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New Year Honours 2019: Sepsis campaigner appointed MBE

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThis awareness raising video by Melissa Mead was seen 19 million times A woman who led high-profile campaigns to raise awareness of sepsis after the death of her son in 2014 has been appointed an MBE. William Mead died from treatable blood …

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Beyond dimensions: The man who married a hologram

He married a hologram. Kondo’s November wedding to cyber celebrity Hatsune Miku — which is not legally recognized — provoked mixed reactions in Japan and abroad. Some were dumbfounded by his choice of a three-dimensional laser image over a human. Others congratulated him. But the 35-year-old, whose spartan home on …

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10 top questions you had for Dr. Google in 2018

Those are just a few of the health-related topics that had Internet surfers in the United States turning to Dr. Google with questions this year, according to a top 10 list from the search engine giant. The data, based on search terms, was collected from January to mid-December. Last year, …

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With new law, Ohio bans common abortion procedure

Senate Bill 145 prohibits the dilation and evacuation (D&E) procedure, in which the cervix is dilated and the contents of the uterus extracted. Though there is no exception in the law in cases of rape or incest, there is one if the mother’s life is at risk. Any abortion provider …

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