Medical


Australian blood donor retires after saving 2.4 million babies Australian blood donor retires after saving 2.4 million babies
- May 12, 2018

Harrison, now 81 years old, didn't always know that his blood literally had the power to save lives. He holds the Guinness World Record for the number of donations made, and the Australian Red Cross Blood Service said: His kindness leaves a remarkable legacy, and he has put the challenge out to the Australian community to beat it. (more...)
Nadal loses world No 1 spot Nadal loses world No 1 spot
- May 12, 2018

The reputed clay master, Nadal has admitted before the match that Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem are his greatest threats on clay, and not World No 2, Roger Federer . "I feel like every time we play, we have a thriller match. So I can't go back to my hotel and think that I have to do a lot of things different to prepare for the next events because that wouldn't be smart". (more...)
Kashmiri youth, including woman, thrashed for feeding stray dogs in Delhi Kashmiri youth, including woman, thrashed for feeding stray dogs in Delhi
- May 12, 2018

A video of the incident has also gone viral and DCP (south-east) Chinmoy Biswal said that they are closing scanning the clip. One of the siblings is seen slumped next to a vehicle and being pulled by someone in the crowd. They beat me and my sisters. They claimed we thrashed her...it is all lies. "There have been more than 50 complaints and counter-complaints against the residents of Siddharth Enclave and the complainant", police said. (more...)
Delhi vs Hyderabad live streaming on Star Sports, Hotstar Video Delhi vs Hyderabad live streaming on Star Sports, Hotstar Video
- May 12, 2018

Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Shikhar Dhawan , Shakib Al Hasan , Kane Williamson (c), Manish Pandey, Carlos Brathwaite, Yusuf Pathan , Wriddhiman Saha, Rashid Khan, Ricky Bhui, Deepak Hooda, Siddarth Kaul, T Natarajan, Mohammad Nabi, Basil Thampi, K Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma, Sachin Baby, Chris Jordan, Tanmay Agarwal, Shreevats Goswami, Bipul Sharma, Mehdi Hasan, Alex Hales. (more...)
Manchester United do not celebrate coming second - Mourinho Manchester United do not celebrate coming second - Mourinho
- May 12, 2018

The tiresome encounter flared up in the closing stages as West Ham skipper Mark Noble clashed with Paul Pogba - the pair arguably lucky to only walk away with yellow cards. Among the heartfelt messages, Real Madrid and ex-United star Cristiano Ronaldo told Sir Alex to "be strong", while David Beckham urged his former manager to "keep fighting". (more...)
Clara Harris Walks After Doing 15 Years for Running Over Hubby Clara Harris Walks After Doing 15 Years for Running Over Hubby
- May 12, 2018

Clara Harris, 60, left prison Friday after serving 15 years of a 20-year sentence in the 2002 killing of her orthodontist husband, David Harris, in the parking lot of a suburban Houston hotel. But Harris must stay away from her husband's family members, including his daughter, Lindsey, who helped prosecutors put away her stepmom. "I pretty much consider my life is over", Clara Harris told ABC News' Diane Sawyer before her conviction . (more...)
Buhari returns to Nigeria following Medical Trip to London Buhari returns to Nigeria following Medical Trip to London
- May 12, 2018

But the president's spokesman Garba Shehu told CNN Buhari was under no obligation to disclose his medical records. He also stopped by in the United Kingdom last week, while returning from an official trip to the U.S. The president had stopped there on his way back to Nigeria while flying from a working visit to the United States. The post Presidency Lists Buhari's Achievements, Nigerians Fire Heavy Shots at Them appeared first on INFORMATION NIGERIA . (more...)
These Everyday 'Drugs' Cause More Harm Than the Illegal Ones, Study Says These Everyday 'Drugs' Cause More Harm Than the Illegal Ones, Study Says
- May 11, 2018

A new report compiling data provided by the some of the most recent and reliable sources worldwide aims to answer the big question: which substances and stimulants pose the biggest threat to health and well-being on a global level? While illegal drugs are a bigger in the U.S. (more...)
Potential measles exposure in Town of Monroe Potential measles exposure in Town of Monroe
- May 11, 2018

Measles is a highly infectious viral illness that can be fatal in very rare cases but according to the NHS, it is now uncommon in the United Kingdom because of the effectiveness of the vaccination. In extreme cases, the illness can lead to hospitalization and even death. Measles, which is characterized by symptoms including rash, high fever, cough, runny nose and red, watery eyes, can cause serious complications such as pneumonia and encephalitis (swelling of the brain). (more...)
5 new suspected Ebola cases reported in Congo's northwest 5 new suspected Ebola cases reported in Congo's northwest
- May 11, 2018

