Stories about Medical

Aug 03 2018

Smoking banned in public housing nationwide, effective today

She'll now have to walk farther to light up-at least 25 feet away from building entrances and not inside her apartment. Approximately 2 million people live in public ho...

Jul 11 2018

Democrats warn Trump's SCOTUS pick could impact Mueller probe

Tennessee's senators were complimentary of President Trump's pick for the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday night, but they withheld explicit support. "We knew with any ...

Jun 27 2018

Medical milestone: USA approves first marijuana-based drug, Epidiolex for seizures

The conditions typically begin in childhood, with frequent or prolonged seizures, and patients have a high risk of death from seizure-related causes and infections. The g...

Jun 15 2018

Jada Pinkett Smith talks to her mom and daughter about masturbation

And then one day, I was like, "Enough". Jada revealed she learned the tricks of self-exploration from her grandmother when she was just nine-years-old. "And I had a...

Jun 11 2018

How to have tough conversations about mental health

Ms. Spade and Mr. Bourdain are now among the approximately 45,000 suicides each year in the United States. On Thursday, the CDC announced suicide rates in most st...

May 22 2018

Andy Warhol's Interview Magazine Has Folded

Former staffers, like online editor Trey Taylor, broke the news on Twitter this morning and editor Ezra Marcus told CNN Money that the publication "folding both web...

May 18 2018

Suicidal Thoughts, Attempts On The Rise Among Young People: 'It's A Critical Public-Health Crisis Right Now'

Gregory Plemmons of Vanderbilt University told NBC News. The study, published in the journal Pediatrics , identifies which months corresponded with the highest number ...

May 18 2018

FDA Gives First Approval To Non-Opioid Treatment For Withdrawal

For those addicted to opioids, quitting cold turkey can be a harrowing experience. The drug helps with symptoms like vomiting, muscle pain, diarrhea and agitation. The ...

May 15 2018

WHO To Send Ebola Vaccine To DR Congo

The viral disease, which has no known cure although a vaccine has been successfully trialled, was first reported in 1976 in the Congo. News of the outbreak brings to mi...

May 12 2018

White House official mocks senator John McCain, says he is 'dying anyway'

Meghan McCain has not yet commented on it, but The Daily Caller reported she will address it on " The View " on Friday. A White House aide is under fire after she ...

May 11 2018

Coli outbreak tied to romaine spreads

The ongoing E. coli contamination crisis linked to romaine lettuce grown and shipped from the Yuma, Arizona, growing region shows no sign of slowing down. Most people ...

May 10 2018

Coli outbreak from romaine lettuce found in Florida

But the other 141 cases are still not linked to a farm, processor, distributor, grocery store, or restaurant. Both MDH and MDA are continuing to investigate. It may be be...

May 04 2018

American Gods season 2 begins production

The location is home not only to many unique collections but also serves as a backdrop to a pivotal moment in the series and book. "The first season was all about getti...

Apr 28 2018

Coli outbreak from romaine lettuce spreads

This is not a time to be tailoring the message to risk groups. People who have become sick with E. coli will begin to feel the symptoms between two and eight days aft...

Apr 27 2018

Palestinians: Hamas militant's body to be returned to Gaza

Israel has neither confirmed nor denied involvement. Police previously released two computer-generated images of the suspects, showing two light-skinned men with beards...

Apr 21 2018

PDP Youths Vow To Retaliate 'Lazy Tag' With Their PVCs

It would be recalled that Buhari while speaking at the Commonwealth Business Forum in Westminster, was quoted as saying that most youths prefer to do nothing because they...

Apr 14 2018

Night owls risk dying younger, should sleep in, researchers say

In the new study, scientists found owls had higher rates of diabetes , psychological disorders and neurological disorders. Naturally, premature death is a rather gri...

Apr 11 2018

Why Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is deleting his Facebook account

In an email to USA Today , Wozniak said that people entrust their personal details on Facebook which in return generates money from this information. This weekend, Appl...

Apr 09 2018

Münster terror: killer driver hits crowd in Germany's city of peace

Two people were killed when the driver mowed down dozens before killing himself. . Reul said the three dead included the perpetrator. Armin Laschet, the governor of N...