Medical

FDA Approves Direct-to-Consumer Cancer Mutation Test

A view shows the U.S. Food and Drug Administration headquarters in Silver Spring Thomson Reuters (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday al...


Campaign to cut calories

In addition, the government has challenged the food industry to: change the recipe of products, reduce portion size, and encourage consumers to purchase lower c...


Emergency room data shows the opioid crisis continues to expand rapidly

The report claims that opioid overdoses and deaths can be prevented by providing medication-assisted treatment, naloxone (an overdose-reversing drug), treatment...


China's defence spending to accelerate in 2018

Though China announced its military spending at about United States dollars 150.5 billion a year ago, observers say it is considerably higher, considering...


Potential Fallout of Misguided Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

Sen. Pat Roberts, the chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee, told reporters last week that Trump's decision on tariffs was the wrong one. Addressing ...


Houston Texans avoiding free agents who protested during national anthem

San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid , Detroit Lions linebacker Tahir Whitehead and Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson are some of the maj...


MSP Airport Ranked As Best In North America For 2nd Consecutive Year

The survey found Indianapolis and Jacksonville, Fla.to have the best airports in North America. Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport , operat...


UK PM tells Trump of "deep concern" over trade tariffs

President Donald Trump slapped tariffs on aluminum and steel , in a move that sent shockwaves all over the world. Trump said the tariffs might be used as ...


Gas prices could climb 20 to 30 cents per gallon

This compares with the national average that has increased 0.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.52/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com....


Rahul Gandhi promises to give Andhra special status if elected in 2019

It is official. The Centre on Tuesday finally made it categorical that there is no question of granting special category status to Andhra Pradesh, come what may...


Excretion of Volatile Organic Compounds Up in Teen E-Smokers

Of these 67 adolescents (average age 16.4 years) used e-cigarettes only while 16 used both e-cigarettes and traditional cigarettes . "The vapor produced by e...


Kenya doctors performs brain surgery on wrong patient

The registrar who performed the unnecessary procedure, several junior members of the surgery team including the staffer who mixed up the identification tags on ...


Only 1 test in, aggression spills over in SA vs. Australia

The Australians shook hands with de Kock once the match was complete, suggesting that the fervent animosity from the fourth day's play had diffused overnight, d...


Russian Ex-Spy In Critical Condition After Exposure To "Unknown Substance"

The two were found unconscious on Sunday afternoon on a bench in a shopping mall in Salisbury . He was one of a handful of prisoners released by Russian Fe...


Accidental opioid exposure in kids is up, study shows

Opioid poisonings and overdoses are sending increasing numbers of USA children and teens to the hospital, according to a study showing a substantial rise in you...


President Trump Suggests Executing Drug Dealers

Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said he will be aggressive in warning consumers about opioid-related products or taking them off the ma...


IPL 2018: Dinesh Karthik excited to lead KKR in IPL 11

But from inside, I am very aggressive. I love to be there in tough situations and face the heat. "While playing a game, I am one of those guys who don t even ...


Listeriosis breakthrough - Limpopo polony products named as source

More than 16 environmental samples from the Polokwane factory tested positive for the listeriosis monocytogenes strain ST 6. While we know that polony is defi...


Houston Rockets vs. Boston Celtics

With the ball on his own base line and with just over two seconds remaining in the game, Celtics' Marcus Morris nearly threw the ball the length of the court ...


SSC scam: Cong too seeks CBI probe

The students came on street when the SSC cancelled an examination slated on February 17 because of the leakage of the question paper. Earlier also, at around 10...