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Sugar linked to asthma during pregnancy

They found the risk of allergic asthma - triggered by dust, cats and pollen - soared by 101 per cent in seven-year-old kids whose mums ate the most sugar when expecting, compared to those who ate the least. To assess the risk, researchers calculated the amount of free sugars consumed by the women during pregnancy based on self-reported estimates with the help of questionnaires.

Clif Bar issues recall due to nut allergy risk

Peanut and other nut allergies can be life-threatening. The company is strongly advising consumers who have peanut and these specific tree nut allergies not to consume these bars. The company said no illnesses associated with the recall have been confirmed, according to the Food and Drug Administration. The announcement has a full list of the package sizes that are affected, along with lot codes.

Battlestar Galactica: Reboot Cast to Reunite at Comic-Con

SYFY is one of the largest networks to offers wall-to-wall coverage during San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC), and this year the network will be hosting quite a few panels and special events. The Syfy Live From Comic-Con series also returns this year, with new host Zachary Levi (Chuck) pulling the strings. Syfy has scheduled the BG reunion panel for 2:30 PM Thursday, July 20 , at in Ballroom 20.

John Morgan's suit says smoking pot actually good for the lungs

Morgan said 71 percent of voters supported the amendment, and smoking medical marijuana in the privacy of a home should be one of the ways the drug could be administered. Just two weeks ago, Gov. Rick Scott tacked his signature onto a bill regulating Florida's medical marijuana industry into law. "There's a reason why every single major medical association opposes the use of the raw, smoked form of marijuana as medicine: smoke is not a reliable delivery system, it's impossible to ...

Nostalgic Tributes Pour In For Grotbags Star Carol Lee Scott

The character also wore a matching fluorescent wig, black and patterned witch hat, along with multi-colored robes. Carol found fame starring in a number of children's TV shows in the 1980s and early 1990s, including Rod Hull's Emu's World .

Manchester attack: Ariana Grande's tribute to victim

In her latest post on Instagram, Ariana has said "Saffie, we're thinking of you baby" and then posted an emoji of a birthday cake. Saffie would have celebrated her ninth birthday on July 4. Ariana has been offered an honorary citizenship of Manchester as part of a new plan to recognise those who have made outstanding contributions to the city.

AB Foods Full-Year Outlook Buoyed By Primark Performance

The stock now has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 3,091.56 ($40.05). The stock decreased 1.39% or $0.89 during the last trading session, reaching $63.27. Among 27 analysts covering Associated British Foods PLC (LON:ABF), 14 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 11 Hold. The company's market capitalization is GBX 24.10 billion.

Stephens Inc. AR Has $7.56 Million Stake in BP plc (BP)

Kepler Capital Markets downgraded BP p.l.c. from a "hold" rating to a "reduce" rating in a research report on Friday, June 30th. Scotiabank reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $38.00 price target on shares of BP p.l.c.in a research report on Monday, March 27th.

Analyst Buzz: Southwestern Energy Company (SWN)

For the next 5 years, Southwestern Energy Company is expecting Growth of 44.5% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -34.96% per annum. 69 funds opened positions while 164 raised stakes. The company's current price-earnings ratio amounts above the average P/E ratio of 20.97 times earnings.

Chainz turned his Pink Trap House into a Trap Clinic

Testing was sponsored by Fulton County Board of Health , Atlanta AIDS and Test Atlanta, and the popup clinic also offered "educational packets, games and giveaways". While HIV testing and education is always important, numbers indicate it's particularly important in Atlanta. Making people aware of their status is exactly the kind of things Pastor Wortham said should happen at the Trap House.

Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) Valuation According To Analysts

One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating , two have issued a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. 44 funds opened positions while 114 raised stakes. 273.92 million shares or 3.61% more from 264.37 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Wealthtrust holds 0% of its portfolio in Greenbrier Companies Inc (NYSE:GBX) for 110 shares.

Bustling Stock in Focus: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG)

Blackrock Japan Ltd holds 685,996 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Novartis AG (ADR) (NYSE:NVS) has risen 7.67% since July 5, 2016 and is uptrending. The stock has "Mkt Perform" rating by FBR Capital on Friday, July 24. The stock of AT&T Inc. Creditors will loan money at a cheaper rate to a profitable company than to an unprofitable one; consequently, profitable companies can use leverage to increase stockholders' equity even more.

