Medicine


Weight loss surgery may affect patients' romantic relationships Weight loss surgery may affect patients' romantic relationships
- Марта 29, 2018

But the study highlights the fact that changes in weight can affect more than just physical size. "We have previously studied the medical benefits of bariatric surgery , but this new study shows that other more personal aspects of the patient's life may also change after bariatric surgery", said co-author of the study, Per-Arne Svensson, Associate Professor at Sahlgrenska Academy. (more...)
Tearful Smith takes 'full responsibility' for ball-tampering scandal Tearful Smith takes 'full responsibility' for ball-tampering scandal
- Марта 29, 2018

He arrived home just as three players flown from Australia as replacements - Matt Renshaw, Joe Burns and Glenn Maxwell - prepared to train on the eve of the fourth Test against South Africa at the Wanderers. It also did not disclose the price of that relationship. An utterly broken Steven Smith has taken the weight of the Cape Town ball-tampering scandal on his shoulders, admitting full responsibility as captain of the Australian team for the conspiracy to use sandpaper in an attempt ... (more...)
Work to Begin on Preserving Douglas High Memorial Work to Begin on Preserving Douglas High Memorial
- Марта 29, 2018

But O'Neil said the charges she's facing are simply not accurate. In the piece, Robinson recalls an incident five years ago, when Cruz - at that time a stranger - allegedly threw an apple at her back in the school cafeteria. Cruz's mental health problems could have been solved if only he had been loved more by his fellow students is both a gross misunderstanding of how these diseases work and a unsafe suggestion that puts children on the front line". (more...)
Buhari lands in Lagos for 2-day visit Buhari lands in Lagos for 2-day visit
- Марта 29, 2018

Nigeria's Lagos State government has declared Thursday, March 29 as a holiday due to the impending visit of President Muhammadu Buhari . Mr Dele Ologunde, a Civil engineer, a Lagos residents said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the visit of president Buhari to Lagos state has affected movement and crippled business activities in the state as a result of traffic jam. (more...)
Saudi Crown Prince: Houthi 'last-ditch effort' missiles attack shows weakness Saudi Crown Prince: Houthi 'last-ditch effort' missiles attack shows weakness
- Марта 29, 2018

Several NGOs including Amnesty International are seeking to raise pressure on President Emmanuel Macron over French arms sales ahead of the visit by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to Paris in early April. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe's office insists that the weapons sold to Saudi Arabia are for defence and are only being used to deter rebel attacks. (more...)
United Kingdom man infected with super-gonorrhoea United Kingdom man infected with super-gonorrhoea
- Марта 29, 2018

The man, who hasn't been named, is said to have caught the STI from a woman during a trip to south-east Asia earlier this year. "We are investigating a case who has gonorrhoea which was acquired overseas and is very resistant to the recommended first line treatment", Dr Gwenda Hughes, the head of Public Health England's STI section said. (more...)
Haley: US to cap peacekeeping contributions at 25% Haley: US to cap peacekeeping contributions at 25%
- Марта 29, 2018

U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley drew a line in the sand on Wednesday, telling the Security Council that the US will strictly cap its funding for U.N. peacekeeping efforts. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres wants to change the way he deploys the UN's "blue helmets", the 110,000 men and women tasked with quelling conflict in up to 15 hot spots around the world. (more...)
Scientists Discover New Human Organ That Could Change Our Understanding of Medicine Scientists Discover New Human Organ That Could Change Our Understanding of Medicine
- Марта 29, 2018

Once the scientists recognized this new space through the analysis of the images of bile ducts, they rapidly recognized the interstitium throughout the body, wherever tissues moved or were compressed by force. Neil Theise of NYU Langone Health, co-senior author of the work, told CNN . The interstitium's interconnected compartments sit like a "highway of moving fluid" beneath the top layer of the skin. (more...)
Schools lockdown after hoax threat to drive vehicle into pupils Schools lockdown after hoax threat to drive vehicle into pupils
- Марта 29, 2018

These are now being treated as hoaxes. She said there was no evidence to suggest they were terrorist related. It has also been reported that a number of schools in Durham have also been affected by the communications. "Police forces across the country have also reported similar incidents". According to The Cambridge Times , an email, signed off "from your team PI3x13t", told school staff that at 3.15pm a vehicle would drive into as many students as possible as they tried to leave. (more...)
SC stays HC order asking EC to allot symbol to Dhinakaran's party SC stays HC order asking EC to allot symbol to Dhinakaran's party
- Марта 29, 2018

