Medicine


3 children die due to 'expired' measles vaccines in Pakistan 3 children die due to 'expired' measles vaccines in Pakistan
- March 05, 2018

However, two of them, identified as Hasnain and Amina, could not survive while others were still being treated at the hospital, Express News reported. Meanwhile, three children in critical condition were shifted to Karachi for treatment at the Aga Khan Hospital. Deputy Commissioner also paid Rs.50,000 in cash to parents of each child prior to leaving for Karachi. (more...)
Flu activity decreased, but still widespread in US: CDC Flu activity decreased, but still widespread in US: CDC
- March 05, 2018

The number of states reporting heavy patient flu traffic last week dropped to 32. "Although flu activity has peaked, and declined significantly for second consecutive week, there are still several weeks of elevated flu activity to come", Dr. (more...)
Hours into brain surgery, Kenyan doctors realise operating on wrong patient Hours into brain surgery, Kenyan doctors realise operating on wrong patient
- March 05, 2018

One patient needed surgery for a blood clot on the brain, the other only non-invasive treatment for swelling. At the same time, the management has also made a decision to suspend the neurosurgery registrar's admission rights and slapped him with a show-cause letter for performing brain surgery on the wrong patient. (more...)
Why I dumped PDP for SDP - Prof. Adeniran Why I dumped PDP for SDP - Prof. Adeniran
- March 05, 2018

Mohammed explained that the mass movement of prominent politicians from both the APC and PDP to the SDP last Thursday was a kick starter for the chunk of other politicians and civil societies eager to join the party. I left because there is no internal democracy in the PDP. "If he has any reason to leave the PDP, he's going to personally address a press conference and not anybody coming on his behalf to write what they have written". (more...)
British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) Shares Sold by Allianz Asset Management GmbH
- March 05, 2018

With 1.02 million avg volume, 6 days are for Rambus Inc (NASDAQ:RMBS)'s short sellers to cover RMBS's short positions. Washington-based Washington Bankshares has invested 0.04% in MetLife, Inc. Another trade for 1,702 shares valued at $22,024 was made by FISHER ELLIS THOMAS on Monday, September 25. The firm has a market cap of $96,790.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 332.55. (more...)
Trump trying to push Ivanka, Kushner out of White House? Trump trying to push Ivanka, Kushner out of White House?
- March 04, 2018

Federal investigators are looking into whether Jared Kushner's business talks with foreigners, as his father-in-law Donald Trump assumed the USA presidency, later influenced White House policy, NBC News reported on Friday. Kushner's family business, Kushner Companies, approached Qatar several times , including last spring, about investing in its troubled flagship property at 666 Fifth Avenue in NY, but Qatar's sovereign wealth fund declined, NBC News said, citing two sources familiar ... (more...)
Enterprise polony identified as source of listeria outbreak Enterprise polony identified as source of listeria outbreak
- March 04, 2018

The National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) confirmed that 948 cases of listeriosis had been confirmed since January 1 2017, leading to 180 deaths. A listeriosis outbreak in Soweto provided the breakthrough in tracing the bacterial outbreak . "As a company that prioritises the health and safety of consumers above all else, we are committed to ensuring that all Enterprise products, as identified, will be recalled as part of the directive received", said Tiger Brands. (more...)
Tributes pour in for beloved deceased Irish author Emma Hannigan Tributes pour in for beloved deceased Irish author Emma Hannigan
- March 04, 2018

Fundraiser ". Dancing with the Stars contestant and Dragons' Den star Norah Casey gave her "heartfelt condolences" to Emma's "wonderful family". After the best-selling author recently revealed that she did not have long to live, she turned her efforts to raising money for Breast Cancer Ireland. (more...)
(CELG) Shares Bought by Woodstock Corp
- March 04, 2018

Trust Division who had been investing in Celgene Corp Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $67.19 billion market cap company. Celgene (NASDAQ: CELG ) traded down $8.66 on Thursday, reaching $87.12. Therefore 56% are positive. Pittenger Anderson reported 0.6% of its portfolio in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ). Cann reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $166.00 price target on shares of Celgene in a report on Wednesday, November 22nd. (more...)
Attack on Minister planned by Lt Governor, Chief Secretary, IAS body: AAP Attack on Minister planned by Lt Governor, Chief Secretary, IAS body: AAP
- March 04, 2018

On Wednesday Jarwal had been denied bail at the Tis Hazari Court, which said that it could not ignore the fact that the lawmaker had "openly violated the dignity" of a 56-year-old public servant who was "honestly discharging duties". Mr Jarwal, who was arrested on February 20, is now undergoing 14-day judicial custody. Meanwhile, the AAP claimed, later in the morning following the alleged assault, the IAS Association called a meeting at the behest of the Chief Secretary and the L-G. (more...)
Fund for Las Vegas shooting victims exceeds $31 million Fund for Las Vegas shooting victims exceeds $31 million
- March 04, 2018

