Medicina

Miss Vickie's jalapeno chips contaminated with Salmonella

Miss Vickie's jalapeno chips contaminated with Salmonella

No one has reported any illnesses associated with eating the recalled chips. No illness related to this matter has been confirmed to date. Salmonella is a bacterium that can cause diarrhea, fever and abdominal cramps. Any other products or flavors contained in these multipacks are not being recalled. Customers who have purchased these products should discard any unused portions and bring their purchase receipt to GIANT/MARTIN'S for a full refund. Consulte Mais Informação

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Patrick Hospital an 'A' for Safety, Bozeman Deaconess Receives a 'D'

Patrick Hospital an 'A' for Safety, Bozeman Deaconess Receives a 'D'

CHOMP improved its score over past year, when it received B's in both spring and fall of 2016. But with so many hospitals left un-ranked, the question remains - is Leapfrog a useful tool for prospective patients? Kaiser Foundation Hospital in Anaheim, received a "A" grade from The Leapfrog Group , an employer-backed nonprofit group focused on health care quality. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jovem de 17 anos que morreu com sarampo não estava vacinada

Jovem de 17 anos que morreu com sarampo não estava vacinada

Não estava vacinada e acabou por não resistir às complicações do seu estado de saúde. "A jovem não estava protegida do ponto de vista imunitário", disse o ministro, em resposta a uma pergunta sobre se a rapariga estava vacinada. "Mas não vamos temer uma epidemia de grande escala". A doença pode, no entanto, ser prevenida através da vacinação que é gratuita em Portugal. O diretor-geral da Saúde quis tranquilizar a população em geral, explicando que as elevadas taxas de vacinação em Portugal ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Kevin Durant goes through Warriors' shootaround on Saturday

Kevin Durant updated his fans on the status of his calf injury via YouTube last Thursday and explained why he had to sit out playing in Game 2. Portland Trail Blazers assistant coach David Vanterpool (right) instructs guard Damian Lillard (0) against the Golden State Warriors during the fourth quarter in game one of the first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs at Oracle Arena. Consulte Mais Informação

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Consumo diário de refrigerante diet aumenta risco de AVC, indica estudo

Consumo diário de refrigerante diet aumenta risco de AVC, indica estudo

Os dados apontam que as bebidas açucaradas artificialmente aumentam a possibilidade em 2,96% de causar um acidente vascular cerebral e mais 2,89% de desenvolver doença de Alzheimer. "O nosso estudo demonstra que precisamos de investir mais nesta área, dada a frequência com que as pessoas consomem bebidas artificiais", alerta Matthew Pase, investigador sénior do departamento de neurologia da Boston University School of Medicine, à NBC . Consulte Mais Informação

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Pennsylvania says it busted up fraudulent license plate ring

Pennsylvania says it busted up fraudulent license plate ring

PennDOT officials, who don't appear to have been complicit in the fraud, already have made changes based on the findings of the investigation so far, Shapiro said. The ring issued phony letters to PennDOT which enabled them to get clean titles on vehicles. This case will be prosecuted by Senior Deputy Attorney General Robert LaBar of the Attorney General's Insurance Fraud Section. Consulte Mais Informação

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Palaniswami faction forms panel to hold talks with OPS camp

Palaniswami faction forms panel to hold talks with OPS camp

Jayalalithaa. The decision was arrived at a meeting chaired by the chief minister at the AIADMK headquarters here which was attended by senior ministers and other leaders. The OPS faction is demanding that VK Sasikala, general secretary, who is in jail after being convicted in a disproportionate assets case and TTV Dinakaran, the deputy general secretary, and nephew of Sasikala, be expelled from the party. Consulte Mais Informação

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Canada introduces legislation to legalise marijuana

Canada introduces legislation to legalise marijuana

The federal legislation would allow Canadians to possess up to 30 grams of dried or fresh cannabis and sets the minimum age at 18. "Additional regulations in the proposed law spell out strict criminal penalties for those caught driving under the influence of marijuana, steps Canadian Attorney General Jody Wilson-Raybould said "[reflect] an evidence-based approach that will protect Canadians' public health and safety". Consulte Mais Informação

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