Medical


More than 100 people have contracted HIV, syphilis in Milwaukee More than 100 people have contracted HIV, syphilis in Milwaukee
- March 10, 2018

In a statement, the school district said the Health Department informed its staff that the entire city is experiencing an increase in sexually transmitted infections in young people ages 15-24. Three local babies were also born with syphilis past year, health officials said. Back in December several people reported having HIV or syphilis symptoms. (more...)
CDC: 105 more report salmonella linked to chicken salad CDC: 105 more report salmonella linked to chicken salad
- March 10, 2018

Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis infections. It is likely that additional illnesses will be confirmed because to the two-to four-week lag time between diagnosis and reports reaching the CDC, according to the agency. (more...)
Lifelong exercise slows down aging, study shows Lifelong exercise slows down aging, study shows
- March 10, 2018

According to the research, cycling keeps away the effects of ageing by strengthening the immune system. The findings were published March 8 in the journal Aging Cell . In fact, the active seniors were able to maintain the body fat, cholesterol levels, and immune system of a young person. "Our findings debunk the assumption that aging automatically makes us more frail", Lord said in a statement. (more...)
High Vitamin D levels may reduce risk of liver cancer High Vitamin D levels may reduce risk of liver cancer
- March 10, 2018

It not only helps to maintain calcium levels for good bone health; it also plays significant roles in immune system functioning, neuronal communication, and muscle functioning. The researchers said lithocholic acid, a substance produced by the liver, is a particular cancer risk - which may "possibly explain the strong finding for liver cancer". (more...)
Women are more at risk of developing kidney disease than men Women are more at risk of developing kidney disease than men
- March 09, 2018

Dr. Sylvia Anie said. Along with African-Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are at greater risk for Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). CKD is also considered a risk factor for adverse pregnancy outcome and reduced fertility. "By involving patients, many of whom are women, in identifying research questions and contributing to the network's work as a whole, we are working to make a real difference in the statistics and the lives of Canadians living ... (more...)
Comparing Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) and Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)
- March 09, 2018

The institutional investor held 45,410 shares of the farming and seeds and milling company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $5.04M, down from 48,389 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (PMI) Files Annual Report on Form 10-K" on February 13, 2018, also Fool.com with their article: "Better Buy: " Philip Morris International Inc vs. Anheuser-Busch InBev" published on February 26, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: "Philip Morris International: "We're Getting Closer Now" on February 08, ... (more...)
United Kingdom to build for £700000 prison in Nigeria United Kingdom to build for £700000 prison in Nigeria
- March 09, 2018

According to Boris Johnson-(Secretary of states for Foreign Affairs and Common Wealth), in an announcement released today in London; Arrangements has been made and workers / tenders placed to conduct the building work at Kirikiri, Apapa, Lagos State. (more...)
NC officials report 12 new flu deaths, total climbs to 276 NC officials report 12 new flu deaths, total climbs to 276
- March 09, 2018

Nationwide, toward the end of January, roughly 1 in 15 doctor visits were for symptoms of the flu. It was the first time the guidelines had been put in place since 2009, in response to the H1N1 swine flu pandemic. Krzyzewskiville campsite at Duke University was closed briefly until further notice because of fears over the flu. Seqirus was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2016 as a cell-based flu vaccine manufacturer in the US that uses cell-grown candidate vaccine ... (more...)
SC allows passive euthanasia with guidelines, here's all you need to know SC allows passive euthanasia with guidelines, here's all you need to know
- March 09, 2018

Any government law on this subject: Any government law on this subject: In October, 2017, the government had told constitution bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra , Justice AK Sikri, Justice AM Khanwilkar, Justice DY Chandrachud and Justice Ashok Bhushan that a draft bill permitting passive euthanasia with necessary safeguards was already before it for consideration. (more...)
NSAIDs Drug Market Analysis by Production, Revenue, Consumption, Export & Import Forecast 2025 NSAIDs Drug Market Analysis by Production, Revenue, Consumption, Export & Import Forecast 2025
- March 09, 2018

The Transdermal Drug Delivery System market size will grow from USD XX Billion in 2017 to USD XX Billion by 2023, at an estimated CAGR of XX.X%. Global Transdermal Drug Delivery System market research report primarily focuses on leading marketing regions including Asia-Pacific (India, China, Japan, Korea and South-East Asia), North America (USA, Canada, and Mexico), Transdermal Drug Delivery System in South America, Europe (Italy, Russia, the United Kingdom and Germany), and ... (more...)
Sri Lanka deploys commandos to quell anti-Muslim riots Sri Lanka deploys commandos to quell anti-Muslim riots
- March 09, 2018

