Health


West Bengal: Jetty collapse toll rises to five West Bengal: Jetty collapse toll rises to five
- April 28, 2017

Sources said that 35 persons who had been rescued were taken to Chandannagar sub-divisional hospital. Almost 70 people, including women, children and seniors, were waiting for ferry on the jetty that time and over 60 of them fell into water after the bamboo-made jetty collapsed. (more...)
BC Greens aim to attract new voters with economy-focused platform
- April 28, 2017

Asked by Weaver why people should trust her after none of the liquefied natural gas jobs she promised in 2013 have materialized, she said her opponents would wave the white flag, but "I don't think people want us to give up". After the debate Horgan told media he misspoke. Afterwards, NDP insiders said Mr. Horgan's aggressive approach had been a success because it rallied the party base, and confirmed Mr. (more...)
Analysts' Recommendations Trending Stocks: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) & Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) Analysts' Recommendations Trending Stocks: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) & Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR)
- April 28, 2017

For the quarter, Starbucks Corp. earned $652.8 million, or 45 cents per share, in line with Wall Street expectations. Finally, Cortland Associates Inc. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.39 per share. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 16th. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.30%. (more...)
Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk
- April 28, 2017

But House Republicans are not keen to repeat last month's debacle, when their leaders acquiesced to Trump's demand for a floor vote on the bill, only to unceremoniously yank the measure after determining it could not pass. The bill may be "going nowhere" in the Senate because the new language would likely run afoul of the Byrd rule, meaning it would require 60 votes in the Senate to pass, said Matt House, a spokesman for Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer of NY. (more...)
Cheap blood drug could prevent thousands of maternal deaths in developing world Cheap blood drug could prevent thousands of maternal deaths in developing world
- April 28, 2017

Tranexamic acid also reduced the need for laparotomy, or surgery to control the bleeding. More than 100,000 women die every year from postpartum hemorrhaging . Dr. Nike Bello, a consultant obstetrician and gynecologist in Nigeria, said that "if a drug can prevent hysterectomies, a drug can prevent death, a drug can minimize the amount of blood we need, then that is a good thing, all over the world". (more...)
NFL DRAFT 2017: What does success look like for the Cleveland Browns? NFL DRAFT 2017: What does success look like for the Cleveland Browns?
- April 28, 2017

Garrett, long considered the frontrunner to be the top pick , racked up 31 sacks during his three collegiate seasons. The game then will become waiting to see if Brown pulls off a trade to move up from 12 to land Trubisky. Florida State's EJ Manuel was the first QB taken, at No. 16. The Browns have a full bounty of picks in this draft. At the very least, all they would need to do would be trade up with that pick and some of their other enormous capital into the top 10 to nab the ... (more...)
Trump agrees to renegotiate NAFTA deal with Canada, Mexico
- April 28, 2017

Trade Representative, told CNN on Wednesday. Any unilateral measures by the USA against NAFTA could have a cascading impact on the economy of all the three countries. "I respect their countries very much". During his run for office a year ago, Trump made his disdain for NAFTA a central component of a populist message created to engender support among working class Americans. (more...)
Incredible New Experiment Shows Babies Can Be Grown In Artificial Wombs
- April 28, 2017

When infants are born severely prematurely - between 23 and 25 weeks - their chances of survival, without ongoing complications including lung or brain problems, is low. The device is placed in a dark and warm room where the researchers play the mother's heartbeat for the fetus to hear. Designer of the flow apparatus, Marcus Davey (also from CHOP) explains: "Fetal lungs are created to function in fluid, and we simulate that environment here, allowing the lungs and other organs to ... (more...)
This artificial womb could keep premature babies alive in future
- April 28, 2017

Pro-life campaigners are now calling for a review of the 24-week abortion limit, citing the increasing likelihood that a baby born before the abortion limit could be viable. The artificial womb created for lambs could one day be used for human foetuses. He also said that if there is a way to develop an extra-uterine system to support growth and maturation of an organ, doctors can dramatically improve the outcomes for extremely premature babies . (more...)
Audit: University Of California Had Up To $175M In Secret Reserve Audit: University Of California Had Up To $175M In Secret Reserve
- April 28, 2017

