Dr. John Hansen, Who Made Marrow Transplants Safer, Dies at 76

Dr. John A. Hansen, an immunologist whose pioneering research made bone marrow transplants safer and vastly expanded the pool of potential donors to patients with leukemia and other blood disorders, died on July 31 at his home in Mercer Island, Wash. He was 76. The cause was pancreatic cancer, his wife, Suzanne Hansen, said. As…

DR Congo medics arrested over death of Ebola doctor

Image copyright WHO/Twitter Image caption Colleagues say Dr Richard Mouzoko was passionate and committed Three Congolese doctors have been arrested in the Democratic Republic of Congo over the killing of a World Health Organization (WHO) medic, a military prosecutor has said. Cameroonian doctor Richard Mouzoko was shot dead in April at a hospital in Butembo,…

Dr. Barbara Sturm Launches at Sephora – Best Dr. Barbara Sturm Products

Dr. Barbara Sturm became a household name when Kim Kardashian posted an Instagram photo with blood all over her face. It was called the “vampire facial,” Sturm’s signature treatment where the patient’s blood is drawn, the platelets from it are separated, and then injected back into the skin through micro-needles. She also makes blood-plasma infused skincare products. The gore…

Ebola crisis: Rwanda reopens border with DR Congo amid outbreak

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionA year since an Ebola outbreak was declared in DR Congo, medics are still trying to control the disease Rwanda has reopened its border with DR Congo, where an Ebola outbreak has killed more than 1,800 people in the past year. The border was closed for several…

Kirkistown motor racing: Dr Paul Conn dies following crash

Image copyright Jimmy Graham Image caption Dr Paul Conn who died on Saturday A doctor has died after a racing crash at Kirkistown Circuit in County Down. Dr Paul Conn, from Lisburn, was competing in the second race on Saturday when the crash happened. Police confirmed they are investigating the circumstances surrounding his death. Dr…

Dr. Mario World Review – A Spoonful Of Sugar

Tetris gets the most love of all the Game Boy puzzle games, but when Dr. Mario released on Nintendo’s portable system in 1990, it chewed through its fair share of batteries. Nintendo has revisited its virus-crushing puzzle game several times over the years, but now that the series has migrated to mobile devices, Nintendo has…

Dr. Doom Roubini Fuels Criminal Crypto Concerns With Scathing Bitcoin Op-Ed

Sentiment across the United States pertaining to the crypto market is at an extreme low, despite Bitcoin rallying above $10,000 and kicking off what appeared to be yet another bull run for the bubble-bound crypto asset. The fear and panic stems from tweets originating from the United States President, Donald Trump, condemning crypto, Bitcoin, and…

Bitcoin Bears ‘Poised’ After ‘Dr Doom’s’ Dire Crypto Exchange Warning

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have divided the traditional financial industry and economists, with some arguing bitcoin and crypto is incompatible with the current system and others more open to the new technology. The bitcoin price, well known for its extreme volatility, has not helped matters, with bitcoin critics pointing to wild swings on crypto markets as…

DR Congo Ebola declared public health emergency

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Ebola crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo a public health emergency of international concern. The move should lead to more international support to help tackle the disease. The outbreak in the DRC has killed more than 1,600 people. This week, the first case was detected in…