Medical

Get moving. Exercise can slow down the ageing process

The men had to be able to cycle 100 kilometers in under 6.5 hours, while the women had to be able to cycle 60 kilometers in 5.5 hours. The study has claimed...


Kentucky sees uptick in flu-related deaths

Robert Strang, chief medical health officer for Nova Scotia. The cumulative rate of flu-related hospitalizations rose to almost 86 people out of every 100,000...


Mohammed Shami booked for rape, attempt to murder

She also alleged that Shami's family members tried to kill her and have been torturing her for more than two years. The images uploaded by Jahan was evidence ag...


China's first space station will hit the Earth's atmosphere soon

While the Chinese space station was a symbol of innovation and achievement for the country, some mistakes as to how long the station would last caused the space...


Study finds no link between marijuana use, kidney disease

She said numerous cases of kidney disease were as a result of undiagnosed and untreated cases of hypertension and diabetes. In addition to senior citizens, ...


GKN agrees $6 bln tie-up with Dana in bid to fend off…

As part of its defence against the Melrose takeover bid, GKN announced earlier this month that it was going to split the two main parts of its business - its ...


Cuomo: Number Of Confirmed Flu Cases Drops Again In NY State

A woman in her 60s, with underlying medical conditions, also died as a result of complications related to the flu. That total is double the 58 deaths the st...


Germany to get new foreign minister as Sigmar Gabriel loses job

He is also a vocal critic of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD), racist crime and anti-Semitism. His successor, set to be announced on Friday, is e...


Emergency in Lanka after communal clashes

The special measures, enacted by the government Tuesday, will see soldiers deployed across the island for an initial 10-day period in a bid to prevent the unres...


AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Shares Sold by Home Federal Bank of Tennessee

About 49,214 shares traded. It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. Philip Hempleman decreased its stake in Servicenow Inc (NOW) by 7.5% based on its lates...


U.S. appeals court says Title VII covers transgender workers

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of MI had ruled for the funeral home in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. R.G. The 6th U.S. The ...


NC Reports 12 More Flu Deaths; Death Toll At 276

According to WRAL's Dr. Allen Mask, those numbers reflect only the deaths of individuals who tested positive for the flu and only those cases that were actually...


Doctors suggest 7 ways to take good care of your kidneys

Not many know that 17.2 per cent urban Indians suffer from kidney disease. Although this is commonly associated with men as they get older, women can also str...


Ross Stores: We feel good about home

Ross Stores shares have increased slightly since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor's 500 index has risen 2 percent. Using a broader approach...


Student walk out planned for several Rapid City Schools

Students across the country will walk out of class at 10 a.m. for 17 minutes - one minute for each person slain in the February 14 shooting. About 200 student...


Why infants who look like their dads are healthier

This backs previous research that found fathers in several villages in Senegal spent more time with their offspring that more closely resembled them. The expe...


Busch beer cans litter I-10 in Florida after semi overturns

Happy hour hit the streets with a splash when a hapless truck driver spilled almost 60,000 bottles of beer onto a Florida highway. A semi spilling 60,000 poun...


Gov. Tom Wolf declares state of emergency for southeast Pennsylvania

The State College area will be mostly on the outside of the storm, but is still expected to get 1-3 inches of snow, according to the National Weather Service. I...


Don't make Aadhaar number mandatory for enrolling NEET candidates, SC tells CBSE

A five-judge Constitution bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A K Sikri, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan agreed with the...


Opioid treatment is not superior to non-opioid treatment for some pain

Doctors and patients have long assumed that opioids are uniquely powerful medicines for chronic pain , even as opioid-related overdoses continue to rise. The g...