Health Care


Target's MARIO KART Shopping Carts Seem Like a Potentially Dangerous Idea
- April 27, 2017

The Deluxe version includes all the tracks, karts and downloadable content from the original, while "there are also a few new characters to choose from". According to Forbes , the game scores even higher on Open Critic's review as it gives the game a stellar 93/100. I was pleasantly surprised with just how well online works in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe . (more...)
Bad News for Diet Soda Lovers Bad News for Diet Soda Lovers
- April 24, 2017

Drinking at least one artificially sweetened beverage daily was associated with nearly three times the risk of developing stroke or dementia. Sugar-sweetened beverages are known to raise risk for heart disease , obesity , diabetes and early death. (more...)
West Ham v Everton Betting Tips
- April 24, 2017

This was a blunt performance from Ronald Koeman's men, and the Dutchman's attempts to freshen up his sagging team with substitutes came to nothing. In a scrappy opening, the first shot on target came after 28 minutes as Nordveit's long-range effort was comfortably gathered by Stekelenburg. (more...)
April is Donate Life Month in Santa Maria April is Donate Life Month in Santa Maria
- April 24, 2017

Audrey Coleman & Counts Shanks from Arkansas Regional Organ Recovery Agency stopped by Fox 24 studios to talk about their initiative and how residents can register to donate. Second chances often create entirely new meanings. The challenge, she says, is that while 95 per cent of British Columbians agree with the concept of organ transplant, only about one million of the province's 4.4 million population have registered as organ donors. (more...)
Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to 'doubtful'
- April 23, 2017

Durant is considered questionable for Game 3, and Golden State has the luxury of allowing him to rest until he is 100 percent ready with this series firmly in control. But it's something that could potentially get worse and knock him out for two weeks. "He's frustrated", Kerr said. Nurkic missed the final seven games of the regular season and the first two playoff games at Golden State because of a nondisplaced fracture in his right leg. (more...)
Unilever strongly beats first quarter sales forecast Unilever strongly beats first quarter sales forecast
- April 22, 2017

Underlying sales exclude acquisitions, divestments and currency fluctuations. Unilver, the FTSE-listed Dutch owner of household brands such as Marmite, Hellman's and Cup-a-Soup, has reported an increase in turnover and sales. CEO of Unilever Paul Polman said the overall report "reflects our continued investment in both innovations and brand support, and reconfirms the strength of our long-term sustainable compounding growth model ". (more...)
Car dragged along highway after collision with tractor-trailer Car dragged along highway after collision with tractor-trailer
- April 22, 2017

Steimke approaches the truck driver after coming to a stop, and asks him why he continued to drive. A driver on the 15 Freeway in the Cajon Pass captured the incident on his cellphone. Do you think the truck driver knew what was going on or he was that oblivious? The driver was allowed to leave. Brian Steimke posted the Facebook video , in which you can hear him saying in disbelief, "Look at that". (more...)
NYC man accused of stalking Obama's daughter NYC man accused of stalking Obama's daughter
- April 20, 2017

He was removed from the building by Obama's Secret Service agents. According to the Daily News , Obama White House staffers had expressed frustration with the way paparazzi photographed the eldest Obama daughter when she was out in public because they feared it could fuel the sort of behavior Cardoso exhibited. (more...)
Boston Marathon retires Bib 261 for women's pioneer Switzer Boston Marathon retires Bib 261 for women's pioneer Switzer
- April 19, 2017

Monday. Meb Keflezighi, who in 2014 became the first American to win the race in over three decades, finished 13th in his final Boston Marathon. "I'm not sure how it can get any better than how everything went yesterday", race director Dave McGillivray said Tuesday at the annual day-after briefing. (more...)
Sheriff announces Drug Take-Back event
- April 18, 2017

With the addition of the Drug Take Back Box we hope to collect more throughout the year and also at the annual events. Last October, it was reported that Americans turned in 366 tons (over 730,000 pounds) of prescription drugs at nearly 5,200 drug take-back sites. (more...)
Easter Candy Sales Expected To Get Sweeter Easter Candy Sales Expected To Get Sweeter
- April 16, 2017

