Medicine

McCain to Return to Senate Next Week

Senate next week as Congress begins a new legislative session and looks forward to continuing his work for the people of Arizona and the nation", the statement said . The senator has been battling an aggressive type of brain tumor known as glioblastoma, which was discovered in July. He joined all 48 Democrats and two other Republicans to vote against the bill, which failed 51-49.

Overdose Awareness Day to be marked

Unofficially, the Carroll County Sheriff's Office counts at least 21 deaths related to heroin, fentanyl and prescription drugs through the first six months of 2017, with at least five other overdose deaths related to other drugs or an unknown substance as of August 4.

Kejriwal urges LG to clear Mohalla Clinics file

Baijal's office said he had spoken to Kejriwal, but the chief minister "did not come to the Raj Bhawan and skipped a weekly meeting", NDTV reported. Vigilance Minister, Manish Sisodia, tried to expedite the enquiry. "Let LG sort out all objections across the table rather than files moving up and down".

Shannon Sharpe 'So Disappointed' In Jim Brown ... Kaep Comments Hurt Bad

Shannon Sharpe says he "1,000% wholeheartedly disagrees" with every word Jim Brown said about Colin Kaepernick . telling TMZ Sports he's incredibly disappointed in the NFL Hall of Famer. Share said. "That gives them all the credibility that they need!" Brown was among a number of black athletes who gathered in Cleveland on June 4, 1967 to support Muhammad Ali's decision to be a conscientious objector to the draft during the Vietnam War.

Storm Harvey could financially hurt already strained Houston hospitals

The hospital provides a wide range of medical services, including women's services and a level III neonatal intensive care unit, a comprehensive cardiovascular and stroke program, a blood management program, senior services, surgical services including surgical weight loss, and advanced diagnostic imaging.

Upset with Modi, Anna Hazare to protest in Delhi

Activist sends letter to PM Modi, accusing him of not being serious about rooting out corruption Social activist and anti-superstition crusader Anna Hazare has once again made a decision to renew his fight for the long-awaited implementation of the Lokpal Bill.

West Nile Virus confirmed in Parma resident

A second Flower Mound resident this week has been diagnosed with West Nile Fever, according to the town. The virus survives in nature in birds and is transmitted by mosquitoes that feed on infected birds. Public Health Inspector Stephanie Carlisle says this is usually the time of year many communities will find mosquitoes carrying the virus. Officials say people need to take precautions against mosquito bites, with the long Labor Day weekend coming up.

OH overdose deaths: Fentanyl drives another record year in 2016

Last year, 1,109 people died of cocaine overdoses - up from 61.9 percent from 2015. By comparison, fentanyl was involved in 37.9 percent of overdose deaths in 2015, 19.9 percent in 2014, 4 percent in 2013 and 3.9 percent 2012. Equally troubling for Allen is that several people who have died this year from fentanyl overdose were unaware they were taking the opioid. Carfentanil was involved in 340 overdose deaths, a lot of them in the second half of the year, according to the Ohio Department of ...

Caffeine addicts have lower risk of death

Some studies have suggested its properties may stave off diabetes, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, and even some forms of cancer. "Coffee is one of the most widely consumed beverages around the world", said Dr Adela Navarro, a cardiologist at Hospital de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain, in a statement .

Needham Cuts Rating On NuVasive, Inc. (NUVA) To "Underperform"

The stock increased 0.37% or $0.21 on August 25, reaching $57.17. Dimensional Fund Advsr Limited Partnership holds 0.04% or 1.08 million shares in its portfolio. Driehaus Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Co reported 0.06% stake. Out of 19 Wall Street analysts rating Nuvasive Inc ., 15 give it "Buy", 1 "Sell" rating, while 3 recommend "Hold".

HSE to launch its HPV Vaccine programme

HSE Director General Tony O'Brien said that the campaign against the HPV vaccine couldn't be described as anything other than "a form of emotional terrorism". "Not one of these people anywhere in the world has been medically proven to have had a long-term side effect from getting the vaccine". Dr Stephanie O'Keeffe, HSE director of health and wellbeing, said it remained concerned about the drop in uptake but added that provisional data from April shows some stabilisation occurring this year.

