Flu-related deaths in Alberta rise to 34

Georgia is now reporting some of the country's highest flu activity, and the Georgia Department of Public Health recently confirmed the season's first flu-related death. Because of that, health professionals are recommending flu shots for those who h... More..

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by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

General Motors will cut 625 jobs in Canada

General Motors earlier this month had claimed that it would invest an additional $1 billion in USA factories this year and move some aspects of their production from Mexico to the United States. While pledging...More..

Canadian woman lives for 6 days without lungs
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Canadian woman lives for 6 days without lungs

Dr Niall Ferguson, head of critical care medicine at the University Health Network and Mount Sinai, said the influenza "tipped her over the edge into respiratory failure". Chris Benoit said in that news relea...More..

US Economy Loses Steam in Q4
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

US Economy Loses Steam in Q4

Despite the better-than-expected figures, analysts warned the outlook for the United Kingdom economy remained gloomy. Two volatile categories buffeted the headline growth figure: Private inventories contribut...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Abbott proposes removing any officeholder who 'promotes sanctuary cities'

It was not immediately clear how legislation would remove Hernandez from office. Travis County got nearly $1.8 million from the division over the past year "based upon the commitment that federal immigration la...More..

'The New Edition Story': BET's Movie Cast Members
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

'The New Edition Story': BET's Movie Cast Members

Ricky Bell , Michael Bivins , Bobby Brown, Ronnie DeVoe , and Ralph Tresvant came up from the Orchard Park projects in Roxbury to rule radio, and while ego clashes and substance-abuse issues ruptured them (...More..

Gov. Dayton recommends $96.8 million for U initiatives
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Gov. Dayton recommends $96.8 million for U initiatives

Fortunately, despite the frightening incident, the 69-year-old's chief of staff, Jaime Tincher , confirmed the governor is now recovering. Dayton's son, Eric Dayton , said in a tweet that his father was "...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Tiger to use TaylorMade equipment

He led the field in birdies and bogeys and finished 15th out of 17. Woods, who last played a PGA Tour event in August 2016 at the Wyndham Championship, hopes this week is the beginning of a new, healthy and p...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Aetna-Humana shares fall after Judge blocks deal on antitrust grounds

Neither Aetna nor Humana representatives have responded to requests for comment, though Aetna told the Wall Street Journal it is considering appealing the order. Health insurance exchanges in three Florida ...More..

Border Patrol: US Guards Turn Back Canadian Anti-Trump Protesters
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Border Patrol: US Guards Turn Back Canadian Anti-Trump Protesters

United States authorities are entitled to search mobile devices owned by Canadians seeking to cross the border, a Canadian government spokesman said on Saturday. Crossing into the United States from Canada is ...More..

Will No. 7 West Virginia cover vs. Kansas State on Saturday? 1/21/17
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Will No. 7 West Virginia cover vs. Kansas State on Saturday? 1/21/17

WVU has a quick turnaround with Kansas, ranked No. 1 in the coaches' poll, set to come to the Coliseum on Tuesday night. "Teams in the lower half, like we've often been in the past, are pretty good". Nathan Adr...More..

USA Today can't handle Hillary Clinton's unsurprising outfit
by | Monday, January 23, 2017

USA Today can't handle Hillary Clinton's unsurprising outfit

I truly believe we're always Stronger Together", she wrote in a tweet Saturday morning. "I'd like you to stand up", Trump said at his inaugural luncheon in the Capitol, as the Clintons received a standing o...More..

by | Monday, January 23, 2017

25-year-old Major League Baseball pitcher killed in auto accident

A colonel in the Dominican Republic police informed Enrique Rojas of ESPN that the accident occurred in the town of Juan Adrian. According to ESPN's Cristian Morenol, Ventura was driving under the influen...More..

Israel reveals plans for almost 600 settlement homes in east Jerusalem
by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Israel reveals plans for almost 600 settlement homes in east Jerusalem

Earlier, White House press secretary Sean Spicer issued a statement saying the administration is in "the very beginning stages" of discussing a possible move of the U.S. Israel captured Arab east Jerusalem du...More..

US Agencies Release Advice on Eating Fish
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

US Agencies Release Advice on Eating Fish

The 62 types of fish and shellfish included in the guideline are sorted into: best choices: eat two to three servings a week; good choices: eat one serving a week; and fish to avoid . The FDA recommends 2-...More..

Flu-related death toll in Oklahoma rises by 1, total now 6
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Flu-related death toll in Oklahoma rises by 1, total now 6

Because it takes about two weeks after vaccination for antibodies that protect against influenza, it is best to get vaccinated as soon as possible. The Ohio Department of Health issued an alert Wednesday enco...More..

FDA Warns Public About Skin Cancer Creams As It May Kill Pets
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

FDA Warns Public About Skin Cancer Creams As It May Kill Pets

In an advisory previous year, the FDA also cautioned pet owners about the increasing instances of Xylitol poisoning among dogs. Fluorouracil destroys fast-growing cells, including skin cancer cells and pre-...More..

by | Friday, January 20, 2017

Goldman could move up to 1000 London staff to Frankfurt -Handelsblatt

Meanwhile, worldwide and British banks, insurers and asset managers are seeking a bespoke deal with Europe that would give "mutual recognition" to as many of their products and services as possible, McFarlane s...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Hunt lands health in Turnbull reshuffle

Mr Hunt said in a statement that he "believes deeply" in the importance of Medicare and that the government had a "rock solid" commitment to the fundamental role that Medicare plays in the health system. It's a...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Acupuncture may relieve excessive crying in infants

The authors noted that these findings may be "clinically relevant" for parents, because reduction in crying is the difference between having a baby with colic and one without, and thus "acupuncture might have a...More..