Scott Shalley . Part of the reason behind the surge in spending for Easter this year lies in the timing: It's a bit of a late bloomer, arriving three weeks later than it did in 2016, giving consumers more time to shop. About two out of five shoppers plan to buy flowers, decorations or greeting cards. Which makes Easter one of the busiest seasons for Mike Libs and The Chocolate Factory in Evansville. (more...)
Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit
- April 16, 2017

This law also speaks to a larger issue, which is that the federal government has issued no protections for these citizens. Senate Bill 6 stalled after several key House leaders, including Speaker Joe Straus, signaled that they had no intention of supporting it. (more...)
Every Indian should have a house by 2022: Modi Every Indian should have a house by 2022: Modi
- April 15, 2017

In order to verify the payment, the customer would require scanning their fingerprint on Merchant's fingerprint reading device. The Aadhaar card is an identity card based on their biometric and demographic data. IDFC Bank became the first Indian bank to launch Aadhaar-Pay based mobile app for merchants. While APB will serve as a repository between banks and customers, AEPS will authenticate the online process. (more...)
Farooq Abdullah confused over impact of stone pelting: Mehbooba Mufti Farooq Abdullah confused over impact of stone pelting: Mehbooba Mufti
- April 15, 2017

This is just so shocking!' the state's former chief minister and opposition leader Omar Abdullah posted on Twitter. International Human Rights activist and Chairperson of Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) Khurram Parvez compared the Indian army's act of tying the youth with that of the Israeli army's actions in Palestine. (more...)
U.S. threatens more pressure on Syria after missile strikes
- April 14, 2017

Thirty percent supported only US airstrikes, 26% backed only diplomatic talks, and 15% wanted no USA involvement whatsoever. Russian Federation maintains a close political and military alliance with President Bashar Assad's government and has been accused of supporting its attacks against Syrians opposed to Assad's rule - something Moscow adamantly denies. (more...)
United States panel issues new guidance on prostate cancer screening United States panel issues new guidance on prostate cancer screening
- April 12, 2017

For at-risk men, including men who are African-American, have a family history of prostate cancer, family history of breast cancer or the BRCA gene, and those who have been exposed to certain chemicals like fireman and veterans, as well as men over the age of 65 further assessment, is required. (more...)
CDC assisting investigation after dead bat found in salad at Florida Walmart CDC assisting investigation after dead bat found in salad at Florida Walmart
- April 10, 2017

Their risk of contracting rabies is low, but not zero, the CDC says. After lab testing, the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) could not determine whether the bat had rabies. On Saturday, the company Fresh Express announced a precautionary recall of some of its prepackaged salad mixes, after two people in Florida say they found a dead bat in their leafy greens. (more...)
Tottenham stages late fightback, wins 3-1 at Swansea
- April 08, 2017

Stewart Robson and Ross Dyer go toe-to-toe in week 32's Premier League predictor. "Definitely, definitely yes. I'm convinced". Pochettino introduced Vincent Janssen from the bench as Spurs began to turn up the pressure once more, but the Netherlands global was denied by a good block from the fearless Fabianski, who rushed from his line to close down the striker after Alli's reverse lob sent him through. (more...)
Almost One-Quarter of Adults Have Cancer-Causing HPV, Research Finds Almost One-Quarter of Adults Have Cancer-Causing HPV, Research Finds
- April 07, 2017

The study also showed evidence that the vaccine protected against three other high-risk HPV genotypes involved in the development of cervical cancer . That study found that, among girls and women ages 14 to 19, the prevalence of four high-risk strains of HPV (6, 11, 16 and 18) decreased from 11.5 percent in the years 2003 to 2006 to 4.3 percent in the years 2009 to 2012. (more...)
The state of Texas looks to combat distracted driving The state of Texas looks to combat distracted driving
- April 04, 2017

Technology allows us to make phone calls, dictate texts or emails and update social media while driving - all actions that are proven to increase crash risk. Beginning April 1 and running through April 21, the high-visibility law enforcement initiative will target motorists who engage in unsafe distracted driving behaviors such as talking on hand-held cell phones and sending text messages while driving. (more...)
As GOP schism grows, Trump attacks fellow Republicans As GOP schism grows, Trump attacks fellow Republicans
- March 31, 2017

