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Medical CVS moves to restrict access to opioid painkillers
Author: 0 CVS moves to restrict access to opioid painkillers

Based on the CDC's recommendations, CVS's new daily dosage limit is 90 morphine milligram equivalents, or MMEs, a measure of the strength of a painkiller. CVS says it will begin limiting the duration and dose of some prescriptions for opioid painkillers in an effort to combat the growing addiction problem.

Medical Kejriwal meets Kamal Haasan, hails actor
Author: 0 Kejriwal meets Kamal Haasan, hails actor

The Delhi CM took the initiative after keenly following every statement and tweet of the legendary actor these past few months, the source said. According to CNN-News18, Kejriwal reportedly invited Haasan for the meet. Kejriwal has a great national reputation of fighting against corruption and communalism. "It is more of a learning curve for me.an educational tourism asking anybody who is fighting against communalism and corruption to give me the advice to go about my endeavour", he said.

Medical Jimmy Kimmel takes down critics of his health care monologue
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel takes down critics of his health care monologue

Cassidy claimed that any bill he would support would have to pass the " Jimmy Kimmel test". Kimmel said supporters of the bill are "not taking care of you. And the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities noted that the block grants that will be doled out to states to replace the ACA's marketplace subsidies and Medicaid expansion are not only insufficient, but also temporary.

Medical Study shows link in flu vaccine, miscarriage
Author: 0 Study shows link in flu vaccine, miscarriage

Most people say get them as soon as you can". The study found that women vaccinated early in pregnancy with a flu vaccine containing the pandemic H1N1 (H1N1pdm09) component who had also received the H1N1pdm09 vaccine component the previous season had an increased risk for spontaneous abortion (SAB) within the 28 days after vaccination.

Medical Bangladesh to provide birth control kits to Rohingya refugees
Author: 0 Bangladesh to provide birth control kits to Rohingya refugees

South Korea plans to provide the assistance through the International Organization for Migration to help the refugees in Bangladesh, it also said. "We are trying to ensure all possible supports for the Rohingya on humanitarian ground", the minister said adding that construction of new camps, water purification plants and toilet facilities was in progress.

Medical CBI agents charged with trespass for trying to raid the wrong judge
Author: 0 CBI agents charged with trespass for trying to raid the wrong judge

CBI said there was confusion because the address of a sitting judge in Bhubaneswar was also the official address of Quddusi before retirement and hadn't been changed in records available with them. The government heard the matter and debarred the college from taking admissions for two sessions - 2017-18 and 2018-19, and authorised the MCI to encash the college's bank guarantee of Rs 2 crore.

Medical Devils forward Brian Boyle diagnosed with cancer, plans to play through treatment
Author: 0 Devils forward Brian Boyle diagnosed with cancer, plans to play through treatment

The type of leukemia Boyle was diagnosed with forms in bone marrow. Boyle was a constant on the 4th line and played a significant part in the team that went to the Stanley Cup Finals in 2014. 20 arrived on the cusp of the 2012 playoffs. He previously played for the Los Angeles Kings, New York Rangers , Tampa Bay Lightning and Toronto Maple Leafs, developing a reputing as a gritty, defensive-minded center while registering 169 points in 624 National Hockey League games.

Medical Health experts say it's time for flu shots
Author: 0 Health experts say it's time for flu shots

Professor Brendan Murphy said this season's vaccine, selected by the World Health Organisation, gave "moderate to good" coverage of the viruses, but it had not been as effective as previous years. "We're having a horrific flu season right up and down the entire eastern seaboard both in QLD and NSW and Victoria , Western Australia seems to be less affected than what we are but we know we've had double the number of people with flu - flu notifications", she told 3AW.

Medical World Health Organization warns of lack of new antibiotics under development
Author: 0 World Health Organization warns of lack of new antibiotics under development

Viruses like gonorrhea , tuberculosis , and even more common infections like pneumonia and urinary tract infections, are becoming increasingly resistant to existing antibiotics. The goal of that collaboration is to gather funding for the research and development of new antibiotics that bacteria and other diseases have yet to build an immunity to.

Author: 0 Powerful Maria targets storm-weary Puerto Rico, Jose weakens to tropical storm

Extreme winds and rain pounded the Caribbean island of Dominica late on Monday, as Maria made landfall with 160 miles per hour winds. "Its been a bit of an emotional ride.it's my first hurricane that I saw from Irma . While many buildings are built to withstand hurricanes, the further loss of electricity, flooding and mudslides are among the chief concern of residents, she said.

