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Medicine Buhari Meets with APC Chieftains in Aso Villa
Author: 0 Buhari Meets with APC Chieftains in Aso Villa

Tinubu had also denied allegations that a cabal exists in the Buhari administration, saying he has confidence in the leadership of the President. "But once you create leadership and it is functional you don't have to baby-sit that leadership unless there is an old strain of confidence".

Medicine Medication Take Back Day held locally, nationwide
Author: 0 Medication Take Back Day held locally, nationwide

The Meridian Police Department collected more than 150 pounds of prescription drugs during Saturday's Drug Take Back at the Bonita Lakes Mall. You can head to any of the below hospitals any time to get rid of your unwanted prescriptions. In the previous 13 Take-Back events, the DEA and law enforcement partners have collected more than 8.1 million pounds of pills across the country. The DEA's Take Back Day events provide an opportunity for Americans to prevent drug addiction and overdose ...

Medicine FDA issues black licorice 'overdose' warning before Halloween
Author: 0 FDA issues black licorice 'overdose' warning before Halloween

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning about the potential for danger in eating too much black licorice . The FDA's warning applies in particular (though not exclusively) to those aged 40 or over, and you also have to eat a lot of black licorice to feel those nasty effects-as in, two ounces a day for more than two weeks.

Medicine Tylenol during pregnancy could cause ADHD
Author: 0 Tylenol during pregnancy could cause ADHD

The same study also found a slightly decreased risk of ADHD in children whose mothers took the drug for seven days or less. Researchers say this only applies to women who took the drug for a month or longer during pregnancy. "The risk to any one woman would be small", she said. He said understanding more than causation is important for understanding the drug and its affect on pregnancy.

Author: 0 Health Officials Stress Importance Of Flu Shots

The flu shot is either injected or given through the nose. In this region, the percentage was even lower and has been plummeting for four years. National Seniors Chief Advocate Ian Henschke says protecting the vulnerable, like the elderly, is key and that action is needed to prevent a repeat of the flu crisis next year.

Medicine Baby Denied Kidney Hospitalized, Congressmen Support Rally Tonight Outside Egleston
Author: 0 Baby Denied Kidney Hospitalized, Congressmen Support Rally Tonight Outside Egleston

However, Emory Hospital staff cancelled the surgery, saying they want to find out whether Dickerson is complying with the terms of his parole before going ahead with the operation. For weeks, CBS46 has been telling you about two-year-old AJ and his need of a kidney. Emory University Hospital Spokesperson Janet Christenbury told the AJC in a statement the hospital is committed to the highest quality of care for its patients.

Medicine Donovan Mitchell Is A Good Reason To Watch Utah Jazz Games
Author: 0 Donovan Mitchell Is A Good Reason To Watch Utah Jazz Games

Then Utah's Alec Burks missed a three-pointer and Mitchell, who is 6-feet-3, leaped into the air soaring above the rim to slam home a one-handed dunk with Ball standing below him to the left of the basket. The Jazz jumped out to a 21-7 lead thanks to a 16-3 run highlighted by a floater from Mitchell after he pump-faked Ball and got to his spot with a eurostep.

Medicine Buhari Sacks Babachir Lawal, Appoints Boss Mustapha as SGF
Author: 0 Buhari Sacks Babachir Lawal, Appoints Boss Mustapha as SGF

The panel headed by Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President, included Abubakar Malami, attorney general and minister of justice and Babagana Munguno, national security adviser. Apart from the grass-cutting contract, the final report showed how Lawal received at least N450m in kickbacks from companies that got contracts from PINE.

Medicine Jet Airways Chennai-Paris flight service takes off
Author: 0 Jet Airways Chennai-Paris flight service takes off

According to CNN-News18, an air hostess onboard had found a note in the bathroom there were hijackers and explosives on the aircraft. Meanwhile, Jet Airways in a statement said that "Diverted following the declaration of emergency as per established security procedures, due to detection of an onboard security threat".

Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick Is Reportedly Excluded From NFL Players and Owners Meeting

His representatives sent communications to the NFL , NFLPA and The Players Coalition seeking basic information about the meeting - location, attendees, topics on the agenda - but none was ever formally provided. "At this point, the ball is in their court", Jenkins said. Players have remained pretty level-headed, and we will continue to do so. More than 70 percent of NFL players are Black , yet the League has made no comprehensive effort to address the reality of the communities where many of ...

Medicine Iraqi Kurdish leader to devolve powers after thorny vote
Author: 0 Iraqi Kurdish leader to devolve powers after thorny vote

In a letter to the regional parliament released by his office, Barzani said he would leave the post when his term ends November 1. Iraqi Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani will step down as president of Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region as the political backlash to September's Kurdish independence referendum continues.

