Health Care

North Korea Denies Aiding Syria with Chemical Weapons

The Times reports , "North Korean missile technicians have also been spotted working at known chemical weapons and missile facilities inside Syria, according...


Ben Enwonwu's 'Tutu' sells for $1.65m after 40 years of 'ghosting'

After decades of being lost, a portrait of a Nigerian princess dubbed the " African Mona Lisa " sold at a London auction this week for £1.2 million ($1.7 mill...


New system of classifying diabetes 'could revolutionise treatment'

But a new study suggests that there may actually be five different types of the disease-some of which may be more unsafe than others. "More accurately diagnosin...


Rain possible late this afternoon

Rainfall should begin late Thursday night and continue into Friday night , when there could be a mix of snow as temperatures plunge. Wind gusts as high as 49...


Khloe Kardashian Faces Backlash for Traveling to Tokyo While 8 Months Pregnant

She captioned the image: "In my element". Despite their solid romance, Khloe - who was previously married to Lamar Odom from 2009 until their divorce was ...


Military Kills Five Boko Haram, Loses Two Officers in Borno

The UN confirmed three aid workers were killed in the attack in Rann and said a female nurse was missing, feared abducted. "Our deepest condolences go to the ...


Flu Deaths Reported Last Week in NC

The flu season usually runs through May. The University of Tennessee Medical Center said one more person died as a result of the flu in their March 2 report, ...


Nigeria gives description of 110 missing schoolgirls

About 100 of the Chibok girls have never returned to their families nearly four years later. Yakubu Dogara, on Tuesdaydemanded that security agencies take respo...


On Saudi Arabia's military shake-up

No reason was given for the changes, which were announced in a series of late-night royal decrees approved by King Salman on Monday. "The changes come on the ...


Outrage as doctor performs brain surgery on wrong person

One patient needed surgery for a blood clot on the brain, the other only non-invasive treatment for swelling. The first man's clot had been spotted on a CT sc...


Church holds blessing ceremony featuring AR-15 rifles

One church is getting a lot of attention, and backlash, for a worship ceremony involving AR-15 rifles and other guns. "People have the right to bear arms , a...


Are non-smokers going to get extra vacation breaks?

The report that makes a space in the headlines is the update about these extra vacations days that the non-smokers can get. Well, around 28% of smokers also a...


Myanmar defends military build-up on Bangladesh border

The United Nations Refugee Agency has expressed concern that thousands of people staying on the strip of land dubbed "no man's land", laying just beyond Myanmar...


Browns GM John Dorsey Willing To Trade No. 1 Draft Pick

Who might be interested in dialing him? The NFL Combine is this week and the Cleveland Browns pretty much own the top of the draft with two picks in the t...


Gov. Scott Pushes School Safety Reform In Palm Beach County

Scott. That includes one officer for every 1,000 students per school, in place before the start of the 2018-19 school year. "We've got to make sure we have co...


What happened to missing CDC scientist?

His sister, Tiara Cunningham , told the New York Times , "I feel like I'm in a frightful " Black Mirror " episode", which is a hit sci-fi show produced by N...


Kim Jong Nam knew his life was 'in danger' months before murder

One of the sources said the Kims used Brazilian passports, which clearly show both their pictures, to attempt to obtain visas from foreign embassies, adding thi...


1 in 14 women smoke while pregnant, new report shows

The 7.2 percentage of women who smoked is lower than it was in 2011, when about 10 percent of women in the United States reported smoking during their last thre...


Lassa Fever Cases Rise to 317, Surpass 2017 Total

Some of the states most affected by the outbreak are Edo, which has recorded the highest number of suspected cases, Ondo and Ebonyi. Four health workers are a...


Selfies make your nose look 30% bigger, study says

If you're wondering if your selfies make your nose look fat, the answer could be yes. If humans were meant to take attractive selfies, they would be born with...