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Author: 0 Vitamin D pills 'key to beating colds and flu' says study

Martineau and his team say their results show a significant but modest benefit for everybody who takes vitamin D daily or weekly, but a more substantial benefit for those who have low levels of it in their bodies. He suggests that his team's study strengthens the case for fortifying foods in the United Kingdom with vitamin D. However, others have argued that there is still not enough evidence that vitamin D supplementation prevents disease, except in people who are at high risk of the bone ...

Medical India's exports rise for 5th month in January; gold imports drop 30%
Author: 0 India's exports rise for 5th month in January; gold imports drop 30%

Gold imports tumbled 29.94 per cent to United States dollars 2.04 billion in January, from USD 2.91 billion in the same month previous year, as demand softened following cash crunch, post demonetisation. Oil imports in January surged 61% to $8 billion while non-oil imports were marginally up by 0.01% to $23.8 billion. "While continuous positive growth in exports for the last 5 months is encouraging, the slowdown in global trade is equally affecting us".

Author: 0 Texas AG Paxton files brief supporting Trump executive order

Wednesday morning it was announced that Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton had filed a brief supporting President Trump's constitutional immigration order. Eighteen states and Washington , D.C., have filed briefs with the 9th Circuit opposing the travel ban, and 15 states led by NY filed a brief arguing the ban is unconstitutional.

Medical North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ministerial meeting to focus on defense spending, terrorism
Author: 0 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ministerial meeting to focus on defense spending, terrorism

Mr Stoltenberg said, while Nato's European allies had increased military spending by almost four per cent, several countries still failed to meet the target of two per cent of GDP being spent on defence . The Pentagon chief said it was a "fair demand" based on the "political reality" in Washington. Aside from the USA, only Estonia, Greece, Poland and the United Kingdom have allocated the pledged 2 percent.

Medical Bell gets MTS takeover approval after selling mobile assets
Author: 0 Bell gets MTS takeover approval after selling mobile assets

BCE Inc.'s acquisition of Manitoba Telecom Services has been given the green light by the federal government, but with conditions aimed at boosting Xplornet Communications Inc.as a regional competitor in the mobile wireless market. "All that is about to end". "Bell's deal to acquire MTS and the expansion of Xplornet into the Manitoba market will result in more competition, which means more choice and competitive prices for all Manitobans", Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and ...

Author: 0 New dads risk depression too, study says

Fathers with pre- or postnatal depression are associated with a higher risk of emotional and behavioral problems in children, especially sons, according to a 2008 study in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. Two percent of the men experienced depression during their partner's pregnancy, and this number jumped to four percent after the baby was born. The study found one in 50 prospective fathers were depressed in the lead-up to childbirth, and one in 25, felt down afterwards.

Author: 0 Outlander Season 3 Spoilers Reveal the Consequences of Claire's Infidelity

But as she loved Jamie a lot, it would be hard for her to move on so easily. This leads to "disappointment and resentment" from Frank and "a broken marriage", TV Insider reported. In the book Voyager on which the third season will be based, Jamie and Claire will be traveling on board a ship named Artemis . The time travel drama is going to start filming in South Africa, which will stand in for Jamaica.

Author: 0 MSU sees increase in flu cases

The state says there have been 109 hospitalizations statewide. An increase in the number cases of the flu in the Wichita Falls area is causing some concern for Midwestern State University. "In addition, it is important that people wash hands, cover coughs, and stay home when they have influenza-like illnesses". "Some people feel that they don't need it".

Author: 0 'Hidden Figures' to screen for free in Southfield for Black History Month

You can register for tickets here at 14 locations across the country. The movie earned three Oscar nominations including best picture. Not only was Hidden Figures a solid biopic with some lovely performances (Taraji P. If you haven't found the time to check out the box office smash that is Hidden Figures , you'd better get in formation. The studio and theater chain are also inviting school groups, community groups and nonprofits to apply for additional screenings in their area.

Medical Investigation launched after NY cops allegedly Taser pregnant Bronx teen
Author: 0 Investigation launched after NY cops allegedly Taser pregnant Bronx teen

Rosario said her boyfriend and her sister's boyfriend, who are brothers, were arguing about a video game. Rosario allegedly shoved the officer into the doorframe of an apartment as she went by. Rosario was charged with resisting arrest, obstructing governmental administration and disorderly conduct, officials said. And they admit they asked officers for a warrant before allowing them inside.

