Friday December 13-th, 2019

Unvaccinated Kentucky teen who sued over chickenpox policy now has the illness Unvaccinated Kentucky teen who sued over chickenpox policy now has the illness

An 18-year-old student who was banned by his school for refusing to take the chickenpox vaccine has now contracted the disease. "He's fine. He's a little itchy", Wiest told The Cincinnati Enquirer . Kunkel's father, Bill, told CNN affiliate WLWT ...

Tourists trapped in Mongolia after couple die eating infected marmot Tourists trapped in Mongolia after couple die eating infected marmot

In an even more recent example: Last week a couple in Mongolia died of bubonic plague after eating raw marmot. The pair had eaten raw marmot meat and kidney and a six-day quarantine was imposed on May 1 following their deaths in Mongolia's we...

Burger King's jab at Happy Meal goes south, netizens call it distasteful Burger King's jab at Happy Meal goes south, netizens call it distasteful

MHA's Before Stage 4 campaign works to address mental health issues before they reach that point. Some netizens said the idea was "crass and does nothing to help the mental health crisis". With all the talk about Burger King's " Real Meals ", some Tw...

HIV treatment eliminates risk of passing on virus, landmark study says HIV treatment eliminates risk of passing on virus, landmark study says

Although 15 of the men among the 972 gay couples did become infected with HIV during the follow-up, genetic tests showed their HIV strains had been acquired from another sexual partner. "We've got a way to go to get people easier access to testing an...

Germany mulls $2,790 fines to boost measles vaccination rates Germany mulls $2,790 fines to boost measles vaccination rates

Spahns draft will be voted according to the report, now in the government. The bill - if made into law - is expected to go into effect July 2020, which meant that parents of children who went to kindergarten and schools would have a year to gather ...

CDC: 764 cases of measles reported in 23 states CDC: 764 cases of measles reported in 23 states

Arthur Fougner, president of the Medical Society of the State of NY, in a statement. New York has been contending with two large outbreaks, one in Rockland County and one in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. "All 40 were old enough to ge...

Shilpa Shetty`s son does this to impress `guru` Tiger Shroff Shilpa Shetty`s son does this to impress `guru` Tiger Shroff

Tiger is Viaan's idol and the six-year-old couldn't resist from visiting the set of a reality show, which his mother is judging. Sharing a video of the same on her Instagram handle, Shilpa joined the fans as together they broke the Internet with th...

Hancock not ruling out compulsory vaccinations Hancock not ruling out compulsory vaccinations

Last month, New York City declared that those who live in the neighborhoods where there is an ongoing outbreak and who had not received their vaccination or did not have evidence of immunity, could be fined $1,000. In 2018, 966 cases of measles were ...

LA County confirms 7th measles case LA County confirms 7th measles case

The Orange County Health Care Agency (HCA) confirmed the first case to The Panther April 30. The Department of Public Health is urging people to be vaccinated against measles , especially if they are traveling internationally. There is no know...

Guest Opinion: NAMI Chaffee County to observe Mental Health Month

The World Health Organization is predicting that mental health will be one of the most important health challenges facing humanity in the next decade. "They don't want to be considered one of those people, and where that comes from oftentimes is when...

Deals you can score during National Nurses Week Deals you can score during National Nurses Week

A memorandum of understanding designates Rome Memorial Hospital as SUNY Poly's nursing practicum site, offering current registered nurses the opportunity to obtain a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree online at their convenience. I also invite e...

John Wick: Chapter 3 Twitter Reviews Are In John Wick: Chapter 3 Twitter Reviews Are In

This evening in London Reeves and Stahelski walked the red carpet and we were there to talk with them. IGN's Terri Schwartz had a few issues with John Wick 3's storytelling and character decisions, but enjoyed the insane fights, greater focus ...

Newborn dropped on head at Arizona hospital, video shows

People did: By Friday morning, the video had been shared almost 50,000 times on Facebook. "As a mother, you're supposed to be your child's protector, and I felt like I couldn't do that, that day", said Monique. The nurse practitioner also said acci...

