Health


Jets Select LSU Safety Jamal Adams At No. 6 Overall Pick
- April 30, 2017

The New England Patriots did not have a pick in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft , but the rest of the AFC East made its picks. Taken with the sixth overall pick, LSU safety Jamal Adams will help shore up a secondary that got burned early and often previous year. (more...)
Trump tax plan stands to benefit the man in the White House
- April 30, 2017

As expected, Trump's plan reduces the top corporate income tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent. The centerpiece of Trump's plan would cut the corporate tax rate from 35 percent down to 15 percent, exempt foreign earnings from USA taxation and reward companies that have been parking cash overseas to avoid taxes. (more...)
Dairy Dispute Should Be A Grade A Priority Dairy Dispute Should Be A Grade A Priority
- April 30, 2017

Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, R-Juneau, held a press conference with several other Wisconsin State Legislators and Canadian officials to discuss the ongoing dairy crisis. "What they've done to our dairy farm workers is a disgrace". "Compared to where we were a week ago, I'm relieved", Navis said . In Wisconsin, home to much of the nation's dairy industry, producers are doing what they can to cope, including helping each other out. (more...)
North Korea test-fires ballistic missile
- April 30, 2017

But he has also said he would prefer to resolve the issue through diplomacy. Russian Federation joined China in saying a military response would be disastrous and appealing for a return to talks and de-escalation. China, one of the hermit kingdom's few global friends, has already warned Pyongyang against further nuclear tests with the threat of sanctions. Tillerson's goals Friday were two-fold: Stricter global enforcement of existing sanctions on North Korea and strengthening the worldwide ... (more...)
A Fluid-Filled Artificial Womb May Help Premature Babies, Say Experts
- April 30, 2017

Critically pre-term babies born around 22 to 23 weeks weigh less than 600gm and have a 30 to 50 percent survival rate. About one in 10 babies in the USA are born premature - earlier than 37 weeks of gestation, rather than the full 40 - and about 6 percent are born extremely premature. (more...)
Uber Wants A Flying Car Test In 2020
- April 30, 2017

While the technology is largely unproven, Uber believes the service will eventually cost about the same as its vehicle rides. Similar to how Uber dispatches drivers and their cars, the company will not be manufacturing the flying cars , which will be vertical take-off and landing, or VTOL, vehicles. (more...)
North Korea's latest missile test fails soon after launch
- April 30, 2017

Admiral Harris said he has no doubt North Korea intends to develop a nuclear missile capable of striking the United States. The Pacific commander said that he was taking Kim Jong Un at his word that the North Korean leader is determined to develop a long-range nuclear missile that could strike the United States and that should "provide us all a sense of urgency" to ensure U.S. (more...)
Hooper: Kevin Love's Third Quarter Won Game 2 For Cavaliers
- April 30, 2017

Cleveland came into the fourth quarter with an 18-point lead and saw the Pacers cut it all the way to four with 19.5 seconds remaining, reminiscent of the way IN was able to turn a 12-point deficit late IN the third quarter IN Game 1 to a two-point lead with 3:31 remaining IN the fourth Saturday. (more...)
MCD election results: Arvind Kejriwal warns AAP councillors BJP may offer bribe MCD election results: Arvind Kejriwal warns AAP councillors BJP may offer bribe
- April 30, 2017

The poet-turned-politician also differed with party convenor and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over asking proof for surgical strike after the Uri terror attack previous year. However, senior BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu dismissed allegations of EVM tampering and blamed AAP for having failed to understand the mood of the nation. (more...)
Beer stores near Pine Ridge Indian Reservation may have to close Beer stores near Pine Ridge Indian Reservation may have to close
- April 30, 2017

The four stores sell 3.5 million cans of beer each year. The judges ruling came down on Thursday morning, and orders the NLCC to honor the renewals of the liquor licenses to the stores, upon application. "There are many of us here who do see the death, the dying and the devastation that the judge just ignored under the color of law". "As a Nebraskan I am troubled". (more...)
FDA Approves Regorafenib for Second-line in Hepatocellular Carcinoma FDA Approves Regorafenib for Second-line in Hepatocellular Carcinoma
- April 30, 2017

