Stories about Health Care

Jul 10 2016

Cancer immunotherapy trial halted after patient deaths

One of study's researchers says that more than 300 patients have been treated with similar therapies in the US, without reports of brain swelling. For now, the trial is o...

Jul 10 2016

Jeff Walz and Wade Houston reflect on the passing of Pat Summitt

Smallwood says that fear many players shared at first slowly melted into trust, compassion and love for Coach Summitt that she says will stick with her forever. Tennessee...

Jul 10 2016

Strong jobs report sends stocks higher

Financial stocks on the S&P 500 , which would benefit from a rate hike, gained 1.9 percent. In intraday trade, it rose as high as 2131.71, climbing above its record cl...

Jul 10 2016

Xavi will present the trophy to Euro 2016 winner

I want to show the whole of France that we want to fight for them". We don't want to win to get our own back at people. "The key is believing, never stop believing, cor...

Jul 10 2016

Dwyane Wade speaks out on racial violence, aims for change

Install on iOS or Android . It's the first of two surprising moves in free agency, the second being the Bulls signing Chicago native Dwyane Wade to a two-year de...

Jul 10 2016

Five arrested in Louisiana after autistic woman found in cage

The lesson here is there are some sick individuals in this world, and there are some sick individuals in Tangipahoa Parish. According to the TPSO, Raylaine Knope, 40; T...

Jul 10 2016

I'm going to be a father, says Russell Brand

My Mum bought me this. In the selfie, Brand's holding up a copy of The Expectant Dad's Handbook , with his eyes peeking over the top of the pages. Time to get ready! ...

Jul 10 2016

Missing rings don't mean the end!' Hayden Panettiere plays down split rumours

Hayden's on-off relationship with the 40-year-old pro boxer began in 2009, but they split in 2011. On Thursday (7 July) the actress shared a black and white photo of he...

Jul 10 2016

IN sued over ultrasound 18 hours before abortion rule

Ken Falk, legal director for the American Civil Liberties Union of IN, said a lawsuit the organization filed on Thursday challenging a new IN abortion regulation was "ver...

Jul 10 2016

Genes which raise risk of prostate cancer discovered by scientists

In the study , the researchers have looked for mutations in DNA-repair genes such as BRCA1 and BRCA2. Also, the gene mutation is inheritable. Kinzler, Papadopoulos, Vo...

Jul 10 2016

Brexit vote roils London real estate market

It was the second time this week that Osborne met with senior officials in the banking sector, hoping to ensure confidence in markets rattled by the June 23 vote to leav...

Jul 10 2016

Russia expels 2 US diplomats in retaliation for US evictions

Another diplomat was "also a CIA operative", Ryabkov said, Reuters and the AFP news agency reported. "After their unfriendly step, two employees of the United States em...

Jul 10 2016

Sanders stalls in effort to oppose trade deal in platform

The survey found 56 percent of registered voters believe Clinton is "personally qualified to be president" and 30 percent said the same about Trump. They added that it ...

Jul 10 2016

First Zika-related death occurs in US

In parts of the US where mosquitoes are prone to carry the Zika virus , health officials have not found Zika-carrying mosquitos among them, according to Deseret New...

Jul 09 2016

Donald Trump points to 'Frozen' book in defense of controversial tweet

On Saturday, Trump's team had tweeted out an image that included a six-pointed star, a photo of Hillary Clinton on top of a pile of money with the words "Most Corrupt...

Jul 09 2016

Study of promising cancer therapy halted due to deaths

According to STAT News , early safety studies with a single chemo drug showed promise, "but adding fludarabine in other immunotherapy trials improved outcomes with ...

Jul 09 2016

Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes banned from running labs for two years

As for Holmes: "She's radioactive at this point", Gordon says. Theranos has been under investigation by civil and criminal authorities for months amid questions over ...

Jul 09 2016

CAS upholds swimmer Park's appeal, cleared for Rio

Park, the victor of the Olympic gold medal in the 400 metres freestyle at Beijing 2008, was contesting the KOC law, which forbids athletes from representing any national ...

Jul 09 2016

Hayden Panettiere Hits Back at Claims of Relationship Troubles

She wrote that being spotted without an engagement ring does not necessarily mean that a relationship has ended. The mum-of-one is referring to recent photos that eme...

Jul 09 2016

Number of Women Diagnosed with HPV-Related Cancers on the Rise

The Canadian Cancer Society reports that most HPV infections (about 70 per cent) go away without treatment within one to two years but that persistent infection can c...