Medicine


SNHD: First flu-related death of child confirmed in Clark County SNHD: First flu-related death of child confirmed in Clark County
- November 22, 2017

The percentage of emergency department visits for influenza was considered at a warning level, with at least 43 percent of emergency department visits for flu-like illnesses were for children up to 4-years-old. The Health District offers these tips to avoid the flu. They also suggest an examination of paid sick leave policies, training to modify health care professional "social and cultural norms", and the use of backup workers to take over for sick colleagues. (more...)
Minnesota Company Fires Appx. 50 Workers For Refusing To Get Flu Shot Minnesota Company Fires Appx. 50 Workers For Refusing To Get Flu Shot
- November 22, 2017

She said she would claim in her appeal that the flu shot mandate was a civil rights or human rights violation. Anyone over 6 months should get the flu vaccine to ward off a virus that impacts hundreds of thousands of Americans each year, and leads to anywhere from 12,000 to 56,000 deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (more...)
'Dancing with the Stars' Finale! The Season 25 Winner Is 'Dancing with the Stars' Finale! The Season 25 Winner Is
- November 22, 2017

The mini-season is set to air in the spring, and ABC revealed that 10 athletes from all different segments of the sports world will go head-to-head for the Mirrorball trophy. It will be a Christmas spectacular as the three finalists advance to the final stage of the competition. First, each couple performed their favorite routines from this season, which meant the Jitterbug Jive for Lindsey , a sultry Samba for Jordan and a sexy pirate tango for Frankie. (more...)
From Wild to Mild: How Different Types of Alcohol Affect Your Mood From Wild to Mild: How Different Types of Alcohol Affect Your Mood
- November 22, 2017

Scientists have found red wine is relaxing while spirits make people feel sexy and confident but more aggressive. Nearly one in three (30 per cent) spirit drinkers found that it made them more aggressive, compared to just 2.5 per cent of red or white wine drinkers and 7 per cent of beer drinkers saying the same. (more...)
Cytokinetics, Inc. (CYTK) Stock Gets Whacked on Disappointing Clinical Results in ALS Cytokinetics, Inc. (CYTK) Stock Gets Whacked on Disappointing Clinical Results in ALS
- November 22, 2017

The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.60) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.64) by $0.04. The company said it would focus on its second drug for ALS, also called Lou Gehrig's disease, but at least one analyst said the high rate of dropouts from the trial on the failed drug might not bode well for the other drug. (more...)
Broncos Turning to Paxton Lynch as Starting QB This Week Broncos Turning to Paxton Lynch as Starting QB This Week
- November 21, 2017

McCoy was relieved of his duties on Monday, and Bill Musgrave - the Raiders' offensive coordinator from 2015-16 - will be in charge of Lynch's work now. The 23-year-old Lynch completed 59 percent of his passing attempts last season but averaged just 5.9 yards per attempt. Osweiler replaced Trevor Siemian three weeks ago but has turned the ball over four times and thrown just three touchdown passes during his three starts. (more...)
Notable Stock in Focus: Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) Notable Stock in Focus: Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM)
- November 21, 2017

It has underperformed by 26.05% the S&P500. WARNING: "Salesforce.com Inc ( CRM ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by SunTrust Banks, Inc." was originally reported by TrueBlueTribune and is the sole property of of TrueBlueTribune. Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC's holdings in Salesforce.com were worth $16,267,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 51,571 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,775,990.31. (more...)
Analytical Report on Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)
- November 21, 2017

The company was maintained on Monday, July 17 by Jefferies. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has "Hold" rating and $240.0 target. SunTrust upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Monday, October 30 report. Wealthfront reported 10,354 shares. Over the past week, shares are 0.76%. Analysts await Aaron's, Inc. Jefferies downgraded the shares of BMY in report on Monday, October 16 to "Hold" rating. (more...)
Eighth child death from fallen IKEA dresser prompts recall reminder Eighth child death from fallen IKEA dresser prompts recall reminder
- November 21, 2017

So far, Ikea has received 186 reports of "tip-over" incidents involving the chests and dressers, 91 of which injured children. The recall applies to customers in Canada and the U-S, and is for adult chests and dressers taller than 29.5 inches and for children's chests and drawers taller than 23.5 inches. (more...)
SC doesn't have drugs for December execution SC doesn't have drugs for December execution
- November 21, 2017

