Medicine


Study Says Breastfeeding For 2 Months May Reduce The Risk of SIDS Study Says Breastfeeding For 2 Months May Reduce The Risk of SIDS
- November 02, 2017

They compared these groups to the babies' risk of dying from SIDS, taking into account other factors that can affect a baby's SIDS risk (if babies were put to sleep on their backs, shared a bed with a parent, preterm delivery, whether moms smoked during pregnancy, etc.). (more...)
United States preterm births rise for second year in a row United States preterm births rise for second year in a row
- November 01, 2017

Broward got a C for its 10.3-percent rate, and Palm Beach also got a C with 9.9 percent. The A grade means that only 8% of babies born in OR in 2016 were preterm, meaning born before 37 weeks gestation. Department of Health and Human Services recently reported that the state's infant mortality rate dipped by 1.4 percent in 2016 to 7.2 deaths per 1,000 births. (more...)
NA will retain 272 seats: Ayaz Sadiq
- November 01, 2017

The bill was then referred to Parliament for debate and discussion. Speaker, Ayaz Sadiq, has announced that the draft of a constitutional amendment bill for the delimitation of constituencies has been agreed upon by parliamentary leaders in a meeting on Wednesday. (more...)
Video of father comforting newborn son receiving his first vaccines goes viral Video of father comforting newborn son receiving his first vaccines goes viral
- November 01, 2017

The dad released the now-viral video on the internet, perhaps so that one day his son can see what he went through for him. The video shows Lee telling his first child to "stay strong" as he comforts the tiny tot. 'I know he felt the love because his daddy was there'. Lee didn't expect that his son would 'be this type of angel'. 'When I hold him and when I talk to him, he just sits there and listens. (more...)
India saw most number of tuberculosis deaths, patients in 2016: World Health Organization report
- November 01, 2017

India and China accounted for 39 percent of the global gap. The WHO estimates that there were 600,000 new cases of resistance to Rifampicin-the most effective first-line drug-of which, 4,90,000 had MDR-TB. Although access to preventive treatment has expanded for individuals living with HIV and children under 5, those individuals who are eligible for preventive treatment are not accessing it. (more...)
The Zweig Advisers LLC Increases Stake in Altria Group (MO) The Zweig Advisers LLC Increases Stake in Altria Group (MO)
- November 01, 2017

Highstreet Asset Management Inc. grew its position by buying 41,307 shares an increase of 27.3% as of 09/30/2017. Botty Limited Co owns 1.48% invested in Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) for 61,916 shares. The ex-dividend date was Thursday the 14th of September 2017. It has a dividend yield of 4.11%. The funds in our partner's database now own: 1.16 billion shares, down from 1.17 billion shares in 2017Q1. (more...)
Perez Hilton Joins The #Movember Movement! And You Should Too! Perez Hilton Joins The #Movember Movement! And You Should Too!
- November 01, 2017

Prostate cancer rates will double in the next 15 years. Take their lead with a Mo of your own this Movember, and you'll not only rock a likeness to these musical legends, but you'll also stop men dying too young. If you are of African or Caribbean descent or have a father or brother with prostate cancer, you should be having this conversation at 45. Come out and have some fun getting your mo shaven off; but first, get judged to win various prizes. (more...)
Researchers Claim Climate Change Affecting Our Health Researchers Claim Climate Change Affecting Our Health
- November 01, 2017

New Zealand is not immune to the threats posed by climate change, as highlighted in a recent Royal Society of New Zealand report, Human Health Impacts of Climate Change for New Zealand. "As we move in the right direction, we hope for a step-change from governments to tackle the cause and impacts of climate change. Warming temperatures and changing rainfall patterns can also help diseases appear in new places, and could even contribute to the emergence of entirely new diseases". (more...)
Malaysia data breach comprises 46.2M mobile numbers Malaysia data breach comprises 46.2M mobile numbers
- November 01, 2017

Lowyat.net, a Malaysian news site that also operates online forums, said earlier this month it had found an individual attempting to use one of its forums to sell the data. It included lists of mobile phone numbers, identification card numbers, home addresses, and SIM card data of 46.2 million customers from at least 12 Malaysian mobile phone operators. (more...)
FDA approves AstraZeneca's treatment for rare blood cancer FDA approves AstraZeneca's treatment for rare blood cancer
- November 01, 2017

Mantle cell lymphoma is a rare and fast-growing type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma and, according to the National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health, represents 3 to 10 percent of all non-Hodgkin lymphoma cases in the U.S. Clinical data from a single-arm trial with 124 mantle cell lymphoma patients who had received at least one prior treatment demonstrated 81 percent to show a complete or partial response (40 percent complete, 41 percent partial response). (more...)
Jaipur civic body headquarters staff begins day with national anthem Jaipur civic body headquarters staff begins day with national anthem
- November 01, 2017

