Stories about Medical

Aug 01 2017

Nigerian army puts death toll in ambush at 30

The University of Maiduguri will continue to do research activities for potential oil exploration in the Chad Basin despite last week's attack by Boko Haram terrorists wh...

Aug 01 2017

A Swedish man died during penis enlargement surgery in a medical first

Although he was provided with the required medical assistance and a cardiopulmonary resuscitation, the man died two hours later. The fat, intended for his penis, caused...

Aug 01 2017

Mental health plan will see 21000 new posts created, Jeremy Hunt says

Campaigners have long argue mental health in the United Kingdom is woefully underfunded - and warn psychological conditions are not treated as seriously as physical healt...

Aug 01 2017

Breastfeeding Mothers Aren't Getting The Support They Need

IN launching the National Nutrition Month and World Breastfeeding Week in Nabouwalu, Bua yesterday Assistant Minister for Health Alex O'Connor said the Initiative has m...

Aug 01 2017

Charlie Gard, 'beautiful little boy' at heart of dispute, dies

Last week, he was taken to a hospice, where his life support was cut off. "Our lovely little boy has gone, we are so proud of you Charlie ", Connie Yates, the baby'...

Aug 01 2017

West Nile Virus: Keeping the bugs at bay

The objective of spraying is to reduce the infected mosquito population, thus reducing the risk to residents and animals. Symptoms of WNV are often mild, according to...

Aug 01 2017

AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.08

Fairpointe Capital Llc decreased United States Steel Corp. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 34,099 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $1,153,000 ...

Aug 01 2017

JK Rowling faces backlash as unedited clip shows Trump greeting disabled child

The Boy Who Lived is another year older today, 19 years after the Battle of Hogwarts and only one year before the events of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child take pla...

Aug 01 2017

Opposition divided over Sh Rasheed's nomination as PM candidate

Shah alleged that it was an understanding between the parties to jointly announce the opposition's prime ministerial candidate but Khan quickly nominated Sheikh Rashid. T...

Aug 01 2017

Bakersfield sees another decrease in gas prices

Here are the lowest gas prices now being reported in Roseville. The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose Monday for the s...

Aug 01 2017

Netflix drama '13 Reasons Why' linked to suicidal thoughts

Although it hasn't been proven if Lazo's suicide was inspired by 13 Reasons Why , many took note of the similarities between his death and that of Hannah Baker's on th...

Jul 31 2017

Getting less than seven hours of sleep is detrimental to health

This cholesterol helps remove "bad" fat from circulation and helps protect against heart disease, control blood pressure and blood sugar - suggesting that insufficient ...

Jul 31 2017

National Football League star Ben Roethlisberger hints at retirement in 2018

In an interview with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Roethlisberger said he has begun thinking about retirement, citing his age, his wife and family and this week's rep...

Jul 31 2017

Sensex ends at record closing high; SBI top gainer

At 11.20 am, the Sensex , which opened at 32,412.20, was trading 140 points higher at 32,450.83 and the NSE was 33 points higher at 10,047.60, after opening at 10,034.70...

Jul 31 2017

Sharad Yadav breaks silence, says JD(U) allying with BJP unfortunate for people

The comments may mark a rift between Yadav and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. According to an NDTV report, Mr Yadav also said: "The mandate by the people was not for th...

Jul 31 2017

Les Murray, the voice of soccer in Australia, dead at 71

Colleague and fellow commentator Craig Foster said Murray's impact on the game would endure. Murray - known as Mr Football for his advocacy of the sport - became the ...

Jul 31 2017

FDA Plans to Regulate Tobacco an Nicotine

British American Tobacco , which recently completed its £41.7 billion ($54.7 billion) of Reynolds American Inc., saw cigarette volumes in its Americas business fall 5.4%...

Jul 31 2017

DC sees no impact from high court's life-without-parole case

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Fights are being waged in courts across Virginia about whether inmates serving life-without-parole sentences for crimes they committed as juveniles d...

Jul 31 2017

Sanchez not for sale, insists Arsenal's Wenger

Sanchez posted a photo of himself on Instagram on Friday morning with a caption saying he was sick - shortly after Arsenal had published quotes from Wenger saying that ...

Jul 31 2017

John Cena, Brock Lesnar Give Detroit's Joe Louis Arena One Final Salute

The opening match set the tone for the night as United States Champion "The Phenomenal" AJ Styles was the first wrestler to the ring. From there, a parade of supersta...