Medicine


E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce expands to 16 states E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce expands to 16 states
- April 20, 2018

Thankfully, thus far nobody has died from the outbreak, but the CDC isnt taking any chances, and has some very specific advice for everyone. The E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce in the United States is spreading. The CDC traced the outbreak to the lettuce after interviewing numerous ill people about where and what they'd eaten recently. Symptoms may be mild to severe, including diarrhea which may be bloody. (more...)
United Kingdom scientists discover new species of 'exploding ant' United Kingdom scientists discover new species of 'exploding ant'
- April 20, 2018

A new species of ant has been discovered, which has the ability to explode when under attack in an attempt to save its own colony. On the outside, to any predators, the species seems fairly inconspicuous with its brown-reddish colour and lack of a stinger. (more...)
'Windrush generation' migrants are British - PM May 'Windrush generation' migrants are British - PM May
- April 20, 2018

Ministers have agreed they will be given indefinite leave to remain, but they must apply for a new status. Those who were in the country by 1973 had the right to stay. An immigration lawyer obtained a last-minute injunction and he was released. Mr Bristol's lawyer, Jacqueline McKenzie, said: 'He would come into the office and say: 'Will I ever get my passport?' We saw him get more and more depressed and anxious. (more...)
Corker: Taking Trump Re-election Plans 'With a Grain of Salt' Corker: Taking Trump Re-election Plans 'With a Grain of Salt'
- April 20, 2018

Reminded that Trump has said he would run again and has already raised $4 million for his campaign, Corker said he's not convinced that Trump will seek re-election . "Why wouldn't he?" asked Camerota. "I don't know, why would he?" When it comes time ask me that question. Johnson called the prompt for Trump's endorsement a "gotcha question", adding that he thinks "it's unusual that members of the media would be talking about the 2020 election in 2018". (more...)
Shares in TRI Pointe Group (NYSE:TPH) Acquired by Jefferies Group LLC
- April 20, 2018

TRI Pointe Group has a 1 year low of $12.01 and a 1 year high of $19.55. The SI to Tri Pointe Group Inc's float is 11.15%. NYSE:TPH traded down $0.79 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $16.46. The positive are 71%. EQT Corporation had 83 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. In Thursday, October 26 report Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating. (more...)
Woman Killed In Southwest Flight Had Vermont Ties Woman Killed In Southwest Flight Had Vermont Ties
- April 20, 2018

She said that even though Jennifer did not survive, his actions mean a great deal to her family. "And that's just a wonderful gift, just an angel, and now hopefully she's somebody's guardian angel", said Riordan. Riordan, who was wearing a seatbelt, was sucked out of her seat by uncontrolled decompression from the shattered window. "The "how" this could happen - I don't know if I'll ever be able to put that to rest". (more...)
Dead Carcasses and Rodents Found at Farm Behind Massive Salmonella Egg Recall Dead Carcasses and Rodents Found at Farm Behind Massive Salmonella Egg Recall
- April 20, 2018

On April 13, Rose Acre Farms voluntarily recalled almost 207 million eggs produced at its Hyde County farm in North Carolina that it believed were at risk of contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. The company houses more than 3,000,000 hens and has asked the public not to rush to judgment. The company voluntarily recalled the eggs after an investigation of illnesses on the East Coast triggered an inspection of the facility. (more...)
Early Warning System For Cancer Grows An Artificial Mole On Your Skin Early Warning System For Cancer Grows An Artificial Mole On Your Skin
- April 20, 2018

The early warning system is made of a genetic network that is integrated into human cells, which will work as an implant. An implant keeps watch for elevated levels of calcium in the blood , and warns the patient by growing an artificial mole on their skin . (more...)
Amazon.com secures US Open tennis rights in Ireland and UK Amazon.com secures US Open tennis rights in Ireland and UK
- April 20, 2018

In addition to the live match play, Prime Video members in the United Kingdom and Ireland will also have access to on-demand highlights and other content - all for no additional cost. Amazon has hoovered up exclusive live-streaming rights to the U.S. Open Tennis Championships for Prime customers in the United Kingdom and Ireland in a five-year pact - another move forward in the tech giant's encroachment on TV sports. (more...)
Diving deep on one breath could be in a 'sea nomad's' DNA Diving deep on one breath could be in a 'sea nomad's' DNA
- April 20, 2018

