Health Care

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:54

But markets have met the Chinese currency's recent fall to six-year lows against the dollar with a shrug. The central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, weakened 132 basis points to 6.7690 against the USA dollar Monday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trade System.

by | October 25, 2016 | 01:07

This set up the Seahawks field goal that forced the game into overtime. Hauschka sounded as if he wasn't sure what happened on his ill-fated miss. "We just couldn't get in sync at all", Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said. "It looked like he was in", quarterback Carson Palmer said. The most important touch came on his second-to-last carry, when Johnson screamed around the left side of the line on first-and-goal from the 5 and kicked the pylon as he went out of bounds.

by | October 24, 2016 | 00:43

I am so embarrassed. Madea agrees and takes Joe, Hattie and Aunt Bam along with him. In a late October surprise, Tyler Perry's Boo! We talked quite a while so I will present the conversation in two parts. "Then, this concept came to mind, literally while I was watching a bunch of YouTube videos of people being pranked", said Perry, explaining how he came up with the basic plot points for "Boo!" Were you guys were going back and forth laughing and crying? "I don't just do a movie to do a ...

by | October 23, 2016 | 01:31

During an appearance on The Talk on Thursday, Chelsea Clinton was asked if she had a response to Donald Trump calling her mother a " nasty woman" during the third presidential debate - and she immediately gave an answer Hillary Clinton would be proud of.

by | October 23, 2016 | 01:30

In the past year, chlamydia cases have risen by 5.9 percent nationwide, gonorrhea rose by 12.8 percent, and primary and secondary syphilis rose by 19 percent. Congenital syphilis increased by 6% (a total of 487 cases). Mermin said there's no excuse for this. Chlamydia and gonorrhea can cause pelvic inflammatory diseases as well as fertility problems, and syphilis can cause a range of problems from blindness to miscarriages in pregnant women.

by | October 21, 2016 | 01:13

WASHINGTON | Hacked emails released in daily dispatches over the weekend by the WikiLeaks group showed Hillary Clinton's campaign staff anxious about a response to the gay community's backlash over a comment concerning former first lady Nancy Reagan and AIDS.

by | October 21, 2016 | 01:11

Washington state's unemployment rate dipped to 5.6 percent last month and the state added 20,000 jobs. In August of this year, the unemployment rate was 3.9 percent. Business, education and health services saw the biggest gains in September while leisure and hospitality and construction had the biggest contractions.

by | October 19, 2016 | 01:52

The cellphone and landline survey of likely voters in the state's largest city found that Clinton, a Democrat, and Trump, a Republican, each were favored by 38 percent, and Libertarian Gary Johnson by 11 percent. The results exclusively after the debate show a 7-point lead for Clinton in a four-way race. And new evidence shows that - although Hillary Clinton still has a dominant lead over Trump - Trump appears to have at least re-consolidated some of his previous support among GOP voters.

by | October 17, 2016 | 09:28

Richard Wender, chief cancer control officer for the American Cancer Society (ACS). While total death rates dropped during the five-year period, the decline was greater for white women at 1.9 per cent per year compared with 1.5 per cent per year for black women, the study found.

by | October 17, 2016 | 09:30

That deal was ratified by 64.7 percent of the union membership. The union is expected to pattern its potential agreement with Ford off the GM and Fiat Chrysler agreements. Under the previous contract, new hires remained at the starting hourly rate of about $20.42 for the first three years. "In the event a positive business case is confirmed, it is possible an alternative product, which could including an existing platform or entirely new vehicle architecture could occur during the term of ...

by | October 16, 2016 | 01:54

Bauer, a devotee of drones , has been scratched from his scheduled start in Game 2 after suffering a lacerated small finger on his right hand while doing some "routine maintenance" on the drone, according to Indians manager Terry Francona.

by | October 14, 2016 | 01:12

Scott's office issued a press release identifying the area after the Florida Department of Health confirmed that five people, including two women and three men, had contracted Zika . There were 1,014 cases of Zika in Florida as of October 12. "The County of Hawaii is working with the Department of Health to take proactive steps to assess affected areas for mosquito activity, educate communities, and treat mosquito breeding sites", Civil Defense Administrator Ed Teixeira said in a statement.

by | October 14, 2016 | 01:05

Aspen Hills spokesman Jon Austin said the cookie dough was voluntarily recalled because the company found lapses in its food safety system - such as inadequate documentation and failure to wear proper uniforms - that could have allowed the product to become contaminated.

by | October 13, 2016 | 03:26

The USDA says 44 per cent of the current crop is now off, which is 3 percent back of the five-year average and 12 per cent behind last year's pace. That would put the harvest at 23 percent over last year's harvest. Prices on Wednesday, however, dropped 8.5 cents per bushel. Demand could increase based on very large sales.Export demand has been very strong for the large crop.Exports sales for the week ending September 29 were 2.06 million metric tons (a whopping 81 million bushels).

