UN's Ebola mission should be closed once battle won: Ban Reuters BAMAKO (Reuters) - The United Nations mission to fight Ebola should be wound down quickly once the battle is won, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said on Saturday during his first tour of countries stricken with the virus. The U.N. emergency Ebola ..
Flatlined. Dr. Oz Advice Gets Fact-Checked As Bogus The News Ledge Want some solid health advice? It is best to take what you hear on the Dr. Oz with a healthy grain of salt. Not too much salt, you have to watch sodium levels and all. A study in this week's BMJ looked at all the medical advice dispensed by the show, and found ..
CDC: Listeria Outbreak In 10 States Linked To Caramel Apples CBS Local ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has linked the recent listeria outbreak occurring across the country to pre-packaged caramel apples, Live Science reports. The outbreak has infected 28 people and is also ..
Howe's family reports rapid improvement Boston Herald DETROIT — Gordie Howe's family says the hockey great has made a dramatic improvement after he participated in a stem cell clinical trial. The 86-year-old Howe had a serious stroke in late October, but in a statement released through the Detroit Red Wings ..
How hugs can help fight the flu NEWS.com.au WE know that hugs make us feel warm and fuzzy inside. And this feeling, it turns out, could actually ward off stress and protect the immune system, according to new research from Carnegie Mellon University. It's a well-known fact that stress can weaken the ..
Medicare penalizing 12 Miss hospitals with 1 percent cuts San Francisco Chronicle HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Medicare is shaving payments to 12 Mississippi hospitals because too many patients come down with preventable new ailments while being treated for something else. The hospitals are among 721 nationwide losing 1 percent ..