Medicine


Nigeria wasteful as Rwanda hold on for draw Nigeria wasteful as Rwanda hold on for draw
- January 16, 2018

Nigeria will now face Libya Friday evening at the same venue in continuation of the tournament. In the 10 minute, the hosts Nigeria hit the cross bar through Adelemi Faleye. However, it was Nigeria who went closest - 12 minutes from time - when newly introduced Ibrahima Mustapha hit the woodwork only moments after replacing Anthony Okpotu. (more...)
Burping black hole found with two evidences by scientists Burping black hole found with two evidences by scientists
- January 16, 2018

The Hubble space telescope, the Keck observatory at Hawaii and the Apache Point Observatory in New Mexico have all also peered at the far-off galaxy. Then after 100,000 years, a second burp occurred when the black hole engulfed a different clump of cosmic gas. (more...)
Lexus LF-1 Limitless concept previews new flagship model Lexus LF-1 Limitless concept previews new flagship model
- January 16, 2018

Recognizing that concepts have a wide range for imagination, Lexus is saying the LF-1 could be powered by fuel cell, a plug-in hybrid, all-electric or gasoline engine. Far more open and modern than current Lexus interiors, the LF-1's contains a less cushioned, more minimalist approach to interiors. The unique space also houses a navigation system with haptic feedback that vibrates when touched. (more...)
Year-old child suffers from psychosis after taking Tamiflu Year-old child suffers from psychosis after taking Tamiflu
- January 16, 2018

A six-year-old Texas girl suffered shocking side effects from flu medication - and her parents are urging people to be better informed about the common antiviral drug and other meds. "I don't think the 16 hours of symptom relief from the flu is worth the possible side effects that we went through", the girl's father said. Still, Dr. (more...)
Scientists develop an AI instrument to convert dog bark into human language Scientists develop an AI instrument to convert dog bark into human language
- January 16, 2018

Slobodchikoff, from Northern Arizona University, has studied footage of dogs engaged in a range of behaviors including growling, barking and howling, and used AI to understand how these animals communicate. They have even founded a company called Zoolingua to develop more technology that could allow humans to communicate with animals in an understandable language. (more...)
CDC postpones session on nuclear attack to fight flu CDC postpones session on nuclear attack to fight flu
- January 16, 2018

The agency said that due to the spike in flu cases around the country, the grand rounds session will offer the latest information for public health professions on how to reduce the spread of the seasonal flu and how to adjust to spot shortages of antiviral drugs. (more...)
Florida boy, 6, dies from rabies after being scratched by sick bat Florida boy, 6, dies from rabies after being scratched by sick bat
- January 16, 2018

Rodney Willoughby of Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. Ryker was scratched by the bat, but seemed fine, school officials said. According to the NBC News report, Ryker's dad, Henry found a sick bat and placed it in a bucket, instructing the child not to touch it. (more...)
Chottanikkara case: Death for prime accused in girl rape-murder Chottanikkara case: Death for prime accused in girl rape-murder
- January 16, 2018

Awarding the sentence to Rani, the court stated in its order that "She is the mother of the deceased child". Her mother Rani and Rani's friend Basil were not at home, instead her mother's paramour Renjith was. She had already abandoned the second child with her parents. The incident happened when Basil and Rani were not at home, and Rani's paramour Renjith sexually abused the child when she got back from school. (more...)
Making To-Do List at Bedtime Gives a New Solution for Insomnia Making To-Do List at Bedtime Gives a New Solution for Insomnia
- January 16, 2018

Those who wrote out a to-do list fell asleep 9 to 10 minutes faster than those who chronicled everything they'd done the day before. It's the physical act of putting your thoughts on paper that really helps stop you lying awake and worrying all night. (more...)
SignalPoint Asset Management LLC Cuts Holdings in AbbVie Inc (ABBV)
- January 15, 2018

Snow Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Tyson Foods Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $36.36 billion market cap company. Carroll Financial Assocs reported 6,058 shares. Following the transaction, the chairman now owns 492,030 shares in the company, valued at approximately $46,255,740.30. (more...)
Newly approved drug treats breast cancer Newly approved drug treats breast cancer
- January 15, 2018

