Medicine


Disrupted body clock can pose serious risks of mental health Disrupted body clock can pose serious risks of mental health
- May 16, 2018

The brain's hard-wired circadian timekeeper governs day-night cycles, influencing sleep patterns, the release of hormones and even body temperature. The circadian rhythm disruptions were defined as an increased nighttime activity, decreased daytime activity, or both at the same time. (more...)
Carillion culture was Carillion culture was "rotten" and directors failed to act, says report
- May 16, 2018

The government is not spared attack either for its lack of "decisiveness and bravery" to tackle corporate regulation failures. "This knocks down for good the stance of the Carillion board that whingeing and blaming others can be any defence". (more...)
Consensus Projections on Shares of Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UEPS)
- May 16, 2018

This public company's stock also has a beta score of 0.71. Oxbow Advisors Llc owns 10,068 shs. (NASDAQ: SBRA ) or 259,723 shs. Huntington Bankshares, Ohio-based fund reported 392 shs. The recommendation falls on a scale between 1 and 5. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
A Look at Stock Behavior of: OPKO Health, Inc. (OPK)
- May 16, 2018

The VC1 of OPKO Health, Inc . Overall, 7.71 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 4.65 Million shares. The stock stands almost $2.9 off versus the 52-week high of $7.27 and $1.71 above the 52-week low of $2.66. (more...)
Which Way Traders Signposts Altria Group, Inc. (MO), Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Stocks?
- May 16, 2018

Volume is the number of shares or agreement traded in a security or a whole market during a given period. KT Corporation (NYSE:KT) has declined 21.81% since May 14, 2017 and is downtrending. Moreover, Sg Americas Lc has 0.4% invested in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT ) for 748,784 shares. Big Money Sentiment increased to 0.91 in Q4 2017. (more...)
Congo approves use of experimental Ebola vaccine, World Health Organization says Congo approves use of experimental Ebola vaccine, World Health Organization says
- May 16, 2018

Information about the outbreak in Bikoro, Iboko and Wangata in Equateur province was still limited, the WHO said, but at present the outbreak does not meet the criteria for declaring a "public health event of worldwide concern", which would trigger the formation of an emergency WHO committee. (more...)
British American Tobacco plc 40.5% Potential Upside Indicated by Goldman Sachs
- May 16, 2018

Sold All: 10 Reduced: 34 Increased: 34 New Position: 21. British American Tobacco earned a media sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. Delpha Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of British American Tobacco during the fourth quarter worth about $116,000. (more...)
Texas joins lawsuits against company accused of worsening opioid epidemic Texas joins lawsuits against company accused of worsening opioid epidemic
- May 16, 2018

The suit alleges Purdue violated the Tennessee Consumer Protection Act, violated its 2007 settlement with the state, and created a statewide public nuisance by interfering with the health of Tennesseans and the commercial marketplace. He later withdrew the motions allowing the district attorneys to continue handling the cases. The complaint also claims Purdue continued to market their drugs in this manner despite knowing the pills were causing deadly overdoses and increasing illegal drug ... (more...)
Senior N. Korean Officials Visit Beijing ahead of US-N. Korea Summit Senior N. Korean Officials Visit Beijing ahead of US-N. Korea Summit
- May 16, 2018

The flurry of summit diplomacy indicated remarkable progress on the resolution of the Korean stand-off, the most confrontational of the lingering hostilities since the end of the second world war. The United States and China have always been key players on the Korea issue, not only because they are the world's most powerful nations today, but also because they were both signatories of the armistice agreement signed at the end of the Korean war hostilities in 1953, though China's ... (more...)
Fox Doesn't Plan On Continuing 'The X-Files' Fox Doesn't Plan On Continuing 'The X-Files'
- May 16, 2018

An imperfect situation turned even darker when star Gillian Anderson , who has portrayed Agent Dana Scully opposite David Duchovny 's Agent Fox Mulder since The X-Files premiered in September of 1993, announced that she would be leaving the series after season 11. (more...)
Buhari Inaugurates EFCC's New Office In Abuja Buhari Inaugurates EFCC's New Office In Abuja
- May 16, 2018

