Medicine


Ronaldo ankle injury Ronaldo ankle injury "a small thing" says Zidane
- May 08, 2018

He received treatment on the ankle, then played on until half-time, when he was replaced by Marco Asensio. Now, according to Spanish publication Marca , the extent of Ronaldo's injury has become clear, with the forward not set to miss the final. (more...)
Walmart pharmacies to restrict opioid prescriptions nationwide Walmart pharmacies to restrict opioid prescriptions nationwide
- May 08, 2018

Some states have their own laws limiting how many days' worth of opioids pharmacies can provide; Walmart says in those cases, its pharmacies will follow state regulations. In January, Walmart said it would provide its customers filling prescriptions for opioids with a packet of powder that would help them dispose of leftover medication. (more...)
Bruce Willis Signs On For Mike Tyson Feature Film Bruce Willis Signs On For Mike Tyson Feature Film
- May 08, 2018

The film will be produced by Friend and Aimée Mullins for Circus Florist Films, and Marc Butan and Ara Keshishian of MadRiver Pictures. CAA is handling US rights and IMR International will begin foreign sales in Cannes this week. Of course, D'Amato would help shape the legendary (and controversial, ) career of Tyson on his path to two Junior Olympic gold medals and, in November 1986 at the age of 20 years and 4 months-old, the youngest heavyweight champion in the sport's history. (more...)
Gamecocks top Rebels, clinch third straight series Gamecocks top Rebels, clinch third straight series
- May 08, 2018

Eddy Demurias fanned three and allowed five hits and three runs in 4.1 innings. The Gamecocks improve to 27-18 (12-10 SEC) on the year while Mark Kingston picks up his 300th career win as a head coach. He is second on the team with 37 RBI, three behind LT Tolbert . The Gamecocks took their turn in the home run derby, knocking two solo shots in the sixth to take the lead. (more...)
Man sues Washington hospital after nurse allegedly infects him with hep C Man sues Washington hospital after nurse allegedly infects him with hep C
- May 08, 2018

The patient filed the suit on Friday, one day after the police arrested a 31-year-old nurse who is suspected of stealing drugs and deliberately exposing patients to hepatitis C. "What better person than someone who's got some narcotics issues, right?" The unusual saga of Weberg hit the newsstands when she was recently arrested at the Canadian border with her boyfriend. (more...)
Melanoma Monday raising awareness about dangers of skin cancer Melanoma Monday raising awareness about dangers of skin cancer
- May 08, 2018

If you wait until it becomes noticeable to you that's when it can be a problem. "While performing a skin self-exam, keep in mind that skin cancer can develop anywhere on the skin, not just in areas that are exposed to the sun", said Dr. Experts say folks should be putting on sunscreen every day! One of the tools we use is one you can use as well. If you're outside during the day you really need to be reapplying and that's where most people get stuck. (more...)
A Plant-Based Diet Increases Fertility in Women, Study Finds A Plant-Based Diet Increases Fertility in Women, Study Finds
- May 07, 2018

A journal on Human Reproduction states that almost no-fruit diet compared to one loaded with three or more pieces per day add about two weeks, on average, to the time of conception. " We recommend that women who want to become pregnant should align their dietary intakes towards national dietary recommendations for pregnancy ", said Jessica Grieger, a post-doctoral research fellow at Adelaide. (more...)
Handheld skin printer could help heal burn victims Handheld skin printer could help heal burn victims
- May 07, 2018

The researchers say the printer is able to produce skin tissue for special patients and in accordance with the type of their wounds. The preferred treatment today is skin transplantation by a healthy donor, but often leaves a portion of the wound uncovered. (more...)
Aflac (NYSE:AFL) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance
- May 07, 2018

AFLAC Inc has $100.0 highest and $45.0 lowest target. AFL stock opened at $44.45 on Friday. About 3.11M shares traded. Since May 6, 2017 AFL has risen 21.05% and is uptrending. The firm has "Hold" rating by Sandler O'Neill given on Thursday, April 5. On Thursday, February 1 RBC Capital Markets maintained Aflac Incorporated ( NYSE : AFL ) with "Sell" rating. (more...)
PDP will not be intimidated - Secondus PDP will not be intimidated - Secondus
- May 07, 2018

