Medicine


Convicted sex offender attacked in New Hampshire court by another prisoner Convicted sex offender attacked in New Hampshire court by another prisoner
- December 02, 2017

Josiah Davies was already seated in the back of the room when Elwell was seated next to him, waiting for his turn to be called for an arraignment and probation violation hearing. The victim's mother said he still posed a danger to young girls and should be sentenced for longer than 15 years. Christopher Elwell was head-butted in court by another prisoner after he admitted to sexual assaulting a child. (more...)
Christ, Symbiosis, Manipal Among 7 Others To Drop 'University' From Their Names Christ, Symbiosis, Manipal Among 7 Others To Drop 'University' From Their Names
- December 02, 2017

While 22 of such institutes do not have " University " in the name notified by the Government, 7 others have been asked to submit proposals suggesting a new name. For instance, Manipal University was registered as Manipal Academy of Higher Education and TERI University as TERI School of Advanced Studies. The Supreme Court has once again asked all " deemed " universities to drop the "university" tag. (more...)
Severe snow and ice warning for Lincolnshire extended by Met Office Severe snow and ice warning for Lincolnshire extended by Met Office
- December 02, 2017

The Met Office has issued a weather warning with a chance of snow hitting London in the next couple of days. "2-5cm of snow may accumulate on ground above 100". A Met Office statement reads: "Icy patches are likely to develop on some untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths or where showers cause wash off on treated roads". (more...)
Crazy Volume Spikes for: Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)
- December 02, 2017

About 1.81 million shares traded. Short-term as well long term investors always focus on the liquidity of the stocks so for that concern, liquidity measure in recent quarter results of the company was recorded 0.70 as current ratio and on the opponent side the debt to equity ratio was 1.17 and long-term debt to equity ratio also remained 1.08. (more...)
Gremio top Lanus for 3rd Libertadores title Gremio top Lanus for 3rd Libertadores title
- December 02, 2017

Both of the Brazilian side's goals came early, with Fernandinho and Luan striking before the half-time break before Jose Sand eventually pulled one back for the Argentinian hosts with a 72nd-minute penalty. Lanus was playing its first final of the Copa Libertadores. The team has 116 goals this year and hopes to extend that run into the FIFA Club World Cup in December in Abu Dhabi. (more...)
Mayor Of Cohoes On Massive Fire Mayor Of Cohoes On Massive Fire
- December 02, 2017

Officials say the fire destroyed or damaged 21 buildings, partly due to stoking from 20 to 30 miles per hour winds. Cohoes is still under a state of emergency as crews prepare to clean up the streets and sidewalks. The man was trying to bend metal with fire in a barrel, said Cohoes Fire Department Chief Joseph Fahd. By the evening, Gomes was charged with 4th degree arson and 1st degree reckless endangerment. (more...)
Feds seek 60-year prison sentence for MI sports doctor Feds seek 60-year prison sentence for MI sports doctor
- December 02, 2017

In a plea agreement with the Michigan Attorney General's Office, Nassar admitted guilt to three counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, one involving a girl under the age of 13. The longtime team doctor for USA Gymnastics "has led a double-life", prosecutors wrote in a memo. "On the surface, he was a respected, world-renowned expert for elite athletes", Lewis said . (more...)
Sheriff: No sightings of missing Florida teen since Sunday Sheriff: No sightings of missing Florida teen since Sunday
- December 02, 2017

Police released photographs that capture Caitlyn Frisina, 17, and Rian Rodriguez, 27, at multiple locations on Sunday: two gas stations in Georgia and SC in addition to a North Carolina pawn shop, according to Fox News . Her parents had issued an emotional plea for her return. Deputies said the pair were also spotted at a Pilot gas station in Saint George, South Carolina; in Hardeeville, South Carolina; and at Parker Jewelry and Pawn Shop in Fayetteville, North Carolina. (more...)
FDA okays opioid use disorder treatment FDA okays opioid use disorder treatment
- December 02, 2017

In a study investigating the efficacy of RBP-6000 in subjects with moderate to severe OUD, initiated on a buprenorphine/naloxone sublingual treatment before receiving 2 RBP-6000 injections on days 1 and 29, the treatment was found to reduce "drug-liking" and reinforcing behaviors on challenges with the μ-opioid agonist hydromorphone (administered before and after RBP-6000 injections on 3 consecutive days of each week of the study period at 6 and 18 mg, and compared with placebo). (more...)
Gragg emerges at UA but no deal yet
- December 02, 2017

