Mexican man charged with killing cop gets mental health exam

Authorities said Perez Arriaga, who was in the country illegally and had previous arrests , was captured while planning to flee to Mexico. Prosecutors say a Mexican national accused of killing a California police officer is expected to be arraig... More..

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Nordic diet makes its way on best diets for 2019 list

The Mediterranean diet took over the No. 1 spot from the DASH diet, which had maintained the top ranking for eight years in a row. But, Mark said, it's not just all about eating. This plant-heavy diet focuses...More..

Carcinogen Concern Prompts Voluntary Recall Of Blood Pressure Medications
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Carcinogen Concern Prompts Voluntary Recall Of Blood Pressure Medications

An important recall concerning blood pressure medication was released by the FDA on Wednesday. The NDEA is basically a substance that is present naturally in some of the foods as well as drinking water, indus...More..

Recall expanded for blood pressure meds containing cancer-causing chemical
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Recall expanded for blood pressure meds containing cancer-causing chemical

The FDA explains in its bulletin that the carcinogen discovered in the tablets is NDEA (N-nitrosodiethylamine), which can be a byproduct of industrial manufacturing and has been linked to cancer in the past. T...More..

Powell says Fed will be ‘patient’ with monetary policy in 2019
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Powell says Fed will be ‘patient’ with monetary policy in 2019

There were concerns that the data would let the Fed stick with its projection for two interest rate hikes in 2019, but traders kept bets that the central bank will hold fire this year and begin cutting rates in...More..

Confirmed Ebola cases in DR Congo hit 560 - Ministry
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Confirmed Ebola cases in DR Congo hit 560 - Ministry

An additional 54 people who doctors suspect may be sick with Ebola are under investigation. The latest outbreak has a case fatality rate of about 60%. The minister of health celebrated Christmas by visiting t...More..

Democratic attorneys general appeal ruling that struck down Affordable Care Act
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Democratic attorneys general appeal ruling that struck down Affordable Care Act

Last month, Judge Reed O'Connor of Fort Worth ruled on a lawsuit filed against the federal government by top law enforcement officers and other elected leaders of 20 states, including Texas and Florida. Obamaca...More..

First case of flu confirmed in the city
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

First case of flu confirmed in the city

Robert Henry, a physician's assistant at Ambient Care in Seaford, said "the most vulnerable population is the very young, the very old, and then also persons that have like chronic medical conditions", he said....More..

Chipotle's new marketing strategy: Paleo, Keto and Whole30 dieters are welcome
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Chipotle's new marketing strategy: Paleo, Keto and Whole30 dieters are welcome

On Wednesday, the chain announced it was launching a line of "Lifestyle Bowls", created to fit in different buzzy dieting trends. So while these new menu items don't offer any new ingredients or combinati...More..

Children have exceeded their recommended sugar intake by the age of 10
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Children have exceeded their recommended sugar intake by the age of 10

The swapping of sugary goods for healthy/lower sugary options is important but motivating young children to intrinsically focus on their mind and health will allow them to foster a more positive attitude when i...More..

Swedish hospital investigating suspected Ebola case
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Swedish hospital investigating suspected Ebola case

A healthcare worker in th U.S. was placed under quarantine in December after fears struck that he may have contracted te deadly Ebola virus after returning from from the DRC. Local newspaper the Upsala Nya Tid...More..

ME sees its first flu death of the season in Hancock County
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

ME sees its first flu death of the season in Hancock County

Compared to previous year, hospitalizations are well below average. The number of flu-related deaths is likely under reported "as many influenza-associated deaths are due to secondary infections", the Maine C...More..

House Dems Fight Over Pay-Go Rule Changes
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

House Dems Fight Over Pay-Go Rule Changes

The package removes a requirement that a three-fifths majority is needed to increase federal income taxes. "The austerians were wrong about the Great Recession and Great Depression", he added. "This will give...More..

Trump pushes for border wall money as top lawmakers receive briefing
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Trump pushes for border wall money as top lawmakers receive briefing

Making his case ahead of the afternoon session with Democratic and Republican leaders, he said the current border is " like a sieve " and noted the tear gas "flying" overnight to deter arrivals. But the White...More..

