Medicine


Pine Ridge Restaurant Holds Relay For Life Fundraiser Pine Ridge Restaurant Holds Relay For Life Fundraiser
- June 18, 2017

More than $160,000 has been raised to date in this year's effort, according to Jessica Poff, community manager with the area American Cancer Society chapter. Walsh described Putnam's Relays for Life as "sister relays-not competitive relays". "Another one of our wonderful volunteers, Tina Aulabaugh of Brewster, previous year organized a team and took part in the Patterson Relay". (more...)
Support Relay for Life Support Relay for Life
- June 18, 2017

Leroy and Chatham Chicks Crush Cancer are young veterans of Relay for Life. Following the music will be the luminaria ceremony. In 2016, the Relay sold 109 track signs and 627 luminaries. Sobel has volunteered with the American Cancer Society for almost 20 years since the start of the Relay for Life in Wilton. Registration information is available by calling 304-406-2111, although registration also can take place Saturday morning prior to the race. (more...)
Senate votes to support Trump's weapons sale to Saudi Arabia Senate votes to support Trump's weapons sale to Saudi Arabia
- June 14, 2017

Senate Democrats will give their support to Republican Senator Rand Paul in opposing a segment of an arms deal agreed by US President Donald Trump and Saudi Arabia. "Today, I stand up for the millions of voiceless children in Yemen who will be killed by the Saudi blockade", Paul said on the Senate floor. Opponents of the sale also pointed to the mushrooming humanitarian crisis in Yemen, as the war is marked by cholera and starvation. (more...)
UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party
- June 12, 2017

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May returns to Downing Street with her husband Philip after traveling to Buckingham Palace to ask the Queen's permission to form a minority government , in London , June 9, 2017. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she assumed Britain still wanted to leave the European Union and talks should start quickly. The arrangement with the DUP will make governing easier, but it makes some Conservatives uneasy. (more...)
Mostly sunny skies ahead Mostly sunny skies ahead
- June 09, 2017

High near 60. South southwest wind 5 to 13 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 20 miles per hour. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Monday - Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Friday night - A 30 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy with a low around 66. Rain?: Nope, we are done with the wet stuff until Sunday , when there's a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. (more...)
Babies Sleeping In Their Own Room Babies Sleeping In Their Own Room
- June 07, 2017

And the researchers found another trend: Parents who kept their babies in the same room to sleep were much more likely to bring their infants into their adult beds in the middle of the night -- a practice that the AAP says is unsafe for babies . (more...)
Washing hands in cold water 'as good as hot' Washing hands in cold water 'as good as hot'
- June 03, 2017

The researchers said it was more important to ensure people washed their hands at all, before preparing food and after using the toilet, than it was to insist water was hot. The study appears in the June issue of the Journal of Food Protection . Antibacterial soaps were banned in the U.S. past year after claims they do " more harm than good". (more...)
Check gseb.org for Gujarat GSEB Class 10th results 2017 Check gseb.org for Gujarat GSEB Class 10th results 2017
- May 30, 2017

All the candidates who had appeared for the exam are eagerly waiting for the GSEB SSC 2017 results. Even though, the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board ( GSHSEB ) gave 17 grace marks to students and didn't give a consolidated pass percentage figure, its success percentage remained 26.79% less than the English-medium schools. (more...)
Alleged Australian cop killer Rick Maddison gunned down by police Alleged Australian cop killer Rick Maddison gunned down by police
- May 30, 2017

Earlier today, Police Commissioner Ian Stewart said the aim was to negotiate with Maddison, who is wanted by police on multiple domestic violence and weapon charges. Mr Pennell said he was eventually evacuated about 5.30pm and was now staying at a hotel with his family as police continued to hunt for the shooter. (more...)
Main allies of Brazil's Temer looking to future amid scandal Main allies of Brazil's Temer looking to future amid scandal
- May 28, 2017

The case against Temer initiated after Jornal O Globo last week reported it obtained recordings of a conversation between Temer and a food company business leader, who recorded the discussion secretly, in which Temer purportedly endorsed the executive's hush money payments to silence jailed politician Eduardo Cuhna as a potential witness in a corruption investigation. (more...)
Secretary Price Congratulates New WHO Director-General, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
- May 25, 2017

