Month: August 2018

Aug 31 2018

ADHD diagnosis and familiarity are on the rise, new study shows

A new finding that one in 10 school-aged children has ADHD isn’t all bad news for Minnesota mental health experts, who say it suggests that more undiagnosed children are getting identified, and that the condition is more accepted and less a target for shame and ridicule. Presenters who go to high schools on behalf of […]

Aug 31 2018

Trump Administration's Move to Cut Aid to Palestinian Refugees Is Denounced

Trump Administration’s Move to Cut Aid to Palestinian Refugees Is Denounced ImagePalestinian schoolgirls at a school run by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency in Gaza City this week.CreditCreditMohammed Salem/Reuters By Edward Wong Aug. 31, 2018 WASHINGTON — The Trump administration’s decision to end American funding to a United Nations agency that provides assistance […]

Aug 31 2018

Apple Loop: iPhone XS Launch Confirmed Sept 12, New iPhone SE 2 Leaks, Apple's Scared Approach

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes the launch date of the new iPhone XS models, major leak of the iPhone XS features and promotional images, why is Apple scared to take risks, how 5G will increase your cost, iPhone SE2 details, new concept for the […]

Aug 31 2018

Saints cut veteran receivers Michael Floyd, Brandon Tate; put Shane Vereen on IR

6:30 PM ET METAIRIE, La. — The New Orleans Saints released veteran receivers Michael Floyd and Brandon Tate on Friday, and they placed veteran running back Shane Vereen on injured reserve. The Saints also released defensive end Hau’oli Kikaha, a former second-round pick, as they began paring their roster down to 53 players. Vereen suffered […]

Aug 31 2018

How Could a Diabetes Drug Cause Severe Genital Infections?

[unable to retrieve full-text content] How Could a Diabetes Drug Cause Severe Genital Infections?  Live Science FDA Warns of Serious Genital Infection With Diabetes Meds  WebMD Dangerous genital infection linked to common diabetes meds, FDA warns  CBS News FDA warns of serious genital infection linked to certain diabetes drugs  Fox News Full coverage Source link

Aug 31 2018

Aretha Franklin's funeral: Ariana Grande, Bill Clinton, Chaka Khan, Jennifer Hudson, Stevie Wonder pay tribute

Maria Puente USA TODAY Published 10:42 p.m. UTC Aug 31, 2018 Friday’s funeral service for Aretha Franklin at Detroit’s Greater Grace Temple brings her week of tributes to a close with a live-streamed, all-day, music-studded ceremony. It was a service filled with music, prayers, reflections and emotions from a parade of boldfaced names, from presidents to pastors. […]

Aug 31 2018

FDA Warns of Dangers of Liquid Nitrogen in Food, Drinks

FRIDAY, Aug. 31, 2018 (HealthDay News) — You risk serious injury if you consume or handle food and drink products where liquid nitrogen is added just before consumption, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned Friday. These products — which have names such as “Dragon’s Breath,” “Heaven’s Breath” and “nitro puff” — are available in […]

Aug 31 2018

Saints roster cuts: Hau'oli Kikaha, Brandon Tate, Michael Floyd among players let go

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Saints roster cuts: Hau’oli Kikaha, Brandon Tate, Michael Floyd among players let go  The Advocate Report: Saints cut Michael Floyd  247Sports New Orleans Saints roster tracker: Live updates as team cuts down to 53  NOLA.com Full coverage Source link

Aug 31 2018

The FDA Warns That Certain Type 2 Diabetes Meds Have Been Linked to a Rare Genital Infection

“It’s kind of like a fire: You have to get ahead of it.” More All medications come with the potential for side effects. But not all side effects are equally serious. Occasional headaches? Eh, not the worst. A rare flesh-eating bacterial infection on your genitals? A bit more worrying. Unfortunately, people who take a certain […]

Aug 31 2018

Apple launches repair program for defective iPhone 8 logic boards

Apple quietly announced the launch of a free repair program for the iPhone 8 this afternoon, revealing that a “very small percentage” of units need replacement logic boards due to a manufacturing defect. The logic board is essentially the main printed circuit board of a computing device, containing the CPU, device memory, and other integral […]