Regorafenib increased median overall survival to 10.6 months from 7.8 months with placebo. HCC originates in the liver and was the most common form of liver cancer. The known common side effects of Stivarga include diarrhea, abdominal and gastrointestinal pain, fatigue, hand-foot skin reaction, dysphonia, reduced appetite, hypertension, inflammation of the mucous membranes, fever, weight loss, nausea, infection, and rash. (more...)
Qld boy taken by parents back in hospital Qld boy taken by parents back in hospital
- April 30, 2017

Police have not disclosed the name of the boy was seen being taken by a 26-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man, who are apparently known to the child. "They still think that they have the right to feed my son this formula synthetic s**". "We were primarily concerned with the welfare of the child", Det Insp Ralston said. (more...)
Shahid Kapoor dances with baby Misha on this International Dance Day Shahid Kapoor dances with baby Misha on this International Dance Day
- April 30, 2017

Bollywood's new daddy cool Shahid Kapoor is enjoying the bliss of parenthood with adorable little Misha and they make for the cutest daddy daughter duo by far. And this was the first picture of her that they shared with the world! In the short video, the 36-year-old star can be seen shaking a leg with her daughter Misha. (more...)
US facing shortage of yellow fever vaccine for travelers US facing shortage of yellow fever vaccine for travelers
- April 29, 2017

Come July, the yellow fever vaccine could be tough to find. The CDC said that it's working alongside the FDA and Sanofi Pasteur to ensure a continuous supply of the vaccine. Yellow fever is perhaps the most risky of those five, however. Now, a growing outbreak in Brazil has health officials stretching the global supply once again. (more...)
Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare won't rush Wes Morgan back from injury Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare won't rush Wes Morgan back from injury
- April 29, 2017

So it's nice that the table has come out and shown there are lots of managers out there who might not win as many games as the top clubs but if you actually put it into perspective they're not doing a bad job. I'm really pleased we managed to get it and then we had to defend resiliently at times and we were also an attacking threat at time as well. Vardy made no mistake two minutes before half-time as Leicester won away from home in the top-flight for only the second time this season. (more...)
Doctors hope artificial wombs could someday save premature babies
- April 29, 2017

An "umbilical cord" attached to a machine outside the bag removes carbon dioxide and delivers oxygen and nutrients to the fetus. "People pursued it for about 60 years experimentally but we were able to do what others haven't been able to do and some of that is related to technology", said the fetal surgeon, who is director of the Center for Fetal Research at the Philadelphia hospital. (more...)
Energy drinks cause more change in heart rate than caffeine-only drinks Energy drinks cause more change in heart rate than caffeine-only drinks
- April 29, 2017

Responding to the findings, The British Soft Drinks Association's (BSDA), director general Gavin Partington said: "Caffeine in energy drinks is no different to caffeine in coffee so these findings are somewhat odd". Most energy drinks typically contained caffeine, added sugars, vitamins, such as B vitamins, and legal stimulants like guarana. According to the Inquistr, the energy drink group showed signs that their heart was "pausing" for 10 milliseconds in between beats. (more...)
Artificial womb may be a lifeline for premature babies Artificial womb may be a lifeline for premature babies
- April 29, 2017

Dr. Alan Flake , director of the Center for Fetal Research at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia , admits that more animal experiments are necessary before the tech can be used in human trials. And this week, Philadelphia physicians made significant strides towards a world where synthetic wombs are a reality. Scientists first developed a womb-like bag known as extra-uterine support device and tested its efficacy on preterm lamb. (more...)
Feds hope China softwood mission sends message to US Feds hope China softwood mission sends message to US
- April 29, 2017

In what the White House described as "a very amicable call" on Tuesday, Trump and Trudeau discussed the dairy trade in border states, as well as lumber imports into the US. At a meeting with United States' farmer and agricultural leaders, President Trump said that people do not realize that Canada has been very rough on the United States. (more...)
Chris Paul Owns Reporter Over Dumb Question at Press Conference
- April 29, 2017

The Los Angeles Clippers kept their season alive with a 98-93 road win over the Utah Jazz on Friday, tying the series at 3-3. Austin Rivers , who got the start for the first time in the playoffs after missing the first three games with a hamstring injury, came up big for the Clippers with 13 points, including three 3-pointers and was praised by his father/coach for his defense on Gordon Hayward , who hit just 3 of 9 from 3-point range. (more...)

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