Health


Court Refuses to Reinstate President Trump's Travel Ban Court Refuses to Reinstate President Trump's Travel Ban
- February 13, 2017

While the numbers are largely accurate, experts warn against jumping to conclusions, as there may be more to those statistics than meets the critic's eye. "It would not be the first time that State Department officials have prioritized facilitating someone's entry to the United States over security concerns", said Jessica Vaughan, policy studies director at the Center for Immigration Studies, which describes itself as favoring a "low-immigration, pro-immigrant" vision, to the Washington Times . (more...)
North Korea Fires Unidentified Ballistic Missile North Korea Fires Unidentified Ballistic Missile
- February 12, 2017

Japan's Defense Minister Tomomi Inada said the defense ministry is now gathering and analyzing information on the launch and will do its utmost to monitor the situation vigilantly. The South Korean military called the test a " show of force " in response to President Donald Trump's hard-line stance on North Korea's weapons programs. (more...)
Trump assures Xi Jinping of U.S. honoring Trump assures Xi Jinping of U.S. honoring "One China" policy
- February 12, 2017

Was Trump intending to "needlessly" offend China over its "One China" policy (not acknowledging Taiwan's independence), which all previous administrations since 1979 had abided by? "China attaches great importance to developing the relationship with the United States", said Lu. (more...)
Woman gives birth on jail floor; Sheriff on defense Woman gives birth on jail floor; Sheriff on defense
- February 12, 2017

Macomb County Sheriff Anthony Wickersham told Local 4 that his medical staff had done things right given the circumstances. Two employees were working that day, and they were on the phone with the doctor, alleged Wickersham for Local 4. "I should have gone (to the hospital) first thing in the morning, but when I come to you bleeding, 8 months pregnant, you go to the hospital". They also said that when she was started giving birth, officers were on a call with doctors but till then she gave ... (more...)
Nitin Mukesh emotional on son Neil's wedding day Nitin Mukesh emotional on son Neil's wedding day
- February 12, 2017

The couple got engaged at a Juhu hotel on the auspicious occasion of Dussehra past year, and their wedding revelry has been going on in Udaipur since the last two days. All said and done, what are your thoughts about Neil and Rukmini as a couple? I hope they have a very happy life. Neil Nitin Mukesh with family. Till more pictures are made available, these are what you need to see right now. (more...)
Knicks owner James Dolan: Charles Oakley 'has a problem'
- February 12, 2017

Oakley said he has been told that Dolan must be informed by security whenever he is in the arena, and that MSG staff follows him when he leaves his seat to go the bathroom. At one point during the scuffle, Oakley allegedly yelled "All of you suck Dolan's d-k!" at the security guards attempting to apprehend him. "I don't know how you do that". (more...)
Huggies have released a line of nappies specially designed for premature babies Huggies have released a line of nappies specially designed for premature babies
- February 12, 2017

For some of the smallest patients at the hospital, it has always been hard to fit a diaper that would not restrict the movement of the baby, while also protecting extremely delicate skin. The World Health Organization reports that a staggering 15 million babies are born too soon every year . But only 1.5 percent of infants in the United States are born weighing less than 3 pounds and 4 ounces, according to the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital. (more...)
Past Quarters Surprise Report for The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Past Quarters Surprise Report for The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)
- February 11, 2017

For the overall, consensus ratings were for Overweight. The Closing price of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) at Last Earnings was $42.18 as compared to the previous closing price of $42.02. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This story was reported by Community Financial News and is owned by of Community Financial News. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)'s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 90.42. (more...)
Central government firm on women's quota
- February 11, 2017

The attractive businesswoman shared her thoughts on women empowerment, the importance of education to achieve this and eulogized her grandfather late N.T. "Our endeavour is to enhance the network between eminent women and girl students to enable them to take leadership roles", Kodela added. "This century should be the century of dialogue and compassion", he maintained and advised women to develop self-confidence and determination. (more...)
India test fires interceptor missile off Odisha coast India test fires interceptor missile off Odisha coast
- February 11, 2017

The fully automated system consists of a network of sensors, computers and launchers, created to intercept hostile ballistic missiles, possibly carrying nuclear weapons and destroy them before they can cause any damage. The operated was automated and a radar based detection and tracking system successfully detected and tracked the enemy's ballistic missile. . Once the missile crossed the atmosphere, the Heat Shield ejected and the IR Seeker dome opened to look at the Target location as ... (more...)
Day 3: Bangladesh 322-6 at tea, still 365 runs behind India
- February 11, 2017

