Medicine


Plastic bags act as womb for premature lambs Plastic bags act as womb for premature lambs
- April 30, 2017

But researchers have shown it's possible to nurture and protect lambs in late stages of gestation inside an artificial womb; technology which could become a lifesaver for many premature human babies in just a few years. Their heart pumps blood through their umbilical cord via an external oxygenator, which does the work of a mother's placenta. Based on the results, which have been called "heroic and monumental" by other physicians, Children's Hospital researchers say that a version of the ... (more...)
Canada to Trump: 'We're going to play hard' Canada to Trump: 'We're going to play hard'
- April 30, 2017

Lumber and milk are not part of the current North American Free Trade Agreement, which Trump says he wants to renegotiate. "Any two countries are going to have issues that will be irritants to the relationship". He's trying to help USA lumber businesses and jobs, but Canadian officials say tariffs would only drive up prices for US home builders and other buyers of wood. (more...)
Moss drafted by Giants, becomes 2nd YSU player selected Moss drafted by Giants, becomes 2nd YSU player selected
- April 30, 2017

Ultimately he was suspended from the school for a year, working at a local vehicle dealership during his time away from campus and the game. "I definitely learned from everything". Moss, 22, said his grandmother's health is improving, that she was alert Saturday and cried tears of joy when told the Giants had picked her grandson. (more...)
Eagles take Nathan Gerry with pick No. 184 Eagles take Nathan Gerry with pick No. 184
- April 30, 2017

But football was always his true calling, and at Nebraska he was a hard hitting safety who nearly immediately became a starter, racking up 273 tackles and picking off 13 passes in four years while earning several All-Conference and All-American honors. (more...)
United Will No Longer Boot Seated Passengers To Accommodate Needs United Will No Longer Boot Seated Passengers To Accommodate Needs
- April 30, 2017

The three officers have all been suspended. Company executives said it is too soon to know if the incident is hurting ticket sales. Through Tuesday afternoon, its shares had fallen 4.3% since Flight 3411, wiping out almost one billion dollars (£778 million) in market value, although several other airline stocks declined in the same period. (more...)
'Facts of Life' star Charlotte Rae diagnosed with bone cancer 'Facts of Life' star Charlotte Rae diagnosed with bone cancer
- April 30, 2017

Rae's publicist confirmed to Fox News that Rae started chemotherapy on Thursday in an attempt to treat the recurrence of cancer. Rae said she needed help getting to bed so she could be up early five days a week to appear on the popular children's show. (more...)
Washington DBs popular in 2nd round, Mixon to Bengals Washington DBs popular in 2nd round, Mixon to Bengals
- April 30, 2017

The Packers traded out of the first round with Cleveland on Thursday, gaining the Brown's second round selection (#33) and their fourth round pick. Williams departed BYU as the school record holder in rushing yards in a career, passing graduate assistant Harvey Unga on a 9-yard run during an overtime win against Mississippi State. (more...)
Israel strikes Hezbollah-run arms depot in Syria Israel strikes Hezbollah-run arms depot in Syria
- April 30, 2017

SANA , the state-run Syrian news agency, said that Israel had carried out missile strikes on the airport, but it did not specify what had been hit. "It is natural for us to negotiate with the Russians now with a view to strengthening (our) systems, whether to face any Israeli threats from the air or the threats of American missiles", Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in an interview to Venezuelan channel Telesur . (more...)
Cong removes Digvijay as in-charge of Ktka, Goa Cong removes Digvijay as in-charge of Ktka, Goa
- April 30, 2017

Lok Sabha member KC Venugopal was appointed as general secretary of the party and given the charge of Karnataka, where the Congress is hoping to retain power. The BJP succeeded in cobbling together a coalition and chief minister Manohar Parrikar even offered "special thanks" to Singh for "doing nothing" and enabling the saffron party-led government. (more...)
First lady dedicates 'healing' garden at children's hospital First lady dedicates 'healing' garden at children's hospital
- April 30, 2017

The new Bunny Mellon Healing Garden is dedicated to USA first ladies and is named for Mellon, an American horticulturist, gardener, philanthropist and art collector who died in 2014. First lady Melania Trump, center, participates in a ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening of the Bunny Mellon Healing garden at Children's National Hospital in Washington, Friday, April 28, 2017. (more...)
Uber Unveils Personal Airplane Design, Plans Tests in 2020 Uber Unveils Personal Airplane Design, Plans Tests in 2020
- April 30, 2017

