Health Care


FDA approves first blood test that can help diagnose a concussion FDA approves first blood test that can help diagnose a concussion
- February 15, 2018

Availability of a blood test for concussion will help health care professionals determine the need for a CT scan in patients suspected of having mTBI and help prevent unnecessary neuroimaging and associated radiation exposure to patients. Of these cases, TBI contributed to the deaths of almost 50,000 people. It's also unknown how this test can determine subconcussive hits, "hits that don't cause symptoms but do cause a brain injury", he explained. (more...)
Gov't says health costs to keep growing faster than economy Gov't says health costs to keep growing faster than economy
- February 15, 2018

Federal, state and local governments are projected to shoulder 47% of health spending by 2026. For private insurance spending, the increasing prevalence of high-deductible health plans appeared to be the key factor in its slower projected growth. (more...)
Blood Filter Market Insights and Trends 2018 to 2023 Blood Filter Market Insights and Trends 2018 to 2023
- February 15, 2018

On the basis of attributes such as company overview, recent developments, strategies adopted by the market leaders to ensure growth, sustainability, financial overview and recent developments. It provides an in-depth analysis of Wireless Sensors Market For Environmental and Agricultural Monitoring market along with detailed research methodology, various strategies, and vital factors influencing the Wireless Sensors Market For Environmental and Agricultural Monitoring business. (more...)
Supreme Court frowns over convicts heading political parties Supreme Court frowns over convicts heading political parties
- February 15, 2018

The court, in the last hearing of the matter on December 1, 2017, had said that it will examine if the poll panel can take recourse to Section 29A of the act to deregister a political party if its office bearers have convicted politicians among them. (more...)
BJP will have more lies in 'Vision Document' for Meghalaya: Congress BJP will have more lies in 'Vision Document' for Meghalaya: Congress
- February 15, 2018

Gogoi further cornered the BJP over the latter's claim of creating 1.68 crore jobs through the MUDRA scheme saying the average size of a MUDRA loan is Rs 43,000 and it was impossible to create even one job with that amount. While coming down heavily on the BJP, he said that the Congress will fight against the BJP not only in Meghalaya but across the country. "We need to oppose to the misuse of power on the part of the BJP", he said. (more...)
Reasons Why : Jay Asher, the author of the novel accused of harassment ! Reasons Why : Jay Asher, the author of the novel accused of harassment !
- February 15, 2018

Dylan Minnette as Clay Jensen in Netflix's " 13 Reasons Why ". Asher claims he is being discredited because of affairs he previously had with other consenting adults. "It's very scary when you know people are just not going to believe you once you open your mouth", he told BuzzFeed on Monday. Update (4:45 P.M.): A new statement from Tamara Taylor , a spokesperson for Asher, calls the S.C.B.W.I.'s initial statement about the author "completely false". (more...)
Missing N36million: Senator Sani storms JAMB office with snake charmers Missing N36million: Senator Sani storms JAMB office with snake charmers
- February 15, 2018

Yesterday, Sani explained that his visit to JAMB was borne out of his response to the report that a snake has swallowed N36 million, saying it is unimaginable that such a huge sum of money would be swallowed by a snake. In a statement released on Tuesday by JAMB's Head of Media, Fabian Benjamin , the examination body said it unravel the mystery and prosecute those behind the missing money from its Makurdi office. (more...)
39 years later, husband keeps Valentine's Day tradition alive 39 years later, husband keeps Valentine's Day tradition alive
- February 15, 2018

In 1979, Ron knocked on a door and met his soulmate. The couple has been together since 1979. The two started to date, and when Valentine's Day came Ron asked Donna if she liked chocolates . "I married him years ago and I love him as much today as I did then". "He's a keeper", she shared. This year, she remembered her husband. The unusual outfit must have worked because a few days later, Ron went back to Donna's home and invited her and her daughter to the Ice Capades, he said. (more...)
Leaping Elk Brings Down Helicopter Leaping Elk Brings Down Helicopter
- February 15, 2018

