Health


SC strikes down ban on Padmavati SC strikes down ban on Padmavati
- January 22, 2018

Whether to screen the film or not will be based on orders received from Mumbai . Ahmedabad chief of Rajput Karni Sena said, "We will not allow the film to be released in Ahmedabad theatres". The threat comes after a day of SC clearing Bhansali's conflict-ridden film Padmaavat and suspending the ban orders by the states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and Haryana. (more...)
Doctors say deadly flu season hasn't peaked yet Doctors say deadly flu season hasn't peaked yet
- January 22, 2018

She says the flu vaccine is less protective than hoped for this year, because it only protects against certain strains and often mutations occur, but that doesn't mean you should not get a flu shot . If it's any comfort, however, these stats don't compare with last season, when 110 flu-related deaths were recorded. "Everyone is at risk of getting influenza and the best way to protect themselves is by getting the flu shot and making sure that they themselves are protected and their loved ... (more...)
Asda and Aldi ban sale of energy drinks to under 16s Asda and Aldi ban sale of energy drinks to under 16s
- January 21, 2018

Sainsbury's said: "From March 1 we'll prevent the sale of high-caffeine energy drinks to under-16s". The NASUWT has campaigned for more awareness concerning the impact energy drinks have after members claimed consumption rendered pupils "unteachable' in the classroom". (more...)
Federer beats the heat for win Federer beats the heat for win
- January 21, 2018

They pair are both 30, former world number ones and were the only two Australian Open winners left in the women's draw , but there was only one player in it. "It's good to win on my birthday and it's always a tough match against Donna". I'm happy I played at night-time. In the second stanza, the six-time Australian Open champion continued to dominate, although there was a point when those in attendance feared an injury may be about to end Djokovic's chances. (more...)
Government shutdown would put CDC flu program on hold Government shutdown would put CDC flu program on hold
- January 21, 2018

Tammi Thomas. Researchers said the findings shed new light on the potential importance of airborne transmission because of the large quantities of infectious virus being exhaled from people suffering from flu. Those are the only people she'll prescribe symptom-reducing Tamiflu to. For more established individuals, the CDC gauges passings in view of pneumonia and flu. (more...)
Student shoots dead principal in Haryana Student shoots dead principal in Haryana
- January 21, 2018

The student, who is said to have recently completed 18 years, walked inside the office of Swami Vivekanand School principal Ritu Chhabra around noon and fired four shots from the licenced revolver of the student's father. During investigation, it came to light that the student stole his father's licensed revolver by breaking the wooden Almirah at his home. The student, law enforcement sources said, has been upset over being rusticated from the institution. (more...)
Senate fails to pass new budget, House shutdown begins in US Senate fails to pass new budget, House shutdown begins in US
- January 20, 2018

The failure of the motion means that President Donald Trump will mark exactly one year since taking office with the first shuttered government in five years. Huddled negotiations by Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer in the last minutes before midnight were unsuccessful, and the USA government technically ran out of money at midnight. (more...)
Scientists Record Breakthrough In Early Detection Of Cancer Scientists Record Breakthrough In Early Detection Of Cancer
- January 20, 2018

The blood test found signs of cancer in about 70 percent of the participants, according to the researchers. When cancerous tumors form, they release small fragments of mutated DNA and proteins into the bloodstream, and these can act as markers for cancer. (more...)
Range Resources (NYSE:RRC) Given Buy Rating at Barclays
- January 20, 2018

The stock decreased 3.58% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $15.88. About 7,923 shares traded. Range Resources (NYSE: RRC ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 24th. Wealthfront holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Range Resources Corporation (NYSE: RRC ) for 34,544 shares. Since October 26, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $729,062 activity. (more...)
Zimbabwe's president says elections to be in May or June Zimbabwe's president says elections to be in May or June
- January 20, 2018