The move was on the heels of a fresh outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).FAAN, however, re-assured passengers and other airport users of safety across its network of airports.General Manager, Corporate Affairs of FAAN, Henrietta Yakubu, noted that since the first recorded case of the virus in Nigeria , through an American-Liberian, Patrick Sawyer, the authority has not relaxed its surveillance at the airports to forestall any re-occurrence. (more...)
Doctors Are Recommending Cancer Patients Marijuana Despite Not Knowing Enough Doctors Are Recommending Cancer Patients Marijuana Despite Not Knowing Enough
- May 11, 2018

In fact, Epstein argues that the debilitating effects of cancer and cancer treatment - pain, appetite loss, nausea, depression - "are potentially more debilitating than any potential medication interactions this plant would have with cancer treatments". (more...)
Kids, Antibiotics and Kidney Stones Kids, Antibiotics and Kidney Stones
- May 11, 2018

Kidney stones are more common in adults than in kids, but more children and teenagers are getting them lately and some doctors at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia think antibiotics may play a role. The risk of nephrolithiasis decreased over time, but it remained elevated at 3-5 years after the antibiotic prescription. This is in case, when kidney stones are not big enough. (more...)
Philippines, Kuwait ink deal on OFW protection Philippines, Kuwait ink deal on OFW protection
- May 11, 2018

Roque left for Kuwait Tuesday night upon the President's directive. Upon arrival at the Kuwait International Airport on Thursday, Cayetano was joined by Kuwaiti Ambassador to Manila Musaed Saleh Ahmad Althwaikh and Philippine Consul General Noordin Lomondot. (more...)
Local organizations recognize National Children's Mental Health Day Local organizations recognize National Children's Mental Health Day
- May 11, 2018

As we age, our health, mobility and level of independence can drastically change; all factors that put seniors at risk of isolation and depression. The event was hosted by Pathways, WRAP, Tennessee Voices for Children, Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth, West Tennessee Healthcare and the State Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services. (more...)
Rita Ora - 'Girls' (Feat. Cardi B, Bebe Rexha & Charli XCX) Rita Ora - 'Girls' (Feat. Cardi B, Bebe Rexha & Charli XCX)
- May 11, 2018

The track features none other than " Boys " hitmaker Charli XCX , rapper Cardi B , and songwriter/producer Bebe Rexha - who you might know from Martin Garrix's massive single "In The Name Of Love". While recent Top 10 Anywhere just missed out on the top spot, there's every chance the star power of Girls - plus its very 20gayteen mood (look it up) - could make it Rita's fifth UK Number 1 single... (more...)
China regrets USA decision on Iran nuclear deal China regrets USA decision on Iran nuclear deal
- May 11, 2018

President Trump ignored the advice. He described the existing accord as an "embarrassment" to the United States that did nothing to contain Iran's nuclear ambitions. It was "not acceptable" for the USA to be the "economic policeman of the planet", he said. "Last night you heard that the United States president made silly and superficial remarks". (more...)
Tax payers' base hits 19 million in Nigeria - Adeosun Tax payers' base hits 19 million in Nigeria - Adeosun
- May 11, 2018

Providing a further breakdown of the 943 taxpayers who paid N10m and above, the VP said 941 of them were resident in Lagos, while the remaining two were residents of Ogun State. The Ministry added that the meeting will "further support the goals of the World Bank regarding member-countries, as well as the effectiveness of the Executive Directors in providing the necessary support". (more...)
Prime Minister asks President to dismiss the heads of law enforcement agencies Prime Minister asks President to dismiss the heads of law enforcement agencies
- May 11, 2018

As writes "Kavkazsky Uzel", Pashinyan was sent to the President a proposal to dismiss the head of police Vladimir Gasparyan and head of the national security Service George Kutoane. Kutoyan, who had worked as head of the national security service since 2016, will be succeeded by Artur Vanetsyan, the head of the service in Yerevan . (more...)
Open Eastern Peripheral Expressway before May 31: SC Open Eastern Peripheral Expressway before May 31: SC
- May 11, 2018

Mr Gadkari said the expressway will be inaugurated once the RoB is completed. The expressway was initially supposed to be inaugurated by April 20. In December past year, the NHAI had informed the apex court that hurdles in the construction of the Eastern Peripheral Expressway were resolved in a "satisfactory manner" in Uttar Pradesh. (more...)
BC saw second-highest number of monthly overdose deaths in March BC saw second-highest number of monthly overdose deaths in March
- May 10, 2018

All of the health authorities, except for the Interior, saw an increase in the number of illicit drug deaths in March 2018 compared to February of this year. The fatality rate in Northeast B.C.is below the provincial average at 27 deaths per 100,000, while the Northern Health rate as a whole was the second-lowest in B.C.at 30.8 deaths per 100,000. (more...)
Mariah Carey to headline LIVEWIRE Festival 2018 in Blackpool Mariah Carey to headline LIVEWIRE Festival 2018 in Blackpool
- May 10, 2018

