Medicine


Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC Acquires New Position in Wendy's (WEN)
- May 03, 2018

It has underperformed by 72.22% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months positive chart setup for the $233.26 million company. The business's revenue was down.2% compared to the same quarter last year. Fort Pitt Capital Group LLC raised its holdings in shares of Wendys by 6.5% during the fourth quarter. Ardelyx, Inc. develops and sells therapeutics for the treatment of cardio renal and gastrointestinal diseases in the United States. (more...)
Majorities In 44 States Approve Same-Sex Marriage, Poll Finds Majorities In 44 States Approve Same-Sex Marriage, Poll Finds
- May 03, 2018

Meanwhile, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed legislation earlier this year allowing adoption and foster care agencies to refuse placement to gay and lesbian families. The survey also found that six in 10 (60 percent) Americans oppose allowing small businesses to refuse service to LGBTQ people due to religious objections - the central issue argued before the Supreme Court in the Masterpiece Cakeshop case , which could set a unsafe precedent in giving businesses a license to discriminate. (more...)
Senate hails Fed Govt's ban on codeine Senate hails Fed Govt's ban on codeine
- May 03, 2018

Ahmed Lawan , majority leader of the Senate, described codeine as "one of the of the most abused drugs in Nigeria". This ban comes less than 24hrs after a BBC BBC investigation into its role in an addiction epidemic. Thereafter, Senate President Bukola Saraki said the senate would work with the executive to see that the ban is fully implemented. The Minister stated that the Federal Ministry of Health will ensure collaboration among regulatory agencies namely, NAFDAC, PCN, National ... (more...)
Madrasa rapist is not juvenile, finds bone test Madrasa rapist is not juvenile, finds bone test
- May 03, 2018

The decision comes in the wake of the bone density test report of the youth which indicated that he was not a juvenile, but an adult. "Madrassa owner also threatened me", said the 12-year-old rape victim. A cleric was also arrested although his role in the case is yet to be determined. For children in conflict with law, the punishment is lighter, although lately the law has been changed to incorporate a provision for trying juveniles as adults in case of heinous crimes like rape and murder. (more...)
Happy Sonam is getting married, Anand a great guy: Harshvardhan Kapoor Happy Sonam is getting married, Anand a great guy: Harshvardhan Kapoor
- May 03, 2018

What does he want to give his elder sister on her D-day? Talking about the couple, Harshvardhan said at a promotional event, "I am really happy she is getting married". To this, Sonam said No, no... The timing mentioned for the wedding day is 11 AM to 12 PM. Additionally, the couple have requested no gifts but the presence of their guests. (more...)
Californians warned about norovirus risk from BC oysters Californians warned about norovirus risk from BC oysters
- May 03, 2018

Those farms were closed between March 23 and April 13 and haven't reopened. The FDA is working on tracing the oysters in the United States. It warned that oysters harvested from several locations in Baynes Sound, B.C., should not be sold, distributed or eaten. (more...)
Rly tea contractor fined for using toilet water Rly tea contractor fined for using toilet water
- May 03, 2018

In a shocking act, a vending contractor was caught using water from a toilet for preparing tea and coffee. The vendor later claimed that they were only transferring leftover beverages in the train toilet so as to sell it in their respective platform stalls. (more...)
Elway on QB Lynch: 'We are not kicking him to the curb' Elway on QB Lynch: 'We are not kicking him to the curb'
- May 03, 2018

At this time next year, the Broncos will be confronting a fifth-year option decision on quarterback Paxton Lynch . He's not a ideal fit for Denver's 3-4, but you have to find a way to get him on the field next to Von Miller . Second-round WR Courtland Sutton and the two third-rounders, RB Royce Freeman and CB Isaac Yiadom , are capable of being solid contributors. Although it may have made sense to add a quarterback, the staff has entrusted Case Keenum to compete for a Super Bowl , ... (more...)
Paliwal Buys 4770 Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Stock
- May 03, 2018

Manatuck Hill Partners Llc increased Layne Christensen Co (LAYN) stake by 25.07% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. 119.71 million shares or 1.28% more from 118.19 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. (NYSE:AMC). Walleye Trading Ltd Liability Com reported 57,013 shares. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 13,488,200 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $751,563,000 after purchasing an additional 7,020,200 shares during the period. (more...)
Gas prices highest since 2014 Gas prices highest since 2014
- May 03, 2018

