Health Care

Providence St. Mary earns highest grade for hospital safety

In Tulare County, Kaweah Delta received a "B" grade while Sierra View in Porterville got a "C". You can look up an individual hospital using the link attached...


Breast milk can reduce risk of cot death, new study reveals

That is a huge number and past studies surrounding the link between breastfeeding and SIDS have also noticed that the act reduces the risk, but the majority hav...


Sweet dad cheers his son through the infant's first round of shots

But can you blame him? Lee, who didn't realize that Harris was capturing the moment on video , told People "I felt kind of scared a little bit, I knew he w...


India continues to be worst affected by tuberculosis: World Health Organization report

Ten countries including India accounted for 75% of the incidence-treatment enrolment gap for drug-resistant TB. Seven countries accounted for 64% of the total b...


Premature Birth Rate Increases For Second Straight Year In US

Overall, the United States earned a "C" for a premature birth rate of 9.8 percent. 4 states - Vermont, New Hampshire, Washington, and OR - received "A" grad...


NPR news chief Oreskes ousted after harassment allegations

NPR reported late Tuesday that an NPR employee, Rebecca Hersher, had registered a complaint about Oreskes in October 2015, a few months after Oreskes was hired ...


Analyst EPS Estimates Coverage: Altria Group, Inc. (MO)

Balentine LLC raised its position in shares of Altria Group by 32.4% in the 2nd quarter. Waldron LP now owns 26,627 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,9...


Michigan CPA confused online with Trump adviser George Papadopoulos after guilty plea

Papadopoulos kept senior campaign officials informed about his efforts and they encouraged him but made clear they wanted to keep some distance publicly. So bas...


Perez Hilton Joins The #Movember Movement! And You Should Too!

The Movember Foundation is the leading global men's health charity, funding over 1 200 men's health projects in 21 countries worldwide - focused on men's heal...


Climate Change Affects People's Health Worldwide, New Study Says

Audio will be available later today . "Those on low incomes, Māori, Pacific people, children and older people will be hit first and hardest, but nobody will ...


Massive Data Breach Of Personal Information Reported In Malaysia

Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Salleh Said Keruak said the government was committed to initiating steps to resolve the matter, believed to ...


Jaipur Mayor to send opponents of 'National Anthem, Vande Mataram' to Pak!

The directive, issued by the office of the Jaipur Municipal Corporation, says the initiative is aimed at instilling a sense of "patriotism" among officials an...


Methodist Children's Hospital brings Halloween parade to young patients

Joseph's Children Hospital. Each department also competes in a costume contest and has planned Halloween activities for the kids. The hospital has been host...


Rohit: We have the two best death bowlers

For home fans, the incredible form of Virat Kohli was the biggest takeaway. "It is always fun batting with you (Kohli)", the opener said. "It was just about t...


AstraZeneca's Calquence Granted FDA Accelerated Approval

Mantle cell lymphoma , a rare and fast-growing cancer affecting the body's immune system, represents between 3 percent and 10 percent of all non-Hodgkin lymphom...


If You Thought Alzheimer's Disease Only Started In The Brain, Think Again

The drink, called Souvenaid is aimed at treating "the root cause" of Alzheimer's, which is the loss of brain synapses. "That might allow more amyloid-beta t...


Local schools march to third place finishes

The Tournament of Bands is one of the largest competitive band organizations in the country, divided into thirteen chapters, which encompass nine states in the ...


Sheriff says officer fired shots in Las Vegas gunman's room

Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo now admits that an officer fired his weapon inside the hotel suite of mass murderer Stephen Paddock on the night of the dead...


'Impious'? Outrage Over Anne Frank Name on New German Train

Critics say that the way the Deutsche Bahn (DB) has chosen to commemorate Frank is at least controversial and insensitive, given the story of the girl diarist's...


Why is this Japanese company offering their nonsmoking employees paid leaves?

But Piala Inc isn't the only company to regulate in-house smoking as the Japanese government is working to prevent second-hand smoking in the country ahead of t...