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Thursday, October 11th, 2018

 

Abortion clinic, other groups seeking $1.5M from Kentucky

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Kentucky’s only abortion clinic and two groups are asking for almost $1.5 million in legal costs from the state after winning a federal case over the clinic’s existence. The Courier Journal reports that lawyers for EMW Women’s Surgical Center of Louisville, Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky and the American Civil Liberties Union filed motions Thursday seeking legal expenses. Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration didn’t immediately respond to the newspaper’s request for comment. U.S. District Judge Greg Stivers ruled Sept. 28 that requiring abortionRead More


What to know about pre-existing condition protections in the fight over healthcare

Daily World News Top Stories business politics This story was published on Kaiser Health News. Ensuring that people with pre-existing health conditions can get and keep health insurance is the most popular part of the Affordable Care Act. It has also become a flashpoint in this fall’s campaigns across the country. And not only is the ACA, which mostly protects people who buy their own coverage, at risk. Also potentially in the crosshairs are pre-existing conditions protections that predate the federal health law. Democrats charge that Republicans’ opposition to theRead More


Black market for opioid addiction drug helps some: ‘I think that’s what normal feels like’

Daily World News Top Stories business politics This is a Kaiser Health News story. Months in prison didn’t rid Daryl of his addiction to opioids. “Before I left the parking lot of the prison, I was shooting up, getting high,” he said. Daryl had used heroin and prescription painkillers for more than a decade. Almost four years ago, he became one of more than 200 people who tested positive for HIV in a historic outbreak in Scott County, Ind. After that diagnosis, he said, he went on a bender. ButRead More


How to do the ‘Thriver’ yoga routine for metastatic breast cancer awareness Video

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Now Playing: Lilly is raising awareness about metastatic breast cancer Now Playing: How to do the ‘Thriver’ yoga routine for metastatic breast cancer awareness Now Playing: ‘Hot Ones’ host surprises Michael Strahan, Sara Haines with a spicy surprise Now Playing: ‘Black-ish’ star Marcus Scribner is heading off to college and we feel old Now Playing: Would you let your kids try alcohol? Why LeBron James may let his children drink wine Now Playing: The world’s longest flight took off from Singapore to NewRead More


Thousands of young US children get no vaccines, survey finds

Daily World News Top Stories business politics A small but growing proportion of the youngest children in the U.S. have not been vaccinated against any disease, worrying health officials. An estimated 100,000 young children have not had a vaccination against any of the 14 diseases for which shots are recommended, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report released Thursday. “This is pretty concerning. It’s something we need to understand better — and reduce,” said the CDC’s Dr. Amanda Cohn. Most young children — 70 percent — haveRead More


How BTS help fans with their mental health

Daily World News Top Stories business politics As the K-pop sensation perform their first ever UK shows, we met them backstage at the O2 Arena. Source link Daily World News


The world’s longest non-stop flight takes off from Singapore

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Image copyright EPA The world’s longest commercial flight has left Singapore for New York, beginning a journey expected to cover more than 15,000km in almost 19 hours. A spokeswoman for Singapore Airlines said Flight SQ22 departed at approximately 15:35GMT with 150 passengers and 17 crew. The flight from Changi Airport to Newark took off amid much fanfare. The flight time is about 90 minutes longer than the previous longest non-stop service. Qantas launched a 17-hour non-stop service from Perth to London earlier thisRead More


Hurricane Michael, other disasters can take lasting toll on children’s mental health: Signs and solutions

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Windows boarded and emergency plans in place, with gallons of water and canned goods stocked. As people who are rushing to prepare for an impending natural disaster check items on to-do lists, it is possible to overlook a less visible need — the mental health of children. Interested in Hurricane Michael? Add Hurricane Michael as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Hurricane Michael news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Stress reactions to calamities like hurricanes, floods and firesRead More


EastEnders Louisa Lytton ‘surprised’ at rape story response

Daily World News Top Stories business politics EastEnders actress Louisa Lytton says she has been “surprised” at the strong reaction to her character’s rape storyline. The actress told Lorraine on ITV she had been contacted by a number of fans who had been personally affected by the show. The soap has been praised by charities for tackling the issue of consent. Lytton said she was “grateful to be trusted” with the story and hopes she does it “justice”. “You have to do this justice because there will be millions ofRead More


Lilly is raising awareness about metastatic breast cancer Video

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Now Playing: Women donate their hair to breast cancer survivors live on ‘GMA’ Now Playing: Yassin’s Falafel House is voted your Nicest Place in America Now Playing: Lilly is raising awareness about metastatic breast cancer Now Playing: Tennessee falafel shop named Reader’s Digest ‘Nicest Place in America’ Now Playing: Laurie Hernandez announces she is returning to gymnastics Now Playing: Real-life ‘Hidden Figure’ passes away at 83 Now Playing: How Montel Williams survived potentially deadly stroke Now Playing: Prince George, Princess Charlotte to serveRead More