Stories about Medical

Sep 27 2017

Breathing easy: 40yo toy removed from lung op 'cancer' patient

United Kingdom doctors reportedly removed a toy traffic cone from a 47-year-old patient's lung after the man was referred to a respiratory clinic for medical treatment....

Sep 27 2017

Western Digital Still Hopes to Block Toshiba Chip Sale

Apple is holding up the sale of Toshiba's memory chip business after so far failing to agree terms, according to reports. Once Apple and Bain Capital reach the final deal...

Sep 27 2017

US Calls N.Korea Nuclear Bomb Test Threat 'Shocking'

President Donald Trump indicated again Tuesday a willingness to take military action with regard to North Korea, a day after that country's foreign minister accused the...

Sep 27 2017

Boston University researchers may have made a groundbreaking development on CTE

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, who killed himself in prison in April, had a "severe case" of CTE, according to researchers at Boston University. Greg...

Sep 27 2017

Eagles Bring Back RB Kenjon Barner on a 1-year Deal

With Sproles on injured reserve, the Eagles need a replacement at punt returner. Barner, 27, played in 23 total games for the Eagles the past two seasons, rushing for...

Sep 27 2017

Nationals activate Bryce Harper from 10-day DL

Harper, who was legging out a groundball hit to first, sustained a bone bruise and strained calf, which in hindsight were positives when taking into account how gruesome...

Sep 27 2017

Washington Health Officials Report Year's First Cases of West Nile Virus

Another citizen also died due to the mosquito-borne virus in Long Beach, but the L.A. officials didn't count it because this city has already its own health department. F...

Sep 27 2017

Top general says Iran complying with nuclear deal

The top US general said on Tuesday he has urged the Trump administration not to kick transgender service members out of the military despite President Donald Trump's ba...

Sep 27 2017

Lansing singer makes it through blind audition on "The Voice"

Adam said as the judges gave the pair a standing ovation. Before anything else is discussed, it is important to know that there has been a change in some of the regula...

Sep 27 2017

Health experts say it isn't too early to get flu vaccinations

It may only be September, but already, flu season is taking its toll on Colorado. "We're added more clinics in Cape May County and we're hitting every big community w...

Sep 26 2017

Black market for illegal medicines in Northern Ireland blitzed by Interpol operation

To view the full article, register now. "The sale of fake or counterfeit pharmaceuticals is a growing concern across Africa as it creates a risky situation for the he...

Sep 26 2017

World's heaviest woman Eman Ahmed finally dies in an Abu Dhabi hospital

After a liquid diet in hospital and subsequent bariatric surgery, she weighed just 176.6 kilograms. Her family told the doctor that as a child she was diagnosed with el...

Sep 26 2017

Three more Omanis arrested in Hyderabad marriage racket

Mubarak, who works as an Imam in Oman , is visually challenged and a chronic kidney patient undergoing dialysis thrice a week, said the official. As part of the crackd...

Sep 26 2017

Apple Inc. (AAPL) earnings reaction history in focus

Apple Inc . has been given an analysts' mean target of 172.69. The stock declined 0.65% or $0.99 reaching $150.9 per share. Currently, 287.7 million total shares are owne...

Sep 26 2017

Indonesia's economic growth to reach 5.1 pct this year: ADB

ADB Chief Economist Yasuyuki Sawada said, "Countries in developing Asia should take advantage of favourable short-term economic prospects to implement productivity-enhanc...

Sep 26 2017

IPOB not a terrorist organisation

This was followed by the South East Governors proscribing the organisation and its activities. Although the court declared that the activities of the group constituted ...

Sep 26 2017

Ranveer Singh to play legendary cricketer Kapil Dev in upcoming biopic

He captained the Indian cricket team which won the 1983 Cricket World Cup . Let's hope for the best from Ranveer Singh as Cricketers Kapil Dev & wish him all the luc...

Sep 26 2017

Iran successfully test-fires 'Khorramshahr' ballistic missile

Iran said on Saturday that it had tested its Khorramshahr missile with a range of 2,000 kilometres (1,250 miles). "The Khorramshahr missile has become smaller in size...

Sep 26 2017

One Steelers Player Stands for National Anthem

Roethlisberger ended his written reflection with a wish for his team to show "solidarity" by standing for the anthem, a sentiment he confirmed during a press conference ...

Sep 26 2017

"Orange Goes Pink" initiative to raise funds, awareness about breast cancer

For example: research has found one in six women mistakenly think wearing an underwire bra can put your breasts at risk, while nearly one in five think certain types of d...