Health


Shots of hormones in men can prevent pregnancy
- October 31, 2016

An independent safety board found that side effects, which included depression and other mood disorders, outweighed the potential benefits of the injections. In a study published to the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, researchers found that with the use of a hormonal injection created to lower sperm counts, men reported high rates of mild to moderate mood swings, even as the injection itself had a 98 percent success rate, with just four pregnancies among 226 participants. (more...)
Iraqi forces moving 'faster than expected' on Mosul: Iraq PM Iraqi forces moving 'faster than expected' on Mosul: Iraq PM
- October 31, 2016

Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr, reported hearing the sound of heavy gunfire and artillery from the frontline near Bartella, as the offensive got under way. "We couldn't sleep last night because of the air strikes". A USA -led coalition that includes France, Italy, Britain, Canada and other Western nations is providing air and ground support to the forces that are closing in on the city in an operation that began on Monday. (more...)
Attorney Says Fernandez Was Not Driving Boat At Time Of Crash
- October 31, 2016

He also said he knows of a person who was on the phone with Jose Fernandez at the time of the crash. "The FWC said there was a criminal investigation so we were holding them", Mayor Gimenez told Rapado. The Associated Press contributed to this article . Fernandez's blood-alcohol content was.147, almost twice the legal limit, according to the toxicology results in the autopsy report by the Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner Department, USA Today reports . (more...)
No Diwali in soldier Mandeep's village, father says teach Pakistan a lesson No Diwali in soldier Mandeep's village, father says teach Pakistan a lesson
- October 31, 2016

The village has a history of sending its youth to the armed forces. Following the increase in ceasefire violation by Pakistan, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said, "I want to assure the nation that the security forces are giving befitting reply to the firing from Pakistan". (more...)
Mark Levin to Fox's Kelly: 'Don't Pretend You're a Journalist' Mark Levin to Fox's Kelly: 'Don't Pretend You're a Journalist'
- October 31, 2016

He is just like Donald Trump and that's why he's doing everything possible to help people understand that, hey, Donald Trump is not such a bad guy. "He was canceled", a person familiar with the situation told TheWrap, referring to Gingrich's appearance on "Fox & Friends". (more...)
Residents to have choice of 2 or more insurers on exchange
- October 31, 2016

There are a whole host of reasons why the American health care is uniquely dysfunctional and counterproductive, and for the most part they are reasons related to government: too much regulation, too many stupid assumptions, too many half-baked tax schemes and mandates and building codes and licensing requirements. (more...)
Male birth control shots may lower pregnancy odds
- October 31, 2016

The latest part of the entire saga is that a new medical trial has found that the male contraceptive injection is nearly as effective as the female contraceptive pill. They continued to get injections every eight weeks and they continued to do so for up to 56 weeks. CBS SF Bay Area reports that pharmaceutical companies do not appear to be particularly interested in male birth control . (more...)
Obama to campaign for Hillary Clinton Thursday in Jacksonville Obama to campaign for Hillary Clinton Thursday in Jacksonville
- October 31, 2016

White House press secretary Josh Earnest said the president has an "aggressive travel schedule" for the election's final 12 days, appearing at several Florida stump speeches as well as in lots of TV and radio appearances. So as not to be in the press pen separated from the crowd, I made a decision to attend as an ordinary person. Trump often points out that his crowds are generally larger than his rival's. (more...)
Iceland's Independence Party says it will form next government
- October 31, 2016

The Independence Party rose to 30.3 per cent from 26.7 per cent in 2013, while coalition partner, the Progressive Party, slumped to 10.6 per cent from 24.4 per cent, according to a partial 35 per cent count. However, the biggest gains were made by left-leaning groups. Iceland also continues to reel from documents leaked in April from the law firm Mossack Fonseca, known as the Panama Papers, which revealed that Progressive Party leader Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson previously held an ... (more...)
Penalties hurt Seahawks in 25-20 loss to Saints
- October 31, 2016

Often times, Seattle reverted back to passing on first down when the seldom runs they were trying to execute were working. That gave the Saints a first down and kept New Orleans' drive going, which resulted in a field goal to put the Saints up 25-20. (more...)
Clinton leads Trump 42 to 36 percent as he loses women's support Clinton leads Trump 42 to 36 percent as he loses women's support
- October 31, 2016

