Health


Rosie O'Donnell's daughter reportedly hospitalized after overdose Rosie O'Donnell's daughter reportedly hospitalized after overdose
- September 08, 2016

Just two weeks ago, Rosie shared a photo of she and her daughter Chelsea to Instagram with the caption, " Chelsea and me - what a difference a year makes #hopelives", which seemed to hint at a mended relationship between the pair. "I find her not genuine a lot of the time". Rosie later called Chelsea's hard-hitting interview "heartbreaking on every level". In the picture, a selfie, O'Donnell's 18-year-old was seen smiling brightly, despite their rocky history. (more...)
3 dead in train derailment south of Egypt's capital 3 dead in train derailment south of Egypt's capital
- September 08, 2016

Egypt's Interior Minister said last month that there is a need to address road accidents with "unconventional" solutions, and to combat traffic problems within a legal framework. Al-Ayyat was the scene of Egypt´s deadliest rail accident in 2002 when a cooking gas cylinder exploded on a train and led to a fire that killed 361 passengers. (more...)
US Senate blocks Zika funding for third time US Senate blocks Zika funding for third time
- September 08, 2016

The bill garnered 52 votes Tuesday, eight shy of the number it needed. Lawmakers have floated the idea of tacking Zika funding on to a must-pass continuing resolution in lieu of a standalone bill. What's clear is tensions are boiling. The WHO anticipates the Zika virus will likely spread to all but two countries in South, Central and North America. (more...)
Exercise may offset health risks of drinking Exercise may offset health risks of drinking
- September 08, 2016

Researchers used British population data between 1994 and 2006, comparing health outcomes with self-reported alcohol intake and exercise levels of more than 36,000 people. Everyone has their own personal hangover cure, from certain foods to just laying in bed all day, but a new study suggests that those who prefer to sweat out the alcohol with exercise the day after drinking may actually have the upper hand. (more...)
Report sets research priorities for Biden's cancer moonshot Report sets research priorities for Biden's cancer moonshot
- September 08, 2016

A final comprehensive report, which will help establish a cancer research agenda in the nation, is expected by the end of 2016. Compile patients' tumor profiling data and preregister them for clinical trials. Immunotherapy is showing stunning success in treating even some hard-to-treat cancers, but it only works in a minority of patients. The experts argue the proposed network would help solve some of the riddles now hindering their progress. (more...)
NBC News Commander-in-Chief Forum with Clinton and Trump
- September 08, 2016

The Republican presidential nominee focused on national security while on the campaign trail Tuesday, saying during a rally in Greenville , N.C., that he would commission generals on his first day in office to submit a plan within 30 days to defeat Islamic State terrorists. (more...)
Mitt Romney wants Gary Johnson on debate stage, but isn't endorsing him
- September 08, 2016

The former two-term New Mexico governor, a Republican businessman perhaps best known for his years-long push to legalize marijuana, has a sobering message for a “never-Trump” movement desperately seeking a viable alternative. Prior to this week, Johnson has advertised exclusively on radio, where he's spent an estimated $1.2 million in 25 states since clinching his party's nomination in late May. (more...)
Leprosy fear on campus puts parents on alert Leprosy fear on campus puts parents on alert
- September 08, 2016

The leprosy cases were diagnosed by a doctor. The report of the students' diagnoses had not been confirmed by the Riverside County Department of Public Health , the letter said. The medicines used and length of treatment is chosen by one or more physicians based on patient assessments and the status of the person's disease. (more...)
Ohio leader seeks applicants for medical marijuana panel Ohio leader seeks applicants for medical marijuana panel
- September 08, 2016

Several local communities including Hamilton, Colerain Township and Liberty Township have placed a temporary ban on medical marijuana to allow more time to review. They will not be prescriptions, as medical marijuana is not regulated by the FDA. Kasich's signature made OH the 25th state to legalize a comprehensive medical marijuana program. (more...)
Trump on Illegals: 'Going Out So Fast Your Head Would Spin' Trump on Illegals: 'Going Out So Fast Your Head Would Spin'
- September 08, 2016

