Medicine

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:39

Mr Duterte's war on drugs has caused worldwide alarm and fierce criticism from some UN rapporteurs and officials, including UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, who on Friday said Mr Duterte should submit himself for a psychiatric examination.

by | March 14, 2018 | 09:36

Stemming the risk requires a range of public health measures, Lanphear said in a journal news release, such as "abating older housing, phasing out lead-containing jet fuels, replacing lead-plumbing lines and reducing emissions from smelters and lead battery facilities".

by | March 14, 2018 | 05:05

Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih told CNN last week that "litigation and liability are a big concern in the US". After months of tireless assurances by Riyadh officials that the Aramco listing is going according to plan and will take place as scheduled in the second half of this year, now the Financial Times has let the cat out of the bag.

by | March 13, 2018 | 04:13

Tom Izzo maintains that all focus should be on basketball moving forward in March, but there are plenty of questions that surround the MSU basketball program, as well as the athletics department as a whole. MI now is tied for No. 10 in the PairWise rankings, which is what the NCAA selection committee uses to choose and place teams. And it puts pressure on teams with penetrating guards Zavier Simpson and Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman.

by | March 13, 2018 | 04:04

Karti's counsel has claimed that there is a threat to his client's life in Tihar Jail as the prison is populated by several terrorists and hardened criminals who had been convicted following investigations by various central agencies during the time when P Chidambaram was the Union home minister.

by | March 13, 2018 | 04:01

Disease X isn't a recently recognized killer pathogen . WHO's Research and Development (R&D) Blueprint list tries to distinguish diseases that represent a general health hazard due to their potential for starting a plague and for which there are no, or deficient, countermeasures.

by | March 13, 2018 | 03:57

The clinic also sent out emails to two other groups of patients about the failure - an estimated 100 patients who had tissue in the problematic tank and another tank, and then a second group whose embryos and eggs remained undamaged. Herbert told the Post some of the eggs in the tank had been tested, and were undamaged. The couple says their embryos are now no longer viable. The only way to determine if they've been damaged is to let them thaw, but they can not be frozen again.

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:27

Kenya Sevens Rugby team on Monday lost 31-12 to Fiji in the final of the Vancouver Sevens in Canada . Fiji Airways Fijian 7s team captain Seremaia Tuwai was speechless after winning the Canada 7s. Alasio Naduva and Paula Dranisinukula also scored after the break. Kenya ended United States hopes of building on their victory last weekend in Las Vegas with a dramatic 24-19 semi-final victory over the Eagles.

by | March 12, 2018 | 06:34

The first African-American president of the United States is reportedly in talks with the online television and video service for a deal to stream "inspirational stories" produced by the couple, the New York Times reports . Michelle Obama would also be involved in programs focusing on issues she supported during the Obamas' White House years, such as childhood nutrition and ways to combat obesity.

by | March 12, 2018 | 03:46

They have such notable wins against Maryland and Syracuse . UCLA recorded a quarterfinal win over #5 seed Stanford before falling to the eventual conference champion and top seed Arizona in overtime. The 68-team NCAA Tournament field is set, and for the second consecutive year, the Florida State men's basketball team is going dancing. Some questioned whether the Wildcats were legitimate after losing three straight games in the Bahamas.

by | March 12, 2018 | 01:48

It raises the minimum age to buy rifles from 18 to 21 and creates a waiting period on sales. Scott previously said he believed it was the job of the police to protect students at teachers from shooters. The Florida House and Senate earlier this week voted to send the bill to the Republican governor for approval in wake of the deadly February shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School .

by | March 11, 2018 | 03:45

On Wednesday, South Carolina released the latest numbers for flu deaths in the state. Dr Quick warns a mutation of an avian flu could wipe out a significant portion of the globe, as the strain can often mix with influenza in other wild animals before it reaches humans, making it more powerful and sometimes more deadly.

