Mammograms - The best method for detecting early signs of breast cancer

For many others, there are new advancements in breast cancer screening that can provide additional layers of detection that can help save lives.Over the last 10 years, The Breast Center at Floyd has continued to explore and invest in new technologies... More..

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Breast Cancer Screening For Early Detection
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Breast Cancer Screening For Early Detection

According to Kim Deti, Public Information Officer for the Wyoming Department of Health , early detection is incredibly significant. Commenting, Aberdeenshire East MSP Gillian Martin said: "Every year, Breast...More..

UPMC confirms 3 suspected cases of rare disease that paralyzes children
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

UPMC confirms 3 suspected cases of rare disease that paralyzes children

The CDC says less than 1 in a million Americans develop AFM a year. In a similar case of AFM, Camden Stravers , a three-and-a-half-year-old from Iowa, who was healthy just three months ago, can no longer su...More..

10 kids diagnosed with rare polio-like illness in IL
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

10 kids diagnosed with rare polio-like illness in IL

Specialists at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control will confirm the diagnoses. In 2014, 120 children were diagnosed with AFM. The disease is not new but the cause remains unknown. 14 cases have been report...More..

Educating the youth on mental health is critical
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Educating the youth on mental health is critical

Mental health is a serious problem spanning all ages all over the world, as staggering figures have proven. Gaga noted that one in four of us will have to deal with a mental health condition at some point...More..

McConnell: If Democrats investigate Trump, it could help him win re-election
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

McConnell: If Democrats investigate Trump, it could help him win re-election

Trump is the first President in the modern era not to release any personal tax returns, something Democrats and activists have been clamoring for throughout his presidency. A handful of Democratic lawmakers, i...More..

by | Thursday, October 11, 2018

Rare illness affecting kids discovered in King, Pierce, Lewis and Snohomish counties

Cases of a rare polio-like illness that are turning up across the country are also appearing here in North Texas. However, the 2014 cases coincided with a national outbreak of a respiratory illness caused by a ...More..

Mental health crisis may cost world $22 trillion by 2030
by | Thursday, October 11, 2018

Mental health crisis may cost world $22 trillion by 2030

Last year, Chance revealed that he has struggled with anxiety and opened up about the stigma around mental health in the black community. The PM will also announce the campaign to train a million people in ...More..

Survey Says GOPers Madder, More Likely to Vote Than Dems
by | Thursday, October 11, 2018

Survey Says GOPers Madder, More Likely to Vote Than Dems

They're fuming over what they see as Democrats' defamation of an upstanding, beer-loving Christian, and promise payback come the midterm elections on 6th November. The letter from Roberts does not mention Kavan...More..

AFM:
by | Thursday, October 11, 2018

AFM: "Polio-like" Illness has Affected 6 Minnesota Children

Acute flaccid myelitis , also known as AFM, affects the body's nervous system , targeting the spinal cord, and can result in paralysis. Ehresmann says parents are urged to follow normal procedures for reduci...More..

Trump seeks to use battle over Kavanaugh to spur Republican voter turnout
by | Thursday, October 11, 2018

Trump seeks to use battle over Kavanaugh to spur Republican voter turnout

Kavanaugh officially became a member of the high court Saturday. The president said Kavanaugh overcame intense scrutiny by Democrats who considered him guilty and didn't want to give him due process. The ca...More..

'It does not cause influenza': Sask. doctor recommends flu shots
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

'It does not cause influenza': Sask. doctor recommends flu shots

If you take a nasal spray, side effects include a runny or blocked nose, headache, tiredness, and loss of appetite. "They're anxious about past failures", Johnson said. Flu vaccine effectiveness varies from s...More..

Mental health awareness programme kicks-off Wednesday
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Mental health awareness programme kicks-off Wednesday

Introduced globally on World Mental Health Day on 10 October, the new Wellbeing Leave changes mean Xero staff can now not only take leave for physical or mental illness, to cover medical procedures, when a ...More..

PHCC partners with WEYAK to create mental health awareness among youth
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

PHCC partners with WEYAK to create mental health awareness among youth

There will be a health marketplace, with Pearson Legal, Tameside Oldham, Glossop Mind and Healthy Minds on hand to give information and advice about health and wellbeing. They especially point out that the nu...More..

Trump claims Kavanaugh allegations are 'Democrat hoax' in new attack
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Trump claims Kavanaugh allegations are 'Democrat hoax' in new attack

He was confirmed by the Senate in a 50-48 vote on Saturday. In the 1990s, before becoming a judge, Kavanaugh was part of special counsel Kenneth Starr's team that investigated Democratic President Bill Clinto...More..

