Artificial Intelligence Can Spot Skin Cancer Better Than Doctors Now

It's an AI system that works similarly to nerve cells in the brain, learning from images it sees and continuously improving its performance. On average, the dermatologists correctly detected around 86.6 percent of melanomas while the CNN identifi... More..

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Birth control pills recalled over 'unintended pregnancy' concern
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Birth control pills recalled over 'unintended pregnancy' concern

The Taytulla pill pack has 24 "active" pink softgel capsules, with hormones, with "WC" printed on the outer shell in white to be taken for 24 days followed by four maroon softgel capsules, without hormones, als...More..

New Zealand plans to slaughter 100,000 cows to eliminate Mycoplasma
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

New Zealand plans to slaughter 100,000 cows to eliminate Mycoplasma

The country is trying to eradicate Mycoplasma bovis , a disease that causes mastitis, pneumonia, and arthritis in cows. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is announcing the government's decision at Federated Farm...More..

Wind, forward speed picks up as Alberto becomes more tropical
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Wind, forward speed picks up as Alberto becomes more tropical

The Okaloosa County Department of Safety is anticipating bridge closures in the area. A shelter is open at Davidson Middle School in Crestview at 6261 Old Bethel Road. - Subtropical Storm Alberto may be hea...More..

Near record setting temperatures, storm chances this weekend
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Near record setting temperatures, storm chances this weekend

The center of the storm is expected to remain west of the Ocala area, but there is some potential for tornadoes and flooding. A stray shower or thunderstorm can't be completely ruled out on either day, but the ...More..

Nebraska police seize enough fentanyl to kill 26 million people
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Nebraska police seize enough fentanyl to kill 26 million people

The incident occurred April 26, 2018 on Interstate 80 near Kearney, Nebraska, according to SFGate . "Like heroin, morphine, and other opioid drugs, fentanyl works by binding to the body's opioid receptors, w...More..

Sleeping In On The Weekends Can Help You Live Longer, Study Finds
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

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

Regardless, the next time you feel bad about sleeping in more than normal, just think of it as an investment in your long-term health. But when the short sleepers slept in on the weekends , their mortality...More..

Barren River Health department recommends vaccines during hepatitis A outbreak
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Barren River Health department recommends vaccines during hepatitis A outbreak

An official cause of death has not been released. Officials say the best way to prevent Hepatitis A is to get the vaccination, which is provided at clinics, doctors' offices and hospitals. The state averages ...More..

Scientists find opioids, antibiotics in Puget Sound mussels
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Scientists find opioids, antibiotics in Puget Sound mussels

Researchers at Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife have discovered that mussels in the Seattle's waters are trying positive for the opioids . "Those are definitely chemicals that are out the...More..

Nipah: Two suspected cases in Hyd
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Nipah: Two suspected cases in Hyd

The virus has made its presence felt in India in 2001 and 2007, both of the times in West Bengal where it killed close to 60 people before proper medical treatment could be meted out in affected areas. Howe...More..

Congo begins Ebola vaccination campaign as number of cases rise to 35
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Congo begins Ebola vaccination campaign as number of cases rise to 35

The WHO chief also underlined that the coordination among global health partners was essential, too, before highlighting that even he had problems in accessing rural Bikoro to see the problem first-hand, during...More..

Nipah kills one more in Kerala, toll touches 12
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Nipah kills one more in Kerala, toll touches 12

Nipah can be spread by fruit bats , pigs and through human-to-human contact. Symptoms can vary from acute respiratory infection to fatal encephalitis. There is no vaccine for the virus, which can cause ragi...More..

Nipah outbreak: Kerala government issues advisory against travelling to four Northern districts
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Nipah outbreak: Kerala government issues advisory against travelling to four Northern districts

Travel to Kerala, a popular tourist destination, was declared safe by Rajeev Sadanandan, a state health official, who said the outbreak "remains highly localized", with all cases linked to one family. Nipah Vir...More..

The FDA Is Warning That Children’s Teething Products Are Unsafe
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

The FDA Is Warning That Children’s Teething Products Are Unsafe

A new warning has been issued by the FDA for parents to stop using products that contain benzocaine for their kids' teething pains. "If companies do not comply", the FDA said it will "initiate a regulator...More..

Pusha-T Drops New Album 'Daytona' Featuring Kanye West and Rick Ross
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Pusha-T Drops New Album 'Daytona' Featuring Kanye West and Rick Ross

At 1 a.m., Pusha T said he received a call from the 40-year-old Gold Digger rapper who " wasn't feeling it ", and had already spent $85,000 to replace the original artwork with the controversial photo. The ...More..

