Medicine


It's Pence: Trump announces his VP choice on Twitter It's Pence: Trump announces his VP choice on Twitter
- July 16, 2016

Pence said: "I don't think it's ever appropriate to question the partiality of the judge based on their ethnic background". It's easy to envision a scenario in which Pence is giving a speech in Akron railing against the evils of free trade while Trump is in Flagstaff and, briefly departing from his teleprompter, offers an impromptu homage to a maquiladora owned by one of his wealthy friends. (more...)
Woman found to spread Zika through sex for 1st time
- July 16, 2016

Since 2014, more than 1,400 babies with grievous birth defects have been born to women in Brazil who were infected with Zika during their pregnancies. The virus also can cause Guillain-Barre Syndrome, a potentially deadly type of paralysis. The CDC confirmed the positive test results for both partners. (more...)
Jordon Ibe joins Bournemouth from Liverpool for reported club-record fee Jordon Ibe joins Bournemouth from Liverpool for reported club-record fee
- July 16, 2016

Given that Bournemouth needed to make attacking additions and Ibe was only on the fringes at Liverpool, it looks a deal that should be beneficial for all involved. If he can not fulfil his talents, however, Liverpool have received a generous fee even factoring in the 15 percent that must be paid to Wycombe Wanderers. (more...)
Watch Where Pokemon Go Leads You
- July 15, 2016

Pokemon Go app users may be having fun, but police are reminding gamers to keep their quests for a Pikachu off of private property. He also asks that Pokemon enthusiasts pay more attention to their surroundings, and be courteous to others, as they search for Pokemon . (more...)
Financial Expert Not Surprised Board Unanimously Approved KeyBank, First Niagara Merger Financial Expert Not Surprised Board Unanimously Approved KeyBank, First Niagara Merger
- July 14, 2016

Buffalo, New York-based First Niagara, which lends in New York and surrounding states, is cleared to add its $40 billion in assets to what would be a combined institution of about $133 billion in assets. On the company's financial health, KeyCorp reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on April 21, 2016. (more...)
Lower-Cost Biotech Drug Gets Thumbs Up From FDA Panel Lower-Cost Biotech Drug Gets Thumbs Up From FDA Panel
- July 14, 2016

Mark Schoenebaum, analyst at investment banking advisory firm, Evercore ISI, reportedly wrote in an email to clients: "If AbbVie were to file and subsequently win a preliminary injunction, Amgen would be barred from marketing, either until litigation completes if the biosimilar is ultimately found not to infringe, or until the expiry of the infringed patent if AbbVie were granted a permanent injunction (thus at least 2022 depending on the patent)". (more...)
Tribunal: No basis for China's vast South China Sea claims
- July 13, 2016

The former Philippine government and the United States behind it have conspired for a long time to blackmail China regarding its historic rights to the South China Sea , but to do it through a tribunal that tramples on worldwide justice goes too far. (more...)
Feds seek dismissal of lawsuit by North Carolina governor Feds seek dismissal of lawsuit by North Carolina governor
- July 13, 2016

Despite widespread outcry, including protests and submission of a petition signed by more than 3,000 people, House Bill 972 received little opposition in the Senate, where it passed by a vote of 48 to 2 before the governor gave final approval. (more...)
Where could Zika strike in Miami? UM researchers aim to predict
- July 12, 2016

There are no reports of the virus being transmitted by mosquitoes in Pennsylvania, or the rest of the continental United States, according to the website , which also says there aren't any instances of Zika being contracted by pets or other animals. (more...)
Baahubali team took part in Haritha Haram Programme Baahubali team took part in Haritha Haram Programme
- July 12, 2016

This latest week-long program of Haritha Haram of planting lakhs of saplings across the state has received a huge response from Telugu people and celebrities in Hyderabad . To give a push to the Green Drive, Narasimhan planted a sapling at BHEL here as part of planting 25 lakhs of saplings on Monday after beating a drum and taking oath to protect the saplings. (more...)
'Dire and Deteriorating': Fighting Threatens Full-Scale War in South Sudan
- July 12, 2016

A new flare-up risks driving yet more people to refugee camps in neighbouring nations and further destabilising a region in the centre of Africa already plagued by myriad woes. Clemence Pinaud, an assistant professor at Indiana University and an expert on South Sudan, said that tensions increased in Juba during the past month. (more...)
How Pokemon Go can get you robbed, injured and more
- July 12, 2016

It's been a odd week for Pokemasters, dealing with armed robberies, dead bodies and even accidental exercise. This is the message from New Zealand Police following the launch of the new Pokemon Go app. It's bad enough you went into your neighbors yard with your phone, but imagine setting up camp with your laptop and having to explain that you're not stealing their WiFi but trying to catch another Scyther. (more...)
Officials confirm Zika-related death in Utah was a man
- July 12, 2016

With 41 cases of Zika reported on Long Island and mosquito season in full swing, lawmakers urged the U.S. Senate to pass funding to combat the virus before the congressional summer break. The Zika Virus is carried by the Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquito and neither are native to Utah. The White House and the Republican-controlled Congress have been sparring for months over Zika funding. (more...)
Cavendish wins in photo finish
- July 12, 2016