In Mozambique, President Mnangagwa is expected to hold a bilateral meeting with his counterpart Fillipe Nyusi as well as Zimbabwean business people based in that country. Zimbabwe leader, Emmerson Mnangagwa , has offered "tips" on how to become a president. Mnangagwa, who took over from long ruling Mugabe after a military intervention, said the operation had discovered that huge funds were illegally externalised. (more...)
Flu deaths reach 12 in Georgia as flu remains widespread Flu deaths reach 12 in Georgia as flu remains widespread
- January 20, 2018

Joseph's Hospital in Orange. During the same week, 14,401 new lab-confirmed cases of the flu were reported, bringing the season total to 74, 562. This year's flu season has been brutal on the mainland, and is responsible for dozens of deaths. (more...)
Rohingya refugee leaders draw up demands ahead of repatriation Rohingya refugee leaders draw up demands ahead of repatriation
- January 20, 2018

In the face of criticism from some quarters over limiting the movement of Rohingya refugees outside their camps in Cox's Bazar, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's Information and Communication technology (ICT) Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy stated that the Bangladesh administration had to introduce the policy to ensure the security of citizens. (more...)
U.S. government shutdown begins after failure to pass spending Bill U.S. government shutdown begins after failure to pass spending Bill
- January 20, 2018

During remarks to reporters , White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney said the federal government is preparing for a government shutdown. Republicans and Democrats are at loggerheads over a solution that would protect almost 700,000 younger immigrants from being deported. (more...)
Doctor confident Trump will complete his term 'with no medical issues' Doctor confident Trump will complete his term 'with no medical issues'
- January 20, 2018

Jackson said Trump "actively asked" him for the cognitive exam so he could put to rest speculation over his mental fitness. There are 18 Trump golf courses around the world, and he has played quite a bit during the first year of his presidency, though the exact number of times is unclear because the White House has declined to confirm it. (more...)
New blood test can detect eight types of cancer New blood test can detect eight types of cancer
- January 20, 2018

Currently, the CanerSEEK test is being tested in patients not diagnosed with cancer. The research was published on Friday in the global journal Science , and also had input from Italian researchers. Another concern is whether the false-positive rate might be higher in the general population, says Catherine Alix-Panabières, a cancer researcher at the University of Montpellier in France. (more...)
Flu virus can be spread by simply breathing Flu virus can be spread by simply breathing
- January 20, 2018

That's because the virus can be spread just by breathing, a new study confirms. "This confirms what the epidemiology data have shown for years", he said, adding that infectious virus carrying aerosols can float in the air in any setting where someone is sick with flu, whether it be a building, subway, plane, or a store. (more...)
Illness Associated With Sprouts Served at Jimmy John's Illness Associated With Sprouts Served at Jimmy John's
- January 20, 2018

Neither case is from McLean County, according to the county health department. They determined the sprouts were the most likely culprit. Two of the cases have affected IL residents who fell ill on December 20 and December 26. Health officials say children, older adults, pregnant women and people with compromised immune systems should never eat raw sprouts, including alfalfa, clover, radish or mung bean sprouts, because they're a known source of foodborne illness. (more...)
House passes bill to keep government open House passes bill to keep government open
- January 20, 2018

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, which used to be called the Food Stamp Program, would continue to be funded and SNAP benefits would continue to be distributed. "I don't think it's overwhelming, but I think it passes". "All the signals coming from DC today appear to be the posturing of who's to blame when the shutdown happens, not solutions of how to prevent it". (more...)
Hey Vikings fans...be careful in Philly Hey Vikings fans...be careful in Philly
- January 20, 2018

However, the defense will need to be just as unforgiving as it was against the Falcons last week . Taking all of this into consideration, let's look at what to expect come Sunday between the Eagles and Vikings to see which team has the best chance of moving on to Super Bowl 52 . (more...)
Lawmakers working on last-minute deal for spending bill Lawmakers working on last-minute deal for spending bill
- January 20, 2018

President Trump says a government shutdown could happen and he blames Democrats. "Extending the program for the long term should be a no-brainer for Congress and the president", said Cathleen Bennett, New Jersey Hospital Association president and CEO, and former state commissioner of the Department of Health. (more...)

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