Health Care

by | December 11, 2018 | 04:26

This is why you should never taste or eat raw dough or batter-whether made from recalled flour or any other flour. While eggs are perfectly safe to eat when handled and cooked properly, they can make you sick if the eggs are contaminated and are eaten raw or lightly cooked.

by | December 10, 2018 | 05:13

Charles Cobbs, a neurosurgeon at Swedish Medical Center, where the woman was treated, told the Times . When doctors took a CT scan of her brain, they found what they initially believed to be a large tumour. That report found there have been 109 cases of the amoeba reported in the USA between 1974 and 2016. She then shot the contaminated water far up her nasal cavity toward olfactory nerves in the upper part of her nasal cavity, causing the brain-eating infection called granulomatous amoebic ...

by | December 09, 2018 | 22:09

Mrs May warned Tory would-be rebels the country would be in "uncharted waters" if the deal is rejected. "We have a leader of the Opposition who thinks of nothing but attempting to bring about a general election , no matter what the cost to the country".

by | December 09, 2018 | 02:30

Col. Tammy K. Mayer, Consultant for Army Public Health Nursing and Health Promotion for the U.S. Army Surgeon General said , "The more that the community knows about flu prevention the better". Vaccinations remain to be the top defense against the flu, especially during flu season. Young children and the elderly are at higher risk of getting severe illness, Webby said: "So by getting vaccinated, you're not just protecting yourself, but also, through herd immunity, you're protecting others".

by | December 08, 2018 | 02:47

According to the CDC , most cases of Balamuthia mandrillaris aren't diagnosed until immediately before death or after death, so doctors don't have a lot of experience treating the amoeba and know little about how a person becomes infected.

by | December 08, 2018 | 00:56

But it's not anything fantastically fictional - it's a real blood clot that came out of the body of human being and is the exact shape of a lung passage. The pulmonary surgeon Dr Georg Wieselthaler told The Atlantic when he carefully spread out the clot, realising it was the ideal shape, he was "astonished".

by | December 07, 2018 | 23:51

Months later, the doctors implanted a fertilized egg that had been preserved in-vitro and in December 2017, a baby girl was delivered via C-section. The baby was born by cesarean section between 34 and 36 weeks at the Hospital das Clinicas, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine.

by | December 07, 2018 | 21:59

The villagers believe that the lake has become dirty after the woman's dead body was found in it. Dr BC Satheeh, CEO, Zilla panchayat told CNN-News18, "In some places, the water from the lake is used without treating even for consumption". "There is no risk of infection spreading from the water", she said. The lake is the only source of drinking water in the area and the source of water for irrigation.

by | December 07, 2018 | 16:27

And even though Democrats are more vocal about a higher federal minimum wage , they fall behind their Republican colleagues in paying their own interns any amount at all. "SEVERAL bartenders, managers, & servers now worked in Senate + House offices", she tweeted. It found that in the Senate, 51% of Republicans and 31% of Democrats pay their interns.

by | December 07, 2018 | 04:44

After a series of experiments, the scientists arrived at the new test for cancer. In a major breakthrough, scientists from the University of Queensland in Australia have claimed success in developing a simple a 10-minute test to detect all types of cancer.

by | December 07, 2018 | 03:46

The transplant womb was taken from a mother-of-three who had died from bleeding on the brain. The baby girl was born almost a year ago to a 32-year-old woman who wasn't born with a uterus, according to the report detailed in the medical journal Lancet on Tuesday.

by | December 07, 2018 | 00:50

Now, following a round of embargoed news coverage published earlier on Thursday, the update has been made available to the public. The ability to take ECGs anytime, anywhere is one of the main selling points of Apple Watch Series 4 - and by far its biggest advantage over rival smartwatches.

by | December 06, 2018 | 20:18

Other adverse effects may include nausea, vomiting, pain below the ribs in the upper abdomen and diarrhea. The release added there is a slight possibility that a higher potency could cause infants to develop permanent renal or kidney injuries.

