Medicine


Acquires 7440 Shares of US Bancorp (USB)
- December 29, 2017

Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Llc decreased Hartford Financial Services Group Inc/The (HIG) stake by 5.83% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Pax Ww Limited Liability Corporation invested in 0.7% or 228,164 shares. Olstein Cap Limited Partnership reported 113,500 shares. Invest Advsr Ltd Liability Corp owns 4,380 shares or 0.02% of their U.S. portfolio. Registered Invest Advisor invested in 24,981 shares or 0.67% of the stock. (more...)
Reaffirms Overweight Rating for British American Tobacco (BATS)
- December 29, 2017

The hedge fund run by Matthew Mark held 1.30 million shares of the farming and seeds and milling company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $81.21 million, down from 1.63M at the end of the previous reported quarter. (NYSE:PNC) on Monday, May 9 to "Underperform" rating. Cree Inc. has $45.0 highest and $18 lowest target. They now have a GBX 5,610 ($75.01) target price on the stock. (more...)
Trump Fires All Members Of HIV/AIDS Council Trump Fires All Members Of HIV/AIDS Council
- December 29, 2017

Several of the AIDS Advisory Council were Obama appointees and still had time left on their terms. "Remaining #HIV/AIDS council members booted by @realDonaldTrump". "I think where the discrepancy comes in is why a year later", he said. The Obama administration eliminated all of George W. Bush's appointees in the same way. (more...)
Deadly chemicals flood the bloodstream within seconds of cigarette use, experts warn Deadly chemicals flood the bloodstream within seconds of cigarette use, experts warn
- December 29, 2017

In Solent area alone - there is 1 person admitted to hospital with a smoking-related disease every 40 minutes. PHE's Prof John Newton said: "They flood the bloodstream in seconds". It doesn't surprise me that the younger generation is smoking less because we didn't have the health information that is available today. Long-term exposure to cadmium can damage the kidneys and bones and can lead to lung cancer . (more...)
Analysts Anticipate Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc
- December 29, 2017

It has underperformed by 6.08% the S&P500. After $-0.15 actual EPS reported by Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 20.00% negative EPS growth. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd accumulated 18,211 shares. (NYSE:MRK). Welch Forbes Limited Liability Company has invested 0.9% in Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:OMC). (more...)
TTV Dhinakaran takes oath as RK Nagar MLA today TTV Dhinakaran takes oath as RK Nagar MLA today
- December 29, 2017

E A Rathinasabapathy, MLA representing Arantangi Assembly constituency and functioning as Pudukottai district presidium chairman and R Balasubramanian, MLA representing Ambur constituency and functioning as Vellore West district Amma Peravai secretary have been stripped of their party posts. (more...)
North Carolina sees state's first child death from flu this season North Carolina sees state's first child death from flu this season
- December 29, 2017

In some regions, cases had risen eight-fold by early December compared with previous year and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has noted a high number of cases in 12 states. They reported that 19 people have died so far from the flu. The vaccination is available for $35 - $55 depending on age or Brown County Public Health can bill the flu shot to Medicare, Minnesota Health Plans, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Health Partners. (more...)
Government to borrow Rs 50000 crore more from market in FY18 Government to borrow Rs 50000 crore more from market in FY18
- December 29, 2017

Saugata Bhattacharya, chief economist, Axis Bank, said, "Market borrowing is only a part, we have to see how much is the corpus in various small savings schemes". It further said notwithstanding bank recapitalisation, the sell off in G-secs is delaying lending rate cuts and pushing back recovery. Total collections under the GST in November slipped for the second straight month to Rs 80,808 crore, down from Rs 83,346 crore in the previous month. (more...)
A New Healthcare Campaign in the UK Changes the Guidelines on Calories A New Healthcare Campaign in the UK Changes the Guidelines on Calories
- December 29, 2017

Until now, official government recommendations have stated that women should consume 2,000 calories a day, whereas men should consume 2,500. You have probably observed that, if you put together all these calories, there's still room for some more until you reach the recommended daily intake. (more...)
Monterey County sees first flu death of season Monterey County sees first flu death of season
- December 29, 2017

In the past, A virus-predominant influenza seasons have been associated with more hospitalizations and deaths in persons aged 65 years and older and young children compared to other age groups. Awele Maduka-Ezeh. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends wetting your hands with clean water, turning off the tap and applying soap. (more...)
Malaysian journalist detained in Myanmar to be released today, says report Malaysian journalist detained in Myanmar to be released today, says report
- December 29, 2017

