The Miami Marlins’ slugging first baseman devoured Giants pitching in this three-game series, and took a big bite out of Matt Cain in the right-hander’s long-awaited return to the big leagues on Thursday. Bour’s three-run homer off of Matt Cain in the fifth...
Sports, the Pacers and Ellis were gaining traction in free agency talks and Larry Bird is determined to get a deal done with the dynamic scoring shooting guard. Should the Pacers and Ellis agree to a deal – which could be for roughly $32 million over three years, per...
A new study shows that mysterious, steep-sided pits-one up to 600 feet wide and 600 feet deep-discovered by the Rosetta spacecraft on the surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko are probably sinkholes caused by weaknesses in the ground beneath the comet’s surface.
Federal regulators on Thursday approved a new drug that treats the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis and eventually might be used to help almost half of the 30,000 patients in the United States with the fatal genetic disease.
But Julian Lewis, chair of the Defence select committee, said it was impossible to intervene in Syria without helping either the Islamic terrorists in the north of the country or President Assad’s regime.
Geneticists have also known for a while that many people of Asian descent have a hard time holding their liquor (compared to those with European ancestry) because their bodies make an atypical version of the enzyme aldehyde dehydrogenase, which metabolizes alcohol.
Dr. Courcoulas and team concluded that weight loss surgery is “superior to lifestyle intervention alone for the remission of type 2 diabetes in obese individuals, including those with a BMI between 30 and 35”. None of the lifestyle treatment group experienced remission.