Health Care


Nigeria Army Says Chibok Girl Rescued Nigeria Army Says Chibok Girl Rescued
- January 06, 2018

We are very committed to support you to discharge your constitutional responsibilities". The Nigerian military announced the rescue of the girl in the Sambisa Forest area in Borno State. A terse statement to this effect, obtained late yesterday, read thus:"Ongoing artillery and aerial bombardments of Boko Haram enclaves in the Lake Chad region by troops of Operation Lafiya Dole has continued to yield positive results". (more...)
What's Real Worth Of Energy Transfer Partners, LP (ETP), CubeSmart (CUBE)
- January 06, 2018

Novare Mngmt Limited Liability Company reported 276,099 shares. Northeast Finance Consultants holds 68,358 shares or 0.46% of its portfolio. Moreover, Tortoise Cap Advisors Ltd Limited Liability Company has 4.81% invested in Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (more...)
Florida State to hire Michigan State DC Harlon Barnett to same position Florida State to hire Michigan State DC Harlon Barnett to same position
- January 05, 2018

He was head coach Mark Dantonio's secondary coach at Cincinnati for three seasons, before joining Dantonio again at MSU in 2007. Michigan State football co-defensive coordinator Harlon Barnett is leaving MSU to take a job at Florida State. (more...)
Concealers no more! Study shows how you can look young naturally Concealers no more! Study shows how you can look young naturally
- January 05, 2018

Next, place your fingers at the corners of your mouth and slide them to the top of your cheeks. To look your best, he recommends constant sun protection against UV radiation (which produces most of the visual signs of skin aging), as well as injections like Botox to soften and reduce the development of dynamic wrinkles like crows feet and forehead/frown lines. (more...)
Cancer deaths continue to decline as smoking rates drop Cancer deaths continue to decline as smoking rates drop
- January 05, 2018

That amounts to 4,700 new diagnoses each day. The decreasing death rate continues a downward trend in mortality from the disease, which ACS experts say is due to a combination of factors. Among women, breast, lung and colorectal cancers total half of all cases. The cancer death rate was 14 percent higher in non-Hispanic blacks than in non-Hispanic whites, according to the paper. (more...)
'Penis Whitening' Cosmetic Surgery Is A Hit, Trending In Thailand Now 'Penis Whitening' Cosmetic Surgery Is A Hit, Trending In Thailand Now
- January 05, 2018

According to Tech Times, the Bankok hospital now has around 100 clients a month, or up to 4 clients a day, willing to pay $650 for the five-session treatment. Comments range from criticism to amusement with some puzzled users asking "What for?" and others having suggestions ready at hand: "It can be used as a torch light". (more...)
Avoid romaine lettuce during E. coli outbreak
- January 05, 2018

The Public Health Agency of Canada has reported on 41 illnesses and say the cases are related to romaine lettuce. Classified as 0157:H7, the strain of E. The investigation is ongoing. The agency says they can not yet link the outbreak of E. Coli to a certain type of food. The U.S. cases were reported beginning November 15 to December 8. (more...)
Drinking alcohol can cause cancer by damaging DNA, finds study Drinking alcohol can cause cancer by damaging DNA, finds study
- January 05, 2018

Afterwards they used chromosome analysis and DNA sequencing to study the genetic damage caused by a harmful chemical (known as acetaldehyde ) produced when the body processes alcohol . The scientific hypothesis for many years have been blaming the creation of acetaldehyde in the human liver (due to consumption of alcohol ) for enhancing the carcinogenic risk factors. (more...)
Perfectionism Is On The Rise Among Young Millennials Perfectionism Is On The Rise Among Young Millennials
- January 05, 2018

The authors of the study say it is one of the first to look at how the phenomena of perfectionism has changed over time. The increase in perfectionism may in part be affecting the psychological health of students , said study co-author Andrew Hill of York St John University in England. (more...)
CDC Investigating Multistate Outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 Infections
- January 05, 2018

Consumer Reports advises that people should throw away any romaine lettuce they have, and do not buy any more, until the outbreak's cause has been determined. The US Centre for Disease Control (CDC) said it is still determining the cause of the outbreak by interviewing affected people, while the the Public Health Agency of Canada said it has identified Romaine lettuce as the source. (more...)
Nebraska to face tough flu season Nebraska to face tough flu season
- January 05, 2018

Martin Lavoie said in a media release. Since October 1, 2017, 30 facilities including 23 nursing homes have reported influenza outbreaks. You can report flu year-round and view the weekly influenza report during the influenza season here. (more...)
Gaming addiction to be classed as disorder by World Health Organisation Gaming addiction to be classed as disorder by World Health Organisation
- January 05, 2018

World Health Organization defines the disorder as a "persistent or recurrent" behavior pattern of "sufficient severity to result in significant impairment in personal, family, social, educational, occupational or other important areas of functioning". (more...)
Health Nurse Responds to Charge that Flu Vaccine Not Effective Health Nurse Responds to Charge that Flu Vaccine Not Effective
- January 05, 2018

And now, the Irish health service has confirmed that the "Aussie Flu " had led to a number of deaths in the country. The CDC says 24 people have died from flu complications this season in the United States. "Both in Florida and throughout the US, flu activity is on the rise ", said Mara Gambineri, spokeswoman for the Florida Department of Health in Tallahassee. (more...)
Romaine lettuce linked to recent E. coli outbreak
- January 05, 2018

