UBERABANEWS.COM: Latest News of The Day 13:33, 08/13/2019

Australian woman claims cotton-swab misuse led to infection that was 'eating away at her skull'

An Australian woman candidly detailed her experience with a could-have-been deadly infection that occurred after she used cotton swabs to clean out her ears. She’s now warning others to be wary of using the buds, which technically...

Australian woman claims cotton-swab misuse led to infection that was 'eating away at her skull'

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Woman dies from flesh-eating infection she got at the beach A Florida woman died after getting a flesh-eating bacteria from an innocent-seeming cut on her leg at the beach, according to her family. Lynn Fleming was not initially concerned about the wound she got two weeks ago after falling into a small dip in...
09:00, 06/30/2019

Virginia woman contracts flesh-eating infection, has emergency surgery after 10 minutes swimming at local beach A Virginia woman who contracted a flesh-eating staph infection that spread through her leg after just 10 minutes in the water had to have emergency surgery days later, according to reports....
00:48, 07/17/2019

Ohio man recovering from flesh-eating bacteria infection after visiting Florida An Ohio man who was visiting family in Florida on spring break when he suddenly felt ill is miraculously on the road to recovery with all limbs intact after doctors diagnosed him with a flesh-eating bacteria infection in his foot....
09:00, 04/30/2019

Man contracts flesh-eating bacterial infection after dipping toes in water WARNING: Graphic content A Texas man said “he’ll never be the same” after he contracted a potentially deadly bacterial infection from dipping his toes in the water. Adam Perez, who reportedly was homeless prior to the infection, said that so far he h...
00:32, 06/14/2019

A Broken Skull, a Dubious Paper Trail: Australian Justice for One Aboriginal Man Medical records obtained by The New York Times suggest Patrick Cumaiyi was a victim of police brutality that fits a pattern in Australia — including a cover-up....
10:16, 05/01/2019

UK baby loses all 4 limbs following horrific sepsis infection, mom claims one leg 'came off in her hand' A United Kingdom mother is warning other new parents after her 11-month-old son, Oliver, developed a sepsis that led to the removal of all four of his limbs. ...
13:33, 08/13/2019

Dog kisses blamed for devastating infection that cost a woman her hands and legs Dogs are man’s best friend, but their mouths aren’t the most sterile things in the world. In fact, a dog’s mouth can be downright disgusting, and an Ohio woman just found that out in the worst possible way. As CNN reports, Marie Tra...
12:48, 08/06/2019

Woman who wore contact lenses while showering, swimming nearly blinded in one eye from rare infection Heads up, contact lens wearers: A woman in England was nearly blinded in one eye after contracting a serious but rare infection likely caused by wearing her contact lenses in the pool and shower. ...
14:00, 07/18/2019

Doctors thought this woman had a brain tumor but it was actually a tapeworm festering in her skull A New York woman who was prepared for a long battle against brain cancer got some shocking news when doctors finally opened up her skull. 42-year-old Rachel Palma had been experiencing some bizarre symptoms that prompted doctors to perform a scan of ...
23:00, 06/03/2019

Is it a yeast infection or a urinary tract infection? Urinary tract infections (UTIs) and yeast infections share some similarities, but they have distinct symptoms and treatment options. Learn about the differences here....
03:32, 08/11/2019

California woman contracts flesh-eating bacteria without going in water A San Diego woman said she suffered a nightmarish flesh-eating bacterial infection on her foot over the Fourth of July weekend — but unlike several others who recently contracted the disease, she never even stepped into the water, according to a new ...
12:00, 07/18/2019

Woman, 78, who lost arm to flesh-eating bug in 999 blunder can claim £150k A pensioner who lost an arm to a flesh-eating bug after a paramedic decided not to rush her to hospital has won the right to up to £150,000 in compensation from the NHS....
04:48, 08/01/2019

UK Woman On Honeymoon In Sri Lanka Dies After Eating Hotel Food The husband of a British bride who died on her honeymoon in Sri Lanka will be kept in the country at least until a formal hearing on the death is held on Wednesday, police said....
09:00, 05/11/2019

Woman who survived flesh-eating disease: It looked like my leg ‘was rotting off’ A woman in Florida on Tuesday recalled how she nearly died after contracting a flesh-eating disease while scalloping off the Gulf Coast. Patty Born, from Santa Rosa County, Florida, told WEAR-TV that she’s thankful to be alive after contracting...
23:32, 07/16/2019

Florida woman dies of flesh-eating bacteria, family says A woman died of a flesh-eating bacteria two weeks after cutting her leg in the waters off Anna Maria Island in Florida, her family says. Carolyn Fleming — who went by Lynn — of Ellenton, Florida, fell into a small dip in the water at the barrier isla...
18:00, 06/30/2019

Virginia woman infected with flesh-eating bacteria after just 10 minutes in water A Virginia woman who contracted a flesh-eating staph infection that spread through her leg after just 10 minutes in the water, had to have emergency surgery days later....
12:00, 07/17/2019

Protesters stage 'eat-in' after gallery removes video of woman eating banana Polish politicians and artists have taken to social media to protest a decision to remove an artwork depicting a woman eating a banana from a leading national gallery....
04:48, 05/01/2019

Australian student freed from North Korea after being detained on claims of spying Pyongyang’s official Korean Central News Agency, or KCNA, said the North deported Alek Sigley on Thursday after he pleaded for forgiveness over his activities, which the agency said infringed on North Korea’s sovereignty....
09:49, 07/06/2019

Tucson woman chomps down 26 hot dogs to earn 2nd place in Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest NEW YORK (WNBC) –  Tucson resident Michelle Lesco, who wolfed down 26 hot dogs in Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest, earning her second place in the women’s competition. Reigning women’s champion Miki Sudo had already won the wo...
14:48, 07/04/2019

Florida woman says dad died of flesh-eating bacteria less than 48 hours after entering water A Tennessee man died just 48 hours after contracting a flesh-eating bacteria from waters in Florida after his daughter says the hospital he was treated at ignored her warnings that he had contracted necrotizing fasciitis....
14:48, 07/13/2019

Texas woman banned from Walmart reportedly for eating half a cake and refusing to pay Six months after a Texas woman was banned by Wichita Falls police for drinking wine from a Pringles can, a second has been banned for taking the cake.       ...
03:16, 06/29/2019

Woman Risks Brain Eating Disease To Take A 3-Hour Swim In Roman Baths 2000-year-old Roman Baths in the English city of Bath have been closed for public bathing since 1978 after a girl died of a meningitis-related illness.  ...
08:16, 07/30/2019

Woman detained after Australian PM egged A 25-year-old woman has been detained by police after she allegedly hit Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison with an egg while he was on the campaign trail Tuesday....
12:32, 05/07/2019

Toyota faces Australian class action over claims of faulty diesel filters Australian lawyers filed a class action lawsuit against Toyota Motor Corp's local unit on Thursday, claiming some models of the carmaker's top-selling vehicles Hilux, Prado and Fortuner were fitted with defective parts....
04:48, 08/01/2019

| Ex-cop sentenced to 12.5 years for killing of Australian woman A former Minneapolis police officer has been sentenced to 12 years and six months in prison for the fatal shooting of an unarmed Australian woman who had been trying to report a crime....
04:00, 06/08/2019

US policeman jailed over killing of Australian woman Mohamed Noor has been sentenced for the 2017 killing of Justine Damond, an unarmed Australian woman who called 911. The sentence was in line with state guidelines, but some also wonder if race was an issue as well....
16:00, 06/07/2019

Ex-Cop In US Gets Over 12 Years In Jail For Killing Of Australian Woman A former Minneapolis police officer was sentenced Friday to 12 years and six months in prison for the fatal shooting of an unarmed Australian woman who had been trying to report a crime....
11:16, 06/07/2019

Australian police dig up garden in search for missing U.S. woman Australian police investigating the disappearance of a U.S. woman said on Saturday they fear she has been killed and began digging up the front garden of her Brisbane home....
03:32, 06/08/2019

Australian woman stabs man with stiletto in drunken assault A brawling brunette celebrating her 21st birthday sent an innocent man to the hospital when she stabbed him in the head with her stiletto. Birthday girl Jazzmin Fry and her beau were on a boozy night out when they got into a fight with stranger Kyle ...
19:48, 05/09/2019

Former Minnesota policeman convicted in fatal shooting of Australian woman A former Minneapolis police officer on Tuesday was found guilty of murder for fatally shooting an Australian woman from his patrol car while responding to her 2017 report of a possible sex assault near her home....
19:48, 04/30/2019

Australian police say woman stabbed in downtown Sydney attack A woman was taken to hospital after she was stabbed in downtown Sydney in what appeared to be an unprovoked attack by a man who has been taken into custody, police said....
23:00, 08/12/2019

Minnesota ex-officer gets 12-1/2 years for Australian woman's shooting death A former Minneapolis police officer was sentenced to 12-1/2 years in prison on Friday for the fatal shooting of an Australian woman nearly two years ago after she had called police to report a possible sexual assault....
10:48, 06/07/2019

| Australian woman allegedly beheads mother in 'horrific' crime An Australian woman charged with murder has been sent for a medical assessment amid reports she decapitated her mother and left the head outside a neighbour's house....
12:32, 07/21/2019

Ex-Minnesota policeman says he shot Australian woman to protect partner An ex-Minnesota policeman on trial for murder said on Thursday that he opened fire on an Australian woman who approached his car to protect his partner who was struggling to get his gun....
22:32, 04/28/2019

Ex-Minnesota policeman faces prison for fatal shooting of Australian woman A former Minneapolis police officer faces the possibility of stiff prison time when he is sentenced on Friday for the fatal shooting of an Australian woman nearly two years ago after she had called police to report a possible sexual assault....
08:16, 06/07/2019

Ex-Minneapolis cop sentenced to 12.5 years for murder of Australian woman Justine Damond Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor was sentenced in the 2017 shooting death of Justine Damond, a woman from Australia who was unarmed.        ...
11:32, 06/07/2019

Minnesota ex-officer gets 12-1/2 years in prison for Australian woman's shooting death A former Minneapolis police officer was sentenced to 12-1/2 years in prison on Friday for the fatal shooting of an Australian woman nearly two years ago after she had called police to report a possible sexual assault....
13:48, 06/07/2019

Minneapolis Police Officer Convicted of Murder in Shooting of Australian Woman The former officer, Mohamed Noor, fired a single shot that killed Justine Ruszczyk in 2017. She had been calling the police, reporting that she heard screaming....
16:00, 04/30/2019

Australian Woman Allegedly Beheads Mother, Leaves Head Outside House An Australian woman charged with murder has been sent for a medical assessment amid reports she decapitated her mother and left the head outside a neighbour's house....
03:48, 07/21/2019

24-year-old U.S. woman and Australian boyfriend were on road trip in Canada when they were killed A manhunt is underway in Canada after a 24-year-old American woman and her Australian boyfriend were found dead earlier this week along a remote highway in British Columbia. The bodies of Chynna Noelle Deese, 24, and Lucas Robertson Fowler, 23, were ...
12:00, 07/21/2019

Australian officials who helped Chinese high rollers obtain visas face probe over money-laundering claims The government ordered an investigation after reports alleged that some wealthy clients of casino operator Crown Resorts were involved in illegal activity....
14:16, 07/30/2019

North Carolina woman, Australian boyfriend murdered along remote Canadian highway Police in Canada are investigating after a 24-year-old North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend were found murdered along a remote stretch of highway in Canada....
14:16, 07/19/2019

Australian woman, 20, found stabbed to death beside injured dad in car; father charged with murder A 20-year-old medical student in Australia is being remembered as a “high achiever” and “talented pianist” after she was found stabbed to death in a Mercedes Benz next to her injured father, who has been charged with her murder, reports said Tuesday....
09:00, 07/23/2019

Fired Australian rugby player Israel Folau sues federation, claims contract unlawfully ended over Christian beliefs The Aussie rugby player who was fired earlier this year for writing on social media that “hell awaits” gay people has sued Australia Rugby and his former team, claiming that his contract was unlawfully ended over his Christian beliefs....
08:48, 08/01/2019

Investigators are 'suspicious' after American woman and her Australian boyfriend were killed on Canada road trip Facebook Canadian investigators are probing the deaths of an American woman and her Australian boyfriend who were found on a highway in British Columbia last week. Chynna Noelle Deese, 24, and Lucas Robertson Fowler, 23, were found Monday morning al...
16:48, 07/21/2019

Teens now missing in Canada days after Australian man, North Carolina woman killed along remote highway Authorities in Canada are asking the public to "remain vigilant" after two teenagers have been reported in the missing in the same region where a 24-year-old North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend were found murdered along a remote stretch...
10:48, 07/22/2019

'Clean Eating' May Lead To Eating Disorders, Says Study The obsession with 'clean diet' and the lack of complete knowledge about the same may signal a risk for eating disorders. The study was published in the 'Journal of Eating Disorders'....
19:16, 06/04/2019

Alek Sigley latest: Australian student was 'caught red handed spying' claims North Korea An Australian student who was detained in North Korea had been "spreading anti-Pyongyang propaganda" and "committing espionage", authorities in the country have alleged....
07:33, 07/06/2019

Woman claims she was left with oozing blisters after getting hair bleached A 19-year-old woman in the U.K. claims that she was left with severe, oozing burns on her scalp after a hairdresser that her friends had recommended told her that the pain she was feeling from the bleach was “normal.”...
12:48, 06/21/2019

Crime Trackers: Woman claims she was attacked and her disabled son was nearly kidnapped TUCSON – A woman claims she was assaulted, and her disabled son was nearly kidnapped from their home. It happened June 12 on 44th Street West of South Sixth Avenue. Mercedes Ortega told News 4 Tucson two women came to her house harassed her son...
22:32, 06/21/2019

Woman Claims Chris Evans Is Her Number Neighbour. He Responds... The number neighbour trend that took over Twitter recently involves texting a phone number with only one digit different from your own. On Thursday, one woman claimed that she texted her number......
16:32, 08/12/2019

Woman claims botched 'at-home' tattoo landed her in hospital A 20-year-old woman who settled for a cheap tattoo after being told her selected parlor was fully booked said she will always “completely regret it” after she landed in the hospital with a massive infection....
09:32, 05/23/2019

