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The United Talmudical Academy in the Haredi neighborhood of Williamsburg, Brooklyn failed to " provide access to medical and attendance records ", the health department said , which made it impossible to check whether the school has been excluding staff and students who aren't vaccinated against measles .
  • Microsoft's HoloLens 2 debuts at MWC 2019, will cost $3500

    Microsoft's HoloLens 2 debuts at MWC 2019, will cost $3500

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    Under the Integrated Visual Augmentation System contract , which Microsoft was awarded in November, the U.S. Army plans to purchase as many as 100,000 HoloLens augmented-reality headsets. Also, the HoloLens 2 is also reportedly more comfortable. And with their voice, users will be able to control apps, even going so far as to make an app follow them.
  • AHS urges parents to vaccinate children against measles

    AHS urges parents to vaccinate children against measles

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    Moreover, a person with measles "will infect 90 percent of the folks who are susceptible around them". 'We're having outbreaks that are protracted, that are sizable, and that are growing. An INSPQ study shows that in 2016, 94 per cent of Quebec two-year-olds had received both doses of the measles vaccine, up from 88 per cent in 2006. Mandatory reporting is an idea that's been kicked around before but never implemented through legislation.
  • The pinching hand emoji will only be used for small dicks

    The pinching hand emoji will only be used for small dicks

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    Another new emoji raising eyebrows is the so-called " pinching hand ", which is already being referred to online as the " small penis emoji ". Some of the new emojis include people in manual and motorized wheelchairs, people with seeing and hearing impairments, and more .
  • Opportunity to highlight early stage detection, prevention, Says Guv

    Opportunity to highlight early stage detection, prevention, Says Guv

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    It also found that almost one in five women (19%) are drinking above the Chief Medical Officer's recommended limit of consuming no more than 14 units per week to stay "low risk" from a range of health conditions, including cancer . Member States Region-wide have taken action. A teacher can commit himself or herself to teach students about cancer . Reflecting on anti-smoking marketing campaigns in his young days, he said a picture of a woman smoker - before and after 20 years of smoking - had ...
  • Michael Bloomberg Attacks Warren Over Tax Plan

    Michael Bloomberg Attacks Warren Over Tax Plan

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    In response, Warren has taken to Twitter and offered statements to the press slamming Schultz, repeatedly describing him as a "billionaire" like it's a dirty word. He called Trump "a very insecure man" and said the president had "been on the wrong side of nearly every issue". "I think it's clear that the country that we are living in needs significant change, not only change because of this president, but change because of the toxicity and the lack of compromise of both parties", Schultz ...
  • Harris Is Embracing ‘Socialized Medicine — CNN Political Director

    Harris Is Embracing ‘Socialized Medicine — CNN Political Director

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    Kamala Harris faces questions from U.S. voters today as an official White House candidate, a day after the Democratic senator formally declared her 2020 bid to become the United States' first black female president. But as Harris appears to have discovered, most people don't see it that way. The second is that she has a very real chance to become president if President Trump and the Republicans don't proactively run on policies that answer the Left.
  • Kids traveling from Washington develop measles in Hawaii

    Kids traveling from Washington develop measles in Hawaii

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    Most of the patients are children under 10. In 2000, officials declared that measles had been officially eliminated from the U.S. County officials, including Rockland County Executive Ed Day and County Health Commissioner Dr. Thirty-five of the confirmed measles patients and all of the suspected cases are located in Clark County. Once a person has measles, about 90% of close contacts who are susceptible to it will develop the disease, she added.
  • Gum disease bug linked to Alzheimer’s (and new drug is being tested)

    Gum disease bug linked to Alzheimer’s (and new drug is being tested)

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    But research in recent years has revealed that people can have amyloid plaques without having dementia . The gene was also found in cerebro-spinal fluid from seven out of 10 living patients diagnosed with Alzheimer's . An estimated 5.7 million people in the US are living with Alzheimer's, and that number is projected to rise to almost 14 million by 2050. Giving some of these to mice reduced their infections, halted amyloid production, lowered brain inflammation and even rescued ...
  • Walgreens and Microsoft partner to develop digital healthcare services

    Walgreens and Microsoft partner to develop digital healthcare services

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  • Georgia has highest level of flu activity in U.S — CDC

    Georgia has highest level of flu activity in U.S — CDC

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    Although there are fewer cases of influenza than this time past year, experts say rates of influenza are generally above-average levels across the country. The most common strain that's circulating is H1N1, which is more likely to affect young adults and children, rather than the elderly . The timing of seasonal flu outbreaks vary and can begin as early as late October.
  • New York City launches $100 million universal health insurance program

    New York City launches $100 million universal health insurance program

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    Rather, it involves bolstering MetroPlus for those who are eligible, and ensuring that those who can't sign up for insurance can use the city's public hospital and clinic program-NYC Health + Hospitals-for all their medical needs, including mental health and secondary services like pediatrics, obstetrics, gynecology, and substance abuse treatment.
  • Flu Cases Increasing In Our Area

