• Woman's heart attack symptoms differ from a man
Woman's heart attack symptoms differ from a man

Compared to men, women tend to be undertreated and are less likely to participate in cardiac rehab after a heart attack . "When they do present to the emergency department, it is important for these symptoms to be triaged appropriately as potential heart problems", Mehta said.

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  • What we know: Biotrial clinical trial tragedy
What we know: Biotrial clinical trial tragedy

Speaking to reporters, France's Health Minister Marisol Touraine said "an incident of exceptional gravity happened during a phase 1 clinical trial in Rennes ... On the other hand, the pharmaceutical company responsible is now working with authorities to determine the specific cause of the tragedy knowing that the desired effect of the drug is to ...

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  • Are Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth Engaged, Again?
Are Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth Engaged, Again?

Cyrus posted an Instagram photo earlier this week of herself wearing a diamond ring that looked like the engagement ring Liam gave her in 2012. The couple reunited over the New Year holiday after a two-year split, and as the two are said to have rekindled their romance, a new report claims that they are living together now, too.

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  • Dogs Are Increasingly Getting Infected with Canine Influenza in 24 US States
Dogs Are Increasingly Getting Infected with Canine Influenza in 24 US States

If you immediately notice any signs or symptoms, you must take your pet dog to the veterinarian for treatment and proper diagnosis. Though, it is very common for vets to deal with dog flu during the cold season, the numbers of dogs that have been diagnosed in the last month have increased.

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  • CDC expands list of countries for Zika virus
CDC expands list of countries for Zika virus

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has advised pregnant women to reconsider travel to Brazil and 21 other countries with Zika outbreaks. The Zika virus is spread through mosquito bites from Aedes aegypti and the CDC is investigating whether it is also spread by Aedes albopictus. "While we have not detected any case of Zika v...

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  • Oh God, Another Strain Of Bird Flu Discovered
Oh God, Another Strain Of Bird Flu Discovered

Depopulation efforts were initially hampered by extremely cold temperatures, which froze water sources. All affected barns will then undergo a thorough cleaning and disinfection before farmers can restock.

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  • Dole Salad Related Listeria Outbreak Leaves 12 Hospitalized and One Dead
Dole Salad Related Listeria Outbreak Leaves 12 Hospitalized and One Dead

This recall applies to all products manufactured from the Dole facility located in Springfield, Ohio. Consumers can identify the salads by the letter "A" at the beginning of the manufacturing code on the packages. Symptoms include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headaches and neck stiffness. It also can cause miscarriage,...

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  • Another Strain Of Bird Flu Discovered
Another Strain Of Bird Flu Discovered

Myers. "I have been saying that bird flu would return, and it was a matter of "when" not "if", said Agriculture Secretary Joe Bartenfelder in an MDA news release. So far outbreaks have been reported in Dubois County only, but the surveillance area has now been expanded to include parts of Crawford, Davies, Martin, and Orange counties.

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  • 5 hospitalized in fatal drug trial recovering, 1 sent home
5 hospitalized in fatal drug trial recovering, 1 sent home

The first volunteer was taken to the neurology department at a hospital in Rennes three days later beginning treatment with the higher dose. One died on Sunday after being rendered brain dead.

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  • Formerly Conjoined Twin Finally Heads Home after Spending Year at Florida Hospital
Formerly Conjoined Twin Finally Heads Home after Spending Year at Florida Hospital

The twins were born in December, 2014. While Conner's brother Carter recently weighed in at 16 pounds, the mother of the two boys, Michelle Brantley, claims they're both doing just fine. Poulos and Robie, in collaboration with Nemours Children's Clinic, Jacksonville's pediatric anesthesiologists, and a dedicated surgical professional team for eac...

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  • Sam Smith defends comments on racism after Twitter backlash
Sam Smith defends comments on racism after Twitter backlash

Sam Smith wants to be a white knight and "shine some sort of light" on racism. He also seemed to shed more light on his own "hurt" and "upset" rather than that of the victim's. Stars including Jada Pinkett Smith, Don Cheadle and Spike Lee have spoken out against the lack of diversity, prompting President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sc...

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  • Emma Watson shares moving tribute to costar Alan Rickman
Emma Watson shares moving tribute to costar Alan Rickman

They were 12. I have also recently returned from NY, and while I was there, I saw Daniel singing and dancing (brilliantly) on Broadway. He was not just a great actor but was a classically-trained stage star who was usually seen in sensual screen villain in the " Harry Potter " besides other films.

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  • USA deploys newly minted bird flu plan to protect humans, poultry
USA deploys newly minted bird flu plan to protect humans, poultry

The new strain found in the United States, like these previous viruses, is considered highly pathogenic, meaning it is especially deadly to poultry .

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  • Zika Virus Spreads to 20 Latin American Countries
Zika Virus Spreads to 20 Latin American Countries

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday repeated its recommendation that pregnant women avoid travel to affected countries until more can be learned about whether it can affect unborn babies. Brazilian officials say they're convinced of a link. "We were very lucky. My son was born before this", said Fatima Mejia, who took ...

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  • Vietnam's Communist Party meets to pick nation's new leaders
Vietnam's Communist Party meets to pick nation's new leaders

Mr. Dung, who is known to be a charismatic prime minister and favors close ties with the United States is up against a conservative apparatchik Mr. Trong. Leaders will have to come up with a plan to meet requirements of new trade pacts with the European Union, South Korea and the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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  • Health officials: 3 New Yorkers test positive for Zika virus
Health officials: 3 New Yorkers test positive for Zika virus

He also expects the CDC to continue to expand the list of nations as the virus continues to spread. SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) - Health officials say they're trying to determine if an unusual jump in cases of a rare nerve condition sometimes severe enough to cause paralysis is related to the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus in at l...

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  • World Health Organization confirms second new Ebola case in Sierra Leone
World Health Organization confirms second new Ebola case in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone health ministry spokesman Sidi Yahyah Tunis also confirmed the new case, saying the aunt had helped wash Jalloh's body to prepare it for an Islamic burial. Authorities allowed the family of the deceased to hold the ceremony before discovering she had died from Ebola , which she apparently contracted in neighboring Guinea, CNN report...

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  • More chickens ordered killed in Indiana bird-flu outbreak
More chickens ordered killed in Indiana bird-flu outbreak

Hundreds of thousands of turkeys believed to be infected with bird flu are being euthanized in Dubois County. "We are hopeful that as we respond very quickly to this virus that we can get it contained and hopefully not see an extensive outbreak like we did a year ago", said T.J.

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  • Microcephaly birth defect rate surged after Zika outbreak in Brazil
Microcephaly birth defect rate surged after Zika outbreak in Brazil

There's no specific treatment; infected people aren't contagious. The Zika virus is transmitted by Aedes species mosquitoes, which also spread dengue and chikungunya viruses. Dr. Antonio Bandeira, an infectologist with the Couto Maia Hospital in the northeastern city of Salvador, said that during last year's rainy season, when a Zika outbreak...

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  • CDC Links Listeria Outbreak to Dole Foods Ohio Facility
CDC Links Listeria Outbreak to Dole Foods Ohio Facility

The CDC said it received reports of the listeria outbreak from Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, starting July 5. Officials from CDC announced today they have been investigating the six-state outbreak since September 2015. Symptoms include fever and muscle aches, sometimes preceded by diarrhea or other gas...

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