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6 hrs ago | The Independent

Josephine Dickinson: 'A cochlear implant helped me to discover a new world of sound'

After going deaf as a child, musician and poet Josephine Dickinson made do with a hearing aid for five decades.


Related Topix: Audiology, Medicine, Health, Arts, Poetry

11 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

Healthy tips for students' return to school

The start of a new school year brings excitement. Hartselle City Schools' lead nurse, Jean Marie Davis, said a health challenge for parents starts with the Blue Card.


Related Topix: Hartselle, AL, Health

11 hrs ago | Dundalk Eagle

New vaccination requirements in effect for Maryland school students

One often-overlooked item to take care of: making sure students have all of the vaccinations required to attend school in the fall.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Mumps, Hepatitis, Medicine, Baltimore County, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

14 hrs ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Immunizations required for southern Nevada students

Children who may need vaccines are kindergartners and 7th graders. Kindergartners need boosters for tetanus and polio.


Related Topix: Mumps, Health

15 hrs ago | US Pharmacist

Infection in Kidney Transplantation

ABSTRACT: Patients are faced with various infections following kidney transplantation.


Related Topix: Kidney Cancer, Health, Medicine, Urinary Tract Infections, Infectious Diseases, Mumps, Influenza

Tue Aug 19, 2014

7 types of bad bosses and how you can deal with them

There is no use avoiding them as you will eventually cross paths with them; if not once like chicken pox, intermittently and repeatedly like the flu.


Related Topix: Health

Alamogordo Daily News

ICE resumes deportations from FLETC

ALBUQUERQUE >> Federal authorities said this week that they resumed deporting immigrants housed at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia after a quarantine stemming from a few cases of chickenpox was lifted.


Related Topix: Albuquerque, NM, Artesia, NM, Immigration Reform, Health, Susana Martinez, US Governors


Immunizations can prevent or mitigate symptoms of shingles

LAS CRUCES >> A couple of hours after she went hiking in the Dona Ana Mountains in December of 2012, Emily Chaddock began to feel an itch around her spine.


Related Topix: Medicine, Shingles, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Vaccinations

NC Department of Health & Human Services

It's Back to School Time: Make Sure Vaccinations Are on Your Back to School To-Do List

August not only marks the beginning of school in North Carolina, but it is also recognized as National Immunization Awareness Month.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, North Carolina Government, North Carolina, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Healthcare Industry

Washington Times

ICE resumes deportations from New Mexico center

Immigration authorities say deportations of detainees at a temporary New Mexico center have resumed after the quarantine over chickenpox recently was lifted.


Related Topix: Health

Start of the school year a good reminder for parents to keep children's vaccines current,...

The sight of kids, backpacks and school buses in mid-August may not feel right, but state health officials are using the back-to-school season to remind parents to get their children vaccinated .


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mumps, Ohio

Hospitality Net

You Can't Make a Diagnosis Over the Phone - The Life of a Hotel Doctor | By Mike Oppenheim, M.D.

But I can. Doctors do it all the time. I'd estimate my accuracy at ninety percent.


Related Topix: Health, Heart Attack

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Daily Herald

Add Vaccinations to Your Back-To-School Checklist

As children start heading back to school, the Lake County Health Department/Community Health Center is reminding parents to include immunizations on their back-to-school checklists, whether their children are heading for elementary school, high school or college.


Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Mumps

Door Reminder


Ah, back-to-school. The yearly ritual is just a few weeks away. In preparation for the big "first day," parents are rounding up mounds of school Remember health when planning for back-to-school Ah, back-to-school.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Pediatrics, Medicine

Business Wire

Childrena s Hospital Los Angeles Doctors Offer 10 Back to School Tips for 2014-15 School Year

As a parent, this check list may seem familiar to you. It is a clear indication that back-to-school season is here and that means preparing your child for the school year as best as you can.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Family, Kids

Sun Aug 17, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

New school year, new immunization rules in D.C. region

Children are lining up for back-to-school shots. And in Maryland and Virginia, their parents are running of time to make sure they meet some new immunization rules.


Related Topix: Virginia, Vaccinations, Health, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Daily Press & Argus

Courthouse clock tower, downtown Howell Photo by Alan Ward / Daily Press & Argus

The Livingston County Department of Public Health holds walk-in immunization clinics from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays and from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month at the health department, 2300 E. Grand River Ave. in Genoa Township.


Related Topix: Livingston County, MI, Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Autism, Hepatitis, Medicine

Holtville Tribune

Who should get the shingles vaccine?

Whether they've had shingles or not, adults age 60 and older should get the shingles vaccine , according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention .


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Daily Kos

This week in science: that's our story and we're sticking to it

Keep in mind, the original impetus for the anti-vaccine movement was concern over child-brain development and substances found in common vaccines given to kids.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Family, Kids, Autism, US News, Liberal Political News

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Infection Control Today

10 Things to Know About Ebola

The current outbreak of Ebola virus disease is the deadliest on record but it is important to understand key elements of this virus.


Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Health