Medicine


Olamide responds to the Ministry of Health's ban on Olamide responds to the Ministry of Health's ban on "Wo"
- August 23, 2017

The ministry tweeted at the weekend that the music video is in violation of Tobacco Control Act 2015. According to them, the video promotes a unsafe habit that encourages second-hand smoking. The song is said to be laced with innuendos that promote internet fraud. According to the 2015 Tobacco Control Act, anyone who violates the law faces the risk of a fine and jail term of not more than one year. (more...)
Activist Groups Rally To Support Kaepernick Over 'Exile' From NFL Activist Groups Rally To Support Kaepernick Over 'Exile' From NFL
- August 23, 2017

According to Kaepernick , his reasons for protesting included the injustices in the United States against black people, specifically, police brutality. Rev. Jesse Jackson is among those who believes Colin Kaepernick deserves another opportunity in the NFL. The Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins called the teams "cowards". (more...)
Shire PLC (SHPG) Now Covered by Analysts at Evercore ISI Shire PLC (SHPG) Now Covered by Analysts at Evercore ISI
- August 23, 2017

It has underperformed by 6.69% the S&P500. Tiger Management Llc increased Shire Plc ( SHPG ) stake by 22.14% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Pinnacle Bank acquired a new stake in shares of Shire PLC during the first quarter valued at $101,000. (more...)
Ex-Manipur chief minister Rishang Keishing passes away at 98 Ex-Manipur chief minister Rishang Keishing passes away at 98
- August 23, 2017

Veteran politician and the longest serving Chief Minister of Manipur, before O Ibobi broke his record, Rishang Keishing passed away today at 8.15 pm at RIMS. He is survived by his wife and 3 sons and two daughters. He completed BA from St Paul's Cathedral College, Kolkata. Raishang joined Congress under Jawaharlal Nehru and his political carrier spanned over 70 years. (more...)
Ekiti APC, civil society groups march to celebrate Buhari's return Ekiti APC, civil society groups march to celebrate Buhari's return
- August 22, 2017

There had been reports that the governor said "I will commit suicide if Buhari comes back alive" in July. "We know that while other Nigerians were praying for PMB quick recovery, Fayose was praying for Mr. That was a show of maturity. In Ekiti State, members of the All Progressives Congress, and a coalition of civil society groups, marched through the streets of Ado Ekiti to celebrate the president's return. (more...)
Not All Moms Place Babies in Supine-Only Sleep Position Not All Moms Place Babies in Supine-Only Sleep Position
- August 22, 2017

Among surveyed mothers, 73.3% noted that they typically placed their infants in the supine position for sleep; however, only 43.7% of mothers reported that they exclusively placed infants in the safe position, with many intent on this position placement when putting the infant to bed yet failing to do so in actual practice. (more...)
Attorneys Fight To Stop Missouri Execution Attorneys Fight To Stop Missouri Execution
- August 22, 2017

Missouri's NAACP Executive Director Ron Chapel commented on the newly found evidence that suggests Williams is innocent. Fox 2 News made a request through the Missouri Department of Corrections to interview Williams, but we were told Williams declined our request. (more...)
PM Deuba expands Cabinet, inducts 15 State Ministers PM Deuba expands Cabinet, inducts 15 State Ministers
- August 22, 2017

Deuba, who took over from Prachanda as the prime minister of Nepal in a power-sharing deal in June, will be on a five- day visit to India from tomorrow on his first official trip overseas. With today's expansion, the number of Ministers in Deuba's cabinet has reached 49 with three Deputy Prime Ministers, 23 Cabinet Ministers and 23 State Ministers. (more...)
Formula 1 announces new eSports 'World Championship' series Formula 1 announces new eSports 'World Championship' series
- August 22, 2017

Formula 1 is entering the world of eSports after announcing the launch of the Formula 1 Esports Series , to start in September of this year. FIA Formula E hosted a major eSports event in January in Las Vegas. Alongside the pride and prestige of being the first ever champion, the victor will also be the Formula 1 Esports Champion Expert for 2018 and will automatically qualify for the semi-finals of next year's Formula 1 Esports Series . (more...)
Hysterical woman screams, 'punches herself' after watching horror film Hysterical woman screams, 'punches herself' after watching horror film
- August 22, 2017

It is not easy to comprehend "facts from acts" when watching a finely made good horror movie. A 20-year-old woman brought cinema viewing to a standstill when she became hysterical while watching new hot horror movie and suddenly stormed out of the cinema while screaming and punching her head. (more...)
Can Childhood Peanut Allergies Be Cured? Can Childhood Peanut Allergies Be Cured?
- August 22, 2017

