Health Care


Calls For New Minimum Wage Dominate Workers' Day Activities Calls For New Minimum Wage Dominate Workers' Day Activities
- May 02, 2018

Another worker, Mr Gregory Olatunji, General Secretary, National Union of Lottery Agents and Employees Lottery Union, told NAN that to achieve a new wage would take a lot of struggle because of the division in the labour centres. It also threatened to vote out any government that fails to comply with a new wage. He added, "Workers, who create wealth, must also be well taken care of as we are not unmindful of the situation of the Nigerian workers, particularly with the increasing inflation ... (more...)
CS Mckee LP Trims Position in Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) CS Mckee LP Trims Position in Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD)
- May 02, 2018

Goldman Sachs Group Inc who had been investing in Transcanada Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $38.21 billion market cap company. Investors sentiment increased to 1.01 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.06, from 0.88 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 75 investors sold HBI shares while 173 reduced holdings. (more...)
Trump gives Nigeria's Buhari 'banned' military aircraft Trump gives Nigeria's Buhari 'banned' military aircraft
- May 02, 2018

Trump reportedly made offensive comments a few months ago while talking about USA immigration policies, referring to these African countries as "sh*thole countries ". "I would very much like to visit Nigeria". "It is also inexcusable that President Buhari had no answers to the security situation of daily bloodletting and mass killings in Nigeria, which President Trump described as "horrible". (more...)
Tick, mosquito infections spreading rapidly, CDC finds Tick, mosquito infections spreading rapidly, CDC finds
- May 02, 2018

The increases may be a result of climate change, with increased temperatures and shorter winters boosting populations of ticks, mosquitoes and other disease-carrying creatures known as "vectors". Other factors, including an increase in worldwide travel and more people living near wildlife, also affect the spread of these diseases, Petersen said. (more...)
The Most Wig-Snatching Snubs and Surprises of the 2018 Tony Nominations The Most Wig-Snatching Snubs and Surprises of the 2018 Tony Nominations
- May 01, 2018

They are ahead of Angels In America , which has 11 nominations, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, with 10. The hit film about the perils of high school cliques starred Lindsay Lohan, and the stage version opened to warm - if not rave - reviews in April. (more...)
Wedding bells for Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja Wedding bells for Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja
- May 01, 2018

Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja's wedding date confirmed! "The wedding will take place on 8 May in Mumbai ", read the statement. Since it is an affair, we request you to honor the household's need for privacy. "Instead, they have designed an elegant E-invite together which will be sent to their friends and relatives on their phones". A new hot still of Kareena has been released by the makers with the information that the song Tareefan from Veere Di Wedding will be out on Wednesday, May 2. (more...)
What Foods Can Hasten, or Delay, Menopause? What Foods Can Hasten, or Delay, Menopause?
- May 01, 2018

Previous studies have suggested that earlier onset of menopause is associated with lower bone density, osteoporosis and increased risk of cardiovascular diseases. Omega 3 fatty acids, which oily fish are rich in, are thought to stimulate the body's capacity to absorb antioxidants in the body. The findings were published online April 30 in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. (more...)
Armenia's parliament set to vote on new premier Armenia's parliament set to vote on new premier
- May 01, 2018

Sargsyan, who had already served two terms as the country's president, changed the constitution in 2015 to turn Armenia from a presidential republic where the executive power was held by the president, into a parliamentary republic where the executive power is held by the prime minister and the president plays a largely ceremonial role. (more...)
Nashville Predators honor hero in Waffle House shooting before Game 2 Nashville Predators honor hero in Waffle House shooting before Game 2
- April 30, 2018

All the money they make at that location over the next month is being DONATED to the families of the four people who were killed, and two other people who were seriously injured. He also faces four counts of attempted murder and one count of unlawful gun possession in the commission of a violent felony. All of the proceeds from the page will also go to the families of the victims. (more...)
Warning issued in London after toxic caterpillar outbreak Warning issued in London after toxic caterpillar outbreak
- April 30, 2018

It can cause skin rash, difficulty breathing, and even death by anaphylactic shock. As if an impending early-July visit by a strikingly unpopular U.S. The commission will be treating trees until about mid-June, but it's still important to be wary. "The caterpillars' thousands of tiny hairs contain an urticating, or irritating, substance called thaumetopoein", the Forestry Commission wrote on its website. (more...)
Sheriff suspends burning permits, Fire Weather Watch issued Sheriff suspends burning permits, Fire Weather Watch issued
- April 30, 2018

Eyota Fire Dept. responded to a report of a fire at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in the area of 55th Avenue Northwest in Haverhill Township. Pine Island Fire Department, Olmsted County Sheriff's Department and Oronoco Emergency Responders were on scene. (more...)
These 5 Habits May Help You Live 10 Years Longer, Study Says These 5 Habits May Help You Live 10 Years Longer, Study Says
- April 30, 2018

Meir Stampfer, a co-author on the study and professor of epidemiology and nutrition at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health , told The Guardian: "When we embarked on this study, I thought, of course, that people who adopted these habits would live longer". (more...)
New captain Iyer leads Delhi to big win over Kolkata in IPL New captain Iyer leads Delhi to big win over Kolkata in IPL
- April 30, 2018

Delhi Daredevils' newly appointed skipper Shreyas Iyer had a memorable debut after leading his side to a massive victory against Kolkata Knight Riders on Friday. Manjrekar said dropping Gambhir all from the XI for a couple of matches would free him up as a batsman. "Taking a call like this isn't heard of in India ". (more...)
Audit reveals 12 women died in connection with smear test errors Audit reveals 12 women died in connection with smear test errors
- April 30, 2018

