Children of obese parents at risk for developmental delays

One of the authors said that previous studies in the NY area only focused on mothers, but their research is one of a few that studies fathers and their influence on children as well. The authors also noted that animal experiments indicated that obe... More..

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by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Ride-Sharing Cabs Could Replace All NYC Taxicabs: MIT Study

Ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft have been in the news a lot lately, but mostly due to their run ins with authorities and regulators. The MIT algorithm also crunched the numbers with two-person and te...More..

Vietnamese doctors recover forgotten scissors from abdomen after 18 years
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Vietnamese doctors recover forgotten scissors from abdomen after 18 years

The man had his stomach x-rayed and the film showed scissors lying in his abdomen. These things left behind in a patient's body puts them at risk for harm, longer hospital stays or even death, and are most like...More..

Lane Kiffin finished at Alabama, Sarkisian assumes OC duties
by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Lane Kiffin finished at Alabama, Sarkisian assumes OC duties

He's been working as an offensive analyst for the Tide since the week after the opener against the Trojans and now has only a week to prepare for the national title game. Kiffin was asked before the Peach Bow...More..

Family considers joint funeral for Reynolds, Fisher
by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Family considers joint funeral for Reynolds, Fisher

Debbie was at her son's Beverly Hills home to discuss funeral plans for the " Star Wars " actress' when she suffered a medical emergency and the paramedics were called. He revealed that she had a stroke, went t...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Istanbul terror attack: 2 Indians among 39 dead

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said she may still be under treatment after undergoing a kidney operation, but that she won't be well if she takes a break from her job to rest and recover. She fur...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Transgender Reaassignment Surgery Under Obamacare Blocked by Judge

Those who oppose the new federal regulations say they could violate the religious freedom of physicians and other health care workers and thwart their "independent medical judgment" in cases involving transge...More..

by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Florida State knocks off MI in Orange Bowl

The final five minutes were wildly entertaining and mostly unpredictable. And all the while the Florida State defense was even better, silencing the MI offense and forcing the Wolverines to three field goals on...More..

by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Beatles' first manager, Allan Williams, dies at 86

Before that fateful trip, the band were regulars at the Jacaranda and at the Blue Angel, another Liverpool venue owned by Williams. Allan Williams, a Liverpool music promoter who helped the Beatles get early ...More..

Omega-3 in pregnancy could reduce asthma
by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Omega-3 in pregnancy could reduce asthma

Expectant mothers who take fish oil during the first three months of their pregnancy are more likely to lower their child's risk of having asthma, a new study says. The children were regularly monitored for a...More..

Massachusetts Marijuana Sales Delayed by Huddling Lawmakers
by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Massachusetts Marijuana Sales Delayed by Huddling Lawmakers

Rosenberg, and Republican Minority Leader Bruce E. Tarr. The bill passed by the legislature on Wednesday still needs Gov. Charlie Baker's signature and it includes language that asks the Department of Public He...More..

Trump to Dissolve Charitable Foundation to Avoid Conflict of Interest
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Trump to Dissolve Charitable Foundation to Avoid Conflict of Interest

Gentry Beach, a director of the foundation and organizer of the event, did not immediately respond to a request for comment about the schedule change. The foundation was forced to stop fundraising in New York S...More..

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Slams Kerry, Praises Donald Trump
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Slams Kerry, Praises Donald Trump

John Kerry has delivered a stinging rebuke of the Israeli government, accusing it of making the establishment of a viable Palestinian state almost impossible through the expansion of settlements in the occupied...More..

Charlie Sheen Prays for Trump Death, Others Call for Assassination
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Charlie Sheen Prays for Trump Death, Others Call for Assassination

Sign up for free news alerts from WND.com, America's independent news network. Sheen, himself the child of a Hollywood legend, immediately reacted on Twitter after news spread that Reynolds had died. We don'...More..

NY Health Officials Declare Flu 'Widespread' In State
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

NY Health Officials Declare Flu 'Widespread' In State

A declaration announced by the State health department Wednesday means that health care workers who have not been vaccinated against the flu must wear masks when they're around patients. State health officials ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Merck Vaccine Shows Promise In Fight Against Deadly Ebola Virus

Researchers are at work to determine how long the vaccine is effective for. It involves tracing all individuals who may have been in contact with every new person diagnosed with the virus, from relatives who li...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Trump Blames Media For Not Reporting About His Huge Donationa For Charity

Trump Foundation as part of his effort to avoid any conflict with his role as president come Inauguration Day. But the foundation's inner workings have been the subject of Schneiderman's investigation for m...More..

Here's why more people die of Heart Attack in Christmas season
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Here's why more people die of Heart Attack in Christmas season

The report, published in the Journal of the American Heart Association , explored whether changes in diet, more alcohol and visiting relatives were to blame. In the past there was a " Christmas holiday effec...More..

Arvind Kejriwal meets Najeeb Jung, says resignation due to 'personal reasons'
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Arvind Kejriwal meets Najeeb Jung, says resignation due to 'personal reasons'

But as of now, it's still all in the realm of speculation. "He thanks the Prime Minister for all the help and cooperation he received during his tenure", the LG's office said in a statement. Jung had even forme...More..

Co-op recalls Hollow Milk Chocolate Santa's because they may contain small batteries
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Co-op recalls Hollow Milk Chocolate Santa's because they may contain small batteries

How have batteries been found inside chocolate santas. Both customers said they broke the chocolate to find the battery inside, suggesting it was put inside the chocolate before the cavity was sealed. A Co-op s...More..