Health Care

Exactly One Year After Donald Trump Became President, the Government Shuts Down

Trump tweeted Friday morning. As the USA government shut down after senators failed to pass a stopgap motion before the midnight deadline, funding has ...


Single Blood Test May Detect Eight Types Of Cancer

For many cancers, diagnosis is a long and challenging process. CancerSEEK is also far less invasive. Early diagnosis is key to reducing cancer-related death...


Navy filing homicide charges against 2 ship commanders

The accident occurred in a heavily traveled commercial shipping area. "Just over two months later - and just days after several of the Fitzgerald's leaders were...


This year's flu season is not the worst in recent years

The flu killed at least 50 million people - one-third of the world's population at the time. To examine this, the researchers enrolled 142 people who were c...


NFC Championship Game predictions

They led 17-0, although the Saints did have 92 yards in penalties, including an illegal-motion penalty that nullified a touchdown pass. Both teams feature s...


Trump will stay in Washington until spending bill passed, reports say

White House Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney speaks during a briefing on a possible government shutdown at the White House in Wa...


League sources believe Jazz will move Rodney Hood by the deadline

Hood is second on the Jazz in scoring on a nightly basis at 16.7 points per game. However, the Jazz are fresh off a 15-point victory over the Kings, led by rook...


Scientists hail huge breakthrough in blood test for cancer

CancerSEEK caught just under half of the cancers that were stage 1, the earliest possible stage, while the detection rates were higher for more advanced cases....


Bournemouth boss Howe adamant Arter, Afobe not for sale

Wigan Athletic to face West Ham United in the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round.Tie will take place at the DW Stadium on the weekend commencing 26 January. With...


MGM Growth Properties (NYSE:MGP) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research

Taubman Centers, Inc. (NYSE:TCO) has declined 13.21% since January 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 13.83% the S&P500. Out of 2 Wall Street ...


Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM), Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY)

Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB boosted its stake in shares of Philip Morris International by 1.6% in the 2nd quarter. Mitsubishi Ufj Trust & Banking Corp sold 71,65...


Larry Nassar sentencing: Olympian Jordyn Wieber delivers powerful testimony

With several events related to the bad crimes committed by former MSU physician Larry Nassar in the news, I want to describe what we are doing to address th...


Public health agencies investigating salmonella connected to Jimmy John's

The two Illinois residents became ill on December 20 and 26, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health, after eating at multiple Jimmy John's restau...


AfDB Disburses $600m Budget Support To FG

Kemi Adeosun, who also expressed gratitude to the AfDB for that 2017 lifeline intervention, requested the bank to quickly complete the remaining $400 million of...


Sunday Faleye's solitary goal secure maximum points for Nigeria

Libya were unable to find a late equalizing goal in the closing stages of the game and in the end, Nigeria secured a 1-0 win over the Mediterranean Knights. Nig...


Flu can be spread without coughs and sneezes

But the new study about how flu spreads reveals that an infected person may pass the infectious virus to others just by breathing. A groundbreaking experi...


Adolescence lasts until 24, scientists say

Puberty is considered to set in when the hypothalamus starts releasing a hormone that triggers a body's pituitary and gonadal glands. Currently, young adults ...


Hot air: Study finds bikram no healthier than other yoga

Study leader Dr Stacy D Hunter, an assistant professor at Texas State University, said: "Previous studies have shown that sauna therapy and various forms of hea...


A Sushi Lover Pulled a 5-Foot Tapeworm Out of His Body

Above, the whole tapeworm laid out on the floor. The patient brought the tapeworm to the hospital when he came for treatment recently. The man thought he was ...


House passes CR, but shutdown still possible

If the Senate managed to pass a bill on Friday night, Trump's plan was reportedly to send a tweet indicating whether or not he would sign it-a strategy th...


Democrats Vote Against CHIP Funding Ahead of 'Schumer Shutdown'

It's been nearly four months since the deadline passed for Congress to re-authorize funding for CHIP and the clock is ticking before states will start running o...


Boko Haram kill 12 persons in Maiduguri

The incident was confirmed by the Commissioner of Police, Mr Daminian Chukwu. Boko Haram militants have killed nine people in two separate attacks in northeas...


United Nations chief: Iran deal must be preserved

A bill was introduced in the US House of Representatives on Thursday aimed at tightening the terms of the Iran nuclear deal , despite Tehran's rejection of c...


Court dashes IPOB hopes, says group lawfully proscribed, tagged terrorist

In a ruling by Justice Adamu Kafarati, the court held that the proscription order made ex-parte on September 20 past year was validly made. He dismissed the con...


Mark Rosen: 'This Vikings Team Is Going To The Super Bowl'

On Sunday, they take on the Philadelphia Eagles , after beating the New Orleans Saints last weekend in a thrilling contest. Pederson had played the doubter car...


Report recommends states curb alcohol availability

All states now have 0.08 thresholds. While all states have 0.08 thresholds now, a Utah law passed previous year lowers the state's threshold to 0.05 on December...


The Vikings miracle win creates an ideal situation for the Eagles

When Bradford suffered a knee injury in Week 1, Keenum took over and started the rest of the way save a brief return by Bradford in Week 5. Quarterback Nick...


Concussions not necessary for CTE to develop

One, in fact, met the diagnostic criteria for early CTE. People can be physically active, as long as they are not asking their brain to think. CTE causes cell...


Philippine volcano 'fireworks' draw tourists as residents flee

More than 34,000 people have been evacuated in an eastern Philippine province as the country's most active volcano spewed fiery lava for the fourth day. "It eru...


Trump's 'overall health is excellent' says doctor, weight loss a goal

Not surprisingly, it drew the ire of Texas Dems and scholars who said the president had misrepresented Jordan's views for political gain. Of course this is a ...