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WWE Hall Of Famer Wants To Join All Elite Wrestling
- January 12, 2019

While Jericho had been in talks with WWE, AEW was able to offer him a better deal. In addition, during this interview Jericho also talked about talent from other promotions keeping an eye on what's going on and may have let something slip. (more...)
Study Finds Link Between High Waist-To-Hip Ratio And Smaller Brains Study Finds Link Between High Waist-To-Hip Ratio And Smaller Brains
- January 12, 2019

Hamer notes that he recently published data showing how physical activity may increase grey matter, suggesting that exercise may be a way to counteract some of the negative influences obesity might have on the body and brain. However, those with both a high BMI and high waist-to-hip ratio had an even lower grey brain matter volume than participants who did not have a high waist-to-hip ratio. (more...)
Bizarre Ear Condition Makes Woman Unable to Hear Men's Voices Bizarre Ear Condition Makes Woman Unable to Hear Men's Voices
- January 11, 2019

And while that might seem enviable to some, the hearing loss could carry serious medical repercussions. The woman from Xiamen, on China's east coast, knew something was wrong when she woke up and couldn't hear her boyfriend's voice, MailOnline reported citing AsiaWire. (more...)
Rich people are lowering cancer death rates in the US Rich people are lowering cancer death rates in the US
- January 11, 2019

The report has some mixed news about prostate cancer , the second leading cause of cancer death in men. Cancer is still present and specialists predict 1.7 million new cases in 2019 and 600,000 deaths from these diseases. in 2019. But although the racial gap in cancer deaths is slowly narrowing, socioeconomic disparities are growing, she said. "I would say that this is the best data out there for the oncology community and those concerned with healthcare in America", said Theodorescu, who ... (more...)
Chocolates And Caramels Recalled Due To Possible Hepatitis Contamination Chocolates And Caramels Recalled Due To Possible Hepatitis Contamination
- January 11, 2019

Consumers are asked to dispose of any of these candies purchased after November 14, 2018. Bauer's sweets released a statement on their website regarding the FDA alert, explaining that a worker in their facility tested positive for hepatitis A. (more...)
How Will Gov. Newsom's Sweeping Health Plans Impact Californians? How Will Gov. Newsom's Sweeping Health Plans Impact Californians?
- January 11, 2019

Trump has blamed California for its wildfires, saying the state hadn't done enough to clean up its forests - ignoring the fact that about 60 percent of California's forests are on federal lands. No sooner had he declared "we will never waver in our pursuit of guaranteed healthcare for all Californians", Newsom signed an executive order that would make California the first state in the nation to cover illegal aliens until they turn 26. (more...)
Apple's Tim Cook got big pay bump in 2018: filing Apple's Tim Cook got big pay bump in 2018: filing
- January 11, 2019

Cook could also be referencing Apple's rumoured monthly news subscription service , which could look a lot like Apple's streaming-music service, Apple Music. "The services are on a tear". He views Qualcomm's actions regarding patents and licensing as illegal. Tim Cook has also praised the 2018 iPhone lineup, reiterating that the iPhone XR is rather successful, being the most popular model every day since its launch. (more...)
Meghan's brother sends wedding invitation to her and Prince Harry Meghan's brother sends wedding invitation to her and Prince Harry
- January 11, 2019

Reports of a royal rift between the so-called "fab four" began at the end of 2018 with claims Markle had made Middleton cry during a dress fitting for Princess Charlotte ahead of her May 19 wedding with Prince Harry . During a December appearance on Good Morning Britain , Thomas said he's been "ghosted" by his daughter . Double check. And now, the Duchess of Sussex has gifted us with other head-turning news. (more...)
Woman in vegetative state who gave birth was 'raped several times' Woman in vegetative state who gave birth was 'raped several times'
- January 11, 2019

Hacienda officials have called the situation "a deeply disturbing incident" and said they are cooperating with law enforcement and state agencies. On Monday, a person spoke to ABC 15 , claiming to be the former caregiver of a woman who gave birth at an Arizona nursing home late last month. (more...)
Apple slashes iPhone production Apple slashes iPhone production
- January 11, 2019

The request was made before Apple cut its forecast last week, Nikkei said. "We believe the economic environment in China has been further impacted by rising trade tensions with the United States". Apple did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment. Apple's iPhone suppliers include Taiwanese assemblers Hon Hai Precision Industry (Foxconn) and Pegatron. (more...)
NYC Mayor Announces Health Care Coverage For All New York City Residents NYC Mayor Announces Health Care Coverage For All New York City Residents
- January 10, 2019

