Stories about Medical

Jul 26 2017

SC rejects plea to probe Pandit deaths

Dismissing the PIL filed by an NGO, Roots in Kashmir , the court said "its heart wrenching but you should have moved the court 27 years ago". A bench of Chief Justice ...

Jul 25 2017

Drinking Fizzy Drinks With Meals Could Be Making You Fat

Casperson added, "This decreased metabolic efficiency may "prime" the body to store more fat". Even though the consumption of sugary drinks did increase the energy ...

Jul 25 2017

Part of Pisgah National Forest evacuated as deputies search for armed suspect

Highway 276 remains closed from the Pisgah Ranger District office to the parkway. Roads and trails south of the Blue Ridge Parkway and east of U.S. Highway 276 were clo...

Jul 25 2017

Stock under Trader's Radar: Seaworld Entertainment Inc Co (SEAS)

The firm purchased 25,522 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $466,000. Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. "(SEA...

Jul 25 2017

Dispensary offers free marijuana for full bags of trash

Inspired by a similar tactic used in Colorado , Meehan and his family are attempting to help clean up the town, while simultaneously putting a good face on the newly for...

Jul 25 2017

Justine Damond: Patrol Car 'Slapped' Before Fatal Shooting

A search warrant obtained by Minnesota Public Radio (MPC) from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) claimed a "female slapped" the squad auto, but did no...

Jul 25 2017

BU Study Of NFL Players' Brains Shows 99-Percent Had CTE

Research on 202 former American football players has found evidence of a brain disease in almost all of them, from NFL athlete level down to high school. "And we know...

Jul 25 2017

Eli Lilly and (LLY) Given Media Impact Score of 0.24

Sumitomo Mitsui has 0.34% invested in Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE: LLY ) for 2.85M shares. The company is down by -3.35% since yesterday's close of $84.74. The stock has "...

Jul 25 2017

Government set to ban leaseholds on new-builds in England

According to the Department for Communities and Local Government, of the 4 million leasehold residential properties in England in 2014-15, 1.2 million were leasehold hous...

Jul 25 2017

Potential public health, economic consequences of declining childhood vaccination

Hotez estimates that each measles case costs $20,000 in public sector costs, which means a tripling of cases could cost USA taxpayers more than $2.1 million annually. "Th...

Jul 25 2017

People living with HIV to access injectable treatment

They are careful not to describe the case as a cure; instead, they say, the child's HIV infection is in remission, controlled by factors that are still to be understood. ...

Jul 25 2017

A dog is your best friend for staying active in old age

Last month, a study showed that older dog owners take 2,760 more steps per day on average compared to non-owners, which amounted to an additional 23 daily minutes of mo...

Jul 25 2017

Telugu industry drug scandal: Kajal Aggarwal's manager Rony arrested

According to media reports, Ronny was in possession of a large quantity of marijuana, which has now been seized from his residence. So far 19 people have been caught for ...

Jul 25 2017

Cows Might Hold The Key To HIV Vaccine

The researchers believe this highlights the importance of prevention as a form of treatment. "It really does confirm that undetectable viral load is completely effectiv...

Jul 25 2017

DOT Fines American, Delta, Frontier $850K

The airline will update its procedures, Frontier said in a statement. However, as Reuters noted, in June Congress unveiled new legislation that could make it illegal fo...

Jul 25 2017

Four-storey residential building collapses in Mumbai's Ghatkopar, many feared trapped

Seven people have died and about 40 people are suspected to be trapped inside after a four storeyed building collapsed in Ghatkopar and we received a distress call at aro...

Jul 25 2017

Money can buy happiness - but only if it's used to buy 'time'

In a survey of more than 6,000 adults, researchers found those who spent money on time-saving services , like cleaners and landscapers, reported greater life satisfacti...

Jul 25 2017

Stubbs the Cat, Honorary Mayor Of Talkeetna, Alaska, Has Died

The release states Stubbs was 20-years-old. The sad announcement came from Stubbs the cat's adopted home of Nagley's General Store in Talkeetna, owned by the Spone fa...

Jul 25 2017

Childlike doodle by Trump goes on sale for $11000

Although, according to the Washington Post , Trump Towers is the 64th-tallest skyscraper in NY, in Trump's picture, it sits as the largest and most central figure of the...

Jul 24 2017

Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Papayas

Salmonella cases have been reported in Utah, Texas, Minnesota, Indiana, Louisiana, Kentucky, Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Massachussets, ...