Police ban public gatherings after cholera outbreak

One school was closed in Glen View. Since then, water and sanitation infrastructure has been collapsing. In another statement to the State media, ZRP Spokesperson, Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi, said in the same vein the government has with im... More..

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Cancer to kill 10-million in 2018 despite better prevention
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Cancer to kill 10-million in 2018 despite better prevention

Global patterns show that for men and women combined, almost half of the new cases and more than half of the cancer deaths worldwide in 2018 are estimated to occur in Asia, in part because the region has almost...More..

IPhone XR: Apple unveils iPhone XR starting at £749
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

IPhone XR: Apple unveils iPhone XR starting at £749

Your friend teasing you with is big Galaxy Note 9 will have to shut up now as the screen on the iPhone XS Max is 0.1-inch bigger, but don't be too loud about it. Meanwhile, the iPhone XS will cost the sam...More..

FDA: Teens using e-cigarettes is an 'epidemic'
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

FDA: Teens using e-cigarettes is an 'epidemic'

The undercover investigation took place from June through the end of August, with the majority of violations involving the sale of products by the five manufacturers, which make up more than 97 percent of the U...More..

Consuming dairy could significantly reduce risk of cardiovascular disease
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Consuming dairy could significantly reduce risk of cardiovascular disease

However, as the authors themselves concluded, the results only suggest the "consumption of dairy products should not be discouraged and perhaps even be encouraged in low-income and middle-income countries". It ...More..

FDA Gets Tough on Juul, Other E-Cigarette Makers
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

FDA Gets Tough on Juul, Other E-Cigarette Makers

The FDA noted that, over the past few years, e-cigarettes have become the most commonly used tobacco product by youth. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said the agency will soon release data that show a "s...More..

CDC Warns of Nasty Flu Season
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

CDC Warns of Nasty Flu Season

If an individual is exposed to the virus in this time, they may develop the flu , despite having been vaccinated against it. Beginning this week, Oneida county and other health departments in the region ha...More..

by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Second patient diagnosed with monkeypox in England

The trust - which runs Royal Preston and Chorley and South Ribble hospitals - tweeted: "Please be aware that the story being spread in the area that a patient is being treated for monkeypox at the Royal Prest...More..

Public Health England and Drinkaware launch Drink Free Days
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Public Health England and Drinkaware launch Drink Free Days

Duncan Selbie, chief executive at Public Health England , said: "While the link with liver disease is well known, many people are not aware that alcohol can cause numerous other serious health problems, su...More..

by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Prince William Launched A New Website Meant To Improve Mental Health

And of these people , only half spoke to their employer about their stress, anxiety or low mood, according to a survey of 44,000 carried out by the mental health charity Mind. It also discovered that of the 50...More..

by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

FDA Threatens to Ban E-Cigarettes If Teenagers Keep Using Them

Fontem Ventures, owner of blu, also told Business Insider that it will fully "advocate for both legislation prohibiting sales of vaping products to minors and the ongoing FDA enforcement action against retail...More..

Too many teens are using Juuls, according to the FDA
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Too many teens are using Juuls, according to the FDA

Shortly after the launch, the FDA cracked down on e-liquids marketed to resemble kid-friendly foods like juice boxes, candy and cookies. More than 2 million middle-school and high-school students used e-cigaret...More..

More than 100 cases of West Nile confirmed, highest since 2013
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

More than 100 cases of West Nile confirmed, highest since 2013

Catherine Brown. Those are EPA approved mosquito repellents to prevent bites. In 2017, there were six human cases of the virus in the state. Wearing light-colored clothing to cover the skin reduces the risk...More..

Woman treated with antibiotics develops 'black hairy tongue'
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Woman treated with antibiotics develops 'black hairy tongue'

What exactly causes the disease black tongue experts is still unknown, but treat gassafety doctors can. Not long after, the tongue blackness appeared , as did nausea and a foul taste in her mouth. In fact,...More..

China reports new African swine fever outbreak
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

China reports new African swine fever outbreak

The fever was first detected in China in early August and has been found in 18 farms or abattoirs in six provinces, with many cases more than a 1,000 km apart, the FAO said in a statement. Researchers belie...More..

