Medicine


The papers: Winter 'wreaks havoc' with NHS The papers: Winter 'wreaks havoc' with NHS
- January 09, 2018

Ms Sturgeon - accused by Tories of being "missing in action" - spoke out as she toured NHS sites with Health Secretary Shona Robison. After issuing her own apology for delays, Ms Robison defended her handling of the crisis as it emerged just 35 per cent of NHS staff had the flu jag last winter - compared to 63 per cent in England. (more...)
Over-the-counter painkiller could be hampering male fertility, study finds Over-the-counter painkiller could be hampering male fertility, study finds
- January 09, 2018

The researchers measured the level of LH in the bloodstream of the test subjects who were taking Ibuprofen and found it to be significantly higher than in test subjects not taking the drug. The research was published online Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . He said investigating ibuprofen-induced compensatory hypogonadism is crucial as the disorder is "generally associated with smoking and ageing". (more...)
Police deny permission to Mevani to hold public meet Police deny permission to Mevani to hold public meet
- January 09, 2018

A senior police officer said that in view of security arrangements in the Capital ahead of the Republic Day parade on January 26, no public gathering will be allowed in New Delhi district area. According to NDTV the forces were armed with tear gas and water cannons, and were deployed to foil the rally by an elected representative of the Gujarat Legislation. (more...)
Deutsche Bank Raises United Parcel Service (UPS) Price Target to $145.00
- January 09, 2018

It has underperformed by 14.60% the S&P500. Marc Majzner increased its stake in Constellium Nv (CSTM) by 27.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The ROIC Quality of United Parcel Service, Inc . As per Wednesday, July 29, the company rating was maintained by Liberum Capital. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Market Perform" on Friday, April 29. (more...)
Governor Inslee visits Rattlesnake Ridge, warns it could be 'catastrophic' Governor Inslee visits Rattlesnake Ridge, warns it could be 'catastrophic'
- January 09, 2018

Authorities predict the crack on Rattlesnake Ridge could prompt the landslide by the end of February, and which would slam directly into the neighboring Interstate 82 and Yakima River. "It's a very different geological material than what we had in the tragic Oso landslide in 2014". A structure sits in ruins in the aftermath of a mudslide and related flooding on March 25, 2014, in Oso, Washington. (more...)
Jake Paul Caught Saying the N-Word Multiple Times in Leaked Video Jake Paul Caught Saying the N-Word Multiple Times in Leaked Video
- January 09, 2018

On December 31, Paul posted a video which showed the vlogger and his friends discovering a dead body in Japan's Aokigahara Forest, a notorious suicide hotspot known locally as the "suicide forest". "I get views. I did it because I thought I could make a positive ripple on the internet, not cause a monsoon of negativity". He said his intention was to "raise awareness for suicide and suicide prevention". (more...)
Jeremy Hunt becomes secretary of state for health and social care
- January 09, 2018

Mr Hunt succeeded Andrew Lansley as Secretary of State for Health by the then-Prime Minister David Cameron on September 4, 2012 and has survived numerous cabinet re-shuffles and a change of government to serve in the post for 1,953 days at the time of Monday's afternoon's cabinet "refresh", as described by PM Theresa May. (more...)
Unidentified woman's skeletal remains found inside a barrel at Kumbalam Unidentified woman's skeletal remains found inside a barrel at Kumbalam
- January 09, 2018

The barren expanse, where the barrel was found, belongs to an Alappuzha-based private company. According to police, a human body, prima facie that of a female, was kept inside the barrel and sealed with concrete and filled it with bricks. (more...)
Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC) Shares Bought by Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc
- January 09, 2018

The stock increased 0.28% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $70.4. It has outperformed by 36.68% the S&P500. Pomelo Capital Llc decreased Tenet Healthcare Corp ( THC ) stake by 71.22% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. $24.47's average target is 58.48% above currents $15.44 stock price. PepsiCo had 61 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Zacks Investment Research raised Tenet Healthcare from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, ... (more...)
Nicole Kidman Makes Instagram Debut After Winning Golden Globes Nicole Kidman Makes Instagram Debut After Winning Golden Globes
- January 09, 2018

Not only did Kidman and Big Little Lies sweep the competition, but it appears that she literally shut down the gala, with chairs being stacked and Beverly Hilton employees clearing up the space in the background. "That awkward feeling when Nicole Kidman only mentions her biological kids in her speech #criiiiiinge #goldenglobes2018", a fan wrote. "When my cheek is against yours, everything melts away", she told him from the stage. (more...)
International Olympic Committee extends North Korea deadline for Pyeongchang Games
- January 09, 2018

