Medicine

Dispensary offers free marijuana for full bags of trash

Gifting marijuana in ME is legal, and Meehan says this is an opportunity to encourage clean-up and bring awareness to the medicinal properties of marijuana. "The research. There's a whole world of science out there". Meehan says he knows it's not a great business model to give away free things, but says he's helping people.

Hartford Commuter Rail Service to Launch in May 2018

Dannel Malloy's office. State officials announced on Monday the operator of a new commuter rail line between New Haven and Springfield , and said the launch of that service will be delayed into mid-2018. Eighty percent of what the governor's office says will be a $20 million operating budget will be covered for three years by the federal Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement Program, which also has subsidized the CTfastrak bus rapid-transit service since it opened in 2015.

The Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) to Release Earnings on Tuesday

It closed at $3.65 lastly. It is down 1.30% since July 25, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 6.38% the S&P500. $1.16 million worth of Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE: LLY ) was sold by Zulueta Alfonso G on Monday, February 6. How Active Are Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) Shares? Winslow Capital Management LLC increased its stake in Eli Lilly and by 79.7% in the first quarter.

Don't believe the Jeremy Corbyn spin

Labour MPs are poles apart on Brexit , with dozens wanting to stay in the single market. Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones has said there is no need to leave the European single market when Britain leaves the European Union. "I don't have the simple answer for it yet - I don't think anybody would expect me to, because this election was called unexpectedly; we had two weeks to prepare all this - but I'm very well aware of that problem", Corbyn continued.

Charlie Gard's parents end battle to save his life

The parents' lawyer, Grant Armstrong, said the hospital was placing obstacles in the way of their final wish to take their son home. Charlie can breathe only through a ventilator and has been at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH) in London since October 11 previous year.

Two suspected H1N1 patients in Yangon General Hospital

The infections are from the type of H1N1 virus that was first identified in Mexico in 2009, which caused an outbreak that killed several thousand people worldwide. World Health Organization representatives in Myanmar did not respond to Reuters' requests for comment. A pregnant woman and a man died at Yangon General Hospital on Monday, and lab tests later showed that they were both infected with H1N1, said Thinzar Aung, deputy director of the infectious diseases department at the Ministry ...

HIV cases in PH hit record-high in May

While the child being in remission raises hope, experts urged caution. And while hoping that the child would never have an active infection, Fauci noted that HIV tends to hide in "funny places" and that it is "not entirely inconceivable" a small amount of the virus may remain in the body and start replicating again.

BoE warns of 'spiral of complacency' over easy lending

A sharp rise in personal loans could pose a danger to the United Kingdom economy, a Bank of England official has warned. "Nevertheless, the banks that are involved, as well as the shareholders of auto companies, will want to think very carefully about the risks", Brazier said.

Kajal Aggarwal's manager arrested in connection to drug peddling

Having said that just because I care for people who run errands for me does not imply I can control their lives/personal choices. Today, Kajal in an open letter claimed that her parents handle all her career and while she shares a cordial relationship with everyone she is not responsible for what they do outside of professional duties.

A dog is your best friend for staying active in old age

Regular dog walkers did more activity when the thermometer dropped below 10 degrees Celsius than petless counterparts managed - on the warmest days! Researchers found pensioners with pooches were 20 per cent more active and spend 30 minutes less a day sitting around.

New HIV vaccine shows promise in human trials

The findings were presented at the ninth International AIDS Conference on HIV Science in Paris. Lead author Professor Andrew Grulich from the University of New South Wales, said: 'There was not a single linked HIV infection in these couples.

Four-storey building collapses in Mumbai: 3 dead, over 30 feared trapped

The incident took place at L. B. S. Marg, near Shreyas cinema, Damodar Park, Ghatkopar. The rescue operation is going on to pull out people who are stuck under the debris. Each of the floor in the building were occupied by three to four families. At least five victims trapped in the debris of the ill-fated Sai Darshan building have been extricated safely and a search is on for others.

