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FDA puts restrictions on Essure over safety concerns

The FDA's restrictions will limit the sale of Essure only to healthcare facilities that provide full information about the device's risks and benefits, the agency added. In the procedure, a health care provider inserts flexible coils through the vagi...

Conor McGregor turns himself in following Barclays Center scrum

On Wednesday, White said the UFC would take back McGregor's lightweight title, which would be awarded to the victor of Saturday's UFC 223 fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Max Holloway in NY. UFC President Dana White said Friday he sp...

President Trump Expresses Confidence in Fair Resolution to Trade Dispute with China

The additionally tariffs were now being contemplated "in mild of China's unfair retaliation" against sooner US transaction activities, that contained an estimated $50 billion of tariffs on Chinese goods, Trump said in a White House announcement on Th...

Ever space hotel will launch in 2021

At a cost of approximately ₹62 crores ($9.5 million) per head, this space hotel will welcome its first batch of guests in 2022 for a 12-day space experience. Virgin Galactic prepares shorter tourist flights in space (costing around 250,000 per perso...

Saudi set to open 350 cinema theatres by 2030

ATR value of 0.72 measure stock volatility. For example, if the P/E ratio of a stock is 20 times earnings, an analyst compares that P/E ratio to other companies in the same industry and to the ratio for the broader market. It is meant to chart the cu...

Porter Adventist Hospital pausing all surgeries

The initial investigation centers around people who had orthopedic or spine surgery over an 18-month period and could be at risk for Hepatitis B , Hepatitis C or HIV. "We continue to maintain that the risk of infection to patients is extremely...

Here's how eating pasta could actually help you to lose weight

John Sievenpiper said in the press release . It's a great news for pasta lovers. Chocolate, red wine and now pasta can all help you lose weight , apparently. The stories telling you these foods are basically magic, are usually a far cry from the sc...

Body of missing CDC employee Timothy Cunningham found

Timothy Cunningham , a 35-year-old Harvard-educated leader within the nation's health protection agency, was found dead late Tuesday night in the Chattahoochee River, which runs near his home, police said Thursday. A Centers for Disease Control and...

Kratom tainted with salmonella faces mandatory FDA recall

Three other companies have already issued voluntarily recalls, and the FDA has warned consumers not to consume any kratom-containing products . To date, PDX Aromatics , NutriZone and Tamarack Inc. It informed the company that the agency could order...

Gay dating app investigated for sharing users' HIV results

As the HIV information is transferred alongside Global Positioning System, phone ID data and email, users could be identified along with their HIV status, according to Antoine Pultier, a researcher at Norwegian non-profit organisation SINTEF , which...

Relationship between legal cannabis and opioid prescribing examined

The two studies were published online April 2 in JAMA Internal Medicine . Alongside three colleagues, he researched folks who had easier access to medical marijuana and found that they would be less likely to get prescription opioids.

State health department links death to synthetic marijuana

The health department says the victim is the 38th person in IL to become ill in recent weeks after using what is called K2, Spice or fake weed . Scary news out of IL: there has been at least one death and multiple hospitalizations linked to sy...

Israel's Netanyahu puts African migrant deal with UNHCR on hold

Under the deal with the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Israel said it plans to relocate more than 16,000 migrants to Western countries, from the 35,000 to 40,000 who have arrived mostly from dictatorial Eritrea and war-torn Sudan. This has ende...

Understanding The Autism Spectrum Disorder

In the United States , one in every 68 school children are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD ), and according to the CDC , it's 4.5 times more prevalent among boys than girls. In fact, the most recent criteria for an ASD diagnosis from ...

Top EPA official: Pruitt's condo rental met ethics rules

The EPA allowed Bloomberg News to review copies of canceled checks that Pruitt paid to the condo owner for using the room for roughly six months. The condo was also reportedly used by Pruitt's daughter in 2017 while she worked as an intern at the W...

Obituaries - Thursday, March 29 2018

Interment will follow at St. Agnes Cemetery. The death has occurred of Hannah Mai Frisbie (née Brosnahan), New York and Mountcollins. She worked several years at Phillips 66, Harrell Energy, and Junior Achievement before retiring to help her parent...

Folks keep tradition with 73rd annual Easter Sunrise Service

The Carteret County Ministerial Association will sponsor an Easter sunrise service from 6-7:30 a.m.at the concession stand at Fort Macon State Park. On Good Friday, a love feast is scheduled for 6 p.m. The following is a listing of churches and t...

Korea, US Begin Foal Eagle Joint Military Exercise

The allies often kick off their largest annual military exercise in late February or early March for a two-month run. The exercises - known as Foal Eagle and Key Resolve - were originally scheduled for earlier this year but were put off until after...

PDP Returns Favour; List 50 Top APC Leaders As Looters

PDP which ruled Nigeria from 1999 to 2015 had yesterday challenged Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to prove his repeated claims that members of the party stole the country blind when they were in power by naming those involved in the theft of national r...

IPL 11: Sunrisers Hyderabad name Alex Hales as replacement for David Warner

SRH made a decision to pick Hales who is the first and only English player till date to score a T20I century. Warner had been set to captain the Sunrisers, but resigned that role before being banned by the BCCI from playing in the tournament, o...

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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...