Medical

Supreme Court’s conservatives appear to back Trump on DACA

Alvarez spent Tuesday on the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court showing her opposition to President Donald Trump's decision to end DACA , Deferred Action for Ch...


World Health Organization prequalifies Ebola vaccine for first time

The vaccine has been within the is efficient for the reason that 2014 West African Ebola outbreak. It is now remaining applied in the ongoing outbreak in the De...


One child dies of pneumonia every 39 seconds, agencies warn

Watkins said that the data got from the United Nations (UN) Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation 2019 and Save the Children's Child Inequality Trac...


Two cannabis medicines approved for NHS

Campaigners have welcomed the go-ahead however mentioned 1000's of different individuals who may benefit from cannabis-based medicines had been left in limbo. S...


2 flu-related deaths confirmed in Nevada

The CDC considered the flu season immediately prior, 2009-10, to be of "moderate severity", and vaccine effectiveness for both the 2009-10 and 2010-2011 seasons...


CDC in the United States discovers "chemical of concern" in ongoing vape study

Only one EVALI case has been reported outside the USA, in Canada , but it's hard to rule out the possibility illicit THC vaping products sold in other countr...


Google is gathering health data from millions of people

Neither patients nor doctors have been notified about Google's activity, according to the Journal . At least 150 Google employees already have access to much...


Vaping illnesses are linked to vitamin E acetate, CDC says

Cases of the illness have been reported in 49 states, Washington, D.C., and one US territory, with deaths confirmed in 24 states and the District of Columbia. B...


Atatiana Jefferson's Father Passes Away from Heart Attack

Marquis Jefferson's 28-year-old daughter's death quickly sparked national outrage and strengthened community distrust towards the role of law enforcement in ...


Juul ceases sales of mint-flavored pods

But more than a third of USA states have already raised their sales age to 21. Last month , more than 50 health and advocacy groups sent letters to US Heal...


Was Trump call with Ukraine 'perfect'? GOP has many answers

Then-House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) and Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) speak to the media about committee's investigation into Ru...


Explainer: What to expect from the televised Trump impeachment hearings next week

Kent also told congressional investigators that Giuliani conducted a "campaign full of lies and incorrect information" against Marie Yovanovitch before she was ...


Quarter of nasal spray flu vaccines for children delayed

More than 12,000 hospitalizations occur in Canada each year due to the flu, Toronto's medical officer of health said. Three other clinics will open throughout...


10 hospitalized from Oklahoma facility after flu shot mix-up

Emergency responders were called Wednesday afternoon to the Jacquelyn House in Bartlesville, about 40 miles (65 kilometers) north of Tulsa, on a report of an un...


Breakthrough reported in vaping illness outbreak investigation

In a separate report in the same journal, the Illinois Department of Public Health found that compared to vapers who did not get sick, those who had a lung inju...


Federal judge blocks HHS 'conscience rule' for health care workers

The administration's rule was set to take effect this July but the Health and Human Services Department delayed the effective date to November 22 after the "con...


Scientists Discover First New HIV Strain in Two Decades

Group M is the most prevalent form of the HIV-1 virus. "We conclude that the epidemiologically unlinked isolates CG-0018a-01, 83CD003, and 90CD121E12 may now...


Measles infection cripples immunity, making human vulnerable to other diseases

According to this theory, the virus can impair the body's immune memory, causing so-called immune amnesia. 'When people get an infection, their immune syst...


UPS drone unit makes first revenue deliveries for CVS

UPS has been plowing resources into its drone deliveries business. A remote operator was on hand to intervene if necessary. In September, UPS became the first...


Screen time linked to lower brain development in preschoolers

There were 27 girls and 20 boys. A diffusion tensor MRI allows a good look at the white matter of the brain, responsible for organizing communication between ...