What's the source of this outbreak? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told ABC News that they are collecting information to determine whether those sickened had a food item in common. The Public Health Agency of Canada reported on 41 illnesses, NBC News reported. "These illnesses indicate that contaminated romaine lettuce may still be on the market - including in restaurants, grocery stores and any establishments that serve food". (more...)
Gaming diehards could be diagnosed with mental health disorders, rules WHO Gaming diehards could be diagnosed with mental health disorders, rules WHO
- January 02, 2018

The ESA, which considers itself the voice of the USA video game industry and counts many major developers among its members, believes that inclusion of video game-related disorders in the ICD is not the correct move and instead "recklessly trivializes real mental health issues". (more...)
Could chocolate disappear in the next 40 years? Could chocolate disappear in the next 40 years?
- January 02, 2018

However, researchers at the University of California are teaming up with Mars to research ways to save the crop. It is predicted that a three-degree increase in temperatures, as well as drier conditions, will shrink possible chocolate growing areas. (more...)
Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Events will return on March 30th Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Events will return on March 30th
- January 02, 2018

If you had a lovely New Year's Eve, " A Series of Unfortunate Events " antagonist Count Olaf ( Neil Patrick Harris ) failed in his attempt to ruin your first memories of 2018 with his creepiness. Todd Freeman (among others) return for season two. Known to many as a dramatic series of novels for youngsters, before it made its way to the big screen and then just a year ago Netflix as an original TV series, " A Series of Unfortunate Events " tells one of the wackiest stories to have dropped in ... (more...)
Dave Chappelle on Louis CK allegations: They 'made me laugh' Dave Chappelle on Louis CK allegations: They 'made me laugh'
- January 02, 2018

Chappelle , 44, went on to address C.K.'s incident with writer Abby Schachner, with whom he masturbated while on the phone . Dave Chappelle seems to think sexual misconduct allegations against fellow comedian Louis C.K. "I'm not sure this motherf-er has a choice". But now he has a daughter, he feels a little differently, hoping that they win the fight against sexual assault and harassment because 'if you win, she wins, and I'm rooting for you'. (more...)
Children's snacking habits setting them up for obesity in later life Children's snacking habits setting them up for obesity in later life
- January 02, 2018

It has also warned that kids are eating three times too much sugar, and nearly 400 biscuits a year. The offer will also be extended on a range of healthier snacks include packs of chopped vegetables and fruit, sugar-free jelly, and plain rice crackers at selected supermarkets. (more...)
County research team discover new Alzheimer's drug County research team discover new Alzheimer's drug
- January 02, 2018

Dr David Reynolds, chief scientific officer at Alzheimer's Research UK, echoed this, but added: "There is a long road between studies that show an effect in animals and treatments in the hands of patients, and scientists will only be able to realise the potential of promising findings like these if we continue to invest in research". (more...)
Rana Daggubati shares the look of his next Haathi Mere Saathi !! Rana Daggubati shares the look of his next Haathi Mere Saathi !!
- January 02, 2018

On New Year's eve, the actor took to social media to surprise his fans by releasing the first look of his film. 2017 was the year Rana Daggubati broke into national consciousness with Baahubali: The Conclusion (2017). Moving into another period! "Entering the new year with a great new story to tell". Rana's film is a remake of Rajesh Khanna's 1971's film of the same name but this movie will have another dimension to it. (more...)
Season ticket sales slide as passengers rebel against cost of rail travel Season ticket sales slide as passengers rebel against cost of rail travel
- January 02, 2018

A study carried out by the union claims that tomorrow's increase on season tickets of 3.6 per cent is more than 50 per cent higher than the increase in earnings over the previous year. "What's good enough for motorists should be good enough for rail passengers". Stephen Joseph, of the Campaign for Better Transport , said: "This makes the fare rises even more of a cruel joke". (more...)
Hyderabad: IMA gives strike call to private hospitals against NMC Hyderabad: IMA gives strike call to private hospitals against NMC
- January 01, 2018

Due to the protest, Out Patient Department (OPD) services across 140-odd private hospitals in the coastal state are likely to remain affected. The Delhi Medical Association has supported the IMA's protest. "The bill will "cripple" the functioning of medical professionals by making them completely answerable to the bureaucracy and non-medical administrators, has declared tomorrow a "Black Day", Dr. (more...)
Woman battling cancer gets married hours before passing away Woman battling cancer gets married hours before passing away
- January 01, 2018

Heather Mosher was diagnosed last December with breast cancer - the same day her then-boyfriend, Dave Mosher, proposed to her on a horse-and-carriage ride. On the day the couple had initially planned to marry - December 30 - the family is instead holding a funeral for Heather Mosher . So the ceremony was moved to December 22 at the St. (more...)
36 trains delayed, 13 cancelled as cold wave continues in Delhi 36 trains delayed, 13 cancelled as cold wave continues in Delhi
- January 01, 2018

One flight was cancelled. The landings can take place with a visibility of 50 metres, however, for take-off, a minimum visibility of 125 metres is required. Skies are expected to clear up during the day and shallow to dense fog is likely to engulf the city tomorrow morning, he added. According to a Northern Railway spokesperson, at 6:30am on Sunday, 15 trains stood cancelled, 57 were delayed and 18 others were rescheduled due to poor visibility. (more...)