Medicine

S'pore suspends poultry imports from Tennessee

At this time, no other facilities are experiencing an increase in mortality rates due to HPAI. Tyson Foods has confirmed it is " responding aggressively " w...


Soy Foods Are Good For Breast Cancer Patients

In that study, the authors evaluated the association between daily consumption of natural isoflavones and all-cause mortality in 6,235 Canadian and United State...


People born in the 90's face increased risk of colon cancers

The reasons aren't clear quite yet, but she suggests that behavioral factors may be partly responsible for the rise. Ms Siegel added: "Educational campaigns a...


The History Girl: Trudy Harrison becomes Copeland's first Tory since 1930s

To laughter, Jeremy Corbyn denied he had done so and when pushed on the matter, he refused to elaborate and said: "Thank you for your question". "What we've...


Heroin Overdoses In US Surge 25 Percent Since 2010

However, the new report details some striking changes in two areas: First, the specific drugs involved in the deaths; and second, the age groups of the people...


ICC Judgement: ANC Government Must Rethink the Wisdom of ICC Withdrawal

The South African government's decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC) last October was unconstitutional, invalid and must be revoked, ...


Princess Cristina of Spain Found Not Guilty of Tax Fraud

He is the first member of the family of a King of Spain to be condemned to prison in modern times. Urdangarin - who was found guilty on counts including fraud...


Americans Are Still Stressed About the Election

A new survey revealed that Americans are indeed stressed when thinking about the future of their nation under Trump's presidency. Majorities of both Republica...


New fathers need help with depression: New Zealand study

Their symptoms were ranked on the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale, a screening tool that's also used in women who've given birth. Overall 8.3 per cent of...


Thousands rally on opposing sides at Planned Parenthood

Other rallies were held at Planned Parenthood clinics across Iowa, including in Cedar Falls, Des Moines, Iowa City and Sioux City. But in some cities, including...


Facebook Releases New Weather App

At the top of this new section, there are simulations which change depending on the current weather . If you do see it, you'll get a rudimentary app that g...


"Dripping" common among teen e-cigarette users, study finds

The normal process of vaping relies on an e-cig's reservoir and wick, both of which automatically feed liquid to the heating coil within the device, minus any e...


Trump administration imposes fresh Iran-related sanctions

Despite the tough talk, the new sanctions represent a continuation of the Obama administration's limited punishment for Iran's ballistic missile activity and av...


Woman survives six days without lungs

A Canadian woman was kept alive without her lungs for six days as she awaited her organ donor. "And literally within minutes - it was probably around 20 mi...


White House says draft interrogation order is not a White House document

It would also prevent the International Committee of the Red Cross from accessing wartime detainees and continue operation of Guantánamo Bay. Detainees were oft...


Data and Cancer Society Endorsement show New HPV Vaccination guidelines are working

Kunle Odunsi, MD, PhD, Deputy Director and Chair of Gynecologic Oncology at Roswell Park, says, "The gap in incidence and death rates from cervical cancer bas...


Defiant Orlando cop-killing suspect interrupts judge in court

In court Thursday, Loyd refused a public defender and said he would defend himself before erupting into a verbal, expletive-laden tirade about the circumstances...


Japanese Astronomers Discover Bow-like Feature in the Atmosphere of Venus

The team of Akatsuki says all the evidence is pointing towards the bulge being a massive gravity wave , something that occurs when a fluid material, such as li...


'Roothe Baarati': Ahead of Mona's marriage in 'Bigg Boss', Manu gets upset

The postman has either to nominate himself and provide the parcel to the person meant or burn away the parcel, only after announcing its content, into furnace. ...


Alaskan Salmon May Have Tapeworm — CDC Warns

Patrick Okolo, chief of gastroenterology at Lenox Hill Hospital in NY. After filleting the musculature into narrow slices, the scientists observed these and the...


CVS cuts the price of a generic EpiPen competitor in half

The first listing on Cigna's drug changes for the year is the EpiPen , showing the new generic versions as now being covered for Cigna's 15 million insur...


Earwax has health benefits; don't remove it without doctor's advice

Excessive cleaning can irritate the ear canal, cause infection, and even increase the chances of excessive buildup, or what's known as cerumen impaction, the gu...


Massachusetts Delays On Recreational Marijuana Law

During an informal legislative session lawmakers in MA have approved a bill that will likely delay the opening of retail dispensaries in the state from January ...


Boy's adorable reaction to being adopted is going viral

At first, Tara had second thoughts about the little boy being placed to her, because she was a single parent. This picture of an ecstatic Michael posted by De...


Giants CB Jenkins (back) inactive vs. Eagles

Below you'll find some of the best tweets from Twitter celebrating the Dallas Cowboys NFC East championship. QB Matthew Stafford , who went to high school in ...


Authorities to hold press conference regarding missing Abington teenager

Salavantis said. Grace Packer's mother reported her missing July 11 from her home in Abington Township, Montgomery County. Her mother, 41-year-old Sarah Pac...


IIT Kharagpur students sit on hunger strike against fee hike

Throughout the night, director Partha Pratim Chakrabarti, registrar Pradip Pyne, college dean and a number of other seniors were held in the inside their academ...


Texas officially removes Medicaid funding from Planned Parenthood

At stake is about $4 million to Planned Parenthood affiliates in Texas that serve almost 11,000 low-income women each year, according to the group. The stat...


Hospitalized patients treated by female physicians show lower mortality

Thirty-day hospital readmission rates varied similarly, at 15.02% for female physicians, compared to 15.57% for male physicians. Physicians Rita Redberg and A...


'Growing Pains' star and TV host Alan Thicke dies at age 69

One of the world's longest-running game shows has changed its theme song numerous times as the years have passed. And he also was a talented song writer, having...