Health Care


Handcuffed man runs from courtroom and jumps from second floor balcony Handcuffed man runs from courtroom and jumps from second floor balcony
- May 05, 2018

Officials say 35-year-old Christopher Clay Rudd was making an appearance for violating the terms of a court mandated drug treatment program. A moment later, a camera in the hallway captures the man as he leaps over a second-story railing and plummets to the floor below. (more...)
China Box Office collection for Bahubali: The Conclusion China Box Office collection for Bahubali: The Conclusion
- May 05, 2018

Releasing on May 11, Avengers Infinity War could prove a strong competition for Baahubali 2 for its run in the second week at the box office. The film has raced past Salman Khan's " Bajrangi Bhaijaan " as far as opening collections are concerned. (more...)
Illnesses from Mosquito, Tick, and Flea Bites Increasing in the US Illnesses from Mosquito, Tick, and Flea Bites Increasing in the US
- May 05, 2018

Lyme disease is a bacterial infection that's spread primarily though the bite of an infected black-legged tick, also known as a deer tick. DPH recently finalized its 2017 data and is reporting 608 cases of Lyme disease previous year, an increase of more than 100 cases since 2016. (more...)
Young Americans Are the Loneliest Young Americans Are the Loneliest
- May 05, 2018

The study was sponsored by the global insurer and health services company Cigna , which is concerned about loneliness as a societal problem but also because it's not just making us sad: It can literally make us sick. "My loneliness is killing me", said Britney Spears in her 1998 hit single "Hit Me Baby One More Time". The study by Cigna however did not examine a link between loneliness and use of social media. (more...)
Woman's diet can have a fruitful effect on the chances of pregnancy Woman's diet can have a fruitful effect on the chances of pregnancy
- May 05, 2018

Women who ate fruit less than one time a month took about two weeks longer, on average, to get pregnant than women who ate fruit three times a day or more, the team at the University of Adelaide in Australia found. "As diet is a modifiable factor, our findings underscore the importance of considering preconceptions of diet to support timely conception for women planning pregnancy", she said . (more...)
Ireland omit George Dockrell for historic first Test match against Pakistan Ireland omit George Dockrell for historic first Test match against Pakistan
- May 05, 2018

The exclusion of Dockrell, in particular, is a significantly harsh call considering he has been an ever-present in the side for the last eight years, but Ford has opted for Andy McBrine as the front-line spinner. Pakistan will be Ireland's first opponents in the longer form of the game as Graham Ford's side make their first foray into five-day cricket. Ed Joyce is in the squad after being troubled by injury in Zimbabwe. (more...)
Redskins cheerleaders describe 'uneasy night out' in Costa Rica Redskins cheerleaders describe 'uneasy night out' in Costa Rica
- May 05, 2018

The Times then purports sponsors and FedExField suite holders - mainly men - were granted "up-close access" to the photo shoots and exclusive dinner dates with nine of the ladies later that night. This story comes less than a month after The Times reported that many National Football League cheerleaders routinely deal with sexual harassment and feel constrained by teams' strict social media policies. (more...)
Top military attache accused of toilet filming Top military attache accused of toilet filming
- May 04, 2018

Keating was the country's most senior military official in the USA before he resigned in April. [25] I accordingly conclude that Judge Glubb was quite correct in declining to continue name suppression, and, in particular, on the matters still in issue in this appeal. (more...)
Woman has 132-pound ovarian cyst removed Woman has 132-pound ovarian cyst removed
- May 04, 2018

The doctors at Danbury Hospital announced Thursday that the five-hour surgery was completed successfully after extensive planning by a team of 25 clinical specialists. She was discharged from the hospital a few days after the surgery. A five-hour procedure was conducted to remove the tumor, which is said to be one of the largest of its kind, according to the surgeons. (more...)
General Gowon warns against impeachment of President Buhari General Gowon warns against impeachment of President Buhari
- May 04, 2018

Also on the entourage were the Chairpersons of Senate and House of Representatives committees on worldwide relations; Director-General, National Intelligence Agency and the Chief of Defence Staff. It has been taken for major repairs. "We talked about that, he is working on it and they have made a lot of progress and I think they will continue to make a lot of progress". (more...)
One in five men over 65 take pills for having sex One in five men over 65 take pills for having sex
- May 04, 2018

In fact, sex can sometimes get better with age, said psychologist Rachel Needle, of the Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, in West Palm Beach. "It's important for older adults and the clinicians who care for them to talk about these issues and about how age-related changes in physical health, relationships, lifestyles and responsibilities such as caregiving, affect them". (more...)
Dead at Age 28, Ascendance Biomedical CEO Remembered for Pushing Boundaries Dead at Age 28, Ascendance Biomedical CEO Remembered for Pushing Boundaries
- May 04, 2018

ISTOCK, CRUPHOTOBiohacker Aaron Traywick, who sparked controversy in February when he injected himself with an untested herpes vaccine, died on Sunday (April 29). Traywick had not been in touch with anyone at Ascendance Biomedical for weeks leading up to his death, and the company was consumed by disagreements over its direction and guiding principles, according to VICE. (more...)
About 100 Norovirus Cases in California From Raw British Columbia Oysters About 100 Norovirus Cases in California From Raw British Columbia Oysters
- May 03, 2018

