Medical


Canola oil may worsen memory, learning ability Canola oil may worsen memory, learning ability
- December 08, 2017

Made of genetically modified rapeseed, a plant in the mustard family, canola oil has often been thought of as a healthier choice for cooking because it's low in saturated fat and has been shown to reduce cholesterol when compared to diets with higher saturated fat contents. (more...)
Papa nombra a Carlos Aguiar Retes nuevo arzobispo de México Papa nombra a Carlos Aguiar Retes nuevo arzobispo de México
- December 08, 2017

El pasado 6 de junio, Rivera Carrera entregó una carta de renuncia en la nunciatura de la Ciudad de México , tal como lo marca el Código de Derecho Canónico al cumplir los 75 años de edad. Fue ordenado sacerdote el 22 de abril de 1973 en la Catedral de Tepic. Estudió filosofía en el seminario de su diócesis y teología en Montezuma, Estados Unidos, y en Tula, Hidalgo. (more...)
Medtronic Plc (MDT) Holder Mitsubishi Ufj Trust & Banking Corp Lowered Stake
- December 08, 2017

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Medtronic from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Friday, August 25th. Medtronic Plc now has $110.32 billion valuation. Golub Gp Ltd Co stated it has 362,054 shares. Moreover, First Natl Bank Of Omaha has 0.69% invested in Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT). Marshwinds Advisory reported 16,771 shares stake. (more...)
In IIT Delhi placements, 500 hired in first 5 days In IIT Delhi placements, 500 hired in first 5 days
- December 08, 2017

In the first three days of the placement seasons, 47 offers were made to the students for various worldwide postings. "However, some students, who bagged global placements on December 1, preferred to opt for other options in India", the institute said, as quoted by Hindustan Times . (more...)
Casting new light on eclipse eye damage Casting new light on eclipse eye damage
- December 08, 2017

She also reported seeing a central black spot in the left eye. The peak obscuration of the sun's area by the moon was approximately 70%.Four hours later, she noted blurred vision, metamorphopsia, and color distortion, which were worse in her left eye. (more...)
Canada's health-care wait times hit new record-21.2 weeks Canada's health-care wait times hit new record-21.2 weeks
- December 08, 2017

The study looked at 12 medical specialties - everything from orthopaedic surgery to neurosurgery. Canadians wait more than four weeks for a CT scan and almost 11 weeks for a MRI scan, it adds. British Columbia Health Minister Adrian Dix pointed out that only 343 specialists in the province responded. There are about 5,900 specialists in B.C., so the Fraser Institute didn't hear from 94 per cent of them, he said. (more...)
Surgeon allegedly spoke on cellphone while performing operation Surgeon allegedly spoke on cellphone while performing operation
- December 08, 2017

Mitchell Baker, Edwards' lawyer, said his client is fluent in English and Spanish and could understand what the doctor was saying. But Edwards claims she was left traumatised by the operation, for which she was fully conscious throughout, having only gone under local anaesthetic. (more...)
Former Patriots, Colts coach Ron Meyer dies at 76 Former Patriots, Colts coach Ron Meyer dies at 76
- December 08, 2017

Indianapolis Colts head coach Ron Meyer on the sidelines during a 1989 game against the Miami Dolphins at Joe Robbie Stadium. The Patriots, being a veteran-heavy team, responded positively to Berry's laconic personality and advanced to the franchise's first Super Bowl a year later. (more...)
Zebra Technologies Corporation (ZBRA) Position Raised by Columbus Circle Investors
- December 08, 2017

About 52,611 shares traded. Zebra Technologies Corporation has a twelve month low of $79.82 and a twelve month high of $117.44. It has outperformed by 84.98% the S&P500. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) for 124 shares. Snow Mngmt Limited Partnership owns 45,968 shares. (more...)
Adding Tecentriq to Lung Cancer Treatment Boosts PFS 38% in Trial Adding Tecentriq to Lung Cancer Treatment Boosts PFS 38% in Trial
- December 07, 2017

A combination drug regimen pairing Roche's checkpoint inhibitor Tecentriq with three older cancer therapies cut the risk of disease progression or death by almost two fifths in previously untreated patients with a type of advanced lung cancer, when compared to the other drugs alone. (more...)
Viagra is about to get a lot cheaper Viagra is about to get a lot cheaper
- December 07, 2017

