First Trial for Universal Flu Vaccine

It is believed the vaccine will offer a stronger protection against flu because it uses a different mechanism to get the body to protect against the virus. You need a flu shot every year because the vaccine is based on a best guess of what type of fl... More..

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Percent of Cancers Are Related to Being Overweight, Says Study
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Percent of Cancers Are Related to Being Overweight, Says Study

They found, among other things, that 55 percent of all cancers diagnosed in women and 24 percent of those diagnosed in men are associated with overweight and obesity. CDC researchers used the USA cancer statist...More..

Mother who refused to vaccinate son gets 7 days behind bars
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Mother who refused to vaccinate son gets 7 days behind bars

On Wednesday, Bedrow went before a judge to plead her case. "Unfortunately, should the child experience any harm from the 8 vaccines at once, the fact is Rebecca will be the only one left to care for that child...More..

Mass Shooting In Las Vegas: What We Know
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Mass Shooting In Las Vegas: What We Know

Through a crack in the door, one of Paddock's weapons can be seen. Stephen Paddock's room is now roped off with police crime scene tape. On Dec. 31, 1968, Paddock, who admitted trying to sneak out of a Las ...More..

Playtex voluntarily recalls children's plates, bowls because of possible choking hazard
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Playtex voluntarily recalls children's plates, bowls because of possible choking hazard

They have various printed designs including cars, construction scenes, superheroes and more. The clear plastic layer over the designs can peel or bubble from the surface. A Mealtime set is comprised of a plat...More..

Barcelona erupts as Catalans rally in fury over independence poll violence
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Barcelona erupts as Catalans rally in fury over independence poll violence

Spain's reaction: The Spanish government did not recognize the move, calling it illegal, according to The Telegraph . FC Barcelona said it would take part in the strike, adding that it would close its...More..

Beware of Las Vegas donation scams
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Beware of Las Vegas donation scams

By 10 a.m., ABC News estimated that the wait at one location had reached five hours, as hundreds of people lined up to try and be of service. United Blood Services told Northwest Bloodworks that while the...More..

Pa. youth wrestling coach among victims of Las Vegas shooting
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Pa. youth wrestling coach among victims of Las Vegas shooting

A prayer vigil was held Monday for Wolfe and his family at Doc Norcross Stadium in Shippensburg. "It is with the heaviest of hearts that our League announces the confirmed loss of Coach Bill Wolfe in the trag...More..

by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

"Support the Girls" raises money for locals with breast cancer

CEO Pink Ribbon Omer Aftab, said breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer and the second leading cancerous cause of death. He joined fellow assembly members in Cardiff to show his support for the...More..

Allegiant offering free flights to victims, family impacted by Las Vegas Shooting
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Allegiant offering free flights to victims, family impacted by Las Vegas Shooting

Mandalay Bay Resorts is asking for certified trauma counselors to help in Las Vegas. Bloodworks Northwest has issued an urgent request for blood donations to be shipped to Las Vegas in the wake of a mass...More..

Arizonans clamor to donate blood in wake of Las Vegas shooting
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Arizonans clamor to donate blood in wake of Las Vegas shooting

Arizonans showed up in droves Monday to donate blood to help the victims of the Las Vegas shooting, and officials said the American Red Cross and United Blood Services collectively sent hundreds of "blo...More..

Local blood bank asks for your help
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Local blood bank asks for your help

The line to donate blood is now wrapped through the parking lot & around the the block. The Red Cross says the tragedy shows that emergencies can happen in any community at any time. "If you have the abil...More..

Blood Services Ready to Send Supplies to Las Vegas Shooting Victims
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Blood Services Ready to Send Supplies to Las Vegas Shooting Victims

However, despite their urge for blood donations, gay and bisexual men are still being prevented from donating blood as a result of old legislation, through fear of being contaminated by HIV or syphilis. "We a...More..

Oxford team to test universal flu vaccine in world first
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Oxford team to test universal flu vaccine in world first

The Taipei City Government had announced that it would provide government-funded pneumococcal conjugate vaccinations to the city's senior residents (65 years old or above), starting on the same day as the flu v...More..

Courtney Force, Advance Auto Parts supporting Breast Cancer Awareness
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Courtney Force, Advance Auto Parts supporting Breast Cancer Awareness

Samia al Qadhi, Chief Executive of Breast Cancer Care and Baroness Delyth Morgan, Chief Executive of Breast Cancer Now, said: "We would like to thank Asda's colleagues, customers and suppliers for all they have...More..

Mosquito sample in Cedar Park tests positive for West Nile Virus
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Mosquito sample in Cedar Park tests positive for West Nile Virus

No human cases of the disease have been reported in the Cedar Park area and Williamson County has not had any cases since last fall . Health officials on the Georgia coast have confirmed a fatal case of mosq...More..

Doctors Discover Woman's
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Doctors Discover Woman's "Cancer" Is Actually Tattoo Ink

Bryant is one of the woman's doctors. However, the trigger that caused her immune cells to react to the tattoo many years after she got it remains a mystery. This turned out to be due to the pigment of a 15 y...More..

Tattoo ink that changes color could be used to monitor health
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Tattoo ink that changes color could be used to monitor health

Researchers tattooed the inks onto segments of pig skin and noted how they changed colour in response to different biomarkers. By monitoring the body's interstitial fluid , the ink changes from green to brown ...More..

U-17 World Cup Can Change the Football Scenario in India
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

U-17 World Cup Can Change the Football Scenario in India

India will make a comeback to the finals of a FIFA competition, breaking a hiatus of 57 years since appearing in four consecutive Olympic football tournaments from 1948 to 1960. "They have been working really h...More..

Skip breakfast at your peril
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Skip breakfast at your peril

The researchers also measured the levels of plaques in the participants' arteries and gathered information about their lifestyle habits and risk factors for heart disease . Although this study didn't specifi...More..