Health Care

Vitamin and mineral supplements will not help your health, says study

Michael's Hospital-based researchers concluded. The review showed no advantage or added risk when it came to preventing heart attacks, strokes , cardiovascu...


Donald Trump tweets, Ambien rejects star's blame claim

Jarrett, who is black, was born in Iran to American parents. "I honestly thought she was Jewish and Persian", she said. Barr went on to suggest that Soros m...


COCKROACH milk revealed as latest freakish food fad

Food trends like cronuts and charcoal come and go, but one freaky "superfood " is back, two years after it first debuted: Cockroach milk . While cockroach mil...


Sleeping in on weekends may extend your life

There is no clear answer yet on why sleeping on weekends makes a difference. " Sleep duration is important for longevity", said Dr Torbjorn Akerstedt, firs...


Deadly Virus Carried by Bats Hits India, Raising Fears It Will Spread

Moosa's sons Muhammed Salih and Muhammed Sabith, and his brother Moideen's wife Mariam were the first victims of the Nipah virus outbreak in the state. "They ...


Opioids, antibiotics found in Puget Sound mussels

An opioid has been discovered in shellfish off the coast of Washington state for the first time, according to a new study that suggests the effects of the pai...


You could die early from this much sleep

Torbjörn Åkerstedt , an author of the study, said that his study doesn't contradict the growing body of scientific evidence that lack of sleep can lead to a pe...


Ebola patients flee hospital isolation ward as virus reaches Mbandaka

Thousands of doses of this vaccine are now being targeted at those most at risk in the DRC. "We are on the epidemiological knife edge", Salama told a special ...


Nipah claims one more life in Kerala, death toll climbs to 13

Health officials linked the initial deaths to a well colonised by bats at a house in Kerala's Kozihikode where the four members of a family died of the rare ...


FDA Wants Teething Medicines off Shelves Because of Rare Side Effect

Teething rings should be made of firm rubber. Never give alcohol to a child. Regulators have issued multiple warnings about benzocaine but deaths have con...


Sleeping in on the Weekend Could Help You Live Longer

They then checked the national death register to see what happened to participants over 13 years. A survey of their sleep habits over that time found that peopl...


Weinstein bailed on rape charges

Weinstein flinched as he heard the description. Weinstein's lawyer Brafman said in a May court filing that federal prosecutors in NY had opened a separate crimi...


Poland's Olga Tokarczuk wins Man Booker International Prize

Her novel is a combination of tales of modern day travel with the story of a 17 century anatomist who performed dissection on his amputated leg. The Man Book...


Trump cancels Singapore summit with Kim

He read out Trump's letter to his astonished North Korean minders, who immediately got up, left and made telephone calls themselves. The closing of the site...


Trump blocking critics on Twitter violates Constitution: Judge

The ruling applies to Trump and Dan Scavino , the White House's social media director. "No First Amendment harm arises when a government's 'challenge...


What the USA and North Korea mean when they talk about 'denuclearization'

The dismantling ceremony is scheduled to take place between May 23 and 25, depending on weather. "North Korea summit and talks at various channels", he added. E...


Iran to keep forces in Syria upon Assad's request

The spokesman went on to say that as a committed party to the JCPOA, following the unilateral, illegal and scandalous withdrawal of the USA from the multi-natio...


Ryanair sees profits rise to €1.45bn for financial 2017

The downbeat tone was in stark contrast to Europe's second-biggest low-priced airline, easyJet , which said last week that it anticipated profits would r...


Daughter killed in Texas was a 'lifeline,' dad says

Jaelyn told the mourners that she had been homeschooled up until this year and when she enrolled at Santa Fe High School, Sabika, who had yet to move into the C...


GE Nears Deal To Merge Transportation Unit With Wabtec, Sources Say

The parent had been shopping the unit since November, when GE Chairman and CEO John L. Flannery, stung by the company's poor financial performance and confron...


Stephen Curry scores 35 points for Golden State Warriors vs Houston

The Rockets must win at least one game in Oakland if they are to win the series and it really has to come in Game 4 as overturning a 3-1 deficit would be an imp...


'Nightmare': Pakistan family mourn daughter killed in Texas shooting

But here there was no incident expect for one, at an army school. He learned of her death from turning on the television after iftar, the meal Muslims eat to ...


Weird Lizards In New Guinea Have Green Blood, Muscles, And Bones

In fact, LiveScience reports that these odd skinks are "surprisingly healthy" despite having 40 times more biliverdin in their system than the lethal concen...


Meghan Markle's Dad Wants Her Mom to Give Her Away

Thomas Markle Sr , 73, is reportedly undergoing heart surgery on Wednesday, according to the United States celebrity website TMZ through which, after months...


Putin, Erdogan Agree Trump Was 'Wrong' on Iran Nuclear Deal

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed in phone talks on Thursday the prospects of the Iran nuclear deal i...