Medical


Bullied NFL lineman posts shotgun photo, forces high school to close Bullied NFL lineman posts shotgun photo, forces high school to close
- February 24, 2018

A source who had access to the picture said: "This seems like a joke gone horribly terrible wrong". Martin was the famous victim of "Bullygate" while with the Dolphins back in 2013. Harvard-Westlake students received a message through the school's Emergency Notificiation System at 7:14 a.m. Friday morning, and police reported to the campus around the same time. (more...)
The State Of Kentucky Is Actually Considering Arming Its Teachers
- February 24, 2018

Bill Nelson, who made the rounds in the state Capitol on Thursday after appearing at the town hall Wednesday with Rubio and Democratic Congressman Ted Deutch, said allowing guns in schools is a bad idea. The House and Senate, along with Gov. Rick Scott, are expected to roll out their proposals Friday. The programs will be run by local law enforcement, he noted. (more...)
Flooding continues into weekend in several Midwest states Flooding continues into weekend in several Midwest states
- February 24, 2018

Parts of Michigan's Lower Peninsula are seeing flooding and road closures. The Elkhart Truth newspaper reports that the mayor says the city hasn't seen such flooding "in the last 45 years", the result of rain and melting snow combining to swell rivers in the area. (more...)
Alabama, Florida set to hold executions on same night Alabama, Florida set to hold executions on same night
- February 24, 2018

Doyle Lee Hamm was scheduled to die by lethal injection at 6 p.m. Thursday, but the U.S. Supreme Court delayed the execution while it considered Hamm's request to block it. A USA judge ordered Alabama on Friday to preserve death chamber evidence of an aborted execution and be ready to present it at court after lawyers for the condemned man warned his poor health left him with veins unusable for a lethal injection. (more...)
Legalizing Marijuana Doesn't Cut Opioid Overdoses Legalizing Marijuana Doesn't Cut Opioid Overdoses
- February 24, 2018

Results of the meta-analysis indicate that no significant changes (increases or decreases) occurred in adolescent recreational use following enactment of medical marijuana laws . "Given how rapidly US state marijuana laws are changing, a comprehensive review of the empirical literature is needed to provide a foundation for further research in this high-priority area". (more...)
Indian state offers free silicone implants, hand transplants to the poor Indian state offers free silicone implants, hand transplants to the poor
- February 24, 2018

The plastic surgery department will register patients for these surgeries on Mondays. "If they are fit I recommend", Ramavedi said. Those looking to go under the knife must visit the Stanley Medical College and Hospital. " Why should beauty treatment not be available to the poor? " he said in his address. Tamil Nadu's government is known for generous social programs, particularly under former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, who introduced free food canteens and provided venues and jewellry ... (more...)
Triple T Specialty Meats Recalls Chicken Salad Products Triple T Specialty Meats Recalls Chicken Salad Products
- February 23, 2018

However, in severe cases extreme diarrhea may hospitalize patients. The illness usually lasts 4 to 7 days. Illnesses reported by investigators in Iowa included ill persons who were tested and found to have Salmonella infections, but DNA fingerprinting has not yet linked them to this outbreak. (more...)
Good for Britain if I was prime minister — EU's Juncker Good for Britain if I was prime minister — EU's Juncker
- February 23, 2018

Britain hopes to seal a deal in March with the European Union 27 on the post-Brexit transition. May is under pressure to set out more details of her position before talks get underway on the future partnership in April, with Brussels warning Britain can not have everything it wants. (more...)
Cigarettes vapor tested positive for Lead and Arsenic in new study Cigarettes vapor tested positive for Lead and Arsenic in new study
- February 23, 2018

Chronic inhalation of these metals has been linked to lung , liver, immune, cardiovascular and brain damage , as well as cancers. "It's important for the FDA, the e-cigarette companies, and vapers themselves to know that these heating coils, as now made, seem to be leaking toxic metals - which then get into the aerosols that vapers inhale", senior author Ana María Rule, PhD, said in a statement . (more...)
Google New Al Algorithm Can Predict Heart Disease by Scanning Your Eyes Google New Al Algorithm Can Predict Heart Disease by Scanning Your Eyes
- February 23, 2018

