Health Care

Buhari hosts APC Caucus meeting

The meeting is a prelude to the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the party billed for the party secretariat today. The National Caucus of the All P...


Finally, PMB Sacks Lawal, Oke, Appoints Mustapha New SGF

Saraki recalled that the travails of Lawal emanated from the senate when it commenced probe into the involvement of the former SGF in the alleged grass cutting ...


The hospitals getting failing grades and straight As from Leapfrog

The five states with the lowest percentage of A-grade hospitals are Washington, D.C., North Dakota, Delaware, Maryland and NY. Since 2012 when the scoring sys...


Lio Rush apologizes for tweet about WWE releasing Emma

Three notable names were announced as released by WWE today. She was sent to Tampa, Florida to work in the WWE's developmental territory known as Florida Ch...


Teal pumpkins to make Halloween safe for kids with food allergies

About one in 13 children has a food allergy. The Hess family gets pumpkins donated to them or they buy them out of their own pocket book. They didn't start t...


Jubilation as oil price heads higher

Crude prices had pulled back Wednesday following the release of US inventory data, showing a 856,000-barrel rise in crude stockpiles in the week ended October 2...


Spain meet England in U-17 World Cup final

Abel Ruiz found the net twice followed by a Ferran Torres goal as Mali's late strike fell short of booking them a place in the finale. But Mali goalkeeper...


Health officials bracing for very busy flu season

To avoid the spread of these germs, Dr. Brahmbhatt added that cleaning your phone daily with a cloth and anti-viral cleanser will help keep you healthy on and o...


Ex School Assistant Charged of Child Sex Crime Against HIV-Positive

The 30-year-old worked as an instructional assistant at Benjamin Stoddert Middle School and track coach at La Plata High School. Bell is accused of recording ...


64 percent of Americans support legalizing marijuana

New polling indicates that more Americans support marijuana legalization than they have in almost 50 years. The percentage of Gallup respondents who support leg...


NY State Bans E-Cigarette Use Where Tobacco Smoking Is Prohibited

In July , Cuomo signed legislation that immediately banned the use of e-cigarettes on all public and private school grounds in ny state. Jeff Seyler, execu...


Malayalam Director IV Sasi Passes Away in Chennai

Apart from Malayalam , he also has an experience in directing the movie in other languages such as Tamil and Hindi. In fact, I.V. Sasi was one of the top dir...


Towie's Gemma Collins considers suing after on-stage tumble

She wore her hair in a high bun and had plenty of make-up on to make sure she was camera ready. "She went, 'Look, it's all well having a laugh and a joke abou...


Sgt. La David Johnson's Widow: Trump's Phone Call 'Made Me Cry'

Mr Trump's call of condolence made headlines when Democratic congresswoman Frederica Wilson - who had heard it along with the family - accused him of insensit...


Georgia Lawmaker Suggests Quarantining People Who Are HIV Positive

However, Price is not the first Republican to propose quarantining people with HIV . The wife of ex-Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price is tryi...


20th annual breast cancer walk in Harrisburg

Also displayed is their Pink Bear "Hope" and a Cherry Blossom Wishing Tree where the public can write messages of hope and encouragement to others affected by b...


'Missing' Lahore journalist Zeenat Shehzadi recovered after two years

The newly appointed National Accountability Bureau chief said that some non-state actors and enemy agencies had kidnapped her and she was recovered from them, a...


Local unemployment rate falls, state rate stays steady

The preliminary nonfarm payroll jobs estimate for ME was up 3,400 jobs from a year earlier to 621,200 jobs in September, the department said. But the Nebraska...


Alarm over decline in flying insects

Three years later, scientists are still trying to warn the public of the seriousness of the issue, calling the loss of wildlife a " biological annihilation " in...


Air, Water Pollution Kills Millions across the Globe

Welfare losses due to pollution are estimated to cost more than United States dollars 4.6 trillion each year, equivalent to 6.2 per cent of global economic outp...


Portis Suspended Eight Games After Fight In Practice

Mirotic later underwent tests and was diagnosed with a concussion in addition to a broken jaw and facial fractures from the fight. Bobby Portis punched Ni...


While in jail, Talwars gave medical service for free, refused remuneration: Jailor

There was mayhem on the road outside the jail with media persons scrambling to capture the Talwar couple walking out. File image of Aarushi's parents, Nupur a...


Hacker codenamed 'Alf' from Home and Away stole data from defence subcontractor

Intelligence agency, the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) revealed details of the hack , through the technology news website ZDNet , on Wednesday, after i...


Jay Shah Should Come Clean And Face The Probe, Says Kapil Sibal

Jay Shah's businesses are done in full honesty and all taxes are paid", he said. "Jay Shah has chose to file criminal and civil defamation suit against the auth...


No Guarantees Nigeria Will Beat Zambia, Says Moses

I'm confident that we will get the desired result because the handlers know what they want and they know how to get the result. Ezenwa, who to AOIFootball.com...


