Medical


Small study backs aspirin twice a day for type 2 diabetics Small study backs aspirin twice a day for type 2 diabetics
- September 14, 2017

Cardiovascular disease, also known as heart disease or CVD, is the leading cause of illness and death in people with type 2 diabetes . He found that too many calories lead to too much fat in the liver. Over eight weeks, the amount of fat in the pancreas fell, and it began to produce insulin normally, which allowed the body to control sugar levels. "Surprisingly, it was observed that the diet devised as an experimental tool was actually liked by research participants", he said. (more...)
Kevin Rudd's Godson Allegedly Assaulted In Homophobic Attack Kevin Rudd's Godson Allegedly Assaulted In Homophobic Attack
- September 14, 2017

The alleged assault occurred in the suburb of Bulimba on Tuesday morning. The incident appears to be the same as one posted to Facebook by Queensland page Bulimba for Marriage Equality earlier today. Marriage equality is now being debated in Australia as the government runs a national postal survey, asking 16 million voters to weigh in on whether same-sex marriage should be legalised. (more...)
Leon County solid waste pick up resumes today Leon County solid waste pick up resumes today
- September 14, 2017

The Solid Waste Division's storm debris crews may require several passes to collect all debris depending on the severity of the impact in your area. "Waste Management appreciates the cooperation of our valued customers as we collectively rebound from the effects of Hurricane Irma". (more...)
The Film 'It' Breaks Horror Film Records The Film 'It' Breaks Horror Film Records
- September 14, 2017

Before this past weekend , " Paranormal Activity 3 " had the biggest horror opening from 2011 with $52.6 million, and the highest September debut was " Hotel Transylvania 2's " $48.5 million in 2015. Some people may avoid this movie because they don't enjoy " horror" films, but it is so much more than that. Now that Stephen King's IT is the No. (more...)
Lifting of pay cap for police officers 'will satisfy no one' Lifting of pay cap for police officers 'will satisfy no one'
- September 13, 2017

The pay announcement is also unlikely to quell discontent in many parts of the public sector , including the NHS, with the Royal College of Nursing threatening strike action without a significant rise. This can not be right. The pay rises were awarded on the recommendations of the pay review bodies for each profession, which take into account the need and affordability of additional pay. (more...)
Fenerbahce to return for Jack Wilshere in January? Fenerbahce to return for Jack Wilshere in January?
- September 13, 2017

So, Wilshere chose to stay at Arsenal this summer, but is already angling for a move two weeks after the transfer window closed? The report claims that the Canaries have an agreement with Wilshere but will negotiate with Arsenal again in January. (more...)
May accused of 'running scared' after MPs back Labour's university fees motion May accused of 'running scared' after MPs back Labour's university fees motion
- September 13, 2017

Both non-binding motions went through on the nod, with the Government abstaining. Speaking as MPs began the opposition day debate, he said: "I must say that myself and my colleagues are minded to support the motion". The Government then avoided a Commons vote by dissolving Parliament before the debate could be held, before refusing to allow time after June's election. (more...)
Research says climate change is threatening Earth's coffee growing regions Research says climate change is threatening Earth's coffee growing regions
- September 13, 2017

According to the director of the University of Vermont's Gund Institute for Environment Taylor Ricketts , its production is highly dependent on favorable climate and pollinating bees. It threatens the primary livelihood of millions of people who are already vulnerable, " Ricketts told the Thomson Reuters Foundation. Countries with sizable mountain ranges, like Mexico, Colombia, Costa Rica , and Guatemala may actually benefit slightly from warmer temperatures. (more...)
Marcelo extends Real Madrid contract to 2022 Marcelo extends Real Madrid contract to 2022
- September 13, 2017

Marcelo was sent off in Real's 1-1 draw with Levante on home soil on Saturday after he kicked midfielder Jefferson Lerma in the back in an off-the-ball incident. Madrid have endured a frustrating start to their league title defence, drawing with Levante and Valencia at the Santiago Bernabeu after beating Deportivo La Coruna on the opening day. (more...)
Stefon Diggs takes advantage of lax celebration rule after two touchdowns Stefon Diggs takes advantage of lax celebration rule after two touchdowns
- September 13, 2017

