Medical

Evidence of 'World's Oldest' Grape Wine Dug Up in Georgia

The ancient people of Georgia may have stored 300 liters of wine in the massive jars measuring about three feet tall with small clay bumps that are clustered ...


Body's inability to manage glucose cause of diabetes not sugar, food

Diabetes is a life-threatening disease and is known to kill millions each year. Most early symptoms are from higher-than-normal levels of glucose, a kind of sug...


Vizag IndiGo Plane Hits Wild Boar During Takeoff , Airline issues statement

In the panic that followed, the pilot informed the Air Traffic Controller and took to the air nevertheless to avoid a fire since the tank was full. The crew rea...


Buhari endorses el-Rufai's plan to sack 21780 teachers

President Muhammadu Buhari said it is a "tragic situation" while speaking at special retreat of the Federal Executive Council. It is a very very serious situat...


Disneyland Shuts Down Cooling Towers Amid Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak

Pamela Hymel, chief medical officer for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, said in a statement Friday. Instead, the bacteria spreads through mist from devices lik...


Half of US adults have high blood pressure in new guidelines

Adults with blood pressure of 130/80 "already have double the risk of heart attack compared to someone in the normal range", said Dr. Paul Whelton, professo...


Gov. Cuomo signs bill to allow medical marijuana for PTSD

Department of Veterans Affairs won't help them get the drug. Cuomo's signature on Savino's bill is not only great for New York's veterans, it will also benefi...


Another Prisoner Shot And Killed At Delhi's Rohini Court, Just Like April

The Rohini Bar Association criticised the lack of adequate security arrangements in the court premises. Vinod, 31, was shot dead while being taken back to the...


Our Defence Affairs Are Not Negotiable: Iran FM to Macron

Qassemi expressing deep regret at how the westerners have undertaken a meaningful silence over Saudi crimes in Yemen, incessant bombarding of civilian centers a...


Major fire breaks out at Annapurna Studios in Hyderabad

Manam is the last movie of Akkineni Nagarjuna in which his father Akkineni Nageshwar Rao played his last act. According to officials, the accident took place...


Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) - Brief Overview on Stock's Performances

Institutional investors and hedge funds own 95.11% of the company's stock. Nektar Therapeutics has gapped open sharply higher Monday morning and is now up 8...


PDP governors in crucial meeting ahead of Dec 9 convention in Enugu

Fayose flanked by other PDP governors expressed the belief that the party would win the November 18 governorship poll in Anambra. "We believe we will take ove...


Sensex ends lower as HDFC, L&T stocks plunge

Market breadth was in the favour of gainers, with about 2 stocks advancing to every 1 stock that declined. India's benchmark indices slipped after opening hig...


10-Month-Old Baby Weighs As Much As A Fourth Grader

Family members take turns pushing the boy to his hospital appointments four times a week in a battered push-chair. While it is unclear what is causing the bab...


Alcohol increases the risk of risky diseases

The review of previous studies on the connection between alcohol consumption and cancer , published on Tuesday in the Journal of Clinical Oncology , reveale...


Britain blanketed by first real snow of the season

Met Office forecaster Emma Sharples added: "This would make it the coldest night of autumn so far and the cold weather will last until mid-week before temperatu...


Some facts about lung cancer

Lung cancer kills nearly twice as many women as breast cancer and more than three times as many men as prostate cancer. As a survivor of non-small cell lung c...


Gov Wike Escapes Assassination As SARS Attack His Convoy

Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike yesterday being Saturday, November 11, 2017 in Port Harcourt , Rivers State. In a statement released by Simeon...


No Nude show at Goa film festival

Academy Award nominee, Majid Majidi, will present his film Beyond the Clouds on the opening day of this year's International Film Festival of India, that will...


Aguero Eyes Argentina Victory Over Super Eagles

Aguero who struck the match victor for Jorge Sampaoli's side in their 1-0 win over Russian Federation at the Luzhniki Stadium - his 35th goal Argentina ...


Korea Investment CORP Sells 183948 Shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

AMAT's profit will be $975.05 million for 15.66 P/E if the $0.90 EPS becomes a reality. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.03, for a total value of $...


Sage Therapeutics, Inc. (SAGE) Upgraded to Buy at Chardan Capital

The stock of SAGE Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SAGE) hit a new 52-week high and has $104.68 target or 9.00 % above today's $96.04 share price. Of those analysts, ...


Air Pollution Can Harm Your Bones

Besides respiratory infections, regular exposure to air pollution, especially the sooty black material emitted from gas and diesel engines, may also increase th...


SC may appoint footballer as ombudsman to reform AIFF constitution

The High Court had also appointed S.Y. Quraishi as the AIFF administrator. Immediately after the court order was released, Ganguly was contacted by Goal but...


Olympian Aly Raisman says United States gymnastics team doctor sexually abused her

Nassar also is awaiting trial on separate criminal sexual conduct charges and has been sued by more than 125 women alleging sexual abuse. In an interview set ...


STAAR Surgical Company (STAA) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS

Moreover, State Street has 0% invested in STAAR Surgical Company (NASDAQ:STAA). We can now shift our focus to some alternate company data on shares of STAAR S...


Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) Sentiment Increased in Q2 2017

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its position in Physicians Re...


Kasper Schmeichel Expecting 'A Team Of Roy Keanes' When Denmark Face Ireland

Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel has taken a fresh dig at former teammate Roy Keane . I hope they get the pitch right, it's had a week, unfortuna...


Woman says AirAsia staff 'abused her'; airline cries foul

The passenger also accused the staff of dragging her onto the runway at Bengaluru and detained her illegally until she apologised. "It was around 1 am and all...


Advisors Asset Management Inc. Decreases Stake in Altria Group (NYSE:MO)

Moreover, Deltec Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Co has 0.88% invested in Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO). The stock declined 0.06% or $0.05 reaching $76.88 per share. The ...


The Eli Lilly and Co. (LLY) SVP Susan Mahony Sells 20242 Shares

Eli Lilly and has a fifty-two week low of $64.18 and a fifty-two week high of $89.09. The stock rose 0.04% or $0.04 reaching $84.03. Architects holds 0% or 2,0...


Dynavax Wins FDA Approval for Hep B Vaccine

Dynavax Technologies announced on November 9, 2017 that FDA approved its hepatitis B vaccine, Heplisav-B [hepatitis B vaccine, recombinant (adjuvanted)], for pr...


Extreme low calorie diet may reverse type 2 diabetes, says study

Links between type 2 diabetes and diet have been well established - it is triggered when the body can no longer manage its blood glucose levels - but this l...


Province launches drug-checking pilot program in Vancouver

Long-time drug user and outspoken activist Dean Wilson encouraged both drug users and drug sellers to test their supply - "so you don't sell us your poison". Va...


Here's why you should have more red wine and chocolate

But the new study found that applying the reversatrol analogues to the cells caused splicing factors to be switched back on. In what may be the Holy Gra...