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Medical Bearing up: black bears re-released after holistic treatment for burns
Author: 0 Bearing up: black bears re-released after holistic treatment for burns

Instead, Peyton and her colleagues used some of the alternative methods she already employs with other animals, including acupuncture , chiropractic treatment and cold-laser therapy. Deana Clifford, also of the UC Davis Veterinary Teaching Hospital, said: "That was a game changer for us, because we knew it wouldn't be ideal for her to give birth in confinement".

Medical Penn State's Carr hits deep buzzer-beater to sink Ohio State
Author: 0 Penn State's Carr hits deep buzzer-beater to sink Ohio State

Sophomore Mark Hall, a former Apple Valley star, also won for Penn State . "I think that shows the kind of character that we have in that locker room". Then, when Thorn took a what his coach termed "a bad shot" Lee countered with a go-behind takedown into a near cradle for a six points in what turned into a 13-3 major decision.

Medical Zika linked to rise in birth defects: USA gov't report
Author: 0 Zika linked to rise in birth defects: USA gov't report

It is not known if the increase in the second half of 2016 over the first half of 2016 is due to local transmission of Zika virus alone, or if there are other contributing factors. Roughly half of all birth defects identified involved children born with either brain abnormalities or microcephaly (smaller than normal head size). "Much of it has focused on developing a vaccine, with promising early results", said senior author Alysson Muotri, PhD, professor in the UC San Diego School of Medicine ...

Author: 0 Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) Earns "Buy" Rating from Stifel Nicolaus

It has outperformed by 12.63% the S&P500. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating, eight have issued a buy rating and three have given a strong buy rating to the company. Analysts on average have given a price target of $84.86 to Alaska Air Group, Inc . 0 funds opened positions while 8 raised stakes. This shows that whatever near-term headwind the industry is facing, it's hitting Alaska Air Group harder than its peers.

Medical Mosquitoes may learn to avoid you if you swat at them enough
Author: 0 Mosquitoes may learn to avoid you if you swat at them enough

First, the mosquitoes were exposed to a variety of scents, taken from a variety of humans as well as rats and chickens. "Moreover, mosquitoes remember the trained odors for days", he said . By placing mosquitoes in an insect flight simulator and exposing the mosquitoes to various smells, including human body odors, the scientists observed how the insects, trained or not, reacted.

Medical Banished YouTuber, Logan Paul, Attempts To Make Amends
Author: 0 Banished YouTuber, Logan Paul, Attempts To Make Amends

However, when Paul makes a point in the video of specifically mentioning that he's donating to America's National Suicide Prevention Lifeline , that seems like it would have been the ideal timing to also mention his efforts to help address suicide in Japan as well, if there were any to mention.

Medical Flu season on track to be among worst in 15 years
Author: 0 Flu season on track to be among worst in 15 years

Compared to people who got no vaccination during the current or three previous flu seasons , getting vaccinated in the current season and at least one previous season was 31 percent effective at preventing hospital admission for nonsevere cases of influenza, the study found.

Medical DeMarcus Cousins' Achilles injury 'doesn't look good'
Author: 0 DeMarcus Cousins' Achilles injury 'doesn't look good'

The New Orleans Pelicans were leading the Houston Rockets late in the contest, when Cousins chased down a missed free throw and collapsed to the court. "That's the tough part", Davis said. So we've just got to keep going. Cousins is set to become an unrestricted free agent this offseason. "Thoughts out to [Cousins] - hope you good big fella", James added on Twitter, as Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward - who suffered a gruesome broken leg on the opening night of the season - and a ...

Medical Animal Cruelty: Poor Dog Nearly Dies After Her Owner Dies Her Purple
Author: 0 Animal Cruelty: Poor Dog Nearly Dies After Her Owner Dies Her Purple

She was immediately given fluids, pain medication and bandages, but those at the shelter didn't think she'd survive. After a few days of intensive treatments, the team made a decision to shave off the purple fur to further assess the damage, but as they worked, the little dog's skin began to peel off.

