Health

Doctors report case of woman who sweats blood

Doctors report case of woman who sweats blood

Michelle Sholzberg, hematologist at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, told the CBC the case was "generally uncommon". The 21-year-old woman diagnosed with the rare condition was given beta blockers, which have substantially reduced her symptoms but has not completely stopped them.


Judge reverses $417 million talc verdict against Johnson & Johnson

Judge reverses $417 million talc verdict against Johnson & Johnson

In a 70-page opinion and order, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Maren E. Nelson voided the jury's 9-3 decision that Echeverria's use of Johnson & Johnson's Baby Powder caused, or contributed to, her illness. "We will continue to fight on behalf of all women who have been impacted by this risky product", said Mark Robinson, a member of Echeverria's representation.


Amarillo Average Gas Price Rise to $2.22/g

Amarillo Average Gas Price Rise to $2.22/g

Prices have declined 38 consecutive days for a total of about 30 cents. The national average has fallen 1.6 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.45 a gallon, according to GasBuddy. "Gasoline futures and wholesale prices gained some strength last week, but not enough to stop the pump-price plunge". Regional hotspots like that may continue in the weeks ahead.


Political process on Kashmir necessary: Mehbooba

Political process on Kashmir necessary: Mehbooba

Not one to grab headlines, Sharma was appointed by the government as an interlocutor for peace talks with insurgent groups in Assam in June this year. He added that he would go to Kashmir in eight-to-ten days. Sharma disclosed that he would be travelling to Kashmir next week. He has done very good job in the dialogue process in northeast.


Hostage standoff: United Kingdom police rule out terrorism at leisure complex incident

Hostage standoff: United Kingdom police rule out terrorism at leisure complex incident

Mehdi Amshar had told BBC: "We understand that there is a gunman in the place and he is holding two of our staff as hostage". Another witness, Alex Moore-Holland, told Sky News: "We were just having a game. "The adults are getting nervous so the kids are getting a little bit wild [after being trapped inside for so long]". "Officers are dealing with ongoing incident at Bermuda Park, #Nuneaton and confirm this incident is unconnected to any terrorist activity", the force wrote.