Transgender woman: A CVS pharmacist denied my hormone prescription

Hall wrote, "I left the store feeling mortified". Hall said she called her doctor when she got home explaining the situation. On July 19 Hall filed a complaint with the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy, and she is "publicly asking CVS to take ac... More..

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$4.69 Billion Verdict Pounds Johnson & Johnson in 22-Plaintiff, Talc-Cancer Trial
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

$4.69 Billion Verdict Pounds Johnson & Johnson in 22-Plaintiff, Talc-Cancer Trial

Jurors on Thursday awarded the women $4.14 billion in punitive damages and $550 million in compensatory damages after a six-week trial in St. Louis Circuit Court. The firm is embroiled in several cases agai...More..

Trump nominates Catholic for Supreme Court
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Trump nominates Catholic for Supreme Court

She said Kozinski fondled her in a vehicle after an event in the mid-1980s and invited her to go to a motel and have sex. "If we can prove to the American people, which I believe is truly the case, that this ...More..

How much Trump Supreme Court justice pick Brett Kavanaugh could make
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

How much Trump Supreme Court justice pick Brett Kavanaugh could make

With President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee revealed, pro-life activists are now turning their attention to attempting to discern Judge Brett Kavanaugh's likelihood of voting to overturn Roe v. "...More..

Pres. Trump: 'Very Close' To Making Final Supreme Court Pick
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Pres. Trump: 'Very Close' To Making Final Supreme Court Pick

Bush as evidence he is a more establishment choice. The front-runners are conservative federal circuit court judges Amy Coney Barrett , Thomas Hardiman , Brett Kavanaugh , and Raymond Kethledge , accor...More..

Eight coffees a day? Don’t worry, looks like you’ll still live longer
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Eight coffees a day? Don’t worry, looks like you’ll still live longer

Over the course of the 10-year study, a little more than 14,000 people died . The authors called for future studies with more detailed data collection on coffee type and preparation to provide further insights...More..

West Nile Found In Springfield, Vermont
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

West Nile Found In Springfield, Vermont

West Nile virus is spread during mosquito season from Summer until Fall in all parts of the continental USA, the CDC reports. To prevent mosquito bites and protect against WNV , health experts recommend th...More..

Amazon sends pharmacy stocks tumbling after snapping up online chemist
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Amazon sends pharmacy stocks tumbling after snapping up online chemist

Founded out of Boston in 2013, PillPack invites customers to sign up online, and the company then dispatches "over-the-counter" and prescription medications in individual packs organized by date and time. The ...More..

National HIV Testing Day is Wednesday
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

National HIV Testing Day is Wednesday

However, people can rest assured that if they test positive, they will receive confidential information on their risks , ways to protect themselves and others, care and treatment referrals, and support by tr...More..

Blemishes moving around woman’s face turn out to be parasitic worm
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Blemishes moving around woman’s face turn out to be parasitic worm

According to a report in the New England Journal of Medicine , the cause was a mobile parasitic worm . A 32-year-old Russian woman went to the doctor after a mysterious lump moved around her face over the ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

'Gaming Disorder' classified as a mental health health disorder

According to the organization, the disorder is characterized by an impaired ability to control one's gaming habits, to the extent that it begins to negatively impact their daily activities and supersedes their ...More..

Indiana Blood Center celebrates World Blood Donor Day June 14
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Indiana Blood Center celebrates World Blood Donor Day June 14

World Blood Donor Day falls on the birthday of Karl Landsteiner (June 14, 1868). The organization is asking people across New York City, the Hudson Valley, Long Island and New Jersey to donate blood to help rep...More..

What to do if you suspect someone is suicidal
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

What to do if you suspect someone is suicidal

The analysis found that slightly more than half of people who had committed suicide did not have any known mental health condition. More than half of those who died by suicide had not been diagnosed w...More..

Medicare to run out of money sooner than expected
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Medicare to run out of money sooner than expected

Here's the problem. There are no such "trust funds". The good news is, Social Security isn't projected to run short of funds any sooner than it was a year ago. The program's spending, meanwhile, was slightl...More..

Women with early-stage breast cancer may not benefit from chemo
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Women with early-stage breast cancer may not benefit from chemo

The breast cancer study gave 10,273 patients a test called Oncotype DX , which uses a biopsy sample to measure the activity of genes involved in cell growth and response to hormone therapy , to estimate the...More..

No trace of Nipah virus in Himachal clarifies officer
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

No trace of Nipah virus in Himachal clarifies officer

Authorities are investigating whether deaths in a third Indian state are caused by Nipah virus after the disease has so far killed at least 11 in southern Kerala . Explaining the process, the spread of Nipah...More..

by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Obese children face increased cancer risk if weight gain continues, experts warn

Over 18 years of follow-up, almost 10,000 women developed obesity-related cancers, da Silva's team found. The research comes as part of the authority's 10 point plan to cut the risk of developing cancer by ...More..

FDA warns teething medicines unsafe, wants them off shelves
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

FDA warns teething medicines unsafe, wants them off shelves

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning against over-the-counter teething products that contain benzocaine. The FDA has been warning consumers about these products for years, and now it ...More..

Warriors' Andre Iguodala Doubtful For Game 4
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Warriors' Andre Iguodala Doubtful For Game 4

Andre had his best game of the series in Game 3 posting a full stat-line of 10 points, three assists, three rebounds, three steals and one block without turning the ball over or committing a foul once. "A lot o...More..

UK Risks Crashing Out of EU Without Deal, Irish Premier Says
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

UK Risks Crashing Out of EU Without Deal, Irish Premier Says

A source familiar with the discussions has told Reuters that Downing Street is considering applying European import tariffs for a time-limited period after December 2020. "It would certainly help us continue to...More..