Medical

Flu deaths rise to 20 in Central Alberta

Officials say there were 20 lab-confirmed cases of influenza A, and just seven of the B strain, between March 4 and 10. Although the numbers are high, data ...


Indian football team back in top-100 of FIFA rankings

Seychelles did climb one place to 191st‚ but that is still just a few places off their worst ever position of 196. Nigeria had 609 points, two points below Ca...


Mom who once married son is charged with incest after marrying daughter

Patricia claimed that she didn't have a sexual relationship with her son and had married him so he wouldn't be sent into the military. Under a plea deal, Pat...


Beware! Smoking May Up Your Risk Of Hearing Loss

The nicotine notice will be open for public comment for 90 days. Still, smoking causes 480,000 deaths annually in this country. The FDA first announced its ...


Fit women less likely to get dementia

Doctor Helena Horder, from the University of Gothenburg, said: "It's possible that improving people's cardiovascular fitness in middle age could delay or even...


USA healthcare spending 2x as much as other wealthy nations

However, the U.S. population does not appear to use care more than other countries, which is why healthcare reform efforts aimed at utilization alone are unlike...


Fastlane sets up a potentially spectacular WrestleMania

Expect all of this and more on the March 13 edition of SmackDown Live. The match may deliver on the quality front, but Cena's loss won't do anything, and ano...


Plateau Governor, Lalong imposes curfew on Bassa LG

He said the injured victim had been taken to Bassa General Hospital for medical attention. "Weapons recovered include one Ak 47 assault rifle with 26 rounds o...


First Case of Measles for 2018 Confirmed in MI

The passenger, a young child, is said to have come from Brussels and departed from Terminal C for Memphis . Anyone who was at the airport between 12:45 p.m. ...


26-30 Railcard national trial launches but website struggles with demand

A national trial for a digital railcard enabling those aged between 26 and 30 to save a third on train fares has been launched today, although the website is st...


Smoking Could Be Damaging Your Hearing, Research Reveals

They analysed data on smoking status - such as "current smoker", "former smoker", and "has never smoked"- alongside the number of cigarettes smoked per day,...


County Health Rankings Released

The least-healthy county for health outcomes is Union, and Putnam rated second from last in the state. According to the 2018 Rankings , the five counties in...


President Buhari to inaugurate National Food Security Council

Next are Zamfara and Rivers. The President who travelled to Damaturu , Yobe State capital assured Nigerians and the global community that the missing 110 apc...


U.S. appeals court upholds Texas law targeting sanctuary cities

Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans allows Texas to enforce what critics call the toughest state-level immigration measure since Arizona passed what critics...


YouTube, Wikipedia team up to fight spread of online conspiracy theories

She underlined that YouTube is not a news organization. Expect to see Wikipedia links in videos promoting conspiracy theories and issues that are very likel...


Keenum Preparing to Sign with Denver

While the deals won't become official until later this week, it's not too early to discuss the fantasy ramifications of Cousins agreeing to terms with Minneso...


CDC Denied That the Missing Employee Was Promoted

Acting CDC Director Anne Schuchat also tried to clear the air around what might have driven the disappearance of Dr. Cunningham, a commander in the Public Healt...


Researchers attribute 250K annual CVD deaths in USA to lead exposure

A recent study tells about the health hazards of lead exposure for the people's health. Bruce P. Lanphear, M.D., from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, ...


Sealing: BJP-AAP colluding with each other, alleges Rahul Gandhi

An all-party delegation will meet a Supreme Court-appointed monitoring committee to seek a solution to problems posed by an ongoing sealing drive, Deputy Chief ...


Marquette Hosts Harvard In NIT Wednesday at 6 pm CT

If the Irish win, they will play either eighth-seeded South Dakota State or ninth-seeded Villanova on Sunday. They're on the same side of the bracket as No. The...