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FDA Warns Of Deaths Linked To Opioid-Like Kratom
- Ноября 15, 2017

Evidence suggests that kratom has similar effects to narcotics like opioids, and, according to Gottleib's statement , it has similar risks of abuse, addiction, and in some cases death, too. Anita Gupta, an osteopathic anesthesiologist and licensed pharmacist, has expressed concern about an increase in the use of kratom among her chronic pain patients. (more...)
Volunteers needed to knit, crochet special hats for newborns Volunteers needed to knit, crochet special hats for newborns
- Ноября 14, 2017

The organization needs helpers for its " Little Hats, Big Hearts " campaign, which provides homemade red hats to infants born at participating hospitals in February, also known as American Heart Month. For any questions about Little Hats, Big Hearts in CT, please contact Lisa Neff, Lisa.Neff@heart.org or 203-295-2954. During American Heart Month, the "Little Hats, Big Hearts" program aims to encourage parents to live heart-healthy lives and to raise awareness about congenital heart defects. (more...)
At least 3 killed in Tehama County shooting At least 3 killed in Tehama County shooting
- Ноября 14, 2017

She reported seeing a Honda drive by with the windows shot out. A Corning Unified School district employee confirmed there were injuries at the school. A 6-year-old and another child are among the injured. Local law enforcement have blocked off the road that leads to the school. Police said there were "at least five" shooting scenes. (more...)
Jerry Jones 'laughs' in the face of National Football League attacks Jerry Jones 'laughs' in the face of National Football League attacks
- Ноября 14, 2017

NBC's Pro Football Talk reported Sunday that multiple owners have discussed the possibility of using the nuclear option - the NFL's executive committee has the power to force an owner out for "conduct detrimental to the welfare of the league" - on the rogue owner. (more...)
Bespoke McLaren 720S brings Dubai to the British supercar Bespoke McLaren 720S brings Dubai to the British supercar
- Ноября 14, 2017

The centrepiece is at the back, and comprises a rear wing emblazoned with a quote from company founder Bruce McLaren in Arabic, stylised to look like the Dubai skyline. Exterior upgrades replace the front splitter, air intakes, rear bumper and roof with carbonfibre units. The interior is also completely black, with both black Alcantara and black leather trim complemented by MSO Defined carbon fiber sill panels, fascia vents and steering wheel. (more...)
Trump's Pick for HHS Secretary is Former Pharma Executive Alex Azar Trump's Pick for HHS Secretary is Former Pharma Executive Alex Azar
- Ноября 14, 2017

Patient advocacy organization Public Citizen said Azar has made it clear he is opposed to measures "to restrain prescription companies' profiteering and limit improper marketing" and that he favors weaker safety approval standards. Democratic Senator Patty Murray, who has been working on bipartisan healthcare legislation, tweeted, "Given Alex Azar's professional background, there are concerns on whether he can fairly execute any significant effort to lower drug prices for patients & families". (more...)
USA regulators approve first digital pill to track patients
- Ноября 14, 2017

A patient ingests the pill, and a sensor inside the pill activates when it reaches the stomach fluids, sending a message to a wearable patch. In September, the FDA approved the first mobile app to treat certain substance use disorders, developed by the Boston company Pear Therapeutics. (more...)
IPOB: We're Boycotting, Not Disrupting Anambra Poll IPOB: We're Boycotting, Not Disrupting Anambra Poll
- Ноября 14, 2017

According to him, "Whether you vote or not, it does not change anything". "Let this election be conducted once and for all so that that we can rest". In another development, ahead of the November 18 Anambra State governorship election, President of the court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Adamu-Bulkachwa, has constituted an Election Petition Tribunal for the state. (more...)
Argentina vs Nigeria: Rohr speaks on Messi's exclusion Argentina vs Nigeria: Rohr speaks on Messi's exclusion
- Ноября 14, 2017

The Super Eagles will be attempting to give a glimpse of what they can offer going to the World Cup when they take on the Argentine national team in a high profile friendly on Tuesday in Krasnodar, Russia . Nigeria qualified for next year's World Cup from a tough group that included African champions Algeria, Cameroon and Zambia with a game to spare. They have met at Under-17, Under-20, Under-23 and senior level, dating back to 1993 when Nigeria's U17s played Argentina for the first ... (more...)
Georgian Excavation Site Holds the First Evidence of Wine Production Georgian Excavation Site Holds the First Evidence of Wine Production
- Ноября 14, 2017

A team of Gadachrili Gora Regional Archaeological Project Expedition ( GRAPE ), a joint undertaking between the University of Toronto and the Georgian National Museum found pottery fragments of ceramic jars at two early Ceramic Neolithic sites (6000-4500 BC) called Gadachrili Gora and Shulaveris Gora , almost 50 kilometres south of the modern capital of Tbilisi. (more...)
Diabetes a very real danger for women Diabetes a very real danger for women
- Ноября 14, 2017

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Delhi: Man arrested for opening fire near Rohini Court complex Delhi: Man arrested for opening fire near Rohini Court complex
- Ноября 14, 2017

Hours after the murder, lawyers sought to blame police, saying that "laxity" in frisking and checking people at entry and exit gates was to blame. This was the second shootout near the court complex. He had been absconding for the past seven years in a cheating case registered at the south Rohini police station in 2010, over a sale of a plot there. (more...)
Major Fire accident in Annapurna Studios today; No loss of life Major Fire accident in Annapurna Studios today; No loss of life
- Ноября 14, 2017