Walmart Acquires New York Delivery Company Parcel

Parcel is a 24/7 operation that delivers packages the same day, overnight and in scheduled two-hour windows. The financial terms of the deal were not disclose...


How to help: Donations pour in after mass shooting rocks Las Vegas

The incident has been tagged the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history. One of the clearest immediate needs was for blood donations and the Las Vega...


Trump Attacks San Juan Mayor Who Criticized Hurricane Response

She also drove past still-flooded streets, twisted billboards and roofs with gaping holes, and offered encouragement to some of the emergency personnel the US g...


Nearly Half of Abortions Around the World Are Unsafe

In North America, 99 percent of procedures were considered safe. In countries where abortion is either completely banned or legal only when it is to protect a w...


Treatment restores signs of awareness in brain-injured man

But this is the first time that doctors attempted to treat a vegetative patient with the technique. Because the vagus nerve connects so many critical brain ar...


AA:US urges 'unified Iraq' as country's Kurds vote

More than an hour before polls closed, the Kurdish Rudaw TV station said that at least 73 percent of eligible voters had taken part in the poll. The dispute...


Ghana beat arch-rivals Nigeria to win WAFU Cup of Nations

Stephen Sarfo , who won the Golden Boot and was crowned Man of the Match, opened the goal feast a minute before halftime, before a 59th-minute goal by Vin...


Brutal Moeen century sets up thumping England win to seal ODI series

Click play on the video above to see highlights of Ali's hundred, the second fastest by an England player in ODI cricket, including all eight of his sixes! O...


Donald Trump to Stephen Curry: Consider Your White House Invitation 'Withdrawn'

Curry, the two-time NBA MVP, told a press conference Friday that he thinks the Warriors can "inspire some change" by not going to the White House . On Saturd...


Bengaluru: Kidnapped Son of IT Officer Found Dead Near Rachenahalli Lake

Police had initially said Sharath could have gone on a Ladakh trip on his new motorcycle, but it turned out that his childhood friend and accomplices had kidnap...


West Nile virus patient dies in IL

No further information on the victim was released. IDPH announced the first 2017 West Nile case in the state on July 20. Residents can also use DEET-based rep...


Man Due In Court In 1992 Agawam Rape, Murder

Gary Schara, of West Springfield, Massachusetts , was taken into custody in CT and charged with the abduction, rape and killing of 24-year-old Lisa Ziegert , ...


India Seeks Deportation of Rohingya for Security Reasons

Lawyer Prashant Bhushan, representing the Rohingya at the Supreme Court hearing, said the Indian constitution "provides equal rights and liberty to every person...


MI teacher assaults student for not standing during pledge

And in this particular case, a black sixth-grader out of MI says he was assaulted by his homeroom teacher all because he was exercising his rights and declined...


I-75 to remain open as Santa Fe River flood threat dissipates

The closure would impact thousands of evacuees who are now returning home to central and south Florida following Hurricane Irma. The Florida Department of Tra...


As Rohingya Flee Violence, Myanmar's Leader Cancels UN Meeting

Myanmar has accused the Rohingya of burning their own homes and villages - a claim the United Nations criticised as a "complete denial of reality". Critics ...


Sweden holds the largest war games in 20 years

Thousands of flat-bed wagons have been used over the past few months to transport an army of Russian troops, tanks and other heavy equipment to Belarus , the fo...


Limbaugh evacuates South Florida after claiming Hurricane Irma was a liberal hoax

Last Tuesday on his program , Limbaugh argued that the way the liberal media covers hurricanes is yet another calculated effort created to stoke fear and crysta...


Developing story: Two dead, many trapped as Delhi landfill caves in

The Fire Brigade and National Disaster Response Force teams arrived later and fished out vehicles with the help of cranes. Rescue workers also managed to save...


PCB ban Sharjeel for five years

A statement from PCB chairman Najam Sethi read: "The anti-corruption tribunal verdict against Sharjeel Khan is a vindication of our policy of zero tolerance...


Another Mosquito Pool Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

According to CDC, most people (70-80 percent) infected with WNV show no symptoms at all. Four other probable causes of the virus have appeared in OH this year...


FDA Approves First Gene Therapy in the United States

With the treatments available now, fewer than 10 percent of patients with the relapsed, hard-to-treat leukemia are alive five years after diagnosis. The immun...


Trump directs Mattis to implement transgender ban in military

It gives those departments until January 1 to implement the new policy. Typically, trans soldiers who are now in the military began their transition after enl...


Mexico Will Pay For Wall, Trump Insists

The US, Mexico and Canada have begun formal negotiations to rework the 23-year-old trade deal that Trump blames for hundreds of thousands of lost US factory...


Levee that had been breached is fortified , say officials

With rescues continuing, that number seemed certain to grow. Harvey made landfall as a category four hurricane before diminishing, but even with the drop in...