Medicine


Mental health education should start early in school, says Sadag Mental health education should start early in school, says Sadag
- October 09, 2019

The Employee Benefits/Health Shield Healthcare research 2019 , which surveyed 202 HR decision makers and influencers, also found that, among those respondents whose organisations do not now offer mental health support benefits, the majority are either aiming to introduce them in the next 12 months (50%), or are in the process of designing a mental health support strategy (41%). (more...)
Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay man $8bn over breast growth Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay man $8bn over breast growth
- October 09, 2019

A sign is posted at the Johnson & Johnson campus on 26 August 2019 in Irvine, California. A Philadelphia jury has directed United States drug firm Johnson & Johnson to pay $8 billion to a man who claims to have developed breasts by using the drugs manufactured by the company, according to a report in Forbes. (more...)
Want to live longer? New study says dogs can help Want to live longer? New study says dogs can help
- October 09, 2019

Dog ownership reduced overall mortality from cardiovascular causes by 31%. "While these non-randomised studies can not "prove" that adopting or owning a dog directly leads to reduced mortality, these robust findings are certainly at least suggestive of this". (more...)
Kansas sees rise in syphilis cases, newborns with disease Kansas sees rise in syphilis cases, newborns with disease
- October 09, 2019

Alaska ranked about in the middle of states for primary, secondary and congenital syphilis, but the rate has approximately doubled over the 2013-2017 average. Public-health advocates say policymakers are essentially asleep at the wheel as STDs creep up slowly and claim more lives. STDs can lead to a number of serious health problems if left untreated, including infertility, ectopic pregnancy, pelvic inflammatory disease and vision loss. (more...)
Sanders plans to 'change the nature' of campaign after heart attack
- October 09, 2019

But his campaign's lack of transparency surrounding the episode has sparked a media backlash and reinvigorated worries about the trio of septuagenarians now leading the race for the Democratic nomination, among which the 78-year-old Sanders is the oldest. (more...)
United Kingdom launches first specialist clinic for game addiction
- October 09, 2019

The new service is part of the Centre for Internet and Gaming Disorders . The WHO defines Gaming Disorder as a "pattern of gaming behavior ("digital-gaming" or "video-gaming") characterized by impaired control over gaming, increasing priority given to gaming over other activities to the extent that gaming takes precedence over other interests and daily activities, and continuation or escalation of gaming despite the occurrence of negative consequences ". (more...)
Royal quartet to voice new TV mental health campaign in broadcasting first Royal quartet to voice new TV mental health campaign in broadcasting first
- October 09, 2019

The new measure, which has been endorsed by the Royal College of General Practitioners (RGCP), will equip people with the tools to help themselves with a personalised self-care plan as a way to feel in control and deal with these problems at the root. (more...)
Donald Trump Cheers on Minneapolis Police Union Selling ‘Cops for Trump’ T-Shirts Donald Trump Cheers on Minneapolis Police Union Selling ‘Cops for Trump’ T-Shirts
- October 08, 2019

Secret Service is exclusively responsible for coordinating security and that withholding the use of the arena would be viewed as a breach of contract and result in court action", the campaign said in a statement . The Campaign can not be in breach of an obligation it does not owe to AEG. The city examined the costs for other major recent events to determine the costs, including the Super Bowl in 2018, which was roughly $6 million, and $1.5 million for the Final Four men's college basketball ... (more...)
United States Maintains Measles Elimination Status Despite Record Year United States Maintains Measles Elimination Status Despite Record Year
- October 08, 2019

THE Department of Health has confirmed 17 measles cases in the Perth metropolitan area, narrowing the pool to those who flew into Perth from New Zealand. in 2000, meaning there was no continuous transmission for a year. The traveller was exposed to measles while visiting New Zealand, which has recorded more than 1600 cases this year. (more...)
The meaning behind Alesha Dixon's lovely baby name for newborn daughter The meaning behind Alesha Dixon's lovely baby name for newborn daughter
- October 08, 2019

She said: "Anaya Safiya born 20.08.19 7 weeks ago this little angel came into our lives!" Alesha and her partner Azuka Ononye also revealed the name of their little on, Anaya Safiya. 'Azura is awesome, she's doing really well and kisses me every day and making sure everything's okay. 'I'm definitely a more sensible human being since becoming a mother. (more...)
Climate change activists block traffic in Canada's main cities Climate change activists block traffic in Canada's main cities
- October 08, 2019