Officials say the flight crew was in the process of netting a cow elk when the animal jumped up and hit the tail rotor of the helicopter. The force of the elk's jump caused the rotor to detach from the helicopter, causing it to crash. The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources had contracted the helicopter to capture and sedate the elk and fix a tracking collar on it to research its movements in the area. (more...)
Investment Research Analysts Opinion: United Technologies Corporation (UTX), ADT Inc. (ADT)
- February 15, 2018

About 5.07M shares traded or 24.05% up from the average. United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX ) plunged -1.26% with the closing price of $125.77. The firm has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Friday, January 8 by Bernstein. Also, VP Robert J. Bailey sold 827 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 29th. (more...)
Huge wild boar freaks people out as it rummages through bins Huge wild boar freaks people out as it rummages through bins
- February 15, 2018

The brazen boar even has the gumption to rip open a black bag as he hunts for dinner among the rubbish of his human neighbours while his three piglets stand guard. However, animal lovers were anxious about the boar's family's welfare, one said: 'It's so hungry, and the wild boar has the right to live and freedom. (more...)
Cardiologist: Pay attention to your heart on Valentine's Day Cardiologist: Pay attention to your heart on Valentine's Day
- February 15, 2018

Heart disease does not discriminate against race, gender, ethnicity or social class. "It also affects many other symptoms and diseases that we may come across", says Trish Reggio, an registered nurse and the Women's Health Navigator at Frederick Memorial Hospital. (more...)
Sexual assault reports against Wynn filed with Vegas police
- February 15, 2018

The stock increased 0.73% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $16.48. About 753,123 shares traded. Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) has risen 5.27% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. Andra Ap has 0.03% invested in Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN). Focused Wealth invested in 0.02% or 500 shares. Bokf Na accumulated 2,331 shares. (more...)
The Vetr Inc. Lowers Altria Group (MO) to Buy
- February 15, 2018

Westover Capital Advisors Llc increased Boeing Co/The (NYSE:BA) stake by 5,322 shares to 6,681 valued at $1.70M in 2017Q3. IRadimed Corporation (NASDAQ:IRMD) has declined 54.40% since February 14, 2017 and is downtrending. The firm has "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Friday, February 3. The stock has "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, March 30. (more...)
Dog treats recalled over possible salmonella risk Dog treats recalled over possible salmonella risk
- February 15, 2018

Pets do not always display symptoms of Salmonella , FDA said , and can transmit Salmonella to humans without showing any signs of the illness themselves. The company next recalled one batch of Meals for Cats, manufactured on June 1, 2017, one day after the completion of the 2017 FDA inspection. These tubes, known as "chubs" are packaged into boxes or cases of regular turkey pet food and pet food combo packs, which contain a variety of pet food products, the company said. (more...)
Maple Leafs hold on to beat Lightning, pick up fourth straight win Maple Leafs hold on to beat Lightning, pick up fourth straight win
- February 15, 2018

The Toronto Maple Leafs didn't let a late Tampa Bay rally affect their game plan Monday night. There's zero reason for Lamoriello to trade one of his top young players, unless the piece coming back is a bona fide No. He picked up a lead pass from Matthews from centre ice and beat Vasilevskiy's blocker side. "He gets excited any time anybody scores a goal". Gardiner made it 3-0 at 11:36 when he, too, put a long shot behind Vasilevskiy. (more...)
Monday's National Basketball Association roundup: Davis sparks Pelicans past Pistons Monday's National Basketball Association roundup: Davis sparks Pelicans past Pistons
- February 15, 2018

