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Akamai Technologies (AKAM) Ownership Increased by Baird Financial Group, Inc Akamai Technologies (AKAM) Ownership Increased by Baird Financial Group, Inc
- November 16, 2017

Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ:AKAM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 24th. Market capitalization is the total market value of all of a company's outstanding shares. First Trust Advisors LP lifted its position in shares of Akamai Technologies by 2.3% in the third quarter. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 60,489 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,101,759.09. (more...)
UConn doc: New blood pressure guidelines bode well for improved diagnosis, health UConn doc: New blood pressure guidelines bode well for improved diagnosis, health
- November 16, 2017

If your blood pressure is too high, it might not be because of the political climate this time. The distinction between those who now have high blood pressure and those who need medication is important: while the number of United States adults with hypertension will rise to 46 percent from 32 percent, only a small fraction of those will need drugs to treat it, say the authors of the guidelines. (more...)
The First Smart Pill Allows Doctors to Track It Down After Swallowing The First Smart Pill Allows Doctors to Track It Down After Swallowing
- November 16, 2017

This patch in turn relays a message to a smartphone app that passes on the data to the relevant medical professionals. The pill, called the Abilify Mycite, is embedded with a sensor that tracks ingestion. He acknowledged that some people may initially "feel wary" of ingesting a sensor. This way, they can see if the treatment is effective, and prevent patients from not taking their medication correctly. (more...)
Kids' health put at risk by grandparents Kids' health put at risk by grandparents
- November 15, 2017

The aim of the review, published in the journal PLOS ONE , was to identify any potential influence grandparents' habits may have on their grandchildren's long-term cancer risk factors. Based on the evidence, risk factors appearing in childhood increase the likelihood of death due to cancer in adulthood. In addition to physical problems in children raised by grandparents have psychological. (more...)
It is time for the Great American Smokeout It is time for the Great American Smokeout
- November 15, 2017

Even quitting for one day is a huge step toward a healthier life. Each year more than 480,000 people in the United States die from illnesses related to tobacco use. Share your quit date with the important people in your life and ask for support. The urge to smoke is short-usually only three to five minutes-but those moments can feel intense. (more...)
Two Pa. fires lead to second CPSC warning about hoverbards Two Pa. fires lead to second CPSC warning about hoverbards
- November 15, 2017

Hoverboards are two-wheeled, battery-powered scooters (without a handlebar) that have a pivoting platform intended for the rider's feet. Along with the LayZ Board , the CPSC is also recalling products by the following brands: Dollar Mania Sonic Smart Wheels, Tech Drift , Digital Products iLive, iHoverspeed, Four Star Imports Go Wheels, Drone Nerds , and Salvage World. (more...)
The universe will soon face the most powerful gravitational waves
- November 15, 2017

Now available pulsar timing arrays were sufficient to reveal gravitational waves in fewer than 1% of probabilistic simulations based on these local sources, which helps explain the lack of positive results obtained so far. Whenever two galaxies collide their dark supermassive hole spirals to form to merge with each other. A new research predicts that a collision of two supermassive black holes will generate gravitational waves . (more...)
GST Rejig: 178 Items to be Cheaper From Today GST Rejig: 178 Items to be Cheaper From Today
- November 15, 2017

Restaurants in starred-hotels that charge Rs 7,500 or more per day room tariff will be levied at 18 percent GST ( Goods and Services Tax ) but input tax credit (ITC), a facility to set off tax paid on inputs with final tax, is allowed for them. (more...)
Brown promises legal action on Trillian 'liars' Brown promises legal action on Trillian 'liars'
- November 15, 2017

Qoma was testifying earlier in the day before the Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises during Parliament's inquiry into state capture at Eskom. Brown's statement came after Eskom spokesperson Khulani Qoma accused her of lying. He said Brown had lied about her relationship with Trillian, formerly owned by Gupta lieutenant Salim Essa, because she had been embarrassed by media reports. (more...)
US Bancorp (USB) is River Road Asset Management LLC's 2nd Largest Position
- November 15, 2017

