Stories about Medical

May 20 2017

Ransomware cyber-attack threat escalating

Microsoft itself has issued an update of their software to plug the holes but there are lots of computers out there that are not updated for one reason or the other. "In ...

May 20 2017

American Talansky attacks Mt Baldy to win 5th stage

Bennett, 27, stopped the clock in 28:45 for the 15 mile effort, good enough for fourth place on the day, just 18 seconds down on stage victor Jonathan Dibben (Sky), himse...

May 20 2017

Early spring brings out ticks ahead of schedule

Stephen Threlkeld, a Baptist Hospital infectious disease specialist. According to the CDC (https://www.cdc.gov/powassan/statistics.html), only about 75 POW cases have b...

May 20 2017

GST rates decided on 1211 items

The hospitality industry in India is perturbed and irked by a 28 percent tax to be imposed under the Good and Services Tax (GST) on hotels, where the tariff is above Rs 5...

May 20 2017

Amber Alert issued for toddler with possibly suicidal father

Authorities said they were searching for Makai's father, 30-year-old Jason Lam, in connection with the abduction. Authorities are asking the public to report any sighti...

May 20 2017

Health department: West Nile confirmed in 3 MI birds

About two in 10 people bitten by an infected mosquito experience any illness, said William Stanuszek, director of the Saginaw County Mosquito Abatement Commission. Eisner...

May 20 2017

I haven't retired from Test cricket: AB de Villiers

AB De Villiers has sought to justify his decision to focus on one-day cricket at the expense of his Test career and reiterated he will not play against England in the lon...

May 20 2017

Softbank invests $1.4 billion in Paytm

Paytm on Wednesday said it will finally launch the operations of its payments bank on May 23. The publication further said that as per the deal, SoftBank will buy $40...

May 20 2017

Outbreaks of diarrhea-inducing parasite Crypto on the rise in pools — CDC

The states will be largest number people who were sickened past year were OH (1,940) and Arizona (352), according to the news release . In comparison, 20 Crypto outb...

May 20 2017

Inspired doctors successfully carried out India's first womb transplant at Pune hospital

A 12-member team of specialists headed by oncosurgeon Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar is likely to conduct a third procedure.He says they practised first on cadavers in Tübing...

May 20 2017

Anthony Weiner 'to admit sexting 15-year-old'

Former Rep. Anthony Weiner pleaded guilty on Friday to one federal count related to "sexting" with minors, an offense that means he will have to register as a sex offen...

May 20 2017

Instagram's impact on mental health

Asked which social media platform is their number one area of focus, 92% of influencers polled by Hashoff chose Instagram , trailed by Facebook and YouTube at just 2.7% ...

May 20 2017

Venezuelan leader to Trump: "'Get your pig hands out of here"

In March, the Venezuelan Supreme Court temporarily dissolved the National Assembly and assumed the powers of the legislature . There was an global outcry against the c...

May 20 2017

2 school bus crashes have killed 2 drivers, injured students

Ashland County Sheriff Michael Brennan told the News Tribune that "excessive speed" appeared to be a contributing factor in the accident. "The actual bumper of the back o...

May 20 2017

Shootings by man who was freed early prompt changes at court

Funerals are scheduled Friday for 46-year-old nurse Marlina Medrano, and Saturday for Kirkersville Police Chief Steven Eric DiSario. A search warrant was executed at hi...

May 20 2017

Mental health professionals look to make policy changes

Some common warning signs that indicate mental or behavioral health issues could be at play include irritability, prolonged sadness, feeling overly critical of oneself, i...

May 20 2017

Former federal employee charged with shooting of Amtrak conductor

Berlin and Naperville Chief of Police Robert Marshall announced Friday that charges have been filed against a Wisconsin man for allegedly shooting an Amtrak conductor i...

May 19 2017

Priest's DNA doesn't match evidence in nun's slaying

The series builds on a 2015 HuffPost investigative story that followed the women for six months as they endeavored to prove that a sexually abusive priest at their all-gi...

May 19 2017

Eurovision victor arrives home to Portugal

The third place went to SunStroke Project from Moldova, who received 374 points. The early favorite, Francesco Gabbani of Italy, finished sixth. Portugal was celebrat...

May 19 2017

A SC teen died from drinking too much caffeine

Davis Allen Cripe, 16, died on April 26 at Palmetto Health Parkridge Hospital after collapsing in a classroom at Spring Hill High School. "You know, a cup of coffee, ...