Health Care

Japan's Emperor Akihito to Abdicate in April 2019

His abdication will mark the end of the Heisei era, and he would be immediately succeeded by his son Crown Prince Naruhito on 1 May, which would start a new i...


Novartis and Amgen's erenumab succeeds in phase 3 episodic migraine trial

During the trial, patients were either injected with the new drug Erenumab, or a placebo. "CGRP treatments work both acutely and preventatively for the treatm...


When PM Narendra Modi meets 'little Modi' in Gujarat

Please Wait while comments are loading. The PM said, "I know clearly how much will it cost me politically, but I am ready for that too". Referring to demonet...


OSDH: First Two Flu Deaths Of The Season Reported

The possibility of a "flu-pocalypse" is being talked about after record numbers of patients were diagnosed with influenza in Australia , whose flu season jus...


Pitino seeks $35 million from UofL Athletic Association

Citing that investigation, a sex scandal involving the men's basketball team and a marred reputation, the university unanimously fired Pitino Oct. 16. The gov...


Tiger Woods: Fourteen-time major victor returns after nine months out injured

The 14-time major victor subsequently underwent spinal fusion surgery in April, his fourth back operation in the space of three years, but for the second year i...


More than half United States toddlers face obesity

The projections come at a time when the obesity rate in the USA have stabilised a little, particularly among children between the age of 6 and 11, the rate ha...


Dogs are smarter than cats

The answer is, no, dogs are smarter than cats, at least as far as brain function goes. Researchers from Vanderbilt University , University of California Davi...


US GDP surges to best level since 2014

The strong performance was led by a marked increase in business investment, and occurred despite widespread damage caused by two major hurricanes during the qua...


Alexandre Lacazette will miss Manchester United clash, confirms Arsene Wenger

And this time he's dishing out more positive news. Oezil has been linked with a move to Barcelona and Manchester United , while Sanchez nearly joined Manche...


High hopes for the Blackcaps against West Indies says Trent Boult

Speaking to reporters here yesterday in the build-up to the opening Test at the Basin Reserve, the 29-year-old said the Caribbean side had been prone to up-and-...


Padmavati row: CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi appears before parliamentary panel

The film had been given a U/A certificate by the censor board. The 2D application came to them a while back. While various historians claim that Rani Padmini ...


Oregon State to hire Washington's Jonathan Smith as head coach, report says

The new Beavers head coach has also been a offensive coordinator at Montana, a quarterbacks coach at Boise State and Idaho and a graduate coaching assistant at ...


World Malaria Report 2017

The report said 216 million people in 91 countries were infected with malaria in 2016, an estimated five million more cases than in 2015. It also accounts for...


6% of cancer cases linked to obesity or diabetes

Although, if taken separately, being overweight led to twice as many cancer cases as diabetes, the study showed. More than one in 20 cancers worldwide are att...


United Kingdom gives Pfizer world's first over-the-counter Viagra approval

It's just been announced that Viagra - the medication used to treat erectile dysfunction in men - will be available to buy over the counter at pharmacies as o...


HIV Being Diagnosed Sooner After Infection — CDC

According to the study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the estimated time it takes to get an HIV diagnosis from time of infection is ...


Bigg Boss 11: Bandgi Kalra wants to break up with Puneesh Sharma?

Bandgi actually cuts a chunks of Hina's hair during the task and when people tell her that Hina actually trimmed her own hair to scare her, Shilpa Shinde give...


After Kerala HC's nod, censors raise red flag on S Durga

And it is a wrap for International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2017. while the closing ceremony of IFFI 2017 in Goa remained a starry affair with celebs lik...


Firearm Deer Season Opens in Maryland

Fewer hunters took to the woods this year. "So far today there's been about 8 people check-in deer and the rest have been coming in since yesterday buying the...