Health


Clinton, Trump both crisscrossing NC on Thursday Clinton, Trump both crisscrossing NC on Thursday
- November 05, 2016

Trump so far hasn't bit. Trump's wife, Melania Trump, made her first speech since the Republican National Convention in July, vowing to fight cyberbullying if she becomes first lady. Both campaigns are spending a disproportionate amount of their money on Florida, with Clinton adding $5 million in additional airtime Wednesday to the state. (more...)
Rohit Sharma in dark over injury, may be out for three months Rohit Sharma in dark over injury, may be out for three months
- November 05, 2016

It is an important decision if we do surgery. If I do the surgery, I can not play for three to three and a half months. BCCI later tweeted that the batsman will fly to London to meet a medical consultant and is expected to be out for 10-12 weeks. (more...)
Philippines' Duterte chides US 'monkeys' for halting gun sale
- November 05, 2016

The comments at the Philippines have not been lost to the State Department, whose spokesperson John Kirby said on Tuesday (Washington time) that the comments were "concerning". He said in a televised speech, "Look at these monkeys, the 26,000 firearms we wanted to buy, they don't want to sell... They are rude to us that's why I'm rude to them", he said. (more...)
IS-linked Amaq says jihadists behind Turkey bombing: SITE
- November 05, 2016

Turkey's clampdown against leading Kurds ended with the with the formal arrest of the two party co-leaders of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party ( HDP ) and five of the party's MPs, state-run Anadolu news agency said. This comes amid a widening crackdown in Turkey-less than a week ago, the Turkish government fired 10,000 civil servants, ordered 15 mostly Kurdish news outlets to shut down, and raided the offices and detained a dozen journalists from the award-winning Cumhuriyet ... (more...)
Assange damningly claims Hillary secretly funded by ISIS backers
- November 05, 2016

Mr Assange noted the U.S. government had never acknowledged governments of Middle East nations had financially supported Isis, instead arguing such support was isolated to "some rogue princes using their cut of the oil money to do whatever they like, although the government disapproves", according to the WikiLeaks founder. (more...)
Health anxiety may increase risk of heart disease Health anxiety may increase risk of heart disease
- November 05, 2016

Psychiatrist Steve Ellen, the director of psychosocial oncology at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne, said once identified, health anxiety was very treatable but many people who experience it don't seek help from mental health practitioners. (more...)
Beijing to intervene in Hong Kong lawmaker oath dispute Beijing to intervene in Hong Kong lawmaker oath dispute
- November 05, 2016

Democratic Party member Au Nok-hin said organizers were planning a much bigger rally on. In another sign that the property market is heating up, a unit of HNA Group Co this week outbid Hong Kong developers including Cheung Kong Property Holdings Ltd with an HK$8.84 billion (S$1.58 billion) offer to buy land in the former Kai Tak airport area, the highest price paid at a government land sale in 3 1/2 years. (more...)
Pacific Biosciences of California's (PACB) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at JPMorgan Chase & Co
- November 05, 2016

Out of 5 analysts covering Pacific Biosciences of California (NASDAQ:PACB), 3 rate it a "Buy", 0 "Sell", while 2 "Hold". They now have a United States dollars 15 price target on the stock. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 201,449 shares in the company, valued at $1,700,229.56. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website . (more...)
Judge: No Evidence Of Voter Intimidation From Trump Workers In Nevada
- November 05, 2016

U.S. District Judge Richard Boulware announced that he doesn't expect he will need to issue the restraining order that Democrats were seeking ahead of the November 8 election. Throughout his presidential campaign, the GOP nominee has repeatedly called on his supporters to help ensure "ballot security" on election day. Ahead of the trials, Rick Hasen, professor of law and political science at University of California Irvine and blogger with the Election Law Blog , who has been following the ... (more...)
UP Frozen Strawberry Recall and Hepatitis A UP Frozen Strawberry Recall and Hepatitis A
- November 05, 2016

Macomb County and state health officials say frozen strawberries tied to a national Hepatitis A outbreak have been distributed to businesses in MI. As of October 20, the Center for Disease Control reports that there were 134 people spanning nine states who reported hepatitis A related to this outbreak. (more...)
Calais 'Jungle': Aid groups warn of children with nowhere to go Calais 'Jungle': Aid groups warn of children with nowhere to go
- November 05, 2016