Several mosques were damaged and at least three police personnel were injured last night when unruly crowd defied curfew to attack minority establishments in Kandy district. The police said that the special security arrangements, put in place in the areas, would continue and the country's Special Task Force (STF) were deployed to maintain peace. (more...)
Oklahoma Teachers Union Lays Out $1.4 Billion In Demands From Legislature Oklahoma Teachers Union Lays Out $1.4 Billion In Demands From Legislature
- March 09, 2018

I spoke with her yesterday and she said teachers feel like they are out of options. If lawmakers are set on raising taxes to fund a teacher pay raise, we urge them to focus on the least damaging tax increases: increasing from two percent to five percent the gross production tax (during the incentive period) and a 75 cent per pack cigarette tax. (more...)
MS Dhoni was once against Virat Kohli's selection in Team India MS Dhoni was once against Virat Kohli's selection in Team India
- March 09, 2018

Talking about Kohli's performance during the Emerging Player Tournament, Vengsarkar said: "We'd sent a young team for the tournament, mostly U-23 players and Kohli was picked because he had opened the innings and scored a terrific hundred against New Zealand, which had some good players (Martin Guptill, Corey Anderson, Jesse Ryder)", he recollected. (more...)
AAP MLAs' judicial custody extended AAP MLAs' judicial custody extended
- March 09, 2018

During the hearing, senior advocates Rebecca John and Dayan Krishnan, appearing for Jarwal, sought bail for him saying that he was ready to abide by any condition and will give it on an affidavit that if he violates any condition, his bail shall be cancelled. (more...)
Green Square Capital LLC Trims Stake in AbbVie Inc (ABBV)
- March 09, 2018

About 5.29M shares traded. AbbVie Inc . (NYSE: ABBV ) has risen 10.63% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. In related news, VP Robert A. Michael sold 992 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, February 20th. Gosebruch Henry O sold $1.66M worth of AbbVie Inc . (more...)
Over 200 Oklahomans have died from the flu this season Over 200 Oklahomans have died from the flu this season
- March 08, 2018

While the flu season has been severe, it was not a pandemic, he said. For the past several weeks, the number of new hospitalizations related to the flu has continued to drop. "Cases have decreased considerably over the last three weeks and hospitals in our region are monitoring the situation". The common cold usually only lasts a day or so, and most healthy adults can continue to work and be productive throughout the illness. (more...)
Vaccine Refrigerators Market 2022: Trends and Growth, Segmentation and Key Companies Vaccine Refrigerators Market 2022: Trends and Growth, Segmentation and Key Companies
- March 08, 2018

Chapter 3: Industry Chain Analysis (Vaccine Refrigerator suppliers and buyers information, manufacturing base, Vaccine Refrigerator production process and cost structure analysis, labor cost, Vaccine Refrigerator market channel analysis). (more...)
Women Donates Kidney More Than Men in Living Women Donates Kidney More Than Men in Living
- March 08, 2018

Approximately 11% of adult population has chronic kidney disease . Kidney disease carries no symptoms, which makes it hard to detect. That's why this year we are focusing on how that trend can be changed. As the amount of albumin in the urine increases, the kidneys' filtering function usually begins to drop. The black and Asian community are even more affected by the decline in living kidney donations as organs are matched by blood group and tissue type. (more...)
Women's Day 2018: How Virat Kohli Made Anushka Sharma Feel Special Women's Day 2018: How Virat Kohli Made Anushka Sharma Feel Special
- March 08, 2018

Virat Kohli has been serving partner goals on a platter ever since he began dating Anushka Sharma . The heartthrob of millions of girls of the country, Indian cricketer Virat Kohli has an honest and warm message for all on Women's Day. Anushka Sharma: "Every step makes a difference when you believe in something strongly and do your bit". It might not show immediately but the results do create a ripple and an impact. (more...)
'Worrying decline' in living kidney donation in the East of England 'Worrying decline' in living kidney donation in the East of England
- March 08, 2018

Treating these conditions can be tricky, says Dr Arun Shah, a senior nephrologist with Lilavati Hospital, "as medicine usage is very restricted during pregnancy and X-rays and CT Scans are not allowed". The Canadian Society of Nephrology (CSN) is a society of physicians and scientists specializing in the care of people with kidney disease, and in research related to the kidney and kidney disease. (more...)
Canucks rookie Brock Boeser out 4-6 weeks with back injury Canucks rookie Brock Boeser out 4-6 weeks with back injury
- March 08, 2018

