Health Care


Significant Sperm Count Decline in Western Men, Says Study Significant Sperm Count Decline in Western Men, Says Study
- July 31, 2017

The results, published in the journal Human Reproduction Update , showed a 52.4 per cent decline in sperm concentration and a 59.3 per cent decline in total sperm count among North American, European, Australian and New Zealand men. No significant decline was found among men living in South America, Asia or Africa, although far fewer studies were done in those areas of the world. (more...)
Crore Seized From Vessel Off Gujarat Crore Seized From Vessel Off Gujarat
- July 31, 2017

The vessel which was heading towards Alang ship breaking yard was suspected of carrying some suspicious material in it. The Indian coast guard on Sunday morning intercepted Panamanian ship carrying around 1500 kilograms of heroin off the Gujarat coast. (more...)
Turkey condemns North Korea's missile test Turkey condemns North Korea's missile test
- July 30, 2017

An analysis by countries like US, Japan , and South Korea claims that the missile that was launched from Mupyong-ni, located near the North Korean border with China , flew for nearly 45 minutes , thus covering 3,700 kilometers in height and approximately 1,000kms in distance. (more...)
Doctor takes break from having own baby to help other expectant mother Doctor takes break from having own baby to help other expectant mother
- July 29, 2017

Amanda Hess. Officials at the hospital say the doctor on call was on his way back to the hospital after leaving for a break. "My husband actually said, 'Is that woman screaming?'" Hess told WKYT-TV. Hess said she believed she'd be working late into her pregnancy, but never thought she'd be working the same day she gave birth. After Doctor Hess delivered Johnson's baby, she later gave birth and was able to meet her healthy baby girl named Ellen Joyce. (more...)
Amit Shah and Irani file for RS from Gujarat Amit Shah and Irani file for RS from Gujarat
- July 29, 2017

Currently with the resignation of six MLAs now the number of Congress is 51. Mansingh Chouhan, Chhanabhai Chaudhary and Ramsinh Parmar handed over their resignation to the Assembly Speaker Ramanlal Vora. After quitting, Parmar said, "I followed my inner voice". AICC spokesperson Shaktisinh Gohil said, "Instead of indulging in horse-trading, BJP should have saved 18 people of one family who died due to floods". (more...)
Madison Beer Denies Dating Brooklyn Beckham Madison Beer Denies Dating Brooklyn Beckham
- July 29, 2017

Beer shot down rumors that she and Beckham were a couple during an interview with AOL's Build Series Thursday. She also didn't forget to add in there that she's "very much single" at the moment. Madison said that she and Brooklyn are "crushing on each other", but that it's not realistic for them to be in a relationship and they're simply hanging out right now. (more...)
Baby Charlie Gard has died, family spokesman says Baby Charlie Gard has died, family spokesman says
- July 29, 2017

The Pope, who had shown his support for Charlie's parents during their lengthy legal challenge, tweeted: "I entrust little Charlie to the Father and pray for his parents and all those who loved him". Yates said in a statement to the Guardian, "Our lovely little boy has gone, we are so proud of you Charlie". US President Donald Trump had offered Charlie's family support in bringing him to the US, and his vice president, Mike Pence, tweeted his own tribute. (more...)
Santa Cruz Boardwalk closes Fireball ride following OH accident Santa Cruz Boardwalk closes Fireball ride following OH accident
- July 29, 2017

A company providing rides at the fair this year describes the Fire Ball as an "aggressive thrill" ride. McDermott says the process in Nebraska is quite extensive and different than most fairs. Indiana's fire marshal has directed all Fire Ball amusement rides to be immediately taken out of service after a deadly accident at the Ohio State Fair . (more...)
Air Canada Anticipates No Impact From Toronto Pearson Strike Air Canada Anticipates No Impact From Toronto Pearson Strike
- July 29, 2017

The workers rejected a contract proposal from Swissport by a 95 per cent margin, Badial told reporters. "This is about respect and we are sending a message to Swissport tonight, and I hope they are listening". "Swissport just wasn't interested", said Badial. British Airways said it had a contingency plan and would continue to operate all its flights. Air Transat and British Airways said they had plans to avoid flight delays or cancellations. (more...)
Parents drop Charlie Gard treatment battle Parents drop Charlie Gard treatment battle
- July 29, 2017

So, what the hospital is saying, really, is that Professor Hirano never really cared about Charlie and he played on the emotions of the baby's parents for profit because he's callous and morally empty. The couple want Charlie to be taken to their home or to the home of a close relative or friend for his last moments until his life support system is switched off. (more...)
Inmates Release Video Showing How They Escaped Prison Inmates Release Video Showing How They Escaped Prison
- July 29, 2017

The report also mentioned problems in counting inmates, deputies allowing tents to be built around bunks, the failed monitoring of the jail's plumbing system (which the three men used in their escape), and a lack of lighting on the roof where the inmates rappelled down from. (more...)
North Korea has launched another ballistic missile - Pentagon North Korea has launched another ballistic missile - Pentagon
- July 29, 2017

On July 27, U.S. General Mark Miller, the Army chief of staff, warned that North Korea's ability to launch a missile capable of reaching the United States was advancing significantly and faster than expected. " North Korea's repeated provocative acts absolutely can not be accepted", he said. Whether Friday's missile was another ICBM will be the focus of intense scrutiny among military and diplomatic experts around the world . (more...)
RT America: California imam calls on Allah to 'spare no Jews RT America: California imam calls on Allah to 'spare no Jews
- July 29, 2017

