Medicine

Second person dies from flesh-eating bacteria contracted in Harvey floodwaters

Second person dies from flesh-eating bacteria contracted in Harvey floodwaters Philip Keiser, a Galveston County doctor, told CNN. Zurita had lived in Texas for 12 years after leaving Mexico, finding work in Galveston as a carpenter and was doing demolition work after Hurricane Harvey when he became infected, noted the television station. [Full Article...]

Drugmaker GSK sees sales rise thanks to new products

BNP Paribas upgraded GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR) (NYSE:GSK) on Wednesday, April 5 to "Neutral" rating. (The) restated a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 1,900 ($25.07) target price on shares of GlaxoSmithKline plc in a research note on Thursday, July 20th. [Full Article...]

Aadhaar Linking Deadline Extended to March 31st for All Government Schemes

Aadhaar Linking Deadline Extended to March 31st for All Government Schemes Attorney General K.K.Venugopal said that the government will extend the deadline till March 31 after Chief Justice Dipak Misra , who heads the bench hearing the case, asked him if government was prepared to extend it. Taking note of his statement, the court sought a clarification whether the government would desist from taking any coercive action against those not linking Aadhaar with bank accoun... [Full Article...]

Senate Republicans On Bipartisan Health Plan: The Ball Is In President's Court

Senate Republicans On Bipartisan Health Plan: The Ball Is In President's Court Health insurers said they raised premiums on average 20 percent to make up for the lost federal subsidies. While the Alexander-Murray legislation would reduce the federal deficit, the CBO previously found that eliminating the subsidies, called cost sharing reductions, would raise the federal deficit by $194 billion over a decade. [Full Article...]

Free flu shots October 26th in Tustin and Westminster

Alan Melnick, Clark County Health Officer. Flu vaccine is especially important for infants, young children, pregnant women, adults over 50, and for those with chronic conditions. To get vaccinated, call your healthcare provider or pharmacy. "The flu vaccine can not give you the flu as it does not contain any live flu virus and all those at risk should get vaccinated as soon as possible this year t... [Full Article...]

United Kingdom vets help bear with 'monstrously enlarged' tongue

United Kingdom vets help bear with 'monstrously enlarged' tongue The bear's name is Nyan htoo and he had nearly been captured by traffickers who would have sent him to China tobe killed for his gall bladder bile, which is in high demand there for use in traditional medicine. Though they tried to remove the excess tissue a year ago, Nyan's tongue swelled up again, to the point that it continued to be injured against his teeth and Nyan having to rest his head o... [Full Article...]

CRISPR Gene-Editing Tool Creates Pigs With 24 Percent Less Body Fat

The modified pigs are on the right side of the images. Normal pigs have a tendency toward fat accumulation, but those with the gene inserted had more lean body mass and decreased fat percentage, the study says. In the new experiment, the researchers added a mouse version of the UCP1 KI gene into pig cells, which were then used to create more than 2,553 cloned pig embryos. [Full Article...]

Deepika is all poise and grace in Padmavati's first song, Ghoomar

Deepika is all poise and grace in Padmavati's first song, Ghoomar She nearly felt like Padmavati soul had entered her body and that feeling still lingers and this will continue for years to come. I could feel her presence; and, in fact, I still do. The trailer certainly lived up to this and now we have seen the first song and we just are awestruck! About 60 chorus dancers, all trained Ghoomar exponents, performed alongside Deepika. [Full Article...]

Gun deaths, injuries in California spike following Nevada gun shows

Gun deaths, injuries in California spike following Nevada gun shows This link corresponds to 30 more injuries in California areas exposed to Nevada gun shows. But when California hosts gun shows, the state sees no rise in firearm-related incidents in the same time period, a study says. The authors studied 640 gun shows held in California and 275 held in Nevada between 2005 and 2013. This is what happens when your researchers are from UC Berkeley. [Full Article...]

Meet Tarana Burke, The Black Woman Behind The #MeToo Campaign

Meet Tarana Burke, The Black Woman Behind The #MeToo Campaign The #MeToo campaign doesn't necessarily encourage rape culture , but it's relatively neutral in the movement against it. She said she shared the hashtag because it's part of an important, yet hard conversation . The reality, however, is that all to too often women - and little girls - are attacked when they are following the rules. I simply hadn't recognized them as such. [Full Article...]

