Commonly Combined BP Drugs Should Be Avoided

Commonly Combined BP Drugs Should Be AvoidedThe Heart and Stroke Foundation warned on Friday that commonly prescribed combination of blood pressure drugs, comprising ACE inhibitors and Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs), should not be taken together.

Rare surgery on conjoined twins

Alex and Angel Mendoza, who were living as conjoined twins for five months, were finally given a separate entity by the surgeons at Phoenix Children's Hospital.

‘Downandup’ worm hits 3.5 million Windows PCs in 4 days

The Internet has been hit by a rapidly spreading network worm, due to which 3.5 million Windows computers have been infected in the last four days. The worm is being hailed as Downandup, Conficker, or Kido!

Albertan Unions Against Governmental Spending Cuts

Soon after Premier Ed Stelmach and Treasury Board President Lloyd Snelgrove's comments that the provincial government is looking at the possibility of spending and possible job cuts, in light of declining government revenues, Alberta 's largest public service unions have been urging the provincial government to refrain from budget cuts, even though faced with tough economic times.

Lawsuits Filed Over Federal Regulation on Abortion

Seven states and two abortion rights groups filed a lawsuit on Thursday against the U. S. government to invalidate a federal regulation that would protect health care workers who refuse to perform abortions or other medical procedures because of religious or moral reasons.