Medical


Novavax, Inc. (NVAX) Downgraded by BidaskClub
- August 02, 2017

A number of other brokerages also recently commented on NVAX. Finally, ValuEngine lowered Novavax from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. The legal version of this story can be accessed at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/08/01/novavax-inc-nvax-receives-hold-rating-from-cantor-fitzgerald-updated.html. (more...)
Los Angeles agrees to host 2018 Olympic Games Los Angeles agrees to host 2018 Olympic Games
- August 02, 2017

If approved, the IOC , LA and Paris could enter a three-part agreement, clearing the way for the IOC to award the 2024 Games to Paris, and the 2028 Games to LA. While it certainly appears the L.A. area has succeeded in its efforts to bring the Summer Olympic Games here for the third time, leaders of the bid have work to do to assure residents that this will be good for the region. (more...)
HHS Awards Money for Flint Exposure Registry HHS Awards Money for Flint Exposure Registry
- August 02, 2017

Michigan State University was just awarded a $14 million grant to establish a registry for victims of Flint's Water Emergency. This service will monitor the health of its participants and increase the effort to reduce and eliminate the lead in the water within the city. (more...)
Sexually-Transmitted Zika Case Confirmed In Pinellas Sexually-Transmitted Zika Case Confirmed In Pinellas
- August 02, 2017

The health department has been in touch with mosquito control, and says mosquito reduction activities are taking place. Health officials said the state has not had any cases of the virus being spread through mosquitoes in 2017. After infection, the Zika virus is present in blood and saliva for up to about two weeks, but it remains in bodily fluids like breast milk for weeks and semen for months. (more...)
Of Nevada Inc. Acquires 158 Shares of AbbVie Inc (ABBV)
- August 01, 2017

Oppenheimer & Company Inc decreased Mentor Graphics Corp (MENT) stake by 5.68% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The stock decreased 1.80% or $1.29 on July 28, reaching $70.44. Strong Sell. Investors might also notice that two months ago the Buy recommendations (1) outnumbered Sell recommendations (0). The stock grabbed 110 new institutional investments totaling 5,838,320 shares while 62 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 10,850,230 shares. (more...)
Republicans say time for Senate to move on from health care Republicans say time for Senate to move on from health care
- August 01, 2017

Roy Blunt of Missouri, another member of the GOP leadership. "We are writing to express our interest in working with you on bipartisan tax reform ", said the letter, which then cited "prerequisites" for Democratic participation that Republicans would likely find hard to swallow. (more...)
She Delivered Another Woman's Baby Before Her Own. Internet Hails #DrMom She Delivered Another Woman's Baby Before Her Own. Internet Hails #DrMom
- August 01, 2017

Hospital officials told WKYT that Johnson's doctor was on call and on his way back to the hospital. "Leah was a patient of mine and I had seen her a few times throughout the pregnancy and so when I came down the hall on my way to her room, I made sure I put another gown to cover my backside, it looked pretty normal". (more...)
City of Myrtle Beach investigating after woman claims mother contracted flesh-eating bacteria City of Myrtle Beach investigating after woman claims mother contracted flesh-eating bacteria
- August 01, 2017

Accurate diagnosis, prompt antibiotic treatment (medicine that kills bacteria in the body), and surgery are important to stopping this infection'. The disease can be caused by several types of bacteria. As of Tuesday morning, the granddaughter's Facebook post , featuring photos of her grandmother in the hospital, had been shared almost 80,000 times. (more...)
Kohli donates signed bat to Shahid Afridi Foundation Kohli donates signed bat to Shahid Afridi Foundation
- August 01, 2017

In case you didn't know. . India and Pakistan may not have active cricketing relation now, courtesy political turmoil between the two nations. However, the players from both sides of the border share a cordial relationship with each other. (more...)
Not Salman Khan But Talent Got Mouni Her Role In 'Gold' Not Salman Khan But Talent Got Mouni Her Role In 'Gold'
- August 01, 2017

Mouni making her debut with Akshay instead of Salman was a little surprising but hey, we're not complaining. At an event, Sidhwani clarified rumours of Mouni being recommended by "some one" and said, "To be honest, no one recommended her". Earlier, director Reema Kagti had revealed that Gold is not a historical account of the hockey match that India played at the 1948 Olympics and brought home India's first gold medal. (more...)
Kelly will run for re-election in 2018 Kelly will run for re-election in 2018
- August 01, 2017

