Medicine


Officials Say End of This Very Long Flu Season Is in Sight Officials Say End of This Very Long Flu Season Is in Sight
- March 04, 2018

It takes a few weeks for all the data to come in on flu deaths and hospitalizations, but the a year ago that looked even close to being this bad was 2014-2015, the CDC says. Big news in the fight against the flu (and for anyone who hates needles): A painless way of getting vaccinated is coming back next year. Flu is also contributing to the strain on children's hospitals in Ontario. (more...)
Families of Las Vegas Shooting Victims Set to Receive $275000 Each Families of Las Vegas Shooting Victims Set to Receive $275000 Each
- March 04, 2018

The Las Vegas Victims Fund announced Friday that contributions to the fund exceeded $ 31 million and distribution of the US$275,000 ( more than C$354,000) will begin March 5. Police say 851 people were hurt by gunfire or other injuries while fleeing. The fund turned into a nonprofit after they received over 90,000 donations from entertainment companies in Southern Nevada. (more...)
Telangana To Set Up India's First Centre Of Excellence For Defence Telangana To Set Up India's First Centre Of Excellence For Defence
- March 04, 2018

In what could propel Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Make in India" campaign, India's southern city of Hyderabad has become the sole global hub for the production of fuselages for Boeing's AH-64 Apache helicopter which has customers all over the world, including the US Army. (more...)
Buhari asks APC leaders to prepare for 2019 elections Buhari asks APC leaders to prepare for 2019 elections
- March 03, 2018

The People's Democratic Party (PDP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to visit Dapchi community in Yobe State. National Chairman of the APC, John Odigie-Oyegun, nonetheless, welcomed the setting up of a presidential committee headed by Bola Ahmed Tinubu to reconcile aggrieved members of the party describing the move as a positive initiative that will unite the party for electoral victory in subsequent elections. (more...)
P rival factions reach consensus on Senate candidates P rival factions reach consensus on Senate candidates
- March 03, 2018

Talking to media outside the Sindh Assembly, Farooq Sattar said that the Senate seat issue was not the real issue as the major bone of contention is over who will run the organisation and the coordination committee. "We have decided not to disappoint our collective vote bank in the Senate elections". "There should be a difference between an empowered and powerless head of the party", he added. (more...)
Three Australians die from contaminated melon Three Australians die from contaminated melon
- March 03, 2018

The most recent case was diagnosed on February 22. The "rockmelons", otherwise known as cantaloupes, are believed to be the source of the outbreak. NSW Health on Friday confirmed the death of an infected Victorian following two others from NSW earlier in the week. (more...)
Impax Laboratories (IPXL) Given a $35.00 Price Target at Cantor Fitzgerald
- March 03, 2018

Total debt to equity ratio of Impax Labs Inc (NASDAQ: IPXL ) for most recent quarter is 1.63 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.59. Therefore 24% are positive. Among 21 analysts covering Impax Laboratories Inc. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, August 9 by Cowen & Co. (more...)
Gas Prices Spike This Spring Gas Prices Spike This Spring
- March 03, 2018

Prices typically are near the lowest this time of year as refiners sell off their remaining winter stock and prepare for maintenance as they begin producing more-expensive and cleaner-burning summer blends. Do not use your trunk for storage. Unlike the transition from summer to winter gasoline that is much simpler, the transition to the more strict fuel coming into the regulated summer months is a bit trickier, especially considering the amount of work going into refineries ahead of the ... (more...)
Second Amendment should not extend to assault weapons Second Amendment should not extend to assault weapons
- March 03, 2018

So what was the "original intention" of those who wrote , passed and ratified the Second Amendment? That's not patriotism. That's anarchy. The National Rifle Association has been labeling the AR-15 "America's most popular rifle " for over two years. (more...)
Supreme Court wrestles with polling apparel case Supreme Court wrestles with polling apparel case
- March 03, 2018

Minnesota is one of about 10 states with broad bans on political apparel at election sites, according to the challengers. Answer - no, I don't think it would be. "This court has recognized that ensuring the integrity of our electoral process and protecting the fundamental right to vote are government interests of the highest order and that laws advancing these important interests may constitutionally limit speech", he said. (more...)
High Wind Warning Across Maryland, Power Outages And Fallen Trees Reported High Wind Warning Across Maryland, Power Outages And Fallen Trees Reported
- March 03, 2018

