A New Jersey mom, 39-year-old Melissa Richman, has headed to the law courts to sue the management of The Valley Hospital for committing a blunder by allowing her to breastfeed another woman’s baby hours after she was delivered of her own baby via C-section.
Scientists had earlier believed that the Mariana Trench and the Kermadec Trench of the Pacific Ocean were insulated from human influences because they happen to be the deepest parts of the ocean at over 10 kilometers deep and at a distance of 7,000 kilometers apart from each other.
A team of Canadian researchers has underscored the potential risks of heart attack for men who shovel snow piles after any major snowfall. The researchers analyzed decades of medical data involving hospitalizations and heart attack deaths in men to reach a conclusion that snowstorms portend death for men who shovel snow.
Officials of the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service have released a statement confirming the recall of over 6,600 pounds of chicken salad and pork products marketed by two Taylor Farms in Dallas and California over fears of possible listeria contamination.
NASA is getting ready to deploy a rover to Mars in 2020, and three possible sites have been agreed upon for the rover to dig after landing on the red planet – landing sites that may have once supported life in some forms. The three chosen sites are Northeast Syrtis, Jezero crater and Columbia Hills.
Dogs are man’s best furry friends, but apart from the known facts that they are very social and intelligent, dogs have constantly shown that they are very sentimental and even emotional. Now a new study has proven that dogs and monkeys react negatively when people around them are mean and antisocial in any given way.
A team of archeologists from Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Liberty University of Virginia in the US has unearthed another ancient cave that reportedly bore the famed Dead Sea Scrolls. With the first Dead Sea scroll discovery made near Khirbet Qumran in late 1946, 11 other excavation sites have been found and this latest discovery marks the 12th Dead Sea scroll cave to be uncovered.
Weighing over 500 kg, Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty has been documented to be the “world’s heaviest” woman today, and she has just been cargoed via a special Egypt Air Airbus 300-600 cargo airplane to India where she is scheduled to undergo weight loss surgery.
The government in 1945 tested the first atomic bomb in southern New Mexico during World War I, now residents of Tularosa and four other New Mexico counties demand compensation from the government because health records show the atomic bomb test caused untold hardships and cancer-related illnesses down the generations of several families living near the test site area.
A team of researchers from Emory University and the University of Iowa has published a study in the journal Scientific Reports, praising the natural compounds of the red berries of the Brazilian peppertree to disarm and stall the progression of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) among other superbugs.
Women’s breasts are composed entirely of fat and glandular tissues, but it has now emerged that those with less fat and more tissues could be prone to breast cancer risks – even in the absence of other known risk factors such as family history, having babies after age 30, and genetic mutations among others.
A few years back, popular songbird Shakira released a song titled “Hips Don’t Lie”. Now it has turned out that the song among other related ones is trying to pass across an important message, that: women who know how to move their hips and swing their arms during dances are simply revealing their ovulation status and showing off their reproductive qualities to men.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use of deflazacort, marketed under the brand name Emflaza, for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) in children. The steroid drug is manufactured by Marathon Pharmaceuticals and is the first to be so approved by the FDA to treat people with the condition in the United States.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has revealed in its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report that thousands of unreported patients suffer from toxic lead poisoning as a result of the bullet fragments lodged in their bodies. And then, this is also true of people who have accessed medical care were doctors had been unable to fully extract all bullet fragments from their bodies.
The authorities of the Oregon Health and Science University’s (OHSU) Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland have confirmed the arrival of Iranian baby Fatemah Reshad on Tuesday. Fatemah was barred from entering the United States on Sunday in the aftermath of President Trump’s executive orders on immigration travel ban.