Stories about Health Care

Dec 31 2017

Christmas tree recycling gets underway as post-holiday clean-up begins

Properties in the French Quarter or DDD, served by Empire Services, should place their trees curbside before 4 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 11 . Right now, both Whole Foods ...

Dec 30 2017

Why More Moms-to-Be Are Turning to Pot During Pregnancy

According to the Pew Research Center , the number of Americans who favor legalizing marijuana use has jumped to 57 percent of adults, compared to just 32 percent just a ...

Dec 30 2017

Asheville hospital implements visitor limitation policy due to increased flu-like activity

Data provided by the Cook County Dept. of Public Health shows, in the North and Northwest suburbs, a spike in those presenting flu symptoms at area hospitals in weeks 4...

Dec 29 2017

Control over video games or controlled by video games?

Sufferers are said to be unable to control the onset, frequency, intensity, duration, termination, and context are their gaming habit and give increasing priority to play...

Dec 29 2017

Husband Arrested After Crying Baby Leads Police To Dead Mother

WABC reported that part of the investigation is looking into whether the 911 dispatcher who took the call gave the responding officers complete information about the init...

Dec 28 2017

Kanye West Gave Kim Kardashian the Most Sensible Christmas Gift Ever

However, the next box went above, beyond, and into ludicrous territory - as it contains stocks for all of those companies. And we can't even see how much Kanye droppe...

Dec 28 2017

More pregnant women are using pot, study finds

Researchers at Columbia University analyzed data from the annual National Survey on Drug Use and Health from 2002 through 2014 and found a 62 percent increase in preg...

Dec 28 2017

Water use beyond 20000 litres to cost 20 pc more in Delhi

The proposal was made by the Delhi Jal Board as a measure tackle its loss which is now at 516 crore. The service charge for this slab is Rs 219.62. "Above 20,000 litres...

Dec 28 2017

Science Groups Attack Reported Word Ban at CDC

A CDC spokeswoman said she was not aware of any guidance that prohibits CDC scientists from using "health equity" or any other words or phrases in presentations or talk...

Dec 28 2017

Experts give advice about returning holiday gifts

And if you don't have a receipt, the store will only give you what the item is worth at the time of return. Never fear, as we've done the research on four retail giants a...

Dec 28 2017

Not inviting Kejriwal to Magenta Line launch insult to Delhiites: Sisodia

The Prime Minister congratulated UP CM Yogi Adityanath for his focus on "good governance" and taking UP to "new heights". But it is Adityanath who has done what CMs of ...

Dec 26 2017

Florida State says its 6-6 record was legitimate for bowl eligibility

Bakonydraco received scholarship data from Delaware State and found 87 percent of the scholarship limit was used over two years. The Seminoles, of course, are schedu...

Dec 25 2017

In Yemen more than a million people could be infected with cholera

As Yemen , the Middle East's poorest country, reels under an ongoing three-year military assault by US-armed Saudi Arabia and its allies, the world community watches in ...

Dec 24 2017

Amber Alert issued for Houston infant after mom's fatal stabbing

Police are still searching for 6-week-old Shanally Flores. Miranda-Alvarez, who was due to give birth in January, pretended to have her baby at the hospital, told her b...

Dec 24 2017

Police behaviour against Damian Green has 'feeling of a vendetta'

An investigation was launched by the cabinet secretary, and it was determined that Green did not adhere to the "seven principles of public life"-one is honesty-as require...

Dec 24 2017

Eating leafy greens may help prevent dementia

Those who ate the most leafy vegetables - one to two servings a day - scored the equivalent of 11 years younger on tests of mental ability than those who ate little or ...

Dec 24 2017

Eating Tomatoes and Apples May Help Keep Your Lungs Healthy

According to the researchers, apart from keeping the lungs young, tomatoes also help to decrease the risk of prostate cancer and heart diseases . "The findings suppo...

Dec 24 2017

Papa John of Papa John's Steps Down as CEO Amidst Controversy

Schnatter, who appears in the chain's commercials and on its pizza boxes, remains chairman of the board. But he recently ran into controversy when he blamed NFL players...

Dec 23 2017

#24 Florida State makes 19 threes in rout of Southern Miss

With that number being at 87 percent, Delaware State cannot be counted by a FBS school ( FSU football ) for the sake of bowl eligibility - meaning the Seminoles are 6-6 o...

Dec 22 2017

Florida attorney arrested, reportedly exposed himself to, solicited sexual favors from inmate

Andrew Spark , 54, was caught in a private visitation room Sunday with a female inmate at the Pinellas County Jail with his trousers down, according to investigators. Th...