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This 24-year-old Goldman Sachs banker wants to solve the global water crisis - and the bank just gave him $150,000 to get started

THIS 24-YEAR-OLD GOLDMAN SACHS BANKER WANTS TO SOLVE THE GLOBAL WATER CRISIS - AND THE BANK JUST GAVE HIM $150,000 TO GET STARTED

Bondh-E-Shams, a charity founded by a 24-year-old Goldman Sachs analyst Hamza Farrukh, won a $150,000 grant from the bank. It focuses...

First Ketamine Guidelines for Pain Released

FIRST KETAMINE GUIDELINES FOR PAIN RELEASED

A driving force behind this is the growing effort to find a long-term replacement for opioids, an addictive painkiller that has plunged...

 
 
 
In Yemen, Selling, Borrowing, Begging To Save Loved-Ones as Cholera Rages

IN YEMEN, SELLING, BORROWING, BEGGING TO SAVE LOVED-ONES AS CHOLERA RAGES

SANA'A, YEMEN - When his wife's vomiting and diarrhea simply wouldn't stop, 40-year-old Ali Sherwaid, an English teacher, did a quick...

Stocks go nowhere after ECB signals steady rates till next summer

STOCKS GO NOWHERE AFTER ECB SIGNALS STEADY RATES TILL NEXT SUMMER

Stocks were mixed Thursday after the European Central Bank announced plans to rein in a large-scale stimulus program that's been in...

 
 
 
The European Central Bank just called time on its $3 trillion stimulus programme

THE EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK JUST CALLED TIME ON ITS $3 TRILLION STIMULUS PROGRAMME

The European Central Bank announced on Thursday that it will bring to an end the near $3 trillion bond buying programme it has undertaken...

'Spain had no choice but to sack Lopetegui' - Allardyce

'SPAIN HAD NO CHOICE BUT TO SACK LOPETEGUI' - ALLARDYCE

The ex-Everton coach feels Real Madrid are to blame for the crisis La Roja find themselves in less than 48 hours before they kick-off...

 
 
 
NIH Outlines $500M Plan to Develop New Pain Drugs and Fight Opioid Crisis

NIH OUTLINES $500M PLAN TO DEVELOP NEW PAIN DRUGS AND FIGHT OPIOID CRISIS

In an article published yesterday, National Institutes of Health leaders detailed how the NIH will spend the $500 million it got from...

What Can We Do To Raise Awareness Of Mental Health Issues?

WHAT CAN WE DO TO RAISE AWARENESS OF MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES?

Health care in the United States has long been a hotly debated topic - yet, when it comes to mental health care, the conversation quickly...

 
 
 
Texas, Utah, and Arizona are seeing an alarming spike in kids reaching school unvaccinated

TEXAS, UTAH, AND ARIZONA ARE SEEING AN ALARMING SPIKE IN KIDS REACHING SCHOOL UNVACCINATED

Experts warn that trend is a 'public health crisis' fueled by the heavily-funded anti-vaxxer movement, and that if this keeps going...

Rose McGowan Rises In Defense Of Bourdain Girlfriend Asia Argento: 'There Is No One To Blame'

ROSE MCGOWAN RISES IN DEFENSE OF BOURDAIN GIRLFRIEND ASIA ARGENTO: 'THERE IS NO ONE TO BLAME'

McGowan included a list of various countries' suicide prevention hotline numbers, as well as a U.S. crisis text line to contact in...

 
 
 
Lawsuit aims to hold pharmaceutical executives accountable in opioid crisis

LAWSUIT AIMS TO HOLD PHARMACEUTICAL EXECUTIVES ACCOUNTABLE IN OPIOID CRISIS

OxyContin manufacturer Purdue Pharma and its executives are targeted in a new legal action.

The U.S. Is In The Midst Of A Suicide Crisis

THE U.S. IS IN THE MIDST OF A SUICIDE CRISIS

The rate of people dying by suicide has increased in nearly every state since 1999. Some regions have been hit significantly harder...

 
 
 
Rob Reiner on Addiction

ROB REINER ON ADDICTION

“Being Charlie,” a film that educates audiences about the realities of opioid addiction and sheds light on the stigma associated with...

The American fashion industry is in crisis - and its big awards gala made it obvious

THE AMERICAN FASHION INDUSTRY IS IN CRISIS - AND ITS BIG AWARDS GALA MADE IT OBVIOUS

NEW YORK - The American fashion industry is in crisis. Or perhaps it's just dazed and befuddled by consumers who now have the ability...

 
 
 
5 Films About The AIDS Crisis That Are Crucial And Heartbreaking

5 FILMS ABOUT THE AIDS CRISIS THAT ARE CRUCIAL AND HEARTBREAKING

In honor of HIV Long-Term Survivors Day, we look at some of cinema's most important depictions of the AIDS crisis.

Is Kate Spade's Death Part Of A Larger Mental Health Crisis?

IS KATE SPADE'S DEATH PART OF A LARGER MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS?

The designer took her life at age 55 this Tuesday.

 
 
 
WWDC 2018: Apple tries to straddle the line between encouraging usage and addiction

WWDC 2018: APPLE TRIES TO STRADDLE THE LINE BETWEEN ENCOURAGING USAGE AND ADDICTION

ANALYSIS: Apple's Worldwide Developer's Conference produced the usual parade of new features for its various operating systems, some...

FDA GRANTS BREAKTHROUGH DEVICE DESIGNATION TO AUTOGENOMICS' INFINITI® NEURAL RESPONSE PANEL FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF THE RISK OF OPIOID DEPENDENCY

CARLSBAD, Calif., June 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - AutoGenomics, Inc., based in Carlsbad, CA, announced that its INFINITI® Neural Response...

 
 
 
Silicon Valley could be the next Enron

SILICON VALLEY COULD BE THE NEXT ENRON

Associated Press/Kenneth Lambert A painful economic and market downturn seems to be on the way. But the causes will be quite different...

One in every five young adults' deaths in US is an opioid overdose

ONE IN EVERY FIVE YOUNG ADULTS' DEATHS IN US IS AN OPIOID OVERDOSE

For every five young adults - those between 25 and 34 - that died in 2016, one was killed by an overdose, according to alarming research...