Health

Stringent Bengal law to curb private hospitals' huge bills, penalise negligence

It seeks to provide greater control over the unregulated private hospitals in the state. "Bill, 2017" in the Assembly to bring all the private hospitals, nurs...


British Cycling acknowledge "serious failings" in medical record keeping

Browning added that an inquiry into medical procedures within British Cycling (BC) will take in whether the triamcinolone ordered by Dr Richard Freeman was admi...


Five Injured In Charlotte Maxeke Hospital Roof Collapse In Johannesburg

Rescue workers were seen frantically digging for survivors with their bare hands at Charlotte Maxeke Hospital in Johannesburg (formerly known as Johannesburg Ge...


23 students, staff infected with mumps at Cedar Hill High School

Dallas County Health and Human Services is investigating a mumps outbreak in the Cedar Hill Independent School District. That's why health officials said more c...


Two men stopped, arrested for having loaded guns at Charlotte airport

Last year, officers found 3,391 firearms at almost 240 different airports, a 28 percent jump from the 2,650 weapons discovered in 2015. On Feb. 23, TSA discov...


Guy Allegedly Poses As Nickelback Member To Get Some Sick Drum Equipment

Lucie, Florida , allegedly tried to pose as Nickelback's drummer, Daniel Adair , while ordering $25,000 in equipment from Vienna, Austria. Adair, 42, was ma...


Teenager's Sickle Cell Disease Reversed With Help Of Gene Therapy

The study stated 15 months after the very first treatment that the boy who once had significant internal damage - so much so that it led to a removed spleen a...


Another Indian shot dead in US

Within 10 minutes, he was found dead of gunshot wounds. According to the source, the County Sheriff has pointed out that Patel's killing may not be a hate cri...


Soy nut butter recalled after 12 people sickened with E.coli

When young children, the elderly, and people with compromised immune systems contract this infection, it can develop into a complication called hemolytic uremi...


About influx of asylum seekers

Asylum seekers have been walking through snow-covered fields, often in frigid temperatures, to reach Canada. The influx poses a political risk for Prime Ministe...


BJP and Shiv Sena tussle over Aarey Metro carshed on

He also said that BJP corporators will act as "watchdogs" for "transparency in civic affairs", thereby indicating that the BJP will act as the critic as well as...


New Smart Condom Can Rate Your Performance During Sex

The website reads: 'It is extremely comfortable, water resistant and lightweight, you won't even know it's there ensuring maximum pleasure'. Data includes the...


Liverpool fans react on Twitter to Klavan starting v Arsenal

Liverpool, meanwhile, welcome Arsenal to Anfield in a match that Klopp's men must win if they are to maintain their challenge for a Champions League position....


India sees a 12% growth in ultra rich individuals in 2016

A wealth report by Knight Frank has put Mumbai at 21st position, ahead of global cities like Toronto, Washington DC and Moscow in "City Wealth Index". However...


Legislation would require schools to provide information to parents on eating disorders

Marsh says. This is not the first time Kesha has opened up about her eating disorder. On the other hand, people with bulimia tend to be "under-controlled", me...


Man killed after shooting 2 Houston officers identified

Police responded to the report of a door ajar in a backyard shed. Police killed a second suspect, according to KTRK . The officers returned fire, killing him...


World Health Organization publishes list of bacteria for which new antibiotics are urgently needed

Most of the pathogens are among the almost two dozen antibiotic-resistant microbes that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned in a 2013 rep...


Trump delays state visit to United Kingdom until fall

Trump's trip was originally expected to take place in June but has reportedly been delayed until October so he can avoid protests. They agreed to wait until...


Government sets out digital strategy for United Kingdom economy

Meanwhile, the UK's world leading multibillion pound fintech sector will help the government deliver financial services to those who now have little access and ...


WB Assembly passes 3 Bills on appointment of school teachers

Participating in the discussion on the Bill, Ms. Banerjee said the law was aimed at bringing transparency, ending harassment of patients and checking medical ne...


Juno Therapeutics Inc (JUNO) Issues Earnings Results

Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The company prese...


Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (MPW) Analyst Opinion And Outlook

The stock's 50 day moving average price is $12.75 and its 200 day moving average price is $13.58. The stock has been given a mean Hold rating after the consensu...


Trader's Buzzers: Philip Morris International, Inc. (NYSE:PM)

PM CEO CALANTZOPOULOS ANDRE also sold 35,000 shares, at a stock price of $102.65. Acropolis Investment Management LLC raised its stake in Philip Morris Internat...


Local High School Stricken With Mumps Outbreak

Another five cases of mumps have been confirmed in Toronto, bringing the total to 22 this year. Eight new cases have been confirmed in the past 10 days. -Mini...


January unemployment inches up after steady spell

It is created to measure trends rather than to count the actual number of people working. Employment was up by 13,795, while the number of unemployed increased ...


Sanjay Dutt's security guards manhandle mediapersons

An FIR has been lodged against him due to this unruly scuffle. I want to make it clear that I was not even there on the set when it happened. "Had I been th...


'How can anyone think that?: Kareena on calling her son 'Little John'

Tomorrow, even if my sister Karisma has to give me tips or advice, I will tell her, 'Listen, this is your journey, it is like your relationship with your son. F...


British policing is in a 'potentially perilous' state, damning report warns

HMIC says there's a shortage of investigators, and police services are essentially being "rationed". "This is reflected in the national crime statistics where...


Artificial embryo breakthrough could shed light on failed pregnancies

At the very beginnings of an embryo, these cells will form the entire organism, including the cells that form the body's vital organs and tissues, such as the h...


Birth Defects Rise 20 Times in Zika-Affected Pregnancies: CDC

A pregnant woman , even one without symptoms, can pass Zika to her developing fetus. Thousands of babies whose moms were infected with Zika had been born with ...


Kolkata: Fake currency worth Rs. 56 lakh recovered, five arrested

The accused have been identified as Mamur Mollah, Sheikh Eklash Ahmed, Sheikh Abdul Kalam Azad, Syed Rehan and Balai Mandal. The shop owner felt the notes wer...


Johnny Manziel appears in Dallas courtroom

While he improved on the field in 2015, Manziel's progress was quickly undermined by a barrage of off-the-field issues that evolved into a chaotic year-plus awa...


Millenials More Likely To Develop Digestive Conditions Compared To Older People?

Incidence rates rose a little over 3 percent per year in adults aged 20 to 29 from 1974 to 2013, and at the same pace in those 30 to 39 from 1980 to 2013. Colon...


Liverpool offer to host 2022 Commonwealth Games

Mbalula added that the Durban's fate rested with the Commonwealth Games Federation, which was due to meet in London next week to make a decision on whether to s...


Iconic Ebola Fighter Died in Childbirth

It was a tragic end for a woman who had fought tirelessly against the stigma of Ebola. "As it is now, it is kind of scanty to come out with anything, we have to...