Health Care


Gov. Scott to have lunch with Trump, meet with Kelly Gov. Scott to have lunch with Trump, meet with Kelly
- August 18, 2017

The refusal to directly address Trump's comments contrasts with a number of other high-profile Republicans nationally who in recent days have said publicly the leader of their party should not in any way defend white supremacists. Florida Republicans like Marco Rubio , Carlos Curbelo and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen have called out the president directly for the comments, but Scott has remained notably silent. (more...)
Eating at odd times makes skin more vulnerable to UV Eating at odd times makes skin more vulnerable to UV
- August 18, 2017

The researchers say this is because eating at odd times leads to a decreased activity of an enzyme, known as XPA, that repairs UV damage. Midnight snacks can cause wrinkles and even skin cancer, according to new research. Researchers are still working on to better understand the relation between eating patterns and UV damage among people, says media reports. "It is still hard to transpose these results to humans, but it is fascinating to see that the skin may be sensitive to the timing ... (more...)
MTV's 'Unplugged' Reboot Kicks Off This Fall With Shawn Mendes MTV's 'Unplugged' Reboot Kicks Off This Fall With Shawn Mendes
- August 17, 2017

The last Unplugged performance was in 2014 and featured Miley Cyrus . "It's a show that truly highlights artistry and brings unique performances to fans that they can't see anywhere else". The "Stitches" crooner is now on the North American leg of his Illuminate world tour and just announced the launch of his fragrance, Shawn Mendes Signature. (more...)
Clermont County reports first Ohio West Nile case Clermont County reports first Ohio West Nile case
- August 17, 2017

The virus is transferred by mosquitos that feed on infected birds. IN has reported activity in 51 of 92 counties. It's important to take precautions. Last week alone, 49 mosquito samples tested positive for the virus within the GLACVCD. "We continue to see increases in the number of mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus with expansion into several new locations throughout the state", said Philip Armstrong, CAES medical entomologist. (more...)
Idaho health centers receive federal funding to improve care Idaho health centers receive federal funding to improve care
- August 17, 2017

Health centers are receiving these funds to continue improving their services based upon high levels of performance in one or more of the following categories: Improving Quality of Care, Increasing Access to Care, Enhancing Delivery of High Value Health Care, Addressing Health Disparities, and Achieving Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition. (more...)
Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) Position Boosted by Factory Mutual Insurance Co Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) Position Boosted by Factory Mutual Insurance Co
- August 17, 2017

Granahan Investment Management Inc sold 248,288 shares as the company's stock rose 25.79% with the market. Granahan Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Freshpet Inc (FRPT) by 35.26% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Breakthrough in Search for Peanut Allergy Cure Breakthrough in Search for Peanut Allergy Cure
- August 17, 2017

Prof Mimi Tang, the lead researcher on the study, told BBC it is especially important to note that the children largely remained tolerant to peanuts regardless of the frequency with which they ate them . "It also suggests the exciting possibility that tolerance is a realistic target for treating food allergy ". Half the children were given a probiotic and peanut oral immunotherapy (PPOIT) believed to halt the allergy, while the other half were given a placebo. (more...)
Scientists develop test that could detect cancer before symptoms show Scientists develop test that could detect cancer before symptoms show
- August 17, 2017

Note that the study adds to the growing volume of information about "liquid biopsies" for cancer diagnosis and other potential applications in cancer management. Accuracy increased for patients with more progressed stage 3 and 4 cancers. They also sequenced mutations in tumors from 100 of the patients studied, and found that in 82 patients, the same mutations found in the blood corresponded with those found in the tumor tissue. (more...)
Yet again Bengaluru's Bellandur lake spills toxic foam Yet again Bengaluru's Bellandur lake spills toxic foam
- August 17, 2017