There was tight security at the Freedom Park venue of the rally as Armoured Personnel Carriers with armed security men and officers were stationed at strategic locations. Famodun said: "Because we are a party that cares for the well-being of the environment, we chose to clean up the mess left behind by the PDP after the rally". (more...)
Global Baby Foods Market 2018 - Abbott, Danone SA, Hain Celestial Group Global Baby Foods Market 2018 - Abbott, Danone SA, Hain Celestial Group
- May 06, 2018

This helps to understand the overall market and to recognize the growth opportunities in the global Food safety testing Market . The Baby Food report also includes a data of the key players performing in this market. The laminated tubes segment is expected to grow at the highest rate during the forecast period owing to multi-layered barrier structure, which provides excellent barrier properties and minimizes the transfer of oxygen and light. (more...)
England kick of Euro 17 campaign with win at Proact Stadium England kick of Euro 17 campaign with win at Proact Stadium
- May 06, 2018

Cooper's side moved the ball round a well-drilled defence and Vontae Daley-Campbell set up Daly to score . They had gone in front, and deservedly so despite creating few clear-cut chances, as Tommy Doyle smashed a fantastic penalty home. (more...)
Spinners choke RCB to give CSK an easy win Spinners choke RCB to give CSK an easy win
- May 06, 2018

They have won seven of those matches while losing three. Match started to shift in RCB's favor before Dhoni hit three sixes in the 18 over off Yuzvendra Chahal to finish the match at the end of 18th over. The only other RCB batsman to reach double figures was tailender Tim Southee who remained unbeaten on 36 off 26 balls. But his move did not pay off as Ravindra Jadeja struck a big blow with his first ball of the match when he bowled the RCB skipper with a delivery that turned in ... (more...)
Woman raped by ward boy in Hyderabad government hospital Woman raped by ward boy in Hyderabad government hospital
- May 06, 2018

The home guard, who was aware of the incident, was also arrested by the police for hushing up the crime. He threatened her with dire consequences and took her to the first floor inside the hospital and raped her, the complaint said. Soon after the woman lodged the complaint, B Nagaraju, the 45-year-old ward attendant, was arrested after the woman identified him from photographs of staff members shown to her. (more...)
Top Footballer Dies After Being Struck By Lightning Top Footballer Dies After Being Struck By Lightning
- May 06, 2018

Maritzburg United will meet with the family later to organise a memorial and funeral service. " On behalf of Maritzburg United Football club, we would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the Ntshangase family ". A tearful Maritzburg chairman Farook Kadodia was trying to get hold of the family when contacted for comment. Their promising 27-year-old midfielder Mondli Cele died in a auto crash in January 2016. (more...)
Delhi, NCR to witness thunderstorm and rain today, Home Ministry issues warning Delhi, NCR to witness thunderstorm and rain today, Home Ministry issues warning
- May 06, 2018

Rain/ thunder shower activity is likely to increase in intensity and spread between 7-8 May. On Wednesday and Thursday, more than a hundred people were killed and atleast 300 others were injured across five states as a severe dust storm hit the region and left behind a trail of destruction. (more...)
Buhari departs for his hometown in Daura — APC ward congress Buhari departs for his hometown in Daura — APC ward congress
- May 06, 2018

On the decision to support President Buhari's re-election, Abubakar said: "This committee, therefore want to re-affirm our decision as leaders of the zones to pledge our unalloyed and total support for President Muhammadu Buhari administration, and his re-election bid, the Hon". (more...)
Volunteers install free smoke alarms for South the Alarm initiative Volunteers install free smoke alarms for South the Alarm initiative
- May 06, 2018

People packed up and set out to the Bellevue neighborhood in Macon to install smoke alarm in order to promote fire safety. Anyone who would like to request a free smoke alarm can do so online here. In addition to installing alarms, participants will also replace batteries in existing alarms and help families create escape plans. "Mount Vernon is a community where we see more fires than nearly anywhere throughout Westchester", says Josh Lockwood, with the Red Cross. (more...)
Health officials confirm measles case in Fresno County
- May 06, 2018

Health officials say an individual traveled outside of the state where the infection occurred. Measles is highly contagious and spreads through the air when an infected person coughs or sneezes, the county says, and can stay in the air for up to one hour afterwards. (more...)
Gadkari to lay foundation stone of highway projects in Telangana today Gadkari to lay foundation stone of highway projects in Telangana today
- May 06, 2018

The 363 km proposed ring road is expected to ease the traffic problem in and around the city. However, the Uppal flyover will be constructed at a cost of Rs 1,395 crore and in which the Central government will provide Rs 626.76 crore while the remaining share (Rs 768.26 crore), is from the State government. (more...)