Health Care

Google link offers assistance to self-diagnose depression

Google link offers assistance to self-diagnose depression To ensure the test's accuracy, Google partnered with the National Alliance on Mental Illness . For many, Google has become the go-to search engine for anything and everything. In a blog post about the move, Google set the stage for a guest post about the condition - which affects one in five Americans - from the National Alliance on Mental Illness . [Full Article...]

Curfew relaxed in Punjab, Haryana towns

Curfew relaxed in Punjab, Haryana towns Any attempt to foment trouble in the state will be dealt with an iron hand, he said, adding that a security blanket had been put in place across the state. The situation in Haryana was assessed at present to be under control, though it is being carefully monitored. "Restoration of peace and harmony should the first priority now". [Full Article...]

India's top court bans Islamic instant divorce

India's top court bans Islamic instant divorce The government had termed all the three forms of divorce among the Muslim community -- talaq-e-biddat, talaq hasan and talaq ahsan, as "unilateral" and "extra-judicial". We will continue to fight against any attempt to trample them, at every level", its statement said. The batch of pleas had also challenged the constitutional validity of other practices like " nikah halala " and polygamy a... [Full Article...]

Patriots' Julian Edelman limps off field with apparent knee injury

Patriots' Julian Edelman limps off field with apparent knee injury All of this came in the first two minutes of the game. He led the Patriots in 2016 with 98 receptions and 1,106 yards. Not only will the Patriots coaching staff want to get Gillislee some game-speed reps with Tom Brady and the rest of the Patriots offense, but the team is down one of its other top backs. [Full Article...]

Ezekiel Elliott Expected to Make Preseason Debut for Cowboys

Ezekiel Elliott Expected to Make Preseason Debut for Cowboys Despite there being several witnesses who spoke to police and signed sworn affidavits that call into question several key parts of Thompson's claims against Elliott, the NFL's decision basically says it believes her version of what happened over Elliott. [Full Article...]

Aetna mailing breached HIV privacy of customers

Aetna mailing breached HIV privacy of customers Problem is, Aetna sent those letters out in envelopes that revealed that the recipients is HIV positive. They want the insurer to show what corrective measures are being taken. "These privacy violations have caused incalculable harm to Aetna beneficiaries", the attorneys wrote. "I know of someone who has been kicked out of his home because somebody who saw his envelope learned his HIV statu... [Full Article...]

More Voters Trust Media Over Trump

More Voters Trust Media Over Trump Two-thirds of USA registered voters fear that President Donald Trump's "words and actions could get us accidentally involved in an worldwide conflict،' according to a new poll، Daily Mail reported". Prejudice against minority groups is a "very serious" problem, 50 percent of voters say, while 31 percent say it is "somewhat serious", a new high for these numbers. [Full Article...]

High school friendships have long-lasting effects on your mental health

High school friendships have long-lasting effects on your mental health Narr, a Ph.D. candidate in clinical psychology at the University of Virginia who led the study , said in a news release . Though the mental health effects of close friendships and popularity become more apparent in the long run when the individuals are already young adults, they do not particularly show any short-term mental health effects and changes. [Full Article...]

John Kelly Restricts Which Family Members Can See Trump on a Whim

Trump's wife, Melania, and 11-year-old son, Barron, are exceptions to Kelly's new West Wing policy, the New York Times reported. Saying that prior to his arrival, the Oval Office had become a "policymaking free-for-all", the report states Kelly's goal is to get the president to "conform to White House decision-making norms". [Full Article...]

McDonald's Will Stop Buying Chicken Treated With Antibiotics. Here's Why That Matters

McDonald's Will Stop Buying Chicken Treated With Antibiotics. Here's Why That Matters As of January 2018, the policy will also apply to McDonald's chickens in Brazil, Canada, Japan, South Korea and Europe. The global policy falls short of eliminating all medically important antibiotics. Phasing out the use of antibiotics used in human medicine is critical, experts say, because of growing resistance and fear of massive public health issues. [Full Article...]

