2745 Articles Matching "control"

CDC to screen at three US airports for signs of new virus from China

Jan 18, 2020 , CNN Health
More than 100 staffers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are being deployed to three US airports to check passengers arriving from Wuhan, China, for fever and other symptoms of a mysterious new virus that's killed two and infected dozens in China, the CDC announced Friday....
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Weight Control Drug Belviq May Raise Cancer Risk: FDA

Jan 18, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Weight Control Drug Belviq May Raise Cancer Risk: FDACategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/16/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/17/2020 12:00:00...
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Supreme Court to hear Trump appeal in Obamacare contraception fight

Jan 18, 2020 , Reuters
The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday took up an appeal by President Donald Trump's administration seeking to enforce new federal rules allowing employers to obtain religious exemptions from an Obamacare requirement that health insurance that they provide to employees pays for women's birth control....
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Flu Shot a Mismatch for Main Strain, Season Far From Over: CDC

Jan 17, 2020 , RxList
Influenza is still going strong in the United States and isn't expected to slow down for at least several more weeks, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
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US adults who binge drink are drinking even more, study says

Jan 17, 2020 , CNN Health
Adults in the United States who binge drink are consuming even more alcohol per binging episode, according to a new study published Thursday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....
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Warren y Klobuchar dicen que pueden bajar precios de medicamentos sin ayuda del Congreso

Jan 16, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Ambas senadoras han patrocinado sus propios proyectos de ley para controlar el aumento vertiginoso de los precios de las drogas recetadas. El Congreso no ha hecho mucho por solucionar este...
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Good News for People with Persistent Anxiety

Jan 15, 2020 , WebMD
People with generalized anxiety disorder worry excessively for long periods, and most days they struggle to control their discomfort, according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of...
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New York drug distributor exits opioids after admitting role in crisis

Jan 15, 2020 , Reuters
A New York company that was the first drug distributor to face U.S. felony charges for its role in fueling the opioid crisis said on Tuesday it will stop distributing controlled pharmaceuticals, which include opioids....
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US flu activity fell last week, but it's too early to say the worst is over

Jan 11, 2020 , CNN Health
Flu activity in the United States went down last week, but that doesn't mean the season has peaked and the worst is behind us, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday....
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Texas 15-year-old's death is youngest vaping lung injury fatality in the United States

Jan 10, 2020 , CNN Health
Vaping-related lung injuries have caused 57 confirmed deaths in 27 states and the District of Columbia, including the youngest victim yet at 15 years old, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday....
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Twitter To Allow Users To Better Control Conversations On Their Tweets In Effort To Curb Rampant Harassment

Jan 10, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
“We want to help people feel safe participating in the conversation on Twitter by giving them more control over the conversations they start,” the San Francisco-based company said in a...
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Lifestyle changes may combat a dementia that strikes people in their 40s and 50s

Jan 08, 2020 , CNN Health
A group of dementias which strike between ages 40 and 65 and rob a person's ability to control their impulsese may be slowed by an active physical and mental lifestyle, says a new study....
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GOP Sen. Grassley turns to House Speaker Pelosi for help selling his bipartisan drug pricing bill

Jan 08, 2020 , CNBC Health
Grassley says he wants to persuade Pelosi to support his health-care bill, which he argues is the only one that can pass the GOP-controlled...
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Longer Looks: The Root Of The Opioid Crisis; Mind Control Startups; Transgender Soldiers; And More

Jan 04, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN finds interesting reads from around the...
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Democrats ask U.S. Supreme Court to save Obamacare

Jan 04, 2020 , Reuters
The Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives and 20 Democratic-led states asked the Supreme Court on Friday to declare that the landmark Obamacare healthcare law does not violate the U.S. Constitution as lower courts have found in a lawsuit brought by Republican-led states....
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Health Tip: Is Worrying Out of Control?

Jan 03, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Is Worrying Out of Control?Category: Health NewsCreated: 1/2/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/2/2020 12:00:00...
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Flu Rates Rising, Pediatric Deaths Double Compared to 2018: CDC

Jan 01, 2020 , RxList
The proportion of outpatient visits for influenzalike illness rose from 3.9% to 5.1% during the week ending December 21 in the United States ? 8 weeks earlier than last season, when it peaked at 5.1% during the week ending February 16 (week 7), according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
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Samoa ends measles state of emergency as infection rate slows

Dec 29, 2019 , Reuters
The South Pacific island nation of Samoa has lifted a six week-state of emergency after the infection rate from a measles outbreak that has swept the country started to come under control....
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Flu Season Worsens Early, More Deaths Reported

Dec 26, 2019 , RxList
Influenza has spread across the entire United States during the week ending December 14 (week 50), worsening several weeks earlier than last year, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
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The vaping black market is hiding in plain sight

Dec 25, 2019 , CNN Health
Even in a state where it's legal to buy, sell and use recreational cannabis, the California Bureau of Cannabis Control (CBCC) says there are still unlicensed and illegal stores operating openly -- selling untested, potentially dangerous products, including THC vaping cartridges....
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