Health Care


Trump Slams Puerto Rico Mayor Over Trump Slams Puerto Rico Mayor Over "Poor Leadership" During Recovery Efforts
- October 02, 2017

Others, like the governor, have spoken more positively about federal efforts. Cruz, like Rosello, had been publicly pleading for aid after the storm. As the reality of the situation in Puerto Rico became more apparent, Trump was golfing, working on his travel ban, starting a feud with NFL players who protest during the national anthem , and escalating a war of words with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. (more...)
The White House is pink Sunday evening to honor Breast Cancer Awareness The White House is pink Sunday evening to honor Breast Cancer Awareness
- October 02, 2017

Regular mammograms are the best tests doctors have to find breast cancer early, sometimes up to three years before it can be felt. A couple weeks ago, she was diagnosed for the fourth time. The charity's chief executive, Baroness Delyth Morgan, said: "We hope that by wearing pink, Mr Lavery will encourage his constituents in Wansbeck to get involved in their local community and help us fund life-saving research this Breast Cancer Awareness Month". (more...)
Halt Fare Hike, Delhi Government Tells DMRC Halt Fare Hike, Delhi Government Tells DMRC
- October 02, 2017

The Delhi Government on Thursday told the Delhi Metro Rail Corp ( DMRC ) to hold an impending fare hike till it completes an enquiry on the proposed increase. If the hike is effected, the fares will go up by a maximum of Rs 10. Delhi Metro fares are set to increase for a second time this year from October 1. (more...)
Raiders Staffers Cover Marshawn Lynch As He Sits During National Anthem Raiders Staffers Cover Marshawn Lynch As He Sits During National Anthem
- October 02, 2017

Lynch has been known for his blunt honesty ever since he told a room of reporters he was only attending a press conference so he wouldn't be fined . While other players noted that the protests were to highlight racial injustice and police brutality, Lynch never indicated why he was sitting . (more...)
Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor who begged for more help Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor who begged for more help
- October 02, 2017

A resident walks through a flooded area of Puerto Rico on Wednesday, Sept. 27. In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria , a lot of Puerto Ricans are setting their sights on becoming Texans. Critics say the Jones Act costs American jobs by encouraging residents in Puerto Rico , the U.S. Virgin Islands and Hawaii to buy foreign-made goods that are shipped on foreign flagged vessels, rather than goods made in America . (more...)
Sniffing Out Dementia With A Simple Smell Test Sniffing Out Dementia With A Simple Smell Test
- October 01, 2017

A paper describing the study was published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society . There was also a dose-dependent relationship between the degree of smell loss and the incidence of dementia. Those with a "normal" sense of smell could identify at least four out of five common odours. Study subjects smell each item and are asked to identify that odour, one at a time, from a set of four choices. (more...)
Wallabies, Springboks forced to settle for second draw Wallabies, Springboks forced to settle for second draw
- October 01, 2017

In an intense battle at the Free State Stadium, Springboks five-eighth Elton Jantjies pushed a last-gasp penalty attempt wide after a controversial decision from referee Ben O'Keeffe to ping Marika Koroibete for hands in the ruck. "Although we're very disappointed, I feel like as a group we're progressing and that's a really good sign for us". Foley nailed another penalty in the 33rd minute for a scrum infringement by South Africa. (more...)
Several dead following stampede in India's financial district Several dead following stampede in India's financial district
- October 01, 2017

Goyal, as quoted by PTI , said, "A complete safety and capacity audit of all the FOBs across the suburban train network will be conducted". He also said that from now on the Foot Over Bridges (FOBs) would be deemed mandatory and not just a public amenity. (more...)
Collapsing stage prop injures U.S. rocker Marilyn Manson Collapsing stage prop injures U.S. rocker Marilyn Manson
- October 01, 2017

He is being treated at a local hospital". Reports have come in that his ankle was broken during the incident. TMZ reported that he was about an hour into his set at the Manhattan centre and was performing Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This ) at the time. (more...)
West Bromwich Albion 2-2 Watford West Bromwich Albion 2-2 Watford
- October 01, 2017

The Brazilian attacker had scored the late victor at Swansea last weekend and popped up again here to finally break West Bromwich Albion's stubborn resistance. Rondon was stronger than Christian Kabasele as he managed to get on the end of a lovely pass over the top from Grzegorz Krychowiak before shooting past Heurelho Gomes from a tight angle after 18 minutes. (more...)
Are Rick Pitino, Louisville under FBI investigation? Are Rick Pitino, Louisville under FBI investigation?
- October 01, 2017

This comes as news broke on Tuesday of an FBI investigation into the school for fraud and corruption surrounding illegal payment of a recruit. "When we began our relationship with Adidas almost 20 years ago, we weren't in the same shape we are now", Jurich said in a news release at the time. (more...)
Proposed tax plan means more taxes for New Yorkers Proposed tax plan means more taxes for New Yorkers
- October 01, 2017

The tax proposal gets rid of the personal exemption that filers now claim for each taxpayer and dependent. At the NAM event, Trump will talk about how the tax plan will help make American businesses more competitive, according to a senior administration official. (more...)
NBA Board of Governors approves changes to Draft Lottery system NBA Board of Governors approves changes to Draft Lottery system
- October 01, 2017

