Medicine


Surgeon Arrested For Coming In To Work Drunk Surgeon Arrested For Coming In To Work Drunk
- January 18, 2018

Hospital staff then allegedly called the police, and Gerstle was arrested a short time later on Shady Lane, a location not far from the hospital. Childers says Dr. Hospital officials told the newspaper that Gerstle's privileges have been suspended while the hospital conducts an investigation. Gerstle was scheduled to perform one procedure on Monday and had not started it when the allegation was made, Childers said. (more...)
Widespread flu forces another North Texas school district to close Widespread flu forces another North Texas school district to close
- January 18, 2018

The Gunter Independent School District, which operates three schools north of Dallas, says 150 students were absent on Tuesday. The district says that classes will not be held on Thursday and Friday in order to disinfect campus facilities and to give students and teachers time to get better. (more...)
Bortles Foundation gets contribution from Bengals fans after Steelers loss Bortles Foundation gets contribution from Bengals fans after Steelers loss
- January 18, 2018

In just his second career playoff start, Blake Bortles took the Jacksonville Jaguars into Pittsburgh and won 45-42, ending the Steelers season. He says he appreciates the contributions and adds that Bengals fans "should know their support will make a difference". (more...)
Philippines Declares Calamity in Mayon Volcano Region Philippines Declares Calamity in Mayon Volcano Region
- January 17, 2018

More than 9,000 people have evacuated the area around the Philippines' most active volcano as lava flowed down its crater Monday in a gentle eruption that scientists warned could turn explosive. It has a long history of minor to major eruptions, most recently in 2014. The third level of a five-step alert remains over Mayon, which means the volcano is exhibiting an increased tendency to explode in a matter of days or weeks. (more...)
Labour amendments FAIL as rebellious Tories rally behind May — EU WITHDRAWAL BILL Labour amendments FAIL as rebellious Tories rally behind May — EU WITHDRAWAL BILL
- January 17, 2018

The vast majority of Labour MPs voted against the bill tonight. Amendment 57 attempted to preserve European Union "rights, powers, liabilities, obligations, restrictions, remedies and procedures" more comprehensively than the European Union withdrawal bill now allows for. (more...)
Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for AbbVie (ABBV) Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for AbbVie (ABBV)
- January 17, 2018

AbbVie's quarterly revenue was up 8.8% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts anticipate that AbbVie Inc will post 5.54 earnings per share for the current year. (NYSE:ABBV) on Thursday, December 14. Shares of AbbVie Inc (NYSE ABBV ) opened at $102.49 on Wednesday. CT lowered its position in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) by 1.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (more...)
Suspect dead after credit union robbery, standoff at Montpelier High School Suspect dead after credit union robbery, standoff at Montpelier High School
- January 17, 2018

Officers tried for about 50 minutes to negotiate with Giffin. The lockdown was lifted shortly after police say they took down the suspect just before noon. No one at the credit union was injured in the robbery, according to Feldman. "The school was put into a lockdown lock out mode", he said. "Since the suspect was contained entirely outside the building the safest place for our students faculty and staff was inside the building". (more...)
Cuomo softens stand on recreational pot, wants to study legalizing drug Cuomo softens stand on recreational pot, wants to study legalizing drug
- January 17, 2018

MA already has. On the other hand, Attorney General Sessions says he's going to end marijuana in every state. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, meanwhile, is cracking down on marijuana, recently giving federal prosecutors leeway to go after the drug in states where it's legal. (more...)
Man stabs wife, son to death in Delhi Man stabs wife, son to death in Delhi
- January 17, 2018

The elder child alleged that their father killed their mother and they were scared to inform anyone, police added. "By the time, she and their three children returned, Prakash had kept the murder weapon at home". Deputy Commissioner of Police (Northwest) Aslam Khan said the bodies bore multiple injuries and were recovered from the first floor of the house. "The entire crime was witnessed by the couple's six-year-old son who on Tuesday morning informed a neighbour", he added. (more...)
Dairy Farm International Holdings Ltd (DFIHY) Stock Pops 2.39% For the Week
- January 17, 2018

Investors may be looking ahead to the next round of company earnings reports. Conducting thorough fundamental research on stocks even after they have broken out may help the investor understand the reason behind the move, and whether it is likely to continue or if it is just a temporary spike. (more...)
Insiders Have Increased Positions in: Penske Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:PAG) Insiders Have Increased Positions in: Penske Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:PAG)
- January 17, 2018

