Canadian GDP unexpectedly fell in Aug amid industry shutdowns

Manufacturing shrank a full 1 per cent in the month, while mining, oil and gas shrank 0.8 per cent. The negative August print on Canadian GDP comes after output stalled in July. The central bank suggested future rate hikes were still likely, but no... More..

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Kentucky hospitals receive an A in new safety report
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Kentucky hospitals receive an A in new safety report

The Leapfrog Hospital group; a national patient safety watchdog, assigns hospital Safety Grades. Mercy Hospital in Downtown Bakersfield received a "D" grade. Overall, New Jersey ranked 11th among all states, wi...More..

by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

26 civilians killed in Saudi-led airstrike on hotel in Yemen

The remarks came after Yemen's Houthi Shia militia claimed earlier Wednesday that at least 29 civilians were killed in a coalition air raid, the Houthi-affiliated Saba news agency reported. Saudi Arabia reject...More..

Dad Goes Viral For Soothing Newborn Getting His First Shots
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Dad Goes Viral For Soothing Newborn Getting His First Shots

The video shows Lee telling his first child to "stay strong" as he comforts the tiny tot. 'It was very hard, ' Lee told ABC News of 57-year-old Anthony Lee's passing. More..

Shah Rukh Khan's birthday
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Shah Rukh Khan's birthday

Buddy and filmmaker Karan Johar is already posting photographs on his Instagram from SRK's Alibaug home. Sidharth Malhotra kicked things off with this picture from a helipad before arriving in Alibaug. Earl...More..

Should Investors Take a Bite out of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)?
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Should Investors Take a Bite out of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)?

Swiss National Bank lifted its holdings in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 27.3% in the first quarter. Synovus Financial Corp's holdings in Walgreens Boots Alliance were worth $1,313,000 as of its most recent SEC f...More..

FDA approves new treatment for adults with mantle cell lymphoma
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

FDA approves new treatment for adults with mantle cell lymphoma

AstraZeneca's drug was approved using the Accelerated Approval pathway, under which FDA may approve drugs for serious conditions where there is unmet medical need and a drug is shown to have certain effects tha...More..

Woman Sues Sephora After Claiming Lipstick Gave Her Herpes
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Woman Sues Sephora After Claiming Lipstick Gave Her Herpes

A woman is suing Sephora after she allegedly contracted herpes from a sample tube of lipstick . "[The woman] is suing the cosmetics chain for the emotional distress over an "incurable lifelong affliction" ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Alzheimer's: Protein from outside the brain may be involved

Alzheimer's may be a disease of the brain but now, research has found that it could start anywhere in the body before making its way to the brain. The researchers joined a normal mouse with a partner that was g...More..

DDCA Commits Factual Blunder While Honouring Sehwag
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

DDCA Commits Factual Blunder While Honouring Sehwag

Speaking to the media, an overwhelmed Sehwag was quoted as saying, "It's an honor to have a gate named after me at Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in New Delhi ". "I feel very fortunate and would like to thank the ...More..

by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Keck Hospital of USC Earns an "A" Grade for Patient Safety

The Hospital Safety grades, ranging from A to F, rate how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, injuries, errors and infections. About a third of hospitals overall earned an "A" from Leapfrog: 832 of ...More..

Teal Pumpkin Project makes Halloween safe for children with food allergies
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Teal Pumpkin Project makes Halloween safe for children with food allergies

But when you're out and about, you might notice a different colored pumpkin at some houses. If a "Teal" pumpkin is placed on a porch, it means non-food treats are available at that house. But with the Teal Pum...More..

Black licorice may be a tricky treat for your heart, FDA advises
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Black licorice may be a tricky treat for your heart, FDA advises

That can lead to abnormal heart rhythms, elevated blood pressure levels, edema, lethargy, and - in the most extreme cases - to congestive heart failure! A warning has been issued about eating too much bl...More..

Georgia boy, 2, blocked from getting father's kidney, is rushed to hospital
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Georgia boy, 2, blocked from getting father's kidney, is rushed to hospital

While the child's father, Anthony Dickerson, is a ideal match, Emory University Hospital has postponed the transplant following Dickerson's arrest for a parole violation. His family shared this picture of him...More..

Doctor Used An iPhone To Diagnose His Own Cancer
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Doctor Used An iPhone To Diagnose His Own Cancer

Jonathan Rothberg, the founder and chairman of Butterfly Network , said in a company news release about the device. That much was confirmed when a U.S. "Offering a unique blend of affordability, diagnostic v...More..

Long-term use of Tylenol in pregnancy tied to ADHD
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Long-term use of Tylenol in pregnancy tied to ADHD

For now, Chambers stressed that pregnant women should not be scared off from using acetaminophen for a fever-since an untreated fever could carry risks. He said understanding more than causation is important fo...More..

by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Health Department: It's not too late to get the flu shot

Anyone close to those vulnerable people, as well as healthcare workers, are also particularly affected. Quebec Public Health Minister Lucie Charlebois said the vaccine is free for individuals who are more at ...More..

Sheriff's department to take sex offenders off streets
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Sheriff's department to take sex offenders off streets

Last Halloween, law enforcement conducted checks on 220 registered offenders, yielding nine total arrests for violations like possession of pornography, children's items, holiday decorations and illegal narco...More..

Buhari Sacks Babachir Lawal, Appoints Boss Mustapha as SGF
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Buhari Sacks Babachir Lawal, Appoints Boss Mustapha as SGF

Prof Itse Sagay, also commended the president for the decision which he described as long overdue. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, stated this on Monday during his ap...More..

Steelers, Lions tied in first quarter in Detroit
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

Steelers, Lions tied in first quarter in Detroit

Jim Caldwell opted to go for it. Matthew Stafford was sacked. The Pittsburgh Steelers running back has over 70 touches in the last two week and his heavy output figures to figures to continue in Week 8 ve...More..