Medicine


Local churches to hold special services for Easter Local churches to hold special services for Easter
- April 01, 2018

Grace United Methodist Church , 1735 Morningside Ave., will hold Good Friday Tenebrae service of Scriptures and hymn at 7 p.m. Friday. On Good Friday, there will be a 6:30 p.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Newport Baptist Church will hold an Easter sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. outside under the church's pavilion. "I'd love for it to serve as a symbol to the community and people all around of what the body of Christ really looks like". (more...)
22 severe bleeding cases are linked with synthetic marijuana 22 severe bleeding cases are linked with synthetic marijuana
- April 01, 2018

Users have reported bleeding from their eyes and ears, as well as extremely heavy menstrual bleeding or bleeding disproportionately from an injury. "The recent cases of severe bleeding are evidence of the harm synthetic cannabinoids can cause". (more...)
Ex-Students Allegedly Planned To Kill Hyderabad University Chief, Arrested Ex-Students Allegedly Planned To Kill Hyderabad University Chief, Arrested
- April 01, 2018

The SP said that one of the accused, identified as Ankala Prithviraj (27), was resident of Keesarapalli village in Gannavaram mandal in Krishna district, and Chandan Kumar Mishra (28) of Howrah in West Bengal. Both the accused met with each other in 2016 and chose to join the banned outfit. The police said that Chandan went to Ludhiana in Punjab to meet one Amul Singh, an activist, and a former classmate, who happened to also be influenced by the Maoist ideology. (more...)
Nigerian Govt Releases 'Teaser List of PDP Looters' Nigerian Govt Releases 'Teaser List of PDP Looters'
- March 31, 2018

However, the Presidency in a statement Friday by Garba Shehu, the President's spokesman said, "The point made by the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed , is apt and on cue, that there are heavy moral duties that go with apologies if the culprits want to be taken seriously". (more...)
Nurse fired for saying police shooting victim Stephon Clark 'deserved it' Nurse fired for saying police shooting victim Stephon Clark 'deserved it'
- March 31, 2018

Omalu said it took 3 to 10 minutes for Clark to succumb to his injuries, emphasizing that "it was not an instant death". On the night of March 18, Clark was shot at 20 times after officers confronted him outside his grandparents' home while responding to a report of a suspect breaking into cars. (more...)
Villanova's Brunson, Kansas' Graham meet in national semifinals Villanova's Brunson, Kansas' Graham meet in national semifinals
- March 31, 2018

The 6-3 junior is being presented with the award Thursday at the Final Four, where the Wildcats are chasing their second national championship in three seasons. "We've got a ton of work (to do)", Self said. "But we don't rely on our shooting". Our guys take pride in that. The senior finished with 12 points on 3-for-13 from the field, including missing a shot that would have won the game. (more...)
Wallington Asset Management LLC Purchased $11689000 in CVS Health Corporation (CVS) Wallington Asset Management LLC Purchased $11689000 in CVS Health Corporation (CVS)
- March 31, 2018

A ROI of 12.20% for the company evaluates and compares the efficiency of the various numbers of investments relative to the cost of investments. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $86.88. USA stock markets will be closed on Friday because of the Good Friday holiday. It has a 25.59 P/E ratio. SunTrust maintained CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS ) on Thursday, January 4 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Former engineering student, cohort arrested in a drug operation Former engineering student, cohort arrested in a drug operation
- March 31, 2018

James Dobbins, 30, of Dover, Kiree Wise, 27, of Newark and John White, 28, of Wilmington were taken into custody. He is charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and possession of a Class C substance as well as speeding and an outstanding warrant. (more...)
RIP Caleb Scofield of Cave In, Old Man Gloom RIP Caleb Scofield of Cave In, Old Man Gloom
- March 31, 2018

Authorities are investigating the cause. Along with serving as the group's longtime bassist, Scofield also often provided vocals, as he remained a steady fixture in the band over the years. In addition, Scofield fronted his own band Zozobra , a sludge metal power trio who released three album and also featured Montano. "His loss will be felt far and wide, most deeply by his wife and children", Sadie continued. (more...)
Be advised! Synthetic cannabinoid products linked to severe bleeding Be advised! Synthetic cannabinoid products linked to severe bleeding
- March 31, 2018

Victims have acquired cannabinoid products from convenience stores, dealers and friends. "Despite the perception that synthetic cannabinoids are safe and a legal alternative to marijuana, many are illegal and can cause severe illness", said Nirav D. (more...)
DU Student Murdered By Man He Met Through Dating App DU Student Murdered By Man He Met Through Dating App
- March 31, 2018

