Medicine

by | August 17, 2017 | 07:06

This was higher than the 1.8 per cent City of London analysts had forecast, but well below the latest inflation rate of 2.6 per cent in the year to July. "It's time to boost wages by scrapping the pay restrictions in the public sector, investing in infrastructure, and increasing the minimum wage". And having fallen to a new low against the euro in the run-up to the release, the pound bounced 0.2 per cent against the single currency, rising to €1.0991.

by | August 17, 2017 | 06:45

ODH says this is the state's first human case of the virus in 2017. While this is true for mosquitoes that commonly carry the West Nile virus , other types of mosquitoes that are more likely to carry Zika, dengue and chikungunya are active during the day.

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:17

Six assailants were killed in the attack, according to the statement. The UN secretary-general's office released a statement condemning the attacks, saying that "attacks targeting United Nations peacekeepers may constitute war crimes under worldwide law".

by | August 16, 2017 | 13:14

The outbreak of a potentially deadly fungus at a hospital was attributed to a lack of nurses, as it emerged that more than 200 patients have been contaminated. However, some patients can carry the fungus without getting unwell or showing any symptoms. Approximately one quarter of the cases, which have been detected at more than 55 hospitals across the United Kingdom, are clinical infections, including 27 patients who developed bloodstream infections.

by | August 16, 2017 | 12:52

Only hours after finally comdemning racists, President Trump on Monday night retweeted a post by an infamous alt-right provocateur with ties to white nationalist Richard Spencer . Duke, who participated in the rally , reserved his bile for the "fake news media" covering the events in Charlottesville as he addressed Trump.

by | August 16, 2017 | 12:53

Now, many people feel fortunate to be able to view the eclipse right from where they live and host viewing parties and events celebrating the celestial event. Chief Meteorologist Brad Panovich says if you can, absolutely see the total eclipse. To see a total eclipse, where the moon fully covers the sun for a short few minutes, you must be in the path of totality .

by | August 16, 2017 | 12:50

The Chinese soldiers were stopped by Indian border guards. "India must immediately and unconditionally withdraw all its trespassing troops and equipment back to the Indian side of the border", the office said in a statement. However, China did not respond to communications from India over holding the meeting. In the backdrop of the ongoing tense situation, it is unlikely that any such exchange will take place on Tuesday although this newspaper could only confirm about no event being hosted ...

by | August 15, 2017 | 02:50

A bench of Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachud said it will hear the plea today itself after it finishes hearing listed matters. Appearing for the agency, Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said the FIR was registered on May 15 and raids carried out a day later on the basis of search warrants issued by a CBI court in Delhi.

by | August 14, 2017 | 00:47

It swept away the buses 800 metres down into a gorge and buried one of the buses completely. Director General of Police Somesh Goyal said eight passengers were travelling in the Manali-Katra bus while 47 passengers were in the other bus. Locals told the administration that they vacated their homes and ran towards the forest area minutes before the entire mountain dislocated and slid down.

by | August 13, 2017 | 03:53

The newborn suffocated under his mother after she fell asleep while nursing him. Six days later, he died. She's suing the hospital for $8 million dollars. Conde said that Thompson now has a daughter, but Jacob was her "miracle baby". A nurse later arrived and called a "code blue" as Jacob was not breathing, the suit says.

by | August 13, 2017 | 03:51

Their results indicate that about 12.7 percent of Americans, or about one out of every eight people, would be considered an alcoholic. Nearly every argument used against legalizing marijuana can be used against alcohol. But with increased drinking comes increased health consequences - so much so that researchers are calling it a public health crisis . But according to a newly released study, tens of millions of Americans are in the grips of alcohol abuse , with the sharpest rises in women, ...

by | August 13, 2017 | 03:49

When I interviewed Campbell at the end of October 2010, just before his appearance at the City National Grove of Anaheim, I remember hanging up the phone and wondering if something was wrong with him. "It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and legendary singer and guitarist, Glen Travis Campbell ", a statement read announcing his passing.

