Medicine


Being active could prevent 1 in 12 deaths Being active could prevent 1 in 12 deaths
- September 22, 2017

Of the 10,6970 people who met the activity guidelines, 3.8% developed cardiovascular disease, compared to 5.1% of people who did not (23549 people). In high-, middle- and low-income countries, higher physical activity lowered the risk for CVD and mortality. (more...)
FDA Officials Urge Proper Dosing of Liver Drug to Avoid Severe Damage FDA Officials Urge Proper Dosing of Liver Drug to Avoid Severe Damage
- September 22, 2017

The recommended dosing and monitoring for patients on Ocaliva are described in the current drug label. In May 2016, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Ocaliva (obeticholic acid) as a treatment for patients with primary biliary cholangitis (PBC). (more...)
Healthcare Trust of America, In (NYSE:HTA) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume Healthcare Trust of America, In (NYSE:HTA) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume
- September 22, 2017

Other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Investment Centers of America Inc. cut its position in shares of Healthcare Trust of America , Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Wunderlich. (NYSE:HTA), stock is trading $34.35 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of 48.30% in last 5 years. (more...)
NFL players ask league to support campaign NFL players ask league to support campaign
- September 22, 2017

Many , many people have said over the past year that they support Colin Kaepernick or Michael Bennett's cause but don't approve of the method of protest they chose. "You just keep growing with it as it grows". His brother, Martellus Bennett, a tight end for the Green Bay Packers, also made the list. "It's an honor to be an influence, not only in African-American communities, but communities around the world". (more...)
Worldwide solidarity key to address global challenges, urges Nigerian President Buhari Worldwide solidarity key to address global challenges, urges Nigerian President Buhari
- September 22, 2017

Abubakar said he aligns with the President's message of gratitude to the worldwide community for the efforts in the Lake Chad region, which has helped bring succor to Nigerians affected by the scourge of terrorism. In the video below, NAIJ.com TV asked some Nigerians if they are really exhausted of the Buhari government. "President Trump took note of that, he was open and was hoping to use his influence to facilitate the repatriation of those". (more...)
Jordan Peele Is Making A TV Series About Hunting Nazis Jordan Peele Is Making A TV Series About Hunting Nazis
- September 22, 2017

It is, however, already drawing major interest from "several potential bidders". Set in America in the 1970s, it focuses on a band of justice-seekers tracking Nazis who escaped from Germany and hid out in the States under new names and identities. (more...)
Elker Acquires 1000 Shares of Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (FRGI) Stock
- September 22, 2017

Jefferies maintained Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc (NASDAQ:FRGI) on Thursday, August 4 with "Hold" rating . 05/09/2017 - Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc . Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in FRGI. State Street Corp raised its position in shares of Fiesta Restaurant Group by 4.8% during the 2nd quarter. (more...)
Fertility 'Fell off the Cliff' During Flint Water Crisis, Researcher Says Fertility 'Fell off the Cliff' During Flint Water Crisis, Researcher Says
- September 22, 2017

Mona Hanna-Attisha, directed research uncovering late in 2015 that lead levels in Flint children's blood had multiplied. In April 2014, Flint chose to draw its public water supply from the Flint River, a temporary measure meant to save costs while the city worked on a permanent pipeline project to Lake Huron. (more...)
Rodrigo Janot se despede do STF Rodrigo Janot se despede do STF
- September 22, 2017

No total de manifestações, estão incluídos 242 pedidos de instauração de inquérito, 66 denúncias, 13.014 manifestações e pareceres, 98 iniciais em cautelares, como pedidos de busca e apreensão, de interceptações telefônicas, de sequestro de bens e quebras de sigilo bancário, entre outros. (more...)
Wolf Says Time is Running Out on Pennsylvania Budget Deal Before Downgrade
- September 22, 2017

The lower rating comes as lawmakers struggle to agree how to close a $2.2 billion funding gap. S&P Global Ratings downgraded Pennsylvania's credit rating Wednesday, citing a history of late budgets. Pennsylvania lawmakers are battling on how to balance its $32 billion spending plan almost three months into the 2018 fiscal year, forcing Governor Tom Wolf to delay scheduled bill payments. (more...)
BYU to sell caffeinated soft drinks on campus, starting today BYU to sell caffeinated soft drinks on campus, starting today
- September 22, 2017

