Health


Learn how to keep kids safe from lead poisoning Learn how to keep kids safe from lead poisoning
- October 26, 2016

State Public Health Director Nirav Shah says addressing the problem will require a multifaceted approach. "You really have to make sure that the kid does not come in contact with lead and that's very hard for most families and it really depends health depts., landlords and really demands the action of the lead agency that profited off of making all this money from lead paint because they knew from the 1920's on that it was poisoning children". (more...)
Brock Osweiler struggled on his return to Denver Brock Osweiler struggled on his return to Denver
- October 26, 2016

STREAK BREAKER: Denver's dazzling defense is a real dawdler, having allowed scores on five of six opening drives coming into the game. "It was huge", safety T.J. "It was pretty surprising", Houston linebacker Brian Cushing said. He came into Monday night's game against his former team as the NFL's 29th-rated passer, according to Football Outsiders ' metrics, ahead of only Ryan Tannehill and Ryan Fitzpatrick. (more...)
Merck quarterly revenue beats, raises full-year forecast Merck quarterly revenue beats, raises full-year forecast
- October 26, 2016

For instance, Bernstein analysts have bumped up their Keytruda outlook for next year by $1 billion and they now expect Keytruda sales of $7.8 billion in 2025, up from $5.35 billion previously. Sales for its Gardasil vaccine rose 38 percent to $860 million, well above Evercore's consensus estimate of $635.6 million. While Keytruda's sales were $314 million in Q2, Opdivos's sales that quarter totaled $840 million. (more...)
Uber offering free flu shot care packages today Uber offering free flu shot care packages today
- October 26, 2016

The ride-hailing company is partnering with Passport Health to deliver vaccines on demand between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Tuesday in 15 US cities, including Chicago, Boston, D.C., Houston, and Birmingham. Registered nurses from Passport Health will administer the shots and handle all paperwork. Earlier this year, Uber offered those in the Capital Region, Utica and Buffalo the opportunity to hail a vehicle that would deliver three ice cream bars as part of a similar public awareness promotion. (more...)
Clinton and Trump go head-to-head on abortion during final debate Clinton and Trump go head-to-head on abortion during final debate
- October 25, 2016

When one woman needed an abortion at 32 weeks due to a serious fetal anomaly, she had to fly from NY to Colorado to get it - because even in blue-state NY, she could only get a legal abortion that late if her life was literally in danger. (more...)
Contestant To Get Nominated From Bigg Boss 10 House on Monday Contestant To Get Nominated From Bigg Boss 10 House on Monday
- October 25, 2016

During her stay inside the Bigg Boss house, Priyanka managed to potentially irritate and annoy and even aggravate her celebrity cohabitants. Om Swami has been refusing to do the household chores. But one thing we noticed was that afterJagga's eviction, there has been a conspicuous friction amongst the Indiawaale. Manu advised Mona to take her own decision and not to get manipulated. (more...)
Nordstrom to Hire 11400 Seasonal Employees Across US and Canada Nordstrom to Hire 11400 Seasonal Employees Across US and Canada
- October 25, 2016

Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 346 stores in 40 states and Canada. Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN) reported its last quarterly earnings on Jul 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.67/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.56/share. (more...)
Giants kicker Josh Brown won't meet with coaching staff on Tuesday
- October 25, 2016

He hurt his ankle last week and is questionable for the game. "There is a disconnect here and it leaves people wondering exactly how honest the National Football League is about domestic violence", USA Today columnist Nancy Armour told HLN's Erica Hill. (more...)
Shah Rukh Khan and his date's pic will make you go awww! Shah Rukh Khan and his date's pic will make you go awww!
- October 25, 2016

Raees producers Ritesh Sidhwani, Farhan Akhtar and SRK and director Rahul Dholakia are all optimistic that by the time the film releases in January, things will cool down and also they think that replacing Mahira is not a cost-efficient option. (more...)
Iraqi forces push into two more villages near Mosul Iraqi forces push into two more villages near Mosul
- October 25, 2016

