Medical


Marriage can stave off risk of dementia Marriage can stave off risk of dementia
- November 29, 2017

Some 15 studies published up to the end of 2016 looked at the potential role of marital status on dementia risk. Levels of social interaction could explain the finding, experts have said, after the research showed that people who are single or widowed are more likely to develop the disease. (more...)
This 'smart condom' tells you how good at you are at sex This 'smart condom' tells you how good at you are at sex
- November 29, 2017

British Condoms claims the i.Con condom will allow men to see how they "stack up to other people around the world". British Condoms created a smart condom which acts as a wearable device, measuring the calories you burn or assessing your performance. (more...)
WSU student's fundraising tweet goes viral, helps raise thousands of dollars WSU student's fundraising tweet goes viral, helps raise thousands of dollars
- November 29, 2017

Messina is a member of the Tri Delta sorority at WSU. On Saturday, she tweeted "This time of year is about giving - this year, I am giving back to St. Messina said she is not the least anxious about those people who want to be negative. "It's a community effort now, I think", Messina explained. "So from that I started this tweet", she said. (more...)
Arsenal legend fears Ozil's move to Manchester United Arsenal legend fears Ozil's move to Manchester United
- November 29, 2017

His absence could open the door for Jack Wilshere to make his first Premier League start since returning to the club following last season's loan spell at Bournemouth. And Wright believes Ozil, also a target for Barcelona , will snub a new deal with Arsenal to move to Old Trafford for free next term. "The most important game is tomorrow night, no matter what happens after". (more...)
Chautauqua County DA: Charges possible in deadly hunting incident Chautauqua County DA: Charges possible in deadly hunting incident
- November 29, 2017

Billquist had taken her two Labrador retrievers for a walk when her neighbor, Thomas B. Jadlowski, thought he saw a deer in a field and fired a single-shot pistol at her, The New York Times reports . Gerace tells News 4 it's a hunter's responsibility to not hunt once the sun has set. "There are some procedural issues that would rear up if we charged locally". (more...)
The Love, Simon Trailer Featuring Nick Robinson The Love, Simon Trailer Featuring Nick Robinson
- November 29, 2017

And if this trailer is any indication, Love, Simon has all the right makings of a seminal teen drama. Studios weren't putting out movies like Love, Simon when I was in high school, and hopefully this film draws an audience of like-minded teenagers who can relate to Simon's situation. (more...)
Analysts Are Gushing Over McDonald's Corporation (MCD), United Technologies Corporation (UTX)
- November 29, 2017

About 732,234 shares traded. Insperity Inc ( NYSE :NSP) has risen 13.05% since November 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 21.05% the S&P500. The firm owned 2,350 shares of the fast-food giant's stock at the end of the first quarter. Mark Asset Mngmt Corporation owns 2.3% invested in McDonald's Corporation ( NYSE : MCD ) for 66,783 shares. (more...)
HIV being caught sooner in more people, CDC says HIV being caught sooner in more people, CDC says
- November 29, 2017

Testing is key to preventing the spread of HIV, the CDC researchers explained. Among the almost 40,000 persons with HIV infection diagnosed in 2015, 50 percent had been infected for at least three years, a quarter had been infected for at least seven years, and 20 percent already had the most advanced stage of HIV. (more...)
Inspirational Woman With Down's Syndrome Wows US State Beauty Pageant Inspirational Woman With Down's Syndrome Wows US State Beauty Pageant
- November 29, 2017

You exude the spirit of Miss USA by always being true to yourself and putting others first. However, this wasn't her first pageant. After it was reported that Holmgren would be competing in Miss Minnesota USA, other parents of daughters with Down syndrome brought their girls to the pageant to cheer her on. (more...)
Trump 'considering' United States embassy Jerusalem move: VP Trump 'considering' United States embassy Jerusalem move: VP
- November 29, 2017

He is facing a new deadline in early December on whether to extend the waiver again, a practice that his predecessors used to avoid inflaming tensions in the Middle East. Presidents Clinton, Bush and Obama have signed waivers citing national security interests. Under the terms of the 1995 Jerusalem Embassy Act, the waiver must be signed every six months. (more...)
Viagra to be sold over the counter to thwart online counterfeit dealers Viagra to be sold over the counter to thwart online counterfeit dealers
- November 29, 2017