The university will be adding Coca-Cola Freestyle dispensers at some locations on campus. Caffeinated Coke products will be available through soda fountains and at vending machines across campus. But in a 2012 post correcting news reports on the subject, Church officials said the guidelines had been misinterpreted to suggest that it bans the consumption of all caffeinated beverages, including soft drinks. (more...)
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (NYSE:TMO) Valuation According To Analysts
- September 22, 2017

The share price of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (NYSE: TMO ) was up +0.65% during the last trading session, with a day high of 191.98. At Bancorp acquired 4,670 shares as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO)'s stock rose 8.13%. (NYSE: TMO ) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Friday, April 29. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Sterne Agee CRT on Tuesday, July 21. A 14 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while0 believe that investors should either steer clear of TMO or, if ... (more...)
Revenue Approximations Analysis: Plains GP Holdings, LP (PAGP), CVS Health Corporation (CVS) Revenue Approximations Analysis: Plains GP Holdings, LP (PAGP), CVS Health Corporation (CVS)
- September 22, 2017

Lastly, BidaskClub lowered the stock of CVS Health Corporation from a "hold" recommendation to a "sell" recommendation in a analysis note on Friday morning, Aug 25th. Telsey Advisory maintained the stock with "Market Perform" rating in Wednesday, November 2 report. 2,640,743 shares of the stock were exchanged. It also upped Paycom Software (NYSE:PAYC) stake by 7,645 shares and now owns 19,945 shares. (more...)
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher praises his freshman class Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher praises his freshman class
- September 22, 2017

BD: With the unpredictability of Florida State's offense, this contest figures to be a tight low scoring affair in the first half. The extra time to prepare wasn't necessarily a bad thing for the Seminoles. He has 14 tackles, second on the team, with 5.5 for 20 yards of losses. Fellow ends Kentavius Street and Darian Roseboro are capable of getting to the quarterback, with tackles B.J. (more...)
Death Wish recalls Nitro Cold Brew cans Death Wish recalls Nitro Cold Brew cans
- September 21, 2017

Death Wish Coffee Company is issuing a recall of their nitro brew cans because of the potential growth of a deadly toxin. "Our customers' safety is of paramount importance and Death Wish Coffee is taking this significant, proactive step to ensure that the highest-quality, safest and, of course, strongest coffee products we produce are of industry-exceeding standards", said Mike Brown, founder/owner of Death Wish Coffee Co. (more...)
Chico State gets grant to fight smoking Chico State gets grant to fight smoking
- September 21, 2017

The foundation is donating a total of $1.2 million, or about $10,000 a school. Administrators are pushing to make FAMU a 100 percent smoke and tobacco-free campus . The findings, based on a public opinion poll conducted in August, also show that 57% of USA college students said a tobacco-free campus is important to them when considering applying to or attending a college. (more...)
Sean O'Brien criticises Lions coaches for failure to beat All Blacks Sean O'Brien criticises Lions coaches for failure to beat All Blacks
- September 21, 2017

Vunipola, who elected to withdraw from the squad and undergo shoulder surgery rather than risk further aggravation by going on the tour, has backed O'Brien's assessment and put forward another name who feels could have come back with a 3-0 whitewash of Steve Hansen's side. (more...)
'Researcher' says this Saturday will be the end of the world 'Researcher' says this Saturday will be the end of the world
- September 21, 2017

The Bible prophecies a woman "clothed with the sun" and a "crown of 12 stars" giving birth to a boy who will "rule all the nations" while she fights off a seven-headed dragon. "The world is not ending, but the world as we know it is ending", Meade told the Washington Post . Meade said in an email to the Independent Mail that it would take a book, or a supercomputer, or God, to explain his astronomical cryptography calculations but they build on the eclipse that happened in August along ... (more...)
Rohingya Muslims are not terrorists but are terrorized: Maulana Naseeruddin Rohingya Muslims are not terrorists but are terrorized: Maulana Naseeruddin
- September 21, 2017

On Wednesday, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, also the Custodian of the two Holy Mosques, ordered an allocation of $15 million for the Rohingya Muslims who fled persecution in Myanmar's Rakhine state . The cabinet meeting discussed the brutal attacks and genocide committed against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar and the systematic destruction of many villages and homes of the Muslim minority group. (more...)
Myanmar protesters try to block aid shipment to Muslim Rohingya Myanmar protesters try to block aid shipment to Muslim Rohingya
- September 21, 2017

Speaking at the UN General Assembly, he said Myanmar was investigating "a problem of significant magnitude". The coordinator said that the team will give the kits first to those who are in urgent need, particularly women and children, following the influx of the Muslim refugees into Bangladesh since violence broke out on August 25. (more...)