Health


Republican senator insists Trump didn't disparage Haiti, African nations with profane remark
- January 17, 2018

Senator Dick Durbin , Democrat of IL, had confirmed the reported phrase " shithole countries" publicly; Senator Lindsey Graham, of SC, had backed up the press accounts more obliquely but unmistakably. Purdue also blasted the Illinois Democrat, pointing out that Durbin likely mischaracterized comments a House Republican made to President Barack Obama in 2013. (more...)
FG quizzes United States ambassador over Trump's 'shithole' remark FG quizzes United States ambassador over Trump's 'shithole' remark
- January 17, 2018

Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, summoned the United States envoy to his office to seek clarification on the remarks. The statement quoted Young as saying in his remarks that "there were contradicting accounts by those present as to the veracity or otherwise of the substance of the remarks". (more...)
NY lawmakers to review Cuomo's local government shared-services plan NY lawmakers to review Cuomo's local government shared-services plan
- January 17, 2018

Keeping the cap would reduce the deficit to $1.7 billion, which may be the most important number that Cuomo and lawmakers will have to grapple with. In his budget address the Governor laid out plans that will enhance the quality of life for New Yorkers, while continuing the economic growth our state has experienced since he took office in 2011. (more...)
Princess Charlotte Bosses Around Prince George, Says the Queen Princess Charlotte Bosses Around Prince George, Says the Queen
- January 17, 2018

After she learned it was the other way around, she said, "It's like that with Charlotte and George ". Prince George attends Thomas's Battersea, while Princess Charlotte goes to Willcocks Nursery School . 'Don't show that to George; we'll never get any peace, ' Prince William had joked at the time, leading Connie Hudson to wonder if the children ever got the whistles intended for them. (more...)
Kate Middleton drops HUGE hint on sex of royal baby Kate Middleton drops HUGE hint on sex of royal baby
- January 17, 2018

The Duchess of Cambridge may be well into her third pregnancy , but that's not stopping her from continuing to make public appearances - and remembering to talk about her other kids while she's at it. Carole Flynn, a learning mentor from the boy's school said: "He went quite pale". Child-tending wasn't the only skill the royal parents put on display during their visit. (more...)
Hospital blames European contraceptive app for accidental pregnancies Hospital blames European contraceptive app for accidental pregnancies
- January 17, 2018

Days marked as green on the app's calendar are deemed okay to have unprotected sex while days marked red means one must use extra protection . After midwives noticed the high volume of complaints, they told SVT that the hospital was going to report Natural Cycles to the Swedish regulatory organization Medical Product Agency. (more...)
Stifling an explosive sneeze could be harmful to your well being Stifling an explosive sneeze could be harmful to your well being
- January 17, 2018

The young man had developed a popping sensation in his neck which immediately swelled up after he tried to contain a forceful sneeze by pinching his nose and keeping his mouth clamped shut at the same time, according to doctors including Raguwinder S Sahota and Sudip Das. (more...)
Year-old's flu medicine caused rare psychotic side effects Year-old's flu medicine caused rare psychotic side effects
- January 17, 2018

The family from Allen, who wants to remain anonymous, says the side effects were stunning: hallucinations, running away from school and an attempt, they believe, to hurt herself. The side-effects on the Texan girl should be short-term, and the family sent a letter to the FDA about their experience. These effects can happen shortly after beginning Tamiflu, or if the flu is left untreated. (more...)
Minnesota Church Is Holding Vikings Fans Accountable for Last-Second Prayers Minnesota Church Is Holding Vikings Fans Accountable for Last-Second Prayers
- January 17, 2018

The victory came on the last play of the game, with Vikings quarterback Case Keenum connecting with Stefon Diggs , who was able to scamper into the end zone thanks to a bit of blown coverage on the part of the Saints defense . "Bring it home", has been the Vikings' motto for the playoffs, which speaks to the opportunity the franchise has to be the first team to play in a Super Bowl in its home venue. (more...)
How Dr. Martin Luther King's dream applies to today How Dr. Martin Luther King's dream applies to today
- January 17, 2018

