Health Care

#WorldMentalHealthDay: Raising awareness on mental health issues globally

One such discussion was held on Twitter earlier this year during May, which is considered as Mental Health Month. This plea was made on Wednesday at the com...


Mitch McConnell: 'We Are Committed to Helping the President Get Wall Funding'

Kavanaugh was confirmed 50-48 by the Senate on Saturday, with just one Democrat supporting him. "The other side did it", he told reporters after the swearing-...


Flu Shot Clinic at El Camino

While the timing of flu season is unpredictable, seasonal flu activity can begin as early as October and last as late as May. Health Director Nicole Alexander...


Mental Health Day: More people seek help, but stigma persists

Yet, those struggling with mental health problems are still being marginalised, ' Guterres said. The tips below are universal principles created to support a di...


A Wider Lens Is Needed to Treat Those With Mental Illness

Results from our Workplace Wellbeing Index show that 48 per cent of employees have experienced a mental health problem at their current job . Instead of wo...


Nikki Haley 'quits' as U.S. ambassador to United Nations

President Trump said he has a "big announcement" to make with his "friend" Nikki Haley at the White House today. Haley's first book , released in 2012 w...


Nearly 40% Of Americans Admit To Eating Fast Food Every Day

The survey assesses the health of adults and children in the USA and tracks changes over time, looking at who eats it (age, income, gender) and how they eat it ...


Please don't call police about 'drunk' birds, department says

According to Gilbert police, its received numerous reports of what look to be drunk birds "flying into windows, cars and acting confused". He added: 'It app...


Wear pink and help cancer research says MP for Hemel Hempstead

More than 340,000 rides to treatment and other cancer-related appointments were provided to cancer patients in 2017; and cancer patients and caregivers utilized...


GE replaces CEO it hired just a year ago

Culp has served on GE's board since April. Flannery launched a turnaround plan this year that would narrowly focus GE on aviation and power , but the makeover ...


Surfer dies from brain eating amoeba after visiting Waco, Texas, resort

Kelly Craine, Waco-McLennan County Public Health District spokesperson said, "The CDC collected water samples and are now investigating to find the source". I...


Study raises new concerns that screens sap kids’ brains

The study was published last week in the journal " The Lancet Child and Adolescent Health ". Nineteen out of 20 children in the USA failed to meet the lifesty...


Texas Pool Closes After 'Brain- Eating Amoeba' Kills Visitor

Once he returned home to New Jersey, Stabile complained of a severe headache on September 16, according to a GoFundMe campaign set up to spread awareness abou...


Scientists Who Sparked Revolution In Cancer Treatment Share Nobel Prize In Medicine

Their parallel work concerned proteins that act as brakes on the body's immune system and it constitutes "a landmark in our fight against cancer", said a stat...


As a teen, Kavanaugh was never a legal drinker in Maryland

He also told Fox News in his interview Monday: "Yes, there were parties, and yes, the drinking age was 18". Those who were 18 or older at the time were "grand...


Health officials encouraging residents to get flu vaccine

Prior to last flu season - which ran from October 1, 2017 - May 19, 2018 - the CDC estimated that an average of 12,000 to 65,000 people die from the flu p...


What did we learn from the Kavanaugh and Ford Supreme Court hearings?

The ABA went on to say that any appointment to the Supreme Court is "simply too important to rush to a vote". There were two distinct juries whose opinions ...


Friday morning committee vote could set up quick Kavanaugh confirmation

Kavanaugh used his opening statement to both attack Democrats who he says are targeting him and refute all of the particulars of the allegations lodged agains...


Vikings concerned about DE Everson Griffen's well-being

Bank Stadium because of a knee injury and did not attend the game because of what the team called a personal issue. Vikings security chief Kim Klawiter told...


Learn more about the disease

The study is the first ever to project Alzheimer's and dementia rates by race and ethnicity. Alzheimer's has multifaceted impact on the individual, family...


Health Officials Say Now is The Time to Get Your Flu Shot

There are contra-indications to the flu vaccine as enumerated in pamphlets distributed at the launch. The vaccine is considered the best available tool in fig...


Healthwatch: Most Yogurts Have Deceptively High Sugar Levels

We all know its good for us and most contain probiotics which help our digestive health . "A lot of people don't actually realize how much added or fre...


Aged over 70 and healthy? A daily aspirin won't help

The study found the higher death rate in the aspirin-treated group was due primarily to a higher rate of cancer deaths. Professor McNeil added that a small in...


Cigna gets DOJ approval to buy St. Louis based Express Scripts

While the federal antitrust division will not seek to block the merger , the deal is still subject to state regulators and various departments of insurance. "B...


Shallotte woman killed when Horry Co. transport van caught in flood

According to reporter Summer Dashe of WPDE TV-15 (ABC - Myrtle Beach/ Florence, S.C.), "many of the roads in (in the area) are closed because of flooding". Pr...