Health Care

A Sushi Lover Pulled a 5-Foot Tapeworm Out of His Body

A Sushi Lover Pulled a 5-Foot Tapeworm Out of His Body Bahn recalled how the patient said he felt the worm " wiggling out " and felt like "his guts were coming out" as he sat on the toilet. Dr. Kenny Bahn said he treated the man when he came into the ER with bloody diarrhea, and was at first skeptical that the man actually had a tapeworm. [Full Article...]

EC recommends disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs to President

EC recommends disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs to President Egged on by Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken, the central leadership has so far kept the AAP out of any formal Opposition grouping and resisted attempts by TMC chief Mamata Banerjee, CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury and Yadav to bring Kejriwal on a joint Opposition platform. [Full Article...]

US Marshal Killed, Multiple Officers Injured After PA Shooting

US Marshal Killed, Multiple Officers Injured After PA Shooting He did not specify if the U.S. Marshal who was killed was included in the count. A United States marshal has been shot dead and two other officers are injured after a gunman opened fire as the cops served an arrest warrant in Pennsylvania. [Full Article...]

SC crisis: CJI Dipak Misra met the 4 dissenting judges, say sources

SC crisis: CJI Dipak Misra met the 4 dissenting judges, say sources In a Twitter post, Surjewala said: "Sad & deplorable! BJP Govt should help resolution then muddle & polarize". It would appear that the four judges have concerns that are indeed grave and do indeed begin to swing the needle of the compass in the direction of Mr Modi. [Full Article...]

Health Department Calls Increase in Flu in Connecticut 'Alarming'

Health Department Calls Increase in Flu in Connecticut 'Alarming' Hardy said the staff is asking anyone with flu symptoms to not visit the hospital "for the safety of our patients". While the Centers for Disease Control is calling this year's flu season an epidemic, doctors with the CDC said every flu season is normally an epidemic. [Full Article...]

Secretary for Northern Ireland James Brokenshire resigns

Secretary for Northern Ireland James Brokenshire resigns I recognise, however, that as a result of my forthcoming surgery I will not be able to give the effort, energy and complete focus needed at this important time if we are to secure the positive outcomes both you and I are committed to achieving. [Full Article...]

Bon Jovi wrapping up tour in DC

Bon Jovi wrapping up tour in DC Luckily, those fans, and fans all across the USA will get another chance to see the "It's My Life" singers live really soon. To coincide with the new tour, the group will reissue " This House Is Not for Sale " with two new songs. American Express cardholders can purchase tickets 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16 through 10 p.m. Thursday. The band has had several no. 1 hits over the years including " Livi... [Full Article...]

What Are The Side Effects Of Flu Shot 2017/2018?

What Are The Side Effects Of Flu Shot 2017/2018? Eat healthy and avoid large amounts of sugar: As I stated in previous articles, sugar can decrease your body's natural defenses and leave you more susceptible to infection . The strain is included in this year's flu vaccine . She said that manufacturers hadn't stocked up in time . "We know we're getting somewhere within the peak, but we don't know how much longer it will last". [Full Article...]

HP recalls 50000 faulty laptop batteries; offers replacement

HP recalls 50000 faulty laptop batteries; offers replacement And, as an additional safety measure, HP has instructed customers who determine that their battery should be replaced to use the BIOS update enabled by the company to set the battery to " battery safe mode ", a mechanism created to discharge the defective battery and prevent continued use. [Full Article...]

Ohio Department of Health reports second pediatric death in the state

Ohio Department of Health reports second pediatric death in the state The numbers of patients with the flu have increased in the county over the last month. Byrne says wash your hands to keep from catching the flu. Local ER departments and outpatient clinics are also seeing very high volumes of patients, health officials said. [Full Article...]

