Medicine


KNH brain surgeon discovers he's operating on wrong patient hours into surgery KNH brain surgeon discovers he's operating on wrong patient hours into surgery
- March 02, 2018

Kenyatta National Hospital has suspended the admission rights of a Neurosurgery Registrar and issued him with a show-cause letter for apparently performing brain surgery a wrong patient. @Nanjala1 said: "Imagine living in a country where a person can get brain surgery *by mistake* in the largest hospital in the country". - Joshua K. (more...)
Global Rose Essential Oil Market 2018 Ecomaat, OTTO, Charabot and Biolandes
- March 02, 2018

Global Essential Oil Market is accounted for $5.91 billion in 2016 and is expected to reach $12.85 billion by 2023 growing at a CAGR of 11.7% during the forecast period. Rose Essential Oil Market is examined for price, cost and gross revenue . Global Avocado Oil market influences various other factors such as globalization, improvements in trade and income, and commercialization to enhance extensive growth in Avocado Oil industry . (more...)
Here's how analysts see BRF SA (NYSE:BRFS) after this past week
- March 02, 2018

Inca Investments Llc who had been investing in Brf Sa for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.16 billion market cap company. The stock traded as low as $8.64 and last traded at $8.79. Finally, UBS Group downgraded BRF from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, January 29 by Deutsche Bank. (more...)
FDA Commissioner Prepares For Next Flu Season FDA Commissioner Prepares For Next Flu Season
- March 02, 2018

The H3N2 strain of flu has been very nasty, health officials say. "I know a lot of people are really missing the nasal vaccine ", Price said . The CDC suggests that's when all individuals receive the universal flu shot . "There are certain situations when it's important for a child to get two vaccines and that has to do with their flu vaccine in the past and certain age groups", said McCall. (more...)
European Union prepares new Myanmar sanctions over Rohingya crackdown European Union prepares new Myanmar sanctions over Rohingya crackdown
- March 02, 2018

Shirin Ebadi of Iran, Mairead Maguire of Northern Ireland and Tawakkol Karman of Yemen made the accusation during a press conference on Wednesday in Dhaka shortly after visiting Rohingya refugee camps in the southern Bangladeshi district of Cox's Bazar. (more...)
This CDC Employee Has Been Missing For Almost Two Weeks This CDC Employee Has Been Missing For Almost Two Weeks
- March 02, 2018

Before his February 12 disappearance, Cunningham previously learned he was being passed up for a promotion. Cunningham disappeared on February 12 after leaving work early at the CDC office in Chamblee. Previous reports stated he was a commander of the U.S. Health Services department . The last time Cunningham, a Harvard graduate, showed up for work was February 12. (more...)
Snow disrupts Glasgow trains to Oban Snow disrupts Glasgow trains to Oban
- March 02, 2018

Transport Minister Humza Yousaf tweeted: "The @metoffice have now extended their severe Amber warning!" Met Office advice for such alerts is to "avoid risky areas and follow the advice of the emergency services and local authorities". "We are getting fuel to them and making sure they have got food and water". Reports suggest that on the A66 some gritting wagons got stuck. Glasgow Airport was forced to shut until at least 3pm on Thursday after initially suspending operations until 11am. (more...)
SMMT warns of rising Carbon dioxide emissions SMMT warns of rising Carbon dioxide emissions
- March 02, 2018

The increase in the fleet average new vehicle Carbon dioxide figure follows 19 years of reductions resulting from investment in new, advanced engine, fuel and battery technology, as well as the use of lightweight materials such as aluminium and composites. (more...)
Flooding remains a concern as rain moves out of Middle Tennessee Flooding remains a concern as rain moves out of Middle Tennessee
- March 02, 2018

Flood watch remains in effect from Friday morning through late Friday night . Strong winds are likely Friday afternoon and evening, with local whiteout conditions possible, the weather service said. The fire department in Duxbury, Massachusetts, is asking residents in flood zones to voluntarily evacuate at high tides during the storm. Up to two feet of heavy, wet snow will bury portions of NY and Pennsylvania. (more...)
Turkish MPs condemn Khojaly massacre committed by Armenia Turkish MPs condemn Khojaly massacre committed by Armenia
- March 02, 2018

