Health Care


Mysterious Braid chopping scare: Women offer prayers at Kali temple Mysterious Braid chopping scare: Women offer prayers at Kali temple
- August 06, 2017

Earlier today, the Uttar Pradesh Police appealed people to not believe in rumours of braid cutting in the state and assured that the cases were being investigated. A 14-year-old girl from Sanjay Gandhi Jhuggi in south Delhi's Dakshinpuri claimed that she had found chopped hair on her clothes, but had not seen anyone do it. (more...)
Philippines: Mindanao island rocked by natural disaster of 5.8 magnitude, no injures reported Philippines: Mindanao island rocked by natural disaster of 5.8 magnitude, no injures reported
- August 05, 2017

In a bulletin, Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said the quake was tectonic in origin, with its epicenter located near Malapatan. A series of earthquakes shook Kansas late Friday and early Saturday morning in Sumner County. The temblor, initially reported as a magnitude 6.0, struck at 8.30 am (0030 GMT), the USGS said. (more...)
Son of Haryana BJP chief among 2 men held for stalking girl Son of Haryana BJP chief among 2 men held for stalking girl
- August 05, 2017

The girl alleged that two youth chased her on their bike. Vikas Barala was arrested by the police along with his accomplice, Ashish, from the Housing Board light point early on Saturday. Medical examination confirmed that they were drunk. Police intercepted the vehicle at the boundary of Chandigarh and Panchkula (which is in Haryana). (more...)
Search on after US Marines aircraft 'mishap' off Australia Search on after US Marines aircraft 'mishap' off Australia
- August 05, 2017

The statement said more details would be provided as they become available. The MV-22 Osprey went down in in Shoalwater Bay, off the coast of Queensland near Rockhampton earlier today. The U.S. Military confirmed in a statement there was an active search and rescue operation for members involved in the MV-22 mishap. The mishap is under investigation, Flanagan said, and search operations are ongoing. (more...)
Climate Change Will Bring 50-Fold Rise in Europe Weather-related Deaths Climate Change Will Bring 50-Fold Rise in Europe Weather-related Deaths
- August 05, 2017

That's 350 million people in 31 countries subjected to an increased risk of death and health hazards, said the study published on Friday in the journal Lancet Planetary Health . It is not just the air where climate change can be measured, but the impact of climate change can be seen equally in other factors as well. " Heat will also be worse in the urban areas", Sublette said. (more...)
Treehouse Foods' (THS) Buy Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets Treehouse Foods' (THS) Buy Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets
- August 05, 2017

On Friday, May 5 the stock rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo to "Market Perform". (NYSE: THS ) by 8.6% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. Its down 0.04, from 1.26 in 2016Q3. It dived, as 53 investors sold TreeHouse Foods Inc. shares while 70 reduced holdings. These funds have also shifted positions in (THS). (more...)
Tamil Nadu fishermen released by Sri Lanka arrive in India Tamil Nadu fishermen released by Sri Lanka arrive in India
- August 05, 2017

He had a fair bit of bowling to do to make up for Pradeep's absence, and took the wicket of Cheteshwar Pujara . Rahane , who scored his ninth Test century nine months after scoring his last ton, which came against New Zealand in 2016, said he was confident about performing well before the start of the current series. (more...)
Anderson drives out top seed Thiem Anderson drives out top seed Thiem
- August 05, 2017

Sock won the match 7-5, 6-4. Paul, who has never faced Nishikori, has ousted seventh seed Lucas Pouille and 11th seed Gilles Muller. Fourth-seeded German Julia Goerges beat sixth-seeded Monica Niculescu 6-3, 6-4, to advance. Nishikori is set to play against the three-time champion Argentine Juan Martin del Potro, who achieved his 15th straight win in the tournament at the cost of Slovak Lukas Lacko 7-5, 6-2. (more...)
Earnings On Deck For OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. Earnings On Deck For OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd.
- August 05, 2017

Receive OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. XL Group presently has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $44.90. The insurance provider reported $0.96 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.08. (more...)
Neymar completes £200m transfer from Barcelona to PSG Neymar completes £200m transfer from Barcelona to PSG
- August 05, 2017

It's believed that the motivating factor in Neymar's shock transfer was to escape Lionel Messi's shadow at Barcelona . The Blaugrana stated that they are passing on the details of the deal to Uefa, who will now examine "the disciplinary responsibilities" that are tied in with the move that has shocked football and blown the previous world transfer record - Manchester United's £89m signing of Paul Pogba - out the water. (more...)
Dead bird tests positive for West Nile virus Dead bird tests positive for West Nile virus
- August 05, 2017

Idaho led the nation in West Nile illnesses in 2006 with almost 1,000 infections that contributed to 23 deaths, according to state health officials. The virus has been found in the northern house mosquito, an insect that likes to live and breed around humans, and one that has been discovered in urbanized areas of Ottawa. (more...)
Singapore bans prominent professor for influencing its foreign policy Singapore bans prominent professor for influencing its foreign policy
- August 05, 2017

Huang Jing, the Director of the Centre on Asia and Globalisation, and Lee Foundation Professor on US-China Relations, at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, has been identified as an agent of influence of a foreign country. The statement doesn't identify the foreign country he allegedly acted for. He was a co-leader of the multi-year US-China Crisis Management project (with Michael Swaine of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and Iain Johnston of Harvard University). (more...)
Bandcamp Holds Fundraiser for Transgender Law Center Bandcamp Holds Fundraiser for Transgender Law Center
- August 04, 2017

