Health


Many generic drugs not available at AIIMS: Docs Many generic drugs not available at AIIMS: Docs
- April 25, 2017

Madan Patil, president of Kolhapur District Chemist Association, said, "Most of the generic medicines available in the market are branded with different names", The ToI reported. Going by the definition of generic medicine, the medicine should be of just one component. MCI has specifically asked doctors to prescribe generic drugs only or be ready to face action. (more...)
African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine
- April 24, 2017

As of 2015, 10 countries - Burkina Faso, Chad, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal and Togo - had adopted the preventative therapy and begun implementing it. In 2015, the WHO European Region achieved interruption of indigenous malaria transmission and was declared malaria-free the following year. This region is maintaining a malaria-free status from 2016 and the countries at threat of introducing malaria again are increasing their efforts to guard their people against ... (more...)
Campbell's Soup has issued chicken soup recall Campbell's Soup has issued chicken soup recall
- April 24, 2017

The products were labeled as "Campbell's Homestyle Healthy Request Chicken with Whole Grain Pasta" but actually contains "Campbell's Homestyle Healthy Request Italian-Style Wedding Spinach & Meatballs in Chicken Broth" soup. The products subject to recall were made at the Campbell's plant in Maxton, North Carolina and bear establishment number "EST". The recalled product had been shipped to retailers in Florida. (more...)
Police assessing if Paris shooter had accomplices - French prosecutor
- April 24, 2017

In the trunk of his auto, investigators found a black bag containing a pump-action shotgun, knives, scissors and a Koran, according to Molins. The man was a French national who shot two officers in 2001 after being stopped by a police auto, the source said. (more...)
Pence says new US-Japan talks could lead to trade deal Pence says new US-Japan talks could lead to trade deal
- April 24, 2017

Abe and Pence affirmed that their countries will continue to share information as allies, but there was no specific mention of the United States consulting Japan before taking serious action on North Korea, the official said. A nuclear war between North Korea and the US seems imminent. He added that his company has "no way to monitor and approve the use of the trucks by North Korea". (more...)
Sessions on Hawaii remark: 'Nobody has a sense of humor' Sessions on Hawaii remark: 'Nobody has a sense of humor'
- April 24, 2017

Sessions went on to defend Trump's travel ban, without returning to the Hawaii issue. Romper reached out to the White House for comment on Sessions' statements, but did not receive a response immediately. "I think it's a mistake", Sessions said, "and we're going to battle in the courts and I think we're going to eventually win". And that island is called Oahu. (more...)
Could Drinking Too Much Diet Soda Be Destroying Your Brain?
- April 24, 2017

A new study suggests diet sodas and other artificially sweetened drinks may be linked to a higher risk of stroke and dementia . Those who drank one to six artificially sweetened beverages a week were 2.6 times as likely to experience an ischemic stroke but were unlikely to develop dementia , Pase observed. (more...)
Permanent giraffe cam for April lovers Permanent giraffe cam for April lovers
- April 24, 2017

A mere five hours after Sunday's announcement of the forthcoming permanent giraffe cam, the post had already garnered almost 150,000 reactions from its 1.6 million followers. Animal Adventure Park has set up a text alert system for fans. They will announce the new streaming schedule on their Facebook page sometime during the week of April 24th. (more...)
Chicken nuggets order ended flight of Facebook murder suspect Chicken nuggets order ended flight of Facebook murder suspect
- April 24, 2017

The company said that Stephens posted a video of himself announcing his intent to commit murder, then two minutes later posted another video of himself shooting and killing Godwin. They last talked Saturday night, she told the affiliate, when Stephens told her he'd quit his job and was moving out of state. The video of the killing was up for three hours before it was taken down, raising questions about Facebook's handling of objectionable material posted by its users. (more...)
Qatar Airways CEO accuses US carriers of 'bullying' Qatar Airways CEO accuses US carriers of 'bullying'
- April 24, 2017

