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Medical North Korea invites South president
Author: 0 North Korea invites South president

They were followed by Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa. Kim Yo Jong arrived in South Korea on Friday with Kim Yong Nam , the North's nominal head of state, for the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in the alpine resort town of Pyeongchang .

Medical New study finds a link between acne and depression
Author: 0 New study finds a link between acne and depression

If you've ever felt like your acne significantly impacts your mood, this one's for you: According to a new study in the British Journal of Dermatology , there's a scientific link between acne and depression. "For these patients with acne, it is more than a skin blemish-it can impose significant mental health concerns and should be taken seriously". A 2016 twin study shows that people who had acne in their teen years tend to preserve their youthful look longer than their clear-skinned peers.

Medical Bathroom hand dryers are lousy with bacteria
Author: 0 Bathroom hand dryers are lousy with bacteria

Gerba, a microbiologist at the University of Arizona. "I stuck the open plate in an enclosed hand dryer of a public bathroom for a total of 3 minutes". Do not use them. But, given the luxury of choice most of us lean towards the hand dryer. She claims she picked up the stuff from a hand dryer. Paper towels in theory - but it's not good for the environment to waste that much paper.

Medical CDC warns flu season may not have peaked
Author: 0 CDC warns flu season may not have peaked

The latest FluView data found that flu-related deaths rose to 10.1% - far above the epidemic threshold figure of 7.3%. Outpatient and emergency room visits remain high with flu cases, and the rate of hospitalizations is at the highest since the CDC began tracking the flu 10 years ago, she said.

Author: 0 Philip Morris posts 12.1% fall in shipments in Ukraine in 2017

The stock increased 0.32% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $46.35. It has underperformed by 8.41% the S&P500. Vaughan David Investments Inc sold 16,909 shares as Philip Morris Intl (PM)'s stock rose 10.69%. The share of the Bond Street brand fell by 1.6 p.p., to 8.4%, Marlboro - by 0.1 p.p., to 3% and the share of other brand - by 3.6 p.p., to 9.6%. Korea Investment invested 0.21% of its portfolio in MetLife, Inc.

Medical Celebrate National Pizza Day 2018 with these deals & discounts
Author: 0 Celebrate National Pizza Day 2018 with these deals & discounts

Get a small, two-topping pizza for $5; a large, one-topping deep dish for $10; or two medium one-topping pizzas and an order of Howie bread for $15. Papa Johns: 40% off an online order with the code 40PIZZA. Chuck E Cheese's: Buy any large pizza and get a free large Thin and Crispy Pepperoni Pizza. The pizza chain is allowing customers to substitute their pizza crust for a cauliflower crust for free.

Medical Security Tight in Philadelphia as Victory Parade Celebrates Super Bowl Champion Eagles
Author: 0 Security Tight in Philadelphia as Victory Parade Celebrates Super Bowl Champion Eagles

According to Tuesday's press conference, the 5-mile parade will kick off at 10:45 am outside of Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia and will conclude with a ceremony at 1 pm at the Philadelphia Art Museum. Mayor Jim Kenney called on fans to celebrate with passion and pride, again referring to those who committed violence and vandalism late Sunday as "knuckleheads".

Medical Tronc to sell LA Times, other newspapers for US$500 mln
Author: 0 Tronc to sell LA Times, other newspapers for US$500 mln

Dr Soon-Shiong‚ who was born to Chinese parents and studied at the University of the Witwatersrand‚ paid $500-million for the titles and also took on $90-million in pension liabilities from publishing group Tronc. Overall, the response among Times staffers to the news of the reported sale was positive, one reporter in the newsroom tweeted on Tuesday. Jeff Bezos acquired the Washington Post in 2013, and John Henry agreed to buy the Boston Globe the same year.

Author: 0 Higher Risky stock is more profitable: AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

Highland Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Pepsico Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $164.07 billion market cap company. It also increased its holding in International Business Machs (NYSE:IBM) by 10,400 shares in the quarter, for a total of 15,767 shares, and has risen its stake in Southern Co (NYSE:SO).

Medical This Cartoonish Sketch Actually Led Police To The Robbery Suspect
Author: 0 This Cartoonish Sketch Actually Led Police To The Robbery Suspect

The Lancaster Police Department have now charged homeless 44-year-old Hung Phuoc Nguyen with two counts of theft and are looking to find him to take him into custody. A police drawing has been mocked on social media for its cartoonish image of a thief accused of stealing money. And posted below a picture of the sketch photoshopped on top of his roommate's face.

