Medical


United Kingdom judge rejects bid to take sick toddler Alfie Evans overseas United Kingdom judge rejects bid to take sick toddler Alfie Evans overseas
- April 26, 2018

A High Court judge ruled against them on Tuesday and three Court of Appeal judges dismissed a challenge to that decision on Wednesday. Tom Evans and Kate James made applications to the Court of Appeal after a High Court judge ruled they could take their son home from Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool , but not overseas. (more...)
3 sickened, 1 death in Bronx Legionnaires' disease cluster 3 sickened, 1 death in Bronx Legionnaires' disease cluster
- April 26, 2018

Specialists say a normal of 200 to 500 Legionnaires' cases are accounted for in NY city every year, and the Department of Health routinely assesses the pipes arrangement of every private working with at least two cases happening among occupants inside one year. (more...)
Las Vegas Sands: 1Q Earnings Snapshot Las Vegas Sands: 1Q Earnings Snapshot
- April 26, 2018

Parametric Associates Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 89,191 shares. Las Vegas Sands has a one year low of $55.18 and a one year high of $79.84. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $76.00 target price on shares of Las Vegas Sands in a report on Tuesday, January 9th. Citigroup maintained it with "Buy" rating and $62 target in Wednesday, April 13 report. (more...)
The Path Cancelled at Hulu The Path Cancelled at Hulu
- April 26, 2018

She also thanked Hulu and Universal Television for "taking a shot on this show". Here is some unfortunate, surprising news when it comes to the future of The Path - it doesn't appear as though a season 4 is happening. Gone are the series that helped launch the streaming platform - like East Los High, Chance , Shut Eye and comedies Quick Draw, Deadbeat, Difficult People and Casual . (more...)
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) has its outstanding shares of 389.62 Million
- April 26, 2018

The stock increased 0.18% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $87.81. Daiwa Sb Investments Ltd sold 26,750 shares as Analog Devices Inc ( ADI)'s stock rose 2.48%. California-based Stewart And Patten Com Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.05% in Analog Devices, Inc . ( NASDAQ : ADI ) PTs and latest ratings. (more...)
Oppenheimer Comments on US Bancorp's Q1 2018 Revenue (USB)
- April 26, 2018

The firm has a market cap of $82,363.84, a PE ratio of 14.35, a P/E/G ratio of 1.64 and a beta of 0.89. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $17.15. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.82 earnings per share. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has been given a $57.00 price objective by Susquehanna Bancshares in a note issued to investors on Monday. (more...)
Nigeria's House of Reps summons Buhari over killings Nigeria's House of Reps summons Buhari over killings
- April 26, 2018

The assembly also passed a vote of no confidence on the country's Service Chiefs and all the security advisers to the president. Download the Nigeria Today app from Play store. President to build a new Nigeria that will not be plagued by corruption but provide a platform of hope for all Nigerians". The gunmen, believed to be suspected herdsmen, had invaded the church and killed more than 15 worshippers including two Catholic priests, whose names were given as Joseph Gor and Felix Tyolaha. (more...)
California has the most aggressive drivers, study says California has the most aggressive drivers, study says
- April 26, 2018

The next states in the rankings, CT and Georgia , saw an aggressive incident every 8.2 minutes. The study compiled data from GasBuddy's Trips, which assesses drivers on a three-tier rating system. The GasBuddy study has the The Tar Heel State coming in at No. 5. The state apparently also leads the league in hard-braking maneuvers. In April, state police and participating municipal law enforcement organizations are wrapping up the second wave of Pennsylvania's 2017-18 enforcement campaign ... (more...)
Sreejith's family moves HC for CBI probe Sreejith's family moves HC for CBI probe
- April 26, 2018

Stating that the state was bound to monetarily compensate victims of custodial violence, she has sought a compensation of Rs 1 crore. In her petition, she expressed apprehension that the police investigation would not yield expected results and hence it would fair and proper to handover the probe to the CBI . (more...)
Overview of Analyst Future Earnings Forecast: Philip Morris International Inc.'s (PM)
- April 26, 2018

Investec Asset Management LTD increased its position in shares of Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM) by 5.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund Troy Asset Management Ltd has 9.57% invested. ( NYSE: PM ) is noted at 3.01. (PM) stake by 0.77% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Foundry Prns Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.07% or 26,893 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Romaine lettuce e. coli outbreak continues to grow Romaine lettuce e. coli outbreak continues to grow
- April 26, 2018

