Medical


Runny Eggs Back On The Menu For Pregnant Women
- October 11, 2017

Food Standards Scotland (FSS) has issued revised advice saying vulnerable groups can now enjoy raw or lightly cooked eggs as long as they have the British Lion mark stamped on them. 'The measures they've taken, from vaccination of hens through to improving hygiene on farms and better transportation, have dramatically reduced salmonella levels in United Kingdom hens'. (more...)
Reading the Tea Leaves for 22nd Century Group, Inc. (XXII)
- October 11, 2017

Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 85.71% and performed 124.81% over the last six months. This works out to a net increase in ownership of 2.56 million shares, and suggests that institutions are feeling bullish about the stock. (more...)
IoT, e-waste policies of TS govt. unveiled IoT, e-waste policies of TS govt. unveiled
- October 11, 2017

The pharma city, being set up by the Telangana government here, is estimated to attract an investment of Rs 64,000 crore, state Industries Minister K T Rama Rao said here today. These apart, its emphasis would be on promoting manufacturing and procurement of IoT-based solutions and entering into partnerships and tie-ups to develop know-how. (more...)
UNHCR Says on 'Full Alert' as 11000 Rohingya Flee in a Day UNHCR Says on 'Full Alert' as 11000 Rohingya Flee in a Day
- October 11, 2017

Tension had been escalating in the Rakhine state a month before the operation, when the Myanmar government started increasing army deployment at many points of the state, the Daily Star quoted Mahmood Ali as saying in a programme. Bangladesh, on the other hand, proposed a bilateral agreement to facilitate the repatriation process and handed over a draft of the proposed deal to Kyaw Tint Swe, union minister for the Office of the State Counsellor of the neighbouring country. (more...)
Superstars Who Could Still Miss 2018 World Cup Superstars Who Could Still Miss 2018 World Cup
- October 11, 2017

As of Tuesday afternoon, 19 teams have qualified for the World Cup and the remaining 13 must play the rest of their group stage matches or play in a playoff to determine their fate. Exhausted of reading? Click through the mini-gallery to see five players who could still miss the 2018 World Cup! While they will still have to face one of the seeds, it is far more unlikely that they will avoid being drawn against two European teams . (more...)
NHS straining at the seams as our bad habits add to pressure NHS straining at the seams as our bad habits add to pressure
- October 11, 2017

And he added: "As people's health and care needs become more complex, a model of care designed for the 20th century is at full stretch struggling with 21st-century problems". A CQC graphic shows that only 2% of practices rated good were rated "inadequate" or "requires improvement" on second inspection - 1% were subsequently found to be outstanding. (more...)
United Nations pulls out of Malawi over 'vampire scare' United Nations pulls out of Malawi over 'vampire scare'
- October 11, 2017

Staff from the United Nations have been removed for their safety from part of Malawi due to mob violence sparked by rumours of a vampire scare. Four districts in southern parts of the country have been swept by rumours of bloodsucking humans, but Mulanje , which borders Mozambique, is the epicentre of the killings. (more...)
Northam increases lead over Gillespie in Christopher Newport poll Northam increases lead over Gillespie in Christopher Newport poll
- October 11, 2017

Libertarian Cliff Hyra was not included but tweeted during the debate. Mr. Gillespie and Mr. Northam are set to debate at 7 p.m.at the University of Virginia's College at Wise, and the forum is expected to focus in large part on issues of importance to the rural regions of the state. (more...)
People wrote us off - Ireland hero McClean revels in proving doubters wrong People wrote us off - Ireland hero McClean revels in proving doubters wrong
- October 11, 2017

For Northern Ireland to take 13 points from their six meaningful matches - discounting the two against San Marino - is pretty impressive. In the event neither result worked in their favour. That threw the Welsh out of their stride and although Hal Robson-Kanu forced a sharp save from Darren Randolph they rarely threatened their visitors before and after McClean's sweet strike on 57 minutes. (more...)
World Health Organization study sounds alarm over childhood obesity World Health Organization study sounds alarm over childhood obesity
- October 11, 2017

