Medicine

What is the GOP message on health care?

Obamacare expanded insurance to about 20 million Americans but the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said on Monday that 14 million Americans wou...


Somali pirates release ship and hostages with no ransom

The pirates seized the Comoros-flagged Aris 13 tanker on Monday, the first such hijacking in the region since 2012, and took it to the port of Alula in the se...


Delhi's IGI airport adjudged best in Central Asia

Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) today announced that the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR Airport) has been awarded the prestigio...


Royals' Eric Hosmer, Danny Duffy help Team USA rout Canada in WBC

Or was it sheer relief? Team USA didn't want to worry about tiebreaker scenarios Sunday night. "We did not win, but we won a lot inside and a lot of respect...


New list of 'Dirty Dozen' produce released

The EWG Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produce , ranks pesticide contamination of popular fruits and vegetables based on more than 36,000 samples of produce...


World's Heaviest Woman Receives Bariatric Surgery In India

She underwent a successful Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy on Tuesday, per India Today . "We are not sure how long that will take". "We are happy to inform...


31 convicted, 117 let off for Maruti plant violence

Administration had imposed Section 144 in the district court premises and within 500 metres of the Maruti Suzuki plant in Manesar. A dispute between workers and...


Bird Flu Hits Supplier of Nation's Largest Chicken Producer

The targeted facility now is under quarantine, as are about 30 other poultry farms in the area, officials said . It's been a few years since a widespread avi...


Study Finds Mediterranean Diet Prevents Breast Cancer

After an average follow-up of nine years, those patients who consumed high amounts had a risk of up to 21 percent lower death from any cause, compared to those ...


Cancer: Millennials' Risk of Colorectal Disease Increases Sharply

If this latest research is any indication, the guidelines for screenings may be subject to change if additional studies also indicate the rate of these cancers ...


Reality Check: Has a governing party won a by-election since 1878?

Copeland had been held by Labour for more than 80 years - the Tories' Trudy Harrison won with 13,748 votes to Labour's Gillian Throughton's 11,601. 'It's been...


Drug OD deaths almost tripled since 1999, CDC says

Drug overdose deaths increased from 1999 to 2015 in all age groups , but adults aged 45 to 54 had the highest death rate - about 30 fatalities for every 100,...


South African court rules against ICC withdrawal

On Wednesday, 22nd February 2017, a court in South Africa's administrative capital Pretoria ruled the state's decision to withdraw from the International Crimin...


Spain's Princess Cristina Acquitted in Tax Fraud Trial

Urdangarin's final sentence is less than a third of what public prosecutors originally demanded - 19 and a half years. In a country mired with corruption scan...


Related Stress Took Its Toll On Americans

While a surge in the stress factors is nothing new for APA researchers, this time around Americans can't find their peace of mind because of the latest developm...


New Dads Also Susceptible to Postpartum Depression, Scientists Reveal

The questions were about family environment, stress, and overall health . Study author Dr Lisa Underwood said that while maternal antenatal and postnatal d...


Thousands rally on opposing sides at Planned Parenthood

A small group also rallied in Lincoln, Nebraska. The group received occasional honks of support or jeers from cars driving by on Newtown Road. Protestors' sig...


Where to find Facebook's new Weather app

Unfortunately you can not swipe through multiple locations, so if you want to change to a different location you have to go back to the settings button each tim...


'Dripping' new trend among teens who vape, researchers say

With traditional e-cigarettes, e-liquid in a cartridge is heated up electronically, but with " dripping " users pull apart the device and pour drops of e-liquid...


Doctors save Burlington mom's life by removing her lungs

The risks included bleeding into an empty chest cavity, whether her blood pressure and oxygen levels could be supported afterwards and whether she would survive...


Key Senate Republican McCain signals he will push back on Trump

Back in November Trump said his now Defense Secretary James Mattis convinced him to tone down his position on torture , but some now fear the executive order...


Research shows cervical cancer death rates higher

In the United States, 12,820 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year and 4,120 women die from the disease, according to the National Cancer Insti...


Accused Orlando Cop Killer Combative Again in Court, Interrupts Judge

According to security video of the incident, Loyd, wearing a distinct black shirt with the word "Security" on it, is seen walking out of the Walmart. "Ya'll j...


Premier Foods Lowers Outlook Again as Price Negotiations Drag

Premier Foods plc, the United Kingdom group behind brands including Mr Kipling cakes and Ambrosia custard, today (18 January) warned annual profits could be 1...


Solar System's Biggest Gravity Wave Spotted on Venus

Of particular interest is a high area known as Aphrodite Terra , which is up to more than 3 miles high and the size of Africa near the equator. Venus rotates v...