Thousands of breast cancer patients can avoid chemotherapy, landmark study says

In an attempt to settle this question, investigators designed a clinical trial that assessed the long-term outcomes in women receiving radiation to their IM-MS lymph nodes compared to a control group that did not. The Oncotype DX genetic test has b... More..

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New Zealand to cull more than 100,000 cows to eradicate Mycoplasma disease
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

New Zealand to cull more than 100,000 cows to eradicate Mycoplasma disease

Though the bacteria poses no threats to food safety, it does cause production losses, as infected cows tend to develop mastitis, severe pneumonia, arthritis and respiratory issues. "This is a tough call - no on...More..

Sleeping In On The Weekends Can Help You Live Longer, Study Finds
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Sleeping In On The Weekends Can Help You Live Longer, Study Finds

Average sleep duration at weekends and the percentage of those saying they did not feel rested at waking, did fall with age. It's not so much about being able to store up sleep , but he thinks short slee...More..

Nipah deaths in Kerala, two in critical condition; high alert sounded
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Nipah deaths in Kerala, two in critical condition; high alert sounded

Earlier this month, his two sons and another relative also died due to the virus infection. Transmission of Nipah virus takes place through direct contact with infected bats or from other NiV-infected peopl...More..

WHO Says Congo Faces 'Very High' Risk From Ebola Outbreak
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

WHO Says Congo Faces 'Very High' Risk From Ebola Outbreak

The meeting of the Emergency Committee would decide whether to declare an official public health emergency, which would trigger more worldwide involvement and free up more resources to deal with the outbreak. D...More..

What Protesting Teachers in North Carolina Want
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

What Protesting Teachers in North Carolina Want

House Speaker Tim Moore, R-Cleveland, told reporters Tuesday. Camden County Schools Superintendent Joe Ferrell likewise said Camden has only one teacher who's requested any type of leave on Wednesday. Acc...More..

More Ebola cases detected in DR Congo
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

More Ebola cases detected in DR Congo

The disease is believed to be spread by bats, who can incubate the virus without being affected by it. The latest outbreak comes less than a year after the DRC's last recorded Ebola outbreak in May last yea...More..

English soccer star Wayne Rooney set to join DC United, reports say
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

English soccer star Wayne Rooney set to join DC United, reports say

Everton will trim their squad ahead of next season to facilitate the arrival of "top quality" players who can help them qualify for Europe, the manager Sam Allardyce has said. His marginalisation has occurre...More..

by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Arab League Stresses Need to Review Iran Nuclear Deal

US sanctions on Iran will have a six-month period during which buyers should "wind down" oil purchases, meaning any loss of supply will not be immediately felt in the market. The International Atomic Energy...More..

MCConnell Urged Trump to Reject West Virginia Candidate
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

MCConnell Urged Trump to Reject West Virginia Candidate

Rep. Evan Jenkins , left, and West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey greet President Trump at a roundtable discussion in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., on April 5. Many on the right are concerned if ...More..

IPL 2018: Irfan Pathan elated as brother Yusuf shines for Sunrisers Hyderabad
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

IPL 2018: Irfan Pathan elated as brother Yusuf shines for Sunrisers Hyderabad

Despite Amit Mishra's (2/19 in 4 overs) brilliant bowling, the lack of second specialist spinners hurt Delhi dearly as Avesh Khan (0/47 in 3 overs) and Dan Christian (0/37 in 3.5 overs) gave away 84 runs in les...More..

India has Made Serious Efforts to Deal with Air Pollution'
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

India has Made Serious Efforts to Deal with Air Pollution'

Delhi and Varanasi are among the 14 Indian cities that figured in a list of 20 most polluted cities in the world in terms of PM2.5 levels in 2016, data released by the WHO showed today. The pollution lev...More..

NRA members not allowed to bring guns into Trump speech
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

NRA members not allowed to bring guns into Trump speech

The NRA posted a disclaimer about the event, saying because of Pence's attendance, Secret Service was in charge of security and that "firearms and firearm accessories, knives or weapons of any kind will be proh...More..

Not Taking Revenge of Justice Joseph's 2016 Uttarakhand Order: Prasad
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Not Taking Revenge of Justice Joseph's 2016 Uttarakhand Order: Prasad

However, if the government's recent history is an indicator, it is likely to be sat on for a while - at least until CJI Misra convenes the full court discussion that Justices Kurian Joseph and Ranjan Gogoi had ...More..

Vector-borne diseases more than triple in US, CDC says
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Vector-borne diseases more than triple in US, CDC says

The longevity, distribution, biting habits, and proliferation of the vectors all affect disease transmission, and, according to the report , they're all dependent on environmental factors such as rainfall, tem...More..

Hundreds of heartbroken supporters gather in touching tribute to 'warrior' Alfie Evans
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Hundreds of heartbroken supporters gather in touching tribute to 'warrior' Alfie Evans

His parents fought for months in front of judges and continued to appeal the decision to take him off life support almost up to Alfie's death. The toddler, Alfie Evans, had a degenerative brain condition ...More..

Simon Harris advised to acknowledge Vicky Phelan's 'severe distress' in briefing note
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Simon Harris advised to acknowledge Vicky Phelan's 'severe distress' in briefing note

Despite now being the head of the HSE which oversees CervicalCheck, Mr O'Brien has claimed he only learned of the Vicky Phelan case from media reports. Mr Harris also said he is appointing an worldwide clinical...More..

Zidane aims to overcome Bayern in Champions League semis
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Zidane aims to overcome Bayern in Champions League semis

Madrid is trying to win a third straight European title, and fourth in five seasons. The German club have a poor recent record against the La Liga side, losing six in a row, including last season's two-legge...More..

Rams trade WR Tavon Austin to the Cowboys
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Rams trade WR Tavon Austin to the Cowboys

The compensation heading to Los Angeles is only a sixth-round selection, No. 192 overall. He is more likely to be used predominately out of the backfield as a dual receiving and running threat, having also ru...More..

Sleep Mode: Giving Parents More Control on Messenger Kids
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Sleep Mode: Giving Parents More Control on Messenger Kids

Facebook Messenger Kids is getting a new feature called " Sleep Mode ". This ensures that they don't have to constantly monitor or change app controls, giving them the peace of mind for their children. But par...More..