Medical


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
- 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...)
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo to land fifth Ballon d'Or Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo to land fifth Ballon d'Or
- December 07, 2017

In a ceremony that will take place in Paris on Thursday, Ronaldo will receive the 2017 Ballon d'Or award. Pictures shared on Instagram show the words "Quinto Triumfo", or "fifth triumph" inscribed on the boots. And it has arguably been one of the best years of his life off the pitch - after girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez gave birth to his fourth child . Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde believes the Ballon d'Or has no value. (more...)
Some birth control raises risk of breast cancer, study says Some birth control raises risk of breast cancer, study says
- December 07, 2017

The study of nearly 2 million women in Denmark looked at women using birth control methods such as the pill, NuvaRing, or implants. Overall, the study found that women who used birth control had a 20 percent increase in their relative risk for developing breast cancer. (more...)
Child insurance funds to run out Child insurance funds to run out
- December 07, 2017

Edwards. In nearly all states, children in families who earn up to 200 percent of the federal poverty level - the equivalent of $40,840 for a family of three - qualify for CHIP, according to KFF. But the program expired September 30th, and Congress has yet to agree on further funding. "As we continue to work to reach a broader agreement on extending funding for these vital programs, it is imperative that the bipartisan House package be the foundation for what ultimately becomes law". (more...)
Danilo Gallinari returning tonight vs. Timberwolves Danilo Gallinari returning tonight vs. Timberwolves
- December 07, 2017

Gallinari has been sidelined for weeks due to a strain in his left glute. He practiced Monday with the Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario - the Clippers' development league team - and with the National Basketball Association club on Tuesday. (more...)
Vegas Golden Knights beat Anaheim Ducks in OT Vegas Golden Knights beat Anaheim Ducks in OT
- December 07, 2017

They have won only once during the trip, but two of the defeats came in shootouts. However, Anaheim got right back in it and ended up taking a one goal lead to the locker room. Second time playing a team, the game seems to go the same. Alex Tuch wins it with an incredible penalty shot and Subban saves all three. The Knights improve to 11-3-0 at home and hit the road to take on the Nashville Predators Friday. (more...)
DNR: 17 Montcalm Co. Deer Suspected or Confirmed to Have CWD DNR: 17 Montcalm Co. Deer Suspected or Confirmed to Have CWD
- December 07, 2017

The first chronic wasting disease deer was found in May 2015 and the DNR said they have tested 23,000 deer since. The other four deer were all from south of Billings near the Wyoming border. CWD can only be effectively detected in samples from dead animals. With the firearm deer season complete, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources has now identified a total of 30 free-ranging white-tailed deer that are confirmed or suspected to have chronic wasting disease. (more...)
No Exemptions During Odd-Even, Delhi Government Tells NGT No Exemptions During Odd-Even, Delhi Government Tells NGT
- December 07, 2017

The NGT has directed the Delhi government and neighbouring states to clarify their action plans and how they would implement the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) given the severity of the air quality. The NGT had however disapproved the exemptions given by the government. The NGT had on December 4 lashed out at the Delhi government for not filing a comprehensive action plan on ways to deal with severe air pollution in the city and slammed authorities for holding the India-Sri Lanka ... (more...)
PDP Convention: Govs won't force National Chairman on party -Okowa PDP Convention: Govs won't force National Chairman on party -Okowa
- December 07, 2017

While expressing delight at Atiku's return to the party, Adeyeye maintained that the former vice president could and would only make a speech at the convention but not cast a vote. Though he said there was nothing to show that President Muhammadu Buhari was part of the plot, he pleaded with him to intervene by calling the unnamed aides to order. (more...)
EVGA launches GTX 1070 Ti FTW Ultra Silent EVGA launches GTX 1070 Ti FTW Ultra Silent
- December 07, 2017

The manufacturer lists the card's peak power draw at 235 W, a slight increase over the 217 W figure it publishes for some of its other GTX 1070 Ti models. In addition, this graphics card is also fitted with a backplate as well. The EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti delivers the incredible speed and power of NVIDIA Pascal - the most advanced gaming GPU architecture ever created. (more...)
Richard Corcoran backs stricter texting-while-driving proposal Richard Corcoran backs stricter texting-while-driving proposal
- December 07, 2017

Phillips said he questions how police would know whether a driver is using their phone to text or to navigate, which is not against the law. Currently, texting while driving is a secondary offense, meaning officers can only charge motorists with texting violations during traffic stops for other offenses, such as speeding. (more...)
UK Warns Government Agencies not to use Kaspersky Software
- December 07, 2017

Ciaran Martin, head of the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), said Russian Federation aimed "to target United Kingdom central Government and the UK's critical national infrastructure" and highlighted the "obvious risks around foreign ownership" of firms that produce anti-virus software. (more...)
Leerink Swann Weighs in on AbbVie Inc.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (ABBV)
- December 06, 2017

The stock decreased 1.32% or $0.97 during the last trading session, reaching $72.43. About 4.60 million shares traded or 62.80% up from the average. ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) has risen 40.78% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)
Prosperity of Industrialization to Drive Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Market Growth Prosperity of Industrialization to Drive Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Market Growth
- December 06, 2017

Plasticell's award-winning combinatorial screening technology, CombiCult, allows it to test large numbers of cell culture variables to derive optimal laboratory protocols for any given outcome in cell biology, including stem cell expansion and differentiation, gene transduction and protein production, as well as the provision of human iPSC-derived cells for drug screening. (more...)