CEO of disgraced Arizona care facility resigns after vegetative patient gives birth

The Arizona Department of Economic Security says in an emailed statement that it had sent a team to check on the health and safety of every person in the facility since the pregnancy and birth were reported and that it was working with Phoenix po... More..

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Flu death toll rises to six as virus 'now circulating more intensely'
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Flu death toll rises to six as virus 'now circulating more intensely'

While it's best to get one early in the season , it's never too late - and doing so may protect not only you, but also children, the elderly and other vulnerable populations, experts say. The infection rate ...More..

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio guarantees comprehensive health care to all residents
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio guarantees comprehensive health care to all residents

New York City, with a population of 8.6 million, has more than 6000,000 residents that remain uninsured, so city officials have created a landmark plan to reduce that number to zero. Now, a coalition made of ...More..

by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

Longford people in flu risk group are urged to get vaccinated

The 2017-2018 flu season killed the most people since the late 1970s, the CDC also said at the time. The hospital has not set a date when they anticipate to lift the restriction, but said that they will con...More..

WWE legend Chris Jericho signs full time with All Elite Wrestling
by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

WWE legend Chris Jericho signs full time with All Elite Wrestling

Of course the location was obvious considering their backers - Shahid and Tony Khan - own the city's National Football League franchise, the Jaguars. - New AEW EVP Cody Rhodes and Chief Brand Officer Brandi...More..

by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Flu activity begins to spike across country

While H1N1-predominant seasons tend to be milder overall at the population level compared to those characterized primarily by H3N2, individuals who get hit with either strain won't detect much of a difference -...More..

De Blasio Announces Healthcare For All NYC Residents, Regardless Of Immigration Status
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

De Blasio Announces Healthcare For All NYC Residents, Regardless Of Immigration Status

Mayor Bill de Blasio first broadcast the plan on MSNBC Tuesday morning, offering more details at a press conference held at Lincoln Hospital in the Bronx. And we're doing that here in this city, ' de Blas...More..

Health care facility’s CEO resigns after patient in vegetative state gives birth
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Health care facility’s CEO resigns after patient in vegetative state gives birth

Her identity hasn't been reported, and it's not known if she has family or a guardian. On Dec. 29, with help from one of the facility's nurses, the patient gave birth to a healthy baby boy, KPHO reported....More..

Dovish Fed Chief Powell Delivers What the Markets Wanted
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Dovish Fed Chief Powell Delivers What the Markets Wanted

Powell said he did not think the latter was having much impact on markets , but that the strategy would be changed if it started interfering with the bank's broader goals of maintaining strong employment and ...More..

Mediterranean Diet Named Best Diet for 2019
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Mediterranean Diet Named Best Diet for 2019

To follow the Mediterranean diet , one must eat a mostly plant-based diet of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, legumes and nuts. If you're interested in trying out the Mediterranean Diet , Peick suggests st...More..

by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

These Are the 5 Best Diets for 2019, According to Experts

It also won best diet for healthy eating, easiest diet to follow, best diet for diabetes, best heart-healthy diet, and best plant-based diet, so it's really an all-around victor. In fact, the WW Freestyle™ prog...More..

Democratic states appeal Texas judge's ruling striking down Affordable Care Act
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Democratic states appeal Texas judge's ruling striking down Affordable Care Act

Obamacare was struck down by a federal judge in Texas last month, and now a nationwide coalition of attorneys general, including Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, want to appeal that decision. Nevad...More..

Wisconsin Department of Health Services says flu activity is rising
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Wisconsin Department of Health Services says flu activity is rising

That virus is similar to the one that caused the flu pandemic in 2009, said Halperin, but hasn't been predominant since then - meaning that many people likely don't have immunity to it anymore. This year's flu ...More..

Swedish hospital investigating a suspected Ebola case, authorities say
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Swedish hospital investigating a suspected Ebola case, authorities say

The patient, who lives in Sweden, returned from a trip to Burundi 3 weeks ago but was not known to have visited an Ebola-contaminated area, Kohler said. It did not confirm the person definitely had the Ebola ...More..

by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Nancy Pelosi Won't Rule out the Indictment of President Trump

House seat from NY. In this case, it was by winning back the Democratic majority and amassing the votes for the speaker's job. Steny Hoyer, D-Md.; Gerry Connolly, D-Va.; Don Beyer, D-Va.; Jamie Raskin, D-Md.;...More..

American doctor exposed to Ebola transferred to US to be monitored
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

American doctor exposed to Ebola transferred to US to be monitored

Doctors are keeping a close eye on an American physician who returned to the US from the Congo and may have been exposed to Ebola . USA officials arranged the physician's travel, a spokesman for the medical ...More..

