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As Iowa faces 2nd measles case, Cedar Rapids schools review outbreak procedures – KCRG

As Iowa faces 2nd measles case, Cedar Rapids schools review outbreak procedures – KCRG

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) — Thursday, health officials confirmed a second measles case in the northeast part of the state. The victim is connected to the first. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the order Tuesday. It covers people who live in four ZIP codes in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg neighborhood. The Iowa Department of Public Health said […]

Skeleton DNA reveals surprising backgrounds of Crusader soldiers – CNN

Skeleton DNA reveals surprising backgrounds of Crusader soldiers – CNN

Skeleton DNA reveals surprising backgrounds of Crusader soldiers  CNN A history of the Crusades, as told by crusaders’ DNA  Phys.org Crusader skull used to spread disease and slash morale discovered by archaeologists  Telegraph.co.uk Crusaders married local women, had families and their sons fell in battle  Daily Mail View full coverage on Google News Source link

High-Deductible Health Policies Linked To Delayed Diagnosis And Treatment – NPR

High-Deductible Health Policies Linked To Delayed Diagnosis And Treatment – NPR

The out-of-pocket expense of mammograms, MRIs and other tests and treatments can be several thousand dollars each year when you have a high-deductible health policy. Lester Lefkowitz/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Lester Lefkowitz/Getty Images The out-of-pocket expense of mammograms, MRIs and other tests and treatments can be several thousand dollars each year when you […]

Antares Rocket Launches Cygnus Cargo Ship on Marathon Mission for NASA – Space.com

Antares Rocket Launches Cygnus Cargo Ship on Marathon Mission for NASA – Space.com

WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. — An Antares rocket soared into the afternoon sky over Virginia on Wednesday (April 17) carrying tons of NASA supplies — and 40 intrepid mice — to the International Space Station.  The Northrop Grumman Antares rocket and its uncrewed Cygnus spacecraft launched into the cosmos from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at NASA’s […]

Health department issues alert for cat connected to rabid bat in New Philadelphia – WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Health department issues alert for cat connected to rabid bat in New Philadelphia – WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio – The New Philadelphia Health Department is looking for a cat they say was involved with a bat that has tested positive for rabies. According to the health department, the rabid bat was killed by a gray long hair cat April 11 in the 400 block of 2nd Drive NE. They want […]

Who's afraid of who? Great white sharks fear killer whales, study shows – USA TODAY

Who's afraid of who? Great white sharks fear killer whales, study shows – USA TODAY

CLOSE A whale watcher out of Monterey, California recorded a huge pod of dolphins leaping away from several hungry orcas. USA TODAY The great white shark might not be the ocean’s top predator, after all. In research published Tuesday in Nature, scientists found white sharks not only fled from killer whales when they arrived at a marine sanctuary near San […]

Woman says cracking her neck while stretching left her partially paralyzed – WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Woman says cracking her neck while stretching left her partially paralyzed – WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

LONDON–A woman says she was left partially paralyzed after doing something a lot of people do. Natalie Kunicki, 23, a paramedic in London, told the Daily Mail she stretched her neck and heard a loud cracking sound. She said she wasn’t even trying to crack her neck. “I just moved and it happened.” It reportedly […]

Life on Mars: NASA's Curiosity rover digs up clay samples – Is it PROOF of water on Mars? – Express.co.uk

Life on Mars: NASA's Curiosity rover digs up clay samples – Is it PROOF of water on Mars? – Express.co.uk

NASA’s lonely Mars rover has successfully retrieved its first batch of soil from a “clay-bearing unit” near Mars’ Mount Sharp region. The US space agency has targeted this part of Mars for a drilling mission even before Curiosity blasted off towards the planet in November 2011. NASA has now confirmed Curiosity retrieved samples of bedrock […]

Some Sanpete County students asked to stay home from school amid small mumps outbreak – KSL.com

Some Sanpete County students asked to stay home from school amid small mumps outbreak – KSL.com

MOUNT PLEASANT, Sanpete County — School officials are asking students who aren’t up to date on immunizations to stay home for several weeks as Sanpete County deals with a mumps outbreak. There are two confirmed cases of mumps in Sanpete County, according to North Sanpete School District Superintendent Dr. Sam Ray. One of those is […]

Stricken with fuel leak, Intelsat 29e seen drifting in geostationary orbit – Spaceflight Now

Stricken with fuel leak, Intelsat 29e seen drifting in geostationary orbit – Spaceflight Now

 A Boeing-built Intelsat communications satellite launched three years ago is drifting in geostationary orbit after suffering a fuel leak and releasing debris fragments last week, according to an analysis by space surveillance experts. Ground-based telescopes operated by ExoAnalytic Solutions, a commercial company that tracks objects in space with a network of optical telescopes, show […]

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