Stories about Medical

Apr 03 2018

Legalizing medical marijuana could help curb the opioid epidemic

Governor Gina Raimondo describes the opioid crisis an epidemic, "In the past five years, we've lost more than 1,200 Rhode Islanders to overdose". A separate study of ...

Apr 03 2018

My brain is my enemy

She did not enter her flat but walked straight to the fifth floor and jumped from there. Venkannagari Radhika Reddy (30) left a brief note in her purse saying, "Nobody ...

Apr 03 2018

In historic first, Mormon church diversifies top leadership

Both had been church leaders in lower governing bodies and had held various volunteer positions. It helps set church policy and oversees the faith's business interests. O...

Apr 03 2018

BS VI fuel goes on sale in Delhi

India in 2015 chose to leapfrog to Euro-VI emission norm compliant petrol and diesel from April 2020, from the Euro-IV grade at present. Initially, in 2015, it was dec...

Apr 03 2018

Grindr is revealing users' HIV status to outside companies

Security researcher Cooper Quintin told BuzzFeed News that any data sharing with third parties makes that data more vulnerable to exposure. Grindr has long promote...

Apr 03 2018

Ex-VA leader says he wouldn't resign

And unless the Senate can ensure that Jackson can overcome his lack of management experience and create a solid plan for building a leadership team that can improve care,...

Apr 03 2018

Early spring snow storm causes travel problems in New Jersey

More snow is on the way this week and temperatures will remain below normal for the foreseeable future. A large swath of the rest of the state, from the Sand Hills to s...

Apr 03 2018

Second death reported in synthetic Canabinoids use

All cases have required hospitalization for symptoms like coughing up blood, blood in the urine, severe bloody nose, and bleeding gums. There are still many questions a...

Apr 02 2018

Defamation case: Arvind Kejriwal, AAP leaders apologise to Jaitley

As the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is set to apologize to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley , it is necessary to revisit the case. They had alleged financial irre...

Apr 02 2018

SC/ST Act: Oppressing Dalits in DNA of BJP-RSS, says Rahul Gandhi

He claimed that as Modi came from a backward caste, the Congress leader could not digest it. Gehlot was responding to an earlier tweet by the Congress chief where he ...

Apr 02 2018

The Newest Teen Challenge: Snorting Condoms

In condom snorting , teens take an unwrapped condom and put it up their noses. Stephen Enriquez, an education specialist in Texas, states: 'There are all kinds of drug...

Apr 02 2018

Fishing tournament raises awareness, funds for Autism

The need to embark on this journey emerged for Archana Nayar, due to her personal experience as the parent of an autistic son, when she found the availability of autism-c...

Apr 02 2018

Pardew questions West Brom's meek mentality

Salomon Rondon did grab a reward for his efforts with a well-taken consolation in the 83rd minute, but the Baggies largely lacked the necessary verve to break down the ...

Apr 02 2018

Thunder Snow gives Saeed bin Suroor eighth Dubai World Cup

The Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai attended the event-which is one of the world's richest horse races-on Saturday, and brought his youn...

Apr 02 2018

Dozens turn out to greet Easter sunrise in New Haven

April 1 at 1200 W. Preskitt Road. Club President, Joanna DaCosta points out that this year's services will mark the 69th consecutive year that the Kiwanis Club of Point...

Apr 02 2018

Offaly deaths and funerals (March 29)

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Survivors include his wife...

Apr 02 2018

Govt cuts petrol price by Rs2 per litre

However, Jaitley also imposed a new Rs 8 per litre "Levy of Road and Infrastructure Cess" on both petrol and diesel. While in Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai it was at Rs 67....

Apr 02 2018

Ram Madhav tells Tibetans 'this is your land'

Tibetan band performed Thank u India song, Bharat ki Jai, koti koti to begin the celebrations. Reports had previously stated that there was uncertainty over the partici...

Apr 01 2018

Residents in Gaza mourn Palestinians killed in recent clashes

The armed group have controlled Gaza since 2007 and do not recognize the Israeli state. An Israeli military spokesman said Friday's events were "not a protest demonst...

Apr 01 2018

Fake pot users suffer brain bleeding, bloody urine, IL health officials warn

Synthetic cannabinoids are man-made and mind-altering chemicals that can be smoked after being sprayed on dried plant material. Synthetic marijuana has THC, which is ...