Health Care

Household cleaners may alter kids’ gut flora, contribute to being overweight

When those children with higher levels of Lachnospiraceae were 3 years old, their body mass index (BMI) was higher than children who do not live in homes that...


Taking Baby Aspirin Every Day Can Actually Have Serious Health Risks

However the medicine was linked with an increased risk of serious bleeding, in line with previous findings. In healthy elderly people who never had a heart at...


Apple Introduces $749 6.1-inch iPhone Xr

A major highlight of the new models is support for dual-SIM and dual standby (DSDS), though this is implemented with an eSIM in place of the second SIM for most...


Apple iPhone Xs, Xs Max: 5 coolest features

As Business Insider revealed, a few stealthy sites were able to dig into Apple's own website code to uncover details about the new phones - the iPhone XS,...


USA threatens ban to fight teenage vaping epidemic

E-cigarettes have become the most commonly used tobacco product by kids, with more than 2 million middle and high school kids using the product in 2017, the fed...


Popular NSAID pain reliever linked to serious heart health risk

A review by European health officials confirmed the finding, and said patients should no longer use diclofenac if they have a heart condition, or have previ...


Over 35% in India low on physical activity

About 40 percent of adults in the US and 36 percent in the United Kingdom don't meet the minimum requirement for exercise. Yet among the global population, on...


Blood-testing startup Theranos said to be closing

Holmes and her ex-boyfriend Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani were indicted back in June on nine counts of wire fraud and two counts of conspiracy to commit wire fraud...


Vanilla Ice aboard plane quarantined at JFK Airport

Eleven people aboard an Emirates airline flight from Dubai were taken to NY hospitals with a mystery ailment after scores of passengers and crew complained of...


Everything We Know About Captain Marvel

She adds, "But what makes her special is just how human she is". Some old Marvel characters are also set to return including Samuel L. Jackson's Nick F...


'Rat Fever' Cases Rise After Kerala Floods,12 Dead Since August 1 | Read

The three died of suspected rat fever are Prakashan (43) of Puthanur, Ezhakkad, Mundur, who died in Coimbatore Medical College; Nirmala (50), daughter of Kutt...


SA officially free of listeriosis

They will be finished somewhere around the middle of October and then we will go and test and make a new announcement. Health officials announced in March t...


Theranos Set to Dissolve As Company Defaults On Fortress Loan

It is the latest twist in one of the most dramatic rise-and-fall stories United States business has ever seen and comes three months after Elizabeth Holmes , w...


Meghan McCain Glares At Vice President Mike Pence During Her Father's Funeral

Pence said , "John McCain will be missed". Before his death, McCain requested Trump not attend his funeral. Pence then praised McCain's service in Congre...


'Cluster' of cases of Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Surrey

This is a serious situation since there are no vaccines that can prevent Legionnaires' disease, which is bacterial pneumonia, caused by the Legionella bacteria...


Experts Just Changed Their Car Seat Safety Guidelines To Keeps Kids Safe

The new guidelines don't give an exact time to make the switch as it depends on the auto seat and size of the child. "Every month that a child rides rear-faci...


Blood pressure drug recalled, potentially life-threatening label mix-up

Bottles of 100 tablets of hydrochlorothiazide were incorrectly labeled and instead contained 100 25 mg tablets of spironolactone , according to a patient compl...


IL reports first death in 2018 from West Nile virus

For those who are bitten by mosquitoes, Davis said roughly 80 percent of those who contract the West Nile virus don't actually present symptoms. The state ...


Andrew Gillum Bucks Projections, Is Florida Democrats' Choice For Governor

Obama called for establishing a "voting rights division" within the Department of Justice (DOJ) to combat "voter fraud" and what he said were efforts to "disc...


Andrew Gillum: the progressive vying to be Florida's first black governor

The DeSantis campaign, however, said there were no racial undertones in his comments. The panel on "The Five" said Florida gubernatorial candidate Ron De...


STD Rates Skyrocket for Fourth Straight Year — CDC

Almost 2.3m cases of chlamydia , gonorrhoea and syphilis were diagnosed in the United States in 2017, scientists found. Experts suspect that with newer drugs...


Rogers wins GOP primary for Arizona House seat

Perhaps no other race in the country demonstrates the competing strains on the modern Republican Party than the three-way GOP primary for the Senate seat now he...


McConnell slows push to name building for McCain

Over the past two years he has stood out as a key rival and critic of U.S. President Donald Trump . His 82nd birthday would've been today, August 29. Ducey ech...


Trump Breaks Near-Silence on Death of Sen. John McCain

Graham said he's bringing kleenex with him, since McCain's "desk is right by mine and that's what I can't look" at. "I have made mistakes, but I hope my love ...


Trumps, Obamas, Texas lawmakers react to Sen. John McCain's death

John McCain fought in Vietnam war and was captured and imprisoned in 1967. He served four years in the House before Arizona voters elected him to the Senate ...