Health Care


Gujarat: Swine flu kills 12 people; death toll rises to 242 Gujarat: Swine flu kills 12 people; death toll rises to 242
- August 20, 2017

Bhubaneswar: The death toll due to Swine Flu reached 16 in Odisha with two more deaths today. "Every alternate year, the number of flu cases rise". "Just four passings have been accounted for: two from Delhi and two patients from outside have kicked the bucket", Delhi wellbeing clergyman Satyendra Jain said in the get together a week ago. (more...)
Comedian Jerry Lewis, known for his slapstick humor, has died Comedian Jerry Lewis, known for his slapstick humor, has died
- August 20, 2017

The details of his death have not yet been disclosed. Later generations knew him primarily as the tireless conductor of the Labor Day weekend telethons to raise funds for victims of muscular dystrophy. In recent years, he served as director of the musical adaptation of his film The Nutty Professor , which featured music by Marvin Hamlisch and a book and lyrics by Tony victor Rupert Holmes. (more...)
Richarlison and Capoue strikes reward battling Watford at Bournemouth Richarlison and Capoue strikes reward battling Watford at Bournemouth
- August 20, 2017

Silva also praised Eddie Howe's Bournemouth for their performance in the first half of the match, which saw efforts from players on both sides. "I know very well the player, we have watched him for the previous months", said Silva of the skilful Richarlison , an £11m summer signing from Fluminense . (more...)
Mysterious disease kills 62 in Kogi Mysterious disease kills 62 in Kogi
- August 20, 2017

Speaking with newsmen on the mysterious disease on Friday, the state Commissioner for Health Dr Saka Haruna said information reaching the ministry shows that unknown disease has continued to claim the lives of some children and adults for the past few weeks in Koloke, Okuna, Isanlu-Isa and adjourning Hausa-Fulani communities, all in Yaba-West Local Government Area of Kogi State. (more...)
Burnley 0-1 West Brom: Robson-Kanu scores, sent-off in win Burnley 0-1 West Brom: Robson-Kanu scores, sent-off in win
- August 20, 2017

Sean Dyche says that he is "disappointed" with Burnley's 1-0 loss to West Bromwich Albion on Saturday afternoon, but can not fault the performance of his players. "There are no guarantees that performances will get you wins, of course". You'll still take knocks along the way, as we did today, but the disappointment of today goes away quickly. (more...)
Peanut allergy cure found in Australian breakthrough Peanut allergy cure found in Australian breakthrough
- August 20, 2017

In an Australian study, children were administered a probiotic containing peanut protein daily for a course of 18 months. "The importance of this finding is that these children were able to eat peanuts like children who don't have peanut allergy and still maintain their tolerant state, protected against reactions to peanut", lead researcher Mimi Tang said. (more...)
Hawking blames United Kingdom govt for NHS 'crisis' Hawking blames United Kingdom govt for NHS 'crisis'
- August 20, 2017

However, as the open letter pointed out, Hunt chose to follow the data of studies which had not been fully peer-reviewed, rather than the independent peer-reviewed papers which refuted his claims. We need not just universal care but care that is universally good - which means focusing on standards as much as resources. "Most pernicious falsehood from Stephen Hawking is idea govt wants US-style insurance system". (more...)
Ormsby leads alone in Fiji Ormsby leads alone in Fiji
- August 20, 2017

Wade Ormsby is the first to admit countrymen Adam Scott and Jason Day are in one league, the rest of Australia's battle-hardened and world-weary professionals in another. "It was one that you make one out of 20 times you have a crack at it if you're lucky", Hend said of his long range putt. "I've had the yips for a couple of years", Norris said. (more...)
Steve Bannon out: Trump 'decides to fire chief strategist' Steve Bannon out: Trump 'decides to fire chief strategist'
- August 20, 2017

Breitbart News is preparing to go to "war" with President Donald Trump's team following Steve Bannon's ouster from the White House. Bannon, a former head of far-right outlet, Breitbart News, has been labeled a white supremacist . (more...)
'Bannon the Barbarian' Plans to Crush the Opposition Back at Breitbart 'Bannon the Barbarian' Plans to Crush the Opposition Back at Breitbart
- August 20, 2017

Breitbart confirmed the "populist hero" is returning to the news outlet where he will resume his executive chairman duties. At one point he casually discussed it as though it was a certainty, a source said . "It would feel like the twilight zone". "Steve served POTUS Trump with distinction", he wrote . Bannon had reportedly clashed for months with other Trump advisers including the president's son-in-law Jared Kushner and National Security Advisor H.R. (more...)
Bournemouth vs Watford 19 August 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions Bournemouth vs Watford 19 August 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions
- August 19, 2017

The 26-year-old will fill a need for Watford on the right wing, which has been manned by Nordin Amrabat pre-season and in the opening day game with Liverpool with no recognised back up. Heurelho Gomes has started every single one of Watford's 77 Premier League games since 2015-16 and has more Premier League starts and appearances for the club than any other player. (more...)
Lagos ranked as 2nd least livable City Lagos ranked as 2nd least livable City
- August 19, 2017

It was top with Melbourne from 2002 to 2004 and was placed first for six years. " New York , London, Paris and Tokyo are all prestigious hubs with a wealth of recreational activities, but all suffer from higher levels of crime, congestion and public transport problems than are deemed comfortable". (more...)
'Pakistan's Mother Theresa' given state funeral in Karachi 'Pakistan's Mother Theresa' given state funeral in Karachi
- August 19, 2017

