Medicine


Jadeveon Clowney on Duane Brown Trade from Texans: 'Everybody Was Upset' Jadeveon Clowney on Duane Brown Trade from Texans: 'Everybody Was Upset'
- November 02, 2017

The Seahawks reportedly reworked the deal for Brown on Monday after reports circulated fifth-year cornerback Jeremy Lane , who was initially included in the trade , failed to pass a physical. He will have about $6.1 million remaining on his base salary. The 32-year-old Brown, whose base salary was $9.4 million this season, lost about $3.3 million - forfeiting six $552,921 game checks - by not reporting. (more...)
Maiden England call-ups for Tammy Abraham, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Joe Gomez Maiden England call-ups for Tammy Abraham, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Joe Gomez
- November 02, 2017

Abraham, on loan at Swansea City , has banged in five goals and one assist in 13 appearances for the Welsh side. Fellow Chelsea academy product Tammy Abraham , now on loan at Swansea City and Liverpool's Joe Gomez are two other players who could make their England debuts when they play Germany on November 10 and Brazil on November 14. (more...)
Japanese company added six days of vacation as compensation for not smoking Japanese company added six days of vacation as compensation for not smoking
- November 02, 2017

According to the company, an employee complained about colleagues who smoked too often, and worked less because of the cigarette breaks they took throughout the day. Piala began offering the days-off incentive in September, at which point the company employed about 120 people, of which more than three dozen were smokers. (more...)
Jaitley lauds India's '30 points jump' in World Bank's rankings Jaitley lauds India's '30 points jump' in World Bank's rankings
- November 02, 2017

Member: Shri Piyush Goyal , Minister of Railways and Coal. "Govt walks the talk on banking reforms; constitutes Alternative Mechanism for PSBs consolidation; Finance Minister to head", financial services secretary Rajiv Kumar said in a post on Twitter on Monday. (more...)
India thrash New Zealand in 1st T20I India thrash New Zealand in 1st T20I
- November 02, 2017

But after it, I felt that this is the way forward, that as a bowler I would not like to keep playing at the expense of Bhuvi. Kapil Dev said that every cricketer should be given the farewell Nehra received. "If you make it one new ball then this 350 will come down to 320-310, make five fielders stand outside the circle and it will come down to 280". "There was a time in 2009-10 when Gary Kirsten and MS Dhoni were behind me that you play Test cricket". (more...)
Alaska sues opioid maker: State alleges deceptive marketing by company behind OxyContin Alaska sues opioid maker: State alleges deceptive marketing by company behind OxyContin
- November 02, 2017

Porrino said . New Jersey is suing the company that manufactures OxyContin, claiming a "direct link" between the state's opioid crisis and the firm's deceptive marketing practices. The lawsuit was filed in Anchorage Superior Court yesterday. In 2007, the company and three executives pleaded guilty to misbranding OxyContin and agreed to pay $634.5 million to resolve a separate Justice Department investigation. (more...)
Artemis Investment Management LLP Modifies Its Ownership in AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)
- November 02, 2017

Vetr downgraded AbbVie from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $67.14 price objective for the company.in a research note on Tuesday, July 12th. Captrust Financial Advsrs has invested 0.08% in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV). The share price of AbbVie Inc. The company has market cap of $145.25 billion. (more...)
West Central District Health Department offered drive thru flu shots
- November 02, 2017

The more people protected, the less chance of spreading the disease", she said. Myth One: The flu shot will give you the flu. "You can do hand washing or alcohol-based hand sanitizers do kill flu virus". "Pharmacists being able to provide this service to our patients means more people across Alberta and Saskatchewan will be vaccinated, and that's a good thing", said Teasdale. (more...)
Prolonged antacid use may double stomach cancer risk Prolonged antacid use may double stomach cancer risk
- November 02, 2017

During this time, 3,271 (5 per cent) people took PPIs for an average of almost three years and 21,729 took H2 blockers. The participants were monitored individually until they died, developed stomach cancer or the study ended in December 2015. (more...)
Pennsylvania launches online medical marijuana registry for patients
- November 02, 2017

Wednesday's focus was on finding approved doctors and getting the medication to patients. "I've actually had one of my patients who actually would qualify I suppose he's done his research, knows he has one of the conditions on the list and he'll get it when it becomes available", said Dr. (more...)
Kentucky hospitals receive an A in new safety report Kentucky hospitals receive an A in new safety report
- November 02, 2017

A semiannual study was released Wednesday by the Leapfrog Group, a national not-for-profit organization founded by larger employers and private health care purchasers. Both Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin and Inspira Medical Center Vineland again achieved A grades for the second time this year. Kernersville Medical Center, operated by Novant Health, remained at A, as did High Point Regional. (more...)
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 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
- 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...)