Medicine


Oklahoma has its first two flu deaths of the season Oklahoma has its first two flu deaths of the season
- December 01, 2017

It's that time of the year when the flu starts going viral. Even if you got vaccinated you may be at risk. "Definitely last week, when everyone was out for Thanksgiving and exposed to people coming from out of state and a lot more cold weather, we saw a huge uptick in it", said Remedios. (more...)
Nordea Investment Management AB Raises Stake in Baxter International Inc. (BAX) Nordea Investment Management AB Raises Stake in Baxter International Inc. (BAX)
- November 30, 2017

It has a 39.45 P/E ratio. As per Thursday, April 14, the company rating was upgraded by Piper Jaffray. Of those holders, 387 had increased positions amounting to 24.6 million shares, 440 had decreased positions amounting to 24.78 million shares, and 206 holders have a held position accounting for 419.45 million shares. (more...)
Novel Migraine Tx Shown to Signifcantly Cut Monthly Migraine Days Novel Migraine Tx Shown to Signifcantly Cut Monthly Migraine Days
- December 01, 2017

STRIVE, as with the monoclonal antibody developments generally, represents an incredibly important step forward for migraine understanding and migraine treatment '. He had no role in the research but has tested other migraine drugs and wrote a commentary published with the studies Wednesday by the New England Journal of Medicine . (more...)
Action Pokemon Movie Casts Big Little Lies Star as Female Lead Action Pokemon Movie Casts Big Little Lies Star as Female Lead
- November 30, 2017

That isn't too surprising, given the thought of Pokemon's first real foray into live-action entertainment remaining faithful to a game the vast majority of the audience will barely know exists would be just as insane as, well. Newton's credits include HBO's Emmy-winning " Big Little Lies " and movies " Lady Bird " and " Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ". Apparently, her character is named Lucy, and she goes on a quest with Pikachu, and has a Psyduck has her companion. (more...)
More than half United States toddlers face obesity More than half United States toddlers face obesity
- November 30, 2017

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, roughly 20 percent of American children 6 to 19 years old are obese. The study, which was published in the New England Journal of Medicine , suggests that while overweight children have the highest risk to be obese later in life, those who reach the age of 20 in good shape still face threats if obesity becomes the new normal. (more...)
Dogs more brainier than cats Dogs more brainier than cats
- November 30, 2017

A study led by a Vanderbilt University professor counted for the first time the number of cortical neurons in the brains of cats and dogs and found that dogs possess almost double the amount of neurons compared to cats. The study credits this to the fact that dogs are more social than cats. By counting the neurons in different species, the team was able to determine the relationship between the size of a carnivores' brain and the number of neurons housed inside. (more...)
More Illinoisans buying insurance on exchange this year More Illinoisans buying insurance on exchange this year
- November 30, 2017

More than 95,000 IL residents selected Obamacare exchange plans during the first four weeks of open enrollment this year, compared with about 68,000 at about the same time last year, according to data released Wednesday by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. (more...)
Stocks within Assessment: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY), Synchrony Financial (SYF) Stocks within Assessment: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY), Synchrony Financial (SYF)
- November 30, 2017

The volume of KO witnessed a shift from 8.31 million shares, based on a 50-day average, to 9.42 million shares. BMY shares price shows upbeat performance surged 1.48% during latest trading session. The low EPS estimate is $0.6, while the high EPS estimate is $0.74. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.77 earnings per share. (more...)
'Windies' target Williamson, Taylor to end 22-year New Zealand drought 'Windies' target Williamson, Taylor to end 22-year New Zealand drought
- November 30, 2017

An action-packed season will start in January when England and South Africa host the Netball Quad Series. The worldwide season will finish with a four-Test series against Australia for the Constellation Cup, the two New Zealand games scheduled for Hamilton on October 14 and in Wellington four days later. (more...)
Yemenis killed in auto bombing attack on Finance Ministry building Yemenis killed in auto bombing attack on Finance Ministry building
- November 30, 2017

The force of the blast also shattered windows of adjacent houses. But the Islamic State (IS) claimed responsibility for two previous suicide attacks against security buildings in Aden in November, which killed more than 47. ISIS and the al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) have taken advantage of the chaos and breakdown of security in Yemen to tighten their grip on the southern and southeastern parts of the Arab country. (more...)
Mesut Ozil And Alexis Sanchez Won't Leave In January - Arsene Wenger
- November 30, 2017

