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New methods reduce antibiotic use by 30 percent, study says

Half of the 10 million antibiotic prescriptions written by doctors in ERs go to people with viral infections, which are unresponsive to antibiotics. ...

New methods reduce antibiotic use by 30 percent, study says

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Weight loss may reduce type 2 diabetes risk by 37 percent, study finds A study found that a 1 kg/m squared reduction in BMI in non-overweight individuals reduced reduced their risk for developing type II diabetes by as m...
21:40, 2019-12-10

Blood test may reduce antibiotic use for COPD patients The number of COPD patients who received antibiotics prescriptions fell by 20 percent after taking the finger-prick blood test to measure their C-rea...
16:20, 2019-07-11

Exercise may reduce risk for cancer by as much as 25 percent People who engaged in physical activity as recommended by the NIH were able to reduce their risk for colon and breast cancers, as well as endometrial...
22:16, 2019-12-26

Up to 43% of US antibiotic prescriptions are unnecessary: study So-called “superbugs” — bacteria that are resistant to drugs — aren’t something to worry about for the future. They’re alread...
21:08, 2019-12-13

Antibiotic resistance rising among dolphins, study reveals Research in Florida finds 88% of samples have pathogen that resists at least one antibioticAntibiotic resistance is rising in dolphins, researchers h...
17:32, 2019-09-15

Hospital flies are carrying antibiotic-resistant bacteria: study When you’re particularly sick, you go to the hospital. Health care facilities like clinics and hospitals can improve our quality of life, but they ma...
20:32, 2019-06-25

Antibiotic use before cancer treatment cuts survival time – study Patients live longer if they do not take antibiotics in month before immunotherapyTaking antibiotics in the month before starting immunotherapy drama...
17:36, 2019-09-12

Nearly 40 percent of Generation Z are sexting: study Start spreading the nudes! When it comes to sending intimate photos, Gen Z is leading the charge, with nearly 40 percent of youngsters ages 18 to 22 ...
16:24, 2019-07-30

Study: Catheters cause 25 percent of hospital infections Objects like catheters, needles and other indwelling devices are responsible for roughly one-quarter of the infection problems in hospitals, accordin...
23:04, 2019-07-01

Antibiotic levels in Thames found to be three times over the 'safe' limit, study shows Levels of common antibiotics which are three times the "safe" concentration have been found in the River Thames, according to a new study....
17:24, 2019-05-28

Dominican Republic tourism has dropped more than 74 percent: study Tourism to the Dominican Republic has taken a massive hit as the embattled Caribbean nation grapples with an onslaught of reports revealing American ...
19:12, 2019-06-26

Study: 90 percent of youth gun deaths are assault, suicide About 90 percent of firearm deaths among young people up to age 17 comes from assault or suicide, according to new research suggesting that not enoug...
22:48, 2019-08-01

Dogs sniff out cancer 97 percent of time, study says Researchers may have figured a way to I use dogs' keen sense of smell to detect deadly cancers, a new study says....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Suicide rate up 41 percent, particularly in rural areas, study says Suicide rates have increased by 41 percent since 2000, particularly in rural counties, with researchers highlighting factors such as lack of insuranc...
18:12, 2019-09-09

Alcohol can increase stroke risk by 35 percent, study says It turns out that drinking a couple of glasses of alcohol a day may not carry protective health effects -- and may increase stroke risk -- a new stud...
15:56, 2019-04-09

Eating Soy Proteins May Help Reduce Cholesterol: Study If the findings of a latest study are to be believed, soy protein has the ability to lower cholesterol by a small but significant amount....
10:28, 2019-05-08

In hot water? Study says warming may reduce sea life by 17% WASHINGTON (AP) — A new study says the world’s oceans will likely lose about one-sixth of its fish and other marine life by the end of the cent...
18:56, 2019-06-11

A $1 tax rise on cigarettes increases vaping rates by almost 10 percent: study Taxes on traditional cigarettes may be driving smokers to try vaping. A $1 tax increase on traditional cigarettes reduces cigarette use by 1.9 percen...
18:16, 2019-07-02

Study: Light drinking may increase cancer risk by nearly 20 percent A new study suggests that even light alcohol consumption may increase overall cancer risk when compared to people who do not drink at all, increasing...
23:40, 2019-12-09

Having Plenty Of Curd Daily May Help Reduce Anxiety: Study According to a recent study, consuming probiotics could not only help regulate bacteria in the gut, but may also help reduce anxiety by improving bra...
14:32, 2019-05-22

Flirting with co-workers helps reduce stress, study says Workplace flirtation that doesn’t veer into sexual-harassment territory is linked to positive, stress-relieving feelings, new research suggests....
19:04, 2019-12-19

Flirting with coworkers helps reduce stress, study says Workplace flirtation that doesn’t veer into sexual-harassment territory is linked to positive, stress-relieving feelings, new research suggests....
16:52, 2019-12-19

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 wit...
10:56, 2019-08-05

He, she, or ... ? Gender-neutral pronouns reduce biases – study Researchers find usage boosts positive feelings towards women and LGBT peopleMore than 100 failures litter the battleground that is the hunt for an E...
22:40, 2019-08-05

Study may explain how infections reduce autism symptoms For many years, some parents have noticed that their autistic children’s behavioral symptoms diminished when they had a fever. This phenomenon has be...
19:40, 2019-12-18

Study: More sleep may reduce heart disease risk Sleeping longer may help people who don't get enough rest avoid cardiometabolic risks like heart disease and metabolic disorders, a new study says....
15:20, 2019-06-06

Study: Black men have 30 percent higher risk for peripheral artery disease The risk of developing peripheral artery disease, a condition that narrows the leg arteries, is drastically higher for non-white people, a new study ...
01:04, 2019-09-11

Study: Protocol reduced opioid prescriptions by 92 percent in cancer patients Only 8 percent of urological cancer patients who undergo robotic surgery go home with opioid prescriptions after use of a new recovery protocol, as c...
21:52, 2019-05-22

Boys junk food purchases drop by 31 percent after intervention, study says The urge for kids to buy junk food is made at a gut-level, triggered by elaborate marketing designed by the product's manufacturer, a new study says....
15:52, 2019-04-16

Alarming study reveals 40 percent of children have spoken to a stranger online Forty percent of American children have connected with a stranger online, according to a new survey of fourth- through eighth-graders....
21:44, 2019-08-15

Study: Long-term stroke rate down 50 percent for older adults Over the long-term, strokes have dropped by 53 percent for adults older than age 55, and have declined by about 39 percent for people aged 35-55, acc...
20:04, 2019-05-16

Gout pushes up kidney failure risk by 200 percent for those on dialysis, study says People with gout have nearly a 30 percent higher risk of developing chronic kidney disease than people without gout, according to new research....
23:16, 2019-08-28

Over 20 percent of US high school seniors vaped marijuana in 2019: study The number of teens using marijuana by vaping has increased dramatically in the past two years — with more than 20 percent of US high school se...
13:44, 2019-12-18

Mediterranean Diet May Help Reduce Frailty And Cognitive Decline In Old Age: Study The beneficial changes to the gut microbiome may do wonders for the elderly, the researchers suggested....
14:24, 2020-02-18

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...
13:28, 2019-05-02

Coffee Bean Extracts May Help Reduce Fat-Induced Inflammation: Study According to a recent study, published in the journal Food and Chemical Toxicology, unused coffee bean extracts may help cut fat-induced inflammation...
08:28, 2019-10-14

Study: Blood thinner may reduce chance of later heart failure The risk of thromboembolic episodes declined by 17 percent in patients with coronary artery disease, irregular heart rhythms and worsening heart fail...
23:00, 2019-04-25

Fish Oil Consumption May Help Reduce Risk Of Heart Attack: Study Vitamin D and Omega-3 (fish oil) trial show promise in prevention of cancer death and heart attacks, a new study revealed....
14:36, 2019-09-24

MDMA treatment for alcoholism could reduce relapse, study suggests Researchers say drug is safe and appears more effective than conventional treatmentsThe first study looking into the use of MDMA to treat alcohol add...
15:40, 2019-08-19

Latino characters only make up 4.5 percent of Hollywood speaking roles, study finds Latinos make up 18% of the U.S. population and 24% of its frequent moviegoers, yet they rarely see themselves on movie screens.    &#...
19:24, 2019-08-26

Study: Reducing blood pressure, cholesterol lowers death risk by 67 percent Reducing low-density lipoprotein by 1 mmol/L and blood pressure by 10 mmHg can decrease heart and circulatory disease risk by 80 percent, researchers...
18:24, 2019-09-03

Study finds lead in 95 percent of baby foods: Dr. Siegel says parents should not worry Fox News contributor Dr. Marc Siegel said parents must pay close attention after a study on popular baby foods in the U.S. turned out alarming result...
18:48, 2019-10-21

Newer diabetes drug drops heart failure risk by 34 percent, study says Newer drugs for type 2 diabetes called SGLT2 inhibitors may also have a beneficial side effect for cardiovascular health, with a study showing they c...
00:00, 2019-08-30

Study: 40 percent of medical clinics refuse to treat regular opioid users People who take opioids for chronic pain have a harder time finding a doctor than non-opioid taking patients, a new study....
22:36, 2019-07-12

Measures to reduce air pollution could make heatwaves worse, study suggests Measures aimed at lowering air pollution could in turn make heatwaves more severe, a study has suggested....
01:48, 2019-05-06

High Fibre Diet May Reduce Risk Of Hypertension, Diabetes: Study According to a recent study, increasing intake of dietary fibre could improve the condition of patients suffering from hypertension and diabetes....
12:48, 2019-10-04

CBD may reduce drug cravings for heroin addicts, small study finds The marijuana compound CBD, or cannabidiol, may help reduce drug cravings in people with heroin addiction, a preliminary new study suggests....
18:44, 2019-05-22

Consumption Of Nuts Twice A Week May Reduce Risk Of Heart Attack: Study A new study has emphasised on the importance of including nuts in diet and examined their consumption with association between risk of cardiovascular...
12:20, 2019-09-02

Low Carb Diet May Help Reduce Pain For Knee Osteoarthritis Patients: Study A number of studies have also looked at the role of diet and nutrition in reducing osteoarthritis pain and a recent study has indicated that followin...
14:36, 2019-04-30

Diet Rich In Vitamin A May Reduce Risk Of Skin Cancer: Study A new study has said that a diet rich in foods fortified with Vitamin A may help reduce risks of skin cancer....
15:04, 2019-10-08

