Health Care


CDC calls for new guidelines on opioids to reduce risks
- March 17, 2016

During this year's primaries in New Hampshire, candidates from both parties spoke out on the issue , and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivered a speech that went viral online about the need to treat addiction as a health problem. This is true even if the patient is still in pain. Dr. Robert Roose, chief medical officer and vice president of addiction and recovery services for the Sisters of Providence Health System in Holyoke, said while the CDC guidelines are voluntary, any time the ... (more...)
Things get intense in Fear the Walking Dead Season 2 promo
- March 17, 2016

There's also this worrisome truth: Steven Yeun hasn't starred in any films in recent years except for one in 2014, which was shot in 2013. These may or may not correspond to what ends up happening on the TV version of The Walking Dead. "So, yeah. I mean, we'll see what happens". "That's the beauty of the adaptation", responds Yeun. They don't want to be predictable and like to keep things fresh. (more...)
Ulis, Simmons, Kennedy earn honors on AP All-SEC team Ulis, Simmons, Kennedy earn honors on AP All-SEC team
- March 15, 2016

The Wildcats took down the Aggies in overtime, conceivably settling a debate - which team is better? - that has raged since A&M beat Kentucky in overtime last month. The 6-10 Simmons was brilliant in what was likely his only season at LSU. The Tigers also led the conference in scoring at 80.0 points a game. The Spartans were widely viewed as a top seed, and their win over Purdue in the Big Ten tournament final did nothing to hurt their resume. (more...)
Health Officials Urge Flu Vaccines Amid Increase in Flu Deaths Health Officials Urge Flu Vaccines Amid Increase in Flu Deaths
- March 08, 2016

A flu outbreak, which started in July last year and reached its peak last month, has led to more than 1,000 serious flu-related complication cases - the highest number of cases recorded in five years. we have come up with our standard recommendations [to limit visitors]". The Cook County Department of Public Health has noticed the increase. Patients are also screened for influenza symptoms in all departments when they first come in, she said . (more...)
Republicans Get Dirty at Insult-ridden Presidential Debate
- March 07, 2016

Trump called Rubio, "little Marco". "We're going to win Florida", he said . "Let me tell you something, Ted, the last person that Hillary Clinton wants to face is Donald Trump". While Cruz and Rubio never missed a chance to attack Trump, Kasich never missed a chance not to. "And, people say everywhere I go, 'You seem to be the adult on the stage'". (more...)
Samsung confirms price of Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in Thailand Samsung confirms price of Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in Thailand
- March 05, 2016

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge are not yet on the market, but an early adopter may have discovered a small glitch in the devices' IP 68 rated water resistance. Both support fast- and WPC/PMA wireless charging, and use Micro-USB rather than USB-C. Sprint Corp. (NYSE:S) and AT&T Inc. Water is one thing, but chlorine, salt, and other fun things found in various types of water can wreak havoc on electrical components, and the last thing you want is corrosion of your charging contacts, ... (more...)