‘Trumpcare’ would send her to Mexico for birth control

June 26, 2017

(CNN)All Ariana and Kevin Gonzalez want is birth control. But the California couple says that if the Republican alternative to Obamacare becomes law, they’ll be driving over the border to Mexico to get it. See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter. California community health centers would be put under “untenable stress” if Planned Parenthood centers were defunded, according to a group representing the centers. …


10 miscarriages in 10 years: One couple’s heartbreak – BBC News

June 25, 2017

… couple’s devastating losses, how attending a memorial service for one of their lost babies helped them grieve and why they are not giving hope just yet. Image copyright Jen Bickel Image caption The couple met on a school trip when they were teenagers That feeling of lying on the bed waiting for the scan with Andrew sat next to me holding my hand, I’m just watching the faces of the hospital staff for any signs. It’s a feeling of “here we go again”. …


UK’s first heart pump targets 2018 clinical trial – BBC News

June 24, 2017

… user. “If we can demonstrate that we have reduced the adverse events, you have something that’s much more forgettable that’s put inside the body,” he added. “Patients don’t have to go back into hospital for correction of any adverse events, so the absolute cost benefit becomes substantial. “That means the NHS, for example, or a healthcare provider in other countries like the United States, don’t have as much cost in treating the patient who …


Saving the twins: Health scares and rehab for once-conjoined boys

June 23, 2017

Valhalla, New York (CNN)Nicole McDonald eases her silver minivan across Bear Mountain Bridge and hooks a right onto the steep two-lane highway. Nicole makes this trip every day from her home in upstate New York to see her twin sons, Jadon and Anias. The 21-month-old boys are at Blythedale Children’s hospital 40 miles to the south, where they’ve been undergoing rehabilitation since mid-December. The twins, born joined at the head, captured the world’s attention after a …


Britain’s ‘longest-married’ couple celebrate anniversary – BBC News

June 18, 2017

Image copyright Peter Rhys Williams Image caption Ken and Margaret Harris celebrated their oak anniversary at their Powys nursing home But after spending a month in hospital, Mr Harris was given the all clear to leave and was found a room in the same care home as his wife in the Brecon Beacons. “Ken went to war and Margaret stayed home working as a doctor’s secretary but he always had her photo in his wallet,” added Mrs Harris. “When Ken went into hospital he …


London fire: Tower victims ‘may never be identified’ – BBC News

June 16, 2017

… Media captionOne eyewitness said he saw people blinking lights within the building Housing minister Alok Sharma said the government was working with the local authority to ensure that “every single family will be rehoused in the local area”. On Thursday, officials said 35 people remained in hospital – 15 of whom were in a critical condition. An emergency number – 0800 0961 233 – has been set up for anyone concerned about friends or family. More From this …


Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey meets disease survivors – BBC News

June 16, 2017

… caption The Kerry Town centre has been demolished to make way for a hospital Image caption Pauline ran despite having a weak leg and sore joints as a result of her Ebola Image caption Isetu looks after her granddaughter Mariama and her seven siblings Related Topics Sierra Leone More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsConjureGram Pro ConjureGram PRO – The ‘all-in-one’ cloud Instagram App with auto-scheduling, images/video editors, auto-commenters, auto-following, …


Manchester Arena attack: Scots girl still missing – BBC News

‘Shock and disbelief’ Mr MacNeil told the BBC on Tuesday: “Laura is in hospital. She’s alive, she’s in a serious condition. We are still very worried for her, of course, the whole island is worried. “We are very worried for Eilidh MacLeod. Our hearts go out to both families. It’s been a huge shock to everyone on the island.” UK threat level raised to highest level Scots in hospital after Manchester attack Manchester explosion: Latest updates …

May 25, 2017

Trump vs. Comey: Who will America trust?

… President could conceivably be accused of obstructing justice — potentially grounds for impeachment. A Comey appearance before a high wattage, televised hearing would mark another extraordinary dimension in a career in which the former FBI chief has found himself at the center of gripping episodes of Beltway drama. Ten years ago, Comey, then acting attorney general, rushed to a Washington hospital to thwart an attempt by White House counsel Alberto Gonzales and White House chief of staff …

May 17, 2017

NHS cyber-attack: Bosses fear further infections from ransomware – BBC News

… which included: St Bartholomew’s hospital in London East and North Hertfordshire Trust James Paget University hospitals Trust, Norfolk Southport and Ormskirk hospital NHS Trust Lincolnshire hospitals NHS Trust York Teaching hospitals NHS Trust University hospital of North Midlands Trust Anne Rainsberry, NHS incident director, said pathology services were the most seriously affected, alongside imaging services, such as MRI and CT scans, and X-rays, which transmit images via computers. She …

May 15, 2017