Weight Loss: Taxing Sweetened Beverages May Reduce Obesity, Says Study It is based on the fact that the harm from sugary drinks comes from the high sugar content and high taxes may prevent people from buying them....
14:32, 2019-09-12

Plant-Based Diet May Reduce Risk Of Heart Failure: Study The study has indicated that following a plant-based diet may reduce the risk of heart failure (HF) by as much as 41%, as compared to a diet that is ...
14:56, 2019-04-25

Raw Garlic And Onion May Reduce Risk Of Breast Cancer Among Women: Study Combined intake of onion and garlic, as well as sofrito, may have beneficial effects for women....
09:24, 2019-09-26

Whole Body Vibration May Help Digest Food And Reduce Diabetic Inflammation: Study Researchers have found that WBV (Whole Body Vibration) alters the microbiome that helps protect us from invaders and also help digest our food....
10:56, 2019-08-07

Healthy plant-based diets could reduce diabetes risk, study says People who follow strict plant-based diets have are less likely to develop type 2 diabetes, a new study says....
21:20, 2019-07-22

Increasing the minimum wage can reduce suicide rates, study finds Raising the minimum wage by just one dollar can have a significant effect on some people's risk of suicide, according to a new study....
00:32, 2020-01-08

Fish oil can ‘significantly’ reduce risk of heart attacks, study finds Researchers concluded that Omega-3 fatty acids, or fish oil, “were associated with significant reductions in heart attacks,” according to a new study...
17:28, 2019-09-26

Bariatric surgery can significantly reduce medical costs, study shows People with severe obesity had their diabetes medication costs cut by 65 percent between three to six months following weight loss surgery....
17:28, 2019-06-21

Are You A Vegetarian? Your Diet May Reduce Urinary Tract Infection Risks - Study A recent study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, revealed that vegetarian diet may be associated with a lower risk of UTIs....
11:16, 2020-01-31

Dogs sniff out lung cancer from blood samples with 97 percent accuracy, study claims A new study has found that beagles can be trained to detect lung cancer from human blood samples with 97 percent accuracy....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Mass extinction event 2 billion years ago killed 99 percent of life on Earth, study says There have been several mass extinction events during the planet's history, including the Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction event, arguably the best-kn...
15:36, 2019-09-03

CNN, MSNBC spent 72 percent of primetime on Trump’s comment that he would 'want to hear' dirt on rivals: study President Trump provided liberal news outlets with a new reason to go after him when he answered a hypothetical question during an interview with ABC...
17:52, 2019-06-14

Healthy Gut Microbes Could Reduce The Harmful Effects Of Processed Foods, Found A Study A new study by Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis claims to have found a specific microbe in human gut that can break down and met...
10:44, 2019-10-11

Losing weight could reduce breast cancer risk for women over 50, study finds Overweight women over the age of 50 could see a reduction in their risk of developing breast cancer if they lost weight, according to a new study....
20:56, 2019-12-18

Study: Statins reduce stroke risk for cancer patients who received radiation Cancer patients who took statins to lower cholesterol after radiation treatment for the chest, head or neck saw their stroke risk fall by 32 percent...
23:12, 2019-06-19

Low-Dose Aspirin May Not Reduce Heart Risks for Black Americans, Study Finds It’s fairly established medical science that people who have had heart attacks can take regular low doses of aspirin to significantly lower the...
17:00, 2019-12-11

Losing even a modest amount of weight could reduce breast cancer risk: study Overweight women over the age of 50 could see a reduction in their risk of developing breast cancer if they lost weight, according to a new study....
16:52, 2019-12-19

Eat Fruits And Veggies Rich In Vitamin A To Reduce Risk Of Skin Cancer: Study Vitamin A has also been linked with reduced risk of certain types of cancers and a new study has backed this up....
17:28, 2019-08-01

Healthy Diet May Reduce The Risk Of Acquired Hearing Loss, Reveals Study According to a recent study, published in the American Journal of Epidemiology, eating a healthy diet may reduce the risk of acquired hearing loss....
12:44, 2019-11-19

Drinking These Many Cups Of Coffee Daily May Reduce The Risk Of Heart Problems; Study Coffee carries the potential of limiting the risk of developing a major cardiovascular-related issue - MetS (metabolic syndrome). MetS (metabolic syn...
08:56, 2019-11-27

Banning large-capacity gun magazines could reduce mass shooting deaths: study (Reuters Health) - A ban on gun magazines that hold a large number of bullets could lower the number of deaths during mass shootings in the U.S., a n...
00:52, 2019-11-27

Reducing Red Meat Intake By Half Can Reduce The Risk Of Heart Diseases; Says Study The findings suggest that even by bringing down the consumption of red meat by half, you can reduce the risk of developing heart diseases....
11:36, 2019-10-01

U.S. launches four-state study to find ways to reduce opioid overdose deaths U.S. health officials on Thursday said they will spend $350 million in four states to study ways to best deal with the nation's opioid crisis on the ...
23:04, 2019-04-18

Tree Nuts Can Reduce Risk Of Heart Disease, Death In Diabetes Patients: Study A new research study has shown that consuming nuts is particularly beneficial for people suffering from Type-2 diabetes....
16:00, 2019-05-17

Manitoba to study livestock loss by predator animals, find ways to reduce risk The Manitoba government is launching a study to find and test ways to protect commercial livestock animals from predators....
20:08, 2020-02-08

Canada Child Benefit helped reduce number of families with severe food insecurity: study The Canada Child Benefit is having an impact on very poor families, but researchers think it could do a better job of helping them put food on the ta...
13:08, 2019-11-07

Omega-3 fish oil doesn't reduce risk for early signs of colon cancer, study finds In a trial results published in JAMA Oncology, researchers at the T.H. Chan School of Public Health at Harvard found that adding 1 gram per day of om...
17:28, 2019-11-21

A Diet Rich In Legumes May Help Improve Heart Health And Reduce Cardiovascular Disease Risk: Study According to the researchers of the study, a diet rich in legumes like beans, lentils, peas etc. could lessen the risk of cardiovascular, coronary he...
12:32, 2019-11-21

32 percent of foods labeled 'gluten-free' contain gluten: study A new study has found gluten in 32 percent of restaurant foods marked gluten-free. The study published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology al...
11:16, 2019-04-19

Swap Red Meat For White Meat To Reduce Dietary Carbon Footprint: Study Choosing white meat over red meat may be the key to reducing your carbon footprint, a new study has suggested....
15:00, 2019-06-12

In its first day as a public company, shares of Uber slump between 3 percent and 6 percent NEW YORK (AP) — In its first day as a public company, shares of Uber slump between 3 percent and 6 percent....
18:44, 2019-05-10

CBOE YEAR-TO-DATE 2009 ADV UP THREE PERCENT; June 2009 Daily Volume Averages 4.2 Million Contracts, Down 14 Percent CHICAGO, July 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that average daily volume during June was the highest to date during 200...
16:12, 2019-05-01

How to save battery on your Mac computer using 5 different methods Crystal Cox/Business Insider You can save battery on your Mac computer by adjusting your "Energy Saver" settings, and making sure you are running the...
22:12, 2020-02-10

How effective are different hair transplant methods? Hair transplants can be an effective treatment for hair loss. Here, we look at how the different types work, as well as their success rates and side ...
23:40, 2019-12-06

How to remove the background of an image in Photoshop using 2 different methods Daniel Constante/Shutterstock It's easy to remove the background of a photo in Adobe Photoshop in a few ways. With the most recent version of Photosh...
17:00, 2019-11-11

Nine Methods of Ancient Punishment That’ll Make You Squirm For as long as societies have had to deal with crime, they’ve had to deal out punishment. In some, places, and situations the process was only meant ...
20:36, 2019-05-12

For Historic Heitz in Napa, a New Team but Same Old Methods Old-school techniques at this winery call into question some cherished contemporary beliefs about wine....
20:52, 2019-09-05

Frustration Mounts Over Reporting Methods in Iowa The state Democratic Party cited “quality control” checks on the data as the reason for delays in reporting the Democratic presidential caucus result...
08:08, 2020-02-04

Yes, birth control helps with cramps but some methods are better than others iStock Up to 20% of women will experience cramps so severe that it interferes with daily activities. For most, cramping occurs when you shed part of ...
18:52, 2019-12-13

We tried 4 different methods for creating perfect winged liner We tried to find the best way to apply winged eyeliner. Two of the methods are newer ways of creating winged liner that claim to make it easier to do...
01:24, 2019-07-14

Cut-off Kashmir resorts to primitive communication methods People in India-administered Kashmir are being forced to communicate with notes and human couriers after New Delhi cut the region off from the rest o...
17:00, 2019-08-12

Greek Construction Methods Now Pushed Back In Time Ancient Greeks used cranes over a century earlier than currently believed, according to a new scientific paper. ...
03:52, 2019-08-30

Bayer to invest $5.6 billion in new weed killing methods BERLIN (AP) — German chemical and pharmaceutical company Bayer says it plans to invest some 5 billion euros ($5.6 billion) over the next decade in de...
11:48, 2019-06-14

How to multiply cells and numbers in Microsoft Excel using 3 different methods Shutterstock You can multiply in Excel using a few different methods. It's easy to multiply two numbers in Excel, but you can also multiply many diff...
20:12, 2019-11-12

When to start sleep training your newborn and recommended methods Rawpixel/ Getty Images You can begin sleep training your baby about four to six months after birth. There are a number of different sleep training me...
19:32, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus Researchers Are Using High-Tech Methods to Predict Where the Virus Might Go Next As the deadly 2019-nCov coronavirus spreads, raising fears of a worldwide pandemic, researchers and startups are using artificial intelligence and ot...
00:54, 2020-02-12

Maty Ezraty, Who Spread Her Yoga Methods Globally, Dies at 55 If you’ve ever taken a yoga class in the United States, the chances are you were influenced by Ms. Ezraty’s techniques....
23:01, 2019-07-17

Sheffield Wednesday concerned about police methods after baton injury • Club worried force can be too heavy handed at matches• Teenage supporter suffers head injury at Barnsley gameConcern is growing at Sheffield Wednes...
01:12, 2020-02-12

Mercedes F1 engineer move let Bottas learn Hamilton's methods Valtteri Bottas says he was given a "great opportunity" in 2019 to work with one of Lewis Hamilton's ex-engineers and learn more about the six-time F...
15:00, 2019-12-24

Coronavirus infections skyrocket as China refines diagnostic methods China's Hubei province has registered the highest-ever one-day total of infections and deaths from coronavirus following a change in how it counts ca...
05:48, 2020-02-13

