Medicine

by | February 02, 2018 | 23:58

We all know that exercising more is the key to countering the negative effects of sitting down, but finding the time and the willpower to head to the gym is sometimes challenging. By standing for six hours a day, a 140-pound person would expend an extra 54 calories a day. This likely reflects the effect of greater muscle mass in men on the amount of calories burned, because calories burned is proportional to the muscle mass activated while standing, researchers found.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:48

Since August 2017, more than 655,000 Rohingya have fled what the United Nations called "textbook genocide" in Myanmar to neighbouring Bangladesh. In an investigation , the Associated Press has confirmed the existence of at least 5 mass graves .

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:20

The patents, published today, cover bracelets that could emit ultrasonic sound pulses or radio transmissions to let a receiver system get a fix on where the workers' hands are, in relation to an array of inventory bins. The bracelet could buzz to alert the wearer that it is time for a break, or to clock off. The inventors say the system circumvents the need for "computationally intensive and expensive" monitoring by means of computer vision, a la Amazon Go .

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:41

The two programmes together constitute what he called the Ayushman Bharat scheme-roughly translated as Longevity India. He also reiterated that the proposed National Health Protection Scheme is a great move to bring health insurance to nearly 40 per cent of the population and is move towards universal health insurance.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:04

Mr Mitchell said the school had made academic strides because it emphasised long-term goals such as college and career. The fact that a female student was taken into custody was surprising since females do not usually commit school shootings or mass shootings in general.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:06

The document was written by GOP lawmakers as part of an effort to reveal what Republicans say are surveillance abuses by the FBI and the Justice Department early in Russian Federation investigation, before special counsel Robert Mueller was appointed to take it over.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:23

Statement author and cardiologist Dr. Laxmi Mehta and colleagues wrote that cancer treatment can result in a wide range of heart damage, including left ventricular systolic dysfunction; overt heart failure; hypertension; arrhythmias; myocardial ischemia; valvular disease; thromboembolic disease; pulmonary hypertension; and pericarditis.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:04

They ask anyone who was touched by Sydney in her short life to please attend and say goodbye with them. But that policy will be reviewed at the end of this flu season with the possibility of it being expanded into the wider community, he said, with a decision to be made by the provincial government.

by | February 02, 2018 | 19:37

Dubbed " National Wear Red Day ", the American Heart Association's annual campaign encourages women to check their health, know the risks and be informed about prevention. Cincy Chic will host Lady in Red from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday at the Kenwood Town Center Macy's store to raise money for the American Heart Association.

by | February 02, 2018 | 19:37

In another similar incident, a 16-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped inside a movie theatre in Meerut district in Uttar Pradesh. The accused, Kandakatla Bikshapathi is a JCB driver. In January, Bikshapathi called the teen to Swathi Hotel near Secunderabad railway station and from there, they went to his sister's house in Jagathgirigutta, TOI reported.

by | February 02, 2018 | 00:59

According to the American Cancer Society , acrylamide causes cancer in rats, but only when the rodents were exposed to doses 1,000 to 10,000 times higher than the average human might be exposed to in foods such as potatoes, baked goods, cereal, prune juice, or canned black olives.

by | February 01, 2018 | 23:41

Ronald Levy, MD, lead author and professor of oncology, said the vaccine uses two agents. "He says that this is something which approaches bypasses the necessity of immune system or patient's immune cells". . Be that as it may, as the tumor develops, it regularly devises approaches to stifle the action of the T cells. Levy's method works by reactivating cancer-specific T cells that play a central role in immunity.

by | February 01, 2018 | 22:21

This test gets approval from the scientists of Australia and Japan which boosts the pace of Alzheimer's disease. This new blood test gets a way from a national collaboration. None of the three drugs now on the market treat the underlying disease. The team highlights that more research needs to be conducted across a wider population to make the results more conclusive - and applicable clinically.