    Flu Cases Increasing In Our Area

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    IL has been experiencing a slightly higher activity level, earning "local activity" status, which indicates recent lab-confirmed influenza outbreaks in a single region and/or an increase in influenza-like illness cases. In more serious cases it can lead to pneumonia. This year's vaccine covers four strains of influenza, so if you've caught one already, the vaccine will help you fight off the other three or lower the severity of infection, he said.
  • Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA)

    Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA)

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    Investors are searching for easily tradable or highly liquid stocks, here we screened Walgreens Boots Alliance stock with recent volume of 11063939 shares. The indicator showed that 14-Day RSI of the WBA was now settled 22.20. Since the RSI measures the magnitude of recent price movements, it is most prone to generating false signals following sudden, sizable price changes.
  • Scientists Develop 'Universal Cancer Test' That Could Provide Results In 10 Minutes

    Scientists Develop 'Universal Cancer Test' That Could Provide Results In 10 Minutes

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    Though made of gold, the particles turn the water pink. The portable, affordable test could help detect cancer far sooner than current methods, according to the authors of the study in the December 4 issue of Nature Communications . Researchers from the University of Queensland just developed a new approach to expedite the detection of not just one cancer, but all of its kind.
  • MP startles parliament, reveals he is HIV positive

    MP startles parliament, reveals he is HIV positive

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    Next year I will be marking an anniversary of my own - 10 years since I became HIV positive. Doing so can help people with and at risk of HIV access the care they need - be it for TB, mental health, hepatitis or another disease. Luiz Henrique Mandetta, who was picked by President-elect Jair Bolsonaro as the future Minister of Health, said that sex education is a subject to be dealt with exclusively by parents and their children, with no interference whatsoever from teachers.
  • China Vows to 'Seriously Investigate' Genetically Altered Baby Claim

    China Vows to 'Seriously Investigate' Genetically Altered Baby Claim

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    Baltimore stressed he was speaking only on behalf of himself, adding that safety issues and "broad societal consensus" have not yet been worked out on the question of editing human embryos. Disabling this single gene helps to "shut the doorway" through which HIV can enter and infect cells, although it's worth noting that the twins were born healthy and not infected with HIV.
  • Animal antibiotics use in the spotlight

    Animal antibiotics use in the spotlight

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    Hygiene should be better in hospitals and clinics, and better testing should be used to check if infections are viral to avoid unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions, officials said. The director said that WHO-Afro had made the fight against antibiotic resistance top priority, and that the agency was working with countries to develop and implement action plans to combat antibiotic resistance and generate reliable data for action.
  • Antimicrobial resistance 'global health emergency'

    Antimicrobial resistance 'global health emergency'

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    The resistance of antibiotics to infections will lead the lives of the world to doom. While many coexist peacefully with the host and offer many benefits, some can be harmful and disease-causing. "Everyone needs to take responsibility in helping to reduce the spread of antibiotic resistance whether they are health professionals or the public.
  • Trump urges Democrats to join hands, but remains defiant

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    Dean Heller, R-NV, was the sole Republican loss on the Senate Finance Committee, while one Democrat, Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. lost her seat on that committee. A Republican governorship majority coupled with GOP victories in gubernatorial races in battleground states may also boost Trump in 2020, since governors hold veto power over redistricting measures.
  • Alcohol, tobacco high cause of breast cancer

    Alcohol, tobacco high cause of breast cancer

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    However, the earlier diagnosis does not change the overall course of the disease and the lead-time bias makes survival time after screen detection an inherently inaccurate measures as to whether or not screening actually saves lives. And it's the only cancer that kills. The report emphasizes the impact of overall factors that can hinder as well as boost the Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Treatment market globally and regionally.
  • Six children dead, 12 sick in viral outbreak at New Jersey facility

    Six children dead, 12 sick in viral outbreak at New Jersey facility

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    Initially the state health department confirmed six children had died. A day earlier, state health officials confirmed the outbreak of cases of adenovirus at the center in Haskell in Passaic County. The center was instructed by the Health Department not to admit any new patients while there is an "ongoing outbreak investigation" underway at the facility in Haskell .
  • Breast cancer is Aegon's biggest CI claim cause

    Breast cancer is Aegon's biggest CI claim cause

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    Men are also riding the pink wave during October, which is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Sadly, Mally's aunt (her mother's sister) died of ovarian cancer in 2002. "You should start asking questions", Nathanson says. Any physician can order the gene test, which is a blood test. The proportional prevalence in younger age-groups in India is higher than the global average.
  • More to cancer awareness campaign than just going pink

    More to cancer awareness campaign than just going pink

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    Some people think that if they have people in their family with breast cancer, it means they'll get it too. Horning said the results offered new hope for people struggling with a hard disease where patients and doctors desperately need new treatment options.
  • Compulsory flu jab urged for staff in emergency wards

    Compulsory flu jab urged for staff in emergency wards

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    The Fluad® vaccine will be offered to everyone aged 65 years and over in Northern Ireland. The Canadian Sentinel Practitioner Surveillance Network researches the annual efficacy of the vaccine. "So you can get a reaction, but you can't get the actual influenza from it", Huffer says. Where can you get the flu vaccine? And right now, the view is good.
  • Local organizations work to support those battling breast cancer

