Medicine

by | September 01, 2017 | 21:56

In the study, published in the journal Current Biology , some were told it was fine to yawn while others were told to stifle the urge. Now scientists investigating contagious yawning claim to have discovered what causes us to behave in this fashion.

by | September 01, 2017 | 20:24

Public health officials have confirmed two cases of West Nile virus (WNV), including one West Nile-related death, in Northwest Georgia and are urging the public to take precautions to prevent the mosquito-borne disease. You can find more information on West Nile Virus from SCDHEC on their website and YouTube channel . You can protect yourself from mosquito bites by applying a mosquito repellant that contains 30% DEET, wearing long sleeves and trousers at dawn and dusk and removing ...

by | September 01, 2017 | 17:27

State Attorney Brad King's office will handle a new sentencing for Jermaine Foster, who was previously sentenced to death following a 1994 murder conviction. Ayala, who was elected a year ago as state attorney in the 9th Judicial Circuit, argued that Scott overstepped his authority. "She unilaterally made a decision to not stand on the side of victims and their families, which is completely sickening", Scott said.

by | September 01, 2017 | 15:45

The second time, neighbors Debra and Dale Krein filed a nuisance suit against Szewc and her husband, Jon Updegraff, that claimed the couple had not taken the necessary steps to prevent dogs on their property from "barking incessantly". However, the Kreins argued that while the money compensated them for several years of disruption, it wouldn't stop the problem. Szewc and Updegraff did not include the farm-use defense in their answer to the second amended complaint.

by | September 01, 2017 | 10:47

The man later withdrew the petition after an out-of-court settlement. Police sources said the plan was to make the sect chief reach the place where thousands of his followers had assembled in Panchkula , about one km from the court complex.

by | September 01, 2017 | 04:17

Cricketer A.T. Rayudu's SUV allegedly hit an elderly person who was on his morning walk. The incident took place in Hyderabad on Thursday morning where Rayudu's vehicle hit an old man on the road. Earlier, he had a verbal spat on the cricket field with the veteran Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh during an IPL match in 2016. Rayudu did not have any of it and snubbed Bhajji.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:58

Deaths involving synthetic opioids rose as the supply of fentanyl increased drastically around 2013. Twenty of those have resulted in death and the vast majority involved opioids. On the street in front of the NYC Morgue, community members and elected officials will publicly memorialize New Yorkers who have died of overdose and highlight specific government actions that can save lives.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:41

During arguments on the quantum of sentence , the CBI prosecutor said the act of the Dera chief was one of "custodial rape" and that he had "shattered the faith and exploited both the victims physically and psychologically". As Ram Rahim refused to come out of the court room, the police had to forcefully drag him out. Soon after the verdict, the Dera chief Ram Rahim's followers went on a rampage in Panchkula and Delhi.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:34

We were unable to clear actually what happened because of the dust which covered up the collapsed building. The Zone 1 DCP Dr Manoj Sharma has said that three people have been rescued so far from the debris. They are also responsible for the recent waterlogging incidents that happened in the city. The four-storey high apartment building collapsed at around 08:40 am on Thursday morning when most of the people were getting ready to leave for work.

by | August 31, 2017 | 22:59

When seen according to ethnicities, Asian-American dads, especially Japanese- and Vietnamese-American dads were an average of 36 years and over. Factors such as the increased availability of contraception, as well as the increased entry of women into the workforce, may have played a role in the rising age of both men and women at the time of their children's birth, the researchers said.

by | August 31, 2017 | 16:47

The fatal online Blue Whale game has claimed its first victim in Uttar Pradesh's Hamirpur district, police said on Monday. The image of a Blue Whale along with the words Blue Whale was found carved on his left fore-arm. Though no case has been reported from the city so far but the police are not taking any chances."The teenagers and young adults look for adventure and the desire for social acceptance".

by | August 31, 2017 | 12:22

The prosecution said the defendants between February 14 and April 12 on Obokun Street, Ilupeju, while armed with guns and other unsafe weapons, captured and detained Duru Donatus. On Tuesday , David Igbodo, the lawyer to the police on the case of fundamental rights against the law enforcement agency in relation to Evans , said the investigation into his alleged crime was nearly concluded.

by | August 31, 2017 | 11:32

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo broke down in tears during a Tuesday press conference as he told the stunning story of heroism and sacrifice. As was protocol, he informed his chain of command and tried to get to the closest command post in Kingwood, but got caught in flood waters under an overpass near the Hardy Toll Road and Beltway 8.

by | August 31, 2017 | 10:28

Evacuation Order: Lumpkin Road from Forbestown Road to Station 51 and all connecting roads. Cal Fire reports the fire has grown to 1,000 acres, with no percentage of containment. Several structures have been burned by the Ponderosa Fire burning near Ponderosa Way and Lumpkin Road in Butte County . Evacuations are still in progress, authorities say.

by | August 31, 2017 | 08:35

Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst at GasBuddy, said the national average could climb as much as 10 cents a gallon this week, followed by another gain of 5 to 10 cents next week. 1 refinery in the US that is controlled by Saudi Aramco, began a controlled shutdown early Wednesday due to "increasing local flood conditions". The high mid-90s output percentage for refineries at this time of year is normal because "demand from motorists peaks during the summer", DeHaan added.

by | August 31, 2017 | 06:40

If you want to give online , go directly to a charity's website. If you give online, make sure the site is secure. Some phony charities use names or websites that sound or look like those of respected, legitimate organizations. The BBB urges donors to be cautious and ask the charity about its transportation and distribution plans, and to be wary of organizations without disaster relief experience.

by | August 31, 2017 | 05:43

Jaundice, an early symptom of pancreatic cancer and a number of other diseases, is caused by a buildup of bilirubin . "The ability to detect signs of jaundice when bilirubin levels are minimally elevated - but before they're visible to the naked eye - could enable an entirely new screening program for at-risk individuals", the researchers said in a statement.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:40

