Medicine


Express Scripts Holding Co (ESRX) Holder Country Trust Bank Decreased Position
- December 23, 2017

Express Scripts Hldg Co Com now has $42.04B valuation. Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ) traded up $0.07 during trading on Friday, hitting $74.53. BARTZ CAROL sold $7.59 million worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGIO) on Wednesday, October 4. (NASDAQ:SAGE) by 185,000 shares to 1.09M shares, valued at $68.06M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (more...)
Capital Bank & Trust Co Trims Stake in Cerner Co. (NASDAQ:CERN)
- December 23, 2017

Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE:SF) has risen 28.71% since December 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 23.48% the S&P500. VANGUARD GROUP INC raised its stake in Cerner Corporation ( NASDAQ : CERN ) by 7.13% during the September 2017 quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. (more...)
ALL Kids children's health insurance program to continue for now ALL Kids children's health insurance program to continue for now
- December 23, 2017

The program will run out of money in early 2018 if Congress doesn't find a way to extend funding, and some states have already issued statements indicating that they are no longer enrolling children in the program and that current recipients might soon lose coverage. (more...)
Clemson cracks 2018 list of best college values Clemson cracks 2018 list of best college values
- December 23, 2017

State University also made the top 10. Among private schools, Kiplinger's says Duke University is the third-best value, and Davidson College came in at no. The full rankings are now available online and will appear in print in the February 2018 issue of Kiplinger's Personal Finance , on newsstands January 9. (more...)
Sam Smith And Brandon Flynn Share Adorable Instagram Snap Sam Smith And Brandon Flynn Share Adorable Instagram Snap
- December 23, 2017

The men seemingly confirmed their romance when they shared a public smooch on the streets of New York City in October, with the pair later seen grabbing dinner together at Catch NYC and walking around Greenwich Village. In another sweet image shared to Brandon's account, Sam casually sits at a table, unimpressed with large snowflake glasses perched on his face. Referring to his current relationship status, he added: "I'm quite happy, so it's quite weird". (more...)
Iran seeks to examine missile parts displayed by US diplomat Iran seeks to examine missile parts displayed by US diplomat
- December 23, 2017

Security Council and major weapons suppliers to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, bear a special responsibility to use the full extent of their leverage to press their partners in the region to end the crisis", read the statement , dubbed "A global call to President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. (more...)
No interim stay on HC order against tobacco picture warnings: SC No interim stay on HC order against tobacco picture warnings: SC
- December 23, 2017

The top court passed the order while dealing with an urgent application moved by Umesh Narain , an advocate and cancer patient, through counsel Aishwaraya Bhatti, seeking an interim stay on the high court order. "In the meanwhile, the High Court shall upload the judgment", the court said. "We don't know the reasoning of the judgement". On December 15, the High Court struck down the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Packaging and Labelling) Amendment Rules, 2014 (COTPA) that ... (more...)
A Male Contraceptive Rub-In Gel Will Start Clinical Trial Next Year A Male Contraceptive Rub-In Gel Will Start Clinical Trial Next Year
- December 22, 2017

Well, first of all, you don't rub it on your genitals. Scientists monitoring them will be looking for their sperm levels to drop to less than one million per millilitre - to ensure pregnancy can be prevented. The six-month study showed the gel method to be effective in reducing fertility. As part of what's expected to last for four years of testing and analysis, the couples will then be asked to use the contraceptive gel as their one and only form of daily birth control for a year. (more...)
Feds arrest Pennsylvania doctor in five opioid overdose deaths Feds arrest Pennsylvania doctor in five opioid overdose deaths
- December 22, 2017

Kraynak's patients who still need treatment, they need care". He will plead not guilty, his lawyer, public defender Thomas Thornton said. "That's sad for the people, the families and it just puts fear in the other doctors trying to do their jobs for the right people", said Andrew Falton of Mount Carmel. (more...)
India woman burned to death during argument in Hyderabad India woman burned to death during argument in Hyderabad
- December 22, 2017

This infuriated Karthik who had earlier threatened her of dire consequences. On Thursday, Karthik again tried to talk to her when she came out of office in the evening. Sandhya Rani, a company receptionist working in Secunderabad, was on her way home from work around 6.45 pm when Karthik, a former colleague, came on a motorbike and stopped to speak to her. (more...)
Sensex hits fresh record high of 33959; Nifty trading over 10480 Sensex hits fresh record high of 33959; Nifty trading over 10480
- December 22, 2017

