Health Care

Markets scale fresh highs; Nifty hits 10500 intra-day

Markets scale fresh highs; Nifty hits 10500 intra-day Among sectors, Nifty Auto and Nifty FMCG were up 0.3% and 0.2% respectively, while Nifty IT index was down 0.10% is the sole laggard among sectoral indices. Shares of IVRCL (up 9.90 per cent), 63 Moons Technologies (up 9.07 per cent), Hindustan Construction Company (up 8.84 per cent), NACL Industries (up 8.77 per cent), Waterbase (up 8.69 per cent) and Adani Transmission (up 8.46 per cent) sur... [Full Article...]

Ex-smoker? If so, an apple-tomato diet might fix your lungs

Ex-smoker? If so, an apple-tomato diet might fix your lungs The study assessed lung function using two standard measurements: one tested how much air someone could expel in one second and the other measured how much air someone could inhale in six seconds. Ann Tilley, a pulmonologist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. Poor lung functionality has been linked with chronic diseases like lung cancer, heart diseases and chronic obstructive pulmo... [Full Article...]

Wilshere hopes to stay at Arsenal

Wilshere hopes to stay at Arsenal The 25-year-old, who spent last season on loan at Bournemouth , has started two league games this season and said regular game time was his priority, hoping to earn a call-up to Gareth Southgate's England squad for the 2018 World Cup. However, Wilshere says he is enjoying his football and wants to remain at the Emirates. "I have missed too much football, I just want to be playing. [Full Article...]

Ajax Suspend Coach Marcel Keizer Plus Assistants Dennis Bergkamp And Hennie Spijkerman

Ajax Suspend Coach Marcel Keizer Plus Assistants Dennis Bergkamp And Hennie Spijkerman With the club five points off PSV Eindhoven in the table ahead of Sunday's game against Willem II, Keizer, Bergkamp and second assistant Hennie Spijkerman have been removed. Ajax had a disgusting run in the European competitions this season. The club announced former player Michael Reiziger will manager the team on an interim basis, assisted by former teammate Winston Bogarde. [Full Article...]

Baby born from 24-year-old frozen embryo in the US

Baby born from 24-year-old frozen embryo in the US We're just so grateful'. Keenan said they have transferred almost 1,500 previously frozen embryos to women hoping to give birth. That couple were the Gibsons because Mr Gibson has cystic fibrosis, which can make men infertile. When a new couple decides to adopt a frozen embryo, they and the donor couple can choose a range of communication options from a totally confidential process to a fu... [Full Article...]

Obamacare enrollment down slightly despite drastic outreach cuts

Obamacare enrollment down slightly despite drastic outreach cuts The tally, though incomplete, suggests that enrollment on the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace created by the Affordable Care Act will almost equal the 2017 total despite uncertainty in the markets, a shorter enrollment period and steps by the administration that appeared aimed at discouraging people from signing up. [Full Article...]

Life Expectancy Drops Again As Opioid Deaths Surge In US

Life Expectancy Drops Again As Opioid Deaths Surge In US On average, Americans can now expect to live 78.6 years, a statistically significant drop of 0.1 year, according to a report on 2016 data published Thursday by the National Center for Health Statistics. Synthetic opioids like fentanyl - but not including methadone - are increasingly deadly, the new numbers show . The rate of overdose deaths was three times that of the rate of 1999, jump... [Full Article...]

Eating Green Vegetables Can Help Prevent Dementia

Eating Green Vegetables Can Help Prevent Dementia Those who consumed the most ate around 1.3 servings a day and those who consumed the fewest ate around 0.1 servings a day. Resulted also suggested that older adults who ate at least one serving of leafy green vegetables showed an equivalent of being 11 years younger cognitively. [Full Article...]

Rolling Stone magazine bought by Penske Media

As previously reported , Wenner Media , facing the same challenges as most traditional magazine owners in the digital age, previous year sold a 49% stake in the title to Singapore-based company BandLab Technologies. "Our interest in Rolling Stone is driven by its people, its cultural significance and the globally recognised brand that has no peer in its areas of influence", Penske said in a sta... [Full Article...]

Risk of chocolate poisoning in dogs peaks at Christmas

Risk of chocolate poisoning in dogs peaks at Christmas Chocolate ( Theobroma cacao ) is poisonous to dogs because it contains theobromine , a stimulant that resembles caffeine. Of those cases, 26 percent of the dogs arrived at the clinic within one hour of eating chocolate and 56 percent within six hours. [Full Article...]

