Medicine

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:25

Her words follow the recent blistering screed from Judge Rosemarie Anguilina, who labeled Nassar as insincere following his tearful plea for leniency in Ingram County. In her final closing statement, Assistant Attorney General Angela Povilaitis spoke about how much courage it took for all the women to come forward.

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:22

Charles Paquelet decreased its stake in Cytosorbents Corp (CTSO) by 15.85% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. After the major sell-off on Friday, US stocks are seen starting lower on Monday, with the Dow Jones down 241 points in pre-market deals.

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:17

The Georgia Senate unanimously passed a resolution that urges citizens of the state to stand for the national anthem and slams the NFL for its "hypocritical actions" after the league didn't allow the group American Veterans advertising space in this year's Super Bowl after the group refused to change the wording in its ad about standing for the national anthem.

by | February 07, 2018 | 05:21

Congress has until Thursday to work out a spending bill in order to avoid another government shutdown. The leaders are accusing Democrats of "playing politics" on the issue. The clock is counting down for lawmakers as immigration rights advocates continue their pleas for a "clean DREAM Act " to continue protections for young undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States illegally as children.

by | February 07, 2018 | 03:12

Two children are confirmed dead in the city so far this flu season. Bassett said due to privacy issues she could not reveal whether they had been vaccinated, or if they had other health issues. With the flu spreading like wildfire, so too are the myths surrounding the virus and its vaccine . "For more information about where to get vaccinated, New Yorkers can call 311 or visit nyc.gov/flu, or text "flu" to 877877".

by | February 07, 2018 | 00:28

Before each cookie season, each troop submits a request for the number of cases they want to sell. The young entrepreneur set up shop outside of Urbn Leaf , a recreational and medical marijuana dispensary in San Diego . GSC refers to a marijuana product flavoured like Girl Scout cookies . The majority of the money that they collect goes towards the baking and transportation of the cookies, yet the leftover money helps to fund various Girl Scout programs, such as a Girl Scout ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 23:55

According to him, what his statement titled, " Towards a National Rebirth ", emphasised was for a new breed of leadership to emerge through the electoral process, but was not meant to deny President Muhammadu Buhari his inalienable right to vote and be voted for in the 2019 elections.

by | February 06, 2018 | 21:30

The British people take vast pride in their national health system, which has historically provided high quality and very personal medical care. In the interview he blamed immigration for increasing pressure on the NHS and said it's at "breaking point" due to the service being overloaded.

by | February 06, 2018 | 20:41

During the game, stars, The Philadelphia Eagles , as well as many fans all joined together in the #FreeMeekMill movement. Not everyone is onboard with the choice of " Dreams and Nightmares (Intro)". Hundreds of activists and prominent personalities - including rapper Rick Ross, the Philadelphia Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins and Philadelphia 76ers' legend Julius Erving -- gathered at Philadelphia's Criminal Justice Center in September for a rally protesting Mill's sentence and rapped lyrics to ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:35

Yet over half of smokers either falsely believe that vaping is as harmful as smoking or just don't know. Speaking in the Assembly last week the Conservative AM referred to new guidance by the British Medical Association stating "there are clear potential benefits to (e-cigarette) use in reducing the substantial harms associated with smoking, and a growing consensus that they are significantly less harmful than tobacco use".

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:38

The state aims to provide half a million WiFi HotSpots with Broadband access to 50 million rural citizens, at the cost of Rs 10,000 crore. In a bid to provide universal healthcare , he announced a " National Health Protection scheme ", providing a cover of up to Rs 5 lakh per family per year for second and tertiary care hospitalization to 10 crore poor and vulnerable family (about 50 crore beneficiaries).

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:58

It was already known that too much alcohol and frequent smoking are risk factors for esophageal cancer , but the new study suggests that the risk increases if you add to it and very hot tea. Your morning cuppa could be burning your throat, and according to a new study it could also be increasing your risk of cancer. 'Additional studies are needed to confirm our findings'.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:51

A case has been registered against the quack at Bangarmau police station, the CMO said. Twenty persons, including some kids, have been confirmed to be HIV positive, while the rest are being tested in ART Centre, Kanpur. The quack is said to be on the run. ART consists of a combination of antiretroviral (ARV) drugs to maximally suppress the HIV and stop its progression.

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:51

In news footage of the bumbling moment, Trump tries to hold Melania's hand but gets a handful of her coat sleeve instead. President Trump will tout the Republican tax cuts at a Blue Ash manufacturing company Monday afternoon. Ohio Public Radio reports that gubernatorial candidate Mary Taylor and her running mate, Nathan Estruth, will also attend the president's event. The first lady canceled at the last minute her trip to Davos, Switzerland, citing "scheduling and logistical issues", ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:51

More than 35,000 cases and at least 65 deaths have been reported statewide - including Kyler Baughman , a seemingly healthy 21-year-old man from Latrobe. You may experience some symptoms after getting the shot, but Gamble says if you get the flu , you probably picked it up before the immunization set in.

by | February 06, 2018 | 13:16

Leeds have moved quickly to recruit Heckingbottom, less than 24 hours after sacking Thomas Christiansen and just three days after the 40-year-old signed a new contract with Barnsley. But who will be the next manager of Leeds? Heckingbottom does not have a sparkling record in the Championship, but he did get Barnsley promoted out of League One and is highly thought of in coaching circles because of the limited budget and resources at Barnsley.

by | February 05, 2018 | 12:55

He registered the game-winning interception against Russell Wilson in Super Bowl XLIX. Foles became the first player to throw a touchdown pass (he finished with three) and catch a touchdown pass in the Super Bowl. The Eagles kept pushing the ball forward with consistent gains, and Foles - as dialed in here as he was in the NFC championship game - hit Clement on a strike for a shocking 22-yard touchdown pass.