She for some reason wanted to be buried in a red dress. Dr Pfau's dead body was shifted to Marie Adelaide Leprosy Centre (MALC) from Holy Family Hospital of Karachi , few hours ago and from where it was shifted to St. A gun-salute would be offered on the occasion as well and local administration has devised traffic plan for the day as well. In a statement released on her death, Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi praised Pfao for her "selfless and unmatched services for the ... (more...)
Major Charities Pull Out Of President's Mar-a-Lago Club Major Charities Pull Out Of President's Mar-a-Lago Club
- August 19, 2017

The president dissolved two business councils after members who are CEOs began quitting. The cancellation follows backlash over the president's comments about the deadly protest in Charlottesville, Virginia led by white nationalists. (more...)
Hundreds flood Kochi streets to catch a glimpse of Sunny Leone Hundreds flood Kochi streets to catch a glimpse of Sunny Leone
- August 19, 2017

The bewildering picture was taken on Thursday during her trip to Kochi , the picture speaks it all, there we can see her auto in a sea of fans who turned up to see her, that would literally give goose bumps for any. "Thank you", she posted. It is believed that the grand following she got is mainly based on the large fan following she has on her social media handles. (more...)
S&Co Has Lifted Bristol (BMY) Stake; Leggett & Platt (LEG) Sentiment Is 0.88 S&Co Has Lifted Bristol (BMY) Stake; Leggett & Platt (LEG) Sentiment Is 0.88
- August 18, 2017

It has underperformed by 39.89% the S&P500. Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC's holdings in Bristol-Myers Squibb were worth $19,286,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Dodge & Cox purchased a new stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb during the fourth quarter valued at $1,316,815,000. Mylan N V (NASDAQ:MYL) was reduced too. (more...)
Thousands of Yemenis protest against Saudi war Thousands of Yemenis protest against Saudi war
- August 18, 2017

The news outlet had obtained a confidential copy of the report indicating that the coalition was responsible for 683 verified child casualties and 38 attacks on schools and hospitals . But now a leaked copy of this year's draft report says Saudi should once again be named and shamed for suspected war crimes against children in Yemen . (more...)
United Kingdom to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgers United Kingdom to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgers
- August 18, 2017

The new targets would be voluntary to start, Lemon said. But PHE said a more robust strategy is needed, including a focus on reducing excess calories in a range of products. The government body said it will set the " ambition for the calorie reduction programme " to " remove excess calories " from the foods children consume the most. (more...)
State Upholds Decision Removing Former Bona Trustee from Buffalo School Board State Upholds Decision Removing Former Bona Trustee from Buffalo School Board
- August 18, 2017

The decision follows a five-day hearing in Albany. Elia rejected Paladino's contention that he was trying to get information about fraud and corruption within the board out to the media, saying that "is not a defense". The suit alleges that the members are using his disclosure of private information as a pretext to remove him from the board because of his comments about the Obamas. (more...)
Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
- August 18, 2017

Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its stake in Novo Nordisk A/S by 167.8% in the first quarter. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $2.44 and is estimated to be $2.41 for the current year with 2,480,199,000 shares now outstanding. (more...)
Study of e-cigarettes in United Kingdom teenagers gives mixed signals Study of e-cigarettes in United Kingdom teenagers gives mixed signals
- August 18, 2017

When first asked, around a third of students had ever tried e-cigarettes, and nearly half of those had never smoked. They suggest that there may be plausible explanations for their findings, including that e-cigarette use among teens may simply be an indicator of those who would have started smoking and escalated their habit anyway. (more...)
Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) has a Market value of 66.62 Billion
- August 18, 2017

Investors will be closely tracking stock market movements over the next few months. The stock declined 0.22% or $0.11 reaching $49.51 per share. About 70,267 shares traded. Its up 0.63, from 1.31 in 2016Q3. It is positive, as 60 investors sold MDLZ shares while 418 reduced holdings. 37 funds opened positions while 56 raised stakes. (more...)
Joshua Wong, 2 others jailed for Hong Kong pro-democracy protest Joshua Wong, 2 others jailed for Hong Kong pro-democracy protest
- August 18, 2017

They were immediately taken to serve their sentences of up to eight months, which have the added outcome of blocking each of them from seeking public office for five years. Suzanne Pepper, a Hong Kong-based scholar of Chinese politics, said the new sentences were "part of a larger pushback by Beijing against Hong Kong's democracy movement". (more...)
FDA Approves Drug for ALL Subgroup FDA Approves Drug for ALL Subgroup
- August 18, 2017

Characterized by proliferation of B-cell lymphocytes in bone marrow, B-cell ALL has a rapidly progressive clinical course. Besponsa is believed to work by blocking the growth of cancerous cells by binding to their surface. The most common adverse reactions associated with inotuzumab ozogamicin included thrombocytopenia, neutropenia, infection, anemia, leukopenia, fatigue, hemorrhage, pyrexia, nausea, headache, febrile neutropenia, transaminases increased, abdominal pain, gamma-glutamyl ... (more...)
Nano-sized machines swimming in stomachs can now treat infections Nano-sized machines swimming in stomachs can now treat infections
- August 18, 2017

The magnesium reacts with gastric acid , producing bubbles which propel the robot forward. The proof of principle could lead to a safer acid-neutralizing alternative for drug-taking patients than treating them with proton pump inhibitors, which have been linked to various undesirable side effects. (more...)