Stories about Medical

Dec 15 2017

Baby born with heart outside her chest survives

The first surgery happened after just 50 minutes of being born after she was found to be stable enough, and it was the first step in a long journey for the baby's surviva...

Dec 15 2017

Conservation Corner: Christmas bird count offers alternative holiday activity

When the first Christmas Bird Count (CBC) was held Christmas Day more than a century ago-118 years ago, in fact- its founder may not have known the occasion would becom...

Dec 15 2017

Researcher says "Man Flu" is a real thing

Dr. Kyle Sue , a medical professor at a Canadian university, spelled out what he described as "the science behind man flu " after growing "tired of being accused of over...

Dec 15 2017

Electronic waste poses 'growing risk' to environment, human health

The report shows that the amount generated grew 8% in just two years between 2014 and 2016 and is expected to increase a further 17% by 2021. "The Global E-waste Monito...

Dec 15 2017

India's WPI inflation for textiles up 0.3% in Nov 2017

The index for "Mineral Oils" group rose by 2.9 per cent to 84.6 (provisional) from 82.2 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of LPG (12 per cent), na...

Dec 14 2017

Capacity of wine glasses has increased seven-fold over past 300 years

Scientists at the University of Cambridge have discovered that the size of wine glasses has skyrocketed almost seven-fold since the 1700s, with the biggest increase dur...

Dec 14 2017

US Mum Held After Son's 323 Doctor Visits

His co-workers even set up a GoFundMe page to help him obtain the funds needed for an attorney. They asked her to wean Christopher off some of his medication but she ...

Dec 14 2017

This Plant Has Been Engineered to Emit Light

It's a wonderful thought, that the drab lamp on your desk could be replaced by a pretty glowing plant . Glowing MIT logo printed on the leaf of an arugula plant. Alre...

Dec 14 2017

UK Surgeon Admits To Branding His Initials Onto Two Patients' Livers

After Bramhall's pleas were entered, prosecutor Tony Badenoch QC said the Crown accepted the medic's not guilty pleas in a case which was " without legal precedent in c...

Dec 14 2017

Leicester pounce Southampton 4-1 away from home

But Pellegrino has claimed Southampton will maintain a businesslike approach with the ex-Saints manager, who guided the south coast club to an eighth-place finish in th...

Dec 14 2017

Health Officials Say It's Not Too Late For Flu Shots

Alvaro Garza, San Joaquin County Public Health Officer. Responding to the government's claims that the situation had been contained, he said "it's just shocking, just r...

Dec 13 2017

Follow these safety tips for your Christmas tree

Morecambe Parish Church welcomed hundreds of visitors through the door to its annual Christmas Tree Festival. So far this year, Tulsa Fire has not responded to any C...

Dec 13 2017

Banana-sucking pop singer jailed for video 'harmful to Egyptian morality'

Shima appears in the video in her underwear singing while suggestively eating an apple and a banana before a classroom of young men. She alleges that she was forced into ...

Dec 13 2017

Postgame recap: Rockets 130, Pelicans 123

The other two players being Michael Jordan, who scored 34 points on the Portland Trail Blazers with the Chicago Bulls, and John Stockton, who had 24 assists in a Utah J...

Dec 13 2017

Met Éireann have issued a status yellow weather warning for six counties

A spokesperson said those in the aforementioned six counties can expect west to southwest winds veering west to northwest with mean speeds of 45kph to 65kph which will gu...

Dec 12 2017

Apple demands India not to hike import-tax on iPhone parts

It was running slow despite "updating multiple times". The iPhone 6S was back to its full speed. Before the battery replacement, their iPhone 6S scored 1466 in single-cor...

Dec 12 2017

Man flu is real, claim scientists

Dr Sue's study suggests testosterone may be to blame for suppressing men's immune systems, while a female sex hormone boosts women's. She said: "We're sorry to be the...

Dec 12 2017

Christmas tree farms branching out amid shortage

You, too, can have an authentic cutting down a Christmas tree experience without leaving the city. That number fluctuated by $5 throughout the years until 2015 when the a...

Dec 11 2017

What Are Analysts Opinions On Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)

It has underperformed by 21.16% the S&P500. United Rentals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an equipment rental company. The company has a market cap of $38...

Dec 11 2017

Tollywood Comedian Vijay Sai Found Dead In His Apartment In Hyderabad

Vijay had also left two selfie videos recorded before his death. It is being said that Sai was under a lot of stress due to personal and financial problems. Apparently, V...