Maty Ezraty, Whose Yoga Methods Have Had Global Reach, Dies at 55 If you’ve ever taken a yoga class in the United States, the chances are you were influenced by Ms. Ezraty’s techniques....
11:00, 2019-07-22

Pep defends Valverde as Iniesta slams ‘ugly’ Barca methods "Andres Iniesta says Barcelona are behaving “a bit ugly” amid reports Ernesto Valverde is set to be replaced as head coach."...
11:32, 2020-01-13

Willem Dafoe on filming The Lighthouse with Robert Pattinson: "Our methods are very different" There are some weird surface similarities between the careers of Willem Dafoe and his young The Lighthouse co-star Robert Pattinson; both men have be...
03:28, 2019-05-24

Facebook AI’s RoBERTa improves Google’s BERT pretraining methods Facebook AI and University of Washington researchers improved on Google's BERT language model with RoBERTa.Read More...
21:32, 2019-07-29

Is Crispr the Next Antibiotic? In nature, the gene-editing tool Crispr protects bacteria against viruses. Now it’s being harnessed in the fight against superbugs and the flu....
18:20, 2019-10-28

Seven Methods of Killing Kylie Jenner review – social media storm lit up Royal Court, LondonJasmine Lee-Jones’s play follows an online battle about the Instagram star and tackles racism, misogyny and colourismThe lights ar...
13:40, 2019-07-09

How to search in Windows 10 to find a file, folder, or program faster, using 2 different methods Crystal Cox/Business Insider You may need to search your Windows 10 computer to locate files, folders, or programs. You can search your computer via ...
17:00, 2019-11-04

Education by fear: old and new methods of child discipline – archive, 12 November 1932 12 November 1932: From Bertrand Russell to Mme Montessori, the expert advice given to parents can be bafflingMr Fairchild or Mr Barlow, had they been...
07:16, 2019-11-12

Seahawks' practice methods have turned heads and created one of most opportunistic defenses in NFL The Seahawks have 27 takeaways, including three in Monday night's win, good for third in the league...
23:00, 2019-12-03

The new front against antibiotic resistance After Alexander Fleming discovered the antibiotic penicillin in 1928, spurring a “golden age” of drug development, many scientists thought infectious...
22:36, 2020-01-23

Antibiotic use without prescription common in U.S. (Reuters Health) - Many people in the U.S. take antibiotics that weren't prescribed for them, according to a new study that highlights one factor tha...
01:12, 2019-07-23

Sexual trauma victims said self-care and support groups were some of the most helpful methods for healing GeniusKp / Shutterstock One in five women will have to deal with the physical and mental aftermath of sexual trauma in their lifetimes, according to ...
00:00, 2019-11-10

How the Warriors could afford Giannis Antetokounmpo in free agency: Two methods to achieve the unthinkable It would require some incredible cap maneuvering, but the Warriors could theoretically get in the hunt for Giannis in 2021...
18:04, 2019-09-18

Meet The 20-Year-Old Playwright Behind The Provocative Drama 'Seven Methods Of Killing Kylie Jenner' "I was interested in presenting something horrifying under a comedic gaze," Lee-Jones told Vogue, although "the usual thing of imposter syndrome" pre...
13:00, 2019-07-04

Intel AI researchers combine reinforcement learning methods to teach 3D humanoid how to walk Researchers from Intel’s AI Lab and the Collaborative Robotics and Intelligent Systems Institute at Oregon State University have combined a number of...
19:56, 2019-06-11

At least 1 in 4 outpatient antibiotic prescriptions are 'inappropriate' A study of U.S. data for 2015 finds that ambulatory care providers do not document the medical reason for the drug in 18% of antibiotic prescriptions...
23:04, 2019-12-13

UK supermarkets move to cut antibiotic use in farming Iceland, Asda and Aldi lag behind but other major retailers make good progressMost of the UK’s leading supermarket chains are making “significant pro...
07:36, 2020-01-29

FDA approves Nabriva's antibiotic for pneumonia The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Monday that it had approved Nabriva Therapeutics Plc's antibiotic Xenleta for treating patients with co...
22:20, 2019-08-19

Confidence On The Brink Of Draining At Juventus As Maurizio Sarri’s Methods Start Showing Cracks Juventus are now level on points but behind Inter Milan on goal difference at the summit of the Serie A table following their shock 2-1 defeat to Hel...
07:24, 2020-02-12

Mike Pence says Congress might 'compromise sources and methods' if fully briefed on the Soleimani strike Screenshot/NBC News Vice President Mike Pence insisted on Thursday that the administration couldn't reveal more information to lawmakers about the al...
16:28, 2020-01-09

13 products from Outdoor Retailer's Snow Show that reveal how companies are upping their sustainability methods Les Shu/Business Insider Sustainability is a major theme at Denver, Colorado's Outdoor Retailer conference, the biggest tradeshow for the outdoor ind...
01:04, 2020-02-06

Could turmeric help solve the antibiotic resistance crisis? New research uses nanocapsules that contain curcumin, the main ingredient in turmeric, to tackle antibiotic resistant strains of Helicobacter pylori....
22:56, 2019-10-28

Telemedicine may lead to antibiotic overprescription for kids Doctors may be overprescribing medication for children during telemedicine visits, a new study says....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Merck wins U.S. FDA approval for expanded use of antibiotic The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/fda-approves-new-treatment-hospital-acquired-and-venti...
11:32, 2019-06-04

Antibiotic use falling but resistant infections rising Prescriptions for antibiotics are falling but infections resistant to the drugs are still rising, a report says....
14:00, 2019-10-31

Patterns of antibiotic use may predict cardiovascular risk A large cohort study has found a link between prolonged antibiotic use in middle age and later in life and an increased cardiovascular risk....
13:44, 2019-04-26

Antibiotic resistance can spread in the absence of drugs Using mice, scientists have recently identified a mechanism independent of antibiotic use that can spread drug resistance among intestinal bacteria....
03:08, 2019-09-10

Nabriva prices two pneumonia antibiotic versions at over $200 per day Nabriva Therapeutics Plc on Monday priced an oral and injectable version of its antibiotic Xenleta, which treats community-acquired pneumonia, at mor...
22:52, 2019-08-19

Tiny needles help monitor antibiotic reactions Seriously sick patients could get help to recover via sensors that keep an eye on antibiotics in their blood....
13:56, 2019-10-01

The war against antibiotic resistance is finally turning in our favour We are finally seeing progress in the battle against antibiotic resistance, but now we must make it profitable to develop new drugs...
21:04, 2019-04-11

Got an antibiotic prescription from your dentist? Chances are, it might be unnecessary (Reuters Health) - More than three-quarters of antibiotic prescriptions written by dentists before dental procedures are unnecessary and might do mor...
16:04, 2019-06-14

How antibiotic resistance is driven by pharmaceutical pollution Factories in India making cheap antibiotics for the world are dumping their waste, with grim consequences for people living nearby – and global healt...
13:40, 2019-05-24

How cranberries may curb the antibiotic-resistance crisis New research finds that a cranberry extract enhances the effectiveness of antibiotics in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria....
11:24, 2019-06-01

A common antibiotic seems to have a strange effect on our memories A study looking at how antibiotics could be used to treat post-traumatic stress disorder has revealed gaps in our understanding of how memories form...
15:44, 2019-10-25

An Antibiotic Shot May Prevent Some Infections of Pregnancy Prophylactic antibiotics may help when women who are giving birth require the aid of forceps or vacuum extraction....
01:32, 2019-05-14

Denmark Raises Antibiotic-Free Pigs. Why Can’t the U.S.? American pigs are raised on a liberal diet of antibiotics, fueling the rise of resistant germs. Danish pork producers are proving there’s a better wa...
16:56, 2019-12-06

Polyphor reinvents itself after abandoning antibiotic trial Drugmaker Polyphor is hiring new managers and shifting focus after a trial of its top antibiotic hopeful proved too dangerous to continue, the Swiss ...
11:40, 2019-09-04

THE IDENTITY VERIFICATION IN BANKING REPORT: How banks should use new authentication methods to boost conversions and keep their customers loyal BI IntelligenceThis is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more ...
23:12, 2019-05-21

Arsenal show belief in Mikel Arteta methods as Manchester United win hints at brighter future Mikel Arteta believes his Arsenal players are starting to enjoy his methods after securing a maiden win with a 2-0 victory over Manchester United....
00:56, 2020-01-02

CIA risks sliding back into illegal torture methods, warns real-life star of The Report Daniel Jones, the Senate investigator who inspired Amazon film, says Barack Obama’s failure to confront CIA could spell return to dark daysThe author...
07:08, 2019-11-15

How to get rid of slugs and snails in your garden: best chemical-free pellets, sprays and other methods to protect plants – tried and tested Chemical pellets are about to be banned but we have ways of waging war on slugs and snails that scoff your delphiniums....
08:08, 2019-06-14

South Africa hooker Bongi Mbonambi hails Rassie Erasmus methods after Springbok revival South Africa hooker Bongi Mbonambi says Rassie Erasmus's honest approach has been vital to the Springboks' revival....
16:40, 2019-10-22

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino warns Tanguy Ndombele could need two seasons to fully adapt to his methods Mauricio Pochettino has warned Tottenham fans they could have to wait two years to see record signing Tanguay Ndombele at his best in England....
16:28, 2019-10-25

Cigarette smoke increases superbug's antibiotic resistance Scientists have exposed bacterial strains to cigarette smoke in the laboratory and found that the smoke increased the bacteria's resistance to antibi...
02:48, 2019-08-02

Antibiotic-resistant infections killing twice as many Americans as once thought Nearly twice as many people are dying in the United States from antibiotic-resistant infections than previously believed, U.S. health officials said ...
02:24, 2019-11-14

Antibiotic resistance: The threat is growing and the research is too slow Antibiotic-resistant bacteria threatens our health, but only a few pharmaceutical companies are still trying to bring new drugs onto the market. And ...
15:24, 2020-01-21

Prescriptions for UTIs may be making antibiotic resistance even worse New evidence shows two thirds of urinary tract infections are treated wrongly. To fight back we must develop fast, accurate diagnostics, says Colin G...
13:28, 2019-04-15

The rise of superbugs: Facing the antibiotic resistance crisis Policymakers have warned that we face an antibiotic resistance crisis. Why is this, what are researchers doing to address it, and what can we do righ...
23:28, 2019-11-18

Big Pharma nixes new drugs despite impending 'antibiotic apocalypse' At a time when health officials are calling for mass demonstrations in favor of new antibiotics, drug companies have stopped making them altogether. ...
16:32, 2019-09-14