Penske Automotive Group, Inc . operates as a transportation services company. Graphite Corp (GRPH) has been garnering interest of retail and insitutional invenstors alike as the shares have seen its VMA (volume moving average) steadily rise over the past 7 sessions. (more...)
FY2017 Earnings Estimate for American Campus Communities, Inc. Issued By KeyCorp (ACC)
- January 17, 2018

The company has market cap of $86.49 million. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $51.63. It has outperformed by 8.86% the S&P500. Amp Capital Invsts invested in 13,900 shares or 0% of the stock. Advantus Capital Management Inc acquired 8,323 shares as American Campus Communities Inc (ACC)'s stock declined 5.08%. (more...)
Global Bookkeeper Software Market 2017 - QuickBooks, Accounting by Wave, Pandle Global Bookkeeper Software Market 2017 - QuickBooks, Accounting by Wave, Pandle
- January 17, 2018

The key details related to Machine Vision Components market drivers, vital market segments , development opportunities and Machine Vision Components market constraints are presented in this report. The growth is expected on account of many factors, such as an increase in disposable income, increasing worldwide inbound and outbound tourism and aging demography. (more...)
FY2017 Earnings Estimate for BB&T Corporation Issued By Jefferies Group (BBT)
- January 17, 2018

The Stock declined-2.38% and closed its last trading session at $6.96. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 24,341 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,172,262.56. (NYSE:LOW). Pennsylvania-based Pitcairn has invested 0.1% in Lowe's Companies, Inc. Mutual Of America Capital Management Limited Company holds 0.08% or 100,602 shares. (more...)
Lauren's List: Flu Facts You Need To Know Lauren's List: Flu Facts You Need To Know
- January 17, 2018

The main flu strain circulating so far this season in Minnesota and the U.S.is influenza A (H3N2). In the conference call, he said that CDC officials will not have an exact sense of the effectiveness of the vaccine until mid-February. (more...)
UN Secretary General calls for revitalizing the mediation initiatives of existing conflicts
- January 17, 2018

UN Secretary-General made António Guterres remarks on Wednesday at the informal meeting of the General Assembly, highlighting 12 areas of concern the member states should address in the coming year. Turning to the need to reverse the large-scale exodus of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, Mr. Guterres called on the Government to ensure unfettered humanitarian access in Rakhine State, and appealed to the global community to support those who have fled to Bangladesh. (more...)
England hand Eddie Jones extended deal England hand Eddie Jones extended deal
- January 17, 2018

Having seen the appointment of new coaches become a long and messy - and at times expensive - process when replacing the likes of Sir Clive Woodward, Brian Ashton, Martin Johnson and Stuart Lancaster over the last 15 years, the RFU are in favour of finding a new model that can help bring about change with the least disruption possible. (more...)
White House doctor: White House doctor: "No concerns" about Trump's cognitive health
- January 17, 2018

The South Carolina Republican said there appeared to be "two Trumps": one who spoke with compassion at an initial meeting with lawmakers from both parties as cameras rolled; and the other who at a closed-door meeting rejected a bipartisan proposal later in the week while saying the US shouldn't accept more immigrants from " shithole countries". (more...)
Prominent AIDS researcher Mathilde Krim dies at 91 Prominent AIDS researcher Mathilde Krim dies at 91
- January 17, 2018

Krim, founding chairman of amfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research, devoted her life to the fight against HIV/AIDS, in particular raising the public's awareness of the devastating disease according to her obituary. Krim received a doctorate in biology from the university, at a time when few women held such degrees. From 1953-59, she pursued research in cytogenetics and cancer-causing viruses at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel, where she helped develop a method for the prenatal ... (more...)
Egyptian scandal? Meet the mummies with different daddies Egyptian scandal? Meet the mummies with different daddies
- January 17, 2018

Dates of death on the mummies' linen wrappings suggest that Khnum-Nakht died first, around age 40. However, ever since their discovery in 1907 there has been some debate among Egyptologists whether the two were actually related at all. Analysis showed that both Nakht-Ankh and Khnum-Nakht belonged to mitochondrial haplotype M1a1, suggesting a maternal relationship. It was recently revealed that Khnum-Nakht and Nakht-Ankh have different fathers. (more...)
President Trump: 'I Am Not A Racist'
- January 17, 2018

