Kamala Harris reports raising almost $12 million in second quarter

Biden's halting response to a bruising debate attack on racial issues from rival Kamala Harris , a black US senator from California, has some Democrats in Iowa rethinking their support for the former vice president. The former vice president said ... More..

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4 counties find West Nile in mosquitoes
by | Thursday, July 04, 2019

4 counties find West Nile in mosquitoes

Officials say the affected individual lives in McHenry County and was not hospitalized. Two cases of West Nile Virus has been found in horses according to the Iowa Department of Agriculture. About one out of ...More..

U.S. measles cases at highest level since 1992 — CDC
by | Sunday, June 02, 2019

U.S. measles cases at highest level since 1992 — CDC

Mark Roberts, chair of health policy and management at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health. Measles is a highly infectious viral illness that affects many people every day. If the ou...More..

Indiana residents now can obtain measles vaccine without Rx
by | Thursday, May 02, 2019

Indiana residents now can obtain measles vaccine without Rx

As a result, you may wonder if you need the vaccine. The World Health Organization reports that over 110,000 people died from measles in 2017. Barbot earlier this month described this as the largest ...More..

Measles confirmed in Tennessee
by | Saturday, April 20, 2019

Measles confirmed in Tennessee

A second measles case is being confirmed in northeast Iowa. However, it serves as a reminder for all Iowans to ensure their vaccinations are up-to-date. That person was also unvaccinated and had recently retu...More..

Biggest measles outbreak since 2000 strikes 19 states
by | Sunday, April 14, 2019

Biggest measles outbreak since 2000 strikes 19 states

A state judge sided with the parents and issued a preliminary injunction against the emergency order last week. Rockland County of NY declared a state of emergency as its measles outbreak entered its 26...More..

Trump's muddled message on GOP, health care
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Trump's muddled message on GOP, health care

But Republican leaders in Congress quickly shied away from the issue and pushed him to reconsider. "The challenge he has right now, he is running into the political obstacle of a Democrat-controlled House, whos...More..

Chicago Police open internal investigation into alleged leaks in Jussie Smollett case
by | Thursday, March 28, 2019

Chicago Police open internal investigation into alleged leaks in Jussie Smollett case

Smollett ignited a media firestorm by telling police two apparent supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump had struck him, put a noose round his neck and poured bleach over him during an assault outside his ...More..

Starbucks collaborates with Ariana Grande on launch of Cloud Macchiato
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Starbucks collaborates with Ariana Grande on launch of Cloud Macchiato

The cloud macchiato comes in two flavors: caramel and cinnamon. Presumably you can order whatever size you like, but "grande" is probably recommended. "Grande, who recently became the most followed woman on ...More..

After Vancouver outbreak, no measles cases in Interior Health yet
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

After Vancouver outbreak, no measles cases in Interior Health yet

Measles is transmitted through direct contact with an infected person or through the air when the infected person coughs or sneezes. Since that time, multiple large and high-quality studies have been conduc...More..

Washington State Issues State of Emergency Over Measles Outbreak
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Washington State Issues State of Emergency Over Measles Outbreak

Health officials are looking at a number of other suspected cases. Twenty-four of the cases were in children between 1 and 10 years old. "And we'll send out a press release confirming that case and also lettin...More..

Rep. Ted Lieu Endorses Kamala Harris For President
by | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Rep. Ted Lieu Endorses Kamala Harris For President

She was passionate and definitive when she answered a question from a recipient of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, commonly called "Dreamers", who told Harris that she didn't want to be used...More..

Bacteria in the mouth can cause Alzheimer's disease
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Bacteria in the mouth can cause Alzheimer's disease

As populations have aged, dementia has skyrocketed to become the fifth biggest cause of death worldwide. In addition to the Porphyromonas gingivalis , the researchers found toxic enzymes produced by the ba...More..

