Medical


Earnings on the Doorstep For British American Tobacco plc Earnings on the Doorstep For British American Tobacco plc
- November 17, 2017

The Firm operates in four divisions: Telecommunications, Outsourcing, Consulting and Cloud. Huntington National Bank raised its stake in British American Tobacco p.l.c. Finally, Societe Generale upgraded British American Tobacco PLC from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, October 28th. The stock of Merck & Co., Inc. (more...)
Mom who posed with 20000 bees for maternity shoot suffers still birth Mom who posed with 20000 bees for maternity shoot suffers still birth
- November 17, 2017

Mueller, 33, garnered national attention when she incorporated a swarm of honeybees - settled on her stomach - in an August photo shoot. "Jesus decided he needed his own beekeeper on Nov 11, 2017 and took our precious son Emersyn Jacob, back up to Heaven with him". (more...)
Ferdie Pacheco, former corneman for Muhammad Ali, dies at age 89 Ferdie Pacheco, former corneman for Muhammad Ali, dies at age 89
- November 17, 2017

Pacheco, an American of Cuban and Spanish heritage, played a key role in Ali's 1964 title fight against Sonny Liston. Ali's blood pressure rose at the weigh-in and Pacheco was asked to examine the fighter away from the rowdy atmosphere. Pacheco's broadcasting career began shortly after Ali beat Shavers. He worked for networks including NBC and Showtime. Pacheco - born December 8, 1927, in Tampa's predominantly Latino Ybor City area, according to his personal website - became known as ... (more...)
Computer brain training may reduce dementia risk by almost 30% Computer brain training may reduce dementia risk by almost 30%
- November 17, 2017

In the study, researchers followed 2,802 participants - none of whom started out with dementia - for a decade. "Speed of processing training resulted in decreased risk of dementia across the 10-year period of, on average, 29 percent as compared to the control", said Jerri Edwards, lead author from the University of South Florida. (more...)
Marijuana Overdose Death the First? Baby's Doctors Say Yes Marijuana Overdose Death the First? Baby's Doctors Say Yes
- November 17, 2017

A team of doctors, which included Hoyte and Nappe, examined the boy for medical conditions but found he was otherwise healthy, KUSA reports . An 11-month-old Colorado boy is the first person ever to die of a marijuana overdose, according to doctors on his medical team who published their findings in a medical journal. (more...)
Analyst Earnings Estimates Review: Fox Factory Holding Corp (FOXF)
- November 17, 2017

The Company's business divisions include Consumer Banking and Private Wealth Management, Wholesale Banking, Mortgage Banking and Corporate Other. Janus Henderson Group PLC lifted its position in Fox Factory Holding Corp .by 10.1% in the 3rd quarter. (more...)
Buhari, others call for peace, respect for constitution in Zimbabwe Buhari, others call for peace, respect for constitution in Zimbabwe
- November 16, 2017

Buhari, according to a statement by his spokesman Mr Femi Adesina, said this in Abakaliki on Tuesday at a dinner organised in his honour by the Ebonyi State Government during his visit. We are doing our best quietly and effectively as possible to get the rest released. During the year it was my great pleasure to secure the release of 103 Chibok School Girls. (more...)
Why AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Is Being Added to Investors Watchlist? Why AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Is Being Added to Investors Watchlist?
- November 16, 2017

Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. As of the end of the quarter Capital World Investors had acquired a total of 11,770,004 shares growing its holdings by 343.0%. AbbVie's payout ratio is now 62.29%. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. Jefferies Group LLC increased their price target on shares of AbbVie from $107.00 to $115.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, October ... (more...)
Flu cases are three times higher than in previous years Flu cases are three times higher than in previous years
- November 16, 2017

Flu season is upon us and many people turn to flu vaccine to protect themselves. That includes people with asthma, diabetes and lung disease, pregnant women, those over 65 and people who live with or care for others who are at higher risk. "It is the best way to prevent the flu". The flu shot is recommended for everyone 6 months of age and older, including those who are considered at high risk of complications from the flu. (more...)
The TT International Buys Shares of 1967 Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (MLM)
- November 16, 2017

The firm bought 1,967 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $352,000. Highlander Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Martin Marietta Materials during the 3rd quarter worth about $124,000. (NASDAQ:RP) stake by 57,278 shares to 431,766 valued at $15.52M in 2017Q2. The stock of Forum Energy Technologies Inc (NYSE:FET) earned "Sector Perform" rating by iBERIA Capital Partners on Friday, April 1. (more...)
NTPC to issue tenders for farmers to buy farm stubble NTPC to issue tenders for farmers to buy farm stubble
- November 16, 2017

