Medicine


Herdsmen invade Catholic Church in Benue, kill 15 Herdsmen invade Catholic Church in Benue, kill 15
- April 24, 2018

Ignatius' Catholic Church, Ayar-Mbalom, and parishioners who went for mass around 5 am on Tuesday. The Diocese expressed regret at the nonchalant attitude of the security agencies in containing the killings. Fatai Owoseni, the Benue police commissioner, and Moses Yamu, the command's spokesperson were however yet to confirm the attack. Rev. Fr. Gor had before the attack written on Facebook; "Living in fear". (more...)
Ziegenfelder recalling 3000 cases of ice pops Ziegenfelder recalling 3000 cases of ice pops
- April 24, 2018

Fortunately, no one has been reported getting sick or being hospitalized so far after consuming the possibly contaminated ice pops. The voluntary recall was the result of a routine state inspection of the company's Denver production facility which found Listeria monocytogenes in environmental samples collected by the inspector. (more...)
Cannabis-derived drug nears approval by FDA Cannabis-derived drug nears approval by FDA
- April 24, 2018

Most patients with those diseases have uncontrolled daily seizures despite treatment, putting them at high risk for developmental disabilities, serious injury and premature death, the FDA staff said in background materials released this week. (more...)
United Nations warns of growing nuclear weapons threat United Nations warns of growing nuclear weapons threat
- April 24, 2018

In a news conference broadcast on state television, the secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council said, Iran was ready for some "surprising actions", if the nuclear deal was scrapped. "We enjoy full power to resume our nuclear activities", Shamkhani remarked. But the economic benefits Iran is receiving in return have fallen short of expectations, even after energy and financial sanctions were lifted. (more...)
Alcohol consumption increases oral bacteria linked to diseases like cancer Alcohol consumption increases oral bacteria linked to diseases like cancer
- April 24, 2018

Rebalancing the hundreds of bacteria in the mouth could reverse or prevent some health problems tied to drinking. A new research found that the people who drink regularly one or more alcoholic beverages each day have more bad bacteria than those of non-drinkers. (more...)
England captain Joe Root backs controversial 100-ball format England captain Joe Root backs controversial 100-ball format
- April 24, 2018

The announcement last week that the ECB's new eight-team tournament from 2020 would not be played using Twenty20 but rather a reduced version of the format is understood to have caused anger and disbelief among committee members of the Professional Cricketers Association. (more...)
Scientists identify new 'twisted knot' DNA structure in human cells Scientists identify new 'twisted knot' DNA structure in human cells
- April 24, 2018

The new shape looks entirely different to the double-stranded DNA double helix. To identify the i-motif, which had been previously identified in vitro but never in living cells , the researchers developed antibody fragments dubbed "iMabs" that could recognize and bind to i-motifs in cells. (more...)
Alcohol may cause one in five cases of PMT Alcohol may cause one in five cases of PMT
- April 24, 2018

In 2014, the World Health Organization warned that women may be more vulnerable than men to alcohol's ill effects. If you're a female, there are certain things you might be putting in your body during that time of the month that will cause your menstruation to spiral a bit out of control and even make symptoms of pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS) worse. (more...)
Zevenbergen Capital Investments LLC Holds Stake in Netflix INC (NFLX)
- April 24, 2018

During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.40 EPS. sell-side analysts anticipate that Netflix will post 2.88 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. (NYSE:W) by 163,415 shares in the quarter, for a total of 624,605 shares. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have issued a hold rating, thirty-two have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Pneumococcal Vaccine Market Outlook, Opportunity And Demand Analysis, Forecast 2018 Pneumococcal Vaccine Market Outlook, Opportunity And Demand Analysis, Forecast 2018
- April 24, 2018

The Global Rabies Vaccine for Humans Market report offers the competitive scenario in the Rabies Vaccine for Humans industry based on the type of product, applications, and the companies that are present in the Rabies Vaccine for Humans market , and covers the company profiles, their development policies, lined up products and recent launched along with the SWOT analysis of companies. (more...)
Jailed Egyptian journalist to be awarded UNESCO press freedom prize Jailed Egyptian journalist to be awarded UNESCO press freedom prize
- April 24, 2018

