Medicine

by | March 06, 2018 | 19:42

United Kingdom public health and social care minister Steve Brine said: "There can be no doubt that obesity is now one of our greatest challenges - one that is fuelling an epidemic of preventable illnesses like type 2 diabetes and cancer".

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:26

The fossil, which dates back to the Mesozoic Era (250-65 million years ago), is a chick from a group of prehistoric birds called, Enantiornithes . The tiny bird measures less than two inches long and would have weighed only three ounces at its death.

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:02

To date, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has carried out searches at over 198 locations across the country and seized properties worth almost Rs 6,000 crore, while the CBI has arrested at least 19 persons in the case so far. An LoU is a guarantee which is given by an issuing bank to Indian banks having branches overseas to grant short-term credit to the applicant. The SFIO also said that PNB MD and CEO Sunil Mehta has been summoned for questioning.

by | March 06, 2018 | 15:55

In teenagers who used both e-cigarettes and tobacco cigarettes, levels of toxic compounds were up to three times higher than in e-cigarette users only. Test analysing the teens' pee and spit samples revealed traces of several chemicals linked to cancer, including acrylamide - found in chips and burned toast previous year.

by | March 06, 2018 | 09:19

Sfmg Llc acquired 4,315 shares as Magellan Midstream Prtnrs Lp (MMP)'s stock declined 7.68%. The institutional investor held 488,902 shares of the natural gas distribution company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $34.74M, down from 704,900 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

by | March 06, 2018 | 05:56

Consider this: in her career, Wilson never lost in the SEC Tournament. Mississippi State: SEC Tournament championship for a third straight year. "It's a blessing and an honor", said Wilson with a net around her neck. GREENSBORO, N.C. - Asia Durr scored 17 points and Sam Fuehring converted a key three-point play in the final minute, helping No. 4 Louisville beat No.

by | March 06, 2018 | 03:52

He appealed to all to ensure that justice is done to all the people at all times, adding that the perpetrators of the heinous acts would be identified and punished. "From today, March 5, he will visit Taraba, and subsequently Benue, Yobe, Zamfara and Rivers States". A statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, yesterday said that President Buhari is the only foreign leader invited to the historic event as the special guest of honour.

by | March 06, 2018 | 03:29

The study separated children based on three age groups: 1-5 years, 6-11 years and 12-17 years. "The U.S. opioid crisis is negatively impacting children, and the rate of hospitalization and [pediatric intensive-care unit] admission for pediatric opioid ingestions is increasing", states the study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics .

by | March 06, 2018 | 03:29

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has touched down on Niuean soil - a homecoming of sorts for a woman known by some as "the daughter of Niue". "There is much work to do to recover from this and build resilience to these storms so the people of Samoa can ready themselves for these events as much as possible in the future", she says.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:47

If this had come two weeks ago it could have been bad, but we have players coming back to fitness now. A tiresome game was made more tolerable for the Hornets by Troy Deeney's first goal of the season from open-play as they crawled to a win over the Toffees.

by | March 06, 2018 | 01:52

The patient's identification tag reportedly had been inadvertently switched with the intended patient, leading to the mix-up in February. Following a potentially deadly patient mislabeling at Kenya's oldest hospital, a neurosurgeon, the CEO, and several staff members have been barred from duty.

by | March 06, 2018 | 01:31

Though China announced its military spending at about $150.5 billion a year ago, observers say it is considerably higher, considering it is now building two more aircraft carriers in addition to the one already in service as well as addition of new jet fighters, including stealth fighter J-20.

by | March 05, 2018 | 16:25

Significant numbers of customers are now without water or have low pressure. Distribution sites have been set up in London for customers to collect bottled water. In the meantime the water suppliers are prioritising supplies for vulnerable customers and providing bottled water where necessary. Where possible, take short showers rather than baths, do not leave taps running unnecessarily and only run washing machines and dish washers when you have a full load.

