Medical


ACI and China's HNA Airport sign deal to enhance airport management ACI and China's HNA Airport sign deal to enhance airport management
- October 19, 2017

Accepting the awards in Mauritius, Ahmed Al Shamisi, Acting chief Operations Officer at Abu Dhabi Airports, said: "We are honored to be receiving such appreciation from passengers through these prestigious global awards". Stating that it was a delight to receive the prestigious ACI ASQ Award trophy on behalf of Hyderabad Airport, Kishore said the recognition certainly boosts Brand Hyderabad and positions the resurgent India onto the world's canvas. (more...)
Delhi Police seize 1182 kg of crackers ahead of Diwali, 21 booked
- October 19, 2017

Notably, the apex court banned the sale of firecrackers in Delhi in its Oct 9 ruling in which it upheld its previous order of Nov 11, 2016 that had suspended all the licenses pertaining to the retail and wholesale trading of crackers within the NCR territory. (more...)
Long Beach restaurant under fire for serving Popeyes chicken Long Beach restaurant under fire for serving Popeyes chicken
- October 19, 2017

Popeye's aside, Sanchez says she still makes nearly everything from scratch, though that's a fairly elastic term: Only God and chickens can make eggs; and she buys some products and ingredients from locals. Sanchez admits that yes, the fried chicken they use is from Popeyes. Sanchez says she's reached out to Popeye's for approval to officially add them to her menu and hasn't heard back. (more...)
Scientists Say They May Have Found Cause Of Dyslexia Scientists Say They May Have Found Cause Of Dyslexia
- October 19, 2017

Dyslexic people have difficulty reading and writing - when they look at a page they see bunches of out-of-order, distorted letters. Scientists believe the identical arrangement produces "mirror" images in both eyes that may confuse the brain. (more...)
Edison International (EIX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of Edison International (EIX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
- October 19, 2017

It has outperformed by 7.97% the S&P500. In the most recent financial results released by Edison International , for the quarter ending on 2017-06-30, the company posted EPS of 0.85. BMO Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $8500 target. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 18 by Citigroup. Three months ago, on the other hand, the average analyst rating for Edison International (EIX ) was a Hold - from a survey of 9 analysts. (more...)
Kite Pharma, Launched by Israeli Scientists, Gets FDA Approval for Lymphoma Treatment Kite Pharma, Launched by Israeli Scientists, Gets FDA Approval for Lymphoma Treatment
- October 19, 2017

Gilead said the therapy, dubbed Yescarta, will have a list price of $373,000. A new therapy for a type of lymphoma developed by Kite Pharma , which was acquired by Gilead Sciences Inc, won US approval on Wednesday, marking the second approval for this potentially revolutionary approach to fighting cancer. (more...)
Opioid Deaths Dropped In Colorado After Marijuana Legalization Opioid Deaths Dropped In Colorado After Marijuana Legalization
- October 19, 2017

Barnett, Chris Delcher and Alexander C. Wagenaar said according to the Washington Post . "Everybody wants the answer now because we want to know if this is a good idea or not", Valuck said. In the meantime, it's worth looking at how recreational marijuana is unfolding, especially as more states look into decriminalization and legalization. (more...)
Bajaj Auto's standalone Q2 net profit down 1%
- October 18, 2017

On consolidated basis, the company's net profit during Q2 declined to Rs 1,194 crore from Rs 1,201 crore reported for Q2 FY17. EBITDA margin for the quarter was 20.8%. The company registered its highest ever monthly sales in September 2017, selling over 4.28 lakh vehicles. The company's motorcycle volumes during the quarter (including exports) advanced by a mere 2% to 918,721 units over the same period a year ago. (more...)
Rahul Gandhi will become Congress president in 'matter of days': Jyotiraditya Scindia Rahul Gandhi will become Congress president in 'matter of days': Jyotiraditya Scindia
- October 18, 2017

Chottubhai Vasava, who voted for Congress' Ahmed Patel in the Rajya Sabha elections in Gujarat , will be meeting Congress general secretary in-charge of Gujarat Ashok Gehlot and Gujarat Congress president Bharat Solanki to hold discussions on seat-sharing formula. (more...)
Rajasthan police refuse guard of honour to Rajnath Singh Rajasthan police refuse guard of honour to Rajnath Singh
- October 18, 2017

Some of them were part of the guard of honour, but they refused to report to duty and hence they had to be replaced with other policemen, Rathod also said. In a separate incident, 10 policemen posted at Jaipur's Civil Lines Metro Station got their heads tonsured in protest yesterday after six of their colleagues were transferred to police lines for allegedly protesting over the pay cut rumour. (more...)
Study Suggests Blood Transfusions From Pregnant Women Might Pose Risk To Men Study Suggests Blood Transfusions From Pregnant Women Might Pose Risk To Men
- October 18, 2017