He said the blaze was brought under control within a couple of hours and said eyewitnesses reported noticing smoke emerging from a corner before flames engulfed the entire set. Annapurna studios was established by Nageswara Rao Akkineni and at present, Akkineni Nagarjuna is the chairman of the same. Apart from producing and distributing films, it also provides other facilities that vary from editing, dubbing, outdoor sets, sets construction. (more...)
Oppo Partners Reliance Jio to Offer Up to 100GB Additional Data Oppo Partners Reliance Jio to Offer Up to 100GB Additional Data
- Ноября 14, 2017

The plan is seen as competition to Reliance Jio's 459 plan which also offers unlimited calling and 84GB data for the period of 84 days. "The validity of the additional data voucher would be same as that of the base plan". The offer is valid only for Oppo F3 , F5, F1 Plus, F3 Plus , F1s, A37F, A33F, A57, A37Fw, and A71 clients. Well, it is important to know that the 100GB additional data will not be given to the users at one go, instead will be offered at intervals. (more...)
Delhi: Air quality level remains severe in capital Delhi: Air quality level remains severe in capital
- Ноября 14, 2017

The Delhi administration, which described the city as a "gas chamber," had previously ordered schools for young children to close only for Wednesday. "The situation in Delhi is so bad and if the pollution can be brought down in any way, we will do it", he told AFP. The Times of India wrote a scathing editorial about the capital's air pollution. (more...)
Delhi pollution: After Punjab's Amarinder, Kejriwal trains guns Khattar over smog crisis
- Ноября 14, 2017

In its response to Kejriwal, the Haryana CM agreed to meet him "any time", but advised him to "rise above short-term electoral interests" in this matter. Khattar also claimed that satellite imagery shows a reduction in stubble burning in Haryana since 2014. "You (Kejriwal) may feel free to call me to fine tune a mutually convenient date, time and venue for the meeting", he wrote. (more...)
Ben McAdoo laments defense's lack of 'desire to finish'
- Ноября 14, 2017

That kind of logic is beyond laughable and if that's the mindset of Kyle Shanahan , I'd have to seriously question his sanity. Pugh, who had not played since October 22 against the Seahawks, said after Sunday's game that he felt good early in the day. (more...)
NPA urges members to be Antibiotic Guardians as awareness weeks gets underway NPA urges members to be Antibiotic Guardians as awareness weeks gets underway
- Ноября 14, 2017

The theme is: "Seek advice from a qualified health care professional before taking antibiotics". "The lectures will be presented by some of the national core group members and members of the advisory committee, and will focus on the findings on antibiotic use and resistance in the AMR situational analysis. (more...)
New Blood Pressure Guidelines Mean Yours Might be Too High Now New Blood Pressure Guidelines Mean Yours Might be Too High Now
- Ноября 14, 2017

The four main classes of drugs for blood pressure have generic versions and can be as cheap as a few dollars a month. "In young healthy people with flexible blood vessels, elastic and compliant, the numbers tend to be low or normal ", said Dr Mark Lampert, A NorthShore University Healthsystem Cardiologist. (more...)
Salvation Army boosts campaign goal by 25% Salvation Army boosts campaign goal by 25%
- Ноября 13, 2017

According to a press release, 1,885 "angels" were helped in Bryan-College Station last year, and about 2,200 will be available for adoption this year. Bell ringers and the familiar red kettles will be posted outside businesses in the metro area. The goal this year is $500,000. You need to bring a photo ID, proof of income and address along with birth certificates, report cards or custody papers with birth dates for every child in your household. (more...)
Bill Gates to donate $50 million to fund advancing Alzheimer's research Bill Gates to donate $50 million to fund advancing Alzheimer's research
- Ноября 13, 2017

This includes better understanding about how Alzheimer's unfolds, need to detect and diagnose Alzheimer's earlier, more approaches to stopping the disease, need to make it easier to get people enrolled in clinical trials and need to use data better. (more...)
Iran says it does not interfere in Lebanese state affairs, says TV Iran says it does not interfere in Lebanese state affairs, says TV
- Ноября 13, 2017

His remarks came during a television interview with Lebanese journalist Paula Yacoubian in Riyadh, where Mr Hariri has remained since his resignation . While Hariri cited the overwhelming influence of Iran and Hezbollah on Lebanese politics as the reason for his departure from office, there have been many indications that he is being kept against will in Saudi Arabia. (more...)
Police To Probe Wike, Amaechi Clash Police To Probe Wike, Amaechi Clash
- Ноября 13, 2017

Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Electronic Media. The former governor challenged the validity of the proceedings in court but lost and thereafter appealed the decision. They hit the vehicle, tried to smash the windscreens, back and side windows and broke a side mirror. Tonye Princewill went further to ask, "why did an attempt by Amaechi who was behind the steering to navigate his vehicle out of danger was accosted by two security men from the Governor's convoy who had ... (more...)
Sexual activity poses exceedingly small risk in causing sudden cardiac arrest Sexual activity poses exceedingly small risk in causing sudden cardiac arrest
- Ноября 13, 2017

Sudden cardiac death kills about 350,000 Americans each year. Men made up the vast majority of the sex-triggered deaths, 32 out of 34, and this means in men, one per cent of all sudden heart attack deaths was sex related, compared with 0.1 per cent in women. (more...)
Disneyland shuts down two cooling towers after visitors experienced Legionnaires' disease Disneyland shuts down two cooling towers after visitors experienced Legionnaires' disease
- Ноября 11, 2017

Ten of the 12 people who became ill were hospitalized. Legionnaires' can cause severe pneumonia and is spread by mist from contaminated water. According to health officials, the person who died in connection to the Disneyland outbreak had additional health issues. (more...)

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