Medicine

AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Holdings Lifted by Northside Capital Management LLC

The stock increased 1.22% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $7.49. Wolverine World Wide, Inc. Shares of AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) opened at $101.11 on Friday. Wolverine World Wide, Inc. designs, makes, sources, markets, licenses, and distributes footwear, apparel, and accessories. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in Q3 2017. [Full Article...]

E. coli outbreak reaches MI; romaine lettuce suspected

E. coli outbreak reaches MI; romaine lettuce suspected Seventeen illnesses have been reported, including one case in MI. You should also check pre-packaged salad blends and mixes, and avoid any that contain romaine. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is investigating an outbreak of E. coli in 13 states, including MI, officials announced. [Full Article...]

IN flu deaths reach 25 during final week of 2017 — Health agency

Susan Turner said in a Friday news release. Of the deaths, two were between the ages of newborn and 4, and another was between the ages of 5 and 17. Genesis is also asking those who come to the hospital for outpatient testing or procedures to keep the number of people accompanying them to a minimum and to be aware if they are showing signs of the flu, they may be asked to wear a mask. [Full Article...]

Romaine lettuce may be source of E. coli outbreak

Romaine lettuce may be source of E. coli outbreak The thirteen states affected by E. Coli are California, New York, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Vermont and Washington State. coli is something that needs to be taken very seriously. There's been no recall of romaine lettuce issued in the US, where 17 people , including one in western in IL, have been confirmed infected; one per... [Full Article...]

Dale Steyn injures heel on return from shoulder problems

Dale Steyn injures heel on return from shoulder problems Steyn is making a comeback to global cricket after a lengthy spell on the sidelines due to a shoulder injury. The road to recovery from that setback was a long one for Steyn, and many felt that he had reached the end of the road in global cricket. [Full Article...]

Canadian Blood Services sound the alarm for new donation campaign

Canadian Blood Services sound the alarm for new donation campaign Unlike whole blood, which has a shelf life of 42 days, platelets must be transfused within five days of donation. If you are at least 17 years old (16 years old with parental consent), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in good general health, you should be eligible to donate blood. [Full Article...]

Alcohol 'can damage DNA and elevate risk of cancer'

Alcohol 'can damage DNA and elevate risk of cancer' If the body receives alcohol, it has to process it and, whenever this happens, it results a byproduct. The process can lead to genetic mutations which can cause cancer . Not having the two defense mechanisms increases one's risks of developing cancer and damaging their DNA through alcohol consumption. One of them fights against this toxic compound, while the second one fixes the damage done on ... [Full Article...]

IPL 2018: Delhi Daredevils appoint Ricky Ponting as head coach

IPL 2018: Delhi Daredevils appoint Ricky Ponting as head coach He was along these lines named as the captain yet picked to leave mid-route into the competition as he could just indent up an unimportant 52 runs from six matches.Rohit Sharma assumed control as the captain of the side and steered the establishment to a title win. [Full Article...]

#BBOG: One missing Chibok girl rescued in Borno

#BBOG: One missing Chibok girl rescued in Borno Nwachukwu said the girl was rescued in Pulka, an area bordering the Sambisa forest, the last fortress of the Boko Haram militants who had carried out the mass kidnapping. Another Chibok girl, Salomi Pugu, abducted from government Chibok secondary in 2014, while preparing to sit for the senior secondary school examination has been recaptured. [Full Article...]

CDC To Teach The Public How To Prepare For A Nuclear Explosion

CDC To Teach The Public How To Prepare For A Nuclear Explosion Despite fear surrounding such an event, the CDC said "planning and preparation can lessen deaths and illness". "While a nuclear detonation is unlikely, it would have devastating results and there would be a limited time to take critical protection steps", the agency said. [Full Article...]

