Health Care

Our Pets Are Overweight, Too (And it's Our Fault)

Our Pets Are Overweight, Too (And it's Our Fault) Kirk Breuninger , the lead veterinary researcher behind a study at Banfield Pet Hospital . Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinarian Alexandra Koprowsi says if your dog is overweight , the first thing you should do is reach out to your vet for help. [Full Article...]

43 of 55 McDonald's outlets in Delhi to be closed

43 of 55 McDonald's outlets in Delhi to be closed Connaught Place Restaurants Private Limited ( CPRL ), the fast-food chain's licensee in northern and eastern India, took the decision to close 41 of its 53 restaurants. The complaint was filed by Delhi-based Deepak Khosla against these top officials, including Bakshi and his wife for siphoning of over Rs 409 crore from the company and falsifying its books of accounts. [Full Article...]

Terminally Ill Patients End Their Lives Under Calif. Right-To-Die Law

Terminally Ill Patients End Their Lives Under Calif. Right-To-Die Law Doctors had prescribed life-to-end drugs to around 191 patients. In this first report , for the partial year June 9 - December 31, 2016, 191 individuals received aid-in-dying drugs under the EOLA, and 111 people died following ingestion of the prescribed drugs. [Full Article...]

AB de Villiers leaves England tour to decide on worldwide future

AB de Villiers leaves England tour to decide on worldwide future Meanwhile, an unbeaten 92 by Max Sorensen sent YMCA crashing out of the Leinster Senior Cup as The Hills charged into the semi-finals. A target of 12 off the last over became four off the last ball after Liam Dawson hit Andile Phehlukwayo for a boundary. [Full Article...]

British lawmakers hit by cyber security attack on their email

British lawmakers hit by cyber security attack on their email It said the attack had compromised fewer than one percent of the 9,000 accounts on Parliament's network. The on-going investigation has so far revealed a brute-force style attack that that attempted to identify "weak passwords that did not conform to guidance issued by the Parliamentary Digital Service ". [Full Article...]

Yogi Adityanath suspends two SDMs, transfers 26 others;see full list

Meanwhile, the Chief Minister, in his around 20 minutes speech, talked in length about the achievement of his government in 100 days. Addressing reporters in the state capital, the Chief Minister claimed the power scenario had improved in the state, safety for women was much better than previously, roads were being made pot-hole free and that the state was on the path of long due prosperity and ... [Full Article...]

Pharmacy Head to Be Sentenced in Deadly Meningitis Outbreak

Attorney William D. Weinreb for the District of MA. Cadden's lawyer, Bruce Singal, asked for a three-year sentence and said prosecutors were trying to punish Cadden for murder, a charge that was rejected by the jury. Some of the people who were sickened or had relatives who died urged Judge Stearns to give the maximum allowable punishment as a deterrent to other compounding pharmacies. [Full Article...]

Bengaluru man loses arm in crocodile attack

Bengaluru man loses arm in crocodile attack He is a resident of Indiranagar. As he moved out of the auto, his dogs ran towards the forested area and jumped into the water body that was prescribed to be a "restricted area". Blogs by visitors are replete with stories about the tranquillity of the place and crocodiles on several sites. A report on India.com said that the chances of Mudit regaining his arm are bleak and that the doctors sai... [Full Article...]

Officials in trouble after strippers entertain prisoners

Officials in trouble after strippers entertain prisoners Gauteng correctional services spokesman Ofentse Morwane earlier told TimesLIVE that dancers were brought to Johannesburg Medium-B prison to " rehabilitate " inmates last Wednesday as part of Youth Month celebrations. The management of the event should have never allowed, and immediately halted, this type of explicit entertainment, as pronounced by our policies. The department dismissed allegat... [Full Article...]

Power conservation alert issued for California

Power conservation alert issued for California Residents can turn off all unnecessary lights, use major appliances before 2 p.m. or after 9 p.m. and set air conditioners at 78 degrees or higher. An ongoing heat wave heading into summer has prompted a statewide Flex Alert this week, officials said. [Full Article...]

