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Judge In Brock Turner Case Fired From New Job As Girls Tennis Coach
Aaron Persky , the former judge in the Brock Turner sexual assault case, has lost his new job as a high school girls tennis coach following swift criticism from the community. Effective September 11, 2019, Mr. Persky s employment with the District as the Junior Varsity Girls Tennis coach has ended, Rachel Zlotziver, a spokesperson for the Fremont Union High School District, told HuffPost Wednesday night. Persky was hired last week to coach tennis at Lynbro ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Sep 12
Pimple on the hand: Causes and treatment
A range of common issues can cause a pimple-like bump to form on the hand. These bumps may result from eczema, warts, or other causes.
Medical News Today - Mon. Sep 9
Fish oil side effects: How much is too much?
Fish oil is available as a supplement that manufacturers produce from fish. However, the benefits of fish oil are not always clear, and it may have unexpected side effects.
Medical News Today - Mon. Sep 9
The best home remedies for laryngitis
Laryngitis is inflammation of the larynx, or voice box, which sits in the front of the throat. People can speed up the healing process using some home remedies.
Medical News Today - Mon. Sep 9
How to remove a tan at home: Best methods and what to avoid
There are various home remedies that people can try to fade the color of suntans, tan lines, and self-tans. Learn about the best methods, and what to avoid, in this article.
Medical News Today - Mon. Sep 9
How to gain weight on the face: Home and medical options
Although it is difficult to gain weight specifically on the face, putting weight on generally or improving muscle tone can make a person s face appear fuller. Certain facial exercises and remedies may also help.
Medical News Today - Mon. Sep 9
Best diet for hyperthyroidism: Foods to eat and avoid
A person s diet can have an effect on the symptoms of hyperthyroidism. Some foods can improve the condition, while others can make symptoms worse or interfere with medications.
Medical News Today - Mon. Sep 9
Acupuncture Could Help Ease Menopausal Symptoms
Could an ancient Chinese practice come to the rescue for women struggling with menopausal symptoms New Danish research suggests that -- for some women at least -- acupuncture might bring relief. Acupuncture for menopausal symptoms is a realistic option for women who cannot or do not wish to use [hormone therapy] to ease hot flashes, sleep issues or mood swings, said a team led by Kamma Sundgaard Lund, from the department of public health at the University ...
Healthday - Mon. Sep 9
Can Breast Cancer Be a Risk Factor for Opioid Use Among Older Patients?
Dealing with breast cancer is tough, and the depression and anxiety that can come with the diagnosis can up the risk of using opioids while lowering survival rates in older women, a new study finds. Previous research suggests that about 40 37 of breast cancer patients have some type of mental health diagnosis. In this study, researchers analyzed data on more than 10,000 U.S. women, 65 and older, who were diagnosed with stage 1, 2 or 3 breast cancer between ...
Healthday - Mon. Sep 9
Nivolumab combined with ipilimumab safe as first-line therapy for lung cancer ...
Barcelona--Combining the PD-1 immune check point inhibitor nivolumab with the monoclonal antibody ipilimumab showed a consistent safety profile in special populations with advanced non-small cell lung cancer NSCLC , according to research presented today by at the IASLC 2019 World Conference on Lung Cancer hosted by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer. The research was presented by Dr. Fabrice Barlesi from Aix-Marseille University, As ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Sep 9
Keynote 189: Tumor mutational burden not significantly associated with efficac...
Barcelona-- Tumor mutational burden was not significantly associated with efficacy of pembrolizumab plus chemotherapy or placebo plus chemotherapy as first-line therapy for metastatic nonsquamous non-small cell lung cancer, according to research reported today by Dr. M. Garassino from the Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy. Dr. Garassino presented this new data today at the IASLC 2019 World Conference on Lung Cancer hosted by the ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Sep 9
BioMILD trial demonstrates lung cancer screening using microrna blood test enh...
Barcelona--Lung cancer screening efforts have accelerated in the last decade, with researchers showing that low dose CT screening is effective in reducing lung cancer mortality. Now, researchers in Milan report that using a blood test, accompanied by low dose CT screening, is safe and effective. The results were shared today at the IASLC 2019 World Conference on Lung Cancer hosted by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer. The National ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Sep 9