Medical


The Pentagon Says Strikes 'Crippled' Syria's Chemical Weapons Sites The Pentagon Says Strikes 'Crippled' Syria's Chemical Weapons Sites
- April 17, 2018

Haley also said U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will announce new sanctions against Russian Federation for its support for Syria's chemical weapons program Monday. The Western countries blame Assad for the Douma attack that killed dozens of people. Moscow condemned the Western states for refusing to wait for the OPCW's findings before attacking. (more...)
San Antonio baboons escape biomedical facility San Antonio baboons escape biomedical facility
- April 17, 2018

Once they got out the alarm was raised nearly immediately - turns out that your average Texan isn't used to seeing monkeys running down the road. Eyewitness Janelle Bouton was on her way to the local supermarket when she saw the incident unfold. (more...)
Hard Facts About Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK) Hard Facts About Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)
- April 17, 2018

First Trust Advisors Lp who had been investing in Dst Sys Inc Del for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $5.08 billion market cap company. Even though professional analysts may have better information about a certain company, investors may need to proceed with caution when it comes to following price targets. (more...)
Sonam Kapoor to QUIT acting post wedding with Anand Ahuja? Sonam Kapoor to QUIT acting post wedding with Anand Ahuja?
- April 17, 2018

The source also added, "Anil and Sunita have known Farah since the time she started out in Bollywood". It is going to be the classic big fat Indian wedding where the functions take place from four days before leading up to the wedding night. (more...)
Rose Acre Farms Issues Egg Recall Rose Acre Farms Issues Egg Recall
- April 17, 2018

Rose Acres Farms is voluntarily recalling almost 207 million eggs due to a possible Salmonella Braenderup contamination after 22 people have reported cases of illness since early March, according to a notice posted on the Food & Drug Administration's website. (more...)
Studies find new ways to use immune-boosting lung cancer drugs Studies find new ways to use immune-boosting lung cancer drugs
- April 17, 2018

The challenge remains to develop ways of applying these Principles in the clinical setting, whether in hospitals or GP practices in major cities, regional centres or smaller towns, to improve outcomes for people with lung cancer. More than 69% of the combination group were alive at a year, compared to 49% of those who used chemotherapy alone. Roughly 20% of patients see their tumors respond when they get chemotherapy before surgery; in this study, among patients who received Opdivo instead, ... (more...)
Police Begin Manhunt For Abductors Of German Police Begin Manhunt For Abductors Of German
- April 17, 2018

Michael Cremza, a German national working with the company ". He assured that the operatives would track down the culprits involved in the dastardly act. A resident who witnessed the incident said he saw the abductors bundling the foreign national into their auto while shooting in the air. A resident who witnessed the incident said he saw the abductors bundling the German into their auto, while shooting in the air. (more...)
Silver Alert issued for 21-year-old out of Duplin County Silver Alert issued for 21-year-old out of Duplin County
- April 17, 2018

Carol Merrell was last seen about 2 p.m. Saturday at 617 Brookwood Drive, police report. A truck similar to that the couple was driving. He is 6-foot-1 and weighs 180 pounds with gray hair and blue eyes. Officials say Lancaster may have thought he was in ME when he was in Guilford and dropped his wife off so they could meet with a friend in a town thought to be nearby. (more...)
Rays OF to undergo surgery on thumb Rays OF to undergo surgery on thumb
- April 17, 2018

A spokesman for the Rays says Kiermaier's surgery will be scheduled in the coming days. "For this to happen, third consecutive year, another freak type of injury, it's hard to put into words", Kiermaier said. "It's beyond frustrating", Cash said after Sunday's game. Kiermaier, who's batting.163 with one RBI this year, missed 48 games after breaking his left wrist diving for a ball in 2016. (more...)
Karl Lagerfeld Says He's 'Fed Up' With #MeToo Movement Karl Lagerfeld Says He's 'Fed Up' With #MeToo Movement
- April 17, 2018

Karl Lagerfeld sat down for a spirited interview with fashion magazine, Numero , on Friday and though he may be upwards of 84, insane as a cut snake and in possession of the finest toupee this side of John Travolta, the designer did not disappoint. (more...)
Medical journal demands 'urgent' response to epidemic of flesh-eating ulcer Medical journal demands 'urgent' response to epidemic of flesh-eating ulcer
- April 16, 2018

