Medicine


Avatar therapy can help schizophrenia patients Avatar therapy can help schizophrenia patients
- November 24, 2017

Professor Stephen Lawrie, head of psychiatry at the University of Edinburgh, recognized the impressive results of the research, but claimed it requires more investigation. The new avatar therapy can help these patients. The voices, which sound real and can be critical and abusive, are hard to ignore even when a patient learns that they are just in the mind . (more...)
Ashburton Jersey Ltd Grows Holdings in Devon Energy Corporation (DVN)
- November 24, 2017

Devon Energy Corporation's ROA is 5.87%, while industry's average is 4.62%. If the Golden Cross is less than 1, then the 50 day moving average is below the 200 day moving average, indicating that the price might drop. Kanawha Capital Management LLC boosted its position in Devon Energy Corporation by 0.3% during the second quarter. Mcclain Value Management Llc decreased Fnfv Group Of Fidelity Nationa (FNFV) stake by 7.8% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (more...)
Drop in Delhi Metro ridership: AAP, BJP blame each other, Cong Drop in Delhi Metro ridership: AAP, BJP blame each other, Cong
- November 24, 2017

Post an increase in the fare, the Delhi metro has suffered a loss of over 3 lakh commuter per day, an RTI enquiry has revealed. This monthly variation in ridership is dependent on the multiple factors like seasons, vacations, holidays, festivals etc. (more...)
Alleged Husband Killer Maryam Sanda Remanded in Prison Custody Alleged Husband Killer Maryam Sanda Remanded in Prison Custody
- November 24, 2017

She pleaded "not guilty" to the two count charges of homicide read to her. Hussein Musa, the defence counsel, askedthe court not to let his client be in custody because she is nursing a child. The Command said it chose to retain Maryam in its custody instead of remanding her in prison considering the fact that she is nursing a baby. The presiding Judge, Justice Yusuf Halilu , adjourned the matter until December 7 after the defendant's arraignment. (more...)
Longbow Research Downgrades Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (CBRL) to Neutral Longbow Research Downgrades Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (CBRL) to Neutral
- November 24, 2017

It has underperformed by 5.54% the S&P500. Among 10 analysts covering Cracker Barrel (NASDAQ:CBRL), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 10% are positive. Horrell Management accumulated 27,941 shares. Bruderman Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Cracker Barrel Old Country Store in the 2nd quarter valued at $111,000. (more...)
Earnings Analysis Of Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR)
- November 24, 2017

Summer Infant Inc now has $29.04 million valuation. The stock traded within a range of $5.64 and $6.04. Credit Suisse Group AG (ADR) (NYSE:CS) has risen 6.69% since November 22, 2016 and is uptrending. The company has market cap of $1.69 billion. The rating was downgraded by Cowen & Co to "Sell" on Monday, October 9. The company was downgraded on Friday, November 4 by Macquarie Research. (more...)
Centre sets floor price for export of onions Centre sets floor price for export of onions
- November 24, 2017

The government on Thursday notified Minimum Export Price (MEP) of onion at $850 per tonne to discourage export against the backdrop of rising prices locally. Onion prices in most retail markets have skyrocketed to Rs 50-65 per kg due to tight supply. The country exported 1.2 million tonnes in April-July of this fiscal, up by 56 per cent from the year-ago period. (more...)
Weather warning for ice across Northern Ireland Weather warning for ice across Northern Ireland
- November 24, 2017

There will be some showers in the north and west, with some sleet and snow showers, mainly on high ground. During the weekend it said that a "polar low" is approaching the United Kingdom bringing cold weather. The gritters will be out overnight but extra care is needed as rain could wash the salt away before it has a change to work properly. Met Éireann said that scattered showers were likely, especially in Ulster and Connacht. (more...)
More Than 4 in 10 Cancers Preventable More Than 4 in 10 Cancers Preventable
- November 24, 2017

The numbers of cancer cases were obtained from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Cancer Institute; the numbers of deaths were obtained from the CDC; risk factor prevalence estimates were obtained from nationally representative surveys; and associated relative risks of cancer were obtained from published, large-scale pooled analyses or meta-analyses. (more...)
Obiano receives Certificate of Return, promises to do more Obiano receives Certificate of Return, promises to do more
- November 24, 2017

He said: "I am happy to receive this Certificate of Return which confers on me the power to pilot the affairs of the state for the next four years". President Muhammadu Buhari has described the outcome of last Saturday's election in Anambra State as a manifestation of the electoral reform, which has begun to bear fruits in the country. (more...)
State parks: #optoutside on Black Friday State parks: #optoutside on Black Friday
- November 24, 2017