The cleats, which boast imagery of Moss wearing the team's purple and gold, are to celebrate the soon-to-be Hall of Famer's induction into the Vikings' Ring of Honor. Minnesota took advantage of several New Orleans defensive mistakes the rest of the game, but even with only 10 men on the field to start, the Saints minimized the damage. (more...)
Hyderabad murder: Police detain former schoolmate of deceased 17-year-old girl Hyderabad murder: Police detain former schoolmate of deceased 17-year-old girl
- September 13, 2017

The deceased left home at around 5pm on Saturday and said that she was going to meet some friends. Police have uncovered the death mystery of Chandini whose decomposed body was found on Tuesday dumped in Ameenpur hillocks on the outskirts of Hyderabad . (more...)
Russian Smugglers Profit From North Korean Sanctions Russian Smugglers Profit From North Korean Sanctions
- September 13, 2017

So where is it getting the money? The critiques will be much harsher if North Korea spirals out of control. "Today, the situation on the Korean peninsula is approaching the brink of war because of the hysterical United States hype aimed at strangling N. (more...)
A Good Time to Consider Popular, Inc. (BPOP), Amgen Inc. (AMGN) A Good Time to Consider Popular, Inc. (BPOP), Amgen Inc. (AMGN)
- September 13, 2017

Mark Sheptoff Fincl Planning Ltd Co stated it has 89 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. About 64,879 shares traded. It has underperformed by 55.35% the S&P500. In the latest earnings report the EPS was $10.98 and is estimated to be $12.57 for the current year with 729,674,000 shares presently outstanding. Mesirow Financial Management accumulated 13,924 shares. (more...)
HC allows DU to declare president election result on Wednesday HC allows DU to declare president election result on Wednesday
- September 13, 2017

The voting was conducted with EVMs and the results will be announced tomorrow. Sounding guilty of taking their right to vote for a ride, students in their final year admitted to coming to vote for the first time in their college life. "It was the college where ABVP president had raised objection to the event, following which there was violence on campus. Don't you think that you have to play a proactive role in deciding how you are reflected in the society?" said the CEO in an appeal to the ... (more...)
Women and hormone therapy Women and hormone therapy
- September 13, 2017

The team also found that deaths from Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia were significantly lower with estrogen-alone than with placebo during 18 years of follow-up, but use of estrogen plus progestin was not associated with dementia mortality. (more...)
15 dead in hepatitis outbreak as San Diego starts street washing 15 dead in hepatitis outbreak as San Diego starts street washing
- September 13, 2017

In January's annual tally of the area's transient population, 5,619 homeless individuals were counted in the city of San Diego, a 10.3 percent increase from previous year. In addition to regularly pressure-washing dirty city right-of-ways with chlorinated water, the county also asked the city to "immediately expand access to public restrooms and wash stations within the city limits that are adjacent to at-risk populations". (more...)
India's First Bullet Train to start by 2023; Sanjeev Sinha named adviser India's First Bullet Train to start by 2023; Sanjeev Sinha named adviser
- September 13, 2017

Most of those who never tire of praising China's infrastructure and its massive rollout, including 22,000 km of a bullet train network, but feel it is too expensive for India will do well to keep in mind China first started planning bullet trains when its income levels were far below what India's are today. (more...)
N Korea rejects United Nations sanctions, warns US N Korea rejects United Nations sanctions, warns US
- September 13, 2017

What impact will the oil measures have? While North Korea's export of laborers overseas was thought to be a key inclusion in the latest resolution, this too was was weaker than the original provision, which would have banned the practice outright. (more...)
Atleti to sign Diego Costa 'this week'
- September 13, 2017

The Spain worldwide has always been linked with a return to Atleti after appearing to have played his last game for the Premier League champions. The London club is expecting to receive 60 million euros payment for the striker . With the two-time Premier League title victor deemed surplus to requirements, Antonio Conte opted to invest £70 million in the highly-rated 24-year-old. (more...)
Capital Region native rides out Hurricane Irma in Fort Myers Capital Region native rides out Hurricane Irma in Fort Myers
- September 12, 2017

The massive storm triggered evacuation orders for 5.6 million people, and made two landfalls Sunday. A tired Gov. Rick Scott, who has flown across the state during the past five days sounding the alarm bell ahead of landfall, acknowledged that it won't be easy for residents in the days ahead. (more...)
US Supreme Court lifts Trump travel ban restriction US Supreme Court lifts Trump travel ban restriction
- September 12, 2017

