Medical


Cornish charity backs mental health minute Cornish charity backs mental health minute
- May 15, 2018

All of us live increasingly busy lives in and it is all too easy to feel overwhelmed by our many responsibilities whether it's work commitments, financial worries, difficulties in relationships or the pressures of social media and information overload. (more...)
World Health Organization pushes ban of margarine by 2023 World Health Organization pushes ban of margarine by 2023
- May 15, 2018

Promote the replacement of these fats with healthier oils. "Trans fats are a harmful compound that can be removed easily without major cost and without any impact on the quality of the foods", Branca said . Trans fats are popular with manufacturers of fried, baked and snack foods because they have a long shelf life, but they are bad for consumers, increasing heart disease risk by 21 percent and deaths by 28 percent, a World Health Organization statement said. (more...)
Wow Air expands in Asia with new Delhi route Wow Air expands in Asia with new Delhi route
- May 15, 2018

Just a 200 km road-trip away is the majestic Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. "We will be flying to more Indian cities", the CEO said. WOW Air, which will be flying A-330 Neo to India, now serves 39 destinations across Europe and including Chicago, Toronto, London and Paris. Established in November 2011 by Icelandic entrepreneur Skúli Mogensen , the purple airline flies with Airbus A320 aircrafts and Airbus A321/A330 models. (more...)
Conjoined deer fawns found in Minnesota called 'amazing and extremely rare' Conjoined deer fawns found in Minnesota called 'amazing and extremely rare'
- May 15, 2018

The discovery of a stillborn white-tailed fawn in a forest two years ago is believed to be the first recorded case of a conjoined two-headed deer to have been born. They only had two hearts and two intestinal tracts but other than that all were shared. When the animals' lungs were placed in water, they sank straight to the bottom ― confirming that the fawns never breathed air and were stillborn. (more...)
Stock Technical & Performances to Explore: US Bancorp (USB)
- May 15, 2018

Sold All: 3 Reduced: 7 Increased: 7 New Position: 9. Laurel Wealth Advisors Inc. grew its holdings in U.S. Bancorp by 40.3% during the 4th quarter. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.35, for a total value of $2,540,011.50. sold $5.51 million worth of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) or 98,485 shares. GODRIDGE LESLIE V sold $1.35M worth of stock. On Friday, February 23 the insider Elmore John R. (more...)
Denbury Resources (NYSE:DNR) Short Interest Update
- May 15, 2018

The company had revenue of $347.57 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $324.65 million. For the current quarter Denbury Resources (NYSE: DNR ) has average revenue estimates of $315.97 Million, a total number of 7 analysts provided estimations over revenues. (more...)
ICSE Class 10, ISC Class 12 results declared ICSE Class 10, ISC Class 12 results declared
- May 15, 2018

I am happy with my performance. In ICSE board exam 2018, Swayam Das of St Mary's ICSE School, Navi Mumbai , took the first position with 99.40% marks. "It is heartening to note that our top academic achievers are also all-rounders, finding the right balance between their focus on academics and their extra-curricular pursuits". (more...)
Voting begins Tuesday in LI's 124 public school districts Voting begins Tuesday in LI's 124 public school districts
- May 15, 2018

Islandwide, proposed spending plans show an average 2.85 percent increase for the coming academic year, to $12.8 billion, while tax collections would grow 2.37 percent, to $8.7 billion. The budget is for the 2018-19 fiscal year, which begins July 1. "The setup of this fund is by us putting in $2 million in cash, we'll be eligible for $98 million of aid [from New York State]". (more...)
Reported STDs Reach Record High in California Reported STDs Reach Record High in California
- May 15, 2018

An undated photo shows a home test kit to detect sexually transmitted diseases. As per the report released by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), over 300,000 cases of gonorrhoea, syphilis and chlamydia have been reported in the year 2017, which is a 45 percent jump in such cases from the data collected five years ago. (more...)
Scientists say they have transferred memories between sea slugs, via injection Scientists say they have transferred memories between sea slugs, via injection
- May 15, 2018

The sensitisation memory in the California sea hare are held in Ribonucleic acid (RNA ). It is now understood to have other important functions besides protein coding, including regulation of a variety of cellular processes involved in development and disease. (more...)
India threatens to take Sharif's controversial statement to ICJ India threatens to take Sharif's controversial statement to ICJ
- May 15, 2018

