Health Care


Thompson still having 'nightmares' about 2017 ANA penalty Thompson still having 'nightmares' about 2017 ANA penalty
- March 29, 2018

I heard them on the green chanting my name, and I was like, "I have to finish strong for them". That was what was so costly for Thompson, because she received a two-shot penalty for her infraction, and then an additional two strokes for signing her third-round scorecard before the violation was reported. (more...)
Esperion Therapeutics (ESPR) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows Esperion Therapeutics (ESPR) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows
- March 29, 2018

Esperion Therapeutics Inc said on Tuesday its experimental oral drug met the main goal of reducing cholesterol by 30 percent in patients, who were already on another treatment to lower the risk of artery-clogging heart disease. Market worth or Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying the price of a stock by its total number of outstanding shares. JMP Securities maintained Esperion Therapeutics , Inc. (more...)
Emma Gonzalez stands in silence in powerful 'March for Our Lives' speech Emma Gonzalez stands in silence in powerful 'March for Our Lives' speech
- March 29, 2018

This experience, she explained, "helped me understand that everybody, no matter who they are and what they look like, is going through a lot of different things". Chants of "never again" broke out for a time, and later someone came out from the wings of the stage to put a hand on her shoulder and whisper in her ear. (more...)
Carlos Tevez was injured while playing a game in prison Carlos Tevez was injured while playing a game in prison
- March 29, 2018

The injury is expected to keep the former Argentina global on the sidelines until mid-April. Boca Juniors striker Carlos Tevez is potentially set for a spell on the sidelines after reportedly sustaining an injury while playing football in a prison. (more...)
Eye Catching Stock for Investors: US Bancorp (USB)
- March 29, 2018

The institutional investor held 18,550 shares of the electronic components company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $616,000, down from 32,449 at the end of the previous reported quarter. U.S. Bancorp presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $58.50. Analysts await Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) to report earnings on May, 24. (more...)
Tennessee Medical Marijuana Bill Takes Step Forward Tennessee Medical Marijuana Bill Takes Step Forward
- March 29, 2018

Those are anxiety, migraines, Tourette's syndrome, chronic pain related to musculoskeletal disorders and chronic visceral pain. The bill was approved 9-2 by the Criminal Justice committee to allow sufferers of around a dozen chronic and serious medical conditions to avoid prosecution for having medical marijuana if they have a doctor's prescription or a medical card from another state to use it, The Tennessean reported . (more...)
Investigation underway into death at BMW paint shop in SC Investigation underway into death at BMW paint shop in SC
- March 29, 2018

Kevin Bobo of the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office wrote in a email to Automotive News . Details about the incident are limited, but the fire chief said it was it involved a possible entrapment involving a piece of machinery. A spokesman for BMW confirmed "an accidental death" took place in a paint shop at the facility and was being investigated by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office, a statement obtained by WYFF said. (more...)
Scientists discover new organ in human body Scientists discover new organ in human body
- March 29, 2018

Previous methods have mostly looked at tissue that's dead and drained of fluid, so the cavities weren't visible , the team reports in Scientific Reports . The lymphatic system is responsible for the body's immune response. "This finding has potential to drive dramatic advances in medicine, including the possibility that the direct sampling of interstitial fluid may become a powerful diagnostic tool", said Theise. (more...)
Decide on real AIADMK by April-end: SC tells Delhi High Court Decide on real AIADMK by April-end: SC tells Delhi High Court
- March 29, 2018

He said colours of Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam's flag was red at the bottom, white in the middle and black at the top with a picture of Jayalalithaa in the centre. The petition sought to allow rebel AIADMK leader T T V Dhinakaran to use a common symbol, preferably the "pressure cooker", and a suitable name of his choice for the AIADMK faction led by him. (more...)
In Assembly, Chandrababu Naidu plays PM Modi's old speeches on special status In Assembly, Chandrababu Naidu plays PM Modi's old speeches on special status
- March 29, 2018

TDP redefined centre-state relations", the CM added. Initially, the meeting was promoted as an All- Community meeting and later it was made a decision to include all political parties. "Development, welfare and good governance will not stop in AP", he asserted. Insisting a response from the prime minister, on the non submission of Utilization Certificates (UCs) by the state, Naidu said that the state government has submitted most of the UCs. (more...)
Netflix (NFLX) Director Sells 700 Shares of Stock Netflix (NFLX) Director Sells 700 Shares of Stock
- March 29, 2018

It has outperformed by 0.99% the S&P500. Seatown Holdings decreased its stake in Netflix Inc ( NFLX ) by 97.94% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Riley & Co. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $257.74. As per Tuesday, October 18, the company rating was maintained by FBR Capital. (more...)
Walgreens Boots Alliance Earnings, Revenue Top Q2 Estimates Walgreens Boots Alliance Earnings, Revenue Top Q2 Estimates
- March 29, 2018

During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.10 EPS. research analysts predict that Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc will post 5.79 EPS for the current year. The true average range ( ATR ) is a measure of volatility introduced by Welles Wilder in his book, "New Concepts in Technical Trading Systems". ( WBA) stock price traded downswing on volume of 7.98 million shares in recent session. (more...)
Schools lockdown after hoax threat to drive auto into pupils Schools lockdown after hoax threat to drive auto into pupils
- March 29, 2018

Were schools in your area affected by the threat? "They divert police resources and cause disruption and alarm to the public". A spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall Police said: "We are aware of a series of malicious communications to schools in Devon and Cornwall as well as across the country". (more...)
New Mutants Getting Massive Reshoots New Mutants Getting Massive Reshoots
- March 29, 2018