However there has been zero confirmation from the UA that Gragg imminently will be hired or that he has interviewed face to face with UA Chancellor Joe Steinmetz or the seven-member advisory committee assisting Steinzmentz in the athletic director search as is the Korn Ferry search firm. (more...)
Teens addicted to smartphones may have a brain imbalance Teens addicted to smartphones may have a brain imbalance
- December 01, 2017

Currently, 46 percent of Americans report "not being able to live without their smartphones". Even though this is an exaggerated sentiment, the number of people becoming highly dependent on portable electronic devices like smartphones for news, information, games, and even the occasional phone call, are increasing. (more...)
Russell Simmons Admits Sexual Assault Guilt By Stepping Down From Companies Russell Simmons Admits Sexual Assault Guilt By Stepping Down From Companies
- December 01, 2017

He apologized for being "neglectful and uncaring" in some of his connections. While he didn't specify all of his businesses - ranging from media to wellness brands - by name, he added that they will be run by "a new and diverse generation of extraordinary executives who are moving the culture and consciousness forward". (more...)
Ex-US Marine gets life for murder and rape of Okinawa woman Ex-US Marine gets life for murder and rape of Okinawa woman
- December 01, 2017

According to the indictment, Shinzato raped Shimabukuro on a road in Uruma on April 28, 2016. The case has intensified longstanding local opposition to the American military presence on the strategic island, which reluctantly hosts almost 75% of land allotted for U.S. (more...)
Toyota to Add Hydrogen Fueling Infrastructure at Calif Toyota to Add Hydrogen Fueling Infrastructure at Calif
- December 01, 2017

Toyota Motor Corp. said Thursday it will enter a tie-up to use a new large-scale fuel cell power generation plant and a hydrogen fueling station in California. Market dynamics that keeps on changing over time and in-depth scrutiny of Electric Vehicles and Fuel Cell Vehicles market sources are also cited. Indeed, Toyota says the Mirai can be filled completely in roughly the same amount of time as a gas auto can be refueled traditionally. (more...)
Kaepernick named victor of Sports Illustrated's Muhammad Ali Legacy Award Kaepernick named victor of Sports Illustrated's Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
- December 01, 2017

The Legacy Award will be presented at the Sportsperson of the Year Awards on December 5. Kaepernick began protesting the national anthem by first sitting, then kneeling during the song in the preseason of 2016. I don't know if there will be a backlash, but we do expect a reaction. He has used his celebrity and philanthropy to benefit of some of our most vulnerable community members. (more...)
PDP Unable to Decide on Convention Committee Chairman PDP Unable to Decide on Convention Committee Chairman
- December 01, 2017

Also speaking to reporters after submitting his nomination form, National Publicity Secretary aspirant, Kola Ologbondinyan, said he was in the race to restore the image of the former ruling party which he said had been battered by the All Progressives Congress (APC). (more...)
Health Department halts dengue vaccination program Health Department halts dengue vaccination program
- December 01, 2017

Dengue is different than most infectious diseases because a person's second infection is typically much more serious than the first. "For individuals who have not been previously infected by dengue virus, vaccination should not be recommended", Sanofi said . (more...)
Man Who Inspired ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Passes Away Man Who Inspired ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Passes Away
- December 01, 2017

Senerchia was diagnosed with ALS in 2013, shortly after marrying his wife Jeanette Hane. "It's a hard disease and tough when you're losing", Jeanette Senerchia said. ALS Charitable Foundation which made substantial monetary donations to Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center for ALS research and he later received the prestigious Castle Connelly National Health Leadership award for all his charitable contributions. (more...)
The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (EL), Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PEI)
- December 01, 2017

Investors has seen a return of equity of 1.70%. Earnings Yield is calculated by taking the operating income or earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) and dividing it by the Enterprise Value of the company. The more stable the company, the lower the score. The score ranges from zero to six where a 0 would indicate no evidence of book cooking, and a 6 would indicate a high likelihood. (more...)
FDA warns Bone treats could harm your dog FDA warns Bone treats could harm your dog
- December 01, 2017

The statement has been periodically updated over the years to factor in the number of reports of canine illnesses and deaths the FDA has received. Most dog treats already come with a warning on the label that pets should be supervised while eating any kind of bone. (more...)