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is a former Ethiopian health minister noted for marshalling an worldwide response to disease epidemics, including Ebola and Zika. The race began in 2015 and turned bitter at the very end, when an adviser to Dr Nabarro accused Dr Tedros of having covered up repeated outbreaks of cholera in his home country, which lowered the chances of an worldwide response and, more recently, the use of cholera vaccine. (more...)
Facebook CEO, wife celebrate 5th anniversary with Maine hike Facebook CEO, wife celebrate 5th anniversary with Maine hike
- May 23, 2017

Facebook's algorithms now focus on connecting you to " people you may know " and have been blamed for giving users' the unfounded perception that most other people hold political and social views similar to their own, but CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants to move past that and strengthen the social network's community by connecting users to people they should know. (more...)
CDC warns of parasite that may crash your pool party CDC warns of parasite that may crash your pool party
- May 19, 2017

People also can contaminate pool water with crypto through physical contact, said Lilly Kan, senior director of infectious disease and informatics with the National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO). Most germs can be killed within a few minutes when standard levels of chlorine and other pool disinfectants are used, however, killing Crypto with standard level of pool disinfectants is extremely hard. (more...)
Pakistan board bans, fines spinner Nawaz Pakistan board bans, fines spinner Nawaz
- May 18, 2017

In addition to the ban, the 23-year-old has also been fined 200,000 Pakistan rupees (approximately £1,500). He was earlier issued a notice of demand under Article 4.3 of the PCB anti-corruption code. The PCB said that Nawaz, on May 15, had approached the board and requested for a meeting, and the board had asked him to submit a letter stating his version of events regarding the alleged breach. (more...)
India allows abortion for 10-year-old rape victim India allows abortion for 10-year-old rape victim
- May 18, 2017

But those numbers are still considered only a fraction of the actual rape cases across the socially conservative country. The police said the victim's head had been smashed to hide her identity. The police have requested the girl to come forward as they could not find her at the address mentioned in the letter. Earlier on Tuesday, the court asked the doctors' panel to take a call as per their wisdom. (more...)
UN Security Council Sees UN Security Council Sees "Ample Possibility" To Use Sanctions Against N Korea
- May 17, 2017

U.S. Disarmament Ambassador Wood said China was key given that 90 percent of North Korea's trade was with that country. The U.S. ambassador the United Nations , Nikki Haley, said the United States believed it could persuade China to impose new U.N. (more...)
UK's health service hit by ransomware attack
- May 13, 2017

Some employees are reporting that NHS computers have been hit with ransomware - malicious software that encrypts all all the data on a computer then demands a ransom to unlock it. NHS Mid Essex CCG is similarly asking patients: "do not attend A&E unless it's an emergency". The National Cyber Security Centre said it was aware of a "cyber incident" and was working with NHS Digital and the National Crime Agency to investigate. (more...)
Plastic surgeon suggests warning labels after rise in 'avocado hand' Plastic surgeon suggests warning labels after rise in 'avocado hand'
- May 13, 2017

It's all about carefully slicing the avocado in half with a sharp knife (never apply too much pressure and move around the stone once you encounter it). Anxious that you need to brush up on your avocado knife technique? It needs to be recognisable. One particular surgeon at the city's Chelsea and Westminster Hospital says he stitches up an average of four "avocado hands" per week. (more...)
Phoenix man faces possible charges for 2016 serial shootings
- May 10, 2017

From August 2015 to July 2016 the shootings terrorized the largely Hispanic community in Maryvale in Phoenix , Arizona . The shooter stalked victims after dark, police have said, picking victims who were either outside of their homes or sitting in cars. (more...)
Teen on house arrest after violently throwing woman in pool Teen on house arrest after violently throwing woman in pool
- May 10, 2017

The Broward deputy who made the report described James as "very frightened and upset", soaked from shoulders down and with a fresh bruise on her right leg. Coleman-Wright told the paper that police were still investigating who permitted the party. In 911 calls released Tuesday, callers described the chaos after the teen and James went into the water. (more...)

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