Patty Duke Talks About Mental Illness And Her Oscar Winning Career

He continued that they celebrated the infinite love and compassion she had shared through her work and throughout her life. NEW YORK (AP) — After months of seeing his mother in pain and holding her hand when she died, Sean Astin turned his mourni... More..

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Zika Virus Confirmed in Arizona
by | Thursday, March 31, 2016

Zika Virus Confirmed in Arizona

The diagnosis of Zika virus is critical because 80% of people affected by the virus show no special symptoms . Such misperceptions could either prevent people from taking precautions they need to take, or th...More..

by | Thursday, March 31, 2016

Patty Duke Dead: Award Winning 'Patty Duke Show' Actress Dies at 69

Although her two oldest sons are actors and are very much in the public eye, her youngest son tends to stay more out of the spotlight. He  added  she would be missed. 'It was hard for her, it was hard for the p...More..

Global elderly population exploding - United States report
by | Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Global elderly population exploding - United States report

The increase in our aging population presents many opportunities and also several public health challenges that we need to prepare for. The  report , which attributes the decrease in younger people to lower fer...More..

Oscar-winning actress Patty Duke passes away at 69
by | Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Oscar-winning actress Patty Duke passes away at 69

Duke's manager confirmed to several outlets the actress died Tuesday morning of complications from a ruptured intestine. In later life, she became a high-profile mental health lobbyist in the US. "It was hard f...More..

South Korea reports fresh case of bird flu in ducks
by | Tuesday, March 29, 2016

South Korea reports fresh case of bird flu in ducks

The posts will remain until health officials can determine that there is no transmission risk involved. Birds with the virus often have sudden reduced egg production. Although not as pathogenic as H1N1, infec...More..

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal Vetoes Religious Liberty Bill
by | Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal Vetoes Religious Liberty Bill

The announcement came on the same day a coalition of civil liberties groups announced they had filed a federal lawsuit against North Carolina because of a sweeping new law enacted last week that blocks local go...More..

Washington's MedStar Health shuts down network after computer virus
by | Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Washington's MedStar Health shuts down network after computer virus

MedStar, a $5 billion operation, operates 10 hospitals and over 250 outpatient facilities in the Maryland and Washington, D.C., area. At around 4 PM eastern time on Monday, MedStar Health officials release...More..

Cruz Leads Trump in Crucial Primary Election in Wisconsin Next Week
by | Monday, March 28, 2016

Cruz Leads Trump in Crucial Primary Election in Wisconsin Next Week

Only 29 percent said Cruz was their first choice and 16 percent said Ohio Gov. John Kasich was their first choice. Trump did not elude to what he was prepared to divulge about the Goldman Sachs executive ...More..

Jian Ghomeshi acquitted of sexual assault charges
by | Sunday, March 27, 2016

Jian Ghomeshi acquitted of sexual assault charges

Cosby has long denied the allegations. Ghomeshi, who first gained fame as a member of the 1990s satirical pop band Moxy Fruvous, then defended himself in a 1,500-word statement on Facebook, saying women conse...More..

by | Sunday, March 27, 2016

Ted Cruz rubbishes media report of extramarital affairs

The article adds to the nasty blow of exchanges between Cruz and Trump, which began early this week after a pro-Cruz super PAC ran an advertisement in which they used a nude picture of Trump's wife, who was a m...More..

Roger Federer pulls out of Miami Open
by | Sunday, March 27, 2016

Roger Federer pulls out of Miami Open

Del Potro, a former US Open champion, started as favourite but he failed to create a single break point as Zeballos ran out a 6-4 6-4 victor. "That's not OK for me", the 34-year-old Swiss said. Now he'll be on ...More..

Third suspect in Brussels airport explosion identified
by | Sunday, March 27, 2016

Third suspect in Brussels airport explosion identified

Faycal C , believed to be the "man in a hat" pictured in CCTV footage alongside the two airport bombers, but whose device did not go off, is the first person to face terrorist offences over the bloodiest attack...More..

by | Sunday, March 27, 2016

New CDC Guidelines for the Zika virus

Clay and Collier are the latest counties to report new Zika cases - one each - bringing up the state's total to 75 cases. This is the second Zika diagnosis in Mississippi. The illness is usually mild with...More..

Cruz blames Trump for tabloid story alleging affairs
by | Saturday, March 26, 2016

Cruz blames Trump for tabloid story alleging affairs

He repeated the denial online. "It is a tabloid smear and it is a smear that has come from Donald Trump and his henchmen". Former Cruz communications director Amanda Carpenter and Trump spokeswoman Katrina...More..

by | Saturday, March 26, 2016

CDC expands Zika guidelines

The CDC defines possible exposures to Zika as cases in which a traveler lives in or has visited an area where the virus is active, or in which an individual has had sexual contact without a condom with anothe...More..

Zika virus arrives in Korea
by | Saturday, March 26, 2016

Zika virus arrives in Korea

Dr. Tom Frieden confirmed during his visits to the island that the CDC is helping Puerto Rico to find better insecticides capable of killing the mosquito that transmits Zika and other diseases, and that officia...More..

There Could Be Lead And Cadmium In Your Favorite Easter Candy
by | Saturday, March 26, 2016

There Could Be Lead And Cadmium In Your Favorite Easter Candy

Cadmium is known to cause harm to the kidney, liver and bones through chronic exposure. However, chocolate companies said the FDA monitors food for cadmium and lead, and said the products are safe to eat. A...More..

Free Easter egg hunts abound this weekend
by | Friday, March 25, 2016

Free Easter egg hunts abound this weekend

The Easter bunny is set hop over to the Otis M. Andrews Sport Complex at 10 a.m. Saturday for the 27th annual  egg hunt . Brunch will follow at Legacy House, located at 79 E. "This year, we have two bikes for e...More..

Surgeons remove 27 bags of heroin from Mass. man
by | Friday, March 25, 2016

Surgeons remove 27 bags of heroin from Mass. man

When he recovered, Rodriguez told medical staff he had just returned from the Dominican Republic, where he had swallowed bags of heroin , said
Salem police Capt. More..