Health Care

by | March 21, 2017 | 01:08

The news USA health care bill will provide insurance legislations that will include essential benefits package such as maternity care. The governors for months have cautioned their party about passing legislation that would lead to major coverage losses in their states, and their opposition could present a new challenge for the bill.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:41

Jordaan is among a sweep of new faces on the exco after Hayatou's loyalists were swept from power in dramatic blood-letting during the much anticipated elections. Windhoek-At long last, there is a new sheriff at the Confederation of African Football (CAF) headquarters in Cairo, Egypt. As at the time of filing this report last night, no less than six members of the Hayatou cabinet had lost their bids to return to the executive.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:36

GDOL explained that the rate rose as the number of jobs and people in the labor force declined and the number of new layoffs increased. Indiana County's seasonally adjusted labor force in January decreased 1,600 to 39,400. The number of employed workers also decreased in January from 22,109 to 4,627,724, with unemployment increased to 30,930 to 269,270. Area employers had 16,800 more employees on their payrolls in January 2017 than a month earlier and 25,900 more than in January ...

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:42

Tony Frazier reminds poultry owners to be vigilant about biosecurity. · Report a sudden increase in the number of sick birds or bird deaths to the state veterinarian's office at 615- 837-5120 and/or USDA at 1-866-536-7593. USDA is working with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture on the joint incident response. "We started an intensive effort of planning and getting ready [for the possibility] that we would have to deal with this".

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:57

According to CNN, he'll need it. Tillerson's first trip to Asia begins Wednesday, as tensions flare in the volatile region. The website, the Independent Journal Review , said late Tuesday that IJR reporter Erin McPike is the lone journalist accompanying Tillerson to Japan, South Korea and China.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:45

Sturgeon said she would continue to seek a compromise with the United Kingdom government, but added: "I will take the steps necessary now to make sure that Scotland will have a choice at the end of this process". But Nicola Sturgeon said she wants another independence vote as early as next year. As the First Minister announced her intention to seek a second independence referendum on Monday, a site called ref.scot was launched.

by | March 11, 2017 | 00:49

On Monday, news broke that the Department of Defense is investigating hundreds of Marines for their possible involvement in a Facebook group called "Marines United", a secret page where male marines shared thousands of nude photos of female military members.

by | March 11, 2017 | 00:48

The Six Nations organisers want more grounds to commit to Friday night matches, but unless a stadium can recreate the fiery atmosphere that's created in Cardiff, then it simply won't feel right. But interim head coach Rob Howley refused to bow to pressure for wholesale changes and picked an unchanged team to play the Irish, victory for whom would set up a Six Nations title decider against England in Dublin on March 18.

by | March 10, 2017 | 00:52

England host Scotland in the RBS 6 Nations on Saturday March 11, kick off 1600 GMT at Twickenham, London and is screened live on ITV . However, they will need to show a marked improvement from their last outing against Italy, where they struggled for more than an hour before a strong finish earned their 36-15 victory.

by | March 09, 2017 | 00:44

San Diego - A recent study of the Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) shows that there is a significant fault between San Diego and Los Angeles that could be the cause of a magnitude 7.4 quake in California.

by | March 08, 2017 | 00:52

The researchers also found people who worked full time had more sex than those who worked fewer hours, or were unemployed. "These data show a major reversal from previous decades in terms of marriage and sex", said Twenge. "While those in their 20s had sex more than 80 times per year, this declined to about 60 times a year by 45 and 20 times a year by 65", according to the study.

by | March 08, 2017 | 00:48

The tornado touched down at 7:55 p.m. near Perryville, Mo ., and lifted at 8:57 p.m. near Christopher, Ill. "Three homes were leveled on the west side of US 61 with dozens of other homes and structures destroyed". The funnel was on the ground for almost a mile and for one minute at 7:32 p.m. Then storms should impact the St. Louis metro area between 11 p.m. and 1 a.m.

by | March 08, 2017 | 00:48

African-American prisoners who were convicted of murder are about 50 percent more likely to be innocent than other convicted murderers. "In the murder cases we examined, the rate of official misconduct is considerably higher in cases where the defendant is African-American compared to cases where the defendant is white", said Samuel Gross, a University of Michigan Law School professor who is senior editor of the group that tracks USA exonerations.

by | March 07, 2017 | 00:55

Alcohol-based hand sanitizers are meant to help keep kids safe from germs, but when kids misuse them, the sanitizers may cause harm. The CDC analyzed dat from 2011 to 2014 using information from National Poison Data System and found that a total of 70,669 children under 12 had been exposed to the product, including ingesting sanitizer or getting it in their eyes.

by | March 07, 2017 | 00:55

Veterinarians in Bangkok operated on the female green turtle - nicknamed "Bank" - after she had snaffled nearly 1,000 coins, thrown into her pool over many years by luck-seeking tourists. The veterinarians first discovered Bank's ailment after the navy found her and brought her in. Two fish hooks were also removed. "I hope this case taught us not to throw coins into any pond with animals in it", Chansue wrote on Facebook.

by | March 07, 2017 | 00:53

Asked about the new reactions, Facebook representatives said that the messages reactions have reached a handful of users and if they will appreciate and use them, they will introduce them to the rest of the world. Facebook tells TechCrunch , " We're always testing ways to make Messenger more fun and engaging ". And this time, you can give them a big old thumbs down, according to Tech Crunch .

by | March 04, 2017 | 00:59

Seuss by reading and assisting with craft activities as a part of "Read Across America Week". Jill Kary, curator of education at the Arkansas State University Museum, read Which Pet Should I Get to two groups of children. "The kids have read one book a day", said Neva Kern, first-grade teacher at Newport. Said Audra, "It's just really fun that our school does this".

by | March 03, 2017 | 03:17

Those most vulnerable to having serious problems with the flu are the very young, elderly, pregnant women and people with other significant health conditions such as asthma, heart or lung disease, diabetes or weakened immune systems. State health officials say flu season has already killed dozens around the state and they are encouraging people to hurry and get a flu shot if they haven't already.

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:19

Based on those concentrations, they concluded that a 220,000-gallon commercial-size swimming pool likely contains nearly 20 gallons of urine. The sweetener can be found in varying concentrations in natural waterways and tap water, but no one had checked for it in public pools before the team chose to take the plunge.

by | March 01, 2017 | 00:44

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