Medical


County Health: Person diagnosed with measles traveled through county, exposure possible
- May 05, 2018

Dr. Michael Nesheiwat, the Putnam County health commissioner, says the disease stems from "an worldwide traveling family from France" that made their way to New York City. Fresno County residents who were at either location during those time frames and show any signs of measles should stay at home, verify their immunization status, then contact their health care provider by telephone for instructions. (more...)
Gadkari to lay foundation for two flyovers in city on May 5 Gadkari to lay foundation for two flyovers in city on May 5
- May 05, 2018

However, the Uppal flyover will be constructed at a cost of Rs 1,395 crore and in which the Central government will provide Rs 626.76 crore while the remaining share (Rs 768.26 crore), is from the State government. Another crucial project is the 6.25-km long elevated expressway on NH-202 from Uppal, which is estimated to cost Rs 627 crore. He also urged Gadkari to use his good offices with Defence Minister Nirmala Sitaraman for handing over 100 acres of defence land to build an elevated ... (more...)
NCLAT to hear Numetal, ArcelorMittal pleas on May 17 NCLAT to hear Numetal, ArcelorMittal pleas on May 17
- May 05, 2018

The bench had asked the Essar Steel lenders to review bids from Numetal and ArcelorMittal , and said that the two contenders could be given 30 days to rework their proposals. "There is more than one issue with Numetal and ArcelorMittal". It would be hard to convince all the bankers, especially ICICI Bank, State Bank of India and Punjab National Bank. (more...)
Cockroach gets stuck inside a Florida women's ear while she slept Cockroach gets stuck inside a Florida women's ear while she slept
- May 05, 2018

They were small. When intact and in all of its roach glory, I would guess that it was about the size of my pinky nail down to my first knuckle. It should be noted that Holley has an extremely positive attitude and healthy sense of humor about an episode that would send many into a spiral of anxiety, including this reporter. (more...)
Hate crime suspect caught after mistaken release from jail Hate crime suspect caught after mistaken release from jail
- May 05, 2018

Sleeper was arraigned on multiple felony charges during the hearing on Tuesday before Cook County Judge Matthew Coghlan. Cops have said Sleeper has vowed to shoot gay people in bars in the Lakeview neighborhood. Miscommunication between the state's attorney's office and the sheriff's office led to the accidental release of an anti-gay terrorist, according to the Chicago Tribune . (more...)
PSEB 10th results 2018 date, don't believe rumours PSEB 10th results 2018 date, don't believe rumours
- May 05, 2018

Earlier, Zee News had reported that the results could be declared on Thursday at around 10 am. Official websites often crashed as several students tried to gain access in anticipation of their mark sheets. The results which have been postponed many times over the last few days, could be declared on Friday, News18 said . However, the numbers are an improvement from the pas years as in 2017 exam results, the pass percentage was 62.36 per cent. (more...)
Malta reports highest increase in carbon footprint in European Union a year ago Malta reports highest increase in carbon footprint in European Union a year ago
- May 05, 2018

The official European Union statistics agency, Eurostat, released the early figures this week, which estimated the level of carbon emissions from energy usage across all 28 member states. The European Union was struggling to reach targets to cut down on Carbon dioxide emissions, which have increased at a faster rate over the past two years. (more...)
Smart Home Solutions Market to Exceed US$ 90 Bn in 2025 Smart Home Solutions Market to Exceed US$ 90 Bn in 2025
- May 05, 2018

The CAGR used for forecasting is arrived at using data from primary research with key players and insights from the analysts. Later, it is represented in form of graphs, tables and Smart Grid Networking market pie-diagrams. This report is subdivided into several key regions (geographically). Benefits associated with smart home solutions such as energy consumption reduction, enabling cost savings and other aspects such as emerging smart home technologies, increasing demand for integrated ... (more...)
Nicki Minaj Reminds Us She's Still Sort Of A Big Deal Nicki Minaj Reminds Us She's Still Sort Of A Big Deal
- May 05, 2018

Minaj cruises through the city, taking out her enemies in the process. " Barbie Tingz " and Chun-Li" are reportedly previews of Nicki Minaj's highly-anticipated fourth studio album. "I was really inspired by Chun-Li as a character", explains McGrath, "and Margiela's lip looks are always so sci-fi, it was ideal for Nicki and this video". (more...)
Notice to impeach CJI Dipak Misra unwarranted Notice to impeach CJI Dipak Misra unwarranted
- May 05, 2018

