Medical

by | January 27, 2018 | 17:17

The bears were in much worse condition than the lion, with "oozing wounds and, in some cases, paw pads that were completely burned off", the CDFW said. She had treated Clifford's own cat and the two had talked about Peyton's interest in burn treatments. But the creature's original homes had burned, and the team anxious about releasing them into another bear's territory with no den to survive the winter.

by | January 27, 2018 | 15:55

Only Hawaii is spared. The government doesn't track every flu case but comes up with estimates. The latest state statistics show that last week's drop in the level of flu reports did not continue, and the line has reversed direction. Dr. Stephanie Jernigan said flu deaths have dramatically risen this year compared to recent years. But exactly how well it is working won't be known until next month.

by | January 27, 2018 | 15:47

The Centers for Disease Control are calling this winter's flu outbreak an epidemic and some doctors say it's the worst in nearly a decade. Another reason for the bad flu season is because more than 90 percent of reported flu cases involve the H3N2 strain; one of the most hard flu strains to prevent.

by | January 27, 2018 | 15:31

A fourth straight victory and seventh victory in eight games coming against one of the NBA's top teams should have been reason to celebrate, but there was a lot of concern immediately about Cousins, who could not put any weight on his left foot as he was helped to the locker room with less than 15 seconds left.

by | January 27, 2018 | 00:50

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control shows birth defects linked to the Zika virus have increased in the USA where the virus spread locally, including the Rio Grande Valley. There was an increase in total birth defects from the first to the second half of 2016, but it was non-significant (2.8 versus 3.0 per 1,000 live births, P=0.10), the authors wrote in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report .

by | January 26, 2018 | 20:02

This photograph shows a tethered flying Aedes aegypti mosquito . When mosquitoes were exposed to two odors, one with the shock and one without, the researchers found that the insects could quickly understand the association and stay away from the odor that had produced the mechanical shock.

by | January 26, 2018 | 19:59

Health officials in Oklahoma County are warning residents about the dangers associated with the flu after two more patients died from the virus. This year's flu season began in October 1, 2017. The influenza activity level in IL remains widespread , so much so, that the state is encouraging those who still haven't gotten a flu shot to get one.

by | January 26, 2018 | 19:39

McMahon, founder of the Empire Center, said. "The elimination of full state and local deductibility is a blatantly partisan and unlawful attack on NY that uses our hardworking families and tax dollars as a piggy bank to pay for tax cuts for corporations and other states".

by | January 26, 2018 | 19:43

Healthy persons with influenza also will usually miss three to five days of work, school, or other usual activities, and sometimes may miss seven to 10 days. According to the CDC, the most frequently identified influenza virus subtype reported by public health laboratories was H3N2, which is the most unsafe of the four seasonal strains.

by | January 26, 2018 | 19:16

Shah also hit out at the Congress government in the state for not acting against the attacks on members of BJP and Rashtriya Swamsevak Sangh (RSS). "You elect us to power and we will dig out killers of Hindus even if they are hiding in the depths of hell", he said.

by | January 26, 2018 | 19:10

According to a report released this week, people, especially adults, who have had the flu, are six times prone to a heart attack . According to the CDC , the "best way to reduce your risk of getting sick with seasonal flu and spreading it to others", is to get a flu shot .

by | January 26, 2018 | 19:07

When Violet arrived at the centre her eyes were swollen shut and she was "limp and listless". She was immediately given fluids, pain medication and bandages, but those at the shelter didn't think she'd survive. Violet didnt have a license or a microchip with her and wasnt reported lost, so the shelter has no idea of her former owner, Brightwell said. "When the final badges came off we breathed a collective sigh of relief - Violet was attractive", said PCAS.

by | January 26, 2018 | 16:59

Last year, the broadcaster published a list of its top earners, setting out the pay for staff on more than £150,000, revealing a shocking gap in the earnings of its most well-known male and female presenters and actors. But News reported it is not yet known how much the male stars will reduce their pay packets by. Gracie stepped down as China editor, but she is returning to her former post in the television newsroom in London "where I expect to be paid equally", she wrote in an open letter ...

by | January 26, 2018 | 17:00

The company has market cap of $5.12 billion. Tactile Systems Technology Inc (TCMD) shares are being monitored by traders as the TEMA is gaining upward momentum, signifying a potential uptrend for the name. Therefore 50% are positive. The stock of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has "Strong Buy" rating given on Friday, September 18 by S&P Research. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Monday, November 13 by Morgan Stanley.

by | January 26, 2018 | 16:30

His press conference was little more than a cry for help, letting South Africa know that that the Judiciary's hands are tied. DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach reportedly said: "For years, President Zuma has been trying to frustrate efforts to hold him accountable".

by | January 26, 2018 | 16:06

A year-long study conducted by Senate investigators has revealed that Chinese distributors are routinely, and successfully, utilizing freight options when delivering drugs such as fentanyl to American buyers. First responders in OH administered roughly 43,000 doses of naloxone in 2016. Rob Portman told " CBS This Morning " on Thursday. "They also found obituaries and death records showing that seven buyers died of fentanyl-related overdoses".

by | January 26, 2018 | 16:00

Paul also sat down with Kevin Hines who tried commiting suicide by jumping off the Golden State Bridge when he was 19 years old. Unless you have been living under a rock, you must have already heard about the Logan Paul incident - which has since left him taking a social media hiatus.

by | January 26, 2018 | 11:14

Hoping to end Congress' rule in the state, BJP is banking on Modi and Shah to boost its prospects in the state where the Grand Old Party too is on a strong wicket. Since the NDA government was in power at the Centre, Parrikar's arguments were given precedence and the project was stalled. Shah said Yeddyurappa's Parivarthana Yatra has instilled fear in the Congress government and said the Yatra was aimed not only changing the government but also to bring a better future to the people, ...

by | January 26, 2018 | 03:35

Dolly died from a progressive lung disease five months before her seventh birthday in 2003. Dolly not only launched a renewed interest in cloning but also the ethical debate surrounding it. It involves taking the nucleus of a cell from a tissue, and inserting it into an animal egg. Fetal cells are much easier to reprogram than adult cells , scientists have found.

by | January 26, 2018 | 03:33

The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) begins tracking flu the first week of October each year. In Galveston County alone, more than 3500 flu cases have been reported while last season there were under 500. Joe Hendricks said. The researchers also found elevated risk - albeit not as high as for influenza - with infection from other respiratory viruses.