To protect yourself from West Nile virus, officials recommend wearing light-coloured trousers and a long-sleeved shirt when outside. "The positive bird means that residents of Buffalo County need to be more cautious to prevent mosquito bites", April Loeffler, Health Officer said.

by | August 30, 2017 | 23:45

Doctors have successfully completed the first stage of a tricky operation to separate conjoined twins who were fused together at the head. It is very rare: Out of every 3 million children, only one is a conjoined twin; and out of all conjoined twins, only 2% are craniophagus twins.

by | August 30, 2017 | 21:39

In this type of therapy, patients' own immune cells are modified ex vivo to include a gene for the vehicle protein, which directs them to attack leukemia cells carrying the CD19 antigen. However, tisagenlecleucel (also known as CTL019) can cause severe side effects, particularly a condition called cytokine release syndrome (CRS) that can become life-threatening.

by | August 30, 2017 | 21:02

Overall, the party won 24.3 percent of the votes in the election a year ago, making it the second-largest group after Merkel's center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in the regional parliament of Saxony-Anhalt. She still believed in multiculturalism despite the fact that her extraordinary religious tolerance fails to convince the Muslims to integrate and assimilate with others in Germany .

by | August 30, 2017 | 20:59

They said that the number of cervical cancer cases have dropped since the vaccine was introduced in many different areas of the U.S. "This campaign has been well-orchestrated and has involved the direct targeting of parents, teenage girls and teachers with disinformation that has no foundation in science or medicine", he said.

by | August 30, 2017 | 20:07

The Firm has ATR of 1.13 that is explaining range of a day's trading is high-low; ATR expands it to yesterday's closing price. Visa Inc now has $237.80 billion valuation. WMT has diverse figures for different time frames; starting from week's performance moved down -0.86% in last five regular trading sessions. Ibm Retirement Fund accumulated 73,894 shares.

by | August 30, 2017 | 18:56

The agency said that the illnesses started to appear on March 1, and the diagnoses continued until August 3. In five months, as the outbreak spread, 16 people were hospitalized. Almost half of the victims were 5 or younger. The results proved that the strain of salmonella in human outbreaks is genetically closely linked to the bacteria carried by these turtles.

by | August 30, 2017 | 17:28

Also, pacemaker-dependent patients may want to be in a facility where they have access to a temporary pacemaking system in case of a loss of functionality during the update. St. Jude patched the products after short-seller Muddy Waters Capital outlined the vulnerability in a report. The FDA and U.S. Department of Homeland Security confirmed that the St.

by | August 30, 2017 | 15:09

The U.S. Coast Guard is saying they responded to a report of an unresponsive man in New Haven Harbor late Sunday morning. The two men left from a Cleveland marina Monday morning. The Coast Guard launched a response boat, an airplane, and a helicopter to assist with the search. Both men were wearing life jackets that somehow came off.

by | August 30, 2017 | 13:27

Kenya joins a list of nearly a dozen African countries that have tried to ban the bags that environmentalists say harm both soil and water, and mar tourist sites. "If we continue like this, by 2050, we will have more plastic in the ocean than fish", said Habib El-Habr, an expert on marine litter working with the U.N.

by | August 30, 2017 | 11:13

It appears to have started when Dr. Nainwal, the obstetrician, questioned whether the patient had eaten before the operation. Another incident of medical negligence came into the limelight recently at Jodhpur's Umaid Hospital where two doctors were got into a verbal spat inside the operation theater during a C-Section process of a pregnant woman.

by | August 30, 2017 | 10:22

If in case it does not appear, click on "Profile Setting" and then " Link Aadhaar ". The petitioners' allegation that government's notification of making Aadhaar linking compulsory is a violation of the Right to Privacy holds significance in view of the top court's last week judgement that ruled that privacy is a fundamental right .

by | August 30, 2017 | 07:51

Residents and pets evacuate Houston during Harvey . Because the storm is still pounding, the SPCA is unsure how strong its impact will be on the area pet population, but the group is fielding offers from individuals and rescue groups willing to donate or transport and foster displaced animals.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:16

Researchers found carb consumption in the highest versus lowest quintile was associated with a nealry 30% increased risk of total mortality. Health experts have controversially called for an overhaul of dietary guidelines after a large global study found a diet high in carbohydrate is associated with greater risk of premature death, not a diet high in fat.

by | August 29, 2017 | 20:53

StemImmune, a biopharmaceutical company engaged in cutting-edge R&D of adult human stem cell-based therapies for the treatment of cancer, is fully cooperating with the FDA about the development of its stem cell-based investigational cancer therapy.

by | August 29, 2017 | 18:32

Police have not revealed exactly how much they stole as they shared surveillance footage of the heist. The incident occurred at a Citizens Bank near Tannersville, WNEP reported. One of the women stood at the door while the other approached the counter with a gun, Fox 29 reports . Each woman was wearing a black nun's habit and veil.

by | August 29, 2017 | 17:53

It had also roiled energy markets and caused damage estimated to be in the billions of dollars, with rebuilding likely to last beyond Trump's current four-year term in office. "We don't wait for someone to come and help we just go out and do it", she said. Ground transportation in Houston , Galveston, and surrounding areas will continue to be extremely limited in the coming week, as flooding has closed most of the main freeways.

by | August 29, 2017 | 17:54

The storm is set to bring more downpours to Houston , the state's biggest city, with the life-threatening flooding predicted to peak on Wednesday and Thursday. "Disruptions to refineries , production and trade will also make the weekly Energy Information Administration (EIA) data even noisier and less useful as a high frequency indicator at the very time OPEC needs it most", they added.