The visitors still need another 166 runs to avoid the follow on. The left-handed opener was stranded near the middle of the pitch after a bad mix-up with partner Mominul Haque while attempting a second run. Shakib Al Hasan (82) and Rahim extended their fifth-wicket partnership to 107 after lunch. He responded late to a call for a single from Shakib and had to bring out a desperate dive to save himself from being run out. (more...)
Kellyanne Conway hit with formal ethics complaints over Ivanka Trump 'commercial' Kellyanne Conway hit with formal ethics complaints over Ivanka Trump 'commercial'
- February 11, 2017

I'm going to get some on myself today", she added. Her urging of American voters to buy Ivanka Trump's products quickly raised questions given a federal ethics rule that bars officials from using their roles to promote products. CREW officials say Conway also may have broken a federal law that prohibits the use of public funds for non-official purposes. Go buy Ivanka's stuff! The controversy follows a similar firestorm on Wednesday, when Trump accused Nordstrom of treating his daughter ... (more...)
World's heaviest female will touchdown in Mumbai shortly
- February 11, 2017

An Egyptian woman who weighs almost 80 stone flown today to India to have life-saving weight reduction surgery after intervention from the country's foreign minister ensured her a visa. "We have taken all the precautions possible to ensure that Eman's journey to India is accomplished without any trouble". Dr Lakdawala said it will be a challenging operation and she might even have to undergo two bariatric surgeries. (more...)
Tom Price sworn in as health secretary
- February 11, 2017

Price, a 62-year-old orthopedic surgeon from Atlanta, was confirmed in a 52-47 vote shortly after 2 a.m. Tom Price, a lawmaker with a staunch LGBTI record, has been confirmed as the next US Secretary of Health and Human Services. He's also a controversial figure amongst doctors: He has previously voted against federal funding for syringe exchange programmes, which are proven to reduce HIV infection rates. (more...)
Ajay Tyagi succeeds UK Sinha as Sebi chief
- February 11, 2017

In the run-up to the appointment of SEBI chairman, Tyagi and Power Secretary PK Pujari had emerged as frontrunners. A 1984-batch IAS officer of the Himachal Pradesh cadre, Tyagi is now additional secretary (investments) in the Department of Economic Affairs in the Ministry of Finance. (more...)
Paneerselvam a betrayer, playing the dirty game of DMK : Sasikala
- February 11, 2017

The Election Commission also backed Panneerselvam's assertion and cited AIADMK's rules which stated that the interim general secretary can not sack Panneerselvam from party post. The current Governor of Tamil Nadu Vidyasagar Rao, who also happens to be the Governor of Maharashtra, is the one who will put an end to this political uncertainty in the state. (more...)
Turmoil, legal woes define Trump's White House debut
- February 11, 2017

But his angry, personal response to the ruling - and his virulent attacks on the judiciary in the run-up to it - have astonished even observers accustomed to his daily Twitter outbursts targeting everyone from political foes to the media to television celebrities. (more...)
FDA approves $89000 drug to treat Duchenne's Muscular dystrophy
- February 11, 2017

Privately held Marathon Pharmaceuticals LLC appears totally unconcerned about the potential negative publicity surrounding its planned $89K price tag for deflazacort, a decades-old steroid drug recently OK'd by the U.S. Common side effects of the drug are similar to those of other corticosteroids and include: facial puffiness, weight gain, increased appetite, upper respiratory tract infection, cough, haveig to urinate often during the daytime, unwanted hair growth, and excessive fat around ... (more...)
What is the Fate of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:REGN) After Earnings? What is the Fate of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:REGN) After Earnings?
- February 11, 2017

Finally, Cowen and Company set a $430.00 price target on shares of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and gave the company a hold rating in a report on Sunday, November 6th. If you are viewing this story on another site, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of US and worldwide copyright & trademark law. The Company has 52-week high of $452.96 and 52-week low of $325.35. (more...)
Snow Alert issued in Lebanon Snow Alert issued in Lebanon
- February 11, 2017

The City of Boston has a full guide on snow emergency parking and the restrictions put in place during a nor'easter. "Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose is advising residents that the police will enforce the city's "No Parking on Snow Covered Roads" regulations tomorrow due to the expected snow". (more...)