Health


United States to fall behind China, India in economic ranking
- February 07, 2017

According to new calculations by PricewaterhouseCoopers in its 'World in 2050' report , the United Kingdom could grow at a faster rate than European counterparts Germany, France and Italy, with projected annual growth of 1.9%. by 2050. This is one of the key findings of its latest report, entitled "World in 2050: The long view: how will the global economic order change by 2050?" "Falling global trade growth, rising inequality and increasing global uncertainties are intensifying the need ... (more...)
Colorado ranks 10th in United States for solar jobs
- February 07, 2017

In 2015, union labor made up about 5.5 percent of the overall solar workforce. President Donald Trump has already riled up practically the entire tech industry over the Muslim ban, with more than 100 top companies joining the ACLU and other stakeholders in a legal battle against it. (more...)
Once again, Beijing blocks move to blacklist Masood Azhar
- February 07, 2017

Azhar is the alleged mastermind of the Pathankot air force base attack that took place in January previous year, followed by Uri and Nagrota. UN Sanction Committee's listing would have imposed asset freeze and travel ban on Azhar by countries. (more...)
Watch the ending to the Super Bowl's most controversial commercial Watch the ending to the Super Bowl's most controversial commercial
- February 07, 2017

Because the whole commercial was deemed too controversial to air , an edited and incomplete version was shown. Eventually, though, they end up facing not a new home, but a giant wall. And then the carmaker announces " Audi of America is committed to equal pay for equal work". ". [T] he conversation in the media exploded around this topic, and it evolved into something controversial that made Fox a little too uncomfortable", 84 Lumber Director of Marketing Amy Smiley told the ... (more...)
Kuldeep Yadav replaces inured Mishra Kuldeep Yadav replaces inured Mishra
- February 07, 2017

Mishra was ruled out after sustaining a knee injury while fielding against England in the third and final Twenty20 worldwide at Bengaluru recently. "He has been advised rest and will undergo further medical examination". He has had a steady Ranji Trophy, even though Uttar Pradesh had a disgusting season. Left-arm chinaman Kuldeep could be handed an global debut in Hyderabad on Thursday after the experienced Mishra was ruled out with a knee injury. (more...)
Female genital mutilation a leading cause of infertility Female genital mutilation a leading cause of infertility
- February 07, 2017

FGM or "khatna" refers to the cutting of the labia and clitoris from the genitalia of girls. She made the call in Alausa, Ikeja, while interacting with journalists on the occasion of the 2017 International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). (more...)
Teens use e-cigarettes for 'dripping,' study says Teens use e-cigarettes for 'dripping,' study says
- February 07, 2017

A new Yale University study shows that many high schoolers "smoke" electronic cigarettes in a way that could increase their exposure to toxins and nicotine. The researchers asked only whether the students had tried dripping, though, not whether the dripping was habitual, an area of study Krishnan-Sarin noted needed more research. (more...)
Why Swansea City must quickly put Manchester City defeat behind them Why Swansea City must quickly put Manchester City defeat behind them
- February 07, 2017

The match saw Jesus taking up the role that has become familiar for Aguero over the years, as he scored a late victor to lead City to a 2-1 win over the Swans, having already netted the opener in the game. Aguero has had to make to do with a place on the substitutes' bench recently and is being linked with a move away from the Premier League this summer. (more...)
Local student gets unforgettable hug from Lady Gaga Local student gets unforgettable hug from Lady Gaga
- February 07, 2017

Bathed in the glow of red, white and blue from an army of light-up drones behind her, she then dived into the stadium and commenced to dance, sing and roar her way through a smorgasbord of pop hits - including Poker Face, Just Dance, Telephone , and a touching piano rendition of her latest hit, Million Reasons . (more...)
The Growth Forecast For Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) The Growth Forecast For Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)
- February 07, 2017

The company is expected to report earnings of 0.75 per share for the current quarter, according to consensus agreement of 14 analysts. The business earned $5.24 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.14 billion. (more...)
How carnivorous plants developed their taste for prey How carnivorous plants developed their taste for prey
- February 07, 2017

