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Posted: February 17, 2018, 10:16 pm

FOX 7 Austin

Indiana Has Nearly 200 Flu-Related Deaths This Season
Patch.com
The Indiana State Department of Health says there has been this many flu-related deaths since Feb. 10: What you need to do to stay healthy. By Rebecca Bream, Patch Staff | Feb 17, 2018 3:51 pm ET. 0. Indiana Has Nearly 200 Flu-Related Deaths This ...
The Flu Shot Doesn't Live Up To Expectations — And That Keeps Many People AwayHuffPost
Ottawa County Health Department offering free flu shotsMiami News Record
Flu season drags on in Douglas CountyNRToday.com
FOX 7 Austin -WTHITV.com -Las Vegas Review-Journal -Fort Worth Star Telegram
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Posted: February 17, 2018, 9:03 pm

The Guardian

Breakthrough as scientists grow sheep embryos containing human cells
The Guardian
In 2016, almost 460 people in the UK died waiting for transplant organs to become available. Photograph: Sean Smith for the Guardian. Growing human organs inside other animals has taken another step away from science-fiction, with researchers ...
Scientists create first human-sheep hybrids - paving the way for organs to be grown in animals for transplant even ...Daily Mail

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Posted: February 17, 2018, 9:00 pm

The Spokesman-Review

Senators Call for $1B for Flu Vaccine Development
U.S. News & World Report
A group of U.S senators is calling for a $1 billion federal government investment for the development of a universal flu vaccine. Feb. 17, 2018, at 3:23 p.m.. Senators Call for $1B for Flu Vaccine Development. Share. ×. Share on Facebook · Post on ...
Blumenthal to call for $1B for flu vaccine developmentThe Spokesman-Review
Flu shot clinics planned in 3 Connecticut communitiesCharlotte Observer
It's Not Too Late: Health Officials Continue to Push Flu ShotsNBC Connecticut
framinghamsource.com -Biddeford Journal Tribune
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Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:31 pm

AL.com

Alabama launches chewing tobacco crackdown week
AL.com
Photo by James L. Yates April 25, 2004-- Bill Felder, center, takes a wad of chewing tobacco immediately after he and pilot Williamson D. "Bill" Parrott, left, Curtis Beard, right, and other companions from Louisiana arrived at the Talladega Airport on ...

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Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:39 pm

NJ.com

Free flu shots for WNY kids at town hall Wednesday
NJ.com
JERSEY CITY -- Free flu vaccinations for West New York children over the age of five will be available at town hall on Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.. "We are trying to save lives and we are going to make sure that West New York is safe by preventing ...
Flu Count Climbs To 69000 In New YorkPutnam Daily Voice

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Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:36 pm

ReliaWire

Eating Yogurt May Lower Risk Of Cardiovascular Disease
ReliaWire
Higher consumption of yogurt is associated with lower cardiovascular disease risk in hypertensive men and women, suggests a new study. High blood pressure affects about one billion people worldwide but may also be a major cause of cardiovascular health ...
Scientists shocked by discovery about yogurtBABW News
Yogurt Could Help Reduce Risk Of Heart Attacks, Boston U, Harvard Researchers SayThe Inquisitr
Eating Yogurt May Lower Your Risk of Heart Disease and StrokeThe Daily Meal
News18 -www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)
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Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:31 pm

KCCI Des Moines

Indiana mother arrested for feeding child hydrochloric acid, chlorine to cure autism
KCCI Des Moines
A mother accused of trying to cure her daughter's autism using a product discredited as little more than bleach was arrested last week in Indianapolis, according to police. A report says the 28-year-old mother put drops of hydrochloric acid and a water ...
Police: Mother accused of giving child hydrochloric acid, chlorine as autism 'cure'ActionNewsJax.com
Behind the dangerous 'miracle' bleach concoction one mom made to 'cure' her daughter's autismYahoo News
US Police Arrested a Mother For Treating Her Daughter's Autism With BleachInfosurhoy
CrimeOnline
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Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:10 pm

The Detroit News

Hepatitis A case confirmed at Novi Red Lobster
The Detroit News
Oakland County health officials have confirmed a case of hepatitis A at a restaurant in Novi. Guests who ate at a Red Lobster in the 27700 block of Novi Road between Jan. 14 - Feb. 14 may have been exposed to the liver infection since an employee was ...
Novi Red Lobster employee has confirmed case of Hepatitis AWXYZ
Worker at Novi Red Lobster diagnosed with hepatitis ACrain's Detroit Business
Hepatitis A confirmed in Novi Red Lobster employeeThe Oakland Press
MLive.com -Traverse City Ticker -Fox 2 Detroit -CBS Detroit
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Posted: February 17, 2018, 4:04 am

