Health Care

One More Tests Positive For Swine Flu, Total Cases Rise To 13

Labelled diagram shows symptoms of swine flu. "Five persons have tested positive for H1N1 virus in the state during the last couple of days". The patients...


Research shows you need a new sponge each week

Ironically, the tool that you use to clean your dirty dishes is bacteria-ridden and there's nothing you can do to disinfect it. This helps to rinse off bacteria...


Los Angeles Times: Don't delay regulations for electronic cigarettes

The FDA announcement is great news, said Eric Donny, a University of Pittsburgh researcher who has studied what happens when smokers puff on cigarettes with l...


Kidd Creole of Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five Arrested for Murder

He had been taken into custody in the Bronx earlier on Wednesday. It was some sort of diss, ' the source said. 'They had no prior relationship. Glover rose ...


Gene editing widely used in range of research — Science Says

But edited embryos are not allowed to be inserted into the uterus and develop into a fetus in any country. Under current law, it is illegal to create genetica...


Yemen food crisis is man-made; economic strangulation used as war tactic

United Nations has recorded almost 400,000 cases of cholera and nearly 1,900 related deaths the past four months. And it's simply unacceptable, ' said Save the ...


New Zealand Labour boss rebuffs TV host's sexist question

Despite the whirlwind of media attention, Ardern is unlikely to lead her party to a win at next month's New Zealand election, with the governing National Pa...


Long walk to freedom: Boko Haram war far from over Buratai warns

The Adamawa state Government confirmed the death of seven people in an early morning attack on Midlu village of Vapura ward in Madagali Local Government Area of...


Gas explosion rocks Minnehaha Academy; 1 death 'not confirmed'

Members of the St. Paul Fire Department respond to a building collapse at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis on Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. "We are backing off tha...


Blowing Out Birthday Cake Candles Increases Bacteria on Frosting

BIRTHDAY candles are a must have for a birthday cake. The cakes with the blown out candles also had more types of bacteria than the cakes without candles. And i...


IPhone cases recalled worldwide over HORRIFIC injuries

You can check if your phone case is affected at the company's website . While glitter iPhone cases may be trendy, they may also be unsafe. The worldwide re...


Another medical marijuana dispensary coming to Monroe County

Many potential medical marijuana patients have expressed concerns that they'll have to travel too far to get their medicine if they live outside Cuyahoga or Sum...


IT Seizes Rs 5 Crore from Karnataka Minister Shivakumar's Residence

Ahead of the searches, security was stepped up at the minister's residence and at the resort and vehicles coming out of the two places were checked. The lodgi...


Malaysian Fund Tied to Scandal Misses Payment to Abu Dhabi

Yesterday, former Batu Kawan Umno vice-chief Khairuddin Abu Hassan said the reported failure of 1MDB to make the payment proved that the government was facing p...


Chronic Fatigue Syndrome markers found by Stanford scientists

Chronic fatigue syndrome has received plenty of characterizations over time, being called either a chronic disorder or a psychiatric disease. The development...


Opposition slams government over Rs 4 hike in cooking gas

Responding to this, petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan said: "An empowered group of ministers in 2010 decided on reviewing the subsidy periodically as the ...


Sperm counts continue to plummet in Western nations, study finds

The authors then assessed the men's sperm count and sperm concentration over time, taking into consideration other factors including where the men were from, th...


Doctor delivers baby 12 hours before giving birth to her own

A doctor who was preparing to give birth delivered another patient's baby after hearing her cries from a nearby hospital room. "Leah was a patient of mine and...


NHS to treat extra one million mental health patients by 2020/21

Mr Hunt said the measures were "ambitious" and amounted to "one of the biggest expansions of mental health services in Europe". 'If these nurses were going to...


Florida Now Has 1st Sexually-Transmitted Zika Case Of 2017

There have now been 118 reported cases of Zika in Florida in 2017, 90 of which were travel related . Health officials are asking everyone to take precautions...


Kannada Actor Dhruv Sharma Dies, Celebrities Offer Their Condolences on Social Media

Dhruv shot to fame after he displayed his terrific batting skills during the Celebrity Cricket League (CCL). Dhruv was one of the few actors in India who was ...


US, North Korea Bear Responsibility for Reducing Tensions, Says China

Xinhua's commentary noted that "some people lack a complete understanding of the Korean peninsula issue" in an indirect reference to Trump, but also directly bl...


IN cop shooter suspect identified as Jason Brown

Later the other police officials have taken two people from more in their custody as suspects, while several witnesses have reported that they have heard seve...


RBA holds rates, warns on strong Aussie dollar

Meanwhile, the Aussie dollar has jumped more than 7 percent on a trade-weighted basis since June 1. Interest rates have increased in the United States and lik...


Blake Lively Approves Ryan Reynolds' Tweets Before He Posts Them

One way to do that, she noted, was using feminine pronouns when they can. The actress admitted that she actually thinks it's pretty unsafe that she and the ac...