Medical

by | December 02, 2017 | 01:11

Pfizer gained 10% year to date and 12% over the last 52 weeks, while the 52-week range is $30.51 to- $36.78. About 937,591 shares traded or 26.15% up from the average. The company was initiated on Wednesday, April 26 by Robert W. Baird. Swiss National Bank now owns 5,921,670 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $322,020,000 after buying an additional 1,267,900 shares during the last quarter.

by | December 01, 2017 | 22:56

Even though this is an exaggerated sentiment, the number of people becoming highly dependent on portable electronic devices like smartphones for news, information, games, and even the occasional phone call, are increasing. "There have been multiple studies published [that link] addiction to alcohol and other substances with chemical imbalances in different regions of the brain, but this is the first study I've read about internet addiction" that shows such a link, Wintermark told Live Science.

by | December 01, 2017 | 19:04

When asked if the Sri Lankan team felt disrespected that the discussions were only about South Africa, Chandimal said, "They are thinking about the next series but we as a team are thinking about this series, and we are thinking abut each and every game".

by | December 01, 2017 | 14:34

FDA warned all dog owners not to give their pets store-bought bone treats, as they can harm the animals and even become deadly. The products may be dried through a smoking process or by baking, and may contain other ingredients such as preservatives, seasonings, and smoke flavourings.

by | December 01, 2017 | 10:06

An analysis of up to six years of clinical results found people who were never infected by dengue could in the longer term experience cases of severe disease upon a subsequent infection. Sanofi is proposing that national authorities update their prescribing information. "Currently, there is no reported case of severe dengue infection among those who received the vaccine", its statement said.

by | December 01, 2017 | 08:06

Magu said the EFCC had no record of collaboration with the Maina-led pension task force. The Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami , Interior Minister, Lt. Abubakar Magaji insists the Head Of Service endorsed the letter for Maina's return. In her closing testimony at the hearing, the head of service, Mrs.

by | December 01, 2017 | 01:16

It's that time of the year when the flu starts going viral. And many of those who do get it will have a shorter course of illness, he said. The vaccine this year may not offer much protection at all. "Yet, we can do better", Fauci wrote, along with his Australian counterpart and two World Health Organization officials. According to the CDC , 40,000 lives were saved by flu vaccines from 2005 to 2014.

by | November 30, 2017 | 23:59

That led to this putt from just off the green, which Woods drained and punctuated with a huge fist pump. "To go out there and score like I did, that was nice", he told Golf Channel. "I didn't know what I could do". "I've been playing a lot of holes at home but it's different when you are in a tournament". I had a lot of adrenaline going.

by | November 30, 2017 | 23:48

More notable recent EOG Resources Inc (NYSE:EOG) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: "Rating for EOG Resources (EOG) Falls…". It is negative, as 52 investors sold BAX shares while 315 reduced holdings. The company has a quick ratio of 2.22, a current ratio of 2.80 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37. Baxter International Inc . has a one year low of $43.13 and a one year high of $66.18.

by | November 30, 2017 | 23:42

Reports state that these newly-developed drugs are the first of their kinds of preventive medicines which have been specifically developed for treating migraine. In addition, patients treated with Aimovig had clinically meaningful benefits with a reduction in the impact of migraine on their everyday activities such as getting ready for the day, or household chores or activities requiring concentration: 5.9 points for 140mg, 5.5 points for 70mg, and 3.3 points for placebo (P 0.001).

by | November 30, 2017 | 20:51

Researchers writing in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine used national data to create a model to predict how many children will be obese as adults. Obese 2-year-olds had a 75 percent chance; obese 19-year-olds had an 88 percent chance. This study also indicates that children with a normal weight have a 50% risk of becoming obese adults.

by | November 30, 2017 | 19:23

Carnivorans stand out in that the usual relationship between larger body, larger cortical mass and larger number of cortical neurons only applies to small and medium-sized species, and not beyond dogs: we find that the golden retriever dog has more cortical neurons than the striped hyena, African lion and even brown bear, even though the latter species have up to 3 times larger cortices than dogs.

by | November 30, 2017 | 14:15

But the Trump administration has cut the enrollment window by half this year. There are two weeks to go before the end of regular enrollment on December 15. The individual mandate requires all Americans to buy health insurance or pay a penalty. Insurance companies must still offer those reduced costs for consumers, but amid uncertainty over the federal subsidies, many insurers raised their rates for 2018 and some consumer advocates worry the insurers could eventually drop off the exchanges ...

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:30

The worldwide season will finish with a four-Test series against Australia for the Constellation Cup, the two New Zealand games scheduled for Hamilton on October 14 and in Wellington four days later. "I think the guys now are more confident in themselves and realise we can beat top teams and top individual players", Roach pointed out. Trent Boult is feeling optimistic ahead of the Blackcaps first ODI match of the year against the West Indies in Wellington .

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:33

The explosion, which damaged the four-storey building's facade in Khormaksar district, was carried out in the early hours of the morning, Xinhua news agency reported. Aden is the temporary seat of the internationally recognized Yemeni government. The impoverished Arab country has been locked into a civil war since Iranian-backed Shiite Houthi rebels overran much of the country militarily and seized all northern provinces including the capital Sanaa in 2014.

