Medicine

Lung cancer rates on the rise for younger women

But among white and Hispanic women born since the 1960s, " lung cancer rates have exceeded those in men, even though fewer women smoke", it added. The new ...


Smokers will quit for cash

The most successful method was the last one, with 12.7 percent of people who successfully kicked the habit. Give them money before they quit. The new re...


Understanding Nipah virus & public health effect

This medicine is the only one which could control the Nipah virus to some extent. The virus that is usually carried by flying foxes - a kind of bat - or pig...


US warns teething medicines unsafe, wants them off shelves

The specific problem cited Wednesday is methemoglobinemia , a condition that reduces the blood's oxygen-carrying capacity, potentially to life-threatening leve...


Sleeping In On The Weekends Can Help You Live Longer, Study Finds

Speaking to Express.co.uk, Torbjorn Akerstedt who led the study, said there was no single factor causing death early. Hopefully, additional research will fi...


Harvey Weinstein Will Turn Himself In To Police On Criminal Charges

The founder of the Miramax movie studios was released on bail of eight hundred and fifty thousand euros. Leaders of Time's Up, #MeToo and other women's righ...


Polish writer makes Booker Prize history

The £50,000 ($67,000) award is split evenly between the writer and her translator, Jennifer Croft . Tokarczuk is a bestselling author in Poland , where she ...


Donald Trump can't block people on Twitter, US court rules

Turning to the merits of plaintiffs' First Amendment claim, we hold that the speech in which they seek to engage is protected by the First Amendment and tha...


R. Kelly Faces Lawsuit Alleging He Gave A Woman Herpes

Rodgers also alleges that Kelly recorded their sexual encounters without asking her and often kept her locked in secluded areas, including rooms, studios and mo...


Profit before tax at Marks and Spencer plummets 62.1%

Credit Suisse has predicted a 4.5% decline in pre-tax profit to £539mln in fiscal year 2018/19, driven by weak like-for-like sales but with less pressure from ...


President Trump demands investigation into claims of FBI 'spy' during 2016 campaign

Trump described the infiltration allegations as being potentially "bigger than Watergate", but Democrats say he is attempting to undermine the year-old investi...


FDA approves Amgen migraine drug, price set at $6900 per year

The most common side effects reported by patients in the trials were injection site reactions and constipation. Novartis and Amgen seem to have heeded warni...


Trump asked me twice the difference between HIV and HPV - Bill Gates

Gates also revealed a how he and wife Melinda were creeped out by Trump seeming to be a little too attentive to their 22-year-old daughter Jennifer's look...


Congo confirms 11 new Ebola cases

Fourteen cases have been confirmed with laboratory tests. In this photo taken Saturday, May 12, 2018, health workers don protective clothing as they prepare t...


FDA Gives First Approval To Non-Opioid Treatment For Withdrawal

Patients can experience any combination of these symptoms after ceasing opioid use. Opioid withdrawal incorporates indications for example - uneasiness, unset...


The link between your yearly earnings and risk of dementia

Oxford University studied almost 500 people, with an average age of 77 years, in 15 regions across England who were randomly given either supervised exercise a...


Lizards' Green Blood Evolved Four Times

However, even though animals in the Prasinohaema genus have levels of biliverdin that are 40 times greater than the lethal concentration in humans, the skinks...


Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking: Super Eagles maintain 47th position in May

Bafana Bafana also remained 15th in Africa. Stuart Baxter's Bafana side recently beat hosts Zambia to win the Four-Nations tournament in March. Nigeria rema...


Delhi set to become the world's biggest city

In 2015, the United Nations said Russia's population in 2050 would be 129 million, and in 2009 the organization predicted just 116 million Russians by 2050. Abo...


Dost injured by hooded training ground attackers

Tuesday's events were hardly ideal preparation for their upcoming Portuguese Cup final against Aves on Sunday evening. "But because the Cup final is a celebra...