FDA approves opioid painkiller 1000 times stronger than morphine

It is up to 10 times more powerful than fentanyl and 1,000 times more powerful than morphine, he warned. The FDA has approved this new drug in the midst of a severe opioid epidemic in the country. On Friday, new statistics released by the U... More..

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9th Child Dies Following Viral Outbreak At New Jersey Rehabilitation Facility
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

9th Child Dies Following Viral Outbreak At New Jersey Rehabilitation Facility

As of the announcement, the total number of confirmed adenovirus cases at the facility is at 23, with seven deaths confirmed to be linked to the outbreak. The teen - who has been a longterm care patient at the ...More..

Siân Gwenllian 'Wears it Pink' for Breast Cancer research
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Siân Gwenllian 'Wears it Pink' for Breast Cancer research

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and a new campaign called Real Yoopers Wear Pink is fundraising for the benefit of the U.P. through the American Cancer Society. "We're out there together to help raise ...More..

Feinstein 'Absolutely' Supports Revisiting Kavanaugh Allegations, She Says in Debate
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Feinstein 'Absolutely' Supports Revisiting Kavanaugh Allegations, She Says in Debate

That means Democrats are going to say, 'We gotta go do something to try to change this'". "To me, he was covering up a lot of things". Kavanaugh denied the claim and subsequent allegations which arose in the ...More..

10 year-old Monmouth boy campaigns for young people's mental health
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

10 year-old Monmouth boy campaigns for young people's mental health

Based on the World Health Organisation, 14 percent of the global burden of diseases is attributed to mental, neurological, and substance use disorders. She says, although today most people understand that m...More..

Hopes rising, Republicans set vote on Kavanaugh as Democrats denounce report
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

Hopes rising, Republicans set vote on Kavanaugh as Democrats denounce report

With a Senate vote poised for as early as this weekend, thousands of people who had traveled from across the United States came to protest and in some cases to meet with their representatives, hoping to preve...More..

American-Japanese duo wins 2018 Nobel Medicine Prize for landmark cancer research
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

American-Japanese duo wins 2018 Nobel Medicine Prize for landmark cancer research

James P Allison of U.S., who jointly won the Nobel Medicine Prize with Tasaku Honjo of Japan for their discovery of cancer therapy by "inhibition of negative immune regulation", was intrigued by the immune syst...More..

Beach hotel pushes back on CDC in Legionnaires' testing
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Beach hotel pushes back on CDC in Legionnaires' testing

As a precautionary measure, DPHS has closed the hot tub spas at the Sands Hotel and the Harris Sea Ranch Motel because hot tub spas, in general, are a known source of the bacteria that causes Legionnaire's. Sym...More..

Looking At The Potential Replacements For John McCain
by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

Looking At The Potential Replacements For John McCain

On Friday, his family announced he would no longer be receiving treatment for the disease. McCain was with his wife Cindy and their family when he passed in the afternoon, the statement said . The episode ...More..

Mosquitos that carry fatal virus spotted in Southend
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Mosquitos that carry fatal virus spotted in Southend

Heightened concerns over possible transmission to humans from both viruses, will continue into mid-October, until cooler temperatures start to significantly slow down both mosquito and virus activity. Drain Sta...More..

Drain the pools of water: West Nile reaches record high in Pa.
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Drain the pools of water: West Nile reaches record high in Pa.

A 24-year-old woman has been diagnosed with suspected West Nile viral (WNV) infection and is been kept under observation at Medical College Hospital in Kozhikode district of Kerala. There were a total of 25 r...More..

Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

The C-D-C says almost half those who killed themselves had no known history of mental health issues. "The data are disturbing", said Anne Schuchat , the CDC's principal deputy director. Overall, the most com...More..

John Goodman Reacts To 'Roseanne' Cancellation
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

John Goodman Reacts To 'Roseanne' Cancellation

Roseanne Barr has forgiven her TV kids for turning on her amid the drama surrounding a racist tweet she posted on Tuesday. "I begged like 40 motherf--s", she later wrote . On Wednesday, Barr blamed the s...More..

World Health Organization warns against use of solid fats
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

World Health Organization warns against use of solid fats

Most of the trans fats in the diet are produced during the process of partial hydrogenation (hardening) of vegetable oils into semi-solid fats. The move gives India, with its high incidence of heart disease...More..

Sonam Kapoor wore an actual wedding dress on the Cannes red carpet
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Sonam Kapoor wore an actual wedding dress on the Cannes red carpet

She said, "I have always said that I am a feminist". Sonam then broke her silence on the topic of adding her husband's last name to her name in an interview with India Today from Cannes Film Festival. Now t...More..

WHO's leader to visit Congo this weekend amid Ebola outbreak
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

WHO's leader to visit Congo this weekend amid Ebola outbreak

Peter Salama, WHO deputy director-general of emergency preparedness and response, said . The WHO estimates that the 3-month air bridge cost to be $2.4 million. Despite it occurring outside an urban area, this ...More..

New mental health service for South Yorkshire mums
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

New mental health service for South Yorkshire mums

This means that schools are finding it very hard to get children the support they need'. May 7-13 is the Canadian Mental Health Association's Mental Health Week, a national endeavour to spread the message...More..

Pelosi dismisses Democratic candidates running against her leadership: 'Just win, baby'
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Pelosi dismisses Democratic candidates running against her leadership: 'Just win, baby'

First it was her repeated admonitions that the GOP's tax cuts amounted to "crumbs" for the middle class - a talking point that has clearly given her Democratic colleagues agita because of its elitist overtone...More..

Rams Trade Tavon Austin to the Cowboys
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Rams Trade Tavon Austin to the Cowboys

Before the 2016 season, Los Angeles chose to make the questionable decision to reward Austin with a four-year, $42 million extension with the hope that he was finally coming around as a unsafe No. Austin has ha...More..

Volunteers install smoke alarms at Key West mobile home park
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Volunteers install smoke alarms at Key West mobile home park

The Red Cross, along with the local fire departments and multiple community organizations, will be installing free smoke alarms in Bakersfield homes while educating families on the importance of home fire safet...More..

Milwaukee Brewers vs. Chicago Cubs, 4-29-2018 - Prediction & Preview
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Milwaukee Brewers vs. Chicago Cubs, 4-29-2018 - Prediction & Preview

A scary moment came on Sunday, as Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant was hit in the head with a fastball from Rockies starter German Marquez . Milwaukee's bullpen hasn't allowed an earned run in 32 c...More..