Health

Sunoco fined $12M, but allowed to resume work on Pa. pipeline

Sunoco fined $12M, but allowed to resume work on Pa. pipeline

In its statement on Thursday ending the shutdown, the agency said it had taken steps since then to ensure that the remaining construction would comply with permits and with environmental law. The order contained detailed facts and findings related to the violations, and 21 specified performance obligations. Sunoco also submitted numerous exhibits with additional information required by the Order.


Acne Can Increase the Risk for Depression

Acne Can Increase the Risk for Depression

People with acne are at substantially higher risk for depression in the first years after the condition appears, a new study reports. It is vital, then, that doctors monitor the moods of their patients with acne and follow up with appropriate treatment and therapies for depression, and seek the opinion and consultation of a psychiatrist if needed, the researchers stressed.


Myanmar Forces and Buddhist Villagers Torched Rohingya Homes, then Killed

Myanmar Forces and Buddhist Villagers Torched Rohingya Homes, then Killed

More than 680,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees have fled Buddhist-majority Myanmar into neighboring Bangladesh since August 2017, bringing with them stories of mass murder and destruction at the hands of the country's military. British Labour Party lawmaker Rosena Allin-Khan told BBC's Newsnight that the Reuters report was consistent with accounts she had heard while working as a doctor at Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh a year ago.


Woman puts Petri dish under bathroom dryer, breaks the Internet

Woman puts Petri dish under bathroom dryer, breaks the Internet

DO NOT EVER dry your hands in those things again", she said. Those responding to Ward's post - which was shared more than 544,000 times - were shocked by what they saw. The image shows a Petri dish with several things growing quite large in it after just 48 hours. With that being said, however, Tetro says that any surface has the ability to carry bacteria and fungal spores, so this shouldn't be a surprise.


Bournemouth and Poole Hospitals meet targets on A&E waiting times

Bournemouth and Poole Hospitals meet targets on A&E waiting times

Almost 7000 patients were seen within four hours or less out of a total of 7,500 people who attended the Bournemouth's A&E department. The figure would have been much worse had Theresa May not announced a mass cancellation of routine treatments in England to ease pressure .


CDC warns flu season may not have peaked

CDC warns flu season may not have peaked

CDC researchers noted there may be the potential for several more weeks of elevated influenza activity, and it is only week 11. So, Schuchat said, it's still not too late to get vaccinated. Flu infection rates are rising higher than those in any year since 2009, when the swine flu pandemic hit the country, according to the CDC. "There is a lot of fear and alarm about this flu season", Schuchat said.