Medical

Why a tipple on a night out on the tiles raises spirits

Less than 1 in 5 (19 per cent) beer drinkers reported similar feelings. One of the main findings of the study were the danger posed by those citizens who pref...


Former U of H track star qualifies for Olympic bobsledding

Late a year ago, the three athletes started a GoFundMe campaign to raise funds and create awareness around the historical feat they were set to accomplish. Th...


1 million Yemenis at risk of cholera outbreak — Red Cross

A week after hearing that dire warning, the UN Security Council appeared powerless on Wednesday to push the Saudi-led coalition to lift its blockade of humanita...


Ohio Dems Condemn Gov. Candidate for Boasting of Sexual Escapades

Franken's (D., Minn.) sexual misconduct scandal. "In the last fifty years I was sexually intimate with approximately 50 very attractive females", he wrote on ...


Shepard Smith Defends Hillary Clinton Over Uranium Deal

Fox News anchor Shepard Smith infuriated a large number of the network's viewers on Tuesday after a six-minute segment in which he debunked far-right conspirac...


Is Emerson Electric and Rockwell Automation Merging?

Acrospire Investment Management LLC increased its holdings in Rockwell Automation by 166.3% during the 2nd quarter. Similarly, investors look up the share pri...


Kim Kardashian Gets Candid on Surrogacy Experience: It's 'So Much Harder'

The "Selfish" author's unnamed surrogate is due in January. "So, it's definitely a harder experience than I anticipated just in the control area". "My team's ...


Caldwell County Participates in Great American Smokeout

The American Cancer Society reminds us that it is never too late to quit smoking - and some of the benefits are immediate. According to the Center for Disease...


New high blood pressure guidelines

Almost half of all Americans have high blood pressure according to new guidelines , with cardiologists saying Tuesday it offers an opportunity to promote bet...


Sex not a risk factor for heart attack

Only 34 cases occurred during or within an hour of engaging in sex. "I'm a little surprised at the really tiny number", said study senior researcher Dr. Rese...


Delhi government files plea in NGT seeking changes in its previous directions

In the light of this order , the Delhi Government made a decision to call off the implementation of the scheme from 13-17 November, stating it would not "com...


Vikings WR Adam Thielen continues stellar season in win over Redskins

Going into Sunday, Rudolph has just 271 receiving yards and three touchdowns but will have a solid game. Crowder, 24, played in his first 40 National Football...


Fidget Spinners Sold At Target Contain Lead

The two fidget spinners containing the lead are, " Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Brass ", and "Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Metal". The spinners in question are:...


Stanford trolls Jameis Winston while celebrating upset over Washington

KJ Costello finally gets the opportunity to show off his tremendous arm as he slings it all over the field to Stanford's bounty of talented wide receivers and...


Disneyland shuts down cooling towers after Legionnaires' outbreak

After the Orange County Health Care Agency reported an increase of Legionnaires' cases in Anaheim, the park investigated and found two towers had "had elevated ...


On Odd-Even, Green Court Says Women, 2-Wheelers Not Exempt: 10 Facts

A bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar said that no one should be exempted from the scheme, except for CNG vehicles and emergency services su...


Friend: Rand Paul Attack Was Property-Related

Warren County prosecutor Amy Milliken didn't provide any more details but said her office is working with Kentucky State Police and the Federal Bureau of Invest...


Most unaware of link between alcohol, cancer

As of 2009, excessive alcohol consumption was attributed to almost 3.5 percent of all cancer-related deaths. Alcohol is not the only important factor to con...


Exhausted brains are prone to mental lapses as whole areas 'doze off'

The scientists focused particularly on the temporal lobe - the region of the brain which regulates visual perception and memory. "We discovered that starvin...


Almost 38 million fire extinguishers recalled

One type features a plastic squeeze handle and the other is a push-button Pindicator. More than 40 million fire extinguishers, some on the market for more tha...


Penn State And Michigan State Got Stuck In A Never-Ending Weather Delay

Penn State's Trace McSorley was 26-for-47 passing for 381 yards, three touchdowns and three interceptions. Thanks to heavy rain and some sparse lightning st...


Kevin Spacey Netflix severs ties; House of Cards and Gore cancelled

A spokesperson from the streaming service also shared that they will not be moving forward with the release of their movie " Gore ", which also stars Spacey . ...


Significance & Celebrations On The Sacred Day of Gurpurab

These Gurus were responsible for shaping the beliefs of the Sikhs. 4th November is a birthday of Guru Nanak Dev Ji who the first guru of Sikhs or founder of Sik...


Right-wing groups now resort to violence, says Kamal Haasan

However, the Tamil film icon who has been hinting at joining politics said that since "this old conspiracy" had begun to fail, the groups were indulging in viol...


Houston selected to host 2024 College Football National Championship Game

Los Angeles will host the national title game in their new NFL stadium in 2023, and Houston's NRG Stadium will get the game in 2024. With the next three tit...


