Stories about Medical

May 13 2017

Things You May Not Know About Cinco de Mayo

But often times the celebrations become less about the cultural appreciation of the Mexican community and instead the holiday becomes more about drinking and partying esp...

May 13 2017

Jeff Sessions Memo Will Bring Back Drug War's Mass Incarceration, Advocates Fear

Many experts say [mandatory minimum] laws and sentencing rules led to drug offenders spending decades in prison or even receiving life behind bars, when lesser sentences ...

May 13 2017

Cyber Strike On UK Hospitals Is 'International Attack': PM Theresa May

Mikko Hypponen, chief research officer at the Helsinki-based cybersecurity company F-Secure, called the attack "the biggest ransomware outbreak in history". Derbyshire Co...

May 13 2017

Southcross Energy Partners LP (SXE) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

New York-based Grace And White Ny has invested 0.08% in Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ETP). A larger value would represent low turnover and a higher chance of shares ...

May 13 2017

Preview screening of epic King Arthur film coup for Bangor's Pontio

The director, who is responsible for Lock, Stock And Two Smoking Barrels , Snatch and the latest Sherlock Holmes films, said: "That would get the party started mate!" ...

May 13 2017

Large Cyber Attack Hits England's NHS Hospital System; Ransoms Demanded

It is not clear if the attack has led to the access or compromise of any patient data. A strain of ransomware known as "Wanna Decryptor" appears to be the culprit of the ...

May 13 2017

Lebanon blames Israel for anti-Hezbollah telecoms hacking

Lebanese Hezbollah said on Thursday that any future conflict between the Shia group and Israel could take place inside Israeli territory, as tensions rise between the arc...

May 13 2017

Man contracts horrifying parasite from sushi

Pictures revealed the larva of a worm-like parasite firmly attached to an area of his stomach, which was swollen and inflamed. In some cases anisakis simplex, or ...

May 13 2017

Pakistan may not accept ICJ's jurisdiction in Kulbhushan Jadhav case

India points out that Mr. Jadha's execution would cause irreparable prejudice to the rights claimed by India. Islamabad had told ICJ that the case pertained to Pak's "n...

May 13 2017

Chase retires hurt as Windies crawl towards Pakistan total

On a pitch offering little encouragement for the faster bowlers, leg-spinner Yasir Shah posed the greatest threat to the batsmen after he had taken all three wickets to...

May 13 2017

Dayton vetoes 5 GOP budget bills as promised

Frustrated by the lack of progress after more than a week of private meetings, the Legislature forged ahead this week to send half of its own budget to Dayton's desk for ...

May 13 2017

Relay for Life held in Leslie County

During Relay For Life events, members of each team take turns walking or running around the track or path. Teams participate in fundraising in the months leading up to th...

May 13 2017

United Kingdom hospitals, Spanish firms in huge cyber attack

The ransomware is automatically scanning for computers it can infect whenever it loads itself onto a new machine. Health workers reported being locked out of their syst...

May 13 2017

Hackers launch ransomware attack on over 70 countries using leaked NSA tool

It said its hospitals had shut down all computer systems as a protective measure and canceled all non-urgent activity. Similar attacks have been taken place around th...

May 13 2017

British, UN leaders to address Somalia humanitarian crisis

She said she is proud of the UK's role in helping Somalia and said the £21 million, to be spent over the next two years, would be used to provide training and mentoring t...

May 13 2017

Hepatitis C nearly triples in US in 5 years

The number of new hep C virus infections reported to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention almost tripled from 2010 to 2015, marking a 15-year high. Dr. ...

May 13 2017

Sister of accused killer in Arkansas says he's mentally ill

Bowden was taken into police custody without any shots being fired. Sadler said Bowden released a female hostage before he surrendered about five hours after the stando...

May 13 2017

Congo reports a single confirmed case of Ebola, UN says

A virion of the Ebola virus , as seen in a colorized transmission electron micrograph made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . "WHO and partne...

May 13 2017

Mormon church pulls older teens out of Boy Scouts

Mormon officials said in a news release that it will keep some 280,000 younger boys ages 8-13 in Scouts while it continues to develop a global scouting-type program. Th...

May 13 2017

Springboks draw All Blacks in 2019 Rugby World Cup

England landed a fearsome draw for the second successive tournament. Bryan Habana revealed that he may never return to live in South Africa as he warned that rugby's ...