Medicine Portable ultrasound device can spot cancer
Author: 0 Portable ultrasound device can spot cancer

A recent story involving a certain Doctor John Martin is a ideal example of that. While Martin is not a cancer specialist, he knew enough to recognize that the dark mass he saw shouldn't be there, he told the MIT Technology Review . Butterfly Network plans to take their research in artificial-intelligence software forward and develop a novice position to probe, collect the right images and interpret them.

Medicine 49ers vs. Eagles: Full San Francisco Week 8 grades and analysis
Author: 0 49ers vs. Eagles: Full San Francisco Week 8 grades and analysis

Wentz (18-for 32, 211 yards) threw a bad pass right to Niners cornerback Ahkello Witherspoon, his first blemish of the game and two plays later Breida caught a 21-yard touchdown pass to get San Francisco back into the game, 20-7. The 49ers lost left tackle Joe Staley to an injury suffered while Eagles cornerback Jalen Mills was returning an interception 37 yards for a touchdown.

Medicine Agartala-Delhi Rajdhani flagged off
Author: 0 Agartala-Delhi Rajdhani flagged off

Initially it will be a weekly service and the train shall run between Agartala and Anand Vihar terminal. It will travel 2,413 km between Agartala and Delhi's Anand Vihar station in 36 hours, and have 15 stops, including Badarpur, Haflong, Guwahati, Kamakhya, New Jalpaiguri, Katihar, Barauni, Mughalsarai and Kanpur.

Medicine Donald Trump Proposes Radically High New National Park Service Entrance Fees
Author: 0 Donald Trump Proposes Radically High New National Park Service Entrance Fees

The Grand Canyon projects past year ranges from repairing historic landmarks to evaluating park buildings for energy efficiency, from fixing roads and walls to ridding park of buildings with hazardous materials. Zinke's misguided plan is to foist the higher fees on visitors during "peak season" - which is to say, when kids are out of school, their parents are able to vacation and weather at the parks is at its best.

Author: 0 Man handed 24-year sentence for infecting 30 women with HIV

Numerous women only discovered they had HIV after they heard of Talluto's arrest and had a test. Talluto's quarter of century sentence is far less than the life sentence the prosecution wanted. Earlier, prosecutors asked the court to impose a life sentence on the grounds that Talluto had spread the virus. The defence said Talluto was eager for affection after his mother died when he was only four years old and he never met his father.

Author: 0 Hard Facts About Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

The company exchanged hands with 31976271 shares compared to its average daily volume of 49.57M shares. It has underperformed by 14.27% the S&P500. Moreover, Chemical Retail Bank has 0.78% invested in Merck & Co., Inc. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board stated it has 6.08M shares or 0.89% of all its holdings. Thirteen analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company.

Medicine Taylor fight in doubt
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It is not yet certain whether Sanchez may have to forfeit a portion of her fight purse to Taylor. "It doesn't bother me at all". She told Sky Sports: "It doesn't bother me". If she's unable to shed the extra weight, her belt will become vacant. I've prepared for whatever comes my way. And mandatory heavyweight challenger Carlos Takam held the final press conference leading up to their anticipated showdown.

Medicine Nurse comforts ailing patient by singing at her bedside
Author: 0 Nurse comforts ailing patient by singing at her bedside

Margaret Smith, 63, was admitted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville as her health declined due to liver cancer. "Words can not describe the appreciation and love we feel for nurse Olivia, who Mom calls her angel", Megan Smith wrote on Facebook on Monday.

Medicine Vegas Gunman's Brother Reportedly 'Terrorized' Auto Shop
Author: 0 Vegas Gunman's Brother Reportedly 'Terrorized' Auto Shop

The complaint signed Tuesday by a Los Angeles County deputy district attorney specified that between January 1 and August 30 of 2014, Bruce Paddock knowingly possessed more than 600 images of child or youth pornography involving use of a person under age 18 engaging in or simulating sexual conduct.

Medicine Stoners have more sex than people who don't smoke weed
Author: 0 Stoners have more sex than people who don't smoke weed

Dr. Manish Vira, vice chair for urologic research with the Arthur Smith Institute for Urology in NY, agreed that the study "provides compelling evidence that at the very least, regular marijuana use is not associated with decreased sexual desire or performance".

Author: 0 AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy"

Arbiter Partners Capital Management Llc, a New York-based fund reported 22,589 shares. It is positive, as 55 investors sold ABBV shares while 581 reduced holdings. The rating was downgraded by UBS on Monday, September 25 to "Neutral". The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 12th. MRK's revenue has declined at an average annualized rate of about -3.7% during the past five years.

