Health


Leon County responds to health rankings Leon County responds to health rankings
- March 16, 2018

Fifteen percent of Hispanic children and 11 percent of black children live in poverty in Carver County, while only 2 percent of white children live in poverty. "That is way above the rest of the state", said Spegman. In areas where social and economic factors influence population health. To continue good health status, an additional resource is being released called the "regional community health needs assessment" allowing counties to collaborate to better impact the population's health. (more...)
AAP leaders slam Kejriwal over apology to former minister Majithia AAP leaders slam Kejriwal over apology to former minister Majithia
- March 16, 2018

Mann could be the third Lok Sabha MP of AAP who could be on his way out from the party. Earlier, Kejriwal had apologised to BJP leader Avtar Singh Bhadana, thus ending a defamation suit. Majithia had filed a defamation case against the Aam Aadmi Party chief and others following the allegation made during campaigning in the Punjab assembly elections. (more...)
India responds to United States charges on export subsidies in WTO India responds to United States charges on export subsidies in WTO
- March 16, 2018

Seeking consultation under the aegis of the WTO is the first step of dispute settlement process. The US in its statement said that thousands of Indian companies are receiving benefits totalling over Dollars 7 billion annually under various export promotion programmes. (more...)
INX media case: SC to hear ED plea on Karti INX media case: SC to hear ED plea on Karti
- March 16, 2018

The court had sent him to Tihar Jail after the CBI, in whose custody he was quizzed for 12 days in a row after his arrest on February 28 from Chennai, said he was no longer required for further custodial interrogation. In his plea, he said that he apprehended an arrest by the ED. In its appeal the ED said the high court could not have given anticipatory bail to Karti under its jurisdiction as this will become a legal device for persons like diamond merchant Nirav Modi, who had fled the ... (more...)
Fate uncertain for Toys R Us stores in Central Pa. Fate uncertain for Toys R Us stores in Central Pa.
- March 16, 2018

Retail chain operator Toys "R" Us Inc. filed a motion seeking bankruptcy court approval to begin the process of winding down its business and liquidating its inventory at 735 USA stores Thursday, one day after announcing its plans to shutter all of its locations . (more...)
Can Suspected School Shooter Nikolas Cruz Dodge The Death Penalty? Can Suspected School Shooter Nikolas Cruz Dodge The Death Penalty?
- March 16, 2018

Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer entered the not guilty pleas on Cruz's behalf after he remained silent. Wilford's father never stopped staring at Cruz during the hearing. "Death by injection would be too easy in my eyes", Andrew Pollack, father of Meadow Pollack. Alleged Florida high school shooter Nikolas Cruz had a not-guilty plea entered in court on Wednesday ahead of his trial on 17 counts of first-degree murder and 17 counts of attempted murder. (more...)
Dylan Roof's Sister Arrested at School With Weapons Dylan Roof's Sister Arrested at School With Weapons
- March 16, 2018

Roof, 18, was found with marijuana, pepper spray, and a knife, at her school in SC, according to a local newspaper . She was charged with one count of marijuana possession and two counts of carrying a weapon on school grounds, according to the statement . (more...)
Deputy never entered building during school massacre
- March 16, 2018

At 2:23 Peterson arrives at the building where the shooting was taking place and takes a position outside. Judicial Watch's report also showed that Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel "was also eligible for $2000 in supplemental pay for completing a 20-hr training course". (more...)
Trump Sent Clear Message to Europe on Iran When Firing Tillerson Trump Sent Clear Message to Europe on Iran When Firing Tillerson
- March 16, 2018

Trump's twitter-termination of Tillerson makes Donny Derferments look weak as the White House scrambles to prepare him for a meeting with Kim Jong Un. The fact that Tillerson could not seem to grasp this or get on the same page as his commander in chief made his continued leadership of the State Department untenable. (more...)
7 more deaths from flu in CT 7 more deaths from flu in CT
- March 16, 2018

Pino. "The strains tend not to circulate at the same time". Multiple flu infections in the same person are rare but not unheard of. There has been more than 200 flu deaths in SC. The flu virus is most commonly passed to others in classrooms, shared living spaces and by close contact with people who show symptoms of the flu. The cold and flu also share some symptoms, such as headaches, potentially a sore throat, fatigue or weakness, and aches and pains. (more...)
Nigeria fails to move on Federation Internationale de Football Association new ranking Nigeria fails to move on Federation Internationale de Football Association new ranking
- March 16, 2018

