Medicine

New York State inmates to receive free tablets

The state Department of Corrections says about 51,000 inmates will be eligible to receive free tablets to communicate with family and assist in their education ...


CDC Director Brenda Fitzgerald resigns over stock holdings

After she became CDC head, Fitzgerald's financial manager reportedly bought stocks for her that presented conflict of interest issues. The months-long proce...


IOC: No 'automatic' Olympic participation for 28 cleared Russians

The CAS said it found "insufficient" evidence that the athletes were guilty of doping offences at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, upholding their appeals and ru...


Friday is Wear Red Day for Heart Disease Awareness

More women die of heart disease each year than all forms of cancer combined. Results from a new national poll, commissioned by CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), revea...


Two from Hardin among flu-related deaths

These people include young children, pregnant women, people with chronic health conditions like asthma, diabetes or heart and lung disease and people 65 years a...


Can Unit-Dose Packaging Reduce Opioid Abuse?

FDA continues to receive reports of serious heart problems and deaths with much higher than the recommended doses of loperamide , primarily among people who...


United Kingdom government will hand over Brexit analysis after damaging leak

He said: "The next phase of Brexit has to be all about the evidence". The UK and the European Union are starting negotiations on the so-called transition pe...


Manchester City lash West Bromwich to move 15 points clear

It was Kevin De Bruyne who delivered it for Pep Guardiola's men, with 22 minutes left on the clock. De Bruyne also shot over from an Allan Nyom clearance an...


Latest Analysts Reports: Celgene Corporation (CELG), ChinaNet Online Holdings, Inc

The institutional investor held 491,364 shares of the accident &health insurance company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $39.99 million, down from 559,294 at th...


State of the Union 2018: Trump's immigration agenda already a sticking point

Trump gave his first State of the Union Address. Meanwhile , on the political right, Juleanna Glover, a former staffer for George W. Bush , Dick Cheney an...


The bigger fan: Vikings fan donates Super Bowl tickets to Eagles fan

The referees surely will be once again celebrating with the Patriots in the end zone, looking like some kind of National Football League superdelegates. "Supe...


Super blue blood moon stuns stargazers all over the country

While the Earth revolves around the sun, the moon revolves around the Earth. As Day explains, the moon has a dramatic temperature range - from more than 200 d...


Five key points from Donald Trump's first State of the Union address

The plan calls for eliminating the visa lottery for immigrants, curtailing family-based immigration , providing $25 billion for a border wall and other border ...


Super blue blood moon eclipses over Anchorage

Here's how it breaks down. In addition to being not only a supermoon , but also a blue moon , the moon of January 31st will also feature a lunar eclipse, tu...


Soy milk said to be the best plant-based milk alternative

It has 8g of protein per serving, almost the same as cow's milk, and even more calcium than cow milk (330mg to 294mg). The paper, published in the Journal ...


Federal Bureau of Investigation agent accidentally kills kidnap victim he was trying to save

They then left and took Ulises Valladares with them, authorities said, and over the course of the day made repeated phone calls to Ernesto Valladares' phone. Th...


Kenya TV stations to remain off-air after Odinga 'inauguration'

As the 73-year-old and his entourage drove through the crowd, his supporters jostled, and some scuffled, to see him inaugurated as the so-called "people's presi...


United Kingdom flour 'should be fortified with folic acid to prevent birth defects'

Even with fortification, they still advise pregnant women to take folic acid supplements to achieve a greater level of protection for their unborn child. "Wha...


Florida among the states with the lowest number of structurally deficient bridges

The I-75 SB over Yorkshire bridge in Sarasota was rated Structurally deficient due deterioration of the roadway deck. A Federal Highway Administration Officia...


Poor Sleep Could Be An Early Warning Sign Of Alzheimer's Disease

The monitoring tracked out who experience fragmented periods of activity during the day and sleep disruption at night. The findings revealed that participan...