by | October 13, 2016 | 03:17

He appeared to be in pain on Monday, and didn't meet with the media. The quarterback was taken back to the locker room for evaluation. Week two delivered a five-point home loss the the Ravens after Cleveland was leading 20-0 in the first half.

by | October 12, 2016 | 04:12

Specifically, Sprint is hoping to help underpriviliged students who can't afford to have internet access at home. (Claure says the company has also considered selling additional data at reduced prices.) The company will launch a pilot of the program in January 2017, and plans to ultimately provide internet access to students for up to four years of high school.

by | October 09, 2016 | 14:32

Bisping (30-7) is back in his native northern England to take on the 46-year-old Henderson (32-14) in the main event of UFC 204 this weekend, making his first defense of the belt that he won at UFC 199 in June with a stunning victory as a late replacement opponent for fearsome Luke Rockhold.

by | October 08, 2016 | 07:40

But they also show strong support for the opposition United National Movement (UNM) and suggest many voters are undecided. He noted that he is not considering the country's former president Mikheil Saakashvili as a serious politician. Many Georgians consider him a Trojan horse for Russian Federation because of his business connections there and his attempts to improve relations with Moscow, which were badly damaged by the countries' brief 2008 war.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:20

There will also be a breakfast by the pool and music spun by a DJ, as well as prizes and goody bags. The study concludes that "This study provides evidence that working at night may increase risk of ER, PR and HER2-positive subtypes of breast cancer particularly among premenopausal women".

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:20

The involvement of a State Police trooper who is interested in running for sheriff in Johnson County as a Republican causes concern, Varoga said. The search warrant was served mid-morning of Tuesday, October 4th. Daniel Tokaji, an elections law professor at Ohio State University, said he was anxious that such a raid - if it happened in the manner described in news reports- could have a chilling effect on other voter registration drives across the country just a month ahead of the election.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:21

The investigation now includes Allen, Delaware, Hamilton, Hancock, Johnson, Lake and Madison counties. The originals are with the appropriate voter registration office. Monroe County elections supervisor Laura Dahncke said she did not think Monroe County voters were particularly at risk but urged people to take caution.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:27

Total U.S. crude inventories, excluding the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, last week fell below 500 million barrels for the first time since January, to 499.7 million. Gasoline production averaged 10 million barrels per day in the week to September 30, with inventories rising by 200,000 barrels, remaining above what's usual for the season.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:29

The two confirmed cases of microcephaly were the first in Southeast Asia linked to mosquito-borne Zika, which has been spreading in the region after outbreaks in the Americas. Between the NIH and BARDA, there are nine vaccine candidates now in development, as well as more that are still in the earliest stages of research. The minister also advised women, especially those wanting to get pregnant, to get medical advice and to go for check-ups first.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:15

More than 1.6 million new cases of cancer are expected to be diagnosed in the US this year and 246,600 of them will be invasive breast cancer, according to the American Cancer Society . "I had a great support system", said Ashleigh Kelly. It's a lot of women, which is why it surprised me greatly to learn that nearly half of women in the United Kingdom do not check their breasts regularly, or have never checked them at all.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:46

He will be on seven days' rest when he faces the Giants or Cardinals. Jay Bruce and Robert Gsellman made scoreboard-watching irrelevant for the New York Mets. Merritt went 6-1 with a 2.72 ERA in his final 10 starts with Triple-A Columbus before being recalled. Ryan Howard isn't sure what to expect when he likely plays his final game in a Phillies uniform on Sunday.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:22

A two-pack of EpiPens cost $100 in 2009, but recently that was increased to $600. A two-pack now lists at $608, placing it out of the range of many allergy sufferers. What role does the PBM play in all of this? The EpiPen controversy comes amid outrage over sharp increases in the prices of other drugs including the decision by Martin Shkreli's Turing Pharmaceuticals to raise the price of Daraprim, a drug used by AIDS and cancer patients, from $13.50 to $750.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:46

Walker check-in starts at 9 a.m., when participants can pick up T-shirts, take team photos, decorate posters and honor those affected by Alzheimer's disease and other dementias by placing flowers in the Promise Garden . More than 340,000 people in Texas alone have the disease. This year Monticello Healthcare has raised approximately $3,000 to donate to the Alzheimer's Association .

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:41

The Trump campaign at first denied the transactions had occurred. Trump paid a $2,500 penalty tax for that political gift this year. Media requests for information often culminate with a refusal to produce supporting documentation for Trump's claims and denials of wrongdoing, occasionally laced with counterpunches such as the "pure speculation and worthless conjecture on your part" e-mail comment given to reporter David Fahrenthold by a senior adviser to the Trump campaign last weekend.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:42

Deputies said a picture of the boy in the mask has been posted on social media, and the parents of the children were notified. The district has no reason to believe the threat is credible but the Pasco County Sheriff's Office is investigating it.

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:32

The WHO said these were first cases of Zika-linked microcephaly in South East Asia. Thailand confirmed on Friday that Zika had caused two cases of microcephaly, a condition that results in babies being born with small heads, the first time microcephaly had been linked to Zika in Southeast Asia.