One protester waving a green flag climbed on top of the bull. Protests are expected to spread across dozens of cities, including Delhi and NY, in the days and weeks ahead as activists call for urgent action on global climate and wildlife emergencies. (more...)
Climate change protestors shut down Burrard Street Bridge Climate change protestors shut down Burrard Street Bridge
- October 08, 2019

It is part of an " international rebellion " around the world, with action taking place in cities including Berlin , Madrid , Amsterdam and NY. Extinction Rebellion says the protests could be as much as five times bigger than those held in April, which brought major disruption to London and saw more than 1,100 arrests . (more...)
Authorities warn hunters to look out for 'zombie deer ' Authorities warn hunters to look out for 'zombie deer '
- October 07, 2019

The disease causes abnormal behavior in deer, including lethargy and a loss of fear of humans, the AP reports. The disease, which affects deer, elk, reindeer, sika deer and moose, causes the animals to dramatically lose weight and walk in repetitive patterns. (more...)
Mark Zuckerberg Discusses Elizabeth Warren and TikTok in Facebook Staff Meeting Mark Zuckerberg Discusses Elizabeth Warren and TikTok in Facebook Staff Meeting
- October 07, 2019

In the audio, Zuckerberg rants that if Warren tried to disband his company, Facebook will put up a fight. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a statement in July about the challenges facing the company, according to a voice recording by The Verge . (more...)
U.S. FDA approves Gilead's HIV prevention treatment U.S. FDA approves Gilead's HIV prevention treatment
- October 07, 2019

In a statement, the FDA said that Descovy's efficacy in preventing HIV transmission was similar to Truvada (emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate), which became the first drug approved in the U.S. Information about Gilead's support programs is available on the Gilead Advancing Access website at www.gileadadvancingaccess.com . "This approval provides more prevention options for certain patients at-risk for acquiring HIV and helps further efforts by the FDA and the U.S. (more...)
Trump to block immigrants unable to pay for healthcare Trump to block immigrants unable to pay for healthcare
- October 07, 2019

To obtain an immigration visa, foreigners must prove they will be covered by "approved health insurance", such as a family or employment-based policy, within 30 days of entering the United States, unless they are affluent enough to cover their "reasonably foreseeable medical costs". (more...)
Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Louisiana Abortion Case Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Louisiana Abortion Case
- October 05, 2019

The Louisiana law , which has been on hold pending appeal, says doctors must have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of the facility where the abortion is performed. "In her concurring opinion, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote that "Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers laws" like the Texas law that, quoting a previous abortion case, "'do little or nothing for health, but rather strew impediments to abortion'. (more...)
Linked lung injury kills 18, sickens 1 000 in US Linked lung injury kills 18, sickens 1 000 in US
- October 05, 2019

Anne Schuchat said during a briefing with reporters. "We are anxious that there's plenty of risky products still out there". As of Tuesday, 1,080 cases of lung injury associated with the use of e-cigarettes or vaping have been reported to the CDC, Schuchat said. (more...)
Delays in production, distribution could impact Canadians looking to get flu shot Delays in production, distribution could impact Canadians looking to get flu shot
- October 05, 2019

These people are more likely to have complications or require hospitalization if they contract the flu . According to a report that aired last year on ABC's "Good Morning America", one of the earliest deaths from flu-related illness was a 29-year old attorney from Fayetteville, N.C. (more...)
THE FRONTRUNNER: Elizabeth Warren 'BLOWS PAST' Joe Biden in 3rd Quarter Fundraising THE FRONTRUNNER: Elizabeth Warren 'BLOWS PAST' Joe Biden in 3rd Quarter Fundraising
- October 05, 2019

Sanders entered the race having already established an enormous network of donors during his 2016 presidential campaign, and he raised slightly less in the third quarter of 2019 than he did during the same time period in 2015. Warren has argued that by shunning gigantic-dollar fundraisers and colossal donations, she has had time beyond regulation for issues admire staying hours after rallies to remove "selfies" with thousands of attendees. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 next »