Head of the Russia-Azerbaijan Inter-Parliamentary Friendship Group, State Duma deputy Dmitry Savelyev has in his message extended deep condolences to President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on the 26th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide, APA's Moscow correspondent reports. (more...)
Teen originally diagnosed with flu discovers he is battling stage 4 cancer Teen originally diagnosed with flu discovers he is battling stage 4 cancer
- March 02, 2018

Hunter Brady, from the Tampa area, started to feel exhausted and weak late past year, then he developed aches and pains and a low-grade fever, according to a YouCaring page set up for the boy. The teen has undergone a bone marrow biopsy, had chemotherapy, and had the fluid drained from his chest, the Post reported. He says that the chest tubes are working for him. (more...)
China - End to Presidential term limits would make policy-making more personalised China - End to Presidential term limits would make policy-making more personalised
- March 02, 2018

That means President Xi Jinping , who was limited to two five-year terms like almost all of his predecessors, can rule indefinitely. Naturally this did not sit well with some netizens who took to platforms such as Weibo and WeChat to protest. (more...)
'Seventeen outstanding new reasons ... to question the Second Amendment' 'Seventeen outstanding new reasons ... to question the Second Amendment'
- March 02, 2018

It is a heartless parody of constitutional language and law to pretend that there is anything "well regulated" about the supposed "right" of a mentally disturbed person to buy a weapon of war and turn it on the pupils of a public school - and yet that is the gun lobby's terrifying logic. (more...)
AerCap (AER) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.29 EPS
- March 02, 2018

The stock increased 0.77% or $0.73 during the last trading session, reaching $94.93. About 9.25 million shares traded or 93.36% up from the average. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 34.52% since February 28, 2017 and is uptrending. (more...)
Students in emotional return to Florida high school Students in emotional return to Florida high school
- March 02, 2018

For us it's never going to be the same. "They don't want to talk about it much", she said. "Today was a weird, strange, emotional day", sophomore Erika Rosenzweig told ABC News after school. We're lashing back, we're fighting. and there's a lot of passion in what we're doing. It also sparked a youth-led gun control movement featuring survivors of the attack in Parkland , Florida, who have already lobbied lawmakers in Florida's capital Tallahassee and Washington DC. (more...)
Obesity Paradox Deflated by New Study Data Obesity Paradox Deflated by New Study Data
- March 02, 2018

Plenty of the published studies on the "obesity paradox" simply weren't that good , reflecting a larger crisis of credibility in the scientific and academic publishing community-a credibility crisis that's all too often overlooked in our government's rush to push food regulations under the veneer of science. (more...)
Karti Chidambaram to be in CBI custody till March 6 Karti Chidambaram to be in CBI custody till March 6
- March 02, 2018

Due to his hospitalisation, the CBI's one-day custody was virtually wasted as it got Karti's custody only at 7:30 pm and he returned from the hospital on Thursday morning, he said. There is no tampering. "There are very shocking evidences of what Karti did when he went overseas". Even Kumbhakaran slept for six months. Sudden arrest after six months. (more...)
Should non-smokers get more vacation days? Should non-smokers get more vacation days?
- March 02, 2018

The data collected from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention says that cigarette smoking because of which nation spends more than $156 billion every year on the diseases that gets a way by this bad habit. But, 14 percent said 6 or more days would be adequate. Some additives found in cigarettes can be addicting , and going without a cig for even short periods can lead to cravings and feelings of withdrawals. (more...)
Global Auto Brake Systems Market 2018 Brembo, Bosch, Continental and Akebono Global Auto Brake Systems Market 2018 Brembo, Bosch, Continental and Akebono
- March 02, 2018

Company Profile, Product Information, Capacity, Capacity Utilization Rate, Ex-Factory Price, Production and Production Value of Motorcycle Heated Seats Industry. Auto Brake Systems report intends to provide a regional market of North America , South America , Europe , Middle East & Africa, China , Japan and India . (more...)
Benefits of using 'Tummy tuck' post pregnancy Benefits of using 'Tummy tuck' post pregnancy
- March 02, 2018

The study was conducted on 214 women undergoing abdominoplasty with fix of the abdominal muscles at nine Australian plastic surgery centers.The women's average age was about 42 years, with an average of 2.5 deliveries. The surgery involves repairing the abdominal muscles which have separated (rectus diastasis) during pregnancy, reinforcing stability and strength in the abdominal and pelvic region. (more...)