Stories about Medical

Dec 29 2017

Control over video games or controlled by video games?

The 11th version of the ICD is due out in 2018, and experts have finally settled on a first draft . According to the University of Bergen, Norway study, excessive gaming...

Dec 27 2017

Erie, Pennsylvania gets record 34 inches of snow in 24 hours

Monday, according to the weather service . The previous record was 44ins that fell in Morgantown in March 1958. Due to the massive snowfall, the Pennsylvania Departmen...

Dec 22 2017

Health officials report 'widespread' flu in Kentucky

Officials say flu activity began earlier this season than usual. State health officials continue to encourage people to get flu shots as a way to avoid the illness. The...

Dec 21 2017

Colin Kaepernick wants in on Panthers ownership

He added that the team will neither begin the sale process nor entertain any inquiries until "the very last game is played". Richardson also allegedly used a racial slur ...

Dec 20 2017

Local gas prices retreat to pre-Harvey levels

Meanwhile in South Florida, prices under $2.30 can be commonly found in competitive areas, including in Lake Worth along Lake Worth Road, Military Trail, Congress Avenue ...

Dec 19 2017

Amtrak Train Derails, Crashes Onto Interstate In Washington

Pictures from the scene showed one train auto overturned and crushed on the interstate highway and another dangling down from the overpass above. The Amtrak 501 train ...

Dec 15 2017

Two Dead After Shooting At Penn State Beaver

Officials said an employee at Penn State Beaver was led outside by her estranged husband, where he shot her in the parking lot and then shot and killed himself. Police ...

Dec 13 2017

The Flu Shot Is Not Just About You

During last years flu season, less than 50 percent of people in the USA reported having been vaccinated by the end of November, according to the CDC. We also researched...

Dec 13 2017

Carson Wentz Injury: Eagles Confirm QB Tore ACL, Ending MVP Candidate's Season

The New York Giants will face possibly the toughest team on their remaining schedule when they host the 11-2 Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday at MetLife Stadium. His f...

Dec 08 2017

Warning about flu season issued

But what the figures do suggest is that at the current rate, the flu season is likely to peak before the holidays, DeMaria said. "I hear it might be a heavier flu seaso...

Dec 05 2017

Turtle Creek Mall host event for Autistic children

Evan Flannery has Sensory Processing Disorder and Autism. "He doesn't like crowds", said parent Angie Flannery. Getting the kids to the mall to see Santa can be a has...

Nov 26 2017

Former USA Gymnastics Dr. Larry Nassar pleads guilty to sexually abusing girls

I just want healing, it's time. He also said USA Gymnastics officials should be investigated - possibly by an Federal Bureau of Investigation task force - citing laws...

Nov 25 2017

Coffee Is Officially Good For You (Again)

The study was led Robin Poole , a public health specialist at the University of Southampton . The conclusion was made after doing an "umbrella review" of 201 observa...

Nov 21 2017

Want To Live Longer? Scientists Say You Should Get A Dog

The researchers reported that dog owners who lived alone were 11 percent less likely to die of heart disease and a third less likely to die from any cause, compared wit...

Nov 19 2017

World's First Human Head Transplant Successfully Carried Out, Claims Surgeon

Only past year, Dr Ren had successfully grafted a head onto a monkey's body, the report said. "For a long time nature has dictated the rules to us.We are born, we grow,...

Nov 18 2017

Clinton: Threat Of Special Counsel For Uranium Deal Is 'Politicization' Of DOJ

Frank Giustra, the company founder, 'says he sold his stake in the company back in 2007, ' three years before the uranium/Russia deal and 'a year and a half before Hilla...

Nov 15 2017

FDA approves first 'digital pill' to track patients

A patient ingests the pill, and a sensor inside the pill activates when it reaches the stomach fluids, sending a message to a wearable patch. And Otsuka is aware that A...

Nov 14 2017

Few Cases of Cardiac Arrest Occur During Sex

The researchers then identified which cases were connected to sex, which they classified as an event that occurred within an hour of the sex itself. The findings, by a ...

Nov 09 2017

Cancer Doctors Cite Risks of Drinking Alcohol

For its research, ASCO reviewed earlier studied and made the conclusion that 5.5% of all of the new cancers as well as 5.8% of cancer deaths around the world could be at...

Nov 05 2017

Michigan State upsets Penn State after lengthy delay

Weather delays have turned the Penn State-Michigan State game into an all-day event. It was the second straight week sophomore quarterback Brian Lewerke threw for 400...