Health & Lifestyle

Panadol Prices Skyrocket Due To Chikungunya

Operators of shops and convenience stores are coming under fire from members of  the public, for the exorbitant hike in the price of Panadol – a popular brand of paracetamol, used to treat symptoms of the Chikungunya virus. Members of the public are saying that over the past week, several establishments have marked up the price of the product, some ...

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Gov’t Adds J$150m To Chik-V Response Fund

The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) is reporting that the government has allocated an additional J$150 million to fund Jamaica’s response to the Chikungunya virus. The response includes a “massive” clean-up campaign aimed at destroying and removing mosquito breeding sites. Following a ministerial meeting on Wednesday, the Local Government Minister, Noel Arscott, said J$140 million had been set aside ...

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NBC Cameraman Tests Positive For Ebola

An American cameraman helping to cover the Ebola outbreak in Liberia for NBC News has tested positive for the Ebola virus and will be flown back to the United States for treatment. NBC News President Deborah Turness said today that the rest of the NBC News crew including medical correspondent Dr. Nancy Snyderman will be flown back to the U.S. ...

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100 Orgasms Per Day is a Living Nightmare

A 37-year-old man who has 100 orgasms a day describes his rare medical condition as a daily hell, although for some it may be more of a blessing than a curse. Dale Decker, from Two Rivers in Wisconsin, USA, who has persistent genital arousal syndrome, claims that his 100 daily orgasms have ruined his life. He said that he developed ...

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PNP Poster Spelling Mix Up — Real or Fake??

What’s really going on here?? is the image below real?? In-case you missed all the errors… ‘Lets’ us… ‘Has’ One… and then ‘Primister’ Portia ‘Simson’ Miller Somebody please tell me that this is a joke….. Please……..

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What You Need To Know About The Ebola Virus

What is Ebola?: Ebola is a rare but deadly virus that causes bleeding inside and outside the body. As the virus spreads through the body, it damages the immune system and organs. Ultimately, it causes levels of blood-clotting cells to drop. This leads to severe, uncontrollable bleeding. How do you get Ebola?: Ebola isn’t as contagious as more common viruses ...

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Ebola Vaccine Hopefully By Early 2015

The World Health Organization (WHO) is reporting that a few promising vaccines against Ebola may be ready for use by early next year (2015). The deadly virus is now ravaging parts of West Africa, with recent data revealing that so far more than 6,574 people are infected with Ebola, and over 3,091 have died from the disease. However, WHO warns ...

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I’m Selling My House To Send My Daughter To Medical School

A Manchester father, desperate to raise $1 million to send his daughter to medical school in China, has put his family house up for sale, saying that he would do anything to prevent her from experiencing the hardships he endured growing up. “Is because it never sell at the time why you come here and see it now,” George Lindsay ...

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Chelsea Clinton Gives Birth To a Daughter

Chelsea Clinton has given birth to a daughter, according to a post on her Twitter and Facebook accounts. The baby was born yesterday, a Clinton spokesman said. “Marc and I are full of love, awe and gratitude as we celebrate the birth of our daughter, Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky,” Clinton’s message read. Chelsea’s father Former President Bill Clinton and her mother ...

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George Clooney is Getting Married Today

Celebrities, paparazzi and the world’s media are congregating in Venice for the widely anticipated wedding weekend of a man long considered Hollywood’s most eligible bachelor: George Clooney. Clooney revealed earlier this month at a celebrity charity event in Tuscany, Italy, that he and Alamuddin would be tying the knot in Venice. The actor and his fiancee, British human rights attorney ...

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