Medicine

Philip Morris International Inc (PM) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

The stock increased 0.96% or $1.1 during the last trading session, reaching $115.86. The target implies a 9.03% spike from where the shares are now trading. Cedar Rock Capital Ltd. boosted its position in Philip Morris International by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. Old West Investment Management Llc, which manages about $207.40M and $163.70 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in U S G C... [Full Article...]

Scientists Successfully Use CRISPR to Fix Mutation Causing Heart Muscle Disease

Scientists Successfully Use CRISPR to Fix Mutation Causing Heart Muscle Disease Mitalipov is "pushing a frontier", but it's responsible basic research that's critical for understanding embryos and disease inheritance, noted University of Pittsburgh professor Kyle Orwig. In some cases, however, targeted cells activate an alternative DNA fix pathway called homology-directed fix (HDR) that rebuilds the DSB site using the non-mutant homologous chromosome or a supplied exogenous D... [Full Article...]

Watching the Tape Move for Sandspring Resources Ltd (SSPXF)

A reading under 20 would suggest no trend, and a reading from 20-25 would suggest that there is no clear trend signal. When the price is below the Balance Step, this generally spells a bearish trend. When applying indicators for technical analysis, traders and investors might want to check out the ATR or Average True Range. Tracking the RSI levels for Andiamo Corp (ANDI), the 3-day RSI stands at... [Full Article...]

Men should stop sucking wives' breast, leave for babies - Health expert

Men should stop sucking wives' breast, leave for babies - Health expert Ezeogu added that if mothers can stop giving water to babies from zero to six months of life, "we can indeed achieve much more than 50 percent and then derive the benefit of exclusive breastfeeding which includes 13 percent reduction of Infant mortality if 90 percent of the population would do exclusive breastfeeding". [Full Article...]

Hercules Capital, Inc. (HTGC) Posts Earnings Results, Meets Estimates

HighTower Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Hercules Capital by 0.6% in the first quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 15,291 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $231,000 after buying an additional 331 shares during the last quarter. [Full Article...]

Concerned Nigerians Ask Buhari To Resume Or Resign

Concerned Nigerians Ask Buhari To Resume Or Resign The Presidential spokesman said: "Archbishop Welby said he was delighted to see the rapid recovery President Buhari had made from his health challenges, noting that it was a testimony to the healing powers of God, and answer to prayers of millions of people round the world". [Full Article...]

Three sanitation workers die of asphyxiation

Three sanitation workers die of asphyxiation The deaths come barely a month after four people had died of asphyxiation while cleaning a tank in Ghitorni , also in south Delhi . While the fourth worker had come with a rope, there was no one to grab it when he entered the manhole. The deaths come nearly 15 days after four workers died under similar circumstances in Ghitorni, 10 km from Lajpat Nagar. Police said sanitation workers were enga... [Full Article...]

Loneliness, Social Isolation Greater Health Problem In US Than Obesity

Loneliness, Social Isolation Greater Health Problem In US Than Obesity Here's some news to puncture your good mood: United States psychologists have declared loneliness and social isolation to be a bigger potential public health hazard than obesity. An American Association of Retired Persons' ( AARP ) study by the name "Loneliness Study" estimates almost 42.6 million adults in United States, who are above 45 years old, as suffering from chronic loneliness. [Full Article...]

Ernst, Yin to make Solheim Cup debuts

Ernst, Yin to make Solheim Cup debuts Des Moines is the 15th staging of the Solheim Cup. "Austin almost made the team a year ago, and Angel has been on the radar for a long time", said Inkster. "It is always hard to say "no" to someone who lives for the Solheim Cup", Sorenstam said. The majority of the spots based on qualification points and world ranking were finalized after the Women's British Open, and the captain's picks were ... [Full Article...]

United Nations new sanctions ban North Korea's exports

United Nations new sanctions ban North Korea's exports The price the North Korean leadership will pay for its continued nuclear and missile development will be the loss of one-third of its exports and hard currency. The Council reaffirmed previous Council decisions that North Korea not conduct further launches using ballistic missile technology, nuclear tests, or any other provocation. [Full Article...]