Fleeing civilians with no affiliation to ISIS usually ended up in the Syrian town of al Houl, which is under Kurdish control, he said. Peshmerga fighters have surrounded Bashiqa, which lies on a crucial supply route only 12km (8 miles) from Mosul , on three sides, a commander said. (more...)
Women Are Drinking as Much as Men Women Are Drinking as Much as Men
- October 25, 2016

But now evidence is beginning to emerge that suggests this gap is narrowing. But among those men and women born in the late 1900s these ratios decreased to nearly one, meaning that by the end of the last century men's and women's drinking had nearly reached parity. (more...)
Indians blank Blue Jays in ALCS Game 5, advance to World Series Indians blank Blue Jays in ALCS Game 5, advance to World Series
- October 25, 2016

The Blue Jays will entrust Marco Estrada to keep their season alive. Miller set the Blue Jays down in order in the seventh. But let's go back for a moment and take a moment to acknowledge the offense that put the Tribe in a position to win. (more...)
Clinton looks to consolidate lead over Trump Clinton looks to consolidate lead over Trump
- October 25, 2016

Republican candidate Donald Trump said on Friday that " win , lose or draw", he will be happy he gave his all in the race for the White House, seemingly moving away from his refusal to commit to accepting the result of November 8 election. "Maybe a 5 if she loses the torch and tablet and changes her hair", she added just before bringing her point home. He can run his campaign however he wants to. (more...)
Giants thin at safety, debut new kicker vs. Rams in London Giants thin at safety, debut new kicker vs. Rams in London
- October 25, 2016

Mara went on to say that the team did not know "the extent of it", suggesting that whether a player was kicked off or not was a matter of degree. I objectified women and never really anxious about the pain and hurt I caused them. Brown just hadn't been outed yet of his wrong doings, so he felt the right thing to say was that he didn't agree with his original Week 1 suspension. (more...)
1 in 4 cancer deaths tied to smoking
- October 25, 2016

Men are more likely to smoke than women but their chromosomes may also be to blame for their higher cancer death rate; recent research has shown that smoking reduces the number of Y chromosomes in blood cells , which help contain tumors. In 2014, 167,133 cancer deaths in the USA were attributed to smoking (that's 28.6% of all cancer deaths). They analyzed 2014 health surveys and government data on smoking rates and deaths from about a dozen smoking-linked cancers. (more...)
Half of Republican voters would reject Clinton win, poll finds
- October 25, 2016

Conway said on the circuit of Sunday morning political discussion programmes that many media outlets say that a win by Clinton is virtually a foregone conclusion. Trump to kinda be courteous, to get along, to say nice things privately to one another". Reaching back to his original joke of Hillary being a different person in private than she is in public, he continued. (more...)
Pink-kilted father and son duo take on breast cancer Pink-kilted father and son duo take on breast cancer
- October 25, 2016

Lawrence Cowan, campaigns manager at Breast Cancer Now, wore a pink kilt for a month past year and raised around £2,000 for the charity's research. THE poor awareness and improper prevention and treatment of breast cancer can be important reasons for the rise of incidence, medical experts told the National Breast Cancer Meeting in Shanghai over the weekend. (more...)
Woman's abdominal pain turns into surprise baby Woman's abdominal pain turns into surprise baby
- October 25, 2016

When Stephanie Jaegers called her husband, Michael, and told him she had to go to the hospital Tuesday, she was hoping doctors would perform a CAT-scan and find out what was causing her agony. She was also told she was premenopausal and could not have any more kids after she had a blood transfusion for the birth of her 2-year-old daughter. (more...)
Rex Ryan says Bills 'tried everything' to stop Jay Ajayi Rex Ryan says Bills 'tried everything' to stop Jay Ajayi
- October 25, 2016

I guess we'll look at the tape (to see). "The kid made some good runs, ran through some tackles". Yet more than half of Ajayi's yardage on Sunday (128 yards) came after contact, and he ended the game against Buffalo with 10 broken tackles. (more...)
Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates "Hold" Rating for CVS Health Corporation (CVS)
- October 25, 2016

CVS's value Change from Open was at 0.54% with a Gap of -0.41%. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Oct 29, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Feb 3, 2016. Nordea Investment Management AB raised its position in shares of CVS Health Corporation by 61.3% in the second quarter. (more...)