The warning took effect overnight Thursday and ends at midnight Friday. The coming wind storm appears to be the real deal as the National Weather Service continues to ratchet up its warnings across the region. Use extra caution.A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 miles per hour are expected. It will be a good idea to keep your smartphone charged as well as you can, in case you lose power. (more...)
Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT takes into custody right-wing group founder Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT takes into custody right-wing group founder
- March 03, 2018

Though there were reports that Naveen was identified for harbouring four men involved in the Gauri murder, including the shooter, the SIT refused to confirm it. The police, with Kumar's help, have drawn sketches of those individuals. West Bengaluru , negating it, said, "This is false". Though the SIT has questioned hundreds of people and recorded thousands of statements, Kumar's arrest is possibly the first major breakthrough. (more...)
BJP launches 14-day protect Bengaluru march BJP launches 14-day protect Bengaluru march
- March 03, 2018

The Bengaluru Rakshisi Padayatre that will criss-cross the city till March 15 is aimed at "reviving" and "rebuilding" the city from Congresss "criminal neglect", the party said. The state unit tweeted "from once being a global city to now being a city known for crimes, traffic jams, women molestations, garbage dumps, pot holed roads and what not!" The party with this march is also aiming to strengthen its prospects in the city that has 28 assembly seats, for the assembly election that is ... (more...)
Carrie Underwood's Carrie Underwood's "The Champion" fights on with new video
- March 03, 2018

Carrie Underwood has mostly stayed out of the spotlight since November, when she took a nasty fall on steps outside her home. "The Champion" was originally conceived as the opening theme for Super Bowl LII and then went on to be used in NBC's coverage of the Olympics. (more...)
Kohl's (KSS) PT Raised to $41.00
- March 03, 2018

The stock of Kohl's Corporation (NYSE: KSS ) earned "Buy" rating by Guggenheim on Friday, September 30. Therefore 45% are positive. Kohl's Co. has a 52-week low of $35.16 and a 52-week high of $69.48. LSV Asset Management now owns 6,566,130 shares of the company's stock worth $356,081,000 after acquiring an additional 130,540 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Seahawks willing to trade Richard Sherman, should Patriots make the move? Video Seahawks willing to trade Richard Sherman, should Patriots make the move? Video
- March 03, 2018

He's had, seemingly, a great process up until now". Among them: Seattle's Richard Sherman , who has been the subject of trade rumors for well over a year. While Sherman is still working his way back from a torn Achilles and Talib is getting up there in age, they are still outstanding corners who would be an excellent addition playing opposite last year's big acquisition, Stephon Gilmore. (more...)
Global Holter Monitoring Systems Market 2018- Spacelabs Healthcare, Biomedical Systems, MediComp Global Holter Monitoring Systems Market 2018- Spacelabs Healthcare, Biomedical Systems, MediComp
- March 03, 2018

Global Automotive Electric Power Steering Systems market research report primarily focuses on leading marketing regions including Asia-Pacific (India, China, Japan, Korea and South-East Asia), Automotive Electric Power Steering Systems in North America (USA, Canada, and Mexico), South America , Automotive Electric Power Steering Systems in Europe (Italy, Russia, the United Kingdom and Germany), and the Middle East and Africa . (more...)
Stem Cells - 6 Dimensional Assessment (Technical Insights) - Biotechnology, Healthcare, Stem Cells Industries Stem Cells - 6 Dimensional Assessment (Technical Insights) - Biotechnology, Healthcare, Stem Cells Industries
- March 03, 2018

On the basis of Type Concentration of 95%, Concentration of 98%, Others. What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors in Stem Cells Market? Each of these regions is analyzed on basis of market findings across major countries in these regions for a macro-level understanding of the market . (more...)
India's stance 'clear', Dalai Lama free to carry out religious events India's stance 'clear', Dalai Lama free to carry out religious events
- March 03, 2018

In February, Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale had reportedly issued an official statement to Cabinet Secretary PK Sinha requesting him to issue a "classified circular advisory advising all Ministries/Departments of Government of India as well as State Governments not to accept any invitation or to participate in the proposed commemorative events". (more...)
Flu Activity Slowing Down, But Still Widespread — CDC Flu Activity Slowing Down, But Still Widespread — CDC
- March 03, 2018