Author: 0 Jill Duggar, Derick Dillard React to Jessa Duggar's Baby Name

Though it doesn't begin with a "J", Jessa Seewald (formerly "Duggar") and her husband Ben Seewald have picked a distinctive name for her new baby . They welcomes Henry Wilberforce on February 6. Fifteen-month-old Spurgeon Elliot Seewald was named after a British preacher named Charles Spurgeon and from missionaries Elisabeth and Jim Elliot who worked in South America.

Author: 0 Independence Realty Trust Inc (IRT) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Company has a market cap of $2,638 M. Shares of Federal Realty Investment Trust's (FRT) are trading -15.32% downward from the 52-week high mark and 7.13% above from the fifty two-week low mark. Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR) is trading down on a volume of 0.35 million, or 0.8 times its standard daily volume. Finally, Robert W. Baird started coverage on Independence Realty Trust in a research report on Thursday, January 12th.

Author: 0 Scalp cooling caps prevent hair loss for cancer patients, study shows

Chemotherapy can be a stressful event for breast cancer patients. Two types of cooling caps are typically used: frozen caps that need to be replaced every half hour, or cooling systems that continually circulate coolants into a cap during the entire chemotherapy session.

Medical 'Logan': Fox Executives Were Worried the Risky Take Would Be
Author: 0 'Logan': Fox Executives Were Worried the Risky Take Would Be "Boring"

There's been a lot of talk about just how far James Mangold and Hugh Jackman are planning on pushing Logan and this clip - which may or may not make it into the final movie - definitely explains why. It's a darker, more somber movie, it seems. "It's not a wise-cracking cigar-chomping mutton-sporting Wolverine, and the debate internally became, isn't that freakin' boring? ".

Author: 0 Dead, 2 Sickened By Rare Rat-Carried Disease In The Bronx

Daskalakis also noted that the patient who died had suffered an infection, but though all three were hospitalized with acute renal [kidney] and hepatic [liver] failure, the two surviving patients have completely recovered. The city typically sees between one and three cases of leptospirosis per year, and the bacteria get into the body through cuts in the skin or the nose, eyes or mouth.

Author: 0 Married People Are Less Stressed Out Than Singles

This finding supports the assumption that people who are not married are confronted with more psychological stress than people who are married. What researchers found was that married people had less cortisol than those who were single or previously married.

Medical Analysts Ratings on: Spectra Energy Corp. (NYSE:SE)
Author: 0 Analysts Ratings on: Spectra Energy Corp. (NYSE:SE)

The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.01. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $74.00 per share, for a total transaction of $1,098,900.00. A number of analysts offered their Estimated Earnings analysis for McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) for the current quarter. The reported EPS for the same quarter a year ago was $0.87.

Medical Britain faces massive fines over European Union air pollution breaches
Author: 0 Britain faces massive fines over European Union air pollution breaches

NO2 pollution is a serious health risk. Other countries such as Germany, Italy, France and Spain were also hit with warnings to do with nitrogen dioxide levels. On 6 January this year, it was reported that one air pollution monitoring station on Brixton Road, south London, had already breached its legally allowed limit for the entire year.

Medical Genes can predict baldness in men
Author: 0 Genes can predict baldness in men

Genetic prediction of male pattern baldness. He spoke in a news release from the journal PLOS Genetics , which published the findings February 14. The team studied the DNA from more than 52,000 mostly middle-aged men taking part in a enormous British genetic experiment called BioBank.

Medical Oroville Dam: Residents return home despite threat of new storm
Author: 0 Oroville Dam: Residents return home despite threat of new storm

The American Red Cross has launched a massive disaster response in northern California where at least 188,000 people are under evacuation orders near the Oroville dam system. The problem occurred six days after engineers discovered a growing hole in the dam's main, concrete spillway. The Mercury News reported that back in October 2005, Friends of the River , the Sierra Club and the South Yuba Citizens League filed a motion with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) ...

Author: 0 Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)

Cantor Fitzgerald reissued an "overweight" rating and issued a $67.00 price target on shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation in a research note on Friday. The original version of this piece can be accessed at [[permalink]]. During last 5 trades the stock sticks nearly 9.25%. Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) showed a growth of 0.49% from the market's prior closing price.

Author: 0 Louisville Experiences Spike in Heroin Overdoses

The spike in overdose calls marked the largest of its kind in 2017, beating out 25 such calls over the same time period the week prior. Paramedics also dealt with overdoses of alcohol, prescription medications and other controlled substances.

Author: 0 Past Quarters Report of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 5.37% with $844.25 Million sitting short, betting on future declines. During its last trading session, Stock traded with the total exchanged volume of 14.77 million shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $19.28 and the 52-week low is $6.52.

