United Nations children's Fund warns of rise in measles cases

Such exemptions are widely available in the United States. Women who have not received the MMR vaccine are particularly vulnerable during pregnancy . A baby receives the measles and rubella vaccine near Tokyo in 2015. "I consider it really a... More..

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Ireland: Donegal measles outbreak rises to 7 cases
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Ireland: Donegal measles outbreak rises to 7 cases

The cost of Washington's measles outbreak has surpassed $1 million as more than 200 health-department staffers from the state and Clark County focus their efforts on the disease. Bonnie Henry, B.C's Provinc...More..

Donald Trump will declare 'state of emergency to get funding for wall'
by | Friday, February 15, 2019

Donald Trump will declare 'state of emergency to get funding for wall'

That shutdown finally ended on January 25, after Trump announced he had reached a deal to reopen the government until February 15 with no border wall funding. And, as much as the president may like to spin th...More..

Officials confirm 3 more measles cases in Multnomah County
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Officials confirm 3 more measles cases in Multnomah County

All three individuals live in northwest Harris County , according to Harris County Public Health . And, the Pan American Health Organization, the World Health Organization and other news sources reported si...More..

Vaccine demand surges amid measles outbreak
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Vaccine demand surges amid measles outbreak

The second dose provides 97 percent protection. Regional clinics are trying to keep up with the sudden inquiries, mainly among parents of children who have not been vaccinated. However, there are 11 people wh...More..

New York City mayor announces $100 million health care program
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

New York City mayor announces $100 million health care program

On Thursday, de Blasio told reporters: "We have real concerns about the parole system". The program is available to anyone who does not have an affordable insurance option, de Blasio said . Rather, it invo...More..

Four flu-related deaths in Medina County this season
by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

Four flu-related deaths in Medina County this season

Those with flu symptoms are advised to visit their primary care doctor, a Lee Health Convenient Care, walk-in or urgent care center. "It's still low in Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico, and 22 of our 50 states, ...More..

Talk hope, Job data and dovish Fed boosts equities on Friday
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Talk hope, Job data and dovish Fed boosts equities on Friday

Early Friday, the Labor Department said that USA employers added the most workers in 10 months as wage gains accelerated and labor-force participation jumped, suggesting the underlying economy is holding up a...More..

Flu Activity Begins to Climb Across the Country
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Flu Activity Begins to Climb Across the Country

So far, there have been five influenza-associated pediatric deaths this 2018-2019 flu season. The dominant strain circulating previous year, H3N2, was especially hard to stop. Social distancing means that those...More..

Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional

Trump tweeted. "Now Congress must pass a STRONG law that provides GREAT healthcare and protects pre-existing conditions". With the mandate's repeal, the U.S. In Texas alone, there are more than 4.5 million ...More..

Hundreds stream past George H.W. Bush's casket at Capitol
by | Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Hundreds stream past George H.W. Bush's casket at Capitol

Trump's relations with the Republican establishment have been rocky since his insurgent campaign took him to the party's nomination and then a shock election win in 2016. "We remember President Bush admiringly ...More..

In open letter, scientists in China say baby gene editing 'crazy'
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

In open letter, scientists in China say baby gene editing 'crazy'

But he asserted that he had not been overly secretive about his work, saying that he had presented preliminary aspects of it at conferences and consulted with scientists in the U.S. But He took to the stage on ...More..

Taoiseach takes HIV test to mark World Aids Day
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Taoiseach takes HIV test to mark World Aids Day

In 2017, three quarters of people living with HIV (75%) knew their HIV status, compared to just two thirds (67%) in 2015. I hope that more people will understand that effective treatment keeps people who are ...More..

Gene-editing outcry: Third baby ‘may be on the way’
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Gene-editing outcry: Third baby ‘may be on the way’

The institutions affiliated with He, including his university - the Southern University of Science and Technology - and the Shenzhen hospital where he purportedly received ethical approval for the project, have...More..

Ninth adenovirus-related death reported at Wanaque Center
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Ninth adenovirus-related death reported at Wanaque Center

The for-profit facility has a pediatric centre and also cares for elderly residents. The confirmed cases became ill between September 26 and October 22. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is also th...More..

Flu vaccine delays for over-65s
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Flu vaccine delays for over-65s

Maybe you're ready to take your chances with your own health , but consider that a bout of flu means you risk infecting patients or going out of commission and not being able to care for patients at all. All c...More..

Selena Gomez back in mental health facility
by | Monday, October 15, 2018

Selena Gomez back in mental health facility

She is now said to be at an East Coast psychiatric facility receiving dialectical behaviour therapy . For the first time on mental health problems Selena Gomez media began to talk in the beginning of 2018....More..

Minnesota Children Diagnosed With Rare 'Polio-Like' Illness
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Minnesota Children Diagnosed With Rare 'Polio-Like' Illness

Four of the five children had a fever of 100.4 degrees or higher, the department said. Some viruses and germs have been linked to AFM, including common germs that can cause colds and sore throats, and respira...More..

Children Should Be Protected From Mental Illness
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Children Should Be Protected From Mental Illness

These are the most common mental health issues that are associated with life in an office. Wednesday's meeting - hosted by Health Secretary Matt Hancock and attended by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge - coi...More..

Who Talked To The FBI In The Kavanaugh Case - And Who Didn't?
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

Who Talked To The FBI In The Kavanaugh Case - And Who Didn't?

A friend of Christine Blasey Ford told FBI investigators that she felt pressured to clarify her original statement regarding an alleged sexual assault involving Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, according ...More..