Medicine


UNHRC Releases Report Without Anti-Israel Blacklist - For Now UNHRC Releases Report Without Anti-Israel Blacklist - For Now
- February 01, 2018

It said it planned to name the companies identified as engaged in the listed activities when it had contacted all 206 on its list but because of resource constraints it had so far made contact with only 64 of them, raising the possibility of long delays in concluding its work. (more...)
Marc Bartra flies in to complete Real Betis move from Dortmund Marc Bartra flies in to complete Real Betis move from Dortmund
- February 01, 2018

He told the hearing in Dortmund of his nightmares, adding: "I still haven't fully got over the attack and continue to suffer". "I'm coming eager and excited", Bartra said. "It is a really lovely game over here but it is going to be even more attractive to play it". He could face life imprisonment if convicted. However, parole is usually granted after 15 years in Germany. (more...)
Virginia rolls on, downs Louisville 74-64 Virginia rolls on, downs Louisville 74-64
- February 01, 2018

Virginia (21-1, 10-0) remains the only unbeaten team in ACC play after extending its best start in conference play since 1980-81. "We didn't guard perfectly and they made us look out of position at times", coach Tony Bennett said. "It's a game where you literally just have to tip your hat to the other team and just they just made big plays and big shots". "When they shoot the ball like that, you're going to have to make more than eight threes to beat them", Louisville coach David Padgett ... (more...)
Stock Have Negative EPS Growth Momentum For This Year: Anthem, Inc. (ANTM)
- February 01, 2018

These holdings make up 88.38% of the company's outstanding shares. Finally, Nordea Investment Management AB boosted its stake in shares of Anthem by 8.7% during the 3rd quarter. Anthem (NYSE:ANTM) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January 31st. (NYSE:ANTM) by 0.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. (more...)
Astronauts Could One Day Eat Their Own Poop In Space ... Kind Of Astronauts Could One Day Eat Their Own Poop In Space ... Kind Of
- February 01, 2018

Geosciences professor Christopher House describes the resulting substance as "a little bit like Marmite or Vegemite where you're eating a smear of 'microbial goo'". By using the methane released from the breakdown of the faeces, the team found large amounts of Methylococcus capsulatus , a bacteria which is used in animal feed. (more...)
Rob Gronkowski is playing video games, so he must be feeling better Rob Gronkowski is playing video games, so he must be feeling better
- February 01, 2018

Nick Foles doesn't need to be Carson Wentz . "I was hoping so", he said. In the Patriots' 20-3 win over the Colts back in the 2005 Divisional playoff, a change was sparked. "I really enjoyed playing with Chris". New England uses multiple backs, but former Eagle Dion Lewis became more of the workhorse in the regular season, and it has remained that way in the Patriots' two postseason games. (more...)
Patriots Opponent Profile: Eagles Are Team Of Mystery And Pure Talent Patriots Opponent Profile: Eagles Are Team Of Mystery And Pure Talent
- February 01, 2018

NFL Network reported he had 12 stitches removed from it last week. During the regular season , these two teams were tied for second in the National Football League with 28.6 points per game. "I'm pretty calm all the time", he said. Philadelphia cops will turn to something stronger this weekend for crowds they expect to be three times bigger than the ones they faced after the Vikings game - but they aren't saying what. (more...)
BC overdose deaths rise 43% in 2017 compared to previous year BC overdose deaths rise 43% in 2017 compared to previous year
- February 01, 2018

Patricia Daly said they accounted for 10 per cent of all illicit overdose deaths in B.C. last year, even though they only represent 3.4 per cent of the provincial population. Complete data on the total number of fatal overdoses for the region were not provided in the announcement. Provincewide, the last four months of 2017 saw some relief in the number of deaths, giving health officials hope that new programs are working for some. (more...)
Women at BBC received 'veiled threats' when asking for equal pay Women at BBC received 'veiled threats' when asking for equal pay
- February 01, 2018

The BBC's journalism can not be trusted unless it is truthful about its gender pay gap, the corporation's former China editor Carrie Gracie has said. The BBC said that the reason she was paid less was because she was "in development". Probably not. But the BBC is one of Britain's proudest, greatest institutions and a beacon for our culture and ideals, and equal pay for equal work one of the pressing issues in our society. (more...)
Israelis sue New Zealanders over Lorde's boycott Israelis sue New Zealanders over Lorde's boycott
- February 01, 2018

It seeks "real consequences to those who selectively target Israel and seek to impose an unjust and illegal boycott against the Jewish state". Lorde announced late previous year that she was cancelling her planned June 2018 concert in Tel Aviv. (more...)
Will These Stocks Remain Hot? AbbVie Inc. (ABBV), KeyCorp. (KEY)
- February 01, 2018

