Stories about Medical

Sep 23 2017

Bali on alert amid fears Mount Agung volcano will erupt

It has been many years since the 9,944-foot volcano erupted. Almost 10,000 residents whose homes are on the slopes of Mount Agung have left as experts predict an increa...

Sep 23 2017

Supreme court to take a call on Rohingyas: Rajnath

Across the border in Bangladesh , a truck carrying aid for the Rohingya crashed into a field on Thursday, killing nine people and injuring another 10. "People are living...

Sep 23 2017

Kidnapped Bengaluru youth's body found, six arrested

His parents and sister reportedly received a WhatsApp video message in which the abductors asked them to arrange Rs 50 lakh as ransom. Police found the body of the vict...

Sep 23 2017

CVS Pharmacy Looks To Curb Painkiller Addiction With Strict Supply Limits

Placing stricter limits on prescription won't be a silver bullet solution to the epidemic, but stemming the tide of opioids entering American homes can help prevent mis...

Sep 23 2017

BYU Lifts Ban on Caffeine Soft Drink Sales

The change only applies to BYU's main campus in Provo. But the university says it is seeing demand now. And students seem pretty excited. Jenkins noted that student...

Sep 22 2017

Jimmy Kimmel doubles down on dumb health care arguments

Cassidy claimed that any bill he would support would have to pass the " Jimmy Kimmel test". It is the second night in a row Kimmel has devoted the monologue portion of...

Sep 22 2017

PA Senate Hits Restart On Budget Negotiations

Tom Wolf said in an emailed statement. The outlook is stable. S&P analyst Carol Spain said the commonwealth's budgets rely far too much on one-time revenues. In the pas...

Sep 21 2017

IPhone 8 Reviews Are A Roundup Of X Recommendations, But Still Favorable

But with several of the improvements delivered by the iPhone 8 and 8-Plus relative to the 7 and 7-Plus also relevant to the X, which won't see pre-orders start until ...

Sep 21 2017

Hurricane Maria pummels Dominica, barrels toward US Virgin Islands

Winds are expected to hit speeds of up to 140 miles per hour, and it's expected to be at category 3 or 4 intensity by the time it hits into the extreme northeastern Cari...

Sep 20 2017

'Mini Satans': Hospital employee removed after giving infant the middle finger

My blood is literally boiling and I want to snitch bc that is someone's child. The post also read the "navy nurse" and her friend made a baby dance to rap music. "They ha...

Sep 20 2017

First 2017 West Nile virus death in IL confirmed

There are 37 human cases of West Nile so far this year. Health experts recommend to protect yourself from the virus by using insect repellant and wearing long-sleeved s...

Sep 20 2017

Arrest made in 25 year old murder case

A spokesman for DA Gulluni told the Boston Globe that Ziegert's murder ranks as "one of the most notorious unsolved cases in Western Massachusetts ..." Police gather...

Sep 20 2017

Japan deploys missile defence to northern island

Air Force B-1B strategic bombers and four F-35B stealth fighters". The North wants its neighbor to end its military drills with the USA, saying such joint exercises are...

Sep 19 2017

WaPo: Interior Secretary Zinke Calls For Shrinking At Least 4 National Monuments

Williams also promised to battle "these illegal and unsafe recommendations" in court, if Trump acts on them. A leaked memo shows the Interior Department recommending re...

Sep 18 2017

Poor diet is linked to one in five deaths around the world

In 2016, the total number of live births was 128.8 million; the total number of deaths was 54.7 million (up from 42.8 million in 1970). Mortality rates have declined acro...

Sep 18 2017

DeVos examines dual-credit programs at charter schools in Gary

Before the game, she grabbed a bite to eat and talked with parents inside the school. DeVos' stop was the second on Friday in the last day of her tour. In Colorado, DeV...

Sep 17 2017

Cuomo promises NY's help for US Virgin Islands

Virgin Islands residents list their place of birth as NY than any other state in the nation", Mapp said. He deployed 130 members of the New York Air National Guard's 106t...

Sep 17 2017

Global hunger rising with conflicts, climate shocks

While this is still far below 900 million in 2000, the rise in conflicts, caused, in part, by climate-related disasters, has triggered an uptick. The report says 155 mi...

Sep 17 2017

EPL: Aguero scores hat-trick as Manchester City thrash Watford 6-0

Watford fans could be forgiven for having a sense of deja-vu ahead of tomorrow's game. Moments later, City took full advantage as De Bruyne's delivery was ideal for A...

Sep 15 2017

Women More Likely To Lose Interest In Sex

Women who lived with a partner were also more at risk of having a low sex drive, and were twice as likely to report a lack of interest in sex than their male counterparts...