Medical

You mutt be kidding: Dogs are smarter than cats, fact

Researchers at Vanderbilt University found that dogs have 530 million neurons in their cerebral cortex, while cats have only half that amount, or around 250 m...



84-Year-Old Doctor Loses Medical License After Refusing To Use Computers

According to court documents, the board's medical review subcommittee obtained further complaints against Konopka after she surrendered her licence. "To hold ...


High hopes for the Blackcaps against West Indies says Trent Boult

The worldwide season will finish with a four-Test series against Australia for the Constellation Cup, the two New Zealand games scheduled for Hamilton on Octo...


Married People Are Less Likely To Develop Dementia, Study Suggests

The team also suggested that couples may also get more opportunities for social engagement compared with single people-a factor that has been associated with im...


India improving on malaria front, but detection still poor

In his foreword in the report, WHO director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says from the time when malaria was among the big public health success storie...


Ghanaian leader condemns slavery of black African migrants in Libya

Ghanaian President, Nana Akufo-Addo has spoken up against the ongoing slave trade and killing of immigrants in Libya . The men were bought to work as farmhands...


Lifestyle link to cancer rate

The two risk factors independently had varying effects, with, for example, diabetes being responsible for around twice the proportion of pancreatic cancer cases...


Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) Shares Bought by Integrated Investment Consultants LLC

Beese Fulmer Invest Inc, a Ohio-based fund reported 80,758 shares. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board now owns 3,353,310 shares of the company's stock valued ...


'I always do what is best for him!': Arsene Wenger

As long as they [Sanchez and Ozil] are here, they have to give their all for the club. Both Sanchez and Ozil are free to negotiate with new clubs in January a...


Regulator allows pharmacies to sell Viagra without prescription

The MHRA said the decision was made after a safety assessment, advice from the Commission on Human Medicines, and positive responses to a public consultation ea...


'Upsurge' of scarlet fever in England, study warns

Cases of scarlet fever have reached a 50-year-high in England, but in Ireland healthcare professionals do not have to report cases to the HSE National Surveil...


FDA warns against giving dogs "bone treats" following reports of

The FDA warns pet owners to be careful when throwing things in the trash, as dogs are notorious for helping themselves to the turkey carcass or steak bones that...


CBFC denies S Durga permission to get screened at IFFI

After an evening of high drama and uncertainty hidden under a shroud of secrecy, the fate of S Durga , Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's Malayalam film is finally known...


Manchester City Are Extraordinary - Antonio Conte Urges Chelsea To Focus On Themselves

Chelsea , meanwhile, have lost three times already this season, including a 1-0 defeat at home to City and a shock defeat to Burnley on the opening day. "It w...


#6 Auburn takes down #1 Alabama in 82nd Iron Bowl

A marquee matchup rematch with TCU in the Big 12 title game on Saturday might solidify Oklahoma's claim to the number one spot. "What happens now is Alabama's...


Drinking 3 Cups Of Coffee Daily May Prolong Your Life

The pros and cons of drinking coffee, just about everyone's favourite vice, have been tossed up for just about as long as serious medical research has been cond...


Buhari sympathises with Oyegun over Atiku's resignation

The former vice-president was among presidential aspirants who contested the party's ticket ahead of the 2015 general elections and lost to President Buhari. Ne...


Newborn's Body Found Under Porch of Home on Ellwood Road

Eric Hermick of the Pennsylvania State Police told CBS. The baby, a 7-pound healthy and viable boy, was born alive before he was placed under the home. The...


Pope meets general blamed for Rohingya exodus

Mary's Cathedral in the heart of the Southeast Asian nation's largest city. Greg Burke, a Vatican spokesman, said: "They spoke of the great responsibility of ...