Illness Closes All Schools in Colorado District11/22/2019 04:00Mesa County Valley School District 51 has closed all of its 47 schools through Thanksgiving break due to the spread of two contagious stomach viruses among student and staff.School District 51 says they have chose to close all schools this Thursday and Friday because of the recent rise in illness across the Grand Valley...
Samoa shuts schools, declares emergency as measles kills 611/21/2019 04:00Declaring a state of emergency, the government said plans for compulsory measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) immunisations would be published on Monday.Samoa has declared a state of emergency after several deaths linked to a measles outbreak, closing schools and placing restrictions on public gatherings...
Antibiotic resistance: The silent pandemic11/21/2019 04:00Governmental institutions, professional and patient organisations, country representatives and media will come together to discuss the current situation regarding antibiotic resistance and the actions taken to address them by all stakeholders.The European average is 19.8 doses, while Netherlands residents are the most "antibiotic resistant" nation - at just 9...
Donald Trump 'demanded' Ukraine investigate rival: White House official11/20/2019 04:00In a round of follow-up questions, Democratic counsel Daniel Goldman asked Kurt Volker, the former USA special envoy to Ukraine, about his view of US efforts to get Ukraine to start investigations into 2016 election interference and the Ukrainian energy company Burisma.A White House official told impeachment investigators on Tuesday that President Donald Trump's request that Ukraine investigate a political rival was an improper demand as he fended off Republican efforts to cast doubt on his competence and loyalty to the United States...
Vaping apps go up in smoke on Apple’s App Store11/20/2019 04:00Apple has taken away all apps related to vaping from its App Store, referring to warnings from health experts who consider vaping as "a youth epidemic" and "a public health crisis".Apple cited evidence from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other groups that have linked vaping and e-cigarette usage to fatalities and lung injuries...