Health


Zika virus likely to spread across Asia Zika virus likely to spread across Asia
- October 19, 2016

The Florida Department of Health (DOH) will allocate $7.4 million in additional state funding to the county which has already received $12.6 in state funds to fight to mosquito-borne virus. DOH has conducted Zika virus testing for more than 8,928 people statewide. The two new mosquitoes are the same species found in the region about a week ago - the Aedes albopictus, also known as Asian Tiger Mosquito. (more...)
New pool of Zika-positive mosquitoes trapped in Miami Beach New pool of Zika-positive mosquitoes trapped in Miami Beach
- October 19, 2016

Zika is caused by a virus transmitted primarily by Aedes mosquitoes, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). The first, Wynwood, has already been declared safe, CNN reports. Scientists find the Zika virus in a 26-year woman's vagina two weeks after infection, and almost 3 months later in her blood. As of Tuesday, there were 163 non-travel related Zika infections in Florida and 744 travel-related cases. (more...)
FBI Documents: State Department Tried to Get FBI to Declassify Clinton Email
- October 19, 2016

After checking with the FBI's Counterterrorism Division, Kennedy was told "there was no way" to help declassify the email, according to the IOD official's interview notes. "From the 30,000 e-mails returned to the State Department in 2014, 110 e-mails in 52 e-mail chains have been determined to contain classified information at the time they were sent or received". (more...)
Terry Francona: Middle finger during broadcast a 'nervous habit'
- October 19, 2016

If it had cost Cleveland a game and brought Toronto back into this ALCS, it might be regarded as a curse. "But you know Tito and Mickey (Callaway, pitching coach), whoever is coming up with the plan, we've got it, we execute and I think all of us out there trust him". (more...)
Cheer up, Americans, say Canadians _ you're great Cheer up, Americans, say Canadians _ you're great
- October 19, 2016

The US still has a few weeks to go until the election. The group encouraged Canadians to send videos with warm, fuzzy messages of love and motivation. The two nations share the longest land border in the world and their economies and societies are deeply intertwined, the Times noted. Those ties were further cemented previous year with the election of Justin Trudeau as Canada's prime minister. (more...)
Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life posters released Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life posters released
- October 19, 2016

As you know if you are Gilmore Girls fan, the episodes are titles are the four seasons, starting with "Winter", "Spring", "Summer", and "Fall". We have shared the posters below! Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life will premiere on Friday, Nov. (more...)
Rose McGowan calls on Hollywood to be courageous Rose McGowan calls on Hollywood to be courageous
- October 19, 2016

Read all that Rose had to say in her Tweet below... "Each comment ended with "#WhyWomenDontReport ". 'Do not work with those you know to be offenders or you are no better than they, ' she pleaded. The actor, who is best known for her role on the TV show, Charmed , stopped short of naming her alleged attacker. Hers has been a voice speaking out against systemic sexism in the entertainment industry: she has stood up for other actresses who have become critical targets, and she spoken ... (more...)
Short walks after meals can help reduce diabetes Short walks after meals can help reduce diabetes
- October 19, 2016

The encouraging and uplifting news is that approx 93 percent of type 2 diabetes is preventable or may be reversed by losing 5 percent or more of your current weight or maintaining a healthy weight and body composition, increasing your physical activity and choosing healthy nutrition throughout your lifetime. (more...)
Trump Slams Paul Ryan Ahead Of Wisconsin Campaign Event Trump Slams Paul Ryan Ahead Of Wisconsin Campaign Event
- October 19, 2016

Among voters, women are abandoning Trump in record numbers. Clintons poll numbers have been on the rise while Trumps support has eroded since the recording was released by The Washington Post on October 7. “Its my job to figure out who the voters are and make sure they dont just show up for Trump , but all Republicans . McDaniel then declared Day's position vacant until the next state convention in February, using a power in the party bylaws that has never been used before, Michigan ... (more...)
Breast cancer series: What to expect with a mastectomy Breast cancer series: What to expect with a mastectomy
- October 19, 2016

