Medical

by | December 18, 2017 | 20:45

It's important to take care of yourself when you have the flu by getting plenty of rest, drinking plenty of water, and taking ibuprofen or acetaminophen for aches, pains and fever. If you do get flu, Brammer suggests taking antivirals such as Tamiflu to reduce the number of days you are sick. At this point previous year, there had been three flu-related deaths in the province and less than 250 hospitalizations.

by | December 18, 2017 | 16:32

The bench had said that they can not substitute the decision of the Election Commission unless Congress demonstrates that the poll body's decision is either arbitrary or not in accordance with the law. The elections of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, however, marked a huge win for the BJP party. Former chief election commissioners N. Gopalaswami and Naveen Chawla have also said that they believe EVMs can not be tampered with.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:05

Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers , right, greets former teammate. The Packers trail the Panthers in the fourth quarter, 31-17. For Carolina, Cam Newton threw for 242 yards and four touchdowns, while Greg Olson had nine catches for 116 yards and the one score.

by | December 17, 2017 | 06:37

It was an emotional MSU Board of Trustees meeting as the angry victims of Larry Nassar did not seem impressed by an apology from President Lou Anna Simon or her creation of a ten-million dollar fund for counseling for victims. She said she's felt insulted by comments made by the university's lawyers, and said she's frustrated so many of those who worked closely with Nassar still hold their polsitions.

by | December 17, 2017 | 03:30

North Korea , which in the past has boycotted nearly all Security Council meetings where its nuclear program is discussed, is expected to speak during Friday's open session. "In 2017, the DPRK conducted activities related to its nuclear and ballistic missile programs at an alarming and accelerated pace", U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres told council members.

by | December 16, 2017 | 22:13

Haley's briefing included physical evidence that Iran is providing ballistic missiles to the Houthis, Mattis said. When U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Thursday presented what she claimed was irrefutable evidence that Iran had supplied a missile launched at the Saudi Arabian capital by Houthi rebels in Yemen last month, it was hard not to recall the last time an American diplomat stood before the U.N.

by | December 16, 2017 | 22:02

Following protests from pro-Kannada group Karnataka Rakshana Vedike Yuva Sene on Friday, Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy directed Bengaluru police to withdraw permission for the Sunny Leone show called Sunny Night. We will not hesitate to commit suicide on December 31", he said. "We know her history, we don't want her to spoil the culture of the land", according to reports on India Today.

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:46

Its down 22.04% from 2.23M shares previously. MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has risen 13.92% since December 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.76% the S&P500. The firm owned $16.6 million shares of the company's stock after selling 75936 shares during the period. Regions Corp reported 12,560 shares. Park Circle accumulated 600,000 shares.

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:49

And he said a bigger increase in the top rate of tax for those earning more than £150,000 - which some opposition parties had called for - would actually reduce revenue as high earners would find ways to avoid paying it. She said: "It was only in May of this year that the First Minister made absolutely clear, it is not right she said for any person on the basic rate to pay more".

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:34

The stock decreased 0.06% or $0.0464 during the last trading session, reaching $81.8736. LNCE now trades at a forward P/E of 33.88, a P/B of 2.37, and a P/S of 2.06 while NDSN trades at a forward P/E of 24.70, a P/B of 7.64, and a P/S of 4.12.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:07

A new report from the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) in the United States has said that teenagers in the country are less and less likely to consume cigarettes , while vaping and use of marijuana stay at higher levels. The NIDA study showed a different trend in marijuana use than government findings from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health released Monday.

