Medicine

Surgeon admits marking his initials on patients' livers during transplant ops

He was a liver, spleen and pancreatic surgeon at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham for 12 years before the discovery prompted his resignation in 2014. Bade...


KUMACA Swine Flu Have Been Controlled----Health Director

Last week, the head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases made an urgent plea for better vaccines in the New England Journal of Medicine...


'Feminism' is Merriam-Webster dictionary's word of the year

Merriam-Webster said more look-ups followed the outpouring of sexual harassment allegations that have unseated well-known figures in Hollywood, politics, busi...


SLIDESHOW: Can't see the church for the Christmas trees

So far this year, Tulsa Fire has not responded to any Christmas tree fires. Add water to the tree stand. Keep your loved ones safe this holiday season to ...


Egyptian Singer Gets 2 Years in Jail for Banana Video

Shyma had apologised before her arrest to people who took the video for the song, I Have Issues , "in an inappropriate way". Shyma denied the accusations ...


Wrap up warm, snow-ice AND wind weather warnings have been issued

This warning is set for Wednesday 13th December to Thursday 14th December at 10 pm. They said the winds will be strongest in the western areas. During the c...


These are the healthiest and least healthy states in America

Oklahoma's smoking rate has declined 25 percent in the past five years. The premature death rate increased for the third year in a row. In addition, poor rank...


A new study suggests that your "man flu" is totally legit

Kyle Sue, author of the study and an assistant professor of family medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland in Canada. For example, one US study that e...


Fire Safety Tips for Your Family's Christmas Tree

That's the question irking Tim O'Connor, the executive director of the Christmas Tree Promotion Board in Littleton, Colo. "That's putting a little more demand o...



APC not jittery over outcome of PDP convention - Governor Okorocha

I did not see reason for the statement actually. The word I use is support that does not mean there will not be a primary. As the national convention of the P...


Tollywood comedian Vijay Sai hangs himself at his Hyderabad residence

When they opened the door forcefully, Vijay was found hanging. They suspect he had killed himself due to marital problems and not financial issues. He was also ...


Supreme Court won't hear case seeking Title VII protection for gays

The nine justices, who are expected to hear other LGBT employment cases, denied to hear an appeal from Jameka Evans , a Georgia woman who said she was sack...


Flu season in full swing in county

Mindi Wysong, lead pharmacy tech at the store, is Miller's mother and urged her to get the shot. Check with your physician, your county health department, or us...


Indian schoolgirl attending Pacific School Games, drowns in Australia

The teenager, in Adelaide for the Pacific School Games , was swimming with a group of four friends - also junior sports stars - when they got into trouble on...


Device explodes on NYC subway platform

NYPD said that the explosion took place in the 42nd street in the 8th Avenue in Manhattan. Some subway train lines there were being evacuated. Early media r...


Storm Caroline latest: Some homes 'to be without power all night'

In exposed areas, winds could reach 90mph. Forecasters have already issued a yellow severe weather warning fo rsnow and ice on Friday covering much of Scotlan...


Cristian Benteke Produces A Shocking Penalty In 93rd Minute For Crystal Palace

Charlie Daniels then cut down Zaha, but Benteke remained ice cold with a poor penalty attempt which was saved by Begovic. Asmir Begovic made a great reactio...


Lilac Fire evacuee reunited with horse she feared died in blaze

The potential for winds to flare up and turn hotspots and embers into larger blazes is the biggest concern of fire officials, John Buchanan, a North County Fi...


Severe weather warnings ahead of heavy snowfall tonight

Snow could be up to 20cm deep, with at least 10cm expected. Wintery storms are due to make their way over British Isles on Saturday, with heavier snow expect...