Birds Drunk on Fermented Berries are Causing Chaos in a Minnesota City
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

Birds Drunk on Fermented Berries are Causing Chaos in a Minnesota City

Younger birds can not handle the toxins as well as older birds, local police chief Ty Techar said in a statement. 2 birds dove into my windshield both on the way to work and on the way home. "They have actually...More..

Scotland Health Care kicks of Breast Cancer Awarness Month with a walk
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

Scotland Health Care kicks of Breast Cancer Awarness Month with a walk

St. Vincent Anderson Women's Center has added breast MRI - magnetic resonance imaging - technology to its comprehensive program for diagnosing and treating breast cancer . However, there are other, more import...More..

by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Chemistry Nobel awarded for groundbreaking research on proteins

Arnold - who is the fifth to join an important group of women to win the Nobel Prize in Chemistry - instead developed a method to produce mutations in the genes that produced certain enzymes in order to sel...More..

American, Japanese wins Nobel for cancer research
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

American, Japanese wins Nobel for cancer research

In the past decade, immunotherapies that worked to inhibit these brakes have been trialed in patients with advanced melanoma , while others are now being trialed in lung and prostate cancers . The pharmaceuti...More..

NJ Surfer Dies From Rare,
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

NJ Surfer Dies From Rare, "Brain-Eating Amoeba"

The agency is testing for Naegleria fowleri , colloquially known as a "brain-eating amoeba". Fabrizio Stabile came down with a "severe headache" while mowing his lawn in Ventnor, NJ., on September 16. In the...More..

Too much screen time, too little horseplay for kids: U.S
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Too much screen time, too little horseplay for kids: U.S

The findings were published in Lancet Child & Adolescent Health. Walsh along with his research team observed the data of 4,520 children spread across 20 locations in the US. Nearly one in three children (29% ...More..

Waco Wavepool Closed While CDC Tests for
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Waco Wavepool Closed While CDC Tests for "Brain Eating Amoeba"

Stabile died at the Atlantic City Medical Center in New Jersey on September 21, days after returning home from Texas, NJ.com reported . Fabrizio Stabile, 29, died September 21, according to his obituary. I...More..

American, Japanese win Nobel for cancer research
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

American, Japanese win Nobel for cancer research

Therapies based on his discovery proved to be strikingly effective in the fight against cancer. Allison , initially driven only by curiosity about immune cells, had a insane thought: Maybe CTLA-4 can be exploi...More..

Inside the Booze-Soaked 1980s When Brett Kavanaugh Was in High School
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Inside the Booze-Soaked 1980s When Brett Kavanaugh Was in High School

Brett Kavanaugh emphatically and at times angrily defended his high school drinking before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday afternoon - referring to beer or his enjoyment of beer more than two do...More..

Boone County Prepapres For Flu Season By Opening Rural Immunization Clinics
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Boone County Prepapres For Flu Season By Opening Rural Immunization Clinics

He added, "It's frustrating because it's preventable". "We've had years where it affected more healthy people, like H1N1". Vulnerable populations like children, older adults, and those with weakened immune ...More..

Catholic Magazine Revokes Endorsement Of Brett Kavanaugh After Hearing
by | Friday, September 28, 2018

Catholic Magazine Revokes Endorsement Of Brett Kavanaugh After Hearing

When asked to say whether he believes Kavanaugh is telling the truth, Flake said nothing at all. Kavanaugh denied the accusations. In this photo combination, Christine Blasey Ford testifies before the Senat...More..

Vikings concerned about DE Everson Griffen's well-being
by | Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Vikings concerned about DE Everson Griffen's well-being

Hospitalized on Saturday evening, Griffen will be away from the team for the foreseeable future. The Vikings have not identified specifics of any ailment or mental disorder Griffen has or is being treated for...More..

Number Of US Citizens Suffering From Alzheimer To Increase In Coming Years
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Number Of US Citizens Suffering From Alzheimer To Increase In Coming Years

The study says there are now almost 3.2 women in the USA living with dementia, compared to almost 1.8 million men. A precursor to Alzheimer's disease is dementia, and it has been found in clinical practices...More..

2 dead after van swept away in S. Carolina amid Florence flooding
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

2 dead after van swept away in S. Carolina amid Florence flooding

They traveled northwest, on their way to Darlington about 100 miles away, across an obstacle course of blocked roads and swollen waters. The death toll from Florence reached at least 37 in three states Tues...More..

CDC gives recommendations on upcoming flu season
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

CDC gives recommendations on upcoming flu season

Bela Matyas, health officer for Solano County, in a press release. Despite this conflicting advice, Public Health Solutions in Crete says some immunization is better than none, and predicting the timing of th...More..