Medicine

Swine Flu: 34 Tested Positive, Hospitals Asked To Set Up Special Wards

With the alarming increase in cases of swine flu, the Uttar Pradesh Government has taken important measures to provide proper medical facilities to the patients...


Illness count now 109 in outbreak linked to papayas

The second of these recalls occurred late yesterday. In Connecticut , four cases have been reported. Reports of affected papayas have, so far, turned up in I...


UN Hits North Korea With Tough New Sanctions After Missile Launch

They now have to decide where they want to go from here. Haley told the Security Council that US-South Korean military exercises have been carried out regular...


China Supports Tough New UN Sanctions Against North Korea

Wang called for a resumption of the stalled six-nation talks - hosted by China and including the United States, Japan, Russia as well as the two Koreas - aimed ...


United Nations imposes tough new sanctions on North Korea

It also gives the committee a green light to designate specific vessels that are breaking sanctions from entering ports all over the world and to work with Inte...


Haryana BJP President Subhash Barala's son arrested for stalking girl

The woman, whose identity has not been revealed due to legal reasons, said in her FB post that she was driving home at around 12.15 am on Saturday night. While ...


The Cubs are rolling as Nationals head to Chicago

The victor of Sunday's game, with rookie Erick Fedde opposing veteran Jon Lester, gets to go home with some bragging rights (and possibly home-field advantag...


Korea missile launch: Take no action that'll escalate tension, China warns

Russia , which like China is a veto-wielding council member, had warned that it would not support sanctions that would worsen North Korea's humanitarian crisis....


Marines searching for service members after Osprey mishap off Australian coast

This is a breaking story. The Osprey's are created to fly between Aircraft Carriers. 'Our thoughts are with the crew and families affected'. A search and re...


Early exposure to porn may up sexist attitude in men

Lead author Alyssa Bischmann said , "The goal of our study was to examine how age of first exposure to pornography , and the nature of said first exposure, ...


Rise in C-Sections Leads to Decline in Breastfeeding Mothers

The media dialogue was organized by the Child Rights Information Bureau (CRIB) of the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture in collaboration with UNICEF a...


FDA aiming to reduce levels of nicotine in cigarettes

Finally the FDA is intending to cut the percentage of nicotine in cigarettes so they are not very addictive. Shares of major tobacco companies took a hit afte...


New York Adds Five New Registered Organizations To Medical Marijuana Program

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law in July 2014 allowing patients with cancer, AIDS, Parkinson's disease and certain other medical conditions to obtain non...


Mosquito Control: West Nile Virus in Midtown, increase in E Chatham County

If you own a horse, agriculture officials advises that you get it vaccinated from mosquito-borne diseases as soon as possible. "We want to remind the public t...


Groundbreaking study demonstrates promise, controversy of gene editing in embryos

The MYBPC3 mutation can cause heart disease and heart failure and is a common cause of sudden cardiac arrest in young people. But it is the first time a d...


Swine Flu Death Toll Rises to Six in Nepal

According to the Newspaper, After the fresh cases came to light, the UT health department has put all hospitals on alert."All city hospitals have been asked to ...


Newborn calf has striking resemblance to KISS rocker Gene Simmons

Just last week, he made sure to point out that he's not The Room director Tommy Wiseau . Do YOU know an animal that looks like a celebrity? The people at h...


Ottawa Airport says it was ready to help stranded air passengers

The directors of the Ottawa global Airport ensures that it was ready to intervene with the flight TS157 Air Transat remained stuck on the ground for several hou...


League considering working with NFLPA on marijuana study

The committee is technically a subcommittee of the NFLPA's Mackey-White traumatic brain injury committee. Marijuana figure now among the banned substances in th...


Zika virus sexually transmitted in Florida, officials say

Casual contact like kissing or sharing a fork or spoon does not increase the risk of transmission of Zika virus as the infection may not spread through sali...