Medical

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Consider annual mammograms from age 40, then have mammograms every two years from age 50. However, there are times when delays in diagnosis occur and there can ...


American, Japanese win Nobel prize in medicine

Jim Allison, the chairman of the center's Immunology Department and executive director of the immunotherapy platform , was recognized by the Nobel Committee ...


New York University to offer free tuition for all medical students

Grossman, MD, the Saul J. Farber Dean of NYU School of Medicine and CEO of NYU Langone Health. The school has launched a $600 million campaign to fund an endo...


Health Department confirms first case of West Nile Virus in Shelby County

Humans contract WNV when bitten by an infected mosquito. "Luckily, the summer to this point hasn't been extremely wet, which has limited prime breeding condit...


Public housing becomes smokefree under new policy

Resident can still smoke but, if they want to, they need to be at least 25 feet away from the building. HUD spokesperson Brian Sullivan says not only is it a ...


United States salmonella outbreak: 'Do not eat Honey Smacks,' shoppers told

The Food and Drug Administration says retails still can not legally sell Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal following a recall. The agency is urging consumers to a...


Coffee is good for you, more science shows

The study included 498,134 non-pregnant participants who drank 1 to up to 8 cups of coffee daily. Of course there has also been evidence to suggest that cof...


Lump on face turned out to be worm crawling under woman's skin

After 10 days , it moved to her top lip, causing some seriously intense swelling. As this worm remains typically infertile inside the human beings, the soluti...


World Health Organization classifies compulsive playing of video games as a mental disorder

Screen time isn't recommended at all for kids who are 18 months or younger, but for children who are older than that up to five, it's generally recommended th...


PM told to come clean on funding source for NHS boost

May said the extra funding will help "secure" the NHS's future. Both are considered essential to the sustainability of the NHS, but the increase announced o...


Trustees report warns Medicare finances worsening

The report said the total annual cost of Social Security is projected to exceed total annual income in 2018 for the first time since Ronald Reagan's presidency,...


"Interview" Magazine, Founded By Andy Warhol, Is Shutting Down After 50 Years

News that the magazine will fold on Monday trickled out in a series of reports, which were eventually confirmed by staff members on Twitter . Owned by Peter...


First Non-Opioid Drug Approved for Managing Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms

Lucemyra, a selective alpha 2-adrenergic receptor agonist, works by reducing the release of norepinephrine and decreasing sympathetic tone; the actions of norep...


Saudis will seek nuclear weapon if Iran does, minister tells CNN

Oil-rich Saudi Arabia has long said it would match any Iranian weapons development, but Jubeir s renewed vow came after US President Donald Trump pulled t...


American Gods season two goes into production, will premiere in 2019

The House on the Rock is the meeting place for a conference between the gods . This is going to be one of the most exciting, ambitious shows out there and the...


More sickened by romaine lettuce

For most, recovery will occur within a week, but more severe cases last longer. "We do expect more reports of illness since there is a two-week delay between ...


Alfie Evans: Time to build a bridge says boy's father

Steven Woolfe MEP, launching the campaign outside the Houses of Parliament today, said: " The cases of Charlie Gard , Aysha King , and now Alfie Evans, show a ...


European Union rejects British proposals for post-Brexit Irish border

The government's approach to the Irish border issue is "misguided and fails to recognise numerous central concerns about food", the Chartered Institute of Envir...


Pentagon on Syria strikes: 'We successfully hit every target'

Russian Federation has warned the West against attacking Assad, who is also supported by Iran, and says there is no evidence of a chemical attack in Douma, a to...


In a World Designed for Morning People, Night Owls May Die Earlier

In the study sample, 50,000 people were more likely to die in the 6½ -year period sampled. "Night owls trying to live in a morning-lark world may (suffer) h...


Japan Appoints Nishino As Coach

The 65-year-old from Bosnia Herzegovina became the first Japan head coach to be fired after the national team booked a spot in the finals. Instead, he favoure...


"PM caused Rs 40000 crore loss to exchequer": Tweeted Rahul Gandhi

While talking about the PNB fraud, Rahul said that the both Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi have a good relationship with PM Modi. That's fine, that is the way they...


Offa bank robbery: Buhari finally reacts

There, they killed some policemen including a female personnel. However, a source at Offa's general hospital told ABC News that 21 people - including nine p...


IL severe bleeding outbreak linked to synthetic cannabinoids update

In a follow-up on the outbreak of severe bleeding linked to synthetic cannabinoid use in Illinois, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is now repo...


Park joins Lindberg in second-round clubhouse lead at ANA

Lindberg closed out a 2-under-par 70 Saturday after carving her approach to 5 feet at the last and making birdie. But worse was to come for the Korean as she ...


Broward Sheriff Releases Footage Of Deputy Outside During Parkland Shooting

The week after the shooting, Israel assailed Peterson for his response, describing the video recording as showing the deputy heading to the building, taking up ...


Bannon to France's Far Right National Party: 'History Is on Our Side'

A new leadership structure and new bylaws are also being unveiled at the two-day congress. Le Pen, the only candidate for National Front president, says the c...


Flu blamed for another child death in Minnesota

Howard Zucker. According to this week's update, which tracks flu activity through February 24th, flu activity has apparently peaked in CT but remains high and...


President Trump may pull Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents from California

It's an essential part of Trump's efforts to crack down on cities and states that refuse to help enforce US immigration laws. The president praised his admini...


After Nirav Modi, another diamantere booked for Rs 389.85 cr fraud

Acting on complaints by three different banks, the investigative agency has registered three cases of financial fraud within a week against a jeweller, a busin...


United States expected to move embassy to Jerusalem in May 2018

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said, noting that it will coincide with Israel's 70th anniversary . Adelson is a fervent supporter of Israel wh...


Doctors In India Remove Largest Brain Tumor Ever

For the past several years, Santlal Pal had been watching a tumor emerge from his skull. Pal, post-surgery, is recovering in the intensive care unit at the ho...


Cleaning sprays damage lungs as much as regular smoking

New research has found that the use of cleaning sprays can cause significant damage to women's lungs - but the same effect doesn't appear to apply to men. CLEAN...


BMW reveals new X4

If you get a sense of déjà vu, no surprise, considering the 2019 X4 shares most of its underpinnings with the latest BMW X3 . The M40i is the first of two ...


Cancer vaccine eliminates tumors in mice

Unlike other cancer treatments already in the market and that involves a lengthy treatment process and comes with rough side effects besides being expensive, th...