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  1. Foreign Policy editors: Four immigration problems Obama's order doesn't fixRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    President Barack Obama went before the nation last week to lay out executive orders, bypassing Congress and massively overhauling the nation's immigration laws. Under Obama's reforms, some 4 million undocumented immigrants who have lived in the United States for more than five years will be granted work permits and exempted from deportation.


  2. Assam blind school student allegedly beaten up, forced to drink urineRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    A 14-year-old student of a reputed residential blind school in Assam has been forced to quit following alleged torture including forcibly made to drink his own urine. With this incident coming to light two months after it allegedly occurred, state chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Sunday directed institution of magisterial inquiry into it.


  3. Obama's immigrant orders omit muchRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... bond, many living in filthy living conditions, including lack of access to private bathrooms, outbreaks of chickenpox, and children sleeping on top of each other in human cages and on concrete floors. Among the proposals in Obama's executive action ... 2 comments

  4. What states have the highest and lowest rates of childhood vaccination refusals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    You can view a map that lists current vaccination refusal rates for all 50 states here . Minnesota ranks in the middle, at 21st .


  5. dalm33 SuePatterson JustRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2012 | BlogHer

    ... is nosy, but we're used to it. Sometimes I want to say, "Well, I lied to the school and told them my kids had chickenpox, so I could make it to Target before the crowd arrives," but mostly I just smile and reply, "We homeschool." This ends with that ...


  6. Announcement: Expansion of VariZIG distribution in the United StatesRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    In July 2013, CDC published updated recommendations for the use of VariZIG for postexposure prophylaxis of varicella for persons at high risk for severe disease who lack evidence of immunity to varicella and for whom varicella vaccine is contraindicated . At the time of the recommendation, VariZIG was available from only one U.S. distributor .


  7. What you need to know about chickenpoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Bangor Daily News

    Chickenpox has broken out in a school in Penobscot County. Anyone who's had the disease remembers stifling the urge to scratch those itchy little blisters, but what else is there to know about chickenpox? It's very contagious.


  8. Daycares With Lax Vaccine Policies Unpopular Among Most Parents; Many Would Pull KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Medical Daily

    Due to the close proximity of other children, childcare centers, such as preschool or daycare, can become a breeding ground for infectious diseases. Vaccination against pertussis, chicken pox, and influenza becomes vital to ensuring these diseases do not spread from child to child, and subsequently to family members.


  9. Vital Signs: Kidney transplant chain unites 6 MainersRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Bangor Daily News

    ... against Gov. Paul LePage's administration on Monday. Maine health officials confirmed Wednesday that there is a chickenpox outbreak in one Penobscot County school, but declined to identify the school or disclose how many children are infected. Since ...


  10. Maine CDC reports outbreak of chickenpox at school in Penobscot CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Bangor Daily News

    The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Wednesday there is a chickenpox outbreak in one Penobscot County school, according to John Martins, spokesman for the Maine Department of Health and Human Services. "There is indeed a chickenpox outbreak in Penobscot County," Martins said, noting it involved one school.


  11. Family pay tribute to mum aged 32 who died after catching Chicken PoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 |

    ... started to fail and, tragically, it was not enough to save her. In England and Wales 75 per cent of deaths due to chickenpox are in adults, with around 20 dying from the illness each year. Stacey's family, with the support of friend Jean Reilly, are ...


  12. Dr. Kathleen M. Mullane Noted for Her Work in Health CareRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | 24-7 Press Release

    The University of Chicago Medical Center Infectious Diseases Specialist Kathleen M. Mullane, DO, Pharm.D., FIDSA, has been recognized for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in health care. Dr. Mullane serves as the Director of Infectious Diseases clinical trials, specializing in transplant related opportunistic infectious diseases.


  13. Vaccination exemption rates high in Spokane schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Chicken pox, whooping cough and the measles are all very contagious diseases and all very preventable, but it takes a united effort to wipe these diseases out for good. While schools can't require parents to vaccinate their children they strongly encourage it. KXLY4's Aaron Luna reports.


  14. El Mirage parents upset after letter sent homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 |

    Parents whose children attend an elementary school in El Mirage are upset after a letter was sent home stating that children in two classrooms had been exposed to MRSA, a potentially deadly bacteria. The letter was sent home to students in two Pre-Kindergarden classes on Monday.


  15. Trend spotting: Three NYC chefs who might be opening Charleston restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Charleston City Paper

    Chef Michael Toscano of New York City's Perla, Montmarte, and Jeffrey's Grocery is moving to Charleston to open a new restaurant Culinary watchdogs are always looking for food patterns. For instance, Charleston's 2012 bA nh mA boom had us writing headlines faster than you can say "Ay Banh Mi!" And the latest proliferation of fried chicken places, a chicken pox if you will, has us equally mesmerized.


  16. Jodi Anasta reveals family trip to Bali has been cancelled as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Daily Mail

    Time to 'hibernate'! Jodi Anasta reveals family trip to Bali has been cancelled as eight-month-old daughter Aleeia comes down with a case of contagious chicken pox Appearing on Nova 969 's Fitzy and Wippa breakfast show on Tuesday, 29-year-old Jodi revealed a family trip to Bali has been cancelled as eight-month-old daughter Aleeia is feeling a bit under the weather. 'She kind of broke out with the chicken pox yesterday and we had a trip to Bali booked on Wednesday too so everything's been cancelled.'


  17. Chicken Pox in TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Hereford Times

    YOUNGSTERS at the Playstation Day Nursery in Ledbury dressed up at heroes and heroines last Friday, for Children in Need, and raised A 75. Unfortunately, this week, fun has stopped for many of the children who usually attend the nursery, near Ledbury train station, because of an outbreak of chicken pox. Playstation's manager, Ann Brennan, speaking on Monday said that six children were off ill, out of a usual total of 20. She added: "Chicken pox is doing the rounds, definitely.


  18. Colds, Flu, Cough: Is Your Child Too Sick for School?Read the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | WebMD

    ... other signs of illness and feels fine, she can go to school. Rashes can be the sign of contagious illnesses like chickenpox, bacterial meningitis, or impetigo (a skin infection). Children should be kept home until they're diagnosed. They can return ...


  19. Sinovac's (SVA) CEO Weidong Yin on Q3 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Seeking Alpha

    Greetings. And welcome to the Sinovac Biotech Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call.


  20. 8 Rare 'House, M.D.' Cases That Can Actually HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Switched

    ... eschar (a scab with a black center) at the site of the pest bite. This can be followed by a fever, headache and a chickenpox-like rash. The disease is more common in urban areas, for instance in New York City, but only a small number of cases are ...