Hundreds of Salmonella cases linked to backyard chickens — CDC

28 Jul, 2018

They should wash their hands before and after preparing and eating food, touching animals, and changing diapers. The CDC reports six different strains of salmonella bacteria have been found in 44 states , including Florida and Georgia.

Family of Toronto shooter condemns his 'horrific actions'

27 Jul, 2018

Since the shooting, Demircan said he attended the vigil at the scene on Wednesday night, and plans to do more. Hussain's family issued a statement saying their son had a long history of psychosis and depression and had not responded to numerous treatment approaches, including therapy and medication.

Health data of 1.5 million Singaporeans, PM hacked

25 Jul, 2018

The personal data taken from the 1.5 million patients included their names, NRIC numbers, address, gender, race and date of birth, according to the release which also said that the hackers did not amend or delete the records. A police investigation is continuing. SingHealth has temporarily banned staff from accessing the internet on all 28,000 of its work computers, according to the Straits Times .

He Ate a Bad Oyster, Died 2 Days Later

21 Jul, 2018

The Florida Department of Health has not released the man's identity or the restaurant where he ate, but CBS Miami reported the man died two days after eating the oysters, after contracting a Vibrio vulnificus infection. When hit by a flesh-eating bacteria in human blood, the risk of death reaches 50 %. Of the 80,000 illnesses caused by vibriosis each year, about 52,000 of them were a result of eating contaminated food, according to the CDC .

National Hot Dog Day 2018: Where To Get The Hook Up

19 Jul, 2018

Love's customers who aren't hot dog fans can redeem the coupon for roller grill items like Tornados, egg rolls, Roller Bites, and possibly limited release items like the Ghost Pepper Cheeseburger Sausage, and Chorizo con Queso Sausage. for their loyalty members. Casey's Corner, the quick service eatery on Main Street the Magic Kingdom, is debuting a two-foot-long hot dog tomorrow.

Maryland insurers say Trump Administration to cut health payments destabilizes market

14 Jul, 2018

The group further added that it was worrying to see that the decision was made during a time when they were reviewing the premiums for the year 2019. Also last month, the Trump administration announced it was releasing rules making it easier for small businesses and self-employed individuals to buy insurance plans that do not comply with Obamacare's regulations.

CDC Says ‘Do Not Eat This Cereal’ After Linking Honey Smacks, Salmonella

14 Jul, 2018

The FDA said on Thursday it would follow up with retailers to prevent the sale of the product. Right now there are no other Kellogg products impacted by the recall. "Do not eat this cereal", the agency said. Florida has two people sick. The CDC says that regardless of expiration date, the cereal should be thrown away or returned to a retailer for a refund.

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $4.7b for cancer causing baby powder

14 Jul, 2018

The company faces around 9,000 of these cases. Testing confirmed that the mineral talc in their Baby Powder and Shower to Shower products contained asbestos, and the same particles were discovered in numerous womens' ovarian tissues. Most of the 22 plaintiffs were not Missouri residents, and he said they should not have been allowed to sue New Jersey-based Johnson & Johnson in St.

George W. Bush Praises Nomination of Kavanaugh for Supreme Court: ‘Outstanding Decision’

11 Jul, 2018

Vance - the conservative author of the bestseller Hillbilly Elegy and a student of Kavanaugh's at Yale Law School - wrote in the Wall Street Journal . "Thrilled tonight with @realdonaldtrump 's pick for the United States Supreme Court", Rogers posted on Twitter . "I am pleased to say that I have found, without doubt, such a person".

Democrats vow to fight against President Trump’s pick for Supreme Court

11 Jul, 2018

During that time, he developed broad views on executive power . "A judge must interpret the Constitution as written". It is also his second nomination since becoming president. "And you were so kind to recognize Mrs. Scalia, remember the justice, and mention me". At the top of that list is abortion. " Trump has said that overturning Roe v.

Sen Claims Dems Would Block George Washington for Supreme Court

10 Jul, 2018

The Times says Trump has recently been asking associates about Hardiman, and has also been talking about Barrett and Kavanaugh . Casey said he opposes the process by which Trump is picking his judges, which he described as choosing from a list of 25 nominees prepared by conservative organizations such as the Heritage Foundation and the Federalist Society.

Rescue mission under way to free boys inside Thai cave

09 Jul, 2018

Mission chief Narongsak Osatanakorn, the former governor of Chiang Rai province, said restarting the mission went faster than they had expected. The rescue mission has faced a ideal storm of obstacles since it began, including monsoonal rains, a lack of oxygen in the cave and the fact that numerous boys trapped inside don't know how to swim let alone dive.

