Medical

Donald Trump can not block critical Twitter users, court rules

Lawyers for the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University sued the president previous year on behalf of the seven blocked users, arguing the ...


Houston Astros Honor Sante Fe Shooting Victims

Somebody probably came and hurt him, and since he was a solid boy, I don't know what could have happened. "While Americans mourn another senseless school shoot...


M&S profits dive 62% for full year

Chief executive Steve Rowe said the "need for change is urgent". The shares are outperforming the broader United Kingdom market, with the benchmark FTSE 100 i...


Donald Trump Orders Justice Department to Investigate Obama Surveillance

President Trump says that, on Monday, he will order an investigation into whether the FBI and the Department of Justice "infiltrated or surveilled" his campaign...


FDA approved a new drug to prevent migraine problems

The FDA has approved the first in a new class of migraine drugs, Novartis and Amgen's Aimovig, and at a lower than expected list price of $6,900. "We need new...


Bill Gates: Trump asked me the difference between HIV and HPV

During the meetings, Trump also asked "if vaccines weren't a bad thing because he was considering a commission to look into ill effects of vaccines", Gates sa...


Ebola outbreak threatens city of a million people in DR Congo

The WHO is to convene an Emergency Committee meeting on Friday to consider response to the outbreak, the United Nations organization's spokesman, Christian Lind...


FDA approves first non-opioid drug for treating opioid withdrawal symptoms

Lucemyra was approved to treat withdrawal symptoms for up to two weeks. It is not a treatment for opioid use disorder but can be used as part of a broader, long...


Exercise may not help combat mental decline in dementia patients

From February 2013 to June 2015, the researchers screened and randomized 329 participants to an exercise and support program and 165 to usual care, following th...


The mystery behind the green-blood lizards still continues

So Austin, Perkins, and their colleague Zachary Rodriguez chose to create a kind of lizard family tree by studying the DNA of 51 Australasian skink species,...


Super Eagles maintain 47th position in May — FIFA ranking

It's a far cry from the glory days when Bafana cracked the top 20 in the rankings (at 19th) after winning the 1996 African Cup of Nations. Four of the top fiv...


Urban expansion in Nigeria will rise by 35% between 2018 and 2050

In 2015, the United Nations said Russia's population in 2050 would be 129 million, and in 2009 the organization predicted just 116 million Russians by 2050. Del...


Hooded supporters injure player, staff at training ground

A group of "fans" broke into Sporting Lisbon's training facility and attacked its players, according to reports from Portugal . Sporting will face Aves on ...


Ebola Vaccine Land DR. Congo

Voice of America reports, "The vaccine, developed by Merck and sent from Europe by the World Health Organization , is still not licensed but proved effective d...


US Surgeon General helps with medical emergency on flight to Jackson

Adams responded and the patient eventually regained consciousness, but Adams determined the passenger needed to go to a local hospital and the plane returned to...


Former Premier League defender dies in horrific vehicle crash

The 37-year-old former Aston Villa and Bolton Wanderers defender died after a collision involving his Range Rover and a van at High Legh near Warrington, Ches...


Metro health officials confirm E. coli case linked to lettuce

Iowa, Nebraska, and OR have now joined the list of states reporting E. coli cases linked to romaine lettuce. Romaine lettuce has a shelf life of about 21 days...


APC Calls On Ekiti To Help Them Recover Their Stolen Mandate

The Chairman of the APC Primary Election Committee and Nasarawa State Governor Tanko Al-Makura while announcing the results said Fayemi polled a total of 941 vo...


Flood Warning In Effect For Huron River In Hamburg

The weather service, quoting Frederick emergency management, said widespread flash flooding had already occurred in and near Frederick. After storms earlier i...


Disrupted body clock may cause mood disorders, depression

The researchers used the resulting information to calculate what is known as the relative amplitude. The authors also note that rest-activity rhythms differ bet...


EBOLA: Senate calls for end to strike in health sector

The upper chamber also urged the Minister of Interior to take necessary steps to check immigration. The head of the World Health Organization said on Sunday t...


Barca, Madrid in Super Club World Cup

At the moment it is played every year. Backers from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are also reported to be involved. That is allowing Federation In...


Mourners line streets of Liverpool as Alfie Evans hearse passes

Ahead of the funeral police had asked that mourners respect the privacy of the families and paid tribute to the supporters of Alfie's cause. Evans was born on...


World Health Organization urges ban on industrial trans-fats by 2023

The organisation is asking all governments to use its REPLACE action plan to swap trans fats for healthier options, which it says will not affect the taste or c...


What has housing got to do with mental health?

As part of that, yesterday saw a unique execution during Mental Health Awareness Week when the BBC and commercial radio stations joined forces to broadcast the ...


Trump on collision course with Kim over steps to lift sanctions

Since Kim Jong Un became the first leader of North Korea to cross the demilitarized zone separating his country from the South to meet with South Korean pres...


Paolo Guerrero suspension upheld and extended

Peru , who have made it to the World Cup qualification for the first time since dating way back in 1982, will be playing the group stage round with Australia...


Eagles under pressure over 'flawless' World Cup preparation

The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL)/leading top scorer Junior Lokosa and Simeon Nwankwo are the new faces that graced the list. "The journey sta...


Reported STD Cases Reach New High in California, Health Officials Find

Young women have the highest rates of chlamydia , while men have the highest rates of syphilis and gonorrhea . Overall, the number of STD cases has been c...


Remarkable controversy as Republic of Ireland U17s knocked out of Euros

Worse still, the ref then brandished a yellow card in the direction of the perplexed keeper, which turned out to be his second of the game, leaving him crestfal...


Jamestown School Budget Vote, Board Election is Tuesday

The victor will replace former School Board member Heather McCallion who left her post on the board after the 2017 election, for undisclosed reasons. Only one...


UCLA Scientists Transfer Memories Between Sea Slugs

This research could lead to new ways to lessen the trauma of painful memories with RNA and to restore lost memories. Professor David Glanzman, one of the auth...


Drug targets host in bid to cure the common cold

The viruses can not become resistant to the molecule because it targets the human protein and not the virus. Screening large libraries of compounds, they found ...


U.S. offers to help N. Korea's economy if it 'quickly' denuclearizes

Speaking to reporters, Pompeo said the United States would be "prepared to work with North Korea to achieve prosperity on the par with our South Korean friend...


Early voting underway in Montgomery County for May 22 Primary Runoff Election

Tom Wolf rejected a proposal drawn by Republican legislative leaders as unfairly skewed in their party's favor. Voters in all precincts have a choice in the U...