Medical


Nifty hits 9900 mark, Sensex at new high post Infy results Nifty hits 9900 mark, Sensex at new high post Infy results
- July 15, 2017

Shanghai Composite fell 0.22 per cent in early trade. BSE Sensex shed 16 points to close the day at 32,020. The wider Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) breached the 9,900-mark for the first time to record an intra-day high level of 9,913.30 points. (more...)
Lalu Yadav Wants Nitish Kumar To Extend His Fix-It 'Deadline' Lalu Yadav Wants Nitish Kumar To Extend His Fix-It 'Deadline'
- July 15, 2017

If sources are to be believed, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar is adamant to remove Tejashwi Yadav while RJD is not ready to stoop before JD (U)'s demand. Nitish Kumar's party retaliated by asking the RJD to pipe down. To counter the JD (U)'s oft-repeated statement of "zero tolerance on corruption", RJD leaders are said to have also gathered old pictures and other evidence of Mr. (more...)
Global Rubber Mats Market Research Report 2017 Global Rubber Mats Market Research Report 2017
- July 15, 2017

This study demonstrates the market dynamics and trends globally across seven key regions of North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific excluding Japan, Japan, and Middle East & Africa, which influence the current nature and future status of the global smart cities market over the forecast period. (more...)
Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. Sells 1388 Shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)
- July 15, 2017

Addison Clark Management L.L.C. owns 98,000 shares or 3.45% of their U.S. portfolio. The institutional investor held 788,264 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $90.82M, down from 1.01M at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Army veteran wishes strangers to text him as his last wish Army veteran wishes strangers to text him as his last wish
- July 15, 2017

This wish comes after Lee told his wife, Ernestine Hernandez, one day to hold his phone just in case someone chose to call him. According to an interview with AZCentral, Lee's wife Ernestine says her husband is blind and he feels as though his declining cognitive abilities have deterred supporters and friends from placing a call. (more...)
3D-printed silicone heart beats like the real thing 3D-printed silicone heart beats like the real thing
- July 15, 2017

Around 26 million people worldwide suffer from heart failure, but there are not enough donor hearts to accommodate them. Unlike the real thing, though, it also includes a central chamber that can be inflated and deflated by an external pump-essentially acting as the muscle. (more...)
Shehbaz Sharif advises PM Nawaz Sharif to resign Shehbaz Sharif advises PM Nawaz Sharif to resign
- July 15, 2017

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was fighting for his political future on Tuesday after judicial investigators ruled his family had accumulated unusual wealth, with his allies denouncing the findings and vowing he would clear his name. (more...)
Stuntman Dies Following On-Set Accident Stuntman Dies Following On-Set Accident
- July 15, 2017

AMC temporarily shut down production on The Walking Dead while SAG-AFTRA, the union that represents stunt professionals, investigates the accident. TMZ reports that he died surrounded by his family and friends on Thursday July 14. Yesterday it was revealed that production on The Walking Dead Season 8 had been halted following an unfortunate on-set accident. (more...)
North Korean defectors down as border tightened
- July 14, 2017

China insisted yesterday that it was abiding by United Nations sanctions on North Korea despite a jump in its trade with the nuclear-armed nation that comes amid growing U.S. "Trade related to DPRK people's livelihood, especially those that reflect humanitarianism should not be influenced by the sanctions", Huang said. "We hope all relevant sides can make sure that they are clear that Security Council sanctions imposed on North Korea are not comprehensive economic sanctions", Shuang said. (more...)
Kentucky, Indiana doctors part of health care fraud scam Kentucky, Indiana doctors part of health care fraud scam
- July 14, 2017

These cases are being prosecuted by the United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Iowa. Also in Jefferson County, Janice Patterson, Tanesha Washington and Katerrell Kennedy are charged with unlawful distribution, conspiracy, fifteen counts health care fraud, two counts health care fraud conspiracy eight counts of money laundering and aggravation identity theft. (more...)
NGT: No construction within 100m of Ganga between Haridwar and Unnao NGT: No construction within 100m of Ganga between Haridwar and Unnao
- July 14, 2017

