Medicine


Risk of breast cancer's return looms for 20 years
- November 09, 2017

The data suggest that women with ER-positive breast cancer should at least consider taking anti-estrogen therapy beyond five years, the authors say. BREAST CANCER can resurface after remaining dormant for 15 years following successful treatment, a study has found . (more...)
PH tried but stopped building in new West PH Sea feature PH tried but stopped building in new West PH Sea feature
- November 09, 2017

The sandbar was one of several to emerge in August, which have been named Sandy Cay . "We have reports that they launched their big dredger, but we don't know where it is going". The Armed Forces of the Philippines has troops in nine occupied territories in the Spratlys archipelago, two of which - Pag-asa island and Ayungin Shoal - are adjacent to China's reclaimed islands over Subi and Panganiban reefs. (more...)
OncoSec Medical (ONCS) At $1.98 Forms Bottom; Hennessy Advisors Has 0.69 Sentiment OncoSec Medical (ONCS) At $1.98 Forms Bottom; Hennessy Advisors Has 0.69 Sentiment
- November 09, 2017

Its -1.57% depreciation from Monday's close has set alarm bells ringing. Trading volume may be a very important factor for any investor. ONCS is already driving a -27.75% loss over the course of the past year and is now up 1.63% since this point in 2017. (more...)
Cerner Corporation (CERN) Shares Bought by Maple Capital Management Inc
- November 09, 2017

Its down 44.15% from 6.99 million shares previously. Torch Wealth Management Llc who had been investing in Procter & Gamble for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $222.19 billion market cap company. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.59 EPS. equities analysts anticipate that Cerner Corporation will post 2.26 EPS for the current year. (more...)
DNR offers tips for hunters ahead of firearm deer season DNR offers tips for hunters ahead of firearm deer season
- November 09, 2017

DNR officials say of the deer harvested, 57 percent were bucks. "We expected to see an increased harvest this year, and that appears to be so in Zone 1". An emergency rule was signed November 3 by the DNR, filed with the Natural Resources Commission and the Legislative Services Agency, regarding rifle requirements for deer hunting on private land. (more...)
Seattle elects its first lesbian mayor Seattle elects its first lesbian mayor
- November 09, 2017

That figure is grounded in recent history, with then-incumbent Mike McGinn making up almost that amount against eventual-winner Ed Murray four years ago. "While Seattle voters chose Jenny because of her proven track record of leading innovative reforms and fighting for all communities, it is also an undeniably proud moment for the LGBTQ community, which continues to see this strong leader break down barriers". (more...)
Kevin Owens, Sami Zayn Sent Home from UK Tour After WWE SmackDown
- November 09, 2017

Multiple sources tell us Sami and Kevin were supposed to "feed" for New Day following Zayn vs. Kofi Kingston yesterday, but for some reason they didn't follow directions and left the ring. Owens and Zayn appeared in the opening segment of Smackdown and traded barbs with Shane McMahon before Zayn was booked in a match with Kofi Kingston , which Kingston won. (more...)
The Bar reclaim tag titles after New Day interfere The Bar reclaim tag titles after New Day interfere
- November 09, 2017

According to Pwinsider , there are plans to do New Day vs. Cesaro and Sheamus will now face The Usos in a tag champions versus tag champions match. This means that The Bar will now go on to face SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos in their bragging rights match at Survivor Series next weekend, leaving Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins without a match at the event. (more...)
10 students killed in road mishap due to smog in Punjab 10 students killed in road mishap due to smog in Punjab
- November 09, 2017

The accident came a day after four people were killed and over dozen injured in a fatal road accident between a bus and a tipper near on Ferozepur-Fazilka road in Ferozepur due to poor visibility owing to a thick cover of smog in the area. The multiple accidents happened within a span of 10 minutes, police said. The weather department has forecast dense fog conditions for next few days and respite is expected only by next week. (more...)
IIUDs May Have a Surprising Benefit: Protection Against Cervical Cancer
- November 08, 2017

The study suggests the intrauterine devices (IUDs), considered one of the most effective forms of contraception, may be "quietly offering protection" against the third-most common cancer in women worldwide. Confounding variables - or factors that the researcher can't control for - have always been a worry in research on IUDs and cervical cancer, Franco told Live Science. (more...)
OTC painkillers as effective as opioids in the ED
- November 08, 2017

