Medicine


Woman with Down's Syndrome makes history at beauty pageant Woman with Down's Syndrome makes history at beauty pageant
- November 29, 2017

While she didn't win the overall crown, she did win two awards: The Spirit of Miss USA Award as well as the Director's Award. "It's kind of insane". See below for more from the Miss Minnesota USA pageant. Mikayla Holmgren is a student at Bethel University in Saint Paul. Denise Wallace Heitkamp, a Miss USA executive, told Holmgren she "exudes the spirit of Miss USA", as she presented her with the Spirit Award. (more...)
FDA Issues Warning for Dangerous Dog Bone Treats FDA Issues Warning for Dangerous Dog Bone Treats
- November 28, 2017

Other complications include choking, digestive tract obstruction, cuts to the mouth, vomiting diarrhea, and bleeding from the rectum. "Giving your dog a bone treat might lead to an unexpected trip to your veternarian, a possible emergency surgery, or even death for your pet", Carmela Stamper, a veternarian with the FDA's Center for Veterinary Medicine, said in a statement. (more...)
Buhari Approves Payment Of Outstanding Paris Club Refund Buhari Approves Payment Of Outstanding Paris Club Refund
- November 28, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari issued a directive for the the payment of outstanding Paris and London Clubs refunds before the end of the year. This, the President noted, would allow the workers have a handsome Christmas celebration. We also made a request for Mr. President's approval that the balance should form part of our 2018 budgets because we can't do anything until we are sure that the money is coming. (more...)
AC/DC's Malcolm Young Laid To Rest Following Private Funeral AC/DC's Malcolm Young Laid To Rest Following Private Funeral
- November 28, 2017

Mary's Cathedral in Sydney, Australia. AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young . Family including younger brother Angus Young and some of the biggest names in Australian rock such as Jimmy Barnes, Angry Anderson and promoter Michael Chugg were at today's service at St Mary's Cathedral in Sydney. (more...)
Scarlet fever rates in England hit highest levels since 1967
- November 28, 2017

Children between the ages of 5 and 15 years are most at risk. Left untreated, it can lead to serious illness or even death. "Guidance on management of outbreaks in schools and nurseries has just been updated, and research continues to further investigate the rise", she said. (more...)
Russian cosmonauts discover alien bacteria outside International Space Station?
- November 28, 2017

The bacteria was brought back to Earth on the swabs and is now being studied, though the Russian space agency says it shouldn't be considered unsafe. Alive bacteria have been found outside the International Space Station (ISS) and a cosmonaut thinks that the microbes could be extraterrestrial. (more...)
Up-to-date Analyst's Assessments: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO), Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) Up-to-date Analyst's Assessments: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO), Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL)
- November 28, 2017

Home Depot Inc/The now has $203.38 billion valuation. (NASDAQ:AMGN) has risen 5.27% since November 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.04% the S&P500. Rockland Trust Co. increased its position in shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific by 1.5% in the third quarter. Abner Herrman And Brock reported 0.85% stake. (more...)
Raje government makes singing of national anthem mandatory in hostels Raje government makes singing of national anthem mandatory in hostels
- November 28, 2017

Clearly, the Raje government which recently was under attack for a controversial legislation that sought to gag the media from writing against tainted bureaucrats till the chief minister decided that these babus could be tried for their alleged impropriety has identified its priorities. (more...)
Woman Passenger Slaps Air India Staff at Delhi's IGI Airport
- November 28, 2017

A heated exchange soon ensued and the passenger slapped the lady airline staff, who hit her back. The staff refused to issue the boarding pass and directed her to the duty manager. She reported at 4.18 am for check-in and was denied boarding. An investigation has been ordered in the matter. The incident happened after the passenger got into an argument with the official because she was denied a boarding pass as she had come late, the police said. (more...)
NFF: Falcons to get same treatment as Eagles NFF: Falcons to get same treatment as Eagles
- November 28, 2017

He also expressed his concern that the Nigerian Women team, Super Falcons, seem to have been neglected, but promised that a new coach will be named in the next ten days. "It has been a tortuous journey. Remember we did not qualify for the last two Nations Cup", Pinnick began. Between the three of us; Shehu Dikko, Seyi Akinwunmi and myself, we held series of meetings in my house and we looked at the A to Z of everything that could be an impediment to our qualifying for the World Cup. (more...)
Oyediran, 'husband killer', bags 7-year jail term Oyediran, 'husband killer', bags 7-year jail term
- November 28, 2017