A bench headed by Justice Swatanter Kumar directed the authorities that no waste dumping should be allowed within 500 meters from the edge of the Ganga in Unnao and Haridwar. The green panel has divided the work of cleaning the river in different segments Gomukh to Haridwar (Phase-I), Haridwar to Unnao (termed as segment B of Phase-I), Unnao to border of Uttar Pradesh, border of Uttar Pradesh to border of Jharkhand and border of Jharkhand to Bay of Bengal. (more...)
Pvt. Hospitals in Kerala to Go on Strike from Monday Pvt. Hospitals in Kerala to Go on Strike from Monday
- July 14, 2017

The union said that Tufts needs to start putting its patients and staff first, claiming they are the lowest-paid nurses with the worst pensions in the city. "They were well aware of that", Hudson-Jinks said. Satyagraha protests would be staged at the district headquarters and from July 21, they would shift the focus to secretariat here, a release from the associations said. (more...)
IN sees 2 cases of new rare tick virus IN sees 2 cases of new rare tick virus
- July 14, 2017

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed that two southern IN residents have fallen ill over the past two years after contracting a newly discovered tick-borne virus, state health officials announced Tuesday. The person who contacted the virus later died. Since 2000, there have been 24 confirmed cases. If caught early, it can be treated easily with antibiotics. (more...)
Sasikala prison row: Karnataka CM orders high-level probe Sasikala prison row: Karnataka CM orders high-level probe
- July 14, 2017

DMK leader MK Stalin demanded on Thursday a thorough inquiry into allegations that AIADMK leader VK Saiskala paid Rs 2 crore to Karnataka's top prison officer and jail staff in exchange for special treatment in a Bengaluru jail, asking for strict action against her. (more...)
Novartis CAR-T cancer therapy wins expert support for FDA approval Novartis CAR-T cancer therapy wins expert support for FDA approval
- July 13, 2017

This particular treatment was first developed at the University of Pennsylvania and has been licensed by Novartis, which is seeking to make the milestone treatment known as CTL019 available on a limited basis at just few dozen medical centers nationwide. (more...)
Is coffee elixir for longer life? Is coffee elixir for longer life?
- July 13, 2017

In other words, those coffee drinkers were living longer. This nuance is significant when you consider that most coffee studies have primarily focused on Europeans and individuals of European descent. Researchers from the University of Southern California (USC) and the University of Hawaii Cancer Center analyzed data from the Multiethnic Cohort Study and found people who consumed one cup of coffee a day were 12 percent less likely to die compared to those who didn't drink ... (more...)
Testing to continue after mosquitoes found with West Nile virus Testing to continue after mosquitoes found with West Nile virus
- July 13, 2017

The affected individual developed the West Nile fever and was not hospitalized for the infection. The state has announced that mosquitoes trapped in West Haven last month have tested positive for West Nile Virus. Since mosquitoes lay their eggs in standing water, health agencies say people should drain or dry off water in old tires, rainwater barrels, children's toys, flowerpots and wading pools, clean eavestroughs regularly and replace water in outdoor pet dishes and bird baths at least ... (more...)
Saudi Regime Likely behind Outbreak of Cholera in Yemen Saudi Regime Likely behind Outbreak of Cholera in Yemen
- July 13, 2017

ICRC regional director Robert Mardini said about 7,000 new cholera cases were being recorded daily in the capital Sanaa and three other areas. The World Health Organization ( WHO ) said 41% of the new cases are children. The war has left less than half of the country's medical facilities functional, with aid groups diverting funding from fighting malnutrition to battle the disease - raising the risk of starvation. (more...)
North Carolina couple welcome twins after losing toddler, newborn in vehicle crash North Carolina couple welcome twins after losing toddler, newborn in vehicle crash
- July 13, 2017

The Eddingses named their little bundles of joy Isaiah Dobbs and Amos Reed, according to the outlet. The Eddings told those gathered at the memorial service for their children that they had forgiven Deans and urged others to forgive as well. (more...)
House Of Representatives Faltering On Russian Sanctions Despite Bipartisan Support House Of Representatives Faltering On Russian Sanctions Despite Bipartisan Support
- July 13, 2017

The surprising roadblock emerged in recent days as Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the Group of 20 summit in Germany and floated the possibility of joining forces with Russia on a cybersecurity initiative, to objections from both parties. (more...)