Medicine


Obama Foundation hosts Prince Harry at Chicago summit Obama Foundation hosts Prince Harry at Chicago summit
- November 03, 2017

According to the Palace, Prince Harry willtalk about the Full Effect program and his work to provide platforms for young leaders. Attendance for the event was at 500 youth participants from 60 countries and speakers included Prince Harry, rapper Common and "Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, with performances by Chance the Rapper, Gloria Estefan and The National. (more...)
Stents don't significantly relieve heart pain
- November 03, 2017

Rasha Al-Lamee of Imperial College in London said in a statement. David Maron, MD, a cardiologist at Stanford (Calif.) University who was not involved with the research, told the Times the study was well conducted, but said further clarification is needed regarding the use of stents for chest pain relief in areas not explored by the current study. (more...)
State Fire Marshal: Turn back clocks and check fire alarms Saturday night State Fire Marshal: Turn back clocks and check fire alarms Saturday night
- November 03, 2017

You can dispose of any used single-use batteries by putting them out for collection during the following week's recycling pick up. Between November 6 and 10, take advantage of the City's battery collection. "Since 2014, Red Cross volunteers in the Central and Southern Illinois Region and across the country have been working with local fire departments and community partners to reduce home fire tragedies in at-risk communities", said Lyn Hruska, Chief Executive Officer, American Red Cross ... (more...)
Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (JUNO) Earns "In-Line" Rating from Leerink Swann
- November 02, 2017

The SEC filing shows that Cassidy Bernard J performed a sale of 28,000 shares. Suntrust Robinson downgraded Juno Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: JUNO ) on Friday, November 25 to "Hold" rating. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website . The Firm has ATR of 2.46 that is explaining range of a day's trading is high-low; ATR expands it to yesterday's closing price. (more...)
Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) Stake Lessened by Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) Stake Lessened by Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC
- November 02, 2017

Fiserv Inc now has $27.24 billion valuation. Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, October 10 report. Pittenger & Anderson Inc holds 26.26% of its portfolio in Fiserv Inc for 2.25 million shares. About 215,439 shares traded. It has outperformed by 1.87% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 0.75 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.02, from 0.73 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Man with same name as ex-Trump aide sets Twitter straight Man with same name as ex-Trump aide sets Twitter straight
- November 02, 2017

Various news outlets Wednesday unveiled Clovis as the unnamed "campaign supervisor" in Mueller's indictments , with whom George Papadopoulos exchanged emails about meeting with suspected Russian officials. Court documents released along with Mr Papadopoulos's plea reveal numerous people with whom he corresponded. She has not yet been identified publicly. (more...)
Louisiana one of nation's worst states for premature birth Louisiana one of nation's worst states for premature birth
- November 02, 2017

Being born prematurely can lead to several complications for children, including infections and jaundice. "The U.S. preterm birth rate is among the worst of highly developed nations", said Stacey Stewart, president of the March of Dimes. And racial and ethnic disparities are driving the increase, the group added. "African American women are at a much greater risk of preterm delivery than other races". (more...)
Hundreds of Marine Corps recruits sickened by E. coli outbreak Hundreds of Marine Corps recruits sickened by E. coli outbreak
- November 02, 2017

There are more than 5,500 recruits in training at the depot. Preventative Medicine Units at Naval Medical Center San Diego and Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton continue to inspect all messing facilities for cleanliness, food storage, and handling procedures. (more...)
GOP split on state and local deduction could produce unlikely victor GOP split on state and local deduction could produce unlikely victor
- November 02, 2017

But they also showed a willingness to jettison major aspects of their plan in order to get a bill through Congress. Leaves 401 (k) s alone: After strong pushback from President Trump, among others, the House bill did not propose lowering the cap on pre-tax contributions from $18,000 today. (more...)
CHI celebrates National Hospice Month CHI celebrates National Hospice Month
- November 02, 2017

In 2015, more than 45 percent of patients received hospice care for more than 30 days. November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, and I want to emphasize a wonderful resource we have in our community. Hospice care programs provide pain management, symptom control, psychosocial support, and spiritual care to patients and their families when a cure is not possible. (more...)
Youth held for posting abusive comments against PM Modi on Facebook Youth held for posting abusive comments against PM Modi on Facebook
- November 02, 2017