Medical Maura Kistler: What's good for business? Repair, don't repeal Affordable Care Act
Author: 0 Maura Kistler: What's good for business? Repair, don't repeal Affordable Care Act

My decision was possible only because I lived in MA, where "Romneycare" gave me the freedom to not worry about health security. "I felt for the people and I'm going to take their voice to Washington with me". They believe in the employer mandate - a belief impervious to facts on the ground. "That's what the president has assured, so I imagine that will be the case", he said.

Author: 0 Headers linked to brain damage, study finds

Last December the Professional Footballers' Association called on the authorities to consider banning children under the age of 10 from heading the ball, following research by the University of Stirling which found players suffered memory impairment after heading.

Author: 0 Edward James Olmos Cast in 'Sons of Anarchy' Spinoff

The series itself centers around his son EZ Reyes, a prospect in the Mayan MC charter. The "Battlestar Galactica" alum also appeared on ABC's "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." as Robert Gonzales. Jax's gang originally considers The Mayan as a rival, but eventually the two gangs work together as partners. The spinoff is co-created by SoA creator Kurt Sutter and Elgin James.

Author: 0 Wait is nearly over for new Pullman novel

Set in the same world as the original trilogy, The Book Of Dust will comprise three new novels spanning a period of roughly ten years before Northern Lights , Pullman's first Lyra Belacqua book, until roughly ten years after The Amber Spyglass , the last of the trio.

Author: 0 Health insurance costs too much

With the repeal of Obamacare/the Affordable Care Act (ACA) a foregone conclusion, that past could become our future. We can thank health care consumerism for much of it. "I will use their input not only to review my own plans on how to proceed, but also to communicate their concerns to my congressional colleagues". The projected timeframe to enact a repeal of the Affordable Care Act could be anywhere from six months to three years, said Doug McMillan, chief executive officer for West Park ...

Medical Trump order: U.S. begins arrest of illegal immigrants for deportation
Author: 0 Trump order: U.S. begins arrest of illegal immigrants for deportation

Activists are handing out flyers urging the migrants to " know their rights". He said about 75 percent of the people arrested had been "convicted of crimes including, but not limited to, homicide, aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault of a minor, lewd and lascivious acts with a child, indecent liberties with a minor, drug trafficking, battery, assault, DUI and weapons charges".

Medical Yes, Justin Bieber is coming to perform in India
Author: 0 Yes, Justin Bieber is coming to perform in India

Apart from India, Justin Bieber will also perform in Tel Aviv and Dubai. Bieber is touring in support of his fourth studio album " Purpose ". Even before tickets go on sale from 22 February, they have been opened for a "pre-registration" at www.bookmyshow.com, said the official press release on Wednesday.

Author: 0 Jera picks up 10% in ReNew Power for $200m

The company has also secured several lines of debt funding, including $390 million from ADB and $250 million from Overseas Private Investment Corporation. Apart from JERA and Goldman Sachs, other investors in the company include the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, Asian Development Bank and Global Environmental Fund.

Author: 0 Marathon Pausing Launch of their $89,0000 Duchenne Drug

Rockoff for the Wall Street Journal . "We urge you to significantly lower your price for this drug before it goes on the market next month", they wrote. Even though the drug has been available as a generic in other countries for quite some time, the federal designation also gives Marathon exclusive rights to market the drug in the US for seven years.

Author: 0 Noteworthy Financial Stock: Synchrony Financial's (SYF)

Synchrony Financial Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 20, 2017. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, nineteen have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company.

Author: 0 The Director of the Secret Service Says He's Leaving the Agency

During his brief tenure, Clancy moved to stabilize the service while presiding over the most demanding period in the organization's history. Clancy informed his staff this morning that he plans to step down from his post on March 4, a spokesperson confirmed.

Author: 0 Aetna, Humana Terminate Merger Deal After Court Defeat

Department of Justice request to enjoin the merger. As expected, Cigna is hoping to collect from Anthem a large "breakup" fee - a kind of corporate prenuptial agreement - that stipulates Anthem will pay Cigna $1.8 billion if the merger doesn't go through.

Medical Single on Valentine's Day? Here is what you can do
Author: 0 Single on Valentine's Day? Here is what you can do

This is the day that couples all over the world eagerly wait for. If you are coupled up, then the pressure sets in. This isn't just for the ladies out there, although one Silver Lake woman told this author that she received a fake diamond ring from her valentine, a boyfriend from a not-so-serious relationship.

