Health Care

Flu deaths hit new record, topping 300 in state this season

It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. According to the state agency, 2,418 patients have been hospitalized with confirmed cases...


Ghana Unchanged In Latest FIFA Rankings

Africa's top four sides are unmoved, with Tunisia (23rd), Senegal (27th), Democratic Republic of Congo (39th) and Morocco (42nd) all retaining their spots. Desp...


Patriots' Malcolm Butler Finally Explains Super Bowl Benching

Perhaps we'll get closer to hearing the truth, now that Butler has landed with a new team. Multiple sources , including NFL.com's Ian Rapoport , reporte...


So many people wanted the new Millennial Railcard it crashed the website

Many people turned to Twitter to share their frustration at being unable to get on the website, with #railcard trending on the social networking site. "Spring 2...


Key drivers of high United States healthcare spending identified

Belief: The U.S. spends too little on social services and this may contribute to higher healthcare costs among certain populations. Evidence: The U.S. 'We exp...


Fresh Attack in Plateau Leaves 26 Dead

The troops responded to distress calls to the clash reported by locals. Two soldiers paid the supreme price and seven suspects were arrested in connection with ...


First Case of Measles for 2018 Confirmed in MI

If you were at Newark Airport Monday between 12:45 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., you may have been exposed, according to the state's Department of Health. New Jersey ...


Stephen Hawking popularised science by demystifying complex theories: ISRO chief

But the disease gradually deprived him of mobility and confined him to a wheelchair. "You'd find the average astronomer such as myself doesn't even try to fol...


Smoking can cause hearing loss

Healthcare professionals working in the region will be encouraged to support smokers who choose to quit by vaping. It is not acceptable to require vapers to sha...


U.S. appeals court upholds Texas law targeting sanctuary cities

People protest outside a speech by US Attorney General Jeff Sessions March 7, 2018, in Sacramento, California. The Texas law allows police officers to ask p...


Lead exposure linked to 412000 premature deaths in USA each year

That estimate of premature deaths is 10 times larger than in previous studies, and could put deaths from exposure to the heavy metal on a par with smoking. (or ...


New Rankings Find Our Area Has Least Healthiest, Healthiest Counties In Pennsylvania

The crescent stretching across Brown, Nicollet, Le Sueur and Waseca counties, meanwhile, shared similar measures in health outcomes - all among the top 22 ran...


Indian Deputy High Commissioner summoned over Pakistani diplomat's harassment in New Delhi

It said the counsellor's auto with his children onboard was hit from behind by another vehicle occupied by Indian authorities. "This deliberate bullying is no...


Nigeria promises return of kidnapped schoolgirls

President Muhammadu Buhari said the government had chosen negotiation over the military option and Nigeria was working with global organisations and negotiator...


Keenum: From Minnesota Backup To Starter To New Denver QB

That would leave the Vikings, Cardinals and Jets vying to land ex-Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins , who is expected to sign a record-breaking ...


AAP, Cong to team up, raise sealing issue in Parliament

While Kejriwal previously assured them of all help and even wrote to PM Narendra Modi, he has now called for an all-party meeting in a letter which read that 't...


Bulldogs hosting Nebraska to open NIT

EST tip. When Marquette was more of a sure bet to make the tournament in 2016-'17, players celebrated with fans in the Union Sports Annex, a campus sports bar w...


This is what made Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma fall for each other

Moreover, in this picture, Virat can also be seen enjoying Anushka's gesture of showering love on him. After dating for three years, Virat Kohli and Anushk...


Drew Mahowald: The Vikings and their Chances of Landing Drew Brees

No matter what is taking place right now, there are many who believe it is just a matter of time until Brees dons the black and gold again. They have already be...


Failures put fertility centers in the spotlight

Officials at the University Hospital Fertility Center in Cleveland said Thursday that a similar failure may have damaged 2,000 eggs and embryos. PRW has recei...