Health Care

Does Offred Get Pregnant On 'The Handmaid's Tale'? Fertility Gives Her Power

Then, time jumps to the near future. But Moss, who also starred as Peggy Olsen in Mad Men, is not convinced The Handmaid's Tale is feminist. In one scene,...


Saturated fat, your health and what the experts say

A high ratio between TC and HDL can be rapidly reduced with dietary changes such as replacing refined carbohydrates with healthy high-fat foods (nuts, fish, cer...


Jury to begin weighing sentence for police ambush killer

She testified that her mother was a selfish manipulator. Eric Frein stays off the witness stand but jurors hear his voice on tape. "He made me feel like som...


Marijuana legalization supporters hold 'smoke-in' at US Capitol

On its website, the group DCMJ calls the scheduled protest a "mass civil disobedience" and plans to gather at 12 p.m. and to smoke the marijuana at 4:20 p.m. la...


Apple to offer free coding, art classes in May

Apple said classes on a range of topics will be available in all 495 of its retail stores worldwide. "You've got the product playground that is the physica...


Stand Against Sexual Assault During Denim Day

The man convicted of sexually assaulting the woman saw his conviction overturned because the court felt the girl's jeans were so tight she must have helped remo...


FDA cracks down on 'illegal' cancer treatments

A disclaimer in small font below the garlic vitamin product description declares, "These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administratio...


Sukma attack cold blooded, will review strategy: Rajnath Singh

While paying tributes to martyred CRPF personnel, Shri Rajnath Singh said that their sacrifice will not go in vain. CRPF Director General (acting) Sudeep Lakh...


Mexico wins United States commercial battle for tuna

President Donald Trump's administration to shake up taxation included a levy on remittances sent home by Mexican workers or the imposition of tariffs on Mexican...


Thousands attend helicopter Easter egg drop in Killeen

The Hooker Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt April 15 from 1 p.m.to 2 p.m.at the chamber building at 102 E. Highway 54 in Hooker. The eve...


Nadal Rolls to 10th Monte Carlo Title Setting Numerous ATP Records

It was Nadal's 50th career title on his favored surface, moving him one clear of Argentine Guillermo Vilas. Nadal is seeking his first ATP Masters 1000 title of...


Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales sets up Wikitribune to combat fake news

Wikipedia's co-founder, Jimmy Wales has plans to set up a news service which will combine the talent of journalists as well as volunteers. He added: "If you...


African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine

This bad virus is spread by mosquito bites. In severe cases, the patient becomes jaundiced, has seizures. However, the rate of new malaria cases fell by 21% glo...


Doctor: George HW Bush dealing with chronic bronchitis

In February, Bush and wife Barbara, who was also hospitalized in January, took part in the pregame coin toss at the Super Bowl at NRG Stadium. Bush checked ...


Eric Thames bashes his way into Brewers' record book

Thames scored on a double by Ryan Braun. Garrett retired the first two batters he faced in the second but walked Jonathan Villar. Garrett ended up giving up t...


20 arrested in California pro and anti-Trump rallies

At Civic Center Park more fights broke out. But other protesters walked along with the crowd quietly holding signs, or chanting about free speech. The rally f...


Consuming diet drink everyday 'increases stroke risk'

For the first study, published in Alzheimer's & Dementia, researchers examined data, including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans and cognitive testing re...


SOS Police promote importance of becoming an organ donor

April is Organ Donor Awareness Month, and Joy Adkins, outreach coordinator for the Kentucky Organ Donor Association, will be on hand to educate the community on...


Youngstown's Relay for Life resonates with local woman fighting cancer

The college raised 100,000 dollars for cancer research in a year long fundraising effort which culminated with Relay for Life on Friday, April 7. "We will als...


Durant still in doubt as Warriors head to Portland

Durant missed the game with a calf strain. While Nurkic remains an unlikely addition to the Blazers lineup, the Warriors could be getting back a major pie...


Illinois lawmakers ponder proposal to legalize marijuana

Eight states and the District of Columbia have legalized recreational marijuana for Americans ages 21 and older, and 29 states have legalized the medical use ...


O'Reilly is out at Fox but influence endures; career too?

The National Geographic channel has aired a series of adaptations of O'Reilly books, including "Killing Reagan" and " Killing Kennedy ". Major consumer brands...


UC Berkeley flip-flops on Ann Coulter, proposes May date

The decision sparked initial criticism from Coulter and conservatives, especially after the cancellation of two previous speeches by conservative figures Milo ...


Having diet drinks every day 'significantly increases stroke and dementia risk'

Pase, who studies how people can change behavior or diet to prevent dementia, said people need to be skeptical when deciding whether to select something wit...


FDA further restricts pain medication use in kids

Unlike codeine, tramadol wasn't FDA-approved for pediatric patients; however, in September 2015, the agency noted it was likely being used off-label in childr...