Medicine

Flu Cases Show Signs Of Decreasing From Late December Highs

Flu Cases Show Signs Of Decreasing From Late December Highs Kris Box. The flu scare has also left pharmacies running low on the preventative influenza drug, Tamiflu . When should you seek immediate medical attention? . "Influenza B tends to be a milder flu strain but it can cause some severe flu in individuals", Timmins said. 'Unfortunately, more deaths are likely to happen... [Full Article...]

'Too Soon' To Tell If Korean Olympic Thaw Will Last: Jim Mattis

'Too Soon' To Tell If Korean Olympic Thaw Will Last: Jim Mattis Outside the stadium ahead of the unified Korea Ice Hockey team's first official match of the Olympics, young and old waved the flag as well. A senior USA administration official told reporters that Pence did not discuss North Korea's invitation to Moon when the two leaders watched short track speed skating together. [Full Article...]

White House staff struggle to gain security clearance

White House staff struggle to gain security clearance Trump made no mention of the ex-wives of the two former staffers, or of the alleged abuse. The eldest Trump daughter, who serves as an adviser to the President, also issued a defense of her former employee. "And there can be no tolerance for violence against women and we have to be absolutely clear about that". On Saturday, President Trump snapped out a tweet obliquely addressing the Por... [Full Article...]

New study finds a link between acne and depression

New study finds a link between acne and depression The study followed 134,427 patients with acne and 1,731,608 without, and the majority were aged under 19 at the starting of the study. After monitoring the subjects for 15 years, it was revealed that 18.5 percent of those with acne are at a risk of developing major depression while 12 percent of those without acne are at a risk to the mental health issue. [Full Article...]

Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma will stop promoting opioids to physicians

Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma will stop promoting opioids to physicians Accordingly, the company has laid off more than 50 percent of its sales force, with the remaining employees focusing on non-opioid products. "We have restructured and significantly reduced our commercial operation and will no longer be promoting opioids to prescribers", representatives of Purdue Pharma said in a statement to Bloomberg Friday evening. [Full Article...]

Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. Cuts Stake in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)

Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. Cuts Stake in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Inc. Ehealth Inc now has $296.65 million valuation. The stock decreased 0.94% or $0.84 during the last trading session, reaching $88.28. About 387,771 shares traded. First Heartland Consultants owns 8,927 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.58 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.65, from 1.63 in 2017Q2. The other 17, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Gilead Sciences, Inc . [Full Article...]

More snow today followed by wintry mix on Sunday

More snow today followed by wintry mix on Sunday The snow should end by Sunday evening, EC claims. Environment Canada says the rest of the night will be relatively calm with a lull in precipitation before another disturbance moves into the region early Sunday morning. Conditions should improve by Sunday evening. The rain will develop near the USA border before heading north to Montreal, the North Shore and the Centre-du-Québec region. [Full Article...]

North Korea's Kim invites South Korean president for summit: South Korea

Fred Warmbier is in South Korea to attend the Games. It was a historic moment, marking the first walking together in 11 years of the two countries' athletes under the same flag at the opening ceremony of an global sports event. "There were some issues that impacted some of our computer systems last night for a few hours", said an Olympic spokesperson. "Even though we have completely differ... [Full Article...]

Trump signs USA budget bill to end government shutdown

Trump signs USA budget bill to end government shutdown But both Democratic liberals and GOP tea party forces swung against the plan, raising questions about its chances just a day before the latest government shutdown deadline. Mr Trump's signature brought an end to a partial government shutdown - or closure of federal agencies - that had been triggered in the early hours of yesterday as Congress was still debating the budget deal. [Full Article...]

Aly Raisman says Olympic coach ignored complaints about abuse

Aly Raisman says Olympic coach ignored complaints about abuse Kristie Phillips, one of America's top female gymnasts in the mid-1980s, was trying to make a comeback to elite competition in 1996 when she met a doctor for the USA Gymnastics program named Larry Nassar . Nassar molested female athletes under the guise of medical treatment for almost 20 years and has been given two prison sentences in MI of 40 to 125 years and 40 to 175 years . [Full Article...]