MI gas prices are expected to take at least one more bounce toward three dollars a gallon between now and Memorial Day. "The national average is now at its highest point since November 2014 with average gas prices advancing in almost every state", said Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis for GasBuddy. (more...)
CDC confirms first death from E. Coli outbreak CDC confirms first death from E. Coli outbreak
- May 02, 2018

Six people have now gotten sick in Washington state in a national E.coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But the CDC continues to emphasize that consumers should confirm that any lettuce they buy or eat did not originate in the Yuma region. Symptoms of E. (more...)
How Amber Rudd simultaneously misled MPs and told the truth How Amber Rudd simultaneously misled MPs and told the truth
- May 02, 2018

It came amid the Windrush scandal , in which some migrants who settled in the United Kingdom between the 1940s and 1973 were wrongly being declared illegal immigrants. Shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth said: 'It makes no sense whatsoever that the Government is turning away trained doctors who want to come and work here in the UK. (more...)
Euphoria-inducing drug MDMA alleviates PTSD Euphoria-inducing drug MDMA alleviates PTSD
- May 02, 2018

The findings were recently published in The Lancet Psychiatry . All had PTSD for at least six months resulting from a traumatic experience during their service. Only about one in three combat veterans with PTSD are effectively treated, he said. The more MDMA they took, the more their symptoms decreased, the researchers found. (more...)
Jeremy Hunt to launch inquiry into 450000 missed breast cancer screenings Jeremy Hunt to launch inquiry into 450000 missed breast cancer screenings
- May 02, 2018

Jeremy Hunt said Wednesday in Parliament that the mistake appeared to be the result of a "computer algorithm failure" dating back to 2009. The Public Health Agency has confirmed that a review of the breast screening programme in Northern Ireland has not led to any issues being identified. (more...)
Global Cider Packaging Market Size 2018 Share- (Owens-Illinois, Crown Holdings, Rexam) Global Cider Packaging Market Size 2018 Share- (Owens-Illinois, Crown Holdings, Rexam)
- May 02, 2018

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Pharmaceutical Blister Packaging market. The major regions covered in the global IC Packaging market report include Europe, North America, Central & South America, Middle East & Africa, China, Japan, India respectively. (more...)
Biohacker Aaron Traywick Found Dead In Washington DC Biohacker Aaron Traywick Found Dead In Washington DC
- May 02, 2018

While the investigation is ongoing, police said early evidence does not suggest foul play, VICE reported . Aaron Traywick, the controversial CEO of a biohacking company, who recently injected himself with an untested herpes treatment in public, has died at the age of 28. (more...)
Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
- May 02, 2018

As per Wednesday, August 2, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, February 5 by Buckingham Research. Lincoln Natl Corporation invested in 8,332 shares. It's up 0.13, from 1.01 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 51 investors sold PFE shares while 675 reduced holdings. (more...)
Cigarette Packages Draw Warning From US Officials Over Marketing Cigarette Packages Draw Warning From US Officials Over Marketing
- May 02, 2018

Kids who are exposed to such products are at high risk of having seizures, falling into comas, respiratory failure or death from cardiac arrest. Thirteen e-cigarette liquid makers have been issued a warning by the federal government that they need to switch up their packaging designs after some kids accidentally chugged liquid nicotine. (more...)
Delhi Daredevils v Rajasthan Royals Delhi Daredevils v Rajasthan Royals
- May 02, 2018

For all the ball-by-ball updates and live commentary you can keep a tab on TOI Sports' live blog and live updates well before the first ball is bowled. Rahane-led side has been inconsistent this season with three wins from seven matches. It was despite Rahane's 65 and Sanju Samson hitting a 40. With Archer, Rajasthan Royals have ample options in the form of Ben Stokes, Krishnappa Gautham and Stuart Binny but despite the presence of New Zealand leg-spinner Ish Sodhi , spin bowling is a ... (more...)
V Hanumantha Rao briefs Rahul Gandhi on KCR's front, politics in Telangana V Hanumantha Rao briefs Rahul Gandhi on KCR's front, politics in Telangana
- May 02, 2018

KCR has been finding time and is discussing about the possibility of Federal Front with various leaders across the country. Akhilesh Yadav is likely to arrive at Begumpet airport of Hyderabad which is only restricted for VVIP movements. (more...)
KeyBanc Initiates Coverage on Roku Inc (ROKU). What May be Next?
- May 02, 2018

