Medical

News

GOP Congressman Resigns After Asking Two Female Staffers To Have His Baby

Franks said in his statement that had never "physically intimidated, coerced, or had, or attempted to have, any sexual contact with any member of my congressional staff". Andrea Lafferty, President of Traditional Values Coalition, said she is the one...

Delhi tops crime chart among metro cities

Additionally, there were 7,956 cases of kidnapping in the state previous year, behind only Delhi. Uttar Pradesh accounted for 9.5 percent of total Indian Penal Code (IPC) crimes reported in the country followed by Madhya Pradesh (8.9 percent)...

Mom's boyfriend arrested in missing Jacksonville toddler case

Authorities have been scanning the area and searching for Woods since her disappearance. An arrest has been made in connection with the disappearance of 3-year-old Mariah Woods. The warrant also says that Kimrey "secretly disposed of the dead child...

Trump Feuds With Democrats Ahead of a Possible Government Shutdown

The effect is they can't negotiate with Trump until he rescinds the tweet attacking them. That is the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals that President Trump has called for reforming before he agrees to continue it. Then, he moved the goal posts...

Non-smokers get extra vacation time at this company

The plan has only been in place since September but company officials said more than 30 of the company's 120 employees have taken additional days off under the plan. Sompo Japan Nippon Kowa Himawari Life Insurance Inc. has introduced an all-day smo...

Care Quality Commission review finds that child mental health services are fragmented

The head of Public Health England , Duncan Selbie, said: 'This compelling review adds to the evidence demonstrating how important it is for employers to notice mental health in the workplace. Theresa May , who commissioned the report said that ...

Pot Smokers Have More Sex, Study Finds

But a new study claimed that not only does the average person who smokes marijuana regularly have a healthy amount of sex, they actually may have more sex than the average person who does not. The only firm conclusion was that, for whatever reaso...

Saaho First Look Poster - Prabhas Saaho Movie 1st Look Released

The first look of Saaho was released on the occasion of Prabhas' 38th birthday and the poster is already taking the internet by a storm. To the genre of the film, team Saaho have had the audience hooked to learn about the trilingual. A designer...

Korean lawmaker says North Korea hacked war plans

The two B-1B bombers were accompanied by two F-15K fighters from the South Korean military after leaving their base in Guam, the South's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a news release. In a speech at the United Nations in September, the US President ac...

'Perfect Imperfections' empowers survivors of breast cancer

Hearts broke across the country when Julia Louis-Dreyfus revealed that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer just last week. An estimated 252,710 new cases of invasive breast cancer and 63,410 cases of in situ breast cancer will be diagno...

President Trump expels 15 Cuban diplomats following mysterious 'sonic attacks'

The United States expelled 15 of Cuba's diplomats Tuesday to protest its failure to protect Americans from unexplained attacks in Havana, plunging diplomatic ties between the countries to levels unseen in years. An official said that the new victim...

Utah's Brigham Young University to Sell Caffeinated Drinks

Highly-caffeinated energy drinks will not be sold on the Provo campus, which is located about 40 miles southeast of Salt Lake City, he added. The Utah-based Mormon religion directs its almost 16 million worldwide members to avoid alcohol and hot be...

TS Katia becomes 3rd named storm now in Atlantic

It has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph (65 kph) and is about 1505 miles (2420 kilometers) east of the Lesser Antilles. NOAA said Hurricane Jose is expected to decrease slightly in forward speed in the next couple of days but is expected to st...

Seven dead, over 20 missing in Himachal landslide

It swept away the road and the buses for nearly 800 metres down into a gorge leaving no trace of one of the buses. Around 250 meters of the stretch of the road has been entirely washed away by the landslide. Rescue work, which is being carried out ...

First US Human Embryo Gene Editing Experiment Successfully "Corrects" a Heart Condition

For the first time, researchers in the US have safely repaired a disease-causing gene in human embryos , targeting a heart defect best known for killing young athletes - a big step toward one day preventing a list of inherited diseases.

Judge rules Charlie Gard can't die at home

The judge also warned that leaking the date, time or place of Charlie's death would be breaking the law. Her father said they have done extensive research about her condition, and they want a second opinion before they let go of their little girl.

