Monthly Archives: July 2016

Summer days shouldn’t be lazy for kids – UPI.com

UPI.com Summer days shouldn't be lazy for kidsUPI.comSATURDAY, July 30, 2016 — Kids love the unstructured days of summer, but parents need to be sure children get moving during their summer holidays, a physical education expert says. "I always encourage

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Teen with Cancer Marries High School Sweetheart from Hospital Bed: ‘Love Is Still Possible’ – People Magazine

People Magazine Teen with Cancer Marries High School Sweetheart from Hospital Bed: 'Love Is Still Possible'People MagazineThere wasn't a dry eye in the room when Abbi Ruicker married her high school sweetheart Swift Myers in an Oklahoma hospital on Sunday.

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Top NIH official: More locally transmitted Zika cases likely – CBS News

CBS News Top NIH official: More locally transmitted Zika cases likelyCBS NewsWith the first locally transmitted cases of Zika virus coming to light in Florida recently, a top expert on disease control said it's likely the United States will see

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Early childhood development begins with a mother’s breast – Huffington Post

Huffington Post Early childhood development begins with a mother's breastHuffington PostExclusive breastfeeding is the best way to give your child a great start in life. We all need to do everything in our power to support women who want to

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Sanofi begins flu vaccine shipments – Pocono Record

WFDD Sanofi begins flu vaccine shipmentsPocono RecordSwiftwater-based vaccine maker Sanofi Pasteur began shipping the first of what will be about 65 million doses of influenza vaccine for this year's flu season. The company plans to increase its supplies this year

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Flour recall prompts new warning: Don’t eat dough or batter – Fox News

Fox News Flour recall prompts new warning: Don't eat dough or batterFox NewsThe most basic of baking ingredients, flour, is at the center of a complicated question: How did it become contaminated with bacteria normally found in animal feces? The

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Sen. Schumer wants FDA’s food recall process overhauled – Washington Post

WBNG-TV Sen. Schumer wants FDA's food recall process overhauledWashington PostALBANY, N.Y. — U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer says federal regulators are too slow getting bad food off the shelves. The New York Democrat is calling for the U.S. Food and Drug

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Breastfeeding within hour of birth provides baby’s ‘first vaccine,’ says UNICEF – UN News Centre

UN News Centre Breastfeeding within hour of birth provides baby's 'first vaccine,' says UNICEFUN News CentreSumi Madhi a volunteer on child feeding, nutrition and care interacts with mothers in Kudada, India. Photo: UNICEF/Prashanth Vishwanathan. Print. 29 July 2016 – The

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Flour recall prompts new warning: Don’t eat dough or batter – Fox News

Fox News Flour recall prompts new warning: Don't eat dough or batterFox NewsThe most basic of baking ingredients, flour, is at the center of a complicated question: How did it become contaminated with bacteria normally found in animal feces? The

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Blue Bell Fined $850K Over Deadly Listeria Outbreak – Eater

Eater Blue Bell Fined $850K Over Deadly Listeria OutbreakEaterTexas-based ice cream company Blue Bell Creamery has reached an agreement with the state health department for penalties related to last year's listeria outbreak that sickened 10 people and was tied to

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MIT Develops Portable Device That Spits Out Drugs On-Demand – Motherboard

Motherboard MIT Develops Portable Device That Spits Out Drugs On-DemandMotherboardResearchers at MIT have developed a portable system that can produce biologic drugs on-demand, obviating the need for expensive centralized manufacturing and potentially enabling doctors working in remote or developing parts

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Health official: Use bug repellent for West Nile protection – Washington Times

Outbreak News Today Health official: Use bug repellent for West Nile protectionWashington TimesPIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The state Department of Health says South Dakota's peak transmission for the West Nile virus has started and will last through the end of

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Democrats demand Congress end its vacation to approve Zika funding – The Guardian

The Guardian Democrats demand Congress end its vacation to approve Zika fundingThe GuardianSenate minority leader Harry Reid, one of the senators who has demanded Republicans reconvene Congress for Zika funding. Photograph: Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP. Joanna Walters · @Joannawalters13. Sunday 31

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US confirms Florida Zika cases are first local transmission in any state – Washington Post

Washington Post US confirms Florida Zika cases are first local transmission in any stateWashington PostFlorida and federal officials on Friday confirmed the first local spread of the Zika virus through infected mosquitoes in the continental United States. Florida Gov. Rick

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Americans blow $27.8 billion a year by being lazy – Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune Americans blow $27.8 billion a year by being lazyChicago TribuneIt's been deemed one of the 10 leading risk factors for death, but it turns out that physical inactivity also comes with a hefty tab-$67.5 billion, to be exact.

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