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Medicina WHO Very Concerned About Congo Ebola Outbreak
Autor: 0 WHO Very Concerned About Congo Ebola Outbreak

NRC is providing food, essential household items, education and legal counselling in Ituri, North and South Kivu, Tanganyika and the Kasai region for people who have been forced to flee, and for those returning home. Health officials said it could hinder the response there to Ebola, a serious, often-fatal disease that is transmitted to people from wild animals and spreads from human to human through the bodily fluids of people who exhibit symptoms.

Medicina Syphilis Cases Surge Among US Newborns, Reaching 20-Year High
Autor: 0 Syphilis Cases Surge Among US Newborns, Reaching 20-Year High

Congenital syphilis can lead to a number of complications, including miscarriage or premature birth, as well as blindness, deafness or even death in newborns, according to the CDC. Anyone, including pregnant women, can lower their risk of syphilis by using condoms properly every time they have sex and by making sure that their partner has also been tested for syphilis, the CDC said.

Medicina Vikings' Everson Griffen being evaluated at hospital after weekend incident
Autor: 0 Vikings' Everson Griffen being evaluated at hospital after weekend incident

ESPN reported Tuesday that Griffen was "getting assistance on personal matters". While Zimmer said that this type of support role isn't his area of expertise, he said the team will extend a "very, very good support program". "Again, I just hope the best for him". In the five years that I've been here, I've always loved Everson, the effort that he puts out, the work that he does, [we can] count on him in game time and even in practice.

Medicina Facebook not protecting content moderators from mental trauma: lawsuit
Autor: 0 Facebook not protecting content moderators from mental trauma: lawsuit

More than 7,500 content reviewers work for Facebook, including full-time employees and contractors. The suit, filed in San Mateo County last week, alleges negligence and failure to maintain a safe workplace. The lawsuit , filed on September 12 in state superior court in San Mateo County, California, says Facebook content moderators working under contracts have to look at thousands of "videos, images and live-streamed broadcasts of child sexual abuse, rape, torture, bestiality, beheadings, ...

Medicina Vikings ‘Focused On Everson’s Well-Being’ After Incident
Autor: 0 Vikings ‘Focused On Everson’s Well-Being’ After Incident

According to Fox 9 law enforcement sources, Minneapolis Police were called to the Hotel Ivy Saturday afternoon on a report of threats being made by a guest. Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman released a statement on the matter Monday night. Griffen was ruled out of the game Sunday against the Buffalo Bills with a knee injury.

Medicina 2 dead after van is swept away in S. Carolina
Autor: 0 2 dead after van is swept away in S. Carolina

The deputies had been scheduled to drop off the pair at nearby hospitals and were driving near the Little Pee Dee River, which had been rapidly rising due to Florence. The sheriff's office transports 1,200 patients per year, traveling up to 40,000 miles each month, he said. According to Marion County Coroner Jerry Richardson , the victims have been identified as Windy Wenton, 45 of Shallotte, NC, and Nicolette Green, 43, of Myrtle Beach.

Medicina Fall 2018 flu vaccine clinics available
Autor: 0 Fall 2018 flu vaccine clinics available

The CDC encourages everyone to get a flu vaccination, especially young children, older adults, pregnant women, children and adults with chronic diseases. Last year's flu season was worse than many previous years in Ionia County with almost 3,000 cases reported to the health department, according to Bevington.

Medicina 'Cluster' of cases of Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Surrey
Autor: 0 'Cluster' of cases of Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Surrey

Legionnaires' disease is a pneumonia-like illness caused by inhaling water vapor containing legionella bacteria. The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services' (DHHS) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have been conducting environmental testing to identify a potential source of the bacteria that causes Legionnaire's disease.

Medicina President Trump Backs Arizona's Martha McSally After Decisive Primary Win
Autor: 0 President Trump Backs Arizona's Martha McSally After Decisive Primary Win

On Thursday, his body will be flown to Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, and on Friday he will lie in state at the US Capitol. "You think about those 60-plus years and everything he's done from his time served as a POW to all the years in the senate, the things he's done her for the great state of Arizona - and to be able to do that in five or six minutes is extremely hard".