by | March 05, 2018 | 15:05

Tiger Brand shares fell as much as 13 percent, the most since December 2015, and traded 6.6 percent lower at 9:50 a.m.in Johannesburg. South Africa's National Consumer Commission ordered Enterprise to recall all of its polony, smoked russians, frankfurters, and Rainbow brand chicken products.

by | March 05, 2018 | 11:43

The worst supporting actor award was given to Mel Gibson for the comedy Daddy's Home 2 . Cruise and Brad Pitt won for worst screen couple for 1994's "Interview with the Vampire". " but the film was spared in all three of its categories". The 2017 reimagining of the iconic TV show earned a Razzie for the category "So Rotten You Loved It".

by | March 05, 2018 | 10:24

Despite the fine finishing of Salah and Sadio Mane , who scored in the second half, Liverpool needed a superb save from Loris Karius to preserve their lead late in the first period when he denied Mohamed Diame . Liverpool breezed past Porto in the first leg of the Uefa Champions League round of 16 and the Senegal global is already looking forward to the second leg on Tuesday.

by | March 05, 2018 | 04:02

He didn't hit that mark , but it didn't mean the reviews weren't good. One of those prospects is local star Mike Gesicki from Penn State . "Everybody thinks I'm slow", Gesicki said. "And he's going to win games with his legs". "I want to show I love the game and that I'm a complete tight end", said Fumagalli, who's as sure-handed as they come despite having only nine fingers, losing the index finger on his left hand at birth.

by | March 05, 2018 | 03:07

Pick n Pay, along with other supermarket chains, has acted swiftly to withdraw all products from Enterprise and RCL from its shelves. If you have any of the polony or sausage products named by the health ministry as possible culprits in South Africa's listeriosis outbreak - especially if they're opened - remove them from your fridge immediately to avoid contaminating other food.

by | March 04, 2018 | 21:34

This triggered a massive outrage among the aspirants all over the country. The commission later said that this exam will be re-conducted on March 9, 2018. "I talked to Jitendra Singh, minister personnel and training (DoPT) and took the agitators to the home minister today". This issue is related to the fate of thousands of aspirants.

by | March 04, 2018 | 21:05

But that was all for Rutgers. The Big Ten includes only four teams that are locks to receive NCAA Tournament bids: Michigan , Michigan State , Ohio State and Purdue. Along with losing countless shooters for open 3-point looks, Nebraska had several other uncharacteristic defensive breakdowns over the course of the day.

by | March 04, 2018 | 19:38

The storm also dumped heavy snow from OH to New England and into upstate NY, where more than 3 feet was recorded. It's brought not only flooding but unsafe air travel as well due to high winds. Meanwhile, police in New York reported that several barges used in the construction of the replacement for the Tappan Zee Bridge broke loose in the Hudson River north of New York City .

by | March 04, 2018 | 19:00

The teams combined for three goals in the opening 6:19, with the Capitals grabbing a 2-1 lead, thanks to Alex Ovechkin , who reached the 40-goal mark for the ninth time in his career while potting goal No. From there, the Maple Leafs dominated the third period but could not overcome the deficit. The Capitals got 27 saves from Braden Holtby in their second consecutive victory.

by | March 04, 2018 | 18:39

He has also been stand-in captain for some of those teams, and has always been part of the leadership group with his home state Tamil Nadu. "But if I have players in my team who are willing to go and show things outwardly then I'm okay with that, at the same time control them in such a manner that they don't get fined or stuff like that".

by | March 04, 2018 | 09:37

At least 15 cases of listeriosis have emerged since the outbreak began last month - and further cases are expected to emerge because symptoms can take six weeks to develop. The producer voluntarily stopped production after being told of the contamination. NSW Health expressed "sympathy to those affected by the outbreak", but reassured the community that all appropriate process and procedures were followed.

by | March 04, 2018 | 07:09

The M*A*S*H star's death was confirmed by his agent Mitchell Stubbs, who told The Oregonian he died peacefully at his home in Newport, Oregon. He earned his third nomination in 1984 for his supporting role as William Milligan Sloane, founder of the U.S.