Medicine


Facebook To Tackle Hate Speech Facebook To Tackle Hate Speech
- April 12, 2018

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday, April 10, his company would step up efforts to block hate messages inMyanmar as he faced questioning by the U.S. It's one of the reasons why we struggle with it", Zuckerberg admitted. "I am anxious about the psychological categories", Sasse clarified. "You used the language of safety and protection". (more...)
FDA approves light-adaptive contact lenses FDA approves light-adaptive contact lenses
- April 11, 2018

Department of Health and Human Services, protects the public health by assuring the safety, effectiveness, and security of human and veterinary drugs, vaccines and other biological products for human use, and medical devices. It was reviewed under new FDA regulations created to speed to market some devices seen as low- to moderate-risk and for which there is no prior legally marketed device, part of Commissioner Scott Gottlieb's efforts to streamline approvals on a variety of fronts, including ... (more...)
FDA restricts sale of Essure FDA restricts sale of Essure
- April 11, 2018

The FDA is requiring a unique type of restriction, using its authority to restrict the sale and distribution of a device to impose additional requirements needed to provide a reasonable assurance of its safety and effectiveness. Adverse events such as perforation of the uterus and/or fallopian tubes, migration of inserts to the abdominal or pelvic cavity, persistent pain, and suspected allergic or hypersensitivity reactions have been reported in some women after Essure implantation. (more...)
Most Active Volume Stock: Philip Morris International, Inc. (NYSE:PM)
- April 11, 2018

It has underperformed by 1.89% the S&P500. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . Enterprise Value is calculated by taking the market capitalization plus debt, minority interest and preferred shares, minus total cash and cash equivalents. (more...)
Alzheimer's Gene Is Neutralised In Human Brain Cells For The First Time Alzheimer's Gene Is Neutralised In Human Brain Cells For The First Time
- April 11, 2018

ApoE4 which is present in the human brain helps in increasing the production of the amyloid beta protein which was discovered by researchers. Instead, researchers chose to use human cells to model the disease and test new drugs. This highlights the species difference in the way apoE4 controls amyloid beta metabolism. The researchers created neurons from skin cells donated by Alzheimer's patients with two copies of the apoE4 gene and from healthy individuals with two copies of the apoE3 gene. (more...)
PTI's MNA Siraj Muhammad joins PML-N ahead of Shehbaz' KPK tour PTI's MNA Siraj Muhammad joins PML-N ahead of Shehbaz' KPK tour
- April 11, 2018

Imran Khan said every year Rs 100 billion would be spent on the development of FATA. "I will talk to the Army Chief over the issue of tribal areas", Imran Khan said. "I refused to be a part of the PML-N after the language and stance they adopted following the Panama Papers case", the MNA said. Acknowledging the grief of families with "missing" people, Khan said such families are in agony and sorrow and their grievances need to be heard. (more...)
Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) Dips Under Moving Averages Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) Dips Under Moving Averages
- April 11, 2018

Technical indicators, collectively called "technicals", are distinguished by the fact that they do not analyze any part of the fundamental business, like earnings, revenue and profit margins. The SEC filing shows that Zakrowski Donald A performed a sale of 860 shares. About 3.66M shares traded. Wall Street analysts have a consensus 2.20 recommendation on the stock. (more...)
Alzheimers gene neutralised in human brain for first time
- April 11, 2018

There have been numerous proposals on a possible treatment or cure for Alzheimer's disease, including an enzyme inhibitor and frontal lobe stimulation . This results in several problems common among patients with Alzheimer's disease, such as the formation of beta-amyloid proteins. With this knowledge in hand, Huang and his team have developed compounds capable of changing the harmful proteins produced by the apoE4 gene. (more...)
Australian jailed for fake cancer scam Australian jailed for fake cancer scam
- April 11, 2018

Dickenson's scam fell apart when one of her victims researched her Facebook profile and saw endless posts about partying and overseas holidays, and went to police. "Ms Dickenson has engaged in conduct that tears at the very heartstrings of human nature." Lindsay said that Dickenson's conduct was less severe compared to Gibson's. (more...)
Nigerians protest outside President Buhari's residence in London Nigerians protest outside President Buhari's residence in London
- April 11, 2018