Our volunteers ended up taking the children to the converted shipping containers camp [set up nearby to house them], we were pressurising the authorities [Prefecture and CRS riot police] to allow the children to have a safe space to stay and sleep but ended up with about 100 children with absolutely no place to sleep. (more...)
Drugmaker shares plummet ahead of FDA review for antibiotic Drugmaker shares plummet ahead of FDA review for antibiotic
- November 05, 2016

Shares of drugmaker Cempra Inc. plunged Wednesday after the federal regulators raised concerns about potential liver toxicity risks with its closely-watched antibiotic for pneumonia. The drug-maker's pipeline is heavily-leveraged on solithromycin, and the issues the FDA identified with the drug imply a nine-month launch delay at least, according to Janney Montgomery Scott analyst Debjit Chattopadhyay, who holds a "neutral" rating on the company. (more...)
Christie defends himself following Baroni, Kelly guilty verdicts in Bridgegate trial Christie defends himself following Baroni, Kelly guilty verdicts in Bridgegate trial
- November 05, 2016

Traffic lanes on the bridge were purposely closed in September 2013 under the guise of a "traffic study", producing massive traffic jams. Prosecutors said it was an act of political revenge against a New Jersey Democratic mayor who refused to back the re-election of Mr Christie, a Republican. (more...)
Drug-resistant fungus diagnosed in 3 NJ residents Drug-resistant fungus diagnosed in 3 NJ residents
- November 05, 2016

Federal health officials say 13 cases of a potentially deadly, drug-resistant fungal infection have been reported in the United States. Of the 13 USA cases reported between May 2013 and August 2016, seven are described in the CDC's November 4 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report . (more...)
Why the College Football Playoff rankings put Texas A&M in top 4
- November 05, 2016

Or to put it another way: The committee placed undue or incorrect emphasis on who teams played rather than deeply considering what they've done. And their strength of schedule, a key part of the criteria, could look even better with a win over No. (more...)
Another Officer Charged In San Francisco Bay Area Police Sex Scandal Another Officer Charged In San Francisco Bay Area Police Sex Scandal
- November 05, 2016

The sex scandal roiled the Oakland police department, which cycled through four different police chiefs through the summer. Contra Costa County District Attorney Mark Peterson said that sexual encounters between a teenage prostitute and several officers in his county were consensual and didn't involve the exchange of money or explicit promises of help. (more...)
Chiefs' Foles ready for start vs Jaguars in place of Smith
- November 05, 2016

While it is sad that Charles, the once dynamic/take it to the house anytime player is down for yet another season, having Ware in the backfield is a good thing. "I feel great in this offense; I've always liked playing for Coach Reid and this offense", said Foles, who was drafted by Reid in 2012 when the coach was in Philadelphia. (more...)
Trump will do damage to democracy: Obama
- November 05, 2016

And for Trump, whose path to 270 electoral votes is already precarious, North Carolina is essentially a must-win - a test of whether he can turn out working-class white voters and survive organizational and TV ad spending disadvantages to the Clinton campaign. (more...)
Canola oil could help you with belly fat Canola oil could help you with belly fat
- November 04, 2016

But same is the fact of rising diseases among the people and especially kids. Pennsylvania State University researchers had 101 participants try incorporating five different vegetable oils into their daily diets: canola oil (which, FYI, is made from a low-acid variety of rapeseed), high-oleic canola oil, high-oleic canola oil with added omega-3 fatty acid DHA , corn/safflower oil, and flax/safflower oil. (more...)
Ohio Medical Cannabis Program Advances with Proposed Cultivation Rules Ohio Medical Cannabis Program Advances with Proposed Cultivation Rules
- November 04, 2016

The six Level 2 licensed cultivators will each pay an $18,000 license fee, plus a $2,000 application fee. The licenses are not cheap, with a large grower paying $200,000 and a smaller operation required to pay $20,000. "Our goal is to develop a program that ensures the safety of the public and ensures access to safe medical products", Williams told the Ohio Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee on Tuesday. (more...)