Defending champ Joey Chestnut sets record with 74 hot dogs

07 Jul, 2018

This is Chestnut's 11th win. Chestnut took home the Mustard Belt after downing 74 franks and buns in 10 minutes - two more than he did a year ago. Hot dogs aren't the only food the professional eater is known for eating in massive quantities. Brooklyn district attorney Eric Gonzalez certified the final tally and Joey Chestnut's record of 74 hot dogs.

Coli Outbreak Linked to Contaminated Canal Water

02 Jul, 2018

AP wire services helped contribute to this report . Single deaths were reported from Arkansas, California and NY, and two people died in Minnesota. Experts aren't sure, but contaminated canal water is a strong culprit . An Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is "largely contained", the World Health Organization says. A new cluster was reported the next day.

Province reminds residents to protect against West Nile virus

02 Jul, 2018

The mosquitoes that carried the West Nile virus were trapped in midtown just east of the city's Fairgrounds. West Nile virus was detected in the first Oakland County mosquito pools in 2018, health division officials said. State health officials are urging IN residents to take steps to protect themselves from mosquito bites as the state begins to see West Nile virus activity IN mosquitoes.

DOJ charges 601 people for alleged health care fraud

01 Jul, 2018

Already, Sessions said , enforcement has resulted in lower billing levels in some government health programs, with billings for Medicare Part A and Part B - which cover inpatient care and many physician-prescribed drugs, respectively - dropping by 20 percent in districts with fraud strike forces.

Mom Reminds Us It's Super Dangerous To Go Down Slides With Kids

29 Jun, 2018

Every now and then a warning does the rounds about one of the most common playground injuries in young children. But when she did the same with her daughter Meadow, the little girl's foot got stuck between her mother and the side of the slide.

Tyler clinic offered free testing for National HIV Testing Day

28 Jun, 2018

It shows that they are providing attention to HIV". "It's important that people know their status". That knowledge allows you to make decisions and take actions that give you control over your health. "People between the ages of 20 and 29 received more than a third of those diagnoses". HIV Prevention Intern Maggie Kline says at the end of 2017, Tippecanoe County had about 190 people living with HIV.

For eighth consecutive year, Penn State Children's Hospital ranks among best

28 Jun, 2018

News & World Report. "We are proud of the specialized expertise of our pediatric care teams and their dedication to the children of Iowa and beyond", says Amy O'Deen, interim executive director, UI Stead Family Children's Hospital. To date, more than Eighteen thousand babies have been delivered at the Maynard Children's Hospital in the last five years , with many babies needing neonatal intensive care .

General Electric to spin off its healthcare business

28 Jun, 2018

This leaves the original Dow component with only its renewable energy , jet engines and renewable energy as it leaves the industrial index on Tuesday to be replaced by Walgreens Boots Alliance . The timing of the announced transactions will be determined at a later date, but are expected to be completed over the next 12 to 18 months, according to the company.

Amazon agrees to buy PillPack, an online pharmacy

28 Jun, 2018

The move comes amid speculation that Amazon was planning to get into the pharmacy or drug-distribution business. The news sent the shares of drugstore giants CVS Health ( cvs ), Walgreens Boots Alliance (wba), and Rite Aid (rad) plunging between 8% and 10%.

Get a free HIV test on Wednesday at Walgreens in Ypsilanti

28 Jun, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends anyone between the ages of 13 and 64 gets tested for HIV at least once as part of their routine health care. Local and provincial health authorities across Canada are also collaborating to deliver the project, stating it addresses an unmet need in the current Canadian healthcare system.

Flight attendants get more uterine, thyroid and other cancers, study finds

27 Jun, 2018

Dr Irina Mordukhovich, one of the report's authors, said: "Consistent with previous studies, we report a higher lifetime prevalence of breast, melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers among flight crew relative to the general population". And yet, for the attendants themselves, the job is particularly unsafe when considering the cancer risks. "Non-melanoma skin cancer among women increased with more years on the job, suggesting a work-related association", McNeely said by email.

Flight attendants may have increased risk for certain cancers

27 Jun, 2018

Even when flight attendants reported having stereotypically good health , diet, and exercise regimens, the likelihood that they would be stricken with certain cancers was still higher than the other survey respondents. Air crews have the largest average annual effective dose of all radiation-exposed workers in the USA, according to 2009 findings by the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements .

FDA Approves First Drug From Marijuana Plant

27 Jun, 2018

But Garris highlighted that numerous side effects occur when it is taken with other medications, which she said is a concern because most patients are on other medications. Most CBD producers sidestep the issue by making only broad claims about general health and well-being. The FDA seal is nonetheless seen to be a boon for the broader industry.

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