Android Messages may soon let you send texts from the web

Android Messages may soon let you send texts from the web Some intriguing findings suggest features like sending messages from PC, scanning QR code, connecting PC app to phone, multiple browser support, etc. Once the two apps are linked, users will be able to type and send SMS, MMS and likely RCS messages using their computer, with the actual message being sent over one's phone. [Full Article...]

Sri Lanka beats Bangladesh by 215 runs

Sri Lanka beats Bangladesh by 215 runs Sri Lanka was 87 for three to extend its lead to 199 runs against Bangladesh at tea on the second day of the second cricket test on Friday. The two of them survived till lunch, but it unravelled rather quickly for Bangladesh after the break. [Full Article...]

U.S. curler Matt Hamilton looks like Mario and he knows it

The teams got to the arena with little time to spare and had to rush through their practice session before a game against the United States . Mixed curling is one of four new events at the PyeongChang Games, along with the alpine ski team event, speed skating mass start for men and women, and men's and women's snowboard Big Air. [Full Article...]

Philip Morris International Inc (NASDAQ:PM) To Release Earnings

On average, analysts expect that Philip Morris International Inc will post $4.83 EPS for the current fiscal year. After the latest session, which saw the stock close at a price of $98.88, PM sits below its 52-week high. Assetmark has 0% invested in Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:PM). Breton Hill Capital reported 2.29% of its portfolio in Philip Morris International Inc. Shares for $1.62M were sold by ... [Full Article...]

Justin Timberlake halftime not a crowd pleaser

Justin Timberlake halftime not a crowd pleaser Prince hologram , no members of the Revolution onstage, no members of Nsync onstage, Prince projected onto a big sheet. Justin Timberlake was his usual smooth self, but this Super Bowl halftime show was a little underwhelming. And, sorry, Justin, that you have so much to say about this performance but nothing to say when you ripped Janet [Jackson's] boob off. It remains a blunt example of... [Full Article...]

January saw the worst A&E performance in NHS history

January saw the worst A&E performance in NHS history An NHS England spokesman said: "Despite the worst flu season in seven years, A&E performance improved this month". Others have warned that "distressing scenes of patients in corridors on trolleys have become an all too familiar sight this winter". [Full Article...]

Pad Man Review: Here's to all the innovative minds!

Pad Man Review: Here's to all the innovative minds! The whole goal behind this film initially was the fact that the actual story of Arunachalam Muruganathan is absolutely inspiring. Akshay Kumar who was associated with socially relevant movies such as Airlift, Rustom , Joly LLB 2, Toilet-Ek Prem Katha in recent times has given the audiences themes with dynamism and commitment to art. [Full Article...]

TRUMP BUMP: The President's Approval RATING SOARS In Newest Polls

The president's ratings were bolstered by high positive numbers related to the economy. More shocking, the poll shows half of Americans believe "senior law enforcement officials" violated the law in order to stop Donald Trump from winning the 2016 presidential election. [Full Article...]

Energy, security, trade to top Modi's agenda in three-nation tour

Energy, security, trade to top Modi's agenda in three-nation tour After the Congress' controversial description of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi as "India is Indira and Indira is India", the BJP is now gearing up to project Prime Minister Narendra Modi as an "unbeatable global legend". During his tour, he will visit Palestine, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman. In Oman, Modi will hold talks with His Majesty the Sultan of Oman and other leaders. [Full Article...]

Huge Breakthrough In Fertility Research

Huge Breakthrough In Fertility Research But many scientists claim it could be "years" before the techniques are safe and widely available, Sky News writes. Scientists have previously matured human eggs from the late stage of development, however the fresh study is the first time a human egg has been developed in the laboratory from its earliest stage. [Full Article...]


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