Medical


Baby AJ, who was denied his dad's kidney, rushed to a hospital Baby AJ, who was denied his dad's kidney, rushed to a hospital
- October 30, 2017

According to the family, Dickerson was told he needed to be on good behavior for three to four months before he can give his son the kidney. "His father is walking around with what can save his life right next to him every day". "And January 2018 we will think about re-evaluating you basically", said Burgess, according to Fox. Despite the hospital saying that the operation may be rescheduled in January, AJ's parents worry that by then it will be too late to help him. (more...)
Former BCCI GM MV Sridhar passes away Former BCCI GM MV Sridhar passes away
- October 30, 2017

Sridhar (51) was in charge of BCCI's cricket operations till last month for almost four years. Sridhar is survived by his wife, a son and a daughter. It was Sridhar and Abdul Azeem, who shouldered the burden of Hyderabad batting when Mohammed Azharuddin was busy on national duty for most of the 90's. (more...)
Celgene Corporation (CELG), Planet Payment, Inc. (PLPM) Celgene Corporation (CELG), Planet Payment, Inc. (PLPM)
- October 30, 2017

Carbonite Inc (NASDAQ:CARB) has risen 113.73% since October 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500. Gradient Invs Ltd Liability reported 2,750 shares. Since June 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $2.36 million activity. CASEY MICHAEL D had sold 9,250 shares worth $1.16 million. (more...)
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li'l Champs 2017 announces two winners Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li'l Champs 2017 announces two winners
- October 30, 2017

The sweet little girl, for her finale act performed a medley on "Deewani Mastani", "Jhalla Wallah" and " Main Kolhapur Se Aayi Hu ". The young artist took to the stage with lovely renditions of 'Hawayein", "Sooraj Dooba' and 'Zalima' in the grand finale, giving the viewers a glimpse at his musical versatility. (more...)
Study finds link between dog ownership, decrease in eczema risk Study finds link between dog ownership, decrease in eczema risk
- October 30, 2017

It's very interesting that a family dog could have a protective effect. The first study found that women who had dogs at home since pregnancy had babies who were protected from allergic eczema. Researchers discovered that the bacteria carried by our four-legged companions may play a special protective role against asthma symptoms. This mixed result means that exposure to dogs is probably not recommended for children with asthma who are allergic to the animals. (more...)
Stronger Vaccine Needed After Devastating Flu Season Stronger Vaccine Needed After Devastating Flu Season
- October 30, 2017

Despite a horror flu season, Professor Brendan Murphy said the claims were "utterly false" and stood by the vaccine being used around the world. 'The choice of vaccines is based on recommendations from independent medical experts including the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation, ' he said. (more...)
Protesters storm Kurdistan parliament after Barzani announces resignation Protesters storm Kurdistan parliament after Barzani announces resignation
- October 30, 2017

Iraqi Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani said he would give up his position as president on November 1, after an independence referendum he championed backfired and triggered a regional crisis. Shortly after the rise of the extremist group, Barzani gave his strongest-ever indication that his government would be pursuing independence. We are very disappointed in this punishment from Iraq, and it is not fair. (more...)
3 things we saw in Eagles ugly yet dominant win over 49ers 3 things we saw in Eagles ugly yet dominant win over 49ers
- October 29, 2017

But pass interference by cornerback Dontae Johnson on third-and-15 in the end zone, covering former 49ers receiver Torrey Smith, led to Philadelphia's first touchdown of the game, a 1-yard touchdown throw to a wide-open Zach Ertz . He disrupted the Niners on three of his first four snaps, delivered a vicious hit on quarterback C.J. Beathard in the second quarter, knocked a pass away from running back Matt Breida in the fourth and finished with seven tackles to lead the team. (more...)
Are Chip and Joanna Gaines selling their Texas farmhouse? Are Chip and Joanna Gaines selling their Texas farmhouse?
- October 29, 2017

However, despite referencing documents dated October 5, 2017, E! "The Gaines have not sold their home and they do not have any plans to do so". A simple correction was made on the property line they share with their neighbors. "Remember if it didn't come directly from us it's probably NOT true", Gaines tweeted. The rumor comes just weeks after the couple announced that the fifth season of " Fixer Upper " would be their last. (more...)
Unstunned halal meat banned in Lancashire school meals Unstunned halal meat banned in Lancashire school meals
- October 29, 2017

