Thomson Reuters Drugmaker Pharmacyclics had tripled the cost of a lifesaving cancer blood treatment when it introduced a new version of the pill. The new price tag faced criticism from cancer doctors who were concerned about how this would impact how they dosed patients with the drug. Last week, Pharmacyclics reversed its decision to take […]
Cases of hemorrhagic fever were reported in an area of Congo facing an Ebola epidemic as long ago as December, and the first deaths were reported in January, the World Health Organization said on Thursday, as four new suspected cases surfaced.
A Victoria woman is making a passionate plea to the Canadian government to allow her fiancé into the country for the potentially risky birth of their first child.
Italian islands have chosen to ban all use of single-use plastic to protect the beautiful islands. This will include plates, cups and forks that are prohibited from being used. Plastic bottles are not included in this yet, but there are hopes to change these to glass bottles in the future. The change comes after alarming […]
BRITAIN’S back pain sufferers are facing a postcode lottery when it comes to treatment or pain relief, according to new research. Latest figures show that millions of Britons suffer the agony of lower back or neck pain.
GETTY – STOCK Back pain treatment is subject to a postcode lottery But a new report from the British Chiropractic Association shows that our chances of curing or even just reducing the pain, depend upon where we live in the UK. The research found significant differences in the number of people experiencing long term back […]
The US military is facing a ‘real war for talent’ — but some valuable recruits could be scared away NOW WATCH: 7 things the CIA looks for when recruiting people See Also: Boeing’s struggling Air Force tanker program now has more problems The US military is facing a ‘real war for talent’ — but […]
Video Stokes ordered to stand trial, facing three years jail time0:35 Cricket: England cricketer Ben Stokes is facing three years behind bars if found guilty of affray. The all-rounder’s trial is set to clash with his nation’s home Test series against India. March 13th 2018 a minute ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/Cricket news and galleries/ […]
Italy is facing a hung parliament after the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement surged in the election
Thomson Reuters ROME (Reuters) – Italy faces a prolonged period of political instability after voters delivered a hung parliament in Sunday’s election, spurning traditional parties and flocking to anti-establishment and far-right groups in record numbers. With half the ballot counted, it looked almost certain that none of Italy’s three main factions would be able to […]
Three town halls. Nine stories. One big look at important issues of race in Canada.