Medical

Bacteria Hidden Under Our Feet May Be a New Weapon Against Superbugs

Soil is thought to be a good source of antibiotics as its low-nutrient content forces different bacteria species to fight against each other for survival, makin...


Worms removed from eye of OR woman

The woman's case, reported in the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene yesterday, began in the summer of 2015 in the U.S., soon after she returne...


U.S. woman wakes up with British accent

Her latest bout with FAS in 2015 allowed her to speak British accent . She told ABC Arizona: "They send in the psychiatrist at the hospital and make sure y...


Slow eating could stop people putting on weight, study finds

The study relied on people's own reports of how quickly they ate, without defining speed as other than fast, normal or slow. The results showed that slower eat...


Flu Season: It's Not Too Late To Vaccinate

The flu vaccine is also more effective against influenza B which tends to peak later in the season. One of the worst hit areas was Ottawa, where 15 people...


Another White House Official Resigns Amid Abuse Accusations

And in this case, you have contemporaneous police reports , you have women speaking to the Federal Bureau of Investigation under threat of perjury, you have po...


South Korean PM hosts lunch for high-ranking North Korea delegation

Then when the Korean team entered the stadium under a unified flag, Pence sat stone-faced while Moon and North Korean officials stood together in applause. It...


Opioid Maker Says It Won't Market In Doctors' Offices Anymore

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP said that it has cut its sales force in half and will stop promoting opioids to doctors following widespread criticism of the...


Manhattan Polar Plunge raises money for Special Olympics

You can show up and donate. LETR is one of the largest grassroots fundraisers for Special Olympics globally. After about 45 minutes of plunging, the group car...


'Pad Man' is not a preachy film, not a documentary: R. Balki

The 32 year old actor has acted in short films Ahalya , directed by Sujoy Ghosh and That Day After Everyday , directed by Anurag Kashyap and a few feature f...


Freezing Rain Expected to Hit Mississauga

Snow is expected to across areas of southern Ontario and the Golden Horseshoe throughout Saturday and into the evening. The highest amounts of snow are expect...


North Korea invites South to first official talks in 10 years

His son, Otto Warmbier , died after being returned to the USA with extensive brain damage he suffered while being detained in North Korea . Fake Kim admitte...


State fines Sunoco pipeline US$12.7 million

Once complete, Mariner East 2 will expand the total takeaway capacity of the Mariner East project to 345,000 barrels per day to move propane, ethane and butane ...


'Night to Shine' is a night to remember

More than 450 churches host a Night To Shine every year. But here, were just going to celebrate them and love them. A marching band played pop hits and cheerl...


Acne Linked to Significantly Higher Risk of Major Depressive Disorder

The correlation between acne and depression has been revealed by a research that monitored 134,427 men and women with acne and 1,731,608 without the condition...


NHS crisis: January was the second-worst month for A&E

In an interview with ITV News , the Health Secretary acknowledged Britain's health service was under extreme pressure , with a host of chronic issues exacerba...


Flu still on the rise, hospitalizations high, CDC says

Although the majority of flu-related deaths in IN have occurred in individuals age 65 and older, almost 83 percent of the influenza-like illnesses reported to I...


It's National Pizza Day! Money Saving Deals Offered Across Metro Detroit

The first pizzeria opened in New York City in 1895. Since then, along with family-owned and small pizzerias, pizza chains have appeared throughout the country. ...


Scientists grow early-stage human eggs in lab to full maturity

The work by researchers at the University of Edinburgh and the Center for Human Reproduction took ovarian tissue and matured it to the point at which it could...


Eagles fan renames Philly's Brady Street 'Foles Street' for Super Bowl MVP

As confetti fell around them, Eagles players, coaches, staff and their families celebrated atop some two dozen open-air buses that traveled the parade route a...