Health Care


Injured Fish Found In Canada Illustrates The Harm Littering Can Cause Injured Fish Found In Canada Illustrates The Harm Littering Can Cause
- November 01, 2017

He posted : "Pick up your garbage". When Mr Turnbull caught the fish, it fought back as normal, but he noticed its wound on closer inspection. On his Instagram page , where he also posted a photo of the fish, he wrote: 'It's super simple, put garbage in a garbage. (more...)
OR gets A for Premature Birth Report Card OR gets A for Premature Birth Report Card
- November 01, 2017

Babies who survive an early birth often face serious and lifelong health problems, including breathing problems, jaundice, vision loss, cerebral palsy and intellectual delays. Hispanic women accounted for 9.1 percent of preterm births and Asian/Pacific Islander women accounted for 10.3 percent of preterm births in Louisiana. (more...)
White House to defend Cuba embargo at United Nations, reversing Obama
- November 01, 2017

The U.S. and Israel were the only dissenting voters in the 193-member General Assembly. But past year, under President Barack Obama , the US abstained for the first time, as Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro moved forward with the historic warming of relations. (more...)
Cobham plc (LSE:COB) Price to Cash in Focus Cobham plc (LSE:COB) Price to Cash in Focus
- November 01, 2017

This cash is what a company uses to meet its financial obligations, such as making payments on debt or to pay out dividends. The Earnings Yield Five Year average for Close Brothers Group plc is 0.040926. Earnings Yield is calculated by taking the operating income or earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) and dividing it by the Enterprise Value of the company. (more...)
Calquence Approved for Mantle Cell Lymphoma
- November 01, 2017

CALQUENCE (acalabrutinib), received orphan drug designation by the FDA in 2015 as well as breakthrough therapy designation earlier this year. Michael L Wang, MD, professor at the department of lymphoma and myeloma at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and principal investigator of the ACE-LY-004 MCL clinical trial, said the acalabrutinib approval represented an "important development" for patients now battling mantle cell lymphoma , which he described as an ... (more...)
Notable Stock in Focus: Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)
- November 01, 2017

Bb&T Secs reported 0.07% stake. In related news, Director Ernest Mario sold 18,506 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 10th. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $166.00 target price (up previously from $163.00) on shares of Celgene Corporation in a research note on Monday. (more...)
National anthem in morning, Vande Mataram in evening must: Jaipur Mayor National anthem in morning, Vande Mataram in evening must: Jaipur Mayor
- November 01, 2017

Lahoti, however, stuck to his guns, saying the move would provide positive energy at the beginning and end of the day. The new diktat comes in the middle of a debate over the singing of the national anthem in cinema halls. Further, the Jaipur mayor said that those who don't want to sing the national anthem can go to Pakistan. "So, every child should know what one's stance should be during the anthem; they should know which nation they are living in". (more...)
China issued guidelines, considers three-year jail for disrespecting national anthem China issued guidelines, considers three-year jail for disrespecting national anthem
- November 01, 2017

In September Beijing imposed a penalty of 15 days in police detention for those who mocked the March of the Volunteers . The Hong Kong SAR is expected to implement the law by way of local legislation if the decision is adopted. In one such incident in 2015 during the World Cup qualifier between the city and its mainland rivals, Hong Kong fans jeered the anthem. "It is urgent and important to apply the National Anthem Law in Hong Kong, in a bid to prevent and handle such offences". (more...)
Glasgow is the most polluted city in the UK
- November 01, 2017

Of the 51 United Kingdom cities and towns listed in an air quality database, 44 fail the WHO's test for fine sooty particles smaller than 2.5 microns, which are linked to heart disease and premature death. One of the noted medical journals, Lancet states that indoor air pollution is also connected to more than 1.24 lakh deaths in the country in the year 2015. (more...)
Methodist Children's Hospital brings Halloween parade to young patients Methodist Children's Hospital brings Halloween parade to young patients
- November 01, 2017

The only trick to Halloween at the Dwaine and Cynthia Willett's Children's Hospital is a good one: treats delivered right to the kids' rooms as part of their 28th Annual Reverse Trick or Treat. The hospital and staff wanted to get into the Halloween spirit with decorations and elaborate costumes for the kids who aren't able to celebrate Halloween in the traditional way. (more...)
Alzheimer's disease can be kept at bay by nutrient drink Alzheimer's disease can be kept at bay by nutrient drink
- November 01, 2017

The neurons of the brain produce the amyloid-β protein in large amounts when a person has Alzheimer's, he said. If the study findings are true of humans, then the team hopes that they might lead to drugs that do not have to target the brain, which is hard to reach and treat. (more...)
FDA considers revoking claim soy reduces heart disease risk FDA considers revoking claim soy reduces heart disease risk
- October 31, 2017

Up to 300 products in the United States carry the claim that soy can reduce heart disease. "This proposed action, which has undergone a thorough FDA review, underscores our commitment to providing consumers with information they can trust to make informed dietary choices". (more...)
Revanth Reddy, former Telangana TDP leader, joins Congress Revanth Reddy, former Telangana TDP leader, joins Congress
- October 31, 2017

TDP Party in Telangana is now facing lot of fire as TDP leader, Fire brand Revanthreddy left the party and joined AICC today. "This is something unique". Reddy. Earlier, Reddy had accused TDP cabinet ministers in Andhra Pradesh of seeking favours from Telangana chief minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao. "People in Telangana are longing for a political realignment", he said in his resignation letter. (more...)
Can A Lipstick Tester Give You Herpes? One Woman Is Suing Sephora Can A Lipstick Tester Give You Herpes? One Woman Is Suing Sephora
- October 31, 2017

