Medicine

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:47

Lisa Augustine, a spokeswoman for Children's Mercy Hospital, says doctors there have seen more flu cases there than in any previous year. Both Missouri and Kansas, like every state except OR and Hawaii, have witnessed "widespread" flu activity this season - defined by the CDC as outbreaks in at least half the regions of a state.

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:13

Abdulrahman Dambazau, minister of interior, says the Boko Haram sect has been completely decimated, with its leadership dismantled. "We have broken the heart and soul of Shekau's group, taking over the camp and its environs". The troops and their equipment were subsequently handed over to the General Officer Commanding 7 Division who is also the Commander Sector 1 of Operation Lafiya Dole .

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:13

The study found a synergistic association between hot tea drinking with excessive alcohol consumption or smoking and the risk for oesophageal cancer. Participants did not objectively measure the temperature of their tea, one of the study's main limitations. An expert panel assembled by the International Agency for Research on Cancer in 2016 classified drinking very hot beverages as a probable (class 2A) carcinogen rather than a definite (class 1) carcinogen.

by | February 06, 2018 | 12:43

One little girl in San Diego found a prime location on a Friday afternoon. Through cookies sales, Girl Scouts across central and eastern North Carolina work to receive donations through their local cookie booths, giving customers the option send one or more boxes of cookies to military personnel proudly serving our country.

by | February 05, 2018 | 14:15

About 9.07M shares traded. Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB ) had its price target increased by research analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies from $74.00 to $90.00 in a research note issued on Friday, January 19th. (NYSE:EDU) earned "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, April 14. The stock has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $86.40.

by | February 05, 2018 | 10:45

This is meant to convey to the world in emphatic terms that Pakistanis will never leave their oppressed Kashmiri brothers and sisters alone in their just struggle, come what may. The premier said that Pakistan is committed to the peaceful resolution of the Kashmir dispute, adding that the huge Kashmiri diaspora all over the world is passionate about fighting for their rights but needs leadership, which can be only provided from the parliamentarians by remaining united.

by | February 05, 2018 | 10:07

Dr Maiken Nedergaard, of University of Rochester, New York state, said: "Low doses of alcohol appear to improve overall brain health". Nedergaard and her team were responsible for first uncovering the glymphatic system in a 2012 paper, revealing how large volumes of cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) are pumped through the brain each day to forcefully carry away waste.

by | February 05, 2018 | 09:30

It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500. Blue Fin Capital Inc increased British Amern Tob Plc Sponsored Adr ( BTI ) stake by 426.7% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The insider Zuckerberg Mark sold $42.50 million. $706,282 worth of Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares were sold by COOK TIMOTHY D. 35,000 shares valued at $5.52 million were sold by LEVINSON ARTHUR D on Monday, August 7.

by | February 05, 2018 | 08:19

While commending Babangida's strategic intervention in the crisis of leadership and politics rocking Nigeria, NIM's Deputy Director General, Mallam Naseer Kura, on Sunday in Abuja said NIM is also compelled by the dearth of real political parties in the country to facilitate a major rainbow political platform modeled after the African National Congress of South Africa to undertake the grooming of its adopted candidates for the 2019 elections.

by | February 05, 2018 | 04:15

Philadelphia is 0-2 in their previous Super Bowl appearances. The Patriots have the NFL's best coach in Bill Belichick , the Eagles have second-year man Doug Pederson, whom former National Football League general manager Mike Lombardi said in September was "less qualified to coach a team than anyone I've ever seen".

by | February 05, 2018 | 00:58

Tottenham's only decent chance of the half came a minute before the break when Mousa Dembele found himself in space on the edge of the box, but saw his powerfully struck shot superbly saved by Loris Karius . Klopp went on to praise Tottenham's success under Mauricio Pochettino , as he hinted stability on and off the pitch was helping to establish them as top four regulars in the Premier League .

by | February 05, 2018 | 00:26

Nearly 25,000 markets will be closed, protests march against sealing would be taken out by businessmen in around 500 markets. Trade leaders from different states had joined their Delhi counterparts to take out a protest from Red Fort to Town Hall in Chandni Chowk.