The issue between the BJP and Vijay fans broke after the saffron party slammed the actor's recently-released Mersal for its critical comments on the party over demonetisation, Goods and Service Tax (GST), etc. The BJP leader was quoted saying in the News18 report that 'the Content was public on Facebook. "I asked him, 'can you scold a prime minister this way?' He said he will do it that way". (more...)
Meghan McCain Engaged to Conservative Writer Meghan McCain Engaged to Conservative Writer
- November 02, 2017

Meghan McCain kicked off Thursday's episode of The View by confirming the happy news of her engagement and spilling how she and man decided take their relationship to the next level. "He's so conservative. He's amusing in his own way", she said . Her dad felt the same, admitting "He's a very fine man". Meghan - an outspoken conservative who nonetheless disagrees with President Donald Trump - agreed that she's found her ultimate match when it comes to political views. (more...)
Abraham, Loftus-Cheek & Gomez make England squad Abraham, Loftus-Cheek & Gomez make England squad
- November 02, 2017

Another Chelsea loanee, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, has been gaining valuable experience under former Three Lions boss Roy Hodgson at Crystal Palace, and he too is called up for the first time. England have secured their passage to the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, and ahead of the summer showpiece Gareth Southgate has a few remaining friendly internationals to experiment formations and players. (more...)
President Buhari reacts to Nigeria's upward movement on Global Business rankings President Buhari reacts to Nigeria's upward movement on Global Business rankings
- November 02, 2017

On the areas that the country had recorded improvements, the World Bank said, "Nigeria made starting a business faster by allowing electronic stamping of registration documents". According to President Buhari, "It also reflects our efforts to make it easy for foreign business visitors to obtain visa on arrival, pass through our airports and do their businesses easily and speed". (more...)
MI reverses stance, will let certain marijuana shops stay open MI reverses stance, will let certain marijuana shops stay open
- November 02, 2017

Some medical marijuana shops in MI will be able to stay open while they seek a state license required under a new regulatory system. The state is bracing for a slew of applications to grow and sell medical marijuana come next month, so far more than 2,000 people signed up for information sessions on how to get a license. (more...)
Tokyo company gives extra holiday for nonsmoking employees Tokyo company gives extra holiday for nonsmoking employees
- November 02, 2017

The company spokesperson says since the rule was implemented, four out of 42 smokers on staff have given up the habit. Piala began offering the days-off incentive in September, at which point the company employed about 120 people, of which more than three dozen were smokers. (more...)
Goa safest place for woman; Bihar, Delhi among worst Goa safest place for woman; Bihar, Delhi among worst
- November 02, 2017

It is considered to be the worst liveable place for woman in India. For each dimension and GVI, state-wise ranking has been provided, with Goa coming in at rank one, followed by Kerala at rank two, Mizoram in the third position, Sikkim at fourth, and Manipur at rank five. (more...)
Statistical Highlights of India vs New Zealand 1st T20I Statistical Highlights of India vs New Zealand 1st T20I
- November 02, 2017

It was a historical day for India as they broke the spell against Kiwis to establish their first T20I win against them and also for Nehra as he bid adieu to his career on the ground where it all started. In my case, with my body - I had so many injuries and so many surgeries. It wasn't easy, but then I am a very content guy. "I always see the positive things", he added. (more...)
FDA warns companies claiming products treat or cure cancer FDA warns companies claiming products treat or cure cancer
- November 02, 2017

According to FDA, the four companies, Greenroads Health , Natural Alchemist , That's Natural! and Stanley Brothers Social Enterprises each made unfounded medical claims about various CBD products on their websites or social media accounts. (more...)
An algorithm 'can detect suicidal thoughts with 90% accuracy' An algorithm 'can detect suicidal thoughts with 90% accuracy'
- November 02, 2017

Researchers were from Carnegie Mellon University , the University of Pittsburgh , Florida Atlantic University, Columbia and Harvard. The program run using the machine learning algorithm could easily distinguish between subjects who had suicidal tendencies and ones who didn't. (more...)
Pennsylvania launches patient-physician registry for medical marijuana program Pennsylvania launches patient-physician registry for medical marijuana program
- November 02, 2017