Buying time increases happiness, study reveals

It doesn't matter whether you're rich or poor, the new study suggests. Before you use this new information as an excuse to stop taking care of yourself entirely: There are a few caveats. She argued that people with lesser economic stability might hesitate to use such services, regardless of the fact that the researchers claimed to have considered income levels in the study's analysis, ABC News reported .

President Trump's Drawing of NYC Skyline up for Auction

A drawing by Donald Trump of the NY skyline is up for auction in NY. According to the auctioneers selling the Trump envelope 12 years after it was first auctioned off, Nate D Sanders , the picture is in fine condition, barring a "light smudge and abrasion" to its right side.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Stake Lowered by Cwm LLC

It has underperformed by 39.89% the S&P500. Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) has a market cap of $30.37 billion and over the last 12 months, Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) has gone stronger by 35.37%. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, July 17 report. The rating was upgraded by Jefferies on Monday, December 19 to "Buy". On Friday, December 18 the stock rating was initiated by Atlantic Securities with "Underweight".

Twitter enjoys Nicolas Cage in Kazakhstan

He's touring Kazakhstan for their 13th Eurasia International Film Festival . Another crafty artist put him in the Game Of Thrones sword throne for a hilarious take on the picture. According to the Kazinform news agency , Cage said: "I would be pleased to participate in some film project on the territory of Kazakhstan ".

Measles Vaccine Exists for a Reason (In Case You Forgot)

Peter Hotez , dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor to develop a model for estimating the number of measles cases in US children and the associated economic costs under scenarios of different levels of vaccine hesitancy.

Ram Nath Kovind to be sworn in as 14th President Tuesday

Mukherjee was given a farewell by Members of Parliament on Sunday in the Central Hall of Parliament. India's constitution provides a largely ceremonial role for the president, with the prime minister and his cabinet holding executive power.

IL reports 1st human case of West Nile virus this year

A year ago the department reported 155 human cases, including six deaths. No cases have been reported this year. Mosquitoes had previously tested positive for West Nile in Berthoud in late June. Wear protective clothing (long trousers, long-sleeved shirts and socks) in areas where mosquitoes are active. Repellents containing DEET, picaridin, IR3535, and some oil of lemon eucalyptus and para-menthane-diol products provide the best protection.

CDC says salmonella outbreak linked to papayas sickens 47

Those infected reported symptoms appearing between 17 May and 28 June. Symptoms of salmonella begin 12 to 72 hours after a person is infected and include diarrhea, fever and abdominal cramping. . According to the agency, interview data and laboratory evidence indicate that yellow Maradol papayas are likely the source of the outbreak, and it is working to determine where in the supply chain the contamination occurred.

Child in South Africa is now 'virtually cured of HIV' after treatment

Now there is the South African girl - the first case of remission in a child enrolled in a trial to test the effectiveness of early treatment, for a limited time. But I also think there was probably a combination of being on treatment early, protecting his immune system and allowing it to get used to the virus and adapt and cope", Cotton said .

Front national : l'euro repoussé, Philippot préservé ?

Si Louis Aliot, député des Pyrénées-Orientales, pense que l'euro est "un boulet pour notre économie, le FN en a toutefois fait "à tort" le sujet central de la campagne". Dans le cadre du débat qu'a lancé cette dernière après le relatif échec du FN aux élections législatives, Florian Philippot souhaite jouer franc-jeu par cette " Contribution de Florian Philippot à la refondation du Front national ", dont Le Figaro s'est procuré le contenu, consultable au bas de cet article.

Hostile squirrel brings reign of fear to NY park

Guerrero's family went into further, and much more dramatic detail, saying the animal sprung out suddenly and "when Guerrero's dad heard her screams, he was able to pry the animal's jaws open, and throw the squirrel onto the sidewalk". Anyone bitten by the squirrel, or any pets with squirrel bites, should immediately get medical treatment, the department urged. Christopher Williams, who visits the park often, said he's not totally surprised.

