Medical


NHS patients given option to switch to smartphone GP service NHS patients given option to switch to smartphone GP service
- November 06, 2017

Following the successful completion of a trial in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, The GP at Hand service is now being rolled out across the capital. The new service gives access to Global Positioning System at practices in London via the GP at Hand app, run by health provider, Babylon. The service is not suitable for mental health conditions, pregnancy and for infirmity, which is a big chunk of a GP's daily workload. (more...)
Prominent Kashmir Trader Bodies Boycott Meeting With Interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma Prominent Kashmir Trader Bodies Boycott Meeting With Interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma
- November 06, 2017

He said when Home Minister Rajnath Singh had come to Srinagar , the party had received an invitation from the home ministry. On Sunday, Farooq Abdullah had said that he does not expect much from the exercise of the new interlocutor. Those who have shown interest in talks include CPI (M) leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami, Khan Sahib MLA Hakeem Yasin and former agriculture minister Ghulam Hassan Mir. (more...)
Use OTP from December 1 — Aadhaar-Mobile linking
- November 06, 2017

The status of mapping will be intimated to the customer's registered mobile number. SBI customers can also link Aadhaar number with SBI Account through SMS, ATM and branch visit. Among the suggestions made by telcos, subscribers will send their Aadhaar and mobile details to a designated number set up for verification. Now, there are reasons why you as well as everyone - recently even the Supreme Court judges told government lawyers they are getting these messages - are getting these ... (more...)
2.5 million fire extinguishers sold in commercial trucks recalled 2.5 million fire extinguishers sold in commercial trucks recalled
- November 06, 2017

The recall involves two styles of Kidde fire extinguishers - plastic handle fire extinguishers and push-button Pindicator fire extinguishers - representing 134 different models manufactured between 1973 and August 15. Also, this year it is a good idea to check the name and number on your fire extinguishers. There has been almost 400 reports of incidents involving the fire extinguishers not working including one death in 2014 where emergency responders could not get the recalled Kidde fire ... (more...)
Nigeria ready to dialogue with Niger Delta militants after new threat Nigeria ready to dialogue with Niger Delta militants after new threat
- November 06, 2017

One of the militant groups in the south-south, Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, RNDA, says it is ready to lead security agents to the hideout of wanted militant leader Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo. Mulade, Executive Chairman, Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice, implored the Federal Government to fulfill its promises to the economy life base of the country, particularly the good and peace loving people of the oil rich Niger Delta. (more...)
Giants' Ben McAdoo open to benching QB Eli Manning Giants' Ben McAdoo open to benching QB Eli Manning
- November 06, 2017

While his answer was an attempt to dance around being directly critical of the gunslinger, McAdoo still managed to give America a money-quote. A reporter asked head coach Ben McAdoo what he said at halftime to inspire the team. "Well, they've got to do what they've got to do", Manning said. Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley (30) celebrates with teammates after rushing for a touchdown as New York Giants' Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (41) watches during the second half of an ... (more...)
Dolphins players kneel during national anthem
- November 06, 2017

President Donald Trump furthered the controversy in September when he implicitly called Kaepernick a "son of a bitch" and called on National Football League fans to boycott games when kneeling occurred. The players, however, told Gase they felt waiting in the tunnel was interfering with their game preparation. They'll likely be asked about it after the game. (more...)
Anthony Weiner to report to prison on Monday Anthony Weiner to report to prison on Monday
- November 06, 2017

It offers sex offender treatment. Anthony Weiner has been sentenced to 21 months in jail for sexting a minor. The Bureau of Prisons says that FMC-Devens holds just over 1100 inmates at the Ayer facility. He wore his wedding band at the proceeding, but he will likely be unable to take the ring with him to prison. Weiner, 53, twice broke down in tears when he was sentenced in September, following earlier scandals that forced him from Congress in 2011 and sank a comeback bid that saw him ... (more...)
Womb transplants could allow men to have babies, fertility expert claims Womb transplants could allow men to have babies, fertility expert claims
- November 06, 2017

The success of womb transplants in women means that the science is now available to allow similar operations to be carried out on those who began life as men, Dr Richard Paulson, President of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine says. (more...)
Manafort And Gates To Remain Restricted To Their Homes, Judge Says Manafort And Gates To Remain Restricted To Their Homes, Judge Says
- November 06, 2017

