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Medicine Bloomberg should apologize for comments about transgender people, LGBTQ rights group says
Author: 0 Bloomberg should apologize for comments about transgender people, LGBTQ rights group says

The six remaining Democrats running to compete against Donald Trump in the November general election will face off on Wednesday night in the ninth of a series of debates, this one just ahead of a caucus vote in Nevada over the weekend. "That's why Bloomberg has been going out of his way to pick a fight with Bernie on social media in recent days". The focus on Bloomberg on the debate stage, of course, means there will be less oxygen for others at a critical moment.

Medicine USA to Rescue More Than 400 Americans From Quarantined Cruise Ship
Author: 0 USA to Rescue More Than 400 Americans From Quarantined Cruise Ship

The Diamond Princess cruise ship owned by Carnival Corp, has been quarantined since arriving in Yokohama on February 3, after a man who disembarked in Hong Kong was found to be infected. "The U.S. government's alternative is to cram us on a bus and a plane with people who have not finished the quarantine or been tested, so we can be locked up for two more weeks in the United States".

Author: 0 Chinese tourist in France is Europe's first coronavirus death

Authorities also said the latest 2,641 daily new cases of the virus represented a "major drop" and due to the widespread implementation a new diagnostic method. The deceased woman's daughter has also been infected, Ms Buzyn said, but she is believed to be recovering. He said the Geneva-based United Nations health agency was seeking "further clarity" from China about recent updates to its case definition and reporting protocol for the coronavirus disease outbreak.

Medicine Faye Swetlik: Body of missing 6-year-old SC girl found
Author: 0 Faye Swetlik: Body of missing 6-year-old SC girl found

Police just shared the tragic news that 6-year-old Faye Swetlik was found dead Thursday, not far from where she was last seen . Police believe there is no danger to the community, Snellgrove said. She attends first grade at Springdale Elementary School and the family friend said her teachers adore her. You may also notice more police in the general area due to Vice President Pence's visit to Columbia.

Medicine Coronavirus Gets Official Title: COVID-19
Author: 0 Coronavirus Gets Official Title: COVID-19

President Xi Jinping touts "positive results" from efforts to contain coronavirus epidemic but warns country "must not relax" its efforts as death toll climbs to 1,113. Most of the deaths and majority of cases have been in central Hubei province, whose capital, Wuhan, is the epicentre of the outbreak. These include a sharply slowing domestic economy, the trade war with the USA and push-back on China's increasingly aggressive foreign policies.

Medicine Israeli with fever on ship off Japan coast suspected of contracting coronavirus
Author: 0 Israeli with fever on ship off Japan coast suspected of contracting coronavirus

Royal Caribbean has also adopted a policy of denying boarding to any passenger, regardless of nationality, who has been in China, Hong Kong or Macao in the 15 days before the departure of a cruise ship. The quarantine for the passengers is due to be lifted on February 19, but it is not clear if the crew will require an additional quarantine period since they have not been isolated from carriers of the virus.

Medicine After Iowa Mess, Bloomberg Is Doubling Down
Author: 0 After Iowa Mess, Bloomberg Is Doubling Down

His advisers argued that the strategy, which the New York Times calls "unprecedented", could work if no moderate candidate came out of February with a clear upper hand, and after the chaos in Iowa resulted in no victor immediately emerging, Bloomberg is doubling down on the plan.

Medicine Kym Whitley Previews National Wear Red Day
Author: 0 Kym Whitley Previews National Wear Red Day

PT/7 p.m. CT/8 p.m. ET accompanied by a Facebook LIVE event streamed on the Go Red for Women Facebook page. That's why the Go Red For Women Movement was created and National Wear Red Day furthers that mission. A Cleveland Clinic survey finds that most Americans - including 80 percent of millennials - don't know heart disease is the leading cause of death for women.

Medicine Democrats continue push for conviction during closing arguments at Trump’s impeachment trial
Author: 0 Democrats continue push for conviction during closing arguments at Trump’s impeachment trial

The trial's outcome will have a lasting effect "not only for this president but for all future presidents: whether or not the office of the presidency of the United States of America is above the law", Crow added . Pelosi accused Trump of soliciting foreign power to meddle United States policy in a bid to undermine what some believe to be his main political rival in the upcoming presidential election, former Vice President Joe Biden.

Medicine Santa Clara County California confirms first case of coronavirus
Author: 0 Santa Clara County California confirms first case of coronavirus

The man only left his home to seek medical care but was not hospitalized. Public health officials are now trying to reach anyone he may have come into contact with during those times to assess whether they were exposed to the virus. Azar added that USA authorities have officially declared the coronavirus outbreak a public health emergency in the United States. Also, anyone entering the USA who has been in China's Hubei province in the last two weeks will be subject to a two-week ...

Medicine The global spread of the coronavirus
Author: 0 The global spread of the coronavirus

More than 100 cases have been reported outside China , in 22 countries. Indonesian officials said around 250 nationals being evacuated from Hubei will be quarantined on a military base on the remote Natuna Islands. The travel industry has expressed concern about a growing financial hit from coronavirus fears. Just as the World Health Organization recommended against travel restrictions , the United States rushed to go in the opposite way, Hua said , adding this was certainly not ...

Medicine Japan confirms first case of infection with new China coronavirus
Author: 0 Japan confirms first case of infection with new China coronavirus

No additional cases have been detected since January 3 in China . The work of the World Health Organization and the Chinese authorities in containing the new coronavirus will be made more complicated by the Spring Festival, also known as the Chinese New Year, which begins on January 25, and sees hundreds of millions criss-crossing the country.

