Health


Lighting the way to improve mental health

Sometimes people - especially young people - struggling with mental health concerns, develop habits and behaviors that increase the risk of developing mental illnesses, and these habits and behaviors could be signs of mental health problems themselves.


Uncooked fish can come with a nasty parasitical worm, doctors warn

Uncooked fish can come with a nasty parasitical worm, doctors warn

And it was this that had been causing the man "severe epigastric pain, vomiting and low-grade fever" and "moderate abdominal tenderness" for about a week, the doctors wrote. Atlantic salmon and sea trout caught at sea or in rivers are also known to be at risk of being infected with the same species of parasite. Doctors said the growing popularity of sushi in the West is linked to a rise in parasitic infections.


Local NDP wins will test Clark's Island platform, says expert

Local NDP wins will test Clark's Island platform, says expert

Several ridings require recounts including one riding where the NDP, which placed second overall with 41 seats, leads by only nine votes. Sigurdson said he was not surprised at the close race, but was surprised to see voters in certain areas stick with the Liberals despite what he viewed as her failing on some promises, like delivering thousands of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) project jobs.



Warriors' Durant tells top prospects to skip combine

That tells you a lot about the significance of that (expletive). The Portland Trail Blazers had likely already made up their mind about taking Greg Oden first overall. Maybe you can get some sense against your vets. Essentially the entire league gathered under one roof to lay eye on a talented batch of prospects-the sentiment echoed around the gym was that there's even more variety of opinion than usual once you get past the top group of players (many of whom skipped the combine completely).


US nuclear site's collapsed tunnel may have gone unnoticed

US nuclear site's collapsed tunnel may have gone unnoticed

Employees at the Hanford Site plant were sent an alert by management telling them to take cover, "secure ventilation" and refrain from eating or drinking. Crews at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation started to fix part of a tunnel containing unsafe nuclear waste that collapsed on Tuesday. "This is a serious situation, and ensuring the safety of the workers and the community is the top priority", said Washington State Governor Jay Inslee in a statement on the day.


West Virginia reporter arrested after shouting questions at HHS secretary

West Virginia reporter arrested after shouting questions at HHS secretary

A West Virginia reporter was arrested Tuesday after yelling questions to Tom Price, the U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary. It also stated the journalist was "aggressively breaching secret service agents to the point where the agents were forced to remove him a couple of times ".