by | December 06, 2018 | 15:11

Despite an increase in knowledge and education about HIV/AIDS, research found many people living with HIV/AIDS still faced stigma in their day-to-day lives. Darryl O'Donnell, CEO of the Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations said: "Advances in medicine, technology and health promotion have powered strong progress against HIV".

by | December 06, 2018 | 02:16

The flu vaccine can not prevent all cases of the respiratory illness, but it appears to reduce severe outcomes - intensive care unit admissions and death - among those who are vaccinated but still become infected with the virus, say the researchers behind a newly published study.

by | December 06, 2018 | 00:56

But Ocasio-Cortez wasn't done yet. "We did it when no one else thought we could". "She's much better at it". Incoming Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) tweeted Saturday that she was frustrated to learn that her health-care costs would be chopped by more than half upon entering Congress, accusing her fellow lawmakers of enjoying cheap government health insurance while opposing similar coverage for all Americans.

by | December 05, 2018 | 22:57

The donor, who was 45 when she died of a brain hemorrhage, had delivered three children. Almost a year later, the researchers say that neither the mother nor the child have experienced any complications or abnormalities. Dr Dani Ejzenberg, from Hospital das Clínicas in Sao Paolo, said: "The first uterus transplants from live donors were a medical milestone, creating the possibility of childbirth for many infertile women with access to suitable donors and the needed medical facilities".

by | December 05, 2018 | 20:39

This change is particularly evident in the distribution pattern of a tiny molecule called a methyl group, which decorates the DNA. We have not yet tested other cancers, but because the methylation pattern is similar across all cancers it is likely the DNA will respond in the same way.

by | December 05, 2018 | 15:16

According to a company statement, Unilever's Indian arm Hindustan Unilever will acquire GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare in an all-stock merger. HUL is expecting the GSK deal to be completed in one year. Most of the sales of Horlicks, considered to be the market leader in the healthful food drinks category in India, and other nutrition products are generated in the country itself.

by | December 05, 2018 | 01:27

Zainab's tumor was found in her stomach two months ago, but doctors believe it may have been growing undetected for nearly ten months. But OneBlood says Zainab is going to need a lot more blood than three donors can provide to beat the cancer.

by | December 04, 2018 | 07:13

Noting that huge progress has been made in diagnosis and treatment , and prevention efforts have avoided millions of new infections , he stressed that "the pace of progress is not matching global ambition". Minister Atupele Muluzi, MP, Minister of Health, and Dan Namarika, Secretary for Health, as well as dignitaries from UNAIDS , WHO and others to commemorate the 30th recognition of World AIDS Day (started in 1988).

by | December 03, 2018 | 01:29

The " Know your status " theme should also go beyond HIV services. 2017 - For the first time, half of all people living with HIV worldwide are receiving antiretroviral treatment. The Union government has set sights on reducing new HIV infections by 75% in the country by 2020. - In sub-Saharan Africa young women are twice as likely to be living with HIV than men.

by | December 02, 2018 | 18:09

The Federal Government on Saturday stressed the need for all Nigerians to know their HIV status, saying there's enough drugs and plans to cover the free treatment of all who test positive to the virus. An estimated 92% of the 102,000 people living with HIV in Britain have been diagnosed, the agency said. Hundreds of people clad in red to commemorate World Aids Day are already streaming through the gates at Dobsonville stadium.

by | December 01, 2018 | 23:30

But Dr Soumya Swaminathan , of the World Health Organization , said: "Without urgent efforts to increase vaccination coverage and identify populations with unacceptable levels of under- or unimmunized children, we risk losing decades of progress in protecting children and communities against this devastating but entirely preventable disease".

by | December 01, 2018 | 20:26

Life expectancy fell in 2015, was level in 2016 and fell again previous year - the longest period of decline since the 1910s when life expectancy fell to 39 and almost a million Americans died... West Virginia was once again the state with the highest rate of drug overdose deaths. Drug overdose deaths also continued to climb, surpassing 70,000 a year ago, in the midst of the deadliest drug overdose epidemic in USA history.