Stories about Health Care

Mar 23 2017

Trump Associates Caught Repeatedly in Incidental Surveillance, Intel Chairman Says

The chairman of the committee, Devin Nunes , said members of Trump's transition team had been under surveillance - comments that the committee's top Democrat, Adam Schif...

Mar 23 2017

With Sears' future in doubt, vendors begin pulling back

At this point, the stores are doing all they can to stay afloat but have expressed "substantial doubt" about chances of survival. In Canada, Sears operates separately f...

Mar 22 2017

'Piggy bank' turtle slips into coma after op to remove coins

The weight of the money inside her had cracked her underside shell and threatened a fatal infection. Veterinarian Nantarika Chansue removed the coins March 6 in an se...

Mar 22 2017

DHS releases names of jails that won't hold immigrants

The list reported 206 instances nationwide in which local law enforcement agencies declined an ICE request to detain someone for deportation from January 28 to Februar...

Mar 22 2017

Thailand and Philippines agree to strengthen military links

The bill restoring the death penalty must still be passed by the Senate but Duterte's allies also make up the majority in this chamber. Speaking to the Filipino communi...

Mar 21 2017

Amgen's cholesterol drug shows positive effect in cardiovascular outcomes study

The drug reduces cholesterol-specifically, low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol that can build up in artery walls-by blocking an enzyme known as PCSK9, which would o...

Mar 20 2017

George Osborne appointed as EDITOR of Evening Standard

They will meet this Thursday on George Osborne's new role. The MP for Tatton now has a total of six highly paid jobs including his constituency work, as editor of the E...

Mar 20 2017

Kazakhstan's Golovkin unifies world middleweight title

Saturday, March 18, one of the most feared punchers in the fight game, Gennady Golovkin, will enter the ring once again and attempt to keep his ideal resume intact as he ...

Mar 20 2017

Chris Collins loses his mind on missed goaltending call, gets costly tech

As Pardon was finishing his shot, Gonzaga freshman Zach Collins' hand went through the rim and denied the opportunity. Collins was hit with a technical four seconds later...

Mar 20 2017

NCAA tournament Midwest Region runback: Michigan State crushes Miami on Friday

Devonte' Graham (13.2 points) and Svi Mykhailiuk (9.8) are three-point threats who free things up inside for Jackson and Mason to drive. A three-pointer from the logo and...

Mar 19 2017

'Bathroom bill' heads to House after clearing final Senate hurdle

The Senate committee's amendment would also give priority to children in IN foster care to enroll in the state's pre-K program, and remove a provision requiring two ann...

Mar 19 2017

Hogs Hold Off Seton Hall In Opening Round Of NCAA Tournament

But Seton Hall coach Kevin Willard said the context of the situation should be taken into account. At that point, the Razorbacks chose to turn up the heat. Angel Delgad...

Mar 19 2017

1 dead, 1 seriously injured as planes collide near Montreal: minister

One of the planes crashed in the parking lot, while the other hit the roof. One witness said she was anxious one of the planes was going to crash in front of the building...

Mar 18 2017

Britain grants first licence to use "three-person baby" technique in treatment

A so far unnamed woman will undergo mitochondrial replacement therapy treatment at the Newcastle Fertility at Life clinic. It is thought that only a small minority of...

Mar 17 2017

Children help you live longer, says study

For instance, childless men aged 90 had a death risk of 17.7 percent, compared to 16.2 percent for men of the same age with children. The researchers determined that ...

Mar 17 2017

Senate confirms Trump pick to head Medicare and Medicaid

Verma will head the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, an agency that oversees health insurance programs covering more than 130 million Americans. The Indian-Ameri...

Mar 16 2017

Bird Flu Cases Probed in One of the Largest US Chicken States

Samples from all three sites were sent to the USDA National Veterinary Services Laboratories in Ames, Iowa. "The health of poultry is critically important at this time,...

Mar 16 2017

The number of high schoolers using E-Cigs doubles

Andrew Cuomo said in a prepared statement. While cigarette smoking among NY high school students is at a record low, electronic cigarette use among this age group is so...

Mar 16 2017

Face-planting Jack Russell wins hearts with adorably bad dog show run

Olly, who was rehomed by animal charity Blue Cross, amused onlookers during an adorably shambolic attempt at the competitive course. "He's going the wrong way, but it doe...

Mar 15 2017

Zika Virus Could Impact Two More Florida Counties

Scientists think that Zika is able to survive inside of sperm for around 6 months after contracting the virus. "Testing for tissue donors, including semen donors, is not ...