Medicine


TISS students bar gates in late-evening protest TISS students bar gates in late-evening protest
- February 23, 2018

This is a campus-wide strike which will entail boycotting classes at all the TISS campuses - Mumbai , Hyderabad , Guwahati and Tuljapur. However, in the absence of acknowledgement of the demands from the side of TISS administration, the students boycotted the classes since February 21. (more...)
Improved FluMist nasal spray approved to return next flu season Improved FluMist nasal spray approved to return next flu season
- February 23, 2018

The vaccine has remained recommended for use and available in Canada and the EU. "In the past, the vaccine didn't perform as it had promised to avoid influenza". "It's better than nothing", said Dr. Grace Lee, a professor of pediatrics at Stanford University School of medicine. It wasn't recommended for the 2016-17 flu season because at the time, it wasn't as effective as a regular shot. (more...)
New Research Debunks Two Medical Marijuana Myths New Research Debunks Two Medical Marijuana Myths
- February 23, 2018

So, good and bad news for medical marijuana . The analysis pooled results in eleven separate studies of data from four large-scale United States surveys, said Hasin. "Although we found no significant effect on adolescent marijuana use, existing evidence suggests that adult recreational use may increase after medical marijuana laws are passed", she explained. (more...)
India is Distorting Facts About Emergency, Alleges Maldives After 30-Day Extension India is Distorting Facts About Emergency, Alleges Maldives After 30-Day Extension
- February 23, 2018

Maldives" Minister of Foreign Affairs said that the Indian Government has ignored the "facts and ground realities' in the country. Kumar further said that it is India's honest desire to see democracy in The Maldives is restored and situation returns to normal. (more...)
Calgon Carbon Corporation (CCC) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.05
- February 23, 2018

Calgon Carbon (NYSE: CCC ) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday. Therefore 75% are positive. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, November 3 by Clarksons Platou. (NYSE:NRZ) on Wednesday, November 29 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Arsenal want to sign 26-year-old Napoli star this summer Arsenal want to sign 26-year-old Napoli star this summer
- February 22, 2018

The Gunners reportedly sent a team of scouts to watch Koulibaly in action during Napoli's Europa League clash with RB Leipzig on Thursday night. He is strong and commanding in the air, quick along the ground, and at the age of 26, he is at the flawless age to make the transition from Serie A to the Premier League . (more...)
Inquiry launched into cryptocurrencies Inquiry launched into cryptocurrencies
- February 22, 2018

Treasury committee chair Nicky Morgan said the inquiry was required when regular investors and citizens are progressively getting to be aware of digital currencies like bitcoin . The digital coins are stored in a digital wallet or on the cloud and can be used in transactions. The role of digital currencies in the United Kingdom, including the opportunities and risks digital currencies may bring to consumers, businesses and the Government (and associated bodies). (more...)
Flu deaths rise to 173 across Oklahoma Flu deaths rise to 173 across Oklahoma
- February 22, 2018

Hospitalizations have risen by 300 to 3,560. DHEC said more than 17,000 people were hospitalized with flu last week. North Carolina health officials will release their latest flu numbers Thursday. As of last week, the state had reported 165 flu-related deaths. Those anxious about the flu or feel that might be at risk, should speak with their doctor about getting the flu shot or other preventative measures. (more...)
Buys 32752 Shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)
- February 22, 2018

Trading volume for Gilead Sciences Inc . was 6.92 Million in its previous trading session. IRBT's SI was 5.76 million shares in February as released by FINRA. Farr Miller And Washington Limited Dc owns 6,986 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Stewart West Indies Trading Co Limited stated it has 1.91% in Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS). (more...)
Villarreal defender Rúben Semedo facing two years imprisonment Villarreal defender Rúben Semedo facing two years imprisonment
- February 22, 2018

A spokeswoman for Spain's Guardia Civil told ESPN FC that the arrest had been made after an official complaint by the alleged victim of an incident last week. Semedo has been involved with Spanish police before since arriving at Villarreal last summer, being arrested twice previous, having been accused of possessing a firearm in a nightclub and smashing a glass bottle over a man's head in a separate incident. (more...)
FCM Investments TX Has $3.49 Million Position in Celgene Co. (CELG)
- February 22, 2018

