Medicine


Railways to invest Rs 1,50000 cr: Goyal Railways to invest Rs 1,50000 cr: Goyal
- February 01, 2018

Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said the Union Budget 2018 presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley , is outstanding for the railways. WR Chief Spokesperson Ravinder Bhakar said funds have also been allocated for India's first Rail & Transportation University, proposed to come up in Vadodara, Gujarat. (more...)
Congress demands SC-monitored probe into Justice Loya's death Congress demands SC-monitored probe into Justice Loya's death
- February 01, 2018

Mr. Sibal said that on November 29, 2015, the Nagpur-based Mr. Khandalkar, too, was found dead in the District Court complex after falling from an eight-floor building. He added: "Just before this, in October, he had called Mr. Uke and said that he was getting threats". The Congress charged that police security provided to Judge Loya was withdrawn in Mumbai from November 24, 2014 and he was not provided any security in Nagpur. (more...)
92 deaths associated with the flu in Oklahoma 92 deaths associated with the flu in Oklahoma
- February 01, 2018

The effectiveness of the vaccine depends on knowing what strain of the flu someone has, so that a vaccine could be given to counter the specific strain. However, there are many more untested cases out there. To continue the downward trend, health unit officials are still encouraging people to get the flu shot through family doctors or pharmacies. (more...)
Newcastle agree deal for Martin Dubravka loan Newcastle agree deal for Martin Dubravka loan
- February 01, 2018

If Woodman signs for Aberdeen it will be the club's fifth signing of the January window, following Niall McGinn, Chidi Nwakali, Michael Devlin and Kenny McLean who returned on a loan deal from Norwich City. Derek McInnes told Aberdeen's website: "Freddie's a fantastic young talent". "But his commitment and word to us meant a lot, and we're looking forward to getting him with us". (more...)
U.S. public health chief quits over financial conflicts U.S. public health chief quits over financial conflicts
- February 01, 2018

Fitzgerald bought between $1,001 and $15,000 worth of stock in Japan Tobacco in August, according to her financial disclosure forms, before she signed her ethics agreement. She listed tobacco cessation as one of her primary priorities while still serving in the Georgia position in February 2017.Prior to accepting the CDC position, she owned stock in five other tobacco companies : Reynolds American, British American Tobacco, Imperial Brands, Philip Morris International, and Altria Group ... (more...)
Tumor 'vaccine' clears several cancer types in mice Tumor 'vaccine' clears several cancer types in mice
- February 01, 2018

It basically removes all traces of cancer - even in distant, unrelated tumors. "This approach sidesteps the need to distinguish tumor-particular safe targets and doesn't require discount enactment of the invulnerable framework or customization of a patient's insusceptible cells". (more...)
Coffee sold in California may soon come with a cancer warning Coffee sold in California may soon come with a cancer warning
- February 01, 2018

Coffee retailers in California may soon display warnings that the dark brew contains a potentially lethal chemical, as a years-old lawsuit against companies winds down. According to the National Cancer Institute, people are exposed to "substantially more" acrylamide from cigarette smoke than from food. "CERT believes the best resolution of the case would be for the coffee industry to get the acrylamide out of coffee rather than giving acrylamide cancer hazard warnings", Metzger said in a ... (more...)
Mominul makes 176 in Bangladesh-Lanka Test Mominul makes 176 in Bangladesh-Lanka Test
- February 01, 2018

Since that juncture, however, overnight batsman Mahmudullah collaborated with debutant Sunzamul Islam to stitch a handy stand for the eighth wicket to take Bangladesh's total past 450. In the morning, Lankan spinner Rangana Herath struk double and picked Mominul Haque and Mosaddek Hossain. Bangladesh, however, rebuilt after the quick wickets courtesy the efforts of their robust skipper. (more...)
Mediterranean diet 'boosts IVF success rate'
- February 01, 2018

For young women who are having fertility issues, following a " Mediterranean diet " could be the key to getting pregnant . The popular diet is typically followed in the Mediterranean countries, inspired by the healthy dietary patterns of Greece, Southern Italy and Spain. (more...)
International Business Machines Corp
- February 01, 2018

Palo Capital Inc who had been investing in International Business Machines for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $151.53B market cap company. Therefore 39% are positive. According to the most recent data, International Business Machines Corporation has a 52-week high of $182.79 and a 52-week low of $139.13. (more...)
Global Hermetic Packaging Market 2018 - Teledyne Microelectronic Technology, Kyocera Corporation, Materion Global Hermetic Packaging Market 2018 - Teledyne Microelectronic Technology, Kyocera Corporation, Materion
- February 01, 2018

Additionally, type wise and application wise consumption figures are also given. The retail sector is booming, owing to factors such as favourable demographics, rising consumer incomes and real estate developments, especially the emergence of new shopping malls. (more...)
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...)