Medicine

DHEC encourages South Carolinians to get flu shot

That means that 17 people died last week alone, eight more than in the previous week; 9 flu-related deaths were reported between January 7 and January 13, accor...


Cuomo allows pharmacists to give flu vaccinations to kids

State health officials say there were 7,500 confirmed cases of the flu across the state and more than 1,750 New Yorkers hospitalized this past week alone - surp...


Knife and gun crime spikes across England and Wales

It is also reassuring to see a number of offences reducing, such as drug crime and theft. Nick Hurd, the policing minister, said the ONS was "clear that overa...


Cigarette a Day Nonetheless Raises Coronary heart Illness Danger: Research

Meanwhile women smoking one cigarette a day had 38% of the coronary heart disease risk and 36% of the stroke risk of a women smoking 20 cigarettes a day. Thei...


Corey Grant emerged as big-play performer on screen passes against Patriots

The campaign, called Pledge 10 for Tomorrow, raised over $1.3 million . "He gave me an opportunity and I won two championships with him, so I'm not going to be...


Diageo share price rallies as group delivers rise in sales

Last year, the company agreed to buy Casamigos, a tequila backed by the actor George Clooney, in a deal worth as much as $1 billion. Free cash flow sits at £1...


NVIDIA to retailers: don't screw gamers because of cryptocurrency miners

However, experts believe that many retailers will not listen to NVIDIA's request, and will sell their graphics cards to the highest bidders regardless if they u...


Schools In Gurugram Closed After The Bus Attack

The teachers and staff complained that the police could not help them as the protesters did not care. Earlier in the day, a school bus in Haryana's Gurugram ...


Green Caps win toss, opt to bat first in 2nd T20 match

Babar Azam's partnership with skipper Sarfraz Ahmed could not last long as Sarfraz got stumped out after scoring 9 runs. Pakistan has failed to play up to it...


Heart Attack Risk Rises 6x in Week Post-Flu

The researchers found a significant link between acute respiratory infections and acute myocardial infarction. There's a new reason to fear this year's flu....


New report takes comprehensive look at health effects of e-cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration had completed a review of the product on January 22 and confirmed that the iQOS does contain lower levels of harmful chem...


Fair Work Commission Orders NSW Train Workers To Cancel Monday's Strike

The Fair Work Commission says Monday's planned train strike in Sydney can not go ahead because it "threatens to endanger the welfare of the population". We ar...


These baby monkeys are first cloned primates created using the Dolly method

Since Dolly's birth in 1996, scientists have cloned almost two dozen kinds of mammals, including dogs, cats, pigs, cows and polo ponies, and have also create...


Carrefour, Chinese tech giant Tencent form alliance

Carrefour has signed a term sheet with Tencent and Yonghui regarding a potential investment in Carrefour China. Upon completion of this investment, Carref...


Obasanjo's Open Letter: Give Us Time To Study It - APC

Obasanjo who attributed poor economic plan, poverty, nepotism, gross dereliction of duty, condonation of misdeed and insecurity as major cause of President Buha...


Trump's mental health given thumbs up by doctor

Donald Trump asked for a cognitive test to be carried out as part of his first medical check-up as President, his physician has revealed. Dr. Jackson says ...


AT&T urges Congress to rewrite net neutrality rules

After the initial ruling to repeal net neutrality by the FCC, 21 states , including NY, filed legal papers to fight the ruling. We don't censor online cont...


Toys R Us plans to close up to 182 stores

Superheroes from around the metro area greeted one another Sunday night as they gathered at the Target store in Mission to shop for Christmas gifts for patients...


11 wounded as militants storm Save the Children office in Afghanistan

It was not clear if two of the dead were attackers or civilians, the spokesman said. "Pray for us... Inform the security forces". Attackers have detonated exp...


Arkansas Fails Haulting Tobacco Use, Okla. Not Much Better

The organization put the high school smoking rate for Georgia around 11 percent, and the number of smoking-related deaths at 11,690. Experts say there's more fu...