Additionally, the team with the third worst record will have a 67% chance of being in the top-5, as opposed to the 96% chance they're now given. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski‏, the Mavericks abstained from the reform vote. "And I think they understand how divisive an issue it is in our society right now". Silver said he wanted players to continue showing unity during the anthem - but to do it while standing. (more...)
Trump the last one eligible to speak of patriotism Trump the last one eligible to speak of patriotism
- October 01, 2017

What I can say is there is a very regular dialogue going on between the players, coaches and owners, as this is an issue that gripped the headlines. And they're in a box. No white NFL players participated in protests during the national anthem until last month . We will stand and remove our hats during the playing of the national anthem at local sporting events. (more...)
San Juan Mayor Responds to Donald Trump's Twitter Attack
- September 30, 2017

This is a 'people are dying" story. "This is a life or death story", she added . It's also a matter of being able to move around and get services to people, which can not happen without fuel. "I think they care, I think they want to respond", Rubio said. As for FEMA's presence, Cruz said members of the agency were on the island. The island has been without water or power since Hurricane Maria hit a week ago. (more...)
'This is not a good news story' 'This is not a good news story'
- September 30, 2017

The Trump administration earlier lifted restrictions known as the Jones Act for 10 days on foreign shipping from the U.S. mainland to Puerto Rico. Saturday morning, Trump tweeted from his golf resort in Bedminster, NJ, "Such poor leadership ability from the mayor of San Juan and others who are not able to get their workers to help". (more...)
Synnex Corporation (SNX) Trading NaN Higher Following Strong Earnings
- September 30, 2017

Loop Capital started coverage with an initial rating of "Buy". BidaskClub lowered shares of Synnex Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Monday, August 14th. If you are accessing this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of U.S. & worldwide copyright legislation. The original version of this report can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/09/29/synnex-corporation-snx-shares-sold-by-blackrock-inc.html. (more...)
Queensland player penalized for 'fake fielding' under new ICC rules Queensland player penalized for 'fake fielding' under new ICC rules
- September 30, 2017

Queensland fielder Marnus Labuschage became the first cricketer to breach the new regulations of fake fielding. The cricket law was broken within 24 hours of its introduction globally. But he realised later that the ball was on its way to long-off where Matthew Renshaw was fielding and completed the run comfortably. The Bulls were subsequently docked five runs under a new rule implemented by the ICC on Thursday, which punishes sides for "intentionally deceiving or distracting a batsman". (more...)
Many Nigeria schools still closed long after rise of Boko Haram Many Nigeria schools still closed long after rise of Boko Haram
- September 30, 2017

About 1,400 schools were destroyed during that period, a lot of them without any possibility of reopening due to the damage caused or insecurity, UNICEF pointed out. Porter quoted the Deputy Executive Director, UNICEF, Mr Justin Forsyth, who said, "Children in North-East Nigeria are living through so much horror". (more...)
AbbVie Settles Legal Fight Against Amgen Over Humira Copycat AbbVie Settles Legal Fight Against Amgen Over Humira Copycat
- September 30, 2017

Amgen's Humira near-copy Amjevita™ (adalimumab-atto) was the fourth biosimilar authorized for sale in the US when it won FDA approval in September 2016. Amgevita will be one of Amgen's first biosimilar launches and will allow the company to "secure a strong foothold in the $4 billion European adalimumab market". (more...)
AFL grand final, Adelaide vs Richmond at the MCG AFL grand final, Adelaide vs Richmond at the MCG
- September 30, 2017

The Crows trail by 9 points to the Tigers at half time. Richmond kicked four unanswered goals in the second quarter, roaring into the lead with 6.4.40 to 4.7.31 over Adelaide at halftime, and they didn't stop there. Tigers skipper Trent Cotchin said of Martin: "Dusty is special but all the guys have been outstanding". At the end of the first quarter, Jacob Townsend lined up for goal only to kick into the man on the mark. (more...)
Q2 Sentiment PTC Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:PTCT) Q2 Sentiment PTC Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:PTCT)
- September 30, 2017

The SI to Akorn Incorporated's float is 23.74%. Separately, Director Donald K. Grierson unloaded 5,000 stocks of the shares in a trade dated Thurs, Aug 3rd. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, June 30 by Cowen & Co. In Play Stocks are volatile enough to produce good risk and reward trading opportunities for both bull and bear traders intraday. (more...)
AHF Blames CDC for Increasing STD Rates AHF Blames CDC for Increasing STD Rates
- September 30, 2017

Some of the alarming highlights include: syphilis rates increased by 17.6 percent over 2015, including a 35 percent increase in women. "They are protecting themselves against pregnancy, but not protecting themselves against STDs", says Mario Perez, who directs the Division of HIV and STD programs at the L.A. (more...)
West Nile Virus-Related Death Confirmed in Iowa West Nile Virus-Related Death Confirmed in Iowa
- September 30, 2017

The city announced the latest detection Friday afternoon (Sept. 28), following its first confirmation in July . The Illinois Health Department reported its first West Nile virus death last week. The chickens can also help determine if disease-carrying mosquitoes are present in the area. There is no vaccine for human West Nile virus, and treatment is limited to caring for symptoms. (more...)
FDA OKs Device With No Finger-Prick For Diabetes FDA OKs Device With No Finger-Prick For Diabetes
- September 29, 2017

After a 12-hour start-up period, it can be worn for up to 10 days, the FDA said. The FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System is developed by Abbott and is intended as a replacement to traditional blood glucose monitoring devices in the US. (more...)