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Medicine Does Your Dog Have the Flu? Here Are the Symptoms
Author: 0 Does Your Dog Have the Flu? Here Are the Symptoms

Another reason for the bad flu season is because more than 90 percent of reported flu cases involve the H3N2 strain; one of the most hard flu strains to prevent. "We want to stress there is a rise in the last several weeks nationwide, and we want folks to get vaccinated if possible", said Patrick Boyd, spokesperson for the Florida Department of Health in Citrus County.

Medicine Pelicans C reportedly out for season with torn Achilles tendon
Author: 0 Pelicans C reportedly out for season with torn Achilles tendon

Cousins suffered the injury with approximately 12 seconds left in the game. Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry confirmed the injury after the game, saying the severity wouldn't be known until an MRI is performed Saturday. While going for a rebound off a missed free throw in the fourth quarter, Cousins came up limping. "The way we've been playing, and him in particular, has been awesome".

Medicine South Texas Sees Uptick in Zika Birth Defects
Author: 0 South Texas Sees Uptick in Zika Birth Defects

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control shows birth defects linked to the Zika virus have increased in the US where the virus spread locally, including the Rio Grande Valley. According to experts, the findings indicate that the repurposed drug can effectively protect and rescue neural cells infected by the Zika virus and it blocked transmission of the virus to mouse fetuses.

Medicine Mosquitoes Remember Threats And Avoid Them In Future
Author: 0 Mosquitoes Remember Threats And Avoid Them In Future

For the mechanical shock component of the research, the scientists used a machine that mimicked the effects that a mosquito would experience when being swatted. The researchers also glued mosquitoes to a custom 3D-printed holder that allowed the insects to still fly in place while the activity of neurons in the olfactory center of their brains was recorded.

Medicine Dog almost dies from severe burns after being dyed purple
Author: 0 Dog almost dies from severe burns after being dyed purple

She was immediately given fluids, pain medication and bandages, but those at the shelter didn't think she'd survive. Staff were not sure if Violet would make it through the night, but after going home with one of the vets, she was a little better the next day.

Medicine Department of Health advises public to get flu shot
Author: 0 Department of Health advises public to get flu shot

For the 2017-18 flu season, 67 people have died in the state . But Owensboro Health officials say they're seeing more flu cases this season, with more than 480 so far this month, which is higher than their past peak of more than 470 last February.

Medicine Karnataka Braces For Shutdown Today Over Mahadayi Water Dispute: 10 Facts
Author: 0 Karnataka Braces For Shutdown Today Over Mahadayi Water Dispute: 10 Facts

Just telling lies wont help. "From this land of Mysuru , the land of goddess Chamundeshwari, my only appeal to the people of Karnataka is to root out corrupt, malicious and oppressive Siddaramaiah government", Shah said . Earlier, speaking to reporters Yeddyurappa said the Mysuru public meeting addressed by Amit Shah was a success despite the bandh on the Mahdayi issue sponsored by the ruling Congress party.

Medicine Flu Epidemic: NY pharmacies can give kids flu shot
Author: 0 Flu Epidemic: NY pharmacies can give kids flu shot

To stem the rise in flu cases, hospitals across North Carolina are restricting access to visitors 12 and under. Animal experts say there have been intense flare ups of the dog flu in a several states including here in Ohio. "We started seeing increased flu activity earlier than usual this year and flu continues to circulate at very high levels", Dr. Tom Safranek, state epidemiologist for DHHS, said.

Medicine European Union court rejects refugee sexuality tests
Author: 0 European Union court rejects refugee sexuality tests

The man appealed the decision and the case was referred to the European Court of Justice . It found that the impact of sexuality tests were "disproportionate", adding that "such interference is particularly serious because it is meant to give an insight into the most intimate aspects of the asylum seeker's life".

Medicine Florida Men Exchange 12 Rounds At Intersection, None Injured
Author: 0 Florida Men Exchange 12 Rounds At Intersection, None Injured

The shooting happened around noon Monday. The dashcam footage shows a silver Lexus pulling up between lines and firing shots out the drivers side window. Deputies are still looking for the person in the silver vehicle. Police are now asking for any information that could lead to the arrest of the other suspect, James Harris, who was driving the Lexus with Florida tag HVRG69, according to the ECSO Facebook page.

Medicine Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) Earns
Author: 0 Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) Earns "Buy" Rating from Stifel Nicolaus

Alaska Air Group has increased its dividend payment by an average of 33.9% per year over the last three years and has raised its dividend annually for the last 4 consecutive years. Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 selling transactions for $408,160 activity. HARRISON ANDREW R had sold 2,350 shares worth $202,167.

Medicine USPS delivers opioids from China with simple gross sales
Author: 0 USPS delivers opioids from China with simple gross sales

Postal Service, largely purchased online from illicit manufacturing operations in China, reports CBS News. A year-long study conducted by Senate investigators has revealed that Chinese distributors are routinely, and successfully, utilizing freight options when delivering drugs such as fentanyl to American buyers.

Medicine Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, tri-series ODI, live cricket score
Author: 0 Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, tri-series ODI, live cricket score

Lakmal was the pick of the bowlers with three wickets, while Chameera, Thisara and Lakshan Sandakan chipped in with two wickets apiece. Gunathilaka and Tharanga looked in a hurry to finish the match off quickly, hitting four fours and five sixes between them to reach their target with consummate ease and confirm Sri Lanka's place in the tri-series final, with Zimbabwe missing out.

Medicine Shutdown across K'taka hits normal life
Author: 0 Shutdown across K'taka hits normal life

A state-wide bandh disrupted life across different parts of Karnataka on Thursday as pro-Kannada outfits demand Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in the inter-state Mahadayi River water row with Goa . The bandh is backed by members of KCVP like Vatal Nagaraj who hope to seek Modi's help in resolving the issue. As the rally was scheduled to take place at 2:30 pm but it started from 4 pm.

Medicine Bandh call evokes lukewarm response in other parts of Karnataka
Author: 0 Bandh call evokes lukewarm response in other parts of Karnataka

However, Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) and Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) have made a decision to operate buses as usual. Also, they are getting the support from many other groups for protest. However, numerous places would be safe as well from the protest. However, the statewide bandh has postponed the Parivartan rally of BJP national president by one and a half hour.

Medicine Curcumin Shown to Improve Memory
Author: 0 Curcumin Shown to Improve Memory

The results concluded that turmeric is one of the best spices and it has various health benefits. It also has been suggested as a possible reason that senior citizens in India, where curcumin is a dietary staple, have a lower prevalence of Alzheimer's disease and better cognitive performance.

Medicine Number of flu-related deaths in SC rises to 46
Author: 0 Number of flu-related deaths in SC rises to 46

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control says officials do not know when flu season will peak, but until the virus is brought under control, doctors will continue to see serious cases of the illness and potentially more deaths.

Medicine Cuomo allows pharmacists to give flu vaccinations to kids
Author: 0 Cuomo allows pharmacists to give flu vaccinations to kids

The Department of Health reported the number of lab-confirmed influenza cases last week was 6,083, an increase of more than 50 percent from the week before. And for the last six weeks, the flu has been geographically widespread across the state. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends you start taking antivirals within two days of having flu symptoms.