Medical


Amazon.com secures US Open tennis rights in Ireland and UK Amazon.com secures US Open tennis rights in Ireland and UK
- April 20, 2018

In addition to the live match play, Prime Video members in the United Kingdom and Ireland will also have access to on-demand highlights and other content - all for no additional cost. Amazon has hoovered up exclusive live-streaming rights to the U.S. Open Tennis Championships for Prime customers in the United Kingdom and Ireland in a five-year pact - another move forward in the tech giant's encroachment on TV sports. (more...)
Diving deep on one breath could be in a 'sea nomad's' DNA Diving deep on one breath could be in a 'sea nomad's' DNA
- April 20, 2018

Nomadic free-divers evolve larger spleen to stay underwater longer. Dr. Rodney C. Jubilado from the University of Hawaii who was not a part of the study stated that he first aw the Bajau people when he lived on the Samal Island in the Philippines and was always "fascinated" by them. (more...)
Penske Automotive Group (PAG) Cut to Hold at ValuEngine
- April 20, 2018

The stock decreased 1.12% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $44.22. About 103,876 shares traded. Analysts await Penske Automotive Group , Inc. Monarch Capital Management Inc holds 3.45% of its portfolio in Lakeland Financial Corporation for 191,436 shares. Penske Automotive Group , Inc. (more...)
The company claims all of its rides are now carbon neutral The company claims all of its rides are now carbon neutral
- April 20, 2018

The company plans to achieve this feat by offsetting over a million metric tons of carbon - which Lyft says is the "equivalent to planting tens of millions of trees or taking hundreds of thousands of cars off the road" - in the year ahead. (more...)
Concussions May Increase the Risk for Parkinson's Disease Concussions May Increase the Risk for Parkinson's Disease
- April 20, 2018

The mechanism which underlies the relationship between concussions and Parkinson's is not yet clear. Moderate to severe traumatic brain injury was defined as a loss of consciousness for more than 30 minutes, adjustment of consciousness for more than 24 hours or amnesia for more than 24 hours. (more...)
FDA Committee Recommends GW's Cannabis-Based Seizure Drug FDA Committee Recommends GW's Cannabis-Based Seizure Drug
- April 20, 2018

FDA advisors voted Thursday to recommend approval for the drug that's been hailed as a "breakthrough", saying the cannabis-based oil has clear benefits for children with uncontrollable seizures. The FDA staff said that the drug "has a negligible abuse potential". "Furthermore, the acknowledgement by the FDA of cannabis' potential medical efficacy is likely to rekindle debates as to the proper classification of cannabis, and particularly cannabidiol (CBD), the main active ingredient in ... (more...)
On April, 26 The EPS for Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) Expected At $
- April 19, 2018

The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) has risen 18.94% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 71.38% the S&P500. Analysts await Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc . This stock's distance from its 20-day simple moving average is 3.99%, based on a recent bid, while its distance from the 50-day simple moving average is now 12.64%. (more...)
Celebrated doctor Hans Asperger helped Nazis to slaughter autistic children, research claims Celebrated doctor Hans Asperger helped Nazis to slaughter autistic children, research claims
- April 19, 2018

Asperger's syndrome, a form of autism, typically involves deficiencies in social and communication skills and is often seen in people of average or above average intelligence. "This is part of a broader effort by historians to expose what doctors were doing during the Third Reich". Up to 300,000 victims, including children, were exterminated at clinics in Germany, Austria, Poland and the Czech Republic between 1939 and 1945. (more...)
Health workers' demands, strike envy-driven - NMA Health workers' demands, strike envy-driven - NMA
- April 19, 2018

Unions of workers in federal government owned public hospitals across Nigeria under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Union, JOHESU , say they will not call off the strike they are now embarking on until the government meets their demands. He, however, noted that six months after the suspension of the nationwide strike, government was yet to do anything tangible over the pending issues. (more...)
Man Shot, Killed After Ramming Police with vehicle Man Shot, Killed After Ramming Police with vehicle
- April 19, 2018

The officers were reportedly sent to the Walmart to investigate "a suspicious vehicle" and were attempting a traffic stop. Yarber, a father of three, was sitting in the parking lot in a black Mustang on April 5, waiting for his friends to return to the auto, when police say they received a call about a "suspicious vehicle" in the Walmart parking lot. (more...)
I will win by big margin: BJP state chief Yeddyurappa I will win by big margin: BJP state chief Yeddyurappa
- April 19, 2018

