Health Care

Hurricane Irma damages North West Company's Caribbean businesses

Hurricane Irma damages North West Company's Caribbean businesses The outer bands of the massive storm knocked out power in a town that normally would be busy with tourists. St. Martin authorities declared a state of emergency Saturday, calling on residents to remain indoors, according to the Dutch newswire ANP. [Full Article...]

Hospital cited after staffers take photos of patient's genital injury

Hospital cited after staffers take photos of patient's genital injury Further, each of them also observed people coming and going in the OR to take photographs and videos. The behavior reported in this case is abhorrent and violates the mission of UPMC Bedford and the overall values of UPMC. We do pass on interesting stuff", the report said. Another told the health department "the patient was the focal point of all the chaos and that there was a "ton" of people in... [Full Article...]

Close aide of Gurmeet Ram Rahim arrested

Close aide of Gurmeet Ram Rahim arrested He will be presented before a Panchkula court Friday. "We have arrested three Haryana policemen who were part of the Dera sect chief's security on August 25", he said. The case, filed in 2002, accuses Ram Rahim of sexually exploiting two women followers at his ashram; he has denied any wrongdoing. Honeypreet and Aditya Insaan are still elusive. [Full Article...]

Lions fan who posted racist message no longer a season ticket holder

Lions fan who posted racist message no longer a season ticket holder The Snapchat post showed the seated couple and included a caption reading, "Ignorant n--". The post made its way to Facebook and went viral. Eventually, reporter Randy Wimbley talked to the culprit's neighbor on camera, and found evidence online of the man admitting he was behind the post (after he had first denied it). [Full Article...]

Heart Disease, Tobacco and Poor Diet Among the Top Killers of 2016

Heart Disease, Tobacco and Poor Diet Among the Top Killers of 2016 The top five causes of premature death in Ethiopia are lower respiratory infection, diarrheal diseases, tuberculosis, neonatal encephalopathy, and ischemic heart disease. Poor diet is harmful to our health and it can also lead to death, according to the new study. The rate of illness related to people being too heavy is rising quickly, and the disease burden can be found in all sociodemographic le... [Full Article...]

Frank Vincent, 'The Sopranos' actor, dies at 78

Frank Vincent, 'The Sopranos' actor, dies at 78 Vincent's family issued a statement Thursday, obtained by CNN through his publicist Morgan Pesante. The reference was to Phil Leotardo , Tony Soprano's ruthless antagonist at the end of the wildly popular series starring James Gandolfini , who died in 2013. [Full Article...]

World's oldest panda dies in China

World's oldest panda dies in China Basi was born in a valley in the western province of Sichuan in 1980 and was rescued after villagers found her falling into an icy river. Basi the panda who lived in captivity most of her life outlived other pandas by nearly two decades. But following decades of conservation work they are no more in the list of endangered animals. Locals handed her over to the centre, where she lived the rest ... [Full Article...]

Doctors are unaware of type 2 diabetes remission, study reports

Doctors are unaware of type 2 diabetes remission, study reports Over time , this could lead to the development of type two diabetes , they warned. The team found that among test subjects who had the sweeteners, glucose absorption and blood sugar levels were higher, while their gut peptides, which limit the rise in blood glucose after meals, was reduced. [Full Article...]

No ransom paid for release of Kerala priest: VK Singh

No ransom paid for release of Kerala priest: VK Singh It said Fr Tom knelt before the pope and kissed his feet. Father Uzhunnalil was reportedly kidnapped in March 4, 2016 by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) in Yemen, when they attacked a retirement home in Aden run by the Missionaries of Charity, killing sixteen people, including four nuns. [Full Article...]

Selena Gomez Undergoes A Kidney Transplant After Suffering From Lupus

Selena Gomez Undergoes A Kidney Transplant After Suffering From Lupus He gave me a wonderful gift and made a sacrifice by donating me one of her kidneys . She said she looked forward to sharing more with her fans later about her transplant journey, but in the meantime she wanted to thank her health team and Raisa . [Full Article...]

