Medical

What you need to know about Britain’s "Digital Services Tax"

The move backfired when the Conservatives lost their majority in Parliament, leaving May atop a minority government whose fragility has complicated divorce nego...


New Jersey Woman Shares Late Husband's Story of Male Breast Cancer Diagnosis

After being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009, undergoing treatment and eventually living cancer free for 4.5 years, the unthinkable happened - her breast...


Maxine Waters: Brett Kavanaugh 'won't rest easy in his job'

While numerous results in the poll fall along familiar partisan lines, it also found that political independents are more suspicious than supportive of the ne...


'Polio like' illness spreads to 22 states

Between January and August 2018, there were fewer than five cases reported, according to the Public Health Agency of Canada, which they say is within the "norma...


Trump prays for hurricane victims, criticizes Democrats

Trump was likely referring to a Frank Sinatra song titled The Gal That Got Away , which was his cover of a song called The Man That Got Away from a 1954 film...


Colorado health department reports 14 cases of polio-like illness in children

The mysterious illness that's paralyzing children is spreading across the United States, with cases popping up in both Chicago and Pittsburgh after initial r...


Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded for New Weapon Against Cancer

The discovery of a protein called PD-1 by Honjo and his team has led to the development of Opdivo, a drug used against lung cancer and melanoma which enha...


Texas Surf Resort Temporarily Closes After Man Dies From Brain-Eating Amoeba

This typically occurs when people go swimming or diving in warm freshwater places, like lakes and rivers. A New Jersey man has died after contracting what...


Klobuchar Grills Kavanaugh On Drinking At Nomination Hearing

In the summer of 1982, seven months before he turned 18, the state raised the legal drinking age for beer and wine from 18 to 21. Christine Blasey Ford , a...


Trump slams Democratic primary victor as a 'failed Socialist Mayor'

Sanders's candidate MORE (D) on Tuesday to capture the Democratic nomination to face Rep. " Martha McSally , running in the Arizona Primary for U.S. ...


John McCain, senator and former presidential candidate, dies at 81

He later told evangelical leaders that "we very much appreciate everything that senator McCain has done for our country". The White House flag was eventually ...


The Remarkable Saga of a Young Woman's Face Transplant

Stubblefield is using her story of survival to raise awareness. At 18, she tried to kill her self with a gun and was left with serious injuries. She has said ...


2 equine cases of West Nile Virus confirmed in Montana

This season, mosquito samples have tested positive for WNV in the cities of Addison, Balch Springs, Coppell, Dallas, Desoto, Garland, Highland Park, Irving, M...


The life of the Toronto shooter Faisal Hussain

The interventions of professionals was unsuccessful. Sinha said the association condemns Hussain's actions, but said discussing them exclusively in the contex...


Pharmacist refuses to fill transgender woman's hormone therapy prescription

She said she chose the medication instead of undergoing an invasive medical procedure. Hall then transferred all of her prescriptions to that Walgreens "so t...


CDC warning on Kellogg's Honey Smacks: "Do not eat this cereal"

The FDA said on Thursday it would follow up with retailers to prevent the sale of the product. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has expanded a...


First Marijuana-Based Drug Approved to Treat LGS, Dravet Syndrome

The approved drug is called Epidiolex . The medicine is now approved in the USA for treatment of seizures due to Lennox-Gastaut and Dravet syndromes, whi...


Thousands join India's Modi for world yoga celebration;…

Modi said that the way to lead a calm, creative and content life was yoga . Prime Minister performed Yogasan, Pranayama and Dhyan with about 50,000 yoga en...


NY braces itself against Justice Department's assertion it won't defend ACA

Many advocates spoke out against the Trump administration's stance on the law's consumer protections. "I'm running for Congress because a year ago, during th...


Sleeping in on weekends could save your life

Results showed that people who get less that five hours sleep throughout the week, but enjoyed some extra shut-eye on the weekends , had no heightened mortal...


Rare Nipah virus claims fourth family member in India

Jose, the senior-most official in Kozhikode , told the AFP news agency. The deaths in Kerala is the third instance in India's history of a Nipah virus ou...


14 confirmed Ebola cases in DRC as emergency meeting held

Cases emerged in a rural area with one now confirmed in the city of Mbandaka. The city of Mbandaka, which has one confirmed Ebola case, is an hour's flight ...


35 confirmed cases of salmonella reported stemming from Hyde. Co. egg recall

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , 35 illnesses have been reported so far. Additional illnesses continue to be confirmed in an outb...


NFF monitoring Ebola before DR Congo friendly

Seven people with a hemorrhagic fever, including two confirmed cases of Ebola , were hospitalized in Bikoro as of Thursday, according to Health Minister Oly ...


Saudi Arabia Wants Nuclear Weapon If Iran Acquires One, Minister Says

Saudi Arabia applauded Trump's announcement, but said it would seek to develop its own nuclear weapons if Iran does. The Egyptian Foreign Ministry also s...


Modi's troll army brings down India's rank in World Press Freedom Index

RSF reported that media freedom thrives in New Zealand, with the country jumping five places on the Index from #13 in 2017 to #8 this year. Vietnam and Chin...


National Drug Take Back Day

This permanent prescription drop box is a safe, simple, secure and environmentally-friendly way to help law enforcement agencies and communities collect unwante...


Brady, Gronk Still not Happy About Butler Benching

When asked if he would be appearing at the Patriots optional workouts, he again declined to answer in a serious manner, saying: "No, I've got dirt biking ski...


Woodstock store joins in International Record Store Day

While streaming might be the most popular way to listen to music, vinyl record sales have exploded in recent years, with 2017 marking the highest sale volume in...


Woodstock store joins in International Record Store Day

While streaming might be the most popular way to listen to music, vinyl record sales have exploded in recent years, with 2017 marking the highest sale volume in...


All Set For A Legal Battle Between Pawan Kalyan And Srini Raju

The crisis deepened with controversial filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma claiming responsibility for instigating Sri Reddy to publicly insult Pawan to earn more publi...


Arnold Schwarzenegger Remembers Bruno Sammartino

After a falling-out with the company that lasted more than two decades, Sammartino returned to the fold in 2013, when he was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame...


Accused killer granny last seen in Texas - nationwide search underway

Detectives came to the conclusion that Hutchinson had been targeted because of how she looked and named Lois Riess as a person of interest in the investigatio...


Delhi Daredevils beat Mumbai Indians by seven wickets in IPL match

He was the last wicket to fall at 187 for 7 in the final over of the innings, and that completed a disappointing finish for Mumbai Indians after a start of ...


Royals of Bangalore vs Royal of Rajasthan

He didn't play his usual game but managed to score quickly and take the pressure off D'arcy Short . The last over of the innings went for 27 as Samson finished...