Medicine

by | June 22, 2018 | 08:39

Speaking on the occasion, Sheikh, who is a yogi and has been practicing yoga for over 25 years, said, "Yoga is the best method for relaxation of human mind and also body". BJP national secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya when asked by newsmen if there is lack of enthusiasm in celebrating the Yoga day in West Bengal said it was a matter of regret that the Mamata Banerjee government was finding politics in everything.

by | June 12, 2018 | 01:43

That would mean insurers would no longer be subject to "guaranteed issue" (a requirement that they sell policies to anybody, regardless of medical status) or "community rating" (a prohibition on charging higher premiums to people with pre-existing conditions).

by | June 10, 2018 | 10:27

The two men noted that companies often hesitate to spend on technology, hiring, and research and development in order to meet quarterly earnings guidance that can be impacted by seasonal factors beyond their control, such as political events and even weather.

by | June 10, 2018 | 09:41

They plan to push it through their think-tank, grassroots political network , and Hispanic libertarian group . Corker acknowledged that some Republicans are unwilling to cross the president. Corker's effort has been bolstered by another strong-willed supporter: Pennsylvania GOP Sen. Every time they say "nominations, ' we'll say 'lower premiums.' When they say 'appropriations process, ' we'll say 'bring down drug prices.' Health care has been President Trump and Congressional Republicans" ...

by | June 10, 2018 | 02:26

The outbreak has been connected to pre-cut melon purchased at any Illinois Walmart. Late Friday, Caito Foods of Indianapolis announced it was voluntarily recalling watermelon, honeydew, cantaloupe and mixed fruit products produced at the Indianapolis facility as they had the potential to be contaminated with salmonella .

by | June 08, 2018 | 10:55

The comedian also said, "I don't think everyone knew how f--ing amusing she was". Fashion designer Kate Spade was found dead in her NY flat by her housekeeper on Tuesday, authorities said. Her company, Kate Spade New York , has over 140 retail shops and outlets around the United States, as well as at 175 global locations. The family said through a spokesman that they loved Kate dearly and will miss her terribly.

by | June 07, 2018 | 11:34

The symptoms of the disease include fever, headache, drowsiness, respiratory illness, disorientation and mental confusion. Experts say that since the symptoms are similar to other diseases, it becomes hard to initially diagnose it. As Nipah virus encephalitis can be transmitted from person to person, standard infection control practices and proper barrier nursing techniques are important in preventing hospital-acquired infections.

by | June 07, 2018 | 01:05

The study enrolled 10,273 women, of whom 9719 with follow-up data were included in the main analysis set; 6711 women (69%) had an intermediate recurrence score of 11-25, while 1619 (17%) had a low recurrence sore of 10 or less and 1389 (14%) had a recurrence score of 26 or higher.

by | June 04, 2018 | 04:46

Lead author Geoffrey Oxnard, associate professor of medicine at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School in Boston, said: "We're excited that initial results from the CCGA study show it is possible to detect early-stage lung cancer from blood samples using genome sequencing".

by | June 03, 2018 | 00:07

On Friday, health officials said they have learned of four more - another in California as well as one each in Arkansas, Minnesota and NY. The Food and Drug Administration , which is investigating the outbreak with the CDC , has said it believes it can be traced to romaine lettuce sourced from the Yuma growing region in Arizona.

by | June 02, 2018 | 19:18

Jan Odhano said that the government is responsible for protecting people's health from tobacco exposure and for this goal it has to strictly enforce the tobacco control laws in Pakistan to restrict access to tobacco. "And one of the major factors impeding low- and middle-income countries is that certainly, countries face resistance from the tobacco industry that wishes to replace clients who die by freely marketing their products and keeping prices affordable for young people", says the ...

by | June 01, 2018 | 10:57

Health officials in Kerala , which attracts many tourists, aims to soon issue a travel advisory, tourism official P Bala Kiran said. The Gulf state has also banned imports of live animals from South Africa, based on a notification from the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) of the registration of Rift Valley Fever disease, the ministry said.

by | May 28, 2018 | 14:33

Past studies really only looked at sleep patterns during the week, and recommended that people change their sleeping habits gradually over time. Looking at data from 44,000 people in Sweden , they found that people who slept for five or fewer hours per day experienced higher rates of morality than those who slept for six or seven hours per day.

by | May 28, 2018 | 06:40

According Rajesh BV, a health official in Karnataka on Wednesday. The woman travelled to the city from Kasargod in Kerala and had been in contact with patients who have since tested positive for the virus, health department researcher Mohammed Sharif told Scroll.in.

by | May 28, 2018 | 06:39

In a major relief to the District Administration, a youth, who was suspected to be infected by the deadly Nipah Virus (NiV) and was being treated at the isolated ward of the K.R. The infection, spread through contact with natural liquids, has a death rate of around 70 percent. Dr K Ramesh Reddy, Director of Medical Education, Telangana said one of the patients had visited Kerala but did not go the areas where Nipah virus was found.

by | May 26, 2018 | 03:43

The death toll due to the Nipah virus has risen 11 in Kerala, with one more person succumbing to the deadly virus this morning. The Kozhikode Medical College has 136 patients and nearby Malappuram district 24 patients under observation.

