Boy, 12, dies after two-day bout with flu

At first, seventh-grader Dylan Winnik only had fatigue and a runny nose, his stepfather, Mike Medwin, told WPTV. It can happen right in your neighborhood. Medwin has also started a GoFundMe benefiting a funeral and memorial expenses as well as supp... More..

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Flu season escalates in ME, as deaths rise and outbreaks reach schools
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Flu season escalates in ME, as deaths rise and outbreaks reach schools

The government doesn't track every flu case but comes up with estimates; one measure is how many people seek medical care for fever, cough, aches and other flu symptoms. Most people who get the flu get bette...More..

Free Flu Shots Available Statewide on Wednesday, Jan 31st
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Free Flu Shots Available Statewide on Wednesday, Jan 31st

Because of high flu numbers across the state, the Department of Health is offering free flu shots on January 31st at more than 55 Parish Health Units across the state. Matt Richardson, director of public health...More..

Glass of wine at home can drive children to binge drink
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Glass of wine at home can drive children to binge drink

Parents who think that giving alcohol to their teenage kids would reduce drinking-related risks could be wrong. Experts have said the study's findings "strongly refute" the current wisdom. Many parents be...More..

by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Halsey Associates Inc. CT Cuts Stake in Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Celgene Corp now has $81.35 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.03% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $62.14. 586.69 million shares or 2.23% less from 600.08 million shares in 2017Q2 were ...More..

Surviving the flu season
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Surviving the flu season

The peak of flu season can occur as late as March. "This has been a brutal flu season". Your body needs time to recover. "We encourage our parents, when they see symptoms in their children, to either keep the...More..

Mosquitoes Remember Threats And Avoid Them In Future
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Mosquitoes Remember Threats And Avoid Them In Future

While the insects have certain preferences for some people over others, they also swap hosts seasonally. Researchers have found that mosquitoes can learn to associate a particular odour with an unpleasant sen...More..

by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) stock recent close stands at $84.42

On the opposite end, shares have been trading 4.29% away from the 50-day low price. The stock decreased 0.08% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $59.06. Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider bu...More..

Earnings on the Doorstep For AbbVie Inc
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Earnings on the Doorstep For AbbVie Inc

It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. The stock of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) earned "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, April 7. Finally, Palisade Asset Management LLC grew its holdings in shares ...More..

Silva, South Carolina stop No. 20 Florida
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Silva, South Carolina stop No. 20 Florida

Silva had a two-handed power dunk and hit a face-up jumper in the final four minutes to help the Gamecocks (13-7, 4-4 Southeastern Conference) hold off the Gators, who had won eight of their previous nine. The ...More..

Karnataka bandh exposes Cong's 'Emergency mindset': Amit Shah
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Karnataka bandh exposes Cong's 'Emergency mindset': Amit Shah

Criticising BJP over its CM candidate for the upcoming elections in Karnataka, Siddaramaiah said Shah chose a man who was also a jailbird like him. Just telling lies won't help. "So if they have to reach you,...More..

YouTube to invest more than $5M to Creators for Change
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

YouTube to invest more than $5M to Creators for Change

When Paul found a dead body in a Japanese suicide forest , he called the resulting video "the most real vlog I have ever posted on this channel" and "a moment in YouTube history". "That was part of the p...More..

by | Friday, January 26, 2018

New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

National Bank Of America De invested in 3.02 million shares or 0.01% of the stock. It also reduced its holding in Crh Plc (NYSE:CRH) by 15,515 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 27,490 shares, and cut its s...More..

Advantus Capital Management Inc Raises Position in AbbVie Inc (ABBV)
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Advantus Capital Management Inc Raises Position in AbbVie Inc (ABBV)

Bridges Investment Counsel Inc sold 30,997 shares as the company's stock rose 6.17% with the market. The Trian Fund Management Lp holds 44.49 million shares with $2.40 billion value, up from 43.97 million last ...More..

Female Artists, Producers Underrepresented in Mainstream Music Biz
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Female Artists, Producers Underrepresented in Mainstream Music Biz

That's according to a study of that examined the gender balance among performers, songwriters and producers of top Billboard-charting songs during the past six years. Last year, 70.5% of popular bands and 94.9%...More..

Tammy Duckworth Is Pregnant, To Give Birth In Spring
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Tammy Duckworth Is Pregnant, To Give Birth In Spring

She had her first daughter, Abigail O'kalani Bowlsbey, with husband Bryan Bowlsbey in November 2014 after trying several different kinds of fertilization methods, with IVF eventually being successful. A few mon...More..

by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Research Analysts Offer Predictions for Paychex, Inc.'s Q1 2019 Earnings (PAYX)

The total amount of shares outstanding is 356.00 million, giving the company a market capitalization of about 24.81 billion. The stock increased 0.03% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $34.79. ...More..

Wike: PDP is the only hope for Nigeria
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Wike: PDP is the only hope for Nigeria

He noted that Buhari's government may be slow in taking critical decisions, but had done well in tackling corruption, recalling high level of graft in the 16 years that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ruled ...More..

Purple human hair dye leaves dog with severe burns
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Purple human hair dye leaves dog with severe burns

In a Tuesday night Facebook post, PCAS revealed what can happen if those toxic dyes are used on dogs. But still we waited. "She wasn't out of the woods but she was alert and freely offering kisses", Pinellas C...More..

Cuomo Order Allows Pharmacists To Give Flu Shots To Children
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Cuomo Order Allows Pharmacists To Give Flu Shots To Children

Sixty nine percent of the 332 people in the study who had a heart attack following a flu diagnosis had not gotten a flu shot, according to the study. Flu can cause swelling or inflammation in the coronary art...More..