Health Care


Heart-Wrenching Footage Of Starving Polar Bear Exposes Climate Crisis Heart-Wrenching Footage Of Starving Polar Bear Exposes Climate Crisis
- December 09, 2017

The photographer said that he filmed the slow death as to make sure people realize how bears are starving to death. The muscles atrophy. No energy. National Geographic footage of a starving polar bear searching for food has devastated animal lovers the world over for its tragic depiction of the effects of climate change on the endangered species. (more...)
Two Dozen House Republicans Do an About-Face on Tuition Tax Two Dozen House Republicans Do an About-Face on Tuition Tax
- December 09, 2017

But I can't know what I'm going to do until I know what the damage potential is". It's not just graduate students who are crying foul over a House Republican plan to impose a massive new tax burden on them-some House Republicans are joining their cause. (more...)
Is Stock's Performance Impressive? Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) Is Stock's Performance Impressive? Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)
- December 09, 2017

Bnp Paribas Asset has 124,076 shares. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $17.46. It has underperformed by 65.21% the S&P500. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 94,559 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,361,649.60. (more...)
Zardari puts weight behind PAT's demand of CM Shahbaz's resignation Zardari puts weight behind PAT's demand of CM Shahbaz's resignation
- December 09, 2017

The PSP delegation consists of Mustafa Kamal, Raza Haroon and Iftikhar Randhawa, who will meet Dr Qadri at his residence. Speaking to media personnel at the Allama Iqbal International Airport, Syed Mustafa Kamal lamented the Model Town tragedy. (more...)
Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) Downgraded by Vetr
- December 09, 2017

It has underperformed by 60.56% the S&P500. Daiwa Sb Investments Ltd decreased Starbucks Corp ( SBUX ) stake by 90.29% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. UBS cut their price target on shares of Starbucks from $67.00 to $64.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. (more...)
MAI Capital Management Has $13.31 Million Stake in Intel Corporation
- December 09, 2017

About 11.23M shares traded. Intel Corporation ( INTC ) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 21.35%. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. On Wednesday, June 21 the stock rating was maintained by Northland Capital with "Hold". Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Intel from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $39.00 target price for the company in a research report on Wednesday, September 6th. (more...)
Taylor Swift Can't Shake Off Her New Backup Dancer James Corden Taylor Swift Can't Shake Off Her New Backup Dancer James Corden
- December 09, 2017

The segment saw Corden offering his services as assistant to the general manager at The Forum in California, which hosted a leg of the touring iHeartRadio Jingle Ball . To his credit, Corden nails the choreography to " Look What You Made Me Do ", but his awkward pre-performance huddle and determination to sing along with Swift aren't exactly what she's looking for in her entourage. (more...)
DOH: No mandate supporting medication of kids with dengue DOH: No mandate supporting medication of kids with dengue
- December 08, 2017

Previously the government said more than 733,000 people had been vaccinated. The previous administration of president Benigno Aquino launched the vaccination programme past year, making the Philippines the first nation to use Dengvaxia on a mass scale. (more...)
Illicit liquor racket: Woman beaten for helping cops in Delhi Illicit liquor racket: Woman beaten for helping cops in Delhi
- December 08, 2017

How she was paraded in the streets in a "wrong way" at noon. "The liquor mafia said that they would do the same with Ms Jaihind and any other woman who opposes them", the victim said between sobs. A police personnel tried to stop them, but he was also thrashed. Police have registered a case under various sections of the Indian Penal Code against the women involved in the incident. (more...)
FRDI Bill provides additional protection to depositors' interests: Finmin FRDI Bill provides additional protection to depositors' interests: Finmin
- December 08, 2017

The bank unions were opposing the Bill for this proposal and had said the objective is to heavily empower the new authority with sweeping powers to dismantle and erase public sector financial institutions. "If this Bill becomes law in the existing format, depositors" money will be used to bail out failing financial institutions. In India, all possible steps and policy measures are taken to prevent the failure of banks and protection of interests of depositors (e.g. (more...)
Damishi Sango, Ex-Sports Minister Kidnapped Damishi Sango, Ex-Sports Minister Kidnapped
- December 08, 2017

John Akans, Plateau State Publicity Secretary of PDP, had earlier at a press conference held at the party's secretariat in Jos , on Thursday ruled out any connection with politics in the kidnap, and described the road where the kidnap took place as a den of kidnappers. (more...)
APC afraid of holding national convention - Makarfi APC afraid of holding national convention - Makarfi
- December 08, 2017

It's a good omen to everybody in the PDP. "I am glad they (committee members) are working hard and I have seen that they want to make sure that the convention of the PDP is rancour-free, transparent, and everybody will be given a level playing ground". (more...)
Lexus to Unveil the LF-1 Limitless Concept Flagship Crossover in Detroit Lexus to Unveil the LF-1 Limitless Concept Flagship Crossover in Detroit
- December 08, 2017

We won't have long to wait before Lexus fills us in, though, with the LF-1 Limitless set to be unveiled at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, which runs from January 13-29. Among them there will be further new concepts, some special editions of existing models, including anniversary models, and also next-generation versions of current Lexus product. (more...)
Mass. Hit With Early Flu Season Mass. Hit With Early Flu Season
- December 07, 2017