Medicine ICICI Bank July-to-September Net Profit INR20.58 Billion Vs INR31.02 Billion
Author: 0 ICICI Bank July-to-September Net Profit INR20.58 Billion Vs INR31.02 Billion

During the current financial year, the bank made an additional provisioning of Rs 651.2 crore for the 12 accounts referred to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, the private sector lender said in its stock exchange filing. Shares of YES Bank today tanked over 7 per cent as the company's bad loan situation worsened during the second quarter of 2017-18 fiscal. The percentage of gross NPAs increased to 1.82 per cent against 0.97 per cent sequentially.

Medicine Heart surgery more successful in the afternoon, study says
Author: 0 Heart surgery more successful in the afternoon, study says

The circadian rhythm is the body's 24-hour internal clock, governing various cycles and behaviors such as our sleep and waking patterns, body temperature, and even athletic prowess throughout the day-to-night cycle. What's more, said O'Neill, the study did not consider whether the surgeons performed the operation better in the afternoon, adding that more work was need to explore whether the findings would hold for patients at other hospitals, or for other types of surgery.

Medicine India beat NZ by six wickets in 2nd ODI
Author: 0 India beat NZ by six wickets in 2nd ODI

India: Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (captain), Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, M.S. Dhoni (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav , Jasprit Bumrah , Yuzvendra Chahal, Manish Pandey, Ajinkya Rahane, Shardul Thakur, Axar Patel, Mohammed Siraj.

Medicine A New Dinosaur Has Been Discovered In Lesotho
Author: 0 A New Dinosaur Has Been Discovered In Lesotho

Kayentapus ambrokholohali footprints belong to an animal of about 26 feet long, dwarfing all the life around it. Theropod image adapted by Lara Sciscio , with permission, from an illustration by Scott Hartman. The prints - which were discovered by a team of global researchers - come from a newly discovered predatory dinosaur known as Kayentapus ambrokholohali .

Medicine Fisher-Price recalls 6500 infant motion seats
Author: 0 Fisher-Price recalls 6500 infant motion seats

Fisher-Price has recalled its Soothing Motions Seat because of a potential fire hazard. The government agency says no injuries have been reported. According to a press release, consumers can determine if their seat is included in the recall by looking at the model number beneath the motor housing.

Author: 0 New gene-editing technique may lead to treatment for thousands of diseases

RNA is different to DNA in several ways (in the most basic way it features ribose sugars rather than deoxyribose sugars) but also in terms of function. 6 ). But this variation slices RNA instead. Zhang and colleagues then bolted the A-to-I converting portion of ADAR2 onto CRISPR/Cas13. "Applications of the CRISPR system to RNA are heating up", says Gene Yeo , a researcher at the University of California, San Diego, who developed a version of Cas9 to target and cleave RNA.

Medicine Twins joined at head separated in 16-hour surgery at AIIMS
Author: 0 Twins joined at head separated in 16-hour surgery at AIIMS

Initially, the second phase of the surgery had to be postponed as the boys had been going through blood transfusion initially. "They have two other children and can't afford a meal", said Mahapatra. "After 11 hours of surgery, the heads of the conjoined twins have been separated successfully. While Jaga has heart issues, Kalia has kidney problems", Mahapatra told IANS.

Medicine Apple denies report it told suppliers to reduce accuracy of facial recognition
Author: 0 Apple denies report it told suppliers to reduce accuracy of facial recognition

The company could suffer from chronicle shortages over multiple months. You need to register to buy the iPhone X from Vodafone via this form here . This means that if you purchase an unlocked iPhone from U.S. or any other country then it will hold its one-year warranty in India. It's unclear if today's change is going to affect this number.

Medicine Drug company founder John Kapoor arrested for alleged opioid scheme
Author: 0 Drug company founder John Kapoor arrested for alleged opioid scheme

On Thursday morning, John Kapoor , the founder and CEO of Insys, was arrested in Phoenix, according to the US Attorney's Office. Kapoor ranked sixth last year on Forbes' list of wealthiest Arizonans with a net worth of $2.1 billion, but he dropped off this year's list owing to the declining stock price of Insys, in which he is a controlling shareholder.

Medicine High risk breast cancer clinic to expand into Oconee County
Author: 0 High risk breast cancer clinic to expand into Oconee County

A breast cancer awareness programme was organized by the Indian Medical Association, Arunachal Pradesh Branch and State Cancer Society in collaboration with the Women's Cell of Dera Natung Government College, Itanagar on Thursday. Researchers studied more than 1,000 women in a US military health system who had a 20 percent or greater lifetime risk of breast cancer due to genetics or personal or family history.

