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International Nurses' Day: Anita from Odisha among Florence Nightingale awardees

Co-ordinated in the United Kingdom by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), events will be held across the country, including in Lincolnshire where the four Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG) - East, South, South West, and West - are supporting plans ...

Doctors grow ear transplant inside soldier's arm

The treatment is just one of one of the most challenging ear buildings in the United States, inning accordance with an ABC Report, as well as enables the development of new members vessels in the cartilage material. Further, doctors also opened up he...

Florida impacted by salmonella outbreak traced to eggs sold at Publix, Walmart

The eggs went to stores and restaurants in New York, New Jersey, Colorado, Florida, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. Days later, Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. issued its own recall for 23,400 dozen eggs that it bought...

Saudi Arabia intercepts 3 missiles over Riyadh, Jizan

Colonel Turki al-Maliki blamed the Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen for the attack . The Houthis control much of northern Yemen, including the capital, and have fired dozens of missiles across the border at Saudi Arabia. Their goal is to threaten ...

This man's blood has saved 2.4 million babies

Harrison was dubbed "the man with the golden arm" for having unique properties associated with his blood plasma . That's a unsafe condition that develops when a woman has rhesus-negative blood (RhD negative) and has a baby in her womb with RhD p...

Mc Sharry clashes with HSE boss at Oireachtas Health committee

Tonight's HSE statement said Mr O'Brien made his decision in order to avoid any further impact to the delivery of health and social care services, in particular the cancer screening services. Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald has said the move "is a...

USA expresses dismay at China blocking Taiwan from attending WHA

In 2017, China blocked the WHO's invitation to Taiwan to attend the WHA as it began adopting a hardline stance on cross-Taiwan Strait relations after Presient Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) of the Democratic Progressive Party took office in May 2016. While many ...

Beware of fake statements ascribed to President Buhari

A statement by a presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu , on Monday said, "In the course of the technical stop-over for aircraft maintenance in London on his way back from Washington last week, the president had a meeting with his doctor".

Lilly adds I/O biotech Armo with $1.6B deal

The stock of Vedanta Limited (NYSE:VEDL) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 5 by Citigroup. Eli Lilly and traded up $1.35, reaching $80.62, during midday trading on Thursday, MarketBeat.com reports. The today's price of the stock is...

DRC announces 1st confirmed death from Ebola outbreak

The World Health Organisation and officials from other worldwide health groups are in the area to help contain the spread of the deadly virus . They are conducting tests, establishing a chronology of events, and working on identifying the reasons ...

Congo health ministry reports first death in Ebola outbreak

The latest outbreak is occurring in the Bikoro health zone, 400 kilometers (about 250 miles) from Mbandaka, the capital of Equateur province. There has been 21 suspected cases in total in the past five weeks. Congo notified the World Health Organizat...

Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback latest victim of unlocked vehicle burglary

Bortles had his wallet stolen from his pickup truck in a weird robbery at teammate Brandon Linder's home. Horton couldn't get it out of a packed driveway and went inside. Horton then abandoned the truck with Bortles' wallet, which was later recover...

Arvind Kejriwal's nephew arrested in connection with Rs 6 crore scam

In the PWD scam case, their company had submitted bills for purchasing materials for a construction work. The ACB had registered three FIRs including one against a company run by the chief minister's brother-in-law himself in this case on 9 May a...

Increased Infertility Linked To Fast Food Consumption And Low Fruit Intake

The study has been conducted on 5,600 women aged between 18 and 43 from Australia , New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and Ireland. Although the women who partook in the study were already pregnant when the research began, midwives in charge of ...

Calorie count rules take effect Monday

In November, the FDA issued draft guidance that addressed some of the concerns grocers raised. "Looking at the calories on menu items is fun!" One study found that from 2012 to 2013, new menu items were 56 calories lower, on average. She noted ...

IMD issues thunderstorm warning in northern and eastern India

About 13 states had been put on alert by the meteorological department and now Delhi , NCR, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, and Rajasthan have been witnessing some extreme conditions. All schools in Ghaziabad will also remain closed on Tuesday. The govern...

Great Lakes States Are a Hot Spot for Another Tick-Related Disease

People are especially grossed out because they're really, really hard to spot. If this is not an option, the CDC says to avoid going into wooded areas, use replellent with at least 20% DEET, picaridin or IR3535. Wash the area with soap and water or...

Fake Indian 'space men' arrested over NASA scam

Based on a complaint from businessman Narender that Mohan and Nitin cheated him claiming they were dealing Rice Pullers (RP) used by NASA for research. The "rice puller" copper plate, fake Hazmat suits and other protective gear have been recovered fr...

SC judge Chelameswar declines farewell

However, since the petition by the Congress MPs involved Justice Misra himself, a collective decision of the collegium in constituting the bench would have nipped in the bud the current controversy, some legal luminaries said. Justice Chelameswar was...