Mumbai Rain: Pro Kabaddi League Matches Postponed

The matches were re-scheduled as the teams were unable to reach the NSCI SVP Stadium on time. The U Mumba vs Haryana Steelers PKL 5 match will take place at 8:00 PM IST. People can watch and enjoy the live match U Mumba vs Haryana Steelers on the TV channels such as Star Sports Network and the match can be followed on HotStar.

GST revenue at Rs 92283 crore gets a bumper start

This tax collections are for July and the numbers are likely to go up when all the tax payers file returns. So far, over 64% of eligible taxpayers had filed GST returns, which is about 38.38 lakh out of 59.57 lakh registered taxpayers, he said .

Canon Unveils the 85mm f/1.4L IS, Its First 85mm with Stabilization

The Canon TS-E 50mm f/2.8L MACRO, TS-E 90mm f/2.8L MACRO and TS-E 135mm f/4L MACRO price tags will be £2,499.99/€2,999.99; £2,499.99/€2,999.99; and £2,499.99/€2,999.99, respectively. Further, the twin flashes are detachable. There is also less noise produced from the charging of the lights. The Twin-Lite MT-26EX-RT Flash is set to start shipping in November, like the lenses, and will sell for just under US$1,000.

Yemen allies 'agree to end tensions' after deadly clash

They said the forces had deployed in Sabaeen Square and the district of Hadda. Meanwhile, a leading figure at the General People's Congress (GPC) Khalid al-Shujaa compared Houthis to ISIS, in a comment posted on his Facebook page on Sunday.

FDA to patients with St. Jude pacemakers

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a firmware update intended as a recall - more specifically, a corrective action - for Abbott (formerly St. "FDA reminds patients, patient caregivers and healthcare providers any medical device connected to a communications network may have cybersecurity vulnerabilities that could be exploited by unauthorized users", officials said.

Computer game catches early signs of dementia

The game already exists as a mobile app - one that's been downloaded more than 3 millions times - but the new VR version will generate "15 times more data", Max Scott-Slade, one of its developers from development studio Glitchers, told the BBC .

Newborn dies, doctors busy in fight at Umaid hospital in Jodhpur

In a shocking incident that took place on 29 August, doctors got involved in an ugly spat in the operation theatre while a pregnant lady was lying at the operation table at Umaid hospital in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. In this video, the doctors were seen exchanging expletives in Hindi. In the video, Dr Nainwal, in his green scrub, can be seen shouting at the anaesthetist: "You stay within your limits".

Failed in Class X? No worries…Delhi government'll take care of you

He said the decision to form the committees was taken after he had visited prominent and local markets of the Delhi, where the traders complained him that they are facing many difficulties with the new tax regime. "Last year, students who failed twice were taught through CBSE's correspondence, as it was easier for the students than the regular system", he said.

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Shares Bought by Advisors Asset Management Inc

Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July 17th. It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500. Matrix Capital Management Company Lp decreased Netflix Inc (NFLX) stake by 4.88% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

Driscoll Children's Hospital evacuates NICU babies as hurricane approaches Texas coast

Flight crews in Texas spent around 18 hours Thursday and Friday evacuating 10 medically-fragile newborns out of the path of Hurricane Harvey. Debbie Boudreaux, the transport director at Cook Children's , said it was important they acted quickly ahead of the worst of the storm .

Queensferry Crossing to open after a six-year wait

The £1.35 billion bridge, which opens to traffic on August 30, was officially handed from the contractors to the Scottish Government on Monday night. The level of excitement and enthusiasm that continues to build as we near the opening of this crossing on August 30 is inspiring.

Local businesses donate eclipse glasses; you can, too

According to the " Astronomers Without Borders " website, Grand Valley is the only designated collection location in the Grand Rapids area for eclipse glasses. GVSU's Regional Math and Science Center will be collecting eclipse glasses through Friday, Sept. 15, for them to be sent to schools in South America and Asia for when eclipses cross those continents in 2019.