About 1.45 million shares traded. Gartner, Inc. (NYSE:IT) has risen 15.57% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 34.26% the S&P500. Gofen And Glossberg Ltd Liability Il holds 2.3% of its portfolio in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) for 425,137 shares. 2,194 are owned by Ledyard Retail Bank. (more...)
Former AR Judge Receives 5 Years in Prison Former AR Judge Receives 5 Years in Prison
- February 22, 2018

A lawyer for 72-year-old Joseph Boeckmann asked the judge Wednesday for a term of home detention. Authorities said the FBI investigated Boeckmann for similar crimes twice in the 1990s when he was a deputy prosecutor. Kyle Butler said the judge forced him to pose for photos, and threatened his life if he didn't recant details he had given state investigators, according to the AP. (more...)
Oasis legend Liam Gallagher sings touching tribute to Manchester Arena attack victims Oasis legend Liam Gallagher sings touching tribute to Manchester Arena attack victims
- February 22, 2018

The rocker sung the classic Oasis track, Live Forever , at the star-studded bash last night (21 February) in order to pay tribute to the 22 victims of the Manchester terror attack , which occurred after Ariana Grande's Manchester Arena concert. (more...)
Dental X-Ray Equipments Market Research 2018 - Market Size, Share, Trends, Analysis and Growth Forecast to 2022 Dental X-Ray Equipments Market Research 2018 - Market Size, Share, Trends, Analysis and Growth Forecast to 2022
- February 22, 2018

Dental Retainers Market reports cover detailed competitive outlook including the market share and company profiles of the key participants operating in the Global market. Furthermore, the report adds forecast Dental market value of product type and application from 2018-2022. The application areas of the Dental Headlights market are also discussed thus giving a broad idea about the market to the clients. (more...)
The American Red Cross Needs Blood Donors
- February 22, 2018

For more than 70 years, Red Cross Month has been celebrated in March. The non-profit says about 600 blood drives were forced to cancel this year due to illness or weather, causing over 17,500 blood and platelet donations to go uncollected. (more...)
United States beats Canada for first women's hockey gold since 1998 United States beats Canada for first women's hockey gold since 1998
- February 22, 2018

Canada has won the last four Olympic Games. Canada is aiming for its' fifth straight gold medal in the event. It certainly won't be easy. Gigi Marvin scores a goal against Canada in the overtime penalty shootout during the women's hockey gold medal game at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on February 22, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea. (more...)
Nigeria savors Olympic bobsled debut moment Nigeria savors Olympic bobsled debut moment
- February 22, 2018

Germany's duo of Jamanka/Buckwitz won the gold in three minutes, 22.45 seconds, while Meyers Taylor/Gibbs of the United States of America were second in three minutes, 22.52 seconds and Canada's Humphries/George were third in three minutes, 22.89 seconds. (more...)
In dieting, low-fat or low-carb are the same In dieting, low-fat or low-carb are the same
- February 22, 2018

They studied the genetic makeup as well as responses to these diets. That runs counter to numerous marketing campaigns now in vogue in the dieting world. This is a common occurrence in persons with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Some individuals lost far more - up to 60 pounds, while some gained 20. For many people, she said, this requires a willingness to "ascend a learning curve that includes creating new lifestyle habits, shopping, cooking and food prep techniques, trying new foods and ... (more...)
North Korean Sanctions Evasion? Japan Reports Violation To United Nations North Korean Sanctions Evasion? Japan Reports Violation To United Nations
- February 22, 2018

The Business Insider on Wednesday quoted an NK News review of data from China's General Administration of Customs that North Korea posted a trade deficit of one-point-seven billion dollars with its largest trade partner a year ago. The monitors said one country, which they did not name, told them North Korea had carried out such transfers off its ports of Wonsan and Nampo and in global waters between the Yellow Sea and East China Sea between October and January. (more...)
Conflict Between Most Senior Judges And Justice Arun Mishra Continues Conflict Between Most Senior Judges And Justice Arun Mishra Continues
- February 22, 2018

The top court's Thursday ruling comes in the light of an unprecedented situation arising from a three-judge bench judgement being overruled by another three-judge bench of the court.Apparently, the Supreme Court wants to resolve the unprecedented situation. (more...)