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Health Care Big-Money Donors Like Buttigieg, Harris, Biden
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The roster for the debate is nearly exactly the same as the first debate in Miami, though Montana Gov. Steve Bullock replaced U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., after he dropped out of the race. Bullock publicly complained about the DNC before the first debate, arguing that he was being penalized for doing his job as governor of Montana, something that kept him from announcing a 2020 bid earlier.

Health Care Ebola spread to east Congo's Goma massively raises risk - United Nations
Author: 0 Ebola spread to east Congo's Goma massively raises risk - United Nations

The person with the confirmed case is a pastor who had been in the town of Butembo, said the press release by the health ministry. The head of the World Health Organization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus , said the development was so worrying that he was reconvening the agency's emergency committee as soon as possible "to assess the threat of this development".

Health Care Federal appeals court questions legality of Obamacare insurance mandate
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In Texas, drug manufacturers will be required to disclose when a drug's wholesale acquisition cost increases 15 percent or more compared to the previous year or 40 percent or more over the past three calendar years. Sen. John Cornyn , R-Texas, bristled at the onslaught of Democratic attacks. Thanks to the Trump administration's inept handling of the health care policy, a radical swing in the make up of the Supreme Court and the GOP's limitless desire to rollback social policies, Collins ...

Health Care British boys to be offered HPV vaccine at school
Author: 0 British boys to be offered HPV vaccine at school

From September, boys aged 12 and 13 will also be given the jab at school. The jab protects against human papillomavirus, which causes many throat cancer, and anal cancers. In a statement , she added: "This universal programme offers us the opportunity to make HPV-related diseases a thing of the past and build on the success of the girls' programme".

Health Care Kamala Harris Raises $12M in Second Quarter
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Harris , however, told reporters "we do not agree", pointing to his past criticism of busing, and said she was surprised Biden was caught off-guard by her debate stage criticism. Since the debate moment, Harris and her campaign have struggled to explain her own position on busing to desegregate schools today. Biden said he wants to triple funding for low-income schools and make preschool accessible from the age of three.

Health Care 45% of Democrats say Biden has the best chance of defeating Trump
Author: 0 45% of Democrats say Biden has the best chance of defeating Trump

The 54-year-old Californian Senator has also become the candidate from whom 30 percent of the Democratic voters want to hear. As the frontrunner with a double-digit lead in polls over the rest of the 24 Democrats vying for the 2020 presidential nomination, Biden had come into the debate wearing a large target on his back, and was prepared to be attacked on this issue.

Health Care Pig ears in MI may have Salmonella
Author: 0 Pig ears in MI may have Salmonella

Samples of the treats from those two retailers tested positive for salmonella at an MDARD lab. Samples of bagged and individually wrapped pig ears from other retail stores, however, tested negative for the bacteria. Iowa was the hardest-hit, with 12 cases, followed by MI with seven, and NY with six. The affected states are California, North Dakota, Kansas, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois, New York, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Indiana, Michigan, and SC.

Health Care West Nile Virus confirmed, found in horses in Iowa
Author: 0 West Nile Virus confirmed, found in horses in Iowa

The health department recommends that people take precautions to avoid mosquito bites by taking measures such as using bug spray and wearing protective clothing, and using screens on doors and windows to keep mosquitoes outside. "Controlling New Jersey's mosquito population is a major part of protecting our public health", DEP Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe said in a release .

Health Care Kamala Harris backs single-payer health care, then backtracks
Author: 0 Kamala Harris backs single-payer health care, then backtracks

But the next day, speaking on MSNBC's Morning Joe , Harris backtracked and said she only supports Sanders' single-payer, government-run insurance plan, but not the elimination of private insurance. By Friday morning, however, she was insisting she misheard the question. Kamala Harris has had trouble with the question of whether she would retain a role for private insurance in a " Medicare for All " system.

