of New York Eric Schneiderman, a member of the Democratic Party, said in an interview that he is "looking into" the Trump Foundation, which is the charity run by US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. (more...)
Doctors say Israel's Peres continues to improve after stroke Doctors say Israel's Peres continues to improve after stroke
- September 16, 2016

He said it was likely his condition would remain that way for the coming days. His spokeswoman Ayelet Frisch said Tuesday was no exception, with Peres waking early to read the daily newspapers before delivering an hour-long lecture and then uploading a video to his Facebook account in which he encouraged the public to buy locally made products. (more...)
USA election: Donald Trump in excellent health, doctor says USA election: Donald Trump in excellent health, doctor says
- September 16, 2016

According to the five-paragraph note written by Trump's doctor Harold Bornstein, Trump, 70, is six feet two inches (1.88 meters) tall and weighs 236 pounds (107 kg). Fortune has reached out to the Trump campaign for clarification regarding his Medicaid comments and will update this post if it responds. On an episode of The Dr. (more...)
Warren, Sanders Campaign For Clinton In Ohio
- September 16, 2016

Warren's first event is Saturday at Ohio State University, followed by a Sunday rally in Cleveland (location TBA). No other details have been released. Mr. Sanders was Mrs. Clinton's top rival in the Democratic presidential primary contest, and Mrs. Warren is a frequent critic of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. (more...)
Hillary Clinton returns -- and not a moment too soon Hillary Clinton returns -- and not a moment too soon
- September 16, 2016

He continued: "What we've seen fro". Obama, who was interrupted by constant applause by the largely African-American crowd outside the Philadelphia Museum of Art, said Clinton would continue policies that, according to a Census Bureau report on Tuesday, lifted 3.5 million people out of poverty and raised the typical USA household's income by 5.2 percent - to $56,516 - a year ago. (more...)
Trump gives Oz medical report, but doesn't disclose details Trump gives Oz medical report, but doesn't disclose details
- September 16, 2016

Despite the Dr. Oz reveal, an email from the Trump campaign tweeted by national reporters explain that the release of Trump's complete medical records will be held off until another time. After the taping, however, a press release from the show stated that the Republican presidential nominee did in fact share some personal medical information. (more...)
Hundreds of pigeons, elderly man, rescued from Long Island home
- September 16, 2016

Authorities had come to the home on Abbott Avenue to execute a search warrant after neighbors complained about the property to the Town of Hempstead building department, Rogers said. "A person shouldn't be living in a situation like that and the birds should not be living in a situation like that". That number does not include programs to rescue feral cats, Rogers said. (more...)
41% of Americans believe Clinton's health is bad 41% of Americans believe Clinton's health is bad
- September 16, 2016

The Clinton campaign cancelled the remainder of the former secretary of state's public events before revealing her diagnosis. U.S. voters believe that both candidates should be more transparent about their health, with eight in 10 saying they would like to see Clinton and Trump release a letter from their physician confirming they are fit enough to serve as president. (more...)
Buffalo Bills retire Bruce Smith's No. 78 Buffalo Bills retire Bruce Smith's No. 78
- September 16, 2016

He was there to get his number retired, an honor that has only been bestowed to Jim Kelly before him. The ceremony will be held during halftime of Thursday night's game against the Jets. "I must express my appreciation to my fantastic coach, teammates, and the incredible chemistry and synergy that we shared with this formula", Smith said. (more...)
Who Went Home on 'Big Brother' 2016? Final Three Spoilers! Who Went Home on 'Big Brother' 2016? Final Three Spoilers!
- September 16, 2016

First a quick review of last night's episode. Share your comments below on Paul's Round 1 Final HoH win and who you hope to see in the BB18 Final 2. James , Nicole and Corey are eliminated and Paul is winning competitions when it counts. James could beat Corey in the Final Two. So who went home - Nicole or Corey? At best Corey would have two to three confirmed votes from the jury. (more...)
Hillary Clinton's New Medical Report Hillary Clinton's New Medical Report
- September 16, 2016

Her rival Donald Trump is also being called on to reveal his own medical records, something he has not done save for a brief letter released last year by Harold Bornstein, the Republican nominee's doctor for 35 years, who wrote that Trump's health was "excellent and that a recent examination "showed only positive results". (more...)