Stories about Health Care

Aug 30 2017

Rohingya Refugees Storm Bangladeshi Border as Pushback Fails

Thai immigration police told Reuters in May that people-smuggling across the border from Myanmar to Thailand was rising despite the crackdown . An upsurge in fightin...

Aug 27 2017

Death tolls rises to 41 in two Brazil boat wrecks

A passenger boat carrying about 70 people sank in the northern Brazilian state of Pará, with at least seven people confirmed dead, authorities said on Wednesday. The vess...

Aug 27 2017

Couple says sonogram shows 'Jesus' watching over their baby girl

In fact, Smith and Zeek say Jesus showed up in their baby's ultrasound image. "I blinked a lot, to kinda make sure I was really seeing it..." Regardless of the response...

Aug 27 2017

McDonald's vows antibiotics-free chicken but no clarity on China

McDonald's is another step closer to going antibiotic free. McDonald's Corp MCD.N on Wednesday said that it would begin curbing the use of the high value human antibiot...

Aug 26 2017

Major health insurer exposes HIV status of more than 12000 customers

However, a photo (above) of the mailing provided by Legal Action Center and the AIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania shows more information was visible. Friedman said t...

Aug 26 2017

Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations starts in Mumbai

Preparations for Ganesh Chaturthi are on at Bohra Ganesh ji temple, Pracheen Paala Ganesh ji, Jaada Ganesh ji, Mava Ganesh ji, Dudhiya Ganesh ji, Sarv Siddhi Vinayak an...

Aug 25 2017

Gas prices dip as summer supplies grow: AAA

GasBuddy reports the national average has increased 3.7 cents a gallon in the last month. Prices at the pump began to fall last week , demonstrating the trend of ris...

Aug 25 2017

Australia: Danish Crown Prince denied entry to Brisbane bar

In Tuesday's press conference, Mr Stewart defended the need for identification scanning and argued that staff at the bar had full intentions of allowing Prince Frederick ...

Aug 24 2017

Trafigura and UCP buy 49% of Essar Oil

Rosneft had announced in December that it would close the deal within a few weeks, but the sale got delayed owing to lenders insisting that their debts with Essar be cle...

Aug 23 2017

E-cigs lead teenagers to smoking, survey suggests

But the researchers call for caution in interpreting the survey data on which the findings are based: while vaping prevalence has increased in the United Kingdom, smoking...

Aug 22 2017

Pennsylvania State Troopers shot and wounded

Investigators said when the suspect, Clarence Belsar, 26, saw the troopers approaching, he began walking away and ignored commands to stop. Witnesses said one trooper s...

Aug 21 2017

Hundreds missing in Sierra Leone mudslides likely dead

Many people in the communities hit by the disaster said the emergency response had been too slow. The Office of National Security warned people of the danger from the n...

Aug 21 2017

3-Mile-Wide Asteroid Set to Pass by Earth Sept. 1

It will be visible to small telescopes for several nights in late August and early September. Florence, named for Florence Nightingale, was first discovered in March of...

Aug 21 2017

Hotel security chief molests woman employee, tries to go physical

In the CCTV footage , the security manager was seen pulling the victim's saree and trying to undress her. The victim, who had been working in the guest section of the ho...

Aug 21 2017

Sailor saved comrade during USS Fitzgerald collision; top commanders removed for 'mistakes'

Sean Babbitt and Master Chief Petty Officer Brice Baldwin would also be removed after the Navy "lost trust and confidence in their ability to lead". One pertinent issue...

Aug 20 2017

Peanut allergy cured in majority of children in immunotherapy trial

Professor Mimi Tang, who pioneered PPOIT, said her team will now research whether the children who've benefitted from the treatment report "improved quality of life"....

Aug 20 2017

USA police gear up for right-wing rally in Boston

Organizers of the " Boston Free Speech Rally" have said their event has nothing to do with white nationalism, but many, including mayor Marty Walsh, fear there could be ...

Aug 19 2017

Vaping teens 4 times more likely to smoke

While many advocates of e-cigarettes claim that vaping can be used as a method to curtail smoking habits, the research actually found that using e-cigarettes was likely t...

Aug 19 2017

Delhi woman fired for accusing boss of molestation

Though the incident took place on July 29 at the Pride Plaza hotel , it came to light on August 17, when the hotel authorities sacked her and another employee who helped...

Aug 18 2017

Fatal Drug Overdoses on Rise in Teens

While the rate of teen boys overdosing dropped dramatically in the last decade, the rate of overdoses among girls held steady and then increased in the last two years. Sh...