Monthly Archives: January 2016

Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant Brazilians – Reuters

Reuters Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant BraziliansReutersRECIFE, Brazil For scores of women in the epicenter of the Zika outbreak in Brazil, the joy of pregnancy has given way to fear. In the sprawling coastal city of Recife, panic has

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‘Youngest’ Conjoined Twins Separated, Swiss Doctors Say – KTIC

KTIC 'Youngest' Conjoined Twins Separated, Swiss Doctors SayKTIC(BERN, Switzerland) — A pair of conjoined twins may have made history after their successful separation, according to Swiss doctors. The babies, Lydia and Maya, were joined t… Latest News: Major Zika Outbreak

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Low-risk surgery patients at risk for unnecessary blood tests; Obama announces cancer “moonshot” task force; – FierceHealthcare

Low-risk surgery patients at risk for unnecessary blood tests; Obama announces cancer "moonshot" task force;FierceHealthcare… > Low-risk surgery patients are often given unnecessary blood tests, according to a new study published in Anesthesiology. Study announcement. > D.C. Hospital Association CEO

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Oxfam: $1.9B in Ebola Aid Not Delivered by Donors – New York Times

Oxfam: $1.9B in Ebola Aid Not Delivered by DonorsNew York TimesABIDJAN, Ivory Coast — International donors have failed to deliver $1.9 billion in promised funds to help West African countries recover from the Ebola epidemic that killed more than 11,000

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Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant Brazilians – Reuters

Reuters Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant BraziliansReutersRECIFE, Brazil For scores of women in the epicenter of the Zika outbreak in Brazil, the joy of pregnancy has given way to fear. In the sprawling coastal city of Recife, panic has

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For Brazil’s rich and poor, disparate response to Zika – Washington Post

Washington Post For Brazil's rich and poor, disparate response to ZikaWashington PostRIO DE JANEIRO — Two Brazilian women, two pregnancies, one nightmare. But two very different stories. Regina de Lima and Tainara Lourenco became pregnant at a scary moment —

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Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant Brazilians – Reuters

Reuters Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant BraziliansReutersRECIFE, Brazil For scores of women in the epicenter of the Zika outbreak in Brazil, the joy of pregnancy has given way to fear. In the sprawling coastal city of Recife, panic has

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Gillibrand: VA should end ban on medical marijuana – Newsday

Newsday Gillibrand: VA should end ban on medical marijuanaNewsdayEmployees work computers in the pharmacy area at the Columbia Care medical marijuana dispensary in Riverhead on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016. (Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan). The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs should

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Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant Brazilians – Reuters

Reuters Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant BraziliansReutersRECIFE, Brazil For scores of women in the epicenter of the Zika outbreak in Brazil, the joy of pregnancy has given way to fear. In the sprawling coastal city of Recife, panic has

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Gilead Keeps Hemorrhaging – Seeking Alpha

Seeking Alpha Gilead Keeps HemorrhagingSeeking AlphaDisclosure: I am/we are long GILD. (More…)I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from Seeking Alpha). I have no business relationship with

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Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant Brazilians – Reuters

Reuters Zika virus spreads fear among pregnant BraziliansReutersRECIFE, Brazil For scores of women in the epicenter of the Zika outbreak in Brazil, the joy of pregnancy has given way to fear. In the sprawling coastal city of Recife, panic has

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Schumer says Washington not doing enough to fight Zika virus – New York Post

New York Post Schumer says Washington not doing enough to fight Zika virusNew York PostHealth authorities in Brazil have issued a national alert against the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which can spread the Zika virus. Photo: Getty Images. MORE ON: zika

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Multistate foodborne outbreaks cause more illnesses, deaths – Dayton Daily News

Dayton Daily News Multistate foodborne outbreaks cause more illnesses, deathsDayton Daily NewsThe Dole plant in Springfield could be closed two to four weeks while the company and federal officials investigate a listeriosis outbreak that has sickened 15 people in the

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Oxfam: $1.9B in Ebola aid not delivered by donors – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake Tribune Oxfam: $1.9B in Ebola aid not delivered by donorsSalt Lake TribuneFILE – In this Wednesday March 11, 2015 file photo, relatives weep as they bury a loved one suspected of dying from the Ebola virus at a

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High Death Rates Among Middle-Aged Americans Highlight Issues with US Healthcare – Modern Readers

Modern Readers High Death Rates Among Middle-Aged Americans Highlight Issues with US HealthcareModern ReadersResearchers have begun frantically searching for an explanation as to why a disproportionately high number of middle-aged Americans are dying early. The average lifespan of American men

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