Medical


If you're ditching cow's milk, soy is the most nutritious alternative If you're ditching cow's milk, soy is the most nutritious alternative
- January 31, 2018

The research team compared existing data on the four most popular types of plant milks in the world - almond, soy, rice and coconut, all unsweetened - with 3.25% whole cow's milk. This is due to soy's phytoestrogens, which are chemicals that mimic female hormones. Con: Rice milk contains just 1 gram of protein per serving and contains more sugar than cow's milk. (more...)
Rayudu gets two-match ban for Syed Mushtaq Ali melee Rayudu gets two-match ban for Syed Mushtaq Ali melee
- January 31, 2018

Controversy had engulfed the game after confusion regarding a boundary during Karnataka's innings when two runs were signaled by the on-field umpire even though the fielder had touched the boundary ropes while fielding. Ambati Rayudu was highly displeased with the development as Hyderabad lost the match despite scoring 203/9. Due to Rayudu's protest, the subsequent match between Kerala and Andhra had to be truncated to 13-overs a side. (more...)
Intelligent Packaging Market Unparalleled Surge in Industry| Research Insights by MRFR Intelligent Packaging Market Unparalleled Surge in Industry| Research Insights by MRFR
- January 31, 2018

Cosmetics Packaging Market report analyses the industry potential for each geographical region based on the growth rate, macroeconomic parameters, consumer buying patterns, market demand and supply scenarios. Global Isothermal Packaging Sales (Thousands Units) and Revenue (Million USD) Market Split by Product Type such as , . This independent 110 pages report guarantees you will remain better informed than your competition. (more...)
Ryan Holets, Officer Who Adopted Heroin Addict's Baby, Honored In Trump's SOTU Ryan Holets, Officer Who Adopted Heroin Addict's Baby, Honored In Trump's SOTU
- January 31, 2018

Trump honored the family during his address, telling Ryan and Rebecca, "you embody the goodness of our nation". Holets made global news when he and his wife, Rebecca, adopted a baby girl whose mother was addicted to heroin. "Scientific studies have demonstrated that babies in the womb feel pain at twenty weeks", he continued. "I can't drive anywhere without noticing people that are homeless". (more...)
Put folic acid in bread to protect babies Put folic acid in bread to protect babies
- January 31, 2018

In 2015, researchers said more than 2,000 babies had suffered serious birth defects due to the Government's "failure" to add folic acid to flour . It is also important to know that high doses can affect the effect of some seizure medicines, and some medication can lower the amount of folic acid you can absorb. (more...)
Teen with terminal cancer weds high school sweetheart Teen with terminal cancer weds high school sweetheart
- January 31, 2018

She's been there for me through this whole process", he told The Washington Post . The couple reunited as high school seniors and last week saw their venue for the first time. "All the people I love". There wasn't a dry eye in the venue when the couple tied the knot surrounded by friends and family, reports CBS affiliate WTSP. (more...)
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA), Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS)
- January 31, 2018

Twenty-First Century Fox , Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA ) are making a strong comeback as they have jumped 56.15% since bottoming out on November 06, 2017. Beese Fulmer Management reported 0.17% in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Oregon-based Ims Capital Management has invested 0.2% in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Because 23.87 is isolated for the performance of the stock alone, the 16.78 factors in growth to get a better outlook on its future performance since P/E can present a high-growth stock as ... (more...)
College tennis player suspended for racist comment College tennis player suspended for racist comment
- January 31, 2018

Appalachian State University has suspended a freshman tennis player and his coach after "derogatory and offensive" behavior was displayed at a match against a North Carolina A&T State athlete. The athletics program suspended Spencer indefinitely! Now, about that personal call to Wilson, Appalachian State? A Black college tennis player was on the receiving end of racist comments being hurled his way by his white opponent over the weekend. (more...)
Can Kris Wu convince China to start watching NFL? Can Kris Wu convince China to start watching NFL?
- January 31, 2018

NFL China Managing Director Richard Young said "Kris Wu is an extremely talented individual and will be a great representative for NFL's rapidly growing fan base in China ". Wu also is becoming a familiar presence at worldwide events overseas. He walked the Burberry runway in 2016 at London Fashion Week and made his Hollywood debut in 2017 with xXx: Return of Xander Cage . (more...)
CDC warns public after rise in reported flu cases CDC warns public after rise in reported flu cases
- January 31, 2018

