Health Care

by | December 09, 2018 | 16:41

Heather Holland, a 38-year-old teacher and mother from North Texas, died of the flu in February. The best way to prevent the flu is to get the flu vaccine. Babies too young to be vaccinated. To avoid getting sick, the department suggested, get a flu vaccine, wash hands often, cough or sneeze into tissues, clean shared surfaces, and avoid people who are sick with the flu.

by | December 05, 2018 | 04:15

Visitors pay their respects to late former U.S. President George H.W. Bush lying in state in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda, in Washington D.C., the United States, on December 4, 2018 . At the services held at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda, the golden retriever named Sully , after pilot Sully Sullenberger , stood by his former owner's casket for one last time.

by | December 03, 2018 | 05:50

He gave a partial apology in front of a packed auditorium at the Second International Summit on Human Genome Editing in Hong Kong , although the contrition seemed to be more for the information about the births coming out before his research had been vetted by the scientific community, rather than for having carried it out.

by | November 30, 2018 | 01:25

A Chinese scientist who claims to have created the world's first genetically edited babies has defended his work. " I must apologize, this result was leaked unexpectedly ", He Jiankui told a Hong Kong medical conference on Wednesday, as cited by AFP .

by | November 29, 2018 | 01:00

CRISPR-Cas9 is a tool for making precise edits in DNA , discovered in bacteria. "For example, he might have made a mutation in a place he didn't intend to make a mutation". On Tuesday afternoon, in the clearest sign yet that the Chinese government viewed Dr He's project as illegal, Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Xu Nanping said in a press briefing that China had outlawed the use of gene editing for fertility purposes in 2003.

by | November 14, 2018 | 09:46

Chair of the Choosing Wisely advisory group, Dr Derek Sherwood, says a future without antibiotics is nearly incomprehensible - but it could become a reality. In 49 countries, the Access category represents more than 50% of antibiotic consumption. Since 2016, World Health Organization has helped 57 low- and middle-income countries collect data to create a standardized system for tracking antibiotic use.

by | November 05, 2018 | 06:39

Open enrollment ends December 15 for coverage starting January 1. Under the new guidelines consumers with pre-existing conditions will still be able to receive coverage, while states will have the opportunity to offer some consumers short-term plans.

by | October 27, 2018 | 06:43

The Breast Cancer Landscape in India , a white paper by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), which aims to provide insights regarding status and challenges in breast cancer care will be released Thursday by Minister of State for Health Anupriya Patel.

by | October 19, 2018 | 20:55

There is no specific treatment for the disorder, and long-term outcomes are unknown. "AFM is a rare , but serious condition that affects the nervous system ". "Past year 49 people in Louisville died from the flu - so get your children (6 months and older) and yourself immunized against the flu". "As a parent myself, I understand what it is like to be scared for your child".

by | October 12, 2018 | 11:27

The report also suggested there is little difference reported in mental health services and support between countries of low and middle average incomes and those of high incomes. "Employers must show that they are serious about supporting employees with mental health and stress-related issues". "Foolish Optimism" follows three young people with mental health problems, living across Scotland, and its premier coincided with World Mental Health Day on Wednesday.

by | October 10, 2018 | 16:25

Celeste Philip. "Every person who can, should get their vaccine before Halloween to protect themselves and those they love from the flu". It is holding four flu vaccine clinics this month at Sanford Southpointe Clinic on 32nd Avenue and 24th Street.

by | October 10, 2018 | 14:43

The emergence of a crowded field in a Senate race two years away, including former President Barack Obama's national security adviser Susan Rice, emphasizes the powerful political moment triggered by the debate over Kavanaugh's confirmation.

by | October 05, 2018 | 17:35

Kevin Stewart MSP took the lead in the Scottish Parliament last week where he donned a pink wig, pink sunglasses, and pink sequinned blazer, all borrowed from Breast Cancer Now, to support the #WearItPink campaign. Physical activity has also been associated with reduced breast cancer risk in both premenopausal and postmenopausal women. "Twenty-four years ago, nobody talked about what you went through with chemo or breast cancer ", she said.

by | October 01, 2018 | 19:58

Kanazawa University's Masamichi Muramatsu , who worked in Honjo's lab for 12 years, was similarly pleased to hear the news. "The discovery of Jim Allison led to the first drug that routinely caused patients with a metastatic disease - melanoma - - to go into complete remission", he said .

by | September 28, 2018 | 18:28

Flake looked away as the woman began to cry, prompting her to yell, "Look at me when I'm talking to you!" Mitchell will join in and ask questions of Kavanaugh as well. Manchin was among a handful of Democrats from red and purple states that Kavanaugh supporters were targeting as possible votes. "And I believe many Americans across the country believe you", Democratic Sen.