Stories about Health Care

Oct 03 2017

Trump calls his Puerto Rico critics 'ingrates'

The Vermont lawmaker says on CNN that Trump's tweeting from his "fancy golf club" in New Jersey attacking San Juan mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz "is unspeakable". Cof...

Oct 01 2017

Popular Wellness Blogger Fined For Faking Terminal Brain Cancer Cure

Gibson , seen here allegedly eating "vegan donuts", built a small social media empire pushing dangerously unfounded ideas, including how she cured the cancer she never ...

Oct 01 2017

Get FREE coffee from your favorite chains today

You need to get a membership, which is $1 per year. It is to be noted that not all locations in the US may be participating in the event. - Illy is offering 5 coffee...

Oct 01 2017

Carmelo Anthony astonished that done deal with Rockets didn't go through

On NBA draft night, the Cavaliers were close to completing a set of trades that would have sent Anthony and George to Cleveland, Kevin Love to Denver Nuggets an...

Oct 01 2017

Half of all abortions carried out in unsafe conditions

Slightly more than 14% of abortions performed worldwide were classified as the least safe, which meant they were provided by someone who was untrained and used unsafe...

Sep 30 2017

In meet with Arun Jaitley, beleaguered industry, exporters raise GST concerns

The finance minister said that the government gave opportunity to people to come clean about their accounts held overseas. They are said to suggest e-wallet facility. Exp...

Sep 29 2017

Saudi ladies celebrate right to drive

Al-Sharif, 38, has long campaigned for women's rights in Saudi Arabia and this year published a memoir "Daring To Drive", which became a worldwide bestseller. A middle- t...

Sep 28 2017

Police to take over polling stations in Catalonia to thwart independence ballot

Catalonia's Parliament on September 6 passed a bill enabling the independence referendum to be held on October 1. Spain's government said on Tuesday police wou...

Sep 27 2017

Labour to propose debt cap, helping millions in debt spiral

Construction and business leaders have questioned shadow chancellor John McDonnell's proposal to scrap private finance initiatives, take all current PFIs "in-house" and...

Sep 27 2017

For Rohingya Muslim child refugees, too many losses to count

Charles Santiago says Asean can not continue "pussyfooting" about the targeted violence against the Rohingya community. The United Nations says more than 400,000 Rohing...

Sep 27 2017

Bangladesh imposes mobile phone ban on Rohingya refugees

Yet another Rohingya leader commented on how nearly 40,000 refugees - now present in India - are at a risk of expulsion, following the fresh series of attacks. The once...

Sep 26 2017

Eman Ahmed, world's heaviest woman, dies at Abu Dhabi hospital

In October, Muffazal Lakdawala, a bariatric surgeon in India , reached out to the family to offer his assistance pro bono. She was undergoing treatment at the Saifee Hos...

Sep 25 2017

Bengaluru: Kidnapped son of Income Tax officer killed, body found near lake

Claiming that he had learnt about the incident through media reports, he asked Sharath's sister about the family's course of action. According to police, Sharath Kumar ...

Sep 25 2017

#GPnews: Scientists develop HIV antibody protecting against 99% of strains

This new broadly neutralizing antibody binds to three different critical sites on HIV . Spikes barely change and are identical among different strains, making it pos...

Sep 24 2017

Women violently beat driver unconscious in road-rage incident, sheriff says

I just wanted the light to change, she told WFLA. "She got mad", the witness said, adding the situation escalated at Little Road and Troublecreek Road when the Scarduzi...

Sep 24 2017

West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur

Carroll lost possession to allow Harry Kane to convert a swift counter-attack, and he made it two minutes later with another quick Spurs move. That the stadium did ...

Sep 24 2017

CVS becomes first retailer to limit opioid prescriptions to 7 days

Not only will CVS Caremark only reimburse for seven days of prescriptions, but for first-time opioid prescription-fillers it will also dispense short-acting, rather tha...

Sep 24 2017

Tampa girl, 4, dies of gunshot reaching for candy

A Tampa police spokesperson tells the Washington Post it appears the shooting was accidental, but an investigation is still underway. Shane, who has two other child...

Sep 23 2017

CVS to limit opioid prescriptions to 7 days

CVS, which manages medications for almost 90 million customers at 9,700 retail locations, plans to roll out the initiatives to control opioid abuse as of February 1, 20...

Sep 23 2017

Mormon-owned BYU lifts ban on selling Coca-Cola

In 2012, the Church issued a press release that was explicit: "the Church revelation spelling out health practices ... does not mention the use of caffeine". The Utah-b...