Medical


Testimony Continues In Legionnaires' Case Against State Health Director
- November 01, 2017

It's Hollins second day of testimony after first appearing on October 6. On Dec. 14, 2015, the city's mayor declared a state of emergency because of elevated lead levels in the Flint drinking water. A judge must decide whether there's enough evidence to send Lyon to trial in the death of an 85-year-old man. Robert Skidmore was diagnosed with Legionnaires' six months before his death from congestive heart failure. (more...)
Crackdown on fraud that costs NHS in England £1.25bn a year Crackdown on fraud that costs NHS in England £1.25bn a year
- November 01, 2017

Criminals range from NHS patients and staff to contractors and organised criminals, said the watchdog . 'Fit and healthy Global Positioning System are good for patients, but we are trying to do more and more on less and less, and there is a limit beyond which we can no longer guarantee that we are practising safely for our patients and protecting our own health and wellbeing. (more...)
Alaska Air Group reports Q3 2017 results Alaska Air Group reports Q3 2017 results
- November 01, 2017

Rehmann Capital Advisory Group bought a new stake in Alaska Air Group during the second quarter valued at $201,000. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $2.20 earnings per share. The stock closing price is now trading downward to its 50 day moving average with change of -13.06%, tumbled to its 20 day moving average with figure of -14.84% and behind its 200 day moving average with value -23.91%. (more...)
Pesticides in produce linked with reduced fertility in women Pesticides in produce linked with reduced fertility in women
- November 01, 2017

Overall, 228 of the fertility treatment cycles resulted in a live birth. Researchers compared information about the women's diet, drawn from questionnaires they filled out, with USA government data on average pesticide residues on fresh fruits and vegetables, in order to estimate the women's diet-related exposure to pesticides. (more...)
Memorial Hospital receives 'A' for patient safety Memorial Hospital receives 'A' for patient safety
- November 01, 2017

The letter grades are assigned to hospitals nationwide based on their performance in preventing medical errors, infections and other harms. The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade uses 30 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to assign grades to more than 2,600 USA hospitals twice per year. (more...)
United States Metalized Barrier Film Packaging Market Report 2017 | Qualitative Analysis United States Metalized Barrier Film Packaging Market Report 2017 | Qualitative Analysis
- November 01, 2017

The Molded Fiber Egg Packaging report covers the investigation of conventional and the developing markets . The Industrial Bulk Packaging Market Industry consumption for major regions is given. The Industrial Bulk Packaging Market analysis is provided for the global market including development history, competitive landscape analysis, and major regions development status. (more...)
Selena Gomez and The Weeknd He Did the Breaking Up Selena Gomez and The Weeknd He Did the Breaking Up
- November 01, 2017

Recently, Gomez made headlines following reports that the pop star had split from The Weeknd after dating for nearly 10 months. According to TMZ , The Weeknd is the one who decided it was time to pull the plug on his relationship with Selena. (more...)
Global Insulin Patch Market 2017 - Relmada Therapeutics, Novo Nordisk, Mesoblast, NeurogesX
- November 01, 2017

All details related to technical developments, innovations taking place in Insulin, press release, Insulin marketing strategies are elaborated in this report. All the major Insulin producing regions like North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle-East, and Africa are covered in this Insulin report. (more...)
Flu shot season begins in earnest
- November 01, 2017

The other cell-based flu vaccine is Flublok®, which is grown in the cells of an insect Spodoptera frugiperda , a moth known as the "fall armyworm" that mainly attacks corn crops in North America. Brumage said there is always an advantage to getting a flu vaccination because of the protection vaccinations offer. Absenteeism is also a common and cumbersome result of the disruption caused by the flu. (more...)
Global Integrated Building Management Systems Market 2017- Cisco, Johnson Controls, AllGreen Ecotech Global Integrated Building Management Systems Market 2017- Cisco, Johnson Controls, AllGreen Ecotech
- November 01, 2017

