Health


Stocks fall after record run as consumer companies slip Stocks fall after record run as consumer companies slip
- November 30, 2016

The Nasdaq is up 372.51 points, or 7.4 percent. The Nasdaq composite rose 11.11 points, or 0.2 percent, to 5,379.92. Elsewhere, the Nasdaq Composite (COMP - 5,379.92) bested its peers, adding 11.1 points, or 0.2%, and notching a record high of 5,403.86. (more...)
No link between autism and influenza during pregnancy, according to a study No link between autism and influenza during pregnancy, according to a study
- November 30, 2016

They concluded further studies are needed to assess any potential link between flu vaccination in the early stages of pregnancy, and autism. Receiving a flu shot while pregnant will not put a child at risk of later being diagnosed with autism. (more...)
Stein Is Not Likely To Get A Recount In Pennsylvania
- November 30, 2016

The totals also were certified by New Hampshire's secretary of state. The odds of a recount changing the results in Pennsylvania are slim, but Stein was correct. Pennsylvania's recount process is one of the most complicated in the country. A recount will be expensive. A lawyer representing the Clinton campaign revealed Saturday that they will also participate in the recount for reasons of exploring the possibility of "outside interference". (more...)
Gene discovery a boon for binge drinkers Gene discovery a boon for binge drinkers
- November 30, 2016

An global team of researchers said they have identified a gene responsible for the desire to drink alcohol, according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences ( PNAS ) journal. "We should drink alcohol for pleasure", Stockwell says in conversation with the CBC. As 71 percent reported that they drank alcohol in the past year. (more...)
Watch Kellyanne Conway Barely Contain Her Contempt for Mitt Romney Watch Kellyanne Conway Barely Contain Her Contempt for Mitt Romney
- November 30, 2016

The former Central Intelligence Agency chief pleaded guilty past year to a misdemeanor charge of mishandling classified information relating to documents he had provided to his biographer, with whom he was having an affair. After tweeting earlier this week that she'd received messages from supporters voicing their displeasure with Romney, Conway repeated to ABC's Martha Raddatz on Sunday that Romney "went out of his way" to criticize Trump. (more...)
Department of Health lifts section of Miami Beach Zika Zone: Gov. Scott Department of Health lifts section of Miami Beach Zika Zone: Gov. Scott
- November 30, 2016

For those Thanksgiving travelers leaving the United States, the Centers for Disease for Control and Prevention has Zika travel alerts for a number of areas around the world - many of which are popular holiday tropical destinations in the Caribbean and Mexico. (more...)
Here's Why Fans Think Liam Payne & Cheryl Cole Are Expecting a Baby Here's Why Fans Think Liam Payne & Cheryl Cole Are Expecting a Baby
- November 29, 2016

The Girl's Aloud star has faced a series of pregnancy rumours over the past few months, after fans first claimed she had a slightly fuller face while starring in an advert for L'Oreal. Opening up about her friend, Kimberly told the Mirror: 'She's really happy right now. I'm not going to release it until I am 100 per cent happy and I'm getting there, but it won't be until next year. (more...)
Kylie Jenner, Amazon and electronics brands dominate Cyber Monday buzz Kylie Jenner, Amazon and electronics brands dominate Cyber Monday buzz
- November 30, 2016

That said, we can imagine what her wedding will look like one of these days when wedding planner to the stars, Kris Jenner, decides to finally let her youngest tie the knot. "Honestly, [Kylie Jenner] isn't about to have a baby right now". "She still has a lot of goals that she wants to accomplish career-wise before she has a baby". (more...)
Scurvy surprise: Archaic sickness that struck down sailors resurfaces in Sydney Scurvy surprise: Archaic sickness that struck down sailors resurfaces in Sydney
- November 29, 2016

Health officials have reported multiple cases as of late. Scurvy, the dreaded disease most commonly known for wiping out entire ships of sailors hundreds of years ago, had all but disappeared from the world, thanks to the connection being made that the disease was a direct result of a lack of Vitamin C. (more...)
Sonia Gandhi admitted in Ganga Ram hospital again Sonia Gandhi admitted in Ganga Ram hospital again
- November 29, 2016