Pennsylvania woman claims Golden Corral kicked her out for dressing 'too provocatively' A Pennsylvania woman claims she was kicked out of a Golden Corral restaurant last week for being dressed “too provocatively” – despite learning later that the restaurant didn’t have a dress code....
03:16, 06/05/2019

Georgia police investigating after woman claims she infected men with HIV in Facebook video A Georgia woman might be facing charges after claiming in a video she was HIV-positive and infecting others — which she later told police wasn't true....
18:16, 08/07/2019

21-year-old American woman claims to be youngest person to visit every country Lexie Alford, 21, says she visited every country in the world after setting foot in North Korea on May 31.        ...
13:00, 06/05/2019

Woman claims to find dead, petrified bird in canned spinach A Pennsylvania woman preparing dinner for her family last week was shocked when she allegedly opened a can of veggies only to find a dead and petrified bird at the bottom of the can. Cherie Lyons says she was making dinner in her Franklin County home...
01:00, 06/21/2019

Woman who filmed man 'masturbating' on train claims she's facing jail and fine of £40,000 A FEMALE train passenger who filmed a man who was allegedly masturbating while looking directly at her claims she could be fined £40,000 for invading his privacy....
08:32, 07/02/2019

Manhattan woman claims ‘deranged’ boyfriend sent revenge porn to her parents, job A Manhattan woman says she endured years of abuse at the hands of a manipulative and vengeful Jekyll-and-Hyde-like ex-boyfriend who sent a trove of revenge porn to her parents and monitored work email because he thought she was cheating on him, a new...
20:32, 06/19/2019

Detroit woman claims Spirit passenger refused to sit next to her because she's black Spirit Airlines is investigating a Detroit woman's report that a passenger on her flight refused to sit next her because she was black.       ...
06:00, 07/09/2019

Dominican Republic resort temporarily closes after woman claims she was beaten there The Dominican Republic resort where a Delaware woman says she was beaten unconscious is temporarily closing due to low occupancy.       ...
15:00, 08/14/2019

The Latest: Woman claims 2008 sexual assault by UCLA doctor LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a retired UCLA gynecologist who is charged with sexually abusing two patients (all times local): 1:45 p.m. A Los Angeles-area woman tells The Associated Press she was sexually assaulted by a gynecologist who worked fo...
14:16, 06/11/2019

Coroner claims woman overdosed on cannabis, scientists call bullshit In the history of human existence there isn’t a single scrap of peer-reviewed, verified evidence supporting the idea that it’s possible to overdose on cannabis. Yet, somehow, a coroner from Louisiana claims to be 100-percent positive that a 39-year-o...
17:00, 06/07/2019

North Carolina woman, Australian man were shot dead in Canada, 'possible' link to missing teens, dead man A North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend were shot to death before their bodies were discovered last week along a remote stretch of highway, Canadian authorities revealed Monday....
09:00, 07/23/2019

Woman claims she was kicked out of Golden Corral for dressing “too provocatively” A woman who was kicked out of the Golden Corral for her provocative outfit. She feels it was discrimination.        ...
11:32, 06/07/2019

Black woman claims bartender made her give up seat for white customers A woman in Michigan has filed a class-action lawsuit against J. Alexander’s restaurant after alleging she was the victim of racial discrimination at a location just outside of Detroit. On Wednesday afternoon, however, the restaurant responded with a ...
16:48, 06/26/2019

Top US cardinal reassigned abusive priest and dismissed sex abuse case, woman claims Texas woman Laura Pontikes reported her abusive priest to a top cardinal, but instead of removing the priest, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo reassigned him.        ...
17:00, 06/04/2019

Incapacitated woman in Arizona who gave birth was repeatedly raped, may have been pregnant before, family claims _____ An incapacitated female patient in Arizona who gave birth although no one at her long-term care center realized she was pregnant was “violently and repeatedly raped” and may have been impregnated before, the family claims in court d...
00:16, 05/26/2019

Woman claims she was separated from newborn after testing positive for opiates because of poppy-seed bagel Less than 24 hours after a mother in New York gave birth, her baby was taken from her after she tested positive for opiates — despite claiming she did not taking any drugs....
14:48, 05/14/2019

Woman claims to find missing puppy dead days after getting loose on subway tracks The 8-month-old cocker spaniel that got loose on the Midtown subway tracks was found dead nearly a week after running from its owner, according to a report. Good Samaritan Simone Peterson discovered Marley’s lifeless body Wednesday, not far fro...
10:48, 05/30/2019

Florida woman sues American Airlines, claims her emotional support dog was confined to a bathroom A Florida woman is suing American Airlines after her emotional support dog was allegedly confined to a bathroom on a flight from Miami to Los Angeles.       ...
15:00, 08/14/2019

Woman claims ‘lone star’ tick bite caused severe meat allergy A tick turned Kristie Downen into a vegan. “It was the last thing on my mind,” the Missouri farmer tells Springfield’s KSPR TV of her “life-changing experience … [it’s] unbelievable that a tick can make you allergi...
13:16, 07/01/2019

NY woman claims she drank soda bottle filled with bleach at same Dominican resort where 3 Americans died A New York woman claims a poisonous soda bottle filled with bleach left her ill and bleeding at the same troubled Dominican Republic resort where at least three U.S. tourists have died suddenly in their rooms....
11:48, 06/08/2019

White Woman Claims She Invented the Hair Bonnet, Black Twitter Tells Her to Go Back to Wypipostan A white woman may have secured her spot in the Columbusing Hall of Fame after claiming that she invented an accessory used by black women ever since Earline Jackson delayed her escape to the Underground Railroad by informing Harriet Tubman:...
17:00, 07/22/2019

UN: Misuse of land and agriculture is driving climate change Human beings must change the way we eat and grow our food in order to avert climate change, says a new report from the UN released today. The study breaks down how much harm increased agricultural production -- from farms to cattle ranches to plantat...
23:16, 08/08/2019

Facebook to pay $100 million to settle with SEC over misuse of user data Facebook Inc agreed to pay a $100 million fine to settle charges by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that it misled investors for more than two years about the misuse of its users' data, the regulator said on Wednesday....
07:00, 07/24/2019

Opioid stewardship programs help prevent misuse in hospitals As the U.S. wrestles with the problem of opioid addiction in the United States, many hospitals have adopted stewardship programs that may help curb the problem, a new study says....
21:32, 07/03/2019

HMS Queen Elizabeth Captain Sacked From Post Over Car ''Misuse'': Reports The captain of HMS Queen Elizabeth, the British Royal Navy's largest and most powerful warship, has been stripped of his command for allegedly misusing an official car on weekends, media reports said......
16:32, 05/17/2019

Congress Moves Poll Body Against Alleged Misuse Of PMO For Campaigning The Congress has moved the Election Commission against alleged misuse of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) to collect information in advance about places where Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to......
09:00, 05/01/2019

China says U.S. block on nuclear firms a 'misuse' of export controls A U.S. decision to stop China General Nuclear Power Corp (CGN) and its subsidiaries from dealing with U.S. companies was a misuse of export control measures and would harm both U.S. and Chinese firms, China's foreign ministry said....
23:32, 08/15/2019

Cathay suspends second pilot, cites misuse of company information Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific Airways said it had suspended with immediate effect on Tuesday a second officer operating flight CX216 for misuse of company information, and had also commenced internal disciplinary proceedings....
04:00, 08/13/2019

Margaret Hunter pleads guilty to misuse of campaign funds Margaret Hunter, the wife of Rep. Duncan Hunter, pleaded guilty in a San Diego court Thursday to conspiring to misuse campaign funds on personal expenses....
14:00, 06/13/2019

Australian political parties woo Chinese-Australian voters The Chinese diaspora in Australia are being wooed like never before by political parties who see them as key to winning crucial seats that could decide next week’s election...
22:16, 05/07/2019

Nick Clegg denies misuse of Facebook influenced Brexit vote Tech firm’s communications chief says it found no evidence of Russian interferenceNick Clegg, Facebook’s head of communications, has dismissed allegations that misuse of the social network influenced the Brexit referendum result.Speaking on the BBC’s...
03:00, 06/24/2019

Israel PM's Wife Admits "Fund Misuse" In Plea Deal, Will Pay Fine The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asked a Jerusalem court Sunday to approve a plea bargain convicting her of fraudulently using state funds for meals, an AFP reporter said....
05:00, 06/16/2019

About 150 Baycrest Hospital workers let go after audit finds misuse in employee benefits Approximately 150 people were let go through a combination of terminations and resignations following an audit into the alleged misuse of employee benefits, Baycrest said....
11:32, 07/11/2019

FCC fines 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!', others over misuse of emergency alert tone The Federal Communications Commission fined a television broadcaster, cable television network and a radio broadcaster for misusing the emergency alert tones....
01:32, 08/17/2019

Kamala Harris disses Trump for 'misuse of power' in rapper's case Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif, slammed President Trump for his ongoing involvement in bring home American rapper A$AP Rocky after being lobbied by Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, calling his actions a "misuse of power."...
18:00, 07/24/2019

Wife of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu pleads guilty to misuse of government funds The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has agreed to a plea deal in connection with allegations that she misused about $100,000 in government money....
03:32, 06/16/2019

Woman claims she was kicked out of Golden Corral for dressing 'too provocatively' A woman who was kicked out of the Golden Corral for her provocative outfit. She feels it was discrimination.        ...
00:00, 06/08/2019

Regulators in India reportedly start probe over Google's misuse of Android's dominant position While India is the second largest smartphone market in the world, its position as a developing country limits sales of higher-end flagship phones. That is why a value based firm like Xiaomi has done so well in the country. And while Apple expands pro...
12:00, 05/10/2019

Black woman claims bartender at Michigan restaurant made her give up seat for white customers, but restaurant shares different story Liah Gant claims she was sitting at the bar of the J. Alexander’s in West Bloomfield on Thursday night when a bartender asked her to give up her seat so two white men could sit down....
03:00, 06/27/2019

How a gut infection might spark Parkinson's Scientists are still unpicking the processes involved in Parkinson's. A new study ties together bacterial infection, mitochondria, and the immune system....
17:16, 07/19/2019

Can a yeast infection cause bleeding? A yeast infection can cause a small amount of bleeding, as well as genital soreness and other symptoms. Antifungal medications can help. Learn more here....
19:32, 08/16/2019

Can home remedies help with a kidney infection? Kidney infections will usually require treatment with antibiotics. Home remedies on their own cannot treat a kidney infection, but some may help relieve symptoms alongside antibiotics. Learn more here....
21:48, 07/29/2019

Would You Want a Computer to Judge Your Risk of H.I.V. Infection? A new software algorithm decides which patients are most likely to become infected with the virus. But this is not like other risk calculators, some experts say....
03:16, 07/30/2019

Is a urinary tract infection contagious? Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are not contagious, but the bacteria that cause them can travel between people. Learn more about these infections and how they develop here....
02:48, 08/09/2019

Fat, flightless kakapo hit by fungal infection Just six weeks ago, New Zealand scientists were celebrating a successful breeding season. Now, they are facing the prospect of widespread deaths due to a fungal infection....
10:48, 06/12/2019

What's the record at the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest? Here's that and more of the craziest eating contest records The Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island has become appointment viewing over the last decade-plus. Here's the record       ...
10:16, 07/04/2019

Mom shares photo of son's infection to warn others about sepsis A mother in the U.K. is hoping her son’s terrifying sepsis ordeal may help spare others from the same fate after she snapped a photo of a red line that had started creeping up the inside of his wrist following a fall at the zoo....
09:32, 06/11/2019

Rare Bacterial Infection Leaves at Least 12 Dead in U.K. Most of those affected by the outbreak of invasive Group A streptococcal disease in Essex had been receiving care for chronic wounds, the authorities said....
09:32, 06/26/2019

Researchers may have found a way to block gonorrhea infection Researchers at Georgia State University say blocking uptake of the mineral zinc by the bacterial pathogen that causes gonorrhea could prevent infection, a finding that may lead to a vaccine for the STI....
22:16, 08/05/2019

Implanted drug could someday prevent HIV infection The drug company Merck released research showing that a potent new drug, implanted in a matchstick-sized rod under the skin, holds promise for shielding people from HIV. But it is years from market....
18:32, 07/23/2019

Someday, an Arm Implant May Prevent H.I.V. Infection for a Year In preliminary tests, a matchstick-size rod containing a new drug offered promise as a shield against the virus. But a large clinical trial must still be done....
12:00, 07/23/2019

Penalties not lowering hospital-acquired infection rates (Reuters Health) - A penalty program established to reduce infections and other complications in U.S. hospitals hasn't made these events less likely or reduced fatalities or repeat hospitalizations, a large study suggests....
12:00, 07/10/2019

Mom saves son from possible deadly sepsis by recognizing this sign of infection A mom said after her son scraped his arm at the zoo, he developed a fever and itching. A short time later, he developed sepsis.        ...
09:32, 06/13/2019

Guatemalan boy who died in US custody suffered from brain infection The 16-year-old, who died in a Texas children’s hospital, travelled to the US from Camotán, hoping to be reunited with his older brotherA Guatemalan boy who died at a Texas children’s hospital after being detained on the US southern border was suffer...
16:00, 05/02/2019

The world’s fattest parrots are being killed off by fungal infection The world’s plumpest parrots are dying. New Zealand’s kakapo parrots, an endangered bird that can grow to nearly five pounds, are being killed off by a fungal infection. Seven of the chubby chicks have died from Aspergillosis, which threa...
09:48, 06/15/2019

30-1 shot Haikal out of Kentucky Derby with foot infection LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Haikal won’t run in the Kentucky Derby because of an infection in his left front foot, reducing the field to 19 horses. Haikal joins early favorite Omaha Beach on the sidelines for Saturday’s race. Trained by Kiaran...
05:00, 05/03/2019

Another Person In Kerala Suspected Of Nipah Infection Tests Negative Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja said today that the sample of one more person suspected to be infected with the Nipah virus has tested negative. He was being treated at the isolation ward of the......
02:00, 06/07/2019