Four of the top five African ranked teams have qualified for Russian Federation 2018 with Tunisia retaining their top spot, followed by Senegal, DR Congo, Morocco and Egypt. There were no changes in the top five. Nigeria will face Poland and Serbia this month, and wins for the Super Eagles in these two games could change their ranking in the next edition of the Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking. (more...)
Mom who married her biological daughter gets 2 years in prison Mom who married her biological daughter gets 2 years in prison
- March 16, 2018

Jody Spann Jr. listed his reason for seeking an annulment as "incest, ' revealing in court papers that he was 'married to his birth mother" Patricia. A woman and her daughter are facing incest charges after authorities learned the pair were legally married in Oklahoma this year, and that the mother had married her son a few years earlier. (more...)
FDA moves to cut nicotine levels in cigarettes to non-addictive levels FDA moves to cut nicotine levels in cigarettes to non-addictive levels
- March 15, 2018

In 2009, the agency won the right to limit - but not eliminate - nicotine in cigarettes with the passage of the Tobacco Control Act. Basically, it means the FDA is giving cigarette companies a heads-up that it plans to issue a rule in the near future slashing the legal levels of nicotine in a cigarette. (more...)
Fit Middle-Aged Women May Fend Off Dementia Later Fit Middle-Aged Women May Fend Off Dementia Later
- March 15, 2018

The researchers also found that the average age at dementia onset was 11 years older in the "high fitness" group than in the "medium fitness" group, and the most pronounced risk reduction was seen among those with the highest fitness: "High compared to medium fitness decreased the risk of dementia by 88%", the researchers wrote. (more...)
Americans Are Spending Much Higher Than Peer Nations on Healthcare Americans Are Spending Much Higher Than Peer Nations on Healthcare
- March 15, 2018

The authors write that an emphasis must be put on constraining drug prices and administrative costs if the United States desires to bring healthcare spending more in line with other countries, which not only spend less but have better health outcomes. (more...)
John Cena has officially called out The Undertaker for a Wrestlemania match John Cena has officially called out The Undertaker for a Wrestlemania match
- March 15, 2018

Kid Rock will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame's celebrity wing in April and many expect him to perform while Taker makes his way to the ring. Asuka's path to New Orleans has now been determined, with a match against Charlotte Flair . AJ Styles retained his WWE championship against John Cena , Dolph Ziggler, Sami Zayn , Baron Corbin and Kevin Owens in a six-pack challenge. (more...)
Police confirm 25 killed in central Nigeria attack Police confirm 25 killed in central Nigeria attack
- March 15, 2018

Two people were said to have been killed with houses and cars razed during the attack. Suspected herdsmen have killed 25 persons in another attack in Plateau State. Security agencies in the affected local government area have been mandated to enforce the curfew, while law abiding citizens are advised to go about their lawful business. (more...)
State confirms first 2018 case of measles in MI State confirms first 2018 case of measles in MI
- March 15, 2018

Symptoms include high fever, runny nose, cough, reddened light-sensitive eyes, and a red raised body rash. Individuals can be contagious for 10 to 12 days before exhibiting symptoms, the health department's statement said, which increases the potential of exposure. (more...)
Just 10000 new millennial railcards on offer: what you need to know Just 10000 new millennial railcards on offer: what you need to know
- March 15, 2018

The railcard launched today and is part of a year long trial before the government decides whether the discounts are rolled out nationally. This did not go down well with the people, who took to Twitter to voice their displeasure. A £12 minimum fare will also apply for journeys starting between 4.30am and 10am Monday to Friday, excluding advance fares. This is due to the exceptionally high volume of traffic on the 26-30 Railcard website. (more...)
Sudarsan Pattnaik pays sand art tribute to Stephen Hawking Sudarsan Pattnaik pays sand art tribute to Stephen Hawking
- March 15, 2018

Cumrun Vafa hosted Hawking twice in the 1990s - as well as just two years ago. Hawking was given only a few years to live when he was diagnosed in 1964, but defied the medical profession in typically stubborn fashion. But I have come across the greatest story about Dr. Hawking , one published by news.com.au about his two ex-wives, and I want to share the highlights. (more...)

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