Thursday October 1-st, 2020

Bernie Sanders' doctors say he's fit and healthy for 'rigors of presidency' Bernie Sanders' doctors say he's fit and healthy for 'rigors of presidency'

Sen. Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., on Monday released the results of his most recent annual physical exam, as well as letters from three of his doctors, making him the second septuagenarian in the Democratic presidential contest to offer an inside look at...

Students Need Vaccines Before Returning To School Students Need Vaccines Before Returning To School

As of mid-November, the number of measles cases that countries around the world reported to the World Health Organization was three times higher than the number of cases reported during the same time in 2018. Seattle Public Schools is hosting free ...

Douglas County Reports Second Flu Death Douglas County Reports Second Flu Death

Both of the victims have been over 65 and both deaths occurred in the month of December. The most recently released Centers for Disease Control ( CDC ) map looks different than just a few weeks ago. "It's not too late to get vaccinated", the CDC remi...

Exercise Can Help in Cancer Treatment Exercise Can Help in Cancer Treatment

USA health officials recommend that adults get at least 2½ hours of moderate-intensity aerobic exercise, 75 minutes of vigorous-intensity aerobic exercise, or a comparable combination of the two per week. "Both moderate and vigorous-intensity activ...

Barack Obama and Donald Trump Tie As Most Admired Man in 2019 Barack Obama and Donald Trump Tie As Most Admired Man in 2019

Eighteen percent of US adults nominated Trump when asked which man "living today in any part of the world" they admired most, while another 18 percent identified the most recent Democratic president. Former presidents make up seven of the 10 men with...

Peloton actor gifts real-life girlfriend a Peloton bike for Christmas Peloton actor gifts real-life girlfriend a Peloton bike for Christmas

As you know, Peloton justified the ad by saying it promoted health, but it pulled the commercial nonetheless. Ahead of Thanksgiving, Peloton released a now-viral and widely controversial ad for their bikes, "The Gift That Gives Back", which f...

Pentagon tells military personnel to avoid commercial DNA tests Pentagon tells military personnel to avoid commercial DNA tests

The memo also states that some DNA kit companies are targeting military personnel with discounts, although it does not name any specific companies. The memo was written by Joseph D. The sites say they can also offer analysis into potential health c...

Fast intermittently to get slim this New Year Fast intermittently to get slim this New Year

Intermittent fasting diets, he says, fall generally into two categories: daily time-restricted feeding, which narrows eating times to 6-8 hours per day, and so-called 5:2 intermittent fasting , in which people limit themselves to one moderate-sized...

FDA approves new drug for migraine sufferers FDA approves new drug for migraine sufferers

Ubrogepant is the first drug in the class of oral calcitonin gene-related peptide receptor antagonists approved by the agency for the acute treatment of migraine . It's for the acute treatment of migraines in adults who either can't take or don't ...

Want to Lose Weight? Have a Cup of Coffee or Tea Everyday Want to Lose Weight? Have a Cup of Coffee or Tea Everyday

Fox News reported that the study was carried out on rats who were fed a relatively unhealthy diet for four weeks in a row, which consisted of 40-45 percent carbohydrates and just 15 percent protein. Much like a previous study that examined the obes...

Young child in Pierce County dies from flu complications Young child in Pierce County dies from flu complications

A Washington state child under the age of five died from flu-related complications according to the Tacoma Pierce Health Department, and doctors say it's the same strain of virus that led to the death of a child in King County last week. In the week ...

Leading Republican senator hasn't ruled out Democrats' call for impeachment trial witnesses Leading Republican senator hasn't ruled out Democrats' call for impeachment trial witnesses

According to McConnell, Pelosi's move is "absurd": "She apparently believes she can tell us how to run the trial", he told Fox and Friends on Monday. "She hates all of the people that voted for me and the Republican Party", Trump charged on Chris...