On Wednesday, when the first advocate opened his submissions for urgent hearing of his matter, a bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra , which has a long queue of lawyers everyday for mentioning of cases, said: "Go to the court of Registrar (Judicial)", the bench, also comprising Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud, said. (more...)
FY2018 EPS Estimates for Penske Automotive Group Lifted by Analyst (PAG)
- May 05, 2018

Gam Holdings Ag stated it has 0.44% in Penske Automotive Group, Inc . The stock decreased 1.57% or $0.72 during the last trading session, reaching $45.18. Northcoast initiated the shares of PAG in report on Thursday, September 28 with "Buy" rating . The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, April 5 by Stifel Nicolaus. (more...)
Elberta Elementary School student wins Google competition Elberta Elementary School student wins Google competition
- May 05, 2018

Unknown to the students and most of the school's staff, representatives from Google, who were already on-site working with employees regarding technology, announced that Marisa Lassard had been selected as the Nevada victor of the Doodle 4 Google art design contest. (more...)
Mozambican opposition leader reported to have died at 65 Mozambican opposition leader reported to have died at 65
- May 05, 2018

All eyes will be on Renamo following Dhlakama's death to see if the party can manage a peaceful leadership battle and transition as failure to do so could have major repercussions for Mozambique. Dhlakama repeatedly stood as an unsuccessful presidential candidate in elections, despite alleging electoral fraud. Mozambique will hold elections in October 2019, with observers saying Renamo had recently increased its public support. (more...)
Women are urged to avoid catch-up breast screening Women are urged to avoid catch-up breast screening
- May 05, 2018

The problem stemmed from a National Health Services trial created to find out whether extra screening would protect older women from breast cancer. Chief executive of Bucks NHS Health Trust (BHT), Neil Macdonald, said "there will be women in Bucks impacted" by the failures, however exact figures are yet to be released. (more...)
Floods trigger death and massive displacement in Kenya: Red Cross Floods trigger death and massive displacement in Kenya: Red Cross
- May 05, 2018

According to the IFRC, numerous communities affected were already struggling to recover from the 2017 drought. "We are at the scene looking for bodies", Kajiado County police chief Kipkemboi Rop told The Associated Press after the Kandisi River overflowed its banks on the outskirts of the capital, Nairobi. (more...)
Sarepta Therapeutics Q1 adjusted earnings Beat Estimates
- May 05, 2018

Morgan Stanley holds 0.01% or 828,037 shares. Its up 2.63% from 1.11M shares previously. It fall, as 27 investors sold Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc . shares while 67 reduced holdings. (NASDAQ:SRPT). Millennium Management Ltd holds 801,971 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. The stock of Sarepta Therapeutics , Inc. Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRPT) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March 1st. (more...)
Lyft adds 30 self-driving cars for public rides in Las Vegas
- May 05, 2018

The company is accomplishing this through a partnership with autonomous auto tech company Aptiv; the same company they worked with at CES. Ride-hailing services like Lyft and Uber have been some of the biggest proponents of self-driving vehicle technology lately, and it isn't hard to see why. (more...)
Luminaria ceremony at June 9 Relay for Life Luminaria ceremony at June 9 Relay for Life
- May 05, 2018

It will be held inside the church from 5-10 p.m.so you don't have to worry about rain or hot or cold temperatures. The objective for the Relay for Life event is for local cancer survivors understand first-hand how vital these services are. (more...)
Legendary Islanders GM Bill Torrey Dies Legendary Islanders GM Bill Torrey Dies
- May 05, 2018

Along with coach Al Arbour , his teams won 4 straight Stanley Cups and succeeded in winning 19 straight playoff series. After four more losses in the postseason, Torrey likely made his best personnel move - and one of the best trades in National Hockey League history - on March 10, 1980, when he sent popular veterans Billy Harris and Dave Lewis to the Kings in exchange for two-way center Butch Goring. (more...)
Nigeria get N720million advance World Cup prize money Nigeria get N720million advance World Cup prize money
- May 05, 2018

