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Stories about Health Care

Jun 20 2018

Gaming disorder added to WHO's list of mental health conditions

However, Vladimir Poznyak of the WHO's Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse told New Scientist previous year, when the agency first revealed its decision t...

Jun 13 2018

Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

A little over half of the suicides, 54 percent, committed suicide with no known previous mental health issues. "These findings are disturbing", Schuchat says. "Death by...

Jun 02 2018

Roseanne: 'I Begged Them Not To Cancel The Show'

ABC canceled the hit sitcom on Tuesday after the show's biggest star, Roseanne Barr , went on a racist Twitter rant. How is Brian Ross doing? Ross, a former chief i...

May 13 2018

White House Releases Photos Of Trump Greeting Hostages

Trump said Thursday he plans to meet with Kim on June 12 in Singapore in what will be the first ever summit between a sitting US president and a North Korean leader....

May 12 2018

Number of People Infected With Ebola in DR Congo Rises to 32

Three of the 32 cases were among healthcare workers. The WHO is still waiting on approval from the DRC to use the experimental Ebola vaccine, but plans for deployment...

May 11 2018

Mental Health Month celebration planned in Solano County

Like teachers, staff in nurseries and other early years settings need mental health training so they can work with parents to promote young children's social and emotiona...

May 08 2018

Cardiff promoted to Premier League as Barnsley, Burton go down

Etheridge, who traces his Filipino roots in Tarlac through his mother, said he was "emotional" with the success of Cardiff this year and the prospect of moving into t...

May 04 2018

Govt is committed to double farmers' income by 2022: PM Modi

Modi would talk about the initiatives taken by the government for women's empowerment. "If they weren't submitted for approval then strict action should be taken not just...

May 03 2018

Colombian vet charged in US with smuggling heroin in puppies' bellies

Authorities said once the animals arrived, the drugs were removed. Andres Lopez Elorza became a fugitive in 2005 when two dozen suspected drug traffickers in Colombia ...

May 02 2018

Diseases spread by ticks, mosquitoes and fleas have more than tripled

In the time period covered by the study, nine new diseases showed up in the U.S., including seven carried by ticks , and Zika and chikungunya , which are carried ...

Apr 30 2018

Thousands of pills turned in at DEA Drug Take Back Day

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is held twice a year. There were drop off spots across the Coastal Bend. Throughout the year people can drop-off expired medi...

Apr 29 2018

Cowboys' Jason Witten retiring after 15 seasons to join MNF

But that's the only case where the timing makes sense. The NFL says Thursday's first round of the draft had the second-largest viewership ever for an opening night. A...

Apr 29 2018

Simon Harris to organise free repeat smear tests after cervical cancer controversy

She said her heart goes out to other women who are also victims of misdiagnosis and are now being alerted to an internal report on their medical case. "We have always a...

Apr 29 2018

Alfie Evans: Legal battle toddler dies

The 23-month-old child had an incurable degenerative brain condition and was at the center of a controversial legal battle over his treatment. Alfie's parents were su...

Apr 27 2018

Which everyday drugs have been linked to dementia?

In middle and older age, more people are likely to take more than one type of drug for a variety of health problems and the impacts of taking drugs long term aren't under...

Apr 27 2018

Monkey Business: Court Rules Monkey Does Not Have Copyrights Over Selfies

Randy Smith, added a partially concurring opinion , arguing that the case should be dismissed because " next friend " status - the legal relationship PETA claimed to...

Apr 26 2018

Nigeria 'unlikely to eliminate' malaria by 2030

Last year, more than 200 million people around the world were affected by the disease . According to Dr Hussam al- Soub, senior consultant at HMC's Infectious Diseases U...

Apr 26 2018

Take Back Prescription Drug Day will be Saturday

The event is being run as part of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency's National Drug Take Back Day. Last November, more than 456 tons of prescription drugs were collected a...

Apr 26 2018

Leeds United tour to crisis-hit Myanmar sparks criticism

Radrizzani said he was aware of the "serious issues" in the country but that it was a "beautiful place filled with incredibly warm and welcoming people". Some Leeds fans ...