Ahead of holidays, Senate hopes for fair, speedy impeachment trial

The second relates to obstructing the work of Congress, with Trump charged for threatening witnesses in the congressional inquiry into the abuse of power. Many House Democrats fear the Senate will swiftly move to acquit the president without examin...

First flu deaths reported in Idaho First flu deaths reported in Idaho

A (H1N1) virus , After the particular strain of the disease, is the next most common and is increasing in proportion relative to other influenza viruses in some areas. More than 1,300 confirmed cases of the disease have been reported to authorities ...

Health officials warn of possible measles exposure in Central Virginia Health officials warn of possible measles exposure in Central Virginia

A person with measles may have infected others at an airport in Austin, Texas, earlier this month, officials say. Those who think they have been exposed should check when they last had their vaccination and consult with their health care provider.

'Vast majority' of vaping illnesses blamed on vitamin E 'Vast majority' of vaping illnesses blamed on vitamin E

The number of reported cases of EVALI seems to be on the decline, but the CDC says new cases are being reported weekly. There have been 54 deaths and more deaths are under investigation. However, it's since been discovered to be risky when inha...

Democratic presidential hopeful Mike Bloomberg to campaign in OH on Friday Democratic presidential hopeful Mike Bloomberg to campaign in OH on Friday

Bloomberg has spent more on campaign ads in the last few weeks than his main rivals have all year. "We can not wait, after what's happened to our country and all the things that you described, of people not being comfortable, not being optimistic abo...

63-car pileup shuts down Interstate 64 in Virginia 63-car pileup shuts down Interstate 64 in Virginia

All westbound lanes of Interstate 64 in York County, Virginia, about 80 kilometres southeast of Richmond, remained closed Sunday afternoon as authorities worked at the scene of the pileup, which began shortly before 8 a.m. "It was just so scary", sai...

Chili Peppers May Cut Heart Attack, Stroke Risk Chili Peppers May Cut Heart Attack, Stroke Risk

A new study has revealed that a diet that includes chillies could help lower the risk of heart disease , so start firing up your pepper intake. The hot pepper, typical of the Mediterranean diet , is already known for its therapeutic virtues of va...

Vitamin E acetate in THC vapes is lung-injury culprit — CDC Vitamin E acetate in THC vapes is lung-injury culprit — CDC

As of December 17, the CDC confirmed 2,506 cases vape-related lung illnesses from people living in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and 2 US territories, and 54 deaths have been confirmed in 27 states. Based on the new data, the CDC on Fr...

Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg rallies in Nashville Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg rallies in Nashville

Bloomberg, 77, regularly touts his record in business and public service, from co-founding the financial and media behemoth Bloomberg LP to serving as mayor of New York City for three consecutive terms. So far, Bloomberg's unorthodox campaign strat...

1 in 2 adults obese by 2030 1 in 2 adults obese by 2030

But they are more accurate than previous estimates, the researchers said. "Given how notoriously hard obesity is to treat once it's established, you can see that we're in an untenable situation", said Aviva Must, chair of Tufts University's Publi...

Shocking twist in missing mother and newborn baby case Shocking twist in missing mother and newborn baby case

According to KPRC in Houston , a member of the Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department said a 1-month-old baby was found in a Jersey Village home around 11 p.m. According to Carey, he returned home around 2 p.m. after working all morning and found Broussar...

Former US governor defends pardon of child rapist Former US governor defends pardon of child rapist

As noted by the Courier Journal , which cited the Forensic Science International journal, "a survey of pediatric child abuse rape cases indicated that only 2.1% of subjects examined had visible lesions on the hymen". The victim, who is related to Sc...

Feds accuse CVS, Omnicare of prescription drug fraud Feds accuse CVS, Omnicare of prescription drug fraud

The Department of Justice says in federal court papers that Omnicare's pharmacies sent drugs to people living in residential facilities based on stale, invalid prescriptions. The prescribed drugs included anticonvulsants, antidepressants, and antipsy...

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