Stories about Medical

Feb 09 2018

NHS hospitals in England record worst ever A&E performance

Meanwhile, the proportion of patients receiving A&E-type care at all types of settings within the four-hour window climbed to 85.3% last month. Hospitals recorded their...

Feb 09 2018

Flu still on the rise, hospitalizations high, CDC says

Flu is now sickening and hospitalizing Americans at rates not seen in almost a decade, and the season is still getting worse, federal health officials said Friday. The ra...

Feb 09 2018

Local National Pizza Day and National Bagel Day deals

America's first pizzeria was called "Lombardi's" and it was opened in NY in 1905. I've rounded up freebies at Blaze and Baskin-Robbins , along with other cheesy offers t...

Feb 09 2018

Lab-grown eggs 'offer fertility treatment hope'

Beneficiaries could include cancer patients who want to preserve their fertility , women facing an early menopause, or those who want to delay having children. Stuart ...

Feb 09 2018

IAF Group Captain arrested, undergoes questioning

He was detained by IAF on January 31 and investigation was on. "We have found some objectionable conversations and pictures on his mobile phone", an investigative off...

Feb 09 2018

Eagles fan renames Philly's Brady Street 'Foles Street' for Super Bowl MVP

Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles thanked the roaring crowds from the "Rocky" steps at the art museum today, and Jason Kelce gave a rousing lecture on the meaning of the ...

Feb 09 2018

US stocks fall 4% as sell-off deepens

As the stock market fell on Monday, the White House said the fundamentals of the US economy are strong. European indexes were down about 2 percent, while Japan's Nikkei...

Feb 09 2018

Trump cites 'power of prayer' at 66th National Prayer Breakfast

Porter, 40, denied the allegations, despite one of his exes providing news outlets with photos of a black eye she said was caused when Porter punched her in the face duri...

Feb 09 2018

Gerber Baby 2018: First Child With Down Syndrome to Win Annual Contest

Inspired by the adorable baby photos received from proud parents, Gerber launched its first official Photo Search in 2010 and has continued celebrating babies and tod...

Feb 08 2018

United Kingdom act for Eurovision Song Contest 2018 announced

She said she would celebrate with "a bottle of something bubbly and a straw", before performing Storm for a second time. Speaking before her win, SuRie said: "My ey...

Feb 08 2018

Supreme shares in today's stock market: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO)

Caymus Capital Partners Lp who had been investing in Concho Res Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $21.86 billion market cap company. HM Payson & Co. ...

Feb 08 2018

Pediatric flu death confirmed in MI, first of 2017-2018 season

Of those deaths, 100 have been recorded since December 31. "The flu is incredibly hard to predict and as we said, that flu seasons can range from 11 to 20 weeks", Schuc...

Feb 08 2018

The AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Shares Bought by Hayek Kallen Investment Management

About 2.25 million shares traded. AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) saw 3.15 billion in free cash flow last quarter, representing a quarterly net change in cash of 2.36 billion. For s...

Feb 08 2018

Alberta to stop importing BC wine effective immediately

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley said the B.C. wine ban will remain in place as long as Victoria maintains its ban on increased bitumen shipments from Alberta to the West ...

Feb 08 2018

FDA says compounds in kratom are opioids

In a statement released on November 14., 2017, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., said "kratom has raised significant concerns given its increasing prevalence and...

Feb 08 2018

Scientists find way to reduce breast cancer spread

The animals had triple-negative breast cancer , which grows and spreads faster than other types and is notoriously hard to treat. If the findings hold in humans, breas...

Feb 08 2018

High school grad rates up statewide, down in Schenectady

The mayor was happy to announce that South Bronx Preparatory saw some of the high number of graduation rates at 96 percent. Among the Big 5 districts in New York State,...

Feb 08 2018

First flu-related child death reported in Maryland this year

A different way of funding the hunt is needed and it won't be easy because right now, the drug companies are quite happy making $3bn a year on annual flu vaccines that us...

Feb 08 2018

Cancer vaccine eliminates tumor in mice

Stanford's formula contains two immune-stimulating agents which were so effective they eliminated the tumors they were injected into as well as reduced the tumors in untr...

Feb 08 2018

Alabama AG On Why The State Is Suing OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma

The Alabama attorney general attended the start of settlement talks in that litigation last week. Alabama becomes the latest in a flood of lawsuits by states, counties ...