Medicine


New study suggests breathing could spread the flu New study suggests breathing could spread the flu
- January 20, 2018

As hospitals in New England and around the country have grappled with a spike in admissions, the epidemic has caused extended wait times for care, and many hospitals have doled out surgical masks and in some cases gloves to patients and families in their waiting rooms. (more...)
Smoking - Beginning of the end? Smoking - Beginning of the end?
- January 20, 2018

In a two-pronged plan, the FDA aims to significantly cut the amount of nicotine in cigarettes and review a number of cigarette alternatives with lower amounts of nicotine that could be less addictive and wean smokers off the drug, according to The Associated Press . (more...)
Why Why "I'm not in a hurry" to make any decision
- January 20, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has rejected accusations of ethnic bias against him in some quarters, especially the Southeast, reminding his accusers that seven states of the North are only represented in his cabinet by junior ministers (Ministers of State), while the Southeast, where he secured only 198,000 votes, have four substantive ministers and seven junior ministers. (more...)
Playoff Alshon Jeffery is the X Factor For the Philadelphia Eagles Playoff Alshon Jeffery is the X Factor For the Philadelphia Eagles
- January 20, 2018

Philly fans know how to misbehave. In Sam Bradford's first game for Minnesota in 2016, the lid-lifter at U.S. Bank Stadium against rival Green Bay, Diggs hauled in 13 catches for 182 yards and a score in front of a prime time Sunday night audience. (more...)
Pakistan set 308-run target for India in final Pakistan set 308-run target for India in final
- January 20, 2018

While batting first after being invited to bat first by the Defending Champions India, Pakistan had scored 143 runs for the loss of three wickets in 18 overs when this report was filed. India earlier defeated Pakistan by seven wickets in their group match on January 13. The Blind Cricket World Cup was first played in 1998, which was won by South Africa. (more...)
If The Government Shuts Down, Here's How It Might Affect You If The Government Shuts Down, Here's How It Might Affect You
- January 20, 2018

President Donald Trump will remain in Washington until a spending bill passes the Senate, the White House said early Friday. Trump blamed the Democrats in a pre-vote tweet , saying it was "not looking good for our great Military or Safety & Security on the very risky Southern Border", a reference to his much-vaunted proposal for a border wall with Mexico. (more...)
A New Blood Test May Be Able to Detect Early Stage Cancer A New Blood Test May Be Able to Detect Early Stage Cancer
- January 20, 2018

The test is aimed at screening for eight common cancer types that account for more than 60 percent of cancer deaths in the U.S. Five of the cancers covered by the test now have no screening test. "For the first time, we have the promise of a screening test that will lead to earlier diagnosis and improved survival outcomes for many tumor types that are major contributors to cancer deaths in our community", Tie added. (more...)
Trump on Exercising: 'I Mean I Walk, I This, I That' Trump on Exercising: 'I Mean I Walk, I This, I That'
- January 20, 2018

Brzezinski found this unfathomable, and proceeded to digest the news for "Morning Joe" viewers who needed to be told what to think of Nielsen's testimony. Mr Trump's suggested weight and body circumference has given rise to the "girther" movement, and Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn offered to pay $1,00,000 to a charity of Mr Trump's choosing if the President would publicly step on a weighing scale. (more...)
Scientists Inch Closer to Detecting Cancers With a Blood Test Scientists Inch Closer to Detecting Cancers With a Blood Test
- January 20, 2018

How accurate was the test? Professor Gibbs, who also works as an oncologist, said, "We see a lot of people with advanced cancer". A team at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, has been trialling a blood test that could act as a universal method for cancer diagnosis. (more...)
Donald Trump is in 'excellent health' after first Presidential health check Donald Trump is in 'excellent health' after first Presidential health check
- January 20, 2018

Two months before the November 2016 election, Trump released a five-paragraph letter from his longtime physician, Dr. Harold Bornstein, who concluded that Trump "is in excellent physical health". the president's overall health is excellent. "Many of you may have picked up on the fact that we did do a cognitive assessment", Jackson said. The White House, in an attempt to dispel concerns about Donald Trump's mental state, is highlighting the results of a test developed by a Canadian ... (more...)
Global Automotive EGR System Market 2018- Keihin, Korens, Zhejiang Jiulong, Continental Global Automotive EGR System Market 2018- Keihin, Korens, Zhejiang Jiulong, Continental
- January 20, 2018

