Demo

1349 Articles Matching "cases"

Cause Of Polio-Like Illness In Children Continues To Stump Experts Even As Dozens Of More Cases Emerge

Nov 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
“What we do know is that these patients had fever and respiratory symptoms three to 10 days before their limb weakness," CDC's Dr. Nancy Messonnier said. "And we know that it’s the season where lots of people have fever and respiratory symptoms. What we need to sort out is what is the trigger for the [acute flaccid...
Read more

Oregon Releases People Found Not Guilty By Reason Of Insanity More Quickly Than Nearly Every Other State

Nov 15, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
A ProPublica investigation shines a light on Oregon's unique process of reviewing the cases of defendants found not guilty by reason of insanity. About 35 percent of the people in that category were charged with new crimes within three years of being freed by state...
Read more

More than 200 cases of polio-like illness under investigation

Nov 15, 2018 , CNN Health
There have been 80 confirmed cases of the polio-like illness known as AFM in 25 states this year as of Friday, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday....
Read more

As more cases confirmed, CDC says evidence suggests 'viral association' for AFM

Nov 14, 2018 , CNN Health
There are 10 more confirmed cases of acute flaccid myelitis, a polio-like illness that mostly affects children, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 90 in 27 states this year....
Read more

CDC Continues Polio-Like Illness Probe, Cases Rise

Nov 14, 2018 , WebMD
The CDC still hasn't figured out what is causing AFM, which typically leads to weakness in the arms and...
Read more
Demo

Five unique ways AI is being used to promote health

Nov 13, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Here’s a look at how organizations are deploying artificial intelligence and machine learning for use cases ranging from doctor's assistants to social media and...
Read more

Current Ebola outbreak is worst in Congo's history: ministry

Nov 11, 2018 , Reuters
The current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is the most severe in the country's history with 319 confirmed and probable cases, the health ministry said late on Friday....
Read more

5 ways AI is already being used in healthcare today

Nov 10, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Here’s a look at how organizations are deploying artificial intelligence and machine learning for uses cases ranging from doctors assistants to social media and...
Read more

U.S. concerned about Ebola outbreak in Congo conflict zone: official

Nov 09, 2018 , Reuters
The United States is worried about the outbreak of Ebola in conflict-hit eastern Congo where there are 312 confirmed and probable cases and 191 deaths, a USAID official said on Thursday....
Read more

China reports new African swine fever outbreaks in three provinces

Nov 09, 2018 , Reuters
China found three new African swine fever cases on pig farms in Hunan, Jilin and Jiangxi provinces, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said on Thursday....
Read more

Deadly multistate salmonella outbreak related to raw turkey grows

Nov 09, 2018 , CNN Health
As Thanksgiving nears, there are 74 more cases of salmonella, including 1 death, linked to raw turkey products, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and it's still a mystery as to where the tainted turkey products come from....
Read more
Demo

Cases of Polio-Like Condition Still Increasing: CDC

Nov 08, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Cases of Polio-Like Condition Still Increasing: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/6/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/6/2018 12:00:00...
Read more

Opioids Drive Hep C to More than 2 Million in U.S.

Nov 07, 2018 , WebMD
Nearly 2.4 million Americans are infected with the hepatitis C virus, the CDC says. Most cases can be traced to injection-drug use among younger adults addicted to heroin and other opioids. Adults under 40 have the highest rate of new...
Read more

Salmonella Fear Spurs Duncan Hines Cake Mix Recall

Nov 07, 2018 , WebMD
There have been five reported cases of people becoming infected with salmonella, although it’s not yet clear those infections were directly related to the recalled cake...
Read more

More than 200 cases of polio-like illness under investigation; 80 confirmed

Nov 06, 2018 , CNN Health
There have been 80 confirmed cases of the polio-like illness known as AFM in 25 states this year as of Friday, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday....
Read more

France launches nationwide investigation after babies born with missing or malformed limbs

Nov 02, 2018 , CNN Health
France has launched a nationwide investigation into abnormal rates of babies born with missing or malformed limbs in several regions, after 11 new cases were identified....
Read more

4 Ways In Which AI Is Revolutionizing Cardiac Care

Nov 01, 2018 , Forbes
Although AI research is still in its infancy, early use cases already establish how AI is set to revolutionize cardiac care. Here are 4 different ways in which AI is revolutionizing cardiovascular...
Read more

France investigates reports of babies born without arms in rural areas

Nov 01, 2018 , Reuters
France has launched a nationwide investigation into why some two dozen babies have been born without hands or arms in a handful of rural areas since 2000 after several new cases were reported this week, the health minister said on Wednesday....
Read more

CDC confirms 10 new cases of rare polio-like neurological condition

Oct 31, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday it has confirmed 10 more cases of an extremely rare, polio-like condition, across 24 states....
Read more

Ninth Child Dies in Virus Outbreak at N.J. Center

Oct 30, 2018 , WebMD
There have been 25 cases associated with the...
Read more