AAP volunteers seek reason behind Rajya Sabha picks

AAP volunteers seek reason behind Rajya Sabha picks Suspended AAP leader Kapil Mishra posted a sarcastic tweet on the party's Rajya Sabha nominee Sushil Gupta, describing him as "Kejriwal-certified" and "a great social worker". Arvind once told me smilingly, "sir you will be killed but we won't let you become a martyr". "I got the sentence of telling the truth". Meanwhile Vishwas received support from the rebel BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha, who said t... [Full Article...]

Florida capital sees first snowfall in nearly three decades

Florida capital sees first snowfall in nearly three decades Storm Team Meteorologist Leigh Spann said there is a chance parts of Florida could see some snowflakes "but nothing really sticking". The storm has already led to the closure of roads in northern Florida and southeastern Georgia, where governor Nathan Deal declared a state of emergency in the coastal area. [Full Article...]

Michigan State Co-DC Harlon Barnett leaving for Florida State

Michigan State Co-DC Harlon Barnett leaving for Florida State Barnett fills a big void on Taggart's staff. Barnett, who became co-defensive coordinator along with Mike Tressel at the end of the 2014 season when Pat Narduzzi landed the head coaching job at Pittsburgh , has also been Michigan State's associate head coach the past year. [Full Article...]

Tamil Nadu: Strike called by transport workers' union hits bus services

Tamil Nadu: Strike called by transport workers' union hits bus services Union leaders and the government are at loggerheads over wage revisions, minimum pay and pending arrears amounting to Rs 7,000 crore, reported news agency PTI . The transport workers have asked for their salaries to be on par with those of the drivers in other government corporations. A collector, according to The Times Of India , claimed the bus services were affected least in Salem district ... [Full Article...]

EPS Estimates Revision Screen: Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS)

It has outperformed by 11.39% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:BGCP). Creative Planning reported 25,923 shares stake. The Parkside Financial Bank & Trust holds 24,072 shares with $385,000 value, up from 2,007 last quarter. They were forecasting US$0.68 per share three months ago. LVS's profit would be $592.86 million giving it 22.72 P/E if the $0.75 EPS is correct. Whether or not Las Vegas Sands Corp . [Full Article...]

'Affordable' blindness treatment will set you back only $850K

'Affordable' blindness treatment will set you back only $850K It says it may give insurers a rebate if patients' vision gets worse within two and a half years, and it is working with Medicare and Medicaid so that the USA government can pay in installments. Drug-makers have historically offered little explanation for the prices they charge. The first year of Biogen's Spinraza costs $750,000-the med is $375,000 for subsequent years-while BioMarin's Brineura, a... [Full Article...]

New Device Can Help Quiet Tinnitus, That Ringing in Your Ears

New Device Can Help Quiet Tinnitus, That Ringing in Your Ears These neurons, called fusiform cells, are meant to fire when the brain receives input from the outside world, which is one of the first links in an nearly simultaneous chain of events that leads to us correctly "hearing" the sound something makes. [Full Article...]

Avoid romaine lettuce during E. coli outbreak

One person has died in the United States and one in Canada, Consumer Reports said. The Public Health Agency of Canada has reported on 41 illnesses. Preliminary results show that the type of E. coli making people sick in both countries is closely related genetically, meaning the ill people are more likely to share a common source of infection. [Full Article...]

Medical marijuana dispensary approved for Lehigh Valley

Medical marijuana dispensary approved for Lehigh Valley Wolf said the Pennsylvania Department of Health has approved Keystone Canna Remedies in Bethlehem, Northampton County, to distribute marijuana as soon at it is available from growers. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf, meanwhile, pledged to continue to protect the program he signed into law in 2016, no matter what may happen at the federal level. [Full Article...]

Artificial Sugar Trehalose Linked to Clostridium difficile Epidemics

Artificial Sugar Trehalose Linked to Clostridium difficile Epidemics Within just a few years, the C. difficile epidemic exploded. 'In 078s they have acquired a high affinity transporter for trehalose, which allows for growth on much lower concentrations of trehalose'. 'We don't know why metabolising trehalose causes C. difficile to be more virulent. Experimental infection would be hard in people, so the researchers instead collected fluid from the small intesti... [Full Article...]


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