FDA Approves First Non-Opioid Drug to Treat Withdrawal Sx

Lucemyra, a selective alpha 2-adrenergic receptor agonist, works by reducing the release of norepinephrine and decreasing sympathetic tone; the actions of norepinephrine in the autonomic nervous system are believed to play a role in numerous symptoms... More..

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Romaine lettuce E-coli outbreak spreads to MS
by | Saturday, April 28, 2018

Romaine lettuce E-coli outbreak spreads to MS

Three more states reported cases-Mississippi, Tennessee, and Wisconsin-putting the number of affected states at 22. Romaine lettuce is the only common ingredient identified among the salads eaten by those who g...More..

Rapper Kanye West calls Trump 'my brother,' says they share 'dragon energy'
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Rapper Kanye West calls Trump 'my brother,' says they share 'dragon energy'

I love everyone. I don't agree with everything anyone does. "Because he loves Trump!" I love everyone. I don't agree with everything anyone does. Trump and West have an ongoing relationship, with the pair mee...More..

Brittany man first to receive double face transplant
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Brittany man first to receive double face transplant

The hours-long operation was led by Prof Laurent Lantieri , a specialist in hand and face transplants who carried out Mr Hamon's initial surgery eight years ago. Hamon said he has accepted his new face. ...More..

Steve Wozniak, The Apple Co-Founder, States He Is Leaving Facebook
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Steve Wozniak, The Apple Co-Founder, States He Is Leaving Facebook

In an email interview with USA Today , Wozniak criticized Facebook's use of private information to improve target advertising, writing that the company monetizes its users's data and renders them "product ...More..

German police thwart attack on Berlin Half Marathon
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

German police thwart attack on Berlin Half Marathon

He says, "this was a disgusting and sad day for the people of Muenster, all of Germany ... and also the people of The Netherlands, who were sitting here and became victims". "We have to wait, and we are inves...More..

Military parade marks Pakistan Day celebrations
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Military parade marks Pakistan Day celebrations

Later, the armed forces' contingents began the parade, saluting the chief guests as they passed by. Skydivers from the three armed forces demonstrated their ability to jump with the national flag. The move come...More..

by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Kremlin says response to Britain could come 'any minute'

As the global scandal gathers pace, Skripal and his daughter remain in critical condition after exposure to the Soviet-designed chemical Novichok on March 4 in the southwestern English city of Salisbury. In a...More..

Shelby County boasts the lowest gas prices
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Shelby County boasts the lowest gas prices

Month over month the price dropped by 4 cents a gallon but remain almost 23 cents a gallon higher year over year. This is lower than the national average of $2.51/g. Today, those prices have pushed over the $3 ...More..

SC Legalizes Passive Euthanasia: Right to Die With Dignity
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

SC Legalizes Passive Euthanasia: Right to Die With Dignity

Aruna Shanbaug , 25, was a nurse in the King Edward Memorial Hospital in Mumbai when she was assaulted on November 27, 1973 by a sweeper. "There was no bedsore on her, which means she was not in a vegetative ...More..

HOCKEY: Ireland seal first Shah Cup win to see off India
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

HOCKEY: Ireland seal first Shah Cup win to see off India

Ireland lost their previous four matches. India began strongly and earned back-to-back penalty corners in the fifth minute. Shane O'Donoghue scored Ireland's lone goal in the 57th minute to complete the final...More..

Six Nations: Ireland win 2018 title after England's defeat to France
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Six Nations: Ireland win 2018 title after England's defeat to France

Ireland will complete the third Grand Slam in their history if they beat England at Twickenham next Saturday. "It's going to take us some time (to adapt), it's not going to come quickly". John Barclay admits B...More..

Futuristic mascots for Tokyo Olympics
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Futuristic mascots for Tokyo Olympics

After a nationwide selection process in Japan's schools, students have selected their Games' mascots . "The mascot has a strong sense of justice and is very athletic", the notes about the mascot said. ...More..

GOP mega-donor Adelson offers to pay for part of Jerusalem embassy
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

GOP mega-donor Adelson offers to pay for part of Jerusalem embassy

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson signed off on the security plan for the new embassy on Thursday. State Department officials are now examining the possibility of accepting funds for all or most of the plann...More..

Alcohol use biggest preventable risk factor for dementia
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Alcohol use biggest preventable risk factor for dementia

The findings come from an observational study of more than a million adults who were diagnosed with dementia between 2008-2013. Alcohol disorders could increase a person's risk of having early-onset deme...More..

Bringing family to India coming 'full circle': PM
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Bringing family to India coming 'full circle': PM

Last April, he refused to meet visiting Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan because of it. Is Justin Trudeau meeting Captain Amarinder Singh, or is he not? While extending a warm welcome to Justin Trudeau du...More..

AAA: Gas Prices Will Hit $3/Gallon
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

AAA: Gas Prices Will Hit $3/Gallon

Nebraska- $2.56/g, down 3.3 cents per gallon from last week's $2.59/g. States with the lowest average gasoline prices: MS ($2.25), SC ($2.27), Alabama ($2.27), OH ($2.27), Missouri ($2.28), Texas ($2.29), Ark...More..

