Health Care


APG Asset Management NV Sells 68512 Shares of Anthem Inc (ANTM)
- February 01, 2018

APG Asset Management N.V. owned about 0.72% of Anthem worth $347,973,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). 4,059,649 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,682,618. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.53, a current ratio of 1.51 and a quick ratio of 1.51. (more...)
Japanese test could ID Alzheimer's earlier, spur new treatment pathways Japanese test could ID Alzheimer's earlier, spur new treatment pathways
- February 01, 2018

The study was based on 252 Australian and 121 Japanese patients aged 60 to 90 years of age, some classified as cognitively normal, others with mild cognitive impairment and some with Alzheimer's. "This is not a blood test for dementia that people who are anxious about their memory and concentration should be asking their doctors about", said Rob Howard, professor of old age psychiatry at University College London, who was not involved in the study. (more...)
Sindh Minister Mir Hazar Khan Bajarani, his wife killed in Karachi Sindh Minister Mir Hazar Khan Bajarani, his wife killed in Karachi
- February 01, 2018

Bijarani and his wife Fariha Razzaq, who was a journalist, were found dead in their bedroom, the door to which was locked. Police said that a probe would be conducted from all angles to determine the cause of death. Bijrani even served as a member of the National Assembly in 1990, 1997, 2002 and 2008. Seemi Jamali, In-charge, Emergency Department of Jinnah Hospital, said that situation would become clear after receiving the autopsy's report. (more...)
Sports Tribunal Overturns Lifetime Bans For Doping Against 28 Russian Athletes Sports Tribunal Overturns Lifetime Bans For Doping Against 28 Russian Athletes
- February 01, 2018

The IOC said that the Cas ruling "does not mean that athletes from the group of 28 will be invited" to this month's Games in Pyeongchang. "On the one hand, the confirmation of the anti-doping rule violations for 11 athletes because of the manipulation of their samples clearly demonstrates once more the existence of the systemic manipulation of the anti-doping system at Sochi 2014", a statement added. (more...)
Check Your Cholesterol, February is Heart Health Month Check Your Cholesterol, February is Heart Health Month
- February 01, 2018

Killing more women than any cancer, heart disease comes with too many symptoms to keep track of. In celebration of National Wear Red Day and National Heart Month organizations in Bakersfield are coming together through several events and activities to raise awareness about heart disease. (more...)
Union Budget 2018: Railways in focus Union Budget 2018: Railways in focus
- February 01, 2018

In keeping with the Government's focus on strengthening the Railways network in the country the General Budget 2018-19 has enhanced the allocation for the Ministry. A major programme has been initiated to strengthen infrastructure at the Goods sheds and fast track commissioning of private sidings. "Adequate number of rolling stock-12,000 wagons, 5,160 coaches and approximately 700 locomotives are being procured during 2018-19", Jaitley said in his budget speech on Thursday. (more...)
Cong demands Independent SIT probe into deaths of Judge Loya Cong demands Independent SIT probe into deaths of Judge Loya
- February 01, 2018

On the deaths of Loya' friends: Sibal first raised questions about the "unexplained deaths" of lawyer-activist Shrikant Khandalkar and retired judge Prakash Thombre - both of whom Loya is said to have confided in about the pressure he was facing to exonerate the accused in the case. (more...)
Increased cases of influenza reported, flu protection encouraged Increased cases of influenza reported, flu protection encouraged
- February 01, 2018

Local schools reported 13.8 cases of respiratory illness for every 100 students the week ending January 20, according to the health department. The flu can lead to complications like pneumonia, dehydration and worsening of chronic medical conditions. (more...)
Cancer Vaccine Cures Multiple Types - In Mice Cancer Vaccine Cures Multiple Types - In Mice
- February 01, 2018

Since the drug's application is so localised, the researchers insist it is cost-effective and unlikely to cause adverse side effects often seen in other kinds of immune simulation. In actuality, these T cells are "prescreened" by the body to perceive just cancer-particular proteins. Not only that, it also destroyed rogue cells from the tumors that had already traveled to other sites in the rodents' bodies, researchers reported . (more...)
This Coffee May Cause Cancer This Coffee May Cause Cancer
- February 01, 2018

The California Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, also known as Proposition 65 , requires businesses to provide clear warnings to customers about the presence of chemicals that may negatively impact health. During a trial last fall, the coffee-serving companies argued that acrylamide levels in coffee are too low to constitute a risk and that drinking coffee has been associated with lowered risks for many diseases in recent studies, including some forms of cancer. (more...)
Pizza Might Be a Healthier Breakfast Than Cereal Pizza Might Be a Healthier Breakfast Than Cereal
- February 01, 2018

But she says if you keep the serving of pizza reasonable-one slice- then you're setting yourself up to feel full without overdoing it. While some cereals are nothing more than spoonfuls of sugar, pizza presents a more balanced meal of protein and calories. (more...)
UNHRC Releases Report Without Anti-Israel Blacklist - For Now UNHRC Releases Report Without Anti-Israel Blacklist - For Now
- February 01, 2018

According to the report, UNHRC's database includes 206 Israeli, American and worldwide companies that engage in business with functions and organizations in the settlements. effort. The remainder are based in 19 other countries, including Germany, the Netherlands, France and Britain. "This argument does not recognize that the presence of the settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, which is unlawful, serves to depress the Palestinian economy and to reduce opportunities for ... (more...)
SEC: Adeosun's Panel Wants Gwarzo Sacked SEC: Adeosun's Panel Wants Gwarzo Sacked
- February 01, 2018