According to a communique released on Monday, the NSC meeting recalled that it was not Pakistan, but India that had delayed the finalisation of the case. Article 91 (5) further states that the prime minister will discharge his duties and perform his functions honestly to the best of his ability and faithfully in accordance with the Constitution of Islamic Republic of Pakistan and law. (more...)
Breakthrough in hunt for common cold cure Breakthrough in hunt for common cold cure
- May 15, 2018

Caused by a family of viruses with hundreds of variants, it is almost impossible to treat, as no single vaccination exists against it, meaning people resort to treating the symptoms rather than the virus itself. While there have been previous attempts to create drugs that target human cells rather than the viruses, the side-effects of many were toxic. The research team included the labs of Professor Roberto Solari and Professor Seb Johnston at Imperial's National Heart & Lung Institute, Dr ... (more...)
Trump and Kim Jong-un to declare Korean war over, - mass media Trump and Kim Jong-un to declare Korean war over, - mass media
- May 15, 2018

The ultramodern city-state has a robust security infrastructure and is widely considered one of the safest cities in Asia. But the emotional Moon-Kim meeting in Panmunjom, the "peace village" on the border of the two Koreas, poses an enormous challenge for Trump, who wants a big, showy display of his own deal-making magic, so that he can tell the world, "Now you see the crisis; now you don't". (more...)
Stars out for big night at the Baftas Stars out for big night at the Baftas
- May 15, 2018

I don't think [the abuse] will ever leave any of them, but she is courageous enough to go through it again with us to film it. Three Girls also won the TV BAFTA for best mini-series and writer Nicole Taylor also dedicated the prize to the "real three girls " and those who helped blow the whistle on the scandal, health worker Sara Rowbotham and former detective Maggie Oliver. (more...)
Red Cross initiative seeks to prevent home fire deaths and injuries
- May 15, 2018

American Red Cross volunteers spent Saturday working on their "Sound the Alarm" campaign! More than 1.2 million free smoke alarms have since been installed, including more than 12.000 in Maine. Several homes in our region are now fire ready. "You hear me say it hundred times, again and again, smoke alarms save lives", NOFD Superintendent Tim McConnell said. (more...)
Pregnant Cardi B Explains Why She Was Attacked At A Store Pregnant Cardi B Explains Why She Was Attacked At A Store
- May 15, 2018

During a radio interview on Friday, Azealia explained, "Two years ago, the conversation surrounding black women's culture was really reaching an all-time high". The fact that your overall statistic-ness is being merited as success is a clear indication that the suits backing you are using you as a weapon against black women's consciousness and culture. (more...)
North Dakota And Minnesota Ranks Top In Depression Cases North Dakota And Minnesota Ranks Top In Depression Cases
- May 15, 2018

The increase in those being diagnosed was much more pronounced in the younger age groups, with the number of 12-17-year-olds with depression rising by 63 percent and the number of 18-34-year-olds increasing by 47 percent, around three times and twice that of 35-64-year-olds respectively. (more...)
Dead in Latest Congo Ebola Outbreak Dead in Latest Congo Ebola Outbreak
- May 14, 2018

The biggest worry since the epidemic was identified has been that it could spread there. A new outbreak of Ebola has been declared in Bikoro in Equateur Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). "It is evident that two or three months earlier, some cases of hemorrhagic fever and some deaths occurred", Moeti said. At present the outbreak did not meet the criteria for declaring a "public health event of worldwide concern", which would trigger the formation of an emergency WHO ... (more...)
More illness linked to recalled eggs More illness linked to recalled eggs
- May 14, 2018

Despite the pastoral name, Rose Acre Farms has facilities in seven states and is America's second-largest egg producer, after its rival Cal-Maine Foods . The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported the contaminated eggs were sold to retail stores and restaurants in nine states - Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia - under multiple brand names, including Coburn Farms, Country Daybreak, Crystal Farms, ... (more...)
WHO Calls For The Global Elimination Of Artificial Trans Fats WHO Calls For The Global Elimination Of Artificial Trans Fats
- May 14, 2018

Trans fats are responsible for about 540,000 deaths around the world every year - deaths that could be avoided if countries banned the use of industrially produced partially hydrogenated oils , which can be replaced with healthier options like vegetable oil. (more...)
India bars Faiz' daughter from attending conference India bars Faiz' daughter from attending conference
- May 14, 2018

