Pop Star Jonghyun's SHINee Bandmates And Fans Pay Final Respects At Funeral

SHINee were among the groups that led the "Korean Wave" which saw South Korean pop culture develop a fan base across Asia and beyond. The local news outlet featured footage of K-pop band BTS on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, zooming in on frontman ... More..

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Eating salad and leafy greens could prevent dementia
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Eating salad and leafy greens could prevent dementia

Researchers from Rush University and Tufts University studied almost 1,000 people and found out that those who ate one to two daily servings of green vegetables like lettuce, kale or spinach had a significant...More..

U.S. life expectancy fell in 2016 as opioid overdoses surged: CDC
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

U.S. life expectancy fell in 2016 as opioid overdoses surged: CDC

By comparison, opioids killed more people in 2016 than the 37,400 killed in auto accidents, 38,000 by guns or more than 40,000 from breast cancer. The five states with the worst death rates topped even thos...More..

Poor Pups: Chocolate Poisonings in Dogs Spike During Christmastime
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Poor Pups: Chocolate Poisonings in Dogs Spike During Christmastime

Dogs are undone by a key ingredient of chocolate called theobromine (from the Greek words for "theo", meaning gods, and "brosi", meaning food - yep, "food of the gods"), which is a stimulant similar to caffeine...More..

Fifth flu season death in San Diego region reported
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Fifth flu season death in San Diego region reported

Opponents of the flu vaccine counter that life-threatening reactions can be caused by the shot, including brain inflammation and even death. Children aged two to eight years (on August 31, 2017) are eligible ...More..

APLU Seeks Answers from OMB on Reported Word Restrictions at CDC
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

APLU Seeks Answers from OMB on Reported Word Restrictions at CDC

Whether Republicans are directly ordering the CDC to stop using those words or have just made the CDC understand that their funding is at risk if they use those words, the effect is that those words are being...More..

Flu Vaccine May Only Be 10 Percent Effective This Year
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Flu Vaccine May Only Be 10 Percent Effective This Year

According to the CDC , fewer than 500,000 American adults may be allergic to eggs-while 140,000 to 710,000 people have been hospitalized and 12,00 to 56,000 people have died every year since 2010 due to the flu...More..

Marvin Lewis Is Leaving The Bengals After This Season
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Marvin Lewis Is Leaving The Bengals After This Season

That stretch included five straight losses in the Wild Card round. The Bengals fell 33-7 at home to Chicago last weekend and are in third place in the NFC North. Minnesota had three plays of at least 20 yards o...More..

Simon apologizes to Nassar victims, insists there was no cover-up at MSU
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Simon apologizes to Nassar victims, insists there was no cover-up at MSU

Michigan State commissioned an internal report to look into how university officials handled suspicions about Dr. Nassar. Trustees maintained they had no knowledge of Nassar's abuse involving dozens of athlet...More..

Man accused of Charlottesville auto attack now faces first-degree murder
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Man accused of Charlottesville auto attack now faces first-degree murder

Disturbing video footage shows a Dodge Challenger, which is registered to Fields, accelerating into the crowd of protesters who are hurled into the air before the vehicle reverses at speed. On the video, police...More..

Rudy Gobert Knee Injury Reportedly Diagnosed as Sprained PCL; Out 1 Month
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Rudy Gobert Knee Injury Reportedly Diagnosed as Sprained PCL; Out 1 Month

The Frenchman has been dealing with a bone bruise, as well as the confirmed PCL strain according to Charania. Derrick Favors should continue to see heavy minutes until Gobert is back. At first, it was report...More..

Donald Trump's judge nominee can't answer any questions in cringiest job interview
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Donald Trump's judge nominee can't answer any questions in cringiest job interview

Sen. John Kennedy said Friday that White House nominee Matthew Petersen , who struggled to answer basic questions about the law during his nomination hearing on Wednesday, should be removed from considerat...More..

India produced 2 million tonnes of e-waste in 2016
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

India produced 2 million tonnes of e-waste in 2016

Alarmingly, only one-fifth of global e-waste is being recycled , despite having an estimated value of recoverable materials, such as gold, copper and platinum, of $55bn. The report also notes positive news - t...More..

Surgeon Admits to Carving Initials into Patients' Livers During Operations
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Surgeon Admits to Carving Initials into Patients' Livers During Operations

They added, the marks typically disappear on their own, however, one patient's liver did not heal correctly, which allowed for the initials to be discovered during a separate operation. The New York Times r...More..