Author: 0 Thriving at Work: a review of mental health and employers

He added: "All of these things along with significant periods away from home can lead to feelings of isolation, loneliness and poor mental health ". Poor mental health is also said to cost the United Kingdom economy £99 billion each year because people are off sick or less effective in their jobs as they're struggling with health problems.

Medicine STRANGER THINGS 2 is Getting an After Show on Netflix
Author: 0 STRANGER THINGS 2 is Getting an After Show on Netflix

Beyond Stranger Things - the much anticipated second installment of the beloved drama series now has a show, after the show. Beyond Stranger Things "tackles inspiration for the series, behind-the-scenes stories, and analyzes every aspect of the second season - answering all the burning questions", according to Netflix.

Medicine America steals a free taco after World Series stolen base
Author: 0 America steals a free taco after World Series stolen base

One of those reasons was not America winning free tacos via stolen base, but, hey, that happened, too. According to SB Nation , this is the 10th season Taco Bell has offered the deal. Maybin's golden stolen base is the sixth time that the country won free tacos. A year ago the Indians' Francisco Lindor was America's hero, swiping a bag against the Chicago Cubs.

Medicine Chhath Puja 2017 celebrations in India
Author: 0 Chhath Puja 2017 celebrations in India

Patna District Administration has launched the mobile app "ChhathPuja Patna " for necessary information regarding Chhath Puja festival, helping devotees select ghats for Chhath Puja. Devotees traditionally offer wheat, milk, sugarcane, bananas and coconuts to the Sun God. Chhath has gained in prominence and scale with growing clout of "Purvanchalis" in Delhi.

Medicine Customer tackles armed robber inside Pennsylvania bank
Author: 0 Customer tackles armed robber inside Pennsylvania bank

The two men struggle as the thief gets to his feet, only for Sakosky to slam him to the ground again before disarming the robber and throwing away his bag. "You know, it's actually nice to know that we have a community that's willing to help out". He wasn't there but his employees say they were both shocked and proud of what he did.

Medicine Study offers troubling information about baby food products
Author: 0 Study offers troubling information about baby food products

The group looked at top-selling formulas and baby food using Nielson data, and also included emerging national brands. Experts say exposure to arsenic can affect motor skills, cognition, growth and organ development. The FDA has recommended a limit of 100 parts per billion of arsenic in infant rice cereal, but has not made its recommendation compulsory for manufacturers.

Medicine Jonathan slams allegations linking him to Maina's recall
Author: 0 Jonathan slams allegations linking him to Maina's recall

A presidential spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu has described Abdulrasheed Maina as "one of the monsters" and mess left behind by the previous administration to frustrate the ongoing fight against corruption by the current government. "He succumbed to the present administration and came back to Nigeria". While supporting Maina on Wednesday, his family had hinted that he got security from the DSS.

Medicine State Department reviewing North Korea terror sponsor request
Author: 0 State Department reviewing North Korea terror sponsor request

Rep. Andy Barr (R., Ky.) is sponsoring the bill, and he said in a statement that the legislation will impose the most far-reaching sanctions ever enacted against North Korea. The North justifies possessing nuclear weapons to secure peace in the region as the USA and allies continue drills in the area, seen as provocation by the North Korean leadership.

Medicine Boko Haram kills eight soldiers in Damaturu
Author: 0 Boko Haram kills eight soldiers in Damaturu

An officer was said to be among the eight killed while many others were injured. The source also disclosed that several soldiers were still missing at the time of taking stock of the destruction. Mallama Fitdasi, wife of Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram terrorist organisation, appeared to be one of those killed in the air strikes. Fighter jets attacked what was said to be "a large gathering of Boko Haram terrorists" at the Durwawa settlement, near Urga in the Konduga area of Borno ...

Medicine Rajinikanth to romance Amy Jackson in mega-budget sci-fi?
Author: 0 Rajinikanth to romance Amy Jackson in mega-budget sci-fi?

Rahman, Amy Jackson and Subaskaran Allirajah, chairman of Lyca Productions , in full attendance. Several celebrities from the South Indian film industry have also been invited for the function. All for you, all for our lovely #2point0 followers. "It's going to be nothing less than EPIC!" revealed Akshay Kumar on Twitter . AR Rahman will also be performing for a song with 125 symphony artistes during the launch.

Medicine Have You Heard About The Third Type Of Diabetes - Type 3c Diabetes?
Author: 0 Have You Heard About The Third Type Of Diabetes - Type 3c Diabetes?

The study found that around 1.5% of 31,789 new diabetes cases over a period of 10 years were misdiagnosed as Type 2 instead of Type 3c, New York Daily News reports . Researchers and specialist doctors have recently become concerned that type 3c diabetes might be much more common than previously thought and that many cases are not being correctly identified.

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