Teva Pharmaceuticals, a generic drug maker, can start retailing its own version, but has not announced its price. More generics are expected to come in the next year, which could lower the price by as much as 90 percent, experts said. "The move to make Viagra Connect more widely accessible will encourage men to seek help within the healthcare system and increase awareness of erectile dysfunction ", he said. (more...)
Experts Watch-list Companies: Altria Group, Inc. (MO), eBay Inc. (EBAY) Experts Watch-list Companies: Altria Group, Inc. (MO), eBay Inc. (EBAY)
- December 07, 2017

Etrade Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company reported 0.24% in Altria Group, Inc. The current volume for the company's stock is 8,431,887 and the average volume of trading is 7168.76. Profund Advisors Llc, which manages about $4.85 billion and $2.21B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in M & T Bk Corp (NYSE:MTB) by 3,146 shares to 5,875 shares, valued at $951,000 in 2017Q2, according to the filing. (more...)
Black Mirror Season 4 Gets 7 New Trailers and a Release Date Black Mirror Season 4 Gets 7 New Trailers and a Release Date
- December 07, 2017

However, Brooker previously said that there would be "different tones" in the fourth season of the anthology series, so perhaps viewers will not be too depressed by the time they finish watching all of the episodes. It stars Georgina Campbell, Joe Cole and George Blagden, and is directed by Game of Thrones' Tim Van Patten. Metalhead is a story about survival in a futuristic, seemingly post-apocalyptic world in which one specific kind of technology threatens humanity. (more...)
Flu virus now widespread in Georgia Flu virus now widespread in Georgia
- December 07, 2017

Goudreau says "the relatively low percentage of effectiveness in Australia is due to many factors, including the shifting and changing of the flu virus each season". Yearly flu vaccinations help protect individuals from influenza. That's important because up to a month after older adults have recovered from the flu, they're still at an increased risk of having a heart attack or stroke. (more...)
BT Investment Management Ltd Acquires Shares of 43308 Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)
- December 07, 2017

Celgene Corp now has $80.39 billion valuation. Celgene Corporation has 805.2 million shares outstanding, and in the last trade has seen ATR around 2.55. Inverness Counsel Limited Com New York invested in 2.09% or 231,825 shares. With 15.96 million avg volume, 1 days are for Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)'s short sellers to cover CELG's short positions. (more...)
Sage's depression drug moves closer to approval, shares soar Sage's depression drug moves closer to approval, shares soar
- December 07, 2017

The firm issued a buy rating and a $85.00 target price on the biopharmaceutical company's stock. The stock increased 74.90% or $68.83 during the last trading session, reaching $160.73. Similarly, the Earnings Yield Five Year Average is the five year average operating income or EBIT divided by the current enterprise value. NasdaqGM:SAGE is -0.071077. (more...)
Sandra Leung Sells 156582 Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Stock
- December 07, 2017

Eastern Bank increased Bristol Myers Squibb Co . Roundview Cap Llc reported 0.22% stake. ( BMY)'s stock declined 1.04%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.77 earnings per share. The stock of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) earned "Sell" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, November 13. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Monday, May 9 with "Outperform". (more...)
Sonam Kapoor's bustier gown is what dreams are made of Sonam Kapoor's bustier gown is what dreams are made of
- December 07, 2017

Sonam Kapoor attends the Dubai International Film Festival in a corset-fit gown from Ashi Studio. Wearing an ivory bustier gown with a matching long coat from Ashi Studio and Roger Vivier pumps, Sonam looked awesome. Though the actor picked subtle colours for the outfit, her make-up was by no means soft and we like how celebrity stylist Namrata Soni gave her smokey eyes and went for a dusky tone make-up. (more...)
Air quality worsens, rain may bring relief over next 2 days Air quality worsens, rain may bring relief over next 2 days
- December 07, 2017

Air Quality Index has turned worse in many parts of Delhi with the readings in Anand Vihar turning severe. The rise in pollution levels have been attributed to low minimum temperatures and high moisture levels that create ideal conditions for the creation of smog as particulate matter get trapped close to the surface. (more...)
After Reaching Milestone, Is Achillion Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:ACHN)'s Short Interest Revealing
- December 07, 2017

Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc is a biopharmaceutical company. The stock decreased 1.00% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $2.98. (NASDAQ:ACHN). It improved, as 48 investors sold FB shares while 553 reduced holdings. Finally, Chardan Capital cut their price target on shares of Achillion Pharmaceuticals from $5.00 to $4.00 and set a "neutral" rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. (more...)
Vince McMahon Reportedly Vince McMahon Reportedly "Loves" the Woken Matt Hardy Gimmick; Gives Creative Control
- December 07, 2017