Wenger said the 35-year-old had shed "two or three kilos" in order to stay at his best and added: "He gets older, and I think he's fitter than ever". They will have to do so however without a few first-team stars... The prospect of the Gunners losing either one or both of the players at the end of the season will not go down well with Arsenal supporters long starved of league success. (more...)
Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian are on their honeymoon in the Bahamas Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian are on their honeymoon in the Bahamas
- November 29, 2017

Prior to her wedding on November 16 there was no sign of her hitting on court, although she did post footage of herself on a treadmill. "Thanks @bookingcom for helping us find the flawless honeymoon villa". The couple, who welcomed a baby girl - Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. - in September, tied the knot in New Orleans earlier this month. The secluded property, which is situated on a 96-acre site close to one of the world's most abundant barrier reefs in Andros, sports 20-foot high ceilings. (more...)
Married People Have Lower Risk of Dementia Married People Have Lower Risk of Dementia
- November 29, 2017

A worldwide study has found that marriage and companionship lowers the chances of developing the disease. "If people are not properly supported, dementia can be an incredibly isolating experience", he said. Smokers and those with high blood pressure are about 60 percent more likely to develop dementia than people who don't have either of these problems. (more...)
Only 8 of 100 malaria cases detected in India Only 8 of 100 malaria cases detected in India
- November 29, 2017

Nigeria accounted for the highest proportion of cases globally at 27 per cent. "Between 2015 and 2016, there were five million more malaria cases globally, and Rwanda saw the greatest increase in malaria cases, with almost a million people contracting the mosquito-borne disease, according to the World Malaria Report , released on Wednesday". (more...)
Diabetes, Obesity Together Responsible for almost 800000 Cancers Worldwide Diabetes, Obesity Together Responsible for almost 800000 Cancers Worldwide
- November 29, 2017

The authors did not, however, distinguish between type 1 and type 2 diabetes. The two risk factors independently had varying effects, with, for example, diabetes being responsible for around twice the proportion of pancreatic cancer cases that BMI accounted for, whereas BMI accounted for around three times as many endometrial cancer cases as diabetes did. (more...)
Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. Increases Position in Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE:HBI)
- November 29, 2017

The stock declined 0.55% or $0.11 reaching $19.71 per share. Hanesbrands Inc . (NYSE: HBI ) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges. Exane Derivatives accumulated 8,231 shares. Untd Bksh Inc West V (NASDAQ:UBSI) was raised too. (NYSE:HBI) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "HanesBrands: Undervalued And Sell-Off Overdone" on November 21, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their ... (more...)
Annual Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign up and running Annual Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign up and running
- November 29, 2017

As retired Ramstad Middle principal Jim Collins pointed out in an article in Monday's Minot Daily News, "I can't believe all the people that have talked to me since the flood (about) how the Salvation Army helped them". All the money raised from selling goods in Salvation Army thrift stores goes directly back into the community, so if you still have decorating to do, you can shop for a good cause. (more...)
Wenger Responds To Talk Of Wilshere Leaving Arsenal Wenger Responds To Talk Of Wilshere Leaving Arsenal
- November 29, 2017

He said: "First of all, I'd like to say that you sub strikers more than defenders because they have to create, provoke and be incisive". Ozil is free to speak to foreign clubs in January but Wenger denies the Germany worldwide has already agreed to join Barcelona next season. (more...)
Judge Blocks Attempt by New London Doctor to Reopen Practice
- November 29, 2017

A New Hampshire judge has denied a request from solo practitioner family physician Anna M. Konopka, MD to regain her medical license in part because of her decision to practice without an EHR system. Senior Assistant Attorney General Lyn Cusack said Konopka surrendered her license after Board of Medicine investigators confronted her with the results of four separate investigations. (more...)
Viagra to be sold over the counter to thwart online counterfeit dealers
- November 29, 2017

Some, who apparently write jokes as part of their job, even used it to promote their one man show. Sildenafil is already available on NHS prescription free of charge. "Erectile dysfunction can be a debilitating condition, so it's important men feel they have fast access to quality and legitimate care, and do not feel they need to turn to counterfeit online supplies which could have potentially serious side effects". (more...)