    Local organizations work to support those battling breast cancer

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    That is why the availability of health care coverage is not a strong predictor for the test itself, yet it extremely facilitates a woman's decision to seek screening services. Photo courtesy: Grays Harbor Community Hospital . "Therapies such as photodynamic therapy (PDT), involving light and a photosensitizing chemical substance, which used in conjunction with molecular oxygen can cause cell death, offer a high degree of control that is effectively used to manage cancer in early to advanced ...
  • Arizona health officials confirm 2 cases of rare illness paralyzing kids

    Arizona health officials confirm 2 cases of rare illness paralyzing kids

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    The condition is not new, but the CDC said it saw an increase in cases beginning in 2014. Health officials don't have an exact cause of AFM. In total, there have been 386 confirmed cases since 2014. Once diagnosed, some patients have recovered quickly, but some continue to have paralysis and require ongoing care, Messonnier said. Although symptoms resemble polio , no evidence of poliovirus has been found in specimens from any case diagnosed so far, Messonnier said.
  • Hot Stock to Watch: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH)

    Hot Stock to Watch: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH)

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    The current EPS for the company has recorded at $10.8. The relative volume of the stock is 1.53, while its market cap is $249.05 Billion. Moving average strategies are also popular and can be tailored to any time frame, suiting both long term investors and short-term traders.
  • Kansas records its first flu death of the season

    Kansas records its first flu death of the season

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    Last flu season , 92 people died in hospital of the flu in Alberta. Most flu deaths are among the elderly, children, pregnant women and those with compromised immune systems. While previous studies have shown that a flu shot can reduce a pregnant woman's risk of flu illness, this is the first study to show vaccination protection against hospitalization.
  • CDC Confirms Oklahoma Case of Rare, Polio-Like Disease

    CDC Confirms Oklahoma Case of Rare, Polio-Like Disease

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    Although symptoms may appear similar to polio , AFM is not polio and it is not contagious. Polio was eradicated in the U.S.by vaccination. "We're actually looking at everything". This can require urgent ventilator support (breathing machine). Most people recover quickly from a polio infection, but it can cause fever and stiffness.
  • 'Spike Out Cancer' game is Tuesday in Forestville

    'Spike Out Cancer' game is Tuesday in Forestville

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    A day filled with laughs, hugs, connections and Redskins football made for a special day for everyone in attendance. A camp for medical checkup was also organised during the event. Please join the Lady Hornets and the Forestville Sports Boosters in their fight against breast cancer in the high school gym at 4 Academy Street in Forestville.
  • Majority of Americans want Kavanaugh investigated further; Women leading the charge

    Majority of Americans want Kavanaugh investigated further; Women leading the charge

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    Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii. Trump drew fresh ire last week when he ridiculed Christine Blasey Ford, the first of Kavanaugh's three women accusers. Sen. Nadler is in line to lead the House Judiciary Committee should the Democrats prevail. The statement said the D.C. Circuit complaints "do not pertain to any conduct in which Judge Kavanaugh engaged as a judge", an apparent indication that the D.C.
  • Ghana To Mark World Mental Health Day Today At Osu Presby

    Ghana To Mark World Mental Health Day Today At Osu Presby

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    To help alter perception paving the way for a more nurturing road forward and certainly to tackle this thick fog called stigma! Too many people with mental health problems are made to feel isolated, ashamed and worthless, but with the right support, those of us with mental health problems can recover and have equal opportunities in all areas of life.
  • Another chance to talk about mental health

    Another chance to talk about mental health

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    Now mental health received less than 5%, even in these richer nations. And this week sports organisations and youth groups will also spend some time with each of their teams or groups before or after training or meeting to discuss mental health .
  • Spotlight on Cayman's youth as Minister recognizes Mental Health Day

    Spotlight on Cayman's youth as Minister recognizes Mental Health Day

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    On World Mental Health Day there's been a focus on mental well-being in young people . One of these is the pressing question of mental health and how our population is coping with it. Half of all mental illness begins by the age of 14, but most cases go undetected and untreated. The same survey revealed that 26 percent of respondents were afraid of being categorised as mentally ill.
  • Efforts honored to promote mental health among Chinese Americans

    Efforts honored to promote mental health among Chinese Americans

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    Issues such as homelessness, exposure to violence and perceived racism are some factors that can worsen the effects of mental health illness in African Americans. We live in a country where waiting lists are months long, misdiagnoses are rampant, medication is handed out as a quick-fix, and many (but not all) doctors are still dismissing symptoms as well, essentially, nothing.
  • McConnell to AP: Gender gap hurts GOP but Kavanaugh helps

    McConnell to AP: Gender gap hurts GOP but Kavanaugh helps

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    He jumped in with his first question after most of the other justices had spoken. Kavanaugh began his testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee with a 45-minute, 5,200-word opening statement to instead issue a fiery denunciation of Democrats, accusing them of wanting "revenge for the Clintons" and on Trump's election as president.