Medical

West Nile virus found in Mitchell

West Nile virus found in Mitchell For information about West Nile virus , visit the CDC website here. A second round of larviciding was scheduled for the first week of August. Symptoms of the WNV usually appear within a week after being bitten by an infected mosquito, although many people can be infected and not develop any symptoms, or only develop very mild symptoms. [Full Article...]

Prehistoric crocodile named after Motorhead's Lemmy

Prehistoric crocodile named after Motorhead's Lemmy This handout image released by the Trustees of the Natural History Museum in London on August 8, 2017 shows an artists rendering of a Lemmysuchus , a Jurassic-era sea-dwelling crocodile. "Natural History Museum curator Lorna Steel was still mourning the demise of her favorite band, and suggested that it should be named after her musical hero". [Full Article...]

Duterte offers P2-M bounty for each cop conspiring with Parojinogs

Duterte offers P2-M bounty for each cop conspiring with Parojinogs He added that he wanted the cops allegedly conspiring with the powerful Parojinog clan "better dead". The announcement of the bounty came days after police raids killed Ozamiz City Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr. That is my warning. On August 2, Duterte defended the policemen who conducted the anti-drug operations against Parojinog, insisting that they were just following his order to "destroy... [Full Article...]

Marijuana smokers have greater risk of death from high blood pressure

Marijuana smokers have greater risk of death from high blood pressure For each year of marijuana use , the HR was 1.04 (95% CI, 1-1.07). As a growing number of countries move to decriminalise marijuana , understanding whether its use increases cardiovascular mortality is beginning to look like a public health priority. [Full Article...]

CM shoots off yet another letter to PM on fishermen

CM shoots off yet another letter to PM on fishermen Chennai , Aug 9 DMK today termed as "atrocious" the arrest of 49 Indian fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy, saying it amounted to "impeding" the deep sea fishing initiative launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently. Fishermen of two countries are often jailed for accidentally crossing into each other's territory. "I sincerely urge you to take up this matter personally with the highest au... [Full Article...]

Short Interest in Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) Expands By 19.1%

Short Interest in Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) Expands By 19.1% For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Fitbit Inc .is -121.1%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 94.6%. The top 5 institutional holders, in ascending order, are as follows: DNB ASSET MANAGEMENT AS with 16.35 million shares, VANGUARD GROUP INC with 11.24 million shares, FOUNDRY GROUP, LLC with 6.8 million shares, COATUE MANAGEMENT LLC with 5.25 million shares, and... [Full Article...]

London 2017 Norovirus Outbreak Sees Hotel Floor Under Quarantine

Makwala claimed had he been British he would have been permitted to compete. "Lets hope they will allow me to run my final tomorrow". I'm pretty sure I'll be in the mix with these guys. . Pre-race favourite Wayde van Niekerk dominated the one-lap sprint in London , easing up at the line and still winning by almost half a second, in 43.98, over Bahamian Steven Gardiner . [Full Article...]

Colorectal Cancer Rates Rising, Experts Unsure Why

Colorectal Cancer Rates Rising, Experts Unsure Why Stephen Edge said. Rising death rates in those aged 50 to 54 years likely reflect the aging of more recent birth cohorts, who have higher risk for colorectal cancer , as well as lower screening rates compared with those aged 55 years and older, which were 46% vs. [Full Article...]

Woman contracts 'traumatising' infection using dirty makeup brush

Woman contracts 'traumatising' infection using dirty makeup brush We all know it's good practice - and frankly, just plain good hygiene - to give your makeup brushes a good scrub every once in a while. "Within an hour my entire face swelled up and HURT". She went on to explain that because the infection was on her face, it ended up being very risky. "If you wear make up PLEASE make that a step in your cleaning routine", she wrote. [Full Article...]

PDP crisis worsens as Kashamu deals Fayose heavy blow

PDP crisis worsens as Kashamu deals Fayose heavy blow Ogundipe, a PDP stalwart from Ekiti, who was Fayose's nominee at the October 11, 2014 Southwest zonal congress condemned the alleged "hostile, authoritarian and distabilising activities of the governor". In Ibadan, the leaders reached an agreement to isolate Mr. Kashamu from the activities of the party, after blaming him for the woes the party had suffered in the region. [Full Article...]