Medicine U.S. to screen passengers for China mystery virus
Author: 0 U.S. to screen passengers for China mystery virus

The Chinese virus is a coronavirus , a large family of viruses that can cause infections ranging from the common cold to severe acute respiratory syndrome, or SARS , a highly infectious virus that originated in China in 2002 and eventually travelled to 37 countries, killing 774 people.

Medicine Cass Public Health hosts walk-in flu clinic
Author: 0 Cass Public Health hosts walk-in flu clinic

During the last five flu seasons, only one influenza-related death occurred among children in Idaho, according to the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. State officials say that so far, 622 people have been hospitalized for the flu and flu-related complications. "We've got a kind of smorgasbord of the respiratory viruses out there now", said Skowronski.

Medicine China reports 1st death from new type of coronavirus
Author: 0 China reports 1st death from new type of coronavirus

The commission added that no new cases had been detected since January 3. "Once we get the genetic information, we should be able to conduct our own checks on the patient who is showing symptoms", the KCDC said . Authorities have closed the seafood market. The health authorities said they have been monitoring 739 contacts of people who became sick, including 419 health workers, but none of them appear to have contracted the virus.

Medicine China confirms more cases of mystery viral pneumonia
Author: 0 China confirms more cases of mystery viral pneumonia

The infected patients have been quarantined along with 121 people who had been in close contact with them, the statement read. The outbreak prompted authorities in Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore and Malaysia to take emergency measures, including stricter health control at borders and temperature screenings on all flights from Wuhan, in China's central Hubei Province, where the outbreak originated.

Medicine A Child Is Oregon's First Flu Death
Author: 0 A Child Is Oregon's First Flu Death

The first influenza-related adult death (over 65 years of age) was reported last week in Douglas County. Locally, there are thousands of flu-related hospitalizations and an estimated 70 to 500 deaths from flu in King County every year. Eighty percent of these deaths occurred in unvaccinated children. Denver Health has dealt with 197 of the reported cases in Colorado. "You are far more likely to be exposed to the flu in the next two months than you were during the past two months", he said.

Medicine U.S. authorities approve Ebola vaccine
Author: 0 U.S. authorities approve Ebola vaccine

Although cases of the deadly disease are extremely rare in the U.S., infections have been acquired by those travelling to the country from affected areas, and health care workers who have fallen ill after treating people with Ebola . The drug, which was developed by Merck & Co., has a record of 100% effectiveness when it is administered a minimum of 10 days before exposure to the virus.

Medicine 'The facts are clear': Pelosi announces full impeachment vote next week
Author: 0 'The facts are clear': Pelosi announces full impeachment vote next week

Republicans on the committee accused Democrats of overplaying their hand and said there were no crimes alleged in the impeachment articles. "That is a crime", Sensenbrenner said. On Wednesday, the president and senior Republicans appeared to be coalescing around the idea of a shorter proceeding in that chamber. If one or more of the articles are adopted, the Senate would then hold a trial to consider removing Trump.

Author: 0 Supreme Court lets abortion ultrasound law stand

The federal appeals court in Cincinnati upheld the Kentucky law, but its sister court in Richmond, Virginia, struck down a similar measure in North Carolina. The panel said the court reaffirmed its 1992 ruling that a compelled informed-consent disclosure is constitutional as long as it is truthful, not misleading, and relevant to the patient's decision.

Medicine CHCC observes World AIDS Day; encourages NMI residents to know their status
Author: 0 CHCC observes World AIDS Day; encourages NMI residents to know their status

For many years, Criselda has been an HIV/AIDS ambassador. He emphasised that reaching the global 90-90-90 target of eradicating HIV required a strategy that places people at the Centre of the response to HIV. Many people living with HIV in Africa and the Middle East, however, don't have regular access to ART services. The president's tweet on World AIDS Day said the program to end AIDS in 10 years that he announced in February has begun.

Medicine Vitamin E acetate, THC may be to blame for vaping illnesses
Author: 0 Vitamin E acetate, THC may be to blame for vaping illnesses

Andrew Cuomo said in a statement on Friday. In the CDC analysis, THC was detected in 23 of 28 patient samples of lung cells, including from three patients who said they did not use THC products. Vitamin E acetate has been highlighted as a huge concern by proponents of vaping for months, and once people began falling ill it seemed like the most likely culprit.

Medicine Warren: Medicare for All plan will not raise middle-class taxes 'one penny'
Author: 0 Warren: Medicare for All plan will not raise middle-class taxes 'one penny'

Her plan is built on transferring to the government 98% of the $8.8 trillion she estimates that employers will spend on private insurance for their employees. 12. Medicare for All would extend the program to cover all Americans, including at least 24 million who are now uninsured, eliminating the need for private health insurance.

Medicine Buttigieg jumps to second in Iowa State University/Civiqs poll
Author: 0 Buttigieg jumps to second in Iowa State University/Civiqs poll

Based exclusively on these numbers, it appears that efforts to tie the Bidens to allegations of corruption in Ukraine have not only not hurt the former Vice President's political prospects, they may have helped him. Biden, meanwhile, apologized for calling the impeachment inquiry into then-President Bill Clinton a "partisan lynching" after condemning President Donald Trump for calling the current inquiry a "lynching".

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