Medical

Mars mountain photobombs NASA's Curiosity rover selfie

When Curiosity took the photos, the rover was almost 11 miles (18 km) from the landing site where its journey began back in 2012. An annotated version of th...


Scientists Identify Cells in the Brain That Control Anxiety

But in the modern world anxiety manifests in a multitude of dysfunctional ways, leaving many people suffering from debilitating disorders. "A new study by the...


Georgia GOP candidate blasts National Football League denial of 'Please Stand' ad

The NFL has declined to confirm the details, but spokesman Joe Lockhart has said there has been no final decision on any agreement. The issue received anoth...


First blood test detects Alzheimer's disease up to 20 years before symptoms

Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia, affecting up to 70 % of all people with dementia, with three in 10 people over 85 having dementia, acco...


No 'automatic' Olympic participation for 28 cleared Russians - IOC

However, CAS Secretary-General Matthieu Reeb insisted that the ruling "does not mean that these 28 athletes are declared innocent". The IOC expressed "disappo...


Organizations coming together in Bakersfield for National Heart Month

The luncheon focuses on the strides in the fight against heart disease in women in the past decade and the ongoing need to educate Central Texas women about the...


Railway Budget 2018: Piyush Goyal hints at goodies for commuters

Minister of State (MoS) Railways Rajen Gohain on Thursday said that the Railways Budget introduced as part of the Budget proposals for 2018-19 by Finance Minis...


Coffee shops in California may soon be required to post cancer warnings

The nonprofit alleges that some coffee shops, including Starbucks , GP, Gloria Jean's and 7-Eleven, have failed to do so and are therefore in violation of the ...


Flu cases widespread across the state

While flu vaccine can vary in how well it works, it is the best way to prevent flu illness and serious flu complications, including those that can result in hos...


Cancer 'vaccine' eliminates tumors in mice, Stanford researchers find

Though the basic principles are similar, cancer vaccines work a bit differently than a vaccine against the measles or the flu. Since the drug's applicatio...


House of Reps probe on suspended SEC DG, Gwarzo begins

The panel further recommended that Gwarzo "should be discharged on the allegations of award of contracts to Medusa Investments Limited, award of contracts to ot...


DOJ and SEC probing Apple over phone slowdown

In a statement to Bloomberg on Tuesday, Apple confirmed it had been contacted by government officials. The inquiry is in early stages, and it's too soon t...


Nutritionist claims pizza is a healthier breakfast than cereal

However, she added that pizza contains much more protein compared to cereals, which will make people feel full throughout their morning. While Amer says pizza...


Overdose deaths in BC at all time high, again

Lapointe said it was often combined with other illicit drugs - most often heroin, cocaine or methamphetamines. For North Vancouver Island, the number of overd...


Labour to force binding vote calling on government to publish Brexit papers

In another clear message to her concerned backbenchers, the PM played down the leaked impact assessments showing a hit to the economy in all broad end state s...


FDA calls for packaging change to opioid antidiarrheal to limit overdose risk

For example, that might mean a package would only contain eight 2-milligram capsules of the diarrhea drug in a blister pack, the FDA said . Loperamide , s...


Ex-President Proposed National Coalition Movement Launches In Abuja

They claimed that the country has gone through a lot in the hands of the political elite and therfore, called for a fresh alternative for citizens in 2019. "Thi...


Steven Gerrard hails this Liverpool player despite FA Cup exit

Pardew told The Mirror: "It's nice of Steven to say that". West Bromwich Albion manager Alan Pardew says that he is "really proud" of his players after...


Drug Companies Shipped 20 Million Opioids To A Small West Virginia Town

Crypto exchange under scrutiny after massive theft MORE (R-Ore.) and ranking member Frank Pallone Jr . As lawmakers demand answers from Miami-Luken and H.D....


Patriots TE (concussion) 'ready to roll' at Super Bowl

There's a chance Solder retires early to spend more time with his son Hudson, who is dealing with cancer. That's ultimately what Super Bowl LII comes down...