Medicine


At least 39 killed in Saudi-led airstrike in Yemen At least 39 killed in Saudi-led airstrike in Yemen
- December 14, 2017

The latest update did not say how numerous dead were detainees or Huthi rebels. They said several buildings were damaged and dozens remain trapped under the rubble. On Friday, a strike on a rebel-controlled television station in Sanaa killed four guards. Ahmed Obeid Bin Daghr discussed with US Ambassador to Yemen Matthew Tueller on Wednesday the latest developments in the country in the light of recent developments in Sana'a and serious violations committed by the Houthi militias to ... (more...)
Nigeria is committed to universal health coverage - Isaac Adewole Nigeria is committed to universal health coverage - Isaac Adewole
- December 14, 2017

The Tracking Universal Health Coverage report defines universal coverage as meaning that all people can obtain the health services they need without suffering financial hardship. The report is a key point of discussion at the global Universal Health Coverage Forum 2017 , now taking place in Tokyo, Japan. It explained that universal health coverage is particularly important to people living in countries with acute and prolonged emergency situations, noting that half of the world's ... (more...)
Brexit has exposed that the European Union is run by sensitive snowflakes Brexit has exposed that the European Union is run by sensitive snowflakes
- December 14, 2017

After calling Mr Verhofstadt, Mr Davis tweeted: "Pleased, as ever, to speak to my friend Guy Verhofstadt ". Mr Davis, who this week said he did not have to be "clever" to do his job, has previously jokingly referred to Mr Verhofstadt as "Satan". (more...)
Glowing plants: Are you ready to switch on the bedside shrub? Glowing plants: Are you ready to switch on the bedside shrub?
- December 14, 2017

MIT chemical engineering professor Michael Strano said , "The vision is to make a plant that will function as a desk lamp - a lamp that you don't have to plug in". The team put these three components into nanoparticle carriers to get them to the correct part of a plant. They submerged the plants in a solution containing silica nanoparticles that carried luciferase, luciferin and coenzyme A, and then applied pressure so that the solution could enter the leaves. (more...)
Mother Accused Of Injuring Son After 323 Doctor's Visits And 13 Surgeries Mother Accused Of Injuring Son After 323 Doctor's Visits And 13 Surgeries
- December 14, 2017

According to the NHS , the condtion which is also known as Fabricated or Induced Illness (FII) is a rare form of child abuse. "I am very concerned that mother has moved from exaggerating symptoms to inducing symptoms", Dr. "The sixth surgery?" Crawford asks WFAA . It claimed: " Christopher is battling a severe case of Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) in his lungs, kidneys, liver, heart and brain". (more...)
Burger King employee goes viral for helping diabetic customer Burger King employee goes viral for helping diabetic customer
- December 14, 2017

She said she told the employee she was in desperate need of food and proceeded to drive forward. Because Boening has diabetes, her low blood sugar "makes it hard to think or act". After paying, Boening said Hardy asked her to pull over into the parking lot so she could keep an eye on her until she felt better. " Hopefully Tina Hardy will receive the recognition that she truly deserves from the public and from the big bosses at Burger King ". (more...)
PM attacks Manmohan Singh government on bank NPAs PM attacks Manmohan Singh government on bank NPAs
- December 14, 2017

The prime minister also questioned the silence and inaction of institutions, including Ficci. While speaking to the media here, Shah said the Congress party is making desperate attempts to defame Prime Minister Modi. He too referred to the scams that shook the country during the UPA government and said: "We are seeing a very angry Manmohan Singh ji these days". (more...)
Game of Figures: 2019 McLaren Senna Game of Figures: 2019 McLaren Senna
- December 14, 2017

As a hypercar, the McLaren Senna predictably has doors that open upward. It's named after legendary Formula One racer Ayrton Senna . That ought to give the new owner a warm, fuzzy feeling inside for a brief moment, before their blood runs cold at the prospect of taming a 789bhp bi-turbo V8 pushing along a sub-1,200kg hypercar with the most extreme aero of any product yet from Woking. (more...)
Report finds that more schools get top Ofsted marks Report finds that more schools get top Ofsted marks
- December 14, 2017

In some cases premises are unsafe or squalid and in extreme cases children are being educated in illegal and unregistered settings. Labour said Government policies had created problems with teachers' pay and recruitment, while education unions said Ofsted could be part of the problem. (more...)
Palestinians have right to Jerusalem as capital: Saudi king Palestinians have right to Jerusalem as capital: Saudi king
- December 14, 2017