No one is laughing now. Trump attacked the group of conservative lawmakers over Twitter Thursday, saying they "will hurt the entire Republican agenda" and "we must fight them". "The Democrats aren't for repealing Obamacare". Even if it had, several Republican senators had expressed reservations about it. "I have no doubt that that's gonna happen very quickly", President Trump said. (more...)
Windows update will bring 3-D, game tools and less clutter
- March 30, 2017

The Windows 10 Creators Update makes it super easy for anyone to broadcast their gameplay on Windows 10 and Xbox One via the built-in Beam broadcasting technology. The changes have been recently made and were first spotted by the Twitter user @WZorNET . Now, that sidebar has been replaced by a floating box. (more...)
President Trump to sign executive order to undo Obama's fossil fuels regulations
- March 28, 2017

But Trump's climate skepticism has struck a chord with many Republican voters. The prospect of withdrawing from the Paris Agreement has cast a shadow over global talks about the issue. Pruitt, however, maintains that the Trump administration can be pro-environment and pro-profit at the same time. Instead, he said the United States should act within the framework of the Clean Air Act. (more...)
All you need to know about the Maharashtra doctors' strike
- March 25, 2017

It all started in Mumbai , where a resident doctor was attacked by a patient's relative, leading to all resident doctors going on strike from Monday. A study at the government-run Safdarjung Hospital in Delhi has found that almost half of a sample of 151 doctors experienced some form of physical or verbal assaults over a 12-month period. (more...)
Air India bans Gaikwad, cancels ticket fearing backlash by employees
- March 25, 2017

The Federation of Indian Airlines (FIA) issued a statement on Friday saying that AI and the member airlines of the FIA that "includes IndiGo, Jet Airways, SpiceJet and Go Air have made a decision to ban this MP from flying on all our flights with immediate effect". (more...)
Bombay HC, CM Fadnavis ask doctors to resume duties, promise security Bombay HC, CM Fadnavis ask doctors to resume duties, promise security
- March 24, 2017

Patient services at many Delhi hospitals were affected on Thursday as resident doctors skipped duty in a show of solidarity for their colleagues in Maharashtra who have been on strike for the past four days demanding better security. In addition, doctors are calling for more security personnel and strict enforcement of the Doctors' Protection Act, which provides up to three years' imprisonment for violence against doctors. (more...)
USA cancer deaths linked to breast implants USA cancer deaths linked to breast implants
- March 23, 2017

ALCL appears to be more common in women whose implants have a textured-rather than smooth-surface, according to Medscape . While saline implants contain sterile salt water and can be inserted empty (to be infused during cosmetic surgery), silicone implants are pre-filled with silicone gel, whose texture closely resembles natural tissue. (more...)
Leonard, Aldridge help Spurs outlast Timberwolves Leonard, Aldridge help Spurs outlast Timberwolves
- March 23, 2017

Karl-Anthony Towns had a big night to lead the way for the Wolves, finishing with 25 points and 14 rebounds. Minnesota visits Los Angeles on Friday to face the Lakers. For a minute there, it was hard to remember why Minnesota was on the outside of the Western Conference playoff picture looking in. "It's a shame that we get three games like that, seeming like it's not important when they were the most important we played all season". (more...)
AT&T Workers Strike After Nearly a Year Without Contract AT&T Workers Strike After Nearly a Year Without Contract
- March 23, 2017

The workers are customer service representatives and technicians and they're picking call centers and offices in the two states. The California and Nevada workers "are some of the most highly paid union-represented employees in the company, and that will not change", AT&T also said. (more...)
'Piggy Bank' Turtle Dies After Swallowing Over 900 Coins 'Piggy Bank' Turtle Dies After Swallowing Over 900 Coins
- March 22, 2017

Eventually, the money formed a weight that cracked Bank's shell. "She at least had the chance to swim freely and eat happily before she passed", Dr Chansue added. A green sea turtle has a lifespan of about 80 years. Vets found around 1,000 Thai baht in Bank's stomach, causing her to become severely sick ( Daily Mail ). (more...)
A life saving drug Evolocumab will help in combating world's biggest killers
- March 21, 2017