Senate in 2018. He was rumored to be considering the run after discussions with President Trump where Trump urged him to run. The 57-year-old Casey is seeking a third term next year. He has also supported the House GOP bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. By many factors, Pennsylvania is largely viewed as a blue state often won by Democrats; however, in 2016, Trump narrowly defeated Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton 48.2 to 47.5 percent in the Commonwealth. (more...)
Martin Shkreli jury ends first day of deliberations without verdict Martin Shkreli jury ends first day of deliberations without verdict
- August 01, 2017

Matsumoto also said she hoped they could work each day until at least 5:15 p.m., with the option of staying later if they desired. After the news broke on Anthony Scaramucci's quick firing as White House communications director, Shkreli wrote on his Facebook page , "In for comms director". (more...)
Los Angeles announces deal with IOC for hosting 2028 Olympic Games Los Angeles announces deal with IOC for hosting 2028 Olympic Games
- August 01, 2017

Paris was seen as the frontrunner for the 2024 Games because it was passed over in a series of earlier Olympic bids and because the French capital will have marked 100 years since the last time it hosted the Games. "The Games in 2028 will give us the seed of a new Olympic legacy here in Los Angeles and around the world", said Garcetti. Worldwide athletes will be using UCLA campus facilities during the 2028 Summer Olympic Games . (more...)
Nationals' Gonzalez pitching no-hitter through 6 vs Marlins Nationals' Gonzalez pitching no-hitter through 6 vs Marlins
- August 01, 2017

Davidson also hit a game-ending, two-run homer in Sunday's 3-1 victory over Cleveland. Sean Doolittle relieved Gonzalez and earned his seventh save of the season and the fourth since the Nationals acquired him from the Oakland Athletics. Headley finished with three hits as NY won for the ninth time in 11 games. The Phillies no longer own the worst record in the majors, a distinction that now belongs to San Francisco. (more...)
Gum disease linked to cancers in older women, says study Gum disease linked to cancers in older women, says study
- August 01, 2017

Though the strongest association uncovered was for cancer of the esophagus-which was more than three times more likely in women with periodontal disease-lung cancer, gallbladder cancer, melanoma, and breast cancer were also associated with significantly higher risk. (more...)
Blowing out Birthday candles increases bacteria on cake by 1400 percent Blowing out Birthday candles increases bacteria on cake by 1400 percent
- August 01, 2017

It sounds shocking but is true. Researchers from Clemson University in the U.S. examined the potential spread of bacteria when blowing out candles on a birthday cake . Preliminary tests of blowing on nutrient agar indicated that bioaerosols in human breath expelled from the mouth may be a source of bacteria transferred to cake surfaces. (more...)
After Nene Raju Nene Mantri, Rana Daggubati signs his first global project After Nene Raju Nene Mantri, Rana Daggubati signs his first global project
- August 01, 2017

He was also appointed the Asian Brand Ambassador of the United Kingdom based studio. "London Digital Movie & TV Studios also wish to announce that they will shoot their first blockbuster studio film in 2018 with Rana Daggubati, starring alongside a legendary Hollywood screen Goddess", the press note read . (more...)
Dogs and algae blooms -- a fatal combination Dogs and algae blooms -- a fatal combination
- August 01, 2017

Dr. Ifeoma Achebe, medical officer of health with AHS Central Zone, said the algae is very toxic and the reaction can be serious. People who come in contact with visible blue-green algae (cyanobacteria), or who ingest water containing blue-green algae may experience skin irritation, rash, sore throat, sore red eyes, swollen lips, fever, nausea and vomiting and/or diarrhea. (more...)
Video shows teen crossing US/Mexico border drinking fatal liquid meth concoction Video shows teen crossing US/Mexico border drinking fatal liquid meth concoction
- August 01, 2017

There is renewed interest in the case after ABC published a video that appear to show Perallon and Baird asking the teen to drink from the bottles instead of following protocol. Two minutes later, the officers tell him again to drink the liquid. He was taken into custody before being rushed to hospital, handcuffed to a trolley, where he died within two hours of what experts called a "massive overdose". (more...)
Some companies want women to wear high heels. Here's why they shouldn't Some companies want women to wear high heels. Here's why they shouldn't
- August 01, 2017

Media captionCommuting to work in high heels - is it worth the hassle? According to British researchers, both men and ladies find heels more attractive, with two-thirds of businesswomen crediting the shoes for boosting their image, wellbeing, and self-assurance, while men are nearly twice as likely to flash a smile at women in heels over those in flats. (more...)
Blood Proteins Shed Some Light On Mysterious Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Blood Proteins Shed Some Light On Mysterious Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- August 01, 2017

