Ebola in Congo

Ebola In Congo Now Infecting Newborn Babies

The World Health Organization says a worrying number of the newest Ebola cases amid Congo's ongoing outbreak are in patients not usually known to...
Child suicides in Japan

Suicides Among Japanese Young People Hit 30-Year High

Child suicides in Japan are the highest they have been in more than three decades, the country's education ministry says. In the fiscal year 2016/7...
Halloween Candy

Meth-Laced Halloween Candy Sends Oregon Parents To Hospital, Authorities Say

Two parents were recovering at an Oregon hospital on Thursday after unknowingly eating Halloween candy laced with methamphetamine, authorities said. The unidentified couple fell ill...
Donald Trump

Trump Wants To Lower Prescription Drug Prices By Basing Some On What Other Countries...

President Donald Trump’s new pledge to crack down on “the global freeloading” in prescription drugs had a sense of déjà vu. Five months ago, Trump...
Engemann Student Health Center

USC Agrees To Pay $215m To Settle Doctor Sex Abuse Claims

The University of Southern California said Friday that it would pay $215 million to settle claims of sexual abuse and harassment by a school...
Risk Of Ebola

Risk Of Ebola’s Spread From Congo Now ‘Very High,’

The risk of the deadly Ebola virus spreading from Congo is now "very high" after two confirmed cases were discovered near the Uganda border,...
Marijuana

Canada Becomes Second Country To Legalise Recreational Marijuana

Canada has become the second country after Uruguay to legalise possession and use of recreational cannabis. The nationwide market for cannabis opened on Wednesday at...
Ant Bite

North Carolina Man Dies After Allergic Reaction From Fire Ant Bite

A North Carolina man died after he was bitten by a fire ant that led to an allergic reaction, his family revealed in an...
James Allison, Tasuku Honjo

James Allison, Tasuku Honjo Win Nobel For Cancer Research

Researchers from the United States and Japan won the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for discoveries that help the body marshal its cellular...
Heart Age

How Your Heart Age Is Key To Heart Attack Or Stroke Risk

Public Health England is urging people over 30 to take an online test to find out their heart age, which indicates if they are...