Medicine

by | October 10, 2017 | 10:36

There are three types of plague - bubonic affecting the lymph nodes, septicaemia which causes bleeding under the skin, and pneumonic which affects respiration. Prisons are a particularly vulnerable breeding ground for the bacteria due to their overcrowding and overall unsanitary conditions. But this outbreak has seen two-thirds of the infections to be attributed to pneumonic plague, which is transmitted person-to-person by air, making it much more hard to control.

by | October 10, 2017 | 08:46

This season, after losing 103 games in 2016, the Twins went 85-77, qualifying for the second AL Wild Card slot. New executives Derek Falvey and Thad Levine never addressed the manager's future during the season, which saw a 26-game improvement from 2016.

by | October 10, 2017 | 07:26

Etienne was arrested and charged with neglect and bailed out of jail Sunday night. A three-year-old girl was found outside the Orange County Jail in a hot auto and drenched with sweat while her mother was inside visiting an inmate. Authorities said she appeared remorseful. Earlier in the day, Etiennne sat in the jail lobby with her back to reporters. FOX 35 spoke with Etienne's neighbor, who said the woman had previously brushed off their warnings about leaving her daughter in a hot auto ...

by | October 10, 2017 | 06:19

Also, the low-potassium mice had increased stiffness of their aortas, and high-potassium mice had decreased stiffness, as indicated by the arterial stiffness indicator called pulse wave velocity, which is measured by echocardiography in live animals.

by | October 10, 2017 | 05:02

Mrs Clarke was a nurse at Westmead Children's Hospital. "I told her to be strong, that I was coming straight back and to rest up because she needed her strength". 'You (were a) lovely girl and awesome sister you will be deeply missed, ' he wrote. Chase described the agonising decision to direct medical staff to cease working on Ms Clarke.

by | October 10, 2017 | 04:05

HIV treatment has gotten a lot better since then, and the new law is meant to reflect that. Last month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) officially announced that people who are on regular viral load suppression medication can not transmit HIV to their partners, as it is maintained at undetectable levels.

by | October 10, 2017 | 02:46

It is estimated that only about a quarter of people with a mental health problem in the United Kingdom receive ongoing treatment, leaving the majority of people grappling with mental health issues on their own, seeking help or information, and dependent on the informal support of family, friends or colleagues.

by | October 10, 2017 | 02:35

However Johann Huber, the co-founder and chief executive of Soma Analytics, said the findings were also "alarming" because three quarters of FTSE 100 companies did not mention mental health at all. "Depression and anxiety affect almost eight million people over 55, but can often go unnoticed and untreated", commented Alistair Burns, national clinical director for Dementia, NHS England.

by | October 09, 2017 | 23:33

The single best way for families to protect themselves against the flu is to get vaccinated each year. Others have misguided fears that the shot will trigger an adverse reaction, the group explained. Flu-related hospitalizations nationwide have reached almost 710,000 each year, while flu-related deaths range from 12,000 to 56,000, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

by | October 09, 2017 | 22:45

Much like many schools across the country, Windfren high school policy now allows students to choose not to recite the Pledge, but still requires them to stand. " It's not obviously what's going on in America today ". No additional details were available from the school or district. "Strother had recently been whipped into a frenzy by the publicity of African-American National Football League players kneeling during the National Anthem at NFL football games", the lawsuit says.

by | October 09, 2017 | 18:28

Riverside- $3.01/g, down 2.8 cents per gallon from last week's $3.04/g. The AAA's weekly report says the average price for a gallon of regular fell eight cents around Florida to $2.54, topped by the usual markets: West Palm Beach ($2.66), Miami ($2.66) and Fort Lauderdale ($2.61).

by | October 09, 2017 | 16:44

At one point in the video one can see a man holding up the man's feet while another person hits him on his feet with a rod. The video belies that claim. Earlier, a Nigerian student was brutally beaten by a large mob inside Greater Noida's Ansal Plaza mall. Five people were arrested for the attacks.

by | October 09, 2017 | 14:37

Salic, who has been in Philippines custody since April, is wanted by U.S. prosecutors after he and two other were indicted over a plan to conduct bombings and shootings in Times Square, New York's subway system and concert venues in the name of ISIS.

