Thursday, December 14, 2017 Headlines & Global News

Science/Health

Paracetamol tablets sit on a table on July 24, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia.

FDA Stalls Endo Pharmaceuticals’ Opioid Painkiller Opana ER As Adverse Effects More Than Its Benefits

Jun 09, 2017 05:46 PM EDT

Endo Pharmaceuticals has been asked by the FDA to stop the sales of its painkiller, Opana ER.

Children with asthma and other chronic illnesses receive oxygen in a hospital ward on July 19, 2012 in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Foods To Avoid When Struggling With Asthma: Tips To Overcome The Condition Revealed

Jun 09, 2017 04:30 AM EDT

Asthma can be life-threatening, that's why experts came up with the list of foods which should be prevented and avoided by someone who has the condition.

A tiger peers through the bars of its cage at the Wat Pha Luang Ta Bua Tiger Temple on June 1, 2016 in Kanchanaburi province, Thailand.

Southeast Asian Animal Farms Encourage The Illegal Trade Of Exquisite Species: Tiger Wine & Bear Bile

Jun 06, 2017 05:37 AM EDT

Ivory is not the only thing which is illegally traded but also the tiger and other animal parts used for decoration and medicinal purposes.

A worker performs a CD4 HIV test at a lab of Shanghai Xuhui District Central Hospital on December 6, 2006 in Shanghai, China.

Incyte Corp. Targets IDO Enzyme For Cancer Research; Collaborates With Four Companies For Further Study

Jun 05, 2017 03:43 PM EDT

Incyte Corp. is moving forward in the direction of a major breakthrough to find a cure for cancer after having set its eyes on IDO enzyme. Also, it has received support from four other companies working in this field.

In this handout provided by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket makes its first successful upright landing.

Spacex Set To Make History; Plans To Resend Dragon Spacecraft To International Space Station

Jun 01, 2017 02:29 PM EDT

SpaceX, Elon Musk’s company, is all set to achieve a rare feat as it plans to send a used Dragon spacecraft on a space mission on Thursday.

Samples of honey are displayed on a shelf at Gene Brandi Apiaries on September 4, 2014 in Los Banos, California. As California's severe drought pushes through its third year, honey bees are producing less honey due to a lack of wildflowers and fewer farm

Honey Consumption Increases Insulin And Brings Down Blood Sugar, Says UAE Study

May 30, 2017 05:51 PM EDT

A study conducted by King Saud University has found that honey can increase the insulin level and decrease blood sugar, thereby, making it a healthful sweet alternative for people suffering from diabetes.

Fresh fruits and vegetables lie on display at a Spanish producer's stand at the Fruit Logistica agricultural trade fair on February 8, 2017 in Berlin, Germany.

Regular Consumption Of Fruits And Vegetables Reduces Risk Of Peripheral Artery Disease [Study]

May 29, 2017 02:56 PM EDT

A recent study has found that consuming fruits and vegetables on a daily basis can cut down the risk of peripheral artery disease (PAD) by a significant degree.

In this handout provided by NASA, an artist interpretation illustrates the explosion of SN 2006gy, a massive star in what scientists are calling the brightest supernova ever recorded.

NASA Scientists Discover More Complexity In Process Of Stars Becoming Black Hole: Debunks Old Theories

May 29, 2017 07:05 AM EDT

The recent findings of NASA scientists reveal that a star can fall into a black hole quietly and without exploding in a supernova.

Martial Philippi, owner of the Absinth Depot shop, places a sugar cube onto an absinthe spoon atop a glass of absinthe on March 15, 2013 in Berlin, Germany.

Coconut Palm Sugar, Healthier Alternative To Regular Sugar, But Health Impact Questionable For Diabetics: Study

May 27, 2017 09:30 AM EDT

A recent study explored the impact of coconut palm sugar for people who have diabetes.

A Beekeeper Holds Honeybees That Are Helping Researchers At Sandia National Laboratories And The University Of Montana Determine Whether Foraging Bees Can Detect Buried Landmines.

Honey Bee Colonies Improved Compared To 2016, Survey Says

May 29, 2017 01:50 AM EDT

US honey beekeepers may have drastically lost a huge percentage of honey bee colonies last year, the survey indicates that there has been an improvement.

A heroin user prepares to inject himself on March 23, 2016 in New London, CT.

Gray Death’s High Potency, Cheap Cost And Overdose In An Instant Has Health Officials Worried

May 25, 2017 01:24 PM EDT

Recent reports highlight the exponential impact of Gray Death, as it is cheap and any person can overdose in an instant.

A worker performs a CD4 HIV test at a lab of Shanghai Xuhui District Central Hospital on December 6, 2006 in Shanghai, China.

Scientists Grow Blood Stem Cells In Lab; Call The Invention A Big Breakthrough

May 24, 2017 05:40 PM EDT

In a significant development, scientists at Weill Cornell Medical College have succeeded in creating the first lab-grown blood stem cells and they believe that it is major step forward in the direction of medical research.

Competitive Eaters Square Off At Fourth of July Hot Dog-Eating Contest

U.S. Food Company Recalls Hot Dog Products Due To Contamination; No Reported Injury & Damage So Far

May 23, 2017 04:44 PM EDT

A U.S. food company just ordered the recall of its hot dog products because it was found out that these are contaminated with metals and harmful substances.

A man tries to cool himself with a bottle of water during the first heat wave of the year June 9, 2008 in New York City.

Southeast U.S. Warned Of Dangerous Extreme Heat, Ozone Pollution & Tropical Diseases Due To Climate Change

May 22, 2017 04:05 PM EDT

People living in Southeast U.S. have been warned of dangerous extreme heat, ozone pollution, and tropical diseases caused by the increasing problem of climate change.

In this handout image provided by the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA, the International Space Station and the docked space shuttle Endeavour orbit Earth during Endeavour's final sortie on May 23, 2011 in Space. Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli captur

Two NASA Astronauts To Take An Emergency Spacewalk; Mission To Replace Failed Computer

May 22, 2017 03:52 PM EDT

Two NASA astronauts will be venturing out of the International Space Station (ISS) tomorrow to replace a dysfunctional computer that forms an important component of the systems that control the station.

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