Medicine


Students from YCSD high schools to participate in March 14 walkout Students from YCSD high schools to participate in March 14 walkout
- March 10, 2018

Marchers from Central were joined by students from a host of other schools, including St. Paul Academy, Cretin Derham Hall, Como Park and the St. Paul Conservatory for the Performing Arts. But school spokesman Wade Bayard said school officials are working with students to come up with curriculum-related activities that allow for students to express varying and opposing points of view. (more...)
Britain has options to retaliate in ex-Russian spy attack, analyst Britain has options to retaliate in ex-Russian spy attack, analyst
- March 10, 2018

Mr Skripal served four years of a 13 year sentence in Russian Federation after he was caught spying for MI6 and was released as part of a spy exchange in 2010, when he was given refuge in the UK. Rudd has refused to speculate on whether the Russian state might have been involved in the attack, saying the police investigation should be based on "facts, not rumour". (more...)
Investors Research Corp Acquires New Position in Calgon Carbon Co. (CCC)
- March 10, 2018

The stock increased 0.97% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $31.15. About 363,284 shares traded. It has outperformed by 19.66% the S&P500. Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. Cambiar Investors Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 856,361 shares or 0.29% of its portfolio. (more...)
Frantic Dispatch, 911 Calls Released In Florida School Shooting Frantic Dispatch, 911 Calls Released In Florida School Shooting
- March 10, 2018

Two Parkland shooting survivors and their families are filing separate lawsuits against government authorities for their respective roles regarding the deadly mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school . "It certainly backs up that he never went into the school", Bell said. Moreover, not only did he refuse to enter the building, for some unknown reason he warned other armed deputies to stay 500 feet away. (more...)
Fitbit's Q4 report has investors counting their steps toward the exits
- March 10, 2018

Fitbit reported a net loss of US$4.7mln, or 2 cents a share, in the quarter following a net loss of US$125mln, or 56 cents a share, in 2016. Fitbit released its first smartwatch in the Ionic in 2017 after specialising exclusively in fitness trackers, and now during its latest earnings call , the company has confirmed that it will produce more smartwatches in the year ahead. (more...)
Investors Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on Burlington Stores (BURL)
- March 10, 2018

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company increased its holdings in Burlington Stores by 10.3% during the 2nd quarter. American Century Companies Inc. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Burlington Stores, Inc .is 1.86 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 1.9 Billion. Telsey Advisory Group raised their price objective on shares of Burlington Stores from $110.00 to $116.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research report on Wednesday, November ... (more...)
Cyclone Hola upgraded to category four, could hit NZ Cyclone Hola upgraded to category four, could hit NZ
- March 10, 2018

A pre-alert remains for the rest of New Caledonia. Its current track has it heading towards New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands where, despite its weakening, it still has destructive potential. It's still quite uncertain where Hola will track in the New Zealand area though - we will need until Friday to be able to be more specific about this. (more...)
Could Intellia Therapeutics Inc. (NTLA) Change Direction After Today's Huge Increase?
- March 10, 2018

Shares of NTLA moved upward with change of 37.66% to its 50-day Moving average. Intellia Therapeutics Inc . (NASDAQ: NTLA ) has declined 46.16% since March 9, 2017 and is downtrending. ProAssurance Corporation (PRA) formed double bottom with $46.91 target or 6.00% below today's $49.90 share price. $21's average target is 20.55% above currents $17.42 stock price. (more...)
Want To Control Your Age? Just Do This One Thing Want To Control Your Age? Just Do This One Thing
- March 09, 2018

However, the scientists , from the University of Birmingham and King's College London, say they found that the cyclists' thymuses were making as many T cells as a younger person. Professor Lord said that this research hopefully would reinforce the need for regular exercise among general population. Here's more evidence that regular exercise really is the best medicine: avid cyclists as old as 79 had healthy muscle and immune function that looked as good as people 30 years younger who did ... (more...)
Chicken Salad Salmonella Outbreak Spreads To Seven States Chicken Salad Salmonella Outbreak Spreads To Seven States
- March 09, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service recalled more than 10 tons of the product on February 21 from its manufacturer, Triple T Specialty Meats Inc.in Ackley, Iowa. Officials say the newly reported ill people likely bought contaminated chicken salad before it was recalled. The salmonella cases have also expanded to Texas and IN, where there have been a total of 62 hospitalizations reported. (more...)
At least 125 adults, children with HIV and syphilis in Milwaukee At least 125 adults, children with HIV and syphilis in Milwaukee
- March 09, 2018

