Health

A third of American dogs and cats are obese, study reports

Breuninger said. They can give you a plan that includes diet, exercise and many other tips to help get your pet back in their healthy weight range. The state...


Nicola Sturgeon shelves plans for second Scottish referendum

Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale said: " Nicola Sturgeon claims she has heard the views of the people and that she's reflected on the result of the Genera...


Queen to receive massive pay boost from public funds

The Queen's share of last year's profits will amount to 82.2 million pounds, but she will have to wait until 2019, as her income from the estate is paid two ye...


Jude Honored As A Top Hospital Nationally

According to PR Newswire, hospitals' pediatric cancer scores were based on certain measures of clinical care, with 85 percent of every hospital's score coming...


U.S. police finally catch bank robber dubbed 'AK47 Bandit'

The 39-year-old posted bail but was rearrested on June 20 at a gas station in Lexington, Nebraska , in connection with the shooting of a Kansas State Trooper...


California to list Monsanto's glyphosate as 'cancer-causing'

The California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) made the designation that glyphosate is a chemical known to cause cancer following an ...


New Technology For Flu Vaccination On The Horizon

This low cost procedure and reduce risky waste buy they can be applied by the patients and do not need to be kept cold since they are stable at 104f for a year....


111 terminally ill end lives under new California law

A report in USA Today indicated that the the End of Life Option, which allows terminally ill people to request life-ending drugs, became effective in Califor...


S. Africa to cull 25000 birds to contain bird flu

Influenza viruses are highly contagious and spread very quickly in susceptible populations. The association is scheduled to hold an emergency meeting on Tuesd...


Moving Manzanita Fire burns 5000 acres; 10 percent contained

California fire officials issued evacuation warnings for some residents in Riverside County on Monday night after a auto crash ignited a 5,000-acre brush fire i...


Pharmacist Gets 9-Year Prison Term in Deadly Meningitis Outbreak

The prison hasn't been chosen yet. Penny Laperriere of Detroit, whose husband, Lyn, died in 2012 after receiving a contaminated steroid shot, said Cadden de...


Man sits in jail when drywall powder is mistaken for cocaine

Because he was on probation for previous drug charges, his bond was denied. A Florida handyman is walking out of jail a free man after spending three months...


Notley adopts Seattle's job-killing minimum wage hike

As Seattle's minimum hourly wage increases-eventually set to hit the $15 mark-at least one study has unveiled a troubling side-effect : while workers are keepi...


Omaha firefighters remind safety precautions for holiday season

Among others, fireworks such as firecrackers, ladyfingers, Roman candles and bottle rockets - including all kinds of explosive or aerial fireworks - are illegal...


Pets becoming more obese

In addition to pet obesity rates, the team also looked at the economic costs of overweight pets and found that owners of obese dogs spend roughly 25 percent ...


Monarchy to see financial boost from taxpayer after Crown Estate income rises

The Queen sovereign grant was 10% of the profits from Crown Estate, which owns most of Regent Street as well as several acres of farmland, forests and coastli...


Big delivery: South Carolina mom gives birth to 14-pound son

Doctors told the S.C. couple their soon-to-be newborn was going to be heavier than most babies , but nobody expected him to be this big when he arrived by ...


MUSC Children's Hospital ranked by US News and World Report

Downing, MD , St. Jude president and CEO, said in a press release. U.S. News also publicly identified the 126 medical advisers who help shape the survey ques...


Capito says she can't support GOP health care bill

Liberal activists in West Virginia accidentally flew an aerial message attacking a Republican senator representing a completely different state on the other...


Weed killer ingredient going on California list as cancerous

Lawsuits and legal setbacks for Monsanto have steadily increased since March 2015, when glyphosate was upgraded to a "probable human carcinogen" by cancer exp...


Malinga issued 6 month suspended sentence and 50% fine

Mailinga will also be charged 50% of the match fees of the next one-day global he will play. SLC said it had chose to take disciplinary action after Malinga...


Spreading awareness about HIV testing

Kelly said if no budget is reached, his organization will look into different avenues to find the resources to continue HIV testing . In 2016, preliminary nu...


3 hospitalized for plague in New Mexico

Worldwide, there were 3,248 human cases recorded in 2010-15, according to statistics from the World Health Organization , with the majority of human cases repo...


Young entrepreneur's arm bitten off by crocodile

After visiting the temple , Mudit and his friend chose to take a plunge in the Thattakere Lake adjacent to the temple in Anekal forest division, along with the...


A look at Amazon's latest 'beehive' patent

Amazon's has made a patent application for a huge beehive-like multi storey tower that would act as a parking hub for a big swarm of delivery drones. In 2013...


Ruling in travel ban leaves myriad questions unanswered

People leave the Supreme Court in Washington , Monday, June 26, 2017, as justices issued their final rulings for the term. However, until it can issue a defi...


Ada County plans mosquito control amid West Nile threat

On June 5, the town began trapping and testing mosquitoes, a process that will continue until October. Local surveillance of domestic animals and humans ended w...


UK kids set world record to mark 20 years of Harry Potter

Previously the largest gathering of people dressed as J K Rowling's famous wizard was 521, achieved by Tanbridge House School in the United Kingdom in 2015....


Five GOP senators now oppose health bill, enough to sink it

In a joint statement , Kentucky's Rand Paul , Texas' Ted Cruz , Utah's Mike Lee and Wisconsin's Ron Johnson all said that they are unsatisfied with the pro...


Additional cases of Human Plague in New Mexico

Taylor Gaes died on June 8, two years ago, after contracting a "septicemic pester" commonly associated with the plague. With the addition of these cases, there ...


'Baby Doe' mom to be sentenced, day after ex is convicted

A jury found Michael McCarthy guilty of second-degree murder in the death of "Baby Doe" Bella Bond. The jury started deliberating June 20. Bella Bond was ...


Fresh landslide at site of disaster in China

Thousands of emergency workers have been digging through rocks and earth since Saturday when a landslide entombed 62 homes in Xinmo, a mountain village in Sichu...


Bengaluru entrepreneur loses forearm in crocodile attack, now booked for trespassing

He is a resident of Indiranagar. As soon as he went into the water, a crocodile out of nowhere attacked the Mudit and bit his left forearm. He was accompanied...


Gold Rebounds From 6-Week Low

Williams' comments suggest that he is lining up with Fed Chair Janet Yellen, his predecessor at the bank, in an emerging debate on how to respond to easing in...


China landslide site evacuated over concerns of 2nd slide

Chinese state media reported Sunday that 15 bodies had been found, while 118 people remained missing after a hillside collapsed in the farming village of Xin...