Medicine


Hundreds take stand against breast cancer during annual walk Hundreds take stand against breast cancer during annual walk
- October 30, 2017

The walk is a powerful and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor cancer survivors and raise awareness. Having watched numerous family members and friends suffering with breast cancer, I believe women have a right to know of any substance or action that increases their risk of developing this life-threatening disease. (more...)
Dogs May Be A Good Barrier Against Childhood Eczema And Asthma Dogs May Be A Good Barrier Against Childhood Eczema And Asthma
- October 30, 2017

The research was presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Scientific Meeting at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, the US. He informed that researchers examined mother-child pairs exposed to a dog. The authors of the report warn, however, that the positive effect does not extend to those who suffer from allergies to dogs. (more...)
'Cheap' flu vaccine blamed for outbreak
- October 30, 2017

According to the latest statistics, more than 217,000 Australians had laboratory confirmed cases of the flu this year, compared with 91,000 last year. "It's true the elderly have had a less than usual level of protection this year, we're now examining whether some high dose vaccines could be brought in". (more...)
Barzani tells Kurdish parliament he will stand down on November 1 Barzani tells Kurdish parliament he will stand down on November 1
- October 30, 2017

Barzani's step came after the military and political defeat that touched the Region following the September 25 referendum on independence, opposed by Baghdad, Ankara and Tehran, in addition to the worldwide community. Several other areas, considered disputed between the Iraqis and the Kurds, were reclaimed by Iraqi government forces in the military advances. Macro made the remarks during a phone conversation with Iraqi Prime Minister Haydar al-Abadi on Saturday. (more...)
Philadelphia Eagles batter 49ers rookie quarterback en route to 33-10 victory Philadelphia Eagles batter 49ers rookie quarterback en route to 33-10 victory
- October 30, 2017

Defensive coordinator Robert Saleh dialed up blitzes to bother quarterback Carson Wentz behind the Eagles offensive line that was without left tackle Jason Peters . His 84.2 passer rating was his worst since the Game 2 loss at Kansas City. Jeffery finished the game with two receptions for 62 yards, with nearly all of his production coming on one sensational play. (more...)
Surgeon discovers he has cancer using an iPhone attachment Surgeon discovers he has cancer using an iPhone attachment
- October 29, 2017

A doctor is said to have diagnosed his own cancer using an iPhone-connected ultrasound device. Place it on the area of the body you wish to examine and a black-and-white ultrasound image will appear on your phone. To that end, the company is hoping to pair the product with AI software that will allow a novice to position the probe correctly and even interpret the images. (more...)
Myanmar: Foreign journalists charged over parliament drone flight Myanmar: Foreign journalists charged over parliament drone flight
- October 29, 2017

The police were also expecting to obtain court permission to remand the four for up to 15 days as they prepare to charge them under Section 8 of the Export and Import Law. TRT said it was in discussions with Myanmar authorities to secure their release. "We are still investigating and can't say more than that", said Shwe Thaung, an officer from the Naypyitaw police station. (more...)
Soccer player gets sent off for peeing during a game Soccer player gets sent off for peeing during a game
- October 29, 2017

Salford goalkeeper Max Crocombe, a New Zealand youth global who joined the club at the start of the season, was shown a straight red card with three minutes remaining after allegedly urinating while the match was still being played. The stopper was keeping goal as Salford faced Bradford Park Avenue, but saw this match cut short towards the latter stages after being shown a red by the referee. (more...)
Massachusetts puppy overdoses on opioid, revived by Narcan
- October 29, 2017

A family's puppy was saved after she accidentally got into something that nearly took her life. She had it in her mouth for maybe 30 seconds. Owner Peter Thibault quickly carried her home, but as she grew increasingly unresponsive, he rushed her here to the bulger veterinary hospital. (more...)
Bound passengers face new security interviews at check Bound passengers face new security interviews at check
- October 29, 2017

