Medicine

CDC sounds alert on antibiotic-resistant 'nightmare bacteria'

The CDC's containment technique requires: fast recognition of resistance; examining infection controls in healthcare centers; screening clients without signs w...


Legalizing marijuana could help with opioid crisis, study says

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, researchers say that now, opioid prescribing rates remain three times higher than in 1999. Over-prescri...


Gay dating app investigated for sharing users' HIV results

They pressed the company to answer questions about its data collection and privacy protection policies as well as information on what other third parties get us...


April marks National Donate Life Month 2018

As part of national Donate Life Month , advocates are hoping to save more lives through organ, eye, tissue and living donation. On average, 450 New Yorkers die...


Ivory sales ban launched in United Kingdom by Environment Secretary Michael Gove

The UK is already showing global leadership in the worldwide fight against the illegal ivory trade , and at a recent European Environment Council called for ...


DOJ Sues Calif. Over Federal Land Protection Bill

According to the General Services Administration's Office of Governmentwide Policy, more than 45 percent of the area of California is owned by the federal gove...


Less Restrictive Marijuana Laws Linked To Reduced Opioid Prescriptions

What's more, studying prescription data from states can only reveal a correlation between medical-marijuana laws and a reduction in opioid use; it can't show a ...


Who is Radhika Reddy?

She had been living with her son at Srivilla apartment complex near Goodshed Road in Moosapet along with her sister. Depression takes the life of many peopl...


Mormon Church names its first Latin-American and Asian-American apostles

The key reason for the change, he said, is the need for a more effective ministry. "We don't need to know how you make contact, or where you make it, or when yo...


EPA Officials Considered Leasing Private Jet for Scott Pruitt

Mr. Trump has long teased Mr. Pruitt's plans to roll back Corporate Average Fuel Economy Standards (CAFE), a move expected to be welcomed by automakers. "We a...


BS VI fuel at Delhi petrol pumps from April 1

While Indian Oil Corporaton (IOC) is expanding refining capacity to meet fuel demand, which is expected to almost double by 2040, it does not want to remain "a ...


Shulkin says he has 'comfort' with potential successor at VA

Shulkin made the rounds on Washington's Sunday talk show circuit last weekend, maintaining that he did not tender his own resignation. Shulkin also blamed i...


Winter weather returns with 2 separate storms over Easter weekend

A winter snowstorm swept across the Bronx leaving behind a blanket of heavy wet snow Monday. The advisory is expected to expire at 2 p.m. Dahl said areas like A...


Death of an Individual Who Used Synthetic Cannabinoids

The department didn't provide additional information about the two deaths, citing confidentiality. "We continue to see the number of cases rise", IDPH Directo...


Kejiriwal's apology spree continues, now expresses regret to Jaitley

On August 5 a year ago, Jaitley has filed a Rs 10 crore defamation suit against Kejriwal and five other AAP leaders Raghav Chadha , Kumar Vishwas , Sanj...


BJP Banks On Narendra Modi Magic To Wrest Karnataka From Congress

Amid protests by Dalit groups and the opposition accusing the Modi government of working against the community's interests, Union minister Thawarchand Gehlot an...


'Condom snorting' is the latest teen challenge fad

The challenge involves inhaling an unwrapped condom through your nose and pulling it through your throat. "With potentially fatal results", Dr. Carol Cooper tol...


Boko Haram attack in Maiduguri left 15 killed, 55 persons injured

Maiduguri - The Borno Police Command has deployed 3,000 personnel to safeguard the 205 schools in the state against attacks by Boko Haram insurgents.The Comm...


World Autism Awareness Day, to encourage acceptance and removing any stigma

Autism, an ignored public health issue, came to the forefront in Bangladesh after Saima Wazed Putul, daughter of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and a school psych...


West Brom sink closer to drop with Burnley defeat

According to a report from The Sun on Sunday (01/04; page 57), Alan Pardew now believes that he is set to be West Brom boss next season, even with relegatio...