Medicine


Health Officials Investigating After Restaurant's Apple Juice Burns Kids
- March 07, 2017

As for March 5, Richie and Ginaya were described by a hospital spokesman as being in "critical but stable condition". A 6-year-old boy was experiencing stomach discomfort, East Lampeter Township police said . His father, Richard Zaragoza Sr, said: 'He's been through a lot'. No other patrons reported reactions or discomfort, police said. The juice, he said, came from a local supermarket. (more...)
GIRAFFE WATCH: Further belly development and drop GIRAFFE WATCH: Further belly development and drop
- March 07, 2017

She is slated to give birth any day. They said some believe it is an omen of the impending birth. Giraffe calves are usually about six feet tall and 150 pounds. Animal Adventure Park apologized, but asked followers to slow down on emails since keepers had to purge the inbox. She is a big girl and getting bigger. (more...)
Guardiola wants more City progress against Sunderland Guardiola wants more City progress against Sunderland
- March 06, 2017

I've said they should remain positive after and they are. "Look, we know it's a tough game but we know that we can go and give it a real go". As for David Moyes' side, they have been struggling all season and have won just once in their last 11 games in all competitions and now languish in the relegation zone. (more...)
Police say gravestones damaged at Jewish cemetery in Brooklyn were not vandalized Police say gravestones damaged at Jewish cemetery in Brooklyn were not vandalized
- March 06, 2017

The Washington Cemetery at 5400 Bay Parkway was closed on Saturday, but passersby could see at least five headstones overturned, police said. The damage was reported Saturday night, and comes on the heels of reports of widespread damage at other Jewish cemeteries. (more...)
Japan's core inflation rises for 1st time since December 2015
- March 05, 2017

Overall inflation in the Tokyo region - considered a leading indicator for the nationwide trend - was down 0.3% on year in February. It compared with a median market forecast for a flat growth and followed a 0.2 percent drop in December. Many analysts expect core consumer prices to head toward 1 percent later this year. The average of monthly income per household stood at 441,064 yen, up 1.0% on year. (more...)
Confident that Sena-BJP will join hands in Mumbai: Minister Confident that Sena-BJP will join hands in Mumbai: Minister
- March 05, 2017

Fadnavis, however, made it clear that the BJP corporators would keep up the pressure on the Shiv Sena's civic administration to deliver. This is notwithstanding the fact that the Congress, which has strength of 31 members in the 227-member BMC, has put up Vittal Govind Lokhare and Vinni D'souza as its candidates for the posts of Mayor and deputy Mayor respectively. (more...)
'smart' condoms that provide performance stats 'smart' condoms that provide performance stats
- March 05, 2017

According to the official description given by British Condoms , this ring is created to be placed on a condom, and it can be used many times. Also, it detects chlamydia and syphilis to notify the chances of infections. Contrary to the name, the company's product is really more of a cock ring, nestling at the base of the condom where it can safely measure any number of wholly unnecessary stats. (more...)
Essentia Health issues visitor restrictions - Community reminded how to prevent flu
- March 03, 2017

At the same time, flu activity is now widespread in 44 states after hitting a high of widespread activity in 46 states the prior week. Researchers found the high-dose flu vaccines may be more effective at preventing post-influenza deaths than the standard dose in seniors. (more...)
US jobless claims fall to 44-year-low as labour market tightens US jobless claims fall to 44-year-low as labour market tightens
- March 03, 2017

This last week, 223,000 initial jobless claims were made, just slightly higher than the 222,000 claims made in March 1973, according to the Department of Labor . The Atlanta Fed is forecasting first-quarter gross domestic product rising at a 1.8 percent annualized rate. Thursday's claims report also showed the number of people still receiving benefits after an initial week of aid increased 3,000 to 2.07 million in the week ended February 18. (more...)
Heartbreaking Photos of Vets Being Neglected at VA Spark Outrage Heartbreaking Photos of Vets Being Neglected at VA Spark Outrage
- March 03, 2017

Jesse Lee, a Vietnam veteran, was the man in the wheelchair. Rep. Robert Pittenger (R., N.C.) suggested this type of activity from the VA was not surprising. Jessie Lee was one of those veterans in the photos. "All of the allegations will be investigated", she said. He ended up lying on the floor before being told to get up. (more...)
Several patients trapped after roof collapse at South African hospital
- March 03, 2017

Five people were injured and it was not clear how many people were still trapped under the rubble. Footage on social media showed rescue workers digging at the rubble with their bare hands. Jack Bloom , health spokesperson for the Democratic Alliance in the local Gauteng province, said he had warned the hospital was "structurally unsound". (more...)
Colorectal cancer cases growing among Millennials, Gen Xers
- March 02, 2017

Previous research has found snacking on chocolate, biscuits and cakes could increase the risk of the disease - as could drinking fizzy drinks. "It's an interesting study because the rise in the youth comes with a fall in other ages", said Berlin, who was not involved in the study. (more...)
A Surprise To No One: Public Pools Really Are Filled With Pee A Surprise To No One: Public Pools Really Are Filled With Pee
- March 02, 2017

