Health Care


How Badly is Brady Hurt? QB to Speak Thursday After Injury News How Badly is Brady Hurt? QB to Speak Thursday After Injury News
- January 18, 2018

Since 1975, when the National Football League began giving home field advantage to the teams that finished with the best record in the regular season, just 24 of the NFC's top seeds made the Super Bowl , while 23 from the AFC got there. (more...)
Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed! Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed!
- January 18, 2018

Their signs read, "hands up, don't shoot". Jackson considers himself a public historian, and says he's opened a lot of people's eyes to issues in the city, because many aren't aware how some institutions have perpetuated inequality. The Domonkas Library knitting and crochet club in Sheffield Lake typically meets just a few times a month , but this January, those meetings are ramped up - and so are the number of items they're producing. (more...)
Can the flu shot hurt my immune response? Can the flu shot hurt my immune response?
- January 18, 2018

After the New York State Health Department announced that influenza was prevalent in NYS on December 13, 2017, the New York State Nurses Association reminded it members that all workers who could potentially expose patients or residents to the flu must either receive a flu vaccine, or wear a surgical or procedure mask while in areas where patients are typically present. (more...)
Dr. Ronny Jackson's glowing bill of health for Trump Dr. Ronny Jackson's glowing bill of health for Trump
- January 18, 2018

However, the doctor suggested the president could look forward to good health in the immediate future, adding: "All clinical data indicates that the president is now very healthy and that he will remain so for the duration of his presidency". (more...)
How an immigrant to Canada helped Donald Trump prove his mental state
- January 18, 2018

President Donald Trump requested he do something a little different for his annual exam: a cognitive assessment. It emerged that as well as Crestor, Trump takes a low dose of aspirin, a cream for rosacea as well as a multivitamin. He chose the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA ) - a widely validated tool that is commonly used to screen for cognitive dysfunction, such as that seen among dementia patients. (more...)
Boko Haram Suspects Released Boko Haram Suspects Released
- January 18, 2018

The commissioner called on the people to be vigilant and report suspicious persons in their communities to security agencies."People should be vigilant because Boko Haram insurgents have not surrendered", he warned. Ibrahim was not able to confirm to CNN over the phone whether terror group Boko Haram is believed to be behind the attack. They are granted amnesty if they denounce Boko Haram's radical ideologies. (more...)
Second Case Of Measles Confirmed Second Case Of Measles Confirmed
- January 18, 2018

Concourse Office Plaza on Golf Rd.in Skokie on January 10 from 11 a.m.to 2 p.m. The Chicago Tribune reports that the passenger's flight landed at Terminal 5, which is the global terminal, Wednesday morning, and departed on a domestic flight out of Terminal 1. (more...)
Institutional Investor Sentiment About Avis Budget Group Inc (NASDAQ:CAR) Increased
- January 18, 2018

It has underperformed by 31.60% the S&P500. It was reported on Jan, 16 by Barchart.com . (NASDAQ: CAR ) on Thursday, August 31. About Avis Budget Group , Inc. $315,900 worth of stock was sold by TRACHTENBERG LAWRENCE on Monday, August 7. $1.05 million worth of Avis Budget Group, Inc . (NASDAQ:MINI) on Tuesday, August 1. (more...)
Thousands are forced to flee as Mount Mayon threatens to blow Thousands are forced to flee as Mount Mayon threatens to blow
- January 18, 2018

As many as 34,000 people have evacuated the region since ash plumes began smoking out of the mountain's top over the past weekend. Mayon Volcano in the Philippines began erupting, forcing the evacuation of almost 40,000 people, according to the Philippine National Risk Reduction and Management Council. (more...)
Nervous Republicans fear they'll pay if government shuts down Nervous Republicans fear they'll pay if government shuts down
- January 18, 2018

A bipartisan deal on immigration that would shield some 700,000 people from deportation lay in tatters after the president's reported use of vulgar language during a tense White House meeting last week set off clashes with key Democrats . (more...)
SC police say officer shot, killed in ambush SC police say officer shot, killed in ambush
- January 18, 2018

Doty also served as the Law Enforcement Officer Narcan Program coordinator for the Sheriff's Office. Doty had been with the department for over 11 years. However, Brackett confirmed Tuesday in a news conference when questioned by The Herald that a murder case involving a police officer as a victim does qualify under SC law for potential capital punishment prosecution. (more...)
Flu season in full swing, not too late to vaccinate Flu season in full swing, not too late to vaccinate
- January 18, 2018

More than half of all U.S. states reported high flu activity within the first week of the year. The cold and flu season is ramping up across the country. It is not too late to get your flu vaccine. Health officials still don't know for sure how this season will end up. Health officials are urging residents to get vaccinated as flu activity increases in the state. (more...)
ACC releases U of L football schedule ACC releases U of L football schedule
- January 18, 2018

UVa opens with Richmond at home September 1, before playing its lone non-conference road game at IN on September 8. UVA Coach Tony Bennett said. In all, Louisville will face nine teams that played in postseason bowls last season, including three schools - Alabama, Clemson and Florida State - that have accounted for six of the last seven national titles. (more...)
Bengals fans pay it forward, donate to Blake Bortles' foundation Bengals fans pay it forward, donate to Blake Bortles' foundation
- January 18, 2018