The crew was shooting a documentary in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw. The four-Turkish state broadcaster TRT World producer Mok Choy Lin from Malaysia, freelance camera operator Lau Hon Meng from Singapore, and their interpreter Ko Aung Naing Soe and driver U Hla Tin from Myanmar- were arrested on October 27 and sentenced to two months in prison on November 10 under the 1934 colonial-era Myanmar Aircraft Act for filming with a drone. (more...)
Second Del. flu-related death prompts prevention tips from health officials Second Del. flu-related death prompts prevention tips from health officials
- December 29, 2017

There have been 12 overall for the season, which officially began October 1 and lasts through March 31, although some seasons begin early and can linger into late April to mid-May. By comparison, the 2016-17 season had 219 confirmed deaths related to the flu. The CDC is projecting viruses H1N1, H3N2, B/Victoria lineage and a second potential lineage of B viruses. (more...)
Singer Joy Villa Talks About Sexual Assault Complaint Filed Against Corey Lewandowski Singer Joy Villa Talks About Sexual Assault Complaint Filed Against Corey Lewandowski
- December 29, 2017

Earlier this month, the singer who wore a "Make America Great Again" dress to the 2017 Grammy Awards and has been an outspoken supporter of President Donald Trump . "I realised if he's not going to respond or apologise to me, I think it's the right thing to do". This is not the first time Lewandowski has faced police charges. (more...)
Arizona Bowl Preview and Prediction: New Mexico State vs. Utah State Arizona Bowl Preview and Prediction: New Mexico State vs. Utah State
- December 29, 2017

If he turns the ball over a lot against Utah State , they will make him pay. Redshirt freshman forward Daron Henson's 3-point bucket with 3:11 remaining gave Utah State an 85-62 lead, but San José State closed out the game with a 10-1 run, leading to the 86-72 final. (more...)
White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (WTM) Position Decreased by Pitcairn Co
- December 29, 2017

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd ( NYSE WTM ) traded up $2.21 during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $846.21. About 691,483 shares traded. Reinhart Partners Inc acquired 4,540 shares as White Mtns Ins Grp Ltd Com ( WTM)'s stock declined 5.46%. (more...)
Active Stock Momentum: Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH)
- December 29, 2017

It has outperformed by 31.53% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink . PAH's SI was 17.96 million shares in December as released by FINRA. Among 20 analysts covering Mylan Inc. Leading up to this report, we have seen a 0.6% rise in the stock price over the last 30 days and a -9.55% decline over the past 3 months. (more...)
Half of Minnesotans don't think Franken should go through with resignation Half of Minnesotans don't think Franken should go through with resignation
- December 29, 2017

A new survey of Minnesota voters found that exactly half of them believe their USA senator, Al Franken , should not go through with his planned resignation. It's true that some of Franken's past conduct was inappropriate, but it pales in comparison to that of other individuals that Republican leaders have supported in the past or continue to support today, like Roy Moore and Donald Trump . (more...)
Visitor Restrictions For Local Hospitals Visitor Restrictions For Local Hospitals
- December 29, 2017

All Memorial Hospital locations, including the Belleville and Shiloh facilities, have implemented similar restrictions. The hospital is only allowing two visitors per patient while the restrictions are in place. Visitors in the Pavilion for Women are limited to baby's sibling (s) and 4 others as determined by the mother. "We regret any inconveniences, but the health of our patients is our priority". (more...)
Tainted Food Not Recalled Quick Enough by FDA Tainted Food Not Recalled Quick Enough by FDA
- December 28, 2017

Federal investigators researched 30 food recalls from 1,557 that took place from 2012 to 2015. Eskin says the seriousness levels of the slow recalls is "very concerning". Sometimes, the FDA finds out about the issue and brings it to the company's attention and then the company recalls the item. "Delay is deeply concerning to me as well", Gottlieb, a physician, said in an interview. (more...)
Foles preparing to start against Cowboys Foles preparing to start against Cowboys
- December 28, 2017

It's nearly as if the roles have completely been reversed. STEELERS: Coach Mike Tomlin isn't sure how long of a break he wants to give his star players before the postseason begins. Defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz cited a lack of urgency, suggesting his unit had grown accustomed to winning easily and wasn't playing with the same fire from start to finish. (more...)
Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday
- December 28, 2017

