Medical

Patients dying prematurely in A&E corridors, department heads warn Theresa May

In December 2016, 86.2% of A&E patients were seen in time, meaning the NHS success rate has fallen by 1.1% in just 12 months. NHS Scotland has not met the A...


Ivey issues public health emergency — FLU CASES SPIKE

The report is in line with what we've seen across the state and country: Influenza is spiking. Along with the flu, doctors say they are also seeing an incre...


Reuters Reporters Face 14 Years In Prison After Myanmar Brings Formal Charges

While the eyes of the world are on Myanmar's northern Rakhine and Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar, more than 60,000 Rohingya children remain almost forgotten, trapped ...


Apple: New parental control features are coming

Apple did not address the letter specifically, though in a statement it did say that as a company it puts deep thought into how its products are used and w...


21-year-old aspiring-personal trainer dies from flu complications

According to his mother, he celebrated with more family members on Christmas night and returned to his job on December 26. "He kinda only laid down and went...


7 new E. coli cases; continue avoiding romaine lettuce

But U.S. health authorities have said it's too early to blame leafy greens as the probe continues. The Center for Disease Control, several states, and the U.S...


Pennsylvania heroin and opioid epidemic a disaster, governor says

A command center is to be set up at the state's emergency management headquarters in Harrisburg. "I don't take this action lightly", Wolf said. The move i...


Red Cross issues plea for blood donations

It takes over 3,000 blood donations a week for Bonfils to meet patient needs-and to be ready for the unexpected-in Colorado. Last week, blood collection was c...


Flu season hits early, hard in Texas

Michelle Murti of Public Health Ontario told National Post . Up until December 30, 2017, there were 11,275 laboratory-confirmed cases across the country, 74 ...


Hence Proved: Women Are Stronger Than Men!

At the height of the starvation, this dropped to 18.17 for men - but was still a bit longer, at 22.4, for women . Researchers from the University of Southern...


Hit snooze: Study shows that more sleep can stop sugar cravings

The researchers found that those who extended their sleep reduced their free sugar consumption by 10 grams when compared to baseline levels, along with a decrea...


Supreme Court to hear OH voter roll case

A 2016 Reuters analysis found roughly twice the rate of voter purging in Democratic-leaning neighborhoods in Ohio's three largest counties as in Republican-...


Pastor Gets Standing Ovation After "Apologizing" for Sexually Abusing Teen Girl

When a 17-year-old Jules Woodson told members of her church that a youth minister forced her to perform oral sex, she says leaders gave him a friendly "going ...


Exchange Capital Management Inc. Sells 8474 Shares of Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

Traders purchased shares of Merck & Co., Inc. A total of 10.51 Million shares exchanged at hands and its Average Volume is 11.95 Million. (NYSE: MRK ) has risen...


One cigarette can make two-thirds of adults addicts

More than two-thirds of people who smoke just 1 cigarette go on to become, at least temporarily, daily smokers, a study suggests. The research selected asked ...


Papa Rakesh announces Krrish 4's release date on Hrithik's B'day

Roshan took to micro-blogging site Twitter with the confirmation. After a gap of four years, Rakesh and Hrithik are collaborating for the Krrish franchise...


Former Google engineer fired over gender memo sues for discrimination

So far, another Google engineer named David Gudeman who left in December, 2016, is also a plaintiff, reports Techcrunch . "Damore, Gudeman, and other class m...


Tenth team in the WWE Mixed Match Challenge

While there's not an obvious injury evident during the match, you never know what can go wrong. Raw General Manager Kurt Angle revealed the news on Facebook...


Kamala Mills Fire: On the Run Yug Tuli Spotted at Hyderabad airport

During the interrogation, the hotelier revealed that he sheltered the trio - Kripesh Sanghvi, Jigar Sanghvi and Mankar- at his residence. The Sanghvi brothers...


Panthers could come under scrutiny from National Football League for handling of Cam Newton

Newton dropped to the floor as he left the pitch for treatment, and the league wants assurances that concussion protocols were followed correctly. While interim...