Health Care


North East can be new engine for India's growth, says Modi North East can be new engine for India's growth, says Modi
- March 16, 2018

The country requires crores of new houses. It will expand our knowledge in basic sciences in the areas of lasers, light waves and computing. Modi laid stress on infrastructure development in the region and said in 2014 Manipur had 1,200 km of declared length of the national highways. (more...)
Killings: Give Justice Not Sympathy - Soyinka Tells Buhari Killings: Give Justice Not Sympathy - Soyinka Tells Buhari
- March 16, 2018

The forum, an initiative of the Ripples Centre for Data and Investigative Journalism (RCDIJ) with support from Ripples Nigeria drew participants from the public, organised private sector, academia, media, members of the diplomatic corps and several others. (more...)
Jay Shah case: SC stays defamation proceedings in Guj trial court… Jay Shah case: SC stays defamation proceedings in Guj trial court…
- March 16, 2018

The apex court was hearing a petition in a defemation suit filed by Amit Shah's son Jay Shah against The Wire for publishing a story on his businesses. The bench, however, was critical of the way news websites are writing reports and asked the media to be more responsible. The freedom of speech and expression can not be used to damage the reputation of a person, Kaul said. (more...)
Cuomo needed notes for his Percoco press conference Cuomo needed notes for his Percoco press conference
- March 16, 2018

Thousands of students from across the state and country participated in the National School Walkout on Wednesday, which was spurred by the Parkland school shooting last month in Florida. Steven Aiello and Joseph Gerardi, top executives at Syracuse-based Cor Development, were also accused of paying Percoco $35,000 through his wife for help with their redevelopment of Syracuse's Inner Harbor and obtaining a raise for Aiello's son, who worked for Cuomo. (more...)
County health rankings released this week County health rankings released this week
- March 16, 2018

You can compare that to the national average, which is 20 percent. Large portions of northeast Kansas are among the top quarter of counties in the health measures, while much of southeast Kansas is in the bottom quarter. The category of health factors looks at health behaviors like smoking, clinical care, and economic factors. A focal point for health and health care dialogue within the University of Wisconsin-Madison and beyond, and a convener of stakeholders, the Institute promotes an ... (more...)
Delhi HC allows 2 more days of protection to Karti Chidambaram Delhi HC allows 2 more days of protection to Karti Chidambaram
- March 16, 2018

Karti Chidambaram's interim protection from being arrested by the Enforcement Directorate was extended by the Delhi High Court from 20 March to 22. Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for Karti, told the bench that they have filed a plea before the High Court and contended there was neither an FIR nor a complainant in the ED's case. (more...)
Near term Outlook For US Bancorp (NYSE:USB)
- March 16, 2018

U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB ) closed its last session at $53.27. About 1.77M shares traded. Currently, U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has an average volume of 6.72 Million. Tradition Mngmt Limited Com invested in 43,640 shares or 0.76% of the stock. Asset Mgmt holds 0% or 12,910 shares. (NYSE:MET). Prudential Public Ltd Co has invested 0.22% in MetLife, Inc. (more...)
The Pompeo And Haspel Nominations Could Be In Trouble In The Senate The Pompeo And Haspel Nominations Could Be In Trouble In The Senate
- March 16, 2018

Tillerson is the most high profile axing/resignation in Trump's erratic administration thus far, with Chief Economic Advisor Gary Cohn resigning just a week ago owing, to the President's proposal on import tariffs on steel and aluminium. (more...)
Urban development needs to move beyond 'big city bias', says Hardeep Puri Urban development needs to move beyond 'big city bias', says Hardeep Puri
- March 16, 2018

While major cities in the world like London and NY scored 8.8 on a scale of 10 in the city-systems, Pune fared 5.1 and Bengaluru a mere three. Bengaluru, India's technology hub touted as the Silicon Valley of the East, fared the worst in urban governance as evident from its lowest ranking among 23 cities across the country in a recent survey by a city-based NGO. (more...)
Husband donates kidney to wife for 23rd anniversay Husband donates kidney to wife for 23rd anniversay
- March 15, 2018

Both of them speaks about the transplant from the Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood about Monica's journey of three years struggle in which she worked hard to be free from dialysis. Arenas added, "We are so glad we finally accomplished what we set out to do". "It brings me joy and happiness". There are 100,000 people across the country waiting for an organ transplant, and about 80 percent of those are waiting for kidneys that they may become too sick or too old to be able to get, ... (more...)
Motsoaledi expects more listeria cases to emerge Motsoaledi expects more listeria cases to emerge
- March 15, 2018

The symptoms of listeriosis are diarrhoea, vomitting, confusion, fever and chills, headaches and muscle aches. According to Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi, investigations started in earnest after doctors from two hospitals alerted the National Institute of Communicable Diseases to unusually high numbers of babies with listeriosis in July 2017. (more...)
Navistar International (NYSE:NAV) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.13
- March 15, 2018

Over the past 50 days, Navistar International Corporation's stock is -27.36% off of the high and 0.38% removed from the low. The stock decreased 2.17% or $0.83 during the last trading session, reaching $37.34. The stock had a trading volume of 720,561 shares, compared to its average volume of 926,258. It helps you quickly get a picture of where Wall Street stands on a stock without reading huge research reports. (more...)
Recent Analysts Ratings ICICI Bank Ltd. (IBN)
- March 15, 2018