by | March 11, 2018 | 03:23

The 31-year-old died just hours before Viola were due to play Udinese, with all Serie A matches on Sunday were postponed in honour of the former Italy global. Inter coach, Luciano Spalletti, was also there. Six of the seven Serie A matches that were postponed because of Fiorentina captain Davide Astori's death have been rescheduled for the first week of April.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:20

Arkansas had the biggest lead in the game with an advantage of 14 at one point. In the first, Barford had 28 points and five rebounds and the Razorbacks defeated the Volunteers 95-93. Keith Stone drained four 3-pointers and scored 22 points to pace the Gators (20-12), who figure to receive an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament on Sunday night.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:06

But it was not enough to fully overturn the two goal advantage Australia had given themselves seconds before as Lachlan Sharp added to Blake Govers' early second half effort. After the third goal, the floodgates had opened, Gurjant Singh scored the fourth goal of the match after some clever piece of work from Talwinder. Gleghorne had a short corner blocked with just over four minutes remaining, before England removed Pinner to use Brendan Creed as a kicking-back.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:39

Some of the samples were provided in the 1980s. The hospital said in its statement that "independent experts" will look into how the mistake occurred and how it can be prevented in the future. There appears to have been an equipment failure at a long-term storage tank containing liquid nitrogen at the University Hospitals Fertility Center, NBC News reported.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:28

Bhaskararaman, arrested last month. Unperturbed with the high court's order, Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta , who is appearing for both the CBI and the ED in the case, told the trial court that Karti's custodial interrogation by the CBI was needed to confront him with the recovery of fresh incriminating documents.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:12

TURKEY'S PRESIDENT RECEP TAYYIP ERDOGAN, reaffirming his vows that Turkey would not limit itself to clearing the Afrin region of the Kurdish People's Protection Units militia. According to him, deployment of YPG militants to north-western Syria is being held under control of the USA military in the region. Washington has backed the group in the fight against ISIS.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:09

While Toys "R" Us isn't out of the game just yet, the effects of its bankruptcy proceedings are already starting to show themselves. "It's like nostalgia. But even in years when Toys R Us performed well, the debt payments ate into its profits and kept the company from investing in much need improvements to its stores and its online operations.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:10

St. John's had the highest rate with 8.5 per cent, followed by Calgary with 7.9 per cent. Poor economists considered and data on wage growth, as the growth rate decreased from 3.3% in January to 3.1% in February. In January, Ohio employment in goods-producing industries, at 921,500, increased 1,300 over the month; gains in construction (+2,600) and mining/logging (+100) outweighed losses in manufacturing (-1,400).

by | March 09, 2018 | 05:49

Articles about the study include headlines like " Opioids no better than Tylenol for treating chronic pain, study finds " and " Prescription opioids fail rigorous new test for chronic pain ". Changes in the level of pain were asked and measured through a "Brief Pain Inventory Interference Scale" or BPI severity scale. "We already knew opioids were more risky than other treatment options, because they put people at risk for accidental death and addiction", Krebs told Reuters .

by | March 09, 2018 | 05:39

On his part, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Youth and Sport, Mr. Olusade Adesola said the present of the trophy in Nigeria will stimulate the government to support the Super Eagles to do well at the competition. "We have worked very hard for it and we will continue to make Nigeria proud", Dalung said. The trophy was transported from Uganda to Nigeria where it is scheduled to tour two cities, Abuja and Lagos.

by | March 09, 2018 | 05:29

Staff still on board after the latest round of redundancies will be handed a bonus of five per cent of annual salary, with 85,500 partners sharing out a pot worth £74 million, down from £89.4 million the previous year. Sir Charlie Mayfield, chairman of John Lewis Partnership , said: "As we anticipated, 2017 was a challenging year". Waitrose has seen like-for-like sales rise 2.4% since the year-end.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:52

