Medicine


Go Red for Women in February with Macy's
- February 02, 2017

Fewer women than men survive their first heart attack. About Go Red For Women Go Red For Women is the American Heart Association's national movement to end heart disease and stroke in women. United, we are working to improve the health of all women. "This year, we are focusing on men's heart health", said Indiana State Health Commissioner Jerome Adams, M.D., M.P.H. (more...)
65th Miss Universe preliminary show and national costume presentation 65th Miss Universe preliminary show and national costume presentation
- January 29, 2017

Philippines candidate, Maxine Medina ", he added. Miss Philippines Maxine Medina and the other worldwide beauties owned the stage with their alluring evening gowns, national costumes, and swimsuits. Harvey then apologized three minutes later and the crown was taken off Gutiérrez and put on Wurtzbach as the telecast ended. "We are also grateful for this experience of hosting the pageant, assured and confident that the 2016 Miss Universe experience has been joyful and memorable for all ... (more...)
Weak exports seen crimping US fourth-quarter economic growth Weak exports seen crimping US fourth-quarter economic growth
- January 28, 2017

Real GDP grew at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.9% during the fourth quarter of 2016, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis's "advance" estimate , down from 3.5% in the third quarter. Partly as a result, business investment grew a healthy 2.4% last quarter, its largest gain in more than a year. The ONS says the slower rate of growth was mainly due to a fall back, following a particularly strong Q3 in the motion picture and computer programming and consultancy industries. (more...)
As The Southside Turns: Ben Exerts Control Over Steelers Yet Again
- January 26, 2017

According to reports, Steelers longtime QB Ben Roethlisberger won't commit just yet to playing next season. Whatever the case, the Steelers must be genuinely concerned about their future now that the 34-year-old Roethlisberger has wondered aloud whether he'll be back next season. (more...)
Bank robber says rather be in jail that with wife Bank robber says rather be in jail that with wife
- January 26, 2017

Ripple faces up to 20 years in prison for the robbery. According to court documents, Ripple entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money and saying that he had a gun. Ripple was released on bond at his September arraignment and left the courthouse with his wife by his side. No sentencing date has been set. On September 2, 2016, the day of the robbery, Ripple, had a row with his wife, he told the Federal Bureau of Investigation in questioning. (more...)
Flu kills second Iowan this season Flu kills second Iowan this season
- January 06, 2017

As flu's different strains dominate each year, different vaccines are needed every time to fight back the virus. The concern this year is two-fold: The timing of this year's bug, and the type of bug we're seeing. Lead researcher Dr. Danuta Skowronski says just over the holiday season alone, about 20 care facilities across B.C. have seen an outbreak of flu. For the flu, Hanson said the department is constantly spreading the message that its never too late to get an influenza vaccination. (more...)
World Cup Winner Wayne Westner Dead After Hostage Situation World Cup Winner Wayne Westner Dead After Hostage Situation
- January 06, 2017

He said that Westner's body was removed to the KwaZulu-Natal Medico-Legal Mortuary (MLM) in Park Rynie for a post mortem examination. According to the South Coast Herald , Westner had been running the nearby Wayne Westner Golf College, where he coached aspiring pros. (more...)
Volvo Cars revs up pursuit of listing
- January 05, 2017

However, the reputable company Volvo sold 21,321 units standing second, not far behind, to Volkswagen in terms of sales. Swedish vehicle manufacturer Volvo has been knocked off the top-selling list in its home country for the first time in 50 years, with German competitor Volkswagen's Polo model topping 2016 sales. (more...)
BP snaps up Woolworths servos for $1.8 billion
- December 29, 2016

The British energy company will acquire 527 fuel outlets that are now supplied by rival Caltex Australia Ltd, as well as 16 development sites, according to a statement Wednesday from Sydney-based supermarket owner Woolworths. Woolworths´ existing fuel partner, Caltex Australia, expressed its "disappointment" over the end of their partnership and failing to acquire the gas station network. (more...)
6 inmates in a Tennessee prison escaped through a broken toilet
- December 28, 2016