It's been reported that families of the 58 Las Vegas massacre victims will receive $275k each from charitable donations. The Las Vegas Victims Fund said the maximum $275,000 also will be paid to 10 other people who were paralyzed or suffered permanent brain damage in the October 1 shooting on the Las Vegas Strip. (more...)
Nigeria Boko Haram: Search stepped up for 110 kidnapped schoolgirls Nigeria Boko Haram: Search stepped up for 110 kidnapped schoolgirls
- March 04, 2018

More than 100 girls have been confirmed as missing following a suspected Boko Haram attack on a school in northeastern Nigeria last week. Almost four years on, 112 are still being held. A school official then suggested to local media that numerous students had simply returned home to their families on foot and that the militants were only looking for food. (more...)
Seven Things President Buhari Wants APC Leaders, Members To Do Seven Things President Buhari Wants APC Leaders, Members To Do
- March 03, 2018

The party therefore pleaded with President Buhari to show leadership by "immediately calling off his feasting in the Presidential Villa and take that bold step to visit Dapchi, where a soothing word from him will be a balm for the distraught community". (more...)
Salmonella outbreak linked to Kratom: More cases from more states Salmonella outbreak linked to Kratom: More cases from more states
- March 03, 2018

The case count by state is: Alabama (1), Arizona (1), California (3), Colorado (1), DE (1), Florida (1), Georgia (1), Kansas (1), Kentucky (1), Louisiana (1), MA (1), MI (1), Minnesota (1), Missouri (1), North Carolina (2), North Dakota (1), NY (2), OH (2), Oklahoma (3), OR (2), Pennsylvania (2), SC (1), Tennessee (1), Utah (2), Virginia (2), Washington (2), and Wisconsin (2). (more...)
Three died, more sick in listeria outbreak tied to melons Three died, more sick in listeria outbreak tied to melons
- March 03, 2018

A melon listeria outbreak in Australia has claimed its third victim, this time in the state of Victoria, after two persosn had already fallen victim to the malady in New South Wales. Health authorities have assured the public that all contaminated rockmelons have been removed from supermarket shelves. Listeriosis begins with flu-like symptoms including chills, fever and muscle aches. (more...)
Delhi HC issues notice to Delhi Police in AAP MLA Jarwal's… Delhi HC issues notice to Delhi Police in AAP MLA Jarwal's…
- March 03, 2018

Senior advocate Rebecca M John, appearing for the MLA, told the court that the investigation in the matter is over and no further custody was required. "The police acted swiftly in Prakashs case, but failed to do anything about the case filed by Hussain, despite the CCTV footage clearly showing that he was mobbed and assaulted by government officials and staff at the secretariat", he alleged. (more...)
DAPCHI SCHOOLGIRLS: What UN wants Buhari govt to do DAPCHI SCHOOLGIRLS: What UN wants Buhari govt to do
- March 03, 2018

Information Minister Lai Mohammed , who was part of a delegation of ministers who met parents and teachers in Dapchi and announced the number of missing girls, also said police and security officials had been deployed to schools in the state. (more...)
Carrie Underwood, Ludacris Stand for Social Protest in Powerful 'The Champion' Video Carrie Underwood, Ludacris Stand for Social Protest in Powerful 'The Champion' Video
- March 03, 2018

Carrie Underwood Is Back to Work on New Music! Jimmy Lynch directed the new video. Footage of the wave comes at about the 2:15 mark. The newly released video intermingles shots of Underwood and Ludacris cutting the song in separate studios with exactly the kind of sports footage one might have expected, since the song was written and recorded specifically for use as an National Football League and Olympics anthem. (more...)
Airbag Fabric Market Analysis, Opportunities and Forecast Airbag Fabric Market Analysis, Opportunities and Forecast
- March 03, 2018

As a result, the adoption of biometric technology for security objective is expected to be crucial for revenue growth of the global automotive security system market . It offers decisive specks of the Automotive Airbag Fabric market such as major leading players, market size over the forecast period of six years, market share, segmentation analysis, current Automotive Airbag Fabric market trends, movements and major geographical regions involved in Automotive Airbag Fabric market . (more...)
CDC: Worst of flu season may be over CDC: Worst of flu season may be over
- March 03, 2018

No warnings". Hospitalizations for flu symptoms also increased, largely among the elderly. Their families said they were healthy until the sudden illness struck. How can you protect yourself? Flu activity is slowly decreasing in Canada and seems to be winding down in the USA, health officials say. In Western New York, that rate continued to decline from 92 cases per 100,000 in the week ending Feb. (more...)