Power Minister R.K. Singh said that this step would reduce crop residue burning in agriculture-dominated States like Punjab, Haryana etc. and hence reduce air pollution that is now being experienced. 11, 000 per acre from the sale of stubble/straw pellets. Declaring that similar obligations would also be put on coal-fired plants in the state, he said that the notification on the matter is being issued shortly. (more...)
Saracens back Owen Farrell to start for England against Australia Saracens back Owen Farrell to start for England against Australia
- November 16, 2017

Jones' charges are also on a run of four successive victories over Australia and would equal a record set in the 2003 Rugby World Cup final of five straight wins over the Wallabies should they win on Saturday. "Of the team we played against previous year, probably six or seven of those players were there and they´ll have a bit of an itch in the back of their head", Jones said in reference to England's impressive 3-0 away series win in 2016. (more...)
Doctors Continue to Prescripe Codeine to Minors Doctors Continue to Prescripe Codeine to Minors
- November 16, 2017

Some doctors ignore warnings to stop prescribing codeine to minors. As a result, the FDA initiated a safety investigation in August 2012 and ultimately issued a " black box warning " that specifically prohibited the use of codeine for children undergoing these surgeries. (more...)
Facebook Launches 'Trust Indicators' To Help You Decide What's Fake News Facebook Launches 'Trust Indicators' To Help You Decide What's Fake News
- November 16, 2017

Facebook has since taken multiple steps to ensure that its platform is not used by any bad actors to spread false news, state-sponsored or otherwise. Now Facebook is stepping up to the plate with " trust indicators ", meant to identify and label trusted news sources. (more...)
IFFI Row: Ravi Jadhav Optimistic Despite Disappointment Over Nude, S Durga Controversy IFFI Row: Ravi Jadhav Optimistic Despite Disappointment Over Nude, S Durga Controversy
- November 16, 2017

Naik. The jury submitted its list to the ministry on September 20-21, but the line-up was made public only recently and without the name of the two films, a jury member disclosed. It is without a censorship certificate, so we can not show it in the IFFI. "We appreciate the "no show" decision of some of the film makers and call upon the Government to retract the decision with immediate effect by allowing screening of the two films thereby restoring the credibility of the jury and of the ... (more...)
"The Voice" Reveals Final 3 Contestants For Team Jennifer, Team Blake
- November 16, 2017

The remaining artists perform in front of coaches Miley Cyrus , Jennifer Hudson , Adam Levine and Blake Shelton for their chance at a spot in the live shows. Cunningham sang "Have a Little Faith in Me" by Joe Cocker, and if Shelton would've had a little more faith in Cunningham, Adam Levine wouldn't be basking in the glory of his previous steal. (more...)
Derailed train, multiple accident on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway leave 9 dead Derailed train, multiple accident on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway leave 9 dead
- November 16, 2017

On the cause of the accident which appeared to be a unusual one, he said he could not ascertain what actually led to the accident but relevant agencies were investigating the incident. "Those injured were attended to by the Lagos State Ambulance Service and the deceased were taken away to the mortuary", he said. Mr. Tiamiyu said proper investigations would be conducted into the incident. (more...)
WATCH unveils '10 Worst Toys of 2017' list WATCH unveils '10 Worst Toys of 2017' list
- November 16, 2017

A 2014 study released by the US Centre for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children's Hospital said that every three minutes a child in the country is treated in the emergency room for a toy-related injury. Unwrapping presents during the holidays should be a happy occasion - not one where parents worry about choking hazards or blunt force injuries . (more...)
Scientists try to edit gene inside the body for the first time Scientists try to edit gene inside the body for the first time
- November 16, 2017

According to Sangamo, the ability of ZFN to permanently and precisely integrate the therapeutic IDS gene into the DNA differentiates the company's genome-editing approach from conventional AAV cDNA gene therapy , as well as from lenti- or retroviral-based gene therapies that insert genes randomly into the genome. (more...)
National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
- November 16, 2017

Each day, more than 145 people in the US are diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, according to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. Other landmarks around the world have taken part, including Blackpool Tower and Edinburgh Castle. "More awareness like this is needed". WPCD 2017 is an initiative of the World Pancreatic Cancer Coalition, bringing together more than 60 organizations from 27 countries on six continents to raise awareness and inspire action. (more...)
Houthis threaten to fire Arab coalition funding sources Houthis threaten to fire Arab coalition funding sources
- November 16, 2017

