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Health Care Cal Poly ranked highly in latest US News & World Report list
Author: 0 Cal Poly ranked highly in latest US News & World Report list

The University of South Carolina Upstate ranked No. 1 for best public Southern regional college and No. 1 among public Southern regional colleges for Top Performers on Social Mobility . The school's undergraduate business program improved six spots, moving to No. 38. "We are proud to be recognized by U.S. News as a top liberal arts college", said Wabash President Gregory Hess.

Health Care Podium Order For ABC Democratic Debate On Sept. 12
Author: 0 Podium Order For ABC Democratic Debate On Sept. 12

Back in July, 38% of voters were considering both Warren and Harris. It has become a habit to scold Democratic voters who say that electability is their standard in deciding whom to support for their party's presidential nomination. Biden, who was publicly accused by a number of ladies of undesirable touching earlier this 12 months, had the awkward encounter on Monday whereas courting voters at a Labor Day picnic placed on by organized labor in Cedar Rapids, Iowa .

Health Care Vegetarians may have higher risk of stroke, study says
Author: 0 Vegetarians may have higher risk of stroke, study says

The participants - who were grouped by meat-eaters (24,428), pescetarians (7,506), and vegetarians, including vegans (16,254) - had no history of CHD or stroke. Pescatarian diets are often similar to vegetarian diets , but with the inclusion of seafood like fish and shrimp. The report was published September 4 in the BMJ journal.

Health Care Two People Hospitalized In Stanislaus County With Vaping-Related Lung Injuries
Author: 0 Two People Hospitalized In Stanislaus County With Vaping-Related Lung Injuries

Upon testing, they found vitamin E acetate. That is a commonly available nutritional supplement not known to cause harm when taken as a vitamin supplement or applied to the skin. The officials say numerous reports involve e-cigarette products that contain THC , the mind-altering substance in marijuana . Authorities said they are not ruling out adulterants in nicotine vaping products.

Health Care Husband of missing mother arrested again
Author: 0 Husband of missing mother arrested again

Connecticut State Police arrested Dulos around 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 4, at his home in of Farmington, Connecticut. Once a press release has been generated and approved, we will send it out. A mother of five children aged eight to 13, Jennifer Dulos went missing on May 24 after dropping her kids off at school in New Canaan. She also admitted it did not smell like coffee.

Health Care Governor moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes in MI
Author: 0 Governor moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes in MI

Vaping products bought on the street may contain THC or other cannabinoids. "Our investigation has not yielded exactly what it is in this product", Thomas said. "It's no secret that elected officials have a history of being out-of-touch with youth, but I'm proud to now have a governor that pays attention to trends among our children and understands the danger this "vaping" epidemic poses".

Health Care Severe pulmonary disease associated with using e-cigarette products
Author: 0 Severe pulmonary disease associated with using e-cigarette products

Health officials in some states have said a number of people who got sick had vaped products containing THC, the compound that gives marijuana its high. Investigators are focusing on marijuana-derived THC in the Minnesota cases of teens and young adults who developed vaping-related lung illnesses this summer.

Health Care MI first to ban flavored vaping products
Author: 0 MI first to ban flavored vaping products

The governor said e-cigarette companies are only using sweet flavors to hook young people on nicotine, with potentially long-term harmful consequences. MI officials are investigating six such cases. "These bold steps will finally put an end to these irresponsible and deceptive practices and protect Michiganders' public health".

Health Care Marijuana e-cigarette tied to Oregon’s 1st suspected vaping death, officials say
Author: 0 Marijuana e-cigarette tied to Oregon’s 1st suspected vaping death, officials say

Additionally, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) has issued updated recommendations on vaping for the public. There is not a specific substance or e-cigarette product that has been identified to be linked to these lung disease cases, and available evidence does not now suggest an infectious disease caused the illnesses, the news release said.

Health Care Google pays $170m to settle YouTube child privacy claims
Author: 0 Google pays $170m to settle YouTube child privacy claims

In response, Google agreed to the record fine to resolve charges with the Federal Trade Commission and the attorney general of NY, which are set to announce their findings at a news conference in Washington. "Today's changes will allow us to better protect kids and families on YouTube", Wojcicki wrote in the blog, which acknowledged the rising chances that children are watching the site alone.

Health Care Soft drink consumption linked to risk of early death
Author: 0 Soft drink consumption linked to risk of early death

Dr Jonathan Pearson-Stuttard , Co-author of the study and Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Fellow from Imperial College London's School of Public Health said: "This study adds to the growing body of evidence that suggests possible negative associations between soft drinks and common causes of deaths such as heart disease and stroke".

Health Care Teenager Goes Deaf And Blind As A Result Of Junk Food Diet
Author: 0 Teenager Goes Deaf And Blind As A Result Of Junk Food Diet

They tried hard to introduce vegetables and fruit to his diet . The University of Bristol researchers who examined the case recommend clinicians consider nutritional optic neuropathy in any patients with unexplained vision symptoms and poor diet, regardless of BMI , to avoid permanent vision loss.

Health Care Cancer the top cause of death in high income nations
Author: 0 Cancer the top cause of death in high income nations

Cancer is now the leading cause of death in high-income countries, while cardiovascular disease is still the biggest killer in poorer nations. The diseases were responsible for 30 per cent of deaths in middle-income nations and 15 per cent in the poorer ones, the study claimed.

