Medicine

Apple takes the top spot in the global wearables market

However, despite success from all of these manufacturers, IDC notes that the global wearable market's 10.3 percent year-over-year growth in 2017 is nonetheles...


Obire Congratulates APC NEC, Delta Exco Over Tenure Extension

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP ) has chided the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over its National Executive Committee (NEC ) meeting, saying the ou...


Docs Realize They Have Wrong Patient During Brain Surgery

The brain surgery was scheduled to be performed on a patient who had a blood clot on the brain. The two were shown door to pave way for investigations over ...


'Tutu' breaks record, sells for over N577,600000

Bonhams, a privately owned British auction house, sold the painting as apart of its "Africa Now" sale. "I am delighted that it generated so much interest and se...


European Watchdog: Neonicotinoid Risks to Bees Confirmed

Bayer and Syngenta dismissed the 2013 report as unsound, arguing real-world evidence did not show that pesticides were the sole or primary cause of the drop...


After coin flip, Patriots get 43rd overall pick for Jimmy G

Both teams finished the year with a 6-10 record and an identical strength of schedule (.512), which necessitated the coin toss. Less than two months after bei...


Lancet Research suggests five types of diabetes, treatment needs differ

But what are these different types, and why did the researchers make this decision? Millions more are thought to have prediabetes, or blood sugar levels that ...


Cops: Teacher In Custody After Barricading Self In Classroom With Gun

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that police encountered Davidson on two previous occasions in connection to his mental health. They came after Dalton...


Listeria Outbreak Linked to Rockmelons

Listeriosis is seen as a serious illness and is caused by bacteria called Listeria , with infection usually caused by eating contaminated foods. This infecti...


Scott Blackmun steps down as US Olympic Committee chief executive

A number of critics, including athletes who said they were abused and two US senators - Iowa Republican Joni Ernst and New Hampshire Democrat Jeanne Shaheen -...


Russian Federation not asking Europe to lift sanctions, ready to resume cooperation - Lavrov

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday urged all the countries to avoid dividing terrorists into the "bad" and "good". Lavrov said that nuclear...


How Parkland Survivors Started a Gun-Control Movement

The ice hockey team at Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School won a state title Sunday, 11 days after a gunman killed 14 students and three teachers a...


Selfies make snouts look BIGGER, may drive people to get NOSE JOBS

He's an assistant professor in the department of otolaryngology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. Billions of selfies are taken every day without people r...


Are non-smokers going to get extra vacation breaks?

This survey implied the answers of more than 1,000 Americans and was appointed by an E-Cigs manufacturer and retailer, Halo. As far as smokers giving up their...


Michigan State Basketball: Predicting each round of 2018 Big Ten Tournament

Minnesota: The Gophers can hope for a better next season. Madison Square Garden is the site of this week's Big Ten Tournament . "I guess it's a thing of resp...


Dade superintendent dramatically rejects mayor's offer to lead city's schools

Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho talks with a school board member after he announced he will turn down the New York City schools chancel...


Bernie Sanders: Yemen Conflict 'Unconstitutional and Unauthorized'

The letter says the resolution would undermine America's ability to " build strong security architecture in the world ", and that United States support for Sa...


NY lawmakers push gun control in wake of Florida shooting

Trump said . "You know why", Trump scoffed. Some Democrats , including Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota told the Times. Sen. Pat Roberts, who said l...


Browns' Hue Jackson wants Josh Gordon in Cleveland a long time

The Browns traded down in 2014 and 2016, passing on an opportunity to draft Carson Wentz in 2016. "I have greatly admired Joe from his time at Wisconsin thr...


Three Del City middle school students in custody following threat

Officers got the details behind the threat overnight and interviewed students and parents. The Chesterfield Police Department was made aware of the threat Wedne...


Suu Kyi responsible for genocide, say laureates

They were among the first to flee Myanmar when the violence erupted previous year and set up makeshift shelters in no man's land in the weeks before Bangladesh ...


Mandatory evacuations ordered for areas of Santa Barbara County

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department spent much of the day notifying residents of the mandatory evacuation order in effect near the Whittier, Sherpa,...


FG inaugurates committee on Dapchi school girls' abduction

The committee comprises members of the security forces and the intelligence agencies, as well as representatives from the Yobe State government. The government ...


CDC: 1 in 14 U.S. women smoked while pregnant in 2016

Patrick Drake, from the National Center for Health Statistics in Hyattsville, Md., and colleagues examined the prevalence of cigarette smoking at any time dur...


Coming to a Pump Near You: Gas-Price Spike

AAA experts forecast that the national average will be as much as $2.70 a gallon in the spring, which is a pump price that Americans have not paid since summer ...


Ghana has recorded its first Lassa fever death in 2018

The health care workers working in these centers are trained in standard infection control and prevention (IPC) as well as use of personal protective equipment ...


Four Cougs to NFL Combine

But, just one NFL Draft will not plug all the holes that the Browns have on the roster. All eyes as usual will be on the quarterbacks. Friday will also see ...


Second child dies in SC from the flu

The level of flu activity in Minnesota has officially been downgraded. The total hospitalizations for the season stands at 5,128 - the most in Minnesota history...


Eagles' Doug Pederson hints that team is open to trading Nick Foles

Lions franchise Ansah • The Detroit Lions have designated defensive end Ziggy Ansah as their franchise player. "It is something that we have thought about for...


Embattled Philippine Supreme Court chief goes on leave amid resignation rumours

A vote of at least one-third of the members of the House, or 98 out of 292 congressmen, will then kick off an impeachment trial at the Senate, which will determ...


Public sector banks begin consolidation of overseas operations

Stung by a flare-up of the crisis at Punjab National Bank ( PNB ), the finance ministry on Tuesday directed public-sector banks (PSBs) to scan their non-p...


Bobby Brown wants Nick Gordon in jail, 'where somebody can rape him'

The "My Prerogative" singer claims drugs were far from her cause of death. "He raped me by taking my daughter away". Brown, 49, said he won't feel justice...


Tokyo 2020: Mascots unveiled for Olympics and Paralympics

Olympic organizers wanted kids involved in the selection so they'll be excited when the games come to their country in a little more than two years. Several u...


California OKs driverless vehicle testing without backup drivers

However naturally there needs to be some kind of fallback system in case anything goes wrong, and according to the DMV, companies who wish to test out these k...


British American Tobacco (BATS) Receives Neutral Rating from Citigroup

About 283,763 shares traded. Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) has declined 23.93% since February 28, 2017 and is downtrending. Bank Of Nova Scotia Trust Company de...