Three of those individuals were hospitalized, and two developed a type of kidney failure called hemolytic uremic syndrome related to the E. coli infection. States that have reported people infected with the E. coli strain now include Connecticut, Arizona, Alaska, Washington, Idaho, Missouri, Illinois, Ohio, Montana, Pennsylvania, Virginia, New York, New Jersey, Michigan, California, and Louisiana. (more...)
Social sites ordered to do more to protect children Social sites ordered to do more to protect children
- April 25, 2018

A notification from the CHOGM termed the declaration as the world's largest and most geographically diverse inter-governmental commitment on cyber security cooperation. He told the Sunday Times that that meeting resulted in "warm words" and "a few welcome moves", but admitted tat the overall action taken by social media firms has been "extremely limited". (more...)
DCH receives A for Leapfrog Hospital Safety grade DCH receives A for Leapfrog Hospital Safety grade
- April 25, 2018

Two out of 14 acute care hospitals in Maine that were reviewed - Central Maine Medical Center, which is based in Lewiston, and St. Joseph Hospital of Bangor - received "C" grades, while the remaining six received "B" grades. She continued, "In the case of Washington, D.C., we're encouraged residents have an "A" hospital in the area for the first time in five years". Developed under the guidance of an Expert Panel, the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade uses 27 measures of publicly available ... (more...)
Abbvie INC (ABBV) Stake Decreased by Bb&T Securities Llc
- April 25, 2018

Oconee Federal Financial Corp. FRENCH CONNECTION GROUP PLC ORD (LON:FCCN) has 0.00% since April 25, 2017 and is. It has underperformed by 28.60% the S&P500. 25 are the (NYSE:ABBV)'s ratings reports on April 25, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Monday, October 30 the company was maintained by Leerink Swann. (more...)
Red Cross installing free smoke alarms in NJ homes Red Cross installing free smoke alarms in NJ homes
- April 25, 2018

There are multiple ways you can help out, including donating to the " Sound the Alarm " campaign, starting a fundraiser to raise money for the cause, or even volunteering to install smoke alarms in your community. Watch Jimi and Stevie's life-changing story here: https://vimeo.com/265792441 . "Smoke alarms may make the difference in something like this because that is the way we protect ourselves", said Merced area Fire Chief Michael Wilkinson. (more...)
BAT Plans To Further Raise Investment In Next-Generation Products
- April 25, 2018

The stock of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE: BTI ) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, August 4 by Investec. Let's view some additional technical levels on shares of British American Tobacco Plc (BATS.L). The day started at a price of $52.52 but then traded as high as $52.635 before giving part of the gains back. LBTYA's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 1.76 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 4.14, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent ... (more...)
United Kingdom promises to formalise status of Windrush migrants United Kingdom promises to formalise status of Windrush migrants
- April 25, 2018

She added: "An apology is the first step in righting the wrongs". Ms Rudd said nine cases had been settled by a special Home Office team set up to deal with the crisis while 84 individuals had had their documents processed. "She is behaving as if it is a shock to her that officials are implementing regulations in the way she intended them to be implemented". Joanna Cherry, the SNP's justice and home affairs spokeswoman, urged Ms Rudd to "have the decency to resign" and speak against ... (more...)
Leapfrog Hospital Safety Scores Improve Leapfrog Hospital Safety Scores Improve
- April 25, 2018

Rutland Regional is the only hospital in Vermont to receive an "A" rating for this spring . Leapfrog noted that the grades are calculated by top patient safety experts, are peer-reviewed, transparent, and free to the public. Only 6 percent of USA hospitals received a D ranking, and 1 percent were placed in the F category. Florida Hospital has a long running history of making "A" grades. (more...)
Fetal exposure to moderate/high caffeine levels linked to excess childhood weight gain Fetal exposure to moderate/high caffeine levels linked to excess childhood weight gain
- April 24, 2018

The researchers used data on nearly 51,000 mother and infant pairs from a Norwegian health study between 2002 and 2008 and identified a link between caffeine during pregnancy and excess weight gain in children. The researchers kept track of the children's weight, height and body length up to age 8. "Our findings show that high maternal caffeine intake during pregnancy was related to excess growth from infancy and with obesity later in childhood". (more...)
Traders Sell Eli Lilly and (LLY) on Strength (LLY) Traders Sell Eli Lilly and (LLY) on Strength (LLY)
- April 24, 2018

