Porter Adventist Suspends All Surgeries

The department said it is unaware of any infections among patients in relation to the breach, and that the risk of surgical site infection related to it is "unknown". The health department and the hospital are now not aware of any infections caused... More..

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Hands on: Nokia 8 Sirocco review
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Hands on: Nokia 8 Sirocco review

Under the hood, it has Snapdragon 660 Soc with 4GB of RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage . On the front, the smartphone has a 5-megapixel fixed-focus sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 1.4-micron pixels. All the t...More..

School bus crash on Hwy 29
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

School bus crash on Hwy 29

Stratford police said for the past several months, the Stratford Police Narcotics Vice and Intelligence Unit have been conducting a heroin investigation within the Town Of Stratford. Howell was arrested and cha...More..

Stocks Drop amid New China Trade Tariffs
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Stocks Drop amid New China Trade Tariffs

Omar Aguilar, chief investment officer at Charles Schwab Investment Management, said the fact fixed income and currency markets did not sell off suggested equity investors overreacted. "And both countries hav...More..

State health officials warn about synthetic pot; severe bleeding, deaths reported
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

State health officials warn about synthetic pot; severe bleeding, deaths reported

Although a cause of death has not yet been determined, an autopsy detected the presence of brodifacoum, a deadly anticoagulant used in rat poison, which has recently been found in several cases of synthetic ma...More..

Villanova parade: NCAA basketball champions celebrate in Philadelphia
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Villanova parade: NCAA basketball champions celebrate in Philadelphia

There's plenty of time to talk about Villanova's place in history after the partying is done this week. In anticipation of celebrations, light poles around the university had been greased, but that didn't sto...More..

US Surgeon General: More Should Carry Naloxone
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

US Surgeon General: More Should Carry Naloxone

In addition, most states have laws created to protect health care professionals for prescribing and dispensing naloxone from civil and criminal liabilities as well as Good Samaritan laws to protect people who a...More..

Body of Missing CDC Scientist Found in Atlanta River, Police Confirm
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Body of Missing CDC Scientist Found in Atlanta River, Police Confirm

He co-authored more than two dozen publications that centered on how health issues impact minorities, worked on notable public health crises such as the Zika and Ebola outbreaks, PEOPLE reports . "That meeting...More..

LB Worrilow, UD and Concord alum, to sign with Eagles
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

LB Worrilow, UD and Concord alum, to sign with Eagles

The five-year veteran has 48 tackles in 25 games (nine starts) over the last two seasons after totaling 365 in 47 games (43 starts) from 2013-15. Worrilow is expected to provide depth to the Eagles' defense a...More..

Kagiso Rabada out of IPL 2018 due to back injury
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Kagiso Rabada out of IPL 2018 due to back injury

Proteas team doctor Mohammed Moosajee said in a statement on Thursday that Rabada had picked up the injury during the fourth and final Test against Australia at the Wanderers, which South Africa won by a co...More..

Virgin Australia and Air NZ to end transtasman alliance
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Virgin Australia and Air NZ to end transtasman alliance

Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia have opted to end their trans-Tasman alliance from October. The end of the alliance follows Air NZ sale of its remaining shares in Virgin Australia past year to China's ...More..

CDC seeks to address antibiotic resistance
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

CDC seeks to address antibiotic resistance

The CDC has warned of the antibiotic-resistant bacteria for years, but these "nightmare bacteria" are "virtually untreatable" and capable of spreading genes that make them "impervious" to most antibiotics, Scie...More..

Saudi-led coalition says missile intercepted near Yemen border
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Saudi-led coalition says missile intercepted near Yemen border

Turki al-Maliki, the spokesperson of the Arab coalition fighting to support legitimacy in Yemen, said that the coalition worked to facilitate the entry of aid from all Yemeni ports, and also targeted on Wednesd...More..

Malayalam actor Kollam Ajith Kumar passes away
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Malayalam actor Kollam Ajith Kumar passes away

Ajith, also known as Kollam Ajith , passed away at the age of 56. Following this success, there was no looking back for the talented actor, who went on to act in over 500 films in all South Indian languages....More..

Science says eating pasta might actually help you lose weight
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Science says eating pasta might actually help you lose weight

Participants in the study only ate pasta three or four times a week. The low-carb food movement spawned such diets as the Atkins, Paleo and Keto, which advised swapping bread, pasta and potatoes for vegetable...More..

Police in 1 town investigating reports of 'zombie-like' raccoons
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Police in 1 town investigating reports of 'zombie-like' raccoons

After responding, even the authorities were left baffled by what they discovered. Most of the phone calls have been made during the daytime, which is a odd occurrence given raccoons propensity to be nocturnal...More..

Shopping mall caught fire in Moscow: one died, six victims
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Shopping mall caught fire in Moscow: one died, six victims

At least one person is reported to have died in the fire. The fire has now been put out, RIA news agency said, citing a person in the know in emergency services. Russia's Investigative Committee announced...More..

by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

About 2.02M shares traded. Crocs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CROX) has risen 136.20% since April 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.61% the S&P500. CFO, Moss Richard D, sold 20,000 common shares of Hanesbr...More..