Infant has all four limbs amputated after throat infection leads to sepsis This is the stuff of parents’ nightmares. Doctors were forced to amputate the hands and feet of a baby from the UK after a throat infection quickly took a turn for the worse. This past spring, Abigail Wardle, mom to toddler Oliver Aisthorpe, br...
19:32, 08/12/2019

'Starving' fungus of iron may treat drug-resistant infection New research in mice finds that repurposing a drug for blood disorders can lower iron levels and thus starve Candida albicans of its essential nutrient....
05:32, 06/05/2019

Grumpy Cat, Whose Frown Made the Internet Smile, Dies After Infection Grumpy Cat, whose seemingly unamused facial expressions shot her to viral fame in 2012, has died at the age of seven, her owners have said. Grumpy Cat, real name Tardar Sauce, died following complications from a urinary tract infection on Tuesday in ...
09:00, 05/17/2019

Fisherman says he nearly lost finger after contracting bacterial infection in cut from fish fin An Oklahoma man’s successful day of fishing nearly turned tragic when a striper’s fin sliced into his finger, leading to an infection that nearly cost him the digit....
09:00, 05/30/2019

Dad shares meningitis B warning after infection kills daughter ‘within 36 hours’ Sara Stelzer’s life was just beginning when it was tragically cut short. At 18, Sara — a smart, loving and thoughtful girl — was a freshman at San Diego State University when, one Saturday in October of 2014, she called her parents to complain of a b...
17:16, 05/24/2019

Type 2 diabetes sufferers warned about killer genital infection Type 2 diabetes sufferers are being urged to watch for a killer genital infection that rots your privates. Experts are warning that one of the newer drugs being prescribed to treat the condition, which affects more than 2.7 million in the UK, could h...
21:00, 05/07/2019

Ransomware infection takes some police car laptops offline in Georgia Ransomware infection impacted police car laptops for the Georgia State Patrol, Georgia Capitol Police, and the Georgia Motor Carrier Compliance Division....
18:48, 07/29/2019

Fake lashes with side effects: Risk of eczema and infection Long, full lashes are considered attractive, especially in women. That's why artificial lashes are on the rise. But these extensions come with health risks....
03:32, 06/17/2019

Deadly Fungal Infection Emerged Because of Global Warming, Study Says A new study on the mysterious origins of a deadly fungal infection that seemed to have simultaneously emerged in far-flung corners of the globe finds that global warming may be to blame. Candida auris, a fungus that can kill anyone who comes into clo...
13:48, 07/24/2019

Massachusetts Man Reportedly in a Coma After Contracting Brain Infection From a Mosquito A rare, sometimes fatal viral infection spread by mosquitoes has resurfaced in Massachusetts—and has likely sent at least one man into a coma. Over the weekend, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported that a local resident contracted ...
17:00, 08/13/2019

Enanta's lung infection therapy succeeds in mid-stage trial Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Friday its treatment for a highly contagious respiratory infection met the main goal of reducing virus levels in the body and improving symptoms in patients in a mid-stage study....
06:16, 06/14/2019

Frazier: Arrieta went 'overboard' on skull remark Todd Frazier said Sunday that Jake Arrieta went "a little overboard" when he threatened to "put a dent" in the Mets third baseman's skull after he was steamed after getting hit by the Phillies pitcher on Saturday....
14:00, 07/07/2019

12,000 years ago, a boy had his skull squashed into a cone shape Ancient people in China practiced human head-shaping about 12,000 years ago — meaning they bound some children's maturing skulls, encouraging the heads to grow into elongated ovals — making them the oldest group on record to purposefully squash their...
04:16, 07/12/2019

No, Teenagers Are Not Growing ‘Skull Horns’ Because of Smartphones More than a year ago, a pair of Australian researchers published a paper in Scientific Reports to little fanfare. In it, they noted that a surprising number of young people were developing bone growths on the backs of their skulls. The researchers po...
10:48, 06/21/2019

Todd Frazier has a new enemy: ‘I’ll put a dent in his skull’ It looks like Todd Frazier has a new adversary — one who is willing to put a “dent in his skull.” Jake Arrieta was steaming mad about Frazier being mad. He called out the Mets’ third baseman, who was ejected after angrily reacting to getting hit by a...
04:00, 07/07/2019

Ubisoft delays 'Skull and Bones' until at least mid-2020 We hope you didn't base your gaming calendar around Skull and Bones, the other multiplayer-focused pirate title. Ubisoft has revealed that the game has been delayed again, this time until sometime after the company's fiscal 2019-2020 (that...
19:00, 05/15/2019

Measles in Europe: infection rates highest in a decade, says UN health agency Although more children than ever before are being vaccinated against measles across Europe, overall infection rates are the highest in a decade, and a three-fold increase on last year, according to new data published on Thursday by the World Health O...
14:00, 04/28/2019

World’s fattest parrot, the endangered kākāpō, could be wiped out by fungal infection Seven of the birds native to New Zealand have died, with just 142 adults remainingThe world’s fattest parrot is facing an existential threat in the form of a dangerous fungal infection which has already endangered a fifth of its species.Seven of New ...
20:48, 06/12/2019

Rugby fans heading to Japan warned about deadly brain infection Rugby fans travelling to Japan for the World Cup are being advised to consider getting vaccinated in order to avoid contracting a deadly viral brain infection....
01:17, 08/14/2019

Toddler diagnosed with rare cancer after suspected ear infection is now disease-free A toddler whose facial nerves were damaged during surgery to remove a huge tumor which doctors first believed was an ear infection is now cancer free, just months after her parents were told she may not survive. ...
13:16, 05/09/2019

New Jersey man claims he was attacked for wearing 'MAGA' hat, claims teens shouted 'F--- Trump!' Police are investigating a New Jersey man’s claims that he was attacked Tuesday night by nearly two dozen people in New York because he was wearing a “Make American Great Again Hat.” ...
07:48, 08/02/2019

Cracked skull may be proof of ancient brain surgery A broken skull suggests that brain surgery existed as far back as 2,200 years ago. The cracked cranium – which appears to have a hole drilled into it – was found at the site of an ancient Greek city in Turkey. Archaeologists uncovered the skull insid...
16:16, 08/05/2019

Skull and Bones release date, news and trailers Announced at Ubisoft’s E3 2017 conference, Skull and Bones is a game that will take players into the Golden Age of Piracy and let them take the helm of their very own pirate ship.When it launches, Skull and Bones will be the second of two big ...
16:00, 05/15/2019

Skull shows our species got to Europe 165,000 earlier than we thought The first modern humans were not supposed to have reached Europe until 45,000 years ago, but a skull from a Greek cave turns out to be 210,000 years old...
11:16, 07/10/2019

Snake gets trapped in toy skull, freed by dental tools Looks like this slithery snake hit a snag when it got trapped in a toy skull and had to be freed by a vet using dentist tools.        ...
11:00, 05/10/2019

Authorities: Man upset about vaping cracked brother’s skull LAPORTE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a man struck his 15-year-old brother in the head in northwestern Indiana because he was upset about the teen vaping indoors, causing a skull fracture that led to his death. The (Northwest Indiana) ...
08:32, 06/21/2019

How Does Steve King Fit That Galaxy Brain Into Such a Tiny Skull? It is my unfortunate duty to inform you, dear reader, that Iowa Republican Rep. Steve “can’t restore our civilization with someone else’s babies” King is still out here trying to act like he’s a totally chill dude who definitely doesn’t pal around wi...
15:48, 05/13/2019

Attorney: Girl hit during Astros game had skull fracture HOUSTON (AP) — An attorney for the family of a 2-year-old girl struck by a foul ball during a game last month between the Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros says the girl suffered a skull fracture. Attorney Richard Mithoff on Wednesday provided the firs...
15:00, 06/26/2019

Apple's iPhone battery life claims are exaggerated, claims UK watchdog According to new tests conducted by UK consumer watchdog Which?, Apple is greatly overestimating the battery life of various iPhone models, with the iPhone XR falling particularly short of the manufacturer's 25-hour talk time claim.The independe...
20:48, 05/05/2019

Florida boat captain contracts bacterial infection in wound after fishing with grandson His family quickly recognized the severity of his symptoms and rushed him to the hospital, where he was diagnosed with Vibrio vulnificus and has been receiving treatment since July 23....
17:48, 08/01/2019

Kentucky cheerleader, 13, who died after falling ill at competition had 'underlying strep infection,' family says Lilliana Schalck, a Kentucky cheerleader who died after she felt ill at a cheerleading competition in February, was suffering from a strep infection, a coroner’s report stated....
10:16, 04/28/2019

Young Kansas mother who lost both legs to a potentially deadly infection is walking again (KSNW) A Kansas woman has gone from nearly losing her life to thriving. “I look back and I never thought that my life would be like this,” Lucie Kline says. Kline, 23, went in for a routine hysterectomy on November 28, 2018. By November 3...
04:00, 06/18/2019

Missouri mom battling deadly sepsis infection loses all 10 toes, hand, several fingers A Missouri mother who spent over a month in the hospital in dire condition is adapting to life without her 10 toes and right hand after they were amputated in an effort to stop a deadly infection from spreading throughout her body....
21:00, 06/04/2019

Lisa Rinna says daughter's mental health struggles were caused by childhood infection Reality TV star Lisa Rinna said Monday that her daughter’s recently revealed struggles with mental health were triggered by an “extreme” infection during her childhood years. ...
10:32, 07/23/2019

A Nurse's Alleged Opioid Theft Led to a Blood Infection Outbreak at a New York Hospital An outbreak of a rare infection at a western New York hospital in 2018 was sparked by a nurse’s opioid use disorder, a new case report out Thursday seems to confirm. The nurse is alleged to have taken intravenous opioid painkillers for her own person...
17:16, 08/08/2019

Study links low-dose aspirin to bleeding inside the skull People without a history of heart disease and stroke who took low-dose aspirin were more likely to experience bleeding inside the skull, according to a new study....
19:32, 05/13/2019

How A Nurse With a Hole in Her Skull Changed The Medical History of Migraines The following is adapted from an excerpt from social and medical historian Katherine Foxhall’s new book, Migraine: A History, published by Johns Hopkins University Press, and out June 18, 2019. In 1936, Alfred Goltman, a physician from Tenness...
10:48, 06/18/2019

Ancient saber-toothed cats could crush a skull with their teeth If you were transported back in time some 100,000 years there’s a good chance you’d run into any number of creatures that could rapidly end your life. One of those species was the saber-toothed cat, and while we may never know how aggress...
23:00, 06/03/2019

College student unearths Triceratops skull in North Dakota MEDORA, N.D. (CNN) – A college student made this discovery of a lifetime in the badlands of North Dakota. Harrison Duran teamed up with Professor Michael Kjelland on a paleontology dig — and discovered this triceratops skull. Experts say ...
19:00, 07/25/2019

210,000 Year Old Homo sapiens Skull From Greece is Oldest Outside Africa A 210,000-year-old human skull could provide new evidence that our species left Africa much earlier than previously thought.  ...
14:48, 07/10/2019

Scientists reveal skull of beluga-narwhal hybrid through DNA analysis Using DNA analysis of a 30-some-year-old whale skull, scientists were reportedly able to identify the animal as a rare hybrid of a beluga whale and a narwhal....
04:48, 06/21/2019

Surgeons Opened Her Skull To Remove Tumor. Instead, They Found A Tapeworm Doctors had broken the disheartening news to Rachel Palma, explaining that the lesion on her brain was suspected to be a tumor, and her scans suggested that it was cancerous....
20:16, 06/06/2019

College student unearths 65 million-year-old dinosaur skull Beats the hell out of beer pong. A California college kid spending part of his summer on a paleontology dig in the Badlands of North Dakota struck pay dirt, unearthing a portion of a 65 million-year-old Triceratops skull. Lifelong dinosaur buff Harri...
11:32, 07/25/2019

Man Believed Trump Inspired Him To Break Skull Of 13-Year-Old: Lawyer An attorney for the Montana man accused of slamming a 13-year-old boy's head into the ground for not removing his hat during the national anthem says President Donald Trump's "rhetoric" is partially......
01:48, 08/09/2019

Triceratops Skull, 65 Million Years Old, Unearthed by College Student, 23 Passed over for an air-conditioned summer internship, Harrison Duran instead braved rattlesnakes in a remote area of North Dakota to help make a thrilling discovery....
19:48, 07/26/2019

Low-dose aspirin may be linked to bleeding in the skull, new study finds For people without heart disease, a new study found taking low-dose aspirin is associated with an increased risk for bleeding within the skull.        ...
19:16, 05/13/2019

6 cancer patients developed rare blood infection after nurse tampered with opioids: report At least six patients at a cancer facility in New York were sickened with a rare blood infection after a nurse allegedly tampered with injectable opioids, diluting the medication with tap water. ...
20:16, 08/09/2019

The Decomposing Bodies of Skull Island: The Unique Funerary Custom of Trunyan Trunyan (also spelled as Terunyan) is a village located on the Indonesian island of Bali. This village is known colloquially as the ‘Skull Island’, due to its unique funerary practice, known as mepasah.  ...
06:16, 06/08/2019

Houston residents spot alligator swimming with a knife sticking out of its skull For residents of many southern U.S. states, alligator sightings are a common occurrence. The large reptiles love bodies of water of all sizes, and it’s not unusual to see one or several of them hanging out in ponds and lakes, but one particular...
10:32, 06/16/2019

Art Spiegelman's Marvel essay 'refused publication for Orange Skull Trump dig' Maus author says he was told the comics giant – whose chairman is a prominent Trump supporter – was trying to remain apoliticalArt Spiegelman, the legendary graphic novelist behind Maus, has claimed that he was asked to remove criticism of Donald Tru...
13:32, 08/16/2019

Ubisoft’s multiplayer pirate game, Skull & Bones, is delayed indefinitely and won’t be at this y Ubisoft’s multiplayer pirate game, Skull & Bones, is delayed indefinitely and won’t be at this year’s E3. The game’s creative director, Justin Farren, left late last year, so it’s safe to say development has been struggling. If and when we next s...
14:16, 05/15/2019