MANILA, Philippines - Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, known as Shawkan, is the recipient of the 2018 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize . A foreign ministry statement added the prize was driven by organisations and countries that support the Muslim Brotherhood, calling it a "terrorist group". (more...)
Iowa Department of Public Health Issues Measles Warning Iowa Department of Public Health Issues Measles Warning
- April 24, 2018

The departments contacted places in La Crosse, Onalaska and Galesville that may have been exposed to the disease. Fairfield Inn 434 3rd St. S in La Crosse 4/15 6:30 p.m. It is very contagious and is spread by an infected person through coughing and sneezing. The virus can remain in the air for up to two hours after an infected person leaves an area. (more...)
Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to third child Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to third child
- April 24, 2018

Kensington Palace said: 'Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge will be leaving St. Mary's Hospital this evening. The duchess, who gave birth Monday morning, emerged from St. For her first appearance after the birth of Prince George in 2013, Kate wore a polka dot blue and white dress. The family has a lot to celebrate these days: Queen Elizabeth just turned 92, and William's brother Prince Harry will Wednesday Meghan Markle on May 19. (more...)
California rent control supporters hold rally, issue could be on November ballot California rent control supporters hold rally, issue could be on November ballot
- April 24, 2018

If repealed, cities and counties would be able to strengthen existing rent control policies, or pass new laws that go further than what's now allowed. "It's determining what kind of community we want to be a part of". "We need to find ways to make housing more affordable", Waldman continued. Opponents led by the California Apartment Association, which represents landlords and developers, counter that stricter rent control rules will only make the problem worse by discouraging development ... (more...)
Teen From Western Pa. Sickened By E. coli Outbreak Linked To Lettuce Teen From Western Pa. Sickened By E. coli Outbreak Linked To Lettuce
- April 24, 2018

People also should toss any romaine they already have at home unless it's known it didn't come from the area, the agency said. If you do not know if the lettuce is romaine, do not eat it and throw it away. coli O157:H7 infections have been identified at the Anvil Mountain Correctional Center. State and local public health officials are interviewing ill people to determine what they ate and other exposures in the week before their illness started. (more...)
Johns Hopkins performs the first total penis and scrotum transplant Johns Hopkins performs the first total penis and scrotum transplant
- April 24, 2018

His doctors at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore , where the surgery took place on March 26 , believe that he should eventually be able to regain sexual function. Andrew Lee , who directs the hospital's Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. It's unclear how many veterans are in need of such a transplant. (more...)
Everything you need to know about the Jacob Zuma's newest wife Everything you need to know about the Jacob Zuma's newest wife
- April 24, 2018

She Conquers was launched by government as a campaign to "improve the lives of adolescent girls and young women in South Africa" to help them avoid unwanted pregnancy‚ HIV infections‚ and gender-based violence and to help them stay in school. (more...)
Buckingham Asset Management LLC Has $1.46 Million Holdings in Altria (MO)
- April 24, 2018

About 17.63 million shares traded. Altria Group, Inc . (NYSE:MO) has declined 17.05% since April 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 28.60% the S&P500. ( NYSE:C ), 23 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 15 Hold. $216,154 worth of stock was sold by Quigley Brian W . on Friday, March 2. (NYSE:MO). Affinity Invest Advsrs Limited has invested 1.38% in Altria Group, Inc . (more...)
Flags at half-staff for slain Gilchrist County deputies Flags at half-staff for slain Gilchrist County deputies
- April 24, 2018

The shot had been discovered Thursday as 58-year-old John Hubert Highnote of Bell, a little town only up the road. Ramirez, 29, is survived by his wife and two young children. "The world is full of cowards, and the world's full of heroes", he said. Lindsey was 25 and had been with the Gilchrist Sheriff's Office for more than three years. (more...)
IN urges Hep. A vaccine before visiting MI IN urges Hep. A vaccine before visiting MI
- April 24, 2018

Health officials in IN are urging residents to get vaccinated and take other steps to protect themselves from hepatitis A if they plan to travel to states that are experiencing outbreaks of the disease. Hepatitis A symptoms include nausea and vomiting, belly pain, feeling exhausted, fever, loss of appetite, yellowing of the skin and eyes, dark urine, pale-colored faces and joint pain. (more...)
Apple Unveils Program to Replace Some MacBook Pro Batteries for Free Apple Unveils Program to Replace Some MacBook Pro Batteries for Free
- April 24, 2018

