Tuesday, March 20, 2018 Headlines & Global News


Liberia Races To Expand Ebola Treatment Facilities, As U.S. Troops Arrive

WHO Confirms Another Ebola Outbreak In Cong: 3 Dies Among 19 Suspected Cases

May 15, 2017 07:14 PM EDT

The World Health Organization just confirmed that there is another Ebola outbreak in Congo as out of the suspected 19 cases, 3 people already died which started with a male victim.

Apple Watch Availability At Apple Store Puerta Del Sol Madrid

Apple Watch Proven Accurate In Detecting Irregularities In Heartbeat, Can Be Used To Prevent Stroke

May 13, 2017 07:07 PM EDT

A group of researchers just discovered the ability of Apple Watch to detect abnormalities in a human's heartbeat and that this can be used to prevent strokes in the future.

A group of SCUBA divers follow a dive guide on a diving trip on October 27, 2013 in the Red Sea near the resort town of Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

Underwater Robots Give Explorers View Of The Ocean Life, Seafloor Via Livestream

May 13, 2017 07:00 PM EDT

The organizers of the Okeanos Explorer project are currently working on two underwater robots which give people a view of the life on the ocean floor through live stream.

Nelson Tejeda, a Miami-Dade County mosquito control inspector, uses a sprayer filled with a pesticide in an attempt to kill mosquitos that are carrying the Zika virus on October 14, 2016 in Miami, Fl

Zika Emergency Is Over, Declares Brazil: WHO Advises Caution & Continuous Monitoring

May 12, 2017 05:36 AM EDT

After 18 months, Brazil has declared that the Zika emergency is over but the World Health Organization (WHO) has said that the virus is here to stay and hence, the health authorities are still keeping a watch over the situation.

A patient undergoes a cataract removal surgery on the Lifeline Express May 11, 2008 in Nanyang of Henan Province,

Robot Perform Delicate Eye Surgery With More Precision In United Kingdom Hospital

May 12, 2017 02:30 AM EDT

For the first time a hospital in the United Kingdom conducted a robot assisted surgery of the human eye with precision that is 10x more than the traditional human led surgery.

Natural History Museum of L.A. Prepares New Centerpiece For Dinosaur Hall

Scientists Discover New Species Of Dinosaur Similar To One Of ‘Ghostbusters’ Villains

May 12, 2017 02:26 AM EDT

Scientists just discovered new species of dinosaur which looks like the demigod villain in the hit movie, "Ghostbuster" and it was believed that this will pave the way to the discovery of more species.

Nelson Tejeda, a Miami-Dade County mosquito control inspector, uses a sprayer filled with a pesticide in an attempt to kill mosquitos that are carrying the Zika virus on October 14, 2016 in Miami, Fl

Mosquito-Borne Diseases Spread At Lower Temperature, Scientists Identify Exact Temperature

May 12, 2017 01:21 AM EDT

In a new study, scientists have found that mosquito-borne diseases like zika, dengue and chikangunya spread at relatively lower temperatures and they were also successful in pinpointing the exact temperature at which the virus transmission takes place.

Highly Caffeinated Drinks, Five Hour Energy And Monster Energy Cited In 13 Death Reports

Energy Drinks Not Good For People With Genetic Heart Condition & QT Syndrome, New Study Confirms

May 12, 2017 01:59 AM EDT

A new study just confirmed that energy drinks are no actually good for people with genetic heart condition as well as QT Syndrome since these beverages just worsen the conditions.

Scientists discovered the reason for baldness and for having gray hair is all because of KROX20.

Scientists Accidentally Discover The Cells Responsible For Baldness And Hair Graying During Tumor Study

May 09, 2017 06:30 PM EDT

While doing research on the formation of tumors, a group of scientists came across the particular cells that cause gray hair and baldness and the discovery is being considered to be an important step in the direction of finding a cure for the twin problems.

A customs agent holds a hanful of the drug Ecstasy, just some of 2.1 million tablets of the drug seized by U.S. Customs July 26, 2000 in Los Angeles, CA.

Researchers Accidentally Discover Cheap Technique To Detect Ecstasy, Can Provide Reliable Drug Tests [Report]

May 09, 2017 06:26 PM EDT

A group of researchers was able to accidentally discover a new way to detect ecstasy effectively while they were in the process of building molecular activity.

A bicycle rider zips past flowering plants May 14, 2001 in New York Citys Central Park. Pollen counts are particularly high in New York this year.

Exposure To Pollen Relates To Pupil’s Poor Performance, Recent Study Claims [Report]

May 08, 2017 06:39 PM EDT

A recent study based on a result of a certain dissertation just confirmed and proved that pupils' exposure to pollen will affect their performance in school as they will likely to have pollen allergies.

A 25-year-old Chinese woman receives surgery for obesity at the Tianjin Nankai Hospital August 17, 2006 in Tianjin Municipality, China.

‘World’s Heaviest Woman’ Suffers Cardiac Issue, Triggers Feud Between Indian Doctors & Her Family [Report]

May 08, 2017 06:39 AM EDT

The world's heaviest woman is reportedly suffering from cardiac issues and some health conditions after she was treated in a hospital in India which caused a feud between her family and the doctors.

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

‘Gray Death’ The Most Lethal Opioid Combo In 20 Years: Combo Has The Deadliest Combination Of Drugs

May 06, 2017 09:08 AM EDT

“Gray Death” is changing the definition of addictions in the U.S. as this opioid combines the most dangerous substances to form a deadly combo.

Bringing Hearing To The Children Of Lesotho

Research On Growth Of Inner Cell Parts Using Stem Cells Underway Could Be Major Impact For Curing Deafness, New Drug Development

May 05, 2017 07:08 PM EDT

Scientists are working on a project which will have a huge impact on people with hearing impairment.

WHO Announces MERS In South Korea Not Global Emergency

WHO To Partner With Pharmaceutical Firms For Manufacture Of Affordable Cancer Drugs[Report]

May 05, 2017 07:00 PM EDT

World Health Organization is said to be looking forward to partner with pharmaceutical companies in order to manufacture and come up with low-cost but effective cancer drugs.

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