Medicine

First of Its Kind Blood Test Can Spot Autism in Children

Both tests, one blood, and one urine are based on a previously discovered link between damage to proteins in blood plasma and autism. In this new study the te...


FDA issues warning on drug-contaminated dog food, products withdrawn from market

The company is now recalling several other lots of pet food products, including Kibbles "n Bits , Skippy, and Ol" Roy. The dog food you have in your pantry...


Local Na lands ace at Australian Open golf

Ko finished with a 14-under 274, three strokes ahead of her compatriot Choi Hye-jin with five birdies and two bogeys in the final round. She ended with a regu...


Florida school shooting: Massacre suspect was on authorities' radar in 2016

On Friday, he visited shooting survivors and first responders. A person close to Cruz used the FBI's Public Access Line tipline on January 5 to report that Cr...


Tinubu, top APC members head to Daura

Among the governors are, Rochas Okorocha of Imo, Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, Abdulfatai Ahmed of Kwara, Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano, Aminu T...


Popular Chinese show in race row over blacked up actress

This year, one of the many comedy routines featured throughout the show was one meant to depict China's relationship with Africa. During the skit, a black wom...


Federal Bureau of Investigation says it failed to investigate tip on Florida school shooter

A former student opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle at a Florida high school Wednesday, killing at least 17 people and sending hundreds of students fleei...


Rahul Gandhi disbands Congress' high-powered committee

Addressing the meeting of the steering committee , Rahul gave an indication into what changes can be expected in the Congress under him. Sources said that th...


Former Delhi Congress Chief Arvinder Singh Lovely back to Congress

Congress's Delhi chief Ajay Maken revealed Lovely's return to the party on Saturday. At a press conference in the AICC headquarters, Mr Lovely said he was ide...


Killed, 28 Wounded In Multiple Bomb Blast In Borno

A Borno state police spokesperson told AP that all of the attackers were believed to be women. The attacks were carried out by three suicide bombers on Friday...


Sacramento Kings Shine In Rising Stars Game

A year ago, the second year guard was named the 2017 Rising Stars Challenge MVP after he posted a game-high 36 points and game-high 11 assists in route to a...


Donald Trump visits Florida shooting survivors, Federal Bureau of Investigation admits it missed tip

Kimmel called on Trump to "force these allegedly Christian men and women who stuff their pockets from the NRA to do something, now". How do they get through...


Oxfam chief: Sex abuse claims a 'stain' on the organisation

I am inviting anyone who has been a victim of abuse to come forward. THE Oxfam revelations confirm what I have long suspected - the Charity Commission is tota...


Chemical Cleaning Product Use Linked To Lung Function Decline Among Women

The study also did not find that men who cleaned, either at home or at work, experienced greater decline in FEV1 or FVC than men who did not. The study has so...


IN flu-related deaths reached almost 200 last week

The victims from the latest reporting period include 21 people who were 65 years or older, three who were 50 to 64 and one between 25 to 49. Oklahoma has set ...


Williams look to Paddy Lowe with launch of new Formula One auto

Williams launched its 2018 charger in London on Thursday evening, images of which showed an aggressive and bold design, the first overseen by Lowe since joining...


Flu Vaccine 36 Percent Effective So Far — CDC

Sadly, most (63%) died after admission to the hospital. The flu season probably won't start winding down anytime soon, the agency explained. Outpatient vi...


Cauvery dispute: Karnataka to get additional 14.75 TMC, says Supreme Court

The top court made it clear that Karnataka's share was increased keeping in view the fact that there's an increased demand for drinking water in Bengaluru, and ...


Judge to hear case of Powerball victor who wants anonymity

Jane Doe is being represented by attorney Steve Gordon from Shaheen & Gordon, PA. Gordon's legal partner, William Shaheen , is married to Jeanne Shaheen, US se...


Genetic technique reverses Alzheimer's processes in mice

Amyloid plaques are believed to contribute to Alzheimer's disease because the sticky clumps could interfere with communications between brain synapses. "[But]...