Piece of skull found in Greece ‘is oldest human fossil outside Africa’ Remains discovered on Mani peninsula could rewrite history of Homo sapiens in EurasiaA broken skull chiselled from a lump of rock in a cave in Greece is the oldest modern human fossil ever found outside Africa, researchers claim.The partial skull was...
10:48, 07/10/2019

A chunk of skull recovered from a Greek cave could rewrite human history Scientists say they've identified the earliest sign of our species outside Africa, a chunk of skull recovered from a cave in southern Greece.        ...
13:32, 07/10/2019

Farmer Unearths Elite Nomad Burials and ‘Laughing Man’ Elongated Skull In Southern Russia, an elite nomad burial site has been unearthed. While working on his lands, a farmer stumbled across burials that appear to have belonged to a nomadic culture. Archaeologists have found several skeletons and many grave goods that a...
13:16, 05/17/2019

The 2-Year-Old Who Was Hit By A Foul Ball At An Astros Game Suffered A Skull Fracture On May 29, a two-year-old girl was struck by a foul ball during a game between the Cubs and Astros in Houston. In the first update about the child’s condition since then, an attorney representing her family revealed today that she suffered a fracture...
17:00, 06/26/2019

A Skull Bone Discovered in Greece May Alter the Story of Human Prehistory The bone, found in a cave, is the oldest modern human fossil ever discovered in Europe. It hints that humans began leaving Africa far earlier than once thought....
13:32, 07/10/2019

‘Miracle’ teen somehow survives having 10-inch knife lodged inside his skull A teenager from Kansas accidentally plunged a 10-inch knife into his skull — and managed to survive — in what is being described by his family as “a miracle.” “It could not have had a pound more force on it and him survive tha...
20:48, 06/17/2019

Kentucky man fractured 8-year-old's skull with a shovel and raped her, police say Cane L. Madden assaulted the 8-year-old girl with a shovel, sexually assaulted her and stole her iPad, police say.        ...
16:00, 08/12/2019

Tech disorder? Smartphones linked to bizarre horn-like skull bumps A bizarre finding by researchers that sounds like something out of a science fiction plot — people growing horn-like structures on their skulls due to smartphone use — may in fact have a simple explanation: bone spurs. The study, which was published ...
18:16, 06/20/2019

Hunching over the phone may be giving some people horn-like skull bumps, study says A young woman texting on a smartphone while sitting on a staircase / Getty Images A bizarre finding by researchers that sounds like something out of a science fiction plot — people growing horn-like structures on their skulls due to smartphone use — ...
15:16, 06/21/2019

Attorney Says His Client Fractured a Boy's Skull Over the National Anthem Because Trump Told Him To A 39-year-old Montana man assaulted a 13-year-old boy for not taking his hat off during the national anthem because of Trump's "rhetoric," according to his attorney....
07:48, 08/09/2019

Scientists stumped by unusual whale skull finally find answers Using DNA analysis of an unusual, decades-old whale skull, scientists were finally able to identify the animal as a rare hybrid of a beluga whale and a narwhal, it has been reported. The animal was reportedly one of three whales killed during subsist...
13:16, 06/21/2019

Pleistocene Skull and 300,000 Years of Evolution Secrets Found in a Chinese Cave In China, paleontologists have announced a very important discovery of human fossils and artifacts.  They have uncovered a large number of fossils of early relatives of modern humans in a cave.  ...
16:16, 05/25/2019

Study concludes 33,000-year-old-skull shows signs of blunt force trauma Enlarge / Right lateral view of the Cioclovina calvaria exhibiting a large depressed fracture. A new paper concludes this is evidence of fatal blunt force trauma. (credit: Kranoti et al, 2019) Some 33,000 years ago, a man was violently clubbed to d...
14:16, 07/06/2019

Man raped 8-year-old girl after hitting her in head with shovel, fracturing her skull: police A 29-year-old Kentucky man who has seen past charges against him dismissed in numerous cases after being declared incompetent to stand trial, is now accused of a brutal attack on an 8-year-old girl, according to reports....
21:16, 08/10/2019

Medieval Skull Found Beneath Rothwell Church Shows Violent Blow In a dark crypt that lies beneath an active parish church in England, the remains of thousands of men, women and children who died in medieval Britain are stuffed into crates and stacked on wooden racks from floor to ceiling. Experts have begun exami...
04:16, 06/09/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 3 Location Accessible Using Skull Trooper Emoji At Western Most Point Accessible Using the Skull Trooper Emoji At The Western Most Point is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
12:32, 06/21/2019

Girl, 2, hit by foul ball at Astros game suffered skull fracture, attorney says A 2-year-old girl who was struck by a foul ball during a Houston Astros home game last month suffered a skull fracture and seizures, an attorney for her family said Wednesday....
21:48, 06/26/2019

New York City tourist suffers fractured skull, spine after being hit by falling tree branch A New York City tourist was rushed to the hospital in critical condition Monday after a large tree limb crashed down on her in Washington Square Park, fracturing her skull and spine....
07:00, 05/22/2019

Florida judge stuns courtroom, acquits mother accused of fracturing baby’s skull A Florida took judge took the unusual step last week of acquitting a mother who was fighting accusations that she brutally beat and hospitalized her 10-month-old daughter, according to a report that cited audio from the trial....
08:32, 05/23/2019

Russell Crowe has a story we can all relate to: Getting drunk and buying a dinosaur skull from Leonardo DiCaprio Even though they make incredible amounts of money, appear on room-filling movie screens, and attend awards ceremonies draped in jewels and the world’s finest clothes, celebrities, we must always remember, are just like us. If you find this hard to be...
10:16, 06/20/2019

Attorney: 2-year-old girl hit by Albert Almora Jr.'s foul ball suffered skull fracture The 2-year-old girl who was struck by a foul ball off the bat of Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. last month suffered a fractured skull and seizure....
19:32, 06/26/2019

Pompeii 'sorcerer’s treasure trove' discovered, with bones, skull charms and gems for rituals Archaeologists have uncovered some incredible treasures buried in Pompeii in recent memory, including an ancient fast-food joint, a long-lost fresco and a the buried remains of a racehorse....
09:00, 08/13/2019

Jorge Masvidal Records Fastest Knockout In UFC History With Flying Knee To Ben Askren's Skull It took all of five seconds for Jorge Masvidal to knock out Ben “Funky” Askren and record the fastest KO in UFC history, beating out previous record-holder Duane Ludwig by a whole second....
12:00, 07/07/2019

A deadly drug-resistant fungal infection is spreading fast, and doctors are sounding the alarm that ‘urgent’ action is needed CDC PHIL A fungus called candida auris is spreading around the world at an alarming rate. It's resistant to drug treatments. Candida auris outbreaks often happen in hospitals and other health-care settings where the most susceptible people, or those...
15:48, 07/29/2019

Girl hit by foul ball at Astros-Cubs game suffered skull fracture, seizure: lawyer The 2-year-old girl who got hit by a foul ball at a Houston Astros game last month suffered a skull fracture from the incident — and then a seizure after she was hospitalized — and is now on medication as a result, her family says. The youngster’s lo...
16:48, 06/26/2019

Idaho girl, 9, has half her skull removed after her head was impaled by rebar when she fell from a tree: reports A 9-year-old girl from Idaho had half her skull removed after her head was impaled by a piece of rebar when she fell out of a tree Monday, reports say. ...
17:48, 08/01/2019

Lawyer: 2-year-old hit by foul ball at Cubs-Astros game suffered skull fracture, seizure Lawyer says the 2-year-old girl hit by a foul ball at Cubs-Astros game last month in Houston suffered a fractured skull and seizure.       ...
16:00, 06/26/2019

College student finds 65-million-year-old fossil of Triceratops skull in North Dakota badlands In the badlands of North Dakota the fifth-year student from the University of California – Merced found a 65-million-year-old fossil of a partial Triceratops skull among plant fossils from the Cretaceous period....
23:00, 07/25/2019

Line drive to the head leaves Idaho baseball pitcher with skull fracture, brain bleeding, family says An Idaho high school baseball pitcher remains hospitalized with a skull fracture after taking a line drive to the head during Game 2 of the 5A district 3 championship series....
07:00, 05/10/2019

Police investigate horrific attack in London's West End that left soldier in smart mess uniform with fractured skull, cheekbone and eye sockets Police are investigating a horrific attack in London's West End that left a soldier in smart mess uniform with a fractured skull, cheekbone and eye sockets....
04:48, 08/01/2019

Jenny Mollen dropped son on head fracturing his skull, tells parents 'you are not alone' The 39-year-old mom who shares Sid with Jason Biggs says that although it was a traumatic experience, her son is at home and recovering nicely.        ...
12:00, 04/28/2019

Chicago woman charged with murder after pregnant woman strangled and baby stolen A Chicago woman has been charged with murder after she allegedly strangled a pregnant woman with a cord and cut the unborn baby from her womb, police have said....
02:32, 05/17/2019

Alabama woman charged in her unborn baby’s death, cops say another woman pulled trigger An Alabama grand jury on Tuesday decided to indict a woman Wednesday with manslaughter for allegedly initiating and continuing a fight with another woman that ultimately lead to the shooting death of her unborn baby, a report said....
21:48, 06/26/2019

A Montana man attacked a 13-year-old boy and fractured his skull for 'disrespecting' national anthem, police say A Montana man was charged with assault after he allegedly slammed a 13-year-old to the ground for not taking off his hat during the national anthem.        ...
21:16, 08/06/2019

Woman convicted of killing abducted Indiana woman in 1988 SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A jury has convicted a woman of murder in the 1988 beating death of a pregnant mother abducted while walking her dog in northern Indiana. The jury found 56-year-old Barbara Brewster guilty of killing 28-year-old Miriam Rice of...
19:48, 06/12/2019

Mother's plea: 'Test all pregnant women for infection that gave my son brain injury' A mother today called for all pregnant women to receive an NHS test for a potentially fatal infection after it left her son with a serious brain injury....
12:48, 07/11/2019

What to know about eating raw eggs Eggs provide lots of beneficial nutrients that are good for a person’s health. However, consuming raw, untreated eggs can cause illness, as some eggs may contain Salmonella. Learn more about eating raw eggs here....
00:00, 06/20/2019

We're Eating a Whole Lot of Plastic... Uh, Is That Bad? If you’re the type to get squeamish about the things you accidentally eat, you’re not going to like the new report released by the WWF (formerly known as the World Wildlife Fund) this Tuesday. According to the report, we might be eating a credit card...
18:32, 06/12/2019

The Way We Should Have Been Eating Shrimp All Along Flash-frying crisps up the shell so deliciously, there’s no need for peeling. Just eat the whole thing, head, tail and all. This recipe includes a tangy chile-lime dipping sauce and a side of wilted greens with crunchy garlic chips....
20:00, 06/20/2019

We’re Eating This Planet to Death A new IPCC report is clear: If we can’t figure out how to feed our species more sustainably, climate change will accelerate and make it harder to grow food....
10:48, 08/08/2019

Does eating at night really make you fat? Is nighttime snacking making you fat and miserable? Health buzz would have you think so. One of the trendiest, soundbite-friendliest weight loss mandates out there right now is that eating before bed causes weight gain — and that the fix is to simply...
22:32, 06/11/2019

Nothing Bad Will Happen If You Swim Right After Eating Until someone asked me about it yesterday, I had completely forgotten about the childhood ritual of sitting and whining poolside after a meal. Do you really need to keep kids out of the water for a full hour? Is half an hour okay? Ten minutes? Friend...
07:00, 05/29/2019

Russell Crowe bought Leonardo DiCaprio's dinosaur skull, blames 'a bunch of vodka' Once upon a time in Hollywood – or wherever Leonardo DiCaprio lived – Russell Crowe bought a dinosaur skull from his fellow actor.        ...
10:32, 06/20/2019

4 Your Health: Kids not eating enough seafood Children are missing out on much needed nutrients by not eating seafood. The country’s leading pediatricians say kids need to add more surf to their diets. Studies show seafood consumption among American children has declined every year since 2...
17:16, 05/20/2019

Eating from the garbage dump in the Philippines In the Philippines, food waste is on the rise. At the same time, many are forced to sift through the garbage dump to find something to eat. Some are trying to tackle the growing problem....
06:48, 06/25/2019

A dietitian's guide to 'clean eating': what it is and how to do it right Heavily processed food has recently been linked to poor health and even early death. No wonder clean eating is having a momentCould plastics disrupt your hormones? Do pesticides cause cancer? If you have questions about the impact of chemicals on you...
01:48, 06/06/2019

How to get back on track after binge eating Many people overeat occasionally, but there are a number of different ways to get back on track. In this article, learn about what to do after binge eating to return to a healthful routine....
00:48, 05/31/2019

How Eating More of What You Love Can Make You Healthier Keeping your gut happy isn’t all about kombucha. What our interior ecosystem needs to thrive is what springtime provides: beautiful produce. These recipe makeovers give a healthy boost to dishes we’re craving now....
12:48, 05/02/2019

Now more than ever, you shouldn't be eating raw cookie dough AP/Larry Crowe The CDC recently saw backlash after warning people not to eat raw cookie dough. While many assume the potential of salmonella in raw eggs is the biggest risk when eating raw cookie dough, unbaked flour can be just as dangerous. As o...
01:16, 06/16/2019

The health effects of eating maggots A person may accidentally ingest maggots if they eat spoiled food. Although eating maggots is unlikely to cause lasting harm, it can sometimes cause bacterial poisoning. Learn more here....
20:48, 05/29/2019

How I stay skinny eating Chipotle every day At a Phish concert four years ago, Tyler Whitman thought he might die. He weighed 400 pounds at the time, and, as he danced, he started to feel woozy. “I couldn’t get through one song,” the 6-foot-tall 33-year-old tells The Post. “It was torture.” He...
23:48, 07/30/2019

The best kitchen gadgets for eating healthy Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
14:32, 06/13/2019

Many U.S. kids still eating laundry pods Many American children are still being poisoned by laundry pods, according to a new study that suggests voluntary safety standards many not do enough to prevent kids from eating them....
19:16, 06/04/2019

