Medicine


KUMACA Swine Flu Have Been Controlled----Health Director KUMACA Swine Flu Have Been Controlled----Health Director
- December 14, 2017

Despite that report - published last week in the New England Journal of Medicine - Saul and other experts said it's still unclear how effective this year's flu vaccine is, and in most cases getting the vaccine is better than not getting protected against the infectious respiratory illness - even when the vaccine isn't an ideal match for circulating viruses. (more...)
Aadhaar case: SC's five-judge Constitution bench to hear matter tomorrow Aadhaar case: SC's five-judge Constitution bench to hear matter tomorrow
- December 14, 2017

The bench will hear the petitions at 2 pm on Thursday, reported news agency PTI . Soon after the Centre's submission before the apex court on December 7, the Union finance ministry had relaxed the deadline for linking Aadhaar with PAN numbers till March 31, 2018. (more...)
Netflix parts company with Yeatman Netflix parts company with Yeatman
- December 14, 2017

While coaching a kids soccer game, an unnamed woman asked Yeatman why Netflix was continuing to employ Masterson (at the time) in spite of the four rape allegations, and Yeatman reportedly told her "W$3 e don't believe them", without knowing she was one of his accusers. (more...)
Egyptian Singer Gets 2 Years in Jail for Banana Video Egyptian Singer Gets 2 Years in Jail for Banana Video
- December 14, 2017

However, she appealed the ruling against her and the director is reported to have fled and is being tried in absentia, according to Youm 7 . Shyma - real name Shaimaa Ahmed - came under fire in Egypt after the music video for her song " I Have Issues " was released last month, prompting outrage in the traditionally conservative country. (more...)
Toshiba settles fight with Western Digital, moves away from financial brink Toshiba settles fight with Western Digital, moves away from financial brink
- December 14, 2017

Western Digital will be able to invest alongside Toshiba in two new chip plants in Japan and receive a guaranteed supply of memory chips, they said. Milligan said the Western Digital-Toshiba joint venture is necessary for his company to manufacture NAND flash , a key asset as flash becomes a large part of enterprise and consumer storage. (more...)
Pima County flu cases 7x what they were this time past year Pima County flu cases 7x what they were this time past year
- December 13, 2017

Mountain States Health Alliance (MSHA), which includes Smyth County Community Hospital, also noted that flu cases are increasing in the region. Does a flu shot actually give you the flu? This flu season is beginning earlier than the previous couple of years, which had unusually late starts. (more...)
CT among healthiest states in nation CT among healthiest states in nation
- December 13, 2017

In the past five years, MA saw a 69 percent increase in drug deaths, or an addition of 8-plus deaths per 100,000 people. Even Healthy States Are Experiencing Increases in Mortality Increases in key mortality indicators are being felt even in the nation's healthiest states. (more...)
Carson Wentz To Lane Johnson: 'You Took My Touchdowns Away' Carson Wentz To Lane Johnson: 'You Took My Touchdowns Away'
- December 13, 2017

The former North Dakota State star, the No. 2 overall pick in last year's National Football League draft, finishes his second pro season with 3,296 yards passing and a Philadelphia single-season record 33 touchdowns against only seven interceptions. (more...)
NFL Network suspends analysts over sexual misconduct suit NFL Network suspends analysts over sexual misconduct suit
- December 13, 2017

The three analysts suspended are Marshall Faulk , Heath Evans and Ike Taylor. Also named are former players and on-air personalities Eric Davis , Donavan McNabb , Warren Sapp , who gave Cantor a sex toy for Christmas three years in a row, according to the suit. (more...)
Basketball: LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball reportedly sign with Lithuanian club Prienu Vytautas Basketball: LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball reportedly sign with Lithuanian club Prienu Vytautas
- December 12, 2017

After the stunning news that LaVar Ball had pulled LiAngelo Ball out of UCLA, it's been widely reported he'd be looking to have both LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball playing overseas . The Ball brothers were supposed to become a dynasty of sorts at U.C.L.A., with Lonzo, the eldest, giving way to LiAngelo who would give way to LaMelo. (more...)
Breakthrough drug found to treat Huntington's disease Breakthrough drug found to treat Huntington's disease
- December 12, 2017

Roche , a Switzerland-based pharmaceutical company, has already paid Ionnis $45 million in licensing fees to conduct further studies on the drug. "The next big step is a longer trial to see if it can slow the progression of Huntington's disease, can it delay the worsening of symptoms". (more...)
Abbas snubs US Vice President Pence over Jerusalem move Abbas snubs US Vice President Pence over Jerusalem move
- December 11, 2017

Soldiers from the Givati brigade in Hebron had been deployed in the area near Hebron's market to deal with any disturbances following President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Scores more were wounded there and in the West Bank. Hours before he left Israel, thousands marched in Tel Aviv to protest against his government for the second successive week. (more...)
Senator Al Franken the latest in sexual assault allegations Senator Al Franken the latest in sexual assault allegations
- December 10, 2017

