Stories about Medical

Dec 04 2017

No reported deaths due to dengue vaccine: Sanofi

Ruby Dizon, a medical director at the French firm. The move marks the second blow in a week to Sanofi's vaccine program after the Paris-based company on Wednesday said ...

Dec 03 2017

Did you know smartphone addiction is affecting your teen's brain?

The scientists say further research is needed to understand the clinical implications of their findings but add that high levels of Gaba in the brain could be related to ...

Dec 03 2017

NC Police: Missing three-year-old girl is believed to be dead

The warrant released Saturday on a charge of concealing a death against 32-year-old Earl Kimrey did not say how investigators think she died. Woods was reported missing...

Dec 03 2017

Schumer: 'Great progress' in funding talks before Trump tweet

Schumer and Pelosi said: "Given that the president doesn't see a deal between Democrats and the White House, we believe the best path forward is to continue negotiating w...

Dec 02 2017

Health dept suspends dengue immunization program over defective vaccine

Health chiefs in the Philippines have suspended the country's dengue immunisation programme after the vaccine's manufacturer admitted it could cause severe cases of...

Dec 01 2017

For The First Time In Decades, A Drug For Migraines Shows Promise

For six months, they were given monthly shots into the abdomen of a high dose of the drug, a low dose or a dummy medicine . Although there are no non-prescription cure...

Dec 01 2017

Flu season could be bad this year, experts warn

Anthony Fauci told WTOP . New reports show that this year's flu vaccine is only about 10 percent effective, but doctors are still urging everyone to get it. FACT:...

Nov 30 2017

HIV Being Diagnosed Sooner After Infection — CDC

Against the backdrop of progress in the HIV battle, where AIDS-related deaths continue to drop, work needs to be carried to address the difficulties faced by PLHIV today ...

Nov 29 2017

First woman with Down syndrome competes in Miss USA state pageant

While Holmgren did not win the title of Miss Minnesota, she did get a standing ovation as she received two major awards: the Miss Minnesota USA Spirit Award and Director'...

Nov 29 2017

Chinese Cybersecurity Workers Hacked Firms, US Charges

All three men have been charged as individuals rather than state-sponsored hackers, Reuters reports. According to statements made in the indictments , the three ha...

Nov 28 2017

263 coins, shaving Blades, needles found in man's stomach — Madhya Pradesh

Doctors first suspected food poisoning until carrying out an endoscopy - only to discover a trove of metal objects inside. Maksud Khan, 35, from Sohaval in Satna dist...

Nov 27 2017

New bird species evolved in just two generations

His species was from Española island . Professors Rosemary and Peter Grant of Princeton University collaborated with Prof Leif Andersson of Sweden's Uppsala Univer...

Nov 27 2017

Bret Bielema fired within an hour of Arkansas' season-ending loss

Bielema was sacked Friday just minutes after the Razorbacks lost to Missouri 48-45 at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville. "I think it was his time to be...

Nov 27 2017

Conyers steps aside from Judiciary post amid sex allegations

She repeatedly said that she wants to see the House Ethics Committee investigation of Conyers play out. BuzzFeed News, which first reported the settlement, said it ha...

Nov 26 2017

Six-try Holmes steers Aussies into final

Holmes grabbed his second, and fellow winger Dean Gagai put the game out of Fiji's reach when he scored eight minutes before the break. Billy Slater scored one of t...

Nov 26 2017

Irish government on verge of collapse

Fianna Fail initially indicated it might withdraw its threat of a motion of no confidence if Fitzgerald resigned. Fianna Fail, the country's main opposition party, is s...

Nov 26 2017

Katie Cassidy Thanks Fans for Support After Dad's Death

Speaking previously the 83-year-old actress and Cassidy's on-screen mother in The Partridge Family said: "Long before he played my son on " The Partridge Family ", ...

Nov 26 2017

Arsene Wenger Confirms Arsenal Star Will Miss Trip to Burnley This Weekend

Jon Walters and Dean Marney are making steady progress with knee injuries but are not ready to figure, while goalkeeper Tom Heaton is still out after his shoulder ope...

Nov 25 2017

Here's How Cinnamon Can Help Trigger Speedy Weight Loss

Cinnamaldehyde appears to work against fat cells called adipocytes and launch thermogenesis , a process that burns excess energy. An astonishing new study indicates ...

Nov 25 2017

Delhi: 4-yr-old sexually assaults classmate; case registered

According to the FIR, the parents have accused the school management of negligence and have also alleged that the principal, a teacher and a coordinator offered no help a...