The study found that 1.13million five to 19-year-olds were obese, up from 360,000 in 1975. Among high-income countries, the United States had "the highest obesity rates for girls and boys", 19.5 percent and 23.3 percent, respectively. "Unaffordability of healthy food options not only leads to social inequalities in overweight and obesity, but might also limit the effect of policies that target unhealthy foods", the authors write. (more...)
Mental Health Suffers - Supported Well By Police? Mental Health Suffers - Supported Well By Police?
- October 11, 2017

Members and staff will be able to give information regarding mental health and the services which Clubhouse Gibraltar offers in Gibraltar. Rotherham's Child and Adolescent Mental Health team will visit venues around the town to raise awareness and reduce stigma around emotional illness. (more...)
See little girl's joy as she learns she's being adopted See little girl's joy as she learns she's being adopted
- October 11, 2017

It was pure joy at its finest". Alexander, an employee at American Heritage of South Jordan in Utah, said she's known Tannah, a sixth-grade student, for almost two years. She told KSL she wanted to share the video of Tannah to show that there's still positivity in the world. "We were just shocked", Jen Fisher said. (more...)
One dead, one injured after Turnpike crash in Franklin County One dead, one injured after Turnpike crash in Franklin County
- October 11, 2017

The victim was a construction worker. Police said Marchetti was attempting to drive the backhoe from the median to the southern berm and was in the left lane when the auto struck the rear bucket. A chain-reaction crash closed both lanes of the Turnpike near Northwest 27th Avenue in Miramar, although northbound traffic was getting by on the shoulder. (more...)
Delhi Metro fare hike disappointing: BJP MLAs
- October 11, 2017

Arvind Tripathi (28), who works for a Japanese firm, said: "I paid Rs 60 today from Bata Chowk to Rajiv Chowk". They (the UD Ministry) says that the metro is running into losses, but this is not true. More than 65 per cent of women in the national capital would be forced to look for less safer and cheaper modes of transportation in the wake of metro fare hike, reveals a survey by the Delhi Commission for Women. (more...)
Techie from Odisha stabbed to death in Bengaluru Techie from Odisha stabbed to death in Bengaluru
- October 11, 2017

According to police, Mishra stayed at his friend Balbir's residence in Begur on Sunday and returned to his place at around 2.45 am. The incident came to light when his girlfriend called the victim's cellphone and one of the persons present at the spot attended her call and informed her about the incident. (more...)
Majority of New York City's bridges are functionally obsolete Majority of New York City's bridges are functionally obsolete
- October 11, 2017

Local bridges in New York City alone need about $20.4 billion in repairs. Nonetheless, the report comes at a time of uncertainty for state and local governments as Congress and President Trump consider changes to infrastructure aid. According to the NYS Comptroller's data, Erie County has 52 bridges that need fix - 31 in local counties, 8 in towns, and 13 in cities- coming in as the second highest after New York City. (more...)
Remede System Approved for Sleep Apnea Remede System Approved for Sleep Apnea
- October 11, 2017

Once activated, the system monitors patients ' breathing pattern and stimulates the nerves to move the diaphragm when the disorder kicks in. Central sleep apnea occurs when the brain fails to send signals to the diaphragm to breathe, causing an individual to stop breathing during sleep for a period of 10 seconds or more before restarting again. (more...)
Conditions that led to Hepatitis A outbreak also impacting water quality Conditions that led to Hepatitis A outbreak also impacting water quality
- October 11, 2017

According to Breitbart , the fatalities are already at 17 since November of a year ago, which is when the outbreak was first reported in the San Diego area. "The investigation is ongoing and challenging because of the long incubation period of the disease (15 to 50 days) and the difficulty experienced to contact many individuals sickened with the illness who are homeless and/or illicit drug users", the county's health department says on its website. (more...)
Toddler Has Menopause at 5 Years Old Toddler Has Menopause at 5 Years Old
- October 10, 2017

Though she was born a healthy baby, she began growing rapidly within a week of her birth and struggled to sleep. Recalling the moment Emily started her period, the 41-year-old said: 'Because she has trouble toileting, she thought she had done a poo in her undies. (more...)
Solvang Chickens Test Positive for West Nile Virus Solvang Chickens Test Positive for West Nile Virus
- October 10, 2017

In San Luis Obispo County, a dead bird found in Atascadero on September 18 tested positive for West Nile virus. West Nile Virus has been identified in a horse from St. "We are most anxious about the serious cases, which, thankfully, are rare", she said. No Jefferson County residents have been reported ill in the past two years. (more...)
Waymo launches safety campaign for autonomous vehicles Waymo launches safety campaign for autonomous vehicles
- October 10, 2017