Trump hails judge's ruling against Obamacare as 'great'
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Trump hails judge's ruling against Obamacare as 'great'

And, if that appeals court says no, the states favoring the law can take that request to the Supreme Court . "As I predicted all along, Obamacare has been struck down as an UNCONSTITUTIONAL disaster!" ...More..

Chinese scientist 'proudest' about gene-edited babies, East Asia News & Top Stories
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Chinese scientist 'proudest' about gene-edited babies, East Asia News & Top Stories

Chinese authorities recently told genetics researcher He Jiankui to stop all work after he made global headlines by claiming to create the world's first gene-edited babies . Nobel laureate David Baltimor...More..

Will the midterm results affect Trump's foreign policy?
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Will the midterm results affect Trump's foreign policy?

But the GOP gained ground in the Senate and preserved key governorships, beating back a "blue wave" that never fully materialized. Blue-collar voters and rural America embraced his aggressive talk and sta...More..

by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

"Breast Cancer Awareness" on Morning Energy

Mark Rehberg. Proceeds will help support early detection, education, support services, and research for those affected by breast cancer. Unstable and rebellious and prone to antisocial behaviour. Helplessness o...More..

Allison and Honjo win 2018 Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer research
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Allison and Honjo win 2018 Nobel Medicine Prize for cancer research

James P Allison of the U.S. and Tasuku Honjo of Japan won the 2018 Nobel Medicine Prize for research that has revolutionised the treatment of cancer, the jury said on Monday. It was a rare award for a key can...More..

by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Blood-testing startup Theranos said to be closing

Blood-testing company Theranos plans to go out of business in the wake of one of the tech community's biggest frauds, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday night. But her net worth was later revised down t...More..

NYU medical school to offer free tuition to all students
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

NYU medical school to offer free tuition to all students

In a surprise announcement , NYU revealed it would foot tuition-about $55,000 per year-for all medical students going forward. Additionally, students who are not saddled with six-figure debt after graduation...More..

Mead resident hosptilized with most serious form of West Nile virus
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Mead resident hosptilized with most serious form of West Nile virus

The case comes amid what the health department called a "surge" in mosquitoes infected with the virus across the county. "West Nile virus is in Iowa", said IDPH Deputy Epidemiologist, Dr. WNV infections are g...More..

Smoking Ban In All Public Housing Starts July 31
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Smoking Ban In All Public Housing Starts July 31

Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced a rule requiring all federally-owned public housing to become smokefree by July 30, 2018. Several hundred thousand NYCHA residents are now barred fr...More..

Hepatitis - a global health concern
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Hepatitis - a global health concern

Around four million people in South Africa are chronically infected with hepatitis B and C. City Health's drive in marking World Hepatitis Day is to encourage testing and to ensure a healthy lifestyle, whic...More..

Shadow Health Secretary: NHS Cash Boost
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Shadow Health Secretary: NHS Cash Boost "Not Enough Money"

The Government said that under the plan by 2023-24, the NHS budget will increase compared to today by over £20 billion a year in real terms, which is approximately £600 million a week in cash terms. "It must be...More..

How to get help for someone who might be suicidal
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

Between 1999 and 2016, suicide increased across 49 states, with 25 of those seeing an increase by nearly a third, the CDC's Vital Signs report shows. This article has been adapted from its original source . ...More..

At a fashion show, Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade remembered
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

At a fashion show, Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade remembered

Buhse said anyone anxious about a friend or loved one should check in on them and use a direct approach. You can also text them 24/7 at NJHopeline@ubhc.rutgers.edu . Keltz believes talking about mental health ...More..

Hawaii issues 'red air' alert for areas near Kilauea volcano
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Hawaii issues 'red air' alert for areas near Kilauea volcano

The danger could be bigger than just lava. Satellite imagery and analytics firm DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company, directed its cameras over the verdant, green landscape of Leilani Estates as it appeared about a ...More..