The stock decreased 3.16% or $3.66 during the last trading session, reaching $112.22. AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, January 26th. on Thursday, September 28. Fincl Bank Of Nova Scotia stated it has 396,904 shares or 0.21% of all its holdings. Cooke And Bieler LP invested in 657,210 shares or 0.64% of the stock. (more...)
Positives for both sides, South Africa grapple with pitch woes Positives for both sides, South Africa grapple with pitch woes
- February 01, 2018

Australia have a proud record in South Africa as they have never lost a series there since the Proteas came back into global cricket in 1991. They, along with the unused Umesh Yadav, remain India's biggest hopes of achieving that elusive overseas series win in this cycle. (more...)
Pizza is a healthier breakfast than cereal, study finds Pizza is a healthier breakfast than cereal, study finds
- February 01, 2018

An actual nutritionist said we can have pizza for breakfast and it's like all our childhood dreams have come true at once. One nutritionist claims that a hot, cheesy slice of pizza in the morning could be better for you than the routine bowl of cereal. (more...)
Let's finish visa lottery: Trump pitches for merit-based immigration in speech Let's finish visa lottery: Trump pitches for merit-based immigration in speech
- February 01, 2018

House of Representatives January 30, 2018 in Washington , DC. First Lady Melania Trump was all smiles as she arrived for the State of the Union . Costello expressed support for Trump's four-part plan, which also includes a path to citizenship for the young undocumented immigrants and moving away from the visa lottery system to one that is more merit-based. (more...)
Let's Talk money for Foundry Kelowna Let's Talk money for Foundry Kelowna
- February 01, 2018

Bell Let's Talk Day began in 2010 and since then has been an extreme success, getting better each and every year. Chenhall said people shouldn't be afraid to simply talk about mental illness. In 2017, there were more than 131.7 messages allowing for funding of more than $6.58 million for Canadian mental health. Mike Robinson, Chief Executive of the British Safety Council , said: "Acting on the recommendations of the Stevenson-Farmer review of mental health and using our extensive training ... (more...)
Global cancer survival rates improved, says study Global cancer survival rates improved, says study
- February 01, 2018

In some countries, survival has increased by up to 5% for cancers of the liver, pancreas, and lung. It found that the USA, Canada , Australia, New Zealand, Finland , Iceland, Norway, and Sweden led the way in survival for most cancers. "We can rejoice that Finnish cancer survival figures are among the best in the world". Norway, Sweden and Finland have always been ahead of the Danes when it comes to cancer survival rates, but Denmark is rapidly catching up. (more...)
Ambati Rayudu given two-match suspension for breaking BCCI code of conduct Ambati Rayudu given two-match suspension for breaking BCCI code of conduct
- February 01, 2018

This means that the 32-year-old will miss Hyderabad's opening two matches of the Vijay Hazare Trophy against Services and Jharkhand on February 5 and 6 respectively. "At the end, we went and asked to start the Super Over. They had no business to stop the match once the target was declared", Rayudu opined. "That is exactly why we went to the middle, we were actually going to warm up then", Rayudu had further added. (more...)
Million Prescription Painkillers Sent To West Virginia Town With Population Of 2900 Million Prescription Painkillers Sent To West Virginia Town With Population Of 2900
- February 01, 2018

Crypto exchange under scrutiny after massive theft MORE (R-Ore.) and ranking member Frank Pallone Jr . But when you find out a small town in West Virginia gets sent millions of painkiller pills every year, it certainly would change anybody's mind. (more...)
FDA to Limit Amount of Doses in OTC Antidiarrheal Packages FDA to Limit Amount of Doses in OTC Antidiarrheal Packages
- January 31, 2018

BACKGROUND: Loperamide is FDA-approved to help control symptoms of diarrhea , including Travelers' Diarrhea. The FDA issued a memo about the drug on Tuesday, saying it is working with manufacturers to use blister packs and other single-dose packaging to limit the number of doses in a package. (more...)
Super Eagles ready for Falcons Super Eagles ready for Falcons
- January 31, 2018

Head Coach Salisu Yusuf has assured that his wards will come to the party with their iron gloves when Nigeria confront Sudan in the second semifinal of the 5th African Nations Championship in Marrakech on Wednesday. "The game against Sudan will be hard, but we have the quality to beat them". "If matters arise and call for a repeat of my Man-of-the-Match performance against Angola; I will be around to carry the team along". (more...)