Stories about Medical

Dec 21 2017

Your dog's risk of chocolate poisoning increases around Christmas

Theobromine , which means "food of the gods", is a chemical compound in the cacao plant, and is the specific compound that makes chocolate unsafe to dogs . Vomiting was ...

Dec 21 2017

North Korea: WannaCry ransomware was nothing to do with us

Europol discovered in May that the ransomware attack compromised computers of at least 200,000 individuals in over 150 countries. Foreign Office Minister Lord Ahmad ...

Dec 21 2017

Flu Cases on Rise In State, County

These factors-combined with the administration's heavy cuts to the CDC and related programs that focus on everything from health and research to our overuse of antibiot...

Dec 21 2017

TV host Suhaib Ilyasi sentenced for life imprisonment for murdering wife, Anju

Anju died on January 11, 2000, at her Mayur Vihar house. The barbers stated that they did not hear any noise or sounds of fighting between the couple.The court also found...

Dec 20 2017

Coast Guard Rescues Sea Turtle Found Trapped in Floating Bales of Cocaine

Members of the crew were able to cut the sea turtle away from the multiple bales of suspected contraband. This sea turtle is tangled in line and surrounded by cocaine. ...

Dec 20 2017

Federal Ban Lifted on Studying Most Dangerous Pathogens

The end of the moratorium is valid for the investigation of SARS , MERS , influenza and other unsafe viruses. The halt on federal funding for GOF experiments involv...

Dec 20 2017

This baby was born from an embryo frozen 24 years ago

The center's Lab Director Carol Sommerfelt was the one who thawed Emma's embryo in March, and Medical Director Dr. Jeffrey Keenan performed the frozen embryo transfer t...

Dec 20 2017

FDA approves first genetic therapy for inherited disease

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Spark Therapeutics' Luxturna, the first directly administered gene therapy approved in the USA that targets a disease ca...

Dec 20 2017

There's now an urgent need for blood donors in Canada

The Guelph clinic at 130 Silvercreek Pky. Downtown horse-drawn trolley rides will run from 1 p.m.to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Civitan Plaza, the corner of Park Avenue and ...

Dec 19 2017

Govs approved $1bn insurgency fund after security summit -Osinbajo

It was authoritatively gathered yesterday that plan has been concluded for a show down in the House of Representatives with the Presidency over the deduction of $1bn from...

Dec 19 2017

Parents urged to give two and three-year-olds flu vaccine

Previous year flu activity didn't reach this level statewide until mid-January, according to the Ohio Department of Health . "There is strong evidence that egg allergi...

Dec 19 2017

Tehran wants to examine Yemen missile parts displayed by U.S. envoy Haley

Saudi Arabia and its allies intervened in neighbouring Yemen in March 2015 to push back the rebels who control the capital Sanaa, in an attempt to restore the government ...

Dec 19 2017

Britain joins United States in blaming North Korea for 'WannaCry' attack

The official noted that the USA government has released technical details of North Korean cyber tools and operational infrastructure, and has worked with other countries ...

Dec 19 2017

Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma are in Delhi; check out their first pictures

The much-awaited marriage of Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma has been the talk of the town for quite some time now. Of course, it is impossible to respond to millions of...

Dec 19 2017

Zimbabwe Army Announces End Of Operation Restore Legacy

Chiwenga is the top contender to become one of two deputies to new President Emmerson Mnangagwa in the next few days. General Constantino Chiwenga "is set to retire p...

Dec 19 2017

North Korea to blame for WannaCry cyberattack

Elijah E. Cummings, D-Md., ranking member on the committee on oversight and government reform. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said Tuesday that North Korea has...

Dec 18 2017

Health experts urge flu vaccinations to prevent infection, spread

Medicare Part B covers 100 percent of a flu shot so long as a provider participating in Medicare offers the injection. "To prevent flu, individuals should get their flu...

Dec 18 2017

Hardik Patel wishes Rahul Gandhi for becoming Congress President

Questions raised about EVM tampering had already been answered, Joti said, adding that voting had been conducted through voter verified paper audit trails (VVPATs) that e...

Dec 18 2017

Twitter reacts to the triumphant return of Aaron Rodgers

Carolina's edge was extended to 31-17 when Newton and Byrd hooked up in the endzone for a second time on the afternoon. He threw four touchdown passes with no interce...

Dec 17 2017

Zaveri Bazaar Slab collapse: Another body recovered, toll 4

A part of staircase collapsed during the repairs of a Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) building around 2:30 pm trapping labourers. "MHADA has fo...