Health Care

Broncos awarded valuable compensatory pick

Broncos awarded valuable compensatory pick Green Bay will have picks in the fourth (No. 133), the fifth (No. 172,174), and sixth (No. 207) rounds of the draft. Dallas' and Green Bay's four selections each are equal to the 69th overall pick, which is in the third round. However, due to trades the Steelers do not have a fourth-round pick or a sixth-round pick. The year prior, safeties Justin Simmons (No. 98) and Will Parks (No. [Full Article...]

'Go watch Black Panther': Dortmund's Batshuayi accuses Atalanta fans of racist abuse

'Go watch Black Panther': Dortmund's Batshuayi accuses Atalanta fans of racist abuse Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi has reported that he suffered racist abuse during Borussia Dortmund's Europa League clash against Serie A side Atalanta. Batshuayi, who has had his opportunities limited due to the stiff competition at Chelsea, has hit the ground running at Dortmund since his loan move in January. [Full Article...]

Man dies in grenade attack on U.S. embassy in Montenegro

Man dies in grenade attack on U.S. embassy in Montenegro Police in Montenegro have launched an investigation into the motives behind a possible suicide attack on the United States embassy in Podgorica , the Montenegrin capital. It joined North Atlantic Treaty Organisation past year despite strong opposition from its traditional Slavic ally Russian Federation. The man's body was found 100 feet from the embassy's wall, according to Steve Goldstein, US ... [Full Article...]

Palestinian detained by Israeli army beaten to death, dies in military prison

Palestinian detained by Israeli army beaten to death, dies in military prison Israel considers all of Jerusalem to be its capital. A clarified version of the story is below. Speaking to the Hamas-run Al-Aqsa radio station, Osama Hamdan, the Hamas official responsible for global relations, also said that Mohamed Dahlan - a controversial Palestinian politician - "was not and will never be" Hamas' choice to succeed Mahmoud Abbas as Palestinian president. [Full Article...]

Flu death toll continues to rise in Spokane

Flu death toll continues to rise in Spokane Director of the DHSS, Dr. Randall Williams says although the vaccine's overall effectiveness is less than those of past years for adults, people who received the vaccine, and also contracted the flu, had less severe symptoms, required less hospitalization, and recovered faster. [Full Article...]

Measles cases surge 400% across Europe due to 'vaccine supply issues'

Measles cases surge 400% across Europe due to 'vaccine supply issues' Similarly, numerous larger outbreaks in Europe in 2017 were starting to decline by the end of the year, the World Health Organization reports. However, the figures for Ireland show a reverse trend - with more cases in 2016 than in 2017. [Full Article...]

B'luru: NA Harris's son surrenders after being booked for thrashing man

B'luru: NA Harris's son surrenders after being booked for thrashing man The BJP leaders condemned the attack and accused the Congress of trying to protect Mohammed Haris. Congress was red-faced after its MLA N A Haris' son Mohammed Nalapad Haris and his friends had allegedly beaten up Vidwat on February 17 for extending his plaster-cast leg near to the accused in the pub-cum-restaurant. [Full Article...]

Flu Blamed for 84 Child Deaths This Season — CDC

Flu Blamed for 84 Child Deaths This Season — CDC Many have decried the vaccine's production method, as they did the vaccine for in the 2012-2013 flu season that killed 170 children and was only estimated to be 39 percent effective. People can do a number of things to protect themselves from the flu - number one is to get a vaccine. Two flu strains have been the main culprits this season. [Full Article...]

Adam Rippon dazzles with Olympics figure skating performance, wardrobe on ice

Adam Rippon dazzles with Olympics figure skating performance, wardrobe on ice Even though skaters can be penalized one point for falling, they still might earn more points overall for attempting a hard jump because of the high base value. "It wasn't good", he said. "Going into it, I was like a train, get on those tracks and get some speed". I say it every five minutes. Rippon revealed in an interview that in 2014, neither skater made the Sochi Olympics, so they got In-N-O... [Full Article...]

SC kidnapping suspect arrested in Mississippi

SC kidnapping suspect arrested in Mississippi Riverside Police Chief Rick Oliver was called to the scene, and there was then a heated exchange between Evans and the other men. According to Riverside Police, they received a call from railroad workers who spotted a auto near the tracks in the woods. [Full Article...]