Medical WWE: Bray Wyatt vs. Randy Orton looms for Wrestlemania 33
Author: 0 WWE: Bray Wyatt vs. Randy Orton looms for Wrestlemania 33

On SmackDown , Styles and Ambrose had a match that featured commentary, and then interference, from Miz and Corbin. The PPV ended with Randy Orton staring into the eyes of Bray Wyatt. So despite all the excitement surrounding the Chamber, at the end of the day, will it be The Cenation Leader lining up to face The Viper at The Showcase of the Immortals? Naomi , though, was a fantastic opponent and put on a great match.

Medical AIADMK crisis: Palaniswami stakes claim to form Tamil Nadu govt
Author: 0 AIADMK crisis: Palaniswami stakes claim to form Tamil Nadu govt

The SC verdict means Sasikala can not become the chief minister of Tamil Nadu and has also been forbidden from contesting elections for the next 10 years. However, the appeal against Jayalalithaa was abated following her demise a year ago. Still the two-judge bench said held her guilty as she was the principal accused public servant and Sasikala, Ilavarasi and Sudhakaran were only convicted as co-conspirators and abettors in the offence.

Author: 0 Education Dept. torched for misspelling WEB Du Bois in tweet

Much to the chagrin of Teachers' unions across the nation, the U.S. Senate confirmed Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education, although she needed Vice President Pence to cast an unprecedented tie-breaker vote for a Cabinet nominee to squeak through.

Author: 0 Prominent Runners: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

Jackson Grant Investment Advisers Inc. now owns 2,014 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $125,000 after buying an additional 14 shares in the last quarter. The 52-week low of the share price is $52.5. The stock closed down 0.2 points or 0.23% at $87 with 10,992,466 shares getting traded. RBC Capital Markets restated a "buy" rating on shares of J P Morgan Chase & Co in a research report on Saturday, December 17th.

Author: 0 Taking a Look at the Data Behind CVS Health Corporation (CVS)

The stock grabbed 114 new institutional investments totaling 8,656,547 shares while 129 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 8,574,284 shares. The firm had revenue of $46 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $46.56 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.53 earnings per share.

Author: 0 Low Back Pain Treatment Guidelines Released

If the pain began recently, the guidelines recommend superficial heat, massage, acupuncture or spinal manipulation. "Physicians should remind their patients that any of the recommended physical therapies should be administered by providers with appropriate training".

Author: 0 Dr Pepper Snapple Misses Q4 Earnings

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc (NYSE:DPS) traded down 0.07% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $93.42. But that isn't entirely the case: Sales of Dr Pepper itself were down 1%, driven primarily by lower volumes in fountain foodservice, while Snapple saw a 3% decline due to currency headwinds and higher prices of its single-serve packages.

Medical National Donor Day reminds families to save a life
Author: 0 National Donor Day reminds families to save a life

Twenty-five hundred Albertans register every week to become organ and tissue donors, with one donor potentially saving up to eight lives. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the change could potentially increase enrollments in NY by thousands. But there are still 600 Alberta residents waiting for an organ transplants, and thousands more waiting for tissue transplants, the government said.

Medical Lucas Moura's brilliant response to stopping Lionel Messi in the Champions League
Author: 0 Lucas Moura's brilliant response to stopping Lionel Messi in the Champions League

Luis Enrique's men warmed up for this one by winning 6-0 at Alaves but they have looked vulnerable on their travels in the league as they only managed draws at Betis, Villarreal and Sociedad, while they were beaten at Celta Vigo. "No-one enters this competition hoping to cross paths with them". Messi is the Champions League's top scorer this season with 10 goals in five games, having missed one.

Author: 0 Burger King unveils 'adult meal' with free 'adult toy'

But it could make people happy this Valentine's Day . A "romantic adult toy" inside. According to Adweek , the meal comes with two Whoppers, two orders of french fries, two beers and a "romantic adult toy". "I don't recall going last night or ever liking Burger King who are you talking about?" "Kid's Meal? That's for kids", the ad posted on YouTube says .

Author: 0 Earnings Prediction Review: Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RNN)

The stock price recently experienced a 5-day gain of 19.69% with 0.01 average true range (ATR). Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 16.9 percent, Return on Equity of 26.1 percent and Return on Investment of 33.9 Percent. The median estimate represents a +1,127.90% increase from the last price of 0.20. Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut Rexahn Pharmaceuticals from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 12th.

Author: 0 Guardiola, City target EPL leaders Chelsea

In two of those games they were convincing, beating Crystal Palace in the FA Cup and West Ham in the English Premier League 3-0 and 4-0 respectively. "Any injuries we get to established first-team players are going to be hard to manage". "I don't know what is going to happen". "We reorganized and had a go", Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe said, "but ultimately they were too good.

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