Medicine


Coli Outbreak infections linked to romaine lettuce Coli Outbreak infections linked to romaine lettuce
- January 13, 2018

Five people have been hospitalized and two have suffered kidney failure because of an E. coli outbreak which crossed the USA border with Canada, Food Safety News reported. "This investigation is ongoing, and more information will be released as it becomes available", the agency said in a statement . Most strains of E. (more...)
Funding CHIP for 10 years would actually save $6 billion: CBO Funding CHIP for 10 years would actually save $6 billion: CBO
- January 13, 2018

Before Congress passed the short-term funding fix in late December, CHIP programs survived on the states'unspent funds and a $3 billion pool of CHIP money controlled by CMS. (It's a five-year funding bill .) But no matter. By March, according to a new report from Georgetown University, almost half of all states will exhaust all of their federal funding. (more...)
Raw Water: 7 Dangers to Consider Before You Drink Up Raw Water: 7 Dangers to Consider Before You Drink Up
- January 13, 2018

But by shunning recommended water safety practices, experts warn, raw water purveyors may also be selling things you don't want to drink - risky bacteria, viruses and parasites that can make you sick. "We celebrate this ancient life source that humanity flourished from, since the beginning of our existence", the Live Water website says. Unfiltered and untreated water from a natural spring might sound like an elixir, but health experts warn that drinking so-called "raw water" could end ... (more...)
LDS Community Mourns Passing of Pres. Thomas S. Monson LDS Community Mourns Passing of Pres. Thomas S. Monson
- January 13, 2018

He put an emphasis on the humanitarian ethic of Mormons, evidenced by his expansion of the church's disaster relief programs around the world, said Armand Mauss, a retired professor of sociology and religious studies at Washington State University. (more...)
Carrie Underwood Releases New Super Bowl Song 'The Champion' With Ludacris Carrie Underwood Releases New Super Bowl Song 'The Champion' With Ludacris
- January 13, 2018

The inspirational chorus behind " The Champion " - featuring the line, " I am invincible, unbreakable , unstoppable, unshakeable " - is as smooth as a spiral off the arm of Patriots QB Tom Brady. It turns out Carrie specifically asked for Ludacris to join her on the track. While the track highlights the "champions" heading into the big game, the song has also been selected by NBC Sports for its coverage of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. (more...)
Alabama's Tagovailoa defends Hurts from criticism Alabama's Tagovailoa defends Hurts from criticism
- January 13, 2018

It might be more tempting to stay in Tuscaloosa, where Bear Bryant won six national titles. As a coach, you want to see your team reach their full potential. Georgia sniffed out a screen pass, Tagovailoa couldn't pick up his next option and Georgia dumped the youngster for a 16-yard loss. With one sensational half Monday night in Atlanta , Alabama put to rest a couple of nagging questions as the college football season came to a close . (more...)
What's it like to work with Spielberg? What's it like to work with Spielberg? "Terrifying!" says 'Post' actor
- January 13, 2018

You are relieved that Tom Hanks has finally gotten a good role. I mean, even Steven Spielberg was in awe. Oh, yes. But Spielberg knows something about movies, and that tableau, obvious though it may be, is lovely. The story has been crafted so as to understand why the decisions are taken then we're hard and puts in place the suspense as to how the decisions were made. (more...)
Top Institutional Investors That Own Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG)
- January 13, 2018

The stock increased 2.05% or $4.82 during the last trading session, reaching $239.82. About 392,442 shares traded. Nomura Holdings Inc decreased Intuitive Surgical Inc ( ISRG ) stake by 29.6% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. BARRATT CRAIG H sold $5.57M worth of stock or 15,000 shares. RUBASH MARK J had sold 6,750 shares worth $2.51 million on Tuesday, October 24. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $2.06 earnings per share. (more...)
NYC Sues Fossil Fuel Industry over Hidden Costs of Climate Change NYC Sues Fossil Fuel Industry over Hidden Costs of Climate Change
- January 13, 2018

Using a more realistic expectations for future investment return (3.61 percent), the Manhattan Institute report calculates that the city's long-term pension debt exceeds $142 billion. The city announced the lawsuit against the oil companies on Wednesday 10 January. "Deliberately hurting pension holders, like the fine men and women who keep our city safe, is a disgraceful way to score cheap political points". (more...)
FDA warning: Keep kids away from certain cough medicines FDA warning: Keep kids away from certain cough medicines
- January 13, 2018