A federal judge on Thursday ordered President Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort , and his business associate Rick Gates to remain under home confinement and Global Positioning System monitoring for now. The TV personality, who has been engaged in a decade-long feud with Trump, was quick to praise Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his ongoing probe into possible ties between Trump's 2016 campaign and Russian Federation. (more...)
Odell Beckham Jr. sends touching letter to Deshaun Watson after ACL tear Odell Beckham Jr. sends touching letter to Deshaun Watson after ACL tear
- November 06, 2017

Watson suffered the injury at Thursday's practice. Kaepernick , 30, went 196-for-331 for 2,241 yards (59.2 percent), throwing 16 touchdowns to four interceptions for a 90.7 QB rating through 12 games - 11 starts - in 2016. Watson suffered a torn ACL in his left knee while in college. Since then, he's turned a team known for defense into one with a high-flying offense. (more...)
Enugu Elections: PDP Sweeps Votes In 17 LG Polls
- November 06, 2017

Mr. Okechukwu decried late arrival of materials in many polling units in the state. The APC vice chairman said that he had been to the local government headquarters at Udi to report and the electoral officer assured him that the materials would soon be distributed. (more...)
Ashish Nehra's Farewell Party Video Emerges Online Ashish Nehra's Farewell Party Video Emerges Online
- November 05, 2017

Former Pakistan seamer, Shoaib Akhtar is the latest cricketer to heap praise on the 38-year-old Indian and said that it was nice playing against him . Nehra said there are few moments that define cricketers and such moments also create their image. Ashish Nehra got a fitting farewell on the field as he bowed out at the Feroz Shah Kotla after India's first T20I against New Zealand.Nehra ended his 18-year worldwide career in front of his home crowd, a luxury which not many stars could ... (more...)
Urban Mobility India conference to begin tomorrow in Hyderabad Urban Mobility India conference to begin tomorrow in Hyderabad
- November 05, 2017

On the occasion he said, There is severe crunch in parking spaces everywhere in the country. "This is because auto parking space has become a major problem as many families have ended up having one vehicle for each member", he said. He pointed out to rapid increase in the population of Hyderabad and expected that Metro would bring relief to the city. He congratulated the government for speeding up the project. (more...)
IS claims 'ongoing' attack on Yemen government bastion
- November 05, 2017

Moments later, gunmen stormed the Aden criminal investigations unit, next door to security headquarters, as a suicide bomber detonated an explosive belt in the building, a source in the unit said. A security source in Aden told Xinhua by phone saying that "the suicide attack primarily aimed at assassinating Aden's security chief General Shalal who was heading to his workplace at the time of the explosion". (more...)
AJ McCarron Files Grievance, Seeking Unrestricted Free Agency In 2018 AJ McCarron Files Grievance, Seeking Unrestricted Free Agency In 2018
- November 05, 2017

As an unrestricted free agent, McCarron would be able to sign with any team without that team having to give anything to the Bengals in return. Then came another jolt: The trade fell through because paperwork wasn't filed with the National Football League office in time. (more...)
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance
- November 05, 2017

The firm has a market cap of $101,835.48, a P/E ratio of 21.02, a P/E/G ratio of 2.45 and a beta of 1.18. The stock increased 1.43% or $0.54 on November 3, reaching $38.42. Kahn Brothers Group Inc De has 19,583 shares. Commonwealth Equity Inc reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX). Cetera Advsr Ltd holds 69,337 shares. (more...)
Eagles coach Doug Pederson unsure RB Jay Ajayi will play against Broncos Eagles coach Doug Pederson unsure RB Jay Ajayi will play against Broncos
- November 05, 2017

Defensive end Derrick Wolfe will be a handful for guard Brandon Brooks . Denver fans have had few complaints about their team's defense, but the offense is another story. The Eagles have gone the other way, rocketing to an NFL-best record, but this game still presents several interesting facets, and there's a good bet it will be closer than the 7.5-point spread. (more...)
Better off not bowling to Kohli at all: Akhtar Better off not bowling to Kohli at all: Akhtar
- November 05, 2017