Through machine learning Google and Verily's scientists analyzed a medical dataset of almost 300,000 patients, as per the report . It makes use of machine learning by analysing the back of a patient's eye. It was able to analyse images from the group with unknown risk factors, compare it with the training data set and after the process was repeated, was eventually able to predict cardiovascular risk factors from new images. (more...)
Ramaphosa address good news for SMEs Ramaphosa address good news for SMEs
- February 23, 2018

The potential of hope and dreams turning into frustration and disillusionment is real, and this endangers the realisation of South Africa as "a country where people's prospects are determined by their own initiative and hard work, and not by the colour of their skin, place of birth, gender, language or the income of their parents". (more...)
SC to reconsider February 8 land acquisition order SC to reconsider February 8 land acquisition order
- February 23, 2018

February 23, as per orders of the Chief Justice of India", it said. He said that the operation of February 8 verdict has to be immediately be stopped and the cases listed before the bench needs to be deferred till the matter is finally adjudicated on the issue of reference to a larger bench. (more...)
Revival of Active Stocks to Gainer: AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV)
- February 23, 2018

Heritage Investors Management Corp decreased Abbvie Inc ( ABBV ) stake by 6.29% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Insiders have sold a total of 450,743 shares of company stock worth $43,153,684 in the last quarter. Knott David M reported 52,500 shares. Healthcor Mngmt Limited Partnership owns 986,320 shares for 2.94% of their portfolio. Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC's holdings in AbbVie were worth $17,260,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. (more...)
Shiffrin Takes Silver as Vonn Misses Out on Hollywood Ending Shiffrin Takes Silver as Vonn Misses Out on Hollywood Ending
- February 23, 2018

They weren't in Pyeongchang , and instead called the race off television monitors from a booth in NBC Sports' facility in Stamford, Connecticut. "I came into these Olympics knowing I could be a medal threat in multiple disciplines". (more...)
New Version of Nasal Flu Vaccine to Return for Next Season New Version of Nasal Flu Vaccine to Return for Next Season
- February 23, 2018

Nancy Bennett, chair of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), whose decision guide which vaccines are available on the US market. Two years ago, the advisory group pulled its recommendation for FluMist vaccine after research found it wasn't working against the flu bug making most people sick. (more...)
Missing School Girls: Yobe Apologises Over Misleading Statement Missing School Girls: Yobe Apologises Over Misleading Statement
- February 22, 2018

The announcement on Thursday comes after government officials in Yobe state acknowledged that some 50 young women remained unaccounted for in the Monday evening attack. The state government on Wednesday said the schoolgirls had been rescued by the military, sparking celebration in the streets. "The Yobe State Government is working with the Nigerian Army and other security and law enforcement agencies to ensure that all students in the school are fully accounted for", Gaidam had said in an ... (more...)
India's statement on extension of emergency a 'distortion of facts': Maldives India's statement on extension of emergency a 'distortion of facts': Maldives
- February 22, 2018

The ministry said that the Maldives Parliament had merely implemented President Abdulla Yameen's decree of emergency. Going on the offensive, Asim called the MEA's statement "a clear distortion of facts" and asserted that India's concerns regarding the legality of the move to extend emergency were unfounded. (more...)
Low-Carb vs. Low-Fat. Who Wins? Low-Carb vs. Low-Fat. Who Wins?
- February 22, 2018

The back-and-forth (and often heated) debate about which diet is better for weight loss - low-fat or low-carbohydrate - skewed off in a new and conciliatory (perhaps) direction this week. "What this study shows is that processed food is the problem", said Lustig. "We want you to go to farmer's markets ". It has been demonstrated that sugar is bad for your blood, circulatory system and heart, so you can imagine that Keto, which is a low carb diet will help you in this also. (more...)
Arsenal scouts check on Napoli pair Lorenzo Insigne and Kalidou Koulibaly Arsenal scouts check on Napoli pair Lorenzo Insigne and Kalidou Koulibaly
- February 22, 2018

Reports in Italy suggest that Arsenal number one transfer target in the summer is the Napoli defender, Kalidou Koulibaly. Gunners did well to boost their squad with Alexandre Lacazette last summer, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this winter but Wenger is now looking to reinforce his backline. (more...)
Trump pushes ban on bump stocks as debate on gun rights continues Trump pushes ban on bump stocks as debate on gun rights continues
- February 22, 2018

