Stories about Medicine

Feb 25 2017

Health department investigating mumps cases at UA

The Centers for Disease Control has reported mumps cases are at a 10-year nationwide high with cases in 46 states in the last year. Treatment focuses on alleviating sympt...

Feb 23 2017

South African court says government's ICC withdrawal is unconstitutional

The court's ruling will force the parliament to open up the decision to the public - a critical part of the debate, said Phephelaphi Dube, director of the Centre for Cons...

Feb 22 2017

Four Central Texans killed in Australian plane crash

The light aircraft crashed into the DFO shopping centre at Essendon and exploded about 9am on Tuesday. Max Quartermain, the owner of the charter company Corporate and L...

Feb 22 2017

Renault can 'dream of podium' if RS17 hits target, says Jolyon Palmer

Renault Sport F1 managing director Cyril Abiteboul, who has effectively been running the team since the abrupt departure of principal Frederic Vasseur in January, said th...

Feb 20 2017

King Felipe's Brother-in-Law Guilty of Fraud, Infanta Cristina Acquitted - Court

As well as Cristina and Urdangarin, 15 others faced charges in the trial which investigated the dealings of the Noos Institute, a supposedly non-profit institution set up...

Feb 20 2017

Flu widespread in 46 states; 9 more kids' deaths reported

Last week, Duke University Health System hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers began barring visits from most children under age 18 and requiring that patients receive...

Feb 18 2017

Americans are now more stressed

Based on the report developed by the American Psychological Association (APA) called Stress in America: Coping with Change, about two-thirds of the population of the U....

Feb 11 2017

Facebook just made your weather app obsolete

Simply go into the Facebook menu (three horizontal bars) and scroll to the list of Apps . A new Weather section can be found in the company's iOS app and Facebook wi...

Feb 06 2017

USA imposes new sanctions on Iran after missile test

Washington added more Iranian individuals and entities to its anti-Iran sanction list on Friday. Yesterday, the Trump administration appeared poised to levy fresh sanc...

Jan 28 2017

Patrice Evra completes Marseille move

Despite the 36-year-old's considerable salary requirements, the club did not hesitate to sign him from Juventus , where he had plied his trade for a successful two-and-a...

Jan 28 2017

Woman Survives 6 Days Without Lungs

Dr Niall Ferguson, head of critical care medicine at the University Health Network and Mount Sinai, said that the influenza had "tipped her over the edge into respiratory...

Jan 28 2017

HP recalls 101000 laptop batteries that could catch fire

Joint recall with Health Canada , the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC), PROFECO and HP Inc. One incident caused about $1,000 worth of damage,...

Jan 26 2017

Fewer Americans Dying from Cancer

Hyperthermia basically heats the area of the cancerous cells to a temperature high enough to kill cancer cells. Breast cancer deaths have declined overall, but a clus...

Jan 24 2017

Winter weather advisory issued for late this afternoon into tomorrow

Meteorologist Kylie Bearse says the flakes will likely start falling around noon with snow showers continuing off and on overnight and into Wednesday morning. Mike Evans ...

Jan 23 2017

Health studies show that you age faster, the longer you sit

Furthermore, other conditions, such as diabetes, heart disease, and cancers, might accelerate the degeneration. But when he focused on the women who did not meet the reco...

Jan 21 2017

President Trump Calls The Husband Of Slain Orlando Officer

Loyd will also face one count of attempted first-degree murder and two counts of aggravated assault with a firearm related to the shooting of Dixon's brother and threats ...

Jan 20 2017

Betsy DeVos asked whether she supports 'ex-gay' therapy

By design, DeVos was fomenting a "culture of instability" throughout the system, which was a threat to traditional and charter schools alike. Donald Trump's nominee t...

Jan 18 2017

Bigg Boss 10: Housemates host haldi ceremony for Mona Lisa and Vikrant

The postman has either to nominate himself and provide the parcel to the person meant or burn away the parcel, only after announcing its content, into furnace. Also, the ...

Jan 01 2017

Massachusetts Lawmakers Vote to Delay Recreational Marijuana Store Openings

MA lawmakers on Beacon Hill on Wednesday, December 28, passed a measure to delay portions of the recently approved ballot question legalizing recreational marijuana. "Luc...

Dec 30 2016

Evidence That Drake & Jennifer Lopez Are Dating Explains All The Fuss

As the romance rumours continue to mount, the new "couple" have shared Instagram photos of them cuddling on a sofa. The cute picture that has come up in Instagram show...