Health

Grieving mom calls Ikea dresser a ‘silent serial killer’

Grieving mom calls Ikea dresser a ‘silent serial killer’

A grieving mom from Minnesota called the Ikea dresser a “silent serial killer” after the product tipped and crushed her 22-month old son.

Replace male doctors with female ones to save more lives: researchers suggest

Replace male doctors with female ones to save more lives: researchers suggest

Replacing male doctors in hospitals with female ones can save as many as 32,000 lives each year, according to an intriguing suggestion by Harvard researchers.

New study casts doubts on W.H.O.’s sugar guidelines

New study casts doubts on W.H.O.’s sugar guidelines

Widely-accepted health advice to eat less sugar is based on weak evidence and can’t be trusted, a new study in a prominent medical journal on Monday cautioned.

U.S. drug overdose deaths increase significantly in past 5 years

U.S. drug overdose deaths increase significantly in past 5 years

Pointing to the growing problem of drug addiction in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) has cautioned that some states have seen jumps of nearly 200 per cent

Opponents of Maine’s marijuana legalization drop their recount effort

Opponents of Maine’s marijuana legalization drop their recount effort

The campaign that opposed Maine’s recreational marijuana legalization referendum has abandoned its recount effort, acknowledging that state voters have approved the use of the drug for nonmedical p

Female whose ovary was frozen at age 9 delivers a baby in London

Female whose ovary was frozen at age 9 delivers a baby in London

Marking a new breakthrough in the field of medical science, a woman who got one of her ovaries frozen even before puberty has delivered a baby in the UK.

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