Stories about Medical

Aug 12 2017

Bird found in South Lake Tahoe tests positive for West Nile virus

So far this year, West Nile virus activity has been reported in 28 California counties, including neighboring Sacramento and Placer counties. Individuals, especially th...

Aug 12 2017

Here is What Institutional Investors Think About Masonite International Corp (NYSE:DOOR)

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Masonite International Corporation by 515.8% in the first quarter. Zacks Investment Research downgraded sha...

Aug 12 2017

Staying safe during the total solar eclipse

Major retailers such as 7-Eleven, Best Buy , Kroger, Walmart , Toys "R" Us , and more were also included. Of course, during the event even with proper eclipse glasse...

Aug 11 2017

Red Cross urging for donations as blood shortage continues

As a special incentive, those who give blood or platelets from now until August 31 will be emailed a $5 Target eGiftCard. The American Red Cross says donors can help en...

Aug 11 2017

Fidget spinners catching fire prompts warning from USA government

Most notably, manufacturers have begun creating Bluetooth-equipped fidget spinners that can be connected to a smartphone to monitor spin rates and such. CPSC business req...

Aug 11 2017

US Mum To Sue Hospital After Newborn Suffocates

Thompson found her child not breathing when she woke up, the lawsuit states. " She called for a nurse while she tried to get him to respond ", the lawsuit states. Never...

Aug 11 2017

US Navy destroyer conducts operation in South China Sea

McCain illegally entered the waters near the Meiji Reef Islands without permission of the Chinese government. The Chinese navy "identified the USA warship, warned and ...

Aug 11 2017

Kenya's Elections At A Glance

Kenyans who thronged various polling stations to choice their leaders are anxiously waiting to learn the outcome of Tuesday's presidential poll pitting incumbent Uhuru Ke...

Aug 11 2017

High-risk alcohol use has increased significantly since 2002, study finds

The study, sponsored by a federal agency for alcohol research, examined how drinking patterns changed between 2002 and 2013, based on in-person surveys of tens of thousan...

Aug 11 2017

Southwest Airlines employee goes extra mile to return misplaced bag

Sarah Rowan, a customer service agent in the airline's Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, office, received a frantic call from Stacy Hurt on July 23rd asking for the bag. Hurt's l...

Aug 11 2017

Obesity Balloons Alert: FDA Finds 5 Deaths Within a Month

Since 2016 five people who have had balloons inserted into their stomachs to treat obesity have died. Five people have died after have anti-obesity devices surgically...

Aug 11 2017

In the Antarctic found a unusual discovery

Conservators with the Antarctic Heritage Trust found a century-old cake in the continent's oldest building on Cape Adare , National Geographic reported . They were bu...

Aug 11 2017

Modern slavery more prevalent than thought — United Kingdom crime agency

Kerr said examples included those working at auto washes and in construction, as well as in agriculture and food processing - often receiving very little pay and forced t...

Aug 11 2017

'Fire and fury' statement might not be tough enough

It is not the first time North Korea has threatened Guam , a small United States territory that hosts a USA military outpost. His comments were his first since Nor...

Aug 11 2017

Federal report sees human-caused changes to California's climate

They've become a central cog in the left's propaganda machine that pushes the idea that "humanity" must do something drastic to halt global warming. But this is an unus...

Aug 11 2017

CRISPR makes piglets that may be better organ donors for humans

They took cells from pigs and snipped the viral DNA from their genomes. Major religious groups have already weighed in on the ethical questions, however, generally co...

Aug 10 2017

'India March for Science' draws flak from VIBHA

Speaking to newspersons before the rally was flagged off from Rajabazar Science College, Prof Nilesh Maiti, convenor of the march said: "The government should ensure sp...

Aug 10 2017

The Reviewing NewMarket Corporation (NEU) and Calgon Carbon Corporation (CCC)

Calgon Carbon Corporation is a manufacturer of activated carbon, with capabilities in ultraviolet light disinfection. However, the stock is trading at -17.55% versus rec...

Aug 10 2017

Why could not others resign?: Ravi to his supporters

Speaking to The Hindu , Telecommunications Minister and UNP parliamentarian Harin Fernando said: "This [resignation] is certainly a new chapter in Sri Lanka's political ...

Aug 10 2017

Norovirus Outbreak Affects 30 Persons at Official Team Hotel

It's also known that Botswana's Isaac Makwala had to withdraw from the 200m heats because of illness. But the 30-year-old was initially withdrawn from the competition b...