Teacher With HIV Raped 42 Children To Infect Them

Teacher With HIV Raped 42 Children To Infect Them On Friday, a 206-count indictment was returned against Carlos Deangelo Bell, a 30-year-old resident of Waldorf, Maryland. An indictment handed up last week added charges and victims, bringing the total number to 42 children exploited by Bell over a three-year time frame. [Full Article...]

Biker Sana Iqbal dies in a auto crash in Hyderabad

Biker Sana Iqbal dies in a auto crash in Hyderabad She also blames Sana's estranged husband and mother-in-law as they used to harass her. Meanwhile, her mother alleged on Wednesday that this was a cold-blooded murder. In 2015, the 29-year-old biker rode 38,000kms on her Royal Enfield for an anti-suicide campaign, particularly targeting students. The attractive ride changed her perception of life and instead of killing herself, she spent the last f... [Full Article...]

Metuh wants Goodluck Jonathan as next Witness

Metuh wants Goodluck Jonathan as next Witness An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has adjourned ruling until Wednesday on an application by former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki , to set aside a subpoena for his appearance in the court. He said the ex-NSA would "not be able to give evidence in the case without incriminating himself". "So our stand is that the subpoena is not in order", Mr. [Full Article...]

Chhath Puja 2017: Delhi Government arrange 457 Yamuna Ghat

Chhath Puja 2017: Delhi Government arrange 457 Yamuna Ghat Some of the major ghats include, Qudsia Ghat, and ghats at Wazirabad, Sonia Vihar, Najafgarh and Kalindi Kunj. This year Chhath Puja is being celebrated from 24th October 2017 to 27th October 2017. The remaining are semi-pucca ghats which have been created for the convenience of devotees, he said at a press conference adding that the government had allocated ₹20 crore in its budget for developin... [Full Article...]

Rotary Club of Hyderabad Deccan holds Polio Day

Rotary Club of Hyderabad Deccan holds Polio Day Nigeria has been pursuing eradication of polio for more than two decades. It is a day focused on raising funds to continue the eradication of polio. The donation, made to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI), was announced in Atlanta at the Rotary Convention, which was attended by Yousef Al Otaiba, the UAE's Ambassador to the United States. [Full Article...]

Sensex rebounds 117 points in sea-saw trade

Sensex rebounds 117 points in sea-saw trade At 11.30 AM: Sensex was up by over 80 points or 0.25% at 32,586.72 while the wider Nifty was up by over 30 points or 0.30% at 10,214.95. IT major Infosys , HDFC Bank Asian Paints and Ambuja CementsBSE -1.27 % will announce theirs on October 24. [Full Article...]

Eli Lilly & Co Receives a Hold from Leerink Swann

Institutional investors have also been busy with the stock. 1832 Asset Mgmt Lp owns 1,100 shares. Point72 Asia Hong Kong Ltd now owns 1,761 shares of the company's stock valued at $148,000 after purchasing an additional 1,239 shares during the last quarter. [Full Article...]

Raat Baaki remix: First song of Ittefaq released to mixed response

Raat Baaki remix: First song of Ittefaq released to mixed response Bagchi said in a statement: Ittefaq being a thriller movie, they required a theme song which would have a mystery vibe to it. Interestingly enough, the beats of the song set a groovy mood but the three actors are seen in their own elements in the music video, as if reprising their characters from the film. [Full Article...]

Cuomo bans vaping e-cigs indoors in public places

Cuomo bans vaping e-cigs indoors in public places Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo signed legislation Monday adding electronic cigarettes to the Clean Indoor Air Act, which bans their use everywhere that smoking tobacco products are banned. The decision was made due to the fact that ingredients in e-cigarettes are considered toxic and there is no regulation of what chemicals e-cigarettes contain or how much nicotine the user is inhaling. [Full Article...]

New father accused of selling heroin from newborn daughter's maternity ward

People in the auto reportedly told authorities that they had just bought the drugs from Cody Hulse, the newborn's 25-year-old father, who was at Excela Health Westmoreland hospital. His bail was set at $100,000 (£75,000). There was one bag of suspected heroin as well as four empty bags in his wallet, police said. Swank and other officers went to the hospital, phoning nurses ahead of time to ta... [Full Article...]


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