Medical

Girl severely burned by DIY slime

Kathleen Quinn, 11, landed in the hospital after attempting to make homemade slime at her house in Rockland, Massachusetts. An 11-year-old MA girl suffered bl...


For Low-Ranking Counties, Health Improvements Require Long-Term Effort

While doing better, Chippewa County trails way behind neighbor Taylor County which finished fourth best in the state. Duval is number 55 out of 62 Florida cou...


This State Wants to Make a Huge Change to Its Marijuana Laws

Cassidy, the House sponsor. Steans noted, the state of Oregon collected more than $60 million in new revenue from a tax on marijuana - more than six times wha...


Analyst's Predictions on Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD), Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PCRX)

The disclosure comes after more optimistic signs from the company, which has been working on a turnaround under Chief Executive Officer Eddie Lampert. Sears las...


'Beauty and the Beast' Bows With Record-Breaking $170 Million Opening

It's also the biggest opening ever for a PG-rated movie (passing last year's " Finding Dory , " $135 million ) and is seventh place in all-time opening weekend ...


Subway: Tests show only "trace" soy in chicken

The rest of the DNA pertains to soy products. A Subway chicken sandwich in 2009. "On the whole, Marketplace's testing revealed that once the ingredients...


Health officials: 48 Oklahomans have died from the flu

The prevalence of flu has continued to rise in North Carolina since the middle of January, according to the Department of Health and Human Services . They do n...


Men who exercise too much are prone to lower libido

This is part of the "female athlete triad", which also includes osteoporosis and disordered eating. A separate survey had a detailed query about their exercise ...


Dramatic Increase in Drug Overdoses in the US

Heroin and opioid painkillers - including prescription ones - have a problematic relationship: Research suggests that since they act similarly in the brain (o...


Palestinians protest United Kingdom invitation to Netanyahu to join Balfour centennial celebrations

Longtime U.S. policy has been to support a two-state solution between the Israelis and the Palestinians, as envisioned by the original United Nations partition ...


Physical disorder, not bad behavior: Study links ADHD to brain size

For the current study , the researchers worked with 1,713 individuals with ADHD and 1,529 without, with ages ranging from 4 to 63 years old. The link between A...


Flu widespread in 46 states; 9 more kids' deaths reported

Flu deaths are on the rise in Idaho, and the season is still going strong, with this year's influenza season shaping up to be one of the most severe in recent m...


PM only likes to search on google, sneak into others' bathrooms

The PM also evoked Chaudhary Charan Singh in an attempt to pacify the Jats who have strong reservations about the BJP-led government at the Centre, adding that ...


Large crowd expected for rally to support Planned Parenthood

Organizers of the protests - Citizens for a Pro-Life Society , Created Equal , the Pro-Life Action League , 40 Days for Life and the Susan B. Anthony List...


Amid nationwide travel ban protests, Trump takes to social media

The new Trump administration presumably will send attorneys from the Justice Department to defend the executive order , and the respective judges will subseque...


Go Red For Women luncheon February 2 at Sanctuary Events Center

A special Go Red for Women fashion show at the luncheon will feature original fashions in red created by student designers from Texas Woman's University and the...


Jaime-Lee aims for Miss Universe crown

The jury selected 12 beauties, who will compete for the title of Miss Universe in the finals. Miss Universe is back for another year, hopefully without co...


Mike Tomlin 'Not Alarmed' By Ben Roethlisberger's Retirement Speculation

In his final news conference of the season Tuesday, Tomlin said he wasn't aware of Brown's sideline pouting Sunday night - excuse me if I have a hard time b...


Man accused of robbing bank to escape wife pleads guilty

The husband now faces up to 20 years in prison upon sentencing along with a $250 000 fine. Pictured, Kansas City, Kansas man, Lawrence Ripple with his wif...


Internet use points to spike in flu

Joseph Medical Center said they were seeing more flu patients, but they were able to handle the volume of cases. The most common flu virus circulating this se...


Two-time European Tour victor Wayne Westner found dead after alleged hostage situation

Police are investigating the death of former golf star Wayne Westner , who shot and killed himself on Wednesday morning. South Africa's greatest ever sportsm...


More than 100 hurt in Brooklyn train derailment

Bridget, who spoke to NBC 4 NY outside the hospital where she was treated, said she was texting as the train pulled into the station. "We look at each situati...


Tips for sticking with your New Year's Resolution

Lick also hasn't set any New Year's resolutions yet, more of a midnight hour kind of activity for this Rosholt, South Dakota, teenager. But that quick burnout...


Dylann Roof attorneys want competency hearing pushed back one week

Roof told U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel at a hearing Wednesday he still plans to act as his own lawyer when the penalty phase of his federal death penalty ...


What will the Woolworths/BP sell-off do to petrol prices?

The deal would preserve Woolworths' fuel redemption scheme, and would also trial a joint convenience store business at 200 BP petrol stations. The move will...


Christmas jail break: Inmates escape Tennessee prison after removing cell toilet

Police said the bolts holding the toilet down had rusted, and that coupled with damage to the concrete following prior plumbing repairs is what helped the inm...


Ebola vaccine may be 'up to 100 percent effective'

Once the efficacy of the vaccine was proven, the trial switched to give the vaccine to children, as well. They got the vaccine right away or three weeks later. ...


Final trial results confirm Ebola vaccine provides high protection against disease

Since Ebola was discovered in the former Zaire in 1976, there have been many efforts to create a vaccine . The vaccine has been accepted for review by the W...


Partly sunny skies for your Friday

High near 44. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 15 to 25 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 40 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 100%. High near 5...


Two Dozen Injured in New York City Blaze

The New York Daily News reports the 33 story buiilding has 465 units and is used in part to house medical residents and doctors affiliated with Mount Sinai St....