Medicine

Camels disqualified from beauty contest allegedly for using Botbox

Having full lips and large features are essential to achieving camel celebrity status. The King Abdulaziz Camel Race Award and beauty contest kicked off on We...


Vets turn to natural remedies to treat animals hurt in California wildfires

On Jan. 17, the bears were sedated and outfitted with their final strips of tilapia skin, as well as radio collars and ear tags. Dr. Jamie Peyton , a veterin...


Welsh dominates but Howard-less Colonials tie the Nittany Lions

The Nittany Lions grabbed the lead again 70 seconds before the first intermission with a power-play strike by Denis Smirnov from the top of the zone. For the ...


More birth defects in US areas with Zika: US health officials

Researchers said it was not clear if the increase was due to local transmission of Zika alone or if there were other contributing factors. In both cell cultur...


Swatting at mosquitoes might not be futile after all

Researchers determined this by exposing mosquitoes to a choice between a sleeve that either had a human odor or did not. The mosquitoes avoided the human body o...


Flu widespread across US, Midstate for third straight week

If we're lucky it will be a few weeks earlier this year, but that's just a prediction. "If I got the flu and I don't have the vaccine, I might get deathly ill a...


Pelicans 115, Rockets 113 — Postgame recap

Paul made three free throws to cut the New Orleans lead down to one point after making three free throws with eight seconds remaining, but Miller made two free ...


Dog almost dies from severe burns caused by human hair dye

When she arrived at the rescue , her eyes were swollen shut, she was limp, listless, and clearly in severe pain. "We were amazed that she had made it through t...


Cuomo signs executive order to combat widespread flu epidemic

In the past four years, there have been 25 pediatric flu deaths in NY and an average of 10,571 flu-related hospitalizations a year. "Recently the CDC issued a...


Louisiana DOH offering free flu vaccines across the state

The authors say that anyone diagnosed with the flu should be aware of symptoms related to heart attacks and shouldn't hesitate to see a doctor if any are de...


Flu infection hikes risk of a heart attack, study finds

Officials with the Oklahoma City-County Health Department say those two deaths occurred in Oklahoma County. And for the last six weeks, the flu has been geog...


European Union court rejects 'gay tests' for asylum seekers

The highly controversial practice has been used in the past on asylum seekers who claim to have fled persecution due to their sexuality. The refugee's applica...


Shootout on busy Florida street captured on dashcam

A passenger inside the Toyota jumps out and uses a red truck sitting between both suspect vehicles as a barrier. That man then gets back into the Toyota, whic...


How Surprisingly Stock Hit Valuation Standards- Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK)

When looking at the investment recommendation on say a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong buy, 3 a hold, and 5 a sell), ALK is given a 2.10. Insider Trading A...


Senate Probe Concludes Opioids from China Enter US By Mail

Following the release of the congressional report Thursday, Chinese officials quickly said that they would work closely with US authorities to detect and stop...


Shakib Al Hasan returns as Bangladesh captain for Sri Lanka Tests

Bangladesh star all rounder batsmen Shakib Al Hasan first smashed a half-century and picked up three crucial wickets as Bangladesh thrashed Zimbabwe b...


Live updates on the Karnataka bandh over Mahadayi dispute

The Karnataka State Government Employees' Association and Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce have extended their support to the bandh . The movement of buses...


Will Normal life be affected because of Karnataka Bandh today?

However, Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) and Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) have chose to operate buses as usual. The ...


Turmeric helps lowering Alzheimer risk and boosting memory

In Indian food, curcumin has always been used as a food flavoring and preservative. Lovers of Indian food, give yourselves a second helping: Daily consumption...


Scientists Clone Two Monkeys, Breaking New Ground in a Controversial Field

The technique used to clone them involves transferring cell nucleus DNA to a donated egg cell , which then develops into an embryo . "Because cloning has a ...