Medicine

Research tells us why yawning is so contagious

The 36 participants were asked to view video clips of other people yawning and were instructed to resist yawning or allow themselves to yawn; the number of thei...


Mumbai Building Collapse Kills At Least Seven

Other media say more than a dozen others were missing and feared trapped beneath a huge mound of mud, broken concrete slabs and twisted steel girders. Bhendi Ba...


MS Dhoni reaches 300 ODIs: Watch his best ODI innings

Jadhav has picked three wickets in the series so far. By the end of the 29th over, they had put on 219 in 165 balls. Hardik Pandya is on the strike next. 10...


First cases of West Nile Virus for 2017 found in MI

A spike is being seen in dead birds with WNV. "Mosquito-borne illnesses are spread through the bite of an infected mosquito", said Dr. William Grow, MD, FACP,...


Sergio Aguero: Bournemouth steward claims Man City player 'struck' him

Jesus , perhaps unlike the predatory Aguero, is a complete striker, who creates for others as well helping himself to his fair share of goals. The Chilean plund...


West Nile virus confirmed in Lexington

West Nile fever generally resolves itself without treatment, but risky brain infections such as encephalitis or meningitis can develop in 1 out of 150 people. L...


Yemen facing 'triple tragedy' of conflict, cholera, famine, United Nations says

Since 2015, Yemen has been the site of a devastating war between the Saudi-backed government and Huthi rebels allied with Iran. The airport is held by the reb...


Apple Watch will ship 20M units next year

Since Apple doesn't share Apple Watch sales and shipment numbers, the estimates are coming from parts suppliers. This product could be one of the catalysts to h...


Arkansas Identifies 2 Cases of West Nile Virus

About a month ago, DCPH reported the first case in a Little Elm resident. OH reported 17 human cases of West Nile virus previous year. "Between 80-90 perc...


FDA Reports That 5 People Have Died After Weight Loss Balloon Treatments

Obesity balloons were being used in five post-surgical deaths that all occurred within a month of the device being implanted, the U.S. Food and Drug Administ...


Mylan NV Sees Unusually High Options Volume (MYL)

Zacks Investment Research raised Mylan N.V. from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, May 25th. Mylan and its rivals that...


U.S. expels Cuban diplomats after American personnel in Cuba report 'physical symptoms'

The Cuban government has assured the USA that it is investigating and will take appropriate measures, officials said. "Initially, when they'd started reporting ...


Marines still missing after Osprey goes into water

Apart from the three missing Marines , 23 other personnel aboard the aircraft had been rescued. The craft has been involved in several crashes in recent... P...


FTSE rises but tobacco stocks slump on United States crackdown

This would be just the first step in a sweeping review of the tobacco industry's regulations by the agency, with the goal of encouraging the development of ne...


Scientists prepare for rare phenomenon during total solar eclipse

The astronomical feat happens when the sun, moon and Earth align completely. The August total eclipse is hitting superstar status thanks to its high-profile p...


NYPD responds to Trump comments on using force during arrests

One man was taken into custody after it was discovered he had been deported from the country on two previous occasions, officials say. The Suffolk County Pol...


Hamburg Attacker Was Known To Authorities

Torsten Voss, Hamburg state's chief of the Constitutional Protection Office, said the suspect was one of 800 registered Islamists under observation in Hambur...


Charlie Gard: The public battle and 'raw' personal grief

British Prime Minister Theresa May said she was saddened by his death and sent her thoughts and prayers to his parents. "My thoughts and prayers with Charlie's ...


Grand closure of campaign in support of the Constituent Assembly in Venezuela

At least four people were killed in last week's general strike. Thousands of Venezuelans loaded with heavy bags have crossed the border into Colombia this w...


Couple Doses Newborn With Drugs At Hospital To Hide Infant's Addiction Withdrawal

As the investigation into the couple continued, the deputy assigned to the case "learned from (the Utah Division of Child and Family Services) that the two ...