State parks in New Mexico are joining the national #OptOutside movement and encouraging residents to use the upcoming holiday weekend to enjoy the outdoors. Back in 2015, REI closed their stores on Black Friday and paid employees to spend the day outside, and encouraged America to do the same when they launched the #OptOutside movement. (more...)
Latest Budget Gives The NHS £350m To Last The Winter Latest Budget Gives The NHS £350m To Last The Winter
- November 24, 2017

But he said the NHS "can no longer avoid the hard debate" on what can be provided by the health service on the funds it is operating on. And Siva Anandaciva, chief analyst for the King's Fund, suggested the funding had come so late that the NHS would be forced to pay bumper rates for extra help. (more...)
Bhuvneshwar Kumar's wedding pics shared on social media Bhuvneshwar Kumar's wedding pics shared on social media
- November 23, 2017

Photos and videos of the wedding ceremony have flooded social media. Bhuvi will host a reception in a hotel in Delhi which is to be likely attended by his teammates, which will include Indian skipper Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin and Suresh Raina. (more...)
Nawaz Sharif deceived courts as well as the people: Imran Khan Nawaz Sharif deceived courts as well as the people: Imran Khan
- November 23, 2017

The Commission also held that it has constrained to hold that Imran Khan has failed to prove that Gulalai had tendered resignation on August 01, 2017. Khyber-Pakhtunkwa (K-P) police chief Salahuddin, MNA Shehriyar Afridi and Education Minister Atif Khan were also present on the occasion. Applauding the police efforts for timely action, Khan said the opposition parties made a hue and cry over Dera Ismail Khan case for political scoring. (more...)
Saudi Arabia eases blockade, reopens Yemen's Hudaydah port Saudi Arabia eases blockade, reopens Yemen's Hudaydah port
- November 23, 2017

The coalition announced in a statement that it would "reopen Sanaa airport to receive the United Nations aircrafts dedicated for humanitarian relief efforts". "If that were to happen that would be a very welcome and critically important development". Wednesday's announcement says the Sanaa airport and the port of Hodeida will reopen, starting from Thursday. (more...)
Coffee more likely to benefit health than harm it Coffee more likely to benefit health than harm it
- November 23, 2017

Drinking coffee was consistently linked with a lower risk of death from all causes and from heart disease. Coffee is "more likely to benefit health than harm it", a review has found. While the review was extensive, it's not the final word on the benefits or otherwise on coffee drinking. To better understand the effects of coffee consumption on health, a team led by Dr Robin Poole , Specialist Registrar in Public Health at the University of Southampton, with collaborators from the ... (more...)
'Sugar industry shut down research over cancer link' 'Sugar industry shut down research over cancer link'
- November 23, 2017

Glantz of the University of California at San Francisco, one of the PLOS Biology study's authors. They discovered that the US's Sugar Research Foundation, now known as the Sugar Association, funded animal experiments to evaluate sucrose's effects on cardiovascular health. (more...)
Comércio, indústria e serviços impulsionam contratações em outubro — Caged Comércio, indústria e serviços impulsionam contratações em outubro — Caged
- November 23, 2017

Na sequência estão as oportunidades de Serviços que registraram 15.915 novos empregos formais (+0,09%). O resultado de outubro é o melhor do ano até agora. Os números vêm apresentando recuperação desde o mês de junho, com as admissões maiores que as demissões. Já no mês de outubro houve uma leve redução nos ganhos reais, de R$ 16,77 no salário de admissão e de R$ 11,38 no salário de demissão, em relação aos salários do mês de setembro de 2017. (more...)
Gwen Stefani Is Getting Blake Shelton a Couch for Christmas Gwen Stefani Is Getting Blake Shelton a Couch for Christmas
- November 23, 2017

Gwen Stefani is giving thanks for the love in her life ahead of America's Thanksgiving holiday, revealing she'll be on the farm for the weekend with boyfriend Blake Shelton . She told the new issue of America's Marie Claire magazine: "What I learned was that my heartbreak was supposed to happen, that it was my objective to write about and share my story". (more...)
Cinnamon Helps Burn Fat Cells, Study Finds Cinnamon Helps Burn Fat Cells, Study Finds
- November 23, 2017

Scientists already knew that cinnamon had the ability to burn fat from lab tests with mice, but the new research showed that it could be effective in humans as well. This long-term storage was beneficial to our distant ancestors, who had much less access to high-fat foods and thus a much greater need to store fat. (more...)