• Pa. Department of Health investigates mumps cases at Penn State
Pa. Department of Health investigates mumps cases at Penn State

Public health officials said the risk of infection to the general public is low, but said it's important for people to know the disease is circulating in Toronto. It usually goes away in about 10 days, but, in some cases, it can cause complications that affect the brain, the testicles, the ovaries, or the pancreas.

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  • S African exit from ICC 'unconstitutional'
S African exit from ICC 'unconstitutional'

A court in Pretoria on Wednesday has ruled that the International Criminal Court, ICC withdrawal decision by the South African government was unconstitutional. Masutha said that the government was now considering whether to appeal the ruling which he said was merely a delay in the withdrawal process. Is the ICC biased towards Africa? .

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  • Spain's Princess Cristina cleared in tax trial
Spain's Princess Cristina cleared in tax trial

The trial centered on accusations that Urdangarin used his former title, Duke of Palma, to embezzle about 6 million euros ($6.6 million) in public funds for the nonprofit Noos Institute. Princess Cristina was co-owner of a real estate consultancy, one of several used to assist in the laundering of the skimmed off money. "She believes his conviction...

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  • Americans Stress Levels Are Rising Due To Political Climate
Americans Stress Levels Are Rising Due To Political Climate

Of course, stress levels differed depending on which side of the political spectrum respondents placed themselves. Vaile Wright, a licensed psychologist and member of APA's Stress in America team, speaking with the Washington Post , admitted the severity of the findings caught her off guard.

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  • Dads can also suffer from new baby depression
Dads can also suffer from new baby depression

Elevated postnatal depression symptoms were found in 153 individuals or 4.3 per cent of the participants. These things can add up, she says, and they can pile on to other stressors that already exist in a man's life. Causes of the ADS and PDS might include poor health and stress. Researchers then ranked the dads' answers on the Edinburgh Postnata...

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  • Thousands expected to protest outside of Planned Parenthood clinics today
Thousands expected to protest outside of Planned Parenthood clinics today

Schroeder and Marvin Naegele said they don't want poor women to go without cancer and other health screenings, which is why they want any funding pulled from Planned Parenthood to go toward free or low-priced clinics that provide those services, but not abortions.

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  • FDA approves first steroid for Duchenne muscular dystrophy
FDA approves first steroid for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

The price of Marathon's new drug faced criticism in a Harvard . Those with the disease usually lose the ability to walk in their teens and have a life expectancy around 25 to 30 years. And until the approval of deflazacort , the price for it overseas was much lower. Deflazacort is the usual treatment for DMD across the world, but it is not a c...

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  • Facebook just made your weather app obsolete
Facebook just made your weather app obsolete

The weather forecast will be based on your current location, however, like other weather apps , Facebook will also give options to search for other places. There you will see the Weather app that you can view at your leisure. For local businesses that require you to book an appointment (for example spas and salons) you can request a time...

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  • Yale study: More teens using risky vaping method
Yale study: More teens using risky vaping method

Ray Story, CEO of Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association, said the number of users who have tried dripping was merely a small portion of e-cigarette users as a whole and denounced the trend. In general, the process of vaping relies on the e-cigarette's wick (passed through a coil), and tank. Instructional guides and videos for dripping...

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  • US House Speaker Ryan: Enforce the Iran nuclear deal, don't dismantle it
US House Speaker Ryan: Enforce the Iran nuclear deal, don't dismantle it

The US imposed fresh sanctions on Iran as President Donald Trump seeks to punish Tehran for its ballistic missile programme after warning that the Islamic Republic that it is "playing with fire". On Tuesday, the new US ambassador to the United nations, Nikki Haley, called the test "unacceptable". They came after Iran test-fired a ballistic missi...