The component that is prone to fail was not mentioned. It's not often you see Apple having to offer a free replacement program for one of its products, but that's exactly what just happened for some 13-inch MacBook Pro laptops. Note that this issue doesn't impact 13-inch MacBook Pro models with Touch Bar or older 13-inch MacBook Pros. Those eligible can take the computer to an Apple Store or an authorized service provider, or mail the laptop to a fix centre. (more...)
Pitcairn Company Increased Abbvie (ABBV) Holding; 12 Analysts Bullish Nokia (NOK)
- April 24, 2018

The stock increased 0.69% or $0.64 during the last trading session, reaching $93.24. Us Bank De holds 2.92 million shares. (NYSE:JPM) has risen 23.99% since April 23, 2017 and is uptrending. Aspen Investment Management Inc boosted its position in AbbVie by 0.8% during the 2nd quarter. Therefore 43% are positive. Analysts await AbbVie Inc . (more...)
One cup of coffee can harm unborn children, say researchers One cup of coffee can harm unborn children, say researchers
- April 24, 2018

Queensland-based obstetrician, Dr Gino Pecoraro, the Australian Medical Association (AMA) spokesperson for Obstetrics and Gynaecology, says the findings provides further evidence that limiting caffeine intake during pregnancy has beneficial effects for the developing child. (more...)
Ricky Rubio responds to Westbrook's guarantee Ricky Rubio responds to Westbrook's guarantee
- April 24, 2018

Too comfortable. I'ma shut that s-- off next game though. "You're taking this too personal", Rubio said after appearing confused after a reporter asked if he took offense to Westbrook's vow. The Jazz said they aren't just preparing for a tougher effort from Westbrook, but the whole Oklahoma City team. "I hope they don't respect his shot to be honest", Mitchell said. (more...)
US Bancorp (USB) Rating Reiterated by Vining Sparks
- April 24, 2018

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'Fantastic Beasts 2': Jessica Williams to play Professor Hicks 'Fantastic Beasts 2': Jessica Williams to play Professor Hicks
- April 24, 2018

Speaking with EW past year, Williams stated, "Those movies and books, especially the books, were so important to me". The Daily Show alum will play Professor Eulalie "Lally" Hicks, a teacher at the Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardy, the American equivalent of Hogwarts. (more...)
Hyderabad: BTech student runs vehicle over man sleeping on pavement Hyderabad: BTech student runs vehicle over man sleeping on pavement
- April 24, 2018

K Ashok (30) sustained critical injuries and was rushed to the government-run Gandhi Hospital, where he succumbed. The doctors, however, pronounced him brought dead. While Ishsnya was driving, he was tested negative with alcohol presence in her system. Other reports indicated that it was not yet clear if the driver of the vehicle was drunk. (more...)
DC Councilman accused of anti-Semitism: 'I'm done apologizing' DC Councilman accused of anti-Semitism: 'I'm done apologizing'
- April 24, 2018

DC Council member Trayon White is not backing down after allegedly donating to an event where anti-Semitic comments were made. He explained his reason for leaving the tour was because a reporter from the Washington Post showed up to take notes on everything he was saying and doing. (more...)
Amazon, Netflix And Studios Sue Streaming Service Set TV Over Piracy Amazon, Netflix And Studios Sue Streaming Service Set TV Over Piracy
- April 24, 2018

But the proliferation of third-party streaming networks and associated set-top boxes promising access to almost endless content is making it harder to tell what is legitimate and what is piracy. The content Set TV offers is described in the suit as a mix of recorded live transmissions converted into streaming-friendly formats, as well as on-demand streaming sourced from third parties that "illicitly reproduce copyrighted works". (more...)
Netflix to Release Animated Fast & Furious Series Netflix to Release Animated Fast & Furious Series
- April 24, 2018

Shortly after the " Hobbs and Shaw " spinoff starring Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham was confirmed, a new " Fast and Furious " TV series has landed at Netflix, Variety reports . The family-oriented series will air on Netflix. Four more series are set to debut in 2018. The live-action film franchise has earned over $5 billion at the worldwide box office over eight films. (more...)