New York Daily News

This household chore can damage your lungs
New York Daily News
Regular exposure to cleaning products was linked to poorer lung function in women in a new study. (Paul Bradbury/Getty Images/Caiaimage). BY Joe Dziemianowicz. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Friday, February 16, 2018, 12:09 PM. Housework can be harmful to your ...
Women who clean at home or work face increased lung function declineEurekAlert (press release)
Women Who Use Cleaning Products Experience More Lung Damage That Women Who Don't, According To A StudyBustle
Chemical Cleaning Product Use Linked To Lung Function Decline Among Women: StudyTech Times
International Business Times -Newser -Laboratory Equipment -New Zealand Herald
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Posted: February 16, 2018, 5:31 pm

Washington Post

Children's deaths from flu rise sharply amid signs that season may be hitting plateau
Washington Post
This file has been updated. Flu has killed 22 more children, the most reported since the respiratory virus began slamming the country in the fall, according to a government report released Friday. The total number of flu-related pediatric deaths is now ...
Severity of H3N2 flu strain raises concerns about viral mutationsNewsday
We May Finally Be Turning the Corner on the Flu EpidemicFortune
Flu season shows signs of leveling off in US; Peaks in ColoradoFOX31 Denver
Fox News -Chicago Tribune -PBS NewsHour -CNN
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Posted: February 16, 2018, 5:27 pm

Google Alert - healing

Human tests have begun on a wound-healing skin tissue developed in Madison, which is a genetically engineered, antimicrobial human skin substitute. |. WDIO Created: February 17 ... She says the tissue may be able to help patients with chronic wounds that are difficult to heal. The study is expected to ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 6:43 pm
Join Carlos A. Perez, holistic chiropractor, sound therapist, and energy medicine practitioner, for his workshop, “Sounds of Transformation: A Sound Healing Workshop”, on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at YogaBalance Studio in Manchester. In this restorative and soul-elevating workshop, Carlos will ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 6:00 pm
I need to show myself compassion and recognize that the work my body does for me each day is not just the work of living, but it is the work of continued healing, the work of continued function in a body that is a little dysfunctional in a world where high-function and ability matter. It is the work of a body ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 6:00 pm
LAS VEGAS, NV - FEBRUARY 16: Maggie Carrington (L) and Taylor Carrington, both of Nevada, look at a remembrance wall during a candlelight vigil put together by the Route 91 Foundation at the Las Vegas Community Healing Garden for victims of Wednesday's shooting at Marjory Stoneman ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:22 pm
When Disaster Hits: Healing from Tragedy. POSTED BY: Florida Hospital February 17, 2018. Over the past few days, we've heard we've heard the heartbreaking news of another mass shooting, this time at a school. 17 people were killed and others injured when a gunman opened fire on a Parkland ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 4:41 pm
Speaking to Femail, Sarupa said: 'Colour healing has fascinated both scientists and mystic for thousands of years. 'Everyone has at some point noticed the effects of colour to their mood and sense of wellbeing. 'Scientific research is also taught in physics classrooms, with each colour emitting a unique ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 4:18 pm
Volunteer medical teams in the southern Turkish city of Kilis are working 24 hours a day to heal both soldiers and civilians from across the border in Syria. Alongside the counter-terrorist Operation Olive Branch in northwestern Syria, near Turkey's border, a 120-strong Turkish National Medical Rescue ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 4:07 pm
The miracle attributed to the cause of Paul VI is the healing of an unborn child in the fifth month of pregnancy. The case was brought forward in 2014 for study. The mother, originally from the province of Verona, Italy, had an illness that risked her own life and the life of her unborn child, and was advised ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:11 pm
“He was going to close the door and then he got shot.,” said Marjory Stoneman Douglas student Anna Cecilia Girao Feb. 14, 2018. LUCAS DAPRILE/TCPALM. 021518SchoolShootingParklandVigil 03 Buy Photo. Ryan Dewerff, 18, and other members of the Stoneman Douglas Eagle Regiment support ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:00 pm
Scientists believe that a newly developed electronic skin that is able to mimic the function and properties of human skin could help to create prosthetics capable of providing sensory feedback. Developed by University of Colorado Boulder scientists, the so-called e-skin is a thin, semi-transparent material ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:00 pm
Like other items with passives in the game (support starting item gold generation, luden echo stacks, mejais stacks, etc) Morellonomicon would benefit from having some numbers on the effectiveness of the item, namely how well the healing reduction is working. If it could show the amount of healing you ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:53 pm
You'd think the Olympics would be an impossible place to heal, but that's what happened here. Hanyu hasn't felt right for nearly four months, and on the emotional end of the pain spectrum, American wunderkind Nathan Chen fell apart and lost his confidence during this competition. Both made ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:41 pm
GANGNEUNG, South Korea - The fans flapped Japanese flags and showered the ice with Winnie the Pooh plush toys. They raised signs that read "Fly Yuzu!" and featured caricatures of their idol. Some screamed, some cried, and some screamed while crying. All the while, Yuzuru Hanyu let the ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:41 pm
GANGNEUNG, South Korea — The fans flapped Japanese flags and showered the ice with Winnie the Pooh plush toys. They raised signs that read “Fly Yuzu!” and featured caricatures of their idol. Some screamed, some cried, and some screamed while crying. All the while, Yuzuru Hanyu let the ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:07 pm
Visitors to the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx can discover some of those healing plants. “Wild Medicine in the Tropics,” an exhibition in the garden's Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, lets visitors discover the healing powers of the rain forest while soaking up a bit of tropical atmosphere. Interpretive ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:56 pm
Background: I started the business in 2005, took a break for domestic matters, then started back up June 2017 in Newtown after relocating from Norwalk. I received my Connecticut state license in clinical massage therapy in 2005 from the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy. I hold a BS from the ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:56 pm
Now three years later, Turner has a better relationship with her husband, Nick; she has developed deep, rich friendships; and she is also more present to her seven children emotionally, spiritually and physically, which has helped them thrive. Restore Dignity is a Phoenix-based nonprofit healing ministry ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:56 pm
JOHANNESBURG – Gauteng Premier David Makhura says the deaths of 144 mentality ill patients could have been prevented and the government will ensure that such a tragedy never happens again. He was speaking at a healing session hosted by the provincial government for the victim's families in ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:24 pm
By embedding silver oxide nanoparticles on silk fibre, scientists have produced a new material that can be used to make patches to help in healing of wounds and in preventing infection. The patch was able to heal scratch wounds completely in 24 hours and also kill pathogens like S. aureus and ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:11 pm
File: Families of psychiatric patients who died after being transferred to NGOs from Life Esidimeni are holding a healing session at Freedom Park in Pretoria on Saturday. Photo: Gallo / Jabu Kumalo. JOHANNESBURG - Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says officials implicated in the Life Esidimeni ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 11:48 am

