Medicine


Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) Cut to Equal Weight at Barclays PLC
- November 10, 2017

The stock declined 0.25% or $0.14 reaching $56.44 on the news. The company operates in the Healthcare sector with a market capitalization of 154.69 Million. Jefferies maintained Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE: MRK ) in a research note released on Sunday, October 29th. Barclays Capital has "Equal-Weight" rating and $135 target. (more...)
Global FLuphenazine Hydrochloride Market 2017 Trends - Mysun Pharma, AA Pharma, Aristopharma Global FLuphenazine Hydrochloride Market 2017 Trends - Mysun Pharma, AA Pharma, Aristopharma
- November 10, 2017

The report then estimates 2016-2021 market development trends of Sharp container market . The regional distribution of Over the Top (OTT) Services industries is across the globe are considered for this market analysis, the result of which is utilized to estimate the performance of the global market over the period from 2017 to forecasted year. (more...)
OncoSec Medical Incorporated (NASDAQ:ONCS) OncoSec Medical Incorporated (NASDAQ:ONCS)
- November 10, 2017

Its -1.57% depreciation from Monday's close has set alarm bells ringing. This presents short term, intermediate and long term technical levels of OncoSec Medical Incorporated ( ONCS ) stock. OncoSec Medical Incorporated (NASDAQ: ONCS ) has a 20-Day average volume of 4.82 Million. RSI for instance is now at 80.42. If the RSI is traveling up and it is between 40 and 80, it is probably an indication of an uptrend. (more...)
Tyson recognized for LGBTQ support Tyson recognized for LGBTQ support
- November 10, 2017

The CIE is a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. For more information on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index or to download a free copy of the report, visit http://www.hrc.org/cei . About Armstrong Teasdale: With lawyers in offices across the United States, Armstrong Teasdale LLP has a demonstrable track record of ... (more...)
Chance the Rapper blasts planned $95M police academy at City Council meeting
- November 10, 2017

Later that afternoon, the aldermen were then expected to vote on spending $10 million worth of "special taxing district money" to purchase 30 acres of land located in the city's 37th Ward. they're proposing to build a $95 million cop academy", the 24-year-old explained to the government officials. "What is y'all doin'?" he asked aldermen. (more...)
OshKosh recalls baby quilted jacket due to choking hazard OshKosh recalls baby quilted jacket due to choking hazard
- November 10, 2017

Consumer Product Safety Commission . The jackets that have been called into question come in pink and grey with a front button closure. No one was injured in the incident. Customers who purchased the jackets are encouraged to return them to a OshKosh or Carter's to receive a full refund in the form of a gift card. Specific style numbers and UPC codes of the recalled jackets can be found on the back of the care tag sewn inside the products. (more...)
First Case Of Influenza B Confirmed In Windsor-Area First Case Of Influenza B Confirmed In Windsor-Area
- November 10, 2017

Flu vaccines also take next to no time, and are widely available. The flu season got an early start in Wisconsin, with more than a dozen cases reported in the Badger State from September 1-22, according to the Department of Health Services. (more...)
Number of overdose deaths in BC this year eclipses 1100 Number of overdose deaths in BC this year eclipses 1100
- November 09, 2017

The new numbers show fentanyl has been detected in about 83 per cent of fatal overdoses this year, up 147 per cent over the same period in 2016. The 19 to 59 age demographic is the most affected, with 91 per cent of all deaths falling within that group. (more...)
Garth Brooks Admits To Lip Syncing At CMAs After Fans Slam Him Garth Brooks Admits To Lip Syncing At CMAs After Fans Slam Him
- November 09, 2017

Reba McEntire presented him with this year's honour, with Garth acknowledging her and the rest of his country music "family" during his acceptance speech. "They work their asses off", he said. After the show, the country legend came clean for his fans and he revealed why he did that instead of performing live. (more...)
Syria, Russia slammed at chemical weapons watchdog meeting Syria, Russia slammed at chemical weapons watchdog meeting
- November 09, 2017

