Medicine

Gangtok | Workshop on HPV vaccine campaign in Gangtok

HIQA's Director of Health Technology Assessment and Deputy Chief Executive, Dr Máirín Ryan said, "HPV infection presents a significant and increasing health bur...


US$1.2 Billion Towards HIV Programming For Men

This NGO denounces the lack of a policy of prevention against this violence or protection for youth in many countries. "I'm so anti what's going on for the LG...


TERROR IN TORONTO? Gunman Expressed 'SUPPORT' for ISIS Website Ahead of Attack

Police executed a search warrant Monday and were set to hunt for what they were told could be a stockpile of weapons and perhaps explosives. His family has said...


National Weather Service issues Excessive Heat Warning - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

The San Diego area endured some wilting temperatures Monday- almost 120 degrees in one desert locale - at the outset of an intense summer hot spell that promise...


VERIFY: West Nile Virus, here's what you need to know

No human cases of West Nile virus have been confirmed in Clay County at this time. It bites and infects birds that other mosquitos then bite and then spread...


Amid Salmonella outbreak, Austinites with backyard chicken coops should heed this warning

Ritz Crackers' maker recalled Ritz Bits Cheese, Ritz Cheese Cracker Sandwiches, Ritz Bacon Cracker Sandwiches with Cheese, Ritz Whole Wheat Cracker Sandwiches ...


Mosquitoes collected in Prince George’s County carry West Nile

To help stop the spread of West Nile, health officials want people to wear insect repellent with DEET and remove standing water sources that breed mosquitoes li...


LifePoint Shares Rise 34% on News of $5.6B RCCH Merger

Analyst Recommendations are opinions given by analysts to their clients about whether a given stock is worth buying or not. The New York-based Jpmorgan Chase A...


Police identify girl killed in Toronto shooting

The province's Special Investigations Unit (SIU) said it is probing the circumstances surrounding his death. The assertion was swiftly shot down by Toronto's...


Abrupt Link Between Hotter Temperature and Suicidal Rates

Given the temperatures we are expected to hit by the year 2050, researchers have estimated suicide rates could increase by 1.4 percent in the USA and by 2.3...


CDC investigating Salmonella outbreaks linked to live poultry in backyard flocks

Dozens of people have been hospitalized. About 26 percent of those who were sickened were children under 5 years of age. 212 cases have been reported. People ...


New Zealand scientists disappointed Viagra trial on pregnant women called off

The mothers were part of a clinical trial to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the drug on unborn babies who had severe fetal growth restriction and who ...


New drug to prevent recurring malaria gets approval

The new drug, GlaxoSmithKline's Krintafel , only targets the kind of malaria that mainly occurs in South America and Southeast Asia. The next step is for...


Chinese premier vows crackdown after violation by vaccine maker

Anxious parents trying to ascertain if their children had been administered faulty vaccines led to the topic becoming the second most watched at the weekend o...


The touching way Prince Harry paid tribute to Diana

Elton John and Prince Harry have teamed up to launch a new AIDS initiative targeted at young men. Prince Harry and Elton John attended the 22nd Interna...


Study Shows Alcohol-Related Liver Disease Increasing Among Millennials

But hepatitis C can lead to cirrhosis and liver cancer , and only one in five people who are at risk actually get screened, even though that screening can save...


Bayer to stop selling Essure birth control implant in US

Bayer will no longer distribute or sell the Essure permanent birth control device in the United States after December 31, 2018, the company said Friday . The...


Burlington mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus

In the past week, some of the mosquitoes that were caught in traps in the Estevan areas were infected with the deadly virus. The Kansas Department of Health ...


CVS pharmacist denies hormones to trans woman

According to a blog post on the ACLU Arizona website , Hilde Hall of Fountain Hills went to her local CVS Pharmacy to get her hormone therapy prescription fill...


Merck makes price pledge, but targets insignificant to bottom line

The meeting comes after Trump threatened the company with retaliation last week for increasing the list prices of 40 drugs. Swiss drugmaker Novartis said ...