Monthly Archives: April 2016

Congress heads out with no resolution on Zika, Puerto Rico – Salt Lake Tribune

Jamaica Gleaner Congress heads out with no resolution on Zika, Puerto RicoSalt Lake TribuneWashington • Congress accomplished relatively little in a short work period, missing deadlines on the budget and on helping Puerto Rico with its financial crisis as lawmakers

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Help stomp out mental illness stigma – Poughkeepsie Journal

Poughkeepsie Journal Help stomp out mental illness stigmaPoughkeepsie JournalMay is National Mental Health Awareness Month. So on this first day of May I'm going to highlight why it's important to have a month dedicated to mental illness, awareness and the

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New state findings underscore downside to spanking children – Jacksonville Daily Progress

PerfScience New state findings underscore downside to spanking childrenJacksonville Daily ProgressAUSTIN – Robert Hudson, principal and superintendent of the only school in the Westphalia Independent School District, hasn't paddled a student at all this year. “That's not to say I

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First US Zika death reported in Puerto Rico – WJXT Jacksonville

WJXT Jacksonville First US Zika death reported in Puerto RicoWJXT JacksonvilleA 70-year-old Puerto Rican man died from complications of the Zika virus in February, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Puerto Rico Department of Health announced Friday.

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YMCA Healthy Kids Day in Hendersonville – Asheville Citizen-Times

Asheville Citizen-Times YMCA Healthy Kids Day in HendersonvilleAsheville Citizen-TimesThe YMCA Healthy Living Mobile offers free healthy snacks of fruits and vegetables to families at the Healthy Kids Day in Hendersonville. Loading… Post to Facebook. YMCA Healthy Kids Day in Hendersonville

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Study Suggests Aerial Pesticide Spraying Tied to Higher Autism Rates – Philly.com

U.S. News & World Report Study Suggests Aerial Pesticide Spraying Tied to Higher Autism RatesPhilly.comSATURDAY, April 30, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Children living in an area of New York state that uses aerial pesticides to control mosquitoes have a higher

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Congress heads out with no resolution on Zika, Puerto Rico – Fox News

Fox News Latino Congress heads out with no resolution on Zika, Puerto RicoFox NewsCongress accomplished relatively little in a short work period, missing deadlines on the budget and on helping Puerto Rico with its financial crisis as lawmakers began a

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Walgreens Broaches Possible Health Benefits Of Medical Marijuana – Huffington Post

Huffington Post Walgreens Broaches Possible Health Benefits Of Medical MarijuanaHuffington PostNational brands haven't taken a stance on weed yet, but they've been forced to acknowledge it. 04/30/2016 02:42 pm ET. Andy Campbell Reporter, The Huffington Post. Walgreens. Walgreens wants to

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Belgium Issues Iodine Pills to All Citizens in Nuclear Emergency Plan – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com Belgium Issues Iodine Pills to All Citizens in Nuclear Emergency PlanNBCNews.comBelgium is to issue iodine tablets to its entire population as part of a revised nuclear emergency plan, a measure unveiled just months after it emerged that ISIS-linked bombers

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First US Zika death reported in Puerto Rico – WJXT Jacksonville

WJXT Jacksonville First US Zika death reported in Puerto RicoWJXT JacksonvilleA 70-year-old Puerto Rican man died from complications of the Zika virus in February, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Puerto Rico Department of Health announced Friday.

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Pope Francis Celebrates Jubilee Day for Police and Armed Forces – Aleteia EN

Aleteia EN Pope Francis Celebrates Jubilee Day for Police and Armed ForcesAleteia EN“Your demanding work is above all a service to peace, security and reconciliation in society.” Pope Francis: Ignoring Our Neighbor's Suffering Means Ignoring God! The Parable of the

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Ebola Carriers? Why The Virus Keeps Coming Back – NPR

NPR Ebola Carriers? Why The Virus Keeps Coming BackNPRJust when health officials think the Ebola outbreak is over in West Africa, the virus pops up again seemingly out of the blue. It's happened at least five times so far. Now

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Orally Administered Cancer Drugs See Spike In Cost – Tech Times

Tech Times Orally Administered Cancer Drugs See Spike In CostTech TimesOral cancer drugs have become significantly more expensive compared with those from 15 years ago, according to a new study. The research provides insight into rising drug prices in the

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More resources to help fight Zika virus – Jamaica Observer

Jamaica Observer More resources to help fight Zika virusJamaica ObserverDAKAR, Senegal (CMC) — Caribbean countries being affected by the mosquito born virus Zika may soon be in line for assistance after the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) group Wednesday agreed

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All Belgians will get iodine pills in case of a nuclear emergency – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal Constitution All Belgians will get iodine pills in case of a nuclear emergencyAtlanta Journal ConstitutionThe pills will be sent to pharmacies and, in the event of a nuclear meltdown, citizens will be ordered to pick up their share.

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