As seen on WWE Raw this week, Matt Hardy debuted his long-awaited "Woken Matt Hardy " gimmick, and it was met with rave reviews from fans online. They were quoted as saying they "have seen the character development and will be interested where they (WWE) take the concept". Monday night, he introduced the WWE Universe to his new WOKEN persona, interrupting a Bray Wyatt promo in the process and suggesting a rivalry between the madmen may be on the docket. (more...)
Capital Management LLC Has Boosted Mondelez Intl INC (Put) (MDLZ) Stake
- December 07, 2017

Trevena Inc had 23 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Buy" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, June 14. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.52 earnings per share. sell-side analysts forecast that Mondelez International, Inc . will post 2.14 EPS for the current year. (more...)
3rd day of ex-officer Michael Slager's sentencing wraps up 3rd day of ex-officer Michael Slager's sentencing wraps up
- December 07, 2017

The sentencing hearing for ex-officer Michael Slager opened up with his attorneys playing cellphone and dashcam video that showed the traffic stop and the shooting itself. "He was not in the throes of passion". In addition, Savage said that an incomplete statement is not a lie when it came to Slager's account of what happened on the day of the shooting. (more...)
Sheetz installs new lighting to deter opioid use Sheetz installs new lighting to deter opioid use
- December 07, 2017

The blue lights, officials said, can make it hard for IV drug users to see their veins prior to injecting a needle. Sheetz officials tell the Trib that the blue light makes it more hard for drug users to locate veins to inject drugs into their body. (more...)
Red Cross deploying Tucson volunteer to assist California wildfires Red Cross deploying Tucson volunteer to assist California wildfires
- December 07, 2017

Red Cross officials said they can not take individual items such as clothes and food, but they do want people to volunteer their, time like Shands and Sommer are doing. "The Red Cross would not be able to fulfill its mission of alleviating human suffering if not for these wonderful volunteers, especially during a year of such unprecedented disasters as this year". (more...)
Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom snaps 21-game goal drought against Blackhawks Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom snaps 21-game goal drought against Blackhawks
- December 07, 2017

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Adam Henrique scored his first two goals for the Ducks in his home debut, and Ryan Miller made 29 saves for his first shutout for Anaheim in victory over slumping Ottawa. The Blackhawks have failed to win in 13 of their last 19 road games as well. "I think he's figuring out to create offense at the same time as being very responsible defensively". (more...)
Jimmy Kimmel's Wife Sobbed Through His Monologue About Their Son's Medical Trauma Jimmy Kimmel's Wife Sobbed Through His Monologue About Their Son's Medical Trauma
- December 07, 2017

The baby, Billy Kimmel, had been scheduled to have the surgery in October, but it was postponed because of household colds. The network also announced that Jimmy will be taking time off to spend with his family and 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' will be hosted by a series of celebrity guests this week. (more...)
Buhari arrives Kano on state visit Buhari arrives Kano on state visit
- December 07, 2017

Kano - The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) yesterday stated that following the resurfacing of queues in some filing stations within Kano metropolis, the department has intensified monitoring and surveillance to curtail possible excesses by petroleum marketers ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to the state today. (more...)
Students gather at Oregon State Capitol for 'Defend the Dream' DACA rally Students gather at Oregon State Capitol for 'Defend the Dream' DACA rally
- December 07, 2017

Rodney Davis (R-Ill.), Chairman of the Republican Main Street Caucus. All this will be for naught if Congress fails to pass a Dream Act. She had said in October that she would "not vote for an end-of-year spending bill until we are clear about what we are going to do to protect and take care of our DACA young people in this country", which includes some wiggle room: Being "clear about" what to do isn't necessarily the same thing as passing legislation. (more...)
Philippines to seek refund, sue Sanofi over dengue vaccine: Health Minister Philippines to seek refund, sue Sanofi over dengue vaccine: Health Minister
- December 07, 2017

Public health experts found the whole process "rushed", as it took only less than 6 months for the Philippine government to approve its use - from Aquino's meeting with Sanofi's executives in December 2015 to the arrival of Dengvaxia's first doses in February 2016, to the vaccination program's launch in April 2016. (more...)