These prominent awards were bestowed upon Qatar Airways for its standout passenger experience, with the airline receiving high marks for its unmatched value, comfort and entertainment offerings in flight, which includes smartphone connectivity and up to 3,000 viewing options such as the latest blockbuster movies and TV box sets. (more...)
French vote for Macron, Le Pen shuts out mainstream politics
- April 24, 2017

There are two factories making drinking straws and umbrellas on the outskirts and a football pitch. Any weakening of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, meanwhile - which Le Pen has vowed to leave if she becomes president - would certainly threaten USA global influence and ultimately raise questions about Western security. (more...)
UC Davis vending machine sells morning after pill UC Davis vending machine sells morning after pill
- April 24, 2017

If you were expecting to find sodas and snacks at the vending machines at UC Davis , you might want to search for another place to buy crackers. A vending machine has been installed in a study room on the UC Davis campus that offers Plan B, or the morning-after pill. (more...)
Robin Lopez Unties Jae Crowder's Sneakers in a Playoff Game
- April 24, 2017

Yes, that is how many assists Rondo delivered himself in Game 2 alone. The absence of Rajon Rondo just helped the Celtics notch their first win in the Playoffs. was fined $25,000 by the NBA for kicking the basketball into the stands at the end of a playoff game. As for Hoiberg's comment, Thomas echoed during his postgame availability what he showed earlier on Sunday night. (more...)
Younis, Azam lead Pakistan's reply with half-century stand Younis, Azam lead Pakistan's reply with half-century stand
- April 24, 2017

Born in Mardan, a city in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Younis scored a century in his debut Test against Sri Lanka in 2000 and notched his highest score of 313 against the same side in 2009. Younis Khan scored 58 while Babar Azam scored 72 as Pakistan reached 201 for four wickets at the end of third day play. India's Sachin Tendulkar is the all-time leading Test run scorer, making 15,921 runs before he retired. (more...)
Criminal complaint sheds light on actions of Tennessee teacher, teenager
- April 24, 2017

The Thomas family is asking for privacy as "this journey begins". Cummins, who reportedly said "I'm glad this is over" upon his arrest, is facing both state and federal charges including aggravated kidnapping, sexual contact with a minor, and taking a minor across state lines for sex. (more...)
Carrier group heads for Korean waters as Trump calls leaders
- April 24, 2017

Kim's regime conducted a failed ballistic missile test on 16 April as it seeks to develop a device that can carry a nuclear warhead as far as North America. The issue has gained added urgency as North Korea prepares to celebrate the 85th anniversary of the foundation of its Korean People's Army on Tuesday. (more...)
Keitany breaks London Marathon record Keitany breaks London Marathon record
- April 24, 2017

Keitany took advantage of the fact that last year's victor Jemima Sumgong is now suspended for testing positive for the blood booster EPO. Kenyan athlete Bedan Karoki took the third spot with his 2:07:41 marathon. "It's been a tough four months personally". World records were being attempted by about 50 runners, including the fastest marathon in a sleeping bag and fastest marathon in Wellington boots. (more...)
South Korea, allies brace for North Korea follow-up act
- April 24, 2017

However, US officials have told the Associated Press that a military response is unlikely. North Korea's neighbors are bracing for possible provocations from Pyongyang, which has conducted nuclear and ballistic missile tests in the past, to coincide with important anniversaries. (more...)
Uhuru salutes Keitany, Wanjiru for London show Uhuru salutes Keitany, Wanjiru for London show
- April 24, 2017

For many, the pre-race favourite was Kenenisa Bekele, one of the greatest distance runners of all time with a 2:03:03 PB in the marathon and the world record in the both the 5,000m and 10,000m. From there it was becoming tougher and tougher. In an incredible display of front-running, the 2009 world half marathon champion set off on her own with just a pacemaker for company in the early stages, passing 5km in 15:31, 10km in 31:17 and half way in 1:06:54. (more...)
Understanding the H-1B visa program Donald Trump is concerned about
- April 24, 2017

The order targets the H1-B visa program, which allows US companies to employ graduate level workers in specialty occupations like IT, engineering, mathematics and science. The order will be signed on the same day that Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced a major overhaul of Australia's visa programme for skilled foreign workers. (more...)

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