Health


Fuel the Fight kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month
- October 04, 2016

Verona Police Chief Mitchell Stern fully supported the initiative and credited the members of Local 72 stating, "The members of Verona PBA Local 72 are constantly looking for new ways to help people and raise money for worthy causes". The Georgia Institute for Plastic Surgery is holding events all throughout October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The cards have been contributed by a number of different designers, and one in particular - Emily McDowell - drew her inspiration from her ... (more...)
Sisters found dead in villa on African island
- October 04, 2016

You're talking about pulmonary edema. Cerebral Edema is defined as the following. Excessive fluid causes pressure to build in your brain, which can displace brain tissue outside of the space it normally occupies (herniation). Everhart said his professional relationship with Robin Korkki at a Lincoln Park gym quickly blossomed into a friendship, which eventually also led to a friendship with Annie. (more...)
European Union unveils aid plan for Syria's Aleppo
- October 04, 2016

Citing a "humanitarian tragedy in Aleppo", the European Union called on all sides in the fighting "to urgently provide the necessary authoritisations for aid delivery and for medical evacuations to proceed". Throughout the Syrian Civil War the government has on several occasions made such deals to secure the recovery of important neighborhoods or districts within cities, at times even busing the rebels out of the area and into other rebel territory. (more...)
Thailand considering testing all pregnant women for Zika
- October 04, 2016

The condition caused babies to be born with an undersized head and brain. "Zika virus has been present in areas of Southeast Asia for many years, and several countries have reported occasional cases or small outbreaks". A Zika test costs about 2,000 baht 58 dollar but repeat tests are often needed, Sophon said. Unless someone's had symptoms of Zika virus disease within the first two weeks of returning from travel - the incubation period of the virus - the recommendation is not to test the ... (more...)
UFC Middleweight Josh Samman Found Unresponsive, Currently In A Coma UFC Middleweight Josh Samman Found Unresponsive, Currently In A Coma
- October 04, 2016

UFC officials told MMAWeekly.com, "We are aware of (Samman's) hospitalisation and have been in communication with his management". Samman also released a book titled "The Housekeeper: Love, Death and Prizefighting" where the middleweight competitor addressed a number of subjects including his struggle with drugs as well as the loss of his girlfriend, who died in a vehicle accident in 2013. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton demands answers after another engine failure at Malaysian GP
- October 04, 2016

Hamilton, who touched down in Tokyo on Monday evening ahead of this week's race in Japan, is now 23 points behind Nico Rosberg in the Formula One drivers' title standings with only five rounds remaining. "You forget I am world champion so I should be all right", he smiled. On the surface, it appeared like an attempt to limit the damage caused by his earlier remarks. (more...)
Japan's Ohsumi awarded Nobel Medicine Prize
- October 04, 2016

The word autophagy originates from two Greek words meaning "self-eating". But autophagy proved hard to study and remained a mysterious process until Ohsumi performed a series of experiments using baker's yeast - a common model for human cells - to uncover the genes involved in the early 1990s, according to a press release. (more...)
While Jayalalithaa Recovers, This 'Team Of 6' Is In Charge, Say Sources While Jayalalithaa Recovers, This 'Team Of 6' Is In Charge, Say Sources
- October 04, 2016

The bulletin said the CM has been improving and advised a few more days stay at the hospital. Her arch rival and DMK chief M Karunanidhi had demanded photos of her in hospital last week. Subsequently, Apollo Hospital said she was cured of fever and needed to be in the hospital for observation. Amid escalating speculation about her health, the party has filed four police cases against people who misreported her condition on social media. (more...)
Bell quickly returns to form as Steelers thrash Chiefs
- October 03, 2016

The total bet for Sunday Night Football is to take the UNDER of 48 in the game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Kansas City Chiefs . This didn't produce direct results early, but it helped loosened up the middle of the field for Antonio Brown and Darrius Heyward-Bey on deep balls for scores. (more...)
Mets lose 5-2 to Phillies, get set for wild-card game
- October 03, 2016