On Thursday, February 1 the firm has "Hold" rating by Leerink Swann given. The company was maintained on Friday, August 4 by Barclays Capital. BMO Capital Markets has "Sell" rating and $73.0 target. The California-based Palo Capital has invested 0.26% in Schlumberger Limited ( NYSE :SLB). Hortonworks, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDP) has risen 111.22% since April 24, 2017 and is uptrending. (more...)
Britain's Duchess of Cambridge in labor with third child Britain's Duchess of Cambridge in labor with third child
- April 24, 2018

For her moment in the spotlight, Kate chose a cherry red dress with a white lace collar. Royal baby number three is here. "Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a son at 1101hrs", a statement from Kensington Palace read. (more...)
Veteran gets world's 1st full male genital transplant Veteran gets world's 1st full male genital transplant
- April 24, 2018

The man has recovered from the transplant surgery and is expected to leave the hospital this week. Johns Hopkins shared a statement from the anonymous soldier: "When I first woke up, I felt finally more normal ..." The entire penis, scrotum without testicles and partial abdominal wall came from a deceased donor. (more...)
Romaine Lettuce Warnings Stand As Mountain West Sees 16 E. Coli Cases Romaine Lettuce Warnings Stand As Mountain West Sees 16 E. Coli Cases
- April 24, 2018

None of the eight Alaska patients have been hospitalized and none have died. That brings the known number of people infected with this strain of E. If you now have any of these symptoms, you should seek medical attention. "There have been nights where I've been really nauseous, times when I've had really bad abdominal pain, awful cramps", he told CBS News. (more...)
ISDH: Indiana Hepatitis A Outbreak ISDH: Indiana Hepatitis A Outbreak
- April 24, 2018

The Kentucky Hepatitis A outbreak has infected more than 300 people across multiple counties and killed at least three . The disease can also be spread through food, though officials do not believe the outbreak seen in MI is linked to tainted food. (more...)
CT university closes because of student illness CT university closes because of student illness
- April 23, 2018

A CT university cancelled classes on Monday after about 100 students came down with an virus that's causing stomach cramps, vomiting and diarrhea. The school said it are working with the State Department of Public Health, and the Danbury Health Department, and told students if they are experiencing any symptoms, to find medical care. (more...)
Riess held without bond, two guns found in hotel room Riess held without bond, two guns found in hotel room
- April 23, 2018

More significant was the order that the 56-year-old Riess will be extradited to Florida before she returns to her home in Minnesota for legal proceedings. "Detectives from both here and the other two states are still collecting and comprising all the evidence", said South Padre Island Police Chief Randy Smith". (more...)
CDC Expands Warning: Get Rid of All Lettuce from Yuma Region CDC Expands Warning: Get Rid of All Lettuce from Yuma Region
- April 23, 2018

This expanded warning stems from a newly discovered outbreak at an Alaskan correctional facility . So far, 53 cases have been documented across 16 states, and 31 of those have required hospitalization. Although there are no reported deaths yet, about ten percent of the affected consumers have developed hemolytic uremic syndrome, a type of lifelong kidney failure. (more...)
Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor add glamour and Bollywood to friend's wedding reception Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor add glamour and Bollywood to friend's wedding reception
- April 23, 2018

Also spotted at the party were some of the biggest Bollywood stars like Sonam Kapoor , Bhumi Pednekar , Neetu Singh , Dimple Kapadia, Twinkle Khanna , Karan Johar and more. Karan Johar showed off his moves on his favourite dance track Radha Teri Chunari from Student Of The Year while Sara Ali Khan grooved on the classic song Saat Samundar . (more...)
Wells Fargo (WFC) Stake Decreased by Allegis Investment Advisors LLC
- April 23, 2018

WFC underperformed the S&P 500 by 19.30%. It's down -0.60, from 1.69 in 2017Q3. The ratio increased, as 47 active investment managers started new or increased holdings, while 40 decreased and sold stock positions in Pennantpark Investment Corp. (more...)
Artificial sweeteners linked to obesity and diabetes, new study finds Artificial sweeteners linked to obesity and diabetes, new study finds
- April 23, 2018

Brian Hoffmann, assistant professor in the department of biomedical engineering at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Marquette University and lead author of the study, said in a statement . The paper is being presented at the Experimental Biology 2018 conference in San Diego , where other experts will convene to discuss the issue. In March, George Washington University researchers presented findings that consumption of low-calorie sweeteners promoted negative health effects ... (more...)