The revised safety warnings on these products will be consistent with the labeling of other opioid-containing drug products, such as immediate-release opioid analgesics and extended-release and long-acting opioid analgesics , according to the FDA . (more...)
Seal: Oprah Knew About Weinstein, Was 'Half the of Drawback' Seal: Oprah Knew About Weinstein, Was 'Half the of Drawback'
- January 13, 2018

And personally warned actress Stacey Dash to 'keep my name out of your mouth. "Do not re-tweet, re-quote anything I have said in order to reinforce your self-hating agenda..." You live in the sunken place. Pressed on whether Democrats should look to replace Donald Trump with a candidate with governing experience rather than another TV celebrity, Spielberg said, "I think we need a mindful, empathetic human being in the White House who understands people and puts people ahead of their own ... (more...)
Boston Private Wealth LLC Has $545000 Position in Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)
- January 13, 2018

Over the last quarter, insiders sold 96,585 shares of company stock worth $2,578,197. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 93,657,300 shares of the medical equipment provider's stock worth $2,596,181,000 after buying an additional 2,522,556 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
NFL Playoff Picks Against The Spread 2018: Predictions ATS For Divisional Games NFL Playoff Picks Against The Spread 2018: Predictions ATS For Divisional Games
- January 13, 2018

The NFC Divisional round of the NFL Playoffs is upon us. The Patriots have been automatic when it comes to the divisional playoffs, reaching the AFC Championship Game in every year since 2012. Vikings receiver Adam Thielen is turning into a star with 91 catches for 1,276 yards and running back Latavius Murray started to come on over the last month of the regular season. (more...)
HBO Releases HOT New Teaser For Fahrenheit 451! HBO Releases HOT New Teaser For Fahrenheit 451!
- January 13, 2018

Bahrani said he never had the opportunity to meet with Bradbury before his death but did an extensive amount of research, watching and reading multiple interviews and more. Jordan (of Creed and Fruitvale Station ) as Montag and Michael Shannon as his fire captain, Beatty. "The speed at which [technology] is advancing, perhaps exponentially - I am concerned , are we going to be able to get ahead of the dam?" To Bahrani's mind, those concerns have actualized with the rise of social media ... (more...)
Experts raise concerns over raw meat diets for cats and dogs Experts raise concerns over raw meat diets for cats and dogs
- January 13, 2018

Conventional pet food is also heated during processing, which kills all germs. This isn't the first time researchers have warned pet owners against raw meat-based diets. coli 0157-a particularly unsafe strain now responsible for a lettuce-based outbreak in North America-was found in 23% of the samples. "We see that more and more people are feeding ( cats and dogs) this kind of product and we know that meat is infected with bacteria and parasites", co-author of the new research, Paul ... (more...)
President Trump says tax bill will help farmers President Trump says tax bill will help farmers
- January 13, 2018

The address Monday was the first by a USA president to the group since 1992, and Trump stressed things he has recently signed into law, including tax cuts and deregulation, that he said would propel the US farming community. Thirty-nine percent of rural Americans lack access to high-speed Internet service, compared with 4 percent of people living in cities, according to a 2016 Federal Communications Commission report. (more...)
French supermarkets admit to selling salmonella contaminated Lactalis products after recall French supermarkets admit to selling salmonella contaminated Lactalis products after recall
- January 13, 2018

Hypermarket chain Casino, which also owns the Franprix and Geant franchises, said it had sold a total of 363 affected products. But Thierry Desouches also denied there was any malice in the retailers" actions, questioning whether they would intentionally risk their reputations to keep stocking a product for "derisory' profits. (more...)
Vigil Held In Support of Children's Insurance Program
- January 13, 2018

Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) wants to pass as long an extension as possible and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-Texas) said he would like to see 10 years as well. It covers those who make too much to qualify for Medicaid, but not enough to afford individual insurance. "I could go out and get a different job or go out and demand higher pay", he said. (more...)
Florida monkeys can be a cause of herpes for you Florida monkeys can be a cause of herpes for you
- January 13, 2018

A study released Wednesday (10 January) claims that their body fluids, including saliva and faeces, contain a deadly virus that is risky to man, reports the AP. Monkeys living in Silver Springs made headlines past year, when they chased and hissed at a family visiting the popular public park. Monkeys have also been spotted in Apopka, Fruitland Park and even in Pasco County. (more...)
Kwara United's team bus involved in road crash Kwara United's team bus involved in road crash
- January 13, 2018

The injured players have been taken to an hospital where they are receiving treatment. The team coach, John Obuh, while speaking to INDEPENDENT, said that God was magnanimous for sparing their lives. The club has also expressed gratitude to God and those who have shown concern since the news broke. " Kwara United players and officials in the early hours of today were involved in a motor accident in Ibadan". (more...)