Medicine


WFP directly blames Saudi Arabia for Yemeni humanitarian crisis WFP directly blames Saudi Arabia for Yemeni humanitarian crisis
- September 05, 2017

Iran-backed Houthi rebels have arrived at the decision to arrest former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh and transfer him to Saada province, a stronghold of the Houthis, according to a report from Saudi Arabia's Al-Arabiya news network on Monday. (more...)
Northern Lights May Have Caused Mass Whale Stranding Northern Lights May Have Caused Mass Whale Stranding
- September 05, 2017

But scientists didn't know why the whales entered these unsafe shallow waters in the first place. Whales are thought to navigate using the Earth's magnetic field, so disruptions triggered by random and abrupt solar storms may lead to disorientation. (more...)
Latest study reveals PSA screening for prostate cancer saves lives Latest study reveals PSA screening for prostate cancer saves lives
- September 05, 2017

The researchers recently reported their results in the Annals of Internal Medicine . A flaw of the earlier trials is that some men who were assigned to a no-screening group actually did get the PSA test on their own, making it hard to identify differences between the screening group and the no-screening group. (more...)
Stunning report: Early school times may cause big problems for children Stunning report: Early school times may cause big problems for children
- September 05, 2017

Since the only way to compensate for this would be later wake-up times, the early start of the school day causes an accumulation of sleep loss in teenagers. Marco Hafner , a senior economist at RAND Europe, the European affiliate of the RAND Corporation , says, "A small change could result in big economic benefits over a short period of time for the U.S. (more...)
FDA recalls more than 400K pacemakers due to hacking concerns FDA recalls more than 400K pacemakers due to hacking concerns
- September 05, 2017

To view the full article, register now. The Food and Drug Administration is recalling 465,000 pacemakers over fears that they could be hacked . In January, the FDA issued a similar warning for the company's implantable RF pacemakers and corresponding transmitters that could be exploited to administer inappropriate pacing or shocks. (more...)
Junior Health Minister Finian McGrath wants the HPV vaccine banned Junior Health Minister Finian McGrath wants the HPV vaccine banned
- September 05, 2017

Super Junior Minister Finian McGrath "supports the campaign" in support of the HPV vaccine programme, the Health Minister Simon Harris has said . "This is a vaccine that [girls] need to get at the first of secondary school". 90 women die from cervical cancer each year in Ireland. The Government has this week been actively encouraging parents to ensure their girls get the vaccine - which helps protect against cervical cancer - after vaccination rates fell to a low of 50% past year. (more...)
Leonardo DiCaprio Could Play Joker In Origin Movie Leonardo DiCaprio Could Play Joker In Origin Movie
- September 05, 2017

They have teamed up together in The Aviator , Gangs of New York , The Departed , Shutter Island and The Wolf of Wall Street . "Certainly, Scorsese's involvement in The Joker film [could] elevate and diversify the studio's contributions to the genre, creating the potential to make awards-worthy films such as Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight trilogy". (more...)
27265 cops in Hyderabad to oversee nimajjanam procession 27265 cops in Hyderabad to oversee nimajjanam procession
- September 05, 2017

The laddu auction has been a tradition that takes place each year on the day of Ganesh immersion, for more than two decades. The major idol from Hyderabad is 60 ft idol that is placed at Khairatabad. He appealed to the devotees to make use of the special immersion ponds set up by the GHMC at different places. Over 24,000 police personnel will be deployed as part of security measures besides security personnel drawn from RAF and CRPF will also be deployed, police said. (more...)
Samuel Ortom : Governor says 21 LGs facing ecological challenges in Benue Samuel Ortom : Governor says 21 LGs facing ecological challenges in Benue
- September 05, 2017

According to him, 'we are having serious issue on our hand, Benue is agrarian state and we have made a decision to take into area we have comparative advantage by initiating series of incentives to make Benue feed the country, but we can see the level of destruction the flood has caused us am afraid this will not lead to shortage of food scarcity this year. (more...)
Aishwarya Rai looks DIVINE while offering prayers at Lalbaugcha Raja Aishwarya Rai looks DIVINE while offering prayers at Lalbaugcha Raja
- September 05, 2017

