• Hospital workers need flu shots
Hospital workers need flu shots

Ann Garvey of the Iowa Department of Public Health says a central Iowa man over 81years of age is the state's first confirmed flu death this season. Uninsured individuals can expect to pay $25 for a regular dose flu shot and $55 for a high dose vaccine for those who are ages 65 or older.

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  • A or F? See What Grade Your Hospital Got in New Report
A or F? See What Grade Your Hospital Got in New Report

No hospitals in Washington D.C. earned an "A". The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade assigns A, B, C, D and F grades to more than 2,600 USA hospitals twice per year. Numerous 15 hospitals that received F grades treat a high proportion of low-income patients with complex healthcare needs. CT hospitals rank 30th nationwide when it comes to avoidin...

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  • WWE Releases Emma, Summer Rae & Darren Young
WWE Releases Emma, Summer Rae & Darren Young

If you haven't heard by now, the creator of the Women's Revolution has been released from WWE - as Emma has been handed her walking papers by the company. There hasn't been much word on what led to her release, Pro Wrestling Sheet's Ryan Satin reported . WWE attempted to re-boot Young by attaching him to WWE Hall of Famer, Darren Young ...

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  • Katie Taylor expected to defend her crown in Dublin next year
Katie Taylor expected to defend her crown in Dublin next year

Taylor then had the former champion down after a devastating left hand to the body left the former champion grimacing on the canvas. "I caught her with a couple of right hands, she kept coming and coming, thankfully I was prepared and ready for that tough ten round battle".

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  • Jim McElwain addresses his job security after loss to Georgia
Jim McElwain addresses his job security after loss to Georgia

Earlier in the week, McElwain claimed that he and his family have received death threats from disgruntled fans. According to a report by ESPN.com, those allegations could prove troublesome for McElwain when it comes to his future at Florida.

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  • Facebook's Workplace Chat app now available for Windows users
Facebook's Workplace Chat app now available for Windows users

Facebook has expanded its Workplace enterprise suite with the launch of a real-time desktop comms offering called Workplace Chat . In a bit of trumpet-blowing accompanying the release of this software, Facebook noted that some 30,000 organizations are now using Workplace across the globe, and that number has doubled since April.

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  • Trump slams 'unhinged' billionaire Steyer after impeachment ad
Trump slams 'unhinged' billionaire Steyer after impeachment ad

The 60-year-old billionaire investor last week started a $10 million " Need to Impeach " initiative calling on Americans to urge their members of Congress to vote Trump out of office. President Trump had some harsh words for the extreme left billionaire, including calling him "wacky" and "totally unhinged". The 60-second television ad has been r...

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  • Oklahoma City team plane damaged in flight from MSP
Oklahoma City team plane damaged in flight from MSP

The Thunder lost to Minnesota Timberwolves 119-116 on Friday night. "We had a rough flight to say the least", Adams tweeted . A spokesperson for Delta Airlines said the charter flight "likely encountered a bird while on descent into Chicago " and that maintenance was evaluating the plane and the incident.

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  • People Leave Their Job Yearly Due To Poor Mental Health
People Leave Their Job Yearly Due To Poor Mental Health

She went on to explain that every Thursday she'd have to take the afternoon off and spoke to her boss. The exercise involved screenings, blood pressure test, mental health assessment surrounding anxiety, depression, alcoholism and a mental health talk.

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  • Regular marijuana use linked to having more sex
Regular marijuana use linked to having more sex

People who smoke marijuana regularly definitely need to be wary of the many effects weed may have on their bodies . The researchers analyzed responses provided by more than 50,000 Americans aged 25 to 45. According to the findings of a recent study, people who use cannabis on a regular basis end to have more sex. However, others have al...

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  • Trump's Declaration On Opioid Abuse Lacks Federal Funding
Trump's Declaration On Opioid Abuse Lacks Federal Funding

Trump made similar comments during his speech on the opioid crisis at the White House Thursday. The President said that previous year at least 64,000 Americans died from overdoses - the leading cause of unintentional deaths in the USA "by far".

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  • Video of nurse singing to cancer patient goes viral
Video of nurse singing to cancer patient goes viral

The video was posted on Facebook by Smith's daughter and has since been viewed more than 3 million times. "Neufelder would sing to her every day during her stay to keep her smiling despite her declining health" said the patient's daughter, Meghan Smith.

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  • South African tourists warned about Plague in Madagascar
South African tourists warned about Plague in Madagascar

Cases of the bubonic plague have also been reported, which is less contagious and is caused by bites from fleas. There are three forms of plague infection: pneumoic plague, septicaemic plague and bubonic plague, the most common form.

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  • Popular baby food products test positive for arsenic, BPA, lead
Popular baby food products test positive for arsenic, BPA, lead

The chemicals found in baby food and formula can affect babies' development, including fine motor skills and cognition, pediatrician and toxicologist at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas Jennifer Lowry said, USA Today reported . The nonprofit's executive director added that rice-based baby foods like snack puffs had the highest levels of arsenic...

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  • Rajinikanth is finally back as Chitti in new 2.0 new poster
Rajinikanth is finally back as Chitti in new 2.0 new poster

He said the film just follows the Hollywood format in depicting the scale and the vision. "He has performed very well, and you can see a very different Akshay Kumar in the film", said Shankar. He also added that Thalaivar's guts and instincts worked for him. Academy Award-winning composer A.R. Rahman said there are three songs in the film.

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  • Free flu shots October 26th in Tustin and Westminster
Free flu shots October 26th in Tustin and Westminster

The HSE has urged people who are in at-risk groups to get vaccinated against influenza as quickly as possible as the flu season commences, especially as the vaccine can take up to two weeks to start working. Although this uptake rate is the same as the 2015-2016 flu season, it remains less than the World Health Organisation target of 75 per cent. ...

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  • Clinton lawyer picked up funding Trump dossier after Republicans stepped away
Clinton lawyer picked up funding Trump dossier after Republicans stepped away

The letter was filed with the court on Tuesday. Fallon said he couldn't speak for how much Clinton knew about her campaign's dealings with Steele, but he noted that "opposition research happens all the time " during elections, and the dossier was already commissioned ahead of time .

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  • DHEC urges you to get flu vaccine
DHEC urges you to get flu vaccine

Also, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends a yearly flu vaccine as the best protection against seasonal flu viruses. Over a six-month period last season, more than 1,600 Albertans were hospitalized with the flu and up to 64 Albertans died.

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  • Cambridge genome aces help identify new breast cancer threats
Cambridge genome aces help identify new breast cancer threats

Professor Chenevix-Trench said a greater understanding of a particular woman's risk of developing breast cancer could help to change the age at which she was offered mammogram screening. "These findings add significantly to our understanding of the inherited basis of breast cancer as well as identifying new genetic variants, we have also confirmed ...

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  • Prabhas Birthday Gift, Saaho First Look Poster is Out!
Prabhas Birthday Gift, Saaho First Look Poster is Out!

The film, which is being shot in both Telugu and Hindi, is being written and directed by Sujeeth . Not only this, she also took time out to write a heart-warming birthday post for the Saaho actor on Instagram. In fact, Anushka had a surprise for Prabhas on his 38th birthday. In the first look , we can see that the actor Prabhas is walking o...

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