by | February 01, 2018 | 21:17

From taxes to healthcare to environmental protection, corporate profits and self-interest come first for our government officials, and they should all be held as accountable as Dr. Food. Politico obtained Fitzgerald's calendar and stock purchase information through a Freedom of Information Act request. Fitzgerald, 71, a physician who served as the Georgia public health commissioner until her appointment to the CDC post in July, said in an interview late previous year that she already had ...

by | February 01, 2018 | 21:16

The reduction of life bans to a one-month ban for the other athletes also sets a precedent for future doping cases. The IOC had imposed lifetime bans on 43 Russians in all for doping. The organizing committee on Wednesday said that they will replace soldiers with civilian volunteers to hoist the North Korean flag during the welcoming ceremony for the North Korean athletes on February 8.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:40

Killing more women than any cancer, heart disease comes with too many symptoms to keep track of. To recognize and spread awareness of heart disease, Go Red for Women invites everyone to celebrate National Wear Red Day on Friday. Everyone is encouraged to wear RED and share RED to support women's heart health. In the United States, cardiovascular diseases kill approximately 1 in 3 women each year.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:17

But she says if you keep the serving of pizza reasonable-one slice- then you're setting yourself up to feel full without overdoing it. "You may be surprised to find out that an average slice of pizza and a bowl of cereal with whole milk contain almost the same amount of calories", Amer said.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:08

CLEVELAND- Five more people have died from flu-related deaths in Cuyahoga County, the board of health said on Thursday. "They do not need a test to be treated", said Dr. In the past, this kind of influenza has been associated with more hospitalizations and deaths in persons aged 65 years and older and young children compared to other age groups.

by | February 01, 2018 | 17:56

USA health regulators want makers of popular anti-diarrhea drugs to sell their tablets in smaller amounts to make them harder to abuse. The FDA continues to receive reports of serious heart problems and deaths occurring with much-higher-than-recommended doses of loperamide , primarily among those who are intentionally abusing or misusing the product, despite the medication's warning label, according to the announcement.

by | February 01, 2018 | 17:31

British Prime Minister Theresa May arrived in China on Wednesday as she seeks to bolster her country's global trade links ahead of its departure from the European Union . This is very preliminary. "When the time comes for parliament to vote on the final deal, we will ensure that parliament has the appropriate analysis on which to be fully informed, on which to base their judgment", Mrs May said overnight.

by | February 01, 2018 | 11:41

The institutional investor held 491,364 shares of the accident &health insurance company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $39.99 million, down from 559,294 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Woodstock has invested 2.74% of its portfolio in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ). Train Babcock Advsrs Ltd Liability Company owns 1,438 shares or 0.12% of their USA portfolio.

by | February 01, 2018 | 11:00

Conte said: "We must be anxious". "I'm trying to do my best", said Conte. "I curse the day we let Juan Mata slip under the door to Manchester United". For Antonio Conte's side, this result will come as a big blow. If they hadn't done that, our place in the table would be worse. After storming to the Premier League title previous year Conte's second season is fading away, with Chelsea slipping...

by | February 01, 2018 | 02:20

Harbaugh is one of the few active coaches with a Super Bowl ring of his own, and he actually coached three players now on the Eagles (Torrey Smith, Dannell Ellerbe and Corey Graham) on that 2012 championship team. What if, hypothetically of course, the Patriots could take the field in Minneapolis Sunday night with a roster comprised of players from 2004? My prediction for Brady is that he will go 31 for 43 with 297 yards and 2 touchdowns.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:41

WASHINGTON-President Donald Trump's call for lawmakers to embrace what he termed a compromise proposal on immigration got a chilly reaction Wednesday from both Democrats and Republicans , who are struggling to make progress in their negotiations.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:42

As the three lunar phenomenon are coinciding, NASA has tagged the rare spectacle as the "Super Blue Blood Moon " which will be visible in large parts of the United States, north-eastern Europe, Russia, Asia, the Indian Ocean, the Pacific, and Australia.