Yeddyurappa, on Thursday filed his nomination papers from Shikaripura Assembly segment, a party official said. During his visits, Shah has been reaching out to the Lingayats and Veerashaiva Lingayats, meeting their seers and holding meetings with their groups apparently to ensure that the Congress does not cut into its voter base. (more...)
Knicks To Interview Kenny Smith For Head Coach Knicks To Interview Kenny Smith For Head Coach
- April 19, 2018

Smith. Since retiring, Smith has gone on to have a successful career as a studio analyst, working alongside Ernie Johnson Jr., Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal on "Inside the National Basketball Association". Smith, 53, is one of several candidates to be interviewed by the team to replace Jeff Hornacek, who was sacked last week after two seasons in charge. (more...)
More illnesses reported in E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce More illnesses reported in E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce
- April 19, 2018

Illnesses include 12 cases in Pennsylvania, 10 cases in Idaho, seven cases in New Jersey, six cases in Montana, three cases in Arizona, two cases each in Connecticut, Michigan, New York and OH, and one case each in Alaska, California, Illinois, Louisiana, Missouri, Virginia and Washington. (more...)
Largest Wildfire In Oklahoma Spreads Northeast Largest Wildfire In Oklahoma Spreads Northeast
- April 19, 2018

Officials report that "normal" tactics to fight the fires aren't working in these abnormal conditions and at least one Type 6 Engine was burned and destroyed April 12. At least one wildfire was started yesterday due to careless actions that violated the Burn Ban in place. In western Oklahoma, homes in Oakwood and Seiling were evacuated Tuesday because of another fire. (more...)
What's the Best Way to Track Your Blood Pressure? What's the Best Way to Track Your Blood Pressure?
- April 19, 2018

Namely " masked hypertension ", where blood pressure presents as normal in the clinic, but is elevated out of office, and "white-coat hypertension", where blood pressure is elevated in the clinic, but normal outside the office. Phenotypes of hypertension were also assessed, including white-coat hypertension, sustained hypertension, masked hypertension and normotension. They're based on a Spanish registry with information on nearly 64,000 adults whose primary care doctors ordered ambulatory ... (more...)
Global medical equipment maintenance market to hit $48.3 billion by 2025 Global medical equipment maintenance market to hit $48.3 billion by 2025
- April 19, 2018

The Garden Equipment market report shows a significant growth in the CAGR during the forecast period 2018 to 2023. The global Egg Processing market research report distils the most essential aspects of the Egg Processing market and presents them in the form of a comprehensive and cohesive document. (more...)
Fortis Healthcare shareholders seek EGM to remove existing board members Fortis Healthcare shareholders seek EGM to remove existing board members
- April 19, 2018

IHH has said that it is ready to infuse up to Rs4,000cr through a preferential allotment of equity shares at a price not exceeding Rs160 per share. All of the above factors will be important to Fortis' future in the event of a "face off" type situation, say if IHH launches a hostile offer for Fortis despite being turned down by the board. (more...)
'If teams want me next season, they should get in touch' 'If teams want me next season, they should get in touch'
- April 19, 2018

Red Bull F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo . A brilliant win last weekend in Shanghai has certainly raised expectations that Red Bull will want to keep him at Milton Keynes alongside Max Verstappen . While Mercedes have yet to win this season, they are still top of the constructors' standings and have won both championships for the last four years. (more...)
Emery: I don't know when Neymar will return Emery: I don't know when Neymar will return
- April 19, 2018

The Brazil global is targeting a return to training following his final medical examination on May 17 ahead of the World Cup in Russian Federation. "I've waited four years for this chance; I hope to get there in great shape". Neymar, 26, is said to have become disillusioned at PSG, with the winger keen to join a more competitive league. "But that's normal for a guy who has had the first surgery of his career". (more...)
HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC) Sets 1-Year High on April, 17 at $57.86
- April 19, 2018

Volume is simply the number of shares or contracts that trade over a given period of time, usually a day. MRC Global Inc. (NYSE:MRC) has declined 7.82% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. HollyFrontier Corporation had 2 sales and 0 insider buys since November 6, 2017. HollyFrontier (NYSE: HFC ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 21st. (more...)
False alarm, not outside attack, sets off Syria air defenses False alarm, not outside attack, sets off Syria air defenses
- April 19, 2018