Watching the Tape Move for LYXOR UCITS ETF HANG SENG INDEX 10

Traders often add the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) to identify the direction of a trend. Investors may be watching other technical indicators such as the Williams Percent Range or Williams %R. One of the most popular time frames using RSI is the 14-day. After a recent check, the 14-day RSIfor Guyana Goldstrike Inc (GYA.V) is now at 41.35, the 7-day stands at 34.82, and the 3-day is sitting at 24.63.

USA proposes cutting total biofuels requirements in 2018

The EPA lowered the amount of biofuel that must be used in the USA next year. The agency also noted the proposed biomass-based diesel volume exceeds the statutory minimum "and the proposed volumes of total renewable fuel, advanced biofuel, and cellulosic biofuel would achieve the implied statutory volumes for conventional biofuel and non-cellulosic advanced biofuel".

Lords of the Fallen 2 Director Sacked, Project Size Reduced

But it appears CI Games won't be doing that with Lords of the Fallen 2, according to Euorgamer who spoke to Tomasz Gop, who played a pivotal role in the series, before CI Games recently let him go. "We've been working quite a lot on Lords of the Fallen 2 , we really did a lot. I was working on something I was really 100 per cent into and we were not producing the game".

The Petroleo Brasileiro SA- Petrobras (PBR) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

It has underperformed by 1.19% the S&P500. Jacobi Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras by 585.5% in the first quarter. "(CMG) and Petroleo ...", Investorplace.com published: "Why Snap Inc (SNAP), Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) and Petroleo ..." on March 14, 2017.

Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRZO) Rating Increased to Sell at BidaskClub

Equities researchers at KeyCorp dropped their Q3 2017 EPS estimates for Carrizo Oil & Gas in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. Taking a broader look brokerage firms' analysts on the street with an expectant view have Carrizo Oil & Gas (NASDAQ:CRZO) high price target of $48 and with a conservative view have low price target of $13.

State Police Announces Independence Day Weekend Enforcement Results

With increased enforcement over the holiday, troopers issued citations to 10,238 speeders and 2,677 reckless drivers. With an increase of vacationers on the roads, in the summer Sgt. on Friday June 30, and continued through 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday July 4. In addition, troopers responded to a total of 398 accidents including 50 with injuries.

Tests positive for West Nile virus

West Nile virus has been found in Windsor-Essex for the first time in 2017. The South Salt Lake Mosquito Abatement District will be spraying for mosquitoes in some areas of Draper, officials said. Symptoms include fever, headache, muscle ache, rash, and fatigue. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has monitored the spread of West Nile virus since 2001 among wild birds, horses, mosquitoes, and people.

Lack of sense of smell may cause mice to burn fat

Losing the ability to smell also caused a different group of already-obese mice to lose weight, the researchers reveal today in Cell Metabolism . The mice turned their beige fat cells - the subcutaneous fat storage cells that accumulate around our thighs and midriffs - into brown fat cells, which burn fatty acids to produce heat.

Ponca Woman Accused of Plotting to Kill Israeli Husband

According to the affidavit, the person responding to the ad contacted the Federal Bureau of Investigation after the alleged May meeting. "Required: Creative, outgoing and friendly, positive personality, boldness and bravery (some stunts may seem risky, although they are completely safe)", the ad stated, according to the Associated Press .

Sleep problems may be early sign of Alzheimer's

These markers include molecules that are known to "clutter up" the brain, which increases the risk of Alzheimer's and dementia. Amyloid is a protein that can fold and form into plaques while tau is a protein that forms into tangles. "This will require studies that directly test whether modifying sleep has a beneficial effect on the brain", Bendlin said. Ju also studies the association between sleep and dementia, and she co-wrote an accompanying editorial for the new study.

Indiana Expanding Opioid Treatment Programs To Five More Counties

She adds that new offices will specialize in methadone treatment to help addicts recovering from opioid addiction, and also if you are an addict and are on Medicaid through the Healthy Indiana Plan, your plan will cover the all the services and treatment you receive.