4 Your Health: Organic or antibiotic-free poultry less likely to have Salmonella (NBC News)- The United States will be able to keep its measles elimination status despite having the worst outbreak in decades. According to the CDC,...
02:24, 2019-10-05

Do past medicines hold the answer to antibiotic resistance? As the effectiveness of antibiotics wanes, scientists are looking at medications that preceded them, such as those involving metals and metalloids....
22:44, 2019-11-30

Fresenius says tighter EU rules could trigger antibiotic shortage German drugmaker Fresenius warned that stricter production norms being considered by Europe's drug regulator could compound shortages of a life-savin...
19:24, 2019-06-05

Cancer: Common antibiotic may boost immune system New research in mice suggests that administering a common antibiotic before radiation therapy can help the immune system fight off cancer....
22:40, 2019-12-11

Ibuprofen and other common drugs may help antibiotic resistance spread We’ve long known that bacteria can evolve resistance to antibiotics but now it looks like other drugs, including ibuprofen, may help this resistance ...
11:16, 2019-08-11

Australian seagulls carry antibiotic-resistant superbugs At least 20% of the most common gulls carry the bacteria, which scientists fear can be passed on to humans....
10:24, 2019-07-10

How a new antibiotic destroys extremely drug-resistant tuberculosis Enlarge / A security guard mans the gate 23 January 2008 of the ward of extreme drug resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB), a near untreatable strain of th...
16:12, 2019-08-16

Antibiotic resistance genes can be passed around by bacteria in dust Disease-causing bacteria living in dust can pass antibiotic resistance genes to one another, a study of samples of dust in public buildings suggests...
20:44, 2020-01-23

'Antibiotic resistance in farm animals is rising fast' Antibiotic resistance is reaching a crisis point not just for humans, but also for farm animals bred for food, global evidence suggests....
02:52, 2019-09-25

Antibiotic-Resistant Plagues Are Coming and We're Wildly Unprepared "Superbugs" threaten to kill more people than cancer by 2050, but new antibiotics aren't profitable enough for pharmaceutical companies....
17:36, 2019-05-01

Antibiotic-resistant salmonella strain moves from China to U.S. The gene that makes salmonella resistant to antibiotics of last resort has finally made its way from Asia to the United States, a new study says....
00:44, 2019-06-15

Antibiotic price drop could stop millions from developing tuberculosis New agreement secures 66% reduction in cost of rifapentine, which prevents ‘latent’ TB from becoming active The price of a drug crucial to prevent tu...
07:16, 2019-10-31

The race to beat antibiotic resistance is on – so where do phages fit in? | Richard James The GM virus treatment that saved Isabelle Holdaway is a start, at least, in the fight against drug resistanceThe first antibiotic was discovered by ...
09:08, 2019-05-10

Civil War plant guide reveals 3 plants with antibiotic properties To tackle the antibiotic resistance crisis, researchers have turned to plants that people used for treating infections during the American Civil War....
14:00, 2019-06-10

Antibiotic therapy slows Alzheimer's disease in male mice A long-term antibiotic treatment limited the growth of amyloid plaques in the brain by decreasing inflammation in the gut microbiome of male mice, re...
22:04, 2019-05-16

Australian gulls found to carry antibiotic-resistant superbugs Researchers say ‘eye-opening’ findings that 20% of silver gulls nationwide carry pathogenic bacteria should be a wake-up call Australian gulls are ca...
20:52, 2019-07-09

Research highlights potential for CRISPR in the fight against antibiotic resistance Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine may have identified a new weapon against these deadly bugs, using the powerf...
22:44, 2019-12-16

Up to 43% of Antibiotic Prescriptions in the U.S. Are Unnecessary or Improperly Written, Analysis Finds The World Health Organization earlier this year called antimicrobial resistance—pathogens’ ability to evade medical interventions—o...
00:56, 2019-12-12

Antibiotic resistance as big a threat as climate change – chief medic Dame Sally Davies calls for Extinction Rebellion-style campaign to raise awarenessProtests against climate change should be extended to the other gre...
12:50, 2019-05-01

FDA declines to approve Nabriva's antibiotic for urinary tract infections The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday declined to approve Nabriva Therapeutics Plc's antibiotic for complicated urinary tract infections (...
03:20, 2019-05-01

Phages: Bacterial eaters from Georgia to fight antibiotic resistance What are we to do when antibiotics are no longer effective? Patients from all over the world come to Georgia to be treated with bacteriophages. In th...
16:56, 2019-11-21

CDC estimates antibiotic-resistant infections kill 35,000 Americans per year Nearly twice as many people are dying from drug-resistant infections as previously thought, U.S. officials said in a new report....
15:28, 2019-11-14

GlaxoSmithKline starts late-stage trial for experimental antibiotic GlaxoSmithKline Plc said on Monday it has begun a late-stage study testing its experimental antibiotic in patients with urinary tract infections and ...
13:20, 2019-10-28

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are catching a ride on hospital flies When you’re particularly sick, you go to the hospital. Health care facilities like clinics and hospitals can improve our quality of life, but t...
02:16, 2019-06-25

High levels of antibiotic resistance found worldwide, new data shows WHO’s first release of surveillance data on antibiotic resistance reveals high levels of resistance to a number of serious bacterial infections in bo...
10:40, 2019-04-09

How superbugs and antibiotic resistance will make common medical procedures harder Giving patients antibiotics is standard care before many operations and medical procedures, experts say. So what happens if they no longer work as we...
12:12, 2019-11-17

Climate crisis and antibiotic use could 'sink' fish farming industry – report Investors’ network warns of serious risk to aquaculture from global heating as well as over-reliance on medicinesThe climate crisis, drug use and fee...
08:56, 2019-06-05

Deadly superbug outbreak in humans linked to antibiotic spike in cows Enlarge (credit: Getty | Sebastien Bozon) A deadly outbreak of multi-drug resistant Salmonella that sickened 225 people across the US beginning in ...
23:28, 2019-08-23

In the fight to slow antibiotic resistance, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure In a government building in Ames, Iowa, more than 130 scientists, inspectors, and analysts stand on the front lines of countless overlapping and urge...
15:56, 2019-11-16

Antibiotic resistance could wipe out humanity before climate change does, top medical officer warns Antibiotic resistance could wipe out humanity "before climate change does", England's chief medical officer has warned....
06:48, 2019-08-30

Hospital staff errors with gowns and gloves spread antibiotic-resistant bacteria Health care workers caring for infectious patients sometimes make mistakes when removing personal protective garments, resulting in contamination of ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Oh, good: An antibiotic-resistant germ evolved to beat a ‘last resort’ drug in less than a month It’s been almost a century since doctors began using antibiotics to treat bacterial infections and illnesses, and those treatments have saved m...
01:40, 2019-10-24

Antibiotic therapy cuts stomach cancer rate by more than half in high-risk population (Reuters Health) - Eradicating the bacteria that cause stomach ulcers can slash the odds of stomach cancer by more than half among people who have ha...
02:48, 2020-01-30

Daily on Healthcare, presented by SBEC: Antibiotic-resistant infections are killing far more people than realized Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:04, 2019-11-14

Fighting fire with fire: how ancient methods can prevent future infernos In the wake of devastation caused by wildfires, most recently in Australia, experts are seeking ways of limiting their impact by managing forests bet...
06:24, 2020-02-12

How To Make Condensed Milk At Home Using Cook And No-Cook Methods Sweetened condensed milk is used in barfis, halwas, cakes, brownies, cupcakes and even homemade ice-creams and kulfis. Here's how you can make it at ...
17:28, 2019-08-01

Study claimed a GMO trial went horrifically wrong. The study’s authors disagree Enlarge / A transgenic Aedes aegypti OX513A mosquito, created by Oxitec. (credit: Getty | MIGUEL SCHINCARIOL) Six researchers are reportedly calling ...
23:24, 2019-10-02

Study study suggests anorexia linked to metabolic disorder Anorexia nervosa, is an eating disorder that causes people to obsess about weight, might be at least partly linked to a metabolic disorder -- and not...
19:08, 2019-07-16

New antibiotic found in bacteria inside a worm inside an insect egg Enlarge (credit: BSIP/Universal Images Group) The last antibiotics generated against Gram-negative bacteria—which tend to be the more dangerous type—...
20:00, 2019-11-20

The 77 Percent: Join the debate 77 percent of Africans are younger than 35. Those 77 percent can shape the continent's future. We join African youths as they share their stories, th...
20:12, 2019-05-28

Telemedicine use up 1,400 percent since 2014 The number of patients using computers to receive healthcare from doctors has skyrocketed by nearly 1,400 percent in the last few years, new research...
19:44, 2019-07-22

85 percent of Americans say they won’t throw this out More than eight in ten Americans consider themselves to be people who hold on to keepsakes, with 38 percent of even admitting to having kept a keepsa...
14:56, 2019-06-14

Let’s Talk About The Craigslist 60 Percent A few weeks ago, Craigslist finally dropped its official app, and I’m sure most of you had roughly the same reaction as me: an out-loud comment welco...
22:08, 2019-12-28

Here's how you can get a brand-new Galaxy S9 for only $300 (50 percent off) If that $350 refurbished Galaxy S9 from a couple of days ago seemed like a killer deal but you held off anyway for something better, that something h...
14:56, 2019-06-15

How Did Drones Take Out 5 Percent Of The World's Oil Supply? On September 14, some as-yet officially unknown perpetrators launched a complex attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. The attack was apparently car...
18:20, 2019-09-18

74 percent of Americans are buying gifts for others so they can use them too A poll of 2,000 Americans looked at the increasingly common trend of "wegifting" and found nearly three out of four have purchased a gift that not on...
17:32, 2019-11-26

Here's how you can save 50 percent or more on Verizon's LG V50 ThinQ 5G remains , delivering compared to the carrier's 4G LTE signal while only covering tiny parts of across less than two dozen states.But whether or not y...
12:52, 2020-01-27

Ok, Boomer, Millennials Actually Earn 20 Percent Less Than You Did Multiple studies are now showing that millennials have lower income and half the wealth of older generations....
22:32, 2019-11-06

Litecoin: A Twenty Percent Gain in One Day On February 7th, our Cryptocurrency Pro Service issued a VERY bullish forecast. See for yourself what followed the very next day....
12:50, 2019-05-01

U.S. TVA to cut carbon emission by 70 percent by end of next decade: CEO The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) expects to reduce carbon emissions at the U.S.-owned power generator by 70 percent from 2005 levels by the end o...
23:08, 2019-05-31

Packers profit drops 98 percent to $724,000 GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Green Bay Packers reported a profit of just $724,000 in their latest fiscal year, which included their second straight season w...
08:48, 2019-07-13