In the interview Katz hailed Saudi Arabia as the "leader of the Arab world" and said that the kingdom has a place in the Israeli-Palestinian peace initiative. He urged the Arab world to unite against the "mutual Iranian threat" and suggested that should Israel go to war with Lebanon to curb Hizballah's influence, Israel would take its neighbour back to the "Stone Age". (more...)
'Man flu' may be real 'Man flu' may be real
- December 14, 2017

And, he noted men self-reported taking "longer to recover from viral respiratory illnesses than women". Sue also found some evidence to suggest that men are more at risk because they have a less robust immune system, which he says could have an evolutionary benefit "as it has allowed men to invest their energy in other biological processes, such as growth, secondary sex characteristics, and reproduction". (more...)
Influenza now Influenza now "prevalent" in New York State, state health commissioner says
- December 14, 2017

Likewise, the 257 hospitalizations since the recognized start of the flu season mark a significant increase over the 83 to this point a year ago. "Unfortunately, we are already seeing some heartbreaking consequences of the flu in IN", said in state health commissioner Kris Box, MD. (more...)
The Bottom Line on Caesars Entertainment Corporation (CZR), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)
- December 14, 2017

Its down 0.29, from 2.09 in 2017Q1. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 0.5 percent to 24,329.16 and the Nasdaq composite added 0.4 percent to 6,840.08. 100,000 shares traded per day would be a minimum for most traders and some require 1,000,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 20.47% of the company's stock. (more...)
The Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Shares Bought by Davis RM Inc The Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Shares Bought by Davis RM Inc
- December 13, 2017

A number of other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. (LLY) Raises Quarterly Dividend 8.2% to $0.5625; 2.6% Yield" published on November 14, 2017, Streetinsider.com published: "Eli Lilly & Co. (more...)
(MRK) Shares Bought by Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio
- December 13, 2017

BlackRock Inc. raised its position in Merck & Co., Inc.by 1.0% in the second quarter. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $88.37. Merck & Co., Inc. provides healthcare solutions worldwide. Geode Mngmt Limited Co reported 2.95M shares or 0.14% of all its holdings. (NYSE: MRK ) rating on Monday, October 23. (more...)
"Dream on Me" Toddler Bed Mattresses Recalled
- December 13, 2017

Failing the standard posed a significant fire risk for users. Spring and foam mattresses were sold in a variety of colors and prints. Those models include: the Évolur & Deluxe Mattresses , the Visco-Pedic innerspring mattress, and the Convoluted Orthopedic Innerspring. (more...)
Penske Automotive Expands Presence In The United Kingdom Penske Automotive Expands Presence In The United Kingdom
- December 13, 2017

Eulav Asset Management, which manages about $2.35B and $2.04 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Icu Med Inc (NASDAQ:ICUI) by 3,600 shares to 31,500 shares, valued at $5.43M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. The stock of EOG Resources, Inc. The stock is a Buy among 3 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. The company was maintained on Friday, August 28 by Deutsche Bank. (more...)
Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.15
- December 13, 2017

It also reduced Conagra Brands Inc (NYSE:CAG) stake by 609,761 shares and now owns 177,760 shares. The stock decreased 0.69% or $2.56 during the last trading session, reaching $370.99. Finally, Morgan Stanley restated an "overweight" rating on shares of Intuitive Surgical in a research note on Tuesday, September 5th. (NASDAQ:ISRG) earned "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, January 7. (more...)
Chuck Schumer Victim of Fake Sexual Harassment Claim Chuck Schumer Victim of Fake Sexual Harassment Claim
- December 13, 2017

Axios reports that the document was dated 2012 and password protected with the title "Schumer_Complaint". "This was an apparent effort to dupe reporters and smear a senator - both symptoms of an amped-up news environment where harassment charges are proliferating and reporters have become targets for fraud", Axios' Mike Allen reported. (more...)
Baby girl born with heart outside her chest survives three surgeries Baby girl born with heart outside her chest survives three surgeries
- December 13, 2017

Her parents Naomi Findlay and Dean Wilkins discovered during an ultrasound that Vanellope's heart was outside her chest. In the average baby , there is an indent on the left lung which leaves space for the heart, but she did not have this. (more...)
Mario Batali steps down after sexual misconduct allegations
- December 13, 2017