Patients who participated in the study came with a variety pain concerns such as leg fractures, leg and arm strains, and sprains. But given the scope of the US opioid epidemic - more than 2 million Americans are addicted to opioid painkillers or heroin - experts say any dent in the problem could be meaningful. (more...)
The EPA Just Approved Lab-Grown Mosquitoes to Fight Disease
- November 08, 2017

When the bacteria-carrying males mate with wild females, their eggs don't hatch, because Wolbachia prevents the paternal chromosome from forming properly. The company will have to produce millions of its mosquitoes in order to suppress an entire city's mosquito population, Nature reported. In the United States are going to use against infective mosquitoes biological weapons. (more...)
Cipher Capital LP Acquires New Position in Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)
- November 08, 2017

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation. For the current quarter, 8 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $1.25/share. Walgreens Boots Alliance had a net margin of 3.56% and a return on equity of 16.33%. (more...)
Miami private school to sell bulletproof panels for students' backpacks Miami private school to sell bulletproof panels for students' backpacks
- November 08, 2017

The Florida Christian School in Miami has put up the £90 panels on their website in order to give pupils "another level of protection in the event of an active shooter ". Bullet resistant products have been on the market for decades, with new ones popping up after each high-profile mass shooting . He has been an expert witness in dozens of cases in which students were hurt or killed in school shootings, and says the solution was never technology. (more...)
Lupin gets USFDA warning Lupin gets USFDA warning
- November 08, 2017

The company said that the warning letter was issued on Monday for Pithampur unit II of Indore and its Goa plant. There will be no disruption of exisiting product supplies from either of these locations, it added. Sarabjit Kour Nangra, VP-Research- Pharma from Angel Broking, while retaining a buy on the stock says, "Both the plants together contribute more than half of the drug maker's U.S. (more...)
DEA Collects Record 456 Tons Of Opioids On Take Back Day DEA Collects Record 456 Tons Of Opioids On Take Back Day
- November 08, 2017

Since the fall of 2010, the DEA says it's collected 9,015,668 pounds - or 4,508 tons - of potentially risky drugs. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) on Tuesday announced that, working with more than 4,200 local and tribal law enforcement partners, it collected a record-setting 912,305 pounds of expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs for disposal in its 14th Prescription Drug Take Back Day on October 28. (more...)
Even Light Drinking May Raise Your Cancer Risk Even Light Drinking May Raise Your Cancer Risk
- November 08, 2017

A recent survey finds that 70% of Americans are unaware of how alcohol is linked to potential cancer. "People don't typically associate drinking beer, wine, and hard liquor with increasing their risk of developing cancer in their lifetimes", said ASCO President Bruce Johnson, MD, FASCO, in the statement . (more...)
Yemen denies placing Hadi under house arrest in Riyadh Yemen denies placing Hadi under house arrest in Riyadh
- November 08, 2017

OCHA said the coalition had also asked it to clear ships from the rebel-held Red Sea port of Hodeida, a key entry point for United Nations aid. The Saudi-led coalition controls Yemen's airspace but has made little progress on the ground, where the fighting has been stalemated for more than a year. (more...)
Sheep able to recognise the face of Baa-rack Obama
- November 08, 2017

Scientists showed how they could be taught to recognise screen-shot images of celebrity faces using food rewards. Sheep learnt to recognise Barack Obama after being shown his photo a few dozen times, said a study Wednesday which suggested our four-legged friends may be smarter than we think. (more...)
Science Museum Sells 10000 'Stranger Thing' Hoodies on First Day Science Museum Sells 10000 'Stranger Thing' Hoodies on First Day
- November 08, 2017

The wait is over for fans of " Stranger Things ". So, the Science Museum scrambled to make them before the holidays. Soon, the museum will, for the first time ever, sell merchandise online. The release date for the hoodie, crew neck, shirt and more will be at 8 a.m. November 7. "But the good news is that we now have a different e-commerce partner that can handle the demand and, as of 11 a.m., we are back up and running". (more...)