Stories about Medical

Feb 02 2018

Peak flu season arrives in Hamilton County

In the Triad, the Winston-Salem Journal reports experts at local hospitals have said their emergency rooms and clinics continue to see high levels of flu activity. If t...

Feb 02 2018

Coffee sold in California may soon come with a cancer warning

The suit alleges that chains such as Starbucks and 7-Eleven "failed to provide clear and reasonable warning" to patrons that coffee contains levels of a suspected carci...

Feb 01 2018

Nutritionist claims it's healthier to eat pizza than cereal for breakfast

See, most popular cereals are filled with sugar and E numbers these days, so an expert, Chelsea Amer, believes that having a pizza is just as good - and has more protein....

Feb 01 2018

Breakthrough high tech test can detect Alzheimer's 30 years before symptoms show

Now brain scans or invasive cerebrospinal fluid testing, also known as a spinal tap, are used to ascertain the deposition in the brain of an abnormal protein, called amyl...

Feb 01 2018

CDC Director Resigns Amid Concerns About Financial Interests

Brenda Fitzgerald's resignation as Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention". Fitzgerald had dismissed those concerns, saying that she was following...

Feb 01 2018

Sports Court Lifts Lifetime Olympic Bans For 39 Russians

Earlier, the Disciplinary Commission of the International Olympic Committee found that in 2014 Russian athletes violated the anti-doping rule regulation at the Olympic ga...

Feb 01 2018

'Go Red' women's health events set for Friday

It's organized every year by the American Heart Association and the " Go Red For Women " Movement. Fortunately, about 80 percent of cardiovascular diseases can be preve...

Feb 01 2018

Five more flu-related deaths in Cuyahoga County

Researchers say this season's flu shot has been effective in less than 20 per cent of preventing infections caused by the dominant H3N2 strain. In addition, the SHS is wo...

Feb 01 2018

BTIG Research Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Celgene (NASDAQ:CELG)

Brown Capital Management Llc decreased Celgene Corp ( CELG ) stake by 49.63% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. BlackRock Inc. now owns 56,725,342 shares of the biopharmace...

Feb 01 2018

FDA cracks down on anti-diarrhea drug abuse amid spike in overdoses

The maximum approved daily dose for adults is 8 mg per day for OTC use and 16 mg per day for prescription use. Loperamide, sold under brand names such as Imodium , is ...

Feb 01 2018

Minister: Leaked Paper Forecasting Brexit Economic Disaster Is Remainer Sabotage Plot

When Sky News asked her whether her dissenting MPs risked a Corbyn government , May further clarified: "We are in government". Speaking to journalists on the plane b...

Feb 01 2018

Manchester City ease past West Brom

Manchester City have extended their lead at the top of the English Premier League to 15 points after crushing West Brom 3-0 at Etihad Stadium on Wednesday. Then the ...

Feb 01 2018

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) Expected To Report Earnings On Thursday

The stock decreased 1.65% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $6.57. Shares for $1.01M were sold by KAPLAN GILLA . Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. Checkin...

Feb 01 2018

Immigration reform must include security

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., but also to a lesser extent his successor, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., have used parliamentary tricks...

Feb 01 2018

Trump's speech exposed the GOP's lack of direction

President Trump's first State of the Union address was quintessentially Trump . White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders mocked Pelosi's stone-faced reaction to...

Feb 01 2018

Watch the Super Bowl LII commercials here

They are without one of the best young players in the game, injured quarterback Carson Wentz , but there's plenty of other strengths the team has to offer. "Right now ...

Feb 01 2018

First pictures of super blue blood moon emerge

And several times each year, the sun, Earth and moon line up in a straight line. A full moon is seen behind the business tower Lakhta Centre in St. Petersburg, Russia ...

Feb 01 2018

Trump to tout strong economy in State of the Union

The plan calls for eliminating the visa lottery for immigrants, curtailing family-based immigration , providing $25 billion for a border wall and other border enhancemen...

Feb 01 2018

Super blue blood moon stuns stargazers all over the country

So what exactly is this thing? The super moon coincides with the second full moon of the month of January which is usually referred to as Blue Moon . The celestial t...

Jan 31 2018

Soy most nutritional plant-based milk, study says

Here's how the three other milks studied fared in comparison. Get the latest health and science news, plus: burning questions and expert tips. Rice milk and almond mi...