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Rhino horns worth $7m found in suitcase at Bangkok airport

Thailand is a key hub for illegal ivory trafficking en route to other Asian countries. The suspects are said to be two Thai women who arrived at the Bangkok air...


Maharashtra doctor thrashed by patient's relatives, blinded in one eye

Doctors demanding protection in hospitals started protest outside hospital in Dhule. The relatives allege that the doctor was delaying the treatment of the pati...


4-year-old boy dies after anesthesia used in dental procedure

Curry told KGW8 that given her son's autism he could never keep his mouth open long enough to let the dentist look inside. Mykel Wayne Peterson went to a ro...


Having a Child Makes You Live Longer, New Study Suggests

The study was based on an in-depth analysis of almost 705,000 Swedish men and more than 725,000 Swedish women born between 1911 and 1925. "One explanation co...


Seema Verma Receives Confirmation as New CMS Administrator

LeadingAge Senior Vice President for Public Policy & Health Services Cheryl Phillips, M.D., said her group is anticipating working with Verma on both Medicare a...


Explosive package found at German finance ministry

Berlin Police, said: "A suspicious package was delivered to the German Finance Ministry at about 9.30am today". Bomb experts found that it contained an explosiv...


Britain grants first licence to use "three-person baby" technique in treatment

The world's first and so-far only known mitochondrial transfer baby was born in 2016 after USA doctors working at a clinic in Mexico helped a Jordanian couple c...


The secret to a longer life? Try having children

Just be nice to them so they take care of you when you're older. This gap in the absolute risk of death got bigger with increasing age, and was somewhat large...


Fresh wave of bomb scares hits three JCCs in US

The scares are the latest of almost 150 bomb threats to hit JCCs, Jewish day schools and other Jewish institutions since the beginning of the year. All three JC...


Indian-American Seema Verma confirmed for Trump's healthcare overturn

Verma to empower our members to continue to advance high performance health". She was the lightning rod for opposition to the Republican efforts to repeal the...


Watching TV for over 3 hours may up kids' diabetes risk

All the children were assessed for metabolic and cardiovascular risk factors. Type 2 usually occurs when fat content in the body becomes so high that it stops...


Whole Foods Expands Raw Cheese Recall After Listeria Deaths

After being informed of a positive test conducted by the FDA on a retail sample of Ouleout cheese, Vulto began contacting customers on March 3, asking that they...


Dhule: Medical fraternity condemns attack on junior doctor

The incident was caught on the CCTV camera as a huge crowd gathered to witness the incident. The local secretary of the Indian Medical Association (IMA), Dr P...


4-Year-Old Dies During Routine Dental Procedure

The boy's mother told KATU-TV that she brought her son in for a routine visit and the dentist suggested repairing previous work. "Make sure they clarify what'...


UPMC and PinnacleHealth agree to affiliate

The UPMC affiliation would also allow Pinnacle to recruit more top doctors, the health system said in Tuesday's announcement . An agreement has been signed a...


"Satirical" Texas bill would fine men for masturbating

Men would be fined $100 for masturbating. Numerous features of Farrar's bill mirror what women in Texas must go through in order to obtain an abortion or acqu...


'Bathroom bill' heads to House after clearing final Senate hurdle

This drew a hostile response from his colleague, Joan Huffman, who said Hinojosa and the media have twisted the intent of the bill's authors. Opponents of the b...


Having Children Can Increase Your Life Expectancy

Although taking care and providing for kids is hard, there are a lot of great things about it. Parenthood can make you live longer. New Swedish study sugges...


Winter Snow Storm Likely Killed Washington DC's Famous Cherry Blossoms

Temperatures are forecast to be in the low 20s again for the next two nights. "Cherry blossoms start to sustain damage when temperatures hit 27 degrees; at 24 d...


Canadians with cystic fibrosis fare better than Americans

Since the early 1970s, both nations have maintained cystic fibrosis patient data registries. The new study was funded by the U.S. Cystic Fibrosis Foundatio...


FDA OKs new Novartis drug for type of advanced breast cancer

The new drug, Kisqali , is part of an endocrine-based therapy created to fight an advanced type of breast tumor known as HR+/HER2-, with high prevalence among p...


Bishop Eamon Casey Dies, Aged 89

He'll be laid to rest in the Cathedral crypt on Thursday, following Funeral Mass at 2 o'clock. They thanked those who supported him in the past, in particular...


'Extensive' Beaver Stadium renovations part of PSU's 'Master Plan'

It's newest renovation will see a slight reduction in seating capacity, but it will remain above 100,000, according to the release, "maintaining its stature as ...


Insider Activity of Aralez Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARLZ)

The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Aralez Pharmaceuticals Inc. Chardan Capital bumped down the target of Aralez Ph...


Unemployment stay steady at 3.3% in Nebraska

Only New Hampshire, at 2.7 percent, and Hawaii, at 2.8 percent, had lower unemployment rates than Colorado in January, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor St...


Google is Bringing Parental Controls to Android

If you really want to put your kid on lockdown for study time or some other reason, you can also remotely lock their device. At launch, Google isn't letting par...


Cigarette Sales Plunge on New Graphic Smoking Warnings

Smoking among high-school students in NY fell to its lowest level on record, but there has been rapid rise in their use of e-cigarettes, a survey of students by...


USDA uncovers new findings on Tennessee avian flu breakout

Tony Frazier, Alabama's state veterinarian, said in a release. The second location was a backyard flock in Madison County, Ala. TaCo-Bet Trade Day declined to...


Scott Gottlieb Nominated to Lead the FDA

In a recent survey of 53 drug companies conducted by Mizuho Securities USA of Trump's potential FDA choices, Gottlieb was the overwhelming favorite, garneri...


Crufts 2017: American Cocker Spaniel Afterglow Miami Ink takes top prize

Each year at Crufts ( the U.K.'s most famous and drama-filled dog show ), rescue dogs compete against each other in an agility competition. Holding in fits ...


Was Deadliest Year Yet for Syrian Children

More Syrian children were killed in 2016 than in any other year of the six-year conflict, making last year the worst on record for children in the war-torn nati...


Spring Forward … It's Daylight Saving Time 2017

Communities that observe daylight time in British Columbia, will have to put their clocks forward one hour by 2 a.m. PT on Sunday. For many of us the adjustme...


Rowett named new Derby County boss

The report claims that progress has already been made regarding discussions and a formal deal could be announced as early as Tuesday. The former England manag...


Form Everton ease past West Brom

Pulis did not fault his side's effort but felt the timing of Everton's first two goals, an opportunistic finish from Kevin Mirallas and a lovely piece of craf...


First Trailer for Edgar Wright's 'Baby Driver' Crashes In

And in the first trailer for Baby Driver , you'll spot much Subaru WRX drifty goodness. Based on a previous music project of Wright's , the film is his first ...