Medicine


United Kingdom to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgers United Kingdom to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgers
- August 18, 2017

The government body says convenience store staples such as ready meals, savoury snacks and sandwiches are the kinds of foods likely to be included in the programme. She said companies were playing their part by making healthier options available and providing nutritional information on packs. The stronger elements of the plan are progressing well, but these alone are not enough. (more...)
Malaga Cove Capital LLC Purchases New Position in L Brands, Inc. (LB) Malaga Cove Capital LLC Purchases New Position in L Brands, Inc. (LB)
- August 18, 2017

The consensus estimates call for $3.23 in EPS and $12.48 billion in revenue for the 2017 full year. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $3.41 and is estimated to be $3.23 for the current year with 285,048,000 shares presently outstanding. (more...)
Court: Gordhan's application for declaratory order unnecessary Court: Gordhan's application for declaratory order unnecessary
- August 18, 2017

How this may play out in the on-going political machinations amid #GuptaLeaks and state capture remains to be seen. Gordhan launched the court bid in 2016 after he claimed that the Oakbay group of companies were putting pressure on him to force South Africa's banks to re-open Gupta accounts after the family was blacklisted. (more...)
Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (HL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (HL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
- August 18, 2017

It has outperformed by 52.65% the S&P500. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. As per Friday, July 29, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, December 15 by Jefferies. Robert W. (more...)
Security manager sacked for harassing woman at Delhi's Aerocity hotel Security manager sacked for harassing woman at Delhi's Aerocity hotel
- August 18, 2017

On Thursday, when she reported for work, she was told to visit the HR department, which kept her waiting for 4- minutes and then issued her the termination letter. The victim, who had been working in the guest section of the hotel for two years, has also alleged that Pawan was forcing her for a physical relationship. (more...)
Teens who vape might be more likely to try cigarettes, study suggests Teens who vape might be more likely to try cigarettes, study suggests
- August 18, 2017

For example, youth who said they had no friends who smoke were particularly at risk of smoking after having tried e-cigarettes, and not the group who reporting having friends who already smoked. The research also underlines the availability of a new generation e-cigarette devices which more closely mimic the conventional cigarettes. The global scientific community is divided over e-cigarettes and whether or not they are a useful public health tool as a nicotine replacement therapy. (more...)
Tina Fey returns to 'SNL Weekend Update' to slam Trump, Ryan Tina Fey returns to 'SNL Weekend Update' to slam Trump, Ryan
- August 18, 2017

Accused by Ceh of doing some unsavoury things, Fallon appeared awkward before admitting, "Yes, I did cut down that cherry tree", in reference to the famous tale of Washington cutting down his father's cherry tree as a young boy. "Next time, when you see a bunch of white boys dressed in polo shirts, screaming about taking our country back and you want to scream, 'It's not our country, we stole it!'..." We stole from the Native Americans.' And when [Native Americans] have a peaceful protest at ... (more...)
Carl Paladino removed from school board Carl Paladino removed from school board
- August 18, 2017

Elia rejected Paladino's contention that he was trying to get information about fraud and corruption within the board out to the media, saying that "is not a defense". In an emotionally-charged meeting on December 29, following the article's publication, the school board voted 7-0 to give Paladino an ultimatum to resign within 24 hours or the body would ask the commissioner to remove him. (more...)
Maneka seeks Sushma's help to rescue Hyderabad teenager sold to Omani Sheikh Maneka seeks Sushma's help to rescue Hyderabad teenager sold to Omani Sheikh
- August 18, 2017

In her complaint to the Falakunuma police, Syeeda said that she had not given the permission for the marriage, but her relatives who had come to visit her before Ramzan conspired and married her daughter to the sheikh. Additional inspector T Murali Krishna said the woman told police that her daughter, who is now in Muscat, called her up some days ago and said that her husband was ill-treating her. (more...)
Missing Mum Tanja Ebert 'Murdered', Say Police Missing Mum Tanja Ebert 'Murdered', Say Police
- August 18, 2017

The renewed search comes after an independent team of police yesterday worked towards completing an Commissioner's Inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the self-inflicted shooting death of Ms Ebert's husband, Michael Burdon, at the property while police were present on Wednesday afternoon. (more...)
Please Don't Say 'Alt-Left.' It's Not a Thing Please Don't Say 'Alt-Left.' It's Not a Thing
- August 18, 2017