In stages I and II, breast cancer has 5-year survival rates of 100 percent and 97 percent, respectively, according to the American Cancer Society. I was a young woman, wife and mom of three boys who needed me, despite the aggressive cancer in my body threatening to take me from them. (more...)
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Announced for 2017
- October 19, 2016

Inclusion on the list of nominees is just the start of the process - actual induction comes via a vote by more than 600 historians, artists and music industry figures. And "Don't Stop Believin'" it's true: Journey is another first-time nominee. "It is a distinguished honor to again receive a nomination to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ", shares drummer Alan White . (more...)
Cardinals, Johnson run away from Jets Cardinals, Johnson run away from Jets
- October 19, 2016

Fitzpatrick has struggled all season. The Jets managed only 230 yards and converted only two of 13 attempts on third down. The common thread is we're not finishing games. Fitzpatrick finished the game 16-for-31 for 174 yards passing with no touchdowns and an interception. A pass interference penalty on Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson, followed by a slip by Peterson during Brandon Marshall's 36-yard catch and run, had NY in excellent field position. (more...)
Male breast cancer survivor speaks out about his journey Male breast cancer survivor speaks out about his journey
- October 19, 2016

American Cancer Society's annual 5K walk against breast cancer on Sunday attracted more than 16,000 participants, making it the New Jersey's largest breast cancer walk. We need to not only educate ourselves, but spread the word to all women - and men - to know their bodies, know if there's something different or doesn't feel right, and to do breast self-exams and 3D mammograms. (more...)
India capable of strengthening global economy: PM Narendra Modi India capable of strengthening global economy: PM Narendra Modi
- October 19, 2016

This hub would also enable the central public sector enterprises to fulfill the procurement target set by the government. Talking about the distribution of charkhas, the Prime Minister said Khadi is a priority for us, and a charkha at home brings more income. (more...)
19 dead in Indian hospital fire outbreak
- October 19, 2016

Odisha Congress chief Prasad Harichandan said, "The state government has not learnt anything from the 2011 AMRI hospital (Kolkata) fire accident in which, at least 89 people were killed". Besides the Capital Hospital, patients were shifted to Amri Hospital, AIIMS, Apollo Hospital, Kalinga Hospital, SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack and some other hospitals in the state capital region. (more...)
Student asks mom to pack 2 school lunches so friend can eat Student asks mom to pack 2 school lunches so friend can eat
- October 19, 2016

In New Mexico, a mom was asked by her son to pack two lunches for school. Josette Duran's son noticed a little boy sitting by himself in the lunchroom eating nothing but a fruit cup . "This hits home to be because a few years ago, me and my son were homeless ". "We paid up all the past due accounts for all the kids who need lunch ", Duran said as she choked back tears. (more...)
Toddler born with no arms teaches herself to eat with feet Toddler born with no arms teaches herself to eat with feet
- October 19, 2016

Footage of Vasilina gripping a fork between her toes and feeding herself from a bowl of food has been viewed more than 46 million times since it was posted online. Great job", a Facebook user commented. "Wooow she is my hero". The fearless girl has received praise from all over the world with hundreds of comments in different languages applauding the girl's strength and determination. (more...)
Eli Lilly Announces New Heatlh Care Initiative Eli Lilly Announces New Heatlh Care Initiative
- October 19, 2016

The stock's price moved up its 200-day moving average of $77.92. Eli Lilly and has a 52-week low of $67.88 and a 52-week high of $88.16. Stock market analysts and brokers have recently amended their target prices on shares of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ). (more...)
Kelowna crash highlights need for cockpit recorders on small planes, says TSB Kelowna crash highlights need for cockpit recorders on small planes, says TSB
- October 19, 2016

The jet was not equipped with either a cockpit voice recorder or a flight data recorder, nor was it required to be. "I can't predict exactly how long that will take", he said. "These devices in the past have been extremely expensive with limited choice for airplanes that wanted to carry them voluntarily, but now there is a better market, so we'll see what happens", adds Garneau. (more...)
HC Wainwright Reaffirms Buy Rating for HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc (HTGM)
- October 19, 2016

Looking over the last month situation it was ranked as "Buy" by 2 analysts. The stock's market cap is $21.15 million. The company reported ($0.98) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.95) by $0.03. (more...)