South Korea also floated the idea of both nations marching together at the opening ceremony. A high-level delegation accompanying the team could include Kim's younger sister Yo-Jong, who is a senior member of the ruling Workers' Party, according to South Korean reports. (more...)
HIV-positive track coach who victimized 42 students pleads guilty HIV-positive track coach who victimized 42 students pleads guilty
- January 09, 2018

There were 42 victims ranged in age from 11 to 17 years old. Authorities stated Bell sexually abused his victims at Benjamin Stoddert Middle School , at his home and possibly at other locations between May of 2015 and June of 2017. Benjamin Stoddert Middle School where Carlos Deangelo Bell once worked. He started working for the school system in 2014. At that time, Bell was removed from his position as track coach at La Plata High School . (more...)
Nottingham in the red as Aussie Flu cases rise across UK Nottingham in the red as Aussie Flu cases rise across UK
- January 09, 2018

The strain has spread to nearly all areas of the United Kingdom now, with the City of London and Ilford the only places yet to see any reported cases, according to FluSurvey. Clydebank's health board has reported cases of so-called "Aussie-flu" in the area. According to the NHS , symptoms for flu can include an aching body, exhaustion, loss of appetite, sudden fevers, nausea and headaches.Vaccination is the best protection we have against the flu. (more...)
Marlboro maker Philip Morris to 'give up cigarettes' for New Year's resolution
- January 09, 2018

Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans reported 0.1% in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) has risen 16.65% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.05% the S&P500. Philip Morris International makes up about 3.4% of Shelter Ins Retirement Plan's holdings, making the stock its 8th biggest holding. Wells Fargo & Co reiterated an "outperform" rating and set a $140.00 price target on shares of Philip Morris International in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. (more...)
No change in senior posts as Theresa May reshuffles Cabinet team No change in senior posts as Theresa May reshuffles Cabinet team
- January 09, 2018

Education secretary Justine Greening is said not to be so fortunate however, with doubts also surrounding the future of Greg Clark as business secretary and Andrea Leadsom as leader of the Commons. In pools of candidates for promotion is Jeremy Hunt , health-care owner since 2012 and longest-running minister, despite criticism of crisis experienced by public hospitals this winter. (more...)
Google honours Nobel Laureate Har Gobind Khorana with a doodle Google honours Nobel Laureate Har Gobind Khorana with a doodle
- January 09, 2018

Google has launched a doodle on the occasion of Indian-American scientist Har Gobind Khorana's 96th birth anniversary. In 1960, Khorana moved to the U.S. Khorana moved to Canada in 1952 where he worked at the University of British Columbia and initiated his Nobel Prize winning research. In 1970, shortly after he left Madison to join the faculty of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Khorana and colleagues announced that they had synthesised two genes crucial to protein-building work. (more...)
Cass County Public Health offers free radon test kits Cass County Public Health offers free radon test kits
- January 09, 2018

People are usually exposed to it from breathing it in the air that comes in through cracks and gaps in homes and other buildings. During Radon Action Month, the Montclair Health Department will provide free radon test kits to Montclair residents on a first-come, first-served basis. (more...)
Supreme Court reserves its order on pictorial warnings depicted on Tobacco… Supreme Court reserves its order on pictorial warnings depicted on Tobacco…
- January 09, 2018

According to the rule, there must be 85 per cent pictorial warnings on all sides of packages of cigarettes, bidis and other tobacco products. The Division Bench of the High Court had struck down the amendment to the Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products (Packaging and Labelling Rules) 2008, as amended in 2014. (more...)
Flu hospitalizations rise in Ohio Flu hospitalizations rise in Ohio
- January 09, 2018

Late December marked the start of a sharp increase in flu activity in the state, and it shows no signs of letting up. So far 41,000 cases have been confirmed nationwide. Flu activity in the US usually peaks around February. That's why it's better to get vaccinated early in the fall, before the flu season really gets underway. (more...)
Uber set to relaunch autorickshaw service in India Uber set to relaunch autorickshaw service in India
- January 09, 2018

In India, Uber's main competitor is Ola. In its previous avatar, Uber's auto offering was available in New Delhi, Coimbatore , Indore and Bhubaneswar. Ola is already running Ola Auto services across 73 cities with over 120K autos associated with the company. Cab hailing startup Uber Technolgies Inc, one of the two most valued startups. (more...)