Bank Pictet & Cie Asia Ltd who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $544.12B market cap company. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 5.84 million shares versus an average volume of 5.29 million shares during last trading session. (more...)
Acquires 7866 Shares of Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSE:XLE) Acquires 7866 Shares of Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSE:XLE)
- November 15, 2017

Doing the necessary homework, investors have a wealth of information about publically traded stocks. Shares of SPDR S&P Biotech ( NYSEARCA:XBI ) traded down $1.09 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $81.68. The 14-day ADX presently sits at 10.84. CCI is an indicator used in technical analysis that was designed by Donald Lambert. Traders may use these levels to help identify stock price reversals. (more...)
Argos Therapeutics (ARGS) Trending Activity with Technical Depiction
- November 15, 2017

A stock that maintains a relatively stable price has low volatility. Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: ABX ) posting a -0.21% after which it closed the day' session at $13.95 and the company has experienced volume of 5,064,891 shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 9.14M share while its relative trading volume is 0.55. (more...)
Privacy campaigner can sue Facebook Ireland, but on his own
- November 15, 2017

Mr Bobek's opinion states that Mr Schrems' case would be limited to his own personal claim and that he is not entitled to bring a class action suit against the USA tech giant. Schrems said that this opinion was "unfortunately hard to understand", and countered that if people were to bring separate cases this would drive court costs up for everyone. (more...)
Stop using antibiotics on healthy animals - World Health Organization weighs in on resistance debate
- November 15, 2017

This occurs when bacteria doesn't respond to the drugs created to kill them and it is one of the most urgent threats to the public's health. While, antibiotic resistance is the ability of bacteria to survive treatment with antibiotics, antimicrobial resistance is the general term for drug resistance of microbes. (more...)
Kentucky vs. Kansas College Basketball Predictions Against The Spread Kentucky vs. Kansas College Basketball Predictions Against The Spread
- November 15, 2017

The Jayhawks have been effective in transition the last few seasons, and Self also doesn't want to create a situation where his guys aren't playing aggressively. Freshman forward Kevin Knox is second in scoring (11.5 ppg), rebounding (7.0 rpg) and with four steals. "We need to not let teams get comfortable and be in a total rhythm the whole time ", Self said. (more...)
Man fighting to keep 'emotional support' squirrel at condo Man fighting to keep 'emotional support' squirrel at condo
- November 15, 2017

But he could lose her. According to WFLA News , property management at the Island Walk Condominiums discovered the squirrel in April and filed a compliant with the condo association. "She's just like an inside cat". Apparently Boylan was able to receive an emotional-support classification for his squirrel simply by visiting RegisterMyServiceAnimal.com after his doctor gave him a note say that he had post-traumatic stress syndrome as the result of a vehicle accident. (more...)
I&B Ministry is doing unconstitutional, unprecedented thing: Sasidharan, director of S Durga I&B Ministry is doing unconstitutional, unprecedented thing: Sasidharan, director of S Durga
- November 15, 2017

According to reports the jury members of IFFI were not aware of this decision as well. Meanwhile , Jadhav admitted that he has been in touch with Sasidharan and is following in his footsteps. "Nobody informed me about the decision", Jadhav had told PTI. When asked if he would be attending the festival, Advani said that he was uncertain, as he might have to attend a shoot of a show he is producing. (more...)
President Muhammadu Buhari dares IPoB, arrives Ebonyi President Muhammadu Buhari dares IPoB, arrives Ebonyi
- November 15, 2017

The post Breaking: Buhari commissions 700m length African Trans-Sahara route twin flyover from Enugu to Cameroon appeared first on Vanguard News . THE Ebonyi State police command, on Monday, warned the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and political parties' supporters against disruptive acts during President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to the state today. (more...)
FDA issues strong warning about kratom to treat pain, opioid addiction
- November 14, 2017

It's taken recreationally for its euphoric effects, as a dietary supplement, to treat anxiety and depression, and more. But it has addictive properties of its own, FDA says in a public health advisory related to the FDA's mounting concerns regarding risks associated with the use of kratom. (more...)
At least 3 KILLED after shooter opens fire at school
- November 14, 2017

Law enforcement says the shooter was shot and killed by police. A helicopter medical crew reported they were transporting a 6-year-old victim with two gunshot wounds to Mercy Medical Center. (more...)