Early on December 25, the six inmates exploited rusted bolts holding down a toilet of a county jail cell in downtown Newport, Tennessee , and escaped, according to the Cocke County Sheriff's Office. The men are believed to have escaped at 1.30am on Sunday (25 December), however two of the men were tracked down the same day. Inmate Steven Lewis was also captured after a foot chase by officers in the Carson Springs Community. (more...)
Chiefs Defensive Lineman Dontari Poe Throws TD Pass vs. Broncos Chiefs Defensive Lineman Dontari Poe Throws TD Pass vs. Broncos
- December 27, 2016

Kelce himself later benefited from a wall of blockers that freed him for an 80-yard touchdown romp off a wide receiver screen pass. The Chiefs are looking to take advantage of an bad break for the Oakland Raiders with the injury to Derek Carr, but they have their work cut out for them, with the Denver Broncos in Arrowhead on primetime, Christmas night. (more...)
World Health Organization reports experimental vaccine against Ebola as high effective World Health Organization reports experimental vaccine against Ebola as high effective
- December 26, 2016

Of the 5,837 people who received the vaccine, no Ebola cases were recorded 10 days or more after vaccination. Over 11 thousand people lost their lives due to the virus, defenseless because scientists were nowhere near a cure at the moment. (more...)
Rain, Partly Cloudy Skies Forecast Through Christmas Weekend for Santa Barbara County Rain, Partly Cloudy Skies Forecast Through Christmas Weekend for Santa Barbara County
- December 24, 2016

It looks like that will quickly stack up 1.5 to 2.5 inches of snow with isolated greater amounts. Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. High near 52. West wind 10 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 20 miles per hour. Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Low 23F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 miles per hour. (more...)
Two Dozen Injured in New York City Blaze Two Dozen Injured in New York City Blaze
- December 24, 2016

Chief of Department James Leonard said there was a heavy fire on the third floor which incinerated a one bedroom apartment. While trying to remove her clothing, she inadvertently spread the fire through her apartment. "Biggest problem we had was (the) door was left open, and a large amount of fire got out into the hallway and rest of building", FDNY Commander Robert Sakowich said. (more...)
Sushma Swaraj discharged from AIIMS post kidney transplant surgery Sushma Swaraj discharged from AIIMS post kidney transplant surgery
- December 21, 2016

Information and broadcasting minister Venkaiah Naidu, who has an excellent rapport with Swaraj, tweeted Tuesday morning saying he wants to see her back in office soon. It further said necessary detailed advice has been given pertaining to her nutrition and diet, physiotherapy and fluid intake. According to doctors at the facility, Swaraj has been suffering from diabetes for quite some time. (more...)
Give the gift of blood this holiday season Give the gift of blood this holiday season
- December 20, 2016

As donors in many areas contend with poor weather, it's even more important for other current and new donors to make and keep their appointments. Blood donor clinics that were cancelled due to recent inclement winter weather are a challenge for Canadian Blood Services. (more...)
Maine Electoral College delegates split votes Maine Electoral College delegates split votes
- December 20, 2016

Bright's decision would split Maine's electoral delegation among three people - Sanders, Clinton and Trump. Bright, who supported Sanders in the primary, said his " faithless elector " vote was not out of disrespect for Clinton. One elector had his ballot invalidated after he declined to vote for Clinton, thereby becoming a faithless elector, or someone who does not vote the same way their respective state went during the election. (more...)
Woman gives birth to baby using ovary frozen in childhood Woman gives birth to baby using ovary frozen in childhood
- December 17, 2016

Knowing that chemotherapy can damage ovaries, Matrooshi had surgery to have her right ovary removed and preserved when she was just eight years old. Moaza was born in Dubai with beta thalassaemia , a blood disorder that reduces the production of haemoglobin and can be life-threatening. (more...)
Corpus Christi, Texas tells residents to stop using tap water
- December 16, 2016

AUSTIN, Texas The Texas city of Corpus Christi told its almost 320,000 residents on Thursday to stop using tap water due to possible contamination from an industrial chemical leak and said it will distribute bottled water to residents. The chemical can cause eye and skin burns, respiratory tract irritation and damage to the digestive systems but is not known to be carcinogenic, according to safety data. (more...)
Snow, freezing rain, rain make for messy morning commute Snow, freezing rain, rain make for messy morning commute
- December 13, 2016

Ray Brady of the National Weather Service said areas east of Lake Ontario can expect an Arctic blast to blow into the area starting Wednesday evening - with a low temperature of zero degrees in the forecast for the overnight/early morning hours on Thursday and more snow - possibly up to 10 inches - on the way. (more...)