In April, the event suffered a blow as country music star Kenny Rogers was forced to pull out of his Saturday headline slot due to ill health. The "End of the Road" hitmakers - who surprised fans past year when member Shawn Stockman featured on Foo Fighters" song "Concrete and Gold' - will bring their energetic live show to Blackpool on August 23. (more...)
Largest cholera vaccination drive in history launched Largest cholera vaccination drive in history launched
- May 10, 2018

The other four African countries in the campaign include; Zambia , Uganda , Malawi , and South Sudan . "Every rainy season, cholera springs up and brings devastation to communities across Africa", said Dr Matshidiso Moeti, WHO's Regional Director for Africa. (more...)
IPL 2018: Delhi Daredevils vs Sunrisers Hyderabad match report IPL 2018: Delhi Daredevils vs Sunrisers Hyderabad match report
- May 10, 2018

Bangalore struggled in their chase however, falling to 84 for five including the dismissals of Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers and Moeen Ali, before de Grandhomme gave them some hope late in the innings. # In the sixth over Pant smashed Siddharth Kaul for three boundaries! Agreed SRH's forerunners - Alex Hales , Shikhar Dhawan , Kane Williamson , Manish Pandey , and Yusuf Pathan haven't been able to put up a grand score as off yet. (more...)
Army Doctors Give Soldier New Ear By Growing It In Her Arm Army Doctors Give Soldier New Ear By Growing It In Her Arm
- May 10, 2018

Army detailing the total ear reconstruction. "The whole goal is by the time she's done with all this, it looks good, it's sensate, and in five years if somebody doesn't know her they won't notice", Lt. "I was coming back from leave and we were around Odessa, Texas", Burrage said about the accident . Doctors later told her that she would have bled to death if medical attention had taken 30 minutes longer to arrive. (more...)
E. coli in romaine lettuce sickens six Canadians E. coli in romaine lettuce sickens six Canadians
- May 10, 2018

No additional deaths have been reported. The most recent illness reported started April 25. The state is now reporting at least one person getting sick from the outbreak linked to romaine lettuce. The agency says if it is determined that contaminated romaine lettuce is in the Canadian market, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency will recall the product as required. (more...)
Ekiti guber: INEC announces May 15 deadline for submission of candidates' names Ekiti guber: INEC announces May 15 deadline for submission of candidates' names
- May 10, 2018

Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, and the incontrovertible popularity of the PDP across Ekiti State, we are already standing shoulder to shoulder with the people as we set for a very robust, issue-based campaign in our inevitable march to victory. Secondus assured members and supporters of the party that the era of impunity and imposition of candidates in the party is gone. PDP Deputy National Chairman (South), Yemi Akinwonmi, while presenting the certificate to the party's governorship candidate on ... (more...)
Mass vaccination may not prevent Ebola outbreaks Mass vaccination may not prevent Ebola outbreaks
- May 10, 2018

Since that time, no deaths have been reported among those hospitalized or among health workers treating the ill, it said. The team will also investigate how the outbreak first started, it said. ABUJA-FOLLOWING the report of recent outbreak of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, the Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday, directed the Federal Ministry of Health to step up surveillance at all entry points in the country, to prevent Ebola virus being brought into the country. (more...)
UDG Healthcare plc (LON:UDG) Ratings Summary on May 9, 2018 UDG Healthcare plc (LON:UDG) Ratings Summary on May 9, 2018
- May 10, 2018

The stock increased 8.35% or GBX 53.6 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 695.6. About 198,604 shares traded. Viveve Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVE) has declined 30.87% since May 9, 2017 and is downtrending. Numis has just given Renishaw (LON:RSW) shares an updated "Add" rating in a research report revealed to clients on Wednesday, 9 May. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Friday, October 20. (more...)
New report examines the road electric vehicles market New report examines the road electric vehicles market
- May 10, 2018

The report developed by Questale which is the top market research firm. Questale clientele includes big names (many from the "Fortune 500" list). Whether you are an analyst, manager, expert, employee or having any other profile, the data provided by this report will help you improve profitability and accelerate growth of your business. (more...)
Saudi ambassador to US: Deal fueled Iran's malicious regional expansion
- May 10, 2018

The original 2015 agreement had lifted sanctions in exchange for Tehran limiting its nuclear programme. "We are more anxious about what such political action will do to the outright price of oil, rather than whether it will create a real supply shortage", said another Chinese refining manager, who also declined to be named because he was not authorised to speak to the media. (more...)