U.S. plans military attack on North Korea

U.S. plans military attack on North Korea Baik Tae-hyun, spokesman of South Korea's Unification Ministry, which deals with matters related to North Korea, said Monday that the Seoul government was examining whether the North was behind hacking attacks on a cryptocurrency exchange in June. [Full Article...]

Fifth flu season death in San Diego region reported

Fifth flu season death in San Diego region reported Stay home when you are sick. Puerto Rico and 26 states reported regional flu activity, and 10 states reported local flu activity. "If you have symptoms of the flu it's better to miss some of the holiday fun than to risk infecting others - especially those people who are at higher risk of serious complications". [Full Article...]

Suhaib Ilyasi, host of India's Most Wanted, sentenced to life for murder

Suhaib Ilyasi, host of India's Most Wanted, sentenced to life for murder In his statement to police, Suhaib Ilyasi had told that she had committed suicide. Ilyasi had shot to fame as the host of a crime show called India's Most Wanted . She then moved the high court, which ordered framing of murder charges against Suhaib in August 2014. "I came to know that she had stab wounds later and grew suspicious", she said. [Full Article...]

Coast Guard rescues sea turtle stuck in web of cocaine bales

Coast Guard rescues sea turtle stuck in web of cocaine bales As seen in the video, a guardsman cut the lines away and freed the sea turtle. The crew of the cutter Thetis encountered the loggerhead turtle in the eastern Pacific during a 68-day mission, the Coast Guard said on Tuesday. "They saw significant chaffing from the lines on his neck and flippers". The workers proceeded to seize the bales of cocaine after releasing the turtle. [Full Article...]

EXO postpones winter album amid passing of singer Kim Jong-hyun

EXO postpones winter album amid passing of singer Kim Jong-hyun Musician Nine9, from the band Dear Cloud, published the note at Jonghyun's behest, the BBC reported on Tuesday. Gangnam police said his death wasn't being investigated as suspicious and Jonghyun's family had not requested an autopsy. [Full Article...]

Steelers WR Brown out vs. Texans; Conner to IR

Steelers WR Brown out vs. Texans; Conner to IR However, he is yet to play in a regular-season game in 2017. Conner will undergo surgery to fix a MCL injury he suffered during the Steelers' loss to the New England Patriots on Sunday. Update: HC Mike Tomlin said heading into halftime that he doesn't expect Brown to return today. Overall, he spent four seasons with the Patriots before the team let him walk via free agency after an unde... [Full Article...]

Government Now Supports Experiments To Make Viruses More Deadly

Government Now Supports Experiments To Make Viruses More Deadly The new policy on pathogens that can create a pandemic will allow researchers wishing to study them to apply for funding through the new procedure described by the Ministry of Health and Human Services. Chan School of Public Health, who has calculated that the risk of a lab-acquired infection sparking a pandemic is greater than recognized. Collins also disclosed that during the moratorium, 10 ... [Full Article...]

Humana, private equity firms buy Kindred Healthcare for $810 million

Humana, private equity firms buy Kindred Healthcare for $810 million Previously Kindred Healthcare (NYSE: KND ) reported $-0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $-0.19 by $0.08. Kindred at Home has 609 home health, hospice and non-medical home care sites of service, as well as nearly 40,000 caregivers who serve about 130,000 patients a day, with annual revenue of approximately $2.5 billion. [Full Article...]

Baby Born From Record-Breaking 24-Year-Old Frozen Embryo

Baby Born From Record-Breaking 24-Year-Old Frozen Embryo The embryo was thawed in March 2017, transferred into 26-year-old Tina Gibson's uterus and grew to be the baby girl born this fall. "I never thought I would be able to have a pregnancy, have a baby, such a miracle such a sweet sweet miracle", said Tina Gibson who faced infertility for years. [Full Article...]

FDA approves Luxturna gene therapy for rare form of inherited vision loss

FDA approves Luxturna gene therapy for rare form of inherited vision loss UniQure (NASDAQ: QURE ) priced its gene therapy alipogene tiparovec, a treatment for a rare metabolic disorder, at $1 million following its 2012 approval in Europe. According to MD Magazine , the approval of Luxturna could help spur research into genetic therapies to treat "the 225-plus genetic mutations known to cause blindness". [Full Article...]


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