The report describes challenges , opportunities, leading technologies, investment potential, and future roadmap; along with this it also includes market drivers, restraints, leading technologies, player profile, regulatory ecosystem, and various strategies. (more...)
In Delhi government schools, parents to get live CCTV footage of classroom In Delhi government schools, parents to get live CCTV footage of classroom
- January 20, 2018

The parents will be able to watch their children studying in classes on real-time basis on their mobile phones, he said. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday inaugurated the girl child fortnight celebration programme ahead of the National Girl Child Day, which is celebrated on January 24.Speaking at the function, Mr Kejriwal gave a call to protect the vanishing girls of Delhi and said, "Girls are an integral pillar of society". (more...)
Nicolas Otamendi has extended his City contract until 2022 Nicolas Otamendi has extended his City contract until 2022
- January 20, 2018

Liverpool showed the rest of the league how it's done with a rousing 4-3 win over the runaway leaders last time out, so how will Pep Guardiola's men respond? They have equalled the best record by a club after 23 matches of an English top-flight season (W20, D2, L1). (more...)
Saudi Warplanes Continue to Bomb Areas across Yemen Saudi Warplanes Continue to Bomb Areas across Yemen
- January 20, 2018

The UN says the war has killed more than 10,000 civilians, displaced some two million people and pushed millions more to the brink of starvation. The federal government will provide another $12.1 million to help the people of Yemen survive what the United Nations has called the world's worst humanitarian crisis. (more...)
Energizer (ENR) PT Raised to $70.00
- January 20, 2018

They noted that the move was a valuation call. Energizer Holdings, Inc . ( ENR ) formed double bottom with $55.35 target or 3.00% below today's $57.06 share price. The company's revenue was up 7.5% compared to the same quarter previous year. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.1 on this stock. A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in ENR . (more...)
Mo'Nique calls for Netflix boycott, citing gender and color bias Mo'Nique calls for Netflix boycott, citing gender and color bias
- January 20, 2018

The Oscar-winner went on to explain that when she and her team asked Netflix to "explain the difference" between her offer and those of the aforementioned names, she claimed they responded by boldly saying they believed "this is what Mo'Nique would bring". (more...)
Insider Activity for Investors: Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO)
- January 20, 2018

Crawford Investment Counsel Inc invested 0.63% in Altria Group, Inc. Finally, Jefferies Group upgraded shares of Altria Group from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and lowered their price objective for the stock from $70.04 to $70.00 in a research note on Friday. (more...)
FY2019 EPS Estimates for AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Raised by Jefferies Group
- January 20, 2018

The rating was maintained by Dougherty & Company with "Buy" on Monday, January 9. The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $134.87. (NYSE:ABBV) on Friday, October 13 with "Equal-Weight" rating. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 114,745 shares in the company, valued at $7,687,915. (more...)
Doctor delivers baby on worldwide flight Doctor delivers baby on worldwide flight
- January 20, 2018

It was then he discovered that 41-year-old Toyin Ogundipe had gone into labor as the plane skirted the southern coast of Greenland, 35,000 feet below. "I was relaxed because I knew I was in safe hands", Ogundipe said of the entire ordeal . Hemal removed the placenta and used a surgical clamp and a shoestring to tie off the umbilical cord. (more...)
Olympic gymnastics star Raisman demands probe of Nassar abuse Olympic gymnastics star Raisman demands probe of Nassar abuse
- January 20, 2018

In calling for an independent investigation, Raisman said she was dismayed that USA Gymnastics had offered only "empty promises" as the scandal unfolded. Larry Nassar deserves to spend the rest of his life in prison. He molested her during his many sessions with her, and she was one of the first women to publically accuse Nassar of abuse. (more...)
Salmonella Cases in Illinois Traced to Jimmy John's Sprouts Salmonella Cases in Illinois Traced to Jimmy John's Sprouts
- January 20, 2018