A woman from California is now suing Sephora after she claims a lipstick sample from the "common use" tubes on display gave her herpes on her lip. Many stores encourage their customers to clean cosmetic samples before using them. "Common use" testers at cosmetic stores have always been the subject of scrutiny among dermatologists and doctors. (more...)
Rohr Fortifies Eagles With Youngsters Rohr Fortifies Eagles With Youngsters
- October 31, 2017

Uzoho made his first team debut on October 15, starting in a 0-0 away draw against SD Eibar. The gangling lad was a member of Nigeria's Eaglets squad that won the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in United Arab Emirates (UAE) in 2013. Dutch-born defender Tyronne Ebuehi , who was placed on standby for the Zambia clash, is on the list alongside big-name players such as Mikel Obi, Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho, Alex Iwobi, Shehu Abdullahi, Ogenyi Onazi, Odion Ighalo, Leon Balogun and William ... (more...)
Six Greenville County hospitals get A's for patient safety
- October 31, 2017

NY came in at No. 47 and was one of five states with the lowest percentage of "A" hospitals this fall. Along with the 19 hospitals in MI earning an "A", 26 earned a "B", 28 earned a "C" and four earned a "D". Encompassing academic and clinical excellence, the medical system attracts internationally renowned physicians and scientists who strive to provide world-class patient care at Keck Hospital of USC , USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital and more than 40 ... (more...)
Drug take-back collects 3500 pounds of pills Drug take-back collects 3500 pounds of pills
- October 31, 2017

The seven Upper Peninsula Michigan State Police (MSP) posts collected 193.86 pounds of prescription drugs during National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day held on Saturday, October 28, 2017. Studies show that a majority of abused prescription drugs are obtained from family and friends, including from the home medicine cabinet. Volunteers also collected sharps or needles for safe disposal. (more...)
Shooting near WSU Pullman campus
- October 31, 2017

Now many students are asking why they never received a follow up notification to give them an all clear. According to the news release, officers determined a group of subjects attending the party on Duncan Lane had surrounded a vehicle that was attempting to leave and were trying to forcibly remove someone from the vehicle when two shots were fired from the vehicle. (more...)
Like black licorice? It could land you in the hospital, FDA warns Like black licorice? It could land you in the hospital, FDA warns
- October 31, 2017

But if you're keeping a bowl of candies on stand-by, you might want to leave out the black licorice . But eat enough of those sticks or sweets, so popular during Halloween , and you could suffer the consequences. Katz says potassium levels are usually restored with no permanent health problems when consumption of black licorice stops. The NIH, however, says there isn't enough data that licorice is an effective treatment for any health problem. (more...)
Teal Pumpkin Project Promotes Allergy-Safe Trick-or-Treating Teal Pumpkin Project Promotes Allergy-Safe Trick-or-Treating
- October 31, 2017

If you are out trick or treating with your children Tuesday night, you may notice teal-colored pumpkins on the front of some doorsteps. It's goal is to bring awareness to the almost 6 million children in the U.S. A few years ago, someone had the idea to paint a pumpkin with the color to raise awareness. "It is respectful to children who've been affected by food allergies that are out of their control, and allows them to feel included on Halloween", she said. (more...)
Shahid Kapoor Is Very Easy To Work With Says Ranveer Singh Shahid Kapoor Is Very Easy To Work With Says Ranveer Singh
- October 31, 2017

Yes! It has been reported that a set of Hollywood technicians have come to make it even more impressive. For reflecting Ranveer and Shahid's characters in their costumes, the filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali hired the services of a brand co-owned by artist Vipul Amar and psychologist Harsheen Arora, according to a Mid-day report. (more...)
Samsung Electronics' Q3 operating profit triples on brisk chip sales
- October 31, 2017

But its net profits soared 148 percent on the same period a year ago, it said in a statement, thanks to strong demand for its memory chips and a recovery in smartphone sales with the roll-out of the new generation Galaxy Note 8. Almost 70 percent of the operating profit came from its memory chip unit that posted an operating profit of 9.96 trillion won with the profit margin of 50 percent. (more...)
Meth found in kids candy bag after trick or treating in Keshena Meth found in kids candy bag after trick or treating in Keshena
- October 31, 2017

However, the tribe is coming together with several business stepping up along with the College of Menominee to host another trick or treating event on Tuesday night from 5-7. Authorities again encourage the community to check their children's Halloween candy thoroughly. "We haven't received any other reports". Police in the area are investigating and asking parents to pay close attention to anything that looks suspicious. (more...)
JUST IN: President Buhari in a close door meeting with Tinubu JUST IN: President Buhari in a close door meeting with Tinubu
- October 31, 2017

The meeting, which is ongoing at the Presidential Villa, is being attended by leaders of the party drawn across the country. "Conflict resolution mechanism is inbuilt in how you handle your party; the governance and the party are joined by the hips". (more...)
Chronic acetaminophen use during pregnancy almost doubles risk of ADHD Chronic acetaminophen use during pregnancy almost doubles risk of ADHD
- October 31, 2017

The link was, however, confined to longer-term use-particularly a month or longer. And they discovered women who consumed the drug while pregnant increased their risk of having a child with ADHD by 220 percent. "The last thing we'd want, heading into flu season, is for women not to use acetaminophen to get a fever down", she said. Fathers with long-term use before conception had twice as many children with ADHD. (more...)