Andy Murray has undergone hip resurfacing surgery in London. The two-time Wimbledon champion was debating having the procedure, which involves putting a metal plate into the joint, in a final bid to prolong his career. The 31-year-old said before the Australian Open earlier this month that he intended to retire after this year’s Wimbledon. Murray […]
BEST supplements for back pain: Back pain can be debilitating when you’re in the grips of it, with the majority of the population suffering from this common health issue at some point in their lives. While your doctor can best advise on the best form of treatment, some experts believe supplements can help ease backache.
A growing number of doctors are prescribing visits to museums and art galleries, but what does the science say?
Dogs are offering help at two Toronto hospitals to fearful children who need to get into an MRI machine and adult patients who have anxiety and depression.
Enlarge / An eastbound Norfolk Southern Corp. unit coal train passes through Waddy, Kentucky. (credit: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images) The Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) appears poised to roll back Obama-era rules that effectively prevented new coal plants from opening in the US. The rules required new coal plants to emit no more […]
LOWER back pain is a common problem and usually not the sign of anything serious. Quite often it’s caused by an injury. Getting to sleep at night can prove difficult with back pain, but there are three comfortable positions recommended.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared more than 400 points after a cease-fire in the trade spat between the U.S. and China helped renew investor optimism following a rocky stretch for risk assets.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel finally visited the eastern German city of Chemnitz, more than two months after massive right-wing protests there. However, twenty times as many people came to protest against her than to see her. In late August, the city of Chemnitz witnessed a surge of anti-immigrant sentiment after the fatal stabbing of a […]
Russia says it’s trying to ease sanctions on North Korea to make aid organisations’ work there possible. The US says it won’t let that happen. Following a closed-door UN security council meeting this Thursday requested by Russia and China, US ambassador Nikki Haley told press members that Russia is trying “to lift banking restrictions” against […]
Heather Bowerman is on the verge of a breakthrough. Her company is poised to release the first noninvasive test for endometriosis — the agonizing uterus condition that affects tens of millions worldwide and renders many infertile. For the first time, she believes, these women can dare to hope for better than a decade-long wait and […]