Medical Getting the flu can increase risk of heart attack
Author: 0 Getting the flu can increase risk of heart attack

The flu season is not letting up in Northeast Ohio. "Once again, I urge all New Yorkers to help us combat this quick-spreading strain of flu and make sure they and their loved ones are vaccinated". "Influenza can be particularly risky for certain groups, including older adults and other individuals in long-term care facilities", said Dr. Lynne M.

Medical Free Flu Shots Available Statewide on Wednesday, Jan 31st
Author: 0 Free Flu Shots Available Statewide on Wednesday, Jan 31st

Jamie Dukes, department spokeswoman, said for a comparable period past year, only a handful of Muskogee County flu hospitalizations had been reported. Ballard. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. We are already on track to meet and possibly exceed these statistics for the 2017/18 flu season.

Medical ECJ rules against sexual orientation tests for asylum seekers
Author: 0 ECJ rules against sexual orientation tests for asylum seekers

The Nigerian man's case will now be reconsidered by a court in Szeged, Hungary , following the ECJ ruling. It found that the impact of sexuality tests were "disproportionate", adding that "such interference is particularly serious because it is meant to give an insight into the most intimate aspects of the asylum seeker's life".

Medical Shootout in busy Florida intersection caught on camera
Author: 0 Shootout in busy Florida intersection caught on camera

He was spotted in the gold Toyota on Tuesday and was taken into custody after a chase. The Escambia County Sheriff's Office later recovered the gold Toyota depicted in the video and arrested on of the suspected shooter, Jeremy Olds. The shooting is considered to be drug related, deputies said. Investigators in Florida are investigating a shooting captured through a driver's dashcam showing two men firing their guns at each other surrounded by other commuters at the intersection of West ...

Medical Karnataka bandh: Schools, offices may remain closed on 25 January
Author: 0 Karnataka bandh: Schools, offices may remain closed on 25 January

Localities like Whitefield, a suburb in the northeastern part of the city, and Manyata Tech Park in the northern part, housing several global IT giants like Microsoft, IBM and Cognizant, have also suspended their operations for the day. Harish Ramaswamy, political analyst and professor at the Karnatak University, Dharwad said that the BJP is trying to scuttle the Congress party's attempt to gain an upper hand in the issue.

Medical NY Times, Associated Press Blame Democrats for Government Shutdown
Author: 0 NY Times, Associated Press Blame Democrats for Government Shutdown

Schumer said the 60-hour shutdown could have been avoided if US President Donald Trump had been prepared to compromise. Social Security and most other safety-net programs were unaffected by the lapse in federal spending authority. "They want to advance their agendas", Alex Conant, a Republican strategist told the Associated Press Sunday. "Look at the messaging the president did with his tweets - they were very consistent with the Republican Senate messaging, too".

Medical In Karnataka, Siddaramaiah means corruption, corruption means Siddaramaiah: Amit Shah
Author: 0 In Karnataka, Siddaramaiah means corruption, corruption means Siddaramaiah: Amit Shah

The bandh call evokes good response in Dharwad. The Karnataka bandh had negatively impacted the major IT firms in Bengaluru as industry's biggies like Infosys , Wipro among others had to shutdown their operations for the day. In today's Parivaratan rally Amit Shah talks about the recent attacks on BJP-RSS members in the state. Speaking in Kodagu district-about 250km from Bengaluru-Yeddyurappa said that Gandhi should clarify his stand on Mahadayi failing which the BJP will ...

Medical Turmeric compound could boost memory and mood
Author: 0 Turmeric compound could boost memory and mood

The results concluded that turmeric is one of the best spices and it has various health benefits. An important thing that must be considered is older people in India have a lower prevalence of Alzheimer's disease and better cognitive performance as they daily consume turmeric in dals, vegetables and other dishes.

Medical Louisiana DOH offering free flu vaccines across the state on January 31st
Author: 0 Louisiana DOH offering free flu vaccines across the state on January 31st

So far, Nebraska has reported 22 flu-related deaths. The current flu vaccine is only 10 percent effective against the mutant strain of influenza. Some Houston-area doctors have said this season's H2-N3 strain of the flu is particularly aggressive and contagious. Health officials recommend annual flu shots for everyone age six months or older - especially pregnant women , the elderly and children.