Martha Buchan are promoting healthy guidelines. Two young mothers - Tandy Harmon of Gersham, Oregon, and Karlie Illg Slaven of Hendricks County, Indiana - also died of the flu last week. Since Oct. 1, almost 9,000 flu-related hospitalizations were reported nationwide and widespread flu activity is being experienced in 49 states, with high activity noted in 32, including Virginia. (more...)
Flu season on track to be worst in a decade Flu season on track to be worst in a decade
- January 31, 2018

High dose injectable vaccine will also be available for those ages 65 and over. The prior week ending January 20, there were 15 deaths. For the 2017-18 flu season, 46 people have died across the state. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Senior citizens, infants and those with other medical conditions are also more susceptible, she said. "It's really the same thing as with influenza except there is no vaccine", he says. (more...)
More than 50000 American Bridges Are Falling Apart More than 50000 American Bridges Are Falling Apart
- January 31, 2018

A new report released Monday found there is one "structurally deficient" bridge every 27 miles on US highways. Over the last five years, bridge investment has accounted for 22.4 percent of highway and bridge contract awards in the state, compared to an average of 28.9 percent nationwide. (more...)
Here's the reason why 'Harry Potter' has been banned from 'Mastermind' Here's the reason why 'Harry Potter' has been banned from 'Mastermind'
- January 31, 2018

Helsby said that a number of popular sitcoms with fewer episodes, such as Fawlty Towers , Blackadder and Father Ted , "have been exhausted for new questions". "Every contender has to agree three different specialist subjects with me before I confirm their place in the heats and commission the writers to come up with the questions", he explained. (more...)
Alzheimer's brain 'pacemaker' slows decline of disease Alzheimer's brain 'pacemaker' slows decline of disease
- January 31, 2018

Three patients were fitted with the device, which fires electric pulses into surrounding cells, as part of the ground-breaking trial. After two years of DBS, Moore could assemble ingredients and cook her own meals. " Numerous studies have shown Alzheimer's is more a disease of lifestyle than genetics, and there is an emerging consensus that the same foods that clog our arteries can also clog our brains ." . (more...)
Helicopter crashes into home in Newport Beach Helicopter crashes into home in Newport Beach
- January 31, 2018

Clayton Cullen will leave Indianapolis International Airport on Wednesday morning, escorted by Patriot Guard Riders. The woman said the residents of the home that was struck were at home, but were luckily in another part of the residence and were unharmed. (more...)
Promising Study in Alzheimer Points toward Brain Mitochondria Promising Study in Alzheimer Points toward Brain Mitochondria
- January 30, 2018

The researchers hold that it's too early to answer the chicken-and-egg question of whether disrupted circadian rhythms put people at risk for Alzheimer's disease or whether Alzheimer's-related changes in the brain disrupt circadian rhythms. (more...)
Flu deaths continue to rise in Georgia Flu deaths continue to rise in Georgia
- January 30, 2018

Flu activity continues to spread throughout Georgia. On a national level, this year's flu season is the worst since the 2009 swine flu pandemic, federal officials said on Friday. "However, flu can still make young healthy adults feel pretty miserable, and in some cases it can cause serious disease in young adults - so it's definitely worthwhile for everyone to get the vaccine". (more...)
Scientists turn poo into astronaut food Scientists turn poo into astronaut food
- January 30, 2018

According to the researchers, this process of microbial growth offers a potentially feasible way of creating nutritious food for astronauts in space. And that microbe, Methylococcus capsulatus , is now used in animal feed and could thus be used to produce food during flight. Waste was placed into bioreactors whose design was inspired by aquarium waste filters. (more...)
Asian shares come off the boil, after Wall Street's Apple-induced decline Asian shares come off the boil, after Wall Street's Apple-induced decline
- January 30, 2018

Today, nine of the 11 major S&P sectors were lower, with the telecommunications index's 1.6 per cent fall leading the decliners. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.26 per cent, aiming for a 12th straight session of gains. (more...)
US Bancorp (USB) Shares Sold by BerganKDV Wealth Management LLC
- January 30, 2018

First Republic Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Us Bancorp Del for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $96.03 billion market cap company. Bluecrest Capital Mgmt Ltd holds 90,563 shares or 0.2% of its portfolio. Wilkins Invest Counsel reported 33,894 shares or 0.51% of all its holdings. Moreover, Private Cap Advsr Inc has 4.49% invested in Apple Inc. (more...)
De Villiers ruled out of first three ODIs De Villiers ruled out of first three ODIs
- January 30, 2018

De Villiers has been persistently trying to elongate his career until the 2019 ODI World Cup that he aims to win for the national team. Between now and then, every global side will begin to identify personnel and roles, and finalise on their best possible candidates for the big event. (more...)
American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT) Downgraded by BidaskClub
- January 30, 2018