Medicina Trump takes aim at Democratic nominee for Governor in Florida
Autor: 0 Trump takes aim at Democratic nominee for Governor in Florida

Implicitly denouncing the divisive and hate-filled platforms of DeSantis and President Donald Trump , Gillum declared at his victory party Tuesday night that his campaign is "going to unite this state". But the win also comes as the FBI is investigating corruption at city hall. Gillum has said he is not a target in the investigation. Nixon agreed, tweeting that: " Andrew Gillum just won his primary for governor of Florida! ".

Medicina Takeaways From the Florida and Arizona Primaries
Autor: 0 Takeaways From the Florida and Arizona Primaries

Establishment choice Rep. Martha McSally fended off challenges from two conservative insurgents to become the Republican nominee to fill retiring Sen. Nelson's seat is vital in the battle for Senate control; both he and GOP Gov. Rick Scott are expected to skate through the primary to the general. In another set of primaries in Florida , Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, who has called for Mr Trump to be impeached, won the Democratic gubernatorial nomination.

Autor: 0 World’s Most Depressing Study Confirms All Alcohol Is Bad for You

An additional four people would be affected in either way if people drank just one alcoholic drink a day - an increase of 0.5% - and 63 more people (so 977 in 100,000) would be at risk of injury or disease if they drank two drinks a day , a 7% increase.

Medicina West Nile Virus report in Monroe County
Autor: 0 West Nile Virus report in Monroe County

The Leeds, Grenville, and Lanark District Health Unit says West Nile Virus has been found in mosquitoes in Perth. "Not in my house, not on my skin, not in my yard", said Dr. Make sure you wear mosquito repellent and have screens on your windows to reduce getting a mosquito bite. Eight cases of WNV have been confirmed; one resident of Berrien County, one resident of Kent County, one resident of Oakland County, and five residents of Wayne County including one death.

Medicina Mollie Tibbetts Found Dead: Full Story of Where Missing Student Was Found
Autor: 0 Mollie Tibbetts Found Dead: Full Story of Where Missing Student Was Found

Officials say the suspect, Cristhian Bahena Rivera , is in the country illegally. Tibbetts has been missing since July 18, when she was last seen jogging through the streets of Brooklyn. Cristhian Bahena Rivera is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Mollie Tibbetts , who disappeared July 18 from Brooklyn, Iowa . Rivera said he doesn't recall what happened next, but blacked out and came to near an intersection.

Medicina Public housing officially smoke
Autor: 0 Public housing officially smoke

It doesn't apply to e-cigarettes and chewing tobacco. Smokers now have to light up at least 25 feet from a building. According to a Center for Disease Control 2014 study, the no-smoking policy will save about $497 million a year in healthcare and housing-related costs.

Medicina Dog infection: Man loses both legs after pet LICKED him
Autor: 0 Dog infection: Man loses both legs after pet LICKED him

The family has set up a GoFundMe page to cover his many surgeries and prosthetic for his hands and legs - which he'll be fitted for once he recovers from sepsis . People over age 40 are more at-risk. Infectious disease specialist Silvia Munoz-Price told Fox Manteufel had a "very severe response" to the infection.

Medicina Court ruling not needed to stop end-of-life care
Autor: 0 Court ruling not needed to stop end-of-life care

The Supreme Court made the ruling as it quashed an appeal regarding a case in which relatives of a man left in a permanent coma by an extensive brain injury chose to withdraw the treatment keeping him alive. His family and his doctors agreed it would be in his best interests to allow him to die by withdrawing his feeding tube. Richard Gordon QC argued that common law or European Union human rights law should require that any case involving the withdrawal of such treatment should be subject ...

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Autor: 0 Internet "Hot Water Challenge" severely injures IN teen

When he fell asleep, he says the friend heated up some water and poured it on him, in what was supposed to be a joke , according to CBS affiliate WXIN . "And, it's suggesting to people that they can try it and they won't be hurt, but they will be". BartKus says it's possible that people who do the challenge could end up with permanent disfigurement due to burns on the body or burns to the airway that could result in death.