by | February 05, 2018 | 09:24

Men with a more anxious disposition may be nearly twice as likely as women to be nipped and bitten by dogs, claimed a study. Also, the study found that men were more likely than women to be bitten, although researchers could not explain why.

by | February 05, 2018 | 05:15

Their quarterback is the greatest to ever play. We're so late in the season now that we know how to practice. "I coached high school ball for four years", Pederson said. The Eagles said they had not had any contact with Gophers player during the process. "It's definitely one of the milestones, obviously, of my career as a quarterback", Pederson said, reminiscing about the game at a Super Bowl LII press conference this week.

by | February 05, 2018 | 00:27

Instead, the Patriots save their swagger for the field. Brady completed 66.3 percent of his passes for 4,577 yards and 32 touchdowns with eight interceptions and a 102.8 passer rating. But they are much more than that. The NFL's concussion protocol is a five-step process that starts with rest and recovery before moving to aerobic exercise, strength training, football-specific activities and then full football activity before being cleared to play.

by | February 04, 2018 | 17:13

He said such violence is unsafe for any democracy. Modi also highlighted the allocation of Rs 17,000 crore in the Union Budget towards developing 160-km of Bengaluru's suburban railway network. He ended the speech in Kannada, saying that he was confident that the people of Karnataka would elect the BJP to power in the state. "You might have felt this".

by | February 04, 2018 | 06:29

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday the resignation of its director will not disrupt efforts to combat a severe flu season that's killed more than 50 children and is on pace to break hospitalization records. Health officials say it's not too late to get a flu shot and if you come down with the flu, limit contact with others to cut down on the spread. The CDC is battling a particularly terrible flu season, driven in large part by a H3N2 strain that's been resistant to ...

by | February 03, 2018 | 04:47

She posted an fantastic video on Facebook regarding the flu and how it is spread along with great tips on home treatment. And the message is indeed right on the money, especially this flu season. In the seven-minute video, Lockler also provides her audience with some ideas of how you can treat yourself at home. Lockler, who works at numerous emergency rooms in the Northwest Florida territory, said she sat down in her auto after work on Saturday with the plan to communicate something ...

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:12

Acting swiftly, the police nabbed the accused on January 31. According to police, the victim came in contact with the accused on Facebook around two months ago. The police are also considering taking action against the theatre's management. Hindustan times quoted circle inspector Mathaiah as saying, "The girl was raped inside a movie theatre".

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:57

Speaking about it, Ronald Levy , MD, lead author and professor of oncology, said the vaccine uses two agents. However, the new treatment harnesses the immune system's own ability to recognise cancer cells and infiltrate tumours. Scientists from Stanford University are now reporting an exciting new advance in the field, discovering that a single injection of immune-stimulating agents can quickly destroy tumors in mice, and promisingly, clinical trials investigating its effects in humans ...

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:33

He said the African Union will not hesitate "to assist in any way deemed appropriate in defusing the current tension on the basis of the fundamental principle of the respect of constitutional order and the rule of law ". "This is harassment and intimidation by the government". CNN has reached out to the government for comment on the journalists' arrest allegations. Also Friday, police arrested a second lawyer who had stood beside Odinga during Tuesday's ceremony, attended by tens of ...

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:21

A round-up of Kim Kardashian's hottest (and most controversial) pictures. Last but not least, the entrepreneur is sending her pink Kimoji Hearts BFF fragrance to family members Kourtney Kardashian , Kris Jenner and Kendall Jenner , along with some good friends including Mariah Carey , Jen Atkin and Hailey Baldwin .

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:08

Fans cheer during the national anthem as a giant United States flag is held over Soldier Field on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks before an NFL football game between the Chicago Bears and the Atlanta Falcons in Chicago, Sunday, Sept.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:42

Robert Arcos, of the Operations-Central Bureau at Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), said. In the hours following the shooting , California's Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson issued a statement offering his condolences and thanking law enforcement and school officials for "acting rapidly and quickly locking down the campus to make sure this tragedy was not even worse".

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:30

If you're a woman, The American Heart Association says, you should know your Total Cholesterol, HDL (good) Cholesterol, Blood Pressure, Blood Sugar, and Body Mass Index (BMI). Mayor Allen Joines will also deliver a National Wear Red Day proclamation. But 80 percent of cardiovascular diseases are preventable through healthy habits like improving diet and exercising.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:21

This should not scare the patient from taking treatment for breast cancer but should be in a consistent communication with their doctor about the kind of treatment being given to them. And this is despite an increase in the number of diagnoses, so that breast cancer mortality is down by 40 per cent since the 1980s, and 78 per cent of British women with the illness are now alive ten years later, double a generation ago.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:06

Now, hospitals are taking precautions against flu spread by setting up a mobile treatment tent. The flu vaccine is the most important step in protecting against flu viruses. "We get seasonal flu", she said. That doesn't mean stay away. For the 2017-18 season, there have been 63 elderly deaths, 25 death of people ages 50 to 64, four from ages 25 to 49 and three from ages 5 to 17.

by | February 02, 2018 | 19:10

Under Proposition 65 (the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986), businesses are required to give their customers a "clear and reasonable" warning if any of the 65 listed chemicals , including acrylamide , is present in their products.

by | February 02, 2018 | 00:54

University of Melbourne Professor Colin Masters, a member of the Australian team of researchers, said the blood test was a step towards a potential cure for the disease. The team highlights that more research needs to be conducted across a wider population to make the results more conclusive - and applicable clinically.