Medicine


Karnataka Polls: BS Yeddyurappa Files Nomination From Shikaripura Constituency Karnataka Polls: BS Yeddyurappa Files Nomination From Shikaripura Constituency
- April 19, 2018

The Election Commission on Thursday announced extension of polling time by an hour up to 6 PM in Sunday's Karnataka Assembly elections, in view of the excessive heat. Scheduled to garland the 12-foot-tall statue of the Lingayat icon and social reformer, Shah arrived at the location at 9.30am. A Kuruba leader, Eshwarappa, who has served as BJP state president in the past, had previous year led a battle against Yeddyuappa's "unilateral" style of functioning by leading "Rayanna Brigade", an ... (more...)
Coli Outbreak Blamed on Contaminated Lettuce Spreads to 16 States, CDC Says Coli Outbreak Blamed on Contaminated Lettuce Spreads to 16 States, CDC Says
- April 19, 2018

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a news release. The CDC had previously reported cases in Idaho, Washington state, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Missouri, Virginia, and IL. The higher rates of E. coli infection have been in Idaho, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Montana. Pennsylvania-based Fresh Foods Manufacturing Co . (more...)
Outdated techniques put patients at risk Outdated techniques put patients at risk
- April 19, 2018

The research, the largest ever cohort study of its kind, assessed 63,000 doctors' patients, who had their blood pressure tested using traditional "in clinic" methods, such as an automated or hand-operated devices. The researchers cautioned about limitations related to lack of data on medication use during follow-up in most patients as well as the observational design that precludes direct inference about the benefit of basing treatment on ABPM versus clinic measurements. (more...)
Fortis race heats up with revised offers from Munjal-Burman alliance, IHH Fortis race heats up with revised offers from Munjal-Burman alliance, IHH
- April 19, 2018

Fortis' board is expected to meet on Thursday to evaluate bids by Manipal-TPG, China's Fosun, Malaysia's IHH Healthcare and a joint bid from Hero Enterprise Investments and the Burmans of Dabur group. The explanation for why another revised bid may not come from first-bidder Manipal is because their 18 month due dilligence had considered various financial troubles and investigations facing Fortis, besides investigations on the Government front. (more...)
Seven killed in deadliest USA prison riot in 25 years Seven killed in deadliest USA prison riot in 25 years
- April 19, 2018

Clashes among inmates at Lee Correctional Institution here erupted about 7:15 p.m. Sunday, the state Corrections Department said. No officers sustained injuries in the widespread fighting, which spread throughout three housing units. It was one of the deadliest US prison incidents in years. Multiple agencies responded to the incident. "These are unsafe people. we can not expect them to give up their risky ways just because they're in prison", McMaster said. (more...)
Neymar injury return date still unknown - Emery Neymar injury return date still unknown - Emery
- April 19, 2018

Neymar fractured his fifth metatarsal on February 25 in PSG's 3-0 win over Marseille in Ligue 1 , placing doubt over his participation in the World Cup with Brazil . The Brazilian forward said on Tuesday that while it has been hard to miss a crucial part of the season because his first major surgery, the bright side is that he will be well rested when soccer's showcase tournament begins on June 14. (more...)
OPCW 'enters Syria's Douma' to probe gas attack allegation
- April 19, 2018

The MoD said the facility was a former missile base, located around 15 miles west of Homs, where the Syrian regime was believed to keep a stockpile of chemical weapon precursors, which can be used to make blister agents such as mustard gas or nerve agents such as sarin. (more...)
Burlington (BURL) CEO Thomas Kingsbury Sells 20000 Shares
- April 19, 2018

About 337,783 shares traded. Burlington (NYSE: BURL ) saw some unusual options trading on Monday. They issued an "outperform" rating and a $146.00 price objective on the stock. $1.32M worth of Burlington Stores, Inc. American Electric Power Company Inc. had 74 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
New York nanny convicted in stabbing deaths of two young children New York nanny convicted in stabbing deaths of two young children
- April 19, 2018

The children's mother found them in a bathroom. Defense lawyer Valerie Van Leer-Greenberg said Ortega suffered from "chronic mental illness" - she said Ortega had heard voices since she was 16 years old and suffered from depressive disorders, psychotic thinking and hallucinations that had gone untreated. (more...)
Kentucky Health Officials Urge Derby-Goers To Vaccinate For Hepatitis A Kentucky Health Officials Urge Derby-Goers To Vaccinate For Hepatitis A
- April 19, 2018

