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Апр 07 2019

Two new cases of measles on South Island, prompting alert

Individuals who may have been exposed at additional locations are being notified directly. Public health is advising anyone who was at any of these locations to check the...

Апр 03 2019

Court blocks Trump rule allowing cheaper health insurance

The ruling is on appeal. The President, they said , wants to telegraph to his political base that he is standing firm on his promise to repeal the entire law despite f...

Мар 27 2019

House fails to override Trump veto on emergency declaration

The 248-181 vote Tuesday was short of the two-thirds majority needed to overturn Trump's first veto , as most Republicans voted against the resolution despite the publ...

Мар 19 2019

New data in eternal debate over eggs, heart health

Separately, the study found an additional 300 milligrams (mg) of dietary cholesterol per day increases the risk of heart disease by 17 percent and premature death by ...

Мар 03 2019

Some Adults May Need Another Measles Vaccination, Health Experts Say

Oxiris Barbot. Watch: Patient zero in B.C. measles outbreak not vaccinated. The Health Department found the initial case in the outbreak came from a child who caug...

Фев 22 2019

B.C. Considering Mandatory Vaccination Registry Due To Measles Outbreak

In 2013-14, the kindergarten vaccination rate was 88.4 per cent. "Everything my mother did was with our best interests in mind". "Parents should bring their children ...

Фев 15 2019

Trump to declare national emergency to fund wall: White House

The border bill passed by Congress Thursday night would provide $1.37 billion in new money to help build 55 miles (88.5 km) of new physical barriers on the border. Earl...

Фев 08 2019

Measles cases confirmed in northwest Harris County

The Houston outbreak comes as new cases of measles are being confirmed in Washington state on a daily basis, and other cases have been confirmed in Oregon, Georgia,...

Фев 08 2019

OR governor urges vaccines as measles cases grow to 55

Kate Brown urged residents to get vaccinated Thursday as public health officials in OR and Washington reported a combined 56 confirmed cases of measles . The secretary g...

Янв 12 2019

New York City Offers Health Care to Uninsured, Including Illegal Aliens - Mayor

The plan will provide health care to the almost 600,000 New Yorkers now using the ER as a primary provider, according to de Blasio. "Through our own public option and a...

Янв 10 2019

Providence hospitals taking precautions after uptick in flu cases

Since September, Ottawa Public Health has recorded 77 lab-confirmed cases of the flu , similar to the amount seen at the same time previous year. Residents should also...

Янв 07 2019

Global stocks soar on dovish Fed, strong USA jobs data

Powell triggered an additional surge in the markets after he walked back the comment made in December that shook up investors and made him sound like his sole mission w...

Янв 05 2019

Wisconsin Department of Health Services says flu activity is rising

Caitlin Pedati. Flu season has officially begun. "Also keep in mind to cover your cough and avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth because germs are spread this way...

Дек 15 2018

RIP Obamacare? Federal judge strikes down Affordable Care Act as ‘unconstitutional’

District Judge Reed O'Connor in Fort Worth is nearly guaranteed to go to the Supreme Court . The case is expected to be appealed and eventually reach the Supreme Court...

Дек 05 2018

'Mission complete': Sully the service dog to accompany Bush one last time

With Trump due to attend the funeral of President Bush, the nation can expect the Bush family to show "kindness and class" to Trump when he attends the service, according...

Дек 03 2018

Chinese scientist pauses 'gene-edited baby' trial after outcry

Dr Xu had said earlier that Chinese regulations issued in 2003 permitted gene-editing experiments on embryos for research purposes, but only if they remained viable for...

Дек 01 2018

Amazon Takes on Unstructured EHR Data with Machine Learning, NLP

I think that virtually every application over time will be using these machine learning services". The hybrid concept is one that AWS' top rival has already embraced....

Ноя 30 2018

China orders halt to baby gene-editing activities

His revelations have sparked a robust debate over the ethical boundaries of genetic editing and prompted calls for stricter regulation amid fears that the world could be ...

Окт 15 2018

Selena Gomez receiving mental health treatment

She was reportedly taken to the hospital and discharged a few days later, but she had to be re-admitted last week because of her low white blood cell count. She said, "...

Окт 12 2018

Five children in Washington state stricken with limb paralysis; health officials investigating

A few states, including Texas, have reported a rare polio-like illness in children and the CDC is paying attention. Acute flaccid myelitis appears to be caused m...