The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals handed President Trump another judicial defeat Thursday when it denied the administration's request to restrict travel to the United States by more foreigners from six mostly Muslim nations. Hawaii's attorneys said the refugee portion of the travel ban "functionally inoperative" as the Trump administration claimed in its filing. A three-judge panel of the San Francisco-based court unanimously ruled that the administration's revised travel ban affecting ... (more...)
Hurricane Irma leaves almost 6 million without power in Florida Hurricane Irma leaves almost 6 million without power in Florida
- September 12, 2017

Warnings of unsafe storm surges remained in effect through vast swaths of peninsular Florida , where more than six million people had been ordered to flee Irma in one of the biggest evacuations in United States history. After passing through Valdosta it is predicted that the hurricane will diminish into a tropical storm . As Irma moves north overnight we will begin to feel strong wind gusts over the eastern portion of the state (20-30 mph). (more...)
Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW) To Go Ex-Dividend on September 13th
- September 12, 2017

T Rowe Price Group Inc now has $20.19 billion valuation. It opened the session with a $82.77 price tag, later ranging from $82.77 to $83.65, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. Rowe Price Group, Inc . Motco holds 0.47% or 55,637 shares in its portfolio. The market capitalization of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc .is at $19.61 Billion. (more...)
Asus releases ZenFone 4 Series in Canada, US Asus releases ZenFone 4 Series in Canada, US
- September 12, 2017

Going through ZenFone 4 Selfie specifications , we have it with 5.5 inch HD IPS display, Snapdragon 430 SoC, 20 MP + 8 MP dual front camera with dual-lens, 16 mega pixel rear camera, 4 GB RAM, 64 GB internal storage and a 3000 mAh battery unit. (more...)
De Boer sacked by Palace De Boer sacked by Palace
- September 12, 2017

We doubt Frank De Boer is too happy that he has lost another high profile job in record time, but there is some good news for the former Dutch worldwide defender. De Boer had been brought in to encourage Crystal Palace to evolve into a team that were comfortable and effective in possession. Allardyce, who steered Palace to safety last season before retiring from management at the end of the campaign, said he had no interest in resuming his managerial career for the time being. (more...)
Zeid: Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya Muslims is 'textbook example of ethnic cleansing' Zeid: Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya Muslims is 'textbook example of ethnic cleansing'
- September 12, 2017

He becomes the latest Nobel laureate to speak out against the conflict after Archbishop Desmond Tutu broke his vow of silence to urge Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi to do the same. "We are calling on the government of Myanmar to meet its responsibilities for all population groups of the country", he said. Nearly 300,000 Rohingya have fled to neighbouring Bangladesh since renewed violence between state security forces and the minority group began more than two weeks ago. (more...)
Government backs down over pay freeze for public sector workers Government backs down over pay freeze for public sector workers
- September 12, 2017

The shift in policy was signalled by Downing Street on Sunday and is likely to lead to a loosening of restrictions for other sectors, such as health and schools. Steve White, chair of the federation, said that officers were meeting rising demand with dwindling resources and 21,000 fewer officers than in 2010. (more...)
Top officials arrested in Gurugram school murder Top officials arrested in Gurugram school murder
- September 12, 2017

Neerja Batra, the acting principal of the school , is now hospitalised. A decision to install closed-circuit television in all classrooms, stairways, galleries, washrooms, and other open spaces in all schools was also taken, while in neighbouring Delhi, the government announced police verification of non-teaching staff of all government and private schools in three weeks. (more...)
Sitting for Long Periods Linked to Higher Risk of Death Sitting for Long Periods Linked to Higher Risk of Death
- September 12, 2017

Over about 4 years of follow-up, individuals with low total sedentary time showed about the same mortality rates whether bout duration was classified as low ( 10 minutes on average) or high ( 10 minutes). It can't prove that sitting causes the risk, due to the study design. People with greater total sedentary time were more likely to be black, to smoke, and to have diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, estimated glomerular filtration rate less than 60 mL/min/1.73 m, and atrial fibrillation. (more...)
Tallahassee airport to shut down ahead of Irma Tallahassee airport to shut down ahead of Irma
- September 12, 2017

Flights affected so far have included Volaris flights to and from Veracruz, Jet Blue to Fort Lauderdale as well as Spirit Airlines to and from Fort Lauderdale. Regional insurers are particularly vulnerable to losses in Florida because large national carriers retreated from the state in the last decade following a spate of damaging hurricanes. (more...)