He's very much incorrect that there were "fine people" demonstrating in Charlottesville . The meat of Trump's answer can be broken down into parts. So at first glance, self-described "anti-fascists" may appear as a pretty noble group. "I saw club-wielding " antifa " beating white nationalists being led out of the park". (more...)
FDA Approves Drug for ALL Subgroup FDA Approves Drug for ALL Subgroup
- August 18, 2017

Inotuzumab ozogamicin (Besponsa; Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Pfizer) is an investigational antibody-drug conjugate comprised of a monoclonal antibody that targets CD22 - an antigen expressed on cancer cells in most patients with B-cell ALL - linked to a cytotoxic agent. (more...)
Levi's Stadium could be in mix for 2026 World Cup games Levi's Stadium could be in mix for 2026 World Cup games
- August 18, 2017

And Sports Minneapolis, powered by Meet Minneapolis, has already announced its intention to pursue the opportunity. FIFA, the global soccer organization that holds the World Cup every four years, will make a decision on the 2026 host next June, the United Bid Committee said. (more...)
Pit bulls recovering after protecting children from copperhead snake Pit bulls recovering after protecting children from copperhead snake
- August 17, 2017

Together, the dogs killed the snake but were bitten and injected with its venom in the process. Slayer suffered injuries to his face and snout, while Paco was bitten on the leg. After coming to the area, Butt said she saw a large snake - later identified as a poisonous copperhead. "I don't know what I would've done without them", Butt said through tears. (more...)
Blood Test Finds Cancer Before Symptoms Start Blood Test Finds Cancer Before Symptoms Start
- August 17, 2017

According to reports , the test was able to determine tumour DNA in nearly half the patients tested, all of whom had been diagnosed with stage one cancer . Each blood sample was screened with a panel of 58 genes commonly associated with a variety of cancers. Of 71 people with lung cancer, the test found 45% with stage I disease, 72% with stage II disease, 75% with stage III disease and 83% with stage IV cancer. (more...)
Mosquitoes with West Nile Virus found in Mahoning, Columbiana counties Mosquitoes with West Nile Virus found in Mahoning, Columbiana counties
- August 17, 2017

Columbiana County Health Commissioner Wes Vins said there are 29 counties in OH that were found with mosquitoes testing positive for the West Nile Virus. There are no vaccines to prevent or medications to treat West Nile Virus, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Symptoms may include headaches, body aches, joint pains, vomiting, diarrhea or a rash. (more...)
Australian treatment for peanut allergies effective for up to 4 years Australian treatment for peanut allergies effective for up to 4 years
- August 17, 2017

Scientists may have discovered a cure for peanut allergies after a treatment administered four years ago has proven to still be effective in patients. Study lead Professor Mimi Tang said the breakthrough indicates that curing peanut allergies could be done by slowly introducing the allergy-triggering food with high-dose probiotics. (more...)
Daugaard recognizes work and mission of community health centers with statewide proclamation Daugaard recognizes work and mission of community health centers with statewide proclamation
- August 17, 2017

Daugaard's proclamation highlights the contributions community health centers make to the nation's health care system, and to their patients and the communities they serve. "Fifty million dollars that we're talking about is a tiny crumb of the $1.5 billion in LIP funding but it's huge for our centers", said Brad Herremans , the CEO of the Suncoast Community Health Center based in Brandon. (more...)
Swine Flu deaths reported: CM Vijay Rupani visits New Civil Hospital Swine Flu deaths reported: CM Vijay Rupani visits New Civil Hospital
- August 17, 2017

As per the State's health department figures, 2,095 cases were reported this year, with 220 deaths; 746 have been cured and 1129 are under treatment. "Rupani along with state health minister Shankar Chaudhary, today visited Civil Hospitals of Surat, Rajkot, Vadodara and Ahmedabad to take first hand information about the measures being taken by respective authorities to tackle swine flu in the state", a government release said. (more...)
Pubic service announcement: Hair-grooming injuries are more common than you think Pubic service announcement: Hair-grooming injuries are more common than you think
- August 17, 2017

Most were not serious, but in 1.5% of cases, the injuries required medical attention. For ladies, it's upkeep, for gentlemen, it's "manscaping", but it's also potentially unsafe: a quarter of individuals injure themselves while engage in pubic grooming, a study found . (more...)