But Cavendish was boxed against the fence, and could not launch a clear run to the line, at the end of Le Tour's longest haul in 2016 - 147 miles to Limoges, bullseye in the middle of France. Whatever happens, Cavendish's Tour is already a success; but no one, especially Cavendish, expects him to settle for two stage wins, one day in the yellow and a couple in green. (more...)
What is the goal of Juno's mission to Jupiter? What is the goal of Juno's mission to Jupiter?
- July 12, 2016

Those tones may not rival the national anthem, but they will tell Juno mission managers whether the spacecraft has successfully performed a "suspenseful" maneuver that will allow it to be pulled into orbit around Jupiter. It will explore Jupiter's northern and southern lights by flying directly through the electrical current systems that generate them. Juno will also try to spot the sea of liquid metallic hydrogen which scientists have theorized is responsible for Jupiter's huge ... (more...)
Rio Olympics local committee has deficit of up to $151 mln Rio Olympics local committee has deficit of up to $151 mln
- July 12, 2016

Malaysia's top woman golfer Kelly Tan, and 25-year-old Michelle Koh clinched their tickets in the women's category after being placed 39th and 57th, respectively. They had a lot of difficulty attracting the top players, and just look at it now; it is a very significant Olympic sport and very well supported by the top players. (more...)
Cake mix now included in General Mills flour recall Cake mix now included in General Mills flour recall
- July 12, 2016

Betty Crocker Delights Super Moist Carrot Cake Mix, UPC 1600040987 with used-by dates between 4/12/2017 through 4/14/2017, 5/28/2017 through 5/30/2017 and 7/7/2017 through 7/8/2017. The recalled Betty Crocker cake mixes. Canadian consumers with questions about the Betty Crocker products including in the recall, or requesting replacement, should contact General Mills Canada at 1-800-526-4579. (more...)
More virus-positive mosquitoes trapped in Canyon County More virus-positive mosquitoes trapped in Canyon County
- July 12, 2016

People can get the virus by being bitten by an infected mosquito but someone cannot transmit the virus to another person. Reduce means to reduce the number of mosquitoes getting nearby by keeping doors and windows fitted with screens, or tightly closed; eliminate standing water where mosquitoes breed. (more...)
Outlander's Third Season: What We Know So Far
- July 12, 2016

The period drama has got a nod for Season 3 and Season 4 and so the future of this popular Starz series seems quite secure. MR: Once we get into production, we lose two writers out of the room to go and prep and cover shooting. While Caitriona Balfe fully embraces the version of her character who is 20 years in the future, something about this portrayal just feels off. Throughout the season, it has always been the Fergus scenes that have gotten me. (more...)
10 new travel-related Zika cases reported in Florida
- July 12, 2016

Researchers were able to produce the vaccine from a purified, inactivated Zika virus that recently circulated in Puerto Rico. Pregnant women are being advised not to travel to countries where Zika is spreading. The agency is now monitoring 265 pregnant women with laboratory evidence of Zika infection, not including those in US territories such as Puerto Rico. (more...)
Brisk walk boosts memory in breast cancer survivors Brisk walk boosts memory in breast cancer survivors
- July 12, 2016

Study researcher Siobhan Phillips, from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and colleagues wanted to examine the link between physical activity and memory issues among breast cancer survivors so they looked at the self-reported memory and exercise data gathered from more than 1,800 breast cancer survivors . (more...)
Contador pulls out of Tour de France after fever, crashes Contador pulls out of Tour de France after fever, crashes
- July 12, 2016

Stage 8 on Saturday is a much more challenging 184-kilometer (114-mile) leg from Pau to Bagneres-de-Luchon featuring four serious climbs, beginning with the Col du Tourmalet, which is so hard it's labeled "beyond classification". Yates completed two grand tours, the Vuelta in 2014 and the Tour past year, aiming for stage wins, a way of racing that is different from riding for "GC" (general classification). (more...)
Wimbledon: Murray outstrokes Berdych, sets up Raonic final
- July 12, 2016

Murray , with the gold trophy in his hands, briefly chatted with the heir to the British throne inside the Centre Court stadium. Murray stopped his losing run against Raonic at the O2 Arena but ended his season on a real low note in his next match by winning only a single game against Roger Federer . (more...)
On the OUTLANDER Finale, Claire's Life Took Another Dramatic Turn On the OUTLANDER Finale, Claire's Life Took Another Dramatic Turn
- July 12, 2016

That's all we can share for now, but get ready, Outlander fans, because this is the one episode that you absolutely cannot miss. According to Scotland Now , the story in the third novel in the series concentrates mainly on Jamie and Claire's travels on the ships. (more...)
Red Cross issues emergency call for blood Red Cross issues emergency call for blood
- July 12, 2016

Presently, the Red Cross has less than a five-day supply on hand, a level it strives to maintain at all times to meet the daily needs of patients and be prepared for emergencies that would require significant volumes of donated blood products. (more...)