The mosque caught backlash over the weekend after Mr. Shahin was accused of calling for the death of all Jews and asking Allah to free the Al Asqa Mosque from their "filth". "He should not have given this sermon while angry". "When you're in a room with someone for four five hours, you develop a relationship with them ", said Bruce Pomer of the Jewish Community Relations Council. (more...)
Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) Saw a New 52-Week High
- July 28, 2017

Cribstone Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Omnicom Group during the first quarter worth about $164,000. Gulf International Bank UK Ltd raised its position in Omnicom Group by 1.2% in the first quarter. On average, analysts expect that Omnicom Group Inc . will post $5.08 EPS for the current year. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 22nd will be issued a $0.55 dividend. (more...)
Congress leader Mukesh Goud's son shot at in Banjara Hills Congress leader Mukesh Goud's son shot at in Banjara Hills
- July 28, 2017

Vikram Goud who owns a pub in Hyderabad seems to be in a deep financial crisis of late, which might have forced him to take this drastic decision. "The incident occurred between 3 am and 3.30 am", Deputy Commissioner of Police (West Zone) A Venkateshwar Rao said. (more...)
Slugs inspire 'potentially life-saving' medical glue Slugs inspire 'potentially life-saving' medical glue
- July 28, 2017

It isn't toxic to cells, which gives it an advantage over many surgical glues. The inspiration for the glue came from Arion subfuscus , a large and slimy species of slug found in North America and western Europe. It may also prove suitable for attaching medical devices to tissue . It latched on to a beating pig's heart, even when the surface was coated in blood. (more...)
RO Reportedly Arrested For Aggravated Assault RO Reportedly Arrested For Aggravated Assault
- July 28, 2017

The alleged assault that happened back in April in Z-Ro's home, and only was recently reported last weekend, was allegedly over canceled dinner plans. Investigators said they could hear McVey say "you're dead" in the recording as well as sounds that appeared to be slapping, court records show. Bullock can be heard crying and begging McVey to stop. (more...)
The First National Bank of Hutchinson Cuts Stake in Wells Fargo & Company The First National Bank of Hutchinson Cuts Stake in Wells Fargo & Company
- July 28, 2017

It has underperformed by 57.53% the S&P500. The firm has a market cap of $271.73 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.48 and a beta of 0.96. AQR Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Wells Fargo & by 44.7% in the fourth quarter. (more...)
Generation One Volkswagen 2.0 TDI Fix Approved Generation One Volkswagen 2.0 TDI Fix Approved
- July 28, 2017

Nichols said. After almost two years since the biggest automotive scandal in recent memory began, the Environmental Protection Agency and the California Air Resources Board finally approved a fix for Volkswagen's 2.0-liter TDI diesel engine to make it compliant with emission regulations. (more...)
Lanane: US Senate health care debate could be disastrous for Hoosiers Lanane: US Senate health care debate could be disastrous for Hoosiers
- July 28, 2017

The chair of the Democratic National Committee said Wednesday that the Affordable Care Act, commonly called Obamacare, did some good in Arizona. But repealing the ACA would reverse these gains and create more instability in the markets, causing premiums to skyrocket and forcing many entrepreneurs to shut down their businesses to find a job with employer-sponsored coverage. (more...)
Charlie Gard's parents say hospital denied their Charlie Gard's parents say hospital denied their "final wish" for dying son
- July 28, 2017

The parents' lawyer, Grant Armstrong said they wanted to spend days with Charlie at a hospice before his death. Greg Burke, director of the Vatican press office, said in a July 24 statement that Pope Francis, who had taken a personal interest in the case, "is praying for Charlie and his parents and feels especially close to them at this time of huge suffering". (more...)
'Unprecedented' situation as wrong horse wins race 'Unprecedented' situation as wrong horse wins race
- July 28, 2017

However, in something of a farcical series of events at Yarmouth racecourse yesterday, the complete outsider of the 13:40 race managed to get up and win that race, only for it to be discovered to be the stable mate of that horse! "The scan identified the horse to be Millie's Kiss , the trainer's other runner in race four". (more...)
Regular drinking can reduce risk of developing diabetes, study suggests Regular drinking can reduce risk of developing diabetes, study suggests
- July 28, 2017

Wine was found to have a better effect than beer and this was believed to be down to the fact that it contains chemical compounds that improve blood sugar balance. "Recent UK government data suggests the vast majority of people who choose to drink alcohol heed that advice and do so in moderation and within the Chief Medical Officer's low-risk guidelines". (more...)
Can send Sanjay Dutt back to jail: Maharashtra government Can send Sanjay Dutt back to jail: Maharashtra government
- July 28, 2017

According to the jail authorities, Dutt's conduct in the jail was good hence, he was given a remission of over eight months from his sentence and he came out of the prison earlier than stated. Mr Dutt, 57, was convicted in 2013 by the Supreme Court of acquiring illegal guns from the men convicted of the serial bombings in Mumbai in 1993 in which more than 250 people were killed. (more...)
Neymar scores as Barcelona beat Manchester United 1-0 Neymar scores as Barcelona beat Manchester United 1-0
- July 28, 2017

There were eight changes to the Manchester United team that defeated Real Madrid on penalties on Sunday, with captain Michael Carrick, Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard the only players to retain their starting spots. "So I would like two more players but probably I get only one". In the second half we defended much better. Mourinho also provided an update on the fitness of Juan Mata and Ander Herrera, who missed the match against Barca due to injury, as he hailed a fantastic tour of ... (more...)