Brooklyn Decker and Andy Roddick Expecting Baby No. 2

Roddick and fellow Slam victor Kim Clijsters, as well as Dutch four-time Paralympic wheelchair tennis medalist Monique Kalkman-van den Bosch, tennis journalist and historian Steve Flink and the late Vic Braden, a groundbreaking instructor who died in 2014 at age 85, were enshrined in the Hall of Fame at Newport, Rhode Island on Saturday.

South African Child 'Virtually Cured' Of HIV

But the medication is a burden - someone diagnosed aged 20 could end up taking more than 20,000 HIV tablets in a lifetime - and some people struggle, leading to HIV coming back and the virus resisting the effects of treatment . As AIDS-related deaths have fallen, there has been a significant rise in life expectancy in areas most affected by HIV/AIDS . In eastern and southern Africa, for example, average life expectancy increased by almost 10 years from 2006 to 2016.

32m to lose health insurance if no replacement for Obamacare

McConnell then revived an effort to simply repeal Obamacare that both chambers passed in 2015, but was vetoed by then-President Obama. For Republicans, that vote was a political two-fer: it delivered a dramatic confrontation with the Obama White House and it proved to voters Republicans were serious about delivering on their promise to end Obamacare.

ICRC president arrives in Yemen amid 'unprecedented' cholera outbreak

Since the first suspected case was recorded in March the outbreak has infected more than 360,000 people and killed nearly 2,000. Cholera, which is contracted through contaminated water and causes severe diarrhoea and vomiting, is easily treatable and preventable.

Blaze rips through apartment complex under construction

Fire departments from more than a dozen communities across the greater Boston area were called to Elm Street in downtown Waltham early Sunday morning. "There was ash raining down on our house and they were spraying down our house with water to make sure it didn't catch on fire". "The police were banging on all the doors and I was trying to get my cat, but couldn't", an evacuated resident said.

Dunkirk scores $106 million global opening, but Valerian flops hard

Dunkirk's performance is especially impressive considering the fact that the film is expected to continue to have a strong hold throughout a slow August. While some of the money was covered up in foreign pre-sales, equity financing, and tax subsidies, the low opening weekend is still a huge blow for Besson, who has already talked about having planned sequels to the film he has been working on for years.

Review of gender recognition laws announced, after calls from Jeremy Corbyn

For over 20 years, transgender people in the United Kingdom have already been able to change the gender on their passports, driving licences, medical records and employment records by self-declaration at the start of their transitions. Like marriage law, gender recognition law is devolved and progress in Scotland positively influences progress in England. People would be allowed to have their birth certificates altered to reflect the gender they identify with.

3 killed in crash near Bloomington involving bus headed to Louisville

Three people have died after a Miller Transport bus en route to Louisville rear-ended a mini-van causing a five vehicle crash. The minivan was stopped by a construction flagger when police said the bus slammed into it. The bus driver will be taken for a mandatory blood draw which is standard with any crash of this type, according to Sheriff Swain. Police said he was conscious when he was transported to the hospital.

Real Madrid defender Danilo joins Manchester City

Danilo made a total of 56 appearances, some of them at left back, in all competitions and scored three goals , while providing nine assists. The versatile Brazilian defender, who can play on either flank as well as at center back, signed a five-year contract to increase City's threadbare options at full back.

Mohammed Ayub Pandith's lynching case: 20 persons arrested, says IGP Kashmir

Khan said one of the persons involved in the lynching, Sajad Ahmad Gilkar, was killed by security forces on July 12 in Redbugh village of Badgam district. He said in the conference that 90 percent of the case was solved and a few details and arrests needed to be made and will be done in the near future.

Cong suspends rape-accused MLA from party post

Kodiyeri, in his Facebook post, has noted that the KPCC president organising a press meet where he tells the MLA, who got arrested based on the compliant given by the victim, that he need not resign, is a black mark in the history of politics in Kerala.

Chelsea attacker Pedro leaves pre-season camp after injury

The Spain global needed medical attention after colliding with Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina in the first half and was replaced by midfielder Jeremie Boga . "He went to hospital but he will be OK", the Italian told Chelsea TV. 'For this reason, our doctor preferred to take him to the hospital and check him in the right way.