Google Alert - Cholesterol, Cardiovascular Diseases

Cardiovascular disease is one of the leading killers in the developed world, accounting for one in every three deaths in the United States. One of the biggest predictors of vascular disease is arterial stiffness – a measure of how stiff or hard the arteries are. Part of the stiffening comes with age – an ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:03 pm
Morton says genetics partly explain why Amish have higher than average hypertension and heart disease rates. Time Magazine points to the Amish diet, but Morton said about 12 percent of Lancaster County Amish have a gene variant strongly associated with high cholesterol and early onset of ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 10:30 am
“We all know that the formation of plaques leads to “bad” cholesterol, but only 2 % of Ukrainians know their level of blood cholesterol. It helps to determine the laboratory analysis of lipid metabolism disorders. People from 20 to 40 years to take it should be every five years; after 40, as well as those who ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 9:00 am
Researchers from the University of California in Los Angeles have successfully pinpointed a gene that plays an important role in unclogging arteries of cholesterol, thereby preventing the progression of heart disease. Recently published in the journal Nature Medicine, the study performed on mice found ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:37 am
We need to know our blood pressure, our blood sugar, our body mass index, our total cholesterol and our HDL (good) cholesterol levels. These numbers, along with certain behaviors and family history help our health care providers teach us about our risk of cardiovascular disease. One in three adults in ...
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:30 pm

Google Alert - Cholesterol, Cardiovascular Diseases

Cardiovascular disease is one of the leading killers in the developed world, accounting for one in every three deaths in the United States. One of the biggest predictors of vascular disease is arterial stiffness – a measure of how stiff or hard the arteries are. Part of the stiffening comes with age – an ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:03 pm
Morton says genetics partly explain why Amish have higher than average hypertension and heart disease rates. Time Magazine points to the Amish diet, but Morton said about 12 percent of Lancaster County Amish have a gene variant strongly associated with high cholesterol and early onset of ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 10:30 am
“We all know that the formation of plaques leads to “bad” cholesterol, but only 2 % of Ukrainians know their level of blood cholesterol. It helps to determine the laboratory analysis of lipid metabolism disorders. People from 20 to 40 years to take it should be every five years; after 40, as well as those who ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 9:00 am
Researchers from the University of California in Los Angeles have successfully pinpointed a gene that plays an important role in unclogging arteries of cholesterol, thereby preventing the progression of heart disease. Recently published in the journal Nature Medicine, the study performed on mice found ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:37 am
We need to know our blood pressure, our blood sugar, our body mass index, our total cholesterol and our HDL (good) cholesterol levels. These numbers, along with certain behaviors and family history help our health care providers teach us about our risk of cardiovascular disease. One in three adults in ...
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:30 pm

