Stories about Medical

Dec 08 2017

Ryan Reynolds to play Pikachu in live-action Pokemon movie

Reynolds now joins Justice Smith , who will be seen in the upcoming Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom , and Big Little Lies actress Kathryn Newton in the movie, title...

Dec 08 2017

Damishi Sango, Ex-Sports Minister Kidnapped

He was abducted alongside his son, driver, a prominent chieftain of the PDP in the state and another victim whose identity is yet to be established. The other persons t...

Dec 08 2017

Boko Haram: Nigerian Army replaces commander of Operation Lafiya Dole

The army commander leading Nigeria's military campaign against the Boko Haram insurgency in the northeast of the country has been dismissed.Major General Ibrahim Attahi...

Dec 07 2017

Health officials: Flu shot may only be 10% effective this season

In addition to obtaining a shot, people can prevent the contraction and spread of the flu by covering noses and mouths when sneezing or coughing; washing hands; and stayi...

Dec 07 2017

Facebook's new Messenger app for kids has Congress asking about privacy

With Facebook Messenger Kids , parents have to download the app on their kids' mobile device, create the kid's profile, and set approved people with whom the kids can ...

Dec 07 2017

Researchers Say Weigh Loss May Lead To Reverse Type 2 Diabetes

The other half of patients, who served as a control group, received the best diabetes management available - but that did not include a weight loss program. But dietary g...

Dec 07 2017

Buhari Visits Kano, Grants Amnesty to 500 Prison Inmates

The President arrived the VIP Wing of the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport on Wednesday morning to commence the working visit. The president was accompanied to th...

Dec 07 2017

Snow-Ice Warning Issued For Ireland

Temperatures will be low and it will stay cold for most of next week. A status yellow wind warning will also be hitting Donegal, as well as other Western counties includi...

Dec 07 2017

Eating cheese could reduce risk of stroke, heart disease

Just eat it in moderation because of the saturated fats and sodium levels. However, the relationship between consuming cheese and having lower chances of heart disease ...

Dec 07 2017

European Union blacklists 17 tax havens for failing to comply with tax transparency

The EU agreed to not add countries to its blacklist of tax havens even if the country failed to live up to EU tax standards if the country made a sufficient commitment ...

Dec 07 2017

Small risk of breast cancer seen with hormone contraceptives

They found that women taking estrogen/progestin birth control pills have about a 20 percent increased risk of breast cancer . "Thus, it is not exclusively estrogen tha...

Dec 07 2017

TVS launches superbike Apache RR 310 at Rs 2.05 lakh

Ltd on Wednesday launched the Apache RR 310, marking its foray into the super-premium motorcycle segment. The RR 310 also boasts of an acceleration of 0-60 kmph in unde...

Dec 06 2017

Osmania University suspends classes after protests on campus, exams postponed

Students at the prestigious Osmania University in Hyderabad are up in arms after one of their own reportedly committed suicide on Sunday. "Therefore, I have made a de...

Dec 06 2017

Air pollution cancels out benefits of exercise

In the United Kingdom, polluted air contributes to about 40,000 deaths a year, almost a quarter of them in London . Scientists have known for years that air pollution ...

Dec 06 2017

Pollution harmful to babies ' brains

The UN's children's agency, Unicef , said Asia accounts for more than 16 million of the world's 17 million infants aged under one year living in areas with severe pollut...

Dec 06 2017

Tremors felt in Delhi-NCR as quake hits Uttarakhand

According to the Meteorological Department, quake was recorded at 8.00 pm in the evening. The IMD put the magnitude of the natural disaster at 5.5 on Richter scale and in...

Dec 06 2017

Bengaluru: Ola cab driver molests woman after locking her inside the vehicle

Responding to the incident, an Ola spokesperson said, "We regret the unfortunate experience the customer had during their ride". According to the woman, the vehicle had...

Dec 06 2017

Florida State stuns No. 5 Florida Gators 83-66

Hayes 1-3 1-2 3, Hudson 5-11 4-9 16, Chiozza 0-5 3-4 3, Koulechov 4-13 2-2 11, K.Allen 4-11 6-6 15, Stone 1-2 2-2 5, Bassett 0-0 0-0 0, Gak 1-1 0-0 2, Ballard 4-10 0-0 8,...

Dec 06 2017

N'Zonzi NOT in London for Arsenal, Liverpool talks confirms Berizzo

In recent days there has been plenty of transfer gossip about Sevilla midfielder Steven N'Zonzi. In 2015, N'Zonzi's form for Stoke City handed him a move to Sevill...

Dec 06 2017

Bacteria outbreak kills 36 in South Africa

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi said there are over 500 confirmed laboratory cases. "The bacteria is widely distributed in nature and can be found in soil, water and v...