Stories about Medical

Aug 02 2017

First results from US CRISPR gene editing on human embryos

But a leading member of the team has hinted that first steps towards bringing the treatment to patients could take place in the United Kingdom under the direction of the ...

Aug 02 2017

Harvard sorry directory erroneously said Scaramucci was dead

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Harvard Law School is apologizing after an error in their alumni directory stated recently ousted White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramuc...

Aug 02 2017

Southwest Florida Airport worker hit by lightning, thrown by jolt

Dunn was rushed to Lee Memorial Hospital with third-degree burns to the majority of his body, as well as a host of other injuries including nerve and brain damage. After ...

Aug 02 2017

West Nile case reported in Fort Collins as Colorado enters peak season

Astorino. A West Nile case has been confirmed in Fort Collins. Although humans rarely contract West Nile virus-states reported fewer than 2,000 human cases to the Cen...

Aug 02 2017

Yemen food crisis is man-made; economic strangulation used as war tactic

He said the crisis that left millions hungry and left Yemen on the brink of starvation was driven not only by decades of poverty and lack of investment but also by econom...

Aug 02 2017

Doctors extol benefits to mothers

According to a report published by WHO, the United Nations Children's Fund ( UNICEF ) in collaboration with the Global Breastfeeding Collective (GBC), no country in...

Aug 02 2017

You Can't Sanitize Your Kitchen Sponge, So Just Throw it Out

These are typically found on the human skin and previous studies identified them on virtually every kitchen surface that people typically clean using sponges, from frid...

Aug 02 2017

US Plans to Lower Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes

It plans to reduce the amount of nicotine allowed in tobacco cigarettes to a level that will help curb addiction. Responding to the FDA plan, Linda Bauld, deputy dire...

Aug 02 2017

Reason behind Virat Kohli's gift to Shahid Afridi

Earlier, in a friendly gesture, Team India had presented a Kohli ODI jersey with signatures of team members scribbled on its back to Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi f...

Aug 02 2017

Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT)

It has underperformed by 43.62% the S&P500. Among 3 analysts covering Eckoh PLC ( LON:ECK ), 3 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Mattel presently has a consensus ...

Aug 02 2017

Siddaramaiah terms IT raids against his minister as 'undemocratic'

Ghulam Nabi Azad , Congress MP in the Rajya Sabha , lashed out against the BJP saying it should conduct raids on residences of those people from the BJP who are offeri...

Aug 02 2017

AstraZeneca plc's (LON:AZN) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at BNP Paribas

Cullen Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Astrazeneca Plc (Adr) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $76.12 billion market cap company. ...

Aug 02 2017

Duterte won't fire Customs chief

The controversy started when 604 kilograms of shabu was discovered by a combined team of BOC, National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agenc...

Aug 02 2017

Nigerian Army begs Nigerians for details of Boko Haram hideout

The military officials who would be visiting Yobe state on Wednesday said the presidential directive did not imply they should completely move their offices to the north-...

Aug 02 2017

Over 300 trading apps dumped by tech giants Apple and Google

This is a big headache for the Australian financial regulator as it is very hard to control the sources. Those apps were offered by binary options trading entities who ar...

Aug 02 2017

LPG subsidy to be rationalised not cut: Pradhan

In ICRA's view, the steeper monthly hike is aimed at achieving the deregulation in subsidised LPG prices in a shorter time frame. Now, let us see some important develop...

Aug 02 2017

Mediterranean Diet Works for Rich, Educated

Even if poorer individuals ate similar foods, had similar regular exercise habits, went to routine check-ups and did not smoke, the effects of a Mediterranean diet were s...

Aug 02 2017

Rowling Apologizes for Trump Tweets, Though Not to Trump Himself

Rowling apologized Monday for erroneously blaming US President Donald Trump for disregarding an impaired tyke. "Re: my tweets about the little kid in a wheelchair ...

Aug 02 2017

Medical marijuana dispensary reportedly coming to Chemung County

One of the organizations- Terradiol New York , will have a dispensing facility in Erie County. Long Island already has two medical marijuana dispensaries, licensed in ...

Aug 02 2017

Alanis Morissette just announced Sydney and Melbourne shows

She also had a recurring role in the hit series Weeds. In 2016, Morissette started a monthly podcast, Conversation with Alanis Morissette , covering topics such as psy...