Here’s What Eating Processed Foods for Two Weeks Does to Your Body Ultra-processed foods—the kinds made irresistible by sugar, fat and salt—are ubiquitous in the U.S., making up as much as 60% of the average American diet. But a small, intensive new study published in the journal Cell Metabolism shows th...
11:16, 05/16/2019

Mayhem at the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Joey Chestnut dominated again for his 12th title at the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. These are some of the best images from the event.       ...
12:00, 07/04/2019

Five goats honored for eating their way through Riverside Park These kids are more than all right. Five of the 24 goats brought in to spend the summer chewing their way through the poison ivy and weeds choking the Upper West Side’s Riverside Park were feted Thursday in the first annual Goat Awards. Massey, a 10-...
18:48, 08/01/2019

Competitors weigh-in for Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Conestants weighed in Tuesday for the annual Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest on Coney Island. After a record-breaking performance last year, Joey Chestnut appears poised to defend his title once again. In 2018, Chestnut downed 74 hot dogs and b...
10:00, 07/03/2019

This smartphone app could change the way we treat eating disorders A new smartphone app promises to help anorexia sufferers learn to eat again. “Anorexic patients can normalize their eating rate by adjusting food intake to feedback from a smartphone app,” says Professor Per Sodersten, lead author of a recent study o...
21:32, 06/13/2019

4 Your Health: Eating red meat may cost years A new study claims red meat may shorten lives. Adding more red meat to your diet could affect how long you live. That’s according to a new study from Harvard University. Researchers tracked the diets of 81,000 adults over an eight year period. ...
14:16, 06/13/2019

Table for one: how eating alone is radically changing our diets From grazing on snacks to dining solo, a third of Britons now regularly eat every meal on their own. Is this fuelling the loneliness epidemic or providing hidden health benefits?Eating alone has become a defining feature of modern life: the breakfast...
00:32, 05/06/2019

Over 200 sick after eating at Imelda Marcos party Philippine officials say more than 240 people have been brought to hospitals with suspected food poisoning in an event celebrating the 90th birthday of former first lady Imelda Marcos. (July 3)        ...
18:16, 07/03/2019

I finished last in Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest — and I’m proud of it You don’t know Prudence DiBenedetto, but you’ve likely seen her before. The 32-year-old mother of one is a two-time contestant in the Nathan’s Hot Dog Contest, including the 2018 edition. The Astoria native is one of the most anonymous figures in the...
16:48, 07/03/2019

Is 'flesh-eating' bacteria heading to a beach near you? "Flesh-eating" bacteria that live in the ocean may be spreading to previously unaffected beach waters thanks to climate change, according to a new report....
08:16, 06/18/2019

More than 200 fall ill after eating at Imelda Marcos party Philippine officials say more than 240 people have been brought to hospitals with suspected food poisoning in an event celebrating the 90th birthday of former first lady Imelda Marcos...
04:00, 07/03/2019

Do fitness trackers have an impact on eating disorders? Content warning: There are details and personal anecdotes about eating disorders in this article. Tracking workouts, steps and calories with wearable devices and apps has become the new normal. Take a look around next time you’re at the g...
03:48, 07/28/2019

Man dies after taco-eating contest in California Fresno Grizzlies ‘devastated to learn’ of Dana Hutchings’ death following event at minor-league baseball gameA man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game in California, authorities said Wednesday.Dana Hu...
22:32, 08/14/2019

Eating This Bacteria May Cut Heart Disease Risk Researchers have discovered that the use of a pasteurised form of Akkermansia muciniphila - an intestinal bacteria provides greater protection from various cardiovascular disease risk factors....
03:16, 07/02/2019

Cookout tips: safe summer eating (NBC News) Millions of Americans love cooking out in the nice weather, especially around the 4th of July, but as the temperatures climb so does the risk of food borne illness. “We generally see a spike in the number of food borne illnesses like...
16:00, 07/03/2019

Got 22 Days? Beyoncé and Her Trainer Have Your New Eating Plan We all saw it—the grueling journey from postnatal (with twins!) ‘Yoncé to Homecoming cutoffs ‘Yoncé—and frankly, I, for one, instantly decided I didn’t have the stamina (seriously, the woman is damn near supernatural). But to hear it straight from th...
08:48, 07/25/2019

Why You Should Be Eating Cabbage Rolls Year-Round For starters, they’re delicious. And every season brings its own crops of tasty leaves to stuff. Start with these recipes packed with spring produce....
12:48, 05/16/2019

Over 500 Rare Vultures Die After Eating Poisoned Elephants In Botswana More than 500 endangered vultures died of poisoning after eating the carcasses of three elephants killed by poachers in Botswana, the government said in a statement....
14:00, 06/20/2019

Xi Jinping Tells Officials Not To Be Lazy And "Spend Whole Day Eating" Chinese officials must not use the fight against corruption as an excuse to sit around and do nothing, idling their time away and "spending the whole day eating", President Xi Jinping told a meeting......
23:48, 07/09/2019

Eating Yogurt May Reduce Risk Of Bowel Cancer In Men The findings revealed that eating two or more weekly servings of yogurt may help to lower the risk of developing the abnormal growths of tissues (adenomas)...
02:16, 06/20/2019

Man dies after being infected by flesh-eating bacteria in Florida A Memphis man died Sunday after becoming infected with a flesh-eating bacteria. He had traveled to the Gulf Coast of Florida.        ...
23:32, 07/14/2019

What if eating meat is not only wrong – but obsolete? | Arwa Mahdawi In the same way we’re now horrified people used to smoke in offices, we’ll soon find it almost unthinkable that people used to consume so much meatMeat is dead. Carnivores are going the way of cigarette smokers and, by 2050, there’s a good chance tha...
04:48, 06/05/2019

Man says he nearly died after contracting flesh-eating bacteria in Florida A Georgia man says he contracted a flesh-eating bacteria during a family vacation to Florida — and nearly died. Tony Meredith told WDHN that he began to experience flu-like symptoms about five days after he got home to Colquitt, Ga., from his annual ...
04:32, 07/23/2019

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 2: How to Swallow a Plateful of Opinions You know the old adage, “opinions are like assholes; everybody has one?” Well, apparently, the same holds true for diet plans—everyone is sure they have the answer and is insistent that theirs is the best one for you. So, after only two days of publi...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Putin says liberalism is ‘eating itself,’ criticizes migrant influx OSAKA, Japan — Russian President Vladimir Putin fired a new broadside against Western liberalism at the Group of 20 summit in Japan, saying that policies such as welcoming migrants have hurt people’s interests. Speaking after the summit in Osak...
15:48, 06/30/2019

Eating Whole Walnuts May Help Lower BP For Those At Risk Of Heart Diseases A new study has said that eating walnuts may help lower blood pressure, especially in people who are vulnerable to or at risk of cardiovascular diseases or heart diseases....
07:16, 05/02/2019

Lisa Rinna 'can't help' but 'blame' herself about daughter's eating disorder Lisa Rinna‘s daughter Amelia Gray addressed her struggles with anorexia prior to Tuesday night’s episode of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” saying in an Instagram story that the footage featured would show “how my eating disorder affected mys...
13:48, 06/05/2019

Mongolian couple die of bubonic plague after eating marmot Six-day quarantine declared in region, preventing tourists from leaving A Mongolian couple have died of the bubonic plague after eating raw marmot kidney, triggering a quarantine that left tourists stranded in a remote region for days.The ethnic Kaza...
13:16, 05/06/2019

Vultures are eating animals alive on Kentucky farms Vultures are multiplying nationally, and their greater numbers have made them more desperate for food – even if it's alive        ...
20:48, 06/26/2019

Eating Dark Chocolate May Help Reduce Depression: Study Eating dark chocolate may help alleviate depression and relieve symptoms. The study looked at whether different types of chocolate are associated with mood disorders....
03:16, 08/05/2019

Balanced Diet: A Complete Guide To Healthy Eating In order to lead a healthy life, it is essential to follow a balanced diet. Balanced diet is associated with good health, prevention of diseases and recovery from illnesses. A healthy and balanced......
06:48, 05/14/2019

Reindeer are eating seaweed to survive climate change As the planet warms due to climate change, the Arctic winters are seeing longer open water spells and less sea ice. It also now rains more often than snow during this period, something that is directly affecting wildlife like the Svalbard reindeer. N...
11:32, 05/06/2019

Helping a nine-year-old recover from an eating disorder - podcast We hear about the importance of early intervention in rare cases of pre-teen eating disorders. Plus, calls to ban hands-free phone use while drivingMaggie and her husband James have four daughters. While their oldest, Hattie, was still at primary sch...
00:49, 08/14/2019

Eating and drinking in Africa's largest slum – in pictures Despite poverty, lack of refrigeration and a constant battle for cleanliness, the residents of Kibera are resourceful with the food they eat and sell. Fried fish, samosas, and bean dishes are all on the menu, reflecting the cultural mix of those who ...
05:16, 08/10/2019

Xtreme eating 2019: america’s unhealthiest meals Xtreme Eating 2019: America’s Unhealthiest Meals (NBC News) The 2019 Xtreme Eating Awards are out, highlighting what the Center for Science in the Public Interest describes as “nutritional nightmares.” “Most of our award winne...
18:16, 07/29/2019

More than 500 endangered vultures die after eating poisoned elephant carcasses More than 500 endangered vultures died after eating three poisoned elephant carcasses killed by poachers, the Botswana government said in a statement Thursday....
08:16, 06/21/2019

Salmon-eating sea lions targeted at Columbia River dam BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Authorities have started killing more California sea lions preying on imperiled salmon in the Columbia River below a hydroelectric project on the Oregon-Washington border. The National Marine Fisheries Service on Friday made publi...
10:00, 05/03/2019

Some teens who exercise to build muscle might have eating disorders Reuters Health - Some teens who see themselves as puny and exercise to gain weight may be more likely to develop so-called muscularity-related eating disorders, a U.S. study suggests....
12:00, 07/10/2019

Literally, No One Is Stopping You From Buying and Eating These 18 Candy Bars Are you snacking on a piece of candy right now? No? You do realize you’re an adult with a credit card and your mom can’t tell you to stop eating candy, right? If you want it, buy it! Right now, you can get a variety box of full-sized Snickers, Twix, ...
13:00, 05/16/2019

Where antibiotics fail, 'bacteria-eating' viruses may prevail Researchers have successfully used a mix of 'bacteria-eating' viruses to treat a dangerous, antibiotic-resistant infection in a chronically ill patient....
01:48, 05/09/2019

How Eating Less Meat Could Help Protect the Planet From Climate Change By dramatically changing the food we eat as well as the way it is grown and produced, humans can help stop the devastating effects of climate change according to the latest report by the United Nations body on climate science. More than 100 scientist...
14:48, 08/08/2019

Connecticut man has leg amputated after contracting flesh-eating bacteria A man had to have his leg amputated after contracting flesh-eating bacteria during a swim at a Connecticut beach. Bruce Kagan, 68, has undergone several surgeries since he went swimming at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison, where he believes he...
13:48, 08/08/2019

Eating less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer For the first time, a large experiment suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman’s risk of dying of breast cancer. The results are notable because they come from a rigorous test involving 49,000 women ...
09:00, 05/16/2019

Naomi Campbell Says She Can Go Days Without Eating But Doesn't "Starve" Herself Naomi Campbell says she doesn't starve herself. But she does make it a point to not eat on some days. The 49-year-old supermodel, one of the originals, made her comments on a recent......
12:16, 06/27/2019

Boy infected with flesh-eating bacteria at Maryland beach A young boy was left covered in open wounds after he was infected with flesh-eating bacteria during a trip to a Maryland beach, his mother said. Brittany Carey wrote on Facebook that her son developed the red gashes “all over his body” af...
02:32, 07/04/2019

Florida man gets flesh-eating bacteria after lake trip A Florida man says he was infected with a flesh-eating bacteria from a day at the lake — even though he never stepped into the water. Tyler King, who is from Santa Rosa Beach, wrote on Facebook that he developed a massive skin rash on his left arm Fr...
15:00, 07/04/2019

The mayhem of the 2019 Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Joey Chestnut dominated again for his 12th title at the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. These are some of the best images from the event.       ...
10:16, 07/04/2019

Love Bhutta Or Corn On The Cob? Youve Probably Been Eating It Wrong Corn on the cob is incredibly delicious, but it's not the easiest food to eat. Eating bhutta is quite messy and you might leave some residual corn left on the cob....
06:32, 07/08/2019

Why vain young men aren’t eating their fruits and veggies We didn’t need a study to tell us that we’re not eating enough vegetables. However, understanding why people aren’t eating square meals may be a good place to start. Body-conscious young men, in particular, can’t seem to stoma...
11:32, 08/14/2019

5 Benefits Of Eating Sprouts And Fun Ways To Include Them In Your Breakfast A healthy breakfast is a necessity because it is supposed to keep you full till lunch time. Sprouts are nutritious and contribute in increasing the nutritional value of your morning meal.A good......
06:00, 06/24/2019

We can’t keep eating as we are – why isn’t the IPCC shouting this from the rooftops? | George Monbiot In its crucial land and climate report, the IPCC irresponsibly understates the true carbon cost of our meat and dairy habitsIt’s a tragic missed opportunity. The new report on land by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) shies away fr...
22:16, 08/08/2019

The jungle metropolis: how sprawling Manaus is eating into the Amazon Informal settlements are expanding, with a new occupation attempt every 11 days, and the threat to the rainforest is severeAntonio Pinto’s makeshift home on the outskirts of Manaus is an open-air shack, one of dozens of similar dwellings of timber an...
01:48, 07/23/2019

Ban on banana-eating artwork draws ridicule in Poland Poland’s artists and opposition politicians are posting photos of themselves eating bananas in protest against the removal from a top national gallery of an art work featuring the fruit that the conservative authorities say is obscene...
07:48, 04/29/2019

Putin says liberalism ‘eating itself,’ migrant influx wrong Russian President Vladimir Putin has fired a new broadside against Western liberalism, saying that policies such as welcoming migrants have hurt people’s interests...
20:16, 06/29/2019