by | February 04, 2018 | 23:58

It didn't take long before a Bachelor fan and local resident named Amy Bonner O'Brien recognized the contestant with the pixie haircut (the bob is so unusual among women on the reality show that Saturday Night Live joked about it earlier this season).

by | February 04, 2018 | 12:49

Three-time world champion Niki Lauda, who is now non-executive chairman of Mercedes, has added his voice to the criticism. Darts took a similar decision this month, banning the women who walk on with the players before matches. "I hope there is a way to reverse the decision". These girls were part of the show, part of the spectacle. Women are stepping up (into senior team roles), and they are doing it very well - it is moving in the right direction.

by | February 04, 2018 | 09:52

Saxena's mother, Kamlesh, said she did not expect the bystanders to fight for her son, but she refused to forgive the apathy of the onlookers even after her son's throat was slashed. The cops have deployed a commando unit and more than two dozen policemen. At every corner, BSF personnel are posted at strategic pickets near the house of the woman's family, the funeral site and around Saxena's house.

by | February 04, 2018 | 02:55

As flu activity remains widespread across the US, the FDA continues to monitor the situation closely. "So it's proving to be a very hard season". Schuchat was named acting CDC director earlier this week after Dr. This flu season won't end until several weeks later. The country is now in its 10th week of the flu season; the average duration is 16 weeks but can last for 20 weeks.

by | February 03, 2018 | 19:55

There is no report of Paul facing any sort of limitations, so expect him to be a full go once officially ruled active. Mirotic has averaged 16.8 points and 6.4 rebounds per game since missing the first 23 games this season with two broken bones in his face stemming from a fight in practice with Bobby Portis.

by | February 03, 2018 | 18:59

Concerning North Korea's weapons provision to Myanmar, the report cited an anonymous country as saying it has evidence of the transactions, and that in addition to ballistic missiles Pyongyang also supplied conventional weapons, including multiple rocket launchers and surface-to-air missiles.

by | February 03, 2018 | 16:25

The state now receives an annual revenue of Rs 12,000 crore from liquor sales. He announced fifty-two projects for the safety of fishermen and also a coastal package for modernisation of coastal schools. Construction of 77,756 houses was on. The government will also launch an ambulance service on the lines of the popular ride-hailing application Uber.

by | February 03, 2018 | 13:49

The minister stated that 56 unserved airports and 31 unserved helipads would be now covered for civilian use. "It is not clear how the government will be able to get around this problem - and where the funds from the scheme will come from".

by | February 03, 2018 | 13:07

The researchers are suggesting that in future dog bite prevention schemes may need to concentrate on how different people behave when they are around dogs. Prior research in children from 2003 revealed that attention deficit hyperactivity disorder increased the risk of bites, and the authors of this paper said that being nervous or anxious could explain an increase in bite risk.

by | February 03, 2018 | 11:53

More than 12 years after the Delhi High Court's order, the CBI on Friday approached the Supreme Court challenging quashing of charges against the accused in the Rs 64-crore Bofors pay-off case, citing "involvement of powerful people" as the reason for its "checkered history".

by | February 03, 2018 | 05:29

In this latest study, the NTP looked at the effects of high exposure to radiofrequency energy in rodents. "These findings should not be directly extrapolated to human cell phone usage", John Bucher, NTP senior scientist, said in a statement on Friday.

by | February 03, 2018 | 04:52

He noted: "We are not a political party, further articulation of the movement's general direction would determine whether it would metamorphose into a political party or not". "In other words, all the other allegations took place under President Obasanjo and in fact, he institutionalised the culture of impunity under the democratic dispensation in Nigeria".

by | February 03, 2018 | 03:28

Speaking to the Pensacola News Journal , Lockler discussed and apologized for the tone of the video - kind of. "If you don't have a true emergency, this would not be the time to come to the emergency room ", she says. And don't even get her started on the people who don't cover their nose when they sneeze. In it, she says the flu is spreading like "wildfire", and offers suggestions for staying healthy.