Medicine

More US teens are dying of opioid overdose — CDC

The rate climbed 19% from 2014 to 2015 - from 3.1 deaths to 3.7 deaths per 100,000 teens, per the Center for Disease Control (CDC). Moreover, it is also unclear...


Fly under the radar: DJI develops an incognito mode for their drones

The new mode will mean that the DJI apps won't update maps or geofence information, and will not notify users of any newly-issued flight restrictions or updat...


Being 'Obese But Fit' Can Still Harm Your Heart Health, Researchers Say

Researchers from Imperial College London and the University of Cambridge found that overweight or obese people with healthy cholesterol and blood sugar levels...


Boom in older workers sees employment rate hit all-time high

Labour market statistics for April 2017 to June 2017 showed a 125,000 rise in employment and 57,000 fall in unemployment. "We are bringing more people out of ...


Case of West Nile virus confirmed in Rock Hill

With mosquito season upon us, the West Nile virus has been making its rounds across the state. Most people who are infected with WNV have no symptoms at all or ...


Security Council condemns terrorist attacks on United Nations mission in Mali

Gunmen attacked the headquarters of the United Nations peacekeeping force in the Mali city of Timbuktu, killing seven people and injuring seven others in what...


Candida auris spreading in United Kingdom hospitals

Public health chiefs said that a screening programme could be considered for patients at particular risk, including children and those in intensive care. The fi...


White Nationalist Richard Spencer may speak at UF; counter protest planned

Posobiec has been an ally of Spencer, a white supremacist who led Friday's racist tiki march in Charlottesville, Va. Spencer also blamed the escalation of vio...


Protect Yourself When Viewing The Eclipse

In Louisville, the solar eclipse will begin at 12:59 p.m. and end at 3:51 p.m. With a solar eclipse , the moon covers the sun. It is possible that we'll se...


Indian, Chinese soldiers scuffle in Ladakh

However, the Indian Army spokesperson in New Delhi refused to comment on the incident. The disputed Himalayan territory of Kashmir is divided between nuclea...


Karti Chidambaram can't travel overseas without joining investigation: SC

He requested the court not to stay the HC order. "You (Karti) first show us your bonafide by going to the investigating officer". "That's all", CJI Khehar said....


Officials say OH norovirus outbreak tied to doughnut shop

The outbreak began late last week and all the cases that developed symptoms of the gastrointestinal virus had eaten food from the shop between August 4 and Tues...


Michael Bennett and Marshawn Lynch sit down for national anthem

Lynch, who did not play in the game, sat on an orange cooler, arms on his knees, while all others around him stood. In Charlottesville, white nationalists wit...


50 dead in Himachal landslide

Two buses, a auto and a motorcycle were buried under the debris. A landslide that swept two passenger buses off a hillside in northern India has killed 45 p...


OR mom sues hospital after smothering baby son

According to TIME , Portland Adventist Medical Center spokeswoman Kristi Spurgeon Johnson said she could not comment on the allegations or lawsuit until the ...


Americans, especially women and seniors, are drinking more

That number shot up by 49.4 percent in the 11 year period between 2002 and 2013. Among the ailments the researchers cite are: fetal alcohol spectrum disorders...


John Mayer And Carlos Santana Tribute Glen Campbell

A documentary film, " Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me ", followed him on his journey in life, in the disease, and in those final shows. Less than 48 hours after his ...


PDP caretaker committee to get 4 months extension

Okowa, who is the Chairman of the PDP Convention Committee, said the last two years presented great challenges to the party. The None-Elective Convention of t...


IMI plc (LON:IMI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital

Therefore 62% are positive. Diageo PLC has GBX 2800 highest and GBX 1600 lowest target. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target pri...


Backed Syrian fighters link up from east, west in Raqqa

He spoke after Friday prayers in Istanbul. The al-Qaeda-linked militant group, the Levant Liberation Committee, captured the crossing after battles with the u...