New Jersey bans betting on Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Everyone, don’t place your bets. New Jersey, which became one of the first states outside of Nevada to allow sports betting after a 2018 Supreme Court ruling, has put the kibosh on betting on the popular Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest. The annual ho...
00:16, 06/26/2019

China's Xi tells officials not to be lazy and 'spend whole day eating' Chinese officials must not use the fight against corruption as an excuse to sit around and do nothing, idling their time away and "spending the whole day eating", President Xi Jinping told a meeting of senior Communist Party leaders on Tuesday....
07:16, 07/09/2019

Analysis: How Joe Biden is eating into Bernie Sanders' coalition Since officially jumping into the 2020 race less than two weeks ago, former Vice President Joe Biden has reshaped the Democratic primary. His polling numbers have risen from the high 20s to the low 40s since declaring his candidacy two weeks ago. In ...
09:48, 05/08/2019

Flesh-eating bacteria attacks Florida man’s buttocks “I looked like J-Lo.” A Florida resident says a “massive, flesh-eating bacteria” that he contracted while swimming in the Gulf of Mexico did quite a number on his backside — and he was almost too embarrassed to tell anyb...
07:16, 07/27/2019

‘American food aisle’ exposes how UK judges our eating habits Brits think we eat hot dogs from jars of mystery juice. A culturally inquisitive woman from Birmingham, England, took to Twitter Thursday to quiz her American followers: “Is this accurate to American food?” asked Yasmine Summan alongside three photos...
21:00, 07/05/2019

Twitch Star Ninja Is Turning Off His Camera While Eating Throughout Ramadan Streamers, like other humans who for some reason choose to not spend most of their day on camera, have to eat. Most streamers casually snack or have meals while streaming, which adds to the feeling that viewers are watching a regular person go about ...
19:16, 05/10/2019

Joey Chestnut wins 12th Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest He’s still the top dog. Joey Chestnut won his 12th Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Thursday, downing 71 franks and buns to take the annual Fourth of July feeding frenzy in Coney Island. The astounding feat of eating was still three wieners shor...
10:32, 07/04/2019

Philippine President Mocks "Ice-Eating" Iceland Over UN Vote On Drug War Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte took a swipe at Iceland on Friday for spearheading a U.N. resolution to investigate his bloody war on drugs, saying it was a nation made entirely of ice, with no......
18:48, 07/12/2019

Miki Sudo wins her sixth Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Hot dog, we have a wiener! Reigning Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest champ Miki Sudo won her sixth title Thursday, scarfing down 31 franks in the annual Fourth of July bun fight at Coney Island. Despite beating second-place winner Michelle Lesc...
09:48, 07/04/2019

Prop bets abound ahead of Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Bettors won’t be left hungry just because New Jersey put the kibosh on gambling on the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest. Online gambling sites such as Bovada are happy to accept wagers on every aspect of the annual Coney Island contest — w...
02:16, 07/04/2019

Maryland boy infected with flesh-eating bacteria. Here's what you need to know about Vibrio A Maryland boy was infected with flesh-eating bacteria Vibrio in June 2019 while swimming off West Ocean City. Health official say cases are rare.        ...
18:32, 07/02/2019

Eating A Healthy Diet And Exercising More May Reduce Risk Of Dementia Eating a healthy and balanced diet, exercising regularly, consuming less alcohol, maintaining healthy blood pressure and avoiding tobacco intake are some of the factors that may help reduce risk of......
23:48, 05/19/2019

Dad allegedly punched, killed 5-year-old son for eating Father’s Day cake A Wisconsin man allegedly punched and killed his 5-year-old son after he got angry the child had eaten his Father’s Day cake, according to prosecutors. Travis Stackhouse told police he punched the boy in the stomach and hit him in the face Frid...
19:48, 06/27/2019

Alligators found eating a decomposed body in Florida, witnesses say A body was found by the mangroves of Lake Maggiore in Saint Petersburg, Florida on Thursday. It was badly decomposed, leaving police few clues.        ...
21:01, 07/05/2019

Love Spicy Food? Eating Too Much Chilli May Cause Mental Issues A recently conducted scientific study has claimed that a spicy diet may cause dementia. For the unversed, dementia is a term used to describe deterioration of mental health....
11:16, 07/23/2019

Duterte mocks 'ice-eating' Iceland over U.N. vote on Philippine war on drugs Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte took a swipe at Iceland on Friday for spearheading a U.N. resolution to investigate his bloody war on drugs, saying it was a nation made entirely of ice, with no understanding of his country's problems....
05:00, 07/12/2019

Kentucky man caught flesh-eating bacteria on camping trip A Kentucky man says he contracted flesh-eating bacteria during a camping trip — and is still recovering from the severe infection nearly two months later, according to a report. Jonathan Metcalf, of Lancaster, took a Memorial Day weekend trip w...
09:16, 07/18/2019

Study Suggests Link Between Emotional Eating, Stress and Obesity As part of the study, the participants reported their income and education level as an indicator of socioeconomic status and their height and weight in order to calculate body mass index (BMI)....
05:00, 05/09/2019

Poop-eating slugs are infecting Hawaiians with brain parasites A horrifying neurological disease is spreading thanks to an invasive mixed-species mollusk called semi-slugs, according to a new study. There have been a total of 82 cases of the brain infection, known as rat lungworm, from the parasite in Hawaii bet...
14:48, 07/09/2019

Iceland criticized Duterte’s drug war, so he accused its people of ‘eating ice’ “What is the problem of Iceland? It’s just ice,” the Philippine president said Friday during a rambling speech in Manila. Despite its name, Iceland is not a land of ice. It is unusually temperate for its position just outside the Arctic Circle....
19:00, 07/12/2019

North Carolina man infected with ‘brain-eating amoeba’ dies A North Carolina man died after he was infected with a brain-eating amoeba from a day spent in a lake, according to a report. Eddie Gray, 59, went on a trip with a mission group July 19 to Fantasy Lake in Hope Mills, where he became infected with the...
14:16, 07/25/2019

Man dead after taco-eating contest at minor league game RESNO, Calif. — A man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game in California, authorities said Wednesday. Dana Hutchings, 41, of Fresno, died Tuesday night shortly after arriving at a hospital, Fresn...
03:32, 08/15/2019

A Single Day Of Binge Eating May Reduce Insulin Sensitivity: Study According to a study published, in the Journal Nutrients, it was found that consumption of excessive dietary fat for several days or weeks may reduce whole-body insulin sensitivity and impair......
07:16, 05/02/2019

Carnivorous pitcher plants are regularly eating vertebrate animals A survey in August and September 2018 revealed that a fifth of the pitcher plants growing in one bog in Ontario had caught at least one juvenile salamander...
07:00, 06/10/2019

Reindeer are eating seaweed to survive climate change, scientists say As the planet warms due to climate change, the Arctic winters are seeing longer open water spells and less sea ice. It also now rains more often than snow during this period, something that is directly affecting wildlife like the Svalbard reindeer....
06:32, 05/04/2019

Man dies from flesh-eating bacteria he contracted on fishing boat A 78-year-old man in Texas managed to contract a flesh-eating bacteria while he was out on a boat fishing — with no visible open wounds or compromised immune system — and was dead less than two weeks later, his daughter says. “I’m still a...
00:00, 07/24/2019

Adult children are eating into parents' retirement savings: Study Coughing up cash to pay for summer camp and more? Expect to keep footing the bill for your child well after he turns 18. Half of parents with adult kids say they've compromised their retirement savings for them, Bankrate.com found....
11:16, 04/28/2019

This video of a giant spider eating a possum is all the nightmare fuel you’ll ever need If you’re the kind of person who has trouble sleeping after seeing something incredibly creepy, go ahead and just click away right now. Okay, now that they’re gone, let’s take a look at what might be the best nightmare fuel ever to ...
14:48, 06/18/2019

I’m the gutter gourmet: how I spent a month eating other people's leftovers We don’t talk enough about the street food scandal – leftovers chucked away without a second thoughtEvery day for the past month complete strangers have bought me lunch. And breakfast. And dinner. And they don’t even know it.I have been living high o...
22:16, 05/29/2019

Jeffrey Epstein demanded ‘three orgasms a day… like eating’: court docs Jeffrey Epstein had an insatiable sexual appetite that included threesomes with “strap-on” dildos and a required three orgasms a day, according to court documents unsealed Friday. The convicted pedophile would allegedly have his butler clean up after...
18:16, 08/09/2019

Eating Animals review – painful portrait of factory farming Natalie Portman narrates an unsettling documentary about how agribusiness resorts to ever greater squalor and cruelty ‘You vote at least three times a day with your fork,” says a farmer in this sombre, painful, relevant documentary about agribusiness...
01:48, 06/06/2019

You may be eating a credit card's worth of plastic each week: study Plastic pollution is so widespread in the environment that you may be ingesting five grams a week, the equivalent of eating a credit card, a study commissioned by the environmental charity WWF International said on Wednesday....
23:00, 06/11/2019

Eating spicy foods could lead to dementia, study finds Spicy foods might be good for weight loss. Peppery palates are also thought to be hungrier for sex, too. But a new long-term study has revealed a possible significant downside to fiery flavors: a susceptibility to dementia. “Chili consumption w...
14:16, 07/24/2019

Time Restricted Eating Beneficial For Blood Glucose, Say Experts Time Restricted Eating (TRE) may help manage blood sugar levels. TRE refers to the discipline of restricting your food intake to a gap of a few hours in the day. The rest of the day, one allows the......
19:32, 04/28/2019

Kyle Richards Opens Up About Her Battle With an Eating Disorder: "I Was Very Self-Conscious" For the first time, Kyle Richards is opening up about her battle with an eating disorder. In a preview of Tuesday, June 11 episode of Bravo's The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,......
11:48, 06/11/2019

‘Flesh-eating’ bacteria may be spreading to beach waters, seafood With beach vacation season underway, scientists are sounding the alarm on a horrifying infection spreading throughout US coastlines. Doctors from the Cooper University Hospital in Camden, NJ, are warning swimmers and fishermen in the Northeast about ...
11:16, 06/18/2019

Nathan's hot dog eating contest offers the frank a rare chance to shine The humble hot dog is a common sight at Fourth of July celebrations, and is an established part of the American diet. But the category has been stagnant over the last several years....
06:16, 07/04/2019

Gwyneth Paltrow is right - living apart from my partner is like having my cake and eating it | Grace Dent It’s been this way for a couple of years. My other half is cherished – just from 13 miles awayGwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin parted ways in 2014, but there has been no rush by the rose quartz vagina egg-flogging star to move another man into her Ho...
01:48, 06/22/2019

Destruction of wetlands: swamp rats eating away at Louisiana's fragile coastline The US state of Louisiana has funded a program to slaughter nutria, or swamp rats, laying waste to the coastline. The animals eat the roots of swamp vegetation to the point they have no chance of growing back....
03:32, 07/17/2019

US Navy tests underwater robots that recharge by eating fish faeces The US Navy has built a device for charging underwater robots that gets its energy by digesting fish faeces and other organic matter on the sea floor...
07:00, 05/02/2019

I spent a day eating food cooked by robots in America's tech capital Vivian Ho befriended an electronic arm and grappled with a defunct tea maker during a trip through Silicon ValleyAround the world, an industry has emerged around automating food service through robotics, raising questions about job security and mass ...
22:48, 06/24/2019

Climate Change May Be Spreading Flesh-Eating Bacteria to Unexpected Waters Climate change is warming ocean waters around the globe, which affects what can thrive in various parts of the seas. Now, bacteria that can cause a flesh-eating infection are showing up in waters once too cold to harbor them. A new report published i...
23:32, 06/17/2019

Hot dog champion Joey Chestnut blasts sportswriter for criticizing competitive eating Joey Chestnut defended competitive eating after sportswriter Peter King labeled the events as "disgusting."       ...
21:16, 07/04/2019

Molly Schuyler eats 32 burgers in 10 minutes to win Z Burger eating contest Competitive eater Molly Schuyler finished 32 burgers within 10 minutes in the 10th Annual Z Burger Eating Championship, breaking the 27-burger record she set last year....
16:48, 07/04/2019

She died of flesh-eating bacteria after a beach trip. Now her family wants to warn others Lynn Fleming's son and daughter-in-law want to raise awareness about the bacteria that killed the 77-year-old Florida woman.        ...
00:16, 07/02/2019

Why Kyle Richards Finally Opened Up About Her Eating Disorder: " I Felt Like a Fraud" After nine seasons on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Kyle Richards revealed a new aspect of her life: she had an eating disorder while growing up. "It started when I was 17. I......
09:16, 06/12/2019

The wild, outrageous and downright disgusting secrets of the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Joey Chestnut, the No. 1 competitive eater in the world, still isn’t exactly sure how he broke his own record last summer — eating 74 hot dogs (and buns) in just 10 minutes at the annual Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. “I just found a rhythm,...
13:16, 06/29/2019

Poles Are Posting Photos of Themselves Eating Bananas to Protest Government Censorship (WARSAW, Poland) — Poland’s artists and opposition politicians are posting photos of themselves eating bananas in protest after authorities called an artwork featuring the fruit obscene and removed it from a top national gallery. The 1973...
12:00, 04/29/2019

Teen boys' eating disorders may focus on muscles, not weight loss (Reuters Health) - Many people may mistakenly assume teen boys are not prone to eating disorders because their symptoms are different from what's typically seen in girls and their focus is on building muscle rather than becoming impossibly thin, doct...
13:48, 06/05/2019

8-year-old boy is youngest person to receive a bionic arm, celebrates by eating a burger How should the world’s youngest recipient of a bionic arm celebrate? Why, with a burger of course! Nathan Rousseau Smith has the incredible story.        ...
05:48, 04/29/2019

Timely Treatment Of Eating Disorders Is Possible By Catching The Early Symptoms: Study The symptoms of this problem are so subtle and gradual that they often remain unnoticed. Thanks to the advancement in science, now it is possible to spot eating disorders by catching the early warning......
08:00, 07/01/2019

Japan's famous Nara deer dying from eating plastic bags Tourists warned not to feed the animals after plastic waste found in stomachs of several dead deerAuthorities in Japan’s ancient capital Nara are warning visitors not to feed the city’s wild deer – a major tourist attraction – after several of the an...
05:16, 07/10/2019