According to a government food safety website , there have been at least 30 food poisoning outbreaks linked to sprouts since 1996. Posted January 19, 2018, 1:55 p.m. Most salmonella-related illnesses resolve on their own and do not require treatment other than drinking plenty of fluid to stay hydrated, but if symptoms persist or are severe, a health care provider should be consulted, the health department said. (more...)
Vaccine Refrigerators Market Overview, Opportunities, In-Depth Analysis and Forecasts, Outlook
- January 19, 2018

Flu Vaccine Market Report cover detailed competitive outlook including the market share and company profiles of the key participants operating in the global market . Who Are Pertussis Vaccine Market Key Manufacturers? The global Avian Influenza Vaccines market is expected to grow at a healthy rate during the forecast period (2018-2022). (more...)
Senate Considers Temporary Bill To Avoid Government Shutdown
- January 19, 2018

Lawmakers had two options: Agree to a one month, temporary spending measure , known on Capitol Hill as a continuing resolution (CR), or shut down the government until funding could be agreed on. A floor vote on the House bill is expected tonight. "We need the Wall for the safety and security of our country". Democrats will certainly be quick to point out that, last May, the president tweeted that he thought the country needed a "good shutdown" to fix the Washington mess. (more...)
Flu Can Be Transmitted By Just Breathing, New Study Says Flu Can Be Transmitted By Just Breathing, New Study Says
- January 19, 2018

Donald K. Milton, M.D., MPH. Most people believe that the influenza virus is spread through the coughs and sneezes of infected people, but new research published Thursday suggests that the flu virus is spread more easily than previously thought. (more...)
Emergent Biosolutions (EBS) Reaches New 1-Year High After Analyst Upgrade
- January 19, 2018

Northern Trust Corp increased its holdings in shares of Emergent Biosolutions by 47.2% in the 2nd quarter. This indicates more upside for the $2.10 billion company. 34,356 are held by Natixis. It focuses on developing, manufacturing and commercializing medical countermeasures that address public health threats (PHTs). (more...)
Alexa Bliss Wishes Good Luck To Ronda Rousey In WWE
- January 19, 2018

We have nothing to announce at this time. "As we've said, she's interested in what we do, she loves it". We're fans of hers and incredibly interested in what those opportunities could be with us. Enzo Amore has said that Rousey will be in for a rude awakening, Sasha Banks has told Rousey to get to the back of the line, while Charlotte has said that she's "all-in" on a potential match with the pay-per-view juggernaut if the move happened. (more...)
Manhunt Over as Bismarck Police Say Wanted Suspect is in Custody Manhunt Over as Bismarck Police Say Wanted Suspect is in Custody
- January 19, 2018

They believe Villalobos is looking to steal a vehicle, and may have been struck by a bullet in the incident that triggered the manhunt. Twenty-two-year-old Ulises Villalobos was arrested Thursday night, according tot he Bismarck Police Department. (more...)
WWE stars throw down in tag-team Lip Sync Battle WWE stars throw down in tag-team Lip Sync Battle
- January 19, 2018

Fallon will now have to appear on Raw's 25th anniversary special which will be broadcast live on the USA Network at 8 p.m. ET from both the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and the Manhattan Center in NY. The bar had been set high for Triple H and McMahon, who stepped forward for their turn. Mic stand handy and all, Stephanie McMahon began false-crooning into the air, but it was Triple H who stole the show as the heavyweight channeled his emotional side to finish out the song and ultimately ... (more...)
Man got huge tapeworm from eating sushi Man got huge tapeworm from eating sushi
- January 19, 2018

After pulling out the tapeworm, the man, who remains unnamed, wrapped it around a cardboard toilet paper tube before handing it in to Fresno's Community Regional Medical Center in California. "He doesn't get it until he pulls it out, and then it wiggles, and he drops it and is like oh, it's a worm". Banh said the patient, who was treated and released, told doctors he was swearing off sashimi for good. (more...)
Dallas among the finalists for Amazon's HQ2 Dallas among the finalists for Amazon's HQ2
- January 19, 2018

A total of 238 proposals were pitched to Amazon. "Fifty thousand additional jobs means schools reopen". "Move quickly. Companies like this and other tech companies are growing quickly within the USA, and when they locate in your city, they're going to hire a lot of people, and you need to be prepared to move quickly with them on issues like housing and transit and public space". (more...)