Medical

Buhari Reacts To 'Libya Slave Trade', Promises To Evacuate Nigerians

Libya's UN-backed government has said it is investigating . Mr Buhari, who was speaking on the sidelines of the summit, said he was appalled by what he had s...


OIC Welcomes Pope Visit to Myanmar

He is expected to meet with Rohingya refugees before he leaves for Rome on Saturday. All eyes will now be fixed on the pontiff as he heads to Bangladesh, a co...


Featured Stock: Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX)

More recent Baxter International Inc . Nov 14, 2017 is the announcement. The stock declined 0.05% or $0.01 reaching $19.48 on the news. The total number of sha...


Detective Pikachu film finds its female lead

First introduced in Japan in 1996, Pokemon has spawned more than 295 million video games sold worldwide, 23.6 billion trading card game cards shipped to 74 co...


In US, 57 percent of kids on track for obesity by 35

Until then, they predict childhood obesity will continue to be a major health problem in the United States. "Of the children predicted to have obesity as ad...


FDA warns Dog bone treats could be deadly

Some of the different types of bone treats for dogs, including treats described as "Ham Bones", "Pork Femur Bones", "Rib Bones", and "Smokey Knuckle Bones", wer...


New drug can halve duration of migraines

Peter Goadsby, Professor of Neurology at King's College London, who led the Phase III clinical trial. Migraine occurs in about one in seven people globally an...


You mutt be kidding: Dogs are smarter than cats, fact

Dogs, it turns out, have about 530 million cortical neurons. Despite what every cat-loving friend has been telling you for years, a new study from Vanderbi...


Time running out for Obamacare enrollment

The subsidized individual insurance is part of former President Barack Obama's healthcare law, often known as Obamacare . Trump cut that advertising budget to ...


Atiku's exit: APC youth leader allays defection worries

According to him, it was a signal that President Buhari has disappointed Nigerians. Aisha Alhassan, the minister of women affairs who once declared support fo...


Bigg Boss 11: Gauahar Khan lashes out at Hina for drawing comparisons

Going by Hina Khan's usual dislike for everybody who is not her, she is expected to have a tough time even outside the house. While Hina has a following of 12...


Clean Power Plan's Repeal Gets Hearing In Coal Country

U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) submitted testimony for the record at Tuesday's Environmental Protection Agency public hearing in Charleston on the p...



Why I am with some state governors in Abidjan - President Buhari

Buhari, who spoke on the sidelines of the ongoing African Union-European Union Summit in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, vowed to do everything possible to prevent more N...


Wenger Responds To Talk Of Wilshere Leaving Arsenal

Oezil has been linked with a move to Barcelona and Manchester United , while Sanchez nearly joined Manchester City on the final day of the last summer transf...


India recorded 6% of global malaria cases in 2016

Fake medical products and medicines of poor quality account for 10 per cent of the pharmaceutical market in developing countries, according to an estimate by th...


McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Stake Increased by Synovus Financial Corp

Mcdonalds Corp now has $136.86 billion valuation. In related news, VP James R. Sappington sold 13,912 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Th...


Get hitched to stave off risk of dementia

These studies included over 800,000 participants from North and South America, Europe, and Asia. The researchers attribute part of this risk to poorer physical ...


Independent Portfolio Consultants Cut Hanesbrands (HBI) Holding; Xerox (XRX)'s Sentiment Is 0.01

Telemus Cap Limited invested in 8,344 shares or 0.17% of the stock. Peoples Svcs holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Hanesbrands Inc . The focus shifting on perf...


Diabetes, Obesity Together Responsible for almost 800000 Cancers Worldwide

And of the two cancer-causing agents, being overweight or obese - above 25 on the body-mass index, or BMI - was responsible for twice as many cancers as diabe...


Let's not just walk past Minot's seasonal red kettles

However, as somebody who used to attend Salvation Army's after-school programs, Mejivar told News 3, there will always be good people who are making sure that o...


Wenger: Sanchez, Ozil Not Leaving Arsenal; Iwobi Doubtful For Huddersfield Clash

If the other teams at this moment above us keep going, keep winning, then you can't catch them. After recovering from injuries over the summer, both Sanchez a...


Spartanburg native turned NASCAR Hall of Famer, Bud Moore, dies at 92

He remained in Europe until the war ended in 1945, at which point he had earned five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, including one for capturing 15 German s...


Husband remembers wife shot by hunter

Billquist was shot with a hunting pistol. Deputies say 43-year-old Rosemary A. Billquist of Sherman was shot once by a male hunter while walking her dogs. Mil...


US HIV Diagnoses Improving, But Progress Varies — CDC

The seven-month improvement is a considerable decrease and suggests that the nation's approach to HIV prevention efforts is paying off, officials say. "Seven ...


Viagra to be sold over the counter in United Kingdom for £20

Under the change, Britain will become the first country in the world to grant Viagra over-the-counter status. Beginning in spring 2018, Pfizer says, the OTC v...


Contestant with Down syndrome competes in Miss Minnesota USA

While she didn't win the overall crown, she did win two awards: The Spirit of Miss USA Award as well as the Director's Award. She hopes that her visibility in...


Solo Practitioner Not Using EHR System Denied License Reissue

Dr. Anna Konopka agreed to surrender her license this fall to settle allegations from the New Hampshire Board of Medicine . Why? "Because electronic medic...


FDA warns against giving dogs "bone treats" following reports of

The products listed are said to possibly contain ingredients such as preservatives, seasonings, and smoke flavors and may be dried through a smoking process or ...


Scarlet Fever Coming Back In Europe And East Asia

The website notes that in England between 2,000 and 4,000 cases of scarlet fever are reported each year. Any rise in the number of cases usually follows a "na...


'Clear Workers Salary Arrears Before Christmas' - Buhari Charges Governors

The governors had appealed to the president to once again authorize the Finance ministry and the other officials to hasten the payment of the remainder of the P...


Air India passenger slaps airlines staff at Delhi airport, she slaps back

When she raged against the staff, she was referred to the duty manager and that's when the row reportedly escalated. "A lady passenger going to Ahmedabad arrive...


Russians find extra-terrestrial hitchhikers on space station

Mr Shkaplerov told Russian news agency TASS that the organisms were found while cosmonauts took samples of the ISS' hull, RT reports . Anton Shkaplerov said ...


Raje government makes singing of national anthem mandatory in hostels

To "evoke" nationalism in students, state department of social justice and empowerment (SJE) has issued a directive to all 789 hostels for OBC, SC and ST studen...


Conte 'worried' by City as January transfer window approaches

Antonio Conte will be without the injured David Luiz, due to a knee problem, while Kenedy and Michy Batshuayi also remain on the sidelines. "I can tell you w...