This time, the froth was worse than ever been before as cars were seen disappearing into plumes of foam on a road adjacent to the Bellandur Lake. For the past two days, the water level has increased due to heavy rain and with it the has overloaded the whole bridge. (more...)
Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc's (HIK) Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc's (HIK) "Add" Rating Reiterated at Numis Securities Ltd
- August 17, 2017

Barclays PLC reaffirmed an "overweight" rating and set a GBX 2,200 ($28.56) price target on shares of Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc in a research note on Monday, July 3rd. If you are reading this piece of content on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of USA and global copyright law. In May, Hikma lowered guidance for its generics business from $800m to $670m, and today the company said it only expects to make around $620m from generics now. (more...)
The Surprising Dangers of Grooming Your Pubic Hair The Surprising Dangers of Grooming Your Pubic Hair
- August 17, 2017

Of that total, 32% said that it had happened five or more times. Laceration was the most common injury sustained (818 [61.2%]), followed by burn (307 [23.0%]) and rashes (163 [12.2%]). 'The prevalence of injury among our respondents was high, ' concluded the researchers, 'with 1 in 4 groomers reporting at least 1 injury. Emergency department visits related to these injuries increased almost ninefold between 1991 and 2013, a 2016 study found. (more...)
Hyderabad: Aunt marries off minor niece to 65-yr-old Oman man for Rs 5L Hyderabad: Aunt marries off minor niece to 65-yr-old Oman man for Rs 5L
- August 17, 2017

The incident has come to light after the mother of the victim lodged a complaint with the police. The girl's parents went to the police yesterday alleging that she was married off three months ago for Rs. "Have asked the Commissioner of Police, Hyderabad , to investigate the case and identify the persons who forced this illegal marriage", she tweeted. (more...)
Swine flu death toll mounts to 11 Swine flu death toll mounts to 11
- August 17, 2017

So far, no infection was found to health staff or officials who are treating the H1N1 patients, the ministry's statement said. "Also the state has a stock of more than 15 lakh tamiflu capsules and over 3,000 syrup to meet the requirement arising from the spread of the disease", he said. (more...)
Blue Whale challenge: Set up hotline/portal to receive tip-offs, Nasscom tells Centre Blue Whale challenge: Set up hotline/portal to receive tip-offs, Nasscom tells Centre
- August 17, 2017

The game allegedly consists of a series of tasks assigned to players during a said period, with the final challenge requiring the player to end his/her life. "I appeal to all tech platforms to abide by the government instructions". The infamous Internet game has administrators assigning risky tasks to players, including self-inflicting wounds on the body during a 50-day period. (more...)
KL2017: Najib Hails Chinlone Team For Winning First Gold KL2017: Najib Hails Chinlone Team For Winning First Gold
- August 17, 2017

John-John Bobier, Rhemwil Catana, Emmanuel Escote, Ronsited Gabayeron, Joeart Jumawan, John Carlo Lee, John Jeffrey Morcillos, Regie Pabriga, and Alvin Pangan were responsible for the delegation's first medal of the Games. The Philippines was in the fourth place with one silver and one bronze medals, while Vietnam and Thailand came sixth and seventh with a silver. (more...)
Watch Tim Tebow give this grandma an incredible shout out Watch Tim Tebow give this grandma an incredible shout out
- August 17, 2017

He brought the video to his grandmother, who he wrote on Twitter was a stroke victim, and played it for her while he recorded her reaction. "That's something to hear him say your name." The third-place Mets could promote Tebow as a publicity stunt to help draw more fans to Citi Field as a lousy campaign winds down. (more...)
Boy, 16, shot dead while playing basketball on Far South Side Boy, 16, shot dead while playing basketball on Far South Side
- August 17, 2017

The identities of the boy and woman who were killed have not been released. San Antonio police were called out just before 7 p.m. Tuesday to Southwest 35th Street, just south of Highway 90. He was walking in the first block of North Lavergne when a vehicle drove up to him and someone inside opened fire, according to police. The victim was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center. (more...)
Delhi High Court on high alert after police get bomb threat call Delhi High Court on high alert after police get bomb threat call
- August 17, 2017

