Medicine

by | August 03, 2018 | 14:23

Sanders' plan - if he succeeds in implementing it - will instead "increase the share of that cost paid through taxes, rather than through insurance premiums or out of pocket costs, according to Axios ". Medicare-for-All, also known as single-payer healthcare, has become increasingly popular among Democrats, including progressive candidates such as Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who pulled off a shocking primary upset last month in New York's 14th Congressional District and made the issue a central ...

by | August 03, 2018 | 11:09

The FDA has even sent warning letters to seven companies that make these devices-including Cynosure Inc's MonaLisa Touch and Thermigen, Inc's THERMIva-asking the companies to either remove statements linked to nonsurgical vaginal rejuvenation or provide them with backup for those claims.

by | August 02, 2018 | 03:47

On June 27th 2018 the Manteufel family experienced a medical emergency when Greg started feeling ill, within hours of the onset of symptoms , Greg's body started to go into septic shock. Doctors confirmed he contracted Capnocytophaga Canimorsus . The majority of dogs are known to carry the Capnocytophaga canimorsus bacteria in their mouths, and a quick lick is all it would take for that bacteria to be transmitted.

by | August 01, 2018 | 11:11

Tenants are still allowed to smoke on the premises, but only in certain areas. "HUD's smoke-free rule is a reflection of our commitment to using housing as a platform to create healthy communities", Castro said in a news release. HUD wants to reduce exposure to unsafe secondhand smoke, and encourage its tenants to drop the carcinogenic habit. The majority from heart disease. FWHS adopted its policy in September 2017 and it affects its two public housing properties, Butler Place Apartments ...

by | July 31, 2018 | 08:40

Before the incident, Kyland and the pal looked up the social media craze on YouTube and made a decision to try the challenge, according to the news station. "To see my baby, all burnt up like that, it was heart-breaking", she said. In August 2017, an 8-year-old girl died after she allegedly drank boiling water through a straw on a dare, CBS News reported .

by | July 29, 2018 | 11:28

The gunman exchanged fire with police, fled and was later found dead, according to the SIU, which investigates deaths and injuries involving police. CBC reported that Hussain's sister had died in an accident "several years ago", while his brother has been in a coma for more than a year following a separate accident.

by | July 29, 2018 | 04:50

Baruch Blumberg (his birthdate), who discovered the Hepatitis B virus in 1967 and developed the first vaccine for Hepatitis B two years later. Globally, out of the 325 million people who live with hepatitis, only 9 percent and 20 percent of those infected with hepatitis B and C respectively have been diagnosed .

by | July 28, 2018 | 12:58

Amanda Robinson-Chadwell, director of the Bell County Public Health district. Soucy said, "This is nothing to panic about". Temperature and humidity are conspiring to make it an above average year for most counties in South Dakota. "When the weather is hot and humid it presents ideal breeding factors for mosquitoes". They said the peak years were 2003, with 73 cases, and 2012, with 47.

by | July 28, 2018 | 08:12

The Dutch study began in 2015 and involved 183 women. 11 of these babies were later identified to have elevated blood pressure in their lungs, presumed to be linked to the drug trial. A trial in Ireland has yet to start enrollment; researchers in that study did not respond to emails today, but Mol expects it will be canceled. The center's researchers will analyze the now available data.

by | July 27, 2018 | 13:13

The billion-dollar project "MenStar" will target men living with or at risk of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa, which has been ravaged by AIDS since the 1980s. "The progress we have fought so hard for is at risk from a risky complacency", he said. UNAIDS reported a record number of HIV-positive people using life-saving antiretroviral therapy (ARV), as well as lower rates of deaths and new infections.

by | July 27, 2018 | 13:01

Xu Jinghe, vice minister of the China Food and Drug Administration, said they discovered that the company had fabricated production records and product inspection records, and arbitrarily changed process parameters and equipment during its production of freeze-dried human rabies vaccines.

by | July 26, 2018 | 08:14

They learned of the first case in February with almost 100 reported in just the last month. The investigation is still ongoing, and the CDC has said that they will provide updates as they get more information. Mars Food Canada recalled select Uncle Ben's rice products in eastern Canada, including its Fast & Fancy Broccoli and Cheddar, and Country Chicken flavoured rice, after learning about a possible salmonella contamination .

by | July 26, 2018 | 04:13

The company's licence for producing rabies vaccines has been revoked and all production and sale of their products has been suspended. A scandal involving a Chinese drug maker based in northeast China supplying substandard rabies vaccines to disease control centres and hospitals swept the country over the weekend.

by | July 23, 2018 | 04:16

It appears that a computer belonging to SingHealth, one of the state's two major government healthcare groups, was infected with malware through which the hackers gained access to the database. "We are convening a Committee of Inquiry to look thoroughly into this incident", he said. Lee had ordered the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) and the Smart Nation and Digital Government Group (SNDGG) to work together with the Ministry of Health, Singapore , to tighten up their defences ...

by | July 23, 2018 | 03:42

Here you see dozens of women protesting in front of the Moscone Center in San Francisco in 2015 to demand Essure be taken off the market. Plaintiffs allege that Essure, which is implanted in a woman's fallopian tubes to permanently block an egg's passage to the uterus, could pierce the tubes.

by | July 22, 2018 | 07:57

Hall wrote that her experience at a CVS in Fountain Hills was embarrassing and distressing. "When I asked for my doctor's prescription note, the pharmacist refused to give it back, so I was not even able to take it to another pharmacy to have my prescription filled", Hall wrote.

by | July 21, 2018 | 11:41

The CDC reports two people impacted by the current outbreak became ill after feeding their pets raw turkey products. The outbreak strain of Salmonella Reading has been identified in samples from raw turkey pet food in Minnesota, from raw turkey products from 19 slaughter and six processing establishments, and from live turkeys from several states.

by | July 21, 2018 | 05:55

If people who become infected do suffer symptoms, they are typically mild, including headache, fever, nausea, fatigue, skin rash or swollen glands. "Usually we detect West Nile virus in dead birds first, but this year we've been getting very few dead bird reports from the public, so we haven't had many to test", said Schutz.

by | July 21, 2018 | 04:07

He died on July 10. "The summer time, May, June July there are no R's in there the water's warmer so the bacteria that's potentially hazardous to some people is more prevalent", Alton said . One study conducted by the Florida state health office found the infection was the leading cause of death from foodborne illness between 1981 and 1992.

by | July 20, 2018 | 09:32

Hyperactivity in rats is not the same thing as mania in humans, but the researchers chose to study it because it's the closest equivalent. Manic episodes, where people become hyperactive, euphoric and can not sleep, affect one to two in 100 people, including presenter Stephen Fry and Hollywood actress Carrie Fisher .