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Wade SheridanCHICAGO, May 2 (UPI) -- WWE Superstar Enzo Amore suffered a concussion Sunday during his match at WWE Payback.
A Go Public/Radio-Canada investigation found patients paid an Ottawa chiropodist thousands of dollars for a procedure that uses a Health Canada approved HyProCure stent — but may have instead received...
Contestants lost hundreds of pounds during Season 8, but a study of them helps explain why they could not keep all of that weight off.
For young children with a mild "stomach bug," diluted apple juice may be just as good as more expensive drinks with electrolytes.
The Sports Xchange LOS ANGELES -- Clayton Kershaw put his foot down.
The Sports Xchange Two-time Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum will pitch in front of an estimated 20 big-league teams on Friday, according to the MLB Network.
The Sports Xchange LOS ANGELES -- Dodgers manager Dave Roberts has tried to shake Yasiel Puig out of a slump that has seen his average dip from .405 to .239.
More U.S. children are being treated for traumatic brain injuries such as concussions from injuries on the playground despite safety improvements in playground equipment. It's a trend Canadian doctors see...
Marilyn MalaraLONDON, May 1 (UPI) -- Scientists at the Institute of Cancer Research said they discovered a class of drugs able to treat prostate cancer when conventional treatments fail.
The addition of an immune system-strengthening compound to radiation therapy can extend the radiation therapy-induced immune response against the tumor sites and that this response even has an effect on...
Karen ButlerLOS ANGELES, May 1 (UPI) -- Production on "Maze Runner: The Death Cure" has been postponed again to allow Dylan O'Brien more time to recover from on-set injuries he...
The Sports Xchange General manager Steve Keim said the first-round selection of Ole Miss defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche has no impact on the contract situation.
If women knew the risks, they might not hire these midwives.
Eric DuVallSAN FRANCISCO, April 30 (UPI) -- Republican presidential candidate Ohio Gov. John Kasich said gay people "probably" do not choose to be gay and are born that way.
Daniel UriaNORFOLK, Va., April 30 (UPI) -- A U.K.-based cruise ship docked in Virginia after several passengers were diagnosed with norovirus.
Daniel UriaPALESTINE, Texas, April 30 (UPI) -- A 64-year-old woman and her four grandchildren between ages 6 and 9 were killed in flash flooding in a Texas neighborhood on Saturday.
Nearly 4 million Nissan cars are being recalled due to major safety problems where passenger air bags or seat belts could fail in a crash, leading to serious injuries or...
Daniel UriaSAN FRANCISCO, April 30 (UPI) -- San Francisco Police Chief Gregory P. Suhr released derogatory text messages and ordered all officers complete anti-bias and harassment prevention training.
A modified surgical technique may provide a simpler approach to the surgical treatment for one type of chronic headache, according to new research.
Produce seller Dole is now the subject of a U.S. Department of Justice investigation in connection with a deadly listeria outbreak in Canada and the U.S.
For people with gluten allergies or celiac disease, the idea of eating out in restaurants can be terrifying. It typically involves scrutinizing menus and food labels, interrogating waiters, or having...
I can’t promise this will prolong your life. But it will improve it.
We celebrate every moment in an infant’s journey but are repelled by similar helplessness in the elderly.
Found: a nearly 47,000-word journalistic series called “Manly Health and Training” that had been lost for more than 150 years.
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The Cape Breton Cancer Centre is using a new technique called breath/hold to treat some breast cancer patients. It allows a radiation beam to focus and more accurately hit its...
The Sports Xchange Brent Burns, Drew Doughty, and Erik Karlsson were announced Friday as the finalists for the NHL's Norris Trophy.
The Sports Xchange Luke Walton is returning to the Los Angeles Lakers as their coach.