Medical

United States cancer death rates are dropping

For more than two decades, the rate of Americans dying from cancer has dropped every year. New cancer cases are still predicted to affect more than 1.7 millio...


Madera Community Hospital reducing patient visitation due to spike in flu diagnoses

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting the fourth and fifth flu-related deaths in Dallas County for the 2017-18 season. "This is particularly imp...


"Gaming Disorder" to be classified as a mental health disorder in 2018

The entry says gaming disorder may manifest as impaired control over gaming frequency, intensity and duration, increasing priority given to gaming over other ...


9th Circuit Says President Trump's Third Travel Ban Violates Federal Law

The court, which heard oral arguments in the case last month, ruled that Trump exceeded his authority in issuing the September 24 travel ban proclamation....


Papa John's CEO Resigns After Condemning NFL Anthem Protests

Schnatter placed blame on slowing pizza sales on the outcry surrounding players kneeling during the national anthem. "The NFL has hurt us", Schnatter said. Pa...


FDNY: 4 People Killed, 10 Others Hurt in Brooklyn House Fire

A 40-year-old woman, an 11-year-old boy, a 7-year-old boy and a 3-year-old girl died in the fire, according to cops. Knowing there was a family inside, the fi...


Turkey says regrets to see veto of United Nations resolution on Jerusalem

Russian Federation is offering to play the role of an "honest moderator" in the Israel-Palestine conflict after the United States vetoed a UN Security Council r...


Iran reacts to US Powell-Style allegations show

It "might as well have had "Made in Iran" stickers" on it, she said, adding that Iran was violating United Nations resolutions. "It was made in Iran then sent...


Flu Is Now 'Prevalent' In New York

Andrew Murry, information about the flu shared during the Fairfield County Fair and information sharing via social media. "Some regions see more flu A, whic...


Congress' top Democrats ditch Trump meet after tweet

Schumer and Pelosi said: "Given that the president doesn't see a deal between Democrats and the White House, we believe the best path forward is to continue n...


England discover their group opponents for Russia

On Friday, the World Cup draw also pitted the North Africans against Belgium and Panama . "But even the draw today will be exciting for the fans". "Belgiu...


Congressman steps down from top post amid sexual harassment investigation

Conyers has acknowledged the payout, which he amounted to a severance package, but he denied the allegations about what it was for. Conyers is 88 years old, and...


3-4 cups of coffee have more healthy benefits than harm

Drinking moderate amounts of coffee - about three or four cups a day - is more likely to benefit our health than harm it, our latest research shows. This in...


Latest Sexual Assault Charges Against Bill Clinton Might Stick, Journalist Says

The women were reportedly Burkle employees at the time. The news was also confirmed by a member from Clinton's legal team, as reported in the Daily Mail b...


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

The last couple of times, women drivers and two-wheeler motorists were exempted from the odd-even scheme but this time; these motorists will not be exempt fro...


Disneyland shuts down 2 cooling towers after Legionnaires' disease cases

There has been one death - the person had not visited the theme park. The 12 patients are between ages 52 and 94, and 10 were hospitalized, she said. It is tr...


Drinking Alcohol Can Cause Cancer, Doctors Warn

Dr. Loconte is the lead author of the report from the American Society of Clinical Oncology . "Although this association has been established for a long time...


FSU suspends all fraternities, sororities in wake of student's death

Fraternity and sorority chapters will not be able to hold new member events, council or chapter meetings, chapter organized tailgates, chapter events such as so...


Camden County Offering Free Flu Shots to Residents

Dr. Quinlisk says the flu is a respiratory illness caused by viruses. Maryland is preparing for a busy flu season, including Harford County, the department ...


White House denies role in Whitefish contract

The company is headquartered in the town of Whitefish, the hometown of US Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. Ramos said the company contacted Puerto Rico's Electr...