Breast Cancer Survivor Shares Recovery Journal, Offers Advice for Those in Treatment

That's advice she has for other people going through breast cancer treatment. After being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009, undergoing treatment and eventually living cancer free for 4.5 years, the unthinkable happened - her breast cancer h... More..

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by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Mysterious Paralyzing Illness Like Polio Found Among Kids in 22 States

Messonnier said the search for a cause is frustrating, and so far, no particular pathogen or immune response has been identified that would explain the big AFM peaks. Federal health officials released the updat...More..

Rare, polio-like disease affecting children in United States, says CDC
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Rare, polio-like disease affecting children in United States, says CDC

The Centers for Disease and Control said AFM has afflicted only 362 people nationwide in the past four years. Fourteen cases have been reported in Colorado and six in Minnesota, majority children. Other sympt...More..

NJ Surfer Dies From Rare,
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

NJ Surfer Dies From Rare, "Brain-Eating Amoeba"

Stabile, whose family said he was an avid outdoorsman who loved to surf, had been at the park on vacation. Naegleria fowleri can not be contracted by swallowing contaminated water, according to the CDC . ...More..

GOP exhales after McSally romp in Arizona - Source Politico
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

GOP exhales after McSally romp in Arizona - Source Politico

Hopeful candidates battled for the Senate and House in the Florida primary elections, and in Oklahoma the voters selected their horses for the gubernatorial race and a few House seats. Gillum has said since t...More..

White House drafted a statement on John McCain, but never released it
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

White House drafted a statement on John McCain, but never released it

House of Representatives for four years and then was elected to the United States Senate in 1987. A funeral will be conducted Thursday at North Phoenix Baptist Church with former Vice President Joe Biden spea...More..

by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

John McCain, senator and former presidential candidate, dies at 81

His office released a brief statement at 5:17 p.m. The decorated politician's family said they are "immensely grateful for the support and kindness of all his caregivers over the past year, and for the cont...More..

21-year-old receives historic face transplant
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

21-year-old receives historic face transplant

The young woman survived but was critically injured, having lost her forehead, nose and sinuses, mouth except for the corners of her lips and much of the bones that make up the jaws and front of her face . Now...More..

Pa. health officials warn about West Nile as suspected infection tested
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Pa. health officials warn about West Nile as suspected infection tested

Last year, there were six reported cases in the state. Our goal is for that to be the only one. Governor Wolf's administration is taking several specific initiatives to combat this little-known virus. To comb...More..

FDA flags sale of recalled Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

FDA flags sale of recalled Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging consumers to stay away from a popular Kellogg's cereal that has been linked to a massive salmonella outbreak affecting 100 people in 33 states . Florid...More..

Harder Evidence Builds That Viruses Play a Role in Alzheimer's
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Harder Evidence Builds That Viruses Play a Role in Alzheimer's

They found that viruses called human herpes virus 6 (HHV-6) and HHV-7 were more abundant in the brains of people who died with Alzheimer's. Researchers in the United States believe the disease may trigger an ...More..

Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

This week's report found that many suicides were in people with no known mental illness. "These findings are disturbing". "The most common method was firearm, followed by hanging or suffocation, followed ...More..

Recent CDC report finds rates increasing
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Recent CDC report finds rates increasing

Then on Friday morning, CNN's Anthony Bourdain , the chef and storyteller who took viewers around the world in " Parts Unknown ", was found unresponsive in his hotel room in France. Writing in USA Today, Liz S...More..

Congo Announces 11 New Confirmed Ebola Cases
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Congo Announces 11 New Confirmed Ebola Cases

WHO Deputy Director-General for Emergency Preparedness and Response Peter Salama had told reporters on Thursday that the risk assessment was being reviewed. The ministry said just one person had been confirmed ...More..

Six in Pennsylvania sick from shell egg salmonella outbreak
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Six in Pennsylvania sick from shell egg salmonella outbreak

Public health officials expect additional cases to be confirmed because of the lag time from the time a person develops symptoms to the time the CDC receives confirmation lab reports and notifications from stat...More..

DR Congo records four fresh cases of Ebola
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

DR Congo records four fresh cases of Ebola

It is DRC's ninth known outbreak of Ebola since 1976. There are various hemorrhagic fevers including Ebola . Dr Peter Salama, WHO Deputy Director-General, Emergency Preparedness and Response, said: "The ...More..

