CDC says avoid this cereal after it was linked to salmonella

Updates from the CDC and FDA say Honey Smacks of all package sizes and best-by dates should be thrown out. The FDA is sending out this reminder because it has learned some retailers are still selling the cereal. The agency has said that it ha... More..

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Trump Admin Favored Corporations In Opposing Breastfeeding Resolution
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Trump Admin Favored Corporations In Opposing Breastfeeding Resolution

The resolution also called on world governments to crack down on marketing which says that substitute baby formulas are better and to 'protect, promote, and support breastfeeding '. It is also beneficial f...More..

What to expect in the Supreme Court confirmation battle
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

What to expect in the Supreme Court confirmation battle

The Affordable Care Act is "wildly popular and necessary in the reddest of states", said Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer of NY, in an interview Tuesday on MSNBC's "Morning Joe". JCN played an active role...More..

People Sickened From Parasite Outbreak Linked to Del Monte Vegetables
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

People Sickened From Parasite Outbreak Linked to Del Monte Vegetables

The trays were sold at Kwik Trip, FoodMax, Country Market, Meehan's, Potash, Demond and Kwik Star. As it turns out, Lund is one of the reported 56 people in the state who fell sick with a Cyclospora infecti...More..

Chestnut sets record with 74 hot dogs
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Chestnut sets record with 74 hot dogs

The San Jose native tore up his competition at Coney Island on Wednesday 4 July. The defending hot dog champ's original tally was clocked incorrectly. on ESPN3, and the men's at 10:30 a.m. on ESPN2. There a...More..

'Fish pedicure' caused one woman's toenails to stop growing
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

'Fish pedicure' caused one woman's toenails to stop growing

Fish pedicures involve putting your feet in a tub of water filled with tiny fish called Garra rufa , which eat dead human skin. Earlier this year, a young woman from NY came to the dermatologists at Weill C...More..

Where you can legally use fireworks for July 4 holiday
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Where you can legally use fireworks for July 4 holiday

This is an ongoing list . The small mountain town of Silverton in southwestern Colorado called off the fireworks part of its annual Independence Day party, but the rest of Wednesday's celebration is still on...More..

FDA OKs First Drug Containing CBD
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

FDA OKs First Drug Containing CBD

GW Pharmaceuticals, the British company responsible for the drug, said now approved AEDs (anti-epileptic drugs) are not always effective in the majority of patients with Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome (LGS) and Dra...More..

Prime Minister's address on 4th International Yoga Day
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Prime Minister's address on 4th International Yoga Day

After much deliberations, the United Nations agreed to officially designate the day. Dehradun: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday performed Yoga with over 50,000 enthusiasts at the Forest Research...More..

Doctor suspended for berating basketball player suffering from anxiety attack
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Doctor suspended for berating basketball player suffering from anxiety attack

In an interview with SFGate , Donald Bardwell explained that his son has an existing history of anxiety attacks, for which he takes Klonopin, a sedative used by people who suffer from anxiety, panic attacks,...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Video Game Addiction Classified As A Disorder By World Health Organization

A major venture for the World Health Organization is creating and maintaining the International Classification of Diseases , which is a grading system that assists in identifying a wide range of signs, symptom...More..

Noah Feldman: The new case against Obamacare is serious
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Noah Feldman: The new case against Obamacare is serious

Democrats have gotten the message, campaigning on healthcare not just in blue states like California, or swing states like Nevada and Florida, but red states like Kentucky, home of Senate Majority Leader Mitc...More..

Regina man remembers father after Spade and Bourdain deaths
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Regina man remembers father after Spade and Bourdain deaths

In 2016 alone, there were nearly 45,000 deaths from suicide. "One of the big myths about suicide is that talking about it is going to put the idea in someone's head", said Jessica Jones, program promotion coo...More..

Pre-cut melons linked to Salmonella outbreaks across 5 states
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Pre-cut melons linked to Salmonella outbreaks across 5 states

No deaths have been reported from the bacterial infections, but 31 people have been hospitalized. All of them reported eating pre-cut cantaloupe, watermelon, or a fruit salad mix with one or both of them. Pre-c...More..

Some Breast Cancer Patients Can Skip Chemo Thanks To New Genetic Insight
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Some Breast Cancer Patients Can Skip Chemo Thanks To New Genetic Insight

The technique has previously been used to treat blood cancers and melanoma , but "it is the first time the treatment has been successful for late-stage breast cancer". "The more in the bad risk category we'd...More..

Over 50% smokers failed in their efforts to quit smoking
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Over 50% smokers failed in their efforts to quit smoking

These include a ban on smoking in indoor workplaces, public spaces and public transport, graphic health warnings on tobacco products, among other measures. It is only governments who can help end the scourge ...More..

New Zealand to kill 150 000 cows to end bacterial disease
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

New Zealand to kill 150 000 cows to end bacterial disease

Mycoplasma Bovis has been found on about 40 farms so far but the government believes 192 properties will eventually be involved in the cull. Eradication has meant the culling of thousands of cows, especially...More..

Nipah virus outbreak contained in Kerala: Minister
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Nipah virus outbreak contained in Kerala: Minister

Experts and reports stated that while no vaccine or cure is available at the moment but preventive measures can be a key to controlling the spread of the Virus. Over ten people have died in Kerala after comin...More..

Good news for people who like to sleep in on the weekends
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Good news for people who like to sleep in on the weekends

Short sleepers slept for less than five hours per night, medium sleepers about seven hours and long sleepers for nine or more hours per night. Across the week, older people had more consistent and more often ...More..

First day without death after Nipah virus confirmed in Kozhikode
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

First day without death after Nipah virus confirmed in Kozhikode

The situation is "under control", with a Central Expert Team continuously reviewing treatment procedures, infection control practices and the availability of personal protective equipment, Sadanandan said. Dr S...More..

Deadpool 2 tracking for $300+ million global opening weekend
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Deadpool 2 tracking for $300+ million global opening weekend

Fresh off a big month that included the release of Avengers: Infinity War , today the word comes down that Marvel and Disney have made some slightly cool donations to the Smithsonian. He's merely an actor. ...More..

UBS predicts Germany to win World Cup 2018
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

UBS predicts Germany to win World Cup 2018

Teams like Manchester City , Arsenal , Chelsea and Atletico Madrid would potentially be in contention to take part. The 24 clubs would share a pot of approximately £1.5 billion with the victor earning £10...More..

Congo: Ebola Spreads to Urban Area of The Country Leaving 23 Dead
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Congo: Ebola Spreads to Urban Area of The Country Leaving 23 Dead

He said authorities would intensify population tracing at all air, river and road routes out of the city. WHO says it will use the "ring vaccination" method by administering the treatment to voluntary contact...More..

The researchers first moved the memory of one living being to another
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

The researchers first moved the memory of one living being to another

As it turned out, the RNA samples retained the memory of the electric shock, causing the untrained snails to exhibit a defense mechanism that lasted nearly as long as that of the donor snails. Speaking of wha...More..

Health officials say record number of Californians diagnosed with STDs past year
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Health officials say record number of Californians diagnosed with STDs past year

In total, there were 75,560 cases in 2017, representing a 16 percent increase from the year before, making the rate 190.5 cases per 100,000 Californians. Gonorrhea rates, however, were two-fold higher in males...More..