Nintendo Switch Sales Up 50 Percent The Nintendo Switch is doing quite well. According to the company’s most recent financials, sales jumped 50 percent from July to September when compa...
12:12, 2019-10-31

Forget the 53 Percent—This Was the Decade of #BlackGirlMagic Recently, my brethren here at The Root made a healthy argument for how white women have spent the decade between 2010 and 2019 “doing the most” (and ...
20:12, 2019-12-18

UniCredit profits up 25 percent, best 1Q in a decade MILAN (AP) — Italy’s largest bank by assets, UniCredit, posted its best quarter in a decade, with a 25% boost in first-quarter profits as the b...
10:36, 2019-05-09

CDC: Two percent fewer women getting abortions Abortions dropped 2%, to 623,471, in 2016 in most of the United States, according to a government report released as activists and politicians are mo...
20:16, 2019-11-27

CBOE First-Half 2010 ADV Up 7 Percent CHICAGO, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that average daily volume (ADV) year to date through June 20...
15:56, 2019-05-01

The Stone Age: The First 99 Percent of Human History The Stone Age is the longest period of human history, lasting from 2.6 million years ago to about 5,000 years ago. ...
19:24, 2019-09-09

Wasteland 3: Even the apocalypse can’t kill the One Percent Jeremy Kopman joined InXile Entertainment during what I consider the most exciting time in its history — the crowdfunding chapter. He signed on...
21:00, 2019-09-02

What to do to reduce facial fat Some people have concerns about excess facial fat. This article outlines seven tips for helping prevent and reduce excess facial fat....
02:52, 2019-09-06

Sex assaults on cruises up a whopping 67 percent this summer Cruise liners experienced an unprecedented crime wave this summer, with 35 sex assaults, two disappearances and five thefts of $10,000-plus reported ...
02:04, 2019-12-01

This might be your last chance to get the big-battery Moto E4 Plus at a 50 percent discount The Moto E4 Plus is far from Motorola's latest budget-friendly trooper, but even though the newer and arguably better Moto G7, G7 Power, and G7 Play ...
09:52, 2019-06-18

CDC: 92 percent of HPV-caused cancers could be prevented by vaccine The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday it will increase the vaccination rate of its human papillomavirus by 80 percent nat...
20:08, 2019-08-23

Nearly 15 percent of U.S. teens, adolescents have vaped marijuana More than 1 in 10 high school seniors vape marijuana, and the percentage of teens who have tried e-cigarettes containing marijuana was nearly 15 perc...
06:16, 2019-12-18

Disease to cut China pig meat output by at least 10 percent: FAO An African Swine Fever outbreak is expected to cut China's pig meat output by at least 10 percent in 2019 and present opportunities for producers els...
11:52, 2019-05-09

Buckeyes RB J.K. Dobbins says Justin Fields is ‘100 percent’ SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Justin Fields is done talking about his sprained left knee. Teammate J.K. Dobbins, however, isn’t. Two days after the Ohio State ...
04:24, 2019-12-27

Shark Survivor: “There’s Like Zero Percent Chance It Will Happen Again” A 9-year-old girl is recovering after she was bitten by a shark Friday morning at Florida’s New Smyrna Beach. Maggie Crum, visiting the area wi...
00:28, 2019-08-20

Out-of-pocket childbirth costs in U.S. jump by 50 percent In findings published in Health Affairs, researchers noted that average out-of-pocket healthcare spending for maternity care jumped from $3,069 in 20...
22:40, 2020-01-06

Casper slashes its valuation 30 percent ahead of IPO This unicorn just lost its horn. Casper Sleep — which was valued at $1.1 billion in a private funding round last spring — slashed its val...
19:28, 2020-01-27

Sutra professional hairdryer on sale for 60 percent off Choosing a hairdryer seems like an easy enough task. After all, they serve the same function — blowing hot air to your locks so you can style them ju...
15:52, 2019-08-14

Over 85 Percent Of All Wagons Sold Here Are Subaru Outbacks The Subaru Outback sells well for its segment. In fact, according to J.D. Power data referenced in a CNBC video on the U.S. wagon market, the Outback...
15:32, 2019-10-20

One in ten seniors, 6 percent of adults use opioid painkillers in U.S. The CDC's National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey found that roughly 6 percent of people over 20 in the U.S. use prescription opioids, that ...
06:24, 2019-12-05

Hayao Miyazaki's New Film Is 15 Percent Finished After three and a half years in production, Hayao Miyazaki’s upcoming feature film Kimi-tachi wa Dou Ikiru ka (How Do You Live?) is fifteen percent c...
13:24, 2019-12-18

Wholesale prices edge up 0.2 percent in April WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. wholesale prices edged up 0.2% in April, driven higher by a big jump in energy costs. The Labor Department says the increase i...
16:32, 2019-05-09

Yankees’ Edwin Encarnacion admits he’s still not ‘100 percent’ ARLINGTON, Texas — Edwin Encarnacion said he will be able to play Friday when the Yankees and Twins open the ALDS at Yankee Stadium. Nevertheless, th...
11:08, 2019-09-29

Overdose deaths in U.S. drop by 5 percent in 2018 Drug overdose deaths in the United States fell in 2018, following decades of steady increases....
19:28, 2019-07-18

ViacomCBS to pay $375 million for 49 percent stake in Miramax Media company ViacomCBS said on Friday it would take a 49 percent stake in film studio Miramax, owned by Qatar’s BeIN Media Group, for $375 million....
19:28, 2019-12-20

Fifth Avenue pad, once city’s priciest, sells for 55 percent off The largest unit in one of Fifth Avenue’s most prestigious co-ops just sold for less than half of its original $120 million asking price. Susan...
21:04, 2019-09-10

Trump to seek nearly 8 percent cut in education spending College sports wants a new referee: Congress — Special Olympics, once targeted for budget cuts, lobbies the Hill...
16:04, 2020-02-10

Barneys launches 25 percent off sale after bankruptcy Fashionistas mourning the demise of Barneys can at least engage in some serious retail therapy. The luxe retailer — which filed for Chapter 11 bankru...
17:20, 2019-08-08

Bed Bath & Beyond cuts 7 percent of corporate staff Bed Bath & Beyond’s turnaround effort continues to draw yawns from Wall Street. The home goods retailer Tuesday said it slashed 7 percent of its corp...
23:00, 2019-07-23

Paradox exec: Steam’s 30 percent fee is “outrageous” (credit: Aurich Lawson) Paradox Interactive (Cities: Skylines, Surviving Mars) seems to be getting fed up with the "standard" 30 percent fee on sal...
23:16, 2019-07-01

Australian bushfires may have killed up to 30 percent of koalas Raging bushfires in Australia may have wiped out 30 percent of the nation’s koalas, the federal environment minister said this week — as a week...
15:20, 2019-12-28

Red Cross says only 3 percent of US population donate blood The American Red Cross launched its Missing Type campaign on Tuesday in an effort to grow the number of donors who give blood in the U.S....
20:04, 2019-06-11

Pinterest slumps 17 percent after weak forecast Pinterest shares slumped as much as 17 percent on Friday after the online scrapbook company’s disappointing annual forecast shook investors’ faith in...
16:52, 2019-05-17

Biden '100 percent' supports nationwide plastic bag ban Fielding a question on the environment posed by an international supporter in Iowa, former Vice President Joe Biden said he "100 percent" believes we...
21:04, 2020-01-03

Millennials Might Have to Save 40 Percent of Their Income if They Want to Retire New economic research spells very bad news for millennials who hope to retire at age 65, like previous generations before them....
17:16, 2019-10-24

Apple raises iPhone 11 production by about 10 percent Apple Inc has asked suppliers to increase production of its iPhone 11 models by up to 8 million units, or about 10 percent, Japanese news service Nik...
19:00, 2019-10-04

Look Back At It: Forget the 53 Percent—This Was the Decade of #BlackGirlMagic Recently, my brethren here at The Root made a healthy argument for how white women have spent the decade between 2010 and 2019 “doing the most” (and ...
01:08, 2019-12-19

Cuomo proposes 3 percent tax on new medical facilities Many health care firms looking to erect new medical facilities face a fat tax hike under Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s $178-billion budget plan. The prop...
19:24, 2020-01-26

Graffiti complaints up more than 50 percent in de Blasio’s New York Graffiti, the scourge that former Police Commissioner Bill Bratton once described as the “first sign of urban decay,” has exploded in New York City i...
02:12, 2019-06-30

Wimbledon prize money rises 11.8 percent "Wimbledon prize money will total £38 million for this year\u0027s championships, a rise of 11.8 percent, the All England Club announced on Tuesday."...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Diabetes patients 40 percent more likely to be readmitted to hospital Diabetes patients with blood sugar levels below 100 milligrams had higher 30-day readmission rates than those with normal levels....
17:56, 2019-05-01

Forty-five percent of workers do this to boost their salary An increasing number of workers are devoting time to salary research, a new survey shows, but just half feel they’re paid enough....
19:20, 2019-08-29

Embattled New Jersey mansion is now a whopping 75 percent off This northern New Jersey mansion dates to the roaring ’20s, but it’s certainly not roaring now. The grand property — once one of the stat...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Trump says trade deal with China was 95 percent done President Trump said Monday that a trade deal with China was “95 percent” complete before Chinese officials pulled the plug, prompting him to double ...
22:56, 2019-05-13

Lizzo has a test to find out exactly what percent that bitch you are Lizzo has given us what has already become one of the greatest opening lyrics of all time: “I just took a DNA test, turns out I’m 100% that bitch.” T...
20:28, 2019-08-28

1 in 10 seniors, 6 percent of adults use opioid painkillers in U.S. The CDC's National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey found that roughly 6 percent of people over 20 in the U.S. use prescription opioids, that ...
15:00, 2019-12-05

ViacomCBS to pay $375 million for 49-percent stake in Miramax Media company ViacomCBS said on Friday it would take a 49 percent stake in film studio Miramax, owned by Qatar’s BeIN Media Group, for $375 million....
18:04, 2019-12-20

NYC’s foie gras ban has boosted sales up to 30 percent The New York City Council’s recent move to ban foie gras has only served to goose sales for the fatty delicacy, the industry claims....
05:40, 2019-12-30

China says 8.2 percent of its coronavirus patients are cured There are currently 40,171 confirmed cases on China's mainland and reports of 908 deaths....
18:40, 2020-02-10

What can you do to reduce fibroid pain? Uterine fibroids can be painful and disrupt daily life. Learn about what treatments and medications are available and how to ease the pain....
22:44, 2019-12-18

