Stories about Medicine

Apr 25 2019

Officials investigate measles outbreak in Southern California

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health announced it was investigating several new reports of measles and warned that the chances of being exposed to the dis...

Apr 14 2019

IL bill proposes Trump showing tax returns to appear on 2020 ballot

Federal law gives the chairmen of House Ways and Means, Senate Finance Committee and the Joint Committee on Taxation the power to request the returns of any taxpayer, alt...

Apr 03 2019

Mitch McConnell passes health care replacement back to Donald Trump

Democrats have slammed the administration for "sabotaging" the health care law through regulations that promote "junk" insurance, and short-term plans have drawn more of ...

Mar 28 2019

Democrats 'Thrilled' by Trump's ObamaCare Move

Preferring the "let's all move on" option, two CNN reporters penned an unintentionally amusing article suggesting that the finding of no collusion was an opportunity to...

Mar 16 2019

Kamala Harris Welcomes Beto O'Rourke's Run: 'The More The Merrier'

O'Rourke said Trump's firing of former FBI Director James Comey in 2017 and his tweeting to then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions to bring an end the Russian Federation in...

Mar 06 2019

UK patient 'free' of HIV after stem cell treatment

After the bone marrow transplant , the London patient remained on ARV for 16 months, at which point treatment was stopped. The London patient has been off HIV medi...

Feb 27 2019

Self-harm clips hidden in kids' cartoons

However, parents have since discovered that several other cartoons contain information about how to commit suicide , including the same spliced-in video clip. "It makes ...

Feb 23 2019

Despite outbreaks elsewhere, no measles cases in Interior Health - yet

Mid-island medical health officer Dr. Paul Hasselback said measles vaccination rates "have made a notable jump" after nine Lower Mainland children recently contract...

Feb 15 2019

Australia's lower house passes asylum bill in defeat for government

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced he will reopen the Christmas Island detention facility, ahead of the changes, to deal with a potential influx of illegal ...

Dec 23 2018

Walgreens and Verily announce partnerships for diabetes, medication adherence

Its up 36.01% from 151,900 shares previously. With 5.33M shares average volume, it will take short sellers 4 days to cover their WBA's short positions. It has a 12.8 P/...

Dec 09 2018

Neti pot Seattle death: Doctors issue warning after brain infection ki

But when Cobbs operated, he discovered something much more disturbing. An amoeba is a single-cell organism that can cause fatal disease in humans, and they live in warm...

Oct 28 2018

Love out for Cavs, but foot issue not considered serious

Fouled Out-Korver, Osman. Rebounds-Cleveland 30 (Nance Jr., Osman 6), Detroit 48 (Drummond 22). Reggie Jackson added 16 points for the Pistons . Cavaliers guards cl...

Oct 20 2018

Poliolike Disease Striking Children: What You Need to Know

She suspects that a host of factors play a role in the likelihood of getting AFM, but more cases must be reviewed in order to find an answer. "There's no cause that w...

Aug 30 2018

, Sanders-backed candidates to duel for Florida governor

Andrew Gillum , who secured Florida's Democratic nomination in the governor's race Tuesday night, said if elected he would increase the corporate tax rate hike by o...

Aug 26 2018

Bird found in Anderson Co. tests positive for West Nile Virus

MA health officials have taken the rare step of increasing the statewide risk level for West Nile virus. St. John's Riverside Hospital Dr. Paul Sasso knows the symptoms...

Aug 19 2018

NYU Offering Free Tuition to Medical School Students

Grossman said he hopes the shift will make NYU's medical school more inclusive for dedicated students unsure about medical school because of its cost. "A population as ...

Aug 03 2018

Smoking ban in all public housing takes effect nationwide

Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will protect as many as 15,000 RI families who are now living in public housing communities from secondhand smoke. In re...

Jul 29 2018

President, PM stress on creating awareness to check hepatitis

According to him, hepatitis could cause chronic liver diseases, liver cancer and death without manifesting any weighty symptoms. Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liv...

Jul 19 2018

National Hot Dog Day 2018: Where To Get The Hook Up

Chow down: The average American eats 50 hot dogs a year. Who doesn't love a tasty hot dog? JJ's Red Hots- Their All America hot dogs are on sale for $2. Frankly, Nati...

Jun 11 2018

How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

Nationally, the suicide rate has jumped by 25 percent in almost 20 years. "These findings are disturbing". In 2016 alone, there were nearly 45,000 deaths from suici...