The concentration of ACE in the pools and hot tubs ranged from 30 to 7,110 nanograms per liter of water - up to 570 times more than the levels found in the tap water samples. In another case, an estimated 26 litres of urine - sufficient to fill a medium-sized trash bin - had been discharged into a 416,000 litre pool. Recent studies have shown that nitrogenous compounds (e.g., urea) in urine and sweat react with chlorine to form disinfection byproducts (DBPs), including trichloramine, that ... (more...)
United Nations seeks new drugs against 12 supergerms
- February 28, 2017

According to the global health body, the list is divided into three categories according to the urgency of need for new antibiotics: critical, high and medium priority . Though Enne did not help with the final list, she agrees that these 12 types of bacteria are the ones in need of most attention, adding that the top three types on the list now require use of a less than ideal drug, known as Colistin, to treat them. (more...)
Brandon Jennings To Sign With The Hornets?
- February 28, 2017

The Knicks are familiar with Randle after he began the 2016-17 season with New York's D-League affiliate, the Westchester Knicks, and the 23-year-old adds some young blood to the roster. Just four days after being waived by the Philadelphia 76ers, Rock Island native Chasson Randle has landed a new home in the National Basketball Association. (more...)
De Blasio Faces Federal Prosecutors Over Fundraising Scandals
- February 27, 2017

The long-anticipated sit-down with prosecutors from Manhattan US Attorney Preet Bharara's office will take place at the Midtown offices of the mayor's lawyer, Barry H. The investigation is centered around de Blasio and his aides being accused of trading favors "in exchange for donations to his 2013 campaign or to his shuttered nonprofit". (more...)
ADPH: Several UA students diagnosed with mumps
- February 27, 2017

Some other symptoms of mumps include fever, headache, muscle pain, tiredness and loss of appetite. Four cases of mumps have been identified in Chapman University Law students who attended the Back to School Event held at Rudy's in Newport Beach, on Friday night, January 27, 2017. (more...)
The Recent Research Analysts' Ratings Updates for Coca-Cola (KO)
- February 26, 2017

Lenox Wealth Management Inc. increased its stake in Coca-Cola Company (The) by 38.0% in the second quarter. Barnett & Company Inc. now owns 2,837 shares of the company's stock valued at $120,000 after buying an additional 616 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Officers search woods off I-95 in connection to Peabody murders Officers search woods off I-95 in connection to Peabody murders
- February 25, 2017

The State Police's Fugitive Apprehension Section continues to search for Doughty, 39, and for the 2006 Honda Accord that he stole, a gray four-door sedan with the MA license plate 7KLY80. They were found Saturday. Forty-five-year-old Michael Hebb, of Peabody, was arraigned on Tuesday after being taken into custody without incident. "(We thank) the many law enforcement officers - including the Peabody Police, Essex State Police Detective Unit, the Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive ... (more...)
How much fruit and veggies you should eat to fight off disease
- February 25, 2017

Eating 2.5 portions (200 grams) of produce on a daily basis was associated with reductions in: heart disease (by 16 percent); stroke (18 percent); cardiovascular disease (13 percent); cancer risk (4 percent); and premature death (15 percent). (more...)
Income tax cut proposal struggles to find votes Income tax cut proposal struggles to find votes
- February 24, 2017

Congress, but did not specifically endorse it. If the BAT is included in the USA tax reform bill that is ultimately enacted, it is a near certainty that it would be challenged before the WTO, which could very likely result in retaliatory tariffs and, possibly, a full trade war among many WTO members and the U.S. (more...)
Police save driver from burning vehicle
- February 23, 2017

With sirens blaring, smoke filling the area, and flames rapidly spreading, the officer uses his ASP baton to break the window and unlock the door. "He wasn't able to take his seat belt off", Hines told the news station. They then determined that no one else was inside the auto. Most likely in shock, the man was unable to escape the vehicle on his own, forcing of the police officers to reach in and unbuckle him before he could be pulled to safety. (more...)
Owning A Cat Does Not Lead To Mental Illness, Study Finds
- February 23, 2017

The UCL study looked at almost 5,000 people born in 1991 or 1992, whose families were followed up until they reached the age of 18. A study in 2016 from the University of Chicago highlighted a possible connection between angry outbursts in people and the Toxoplasma Gondii parasite that is commonly found in cats. (more...)
If he had his way, Iceland's President would ban pineapple pizza
- February 22, 2017

Understandably, Twitter and half the world's online media went into overdrive. Admitting to liking pineapple so long as it's not on pizza, Jóhannesson writes that he is happy that he doesn't actually "have the power to make laws which forbid people to put pineapples on their pizza". (more...)
Pandemonium in Tamil Nadu assembly as CM seeks confidence vote Pandemonium in Tamil Nadu assembly as CM seeks confidence vote
- February 21, 2017

According to the numbers presented by the two factions of AIADMK to Governor C Vidyasagar Rao, Palaniswami is beyond the magic figure of 117 in the 233 member House. Her closest aide of more than 30 years, Ms Sasikala, 61, stepped in and took control of the party, but was challenged by caretaker chief minister O.P. (more...)