Sometimes they find a way to win, especially down the stretch here where we need points. With the Canucks well out of playoff contention, it's quite possible Boeser has played his last game of the 2017-18 campaign. "The little things are breaking us", Lee said, "and our resiliency's not there at all". "It's getting old", Doug Weight said, using an expletive to emphasize the thought. (more...)
APSU Baseball falls 11-4 to Ole Miss APSU Baseball falls 11-4 to Ole Miss
- March 08, 2018

The Rebels' season came to an end Wednesday under odd circumstances: Kennedy watched the game just off the court while working as an analyst for SEC Network. The Gamecocks' strategy in the second half wasn't complex: Give the ball to Silva down low and get out of the way. From there, SC never relinquished the lead as Ole Miss could only cut the lead to 3 before a meaningless last second 3-pointer. (more...)
Woman, 77, nearly drowns after being attacked by otter Woman, 77, nearly drowns after being attacked by otter
- March 08, 2018

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is investigating a second attack in which two individuals were bitten by an otter the day before, on Saturday, two miles from Wikles encounter. Wikle said she heard about the other attack, and said that the otter her group encountered Sunday chased some of their kayaks as they turned back toward Linger Lodge. (more...)
Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) Shares Bought by Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) Shares Bought by Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership
- March 08, 2018

Another trade for 9,128 shares valued at $1.02M was sold by Blum Steven M. Another trade for 580 shares valued at $64,328 was made by Di Fronzo Pascal W on Monday, October 2. Omega Inc holds 93,400 shares. Cornerstone Advisors reported 27,000 shares. Assetmark has 0% invested in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:V) for 322,200 shares. During the same quarter previous year, the company earned ($0.18) earnings per share. (more...)
Babies Who Look Like Dad Could See Health Boost Babies Who Look Like Dad Could See Health Boost
- March 08, 2018

In fact the researchers think in some of these cases a family likeness between father and son actually helped dads confirm the kid was theirs, which then means they're more likely to invest time in seeing them. While these measurements aren't ideal - even if a child is ill, there might be time or money restraints that prevent a doctor visit - when taken together and allowing for controlling factors, there's still a "statistically significant" trend, the researchers say. (more...)
Bengaluru FC return empty-handed Bengaluru FC return empty-handed
- March 08, 2018

ISL 2017-18 semifinal 1st leg, FC Pune City vs Bengaluru FC: Bengaluru FC are the favourites to lift the trophy. "We need to express ourselves the way we have been throughout the season". We have done very well in the season, and not going all the way will be disappointing". Commenting on their importance Popovic added: "Not having them is like Barcelona without Messi and Suarez". (more...)
Just in time for spring break, beer truck crashes on highway Just in time for spring break, beer truck crashes on highway
- March 08, 2018

It's enough to make a spring breaker cry in their beer. Talk about party fouls. A SC truck driver caused quite a scene on I-10 Wednesday morning after spilling almost 60,000 pounds of beer onto the highway in Okaloosa County. WEAR-TV reports that a SC truck driver named Michael Nolan Powell spilled the truckload of beer onto I-10 at around 2:40am Wednesday. Powell sustained minor injuries and was cited for careless driving. (more...)
F-35B shows versatility with historic landing at sea F-35B shows versatility with historic landing at sea
- March 08, 2018

The Navy said it was "the first time the aircraft has deployed aboard a US Navy ship and with a Marine Expeditionary Unit in the Indo-Pacific". The F-35B Joint Strike Fighter is deploying for the first time aboard a U.S. "Deployment of the versatile F-35B enhances the full range of expeditionary strike group capabilities with one of the world's most technologically-advanced air warfare platforms", Capt. (more...)
Bernie Sanders' Stepdaughter Loses Mayor's Race Bernie Sanders' Stepdaughter Loses Mayor's Race
- March 07, 2018

Independent Carina Driscoll ran on a progressive platform similar that of her stepfather, but her 35 percent haul of the vote failed to stop Weinberger from winning a third term on 48 percent of ballots cast, early results showed. "I'm asking for your vote because City Hall is not listening to us, and is catering to private interests instead of working for the people who live here", Driscoll's campaign website stated . (more...)
Tens of thousands of cheerleaders possibly exposed to mumps at national competition Tens of thousands of cheerleaders possibly exposed to mumps at national competition
- March 07, 2018

The health department said most people develop symptoms two weeks after contracting the virus. State health officials are warning athletes from 39 states and nine counties that they may have been exposed to mumps at a cheerleading competition last month in Dallas . (more...)