Scientists in Australia have voiced concern about an apparent outbreak of Buruli ulcer, a flesh-eating disease that usually occurs in West and central Africa. The condition is most common in regions with tropical, subtropical and temperate climates. Different combinations of antibiotics are given to the patient to have it for 8 weeks. (more...)
Acting benefits of ketamine for depression and suicidality Acting benefits of ketamine for depression and suicidality
- April 16, 2018

During a trial study , the patients and doctors observed a notable recovery in just a few hours of the applied treatment and noted significantly reduced symptoms of the patients who were suffering from a critically higher risk of suicide. Those who used esketamine had a much bigger improvement in depression symptoms over the first four weeks of treatment, but at 25 days, the effects had evened out. (more...)
Asian man gets 3 months' jail for illicit sex with Arab woman Asian man gets 3 months' jail for illicit sex with Arab woman
- April 16, 2018

The woman was shot in the head in a home in the 200 block of East Liberty Street around 11 p.m. Sunday, police said Monday. About 20 cases of snatching, robbery and molestation have been filed against him at various police stations in the city. (more...)
E. coli outbreak in 11 states linked to romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak in 11 states linked to romaine lettuce
- April 16, 2018

The CDC investigation is ongoing to identify the source of the contamination. Restaurants and stores are advised not to serve or sell chopped romaine lettuce. The DNA fingerprint of the bacteria in that outbreak is different. So far, the contaminated lettuce can be traced only to the Yuma, Arizona, growing region. (more...)
Gas Prices Rise 3.5 Cents In Chattanooga Gas Prices Rise 3.5 Cents In Chattanooga
- April 16, 2018

The average has now passed the 2017 peak of $2.67 per gallon, which occurred in September following Hurricane Harvey's landfall. Knoxville- $2.49, up 7.8 cents per gallon from last week's $2.41. Refinery maintenance has gone well thus far, and gasoline supply has continued to push higher as more refiners conclude their work. The EIA also expects US gas consumption to increase 0.2 percent in comparison to last summer, as highway travel is projected to increase by 1.3 percent - the ... (more...)
Mali militants attack bases disguised as United Nations peacekeepers Mali militants attack bases disguised as United Nations peacekeepers
- April 16, 2018

More than a dozen others, including many French soldiers, were wounded, according to the government. "MINUSMA confirms a significant complex attack on its camp in Timbuktu mortars, exchange of fire, vehicle suicide bomb attack", the mission tweeted. (more...)
Fake Doctor in Delhi AIIMS, police arrest the accused Fake Doctor in Delhi AIIMS, police arrest the accused
- April 16, 2018

The police arrested Adnan Khurram on April 14. Once caught, it turned out that the imposter is not an AIIMS doctor and not even a medical student elsewhere. "He would roam around wearing the lab coat and stethoscope all the time". The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has debarred a senior faculty of microbiology department from guiding students for the next three years after a student attempted suicide, accusing her of harassment and abuse. (more...)
Study shows regular drinking shortens lifespan Study shows regular drinking shortens lifespan
- April 16, 2018

Exceeding of this concentration is two times may lead to reduced life expectancy by 1-2 years, 2.5% for 4-5 years. "This study has shown that drinking alcohol at levels which were believed to be safe is actually linked with lower life expectancy and several adverse health outcomes", co-author Dan G. (more...)
Anto, Khloe and Lolu Leaves Big Brother Naija in Final Eviction Show Anto, Khloe and Lolu Leaves Big Brother Naija in Final Eviction Show
- April 16, 2018

Some of the viewers who were expecting the duo to make it to the finals, expressed dissatisfaction with her game strategy. Big Brother then sent Lolu , Miracle, Tobi, Nina, Alex back into the Lounge, leaving Anto , Khloe , Cee in the Arena, next biggie evicted Khloe and Anto , before going back into the House to evict Lolu . (more...)
Deadline to register to vote in May primary is Monday, April 16 Deadline to register to vote in May primary is Monday, April 16
- April 16, 2018

The vote, now scheduled for October 20, was initially set for 2015 but was repeatedly delayed due to security fears and logistical hurdles. If held, candidates will contest the 249 seats in the National Assembly for five-year terms. As part of electoral reforms after the fraud-marred presidential election in 2014, voters must register again and will receive new voting identification cards. (more...)
Lightning strike down Devils for a 2-0 series lead Lightning strike down Devils for a 2-0 series lead
- April 16, 2018