Flu activity is listed as widespread in four states: Massachusetts, Georgia, Louisiana and Oklahoma. Both the CDC and the Department of Public Health stress getting a flu shot. The more people who get vaccinated, the more people will be protected from flu, including older people, very young children, pregnant women, and people with certain long-term health conditions who are more vulnerable to serious flu complications. (more...)
Unranked Washington Upsets No. 2 Kansas, 74-65 Unranked Washington Upsets No. 2 Kansas, 74-65
- December 07, 2017

The Washington Huskies (7-2) pulled off a stunner Wednesday night when they downed the No. 2 Kansas Jayhawks 74-65 in a de facto road game at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Kansas led by five points early in the first half, but Washington managed to squeeze out a 36-34 halftime lead and then took over in the second half. (more...)
No exemption given under Odd-Even, Delhi govt tells Green Court No exemption given under Odd-Even, Delhi govt tells Green Court
- December 07, 2017

According to the Delhi government, it had very strong reasons for making the exemptions, saying many women do not feel comfortable or safe in public transport, especially those who work at odd hours. "However, you need to state both PM 2.5 and PM 10 concentration levels, which are not harmful to human health and tolerable", noted the bench. Sri Lankan players wore masks as the air quality dipped, while some even vomited on field because of the pollution. (more...)
Weird! Buhari 'Commissions' Release of 500 Prisoners in Kano Weird! Buhari 'Commissions' Release of 500 Prisoners in Kano
- December 07, 2017

The President arrived the VIP Wing of the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport on Wednesday morning to commence the working visit. "Nigeria is my target and I will remain focused to move the country forward", Buhari said at a dinner to welcome him on Wednesday night. (more...)
Former Patriots head coach Meyer dead at 76 Former Patriots head coach Meyer dead at 76
- December 07, 2017

Irving Fryar, left, poses with New England Patriots coach Ron Meyer, right, during a press conference at Sullivan Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts, on Wednesday, April 11, 1984. That bubbled over into an open battle over authority after the Patriots lost a 44-24 decision to the Miami Dolphins on October 21, 1984, when Meyer chose to fire Rust. (more...)
Analysts Recommended this Stock: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)
- December 07, 2017

About 3.24M shares traded. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company's P/B is valued at 6.88 exhibiting the investor sentiment on the value of the stock to its actual value. Clifford Swan Counsel Limited Liability stated it has 1.17% of its portfolio in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ). Walter Keenan Financial Consulting Comm Mi Adv holds 0.24% in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) or 8,450 shares. (more...)
Eating cheese every day may help to protect heart health Eating cheese every day may help to protect heart health
- December 07, 2017

Chinese researchers conducted a meta-analysis of 15 studies from Europe and the USA, which monitored the health effects of cheese consumption in more than 200,000 people. The people who had the lowest risks for heart disease and stroke were those who consumed, on average, about 40 grams a day-about the size of a matchbook. (more...)
Birth control may be putting women at risk for breast cancer Birth control may be putting women at risk for breast cancer
- December 07, 2017

While contraceptive drugs that contain oestrogen have always been suspected of increasing the likelihood of breast cancer, researchers had expected smaller doses of the hormone, often combined with the drug progestin, would be safer, said Lina Morch, an epidemiologist at Copenhagen University Hospital who led a study analysing the records of 1.8 million women in Denmark. (more...)
Radical Diet Can Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Radical Diet Can Reverse Type 2 Diabetes
- December 07, 2017

None of the patients took any daibetes medication for the disease during the study and instead focused exclusively on the effects of weight loss on the chronic condition. "It isn't an irreversible, inexorable condition that you can never escape from - at the moment, people are told that". "The weight loss goals provided by this program are achievable for many people". (more...)
Ltd. Grows Position in Time Warner Inc (TWX)
- December 06, 2017

Proofpoint Inc now has $3.90 billion valuation. Leading up to this report, we have seen a -2.36% fall in the stock price over the last 30 days and a -9.64% decline over the past 3 months. (NYSE: TWX ) to report earnings on February, 14. Qs Invsts Ltd Liability Company invested in 0% or 1,206 shares. The media conglomerate reported $1.82 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.23. (more...)
Toxic air puts 17 million babies' brains and lungs at risk Toxic air puts 17 million babies' brains and lungs at risk
- December 06, 2017

Nearly 17 million babies live in areas where air pollution is at least six times higher than global limits, causing them to breathe toxic air and potentially risking their brain development, according to a new paper released on Tuesday by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). (more...)
Bengaluru: After complaint, Ola driver made six threat calls, says stylist
- December 06, 2017

Ola has asked the woman to lodge a formal complaint in the matter. The police are said to have warned him not to call or threaten the young woman again. The victim approached the police for help only after Ola assured to take an action against the accused driver. Speaking on the incident with IBT Times, Ola spokesperson said: "We regret the unfortunate experience the customer had during their ride". (more...)