Medicine

4000 experimental Ebola vaccines arrive in DRC

An Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has now entered a "new phase", after the first urban case was confirmed in Mbandaka city, the co...


USA surgeon general says he assisted in medical emergency on Delt

Delta said in a statement Adams intervened when a passenger became ill. Patient doing well and like a good #USPHS officer, I was glad to be able to assist! D...


Ex Aston Villa, England Star Dies

Former Aston Villa and Bolton defender Jlloyd Samuel died in a vehicle crash on Tuesday at the age of 37, Cheshire Police confirmed. He switched allegiance ...


Metro health officials confirm E. coli case linked to lettuce

In good news for salad lovers everywhere, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is now advising that it is safe to crunch into romaine lettuce once again. Peopl...


Ekiti Primary: Al-Makura submits report, attributes success to aspirants, delegates' conduct

Kolapo Olusola , who is the incumbent Deputy Governor of the state. "President Buhari commends all the participants in the keenly contested primary, who passi...


Fuel prices up 2 days in row after K'taka polls

Rising crude oil, coupled with Indian government ruling out excise duty cuts and various states' being reluctant in reducing the Value-Added Tax on fuel prices,...


Flood watch in effect; here's how much rain we could get

Streams and creeks could leave their banks, flooding nearby properties. At 10 a.m., the river was measuring at 10.65 feet at the New Munster gauge . Crest is...


Using phone at night increases risk of mental health issues

The findings were found to be consistent even when controlling for a number of influential factors including age, sex, lifestyle, education and body mass index,...


Congo receives first doses of Ebola vaccine amid outbreak

Isaac Adewole, to ensure alertness to combat whatever cases that might arise and get Ebola vaccines ready for any emergency situation. "While we plead with th...


Kelly Holmes on exercise for Mental Health Awareness Week

And it's something we all need to think about a lot more than we now do. Currently, over 90% of our office line managers are trained in Mental Health First ...


Barça, Real Madrid favor increasing number of Club World Championship participants

It is not clear which clubs from other continents might be invited to take part. Infantino says he has an offer of $25 billion over 12 years on the table for ...


The funeral of Alfie Evans passes Everton football ground Goodison Park, Liverpool

Alfie Evans tragically died aged 23 months old, after battling with a degenerative brain condition . Flowers, pictures and messages left outside Everton's...


Sensex zooms as BJP leads in Karnataka elections 2018

The Nifty is trading at 10,754.60 points in the morning. This content is restricted to site members. Karnataka Assembly elections results will be declar...


Christian Kirk arrested in February for disorderly conduct, damaging property

Kirk was arrested in Scottsdale, Arizona, after allegedly throwing rocks at cars in the parking lot at the Waste Management Phoenix Open golf tournament. "We ...


World Health Organization plans to eliminate trans-fat from food by 2023

Manufacturers often use them as they have a longer shelf life than other fats. Artificial trans fat or trans-fatty acids are produced in a process that adds h...


China plays active role in Korean Peninsula issue

Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that his country is honoured to host the historic meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un, while Ren Yu...


Mikel, Lokosa, Ajiboye top Eagles' World Cup provisional list

WorldStage Newsonline- Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr has released 30 men provisional list ahead of the World Cup in Russian Federation. The absence of I...


Health officials say record number of Californians diagnosed with STDs a year ago

In total, there were 75,560 cases in 2017, representing a 16 percent increase from the year before, making the rate 190.5 cases per 100,000 Californians. Chlamy...


Remarkable controversy as Republic of Ireland U17s knocked out of Euros

The penalty had to be retaken and Ireland had to put an outfield player in goals for the kick. As you can see below, the referee books and sends off the Irela...


Community members, school board consider school closing, special-ed issues

The Tioga Central School District's budget, which was also detailed by district officials earlier this month, features a tax increase as well - albeit a minute ...