We support our LGBT+ users and staff, and we stand against any person or group that would see them further marginalized. The company also noted that the decision to exclude transgender people from the military was partly motivated to help fund the country's border wall, a move they say exposes the administration's 'cynical, discriminatory agenda '. (more...)
The Dark Tower TV Series Moves Ahead With Former Walking Dead Showrunner The Dark Tower TV Series Moves Ahead With Former Walking Dead Showrunner
- August 04, 2017

Los Angeles [U.S.A.], August 4: The film adaptation of " The Dark Tower ", based on the popular series of books from Stephen King , has been in development for literally 10 years. Directed by Danish filmmaker Nikolaj Arcel, whose latest work was the period drama A Royal Affair in 2012, the film is rushed, flat, devoid of any real excitement, filled with bad dialog, and anchored by a truly awful performance at its center. (more...)
BMS boosts immuno-oncology with $2.3bn IFM buy
- August 04, 2017

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) has declined 23.19% since August 4, 2016 and is downtrending. Piper Jaffray Companies fixed a $60.00 target price on Bristol-Myers Squibb and issued the shares a "hold" recommendation in a study on Thurs, Jul 27th. (more...)
Niger Delta Leaders Withdraw Nov 1 Ultimatum Issued To FG Niger Delta Leaders Withdraw Nov 1 Ultimatum Issued To FG
- August 04, 2017

However, Okechukwu stated that the Buhari administration was working to deliver the dividends of democracy to Nigerians, and told Clark to ask Niger Delta senators what was delaying the signing of the loan to start projects in the region. The modular refineries should kick off immediately. "PANDEF is also pretending not to notice that the amnesty programme is still operating on the corrupt template that still pays ghost militants after it hoodwinked the government into believing in the ... (more...)
First hints Parkinson's can be stopped — BBCI First hints Parkinson's can be stopped — BBCI
- August 04, 2017

The person suffering from Parkinson has his brain progressing damaged and finds its hard to move and eventually faces memory problems. Though existing drugs are useful in managing the symptoms of the disease but as such they are not able to stop the brain cells from dying.A clinical trial was conducted on 62 patients and the results showed that the diabetes drug exenatide stopped the progression of the disease. (more...)
The younger a boy sees porn, the worse he treats women The younger a boy sees porn, the worse he treats women
- August 04, 2017

The youngest porn encounter was at the age of five and the oldest at more than 26 years old. The researchers found that those who saw porn at a younger ager were more likely to agree with the statements regarding male dominance, like "things tend to be better when men are in charge". (more...)
Techie from Bengaluru arrested relating to Aadhaar data leak Techie from Bengaluru arrested relating to Aadhaar data leak
- August 04, 2017

The complaint was filed at the High Ground Police Station on July 26 and it was later transferred to Cyber Crime police. The investigators say that data in Aadhaar was accessed by using the e-hospital application in the server of National Informatics Centre. (more...)
'Partial radiotherapy better for breast cancer patients' 'Partial radiotherapy better for breast cancer patients'
- August 04, 2017

While larger studies are needed before the technology can be rolled out in clinics, Dr Yuan said: "In future such a test could pick out patients at the highest risk of their cancer returning". "Some women have a poorer prognosis due to lack of effective therapies available for their specific breast cancer". Katherine Woods, from the charity Breast Cancer Now, which co-funded the study, spoke of her excitement at the results. (more...)
Glitter iPhone Cases Recalled for Causing Chemical Burns Glitter iPhone Cases Recalled for Causing Chemical Burns
- August 04, 2017

For more information, contact MixBin Electronics by telephone at 1-855-215-4935 Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m.to 5 p.m. ET, or visit the recall website. There have been multiple reports of the liquid inside the cases leaking through cracks and onto skin, causing painful chemical burns and scarring. If you own one of these cases, stop using it and contact MixBin immediately. (more...)
Statins reduce chance of second stroke by 30% Statins reduce chance of second stroke by 30%
- August 04, 2017

Patients who stop taking statins after suffering a stroke are at greater risk of suffering another one, according to research. Blacks were more likely than whites to be discharged on a statin outside the Stroke Belt (RR, 1.42; 95% CI, 1.04 to 1.94), but no racial association was present among Stroke Belt residents (RR, 0.93; 95% CI, 0.69 to 1.26; P for interaction = 0.228). (more...)
Neymar seals world record £200m move from Barcelona to Paris St Germain Neymar seals world record £200m move from Barcelona to Paris St Germain
- August 04, 2017

The payment of the clause shatters the previous world record transfer of 105 million euros (then $116 million) that Manchester United paid for France midfielder Paul Pogba a year ago. As such, the Club will pass on to UEFA the details of the above operation so that they can determine the disciplinary responsibilities that may arise from this case . (more...)
Henderson Group PLC Purchases 465517 Shares of Bank of America Corporation (BAC) Henderson Group PLC Purchases 465517 Shares of Bank of America Corporation (BAC)
- August 04, 2017

Gradient Investments LLC raised its stake in Bank of America Corporation by 18.2% in the first quarter. Strategic Glob Limited Company has 1.28% invested in Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) for 156,319 shares. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 14th. Investors of record on Friday, September 1st will be paid a $0.12 dividend. (more...)
Health Canada Authorizes New Supervised Consumption Site in Victoria, British Columbia Health Canada Authorizes New Supervised Consumption Site in Victoria, British Columbia
- August 04, 2017

Medical personnel will be available to immediately respond to symptoms of an overdose. The facility will be modeled after Insite in Vancouver, the first supervised injection site in the country. In response to the worsening fentanyl crisis, Island Health opened a temporary overdose prevention site at Our Place in December. It has a paramedic standing by to respond to overdoses, but can only take three people at a time and does not have all the health supports a fully supervised injection ... (more...)