Health Care

Gas station nacho cheese tainted with botulism kills man

Although botulism can show up in any kind of food , it's historically been linked most commonly with home-canned goods, Amesh A. Adalja, M.D., a board-certif...


Supreme Court Rejects 2 NC Congressional Districts As Unconstitutional

North Carolina's congressional districts were so gerrymandered in 2016 that Republicans won 10 of the state's 13 House seats, even as 46 percent of the state'...


US aims to sway China on North Korea sanctions

The U.S. and China were negotiating a resolution that would implement new sanctions and tighten existing penalties on Pyongyang, diplomats said. "If you are a...


New Data Reevaluates Zika Infection Risk for US Women

And, the World Health Organisation denounced their worldwide emergency over the virus back in November 2016 so hopefully it'll continue to decrease across all...


Showers and Storms Return Tonight and Tomorrow

Southeast winds 5-7. Showers likely tonight , 80% chance, low of 56. Tonight , expect mostly cloudy skies. Like past days a few very light spot showers are al...


Energy chief: Tunnel hole filled at Hanford N-waste site

With a machine blowing mist to keep down dust, workers began filling the gaping 400-square-foot hole in the tunnel holding contaminated nuclear waste. The tunne...


Iowa governor signs 20-week abortion ban amid legal challenge

Branstad announced Friday that he'd sign the bill Tuesday despite arguments from opponents that expanding fireworks sales would lead to more injuries and prop...


IT commissioner arrested for taking bribe

CBI sources said that commissioner BB Rajendra Prasad and one other person has been arrested from Vishakhapatnam while four others have been taken into custody ...


Chipotle announces investigation into breach in payment system

The Denver-based burrito chain announced Tuesday that hackers had access to the network that supports its payment system for almost a month, from March 24 to ...


Track and Field partakes in prestigious Penn Relays

The oldest and largest track and field competition in the country, it has been an attraction to the city every April since 1895. Penn's relay starts are like ...


Hope For Preemies As Artificial Womb Helps Tiny Lambs Grow

The main reason behind creating of artifical womb is that premature infants weighing as little as half a kilogram are hooked to ventilators and other machines...


Kevin Garnett's bleeping message energizes Celtics for Game 3 win

The playoffs call for a different approach, and Hoiberg taking the same one regarding Rondo's replacements only will invite more trouble. "We weren't coming h...


Llorente outjumps Stoke to keep Swansea survival bid alive

The 27-year-old Iceland global is the second highest scorer for Swansea this season with nine goals, as well as providing the most assists with 11; nine ahead...


Canada introduces legislation to legalize marijuana

The South American nation of Uruguay is the only nation to legalise recreational pot. In Niagara Falls, Ontario, smokeshop owner Amaan Panjwani is waiting pat...


FDA further restricts pain medication use in kids

To view the full article, register now. Unlike codeine, tramadol wasn't FDA-approved for pediatric patients; however, in September 2015, the agency noted it w...


Trump to attend three Asian summits

Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah of Brunei and President Joko Widodo of Indonesia are expected to arrive for state visits on April 27 and 28 r...


Super-Earth: Scientists discover planet that could contain liquid water, harbour life

Other information is its mass which is 6.6 times that of the Earth, giving it a gravitational pull three times stronger, making a 167-pound person feel like 500...


Prostate cancer tests are now OK with panel, with caveats

The group continues to recommend against PSA testing for men 70 and older because the harm can outweigh any benefits. So why the controversy? Nearly 180,0...


Will pre-existing conditions be covered under Trump's new health care bill?

The tremendous turnaround in the law's popularity appears to be at least in part in reaction to the new President, who has spent much of his first 75 days in of...


Pakistan needs more reforms for high growth: ADB

Boosted by reforms and improved investor confidence, the Indian economy could grow by 7,4 percent in the current fiscal year, started on April 1, today forecast...


Hindus will witness decline in births between 2055-2060: Pew

Between 2010 and 2015, 33 percent of babies were born to Christians, who made up 31 percent of the world's population in 2015. In about 40 years, the study pr...


Watch Susan Rice calmly destroy the ludicrous right-wing conspiracy theory targeting her

The Washington Post reports that major Trump donor and Blackwater founder Erik Prince met with a Vladimir Putin confidant during the presidential... If, on ...


5 stars Arsenal need to sell to become competitive again

Wenger is facing a battle to convince Sanchez to put pen to paper on a new contract at the Emirates Stadium as the Gunners are struggling to show signs of being...


Dem Rep. O'Rourke to Launch Bid For Cruz's Senate Seat

Joaquin Castro is also reported to be interested in running in 2018. Jones added that Castro "has always led the charge on tough fights, so one way or anoth...


Children's exposure to lead linked to intelligence, lower job prospects

Blood samples of the study participants collected at age 11 were tested for lead . They found that participants who were found to carry more than 10 microgra...


Trump disappointed after healthcare bill defeat

Republicans needed 215 votes for the measure to pass. "I still believe that there is a good chance, if moderates and conservatives can come together, that we ...


Take fight against blackmoney, graft to next level: PM Modi

He further said that the nation is rejecting corruption and black money post demonetisation drive. Mr Modi began his radio address, the first after the BJP's ...


Breast Implants Are Being Blamed for 9 Cancer Deaths

Breast implants are second only to liposuction was the most popular cosmetic procedure for women, with more than 300,000 performed by doctors in 2015, NBC News...


Study suggests new drug alongside statins can significantly cut cholesterol

More cautious doctors insisted they needed proof that it prevents heart attacks and strokes. It goes without saying that this added conviction from Amgen ne...


Donald Trump inside White House as intruder scales fence

Tran was charged with entering or remaining in restricted grounds while using or carrying a risky weapon, and faces a maximum of 10 years in prison, said Bill M...