Some, who apparently write jokes as part of their job, even used it to promote their one man show. The MHRA said the decision was made after a safety assessment, advice from the Commission on Human Medicines, and positive responses to a public consultation earlier this year. (more...)
Judge dismisses 84-year-old computerless physician's plea to regain her license
- November 28, 2017

The state said that the cases began with a complaint about Konopka's treatment of a 7-year-old asthma patient. The only technology in her office is the landline telephone on her desk, according to STAT. In two lengthy phone interviews with Ars earlier this month, Konopka said if she is somehow reinstated by the state's medical board-at this point, a big "if"-she would be willing to learn how to use the Internet to follow New Hampshire law". (more...)
GOP tax plan sets up roadblocks to graduate programs
- November 28, 2017

We teach undergraduates and perform ground-breaking research as laboratory researchers. In other words, these graduate students are receiving a significant financial benefit (sometimes worth upwards of $50,000) that is contingent on employment. (more...)
Spartanburg native turned NASCAR Hall of Famer, Bud Moore, dies at 92 Spartanburg native turned NASCAR Hall of Famer, Bud Moore, dies at 92
- November 28, 2017

Moore was a decorated World War II veteran who served in the Army at D-Day in Normandy Beach in France in 1944. The native of Spartanburg, South Carolina, who referred to himself as "a country mechanic" was an integral part of the sport as a vehicle owner from 1961-2000. (more...)
PDP: I've not stepped down for anybody -Gbenga Daniel PDP: I've not stepped down for anybody -Gbenga Daniel
- November 28, 2017

Mr. Dokpesi spoke in Akure, the Ondo State capital, as he tried to woo delegates to vote him as the national chairman of the party at the forthcoming convention of the party. The statement said that the report in one of the National dailies claiming that former President Goodluck Jonathan wants the National chairman to come from a particular zone is not only a fabrication from the reporter but deliberately meant to mislead. (more...)
Amnesty wants Nigeria to prosecute Shell for Ogoni killings
- November 28, 2017

According to Amnesty, no investigation into Shell's involvement in these atrocities has ever been done. "That it has never answered for this is an outrage", she said. Documents allegedly show the Dutch ambassador told Shell in July 1994 the army had killed some 800 Ogonis. Shell also had insider knowledge. Executives met regularly with top government officials, and discussed the government strategy for dealing with the Ogoni protests. (more...)
Living bacteria found in samples from ISS satellite's surface
- November 28, 2017

While they are being studied on Earth, they don't pose any sort of danger, Shkaplerov told Russian news agency TASS . Flight engineer Mr Shkaplerov will take his third trip to the ISS in December as part of the Expedition 54 crew. Nasa, spends about $3 billion (£2.4 billion) a year on the space station program. It's unclear exactly how the researchers were able to differentiate between terrestrial bacteria and the alien bacteria that appeared within the same samples. (more...)
Rajasthan: National Anthem made mandatory in all OBC, SC/ST hostels Rajasthan: National Anthem made mandatory in all OBC, SC/ST hostels
- November 28, 2017

A statement released on Monday by the government said that while the national anthem is recited in all residential schools, the tradition will now have to be followed in hostels too. Earlier, on November 8, the Vasundhara Raje-led government had made 50,000 people in the state sing the national anthem and the national song at an event in Jaipur to mark the one-year anniversary of the Centre's demonetisation drive. (more...)
FDA warns of risks of 'bone treats' after reports of illnesses, death FDA warns of risks of 'bone treats' after reports of illnesses, death
- November 28, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration is warning dog owners to think twice about stuffing your pet's stocking with dog bones over the holidays. "Commercially-available bone treats such as "Ham Bones", Pork Femur Bones", "Rib Bones", and "Smokey Knuckle Bones" were included in the reports causing illnesses and death. (more...)
Office Depot (ODP) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Shows
- November 28, 2017

Balasa Dinverno And Foltz Ltd Company holds 0.01% or 11,935 shares in its portfolio. Currently Office Depot Cmn (NASDAQ: ODP)'s shares owned by insiders are 0.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 99%. It has outperformed by 34.35% the S&P500. Fairpointe Capital Llc owns 31.89 million shares or 3.58% of their U.S. portfolio. (NASDAQ:CREE) by 492,465 shares to 6.07 million shares, valued at $149.63 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. (more...)
Salvation Army Receives Gold Coin In A Kettle Salvation Army Receives Gold Coin In A Kettle
- November 28, 2017

