Medical

White House forbids CDC from using 7 words, including 'transgender' and 'diversity'

The analyst who leaked the information said that Kelly did not personally favor the gag order but said that the White House had repeatedly marked certain ...


Cops probe mysterious deaths of Canadian billionaire and wife

Their neighbors, business associates and some of Canada's most powerful politicians said they were saddened by the deaths. Sherman has also been an active phi...


Tea-drinkers significantly less likely to develop glaucoma

Glaucoma occurs when the optic nerve, which connects the eye to the brain, becomes damaged as a result of fluid build-up in the eye.The accumulated fluid incre...


Vaping, Marijuana Use On The Rise Amongst Teens

As the opioid epidemic sweeps away scores of American adults, abuse of those drugs has hit a historic low among teens, who are increasingly drawn to marijuana a...


Back off ladies, man flu is real — Trending Science

Indeed, CBC News reports that the term " man flu " even made it into the Oxford English Dictionary: "A cold or similar minor ailment as experienced by a man w...


Baby survives after being born with heart outside body

Experts, including the consultant cardiologist, have said they do not know of another case in the United Kingdom where a baby has survived such a condition. "I ...


Nov WPI inflation jumps to 3.93% on high onion, veggie prices

India's annual rate of inflation, based on monthly wholesale price index (WPI), stood at 3.93 per cent for the month of November 2017 over same month of a year ...


Nature enthusiasts invited to help with annual Christmas bird count

When the first Christmas Bird Count (CBC) was held Christmas Day more than a century ago-118 years ago, in fact- its founder may not have known the occasion w...


Electronic waste rises 8pc in two years thanks to falling prices

That number is expected to rise again by 17 percent by 2021, totaling almost 52.2 million metric tonnes of e-waste. Unfortunately, only about 20% of electronic ...


British Surgeon pleads guilty to initialing his name on patients' livers

According to AP, Simon Bramhall admitted to the crime Wednesday in a case a prosecutor described as " without legal precedent in criminal law ". Bramhall r...


Could "Glow In The Dark" Plants One Day Replace Street Lights?

MIT chemical engineering professor Michael Strano said , "The vision is to make a plant that will function as a desk lamp - a lamp that you don't have to pl...


Lindsay McCormick Alleges Sexual Discrimination Against NFL Network

Among those names are Marshall Faulk , Donovan McNabb, Warren Sapp , and Heath Evans. The NFL Network has suspended those current employees involved in th...


Girl with heart outside survives

When the condition, ectopia cordis , was spotted on a scan early in pregnancy, Vanellope's parents were told that she would probably have to be... United Kin...


NY Health Department: Influenza prevalent in the state

Australia had not only record high numbers of flu cases, hospitalizations and deaths, but also a flu shot that doesn't seem to be a good match for the predomina...


Singer suggestively eats banana in music video, jailed for immorality

Many have raised concerns about how Shyma will fare in an Egyptian women's prison, which can often be scenes of overcrowding and abuse . She was arrested on ...


MA is the healthiest state in the US

Called " America's Health Rankings ", the report assessed the nation's health state-by-state, looking at factors like health policies, environment and behaviors...


Apple Confirms Acquisition Of Music Recognition App Shazam

However, various media organisations have recorded that the Apple is paying about $400 million for the Shazam App. That data could help Apple compete ...


Man Flu Might Be Real After All, Claims Academic

For example, one USA study that examined flu-related deaths from 1997 to 2007 found that, for adults, within several age groups, the rate of flu-associated mort...


MA gas prices up by a penny, expected to fall

It's 11.2 cents per gallon lower than last month, and 23.9 cents per gallon higher than a year ago. AAA released a study on Monday which showed gas prices sto...


Telugu comedian Vijay Sai found dead

Vijay's wife Vanitha, who is also actress that played roles in films like "Anumanaspadam", spoke to the media. Although it looks like a case of suicide, the inv...