With the data triangulation procedure and validation of data through primary interviews, the exact values of the overall parent market , and individual market sizes were determined and confirmed in this study. This report divides the Blood Electrolyte Analyzers market based on the key players, Type (Semi-Automatic Electrolyte Analyzers, Fully Automatic Electrolyte Analyzers ), Application (Blood Serum Sodium Detection, Blood Potassium Detection, Blood Calcium Detection, Other) ... (more...)
Chronology of former Trump campaign adviser Papadopoulos' dealings Chronology of former Trump campaign adviser Papadopoulos' dealings
- November 01, 2017

As national co-chairman of Donald Trump's presidential campaign, Northwest Iowa's Sam Clovis encouraged a low-level foreign policy adviser to meet with Russian officials to build relations with the Kremlin, according to media reports Monday. (more...)
Heart Risks From Black Licorice
- November 01, 2017

The food and drug administration warns that people over forty who eat two ounces of black licorice a day for at least two weeks could end up with an irregular heartbeat and other troubles. That can lead to abnormal heart rhythms, high blood pressure, edema (swelling), lethargy, and congestive heart failure . If you're already not a fan of black licorice, now you've got a medical reason to say no to the old-timey candy. (more...)
OR gets A for Premature Birth Report Card OR gets A for Premature Birth Report Card
- November 01, 2017

The March of Dimes gives "A" grades to states that have a preterm birth rate of 8.1 percent or lower. The nation's rate of preterm birth - the largest contributor to infant death in the United States - increased again in 2016, after almost a decade of declines, earning the nation a grade of "C". (more...)
Blueprint Medicines Corporation (BPMC) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
- November 01, 2017

The price to earnings ratio for Blueprint Medicines Corporation (NasdaqGS: BPMC ) is -27.527133. In terms of earnings per share, 9 analysts have a -1.05 EPS mean target for the quarter ending Dec-17, for the quarter ending Mar-18, 4 analysts have a -1.04 EPS mean target and for the quarter ending Mar-18 there are 9 estimates of -3.66 EPS. (more...)
Kildare men asked to grow mustaches for Movember Kildare men asked to grow mustaches for Movember
- November 01, 2017

Men across the globe are encouraged to grow their moustaches to raise awareness as men are facing health crises that aren't being talked about. This year, Movember is calling on Aussie blokes to "Grow a mo and save a bro", with money raised from the event going towards research into prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health and suicide prevention. (more...)
Long-term PPI use linked to stomach cancer Long-term PPI use linked to stomach cancer
- November 01, 2017

Commonly used PPIs in India include Omeprazole, Lansoprazole, DEXlansoprazole, Pantoprazole, Esmoprezole, Rabeprazole. The population-based study identified 63,397 eligible patients - adults who had received an outpatient prescription of clarithromycin-based triple therapy between 2003 and 2012. (more...)
What Analyst Recommend? AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) stock is worth at $ $90.25
- November 01, 2017

Ffcm LLC now owns 1,539 shares of the company's stock worth $111,000 after purchasing an additional 963 shares in the last quarter. During last 3 month period, 0.33% of total institutional ownership has changed in the company shares. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 8.8% compared to the same quarter previous year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.21 EPS. (more...)
The Citigroup Inc. Reaffirmed Buy Rating for British American Tobacco plc (BATS)
- November 01, 2017

FTB Advisors Inc. now owns 1,804 shares of the company's stock valued at $117,000 after purchasing an additional 174 shares during the period. British American Tobacco p.l.c. Zacks Investment Research upgraded British American Tobacco p.l.c. from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $70.00 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, August 15th. (more...)
Warning over huge airborne plague outbreak after 1300 people are infected Warning over huge airborne plague outbreak after 1300 people are infected
- November 01, 2017

Most of the cases in the current outbreak are pneumonic plague, a more virulent form that spreads through coughing, sneezing or spitting and is nearly always fatal if untreated. However, amid widespread fears it could reach Europe and wreak havoc, the World Health Organization has stressed the overall global risk is considered to be "low". (more...)
Eating alone puts men at greater risk of obesity, study finds Eating alone puts men at greater risk of obesity, study finds
- November 01, 2017

For the study, they examined the relationship between loneliness and health in 7,725 adult males and females, who all ate alone. Men who ate alone more than twice a day were the most likely to develop abdominal obesity; typically these men did not have spouses. (more...)
Senate passes lead pipe replacement bill Senate passes lead pipe replacement bill
- November 01, 2017

