Health Care

CDC seeks to address antibiotic resistance

Even more, 25% of the samples taken by the CDC researchers during their study presented bacteria with modified genes which are making the treatment even more ha...


Police investigate reports of "zombie" raccoons in Ohio

Raccoons in northeast OH have been displaying freaky, zombie-like behavior that has frightened area residents. He put the dogs back in the house, but said the...


Second City SUES CALIFORNIA Over 'Sanctuary' Laws — WEST COAST REVOLT

Huntington Beach, California became the second city in Orange County to officially sue the state over its "unconstitutional" and unsafe "Sanctuary City" policie...


DNA test reveals a woman's biological father was her parents' fertility doctor

They specified the donor must be a university student who was taller than 6 feet and had brown hair and blue eyes. In 1980, Ashby and Fowler chose to resort t...


Sensex Surges 400 Points, Rupee Rises To Below 65/Dollar: 10 Updates

Stocks such as Brigade Enterprises (up 1.55 per cent), Housing Development & Infrastructure (up 1.23 per cent), Phoenix Mills (up 1.13 per cent), Godrej Prop...


Shoalwater: alleged drunk driver charged over pedestrian death

On top of the good behaviour bond she received she was also suspended from driving for nine months and will have to keep an interlock breath test device fitted ...


Skymet, too, forecasts a normal monsoon

India terms the monsoon to be average, or normal, when the rainfall is between 96 per cent and 104 per cent of a 50-year average of 89 centimetres for the entir...


Snow monkeys cut stress with hot soaks in winter

The team led by Rafaela Sayuri Takeshita at Kyoto University's Primate Research Institute observed 12 monkeys at Jigokudani Monkey Park in Nagano Prefecture...


In Jodhpur for Blackbuck case verdict, Saif Ali Khan misbehaves with driver

Tiger Zinda Hai actor was accused of killing 2 blackbucks on the intervening night of 1-2 October in 1998 in Bhagoda ki Dhani in Kankani village near Jodhpur ...


Four Tests a summer not enough: Williamson

Ish Sodhi and Neil Wagner were not even born in New Zealand but they acquired the local characteristics in time to thwart England . "It's frustrating. Ma...


Marijuana could help reduce opioid addiction, study says

When states implemented medical marijuana laws , however, the annual opioid prescription rate declined by nearly 6%, or approximately 39 fewer prescriptions fo...


FDA Orders Kratom Recall for Salmonella

The FDA has been warning against its use in general and later issued a large voluntary recall notice after some samples were found to be contaminated with ...


Harvey man booked with 100 counts of child pornography

According to court documents, officers from the Jonesboro Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children Division executed a search warrant on March 27 at...


Flu season claims 86 lives in Alberta, hospitalizes more than 2800

Between the two strands, Influenza A is the more aggressive illness, but the flu is still the flu says Ranta. "There were 63 influenza B hospitalizations ...


Studies link legal marijuana with fewer opioid prescriptions

Opioid prescriptions tend to decrease in USA states that adopt medical marijuana laws or legalize recreational use of pot, two different research teams have...


IISc Bengaluru, JNU among top 10 universities

IISc, JNU and BHU were ranked the top three universities, while the IIMs dominated the management institutes category - IIM-Ahmedabad placed first, followed by ...


CDC sounds alert on antibiotic-resistant 'nightmare bacteria'

The CDC's National Healthcare Safety Network was successful in isolating the infected patients in the cases identified past year, official said, though not all ...


Grindr will stop sharing users' HIV data with third-party companies

Grindr will stop sharing the HIV data of its users following a BuzzFeed report that the same-sex hookup app was sending personal information to third-party...


National Donate Life Month

According to a media release, those assembled also "planted" more than 100 blue and green pinwheels to commemorate organ donors. That page of the form will be f...


Stephen Metcalfe MP Welcomes Ban on Ivory Sales

The US federal ban exempts all items older than 100 years as well as items with up to 50 per cent ivory content . The U.K. has allowed ivory products crafted...