Ten Minnesota Cases linked to Romaine Lettuce E. coli Outbreak
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Ten Minnesota Cases linked to Romaine Lettuce E. coli Outbreak

The 29 states involved in the outbreak are: Alaska (8), Arizona (8), California (30), Colorado (2), CT (2), Florida (1), Georgia (5), Idaho (11), IL (2), Kentucky (1), Louisiana (1), MA (3), MI (4), Minnesota...More..

Filipino goalkeeper becomes first Southeast Asian player in English Premier League
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Filipino goalkeeper becomes first Southeast Asian player in English Premier League

For Warnock, who was appointed Cardiff manager in October 2016 with the club in the relegation zone, promotion this season represents the eighth time he has led a club to a higher division. " Burnley went do...More..

Law Enforcement takes part in National Drug Take-Back Day
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Law Enforcement takes part in National Drug Take-Back Day

The nationwide fight against opioid abuse continues, getting those unused prescription drugs out of homes, and stopping them from being sold on the streets is top priority for law enforcement. "We ask, what can...More..

Denver Broncos draft Royce Freeman, upgrade at running back
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Denver Broncos draft Royce Freeman, upgrade at running back

He's a guy that we needed. "So he's great in short yardage and will hopefully break a run or two". Former Oregon Ducks running back Royce Freeman has a new home. That was a time not many expected him to run...More..

Parents of Alfie Evans 'heartbroken' after son passes away
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Parents of Alfie Evans 'heartbroken' after son passes away

He was 23 months old. Alfie sadly died on Saturday, less than a week after his life support was removed at the Alder Hey children's hospital in Liverpool. Francis has spoken repeatedly about Alfie . Th...More..

Simon Harris to organise free repeat smear tests after cervical cancer controversy
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Simon Harris to organise free repeat smear tests after cervical cancer controversy

Minister for Health Simon Harris has now established a review of the process, to establish how the scandal was allowed to unfold. "CervicalCheck appears then to have undertaken a review so any of the in...More..

Study finds link between popular medications and dementia risk
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Study finds link between popular medications and dementia risk

Research director Dr. Carol Routledge with the Alzheimer's Research UK said that researchers that started this study should continue looking more into the connection between "anticholinergics and dementia ris...More..

Court Rules Monkeys Can Take Selfies But Only People Can Copyright
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Court Rules Monkeys Can Take Selfies But Only People Can Copyright

Slater and the animal rights group PETA , which sued Slater in 2015 on behalf of the monkey (named Naruto), reached a settlement a year ago to drop the case (with Slater agreeing to donate 25% of his pro...More..

Leeds United to tour Burma despite military crackdown
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Leeds United to tour Burma despite military crackdown

Some Leeds players are understood to be wary of travelling to Myanmar and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office guidance is to "check travel advice before travelling". But that has not deterred the end-of-sea...More..

Ulster Bank offering emergency cash as funds disappear from customer accounts
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Ulster Bank offering emergency cash as funds disappear from customer accounts

The bank denied any money had disappeared and said transactions were "temporarily not showing on accounts". The bank also promised that no customers would be left "out of pocket". Finance Minister Paschal Don...More..

Record Store Day 2018 set to be a hit Saturday
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Record Store Day 2018 set to be a hit Saturday

Those store owners and community supporters created Record Store Day in 2007 as a way of celebrating the grassroots movement that's allowed a once-dying medium to thrive. With that being said, Gederberg has r...More..

Woodstock store joins in International Record Store Day
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Woodstock store joins in International Record Store Day

Made available only to independent retailers, these records - often pressed on coloured vinyl - come in extremely limited numbers. The record industry offers exclusive releases only in participating stores for ...More..

Martha, Bela Karolyi say 'no way' they knew about Larry Nassar
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Martha, Bela Karolyi say 'no way' they knew about Larry Nassar

Bela Karolyi coached U.S. gymnast Mary Lou Retton to 1984 Los Angeles Olympic gold only three years after defecting from Romania to the United States. Thirteen former US gymnasts and three coaches interviewed b...More..

Wrestling Legend Bruno Sammartino Dead at 82
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Wrestling Legend Bruno Sammartino Dead at 82

Three years later, he won the WWWF belt in NY with a 48-second defeat of Buddy Rogers . Sammartino remained a fan favorite into the 1980s before becoming a broadcaster and mentor for his son David. "I was ge...More..