Health Care

Minimum alcohol price ruling welcomed by Welsh Government

For years Scottish ministers have attempted to hike alcohol prices in a bid to tackle a perceived binge-drinking problem, but the SWA had slammed the proposal a...


The increasing burden of non communicable diseases in India

The contribution of most of the major non-communicable disease groups to the total disease burden has increased all over India since 1990, including cardiovas...


Use antibiotics effectively to reduce drug-resistance

Antimicrobials is the wider term given to drugs used to prevent and treat parasitic, bacterial, viral and fungal infections. - In the United States, at least...


I&B curtain falls on Nude, S Durga

Ghosh confirmed the news to Indian Express but refused to comment further on the issue. We are all working filmmakers and film professionals. The films had ...


Buhari shuns IPOB threat, arrives in Ebonyi

He also inaugurated the 700-metre dual flyover over the Trans-Sahara route, running from Enugu to Cameroon, and the Sen. "As the most populous country in Afri...


Ben Affleck Reveals The Reason He Decided To Play Batman

The filmmaker delivered a almost seven-minute trailer for a " The Terrific Ten ", a superhero flick based on a comic book that Kimmel penned when he was about 1...


Drink coffee and eat plants to strengthen your heart

Researchers used a machine to analyze data from the long-running Framlingham Heart study, which has investigated heart disease for more than 60 years. But, sh...


What Is Kratom? Opioid Alternative Poses 'Deadly Risks,' FDA Warns

Consumers are increasingly using the supplement, which comes from a plant in Southeast Asia, for pain, anxiety and depression, as well as symptoms of opioid wit...


Volunteers needed to make special hats for newborn babies

The American Heart Association and The Children's Heart Foundation co-fund the Congenital Heart Defect Research Awards. Go to http://www.heart.org/littlehatsbi...


Multiple students injured in shooting at elementary school in Northern California

Johnston told local media at least three people are dead, but did not elaborate if any students were among the dead. The gunman was shot and killed by police, a...


National Football League could punish Jerry Jones for trying to stop Roger Goodell's deal

Jones also responded to the report that he may be ousted as owner of the Dallas Cowboys by a so-called " nuclear option " from his fellow owners. "If somebo...


McLaren sets gold standard in Dubai

The dark satin bodywork is accented with gold pinstriping, gold-painted wheels, and a painstakingly lettered spoiler which spells out a quote from McLaren fou...


Trump just nominated this Lebanese-American to join his cabinet

Azar has worked at HHS before: From 2005-07, he was a deputy secretary in the department, and from 2001-05, he was general counsel. Azar, who served as the he...


Obiano's security aides 'withdrawn' - four days to Anambra poll

Don't go out, stay in your house. According to him, "Whether you vote or not, it does not change anything". "There will be no election". We are not going to...


FDA approves first 'trackable' pill Abilify

USA regulators have approved the first pill that contains a digital tracking sensor to alert doctors and caregivers as to whether a patient is taking a medicati...


Skipper Mikel Obi warns Argentina Super Eagles now much improved

Mikel again lost to the Albiceleste at 2008 Olympic Games Final, but found some joy when he played in the side that beat them 4-1 in a friendly game in Abuja i...


World's Oldest Wine Found In Georgia

The discovery, made by researchers from the University of Toronto in Canada and the Georgian National Museum, is also a fitting one. These two sites, Shulaveris...


Body's inability to manage glucose cause of diabetes not sugar, food

Of those in employment, 16% felt discriminated against at work - and 7% had not even told their employer about their diabetes. "People believe that just becau...


Delhi: Man arrested for opening fire near Rohini Court complex

Police officers said that the moment Balle reached near the canteen, the accused, later identified as Abdul Khan, opened fire at him. "Khan shot Vinod in the ...


Fire Breaks Out in Annapurna Studio in Hyderabad, no Casualty

The set which was erected for blockbuster Manam movie that featured Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Nagarjuna , Naga Chaitanya, Akhil and Samantha was reduced to ash...


Jio Special Offer of 100GB Extra Data for Oppo Smartphone Users

Jio is providing "Jio Oppo additional data offer" specially for the Oppo customers. Oppo has launched its one of the flagship smartphone F5 last month. To ava...


Will Meet 'Very Busy' Khattar in Chandigarh on Nov 15, Says Kejriwal

Official sources told UNI that militants attacked a police party at Kajwar, Handwara in Kupwara. While the Punjab Chief Minister had said the Centre should ta...


49ers TE Garrett Celek happy to reward fantasy football owners

Hopefully we can go ahead and turn it around to be competitive, compete - it's sad that I'm sitting here talking about us competing in games instead of talking ...


Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR): What's the Story?

Genesee Valley Trust Co. boosted its stake in shares of Nektar Therapeutics by 0.4% in the third quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of N...


Stop using antibiotics on healthy animals - World Health Organization weighs in on resistance debate

We remind our Nation's medical professionals, veterinarians, and researchers to learn about the appropriate prescribing and use of antibiotics, and remind them ...


New guidelines mean almost half of adults suffer from high blood pressure

The more stringent definition means the share of US adults with high blood pressure will rise from 32 percent to 46 percent. However, there will only be a small...


Sudanese leader to visit Uganda for trade, security talks

A ministry of foreign affairs statement issued here on Saturday said Bashir will visit the east African country for two days starting November 14. Also, Presi...


Salvation Army 'Angel Giving Tree' begins

The Salvation Army is always looking for bell ringers. The Salvation Army's Kettle Appeal was first launched in Barbados over 100 years ago. Help us provide f...


10-Month old baby weighs like a 9-year-old child

Luis Manuel Gonzales weighs 62 pounds and doctors are unable to explain the mystery behind his excessive weight. At two months of age, Luis weighed 10kg (22...


Bill Gates puts up $100 million to fight Alzheimer's

Both are comprised of his personal money, and not made as part of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. "It's a miracle that people are living so much long...