Health

Government gives nod to National Health Policy

The Supreme Court in Bandhua Mukti Morcha v Union of India (1984) put down types of conditions necessary for the enjoyment of health - it held that the right to...


Forgotten stash of marijuana donated to Goodwill

The stash was well over the one ounce of cannabis people in Washington are permitted - closer to 60 times the limit, in fact. The sale, distribution, and cultiv...


Health Policy to hike health spending to 2.5% of GDP: JP Nadda

The Cabinet will also be addressing issues like infant mortality, a move already initiated by making diagnostics & drugs free for the public healthcare system. ...


Secret to Heart Disease Prevention May be Found in Amazon Tribe

Almost three-fourths of what they eat are non-processed carbohydrates, such as rice, plantains, corn, nuts and fruits, and their protein comes from lean wild ga...


Philippines rejects European Parliament's call on senator

In another handwritten letter released by her Senate staff, De Lima said the European Parliament's joint resolution is proof that other countries do care what i...


Liverpool's Klopp backs under-fire Manchester City boss Guardiola

With fourth placed Liverpool only a point behind City going into this weekend's Premier League clash at Eastlands, the pressure is on Guardiola, but Klopp s...


Men's NCAA tournament roundup: Rhode Island upsets Creighton

MATTHEWS' COMEBACK: Atlantic 10 championship Most Outstanding Player E.C. Matthews got another shot this season after losing a year ago to a torn ACL in his ...


North Korea tests newly developed high-thrust rocket engine

State news agency KCNA said the North's leader supervised the test of the rocket engine. Kim Jong-un, the north's supreme leader and Kim Jong-nam's younger ...


Wedbush Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Achaogen Inc (AKAO)

Post opening the session at $23.31, the shares hit an intraday low of $22.2 and an intraday high of $24.68 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the...


Jonathan Lipnicki Reveals Battle With Depression Following Years of Bullying

Many remember Lipnicki as the adorable little boy who blurted out random facts like, "Did you know the human head weighs eight pounds?!" to Cruise's character. ...


How the GOP Health Plan Would 'Devastate' Mentally Ill, Addicted

I'm no economist or health care expert, but I'm smart enough to know that there are no families in my neighborhood who don't deserve health care . Even so,...


Colon Cancer Awareness: Do you know your risk?

Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States for both men and women combined. "I think most people think it's k...


$24K of marijuana found in donated cooler

The sale, distribution, and cultivation of marijuana remain a federal offense. Employees found five large bags of marijuana inside the cooler. The local polic...


Malaysia hunts four North Korean spies over Kim Jong-nam's assassination

Malaysia has received a request from North Korea for Kim Jong-nam's body and officials have said it will be handed over when medical and police checks are compl...


Saudi Arabia says Iranian pilgrims will participate in Hajj this year

Following negotiations with Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah, the Iranian officials have been assured that the country's pilgrims will be able to make ...


Seton Hall controversy in NCAA loss causes Madness on Twitter

The Razorbacks advance to second round of the NCAA Tournament , and will face the victor of the No. 1 North Carolina and No. 16 Texas Southern game Sunday. "Bu...


Two small planes collide over mall near Montreal

Longueuil police spokesperson Nancy Colagiacomo said that only one person was aboard each plane. A report into the crash recommended the busy airspace around Pe...


Burning Stock on the move: Ciber, Inc. (NYSE:CBR)

Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 447,700 shares of the company's stock worth $283,000 after buying an additional 105,000 shares during the period. The stoc...


Oklahoma state senator found with teenage boy in motel room sanctioned

Police are investigating an incident at a Super 8 Motel between Republican State Sen. The juvenile and suspect both told police they had known and texted each o...


Senate Democrats Threaten Paying for Trump's Wall May Force Government Shut Down

Senate Democrats are warning GOP leaders not to include funding for a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border in a funding bill to keep the government open, saying i...


Rounds, Thune react to proposed deep cuts at USDA

The National Young Farmers Coalition said the budget proposal dramatically underestimates the economic urgency facing rural America - recruiting a new generat...


Kendall Stanley - Bye-bye health care

Casey talked about what he sees as the impact of the legislation. The AHCA seems to push for taxpayers to use more of their own dollars to pay for their own h...


After 29 Years, Issa Hayatou Replaced as African Football President

He paid glowing tribute to his team, which included Nigeria's federation President, Amaju Pinnick, who worked tirelessly for months to make the feat possible. "...


SUNY Oswego Makes US News Graduate Schools Ranking

Its full-time program at IU Bloomington is ranked 21st overall, and its part-time Evening MBA program at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is ...


China issues new index to gauge service sector growth

The services output index rose 8.2 percent in January and February from a year earlier on growth in technology, transportation, and deliveries, the National Bur...


Unproven stem cell therapy causes three women to go blind

Stem cells have been shown to do everything from regrowing skull bones to healing damaged lung tissue to repairing burned skin to fighting brain tumors and much...


KAIST nudges ahead of SNU and POSTECH in Korea's top university ranking

The table is based on the same 13 performance indicators as THE's World University Rankings . India's Progress can be seen in education sector as this time...


Leah Remini's Scientology series renewed by A&E

The 10 episodes of the show's second season are now being produced and will continue Remini's quest to tell the stories of former members and their "disconnecte...


Michigan Man Loses Hands And Feet To Strep Throat

He now relies on his wife and her teaching salary for pretty much everything. Kevin Breen , of Alto, Michigan, was a healthy and active 44-year-old before he...


Disgraced wellness blogger Belle Gibson to learn her fate

As well as the fake cancer claims, Consumer Affairs Victoria also accused Ms Gibson of not passing on up to $AU300,000 in promised charity donations. There do...


The five second rule just got a stamp of approval from scientists

The type of food dropped, nature of the floor surface, and the length of time it is on the floor have an allocated impact on the number of germs that can tran...


Supreme Court rules against inheritance challenge in landmark case

The Inheritance Act case made headlines in July a year ago when the Court of Appeal ruled that the deceased's daughter would be awarded £143,000 to buy a house ...


A New Fly Remake May Be Buzzing Into Theaters

The Fly originated from a George Langelaan short story that got serialised for telly in the 1950s and 1980s, before Cronenberg wrapped his twisted mind around ...


State senator allegedly found in motel room with teenage boy

The senate resolution strips Shortey of state-owned property, his office at the Capitol and his parking space. Police were told that both individuals knew eac...


Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) missed earnings on 3 occasions

Also, major shareholder Lilly Endowment Inc sold 230,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 17th. The stock gained ...