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Colombia recuperó la paz Colombia recuperó la paz
- Setiembre 23, 2016

El comunicado recuerda que México ha sido un actor relevante en diferentes procesos de pacificación en la región desde la década de los setenta del siglo pasado y fue miembro fundador, junto con Colombia, del Grupo Contadora en 1983 para promover la paz en Centroamérica. (los mas...)
Mylan CEO defends soaring EpiPen costs Mylan CEO defends soaring EpiPen costs
- Setiembre 23, 2016

Wednesday lawmakers on Capitol Hill accused Mylan of hiking the price to get quote, "filthy rich". The EpiPen controversy comes amid outrage over sharp increases in the prices of other drugs including the decision by Martin Shkreli's Turing Pharmaceuticals to raise the price of Daraprim, a drug used by AIDS and cancer patients, from $13.50 to $750. (los mas...)
Fuma 50 cigarrillos por día y un fallo ordenó indemnizarlo Fuma 50 cigarrillos por día y un fallo ordenó indemnizarlo
- Setiembre 23, 2016

Hace 14 años, presenté la demanda judicial. La tabacalera le deberá pagar una indemnización por 110.000 pesos más los intereses. Al poco tiempo, el hábito se convirtió en una necesidad y aunque sintió el "detrimento" que provocaba en su rendimiento físico, le resultó "imposible" evitar consumir una cantidad menor a veinte cigarrillos al día . (los mas...)
ABC Reporter Asks Hillary Clinton Whether She'd Take Neurological Tests ABC Reporter Asks Hillary Clinton Whether She'd Take Neurological Tests
- Setiembre 23, 2016

And I think you have to do everything you can to build up your child's confidence, Clinton said. I am very glad that antibiotics took care of it. "I have met the standard that everybody running for president has met in terms of releasing information about my health", Clinton said. (los mas...)
'Landmark' agreement to fight antimicrobial resistance
- Setiembre 22, 2016

This emergence of superbugs has made it more hard than ever to treat bacterial infections. The more antibiotics we use, the more we generate resistant bacteria and therefore provide a definitive advantage for these bacteria in overcoming antibiotics. (los mas...)
'Erin Brockovich' Chemical in Drinking Water of More Than 200 Million Americans 'Erin Brockovich' Chemical in Drinking Water of More Than 200 Million Americans
- Setiembre 22, 2016

Pala, with the highest levels in the county, at.49 parts per billion, represents a risk of about 25 additional cancer cases per million. Portage County (four water systems) 0.312 average, with highs of 1.13 PPB and 1.0 PPB at two sites in Ravenna in August 2015. (los mas...)
Penguins die after avian malaria outbreak at Longleat Safari Park Penguins die after avian malaria outbreak at Longleat Safari Park
- Setiembre 22, 2016

Keepers are described as "heartbroken" after hand-rearing numerous birds stricken by the avian form of one of the world's deadliest diseases. The Humboldt penguins died after contracting the strain of avian malaria at Longleat Safari Park. (los mas...)
Photo of Utah mom pumping while running half marathon goes viral Photo of Utah mom pumping while running half marathon goes viral
- Setiembre 21, 2016

So far, her picture has received nearly eight thousand likes, and most of the comments are very supportive. Young was surprised when she found herself later that day in the picture that was published alongside her race results. When she became a mom, Young knew she'd get good at multitasking, and, for five minutes, she proved she had mastered the art. Young thought it was "kind of a neat photo" and chose to post it to a Facebook group called Occupy Breastfeeding . (los mas...)
Contaminated water flowing into a sinkhole in Florida Contaminated water flowing into a sinkhole in Florida
- Setiembre 21, 2016

The phosphate company Mosaic said the leak posed no risk to the public. AT LEAST 980 million litres of contaminated water including radioactive substances has been leaked into one of Florida's largest sources of drinking water . Mosaic said the incident hasn't impacted the plant's daily operations and that it reported the issue to the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, the U.S. (los mas...)
Reader's View: Don't wait to get your annual flu shot Reader's View: Don't wait to get your annual flu shot
- Setiembre 18, 2016

All flu clinics are conducted on a first-come, first-served basis and appointments are not necessary. There is a high-dose flu shot specifically made for those 65 years and older. Many of my customers at a local chain pharmacy have told me August or September is way too early to get the flu shot. The website for the Mingo County Health Department can be accessed by visiting www.mingocountyhealthdepartment.org. (los mas...)
Sewage spilled into Bogue Chitto River Sewage spilled into Bogue Chitto River
- Setiembre 18, 2016