People from all over the country are honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr . and his legacy. "We can do it together". "I came from segregation at five and a half... From local pastors, to cops, city officials and a local judge, community members filled the auditorium and gathered with a reverence for Dr. King and his legacy. (more...)
Martin Luther King Day inspires volunteers Martin Luther King Day inspires volunteers
- January 17, 2018

Wake up because today is looking like yesterday. "No n***** day for us". "Thank you for coming out on your day off and making it a day on. Not just for one person", said Joseph Howard. There is one thing this community can agree on. There's an opioid epidemic. "If we don't get it". He challenged those who came out to participate to find ways to make the community more beloved. (more...)
Donald Trump's Physical Could Dump 10 lbs ... Propecia Enthusiast Donald Trump's Physical Could Dump 10 lbs ... Propecia Enthusiast
- January 17, 2018

Jackson said he made a decision to raise Trump's dosage of the cholesterol medicine after Friday's exam. Mr. Trump also has no heart disease and no family history of it. Jackson shared the outcomes of Trump's physical with reporters at the White House press briefing, including his 75-inch height, 239-pound weight, total cholesterol of 223 and resting heart rate of 68 beats per minute. (more...)
Connecticut boy, 10, dies from flu after going to hockey tournament Connecticut boy, 10, dies from flu after going to hockey tournament
- January 17, 2018

Mallozzi played for the Connecticut Rough Riders Hockey Club , which posted a message on its website, offering prayers for Mallozzi's family. Jan Murphy, principal of West Elementary School, said Nico was known throughout the school for delivering the afternoon announcements at the end of each day. (more...)
Flu season in full swing, not too late to vaccinate Flu season in full swing, not too late to vaccinate
- January 16, 2018

Less common was Influenza Type B, with 15.3 percent infected by the strain associated with the Yamagata lineage. "We're seeing a lot more fevers and a lot more viral strains then we normally do", said Neil Nordstrom, DNP with Pediatric Services of East Longmeadow. (more...)
Japanese hunt for deadly blowfish sold in supermarket error Japanese hunt for deadly blowfish sold in supermarket error
- January 16, 2018

Officials in Gamagori activated the town's emergency loudspeakers, intended for use in case of North Korean missile attack, to warn the population about the mistake, and to appeal for the recall of the fugu. The puffer fish's organs - especially its liver, ovaries, and intestines - contain tetrodotoxin. There is no antidote to the poison. Tetrodotoxin poison will cause numbness around the mouth, then paralysis and that can lead to a person's death. (more...)
Australian Open: Simona Halep survives round one scare vs Destanee Aiava Australian Open: Simona Halep survives round one scare vs Destanee Aiava
- January 16, 2018

With Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic among the walking wounded and Serena Williams already deciding not to defend her title, injuries and absentees have been the focus of attention ahead of the Australian Open . "It's been a couple of years since I've been back here - obviously I wanted to enjoy the moment", Sharapova said after closing her win over Maria with an ace, then blowing kisses to the crowd. (more...)
Date set for Afghanistan's maiden Test Date set for Afghanistan's maiden Test
- January 16, 2018

Afghanistan have made significant strides in the cricket arena over the past few years despite the country itself being ridden by conflict. Phil Simmons, who was appointed Afghanistan's coach late past year, could hardly have wished for a more fitting opening fixture in the longest form of the game. (more...)
Storm Fionn to batter the country in coming hours Storm Fionn to batter the country in coming hours
- January 16, 2018

The warning, which was issued at 5.30am this Tuesday remains is valid until 3am on Wednesday. A less severe status yellow alert for wind is also in place for all of Leinster as well as counties Cavan, Monaghan, Roscommon, Limerick, Tipperary and Waterford, while a status yellow snow-ice warning is in place for the entire country. (more...)
Petitioners should know everything in BH Loya's death: SC Petitioners should know everything in BH Loya's death: SC
- January 16, 2018

Justice Brijmohan Loya's death has become one of the most controversial and contested topic of the year, and even as his family has told that they have no doubts about Loya's death and he should not be used as a political tool for people to profit. (more...)
Little boy dies after contracting rabies from bat scratch Little boy dies after contracting rabies from bat scratch
- January 16, 2018

However, he explained that they didn't immediately take Ryker to the hospital because he cried at the thought of getting shots. About a week later the boy developed numb fingers and a headache and his parents took him to the hospital for treatment. (more...)

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