Health

Labour blasts Tories as 'nasty party' over 'shameful attack' on older people

This is not the first time that DeVito has voiced his support for Corbyn. Sophy Ridge pressed Mr Corbyn several times on whether he wanted immigration to go u...


Teen girl held as sex slave in Sydney

Price reportedly has a lengthy criminal history, including criminally negligent homicide for the death of a passenger in a auto crash. Price has been charged ...


Australia Sleeps Through 'Biggest Ransomware Attack In History'

The attack has been found in 150 countries, affecting 200,000 computers, according to Europol , the European law enforcement agency . Europol Director Rob W...


Do not buy Pence's spin: He is Trump's co-conspirator

While it is unlikely that a sitting vice-president would run against his own president , the announcement of the new PAC suggests that Pence expects Trump to b...


Woman eats Botulism-tainted nachos from California gas station

The bacteria releases a nerve toxin, which causes gradual paralysis and sometimes death. Lavinia had stopped at a gas station April 21 and chose to drizzle th...


CDC: Outbreaks of diarrhea-inducing parasite Crypto on the rise in pools

Crypto is the most common cause of diarrheal illness and outbreaks linked to swimming pools or water playgrounds. A person can get ill from cryptosporidi...


GOP Health Plan Cuts Coverage for Poor Kids in Florida

The AHCA would repeal a requirement that plans in the individual and small-group markets have an actuarial value - the percentage of total costs for covered ben...


China pledges US$124 billion for Silk project

More importantly, how does a country that is still regarded as developing, and which imposes strict controls on society, navigate constructively beyond its bord...


Reporter arrested while questioning Trump official

If convicted for the misdemeanor, Heyman faces being charged with a fine of up to $100, spending six months in jail, or both. Since 2009, he has worked as a W...


FCA in talks with Justice dept, EPA over emissions cheating software claims

European Union officials have become frustrated with what they perceive as governments being too closely aligned with automakers to clamp down on emissions viol...


Children injured in school bus rollover near Lancaster

The 14 students, the bus driver and another driver were all taken to Lancaster General Hospital. The students were from the Lancaster Mennonite School , poli...


Journalist jailed after peppering health secretary with questions

Dan Heyman is a reporter for the Public News Service and was covering protests at the state Capitol building where Price and White House adviser Kellyanne Con...


General Election voter registration deadline approaching on May 22

The General Election 2017 candidates for North Devon and Torridge . The deadline for receipt of applications to register to vote is midnight on Monday 22 May....


SFPD Issues Amber Alert To Locate Missing Toddler

He has black hair and brown eyes. Authorities are asking the public to report any sightings of the man's vehicle - a tan, four-door Toyota sedan with the lic...


FDA officials 'deeply concerned' about inaccurate lead exposure tests

The FDA says blood lead tests manufactured by Magellan Diagnostics can give falsely-low results if they are used with blood drawn from a vein, as opposed to a...


India schoolgirls on hunger strike to fight sexual harassment

The incident had hit the national headlines and caused a lot of embarrassment to the Haryana Government, which is already under fire in the wake of gang-rape ca...


Local doctor warns of caffeine dangers

There is about 142-mg of caffeine in a medium McCafe Latte coffee. Worldwide, 90 percent of adults consume the central nervous system stimulant daily, via t...


Next global cyber-attack likely on Monday

Ransomware is software that infects a computer and then demands the user pay to have their information restored. A computer virus known as WannaCry or Wanna...


Kit Kat Given Two Fingers In Trademark Appeal

As the BBC points out , a similar bar from Norway called Kvikk Lunsj has been around since 1937 and features the same four-fingered shape. Nestlé said that...


Georgia executes man who killed elderly neighbour in 1992

Ledford fatally stabbed his neighbor, Dr. Harry Johnston-the man who had actually delivered Ledford as a baby, the BBC reports-in his home before lifting mone...


These High School Students Were Willingly Pepper Sprayed For Class

The May 12 incident was depicted in a viral video that has more than 228,000 views, as of the evening of May 18. The teenagers were heard screaming in agony as ...


'Fat but fit' is a myth, major study finds

Worse still there are no warning signs such as high blood pressure or diabetes. A large study of 3.5 million people has found that apparently "healthy" obese ...


Man jailed for 22 years for attacking tourists

In 2016, Heinze met the two women, both 24, on Gumtree, a classified advertising website, and agreed to drive them from Adelaide to Melbourne. Roman Heinze wa...


Patients of older doctors have higher mortality rates, study finds

Doctors were assigned patients based on work schedules and case specifics, with assignment protocols deemed comparable across all physician ages. They found t...


Facebook to refund advertisers following more metrics errors

In an online posting Facebook argued that the discrepancy caused by the bug was minor and only occurred when users were browsing the web on mobile browsers ...


Georgia executes man who killed elderly neighbor in 1992

Ledford was convicted after robbing and murdering his neighbor in 1992 and was "unanimously recommended imposition of the death penalty". Jerry Givens, a form...


US Senate Democrats may refuse to vote on Trump FBI pick - Schumer

Clapper said on CNN's State of the Union that "the developments of the past week are very bothersome, very disturbing to me". "Internally from the president...


Ohio high school students get pepper-sprayed for class

Parents usually sign off on their kids going on school trips to the aquarium or to an overnight camp, but these permission slips had the words "pepper spray"....


'Fat But Fit' Is A Myth, New Study Says

You can not be both obese and healthy, claims a scientific study of 3.5 million people. The research is based on a large electronic database of GPs' health re...


Man jailed for 22 years over Australian backpacker attacks

He was also sentenced in a 2014 assault case involving another backpacker whom he had offered a ride, according to the BBC . Heinze will be eligible for paro...


Tour of California: Britain's Jonathan Dibben wins stage six time-trial

On stage 2..." "I had a lot of expectations and I didn't bring it off. I think it's a huge credit to them that I could even finish in the top 10 in a time trail...


Hospital Patients Of Younger Doctors Have A Lower Death Rate

The team looked at data on over 700,000 hospital admissions of patients cared for by almost 19,000 physicians between 2011 and 2014, analyzing records for 30-d...


Expect more cases of Lyme disease this summer

Kerry Clark found common black-legged and lone star ticks can also transmit Lyme. According to the DHHS Division of Public Health Services, there were an esti...


Indonesian soldiers killed in South China Sea exercise

Beijing threatened the Philippines with war if Manila pressed its claims over the disputed South China Sea islets and drilled for oil in the area, accordi...


A&Es 'fully open' again — NHS cyber attack

The NHS was hit here in the United Kingdom, but within 48 hours the majority of machines affected were back in operation. "The National Cyber Security Centre ...