Why going through security at airports could make you ill
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Why going through security at airports could make you ill

The most common virus found in the study was rhinovirus, which causes the common cold . "The latter is consistent with security procedures being an obligatory step for all departing passengers, and that ...More..

by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Popular NSAID pain reliever linked to serious heart health risk

The increased risk exists for both sexes irrespective of age, and even for low doses of the drug. "With respect to anyone needing a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory, especially over a period of time, not just ...More..

Mosquitoes in Cheshire test positive for West Nile Virus
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Mosquitoes in Cheshire test positive for West Nile Virus

West Nile virus is regularly transmitted by mosquitoes around the state, and can be fatal. A dead crow found August 27 in Loda tested positive for the West Nile virus, the Iroquois County Public Health Depart...More..

Theranos, Blood-Testing Company Plagued By Scandal, Says It Will Dissolve
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Theranos, Blood-Testing Company Plagued By Scandal, Says It Will Dissolve

The Journal reports that most of the company's remaining employees worked their last day on August 31, while Taylor and a few others have just a few more days on the payroll. The announcement comes six mo...More..

2025 global physical activity target threatened by current trends
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

2025 global physical activity target threatened by current trends

Across regions, many individual countries recorded large differences in insufficient activity between women and men, such as 40 versus 16 per cent in Bangladesh, 31 versus 14 per cent in Eritrea, 44 versus ...More..

Doctors Urging Shots, Not Nasal Spray, For Children’s Flu Protection
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Doctors Urging Shots, Not Nasal Spray, For Children’s Flu Protection

An AZ spokeswoman said the company believes its vaccine "continues to provide an important option for flu vaccination in the U.S. and we respect the role of the CDC , ACIP and AAP in protecting and advancing ...More..

This is how Texas plans to kill ObamaCare
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

This is how Texas plans to kill ObamaCare

The Supreme Court, in upholding the law in 2012, deemed that penalty a tax and thus a valid and legal exercise of Congress' power of the purse. "This case is going to help renew the focus on health care in th...More..

MCU: First Look At Captain Marvel Revealed
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

MCU: First Look At Captain Marvel Revealed

Along with the Skrull race, we got our first look at their leader in the film, Ben Mendelsohn's Talos. Rather than Iron Man and Captain America: The First Avenger , Brie Larson will already be fami...More..

YouTube star Claire Wineland dies just days after double lung transplant
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

YouTube star Claire Wineland dies just days after double lung transplant

She had over 2,50,000 subscribers on her YouTube channel. Mortality and life were subjects Wineland liked to explore in her social media posts and videos, although a good number were devoted to other kinds ...More..

Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi clarifies the end of Listeriosis outbreak - Part 2
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi clarifies the end of Listeriosis outbreak - Part 2

Listeriosis cases have been recorded for 40 years in South Africa . The announcement was made at the NICD on Monday. Consumers are being advised to continue taking food safety precautions, especially when ...More..

by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Embattled blood-testing firm Theranos to dissolve

Its founder, Elizabeth Holmes, and her second-in-command are facing criminal charges on accusations that they defrauded investors, doctors and patients. Theranos's other, unsecured creditors are owed at least...More..

Nurse Realizes She Cared For Pediatric Resident 28 Years Ago In NICU
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Nurse Realizes She Cared For Pediatric Resident 28 Years Ago In NICU

The encounter between the two was shared on Facebook last August 16 by the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. The story of their reunion at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital in Palo Alto has ...More..

Woman dies of rat fever in flood-hit Kerala
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Woman dies of rat fever in flood-hit Kerala

A total of 71 people tested positive for rat fever in various hospitals in the state while 123 people approached hospitals with suspected symptoms of the disease . Standing water precipitated by heavy rainfa...More..

Legionnaires' disease hits three NYCHA residents in harlem
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Legionnaires' disease hits three NYCHA residents in harlem

Legionnaires' disease is caused by inhaling contaminated water vapor, but it is not contagious between people. There are now a total of 14 confirmed cases of Legionnaire's disease associated with Ashworth Avenu...More..

Pence remembers McCain as a man 'who put country first'
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Pence remembers McCain as a man 'who put country first'

Biden spoke to McCain's family, drawing on the well of his own sorrow following the untimely death of his son, Beau. Over the years, Trump, who did not serve in the military, has demeaned McCain's status as...More..