The Louisiana Department of Health has issued a water contact advisory for the Bogue Chitto River for the entire length of Louisiana. The release occurred at the City of Brookhaven's sewage plant in Mississippi. Minimize immersing your head when swimming. Dr. Jimmy Guidry, Louisiana's state Health Officer, said the sewage release can result in elevated levels of harmful bacteria that can cause diarrhea, sore throats, stomach cramps or vomiting. (los mas...)
PGR busca invalidar leyes anticorrupción de Sinaloa PGR busca invalidar leyes anticorrupción de Sinaloa
- Setiembre 18, 2016

La Procuraduría General de la República interpuso ante la Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación acción de inconstitucionalidad en contra del Decreto 768, publicado por el Gobierno de Mario López Valdez, por el que se reforman y derogan diversas disposiciones de la Ley de Justicia Administrativa en Sinaloa que permite que los magistrados puedan ser ratificados y adquieran inamovilidad en el cargo . (los mas...)
Detienen a funcionario de la Cuauhtémoc con caja llena de dinero Detienen a funcionario de la Cuauhtémoc con caja llena de dinero
- Setiembre 18, 2016

Precisó que este viernes habló con el jefe delegacional, Ricardo Monreal , para plantear que renunciará al cargo, pero será hasta el próximo lunes cuando presente formalmente este planteamiento porque dijo que hoy no hay labores administrativas. (los mas...)
More Billion Dollar Agriculture Mergers More Billion Dollar Agriculture Mergers
- Setiembre 17, 2016

Wisconsin Farmers Union, a member-driven organization, is committed to enhancing the quality of life for family farmers, rural communities, and all people through educational opportunities, cooperative endeavors, and civic engagement. "This merger is not a slam dunk", said Diana Moss, president of the American Antitrust Institute. "Together Monsanto and Bayer will build on our proud tradition and respective track records of innovation in the agriculture industry, delivering a more ... (los mas...)
OH poll: Donald Trump has narrow lead over Clinton OH poll: Donald Trump has narrow lead over Clinton
- Setiembre 16, 2016

Later, Clinton revealed she'd been diagnosed with pneumonia late last week, but ignored her doctor's orders to get some rest and pressed on with a busy campaign schedule. Stein is in fourth place with the support of 2.9 percent of voters. A separate Reuters/Ipsos poll of likely voters showed an 8-point lead for Clinton has vanished since the last week of August. (los mas...)
NCAA pulls championships from North Carolina
- Setiembre 16, 2016

The decision also proves consequential for baseball, women's basketball, tennis, golf, swimming, diving, and women's soccer. The ACC will now move quickly to find alternate out-of-state locations and announce the relevant details for all eight impacted championship events in order to allow member institutions to make travel arrangements accordingly. (los mas...)
Mike Pence refuses to call David Duke 'deplorable'
- Setiembre 16, 2016

A war of words over Donald Trump's "deplorables" is intensifying as Republicans and Democrats fight to score political points over Hillary Clinton's charge that millions of the NY billionaire's supporters are racist, sexist and homophobic. (los mas...)
DOH confirms two more Zika cases in Iloilo City
- Setiembre 15, 2016

Health officials were only able to determine the individual helped provide care to an elderly male family contact, reportedly the person's father, who contracted the Zika virus overseas. The son has since recovered. As of today, the total number of Zika virus infections in the country remain at six cases. Zika infections in pregnant women have been shown to cause microcephaly - a severe birth defect in which the head and brain are undersized - as well as other brain abnormalities. (los mas...)
Bayer to acquire Monsanto for $57B
- Setiembre 15, 2016

FILE - This Aug. 31, 2015, file photo, shows the Monsanto logo on display at the Farm Progress Show in Decatur, Ill. The corporate deal comes with record harvest driving crop prices to painfully low levels for farmers. The acquisition is the biggest in Germany's history and comes after agriculture giant Bayer raised its offer four times for the USA company, a key producer of genetically modified crops. (los mas...)
45 potential toxins found in household dust 45 potential toxins found in household dust
- Setiembre 15, 2016

Because these chemicals are found in common household items, they have a widespread presence indoors, even though some have been either banned from use or replaced, especially in childcare products. The potential poisons come from consumer products and building materials and belong to five classes of compounds: Phthalates, which make plastic softer; flame retardants; phenols, which are preservatives in products like shampoo; fragrances; and highly fluorinated chemicals used in an array of ... (los mas...)