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, in an open letter earlier this year, called on President Buhari not to seek re-election because of his age and alleged poor health. When he was running in 2011 he said, yes, he would be a president for one term. "The victory came in 2015". Barrister Sunusi said that with the declaration of the president , the group is now ready to kick-start the second phase of its mobilisation and support for the president through the recruitment of Nigerians ... (more...)
Gov. Rick Scott Seeks to Unseat Sen. Bill Nelson in Senate Race Gov. Rick Scott Seeks to Unseat Sen. Bill Nelson in Senate Race
- April 11, 2018

It's time to shake that place up. "We'r e definitely going to be certain that Washington performs on people". Rubio noted in the tweet that he will be "contributing to, voting for & supporting" Scott's candidacy, seemingly forgetting a long-ago promise he made not to do so way back on March 27. (more...)
PhD student goes missing, family and friends launch search PhD student goes missing, family and friends launch search
- April 11, 2018

A 35-year old PhD research student, identified as Atreyee Majumdar, a resident of Bellandur, has been missing since April 4. A massive search was on for her by her family and friends through the online platform and using a google spreadsheet. (more...)
Fernando Alonso calls on McLaren to raise its game Fernando Alonso calls on McLaren to raise its game
- April 11, 2018

Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne only managed to qualify in 13th and 14th positions respectively, despite Alonso having shown top-10 form in FP3 on Saturday. We know that we have the potential, and that the vehicle has some good things and bad things which we need to make sure we improve as soon as possible". (more...)
Man arrested in murder of former Minnesota woman in Arizona Man arrested in murder of former Minnesota woman in Arizona
- April 11, 2018

The police sources say that a vigorous crackdown was launched on suspects involved in selling pornographic material on the orders of Kasur District Police Officer (DPO) Zahid Nawaz Marwat. She died from head injury. They interviewed more than 300 people and "never stopped investigating this case; it was never a cold case ", he said. Investigators with the Scottsdale Police Department and Arizona Department of Public Safety used familial DNA to make the arrest. (more...)
Ben Simmons thinks he is clear Rookie of the Year Ben Simmons thinks he is clear Rookie of the Year
- April 11, 2018

The win also guarantees Philadelphia home court advantage for the start of the playoffs. Philadelphia led by eight after the opening quarter and by 13 at the half: their lead didn't drop below four the rest of the way. Atlanta, despite being without injured starters Kent Bazemore and Dennis Schroder , has continued to play hard for coach Mike Budenholzer. They've never won 15 straight. (more...)
FDA: Essure sterilization device can't be sold without 'unique' warnings to patients FDA: Essure sterilization device can't be sold without 'unique' warnings to patients
- April 11, 2018

Under the new restrictions, only doctors and health facilities that discuss those risks with all patients will be legally allowed to implant Essure, the FDA said. The FDA slapped new restrictions on the sale of a controversial birth control device on Monday. Women allege Bayer knew of the risks associated with Essure, but failed to warn sellers, doctors and regulators of the dangers. (more...)
FDA restricts access to Essure FDA restricts access to Essure
- April 11, 2018

The new Essure labeling, which will now be legally required when this product is offered to a patient, restricts the sale and distribution of the device to only health care providers and facilities that provide information to patients about the risks and benefits of this device. (more...)
IPL 2018: Sunil Narine, Dinesh Karthik shine in Kolkata's win over Bangalore IPL 2018: Sunil Narine, Dinesh Karthik shine in Kolkata's win over Bangalore
- April 11, 2018

The way Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers were batting at one stage, it looked like the visitors would end up with a 200-plus total against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Eden Gardens here on Sunday. (more...)
Traumatic Brain Injuries — HEALTH REPORT Traumatic Brain Injuries — HEALTH REPORT
- April 11, 2018

But the team stressed the absolute risk to any individual remained low. A study of 3.3 million people in Sweden earlier this year showed similar results. The study found that people who had sustained a traumatic brain injury (TBI) were 24 per cent more likely than their peers to be diagnosed with dementia during the 36-year study period. (more...)
Giant Coming to East Stroudsburg Giant Coming to East Stroudsburg
- April 11, 2018

Best Ave.in Walnutport and at 300 Lincoln Ave.in East Stroudsburg. Back in September 2015, the Northampton County borough of Walnutport lost its grocery store, when the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. In the ever-competitive supermarket industry, Giant Food Stores said it is expanding its footprint in Pennsylvania. With the new stations, Giant will have 103 fuel stations total. (more...)