Stories about Medical

Mar 08 2018

Kevin Love Panic Attack Discussed by Cleveland Cavaliers Forward

Kevin Love first became aware that he was struggling with something just this year, right after halftime in a game against the Hawks on November 5th. "It's so important ...

Mar 08 2018

CDC Head on Opioid Report: 'This Is a Wake-Up Call'

The exact number was not released. The continued increase in overdoses amid a coordinated effort to bring down opioid deaths is a troubling sign of the stubborn strangleh...

Mar 07 2018

Despite Headlines and Interventions, Opioid Overdoses Surge

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and released Tuesday. "Long before we receive data from death certificates, emergency department data can point to alarming ...

Mar 07 2018

E-cigarettes expose teens to cancer-causing chemicals

Lead author Mark L. Rubinstein , M.D., a professor of pediatrics at UCSF, said in a press release, "Teenagers need to be warned that the vapor produced by e-cigare...

Mar 06 2018

Listeria Outbreak Causes Millions in Losses in South Africa

A key concern is that this outbreak started in a manufacturing facility owned by a large listed company, Tiger Brands (Pty) Ltd which has a good record of food manufact...

Mar 04 2018

New Way to Classify Adult-Onset Diabetes, Explained

Severe autoimmune diabetes, broadly similar to type 1 in that it affected patients at a younger age leaving them seemingly unable to produce insulin. Type 1 is an autoimm...

Mar 03 2018

Popular multi-cooker recalled due to fire hazard

The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the recall of more than 100,000 Instant Pot-branded multi-cookers. Double Insight got 107 reports of overheating, five ...

Mar 02 2018

Report says, North Korea helping Syrian chemical war

At the moment, both Pyongyang and Damascus are viewed as serious threats to stability in their respective regions and beyond. Is North Korea Supplying Chemical Weapons...

Mar 01 2018

Girl on steroids transitioning to 'male' wins second straight girls' wrestling tournament

Last season, Beggs also defeated Sanchez, 12-1, in the girls Class 6A championship a year ago. He is allowed to take the testosterone, even though State and UIL rules pro...

Mar 01 2018

Transgender boy wins girls' state wrestling title for second time

Under Texas law, athletes are required to compete against other athletes who have the same gender on their birth certificates. "All I can hope for is that they come to th...

Feb 25 2018

49ers never made a trade offer for Marcus Peters

As of the time of this writing, the haul the Chiefs received for Peters is unknown, but if they didn't come away with the Rams' top draft choice in 2018, it was probably ...

Feb 24 2018

Arizona Cardinals receive three compensatory draft picks

Prior to 2018, the Chargers have had five compensatory draft picks since 2010: A fifth-rounder in 2016, a seventh-rounder in 2012, a sixth-rounder and seventh-rounder in ...

Feb 24 2018

More monkey chants in Italy as Dortmund's Batshuayi targeted by Atalanta fans

The Belgium worldwide scored twice in BVB's 3-2 first leg win over Atalanta, which helped the Bundesliga side progress 4-3 on aggregate after drawing the second leg 1-1 o...

Feb 23 2018

Mark Cuban "sick to my stomach" over abuse allegations by Mavs employees

The Mavericks announced they have hired outside counsel to investigate the extent of this issue. That investigation will be conducted by Krutoy Law . This is like a ye...

Feb 22 2018

Louisville To Vacate Men's Basketball National Title After NCAA Ruling

For their rule violations, the NCAA ruled that the men's basketball program must vacate its records from 2011 to 2015 - including the 2013 title and a Final Four appe...

Feb 21 2018

Facebook Ads VP Backtracks on Russian Interference Comments

The sweeping indictment describes in detail an unprecedented, years-long effort by Russian Federation to interfere with the U.S. political system and the 2016 preside...

Feb 21 2018

Latvian PM's office says c.bank governor suspended pending bribery probe

And the AP has reported that the chairman of local bank Norvik, Grigory Guselnikov, says Rimsevics had asked for bribes since 2015. "I have become the target of some Latv...

Feb 21 2018

Measles cases soar across Europe, WHO urges greater immunization

The cases and deaths "are a tragedy we simply can not accept", she adds. The surge included large outbreaks (100 or more cases) in 15 of the 53 countries, but Ireland w...

Feb 20 2018

Massive uproar in Cafe assault case, Congress MLA's son surrenders

This did not prevent the BJP from calling the incident an example of "lawlessness" in the state under Congress. Congress MLA NA Haris's son Mohammed Haris Nalapad, wh...

Feb 18 2018

Thrills and Spills - A Figure Skating lesson with Olympian Adam Rippon

She finished second place in the ladies free skating, with a final score of 137.53 overall, helping Team USA to bring home a bronze medal for figure skating . It's...