For only the second time in the franchise's history, the New York Mets are in the playoffs in back-to-back seasons. Though New York's vaunted pitching staff was dogged by injuries all season-Matt Harvey had season-ending surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome, Steven Matz has endured elbow and shoulder ailments and Jacob deGrom underwent season-ending elbow surgery-New York has a shot to defend its National League pennant. (more...)
Debate commission: Trump did have microphone problems
- October 03, 2016

He's going to win because she's a bad candidate who looks sick and exhausted. Sen. Bernie Sanders' (I-Vt.) supporters . "And you saw Hillary Clinton on the debate stage essentially accuse Donald Trump of being a racist". About half of the attendees raised their hands. McConnell bluntly swept aside questions about Trump. Did you notice that? Pressed by another reporter about why he would not speak about Trump, McConnell replied, "Because I choose not to". (more...)
CDC Lengthens Suggested Time Couples With Zika Risk Should Wait Before Pregnancy
- October 03, 2016

Although the strain in Southeast Asia is slightly different than the one in Latin America, many scientists think the Asian strain will likely be just as unsafe to developing fetuses. As Zika is endemic in Southeast Asia and locals have gained immunity to the viral infection, travelers are at high risk of developing the mosquito-borne disease. (more...)
CMPD won't release extra footage of Keith Scott shooting CMPD won't release extra footage of Keith Scott shooting
- October 03, 2016

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department issued a news release Friday evening saying the department has made arrangements with the family of Keith Lamont Scott to review all the video. In the chaos, Scott is briefly shown with his right arm by his side. In follow-up radio traffic, the officer says a suspect has been wounded and is lying on the ground. (more...)
The Mets are set to host the NL wild card game The Mets are set to host the NL wild card game
- October 03, 2016

San Francisco is one game ahead of St. Louis for the final berth. First baseman James Loney smacked a two-run homer on Saturday in Philly that helped NY reach this year's NL Wild Card Game. "It's great for our fans". While the team holds a 2017 contract option for Howard, the team most likely will decline the option and allow Howard to become a free agent. (more...)
Wells Fargo chief to lose $41m after fake account scandal
- October 03, 2016

Wells Fargo said on September 27 that Chief Executive John Stumpf would forfeit $41 million in unvested equity awards and surrender his salary during an investigation into the alleged opening of some 2 million accounts unauthorized by customers. (more...)
Wells Fargo chief forfeits vast bonus and salary
- October 03, 2016

The consumer banking giant, which is also the nation's biggest mortgage lender, has fired about 5,300 employees over the sales practices. Independent director Stephen Sanger said: "We are deeply concerned by these matters, and we are committed to ensuring that all aspects of the company's business are conducted with integrity, transparency and oversight". (more...)
Kate and William steer a ship as royal tour of Canada ends
- October 03, 2016

Tell us, HollywoodLifers - are you sad to see the Royals leave Canada? George was dressed in his trademark red shorts, blue jumper and shirt-the same cute outfit he wore for a children's party earlier this week at Government House. Later, the youngster got the chance to go into the cockpit and sit at the controls of the floatplane alongside pilot Shawn Stewart - but not until the plane had landed. (more...)
Forget focus groups, Donald Trump crowdsources strategy for 2nd debate
- October 03, 2016

Only 26% said that Trump won. The latest polls show Clinton and Trump are essentially tied in the Tar Heel State. The poll, which was conducted entirely after the debate , found that 61% of voters who watched the debate viewed Clinton as the victor. (more...)
Release of Indian soldier from Pakistan will take days, says minister Release of Indian soldier from Pakistan will take days, says minister
- October 03, 2016

The village of Mandhole is along the banks of the Poonch River, just across the Line of Control (LOC), the de facto border between Pakistan and India in the disputed Kashmir region, which both sides claim in its entirety. "The surgical strikes gave our forces an idea of what they were capable of doing". "The government has taken note of the media reports that say our soldier is in Pakistan captivity..." The move has spurred cinema owners in Pakistan to retaliate by refusing to show Indian ... (more...)
First Thai babies diagnosed with Zika-linked microcephaly
- October 03, 2016

Thai health authorities on Friday confirmed two cases of Zika-related microcephaly in babies. The World Health Organization this week said any confirmed cases in Thailand would be the first identified in Southeast Asia. Zika was first detected in Southeast Asia back in the 1960's and according to scientists the virus had been circulating throughout the region since then. (more...)