Daily Archives: February 25, 2020

Health Highlights: Feb. 20, 2014

MedicalNews

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Fatal Crash Rates for Older Drivers Falling: Study The number of older American drivers involved in deadly traffic crashes has fallen sharply since the mid-1990s, according to a new study. It found that …

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Coronavirus update: 80,238 cases, 2,700 deaths, CDC warns Americans to prepare for disruption

Coronavirus update: 80,238 cases, 2,700 deaths, CDC warns Americans to prepare for disruption

An official at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Tuesday said Americans should prepare for COVID-19 to spread in their communities and cause disruption after Iran, Italy and South Korea reported a rapid uptick in the number of people who have been sickened. “We really want to …

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Minority Kids Less Likely to Get Latest Type 1 Diabetes Treatments, Study Finds

Experimental 'Implanted Insulin' Device Seeks to Control Blood Sugar Levels

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Feb. 17, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The care of type 1 diabetes has evolved rapidly over the past few decades, but not all racial and ethnic groups seem to be benefiting from the latest treatments, a new study indicates. The researchers found that black children …

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How to watch the Democratic debate live: Time, channels, candidates

DES MOINES, IOWA - JANUARY 14:  Tom Steyer (L-R), Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg, and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) await the start of the Democratic presidential primary debate at Drake University on January 14, 2020 in Des Moines, Iowa.  Six candidates out of the field qualified for the first Democratic presidential primary debate of 2020, hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

The 10th Democratic National Committee-sanctioned debate will be hosted by CBS News and the Congressional Black Caucus Institute in Charleston. The debate will start at 8 p.m. ET. The debate will air live on CBS stations and will stream on CBSN via Roku, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV. Who …

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Royal Troon to host 2023 Open, extending Muirfield and Turnberry wait | Sport

Royal Troon will host the 152nd Open Championship in 2023, extending Muirfield and Turnberry’s wait to host golf’s oldest major. A century after staging the Open for the first time, Troon will welcome the world’s top players for the 10th occasion, just seven years after Henrik Stenson lifted the Claret …

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Valve’s Auto Chess competitor Dota Underlords is coming to Android (Update: Season 1 starts today)

Valve's Auto Chess competitor Dota Underlords is coming to Android (Update: Season 1 starts today)

It would appear that everyone’s favorite new MOBA trend is Auto Chess, so of course, Valve has their own version in the works that’s built off of Dota. The game is called Dota Underlords, and it just entered into a limited beta where Dota 2 Battle Pass owners can jump …

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Among Rich Nations, U.S. Has Highest Rate of Fatal Drug ODs

News Picture: Opioid OD Deaths Are Saving Lives Through Transplantation

Latest Mental Health News THURSDAY, Feb. 21, 2019 (HealthDay News) — It’s a ranking that no country would want to have: A new study shows America has taken the lead in drug overdose deaths, with rates almost four times higher than in 17 other wealthy nations. Drug overdose …

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Oppo Find X2 rumor round-up: Snapdragon 865, 3K display, 65W charging, and more

Oppo Find X2 rumor round-up: Snapdragon 865, 3K display, 65W charging, and more

Oppo is all set to launch the Find X2 series on March 6. If you’ve been following Oppo, you must be aware that the Find series is all about cramming the latest-and-greatest hardware into a phone with an eye-catching design. Last year’s Oppo Find X impressed us with its unique …

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Court closes courthouse door on slain Mexican teen’s family

Court closes courthouse door on slain Mexican teen's family

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 Tuesday to close the courthouse door on the parents of a Mexican teenager who was shot dead over the border by an American agent. The court’s five conservative justices held that the parents could not use American courts to sue Border Patrol …

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Attention, phone-makers: Our devices aren’t your billboards

Attention, phone-makers: Our devices aren't your billboards

A troubling trend is taking shape here in the land o’ smartphones, and lemme tell ya: It’s something that really gets my feathers ruffled. The short version is this: Manufacturers of high-end, expensive devices are treating the phones they sell us as billboards. Despite the fact that we’re often paying …

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