Local Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus

Last year, IDPH reported 155 human cases of West Nile virus, including six deaths, although human cases are underreported. WNV is most commonly transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. An east Pierce County man has recovered after...

Humans Have Produced Whopping 9 Billion Tons of Plastic

The scientists compiled production statistics for resins, fibres and additives from a range of industry sources, drawing a distinction between plastics and materials used extensively in construction, such as steel and cement. Plastics will likely be ...

Tropical Storm Don becomes fourth named storm of Atlantic hurricane season

Forecasters with the National Hurricane Center say the storm will dissipate by the end of the week and now poses no threat to the US mainland. "While some strengthening can still occur with Don in the short term, the system is not expected t...

Jagga Jasoos 2nd / 3rd Day Box Office Collection Total Worldwide Earning Report

Box Office Collection Day 4: Updated Soon... The film has collected Rs 33.17 crore over the first weekend. The Bollywood movie's total production cost is estimated to be around Rs 110 crores and being shelved for 8 long months for getting released...

Search

Breaking News

First US Human Embryo Gene Editing Experiment Successfully "Corrects" a Heart Condition

For the first time, researchers in the US have safely repaired a disease-causing gene in human embryos , targeting a heart defect best known for killing young athletes - a bi...

Judge rules Charlie Gard can't die at home

The judge also warned that leaking the date, time or place of Charlie's death would be breaking the law. Her father said they have done extensive research about her condition, an...

Local Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus

Last year, IDPH reported 155 human cases of West Nile virus, including six deaths, although human cases are underreported. WNV is most commonly transmitted to humans by the bite ...

Humans Have Produced Whopping 9 Billion Tons of Plastic

The scientists compiled production statistics for resins, fibres and additives from a range of industry sources, drawing a distinction between plastics and materials used extensive...

Tropical Storm Don becomes fourth named storm of Atlantic hurricane season

Forecasters with the National Hurricane Center say the storm will dissipate by the end of the week and now poses no threat to the US mainland. "While some strengthening can ...

Jagga Jasoos 2nd / 3rd Day Box Office Collection Total Worldwide Earning Report

Box Office Collection Day 4: Updated Soon... The film has collected Rs 33.17 crore over the first weekend. The Bollywood movie's total production cost is estimated to be around ...

Jaguar E-Pace unveiled in the UK

The overall size of the newly launched Jaguar E-Pace is 4.4 meters long bringing it on par with the Audi Q3 model. The E-Pace is expected to reach showrooms "in late 2017", w...

The First Gonorrhoea Vaccine May Be On The Horizon

A vaccine targeting the specific strain of bacteria causing meningococcal disease in the New Zealand outbreak was eventually "developed in a collaboration between Chiron Vaccines...

For the first time, a vaccine for gonorrhea proves effective

Gonorrhea is becoming harder and in some cases impossible to treat with antibiotics, the World Health Organization said . For now, the most effective way to prevent gonorrh...

No Budget Before Deadline

Saturday marks the first day of a new fiscal year - meaning the state will enter its third straight year without a budget. It's the longest of any state since the Great Depression ...

Special Reports

CDPH Releases Annual End of Life Option Act Report

CDPH Releases Annual End of Life Option Act Report

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) released the 2016 End of Life Option Act (Act) first Annual Report. During that period, 191 people who had six months or fewer...

Tour de France 2017

Tour de France 2017

Froome will use the stage he won in 2012 to try to seize the lead. But when he rolls down the start ramp at the race's opening time trial on Saturday in Düsseldorf , three-times...

Two immigration bills clear House, polarize San Diego's delegation

Two immigration bills clear House, polarize San Diego's delegation

The bill was named after 32-year old Kathryn Steinle , who was gunned down while she strolled along San Francisco's Pier 14 with her father. "Just eleven weeks before the shooting...

Study links auto crashes to marijuana in states where pot is legal

Mason Tvert, a marijuana legalization advocate and communications director with Marijuana Policy Project, challenged the study's comparison of claims in rural states like Idaho, ...

Trump Expected to Tighten US Cuba Policy

Trump Expected to Tighten US Cuba Policy

A study shows it could cost us $6.6 billion and affect 12,295 American jobs. President Donald Trump on Friday will announce a revised U.S. Cuba policy that eliminates travel ...