UN Official Begins Rare Diplomatic Mission to North Korea

He is expected to meet with officials including Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho. A senior United Nations official who is visiting North Korea was not carrying a message from the US government, the State Department said Tuesday. It will be Feltman's f... More..

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State health officials say it's not too late for a flu shot
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

State health officials say it's not too late for a flu shot

Campbell County began reporting flu cases in September and October, which is earlier than past year, Public Health Director Jane Glaser said. Flu does constantly evolve, forcing new vaccine to be brewed each ...More..

Missing Florida teen found in NY; soccer coach arrested
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Missing Florida teen found in NY; soccer coach arrested

Friday by a State Police investigator, Todd Grant, who recognized Rodriguez's red Mercury sedan and its Florida license plates. According to FOX 30 News in Jacksonville , Rodriguez has been taken into custody ...More..

Mom's boyfriend arrested in missing Jacksonville toddler case
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Mom's boyfriend arrested in missing Jacksonville toddler case

Kimrey is now being held at the Onslow County Detention Center under a $1,010,000 bond. The search for Mariah entered a fifth day Friday. "All with one mission: to help us find Mariah". The FBI later said the w...More..

World Cup 2018 draw
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

World Cup 2018 draw

The draw stirred fond memories for Southgate of playing for England against Tunisia at France 98, a match they won 2-0. The camera then switches to the TV, and captures the moment the Three Lions are drawn ...More..

Flynn guilty plea raises questions for Trump, Kushner
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Flynn guilty plea raises questions for Trump, Kushner

In a statement, Flynn said he acknowledged that his actions "were wrong, and, through my faith in God, I am working to set things right". During the proceeding, Flynn also admitted in federal court to asking ...More..

Coffee cuts risk of heart disease and help you live longer
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Coffee cuts risk of heart disease and help you live longer

Cooper would be so very pleased . An umbrella review, for the uninitiated, aggregates and synthesizes previous research and studies to generate a clearer understanding of what they all point to. Three or four...More..

Bill Clinton faces fresh allegations of sexual assault by 4 women
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Bill Clinton faces fresh allegations of sexual assault by 4 women

Klein says he was informed by highly placed Democratic Party sources and an official who served on both the Clinton and Obama administrations. A representative from Clinton's legal team has confirmed the exis...More..

Cold front brings changeable weather this weekend
by | Monday, November 20, 2017

Cold front brings changeable weather this weekend

The chance for precipitation with this front is not zero but will be mostly confined to far northeastern Oklahoma-southwestern Missouri and northwestern Arkansas in the form a few showers. New rainfall amounts ...More..

by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

San Diego County unemployment drops to 3.7% but job growth stalls

The unemployment rate remains the same at 3.9 percent, according to the Department of Workforce. Weaver said the decrease is unusual for this time of year as education jobs tend to increase during the first few...More..

Union County families adopt 9 kids on National Adoption Day
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Union County families adopt 9 kids on National Adoption Day

She "looked at the kids and what made sense for them and the decisions became more clear", said Brody, the acting regional director of DCF's northern regional office. Past year alone about 4,700 children were a...More..

New blood pressure guidelines for
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

New blood pressure guidelines for "silent, deadly health crisis"

At the new cutoff, around 46 percent, or more than 103 million, of American adults are considered to have high blood pressure, compared with an estimated 72 million under the previous guidelines in place sinc...More..

Legionnaires outbreak shuts down Disneyland
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Legionnaires outbreak shuts down Disneyland

One person, who had not visited Disneyland, died from the disease. On Tuesday, Disney took the towers down again because the health agency ordered them to verify they were free of the Legionella contamination...More..

by | Friday, November 10, 2017

IUDs Might Significantly Reduce the Cervical Cancer Risk

When doctors insert IUDs, irritation of the cervical tissue might trigger an immune response that helps fight HPV infections, Cortessis said. The number of women diagnosed with cervical cancer is steadily...More..

Alcohol consumption increases risk of seven types of cancer, claim doctors
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Alcohol consumption increases risk of seven types of cancer, claim doctors

ASCO recently did a survey and they found out that a large majority of physicians and patients were not aware of the association - this is also an opportunity to spread awareness. In one, it converts into a ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

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The conventional influenza vaccine platform uses weakened or dead versions of the influenza virus to stimulate immunity against hemagglutinin (HA), a spike-shaped protein that extends from the surface of the vi...More..

Lebanese PM resigns fearing life threat
by | Monday, November 06, 2017

Lebanese PM resigns fearing life threat

Hariri also lashed out at Iran and its ally Hezbollah, a Shi'ite militia operating in Lebanon for interfering in the affairs of Arab countries. In the speech, which aired on Saudi television, Hariri said he fea...More..

Japanese Companies Give Non-Smokers 6 Days Extra Leave. Boss, Are You Listening?
by | Saturday, November 04, 2017

Japanese Companies Give Non-Smokers 6 Days Extra Leave. Boss, Are You Listening?

Piala, a Tokyo-based online commerce consulting and marketing company, chose to kick-start the programme after an employee complained about the time lost work by smoking colleagues. According to the World Heal...More..

Kidde recall: 40 million fire extinguishers recalled
by | Friday, November 03, 2017

Kidde recall: 40 million fire extinguishers recalled

Also, the nozzle can come off with enough force to pose an injury hazard. Date codes for models manufactured from January 2, 2012 through August 15, 2017 are 00212 through 22717. Fire extinguishers included in ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Freeman Recognized for Patient Safety

The state had just one hospital receive an A, Howard County General Hospital in Columbia. Harborview Medical Center got a "B" and two hospitals - Olympic Medical Center in Port Angeles and Deaconess Hospital ...More..

Trump declares opioid crisis a 'national public health emergency'
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Trump declares opioid crisis a 'national public health emergency'

Trump's declaration, however, does not make additional federal funding available to address the opioid crisis . The Medical Care Journal estimated past year the economic cost of opioid overdoses, dependence an...More..

Baby foods test positive for arsenic and lead
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Baby foods test positive for arsenic and lead

In the study, they tested over 500 baby food products including 86 infant formulas, 138 toddler snacks, 138 baby food pouches, and 30 baby cereals. What's more, nearly 80 percent of infant formula tested posi...More..

Flu season is here: Have you gotten your vaccination?
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Flu season is here: Have you gotten your vaccination?

While the shot is available in pharmacies such as at No Frills, flu clinics will also be held at the Stettler Community Hall and Community Health Centre at specific dates. This helps people who can't get a flu ...More..

How The Clinton Campaign And DNC Are Connected To The Trump Dossier
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

How The Clinton Campaign And DNC Are Connected To The Trump Dossier

The letter was filed with the court on Tuesday. The Clinton campaign and the DNC continued to bankroll the research into Trump up until October previous year, just before election day. Wait-didn't Republica...More..

Unwanted meds can be dropped off Saturday
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Unwanted meds can be dropped off Saturday

Monmouth County will join the nation by taking part in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Saturday, October 28, a day created to encourage the disposal of unused, unwanted and expired medicine in l...More..