The firm's market cap is $2.92 billion. The company had a trading volume of 1,093,998 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,701,851. About 245,450 shares traded. Boston Family Office Ltd Llc owns 21,271 shares. Invesco Limited invested in 0.03% or 3.61 million shares. Tiaa Cref Inv Limited Liability Co holds 553,989 shares. (more...)
Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) CFO Sells 42900 Shares of Stock
- December 28, 2017

The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $74.79. BB&T Securities LLC now owns 61,753 shares of the transportation company's stock worth $3,318,000 after purchasing an additional 35,519 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
More Pregnant Women Are Smoking Weed To Treat Morning Sickness More Pregnant Women Are Smoking Weed To Treat Morning Sickness
- December 28, 2017

From 2009 to 2016, marijuana use among pregnant women increased from 4.2 percent to 7.1 percent researchers found using a database of about 318,000 pregnant females from a California health care system. Obviously, attitudes around cannabis use in general, as well as during pregnancy, have gotten more positive over recent years, but medical experts are still skeptical about its safety for moms-to-be. (more...)
Will play in Peach Bowl Will play in Peach Bowl
- December 28, 2017

Linebacker Tre' Williams (shoulder) and defensive back Traivon Leonard wore orange non-contact jerseys during Thursday's practice at Georgia Tech's indoor facility. Say what you want about the game - that the Peach Bowl is the New Year's Day appetizer for the two College Football Playoff semifinals that will be played that evening - or the opponent - UCF, while undefeated, is a Group of 5 team out of the AAC. (more...)
Globus Medical Inc (GMED) Stake Lessened by Schroder Investment Management Group
- December 28, 2017

It has outperformed by 14.18% the S&P500. About 121,197 shares traded or 271.94% up from the average. In other Globus Medical news, Director David D. Pura Vida Investments Llc increased Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc stake by 76,700 shares to 111,700 valued at $2.85 billion in 2017Q3. Koch Industries Inc. (more...)
Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (TMHC) EPS Estimated At $0.66
- December 28, 2017

The day began at US$24.23 but the price moved to US$24.23 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$24.53. About 2.77M shares traded. Tower Rech Cap Ltd (Trc) owns 0.02% invested in Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE:TMHC) for 11,631 shares. The California-based Los Angeles Capital Equity Inc has invested 0.02% in Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE:TMHC). (more...)
No display of non-veg food, it hurts sentiments: Delhi Municipal Corp No display of non-veg food, it hurts sentiments: Delhi Municipal Corp
- December 28, 2017

Aggarwal, the IMA national president, said. As per reports, leader of SDMC House Shikha Rai cited "hygiene and sentiments of people affected by the sight" of meat being the main reasons behind the move. The proposal also drew reactions from other political parties. "This is an interference of people's personal lives". Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)'s Saurab Bhardwaj said that the BJP was trying to polarise the society. (more...)
Zack Moss sets tone for Utah win with huge first-quarter run Zack Moss sets tone for Utah win with huge first-quarter run
- December 28, 2017

Chris Chugunov has totaled 326 yards and one touchdown pass while filling in for Grier and the Mountaineers have lost both games where Chugunov has taken the bulk of the snaps. Darren Carrington has been money for Utah , giving the team one of its best receivers in many years. "It's like another fall camp for us here", he told the Salt Lake Tribune . (more...)
Scale of attacks on children in conflicts shocking Scale of attacks on children in conflicts shocking
- December 28, 2017

UNICEF also stated that in Iraq and Syria, children had been repeatedly used as human shields, the escalation of conflict in the Central African Republic had resulted in growing numbers of raped, killed and abducted children, and about 220,000 children from Eastern Ukraine lived "under constant threat of mines". (more...)
County Health Chief: Not Too Late for Flu Vaccination County Health Chief: Not Too Late for Flu Vaccination
- December 28, 2017

The number of influenza cases and related fatalities skyrocketed in the San Diego region last week, pushing the "flu season" totals to levels far ahead of the same time a year ago, county health officials reported on Wednesday. Receiving the flu vaccine is the most effective way to protect yourself and others from getting the flu. Symptoms of the flu include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle or body aches, headaches and fatigue. (more...)