The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $50.18. About 22.02M shares traded. American Tower (NYSE:AMT) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 31st. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Hold" on Friday, October 6. Since August 18, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 sales for $21.94 million activity. (more...)
'Gauri Day' to mark slain journalist Gauri Lankesh's birth anniversary in Bengaluru 'Gauri Day' to mark slain journalist Gauri Lankesh's birth anniversary in Bengaluru
- January 30, 2018

Gauri's sister Kavitha Lankesh, however, has spoken in support of the SIT and said it would be wrong to transfer the case at this juncture, when the SIT was "close to solving it". The panel discussion on the topic of "The future of India as Gauri had dreamt it", was moderated by Human Rights activist Teesta Setalvad with panellists Jignesh Mewani, Kanhaiya Kumar, Shehla Rashid, Umar Khalid, Richa Singh, Dr Vasu, Vikas Mourya and Kumar Buradikatti. (more...)
Overuse of Antibiotics is Creating Resistance — WHO Report Overuse of Antibiotics is Creating Resistance — WHO Report
- January 30, 2018

And between 8% to 65% of E. coli associated with urinary tract infections presented resistance to ciprofloxacin, an antibiotic commonly used to treat this condition, according to WHO. To date, 25 high-income, 20 middle-income and seven low-income countries are enrolled in WHO's Global Antimicrobial Surveillance System. Kenya did not submit data for the report, but some of these drug resistant bacteria have been reported in Kenya due to over-use of drugs. (more...)
Ronda Rousey joins the WWE Ronda Rousey joins the WWE
- January 30, 2018

Suddenly, Joan Jett's " Bad Reputation " blared through the PA system and Rousey's name appeared on the screen. Ronda then walked out, stepped into the ring with her new co-workers, pointed to the WWE sign, and shook hands with Chief Brand Officer of the WWE and daughter of WWE owner Vince McMahon, Stephanie McMahon . (more...)
Couple gets parasitic hookworms in feet after walking on Caribbean beach Couple gets parasitic hookworms in feet after walking on Caribbean beach
- January 30, 2018

At first the pair assumed it must be sand fleas, which they had been warned about. "For a lot of our trip, we found that we were scratching our feet quite a bit", Zytner told CTVNews .ca during a telephone interview from Windsor, Ont. The medicine prescribed was rejected by the couple's health coverage because it isn't licensed in Canada, Stephens wrote. Zytner and Stephens said they took the medication for two days. (more...)
Bengaluru Police arrest labourer-turned-drug peddler after he files IT returns Bengaluru Police arrest labourer-turned-drug peddler after he files IT returns
- January 30, 2018

However, while in 2011 he came to Bengaluru , after studying up to Class 10 and saw that his fortunes started taking an upturn with this illegal offer. Rachappa, a matriculate, came under the police scanner a few months after he filed Income-Tax returns, declaring Rs 40 lakh as income for 2017-18. The reports further suggest, that once Rachappa got the information about IT department scrutinising his returns, he began to register himself as a Class I contractor with govt agencies on the ... (more...)
Yemen PM prepares to flee Aden Yemen PM prepares to flee Aden
- January 30, 2018

The Saudi-led Arab coalition on Tuesday called for an immediate ceasefire in Yemen's interim capital of Aden where heavy fighting has erupted between government troops and the southern separatists. The UAE is part of a Saudi-led coalition battling Yemen's Shiite rebels who control the country's north. The warring parties have been locked in a bloody stalemate for most of the last three years. (more...)
Malaysia court nullifies Hindu mother Indira Gandhi's kids' conversion to Islam Malaysia court nullifies Hindu mother Indira Gandhi's kids' conversion to Islam
- January 30, 2018

Indira had never seen her since. The children, two girls and a boy, now aged 20, 19, and nine years old were converted to Islam by their father Muhammad Riduan Abdullah, (formerly known as K. "It's a great victory for many, because finally these unilateral conversions will stop", said Kulasegaran Murugeson, Ms. Gandhi's lead lawyer. As the main religion of Malaysia, Muslims make up over 60 per cent of the country's population. (more...)
Eight-month-old battles for life after relative rapes her Eight-month-old battles for life after relative rapes her
- January 30, 2018

The girl's mother, who works as a domestic help in the area, came home to find her child lying in a pool of blood and took her to the hospital. The girl is reportedly in a critical condition at a local hospital where she was brought in on Sunday. (more...)