Health Care

Cast's strong in Adam Sandler's 'Week'

Rachel Dratch , Noah Robbins, Steve Buscemi , Allison Strong, Roland Buck III and Rob Morgan star in the film. Ever since their days working together on Sat...


VIrat and Dhoni - OUT, New Team India is ready for Nidahas Trophy

Baroda batsman Deepak Hooda got his first India call-up on the back of some impressive performances in domestic cricket, especially in the shorter formats. Th...


Alan Pardew told West Bromwich Albion job is safe

New chief executive Mark Jenkins used his programme notes from the FA Cup tie against Southampton to insist the club did not want more upheaval but they w...


Unicef Deputy Director Justin Forsyth resigns after 'mistakes'

They also promised a series of "urgent and immediate" measures, including more resources for safeguarding. An independent whistleblowing mechanism would allow...


CBI files case against private sugar company, officials for bank fraud

The CBI today carried out searches at eight premises including residences of the directors, factory, corporate office and registered office of the company in De...


Nigerian President Calls Boko Haram Abduction of Schoolgirls 'National Disaster'

But on a visit to Dapchi on Thursday, Gaidam appeared to question whether there had been any abduction. Governor Gaidam has, however, promised that the gove...


School where deadly shooting took place to reopen for teachers

President Donald Trump said repeatedly Friday that he favored arming teachers to protect students, an idea many educators rejected out of hand. When the shoot...


Potentially toxic chemicals were found in e-cigarette vaper

Lead author Ana María Rule at the Bloomberg School's Department of Environmental Health and Engineering said , 'It's important for the e-cigarette companies ...


Antidepressants do work, concludes new study

Although antidepressants are considered to be efficient and the US Food and Drug Administration has approved them as a suitable treatment for depression, rese...


Nasal spray flu vaccine may be back next season

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that everyone over the age of 6 months get a flu vaccine every year, but fewer than half of all Americ...


Ariana Grande Pulls Out Of BRIT Awards Manchester Attack Tribute

Grande was left devastated past year when the attack took place claiming the lives of concertgoers - many of whom were children - just minutes after she conclud...


'Largest brain tumour' removed in India

According to doctors, the pressure that the enormous mass put on Pal's brain caused him to lose his eyesight. (1.4 kg) brain tumor from another patient in 200...


Alcohol use biggest preventable risk factor for dementia

These connections suggest to the authors of the study that early intervention into modifiable factors like these could lessen the risk of dementia. Furtherm...


Low-Fat, Low-Carb Diet Study Shows They Work About the Same

In the context of these 2 common weight loss diet approaches, neither of the 2 hypothesized predisposing factors was helpful in identifying which diet was bett...


If You Want to Live a Long Life, Start Drinking!

A neurologist from the University of California studied 1,700 people who lived until at least the age of 90. The latest findings also note that people who w...


Malta unscathed by measles surge in Europe

Measles cases more than tripled in Europe past year, with outbreaks and epidemics fueled by low vaccination rates, the World Health Organization says. Other s...


Death toll reaches 11 in Monroe County

Monroe County has seen 3,715 confirmed cases of influenza so far this season. Interim findings show effectiveness for this year's flu vaccine was 36%, which was...


Herbal drug Kratom linked to multi-state salmonella outbreak — CDC

Eight of the 11 people, 73%, reported consuming kratom in pills, capsules, powder or tea. But the supplement made headlines a few weeks ago, when Food and Drug...


British police arrest woman over 'move your van' note on ambulance

They returned to find a note saying 'If this van is for anyone but number 14 then you have no right to be parked here. "I couldn't give a s**t if the whole st...


Southern Mexico hit by second natural disaster in a week

The 7.2 magnitude quake caused only material damage when it struck late Friday, but it triggered a tragedy in the town of Santiago Jamiltepec in Oaxaca state, w...


Google AI can scan your eyes to predict heart disease

The company's latest approach with AI predicting heart disease could build on doctors' current abilities by providing a tool that people could one day use to ...


Autism test could allow for earlier diagnosis and treatment in children

Autism is a mental condition that affects behaviour, particularly social interaction but it is hard to diagnosed before the age of two. Thirty-eight children ...


Health Department offers free flu shots

And, the Flu B strain is increasingly worrying health authorities. So far this year, the health district has received reports of 1,744 influenza-like illnes...


Women Who Clean A Lot Could Face Decreased Lung Function

The population of 6,230 participants was examined three times over 20 years, as part of the European Community Respiratory Health Survey. The results showed ...


State says more than 10000 Ohioans hospitalized for flu

As of last week, the total of Georgia flu deaths was 66. Ohio health department records show Cuyahoga County, which includes Cleveland, has had almost double ...