Russian Federation rejected on Tuesday a report by an worldwide inquiry blaming the Syrian government for a deadly toxic gas attack, casting doubt on whether the U.N. In 2013, Syria accepted a Russian proposal to relinquish its chemical weapons stockpile and join the Chemical Weapons Convention. Russian Federation and the USA have submitted rival resolution to extend the experts' mandate which expires on November 16. (more...)
Risk of breast cancer return looms for 20 years Risk of breast cancer return looms for 20 years
- November 09, 2017

The study, involving nearly 63,000 women from 88 clinical trials, has found that the absolute cumulative risk for metastatic or distant recurrence among women with this most common form of breast cancer ranges from 10% to 41% over that time span, depending on various disease characteristics. (more...)
UN, aid groups warn of 'starvation and death' in Yemen UN, aid groups warn of 'starvation and death' in Yemen
- November 09, 2017

The US has joined Saudi Arabia in blaming Iran for a missile that was shot down near Riyadh . "You know the might and place of the Islamic republic". "These missile systems were not present in Yemen before the conflict, and we call upon the United Nations to conduct a thorough examination of evidence that the Iranian regime is perpetuating the war in Yemen to advance its regional ambitions", it said. (more...)
United Nations clears Qatar in migrant worker abuse probe United Nations clears Qatar in migrant worker abuse probe
- November 09, 2017

The International Organisation for Labour (ILO) on Wednesday dropped a case against Qatar over its treatment of foreign workers that had overshadowed the wealthy Gulf state's preparations to host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar's labour minister Issa bin Saad Al Jafali Al Nuaimi, addressing the ILO forum, commented: "Qatar will remain mindful to guaranteeing all rights of workers and to safeguard their interests". (more...)
Buying Cannabis-Based CBD Medicines Online Is A Gamble
- November 09, 2017

Marcel O. Bonn-Miller, of the Perelman School of Medicine at Penn, headed a team of scientists who bought and analysed 84 mail order CBD products . "Parents could be giving their kids THC without knowing it", says Bonn-Miller. "It's insane to have less oversight and information about a product being widely used for medicinal purposes, especially in very ill children, than a Hershey bar". (more...)
LendingClub Corporation (LC) Shares Gap Down After Analyst Downgrade
- November 09, 2017

Also, the number of investment managers holding Falconstor Software Inc in top ten equity positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number. LendingClub Corporation (NYSE:LC) ended its day at $5.46 with the rising stream of -6.67% and its total traded volume was 16.39 million shares more than the average volume. (more...)
Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) Sees Unusual Volume Mid-Session
- November 09, 2017

Everyone wants to feel that thrill of seeing that big victor soar, and nobody wants to see that loser keep sinking. Some of these strategies may be riskier than others. Opus Point Partners Management Llc sold 89,088 shares as Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR)'s stock rose 44.66%. The stock increased or $0 during the last trading session, hitting $. (more...)
Deputies find meat embedded with fish hooks at Florida dog park
- November 09, 2017

Deputies say that one dog was eating a ball of meat and was taken to the vet with two meat balls. "Several were very mushy". Deputies said the meat was still cold and "sweating", and appeared to have been frozen and thawed by sitting in the sun. (more...)
Women Who Use IUDs May Have Lower Risk of Cervical Cancer
- November 08, 2017

Victoria Cortessis , an associate professor of clinical preventive medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC tells Time . "The possibility that a woman can reduce the risk of cancer of the uterus in choosing this method of contraception could potentially have a very large impact on the frequency of this cancer", judge said. (more...)
United States of America hit by infectious mosquitoes bacteriological weapons
- November 08, 2017

So how does it work? The lab-grown mosquitoes at the company are called ZAP males and are infected with Wolbachia bacteria, which are naturally occurring in several insects but not in the Aede aegypti, a vector of different viruses that included dengue, Zika and yellow fever. (more...)
Nine crushed to death by cement mixing vehicle Nine crushed to death by cement mixing vehicle
- November 08, 2017