Roseanne brings back dead husband Dan in reboot

Roseanne brings back dead husband Dan in reboot ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey is setting the record straight on the decision to cancel "Last Man Standing". Galecki, who now stars on CBS's The Big Bang Theory , portrayed David Healy, whose longterm relationship with Darlene Conner (Sara Gilbert ) eventually culminated in a marriage and a baby at the end of the series. [Full Article...]

'Nobody Shoot Anybody' Weekend In Baltimore Didn't Work

'Nobody Shoot Anybody' Weekend In Baltimore Didn't Work Police say that a man, 24, was shot on Saturday evening and rushed to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center where he later died, reports the source. Both were taken to the hospital where they were pronounced dead. The Rev. Grey Maggiano, a rector at the Memorial Episcopal Church in Baltimore, said on Twitter: "The victory in #BaltimoreCeasefire is not whether someone got shot or not - it's that so ma... [Full Article...]

State EC orders probe against Jagan Reddy for 'shoot Andhra CM' remark

State EC orders probe against Jagan Reddy for 'shoot Andhra CM' remark Ravindra said that the statements like "beat Naidu with slippers and brooms, kill Naidu on the road" expose the violent character of Jagan which are not accepted by the people. Enforcement Directorate and CBI enquiry. Opposition YSR Congress has christened the election result as referendum of Chandrababu Naidu-led TDP government as state is scheduled to go for election in 2019. [Full Article...]

McConnell: GOP Could Try Again On Health Care

McConnell: GOP Could Try Again On Health Care Democrat lawmakers have said they will work with Republicans to improve the United States health care system if the plans do not include tax cuts for wealthy taxpayers. Flake took his own party to task as well as Democrats, blaming both in a new book for the political gridlock that led to Trump's presidency and its current chaos. [Full Article...]

US And Japanese Leaders Commit To Putting More Pressure On North Korea

Trump blames China for not doing enough to stop Kim Jong-un. Qian also emphasized the mutual benefits of China's trade and investment with the US, rebuffing Trump's repeated claims that Beijing has exploited liberal USA trade policies to its own advantage. [Full Article...]

Odisha's first swine flu death reported

Odisha's first swine flu death reported Seven women of eight persons tested positive taking the number of infected persons to 32. The deceased is from Visakhapatnam, but he temporarily resided in Bhubaneswar , Health Minister Pratap Jena said. The guidelines on risk categorization, clinical management, home care, use of masks and vaccination have been issued. Tamil Nadu topped the list with 2,896 cases followed by Karnataka 2,377, ... [Full Article...]

Appeals court rules states can fight to preserve ACA subsidies

Appeals court rules states can fight to preserve ACA subsidies The order cuts off one way that Trump could stop the payments - a way that would have given him the cover of a court ruling. This week, though, they got some new allies. We're seeing more lobbying now because the CSR issue is getting more real . Trump is now using them as a bargaining chip to get the Senate to return to its Obamacare repeal effort. [Full Article...]

Fresh cases of mysterious hair-chopping surface in Aligarh, Moradabad and Bulandshahr

Fresh cases of mysterious hair-chopping surface in Aligarh, Moradabad and Bulandshahr In Delhi, the areas which have reported braid-cutting are Najafgarh, Kanganhedi, Ranhaula, Kapashera, Rohini, Jafarpur, Palam, Nihar Vihar, Begumpur and Mayapuri. Even as the numbers keep increasing, with theories of Bogeyman, black magic, witchcraft and theft doing rounds among people, police in Delhi and UP on Friday said that reports of women's hair being chopped were just baseless rumours wi... [Full Article...]

Son of Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala arrested for stalking woman

Son of Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala arrested for stalking woman According to police, the woman said to be the daughter of an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, was in her vehicle and was going from Sector 9 in Chandigarh to Panchkula around 12:30 am when she observed a Tata Safari following her from Sector 26, the IE report added. [Full Article...]

Cynthia Nixon reportedly considering gubernatorial run in NY

Cynthia Nixon reportedly considering gubernatorial run in NY Cuomo is planning on running next year for a third term as New York's governor and has been under attack from progressives in the state. Nixon is active in liberal politics in the state, particularly on education issues. And he has been a loud proponent of private school tax credits, essentially a backdoor voucher system. A rep for the actress tells ET Canada "No comment" when asked about he... [Full Article...]


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