Medicine

Number of flu cases remains high in St. Louis County

There were 128 positive flu tests during the same period in 2016, health officials said . "Cardiovascular disease, diabetes, immune system disease, all of th...


Karen Bradley appointed as Northern Ireland minister - PM May's office

As first secretary of state, he was effectively deputy prime minister, standing in for Mrs May at PMQs and playing a key co-ordinating role behind the scenes ch...


Bon Jovi announces Salt Lake City tour stop on March 16

The tickets for his show will go on sale Friday, Jan. 19, beginning at 10 a.m. There is an eight-ticket limit per household. But here's an even better Bon ...


Officers: Spike in variety of flu instances throughout New Mexico

At least 46 states are seeing widespread flu activity, and there have been five deaths so far in CT. If and when that happens, it will mark the first flu epi...


HP Recalls Laptop Batteries

The post also suggests, "Consumers should immediately visit www.HP.com/go/batteryprogram2018 to see if their battery is included in the recall and for instructi...


As Peak Flu Season Looms, Hospitals Gear Up for Patients

If you have symptoms of influenza, contact your health care provider promptly to find out if antiviral treatment is needed. Gunzenhauser stressed it is not to...


Too much Ibuprofen linked to male infertility

While it is important to note that this was a small study and more research is clearly called for, the fact that ibuprofen is so widely and casually used by...


Attorney General Rescinds Obama-Era Marijuana Guidelines

Ellen and Stu Smith are champions for the use of medical cannabis for chronic pain-and they believed something like this could happen. Arkansas voters took to...


Jessica Alba Welcomes Baby Boy on New Year's Eve

Your Mamma is the strongest person I know...you're so lucky to have her by your side. "Cash and I feel so blessed". The image accompanying the happy message...


Local counties see 'dramatic rise' in flu hospitalizations

Siiri Bennett says the dominant strain this year - influenza A - is particularly virulent. Thanks to a phenomenon called "genetic drift", the flu virus of thi...


Could chocolate disappear in the next 40 years?

The crop's tiny seedlings would be able to survive in different climates if the experiment is proven successful. Cacao plants are slated to disappear by as ea...


Season's worst fog at IGI, over 200 flights hit

On Sunday moring, over 40 flights were diverted to other airports and several were cancelled. Meanwhile, 56 trains also got delayed and 15 were cancelled du...


Tennessee hospital sees early increase in flu cases

It also maintains that an annual flu vaccine is the the first and most important step in protecting against flu viruses. Under the temporary restrictions, no ...


World Health Organization to classify video game addiction as mental illness

Can excessive video gaming become a health hazard? The beta draft guidance mentions that video game playing, either offline or online, must be "normally ...


Health officials: 6 Oklahomans have died from the flu this season

Flu can be very contagious. An annual flu vaccination is recommended for everyone six months and older. There were two recent flu-related deaths in McLean C...


Officials investigate Brooklyn blaze that killed mother, 3 children

Aliza Azan, 39, was found dead on the second floor of the single-family home, near the children who perished: 11-year-old Moshe; 7-year-old Yitzah and 3-year-ol...


Gas Prices Lower than Last Month

The average price for a gallon of gas in CT is $2.65 ($2.67), $2.63 in NY ($2.65) and $2.71 in Pennsylvania ($2.73). Michigan's average gas price fell 6 cents...


First Tulsa County flu death of the season reported

After a slow start in October, flu season in the United States is gaining speed, particularly in the South. The school's students and staff were administere...


Connecticut Reports its First Flu-Related Death This Season

Shaun Jayakar - a family medicine specialist from St. John Hospital in Detroit - said it's too soon to draw these conclusions. Health experts say the most effe...


Amidst marriage speculation, Anushka Sharma to join Virat Kohli in South Africa

Adding fuel to the fire, Anushka was snapped at the airport with the same priest who they met when they went to Dehradun. This had further substantiated the w...


Fletcher replaces Singer on Bohemian Rhapsody

Singer was sacked from the project on December 7, after a prolonged absence from the set. The film has been shooting in London; on December 1 studio Twentieth...


John Mayer in 'Good Spirits' After Emergency Appendectomy

Yesterday (December 6), in addition to thanking fans for the well wishers and expressing his regret over a few tour dates, the singer posed for a bathroom selfi...



Willie Taggart slated as FSU's new head coach

OR head football coach Willie Taggart is leaving the Ducks program to become the next head coach at Florida State University. Taggart confirmed the agreem...


Turkey: 1st lady stresses ending violence against women

These dates are chosen to symbolically link the issue of violence against women with human rights, while emphasizing that abuse of women is a violation of these...


Saudi Arabia eases blockade, reopens Yemen's Hudaydah port

About 7 million people face starvation in Yemen and their survival is dependent on worldwide assistance. The Saudi-led military coalition fighting Shiite rebe...


Oscar Pistorius' prison sentence doubled

The Supreme Court of Appeal ruled his sentence be increased to 15 years, less time already served. Pistorius was sentenced to five years for culpable homicide...


United Kingdom study once again suggests coffee is quite good for you

The study was conducted by the Universities of Southampton and Edinburgh reviewed more than 200 previous investigations and found the substance is "more likel...


Surgeon claims he has done the first head transplant on a corpse

Frankenstein and his monster). "For too long nature has dictated her rules to us", Professor Canavero told reporters in attendance. According to The Telegra...


Emerson raises bid for Rockwell Automation to $29bn

The new offer is to acquire all outstanding shares of Rockwell for $225 apiece, consisting of $135 per share in cash and $90 per share in Emerson stock. The t...


Kim Kardashian says surrogacy is a 'much harder' experience than pregnancy

It was previously claimed Kim - who was told by doctors not to get pregnant again because it was too risky - had been experiencing "sympathy cravings" with her ...


3 bold predictions for Rams at Vikings in Week 11

There had been speculation that Teddy Bridgewater , who was recently activated after his inspiring recovery from a major knee injury , would get the nod ahead...


Some fidget spinners may contain unsafe amounts of lead

Consumer Advocacy group, The U.S. Public Interest Research Groups, claims Target is selling two types of spinners that have 330 times the acceptable amount of l...


Chris Jericho vs. Kenny Omega Happening at NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 12

The WWE remains the biggest promotion (for good reason), but they have been feeling threatened by outside forces, such as NJPW and the Bullet Club. Kenny O...


Elizabeth Warren thinks the 2016 primary was rigged in Hillary Clinton's favor

Brazile said Clinton was already "wobbly on her feet" and had a "rattled cough", according to the review. She writes that she promised Sanders she would find ...