Wednesday August 21-st, 2019

Liberals accused of failing to support women Liberals accused of failing to support women

She has been a member of Cabinet since 2015, and is also the Minister for Jobs and Industrial Relations. With Prime Minister Scott Morrison by her side, she said her reasons for quitting were "complex", but that the decisive reasons were "very pers...

Study links opioid overdoses to big Pharma marketing Study links opioid overdoses to big Pharma marketing

An earlier report from the National Safety Council found Americans have a 1 in 96 chance of dying from an opioid overdose - more likely than dying in a auto crash. Study coauthor Scott Hadland, an assistant professor of pediatrics at Boston Unive...

A New Blood Test Could Detect Alzheimer's 10 Years Earlier A New Blood Test Could Detect Alzheimer's 10 Years Earlier

The findings, published January 21 in Nature Medicine , may one day be applied to quickly and inexpensively identify brain damage in people with not just Alzheimer's disease but other neurodegenerative conditions such as multiple sclerosis, trau...

Measles outbreak strikes 16 in Washington state, mostly in unvaccinated kids Measles outbreak strikes 16 in Washington state, mostly in unvaccinated kids

Possible Measles Exposure There are multiple locations in which the affected individuals might have exposed others to the measles virus, including health care facilities , schools, and other facilities such as churches, stores, and an airport.

The contraceptive pill and why you don't need to bleed

One of the researchers behind the findings yesterday suggested that the seven-day break had been stipulated by one of the inventors of the pill in 1950s in the hope that it would persuade the Pope and the Catholic church to approve its use by imita...

EC threatens legal action against ‘EVM hackathon’ organisers EC threatens legal action against ‘EVM hackathon’ organisers

The event will begin at 5:30 pm IST in which a cyber expert from the United States will display live hacking of EVMs. The ECI reiterated that the EVMs used by it are manufactured by Bharat Electronics Limited and the Electronics Corporation of Indi...

Scientists warn that red meat and sugar consumption must halve by 2050 Scientists warn that red meat and sugar consumption must halve by 2050

This groundbreaking scientific report makes game-changing recommendations defining the direction of travel towards a sustainable food and farming system to achieve healthy diets for all by 2050. Widespread adoption of the planetary health diet wo...

IN flu-related deaths double in 1 week IN flu-related deaths double in 1 week

The influenza epidemic is set to worsen, as an estimated 1.635 million flu patients were reported from January 7 to 13, up by more than 1 million from the previous week, the health ministry said January 18. All 10 regions reported ILI at or above t...

Prescription opioid marketing led to large number of overdose deaths, study says Prescription opioid marketing led to large number of overdose deaths, study says

Buying a doctor a meal carried as much influence as "paying loads of cash to influential docs in the form of speaking or consultation fees". To conduct their study , the researchers obtained data from two CDC databases on the number of national ...

CVS and Walmart Reach Deal CVS and Walmart Reach Deal

Analysts expect that CVS Health Corp will post 7.02 EPS for the current fiscal year. Had the two companies not resolved their dispute, Medicaid beneficiaries and people whose employers contract with CVS Caremark for drug benefits would have been un...

Scientists reveal 'ideal diet' for peoples' and planet's health Scientists reveal 'ideal diet' for peoples' and planet's health

Professor Walter Willet, one of the report's authors, said: "There's tremendous variety there". Our meat-heavy, vegetable-poor diet is causing "catastrophic" damage to the environment and kills 11 million people a year, a major new study declar...

Wed. 5 pm: Medical marijuana dispensaries open for business Wed. 5 pm: Medical marijuana dispensaries open for business

The dispensary will initially open with a selection of flower products for vaporization only, but will also carry products including edibles, vape pens and cartridges, oral sprays, pills and transdermal patches. Retailers will have a limited suite o...

