Health Care

Treatment for peanut allergies could be near

Treatment for peanut allergies could be near About 2.44M shares traded or 507.52% up from the average. Companies in the Healthcare sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Aimmune Therapeutics ( NASDAQ: AIMT ) and MiMedx Group (NASDAQ: MDXG ). However, researchers say the study, conducted by California-based Aimmune Therapeutics, a biotechnology company, should not be tried at home. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARN... [Full Article...]

Melania Trump's parents' immigration status could be thanks to 'chain migration'

Melania Trump's parents' immigration status could be thanks to 'chain migration' Ironically, Trump has voiced his disdain for "chain migration" for much of his time as a candidate and president, especially lately. Viktor and Amalija Knavs have been living in the United States with green cards and have been frequently spotted in Washington since their son-in-law assumed the presidency. [Full Article...]

Irish gov't reiterates opposition to direct rule in Northern Ireland

Irish gov't reiterates opposition to direct rule in Northern Ireland In the House on Tuesday, however, she said that the issue of same-sex marriage should be left to a devolved assembly in Northern Ireland and that she would not support any move to legislate for it from Westminster . The Dup says it can not agree to a dedicated Irish language act, while Sinn Fein says that a return to direct rule from Westminster is not a possibility. [Full Article...]

Students calling out Trump, Congress on gun violence

Students calling out Trump, Congress on gun violence I have been saying this for years. "Here's the time to talk about gun control: March 24th". Gun shops raked it in after Sandy Hook and San Bernadino and Orlando and Las Vegas and Virginia Tech and Aurora and Southerland Springs and they're raking it in now, after Parkland. [Full Article...]

Woman Ordered Off Plane After Complaining About Period Pain

Woman Ordered Off Plane After Complaining About Period Pain She had described her pain as " one out of ten " according to worldwide reports and felt able to endure the seven hour flight, however without a doctor present to make a decision, the airline couldn't take the risk of carrying the woman on the lengthy flight. [Full Article...]

Majority support stricter gun laws, poll shows

Majority support stricter gun laws, poll shows The number of those polled who said they wanted stricter gun laws has been on the rise in recent years as Americans experienced deadly mass shootings in Parkland; Las Vegas; Sutherland Springs, Texas; Orlando; and San Bernardino, Calif. "In the last two months, some of the biggest surges in support for tightening gun laws comes from demographic groups you may not expect, independent voters, men, a... [Full Article...]

Trump moves to ban bump stocks

Trump moves to ban bump stocks After reports surfaced a year ago that the gunman responsible for the mass shooting in Las Vegas used a bump stock on his semi-automatic rifle, President Trump is now taking action by responding to the plea from many across the US for something to change. [Full Article...]

Serena Williams Reveals She Almost Died While Giving Birth

Serena Williams Reveals She Almost Died While Giving Birth This isn't the first time Williams has opened up about her dramatic labor, as she previously described the experience in the February edition of Vogue. After spending the first six weeks of motherhood in bed, Williams is back on her feet and sharing her baby's first moments with the masses. When they have complications like mine, there are often no drugs, health facilities or doctors to save the... [Full Article...]

Heavy Drinking Tied to Early-Onset Dementia in French Study

Heavy Drinking Tied to Early-Onset Dementia in French Study Heavy drinking is defined as consuming, on average, four to five standard drinks per day for men and approximately three drinks per day for women, according to The World Health Organization (WHO). They identified alcohol use disorders by discharge codes of mental and behavioral disorders stemming from former or current chronic, harmful alcohol use, or chronic diseases attributable to alcohol use... [Full Article...]

IL vs Michigan State basketball

IL vs Michigan State basketball With the loss, IL drops to 13-16, 3-13 in the Big Ten Conference. Miles Bridges led Michigan State (27-3) with 19 points. Cyril Langevine scored four straight points to give the Rams a 91-87 lead with 2:20 left in OT. Both teams also beat Purdue in their lone meeting, meaning MSU owns the head-to-head tie-breaker if the Spartans and Boilermakers are tied. The Fighting Illini were coming off a wi... [Full Article...]