Those criticizing new cut-off points are ignorant of facts - JAMB

Those criticizing new cut-off points are ignorant of facts - JAMB The President of NANS, Chinonso Obasi in a statement on Thursday, threatened that the decision would be resisted if JAMB refused to adhere to the status quo. Nigeria has re-introduced the Post Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination as a university admission pre-condition a year after it was scrapped. [Full Article...]

West Nile virus is spreading

West Nile virus is spreading Seventy to 80 percent of people who become infected with West Nile virus do not develop any symptoms, and are not impacted in any way. The risk of people contracting West Nile virus may be rising, as a mosquito species that is more likely to bite humans has been found to carry the disease, according to Philip Armstrong, medical entomologist at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station . [Full Article...]

Human Remains Found After USS McCain Crash Not of Missing Sailors - Navy

Human Remains Found After USS McCain Crash Not of Missing Sailors - Navy Yesterday, US Navy and Marine divers found human remains inside sealed sections of the damaged hull of the USS John S McCain , which is moored at Singapore's Changi Naval Base. The RMN discovered the remains while searching the area where the guided-missile destroyer collided with a merchant vessel Alnic MC early Monday morning. [Full Article...]

A Swedish journalist, a submarine and a murder

A Swedish journalist, a submarine and a murder Thirty-year-old Wall was last seen alive on August 10 aboard Danish inventor Peter Madsen's submarine, the UC3 Nautilus , which police believe he intentionally sank off Denmark's eastern coast the following day. Kim Wall is being remembered as a passionate journalist, a world traveller, a quirky fashionista and a good friend. Most recently, Wall has spent a lot of time in China and he... [Full Article...]

Everton forward Wayne Rooney announces England retirement

Everton forward Wayne Rooney announces England retirement Every time I was selected as a player or captain was a real privilege and I thank everyone who helped me. "He probably is", Lineker said, referring to whether Rooney is under-appreciated. "Now I want to focus all my energies on helping them be successful". Rooney's first global goal followed against Macedonia that September and the following summer his outstanding performances led to a place i... [Full Article...]

Large Amounts of Vitamin B Linked to Lung Cancer

Large Amounts of Vitamin B Linked to Lung Cancer Among men, taking B6 and B12 from only individual supplement sources was associated with a 30% to 40% increase in risk for lung cancer . When researchers evaluated 10-year average supplement doses, results revealed a near-doubling of lung cancer risk among men in the highest categories of vitamin B6 supplementation ( 20 mg per day, HR = 1.82; 95% CI, 1.25-2.65) and vitamin B12 supplementation... [Full Article...]

Jackpot! Woman wins $417 million in lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson

Jackpot! Woman wins $417 million in lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson She said , "The company sympathizes with women suffering from ovarian cancer that scientific evidence supports the safety of Johnson's baby powder". The study went on to say, "In 2006, a meta-analysis of 21 studies reported an approximately 35 percent increase in risk with genital exposure to talc and an earlier meta-analysis had similar findings". [Full Article...]

Will Cleveland Browns players continue to protest during national anthem?

Will Cleveland Browns players continue to protest during national anthem? We wanted to draw attention to the fact that there are things in the country that still need to change. Rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer, who stood next to the kneeling players, tells reporters he wanted to support his teammates. "Just the other day, guys started to talk about it", DeValve said. In explaining his decision, Britt cited Bennett's earlier assertion that white players needed to join... [Full Article...]

Study Finds Too Many Babies Still Sleeping Unsafely

Study Finds Too Many Babies Still Sleeping Unsafely But the pace of decline has leveled off. It's not that moms don't know this life-saving sleep safety tip, though - the study surveyed 3,297 mothers with children from 2-6 months and found that how women meant to put their babies to sleep didn't always match up in practice. [Full Article...]

Boko Haram use of child bombers soars

Boko Haram use of child bombers soars UNICEF stated that the figure this year is already four times higher than it was in 2016. "The agency said that children used as human bombs were above all victims, not perpetrators ", he added. The Boko Haram terror campaign in Nigeria is in its eighth year and has so far killed more than 20,000 and forced the displacement of over two million people. [Full Article...]


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