According to him, it is unfortunate that atimes, emotions get the better of people, asking the court whether the term of imprisonment should be allowed to ruin the life of the defendant or reform it and asking the court to hold that imprisonment is not to ruin but to reform and suggested that the court give her the least conviction by considering the natural outcome of a conviction which includes loss of job. (more...)
Zaheer Khan, Sagarika Ghatge wedding: Couple host grand reception; see pictures Zaheer Khan, Sagarika Ghatge wedding: Couple host grand reception; see pictures
- November 28, 2017

The couple of pictures which came out on the internet the very same day and made their fangs gush about them, later we updated you with the pictures of the newlyweds hosting the reception party for their fellow mates. A few days back Virat changed her Instagram DP with Anushka and his picture which gave their fans a real treat. Well, we were already quite smitten looking at their chemistry on the red carpet but seeing them hold hands throughout the ceremony just melted our hearts. (more...)
Can extend Aadhaar linking deadline to Mar 31: Centre to SC Can extend Aadhaar linking deadline to Mar 31: Centre to SC
- November 28, 2017

Attorney general K K Venugopal, appearing for the Centre, opposed the plea and said an interim order could not be passed in a matter of "national importance". He had said such people would not be denied the benefits of social welfare schemes till March 31. However, "those having Aadhaar would be required to seed it with SIM cards, bank accounts and others schemes", it had said. (more...)
Zimbabwe: Chombo, Chipanga Refused Bail Zimbabwe: Chombo, Chipanga Refused Bail
- November 28, 2017

The magistrate also expressed concern that the former minister could skip Zimbabwe to avoid prosecution over his alleged crimes against the state, among them stealing from the country's central bank. Zimbabwe is struggling with a severe shortage of the US dollars it uses instead of its own currency. On Saturday, he became the first Mugabe loyalist to be charged following the military intervention that forced the 93-year-old leader from office. (more...)
Newborn Found Dead Under Porch, Mother Charged Newborn Found Dead Under Porch, Mother Charged
- November 28, 2017

Eric Hermick of the Pennsylvania State Police told CBS. Robinson went a hospital Sunday for treatment related to childbirth. The baby was covered in a t-shirt and placed inside of a Walmart bag. "This baby was in excellent physical condition". "[The family] all indicated to us they weren't aware, that she kept it a secret ", Hemrick added . (more...)
'Tis the season for deer 'Tis the season for deer
- November 28, 2017

The best of those 30 deer was a big-bodied buck with a high, 10-pont rack of antlers, harvested just a short distance from the shop. License sale data suggest fewer hunters were in the woods this year than in 2016. As a result, there has been more food for the deer. Antlerless and antlered seasons then run concurrently from the first Saturday, December 2, to the season's close. (more...)
Coffee Consumption and Health Outcomes: An Umbrella Review of the Evidence Coffee Consumption and Health Outcomes: An Umbrella Review of the Evidence
- November 28, 2017

Four cups of coffee a day can decrease the risk of a series of cancers, including prostate, endometrial, skin, or liver. Coffee intake during pregnancy is, in fact, linked to pregnancy loss, preterm birth, and lower birth rates, so pregnant women should steer clear of coffee, irrespective of its benefits to the health. (more...)
Analytical Report on Schlumberger Limited (SLB) Analytical Report on Schlumberger Limited (SLB)
- November 28, 2017

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (ADR) (NASDAQ:JASO) has declined 7.04% since November 26, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. Verus Prtnrs invested 0.29% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAG) for 1.96 million shares. Ferguson Wellman Capital Mngmt Incorporated invested in 1.55% or 452,699 shares. (more...)
Target Corp. (TGT), AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)
- November 28, 2017

Amerigo Asset Management purchased a new position in United States Steel during the third quarter valued at $158,558,000. Global X Management Co. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its holdings in shares of United States Steel by 10.7% in the second quarter. (more...)
Pope Francis visits Myanmar amid crisis
- November 28, 2017

The pope and Gen. Min Aung Hlaing, who was accompanied by three other generals and a lieutenant colonel, met that first evening in the Yangon archbishop's residence, where the pope is staying. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson of conducting a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" by driving 620,000 Rohingya from western Myanmar into Bangladesh since August. (more...)