The Evolution of Online Eating Disorder Communities From Tumblr to Twitter Meme Online eating disorder subculture, pockets of the internet where largely young women and girls share inspiration and information on ED behaviors, has always been a black hole of calorie counting and exercising. Little has fundamentally changed since ...
14:00, 05/16/2019

Bronx girl who lost arm to ‘nightmare’ flesh-eating disease on the mend Seven-year-old Amillian Villa just got a new bike — and a new arm so she can ride it. The Bronx girl, known as Mimi, suffered a heartbreaking amputation of her left arm after she was stricken with flesh-eating bacteria just as she started kinde...
16:32, 07/20/2019

Mountain lion sickened from eating bratwurst returned to the wild months later No more bratwurst for this wildcat. A Colorado mountain lion was released back into the wild after spending several months recovering at a rehabilitation center because a family in Walsenburg fed it bratwurst. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials wr...
17:32, 06/05/2019

Eating A High Fibre Diet May Cut Preeclampsia Risk During Pregnancy: Study Preeclampsia is a condition that pregnant women develop. It occurs in up to 10 per cent of pregnancies and is characterized by high blood pressure, protein in the urine and severe swelling in the......
05:00, 07/12/2019

Stop eating fish. It’s the only way to save the life in our seas | George Monbiot Unhindered by regulation, driven by greed, the fishing industry is the greatest threat to our oceans. We must take actionIt is the most important news humanity has ever received: the general collapse of life on Earth. The vast international assessmen...
02:48, 05/09/2019

Texas man dies after contracting flesh-eating bacteria from local beach A Texas man died after he contracted a “relentless” flesh-eating bacteria while crabbing on a local beach on the Fourth of July, according to a new report. Gary Evans, 56, died July 8 from the bacterial infection known as necrotizing fasciitis —...
06:16, 07/17/2019

Flesh-eating bacteria: How to avoid summer’s scariest health threat It’s summer’s scariest health threat. But how worried should you be about necrotizing fasciitis, better known as “flesh-eating disease”? Although US officials haven’t issued any warnings this summer about the stomach-turning, sometimes-fatal co...
21:48, 07/22/2019

Man ‘fighting for his life’ after contracting flesh-eating bacteria on kayaking trip An Alabama man is “fighting for his life” because of a flesh-eating bacteria infection he contracted during a weekend kayaking trip — according to his wife, who shared gruesome photos on social media to warn others about the rare di...
12:16, 07/16/2019

A Citrus County, FL man is recovering from flesh eating bacteria that attacked his buttocks (WFLA) A Citrus County, Florida man is recovering from flesh-eating bacteria that attacked his buttocks. Mike O’Grady said his medical nightmare started with a happy trip to St. George Island up in Apalachicola with his wife. “Beautiful time. We had ...
04:16, 07/26/2019

Advice for the End of the World: Simulations, Flesh-Eating Bacteria, and the Meaning of Happiness For former Jezebel staffer Ellie Shechet, it is nearly always time to freak out. Doom—personal, professional, planetary—awaits, beckoning at the wings. No one has exactly asked for her advice, but we gave her a column anyway. Advice for the End of th...
03:16, 08/07/2019

Girl, 5, 'hallucinating and screaming' after eating brownie laced with cannabis in cafe A HOME-MADE brownie sold at a popular Perth café caused a five-year-old girl to hallucinate and scream out loud at random intervals, her parents claim....
12:48, 07/03/2019

Two men fined for eating raw squirrels to protest veganism as people begged them to stop Deonisy Khlebnikov, 22 and Gatis Lagzdins, 29, ate the squirrels, with the skin and fur still intact, at the Soho Vegan Food Market in late March.        ...
08:48, 07/23/2019

Dalit Man, Thrashed Allegedly For Eating In Front Of Upper Castes, Dies Jeetendra, a Dalit, was allegedly beaten up by the upper caste men who lost their temper as they found him eating in front of them at a wedding function in Uttarakhand's Tehri district....
01:00, 05/07/2019

Mongolia lifts quarantine after couple dies from eating raw marmot meat Mongolia has lifted its six-day quarantine after a couple that had eaten raw marmot meat died of suspected bubonic plague, according to a new report. The Russian couple — a 38-year-old man and his 37-year-old pregnant wife — reportedly fe...
14:48, 05/07/2019

Eating, YouTube and playing with the kids: my day is a procrastination masterclass | Romesh Ranganathan I think I’ve got acres of time, and so have no sense of urgency. This needs to be tackledMy next tour is approaching in September, so I am doing what I always do at about this stage, which is spend more time looking at my working methods than working...
02:16, 05/25/2019

Eating leftover rice can make you very sick. Here's how to properly store it A bacteria naturally found in rice and other dry food can multiply quickly, causing vomiting or diarrhea.        ...
04:00, 05/02/2019

Scientists catch chimpanzees cracking open and eating tortoises for first time BERLIN — Scientists have observed wild chimpanzees tucking into an unusual snack: tortoises, whose hard shells they crack against tree trunks before scooping out the meat. In a paper published Thursday by the journal Scientific Reports, researchers f...
14:32, 05/23/2019

Vegan blogger eating meat after diet caused ‘early menopause’ A former vegan who lived off a gluten-free, grain-free, dairy-free, meat-free and refined sugar-free diet has ditched the plant-based regime and started eating burgers. Virpi Mikkonen, 38, claims her vegan diet “brought on early menopause”...
09:16, 05/30/2019

Beloved baby dugong Marium dies in Thailand after eating plastic The baby dugong, which washed up in waters off southern Thailand months ago, has died from a stomach infection caused by swallowing bits of plastic. Marium's death once again casts a spotlight on plastics in the ocean....
08:00, 08/17/2019

Could eating local food reduce blood pressure and diabetes risk? The findings of a small-scale study show that buying local foods containing fewer additives could reduce blood pressure, abdominal fat, and diabetes risk....
23:48, 07/26/2019

UN panel recommends eating less meat and more vegetables to counter climate change Food production and land and forest management have contributed significantly to global climate change, requiring a change in behaviors that have been central to human development — including diets, according to a major new United Nations report....
07:16, 08/08/2019

Mongolian couple die of bubonic plague after eating marmot, triggering quarantine A Mongolian couple died of the bubonic plague after eating raw marmot, prompting a six-day quarantine that left a number of tourists stranded in the region....
11:00, 05/07/2019

Girl contracts deadly flesh-eating bacteria during Florida beach trip An Indiana mother has shared photos of her 12-year-old daughter’s frightening encounter with flesh-eating bacteria following the family’s trip to Florida earlier this month. Michelle Brown said her family had arrived in Destin amid a couple of days o...
12:00, 06/26/2019

After an eating disorder and obsessive exercise, swimming with friends taught me plumpness is power I was used to strict fitness regimes, but lazy, pleasure-driven swims helped me to feel more comfortable in my own skinIt was last September, while on a hen weekend in north Wales, that I realised how important swimming had become to me.There was a t...
13:00, 07/15/2019

Heartbreaking photo shows bride’s grandpa eating alone by memorial for late wife This grandpa just wanted to eat one more meal with his late wife. The photo of the elderly man eating next to a memorial for his late wife reportedly was taken at his granddaughter’s wedding. After being shared online, it garnered over 18,000 retweet...
22:32, 07/09/2019

Florence Welch On Addiction, Eating Disorder Recovery, And Finding True Happiness In Her 30s "I have no idea how much I weigh right now. Five years ago, I could have told you how much in the morning, at night, clothes on, clothes off. To let go of that sometimes feels like a bigger achievement than headlining Glastonbury."...
03:16, 06/30/2019

Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest: Start time, TV, streaming info and more The annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest enters its 103rd contest on July 4. Here's everything you need to know.       ...
07:48, 07/04/2019

2019 Xtreme Eating list ranks least healthy chain restaurant meals These foods are extreme…ly out of touch with recent studies of what people should be eating. The 2019 “winners” of the annual Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) Xtreme Eating list are in — and they may convince you to opt fo...
01:16, 08/02/2019

Man dies after taco eating contest at minor league baseball game in Fresno A 41-year-old man collapsed while competing in a Taco Tuesday contest during a Fresno Grizzlies game and died a short time later.       ...
21:32, 08/14/2019

Scientists found the upper limit to human endurance, right before your body starts eating itself Shutterstock A new study says there is a definite limit to human endurance — beyond which our bodies start breaking down. For long-term levels of exertion, that limit is burning calories at 2.5 times our resting metabolic rate. After that, ou...
18:16, 06/07/2019

Kraft wants to trick kids into eating veggies by calling salad dressing ‘frosting’ Keeping children on a course for healthy eating is a challenge, and convincing a crabby youngster to chomp on some broccoli is often an exercise in futility. If you’re a parent who knows what it’s like to try to get a kid to eat vegetable...
23:16, 06/11/2019

Type-2 diabetes symptoms: Eating this for breakfast could lower your blood sugar levels TYPE-2 diabetes symptoms include rapid weight loss and extreme thirst. Here’s how eating this one food for breakfast could lower your blood sugar levels....
05:16, 05/19/2019

Eating yoghurt twice a week may reduce bowel cancer risk in men, research suggests RESEARCH from the University of Washington found that men who ate two portions of yoghurt or more a week were less likely to develop dangerous bowel polyps over 25 years....
07:32, 06/19/2019

Tourist Infected by Brain-Invading Parasite After Eating Slug on a Dare in Hawaii Hawaii health officials are warning residents and visitors to avoid slugs, snails, and rats after the Center for Disease Control (CDC) found that three travelers visiting the state were recently infected with rat lungworm disease. One visitor got the...
13:16, 06/01/2019

Dwayne the Rock Johnson's Late-Night Eating Habits Will Make You Feel Better About Your Own When it comes to the art of the cheat meal, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is devout. During an appearance on The Tonight Show Wednesday, the Hobbs & Shaw star got to chatting......
06:48, 08/01/2019

With 'Dangerous Ideas Of Perfection', Social Media Fuelling Eating Disorders Among Teens A British Cabinet Minister has warned that social media platforms like Snapchat and Instagram are fuelling eating disorders in teenagers by establishing in children's mind dangerous ideas of......
04:00, 04/29/2019

Khloe Kardashian Bonds With Revenge Body Participant Over Loss & Emotional Eating Hayley's emotional relationship with food and exercise started in the second grade. "My dad was an alcoholic and he was very abusive towards me. It was physical, emotional and......
08:16, 08/07/2019

Heart Health: Eating More Plant-Based Foods May Help In Preventing Cardiovascular Issues A new study has claimed that eating more of plant-based foods and less of animal-based foods can lead to a better heart health and reduces the risk of death from serious heart diseases....
21:16, 08/07/2019

Gunnar Peterson Says Revenge Body Participant Is "F--king Up" After Being Late to Workouts & Eating Bad Khloe Kardashian can set you up with a top-notch fitness specialist, renowned medical expert and round-the-clock support system to boot. But if Sean wants to continue his progress, he at least......
06:48, 08/01/2019

Teen boys can have eating disorders focused on muscle gain, doctors warn Eating disorders among teen boys are often characterized by eating too much protein, rigid restriction of carbs and fats, and cycling between periods of overconsumption and calorie cutting in an effort to build muscle, according to doctors....
19:32, 06/08/2019

Joey Chestnut, Miki Sudo relish repeat Nathan's hot dog eating titles Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo remain top dogs in a 103-year-old Fourth of July holiday tradition: Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest on Thursday on Coney Island's famed boardwalk in Brooklyn, N.Y....
16:48, 07/04/2019

A rise in cases of flesh-eating bacteria may be linked to climate change, doctors say Five South Jersey patients became seriously ill after they became infected with a strain of bacteria that thrive in warm, brackish water.        ...
13:48, 06/18/2019

Macy's removes plates from its stores over accusations that they promote eating disorders Macy’s has pledged to remove dinner plates from its stores after receiving backlash that messaging on them “fuels eating disorders.”       ...
09:00, 07/23/2019

See Eddie Overcome an Eating Disorder & Gain 38 Pounds of Muscle on Revenge Body! Eddie knew how to be thin. Healthy was a different story. "I feel like eating's a chore. Like, I don't like eating," he told personal trainer and lifestyle coach Ashley......
21:48, 07/21/2019

Eating Disorders Linked To Long-Term Depression Risk For Mothers: Study If you are a pregnant woman, without a saying, you must keep a close watch on what you eat. This is because any kind of eating disorder and body image concerns before or during pregnancy may lead to......
06:48, 05/14/2019

Coroner determines Fresno Grizzlies taco-eating contestant choked to death Dana Hutchings, 41, died during an amateur taco-eating contest at a Fresno Grizzlies minor-league baseball game on Tuesday night.       ...
23:32, 08/15/2019

Diabetes: Unhealthy Eating Habits At Work Can Give Rise To Lifestyle Diseases Eating unhealthy food at workplace may put you at a more risk of catching diabetes and cardiovascular problems than other employees who opt for healthier foods....
06:48, 05/23/2019

Israeli embassy in Brazil mocked for censoring photo of ambassador eating lobster The Israeli embassy in Brazil tweeted a photo of ambassador Yossi Shelley and President Jair Bolsonaro eating lunch, with what appeared to be a non-kosher lobster main course crudely censored....
09:16, 07/09/2019

Pregnant mother tests positive for opiates after eating poppy seed bagel A New York state mom was separated from her newborn baby — because, just like in the classic “Seinfeld” episode, she failed a drug test after eating a baked good with poppy seeds, she said in a new interview. Elizabeth Dominguez, 29, inno...
10:32, 05/14/2019

Man contracts flesh-eating bacteria during beach trip with family, dies 48 hours later A Florida woman has been warning people on Facebook about a flesh-eating bacteria that her father contracted while swimming — which took his life less than 48 hours later. “Flesh Eating Bacteria sounds like an urban legend,” said Ch...
03:48, 07/13/2019

Man Dies After Choking During Taco-Eating Contest At Minor League Baseball Game [Updates] A Fresno man named Dana Hutchings died on Tuesday night after collapsing during a taco-eating contest at a Fresno Grizzlies game, according to a report from the Fresno Bee....
02:32, 08/15/2019