Mr. Gwarzo was alleged to have "paid himself" N104 million severance package when he was appointed DG SEC, from the position of a director in the same commission. Gwarzo's travails began after a group wrote a petition to the house of representatives, accusing him of abusing his office. Recall that Mr. Gwarzo was suspended alongside Abdulsalam Naif-Habu, the Head of Media Division and Anastasia Braimoh, who heads the Legal Department. (more...)
Look closely Shares of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS)
- February 01, 2018

The NASDAQ listed company saw a recent bid of 59.26 and 90068 shares have traded hands in the session. For The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc . (NYSE:GS) or 25,000 shares. Caxton Lp reported 0.02% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc . Numeric Limited Liability Com holds 317,958 shares. The correct version of this article can be viewed at https://registrarjournal.com/2018/01/31/cypress-asset-management-inc-tx-buys-3193-shares-of-goldman-sachs-group-inc-gs.html. (more...)
Klopp claims broadcasters cut short first half of FA Cup clash Klopp claims broadcasters cut short first half of FA Cup clash
- February 01, 2018

Minutes later, he referred to it again to award Liverpool a penalty, which was eventually missed by Roberto Firmino . "The weight of it and the execution is brilliant". And now, to add to the long list of things that TV viewers can do but in-stadia supporters cannot, if you're sitting at home watching the action on a screen, you can see officiating decisions being reviewed. (more...)
BC overdose deaths rise 43% in 2017 compared to previous year BC overdose deaths rise 43% in 2017 compared to previous year
- February 01, 2018

The powerful opioid fentanyl was detected in 81 per cent of last year's deaths, compared to about 67 per cent in 2016. In Vancouver - the city with the highest rate of overdoses - there were 338 deaths, followed by Surrey with 174, and Victoria with 91 deaths. (more...)
Eagles having fun on big stage, not intimidated by Patriots Eagles having fun on big stage, not intimidated by Patriots
- February 01, 2018

Yeah I feel like local the a lot of people are still lead down from that Minnesota loss in the a lot of folks really don't care about this Super Bowl . You have your usual luminaries - Tom Brady has won the award four times, Eli Manning has claimed it twice, and Von Miller has his name on it as well. (more...)
It's hard to believe this mind-numbing Brady Super Bowl stat
- February 01, 2018

While analyzing New England's three regular-season losses to the Kansas City Chiefs, Miami Dolphins, and Carolina Panthers in 2017, there are three trends that truly stand out. Suddenly, the game was tied at 7-7. Brady threw for 4,577 yards and 32 touchdowns. "And it can help you prevent some big plays". "One of the greatest things about a person is when you see him celebrating somebody else's success". (more...)
Five-Year Worldwide Net Cancer Survival Rates Examined Five-Year Worldwide Net Cancer Survival Rates Examined
- February 01, 2018

Cancer survival rates are improving the world over, according to new information from the CONCORD global surveillance programme. The UK is often in the bottom half of tables for cancer survival among other European Union countries. Five-year survival for liver cancer rose more than 10 percentage points in Korea (11 percent to 27 percent), Sweden (5 percent to 17 percent), Portugal (8 percent to 19 percent), and Norway (6 percent to 19 percent). (more...)
BBC boss defends decrease wage of former China editor… BBC boss defends decrease wage of former China editor…
- February 01, 2018

Before her China posting, Gracie told the parliamentary committee, she thought there was an issue of unequal pay in the newsroom but did not bring it up for several reasons - she was a single parent, her daughter had leukemia, she had breast cancer twice, and "frankly I had enough just getting on with life, " she said. (more...)
Time To Salvage Nigeria From Total Collapse - Obasanjo's Coalition Time To Salvage Nigeria From Total Collapse - Obasanjo's Coalition
- February 01, 2018

The coalition maintained that it was an independent movement aimed at moving Nigeria forward. Prince Oyinlola explained that the youths, who will lead the movement and determine their own leaders at various levels, would play a role in deciding whether the coalition transforms into a political party. (more...)
Man City sign French defender Aymeric Laporte
- February 01, 2018

But Pardew will have striker Salomon Rondon fresh after he did not play at Anfield, while fellow forward Jay Rodriguez has found form after a hard first five months at The Hawthorns and scored twice on Merseyside. "So far, we haven't had to do that". Laporte scored 10 goals in his 222 appearances for Athletic Bilbao . Guardiola remains irritated by the risky challenge from Cardiff defender Joe Bennett which injured the winger and hopes his players will be afforded more protection. (more...)
Price is right for Scotland, Laidlaw benched for Wales opener Price is right for Scotland, Laidlaw benched for Wales opener
- February 01, 2018

Chris Harris starts for the first time with Huw Jones being moved to inside centre to accommodate him. Adams, whose 13 tries for Worcester make the 22-year-old the top tryscorer in the English Premiership this season, replaces North on the wing and is the only player in the backs who is not from the in-form Scarlets. (more...)
Super blue blood moon: Lunar eclipse arrives over the USA and Australia Super blue blood moon: Lunar eclipse arrives over the USA and Australia
- February 01, 2018

Between 1am and 4am the moon passed through Earth's shadow, first causing a total eclipse and then giving it a reddish tint, also known as a " blood moon ". It won't be a blue moon , but it will be a supermoon . The major moon experience marks the first Blue moon - or second full moon of the month - since 1982 and the first lunar eclipse to occur since 2015. (more...)
FDA cracks down on abuse of anti-diarrhea medication FDA cracks down on abuse of anti-diarrhea medication
- February 01, 2018

However, it is sometimes taken in large doses by those seeking to suppress symptoms of withdrawal from such other opioids as heroin . It is safe at approved doses, but when much higher than recommended doses are taken, it can lead to serious problems, including severe heart rhythm problems and death. (more...)