Medical

The best time of the day for your team to be productive

The best time of the day for your team to be productive The findings are from a survey by Forza Supplements , which asked 1,000 healthy and active people to report on the optimal times to engage in activities for their body clocks. This is when our stress levels are at their highest, particularly early on in the week when to-do lists tend to be biggest. They said the best times to eat were 7.15am for breakfast, 12.15pm for lunch and 6pm for dinner, ... [Full Article...]

FDA safety alert: Five deaths after intragastric balloon insertions

FDA safety alert: Five deaths after intragastric balloon insertions The root causes for the deaths are unknown, the agency said, "nor have we been able to definitively attribute the deaths to the devices or the insertion procedures for these devices (e.g., gastric and esophageal perforation, or intestinal obstruction)". [Full Article...]

Southwest Employee Personally Drives Missing Bag To Cancer Patient's Home

Southwest Employee Personally Drives Missing Bag To Cancer Patient's Home Hurt, 46, had changed her reservation to a direct flight to make it home in time for her monthly cancer treatment appointment the next morning, but her luggage remained on her previously booked connecting flight, which had to return to Nashville because of mechanical issues, ABC reported. [Full Article...]

Safety alert issued for fidget spinners from Consumer Product Safety Commission

Safety alert issued for fidget spinners from Consumer Product Safety Commission Always use the cable that came with the fidget spinner. The toy has been popular for a handful of months now with few signs of slowing, and during its time the toy has caused some issues for certain owners. "Fidget spinners can be fun to use but consumers and companies should be aware of some of the safety concerns associated with this product", CPSC acting chairman Ann Marie Buerkle said in a s... [Full Article...]

Disney to launch own streaming services for movies, live sports

Disney to launch own streaming services for movies, live sports It is a calculated gamble that the company can generate more profit in the long run from its own subscription service rather than selling movie rights to others. That could be hugely attractive for families with young children in the U.S. The continued decline of ESPN viewership has already hurt Disney's cable network revenue to the tune of about three percent under a year ago, while their blo... [Full Article...]

SCB doctor tests positive for swine flu

SCB doctor tests positive for swine flu There have also been four deaths in Delhi hospitals, of which two were of Delhi residents. The office of the Uttar Pradesh Director General Medical and Health (DGMH) said 60 positive cases of swine flu were reported from Lucknow on Thursday, triggering panic in the city, reported The Times of India . [Full Article...]

Analysts Set Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) Target Price at $102.08

Analysts Set Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) Target Price at $102.08 First American Trust FSB now owns 38,619 shares of the transportation company's stock worth $3,312,000 after buying an additional 10,595 shares during the period. Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of ISRG in report on Wednesday, July 20 with "Buy" rating . The ex-dividend date was set for Thursday the 8th of June 2017. [Full Article...]

Century-Old Fruit Cake Found in Antarctic Hut

Century-Old Fruit Cake Found in Antarctic Hut Fruitcake has not lost "face" and looked like he just took down the British confectionery company Huntley & Palmers. Since May past year, the New Zealand-based Antarctic Heritage Trust has been preserving artefacts found at Cape Adare. The huts on Cape Adare were built by Norwegian explorer Carsten Borchgrevink in 1899. Scott and his party successfully made it to the South Pole on the Terra No... [Full Article...]

Diabetes type 1 may be 'slowed down' with a retrained immune system

Diabetes type 1 may be 'slowed down' with a retrained immune system The firm's credit-card-sized implant, called PEC-Direct, contain cells derived from stem cells that can mature inside the body into the specialised islet cells that get destroyed in type 1 diabetes . The findings, dubbed "exciting", were made by a team of researchers based at King's College London and Cardiff University . Here, researchers used a proinsulin peptide fragment-a snippet of the ... [Full Article...]

Key facts about Guam, the centre of US-North Korea tension

Key facts about Guam, the centre of US-North Korea tension I'll tell you why. And they should be very nervous. "The more we threaten North Korea... the more it will convince Kim Jong Un and the regime that they need to continue to pursue and augment their nuclear capabilities", said Reif. North Korea said on Wednesday it planned to fire medium-to-long-range rockets towards Guam, where U.S. strategic bombers are based. "But if China helps us, I feel ... [Full Article...]

