Medical


Theresa May launches inquiry into contaminated blood scandal Theresa May launches inquiry into contaminated blood scandal
- July 12, 2017

The health secretary said the UK-wide inquiry would look into the contamination that happened mostly in the 1970s and 80s before mass screening all blood donations was introduced in 1991. If anyone had evidence of criminality they should contact police "as soon as possible", Dunne added. People suffering from bleeding disorders often lack proteins in their blood that help their blood to clot, meaning even the smallest of injuries can lead to excessive bleeding. (more...)
What you Need to Know About SEC Football Media Days
- July 12, 2017

Peach Bowl President Garry Stokan and his team are calling this game the GOAT, greatest opener of all-time. Hell have to explain how the team can improve in a competitive conference, where it hasnt won a road game since 2014, and how this season can set up future success. (more...)
Suspect arrested over threat to stage attack at Ariana Grande concert Suspect arrested over threat to stage attack at Ariana Grande concert
- July 12, 2017

The threat comes on the heels of the May 22 bombing at a Grande performance in Manchester, England , that killed 22 people and injured dozens more. Performers join Ariana Grande at Old Trafford Cricket Ground in a concert to benefit the victims of the terror attack after her Manchester show last month. (more...)
Remarks by President Trump Before Bilateral Meeting with President Xi of China
- July 11, 2017

Chinese President Xi Jinping urged a peaceful resolution of tension over North Korean on Thursday, telling his South Korean counterpart that China is committed to denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula. anti-missile system China sees as a threat to its own security, despite Washington and Seoul saying it is purely to defend against North Korea . Xi told Trump that stronger China-U.S. (more...)
MP Evans Group PLC (MPE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FinnCap MP Evans Group PLC (MPE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FinnCap
- July 11, 2017

Barr E S & Co owns 446,954 shares or 1.62% of their United States portfolio. They expect $0.15 earnings per share, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year's $0.15 per share. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd raised Pets at Home Group PLC to a "buy" rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.59) price target on the stock in a research report on Thursday, May 25th. (more...)
Richie Porte Breaks Pelvis, Collarbone in Tour de France Crash
- July 11, 2017

I stayed conscious the whole time and I remember the whole thing. Dan Martin went down in the same crash - the last descent of a brutal day in the Alps - and the Irish rider had a dig about the inclusion of the treacherous section after recovering to finish the stage in ninth place. (more...)
Public Protector admits she's wrong - why did it take so long? Public Protector admits she's wrong - why did it take so long?
- July 11, 2017

Mkhwebane in her affidavit initially defended her remedial action by saying that she had the constitutional power to determine the appropriate remedial action measure and the manner in which her remedial action should be implemented. "Had no one challenged her risky remedial action regarding constitutional amendment, she would have basically coerced the whole country into a wrong direction". (more...)
United Blood Services calls for donors as blood supplies are 'dangerously low' United Blood Services calls for donors as blood supplies are 'dangerously low'
- July 11, 2017

The center also mentions that platelet donations, which only have a five day shelf-life, are in high demand. 61,000 fewer donations than were needed were reported, prompting a call to collect more blood. United Blood Services Central Coast is calling the Central Coast region to step up once again due to their signification donations in the past compared to the rest of the US. (more...)
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK) Coverage Initiated at Morgan Stanley Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK) Coverage Initiated at Morgan Stanley
- July 11, 2017

Elliott said it is extremely concerned that introducing a transaction with Berkshire at the current time will significantly undercut and potentially limit Elliott's ability to provide a portion of the financing necessary to achieve the higher and otherwise superior transaction Elliott has proposed. (more...)
Dominic Solanke completes Liverpool move after Chelsea deal ends Dominic Solanke completes Liverpool move after Chelsea deal ends
- July 11, 2017

He was named the Player of the Tournament after scoring 4 goals in 7 games. Liverpool beat a number of clubs to Solanke's signature with the player himself acknowledging the lure of Reds boss J├╝rgen Klopp in attracting him to pen a deal on L4. (more...)
Rep. Gallagher on North Korea Rep. Gallagher on North Korea
- July 11, 2017

