Medicine


Redshirt freshman KJ Costello named Stanford starting QB against Washington State Redshirt freshman KJ Costello named Stanford starting QB against Washington State
- November 04, 2017

Odds Shark lists the Cougars as a 2.5-point favorite at home, with the over/under set at 55.5. Wazzu will have to settle on a quarterback between Washington State's passing leader Luke Falk and Tyler Hilinski , the sophomore who has replaced the former multiple times this season. (more...)
Cancer cells destroyed with dinosaur extinction metal Cancer cells destroyed with dinosaur extinction metal
- November 04, 2017

Iridium is a rather rare metal, and while it is associated with the asteroid that led to the mass extinction of the dinosaurs and much more life, it may come to be a powerful tool for preserving life. "These are urgently needed". With cancer becoming resistant to certain treatments, it's crucial to find new methods such as this. The metal, iridium, comes from the same family as platinum. (more...)
Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD) Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD)
- November 04, 2017

The results of the trading session contributed to over 5,477,327 shares changing hands. Traders might be following the signals on shares of Brocade Comm Sys ( BRCD ). BidaskClub upgraded shares of Brocade Communications Systems from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Sunday, August 20th. (NASDAQ: BRCD ) for 6,000 shares. (more...)
Inc. Grows Holdings in Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)
- November 04, 2017

About 1,653 shares traded. Hershey Co now has $22.46 billion valuation. Meanwhile, the average 12-month price target from Wall Street analysts is now $83.40, this means that the stock is overpriced by -0.156%. Ftb Advsr holds 0% or 250 shares. Capwealth Advsrs Lc invested in 1.02% or 47,614 shares. Out of 17 total analysts who were surveyed, 2 rated it a Moderate Buy, 2 rated it a Strong Sell, 9 rated it hold, and 4 rated it a Strong Buy. (more...)
Supreme Court Rules Out 'Technical Education Through Correspondence Course' Supreme Court Rules Out 'Technical Education Through Correspondence Course'
- November 04, 2017

In distance learning model, students may not always be physically present at the institution. While ruling against the technical education, the SC agreed to Punjab and Haryana High Court . Asking the Centre to act upon such a committee's report within one month and file an affidavit before the court before August 31, the court fixed 11.09.2018 for consideration of this aspect. (more...)
Isabelle Lagace, Canadian Woman Jailed For Smuggling Cocaine On Cruise To Australia Isabelle Lagace, Canadian Woman Jailed For Smuggling Cocaine On Cruise To Australia
- November 04, 2017

According to reports, Isabelle Lagace , 29, was traveling with two other Canadian nationals and together, they had over 90 kilograms (200 lbs) of cocaine with them. She had agreed to carry the shipment under duress, she said, and she acknowledged that she knew that her bag would be loaded with an illegal substance. (more...)
Nebraska reports first flu death of the season
- November 04, 2017

The Sussex County case involves a 65-year-old woman. DPH is also offering flu vaccines at its Public Health clinics in several State Service Centers, including some with evening hours. "The death that we had underscores the seriousness of Influenza and the potential for a very serious health impact". The CDC has raised concerns about the effectiveness of the nasal spray flu vaccine. (more...)
Peru's Guerrero to miss World Cup playoff after failing doping test Peru's Guerrero to miss World Cup playoff after failing doping test
- November 04, 2017

This news hits Peru hard ahead of the first leg of their World Cup playoff against New Zealand on November 11th. Unless reversed, the 30-day provisional suspension will deprive Peru of its main striker for two playoff matches against New Zealand this month to determine which team will play in the World Cup in Russian Federation next year. (more...)
Julian Savea one of five All Blacks in Barbarians starting XV Julian Savea one of five All Blacks in Barbarians starting XV
- November 04, 2017

Former All Black Andy Ellis admits it will be weird facing the haka for the first time, when he leads the Barbarians against his old team on Sunday (NZ time). Of the previous 10 matches, the All Blacks drew one and lost twice, the last being also at Twickenham with a score of 25-18 in 2009. "He's enjoying playing footy again, he's running over guys again". (more...)
Health Canada expands fire extinguisher recall involving 2.7 million devices Health Canada expands fire extinguisher recall involving 2.7 million devices
- November 04, 2017

More than 40 million fire extinguishers in the USA and Canada are being recalled because they might not work in an emergency. Models that were recalled between March 2009 through February 2015 . "Fire extinguishers are life-saving devices and among the most important things in your home and vehicles", State Fire Marshal Tim Bean said. McMullen says Kidde's huge market share makes the recall worrisome. (more...)
Community asked to help ME boy with cancer celebrate one last Christmas Community asked to help ME boy with cancer celebrate one last Christmas
- November 03, 2017

