Medicine

by | October 04, 2017 | 01:00

Officials say mosquitoes breed in standing or stagnant water and eliminating places where mosquitoes can breed and reducing the chances of mosquito bites are the most effective lines of defense against exposure to West Nile Virus. The age range of symptomatic cases was from 21 to 77 years old. Mosquitoes that carry West Nile virus tend to bite in the early morning and evening, so it's important to wear repellent at these times.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:53

The Las Vegas Police put out an immediate call for help from civilians who were able to give blood. Las Vegas, in Clark County, is governed by a seven-member County Commission that is elected from geographic districts on a partisan basis for staggered four-year terms, according to the website.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:42

United Blood Services officials say they've sent more than 200 blood products to victims of the mass shooting. If you'd like to donate blood, you can swing by the United Blood Services office in Midland off of Midkiff. He said O negative and O positive blood types are critical, as is the need for blood platelets. United Blood Services is encouraging people to go to its West Charleston Boulevard and Whitney Ranch location in Henderson if they would like to donate blood.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:40

Writing on Twitter, one person said: "You know, I would love to donate blood, if not for that pesky #gay thing. It should be our duty to help those who are in need of blood or whatever it is", said Janeth Ruiz, a West Texan who's been donating plasma for the last several years.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:37

The GoFundMe page was created by Steve Sisolak , the Clark County Commission chair from Las Vegas , who started the fundraiser off with a donation of $10,000. A GoFundMe campaign to raise money for the victims of the deadly shooting in Las Vegas has reached $3 million. Local unions are working with other groups in the community to offer assistance with coordinating donations and support for the victims of the shooting.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:25

The 30-year-old feared she had cancer after noticing the painful lumps but docs at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney removed the lumps and discovered they were harmless. List of weird and unexpected things a tattoo can do- well it can lead to cancer in the person. Fifteen years after the tattoo was done may seem like a long lag time, but Meyers says that there is no timeline for when these events occur.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:23

In January 2011, a friend of Thornton's family was diagnosed with breast cancer. If you have any question, make sure to follow up with your doctor and make sure if you fall in these guidelines to schedule a mammogram this month if you haven't had one in the past year.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:13

They had multiple drops on catchable passes and coughed up a turnover. As the 49ers prepared to face the Arizona Cardinals , the entire team lined up in two rows, with the front row kneeling, as the national anthem sounded over the loudspeakers at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Phoenix.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:15

Here are the milestones and marks that the Cardinals can achieve against the San Francisco 49ers . Time will tell if he gets the recognition he deserves. Another costly and questionable offensive pass interference: The Niners likely could have put Sunday's game away in regulation were it not for a costly sequence on the opening drive of the third quarter.

by | October 03, 2017 | 15:22

India are drawn in a tough Group A along with former champions Ghana, Colombia and United States of America. The first two matches will be played at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi , while the final group game will be played at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai .

by | October 03, 2017 | 14:13

For now, the ink has only been tested on the skin of pigs and the proof-of-concept study needs to move into a refinement phase. Several injections in the skin were done in order to understand the visibility and functionality of the biosensors.

by | October 03, 2017 | 13:17

Peñalvo, PhD, an assistant professor at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University and the senior author of the study, said in a press release. "Aside from the direct association with cardiovascular risk factors, skipping breakfast might serve as a marker for general unhealthy diet or lifestyle, which itself is associated with the development of atherosclerosis", said Jose Penalvo, assistant professor at Tufts University in the United States and senior author of ...

by | October 03, 2017 | 13:06

The average retail gasoline price in Chattanooga fell another 6.5 cents per gallon in the past week to $2.44 a gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 170 gas outlets in Chattanooga. Gas in the New Haven area is also cheaper than in Waterbury, where the average fuel price is $2.75 per gallon. Though Hurricane Harvey didn't cause much damage to refineries and infrastructure in Texas, the storm blocked several supply lines, causing prices to rise in Florida.

by | October 03, 2017 | 11:34

He was accompanied by his lawyer and some associates when he arrived at the court complex to surrender. Meanwhile, the court of duty magistrate, JMIC Hirdejit Singh, declined his plea citing jurisdiction issue and told him to surrender in the local court of Gurdaspur.

by | October 03, 2017 | 08:20

So why did giant containers of relief from the mainland US not get picked up by delivery trucks for distribution? Bill Nelson (D-FL) said in a statement Thursday. The governor says that this has left 9,500 shipping containers sitting in the port while citizens face shortages. This unique situation requires a well-coordinated response led by the Department of Defense (DOD), which is the only entity capable of executing a recovery effort of this scale and complexity.

by | October 03, 2017 | 07:59

Loyalty is imperative to sustain the nation's peace and unity, the president said. The group said: "We should not lose sight of the fact that some of our gallant military men are in the trenches, in the bushes and have not slept or seen members of their families just so that we can sleep with our two eyes closed".

by | October 03, 2017 | 07:07

We will update Central Texans if anything changes but, for now, your donations will continue going toward our local blood supply. The line outside donations centers in Las Vegas have been reported to go around the block. "I can't bend my mind around it", said Christine Espinoza. "Every two seconds in the USA somebody needs a blood transfusion and that's just on a regular day", Lambert added.

by | October 02, 2017 | 14:38

Almost 80 percent of those who provided only one or two correct answers also had dementia, with a dose-dependent relationship between degree of smell loss and incidence of dementia. Olfactory deficits are often an early sign of Alzheimer's disease or Parkinson's disease and they get worse with disease progression. Problems with your sense of smell can indicate that your cells' ability to rebuild key components might be compromised, which again could put your brain at risk.