Josh Hader of Oklahoma Has Stroke After Popping Neck Josh Hader of Oklahoma Has Stroke After Popping Neck

McCollom said Hader had torn his vertebral artery, one of the major arteries in the neck that goes up into the brain. "The way he twisted the neck caused a bisection". According to CNN , he was then transferred to Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City and ...

Burger King Raises Mental Health Awareness With Burger King Raises Mental Health Awareness With "Real Meals"

Included in the deal is a Whopper, french fries, and a drink. The Real Meal mood choices during May are Pissed Meal, Blue Meal, Salty Meal, YAAAS Meal and DGAF Meal. Because nine times out of ten, it's a huge dig at McDonald's . For now, they're o...

John Singleton's Net Worth Was Around $35 Million at Time of Death John Singleton's Net Worth Was Around $35 Million at Time of Death

On Tuesday, Obama relied on his Twitter page to pay respect to Singleton. Back in July 2017, John Singleton stopped by WGN-TV in Chicago to discuss his new television show " Snowfall " on FX. John Singleton , the writer-director behind the fi...

‘Obamacare’ opponents weigh in U.S. appeals court ‘Obamacare’ opponents weigh in U.S. appeals court

U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor of the Northern District of Texas ruled in December that the law was unconstitutional following the mandate repeal , and the case is on appeal. Chief Justice John Roberts and four more liberal justices who voted in ...

Over 64% of Measles Cases in NY Are Children Over 64% of Measles Cases in NY Are Children

But in a Government statement, the ministry stepped up its call to anyone still not immunised against the disease to visit the nearest polyclinic or GP, for the two-dose measles/mumps/rubella (MMR) vaccine. Two doses of the vaccine fully immunise aga...

Los Angeles County identifies additional case of measles | Lexington Herald Leader

The current outbreak traces its roots to travellers to countries including Ukraine and Israel facing outbreaks. The World Health Organization has said at least 95 percent of a community must be immunized against measles to achieve the "herd immunit...

Adults question their immunity amid measles outbreak Adults question their immunity amid measles outbreak

The outbreaks in New York City and New York State are among the largest and longest lasting since measles elimination in 2000. The US exceeded that record high in less than four months, highlighting a very concerning outbreak originating from clust...

Curacao vows to stop measles spreading from Scientology ship Curacao vows to stop measles spreading from Scientology ship

Dr. Izzy Gerstenbluth, chief epidemiologist for the Curacao Biomedical and Health Research Institute, said passengers and crew who can prove they were already vaccinated or have had measles in the past would likely be free to disembark "and go about ...

Blue Origin targeting launch of New Shepard Thursday morning Blue Origin targeting launch of New Shepard Thursday morning

PT before the (unoccupied) crew capsule and rocket booster separated from each other. New Shepard rose off a pad at Blue Origin's West Texas test site at 9:35 a.m. Smoothly accelerating as it consumed propellants and lost weight, the rocket sho...

CVS sees revenue jump 35% in Q1, credits Aetna integration, healthcare sales CVS sees revenue jump 35% in Q1, credits Aetna integration, healthcare sales

In total, CVS said the Aetna deal helped boost its net income by 43% to $1.4 billion over the same period a year ago. While CVS is reporting earnings that include Aetna, the company is still working to clear a regulatory hurdle for the acquisition....

Stop washing your raw chicken — CDC Stop washing your raw chicken — CDC

Americans eat more chicken every year than any other meat, chicken can be a nutritious choice, but raw chicken is often contaminated with Campylobacter bacteria and sometimes with Salmonella and Clostridium perfringens bacteria. "Don't wing f...

New type of dementia has been identified New type of dementia has been identified

Another type of Alzheimer's disease has been discovered. Researchers have found the two proteins spread like an infection, and report that elevated levels of amyloid beta and tau prion activity were found in the brains of younger patients who d...

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