Archive For The “Medical” Category

Trump blocks U.S. aid for even providing abortion information

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Trump blocks U.S. aid for even providing abortion information

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has approved Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance, a plan to implement President Donald Trump’s January 23 executive order reinstating the “Mexico City policy”.Under Trump, the rule is being rebranded as the Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance policy and will extend to Department of Defense programs, as well as…

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United Kingdom working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

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United Kingdom working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

An unprecedented “ransomware” cyberattack that has already hit tens of thousands of victims in 150 countries could wreak even more havoc Monday as people return to their desks and power up their computers at the start of the work week.Officials across the globe scrambled over the weekend to catch the culprits behind a massive ransomware…

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Mexican reporter and narco-expert killed in Sinaloa – 5th journalist this year

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Mexican reporter and narco-expert killed in Sinaloa – 5th journalist this year

Valdez is the fifth journalist to be murdered in Mexico in just over two months, and the second high-profile reporter to be slain in the country this decade after Regina Martinez Perez, who was killed in 2012. He founded RioDoce in 2003, which has won several awards.Police later found his auto abandoned a few streets…

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Nurses to stage ‘summer of protests’ over pay

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Nurses to stage ‘summer of protests’ over pay

Another ballot would have to be held before any action takes place.The RCN warned that low levels of pay are partly responsible for tens of thousands of unfilled nursing positions in the NHS.Mr Farron said the Lib Dems would scrap the existing public sector pay cap, which limits pay rises for workers to 1% per…

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Employer responsibilities around mental health in the workplace

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Employer responsibilities around mental health in the workplace

Whether you are struggling with a mental illness, an addiction or family problems, having the appropriate person on your team is essential to your mental health.Make an effort to meet with friends face to face – you may find that cutting down on your social media time leaves a temporary void so arrange to see…

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Fireworks cache explodes in Mexico, killing at least 12

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Fireworks cache explodes in Mexico, killing at least 12

At least 14 people, including five children, have died in a fireworks explosion in Mexico, according to local officials.The blast struck Monday night in San Isidro, a remote farming village of some 40 houses in central Puebla state, the regional government said.An explosion at a fireworks warehouse killed 14 people, all but three of them…

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Coulter’s Berkeley speech canceled, police prep for violence

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Coulter’s Berkeley speech canceled, police prep for violence

Ann Coulter says schools like the University of California, Berkeley, are trying to silence conservative speech.Pranav says that the statement by Dirks was correct, and that in his opinion the University acted in good faith in their attempt to facilitate the event.The University of California at Berkeley was girding for potentially violent protests on campus…

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Meghan Markle cheers on Prince Harry at polo match

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Meghan Markle cheers on Prince Harry at polo match

The prince and his American girlfriend Meghan Markle were caught on camera embracing and hugging for the first time Sunday at a charity polo match.Prince Harry takes part in the annual Audi Polo Challenge as Meghan Markle cheers him on from the sidelines.The duo teamed up Sunday during the second day of playing at the…

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Relay For Life Remember 5K set for June 24

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Relay For Life Remember 5K set for June 24

All of the funds raised from the event will go toward the American Cancer Society’s goals of providing funds and raising awareness to help save lives.Relay gives everyone in the community a chance to help save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays.Last year’s relay raised approximately $150,000 as almost one…

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Innovation stops women dying from severe blood loss after childbirth

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Innovation stops women dying from severe blood loss after childbirth

Numerous causes are preventable, and of these, blood loss is the biggest contributor, killing roughly 100,000 women after they give birth every year.Now it is one of the medications available for women with heavy periods, and is used in different types of surgery to prevent excessive blood loss. According to the researchers, death due to…

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