Stories about Health Care

Мая 21 2017

Missing Australian school girl allegedly groomed by convicted killer on Snapchat

The girl had met the man who kept her captive in Guinea in January, and the pair travelled back to Australia via Paris in early April. The girl's parents had report...

Мая 21 2017

Microsoft pushes out "Patch Update" for Windows 8, XP after Ransomware Attack

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, at a meeting in Italy, said Saturday the attack was a reminder of the importance of cybersecurity. Thousands of computer systems...

Мая 20 2017

Your Doctor's Age Might Affect Your Care

Researchers from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston analyzed data from a random sample of more than 736,000 Medicare patients ages 65 and up whose cases ...

Мая 20 2017

Facebook Just Fixed Another Bug Affecting Its Ads Reporting

It was unclear how many advertisers were affected. "The impact from a billing perspective was 0.04% of ads impressions", the post stated, adding that affected adverti...

Мая 19 2017

EMS audio feed captures initial dispatches in Lancaster County school bus crash

Sixteen people were taken to hospital on May 17 after a hit-and-run driver allegedly caused a school bus to overturn. Do you think they need to tone it down? The light-...

Мая 18 2017

Police officer accidentally overdoses during drug bust

An Ohio police officer almost died from touching fentanyl when it got on his shirt during a traffic stop last week. An East Liverpool, Ohio police officer is recoveri...

Мая 17 2017

Google May Preview Its New VR Headset At I/O Conference

Reports that Google was working on such a headset have been circling since the beginning of 2016, so the company has had over a year to develop it. Since then, Google ha...

Мая 16 2017

Mom hits son for no card

The responding police officers confirmed that they saw the ripped up card at the scene, and Murphy admitted to hitting her child. When they arrived at the scene, the foun...

Мая 16 2017

Chelsea lift Premier League title in Antonio Conte's maiden season

The Italian's side finally broke through West Brom's stubborn resistance with eight minutes remaining and will now chase the double when they face Arsenal in the FA Cup...

Мая 16 2017

Amidst global ransomware attack, new versions of WannaCry emerge

The attack is unique, according to Europol, because it combines ransomware with a worm function, meaning once one machine is infected, the entire internal network is scan...

Мая 16 2017

Nigeria will soon experience abundance under Buhari - Northern clerics

As the dust settles on the controversy somewhat generated by President Muhammadu Buhari's letter to the National Assembly concerning his trip, the United Kingdom (UK) a...

Мая 15 2017

ICJ hearing on Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence from Monday

Pakistan has denied consular access to Jadhav on 16 occasions. A set of recommendations has been sent to the Prime Ministers Office and the Foreign Office, strategising h...

Мая 15 2017

Doctors Warn of Painful Parasite Hiding in Your Sushi

The condition came out to be signs of Anisakiasis , which when further investigated revealed that the man had consumed sushi . In some cases anisakis simplex, or ...

Мая 15 2017

North Korea accuses US, South Korea of assassination attempt

The statement , carried by North Korea's official news agency and read on state TV, didn't describe how the alleged plot was broken up or give the full name of the Nor...

Мая 14 2017

Mother's Day rain, then a big warm-up

The weather improves Saturday afternoon with sunshine returning, and expect a cool start for Sunday morning! Tonight: Steadier rain is likely to push into D.C.by ...

Мая 14 2017

Why is Minnesota experiencing the worst measles outbreak in almost 30 years?

But as the measles outbreak rages, the latest updates suggest a developing community pushback against misinformation. An outbreak of measles that has sickened 51 people...

Мая 13 2017

Sessions Tells Prosecutors To Seek 'Most Serious' Charges, Stricter Sentences

In fact, Sessions has already begun doing that: "Our nation needs to say clearly once again that using drugs is bad", he told law enforcement in a speech earlier this y...

Мая 13 2017

Heroin epidemic pushing up hepatitis C infections in US

Rural counties seem hardest hit, researcher says . Unlike hepatitis A and B, there's no vaccine for hepatitis C and it can be fatal if not treated. The Indiana State ...

Мая 13 2017

Person dies of Ebola virus in Congo: Health Ministry

The WHO and partners are supporting Congo's Ministry of Health in the response, including epidemiological investigation, surveillance, logistics and supplies, communica...

Мая 13 2017

Mental Note of the Day (Mental Health Awareness month)

So why do so many African-Americans neglect their mental health? That said, as much as people understand mental illness, we still have a long way to go when it comes to a...