Local Red Cross Heads to Hurricane Zone

President Obama issued a state of emergency for Florida as the state braces for Hurricane Matthew to make landfall later Thursday (Oct. 6) as a Category 4 storm. With winds reaching up to 140 miles per hour, the storm has the potential to be one of... More..

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Medicare Part D Annual Enrollment Period Oct. 15-Dec. 7
by | Saturday, October 08, 2016

Medicare Part D Annual Enrollment Period Oct. 15-Dec. 7

You can find a Medicare counselor online here. Those interested in learning more about Medicare can join Karen Gaudian and CHOICES volunteer John Rosa at Founders Hall on September 30th or October 28 at 1pm...More..

by | Saturday, October 08, 2016

Medical Minute: Tough Enough to Wear Pink

The aim of the NBCAM from the start has been to promote mammography as the most effective weapon in the fight against breast cancer . She has published breast cancer research in medical journals such as A...More..

by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Ben Stiller credits prostate cancer test for saving his life

Then he went through a series of tests, including an MRI and biopsy, to determine if he definitely had prostate cancer, which confirmed he did. "It came out of the blue for me", Stiller said. The PSA test is ...More..

Is Naked Juice really worse for you than a can of Pepsi?
by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Is Naked Juice really worse for you than a can of Pepsi?

However, the CSPI emphasizes that the primary ingredient in Kale Blazer is orange juice, and the third most common ingredient is apple juice. Because of this, Theodore says she "would be surprised if consumer...More..

by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Cambodian Zika Fears Prompt US Travel Warning

For updates about the Zika virus (including travel precautions) check the CDC's Zika website . US health officials are advising pregnant women to consider postponing travel to 11 countries in Southeast Asia ...More..

Taco Bell turning into an Airbnb for the night
by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Taco Bell turning into an Airbnb for the night

OH: The Airbnb we're renting in Costa Rica looks like a Taco Bell . Taco Bell is billing the promotion as a " Steakcation ", during which four lucky customers will be able to sleep over its Chatham-based l...More..

by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Zuma to be quizzed by S.Africa watchdog

President Jacob Zuma has appointed Advocate Busisiwe Joyce Mkhwebane as the Public Protector for a period of seven years with effect from October 15, 2016. "My allegiance is with the constitution and the rule o...More..

Federal appeals court hears arguments over Dakota Access pipeline
by | Thursday, October 06, 2016

Federal appeals court hears arguments over Dakota Access pipeline

The pipeline company and the Corps argued in court documents that they followed a standard review process. The focus of the protest is the Dakota Access Pipeline, a planned 1,134-mile channel that would bring...More..

Birth Controll Pills Linked To Increased Risk of Depression
by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Birth Controll Pills Linked To Increased Risk of Depression

The study found that women on a combined oestrogen progestin pill (medication that controls reproductive hormones) were 23% more likely to be prescribed antidepressant medication than those not on hormonal cont...More..

by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Trump looms large in New Hampshire Senate debate

Ayotte said during Monday night's debate with Hassan that she would "absolutely" tell a child to aspire to be like Trump. When Trump was asked about Ayotte in an August Washington Post interview, he critici...More..

Insulin pumps vulnerable to hacking
by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Insulin pumps vulnerable to hacking

The company views the probability of unauthorized access to the One Touch Ping system as very low, saying these attacks "would require technical expertise, sophisticated equipment, and proximity to the pump". S...More..

by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

South African police fight students demanding free education

That is why we are striking'. Zuma said South African universities are among the most respected in the world, but if the destruction does not stop then their future will be compromised. 'Exams are around the ...More..

Demi Lovato Calls Out Fan Artist For Giving Her Unrealistic Body
by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Demi Lovato Calls Out Fan Artist For Giving Her Unrealistic Body

But while it may have racked up plenty of likes among artist Vladimir Serbanescu's followers, chaos ensued as Demi slammed the unrealistic rendering of her assets. She's attractive the way she is, and you don...More..

by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Grand Forks County Sheriff's Department wearing pink badges for breast cancer awareness

One in eight women in the USA will be diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetime. "When it comes to breast cancer, you can take control to lower risk through lifestyle changes that offer powerful prot...More..

UFC's Josh Samman Remains in a Coma
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

UFC's Josh Samman Remains in a Coma

Samman, who is from Tallahassee, Florida, was unresponsive but breathing and had a pulse, according to the police statement. However, details of the incident early Friday have not been released by authorities...More..

by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Syria Offers Rebels Safe Passage to Flee Aleppo

O'Brien said the latest indiscriminate bombings subjected residents to " a level of savagery that no human should have to endure ". Syria is seeing intensified fighting in the city of Aleppo, after the Syrian...More..

by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Panthers LT Oher ruled out with concussion

Newton has thrown five interceptions with five touchdown passes. While some are anxious about how Newton can recover from his concussion, the real concern is Carolina's complacency. Instead, Newton has gone t...More..