Researchers found that men studied under the age of 50 were 1.5 times more likely to die within three years if they had received a red blood cell transfusion from a female donor who had ever been pregnant. Dutch scientists analysed death rates among 31,118 patients who received 59,320 red blood cell transfusions. The risk for men under 50 was 13 percent greater if the donor of the blood had ever been pregnant. (more...)
Honduras look to keep Brazil at bay Honduras look to keep Brazil at bay
- October 18, 2017

On the face of it, Honduras - Brazil's pre-quarterfinal opponent on Wednesday - will not give Amadeu a sleepless night but he is not prepared to take his opponent lightly. Their only win in the group stage came against new entrants New Caledonia. Having conceded 11 goals till now, Honduras will have to shore up its leaky defence if it is to pose any serious challenge to Brazil. (more...)
Gauri Lankesh killing: SIT denies sending footage to foreign lab Gauri Lankesh killing: SIT denies sending footage to foreign lab
- October 18, 2017

In the picture, the suspect can be seen riding the bike near Gauri Lankesh's house. Meanwhile, on Tuesday, the SIT refuted a report by TV channel that the suspects' sketches were prepared with the help of Gauri's mother Indira Lankesh. Journalist and social activist Gauri Lankesh was gunned down outside her Bengaluru residence on September 5. A man in a helmet was recorded on cameras as he shot her in the chest.Last weekend, the Karnataka police released sketches of the suspected killers ... (more...)
911 releases calls from Hollywood rehab center where 14 patients died 911 releases calls from Hollywood rehab center where 14 patients died
- October 18, 2017

Employees from Hollywood Hills made 6 calls to 911 within three and a half hours that morning about struggling patients. In another call, an employee sighs, "Whatta night", while describing her patient's condition. "They're saying that they have, um, they're having issues with patients and there may be casualties". No dates or times are provided with the calls. The calls were released Monday by Hollywood Police. (more...)
Massive Us-South Korean naval war games begin near Korean peninsula Massive Us-South Korean naval war games begin near Korean peninsula
- October 18, 2017

USFK stressed that the exercises were routine and were not being held in response to recent event. In April, the last time the MI was in Busan, South Korean media reported it was carrying SEALs to train with South Korean forces to take out the North's nuclear command structure and leader Kim Jong Un, though the United States military has said that it does not train for attempts at regime change. (more...)
Case of West Nile Virus confirmed in Upstate, officials say Case of West Nile Virus confirmed in Upstate, officials say
- October 18, 2017

Aqua-Reslin poses no risk to people or pets, but beekeepers in the area will need to take precautions by moving hives before the insecticide is sprayed. Individuals showing flu-like symptoms such as headache, body aches, joint pains, vomiting, diarrhea or rash, and who have been bitten by a mosquito within the previous 15 days, should see a physician. (more...)
Stock Watch & Analyst Take on TransEnterix, Inc. (:TRXC), Inuvo, Inc. (:INUV) Stock Watch & Analyst Take on TransEnterix, Inc. (:TRXC), Inuvo, Inc. (:INUV)
- October 18, 2017

Its 92.47% appreciation from Friday's close has set alarm bells ringing. TransEnterix, Inc . ( TRXC ) recently closed with rise of 99.47% to its 20-Day Simple Moving Average . Right now, TRXC's beta is 2. TransEnterix, Inc . (NYSE: TRXC ) is 177.33% above its 200-day moving average, providing a measure of resistance for long positions. (more...)
Education, screenings essential in breast cancer fight Education, screenings essential in breast cancer fight
- October 18, 2017

But what is the real risk for being diagnosed with breast cancer? During the meeting, he noted that breast cancer was the second most diagnosed cancer for women in the US, including the second most common cause of cancer death in women. Blomenberg said locally, they see two to three cases a year in men. The earlier a diagnosis is made, the better the chances are of treatment being successful. (more...)
Obasanjo, Makarfi in Close Door Meeting Obasanjo, Makarfi in Close Door Meeting
- October 18, 2017

They were welcomed by the former president at his Green Legacy Hotels and Suites located in Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Abeokuta. The meeting lasted for about an hour. He added, "Only yesterday night, we heard that out national caretaker chairman is coming to Ogun State". Although, all the issues discussed at the meeting were not disclosed, our correspondent gathered it might not be unconnected with current effort being made to reposition the party in the build-up towards the ... (more...)
Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC)
- October 18, 2017

