Health Care


Court orders arrest of Roberto Carlos Court orders arrest of Roberto Carlos
- August 24, 2017

The former Real Madrid left-back, who made over 500 appearances for the club between 1996 and 2007, winning four La Liga titles and three Champions Leagues , claimed financial problems for the delay in payments. Now working for Real, Roberto Carlos has been sentenced by Sao Paulo courts for delays in the payment of child support, reports journalist Leo Dias. (more...)
West Nile virus is spreading West Nile virus is spreading
- August 24, 2017

West Nile Virus is "rapidly expanding" in CT, according to state officials, who said infected mosquitoes have been found in 20 towns. So far this year, 29 human West Nile virus cases have been reported in 16 counties. Symptoms usually show up from three to 14 days after people are bitten by the infected mosquito, the health district said. And making sure screens around your home are in good fix is important, too. (more...)
Why Investors remained confident on Macy's, Inc. (M), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)?
- August 24, 2017

Conagra Brands Inc now has $14.22B valuation. Given that liquidity is king in short-term, JPM is a stock with 3.52 billion shares outstanding that normally trades 0.87% of its float. Los Angeles Capital Mgmt & Equity invested in 0.21% or 662,932 shares. Bridgeway Management Inc invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Goldfield Corp (NYSEMKT:GV). (more...)
Another gala departing Trump's Mar-a-Lago Another gala departing Trump's Mar-a-Lago
- August 24, 2017

Trump's comments were so controversial that CEOs began to abandon his business councils, causing Trump to disband them, and lawmakers on both sides of the aisle rushed to denounce his comments and issue their own rebukes of racism and other types of discrimination. (more...)
Dave Chappelle, Kevin Hart join 'Def Comedy Jam 25' lineup Dave Chappelle, Kevin Hart join 'Def Comedy Jam 25' lineup
- August 24, 2017

According to a press release, Def Comedy Jam 25 will celebrate "the iconic show that made giants out of ferociously amusing black comedians like Martin Lawrence, Cedric The Entertainer, Dave Chappelle, Monique, Mike Epps, Adele Givens, JB Smoove, D.L. (more...)
Middle-aged people urged to walk faster Middle-aged people urged to walk faster
- August 24, 2017

Around 6 million middle-aged people in England are endangering their health by not taking so much as a brisk walk once a month, government advisers have said. "I know first hand that juggling the priorities of everyday life often means exercise takes a back seat", she stated. The free app combines walking intensity and time, rather than just distance or steps and is the first of its kind, the national body highlighted. (more...)
Swine Flu outbreak: Toll rises to 23 Swine Flu outbreak: Toll rises to 23
- August 24, 2017

He alleged that the city government is only issuing "political statements" instead of taking steps to prevent the disease. According to the health department, isolation wards have been set up for swine flu and dengue patients in most of the state's district hospitals. (more...)
The healthiest part of the avocado may be the seed The healthiest part of the avocado may be the seed
- August 24, 2017

The husks of avocado seeds are packed with chemical compounds which could be used to treat medical conditions and create consumer goods, according to researchers. For the uninitiated, the seed husks of an avocado are the flaky outer casing of the seed (they look a bit like avocado's answer to cradlecap). From the analysis, the research team found 116 chemical compounds in the oil and 16 in the wax. (more...)
10 dead, dozens missing after boat sinks in Brazil 10 dead, dozens missing after boat sinks in Brazil
- August 24, 2017

At least seven people were killed when a boat carrying about 70 passengers sank in Brazil's Amazon region, local authorities say. According to a statement from the Para's public security, published on Wednesday afternoon, 15 people survived. (more...)
The Joker origin movie in the works The Joker origin movie in the works
- August 24, 2017

Acclaimed director Martin Scorsese will also produce the film. Warner Bros and DC are working on an origin story of Batman villain The Joker , according to a report in the Hollywood online news site, Deadline . They are definitely casting a different actor for this role, possibly someone younger but not necessarily. The search for the same has begun and well, we wonder who would be able to recreate the infectious madness created by Jack Nicholson and Heath Ledger . (more...)
Another Joker movie announced, this one a love story Another Joker movie announced, this one a love story
- August 24, 2017

Sources have told IGN that, as Deadline originally reported, a Joker origin film is in early development stages by Warner Bros. and DC, with Phillips on board to direct and co-write the script with Scott Silver , who wrote Eminem's 8 Mile . (more...)
Automotive Surround-View Systems Market Forecast 2017-2022 Denso, Aisin, Mobis Automotive Surround-View Systems Market Forecast 2017-2022 Denso, Aisin, Mobis
- August 24, 2017

Starting a discussion on the contemporary condition of Automotive Surround-View Systems showcase, the report extra dissects the market powerful moving each area begun in it. Along with this, other reasons such as key manufacturers , their chain of construction, products, supply and demand for these products, cost structures for global market , as well as the income are also wrapped in this report . (more...)
Manatee County deputy rescues couple from burning auto Manatee County deputy rescues couple from burning auto
- August 24, 2017

He pulled over, but when Neil tried to get out of the auto, he and his wife realized they were trapped. When they tried to get out, the doors and windows malfunctioned and they became trapped. The deputy went into the back seat, opened the rear passenger door and got Claudia Cook out of the vehicle. Neil Cook was able to crawl to the front passenger side, open the door and escape. (more...)
700 Feared Dead As South Asian Floods Pour Downstream — Red Cross 700 Feared Dead As South Asian Floods Pour Downstream — Red Cross
- August 24, 2017