How to reduce food waste There are many ways people can reduce food waste, including properly storing food, freezing, pickling, and using food scraps in stocks and compost. L...
22:40, 2019-12-17

Can red meat reduce the risk of MS? Researchers found that one portion of unprocessed red meat per day reduced the chance of developing early signs of multiple sclerosis....
18:12, 2019-06-07

You Could Die Today. Here’s How to Reduce That Risk. No one lives forever, but you can do things to extend your life for as long as possible. Let’s walk through a typical day and see where your risks ar...
00:20, 2019-12-13

How to reduce puffy nipples Although it is not a medical concern, some men do not like having puffy nipples because of how they look. In this article, learn about how to reduce ...
23:48, 2019-10-25

Most Americans will only do so much to help reduce emissions TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Turn off the lights when they aren’t needed? Check. Lower the thermostat a few degrees in winter? Maybe. Go full-time vegetari...
22:12, 2019-09-30

How to reduce your carbon footprint when you fly Aviation contributes to climate change, but there are ways to reduce your flight's impact on the planet....
02:08, 2019-05-09

What foods reduce testosterone? Certain foods influence hormones. Soy products, dairy, and alcohol all reduce testosterone. Lifestyle changes can help a person maintain their hormon...
03:44, 2019-05-16

How to stop or reduce a stutter There is no cure for a stutter, but there are several steps that can help a person reduce stuttering. These steps include quick tips and long term t...
03:00, 2019-09-11

How to Reduce Exposure to Air Pollution While most of us do not have the power to make the air cleaner, there are some ways to protect yourself....
11:36, 2019-08-13

How fish oil might reduce inflammation A recent study showed that an enriched fish oil supplement reduced inflammation by increasing certain anti-inflammatory molecules in the blood....
00:00, 2019-12-17

US to reduce troops in Afghanistan by 5,000 President Trump has revealed plans to cut the number of US troops deployed to Afghanistan but he did not provide a timetable for the drawdown. The an...
00:00, 2019-08-30

Goldman Sachs’ third-quarter profits plunge 26 percent Goldman Sachs had a 26-percent decline in third quarter profits, the bank said Tuesday, as Goldman took losses on some of its public investments and ...
17:20, 2019-10-15

Nearly half wager Knicks will get top pick, despite just 14 percent shot LAS VEGAS — As we have reached the crux of the 2019 NBA playoffs, it seems premature to have too much of a focus on next season. But more than two-th...
19:08, 2019-05-10

Patriots are ‘100 percent done’ with Tom Brady: former teammate Christian Fauria One Boston radio host is sure about one thing — Tom Brady isn’t going to be wearing a Patriots jersey this year. “I believe the Pat...
18:12, 2020-02-12

Nissan Will Axe 10 Percent of Its Products Following a Catastrophic First Half of 2019 Nissan has had a rough go at the whole making and selling cars thing this year, as evidenced by the company’s June financial statement released Tuesd...
01:08, 2019-07-31

Here's how you can get Samsung's Galaxy Buds at a huge 50 percent discount are all the rage nowadays, and even though Samsung probably doesn't stand a chance to challenge Apple's crushing dominance in this fast-growing marke...
09:44, 2020-01-20

Humans Have Transformed 70 Percent of Land on Earth. We Have a Choice for What We Do Next In what feels like it’s becoming a regular ritual in self-flagellation, scientists have released a new special report documenting the perilous state ...
19:44, 2019-08-08

Ronaldo slams 'potato field' pitch, says not 100 percent "Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo slammed Luxembourg\u0027s pitch as a \"potato field\" and also said he had not been fully fit in recent matches a...
19:52, 2019-11-17

61 percent of Americans oppose impeaching Trump: poll Nearly 70 percent of American voters believe a sitting president should be able to be charged criminally, but 61 percent oppose Congress beginning th...
18:20, 2019-06-12

NYC high school graduation rate increases to 77.3 percent City graduation rates have ascended across the board since 2005 when less than half of kids managed to walk the stage....
21:00, 2020-01-16

Sixty percent of Democrats ‘have a new respect’ for Romney, 39% of GOP want him expelled President Trump isn’t the only one miffed with Utah Sen. Mitt Romney, the lone Republican in Congress to vote to convict the president on a partisan ...
20:24, 2020-02-12

Four Loko teases hard seltzer with 14 percent alcohol Four Loko to White Claw: hold my beer. Four Loko, the controversial canned malt beverage, is hyping its entry into the hard seltzer market. The ̶...
19:36, 2019-08-14

$3,000 to Rent a Movie? Bringing the Theater Home for the 1 Percent Red Carpet Home Cinema offers Hollywood’s latest movies, but it’s not cheap for customers to rent films still in the theaters....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Bernie Sanders Wants a 97 Percent Tax Rate on the 400 Richest Americans Bernie Sanders has unveiled an economic plan to remake corporate America and tax billionaires into nonexistence....
23:40, 2019-10-14

Beyond Meat stock drops 25 percent after analyst’s comment Beyond Meat lost some of its sizzle after a Wall Street analyst said the veggie-burger maker’s surging stock price has finally gotten ahead of itself...
00:12, 2019-06-12

Hospital care costs leap 19 percent in just four years Talk about adding insult to injury. According to a data brief by UnitedHealth Group, the price of hospital visits in America increased by 19 percent,...
19:48, 2019-08-12

How The 2019 Mercedes G550 Can Actually Climb Up A 100 Percent Incline Probably the biggest schtick about the 2019 Mercedes G-Class is that it can drive right up a perfect 100 percent incline (lord knows how many times I...
03:36, 2019-08-09

4 percent of Americans have been victims of revenge porn, report says Some 4 percent of Americans have been victims of revenge porn, according to a report released Tuesday by the Data & Society Research Institute and th...
21:20, 2019-10-22

South African president’s new cabinet is 50 percent women JOHANNESBURG — South Africa’s president on Wednesday named a trimmed-down Cabinet that is 50 percent women, making the country’s one of few in the wo...
19:12, 2019-05-30

Refunds for US to Dominican Republic plane tickets up 127 percent The number of refunds for plane tickets from the U.S. to the Dominican Republic skyrocketed 127 percent so far this year, compared to the same period...
19:00, 2019-07-02

Nets’ Irving, Russell curiosity could ‘1,000 percent’ work The Nets’ summer has been framed as having to pick between keeping D’Angelo Russell or chasing Kyrie Irving. But maybe they don’t have to choose. Sou...
22:56, 2019-05-25

Ackman’s hedge fund back in a big way with 58 percent return After four straight years of losses, Bill Ackman is back in the black. The corporate cage-rattler — whose multiyear woes have included a botched bet ...
00:24, 2020-01-07

56 percent of voters expect Trump will win again in 2020: poll With the 2020 election less than a year away, 56 percent of voters expect President Trump to win reelection next November – including 35 percen...
16:40, 2019-11-06

Amazon pledges 100 percent renewable energy by 2030 Online shopping giant Amazon revealed a carbon footprint Thursday that rivals that of a small country and vowed to reduce the damage to the planet by...
20:44, 2019-09-20

SoCal has 8 percent chance of another huge quake this week There's an 8 percent chance that Southern California could be rocked by another magnitude 6.0 or above earthquake this week, according to seismologis...
17:12, 2019-07-09

Weather Radars Reveal an 80 Percent Chance of ... Dragonflies? More and more often, it seems, massive clouds of insects are being picked up by increasingly advanced radar technology....
16:32, 2019-09-13

Insurance claims related to Lyme disease up by 117 percent in U.S. Insurance claim lines related to Lyme disease, a bacterial infection transmitted through the bite of black-legged ticks, increased by 117 percent acr...
00:08, 2019-12-11

Nearly 60 Percent of Lamborghini's Sales So Far This Year Have Been Urus SUVs Lamborghini has been delivering the Urus, which you might pronounce “Yur-us” but Lamborghini definitely pronounces “Oo-rus,” for about a year now. In...
19:40, 2019-07-02

Reports of Sexual Assault in the Military Soar by 50 Percent to More Than 20,000 Fueled by a significant increase in attacks on women in the military ages 17-24, reports of sexual assault in the military soared by 50 percent in 20...
03:04, 2019-05-03

Ex-GE CEO Jack Welch sells Midtown condo for 34 percent off Ex-General Electric CEO Jack Welch has finally sold his One Beacon Court perch for $17 million, according to city property records. The 46th-floor co...
00:04, 2019-06-07

Why Can't America Follow Scotland to 100 Percent Renewable Energy? Scotland will have 100 percent renewable energy by the end of this year, while the U.S. has barely started transitioning....
14:12, 2020-01-31

US added 224,000 jobs in June, unemployment ticks up to 3.7 percent US job growth rebounded strongly in June, but moderate wage gains and mounting evidence that the economy was slowing sharply could still encourage th...
15:32, 2019-07-05

NYC’s impending foie gras ban has boosted sales up to 30 percent The New York City Council’s recent move to ban foie gras has only served to goose sales for the fatty delicacy, the industry claims....
07:44, 2019-12-30

Fox News poll says 49 percent of voters want Trump impeached Forty-nine percent of US voters think President Trump should be impeached and kicked out of office, roughly the same amount that thought so a month a...
22:24, 2019-11-03

Genetically modified cows could cut methane emissions by 50 percent Scientists discovered that methane-producing microbes in cow stomachs are actually inherited -- and think that selective breeding of cows that produc...
22:04, 2019-07-05

The Pattern in Bitcoin That Anticipated a Six Week, 40-PLUS Percent Gain Since mid-December, Bitcoin has seen a major rally. But now see for yourself how this recent rally is connected to the even larger move that unfolded...
22:32, 2020-01-31

WHO, CDC data shows measles cases up 30 percent globally Although 2018 was a relatively quiet year for measles in the U.S. -- with just 372 confirmed cases -- nearly 9.8 million people were diagnosed with m...
20:52, 2019-12-05

Giants attendance down 3 percent after latest lost season Frustrated Giants fans made their voices heard by doing less cheering at MetLife Stadium. Attendance for the Giants’ eight home games was down 3 perc...
08:32, 2020-01-04

NYPD ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Numbers Up 22 Percent in 2019 The controversial “stop-and-frisk” policy of the New York Police Department has spent a great deal time in the news lately as former NYC Mayor Michae...
02:24, 2020-02-12

Dog buried alive on Hawaii beach missing 90 percent of fur HONOLULU COUNTY, Hawaii — An animal rescue group rushed to help save a dog that someone had buried alive on a Hawaii beach. Leialoha needs you...
19:36, 2019-07-15

