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

NYC Care, which will be launched in the Bronx borough in the summer of 2019, will expand across the entire city by 2021 and cost at least $100 million annually, according to a statement from the mayor's office. Right now, he explained, numerous city'... More..

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Kudlow says Trump meeting with Powell desired by 'both sides'
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Kudlow says Trump meeting with Powell desired by 'both sides'

Hopes for progress in the U.S. AMD (AMD), which led all S&P 500 stocks in 2018, was up another 11%. Stocks sank Thursday after Apple said iPhone sales in China are falling, partly because of the trade...More..

Thailand legislature legalizes medical marijuana and kratom - 12/25/2018 6:48:35 PM
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Thailand legislature legalizes medical marijuana and kratom - 12/25/2018 6:48:35 PM

A Thai activist with a marijuana tattoo on his face gathers with others during a campaign for the legalisation of medical marijuana near Government House in Bangkok , Thailand, Nov 20, 2018. Also legalized...More..

Obamacare is unconstitutional, judge rules
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Obamacare is unconstitutional, judge rules

A group of Democratic state attorneys general led by California plans to appeal the decision to the 5th Circuit US Court of Appeals in New Orleans. Then the White House issued this statement: "We expect thi...More..

Carson Wentz questionable for Philadelphia Eagles at Los Angeles Rams
by | Sunday, December 16, 2018

Carson Wentz questionable for Philadelphia Eagles at Los Angeles Rams

Carson Wentz has a "stress injury that has evolved over time and it requires zero surgery to heal", Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson said Friday, Dec. Foles also started the first two games of the 2018 s...More..

Google Fit activity tracker app improves fitness log and adds breathing exercises
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Google Fit activity tracker app improves fitness log and adds breathing exercises

We've really been enjoying Google Fit following its overhaul this past August, and now as we head towards the end of the year, Google's issuing its first big update since then to add a couple smaller featur...More..

National Influenza Vaccination Week: Monmouth County encourages residents to get their vaccines
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

National Influenza Vaccination Week: Monmouth County encourages residents to get their vaccines

Of course, the flu shot isn't ideal - the CDC says its effectiveness varies, generally reducing your risk by 40 to 60 percent. More serious adverse events are rare. If, however, you have symptoms of flu and are...More..

by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Woman dies from brain-eating amoeba after using neti pot

And that's where things went wrong, according to a recent report of the woman's case. But the sore didn't go away even after treatment and multiple visits to the dermatologist. It wasn't until after the...More..

China orders halt to gene editing after outcry over babies
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

China orders halt to gene editing after outcry over babies

Prof He also said that the study had been submitted to a scientific journal for review, though he did not name the journal. Conference moderator Robin Lovell-Badge said He's trial was a "backward step" for ...More..

Genetically Editing Babies Is A Slippery Slope, Canadian Scientists Say
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

Genetically Editing Babies Is A Slippery Slope, Canadian Scientists Say

He Jiankui tell a biomedical conference he is "proud" to have successfully altered the DNA of twin girls born to an HIV-positive father. He made his first public comments about his claim to have helped ma...More..

Million Indians will Have Diabetes by 2030: Lancet
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Million Indians will Have Diabetes by 2030: Lancet

Among the findings was a projected 20 percent rise in total type 2 diabetes sufferers, from 406 million in 2018 to 511 million in 2030. The number of adults with type-2 diabetes is expected to rise over the n...More..

Don’t eat any romaine lettuce, CDC warns, as E. coli outbreak grows
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Don’t eat any romaine lettuce, CDC warns, as E. coli outbreak grows

For people how have romaine lettuce in their homes, the CDC is advising they wash and sanitize any drawers or shelves where it was stored. The current outbreak is not related to a recent multistate outbreak of ...More..

Democrat-run House may put Trump, Kushner business ties abroad under microscope
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Democrat-run House may put Trump, Kushner business ties abroad under microscope

But she added: "A Democratic Congress will work for solutions that bring us together, because we have all had enough of division". "I would hope that the president wouldn't interfere, and we could get somethi...More..

No awareness puts 90% Jaipur women in breast cancer zone
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

No awareness puts 90% Jaipur women in breast cancer zone

John's Medical Centre. Rhonda is fighting Metastatic Breast Cancer , that's when the cancer has spread to other organs. The new tool will share eight of the most common signs and symptoms of breast cancer ,...More..

Siân Gwenllian 'Wears it Pink' for Breast Cancer research
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Siân Gwenllian 'Wears it Pink' for Breast Cancer research

Additionally, Kean was also a top team for the American Cancer Society at the Making Strides walk at this particular location. In most cases, changes in the breast are not signs of cancer but to be sure, you ...More..

A Virus Similar To Polio Was Reported In Children From Maryland
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

A Virus Similar To Polio Was Reported In Children From Maryland

The CDC is now investigating a potential case of AFM in New Hampshire, an official said Wednesday. Parents of a sick child should be on the lookout for any signs of weakness in the arms or legs, Pardo-Villami...More..

Man dies from extremely rare ‘SQUIRREL DISEASE’ after eating rodent’s BRAINS
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Man dies from extremely rare ‘SQUIRREL DISEASE’ after eating rodent’s BRAINS

According to the DailyMail report, the doctors diagnosed the NY man with a brain disorder triggered by the same proteins that cause the so-called " mad cow disease ". There is no treatment or cure for CJD. Do...More..

by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Maryland Health Officials Confirm 5 Possible Cases Of Polio-Like Illness

Specifically, the disease affects the area of the spinal cord called gray matter . Standardized surveillance was established in 2015 to monitor this illness and attempt to estimate the baseline incidence. T...More..

by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Polio-like illness affecting children across the country

More than 90 percent of the cases reported so far are people under 18 years of age. Messonnier stressed the rarity of the condition, emphasizing that it happens in fewer than one in a million children in the...More..

Getting Mammograms Key To Early Breast Cancer Detection
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Getting Mammograms Key To Early Breast Cancer Detection

Karen Kostroff, being tested for breast cancer. In 1991, pink ribbons were distributed to all breast cancer survivors and participants of the Komen New York City Race for the Cure. A mammogram is a low-dose X...More..