The University of California is spending excessively on compensation for its top employees, overcharging its nine campuses for administrative expenses and sitting on $175 million of undisclosed reserves, according to a state audit issued Tuesday. (more...)
United execs get dragged to testify on Capitol Hill
- April 28, 2017

United CEO Oscar Munoz - who had been pushing the "new spirit at United" mantra for the past year - spoke first during today's call. Shares of United Continental Holdings were down 4.1 percent in afternoon trading, despite earnings that outperformed analyst expectations on several key metrics. (more...)
US Congress takes steps to push budget deadline, avert shutdown US Congress takes steps to push budget deadline, avert shutdown
- April 28, 2017

Because Trump is insistent that the border wall be built, the threat of cutting the cost-sharing reduction subsidies was also part of a plan to force Democrats to agree on a budget that included money earmarked for that specific goal. His administration also agreed to continue funding for a major component of Obamacare, formally known as the Affordable Care Act, despite vows to end the programme. (more...)
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
- April 28, 2017

The remark appeared to send a signal to voters ahead of the May 9 election that even a liberal administration under the Democratic Party nominee would not tolerate bad behavior from the communist state. Moon has said he wants to postpone deploying the US advance anti-missile system until the new president takes office and can evaluate its benefits and drawbacks. (more...)
Artificial 'biobag' womb for extremely premature newborns in testing
- April 28, 2017

The artificial womb developed for premature lambs has let them develop normally for an extra month, including normal lung and brain maturation. A stunning new development could help extremely premature babies survive - it's an artificial womb created to give preemies a few extra weeks to develop. (more...)
'Stealthing' trend: Men encourage other men to take off condoms during sex 'Stealthing' trend: Men encourage other men to take off condoms during sex
- April 28, 2017

At the end of the paper , Brodsky concludes: "While overlooked by the law, nonconsensual condom removal is a harmful and often gender-motivated form of sexual violence". A man in Switzerland was recently convicted of rape because he removed the condom during sex, and a lawyer in the United Kingdom said that removing the condom revokes consent if the partner hasn't agreed to that as well - meaning that legally, it could be seen as rape. (more...)
Measure To Cut PA Planned Parenthood Funding Passes To Senate Measure To Cut PA Planned Parenthood Funding Passes To Senate
- April 28, 2017

Gatter is introduced to the buyers by Dr. Deborah Nucatola, PPFA's Senior Director of Medical Services, who also appeared in a CMP undercover video eating lunch and drinking wine, as she allegedly discussed how to harvest fetal organs and body parts so as to maximize their transfer to biomedical researchers. (more...)
Southwest Airlines to end practice of overbooking flights Southwest Airlines to end practice of overbooking flights
- April 28, 2017

Independent Advisor Alliance bought a new stake in shares of Southwest Airlines during the fourth quarter valued at $143,000. Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust of NJ bought a new position in shares of Southwest Airlines Company during the second quarter valued at approximately $706,000. (more...)
Suspended SGF absent as Senate committee begins hearing Suspended SGF absent as Senate committee begins hearing
- April 28, 2017

The committee, led by Shehu Sani, waited for about two hours for Lawal to show up. Addressing the journalists before the panel adjourned, the Chairman of the Committee, Senator Shehu Sani, said the suspended SGF security chased away‎ officials who went to deliver the invitation to him in his house. (more...)
YSU Relay For Life raises $10000 YSU Relay For Life raises $10000
- April 28, 2017

Team photos will be taken beginning right after they complete their laps, around 11 a.m., and will be staged at the bandstand on the courthouse square. Cancer never sleeps and this year we won't either! Pugh also stated that this was the biggest committee for Relay for Life that that they've ever had, with 54 committee members. (more...)
US vows to force N.Korea back to nuclear talks
- April 28, 2017

North Korea may have made a decision to postpone a provocative weapons test rather than conduct it on a major holiday with the entire world watching. The executive mansion is an extremely rare venue for such an event. Harris said the Pentagon should weigh whether to install missile interceptors on Hawaii, which could be one of the first parts of the United States in range of an improved North Korean missile. (more...)

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