Medicine


Miko Grimes: Stephen Ross doesn't have a clue Miko Grimes: Stephen Ross doesn't have a clue
- March 24, 2016

Miko  Grimes does not believe she was the reason the Miami Dolphins released her husband, and nothing the team's owner says is going to change her mind. She later backtracked on the violent threat. Ross was released by the Dolphins earlier this month after  Miko  made waves last season by criticizing quarterback  Ryan Tannehill , threatening reporters and being arrested on the day of a game in September. (more...)
FDA requires new warnings for prescription opioid drugs
- March 24, 2016

Hoping to curb an epidemic of addiction, the feds are requiring new warning labels on some painkillers. Edward Markey (D., Mass.), seemed more pleased, saying the FDA action "will finally reflect what we have known about these drugs for decades-they are risky and addictive and can lead to dependency, overdose and death". (more...)
A Brain Parasite Might Be Causing Road Rage A Brain Parasite Might Be Causing Road Rage
- March 24, 2016

Professor Coccaro , chairman of psychiatry & behavioral neuroscience at University of Chicago, said, "Not everyone that tests positive for toxoplasmosis will have aggression issues". 96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ... (more...)
Medical Marijuana Approved By Pa. House Medical Marijuana Approved By Pa. House
- March 24, 2016

This is much less than the group will need to get an actual measure on the ballot and in front of voters, but they hope to establish a presence in the state and show people they are serious about legalizing medical marijuana and industrial hemp. (more...)
Frank Sinatra Jr.'s Family Speaks Out About His Death Frank Sinatra Jr.'s Family Speaks Out About His Death
- March 23, 2016

Sinatra was born on January 10, 1944 in Jersey City, NJ, the middle of three children that included older sister Nancy and younger sister Tina. Sinatra was set to perform in Daytona Beach Wednesday night as part of the " Sinatra Sings Sinatra " tour, but fans were heartbroken to find out the news that this terrific showman had passed away due to a heart attack. (more...)
FDA Requiring Safety Warning to Most Widely-Used Painkillers
- March 23, 2016

Since 1999, the number of patients complaining of pain has remained consistent, yet sales of prescription pain pills - and deaths caused by opioid overdoses - have nearly quadrupled . The Food and Drug Administration issuing the new rule, saying they're working to help reverse the devastating impact of painkiller abuse. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , overdose deaths involving prescription drugs have quadrupled since 1999, and has followed an increase in ... (more...)
Bumble Bee Foods, Tri-Union Seafoods recall tuna Bumble Bee Foods, Tri-Union Seafoods recall tuna
- March 23, 2016

Earlier, Bumble Bee said it has recalled cans of chunk light tuna in oil and water after commercial sterilization processes were not followed at a co-pack facility that is not owned or operated by Bumble Bee. The recalled UPC codes are 0 4800000195 5 and 0 4800000245 7. "That part has been replaced, and the proper functionality of the machine verified", said John DeBeer, vice president of Quality and Compliance for Chicken of the Sea. (more...)
Bumble Bee Tuna Recalled Over Possible Contamination, Spoilage Concerns Bumble Bee Tuna Recalled Over Possible Contamination, Spoilage Concerns
- March 22, 2016

No other production codes or products are affected by the recalls, both companies said. Three products are included in the recall: 5 oz Bumble Bee Chunk Light Tuna in Water (UPC 8660000020), 5 oz Bumble Bee Chunk Light Tuna in Oil (UPC 8660000021), and 4 Pack of 5 oz Bumble Bee Chunk Light Tuna in Water (UPC 8660000736). (more...)
Turkey Links Latest Istanbul Bombing to Islamic State Turkey Links Latest Istanbul Bombing to Islamic State
- March 22, 2016

Minister Efkan Ala said the bomber was Turkish citizen Mehmet Ozturk, who was born in 1992 in Gaziantep province, which borders Syria. The information I received was there was not a warrant issued for this person by police or gendarmarie. (more...)
Why Donald Trump Is Unlikely To Win The US Presidential Poll Why Donald Trump Is Unlikely To Win The US Presidential Poll
- March 22, 2016

For Cruz, getting to 1,237 is nearly impossible. Tom Ingram, a supporter of Jeb Bush who now supports John Kasich, said that they have received emails from former Bush and Rubio supporters asking how they could help the OH governor. They could start setting the stage for an uprising on the floor, perhaps by revisiting the RNC's Rule 40, which sets criteria for candidates to appear on convention ballots. (more...)
Cleveland Browns host free agent QB Robert Griffin III Cleveland Browns host free agent QB Robert Griffin III
- March 21, 2016

However, the club couldn't work out a trade to move up and were outbid by the Redskins, who selected Griffin with the No. 2 overall pick. Think back just three years ago, to when Griffin was hailed as the freewheeling, fleet-footed savior of the National Football League, herald of a new era of sling-it-and-wing-it quarterbacks. (more...)
Bernie Sanders To Campaign In Washington State Bernie Sanders To Campaign In Washington State
- March 21, 2016