If you want to send Jacob a Christmas card anything with a penguin on it is a safe bet. Amazingly, Jacob is now 9, but the family says his time is limited, he won't be leaving the hospital, he will be having one more Christmas. However, the hospital said: "Out of concern for Jacob and all the patients at the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital , please refrain from personally delivering cards to the hospital". (more...)
Private hospitals suspend OPD services Private hospitals suspend OPD services
- November 03, 2017

The doctors in Karnataka are demanding the rollback of Karnataka Private Medical Establishment Bill 2017, which seeks uniformity in rates, transparency and accountability. The private hospitals' lobby is very powerful across the country and Karnataka is no exception. Representatives from the private hospitals had made suggestions to the select committee of the state legislature to modify the Bill. (more...)
CMA Awards issues guidelines to media about topics that are off-limits CMA Awards issues guidelines to media about topics that are off-limits
- November 03, 2017

But after the Las Vegas massacre last month, when a gunman shot and killed 58 people and injured hundreds more at a country music festival, the genre became linked with the contentious issue of gun control. The Country Music Association has lifted its controversial restrictions on the media at next week's CMA Awards, following widespread criticism. Singer Maren Morris also chimed in, tweeting, "Country music has always been about the truth". (more...)
Analysts' Suggestions in the Limelight: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)
- November 03, 2017

It has a 24.94 P/E ratio. Previously Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (NYSE: VRX ) reported $0.69 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.06 with surprise factor of 9.5%. It now has negative earnings. It operates through two divisions: Developed markets and Emerging markets. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.74 in Q2 2017. (more...)
Case against Kamal Haasan for 'right-wing Hindu terror' remark Case against Kamal Haasan for 'right-wing Hindu terror' remark
- November 03, 2017

In a column for the Tamil weekly magazine, Ananda Vikatan , published Thursday, the actor had expressed that "Hindu right-wing groups have unprecedentedly started indulging in acts of violence". The remark drew sharp criticism - especially from BJP. The ruling BJP described Mr Haasan's remarks as "myopic and brazen" and called him a "wannabe MGR" referring to AIADMK party founder and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MG Ramachandran. (more...)
TripAdvisor Apologizes For Removing Rape Claim From Mexican Resort's Reviews TripAdvisor Apologizes For Removing Rape Claim From Mexican Resort's Reviews
- November 03, 2017

Pauer said reviews on TripAdvisor are just some of the tools he uses. As the Journal Sentinel reported, the site does not disclose how it selects users who are granted special privileges to take down forum posts-and it doesn't say how many negative reviews it removes. (more...)
Mourinho 'surprised' Matic was offered to Manchester United Mourinho 'surprised' Matic was offered to Manchester United
- November 03, 2017

Considering the Red Devils beat the Lilywhites 1-0 on the weekend in a Premier League clash, Mourinho responded: "I don't want to comment". "We have to respect the job of the other coach". Mourinho's capture of Matic is looking shrewder every week, prompting former United defender Phil Neville to say after Chelsea's 3-0 Champions League drubbing at AS Roma this week that selling the Serb was the main reason why Chelsea are struggling defensively. (more...)
Cisco launches AI-powered voice assistant for enterprises Cisco launches AI-powered voice assistant for enterprises
- November 03, 2017

The company says it delivers 50 billion minutes of meetings every year and as a result it has optimised artificial intelligence for the conference room. He sees a future in which Spark Assistant can interact with line-of-business applications such as Salesforce or ServiceNow - the AI tool might be used to pull up sales pipeline data in a meeting, for example. (more...)
Heart Stent Fails To Reduce Pain in The Chest
- November 03, 2017

Heart disease is the leading killer of both men and women in the United States. In both groups, doctors threaded a catheter through the groin or wrist of the patient and, with X-ray guidance, up to the blocked artery. Stenting is so accepted that American cardiologists said they were amazed that ethics boards agreed to a study with a sham control group. "It's possible if you had 2,000 patients instead of 200 the statistical difference would have been high enough that it would have ... (more...)
3 people, including 12-year-old, shot in Chicago Starbucks 3 people, including 12-year-old, shot in Chicago Starbucks
- November 03, 2017

He said: "He [the gunman] walked right in the store and just shot three people". "So by the time we got in there they had already told everybody to get cover and then they locked the door", said Marie Swaiko. Chicago cops said the other person who was injured was an adult male, as well. Buslik said there is not considered to be a wider danger to the public. (more...)