FDA Approves First Drug Targeted At Treating Postpartum Depression

The FDA's announcement of Zulresso's approval makes it clear that patients must be strictly monitored during the treatment "because of the risk of serious harm due to sudden loss of consciousness". Although experts can't pinpoint an exact cause for... More..

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Daily low-dose aspirin no longer recommended for older adults
by | Friday, March 22, 2019

Daily low-dose aspirin no longer recommended for older adults

After decades of advising low-dose aspirin as an effective preventative measure for heart attacks and stroke , the new 2019 guidelines now say aspirin be used infrequently due to "lack of net benefit". Bay...More..

Going to work on an egg linked to increased heart risk
by | Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Going to work on an egg linked to increased heart risk

Researchers who conducted the study explained that when it comes to a normal human diet, cholesterol is quite common, with eggs being a major source of dietary cholesterol. "This study does have clear limitat...More..

Measles Cases in One Williamsburg Yeshiva in One Month
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

Measles Cases in One Williamsburg Yeshiva in One Month

The charity said that while countries with poor health infrastructure and civil strife are particularly vulnerable, there has also been an increase in the developed world. Most of this year's measles cases have...More..

Doctor Reveals Dangerous Content In YouTube Kids Videos
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Doctor Reveals Dangerous Content In YouTube Kids Videos

But the character, named Momo, has recently begun to infiltrate YouTube videos meant for kids and has apparently been promoting suicide and other risky activities. The video has since been removed, according ...More..

Donald Trump to sign border bill, declare emergency to fund wall
by | Friday, February 15, 2019

Donald Trump to sign border bill, declare emergency to fund wall

Nancy Pelosi , the Democratic Speaker of the House of Representatives accused Mr. Trump of "making an end-run around Congress " and said launching a court challenge was "an option" she is reviewing. As an ...More..

Canada could see large amount of measles outbreaks, health experts warn
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Canada could see large amount of measles outbreaks, health experts warn

Vaccination within 72 hours of exposure to the virus can limit the severity of the disease or prevent the exposed person from getting sick. Europe had a record number of measles cases previous year, in part...More..

Confirmed Measles Cases In Oregon
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Confirmed Measles Cases In Oregon

The one particulars in regards to the three contaminated people which were launched are that two are young boys below the age of 2 and the third is a lady between the ages of 25 and 35 years outdated. Symptoms ...More..

Famed Instagram egg shares important message about mental health
by | Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Famed Instagram egg shares important message about mental health

If you thought the recent viral Instagram photo and account dubbed World-Record Egg was just a for-fun way to say no to the Kardashian's grip on social media, think again. On February 1 it revealed that after...More..

Local health officials urge people to get measles vaccine
by | Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Local health officials urge people to get measles vaccine

All individuals are children that were either not vaccinated or had not completed the vaccine series. Clark County Public Health says they are not releasing that person's identity in order to protect their pr...More..

Health Officials Confirm 42 Measles Cases In WA
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Health Officials Confirm 42 Measles Cases In WA

Alan Melnick, Clark County Public Health director, said in a news release. Of the 35 confirmed cases of the age-old illness, 31 of the infected have never been vaccinated against the disease. Last year, there...More..

Maine CDC urges flu shots as cases rise above 1,000 in state
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Maine CDC urges flu shots as cases rise above 1,000 in state

The 2017-18 flu season was especially bad. "We just don't know, nor can we predict why some people die of the flu ", he says. "They will continue to rise throughout the season, so really it's important and i...More..

Providence hospitals taking precautions after uptick in flu cases
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Providence hospitals taking precautions after uptick in flu cases

While that number is slightly down from the same period last year, with at least four young children losing their lives to the virus in Saskatchewan alone and more than 400 being hospitalized across the county ...More..

Flu activity on the rise in Mississippi
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Flu activity on the rise in Mississippi

The Nebraska influenza surveillance system is a collaborative effort between DHHS and its many partners in the state including, local health departments, public health and clinical laboratories, vital statistic...More..

Federal judge declares Obama health care overhaul unconstitutional
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Federal judge declares Obama health care overhaul unconstitutional

District Judge Reed O'Connor that they had been hurt by a jump in the amount of people utilizing state-backed insurance. If appealed, the decision would still need to go through the Fifth Circuit Court of A...More..

Prince Charles will attend George H.W. Bush’s funeral
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Prince Charles will attend George H.W. Bush’s funeral

Later in the evening, after the family and dignitaries had departed, President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump paid their respects, standing for two minutes before the casket. Bush's son George W. Bu...More..

Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ebola outbreak now second largest in history
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ebola outbreak now second largest in history

The epidemic in a volatile part of the Democratic Republic of Congo is behind only the devastating West Africa outbreak that killed thousands a few years ago. Many venture out on critical virus containment ...More..

How Amazon’s Cloud arm AWS is democratising Machine Learning for all
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

How Amazon’s Cloud arm AWS is democratising Machine Learning for all

Amazon plans to use reinforcement learning for more serious tasks in the future. The vehicle will soon be made available to developers attending AWS hackathons and is now available only in the US. "The c...More..

Eastern Europe: number of HIV diagnoses reached a peak
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Eastern Europe: number of HIV diagnoses reached a peak

More than 51 people per 100,000 contracted the disease - a rate that was "disproportionately higher" than in the West, which saw 6.4 new cases per 100,000 people. "It is hard to speak of good news, if one looks...More..

Father confirms son, 22, was among Thousand Oaks shooting victims
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

Father confirms son, 22, was among Thousand Oaks shooting victims

This 2017 photo from the California Department of Motor Vehicles shows Ian David Long . Long is reportedly responsible for a mass shooting at Thousand Oaks bar that left 12 dead, and then turned the gun on...More..