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Mar 06 2019

London patient might be second to be cured of HIV

Reacting to the case of the patient in London who had no sign of the virus for almost 19 months after undergoing a bone marrow transplant , the group said it demonstra...

Feb 24 2019

Trump administration to ban abortion referrals by taxpayer-funded clinics

The new rule prevents federal funding from going to family planning centers that refer or perform abortions while providing Title X services such as birth control, mamm...

Feb 15 2019

Measles outbreak to persist until June - Health Experts

Duque also said that the vaccination activities are targeted to be completed by next month, and " cases will start to decrease by that time as the number of susceptibles...

Feb 03 2019

Recent outbreak brings rash of tips to combat spread of measles

Clark County Public Health says there are now 13 additional suspected cases. In New York, health officials have seen more than 200 cases since October. Officials say th...

Jan 31 2019

Measles Outbreak Sparks State of Emergency in Washington

Nine other cases were in children between 11 and 18 with only one confirmed case appearing in a patient aged between 19 and 29, according to ABC News . The disease is so...

Jan 30 2019

Singapore fingers deported fraudster for leak of list of thousands of HIV

Singapore's health ministry has apologised over the leak, saying it became aware in 2016 that United States citizen Mikhy Farrera Brochez was in possession of confidenti...

Jan 30 2019

'New Obama' Kamala Harris is Trump's biggest 2020 threat

Shortly after announcing her candidacy on Martin Luther King Jr. DeJear was Iowa's first African American to win a primary for statewide office previous year, but lost ...

Jan 28 2019

Gum Disease Could Drive Alzheimer’s

This study presents new information about the possible link that a common mouth bacterium could have with Alzheimer's disease, and investigates a potential treatment. g...

Jan 14 2019

A Much Milder Flu Season This Year Featured font size +

Almost all of the pediatric illnesses are linked to H1N1. Pneumonia and influenza deaths this year have so far not reached epidemic, whereas last season's pneumonia and i...

Jan 12 2019

Apple Reportedly Slashes iPhone Production Plans This Quarter: Nikkei

Apple is said to have asked its suppliers to produce less of its iPhone XS , XS Max and XR models than originally planned in the January to March quarter, according ...

Jan 11 2019

Food allergies are far less prevalent than customers claim, study finds

Surveys were administered via the internet and telephone and were completed by 40,443 adults. To be considered a "convincing" food allergy, a respondent had to list one...

Jan 11 2019

Ryback Addresses Possibility Of Joining The All Elite Wrestling Roster

Jericho has now been making occasional appearances in New Japan Pro Wrestling, including their massive Wrestle Kingdom show on January 4th. He knew what I was doing it wa...

Jan 09 2019

De Blasio touts $100M plan to provide healthcare for all NYC residents

De Blasio said the city will make NYC Care "seamless" so that "people are encouraged to get the health care they actually need and never get to the point where they end u...

Jan 07 2019

Forget keto - the Mediterranean diet was just named the best for 2019

As far as the rest of the ranking goes, the DASH diet finished in second, followed by the flexitarian diet (eating mostly plant-based foods but meat and other animal ...

Jan 06 2019

Report says Mediterranean Diet is best in 2019

While meat isn't seen too often in Mediterranean diet meals, fish is a staple, taking advantage of the healthy fats like omega-3's. The diet has always been linked to...

Jan 05 2019

Swedish hospital investigating a suspected Ebola case, authorities say

Test results were expected later on Friday. "This is still only a suspicion and other diseases are a clear possibility", the regional authority's statement said. Hospit...

Jan 01 2019

Police offer free service to test meth for Zika

We're available 24/7/365. Be Safe! The post went viral, racking up more than 4,500 shares as of Sunday evening. Many found the joke amusing, with one person commentin...

Dec 16 2018

Affordable Care Act Health Coverage Sign up deadline Saturday

Between November 1, when open enrollment began, and December 1, more than 55,000 Arizona consumers had selected a plan on HealthCare.gov. Established under the ACA in 2...

Dec 13 2018

Supreme Court won't review state efforts to end funding for Planned Parenthood

Alito Jr., and Neil M. Gorsuch dissented , arguing that the court should have taken up the case. "We should clear it up", Thomas wrote in Gee v. "What explains the Cou...

Dec 09 2018

Flu vaccine still available at Iroquois County Public Health Department

More serious adverse events are rare. Heather Holland, a 38-year-old teacher and mother from North Texas, died of the flu in February. Active Duty Service members should ...