Health Care

World Health Organization gets approval to use Ebola vaccine in DRC

In addition, an experimental ebola vaccine, which was developed during the 2014 to 2016 Ebola epidemic but was too late to make an impact, will be deployed by the World Health Organization in the DRC. Dr Tedros met with the President of DR Congo, Mr Joseph Kabila and the Minister of Health Dr Oly Ilunga Kalenga to review the steps taken so far and agree the way forward.

Four new Ebola cases recorded in north-west DRC

Sawyer, a Liberian-American, died at a local hospital and infected several health workers including Stella Ameyo Adedavoh, a doctor who defied orders to allow him to leave the hospital and saved Nigeria from a mass outbreak in the process. The aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres said it has a team in Bikoro that includes medics, water and sanitation experts and an epidemiologist. With this reappearance of the Ebola outbreak, the DRC is at its ninth Ebola outbreak since 1976.

Deadly E. coli outbreak tied to romaine spreads

Cell death triggers the body to send red blood cells to the kidneys, causing clots and kidney failure. Product from the Yuma growing region should no longer be on sale; however, individuals should check their refrigerators for romaine lettuce that may have been grown in the Yuma region.

'American Gods' Season 2 Starts Production, Is Set to Arrive in 2019

Oh, just hanging out with gods and mortals at the House on the Rock. Season 2 of " American Gods " will premiere sometime in 2019 on Starz . American Gods creator Neil Gaiman has officially announced the start of production on the second season of the critically-acclaimed show, which dropped its debut season a year ago to much acclaim.

'13 Reasons Why' Season 2 Premiere Date, Trailer Revealed

The trailer sees the title characters in freeze frame, surrounded by polaroids that may be from Hannah Baker herself, as suggested by the final polaroid that Clay Jensen reads which has the words, "The tapes were just the beginning" written on it.

Unsafe E.coli Outbreak In Romaine Intensifies

Forty-six people have been hospitalized, including 10 with kidney failure, which is an unusually high number of hospitalizations. No deaths have been reported in this outbreak. Harris said the farm's romaine season is over, and it is now growing grass. "This advice includes whole heads and hearts of romaine, chopped romaine, baby romaine, organic romaine, and salads and salad mixes containing romaine lettuce".

Parents of Alfie Evans appeal for supporters to step aside

Doctors have been unable to successfully diagnose Alfie Evans, but he is thought to have an incurable neurological condition. Steven Woolfe MEP, launching the campaign outside the Houses of Parliament today, said: " The cases of Charlie Gard , Aysha King , and now Alfie Evans, show a unsafe trend of public bodies depriving parents and families of the right to make decisions they believe are in the best interests of their children".

Hamas engineer killed in Malaysia 'mediated arms deals with North Korea'

Western and Middle Eastern intelligence officials speculate that Fadi al-Batsh, 34, the Gazan electrical engineer who was assassinated outside his apartment building in Gombak, a suburb of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Saturday, was involved in negotiating an arms deal with North Korea, the NY Times reported Thursday.

4th synthetic marijuana-related death reported in IL

It was determined that they were suffering from a chemical found in rat poison called brodifacoum, which prevents blood from clotting. Symptoms include coughing up blood, blood in the urine, bloody nose, bleeding gums, internal bleeding, and/or back pain near the kidneys.

Ijaw Youths Are Not Lazy: Iyc Replies Presidency

But, National Secretary of YYSA, Comrade Olawale Ajao in a statement made available to DAILY POST on Friday in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital while reacting to Buhari's outburst lamented that it is unfortunate that, "President Buhari is fond of giving a negative remark about Nigeria whenever he talks overseas".

Local, national average gas prices highest since 2015

The average American household is expected to pay about $200 more on gas in 2018 than in 2017, the U.S. Energy Information Administration projected . US crude production, meanwhile, was seen at 10.69 million barrels a day this year, down 0.1% from the previous forecast. The average price of a gallon of gas rose to $2.77 Thursday, up from $2.66 Monday, as refineries switch to the more expensive summer blend created to cut down on tailpipe emissions during driving season.

School Shooter Wants VICTIMS to Share His Inheritance — FLORIDA AFTERMATH

These modest amounts would hardly put a dent in his costly legal defense, though an annuity Cruz inherited may well be worth much more and has caught the court's attention. The bank account previously had $12,000, but he isn't sure where the remaining money went, he said. The judge is expected to rule on that by Friday, April 27.

Police Find AK-47 Replica, Detonators at Home of Muenster Attack Perpetrator

The vehicle, a grey VW van, crashed into pedestrians at the Kiepenkerl restaurant in Munster's main square on Saturday, as the city experienced an unusual flux of visitors due to high temperatures. "This was a disgusting and sad day for the people of Munster, all of Germany. and also the people of the Netherlands, who were sitting here and became victims", he said.

Eat up! Study finds pasta can aid weight loss

Now, pasta is also a part of a healthy diet because it includes fruits, vegetables, beans and other low-fat dairy foods. Instead, they discovered that numerous patients actually lost a little bit of weight, so they suggest that pasta could still be part of a healthy diet, even for those who want to lose weight .

Army confirms 25 killed in Plateau herders attack

The Plateau state government has declared a dusk to dawn curfew in Bassa Local Government Area of the state following a battle between suspected Fulani herdsmen and security operatives at Dung Kasa, Rafiki and Dutse Kura communities in the local government.

Seamer Mohammed Shami's contract put on hold by BCCI in wake…

Shami on Wednesday had taken to his social media pages to deny allegations made by his wife. "I confronted him but he threatened me and dared me to do whatever I wanted". Married to Shami since 2014, Hasin Jahan claimed that the bowler is having several extra-marital affairs simultaneously. When asked what her next course of action will be, she said that she will "take legal action" against the fast bowler.

Security increased at UH Ahuja Fertility Center after egg, embryo freezer malfunction

Women and families choose to freeze their eggs or embryos for a number of reasons to try and have a baby at a later date. It is exacerbated by the fact that the only way to determine if the specimens are viable is to thaw them, Liu told the Plain Dealer .

Richard Spencer supporter arrested for pointing gun at protesters

Michigan State Police say they initially planned to keep the two groups separated, but protestors had migrated from their original location to a lot where attendees were parking. MSU originally denied Spencer's request to speak on campus. She says there's too much "hate and fear". Spencer's group sued and both sides agreed to let Spencer speak inside the pavilion after being ordered to mediation by a federal judge.

Police report: Dalton High School suspect 'may be delusional'

One student sustained an ankle injury from running, but no others were hurt. You can see the boarded up window where Dalton police say Davidson fired a single shot out the window and then barricaded himself in the classroom. Dade County Sheriff's Sgt. Chad Payne told the Times Free Press on Friday that officers later turned over the rifles to Davidson's wife. This comes a few days after President Trump suggested arming teachers, to protect students against school shooters.