Medicina CVS pharmacist denies hormones to trans woman
Autor: 0 CVS pharmacist denies hormones to trans woman

The apology comes after Hilde Hall shared her experience on the American Civil Liberties Union's website. " He did not give me a clear reason for the refusal ", Hall wrote, "embarrassed and distressed, I almost started crying in the middle of the store", she continued.

Medicina Man dies after eating raw oysters tainted with 'flesh-eating' bacteria
Autor: 0 Man dies after eating raw oysters tainted with 'flesh-eating' bacteria

Skin lesions caused by Vibrio vulnificus bacteria after Hurricane Katrina. " Vibrio vulnificus is a naturally occurring bacteria in warm, salty or brackish water", Florida Department of Health said. Most people with mild cases of vibriosis recover in about three days, with no lasting effects. Amputation of the infected limb may also become necessary.

Medicina Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.7bn damages in talc cancer case
Autor: 0 Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.7bn damages in talc cancer case

The pharmaceutical goods major will have to pay Dollars 550 million in compensatory damages and USD 4.14 billion in punitive damages to the women and their families. 'The company should pull talc from the market before causing further anguish, harm, and death from a bad disease'. 'The result of the verdict, which awarded the exact same amounts to all plaintiffs irrespective of their individual facts, and differences in applicable law, reflects that the evidence in the case was simply ...

Medicina Brett Kavanaugh's views of presidential power drawing questions
Autor: 0 Brett Kavanaugh's views of presidential power drawing questions

Off the list now that Kavanaugh is the pick: Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., and Dean Heller , R-Nevada. Michael Brune, executive director of the Sierra Club, the nation's largest environmental group, said Kavanaugh "continually and reliably sides with corporate polluters and the wealthy over the public's right to breathe clean air and drink clean water".

Medicina Pres. Trump announces pick for Supreme Court nominee
Autor: 0 Pres. Trump announces pick for Supreme Court nominee

Bush to the D.C. Appeals Court in 2003. Donald Trump said: "What matters is not a judges political views but whether they can set aside those views to do what the law and the constitution require". with new information throughout. She highlighted the power of a Supreme Court Justice on a personal level saying that two decades after Brown vs.

Medicina Mosquito with West Nile virus found in Milwaukee
Autor: 0 Mosquito with West Nile virus found in Milwaukee

Mosquitoes can be more than pesky insects. "Larval surveillance and control have been done at both sites where infected adults were collected, and all subsequent adult samples have turned up negative for the presence of the Virus", stated a DEP news release provided by spokeswoman Megan Lehman.

Medicina 'Gaming disorder' will soon be classified as a mental health condition
Autor: 0 'Gaming disorder' will soon be classified as a mental health condition

The World Health Organization now considers Gaming Disorder a unique mental health condition in the latest revision to its disease classification manual. These games are commonly played on electronic and video devices. The WHO was discussing adding gaming addition back in December 2017, when it introduced it in a draft version of ICD-11 .

Autor: 0 Gaming disorder is now classified as a mental health condition

Clinicians have also debated the validity of establishing a gaming disorder , as it shares many characteristics with other addictive disorders. However, video gaming addiction appears to be treated in a similar way as how the World Health Organization described a gambling addiction.

Medicina Immigration rules for non-EU doctors and nurses to be 'softened'
Autor: 0 Immigration rules for non-EU doctors and nurses to be 'softened'

NHS doctors and nurses will be excluded from restrictions to the number of visas granted to skilled non-EU migrant workers, the Home Office has confirmed. She added: "The NHS, general practice included, has always been supported by the skills and hard work of doctors and other healthcare professionals from overseas".

Medicina Workplace foods may lead to unhealthy eating
Autor: 0 Workplace foods may lead to unhealthy eating

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The food rarely included foot items such as fruit or whole grain. Many working Americans obtain food and beverages from work, and these foods often do not align with dietary guidelines, according to a study presented during Nutrition 2018 , the annual meeting of the American Society for Nutrition, held from June 9 to 12 in Boston.

