Health Care

Scientists unveil blood test for early signs of Alzheimer's

It's too early to say for sure, but a new blood test demonstrating a 90% accuracy rate could help scientists identify toxic proteins in the brain. By assessin...


New York State Inmates Will Receive Free Tablets While Serving Time

Anthony J. Annucci, the corrections department acting commissioner, called the new prison perk a "groundbreaking move", in a Twitter statement Tuesday. The co...


CDC Director Brenda Fitzgerald resigns over stock holdings

But her resignation came shortly after a meeting with CDC senior leadership, according to Politico , and a day after the publication reported Fitzgerald ...


Go Red For Women February events

You go for runs, limit your donut consumption, and have never smoked a cigarette. In celebration of National Wear Red Day and National Heart Month organizat...


Increased cases of influenza reported, flu protection encouraged

As of mid-January, such visits had surpassed every flu season except 2009-10, when a new flu strain caused a global pandemic. "There are people that are sic...


FDA calls for packaging change to opioid antidiarrheal to limit overdose risk

The new rules will also seek to eliminate the sale of loperamide in large bottles - sales that typically occur via the Internet, Gottlieb said . The maximum ...


Manchester City lash West Bromwich to move 15 points clear

De Bruyne was obviously inspired by McClean's crude lunge - one which, correctly, earned him a booking - and moments later attempted an audacious chip from just...


Replay of the launch of GovSat 1 aboard a Falcon 9 rocket

The successful GovSat-1 mission comes as SpaceX preps for the much-anticipated launch of its massive three-booster Falcon Heavy on 6 February. Prior to launch...


Trump talks immigration, terror and trade in State of the Union address

BYU political science professor Ken Stiles said Trump was very positive in the beginning, but around the middle he took a more negative turn as he discussed...


Nigeria beat Sudan 1-0 to advance to African Nations Championship final

The first half ended 1-0 in Nigeria's favour despite Sudan's dominance in the later part of the half. Before kick-off, Coach Salisu Yusuf had to rue his ina...


Stargazers prepare for 'Super Blue Blood Moon' lunar eclipse

Surprisingly and wonderful, this month has total two full moons in the month of January 2018, and according to all the interested scientists and NASA itse...


Trump's State of Union address 'most tweeted ever'

Many Democrats did not stand up and applaud Trump when it came to this component of the immigration policy, as it contradicts their line on immigration. ...


Super Blue Blood Moon

Check: Noragami Season 3 Release Date and Spoilers . The western USA should have good viewing, too, along with Russian Federation. And the visibility travels t...


Soy milk said to be the best plant-based milk alternative

The researchers compared the nutritional qualities of 240ml of these unsweetened non-dairy drinks to cow's milk. Plant milk has been consumed for centuries, b...


FM Zarif slams U.S. arms sales to non-democratic tyrannies

Earlier, UN Ambassador Nikki Haley took her fellow Security Council members to Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington to show them the missile debris. This ...


Folic acid: new study a 'game-changer' in campaign to fortify foods

The research was conducted by experts from Queen Mary University of London and the School of Advanced Study at University of London. They believe around 3...


Federal Bureau of Investigation agent accidentally kills kidnap victim he was trying to save

The Conroe police and the Montgomery County District Attorney's office will investigate and prosecute the kidnapping and robbery at Valladares' home, Montgomery...


Highway 12 bridge ranked as most structurally deficient in the state

Augustine, built in 1958, was also found to be deficient, as was the USA 301 bridge over Alligator Creek in Starke, which was also one of Florida's 25 most-heav...


Is disrupted sleep an early sign of Alzheimer's disease?

Alzheimer's has always been associated with body clock problems, but for the first time, a study looked at the relationship of sleep-wake cycles as an indicator...


Capitec and PSG shares on rollercoaster ride after Viceroy report

SARB said as part of its mandate, it monitors the safety and soundness of all banks, including Capitec Bank Limited (Capitec). The firm was responding to a Ca...