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Burned mountain lion cub to stay in captivity in California Burned mountain lion cub to stay in captivity in California
- Января 27, 2018

Rescuers brought the bears and a 5-month-old mountain lion to vets with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife and the University of California, Davis. Peyton, a veterinarian at the University of California, in the United States, had treated cats and dogs with burns before, and she knew these were severe. (more...)
Indian team says 'ready to play on same pitch' Indian team says 'ready to play on same pitch'
- Января 27, 2018

Earlier in the day, two umpires 'Aleem Dar and Ian Gould ' had a long chat in the middle and inspected the pitch before play resumed. "Play on Friday was suspended shortly before scheduled close because the on-field umpires wanted to consult the match referee regarding the condition of the pitch ". (more...)
There's still time to get your flu shot There's still time to get your flu shot
- Января 27, 2018

The order allows pharmacists to administer flu vaccines to children from 2 to 18. On Friday, federal health officials said the flu is hitting baby boomers hard as it continues to be widespread throughout the Delaware Valley. There has been one death in MI as a 12-year-old boy from Saint Clair County died two weeks ago from flu like symptoms. Contain - contain your germs by staying home if you are sick. (more...)
34M will get flu, CDC estimates 34M will get flu, CDC estimates
- Января 27, 2018

Kwong explained that flu "is a stressor to the system" and increases inflammation. "However, rates across most indicators have remained relatively stable and signs are that flu activity is starting to peak", said Richard Pebody, PHE's acting head of respiratory diseases. (more...)
Sevens: Black Ferns thrash Canada to set up Kiwi/Aus final Sevens: Black Ferns thrash Canada to set up Kiwi/Aus final
- Января 27, 2018

Earlier, Ravouvou and Dickson had bagged try-scoring doubles as New Zealand routed Russian Federation 61-0 in their opening match. In Pool B, Argentina claimed a narrow 7-5 win over Kenya and France beat Wales 31-12. "Nothing out of the ordinary - just a lot of practice", she said. "It's still only day one and we had a game plan to make all our up front tackles and commit on defence". (more...)
National Basketball Association players react to DeMarcus Cousins suffering a season-ending injury National Basketball Association players react to DeMarcus Cousins suffering a season-ending injury
- Января 27, 2018

Cousins, who made a triple-double in the home game with 15 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists, limped off the court late into the fourth quarter after tearing his Achilles. Trevor Ariza and Paul made back-to-back 3-pointers and Luc Mbah a Moute added a layup that pulled the Rockets even with 2:34 left. The Pelicans will now be without a huge inside presence that has worked perfectly next to Anthony Davis . (more...)
Attack on Attack on "Save the Children" HQ, ISIL took responsibility
- Января 27, 2018

The siege on the hotel lasted 13 hours. All other staff have been safely rescued from the office. London-based Save the Children has operated in Afghanistan since 1976, aiming to provide better access to education, health care and essential supplies. (more...)
Southern Nevada Health District reports 2 new flu deaths Southern Nevada Health District reports 2 new flu deaths
- Января 27, 2018

Flu season typically runs from October through May. Public Health England will today provide an update on the progress of an influenza outbreak that is already the most serious since 2010-11, and may be officially rated an epidemic if it continues on its current trajectory. (more...)
CDC Predicts CDC Predicts "Many More Weeks to Come" in 2018 Flu Season
- Января 27, 2018

Dan Jernigan, director of the influenza division at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said on a conference call Friday morning . So far, 39 children have died of influenza. Windham said with over-the-counter preventative drugs harder to get ahold of, standard prevention steps are even more important. "This appears to be one of the worst seasons we've had in 10 years", state epidemiologist Dr. (more...)
Spike in 2016 birth defects linked to Zika — CDC Spike in 2016 birth defects linked to Zika — CDC
- Января 27, 2018

A new report notes that birth defects most strongly associated with Zika virus infection during pregnancy have risen in parts of the country that have had local Zika virus transmission. Local spread of the virus also cropped up in areas of Miami Beach and Miami's Little River neighborhood. Zika waned in 2017, with 249 cases statewide, including 127 pregnant women and three babies born with congenital Zika syndrome. (more...)
Vehicle bombs kill at least 27 in east Libya city of Benghazi Vehicle bombs kill at least 27 in east Libya city of Benghazi
- Января 26, 2018

In the video, the shooter, a man in military uniform, is seen standing before 10 blindfolded people in blue jumpsuits who are on their knees, hands tied behind their backs. Two consecutive auto bombs detonated near a mosque in the Libyan city of Benghazi on Tuesday, killing at least nine people and injuring dozens more. (more...)
Mosquitoes target certain delicious-smelling individuals - but they can be banished Mosquitoes target certain delicious-smelling individuals - but they can be banished
- Января 26, 2018

Apparently, they even have seasonal feeding habits: birds are their main prey in summer while mammals and birds are harangued more during other parts of the year. Those experiments showed that without dopamine, those neurons were less likely to fire. The findings could prove important to helping control mosquitoes and prevent mosquito-borne diseases, according to the researchers. (more...)
Catching Flu Also Boosts Heart Risk Catching Flu Also Boosts Heart Risk
- Января 26, 2018

