Medicine

Opioid overdose among children nearly doubles, study says

Jason Kane , an associate professor of pediatrics and critical care at Comer Children's Hospital in Chicago and a lead author on the study. He's the lead auth...


Trump suggests heavy penalties on drug dealers to fight opioid crisis

Trump also held out the possibility of initiating federal lawsuits against opioid makers and distributors. It featured Cabinet members, along with Mrs. The rep...


Karthik to lead KKR in IPL 2018

Karthik led Tamil Nadu to a title victory in the Vizay Hazare trophy in 2009-10 with the 72% win record Karthik led India red in past year Duleep Trophy. "I thi...


Deadly listeriosis outbreak traced to Tiger Brands subsidiary

This followed a safety recall by the National Consumer Commission after an Enterprise Foods factory in Polokwane was identified as a source of the disease. He s...


Houston Rockets beat Boston Celtics for 15th straight win

After he made the second attempt, Boston inbounded the ball 94 feet away from the basket, needing a 3-pointer to tie. Al Horford missed shots on Boston's ne...


Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium metro station shut as SSC paper leak hots up

The students are protesting against the leak of question paper for the combined graduate level exam- SSC CGL tier 2 exam-held for approx. According to the commi...


No. 2 Michigan State wins 13th in row, beats Wisconsin 63-60

Purdue and Penn State certainly shouldn't be counted out. First game jitters were evident for Purdue early in this contest. MI (26-7) prevailed in the lon...


Dallastown student charged after gun threat

The student told police that they only meant it as a prank. She said the student is also being disciplined, "according to JCPS policies and procedures". Police ...


Gauri Lankesh Murder Mystery: SIT Arrests Hindu Yuva Sena Activist

He has been named as the first accused in the case. A case under the Arms Act was registered against him and he was remanded to judicial custody by a court. Lan...


Red alert as Arctic blasts bring country to standstill

With a red weather warning issued for the bulk of central Scotland for later today and up to 10 am Thursday morning, forecasters are warning that the snow and f...


Two AAP MLAs summoned for questioning in Chief Secy assault case

A court here has asked the police to assess the threat perception and provide necessary security if needed to Delhi environment minister Imran Hussain, who has ...


At 'opioid summit,' Trump urges lawsuit against companies, tougher sentences for dealers

Speaking at a White House summit on the opioid epidemic on Thursday, Trump threatened to sue companies that manufacture painkillers with an eye toward halting...


North Korea dismisses reports it provided Syria with chemical weapon materials

With the determination, the U.S. is expected to restrict its assistance to the North, which has already been under multilayered sanctions due to its nuclear and...


'Tutu' painting by Ben Enwonwu sells for $1.6 million

A painting dubbed "Africa's Mona Lisa " has sold for more than £1.2 million after it hung undiscovered for 30 years in a London flat. A year ago the painti...


Are there actually 5 types of diabetes?

Diabetes is actually not one or two, but five separate diseases, scientists say. He said that this would lead to more precise diagnosis and treatment of diabet...


Thursday weather: March blows in with showers, gusty winds

Saturday because occasional wind gusts to 60 miles per hour are possible. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Up to 2 inches of new sn...


Flu deaths in state surpass last season totals

But officials said that even as flu-related death totals fluctuate, total hospitalizations and reported cases continue to go down, indicating that the worst of ...


Nigerian military claims to have rescued 1100 captives from Boko Haram

The attack happened " after dark " outside a camp housing some 55,000 people displaced by the conflict and appeared to target the military, said United Nations...


Thomas Partey features as Atletico Madrid win to close gap on Barcelona

French forward Antoine Griezmann scored every goal in Atletico's 4-0 win against Leganes . "Blue-pomegranate" is very strong, the team in excellent conditi...


Hospital In Kenya Operates On Wrong Person's Head

The Daily Nation said it was not identifying the two men to respect their privacy. Medical staff at one of Kenya's biggest hospitals have been suspended aft...