Medical

Listeria outbreak kills 36 people in South Africa

Approximately 557 cases have been reported while 36 people have already died of the disease. Listeria typically occurs every year with between 60 - 80 cases d...


Elections: No automatic ticket for Atiku - Makarfi

In his remarks, the chairman of the PDP Board of Trustees (BoT), Senator Walid Jibrin, said everybody was ready to collaborate with the planning committee to en...


Sanofi says it is cooperating with government on dengue vaccine

This developed as the Department of Health (DOH) seeks guidelines from the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland on how to proceed with about 500,0...


Yay! Baby born to woman with uterus transplant

The first birth as a result of a womb transplant in the United States has occurred in Texas, a milestone for the us but one achieved several years ago in Swed...


Pope Francis explains why he omitted Rohingya from speech

But he did not specifically mention the Rohingya, a Muslim minority from Rakhine state. Arrangements were made for 16 refugees to travel to Dhaka from Cox's B...


SPDR S&P International HealthC Sect ETF (IRY) Declines 0.9966% for Dec 4

Wrapmanager Inc. now owns 4,987 shares of the exchange traded fund's stock worth $274,000 after buying an additional 39 shares during the last quarter. The 50-d...


Alabama vs Clemson Odds: point spread Sugar Bowl 2018, prediction

Last year, Clemson knocked off Alabama 35-31 to win the program's second national championship. This is the third straight year Clemson will face the Crimson Ti...


Bryan Singer Fired from Queen Biopic Following Altercation with Rami Malek

Last week, sources said that Fox was discreetly canvassing directors to replace Singer, even before production shuttered. In Singer's absence, cinematographer ...


Jimmy Smith Suspended 4 Games For Performance Enhancing Substance

According to Schefter's source , Smith is out for the year and will withdraw his appeal of the suspension so he can begin serving the suspension immediately. S...


Consuming cheese every day may reduce heart stroke risk

Soochow University has now found that cheese raises levels of so-called "good" cholesterol while reducing levels of "bad" cholesterol. Researchers explained t...


Influenza Vaccination Week starts on December 3

Previous year saw 231,354 doses of vaccine taken. Since then, a handful of people have come to Public Health with flu-like symptoms and were referred to their d...


Bigg Boss 11: The new captain of the house REVEALED!

Bigg Boss announces that based on luxury budget task participation and between the two moderators of that task, they have to give two names who would stand for...


Spurs await Leonard's possible return against Thunder

The tip-off between San Antonio and Memphis is 7 p.m. and the game will be shown on Fox Sports Southwest. Following Friday's meeting, the two teams do not p...


New study finds dogs are more than twice as smart as cats

They found cats have 250 million neurons while dogs have 530 million. Neurons are cells that process information. But please, no one tell the cats this. After...


Southern Miss will battle Florida State in the Independence Bowl

FSU now will await word on its bowl destination, with possible destinations including the Independence Bowl in Shreveport, La., on December 27. Then the hurrica...


Palace assures: No severe dengue case yet

THE Philippines is prepared for a "worst-case scenario" after warnings that a vaccine against dengue fever could cause symptoms of the disease to become more se...


Uterus Transplant Recipient delivers successfully in Texas

In October 2016, Baylor University Medical Center informed that four women received uterus transplants but three of them faced poor blood flow and the transplan...


Miami doctors face conundrum with 'do not resuscitate' tattoo

The tattooed man, who has since died, added to the discussion about end-of-life care, which can sometimes present a hard situation for health care providers to ...


Badhaai Ho! Sanya Malhotra signs film opposite Ayushmann Khurrana

Confirming the news, Junglee Pictures, the producers of Badhaai Ho tweeted, .@sanyamalhotra07 to star opposite @ayushmannk in @CinemaPuraDesi's #BadhaaiHo pro...


B students get Rs 1 cr offer

Both the companies reportedly offered almost Rs 1 crore annual packages, although the institute did not confirm the reports. The firm is recruiting for the firs...