Health Care

Android 9 Pie (Go edition) launched for entry-level phones

According to the latest report , the next big flavor update for the celebrated operating system will be Android Pistachio Ice Cream. Android 9 Pie OS sta...


Cheerios and other breakfast cereals found to contain weed-killing chemical

Lab tests conducted by the left-leaning Environmental Working Group (EWG ), a nonprofit advocacy group that specializes in toxic chemicals and corporate accoun...


Starbucks Canada Introduces 2 New Plant-Based Protein Blended Cold Brew Beverages

The beverages are a blend of Starbucks cold brew and plant-based proteins, Banana Date Fruit Blend, and ice. It's gritty, as one might expect from a drink w...


Arrest after 'mass overdose' in U.S. park

While the drug tested by the Drug Enforcement Administration was straight K2, some tested at Yale New Haven Hospital showed traces of fentanyl. Some individ...


World's oldest cheese discovered in 3,200 year-old Egyptian tomb

This revealed peptides associated with dairy products produced by cow milk and either sheep or goat's milk. Researchers may have discovered a jar of the w...


Crews called to almost 100 overdoses in New Haven in 36 hours

As New Haven , Connecticut , Fire Chief John Alston Jr. spoke to reporters about a spate of drug overdoses on Wednesday, he heard shouting coming from behin...


Congo's health ministry says Ebola spreads to 2nd province

In a bid to halt the virus's lethal advance, DRC health authorities said that doctors in Beni had begun using a prototype drug called mAb114 to treat patients...


Overdose total hits 76 in Connecticut park

A city official said more than a dozen people fell ill from suspected drug overdoses on the green and were taken to local hospitals. NEW HAVEN , Conn. "It'...


NYU's Amazing RX for Med Students: Full Scholarships for All

Ultimately, NYU hopes to have an endowment of $600 million to support the effort. At the same time, all current NYU medical students received emails saying the ...


Alphabet Invests $375M In Oscar, Gains A 10% Stake 08/14/2018

And while the new round maintains a similar valuation for the company, it gives Alphabet a 10% share in Oscar . Oscar has been selling health plans under t...


Arrest after dozens overdose in CT park

Three people were arrested, including people who were found on the Green with the drug on them. The Courant said authorities had determined that patients ha...


FDA Approves First Mobile App for Use in Preventing Pregnancy

Nonn said it can be empowering for women and couples, and this new age approach, using apps like Natural Cycles , all comes down to education. FDA said the...


PROGRESSIVE PARADISE? San Francisco Creates $750,000 'POOP PATROL' to Fight Feces

One entrepreneur who is working to help the homeless with hygiene told the Chronicle that the " poop patrol " is a step in the right direction, but it's not e...


Here are the best hospitals in SC, according to new U.S

For example, the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services often rates Rush University Medical Center more highly than Northwestern Memorial Hospital ...


FDA issues voluntary recall for two thyroid medications

The FDA has voluntarily recalled thyroid medicine because of potential problems with an ingredient. Details on the specific lots and product descriptions can ...


The light of your smartphone is making you blind, study reveals

Researchers at the University of Toledo in OH found that our blue-tinted screens are wrecking our eyes and accelerating our risk of blindness. In order to pre...


Man arrested after overdoses at downtown city park

Most were treated at local hospitals, though at least five refused to be transported. He went on to say that there were 52 overdoses just on the New Haven gre...


New research suggest vaping harms lung cells

The researches then added that these effects were similar to the effects caused by regular cigarettes and people with chronic lung disease . While e-cigarette...


One Park, One Day, 41 Overdoses

The New Haven Police Department is investigating the case. Police told WFSB that at least one person was arrested on the green and that an unidentified pe...


Ministry of Health puts St. Catharines overdose prevention site on hold

Data from Toronto Public Health shows that 303 people died in 2017 due to opioid-related causes, up from 186 in 2016. "But to suggest that somehow the evidenc...