Medicine

Cabinet re-shuffle to take place on September 3

In a major rejig before the General Elections of 2019, Union Cabinet reshuffle, expansion, and swearing-in ceremony of newly inducted ministers will take place ...


Manufacturing output jumps to a four-month high

All five of the PMI components - output, new orders, employment, suppliers' delivery times and stocks of purchases - were consistent with a stronger performan...


Fourth ODI: India elect to bat, both sides make three changes each

He became stand-in captain Lasith Malinga's 300th ODI wicket when he was caught on the cover point boundary after chasing a ball that was full and wide. K...


Another Mosquito Pool Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

The virus belongs to a family of viruses called Flavivirdae and was first isolated in the West Nile province of Uganda. Mosquito pools in Waterloo Region, Wel...


Eat more fat, fewer carbs, says multi-nation, multi-year health study

People with low-fat diets increase their risk of early death by nearly a quarter, a stunning study has found. Researchers discovered that people with low-fat di...


FDA approves breakthrough treatment for dire cancers

The treatment, called Kymriah , was approved for patients up to 25 years of age who have relapsed or not helped by prior treatment for B-cell acute lymphobl...


Four cups of coffee a day keeps the doctor away

Interestingly, they observed a significant interaction between coffee consumption and age: in those who were at least 45 years old, drinking two additional cups...


Scientists have discovered a cancer drug and heart attack

Medicine targeting the body's natural inflammatory response to illness has been shown to protect heart patients from further life-threatening complications. A...


Justice Dipak Misra sorn in as new Chief Justice of India

He will preside over the top court for 13 months and six days. Justice Misra who hails from Odisha is known for his impeccable honesty, integrity, simplicity,...


Dipak Mishra became the 45th Chief Justice of India

Justice Misra who hails from Odisha is known for his impeccable honesty, integrity, simplicity, frank views and comments. Justice Misra, 64, assumes office fo...


Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott racks up 24 total yards in preseason debut

He's practiced and in the classroom as well as on the field as though he were going to take every snap this year. But we've tried to get him ready to play Week ...


Irving-Thomas void is possible, but very improbable

This could potentially cause another major hurdle for the trade be completed. The trade also adds a wrinkle to the Cavs' hopes of re-signing superstar ...


Google wants to help people find out if they are depressed

This endeavor, in association with the National alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), hopes that "by making this information available on Google , more people w...


Curfew Situation in Punjab & Haryana | Road, Rail & Internet Connectivity Suspended

It was a mistake to allow people to converge on Panchkula. Addressing a Press conference, Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said 19 potential trouble m...


Aetna accidentally discloses HIV status of some patients

Attorneys for the Legal Action Center and the AIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania sent a "demand letter", that included a photo of the envelope . The lette...


Experts criticize USA failure to unequivocally reject racist violent events

Without naming President Donald Trump , the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) said its members were "disturbed by the failure at ...


Google Adds Self-Test for Depression to Search Results

All of that information is still there, but now the first thing you'll see is an option to take the PHQ-9 screening test. Google's Knowledge Graph cards c...


High doses of vitamin B supplements can cause lung cancer in men

Prior studies created to assess the association between lung cancer risk and B vitamin intake have yielded inconsistent results. Regular taking of vitamins ...


Jury Awards $417M In Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder Lawsuit

Recently, lawsuits have emerged about "whether women who apply talcum powder regularly in the genital area have an increased risk of ovarian cancer", accordin...


Shrinking territory puts ISIS in a vise, Mattis says

ISIL fighters, estimated to number up to 1,000, reportedly responded with artillery fire, as the government forces massed outside the city. The United Nations...


Marvel's 'The Punisher' Teaser: Frank Castle Is Coming To Collect

Now that The Defenders is done with, we're already on to the next chapter in the Marvel/Netflix saga: The return of Jon Bernthal's vigilante killer Frank Ca...


J&J Loses $417 Million Talc Verdict in First California Case

Johnson & Johnson spokeswoman Carol Goodrich said in a statement that the company will appeal the jury's decision. Johnson & Johnson also pointed to an April ...


NFL, Goodell working on 5-year contract extension

Goodell, 58, has been the top executive in the nation's most popular sport since September 1, 2006, when he succeeded Paul Tagliabue. The new deal would go thro...


Binge Watching Television Is Turning You Into A Zombie IRL

Another 28 percent had binge watched several times, and close to 7 percent said they did it nearly every day. This can be done on a television , laptop, tablet...


Lee Is Against The Robert E. Lee Statue In Charlottesville

Hill, according to the newspaper article, also praised Southern white women who managed farms and "controlled the negroes" during the war, and called children t...


'At all costs': South Korean leader vows to prevent war with North

The "red line" has been set down by South Korea and the US for North Korean provocations to trigger a military response. Hours before the state media repor...


Australia to join US, Korea in war games

On Sunday the North warned that Seoul and Washington are " adding fuel to the fire " and driving the situation on the divided peninsula into a " catastrop...


Trump's favorability rating falls in three key states he won in 2016

Forty-two percent of registered voters in MI said Trump's decisions have strengthened the economy, while 39% said he has weakened it. Of course, the NBC/Maris...


NYPD Rally, Sing 'Black National Anthem' in Support of Colin Kaepernick

Also in attendance at the event was former NYPD detective Frank Serpico . 'He's trying to hold up this government up to our founding fathers, ' Serpico add...


Ex-hurricane Gert and it's effect on our weekend weather

In Dublin and Leinster, it will start out dry but rain is expected to fall during the afternoon with heavy rain in places - again with humid temperatures of 1...


American Cancer Society, Cleveland Clinic pull events from Trump's Mar-a-Lago

The nationwide health organization confirmed it is seeking a new venue to host its Island of Palm Beach gala on February 22, 2018 in a statement to HuffPost. Bu...


FG- ASUU Meeting Ends in Deadlock, To Reconvene Within One Week

But the Minister of Labour, Dr. Chris Ngige , told newsmen after the meeting that the Federal Government was waiting for a feedback from ASUU on the position...


Here's why you might not want to groom down there

In other words, one in four "groomers" reported at least one injury. A total of 7,456 individuals took part in the survey, and 5,674 of those who responded re...


FDA Approves New Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) said on Thursday it approved Pfizer Inc's treatment for a rare type of blood cancer. The safety and efficacy...


Delhi: 5-Star hotel staff molested by security manager

The woman told the media, "He told me to sit down, when I didn't, he pulled me and tried to take off my saree". The hotel administration did not take any action...