Stories about Medical

Nov 18 2017

NGT lifts ban on construction

Not only this, the NGT has also imposed some restrictions in order to protect the Krishna River. Several persons had filed petitions in the NGT against the environm...

Nov 18 2017

Unemployment drops in LA and Orange counties

Unemployment rates in Kern County took a slight dip from September to October of 2017. "That's a sign that we have robust job growth in the region", Smith said. The sta...

Nov 18 2017

China conducted the world's first head transplant

Professor Canavero's team had previously claimed to have successfully transplanted the heads of rats and monkeys. 'The first human head transplant, in the human mode,...

Nov 18 2017

Trump adds five conservatives to list of possible Supreme Court picks

President Donald Trump on Friday added a second Georgia Supreme Court justice to his list of possible U.S. Supreme Court picks. During his presidential campaign past ye...

Nov 17 2017

Delhi air quality improves

For the past couple of weeks - the Capital's streets have been choked by smog and things are not looking bright at all. Importantly, the hike, which is a part of the Gr...

Nov 17 2017

Dog-owners live longer, new study says

But their risk of a heart attack was not reduced by owning a dog. Owning a dog is associated with a significantly lower risk of cardiovascular disease and death, acco...

Nov 17 2017

OnePlus 5T launched in India

In our time with the OnePlus 5T , we didn't see any scrolling effect. Towards the end of this article, you will learn which one to buy. OnePlus has launched a new flag...

Nov 17 2017

Santa Clara County sees first flu-related death of season

The 85-year-old woman, who had pre-existing medical conditions, died November 4; she tested positive for influenza A. "But even healthy people can have serious complica...

Nov 17 2017

Russian Federation vetoes extension of Syria gas attacks probe

The move means that the JIM's mandate expires at midnight Thursday, rather than be extended for another year. The United States and Russia , Syria's ally, have put f...

Nov 16 2017

Study of Amish suggests mutation linked to longer life span

Just as carriers of the sickle-cell anemia gene have protection against malaria , people with a single copy of the SERPINE1 mutation appeared to gain advantages from i...

Nov 16 2017

Framed? Rose McGowan says drugs were planted, arrest was a set-up

Ms. McGowan, 44, was placed under arrest by the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office in Virginia and was later released on a $5,000 bond. Rob Yingling, a spokesman for the M...

Nov 16 2017

New cases of Legionnaires' disease linked to Disneyland confirmed

The outbreak has been linked to Disneyland, causing the park to voluntarily shut off two cooling towers near the New Orleans Square Train Station on October 27. Legionnai...

Nov 16 2017

Great American Smokeout encourages quitting, at least for one day

While cigarette smoking rates have dropped (from 42% in 1965 to 15.1% in 2015), cigar, pipe, and hookah - other unsafe and addictive ways to smoke tobacco - are very much...

Nov 16 2017

New blood pressure guidelines set to treat at risk patients

It could be time to get your blood pressure checked. There was a need to tighten the definition of high blood pressure, said Dr A B Chandorkar, interventional cardiolog...

Nov 16 2017

Global fossil fuel emissions rising again

Conversely - though obviously nowhere near enough - Carbon dioxide emissions are expected to decline by 0.4% in the United States and o.2% in the European Union, smaller ...

Nov 16 2017

Karnataka private hospitals go on indefinite strike to oppose KPME bill

The Indian Medical Association's Karnataka unit president H N Ravindra and other senior doctors in the state have described the proposed law as being "draconian". With pr...

Nov 16 2017

This tablet can make sure you are taking your pills correctly

The sensor in the newly approved pill sends a message to a wearable patch, which then sends information to an app for the patient to view. Some health experts were surp...

Nov 16 2017

Bespoke McLaren 720S exhibited at Dubai Motor Show

The centrepiece is at the back, and comprises a rear wing emblazoned with a quote from company founder Bruce McLaren in Arabic, stylised to look like the Dubai skyline....

Nov 16 2017

Roy Moore's lawyer makes offensive racial comment about MSNBC's Ali Velshi

In other countries there's arrangement through parents for what we would refer-", Garmon said. Ruhle cut in again saying, "Ali is from Canada". One girl, Leigh Co...

Nov 15 2017

GST council cut down restaurant taxes; eating out become cheaper now

Food prices in restaurants will be reduced from today after the GST council made a decision to cut the GST on food items from 12 per cent to 5 percent. "It will be appl...