Another case of measles identified in King County05/21/2019 03:00The measles vaccine (MMR vaccine) is very safe and effective, and more than 99% of individuals who receive two doses of the vaccine develop immunity to measles.Existing research shows that 92.5 per cent of a population must be vaccinated against measles to protect the wider population through "herd immunity"...
Ric Flair Experiences 'Complications' -- Heart Surgery Rescheduled05/20/2019 06:38Flair entered into an Atlanta-area hospital earlier on Thursday, with TMZ initially reporting that he was rushed there in an emergency.According to TMZ Sports, there was much uncertainty clouding the WWE legend's condition, with the situation being described as "very serious". She said, "Ric's surgery has been postponed until Monday to address some complications that needed to be taken care of first"...
Eat Healthy, Exercise: WHO Issues New Guidelines on Reducing Dementia Risk05/17/2019 13:32Dementia is a persistent impairment of mental process marked by memory disorder, personality changes, and impaired reasoning.It also affects thinking, orientation, comprehension, calculation, learning capacity, language and judgement and results from a variety of diseases and injuries that affect the brain, such as Alzheimer's or stroke...
Prince William Shares a Mental Health Message Alongside Katy Perry05/15/2019 03:00Body Image: How we think and feel about our bodies - also found that just over one in three adults has felt depressed because of their body image, while 20% have felt "shame" because of their body image over the past year.Darren said: "Around ten years ago I had been going through some struggles in my personal life and was trying to support people around me when someone suggested that I look into this course called Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)"...
Iowa Officials Confirm 'Multiple Cases' of Dog Disease that Can Infect Humans05/14/2019 04:09However, some diseases can jump between dogs and humans, and one such illness was just confirmed in Iowa.State Veterinarian Jeff Kaisand on Friday issued a statement confirming multiple cases of the disease in dogs in central Iowa.The facility and its animals are in quarantine as the dogs undergo clinical testing...