Former president Jimmy Carter says he no longer needs cancer treaments

He said he would receive four drug treatments, along with radiation therapy, and that he would cut back significantly on his schedule. He said he will continue to be monitored and that he will start with treatments again if a cancer "shows up". More..

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by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Court rules patients can grow their own medical marijuana

The ruling comes after a new federal government was elected and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has promised to bring in legalization of marijuana, but has not yet drafted legislation. The Cannabis Patients Assoc...More..

by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Pregnant woman tests positive for Zika virus in Spokane

The advisory also mentions that pregnant women who have travelled to areas with Zika virus transmission, should mention about their travel during pregnancy check-up visits in order to be assessed and monitore...More..

by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

Pope Francis must act on Pell

Cardinal Pell rejected each assertion, saying that while he did not have a clear recollection of the meeting, he would have remembered if something such as pedophilia was mentioned because it was clearly wrong ...More..

Possible case of Zika being sexually transmitted
by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

Possible case of Zika being sexually transmitted

There is limited scientific evidence to suggest the virus can be sexually transmitted - it's very rare. "My hope from this exercise is that, by having these conversations now, we will know exactly if we get a...More..

'Bachelor' and 'Bachelorette' alum Emily Maynard expecting third child
by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

'Bachelor' and 'Bachelorette' alum Emily Maynard expecting third child

Emily isn't the only Bachelorette with a baby on the way. This is the second child for Emily Maynard and husband Tyler Johnson , who welcomed their first child together, Jennings Tyler , back in July! "I...More..

Johnson & Johnson to Pay $72 Million in Talcum Powder Cancer Case
by | Thursday, March 03, 2016

Johnson & Johnson to Pay $72 Million in Talcum Powder Cancer Case

She died in October aged 62. Johnson & Johnson no longer owns the product Shower to Shower, but still sells Baby Powder. "It became second nature, like brushing your teeth", he said. More..

Ted Cruz goes on full throttle attack to beat 'dishonest' Donald Trump
by | Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Ted Cruz goes on full throttle attack to beat 'dishonest' Donald Trump

And 66 percent of the 865 delegates up for grabs on Super Tuesday come from these six states. " Many of those people have not warmed up to him and feel that he will drag the party down in the general elect...More..

Bill O'Reilly Loses Custody of Children
by | Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Bill O'Reilly Loses Custody of Children

The FOX News TV presenter appealed a decision made a year ago by a Nassau County Supreme Court justice, who granted full residential custody of the teenagers to their mother. O'Reilly's legal dispute with McP...More..

Whole Foods Market recalls Maytag Blue Cheese due to possible contamination
by | Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Whole Foods Market recalls Maytag Blue Cheese due to possible contamination

So far, no one has been sickened by the cheese, according to Whole Foods, and the recall is being done out of an "abundance of caution". Maytag Dairy Farms voluntarily suspended production and distribution as b...More..

Yoko Ono has stroke of genius, not stroke says Sean Lennon
by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Yoko Ono has stroke of genius, not stroke says Sean Lennon

Mr. Mintz said doctors at Mount Sinai West Hospital in Manhattan chose to admit her, but "it was nothing". "I spoke with Sean who visited with her and have been assured she is doing just fine", he continued. More..

One Last Kiss for Joey and Rory
by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

One Last Kiss for Joey and Rory

She didn't choose some handsome Marlboro man with a Sam Elliot mustache and a thousand-acre ranch... instead, she chose our little farm and she chose me. Rory said that the 40-year-old barely slept the night be...More..

by | Monday, February 29, 2016

Pochettino: Tottenham won't prioritise Premier League over Europa League

We have now a lot of games ahead and I think that next week we have three very important games before we start to compete in the Europa League again. We need to feel very proud by how we have played this season...More..

by | Monday, February 29, 2016

Johnson & Johnson Paying $72 Million for Cancer Death

The American Cancer Society noted that personal use of talc has mixed results on health , though there is "some suggestion of a possible increase in ovarian cancer risk". If you are one of those mothers who ...More..

What you need to know about Zika virus
by | Monday, February 29, 2016

What you need to know about Zika virus

Zika has become epidemic in Latin America and the Caribbean since last fall. Men can spread the virus before symptoms of Zika infection become apparent. More..

by | Sunday, February 28, 2016

Zika infections confirmed in 9 pregnant women in U.S — CDC

Scientists are investigating possible links between Zika in pregnant women and suspected cases in Brazil of microcephaly , a birth defect marked by abnormally small head size that can result in developmental...More..

$377000-a-year job in NZ that no one wants
by | Sunday, February 28, 2016

$377000-a-year job in NZ that no one wants

Dr. Kenny, who has been a doctor in the town for the past 30 years, said he couldn't keep up with the massive workload and was looking for a junior doctor to share or take it over. Of 400 doctors surveyed in 20...More..

Cleanup begins from deadly Appomattox County tornado
by | Sunday, February 28, 2016

Cleanup begins from deadly Appomattox County tornado

The most powerful tornado hit the Sugar Hill RV Park in Convent, where two men were killed and as many as 30 people were injured, some critically. In Assumption , parish officials are still assessing the ext...More..

Flu Vaccine Nearly 60 Percent Effective — CDC
by | Saturday, February 27, 2016

Flu Vaccine Nearly 60 Percent Effective — CDC

That hadn't been the case lately - in 2014, the viruses that were most common mutated or "drifted" before vaccination could even begin, and previous year the vaccine was only 23 percent effective. The flu vacci...More..

Kanye West and Taylor Swift feud continues
by | Saturday, February 27, 2016

Kanye West and Taylor Swift feud continues

Also in Kanye's firing line on Tuesday was his ex Amber Rose, who defended herself by poking fun at the rapper after he recently unleashed an epic barrage of offensive tweets against Amber and her ex Wiz Khalif...More..