Health

Good news, everyone! Two pints a day keep heart problems at bay

Researchers at the University of Cambridge and University College London analyzed data from nearly 2 million people in the United Kingdom, and found that th...


New vaccine against rotavirus could curb child deaths

In fact, it kills more than AIDS, malaria, and measles combined, and a rotavirus infection is the number one culprit landing kids with this type of severe dia...


Women who took contraceptive pill 'protected from some cancers'

The British women in the study took the drug for just three and a half years on average when they were in their 20s and 30s. Women are usually more prone to c...


Maple Leafs' Roman Polak suspended two games for boarding

Polak is tracking Bjorkstrand from behind for some time from the moment both players go behind the net until they reach the boards. Keith Kinkaid stopped M...


Pope Francis Warns Against Other Countries Leaving The EU

Trump over the past months has angered European Union leaders with his public support for the British Brexit decision to leave the European Union , for showing...


Storms likely Friday night; rain to continue throughout weekend

Clouds will increase tonight, with a low around 28. A tenth of an inch of ice could accumulate on roadways and sidewalks. The chances of rain increase to ...


The 'Love Actually' Reunion Trailer Has Arrived

They also held a raffle, bake sale and an auction for the right to leave the office early, raising more than £500 in total. "One thing's for sure", reads Knig...


A scientist has come up with a drip-free wine bottle

Particularly if you're pouring from a full or almost full bottle, the flow of wine actually hooks backwards, so that when you tilt the bottle upright this backw...


White Americans Are Dying From A Surge In 'Deaths Of Despair'

The causes of death ranged from disease and suicide to complications with drug and alcohol use. "Ultimately, we see our story as about the collapse of the whi...


Protecting the Great Lakes

Many Ohioans are well aware of problems in the lakes, especially Lake Erie. In addition to the GLRI, I have worked on two other issues that will protect the G...


Scientists say drug to reverse ageing may be three years away

The body's ability to fix DNA damage declines with age, which causes gradual cell demise, overall bodily degeneration and greater susceptibility to cancer. "The...


Still more tweaking to the medical marijuana bill

They show no understanding that whatever they vote on in the House will absolutely be altered in the Senate and that they in the House will, therefore, get an...


What if Planned Parenthood is de-funded in Colorado?

Federal funds are not now permitted for Planned Parenthood's use on abortions, instead reimbursing other services covered by Medicaid like cancer screenings and...


Oklahoma Company Recalls Nearly 100000 Pounds of Chicken for Metal Contamination

The metal appears to have come from metal conveyor belting, the agriculture department said. The problem was discovered on Tuesday, March 21, after OK Foods, In...


Utah Just Passed America's Strictest Drunk Driving Law

Herbert said in a statement that the bill is good public policy aimed at reducing the number of alcohol-related deaths on Utah's roads. "Everybody agrees t...


John Legend's Luggage Briefly Stolen by Cab Driver at JFK Airport

It's unclear if the thief knew he was stealing John Legend's suitcase. ABC News has learned that a livery driver took the bag off the carousel, and John the...


Belgium security tightened after vehicle tries to ram shopping area

French President Francois Hollande compared the incident to the attack in London that that left three people dead Wednesday, saying the Frenchman was "trying to...


Most cancer mutations result from DNA copying errors

Dr. Bert Vogelstein , a co-author of the research, said that sticking to a healthy lifestyle and staying away from carcinogens is still necessary to lower one...


North Dakota: The 2nd Amendment Is Your Concealed Carry Permit

Cornyn's Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 is aimed at allowing legal gun owners to carry concealed firearms "freely between states without worrying about...


'No plans for anti-Romeo squads in state'

As the outrage continues over Yogi Adityanath's anti-Romeo squads, a college principal in Meerut in Uttar Pradesh said that young women in India should not have...


Older Mothers May Raise Better-Behaved Kids, Study Suggests

This happens because they are more patient and they punish or scold their children significantly less than younger mothers. The new research should be seen in...


Another doctor attacked at Sion Hospital, complaint registered

March 23 (ANI): At a time when protesting doctors were about to end their agitation, yet another attack on a resident colleague took place last night by a patie...


URI student in London close to deadly attack: Shaken, but safe

Four people, including one police officer, were killed, while several others were hurt when an armed attacker mowed down pedestrians with his auto on Westminste...


9 deaths and rare cancer linked to breast implants, FDA says

Now there are no publicly available numbers to indicate how common textured implants are versus smooth ones, but according to Dr. David Song, the immediate past...


FDA Approves New Parkinson's Disease Treatment

Around 50,000 Americans are diagnosed with Parkinson's disease each year. PD usually occurs in people older than 60 years of age, although it can occur earlier,...


Boy with skin disorder befriends spotted dog

One day, while spending some time on Google, the woman stumbled upon the Facebook account of Rowdy, a Labrador from OR who was suffering from the same rare co...


Baby born with extra legs undergoes successful surgery in IL

Her identical twin did not fully develop, causing the baby girl to have a "parasitic conjoined twin" protruding from her neck and back. The tissues of the paras...


Trump's budget would hurt local people

Community Action Alger-Marquette Senior Meals Programs serve close to 100,000 meals a year to seniors in the two counties. Over the past week, Meals on Wheels...


United States infant mortality rate down 15 percent — CDC

The state saw that rate decline nearly 8 percent from 2005 to 2014. The causes of infant deaths remain the same: Birth defects are the no. 1 cause, although t...


Pakistan overpowers India in terms of 'Happiness Index'

In the report'section focusing on Africa, academics Valerie Møller, Benjamin J. Roberts, Habib Tiliouine and Jay Loschky analysed statistics to explain why one ...


Divi's Labs scrip dips by over 18% on US FDA action

Such an alert generally means that a company can not export products to the U.S. from a particular facility. The US FDA issued an import Alert 66-40 recently ...


Boffins recreate face of 13th century hospital patient

Work on Context 958 is part of the wider After the Plague project underway led by the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom, which is seeking to u...


CR Mahesh who criticised Rahul Gandhi quits Congress

It doesn't mean that I am eying another party. The Congress won Punjab elections with a huge majority and emerged the single largest party in Goa and Manipur, h...


Lauderdale flock destroyed in flu investigation

Tony Frazier, on certain types of poultry in Alabama. Lyndsay Cole, spokeswoman for USDA, has informed that the national USDA laboratory is now testing poultr...


This Is How Long The Benefits Of Sex Can Last

As you'd expect, a high sexual satisfaction also seems to correlate to a higher relationship satisfaction. This also has a link with the overall quality of the ...