The All-Star was 14 of 24 from the field, including 3 for 6 on 3-pointers. Philadelphia , which never trailed, began the night in eighth place in the East, two games clear of Detroit . The Pelicans are 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings and the over has gone 7-3. "We haven't deserved to win these last three games", Van Gundy said. That performance came two days after he went for 21 and 16 at Brooklyn . (more...)
Smuggler Caught With Cocaine In 'Fake Buttocks' At Airport Smuggler Caught With Cocaine In 'Fake Buttocks' At Airport
- February 15, 2018

The statement says that the man in question was being investigated by the National Anti-Narcotics Trafficking Unit and was detected at the airport by the Tax and Customs Authority. This comes just a few weeks after Portuguese and Spanish police were able to bust a Colombian drug ring trying to smuggle cocaine in pineapples. Two men, aged 32 and 40, who are strongly suspected of illicit drug trafficking, were present at the first judicial interrogation and a measure of pre-trial detention was ... (more...)
Shraddha Kapoor Shares her Look From Batti Gul Meter Chalu Shraddha Kapoor Shares her Look From Batti Gul Meter Chalu
- February 15, 2018

Shahid has already started shooting for the film. The Shree Narayan Singh directorial also stars Yami Gautam and Shahid Kapoor in the lead. While the actress is busy shooting, the makers have released official look for her from the film. Shahid Kapoor shared the title announcement poster of the film around Diwali a year ago on Twitter with the caption, "Let's celebrate the festival of light with the wish that soon electricity will be a right and not a privilege for all". (more...)
Iran prez Hassan Rouhani to begin his India visit from Hyderabad Iran prez Hassan Rouhani to begin his India visit from Hyderabad
- February 15, 2018

Rouhani's speech was largely aimed at his domestic audience, but he also talked about regional issues without directly addressing the confrontation over the weekend between the Syrian army and Iranian-backed forces, and Israeli fighter jets. (more...)
Sandwich Panels Market Research, Growth Opportunities, Analysis and Forecasts Report 2022
- February 15, 2018

We have also covered key market updates, the impact of regulations and technological updates in, . Besides, Textile Acoustic Panel market research report indemnifies threats, Textile Acoustic Panel market share size, revenue as well as Textile Acoustic Panel market growth. (more...)
ArcelorMittal submits offer for Essar Steel ArcelorMittal submits offer for Essar Steel
- February 15, 2018

A JSW Steel spokesperson said the company did not bid for Essar Steel. Rewant Ruia-led Numetal Mauritius is a special goal vehicle (SPV) which has Russian Bank VTB as the largest shareholder with 40 percent stake and Ruias holding around 26 percent stake. (more...)
Minnesota Cracking Down On Major Marijuana Busts Minnesota Cracking Down On Major Marijuana Busts
- February 15, 2018

Although they train the dogs to sniff the vehicles for drugs, troopers say they're starting to notice more people aren't even trying to hide marijuana in the auto. Two days earlier, a trooper stopped a driver for speeding near Alexandria. It's not just pot that troopers are finding. Troopers also found 17.7 pounds of cocaine, 14 pounds of heroin and almost 10 pounds of hashish. (more...)
Indian uni on complete shutdown over Valentine's Day fears Indian uni on complete shutdown over Valentine's Day fears
- February 15, 2018

The varsity has also requested the parents of the students enrolled to prohibit their wards from visiting the campus. The students, however, slammed the university's "pettiness". In 2009, the university denied permission to bring bouquets, flowers or gifts on the campus on Feb 14. "The problem is that the university will remain closed on Wednesday on account of Mahashivaratri and there will be none on the campus". (more...)
Federal government won't let BC delay Trans Mountain pipeline expansion Federal government won't let BC delay Trans Mountain pipeline expansion
- February 15, 2018

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley reacted swiftly and angrily to Mr. Heyman's announcement , imposing a ban on the sale of wine from B.C. and promising further action unless B.C. About 95 per cent of Canadian wine sold in Alberta liquor stores comes from B.C. But Notley said it's clear constitutionally that Ottawa has the final say on interprovincial projects like pipelines. (more...)