Woman gives birth to almost 15-pound baby
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Woman gives birth to almost 15-pound baby

According to the Guinness Book of World Records , the heaviest healthy baby ever born was in September 1955, when an Italian woman, Carmelina Fedele, gave birth to a baby weighing 22 pounds, 8 ounces. "We skip...More..

La. police dept. offers to check for Zika-tainted meth
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

La. police dept. offers to check for Zika-tainted meth

They added , "If you're not comfortable coming to us, an officer will be glad to come to you and test your Meth in the privacy of your home". Many found the joke amusing, with one person commenting, "It's a t...More..

American expected to be monitored at Medical Center after possible Ebola exposure
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

American expected to be monitored at Medical Center after possible Ebola exposure

The person is not sick nor showing any Ebola symptoms, but could be monitored for up to two weeks, officials said. The Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo is the second worst ever and has killed 35...More..

Widespread flu activity reported in Georgia — CDC
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Widespread flu activity reported in Georgia — CDC

Being in the red means these two states are facing some high flu activity, which is above average. According to the CDC, the flu virus was responsible for almost 79,000 deaths during the 2017-2018 flu season...More..

Possible measles outbreak at Newark International Airport
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Possible measles outbreak at Newark International Airport

Any person at the airport on December 24 between the hours of 12 noon and 4:00 pm could have been exposed to the measles virus, the New Jersey Department of Health warns. Seeing at the threating side of this ...More..

by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Doctor Reportedly Exposed to Ebola in Africa Brought to U.S. Hospital

The person isn't displaying symptoms of Ebola but was evacuated to ensure quick access to specialized care if symptoms develop. The doctor had been providing medical assistance in the central African country, w...More..

NY reports sharp rise in flu cases
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

NY reports sharp rise in flu cases

The CDC reports high levels of illness in nine states, and moderate levels in seven others plus Puerto Rico. The state Department of Health says as of Thursday new cases of flu have been reported in 58 count...More..

Hospital prices are going public beginning in 2019
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Hospital prices are going public beginning in 2019

The rule was introduced in the Affordable Care Act of 2010. In March, the head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services , Seema Verma said the new requirement for online prices reflects the Trump ad...More..

Deaths of 2 kids raise doubts about US border agency
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Deaths of 2 kids raise doubts about US border agency

She told the AP that the pair was focused on escaping the poverty of their hometown and were "very happy to leave". Felipe "always wanted a bicycle", and in the U.S. On the morning of December 24, an agent no...More..

HealthPlus Surgery Center patients urged to get tested for infections
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

HealthPlus Surgery Center patients urged to get tested for infections

The facility was shut down from September 7 through September 28 following the discovery. A recent investigation carried out by New Jersey Department of Health found that employees of HealthPlus Surgery Cente...More..

Flu Cases Spike Across New York State And In Broome County
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Flu Cases Spike Across New York State And In Broome County

The report analyses the competitive position so that you can put yourself first with business strategy and achieve swift business growth. The report contains a variety of analytical and statistical data enablin...More..

More than 3,000 patients possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

More than 3,000 patients possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis

Those who received treatment at the HealthPlus Surgery Center in Saddle Brook town between January 2018 and September 7, 2018 have recently received disturbing, saying that during this period there were " lap...More..

Expectant Woman In India Transfused With HIV Positive Blood
by | Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Expectant Woman In India Transfused With HIV Positive Blood

The blood was from a donor who was unaware that he had tested positive for HIV in 2016 after donating blood at a government hospital. He later tested positive for HIV while undergoing a medical check-up before ...More..

Drew Barrymore Gets Two-Faced To Show Radically Different Moods
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Drew Barrymore Gets Two-Faced To Show Radically Different Moods

Damn you genetics! And yet thank you for all the good stuff. I also feel handsome after a sweaty workout, But it all takes work!' she wrote. Two healthy girls. "And I'm a foodie and I love food and I trav...More..

Michigan Child Dies From Flu; First In State This Season
by | Sunday, December 23, 2018

Michigan Child Dies From Flu; First In State This Season

The vaccine not only can help you avoid the flu, it can also help make illnesses less severe for those who do still get sick. Last year, two children died as a result of flu-related complications in MI. Healt...More..

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) : Analysts Watch-List Stock
by | Saturday, December 22, 2018

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) : Analysts Watch-List Stock

Sun Life Financial INC lifted its stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 803.5% in the 2nd quarter. Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock now held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by i...More..