Medicina One-third of common medications can make people depressed
Autor: 0 One-third of common medications can make people depressed

The scientists know of more than 200 different over-the-counter and prescription medications that have depression or suicidal thoughts as potential side effects . Patients who do develop depression as a drug side effect can often switch to different prescriptions, said Dr. Barbara Mintzes, a pharmacy researcher at the University of Sydney in Australia who wasn't involved in the study.

Medicina American Red Cross Seeking Blood Donors
Autor: 0 American Red Cross Seeking Blood Donors

The Red Cross wants people to recognize some misconceptions about blood donation as the organization looks for more donors. As part of an worldwide movement, the American Red Cross is launching the Missing Types campaign to recruit new and existing donors to fill an urgent shortage of blood supply.

Autor: 0 New blood test could be the ‘holy grail of cancer research’

In its trial stage, the test proved particularly successful in detecting genetic diseases, including pancreatic and ovarian cancers . "This is potentially the holy grail of cancer research, to find cancers that are now hard to cure at an earlier stage when they are easier to cure, and we hope this test could save many lives", lead study author, Dr Eric Klein, told The Telegraph .

Medicina People Who Wear Glasses Are Actually More Intelligent, Research Suggests
Autor: 0 People Who Wear Glasses Are Actually More Intelligent, Research Suggests

Researchers at the University of Edinburgh are hoping their findings will help them determine how and why cognitive function and intelligence declines as people grow older. Absolutely not . A 2010 study shows that fake glasses overwhelmingly tend to make wearers more dishonest . While the study identified trends, it did not investigate why these correlations exist and what future implications could be.

Medicina Texas School Shooting Suspect's Father Calls Son 'Victim'
Autor: 0 Texas School Shooting Suspect's Father Calls Son 'Victim'

Abbott will meet with two dozen people, including supporters and opponents of arming teachers, following the fourth-deadliest USA school shooting this year at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas on Friday. Mr Pagourtzis said his son never displayed any signs that he would be capable of such violence, explaining that he did not fight with others, did not drink alcohol and seemed to enjoy healthy pursuits such as working out.

Medicina Olga Tokarczuk's Flights wins the Man Booker International Prize
Autor: 0 Olga Tokarczuk's Flights wins the Man Booker International Prize

The £50,000 prize, which celebrates the finest works of translated fiction from around the world, has been divided equally between its author and translator. "These journeys and fragments, in Jennifer Croft's deft translation, accumulate into an enchanting meditation on metamorphosis and connection". Torakczuk and Croft beat Ahmed Saadawi's novel " Frankenstein in Baghdad ", a horror story set in Iraq shortly after the 2003 US-invasion, and books by South Korea's Han Kang, Hungary's Laszlo ...

Medicina Curry leads Warriors' onslaught over Rockets
Autor: 0 Curry leads Warriors' onslaught over Rockets

Curry is widely considered one of the best players in the National Basketball Association but had faced some criticism after he failed to deliver his usual high caliber of play in the opening games of the series. "She's right", Curry added. "I think we've got to come out more aggressive". The MVP favourite led Houston with 20 points and nine assists but had a disgusting night defending Stephen Curry who scored most of his 35 points when guarded by him.

Medicina ISC, ICSE: City trio shines with 99%
Autor: 0 ISC, ICSE: City trio shines with 99%

But I couldn't believe I've topped in the country. Closely following Swayam, Anokhi Mehta from Jamnabai Narsee School ranked second with 99.2 per cent. In ICSE , Priyanshi Bhartia topped with 95.8 per cent. "It did sting a little that I missed out on a national ranking, but I I am really happy with the score I received".

Medicina Segunda vuelta se proyecta entre Vargas Lleras y Duque para presidencia colombiana
Autor: 0 Segunda vuelta se proyecta entre Vargas Lleras y Duque para presidencia colombiana

La última encuesta del Centro Nacional de Consultoría ( CNC ) mantiene al candidato de la derecha, Iván Duque , con 38 por ciento de la intención de votos de los colombianos , seguido de izquierdista Gustavo Petro, con 25 por ciento . Su estrategia fue caminar las calles y barrios para tener contacto directo , cara a cara con cada uno de los ciudadanos, lo que al final le dio el triunfo.

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