The victim was a student B Com at Ram Lal Anand College in South Campus. "I have an assignment and I'll be late, Mumma", he had told his mother Kiran Nautiyal while leaving. Nautiyals family had alleged that the police were lax in tracing their son but the police said several teams were working and wherever the accused had called the family members for paying ransom, they were accompanied by police personnel in disguise, police said. (more...)
Coffee must come with cancer warning, California judge rules Coffee must come with cancer warning, California judge rules
- March 30, 2018

On Wednesday, a California judge ruled in favor of the council , meaning Starbucks and other companies will indeed be required to post those warnings ( Starbucks had already agreed to post some, but they may now need to be featured more prominently). (more...)
Health experts brace for return of the flu Health experts brace for return of the flu
- March 30, 2018

Those most vulnerable are people over age 65, followed by adults between the ages of 50 and 64 years old. There were 3,943 new confirmed infections for the week ending March 24, bringing the total this season to 254,280. Strain A has been dominant, but now there are more cases of the B strain, which can be just as bad or even worse for young children. Even if you've been sick once this season, because of the variety of viruses, you can still get a different strain. (more...)
Starbucks coffee must have cancer warning, rules California judge
- March 30, 2018

The attorney representing the Council for Education and Research on Toxics, Raphael Metzger said because of this ruling coffee companies will reduce the amount of acrylamide such that there won't be a significant cancer risk. Companies that sell products in California containing these ingredients are mandated to warn customers that they are linked to these health risks. (more...)
Postcard News founder arrested for spreading fake news targeting Muslim youth Postcard News founder arrested for spreading fake news targeting Muslim youth
- March 30, 2018

In November previous year, the Postcard.news website had carried a slanderous headline about freedom fighters Kittur Rani Chennamma and Onake Obavva. The Bengaluru police has arrested Mahesh Hegde, the owner of Postcard News . It was also shared by Hegde on his personal social media handles. "Yes, it is true, he was arrested based on the Jain muni post". According to reports, the monk was hit by a vehicle on March 13, not a bike, and the driver was not Muslim. (more...)
Justice Chelameswar writes letter to CJI seeking a full court to… Justice Chelameswar writes letter to CJI seeking a full court to…
- March 30, 2018

This development is being described as unparralled in the history of judiciary and therefore, kicked up curiosity about things to follow. For the first time in the appointment of High Court judges, the Supreme Court collegium - comprising the apex court's top three judges including Chief Justice of India - conducted interviews of the recommended candidate before finalising and recommending their names for appointment to Calcutta and Madhya Pradesh High Courts. (more...)
This is why knuckles cracking produces a popping sound This is why knuckles cracking produces a popping sound
- March 30, 2018

Scientists still don't know exactly why knuckles make that popping sound when they're cracked, but believe it or not, they're still trying to figure it out. In this regard, we found that the parameter that has the most effect on the sound generated by knuckle cracking is how hard you pull on the knuckle. The authors of the newly published study didn't fully agree with the 2015 analysis, and think a mathematical model is more accurate than a MRI. (more...)
Wall Street ends week higher but posts monthly loss Wall Street ends week higher but posts monthly loss
- March 30, 2018

Spooked by brewing trade tensions and a broad reversal in technology shares, global investors have cut their equity exposure to a four-month low in March, while reducing their holdings of USA stocks to the lowest in almost two years. Technology gains were led by Facebook , Apple , Alphabet and Microsoft shares. ENERGY: Trading stopped for the long Easter weekend. Investors were unfazed by economic reports showing a slight increase in consumer spending and initial jobless claims ... (more...)
Amuneke: Effective Serbia Deserved Victory Over Disorganized Super Eagles Amuneke: Effective Serbia Deserved Victory Over Disorganized Super Eagles
- March 30, 2018

Iwobi's goal-bound volley was blocked by veteran defender Aleksandar Kolarov, who swapped Manchester City for Roma past year. Nigeria lost 2-0 to the Europeans at The Hive, London, four days after stunning hosts Poland 1-0 in a friendly. Captain John Obi Mikel missed the Serbia clash as he was processing his work permit and so could not leave his base in China where the former Chelsea midfielder plays for Tianjin TEDA. (more...)
Flights delayed, passengers stranded as power banks cause chaos at airport Flights delayed, passengers stranded as power banks cause chaos at airport
- March 30, 2018

A few flights at IGI Airport got delayed on Thursday due to alleged slow handling of luggage as passengers put power banks and other prohibited items in their checked-in baggage. Vistara airlines issued an official statement, notifying its customers about the inconvenience that they might face due to systems failure. "The incident rate today was 30 per cent higher than an average day". (more...)
UEFA drop Atalanta investigation UEFA drop Atalanta investigation
- March 30, 2018

