Medical

By adding folic acid to flour government tries to limit birth defect

Even with fortification, they still advise pregnant women to take folic acid supplements to achieve a greater level of protection for their unborn child. Gilchr...


Structurally deficient bridges in MN, US

A Federal Highway Administration Official told NBC News that the report "underscores the need for investment in our nations infrastructure". "And any one of t...


Change in sleep cycle now termed as a symptom of Alzheimer's disease

For some time, it has been understood that patients with Alzheimer's disease also suffer from broken sleep and disrupted circadian rhythms. They said early bi...


Brain 'pacemaker' for Alzheimer's helps gives life back to patients

Deep brain stimulation (DBS ) has already proved highly effective in more than 130,000 patients with Parkinson's disease . DBS has been used to treat more th...


Teacher recorded calling military 'lowest of our low'

Marines sweatshirt, according to KTLA . A California high school teacher was caught on audio belittling the US military in class, as well as a student in t...


Padmaavat: Ranveer Singh receives 'Award' from Amitabh Bachchan

The Befikre actor tweeted a picture of the bouquet and wrote: " Mujhe mera award mil gaya ". Now praising Ranveer's fabulous performance in his latest relea...


Pennsylvania reports 18 flu deaths last week

Julie Morita. There are now a total of 35,4543 confirmed cases in the state. The Fairfield Health Department is offering an additional flu clinic on Saturda...


Vacationing couple who got parasites on beach needed medicine from MI

A couple from Canada has a warning for anyone heading to the beach - wear shoes! By the weekend, the swelling worsened and small bumps had formed on his toes....


Hillary Clinton vs. #MeToo

Clinton was aware of the accusations, but kept the campaign adviser and re-assigned the staffer. Solis Doyle said, "I was overruled, yes". "Patti wanted him...


CDC: Flu Activity Reaching Highest Level In Nearly A Decade

Benjamin Porter took his 3-year-old son to Wolfson Children's Hospital with a fever and fears of the flu . During Saturday's clinic in Naples, officials say t...


Maharashtra: 13 dead after minibus falls into Panchganga river in Kolhapur

The passengers - comprising members of the Kedari, Nagre and Barkhade families - were returning after a thanksgiving pilgrimage to the famed Ganpatipule beach t...


Put Down the Vape: Even Tobacco-Free E-Cigarettes Might Damage DNA

The study was published January 29 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . There is no safe level of smoking, as even one cigarette a day in...


14 killed in nightclub gun attack

He did not provide more details nor confirm the number of dead and injured. Local security secretary Andre Costa called the shooting a "one-off event, as oc...


Man hurls shoe at Baahubali actress Tamannaah

Last year, Tamannah had caused quite a stir when she confirmed that the casting couch existed in both Bollywood and the southern film industry adding that she w...


Jay Z and Beyonce Headline Clive Davis Awesome Pre-Grammy Party!!!

Let us move on... "We care 'cause we've seen the most incredible artists stand on that stage and we're inspired to be that, so I was like, I have to be here...


Death Toll in Terror Kabul Attack Reaches 103, Over 230 Injured

The Interior Ministry says a suicide auto bomb attack in Kabul leaves dozens wounded. Nasrat Rahimi, deputy spokesperson for the Interior Ministry, said t...


Aden clashes: Yemen PM accuses separatists of staging coup

Medical sources said the fighting wounded seven members of the security forces loyal to the separatists and four civilian supporters of the secessionist movemen...


IPL: Ben Stokes Bought By Rajasthan Royals; Joe Root Unsold

One of their big buys was KL Rahul , bought by Sehwag's team for a whopping Rs 11crores. So when Gayle - in the marquee list of players at the auction - was d...


Save the Kids suspends programmes in Afghanistan after assault

Investigations into the nature of the attack are ongoing and the motive can not yet be confirmed. Provincial health officials said 20 injured people had been ...


Parents shouldn't provide teens with alcohol

A new Australian study finds no evidence to support the practice of parents providing alcohol to their teens in an effort to protect them from alcohol-related r...