by | May 25, 2018 | 23:26

The FDA warned about the potential dangers of benzocaine in 2006 and 2011, and has said parents shouldn't use the products in children younger than 2. A common reaction is to go to the local drug store and choose all the products made specifically for teething pain. These can develop in minutes or up to two hours after using the drug.

by | May 25, 2018 | 11:27

The case was brought by The Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University on behalf of seven Twitter users who had been blocked by Mr Trump for criticising him or mocking him online. president in legal hot water. The blocked: Along with Cohen, several other Twitter users have accused Trump of blocking them on Twitter .

by | May 25, 2018 | 10:40

So will Texas Gun Sense , which promotes common-sense reforms to prevent violence. Democrats have accused the Republican leadership of talking about what to do rather than moving swiftly to pass gun restrictions and new school-safety measures.

by | May 24, 2018 | 09:25

Besides explosive eruptions from the summit, Kilauea is oozing lava into neighborhoods about 25 miles (40 kilometers) away. At least 47 homes and other structures have been destroyed by almost two dozen fissures in the Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens, and a man was seriously injured on Saturday by flying lava.

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:04

That brings to three the number of confirmed Ebola cases. A newly confirmed case in a densely populated part of the country will complicate attempts to control the outbreak. As the outbreak continues to grow, fears that it may spread overseas linger as many remember the West African Epidemic in 2014. "And we are taking it very seriously", Dr.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:30

RCB , thought at the seventh spot with 10 points from 12 matches , is still a contender for the play-offs. The Challengers are coming off of a victory after a long time now after AB and Kohli powered them to victory against a hapless Delhi side.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:16

According to Anoop Bhatia, VP & Sector Head (Corporate Ratings) at rating agency ICRA said "It would take at least around two weeks of modest price hike by the OMCs for aligning retail fuel prices with the global level, even if crude oil prices do not increase from the current level".

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:01

The World Health Organisation, which is deploying vaccines to the country, previously expressed its concerns of the disease reaching the city of Mbandaka. "In our experience, for each confirmed case of Ebola there are about 100-150 contacts and contacts of contacts eligible for vaccination", Jasarevic said.

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:27

The eggs were circulated having brand names such as Nelms, Coburn Farms, Country Daybreak, Great Value, Food Lion, Glenview, Sunups and Publix. Affected states include; Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia .

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:20

Tran-fatty acids are industrially-produced trans-fats contained in hardened vegetable fats such as margarine and ghee. Trans fats increase the levels of a type of cholesterol linked to cardiovascular disease risk. Monday's statement also quotes former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg as touting his administration's successful campaign against trans fats.

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:13

According to the International Olympic Committee website, now petrol in Delhi will be available at Rs 74.80 per litre. In Calcutta, petrol will cost Rs 77.50, up from Rs 77.32, a litre and diesel Rs 66.68, compared with Rs 66.63 earlier.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:28

The Academy - reportedly marking its first year since WWII not giving out the award - will instead push the prize to 2019, when it will dole out two. Divisions started to emerge last November when French photographer Jean-Claude Arnault, who ran a cultural project with funding from the Swedish Academy, was accused by 18 women of sexual assault.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:51

Gareth Bale scored twice as Real Madrid routed Celta Vigo 6-0 on Saturday to give coach Zinedine Zidane a selection headache for the Champions League final . "I don't know the team yet", Zidane said. "We will be in Russian Federation to play something very important", he said. Today was the last game at the Bernabéu and we did all we could to play well and win it.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:36

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that a salmonella outbreak caused by recalled eggs affected 35 people in nine states. The eggs were sold in Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

by | May 13, 2018 | 15:30

Salama said . To allow small planes to land in the area, officials are exploring the possibility of clearing an airstrip in Bikoro. The province of Equateur covers an area of 130 442 km2 and has an estimated population of 2 543 936 people, it has 16 health zones and 284 health centers.

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:41

At the time of the accident, Underwood says she was alone - with only her 3-year-old son, Isaiah, upstairs. "There was just one little step that I went to catch myself on and I missed", she said. I chipped my tooth but it was just my skin, thank the Lord. Underwood described the shift in personas she experiences while on stage. She later told fans about the full extent of her injuries in a blog post on her Fan Club website.

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:40

Product from the Yuma growing region should no longer be on sale; however, individuals should check their refrigerators for romaine lettuce that may have been grown in the Yuma region, according to the press release. "If you do not know whether lettuce is romaine, do not eat it", the statement said. The largest American E. coli flare-up since 2006, when contaminated spinach was the culprit, is expected to continue for several weeks.

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:32

This marks the fourth investigation the NTSB has conducted into accidents involving Tesla's electric vehicles. The agency said the investigation will focus on the emergency response related to the battery fire that followed the crash .

by | May 11, 2018 | 00:35

A health worker walks across an Ebola quarantine unit, after a case of the illness was confirmed in the village of Muma, Congo , on June 13, 2017. A new outbreak of the Ebola virus has been confirmed by the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ( DRC ), after two people tested positive for the disease in Bikoro , in the country's north-west.