Google Alert - Obesity, Diabetes

Recently, a survey by the ICMR-INDIAB was conducted which contained data and stats related to diabetes. As per ... or exercise which further results in obesity, are the main reasons why the diabetic rates are on a rise in Chandigarh thus making it top the list with the maximum percentage of 15 percent.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:00 pm
The Bermuda Diabetes Association welcomed the inclusion of a sugar tax and a cut in duty rates for healthy items in the 2018-19 Budget yesterday, but emphasised the ... The soft drinks distributor said it agreed that Bermuda has a serious problem with obesity and accompanying chronic health issues.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:00 pm
And rates of physical diagnoses such as fibromyalgia, chronic headaches, obesity, diabetes, cancer, heart problems, and hypertension are higher as well. “The goal of the training is that everyone leaves feeling confident in their ability to discuss and respond to child sexual abuse,” Muñoz said. “No one ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:03 am
Now a study has suggested that a deficiency of Vitamins D in expectant mothers can lead to obesity in her kid or kids. The study ... If you don't have enough of the 'sunshine vitamin' in your body, it can lead to increased risk of cancer, heart disease, and multiple sclerosis and Type 1 diabetes. Although ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:52 am
Joyce Thompson, NHS Tayside's dietetic consultant in public health nutrition, said: “Obesity is a major public health issue and a priority for NHS Tayside. “Being obese or overweight can increase the risk of developing a range of serious diseases, including type 2 diabetes, hypertension, heart disease ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:18 am
Conditions such as diabetes and obesity may lead to aberrations in these chemical processes. The catch is that while 20-HETE and arachidonic acid stimulate various necessary intracellular pathways necessary for the proliferation, migration and survival of healthy cells, it seems that cancer also uses ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:45 am
Insulin resistance has been proposed as one of the causes of poor glycemic control in youth with type 1 diabetes who have excess weight or obesity. To compare the effect of metformin vs. placebo on hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c), total daily dose (TDD) of insulin, and other parameters in youth with T1D who ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:30 am
By inducing amyloid accumulation, increasing microvascular disease in CNS, and by leading to depression, obesity and hyperlipidemia, diabetes can potentiate cognitive decline. Yet, true mechanisms by which diabetes affects cognitive decline are unknown. Early recognition of diabetes risk factors and ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:30 am
“I kept reading and it said they developed gross obesity and Type 2 diabetes and I thought perfect, those are the pigs we need,” says Sturek. The pigs have a similar physiology to humans. They are also a the right scale to compare with human bodies. They come from an isolated island off the coast of ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:00 am
It operates in two divisions, Diabetes and Obesity Care, and Biopharmaceuticals. It has a 20.2 P/E ratio. The Diabetes and Obesity Care segment provides insulins, GLP-1 analog, and oral anti-diabetic drugs, as well as other protein related products comprising glucagon, protein related delivery systems, ...
Posted: February 16, 2018, 9:22 pm
“Patients with psoriasis have an increased incidence and prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors, including obesity, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, diabetes and cardiovascular events, including myocardial infarction and stroke. Moreover, psoriasis significantly impairs patients' quality of life, and the risk ...
Posted: February 9, 2018, 12:25 pm


Google Alert - alternative healing

Medical providers, including the Veterans Administrations, have been exploring the effectiveness of alternative treatments. Some 150 people, including those with chronic pain, recently lobbied the Statehouse over concern Gov. Charlie Baker's proposed CARE Act will not protect them in terms of access ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 6:33 pm
Of course, we also had local traditional healers and the occasional roving medicine man from the North advertising his agunmu dada ni. None of the medication obtained from these sources cured my affliction. This went on until the age of fifteen when my father sought advice about alternative cures.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:26 am
I had not yet received the March issue, which to my dismay has a front-page headline, “The Health Risks of 'Natural' Medicine”. My friend knows I'm an avid supporter of our local naturopathic doctor. The article cautions its members to think twice when considering a naturopath. As a long-time subscriber ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:56 am
Dunham said in an essay for Vogue published Wednesday that she chose to have a hysterectomy after “years of complex surgeries measuring in the double digits” and many alternative treatments for endometriosis. “It's been a few months now. Despite some small complications … I am healing like a ...
Posted: February 16, 2018, 6:00 pm