It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. Currently Icici Bank Ltd (NYSE: IBN)'s shares owned by insiders are 62.4%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 22.8%. Bkd Wealth Advsrs Lc holds 44,600 shares. Ballentine Prtn Llc, Massachusetts-based fund reported 5,007 shares. First Bank & Trust Of Omaha holds 280,313 shares. (more...)
Russia's wheelchair curlers defeat Switzerland in mixed round robin session at Paralympics Russia's wheelchair curlers defeat Switzerland in mixed round robin session at Paralympics
- March 15, 2018

South Korea will play its semifinals game on Friday against Norway, which finished fourth in the qualifying round with seven wins and four losses. When the officials checked the sound level at the arena during the game against Canada, it reached as high as 106.6 decibels, almost as loud as a performance by a rock band. (more...)
Warmer Arctic winters linked to more 'Snowzillas' in United States north Warmer Arctic winters linked to more 'Snowzillas' in United States north
- March 15, 2018

Storms increased in the eastern U.S. while they decreased in the west. To what extent these rapid changes in the Arctic are influencing midlatitude weather has become a "hot topic" of research and debate by climate scientists. As the scientists' observations reflected only the comparison of weather patterns over time - and not what was driving them- the researchers could not conclude that a warmer Arctic was directly responsible for harsh winter storms in the USA, they reported in the study. (more...)
E-cigarettes 'should not be used by non-smokers' E-cigarettes 'should not be used by non-smokers'
- March 15, 2018

Tobacco companies have carefully engineered their products to be as addictive as possible, said Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products. The shift could reduce the current USA smoking rate from 15 percent to as low as 1.4 percent, the FDA said, and prevent 8 million tobacco-related deaths by the end of the century. (more...)
Proteostasis Therapeutics Inc (PTI) Receives Average Rating of Proteostasis Therapeutics Inc (PTI) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
- March 15, 2018

In phrases of Market analysis and buying and selling signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference standard is regarded as a bullish indicator, at the same time as the RSI transferring under the horizontal 70 reference standard is visible to be a bearish indicator. (more...)
Physically-fit women less likely to develop dementia Physically-fit women less likely to develop dementia
- March 15, 2018

At the start of the study, 191 women between 38 and 60 years old were asked to cycle on a stationary bike until they were exhausted. Those cycling tests were conducted in 1968, and the women were followed over a 44-year period until 2012. (more...)
Jefferies Group Increases British American Tobacco (BATS) Price Target to GBX 6000
- March 15, 2018

United States Steel & Carnegie Pension Fund who had been investing in British American Tobacco for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $134.16B market cap company. Berenberg Bank now has a buy rating on the stock. Yhb Investment Advisors Inc, which manages about $966.41M and $559.17M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Abbott Labs (NYSE:ABT) by 24,288 shares to 10,144 shares, valued at $541,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (more...)
Crypto Exchange Coinbase Receives E-Money License From UK Financial Conduct Authority Crypto Exchange Coinbase Receives E-Money License From UK Financial Conduct Authority
- March 15, 2018

While the Coinbase blog post does not name the bank in question, Bloomberg notes that Coinbase reportedly opened an account at United Kingdom bank Barclays . San Francisco-based Coinbase, which helps investors buy and sell Bitcoin and other major virtual currencies, said business in the European Union grew at double the pace of any other market previous year, and that it's hiring in the U.K.to meet demand. (more...)
India 99th in FIFA rankings India 99th in FIFA rankings
- March 15, 2018

Bafana's highest placement in recent years was back in 2010 when they were part of the top 50, although that year also saw their lowest placement when they were - at one point - in 90th place. The list saw a decline for two of Egypt's competitors in the upcoming World Cup as Saudi Arabia fell to 69th position, so did Russian Federation as they went two places down to be in 62nd place, while Uruguay have not moved from the 22nd place. (more...)
Georgia Georgia "stocking strangler" denied clemency on eve of execution
- March 15, 2018

Gary was scheduled on Wednesday to have a clemency hearing in Atlanta , where Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles officials could commute his death sentence to life with parole or order a 90-day execution stay. Authorities have said Gary confessed to participating in the burglaries but said another man committed the rapes and killings. Prosecutors said they had a confession from Gary and fingerprint evidence that implicated him in the crimes. (more...)
Wintry conditions set to return by the weekend Wintry conditions set to return by the weekend
- March 15, 2018

On Friday and Saturday, the snow warnings are confined to eastern England and parts of Scotland, but a light dusting is expected elsewhere. And while the weather will not come close to the severity of that cold snap, a cold blast from the east may bring near-freezing temperatures with it. (more...)
Newark Liberty Airport measles exposure alert Newark Liberty Airport measles exposure alert
- March 15, 2018

If you were at Newark Airport Monday between 12:45 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., you may have been exposed, according to the state's Department of Health. Because measles is easily spread, vaccination is the best protection against the disease. on March 6th to seek medical attention if they develop symptoms. The individual was hospitalized, and is now recovering. Between 2001 and 2012, there were just 60 cases on average reported each year. (more...)
'All About That Bass' Was Seriously Played Over A Stephen Hawking Tribute 'All About That Bass' Was Seriously Played Over A Stephen Hawking Tribute
- March 15, 2018

They will miss him forever. But it was through scientific articles and his 1988 worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time that Hawking was able to communicate his genius and share his discoveries about black holes. If I saw disabled people , they were angry about their disability and body so much so that by the end of the movie, they were granted their wish of dying. (more...)