Medicine


INX Media case : CBI questions Karti Chidambaram INX Media case : CBI questions Karti Chidambaram
- August 23, 2017

On Tuesday, the Madras High Court refrained from granting any relief to Karti, who sought quashing of the FIR filed by the CBI and its subsequent summoning in the INX Media case. On May 15, the CBI registered a case against Karti, his company Chess Management Services, INX Media, Advantage Strategic Consulting Services, its director Padma Vishwanathan and INX Media's Peter Mukerjea and his wife Indrani Mukerjea, who are now in jail on charges of murdering their daughter. (more...)
Johnson & Johnson baby powder causes cancer: Company fined 417 million U.S. dollars Johnson & Johnson baby powder causes cancer: Company fined 417 million U.S. dollars
- August 23, 2017

Carol Goodrich, a spokesperson for the company told Allure, "Ovarian cancer is a devastating diagnosis and we deeply sympathize with the women and families impacted by this disease". According to the study, baby powder is manufactured using talc powder, which is linked to ovarian cancer. The case was the first state trial outside of Missouri, Bloomberg reported . (more...)
Vitamin B intake may up lung cancer risk in men Vitamin B intake may up lung cancer risk in men
- August 23, 2017

For this study , Theodore Brasky , PhD, of the OSUCCC - James, and colleagues analyzed data from more than 77,000 patients participants in the VITamins And Lifestyle (VITAL) cohort study, a long-term prospective observational study created to evaluate vitamin and other mineral supplements in relation to cancer risk. (more...)
Punjab on high alert ahead of Dera Sacha Sauda chief verdict: CM Punjab on high alert ahead of Dera Sacha Sauda chief verdict: CM
- August 23, 2017

However, thousands of Dera followers have gathered at the Naam Charcha Ghar despite the police claiming that they are restricting such travel, reported The Indian Express . The dera followers have their concentration in Bathidna, Moga, Mansa, Patiala and parts of Patiala district. Anti-social elements or any other person who would try to disturb law and order would be arrested, Additional Chief Secretary Ram Niwas said. (more...)
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Shares Sold by Aua Capital Management LLC
- August 23, 2017

On Wednesday, June 14 KELLOGG W K FOUNDATION TRUST sold $1.85M worth of Kellogg Company (NYSE:K) or 25,000 shares. (NASDAQ:NICK) has declined 21.19% since August 22, 2016 and is downtrending. Cibc World Markets Corp sold 542,980 shares as the company's stock declined 2.57% while stock markets rallied. More interesting news about Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) were released by: Cnbc.com and their article: "Johnson & Johnson CEO to stay on Trump's advisory council to advocate for ..." published on ... (more...)
Tiger Woods threatens to sue as naked pictures leaked Tiger Woods threatens to sue as naked pictures leaked
- August 23, 2017

Kristen Stewart , Stella Maxwell , Miley Cyrus and Katharine McPhee have also been exposed. An NSFW video of Lindsey Vonn and nude pics of Tiger Woods were published on the Internet this week. Lindsey Vonn and Tiger Woods arrive at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala benefit in 2013. At the time of writing, the photos were still online on certain websites. (more...)
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...)