At least nine students were crushed by a speeding truck when they were standing on a flyover in Punjab's Bathinda district on Wednesday amid dense fog in the area, police said. Bathinda Deputy Commissioner Diprava Lakra and police chief Naveen Singla rushed to the spot. About 8am, half an hour before this horrific crushing of students, Mandeep Kaur, 30, a teacher at a government school in Pitho village, was killed and 11 injured when a private bus plying towards Bhucho rammed into a PRTC ... (more...)
Amid dense smog, several vehicles crash into each other on Yamuna Expressway Amid dense smog, several vehicles crash into each other on Yamuna Expressway
- November 08, 2017

A video also went viral on social media on Wednesday which claimed to show the horror which was experienced by the people in the accident. There has been a 24 Vehicle pile on at the expressway, because the visibility due to the smog was poor and due to the thickness, the drivers probably weren't able to see the vehicles before them and slammed head first into each other. (more...)
MS Dhoni: The Final Bastion or A Weak Link? MS Dhoni: The Final Bastion or A Weak Link?
- November 08, 2017

I don't think anyone else has the right to decide that for him", Kohli's attacking stance made it evident that team management has full faith in Dhoni. After hitting Shane Watson for back to back sixes, MSD perished to a rocket throw from Maxwell and with him perished the hopes of India of defending the World Cup title. (more...)
Four Takeaways From California's New Report on Banking and Marijuana Four Takeaways From California's New Report on Banking and Marijuana
- November 08, 2017

The recommendations came during a Tuesday news conference in Sacramento, where Chiang and members of his Cannabis Banking Working Group presented a 32-page report following their almost year-long study into how to help marijuana companies access banking services. (more...)
4-year-old girl's body found in dumpster, mother charged in Florida 4-year-old girl's body found in dumpster, mother charged in Florida
- November 08, 2017

Investigators say 31-year-old Tina Farrington said she became angry after her daughter talked back to her on Halloween . Farrington's arrest report suggests that Tania had always been the victim of abuse - bruises were discovered on the girl's arms, legs and torso. (more...)
Science Museum Sells 10000 'Stranger Thing' Hoodies on First Day Science Museum Sells 10000 'Stranger Thing' Hoodies on First Day
- November 08, 2017

In the first episode of the current season, streaming on Netflix, Dustin (Gaten Matarazzo) shows up to school wearing a purple hoodie with a Brontosaurus , nicknamed "Thunder Lizard", from the Science Museum of Minnesota. The museum said online sales are continuing and another shipment for its on-site store is on the way. If you're a fan of Stranger Things but not hoodies, the museum has you covered. (more...)
Fitbits are now a part of a year-long government health study
- November 08, 2017

The government has a massive health research project in the pipeline called All of Us , that itself being the new name given to the Precision Medicine Initiative announced by President Obama back in 2015. Basically, the researchers will be able to track a user's whole day - something that can not be done in a clinical setting. This initiative will help the National Institutes of Health gather a mass of data that'll ultimately help inform researchers across a spectrum of categories. (more...)
Danica Roem Becomes First Trans State Legislator in Virginia Danica Roem Becomes First Trans State Legislator in Virginia
- November 08, 2017

The conservative politician had refused to debate Roem and referred to her throughout the campaign with male pronouns . "And good riddance to Bob Marshall , one of the most anti-choice, and anti-LGBTQ members of the VA House". In a statement posted on his Facebook page, Marshall said: "For 26 years I've been proud to fight for you, and fight for our future". In the past year, Marshall has unsuccessfully pushed and focused on implementing a Virginia bathroom bill aimed at ... (more...)
Kansans safely dispose of more than 6 tons of medicines Kansans safely dispose of more than 6 tons of medicines
- November 08, 2017

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Ryan Reynolds Responds To Disney Possibly Buying Deadpool
- November 08, 2017

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Even Light Drinking May Raise Your Cancer Risk Even Light Drinking May Raise Your Cancer Risk
- November 08, 2017

In fact, alcohol consumption is known to increase the risk of several cancers, including head and neck, esophageal, liver, colorectal and female breast cancers. Heavy drinkers face roughly five times the risk of mouth and throat cancers and squamous cell esophageal cancers than nondrinkers, almost three times the risk of cancers of the voice box or larynx, double the risk of liver cancer, as well as increased risks for female breast cancer and colorectal cancer. (more...)