Does Alabama stand a chance vs. LSU if Tua Tagovailoa is less than 100 percent healthy? The No. 3 Crimson Tide revolve around their star QB, but his health is a question entering Saturday's game...
21:00, 2019-11-07

New tool detects deepfakes with 96 percent accuracy, researchers say Researchers have developed a new tool that could be a crucial part of the fight against deepfakes....
19:08, 2019-06-24

AT&T's brand-new LG Stylo 5+ is already on sale at a cool 50 percent discount Unlike the "regular" , which has been available on and for , the slightly improved exclusively . But cash-strapped digital pen lovers might be excite...
16:20, 2019-11-12

Bitcoin 20 percent spike puzzles Wall Street Bitcoin is back — and even bulls are befuddled. The controversial cryptocurrency surged more than 20 percent on Wednesday — briefly climbing as high ...
02:40, 2019-06-27

Scientists on the verge of creating 100 percent recyclable plastic We’re surrounded by plastics for much of our lives. Plastics are cheap and easy to make, they’re often incredibly durable and they last just about fo...
18:12, 2019-05-08

Watch: Kevin Hart '65 to 75 percent back' after car crash "Jumanji: The Next Level" star Kevin Hart gave an update on his health and reflected on the importance of family following his car crash....
17:20, 2019-12-11

Travis Kalanick has dumped more than 90 percent of his Uber stake Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has sold more than 90 percent of his stake in the ride-hailing giant at a pace that puts him on track to exit the com...
22:04, 2019-12-23

Amazon is offering up to 45 percent discounts on new Fossil smartwatches Fossil is not ranked among the world's top five smartwatch vendors, but something tells us it would be if the fashion brand consistently charged less...
11:20, 2019-06-04

Global marijuana use rose by 60 percent over the past decade More people than ever are smoking weed around the world. But how can we decide whether to condemn or support the devil's lettuce when our own governm...
16:32, 2019-06-26

China dumped 27 percent more trash into the ocean in 2018 BEIJING/SHANGHAI – China dumped a total of 200.7 million cubic meters (7,087.6 million cubic feet) of waste into its coastal waters in 2018, a ...
19:52, 2019-10-29

DHS predicts up to 25 percent drop in migrant apprehensions at border WASHINGTON — Border Patrol agents are on track to apprehend up to 25 percent fewer undocumented immigrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in June co...
23:08, 2019-06-28

Arizona’s jobless rate drops to 4.5 percent in September PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s jobless rate has dropped again. The state Office of Economic Opportunity reports the seasonally adjusted unemployment ...
05:32, 2019-10-18

Hudson Bay, owner of Saks, up 17 percent on deal reports Shares of Saks Fifth Avenue’s owner are soaring by more than 17 percent Tuesday on reports that the company is close to reaching a deal to go private...
19:20, 2019-12-31

Sixty-two percent of swing voters say 'Medicare for all' is a 'bad idea' As Sen. Elizabeth Warren keeps digging herself deeper into her support for a "Medicare for all" branded plan that would effectively eliminate private...
22:00, 2019-11-07

U.S. measles cases surge nearly 20 percent in early April, CDC says The number of confirmed cases of measles in the United States this year jumped by nearly 20 percent in the week ended April 11, in the country's seco...
00:56, 2019-04-16

Target shares up 15 percent on strong profit forecast Target raised its annual profit forecast on Wednesday after reporting better-than-expected quarterly results as higher investments to remodel stores ...
16:12, 2019-08-21

Why holding hands might help to reduce pain Pain relief may be in the palm of your hand. New research suggests that physical touch, such as holding hands, could be helpful in reducing pain, mos...
01:16, 2019-10-31

The best ways to reduce body heat Hot weather, illness, and certain medications can all cause a higher-than-normal body temperature. Learn about eight tips to reduce body heat, as wel...
02:40, 2019-09-04

France wants to reduce water use as rivers dry up The French government wants to reduce water use by encouraging wastewater recycling and encouraging consumers to less water as the flow of rivers gra...
19:32, 2019-07-01

4 Fruits That May Help Reduce Dark Circles However, to get long-term benefits, it is best to give the body the required nutrition in order to keep dark circles at bay. You can do so by consumi...
15:36, 2019-07-30

5G: Could it reduce our ability to forecast hurricanes? Some meteorologists are worried that frequencies used by 5G could interfere with weather data....
10:12, 2019-11-25

Can Biology Class Reduce Racism? When it comes to race, “It’s always like ‘O.K., but now we’re going to start the lesson on peas,’’’ a biology teacher said. A study will test a new a...
11:28, 2019-12-07

Can Bitcoin Reduce Portfolio Risk? Can highly volatile bitcoin reduce portfolio risk? It's lack of correlation to macro-economic factors and asset classes like equities could be an adv...
12:36, 2020-02-10

10 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Diabetes Indians possess a strong genetic predisposition to diabetes; it is clinically proven that we are susceptible to a high rate of glucose intolerance....
12:32, 2019-11-18

Healium uses VR, AR, or wearables to reduce anxiety Healium is a platform that uses virtual reality, augmented reality, and wearables like the Apple Watch to reduce anxiety.Read More...
19:20, 2019-12-15

10 Ways To Reduce The Risk Of Diabetes Indians possess a strong genetic predisposition to diabetes; it is clinically proven that we are susceptible to a high rate of glucose intolerance....
13:16, 2019-11-18

US to reduce Afghanistan forces by 2020 US Secretary of State Pompeo said that the US wants to begin withdrawing its forces from Afghanistan by 2020. It is the first time frame announced fo...
00:52, 2019-07-30

Trump signs law to reduce robocalls, though they won’t end NEW YORK (AP) - An anti-robocalls measure signed into law Monday by President Donald Trump should help reduce the torrent of unwanted calls promising...
16:40, 2019-12-31

Which cold remedies actually help to reduce symptoms? A lot of cold medications haven't actually been shown to help with coughs and stuffy noses, experts say....
13:00, 2020-02-16

Five ways to reduce plastic in the bathroom From bamboo toothbrushes to using refill options or your own containers, it’s not hard to change your ways“A bamboo toothbrush is the first swap I al...
17:32, 2019-07-14

Weight-training may help reduce hot flashes Postmenopausal women can fight off hot flashes and night sweats by pumping iron, a new clinical trial shows....
17:44, 2019-05-23

Want to reduce your chances of cervical cancer? Here’s what you need to know Rates of cervical cancer are declining in Canada, but costs and lack of patient knowledge about the disease are barriers to receiving proper screenin...
13:32, 2020-01-12

China says U.S. can do more to reduce fentanyl demand The U.S. government can do more to reduce demand for fentanyl and should stop shifting the blame onto others, China said on Monday, in another ripost...
13:16, 2019-08-26

Hormone 'can reduce chances of miscarriage' Giving progesterone could to some women with early bleeding could save babies' lives, research suggests....
02:24, 2019-05-09

How painful is labor and how you might reduce the pain RubberBall Productions / Getty Images The second stage of labor is the most intense and physically active — contractions increase in frequency,...
22:00, 2020-01-23

Here's who's most likely to go into debt over the holidays – and how they can reduce those balances 'Tis the season to rack up more debt? With so many credit card holders already carrying balances, these are the moves to consider so that you�...
20:08, 2019-11-04

Osteoporosis: Could selenium reduce risk? A recent study concludes that consuming higher levels of dietary selenium shows an association with a reduced risk of developing osteoporosis....
22:40, 2019-11-27

Believe it or not, Facebook is using AI to reduce abuse and bias At Facebook's annual F8 conference in San Francisco, the company gave an update on the way it's using AI to counter bias and abuse.Read More...
13:52, 2019-05-02

2 lifestyle changes may reduce risk of hot flashes A new meta-analysis of existing studies finds that quitting smoking and maintaining a healthy weight may lessen the impact of hot flashes and night s...
22:44, 2019-11-14

Reggie Bullock set to make Knicks debut: ‘150 percent healthy’ More than five months later, Reggie Bullock says he is “150 percent healthy.” The 3-point threat is likely to finally make his Knicks debut in Wednes...
09:24, 2020-01-01

Why the 2020 Golden Globes' Menu Will Be 100 Percent Plant Based The 2020 Golden Globes are going vegan. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced on Thursday that this year's meal at the Golden Globes cere...
16:40, 2020-01-02

Grubhub’s profits plunge 96 percent as it grapples with fake-fee outcry Grubhub scrambled to fend off allegations that it has been charging bogus fees to restaurants and setting up fake websites to take orders, even as it...
18:56, 2019-07-30

Hedge funds up 7 percent in 2019 but struggling in broader market Hedge funds are gaining steadily this year but still lagging well behind the broader market. The $3.2 trillion industry gained 7 percent through Apri...
23:36, 2019-05-21

Genetic risk at fault for 30 percent of heart disease cases While diet and lifestyle play a large role in heart disease, researchers in Sweden report that more than 30 percent of cases are caused by genetics -...
23:36, 2019-06-18

Nearly 40 percent of 18 to 24-year-olds do not wear deodorant, poll finds TUCSON – With the 100-degree temperatures hitting southern Arizona, Tucsonans may find themselves a little sweatier than normal. According to a...
20:44, 2019-06-18

Anticholinergic drugs linked to 50 percent increase in dementia risk A new study has found that widely used prescription drugs are linked to “nearly a 50% increased odds of dementia” in older adults, resear...
18:08, 2019-06-25

5 percent of bladder cancer in Europe linked to contaminated tap water More than 6,500 cases of bladder cancer diagnosed each year in Europe can be attributed to trihalomethane exposure through drinking water, researcher...
17:04, 2020-01-15

Over 140 NYC schools have grades with 90 percent state exam failure rate A total of 23 schools had at least one entire class where not a single student passed a math or ­English proficiency test given annually to kids in g...
05:24, 2019-12-18

Golf Club for the 1 Percent Wants to Seize a Migratory Bird Habitat The golf course in Jersey City, N.J., says it needs the land to compete for tournaments. A birder counters, “It’s really just an obscenity.”...
11:56, 2020-01-09

Whoopi Goldberg says she had a 30 percent chance of dying from pneumonia scare Whoopi Goldberg revealed that she had a 30 percent chance of dying after being admitted to the hospital earlier this year for pneumonia....
16:12, 2019-05-22

Florida opioid-prescribing law reduced use of deadly painkillers by 6 percent An analysis documented a nearly 6 percent decrease in opioid prescriptions written for patients discharged from the hospital following surgery follow...
18:24, 2019-12-11

Researchers develop new tool which detects deepfakes with 96 percent accuracy Researchers have developed a new tool that could be a crucial part of the fight against deepfakes. The tool, which was produced by researchers from t...
17:24, 2019-06-25