Fuster also noted that in absolute numbers, the drug saved about two percent of lives. The company collaborated with several institutions, including Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and Imperial College London, to enroll about 27,000 patients with a history of cardiovascular disease who were already taking statins. (more...)
NCAA Tournament Second Round: No. 2 Louisville vs. No
- March 20, 2017

The win came a year after the Spartans suffered a shocking first-round NCAA Tournament loss as a No. 2 seed, and after they trailed 17-5 early in the game . He also dishes out 12 assists and pulling down seven rebounds. Kansas versus Michigan State could've been a predictable Final Four matchup in past seasons. (more...)
Fertility doctors given first licence to create baby with three genetic parents Fertility doctors given first licence to create baby with three genetic parents
- March 18, 2017

The UK's Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority publicly announced the decision on March 16, licensing the university to implement mitochondrial donation IVF techniques. Mitochondria only hold around 0.1 percent of a person's DNA , which is always inherited through the mother. One in 4,300 children are born with such severe symptoms they develop muscle weakness, blindness, deafness, seizures, learning disabilities, diabetes, heart and liver failure. (more...)
Six Nations: Victorious Eddie Jones fully aware of Ireland's threat Six Nations: Victorious Eddie Jones fully aware of Ireland's threat
- March 14, 2017

I'm a child of the 1990s and if you are going to say something rude you stick two fingers up and not one. Billy Vunipola accepts England have "come a long way" following their miserable 2015 World Cup campaign but are determined not to rest on their laurels when they seek fresh Grand Slam glory against Ireland . (more...)
PA Firefighter Killed in Crash with DUI Suspect Enroute to Call PA Firefighter Killed in Crash with DUI Suspect Enroute to Call
- March 14, 2017

A popular toy, known to consumer watchdogs for causing fires, claimed its first life in the USA over the weekend, spurring a federal investigation into the fire that killed a Harrisburg 3-year-old. Savannah Dominick, 10, is listed in critical condition in the pediatric intensive care unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital. Authorities said she was 3 years old, but family told NBC News she was just shy of her third birthday. (more...)
Malaysian UN workers leave North Korea Malaysian UN workers leave North Korea
- March 13, 2017

He showed his passport and said that he is now staying with his mother and sister. "I have given him my assurance that the government will do everything we can to ensure that they return home safely soon. Many speculate that North Korea somehow orchestrated the attack, which it denies. "Kim Jong-nam had been the biggest obstacle for Chairman Kim's pursuit of long-term power in North Korean society heavily influenced by Confucian culture", he said. (more...)
Korea constitutional court dismisses president Korea constitutional court dismisses president
- March 11, 2017

Acting Chief Justice Lee Jung-mi read the unanimous ruling from the eight-member panel on national TV, saying Park committed "acts that violated the Constitution and laws" and that "betrayed the trust of the people and were of the kind that can not be tolerated for the sake of protecting the Constitution". (more...)
More than 615000 customers without power Friday as restoration efforts continue More than 615000 customers without power Friday as restoration efforts continue
- March 11, 2017

The heavy winds that hit MI on Wednesday made history, causing the largest number of outages DTE Energy's has had to fix at once. DTE said people should consider all downed power lines as being live and should stay at least 20 feet away from all downed power lines and anything the power lines might touch. (more...)
Study Discovers Consumption of Soy Can Reduce Risk of Mortality Study Discovers Consumption of Soy Can Reduce Risk of Mortality
- March 11, 2017

But Glass, who was not part of the study team, pointed out that young women diagnosed with breast cancer should think about having their eggs or embryos cryopreserved before treatment because the most common chemotherapy drug given can damage the ovaries, playing havoc with fertility. (more...)
Oregon Ducks Dillon Brooks Named Erving Award Finalist
- March 09, 2017

In the final AP Top 25 ranking of the season, OR finds themselves entrenched in the No. 5 spot. If Leaf is good to go on Thursday against the victor of Washington-USC, it is possible he will not be at 100%, but getting back into rhythm will be important and will help him as the Bruins try to win three games in a row to capture the Pac-12 Tournament Championship. (more...)

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