Walk to End Alzheimer's is Saturday in Mason City
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Walk to End Alzheimer's is Saturday in Mason City

We all have a reason to end Alzheimer's and I'm participating in the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's because I'm committed to raising awareness and funds in the fight against the nation's si...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Renée Zellweger Says Bridget Jones Has Changed - but Is Still 'Perfectly Imperfect'

What's a girl to do? Stars of the film - including Zellweger, Firth and Dempsey - hit the red-carpet this week to promote the new installment. Good thing Daniel Cleaver (Hugh Grant) isn't in the picture this ...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Arizona Newspaper Receiving Death Threats After Clinton Endorsement

Besides allowing these newspapers to be on the right side of history, more or less, these showy non-endorsements of Trump are good for page views. New Hampshire's conservative Union Leader newspaper, meanwhil...More..

Syrian monitor: Russian airstrikes killed 9300 in past year
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Syrian monitor: Russian airstrikes killed 9300 in past year

Russian Federation and Syria maintain their military operations in Syria are directed at combating terrorism, a position USA and UK diplomats have blasted at the United Nations in recent days. One of my friends...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Arsene Wenger says he could manage England "one day"

This has always been my club. He also says that fans simply need to look back at Manchester United's fate when Sir Alex Ferguson left, so they'd understand what's in store for Arsenal when Wenger leaves the c...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Romanian President's official residence turns pink for fight against breast cancer

Analyzing data on an ongoing basis from Cancer Prevention Study II (CPS-II), which the Society began in 1982, to investigate linkages between lifestyle and breast cancer. AWARD-winning Australian music artist K...More..

by | Friday, September 30, 2016

First 'three person baby' born using new method

A separate fact sheet from New Science revealed that a bulk - around 20,000 - of human's genes are in the cell's nucleaus and only 37 are in the mitochondria. The technique involved the removal of some of the ...More..

Couple stabbed to death in Cardiff after they finished night shifts
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Couple stabbed to death in Cardiff after they finished night shifts

See PA story POLICE Cardiff. Matalan staff in Cardiff were back at the Queen Street store this morning and held a tearful staff meeting before bosses made a decision to not to reopen for another day. Zoe Morg...More..

Would Let Daughters to Join Military Service: Obama
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Would Let Daughters to Join Military Service: Obama

While the event was hardly hostile, neither was it a rosy walk in the park. President Barack Obama was asked by a Gold Star mother why he refuses to say "Islamic" terrorism. Introduced by host Jake Tapper a...More..

A look at where the royals are going Tuesday
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

A look at where the royals are going Tuesday

He said when Canada became a country it wrongly pursued laws to proselytize indigenous people to become Christians with the residential schools. It is a national monument to the atrocities of the Indian Residen...More..

by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Islamic State 'dead set' on using chemical weapons: Pentagon spokesman

Mustard gas is fatal in large doses. The official added that while the latest test of a chemical weapon proved negative, he said he expected such attacks to happen in the future. "We recognize this is real", ...More..

Friday forecast: Sunny and hot today, storms this weekend
by | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Friday forecast: Sunny and hot today, storms this weekend

In addition, some storms may be strong to severe with damaging winds. A front will move through Sunday , which will also keep showers around. A few models have a completely dry afternoon with even some sun whi...More..

FDA approves lower-cost alternative to biotech drug Humira
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

FDA approves lower-cost alternative to biotech drug Humira

The biosimilar, Amjevita, is approved to treat moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis; active psoriatic arthritis; active ankylosing spondylitis; moderately to severely active Crohn's disease; moder...More..

by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

LSU Fires Les Miles As Head Coach

LSU fired Les Miles on Sunday, and Fisher is expected to be one of LSU's targets. The LSU Tigers and the Oklahoma Sooners are now out of the rankings. "The first game we played at Arizona State, Jacob Hester...More..

by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

About 200 Zika cases recorded in Thailand so far: health officials

He remains in stable condition and is now receiving an additional test at a Seoul hospital, KCDC officials said. Authorities in Thailand seeking to curb the growing number of Zika cases say they will criminal...More..