by | October 02, 2017 | 12:24

Athletic director Tom Jurich was put on paid administrative leave. Jurich, 61, has been at Louisville for nearly 20 years. "Effective immediately, Coach Pitino has been placed on an unpaid administrative leave", Louisville's interim president, Greg Postel, told reporters.

by | October 02, 2017 | 12:08

Stokes' role in the upcoming Ashes series has come under serious doubt after the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced that he and team-mate Alex Hales will not be considered for selection in the global matches until further notice.

by | October 02, 2017 | 12:02

Louis Cardinals . The 31-year-old right-hander indicated he likely won't opt out of the $130 million, six-year contract he signed before the 2016 season and become a free agent - but he left himself some wiggle room. The bottom of the ninth offered something not so familiar - a reminder of the good ol' days as Pablo Sandoval knocked a walk-off homer over the right field wall to end a dismal season.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:48

All nine drivers failed to finish the race at Sepang on Saturday after a miscalculation on how much fuel was needed to complete two races, which were being run back-to-back due to a timetable reshuffle. We've saved some tyres so that's a positive but it's a very bad day. "We'll see what tomorrow brings". "The lap time today showed that we are not quick enough", he told reporters.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:47

When Jerry Jones and his Dallas Cowboys took a knee in unity before - not during - the National Anthem last Monday night, boos arose from some in the Arizona Cardinals' stadium. Ryan also acknowledged that the original point of the player demonstration - racial injustice and police mistreatment of African-Americans - has become obscured by the narrower issue of how to act during the anthem.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:13

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders announced on Twitter Thursday morning Trump had authorized the law be waived for Puerto Rico , effective immediately, at the behest of Gov. Seven lawmakers, led by Velázquez, sent a letter Monday to Acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke requesting a one year waiver of the Jones Act for Puerto Rico .

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:11

The Rams defense is expected to dominate in 2017. "I made my mind up on this issue, that I wasn't going to comment other than I am very proud of the fact that the Dallas Cowboys and our players have always stood for the flag and the recognition for the flag always".

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:22

He said the government will be flexible in managing the country's foreign exchange policies to help the market become more resistant to unexpected external shocks. The UN has passed multiple rounds of sanctions created to cripple the North Korean economy and persuade it to remove its nuclear programme. "The top priority is to secure abilities to counter the North Korean nuclear and missile threats", Mr Moon said.

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:14

At 5 a.m. EDT (0900 UTC) on September 27, the center of Hurricane Lee was located near 30.2 degrees north latitude and 56.3 degrees west longitude. Ocracoke has a population of about 1,000 residents. Lee is not a threat to the U.S. In North Carolina, officials estimated more than 10,000 people had left two barrier islands jutting into the Atlantic where visitors were ordered to evacuate.

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:07

The House will take up a CHIP bill on October 4, according to a second article from the publication, but details are scant as to what it entails. On Saturday, millions of children from low- to middle-income families in Missouri and across the United States are in danger of losing access to CHIP if Congress does not reauthorize the program.

by | September 29, 2017 | 00:15

Saudi Arabia has appointed the first female spokeswoman in their history at the embassy in Washington. Positive reactions quickly poured in from inside the kingdom and around the world. The announcement on Tuesday follows decades of resistance from female activists, many of whom were jailed for flouting the ban . It will also facilitate the entry of more women into the workforce and allow an increase in female employment, which is key to the kingdom's economic development.

by | September 29, 2017 | 00:13

In its strain selection report, the World Health Organization said the majority of H3N2 strains that circulated from February to September belonged to the clade 3C.2a and subclade 3C.2.a1, which continue to show considerable diversity in their hemagglutinin and neuraminidase genes.

by | September 28, 2017 | 00:11

The court then seized her 30-million baht bail and issued her arrest warrant. "The accused knew that the government-to-government rice contract was unlawful but did not prevent it.", the Supreme Court said in a statement. As we've reported, "Thai media speculated that she might have fled the country and traveled to Singapore, on her way to to join her brother, former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, who was overthrown by the military in 2006".

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:15

Virat Kohli's side faced a real Test. And, coming from him, it would be mean a lot to Hardik Pandya . "Wrist-spinners need to be backed, they won't always get grip from the wicket, but they possess the ability to get wickets". In his you career, so far, Pandya has played some brilliant knocks for India in the middle order. I used to hit sixes before too, it's just that I am hitting them at a higher level now.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:15

In the poster, the Shahid kills us with his fierce and royal look, flaunting his regal beard and red tika. "#Padmavati #MaharawalRatanSingh @shahidkapoor @deepikapadukone @RanveerOfficial ". "The Rajput kings had very strong personalities", he added. We bet fans can't wait for the first look of Ranveer Singh! While the movie is gearing up for its release, the Shri Karni Sena, an outfit of the Rajput community had warned Sanjay Leela Bhansali that they will oppose screening of " ...

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:16

PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: The United States has had representatives working on this problem for over 25 years. The forceful rhetoric from Pyongyang came after Trump threatened to " totally destroy" North Korea in a speech to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday.

by | September 20, 2017 | 01:09

Ziegart's mother is grateful that police remained determined to solve this case. She was 24 years old at the time of her murder. She had been raped and stabbed. A year ago, prosecutors were able to create a composite sketch of the suspect using a new technology called DNA phototyping. Last year, Gulluni said investigators found a single source male DNA from an unknown individual that was developed from various items seized from Zeigert's body and the crime scene.