Good news for those eager to tap into Pennsylvania's new medical marijuana program: The state launched its patient registry on Wednesday. The result is legislation that provides "one more arrow in the quiver" for patients and family members of people with diseases that can benefit from the drug, he said. (more...)
Salvation Army now accepting applications for Christmas assistance
- November 02, 2017

The line will start at 6 a.m., those interested in registering are discouraged from lining up BEFORE 6 a.m. The organization is reprising its annual Christmas assistance program, which provides children's toys and grocery store gift cards to eligible families in the area. (more...)
Diezani: Court dismisses ex-Minister's application to return to Nigeria Diezani: Court dismisses ex-Minister's application to return to Nigeria
- November 01, 2017

Naija News recalls that Alison-Madueke, petitioned the court to to compel the Attorney General of the Federation, Mr Abubakar Malami, to bring her back to Nigeria. Subsequently, Justice Aikawa had adjourned the matter till November 1, for ruling. "On the whole I found the application to be lacking in merit and accordingly dismissed", he ruled. (more...)
Global Hydrolyzed Placental Protein Sales Market Report 2017 | Qualitative Analysis
- November 01, 2017

The report offers a basic framework of the Hydraulic Filters industry, including classifications, applications , definitions, and industry chain structure by Market Research Store . Global Soy Protein Concentrates market has various applications some of them are FeedIndustry and FoodIndustry. Global Oat Protein report will answer various questions related to Oat Protein growth expected in the market segments, technological innovations, Oat Protein market scope and details related to ... (more...)
Testimony Continues In Legionnaires' Case Against State Health Director
- November 01, 2017

It's Hollins second day of testimony after first appearing on October 6. On Dec. 14, 2015, the city's mayor declared a state of emergency because of elevated lead levels in the Flint drinking water. A judge must decide whether there's enough evidence to send Lyon to trial in the death of an 85-year-old man. Robert Skidmore was diagnosed with Legionnaires' six months before his death from congestive heart failure. (more...)
Crackdown on fraud that costs NHS in England £1.25bn a year Crackdown on fraud that costs NHS in England £1.25bn a year
- November 01, 2017

Criminals range from NHS patients and staff to contractors and organised criminals, said the watchdog . 'Fit and healthy Global Positioning System are good for patients, but we are trying to do more and more on less and less, and there is a limit beyond which we can no longer guarantee that we are practising safely for our patients and protecting our own health and wellbeing. (more...)
Alaska Air Group reports Q3 2017 results Alaska Air Group reports Q3 2017 results
- November 01, 2017

Rehmann Capital Advisory Group bought a new stake in Alaska Air Group during the second quarter valued at $201,000. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $2.20 earnings per share. The stock closing price is now trading downward to its 50 day moving average with change of -13.06%, tumbled to its 20 day moving average with figure of -14.84% and behind its 200 day moving average with value -23.91%. (more...)
Pesticides in produce linked with reduced fertility in women Pesticides in produce linked with reduced fertility in women
- November 01, 2017

Overall, 228 of the fertility treatment cycles resulted in a live birth. Researchers compared information about the women's diet, drawn from questionnaires they filled out, with USA government data on average pesticide residues on fresh fruits and vegetables, in order to estimate the women's diet-related exposure to pesticides. (more...)
Memorial Hospital receives 'A' for patient safety Memorial Hospital receives 'A' for patient safety
- November 01, 2017

The letter grades are assigned to hospitals nationwide based on their performance in preventing medical errors, infections and other harms. The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade uses 30 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to assign grades to more than 2,600 USA hospitals twice per year. (more...)
United States Metalized Barrier Film Packaging Market Report 2017 | Qualitative Analysis United States Metalized Barrier Film Packaging Market Report 2017 | Qualitative Analysis
- November 01, 2017

The Molded Fiber Egg Packaging report covers the investigation of conventional and the developing markets . The Industrial Bulk Packaging Market Industry consumption for major regions is given. The Industrial Bulk Packaging Market analysis is provided for the global market including development history, competitive landscape analysis, and major regions development status. (more...)