by | August 13, 2017 | 03:05

In another development, former Senate President, Senator David Mark has called on the PDP to avoid mistakes in Saturday's convention, and harped on the need for a hitch free convention. Recently, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said that at 0.8 percent growth in 2017, Nigeria would not be able reduce unemployment and poverty except the government takes an urgent step in the implementation of the 2017 budget.

by | August 13, 2017 | 02:07

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by | August 12, 2017 | 01:05

Other scientists express skepticism saying a lot more research is needed before xenotransplantation becomes widely available. Doctors won't have to do much persuasion, however, to get patients to accept organs from another species. That's because there's another major problem with xenotransplantation that this paper doesn't address: the danger of organ rejection. Yang said , "We recognize we are still at the early stages of research and development".

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:27

Fruit cake was a popular treat in Britain at the time that Scott and his team were exploring the region, and he even documented that he had packed this particular brand with him. The cake is stayed in "excellent condition". "Living and working in Antarctica tends to lead to a craving for high-fat, high-sugar food, and fruitcake fits the bill nicely, not to mention going very well with a cup of tea", said Lizzie Meeks, conservation manager for artifacts at the trust.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:12

The liquid-filled intragastric balloon systems have been used as a treatment for obesity , said the FDA alert issued on Thursday. MORE: I Swallowed a Balloon For Weight Loss and Lost 40 Lbs . "Serious adverse events observed in global product experience with Orbera and from literature reviews, but not seen in the US clinical study include: ulcerations/erosions, balloon deflation/migration, esophageal perforation, cardiac complications/cardiac arrest, and death", it says on its ...

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:27

The North said Wednesday it is examining its plan for "making an enveloping fire" around Guam, a Pacific island that is home to major USA military bases. So what drove Trump to upset the balance on North Korea so dramatically? The country previously threatened a further "all-out war, wiping out all the strongholds of enemies, including the USA mainland" in a government statement.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:24

Although she hadn't worn braces in a decade, doctors found a seven-centimetre piece of wire from her braces which perforated her bowel. But when the woman, 30, returned with more pain, they did a CAT scan and discovered what looked like a fish bone - a common blockage.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:17

The breakthrough was made possible by a grant from the National Health and Medical Research Council and philanthropic donations to the Victor Chang Institute , including the Chain Reaction Foundation, Key Foundation and the NSW Office of Health and Medical Research.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:15

In the US state of Arkansas in a traffic accident on the highway was scattered with boxes of frozen pizzas . Highway officials shut down westbound lanes of a cross-country interstate for four hours so crews could pick up pizza. It's not clear who missed out on pizza deliveries because of the accident. The accident did cause traffic to back up nearly ten miles, and the freeway was closed for four-and-a-half hours as authorities cleaned up the mess.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:26

Pakistan's answer to Mother Teresa, Ruth Pfau, a doctor and nun who dedicated her life to eradicating leprosy in Pakistan died in Karachi on Friday aged 87. 'We are proud of her exemplary services and she will remain in our hearts as a shining symbol in times ahead, ' the Prime Minister said. For the debt Pakistan owes "to Ruth Pfau for her selflessness and unmatched services for eradication of leprosy", Abbasi announced that she would receive a state funeral.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:26

Since then there have been four human cases - all in the Okanagan. Don Bolger, the department's public information officer, said the agency operates "a countywide West Nile virus surveillance program, and recent positive reports from mosquitoes trapped in the county are in line with similar reports of West Nile virus activity elsewhere in northeastern IL".

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:26

The average duration of cannabis use was 11-and-a-half years. Yankey is a doctoral student with the Georgia State University School of Public Health in Atlanta. Asked to comment on the findings for TCTMD, Kenneth Alan Jamerson , MD (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor), noted that while the NHANES database is important, its information regarding illicit drug use might be unreliable as it was collected by doctors and nurses at participants' homes.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:09

The stock was sold at an average price of $40.00, for a total value of $1,000,000.00. Following the transaction, the president now owns 799,855 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $31,994,200. The share of Mylan N.V. (MYL) now has a value of $32.08 while the company's 52 week low is at $31.28, the shares dropped to the 52 week low on 08/09/17.