Medicine

New study says that pasta isn't making you gain weight

Gina Keatley, a certified dietitian nutritionist practicing in NY, said: "I don't believe that pasta is the reason people in these studies lost weight and r...


Ace Malayalam actor Ajith passes away

Ajith was undergoing treatment for stomach-related ailments in a private hospital in Kochi. Born as Ajith to Kottayam native Padmanabhan and Saraswathi, he la...


Jaitley to undergo kidney transplant

Though authorities at AIIMS refused to confirm the exact diagnosis or treatment plan, sources in the hospital said the 65-year-old Minister had been brought i...


Body of missing CDC researcher found in Atlanta river

The body of Timothy Cunningham , 35, was found Tuesday in the Chattachoochee River in Atlanta , the Atlanta police department said at a Thursday news confe...


Police investigate multiple reports of 'zombie' raccoons

Coggeshall thought something was wrong with the raccoon, since it was out in broad daylight. 'He would show his teeth, and fall over backwards, which I've nev...


CDC seeks to address antibiotic resistance

Anne Schuchat, principal deputy director of the CDC. Also, the CDC lab network that was set up in 2016 to deal with this particular problem has discovered tha...


California City Votes to Sue State Over Sanctuary Law

According to the Los Angeles Times , City Attorney Michael Gates said Huntington Beach will be the first city to challenge SB 54 in court. Jerry Brown that...


Fertility Doc Impregnated Patient With Own Sperm: Suit

It had been signed by the doctor who delivered her - Gerald Mortimer, according to the lawsuit . Ashby and Fowler said that had they known Mortimer's sperm was...


Sensex Surges 400 Points, Rupee Rises To Below 65/Dollar: 10 Updates

That said, all eyes are now on the RBI policy decision due later in the day, with many economists expecting the central bank to keep the repo unchanged at 6.00 ...


Two charged with high range drink-driving

Mansfield Officer Chris Sorge said he found a hypodermic needle and a bag of a white powdery substance inside her SUV. He was arrested after officers determin...


Hot spring likely helping Japanese monkeys reduce stress

The researchers published their findings in the online edition of global academic journal Primates on April 3. Japanese monkeys in Nagano Prefecture's Jig...


Salman Khan In Jodhpur, Court To Pronounce Verdict Today

From left, Sonali Bendre , Saif Ali Khan and Tabu. He is facing charges under Section 51 of the Wildlife (Protection) Act and the other actors have been ch...


'The guys want more Test cricket' - Kane Williamson

Ish Sodhi and Neil Wagner were not even born in New Zealand but they acquired the local characteristics in time to thwart England . England will grow f...


Access To Medical Marijuana May Be Helping Reduce Opioid Abuse

But one study found that opioids dispensed through Medicare's prescription drug plan decreased significantly if people had access to medical pot dispensarie...


FDA Orders Mandatory Recall of Powdered Kratom by Triangle Pharmanaturals

These products include, but are not limited to: Raw Form Organics Maeng Da Kratom Emerald Green, Raw Form Organics Maeng Da Kratom Ivory White, and Raw Form...


Colbert man sentenced on child porn charges

Between August 17, 2017 and September 22, 2017, Mr. Steckman is alleged to have enticed a minor to engage in sexually explicit conduct for the goal for producin...


Four presumed dead after Marine helicopter crashes in California, authorities say

The helicopter was with the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing out of the Miramar air station near San Diego. The four crew members' identities have not been released y...


Things to Know About the Flu Season This Spring

This season, 571 people have been hospitalized in Spokane County with lab-confirmed flu, compared to 271 during the same timeframe last flu season, the health d...


Studies show legal marijuana could help curb opioid crisis

Grondel said that in his state, more than half of drivers ages 15 to 20 believe marijuana use makes their driving better. But states with medical pot dispen...


IISc best institution, IIT-M best for engineering

Like a year ago, Indian Institute of Sciences Bengaluru tops the list of Indian Universities in the overall category followed by Indian Institute of Technol...