Mauricio Pochettino expects Tottenham Hotspur to spend late in transfer window

There isn't a single one to talk about as Tottenham start the season with a weaker one than finished the last campaign. "They do need a couple more squad players before the end of the window, however". So why aren't players arriving? Spurs may simply not have enough money to buy top-class players and afford their wages. However, in 2017-18 they face the stern test of playing all their home gam... [Full Article...]

Google fires author of anti-diversity memo

Google fires author of anti-diversity memo However, it's unclear if Damore actually has a case, In the USA the First Amendment protects Americans' free speech rights from being restricted by the government, not their employer. Other senior executives, including a former software team leader from Google itself, called out the author of the manifesto on his actions, saying he understood neither gender nor engineering and that he was ... [Full Article...]

Seahawks rookie Malik McDowell 'likely' to miss season, report says

Seahawks rookie Malik McDowell 'likely' to miss season, report says Gregg Bell of The News-Tribune tweeted out that it unlikely McDowell will take the field for the Seahawks in 2017. All the physical activity McDowell can do at the moment is walk around, and he's also a rookie. McDowell reported to the team Monday and was placed on the non-football injury list before returning to MI, where he's recovering. "I don't think so". [Full Article...]

Swine flu claims 2 more lives in Odisha, toll 3

Swine flu claims 2 more lives in Odisha, toll 3 Two more deaths due to the H1N1 virus (swine flu) were registered by the health authorities in Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad on Tuesday. Special concern of physicians is caused by the situation in the state capital, Mumbai, where last year there were only three cases of the virus H1N1, while this year has already 835 infected people, and 16 people have already died. [Full Article...]

Favorable Media Coverage Likely to Affect Esperion Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ESPR) Share Price

Favorable Media Coverage Likely to Affect Esperion Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ESPR) Share Price Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Esperion Therapeutics' Q2 2017 earnings at ($1.38) EPS, Q3 2017 earnings at ($1.40) EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at ($1.42) EPS, FY2017 earnings at ($6.00) EPS and FY2018 earnings at ($5.60) EPS. Mayleben, president and chief executive officer of Esperion. The company has market cap of $1.27 billion. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $45.38 and a 2... [Full Article...]

Backed Forces Evict Al Qaeda Group Oil & Gas Fields In Yemen

Backed Forces Evict Al Qaeda Group Oil & Gas Fields In Yemen Al-Qaeda's Yemen branch has retreated from an oil-rich southern province in the face of an assault by a US-backed elite government force, a senior military official said Monday. US President Donald Trump ordered a special forces raid on Yemen in his first month in office which ended in the deaths of a US Navy SEAL and several Yemeni civilians in Baida province, bordering Shabwa and Abyan. [Full Article...]

Legal & General Group Plc Acquires 15256 Shares of Array Biopharma Inc (ARRY)

Legal & General Group Plc Acquires 15256 Shares of Array Biopharma Inc (ARRY) The Company's binimetinib and encorafenib are in Phase III trials in advanced cancer patients, including the COLUMBUS trial studying encorafenib in combination with binimetinib in patients with BRAF-mutant melanoma and has initiated BEACON CRC trial to study encorafenib in combination with binimetinib and cetuximab in patients with BRAF V600E-mutant colorectal cancer (BRAFm CRC). [Full Article...]

Cyclospora cases more than double this year — CDC advisory

Cyclospora cases more than double this year — CDC advisory The CDC urged health providers to consider cyclosporiasis in patients who have prolonged or relapsing diarrhea, to order specific Cyclospora testing if indicated, and to report cases to local health departments. "Even so, we put out this notice because the more complete the case reporting we can get, the easier it will be to figure out why this is happening". [Full Article...]

Men's Soccer: Cam Lindley Selected to Hermann Trophy Watch List

Men's Soccer: Cam Lindley Selected to Hermann Trophy Watch List The list marks the start of the process of choosing the most outstanding male and female players of the year in USA college soccer. Stanford midfielder and 2016 Hermann Trophy finalist Andi Sullivan headlines the selections. Sierakowski was named to the Big Ten All-Freshman team in 2015. Seven men's soccer players from the ACC were recognized, the most from any conference: Louisville's Tim K... [Full Article...]

Pampered pooches are doomed to fail

Pampered pooches are doomed to fail This is particularly the case for puppies whose mothers grew long more often to breastfeed, compared to bitches that sat or remained standing, positions more hard for their puppies. These results are comparable to the overprotection of children by their parents, the effects of which have been the subject of numerous studies. The researchers think that puppies need to be provided with minor obsta... [Full Article...]


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