Medical

United States physician denies financial incentive to treat 11-month-old Charlie Gard

United States physician denies financial incentive to treat 11-month-old Charlie Gard Terminally-ill British baby Charlie Gard will spend his final days in a hospice, a court heard yesterday, after his parents dropped their request to take him home, but a dispute continues over his care plans. The two parties have until Thursday afternoon to agree on the details of the care program, has announced the judge. "The care plan must be safe, it must spare Charlie all pain and protect... [Full Article...]

Completing course of antibiotics may 'do more harm than good'

Completing course of antibiotics may 'do more harm than good' Experts say that antibiotics are vital to modern medicine and antibiotic resistance is a global, urgent threat to human health . Taking a full course of antibiotics after the symptoms of the illness have passed exposes many kinds of bacteria in the body - not just the ones causing the illness - to antibiotics. [Full Article...]

Charlie Gard Judge Has Given Parents and the Opposition a Deadline

Charlie Gard Judge Has Given Parents and the Opposition a Deadline Lawyers in the case involving critically ill infant Charlie Gard are to returning to Britain's High Court for a hearing, a day after the baby's parents said they were dropping their long legal battle to get him experimental treatment. "Despite his condition in January, Charlie's muscles were in pretty good shape and far from showing irreversible catastrophic structural brain damage". [Full Article...]

Ex-Jets player sues Jeff Sessions to legalize marijuana

Ex-Jets player sues Jeff Sessions to legalize marijuana The suit challenges the constitutionality of the 1970 Controlled Substance Act that classifies marijuana as a unsafe substance, in the same category as heroin or LSD. Under former president Barack Obama, the federal government did not seek to block state legislatures from legalizing or decriminalizing the drug. In a twist, Sessions' recusal from the Russian Federation investigation and Trump's ... [Full Article...]

Houston Legend Z-Ro Caught Up In Nasty, Graphic Female Beating Arrest

Houston Legend Z-Ro Caught Up In Nasty, Graphic Female Beating Arrest Z-Ro has been charged with felony aggravated assault and is now being held without bond. It's unclear why she waited 3 months to report it, but we're told Brittany played cops recorded audio of the alleged incident. The alleged assault continued once she left the restroom. It alleges McVey can be heard in the recording saying, "You're dead". They also heard Bullock crying and asking McVey to sto... [Full Article...]

Be proactive during West Nile season

Be proactive during West Nile season There's no human vaccine. He said just about any source of standing water can support mosquito breeding. While the Zika virus has received more attention of late, officials warn that West Nile still poses significant health risks and that residents should protect themselves. [Full Article...]

Indycar tests 2018 aero kit

Indycar tests 2018 aero kit Servia drove the Honda test vehicle prepared by Schmidt Peterson Motorsports . This is down to the aerodynamic wash that these cars create cutting through the air. When you're not changing the tub, it's harder because that is the core of the auto. The auto feels very benign. "It felt really good". He said that while he didn't run close to Servia during the test - no reason to risk an incident, ... [Full Article...]

Beech Hill Advisors Inc. Increases Stake in Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD)

Beech Hill Advisors Inc. Increases Stake in Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD) The overall volume in the last trading session was 1.2 million shares. Its down 14.9% from 166,400 shares previously. New England Investment And Retirement Gp Inc invested 0.43% in Enterprise Products Partners L.P. As per Friday, April 29, the company rating was downgraded by Seaport Global. As per Friday, April 1, the company rating was reinitiated by Piper Jaffray. [Full Article...]

Bird flu, swine flu break out in Myanmar

Bird flu, swine flu break out in Myanmar More than 1,800 chickens were culled after the virus was detected last month at a farm in Dawei, 370 kilometres (230 miles) southeast of Rangoon. Bird flu has broken out in Dawei, Myanmar's southern Tanitharyi coastal region, said Myanmar authorities on July 26, while the country recorded three deaths of H1N1 influenza, also known as swine flu. [Full Article...]