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:31

People who didn't drink hot tea every day and those who did, had a lesser glaucoma risk, the reports displayed. " Tea drinkers should feel comfortable about drinking tea but should realise that the results are preliminary and drinking tea may not prevent glaucoma ", said Anne Coleman, co-author of the research from the University of California , Los Angeles.

by | December 15, 2017 | 15:35

Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) militants relied heavily on guns and ammunition produced by Romania, Hungary, Bulgaria and Germany, a report released on Thursday by Conflict Armament Research (CAR), an worldwide organisation that documents weapons trafficking in war zones, revealed.

by | December 15, 2017 | 15:09

If Oregon does have a strong performance against the Mountain West champion Broncos , then it can provide a spring board for preseason expectations in 2018. The Oregon football team will be without star running back Royce Freeman this weekend. Freeman finishes the season with 1,475 yards and 16 touchdowns.

by | December 15, 2017 | 11:25

Mr. Macron used the summit to seize the global spotlight, capitalizing on Trump's isolationist policies and German Chancellor Angela Merkel's domestic weakness to position himself as the world's moral compass on climate change . President. Macron's office announced a dozen initiatives created to inject hundreds of millions of dollars in efforts to stem global warming, including the World Bank's decision to stop financing oil and gas exploration and extraction after 2019.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:38

Vanellope Hope was supposed to be born on Christmas Eve to her parents Naomi Findlay and Dean Wilkins. Experts, including the consultant cardiologist, have said they do not know of another case in the United Kingdom where a baby has survived such a condition.

by | December 15, 2017 | 07:32

Field Organizer for Audubon North Carolina Kim Branch says previous year, record numbers of loons were recorded along the coast. Everyone interested is welcome to join in, even if all you can do is sit at home and count the birds coming to your feeder! The count lasts through January 5, but each count group has a different date they are participating.

by | December 15, 2017 | 07:24

Kyle Sue , author of the new study and an assistant professor of family medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland in Canada. Probably since the dawn of time women have thrown their hands up in despair as their men folk insist that they've succumbed to the dreaded " man flu " and take to their beds for days at a time moaning and groaning about their plight.

by | December 15, 2017 | 04:53

By 2021, the organizations expect e-waste to grow by another 17%. E-waste is nearly anything electronic - air conditioners, freezers, heat pumps, screens , laptops, monitors, lamps , home appliances, smaller gadgets like calculators, electric kettles, electronic toys, and of course, phones.

by | December 15, 2017 | 01:19

Aditi Nayar, principal economist at ICRA Limited, said the spike in vegetable prices led by onions and tomatoes was the chief factor that pushed up the primary food inflation to a 16-month high of 6.1 per cent in November 2017. However, for the whole fuel and power segment, WPI inflation rose at a slower pace of 8.82 per cent in November compared to 10.52 per cent in the month ago.

by | December 14, 2017 | 19:16

Kaylene Bowen , the child's mother, has allegedly kept her son confined to a wheelchair, telling him and others he had a rare degenerative disorder that required him to be fed with the help of a feeding tube. He even offered medical records to prove his claims in 2014, but he said the judge refused to examine the contents. "Every time I went to court, they made me feel like I was the worst human ever".

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:26

Wine glasses are nearly seven times bigger than they were 300 years ago, a new study has found. From 1990 onwards, demand for larger wine glasses by the United States market was met by an increase in the size of glasses manufactured in England , where a ready market was also found.

by | December 14, 2017 | 17:10

Streetlights could be replaced by glowing trees , after scientists discovered how to make plants shine in the dark. Glowing MIT logo printed on the leaf of an arugula plant. At the start, the researchers were able to make the plants glow for about 45 minutes, but this was improved into 3.5 hours. While the light emitted by these plants is not now bright enough to light the outdoors or even a desk, the researchers hope that further optimisations would allow them to improve the ...

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:39

It takes a few days for the vaccine to become effective. It doesn't work!' " Saul said. "If you've had the flu vaccine and you still get the flu you are much less likely to be hospitalized with pneumonia, than if you didn't have the vaccine at all", said Dr.

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:27

An average of 10 million customers had enrolled and paid for Obamacare individual insurance as of September 15, 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said on Wednesday, down from 12.2 million who signed up at the beginning of the year.