Health officials have said that there may be more people who are infected and do not know but are afraid to come forward due to being stigmatized. Among the group are upwards of twelve secondary school understudies, as per Milwaukee's Journal Sentinel . (more...)
Significant Mover of Yesterday: AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)
- March 09, 2018

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has risen 71.76% since March 9, 2017 and is uptrending. The institutional investor owned 25,214 shares of the company's stock after purchasing an additional 5,493 shares during the quarter. sell-side analysts forecast that AbbVie will post 7.48 EPS for the current year. Quanta Services Inc. had 51 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
FDA approves 23andMe testing for breast cancer mutations FDA approves 23andMe testing for breast cancer mutations
- March 09, 2018

Shahid explained. About 70 percent of women born with the BRCA mutation will get breast cancer before age 80, according to research cited by the National Cancer Institute . However, the genes are usually discovered in people with Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry. Additionally, most cases of cancer are not caused by hereditary gene mutations but are thought to be caused by a wide variety of factors, including smoking, obesity, hormone use and other lifestyle issues. (more...)
McCain deadly collision caused by 'sudden turn,' new report reveals McCain deadly collision caused by 'sudden turn,' new report reveals
- March 09, 2018

The ministry's Transport Safety Investigation Bureau said in the report on the findings of its investigation into the collision between the US navy ship and the Liberian registered oil tanker Alnic MC in the Singapore Strait that the sudden turn by the USA destroyer was due to a "series of missteps" by its crew, apparently due to inadequate training. (more...)
Aisha Buhari Calls For Action On Abduction Of Girls Aisha Buhari Calls For Action On Abduction Of Girls
- March 09, 2018

She asked the media to own the campaign and spread the message. Mrs Buhari said it was unfortunate that celebration of the 2018 worldwide women's day came with pains and agony following the abduction of the Dapchi School girls. Taking part in the celebration of the International Women's Day was the wife of the Vice President and other women leaders. The director-general, National Centre for Women Development, Barrister Mary Ekpere-Eta, remarked that, this year, there was an unprecedented ... (more...)
Complaint against Sri Sri for 'Syria like situation' remark Complaint against Sri Sri for 'Syria like situation' remark
- March 09, 2018

Members of Darsgah-Jihad-o-Shahadat, a city-based organisation, lodged a complaint against Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, founder of Art of Living, with the Moghalpura police over his recent comment on Ram Jamabhoomi-Babri Masjid issue. It may be pointed out that a civil war is going on in Syria and thousands of people have died till date. Speaking to NDTV , Ravi Shankar, a known supporter of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, had said, "Suppose the court says this is Babri Masjid and this should be given ... (more...)
Britain to build prison wing in Kirikiri to aid transfer Nigerian prisoners Britain to build prison wing in Kirikiri to aid transfer Nigerian prisoners
- March 09, 2018

In January 2016, Nigerian and British governments signed prisoners' transfer agreement, and this move is part of the terms of the deal. The goal of this arrangement is to enable a successful transfer of Nigerian prisoners. There were 270 Nigerian prisoners out of a total of 9 349 foreign nationals in United Kingdom jails at the end of 2017, according to the latest statistics. (more...)
State reports 12 more flu deaths; death toll at 276 State reports 12 more flu deaths; death toll at 276
- March 09, 2018

That's 58 more deaths than the next highest totals in the past decade: a year ago 218 N.C. residents died because of the flu and the same number died in the 2014-15 season. The number of patients showing up at CT emergency rooms has dropped for the fourth week in a row. Hospitalizations and deaths from the flu in Oklahoma continue in March. (more...)
Marathon Oil (MRO) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at UBS Group
- March 09, 2018

The company has market cap of $8.49 billion. The oil and gas company reported $1.05 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.00 by $0.05. It has been assigned a low target price of $70 and a high target price of $90. Marathon Petroleum Corporation , belongs to Basic Materials sector and Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry. (more...)
Supreme Court Verdict on Passive Euthanasia Likely Today Supreme Court Verdict on Passive Euthanasia Likely Today
- March 09, 2018

The government had opposed the concept of Living Will and the Medical Power of Attorney in case of terminally ill patients. The top court had, in 2011, recognised passive euthanasia in the Aruna Shanbaug case. "Human beings have the right to die with dignity", said the Supreme Court , while pronouncing the landmark judgement. "The underlying decision of Aruna Shanbaug is flawed and hence this court had to correctly opine the position of passive euthanasia ". (more...)