Disney to launch streaming service by 2019 when Netflix contract ends

Disney to launch streaming service by 2019 when Netflix contract ends Because when you're the Fort Knox of popular content, with decades of golden properties and the market muscle to protect your fiscal interests, not owning your own streaming services would have seemed atypically passive for the Mouse House under chief executive Bob Iger. [Full Article...]

Trump ratchets up rhetoric towards North Korea

North Korea outlined a potential plan to fire four ballistic missiles toward Guam, which would hit the waters around the USA territory. "The standing committee of the NSC noted the security condition surrounding the Korean Peninsula was becoming serious due to North Korea's repeated provocations and threats", Park Soo-hyun, a spokesman for the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae, told reporters.... [Full Article...]

NOAA Climate Report Confirms 2016 Was Planet's Hottest Year on Record

NOAA Climate Report Confirms 2016 Was Planet's Hottest Year on Record Seriously, Smith is done with the whole Republican " I'm not a scientist " line. Every two to seven years the weather phenomena returns as a result of interaction between the ocean and the atmosphere, forcing global temperatures to rise and result in extreme rain and wind. [Full Article...]

Modern slavery more prevalent than thought — United Kingdom crime agency

Modern slavery more prevalent than thought — United Kingdom crime agency Mr. Kerr said many organized criminals had moved into the slavery trade from drug trafficking as they realized the "commodification of people" was less risky and more profitable than narcotics. He said estimates globally suggested 46 million people were victims of modern-day slavery, and gangs were making US$500 trillion a year from exploitation. [Full Article...]

Nassau County to get two more medical marijuana dispensaries

Nassau County to get two more medical marijuana dispensaries The proposed rules, meant to help the program expand, come as the state's five medical marijuana companies continue to struggle to make profits under the program, considered to be among the most restrictive in the country. The new rules will allow doctors to take a two-hour course before becoming a registered provider of medical marijuana, down from the current four-hour course. [Full Article...]

Bank of America Corp DE Raises Position in Calgon Carbon Corporation (CCC)

Comparatively, 81.7% of Calgon Carbon Corporation shares are owned by institutional investors. The stock go down so far this year; showing a decline of -8.82% and dropped with negative flow of -3.13% during recent week. Now we move forward to see the historical returns of Calgon Carbon Corporation (CCC ) which is United States of America based stock. During the same quarter in the prior year,... [Full Article...]

Sri Lanka foreign minister Ravi Karunanayaka resigns over corruption charges

Sri Lanka foreign minister Ravi Karunanayaka resigns over corruption charges The minister, on his part, has denied any violations, adding that his family was engaged in the deal and that he was not aware of the details or the parties involved. The former Finance Minister said that history and time will reveal the truth and his innocence and reveal the truth since he has never committed anything wrong. [Full Article...]

Norovirus outbreak worsens as ill person count rises

Norovirus outbreak worsens as ill person count rises Waterford native Barr pulled out of his 400m hurdles semi-final at the last minute after he fell ill in the early hours of Monday morning. Competitions organisers confirmed on Monday night that several London 2017 competitors - staying in the same accommodation - had suffered gastroenteritis. [Full Article...]

Common dietary supplement may cut miscarriages, birth defects

Common dietary supplement may cut miscarriages, birth defects This new research took 12 years to establish the findings and has been hailed as one of the biggest medical research breakthroughs in Australia . In the first study of its kind, researchers at the Victor Chang Institute found this deficiency can be very risky during pregnancy, crippling an embryo as it forms in the womb. [Full Article...]

Louis CK: He's left behind 'Louie' character, maybe show

Louis CK: He's left behind 'Louie' character, maybe show On " Louie ", C.K. plays a fictionalized version of himself - a comedian and father raising his children in New York City. I also think its possible there'll be four or five more seasons over the next 30 years. I've got my fingers crossed. Though the FX executive speaks to C.K.at least once every week, due to his various projects with FX Productions, including " Better Things ", which he co-crea... [Full Article...]


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