Those ports are in Yemeni cities of Aden, Mocha, and Mukalla. The ambassador also said the Houthi-controlled ports, including Hodeida, should remain closed and he called on UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to send a delegation to Riyadh to "review current procedures to enhance and deliver a more robust verification and inspection mechanism aimed at facilitating the flow of humanitarian and commercial shipments while preventing the smuggling of weapons, ammunition, missile parts and ... (more...)
Teacher Accused Of Selling Drugs At School Teacher Accused Of Selling Drugs At School
- November 16, 2017

A special education teacher in a Maryland high school has been charged with selling drugs on school property. Officials with the Wicomico County Public Schools said they had no prior knowledge of the accusations against Snee, nor did they know of any students potentially involved in the drug deals, Fox 32 Chicago said. (more...)
Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp Bought A Lot More Mirati Therapeutics (MRTX) Stock Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp Bought A Lot More Mirati Therapeutics (MRTX) Stock
- November 16, 2017

The stock rose 7.20% or $0.95 reaching $14.15. About 84,571 shares traded. Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRTX ) has declined 76.51% since November 15, 2016 and is downtrending. Signaturefd Ltd Co reported 16,623 shares. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in Mirati Therapeutics by 53.3% during the 2nd quarter. (more...)
Coffee Consumption May Decrease Stroke Risk Coffee Consumption May Decrease Stroke Risk
- November 16, 2017

The study stated that each additional cup of coffee a person drinks is associated with a measurable reduction in the heart risk. As time goes by, benefits of drinking coffee continue to be found and in a new on-going, long-term study, drinking coffee is linked to having lower chances of heart failure, stroke and coronary heart disease. (more...)
Can sex trigger heart attack in men? Can sex trigger heart attack in men?
- November 16, 2017

As per the study sexual activity seldom cause cardiac arrest in a person. Fifteen cardiac arrests cases were reported after the intercourse took place. There's a difference between a heart attack and a sudden cardiac arrest. A cardiac arrest, on the other hand, occurs when the heart malfunctions and suddenly stops beating. (more...)
Officials link 7 cases of Legionnaires' disease to hotel Officials link 7 cases of Legionnaires' disease to hotel
- November 16, 2017

Disneyland in Anaheim have shut two water towers following Legionnaires' cases. Two patients have died, though neither of them visited Disneyland. Jessica Good, a spokeswoman for the Health Care Agency confirmed , Wednesday, that Disney provided updated test results to the agency showing that there was no bacteria in the cooling towers after the water in them was sanitized November 4. (more...)
Prudential's 9-month new-business profit rises Prudential's 9-month new-business profit rises
- November 16, 2017

Prudential saw opportunities from the rapidly growing middle class in Asia, retirement needs of the baby boomers in the United States and the life assurance and savings markets in the UK and Europe, chief executive Mike Wells said. M&G Prudential has delivered a strong set of results for the first nine months of the year, reversing last year's outflows, as it integrates its United Kingdom savings and investments businesses into a single entity. (more...)
17-year-old girl gang-raped in B'luru lodge; four arrested 17-year-old girl gang-raped in B'luru lodge; four arrested
- November 16, 2017

A 17-year-old girl who went missing from her home on October 26 was allegedly abducted by four men, who gang raped her for 10 days at a lodge in Whitefield. "Sagar came and raped her, then Raghavendra, and afterwards another man named Raj". Then his friend Sagar comes inside the room and rapes her. On October 28, when she was standing near Kadugodi Railway Station, Raghavendra (27), who was familiar with the girl, allegedly enticed her and took her to a lodge in Whitefield. (more...)
Lexus RX L 2018 teased ahead of LA show Lexus RX L 2018 teased ahead of LA show
- November 16, 2017

According to reports, Lexus has managed to retain the same 2790mm wheelbase as the five-seat versionsd, but will add a longer rear overhang and higher roofline to accomdate the extra seats. We also don't have confirmation that the offering will come to Australia (though it is extremely likely), nor is there confirmation that the seven-seats will be offered in the four-cylinder version (RX 200t). (more...)
Officials May Find Chronic Wasting Disease in Harvested Deer Officials May Find Chronic Wasting Disease in Harvested Deer
- November 16, 2017

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks announced Tuesday that a sample from the deer killed by a hunter south of Belfry has been sent to a lab at Colorado State University for testing. Deer Hunt Area 118 is bordered on three sides by hunt areas where CWD has been found previously. Results are pending on 40 of those deer. "Compliance was very high, suggesting hunters view this as a very important issue". (more...)