Stone, 52, is on death row for the 1996 murder of Sumter County Sheriff's Sgt. Charlie Kubala. After hitting a record low last year, executions are up slightly in 2017, on pace to end the year at two dozen lethal injections. McMaster said he was asking the state's General Assembly to pass a shield law quickly. State Supreme Court justices set a December 1 execution date for Bobby Wayne Stone, a 52-year-old man on death row for killing a Sumter County sheriff's deputy. (more...)
Rita Ora's blind audition on The Voice Germany backfires Rita Ora's blind audition on The Voice Germany backfires
- November 21, 2017

It feels like Rita Ora's music career has gone from zero to one hundred, and she's won awards left, right and centre for her tunes like "Your Song" and "Body On Me". "Just let us know, are you a double?" asked a confused coach. "No, I'm not a double!" 'Rita, I'm so glad that you're saying this. The 26-year-old, who was a judge herself on the British version of the show in 2015, was disguised as an ordinary contestant singing her track "Your Song". (more...)
Delhi: Shootout near Dwarka metro station, 5 arrested Delhi: Shootout near Dwarka metro station, 5 arrested
- November 21, 2017

No casualty was reported in the shootout. The police on Tuesday exchanged fire with a group of criminals here during a raid conducted jointly with the Punjab police to apprehend a wanted criminal from the state. The services have resumed now. Though five people have been caught, the police are still combing the area to look for one or more men who might have escaped. (more...)
Church leaders who oppose Roy Moore hold rally Church leaders who oppose Roy Moore hold rally
- November 21, 2017

In the wake of several women saying Moore sexually harassed or assaulted them when they were teenagers, the Republican National Committee has pulled support for him , and a number of prominent GOP members have called on Moore to step aside for the December 12 special election. (more...)
Sleeping on back 'doubles' stillbirth risk in pregnancy Sleeping on back 'doubles' stillbirth risk in pregnancy
- November 21, 2017

Britain has one of the highest stillbirth rates in the developed world with one in every 225 babies born dead. Pregnant women might increase their risk of a stillbirth if they sleep on their backs during their third trimester, a new study has found. (more...)
Amir Khan Snake Battle In Jungle Ends In A Loud Scream Amir Khan Snake Battle In Jungle Ends In A Loud Scream
- November 21, 2017

To which Dec replied: "You really haven't seen the show before have you?" Things could also be going from bad to worse for the British-Asian boxer. Speaking before-hand, he says: "I'm quite nervous about my trial, but I've had to deal with it now". (more...)
Padmavati': SC to hear plea against makers to remove 'objectionable' content Padmavati': SC to hear plea against makers to remove 'objectionable' content
- November 20, 2017

The Supreme Court on Monday ruled out banning Deepika Padukone-starrer Padmavati , saying it cannot assume the role of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). Jaipur: The BJP MP from Chittorgarh, C P Joshi, met Union home minister Rajnath Singh on Monday and demanded that the controversial film " Padmavati " should be released only after receiving approval from the erstwhile royal family of Mewar. (more...)
Nebraska regulators approve Keystone XL pipeline Nebraska regulators approve Keystone XL pipeline
- November 20, 2017

That option more closely mirrors the path of the existing Keystone pipeline, cutting through Boyd, Holt, Antelope and Madison counties before running parallel with the Keystone on its way to a pumping station in Steele City, along the Kansas state line. (more...)
Google celebrates Children's Day in Doodle Google celebrates Children's Day in Doodle
- November 20, 2017

He said as Pakistan joins the global community to celebrate Universal Children Day, we re-affirm our commitment and determination to safeguard the rights of our children. Pursuant to our religious and global obligations, the government is fully cognizant of the need for protection and development of children, who are our greatest asset, he maintained. (more...)
Pinellas Deputies Witness Plane Crash on Keene Road Pinellas Deputies Witness Plane Crash on Keene Road
- November 20, 2017

The crash happened between Drew Street and Sunset Point Road around 10:30 a.m. In the video, the plane is seen flying very low over the highway when all of a sudden it appears to try and pull up. The pilot, Marc Benedict, and his passenger were not injured in the crash, according to the sheriff's department. Deputies say both Benedict and his passenger were not hurt in the incident. (more...)
Owning dog linked to lower risk of dying earlier Owning dog linked to lower risk of dying earlier
- November 20, 2017

Lead junior author Mwenya Mubanga said: "The results showed single dog owners had a 11 per cent reduction in risk of cardiovascular disease during follow-up compared to single non-owners", said Mubanga. Prof Fall believed single dog owners' increased social interaction with others may be another heart-friendly benefit. Well, they for sure pick up more shit than those who don't. (more...)