Medicine


Disneyland source of outbreak Disneyland source of outbreak
- November 14, 2017

Disney says they are good to go, but it is waiting on approval from the Orange County Health Care Agency before it starts using them again. Those who were afflicted ranged in age from 52 to 94. Walt Disney Co's (NYSE: DIS ) Disneyland park in California has been connected to an outbreak of Legionnaire's disease . These towers were closed down and disinfected to clear them of the disease. (more...)
NPA urges members to be Antibiotic Guardians as awareness weeks gets underway
- November 14, 2017

Antibiotic resistance leads to longer hospital stays, higher medical costs and increased mortality. As part of the continuous effort to enhance public awareness and understanding of antimicrobial resistance , the WHO is organizing the World Antibiotic Awareness Week ( WAAW ) 2017 from 13 to 19 November 2017. (more...)
Guidelines For Reading High Blood Pressure Changing Guidelines For Reading High Blood Pressure Changing
- November 14, 2017

The new guidelines reflect years of research, which have shown that people within the new range of blood pressure defined as hypertension have doubled their risk of cardiovascular problems in the future, such as heart attacks or strokes. (more...)
Accused shot at by juvenile assailants at Rohini court premises Accused shot at by juvenile assailants at Rohini court premises
- November 13, 2017

When Vinod was being taken back an assailant opened fire on him, injuring him critically. Rohini Bar Association President Mahavir Sharma told IANS that no entry pass was needed for anyone to enter the court premises. S N Sharma, former secretary of Rohini Court Bar Assocition, who was present in the corridor where Vinod was shot, said, "He was shot at point blank range". (more...)
Massive fire accident in Annapurna Studios Massive fire accident in Annapurna Studios
- November 13, 2017

The sets of " Manam " and " Sye Raa " were reportedly gutted in the fire. The studio belongs to actor Akkineni Nagarjuna. Suddenly the fire broke out this evening. The sets made of wood caught fire rapidly, however, no casualties have been reported so far. Due to the heavy traffic, the fire tenders arrived late and the staff members had to barricade the studio to prevent people from entering. (more...)
Ring in the holidays with the Salvation Army Ring in the holidays with the Salvation Army
- November 13, 2017

Last year, the tree helped over 1,000 kids receive presents. "We just raise as much as we can", said Gary Shipley. Members of the Salvation Army hope this year more and more people will donate in support of those in need. The goal this year is $500,000. Bell ringers and the familiar red kettles will be posted outside businesses in the metro area. If so, while you're there, you can help make a child's Christmas special. (more...)
10-Month old baby weighs like a 9-year-old child
- November 13, 2017

The baby's rare weight condition has left doctors puzzled. While it is unclear what is causing the baby's extreme weight, doctors believe Luis could be suffering from Prader-Willi Syndrome. "It hurts to watch the nurses search among the rolls of fat on his arms for a vein", said father Mario Gonzales. But he can not walk or even crawl. (more...)
Sensex Closes 281 Points Lower, Nifty Below 10250 Sensex Closes 281 Points Lower, Nifty Below 10250
- November 13, 2017

The positive start soon gave way to nervousness as the BSE index cracked below 33,000, but finally ended at 33,033.56 - a three week low - down 281 points, or 0.84%. "Oil remained well supported as ongoing output cuts led by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russian Federation contributed to a significant reduction in excess supplies, also as tensions in the Middle East raised the prospects of supply disruptions", Desai told IANS. (more...)
NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Position Increased by Daiwa Securities Group Inc
- November 13, 2017

Fore Research & Management Lp who had been investing in Nxp Semiconductor Nv for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $40.15B market cap company. Needham maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, September 7 report. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, November 2 by Robert W. (more...)
Australia-India-Japan-US Consultations on the Indo-Pacific Australia-India-Japan-US Consultations on the Indo-Pacific
- November 13, 2017

US President Donald Trump on Monday sought Southeast Asia's support for his Indo-Pacific Dream in the region, calling for trade arrangements based on "fairness and reciprocity". The Japan foreign ministry's press note said that the officials "discussed measures to ensure a free and open global order based on the rule of law in the Indo-Pacific". (more...)
Sexual activity is very rarely heart-stopping Sexual activity is very rarely heart-stopping
- November 13, 2017

