Health Care

Breakthrough high tech test can detect Alzheimer's 30 years before symptoms show

This test gets approval from the scientists of Australia and Japan which boosts the pace of Alzheimer's disease. The researchers pull target peptides out of p...


Another blow to Trump, CDC chief resigns over stock scandal

Fitzgerald. Tobacco claimed another victim Wednesday - President Donald Trump's pick to head the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Having to sell ...


Russian Olympians have doping bans overturned, Sochi results reinstated

The IOC said in a statement that the CAS ruling did not undermine its decision to ban the athletes, saying that the court's decision to uphold it against 11 a...


Cancer 'vaccine' offers hope, proves effective in mice

It can be a devastating ordeal because even if detected and treated early, cancer still has a reasonable chance to be fatal for the patient suffering from it ...


Coffee in California May Soon Come with a Cancer Warning

The nonprofit alleges that some coffee shops, including Starbucks , GP, Gloria Jean's and 7-Eleven, have failed to do so and are therefore in violation of the ...


Restaurants offer Wear Red Day options for American Heart Assn. event

Friday is National Wear Red Day to help raise awareness and advocate for more research for women's heart health . What: Here's your chance to walk through ...


OK Flu-Related Deaths Jumps To 92; More Than 2500 Hospitalizations

The sharp increase in flu cases in SC has prompted at least one hospital to open a mobile unit to help with the patient flow. Officials say the number of flu ...


Pizza Is Healthier Breakfast Option Than Cereal, Dietitian Says

Mornings just became a little more bearable after a nutritionist named Chelsey Amer stated that eating pizza for breakfast isn't just for the severely hungo...


Cancer survival rates improve worldwide, but slower in poorer countries

These countries together account for more than 40 per cent the world's population and a quarter of the global Gross Domestic Product (GDP). "For women diagnos...


FDA wants to stop abuse of Imodium

In efforts to stop those addicted to opioids from abusing anti-diarrhea medication , the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is asking manufacturers of Imodium ...


Britain worse off under any Brexit scenario

But Theresa May dismissed the paper as a draft today , pointing out theymade no attempt to model the kind of comprehensive free trade deal being pursued by t...


Bournemouth Stun Chelsea At Stamford Bridge

Wilson set up Junior Stanislas for the second goal before Stanislas' shot was turned in by Nathan Ake from close range as Bournemouth gained only their th...


Klopp claims broadcasters cut short first half of FA Cup clash

Pardew told The Mirror: "It's nice of Steven to say that". Naturally, this new development has prompted plenty of debate, but as far as I'm concerned only ...


Why City think £56.7m Laporte was worth wait

Maybe one day this club will spend £100 million or £130 million on one player, but we decide not to do it. "I am looking forward to working under manager Pep...


How Much Does Experience Matter in the Super Bowl?

When we go through game film and we go through everything, he's an extremely intelligent player, so I listen to everything that he says". The turnovers will...


"Bell Let's Talk Day" Breaks the Silence on Mental Illness

Mental illness is one of the most common illnesses today, one that strikes young adults during their peak productive years, and carries the double burden of sym...


Miss it? View photos and video of the 'Super Blue Blood Moon'

EST, but the Moon will set less than a half-hour later", NASA said . When you head out for work early Wednesday morning, you're in for a triple treat: a supe...


CHAN: Eagles seek historic final ticket in Sudan showdown

We have not reached this stage by looking down on any team, and we will not start now. "The game against Sudan will be hard, but we have the quality to beat t...


Train carrying members of Congress hits vehicle

Roger Marshall, a doctor who represents Kansas' 1st District, said the train " carrying members and spouses hit something". "There are no reported injuries to...


Low-Carb Diets Increase Odds of Serious Birth Defects

Eighty-one countries, from the U.S. to Uganda, Cuba to Canada, have now introduced mandatory folic acid fortification to foods like flour and cereal to ensu...


This Type of Non-Dairy Milk is the Healthiest, Study Says

Lead author Sai Kranthi Vanga, of McGill University in Montreal, Canada, said: "Though they are popularly advertised as healthy and wholesome, little research...


Tampa Bay area bridges included in deficient bridge report

ARTBA says the pace of improving the nation's inventory of structurally deficient bridges slowed this past year, down only two-tenths of a percent from the numb...


Flu kills 7-year-old boy one day after diagnosis

Kevin's cousin, Michelle Pato, told WRIC that a doctor prescribed medication for Kevin and sent him home. "I guess when the autopsy comes back, we'll know m...


Two more Tulare County women die from flu

The reason for this lapse is most likely because Australia's own flu season, which happened during our summer, did not have such severe versions of this disea...


Study Warns Disrupted Sleep Cycles Could Be Linked To Alzheimer's

The new research shows that circadian rhythm disruption also occurs at a much earlier stage when memories are intact but pre-clinical evidence of Alzheimer's...


Brain 'pacemaker' for Alzheimer's helps gives life back to patients

Sometimes called a " brain pacemaker ", it delivers electrical pulses that alter the activity in specific brain "circuits". Researchers from Ohio State Uni...


Deja Vu: Home Price Gains Being Led by Usual Suspects

And while home prices in general continue to rise past record highs, new home prices are growing at a much slower annual pace than overall home values, a sign t...


How rampant is the flu in your county? Check here

With seasonal influenza activity still high and many area hospitals continuing to report an elevated volume of patients in their emergency departments, Mayor ...


'Mute' Trailer: Duncan Jones' Netflix Movie Looks As Cool As You'd Expect

In Mute , Alexander Skarsgård plays Leo, a mute bartender in Berlin circa 2048 - a neon-lit metropolis full of flying cars and glowing billboard advertisem...


Couple gets parasitic hookworms in feet after walking on beach

Two doctors were stumped by what was causing the swelling, but Mr Zytner said a third doctor recognised the condition, as he had recently seen a similar case fr...