Unstunned halal meat is now supplied to 12,000 pupils at 27 schools in Blackburn, Nelson, Burnley, Rawtenstall, Hyndburn, Clitheroe and Preston. Poultry will not form part of the ban as Cllr Driver stated stunning chickens may kill them ahead of slaughter, which would go against Islamic practise. (more...)
Darren Fletcher secures first away victory of season for Stoke Darren Fletcher secures first away victory of season for Stoke
- October 29, 2017

The Hornets have defied expectations by collecting 15 points from their first nine games, putting them in a Europa League spot with almost a quarter of the campaign played. He came in, did very well in the last game again and we hope if not for the next match then after the break he is available". "But we don't change one word of our goal". (more...)
Doctor diagnoses his own cancer with an iPhone Doctor diagnoses his own cancer with an iPhone
- October 29, 2017

He discovered a mass that turned out to be squamous cell cancer . "I felt something amusing in my neck, connected the probe to my phone, did an ultrasound, and there it was: My tumor", said Martin in a testimonial on Butterfly Network's website. (more...)
Paraplegic man standing and moving legs again as scientists rewire spine Paraplegic man standing and moving legs again as scientists rewire spine
- October 29, 2017

Within two years of physical therapy using scES , Meas regained his ability to stand and move his legs and hips, even without the scES device . Humans are able to move because electrical signals originating in the brain's motor cortex travel down to the lumbar region in the lower spinal cord , where they activate motor neurons that coordinate the movement of muscles responsible for extending and flexing the leg. (more...)
Former TD MP Nama threatens to make woman's private pictures public Former TD MP Nama threatens to make woman's private pictures public
- October 29, 2017

Based on her complaint, a case under Sections 509 (word, gesture or act meant to outrage woman's modesty) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the Indian Penal Code was registered against the former MP and his brother, the Jubilee Hills police said. (more...)
Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond captures Skate Canada gold Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond captures Skate Canada gold
- October 29, 2017

The two said they'll likely retire after the Pyeongchang Olympics. Canadians Andrew Poje and Kaitlyn Weaver took home silver with a combined score of 190.01. Duhamel and Radford landed their huge throw quadruple salchow on the way to 222.22 total points. Vanessa James and Morgan Cipres of France are narrowly behind in third after scoring 73.04 points. (more...)
QUEENSLAND VOTES: Premier tipped to call state election for November 25 QUEENSLAND VOTES: Premier tipped to call state election for November 25
- October 29, 2017

She was able to mobilise the support of independent MP Peter Wellington to form government. "Queensland's best days are ahead of us". But that campaign failed to keep the LNP and former Premier Campbell Newman in power. "We have worked successfully with the cross bench and the parliament we were given", she said. Her speech suffered a slight hiccup when anti-Adani protestors rushed the stage, however they were quickly ushered away, with Ms Palaszczuk telling the crowd she believed in the ... (more...)
Breast cancer awareness camp held in Ahmedabad Breast cancer awareness camp held in Ahmedabad
- October 29, 2017

The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk also drew cancer survivors to Thalia Mara Hall Saturday to share their inspiration and determination with others. During the event, organisers highlighted the leading causes of breast cancer, and emphasised that early detection is key to successful treatment of the disease. (more...)
Mom posts photo of overdose to inspire others to recovery
- October 29, 2017

Little did I know that day, my life was about to change, drastically. Hurt said that thanks to the humiliation she felt after seeing herself in that state, she chose to make a change mainly because of her son who - even though it can't be seen in the viral photo - was there in the back of the auto when she passed out. (more...)
What you should know about SC's Halloween curfew for many sex offenders What you should know about SC's Halloween curfew for many sex offenders
- October 29, 2017

Authorities will conduct searches for anything illegal and make sure offenders are meeting the terms of their supervision. The Kansas Offender Registration Act, or KORA, says that Registered offenders are allowed to participate in Halloween activities unless they are on parole or probation and it is strictly restricted. (more...)
Neos Therapeutics, Inc. (NEOS) Recent Ownership Changes
- October 29, 2017