Cleaning chemicals 'as bad for women's lungs as smoking'
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Cleaning chemicals 'as bad for women's lungs as smoking'

CLEANING your home is as bad for your lungs as smoking 20 a day for 20 years, scientists warn. The study was conducted to find what effects do the cleaning products chemicals have on the long-run. Most of t...More..

FDA approves first blood test for concussion
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

FDA approves first blood test for concussion

But many people who have such a scan do not have brain lesions that are detectable, the FDA said Wednesday in a news release. "Helping to deliver innovative testing technologies that minimize health impac...More..

Most Wanted Ariz Khan, 2008 Delhi serial blasts conspirator arrested
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Most Wanted Ariz Khan, 2008 Delhi serial blasts conspirator arrested

Khan was born in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh and studied there at different schools. Calling the arrest a "big success", Pramod Singh Kushwaha, DCP, Special Cell Delhi Police confirmed, "Khan was involved in m...More..

Eight Year Old Corona Girl Dies Of Flu
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Eight Year Old Corona Girl Dies Of Flu

Nationally the number of hospitalizations for the flu is the highest seen since health officials started recording this data in 2010, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. In a press conferenc...More..

2 people killed, 70 injured in US train crash
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

2 people killed, 70 injured in US train crash

Disaster-trained Red Cross volunteers were at the scene shortly after the incident, assisting with those efforts. "Me and him always talked about this.something happening", said Rich Kempf, who lives in Mes...More..

Arkansas Flu Deaths Rise To 94, Record Number Expected This Season
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Arkansas Flu Deaths Rise To 94, Record Number Expected This Season

The CDC reports that over a three-decade period starting in the mid-1970s, the number of flu deaths in the USA ranged from a low of about 3,000 a year to as many as 49,000 in a bad year. Experts think the b...More..

Indians removing Chief Wahoo logo from uniforms in 2019
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Indians removing Chief Wahoo logo from uniforms in 2019

In recent years, the team has adopted an uninspiring block "C" as its official logo, but the Wahoo still appeared on the team's uniforms. The logo won't be available on any gear available for purchase online ...More..

Russian Federation offers platform for direct Afghan-Taliban talks
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Russian Federation offers platform for direct Afghan-Taliban talks

Ambassador Haley, who is also a member of President Trump's cabinet, said her takeaway from her visit is that "the entire peace process is Afghan-led and Afghan-owned". He also said the Trump administration was...More..

Police seize cocaine found hidden in pineapples
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Police seize cocaine found hidden in pineapples

The bust was part of an investigation that spanned almost a year and led to the arrest of nine members of an global drug ring, police believe. A press release from the Spanish Interior Ministry stated that the ...More..

Doctors say it's not too late to get vaccine amid flu epidemic
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Doctors say it's not too late to get vaccine amid flu epidemic

The visitation restriction is a precautionary measure the county uses nearly every year. Thursday's numbers included cases reported from August 28 to January 13. "The flu shot doesn't cover the main strain of...More..

Little boy dies after contracting rabies from bat scratch
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Little boy dies after contracting rabies from bat scratch

Six-year-old boy dies from rabies he contracted after being scratched by an infected bat. Harry applied the first aid of washing his son's hand with soap and hot water, but decided not to take Ryker to the ho...More..

Vulgarity used by president projected onto Trump Hotel in DC
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Vulgarity used by president projected onto Trump Hotel in DC

The projection also displayed the word "shithole" and a stream of poop smiley-face emojis (). "This is not normal", a segment of the display read, along with messages to "stay vigilant" and "#resist". Trump a...More..

Fugu Freakout: Don't Eat The Blowfish, Japanese Officers Warn
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Fugu Freakout: Don't Eat The Blowfish, Japanese Officers Warn

A recorded message plays from loudspeakers around the city tells residents not to consume the fish. Local official Koji Takayanagi told AFP: " We are calling for residents to avoid eating fugu, using Gamago...More..

Passengers at Chicago O'Hare airport exposed to measles
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Passengers at Chicago O'Hare airport exposed to measles

Officials say the passenger was at the airport around 6:30 AM to 1 PM that day. SPRINGFIELD - On January 10, 2018, a passenger on an global flight with a confirmed case of measles arrived in Terminal 5 at Ch...More..

Auto careens into 2nd floor of California office building
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Auto careens into 2nd floor of California office building

The driver and passenger suffered minor injuries as a result of the incident. After the auto hit the median, it plunged into air and got stuck in the second floor of the dentist office. The fire was quickly ext...More..

Trump admin resumes accepting DACA renewals
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Trump admin resumes accepting DACA renewals

He also wants immigration based more on merit, with rules tightened that allow USA citizens and residents to bring in relatives overseas. Trump has expressed support for legislation to allow DREAMers to sta...More..

4-year-old boy dies from flu in Ohio
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

4-year-old boy dies from flu in Ohio

The health department said a one-year-old boy from Lucas County, Ohio has died from the flu. Public Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend that everyone 6 months and older get a...More..