Japanese company gives non-smokers six days off to compensate for cigarette breaks

Because smokers and nonsmokers would still leave work for the day at the same time, nonsmokers started complaining. The company's offices are on the 29th floor,...


Sacking of Babachir, Oke not enough penalty, Charly Boy group tells Buhari

The declaration followed personal explanation by Deputy Senate Leader, Senator Bala Ibn Na'Allah. Mr Boss Gida Mustapha is a lawyer, management consultant, po...


Hospital receives 'A' rating for patient safety

Here's where the city's hospitals now stand on safety. The awards recognize hospitals that achieve 12 consecutive months or more without certain preventable hos...


Annual flu vaccine campaign starts Wednesday

The CDC recommends getting vaccinated before the end of October. Officials say providing the free service is a great way to encourage everyone in the communit...


Emma Reacts To WWE Release, Paige Comments On The News

In that match with Asuka , Emma looked solid, and though this wasn't as impressive as her match with Asuka in NXT (because, you know, main roster), she g...


Puerto Rico Governor Calls for Cancellation of Power Grid Repair Contract

Whitefish Energy Holdings was awarded the 300-million-dollar contract by state electricity company PREPA, but the 2-year-old company only had two full-time empl...


Nose of plane carrying Oklahoma City Thunder dented on flight to Chicago

The team landed safely at Chicago's Midway Airport after 1:00 a.m. A Delta Air Lines spokesman tells ESPN the plane "likely encountered a bird " - a nice...


Trump declares opioid crisis a 'national public health emergency'

The President stopped short of his promise to declare a national state of emergency, which would have given states access to funding from the federal Disaster R...


Want to dispose unwanted prescription drugs? Police will help, no questions asked

The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day addresses a crucial public safety and public health issue. In Oregon, special events are planned at the Hermiston...


Tennessee nurse serenades dying patient with her favorite song

The disastrous minute was gotten on camera by Margaret's family companion, Crystal Hamilton, and shows Olivia singing Dancing In The Sky by Dani and Lizzy w...


65 percent of baby products tested in study had arsenic in them

The findings also suggested that baby foods today had 70 per cent more acrylamide than the average French fry, a chemical which has been linked to brain damage ...


SA on alert after 48 plague deaths in Madagascar

It wasn't really all that long ago that the "black death" pandemics wiped out massive chunks of the population in various European and Asian cities. The virus c...


Majority of Republicans support marijuana legalization

More Americans than ever support legalizing marijuana, according to the most recent Gallup poll . Public support for marijuana legalization remained stagnant f...


Albert Einstein's scribbled secrets for happiness fetch $1.5m at auction

That's when the messenger arrived with a delivery and Einstein found himself without any money for a tip. Wiener would not reveal the names of the seller or buy...


Breast Cancer Study Helps Researchers Better Understand the Disease

Saturday's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on City Island drew more than 6,000 participants and raised more than $650,000, the American Cancer Society...


South Florida Honored Fallen Miami Gardens Sgt. La David Johnson With Dignity

La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers killed in Niger , took place on Saturday, his tragic death politicized by the president, who continues to feud with a...


Walmart, Trader Joe's, more vegetables recalled for listeria fears

Albertsons, Randalls, Tom Thumb stores in Texas, Louisiana, and Arkansas are among the stores voluntarily recalling Ready. " Mann Packing is issuing this r...


SC asks Govt to consider regulating playing of national anthem

On December 30, the court said the differently-abled people were not required to stand up. Justice D.Y. Chandrachud opposed the practice of mandatory standing...


First look of Prabhas in 'Saaho' released!

Within minutes of the unveiling, social media was filled with posters comparing Saaho's look to the Hollywood flicks' posters. It could be Prabhas' second sup...


"Making Strides Against Breast Cancer" walk raises thousands of dollars

Several of the agency's employees have had a family member who has been diagnosed with breast or another kind of cancer. Politicians, breast cancer ambassador...


Oral Sex Increases Risk of Throat Cancer in Men

Mass screening for oral HPV infection is not advisable, she adds, because existing tests, for example, of oral HPV 16 DNA, now have more harms (from false posit...


Pollution toll 2.5m in India

At 6.5 million premature deaths globally, air pollution was the leading cause of deaths in 2015. Most of these deaths happened through heart diseases, s...


Scientists shocked by 75 percent decline in flying insect numbers

However, few studies have taken such a broad view of entire insect populations, she says. "The widespread insect biomass decline is alarming, ever more so...


Terror attacks, Brexit vote has led to surge in United Kingdom hate crime

The massive rise in reports but fall in prosecutions, recorded in the Crow Prosecution Serves' (CPS) Hate Crime Annual Report, could suggest some of the addit...


Pakistan Taliban leader 'killed by drone' in Afghanistan

In the past three days, three deadly attacks carried out by the Taliban against Afghan security forces - in Paktia, Ghazni and Kandahar provinces - have claimed...