Meanwhile, survivors of the Parkland high school shooting launched a campaign under the tag #NeverAgain, urging the United States government to ensure the saftey of the nation's schools. "They love our Country and will do the right thing". Kristin Brown, co-president of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, said the measure Trump discussed with Cornyn would help to enforce existing rules but would not close loopholes permitting loose private sales on the internet and at gun shows. (more...)
23 more flu deaths reported in South Carolina 23 more flu deaths reported in South Carolina
- February 22, 2018

Hospitalizations have risen by 300 to 3,560. This brings the total number of flu deaths for North Carolina up to 200 for the season. Five of those deaths occurred within the last week. According to hospitalization numbers from the Oklahoma State Department of Health, residents in Oklahoma and Tulsa counties accounted for the most flu hospitalizations in the state. (more...)
Hundreds of US Mayors Collectively Oppose Trump Reversal of Clean Power Plan Hundreds of US Mayors Collectively Oppose Trump Reversal of Clean Power Plan
- February 22, 2018

The Hill called the CPP the centerpiece of President Barack Obama's environmental agenda. In March 2017, Trump signed an executive order calling on the EPA to reverse restrictions on fossil fuel pollution. They also cite the growing cost of responding to and preparing for these disasters, as well as for sea level rise. "As a result", say the mayors, "our local efforts to address climate change are highly sensitive to national policies like the Clean Power Plan, which shape markets, ... (more...)
Recommendation Trends Analysis of: BP plc (BP), Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)
- February 22, 2018

Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) has risen 18.57% since February 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.32% the S&P500. Continental Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD) by 54.35% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Villarreal star arrested for assault and imprisonment Villarreal star arrested for assault and imprisonment
- February 22, 2018

The latest allegation is even more serious, though, with Marca citing a report in Las Provincias which claims that the Portugal Under-21 global and two other men tied up, beat and detained a man at Semedo's chalet in Valencia. While the report claims that one of Semedo or his two associates shot a gun twice in order to intimidate the victim, although neither of the bullets hit him. (more...)
Pacific Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Key Players Pacific Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Key Players
- February 22, 2018

New startups entering the space of Asia-Pacific Gridiron Football Gloves need to carefully pick their niches and genres so that they can compete on an equal footing with global companies who have an end to end development studios, production capabilities and global skills and experience backing them. (more...)
Celgene (CELG) Given "Hold" Rating at BTIG Research
- February 22, 2018

The stock decreased 0.04% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $96.1. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. Leerink Swann upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Friday, June 16 report. Finally, Guggenheim restated a "buy" rating and issued a $147.00 price target on shares of Celgene in a report on Wednesday, January 10th. (more...)
Ex-Arkansas judge who bartered in sexual favors sentenced to prison Ex-Arkansas judge who bartered in sexual favors sentenced to prison
- February 22, 2018

Boeckmann's lawyer had asked for home detention for his 71-year-old client, calling him "an elderly, broken, ailing man", according to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Kyle Butler said he was also forced to pose for photos and was threatened with his life if he didn't recant information he had given to state investigators. (more...)
Ariana Grande pulls out of Brit Awards Ariana Grande pulls out of Brit Awards
- February 22, 2018

Ariana Grande has been forced to pull out of Wednesday night's BRIT Awards after she was reportedly deemed "too ill to fly". Gallagher was quickly snapped up as the replacement. "The effects of that bad night resonated far and wide in the music industry and it's only right everyone comes together to pay their respects". The insider added: 'The effects of that bad night resonated far and wide in the music industry and it's only right everyone comes together to pay their respects'. (more...)
Dental Retainers Market Analysis, Recent Trends and Regional Growth Forecast By Types And Applications 2022 Dental Retainers Market Analysis, Recent Trends and Regional Growth Forecast By Types And Applications 2022
- February 22, 2018

Along with regional analysis, the report includes consumption, Dental Implants market share, production, Dental Implants revenue and growth rate for each subsequent region. once approaching the market, the whole Dental Sterilizers market has been split into numerous segments and sub-segments. Chapter 6, seven and eight valuate Dental Sterilizers demand and provide situation by region from 2013 to 2018. (more...)
Red Cross urges blood donations for March Red Cross urges blood donations for March
- February 22, 2018

Officials say, with the flu season being so devastating this year, in addition to all the bad weather we've had, the result has been the cancellation of hundreds of blood drives . A blood drive will be held February 22 from 2-7 p.m.at the Pembroke United Methodist Church, 102 North College Street. The Oakdale community mobile blood drive will take place on Thursday, Feb. (more...)