Friday November 16-th, 2018

Meghan Markle's promise to Harry's 'favourite Aussie' Daphne Dunne Meghan Markle's promise to Harry's 'favourite Aussie' Daphne Dunne

Meghan pictured arriving in Sydney with Harry on Monday morning. News of Meghan Markle's pregnancy has only just broken, but Australia's Governor-General Peter Cosgrove and Lady Cosgrove wasted no time in being the first to present the parents-...

Officials say a child is first to die in Florida flu season Officials say a child is first to die in Florida flu season

Healthy Schools, founded by former Jacksonville Jaguars player Tony Boselli, said the clinics are getting back on track, offering in-school flu shots to students in the district. The state defines an "outbreak" in a school as "three or more epidemiol...

Cancer Survivor Says Store Manager Asked Him To Cover Disfigured Face Cancer Survivor Says Store Manager Asked Him To Cover Disfigured Face

When he went home, he told his daughter what happened and could not help but shed tears. Kirby Evans is a skin cancer survivor, who lost his nose and his left eye to the disease. 'It has to stay open and nothing is to touch that area that might r...

15-Century-Old 'Vampire' Kid Dug Up in Child Cemetery in Italy 15-Century-Old 'Vampire' Kid Dug Up in Child Cemetery in Italy

This suggests those who buried the child-who probably died of malaria during a deadly fifth century outbreak-feared it might rise from the dead and spread the disease to those who survived. The aforementioned grave of a 3-year-old included rocks said...

Selena Gomez 'seeking treatment' to 'tackle her emotional issues head-on' Selena Gomez 'seeking treatment' to 'tackle her emotional issues head-on'

Justin Bieber was reportedly crying shortly after the news broke that his ex-girlfriend, Selena Gomez , has allegedly entered a psychiatric facility. Finally, Selena Gomez is the most colorful of the bunch, walking through a jungle habitat, weari...

Breast cancer awareness starts with your own breast health Breast cancer awareness starts with your own breast health

Every year, the month of October is dedicated to breast cancer awareness across the globe. To be sure, the gap in the number of deaths from breast cancer between Chicago's black and white women has not been eliminated, although for those 65 and o...

ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

At each Strides event, communities embrace a bittersweet mix of goal - celebrating survivorship and paying meaningful tributes to loved ones lost. According to figures released to coincide with the global awareness day for the disease, nearly three...

More American Kids-Especially Those Without Private Health Insurance-Aren't Getting Vaccines More American Kids-Especially Those Without Private Health Insurance-Aren't Getting Vaccines

Amanda Cohn, a pediatrician and the CDC's senior adviser for vaccines, said "This is something we're definitely concerned about". The data underlying the latest reports do not explain the reason for the increase in unvaccinated children. The growin...

C-section births surge to ‘alarming’ rates worldwide C-section births surge to ‘alarming’ rates worldwide

A special series of three papers published in The Lancet reveal the alarming rate of c-section births worldwide, and focuses on the optimization of c-section use. Cesarean delivery, a surgical procedure in which a baby is born via incisions in th...

Local police go pink for breast cancer Local police go pink for breast cancer

Last year, almost half a million dollars was raised collectively for cancer research organizations. It is also a time for people to help and support breast cancer survivors. A biopsy is the only definitive way to make a diagnosis of breast cancer. ...

Average Premiums for Benchmark Obamacare Plans Will Drop in 2019 Average Premiums for Benchmark Obamacare Plans Will Drop in 2019

Even as she touted the lower premiums Thursday, Verma said "the law needs to change to mitigate the damage done by Obamacare". But those claims require some context. However, the data is specifically weighted using the most recent 2018 data and is ...

What is it, when is it and what is 2018's theme? What is it, when is it and what is 2018's theme?

Being educated about the matter is not only empowering, but it can also bring about empathy for others, help lessen the falsities associated with mental illness and help those suffering from any mental challenges seek the help they need. "This year's...

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

Scott Lindquist, state infectious disease epidemiologist at the Department of Health. For example, neurologists may recommend physical or occupational therapy to help with arm or leg weakness caused by AFM. Dr. Elizabeth Meade, chief of pediatrics at...

Chicago girl diagnosed with rare polio-like disease Chicago girl diagnosed with rare polio-like disease

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , AFM causes inflammation of the spinal cord area that can directly impact muscle use. Among them is two-year-old Julia Payne, whose symptoms started off resembling those of a common cold.

U.S. clears Aetna-CVS Health deal but requires divestiture U.S. clears Aetna-CVS Health deal but requires divestiture

The tie-up secured DOJ approval September 17, bringing together Cigna's medical benefit expertise and Express Scripts' PBM capabilities under one roof. CVS said Eva Boratto, the company's chief accounting officer and controller, would become CFO when...

MoPH and its partners to raise awareness about mental health MoPH and its partners to raise awareness about mental health

Mr Stevens said: "As evidence in this country emerges - and the Chief Medical Officer is now looking at what we know and the impact of social media - we need to consider the links between health and technology for better, in many cases, but also for ...

LA County Confirms First West Nile Death of 2018 LA County Confirms First West Nile Death of 2018

Most people with West Nile generally recover and death is extremely rare. There is no specific treatment for this disease. Given the especially wet spring and summer, keeping mosquitoes under control has been a problem with one of the primary def...

Mental health appointment applauded by charity Mental health appointment applauded by charity

It remains the leading cause of death for men under age 45, according to government research. "Thus far, too little has been done to demonstrate a real commitment to saving young lives despite our continued campaigns to work with government to end ...

Health Problems, Global Warming Linked, Per Study Health Problems, Global Warming Linked, Per Study

Especially significant given the dire United Nations climate change report is the authors' finding that people affected by Hurricane Katrina had a 4 percent higher prevalence of mental-health issues than people in comparably sized communities who h...

Rasmussen Poll: GOP Pulls Even With Dems on Generic Ballot Rasmussen Poll: GOP Pulls Even With Dems on Generic Ballot

There are also some signs that Republican candidates are rallying around positions that are the opposite of their potential future Senate colleagues. "It's turned our base on fire", McConnell said about the battle, which he's called a political gif...

India Is One of The Most Depressed Countries In The Whole World India Is One of The Most Depressed Countries In The Whole World

Stigma is part of the reason why mental health services are not well developed in many countries, the report said. The minister pointed out that the destigmatisations of mental illness would go a far way in creating a better, more caring Ja...

Selena Gomez Reportedly Hospitalized After Having Selena Gomez Reportedly Hospitalized After Having "Nervous Breakdown"

She even tried to ripping IV's off her arm. Gomez previously shared her struggles with mental health issues in an interview with Harper's Bazaar, detailing that she suffers from anxiety and depression. She is now believed to be receiving psychiat...

Learn More About Mental Health Awareness in Teens with NAMI Sarasota Learn More About Mental Health Awareness in Teens with NAMI Sarasota

Qatar Airways, in partnership with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), will host a programme of activities and events throughout the month of October created to raise awareness of good mental health and wellbeing in the workplace, as part of World Me...

LeBron James, Lonzo Ball take the floor together for first time LeBron James, Lonzo Ball take the floor together for first time

He still has a little ways to go before he's 100 percent, but head coach Luke Walton liked what he saw from Ball. "As he has said, there are a lot of reasons he joined the Lakers , including family and a number of basketball specific reasons, but te...

Climate-Change Heatwaves Will Cause Mental Health Crises in Miami, Study Warns

Earlier the scientists had predicted a 2 degrees Celsius rise in earth's temperature could have unsafe consequences. Scientists picked all the information from climate econometrics to understand if there are any links between mental health and clim...

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