About 156,090 shares traded. It has underperformed by 53.51% the S&P500. A stock rating will usually tell the investor how well a stock's market value relates to what analysts believe is a fair value for the stock, based on an objective evaluation of the company. (more...)
Mother-son who sheltered Honeypreet held in Bathinda Mother-son who sheltered Honeypreet held in Bathinda
- October 18, 2017

According to reports, Singh had come to Panchkula in the Dera chief's convoy on August 25 - the day a special CBI court had here convicted Ram Rahim to two different rape cases. Panchkula: The CEO of a business venture run by Sirsa-based Dera Sacha Sauda has been arrested in connection with the violence that erupted following the conviction of the sect's head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in a rape case on August 25, the police said, on Tuesday. (more...)
Search continues for six missing Queensland fisherman as mothers 'wait in hope' Search continues for six missing Queensland fisherman as mothers 'wait in hope'
- October 18, 2017

RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue and RACQ Lifeflight Rescue have joined Water Police, Volunteer Marine Rescue and several other vessels in the ongoing search. The air search was increased on Wednesday, with helicopters enlisted as the search area continued to broaden. He was saved when a couple on a passing vessel heard his screams for help. (more...)
Protest outside Supreme Court against ban on sale of crackers Protest outside Supreme Court against ban on sale of crackers
- October 18, 2017

The RSS does not fully agree with the Supreme Court ban on sale of firecrackers in Delhi and National Capital Region this Diwali , a senior leader said on Saturday. The top court also allowed the Delhi Police to issue a licence to shopkeepers for sale of firecrackers, adding that the number of licences issued should not exceed 500. (more...)
Pennsylvania: First Medical Cannabis Grower/Processor To Begin Production Pennsylvania: First Medical Cannabis Grower/Processor To Begin Production
- October 18, 2017

In order to become operational, Cresco Yeltrah underwent several inspections from the Department of Health. The Pennsylvania Department of Health approved Tuesday Cresco Yeltrah to begin growing medical marijuana at its Jefferson County location , northeast of Pittsburg. (more...)
Gov. Jerry Brown declares state of emergency over California's hep A outbreak
- October 18, 2017

The California Department of Health (CDPH) has already distributed nearly 80,000 doses of the adult vaccine, according to the CDPH's official press release on the declaration; however, more doses will be needed to appropriately respond to and control the outbreak. (more...)
Waiting periods on guns prevent 750 United States deaths per year Waiting periods on guns prevent 750 United States deaths per year
- October 18, 2017

The first, relying on data from 1970 to 2014, compared changes in the number of gun homicides in states that adopted waiting periods with such changes elsewhere, accounting for critical factors associated with gun violence, like alcohol consumption and poverty rates. (more...)
Selena Gomez wants little sister to be a 'leader' Selena Gomez wants little sister to be a 'leader'
- October 18, 2017

The empowering message comes one month after Gomez revealed on September 14 that she had undergone a kidney transplant as part of her lupus treatment , and her donor was her best friend, actress Francia Raisa . Selena responds by saying, "Because you are fearless, right?" "You're not scared of anything". She will be raised to know her voice matters. Gracie is Selena's half-sister, from her mother's second marriage to Brian Teefey. (more...)
British American Tobacco Plc (NYSE:BTI) Valuation According To Analysts
- October 18, 2017

The company now has a P/E ratio of 20.98 and market cap is 116.87B. The institutional investor owned 12,050 shares of the company's stock after selling 16,706 shares during the quarter. The original version of this news story can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/10/16/british-american-tobacco-plc-bats-given-new-gbx-5500-price-target-at-berenberg-bank.html. (more...)
Health department holding flu shot clinics around Douglas County Health department holding flu shot clinics around Douglas County
- October 18, 2017

Doctors are predicting that the flu could be more active this year and encourage you to get the flu shot before the end of October. Although the flu season in Southeast Georgia normally begins after Christmas, the spread of the disease is unpredictable. (more...)
What Analysts say About Nabors Industries (NBR)? What Analysts say About Nabors Industries (NBR)?
- October 18, 2017

Nabors Industries Ltd . has a 52 week low of $6.18 and a 52 week high of $18.40. The co's performance for 6 months was moved down of -3.20%, 1-year performance stands at 10.60% and year to date showing surged performance of 4.30%. 45,800 shares valued at $3.21M were sold by ALBAN CARLOS on Wednesday, June 14. Servicemaster Global Hldgs I (NYSE:SERV) was raised too. Since May 4, 2017, it had 2 insider buys, and 0 sales for $388,982 activity. (more...)