Archive | Health Care

Trump has a Supreme Court vacancy to fill

Such a majority "could be a threat to important rights that have been protected in the past by the Supreme Court", said Elizabeth Wydra, preside...

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Sen. Portman congratulates Trump one month after withdrawing support

Networks called the race for Mr. Portman within minutes after the polls closed in the Buckeye State. Strickland has blamed his trailing in t...

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After Contentious Fight, Colorado Voters Approves Aid-In-Dying Measure

The measure will allow terminally ill adults to receive prescriptions from physicians for lethal drugs. With the new law passed, physicians an...

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With death penalty back, Nebraska looks ahead to executions

The Los Angeles Times released a poll in September showing that a majority were actually in favor of keeping the death penalty legal . "A...

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Ohio early votes up 11000 over 2012 presidential election

On Nov. 7, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to reinstate the restrictions, meaning that some OH voters may be subject to harassment on election d...

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Massachusetts approves recreational marijuana

Their statement falls short of an outright concession - but the results don't bode well for proponents. Great Schools Massachusetts, the group...

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Employee at Canada's Food Inspection Agency potentially exposed to Ebola

Health officials, who did not name the worker, say they have been isolated for 21 days. Immediately, emergency measures have been put in place...

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North Carolina May Extend Poll Hours

It was the latest development in a day of confusion surrounding voting in Durham. The State Board has the authority to extend voting times, but ...

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Arizona voters consider legalizing pot, raising minimum wage

As CNN puts it , "her support for it makes her the highest-ranking, sitting elected official in either the Republican or Democratic parties to ...

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Former US Attorney General Janet Reno Dies in Miami

She became the longest-serving attorney general of the 20th century and was at the centre of several political crises. The first female US att...

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Clocks 'fall back' an hour on Sunday

The risk of dying in a home fire is cut in half in homes with working smoke alarms , while three out of five home fire deaths result from fires...

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Eagles cut Josh Huff after arrest with gun

That decision was made Thursday, 48 hours after Tuesday's trouble surfaced, and a day after Huff was still allowed on the team. Huff released...

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Early vote in Florida exceeds 2012 figures

That rising wave of voters does not tell you who is ahead, but a recent poll of 718 Floridians found more than a quarter of Republicans said t...

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Breast cancer deaths might double by 2030, reports say

NZBCF Chief Executive Evangelia Henderson said, "We're extremely grateful to Bridgestone and everyone in the community who has purchased Pink Ca...

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Hair-of-the-dog skin patch could help peanut allergy children

But according to CNN , researchers at the Consortium of Food Allergy Research have found that new skin patches could help kids with peanut all...

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Calif. cities ban pot shops ahead of legalization vote

I'm not a California voter, but I know when good legislation passes in the biggest star, other states follow. The ban will also provide the ci...

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Men Pull Out Of Male Birth Control Trial After Experiencing Side Effects

According to study co-author, Doug Colvard, the changes in mood experienced by men in the trial may be due to the fluctuations in the circul...

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Flu shot clinics open in Saskatoon, Prince Albert

State health officials are urging residents to get their annual flu shots now ahead of influenza season. For questions about the Cloverdale cl...

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Downtown Halloween Treat Trail serves young trick-or-treaters

Bring a flashlight! It is getting darker earlier each day and it can be hard for drivers to see children crossing the street. Use kid-friendly m...

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Deepika Padukone, Vin Diesel wishes Happy Diwali

Actor Deepika Padukone is leaving no stone unturned to make sure that the buzz around her first Hollywood film, xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage i...

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Hamilton quickest in first practice at Mexican Grand Prix

Rosberg went only P4 on supersofts, producing 1m20.406s - also slower than Hamilton's lap on softs. The German, 26 points ahead with 75 availa...

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United States candidate Hillary Clinton makes first campaign appearance with Michelle Obama

A hug after speaking: first lady Michelle Obama and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on stage together. Clinton , meanwhile,...

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Actress Amber Tamblyn announces she's expecting a baby girl

The 33-year-old, who has appeared in movies including 127 Hours, The Ring and The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants, broke the happy news in ...

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Governor, Breast Cancer Awareness Advocates Differ On Funding Approach

I am not naïve - I realize that the majority of the information being decimated during Breast Cancer Awareness Month is meant to encourage pe...

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Democrats accuse Republicans of intimidating voters

That includes for 34 Senate seats, 435 House seats, 12 state governors, hundreds of state senators, thousands of state house representatives, pl...

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Intrexon says Brazil mosquito laboratory could protect millions

More than 7,000 pregnant women could be infected by the end of the year, according to the CDC. There is no treatment or vaccine for Zika inf...

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Police Make Seven Arrests After More Crowd Trouble

Supporters and stewards clash during the English League Cup soccer match between West Ham United and Chelsea at the London stadium. Dozens...

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Super parenting may help reduce autism symptoms in kids

The condition can sometimes be detected before the age of 18 months, but by the age of 2 years, a diagnosis from a healthcare professional is ty...

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Apple reports first decline in annual sales & profit in 15 years

It's worth noting, though, that Apple's latest numbers only include a few weeks of iPhone 7 and 7 Plus sales, which analysts expect to have re...

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Kaleo CEO Positive on EpiPen Competition

Pharmaceutical company Kaléo announced that it is bringing back the Auvi-Q epinephrine auto-injector after a voluntary recall took it off th...

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Chicago women killed in Milwaukee Uber traffic collision

The newspaper identified the other women as Ashley Sawatzke, 30, and Amy Taylor, 32, who along with Cohen had been co-workers at an advertising ...

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Women match men on alcohol intake

That can be compared to men who were born between 1981 and 1910 who were 2.2 times more likely to drink than women. Researchers looked at any ...

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Merck quarterly revenue beats, raises full-year forecast

It also narrowed and raised its full-year revenue estimate to a range of $39.7 billion to $40.2 billion. Excluding items, the company earned $...

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Uber Offers Free Flu Vaccine

To request a shot, users need to open the Uber app between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. and request the "Health" option. According to the U.S. Centers f...

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France starts 'calm' evacuation of Calais migrant camp

Aid workers went from tent to tent, urging migrants to leave before heavy machinery is rolled in to start the demolition. The coach transported ...

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