Health

Residents Urged To Test For Radon Gas

Millions of Americans have already tested their homes for radon. Long-term radon exposure is the leading cause of lung cancer in nonsmokers and the second-leadi...


Theranos eliminates 155 employees

In June past year, Theranos' major business partner Walgreens said that it will end its collaboration with the company and made a decision to close all the bl...


Cautious optimism at early exposure for peanut allergies

The new recommendations explain exactly how and when to introduce the nuts into their diet, depending on whether the child is at a low, high, or moderate risk...


Mental health: seven government measures to improve pupils' wellbeing

He said Mrs May's comments were an attempt to "cover up for this government's failure to deliver on promised investment for children's mental health". The Prime...


For Senate hopefuls, Obamacare replacement still up in air

Sure, any American can walk into any emergency room and get the attention necessary to stabilize her condition, but that isn't much help for the diabetic or...


Despite Promise, Trump Divulges No New Election Hacking Details

Mr Trump has repeatedly questioned the assessment by American intelligence agencies that the Kremlin interfered in the 2016 election and despite a classified r...


'British health service facing a crisis'

The development came after the British Red Cross, which has been providing help to dozens of overstretched hospitals across the country, said the situation af...


Obama-Appointed Ambassadors Must Resign by January 20

Mr. Trump, by contrast, has taken a hard line against leaving any of President Obama's political appointees in place as he prepares to take office on January ...


Residing near busy roads increases risk for dementia

The research team used the participants' postal codes to determine how close they lived to a main road. For the goal of the study , the researchers tracked a...


Maurice: Jets F Laine has a concussion

Laine was looking down at the puck when McCabe hit him with his left shoulder. "He'll start the stages of recovery with that, we'll wait until the symptoms subs...


Theranos had no backup plan, and may soon have no employees

On Friday, the company released an official statement revealing that it would be "re-engineering operations", a euphemism for massive layoffs. Those job los...


New congress backs away from Trump reforms

The House Republican Conference chose a stealth approach, meeting in private on Monday, a national holiday, to draft an overhaul that would have stripped the e...


First flu case reported in Monroe

I hope you got your flu shot, because the San Francisco Bay Area is dealing with a "widespread" influenza outbreak before flu season has likely even peaked. McL...


Peanut allergy in infants can be prevented naturally

The guidelines , which were released on Thursday, said that most babies need to begin eating peanut-containing food products well before they celebrate their...


Haitian politician arrested over USA cocaine trafficking charges

Radio host Gary-Pierre Paul Charles told The Associated Press the police who arrested Philippe were members of the Haitian anti-drug unit and fired shots into t...


JC Penney holiday sales drop 0.8 percent, shares slide

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. While looking at the Stock's Performance, J. C. Penney Company, Inc. now shows a ...


Catholic hospital says it refused surgery to trans man over religious directives

Joseph's denied his surgery. "I felt completely disrespected as a person", said Conforti. St. Joseph's Healthcare System violated federal and state anti-dis...


U.S. charges ex-Haiti coup leader with drug trafficking conspiracy

Schall said that Philippe was now in custody in Florida and will face a U.S. magistrate judge. Guy Philippe, 48, was arrested on a decade-old United States in...


Breakthrough Method can Heal Wounds without Leaving Scars

The Irvine's Pikus Laboratory for the Development and Regenerative Biology gets together to discovered a great method which will convert the most common cell ty...


Mum films video while hiding from her children, is all of us

She titled it "Sums up motherhood in 34 seconds". "Dad's out shoveling the driveway and mom desperately needed a treat to get through the rest of the night", ...


On Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's First Death Anniversary, Son Tasaduq Joins PDP

In his brief speech at the function, Tasaduq said, "I have remained aloof from politics all my life. I will walk with you and take your aspirations along", he t...


Living near a crowded street seems to increase dementia risk

The study followed almost two million people in Ontario between 2001 and 2012. The researchers warn, however, that for now, they have seen only a link and can...


Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains blasts Paul Ryan after defunding announcement

Last January, President Obama vetoed legislation that would have eliminated about 90 percent of federal money for PPFA during the year. It's illegal to use t...


Ryan: Obamacare repeal will strip Planned Parenthood of funding ars_ab.settitle(1018431)

Barbara Lee (@RepBarbaraLee) January 5, 2017In the same bill, @ SpeakerRyan wants to both repeal the #ACA & defund Planned Parenthood - leaving many women ...


Texas Schools Express Concern Over New Rating System

No campuses' in the district failed to meet standard in the report. For years, Round Rock ISD has been recognized by the state as a good school district, all ...


Noteworthy Movers: Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS), American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)

In most recent quarter, LT Debt/Equity ratio was listed at 2.14 and Total Debt/Equity ratio was noted at 4.82. Motco now owns 1,815 shares of the payment servic...


No. 2 Baylor squeezes past Iowa State 65-63

Lecomte finished with 7 points in the game, Jo Lual Acuil had 15 points and 8 rebounds. The second half, however, did not go Iowa State's way. Texas Tech (1...


This Brain Region Keeps Growing in Adulthood

In contrast, the region of the brain that helps us recognize places - say, where we last parked the vehicle - did not keep developing, her team reports in the...


Gov. Rick Snyder signs bill to raise speed limits on designated roads

The new MI law directs transportation department officials and state police to raise 70 mph speed limits on at least 600 miles of limited access freeway if they...


Possible human remains found in missing Cleveland plane

A diver from Underwater Marine Contractor retrieves a cockpit voice recorder from Lake Erie. In addition, the NTSB-which has an investigator on site-has sent an...


Feeding puréed peanuts to infants can reduce allergy risk

Some kids have mild reactions and, for some, peanut allergies are life-threatening. The prevalence of peanut allergies specifically rose more than three-fold ...


Rerun of Bengaluru incident: Men attack woman in Delhi

The New Year Eve's revelry was disrupted when a group of drunk goons tried to molest a girl on the streets of north-west Delhi and the policemen who tried to in...


Shannen Doherty Posts Photo of 'Maggie,' Her Radiation Therapy Machine

She penned a moving tribute dedicated to Maggie below the picture she snapped. "We have a love-hate relationship", Doherty wrote. 'It's astounding how far we ...


China had docked nuclear submarine off Karachi port in May 2016

Experts join India Today's Shiv Aroor over a discussion on the Chinese nuclear submarine calling into port and if this amplifies the Indian Navy's own submarine...


Cancer deaths fell 25 percent since 1991

After all, at a conference in 2015, Dr. D. Gary Gilliland, president and director of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, declared , "It's actually plausibl...