Health Care

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...


Handcuffed man nose-dives over second-floor balcony at courthouse

For some unknown reason, a handcuffed-Rudd bolted from the courtroom and threw himself over the railing where he fell to the floor below. A moment later, a came...


Baahubali: The Conclusion Opens With A Bang In China

After Bajrangi Bhaijaan creating a ruckus in the neighboring land, Indian cinema's Kohinoor Baahubali 2: The Conclusion is all set to throttle Chinese box o...


CDC Warns: Insect Bite Infections Are Rapidly Increasing in US

Dr. Seth Sullivan with Baylor Scott & White says he's not surprised to see these numbers rising. "Although rare, plague was the most common disease resulting fr...


A new survey shows many young Americans are lonely

However, this does not hold true for single parents or guardians, who report to feel lonelier than the other adults who live alone. The report, from health in...


Food for Thought: Keys to Fruitful Fertility

It's one more finding adding to evidence that a healthy diet can help make people more fertile. Scientists examined the diets of almost 5,600 women in Austr...