Harvey Weinstein Surrenders To Police In NYC & Is Arrested On Rape Charges
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Harvey Weinstein Surrenders To Police In NYC & Is Arrested On Rape Charges

By agreeing to surrender, he had sped through the city's criminal justice system, where most people accused of rape spend hours in police stations and holding cells before going to court, and he arrived with a ...More..

US Extends Deadline for Sanctions on Russian Van-Maker GAZ
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

US Extends Deadline for Sanctions on Russian Van-Maker GAZ

Evgeny Nikitin , head of Rusal's aluminum division, has been appointed by the board as the acting CEO of the company for a period from May 23 until the board appoints a new CEO. sanctions, Rusal said it "re...More..

USA federal judge rules that President Trump can not block people on Twitter
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

USA federal judge rules that President Trump can not block people on Twitter

In New York Southern District the US District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald gave her decision on a petition registered by a group of seven followers who claimed that President Trump illegally blocked them ...More..

Lava flow torches warehouse at Hawaii geothermal plant
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Lava flow torches warehouse at Hawaii geothermal plant

The eruption has destroyed 50 buildings, including about two dozen homes. Workers are capping the 11th and last well at the plant to prevent toxic gases from wafting out after lava entered, then stalled, on t...More..

US will crush Iran: Mike Pompeo
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

US will crush Iran: Mike Pompeo

Now the Trump administration is essentially trying to start back at square one. Iran must also allow nuclear "unqualified access to all sites throughout the country", Mr Pompeo said , alluding to military si...More..

The FDA approved a prophylactic for migraines
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

The FDA approved a prophylactic for migraines

On Thursday, the USA regulators approved the use of first drug, Aimovig, which has been designed as a preventive treatment for chronic migraines in people. Novartis and Amgen plan to co-commercialise Aimovig ...More..

Bill Gates Says Trump Didn't Know The Difference Between HPV And HIV
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Bill Gates Says Trump Didn't Know The Difference Between HPV And HIV

Gates said that President Trump had asked him twice if HIV and HPV were the same thing, adding that the first time he asked was at Trump Tower in December 2016 and the second time was in March 2017 , U...More..

Congo to Deploy Experimental Ebola Vaccine to Contain Outbreak
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Congo to Deploy Experimental Ebola Vaccine to Contain Outbreak

Thousands of doses of the experimental Ebola vaccine have arrived in Congo's capital amid the latest outbreak of the deadly disease , the health ministry said Wednesday. Congo's health minister on Thursday a...More..

Eleven New Ebola Cases Confirmed in Congo as Outbreak Spreads
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Eleven New Ebola Cases Confirmed in Congo as Outbreak Spreads

The dead body of an individual with virus is capable of infecting all those who come in contact and this is what has been happening in Bikoro at the start of this outbreak say experts from International Feder...More..

Black Panther Producer Talks Wakanda's Future After Avengers: Infinity War
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Black Panther Producer Talks Wakanda's Future After Avengers: Infinity War

That could happen as soon as this weekend, as the big-budget behemoth continues to draw the crowds into movie theatres nationwide. Infinity War Edition comes after a team-up with Disney which owns Marvel. T...More..

Harbor Bridge glows green in observance of Mental Health Awareness
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Harbor Bridge glows green in observance of Mental Health Awareness

Maureen Watt MSP, minister for mental health, said: "Mental health affects all of us and the Scottish Government wants mental health to be something everybody talks about". The historic broadcasting first wil...More..

Meghan Markle's father will not attend her wedding with Prince Harry: Confirmed
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Meghan Markle's father will not attend her wedding with Prince Harry: Confirmed

Mr Markle said Meghan tried to call him Tuesday, but has hasn't spoken to her directly. Meghan's full name is Rachel Meghan Markle , but as she was referred to as Meghan in Buckingham Palace's announ...More..

Storm hits Delhi-NCR, Met department issues warning in nearby areas
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Storm hits Delhi-NCR, Met department issues warning in nearby areas

A massive dust storm hit Delhi in the early hours on Wednesday, 16 May, as per a DNA report. Wednesday is likely to see more thunderstorms along with gusty winds in north India including the hilly regions of ...More..

More Romaine Outbreak Cases, But End May Be Near
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

More Romaine Outbreak Cases, But End May Be Near

The CDC said that the last slot of romaine lettuce from the Yuma region distributed in other states was harvested in April and now, the harvesting season has come to an end. The last shipments of romaine lettuc...More..

High oil price to pinch a hole in your pocket. Here's why
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

High oil price to pinch a hole in your pocket. Here's why

The prices of both petrol and diesel have been on a rise over the last three days. Diesel prices have gone up by 86 paisa a litre , including 22 paisa increase on Thursday that took the rate to their highe...More..