Health Care


Kohli donates signed bat to Shahid Afridi Foundation Kohli donates signed bat to Shahid Afridi Foundation
- August 01, 2017

Earlier this year, Kohli gave Afridi a jersey signed by the entire India team, and that jersey has also been auctioned to raise proceeds for the Shahid Afridi Foundation. Kohli had gifted a bat to Mohammad Amir ahead of the 2016 World T20 clash between the two nations at the Eden Gardens, while the Indian team gifted a signed Virat Kohli-jersey as a present for Afridi upon his retirement from worldwide cricket. (more...)
Mendota Heights shooting suspect arrested in Blaine Mendota Heights shooting suspect arrested in Blaine
- August 01, 2017

MENDOTA HEIGHTS | police authorities in Mendota Heights, Minnesota, have included accusations of murder, against Lucifer Nguyen, Monday, for a homicide committed in the course of the weekend. The vehicle subsequently crashed and landed in a pond. Tactical officers entered Mendota Heights Business Center and found Cory on the floor. The victim told police that a man had knocked on her door asking if it was the "Miller" residence, then left when she said no. (more...)
Paris And LA Win Bids To Host The Olympics Paris And LA Win Bids To Host The Olympics
- August 01, 2017

The decision, subject to formal ratification by the International Olympic Committee at a meeting in Peru in September, paves the way for Los Angeles and Paris to join London as the only cities ever to host the Games - summer or winter - three times since the modern Olympics began more than a century ago. (more...)
Pawan Kalyan Speech After Meeting With Chandrababu on Uddanam Kidney Victims Pawan Kalyan Speech After Meeting With Chandrababu on Uddanam Kidney Victims
- August 01, 2017

He said that he will fight on behalf of the people through Jana Sena Party and also will reduce his time for movies. He asked, "when people are not letting his vehicle go, how can I do Padyatra?". "I will take it up in an objective manner and not in an emotional one", he said.With regard to Garagaparru incident, he condemned the social boycott. (more...)
Osinbajo Orders Military, Rescue Abducted NNPC, UNIMAID Staff Osinbajo Orders Military, Rescue Abducted NNPC, UNIMAID Staff
- August 01, 2017

The Nigerian Army has apologised for the misinformation it released about the rescue of 10 members of the oil exploration team kidnapped by Boko Haram on July 25, 2017. "It's a confirmation of the boldness and reassurance that Boko Haram has managed to gain over the last six weeks", Yan St-Pierre, from the Modern Security Consulting Group, told AFP. (more...)
A Swedish man died during penis enlargement surgery in a medical first A Swedish man died during penis enlargement surgery in a medical first
- August 01, 2017

While penis enhancement surgery is quite common, researchers warned that there are always risks, referring specifically to several cases where patients have died from gluteal lipoinjection, where fat is transferred to a person's buttock. That makes this guy the first dude ever to die while he was in the middle of a penis enlargement surgery. "Perhaps the risk of fat embolization is higher when pretraumatized tissue is subjected to fat injection, like in this case, where a penis elongation ... (more...)
Charlie Gard to Be Buried With 'His Beloved Toy Monkeys' Charlie Gard to Be Buried With 'His Beloved Toy Monkeys'
- August 01, 2017

President Donald Trump and Pope Francis . Family spokeswoman Alison Smith-Squire told The Sun : "They haven't finalized any plans yet, but they have decided Charlie will be buried with his beloved toy monkeys". Chharlie's parents had wanted to take him back to their home in London for his final days but experts would not let him leave intensive care. As the legal case made global headlines, it drew comment from US President Donald Trump and Pope Francis. (more...)
Breastfeeding 'should be a school subject' Breastfeeding 'should be a school subject'
- August 01, 2017

The proposals put forward to try and combat falling breastfeeding rates come amid concerns that the United Kingdom has one of the lowest rates of breastfeeding in the world, with only 40% of babies still receiving their mother's milk at six to eight weeks. (more...)
MS Department of Health reports first West Nile Virus death of 2017 MS Department of Health reports first West Nile Virus death of 2017
- August 01, 2017