West Point posthumously admits shooting victim Peter Wang to Class of 2025

West Point posthumously admits shooting victim Peter Wang to Class of 2025 On the day of the shooting, he was wearing his uniform for JROTC; the cadet dreamed of attending the prestigious military academy West Point after graduation. "I want people to know he died a hero". The U.S. Army Cadet Command said the JROTC Medal of Heroism is given to a cadet who does something "so exceptional and outstanding that it clearly sets the individual apart from fellow students". [Full Article...]

Fergie's Fergalicious Rendition of the National Anthem Falls Flat

Fergie's Fergalicious Rendition of the National Anthem Falls Flat If her twangy scatting style had been paired with a more appropriate song choice, like "My Humps", "Fergalicious", or really any song that isn't the national anthem or "Silent Night", she would have gotten away with it. According to NY Daily News , multiple basketball players and stars were seen smiling and laughing while Fergie attempted to sing. The Colorado Sky Sox will be hosting their An... [Full Article...]

Burma agrees to resettle 6000 stranded Rohingya refugees

Burma agrees to resettle 6000 stranded Rohingya refugees DHAKA , Bangladesh-A Bang-ladesh Cabinet minister gave a list of 8,032 Rohingya refugees to his Myanmar counterpart to begin repatriations of the Muslim minority under a November agreement between the two countries. The two countries originally agreed to begin repatriations last month, but they were delayed by concerns among aid workers and Rohingya that they would be forced to return and face u... [Full Article...]

Drinking alcohol key to living past 90, study says

Drinking alcohol key to living past 90, study says The 90+ study had participants being visited every six months by researchers who performed neurological and neuropsychological tests. Dr Kawas found that people who had roughly two glasses of beer or wine per day had an 18% reduced risk of premature death. [Full Article...]

Changing with time is our society's strength, says PM Narendra Modi

Changing with time is our society's strength, says PM Narendra Modi Addressing the gathering at Shravanabelagola , the Prime Minister said saints and seers from our land have always served society and made a positive difference. Stepping up his attack on the Congress , Modi said Governments are Constitutionally obliged to work towards progress but the Congress which ruled the country for more than 50 years had moved in the opposite direction. [Full Article...]

Boko Haram leader, Shekau escapes arrest

Boko Haram leader, Shekau escapes arrest In the statement issued on late Monday, Salihu Isa, Justice Ministry's spokesman, said 73 cases were adjourned by the special panels trying the terrorism cases at a heavily guarded prison yard in central Niger state. Nobody has claimed responsibility for the attack but the use of suicide bombers in crowded areas is a hallmark of the Islamist militant group, which has killed more that 20,000 people... [Full Article...]

Accused Florida school shooter appears in court

Accused Florida school shooter appears in court A number of students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas have been vocal in their calls for gun control rather than words of comfort, with President Donald Trump agreeing to meet with Parkland students in the coming week for a listening session, although it is not clear which students will be attending the meeting. [Full Article...]

In Dieting, Low-fat Or Low-carb Are The Same

In Dieting, Low-fat Or Low-carb Are The Same Despite some earlier studies claiming that genetic variants predict whether someone has a better chance of shedding pounds on a low-carbohydrate or a low-fat diet, and despite a growing industry premised on that notion, the most rigorous study so far found no difference in weight loss between overweight people on diets that "matched" their genotype and those on diets that didn't. [Full Article...]

Salmonella Outbreak Possibly Connected to Opioid Substitute

Salmonella Outbreak Possibly Connected to Opioid Substitute Eleven people have gone to the hospital, but so far no one has died. Health officials have not identified any common brands or suppliers of products containing kratom associated with this outbreak. Kratom is a plant native to Southeast Asia that is typically brewed in tea, chewed, smoked or ingested in capsules, according to the CDC. Kratom is also known by the names Thang, Ketum, Biak, Thom a... [Full Article...]

Flu Cases Rising in Texas Panhandle

Flu Cases Rising in Texas Panhandle Local teachers are taking precautions to help eliminate the spread of the flu. Locally, 24 hospitalizations have reported in LeFlore County. Some people also experience vomiting or diarrhea. [Full Article...]


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