Nomadic free-divers evolve larger spleen to stay underwater longer. Dr. Rodney C. Jubilado from the University of Hawaii who was not a part of the study stated that he first aw the Bajau people when he lived on the Samal Island in the Philippines and was always "fascinated" by them. (more...)
Penske Automotive Group (PAG) Cut to Hold at ValuEngine
- April 20, 2018

The stock decreased 1.12% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $44.22. About 103,876 shares traded. Analysts await Penske Automotive Group , Inc. Monarch Capital Management Inc holds 3.45% of its portfolio in Lakeland Financial Corporation for 191,436 shares. Penske Automotive Group , Inc. (more...)
The company claims all of its rides are now carbon neutral The company claims all of its rides are now carbon neutral
- April 20, 2018

The company plans to achieve this feat by offsetting over a million metric tons of carbon - which Lyft says is the "equivalent to planting tens of millions of trees or taking hundreds of thousands of cars off the road" - in the year ahead. (more...)
Concussions May Increase the Risk for Parkinson's Disease Concussions May Increase the Risk for Parkinson's Disease
- April 20, 2018

The mechanism which underlies the relationship between concussions and Parkinson's is not yet clear. Moderate to severe traumatic brain injury was defined as a loss of consciousness for more than 30 minutes, adjustment of consciousness for more than 24 hours or amnesia for more than 24 hours. (more...)
FDA Committee Recommends GW's Cannabis-Based Seizure Drug FDA Committee Recommends GW's Cannabis-Based Seizure Drug
- April 20, 2018

FDA advisors voted Thursday to recommend approval for the drug that's been hailed as a "breakthrough", saying the cannabis-based oil has clear benefits for children with uncontrollable seizures. The FDA staff said that the drug "has a negligible abuse potential". "Furthermore, the acknowledgement by the FDA of cannabis' potential medical efficacy is likely to rekindle debates as to the proper classification of cannabis, and particularly cannabidiol (CBD), the main active ingredient in ... (more...)
On April, 26 The EPS for Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) Expected At $
- April 19, 2018

The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) has risen 18.94% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 71.38% the S&P500. Analysts await Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc . This stock's distance from its 20-day simple moving average is 3.99%, based on a recent bid, while its distance from the 50-day simple moving average is now 12.64%. (more...)
Celebrated doctor Hans Asperger helped Nazis to slaughter autistic children, research claims Celebrated doctor Hans Asperger helped Nazis to slaughter autistic children, research claims
- April 19, 2018

Asperger's syndrome, a form of autism, typically involves deficiencies in social and communication skills and is often seen in people of average or above average intelligence. "This is part of a broader effort by historians to expose what doctors were doing during the Third Reich". Up to 300,000 victims, including children, were exterminated at clinics in Germany, Austria, Poland and the Czech Republic between 1939 and 1945. (more...)
Health workers' demands, strike envy-driven - NMA Health workers' demands, strike envy-driven - NMA
- April 19, 2018

Unions of workers in federal government owned public hospitals across Nigeria under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Union, JOHESU , say they will not call off the strike they are now embarking on until the government meets their demands. He, however, noted that six months after the suspension of the nationwide strike, government was yet to do anything tangible over the pending issues. (more...)
Man Shot, Killed After Ramming Police with vehicle Man Shot, Killed After Ramming Police with vehicle
- April 19, 2018

The officers were reportedly sent to the Walmart to investigate "a suspicious vehicle" and were attempting a traffic stop. Yarber, a father of three, was sitting in the parking lot in a black Mustang on April 5, waiting for his friends to return to the auto, when police say they received a call about a "suspicious vehicle" in the Walmart parking lot. (more...)
I will win by big margin: BJP state chief Yeddyurappa I will win by big margin: BJP state chief Yeddyurappa
- April 19, 2018

Yeddyurappa, on Thursday filed his nomination papers from Shikaripura Assembly segment, a party official said. During his visits, Shah has been reaching out to the Lingayats and Veerashaiva Lingayats, meeting their seers and holding meetings with their groups apparently to ensure that the Congress does not cut into its voter base. (more...)
Knicks To Interview Kenny Smith For Head Coach Knicks To Interview Kenny Smith For Head Coach
- April 19, 2018

Smith. Since retiring, Smith has gone on to have a successful career as a studio analyst, working alongside Ernie Johnson Jr., Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal on "Inside the National Basketball Association". Smith, 53, is one of several candidates to be interviewed by the team to replace Jeff Hornacek, who was sacked last week after two seasons in charge. (more...)
More illnesses reported in E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce More illnesses reported in E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce
- April 19, 2018