She was again admitted to the hospital for a routine medical check up on August 18. Last week, Sonia along with her daughter Priyanka Vadra and children vacationed at Wildflower Hall, an Oberoi Group luxury resort, 15 km uphill from Shimla. (more...)
Thunderstorm asthma: Death toll in Melbourne rises to six
- November 29, 2016

One patient remains in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) while seven others are being treated for sickness related to the outbreak. "We are now aware six deaths may have occurred as a result of conditions relating to the events", said Travers Purton, a spokesperson for the Department of Health in a statement . (more...)
Florida still reeling in a record number of tourists
- November 29, 2016

Earlier in November, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared that the Zika virus and its complications were no longer considered a global public health emergency, but remained a challenge. Mosquitoes began spreading the virus this summer in Florida, bringing local Zika transmission to the continental United States. The findings raise new concerns about the hidden effects of pre-natal exposure to the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which has been shown to cause birth defects when women become ... (more...)
Ed Balls gets voted off Strictly Come Dancing
- November 29, 2016

Quizzed on BBC Breakfast about his thoughts, Ed, 49, chuckled. Ed's supporters in Westminster agree that Strictly gave him the opportunity to show voters his true character. Speaking on BBC2 spin-off show It Takes Two, he said: "I think if I was thinking I was going to go back to politics, I'm not sure I would have been a Zoolander male model, pulling those faces". (more...)
Ohio State University reports active shooter on campus
- November 29, 2016

Two people were in stable condition. Authorities said two people had been stabbed, four people had been hurt by a auto and two others were treated for lacerations. and said: "Buckeye Alert: Active Shooter on campus". On Monday, the Ohio State paper, The Lantern , republished Artan's quotes from the article. At least eight people have been sent to hospitals. (more...)
Patagonia donating its $10M in Black Friday sales to charity Patagonia donating its $10M in Black Friday sales to charity
- November 29, 2016

Patagonia went into this year's Black Friday with a goal - the company pledged to donate 100 percent of their sales on the most lucrative day of the year to grassroots environmental agencies. "Donald Trump poses an urgent threat to the climate and we must resist every move he attempts to make that could undo our progress", he said. The company will support these small groups who strive to protect the environment by what little means they have as it is important to be united in this times ... (more...)
Rare Thunderstorm Asthma Kills Four People in Australia
- November 29, 2016

Paramedics and hospitals were stretched to their limits as thousands phoned to report breathing problems. Previous cases of thunderstorm asthma took place in Birmingham, England in 1983. A freakish combination of adverse weather conditions that led to a freak illness called " thunderstorm asthma " earlier this month has left at least six people dead in Australia, authorities confirmed. (more...)
1 ticket sold in Tennessee wins $420.9 Powerball drawing 1 ticket sold in Tennessee wins $420.9 Powerball drawing
- November 29, 2016

With the addition of the $1 Power Play, what would have been a $1 million ticket doubled to a $2 million prize. Holders of the winning tickets have one year to come forward and claim their prizes. The estimated jackpot for the next drawing on Wednesday will be $40 million. In Dauphin County, the lottery paid over $62.4 million in prizes to winners, and provided more than $19.7 million to benefit older residents. (more...)
BBB: Give Wisely on Giving Tuesday BBB: Give Wisely on Giving Tuesday
- November 29, 2016

With any charity - but especially with these 10 large, far-reaching ones - it's important to confirm that they, in fact, do the kind of work you're passionate about supporting. She also advised giving to a 501c3 charity to ensure donations come with a tax benefit. "You can enter the name of any charity and find out, number one, if it's legitimate, and number two, you'll also see how they utilize the funds you send them". (more...)
Man with Lung Disease Finishes Seattle Marathon Towing Oxygen Tank
- November 29, 2016

Wilson didn't just do the marathon for himself either, as he finished the 11-hour ordeal in an effort to raise funds and awareness for his diseases. A terminally ill man took on the daunting task of finishing a marathon on Sunday to draw attention to the disease that is killing him: pulmonary fibrosis. (more...)
Trump selects Georgia Rep. Tom Price for health secretary Trump selects Georgia Rep. Tom Price for health secretary
- November 29, 2016

He promises to bring those attitudes with him to the nation's top health agency, where he'll be responsible for overseeing government health programs including Medicare and Medicaid, as well as the Food and Drug Administration, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the National Institutes of Health. (more...)

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