Medicine

Pa. says its bad flu-season has 'peaked'

Brown says because this flu season has been particularly bad, it may help spur changes and developments in making better flu vaccines. The Department of Health ...


England Sevens unbeaten on day one in Las Vegas

Playing in the fifth place semifinal against Australia, Shujaa gave as good as they got, finally exiting the tournament following a 26-21 sudden death defeat af...


Wenger's nightmare continues as Arsenal lose away to Brighton

Since then, however, Mkhitaryan has not registered another assist in the Premier League , and has created just four chances in three league games as Arsenal ...


Golf shots matter over thin air at Mexico Championship

The South African carded a blemish free 64 which included five birdies and an eagle on the par five 15th hole. He headed Xander Schauffele, Shubhankar Sharma...


Russian Federation vetoes resolution blaming Iran for arming Yemen's Houthis

Iran's Foreign Ministry on Tuesday welcomed the adoption of a Russian-drafted resolution on a technical rollover of the Yemen sanctions regime. Russian Fed...


'Namaste England' to release on Dec 7

The shooting for the film began Friday in Amritsar, Punjab and is set to release on December 7. Amid all this spectacular chaos we see Arjun Kapoor and Parin...


Trump On Kushner's Clearance: Jared's 'Outstanding,' But It's Up To John Kelly

I think he's been treated unfairly'. "There is no truth to any suggestion otherwise". Instead of "stumbling around trying to find a solution" to the question ...


Say Hi to Ferrari's New SF71H vehicle for 2018 Formula 1 Season

And while Hamilton believes his battle with Vettel could intensify as both men chase a fifth title, he feels increasingly well equipped to cope with such si...


Which diet will work for you: Low-carb or low-fat?

A string of studies have found that the average person fares about as well on one diet as they do on the other. 'We've all heard stories of a friend who ...


Kratom salmonella outbreak across 20 states prompts CDC warning

That means it's still unclear precisely what caused the outbreak, though kratom seems to be a likely culprit. Last month, the CDC sent out a warning about ra...


Major League Baseball decides against pitch clock for 2018

Yet does anything prompt patrons to check the time more than those endless mound visits? Any interaction involving a manager, a coach or a player is considere...


Flu deaths go up in Fayette County

The Department of Health said flu activity for the week ending February 17 decreased in every part of the state except the southeast, but it's too early to say ...


AI looks into your eyes to predict cardio risk

In doing so, Google Retinal Scans Uses AI To Determine Heart Attack Risks. However the team cautions, that it is still far from being perfected for human c...


State's first pediatric flu death reported in Essex County

And, as Schuchat noted, the vaccine was 51 percent effective against this strain in young children. It protected an estimated 67 percent of people who got it fr...


Federal officials implore Americans to get flu vaccine

Preliminary figures released Thursday suggest the vaccine is 36 percent effective overall in preventing flu illness severe enough to send a patient to the docto...


Trump Asks Congress To Consider Merit Based Immigration

That plan would also provide the $25 billion Trump wants for a border wall. "This is one of the hardest issues Congress has had to grapple with in recent year...


US FDA approves first blood test for detecting concussion

Elevated levels of the proteins can be detected within 15 or 20 minutes of injury. Use of the blood tests could begin as soon as this year. Diagnosing an indivi...


Here's why you might want to linger over lunch to lose weight

And they conclude, "Changes in eating habits can affect obesity , BMI , and waist circumference". Authors of the study added that people changed the spe...


Axios: Porter claims WH told him to 'stay and fight'

By early fall of 2017, it was widely known among Trump's top aides - including chief of staff John Kelly - that Porter was facing troubles in obtaining his ...


First Briton, 'Cheddar Man' had darker skin, DNA analysis

The research reveals he had much darker features than was previously assumed, which has implications for our understanding of how lighter pigmentation spread th...


Georgia boy with Down syndrome chosen as 2018 Gerber baby

As the victor, Lucas' family will receive $50,000 and be featured on Gerber's social media through 2018, USA Today reports. The baby and his parents made th...


Erie County kids seeing flu accompanied with secondary infections

There were no side effects noted in those vaccinations as the ministry was committed to providing the best-in-class shots. Healthcare providers, said they are...


Disney making "a few" Star Wars TV series for Disney streaming service

ESPN's advertising revenue declined 11% y-o-y in the first quarter, as higher rates were more than offset by a decrease in impressions. Shares of Disney ...


Ways The Cloverfield Paradox Connects the Cloverfield Movies

Though the first two films - 2008's Cloverfield and 2016's 10 Cloverfield Lane - didn't share any direct DNA within their separate narratives, they did both...


'We don't have a flu season,' Texas televangelist Gloria Copeland says

The flu vaccine does not guarantee against illness, but experts say data suggests vaccinations make the flu milder. "We've got a duck season...a deer season...b...


Koeman speaks on appointment as Netherlands coach

The 54-year-old is Netherlands' fourth head coach since Louis van Gaal left to take over at Manchester United after leading Oranje to third place at the...


CDC: Flu Season Getting Even Worse, Especially For Children

In Georgia, there have been 51 confirmed flu-related deaths as of February 2, according to the Georgia Department of Health. Brenda Fitzgerald resigned as h...


New cell phone and health studies don't eliminate uncertainty

Among the male rats, scientists observed tumors in 6% of them, while in mice and female rats the studies weren't conclusive. Following the release of the NTP ...


Breast cancer treatment increase heart disease risks

She further said that during the treatment the patient should not only concentrate on their breast health but also normal health involving the heart. The inte...


Spice Girls to reunite?

The news comes after Victoria Beckham , Geri Horner , Emma Bunton , Melanie Brown and Melanie Chisholm reunited at Horner's house in Hertfordshire. Their...


Wonderful Wales punish sloppy Scots in Six Nations opener

Their first score was a classic piece of poaching from scrum half Davies, who timed his dart perfectly to pluck opposite number Ali Price's pass out of the ai...


Sky Movies Celebrates Groundhog Day by Playing Groundhog Day on a Loop

Interestingly enough, out of all his predictions since 1887, Phil has only seen his shadow 18 times. That means he's predicting an early spring. When German s...


Budget 2018: Bengaluru, Mumbai Get Major Upgrades in Railways Section

To another question, Goyal said the railways were not in losses and several measures were being taken to increase efficiency which will help the Railways to imp...


New blood test could detect risk of Alzheimer's disease 30 years early

A blood test could help scientists see what is going on in a person's brain. This is why there is a huge amount of research into tests for Alzheimer's. "Our f...


Live Annotation of Democratic Response To State of the Union Address

Kennedy, a rising star in the Democratic Party, is also slated to deliver the Democratic response in the aftermath of Trump's address. Like every president ...