Google Alert - cancer

It started out as an off and on headache on Christmas Day – something countless parents could probably relate to on such a busy family day. "It was just a mild headache," Dominic Watson said. The 11-year-old McNiel sixth grader battled through the holidays with the same ache, but the family didn't ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:52 pm
Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 6:32 pm
The Blazers will celebrate their annual Breast Cancer Awareness Day during the game and are encouraging all fans in attendance to wear pink. There will also be a special ceremony at halftime where a Ribbon of Hope will be created on the court in honor of those who have done battle with breast ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:23 pm
Provided by CBC Paul Dewar has represented the Ontario riding of Ottawa Centre since 2006. Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press. Former Ottawa Centre MP Paul Dewar is currently undergoing treatment for brain cancer according to his Facebook page. A CT scan revealed he had a cyst on the right side of ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:05 pm
A non-smoking mother-of-two has revealed her fear of leaving her children behind after being diagnosed with terminal lung cancer. Joanna Marshall, 40, from Stirling in Scotland, is appealing for more funding for research into the disease that kills twice as many women as breast and ovarian cancer.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 4:30 pm
“While this cancer is devastating news, I am going to pursue the next phase of my treatment with determination, passion and an appreciation for life,” Dewar wrote. “I am perched by the side of a strong flowing river of love that gives me the courage and inspiration to take on this challenge. “Every one of ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 4:30 pm
Former Ottawa Centre MP Paul Dewar is currently undergoing treatment for brain cancer according to his Facebook page. A CT scan revealed he had a cyst on the right side of his brain in early February according to his post. A follow-up MRI revealed it was a tumour. Dewar underwent brain surgery on ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:18 pm
His post didn't specify what form of cancer he has. Brain tumours come in many forms — different sorts of cancerous cells, in different parts of the brain, growing at different rates — with a wide range of prognoses. That the tumour could be removed surgically is a good sign but not as important as the type ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:17 pm
We had a great visit with Tracy's Kids at Methodist Children's Hospital in San Antonio, Texas, on Friday. It was so nice being able to paint with the kids. We painted Texas bluebonnets in honor of where we were. The kids shared with me what art therapy means to them. A young 10 year old boy expressed ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:00 pm
Former NDP MP Paul Dewar has been diagnosed with brain cancer, according to a post on his Facebook page Saturday morning. “While this cancer is devastating news, I am going to pursue the next phase of my treatment with determination, passion and an appreciation for life,” Dewar wrote. “Since I ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:55 pm
The wound that will never fade away was the beginning of a miserable battle against cancer, but it was also what pushed him to unimaginable triumphs, enabling him to rub shoulders with his heroes like Saquon Barkley. The 5-feet, 2-inch tall kid from Howard Borough was not shy about why he wanted ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:15 pm
Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers, filmmakers, actors and musicians, and often includes excerpts from live in-studio concerts.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:52 pm
IMPLEMENT a statewide electronic cancer information and prescribing system. The plan would cost $5 million in upfront capital costs and $7.2 million recurrent over four years. “This investment will provide a very clear impact on patient outcomes,” Mr Wade said. “It will also reduce travelling time and the ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:30 pm
Small increases in the overall rate of cancer and breast cancer after menopause have been found in women who had the highest proportion of ultra-processed food in their diet, reports a new study from France. The term ultra-processed has been taken from the recently introduced NOVA classification ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:56 pm
Leading the exercise the program, coordinator Dorothy Odidi said early detection of cancer will highly aid in preventing deaths resulting from cancer. Odidi further says that more women are coming out to be screened and those found with cancerous cells were advised to seek further treatment.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 10:18 am
“In the province, at least 365 new cancer patients every month and 1 400 patients attend our oncology clinics as follow-ups every month.” Oncologist Dr Victor Litlhakanyane, who will be leading the team, said that while the doctors would not be offering their service for free, this was a sacrifice as they ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:37 am
Lunch and Learn - A free program that provides cancer-related education and support for women.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:09 am
"A game changer in many respects. It has the same significance as the smoking ban, introduced in 2004, in the teeth of strong opposition from vested interests." That is how Fianna Fáil TD Sean Haughey described the Public Health Alcohol Bill this week. He is among the TDs who believe the time has ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:52 am
Latinas are nearly twice as likely to die from cervical cancer as non-Hispanic white women. They also have the highest rate of cervical cancer among all women, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The high incidence of cervical cancer among minority women ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 6:00 am
"St. Baldrick's applauds the ongoing support of BGSU and their commitment to take childhood back from cancer," said Traci Shirk, director of media at St. Baldrick's Foundation. "To see students and staff, along with members of the community, rally together to raise money for lifesaving research is ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 6:00 am


