Medical

DNA test reveals woman's biological father was her parents' fertility doctor

Kelli Rowlette's parents had no clue their fertility doctor had used his own sperm in the reproduction process. In 1979, Rowlette's parents Sally Ashby and Ho...


Sensex gains 400 points, Nifty tests 10250-level on strong global cues

The 30-share Sensex ended 351.56 points or 1.05 per cent down at 33,019.07, its biggest fall since March 23, when it had lost 409.73 points. On Wednesday ma...


Suspected drink driver arrested after crashing into Riseholme roundabout

Police noted the strong smell of an alcoholic beverage coming from Meyers' person. A Norfolkan apparently tested more than three times the legal limit when he...


India to have normal monsoon, no chances of drought: Skymet

Monsoon is considered "normal" if the average rainfall is between 96 and 104 per cent of LPA. Monsoon rains this year are very less likely to be unaffected by...


Japanese Macaques Bathe in Hot Springs to Reduce Cold-Climate Stress

Often this water is too hot for the monkeys to bathe in, so many of them are found in the Jigokudani Yaen-koen National Park, where the spring has been cooled...


Salman Khan in Jodhpur to Face The Verdict

From left, Sonali Bendre , Saif Ali Khan and Tabu . They have been charged under the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972. The final arguments in the case were c...


Root and Bayliss back England to improve after winter of discontent

Opinion - The Black Caps' summer of cricket ended with a memorable escape act yesterday, capping off a season of great highs and forgettable lows, writes Jami...


Studies link legal marijuana with fewer opioid prescriptions

There is so much excitement about the fact that California, Nevada, Maine, and MA all legalized recreational marijuana . "I see a lot of movement, a lot of i...


After 86 with Salmonella, FDA Cracks Down on Kratom

Also on Tuesday, the FDA said Houston-based NutriZone had recalled four kratom products because they had the potential to be contaminated: Pain Out Maeng Da...


Former Southaven alderman to plead guilty to child porn charge

Pannell was being held Tuesday at the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in lieu of a $250,000 bond. At the time he pleaded guilty, McCormack said the incid...


Marine helicopter crashes in California and kills 4

It's a CH-53E Super Stallion. The Naval Air Facility in El Centro sent its condolences to those impacted by the tragedy early Wednesday in a Facebook post. ...


Experts urge vaccines ahead of potentially deadly flu season

The death toll in February surpassed the 110 people who died in the 2014-15 season, which had been the state's deadliest since the Health Department began track...


Legalizing marijuana could help with opioid crisis, study says

That means providers need to be ready to answer questions and provide counseling to patients, especially in states where medical marijuana is legal. For conte...


MHRD declares KU among top 50 universities in all-India ranking

Jawaharlal Nehru University has moved one spot from last year to be placed at second position this year in the annual national rankings, released by the HRD...


Tougher rules on ivory sales to save elephants from poachers

Musical instruments made before 1975 with less than 20% ivory. No date has yet been set for the introduction of the legislation. According to the Department...


CDC announces unusual antibiotic resistant germs widespread in US

According to the CDC , germs with unusual resistance "include those that can not be killed by all or most antibiotics, are uncommon in a geographic area or t...


Legal Marijuana Is Helping In The Fight Against Opioid Addiction

Opioids are a group of drugs that include heroin, fentanyl, oxycodone, hydrocodone, codeine, morphine, and various others. More than 90 Americans a day die fr...


Grindr to Stop Sharing Users' HIV Status With Companies

The senior staff technologist and security researcher at the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Cooper Quintin, said that if somebody with a malicious intent wante...


Organ Donation Decision Not Linked to Family Grief

The flags were raised at 10:08 a.m. Yet the number of people in need of transplants continues to outpace the number of organs donated. "I went to a donor reco...


Trump And California Escalate Legal Battles, Twitter War

This legal position now poses a huge problem for land seizure advocates in states like Utah, which has been threatening a lawsuit to force the federal governm...