Alex Killorn scored twice during a four-goal second period, helping the top-seeded team in the Eastern Conference beat the Devils , 5-3, on Saturday afternoon in Tampa, Fla ., in Game 2 of the best-of-seven series. We can't have guys not necessarily playing as hard as they need to in the competitive areas of the game". Vasilevskiy stopped 41 shots, while limiting the Devils to rookie Nico Hischier's unassisted goal in the opening period and Sami Vatanen's sixth career playoff goal ... (more...)
UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. Lowers Holdings in Altria Group Inc (MO)
- April 16, 2018

Accredited Investors Inc who had been investing in Graco Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.74B market cap company. The stock increased 0.87% or $0.55 during the last trading session, reaching $63.95. The rating was maintained by Seaport Global on Monday, January 22 with "Hold". The stock has "Buy" rating by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, August 1. The company was maintained on Thursday, September 14 by Piper Jaffray. (more...)
Death notices published April 16, 2018
- April 16, 2018

Saturday at the Joyce - Brady Chapel in Bennett. Removal Monday morning at 9.15am to St. Patrick's Church, Wicklow Town arriving for 10.00am Funeral Mass followed by interment in Rathnew Cemetery. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, April 16, 2018, at Good Shepherd Funeral Home with the Rev. Dan Hyde, and Anthony Trawick officiating. (more...)
Federated Investors Inc. PA Purchased 122060 Shares of US Bancorp (USB)
- April 16, 2018

The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $40.58. About 129,565 shares traded. j2 Global, Inc. GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) has declined 10.07% since April 15, 2017 and is downtrending. BMO Capital Markets maintained Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) on Friday, July 14 with "Sell" rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, June 22 by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
Jefferies Group Reiterates $125.00 Price Target for AbbVie (ABBV)
- April 16, 2018

Formidable Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of AbbVie by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter. The stock decreased 0.31% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $91.83. After $0.49 actual EPS reported by eBay Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -10.20% negative EPS growth. Big Money Sentiment decreased to 0.8 in Q4 2017. (more...)
Rohingya camp gutted in Delhi's Kalindi Kunj, no casualties reported Rohingya camp gutted in Delhi's Kalindi Kunj, no casualties reported
- April 16, 2018

No casualty was reported, however, one of the residents sustained burn injuries. "Three cylinders also exploded during the rescue operation", said a police officer. He added that the residents are not sure how the fire began. "We got information about the fire through messages going around on the college WhatsApp group". (more...)
Concluding ceremony of Commonwealth Games held at Gold Coast Concluding ceremony of Commonwealth Games held at Gold Coast
- April 16, 2018

The next commonwealth games will be held in 2022 in Birmingham, England . She said that 49 athletes from RSPB participated in the CWG 2018 Games in disciplines like weightlifting, wrestling, hockey, athletics, basketball and gymnastics. (more...)
Process of scaring MQMP should be halted: Farooq Sattar Process of scaring MQMP should be halted: Farooq Sattar
- April 16, 2018

After the rumors of Shabbir Qaimkhani's inclusion in PSP, MQM-P leader Farooq Sattar had met him to give him assurance about resolving his concerns. Kamal was addressing a presser in Karachi as MQMP's member of provincial assembly Sumeta Afzal Saeed joined ranks of PSP. (more...)
USA strikes cripple Syria's chemical weapons ability: Pentagon USA strikes cripple Syria's chemical weapons ability: Pentagon
- April 16, 2018

U.S. -led precision air strikes target "heart" of regime's chemical weapons program; analysis from Lt. Gen. Richard Newton, former assistant vice chief of staff of the U.S. Syria's President Bashar Assad announced that his country would respond to the allied attack but offered no details. White called on Russian Federation to demand Assad dismantle his chemical weapons program. (more...)
Manchester City bounce back to put one hand on Premier League title Manchester City bounce back to put one hand on Premier League title
- April 16, 2018

Man City team: Ederson, Walker, Kompany (C), Laporte, Delph, Gundogan, Silva, De Bruyne, Sane, Sterling, Jesus. The Sky Blues didn't let any self doubt hinder them at Wembley Stadium and showed the quality that has propelled them to the top of the Premier League . (more...)