Over 2000 women have contacted the HSE's Cervical Check helpline, with concerns about their tests. According to the HSE, nearly 1,500 cases of cervical cancer have been notified to the cervical screening programme, CervicalCheck , since it began a decade ago. (more...)
Lalu Yadav Cries Foul After Being Shifted Out Of AIIMS For Ranchi Lalu Yadav Cries Foul After Being Shifted Out Of AIIMS For Ranchi
- April 30, 2018

Moments later, the news emerged that the hospital authorities had made a decision to shift Yadav back to Ranchi, from where he was brought to AIIMS in light of acute medical condition. "Till the time I am fully healthy, I should be kept here for treatment", Lalu wrote. The RJD chief is undergoing treatment at AIIMS for various ailments related to heart and kidney.Meanwhile, RJD supporters created ruckus at AIIMS and vandalised property at the hospital following which security has been ... (more...)
Kogi APC speak on Senator Melaye's failed recall Kogi APC speak on Senator Melaye's failed recall
- April 30, 2018

Some of those who showed up also said signatures included as their own in the list of those who signed to recall the Senator as released by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC were forged. At polling unit 6, ward A, Abu Hassana and Abu Saratu whose names were following each other, had one fingerprint against their names, same with Achimugu Katrine and Achimugu Abraham. (more...)
Fiji wins Singapore Sevens Fiji wins Singapore Sevens
- April 30, 2018

Tied with Argentina at 14-14 in the second half, two tries by Justin Douglas sealed the win. Australia, who won earlier in the campaign on home soil in Sydney, worked their back into the match through tries from Dylan Pietsch and Maurice Longbottom to reduce the deficit to four points at the break. (more...)
Ashley Barnes relishing Europa League challenge with Burnley Ashley Barnes relishing Europa League challenge with Burnley
- April 30, 2018

And Dyche feels his side will deserve such an achievement, as and when it is confirmed: "I've just found that out, I hadn't looked at all the results, just a few chats on the way". However, they will be hard pushed to pick up three points in what is the most winnable of their final four games, against the division's surprise package of the season. (more...)
This win will give us confidence: Rohit Sharma This win will give us confidence: Rohit Sharma
- April 30, 2018

You couldn't have thought of anyone else to steer the ship, although due credit must be given to the likes of Evin Lewis and Suryakumar Yadav for complementing Rohit superbly as MI chased down 170 against Chennai Super Kings yesterday. He hit four boundaries in the penultimate over, bowled by Shardul Thakur, to leave his team needing just five off the last, a task they duly achieved to leapfrog both Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore in the standings. (more...)
Michigan's weekend weather: The end of really chilly weather Michigan's weekend weather: The end of really chilly weather
- April 29, 2018

The best chances for snow will come between about midnight and mid-morning on Sunday , weather service forecasts show. Plenty of sunshine, but temperatures running around 10° below average. Sunday's highs will near 60 degrees, with light breezes. The stretch of lovely weather will continue into the first half of the upcoming work week as we will have mostly sunny skies and highs in the low to mid 80s. (more...)
Dhoni praises team, Kohli slams bowlers Dhoni praises team, Kohli slams bowlers
- April 29, 2018

At the Wankhede in Mumbai earlier this month, CSK had defeated the defending champions by one wicket , and with a ball to spare.MI are too keen to get back to winning ways after two straight reverses. The kind of cricket they have played is not portrayed properly by their position in the points table as all the matches they have lost were last over thrillers. (more...)
Kanye West tweets that he Kanye West tweets that he "loves" Trump, calls him his "brother"
- April 28, 2018

This week the Hot 97 radio show host Ebro Darden claimed that West told him: "I do love Donald Trump " during a conversation over the weekend. "That's what makes us individuals", he further said. West said he does not agree with the president on several issues but that ideological differences should not always stand in the way of affinity for another person. (more...)
Eagles select TE Dallas Goedert with the 49th pick
- April 28, 2018

NFL.com compares Goedert to a guy Eagles fans may be familiar with, Zach Ertz . Former Philadelphia Eagles kicker David Akers went on an epic rant during the second round of the NFL Draft. Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz will know Goedert well, as they played in the same state and conference. The birds sent the 52nd and 169th picks to the Indianapolis Colts to get the 49th pick. (more...)
Nigerian lawmakers invite Buhari to discuss communal killings Nigerian lawmakers invite Buhari to discuss communal killings
- April 28, 2018

In a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party hinged the President's optimism on what it termed the planned manipulation of the electoral process by the umpire in favour of the ruling party. According to them "For over two years now, the Catholic Bishop's conference, along with many other well-meaning Nigerians, has consistently asked the President to rethink the configuration of his security apparatus and strategy". (more...)
Pat Meehan Abruptly Resigns From Congress to Avoid Ethics Investigation Pat Meehan Abruptly Resigns From Congress to Avoid Ethics Investigation
- April 28, 2018

Following that report, Meehan, who is now serving his fourth term in Congress for Pennsylvania's 7th district had announced he would not seek reelection. Meehan is the second lawmaker to announce an abrupt resignation over allegations of sexual harassment. "My resignation will trigger the transition of operations of my offices at the Capitol and in the District to the Clerk of the House". (more...)