Metro Vancouver gas prices expected to fall on Wednesday

The national average has increased 6.0 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 14.4 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago. "Demand peak is behind us and that of course means that gas prices will start their natural - and very much overdue - descent from about $1.40 in downtown Vancouver to $1.37 / litre by Wednesday morning", a savings of three cents a lite.

President Buhari Delighted With Improving State Of Nigerian Economy

President Muhammadu Buhari met with members of his economic team in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday, August 28, 2017. The President is not in a position to say that the economy has improved. In his opening remarks the President Cocoa Association of Nigeria, Sayina Riman, said the Association would come up with a five year strategic plan that would deepen Public Private Partnerships, PPP, in the industry to attract investors.

How to link your Aadhaar with PAN card?

The deadline for linking your Aadhaar number with your PAN card is just a couple of days away and it is time to do it as soon as possible. The Aadhaar-PAN linking is aimed at tax evaders who hold multiple PAN cards to escape tax paying .

Global Physical Fitness Equipment Market Research Forecast Report 2017

Smart Home Appliances Market predictions along with the statistical implication presented in the report delivers an accurate scenario of the Smart Home Appliances market . According to application, Smart Home Appliances market divided into House Maintenance, Food Storage, Cooking and Cleaning. The research report comprises several chapters, tables, figures, graphs, and various other presentations formats so as to provide a precise overview of the market .

Canakinumab Cuts Cardiovascular Risk Via Reduced Inflammation

People who still have high risks of heart attacks, despite on a well-controlled cholesterol management, can look forward to a new therapy. Almost all patients included in the trial (91%) were taking lipid-lowering statins. Peter Libby, a researcher from Brigham and Women's Hospital, is a pioneer in the study of inflammation as a factor for heart disease. Patients who received the second highest dose of canakinumab had a 15% reduction in risk of subsequent cardiovascular events after 48 ...

Sri Lanka selectors resign after India debacle

However, a 3-2 defeat at home to Zimbabwe in ODIs, followed by 3-0 whitewash at the hands of India in the Test series, and now already surrendering the five-match ODI series 3-0 has meant that the selectors have bowed to increasing pressure.

Screen for cancer using a smartphone selfie

But, unlike conventional blood tests, BiliScreen detects bilirubin levels before the yellow tinge becomes visible to the naked eye, or you can say during the initial stages when the chemical buildup is not that high. The app calculates the colour information from the sclera and correlates it with bilirubin levels using machine learning algorithms. The blood test is only used when there is cause for concern because patients are already symptomatic.

Largest Ichthyosaurus was pregnant at time of death

Often misidentified as swimming dinosaurs, these reptiles appeared before the first dinosaurs had evolved. Only a few months earlier, Lomax and another colleague, Judy Massare, identified the 3.5-metre adult fossil as a new species of Ichthyosaurus , which they named Ichthyosaurus somersetensis .

Hear the New Voice of Kermit the Frog Make His Muppets Debut

The Muppets Studio released an official statement about the termination of Whitmire, saying that they were concerned with his "repeated unacceptable business conduct over a period of many years" and how he "consistently failed to address the feedback".

Fitbit, Inc. (FIT) moves -65.42% away from 52-Week High = Technical Facts

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned approximately 0.29% of Fitbit worth $3,829,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. For the current year the company's revenue estimates are $1.62 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $1.55 Billion and high estimates of $1.69 Billion according to the prediction of 16 analysts.

PA has five infection cases in national Salmonella outbreak

New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Ohio and CT had the highest number of reported infections. The federal agency is investigating 37 infection cases across 13 states that's caused 16 people to be hospitalized. The CDCand the Food and Drug Administration recommend against buying them as pets or giving them as gifts. The FDA banned the distribution and sale of turtles with shells smaller than 4 inches in 1975.

UP Madrassas to Teach Muslim Men 'Correct Way of Giving Talaq'

The Muslim women's rights group , which was one of the petitioners against Triple Talaq in the Supreme Court, has demanded that the Centre bring in a codified personal law which is gender just and based on the Quran. Maulana Noman Ahmad Azhari of Islamic Research and Training Institute in Aligarh in his statement to Times of India said that many people do not have the right information about Shariah laws and hence does not follow them properly.