Medicine

CDC confirms Chinese coronavirus has arrived in the US

He said , "There has already been human-to-human transmission and infection of medical workers". Chinese health experts say they know little about the ...


Coronavirus cases spread fear in East Asian countries

Six people had died and 291 had been infected with the coronavirus in China as of Tuesday, according to the National Health Commission. And most alarmingl...


Pandemic fears grow as new coronavirus spreads

China has confirmed that the virus has reached the stage of human-to-human transmission, increasing its potency to spread quickly. The WHO will hold a meeting...


China reports fourth virus death as infection spreads overseas

The source of the coronavirus is unknown, but it could spread easily as even adults lack basic habits to protect themselves. Four people have reportedly died af...


China says second person dies in Wuhan pneumonia outbreak

The 69-year-old man had been admitted to hospital with abnormal renal function and severe damage to multiple organs, the Wuhan Municipal Health Commission said ...


CDC confirms first USA case of China coronavirus

One worry is that, as with many viruses: People could be transmitting it before they realize they are sick. After he began to experience symptoms, he reported ...


Flu could be double-whammy this season — CDC

That compared to 272 confirmed cases a year ago. Influenza B is likely to blame for the uptick in children getting sick, health officials say. Influenza B ...


New immune system discovery may potentially cure cancer

The blood could have come from anyone, even a multitude of people. According to the research, cancer patients would have blood samples taken, from which the...


January Is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

Thanks to the new improved screening method, cervical cancer could soon be eliminated.Until now, during screening processes, only those samples that were foun...


China coronavirus symptoms: CDC checks for these virus signs

Authorities have said that "most of the patients infected with 2019-nCoV have had exposure to a large market where live animals were present" in Wuhan , howe...


China outbreak: Over 130 new cases of deadly virus

In southern Guangdong province, a 66-year-old Shenzhen man was quarantined on January 11 after contracting a fever and showing other symptoms following a trip...


New Department of Agriculture Proposal on School Lunches Threatens Michelle Obama Initiative

Potatoes could be served as a vegetable. "If kids aren't eating the food, and it's ending up in the trash, they aren't getting any nutrition-thus undermining ...


Gomez's 'RARE' a look into her journey of 'healing, growth'

With over 165 million subscribers, she is one of the most influential artists on social media. Speaking to Zane Lowe on New Music Daily on Apple Music's Bea...


Yosemite national park: 170 recent visitors suffer norovirus symptoms

Most of the people who got sick had spent time in Yosemite Valley , where park offices, visitor services, snack shops, hotels and restaurants are clustered. Mo...


Airline passengers travelling from China screened for new coronavirus

A second person has died from a new coronavirus that has caused an outbreak of pneumonia in central China , health authorities said. "We're expecting the s...


The Surprising Condition That Causes 1 in 5 Deaths

Despite declining incidence, the investigators discovered that sepsis remains a substantial cause of mortality worldwide. Hundreds of millions of individual d...


Flu activity remains high - HPSC

And approximately 7 per cent of working adults and 20 per cent of children aged under five years get flu each year. New numbers from the CDC show that while...


OC Records First Flu-Related Death of the Season

Hannan said. "I would like to remind our community that our influenza season usually follows a delayed onset compared to the continental United States of Amer...


Wuhan virus could have spread between family members, say officials

Late previous year, health authorities in China's Wuhan said unexplained pneumonia cases had cropped up in the city, located around 1,000 kilometers south...


Can Your Fitbit Predict the Flu?

If a user's weekly average resting heart rate was above their average and their weekly average sleep was not below their average, they were identified as abnorm...


Virginia Governor Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Pro-Gun Rally

The governor of the USA state of Virginia , Ralph Northam , has declared a state of emergency and temporarily banned all guns and weapons from the area arou...


The 2019-2020 Flu Season in USVI Is Underway

But here's the thing about the flu vaccine: It doesn't necessarily give you full protection against the virus-even if it's a good match. Flu season in Monta...


Authorities of China's Wuhan Admit New Coronavirus Can Transmit Human-to-Human

Thai authorities on Monday confirmed that a visitor from Wuhan , China , has been infected with a new coronavirus , the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) s...


Mysterious pneumonia outbreak in China similar to Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)

The patient has since recovered and is well enough to be repatriated. Chinese health officials are still struggling to identify a fast-spreading virus, whic...


Marianne Williamson steps down from presidential race, says love will prevail

Williamson further set herself apart by saying the other candidates' policy proposals were not going to be enough to defeat President Donald Trump . "I feel th...


Wisconsin child dies from flu, Dept. of Health Services says

And statewide, almost 500 others got sick with the virus since flu season began in fall. In its weekly FluView report, released Friday, noted that the bug has...


US Cancer Death Rates See Steepest One-Year Drop Ever Recorded

Trump, 73, claimed in a tweet Thursday morning that there was "a lot of good news coming out of this Administration", referring to a new report that shows c...


Mysterious virus spreads in China, over 40 people infected

Illnesses from the virus were first detected in Wuhan on December 12 and no new cases have been reported since January 3. "Once we get the genetic information...


Third Michigan vaping-related death reported

Joneigh Khaldun, chief medical executive and chief deputy for health for MDHHS. 7, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported 41 new cases ...


California could be 1st state to sell own prescription drugs

California previous year became the first state to offer full health benefits to low-income adults 25 and younger living in the country illegally. "Other coun...


CDC: Flu Season Could Be Worst in Decades

Nationally, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates there have been 2,900 deaths so far this flu season and 55,000 hospitalizations. Manny Al...


S. Korea reports suspected case of mysterious pneumonia

Gauden Galea, WHO's representative to China, said in a statement . But this virus could have used what is known as an intermediate host - an animal species t...


The local flu season claims two lives

Levine. Flu vaccines are offered by many doctor's offices, clinics, health departments, and pharmacies. Nationally, the Centers for Disease Control and Prev...


Georgia's new GOP senator enters politics amid impeachment

Pro-Second Amendment. Pro-military. Pro-wall. "(I want) to be part of a fair and equitable process, but I don't think the work has been done in the House", sh...


Trump to Hold Rally in Swing New Jersey District

At that time, Van Drew said that he believes that the Republican Party is "better suited", and promised Trump his "immortal support". "Too many of our leade...