Health

New Yorkers team up to clean swastika-covered subway vehicle

Straphanger Gregory Locke posted photos of the spontaneous cleanup on his Facebook page that "within about two minutes" wiped away the Nazi symbolism. Not toni...


James Ibori leaves DSS office

Shortly after the meeting, some policemen joined supporters of the ex-Gov of Delta State in jubilating and celebrating his return. The former Delta State gove...


Early cancer diagnosis, better trained medics can save lives and money

Despite recent scientific progress in finding treatments and improving patients' care, 8.2 million people still die each year from cancer, almost half of them b...


House Votes to Quash Obama Gun Regulation

One of the biggest issues plaguing the United States right now is gun violence, but the Republicans - and most importantly, President Donald Trump - convenientl...


7 pediatric flu deaths, 1300+ flu hospitalizations reported in one week

Adults 65 and older are usually affected more in seasons where H3N2 is the dominant strain, say MDH officials. Flu illness can be severe, leading to missed scho...


Ohio State's Loving hits go-ahead shot against MI

This is the type of game MI thrives in and if they are focused, they can beat up the Buckeyes with the perimeter game. Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman added 12 point...


Joost van der Westhuizen rushed to hospital in critical condition

He was admitted to an intensive care unit over the weekend. The J9 foundation says there has been no change in the former Springbok's condition. "Joost has be...


Gov. Abbott, John Kelly heed warning of Texas officials on Mexico policies

Nearly 2,000 miles of border separates the two countries. "It's not a viable option". John McCain (R-AZ) on Capitol Hill and wanted to get the former GOP pres...


Body found in the mysterious disappearance of Zuzu Verk

We could not have maintained our strength without the comforting embrace of our family, friends and Verk, of Fort Worth, was attending Sul Ross State University...


Babysitter donates liver to save little girl she watched over th

Talia was born with biliary atresia - a rare liver disease that can be deadly if not treated within the first couple years of life. When a person's biliary sy...


National Wear Red Day recognizes women's heart disease

There is still so much we have to learn about this disease and how it affects women. Our tremendous thanks to Sens. Dr. Pavan Katikaneni is an Interventiona...


Analysts Recommendations: CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS)

Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. The firm owned 3,085 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock at the end of the t...


More Israeli settlements may not help achieve peace

The US statement came hours after Mr Netanyahu vowed to establish the first new West Bank settlement in over two decades "as soon as possible", promising to m...


Irritated by noisy eaters? This could be why

The term was coined by U.S. scientists Pawel and Margaret Jastreboff in 2001. So she searched the internet and found the term misophonia . Image credit: Diets ...


Penn State vs. Rutgers - 2/4/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Minnesota held the nation's top offense to one goal and its lowest shot total of the season as the No. 7 Gopher Hockey program topped No. 4/6 Penn State 5-1 on ...


Doctors remove live cockroach from woman's skull

It was a cause for concern and she took it seriously, going to a nearby clinic, who could find nothing wrong. After the nasal endoscopy, the doctors found the c...


New Arkansas law allows rapists to sue victims seeking abortion

Along with giving family members unprecedented rights over a woman's body, Act 45 effectively bans nearly all second trimester abortions. Dismemberment aborti...


Cancer in women rising six times faster than men

However, due to late diagnosis over 7 lakh people die from the disease every year. Prevalence of cancer among people with a tender immune system is greater. Thi...


Why we picked James Ibori upon arrival from UK - DSS

Some of the personalities at the airstrip were former commissioners who served under Ibori, party leaders from various local councils and several hundreds of yo...


Local Newborns "Go Red For Women" and Heart Health Awareness

Friday is Go Red for Women "Wear Red" day . Heart disease and stroke is the number one killer of women in the United States.The disease kills almost on...


Michigan Basketball drops rivalry showdown with Ohio State

The unpredictable up-and-down season of the Ohio State (14-10, 4-7) men's basketball team continues but Saturday night saw something positive happen as the Bu...


Scotland End Recent Ireland Hoodoo Thanks to Stuart Hogg Heroics

So he kicked to the corner, which was the sensible decision: if Scotland's line-out drive had worked, they would have got a bonus point for the fourth try, if n...


Huddersfield strike late to claim crucial win over Leeds

This culture is different in Germany. "I am sorry and I apologise for what happened afterwards". Former Swansea City manager Monk was not impressed with Wagne...


Iowa Is Close to Cutting Medicaid Funding for Planned Parenthood

This has nothing to do with abortion care as no federal money goes to abortion due to the Hyde Amendment. Furthermore, experts in the field claim there are not ...


Congress acts to overturn Obama era regulation aimed at coal

And any Montanan will tell you: you don't fish from polluted streams. Congress on Wednesday evening was headed toward fairly quick action to reject a late-ter...


World Health Organization calls for early cancer diagnosis

Cancer is diagnosed in more than 14 million people worldwide each year, killing approximately 8.8 million. By taking the steps to implement WHO's new guidance...


Common NSAID pain relievers not effective for back pain

Earlier research by the George Institute found paracetamol was also ineffective for back pain. In most cases of back pain, it will get better within a few weeks...


You could have this condition if you hate certain sounds

The animal-like noises of other people chewing are a fact of life - but for some people, the sound is so revolting, they feel disgust and fear whenever they hea...


Eye burns in small children linked to laundry detergent pods

And packaging of the pods is now opaque so the laundry pods can't be seen from outside the packaging, the group said . "These chemicals are so concentrated, ...


Having trouble sleeping? Try a weekend camping trip

The new study's findings, however, are based on prior research into the matter published in a 2013 edition of the journal Current Biology . The second expe...


Uber to take Karnataka govt head on auto pooling notice?

An Uber spokesperson said that it continued to offer the shared service as it believes it fulfils requirements to provide shared services. Though taxis were...


Arkansas Act 45 law lets rapists sue their victims for having abortion

The " Unborn Child Protection From Dismemberment Abortion Act " is so obsessed with protecting the life of an unborn child at any cost that it allows a husband ...


New York Bodegas Are Closing to Protest the Immigration Ban

The protestors plan to rally outside of Borough Hall in Brooklyn following the closing of all their stores. The throngs of people chanted, "No ban, no wall, U...


Doctor claims Trump takes medication for hair growth, rosacea, cholesterol

Bornstein noted that he has been Mr. Trump's doctor since 1980 and has conducted his annual checkups, routine tests and colonoscopies. Until now, Trump's use...


Iranian baby allowed to travel to USA for heart surgery

With everything set, the family boarded a plane and headed to Dubai where they had an appointment at a US consulate to apply for a tourist visa. Last month, I...