EPS for Brixmor Property Group Inc (BRX) Expected At $0.52

On consensus, experts anticipate that Brixmor Property Group will announce full year earnings of $2.10 for a share for the present fiscal year, with Earnings Per Share estimates between $2.09 to $2.12. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders have purchased 33,000 shares of company stock worth $616,856. Corporate insiders own 0.27% of the company's stock.

No more: Chrissy Teigen wants Twitterverse to stop sending "John Babies"

We hope Chrissy takes on fan's advice and collects a whole bunch of John babies and makes them into a coffee table book. In one post she tweeted a picture zoomed in on the animated aardvark's clenched fist, and wrote, "John when you tell him he looks like Arthur".

Ntuthuko Radebe: South African footballer killed in auto crash aged just 23

His kindness, loyalty, committment, and upbeat nature won him the affection of the club. KAS Eupen defender Ntuthuko Radebe has passed away after a vehicle accident on Tuesday, the club confirmed. Radebe was one of a trio of South African players who were developed through the Aspire Academy in Qatar, and it was through that development facility's links with Eupen that he moved to Belgium in 2012.

AIFF League Committee stalls decision on number of foreign players

Now however, India's apex football governing body has made a decision to run the two leagues simultaneously, after the completion of the U-17 World Cup, which is set to be held in India, in October. Along with above, a Central Marketing Expenditure of Rs 1 Crore to be funded by the AIFF as also approved. A task force was formed to oversee operation, marketing and promotion of the I-League 2017-18.

Lloyds Banking Announces Organisational & Senior Management Changes

The changes "perhaps indicate a welcome level of commitment from CEO Antonio, given obvious speculation around the HSBC forthcoming vacancy", analysts led by Edward Firth and Richard Smith at Keefe Bruyette & Woods wrote in a note to clients.

People are now snorting chocolate to get high

The product is the creation of Nick Anderson, the 29-year-old entrepreneur behind the company Legal Lean . The idea, he said , was to create a drug-free version of "lean" - a cough syrup-cocktail often made with promethazine or codeine that is known in hip-hop circles as "purple drank".

Pete Frates, family to be helped by new ALS fund

However, according to The Salem News , the Frates family will receive some financial relief after being chosen by the ALS Association for a new program that covers the uninsured cost of skilled home care for several ALS patients in MA each year.

Oil Prices Drop Nearly 4 Percent Amid Glut Fears

USA oil prices fell $1.71 cents, or 3.6 percent, to $45.36 a barrel on Wednesday, snapping the longest streak of rising prices in half a decade. Barrel is the unit of measurement of oil volume. Nigeria and Libya are both exempt from the output pact. The head of the International Energy Agency told Reuters that rising output from key oil producers could hamper expectations that the oil market would rebalance in the second half of the year.

UNIOSUN students in violent protests over disappearance of their colleagues

The police say it has calmed the violent protest of students of the University of Osun (UNIOSUN) over the killing of their colleague, Oluwafemi Shonibare, by suspected ritualists . Sakariyau, a 400 level Microbiology student was missing after after his neighbour called him out and it was only his corpse that was found after 10 days behind an Alfa's house.

Essex mosquito pool tests positive for West Nile virus

The presence of similar mosquitoes was confirmed for the first time in mid-June by officials in Long Beach. A mosquito pool tested positive for the virus during routine monitoring by the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit. - DRESS in long sleeves and long trousers and socks in areas where mosquitoes are active. IDPH recommends insect repellent that contains DEET , picaridin, oil of lemon, eucalyptus or IR 3535.

Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.08

Barclays PLC upgraded shares of Symantec Corporation from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating and boosted their target price for the stock from $34.00 to $38.00 in a report on Tuesday, May 30th. Symantec Corporation's payout ratio is now -176.47%. Shares for $111,890 were sold by Cappellanti-Wolf Amy L. Fey Michael David had sold 13,215 shares worth $377,288 on Wednesday, February 15.

Arsenal refuse to put timeframe on Santi Cazorla return from achilles injury

However, as reported by the London Evening Standard , an Arsenal official has stated that the club aren't aware of Cazorla suffering a setback, although they did state that an exact date for his return hasn't been set. "I had the last one yesterday, and hopefully everything will go well". There was bacteria in the operating room and I suffered an infection in a bone.