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  • Woman awaiting transplant lives for six days without her lungs
Woman awaiting transplant lives for six days without her lungs

In a nine-hour operation, surgeons removed Benoit's lungs one at a time. "Having this transplant saved my life - if I didn't have it I would have died", she said. On a ventilator and in an induced coma, the Burlington, Ont., mother of a three-year-old daughter had been unaware of how close she had come to dying or what doctors had done to save he...

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  • Trump says waterboarding 'works' but will defer to Cabinet -ABC interview
Trump says waterboarding 'works' but will defer to Cabinet -ABC interview

Its existence was reported by both the New York Times and the Washington Post , drawing immediate bipartisan opposition. Asked specifically about the simulated drowning technique known as waterboarding, Mr Trump cited the extremist group's atrocities against Christians and others and said: "We have to fight fire with fire".

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  • Novel Genomic Features of Cervical Cancer Identified
Novel Genomic Features of Cervical Cancer Identified

That drop of close to 50% was bigger than just about anyplace else in the country. But rural areas account for nearly all of the Washington counties with testicular-cancer death rates above the state and national averages, with Walla Walla, Pend Oreille and Columbia counties faring the worse.

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  • Markeith Loyd makes expletive-laden court appearance
Markeith Loyd makes expletive-laden court appearance

At the time, he was already wanted in the shooting death of his pregnant ex-girlfriend, Sade Dixon, and injuring her brother who tried to help. Police arrested a former supervisor at the fried chicken restaurant where Loyd worked, an ex-girlfriend and a niece on charges of helping him in the weeks after Dixon was fatally shot.

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  • Giant gravity wave spotted on Venus
Giant gravity wave spotted on Venus

Over the course of a four day period, the structure, which stretched all the way from the north to the south pole of the planet, maintained its position despite being bombarded by 359 kilometre per hour winds. An artist's conception of JAXA's Akatsuki spacecraft at Venus. Atmospheric gravity waves on a much smaller scale happen on Earth all t...

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  • Vikrant proposes Monalisa, couple to have grand wedding inside Bigg Boss house
Vikrant proposes Monalisa, couple to have grand wedding inside Bigg Boss house

Tomorrow's episode will be a super fun episode with Mona's and Vikrant's relatives coming in the house for their wedding. He talks about why she allowed a male to apply gel to her back. In tonight's episode, Mona will be in shock and awe after meeting Vikrant in the activity area, who shall get down on one knee to propose marriage to the Bhojpu...

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  • Salmon in US May Be Infected With Japanese Tapeworm, Study Says
Salmon in US May Be Infected With Japanese Tapeworm, Study Says

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning that wild Alaskan salmon could lead to an increased number of tapeworm in humans, including in the United States. latum. The researchers found that Samples of pink salmon harbored the Japanese broad tapeworm larvae, according to CBS News . Scientists have confirmed that salmons caug...

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  • CVS Lowering Price of Generic EpiPen
CVS Lowering Price of Generic EpiPen

Commercially insured patients are eligible to receive $100 off that price via a manufacturer coupon , potentially lowering their cost to $9.99. The treatment expires after about a year, forcing customers to often purchase refills of the product before the original is used.

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  • Grayson Allen's Long Nightmare Is Over: 'Indefinite Suspension' Lasted One Game
Grayson Allen's Long Nightmare Is Over: 'Indefinite Suspension' Lasted One Game

The eighth-ranked Blue Devils hope to get back on track Wednesday, when they host Georgia Tech in an ACC contest. Grayson Allen has been in the middle of the media recently after he tripped Steven Santa Ana from Elon two games ago. Further, Krzyzewski is about to take a leave of absence from the team, as he undergoes back surgery. There is a ...

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  • Anil Baijal is Delhi's new Lieutenant Governor
Anil Baijal is Delhi's new Lieutenant Governor

We hope and trust that in the days to come, all of us - the Delhi government, MLAs of Delhi and the people of Delhi - will work together with the Lt-Governor for the development of Delhi. Baijal, who succeeded Jung 10 days after his surprise resignation, is expected to fix the turbulent relationship between the Centre and AAP Government.

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