Donald Trump talks to journalists at the White House after the AHCA healthcare bill was pulled before a vote in Washington on 24 March 2017. Donald Trump has issued an ultimatum to the hard right of the Republican party, warning them to “get on the team” or face consequences at the ballot box. The
A study by a team of US researchers has found while loneliness does not appear to have any impact on an individual’s chance of falling ill with a cold, or the actual severity of the symptoms, it does seem to be linked to feeling more under the weather. “When it comes to our health it seems that it is
By Doina Chiacu and Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump declared war on members of his own party on Thursday by threatening the political careers of conservative Republicans who helped torpedo healthcare legislation he backed, but was quickly told the lawmakers will not bow
U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday he understood President Donald Trump's frustration with Republicans' failure to agree on healthcare legislation to replace Obamacare. "It's very understandable that the president is frustrated that we haven't gotten
By Kit Rees LONDON (Reuters) - It's not banking or mining shares, but rather technology stocks, that have come up trumps in Europe this year and are poised to end the first quarter as the best-performing sector. European tech companies often pale in comparison to the glamor of peers across the
WASHINGTON (AP) — Outside groups are promising to spend millions of dollars boosting President Donald Trump's agenda. But this political cavalry was noticeably absent during his first legislative agenda item, repealing and replacing the nation's health care law.
A 13-year-old boy and his mother have died and his father is fighting for his life after they were stabbed at their home in Stourbridge in the West Midlands. Police and emergency services were called to their home in Greyhound Lane in the town on Thursday morning following reports of an incident. A
LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization said it and partners have shipped 3.5 million doses of yellow fever vaccine to Brazil to help the country stamp out its worst outbreak in years.
March 30 (Reuters) - China Health Group Ltd * Refers to announcements in relation to an originatingsummons against li hong holdings limited * Defendant has undertaken not to file a winding up petitionagainst co based on alleged outstanding sum * Company has undertaken to pay sum of us$4 million or itsequivalent
By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) - Eleven biotech companies and research teams in Britain and the United States were awarded up to $48 million in funding on Thursday to speed development of new antibiotics powerful enough to take on the world's deadliest superbugs. The range of antimicrobial medicines
The device represents a huge leap beyond the standard plastic petri dish as a medium for studying human biology and developing new disease treatments, the researchers said. The device includes 3D models of key organs, including the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, liver, cervix and vagina. The tissues
Cookbooks may be leaving out a crucial step in recipes: food safety. The vast majority of recipes found in popular cookbooks offer little useful advice to keep you from getting sick, a new study finds. In a review of nearly 1,500 recipes from popular cookbooks, researchers found that only 123 recipes
Playing the video game "Tetris" shortly after a traumatic event, such as a car crash, may reduce the risk of developing intrusive flashbacks of the event, a new study suggests. Researchers found that car crash survivors who played "Tetris" in the emergency room within 6 hours of
Kim Kardashian wants to have a third baby. But a third baby could be very risky for the reality TV star, who revealed in an episode last fall that she had experienced a serious complication involving her placenta during both of her first two pregnancies. "I want my kids to have siblings, but the
Do you know what obesity looks like? Doctors, researchers and policymakers need to ditch the concept of using body mass index, or BMI, to diagnose obesity, according to an opinion piece published today (March 28) in the journal Obesity. "BMI is not a good criteria to be diagnosing a disease,"
By William James LONDON (Reuters) - The British government set out on Thursday how it will handle the mammoth task of converting European Union laws into domestic legislation in preparation for its exit from the bloc, seeking to ease business uncertainty about life after Brexit. Prime Minister Theresa
New York, March 30 (IANS) Women who experience multiple traumatic events during childhood or adolescence may be at an increased risk of depression in the years leading into menopause -- known as perimenopause, a study has showed. The findings revealed that women who reported two or more adverse childhood
The NHS is to stop giving patients travel vaccinations, gluten-free foods and some drugs that can be bought over the counter in an attempt to rescue its ailing finances. Simon Stevens, the chief executive of NHS England, announced the changes in an interview with the Daily Mail in which he detailed
One of the House Republican rebels, Kentucky Rep. Tom Massie, wasn't just "no" on the GOP health care bill to replace Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. Massie was "hell no." That ...
A health worker wears a badge that reads ‘NHS safer in the EU’. A record number of EU nationals left the NHS last year, renewing fears that Brexit could exacerbate a staffing crisis. The figures, compiled by NHS Digital, prompted medical leaders to call for more reassurances to European workers about
March 30 (Reuters) - Yifan Pharmaceutical Co Ltd * Says 2016 net profit up 95.5 percent y/y at 704.8 millionyuan ($102.32 million) Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/2oc0Dum Further company coverage:($1 = 6.8880 Chinese yuan renminbi)(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)
March 30 (Reuters) - Guangdong Hybribio Biotech Co Ltd * Says its Shenzhen IPO 3,776.4 times oversubscribed inonline tranche Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/2nza3NX(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)
March 30 (Reuters) - Lepu Medical Technology Beijing Co Ltd * Says its 2016 net profit up 30.4 percent y/y at 679.3million yuan ($98.62 million) * Says it sees its Q1 net profit up 30-40 percent y/y from176.9 million yuan a year earlier Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/2oetD54;http://bit.ly/2nOWyMc
Warplanes pounded rebel-held areas north of the Syrian city of Hama on Thursday in an escalation of air strikes, a rebel official and a monitor said, as government forces fought to reverse the insurgents' biggest assault in months. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and a doctor said air strikes