Stories about Medical

Dec 22 2017

Hospitals place restrictions on visitors due to spike in flu cases

If you get sick, look out for severe aches and pains in your muscles and joints, notable fatigue and weakness, headaches and a high fever. In addition, they say medical s...

Dec 21 2017

Micron Technology's (NASDAQ:MU) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at MKM Partners

These trends support comments made by Ernie Maddock, Micron's CFO at the Citi 2017 Global Technology Conference in September when he forecasts DRAM and NAND pricing to ...

Dec 20 2017

State Says Flu Activity Now "Widespread"

Last year, the CDC and the American Academy of Pediatrics both relaxed their flu shot guidelines for patients with egg allergies. Hospitalizations due to the flu a ...

Dec 19 2017

Changes to auto enrolment will stretch thousands of SME's

Director of external affairs as at the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA), Graham Vidler, also praised the age extension, saying it was an important step ...

Dec 19 2017

Several killed after Amtrak train crash

About 77 people were taken to local hospitals with some in critical condition. A US official told The Associated Press the death toll is expected to rise and track ob...

Dec 18 2017

Jaguars playoff bound for first time since 2007

Now the Jaguars are shattering franchise records and shutting down opponents during one of the best seasons in the team's history. The Jaguars take on the San Francisco...

Dec 17 2017

Suspect in Charlottesville car attack faces new charge: first-degree murder

After killing Heyer, Fields fled the scene but was eventually arrested and charged with second-degree murder. Civil rights activist Heather Heyer , 32, died and others...

Dec 17 2017

Jazz Expect Rudy Gobert To Miss One Month With Knee Injury

As he tried to get back to his feet, Gobert fell back to the floor and rolled to his back before clutching his left knee. The Jazz lost center Rudy Gobert early in ...

Dec 17 2017

UAE, Saudi welcome United Nations report on Iran

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif took to social media Thursday to criticize a press conference held earlier in the day by US ambassador to the U.N. "We must ...

Dec 15 2017

MIT scientists create plants that can glow

MIT chemical engineering professor Michael Strano said , "The vision is to make a plant that will function as a desk lamp - a lamp that you don't have to plug in". The...

Dec 15 2017

Audubon bird count drawing near

From Dec. 14 to January 5, birders will take place in this 118-year-old tradition, many rising before dawn to participate. Launched in 1998 by the Cornell Lab of Ornith...

Dec 14 2017

Baby born with heart outside body 'doing well'

A baby girl, who was born with heart beating outside her body, has survived surgeries to insert it back into her chest. Naomi told me: "It was a real shock when the ult...

Dec 14 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association sanction NFF for fielding ineligible player against Algeria

This sanction is a result of Abdullahi's failure to serve the automatic one-match ban imposed on him. The result has been overturned and Algeria awarded a 3-0 win but t...

Dec 14 2017

Health Officials Say It's Not Too Late For Flu Shots

Emmanuel Kwadwo Tinkorang, has given the assurance that the Influenza Type A (swine flu) outbreak at the Kumasi Academy Senior High School (KUMACA) was now under control....

Dec 13 2017

Will the USA return to the Paris climate deal?

Macron was addressing the winners of the grants, some of whom attended his speech. "We will be asking companies.to curb emissions and bring them down in line with the ...

Dec 13 2017

Is 'Man Flu' Real? Men Suffer More When Sick, Study Suggests

To be clear, that statistic is a rough estimate (by me) and lacks any scientific basis. The fight against the ridicule of " man flu " has been taken up by a doctor who ...

Dec 13 2017

Way to go! MA named healthiest state in nation

It also fell from a ranking of 31 in drug deaths last year to 35 this year. Colorado remains one of the least obese states in the country. America's Health Rankings a...

Dec 12 2017

Saudi Arabia lifts ban on cinemas: Government

The first cinemas could be expected to open as early as March 2018, but Saudi Arabia could expect as many as 300 cinemas and 2000 screen to open their gates before 2030...

Dec 12 2017

Apple buys Shazam in $400 million deal

That data could help Apple compete with companies like Spotify, which curates playlists of new music for its subscribers based on what they're listening to. Interesti...

Dec 12 2017

GCPH stresses importance of flu vaccine

The department is also urging people to practice good hygiene, including hand-washing, covering your mouth while coughing, and anything else to stop the spread of germs a...