Democrats haven't even won a statewide office in Texas since 1994. However, he said the Federal Bureau of Investigation did not know if the emails were significant and did not provide a time frame for the probe. As Clinton and her campaign have been pounded by allegations and embarrassing revelations related to the hacked emails, they've largely avoided engaging in the details. (more...)
Lisa Haydon marries beau Dino Lalvani Lisa Haydon marries beau Dino Lalvani
- October 30, 2016

The "Queen" famed actress took to her Instagram account to share the happy news with her fans and shared her wedding pictures. Lisa Haydon, who is still receiving positive reviews for her guest appearance in Karan Johar's festive release Ae Dil Hai Mushkil , tied the knot with her sweetheart Dino Lalvani on October 29. (more...)
Kylie Jenner Hosted a Pre-Halloween Kylie Jenner Hosted a Pre-Halloween "Dead Dinner" with Tyga ... And SLAYED!
- October 30, 2016

First, she attended younger sister Kylie's "dead dinner" in the skin-tight latex dress, fishnet stockings, and a black choker necklace. The Puma ambassador and the rapper painted their faces like skeletons. The long dinner table was decorated with skulls and looked like something straight out of our Beetlejuice dreams (nightmares?). Guests enjoyed a Halloween-themed menu that included rotten tomato soup, potion pear salad, penne with creamy blood sauce and a chocolate ice cream casket. (more...)
Mariah Carey was Mariah Carey was "devastated" when she split from James Packer
- October 30, 2016

The report claims that it is also a financial promise which James made to Mariah during their romance, and this is what Mariah wants him to fulfill. [The fight was not due to] any cheating allegations or excessive spending. Right now, they're not sure if they will stay together. The anonymous individual went on to say that Mariah and James haven't met or spoken since reports of the breakup. (more...)
Autopsy reveals Marlins pitcher had cocaine, alcohol in his system
- October 30, 2016

Associate Medical Examiner Kenneth Hutchins listed "boat crash" as the cause of death and also said Fernandez was legally drunk with a blood-alcohol concentration of.147. Macias and Rivero both had blood-alcohol levels below the state's legal limit, while Rivero had cocaine in his system , toxicology reports report. (more...)
Breast Cancer Survivors Model in Annual Fashion Show Breast Cancer Survivors Model in Annual Fashion Show
- October 30, 2016

They will fly through the skies, blasting tumors and lack-of-awareness with their missiles, bringing pink death and pink destruction and pink civilian casualties and pink refugee crises and pink destruction of cultural heritage wherever their noble cancer-aware pilots lead. (more...)
John Aldridge reacts on Twitter to Liverpool win against Crystal Palace
- October 30, 2016

I don't go into the dressing room and say 'you are a really bad defender and you are the goalkeeper where are you?' "We're absolutely on fire and that's why I think we could go on to win the treble". The flick should have been dealt with comfortably by Liverpool's centre-backs, but Matip squared for Lovren, whose mishit, looping pass allowed McArthur to nip in and head the ball over the advancing Loris Karius. (more...)
Man with sons in arms dies in leap from bridge, boys survive
- October 30, 2016

Even though the river is near by, the father and the boys landed on solid ground beneath the bridge. Officers found the empty vehicle on the shoulder of Interstate 287 on the bridge and assumed "something terrible" had happened, DePuyt said. (more...)
Action is needed to combat metastatic breast cancer Action is needed to combat metastatic breast cancer
- October 30, 2016

Breast cancer research will benefit current patients and allow for continued screening for early detection and prevention. "This year, our team has chose to take a different approach to Breast Cancer Awareness Month", Candice Moore, the team mom for Owasso's White 7th grade football team, said. (more...)
Lack of choice in health insurance markets a growing problem Lack of choice in health insurance markets a growing problem
- October 30, 2016

Open enrollment ends January 31. Members now enrolled in the state's largest plan may see up to an average 29% increase. In Illinois, last time around, there were three or more marketplace insurers offering plans for 2016 in all counties. (more...)