Yes, we may not have experienced senior players in that area but we have talented, fearless young players who can hold their own against any team. I missed the last 10 games of the EPL before 2014 World Cup but I still made the team to Brazil. (more...)
Michigan State: Nassar's conduct did not violate NCAA rules Michigan State: Nassar's conduct did not violate NCAA rules
- May 05, 2018

Mike Glazier, an attorney from the law firm of Bond, Schoeneck & King, wrote in a March 22 letter to the NCAA that MSU found no reasons to believe any NCAA bylaws were violated. The criminal complaint says four female students accused him of using his position to sexually assault, harass, and solicit nude photos of the students. (more...)
Supreme Court refuses to interfere with arrest of journalist Upendra Rai Supreme Court refuses to interfere with arrest of journalist Upendra Rai
- May 05, 2018

Sources in the agency said Upendra Rai had earlier worked at senior editorial positions at Tehelka and Sahara News Network. "For the year 2017, his (Rai's) bank account transactions, each above Rs 1 lakh, show credit of Rs 79 crore and for the same period reflect a debit of Rs 78.51 crore". (more...)
Rep. Tony Cárdenas calls sexual abuse allegations false Rep. Tony Cárdenas calls sexual abuse allegations false
- May 04, 2018

A House Democrat has identified himself in a lawsuit involving claims of sexual abuse against a minor in order to deny the allegations. But for reasons not explained in the statement his lawyer Patricia Glaser provided reporters, Cárdenas has chose to pre-emptively disclose himself as John Doe and publicly deny the allegations. (more...)
Celgene Corporation Stock Pops on Q1 Earnings Beat
- May 04, 2018

About 3.77M shares traded. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) has risen 39.20% since May 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.91% the S&P500. First American Bank decreased its stake in Celgene Corp ( CELG ) by 51.58% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Diseases from ticks, mosquitoes and fleas have tripled in the US Diseases from ticks, mosquitoes and fleas have tripled in the US
- May 04, 2018

When a pregnant woman is infected, Zika can result in severe birth defects. Disease cases from mosquito, tick, and flea bites tripled in the U.S. from 2004 to 2016. "Well it's hard to predict how these things will happen, especially new diseases", said Gaines. Tick-borne diseases can be treated with antibiotics, and prompt diagnosis can help prevent complications. (more...)
Junk food diet can double infertility risk Junk food diet can double infertility risk
- May 04, 2018

The researchers found that women who ate fruit less than one to three times a month took half a month longer to become pregnant compared to those who ate three or more portions of fruit a day in the month before they conceived. "A recent review on male diet and fertility markers indicated that higher intake of fruits and vegetables was associated with increased sperm motility whereas a higher intake of fat-rich foods and candies may decrease semen quality", Grieger and her co-authors wrote . (more...)
Coli infection linked to lettuce reported in ND Coli infection linked to lettuce reported in ND
- May 04, 2018

In fact, in the 1990s, most E.coli illnesses were linked to contaminated hamburger products. People who get sick from toxin-producing E. coli come down with symptoms about three to four days after swallowing the germ, with many suffering bloody diarrhea, severe stomach cramps and vomiting. (more...)
Scientists Probe Mystery of How Hair Prematurely Goes Gray Scientists Probe Mystery of How Hair Prematurely Goes Gray
- May 04, 2018

Cells in the body have the ability to detect any type of foreign invader and the respond by producing interferon, which are signaling molecules. Hair pigmentation over the course of a lifetime is dependent on the presence of melanocyte stem cells that reside in the hair follicle . (more...)
EP Wealth Advisors LLC Has $864000 Holdings in Philip Morris International (PM)
- May 04, 2018

Philip Morris International had a negative return on equity of 72.40% and a net margin of 7.50%. PM traded up $0.34 during trading on Thursday, hitting $80.44. Piper Jaffray reissued a "buy" rating and set a $126.00 target price on shares of Philip Morris International in a research note on Thursday, February 8th. (more...)
Jernigan out 4-to-6 months with herniated disc, contract re-worked Jernigan out 4-to-6 months with herniated disc, contract re-worked
- May 04, 2018

Though no one knows for sure where Jernigan hurt his back, whether it be with the team, or independently, Howie Roseman and the Eagles front office obviously view the injury as a major red flag and have made the appropriate moves to further mitigate their risks moving forward. (more...)