Upside to morning sickness: Fewer miscarriages, stillbirths
by | Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Upside to morning sickness: Fewer miscarriages, stillbirths

But some may have these symptoms until delivery. Scientists aren't entirely sure what causes it, but it may have something to do with the way the body protects the fetus against toxins and risky microorganism...More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Ex-speaker latest to fall in Brazil's corruption scandals

Prosecutor General Rodrigo Janot, who brought the charges against Cunha several months ago, said that he had been trying to remove him from office since December. He denies any wrongdoing in the Petrobras case....More..

by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

Trump threatens to bring Gennifer Flowers to debate

Trump tweeted Saturday she would be there if billionaire Mark Cuban, who has criticized the GOP nominee in recent months on Twitter, also attended. She added: "I don't have any interest whatsoever in getting...More..

National Museum of African American History and Culture Opens in Washington
by | Sunday, September 25, 2016

National Museum of African American History and Culture Opens in Washington

Bush . The president said his hope was that the museum on Washington's National Mall, and its thousands of artifacts chronicling centuries of black oppression and perseverance, would show all Americans that...More..

by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Messi ruled out for three weeks with groin injury

However, the former Rosario Central boss says his comments were taken out of context and that the Argentina camp worked closely with Barca when Messi sustained a similar groin problem on worldwide duty this m...More..

Eggo Waffles Recalled by Kellogg's Over Listeria Concerns
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Eggo Waffles Recalled by Kellogg's Over Listeria Concerns

The bacteria can cause illness and is especially unsafe for newborns, pregnant women , the elderly, and people with weakened immune systems. Doctors say while Listeria is rare - it can be unsafe - and add re...More..

Villa boss Di Matteo confirms Grealish investigation
by | Saturday, September 24, 2016

Villa boss Di Matteo confirms Grealish investigation

At 07:45 BST on Sunday, police were called to a Birmingham hotel as guests complained of a rowdy party, which the Daily Mail reports Grealish attended. "When I was at Chelsea, I remember there were a couple o...More..

Manchin: Mylan didn't create drug pricing chain, has done nothing wrong
by | Friday, September 23, 2016

Manchin: Mylan didn't create drug pricing chain, has done nothing wrong

The admission was in response to a question from Democratic Representative Bonnie Watson Coleman of New Jersey. Bresch earned almost $19 million past year. And that means more case-by-case controversies as pa...More..

by | Thursday, September 22, 2016

Global pledge to stamp out drug-resistant infections

When used properly, antibiotics can save lives. The UK has set its own target to reduce inappropriate prescriptions and the incidence of high risk bacterial infections in hospitals by 50% by 2020 and cut the ...More..

New report finds 'Erin Brockovich' chemical in USA drinking water
by | Thursday, September 22, 2016

New report finds 'Erin Brockovich' chemical in USA drinking water

In New Jersey, a committee of scientists that help establish water standards for the state Drinking Water Quality Institute had recommended in 2010 that the standard for hexavalent chromium be 0.07 parts per bi...More..

Now's the time for a flu shot
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Now's the time for a flu shot

Protection can last more than six months. Since then, the vaccine has been a popular choice for children as young as 2 years old, working a bit differently than the traditional shot in the arm. Bantamoi said ...More..

Massive Florida sinkhole leaks contaminated waste water into drinking supplies
by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Massive Florida sinkhole leaks contaminated waste water into drinking supplies

On Aug. 27 workers monitoring water levels discovered a drop. The Floridan aquifer is one of the highest producing aquifers in the world, spanning all of Florida and extending into Alabama, Georgia and SC. ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Jennifer Aniston memes explode in response to Pitt divorce

Jolie's lawyer Mr Offer added: "She will not be commenting and asks that the family be given privacy at this time". In January 2005, Pitt and Aniston announced that they were splitting. Pitt stars with Mario...More..

What we know about Donald Trump's health
by | Tuesday, September 20, 2016

What we know about Donald Trump's health

He also reportedly said he did not exercise, but is so good at golf that he could play professionally. It appears to be the same information Trump let television show host Dr. Trump's camp issued a media rel...More..

by | Saturday, September 17, 2016

Shailene Woodley Reveals How Hillary Clinton Can Attract Bernie Sanders Supporters

My word!", Sanders said sarcastically. Let's be clear. It's about bigotry'. Sanders recalled how Trump was "the leader of the so-called birther movement". According to Hillary for Ohio, Clinton's college pl...More..

County drops mosquito larvicide in wetlands to combat West Nile
by | Friday, September 16, 2016

County drops mosquito larvicide in wetlands to combat West Nile

Most people (80%) who are infected with WNV do not get sick. The city has confirmed its first human case of West Nile virus this season. West Nile Virus infections in humans have been reported from June throu...More..

Bayer's bid for Monsanto faces worldwide scrutiny
by | Friday, September 16, 2016

Bayer's bid for Monsanto faces worldwide scrutiny

The announced $ 66 billion sale of Monsanto Co.to Bayer AG leaves many wondering about its impact on the futures of both companies. Antitrust reviewers will have to consider not just each deal individually...More..