Illnesses include 12 cases in Pennsylvania, 10 cases in Idaho, seven cases in New Jersey, six cases in Montana, three cases in Arizona, two cases each in Connecticut, Michigan, New York and OH, and one case each in Alaska, California, Illinois, Louisiana, Missouri, Virginia and Washington. (more...)
Largest Wildfire In Oklahoma Spreads Northeast Largest Wildfire In Oklahoma Spreads Northeast
- April 19, 2018

Officials report that "normal" tactics to fight the fires aren't working in these abnormal conditions and at least one Type 6 Engine was burned and destroyed April 12. At least one wildfire was started yesterday due to careless actions that violated the Burn Ban in place. In western Oklahoma, homes in Oakwood and Seiling were evacuated Tuesday because of another fire. (more...)
What's the Best Way to Track Your Blood Pressure? What's the Best Way to Track Your Blood Pressure?
- April 19, 2018

Namely " masked hypertension ", where blood pressure presents as normal in the clinic, but is elevated out of office, and "white-coat hypertension", where blood pressure is elevated in the clinic, but normal outside the office. Phenotypes of hypertension were also assessed, including white-coat hypertension, sustained hypertension, masked hypertension and normotension. They're based on a Spanish registry with information on nearly 64,000 adults whose primary care doctors ordered ambulatory ... (more...)
Global medical equipment maintenance market to hit $48.3 billion by 2025 Global medical equipment maintenance market to hit $48.3 billion by 2025
- April 19, 2018

The Garden Equipment market report shows a significant growth in the CAGR during the forecast period 2018 to 2023. The global Egg Processing market research report distils the most essential aspects of the Egg Processing market and presents them in the form of a comprehensive and cohesive document. (more...)
Fortis Healthcare shareholders seek EGM to remove existing board members Fortis Healthcare shareholders seek EGM to remove existing board members
- April 19, 2018

IHH has said that it is ready to infuse up to Rs4,000cr through a preferential allotment of equity shares at a price not exceeding Rs160 per share. All of the above factors will be important to Fortis' future in the event of a "face off" type situation, say if IHH launches a hostile offer for Fortis despite being turned down by the board. (more...)
'If teams want me next season, they should get in touch' 'If teams want me next season, they should get in touch'
- April 19, 2018

Red Bull F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo . A brilliant win last weekend in Shanghai has certainly raised expectations that Red Bull will want to keep him at Milton Keynes alongside Max Verstappen . While Mercedes have yet to win this season, they are still top of the constructors' standings and have won both championships for the last four years. (more...)
Emery: I don't know when Neymar will return Emery: I don't know when Neymar will return
- April 19, 2018

The Brazil global is targeting a return to training following his final medical examination on May 17 ahead of the World Cup in Russian Federation. "I've waited four years for this chance; I hope to get there in great shape". Neymar, 26, is said to have become disillusioned at PSG, with the winger keen to join a more competitive league. "But that's normal for a guy who has had the first surgery of his career". (more...)
HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC) Sets 1-Year High on April, 17 at $57.86
- April 19, 2018

Volume is simply the number of shares or contracts that trade over a given period of time, usually a day. MRC Global Inc. (NYSE:MRC) has declined 7.82% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. HollyFrontier Corporation had 2 sales and 0 insider buys since November 6, 2017. HollyFrontier (NYSE: HFC ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 21st. (more...)
False alarm, not outside attack, sets off Syria air defenses False alarm, not outside attack, sets off Syria air defenses
- April 19, 2018

In May past year, the BBC reported that the Barzah site was being used by the Syrian regime to install chemical weapons on long-range missiles, violating the 2013 agreement to eliminate chemical weapons from the country. Ahmet Uzumcu, Director-General of the group, hoped "all necessary arrangements will be made.to allow the team to deploy to Douma as soon as possible", he told an executive council meeting Monday. (more...)
Burlington Target of Unusually High Options Trading (BURL)
- April 19, 2018

At $144.28 PT, the company's valuation could be $376.24 million more. The stock increased 6.04% or $0.014 during the last trading session, reaching $0.255. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, January 6 by Wedbush. On Friday, February 2 the rating was maintained by SunTrust with "Buy". (NYSE:BURL) with "Overweight" rating. (more...)