Health


Contact lenses users should be aware of eye infections

More than 1 in 4 reports mentioned contact lens habits that are known to increase the chance of getting an infection. The patients in those injuries said they either had a scarred cornea, needed a corneal transplant or suffered a reduction in vision.


Dallas County Confirms 21st, 22nd Cases of West Nile of 2016

Dallas County Confirms 21st, 22nd Cases of West Nile of 2016

The human case of West Nile virus in suburban Cook County has been confirmed by the Cook County Department of Public Health. Last year, Maricopa County had 62 West Nile cases with two deaths. "Mosquito bites are itchy and annoying but they can have other consequences as well". "The most effective way to avoid this potentially fatal disease is to prevent mosquito bites", says Dr.



Toppsfield's Abbey D'Agostino: Olympic Hero

In that moment, D'Agostino's knee buckled beneath her, a sign she was injured in the fall. D'Agostino couldn't keep going, though. D'Agostino limped her way to the finish, where Hamblin was waiting for her. We have to finish this'. Both runners were ultimately given exemptions that allowed them to advance, as exiting as a result of a nasty fall would be far too cruel.


Communist group members in Milwaukee to 'support revolution'

Communist group members in Milwaukee to 'support revolution'

Milwaukee County is shutting down one of the protest sites, Sherman Park, from 6pm Monday until 6 a.m. Tuesday. It's in the custody of the state Justice Department, which is leading the investigation into the shooting. Officers used an armored vehicle to retrieve the man and took him to a hospital. "If this is one of their precautions, we should support that and get with it because whatever it takes to keep them safe, we should be all for it", said one parent.


Florida Zika cases rise to 25 as back-to-school day nears

Florida Zika cases rise to 25 as back-to-school day nears

As of July 28, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was monitoring 479 pregnant women in the United States for whom there was laboratory evidence of a Zika infection, regardless of whether they had displayed symptoms such as fever, rash or joint pain.


Hugh Grant fails to recognise co-star Renee Zellweger

Hugh Grant fails to recognise co-star Renee Zellweger

Hugh Grant attends the premiere of " Florence Foster Jenkins " at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, in NY. "Who is the one second from the right, because I've never seen her before in my life?", Grant said while referring to the " Jerry Maguire " actress' photo.