To date, 214 cases have been reported in the Jefferson County/Louisville area. The outbreak was first reported in November. He touched on the disease's journey to Kentucky, saying it has spread from California, which experienced its own outbreak a year ago. (more...)
IRS Extends Tax Deadline After Payment Website Fails IRS Extends Tax Deadline After Payment Website Fails
- April 19, 2018

If you still need more time you can file an extension and you'll get six months extra time, making your new tax deadline October 15. Barbara Theisen, an accountant and tax preparer, said her job was hardly affected today. "We are working to resolve this issue, and taxpayers should continue to file their returns as they normally would", Kautter told members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. (more...)
Analyst EPS Estimates Screen: HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC)
- April 19, 2018

Its shares touched $57.86 on during the last trading session after 1.21% change. HollyFrontier Corporation has volume of 1.31 million shares. About 1.72M shares traded. Retirement System Of Alabama holds 0.06% of its capital in HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE: HFC ) for 229,231 shs. The Return on Invested Capital (aka ROIC) for HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE: HFC ) is 0.13256. (more...)
British Man Gets Life Sentence For Deliberately Giving Men HIV British Man Gets Life Sentence For Deliberately Giving Men HIV
- April 19, 2018

After his diagnosis in 2015, Rowe had sex with eight men from the dating app in Brighton , East Sussex, before fleeing to the North East and targeting two more victims whilst on the run from police. She said: "After considering all the aggravating features and considerable premeditation in this case, I sentence you to life imprisonment". The "vegan hippie", who attempted to cure himself using freakish alternative therapies including drinking his own urine, met men at their homes for sex. (more...)
Bajaj Pulsar 150 With Dual Disc Brake Set-Up Launched At ₹ 78016 Bajaj Pulsar 150 With Dual Disc Brake Set-Up Launched At ₹ 78016
- April 19, 2018

Speaking of the braking system, the motorcycle boasts of a 260mm front disc in place of the 240mm unit, which comes with the existing single disc variant. Moreover, Bajaj claims to have improved the NVH levels of the new variant as well. "Pulsar 150 is India's largest selling sports motorcycle in the category, it has always been synonymous to sportiness and masculine charm". (more...)
Canada pulls diplomats' families from Cuba over mysterious illness Canada pulls diplomats' families from Cuba over mysterious illness
- April 18, 2018

Officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, claimed that ten people had shown signs of unexplained brain injuries, prompting the government in Ottawa to declare Cuba an "unaccompanied post" , a designation it now shares with Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and South Sudan. (more...)
United Kingdom pledges cash for Commonwealth education, urges malaria fight United Kingdom pledges cash for Commonwealth education, urges malaria fight
- April 18, 2018

This would prevent 350 million cases of malaria and save 650,000 lives, predominately children and pregnant women who are most at risk. Commonwealth leaders attending the event, co-hosted by the governments of Rwanda , Swaziland and the United Kingdom, have pledged to halve malaria across member countries within the next five years. (more...)
United Kingdom man claims painkillers turned him gay United Kingdom man claims painkillers turned him gay
- April 18, 2018

He added that when it came to Purdy, "what it probably does is allow you to be able to express what was already there, I think". Not that there is any proof that a prescribed medication can make someone gay, still, that is the claim of one United Kingdom man who says the popular prescription drug Pregabalin did just that. (more...)
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) - Short Term Technical picture
- April 18, 2018

The stock has weekly volatility of 1.71% and monthly volatility of 2.24%. 1,337 shares were sold by SALEKI-GERHARDT AZITA, worth $157,458 on Wednesday, February 28. (NYSE:PRU) for 39,522 shares. Dodge And Cox invested 0% in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:PRU). 3,557 are owned by Burney. Douglass Winthrop Ltd Com owns 3,800 shares or 0.01% of their United States portfolio. (more...)
Andhra Pradesh family claims Surat minor girl to be daughter Andhra Pradesh family claims Surat minor girl to be daughter
- April 18, 2018

A man from Andhra Pradesh approached the Surat police claiming that the minor girl, whose body was found in the city on April 6, might be his missing daughter. The girl was raped for at least eight days and later strangled to death, the postmortem report revealed. He also said that Prakasam police who received the photos of the victim from Surat police called him to check since the picture looked similar to his daughter. (more...)
Surgeon: Abby Lee Miller nearly died from spinal infection Surgeon: Abby Lee Miller nearly died from spinal infection
- April 18, 2018

Dr. Hooman M. Melamed, an orthopedic spine surgeon who treated Abby, told People that if doctors hadn't done something, she would have died. Less than 24 hours later, Miller was seen on the verge of tears as she left the halfway house in Los Angeles. (more...)