This is not the first time that Indian skipper praised Pakistani bowlers, earlier; he lauded Mohammad Amir calling him the best bowler in world cricket today. Nevertheless, the speedster battled hard against his body and managed to pick up more than 400 worldwide wickets across all three formats. Kohli's comments did not go unnoticed by the Rawalpindi-born Akhtar who said that it would have been a great contest bowling against the Indian maestro and acknowledged him as a great batsman. (more...)
AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by SunTrust Banks, Inc
- November 05, 2017

SunTrust Banks, Inc. reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of AbbVie in a research note on Monday. The average 1-year price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $93.15. Therefore 52% are positive. The stock of AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Tuesday, October 18 by Leerink Swann. The company was downgraded on Monday, March 7 by Goldman Sachs. (more...)
Coffee cuts disease risk
- November 05, 2017

A team led by Csaba Kovesdy, MD, and Jun Ling Lu, MD (University of Tennessee Health Science Center), looked to see whether chronic insomnia might be linked with increased risks of dying early and developing kidney problems in a group of 957,587 U.S. (more...)
Vehicle bomb kills, injures dozens in Syria Vehicle bomb kills, injures dozens in Syria
- November 05, 2017

The exact death toll is yet unknown. The attack targeted refugees from the violence who had gathered on the east side of the Euphrates River, according to both SANA and the human rights organization. The city is one of two in which Syrian troops declared victory over IS on Friday. After the powerful fire, it became possible for the Syrian army to strike under the command of General Hasan Suhel to destroy the last Islamic State Plateau in Eastern Syria . (more...)
Scientists decode mechanism to help quit unwanted thoughts Scientists decode mechanism to help quit unwanted thoughts
- November 05, 2017

The result was that when there is insufficient GABA content in the hippocampus, the person is not in control of himself and cannot abandon the obsessive thoughts. Further, researchers found that the concentration of GABA in an individual's hippocampus is predictive of his ability to suppress unwanted thoughts. (more...)
Synovus Financial Corp Acquires 4679 Shares of Medtronic PLC (MDT)
- November 05, 2017

Parkside Financial Bank & Trust boosted its stake in shares of Medtronic PLC by 22.4% during the second quarter. The firm owned 165,420 shares of the medical technology company's stock after acquiring an additional 6,351 shares during the quarter. (more...)
Womb transplants for men? Womb transplants for men?
- November 05, 2017

Also, since 2014 at least five children were born to women with Transplantology uterus. He added that there is no specific reason for men not becoming pregnant. "It's a huge team, it's not something somebody can do in a community hospital and just get it done". Paulson replied: "You are talking about trans women". (more...)
Discover the metal chilled food packaging market global briefing for 2017 Discover the metal chilled food packaging market global briefing for 2017
- November 05, 2017

Due to speedy urbanization and industrialization the vacuum packaging market is undergoing technological advancements. It also features different Lipstick Packaging market threats to make users attentive regarding its impact on their market growth. (more...)
Yosemite to close two roads ahead of expected weekend storm Yosemite to close two roads ahead of expected weekend storm
- November 04, 2017

The closure will remain in effect through the weekend and the road conditions will be re-assessed on Monday. Tioga Road typically closes each fall and remains closed throughout the winter months. The work includes placing sandbags and bundles of straw to block runoff into streams, and moving to capture some of the runoff in urban areas that burned. (more...)
Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile over capital Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile over capital
- November 04, 2017

The coalition has denied intentionally targeting civilians in the past. He further referred to the coalition's statement that accused Iran of supporting the Houthis in Yemen and sending arms to the country stressing that the Arab Coalition Summit was held to pursue the goals of the United States in the region. (more...)
British woman arrested for drug trafficking in Egypt over painkillers British woman arrested for drug trafficking in Egypt over painkillers
- November 04, 2017

At Hurghada airport the couple arrived on 9 October, then the woman was arrested. According to the Guardian , she reportedly signed her name on a 38-page statement in Arabic, believing she would be released but was instead taken to a prison cell with 25 other women, where she has spent almost a month. (more...)
Ashes 2017-18: James Vince and Mark Stoneman impress in warm-up Ashes 2017-18: James Vince and Mark Stoneman impress in warm-up
- November 04, 2017

Both Alastair Cook and Joe Root (9) fell cheaply, with the former captain dismissed for a second-ball duck. Pairing Mark Stoneman and James Vince in the same two-bedroom apartment for the first stage of this Ashes tour was a fine idea by England's management. (more...)