Details on the new content are now unknown as director and writer Simon Kinberg has yet to begin writing new material, but insiders expect the reshoots to take place in late summer or early fall at a cost of cost of under $10 million. Do you think the creative minds behind the film can successfully adapt the Dark Phoenix story this time? Director Josh Boone's film was already pushed back by 10 months in January, amid a larger refshuffling of the studio's X-Men slate, from April 13, 2018 ... (more...)
Man in United Kingdom diagnosed with first case of 'super resistant' gonorrhoea Man in United Kingdom diagnosed with first case of 'super resistant' gonorrhoea
- March 29, 2018

Dr Gwenda Hughes, head of the STI Section at Public Health England , explained: "First line treatment for gonorrhoea is a combination of 2 antibiotics (azithromycin and ceftriaxone)". "This is the first run through a case has shown such abnormal state protection from both of these drugs and to most other regularly utilized anti-infection agents". (more...)
It Is Pakistan For SS Rajamouli It Is Pakistan For SS Rajamouli
- March 28, 2018

His co-panelists are Mr Shobu (Producer of Baahubali ), Adnan Sarwar (Pakistani filmmaker - actor/screenplay writer/director/producer of biopic "Shah", based on the legendary boxer Hussain Shah), Sana Tauseef (producer), Atiqa Odho (prominent Pakistani actor/host), Nandita Das and Vinay Pathak. (more...)
Gang helping applicants clear SSC exams busted Gang helping applicants clear SSC exams busted
- March 28, 2018

Ten mobile phones, three laptops, three luxury cars, a pen drive, hard disk and Rs five lakh in cash have been recovered from the spot. Police say that Harpal and Sonu were the main gang leaders while the two accused were in a partnership as Harpal would provide the necessary infrastructure while Sonu would help in getting candidates. (more...)
Govt to sell 76% stake in Air India, invites expression of interest Govt to sell 76% stake in Air India, invites expression of interest
- March 28, 2018

Any private limited company, public limited company, limited liability partnership, body corporate, whether registered or incorporated in India or outside India or fund in each case which is eligible to invest under the laws of India, can bid either as a sole bidder or as part of a consortium. (more...)
Anti-Smoking Groups Sue FDA Over Decision to Delay E-Cigarettes Review Anti-Smoking Groups Sue FDA Over Decision to Delay E-Cigarettes Review
- March 28, 2018

The lawsuit, which was filed on Tuesday in federal court, challenges FDA's decision previous year that granted lengthy deadline extensions to manufacturers who were seeking the health regulator's approval for their products. The FDA "offered no meaningful justification for ripping a hole in the statutory framework by exempting, for more than half a decade, newly deemed products from premarket review - review FDA previously described as "central" to the regulatory scheme Congress enacted for ... (more...)
Rubber ducks might have potentially deadly bacteria inside them, scientists claim Rubber ducks might have potentially deadly bacteria inside them, scientists claim
- March 28, 2018

The study by the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, ETH Zurich and the University of IL, counted microbes swimming inside the yellow toys and found the murky liquid released when ducks were squeezed contained "potentially pathogenic bacteria" in four out of the five toys studied. (more...)
FDA advisory committee to analyze changing flu vaccine for next year FDA advisory committee to analyze changing flu vaccine for next year
- March 28, 2018

Typical strains included in the vaccine are H1N1, H3N2 and B, according to NBC News . A recent study from the New England Journal of Medicine found that people are six times more likely to have a heart attack during the week after being diagnosed with the flu , compared to the year before or after the infection. (more...)
Marijuana May Help Addicts with Alcohol and Cocaine Relapses, Study Says Marijuana May Help Addicts with Alcohol and Cocaine Relapses, Study Says
- March 28, 2018

The researchers confirmed their suspicions through the application of CBD-gel onto rats with addiction-like symptoms. Cannabidiol helps diminish drug and alcohol addiction, according to the recent study conducted on the non-psychoactive component called as cannabidiol found in marijuana , which the researchers have detected to be significantly helpful to the people suffering from the addiction to alcohol and drugs. (more...)
Analysts Are Saying Buy This Stock: ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) Analysts Are Saying Buy This Stock: ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN)
- March 28, 2018

ICICI Bank Limited, ( NYSE: IBN ) exhibits a change of 1.4% during the last trading, with the company's shares hitting the price near 8.67 on active trading volume of 3315510 contrast its three months average trading volume of 7.43M. By the end of the day 24,618,534 stocks were recorded to be traded with the 5 day average volume being 18,923,214, the 10 day average volume being 17,782,809 and the 30 day average volume being 16,435,570 stocks. (more...)
Second Wave Of Flu Could Be More Severe In Children Second Wave Of Flu Could Be More Severe In Children
- March 28, 2018

According to the CDC's most recent report for the week ending March 17, almost 58 percent of all confirmed cases were caused by the B strain of the influenza virus. Nordlund added that it's possible for people who have been sick with one strain of the flu to become infected with a different strain within the same season. (more...)
Superbug fear after surge in antibiotic use Superbug fear after surge in antibiotic use
- March 28, 2018

A study which was conducted recently has examined trends in the use of antibiotics in 76 countries between 2000 and 2015. Now, there are many superbugs that puzzle doctors who notice, more and more, that antibiotics lose effectiveness. But a new study finds that although antibiotics use has declined somewhat in the USA, the nation remains the leading user of the drugs worldwide, with 3.3 billion doses administered in 2015. (more...)