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: " Neos Therapeutics, Inc". Also, there are 1 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.6 average brokerage recommendation. During such notable technical setup, fundamental investors usually stay away and are careful shorting or selling the stock. State of Wisconsin Investment Board acquired a new position in Neos Therapeutics during the 2nd quarter valued at about $102,000. (more...)
Kancha Ilaiah placed under house arrest in Hyderabad Kancha Ilaiah placed under house arrest in Hyderabad
- October 29, 2017

On Saturday, a large number of Ilaiah's supporters gathered outside his house. If sources are to be believed then the freedom of expression is being stifled in this matter as even Vijayawada police did not give permission to the Dalit writer to hold a meeting. (more...)
What does the opioid epidemic look like in California — INTERACTIVE MAP What does the opioid epidemic look like in California — INTERACTIVE MAP
- October 29, 2017

Tikkanen understands better than most the significance of providing enough help to those battling addiction. Roughly 1,925 people died in California of opioid overdose, including 51 in Kern County, which had a death rate of 5.7 per 100,000 people, topping the state average of 4.6. (more...)
Broncos make two roster moves Broncos make two roster moves
- October 29, 2017

Snyder spent the first seven weeks of the National Football League season unemployed after he was waived-injured with turf toe when the Broncos set their season-opening, 53-man roster in early September. Although high ankle sprains are usually a two- to six-week injuries depending on the severity, Davis did attempt to return this week to play against the Chiefs. (more...)
Photos from Michigan State's triple-OT 39-31 loss to Northwestern Photos from Michigan State's triple-OT 39-31 loss to Northwestern
- October 29, 2017

But Michigan State answered with a 6-yard touchdown pass from Lewerke to Davis to tie the game at 24. In the third overtime facing a first and 10 and his own 25-yard line, Lewerke had the ball knocked loose and made a decision to heave one downfield into the end zone across his body in the direction of his receiver, but ended up in the waiting arms of Northwestern's Nate Hall . (more...)
Surrogate mother in California unknowingly gives birth to her biological son Surrogate mother in California unknowingly gives birth to her biological son
- October 29, 2017

However, Allen was completely sure she wanted her baby . Despite using condoms, they had apparently conceived the child after becoming pregnant with the Lius' baby , in what is believed to be an extremely rare case of superfetation . The Chinese couple reportedly no longer wanted Max after the revelation, and sought an adoption agency to find another family for him, and demanded between $23,000 and $28,000 as compensation. (more...)
Pharmaceutical CEO arrested for bribing doctors to prescribe powerful opioid
- October 29, 2017

The billionaire founder of Insys Therapeutics Inc was arrested on Thursday on US charges he participated in a scheme to bribe doctors to prescribe a fentanyl-based cancer pain drug, marking a step by authorities to fight the opioid epidemic. (more...)
Wisconsin holds off IL 24-10, stays unbeaten Wisconsin holds off IL 24-10, stays unbeaten
- October 29, 2017

A strip-sack of Jeff George, Jr .at midfield led to a fumble recovery that set up the next Wisconsin points. Thomas had a few spectacular runs, including tearing off a 27-yard burst on third down. In fact, the Badgers went three-and-out on their first two drives, and were about to punt after three unsuccessful downs when they got some help from the Illini. (more...)
Puppy overdoses on opioid, revived by Narcan
- October 29, 2017

So he rushed her to the Bulger Veterinary Hospital in North Andover, and they quickly knew how to help. Thibault said Zoey became unresponsive after sniffing a cigarette package he believes was laced with an opioid. "What concerns the owner as well is where the drug was found". "It could've been one of the kids in the neighborhood and that would've been devastating". (more...)
APC Governors keep mum after meeting Buhari APC Governors keep mum after meeting Buhari
- October 29, 2017

However, both the president of the Senate, Bukola Saraki and the speaker of the house of representatives, Yakubu Dogara met with president Buhari at his official residence in the villa, where they explained reasons why federal lawmakers made a decision to boycott the dinner altogether. (more...)
Cobblestone Capital Advisors LLC Increases Holding in Starbucks Corp (SBUX)
- October 28, 2017

The stock uncovered monthly boring performance with sinking progress of -0.15%. About 12,230 shares traded. DGSE Companies, Inc. (DGSE) has risen 200.92% since October 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Analysts anticipate that Starbucks Corporation will post $2.06 EPS for the current year. Harbour Inv Mgmt Limited Com holds 3.67% or 86,219 shares in its portfolio. (more...)