Stories about Medical

Mar 05 2018

At 'opioid summit,' Trump urges lawsuit against companies, tougher sentences for dealers

At Thursday's summit, Trump spoke in front of administration officials and representatives of nonprofits that handle addiction recovery, declaring "the drug dealers and...

Mar 05 2018

Kolkata Knight Riders names Dinesh Karthik as skipper

Karthik led Tamil Nadu to a title victory in the Vizay Hazare trophy in 2009-10 with the 72% win record Karthik led India red in a year ago Duleep Trophy. He knows the co...

Mar 05 2018

South African Listeria Linked to Polony from Enterprise

This followed a safety recall by the National Consumer Commission after Tiger Brands subsidiary, an Enterprise Foods factory in Polokwane, was identified as the source ...

Mar 04 2018

Rockets beat Boston for 15th straight win

Boston committed too many late turnovers, but, on the road, stood toe to toe with one of the NBA's true heavyweights. The win extends Houston's win streak to 15 game...

Mar 04 2018

Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare meets the protesting SSC aspirants in Delhi

Students preparing for the SSC Combined Graduate-Level (CGL) Examination have been protesting in Delhi in large numbers against "mass cheating" since February 27, after...

Mar 04 2018

Big Ten Wrap Up

The Huskers now await their postseason fate, with Selection Sunday coming up next weekend. "I hope one of them gets a head coaching job, " McCaffery said . "Just a p...

Mar 04 2018

Second student accused of violent threat at Wasatch High School

Student and staff safety are of utmost importance in our district and we take all threats seriously. One of the students in that conversation claimed to "have a gun a...

Mar 04 2018

Gauri Lankesh Murder: SIT Arrests a Hindu Yuva Sene Activist

Lankesh was shot dead outside her home in Bangalore on September 5, 2017. These developments are expected to assume political sentiments as well because Karnataka ...

Mar 03 2018

Siberian blizzards blast Britain and Ireland, drivers trapped in Scotland

Snow storms shut most of Ireland on Friday and forced Britain to call in the army to battle some of the worst weather seen in almost 30 years. To make matters worse, ...

Mar 03 2018

CS 'assault': Delhi officers, employees 'March for Dignity'

While Tyagi, the Laxmi Nagar MLA, excused himself saying he was in Kolkata and sought a week's time to appear for questioning, Rishi had failed to reach the Civil Lines p...

Mar 03 2018

First lady speaks at opioid summit

CNN reported on Tuesday that the former chief of administrative officer at HUD filed a complaint saying she was demoted after refusing to spend more than was legally al...

Mar 03 2018

USA determines NK used chemical weapons

But the sanctions are likely symbolic as the US has already imposed much stricter measures on North Korea via a succession of Presidential Executive Orders and Department...

Mar 03 2018

Nigeria's Ben Enwonwu's 'Tutu' painting sells for African record in UK

Bonhams had set an estimate of £200,000-300,000 for the painting before the auction but the masterpiece defied the numbers and made more than four times of the expectatio...

Mar 03 2018

Diabetes Has Five Distinct Types, Not Two

For example, the researchers found that people who had cluster 3 or 4 diabetes had a higher risk of kidney disease or vision problems (retinopathy ) than people in t...

Mar 03 2018

National Weather Service Predicts damaging winds

A high wind warning will go into effect beginning at 10 p.m. Thursday until 10 a.m. Friday . What began as a wind advisory for Halifax County has been bumped up ...

Mar 02 2018

NC officials report 18 new flu deaths, total jumps to 253

The latest report from the department says the previous week had 27. Officials warned that the flu virus is still in circulation and will stick around for several more ...

Mar 02 2018

Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 11 in Nigeria attack

The United Nations confirmed three aid workers, all Nigerian nationals, were killed in the attack in Rann, near the Cameroon border, and said a female nurse was missing...

Mar 02 2018

Las Palmas 1 Barcelona 1

His quadruple, fired off in 32 minutes either side of half-time, means he now has seven goals in two games following last weekend's treble against Sevilla, and 12 in hi...

Mar 02 2018

KNH CEO Lily Koros sent on compulsory leave over brain surgery saga

The incident was reportedly caused by the ID tags of two patients - one needing brain surgery, and the other non-invasive treatment - being mixed up. According to Kenya's...

Mar 02 2018

More Cases Confirmed Following Listeriosis Outbreak

The Food Authority has also confirmed rockmelon now available is safe to consume and is not affected by the outbreak. The NSW Food Authority said in a statement it is a...