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Posted: February 17, 2018, 9:04 pm
This huge, 300,000-square-foot working warehouse is a beehive of activity year-round, with artisans actively creating floats for the Fat Tuesday event. Open to the public as a tourist attraction since 1984, Mardi Gras World gives visitors an up-close, behind-the-scenes look at new floats under construction ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 9:00 pm
This week, the U.S. Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) published a warning regarding pump and dump manipulation schemes in the cryptocurrency space. In the warning, the CFTC offered whistleblowers as much as 30 percent on busts that collect more than $1 million USD.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 9:00 pm
There were two different fat bike races taking place - the long race and the short race. The 35-mile Polar Roll, the long race of the event, begins in downtown Marquette and runs along the NTN South Trail System, through Negaunee and ends at Ishpeming High School. The 15-mile Polar Roll is a ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 9:00 pm
Designer Prabal Gurung's models clutched white roses in support of the #MeToo movement during NYFW — but a former employee says the so-called "feminist" designer fat-shamed her while she was pregnant and fired her weeks after she gave birth. Melissa Teitel worked as Gurung's director of sales ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:15 pm
Do you still reach for the margarine instead of the butter at the grocery store? For decades, many health organizations have convinced Americans that fat is bad. Because of this, food products like margarine, egg white omelets and fat-free cookies have saturated the market, and are promoted as “healthy.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:03 pm
New McDonald's gourmet burgers have up to a third more calories than a Big Mac and nearly double the fat. The Signature Collection includes its Classic burger , which has 698 calories, the Spicy with 635 and the Barbecue with 782 – up to 35 per cent more than favourites like the Big Mac's 508.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:03 pm
fat putin small Robert Mueller fired a shot across the bow of the U.S.S. Donald Trump with a preliminary set of indictments that detail some of the efforts by Russian actors to influence the 2016 election. The indictments should lay to rest many of the purely partisan efforts to discredit the Russia ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:52 pm
Leigh asks in "Pure Charcuterie." "It's meat and fat and salt, y'all. That's all." Many American diners are uncomfortable with off parts: the hearts, the livers, the ears and other "scraps." Those pieces have of late been lifted up by a subset of the foodie culture, made gourmet on expensive charcuterie plates, ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:03 pm
But a hot chocolate drink from Starbucks — Grande sized — has 10 grams of saturated fat and 43 total grams of sugar. At 400 calories, it's not the worst drink on the list. In fact, if you order it without whipped cream, you can cut out 4 grams of fat and 80 calories, which is a slight improvement. Next: This ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 4:07 pm
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Posted: February 17, 2018, 4:05 pm
Sarah-Jane Duff is a self-confessed cheerleader for the "fat girl", with the plus size designer recently opening LaLA boutique in Auckland's Newton. Her high-end label, Lost and Led Astray, caters for women size 14 to 24. She spoke to Amy Nelmes Bissett about what she wishes the world would ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:56 pm
"I get a lot of fat wood pigeons jumping up and down on my chimney and I first of all thought the noise was them but they must have put on a heck a lot of weight to make the house shake," she told the BBC. Donna Johnson in Caerphilly said she was "really scared". "The house started rocking, and I said, ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:08 pm
"No bitch I'm just getting fat. Let me fat in peace," Cardi fired back. The Bronx rapper is currently in high demand, with three shows slated in L.A. this weekend during NBA All-Star festivities. She was also recently added to Bruno Mars' 24K Magic World Tour. See what Offset has to say on the pregnancy ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:04 pm
But by choosing less calorie-dense foods (water-rich foods and foods with a bit of fat reduction) you end up getting your usual amount of food, you get a healthier selection of food and you're getting fewer calories. AICR: In addition to increasing the proportion of fruits and vegetables in a meal and ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:00 pm
The small plastic bottle contained pure ketone ester, a substance that a team of scientists and entrepreneurs at the San Francisco-based startup HVMN are convinced can supercharge the body in a way that no other performance product has before. "It's not a fat, it's not a protein, it's not a carb, but your ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:48 pm
I was standing on the train platform when I heard it: a random man behind me telling his partner to get 'in front of that fat one' to get a seat on the train. I knew, instantly, I was 'that fat one', and as I heard it a wave of embarrassment, shame, and anger washed over me. And then very quickly, it passed.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:26 pm
21: Salisbury steak, parslied whole potatoes, squash, bread with margarine, blushing pears and low-fat milk. Thursday, Feb. 22: Roast turkey, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, cranberry sauce, bread with margarine, pumpkin dessert and low-fat milk. Friday, Feb. 23: Pork chop, baked potato ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:00 pm
If there is winter stress on the deer herd, it is often noticed most in the fawns from last spring in getting what many call fluffy face or fat cheeks. ... recalls only two of the last 10 years being a problem for deer in Grant and Richland counties, and he typically does not see the fat cheeks syndrome in southern ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 10:41 am
Hunt 2 Great Jagras. Yo, got a quest for you, but don't worry, this is right up your alley. We got a couple of Great Jagras that need to be taken care of. Trust me, the rewards will be worth it. Chew The Fat Information. Conditions: None; Failure Conditions: Time expires, Faint 3 times. First target is in sector 2 ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 10:34 am