VTOL aircraft are electrically powered, meaning they produce no emissions - another indication that they may well be the future of the company. The ride-sharing company, Uber, mentioned that it will be running trials in the Dallas, city of U.S. (more...)
Indian doctors defend 500kg Egyptian's weight loss amid row Indian doctors defend 500kg Egyptian's weight loss amid row
- April 30, 2017

I am appalled at the irony that today Eman's health is the best it had ever been in past 25 years, yet her sister chooses to go down this path. Lakdawala informed HT they have already spoken to Counsel General Mr. Dr Lakdawala was unavailable for comment. "Being a mother, I can't see her in that condition". She said this incident would make other patients rethink before travelling for medical treatment. (more...)
Spieth and Palmer tied for lead at Zurich Classic Spieth and Palmer tied for lead at Zurich Classic
- April 30, 2017

Oddly enough, Campbell and Carballo didn't come to the tournament to play together. "Like Ryan was saying, a lot of friends". "I kind of felt it was a little unfair", Campbell told GolfChannel.com prior to the second round. Nick Watney sank a 60-foot eagle putt from well off the green at the par-5 18th, putting him and partner Charley Hoffman among four teams at 67. Spieth and Palmer birdied three of the last five holes, with Spieth holing out from 36 yards at the par-3 14th and Palmer ... (more...)
SOL Capital Management CO Reduces Stake in Oracle Co. (ORCL) SOL Capital Management CO Reduces Stake in Oracle Co. (ORCL)
- April 30, 2017

Highland Capital Management LLC's holdings in Oracle were worth $9,019,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Oracle by 9.6% in the first quarter. "(ORCL) Position Reduced by Legacy Private Trust Co." was originally published by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem. If you are viewing this piece on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of USA & worldwide trademark and ... (more...)
Nationals reinstate RHP Strasburg from paternity list Nationals reinstate RHP Strasburg from paternity list
- April 30, 2017

It is also worth noting that the club has yet to announce when the veteran right-hander will return to the mound, although all indications point toward sometime this weekend against the New York Mets. "So this is definitely going to be a good series and a good fight, because these guys were in the World Series a couple of years ago, they're not going to give up". (more...)
Eating 'diet' foods can make you fat Eating 'diet' foods can make you fat
- April 30, 2017

Both the low-fat, high-sugar and high-fat, high-sugar groups displayed an increase in liver fat and significant increases in body weight and body fat when compared to the balanced diet group. "Diet" products are making you fat, says a new study from the University of Georgia , which found that "diet" snacks heavy in sugar may lead to unwanted pounds. (more...)
Randy Gregory fails SEVENTH drug test Randy Gregory fails SEVENTH drug test
- April 30, 2017

Gregory was tested on February 21 and was informed on March 2 that his specimen came up positive for marijuana, according to TMZ . Another failed drug test makes it a near certainty that Gregory won't be reinstated at the end of his current year-long ban. (more...)
Walmart to open 50 new stores in India soon Walmart to open 50 new stores in India soon
- April 30, 2017

Ltd, a subsidiary of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government of Telangana on Saturday to set up 10 cash-and-carry stores across the state in the next five years. Apart from growing its operations, including enhanced sourcing from the State, the company would be working with small and marginal farmers; provide training and education to all the stakeholders and launch entrepreneurship development programme for women. (more...)
Auburn alumna becomes state's second female chief justice Auburn alumna becomes state's second female chief justice
- April 30, 2017

But before he left office the septuagenarian "Love Gov" had the opportunity to appoint a temporary U.S. Senate replacement for new U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The one sure thing is that if Moore fails in his third statewide non-judicial race, he can not follow it up with a third run for the Supreme Court and perhaps a third effort to get himself tossed off the bench. (more...)
Again, Suspended SGF, Lawal Shuns Senate Invitation Again, Suspended SGF, Lawal Shuns Senate Invitation
- April 30, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari had however written to the Senate, picking holes in its reports and indicating that Lawal was not given a chance at fair hearing. His words "We thought that now that he is under suspension, he should have enough time to come". The men at the gate turned back our messenger. It is clear to us that he is not appearing. (more...)