CDC To Announce New Nationwide Flu Stats Friday

CDC To Announce New Nationwide Flu Stats Friday But the good news is that it works better in kids. That's better than initial reports from Australia and Canada had indicated. This year's mix shows better protection against other now circulating strains of influenza , such as H1N1, than it does against H3N2. [Full Article...]

Slow Eating May Reduce Obesity Risk, Study Says

Slow Eating May Reduce Obesity Risk, Study Says The research findings are based on health insurance data for almost 60,000 people with diabetes in Japan , who had submitted claims and had routine health check-ups between 2008 and 2013. David Katz, director of the Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center in Derby, Conn., who had no part in the study, told Health Day . "In America, speed eating takes the lead". [Full Article...]

Pennsylvania sees slight decline in flu cases, state health officials say

Pennsylvania sees slight decline in flu cases, state health officials say Hospital emergency rooms are being inundated during this flu season and are having to add extra staff and resources to handle the cases. "However, some protection is better than none", Dr. Cuyahoga County Health Commissioner Terry Allan said, "We know right now that some people are reporting they're having some difficulty finding the vaccine; it's important they continue searching". [Full Article...]

Black Caps' Trent Boult delivers brutal T20 spell late as England crumble

Black Caps' Trent Boult delivers brutal T20 spell late as England crumble New Zealand won for the first time in three matches after consecutive Twenty20 losses to Pakistan prior to the tri-series, then to Australia in their first match in the trans-Tasman series. The England bowler made all those in the Westpac Stadium stand on their feet with a stunning one-handed catch to dismiss Colin de Grandhomme off the bowling of Adil Rashid. [Full Article...]

'Trump' and 'Kim' thrown out of the 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony

'Trump' and 'Kim' thrown out of the 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony Moon and the delegates agreed to maintain the conciliatory mood inspired by the Olympics and promote inter-Korea dialogue and cooperation, the presidential office said . The discussions from Saturday's meeting weren't immediately released. South and North Koreans marched together under a unified flag at the games' opening ceremony. [Full Article...]

ACA enrollments decline 3 percent

ACA enrollments decline 3 percent Covered California - the state's health insurance marketplace - saw an increase in new enrollees previous year. Overall ACA marketplace signups for 2018 dropped by 3.7 percent compared to last year's enrollment period, a new analysis from the Kaiser Family Foundation finds. [Full Article...]

Around two dozens contracted HIV in India due to single syringe use

Around two dozens contracted HIV in India due to single syringe use Dohre. The HIV cases were discovered in two rural areas, Premganj and Chakmirpur, in the Bangermau tehsil during screening camps held by the State Health department. The small outbreak comes amid a massive shortage of doctors and hospitals in India. "In the camps, 566 people were examined of whom 21 were found to be infected with HIV", the chief medical officer said. [Full Article...]

Can You Get the Flu Twice in 1 Season?

Can You Get the Flu Twice in 1 Season? In a typical flu season , the system reports about five percent of people seeking care at doctor's offices, clinic and hospitals have flu-like symptoms . Fisher said to be aware of touching door handles, phone receivers and the like, after someone with the virus has touched it. 27, almost 1,200 patients had been hospitalized with confirmed cases of the flu in CT and 52 of them have died. [Full Article...]

Heartbreak for Blitzboks as Fiji rule #Hamilton7s

Heartbreak for Blitzboks as Fiji rule #Hamilton7s Hamilton's role as host city for the New Zealand leg of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series was secured through a partnership involving events company 37 South, New Zealand Rugby and Hamilton City Council, which owns and operates FMG Stadium Waikato through its H3 division. [Full Article...]

China slams 'wild guesses' in United States nuclear review

China slams 'wild guesses' in United States nuclear review John Rood, Undersecretary of Defence for Policy, said: "There is no automaticity to this policy", when asked how the United States would manage responses to cases of "extreme circumstances". Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov expressed "deep disappointment" at the plan. The NPR has called for nuclear weapons in the form of "low-yield" warheads that can be launched from the sky or from submarines in ... [Full Article...]


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