Browsing Archive March, 2019

Scientific Study Finds “Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites” by Skrillex Stops Mosquitos from Having Sex

Researchers concluded that the observations from this study can be used to help develop new ways to prevent mosquito-carried diseases.A study recently published in the journal Acta Tropica on mosquito feeding and breeding habits found that the ...

Overweight under-50s have a 25% higher risk of dying from pancreatic cancer in later life

Pancreatic cancer is more deadly in patients who were overweight before the age of 50, new research suggests. American Cancer Society scientists discovered that a BMI of 30 or higher raises the risks that pancreatic cancer will kill a patient by 25 ...

Can genetic testing help doctors better prescribe antidepressants? There’s quite a debate

Grit alone got Linda Greene through her husband’s muscular dystrophy, her daughter’s traumatic brain injury, and her own mysterious illness that lasted for three years and left her vomiting daily before doctors identified the cause. But eventually, ...

Dodgers fan suffers skull fracture in fight outside stadium, police hunt suspect

Dodger Stadium on the eve of the 2017 Major League Baseball World Series. (iStock)A Dodgers fan was hospitalized with serious injuries after a fight in a parking lot at Dodger Stadium following Friday’s six-hour game, according to police and the ...

Claude Makelele Revealed He Once Threatened Ronaldinho For His Dribbling

SPORTbible http://www.sportbible.com/assets/images/theme/logo-blk.png Claude Makelele might be best known for having a football position named after him but he's also revealed that his threat of hospital to Ronaldinho led to the Brazilian giving him ...

The Difference Between Jose Mourinho And Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Is Easy To See

SPORTbible http://www.sportbible.com/assets/images/theme/logo-blk.png After less than four months in charge of Manchester United on an interim basis Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was named the permanent manager of the club on Thursday night and the ...

Teen dies of tapeworm egg infestation in brain

(CNN)An 18-year-old who complained of seizures in the emergency room of an Indian hospital turned out to have parasites in his brain, according to a case study published Thursday in the New England Journal of Medicine. Drs. Nishanth Dev and S. Zafar ...

At 71, She’s Never Felt Pain or Anxiety. Now Scientists Know Why

ImageJo Cameron, 71, has a rare gene mutation that scientists believe inhibits her from feeling pain or anxiety.CreditCreditMary Turner for The New York TimesShe’d been told that childbirth was going to be painful. But as the hours wore on, nothing ...

Food handler at Chickamauga McDonald’s diagnosed with hepatitis A

An investigation found that an employee at the Chickamauga McDonald's worked at the restaurant while infectious with hepatitis A, from March 4 through March 17. Image taken by a NewsChannel 9 viewer who wishes to remain anonymous.CHICKAMAUGA, Ga. ...

Oil Prices Fall As Trump Targets OPEC On Twitter

President Donald Trump called OPEC out on Twitter once again on Thursday, pressing the oil “monopoly” to stop driving prices higher.The US President’s latest tweet, while calling on the cartel to “increase the flow of Oil”, used a rather friendly ...