Last year, the Department of Health reported that there were nearly 13,000 flu-related hospitalizations in ny. Spencer encourages you to make sure your pup gets the dog flu vaccine. The risk may be particularly higher for patients who experience a heart attack for the first time, patients with influenza B infections and older adults. (more...)
Blue-state governors sue Trump over tax law Blue-state governors sue Trump over tax law
- Января 26, 2018

Dannel Malloy called the new tax law a "frontal attack on the ability of our states to pay for things like education". For his part, though, Malloy said litigation could produce "interesting" documents during the discovery process; he mentioned communications between top Republican congressional leaders that could show "what they were doing to blue states". (more...)
Flu cited in local death: Muskogee County reports 55 hospitalizations so far Flu cited in local death: Muskogee County reports 55 hospitalizations so far
- Января 26, 2018

Nationally, reports of flu-like illness, flu-associated hospitalizations, and the proportion of deaths attributed to pneumonia and influenza also rose, according to new statistics released by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (more...)
Siddaramaiah synonymous with corruption: Amit Shah Siddaramaiah synonymous with corruption: Amit Shah
- Января 26, 2018

Shravanabelagola in Hassan District in the State is to hold on February 07 the once-in-twelve-years affair of the popular Jain festival "Mahamasthabhishekha" in which President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi , Karnataka chief-minister Siddaramaiah and Deve Gowda would take part. (more...)
Cuomo allows pharmacists to give flu vaccinations to kids Cuomo allows pharmacists to give flu vaccinations to kids
- Января 26, 2018

Last year, the Department of Health reported that there were nearly 13,000 flu-related hospitalizations in ny. Editor's note: This story initially stated 1,200 flu-related deaths had been reported in a week. DPH has listed the locations for the vaccine clinics on the department website . Statewide, 86 people have died from the flu since October. "I don't think the study reports were that surprising to me when I read them". (more...)
Dog almost dies from severe burns caused by human hair dye Dog almost dies from severe burns caused by human hair dye
- Января 26, 2018

Someone had used purple hair dye intended for humans to turn the white pup bright violet . After her long road to recovery that included lots of painkillers, antibiotics, scab removal, and even being connected to a drip for a while, she is now healthy again and has a new home thanks to the kind folk who rescued her. (more...)
Mahadayi Row: Karnataka bandh on Jan.25 Mahadayi Row: Karnataka bandh on Jan.25
- Января 26, 2018

This has led to a pitched political battle in the state, with the Congress accusing the BJP of not doing enough to ensure water for those living in these drought prone regions. The rally had been postponed by an hour-and-a-half due to vociferous protests in Mysuru, The News Minute reported . Throwing an "open challenge" to Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah , BJP National President Amit Shah said the time has come to throw out the corrupt ruling Congress party in the State and his ... (more...)
YouTube Pledges $5M to Fund 'Positive' Videos YouTube Pledges $5M to Fund 'Positive' Videos
- Января 26, 2018

Jake shared a 13-minute vlog on Monday titled " YouTube , Let's Talk About Brother Logal Paul", but for more than 10 minutes of the video, the 21-year-old and his friends spent time laughing and pranking each other. Although only a select few have begun to forgive him, it's obvious that this was a wake-up call for Paul. The group appeared to be shocked at their find, but also made jokes., who accused the YouTube star of trivialising mental illness. (more...)
Man bites dog. Dog bites man. Dog wins Man bites dog. Dog bites man. Dog wins
- Января 26, 2018

One of the Journalism's lessons- "Dog bites man, that's not news". The incident unfolded on Sunday when police reported to a home where they were told a person had been shot. The man began kicking and punching Veda, at one point putting the dog in a chokehold and biting her on the head, police said. "He succeeded in biting on the dog, but it didn't have the same effect as the dog biting on him". (more...)
Child kidnapped from school bus in Delhi, bus driver shot Child kidnapped from school bus in Delhi, bus driver shot
- Января 26, 2018

In Other News Yesterday, a school bus was attacked in Gurgaon near Delhi by a mob protesting the film "Padmavati". An FIR has been filed and the Crime Branch has been roped in to crack the case, the police said. "We are probing the role of insiders as the kidnappers were aware about the child's routine and they also kidnapped the boy, not the girl", an officer said. (more...)
Flu on the rise in the Roaring Fork Valley Flu on the rise in the Roaring Fork Valley
- Января 26, 2018

In addition, even if you get the flu despite getting the flu shot , your flu symptoms may be less severe and there is less of a chance of severe post-flu complications. "And 30-percent protection is better than no protection". The risk may be higher for older adults, patients with influenza B infections, and patients experiencing their first heart attack . (more...)
Cloned Monkey Babies Will Melt Your Heart Cloned Monkey Babies Will Melt Your Heart
- Января 26, 2018

Named Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua (after the Chinese word "Zhōnghuá", which means Chinese Nation), these little monkeys are certainly not your average twins. "This will generate real models not just for genetically based brain diseases, but also cancer, immune or metabolic disorders, and allow us to test the efficacy of the drugs for these conditions before clinical use", said Dr Qiang Sun, the Chinese scientist who led the team that produced the research, in a statement . (more...)
Congolese cardinal denounces violent crackdown on protesters Congolese cardinal denounces violent crackdown on protesters
- Января 26, 2018

Last Sunday, the UN Joint Human Rights Office in the DRC* recorded at least six deaths during demonstrations in Kinshasa, with 68 people wounded, 121 people arrested and the firing of tear gas into churches in various parts of the Democratic Republic of Congo. (more...)

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