Medical China makes breakthrough, successfully clones monkeys
Author: 0 China makes breakthrough, successfully clones monkeys

The results of the remarkable experiment were published Wednesday in the journal Cell . The research states that since "this study demonstrated that cloning of non-human primates is feasible by SCNT using fetal somatic cells , which could be efficiently modified by genetic editing and screening", the cloning can allow "the production of genetically uniform monkeys as animal models for basic research in primate biology and for studying human disease mechanisms and therapeutic treatments".

Medical Spread of flu prompts executive order in NY
Author: 0 Spread of flu prompts executive order in NY

Andrew Cuomo has issued an executive order to help stop the spread of the virus. Without the executive order , pharmacists in NY state are not authorized to administer immunizations to anyone under the age of 18. The governor's decision was prompted by a devastating flu season with more than 25,000 cases documented across the state, including almost 8,000 cases confirmed in the past week.

Medical Maruti Suzuki Q3 sales up, profit high by taxes; Tweaks royalty agreement
Author: 0 Maruti Suzuki Q3 sales up, profit high by taxes; Tweaks royalty agreement

Net sales for the December quarter came in at Rs 18,940 cr, while net profit was Rs 1,799 cr. Maruti Suzuki will showcase its first Concept EV, the e-SURVIVOR. MSI has already stated that it planned to launch an electric vehicle in India in 2020. Pegged as the most awaited launch of current times, the new Swift will go on sale after the price announcement at the Auto Expo 2018.

Medical Levels of violent crime rise to 'shocking' levels
Author: 0 Levels of violent crime rise to 'shocking' levels

Harassment figures rose by 87 per cent in Suffolk, attributed to changes in the crime classification for this category with harassment added to stalking. North Yorkshire Police is also keeping a very tight grip on cross-border crime, with our well-established proactive policing approach continuing to intercept and disrupt suspected offenders at all times of the day.

Medical Even a single cigarette a day can be devastating for your health
Author: 0 Even a single cigarette a day can be devastating for your health

Martin Dockrell, tobacco lead at Public Health England, said: "This study adds to the growing body of evidence which tells us that cutting down to just one cigarette a day still leaves a substantial risk of heart attack and stroke ". "The message for regulators dealing with newly marketed "reduced risk" products is that any suggestion of seriously reduced coronary heart disease and stroke from using these products is premature".

Medical Patriots to wear white jerseys in Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 Patriots to wear white jerseys in Super Bowl LII

Moments after former Kilgore College standout Lane Johnson qualified for upcoming Super Bowl LII with the Philadelphia Eagles , he gave the New England Patriots a somewhat amusing bit of bulletin-board material. Players have even sported dog masks after their playoff victories. Per NFL rule, however, they still need to provide league offices with an estimated injury report .

Medical The Sonos One 2-Pack Bundle Drops to $349 on January 26th
Author: 0 The Sonos One 2-Pack Bundle Drops to $349 on January 26th

For everything else, however, it's very much a single-user device. At £319 in the United Kingdom ($ 349 in the US ), you could get either an Amazon Echo Plus and handful of Echo Dots or equally a Google Home and some Home Minis for the cost of a single HomePod .

Medical Haryana DGP warns of 'strict action' against miscreants, 31 arrested — PADMAAVAT PROTESTS
Author: 0 Haryana DGP warns of 'strict action' against miscreants, 31 arrested — PADMAAVAT PROTESTS

Parvesh Kumar, the bus driver, told the media that around 10-15 schoolkids, some as young as 4-5 years old, were in the bus at the time of the attack. In some states, including Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Haryana, the members of Karni Sena and other fringe outfits have resorted to burning posters and vandalising the ticket counter of the movie theaters.

Medical Flu virus may up risk of heart attack six-fold
Author: 0 Flu virus may up risk of heart attack six-fold

Dr Kwong's team found a "significant" link between flu and heart attack. His warnings come as 8.3million people were thought to be battling flu , the latest figures from online tool FluSurvey revealed. "Rather, since vaccination of adults is only approximately 40% to 60% effective in preventing laboratory-confirmed influenza infection, this study shows that if vaccinated patients have influenza of sufficient severity to warrant testing, their risk of acute myocardial infarction is ...

