Health

Another flu death in Monroe Co. as cases continue to rise

Another flu death in Monroe Co. as cases continue to rise

Flu-related deaths are required to be reported to the Health Department but they can not discuss the specifics of the case. Pediatric flu concerns: why is the flu killing kids? "We're continuing to urge Marylanders to get their flu shots, stay home from work if they are sick, and practice other preventative measures to stop the spread of flu".


Girl Scout sells cookies outside marijuana shop, may have broken rules

Girl Scout sells cookies outside marijuana shop, may have broken rules

There is an event in each county or city so that one adult per Girl Scout troop can pick up their cookies. Bushan said Girl Scouts can only sell cookies on "walk-abouts" in neighborhoods. Starting Sunday, potential customers all over Colorado will be seeing Girl Scouts selling at their door or at the doors of their favorite stores. And as a former scout and the mother of a former scout, this is what I love about the Girl Scouts.


2 children die of the flu in New York City

2 children die of the flu in New York City

Bassett said that people who are sick with the flu or flu-like symptoms should stay home, noting they are likely covered by sick leave as required by the city's Paid Sick Leave Act. The podcast identified who is at risk to contract the flu and whether you can get sick from the flu shot. "There are plenty of young, healthy people who died from the flu", he said.


Obasanjo's statement: Gov. Okorocha tells Buhari what to do

Obasanjo's statement: Gov. Okorocha tells Buhari what to do

The president "ordered that all "procuring authorities shall give preference to Nigerian companies and firms in the award of contracts, in line with the Public Procurement Act 2007", the presidency said in a statement circulated on Monday. Babangida, who annulled the June 12 presidential election in 1993, said he had unfettered access to Buhari and could meet him in person without resorting to any open letter.


Refs Uphold Corey Clement Catch For Controversial Touchdown

Refs Uphold Corey Clement Catch For Controversial Touchdown

One of the topics of discussion in the interview was Clement's 22-yard touchdown catch in the back of the end zone in the third quarter, which turned out to be not only one of the biggest plays of the game, but also one of the most controversial .


E-cigarettes should be on sale in hospital shops, health body says

E-cigarettes should be on sale in hospital shops, health body says

Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine have found that adolescents who are not susceptible to smoking cigarettes and who thought e-cigarettes were less harmful were more likely to use e-cigarettes. "The strongest case for that is psychiatric hospitals because [these patients] have got the highest prevalence of smoking and the highest levels of smoking related harm".