For the study, the researchers not only investigated the Australian pitcher plant , they also analyzed digestive fluids in three independently evolved pitcher plants and a sticky carnivorous plant, Drosera . The molecular mechanisms behind the evolution of carnivory in these plants are also a match . Over time, in all three species, plant protein families that originally assisted in self-defense against disease and other stresses developed into the digestive enzymes we see today, ... (more...)
Game ball handed over to Minnesota for Super Bowl LII Game ball handed over to Minnesota for Super Bowl LII
- February 07, 2017

On Monday, members of the Minnesota Vikings organization celebrated that the very next Super Bowl will be played in their home at the lovely U.S. Bank Stadium. The campaign will be marked this week with special light displays in downtown Minneapolis Monday night, as well as countdown clocks on 30 billboards around the Twin Cities. (more...)
United States doctors trained overseas have slightly better patient outcomes United States doctors trained overseas have slightly better patient outcomes
- February 07, 2017

Yusuke Tsugawa, a policy and management researcher at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston. Researchers examined data for more than 1.2 million hospitalizations handled by general internists at USA hospitals and found patients were slightly less likely to die within 30 days after admission if their doctor went to medical school in another country. (more...)
Pet food recall issued after five dogs sickened, one dies
- February 07, 2017

The specifically-identified lot numbers of cans of 12-oz Hunk of Beef were sold online and in more than a dozen states, including Pennsylvania. Five dogs became ill and one died, according to the Wheeling, Illinois, company. Those with questions may contact the company at 1-847-537-0102 during regular business hours. Officials are still investigating how the Pentobarbital may have gotten into the supply. (more...)
Heat waiving Derrick Williams, signing Okaro White to two-year deal
- February 07, 2017

Williams had been signed by the Heat for one year at $5 million. The Heat explored trading Williams in recent days but was unable to find a taker. Williams, who was originally signed as a free agent by the HEAT on July 10, appeared in 25 games (11 starts) with Miami this season and averaged 5.9 points, 2.9 rebounds and 15.1 minutes while shooting 39.4 percent from the field. (more...)
Trump Threatens To Pull California Funding Over Sanctuary State Plan
- February 07, 2017

During a White House news conference on January 25, press secretary Sean Spicer said the order punishes cities that "willfully violate federal law in an attempt to shield aliens from removal from the United States". In passing, Trump remarked "we give tremendous amounts of money to California". Obviously the voters agree otherwise they wouldn't have voted for me. (more...)
Quake of 5.8 magnitude jolts North India, tremors felt in Delhi-NCR
- February 07, 2017

Tremors were felt in Delhi-NCR, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Agra, Mathura, Saharanpur and a number of other places in North India. Tremors of natural disaster were felt in parts of North India and Delhi, NCR at approximately 10:35 IST. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has asked for a detailed report on quake which jolted North India and ordered the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) to be on high alert to take care of the situation in case of any casualty. (more...)
Nicki Minaj Trolls Fans on Instagram With Pregnancy Photo
- February 07, 2017

Mystery! If some of his fans congratulated him, others wondered about this pregnancy . "ATBIMS. y'all so childish Omgskibbidybopbopghjhddfnjj - I was gonna wait to share the news but.", Nicki coyly wrote alongside the snap. A fan shared, "The baby just popped out magically, this was made 1 day ago and so was the last pic". If the latter seemed delighted to the Carter, one of his recent posts Instagram sowed doubt. (more...)
Can hormones affect heart health in women?
- February 07, 2017

The average age of heart disease diagnosis was 50, and the average age for diagnosis with a risk factor for heart disease was 46 years old. "We remain committed to supporting this tremendous cause and helping raise awareness about heart disease", said Gina Nucci, Director of Corporate Marketing at Mann's. (more...)
AIIMS doctors threaten to go on strike over suspension of 5 colleagues AIIMS doctors threaten to go on strike over suspension of 5 colleagues
- February 07, 2017

The strike affected services in some wards. She was admitted to the hospital on January 16. According to a senior official, a nurse named Rajveer Kaur, who was being treated at the AIIMS, died on Saturday. They approached the AIIMS director, who refused to meet them, following which they approached us. "We threatened to go on strike if the doctors were not suspended". (more...)