The administration wants China to fully enforce worldwide sanctions meant to starve Pyongyang of revenue for its nuclear and missile programs. Mr Trump lately expressed impatience over China's role in North Korea , particularly after Pyongyang launched an intercontinental ballistic missile last week that some experts believe could reach Alaska and parts of the US West Coast. (more...)
First Mission: Impossible 6 Image Reunites the Team First Mission: Impossible 6 Image Reunites the Team
- July 11, 2017

Both Cruise and director Christopher McQuarrie tweeted the photo as the production wrapped filming in New Zealand. "Kia Ora (be well), New Zealand". The first Mission: Impossible film hit theaters more than a decade ago in 1996, and was a big-screen reboot of a long-running 1960s CBS spy series. (more...)
Schumer Calls for Regulation on 'Snortable Chocolate' Schumer Calls for Regulation on 'Snortable Chocolate'
- July 11, 2017

Legan Lean Co. markets Coco Loko as "raw cacao snuff" and presents it like a drug or a stimulant, promising feelings of well-being, mental focus and ecstasy. Because Legal Lean markets Coco Loko as a dietary supplement-a category not reviewed by the FDA for safety and effectiveness prior to going on the market-the powder has not been FDA approved or evaluated. (more...)
Lack of sleep can lead to Alzheimer's, says research Lack of sleep can lead to Alzheimer's, says research
- July 11, 2017

In both experiments, participants were asked to complete a sleep diary at home over a period between five days and two weeks, during which they also wore sensors to track their movements during sleep . Rao. We may need to add Alzheimer's Disease to that list. Poor sleep may be a sign that people who are otherwise healthy may be more at risk of developing Alzheimer's disease later in life than people who do not have sleep problems. (more...)
Motivated adults sleep better at night Motivated adults sleep better at night
- July 11, 2017

The findings are reported in the journal Sleep Science and Practice . More than a third of people in Britain sleep for fewer than six hours a night, according to the Sleep Council, with modern life blamed for problems nodding off. He's an associate professor of neurology at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. When the disease is left untreated, it can lead to an increased risk of high blood pressure, heart attack, strokes, obesity, diabetes, and heart failure. (more...)
3 die, 7 missing after boat turns turtle in Nagpur's Vena Dam 3 die, 7 missing after boat turns turtle in Nagpur's Vena Dam
- July 10, 2017

The local police and State Disaster Relief Force (SDRF), fire brigade and surrounding villagers were engaged in the rescue operations at the Vena Lake, a popular picnic spot 22 kms from Nagpur , officials said. A local diver helped rescue three. "They took the fishing boat which capsized", he said. "Of the 11 people on the boat, eight drowned". The incident happened when the boat was returning from Sabalpur Diara, where devotees had assembled on the occasion of Makar Sankranti to watch ... (more...)
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation demonstrates solidarity with Ukraine, stands for Minsk implementation - Stoltenberg North Atlantic Treaty Organisation demonstrates solidarity with Ukraine, stands for Minsk implementation - Stoltenberg
- July 10, 2017

The West imposed economic sanctions after Russian Federation annexed Crimea and fomented an armed conflict in eastern Ukraine in spring 2014, in the wake of pro-democracy protests that ousted pro-Moscow politicians from power in Kiev . (more...)
Abe, Trump hold talks, eye greater pressure on N. Korea
- July 10, 2017

Trump Jr. and Kushner's attorney confirmed to NBC News the meeting took place on June 9, 2016, in Trump Tower in New York City. Earlier, Trump also met one-on-one with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. "As far as North Korea is concerned, we will have, eventually, success". Priebus, be that as it may, said Trump "totally did not trust" Putin's disavowal. (more...)
Vatican outlaws gluten-free bread for Holy Communion Vatican outlaws gluten-free bread for Holy Communion
- July 10, 2017

The bread should be unleavened (made without yeast) and pure wheat, made by persons who are competent and have integrity. The wine must come exclusively from grapes and priests are invited to keep it for it not to be aigrisse not. 'It is altogether forbidden to use wine of doubtful authenticity or provenance, ' he added. Mustum is grape juice that is either fresh or preserved by methods that suspend its fermentation without altering its nature, for example, by freezing. (more...)
Gonorrhoea gets hard to treat Gonorrhoea gets hard to treat
- July 10, 2017

The World Health Organization has issued a warning that a new strain of gonorrhea is infecting patients worldwide. and its not now treatable. Each time a new batch of antibiotics is used to treat an infection, the bacteria will evolve to resist them. (more...)