Health Care Pelosi: Trump's threatened deportations are not 'civilized'
Author: 0 Pelosi: Trump's threatened deportations are not 'civilized'

Congress plans to leave Washington in a few days for a weeklong July 4 recess. "Because this bill does not provide adequate funding to meet the current crisis, and because it contains partisan provisions created to hamstring the Administration's border enforcement efforts, the Administration opposes its passage", the letter reads, according to a copy obtained by The Associated Press.

Health Care DRC Child carries Ebola virus into Uganda
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The statement added that there were two new confirmed cases of Ebola including a grandmother, 50, and 3-year-old brother to the deceased. A hygienist is seen inside an Ebola Treatment Centre run by The Alliance for International Medical Action (ALIMA) on 12 August 2018, in Beni.

Health Care Gillibrand wallops de Blasio for president in latest poll
Author: 0 Gillibrand wallops de Blasio for president in latest poll

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg , whose quiet, Midwestern approach and profile as 37-year-old Afghanistan veteran and married gay man has captured some Iowans' attention, also not so subtly challenged the idea that Mr Biden's experience made him the best party standard bearer.

Health Care Texas couple’s death in Fiji prompts global investigation
Author: 0 Texas couple’s death in Fiji prompts global investigation

Calanag said he wanted the CDC to confirm how they perished and " tell Americans and other people that these are the issues you're going to face if you have to travel to Fiji". It's believed the couple from Fort Worth had been planning their "amazing vacation" to Fiji for quite some time, leaving behind their two-year-old son and a daughter from David Paul's previous relationship with family in the USA for the two week trip.

Health Care Burger King spoofs McDonalds with
Author: 0 Burger King spoofs McDonalds with "not-so-Happy" meals

Although the Real Meal may appear to be a snarky toward its rival, Burger King didn't present it that way. "By using its internationally-known reputation to discuss the importance of mental health , Burger King is bringing much-needed awareness to this important and critical discussion - and letting its customers know that it's OK to not be OK".

Health Care Is Vermont Prepared For A Measles Outbreak?
Author: 0 Is Vermont Prepared For A Measles Outbreak?

A series of measles cases in the United States has led to fear and uncertainty in some communities, as well as quarantines at sea and at universities . If you have travelled and fallen unwell with fever and body rash, it is important to inform your healthcare professional of your travel history. I know I was vaccinated.

Health Care Scientology Command Ship, The 'Freewinds,' Quarantined Over Measles Outbreak
Author: 0 Scientology Command Ship, The 'Freewinds,' Quarantined Over Measles Outbreak

On its website , the Church of Scientology describes the Freewinds as a floating "religious retreat ministering the most advanced level of spiritual counseling in the Scientology religion". According to officials, the ship is scheduled to leave port before midnight on May 3. The vessel's home port is Curaçao, a Dutch Caribbean island, but it sails under a Panamanian flag, according to MarineVessels.com .

Health Care Worldwide travelers warned to make sure measles vaccinations up to date
Author: 0 Worldwide travelers warned to make sure measles vaccinations up to date

Following implementation of the one-dose measles vaccine program, there was a "rapid and significant reduction" in reported cases in the United States through the 1980s, the CDC said . So what are the symptoms of the measles? People should be vigilant for the signs and symptoms of measles - fever, cough, runny nose and sore red eyes.

Health Care Hundreds Of People At 2 LA Universities Quarantined Because Of Measles Exposure
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He says fewer than 50 students and faculty members have isolated themselves at their houses off campus while officials determine if they've been vaccinated or have immunity . In response to outbreaks, lawmakers in states like California, Washington state and OR are moving to crack down on exemptions to vaccinating children, which have drawn emotional protests.

Health Care CDC: U.S. measles cases reach highest level in almost 20 years
Author: 0 CDC: U.S. measles cases reach highest level in almost 20 years

The measles vaccines are among the most extensively studied medical products we have, and their safety has been firmly established over many years in some of the largest vaccine studies ever undertaken". She said: "One thing is certain though: A single person with measles will be able to infect 90 other people who are not immune". The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says so far this year, 626 cases have been reported.

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