Basically, children were given a probiotic ( Lactobacillus rhamnosus , if you're curious) in combination with increasing amounts of peanut protein. It worked. For the first trial, in 2013, 82% of the 48 children who received the treatment were tolerant to peanuts by the end. In fact, scientists are even trying to develop allergy-free peanuts . (more...)
West Nile Virus-positive mosquito pool detected in Cascade County West Nile Virus-positive mosquito pool detected in Cascade County
- August 22, 2017

The district said 35 West Nile Virus samples of positive mosquitoes have been detected out of 382 tests in Macon County. Mosquitoes acquire the virus from feeding on infected birds. The state documented its first human infections from West Nile in 2002. Symptoms include stiff neck, muscle weakness, fever, headache, rash, tremors, paralysis, or coma. (more...)
Jury awards $417m in lawsuit linking talcum powder to cancer Jury awards $417m in lawsuit linking talcum powder to cancer
- August 22, 2017

J&J, the world's largest health-care company, is accused of ignoring studies linking its baby powder and Shower to Shower talc products to ovarian cancer and failing to warn customers about the risk. Echeverria is now near death and was unable to attend the trial, one of her attorneys said. It is understood juries in St. Louis, Missouri have also awarded damages against Johnson & Johnson totalling more than $386 million in similar talc cases. (more...)
Victoria Beckham writes teary farewell as she sends Brooklyn off to college Victoria Beckham writes teary farewell as she sends Brooklyn off to college
- August 21, 2017

David Beckham , on the other hand, seemed to be on drop-off duty as he recently landed in the Big Apple with Brooklyn-we assume to settle him into college life. "Good luck in your new adventure x", and another said: "Enjoy it's an awesome place". Good luck in NY! Brooklyn told GQ Magazine in an interview, "I'm nervous, and my mum's upset about me leaving, but it's really exciting". (more...)
SEA Games bus crash: two Myanmar players injured SEA Games bus crash: two Myanmar players injured
- August 21, 2017

The two buses in the accident were carrying 13 players from Thailand , five from the Philippines and 10 from Myanmar. Masoc expressed regret that an accident occurred this morning which involved two buses carrying squash athletes and officials to their venue at KL Sports City. (more...)
Philip Morris International Inc
- August 21, 2017

Phillip Morris Inter now has $179.13 billion valuation. The Minnesota-based Windsor Financial Group Llc has invested 0.06% in the stock. Acropolis Investment Management LLC raised its position in shares of Philip Morris International by 0.5% in the second quarter. (more...)
Car Slams into Bus Stop in Marseille, At Least One Confirmed Dead Car Slams into Bus Stop in Marseille, At Least One Confirmed Dead
- August 21, 2017

France's counter-terrorism prosecutor said it had not taken up the case at this stage. David-Olivier Reverdy of the Alliance police union said all possibilities are now being studied. At least one person was injured in the collision, police said. The incident comes days after two vehicle attacks in Spain killed more than a dozen people. (more...)
Kashmiri students arrested in Telangana Kashmiri students arrested in Telangana
- August 21, 2017

The students identified as Jameel Gul, Omer Faiz Luney and Mudassir Shabbir, from Baramulla in J&K, are now studying BTech in the Al-Habeeb College of Engineering. All three youngsters were taken to police station, where they were questioned for several hours, before they were let off. Police also went to their residences in Toli Chowki and launched a search operation to rule out possibility of any anti-national links. (more...)
Power keeps teammate at bay for Pocono win Power keeps teammate at bay for Pocono win
- August 21, 2017

I was so cautious on the restarts. "After losing a lap, I just thought, 'Just hang in there, and pick people off one by one and be smart.' In IndyCar, you never want to give up as you don't know what can happen". Power knew if Newgarden could maneuver his way inside, the race was over. Newgarden revealed to NBCSN's Robin Miller afterward that, even though he was able to catch Power at the end, he didn't think he had enough to pass him. (more...)
Addicted To Netflix? Stop As It Causes Poor Sleep And Fatigue Addicted To Netflix? Stop As It Causes Poor Sleep And Fatigue
- August 21, 2017

They defined binge-viewing as "watching multiple consecutive episodes of the same television show in one sitting on a screen, be it a television , laptop, computer or tablet computer screen". They completed an online survey assessing regular television viewing, binge-watching, sleep quality, fatigue, insomnia, and pre-sleep alertness. "This prolongs sleep onset or, in other words, requires a longer period to "cool down" before going to sleep, thus affecting sleep overall". (more...)

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