Medicine


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...)
Is TRI Pointe Group, Inc. (NYSE:TPH) Overbought?
- November 03, 2017

Cornerstone Financial Partners LLC acquired a new position in TRI Pointe Group in the second quarter worth about $148,000. Shares are clocking price at $17.70 with change of 0.06%. A reading over 70 would indicate that the stock is overbought , and possibly overvalued. ATR value of the company was 0.39 and Relative Strength Index (RSI) was 94.22. (more...)
Deadly airborne plague in Madagascar Deadly airborne plague in Madagascar
- November 03, 2017

Twenty-three isolates of Yersinia pestis have been cultured and all are sensitive to antibiotics recommended by the National Program for the Control of Plague. "The exit screening process tracks passengers from the moment they enter the airport until they board a flight". This year, victims have also manifested symptoms of septicaemic plague, in which the disease infects the patient's bloodstream, and of pneumonic plague, an infection of the lungs. (more...)
More than 200 Marine recruits sickened by E. coli More than 200 Marine recruits sickened by E. coli
- November 03, 2017

Meanwhile, normal training regimens are continuing as scheduled at the 5,500-recruit military training station. Food samples are being tested at the U.S. The bacterial outbreak has affected almost six percent of total recruits at the depot and officials still do not know what exactly the cause is. There will be increased hygiene requirements with an emphasis on handwashing. (more...)
Taking a Look Inside the ERP5 Score For Whitbread PLC (LSE:WTB)
- November 03, 2017

Old Mutual plc (LSE:OML)'s FCF growth is presently at -0.060317. The SMA 50/200 for Vertu Motors plc (AIM:VTU) is now 0.98366. This ratio is found by taking the current share price and dividing by earnings per share. The M-Score is based on 8 different variables: Days' sales in receivables index, Gross Margin Index, Asset Quality Index, Sales Growth Index, Depreciation Index, Sales, General and Administrative expenses Index, Leverage Index and Total Accruals to Total Assets. (more...)
Tyler Fire Department advises to change more than just your clocks Sunday Tyler Fire Department advises to change more than just your clocks Sunday
- November 03, 2017

Your used batteries can be put in a clear, sealed plastic bag beside on the ground beside your recycling. "Smoke alarms alert you to a problem in your home, and that few minutes' warning can make the difference between everyone getting out safely and a tragedy", Solobay said. (more...)
Directors discuss Thanos and new characters in Avengers: Infinity War
- November 03, 2017

But, because they're so complex, it's hard to tell what film genre they might fall under. And this is where it gets interesting because Ruffalo revealed that the Green Goliath and none other than Rocket Raccoon (voiced by Bradley Cooper and mo-capped by Sean Gunn) will strike what could be the beginning of a handsome, hilarious friendship when the two superhero teams assemble to take on the Mad Titan Thanos ( Josh Brolin ) in Avengers: Infinity War and its follow-up, Avengers 4 . (more...)
What's Juno Therapeutics Inc (JUNO) Upside After Achieving 52-Week High?
- November 03, 2017

Juno Therapeutics (NASDAQ: JUNO ) opened at 31.68 on Tuesday. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Juno Therapeutics from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.57) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.52) by $0.05. After posting $-0.75 EPS for the previous quarter, Juno Therapeutics Inc's analysts now forecast 17.33 % negative EPS growth. (more...)
Bells for Hospice recognizes patients and families of hospice care Bells for Hospice recognizes patients and families of hospice care
- November 02, 2017

CHI Health at Home raised a flag outside of the hospital in Bismarck for National Home Care and Hospice month, raising awareness for how hospice care can be an option for patients suffering from a lifetime or terminal illness. Numerous services provided by the non-profit are not reimbursed by insurance providers. "Death is the final pathway for us all, and when you make the final turn or know your loved one is on that path, it is best to stay away from the ER", said local ER physician, Dr. (more...)
FDA: Companies Selling Illegal 'Cancer-Curing' Marijuana Derivative FDA: Companies Selling Illegal 'Cancer-Curing' Marijuana Derivative
- November 02, 2017

The companies receiving warning letters "distributed the products with unsubstantiated claims regarding preventing, reversing or curing cancer; killing/inhibiting cancer cells or tumors; or other similar anti-cancer claims". "We don't let companies market products that deliberately prey on sick people with baseless claims that their substance can shrink or cure cancer and we're not going to look the other way on enforcing these principles when it comes to marijuana-containing products", ... (more...)
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...)