Research findings from Stanford University released Monday could point the way to a long-sought diagnostic laboratory test for the condition, and possibly a first-ever treatment. "What is at stake here is "proof of concept" that this disease is real", said lead study author Dr. Jose G. Montoya of Stanford University School of Medicine in California. (more...)
El-Rufai Condemns Violence In Kaduna — APC Congress El-Rufai Condemns Violence In Kaduna — APC Congress
- August 01, 2017

He wrote on Facebook , "The invasion of the Kaduna NUJ secretariat by sponsored armed thugs during our press conference was an attempt to kill us in order to silence us.The attack was aided by a police DPO". They damaged vehicles and attacked innocent persons.They injured a journalist leaving him in the pool of his blood. Mr. Sani, the senator representing Kaduna Central, confirmed the development to this newspaper this afternoon. (more...)
The Mediterranean diet only has heart benefits for the well-off, says study The Mediterranean diet only has heart benefits for the well-off, says study
- August 01, 2017

Yet the Mediterranean diet may be more complicated than people think, according to a study that suggests it benefits only the middle classes. Only rich and educated people reduce their risk of heart disease by adopting a Mediterranean diet, researchers claim, reported The Independent . (more...)
Boycott 'done up like a kipper' on Test Match Special Boycott 'done up like a kipper' on Test Match Special
- August 01, 2017

In the video Agnew pretends to be concerned as he reads out a statement that says that the ICC had considered downgrading 'the status of all statistics including runs and wickets from series played between England and the rest of the world in 1970'. (more...)
State lawmakers to review Foxconn incentive package State lawmakers to review Foxconn incentive package
- August 01, 2017

Walker's office referred a request for comment to the state Department of Natural Resources, a Walker cabinet agency. Midwest Environmental Advocates attorney Sarah Geers said environmental impact statements provide the public with a detailed, wide-lens analysis of a project's impact, enabling builders and government officials to find ways to mitigate the effects. (more...)
Swine Flu Claims 10 in Myanmar Swine Flu Claims 10 in Myanmar
- August 01, 2017

The swine flu broke out on July 21 mainly in Yangon and the victims are out of 51 patients suspected of carrying the virus, accounting for 5.49 percent of the mortality rate of the disease. Regional government on Sunday postponed an eight-day spirit festival, scheduled to take place from July 31 to August 7 in a village called Taung Pyone outside Mandalay to prevent the spread of virus. (more...)
BioWare's Corey Gaspur Has Passed Away BioWare's Corey Gaspur Has Passed Away
- August 01, 2017

Gaspar's last role with the company involved working on the development of Anthem as the lead gameplay designer. He also consulted on a great variety of other EA games, such as Star Wars: Battlefront, Mirror's Edge: Catalyst and Mass Effect: Andromeda . (more...)
Private Wealth Advisors Inc. Has $3.50 Million Position in Altria Group (MO) Private Wealth Advisors Inc. Has $3.50 Million Position in Altria Group (MO)
- August 01, 2017

Altria Group's revenue was up 3.2% compared to the same quarter past year. Sterling Investment Advisors Ltd. now owns 1,400 shares of the company's stock worth $100,000 after buying an additional 800 shares during the last quarter. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece of content was originally published by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. If you are accessing this article on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of worldwide copyright & trademark laws. (more...)
Bengaluru Commissioner Praveen Sood transferred, Suneel Kumar is new CoP Bengaluru Commissioner Praveen Sood transferred, Suneel Kumar is new CoP
- August 01, 2017

The former Police Commissioner Praveen Sood believes that cracking the Kammanahalli molestation case was one of the highlights of his seven-month tenure.Sleuths found the culprits using just CCTV footage. Earlier this month, the police had arrested several pro-Kannada activists, sending out a clear message that such acts will not tolerated. "The activists have all the rights to fight for issues over language or any other issue". (more...)
Delhi government cuts funding of 28 Delhi University colleges Delhi government cuts funding of 28 Delhi University colleges
- August 01, 2017

The Delhi government on Monday ordered a halt to the funding of 28 Delhi University (DU) colleges, which are wholly or partially funded by it, after they failed to constitute governing bodies. The series of events cited by Sisodia in another tweet mentioned that the DU Executive Council disapproved the governing body list sent by the state government twice this month, on July 3 and July 17. (more...)