Thousands of devotees throng Puri to witness Jagannath Rath Yatra

Thousands of devotees throng Puri to witness Jagannath Rath Yatra Pulling of the chariots would resume on the Monday morning. "Climbing the chariots and touching the deities during the Rath Yatra is not permissible as per the order of the Orissa High Court ", said SJTA Chief Administrator PK Jena. First, it was Lord Sudarshan's, followed by Lord Balabhadra's, Maa Subhadra's and Lord Jagannath's. The Shankaracharya of Puri Govardhana peeth Swami Nischalanand... [Full Article...]

Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal 'confident' of advancing to Confed Cup final

Nevertheless Russia took the lead through an Aleksandr Samedov on 25 minutes, before falling behind five minutes later when controversy raised its head again in the form of Araujo heading over Akinfeev to level the score. Cristiano Ronaldo's 75th worldwide goal helped lift Portugal to an easy 4-0 win over New Zealand on Saturday and into the Confederations Cup semifinals. [Full Article...]

Kellyanne Conway: People Who Lose Medicaid Coverage Can Get a Job

Conway's comments in an interview with ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos on Sunday came two days after the president announced on Twitter that he had not personally taped his conversations with Comey. For those who have jobs that don't offer health insurance, she added, "Maybe you belong in other places". "There's no way you can say that a 15-year-old on Medicaid today is not going t... [Full Article...]

Team New Zealand sets up America's Cup rematch with the USA

Team New Zealand sets up America's Cup rematch with the USA There were celebrations aboard the New Zealand catamaran after they crossed the line almost a minute ahead of their opponents after an earlier race had to be abandoned when the wind dropped away and left both teams drifting. They drew 19 seconds clear downwind and sailed a very controlled race, stretching their margin to nearly a minute by the finish. But by that stage, Artemis Racing was a full 3... [Full Article...]

More than 200000 suspected cholera cases in Yemen

More than 200000 suspected cholera cases in Yemen Mohamed El Montassir Hussein, Yemen director for the International Rescue Committee , said, "And geographically, it is expanding". There is now a civil war going on in Yemen and it has been roiled by violence ever since Houthi rebels seized power and ousted the country's president. [Full Article...]

TCU shutout against Florida, eliminated from CWS

TCU shutout against Florida, eliminated from CWS Florida, led by ace pitcher Alex Faedo , eliminated TCU with a 3-0 win. Tiger starter Alex Lange and freshman reliever Zack Hess combined to throw a two-hitter and push LSU into a showdown with Oregon State Saturday afternoon. Faedo got the first out of the bottom of the seventh before being lifted for Michael Byrne after a single by Austen Wade. Six 1-2-3 frames helped Gilbert top hi... [Full Article...]

Senate passes marijuana bill calling for revisions to law

Senate passes marijuana bill calling for revisions to law Lawmakers who support a higher tax levy say the extra revenue is needed to cover regulation and enforcement, and to help prop up a chronically strained state budget. It would also create a commission that would develop plans to regulate marijuana. The voter-approved law called for a three-member panel appointed by the state treasurer, but most lawmakers want a five-person board consisting of m... [Full Article...]

Tollywood actor Ravi Teja's brother B Bharath Raj dies in road accident

Tollywood actor Ravi Teja's brother B Bharath Raj dies in road accident Although police arrived within 5-6 minutes of the accident taking place, Bharath had reportedly passed away by then. The accident took place at Kotwalguda in Shamshad zone on the outer ring road (ORR). Ravi Teja appealed to the media to understand the emotional state of the family. "We want to remain at our home at this hour of grief". Ravi Teja's third brother Raghu took care of the funeral ... [Full Article...]

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in Ohio

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in Ohio The return of West Nile-positive mosquitoes is once again prompting reminders to wear loose, light-colored clothing and to use repellents containing DEET. South Dakota has its first confirmed human case of West Nile virus this of the year. "Oh mosquitoes, we are already quadrupling the numbers we had for Culex mosquitoes, which carry West Nile virus, which is still a very real threat to us h... [Full Article...]

America's Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway

America's Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand are threatening to sail - and cycle - away with the America's Cup . A win by the Kiwis would deny the US crew their third successive win. "Clearly we weren't sailing at our best". "That was certainly another good day for us", said Tuke. That's what we're planning to race. Be in the know and enjoy the benefit of one-click access to the Republica... [Full Article...]


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