by | October 09, 2017 | 10:40

India's Central Pollution Control Board told the court they also wanted the ban to be restored. The ban on the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) will continue till October 31. The bench of Justice AK Sikri, Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre and Justice Ashok Bhushan had on October 6 reserved its order on a plea seeking restoration of the apex court's a year ago order banning the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR.

by | October 09, 2017 | 09:52

All the 31 were convicted under various sections of the Indian Penal Code related to murder, attempt to murder and criminal conspiracy. The Gujarat HC also directed the government and the Railways to pay Rs 10 lakh each to the families of those killed in the Godhra train burning incident+.

by | October 09, 2017 | 06:34

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford was expected to make his return for Monday night's game against the Bears in Chicago after missing three games with a left knee injury. Jordan Howard ran all over the Vikings last season. McKinnon will have 50 yards rushing also. Bradford, who suffered a noncontact injury to his left knee during a Week 1 win over New Orleans and last practiced on September 21, on Friday said the knee has "come a long ways" after he returned to practice ...

by | October 09, 2017 | 02:43

President Donald Trump throws rolls of paper towels into a crowd of local residents affected by Hurricane Maria as he visits Calgary Chapel in San Juan, Puerto Rico on October 3. "She's a very exceptional person". Social media was not a fan of the comments, especially as Trump bashed the Mayor of Puerto Rico who has been working tirelessly for her people, stating she is "not very capable", but chose to call Paddock, a mass shooter who killed 58 and injured 500 others, "probably smart".

by | October 09, 2017 | 02:16

Elon Musk-owned Tesla Inc., which specialises in making battery-power semi-automatic cars and also renewable energy storage houses, had offered to help the Puerto Rico government. Despite the advanced technology on the balloons , the internet still needs to come from somewhere though. Users below attach an antennae to their house, which can communicate with the "mesh network" of balloons above.

by | October 08, 2017 | 18:38

The Cardinals recently lost one of their top pass rushers, Markus Golden , for the season with an ACL tear. Meanwhile, Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz has thrown for 1,058 yards and six touchdowns, and has successfully thrown to Zach Ertz 26 times for 326 yards.

by | October 08, 2017 | 17:53

Similar to what the studio did for " The Force Awakens " in 2015, a trailer for " The Last Jedi " will show at halftime of " Monday Night Football " on ESPN with online ticket sales opening for the movie right after. Prepare for every ticket site to crash, as thousands upon thousands of fans flock to their favorite theater chain's website to purchase tickets for Star Wars: The Last Jedi .

by | October 08, 2017 | 10:56

Wide receiver Bryan Edwards sits fourth in the conference in receiving yards but is still looking for his first touchdown of the season. Cole Kelley played the 4th quarter and went 8-13 for 140 yards and threw 1 touchdown and 1 interception.

by | October 08, 2017 | 08:41

On Thursday, Delhi transport minister Kailash Gahlot had said that his government could revoke Delhi metro chief Mangu Singh's appointment if fares were increased on October 10, media reported. Referring to the suggestion of putting the fare hike on hold, Puri noted that the alternative is to provide to the DMRC grants-in-aid every year over the next five years starting from 2017-18 to the tune of Rs.3,040 cr, Rs.3,616 cr, Rs.3,318 cr, Rs.3,150 cr and Rs.2,980 cr for 2021-22 to meet loan ...

by | October 08, 2017 | 01:41

The state government told the apex court that its police had conducted a thorough investigation in an efficient manner. "If there was need for an NIA probe, we would have informed the Center", the government said in an affidavit filed in the SC.

by | October 08, 2017 | 01:39

Their marriage was performed at W Goa hotel in Bardez, Goa . The wedding took place as per the Hindu tradition last night and the newly married couple have been poured with blessings from all the corners. Inside Samantha and Naga Chaitanya's pre-wedding functions. The couple has chose to fly to NY, for their honeymoon. Samantha and Chaitanya got engaged in a star-studded affair in Hyderabad in January.

by | October 07, 2017 | 20:10

Social security pension was Rs.700 per month in Himachal and mere Rs.450 in Gujarat. He warned that the youth, farmers and small businessmen are getting angry at the government and this is not good for the country. Virbhadra Singh said on Thursday that Rahul gandhis rally will be bigger than that of PM Modi's rally in Bilaspur . "The government had provided employment to 70,000 youths in last five years while the Gujarat government provided jobs to only 10,000 persons", said Gandhi, and ...