Several equities analysts recently weighed in on ROKU shares. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 27.8% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts anticipate that Roku Inc will post -0.47 EPS for the current fiscal year. Oppenheimer upgraded Roku from an underperform rating to a market perform rating in a report on Tuesday, March 20th. Finally, Kessler Investment Group LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Roku during the 4th quarter worth approximately $254,000. (more...)
National Children's Mental Health Awareness is Saturday National Children's Mental Health Awareness is Saturday
- May 02, 2018

In February and March, the researchers questioned 2,000 Americans, including 500 parents with children younger than 18. "The survey confirms the public knows what the research shows and what we see in clinic - the need for pediatric behavioral health services is significant", said David Axelson, MD, chief of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health and medical director of Big Lots Behavioral Health Services at Nationwide Children's. (more...)
Who Went Home On 'The Voice' 2018? One Cut from Top 11 Who Went Home On 'The Voice' 2018? One Cut from Top 11
- May 02, 2018

The Voice Top 11 eliminations night is here. Throughout the first half of the episode, viewers will enjoy team performances, after which one or two "safe" contestants will be named. Team Adam took the stage to sing " The Scientist " by Coldplay before the next round of results. Monae then gave her performance of " Make Me Feel " ahead of a video package where the artists talked about their strengths. (more...)
Penn State hazing death case should be decided by a jury: AG Penn State hazing death case should be decided by a jury: AG
- May 02, 2018

More than two dozen fraternity brothers have been targeted for charges related to what authorities have described as a hazing stunt gone wrong a year ago. "Instead, we firmly believe that justice for Tim Piazza demands that a jury should hear this evidence". "I'm confident that once this case makes it to a jury, we will obtain justice for the Piazza family". (more...)
Americans, Particularly Young Adults, Are Feeling Lonelier Than Ever Americans, Particularly Young Adults, Are Feeling Lonelier Than Ever
- May 02, 2018

The average loneliness score for someone alone is 43.5, and with others in the household, it only rises to about 46.4. Generation Z respondents had an average loneliness score of 48.3 followed by millennials at 45.3. Striking a balance on lifestyle factors were also seen to be a high predictor of reported feelings of loneliness. "I have students who tell me they have 500 'friends, ' but when they're in need, there's no one", health science professor at Ball State University in Muncie, ... (more...)
Are Autism Numbers On The Rise? Are Autism Numbers On The Rise?
- May 02, 2018

For this new report, the CDC collected data at 11 regional monitoring sites that are part of the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network in the following states: Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Wisconsin. (more...)
Hepatitis A cases confirmed in Indiana Hepatitis A cases confirmed in Indiana
- May 02, 2018

Hepatitis A is a highly contagious live disease. But, in this outbreak, Jamison blames drug use. In both IN and Kentucky, officials said they have seen an increased number of hepatitis A cases among people who are homeless and those using drugs. (more...)
As of May, 2 Fitbit, Inc. (FIT) Analysts See $-0.27 EPS As of May, 2 Fitbit, Inc. (FIT) Analysts See $-0.27 EPS
- May 02, 2018

The company is scheduled to announce its next earnings results on Wednesday, May 2nd. The TP would indicate upside of 1.57 % from the close price. (NYSE:FIT) rating on Monday, April 30. Investors wait Fitbit, Inc . In the transaction dated March 01, 2018, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Director; Callaghan Jon disposed a total of 15,000 shares at an average price of $4.76, amounting to approximately $71,400. (more...)
RCB seamers pull the rug from under Mumbai RCB seamers pull the rug from under Mumbai
- May 02, 2018

Among the quicks, only Tim Southee and Mohammed Siraj had two overs left each so Kohli made a decision to give the 16th to de Grandhomme. But Mumbai haven't exactly been too reliable this season, either. After three overs, Royal Challengers Bangalore were 11/0 and in desperate need for some momentum. OVER 1: That's an engrossing first over from JP Duminy . (more...)
California and 17 other states have banded together to sue the EPA California and 17 other states have banded together to sue the EPA
- May 02, 2018

Brown said in a statement that the states joining the lawsuit represent 140 million people "who simply want cleaner and more efficient cars". The standards would have required vehicles to get 36 miles per gallon (58 kilometers per gallon) by 2025, about 10 miles (16 kilometers) over the existing standard. (more...)