Two years after the legislation was passed, the DOE conducted the study to look at how Daylight Saving impacted energy use. ( 2) The state of Montana is exempt from daylight savings time, as allowed by federal law . MT State Senator Ryan Osmundson (R-Buffalo) introduced a bill in the state Legislature previous year to exempt Montana from the time change. The golf industry says one extra month of Daylight Saving time can generate up to £246.6 million a year in extra sales and fees.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:38

Karnataka lokayukta P Vishwanatha Shetty was stabbed in his office in Bengaluru . Police have arrested the assailant Tejraj Sharma and rushed the Lokayukta to a private hospital. 'The man was immediately detained, Bengaluru Commissioner of Police T Suneel Kumar told reporters here. "The gunman was standing guard outside Shetty's chamber and the CCTV is also installed, Siddaramaiah said, adding, ".

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:35

The "frenzied" scale of unspeakable violence against the minority Muslim Rohingya community in Myanmar has shifted to a "lower intensity campaign of terror and forced starvation", seemingly meant to drive the remaining Rohingyas from their homeland, a senior United Nations human rights official has warned.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:32

As the popularity of e-cigarettes continues to grow, a new warning comes from researchers: Teenagers who try vaping are ingesting numerous same chemicals that make traditional cigarettes so deadly. The researchers then compared their results with 20 teenagers who did not smoke. In 2016, more than two million USA middle and high school students used e-cigarettes in the past 30 days, including 4.3 percent of middle school students and 11.3 percent of high school students, compared with 3.2 ...

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:15

But Xi Jinping apparently wants to stick around longer than that, and the People's Congress will nearly certainly grant him his wish. At the meeting of the National People's Congress, this year's military spending was unveiled. "It is natural for the initiative to face challenges in its early stage", he said , adding that China welcomes all parties to work together to pursue shared benefits through dialogue and collaboration.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:15

It noted that the test only checks for three of more than 1,000 known BRCA mutations and that a negative result does not rule out increased cancer risk. The approval comes four years after the FDA threw the brakes on 23andMe's race across the consumer genetic testing landscape in a November 2013 warning letter that amounted to a cease-and-desist order.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:01

This will allow the Eagles to look for a trade for Vinny Curry if they still wish to do so. The Eagles are approximately $10 million over the $177.2-million salary cap. Curry paced the Eagles with 41 hurries in 2017 but finished with just three sacks. In Johnson, the Eagles are losing a lightly-used 23-year-old wide receiver.

by | March 08, 2018 | 00:57

There were variations in these rates among states in the Northeast and Southeast regions, with some states seeing significant increases and others experiencing nonsignificant decreases . Emergency departments at SSM Health St. Mary's in both Madison and Sun Prairie started a program where people who overdose are encouraged to seek drug treatment.

by | March 08, 2018 | 00:57

Since October, 23,324 people have been hospitalized for influenza-associated complications. Like most years, Campbell County Health implemented visiting restrictions at the Legacy Living and Rehabilitation Center in January. It had been driven by a kind of flu that tends to put more people in the hospital and cause more deaths, and officials lately are seeing less of that.

by | March 07, 2018 | 10:23

She wrote, " Shammi, aunty to me and a great actor of yesteryears passed away today". In the 90s, she played the quintessential lovable grandmother in several films including Coolie No 1 , Hum, Mardon Wali Baat , Gurudev , Gopi Kishan , Hum Saath-Saath Hain and Imtihaan .

by | March 07, 2018 | 09:41

However, someone mixed up the men's identification tags and the wrong man had his skull opened, the publication reported. It was during the surgery that doctors discovered the error when they failed to find a blood clot. the [other] two were received in the general ward where they are recuperating". " I'm feeling better, although there is slight pain from the post-operative wounds ", he told the Nation in an interview.

by | March 07, 2018 | 09:27

In Wisconsin , visits spiked 107 percent between July 2016 and September 2017, compared with 105 percent in DE, and 81 percent in Pennsylvania, with by far the largest population of the three. However, New Orleans Emergency Medical Services administered naloxone, the drug used to revive patients suffering from a drug overdose, to 1,224 patients in 2017.