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Only 6% of truck drivers are women - but the data suggests they're safer drivers who are less likely to quit their jobs

ONLY 6% OF TRUCK DRIVERS ARE WOMEN - BUT THE DATA SUGGESTS THEY'RE SAFER DRIVERS WHO ARE LESS LIKELY TO QUIT THEIR JOBS

There aren't many female truck drivers . Companies rarely target women in their recruiting practices. However, data suggests that women...

ECDC: Average of 100 outbreaks per week in 2017

ECDC: AVERAGE OF 100 OUTBREAKS PER WEEK IN 2017

There were an average of 100 food and waterborne outbreaks per week in Europe, according to the 2017 zoonoses report. The European...

 
 
 
Most Accurate Tool Yet to Predict Asthma in Kids: Study

MOST ACCURATE TOOL YET TO PREDICT ASTHMA IN KIDS: STUDY

Pediatric Asthma Risk Score will become the most common tool used to predict asthma in young children and help prevent the common airway...

All 50 US states to screen newborns for 'bubble boy disease'

ALL 50 US STATES TO SCREEN NEWBORNS FOR 'BUBBLE BOY DISEASE'

Newborns in all 50 states in the US will now be screened for SCID, the devastating immune deficiency that claimed the life of Carol...

 
 
 
Did Jennifer Lopez Have the Most Stylish Week of All Time?

DID JENNIFER LOPEZ HAVE THE MOST STYLISH WEEK OF ALL TIME?

Some days, I manage to wake up early enough to put together an outfit worth posting on Instagram. On rare occasions, I'm able to do...

U.S. Gun Deaths Reach Record High

U.S. GUN DEATHS REACH RECORD HIGH

The numbers, which were confirmed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, show that 2017 had the highest number of gun deaths...

 
 
 
Optimize your health with these 11 delicious superfoods

OPTIMIZE YOUR HEALTH WITH THESE 11 DELICIOUS SUPERFOODS

Eating the wrong foods can make us sick, but choosing the right ones can heal us and help prevent disease. However, many people struggle...

Bio Roundup: Eli Lilly Tries Tau, Generic Insulin, NASH Cash & More

BIO ROUNDUP: ELI LILLY TRIES TAU, GENERIC INSULIN, NASH CASH & MORE

Pharmaceutical industry critics lament the cost of rare disease drugs, but some of the steepest price hikes have come on widely used...

 
 
 
New Saliva Test Can Help Detect Alzheimer's Disease

NEW SALIVA TEST CAN HELP DETECT ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

Newly developed saliva test can now help in detecting Alzheimer's disease, reveals a new study. Scientists have identified biomarkers...

Statistics show mixed results on progress against foodborne illness in EU

STATISTICS SHOW MIXED RESULTS ON PROGRESS AGAINST FOODBORNE ILLNESS IN EU

Salmonella and Campylobacter infections were at a stable level during the past five years, but Listeria cases continue to rise in Europe,...

 
 
 
Dr. Pimple Popper's TLC holiday special featured a rare 55-year-old blackhead that looked like a 'lump of coal'

DR. PIMPLE POPPER'S TLC HOLIDAY SPECIAL FEATURED A RARE 55-YEAR-OLD BLACKHEAD THAT LOOKED LIKE A 'LUMP OF COAL'

Dr. Pimple Popper 's holiday special "12 Pops of Christmas" aired Thursday night on TLC. During the special, Dr. Sandra Lee (the real-life...

Bad batch of Romaine lettuce traced to single California farm

BAD BATCH OF ROMAINE LETTUCE TRACED TO SINGLE CALIFORNIA FARM

Health officials on Thursday said that a bad batch of Romaine lettuce that caused an E. coli outbreak was traced back to a farm in...

 
 
 
Apple is shutting down Apple Music's rarely-used Connect feature

APPLE IS SHUTTING DOWN APPLE MUSIC'S RARELY-USED CONNECT FEATURE

Apple is giving up on its second attempt to create something of a social network within its music app. The company has informed artists...

I rarely spend more than $100 on anything, but I dropped $155 on Everlane's cashmere turtleneck - and I don't regret it

I RARELY SPEND MORE THAN $100 ON ANYTHING, BUT I DROPPED $155 ON EVERLANE'S CASHMERE TURTLENECK - AND I DON'T REGRET IT

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
Can Certain Medical Treatments “Seed” Alzheimer's Disease?

CAN CERTAIN MEDICAL TREATMENTS “SEED” ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE?

A re-opened case from the history of medicine suggests that “seeds” of a protein that aggregates in the brains of people with Alzheimer's...

Companies tracking mutations in cancer cells can provide a key to unlocking better therapies

COMPANIES TRACKING MUTATIONS IN CANCER CELLS CAN PROVIDE A KEY TO UNLOCKING BETTER THERAPIES

Investors and entrepreneurs are beginning to bring new diagnostic tools to market that promise better results for cancer patients through...

 
 
 
TBH, Kate Middleton Driving Herself Looks Really Weird And Here's Why

TBH, KATE MIDDLETON DRIVING HERSELF LOOKS REALLY WEIRD AND HERE'S WHY

Royal behind the wheel! In a very rare video, Kate Middleton was captured driving herself into Buckingham Palace, and it's causing...

Analysis of Patient Characteristics and Risk Factors for Thrombosis After Surgery for Congenital Heart Disease

ANALYSIS OF PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS AND RISK FACTORS FOR THROMBOSIS AFTER SURGERY FOR CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE

Objectives: Thrombosis is a cause of morbidity in 4-15% of children who undergo pediatric cardiac surgery. Data on how to prevent this...

 
 
 
Isha and Anand bring back Mukesh Ambani and Nita wedding day. Rare pics from 1985

ISHA AND ANAND BRING BACK MUKESH AMBANI AND NITA WEDDING DAY. RARE PICS FROM 1985

New COPD Management Guidelines from National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

NEW COPD MANAGEMENT GUIDELINES FROM NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH AND CARE EXCELLENCE

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence UK has expanded current criteria for referral of chronic obstructive pulmonary...