But my sister Salima and I have attended several conferences on this very visa, which has been renewed annually for years now by the Indian high commission in Islamabad". "I was told that the Indian government had not issued a single visa to any Pakistani for the summit". Jin reportedly told her, "We were just informed that you can not attend the conference" and apologised, according to the News18 report. (more...)
Solent charity stages events for mental health awareness week in Hampshire Solent charity stages events for mental health awareness week in Hampshire
- May 14, 2018

The Mental Health Foundation, which surveyed more than 4,600 people, also found 18 to 24-year-olds are more stressed than their parents. While 27 per cent of millennials said that they were often bothered by stress during the working week only 12 per cent of baby boomers did so. (more...)
Storms kill at least 40 in northern India Storms kill at least 40 in northern India
- May 14, 2018

They stood under trees when the thunders occurred. One person each was killed in neighbouring Ghaziabad and Noida. The farmers were killed in their field in Arepalli village. The operations of nearly all the airlines - domestic and worldwide - were affected as the runway had to be closed down and the flight services suspended for a while, the sources said. (more...)
Alia can't help blushing when asked about Ranbir. See proof Alia can't help blushing when asked about Ranbir. See proof
- May 14, 2018

To which, the honest Alia replied saying that although she never stole money, she certainly fooled her mother in giving her more money taking advantage of her mom's weak memory. Recently, Alia Bhatt appeared in the TV show Aap Ki Adalat and ended up blushing after being asked about her co-star Ranbir Kapoor . And I spoke so much rubbish. (more...)
Late Mercer HBP leads Pirates past Giants for 5th straight win Late Mercer HBP leads Pirates past Giants for 5th straight win
- May 13, 2018

Andrew McCutchen has spent his little free time at home dining at The Oven Pizza Co.in Wexford and taking his son, Steel , to the doctor's office for a regular check-up. National League Central and over is 10-4 in San Francisco last 14 overall and over is 10-4 in San Francisco last 14 on grass. "When we can go out and get right back in the dugout with some crisp innings, it keeps a good rhythm because it gets your hitters back in there to hit and score some runs". (more...)
All Blacks prop faces foul play hearing All Blacks prop faces foul play hearing
- May 13, 2018

Moody was not penalised at the time but the competition's governing body Sanzaar said in a statement on Sunday that in a review of the match footage, the Citing Commissioner deemed the incident "met the Red Card threshold for foul play". Moody will miss matches against the Auckland Blues and Wellington Hurricanes before being available to play the Waikato Chiefs on June 2, a week before the first Test against France. (more...)
Uttarakhand likely to hit by thunderstorm Uttarakhand likely to hit by thunderstorm
- May 13, 2018

While the maximum temperature in Chandrapur shot up to 47.3 degree Celsius on Friday, mercury may hit 43 degree Celsius with heat waves spread across the National Capital region in mid of May. # 07:38 PM: 5 persons died due to lightning and thunderstorm in Andhra Pradesh's Srikakulam district, according to NDMA. The incident occurred in their field in Arepalli village. (more...)
Saudi forces intercept Houthi ballistic missile targeting Jazan Saudi forces intercept Houthi ballistic missile targeting Jazan
- May 13, 2018

Saudi Arabia often claims that it intercepts incoming Yemeni missiles, but a close study of evidence by The New York Times past year clearly suggested that in one of the most high-profile of such Yemeni missile attacks , the projectile, launched deep into Saudi territory, had in fact landed unimpeded, bypassing American-made Patriot missiles and potentially other defenses used by Riyadh . (more...)
David Goodall, 104, Ends His Life In Switzerland David Goodall, 104, Ends His Life In Switzerland
- May 13, 2018

He was visibly frustrated by the process of formal paperwork, and Mr Nitschke later said: " In fact his last words were 'This is taking an awfully long time!' ". In the United States, only six states - California, Colorado, Hawaii, Oregon, Vermont and Washington state - and Washington, DC, have death-with-dignity laws for terminally ill patients. (more...)
Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah exudes confidence as turnout crosses 50% Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah exudes confidence as turnout crosses 50%
- May 13, 2018

This holds true for locals in Bengaluru who are being urged to come out in lagre numbers and cast their votes on Saturday in the Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018 . Voting began on a moderate note in the morning but gathered momentum soon as the deadline neared. "The numbers in coastal region are also not indicative of anything unsual or spectacular", Pani said.The numbers in four regions of Bengaluru - Central (51%), North (49%), South (49%) and Urban (51%) - are well below the 2013 ... (more...)