Medical Pakistan finally fire to set Black Caps tough T20 target
Author: 0 Pakistan finally fire to set Black Caps tough T20 target

Since Pakistani batsmen didn't yet learn how to make adjustment in bowling-friendly Conditions, it would not be surprising if New Zealand seal another series win comfortably. Rance finally broke through in the 9th over, deceiving Ahmed with a slower ball that carried straight to Colin de Grandhomme on the boundary. Set a target of 202 to win, New Zealand lost Colin Munro and Kane Williamson in a jiffy courtesy Rumaan Raees and Mohammad Aamer.

Medical Vaping E-Cigarettes Can Be Good Or Bad Depending On Your Age
Author: 0 Vaping E-Cigarettes Can Be Good Or Bad Depending On Your Age

The big takeaway, Gonievicz says, is just how much e-cigarettes affect youth and young adults. Interesting findings from a major study in the United States. Heart rates increase from inhaling nicotine in e-cigarettes, as does blood pressure. While smokers who switch completely to e-cigarettes reduce their exposure to toxic and carcinogenic substances, the report also finds, "There is conclusive evidence that in addition to nicotine, most e-cigarette products contain and emit numerous ...

Author: 0 Peel Hunt Lowers Homeserve (HSV) to Hold

The company has market cap of $26.87 billion. It has a 113.72 P/E ratio. This rating was shown in an analyst note on Friday, 19 January. Therefore 0 are positive. Nicholas Investment Limited Partnership holds 0.16% of its portfolio in PDF Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, June 28 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Medical FWC orders rail workers to abandon strike
Author: 0 FWC orders rail workers to abandon strike

The suspension of the strike and ban will last until March 8, the paper reported. "I would have preferred the union movement had withdrawn the strike action prior to us having to take the legal action". Services will also be drastically reduced from Thursday to Sunday, running on the equivalent to a Saturday timetable, with workers planning to enact an indefinite overtime ban.

Medical Saudi Beauty Competition Disqualifies Twelve Camels for Botox Injections
Author: 0 Saudi Beauty Competition Disqualifies Twelve Camels for Botox Injections

The disqualification of 12 quadruped contestants from a pageant at the hugely popular camel conclave as they had been administered Botox to enhance their pouts was, thus, inevitable. Camels, known regionally as the "ships of the desert", are inextricably linked to the country's history, having been used by Bedouins for transportation, food, companionship and even as war animals.

Medical Trump touts high score on cognitive test
Author: 0 Trump touts high score on cognitive test

Official White House physician Admiral Ronny Jackson announced Tuesday that the president is in " excellent health " following last Friday's physical exam, Donald Trump's first since being elected to office. He's also gained three pounds over the past year, according to records - not surprising based on his steady diet of McDonald's, Diet Cokes, and his favorite travel companion - endless bags of chips - aboard Air Force One .

Medical Amherst Babies R Us among 180 closing stores
Author: 0 Amherst Babies R Us among 180 closing stores

Brandon said the store closings were necessary to emerge from the bankruptcy proceedings "as a more viable and competitive company". Store closing sales will likely begin in early February and most stores will shutter by mid-April, according to a note to customers from CEO Dave Brandon posted to the company's blog.

Medical 'IS' claims deadly attack on Save the Children office in Afghanistan
Author: 0 'IS' claims deadly attack on Save the Children office in Afghanistan

Some witnesses said the attackers appeared to have been wearing police uniform, a commonly used tactic. At least 11 people were injured in the attack , unidentified hospital authorities said. The attack is also the latest violence to strike a foreign aid group in war-torn Afghanistan . Only South Sudan was more risky. In October, the Red Cross announced that it was drastically reducing its operations in Afghanistan following attacks that killed seven of its staff a year ago.

Medical Dogs are having a bad flu season, too
Author: 0 Dogs are having a bad flu season, too

More than 100 cases of canine influenza, which is a separate disease affecting dogs, have been reported in two regions of the country this year, said Dr. Instead of testing for flu, veterinarians treat the dog for infectious diseases, which would include the flu. If you thought catching the flu was something only you needed to worry about, you may want to think again.