HIV treatment protects uninfected partner from the virus

HIV treatment protects uninfected partner from the virus During the research, an "undetectable viral load" was present in the HIV-positive partner 98% of the time. A groundbreaking new study found zero transmissions occurred between HIV positive men with an "undetectable viral load" due to treatment, and their HIV negative partners, across thousands of instances of anal sex without a condom. [Full Article...]

Energy Drinks and Dietary Supplements May Expose Kids to Poisonous Health Hazards

Energy Drinks and Dietary Supplements May Expose Kids to Poisonous Health Hazards Researchers found the rate of calls regarding dietary supplement exposures increased (46.1 per cent) during 2000-2002, decreased (8.8 per cent) during 2002-2005 and increased again (49.3 per cent) from 2005-2012. The researchers said energy products, along with botanical and cultural medicines, accounted for the largest proportion of serious medical events. While ephedra is now banned, yohimbe i... [Full Article...]

Drinking alcohol can improve your memory, says new study

Drinking alcohol can improve your memory, says new study This time, researchers had the wonderful idea of giving people alcohol after they'd been taught something and found that, amazingly, getting mildly drunk afterwards seemed to make the lesson stick in their memories better. For those who drank alcohol, an average of 4 units was provided. Researchers stressed the "limited positive effect" is best considered alongside the "well-established negative... [Full Article...]

Delhi cop suspended for masturbating in front of woman constable

Delhi cop suspended for masturbating in front of woman constable After the woman officer complained, a team of senior officers arrived and an identification parade was conducted, during which the accused was caught.Questioning of the man revealed that after he was threatened by the two women in mess, he got agitated and returned to his room to consume liquor. [Full Article...]

Two women shot dead at Northland house

Two women shot dead at Northland house Police attended a property outside of Whangarei and discovered the bodies of the two women and an injured man. A man had also been shot and was taken to Whangarei Hospital where he remains in a stable condition. "Then we heard all these shots", the witness who did not want to be named said. A welfare centre that was setup at Whareora Hall to support displaced residents will now close. [Full Article...]

Inc. Has $1.88 Million Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

Inc. Has $1.88 Million Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2.4 out of the scale from 1 to 5 where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell. Fairfield Bush And has invested 0.23% in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY). 8,783 were accumulated by Smith Chas P & Assocs Pa Cpas. Bristol-Myers Squibb's dividen... [Full Article...]

Marijuana business offers weed for trash on cleanup day

Marijuana business offers weed for trash on cleanup day Meeham and his family used their brand new business to clean up the neighborhood. Speaking on the town in Colorado that did something similar, Meehan said, "They had a great response to this". You know how some people collect tons of recycling and take it to MI or other states that give money for those goods? Gifting marijuana, however, is legal. [Full Article...]

Charmi on Drug Case: My image is being damaged

Charmi on Drug Case: My image is being damaged The court also granted permission to SIT to question Charmee the next day if they required further questioning. Terming the ongoing media tirade against her as malicious, malafide and false propaganda, she said she has been victimised, and her reputation damaged by unnecessarily connecting her with issues unconnected to her. [Full Article...]

Duane Brown absent as Texans depart for camp

Duane Brown absent as Texans depart for camp Yes, it would be nice of the Texans to show some appreciation for Brown, but he is scheduled to make over $9 million in 2017. Brown has two years remaining on a seven-year $53.4 million contract he signed prior to the 2012 National Football League season. [Full Article...]

Drinking Fizzy Drinks With Meals Could Be Making You Fat

Drinking Fizzy Drinks With Meals Could Be Making You Fat Sugar is nearly unavoidable in food and drink today. The researchers, during the study , found out that people who had a sweetened drink with a high-protein meal stored more unused fat than those people who ate the same food but without any sugar-loaded beverage. [Full Article...]

You can help with continuing blood shortage

You can help with continuing blood shortage If you give July 26 through August 31, you'll get a $5 Target eGiftCard™. There was a 30 percent increase in blood donation appointments through mid-July, however it is still not enough as blood products are sent to hospitals as fast as they are received, according to the Red Cross. [Full Article...]


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