Doctors have diagnosed a second Dallas County resident with the virus. He was not hospitalized, and is recovering. Mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus (WNv) continue to be found in the local area, and have now been found in samples taken from two different locations within the Belleville area, as well as a sample taken from one location within Picton. (more...)
'Harry Potter' author JK Rowling apologizes for spreading false Trump story 'Harry Potter' author JK Rowling apologizes for spreading false Trump story
- August 01, 2017

The footage Rowling retweeted appeared to show Trump ignoring the child, but Morgan found the actual, unedited video that shows Trump greeting the child first. Despite his propensity to heckle and fire back at opponents through Twitter, Trump hasn't yet taken to social media to smear Rowling for her inaccuracy. (more...)
Opposition parties fail to form consensus on joint candidate Opposition parties fail to form consensus on joint candidate
- August 01, 2017

Pakistan opposition members on Monday failed to arrive at a consensus on a single candidate for the interim Prime Minister following Nawaz Sharif's disqualification by the Supreme Court in the Panamagate case. Qureshi claimed that the opposition parties will take their time to think over the option of rallying behind Rasheed. Addressing the media later, Qureshi said the opposition should give a chance to Rasheed - one of the petitioners in the landmark Panama Papers case. (more...)
Patients at risk from lack of staff, nurses warn Patients at risk from lack of staff, nurses warn
- August 01, 2017

Often referred to as the "Cinderella" service within the NHS , campaigners have waged a long campaign over under-funding in mental health. "It is welcome that the government is setting this laudable ambition and investment in the mental health workforce is always welcome", said Janet Davies , chief executive of the Royal College of Nursing . (more...)
Gas Prices Rise in Florida But Still Below National Average Gas Prices Rise in Florida But Still Below National Average
- August 01, 2017

That's an increase of 8 cents from last week and is slightly below the national average of $2.31 per gallon, an increase of 3 cents from last week. On Monday, AAA released a new study on gas prices across the Sunshine State. "The upward climb at pumps across the country has largely continued as crude oil prices rallied and stand within striking distance of $50 per barrel", said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst for GasBuddy.com. (more...)
Netflix drama '13 Reasons Why' linked to suicidal thoughts Netflix drama '13 Reasons Why' linked to suicidal thoughts
- August 01, 2017

In it, a high school girl leaves behind 13 cassette tapes that explain the decision to take her own life. In all, the researchers say there were between 900,000 and 1,500,000 more suicide related searches than were expected in the 19 days following the show's release. (more...)
Poor sleep may add three-centimetres to your waistline, says study Poor sleep may add three-centimetres to your waistline, says study
- July 31, 2017

Those who slept for six hours or less a night had waists that were on average 1.1 inches (3cm) larger than those who slept for nine hours. The researchers took blood samples and recorded the participants' waist measurements, weight and blood pressure. (more...)
Playwright and actor Sam Shepard dies at age of 73 Playwright and actor Sam Shepard dies at age of 73
- July 31, 2017

Shepard's writing - which explored dark issues surrounding American family life, in plays like " Buried Child " (his Pulitzer winner) and " True West " - didn't completely mesh with the persona he projected on screen. With his Hollywood good looks, Shepard became a movie star in the midst of his playwrighting success. Jeanne Moreau, Sam Shepard thank you for enlighten us at 24 frames per second. (more...)
Kenya election official found dead just days before vote Kenya election official found dead just days before vote
- July 31, 2017

Police did not immediately comment. Earlier on Friday at about 10pm, Mr Musando, who is in charge of ICT systems and data centre support, was seen at Anniversary Towers, the electoral agency's headquarters. The announcement of Musando's death came days after an attacker killed a policeman outside the vice-president's country home. Analysts have warned that violence might accompany the hotly contested August 8 vote in which Mr Kenyatta is running again. (more...)
Sensex, Nifty and Nifty Bank hit fresh lifetime high Sensex, Nifty and Nifty Bank hit fresh lifetime high
- July 31, 2017