For the occasion, Aishwarya chose a Sabyasachi Mukherjee red saree. The actress was recently captures at the event with her beloved husband Abhishek Bachchan to bid adieu the elephant idol. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is a timeless beauty and her latest photoshoot is proof enough. The look was a throwback to Aishwarya's look in Salman Khan, Ajay Devgn-starrer Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. (more...)
Creepy red balloons from 'It' have been spotted in Sydney Creepy red balloons from 'It' have been spotted in Sydney
- September 05, 2017

Tim Curry may have been the man to bring the terrifying entity that is Pennywise the Clown to life back in 1990 in a television adaptation, but an arguably scarier version is to come in "IT" this week, as Bill Skarsgard dons the make-up and gets into character as the child-murdering demon. (more...)
Indian Army action near Myanmar's border: A day before PM Modi visit Indian Army action near Myanmar's border: A day before PM Modi visit
- September 05, 2017

They happen every day. "It was a normal encounter". However, because of the early morning fog, the cordon was relocated when the first contact with the militant took place. On condition of anonymity, a senior official in Arunachal government said: "Army has launched operation in the three districts of Longding , Khonsa and Changlang". (more...)
Draw moves Nigeria closer to World Cup Draw moves Nigeria closer to World Cup
- September 05, 2017

Burkina Faso top Group D with five points as they chase a maiden World Cup qualification, Senegal and South Africa have four and Cape Verde three. "But they must take solace in the fact that the Indomitable Lions have not lost in that stadium in more than 50 years". (more...)
Steely Dan Co-Founder Walter Becker Dies At Age 67 Steely Dan Co-Founder Walter Becker Dies At Age 67
- September 05, 2017

Although Steely Dan had been touring recently, Becker had missed performances earlier in the summer in Los Angeles and NY. " Walter had a very rough childhood - I'll spare you the details", Fagen continued. "Like a lot of kids from fractured families, he had the knack of creative mimicry, reading people's hidden psychology and transforming what he saw into bubbly, incisive art", Fagen recalled. (more...)
Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. (SGMO) Attaints 3.12 Time Value of Beta
- September 05, 2017

As of quarter end Iguana Healthcare Management, LLC had bought a total of 65,000 shares growing its position 43.3%. Blackrock Advsrs Ltd Company accumulated 0% or 213,766 shares. With 876,600 avg volume, 10 days are for Sangamo Therapeutics Incorporated ( NASDAQ : SGMO)'s short sellers to cover SGMO's short positions. Several research analysts have commented on the company. (more...)
What is Labor Day and why are we celebrating? What is Labor Day and why are we celebrating?
- September 04, 2017

Shortly thereafter Congress passed - and Cleveland signed - a bill declaring the first Monday in September a day to honor workers, in what many historians saw as either an attempt to appease unions or save face after the deaths at Pullman. The many benefits and protections workers enjoy today never existed until unions won them for working people. This is especially egregious on holidays like Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. (more...)
US Celebrates Labor Day US Celebrates Labor Day
- September 04, 2017

Whether or not we have this Labor Day off, we should support workers' efforts to organize and stand together to improve their working conditions. It may come as a surprise to many contemporary Americans, therefore, to learn that Labor Day became a national holiday during an era characterized by great conflict between organized labor and the business community. (more...)
Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years
- September 04, 2017

Major congestion is expected on roads and at airports as many people look to take short break before returning to work the next day. Some mills employed children as young as five or six years old, paying them only a portion of the wages adults earned for the same labor. (more...)
Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years
- September 04, 2017

Major congestion is expected on roads and at airports as many people look to take short break before returning to work the next day. Some mills employed children as young as five or six years old, paying them only a portion of the wages adults earned for the same labor. (more...)
Labor Day 2017: What's open, what's closed Labor Day 2017: What's open, what's closed
- September 04, 2017

While many countries follow the date was chosen by a pan-national organization of socialist and communist political parties for labour day celebrations, in other countries Labour Day is celebrated on a different date, often one with special significance for the labour movement in that country. (more...)