Government mental health plans 'failing a generation' of children

Half of school leaders appear to have cut back on their mental health support services. It will also be a place for those experiencing mental health crises to go and seek help. At any one time in B.C., approximately 84,000 children and youth, aged ...

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Sonam Kapoor - Anand Ahuja's love story

Though Ahuja couldn't accompany her, the two shared social media post expressing their distant love for each other. Sonam to all the critics responded and said, "It's a choice, a...

5 tornados confirmed from Tuesday's storm

The second report said an EF1 tornado moved along a 4.5 mile path from Southbury to Oxford . On June 9, 2011, a brief EF-1 tornado touched down in Litchfield County with straigh...

'Major game-changer': Ebola spreads to big Congo city

Helicopter and motorcycle are the only ways to reach Bikoro from Mbandaka, but an airstrip has been rapidly cleared for small planes to land with supplies. Mbandaka is about 120 ki...

Suicidal Thoughts, Attempts On The Rise Among Young People: 'It's A Critical Public-Health Crisis Right Now'

Plemmons added, "particularly in a time when mental health resources for children appear to be static, and woefully scarce across the U.S". The CDC also reported that now on...

First non-opioid treatment for withdrawals gets FDA approval

Lucemyra, an oral selective alpha 2-adrenergic receptor agonist, limits the body's output of norepinephrine, the hormone believed to play a role in symptoms of opioid withdrawal, t...

Congo's health ministry says doses of Ebola vaccine arrive

Congo's Ebola outbreak has entered "a new phase" after a case of the deadly virus was detected for the first time in the northwest city of Mbandaka, with a population of about...

Surgeon general comes to aid of passenger on Delta flight

Flight staff called for help, and Adams, along with two nurses, stepped in to help evaluate the passenger. Adams was sworn into office as the U.S. Surgeon General in September 20...

Sporting Lisbon footballers and staff attacked by gang of thugs

The incidents came at the end of a tumultuous season for Sporting, who finished third in the Primeira Liga and reached the quarter-finals of the Europa League . The assailants wer...

Coli update: You can now safely eat romaine again

The person became ill about three weeks ago and has recovered, said Phil Rooney, a spokesman for the Douglas County Health Department. DHS officials noted "it appears the romaine...

Jlloyd Samuel's family 'devastated' by ex-Premier League player's death

The ex-Aston Villa, Bolton and Cardiff defender was involved in the smash moments after dropping his children off at school at around 8am yesterday. The family of former Premier ...

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Disrupted body clock risks mental health issues

Disrupted body clock risks mental health issues

The scientists examined people's circadian rhythms , which control functions such as sleep patterns, immune systems and the release of hormones, to measure daily rest-activity rhy...

FIFPro call Peru captain World Cup ban unfair and disproportionate

FIFPro call Peru captain World Cup ban unfair and disproportionate

Guerrero was subjected to an emotional roller-coaster after testing positive following the 0-0 draw in a qualifier away to Argentina in October. World footballers' union FIFPro...

Abe seeks Trump visit after Kim talks

Abe seeks Trump visit after Kim talks

A source said that given the possible nature and objective of the visit, it is likely that Kim Yong-chol, a vice chairman of the central committee of the WPK and head of the Nor...

Trump says first lady doing 'really well,' will leave hospital in days

Trump says first lady doing 'really well,' will leave hospital in days

Melania TrumpMelania TrumpTrump blasts White House leakers as "traitors" Melania Trump undergoes kidney surgery Twitter users share immigrant success stories after Kelly says ...

Amazon Go Stores Are Coming To Chicago And San Francisco

Amazon Go Stores Are Coming To Chicago And San Francisco

The first Amazon Go store in Seattle uses cameras and sensors to track customer purchases. Other possible future locations for Amazon Go stores include Los Angeles, according t...

Californians suffered a record number of STDs in 2017

Californians suffered a record number of STDs in 2017

African-Americans reported more than twice the rate for early syphilis than caucasians. Rates of sexually transmitted diseases in California reached a record high previous ye...

Artificial Trans Fats Could Essentially Be Extinct By 2023

Artificial Trans Fats Could Essentially Be Extinct By 2023

After some deliberation, the FDA determined that food manufacturers in the USA should find alternatives to trans fats in their products. Unlike "good" unsaturated fats, trans ...

Researchers have found a way to transfer memories in snails via injection

Researchers have found a way to transfer memories in snails via injection

But there are many different types of RNA, and Glanzman's team plans to do more research to figure out determine which types most directly impact memory. The snails had been "sensi...

Jio files complain against Airtel over Apple Watch service, Airtel denies charges

Jio files complain against Airtel over Apple Watch service, Airtel denies charges

As per Morgan Stanley, the new plans of Jio focusing on post-paid clients may affect 1 for every penny of Airtel's mobile revenue in the event that the telecom real tries to ma...