And in New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday that the city will guarantee healthcare for all New Yorkers. De Blasio, announcing the NYC Care initiative at Lincoln Hospital, said about 600,000 New Yorkers do not have any health care coverage at all. (more...)
Flu death toll rises to six as virus 'now circulating more intensely' Flu death toll rises to six as virus 'now circulating more intensely'
- January 10, 2019

Typically, the Atlantic province begins seeing a surge of flu in late December, following the close-quarters socializing of the Christmas holidays when the virus finds lots of hosts to infect. Data suggests that more people got vaccinated earlier this year than they did last year, perhaps motivated by memories of the prior season. Flu shots are $20 for everyone age 2 and older. (more...)
First pediatric flu death reported to NJ Department of Health
- January 10, 2019

Last flu season in Riverside County, the deaths of 23 people aged 64 or younger were linked with the flu, according to the release. Peak flu season is starting now, and doctors say to get ready for a potentially extended season. While last season's vaccine turned out to be a poor match for the circulating strains - especially for the prevailing H3N2 type - the 2018-2019 flu shot is expected to be far more effective in preventing the infectious disease. (more...)
Chris Jericho and PAC Confirm Involvement in All Elite Wrestling Chris Jericho and PAC Confirm Involvement in All Elite Wrestling
- January 10, 2019

Cody Rhodes commented on the rally via Wrestling Inc after it was all said and done, and he noted that they held some things back because they wanted Jericho's arrival to be the big moment of the rally. "What I can say is more information on that will definitely be forthcoming sooner than later". Included in the deal could be a reappraised collaboration with New Japan Pro Wrestling despite Omega's own (potentially kayfabe) remarks to Tokyo Sports that he was leaving the organisation. (more...)
New Jersey Health Department Confirms First Pediatric Flu Death Of Season
- January 09, 2019

Nationally, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine each season. The high prevalence of A ( H1N1 ) pdm09 strain-currently 81.4% of all positive specimen tests-is a deviation from last year's flu season, when the H3N2 mutation strain was prevalent in about 90% of all flu cases reported through mid-January 2018. (more...)
Flu Activity Widespread Across United States, CDC Says
- January 09, 2019

Daniel Jernigan. In contrast, H1N1 tends to target children and younger adults more than seniors - and flu-trackers like Skowronski say this season is no exception. "While most people will get better themselves from flu, anyone who is concerned about their condition should telephone their GP or an out of hours medical service so they can arrange to be treated in a way that does not put others at risk", he explained. (more...)
De Blasio touts $100M plan to provide healthcare for all NYC residents De Blasio touts $100M plan to provide healthcare for all NYC residents
- January 09, 2019

And now de Blasio plans to further embrace illegal immigrants by providing them with free health care on the taxpayers' dime. Proponents of a nationwide Medicare for All system were quick to applaud de Blasio's plan as a major victory for health justice and a significant step toward the establishment of a statewide single-payer system in NY. (more...)
Facility's CEO resigns after vegetative patient gives birth Facility's CEO resigns after vegetative patient gives birth
- January 08, 2019

A woman whose 22-year-old daughter is a patient at the facility said she refuses to leave her side until the investigation is conclusive. The outlet also reported that the patient has been in a vegetative state for at least a decade after almost drowning. (more...)
United Kingdom drinks industry welcomes NHS 'alcohol care teams' United Kingdom drinks industry welcomes NHS 'alcohol care teams'
- January 08, 2019

Mr Speaker, the Long Term Plan focuses on the most common causes of mortality, including cancer, heart disease, stroke and lung disease. Chief Executive of th eHealth Foundation think-tank, Jennifer Dixon, has also prediction it will be "extremely tough" to fulfil pledges outlined due to the scale of staffing shortages, rising pressure, and cuts to other parts of the wider healthcare system. (more...)
Living under social media glare can depress teens, especially girls Living under social media glare can depress teens, especially girls
- January 07, 2019

When it comes to body image and self-esteem, more girls were affected but the researchers noted that the gap was not as significant. There are countless studies linking teens' social media use with depression , but that has advocates wondering if technology might actually be the best way to reach those suffering. (more...)