Widespread flu activity reported in Georgia — CDC
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Widespread flu activity reported in Georgia — CDC

Since the beginning of October, the H1N1 virus has been behind most of the cases in the U.S. In January 2018, Governor Cuomo signed an emergency executive order allowing pharmacists to administer flu vaccine...More..

Flu Cases Spike Across New York State And In Broome County
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Flu Cases Spike Across New York State And In Broome County

Mesa County Public Health has started a new online data tracker for flu statistics, and it's open to the public. The Marquette County Health Department Clinic usually does flu shots by appointments. Doctors s...More..

Drew Barrymore opens up about her divorce
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Drew Barrymore opens up about her divorce

These days, Barrymore is focused on her daughters, and doesn't mind dating here and there. 'Sure, I can be this with two hours of hair and makeup and awesome photography and lighting. When announcing their ...More..

MI child dies from flu; 1st of the season
by | Sunday, December 23, 2018

MI child dies from flu; 1st of the season

The flue is a contagious respiratory disease caused by different strains of the influenza virus . The CDC said there's still time for all unvaccinated persons over the age of 6 months to get the seasonal flu...More..

Walgreens starts fiscal 2019 better than analysts expected
by | Saturday, December 22, 2018

Walgreens starts fiscal 2019 better than analysts expected

In the recent week Walgreens Boots Alliance stock price volatility was noted 3.00% while for the last month volatility was seen at 2.60%. Low volume means there are less number of stocks traded in excha...More..

'GOD HEALED ROXLI': 11-year-old girl's rare, inoperable brain tumour disappears
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

'GOD HEALED ROXLI': 11-year-old girl's rare, inoperable brain tumour disappears

Despite there being no cure for the disease, Roxli's family made a decision to proceed with an 11-week course of radiation. A Texas girl's inoperable brain tumor has disappeared, and her parents are giving ...More..

US Democrats vow to appeal ruling against Obamacare
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

US Democrats vow to appeal ruling against Obamacare

Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Sunday criticized a federal judge's ruling that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional, as well as the ongoing efforts by some Republicans to repeal the law. Legal expert Timoth...More..

Surgeon general issues warning about teen use of e-cigarettes
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Surgeon general issues warning about teen use of e-cigarettes

They have been pitched to adult smokers as a less-harmful alternative to cigarettes, though there's been little research on the long-term health effects or on whether they help people quit. One major advantage ...More..

Nicotine vaping on rise among USA teenagers
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Nicotine vaping on rise among USA teenagers

Adams recommends parents, teachers and health professionals learn about e-cigarettes, talk to children about the risks and set an example by not using tobacco products. Students even take hits from their Juuls ...More..

United States judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional, Democrats vow to appeal
by | Monday, December 17, 2018

United States judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional, Democrats vow to appeal

Susan Collins (R-ME), CNN's Jake Tapper asked whether the senator agreed with President Donald Trump , who called O'Connor's ruling " great ". "Nearly a decade of constant and cynical assault on what wa...More..

Trump hails choose’s ruling towards Obamacare as ‘nice’
by | Monday, December 17, 2018

Trump hails choose’s ruling towards Obamacare as ‘nice’

He also reminded us that each of the nine Supreme Court justices in the 2012 case had agreed that the individual mandate was inseverable from at least some other ACA provisions (for example, the prohibition...More..

A Texas Federal Judge Ruled That The Affordable Care Act is Unconstitutional
by | Sunday, December 16, 2018

A Texas Federal Judge Ruled That The Affordable Care Act is Unconstitutional

Trump tweeted . "Now Congress must pass a STRONG law that provides GREAT healthcare and protects pre-existing conditions". Trump lost no time in tweeting his delight at the court's ruling on a complaint ...More..

On eve of ACA deadline, fewer Iowans enrolled compared to previous year
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

On eve of ACA deadline, fewer Iowans enrolled compared to previous year

By contrast, there were 546,000 more sign-ups at the same point in last year's open-enrollment period, when the cumulative number of plans selected reached about 4,678,000 at the end of the sixth week. She sa...More..

BREAKING NOW: Federal Judge Rules 'ENTIRE' Affordable Care Act Unconstitutional
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

BREAKING NOW: Federal Judge Rules 'ENTIRE' Affordable Care Act Unconstitutional

The district court ruling does not necessarily mean the law is officially null, however. The rest of the law can not be separated from that provision and is therefore invalid, he wrote . In oral arguments in S...More..