Stories about Medical

Apr 25 2018

A New Form of DNA Has Been Found

DNA, or deoxyribonucleic acid, is a complex chemical in nearly all organisms that carries genetic information. I-motif, on the other hand, has different genetic sequences...

Apr 25 2018

Windrush: UK offers free citizenship to wronged immigrants

She told MPs she wanted people to have the "formal status" they should have had all along, without having to pay naturalisation fees or pass any tests. "We need to show...

Apr 25 2018

Alcohol consumption increases oral bacteria linked to diseases like cancer

Previous studies examining the link between alcohol consumption and disease have identified changes in microbiome , which have been associated with increased risk of dev...

Apr 25 2018

Thousands gather for ANZAC Day memorials around world

Thousands of New Zealanders have been paying tribute to the courageous soldiers who fought and perished at Gallipoli during the First World War. An estimated 44,000 All...

Apr 25 2018

Suspected Herdsmen Kill 13 Worshipers, Two Priests In Benue Church

There have been clashes between herdsmen, who are mostly Muslims from the Fulani ethnic group, and members of the settled farming communities, who are mainly Christian. T...

Apr 25 2018

(LMT) Expected to Announce Earnings of $3.40 Per Share

Thomas G. Maheras decreased its stake in Ofg Bancorp (OFG) by 22.73% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. JP Morgan initiated the stock with "Neut...

Apr 25 2018

No contract renewal for Minnesota Wild's general manager

The team made another early exit this season after five games against the Winnipeg Jets . Until a replacement is found, Brent Flahr , Senior Vice President of Hockey Op...

Apr 25 2018

Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 2 Preview: Penguins vs. Capitals

He has instead flashed what Washington Coach Barry Trotz has trumpeted all along - most notably speed, which has helped him flourish on the second line alongside mainstay...

Apr 25 2018

Dallas police officer dies, 1 critically injured after shooting outside Home Depot

The Dallas Police Department tweeted about the shooting, giving the conditions of the officers. Police with guns drawn were seen at the back of the Home Depot as em...

Apr 25 2018

Two Sarasota-Manatee-Charlotte hospitals rise, two fall, in national ranking

They previously scored a "B" last fall. The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade is calculated by top patient safety experts, peer-reviewed, fully transparent and free to the...

Apr 25 2018

Could Caffeine During Pregnancy Spur Weight Gain in Kids?

Some studies in animals also suggest that exposure to caffeine in the womb might contribute to excessive weight gain by altering the baby's appetite control or changing...

Apr 25 2018

Stifel Nicolaus Trims Philip Morris International (PM) Target Price to $100.00

The institutional investor held 675,965 shares of the farming and seeds and milling company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $71.42M, down from 901,874 at the end of the p...

Apr 24 2018

Patriots expect Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski to play this season

Gronkowski also said he would not be attending Patriots optional workouts, which started last week. "We are beyond disappointed that Gronkowski will miss the Kentu...

Apr 24 2018

Govt not in favour of cut in excise duty on petrol, diesel

Quite a few commentators and media columnists are of the view that as a net importer of crude oil, the steady rise in global crude oil price does not bode well for India....

Apr 24 2018

PM Modi's Panchayati Raj Day address in Madhya Pradesh: 10 key takeaways

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called for a social movement for protecting girls in the wake of increasing rapes reported from different parts of the country a...

Apr 24 2018

Buhari's visit to London a waste of money - PDP

He noted that the likes of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar ; Seriake Dickson , governor of Bayelsa state; and ex-military President tatupporthave said in the past ...

Apr 24 2018

Buck stops with you, Amber Rudd told as she unveils emergency orders

The newspaper said former minister James Brokenshire, in a letter to a fellow MP who raised concerns about a constituent, was aware the gentleman would be liable for depo...

Apr 24 2018

Dino Melaye arrested while heading Morocco

Melaya was on Monday morning arrested by the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, while on his way to Morocco on an ...

Apr 24 2018

Artificial sweeteners, like sugar, can lead to obesity and diabetes

Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Marquette University conducted what they believe is the largest study to assess biochemical changes caused by arti...

Apr 24 2018

CDC Warns Not To Eat Romaine Lettuce From This Arizona Region

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, reports of illness linked to the outbreak began March 13, with 95 percent of those infected acknowledging the...