Cotton said Durbin "has a history of misrepresenting what happens in White House meetings", a comment that Perdue echoed in his interview Sunday morning. The White House said there are no tapes. Cotton said he suspected the Democrats will not risk a government shutdown over the issue. If Durbin's accusations against Trump were false, one can assume that McCarthy, Diaz-Balart and Goodlatte would have rushed to the president's public defense. (more...)
Twinkle Khanna broke silence over PadMan vs Padmaavat clash Twinkle Khanna broke silence over PadMan vs Padmaavat clash
- January 17, 2018

The movie is all set to hit the screens on January 25 and is likely to fight the box office battle with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavat featuring Deepika Padukone , Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor . And this is what Tina follows too. A Zoom report quoted Akshay Kumar as saying: "It is not about competition, it is a very big day, a big week, so all films can come, both films can be released on that day". (more...)
A Minnesota Miracle leads the Vikings to NFC Championship A Minnesota Miracle leads the Vikings to NFC Championship
- January 17, 2018

It signalled the start of a dynasty for the 49ers, who went on to win the first of five Super Bowls and four in that decade, while the Cowboys went from perennial power to also-ran. The Vikings don't hold back in letting Keenum throw downfield, because the deep ball is an integral part of their offense. "You're going to have to show us what you're really about". (more...)
Walmart offers way to turn leftover opioids into useless gel Walmart offers way to turn leftover opioids into useless gel
- January 17, 2018

Walmart is targeting the nation's opioid epidemic by offering a free way to dispose of leftover prescriptions. Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Wednesday said it will provide customers filling prescriptions for opioids with a packet of powder that will help them dispose of leftover medication in order to help curb misuse and abuse. (more...)
Hyderabad claims PBL title thanks to Marin Hyderabad claims PBL title thanks to Marin
- January 17, 2018

Tai Tzu Ying was up next playing her trump for Smash Masters against Kirsty Gilmour. In the previous encounter between the two finalists, the Hunters had completely decimated the Blasters and the Carolina Marin side boasting of names like B Sai Praneeth, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy will hope to have a repeat of the performance against the Blasters side comprising players like Sikki Reddy, Chong Wei Feng and led by Axelsen. (more...)
Nadal cruises as Venus leads seeds out of Open Nadal cruises as Venus leads seeds out of Open
- January 17, 2018

Nadal will face Argentine veteran Leonardo Mayer on Wednesday (today). This is the 52nd grand slam of Nadal's career but the first without his long-time coach and uncle Toni Nadal in his box. Kostyuk, who entered the tournament ranked No. 521, had already played six hours on court through three three-set qualifying rounds before beating Peng in the first round. (more...)
'Do not eat': Teens warned against taking 'Tide pod challenge' 'Do not eat': Teens warned against taking 'Tide pod challenge'
- January 17, 2018

About 40 teens in the USA have been treated so far this year after ingesting the liquid detergent in pods, poison control centres say. The Consumer Product Safety Commission even chimed in, urging people not to eat the pods. In the video, the National Football League player repeatedly answers "no" to questions about eating the pods. A search for "Tide Pod Challenge" on YouTube nets more than 24,000 results, many of them videos of teens and young adults gagging on the toxic mix of detergents ... (more...)
Diet high in salt causes cognitive decline - but it can be reversed Diet high in salt causes cognitive decline - but it can be reversed
- January 17, 2018

The mice were given diets containing eight per cent salt - similar to the upper end of human salt consumption. Dr. Costantino Ladecola, Director of the Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute in NY, suggests that over time a high salt diet can mentally impair and even deteriorate the human brain. (more...)
More People Exposed To Measles In Arkansas, According To Health Department More People Exposed To Measles In Arkansas, According To Health Department
- January 17, 2018

PHE said the overall risk of measles is low among the population, as the United Kingdom achieved World Health Organisation (WHO) elimination status in 2016, alongside Denmark and Spain. A news release from the health department states, "An exposed person is very unlikely to get measles if they had laboratory confirmed illness in the past, if they have had a single measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) shot, or if they were born before 1957 (when all children were thought to have been exposed to ... (more...)
No question of illegality if adults marry consensually, says Govt lawyer No question of illegality if adults marry consensually, says Govt lawyer
- January 17, 2018

Condemning "honour killings", the Supreme Court observed that no khap panchayat , individual or parent can question the marriage of an adult man to an adult woman. The Supreme Court had earlier called khap panchayats illegal and said the honour killings they order or abet are "shameful" and "barbaric". Khaps are caste or community organisations in villages which at times act as quasi-judicial bodies and pronounce harsh punishments based on regressive and age-old customs and traditions. (more...)