He says workers in state like MI are just going to have to accept lower wages if they want manufacturing jobs back. Ventura was joined by Trump, who was at the time was considering running for president on the Reform Party ticket. Mrs. Obama's task will be to urge all voters, but especially young people, in hotly contested Virginia to support Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine in the November 8 election. (more...)
Cesarean delivery may increase obesity risk in children Cesarean delivery may increase obesity risk in children
- September 08, 2016

He is an associate professor in the departments of nutrition and epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston. They were followed from childhood to early adulthood. The results of the study were published on Wednesday in JAMA Pediatrics . Obesity in adulthood may be linked to birth delivery. The study also didn't show why C-sections might make obesity more likely, though the authors say it's possible babies delivered this way may not be exposed to good bacteria in ... (more...)
Three fresh cases of Lassa fever reported in Ondo Three fresh cases of Lassa fever reported in Ondo
- September 08, 2016

According to DSNO, a case was first identified in Eyin-Ogbe, Owo LGA and was confirmed at Irrua Specialist Hospital, Edo State. DSNO officials stated this when giving its reports to the Commissioner for Health, Dr. The commissioner of Health while addressing newsmen in Jos yesterday said 10 suspected cases of the disease were recorded so far in the state while two of the suspected persons have tested positive to the disease adding that one of them is a student of the University of Jos. (more...)
Congress returns with Ryan promising spending bill
- September 08, 2016

As they did before Congress left for the summer, Senate Democrats refused to pass Zika legislation that banned funding for Planned Parenthood , and Republicans refused to consider a bill that didn't cut off money for the women's health care provider. (more...)
Here's The Latest From CoLucid Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CLCD) Lasmiditan Clinical Study Here's The Latest From CoLucid Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CLCD) Lasmiditan Clinical Study
- September 08, 2016

CoLucid said that lasmiditan was well tolerated across all dose levels. The stock has earnings growth of -100.30% yoy and showed a EPS growth of N\A over the past five years. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal. (more...)
Records a Grind for Many Doctors
- September 08, 2016

While the goal of electronic health records is to improve the quality and efficiency of patient care, the findings suggest that in reality, EHRs are taking time away from physicians' interactions with patients and families, said study leader Dr. (more...)
Barcelona arrives in New York looking to expand US market
- September 08, 2016

On Wednesday evening, the Empire State Building will don the Barcelona colors in honor of the new offices. The day included an official inauguration ceremony, marked by a symbolic goal kicked by FCB legend Ronaldinho. The president also talked about the possibility of a fustal team in the states as well. He added: "Having our brand in the US helps also to learn a lot (about sports) here in the U.S". (more...)
Stock's Earning Overview: Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Stock's Earning Overview: Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)
- September 08, 2016

Longer-term we think the tail is better than expected... 3 Months Ago, the stock has been rated as "Buy" from 15 Analysts. Royal Bank Of Canada cut their target price on Gilead Sciences from $120.00 to $105.00 and set an outperform rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 26th. (more...)
When Suicidal Thoughts Enter A Mother's Mind When Suicidal Thoughts Enter A Mother's Mind
- September 08, 2016

Indigenous groups are most vulnerable, too: take Nunatsiavut in northern Labrador, for example - suicide rates there are 25 times higher than the national average and 10 times higher than the Nunavut average. "So if I know that the person asking me can handle asking the question, then I trust that they can handle me telling them the truth". At the Dayton Community Center, 170 Pike St., keynote speaker Kim Desroches will describe some of the region's many suicide prevention resources that can ... (more...)
16 new cases of Zika virus confirmed in Singapore
- September 08, 2016

According to health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, the 61-year-old man from Taman Public Jaya in Likas passed away at 5.30pm. Neighbouring Singapore has over the past week said it detected more than 240 Zika cases while Malaysia reported its first locally transmitted infection on Saturday. (more...)
'First Lady of the Conservative Movement' Phyllis Schlafly Dead at 92
- September 08, 2016

In that I was not alone. She was the author of a number of books as well as a column carried by 75 newspapers. "It's not ever an easy thing to have happen, but, like her, I have learned to read it and move on". It is credited for helping conservative Arizona Sen. Four years later, Lyndon B. Johnson's Civil Rights Act of 1964 would be enacted - with the crucial help of moderate Republican votes against Southern Democratic segregationist opponents. (more...)