Man's attempt to treat back pain with semen injections goes horribly wrong Man's attempt to treat back pain with semen injections goes horribly wrong

Doctors discovered "an erythematous papule" on the man's right arm when he was examined. Dr Lisa Dunne wrote in a case study of it in the Irish Medical Journal that:"He had devised this "cure" independent of any medical advice". "While it is the ...

Governor Ron DeSantis wants ban on smokeable medical pot ended Governor Ron DeSantis wants ban on smokeable medical pot ended

When asked whether federal laws against medical marijuana should be changed, DeSantis replied, "I think Congress should address this, but I'm confident that given other states that have gone down this road, anyone who's acting pursuant by the Flori...

World Health Organization Declares Anti-Vaxxers Biggest Global Health Threat World Health Organization Declares Anti-Vaxxers Biggest Global Health Threat

According to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), previous year almost 100,000 children in the United States were not vaccinated against any of the 14 deadly but vaccine preventable infections. WHO has warned that the...

Should You Have this stock in Your Portfolio? Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) Should You Have this stock in Your Portfolio? Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA)

A number of other large investors have also modified their holdings of WBA . What worked in the past for one person may not work in the future for another. Moving further back, the stock noticed a performance of 9.71% over the last six months and sp...

Fitbit users can share data with the National Institutes of Health Fitbit users can share data with the National Institutes of Health

Even though Fitbit users can sync their health stats with Fitbits, they can also share data through their Fitbit accounts. Fitbit users now enrolled in All of Us can opt to sync their Fitbit accounts to help researchers gain insights into the rel...

Unpaid federal workers can't get unemployment benefits, feds say Unpaid federal workers can't get unemployment benefits, feds say

Newsom met TSA workers Thursday at the Sacramento airport. Calling the email "jaw-dropping" and "extraordinary", he said, "the good news is, we're going to do it and shame on them". Transportation Security Administration employee Miguel Pagarigan, wh...

Measles outbreak in the Waikato Measles outbreak in the Waikato

New York has had 177 measles cases reported since fall 2018 - one of the most severe outbreaks of the disease the state has seen in decades, according toThe New York Times. Church of Christ Savior , 3612 F St., Vancouver from 9:30 a.m.to noon Sunday...

Moving more in old age may be linked to sharper memory Moving more in old age may be linked to sharper memory

Among people with a low burden of Alzheimer's disease pathology, the prevalence of Alzheimer's dementia was higher in those who had high frailty than those with low frailty (69% vs 5%). "With over 44,000 Albertans living with dementia, we believe sha...

Red meat report slammed by industry Red meat report slammed by industry

Reorient agricultural priorities from producing high quantities of food to producing healthy food that nurtures human health and supports environmental sustainability. They are allowed more chicken (up to 58g a day), as well as fish and seafood (up ...

Smoking Marijuana Just Once Or Twice Can Change Structure Of Teen's Brain Smoking Marijuana Just Once Or Twice Can Change Structure Of Teen's Brain

The legal status of cannabis is changing in many territories, and young people are less mindful of the perceived risks of smoking cannabis, the authors suggested. "In our sample of cannabis users, the greater volumes in the affected parts of the br...

Less than half of Northamptonshire children received a flu vaccination this winter Less than half of Northamptonshire children received a flu vaccination this winter

Smith. Between 69,000 and 84,000 individuals have been hospitalized due to influenza. The highest hospitalization rate is amongst children under the age of 4. According to the study, too often there are areas that end the influenza season with excess...

Man Injects Semen In Arm To Treat Back Pain, Doctors Baffled Man Injects Semen In Arm To Treat Back Pain, Doctors Baffled

A man developed an abscess after injecting himself with semen in an attempt to treat back pain, a new report found. His was hospitalized after his back pain became severe when he tried lifting a heavy steel object three days prior to being admitted...

Analyst's Rated Stock: CVS Health Corporation (CVS)

Trying to maximize the return on every dollar invested is a goal of many individuals. Arcadia Invest Mgmt Corporation Mi reported 866 shs. Some investors may be struggling after adding the wrong stocks to the portfolio. The stock exchanged hands wi...

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