Health Care

PDP Tells Buhari To Learn From Ghanaian President

President Akufo-Addo yesterday swore in three more persons to represent the country's interest overseas. "All these efforts, I am aware, have made Ghana to be...


Turkey announces preliminary end date of Olive Branch Op. in Afrin

After the attack, Meryem (3), Esra (7) and Zeynep (13) with their mother Hatice (30), were rushed to a hospital in Turkey's border province of Hatay. "Because o...


Number of flu-related deaths in CT jumps to 112

The number of deaths due to the flu rose by five in the past week to bring the total number to 184 in what was already the state's deadliest flu season since th...


Infants Resembling Father Grow Healthier Than Others, New Review Suggests

Co-conducted by researchers from Binghamton University , State University of NY, the team looked at 715 families in which babies lived with only their mother. ...


Buhari receives World Cup trophy, hosts Eagles

Maybe it [the World Cup trophy] will be kept by the Super Eagles. He noted that he thought Greece [his country] was very passionate about football but he had ...


Student arrested after report of gun in Smyrna High School

Asked whether she supports any of the measures the students have proposed, such as a ban on assault rifles, DeVos said, "The president has advanced a number of ...


Dalai Lama Event Moved after India Warns Top Officials to Stay Away

Dagpo. The Tibetan government in exile's administration had approached BJP MP Anurag Thakur, who heads Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association, for giving the glob...


Trump Can't Even Beat an Unnamed Democratic Candidate in 2020 Election Poll

Feinstein still leads in the polls and may not be seriously threatened in California's so-called jungle primary system, which places all candidates, regardles...


Opioids Don't Treat Chronic Pain Any Better Than Ibuprofen

A year in, nonopioid patients reported slightly less pain than the patients on opioids, and the two groups functioned equally well when it came to how much the ...


Aadhaar not must for entrance tests like NEET: Centre to SC

The Supreme Court , in its interim order, on Wednesday said that Aadhaar card was not a compulsory or mandatory identity proof for taking NEET 2018 exami...


Franklin cheerleading team, thousands of others exposed to mumps at Texas competiton

A person with the virus attended the National Cheerleaders Association All-Star National Championship in Fort Worth, which drew crowds from 39 states, between...


IPL 2018: Delhi Daredevils officially name Gautam Gambhir as their new captain

Delhi Daredevils skipper Gautam Gambhir along with Manjot Kalra and Naman Ojha. The DD appointed another World Cup victor Ricky Ponting as their coach and ...


CBI Seeks Court Nod For Narco Analysis Test on Karti Chidambaram

Mr. Karti's writ petition alleged that the ED was conducting its investigation under the anti-money laundering law without an Enforcement Case Information Repor...


China leads charge against USA tariffs at WTO meeting

At play is the most immediate of the EU's proposed three-pronged response to the Trump tariffs. He said members of his organisation "must make every eff...


EU's Tusk says 'we don't want to build a wall' with UK

May has refused to accept the EU's draft withdrawal agreement as it suggests Northern Ireland may need to effectively stay in the customs union and single marke...


Overdoses in PA emergency rooms nearly doubled, according to CDC report

That rate of increase was the third highest in the country, behind only Wisconsin, where overdose cases went up 109 percent, and DE, where they went up 105 perc...


Officials say 16 more flu deaths reported in SC

If the season lasts 20 weeks, as most seasons do, it should end in about five weeks, he said. "We strongly encourage everyone to continue practicing the impor...


Press focuses on hate speeches petitions, Buhari's visit to troubled states

President has been in the country and never thought it necessary to pay a condolence visit to any of these states until Nigerians raised the alarm alleging a ma...


Best and worst states for women in 2018

These scores, in turn, were calculated using data that ranges from job security for women and the share of women-owned businesses to the quality of women's hosp...


Actress Cynthia Nixon considers primary challenge to NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Mr. Cuomo brushed off Ms. Nixon's possible challenge, and the involvement of former de Blasio operatives, in an unrelated conference call with reporters on Tu...


FDA Authorizes First Direct-to-Consumer BRCA Mutation Test

As geneticist Eric Topol notes on The Verge , the three variants tested here only make up a small percentage of hundreds of known mutations. The first consum...


A New Study Shows ER Visits for Overdoses Are Skyrocketing

Beforehand the office took a gander at death from opioids, which fall behind reports from crisis rooms. Because research shows that having one overdose is a go...


Don't Believe Anything You Hear About the Browns Ahead of the Draft

If he successfully transitions to the edge, he's going to be a really good player. That's not always necessarily a bad thing as some players stood out and saw...


Trump on EU Trade Threat: 'They Can Do Whatever They'd Like'

Theresa May has told Donald Trump of her "deep concern" at his plan to impose tariffs on steel and aluminium imports into the US. "The new tax reform la...


Tillerson to take first Africa trip next week

Tillerson will travel to "N'Djamena, Chad; Djibouti, Djibouti; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Nairobi, Kenya; and Abuja, Nigeria", between March 6 and 13, department sp...


Hyd Man Chops Son's Hand for Watching Adult Film

Now, that's a little extreme. When the young man returned on Monday, the father and son argued again about the pornography before Qayyum picked up a butcher's...


Plans to cut excess calorie consumption unveiled

Duncan Selbie, chief executive of PHE, said: "Industry can help families by finding innovative ways to lower the calories in the food we all enjoy and promo...


E-cigarettes introduce same toxins into the body as traditional cigarettes

It includes top ranked graduate schools of dentistry, medicine, nursing and pharmacy; a graduate division with nationally renowned programs in basic, biomedic...


Neurosurgeon and CEO Suspended After Brain Surgery Mix-Up in Kenya

The Daily Nation reported last week that "in a miracle of some sort", the patient , who was not publicly identified, is in good condition, and the one who ha...


Veteran Bollywood actress Shammi passes away at 89; film industry expresses grief

Amitabh Bachchan and Priya Dutt also offered their condolences on Twitter, recounting her charming persona and infectious laughter. "Shammi Aunty. prolific ac...