Stories about Medical

Feb 10 2018

Met Office weather warning: London set for icy weather as temperature drops

But it looks like the big freeze may continue for some time yet, with Met Office forecaster Sophie Yeomans telling Metro.co.uk the United Kingdom is looking at a prolon...

Feb 10 2018

Indian PM, Jordan king discuss Israeli-Palestinian conflict

This will be the fourth meeting between the two leaders. "PM Modi will be the first Indian prime minister to visit Palestine ". "The Indian diaspora is a bridge of fri...

Feb 10 2018

Scientists Have Successfully Grown Human Eggs In A Lab

Although more work is needed, the breakthrough finding has the potential to improve fertility treatments . Women are born with immature eggs that only develop after pu...

Feb 10 2018

Flu deaths in Clark County climb to 22

That was the case with the swine flu back in 2009, but for this year's flu season, it's just a particularly prevalent case of an illness we've seen before - reaching pand...

Feb 09 2018

Should I Stop Eating Asparagus To Halt Cancer's Spread?

While some reports say that diets low in asparagine could prevent cancer from spreading, study co-author and biomedical scientist Simon Knott wants to make it clear t...

Feb 09 2018

Health Ministry Speaks On Flu Concerns

Flu season starts in mid-October and lasts until the end of May, Chai and Camarena said. "I'm surprised to continue to meet people who have not yet gotten their flu sho...

Feb 09 2018

Tens of thousands of laptops recalled due to fire hazard

Lenovo has recalled its flagship Thinkpad X1 Carbon laptops because some may literally have a screw loose. Users should immediately stop using their devices if they m...

Feb 08 2018

FDA's New Warning on Kratom: What Makes Something an Opioid?

The scientific data and adverse event reports have "clearly revealed" that compounds in kratom render it more unsafe than "just a plant", he said. The FDA is warning in...

Feb 08 2018

Heavy lake snow east of Lake Ontario Thursday into Friday

Although temperatures warm up a bit today to the 30's and 40's in central Montana, another winter storm is looming on the horizon. About 6-10 inches of snow is expected...

Feb 08 2018

Meet Lucas! The First Gerber Spokesbaby with Down Syndrome

Seeing the acceptance and love for those with DS grow from where it was 32 years ago makes my heart so incredibly happy! As the new Gerber grand prize victor, Lucas wil...

Feb 08 2018

Oswego County reports two flu deaths

Officials said the vast majority of reported cases - 78 percent - are in residents who have not been vaccinated for the flu this season. "This year's flu season is th...

Feb 07 2018

John Mahoney: British-born Frasier actor dies aged 77

In Frasier , the hit Cheers spinoff that aired from 1993 to 2004, Mahoney played Martin Crane , a disabled ex-policeman who parked himself in a battered old armchair in ...

Feb 07 2018

Children Die in NYC's First Pediatric Flu Deaths of Season

Savanna Jessie, 7, of Columbus, Indiana, died on Friday, just one day after she tested positive for flu, strep and scarlet fever, her relatives said. Nationally the num...

Feb 06 2018

Hot tea, combined with heavy smoking and alcohol use, increases cancer risk

Dr. Yu and Dr. Tang wrote in their introduction that China is among the countries with the highest incidence of esophageal cancer and that "tea drinkers, especially C...

Feb 06 2018

Dodge Ram below hearth for utilizing MLK speech in Tremendous Bowl advert

Historic Site in Atlanta . He wasn't especially fond of them: King called them "gentlemen of massive verbal persuasion", suggesting that , for instance, their tactics m...

Feb 06 2018

Heckingbottom wanted by Leeds to replace Christiansen

Im six matches the Whites have two draws and four defeats. Following this news, Leeds fans took to Twitter themselves in relief. Cardiff had the points in the bag o...

Feb 06 2018

Hitler's Mein Kampf seized from Italian shooting suspect's home

A 29-year-old Nigerian migrant was arrested in connection with the terrible death. The shootings appear to have been be racially motivated. One of Traini's victims,...

Feb 06 2018

French striker Olivier Giroud reveals why he left Arsenal to join Chelsea

Giroud had been linked with a switch for much of the month after struggling to oust Lacazette from the starting XI in the first half of the season and he revealed that ...