He released a statement to Eater saying, "I apologize to the people I have mistreated and hurt". One of the latest accused in the coming out by women sexually abused and harassed by powerful men is celebrity chef Mario Batali , reports Democracy Now on Tuesday. (more...)
Organ donation: Govt urges families to end 'fatal reluctance' to discuss Organ donation: Govt urges families to end 'fatal reluctance' to discuss
- December 13, 2017

The change, announced by the Prime Minister in her conference speech in October, would presume consent had been given and if people did not want to donate they would have to opt-out of the system. It can be a hard subject to broach, but overcoming this fatal reluctance to talk openly about our wishes is key to saving many more lives in the future'. (more...)
AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Shares Bought by Westover Capital Advisors LLC
- December 13, 2017

F M C Corporation now has $12.12 billion valuation. About 173,378 shares traded. Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU) has risen 22.43% since December 13, 2016 and is uptrending. ABBV's profit will be $2.28 billion for 16.97 P/E if the $1.43 EPS becomes a reality. While talking about Performance of the Stock, AbbVie Inc. now has a Weekly performance of -0.38%, monthly performance percentage is 0.25 percent, Quarterly performance is 10.29 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 38% and ... (more...)
Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Receives GBX 157.80 Average Price Target from Brokerages Connect Group PLC (CNCT) Receives GBX 157.80 Average Price Target from Brokerages
- December 13, 2017

It has outperformed by 84.98% the S&P500. Among 20 analysts covering Sage Group The PLC ( LON:SGE ), 9 have Buy rating, 6 Sell and 5 Hold. Cortina Asset Mgmt Ltd Co stated it has 830,867 shares. Liberum Capital has "Hold" rating and GBX 560 target. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q2. Redcentric has a 1 year low of GBX 67.25 ($0.91) and a 1 year high of GBX 100 ($1.35). (more...)
Saraki faces 3 charges at Code of Conduct Tribunal Saraki faces 3 charges at Code of Conduct Tribunal
- December 13, 2017

In February 2016, the federal government had filed an 18-count charge bordering on false assets declaration against the senate president. Counsel to the federal government, Mr. The charges are on count 4 , 5 and 6 and bordered on his alleged failure to declare houses he acquired in Abuja and Lagos. Agabi, therefore, urged the appellate court to uphold the ruling of the Danladi Umar-led tribunal which had earlier discharged and acquitted the defendant for want of diligent prosecution and ... (more...)
Nick Foles: 'I Love This City, I Love This Team' Nick Foles: 'I Love This City, I Love This Team'
- December 13, 2017

Foles would follow up that game with another stellar performance against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , earning NFC Offensive Player of the Week honors. That's bound to help as he begins the next chapter of his life by revisiting an old one: taking over as the starting quarterback of the Philadelphia Eagles . (more...)
MA is the healthiest state in the nation, a new report finds MA is the healthiest state in the nation, a new report finds
- December 13, 2017

The report , pulled together through the United Health Foundation and the American Public Health Association , previously had MA at No. 2, behind Hawaii. Georges Benjamin, official executive of the American Public Health Association, which was not engaged with the new report. The Bay State won the respect to some extent due to having the most minimal level of uninsured inhabitants at only 2.7% of the populace, in addition to a low predominance of weight and a high number of emotional ... (more...)
Analyst Stock Recommendations For Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT), Agilent Technologies, Inc. (A)
- December 12, 2017

Insiders sold a total of 28,167 shares of company stock valued at $1,497,619 over the last quarter. The volume of 1.38 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 1.96 Million shares. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 6 by Needham. The rating was upgraded by William Blair to "Outperform" on Monday, September 19. The company was maintained on Friday, December 16 by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
'Peppa Pig' sets unrealistic example of care - GP 'Peppa Pig' sets unrealistic example of care - GP
- December 12, 2017

Dr Bell argues it encourages people to "access their GP inappropriately" by seeing him make a home visit and by issuing prescription medication, Dr Brown Bear has either prescribed "antibiotics in an era of rising antibiotic resistance" or paracetamol which is available over the counter, rendering the doctor's visit pointless. (more...)
Having older brothers increases your chance of being gay, study suggests Having older brothers increases your chance of being gay, study suggests
- December 12, 2017

It is a well-known finding in sexual science and is termed as fraternal birth order effect. And as a woman gets pregnant with her first son, the Y chromosome associated protein is produced and leaks into her bloodstream. Women who had straight sons had less of these antibodies, while women with no sons had the least. Bogaert's team wondered if maternal antibodies might play a role in shaping sexual orientation . (more...)