While the Sensex inched near 34,000, the Nifty ended slightly short of 10,500. Supporting US stocks this week, and by extension global equities, was the passage of $1.5 trillion tax-cutting bill through Congress. "Weak crude prices and strong rupee supported the sentiments", he added. On a closing basis, the S&P BSE mid-cap index was up by 0.11 per cent and the small-cap index by 0.58 per cent. (more...)
Fish may help children sleep and boost intelligence Fish may help children sleep and boost intelligence
- December 22, 2017

The latest suggests that improved sleep may boost intelligence. Leading professor, Jianghong Liu said in a statement that, "This area of research is not well-developed". "Lack of sleep is associated with antisocial behavior; poor cognition is associated with antisocial behavior", explains study co-author Prof. The researchers at the University of Pennsylvania claim that omega-3 fatty acids found in fish may be the reason behind the same. (more...)
Sunny Leone Will Not Perform In Bengaluru For New Year's Eve Sunny Leone Will Not Perform In Bengaluru For New Year's Eve
- December 22, 2017

The Times Creations proprietor Bhavya HS told India Today that the event was being organized at a whopping cost of Rs. 2.5 crore. If they do not get permission, the organisers are likely to move the court again after December 25. They had sought the court's intervention to apply for other clearances without the police permission note and a further direction to other authorities to accept and independently consider the same without insisting for the police permission letter. (more...)
LGBT rights group protests CDC banned words outside of Trump Hotel
- December 22, 2017

CDC Director Brenda Fitzgerald denied that there were banned words earlier this week, with officials attempting to explain that it wasn't a ban, but simply "a budget strategy to get funded". The Trump-Pence Administration banned the CDC from using words like "transgender" and "diversity" in an effort to erase us. Our display concludes with a declaration from the LGBTQ community: "we will not be erased". (more...)
Sportscaster Dick Enberg found dead at home at age 82 Sportscaster Dick Enberg found dead at home at age 82
- December 22, 2017

He was discovered in his home in metro San Diego with his bags packed for a trip that he wouldn't make. He worked for WSAM 1410 AM in Saginaw and eventually went on to Indiana University where he earned a master's and doctorate degree in health sciences. (more...)
Earnings Forecast of Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)
- December 22, 2017

MN's investment portfolio, making the stock its 25th largest holding. Prelude Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Com invested 0.03% in Akamai Technologies, Inc. AKAM has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. TheStreet raised Akamai Technologies from a "c" rating to a "b-" rating in a report on Tuesday, November 14th. (more...)
Cas9 editing minimize hearing loss Cas9 editing minimize hearing loss
- December 22, 2017

As they grew older, by the age of eight weeks, untreated mice did not respond at all to sudden, loud sounds, while treated ones were startled. Hearing loss is the most common form of sensory loss in humans, and nearly half of cases have an underlying genetic component. (more...)
Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGYP) stock moves -14.77% down in last quarter
- December 22, 2017

After $-0.22 actual EPS reported by Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc . for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.09 % EPS growth. Oppenheimer Holdings also issued estimates for Synergy Pharmaceuticals' Q4 2017 earnings at ($0.18) EPS, FY2017 earnings at ($0.90) EPS, FY2018 earnings at ($0.50) EPS, FY2019 earnings at ($0.26) EPS, FY2020 earnings at $0.00 EPS and FY2021 earnings at $0.27 EPS. (more...)
Red Cross: Cholera cases in Yemen reach 1 million as war continues Red Cross: Cholera cases in Yemen reach 1 million as war continues
- December 22, 2017

It is in a proxy war fought between Houthi armed movement, allied with Iran, and a military coalition headed by Saudi Arabia and backed by the US. Eighty per cent of the population has little or no access to food, fuel, clean water or healthcare, allowing disease to spread, according to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). (more...)
'Extra £450m funding' for police in England and Wales 'Extra £450m funding' for police in England and Wales
- December 21, 2017

Police and crime commissioners will also be given the green light to raise local precept contributions by up to £1 a month for a typical household. Together, this will mean force budgets will increase by up to £270 million nationally. With inflation at its highest for years and increasing pressures on a service which has seen Lancashire lose 800 officers and more than 400 police staff, the Government knows this means commissioners will need to raise council tax to even maintain the service ... (more...)