Flu season in full swing, not too late to vaccinate

During the CDC telephone press conference, Dr. Wolk said Colorado is experiencing three shortages: hospital beds, anti-viral medications and IV fluids. Here's where you can get vaccinatedHospitals have reported a recent increase in the number of ... More..

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Chicken-sized dinosaur likely used brightly colored feathers to woo mates
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Chicken-sized dinosaur likely used brightly colored feathers to woo mates

The creature has been named Caihong juji , meaning "rainbow with the big crest" in Mandarin. The shapes of those melanosomes were preserved in some of this dinosaur's feathers, according to the study, and ...More..

Woman, 42, dies overnight after being passenger in casino boat fire
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Woman, 42, dies overnight after being passenger in casino boat fire

The boat's captain tried to return to the dock but could get no closer than about 100 feet from shore before flames overtook the vessel, authorities said. Frightening video captured many passengers jumpin...More..

Former Eagles coordinator Pat Shurmur expected to coach the Giants
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Former Eagles coordinator Pat Shurmur expected to coach the Giants

Shurmur, 52, was interviewed by the Giants on January 6, one of six candidates who met with Giants brass this month, including principal owner John Mara and new general manager Dave Gettleman. Shurmur was the h...More..

GKN rejects takeover from Melrose, to split in two
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

GKN rejects takeover from Melrose, to split in two

Serious threat to #industrialstrategy . where is gov? GKN said that under the terms of the proposal, GKN shareholders would have held around 57% of the enlarged company, plus 81p in cash, taking the 218p...More..

Flu kills three in Allegheny County
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Flu kills three in Allegheny County

Dan Jernigan , director of the CDC's Influenza Division at the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases. The vaccine can still protect against other strains of flu such as the H1N1 and B viru...More..

Lake County flu clinic rescheduled due to weather
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Lake County flu clinic rescheduled due to weather

The death happened earlier this month and is one of 36 flu-related deaths in Kentucky this flu season. Over the past seven days, the Public Health Agency said there has been a significant increase in people a...More..

Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile

Saudi air defenses on Thursday intercepted a "ballistic missile" fired by Yemen's Houthi militia group towards the Saudi city of Najran near the Saudi-Yemen border, Saudi news broadcaster Al-Arabiya has reporte...More..

On quake memorial day, Trump comments shock Haiti
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

On quake memorial day, Trump comments shock Haiti

United States diplomats serving in Haiti and African countries have been briefed to convey Washington's respect if they are summoned to explain President Donald Trump's alleged insults. The Rev. Robert Je...More..

OR physicians urge flu patients to call first due to overcrowding
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

OR physicians urge flu patients to call first due to overcrowding

Louis County, cases of the flu have nearly doubled since mid-December. Most healthy adults may be able to infect other people beginning one day before symptoms develop and up to five to seven days after bec...More..

Anushka Sharma back to work after honeymooning in South Africa
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Anushka Sharma back to work after honeymooning in South Africa

On Monday, the actor returned the sets of Aanand L rai's Zero , co-starring Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif . Dressed in a monochrome jumpsuit with white sneakers and sunnies, the actress was her usual nonc...More..

HP is Recalling Laptop Batteries Due to Concerns of Melting and Charring
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

HP is Recalling Laptop Batteries Due to Concerns of Melting and Charring

HP has set up a webpage , www.HP.com/go/batteryprogram2018, where customers can check to see whether their battery is included in the recall. They were also sold as accessories or replacement batteries for t...More..

Most daily smokers get hooked after first cigarette, study finds
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Most daily smokers get hooked after first cigarette, study finds

Most of the people who are now addicted to smoking are the ones who started off with "what harm could one cigarette do". An average of 60 percent of the more than 200,000 respondents had smoked a cigarette - an...More..

An Early….and Tough….Flu Season in Beatrice Area
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

An Early….and Tough….Flu Season in Beatrice Area

The Brant Community Healthcare System received funding in November for an additional 32 temporary beds at The Willett in Paris to deal with flu season, which will free up beds at BGH if there is an increase in ...More..

Ibuprofen may increase risk of fertility issues in men, study suggests
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Ibuprofen may increase risk of fertility issues in men, study suggests

The findings by French and Danish researchers followed a six-week clinical study involving 31 men between the ages of 18 and 35. While reducing pain signals in the brain, ibuprofen also lowers the male sex ...More..

Nebraska Community Blood Bank Needs Donations
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Nebraska Community Blood Bank Needs Donations

The American Red Cross says these affected more than 28,000 fewer donations than needed in November and December. "Even temporary disruptions to blood and platelet donations can diminish the availability ...More..

Golden Globes 2018: 'Oprah For President' - Twitter Cheers Her Emotional Speech
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Golden Globes 2018: 'Oprah For President' - Twitter Cheers Her Emotional Speech

In the first award show of post-Harvey Weinstein scandal, Oprah talked about a "new day on the horizon" in which no one will have to say "Me Too.' "For too long women have lived in a culture broken by brutall...More..

by | Monday, January 08, 2018

California Commissioner Condemns Session's Move Against Legal Pot

Growing Marijuana The Sessions memo includes the word "cultivation", which technically puts the plants in your basement in the same boat as LivWell's 100,000-plus-square-foot warehouse. "I can't sit here and s...More..

Four powerlifters died in a road accident caused due to dense fog
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Four powerlifters died in a road accident caused due to dense fog

Yadav was driving the silver Swift DZire on a highway leading to Karnal, Haryana, and crashed around 4am, police said. Locals informed police officials that the auto was being driven at a very high speed and ...More..

Teen preserves late grandmother's voice with soundwave tattoo
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Teen preserves late grandmother's voice with soundwave tattoo

With an app, Sakyrah is able to scan the waveform of the voice recording and play it back using image recognition. The message is a birthday wish from her grandmother, who died a month after leaving it in 201...More..

Yemen: Houthis, second missile against government forces
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Yemen: Houthis, second missile against government forces

Najran, on the border with Yemen, has previously seen several attacks by the Yemeni Houthi rebels, who are the target of a Saudi-led air campaign. The spokesperson described the attack as "hostile" and accu...More..

No, it's not nuts - men are lining up for penis whitening
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

No, it's not nuts - men are lining up for penis whitening

Photiya previously sparked social media discussions on another of the clinic's procedures, the so-called 3D vagina . The ministry warned about possible side effects such as pain, inflammation or scars and ev...More..

State Department Puts Pakistan on Watch List for Severe Religious Freedom Violations
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

State Department Puts Pakistan on Watch List for Severe Religious Freedom Violations

The US Commission for International Religious Freedom (USCIS) which has been seeking to designate Pakistan as CPC, however, expressed its disappointment with the decision of Tillerson in this regard. "The gover...More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Romaine lettuce linked to outbreak of E. coli in 13 states

Similarly, there were also multiple reports of such illnesses in Canada, wherein the type of E. coli bacteria is genetically similar to the one causing illnesses in the United States. Though U.S. government off...More..

Flu deaths rise to seven in North Carolina
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Flu deaths rise to seven in North Carolina

Both outpatient visits and hospitalizations related to influenza-like illnesses are above the expected levels for this stage of the flu season. The report issued for the week ending December 30 lists seven deat...More..