Canada has reported 172 sick in this outbreak. The outbreak involves an unusual strain of the highly contagious norovirus , according to a statement from the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP). A group of viruses is known as norovirus that can affect gastroenteritis, or stomach and intestinal illness, mainly in people. The most common symptoms of the illness are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and stomach cramps, but others can include a fever, chills and aches. (more...)
CDC reports one death from E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce CDC reports one death from E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce
- May 03, 2018

The CDC also added Kentucky, Massachusetts and Utah to the states with reported cases. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has received confirmation from the Arizona Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement administered by the Arizona Department of Agriculture that "romaine lettuce is no longer being produced and distributed from the Yuma growing region [one of the confirmed sources], reducing the potential for exposure to the contaminated product". (more...)
As Novo (NVO) Shares Declined, Shareholder Folketrygdfondet Decreased Stake by $18.29 Million As Novo (NVO) Shares Declined, Shareholder Folketrygdfondet Decreased Stake by $18.29 Million
- May 03, 2018

Last quarter $0.53 earnings per share was reported. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,255,045 shares, a decrease of 42.5% from the March 15th total of 2,182,514 shares. Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO ) has the market capitalization of $91.51 Billion. It has a 27.43 P/E ratio. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2017 Q4. (more...)
Rates of autism continue to rise in US Rates of autism continue to rise in US
- May 03, 2018

She says services for children and their parents are not increasing at the same rate as diagnoses. "And these are diverse communities so that we can look at autism prevalence and characteristics in a number of different groups defined by race/ethnicity or by socioeconomic status". (more...)
New survey says 46 percent of Nashville residents feel lonely New survey says 46 percent of Nashville residents feel lonely
- May 03, 2018

About 6 in 10 respondents (59 percent) said they "always/sometimes" feel that their interests are not shared by those around them. 43 percent say they sometimes or always feel their relationships with others are not meaningful. We must change this trend by reframing the conversation to be about "mental wellness" and "vitality" to speak to our mental-physical connection. Being lonely is not just about being alone. (more...)
Best and worst days to fuel up as gas prices rise Best and worst days to fuel up as gas prices rise
- May 03, 2018

Fort Collins- $2.57/g, up 0.8 cents per gallon from last week's $2.56/g. "Motorists have been spoiled the past few years with inexpensive gas prices", Casselano said. Billings- $2.63/g, up 3.7 cents per gallon from last week's $2.60/g. "However, higher oil prices have also enticed USA producers to ramp up crude oil exports, effectively draining US oil inventories at a higher pace than that oil is being replaced", said Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis at GasBuddy. (more...)
Coli outbreak linked to lettuce turns deadly Coli outbreak linked to lettuce turns deadly
- May 02, 2018

However, this strain can cause infection and symptoms, including severe stomach cramping, vomiting and diarrhea. The illness typically clears up within a week, but sometimes it can linger longer and lead to serious complications like hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). (more...)
Bill Cosby's honorary degree from FIT may be rescinded Bill Cosby's honorary degree from FIT may be rescinded
- May 02, 2018

Brown noted that the revocation would mark the first time that FIT has pulled an honorary degree. "The conduct of which Mr. Cosby was convicted today is profoundly disturbing and deeply contrary to the mission of Yale and our expectations for behavior", the school said. (more...)
New home secretary Sajid Javid steps up: I'll sort Windrush New home secretary Sajid Javid steps up: I'll sort Windrush
- May 02, 2018

Ms Rudd became the fifth senior minister to resign since Mrs May became prime minister in July 2016. They were threatened with deportation and some were even denied medical treatment because they didn't have documents to prove that they had been living in the United Kingdom for decades. (more...)
Breast cancer screening failure may have 'shortened' 270 lives Breast cancer screening failure may have 'shortened' 270 lives
- May 02, 2018

He said a computer algorithm failure was to blame, which meant women who had just turned 70 were not sent an invitation for a final scan as they should have been. It was escalated to ministers in March by PHE following an urgent clinical review, with the Government told the error should not be made public to ensure existing screening services were not overwhelmed. (more...)
IPL 2018: Bottom-placed Delhi Daredevils take on inconsistent Rajasthan Royals IPL 2018: Bottom-placed Delhi Daredevils take on inconsistent Rajasthan Royals
- May 02, 2018

It's the 11th season of annual cricket extravaganza Indian Premier League . The toss will take place at 7:30 pm IST on Wednesday, May 2 . Star Sports Network is the official broadcast partner of the tournament will telecast the match live. (more...)
Sun Life Financial INC Trims Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY)
- May 02, 2018

Walthausen & Company who had been investing in Aptar Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $5.80B market cap company. The stock increased 1.64% or $0.57 during the last trading session, reaching $35.22. Rech Global reported 0.02% stake. Glenmede Company Na accumulated 0% or 5,731 shares. (NYSE:SSTK). Georgia-based Invesco has invested 0% in Shutterstock, Inc. (more...)
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians (RCB vs MI) Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians (RCB vs MI)
- May 02, 2018

Sunday was a case in point. AB de Villiers sat out in the last game due to viral fever, and if he is fit he would surely come straight into the XI in place of Brendon McCullum . Sharma has experimented with his overseas options, the latest move being dropping Mumbai legend Kieron Pollard for JP Duminy . And if they're defending a total, no matter how many runs the batsmen post, their bowlers can't seem to get their acts right. (more...)