Sanders says in an interview with The Associated Press that it's unlikely the results will affect the awarding of delegates in the state and he would "prefer to save the taxpayers of Missouri some money". Trump did not directly mention the meeting on Twitter , instead turning to his popular refrain: "MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!" Sanders has pledged to remain in the race and has said that upcoming contests in Arizona, Idaho, Utah and elsewhere pose opportunities for him to close the gap with ... (more...)
Kaepernick's hottest pursuers reportedly are Browns and Broncos Kaepernick's hottest pursuers reportedly are Browns and Broncos
- March 19, 2016

The Denver Broncos also have offered their third-round pick, but that is 29 spots lower than the Browns pick, which has the 49ers waffling. A third rounder for a guy who hasn't grown at all as a player in four years? What's more, Kaepernick wants out, and the Broncos, who were the frontrunners in the sweepstakes on Thursday, are also reluctant to part with a high pick. (more...)
Badgers back in NCAA Tourney against Pitt Badgers back in NCAA Tourney against Pitt
- March 18, 2016

Oh, how times have changed. Four freshmen have combined to play a total of played at least 272 minutes. After starting the season 9-9 and watching legendary head coach Bo Ryan retire, Wisconsin could have folded. There is every reason to believe the Badgers (20-12) can make another deep run. Happ has nine double-doubles and averages 12.1 points and 7.8 rebounds a game. (more...)
At The Funeral Of Nancy Reagan, A Politically-Divided America Came Together At The Funeral Of Nancy Reagan, A Politically-Divided America Came Together
- March 18, 2016

Former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney emphasized the depth of the Reagans' love affair by reading a note the president sent her during their first Christmas in Washington - an account, per Reagan, of the many beloved women in his life. (more...)
David Foster and Yolanda Hadid address crumbling marriage David Foster and Yolanda Hadid address crumbling marriage
- March 17, 2016

Camille had battled endometrial cancer and was now in remission, so she hosted an event at her home for the Race to End Women's Cancer. And according to a new report , Yolanda Hadid reveals that it was tough to watch this conversation. (more...)
Fayetteville hospital fights Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease Fayetteville hospital fights Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
- March 17, 2016

For extended safety concerns, WRMC shut down the operating rooms and conducted thorough sterilization and replacement of surgical instruments. This tissue slide shows sponge-like lesions in the brain tissue of a classic Creutzfeldt-Jakob patient. (more...)
Jennifer Aniston Reveals Secret to Happy Marriage, Professional Success Jennifer Aniston Reveals Secret to Happy Marriage, Professional Success
- March 17, 2016

Jen was on set when she first saw him, and that was the moment she just knew . "I can do other things", Aniston said. It's not surprising that the Cake star, 47, finds her union so much fun - she cites Justin, 44, as the funniest person she's ever met. (more...)
CDC issues new guidelines on opiate prescriptions
- March 16, 2016

He said patients are responsible too, and they need to stop demanding the strongest painkillers and need to start talking to doctors about their expectations. Freiden said he was hopeful they would. "Most often, cancer patients deal with lasting effects from their disease or treatment including pain for a significant period of time or indefinitely". (more...)
Daylight Saving Time can be bad for your health Daylight Saving Time can be bad for your health
- March 15, 2016

Since we are all reminded to change the batteries in our home smoke detectors during the time change, it can also serve as a wake up call to better health! Yet there's a prevalent anti-daylight saving sentiment , and 11 Amrican states are proposing legislation to abolish the time change. (more...)
How Bradley Sowell fits into the Seahawks' offensive line picture How Bradley Sowell fits into the Seahawks' offensive line picture
- March 15, 2016

Sowell has played in 58 career games, starting 12 games in 2013. In other words, this is not a splash move meant to solve the Seahawks' woes on the offensive line. Inking the contract for a maximum payout of $1.4 million, only $250,000 of the deal will be in guaranteed money - per Anderson's report. Siliga confirmed the deal via Twitter posting "Thank you Patriots fans for always supporting me through my journey with the patriots!" It's a decent chunk of change for a player who was on the ... (more...)
North Korea's Kim Jong Un threatens Manhattan with nuclear bomb North Korea's Kim Jong Un threatens Manhattan with nuclear bomb
- March 14, 2016

The latest claims come two months after the country conducted its fourth nuclear test, followed by its launching of a long-range missile the following month. (more...)
What Time Is It Now After Daylight Saving Time 2016? What Time Is It Now After Daylight Saving Time 2016?
- March 14, 2016

Loved by some, loathed by many, our biannual clock twirling ritual has wide-ranging and often surprising implications. Another study says DST is bad for your health. He proposed modern daylight saving time in the 1800s because he was interested in having more daylight after work to pursue his hobby of collecting bugs. (more...)
Salmonella threat leads to national recall of pistachios Salmonella threat leads to national recall of pistachios
- March 14, 2016

The recalled pistachios are packaged in 8-ounce cellophane bags with the lot code number 40262001 and a "best buy" date of January 4, 2017. A list of recalled products is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ . (more...)
Apple March 2016 event
- March 14, 2016

The " iPhone SE " would be a 4-inch phone that would replace the iPhone 5s. From what we can tell, it certainly looks like Apple has not done anything new with the iPhone SE . (more...)