Cincinnati didn't make the playoffs, so the next-best thing for Bengals fans is Pittsburgh not winning the Super Bowl. Donations amounting to almost $5,000 have been made to the Blake Bortles Foundation following the result of the game. (more...)
Pioneer for AIDS research Mathilde Krim dies at 91 Pioneer for AIDS research Mathilde Krim dies at 91
- January 17, 2018

Krim was a geneticist and virologist who had done work in cancer research. New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, who is HIV positive, said: 'I know I would not be alive today without the efforts of Dr Mathilde Krim'. Krim, a NY attorney, then head of United Artists Motion Picture Company and later founder of Orion Pictures. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Geneva in 1953. (more...)
Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) Quant Investor Update Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) Quant Investor Update
- January 17, 2018

About 262,388 shares traded. Boyd Gaming had a return on equity of 13.82% and a net margin of 5.08%. It has outperformed by 90.46% the S&P500. Among 14 analysts covering Nisource Inc. On 8/7/2017 William R Boyd, VP, sold 10,000 with an average share price of $26.55 per share and the total transaction amounting to $265,500.00. Another trade for 40,000 shares valued at $1.07M was made by BOUGHNER ROBERT L on Tuesday, September 12. (more...)
Consuming High-Salt Diet Could Lead To Dementia, Says Study Consuming High-Salt Diet Could Lead To Dementia, Says Study
- January 17, 2018

The mice were given high doses of salt and saw their ability to perform basic activities stop completely. The increase in white blood cells, T helper lymphocytes called TH17, boosted the production of a protein called interleukin 17 (IL-17), that regulates immune and inflammatory responses, causing a reduction in the production of nitric oxide in endothelial cells. (more...)
Flu wave increases hospital restrictions Flu wave increases hospital restrictions
- January 17, 2018

Two dogs have died from the flu in the tar heel state, according to the state's department of agriculture and consumer services. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccine each year. Calderon noted that during the 2016-2017 flu season, there were about 400 cases reported . Luedtke said in past years there has been a vaccine shortage, but this year that is not a concern. (more...)
Bangladesh, Myanmar agree on Rohingyas Bangladesh, Myanmar agree on Rohingyas
- January 17, 2018

Arif Hossein, a former teacher in a Myanmar government school who fled to the Kutupalong Refugee Camp in Bangladesh after violence erupted last August, said he would return if the global organizations working to protect the refugees are able to go along. (more...)
Trump slams Durbin, who he says 'misrepresented' his immigration comments
- January 17, 2018

Trump was pleased with their progress and wanted to get the deal done. And on Tuesday he took his criticism a step further, blaming Trump for turning DACA negotiations "into an s-show". President Trump, speaking on November 14, 2017. . "Our tests have discovered that the chemical used in his preferred shade of Just For Men, which is Burnt Marshmallow, has combined with the high levels of French-fry oil in his blood to create a hair parasite - or hairasite", the fake doc said before he was ... (more...)
Tide Pod challenge drives stores to lock the detergent up Tide Pod challenge drives stores to lock the detergent up
- January 17, 2018

A risky social media trend is sending teens to the hospital and now has stores taking action. Some teens are even said to be cooking these pods in frying pans and then chewing them, reported the Seattle Times. Mention of eating Tide pods appeared as early as 2015, when satirical website The Onion published a column comparing them to candy. A number of videos of the challenge have been uploaded to YouTube, while memes of the challenge have exploded across multiple social media platforms. (more...)
Did Trump say it? A senator who was there says he didn't
- January 17, 2018

For as little as $3, you can help us. According to a Washington Post report , the White House denied the president's comments over the weekend after hearing what the two senators said. Perdue described as a "gross misrepresentation" reports that Trump used the vulgarity. U.S. Sen. Tim Scott, a fellow Republican from SC, says that Graham privately confirmed to him that Durbin's account is " basically accurate ". (more...)
Measles Confirmed In Limerick Measles Confirmed In Limerick
- January 17, 2018

The vaccine should be given to children at one years old, and as a pre-school booster jab at three years and four months old. However in some children, there could be complications following measles including pneumonia that could get serious. (more...)
NFL Divisional Playoff Results NFL Divisional Playoff Results
- January 17, 2018

All that was left for Keenum to do on that last snap was to throw the ball up like he used to do in his Texas backyards and hope for the best. Securing his team's first trip to the NFC Championship Game in eight years, Diggs' play is the only winning touchdown after time had expired in National Football League playoff history. (more...)
Electric Bike Market Dynamics, Scope, Analysis, Forecast to 2022 Electric Bike Market Dynamics, Scope, Analysis, Forecast to 2022
- January 17, 2018

The prominent players in the electric vehicles battery market include Automotive Energy Supply Corporation (Japan), Panasonic Corporation (Japan), BYD Company Limited (China), LG Chem Ltd (South Korea), Quallion (US), Boston-Power (US), Johnson Controls International (US), Narada Power Source (China), GS Yuasa Corporation (Japan), Tianneng Power International (China), Crown Battery Corporation (US), and Hitachi Chemical Company (Japan). (more...)