Women are more likely to have less interest in sex than men

Women are more likely to have less interest in sex than men In the new study, the United Kingdom researchers noted that numerous women's sexual turn-offs were linked to having children under 5 years old, and to giving birth in the last year. However, those whose partner had had sexual difficulties, and those who were less happy in their relationship, were more likely to say they had lost interest in sex at some stage, the researchers said. [Full Article...]

Riding out Hurricane Irma in Key West, Florida

Riding out Hurricane Irma in Key West, Florida In Georgia, utilities reported nearly 900,000 customers without power. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are expected to travel to Florida on Thursday after Hurricane Irma swept through the state this weekend, resulting in deaths of at least 12 people in the United States. [Full Article...]

Cooks not drawn into drama of return to New Orleans

Cooks not drawn into drama of return to New Orleans The Saints haven't made the playoffs since 2013 and have preferred a long-term approach around 38-year-old quarterback Drew Brees , opting for draft assets instead of proven producers. But the bigger question Sunday will be: Can the Saints survive against Brandin Cooks? Left tackle Terron Armistead was out of the lineup in Minnesota and right tackle Zach Strief left the game with an MCL sprain th... [Full Article...]

Ban on old diesel vehicles in Delhi to stay: NGT

Ban on old diesel vehicles in Delhi to stay: NGT Bansal, said if the appointments are not made at the "earliest", then after December 9, the NGT will have only two judicial members as against 10 members provided under the law. The green panel said the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises has failed to prove that the use of 10-year-old vehicles will not be harmful to the health of people. [Full Article...]

American businessman Martin Shakirli was jailed for "feeling" Hillary — Financial Times

American businessman Martin Shakirli was jailed for He faces up to 20 years in prison, though the term could end up being shorter under federal sentencing guidelines, the AP reports. He had been let loose on the public once again after paying $5 million in bail, but Shkreli - who has been described as both a "greedy little man" and "snake" and a " dick " - couldn't help himself. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom terror arrests hit record high in wake of attacks

United Kingdom terror arrests hit record high in wake of attacks The number of terror-related arrests in the United Kingdom has surged by 68% in a single year, new figures reveal, hitting a record high. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks in Westminster , Manchester , and London Bridge . [Full Article...]

Giants WR Odell Beckham: Going in the right direction

Giants WR Odell Beckham: Going in the right direction Since it happened just before the right side of the offensive line was introduced , we now know that we can blame RG John Jerry of Ole Miss and Bobby Hart of Florida State for the sack of Manning. Fluker to play right tackle. This is seven straight games, dating back to last season, when the Giants couldn't crack 20 points. NY started 2016 with a win at AT&T Stadium, but that is the only time... [Full Article...]

Biafra: Arewa Youths urge all northerners to ignore Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB

Biafra: Arewa Youths urge all northerners to ignore Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB The coalition's spokesman Abdulazeez Suleiman told a press conference in Kano it has facts and evidence of incitement to violence and possible mass atrocity, crimes or even genocide against the north by the IPOB. Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has extended the three days curfew imposed on Aba the commercial hub of the State to Friday, September 15, 2017. [Full Article...]

Puppies Infect Humans With Bacterial Illness

Puppies Infect Humans With Bacterial Illness Thirty-nine people in the USA contracted an infection called Campylobacter from puppies this year, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention said in an outbreak notice on Monday. However, there are cases of complications which led to paralysis and even death. People with weakened immune systems, such as infants, the elderly and people with cancer or other severe illnesses, are most at ... [Full Article...]

Unemployment at lowest level since 1975

Unemployment at lowest level since 1975 The employment rate also rose by 0.5% to a record high of 75.3% on the quarter. "The employment rate (the proportion of people aged from 16 to 64 who were in work) was 75.3 per cent, the highest since comparable records began in 1971", the Office of National Statistics (ONS) said in a statement. [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14  Next »