Health Care

Georgia "stocking strangler" denied clemency on eve of execution

A lawyer for a Georgia inmate known as the "stocking strangler" says newly discovered evidence proves his client's innocence, and his planned execution this w...


Runaway success: fittest women cut dementia risk by 90%

At the start of the study, in 1968, all of the middle-age women were given an exercise test on a stationary bike in which they cycled until they felt exhausted....


Nigeria's President Reportedly Negotiates Release Of Abducted Schoolgirls

Mr. Buhari is now touring states ruptured by bloodletting in recent months after he had been criticised for not doing so. The President also pledged free and ...


Supreme Court dismisses intervention applications in Ayodhya case

The apex court also rejected a plea of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy seeking to intervene, and ordered revival of Swamy's disposed plea that had sought enforce...


WWE: Highlights of this week's SmackDown

Backstage after the match, AJ told Shinsuke he didn't need help and Shinsuke told him that he will continue to help him, to make sure he is in the best shape ...


Health Alert: Officials Confirm 1st Measles Case In Michigan This Year

If you were at the airport between 12:45 p.m. and 9 p.m. you may have been exposed to the highly contagious disease that includes symptoms of rash, fever, cough...


Trump abandons gun control promises with modest policy proposal

In the wake of the February 14 high school shooting in Parkland , Florida, that left 17 dead, Malloy said the NRA had "in essence become a terrorist organi...


Smoking Could Be Damaging Your Hearing, Research Reveals

It says nicotine replacement therapies are safe, licenced for use in pregnancy , and for people with cardiovascular disease, plus there is now worldwide cons...


House votes down right-to-try bill

But the proposal nonetheless provoked strong reactions in the House and beyond. Pallone's argument against the bill mirrors the argument of other opponents ,...


Nepal's first woman president wins second term

She was supported by the ruling Left alliance. We have made the arrangements to count the votes after the voting concludes, and the vote counting is expected to...


Southwest Virginia fares poorly in new health rankings

Somerset County came in at No. 34. "Livingston County continues to be innovative and collaborative, which are vital to creating a healthier community", Livingst...


Ingalls & Snyder LLC Buys 30230 Shares of Celgene Co. (CELG)

It has outperformed by 120.92% the S&P500. Spears Abacus Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Celgene Corp ( CELG ) by 1.87% based on its latest 2017Q3 regul...


Margot Robbie in talks for Tarantino's Once Upon A Time in Hollywood

As Deadline notes, the film will be similar to Tarantino's cult classic Pulp Fiction , as its set in 1969 Los Angeles, aka "the height of hippy Hollywood". "...


Doc find air pocket where part of man's brain should be

A blood test detected nothing abnormal. In a way, they wouldn't be wrong. A CT scan revealed the pressurized air pocket where his right side of the brain ...


USA spends twice as much as other wealthy countries on health care

The major drivers of high healthcare costs in the US appear to be higher prices for almost everything-from physician and hospital services to diagnostic tests...


Missing employee received early promotion — CDC

According to Atlanta Police, CDC employees told APD investigators Cunningham left because he was upset that he did not get a promotion. News reports and inv...


Unlikely Tottenham player in European Team of the Week after Bournemouth victory

Speaking to The Guardian , Vertonghen said: "We've got the right mentality and I know we have what it takes to get there". "They have always been like an ext...


Chinese takeaways contain five times more salt than a McDonald's Big Mac

In February, new voluntary codes of practice restricting the advertising and marketing in Ireland of high fat, sugar , salt (HFSS) foods, such as snack foods...


Barbershop Pharmacists: A Good Rx for High Blood Pressure

The percentage of hypertensive black men with controlled blood pressure levels increased between 1999-2004 and 2009-2010, according to a 2014 study published...


Lead exposure causes one in three cardiovascular deaths

Lead was once widely used in petrol, plumbing , paint , and other consumer products, but as it emerged that high exposure to the chemical - defined as having ...


Major markets to remain shut today to protest against sealing drive

The sealings, being conducted under the monitor of a court-appointed committee, discontinued after 2012, when the state government proposed the Delhi Master Pla...


PM sets 2025 deadline for TB-Free India

Giving examples, Mr Modi said immunisation programme has been going on for 35 years and till 2014, the work was incomplete. He said with the principle of "tre...


Taiwan hiring outlook highest in Asia-Pacific region in Q2

Both state and national hiring outlook numbers are stronger than the current quarter, when a net of 15 percent of IN employers planned to hire and 19 percent of...


Anushka Sharma shares another picture of love with Virat Kohli

Anushka shared an adorable picture on her Insta handle, in which she can be seen planting a kiss on Virat's cheeks. From a huge sky terrace, jacuzzi, pool deck ...


Serena sets up showdown with sister

They met for the first time in the second round of the 1998 Australian Open which Venus won 7-6 (7/4), 6-1. With 28 previous meetings and a 29th on the way,...


Vikings have 'reached out' to Drew Brees' agent

Brees, 39, is expected to return to the New Orleans Saints . Monday's deadline isn't that big of a deal, really. In other words, they need to work out a deal...


Sanofi and Regeneron to expand U.S. access to Praluent

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Sanofi SA's cholesterol drug Praluent significantly lowered the risk of major adverse heart events in a major study of a...


INX media case: CBI seeks15-day judicial custody of Karti Chidambaram

Arguing for Karti Chidambaram Senior Advocate Dayan Krishnan prayed that Karti should be provided with proper security if he is being sent to judicial custody...


SC woman removed her own eyes as a sacrifice to God

Muthart is now living with her mother after a stint in psychiatric treatment and is trying to reconnect with her religious beliefs despite her disability. "As w...


Ava DuVernay isn't interested in directing a Star Wars movie

Assuming A Wrinkle in Time can hit these projections over the next couple days, while it won't go down as one of Disney's best spring performers, it also wo...