In May past year, the BBC reported that the Barzah site was being used by the Syrian regime to install chemical weapons on long-range missiles, violating the 2013 agreement to eliminate chemical weapons from the country. Ahmet Uzumcu, Director-General of the group, hoped "all necessary arrangements will be made.to allow the team to deploy to Douma as soon as possible", he told an executive council meeting Monday. (more...)
Burlington Target of Unusually High Options Trading (BURL)
- April 19, 2018

At $144.28 PT, the company's valuation could be $376.24 million more. The stock increased 6.04% or $0.014 during the last trading session, reaching $0.255. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, January 6 by Wedbush. On Friday, February 2 the rating was maintained by SunTrust with "Buy". (NYSE:BURL) with "Overweight" rating. (more...)
Officials say hairdresser sentenced to life for deliberately infecting men with HIV Officials say hairdresser sentenced to life for deliberately infecting men with HIV
- April 19, 2018

Daryll Rowe, 27, was convicted on five counts of Grievous Bodily Harm (GBH) for infecting five gay partners and five counts of attempted GBH for attempting to infect five others. Rowe told jurors he believed he had been cured of the virus by the time he moved to Brighton, having adopted the practice of drinking his own urine as a treatment, supplemented with natural remedies, including oregano, coconut and olive leaf oils. (more...)
Residents in six Kentucky counties urged to get Hepatitis A vaccine Residents in six Kentucky counties urged to get Hepatitis A vaccine
- April 19, 2018

The changes come as the state is dealing with increases in hepatitis cases. The Wednesday hours also will offer free testing for hepatitis C and HIV, along with on-site referrals to recovery programs, the health department announced. She encouraged residents to take steps to protect themselves against hepatitis A infection. For insured people, the hepatitis A vaccine should not require any out-of-pocket costs as long as policies are compliant with the federal Affordable Care Act. (more...)
Rhode Island Recognized as Leader in Early Childhood Education Rhode Island Recognized as Leader in Early Childhood Education
- April 18, 2018

Enrollment is growing, but not fast enough, and it shouldn't come at the expense of quality, said Steven Barnett, senior co-director of the National Institute for Early Education Research , which released its annual " State of Preschool " report Wednesday. (more...)
Which Record Store Day title tops your shopping list? Which Record Store Day title tops your shopping list?
- April 18, 2018

Record Store Day was conceived in 2007 at a gathering of independent record store owners and employees as a way to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding independent record stores. And junkies line up at stores' openings to get their hands on rare and special releases from artists spanning all genres. Spun Out in Gold Street and Vinyl Underground in Abington Street will be stocking a selection of the official releases. (more...)
Cadillac president leaving company effective immediately Cadillac president leaving company effective immediately
- April 18, 2018

A few months later he moved the brand's headquarters from Detroit to NY in an effort to give Cadillac more sophistication. Cadillac's marketing chief, Uwe Ellinghaus resigned for personal reasons in December. In 2017, GM was number one in automotive retail sales in Canada, with Buick , GMC and Cadillac achieving their best ever sales years. China was the key on volume of 24,534 vehicles. (more...)
Malaria Summit appeals to Commonwealth for help Malaria Summit appeals to Commonwealth for help
- April 18, 2018

Today the Prime Minister supported the pledge to halve malaria in the next five years and re-affirmed the government's commitment in 2016 to spend £500 million a year on malaria for five years. This year the Department for International Development will launch a new £50 million programme to push for further malaria control in the country. "And we, as a Commonwealth, have a particular duty to tackle it". (more...)
British Man Claims Painkillers Made Him Gay British Man Claims Painkillers Made Him Gay
- April 18, 2018

In a surprising turn of events, an English man says he was turned gay by the painkillers he took after he met with an accident as the drug was prescribed for a broken foot. Another said: "This is the most ridiculous thing I have heard". 'It's really what I'm craving right now. If this effect is actually because of the medicine that I am sure that this is an alarming situation for all, I mean who wants to land up in an entirely different scenario while getting medicinal help for some other ... (more...)
"Not on our watch": Greg Hunt rules out Greens' cannabis push
- April 18, 2018

The Australian Greens have promised this bill will be in parliament by the end of 2018. Marijuana smoking will also be forbidden major shopping areas and central railway station after complaints from residents, as The Netherlands toughens up its traditionally liberal approach to the soft drug after complaints from residents. (more...)