Medical

E-cigarettes expose teens to cancer-causing chemicals

In the case of teenagers who used both tobacco cigarettes and e-cigarettes, the concentration of toxic chemicals in the body was three times higher than in th...


United States drug crisis deepens as opioid overdoses jump

The report calls on health departments to better inform its communities of these significant rates, as well as increase access to treatments and resources to ...


Black Panther Tops Box Office; Near A Billion

According to data from comScore , the previous Oscar weekend record was $40 million in 2010, held by Disney's "Alice in Wonderland" remake. " Black Panther...


South Africa blames food firms for world's worst listeria outbreak

The chief executive of Tiger Brands said on Monday there was no direct link between the deaths of more than 180 people who tested positive for listeria and ...


Kenyan Doctors Put Wrong Patient Under Brain Surgery

This follows a brain surgery on the wrong patient. In an effort to limit the damage following our enquiries, the hospital's chief operating officer Lily Koros...


United Nations to vote Monday on resolution that would condemn Iran

Because of Iran's backing of the Huthis and Saudi Arabia's backing of the Yemeni government, the civil war has been viewed as a proxy war between the two regi...


Four powers condemn Iran for violating arms embargo on Yemen

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said yesterday that his country is ready to discuss regional security issues with its Arab Gulf neighbours without the presence...


Kushner business secured loans from bank bigs after White House meetings

The Kushner family's real estate firm, Kushner Cos., is struggling to find the means to pay off a debt of that dollar amount due in January 2019, thanks to it...


Woman stabbed to death, man wounded at MA library

Several people in the library ran to help the woman, including a 77-year-old man who also sustained stab wounds, Boston25News reported. "She was a wonderful...


Russian Federation hacked Winter Olympics

PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 14: Bronze medalists Aleksandr Krushelnitckii and Anastasia Bryzgalova of Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation pos...


Dropbox to file for IPO with over $1.1 billion in annual revenue

Private investors have valued Dropbox, founded in 2007, at as much as $10 billion. Reports circulated last month that Dropbox had already filed confidentiall...


ESPN, NFL report Chiefs to trade Peters to Rams

The 25-year-old Peters emerged as one of the NFL's best cover cornerbacks, picking off at least five passes each of his first season in the league. Peters was...


CT joins 4-state gun coalition

Malloy said CT has a law that prevents people with protective orders against them from continuing to possess guns and buying guns, and it makes sense to share...


Danger for May from all sides over customs union

The EU will not agree to the kind of "managed divergence" Britain is believed to favour in its future relationship, sources in Brussels said on Thursday. Off th...


Flu shot during pregnancy poses no health risk to baby

U.S. doctors recommend that babies get annual flu shots starting when they're six months old and four doses of the DTaP vaccine for diphtheria, tetanus, and a...


Flu Season Shows More Signs of Slowing

Rumpf continued: "Also this year, most authorities would agree that the flu seems to have started somewhat earlier". CT health officials say 20 more people i...


Alcohol use biggest preventable risk factor for dementia onset

The French nationwide study involved more than a million hospital patients discharged with dementia and alcohol-related brain damage between 2008 and 2013...


'Ice Prince' Hanyu defies injury to retain skate crown

Hanyu is first men's skater to defend an Olympic gold in 66 years leaving behind Shoma Uno (Japan) who won silver and Javier Fernandez (Spain) who won bron...


How The Flu Kills: Top Warning Signs As Season Rages On

The health department is still recommending anyone who is eligible get a flu vaccine, Ferrell said, because Virginia experienced widespread flu activity throu...


Southampton boss Pellegrino: Stephens stepping up thanks to Van Dijk sale

Mary's. Despite climbing the Premier League table after ending a 13-game win less streak in the league on Saturday, Southampton could still find themselve...