Warwick man caught drink driving twice in one night
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Warwick man caught drink driving twice in one night

WARWICK police picked up two high-range drink-drivers on Saturday night, who on both occasions turned out to be the same bloke. No arrests have been made. A Norfolkan apparently tested more than three times t...More..

African continent could split in two
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

African continent could split in two

Movement along the plate boundaries in the earth's lithosphere can cause rift valleys to appear, just like the one now forming in Africa . Geologists say in about 50 million years, the African continent will...More..

Lax Delhi government lost Rs 67 crore: CAG
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Lax Delhi government lost Rs 67 crore: CAG

The CAG report also shows that the government has only spent Rs 2 crores from Rs 5 crores on the awareness campaign to aware the people about the significance of using toilets. The Comptroller and Auditor ...More..

What to Know About New York Fed Pick John Williams's Views
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

What to Know About New York Fed Pick John Williams's Views

But Yellen, the first woman to serve as Fed chair, said Tuesday that she strongly supported Williams' selection for the NY job. The NY Fed, however, defended its decision in a statement. Williams is now Presi...More..

Legal marijuana tied to drop in opioid prescriptions
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Legal marijuana tied to drop in opioid prescriptions

In the states where people are allowed to grow their own medical marijuana daily doses of opioids dropped by 1.8 million. David Bradford, a professor of public administration and policy at the University of...More..

Black Caps batting coach Craig McMillan dares to dream of series win
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Black Caps batting coach Craig McMillan dares to dream of series win

Ish Sodhi and Neil Wagner batted heroically for more than 30 overs and defied the visitors a much needed away Test victory only to win the series by 1-0. Mark Stoneman put down a tough chance at silly point b...More..

California City Votes to Sue State Over Sanctuary Law
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

California City Votes to Sue State Over Sanctuary Law

Besides objecting to the state's prohibition on holding immigrants until they can be apprehended by federal authorities, the city is challenging a state requirement that it create safe zones for undocumented pe...More..

FDA issues mandatory recall on kratom products
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

FDA issues mandatory recall on kratom products

The Food and Drug Administration ordered the mandatory recall Tuesday of kratom products distributed by one company that may be contaminated with salmonella . The FDA said it had asked Triangle on March 30...More..

Flu cases still prevalent in the region
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Flu cases still prevalent in the region

In total, flu B was responsible for 72 percent of March flu hospitalizations, compared with about one-quarter previous year. Between the two strands, Influenza A is the more aggressive illness, but the flu is...More..

CDC: 'Nightmare bacteria' showing up in US
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

CDC: 'Nightmare bacteria' showing up in US

In a press conference call, Anne Schuchat , MD, CDC principal deputy director, said that while risky antibiotic resistance is common, there is evidence that an "aggressive approach" such as the CDC's contai...More..

Fire crews respond to Amarillo Blvd. house fire
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Fire crews respond to Amarillo Blvd. house fire

Two fire engines attended where crews used breathing apparatus when entering the house and a fan to clear the air. B-SB Fire Marshal Brian Doherty said the 30 miles per hour winds and the light construction o...More..

Grindr data release of people's HIV status
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Grindr data release of people's HIV status

Grindr defended itself saying users had the option not to supply that information. Late in the year 2017, a reporter had discovered that the popular dating app Tinder had collected 800 pages on a user's person...More..

Organ Donation Decision Not Linked to Family Grief
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Organ Donation Decision Not Linked to Family Grief

Currently, 32 percent of New York State adults aged 16 and older have registered their decision to make LIFE possible and be organ, eye and tissue donors at the time of their death. As part of ongoing efforts t...More..

This is why Allu Arjun has not watched Ram Charan's Rangasthalam yet
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

This is why Allu Arjun has not watched Ram Charan's Rangasthalam yet

Ever since Rangasthalam's release on 30th March, fans, celebs, critics have been gushing about the film. It is only big release on Friday. Ram Charan has once again proved to be a mega star and his experiment...More..

Shocking New Details About Family of 8 in Fatal California Crash
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Shocking New Details About Family of 8 in Fatal California Crash

The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office said the family may not have meant to stay away from home for long that day because many of their belongings, including a pet and some chickens, were still at their home....More..

Riverhead Supervisor: Slow down on slick roads during Monday commute
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Riverhead Supervisor: Slow down on slick roads during Monday commute

Heavy snow , with 1 inch per hour rates, are most possible then. A strong storm system Tuesday morning began its nasty push through parts of eastern Nebraska and western Iowa, bringing a wintry mix of we...More..

Two new studies show how marijuana can help fight the opioid epidemic
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Two new studies show how marijuana can help fight the opioid epidemic

The article The Impact of Medical and Adult-Use Marijuana Laws on Opioid Prescribing for Medicaid Enrollees can be accessed on JAMA's website here. A professor at the University of Georgia and his colleague...More..