The broader NSE index closed up 0.63 percent at 10,077.10, a record closing high, and notched up a monthly gain of 5.84 percent. Thus, both Sensex and Nifty managed to stay above the psychological marks of 32,500 and 10,050 respectively. According to the new structure, for saving deposits balance up to Rs 1 crore, SBI will offer a rate of 3.5 percent as compared to 4 percent earlier. (more...)
Sharad Yadav breaks silence, disagree with Nitish's decision Sharad Yadav breaks silence, disagree with Nitish's decision
- July 31, 2017

Bihar's 11 crore people had endorsed our alliance", Yadav told reporters outside Parliament. "I thought this happens in alliance and continued to work", the Bihar CM said. Sharad Yadav, 70, was replaced as party president by Nitish Kumar a year ago, a move created to give the Chief Minister greater control over decisions ahead of the 2019 national election. (more...)
Much loved soccer commentator Les Murray has died, aged 71 Much loved soccer commentator Les Murray has died, aged 71
- July 31, 2017

Murray, who was a former member of an independent ethics committee established by FIFA, was inducted into the Football Federation Australia Hall of Fame in 2003. "He made an huge contribution to football in Australia through his professional work but above all through his passion.he literally brought the game to millions and connected us to the biggest sport in the world, " Lowy said. (more...)
Is your drinking water full of dangerous chemicals? Is your drinking water full of dangerous chemicals?
- July 31, 2017

The EWG database states the utility's water was found to have two contaminants detected at levels above health guidelines. Nitrate, chemical from animal waste or agricultural fertilizers, was detected in more than 1,800 water systems in 2015, serving 7 million people in 48 states above the level that research by the National Cancer Institute shows increases the risk of cancer - a level just half of the federal government's legal limit for nitrate in drinking water. (more...)
DC sees no impact from high court's life-without-parole case DC sees no impact from high court's life-without-parole case
- July 31, 2017

The Associated Press in a story published Monday found after a 50-state review of juvenile life cases that in many states the chance at resentencing has been inconsistent and sometimes elusive. Inmates including Priester filed for new sentencing hearings; his case is still pending. He was 17 when he was convicted of double murder and sentenced to be executed. (more...)
FDA targets to lower nicotine level in tobacco FDA targets to lower nicotine level in tobacco
- July 31, 2017

During an April hearing on whether to advance his nomination for the FDA position, he said some e-cigarettes may have the potential to wean smokers off combustible cigarettes and be less harmful. "Most of the harm associated with smoking is related not to the nicotine but everything else in the smoke". Though there is no specific date as of now, FDA will conduct a public comment session discussing the flavors of e-cigarettes and cigars that appeal to kids and teens such as menthol and other ... (more...)
Esha Gupta reveals Arsenal's Thomas Lemar talks Esha Gupta reveals Arsenal's Thomas Lemar talks
- July 31, 2017

Arsenal take on Sevilla on Sunday as the Emirates Cup continues, while it is looking increasingly unlikely that Sanchez will be ready in time to face Chelsea in the FA Community Shield on August 6. According to Bollywood star Esha Gupta, the Londoners are attempting to do just that, and have been locked in talks with Monaco over a deal for the player. (more...)
John Cena, Brock Lesnar Give Detroit's Joe Louis Arena One Final Salute John Cena, Brock Lesnar Give Detroit's Joe Louis Arena One Final Salute
- July 31, 2017

The night after the last 2 of the 4 major pay per views, The Royal Rumble and Wrestlemania, the WWE main roster has made 3 important call-ups from NXT that has shaped the current RAW and Smackdown rosters. But, the big match on the card tonight was Brock Lesnar and Samoa Joe . While Lesnar received a rousing ovation, Joe had plenty of fans in the arena as well and was not treated like the typical "bad guy" from the Detroit fans. (more...)