Stories about Medical

Apr 27 2017

Drivers killed in crashes more likely to be on drugs than alcohol

In the most recent national data available, which is from 2015, the Association reported drugs were present in the systems of 43 percent of people killed in US highway ac...

Apr 27 2017

Colorado lawmakers approve pot for PTSD, with new limits

And public insurance payments for certain drugs were found to fall in states with medical marijuana laws. The increase in cannabis use disorders could stem from the inc...

Apr 27 2017

Sharapova returns to tennis after 15-month doping ban

The manner of her return, along with her wild-card entries into two other tournaments in Madrid and Rome, have not settled well with many prominent tennis players. Vinci ...

Apr 27 2017

GameStop restocking Switch in-store as early as today

Like Mario Kart , Super Smash Bros .is one of Nintendo's most popular party series, and the latest entry was one of the Wii U's best selling titles. Unfortunately, i...

Apr 27 2017

2 hurt in ship explosion in Atlantic Ocean flown to Azores

Also the Master of bulk carrier Tamar informed the authorities for one dead following the explosion and three crew with massive burns. The incident did not affect the...

Apr 27 2017

New sexual assault trend 'stealthing': Removing condom during sex

The Huffington Post reports that this study , conducted by Alexandra Brodsky for the Columbia Journal of Gender and Law , contains interviews with victims of this me...

Apr 27 2017

Critics say Pa. bill would defund Planned Parenthood

Under SB 300 public entities will receive the highest priority for getting federal funds, followed by non-public hospitals and federally qualified health centers, rural h...

Apr 27 2017

Making 'The Handmaid's Tale' as a tale for our time

ACTRESS: You girls will serve the leaders and their barren wives. While the timing might be a happy (or depending on one's political affiliations, unhappy) coincidence...

Apr 27 2017

The Handmaid's Tale and its alarming relevance in the Trump era

Let us know your take in the comments section below! "Gradually, she starts to create her own reality in her head", Brewer said". "When they blamed terrorists and suspe...

Apr 27 2017

Police ambush killer laughed about selling story

Bryon Dickson II and wounding Trooper Alex Douglass in the attack at their barracks. On Tuesday, Eric Frein, 33, sat quiet and still as his defense attorneys concluded ...

Apr 27 2017

Doctors: don't worry about saturated fats

But the new study disagrees, saying the idea that dietary saturated fat "clogs a pipe", which then causes heart disease, is wrong. Dr Malhotra and colleagues Profes...

Apr 27 2017

Pot supporters plan 'smoke-in' after arrests near Capitol

Capitol police spokeswoman Eva Malecki says the four were charged with possession, a violation of federal law. Capitol Police took video and photographs of the demonstr...

Apr 27 2017

Apple Offers Free In-Store Classes

More advanced photographers can participate in Photo Walks outside the store that examine things like shadow, portraits, and storytelling. Apple Stores will also add ...

Apr 27 2017

NYPD Honors Denim Day To Raise Awareness About Sexual Assault

The Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault worked closely with Rep. Tess Teague for the implementation of Honor Denim Day in Oklahoma. This spa...

Apr 27 2017

Blast in Kurram tribal area kills 10 people, including 6 children

A bomb went off near a passenger van in Gudar area of Central Kurram Agency on early Tuesday morning. IS Khorasan and TTP-JUA have both claimed responsibility for the a...

Apr 26 2017

Bush 41 expected to be release from hospital by week's end

Doctors for former President George H.W. Bush said Tuesday they are treating him for chronic bronchitis. Both men were smiling. The medical team expects to continue "...

Apr 25 2017

Starbucks barista posts online rant over new Unicorn Frappuccino

Just days after we reported that employees of the coffee chain were not happy with the demand for the purple, pink and blue limited-edition Unicorn Frappuccino , someone...

Apr 25 2017

Teacher accused of kidnapping student in court

Tad Cummins, the former Tennessee teacher accused of kidnapping 15-year-old student Elizabeth Thomas, took out a $4,500 loan just before they disappeared and planned to f...

Apr 25 2017

Arkansas prepares for 1st double execution in US since 2000

Arkansas has executed Jack Jones Jr. the first of two inmates scheduled to die on Monday night. Williams was convicted of the 1997 kidnapping, rape and murder of 22-yea...

Apr 25 2017

Three African countries give first malaria vaccine to babies

Photini Sinnis, a deputy director at the Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute and professor at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. It is understood tha...