Patients are selected for therapy based on an FDA-approved companion diagnostic from Myriad Genetics. Roy Baynes, senior vice president and head of global clinical development, chief medical officer, Merck Research Laboratories said: "This additional approval for Lynparza represents an important advance for women with HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer with a germline BRCA mutation, which is a difficult-to-treat cancer". (more...)
Parole Board to explain Worboys's release Parole Board to explain Worboys's release
- January 15, 2018

A Ministry of Justice spokesman said: "Mr Gauke commissioned, mid-last week, advice on the plausibility of a judicial review and the prospect of success of any judicial review". Worboys, 60, is due to be freed from jail in the coming days after the Parole Board ruled that he no longer posed a risk. "Need legal review of this case". (more...)
Government is not Government is not "planning to put the whole country on a diet"
- January 15, 2018

The plan is to combat rising levels of obesity in the United Kingdom, with latest NHS figures showing that more than half of the British population are overweight or obese. KFC is infamous among obesity campaigners for junk food such as its Mighty Bucket for One, which contains 1,235 calories, double what is recommended. (more...)
Anuj may be 'under pressure', says BH Loya's uncle; demands probe Anuj may be 'under pressure', says BH Loya's uncle; demands probe
- January 15, 2018

The press conference comes almost two months after the Caravan published a report on the death of CBI court judge BH Loya in a suspicious manner in Nagpur in 2014. Let it remain the way it is. The Supreme Court on Friday, had asked the Maharashtra government to submit the autopsy report of Loya. The top four judges reportedly voiced their protest before chief justice Deepak Misra. (more...)
Hundreds of O'Hare Airport passengers might have been exposed to measles Hundreds of O'Hare Airport passengers might have been exposed to measles
- January 15, 2018

The passenger was infectious on that day and may have been in multiple areas of the airport between flights. The person, who has not been identified, flew in from another country and landed, then boarded a second flight from Chicago to Little Rock, Arkansas. (more...)
Sullivan County issues health advisory for flu Sullivan County issues health advisory for flu
- January 15, 2018

There has been a jump in hospitalizations in young children and those over 50. The Department of Public Health says this year's flu virus has been particularly severe among people 65 years old or older. "In addition, there are still other strains of influenza yet to show up. We are also seeing H1N1 starting to show up in states that have already had H3 activity". (more...)
Dua Lipa leads nods for Brit Awards; Ed Sheeran also scores Dua Lipa leads nods for Brit Awards; Ed Sheeran also scores
- January 15, 2018

In addition to well-received tracks such as No Lie , featuring dance-hall star Sean Paul, and Hotter than Hell , it was her sixth single New Rules that became a smash hit and catapulted her to becoming the most streamed artist on the music platform Spotify past year. (more...)
Body of MQM-L's Dr Hassan Zafar recovered from vehicle in Karachi Body of MQM-L's Dr Hassan Zafar recovered from vehicle in Karachi
- January 15, 2018

Blood stains were found on the deceased's face as the victim's nose and head were bleeding. "The postmortem has been conducted". According to details, no marks of torture are present on the body which means that the death could be natural. (more...)
Shock horror: Jose Mourinho aims subtle dig at Arsenal Shock horror: Jose Mourinho aims subtle dig at Arsenal
- January 15, 2018

Although the Chilean will be available for free in the summer, Manchester United are trying to lure him to the club by bidding for him now to beat their competitors. "Our plan was not to have new players in January". United were also ready to better City's £275,000-a-week salary terms but Sanchez only wants a move to the Etihad. (more...)
UIDAI to introduce facial recognition for Aadhaar verification UIDAI to introduce facial recognition for Aadhaar verification
- January 15, 2018

Pandey took to Twitter to announce this new step. Also, UIDAI believes that as face photos of Aadhaar holders are already in the UIDAI database, there will be no need to capture new photos again. The new feature will be allowed only when combined with "one more authentication factor", like fingerprint, iris or OTP. The Virtual ID is a 16-digit number generated randomly everytime your Aadhaar has to be authenticated. (more...)