Buhari noted that throughout his journey in national service and since 2015, he had made a very conscious decision to pursue a vigorous fight against corruption in public life. This is the only way we can ensure victory. " But Magu said they are an egalitarian organisation that treats peoples equally ". "I took the trouble yesterday to visit the headquarters of EFCC ". (more...)
Johnson & Johnson's (NYSE:JNJ) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Wells Fargo Johnson & Johnson's (NYSE:JNJ) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Wells Fargo
- May 16, 2018

It has underperformed by 25.07% the S&P500. Nelson Obus increased its stake in Libbey Inc (LBY) by 15.54% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Thursday, April 12 with "Buy". The stock of Ambev S.A. ( NYSE :ABEV) earned "Buy" rating by Goldman Sachs on Monday, October 10. (more...)
Air pollution tied to high blood pressure for children Air pollution tied to high blood pressure for children
- May 16, 2018

The study found that air pollution is associated with higher risk of high blood pressure in adults and children. "Our study indicates that the third trimester may be a particular window of susceptibility", said the study's senior author, Dr. (more...)
Planned Parenthood, ACLU File Lawsuit Challenging Fetal Heartbeat Bill Planned Parenthood, ACLU File Lawsuit Challenging Fetal Heartbeat Bill
- May 16, 2018

Scheduled to take effect on July 1, Iowa's law is one of the most restrictive abortion measures in the U.S. The measure was signed by Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on May 4, days after it was approved by the state legislature. However, this is bigger than just a law. "We knew there would be a legal fight, but it's a fight worth having to protect innocent life". What backers of the fetal-heartbeat law may not have counted on was the move by plaintiffs to bring the action in state court rather ... (more...)
Cult war claims one in Oyo LG poll Cult war claims one in Oyo LG poll
- May 16, 2018

Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has congratulated winners in the state's local government election and the All Progressives Congress LG congress, urging them to be magnanimous in victory. Whilethe Unity Forum held the congress for Akinyele, Ibadan North West and Oluyole Local Government Areas at the APC secretariat, the Forumheld that of Ibadan North East Local Government at St. (more...)
Take part in the National Mental Health at Work Survey 2018 Take part in the National Mental Health at Work Survey 2018
- May 16, 2018

Workplace wellbeing at all levels can be improved if managers, who are often under significant stresses themselves, are able to spot the signs of stress in their team and be able to offer initial support with an open conversation and coping methods. (more...)
Airline Starts 'Cheapest Flight' From Delhi To New York. Via Iceland Airline Starts 'Cheapest Flight' From Delhi To New York. Via Iceland
- May 15, 2018

So passengers travelling to the USA will have a stop over at Reykjavik - acting as a hub for the airline - and then take a Wow flight to the US. As Traveler contributor Cynthia Drescher reported in April, Wow Premium tickets include "a seat with at least 37 inches of legroom; priority boarding and fast-track security; an in-flight meal and drinks; two checked bags; one carry-on item; one personal item; and fee-free flight rescheduling and cancellation protection". (more...)
World Health Organization aiming to wipe out trans fats World Health Organization aiming to wipe out trans fats
- May 15, 2018

Each year, more than 500,000 people die due to cardiovascular disease , that is attributed to intake of trans fats. In Denmark, the first country to mandate restrictions on industrially-produced trans fats, the trans fat content of food products declined dramatically and cardiovascular disease deaths declined more quickly than in comparable OECD countries. (more...)
Exercise is good for you - unless it's part of your job Exercise is good for you - unless it's part of your job
- May 15, 2018

The worldwide team of researchers, led by Dr Pieter Coenen from the VU University Medical Centre in Amsterdam, wrote: "These findings suggest that a physical activity paradox may exist in male workers, with high levels of occupational physical activity being associated with detrimental health consequences, in contrast with the existing evidence of beneficial health consequences with moderate and/or high level leisure time physical activity". (more...)
Aurangabad schools register 100 pass result in ICSE exam Aurangabad schools register 100 pass result in ICSE exam
- May 15, 2018

The topper said that students should pick up the stream that they love and then do their best to study it for the love of knowing about it, and not marks. Thirty-two students received a ideal score of 100 in computer application, according to school authorities. Some 146 Gems Modern Academy pupils sat the ISC exam this year, earning a batch average of 88.8 per cent. (more...)