Other carriers insisted their operations remained the same. Enhanced airline security measures take effect Thursday that affect planes and travelers flying into the United States , and could lead to additional delays. Air France said that the new security interviews of passengers will also start at Paris Orly Airport today and at Charles de Gaulle Airport on November 2. (more...)
Establishment of sex offender registry lags behind 4 years Establishment of sex offender registry lags behind 4 years
- October 29, 2017

Halloween is just days away and parents may be wondering what laws are in effect in order to keep your kids safe when it comes to sex offenders. Many registered sex offenders are not on probation or parole and are not under the jurisdiction of SCDPPPS; therefore, the curfew does not apply to them. (more...)
Senate Leader, Others Ask Buhari to Re-Contest in 2019 Senate Leader, Others Ask Buhari to Re-Contest in 2019
- October 29, 2017

When we were out there working and jumping on the streets and reaching every corner, we were shouting change, change for a better Nigeria. "It has been a very, very good journey so far and also believes that Mr. President is leading us to greatness while urging members to remain focused. Receiving the group, President Buhari commended the efforts of various support groups working for the progress of his administration. (more...)
DEA opioid enforcement team coming to Cincinnati DEA opioid enforcement team coming to Cincinnati
- October 28, 2017

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer called on the agency to send one of the teams to NY back in June. The federal government will unleash six new enforcement teams to help combat the heroin and fentanyl epidemic sweeping through the USA, the Drug Enforcement Administration said Friday. (more...)
Sterling Capital Management LLC Decreases Holdings in Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)
- October 28, 2017

Jana Partners Llc decreased Universal Hlth Svcs Inc (UHS) stake by 44.44% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Universal Hlth Svcs Inc now has $9.90 billion valuation. San Francisco Sentry Invest Grp (Ca), California-based fund reported 5,645 shares. The company was maintained on Monday, May 15 by Bank of America. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with "Hold" rating and $1000 target in Wednesday, July 19 report. (more...)
HIV carrier infected more than 30 women
- October 28, 2017

The "epidemic challenge" class - the first in Italy for which the prosecutor had proposed the sentence of life imprisonment - was dismissed at the expense of Valentino Taluto, who was finally convicted of causing serious "injuries" to the majority of his victims. (more...)
Aamir Khan's Secret Superstar is going to China Aamir Khan's Secret Superstar is going to China
- October 28, 2017

Aamir is a popular Bollywood face in China, especially after the super success of his movies "PK" and " Dangal ". To celebrate the success of the Aamir Khan-Zaira Wasim starrer, Director Advait Chandan threw a success party that saw people from the industry coming together to attend the bash along with the cast and crew members of the film. (more...)
Rajinikanth Robo 2 audio launch event in Dubai Rajinikanth Robo 2 audio launch event in Dubai
- October 28, 2017

The movie has created a lot of hype because it is the most expensive movie made in India and it will be screening in high-tech 3D. Sources say that the production house has hired RJ Balaji, Rana Daggubati , and Karan Johar to host the audio launch in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi respectively. (more...)
Clemson University student impeached in secret ballot over pledge Clemson University student impeached in secret ballot over pledge
- October 28, 2017

Vice President Jeran Stewart is black and was among about a dozen students who sat during the Pledge of Allegiance last month. A Clemson University student senator is being called a racist for proposing a motion to impeach a black student government official accused of sexual harassment. (more...)
Trump declaration on opioid crisis greeted with hope and skepticism in Maine Trump declaration on opioid crisis greeted with hope and skepticism in Maine
- October 28, 2017

Dr. Mary Dowd, an addiction specialist who works at the Milestone Foundation's detox center in Portland and also treats Suboxone patients at Catholic Charities, agreed that there is value in continuing an open discussion about the crisis, especially if the president is a major participant. (more...)
Nigeria Recovers $85 Million From Malabu Oil Deal Nigeria Recovers $85 Million From Malabu Oil Deal
- October 28, 2017

The inaugural forum will be held in Washington DC from December 4 to 6. The GFAR was established as an outcome of the London 2016 Anti -Corruption Summit. He urged the global community to work the talk by fulfilling some of the commitments made during the London summit, which had direct implication for anti-corruption in Nigeria. (more...)