Type-2 diabetes symptoms: Eating this refreshing fruit could reduce blood sugar levels TYPE-2 diabetes symptoms can be reduced by following a well-balanced diet. Here’s how eating this fruit 'in moderation' could lower blood sugar levels....
10:32, 07/18/2019

I grew up eating turkey dinosaurs and tinned spaghetti. Have my kids paid a genetic price? Some families hand down money to the next generation; others bequeath fat. Guess which mine didMy nana once said: “You can never be too rich or too thin.” I don’t think she’ll mind me saying that she’s never been too much of either. Nevertheless, her...
23:48, 05/05/2019

Hundreds of meat-eating fish with razor sharp teeth released in Arizona lake The hope is that the voracious fish will grow and eat many of the small bass in the lake, allowing the remaining bass to grow larger.        ...
12:48, 05/30/2019

Joey Chestnut wins his 12th Nathan's Fourth of July hot dog eating contest Joey Chestnut ate 71 hot dogs in 10 minutes on Thursday to claim his 12th title in Nathan's Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest.       ...
10:16, 07/04/2019

Man dies after taking part in taco-eating contest at minor league baseball game A Fresno man died Tuesday after he participated in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game, officials said. Dana Hutchings, 41, was pronounced dead at Community Regional Medical Center after he was rushed there from Chukchansi Park, hom...
19:00, 08/14/2019

Early Humans Began Cooking And Eating Starchy Plant Tubers 120,000 Years Ago: Study According to a recent research, published in the Journal of Human Evolution, early humans began roasting and eating starchy plant tubers, as early as 120,000 years ago....
12:48, 05/20/2019

Python is eating the world: How one developer's side project became the hottest programming language on the planet Frustrated by programming language shortcomings, Guido van Rossum created Python. With the language now used by millions, Nick Heath talks to van Rossum about Python's past and explores what's next....
09:48, 07/11/2019

Multiple deer dead at popular tourist park in Japan after eating plastic bags Nine deer at the famed Nara Park in western Japan have died recently after swallowing plastic bags. Masses of tangled plastic litter and packets of snacks were retrieved from their stomachs, with the heaviest amount weighing 9.5 pounds....
11:00, 07/11/2019

The new rules of holiday eating: ditch TripAdvisor, embrace disaster, and make a plan for when you're 'hangry' Dining out while away can lead to meltdowns. From setting a budget to finding a place to eat, here’s how to make the most of your mealtimes away from homeEating out on holiday is considered a treat. And on one level, it is. You have enough cash to bl...
12:32, 07/17/2019

Tapas 101: Rick Steves' guide to eating adventurously, authentically and affordably in Spain Opt for tapas in Spain and you'll be rewarded with bite-size punches of flavor, a reasonable bill, and the unrelenting energy of the locals.       ...
17:32, 06/17/2019

Nathan's hot dog eating champ Joey Chestnut ate 413 Hooters chicken wings in 12 hours Competitive eater Joey Chestnut, a 12-time Nathan's hot dog-eating contest champion, now has another title to add to his résumé: Chicken wing champ.       ...
19:48, 07/30/2019

YouTube star fined 20,000 euros for tricking homeless man into eating Oreo filled with toothpaste A YouTube star who tricked a homeless man into eating an Oreo filled with toothpaste has been handed a 15-month jail sentence and banned from social media for five years....
02:32, 06/04/2019

Lisa Rinna's Daughter Amelia Gray Hamlin Opens Up About Her Eating Disorder Recovery Amelia Gray Hamlin is opening up about her recovery, just over a year after going public with her eating disorder. In late March 2018, the daughter of Lisa Rinna and Harry Hamlin--who was......
10:48, 06/25/2019

| First Australian men's footballer comes out as gay Former Newcastle Jets player Andy Brennan has revealed he is gay, becoming what is thought to be the first Australian professional footballer to come out....
09:48, 05/14/2019

Man dies from ‘Taco Tuesday’ eating competition at Minor League Baseball game A California man died from a taco eating competition during a Fresno Grizzlies baseball game. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.        ...
19:32, 08/15/2019

Author accused of shaming black Metro employee for eating on train; book deal halted Author Natasha Tynes has been accused of shaming a black woman who works on the Washington. D.C., Metro for eating on a train.        ...
00:16, 05/12/2019

Mukbang YouTuber Trisha Paytas Loses 37 Pounds Amid Years of Binge-Eating on Camera YouTube star Trisha Paytas has undergone a physical transformation as she continues to try change her relationship with food. The 31-year-old rose to fame a few years ago with her popular......
19:16, 05/31/2019

| First Australian soccer player comes out as gay Former Newcastle Jets player Andy Brennan has revealed he is gay, becoming what is thought to be the first Australian professional footballer to come out....
04:48, 05/14/2019

Macy's pulls portion control plates after social media users claim they support eating disorders Macy’s vowed to remove a set of dinner plates from all stores after receiving backlash on social media from users who claimed the design promoted body shaming and eating disorders....
03:16, 07/23/2019

| Australian Barty on top of the tennis world Ashleigh Barty became only the second Australian woman to top the world rankings when she won the Birmingham WTA title on Sunday, beating Julia Goerges 6-3, 7-5....
08:16, 06/23/2019

Samsung under fire for its Australian advertising Samsung is being sued by an Australian consumer watchdog over misleading claims in its advertising. The ads showed people swimming in pools and surfing in the ocean with their Galaxy phones, leading customers to think that they could safely swim or s...
19:16, 07/04/2019

ABC offices raided by Australian police A police search of Australian public broadcaster ABC was in connection to an article about possible war crimes in Afghanistan. It was the second such raid in Australia against high-profile journalists in as many days....
00:48, 06/05/2019

Candidates vow next Australian prime minister will last Both candidates vying to become Australia's prime minister in elections on Saturday are promising to stay in the job for the entire three-year term, shut the revolving door to high office and put the choice of the nation's leader back in voters' hand...
00:16, 05/15/2019

Australian ‘Egg Boy’ donates $70,000 to Christchurch victims The Australian teenager who cracked an egg on the head of a politician for his remarks about the New Zealand mosque massacre has donated almost $70,000 to people affected by the killings...
01:00, 05/29/2019

Australian prime minister hit with egg in protest Australia's prime minister was hit on the head with an egg and a woman was knocked off her feet Tuesday during a protest ahead of a general election next week....
20:48, 05/06/2019

50 Australian words Americans just don’t get If you're traveling to Australia, you may hear some of these words and phrases that are unfamiliar to Americans.       ...
10:48, 08/05/2019

Leaders campaign until the end of Australian election day Political leaders are continuing frenetic 11th-hour campaigning as Australians vote at an election likely to deliver the nation’s sixth prime minister in as many years...
20:32, 05/17/2019

Facts and figures in Australian elections on Saturday More than 16 million Australians are eligible to vote at elections on Saturday that are likely to deliver Australia's eighth prime minister in 12 years....
21:16, 05/16/2019

4 Children Take Stolen Car On 1,000-Km Trip Across Australian Outback Four children took a stolen four-wheel drive on a 1,000-kilometre (620-mile) road trip across the Australian outback before being nabbed by police, officials said Monday....
23:48, 07/14/2019

Australian student released in North Korea says ‘I’m OK’ An Australian student released after a week in detention in North Korea has arrived in Tokyo after telling reporters he was in “very good” condition, without saying what happened to him...
08:00, 07/04/2019

Prosecutors: Australian cardinal's convictions should stand Prosecutors have argued in an Australian appeals court that child sex convictions against a Roman Catholic cardinal should not be overturned and say his accuser had been a compelling witness....
18:48, 06/05/2019

Australian farmers face more hot, dry weather: forecast Hot, dry weather will persist across Australia's east coast for at least another three months, the country's weather bureau said on Thursday, in a forecast that threatens to severely crimp agricultural production....
20:00, 05/29/2019

50 Australian words and phrases Americans just don’t get If you're traveling to Australia, you may hear some of these words and phrases that are unfamiliar to Americans.       ...
05:48, 08/03/2019

Samsung in hot water over splashy Australian phone ads Australia's consumer watchdog has sued Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's Australian unit for allegedly misleading consumers by promoting water-resistant Galaxy smartphones as suitable to use in swimming pools and the surf....
02:00, 07/04/2019

Australian Parliament to ban extremists from coming home Australia is set to pass laws to delay suspected extremists from returning home while Australian supporters of the Islamic State group are demanding to be repatriated from Syrian refugee camps...
19:16, 07/23/2019

At Least 4 Dead in Shooting in Australian City of Darwin (MELBOURNE, Australia) — A gunman was arrested after killing at least four people and wounding several others Tuesday in the northern Australian city of Darwin, officials and media said. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said a suspect was in custo...
13:48, 06/04/2019

Australia says 8 Australian children to return from Syria CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s prime minister says eight Australian offspring of two slain Islamic State group fighters have been removed from Syria in Australia’s first organized repatriation from the conflict zone. Prime Ministe...
00:00, 06/24/2019

| Top Australian swimmer fails doping test Australian relay world-record holder Shayna Jack denied wrongdoing after she failed a drugs test and was forced to miss the FINA World Championships in South Korea....
06:48, 07/27/2019

Shooter kills four in Australian city of Darwin A gunman killed four people and wounded one in the Australian city of Darwin on Tuesday, authorities said, in one of the country's most violent attacks in years....
17:32, 06/04/2019

Bottas, version 2019, has breakthrough win at Australian GP The 2019 version of Valtteri Bottas is leading a Formula One championship for the first time after winning the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.        ...
10:48, 04/28/2019

How Australian Professors Reacted To IIT Entrance Exam A video that is currently going viral online shows Australian professors reacting to the JEE question paper. The Joint Entrance Examination is used to admit students into the top engineering colleges......
07:16, 07/09/2019

Has an Australian judge just broken Facebook for publishers? Landmark ruling set to change the way media companies engage with the social media giantA landmark ruling in the New South Wales supreme court has again raised concerns about defamation law in Australia, and has the potential to significantly affect ...
09:16, 06/25/2019

LaMelo Ball commits to play in Australian NBL LaMelo Ball, the No. 21 prospect in the ESPN 100 class of 2019, will join ESPN No. 5 prospect RJ Hampton as American teenagers going to Australia's NBL....
14:48, 06/17/2019

Will climate change swing Australian election? "This is the climate election," declared Queensland Greens Senator Larissa Waters at a Brisbane forum, weeks before the Australian election this month....
10:32, 05/08/2019

Morrison names 1st indigenous Australian in Cabinet CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s reelected Prime Minister Scott Morrison has named his Cabinet that includes the first indigenous Australian. Morrison named Ken Wyatt as the indigenous affairs minister on Sunday, a week after his conserva...
23:00, 05/25/2019

A mystery to many, Australian PM is a tough sell at election CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Scott Morrison has carried an unusual burden for an Australian prime minister campaigning for election. As well as explaining why Australians should vote for him, he’s also had to explain who he is to voters who have ...
23:32, 05/15/2019

Law lets Australian govt ban extremists for up to 2 years The Australian Parliament has passed laws that enable the government to prevent suspected extremists from returning home for up to two years despite concerns it could be unconstitutional...
04:16, 07/25/2019

Australian opposition leader favorite to win election CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Bill Shorten, the man most likely to become Australia’s prime minister in elections on Saturday, has the solid support of his center-left Labor Party behind him. But the Australian public isn’t so sure. Even tho...
23:32, 05/15/2019

Queensland wants a share of Australian space industry Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning has a vision where his state is getting its share of the jobs and growth that a local space scene will create....
02:48, 06/21/2019

Australian DJ known as Adam Sky dies on Bali island JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Australian DJ popular on the Asian club circuit has died at a resort complex on the Indonesian island of Bali. Adam Neat’s official social media pages carried a statement confirming his death, saying he died while t...
06:16, 05/06/2019

Australian state legalizes voluntary euthanasia An Australian state has enacted euthanasia laws to allow terminally-ill patients to end their lives with lethal medication. The first death could take place in as soon as three weeks....
23:48, 06/18/2019

Australian cardinal to appeal child sex convictions The most senior Catholic convicted of child sex abuse will soon ask an Australian appeals court to reverse convictions on charges of molesting two choirboys in a cathedral more than 20 years ago....
04:16, 06/04/2019

An Australian Tourist Was Shot Dead in New Zealand An Australian tourist was shot dead while sleeping in a camper van parked in a coastal New Zealand town in the early hours of Friday, the Guardian reports. Police said a male offender smashed the windows of the vehicle and fired several shots, injuri...
03:00, 08/16/2019

| Smith, Warner prepare for Australian return Steve Smith and David Warner are set to don the Australian colours this week for the first time since their ball-tampering bans despite struggling with illness....
00:00, 05/05/2019

3 convicted of terrorism for arson of Australian mosque Three Sunni Muslim men have been convicted of engaging in a terror act by burning down a Shiite mosque in the Australian city of Melbourne three years ago...
04:00, 05/09/2019

Hundreds of refugees protest outside Australian Parliament Hundreds of protesters have rallied outside Parliament House highlighting the uncertain futures of many refugees since Australia replaced permanent protection visas with temporary visas...
00:48, 07/29/2019

The best Australian EOFY 2019 tech deals The end-of-financial-year sales in Australia are inching closer with each day that ticks by. There's always a massive list of sales to look forward to, and plenty of tech that sells for cheap.During this time, retailers are often trying to get r...
21:32, 05/09/2019

Australian government on course for election defeat: poll Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison is on course for defeat at this weekend's national election, a political poll showed on Friday, as campaigning ahead of the ballot was overshadowed by the death one of the country's most beloved former leaders...
16:32, 05/16/2019

Australian PM says Beijing should adopt reform to end U.S. trade war Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday that China should reform its economy to end a trade war with the United States that is damaging the global economy, comments that could strain ties with the country's largest trading partner....
00:32, 06/26/2019

Australian police can now snoop on public Wi-Fi users Connecting to public Wi-Fi always carries certain risks but users who access the internet at McDonald's and Westfield in Australia could be targeted for surveillance by police under the country's new encryption legislation.According to a br...
14:16, 05/28/2019