UN agency stops work with ambassador Maria Sharapova

Sharapova the best, ' added the statement. It was "one of her proudest contracts ever ". Sharapova's work with the United Nations focused mainly on helping survivors of the 1986 Chernobyl disaster, but links to her profile on the UN's official web... More..

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'Outstanding' BBC presenter Cliff Michelmore dies at age of 96
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

'Outstanding' BBC presenter Cliff Michelmore dies at age of 96

His work included hosting the BBC's coverage of the Apollo moon landings and general election results program , the popular So You Think specials and presenting Family Favorites on BBC radio with his wife Jea...More..

Anti-Trump protesters gather in New York
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Anti-Trump protesters gather in New York

At a quarter after 1 p.m., the crowd moved into Central Park and a short time later began walking down Central Park South, bound for Trump's campaign headquarters on Fifth Avenue. Trump took the stage an hour l...More..

Broncos, two other teams involved in Kaepernick trade talks
by | Saturday, March 19, 2016

Broncos, two other teams involved in Kaepernick trade talks

This has made the Browns an even less attractive destination for Kaepernick. Harbaugh came to Kaepernick's defense as to why his career has stalled. If he stays with the 49ers In 2016, Kaepernick will be play...More..

Maple syrup could cure Alzheimer's disease
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Maple syrup could cure Alzheimer's disease

The other research presented at the symposium showed that a pure maple syrup extract prevented the fibrillation (tangling) of beta amyloid proteins and exerted neuroprotective effects in rodent's microgli...More..

Alarming discovery: Zika Virus is doing this to fetuses
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Alarming discovery: Zika Virus is doing this to fetuses

They also discovered that these infected cells replicate the Zika virus , posing potential treatment problems. A separate case study reported last week in the journal PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases descr...More..

CDC Releases New Opioid Prescription Guidelines
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

CDC Releases New Opioid Prescription Guidelines

They hope is that doctors will reserve powerful painkillers for things like end of life treatment and cancer patients. "Doctors want to help patients in pain and are anxious about opioid misuse and addictio...More..

GW Pharmaceuticals Gets Positive Result for Cannabis-based Epilepsy Drug
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

GW Pharmaceuticals Gets Positive Result for Cannabis-based Epilepsy Drug

GW has a second trial in play - involving 150 patients - which is due to generate results in the second half of the year. Currently, there are no FDA-approved therapies for Dravet syndrome. The U.K. study was...More..

'Teen Mom' star Catelynn Lowell enters rehab for anxiety, depression
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

'Teen Mom' star Catelynn Lowell enters rehab for anxiety, depression

In one message, the 24-year-old told fans that even though she thought she was so strong, she really wasn't. Catelynn confirmed she was seeking treatment for anxiety and depression, and rubbished claims s...More..

by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

CDC Issues New Guidelines for Opioid Prescriptions

CDC Director Dr. Thomas Frieden stated in an editorial published in The New England Journal of Medicine that more research is needed to understand and confirm the effects and safety of opiod drugs with regard...More..

North Korea sentences American student to 15 years' hard labour
by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

North Korea sentences American student to 15 years' hard labour

In February, Warmbier appeared in a tearful filmed confession on North Korean state television, a common practice Pyongyang employs when it has detained foreigners. On Tuesday, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

CDC issues new opioid guidelines

We see that there is an increased risk of auto crashes, death from overdose. That's the bottom line. "The risks of addiction and death are very well documented for these medications". Frieden recalled that back...More..

Watch Donald Trump Slam
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Watch Donald Trump Slam "Disgusting Reporters" in His Florida Victory Speech

Following the alleged assault of Breitbart reporter Michelle Fields, Corey Lewandowski has suddenly been thrust into the spotlight of the billionaire's increasingly violent and concerning presidential candida...More..

Celator Pharmaceuticals Inc (CPXX) to Release Earnings on Tuesday
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Celator Pharmaceuticals Inc (CPXX) to Release Earnings on Tuesday

Celator Pharmaceuticals Inc  (NASDAQ:CPXX) shares opened at $1.54 in the last session and had intraday high of $1.90 and low of $1.51 for a higher than normal intra-day volatility. The rate of serious side effe...More..

First generic version of Viagra approved by FDA
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

First generic version of Viagra approved by FDA

Viagra earned Pfizer almost $1.3 billion in revenue past year, with 97% of that coming from the USA market. The company has been selling generic Viagra in the European Union since 2013. Sold under the brand nam...More..

Batman vs. Superman Dawn of Justice Trailer
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Batman vs. Superman Dawn of Justice Trailer

The "300" director stated that R-rated cut version will feature Jena Malone's character in an extended scene in the film. "Wait, do I own this one or is that the other guy?" Deadline  is reporting from sourc...More..

Police search for shooters, motive in Pittsburgh-area shooting
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Police search for shooters, motive in Pittsburgh-area shooting

Officials said there was a party occurring in the home at the time of the shooting. The injured were "still in very critical condition", he said, adding that they were cooperating with police, who had intervi...More..

The GOP race is going down to the wire in Ohio
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The GOP race is going down to the wire in Ohio

Despite long odds, Rubio insists he's focused only on winning his party's 2016 presidential nomination. The poll of 405 likely Florida voters was conducted over telephone from March 11 to March 13 and h...More..

Peyton Manning Thanks Wife Ashley & Kids During Emotional Retirement Speech
by | Monday, March 14, 2016

Peyton Manning Thanks Wife Ashley & Kids During Emotional Retirement Speech

God bless all of you". "This is a joyous day, and nothing can overtake from this day", he said. Manning declined to address in detail a recent rehashing of a sexual harassment claim from his days at Tenness...More..

Splenda linked to leukemia, tumors
by | Monday, March 14, 2016

Splenda linked to leukemia, tumors

The research team came to their findings after experimenting on Swiss mice. According to UPI , Splenda was introduced in 1999 as a healthier alternative sweetener option. Splenda , in its defense, released i...More..