The British Heart Foundation says about 10,000 people die in the United Kingdom each year because bystanders do not know how to do CPR if they see someone having a heart attack. It usually causes death, if it's not treated within minutes. Of the nearly 5,000 sudden cardiac arrests identified by the scientists, 34 were linked to sexual activity. (more...)
Fani-Kayode Decries Assassination Attempt On Wike Fani-Kayode Decries Assassination Attempt On Wike
- November 13, 2017

In a statement, the former Rivers governor said although he eventually passed through unhurt, his vehicle was "vandalised with a broken side mirror". "The SARs Personnel and Soldiers in the Minister's convoy hit down the Governor's Escort Rider and attacked the policemen in the pilot vehicle", the statement said. (more...)
Doug Baldwin After Seahawks Lose Richard Sherman Doug Baldwin After Seahawks Lose Richard Sherman
- November 13, 2017

Russell Wilson was hit basically in the face by Karlos Dansby in the third quarter of the Seahawks' 22-16 win over the Cardinals on Thursday night. Referee Walt Anderson instructed Wilson to go get evaluated on the sideline and the quarterback obliged, strolling into the blue medical tent. (more...)
Gurgaon schools to remain closed on Monday due to air pollution, smog Gurgaon schools to remain closed on Monday due to air pollution, smog
- November 13, 2017

As a thick smog hung over Delhi, leaving people gasping for breath since last week, the government had chose to close schools after it received reports from authorities concerned that the PM 10 level was recorded at "close to severe" air quality. (more...)
Actors shouldn't enter politics just because they're popular, says Prakash Raj Actors shouldn't enter politics just because they're popular, says Prakash Raj
- November 13, 2017

Multi-lingual actor Prakash Rai, better known as Prakash Raj , has joined Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan in the list of celebrities who have been "removed" from branding contracts following pressure from right wing forces. "I don't like actors joining politics because they are actors and have fans". See, I'm a bigger actor than you people (Modi government) and I can tell when you are acting. (more...)
Seahawks' Sherman Out For Season With Ruptured Achilles Seahawks' Sherman Out For Season With Ruptured Achilles
- November 13, 2017

While making a pass to tight end Jimmy Graham in the third quarter, Wilson took a hard helmet hit to the chin from Cardinals linebacker Karlos Dansby. After sitting out for one play, Wilson returned to the field for two more plays before the Seahawks were forced to punt. We know this because he went into the tent alone and emerged seconds later . (more...)
"Newton", "Jolly LLB 2" among films to be screened at IFFI
- November 12, 2017

These films were selected by a 13-member jury for the screening at the film festival. I have written to the federation expressing my disappointment as both " Nude " & " Sexy Durga " are important films that present women with utmost dignity and respect. (more...)
An Ordinary Contraceptive Reduces the risk of Developing Cervical Cancer An Ordinary Contraceptive Reduces the risk of Developing Cervical Cancer
- November 12, 2017

HPV is a common sexually transmitted virus that is usually symptomless but is linked to most of the 3,100 cases of cervical cancer in Britain each year. Professor Peter Sasieni, Cancer Research UK's screening expert and lead author based at QMUL, said: "The NHS should benefit from the investment that it's made by introducing the vaccination programme". (more...)
Disneyland Shuts Down Cooling Towers After Disease Reported Disneyland Shuts Down Cooling Towers After Disease Reported
- November 11, 2017

According to the Los Angeles Times , 12 cases of Legionnaires disease were discovered three weeks ago in people who had recently visited Disneyland. The victims' ages range from 52 to 94. They were turned on November 5th, but were taken out of service again on November 7th and will remain off until tests verify they are free from Legionella contamination. (more...)
Sangamo Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:SGMO) Institutional Investors Quarterly Sentiment
- November 11, 2017

Ecor1 Capital Llc holds 4.01% of its portfolio in Sangamo Therapeutics Inc for 2.57 million shares. Finally, Trexquant Investment LP bought a new stake in shares of Sangamo Therapeutics during the second quarter worth about $726,000. SGMO has been the subject of a number of research reports. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 12 by Jefferies. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies set a $8.00 price target on Sangamo Therapeutics and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research ... (more...)