UEFA subsequently opened disciplinary proceedings against Atalanta, but they confirmed on Thursday no punishment will be levied against the Serie A side. The game in Italy ended in a 1-1 draw to send the German side through 4-3 on aggregate. Atalanta were fined €40,000 in 2014 after bananas were thrown at AC Milan players during a league game. (more...)
Air New Zealand takes a jibe at banned Australia skipper Steve Smith Air New Zealand takes a jibe at banned Australia skipper Steve Smith
- March 30, 2018

As the trio return home in disgrace, awaiting the probe from an outraged Australian public, Air NZ have opened their arms to Smith, as well as Warner and Bancroft. How about a master class in (legal) swing bowling?' the video reads, making light of rookie batsman Cameron Bancroft using sandpaper to scratch the ball in order to generate reverse swing. (more...)
Drug Overdose Death Rates In The US Are Rising Everywhere, CDC Says Drug Overdose Death Rates In The US Are Rising Everywhere, CDC Says
- March 30, 2018

Breaking the numbers down by which drugs were involved, according to the available information, the increase was largely driven by synthetic opioids, such as fentanyl. The report, from researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), appears in today's issue of MMWR. IL suffered a 22% increased rate of deaths due to heroin overdose, one of the largest increases in the country. (more...)
Houthi Missiles Are Serious Threat to KSA, Regional Security — UN Security Council Houthi Missiles Are Serious Threat to KSA, Regional Security — UN Security Council
- March 30, 2018

This statement of condemnation is particularly galling given that Saudi airstrikes have killed literally thousands of Yemeni civilians in the past three years since Saudi Arabia invaded Yemen, and the UN Security Council has never been able to successfully offer a statement faulting that. (more...)
RJD Chief Lalu Yadav Admitted To AIIMS For Specialised Treatment RJD Chief Lalu Yadav Admitted To AIIMS For Specialised Treatment
- March 30, 2018

Following the tests, he was admitted under the hospital's medicine department in room 101, old private ward. A medical board at the RIMS where Prasad was being treated chose to refer him to the AIIMS for better treatment, hospital director RK Shrivastav told the media. (more...)
Eating out exposes consumers to harmful chemicals Eating out exposes consumers to harmful chemicals
- March 30, 2018

Previous studies have linked fast food to higher phthalates exposure, but this is the first to take a broad look at fast food as well as cafeterias and restaurants. Other studies have shown those who eat fast food often have a 40 percent higher level of phthalates in their bodies than those who rarely do. "Pregnant women, children and teens are more vulnerable to the toxic effects of hormone-disrupting chemicals, so it's important to find ways to limit their exposures", said lead author ... (more...)
Rams New Male Cheerleaders Making NFL History Rams New Male Cheerleaders Making NFL History
- March 30, 2018

Both are classically trained dancers who were ready to move on to something different in their careers. "I've choreographed for girls who dance on pro teams, danced with girls on various pro teams, and so I just thought: 'Why not me?'" According to Inside Edition , Jinnies said he was "speechless" and Peron said he cried when they heard the news. (more...)
Genetic Mutation Could Be Linked To The Sudden Death Syndrome In Babies Genetic Mutation Could Be Linked To The Sudden Death Syndrome In Babies
- March 30, 2018

Professor Hanna said that researchers now want to investigate all the other genes associated with the breathing muscles that may be implicated in cot deaths and see what role they are playing. But researchers say one infant death is too many and across the globe, scientists are working to unravel all potential causes. To prevent cot deaths, all parents should follow certain "safe to sleep" guidelines for their babies. (more...)
New study claims that going to gigs can help you live longer New study claims that going to gigs can help you live longer
- March 30, 2018

In light of a new study , it looks like having an active social life really is good for your health. The report showed that just 20 minutes spent at a gig could result in a 21% increase in feelings of wellbeing. "A gig a fortnight which could pave the way for nearly a decade more years of life". Those who walked their dogs only had a seven percent hike in happiness. (more...)
Aveo Capital Partners LLC Purchases New Holdings in CVS Health Corp (CVS) Aveo Capital Partners LLC Purchases New Holdings in CVS Health Corp (CVS)
- March 29, 2018

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: " CVS Health Corp ( CVS ) Shares Sold by American Century Companies Inc." was published by Macon Daily and is the property of of Macon Daily. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 9.29 points, or less than 0.1%, to 23,848.42, while the S&P 500 index slipped by 7.62 points, or 0.29%, to 2,605.00, with energy, tech and consumer-discretionary names, led by a drop in Amazon.com Inc. (more...)