Many celebrities threw their support behind Franken ahead of his official announcement, and actor and fellow comedian Tom Arnold took aim at broadcaster Leeann Tweeden for becoming part of a "smear campaign" created by the politician's Republican Party rivals. (more...)
Stokes, Hales named in England ODI squad Stokes, Hales named in England ODI squad
- December 08, 2017

That means Stokes is included, even though the all-rounder is now the subject of an European Central Bank suspension as he waits to hear whether he will be charged for his involvement in a disorder that took place in Bristol in September. Ben Stokes scored 34 from 41 balls but failed to take a wicket as his second game for Canterbury ended in a seven wicket defeat against Auckland. 'But whenever he comes back, there's going to be a bit of a circus for sure. (more...)
Eating cheese every day may help to protect heart health Eating cheese every day may help to protect heart health
- December 08, 2017

Researchers for this paper analyzed 15 studies from the US and Europe, which tracked the diets and health outcomes of more than 200,000 people. Those who ate more cheese had a 10% lower risk of having a stroke and were 14% less likely to developing coronary heart disease. (more...)
Strong quake tremors felt in Delhi Strong quake tremors felt in Delhi
- December 07, 2017

Some reports said that the natural disaster tremors were also felt in Uttarakhand. According to the Centre for Seismology, an quake of 5.5 magnitude was reported in Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand. A Strong natural disaster tremors were felt in Delhi on Wednesday night. However, reports are coming that the impact of the quake was not so remarkable even many have not felt it. (more...)
United Nations official did not carry U.S. gov't message to NK: State Department United Nations official did not carry U.S. gov't message to NK: State Department
- December 06, 2017

Dujarric added that Feltman's visit comes in response to an invitation that has been pending for some time, and which aims to maintain a dialogue between Pyongyang and the UN. In recent years, Pyongyang has accelerated its drive to bring together nuclear and missile technology capable of threatening the USA, which it accuses of hostility. (more...)
Flu Is Spreading Fast This Season Flu Is Spreading Fast This Season
- December 05, 2017

There were zero states with high flu levels this time previous year. The paper also noted that the flu vaccine "mismatch" seen in Australia this year could be related to the way most flu vaccines are now made: using chicken eggs to "grow" the flu virus strains . (more...)
Shares of Dialog Plummet After Warning That Apple Might Make Chips Shares of Dialog Plummet After Warning That Apple Might Make Chips
- December 05, 2017

Apple accounted for74% of Dialog's sales in 2016, according to the company's annual report. Dialog Semiconductor slumped to the bottom of the Stoxx 600 on Monday morning after admitting that its biggest customer Apple could be about to design its own chips. (more...)
Yemen fighting will lead to 'more tragedy' Yemen fighting will lead to 'more tragedy'
- December 05, 2017

In a televised speech Monday, Houthi leader Abdel Malek al Houthi declared victory against Saleh. Warfare between the former allies has torn densely populated Sanaa for days as Houthi fighters seized control of much of the capital and on Monday blew up Mr Saleh's house while coalition jets bombed their own positions. (more...)
Missing Florida teen found in NY; soccer coach arrested Missing Florida teen found in NY; soccer coach arrested
- December 03, 2017

Friday in Syracuse. . He was arrested a gunpoint in a Salina strip-mall parking lot and is facing extradition. Late Friday night, New York State Police said he had been charged as a fugitive of justice and was arraigned in the town of Salina and remanded to Onondaga County. (more...)
Georgia vs. Auburn live stream Georgia vs. Auburn live stream
- December 03, 2017

In the first meeting weeks ago, the Tigers dominated Georgia. Jake Fromm should have an improved performance from the first time around, but that's not going to change the fact that Auburn's front four is one of the nastiest in the country. (more...)
Missing 3-Year-Old Is Believed to Be Dead, Police Say Missing 3-Year-Old Is Believed to Be Dead, Police Say
- December 03, 2017

Kimrey allegedly "failed to notify a law enforcement authority of the death of Mariah Woods, and secretly disposed of the dead child's body", according to the warrant. Monday, when an Amber Alert was issued. The FBI said Thursday that it is testing "items of interest" at its lab in Quantico, Virginia. Authorities say the man charged in the disappearance of a young North Carolina girl is the boyfriend of the child's mother. (more...)
Commonwealth Equity Services Inc Raises Position in Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)
- December 03, 2017

Lowes Cos now has $70.00 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.91% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $34.99. The stock had a trading volume of 18,223,492 shares, compared to its average volume of 13,418,932. Hourly moving averages for MPC indicate a Buy, while hourly technical indicators suggest a Strong Buy. The stock of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) earned "Top Pick" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, April 29. (more...)
White House Plays Down Importance Of Flynn Guilty Plea White House Plays Down Importance Of Flynn Guilty Plea
- December 02, 2017

Flynn was taken into custody Friday morning. This is a developing story - check back for updates. "My guilty plea and agreement to co-operate with the Special Counsel's Office reflect a decision I made in the best interests of my family and of our country". (more...)