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:15

You must be an online subscriber to view this story . As a self-described "shade tree mechanic", he climbed the rungs of vehicle ownership and team-leading roles to achieve overall victory in multiple seasons. In his later years, Moore worked with many elite NASCAR stars including Dale Earnhardt , Fireball Roberts , David Pearson , Billy Wade, Darel Dieringer, Bobby Isaac , Buddy Baker , Benny Parsons , Bobby Allison , Ricky Rudd and Geoffrey Bodine .

by | November 30, 2017 | 00:09

Love, Simon , based on Becky Albertalli's critically acclaimed bestselling novel Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda , is heading to the screen in 2018 and 20th Century Fox has unveiled the first teaser trailer and poster. Greg Berlanti recently teased that the film will have some powerful scenes, with the two romantic leads being guys - something that is rarely seen in a mainstream Hollywood romcom.

by | November 29, 2017 | 22:10

As for the increased risk of dementia in widowed people compared with divorced people, the researchers hypothesize that this may be due to the fact that bereavement brings greater stress than divorce and that stress may take a harder toll on memory-forming and cognitive areas of the brain.

by | November 29, 2017 | 19:18

Malaria infected around 216 million people in 91 countries in 2016, an increase of 5 million cases over the previous year, the WHO said in its annual World Malaria Report ". Between 2014 and 2016, just 15.5 million insecticide treated mosquito nets, regarded as the primary prevention method for malaria were distributed in India.

by | November 29, 2017 | 17:22

The men were bought to work as farmhands. The men were eventually sold for about $400 each, CNN reported. The Libyan Government launched an investigation into the slave auctions, but said the global community needed to provide more support if it was going to tackle the problem.

by | November 29, 2017 | 16:57

Some 12 million Britons are at risk of Type 2 diabetes, according to experts. When considered individually, 544,300 cases were attributable to high BMI (equivalent to 3.9 per cent of all cancers), and 280,100 were attributable to diabetes (2 per cent).

by | November 29, 2017 | 03:48

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released some good news about HIV, a virus that affects an estimated 36.7 million individuals around the world. "Prompt diagnosis is prevention", Jonathan Mermin, M.D., M.P.H, director of CDC's National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, said during a press briefing on Tuesday.

by | November 29, 2017 | 03:39

Pfizer's big-selling erectile dysfunction drug Viagra has been given a green light for sale without a prescription in Britain, the first country to grant it over-the-counter status. "We hope that this forthcoming new opportunity to purchase a genuine treatment via pharmacy will also reduce the likelihood of men turning to potentially ineffective and unsafe counterfeits from illicit sources".

by | November 28, 2017 | 21:41

The reports mention products described as "Ham Bones", "Pork Femur Bones", "Rib Bones" and "Smokey Knuckle Bones" among the risky products. According to the FDA , the treats are a choking hazard and could cause vomiting, diarrhea, or rectal bleeding.

by | November 28, 2017 | 19:46

He had left the rock group he formed with his brother Angus in 2014 as he was battling dementia . Friends and family of AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young have paid tribute to the Australian rock star at his funeral in Sydney. "We did an incredible job in 2013.giving the band its highest ever United Kingdom single chart placing (No. 4).but who would be up for having another crack at putting an Acca Dacca classic above an "X Factor" nobody in tribute to Malcolm, George and Bon ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 19:25

She said that the number of cases reported to authorities in 2017 appeared to show a slight decrease, and they were still monitoring the situation. Cases of scarlet fever had been declining for decades until a "dramatic increase" was spotted in England in 2014.

by | November 28, 2017 | 19:10

Earlier this year, the Russian space agency Roscosmos reported via TASS that experiments had found traces of micro-organisms from Earth clinging onto the station's hull. Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov said that the living microorganisms were in the form of bacteria. Nasa, spends about $3 billion (£2.4 billion) a year on the space station program.

by | November 28, 2017 | 19:04

A statement by the president's media adviser, Mr. Femi Adesina, said the president would participate in working sessions on the theme: 'Investing in the Youth for a Sustainable Development'. According to the organizers, 83 Heads of State representing 55 African countries and 28 European countries are slated to attend this highlevel meeting.

by | November 28, 2017 | 18:38

Earlier this month , the Jaipur Municipal Corporation (JMC) had ordered that national anthem will be played at the JMC headquarters every morning while Vande Mataram will be played in the evening. According to Zee News , the state education department had made 'surya namaskar' compulsory in schools previous year, although later it was made optional.

by | November 28, 2017 | 17:17

The airport's Deputy Commission of Police told ANI that the woman passenger slapped the duty manager, also a woman, after a heated argument, and the manager responded in similar fashion. Both have been medically examined. According to a police official, the passenger slapped the Air India staff. An argument ensued between her and the Air India lady staff.

by | November 28, 2017 | 17:10

He added that the NFF never neglected the team but had to make the Super Eagles a super brand to attract more sponsors. Rohr, who helped Nigeria qualify for their sixth World Cup, will arrive in Russian Federation for next year's football's showpiece having another two years with the Eagles under his belt.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:40

They may have opted for court marriage but made sure that the celebrations are big post their official wedding. Many celebrities from the Bollywood also attended the reception of one of the greatest Indian fast bowlers, Zak and his actress wife Sagarika.

by | November 28, 2017 | 09:53

Venugopal, however, maintained that no interim order can be passed without a detailed hearing as more than 100 crore people have already been issued Aadhaar cards in the country. On October 25, the Centre proposed it was open to extending the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar with bank accounts and mobile phones from December 31, 2017, to March 31, 2018, but only exclusively to those who are "willing to enroll for Aadhaar".

by | November 28, 2017 | 09:42

The lawyers of Mr Chombo who alleged he was beaten while in custody, immediately stated their wish to launch an appeal against the ruling. Mugabe's successor, Emmerson Mnangagwa , was inaugurated as the country's new president on Friday.