Study Links Ibuprofen to Male Infertility

Study Links Ibuprofen to Male Infertility Those in the ibuprofen group were given two doses of ibuprofen a day. Epidemiological studies have shown that NSAID exposure was associated with reduced testosterone and congenital malformations; another study showed a drop in a testosterone metabolite among men who were taking ibuprofen regularly. [Full Article...]

States Won't Back Down From Sessions On Marijuana

States Won't Back Down From Sessions On Marijuana The U.S. attorney for Colorado took office in August 2016 after former President Barack Obama's appointee stepped down. Chris Lindsey, senior legislative counsel with the Marijuana Policy Project , said prosecutors previously had discretion. [Full Article...]

Steelers To Play Jaguars In AFC Divisional Game

Steelers To Play Jaguars In AFC Divisional Game Brees, who completed 23 of 32 passes, threw first-half touchdown passes of 80 yards to Ted Ginn Jr. and 9 yards to Josh Hill. Fullback Zach line and running back Alvin Kamara each ran for short touchdowns, the latter set up by Michael Thomas 46-yard reception. [Full Article...]

Knox County Health Department offers free flu vaccinations

Knox County Health Department offers free flu vaccinations According to ODH, the start of this year's flu season in OH appears to be similar to the start of the 2014-2015 fly season when there were 50 more hospitalizations on the last week of the year. Department of Health spokesman Bill Christian told media that two deaths were recorded in East Tennessee and one was recorded in Middle Tennessee. "The nasal spray vaccine previous year reduced children's... [Full Article...]

Feared Aussie strain took hold over Christmas, leading to more hospital overcrowding

Feared Aussie strain took hold over Christmas, leading to more hospital overcrowding Don Lawrenchuk. The graph below shows the number of visits for influenza-like illness (not confirmed cases) for the last few years. "So, that's a bit of concern", she says. Both countries are now recovering from their worst outbreaks on record, and it became likely that the virus would make it our way, becoming the worst flu season on record. [Full Article...]

Scientists urge action to save chocolate from climate change

Scientists urge action to save chocolate from climate change As the mercury rises and squeezes more water out of soil and plants, scientists believe it is unlikely that rainfall will increase enough to offset the moisture loss. It's all thanks to a new technology called CRISPR , which allows for tiny, precise tweaks to DNA that were never possible before. The team are also trying to tweak the DNA of cassava to make it produce less unsafe toxins in hott... [Full Article...]

Fog delays flights, trains in Delhi

Fog delays flights, trains in Delhi According to an airport official, flights were stopped from taking off between 6 and 10 a.m., while landing on nearly all flights was delayed. Visibility improved to 2,000 metres later in the day and operations were restored to normal. 15 have been cancelled, the Northern Railways said. In fact, this dense fog envelope would be responsible for a drop in the maximum temperatures over Delhi-NCR. [Full Article...]

Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife and mother in Pakistan

Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife and mother in Pakistan Sachin Kale, Kulbhushan's friend, told CNN-News18 that there was global pressure on Pakistan and that they were forced to organise this meet. Jadhav, who seen in a blue-coloured suit while meeting his family, was wearing a sweater in the clip raising several questions. [Full Article...]

Flu Cases on Rise In State, County

Flu Cases on Rise In State, County Thus far, there have been a total of six deaths and 262 hospitalizations associated with the flu since the start of the 2017-18 season. There is no charge for employees and volunteers to get the shots, say MCMC officials. When exactly is flu season, anyway? Still, some people feel bad after a flu shot. The vaccine protects the child and also helps protect others too by reducing the spread of f... [Full Article...]

Officials investigate Brooklyn blaze that killed mother, 3 children

Officials investigate Brooklyn blaze that killed mother, 3 children The 40-year-old mother, Aliza Azam, and her two sons, aged 11 and 7, and a daughter, 3, did not escape. The fire broke out just before 2:30 a.m. on East 14th Street in Sheepshead Bay. The children's father and two teenagers were hospitalized in critical condition. "There were huge flares shooting out the front of the house", he said. [Full Article...]


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