Health Care

Scientists develop drug that could treat hair loss

Have Japanese scientists found the cure for male baldness by using tiny "hair follicle germs"? The researchers said that the few drugs which are now available ...


Illnesses on the rise | VitalSigns

In addition to scaring the nation away from ever eating a poppy seed again, the CDC was making an important point about just how small a tick can be. The goal...


Tourism's carbon footprint is four times larger than first thought

But now for the first time ever, a new study has calculated the environmental impact of the world's tourism industry, ranging from flights, accommodations, an...


#GetLoud: mental health week in Nanaimo tackles variety of themes

We would welcome a review of 16-19 funding which recognises the additional costs of supporting large numbers of those with mental health needs. A number have st...


Buhari Travels to United Kingdom for Medical Reasons

According to Bago, Buhari's visit to United States was a testimony to the high regard with which the worldwide community now view Nigeria. "The doctor reque...


Coli infection linked to lettuce reported in ND

California now leads the nation with 24 cases, followed by Pennsylvania with 20 and Idaho with 11. The misdiagnosis can delay treatment and increase the risk ...


Woman's runny nose turns out to be fluid leaking from her brain

Her symptoms started a couple of years after, she said. "Everywhere I went I always had a box of Puffs, always packed in my pocket" Jackson of Omaha, Nebraska...


NEET 2018: Lakhs Of Students To Appear At 2255 Examination Centres Today

About 1,20,792 candidates will appear for the test from the state in 226 centres spread across thedistricts of Thiruvananthapuram , Kollam, Kottayam, Alapuzh...


Man charged after trying to burn down motel to 'barbecue sex offenders'

According to authorities, Jorge Francisco Porto-Sierra made no secret about what he wanted to do at a Florida hotel on March 7. He also allegedly poured gasol...


Troops Rescue 1000 Hostages From Boko Haram Captivity in Bama

Nigeria's army claims to have freed more than 1,000 Boko Haram hostages, including women and children. The statement also reiterated the resolve of the Nige...


Walmart To Add Policy Aimed At Curbing Opioid Abuse

It also will follow laws in states that require acute opioid prescriptions for less than seven days. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CD...


United Nations says Afghan air raid in April killed 30 children

The spokesperson, Zia Durrani, says 15 Taliban fighters were killed and 11 others were wounded in the gunbattle. Afghan officials had no immediate comment on th...


Melanoma Monday: Protecting your family from skin cancer

Screenings will be held at four Phoenix area locations on Monday, from 8 a.m.to 3 p.m. "Even though it doesn't seem that warm out now, it is a factor". The A...


California Surpasses UK to Claim World's 5th Largest Economy

California's economy makes up 14.3 percent of the entire U.S. GDP, BEA data show. The huge economic boom was mainly due to the Golden State's tech industry...


Scientists discover another reason for why hair turns gray

Cells known as melanocytes make up melanin and give our hair its colour. "Perhaps, in an individual who is healthy yet predisposed for gray hair, getting an ...


European visitor may have exposed WNYers to measles

Anyone else who was present during the exposure times is at risk of developing measles, and should monitor themselves for symptoms. Anybody who was at the On...


APC Cancels Governorship Primary In Ekiti Over Violence

The aggrieved agents of one of the aspirants grabbed three of the ballot boxes and smashed them. Abejide, who observed that the accreditation of delegates wen...


QA Hospital to help NHS rectify breast screening computer error

In England, black women are almost twice as likely to be diagnosed with advanced breast cancer as white women, according to a 2016 study by Cancer Research UK...


Mangala Samaraweera holds discussion with ADB to expedite projects in Sri Lanka

Asked about trade friction between the US and China, ADB President Takehiko Nakao said Thursday that so far mounting friction has not measurably hurt that act...


Christina Aguilera releases new Kanye West-produced single, Accelerate

After filming shows, Aguilera shares that she would take off her makeup and blast music to try and snap herself out of the "tv mode". The Grammy-winning songs...