Ten of Anker's best charging accessories are on sale today only at up to 42 percent discounts It almost feels like Anker's popular charging accessories and audio products are more often discounted than they're not, but even by those standards,...
15:48, 2019-06-19

Indiana pizza shop gives workers 100 percent Christmas day profits These employees didn’t just get a pizza pie, they got the whole thing. An Indiana pizza place showed its appreciation for staff members who worked on...
21:56, 2019-12-26

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek says some tumors have shrunk by 50 percent "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek has said in a new interview that some of his tumors have shrunk by 50 percent since he has been diagnosed with stage 4 p...
16:04, 2019-05-29

Poll finds 71 percent back transgender people in military ​An overwhelming majority of Americans believe transgender men and women should be able to serve in the US military, a survey released Thursday found...
21:20, 2019-06-20

Microsoft Earnings: Sales Jump 12 Percent, Fueled by Cloud The strong results indicate large companies are still investing in new technology, shrugging off concerns of a downturn or trade war....
11:56, 2019-07-22

New standard Switch model will improve battery life 40 to 80 percent Enlarge (credit: YouTube / Aban Tech) Last week, we broke down the evidence that Nintendo was working on a new model of the standard Switch to go a...
11:08, 2019-07-22

Nordstrom soars 8 percent, exceeding Wall Street forecast Nordstrom raised its 2019 forecast, unlike many competitors, and reported third-quarter profit above Wall Street expectations on Thursday as it sold ...
17:24, 2019-11-22

Chopper tour in ‘doors-off’ crash offering same flights at 40 percent off The helicopter company involved in a sightseeing tour that killed all five passengers on board is offering deep discounts for similar, “doors-o...
01:08, 2019-07-22

Anti-Semitic hate crimes spiked by more than 25 percent in 2019 Hate crimes against Jews in the city skyrocketed more than 25 percent in 2019, NYPD officials revealed Monday. There were 234 anti-Semitic crimes for...
21:52, 2020-01-06

Jared Padalecki vows to give 100 percent in 'Supernatural' Season 15 Jared Padalecki, who plays Sam Winchester on "Supernatural," promised to do his best in Season 15 as one of his New Year's resolutions....
19:44, 2020-01-03

GDP growth slows in second quarter, missing Trump’s 3 percent target US economic growth in 2018 missed the Trump administration’s 3 percent target by any measure, which could renew criticism of the White House’s $1.5 t...
16:24, 2019-07-26

Birth rate down two percent in 2018, continuing two-decade trend In its latest National Vital Statistics Report, released Wednesday, the CDC reported that fewer than 4 million births were registered across the coun...
09:44, 2019-11-27

Verizon has the big-battery Moto G7 Power on sale at a 50 percent discount For a mid-range device, the Moto G7 Power is certainly shining in the US carrier support department, with official availability ranging from Verizon ...
14:04, 2019-05-17

Birth rate down 2 percent in 2018, continuing two-decade trend In its latest National Vital Statistics Report, released Wednesday, the CDC reported that fewer than 4 million births were registered across the coun...
17:40, 2019-11-27

New standard Switch model will improve battery life about 40 percent Enlarge (credit: YouTube / Aban Tech) Last week, we broke down the evidence that Nintendo was working on a new model of the standard Switch to go a...
17:00, 2019-07-17

Human-caused fire on Mount Lemmon 100 percent contained TUCSON - After several days of working the three-acre blaze, the fire that ignited Monday on Mount Lemmon is 100 percent contained, National Forest S...
23:08, 2020-01-08

Macy’s shares slip nearly 5 percent over weak sales numbers Macy’s cut its annual profit forecast for the second time this year on Thursday, as the department store operator blamed weak international tourism a...
17:12, 2019-11-21

‘Salt queen’ artist’s FiDi condo returns for 40 percent off Artist Bettina Werner — the “salt queen” known for her pieces made out of salt crystals — will take a hit on her FiDi condo at 15 Broad St. Her home ...
04:32, 2019-06-13

North Atlantic Ocean productivity has dropped 10 percent during Industrial era Virtually all marine life depends on the productivity of phytoplankton — microscopic organisms that work tirelessly at the ocean’s surface to absorb ...
19:52, 2019-05-06

Report: Suicide Attempts Among Black Teens Increased by 73 Percent According to a new report, attempted suicide is on the rise among a very specific demographic: black teenagers....
18:44, 2019-10-16

Huawei’s revenue jumps 27 percent as smartphone sales surge Chinese smartphone maker Huawei’s third-quarter revenue jumped 27%, driven by a surge in shipments of smartphones launched before a trade black...
15:32, 2019-10-16

Colorado wildfire killed 80 percent of river's fish population The Animas River in southwest Colorado has suffered an 80 percent loss of its fish population....
19:40, 2019-09-25

September Trading at CBOE Futures Exchange Up 154 Percent Over Year Ago CHICAGO, Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that September 2011 trading volume totaled nearly one mill...
15:28, 2019-05-01

SUVs Are 28 Percent More Likely To Kill Other Drivers In A Crash, Which Is Somehow A Massive Improvement If you’re driving a car that’s hit by another vehicle, a new study from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety says you’re 28 percent more likely...
18:16, 2019-10-12

Bitcoin Soars 40 Percent in ONE Day: "Xi Pump" or Elliott Wave Pattern? One day before Bitcoin's huge rally on October 24, our Trader's Classroom editor Jeffrey Kennedy told subscribers about "a really nice buy-side" oppo...
21:12, 2019-10-31

U.S. forecaster sees 65 percent chance of weak El Niño in summer There is a 65 percent chance of weak El Niño conditions continuing through the northern hemisphere summer this year, a U.S. government weather foreca...
16:28, 2019-04-11

Data shows assaults on MTA workers up 39 percent in 2019: union Assaults against subway workers are up 39 percent from last year, the MTA’s largest labor union said Wednesday. Eight-five workers were assault...
01:08, 2019-09-12

Grubhub stock drops 42 percent after terrible earnings report Shares of GrubHub slumped 40 percent in afternoon trading, after it forecasted slowing revenue growth for the fourth quarter, pushing at least two br...
20:08, 2019-10-29

U.S. forecaster sees 65 percent chance of weak El Niño through summer There was an about 65 percent chance of weak El Niño conditions continuing through the northern hemisphere summer 2019, a U.S. government weather for...
15:40, 2019-04-11

Supreme Court ruling could threaten Apple’s 30 percent app commission Enlarge (credit: Chesnot/Getty Images) A narrowly divided Supreme Court is allowing a group of consumers to move forward with a lawsuit charging th...
20:24, 2019-05-13

Nearly 90 percent of NYCHA apartments lost heat, hot water during winter The outages struck 259 of the embattled New York City Housing Authority’s 326 developments between Oct. 1, 2018, and May 31, 2019, according to data ...
05:24, 2019-08-12

Fifty percent of Americans now say they support articles of impeachment against Trump Reuters A majority of Americans support impeaching President Donald Trump, a new Insider poll found. At 50.2% backing impeachment, the majority is sl...
16:32, 2019-11-01

Best Buy takes 50 percent off Samsung Galaxy Buds price (with a catch) Not content with , Apple wants to completely overwhelm its rivals by currently selling no less than three AirPods variants released in 2019, as well ...
22:04, 2019-11-04

CDC reports US suicide rate increased 40 percent from 2000-2017 The suicide rate in the US has increased by 40 percent over less than two decades, with adults working in the mining and construction business at a &...
17:56, 2020-01-27

NIH-funded studies aim to lower opioid deaths by 40 percent in 3 years The National Institute of Drug Abuse will give more than $350 million to support local opioid recovery, prevention and treatment in four states aroun...
16:40, 2019-04-19

Tiffany shares surge 32 percent on takeover offer from LVMH Tiffany & Co. isn’t engaged yet, but Wall Street is already planning for a big, expensive wedding. Shares of the 182-year-old jeweler soared more tha...
21:28, 2019-10-28

Tesla profit up on record deliveries, shares soar 21 percent Elon Musk’s electric car maker Tesla on Wednesday surprised investors by posting a profitable third quarter, boosted by record deliveries, cost cuts ...
01:24, 2019-10-24

Uber and Lyft increased traffic delays in San Francisco by 40 percent Uber and Lyft say they help cut down on vehicle congestion, but a new analysis of San Francisco traffic found they did the opposite over a six year p...
20:28, 2019-05-08

Nissan cuts profit forecast after 70 percent quarterly plunge Nissan reported a 70 percent drop in quarterly profit on Tuesday and cut its full-year forecast to an 11-year low, hit by a strong yen and falling sa...
20:40, 2019-11-12

Apple exaggerating iPhone battery life by up to 51 percent, report says Apple is exaggerating the maximum battery life for several of its iPhones, a new consumer advocacy report concludes....
19:32, 2019-05-06

'One hundred percent certain we'll be hit' space expert horror asteroid warning An asteroid expert has warned it is inevitable a devastating collision between Earth and a space rock will happen in the future...
22:16, 2019-09-21

95 percent of tested baby foods in the US contain toxic metals: report A majority of baby food contains toxic heavy metals that can affect brain development, a disturbing new investigation has found. Tests of 168 baby fo...
19:20, 2019-10-17

Suicide rate among young Americans soars by more than 50 percent in 10 years The suicide rate among young Americans aged 10 to 24 years old soared by 56 percent between 2007 and 2017, according to the CDC....
17:32, 2019-10-18

Bulletproof backpack sales up 200 percent since El Paso, Dayton shootings Back-to-school shopping has gotten grim. In the wake of the most recent mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, sales of bulletproof back...
23:40, 2019-08-12

CBOE Holdings Increases Quarterly Dividend By 10 Percent, To $0.23 Per Share CHICAGO, IL – July 29, 2015 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a 10-percent increase in th...
14:12, 2019-05-01

Disney shares drop 5 percent in high-spending third quarter Disney shares tumbled 5 percent in after-market trading Tuesday as the Mouse House missed Wall Street’s third-quarter profit and revenue expectations...
03:56, 2019-08-07

I Do...Under His Eye? Is This Handmaid’s Tale-Themed Wedding Photo How the 53 Percent Get Married? You know, when I imagine a dream wedding, visions of female subjugation, rape, and forced childbearing don’t dance through my head (nor do barns or m...
20:16, 2019-10-04

Economy adds 164,000 new jobs in July, unemployment stands at 3.7 percent US job growth slowed in July and wages picked up moderately, which together with an escalation in trade tensions between the United States and China ...
15:48, 2019-08-02