Medical Serena to play Fed Cup tie against Netherlands
Author: 0 Serena to play Fed Cup tie against Netherlands

The 23-time Grand Slam champion has been absent from the sport since winning the 2017 Australian Open, while pregnant, as she took time away to give birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia . Serena Williams is set to return to competitive tennis in February, when the United States take on Netherlands in the Fed Cup. Also on the team that will face the Netherlands on an indoor hard court: CoCo Vandeweghe , a semifinalist at the Australian Open and US Open past year.

Medical Vaping is safer than smoking-but long-term concerns remain, report finds
Author: 0 Vaping is safer than smoking-but long-term concerns remain, report finds

More and better research on e-cigarettes' short- and long-term effects on health and on their relationship to conventional smoking is needed to answer that question with clarity. The amount of nicotine they deliver can vary, but experienced adult e-cigarette users tend to get "a comparable level of nicotine as conventional cigarettes" - leading to "symptoms of dependence" in those who use them.

Medical Gas prices jump almost 3 cents
Author: 0 Gas prices jump almost 3 cents

US producers are seizing the higher petroleum prices to grow global market share - as evidenced by crude exports growing to 1.25 million b/d last week. At $2.29, Texas leads the region and the country with the least expensive gas price average. While a few states in the region are welcoming cheaper gas prices this week, there are no cost savings at the pump compared to this time last year - gas prices in OH are 27 cents on average over the year.

Medical Australia Open tennis: Caroline Wozniacki cruises into quarterfinals
Author: 0 Australia Open tennis: Caroline Wozniacki cruises into quarterfinals

The sixth-seeded Cilic won his only Grand Slam singles title at the U.S. Open in 2014 when he beat Kei Nishikori in the final. The result moved the Danish star into a 10th grand-slam quarter-final and third in Melbourne . Carla Suarez Navarro is coming off a three sets win over Anett Kontaveit that took 34 games to decide. Belgium's Elise Mertens stunned fourth seed Elina Svitolina to reach the semi-finals of the Australian Open .

Medical Winter Storms Depleting Red Cross Blood Donations
Author: 0 Winter Storms Depleting Red Cross Blood Donations

Severe winter weather coupled with a nasty flu season has left the American Red Cross with a critical shortfall of blood donations, the organization said Monday. "So we're really encouraging people, if they're able, if they're feeling good, if they don't have the flu, which a lot of people do, to please roll up their sleeves and help us out", said Alana Mauger, the external communications manager for the American Red Cross.

Medical Could you pass the cognitive test taken by Trump?
Author: 0 Could you pass the cognitive test taken by Trump?

The doctor said he was getting a nutrition specialist to meet with the White House chefs, "to make sure we're cutting the calories and the fats and the carbohydrates as much as we possibly can while making good meals for him". Ronny Jackson . In general, though, Jackson was upbeat about Trump's physical condition, prompting questions about how a septuagenarian man with such seemingly poor habits, including little apparent exercise apart from golfing (while driving in carts) and an ...

Medical One of the best comedies ever is getting its own TV series
Author: 0 One of the best comedies ever is getting its own TV series

Both Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement will serve as executive producers after writing, directing, and starring in the 2014 film. Daily Mail Australia has reached out to Clement and Waititi's management, as well as FX for comment. Produced on a budget of $1.6 million, the film was released theatrically and grossed $6 million globally as it has become a cult favorite since. Clement and Waititi co-wrote, co-directed, and co-star in this hilarious send-up where an endearingly uncool ...

Medical Hadiya's marital standing can't be questioned: Supreme Court docket
Author: 0 Hadiya's marital standing can't be questioned: Supreme Court docket

The apex court bench of CJI Dipak Misra , Justice DY Chandrachud and Justice AM Khanwilkar said that NIA can not question the legitimacy of Hadiya's choice. However, in the ruling passed, the court further added that the NIA can not investigate in the marriage status of the man and the woman. When the counsel for Hadiya's father referred to his plea in which he has raised several issues including that of alleged illegal confinement, and said his daughter was vulnerable, the bench ...