Health Care British Teenager Goes Blind After Only Eating Junk Food
Author: 0 British Teenager Goes Blind After Only Eating Junk Food

However, improving his diet proved hard. A year later, he developed hearing loss and, soon after, began complaining he was having problems seeing. He has always been skinny so we had no weight concerns. "His parents had tried everything they could. but he would not eat anything else so they felt they had no choice but to buy him chips ".

Author: 0 Hurricane Dorian's 200 miles per hour wind gusts the 'strongest' recorded in northwestern Bahamas

The only other is Hurricane Andrew in 1992. Category four Hurricane Dorian continues to strengthen, with sustained winds of 240 kilometres per hour, gusting to 296km/h - and it is not done yet. Much depends on the strength of the high-pressure area that has been pushing Dorian west, toward the northern Bahamas and Florida. The storm had been projected to reach Florida for Labor Day weekend, but current forecasts have it turning north Monday evening.

Health Care Mosquito Sample from Hammonton Tests Positive for West Nile Virus
Author: 0 Mosquito Sample from Hammonton Tests Positive for West Nile Virus

New positive samples of mosquitos infected with West Nile Virus has been discovered in Lakewood and Reseda, the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District reported Friday. Smptoms may include fever, headache, vomiting, muscle aches, joint pain, and fatigue. "Unlike the common cold which is easily transmitted, the West Nile virus can only be spread by mosquito bites, and there are easy steps to take to reduce your risk of getting bitten".

Health Care Fast React | Kirsten Gillibrand's campaign focused more on finger-pointing than policy
Author: 0 Fast React | Kirsten Gillibrand's campaign focused more on finger-pointing than policy

Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand is dropping out of the presidential race as a campaign that once looked poised to ride strong #MeToo credentials to formidability was instead plagued by low polling and major fundraising struggles. But Gillibrand has faced the most questions about being too quick to condemn him. "Women are asked to hold accountable their colleagues". "She is focused on electing more women and also uniting the party, so her voice is going to be really prominent and I think ...

Health Care Woman begins legal action after giving birth alone in prison cell
Author: 0 Woman begins legal action after giving birth alone in prison cell

Prior to going into labor, on July 30, Sanchez was examined and was told that she needed to receive immediate care if she "started having contractions if she had noticed any fluid leaking from her vagina", the lawsuit said. "We empathize with anyone who is in jail while pregnant including Ms. Sanchez". Newman says Sanchez also struggled with a heroin addiction, and that her client had informed jail officials that she was prescribed methadone to prevent withdrawal symptoms.

Health Care Bills releasing RB McCoy
Author: 0 Bills releasing RB McCoy

He is coming off his least productive season and proved to be the odd-man out after Buffalo restocked the position this off-season. McCoy was initially considered safe after Beane twice said he was still considered the starter. If the addition of still being a talented player isn't enough, then who knows what the Texans are thinking, but hopefully for the sake of the franchise it is good.

Health Care Ebola deaths in east DRC outbreak top 2,000
Author: 0 Ebola deaths in east DRC outbreak top 2,000

Ugandan authorities believe she did not have contact with any Ugandan. People coming from Congo have their temperature measured to screen for symptoms of Ebola, at the Mpondwe border crossing with Congo, in western Uganda. The number of overall cases rose to 3,004. Regarding the six recent cases from Mwenga health zone in South Kivu province, the WHO said all involve family members of one of the recent cases.

Health Care More vaping illnesses reported, many involving marijuana
Author: 0 More vaping illnesses reported, many involving marijuana

The health agencies reiterated that in some cases, patients acknowledged the use of e-cigarettes containing tetrahydrocannabinol, the psychoactive component of cannabis. "More information is needed to better understand whether there's a relationship between any specific products or substances and the reported illnesses".

Health Care Many Britons React With Anger Over Suspension Of Parliament
Author: 0 Many Britons React With Anger Over Suspension Of Parliament

The prime minister's move dominated the newspapers Thursday, with The Times saying Johnson had "pushed Britain to the brink of a constitutional crisis". As several protests were announced when parliament resumes on September 3, Corbyn said: "We will be back in parliament on Tuesday to challenge Boris Johnson on what I think is a smash-and-grab raid against our democracy".

Health Care Children get 'werewolf syndrome' after taking dodgy medicine
Author: 0 Children get 'werewolf syndrome' after taking dodgy medicine

An investigation by the Spanish health regulator (Aemps), found the batch of drugs they were given contained a substance normally used to treat alopecia (hair loss). Although the children will recover from the condition, one mother has said it has taken an emotional toll on her daughter. Angela Selles, a mother from Granada said her son, Uriel, was diagnosed at six-months old and was left with the "eyebrows of a grown man".

Health Care New Poll: Biden Sees Big Drop Among Dems As Warren, Sanders Rise
Author: 0 New Poll: Biden Sees Big Drop Among Dems As Warren, Sanders Rise

The latest Monmouth poll shows Sanders, of Vermont, and Warren, of MA, tied at 20% and Biden at 19% in the presidential preferences of registered Democrats and Democratic-leaning voters. The current survey was in the field from August 19 to 25, 2019. Sign up here to get a weekly email with all of VTDigger's reporting on politics. Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., and Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass .

Health Care IL patient's death may be first in USA tied to vaping
Author: 0 IL patient's death may be first in USA tied to vaping

The number of cases of people reported to IDPH who have used e-cigarettes or vaped and have been hospitalized with respiratory symptoms has doubled in the past week. Health care providers caring for patients with unexpected serious respiratory illness should ask about a history of vaping or e-cigarette use. Electronic cigarettes have been described as a less risky alternative to regular cigarettes and Public Health England maintain they are a highly effective tool to help people quit smoking.