Medicine


No. 1 Alabama, No. 15 LSU face their latest pivotal clash
- November 05, 2016

Orgeron has been under something of a shadow since he was sacked at Ole Miss after three years with a 10-25 record, but as the interim head coach at USC and now LSU - where he is 3-0 - Orgeron is 9-2. They're the two number one teams in the nation, I feel like. "In the old days you could go back and rip a serve and if you missed it was a sideout", A&M coach Laurie Corbelli said. (more...)
RCMP tips to make trick-or-treating fun, safe
- November 05, 2016

The possibility of children wandering off is ever present during trick-or-treating. Bring a flashlight! It is getting darker earlier each day and it can be hard for drivers to see children crossing the street. "Face painting is safer than a mask", he said. Keep costumes short to prevent children from tripping or falling. To further ensure safety, props should be made out of foam to avoid any real damage. (more...)
Breast Cancer Cases to Rise to 3.2 Million a Year by 2030 Breast Cancer Cases to Rise to 3.2 Million a Year by 2030
- November 04, 2016

According to the American Cancer Society, that would be an nearly 60 percent rise in deaths over just two decades. What is causing the increase? "The global community can not continue to ignore the problem - hundreds of thousands of women are dying unnecessarily every year", said Richard Sullivan of King's College London , who co-authored The Lancet report. (more...)
300 million children breathe heavily toxic air 300 million children breathe heavily toxic air
- November 03, 2016

Almost 600,000 children under the age of 5 die every year from diseases caused by air pollution. Around 600,000 children under the age of 5 die every year from air pollution - more than malaria and HIV AIDS combined, according to a report by UNICEF . (more...)
Office Depot beats 3Q profit forecasts on cuts, tax benefit Office Depot beats 3Q profit forecasts on cuts, tax benefit
- November 03, 2016

During such technical setups, fundamental investors usually stay away and are careful buying the stock. 1 analyst has rated the company as a strong "Hold". State Of Wisconsin Inv Board reported 40,000 shares or 0% of all its holdings. The company has market capitalization of $12.52B. Average recommendation stands as Hold with consensus analysis of 11 Analysts. (more...)
Male birth control trial ends after participants complain of inconvenient side effects Male birth control trial ends after participants complain of inconvenient side effects
- November 02, 2016

According to Buzzfeed , the Pill lowers the amount of testosterone in a woman's system, which may be responsible for the lack of sex drive experienced by as many as 15 percent of women on hormonal birth control. For women, acquiring safe and affordable birth control usually means spending time and money and making multiple trips to doctor and then a pharmacy. (more...)
Michelle Obama campaigns for her 'girl' Hillary Clinton, takes Trump to task
- October 29, 2016

So her campaign has brought in ringers to pack the stands, from Elizabeth Warren, whose draw in New Hampshire this week forced organizers to move the event outside, to President Obama, who set previous indoor-crowd size record for the campaign, at a event in nearby Charlotte. (more...)
Getty Realty Corp. (GTY) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.28 Getty Realty Corp. (GTY) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.28
- October 29, 2016

BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) have shown a low EPS growth of -15.60% in the last 5 years and has earnings growth of N\A yoy. Funds from operations, a measure of real estate trust earnings that excludes gains or losses from the sale of properties, rose to $16.2 million, or 47 cents per share, from $14.2 million, or 42 cents per share, during the same period previous year. (more...)
Peanut allergy cure could lie in a skin patch Peanut allergy cure could lie in a skin patch
- October 29, 2016

Early findings, published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology , suggest that it is safe and well-tolerated, and the method was well-adhered to by the participants. Peanut allergy is a growing health concern. On a global scale, Australia has a high prevalence of potentially fatal peanut allergies. Almost all of the study participants followed the EPIT regimen as directed. (more...)
Amber Tamblyn, David Cross expecting first child Amber Tamblyn, David Cross expecting first child
- October 29, 2016

A few weeks ago (in the wake of the newly-released hot mic video in which Donald Trump bragged about grabbing women "by the pussy"), Tamblyn posted a gut-wrenching Instagram post detailing the time she was assaulted by an abusive ex-boyfriend. (more...)
Breast Cancer: 4 Important Things You Need To Know
- October 29, 2016

Our spiritual self is perhaps the only part of us which will remain strong during a battle against cancer. He forgot that cancer randomly selects its victims, regardless if male or female, PEOPLE reports. Every woman should be aware of the precautions and screenings that they can go through in order to reduce their risk and to, possibly, save their life. (more...)
HIV in America: New York City Was First 'Hub' HIV in America: New York City Was First 'Hub'
- October 28, 2016

A Canadian flight attendant long known as " Patient Zero " and blamed from bringing HIV into the U.S. has been exonerated by new research published this week in the journal Nature that has found that the AIDS-causing virus had reached the States earlier than previously believed. (more...)
Here's what occurs if Californians legalize recreational pot Here's what occurs if Californians legalize recreational pot
- October 28, 2016

There are so many questions about California's November ballot measure that would legalize recreational marijuana that it's easy to overlook the most basic question of all: What would the initiative actually do? Some would go to fix damage done to the environment by illegal marijuana growers. (more...)
Paul Ryan does his best to avoid Donald Trump Paul Ryan does his best to avoid Donald Trump
- October 27, 2016

The Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2ewXEb5 ) reports Borges told GOP insiders in an email Sunday that he'll vote the Republican ticket, including Trump for president. The GOP resources, along with Republicans' efforts to distance themselves from Trump , could help limit losses in November. One Senate race that was expected to be the recipient of a funding windfall but that now won't see any of the super-PAC's largess is OH, where Republican incumbent Rob Portman has already managed to ... (more...)
Experts hope mosquito-borne bacteria can beat the Zika virus Experts hope mosquito-borne bacteria can beat the Zika virus
- October 27, 2016

Wolbachia works by stopping the virus from growing inside the mosquito and thus spreading. The $18m dollar project is funded by an worldwide team of donors, including the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation . When mosquitoes with Wolbachia are released into an area, they breed with local mosquitoes and pass the bacteria on to future generations - within a few months, the majority of mosquitoes carry Wolbachia and the effect is then self-sustaining. (more...)
Frost, then snow? Where did the hot weather go? Frost, then snow? Where did the hot weather go?
- October 27, 2016

Another wet system is forecast to bring more widespread rain Thursday and Thursday night . When the front hesitated, the Feather River Basin accumulated about 2.5 inches of rainfall overnight. Wednesday's forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of 72 and an overnight low of 45. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. (more...)
Chicago women killed in Milwaukee Uber traffic collision Chicago women killed in Milwaukee Uber traffic collision
- October 26, 2016

Sunday and struck the Uber auto. The 23-year-old motorist, who has not been named, fled the scene after causing a auto crash that killed three women from Chicago and injured their Uber driver in Milwaukee on Sunday, police said. Investigators said two men in the Lexus ran from the scene after impact. Of note, a report via CBS58 told of an autopsy conducted on Monday where it was determined that all three women were rear passengers, and were not wearing seat-belts. (more...)
Study suggests harmful drinking affects women too Study suggests harmful drinking affects women too
- October 26, 2016

While guys born between 1891 and 1910 were twice as likely as women to drink alcohol and three times as likely to abuse it or experience booze-related "harms", all three aspects had reached near-equal status by the time scientists got to individuals born between 1991 and 2000. (more...)
Merck drug gets FDA approval as a first-line lung cancer treatment Merck drug gets FDA approval as a first-line lung cancer treatment
- October 26, 2016

The Kenilworth, New Jersey-based company said it had profit of 78 cents per share. Gardasil, a vaccine against cancer-causing human papilloma virus, saw sales jump 38 percent to $860 million, boosted by a higher US price for a new version that protects against more strains of HPV, higher USA demand and purchases by government health programs. (more...)
Uber is delivering free flu shots to customers today Uber is delivering free flu shots to customers today
- October 26, 2016

This year, the whole thing is free of charge. According to Uber health care advisor Dr. John Brownstein, PhD, the flu affects 20 percent of the population. Legislation to bring ride-sharing services to Upstate New York did not pass this year, but the Uber app was available for use in Albany to provide a different on-demand service. (more...)
Gunmen attack police training center in southwest Pakistan
- October 25, 2016

Five or six gunmen attacked the training center, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations. Extra contingents of security forces have been deployed at the spot and a cordon has been established. Home Minister Mir Sarfaraz Ahmed Bugti told reporters the college normally houses around 700 cadets but "recently there was a batch which graduated so I can't say how many there are now". (more...)
Webcams used in last week DDoS attacks recalled
- October 25, 2016

Nevertheless, the threats against those the company accuses of issuing false statements are more about saving face. Now that we've seen how destructive turning the connected devices in our homes against the web can be, hopefully more firms take steps necessary to shore up security. (more...)
Mayda Rivera-Juarez 'poisoned coworkers' coffee with cleaning product for weeks' Mayda Rivera-Juarez 'poisoned coworkers' coffee with cleaning product for weeks'
- October 25, 2016

Former co-workers at the JAS Forwarding Worldwide on Ocean Court in Sterling filed a report with Loudoun County authorities October 13. Employees at Jas Forwarding Worldwide Inc, said 32-year-old Mayda E. Many of her co-workers say they got sick as a result of the incident, with symptoms including severe digestive problems and diarrhea, Loudoun County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Alex Kowalski told Washington radio station WTOP . (more...)
More than 20 protesters arrested Saturday near Dakota Access Pipeline More than 20 protesters arrested Saturday near Dakota Access Pipeline
- October 24, 2016

The sheriff's office says officers used pepper spray when some protesters attempted to breach a line that law enforcement officers had formed between demonstrators and construction equipment. Protests supporting the tribe have been going on for months and have drawn thousands of people to the area where Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners is trying to finish building the 1,200-mile pipeline. (more...)
This Baby Girl Was Born Twice This Baby Girl Was Born Twice
- October 24, 2016

One doctor warned Margaret Boemer that it would be in her best interests to terminate the pregnancy, because of the "extremely large size of our baby's tumor and the risks to my health", she said . "The part on the fetus we do very, very quickly", said the surgeon. "Essentially, the fetus is outside, like completely out, all the amniotic fluid falls out; it's actually fairly dramatic, Cass said". (more...)