Ameer ul-Islam to be hanged for killing Jisha
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Ameer ul-Islam to be hanged for killing Jisha

The student's mother, who had discovered the body with wounds from sharp objects and the intestines pulled out, was present in court on Tuesday. The quantum of sentence will be decided tomorrow, informed the ...More..

Scientists develop plants that glow
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Scientists develop plants that glow

Detailed in the Nano Letters journal, the new infusion technique has been used on plants other than watercress, such as kale and spinach. In this case, the researchers wanted to tackle lighting, which accou...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association sanction: NFF Set Up 4-man Investigative Panel
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association sanction: NFF Set Up 4-man Investigative Panel

This sanction is a result of Abdullahi's failure to serve the automatic one-match ban imposed on him. The FIFA committee said this was as a result of Nigeria's use of ineligible defender Abdullahi Shehu i...More..

Seasonal flu kills up to 650000 people worldwide every year
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Seasonal flu kills up to 650000 people worldwide every year

Around 10 percent of tests reported to the state were positive. But those are just preliminary numbers in Australia. Information for the five state Service Centers providing flu aid and vaccinations can be ...More..

Colorado among worst states in terms of mental health, especially for kids
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Colorado among worst states in terms of mental health, especially for kids

America's Health Rankings , the longest-running assessment of the nation's health on a state-by-state basis, is the product of a partnership between United Health Foundation and the American Public Health As...More..

Study says flu hits men harder than women
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Study says flu hits men harder than women

Dr Sue, defending his findings (and his gender), suggested the worse symptoms felt by men could be explained by evolutionary theory . Men are also more susceptible to complications and higher mortality fro...More..

by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Saudi Arabia opens cinemas following a 35-year ban

The Saudi government said a resolution was passed Monday to pave the way for licenses to be granted to commercial movie theaters, with the first cinemas expected to open in March. "It's spectacular news. We are...More..

Flu Activity Is Up Amid Questions About Vaccine Effectiveness
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Flu Activity Is Up Amid Questions About Vaccine Effectiveness

MedExpress also noted that its "2017-2018 influenza-like-illness (ILI) rates are higher than they have been during the same time period of the past four flu seasons (15 percent in 2017-2018 compared to 11-13 ...More..

Delhi: EWS patients left in lurch after cancellation of Max Hospital's license
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Delhi: EWS patients left in lurch after cancellation of Max Hospital's license

However, the baby showed some movement while being taken for burial. "When we opened the bag, we found the boy breathing". The baby boy, 22-weeks premature, was born alive while his twin sister was still-born...More..

West Indies 87-2 when rain sets in
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

West Indies 87-2 when rain sets in

This time though, the runs were kept in check by debutant Raymon Reifer. Ambris has a way to go yet to set the test record for hit-wickets - albeit that he's off to a roaring start and clearly heads the avera...More..

Nvidia Titan V Graphics Card Announced, Priced at $3000
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Nvidia Titan V Graphics Card Announced, Priced at $3000

At the heart of the Titan V is the GV100 GPU that was first seen on the $10000 (yes, that's one with five zeroes) Tesla V100 back in May. "We broke new ground with its new processor architecture , instructio...More..

Dexter Fletcher to direct 'Bohemian Rhapsody' after Bryan Singer's firing
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Dexter Fletcher to direct 'Bohemian Rhapsody' after Bryan Singer's firing

Bryan Singer fired from the production of the Queen biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody over reported clashes and set no-shows. Singer was sacked from the high-profile project on Monday this week over reported abs...More..

John Mayer Checks In With Fans Following Emergency Appendectomy
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

John Mayer Checks In With Fans Following Emergency Appendectomy

I'm so sorry that we couldn't finish out the last few dates of the tour. Dead & Company postponed their show Tuesday night in New Orleans after band member John Mayer was hospitalized for an emergency ap...More..

Astronomers Studying 'Super-Earth' Exoplanet Find A Bonus Planet
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Astronomers Studying 'Super-Earth' Exoplanet Find A Bonus Planet

And in February, yet another science team announced the planet TRAPPIST-1 hosts seven rocky planets, including some that may be in the habitable zone . However, not much was known about the exoplanet earlier, ...More..

Expect a Bad Flu Season
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Expect a Bad Flu Season

Welltok , the leading consumer health enterprise company, is leveraging its proprietary data and predictive analytics capabilities to help employers, health plans and other population health managers identify a...More..

Experts say this flu season will be a bad one
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Experts say this flu season will be a bad one

As health officials rushed to contain the outbreak, the CDC admitted that the 2014 flu vaccine did not protect well against H3N2 - it had just seven percent chance of protection. Brenden Bedard, director of Com...More..