Google Alert - Obesity, Diabetes

Recently, a survey by the ICMR-INDIAB was conducted which contained data and stats related to diabetes. As per ... or exercise which further results in obesity, are the main reasons why the diabetic rates are on a rise in Chandigarh thus making it top the list with the maximum percentage of 15 percent.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:00 pm
The Bermuda Diabetes Association welcomed the inclusion of a sugar tax and a cut in duty rates for healthy items in the 2018-19 Budget yesterday, but emphasised the ... The soft drinks distributor said it agreed that Bermuda has a serious problem with obesity and accompanying chronic health issues.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:00 pm
And rates of physical diagnoses such as fibromyalgia, chronic headaches, obesity, diabetes, cancer, heart problems, and hypertension are higher as well. “The goal of the training is that everyone leaves feeling confident in their ability to discuss and respond to child sexual abuse,” Muñoz said. “No one ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:03 am
Now a study has suggested that a deficiency of Vitamins D in expectant mothers can lead to obesity in her kid or kids. The study ... If you don't have enough of the 'sunshine vitamin' in your body, it can lead to increased risk of cancer, heart disease, and multiple sclerosis and Type 1 diabetes. Although ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:52 am
Joyce Thompson, NHS Tayside's dietetic consultant in public health nutrition, said: “Obesity is a major public health issue and a priority for NHS Tayside. “Being obese or overweight can increase the risk of developing a range of serious diseases, including type 2 diabetes, hypertension, heart disease ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:18 am
Conditions such as diabetes and obesity may lead to aberrations in these chemical processes. The catch is that while 20-HETE and arachidonic acid stimulate various necessary intracellular pathways necessary for the proliferation, migration and survival of healthy cells, it seems that cancer also uses ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:45 am
Insulin resistance has been proposed as one of the causes of poor glycemic control in youth with type 1 diabetes who have excess weight or obesity. To compare the effect of metformin vs. placebo on hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c), total daily dose (TDD) of insulin, and other parameters in youth with T1D who ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:30 am
By inducing amyloid accumulation, increasing microvascular disease in CNS, and by leading to depression, obesity and hyperlipidemia, diabetes can potentiate cognitive decline. Yet, true mechanisms by which diabetes affects cognitive decline are unknown. Early recognition of diabetes risk factors and ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:30 am
“I kept reading and it said they developed gross obesity and Type 2 diabetes and I thought perfect, those are the pigs we need,” says Sturek. The pigs have a similar physiology to humans. They are also a the right scale to compare with human bodies. They come from an isolated island off the coast of ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:00 am
It operates in two divisions, Diabetes and Obesity Care, and Biopharmaceuticals. It has a 20.2 P/E ratio. The Diabetes and Obesity Care segment provides insulins, GLP-1 analog, and oral anti-diabetic drugs, as well as other protein related products comprising glucagon, protein related delivery systems, ...
Posted: February 16, 2018, 9:22 pm
“Patients with psoriasis have an increased incidence and prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors, including obesity, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, diabetes and cardiovascular events, including myocardial infarction and stroke. Moreover, psoriasis significantly impairs patients' quality of life, and the risk ...
Posted: February 9, 2018, 12:25 pm

Google Alert - Aging

Kevin Volk and Morgan Abraham purchased the property, home to an aging 120-unit apartment complex, which formerly served as Spanish Trail motel ... two rows of former motel rooms, Volk said only about half of the rooms are currently rented and his top priority will be to fix up the two aging buildings.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:03 pm
Navigating resources needed by and available to Nebraskans as they age in their homes and communities can be challenging, especially in rural areas. Nebraska's Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRC), housed within local Area Agencies on Aging, serve as a resource navigation hub for ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:09 pm
Mohammad Parvez Alam - PhD. Postdoctoral Scholar - Harvard Medical School Massachusetts, United States. Glenn/AFAR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program for Translational Research on Aging - 2017. Orally bioavailable nicotinic acid riboside multimers to slow the effects of aging by design.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 6:38 pm
Huiliang Zhang - PhD. Postdoctoral Fellow - University of Washington Washington, United States. Glenn/AFAR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program for Translational Research on Aging - 2017. SS-31 reversal of mitochondrial dysfunction in the aging heart. Aging is the greatest risk factor for cardiovascular ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 6:38 pm
WILLIAMSPORT -- After the successful pilot series and recurring weekly workshops, STEP's Wellness & Nutrition Initiative Coodinator Abbey Eschbach is presenting Healthy Aging through Local Harvest in three different options for 2018. Select Centers for Healthy Aging will have four-week Workshops, ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:03 pm
Marthasville Community Ambulance Chief Ann Cleavelin said if voters approve a 10-cent property tax increase, the ambulance district will use the funds to purchase one new ambulance and do major upgrades on another. The money also would be used to replace aging equipment and fund day-to-day ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:03 pm
Building higher-density developments and focusing on an aging customer base are two strategies that could help home builders in Newfoundland and Labrador overcome the economic slump, says their association's new president. "As home builders we're a resilient bunch, so we tailor our product to ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 4:30 pm
Goth Peter “Draven” McGinty, burdened by his age and weight, has surgically removed his lower two ribs to alleviate his struggles with putting on his socks.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 4:10 pm
Are smarter than a Catholic Sister? SOAR! is hosting a trivia night on March 13 for young professionals in the D.C. area. Gather your friends or come by.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 3:08 pm
Ben Garst was quite young when the organ first piqued his interest. The 15-year-old grew up with the powerful notes of the instrument accompanying the Catholic liturgies that he and his family would attend each weekend. The musically inclined youngster recalled paying particular attention whenever ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:26 pm
Young Organ Players Bring New Blood to Aging Field. Young organ ... Their youth stands out within an aging field of organists that, in some cities, has raised concerns about the limited availability of musicians who can provide the sort of traditional liturgical music that many congregations hold dear.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 2:26 pm
"It has not been studied, because getting funding to study ant-aging is very hard to do. A company has X amount of money. It can put that into wooden care and healing or anti aging," Ms. Simms said. "Big companies are going to invest where they can see the greatest return that is not in anti aging work.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:07 pm
HECL is a Hong Kong based company founded by a group of entrepreneurs who are strong proponents of healthy aging. It is a membership-based, invitation-only club targeting high net worth / high-profile Chinese from the greater China area as the foundation for building large-scale consumer ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:56 pm
WHAT: Parish-Wide Bingo. FOR: Terrebonne Parish Residents age 60+. WHERE: Houma Municipal Auditorium. 880 Verret Street. Houma, LA 70360. WHEN: Tuesday, March 13, 2018. 8:30 A.M. - 3 P.M.. ** All participants must be present by 10AM. **OTHER DETAILS: Lunch will be served as well as a ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:44 pm
A couple of years ago I attended the North Carolina Association on Aging Conference. The conference highlighted a documentary filmed by Michael Rossato-Bennet. This documentary featured a social worker by the name of Dan Cogan. He conducted an experiment with people living with Alzheimer's ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:33 pm
combination of stable-isotope labeling, mass spectrometry, and specialized software analysis, have now been applied to various studies of aging and longevity. Here we review the role of proteostasis in aging and longevity, with a focus on the proteomic methods available to conduct protein turnover in ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 11:55 am
Progressive loss of proteostasis is a hallmark of aging that is marked by declines in various components of proteostasis machinery, including: autophagy, ubiquitin-mediated degradation, protein synthesis, and others. While declines in proteostasis have historically been observed as changes in these ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 11:55 am
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Posted: February 17, 2018, 10:15 am
The change in guardian engagement is sometimes due to less positive feelings by people towards their aging dogs. Sometimes it's just because people assume that the golden years of their dogs should be spent quietly relaxing. However, the efforts to maintain a high quality of life for older dogs as well ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:37 am
Part II, to publish next week, will examine our aging population and what resources are available to them and their loved ones. Limestone County is popular with retirees because the cost of living is low. Home prices are reasonable, and sales and property taxes are among the lowest in the nation.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:52 am

