Not Found

The requested URL /jquery-1.6.3.min.js was not found on this server.

US life expectancy falls, as many kinds of death increase

This Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 photo shows a room inside a funeral home in Saginaw, Mich. According to a study by the government released on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, life expectancy in the United States has fallen for the first time in more than 20 years. (Katy Kildee/The Saginaw News - MLive.com via AP)NEW YORK (AP) — A decades-long trend of rising life expectancy in the U.S. could be ending: It declined last year and it is no better than it was four years ago.

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS
Read User's Comments0

Malaria Helped Kill Off Roman Empire: Study

Malaria Helped Kill Off Roman Empire: StudyThe find confirms the infectious disease's existence in ancient times and puts an approximate age on the scourge.

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS
Read User's Comments0

What You Need to Know About Bird Flu

What You Need to Know About Bird FluIt's flu season, and not just for humans: multiple strains of avian influenza (aka bird flu) virus have emerged and are crisscrossing the globe right now.  So far, it's mostly birds (and poultry …

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS
Read User's Comments0

No, pregnant women getting the flu shot doesn’t cause autism

Moms-to-be who worry that getting their annual flu shot — or, worse, coming down with the…

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS
Read User's Comments0

If your kid is sick, think twice before getting antibiotics

Kids who take a round of antibiotics face a higher risk of developing an antibiotic-resistant…

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS
Read User's Comments0

Tips For Staying Healthy During Your Holiday Travels

The holiday season is widely considered to be one of the best times. However, if you get sick, it could also be the worst time.

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS
Read User's Comments0

U.S. Government Has Paid Out More Than $25 Million So Far This Year For SIRVA, Severe Shoulder Injuries From Vaccines

U.S. Government Has Paid Out More Than $25 Million So Far This Year For SIRVA, Severe Shoulder Injuries From VaccinesThe National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program has paid out over $25 million in damages to victims of serious shoulder injuries related to vaccine administration in the United States so far this year, according to WSOC-TV. Over 220 people have been compensated so far in 2016 for SIRVA — shoulder injury related to vaccine administration —… Read more » U.S. Government Has Paid Out More Than $25 Million So Far This Year For SIRVA, Severe Shoulder Injuries From Vaccines is an article from: The Inquisitr News

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS
Read User's Comments0

Simple phones help volunteers stamp out polio

Simple phones help volunteers stamp out polioFrom CNET Magazine: Thousands of Lady Health Workers in Pakistan face resistance, fear — and the Taliban — as they try to eradicate the crippling virus.

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS
Read User's Comments0

Shingles vaccination not at goal levels for U.S. seniors

By Madeline Kennedy (Reuters Health) – Just one in five people over age 60 in the U.S. have been vaccinated against a painful eruption of herpes zoster, also known as shingles, despite recommendations that all of them should get the shot. Shingles is caused by the same virus as chicken pox, which remains dormant in the body and can reactivate in times of stress or when the immune system is weakened. After age 80, half of adults have had shingles.

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS
Read User's Comments0

Don’t touch anything without gloves this holiday season — not even soap

This flu season is expected to be a particularly nasty one, so beware of germs lurking in some surprising places.

  • Digg
  • Del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • RSS
Read User's Comments0