As per the directive, the national anthem will be sung daily at 9.50 am and the national song at 5.55 pm. For him, it is more important for the staff to sing the national anthem than do their job properly. "We are not telling people to raise religious slogans", Lahoti said. "In any government office, there can not be a bigger positive sense or positive energy than the national anthem", Lahoty told the Indian Express . (more...)
Cooper Tire & Rubber's (CTB) Cooper Tire & Rubber's (CTB) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC
- November 01, 2017

The company has market cap of $7.84 billion. Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. Earnings surprises can have a huge impact on a company's stock price. It has outperformed by 0.56% the S&P500. Therefore 70% are positive. Barclays Capital maintained it with "Overweight" rating and $104 target in Monday, April 18 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 12 by Jefferies. (more...)
Halloween Parade treats kids at St. Joseph's Halloween Parade treats kids at St. Joseph's
- November 01, 2017

Children were able to get the all-important candy as staff worked to put a smile on their faces. The annual Halloween tradition takes place in the hospital's schoolroom. "Making their Halloween a little bit more special while they're staying here", said Parker. It's such a fun thing. "And who doesn't want to dress up like Elsa?" asked Casey Johnson, who is a nurse at Sanford Hospital. (more...)
Alzheimer's disease might not just be a brain problem Alzheimer's disease might not just be a brain problem
- November 01, 2017

Until now, scientists have generally believed that deposits of amyloid-beta found in the brain originate in the brain. " Alzheimer's disease is clearly a disease of the brain, but we need to pay attention to the whole body to understand where it comes from, and how to stop it", Song noted. (more...)
Zia Marching Band Fiesta showcases bands from across New Mexico Zia Marching Band Fiesta showcases bands from across New Mexico
- November 01, 2017

Following a rousing performance that began with music from the classic horror film The Exorcist , the band waited in the bleachers, anxious to hear if they had made the cut. Schools are judged on various aspects of music performance, visual performance and general effect. "Actually winning it this year puts the icing on the cake". (more...)
Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Frozen Out of NFL Discussions Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Frozen Out of NFL Discussions
- October 31, 2017

Kaepernick's attorney, however, told Slate that those reports are incorrect, and Kaepernick has not been invited to anything. After Houston Texans owner Bob McNair apologized on Friday for his controversial "inmates running the prison" remarks, the players coalition extended an invitation for McNair, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and Kaepernick to attend a Monday meeting in Philadelphia to discuss player concerns. (more...)
This company will give you extra holidays if you are a non-smoker This company will give you extra holidays if you are a non-smoker
- October 31, 2017

He spoke about how some Japanese companies are now offering non-smoking staff extra days off and he believes that Ireland should follow suit. "I hope to encourage employees to quit smoking through incentives rather than penalties or coercion", he said. (more...)
Delhi HC sets aside election of Praful Patel as AIFF president Delhi HC sets aside election of Praful Patel as AIFF president
- October 31, 2017

Sports activist and lawyer Rahul Mehra had filed a writ in the Delhi HC in 2012, contesting the election process of the AIFF and other sports federations on the grounds that it did not adhere to the National Sports Code. "Once AIFF receives the copy of the Order from the Hon'ble High Court, AIFF will decide the course of action in accordance with the law". "AIFF is not aware of the reasons of the Hon'ble Delhi High Court to pass this order". (more...)
Ram Gopal Varma Calls Revanth Reddy the Baahubali for Congress Ram Gopal Varma Calls Revanth Reddy the Baahubali for Congress
- October 31, 2017

Besides them, TDP State general secretary Ganta Ramulu, State secretary Jimmi Babu, Odela ZPTC Ganta Akshitha, Karimnagar district general secretary Sattu Mallesham are also going to join Congress. Chandrasekhar Rao. Ever since MLA Revanth Reddy signaled that he'll join Congress, all media and political pundits are abuzz about him. Reddy, who was the working president of the Chandrababu Naidu-led party and floor leader of the Telangana Assembly, joined the Congress along with 40 ... (more...)
Woman files lawsuit claiming Sephora lipstick sample gave her herpes Woman files lawsuit claiming Sephora lipstick sample gave her herpes
- October 31, 2017

She says the infection was diagnosed by medical pros and she claims she never had herpes or cold sores before this Sephora visit. The woman said she visited a store in Hollywood back in October 2015 and used one of the sample lipsticks on display. (more...)