Brexit: Britain remains committed to no hard Border in North
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Brexit: Britain remains committed to no hard Border in North

Backers of a customs union believe it is the only way of resolving the border issue; but it would also constrain the UK's ability to strike distinct trade deals with non-EU countries. Lord Macpherson, the forme...More..

Yemen gov't accuses Iran of arming Houthis with drones
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Yemen gov't accuses Iran of arming Houthis with drones

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , both Assad allies, have condemned the strikes. "He is lying." The United States, France and Britain said they launched the a...More..

Brain injury in teenagers may increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease: Lancet
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Brain injury in teenagers may increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease: Lancet

Traumatic brain injury caused by an accident or a blow to the head increases the risk of dementia according to a recently published study. "Our findings do not suggest that everyone who suffers a traumatic br...More..

Apple co-founder States he's 'disgusted' by Face-book
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Apple co-founder States he's 'disgusted' by Face-book

He said while Facebook made money off this, the users did not get any share of the profits back. However, Steve continues to be attached to his Facebook handle "stevewoz" and is loath to give up on that, not ...More..

First Maryland case of bleeding from synthetic marijuana reported
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

First Maryland case of bleeding from synthetic marijuana reported

The long-acting anti-coagulant brodifacoum (rodenticide) was confirmed in at least 18 patients. State health officials have issued a warning about the dangers of synthetic cannabinoids , or "fake pot", with ...More..

Missing CDC Employee Timothy Cunningham Found In River Months After He Vanished
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Missing CDC Employee Timothy Cunningham Found In River Months After He Vanished

Officials said Cunningham's body was recovered Tuesday evening. "He has this pristine service record and background, and then he's also the guy you can call to help you move furniture or get together with you...More..

British Environment Secretary Promises World's Toughest Ivory Ban
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

British Environment Secretary Promises World's Toughest Ivory Ban

The robust measures will be brought into force through primary legislation and will cover ivory items of all ages. "Ivory should never be seen as a commodity for financial gain or a status symbol, so we will...More..

Condom challenge: All you need to know about the social media trend
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Condom challenge: All you need to know about the social media trend

Plus, if things don't go as planned and you end up swallowing the condom instead of pulling it out of your mouth, it might end up in your stomach or you could inhale it into your lungs and develop bronchitis or...More..

ANA Inspiriation: Japan's Ayaka Uehara takes early ANA Inspiration lead
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

ANA Inspiriation: Japan's Ayaka Uehara takes early ANA Inspiration lead

The first women's major of the calendar year is due to get underway tomorrow at the Mission Hills Country Club in California . But South Korean Ryu So Yeon, who beat Thompson past year, dug herself into a de...More..

European Union condemns spy hit as Britain slams 'absurd' Russian Federation denials
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

European Union condemns spy hit as Britain slams 'absurd' Russian Federation denials

The post Expelled Russian Diplomats Preparing To Leave London Embassy appeared first on Channels Television . The pair remain critically ill in the hospital, while a British police officer also fell ill fr...More..

Authorities: Brother of shooting suspect arrested at school
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Authorities: Brother of shooting suspect arrested at school

Under Florida's Baker Act, Peterson, as a Broward Sheriff's deputy, had the authority to initiate Cruz's commitment to an involuntary mental health evaluation for at least three days. Despite the warnings and...More..

FDA OKs BRCA Consumer Test
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

FDA OKs BRCA Consumer Test

According to the National Cancer Institute, the three mutations are present in ~2% of Ashkenazi Jewish women compared to 0 - 0.1% in other populations. 23andMe founder and CEO Anne Wojcikci acknowledged that m...More..

Petr Cech takes responsibility for both goals in Arsenal loss to Brighton
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Petr Cech takes responsibility for both goals in Arsenal loss to Brighton

The defeat was Arsenal's 10th in the league this season. Glenn Murray made it two for Brighton less than twenty minutes later thanks to some truly dire defending by the visitors. It was almost 2-0 minutes...More..