It would allow a public water utility and municipalities to finance property owners' efforts to replace lead pipes running from the street up to a person's home. The measure now goes to the Assembly. Gov. Scott Walker signed a bill in June that eliminated work permits for 16- and 17-year-olds, ending a century-old requirement that teenagers obtain a parent's signature and permit to work. (more...)
Breastfeeding reduces risk of sudden Infant Death Syndrome Breastfeeding reduces risk of sudden Infant Death Syndrome
- November 01, 2017

After interviewing with about 1,272 families researchers, including from Boise State University in the USA, analysed data that they were recruited when their infants were a month old, mothers who participated in this interview and became part of the initial study sample. (more...)
Saudi-led coalition airstrike in Yemen kills 26 people
- November 01, 2017

Yemen's defenseless people have been under massive attacks by the coalition for more than two and half years but Riyadh has reached none of its objectives in Yemen so far. Abdellah al-Ezi says that Wednesday's airstrike wounded nine others after it struck a small hotel in a market in northern Saada province, which lies on the border with Saudi Arabia. (more...)
Delaying umbilical cord clamping may save preemies' lives Delaying umbilical cord clamping may save preemies' lives
- November 01, 2017

Some have thought that it could lead to internal bleeding in moms, and there could be an increased risk of jaundice. Pre-term births are defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) as babies born before 37 weeks or 259 days of gestation since the first day of a woman's last menstrual period. (more...)
Centre clears mega project to acquire 111 helicopters for Navy Centre clears mega project to acquire 111 helicopters for Navy
- November 01, 2017

The projects are related to infantry combat vehicles (FICVs), light utility helicopters and Naval multi-role choppers to new-generation stealth submarines, mine counter-measure vessels (MCMVs) and fifth-generation fighter aircraft (FGFA). Foreign firms will be roped in to build military platforms fostering a partnership with Indian manufacturers. The government announced the strategic partnership model that envisages the establishment of long-term strategic partnerships with qualified Indian ... (more...)
How Analysts View Altria Group after Its Strong 3Q17 Earnings How Analysts View Altria Group after Its Strong 3Q17 Earnings
- November 01, 2017

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.9/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.87/Share by a difference of $0.03. Emerald Acquisition Ltd. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 14th. A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. (more...)
Wildfires losses at $3.3 billion, rising — California insurance agency Wildfires losses at $3.3 billion, rising — California insurance agency
- November 01, 2017

An Oct. 27 analysis by Boston-based AIR Worldwide pegged insured losses at an estimated $2 billion to $3 billion. As of October 29, the department's consumer services team assisted 1,163 individuals across the state, the majority of which were in Northern California. (more...)
Global Influenza Vaccines Market 2017 - AstraZeneca, Protein Science Corporation, Sanofi Pasteur Global Influenza Vaccines Market 2017 - AstraZeneca, Protein Science Corporation, Sanofi Pasteur
- November 01, 2017

Peptide-Pulsed Dendritic Cells Cancer Vaccines Others On the basis of the end users/applications, this report focuses on the status and outlook for major applications/end users, consumption (sales), market share and growth rate for each application, including Pancreatic Cancer Gastric Cancer Prostate Cancer Breast Cancer Others If you have any special requirements, please let us know and we will offer you the report as you want. (more...)
Children's Hospital trick-or-treat Children's Hospital trick-or-treat
- November 01, 2017

Halloween can sometimes be even scarier for kids in the hospital, that's why doctors and nurses try to make it special. "We had the costumes, so we thought 'why not?' We just wanted to come and visit the kids while they're not able to trick-or-treat by themselves". (more...)
Jasprit Bumrah: Man who tolls the death knell Jasprit Bumrah: Man who tolls the death knell
- November 01, 2017

When it was New Zealand's turn to bat, opener Martin Guptill returned to the pavilion quite early but Colin Munro had scored an impressive 75 and Kane Williamson scored 64 runs to help the team outdo the early dismissal of their opener. With his 50th, 51st and 52nd ODI wickets, Bumrah showed once again why he's rated as one of the best limited overs bowler going around. As an Indian team we always try and do our best. (more...)