Resident likely infected with Zika in Texas, state officials say

A statement Wednesday by the Texas Department of State Health Services says the person hasn't traveled outside his home area recently, so the virus was probably transmitted by a mosquito in the last few months. In pregnant women, the infection can ca... More..

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Charlie Gard's parents decide son should spend final days in hospice
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Charlie Gard's parents decide son should spend final days in hospice

In his thoughtful July 21 op-ed, " What to do for little Charlie Gard ", Charles Krauthammer eloquently expressed the anguish and heartache that any parent would feel when hope has diminished for a beloved chil...More..

Sussex experts make bold new claim over antibiotics
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Sussex experts make bold new claim over antibiotics

When it comes to taking antibiotics, doctors always recommend that patients complete the entire course of the prescription, regardless of whether or not the symptoms have disappeared. Once the rest of the infec...More..

Christian Legal Centre 'grateful' for employment tribunal ruling
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Christian Legal Centre 'grateful' for employment tribunal ruling

Official statistics show that the number of cases taken by workers has dropped by almost 70% since the fees were introduced, with TUC research showing the fall was especially high in cases involving part-time w...More..

Two hurricanes, tropical storm in Pacific far off Mexico coast
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Two hurricanes, tropical storm in Pacific far off Mexico coast

National Hurricane Center says it is likely to reach major hurricane status within the coming days, meaning at least Category 3, with winds stronger than 178 km/h. Of the three Eastern Pacific Ocean tropical cy...More..

Sugary drinks with meals reduce fat metabolism
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Sugary drinks with meals reduce fat metabolism

Jiantao Ma, a postdoctoral fellow at the National Institutes of Health. Soda is not the only drink to pin the blame on though, as Americans consume sugar-laden fruit drinks, sports drinks, and sweetened waters,...More..

Terror funding: All 7 Hurriyat leaders sent to 10-day NIA custody
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Terror funding: All 7 Hurriyat leaders sent to 10-day NIA custody

Hailing NIA's action against the separatist leaders, Shiv Sena leader Anil Desai said nation wants that there should be stringent legal proceeding against the arrested leaders. Besides Shah, who is Geelani's so...More..

Big day for KK Venugopal as Supreme Court hears privacy case today
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Big day for KK Venugopal as Supreme Court hears privacy case today

Kapil Sibal arguing before the nine-judge bench also comprising Justices J Chelameswar, S A Bobde, R K Agrawal, Rohinton Fali Nariman, Abhay Manohar Sapre, D Y Chandrachud, Sanjay Kishan Kaul and S Abdul Nazeer...More..

Eli Lilly and (NYSE:LLY) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Eli Lilly and (NYSE:LLY) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

Bedrijfstakpensioenfonds Voor De Media Pno holds 2.01% in Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE: LLY ) or 212,100 shares. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of Eli Lilly and by 3.1% in the first qu...More..

Charmi approaches High Court over drugs issue
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Charmi approaches High Court over drugs issue

The actress' lawyer Vishnuvardhan Reddy told reporters that the court also directed officials to quiz her between 10 am and 5 pm. Justice A Rajsekhar Reddy also said that officials can not collect blood, hair...More..

Low vaccination rates in United States have economic, public health impact
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Low vaccination rates in United States have economic, public health impact

Currently, all 50 U.S. states require the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine and other vaccinations prior to enrolling a child in daycare of elementary school. Economic costs per measles case came from p...More..

New HIV infections fall by 44% in Swaziland
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

New HIV infections fall by 44% in Swaziland

NIAID and the National Institute of Mental Health, both groups under the NIH, supported the study . Tests found the virus was not capable of reproducing in her immune system cells. It started in 2014 in South...More..

ICRC: 600000 Yemenis could contract cholera in '17
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

ICRC: 600000 Yemenis could contract cholera in '17

Cholera infection first became epidemic in Yemen last October and spread until December, when it dwindled. Maurer posted a video showing him driving on unpaved roads to Taiz and tweeted: "The city is encircle...More..

South African nine year old third child 'virtually cured' of HIV
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

South African nine year old third child 'virtually cured' of HIV

In 2007, after he developed leukemia in addition to his HIV , doctors destroyed Brown's immune system with radiation and chemotherapy and replaced it through a bone-marrow transplant from an elite controller. ...More..

Division in Labour's top ranks over customs union
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Division in Labour's top ranks over customs union

One suggestion being discussed is of a link similar to that of Norway, which has access to the single market, is outside the customs union but continues to work under some EU laws. "Other countries like Turkey ...More..

Bank of England warns lenders of complacency over consumer credit
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Bank of England warns lenders of complacency over consumer credit

Consumer credit has surged over the past year, with outstanding vehicle loans, credit card balance transfers and personal loans up by a massive 10 per cent, compared to incomes which have risen by only 1.5 per ...More..

Dog walking could be prescribed for older people to boost activity
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Dog walking could be prescribed for older people to boost activity

They say Global Positioning System should prescribe dog walking to the elderly to help keep them fit . To do that they got 3123 people aged 49 to 91 to wear pedometers for seven consecutive days during wakin...More..

Papayas Linked to Salmonella Outbreak in 12 States, Including Minnesota
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Papayas Linked to Salmonella Outbreak in 12 States, Including Minnesota

Most of the cases were reported in five eastern states: NY (13), New Jersey (12), Virginia (6), Maryland (5), and Pennsylvania (4). There have also been cases reported in Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusett...More..

New sunfish species discovered in NZ waters
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

New sunfish species discovered in NZ waters

Marianne Nyegaard, of the Murdoch University in Australia , and colleagues, however, have finally identified and described this new species that they said has been hiding in plain sight for centuries. Nyegaard...More..

by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Building in Mumbai collapses, more than 30 feared trapped

At least four people were killed in two incidents in April and August previous year when buildings collapsed in the city. It is a major incident according to the Mumbai Fire Brigade, The Financial Expressreport...More..