Health

Missouri woman dies of rare tick-borne illness called 'Bourbon virus'

The state Department of Health announced Wednesday that a Saratoga County resident died in recent months after contracting a rare tick-borne illness known as ...


Siddaramaiah orders probe into bribe allegations and 'special facilities' for Sasikala

H N Satyanarayana Rao on Thursday categorically denied all the allegations levelled by Deputy Inspector General (DIG) (Prisons) D Roopa in her report regarding ...


Why FDA Panel Backed Novartis AG (ADR) (NYSE:NVS) Leukemia Drug

The new treatment allows reprogrammed T cells to create an army of cells that can recognize and destroy cancer after injecting them back into the patient. Novar...


Stripe in global deal with WeChat Pay and Alipay

Wirecard has announced an agreement with Tencent's WeChat Pay , one of the leading mobile payment solutions in China . Alipay, WeChat Pay's rival in Chi...


Smart home device ends domestic dispute by calling Police

At one point in the argument, Barros asked, "did you call the sheriffs ", which a smart home device , connected to the home stereo, understood as a comman...


Queen Elizabeth Welcomes Spain's Queen Letizia to England

Speaking after the King's address, Mr Rosindell told Sky News it was "inappropriate" for him to raise Gilbraltar, but the language "did not justify storming o...


West Nile virus detected in Boston mosquitoes

West Nile Virus is spread to humans through the bite of an infected mosquito. According to the DeKalb County Board of Health, the patient is a 72-year-old man...


This CEO is taking a stand against mental health stigma at work

Humbled, the Olark CEO responded to her message with a blunt, no-nonsense reminder for all the managers out there. "I just wanted to personally thank you for ...


PM Calls For Fresh Investigation Into UK's Contaminated Blood Scandal

When supplies of UK-produced factor concentrates were not sufficient to meet demand, health authorities from the UK's National Health Service began to import fr...


British judge looks for new evidence in case of critically-ill baby

Charlie's parents, Chris Gard and Connie Yates, have until Wednesday to submit new written evidence regarding the viability of having Charlie treated overseas w...


Draft House Budget Includes $900 Million For Gateway Project

The $24 billion project is a top priority for NY and New Jersey lawmakers, including the chairman of the House Appropriations Committee - Morris County Republ...


One night of bad sleep increases Alzheimer's risk

Researchers led by neurologist David Holtzman of Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis speculated that lower levels of brain cell activity dur...


Stoke City confirm they have rejected a bid for Marko Arnautovic

The brother and agent of Marko Arnautovic admits he wants to leave Stoke City . Hughes had attempted to persuade the Austrian that the club could match his...


Osinbajo returns from United Kingdom, to preside over FEC meeting

Well, first, as you know, I went to see him, I went to check on him, find out how he was doing. He said the acting President will be presiding over a Federal ...


Believes Amicus (NASDAQ: FOLD) Still Has Room to Grow

Institutional investors now hold around $1.74 billion or 97.6% in FOLD stock. Amicus Therapeutics's revenue was up 50.0% compared to the same quarter previo...


Stripe opens way to Chinese consumers through Alipay, Wechat Pay

According to John Collison, president and co-founder of Stripe , previously the majority of businesses outside of China have been cut off from the world's la...


Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif next 'Jagga Jasoos' gest U/A

Whether it is the delayed release, the need to re-shoot certain parts or the alleged inability of its leads to get along, the film has been bogged down several ...


Emails by Trump's Son Boost Drive for Russia Sanctions Bill in Congress

It is a privilege Congress has infrequently awarded itself - such as in 2015, when lawmakers insisted on a chance to weigh in on the Iran nuclear deal - as pr...


Iranian Cancer Researcher Detained in Boston, Sent Back

Dehnavi, a doctor from Iran, was issued a J-1 visa in May to begin work at Boston Children's Hospital. According to Boston Children's Hospital and immigra...


Trillion-ton iceberg a quarter of the size of Wales splits away

The iceberg, which is likely to be named A68, is described as weighing 1 trillion tons (1.12 trillion USA tons). The iceberg, which is expected to named A68, is...


Ranbir Kapoor responsible for chopping off Govinda's role in 'Jagga Jasoos'!

Directed by Anurag Basu , " Jagga Jasoos " is way beyond its actual schedule. Whether it is the delayed release, the need to re-shoot certain parts or the alle...


Militants on bikes targeted Amarnath yatra bus, says police

On Tuesday, while India was grappling with the news of the death of 7 pilgrims in a heinous terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir , media organisation CNN mana...


Delays possible at DIA due to worker's strike

Several hundred workers planned to walk off the job at NY area airports Wednesday but they suspended the planned strike after talks with American Airlines resum...


Stripe announces cooperation with Alipay and WeChat Pay

Digital payment services in China are increasingly wending further from home as they seek to expand into foreign markets. Besides shopping while traveling ove...


Report into United Kingdom gig economy slammed as 'wasted opportunity'

Last year, Prime Minister Theresa May set up a review into modern employment practices after an outcry over the increasing use of zero-hour contracts and th...


Indivior PLC (INDV) Earns "Buy" Rating from Numis Securities Ltd

With 6.79M avg volume, 3 days are for US Bancorp (NYSE:USB)'s short sellers to cover USB's short positions. The SI to Brookfield Asset Management Incorporated's...


Drug-resistant STD superbugs worry health officials

Teodora Wi, from the World Health Organization, said that when antibiotics are used to treat infections of the throat such as normal sore throat, these get mi...


Acting President Osinbajo Holds Meeting With President Muhammadu Buhari In London

According to the tweet, "AgP Osinbajo meeting with President Buhari in London today, and returning to Abuja immediately afterwards", Akande tweeted. The Presi...


Watch Shawn Mendes swap guitar for piano with live Ed Sheeran cover

If you got tickets to his gig already then good for you, but for those people that missed out, you'll be pleased to know that Ed will be playing an additional f...


Senator Chuck Schumer Urges FDA to Look into 'Snortable Chocolate'

Schumer maintains this new treat is actually made from energy drink ingredients , and poses a significant health threat to the teenagers and adolescents to who...


Man in wheelchair crowdsurfs to front of Coldplay concert

He then proceeded to join Martin for a new song about Dublin, accompanying the singer on the harmonica. Speaking to the DailyEdge.ie, Jamie said, "I met him i...


Ivanka Trump Raises Eyebrows For Filling In At A G-20 Meeting

Trump said "something has to be done about it", as he met with Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng). "And I think we'll have that done very, very ...


Ravi Shastri Being Named India Coach Was a 'Confusion', Says Sourav Ganguly

Ganguly further said that Kohli is a "terrific" player and he respects the latter's decisions immensely. A year ago the BCCI formed the CAC, comprising form...


China orders carriers to block access to VPNs

Previously, Chinese internet users had grown used to a censored version of the internet built largely around protecting the ruling party by limiting political d...


CEO Has 'Perfect' Response to Employee's Mental Health Day

Last week a personal email I wrote was retweeted over 7,000 times, and liked by nearly 30k people. Considering the overwhelming response to Madalyn's twee...