Over the weekend, CenturyLink Field, Key Arena, and the PEMCO building were also lit red in honor of the Salvation Army . The Salvation Army in Springfield received a gold coin in one of its kettles on Friday, November 24. around 8 p.m. Tuesday evening. The annual Red Kettle Campaign is a main fundraiser for the Salvation Army with a 2017 goal of $58,000 in Dunkirk and $112,000 in Jamestown. (more...)
Comerica Bank Lowers Holdings in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX)
- November 28, 2017

It has underperformed by 33.62% the S&P500. The Relative Volume of the company is 0.58 and Average Volume (3 months) is 3.66 million. It turned negative, as 7 investors sold Geron Corporation shares while 26 reduced holdings. Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance, a Japan-based fund reported 2,931 shares. Analysts reported that the Price Target for Express Scripts Holding Company might touch $89 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $69.93 and $51 respectively. (more...)
Woman passenger slaps airline staff after being denied boarding for reporting late
- November 28, 2017

The airline official too slapped the passenger back. "This led to an argument and the staff directed her to the duty manager who was also a lady and there was an argument and an altercation". "She reported at 04.18 hours for check-in and was denied boarding". The woman was then taken to the police for the investigation, as she'd slapped the staffer because of some issue relating to the ticket. (more...)
Red Deer second highest for opioid deaths in Alberta Red Deer second highest for opioid deaths in Alberta
- November 28, 2017

The fentanyl could have contributed to 400 deaths, or a little more than four out of five that occurred since the beginning of the year. The number is up 40 per cent from this time previous year, in which 346 people across the province had died. (more...)
Wood Processing Machinery Market Manufacturers, Countries, Type and Application Wood Processing Machinery Market Manufacturers, Countries, Type and Application
- November 28, 2017

The Die Cutting Machines report keenly perceives information components, capacities, different innovations and changing faces of the Die Cutting Machines market . The A4 Laser Printer report is a valuable guide for the A4 Laser Printer market participants like the product managers, consumer insights department, analysts, consultants, sales and A4 Laser Printer marketing departments and other industry segments. (more...)
Active Volume Stock: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Active Volume Stock: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU)
- November 28, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Parnassus Investments decreased Micron Technology Inc. Cmn (MU) stake by 35.7% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Micron Technology , Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) has a beta of 1.78, compared to a beta of 1 for the market, which implies that the stock's price movements are more extreme than the market as a whole. (more...)
Merck to open state-of-the-art life sciences hub in London Merck to open state-of-the-art life sciences hub in London
- November 28, 2017

The 255-page white paper is created to show that the government has the vision to enhance Britain's industrial competitiveness after the Office for Budget Responsibility cut economic growth forecasts last week. Other "sector deals" covering life sciences, construction, artificial intelligence and automotive industry were also announced. It could mean around £80 billion of additional investment in advanced technology in the next decade, helping to transform whole sectors, create new ... (more...)
Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ACHN) and Discovery Communications, Inc Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ACHN) and Discovery Communications, Inc
- November 28, 2017

For more information about research offerings from Zacks Investment Research , visit Zacks.com Receive News & Ratings for Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc . The company was initiated on Thursday, September 15 by FBR Capital. If the published price targets set by Sanchez Energy Corporation analysts have any power to influence the stock's share price, the highest price target set for SN is $14. (more...)
Minnesota sophomore QB Demry Croft transferring Minnesota sophomore QB Demry Croft transferring
- November 28, 2017

On Sunday, a potential replacement - a highly regarded junior college quarterback from California - tweeted his whereabouts: Minneapolis. University spokesman Paul Rovnak texted the St. His leave lasted two games around the bye week, and it effectively carried over to being out for the October 7 loss to Purdue. But in his first start, he struggled, going 5-for-15 for 47 yards and a TD with two interceptions in a 24-17 win over IL. (more...)
Female lawyer, Yewande sentenced to 7 years for manslaughter Female lawyer, Yewande sentenced to 7 years for manslaughter
- November 28, 2017

Justice Munta Abimbola of the Oyo State High Court, Ring Road, Ibadan convicted Yewande Oyediran of manslaughter. The convict stood trial on a lone count of murder. I can rightly infer that the defendant caused the injury after the encounter of fight. Abimbola said: "Having seen the defendant holding a knife and the defendant had earlier confirmed that she had earlier stabbed her husband with a pair of scissors a day before, I hold that it was the defendant that stabbed the deceased". (more...)