Medical Nigerian leader addresses United Nations after health woes
Author: 0 Nigerian leader addresses United Nations after health woes

President Buhari highlighted the efforts in providing relief humanitarian assistance to millions afflicted by terrorism, drought, floods. He commended the United Nations for its role in delivering humanitarian assistance to civilians in the midst of violent conflicts in Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan.

Medical Tropical storm warning issued just east of CT as Jose inches closer
Author: 0 Tropical storm warning issued just east of CT as Jose inches closer

Hurricane Jose is churning northward through the Atlantic Ocean, kicking up risky surf and rip currents along the East Coast, but it's not expected to make landfall. Hurricane watches are in effect for Saba and St. Eustatius, St. Maarten, Antigua, Barbuda, St. Kitts, Nevis, Montserrat, Guadeloupe and Dominica.

Medical Your Poop May Indicate The Effectiveness Of Your Diet
Author: 0 Your Poop May Indicate The Effectiveness Of Your Diet

Move over month-long diets that force you to remove entire food groups or significantly decrease your calorie intake, there is a better way to lose weight . IF you're struggling to lose weight, there may be a surprising reason why. The results show that biomarkers, e.g. faecal samples, blood samples, or other samples from our body, which says something about our state of health, should play a far greater role in nutritional guidance.

Medical Watch Sam Smith's Emotional Video for 'Too Good at Goodbyes'
Author: 0 Watch Sam Smith's Emotional Video for 'Too Good at Goodbyes'

The mood on the internet following this insane romantic/crazy heartbreaking music video is "END MEEEEEE". British singer Sam Smith is back with new music after a two-year hiatus. "This song is about me and about a relationship I was in", he said . Written with longstanding collaborator Jimmy Napes, as well as Stargate, " Too Good At Goodbyes " once again demonstrates Smith's undeniably unique vocal range and emotive songwriting talents.

Medical China-Backed Chip Deal Blocked by Trump
Author: 0 China-Backed Chip Deal Blocked by Trump

The initial funding for the company, based in Palo Alto, California, came from China. Then in August, he directed the U.S. Trade Representative to consider investigating China over suspected intellectual-property theft. The message is clear, Lattice is not allowed to be sold to a Chinese company. Lattice apparently did not acquire and maintain databases of individual personal identifier information, but potential acquisition of such databases is another emerging area of particular CFIUS ...

Medical Lady Gaga discusses struggle with fibromyalgia
Author: 0 Lady Gaga discusses struggle with fibromyalgia

But all the while she has been coping with physical and mental health issues. The trailer begins with Gaga , who was born Stefani Germanotta, admitting the real reason behind her often beautifully freakish costumes. If you've ever seen the songstress perform, or can recall her Superbowl routine, Lady Gaga puts on an entertaining show from beginning to end. The chronic health pain can also cause severe fatigue, mood changes, trouble with memory, and other symptoms.

Medical Hepatitis A outbreak declared in Los Angeles County
Author: 0 Hepatitis A outbreak declared in Los Angeles County

Los Angeles County now has its own hepatitis A outbreak, with 10 cases reported in the county-two of which were "locally acquired", and can not be traced to either San Diego County or Santa Cruz. Officials have yet to determine the source of the outbreak. The city has begun power-washing those areas with a bleach solution, and the county has set up 40 hand-washing stations around the city over the past week, officials said.

Medical First Death Related to West Nile Virus Reported in IL
Author: 0 First Death Related to West Nile Virus Reported in IL

IDPH reported four out five human cases don't involve any symptoms. In 2016, there were 155 cases and six deaths. IDPH announced the first 2017 West Nile case in the state on July 20. Most people infected with the virus will not show any symptoms. To find out more about West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases, go to the IDPH West Nile virus web site or contact the Illinois Department of Public Health West Nile virus information hotline at 866-369-9710 during regular business ...

Medical Jacksonville Navy hospital apologizes for staff's 'inappropriate' photos of newborns
Author: 0 Jacksonville Navy hospital apologizes for staff's 'inappropriate' photos of newborns

A statement from the hospital's commanding officer was uploaded to Facebook on Monday night. The hospital calls the images outrageous, unacceptable and incredibly unprofessional. They quickly went viral, leading the hospital to remove the workers and launch and investigation. Other social media users reportedly outed Thompson and another corpsman, Joanie Barrett, as the two nurses who carried out the shocking acts.

Medical US Air Force scrambles aircraft in response to latest NK missile test
Author: 0 US Air Force scrambles aircraft in response to latest NK missile test

South Korea says the US military has flown powerful bombers and stealth jets over the Korean Peninsula in joint drills with South Korean warplanes. Hawkish Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has said he would "never tolerate" the North's "dangerous provocative action" and has urged the worldwide community to ramp up pressure on Pyongyang.