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Medicaid loss could cause 30000 residents to be evicted in Louisiana

Medicaid loss could cause 30000 residents to be evicted in Louisiana

It will be up to the nursing and group homes to notify residents if they are being removed from the facilities. The regulatory process to make the cuts began this week. The four programs are optional programs under Medicaid that the state doesn't have to provide to maintain its status as Medicaid provider, said Jay Dardenne, commissioner of the Division of Administration.


IMD: Strong winds coming for Delhi

IMD: Strong winds coming for Delhi

Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Haryana , Chandigarh and Delhi are also expected to face the nature's fury over the next two days. Gusty winds hit Ajmer, Jaipur, Sikar and nearby areas in the morning leaving trees uprooted and sign boards damaged.


Asylum seekers don't get 'free ticket,' Goodale says

Asylum seekers don't get 'free ticket,' Goodale says

More than 20,000 people applied for asylum previous year, and more than 5,000 applied in the first three months of 2018. Goodale said when asylum seekers are found in Canada they are issued a conditional removal order and need to prove they need protection from the Canadian government.


Prostate cancer screening: the decision is up to you

Prostate cancer screening: the decision is up to you

Whether to get screened for prostate cancer is a question that men aged 55 to 69 should decide themselves in consultation with their doctors, according to finalized guidance issued Tuesday by an influential panel of healthcare experts. Prostate cancer is one of the most common types of cancer that affects men. For men aged 70 years and older, USPSTF discourages prostate cancer screening, because it has shown no benefit on prostate cancer-related death rates in this age group.


Fayose's Candidate, Eleka emerges PDP Candidate for Ekiti Guber Election

Fayose's Candidate, Eleka emerges PDP Candidate for Ekiti Guber Election

Olusola, the incumbent deputy governor of Ekiti, is the preferred aspirant of Ayodele Fayose, governor of the state. He charged them to note the pre- primary understanding that there will be no victor or loser but contestants all. Whoever emerges on Friday will face Olusola in the election. Our only concern is hoodlums from the other parties, but they will not have access to the venue.


Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce spreads to Florida

Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce spreads to Florida

One person died in California. This is the largest such outbreak in the U.S.in a dozen years. Of the 129 of those 149 who have been interviewed, 64, or 50%, have been hospitalized because they are so sick. While most strains of the bacteria E. coli are harmless, others can cause serious illness. Three people needed to be treated at the hospital. Classic symptoms of E.