Friday July 10-th, 2020

No need to cut down on bacon sandwiches, researchers say No need to cut down on bacon sandwiches, researchers say

However, in what amounts to a scientific food fight, a group of doctors from Harvard, Yale, Stanford and elsewhere, including one of the study authors, requested in a letter to the journal that it "pre-emptively retract publication" of the papers p...

Elkhart County officials announce aerial spray to combat EEE virus Elkhart County officials announce aerial spray to combat EEE virus

Officials decided not to spray in Kalamazoo or Portage over the weekend because so many residents opted out, which would make the treatment ineffective. There have been 23 confirmed animal cases of EEE in MI. The spraying is the state's attempt to ...

Otago professor queries results of red meat review Otago professor queries results of red meat review

At the heart of the controversy is the way nutrition research is conducted compared with research into, say, prescription drugs. Most people who understand the magnitude of the risks would say "Thanks very much, but I'm going to keep eating my meat...

UGA To Develop New Flu Vaccine With Multi-Million Dollar NIH Grant UGA To Develop New Flu Vaccine With Multi-Million Dollar NIH Grant

The Health Department will bill Medicare, Medicaid, State Employees' employers and most private insurance plans for adult flu shots. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that influenza has resulted in as many as 49 million ill...

CDC Warns Hunters to Watch Out for Tuberculosis in Deers CDC Warns Hunters to Watch Out for Tuberculosis in Deers

The bearer, as per another CDC report, was a contaminated deer. Testing of a sample collected from the patient was linked to M. Bovis isolated from a deer in 2007. There are two ways a human can contract tuberculosis from an animal. Although mo...

'Making Strides Against Breast Cancer' walkers were a vision in pink 'Making Strides Against Breast Cancer' walkers were a vision in pink

To mark the start of breast cancer awareness month on Tuesday, the National Breast Cancer Foundation has released new data showing the risk to Australian women of getting breast cancer is now one-in-seven, up from one-in-eight past year. Therefore ...

Mass. announces five more cases of vaping-related illness Mass. announces five more cases of vaping-related illness

Charlie Baker's administration works to respond to the danger. The first Nebraska death related to severe lung disease associated with e-cigarettes or vaping has been reported to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, according to a ...

Kalamazoo/Portage Won't Be Sprayed Tonight For EEE

To date, health officials are currently reporting nine human cases of EEE E within six counties along with the now 28 additional cases identified in animals across 13 counties. No special precautions are recommended; however, residents and individual...

Pelosi: Impeachment is worth losing House over

The letter also thanks Maguire's office for "support thus far to activate appropriate resources to ensure their safety". Even beyond that, though, some in the White House reportedly see the past six days since House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif....

US probe of vaping illnesses focuses on THC from marijuana US probe of vaping illnesses focuses on THC from marijuana

US health officials are recommending that people stop using electronic cigarettes or vaping products, particularly those that contain the marijuana ingredient tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), based on the latest findings of an ongoing investigation into a...

MOH: Heart disease main cause of death in Palestine MOH: Heart disease main cause of death in Palestine

Most people know chest pain can be a sign of heart disease - but it isn't necessarily the only warning sign that something might be wrong. "If you're suffering from shortness of breath and fatigue, this could be due to a condition stopping your ...

"I Deserve To Meet My Accuser": Trump On Ukraine Scandal Whistleblower

Trump's Republican allies have closed ranks as he battles the deepest crisis of his presidency, flatly denying he abused his power and seeking to discredit the anonymous whistleblower who exposed the scandal. Mr Schiff said he expected the whistle...

Washington issues flavoured vaping ban, joining other states Washington issues flavoured vaping ban, joining other states

There are about 4,000 stores in the state that sell nicotine vaping products, and there are about 480 licensed marijuana retailers who also may sell THC vaping devices or cartridges. "We look forward to working with Gov. Inslee and state lawmakers to...

Weather NWS: winter storm this weekend could be Weather NWS: winter storm this weekend could be "historic"

Meanwhile, high wind and low humidity prompted weather service officials to issue fire danger warnings in central and southeastern Wyoming on Thursday. Forecast snow totals through Sunday across the northern Rockies. "What makes this storm more signi...

Teacher 'Reassigned' After Calling Trump 'Idiot' Teacher 'Reassigned' After Calling Trump 'Idiot'

A teacher in Florida is under investigation after a question criticizing President Donald Trump showed up in a quiz distributed to middle schoolers. "My daughter was doing her homework at the dinner table and she said to me, 'Daddy, you gotta see...

Men With Fertility Issues Have An Increased Risk Of Prostate Cancer Men With Fertility Issues Have An Increased Risk Of Prostate Cancer

The research - in the British Medical Journal - looked at 1.2 million pregnancies in Sweden over 20 years. Consequently, they wrote, "justifying screening for prostate cancer in all infertile men is hard". The IVF group with no previous cancer hi...

First human case of West Nile virus spread by mosquito recorded

Dead birds tested positive in Bay County back in July. Bay County Mosquito Control is continuing to provide mosquito prevention treatments in high risk areas, including marshes and outdoor event venues like high school athletic facilities.

Strides Pharma suspends sale of Ranitidine tablets in U.S. Strides Pharma suspends sale of Ranitidine tablets in U.S.

Ranitidine tablets is amongst the top 5 products sold by the company in the USA. Strides Pharma Global, Singapore, has received approval for Solifenacin Succinate tablets , 5 mg and 10 mg, from the United States Food and Drug Administration (...

Sterling (GBP) on the Ropes after Dovish BoE Rate Talk Sterling (GBP) on the Ropes after Dovish BoE Rate Talk

With the Bank having indicated last week that uncertainty over the outcome of Brexit was weighing on the economy, Michael Saunders, who sits on the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee, has now said that rates may still need to come down even if the Unit...

Iowa vaping illness cases on the rise | 1040 WHO Iowa vaping illness cases on the rise | 1040 WHO

The revelations, contained in a report issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ), underscore what's been a debate since the first vaping illnesses were reported in August - whether the nationwide illnesses are coming from the l...

Quality of Carbohydrates, Protein Has Improved in U.S. Diet Quality of Carbohydrates, Protein Has Improved in U.S. Diet

According to a new "report card" on the American diet , consumption of highly processed foods with added sugars dropped three percent since 1999. "Snacks, desserts, pizza, fast food sandwiches, and sugar sweetened beverages are now major contribut...

Warren Brushes Past Biden in National Poll Warren Brushes Past Biden in National Poll

A Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll taken on september 23-24 found a 1 percentage point rise in support for Biden since last week, suggesting his supporters were standing by their candidate. Warren said she would reinstate the OTA, boost salaries and esta...

Study finds billions of plastic particles released by tea bags

Researchers steeped the plastic tea bags in hot water, and found the number of particles released into a cup was orders of magnitude greater than those in other food and drinks, they report this week in Environmental Science & Technology.

What The Web Now Says About Ashton Kutcher What The Web Now Says About Ashton Kutcher

She said some horrific things about you Ashton ", the host stated, including, "I just thought that he was more sensitive than that". "It's hard to imagine your parents as kids". but you could still very much see the change! Moore - whose memoi...

EEE case confirmed in Kent County deer EEE case confirmed in Kent County deer

The third person in the state to die of EEE this year was from Hampden County , officials said. EEE is a rare but potentially fatal disease that can cause brain inflammation and is transmitted to humans bitten by infected mosquitoes, according to...

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