Pointing out that colours red and black were symbolic to Dravidian politics and represent the visions of Periyar, Anna, MGR and Jayalalithaa, he said AIADMK cannot claim any monopoly over the colours red, black and white nor can it contend that they were unique to AIADMK party. (more...)
English man becomes first person in the world to catch super-gonorrhoea English man becomes first person in the world to catch super-gonorrhoea
- Марта 29, 2018

The gonorrhoea failed to respond to two powerful antibiotics, azithromycin and ceftriaxone, that the World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends are given to patients suffering from the STI. It can lead to infertility, and can be passed onto a child during pregnancy. Fears of antibiotic-resistant gonorrhoea spreading in the United Kingdom has prompted health officials to trace the man's sexual partners to try and contain the spread. (more...)
Strong growth prospects in the future For Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) Strong growth prospects in the future For Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)
- Марта 29, 2018

Andra AP fonden grew its holdings in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 6.9% during the 3rd quarter. The stock's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 0.55 and price to book ratio for the most recent quarter is 2.56, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter are 35.93. (more...)
Rajamouli going to Pakistan Urgently, What happened? Rajamouli going to Pakistan Urgently, What happened?
- Марта 28, 2018

His co-panelists are Mr Shobu (Producer of Baahubali ), Adnan Sarwar (Pakistani filmmaker - actor/screenplay writer/director/producer of biopic "Shah", based on the legendary boxer Hussain Shah), Sana Tauseef (producer), Atiqa Odho (prominent Pakistani actor/host), Nandita Das and Vinay Pathak. (more...)
SSC CGL paper leak SSC CGL paper leak
- Марта 28, 2018

A case under IPC sections 419 (impersonation) and 420 (cheating) along with relevant sections of IT Act has been lodged at Timarpur police station. Two other persons Harpal and Anni, who are also the members of the same gang are absconding. (more...)
Government Proposes Selling 76 Per Cent Stake In Air India Government Proposes Selling 76 Per Cent Stake In Air India
- Марта 28, 2018

Central Public Sector Enterprises or Central Government Owned Cooperative Societies would not be allowed to bid unless a proposal is brought up for consideration of the Core Group of Secretaries on Disinvestment by the government. The government has proposed to sell 76% shares of Air India. The entity should have reported a positive profit after tax in at least three of the five preceding financial years. (more...)
Boeing (BA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr Boeing (BA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr
- Марта 28, 2018

Westover Capital Advisors Llc who had been investing in Boeing Co/The for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $193.18B market cap company. The stock increased 0.16% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $329.49. Two Sigma Secs Ltd Com reported 19,687 shares. Mackay Shields Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 107,816 shares. Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 5 analysts rated The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) as Buy, 0 analysts ... (more...)
Major Health Groups Oppose Unlawful E-Cigarettes Regulation Delaying By FDA Major Health Groups Oppose Unlawful E-Cigarettes Regulation Delaying By FDA
- Марта 28, 2018

The litigation comes as FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb oversees a major overhaul of tobacco regulations centered on nicotine and its addictive properties. Originally, the deadline was this August, for any item that appeared on the market after February 2007. The revised timeline changed that to August 2021 for cigars and August 2022 for e-cigarettes. (more...)
Bath time rubber duckies full of pathogenic bacteria, study finds Bath time rubber duckies full of pathogenic bacteria, study finds
- Марта 28, 2018

They make bath-time fun for little ones - but rubber ducks could be concealing a deadly health risk. The study by the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, ETH Zurich and the University of IL was published Tuesday in the journal Biofilms and Microbiomes . (more...)
Flu season shows signs of winding down Flu season shows signs of winding down
- Марта 28, 2018

This is how vaccines are grown. In an op-ed published by The New York Times earlier this year, Osterholm argued for the need of a "universal" flu vaccine to accommodate the interconnected nature of modern society. The researchers found that parents thought the vaccine could cause influenza, and influenza vaccination was not necessary for their children as they needed to build their own "immunity". (more...)
CDC warns of a second wave of flu virus, happening now CDC warns of a second wave of flu virus, happening now
- Марта 28, 2018

In a March 23 release the CDC announced that overall flu cases are finally dropping however, "Influenza B" cases have jumped above the more common "Influenza A" virus. Experts say it is possible for those who have already been sick with the flu to get sick again with a different strain. However, it's still landing people in the hospital and can still be just as risky as Strain A, especially in children. (more...)

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