Stories about Medical

May 18 2018

Bill Gates: Wife Didn't Love How Trump Spoke of Our Daughter

Billionaire Bill Gates has told of how he had to school President Donald Trump on the facts of life, explaining that human immuno-deficiency virus and human papilloma...

May 18 2018

Congo's Ebola outbreak reports 1st confirmed urban case

Salama said that isolation and rudimentary management facilities had been set up in Mbandaka. The scale of the previous outbreak forced several nations, including Russi...

May 18 2018

The Lizards With Lime-Green Blood

The green pigment comes from high levels of biliverdin , a "toxic waste product made during the body's normal breakdown of red blood cells", NPR reports . To unders...

May 17 2018

Exercise does not delay decline in people with dementia

Participants had a clinically confirmed diagnosis of dementia according to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, fourth edition (DSM-IV) and a stand...

May 17 2018

First non-opioid treatment for withdrawals gets FDA approval

The specialty pharma was not granted approval to treat opioid use disorder, but instead to treat symptoms of withdrawal. Treatment with Lucemyra may lessen the severity o...

May 17 2018

Bafana hold firm in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

Bafana Bafana also remained 15th in Africa. There was no movement in the top 47 with Germany, Brazil and Belgium retaining the first three spots on the ranking. Among A...

May 17 2018

Ebola vaccine arrives in DR Congo amid outbreak

Adding to concerns is the city's location on the banks of the Congo River, a major thoroughfare for trade and transport into the capital, Kinshasa . Congolese authorit...

May 17 2018

Sporting Lisbon players and staff attacked by intruders at training ground

Portuguese media published photographs of Dutch worldwide Dost with cuts on his head, and reports said that assistant coaches Mario Monteiro and Raul Jose suffered un...

May 17 2018

A doctor on board? United States surgeon general helps passenger on flight

Delta said in a statement that the incident took place on Flight 1827, which was traveling from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Atlanta. The condition of the passenger was...

May 17 2018

Jlloyd Samuel's family 'devastated' by ex-Premier League player's death

Latapy, who played for Porto and Rangers in a stellar career, remembered Samuel as "ambitious and personable". "He was extremely popular and well-loved by all who were ...

May 17 2018

It's safe to eat romaine lettuce, CDC says

Unless you know where the lettuce came from, consumers anywhere in the US who have any store-bought romaine lettuce at home should not eat it and should throw it away. On...

May 17 2018

Fuel prices up 2 days in row after K'taka polls

Similarly, prices of diesel also touched fresh record levels on Wednesday. Diesel prices were increased by 21 paise in Delhi and Kolkata and by 22 paise and 23 paise ...

May 16 2018

Flood warning on Rock River extended to Lake Koshkonong

The St. Joseph River below Montpelier, Ohio, is to experience a moderate flood, the National Weather Service said today. At 9:28 a.m., Doppler radar and automated rain ...

May 16 2018

Using phone at night increases risk of mental health issues

However, the new study is the first to use objective measurements of daily activity and is among the largest of its kind, according to Aiden Doherty, senior research ...

May 16 2018

Ebola reappears in DR Congo, WHO scrambles to respond

The resolutions were made following the adoption of a motion moved by Senator Oluremi Tinubu (Lagos-Central) at the plenary on Tuesday. It also urged the Minister of Inte...

May 16 2018

Charity using pebbles and buses to support mental health awareness

This year, the Center has invited the public to reduce the stigma by using the hashtag #stopthestigma on various social media platforms, as well as by wearing a green r...

May 16 2018

Ajax to be part of new Club World Cup

The rest of the European clubs are: Bayern Munich, Ajax, Milan, Liverpool , Manchester United , Inter Milan, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain, who are sure to participa...

May 16 2018

Alfie Evans: parents' legal battle to keep son on life support

A black funeral hearse carrying his tiny white coffin, adorned with a blue heart and toy soldiers can be seen driving through the streets of Liverpool . His parents had ...

May 16 2018

Arizona Cardinals draftee Christian Kirk arrested at Phoenix Open

According to a report that came out yesterday, Kirk and some of his friends were observed near a golf course basically drunkenly throwing rocks at cars in the parking lot...

May 16 2018

World Health Organization calls for trans fats to be eliminated within five years

She advised that consumers read food labels. Industrially-produced trans-fat are contained in hardened vegetable fats, such as margarine and ghee, and are often present...