Medicine

The FDA approved a prophylactic for migraines

Amgen Inc won U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval on Thursday for the first drug in a new class created to prevent migraine headaches in adults. The...


Bill Gates: Trump asked me the difference between HIV and HPV

Though Trump's memory failed him when it came to identifying illnesses, according to Gates, the president knew a "scary" amount about the Microsoft founde...


Ebola reappears in DR Congo, WHO scrambles to respond

The WHO is anxious about the disease reaching the city of Mbandaka with a population of about 1 million people, which would make the outbreak far harder to tack...


In DR Congo identified 11 new cases of infection with Ebola

So far, 23 people have reportedly died and until Thursday, there were more than 40 suspected or confirmed cases. An outbreak between 2014 and 2016 in west Afr...


Disruption of Circadian Rhythm Negatively Impacts Mental Health

For the new study, an global team led by Laura Lyall, a University of Glasgow psychologist, analysed data - taken from the UK Biobank, one of the most complet...


STD Cases Just Reached a Record High in California

California hit record numbers of new infections of sexually transmitted diseases in 2017, with almost 300,000 cases of chlamydia , gonorrhea and syphilis ...


Dominant Hamilton wins in Spain, Vettel fourth

Hamilton, however, was in cruise control, as he made his one and only trouble-free stop on lap 25. While on the day Vettel was probably not a realistic winnin...


Amazon Go store coming to Chicago

The company has announced that two more Amazon Go stores are coming to major cities before the year is through. Amazon now has job listings for store manager...


Melania Trump's Embolization Procedure Explained

The intervention, termed an embolization, was successful without any complications, read an announcement from Stephanie Grisham, communications director for the...


Hundreds Protest In Cities Across US For 'Poor People's Campaign'

Justice. When do we want it? The movement has been revived by Rev. William Barber II of North Carolina and Rev. Liz Theoharis of New York City. Police say w...


Salmonella outbreak grows - NJ must watch out for these eggs

The eggs were sold in Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia . They were sold under ...


Ronda Rousey's next WWE match has finally been confirmed

Being humble at the challenge thrown at her, Ronda felt that she was just a match old at WWE and that there are other deserving women who should be given an o...


Man Donated Enough Blood To Save 2 Million Children

Harrison, now 81 years old, didn't always know that his blood literally had the power to save lives. According to the Australian Red Cross Blood Service , he...


1 sickened in Colorado from salmonella outbreak linked to NC eggs

The eggs were sold under brand names Country Daybreak, Crystal Farms, Coburn Farms, Sunshine Farms, Publix , Sunups, Glenview, Great Value. The Hyde County f...


More youth mental health supports coming to BC

There is no shame in asking for help and there are multiple agencies willing to listen and provide the support needed. "What we're trying to do is build aware...


Suspected "Golden State Killer" charged in Dyersville native's death

Diane Howard, from the Sacramento County Public Defender's Office and who is DeAngelo's attorney on the Sacramento charges, was not immediately available for co...


WHO prepares for worst case Ebola scenario

It can be used to protect people who have had contact with Ebola victims, stopping the spread of disease, but that requires intensive contact tracing, which S...


Nigeria monitoring Ebola before DRC World Cup warm up

Julien Raickman, MSF head of mission in DRC, said: "At the moment there is an experienced MSF team in Bikoro, made up of medics, water and sanitation experts, h...


Razorbacks break record, take big lead at NCAA regional

Jillian Hollis, Georgia (209); 12. After a one-year absence, the No. 31 Virginia women's golf team is back in the NCAA Championships. Senior Kelli Murphy ...


Trump withdraws from Iran nuclear deal; allies regret his decision

He was convicted for formulating the part of the plan that used the money from the weapons sales to fund Contra rebel groups in Nicaragua. But paying Iran for...


California becomes first state requiring all new homes be built with solar

Although the new solar law will likely raise new home prices initially, there is a bigger phenomenon that's contributing to higher housing prices: California is...


Women who eat fast food take longer to become pregnant

Women who do not eat fruits or have a lot of junk food take longer to get pregnant and have less chances of conceiving within a year, according to a recent ...


Shampoo containing brittle bones drug allegedly 'triggers hair growth'

Nathan Hawkshaw of the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom. "Clearly though, a clinical trial is required next to tell us whether this drug or si...


Controversy Hits Malaysian Indian Investor's Takeover of Cambodian Newspaper

Managing editor Stuart White, who has worked for the Post for six years, was the first staff member to refuse to remove the article . Now many fear the Po...


Calorie count rules take effect Monday

The far-reaching Obamacare regulation mandating calorie counts on menus went into effect on Monday. Many chains, including McDonald's, Panera and Starbucks, b...


Walmart Announces New Measures to Cut Opioid Abuse

Within sixty days, Walmart and Sam's Club plan to restrict some opioid prescriptions to a seven-day supply with a maximum of 50 milligrams of morphine per...


Kirsten Dunst & Jesse Plemons Welcome Baby Boy

Their engagement went public past year and, after about a month of pregnancy rumors, Kirsten confirmed she was expecting this January. Reps for the couple a...


IPL 2018, SRH vs RCB: 5 talking points

Although there was little pace in the wicket , Williamson found a way, scoring a match-winning 56 from 39 balls to earn an unlikely victory and player of the m...


Melanoma Monday's focus on prevention and awareness

Kulkarni. Even melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer , is highly treatable when detected early. "A lot of young women visit tanning beds ", said O'Don...


Thunderstorm: Rains lash Chandigarh; Haryana, Punjab on storm alert

Also the Meteorological department has warned about the approach of heavy rains within the next three hours in eight southern districts and fishermen are cautio...


CSK wilts under Gill and Karthik's assault

Delhi Daredevils played the match at the home venue of CSK. Gill enthralled the packed house, equally divided in purple and yellow patches, with his poise a...


Bank holiday weekend set to be a scorcher

Early indications show the hot weather and sunshine could last until the middle of May after a miserable end to April, according to forecasters. Temperatures ...


Golden State Killer suspect to make surprise court appearance

The defense attorney for Golden State Killer suspect Joseph James DeAngelo Jr.is trying to stop investigators from obtaining more DNA samples and photograph...


UN Security Council delegation visiting N Rakhine

Many have said they remain afraid to return. "We need to question him more", Judge Ye Lwin told Police Captain Myo Lwin, one of the officers who had escorted ...


Buhari lands in Abuja after visit to Trump, technical stopover in London

The party also advised the Presidency to reveal the real reasons for the president's " technical stopover " in London. Instead, he had a stopover in London en r...