The death toll is already over 200 and the summer monsoon season is yet to reach its end, which is usually in September. Geneva - The Red Cross on Tuesday said flood crisis was rapidly becoming worse in South Asia, where flooded rivers killed no fewer than 700 people. (more...)
Harvey Regenerates Into A Tropical Depression Harvey Regenerates Into A Tropical Depression
- August 24, 2017

Harvey has already been a tropical storm once, but it weakened to a tropical wave this past weekend. Along the Texas coast, storm surge could reach between four and six feet if the storm arrives at high tide, forecasters said. Photo A five-day tropical weather outlook from the National Hurricane Center . While the heaviest rain would likely be closer to the track of the system, anything headed into Texas puts south Louisiana on the wetter side of the system. (more...)
Saudi govt. officials visit brutalized Nigerian pilgrims, apologise Saudi govt. officials visit brutalized Nigerian pilgrims, apologise
- August 24, 2017

There will be 1.3 million pilgrims from different countries as well as 567,000 Saudi pilgrims taking part in the ritual this year. But the facility has become more important to Qatar's food security since the crisis began; the vast bulk of its food is imported, and the sanctions have halted transport of foodstuffs across the Saudi border while disrupting shipping routes. (more...)
Man wanted in connection with SC bank double murder arrested in Greenville Man wanted in connection with SC bank double murder arrested in Greenville
- August 24, 2017

The press conference was originally planned for 2 p.m. Wednesday at the City of Conway Public Safety Building located at 1600 Ninth Avenue, but later postponed to 4 p.m. Small said local police "have reason to believe he may have been in the Conway area and are following up leads at this time". A BB&T branch was robbed, but police said no one was injured in that robbery. (more...)
Study Finds Close Friendships Better Than Popularity for Mental Health Study Finds Close Friendships Better Than Popularity for Mental Health
- August 24, 2017

Summarized from Child Development , Close Friendship Strength and Broader Peer Group Desirability as Differential Predictors of Adult Mental Health by Narr, RK, Allen, JP, Tan, JS, and Loeb, EL (University of Virginia). They also suggest that the intimate friendships might set adolescents on a path of expectation and thus, in future, supportive experiments are encouraged. (more...)
Karti Chidambaram appears before CBI in INX Media case Karti Chidambaram appears before CBI in INX Media case
- August 23, 2017

On Tuesday, the Madras High Court refrained from granting any relief to Karti, who sought quashing of the FIR filed by the CBI and its subsequent summoning in the INX Media case. Vishwanathan, Rajesh and Raman will be questioned in Delhi, while Reddy will be questioned at the CBI's Chennai office, said sources. The FIPB approved only FDI investment to the tune of Rs 4.62 crore and said a separate FIPB approval to the tune of 26 per cent of the issued and outstanding equity share capital ... (more...)
Crying Kid In Viral Clip Is Singer Toshi's Niece Crying Kid In Viral Clip Is Singer Toshi's Niece
- August 23, 2017

When they were contacted, they said that the whole situation was blown out of proportion and the little girl, Haya, their niece, was just behaving very stubbornly. "Uske nature ki wajah se chod denge toh woh padai bhi nahi kar paayengi". Likewise, Toshi Sabri clarified that Haya's nature is such that after being scolded and the next minute she runs off to play. (more...)
Long-term Vitamin B use may up men's lung cancer risk Long-term Vitamin B use may up men's lung cancer risk
- August 23, 2017

There were not enough cases of lung cancer among non-smokers to include them, and there was no increased risk seen in either women or vitamin B9. For this study , Theodore Brasky, PhD, of the OSUCCC - James, and colleagues analyzed data from more than 77,000 patients participants in the VITamins And Lifestyle (VITAL) cohort study, a long-term prospective observational study created to evaluate vitamin and other mineral supplements in relation to cancer risk. (more...)
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) Position Maintained by HM Payson & Co Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) Position Maintained by HM Payson & Co
- August 23, 2017

The average true range of the stock is observed at 0.82 and the relative strength index of the stock is recorded at 43.85. Following last close company's stock, is -1.50% below their SMA 50 and -4.49% below the 52-week high. About 177,262 shares traded. It has outperformed by 11.61% the S&P500. Shares for $121,867 were sold by HEMUS SIMON C on Friday, March 3. Shares have risen 6.29% over the trailing 6 months. (more...)
Volkswagen Says Electric Microbus is Coming in 2022 Volkswagen Says Electric Microbus is Coming in 2022
- August 23, 2017

It's not quite clear if this will be as standard on the 2022 model campervans, but it's something Volkswagen clearly wants to seem implemented. Earlier this year , Volkswagen teased us with a futuristic version of the ever popular Mircobus (Kombi), called the I.D. (more...)
Ovarian cancer patient wins $147 million in law suit against Johnson & Johnson Ovarian cancer patient wins $147 million in law suit against Johnson & Johnson
- August 23, 2017

In her lawsuit, Echeverria developed ovarian cancer as "proximate result of the unreasonably unsafe and defective nature of talcum powder". The verdict includes $347 million in punitive damages. It was a major setback for Johnson & Johnson, which faces 4,800 similar claims in the United States alone and has been hit with over $300 million (over Sh30.9 billion) in verdicts by juries in Missouri. (more...)
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD)
- August 23, 2017

Loews stated it has 2,025 shares or 0% of all its holdings. The stock declined 0.12% or $0.16 reaching $133.29 on the news. About 3.43M shares traded. Moreover, Levin Capital Strategies LP has 0.87% invested in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) for 439,808 shares. Bokf Na invested 1.1% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). (more...)