Google Alert - smog

D espite more cities than ever banning residents from setting off firecrackers to ring in the Lunar New Year, large parts of China were blanketed in thick smog on the first day of the lunar calendar. In parts of Hebei and Henan provinces to the south of Beijing, air quality index readings exceeded the ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:37 pm
Farmland fertilizer is a heavy contributor to California's smog, so say UC Davis researchers; it spews up to nearly half of those nasty nitrogen oxide emissions. (Fresno Bee). As for mucking up the land, President Donald Trump's plan to expand oil drilling offshore is getting a big thumbs-down from the ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 5:14 pm
Soap, paint chemicals found in LA smog. Los Angeles Times Life LOS ANGELES—When it comes to air quality, the products you use to smell nice or scrub your kitchen could be just as bad as the car you drive. A new study of the air around Los Angeles finds consumer and industrial products now rival ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:01 pm
Daan Roosegaarde is raising funds for The Smog Free Tower on Kickstarter! Let's build the world's largest air-purifier! Kick start The Smog Free Movement by creating clean air zones in cities around the globe.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 10:48 am
In a bid to curb air pollution in the city, the Delhi government on Friday started the trial of “anti-pollution towers”. It installed an 'anti-pollution tower' under the Indraprastha Marg flyover, near ITO on Friday, to fight air pollution that has reached alarming levels, especially during the winter months.
Posted: February 17, 2018, 7:52 am
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Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:44 am
Educator and civic activist Grady Billington died early Monday at 85. He was a teacher, principal and school district administrator, and also helped lead the San Joaquin Valley Paleontology Foundation in the construction of the Fossil Discovery Center paleontological museum on Avenue 21 1/2 north of ...
Posted: February 17, 2018, 12:45 am
Similar towers have previously been installed in China's Tianjin and Beijing cities, a device developed by a Dutch artist that apparently sucks in black smog from the air, applies high pressure to the carbon and converts it into diamonds. There was talk of bringing this technology to India's Capital as well ...
Posted: February 16, 2018, 11:37 pm
In 2018, it became home to the world's largest smog tower that is capable of reducing nearby air pollution by 15 percent. Now, China is proceeding with a new plan: planting trees — 84,000 square kilometers (32,400 square miles) of them, to be exact. Currently, China has roughly 208 million hectares of ...
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:18 pm
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Posted: February 16, 2018, 6:43 pm
Smog is generally associated with cars, but since the 1970s regulators have pushed automakers to invest in technologies that have substantially reduced VOC emissions from automobiles. So the rising share of air pollution caused by things like pesticides and hair products is partly an effect of cars ...
Posted: February 16, 2018, 6:00 pm
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Posted: February 16, 2018, 1:59 pm