The CDC's latest weekly report shows that the percentage of doctor visits for fever, cough and other flu symptoms was the same during the week of February 4-10 as the week before - about 1 in every 13 visits. Scientists said the vaccine should be at least 75% effective, protect against groups I and II influenza A viruses and provide protection that lasts at least 1 year. (more...)
Bowling Portfolio Management LLC Buys New Holdings in Celgene Co. (NASDAQ:CELG)
- March 03, 2018

With 400 avg volume, 8 days are for Poage Bankshares Inc (NASDAQ:PBSK)'s short sellers to cover PBSK's short positions . About 5.00 million shares traded. As per Friday, October 27, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, January 15 with "Buy". (more...)
Has $2.98 Million Holdings in AerCap Holdings (NYSE:AER)
- March 03, 2018

Fortress Investment Group Llc who had been investing in Opus Bk Irvine Calif for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.02B market cap company. Therefore 60% are positive. As per Thursday, February 15, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. On Thursday, December 17 the stock rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to "Overweight". (more...)
Thousands of power outages as high winds continue Thousands of power outages as high winds continue
- March 03, 2018

The metro and southern Virginia are under a wind advisory , and there's a high wind warning for most other areas. REISTERSTOWN, MD - The storm system that will affect the entire state of Maryland beginning Thursday evening is expected to bring extreme wind and rain across Maryland. (more...)
Senior Catholic priest stabbed to death in Kerala Senior Catholic priest stabbed to death in Kerala
- March 03, 2018

Enraged Jhonny allegedly took out the knife hidden in his cloth and stabbed the priest, they said. Police said Jhonny, a sexton of the Malayattoor church, who was under suspension, allegedly stabbed Father Xavier Thelekkat, 52, several times and fled to the forest. (more...)
Governor vetoes controversial public records bill Governor vetoes controversial public records bill
- March 03, 2018

That would be enough to sustain the veto in the House. They've vowed not to not to override the governor's veto and plan to form a task force to formulate recommendations on open-records reform in 2019. Less than 24 hours after it was made public, a joint session of Senate and House committees held a "work session" that allowed public testimony but did not require a vote. (more...)
Florida teen stunned by Hodgkin's lymphoma diagnosis Florida teen stunned by Hodgkin's lymphoma diagnosis
- March 03, 2018

When doctors at Mease Countryside Hospital in Safety Harbor, Florida performed a CAT scan, which they called "the worst X-ray they had ever seen on a child", it was revealed that his entire right lung had collapsed and his left lung was 30% collapsed. (more...)
Update on bin collections in Boston Update on bin collections in Boston
- March 02, 2018

For anyone who was due a collection on February 28 and March 1-2, the next collections of the same waste type will take place on its scheduled date between March 14-16. Sunderland City Council have released a statement on the return of the bin and recycling collections. Following that, the council will only collect waste contained inside your green bin. (more...)
Michigan tips off in Big 10 tourney play this afternoon Michigan tips off in Big 10 tourney play this afternoon
- March 02, 2018

The whole team played together. The rest of the standings are as followed ... "A lot of really good teams, really good players, and we feel like we can really play with everybody". In the wake of the NCAA investigation involving the men's basketball team, head coach Tom Izzo said at Wednesday's practice the team will no longer be answering questions unrelated to basketball. (more...)
Diabetes Has Five Classifications, Researchers Say Diabetes Has Five Classifications, Researchers Say
- March 02, 2018

Most people with diabetes - between 85% and 90% - have type 2 diabetes , in which the body does not produce enough insulin, or the insulin they have does not work properly. Type 1 diabetes - generally diagnosed in childhood - is caused by the body's immune system destroying the cells that release insulin, eventually ending insulin production from the body. (more...)
18 new flu deaths reported, bringing state's total to 253 for season 18 new flu deaths reported, bringing state's total to 253 for season
- March 02, 2018

Last Friday, U.S. health officials said fewer visits to the doctor in the previous week were for fever, cough and other flu symptoms than during the previous two weeks. Moody and Jhaveri said another strain of the flu could become active, or the now active strain could find its way to vulnerable populations. "This has been a brutal flu season and while it has likely peaked, it isn't over". (more...)