The telephone call was traced to a phone number registered in western Uttar Pradesh, a police officer said. Bomb Threat At Delhi HC - A Hoax:- After a bomb threat was received, the Delhi High Court has been placed on high alert. In 2010, an explosion went off inside the Delhi Court. According to an India Today report of September 7, 2011, the bomb was placed in a briefcase and ripped through a crowded reception area at the entrance of the Delhi High Court. (more...)
Global Locker Management Software Market - LockerGM, Motionsoft, Daxko, Morse Watchmans, GANTNER Global Locker Management Software Market - LockerGM, Motionsoft, Daxko, Morse Watchmans, GANTNER
- August 17, 2017

The essential driving forces behind the growth and popularity of Sifting Machine Industry is analysed detailed in this report. The elementary weaknesses and strengths of the leading vendors coupled with the rate of growth for each of the segments of the Smart Factory worldwide market have been conferred after a complete analysis of past and prospective trends, regulatory needs, and technological innovations. (more...)
NYC pols renew push to remove Confederate street names in Brooklyn NYC pols renew push to remove Confederate street names in Brooklyn
- August 17, 2017

Meanwhile, a plaque commemorating Lee's life in Brooklyn will be removed from a nearby tree this week was removed from a nearby tree today; it was installed in 1912-nearly half a century after the Civil War ended-by the United Daughters of the Confederacy, a group long ambivalent about slavery, the war's cause. (more...)
Denver Broncos LB Von Miller: Great to be back at Levi's Stadium Denver Broncos LB Von Miller: Great to be back at Levi's Stadium
- August 17, 2017

Anderson on a short pass, then hit receivers Bennie Fowler and Jordan Taylor up the middle to put the Broncos in field-goal position for the victory. A year ago at this time, Denver Broncos three-time All-Pro edge rusher, and Super Bowl 50 MVP, Von Miller said San Francisco 49ers right tackle Trent Brown was "one of the better tackles in the National Football League". (more...)
ICC to hire international security company for Pakistan ICC to hire international security company for Pakistan
- August 17, 2017

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) president Thilanga Sumathipala has said that he is "keen" to take his national team to Pakistan for the first time since their bus was attacked by gunmen in Lahore . There are very few or perhaps none at all amongst cricketing nations willing to risk sending players to Pakistan given all the goings on there and in the case of Sri Lanka they have already been subjected to a horrendous attack in the not too distant past at Lahore where some players barely escaped ... (more...)
Ghana central bank transfers assets of two distressed local banks to GCB Ghana central bank transfers assets of two distressed local banks to GCB
- August 17, 2017

Meanwhile Mr. Odun Odunfa has lauded the Bank of Ghana for what he describes as its proactiveness in protecting the interest of customers. Most patrons of UT bank and Capital bank, thronged the premises on Monday morning after an announcement that the operating licenses of the two outfits had been revoked. (more...)
SeaWorld Orca Euthanized After Lengthy Illness SeaWorld Orca Euthanized After Lengthy Illness
- August 17, 2017

Veterinarians made the hard decision to euthanize Kasatka after her health started to decline in recent days despite treatment, which included a custom-built inhaler that allowed the medicine to go directly to her lungs. PETA plans to hold a memorial for Kasatka outside of the park at noon Wednesday. "Today, I lost a member of my family", orca behaviorist Kristi Burtis said in a statement. (more...)
NCHS: Teen Opioid Overdoses Rise After Years of Decline NCHS: Teen Opioid Overdoses Rise After Years of Decline
- August 17, 2017

Tens of thousands of adults die from overdoses each year compared to about 700 to 800 teens. Deaths involving opioids more than tripled from 1999 (0.8 per 100,000) to 2007 (2.7 per 100,000) but leveled off between 2007 and 2011 until they increased between 2014 and 2015 (2.4 per 100,000). (more...)