This campaign is called " Let's Talk Self Driving ", and it will start with digital advertising as well as outdoor advertising in Arizona; this is where the company will be testing its new autonomous vehicle prototypes. Playing the human drivers are more risky angle, Krafcik added that "when 94 percent of road crashes today involve human error, self-driving cars promise a future where anyone can ride with a driver that never gets drunk, tired, or distracted". (more...)
Japanese mutant chickens are laying eggs filled with cancer-fighting drugs Japanese mutant chickens are laying eggs filled with cancer-fighting drugs
- October 10, 2017

Injecting it into cancer patients three times per week can prevent cancer cells from multiplying, while also boosting T cells to fight tumors. Interferon beta is a type of protein used in treatments for a multitude of diseases including multiple sclerosis (MS), certain types of cancer and even hepatitis. (more...)
Genetic Test Would Lower the Risk Of Breast Cancer Genetic Test Would Lower the Risk Of Breast Cancer
- October 10, 2017

You should speak with a doctor to find out which breast cancer screening tests are right for you. They believe it could help to reduce the number of women required to undergo a mastectomy by around a third. A study carried out by researchers at MFT and the University of Manchester analysed the DNA of 451 women with a family history of breast cancer who had developed the disease, using the information alongside other factors to predict an overall risk estimate. (more...)
World Mental Health Day brings workers' wellbeing into focus World Mental Health Day brings workers' wellbeing into focus
- October 10, 2017

Although medication could help some people, others may find therapy, exercise, music or nature, helpful techniques. Psychologists classify a mental health concern when a person's mental state of mind interferes and impairs a persons day to day functioning or general quality of life. (more...)
Trump suggests cutting NFL's 'massive tax breaks' because of players' anthem protests Trump suggests cutting NFL's 'massive tax breaks' because of players' anthem protests
- October 10, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence was in attendance during Sunday's Indianapolis Colts game against the San Francisco 49ers for a short period of time before leaving after the national anthem. "With Jemele Hill at the mike, it is no wonder ESPN ratings have "tanked", in fact, tanked so badly it is the talk of the industry!" She suggested fans who disagree with Jones should boycott the team's advertisers and not buy the team's merchandise. (more...)
Extended Stay America Inc
- October 10, 2017

Waterfront Lc owns 3.44% invested in Extended Stay America Inc (NYSE:STAY) for 1.27M shares. Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. They expect $0.69 earnings per share, down 41.03% or $0.48 from last year's $1.17 per share. Looking forward, the company's quarterly earnings are expected to come at -$0.68 in the three months through September 2017 and -$0.49 in the quarter ending December 2017, reflecting -5.56% and -3.92% growth, respectively. (more...)
Anthrax kills 109 hippos in Bwabwata Anthrax kills 109 hippos in Bwabwata
- October 10, 2017

The number of deaths is 109 but they are not sure and their veterinary team is now working at the area to determine the cause of death. "Our veterinary services are now working at the area to determine the cause of death ... This figure rises dramatically to 80 per cent for those with respiratory anthrax, even after medical care. At the Queen Elizabeth National Park in Uganda in 2004, more than 300 hippos died from anthrax poisoning. (more...)
What's In Store For Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MRNS), InspireMD, Inc. (NSPR)?
- October 10, 2017

The Value Composite One (VC1) is a method that investors use to determine a company's value. Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. The Price Index is a ratio that indicates the return of a share price over a past period. During the last month, the stock has changed 0.35% and performed -12.81% over the last 6 months. (more...)
Amby Valley project: SEBI moves petition in SC against Sahara Amby Valley project: SEBI moves petition in SC against Sahara
- October 10, 2017

Also, it accuses the company of declaring "a lockout" of the commercial premises six days ahead of the proposed auction. The Aamby Valley auction process kicked off on August 14, with the official liquidator inviting bids at a reserve price of Rs 37,392 crore. (more...)
Asbury Automotive Group Inc (NYSE:ABG) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume
- October 10, 2017

In recent trading action Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE: PAG ) has risen 20.45% since October 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.75% the S&P500. The rating was downgraded by Gabelli on Thursday, September 15 to "Hold". Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. (more...)