Medical Gerber Intros First Baby With Down Syndrome
Author: 0 Gerber Intros First Baby With Down Syndrome

The 2018 Gerber baby was named Wednesday morning on the " Today " show, and he is Lucas Warren , the first child with Down syndrome to receive the honor of, essentially, America's cutest baby. Congratulations, Lucas! Looking forward to seeing your sweet smiling face all year! "He may have Down syndrome, but he's always Lucas first", said Cortney.

Medical Child From Upper Peninsula Dies From Flu
Author: 0 Child From Upper Peninsula Dies From Flu

Symptoms of influenza include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue. "We have to make these decisions about the vaccine some six-seven months before the vaccines are actually used", Webby said.

Medical Maryland reports first child death from flu
Author: 0 Maryland reports first child death from flu

It could save your life. Of all 51 flu-related deaths in the state of Idaho, 29 were recorded in the Panhandle district, more than half of that total. Some will question the validity of taking a flu shot when reports have indicated this year's vaccine is not as effective as hoped. "We want to make sure that everyone out there is protected".

Medical James Bulger's mother says Venables sentence a 'farce'
Author: 0 James Bulger's mother says Venables sentence a 'farce'

Of the images he downloaded, the judge said it would be "heartbreaking for any ordinary person to see this kind of material". Venables was released from prison in 2013 and handed a new identity, his third since coming out of jail for the James Bulger murder.

Medical New Research Suggests That Food Can Fuel or Inhibit Cancer Growth
Author: 0 New Research Suggests That Food Can Fuel or Inhibit Cancer Growth

A common amino acid produced in the human body or absorbed from food can be suppressed to stop breast cancer spread in mice, researchers reported yesterday. Baroness Delyth Morgan, chief executive of Breast Cancer Now, added: 'If shown to be an effective approach, it's possible that dietary advice to avoid foods containing asparagine, or drugs that break down this nutrient, could be added to standard treatment to help prevent metastasis.

Medical FDA: Kratom Compounds Contain Opioid Properties
Author: 0 FDA: Kratom Compounds Contain Opioid Properties

Hemby also questioned the FDA's use of computer analysis to arrive at its conclusion. In September 2014 , U.S. Marshals, at the FDA's request, seized more than 25,000 pounds of raw kratom material worth more than $5 million from Rosefield Management, Inc.in Van Nuys, California.

Medical BC and Alberta trade dispute giving British Columbians a hangover
Author: 0 BC and Alberta trade dispute giving British Columbians a hangover

But until then, B.C.'s campaign to stop Alberta from exporting our energy products is wrong. We don't take this lightly. A move that would stall the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. It's the part of BC that supports pipelines and strong barrier-free inter-provincial trade. In response, Horgan said he doesn't intend to respond to any provocation from Alberta.

Medical Cancer 'Vaccine' Wiped Out Tumors In Mice, Scientists Say
Author: 0 Cancer 'Vaccine' Wiped Out Tumors In Mice, Scientists Say

Scientists at Stanford University developed a cancer "vaccine" made from two immune-boosting agents that can completely eliminate all traces of cancer in mice that were genetically modified to develop a variety of different tumors. The study explained that when an immune system detects cancer cells in the body, its T cells attack the tumor but, over time, the tumor devises ways to overpower the immune cells and continues to grow.

Medical Local televangelist, Trump spiritual adviser, says 'It's NOT flu season'
Author: 0 Local televangelist, Trump spiritual adviser, says 'It's NOT flu season'

We previously reported on the Genesis II church encouraging its members to drink bleach in order to cure autism, but televangelist Gloria Copeland is a close second when it comes to dangerously bad medical advice. "Put words - inoculate yourself with the word of God". "Inoculate yourself with the word of God". This led to a measles outbreak in North Texas, with the Dallas Observer particularly pointing to the Copeland's Eagle Mountain International Church for the incident.

Medical Preventative HIV drug to get Pharmac funding
Author: 0 Preventative HIV drug to get Pharmac funding

The Lakeland-based grocer revealed its change in a Twitter reply to state Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith, D-Orlando, who had met with company officials Monday to discuss their refusal to cover Truvada for PrEP. As preventative measures and education have improved, the CDC says the number of USA residents contracting HIV dropped to 37,600 in 2014, the latest year available - an 18 percent decline since 2008.

Medical Premier League 'open' to introducing winter break in English football
Author: 0 Premier League 'open' to introducing winter break in English football

The prospect of a break has been touted to occur around the turn of the year - a surefire way to appease football fans who see the traditional festive fixture list as a "keep at all costs" scenario. If Gareth Southgate's men crash out of this summer's World Cup in the group stage, you can expect another clamour for a winter break. That deal runs until 2019 with negotiations already under way.

Medical New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis carried off court with apparent leg injury
Author: 0 New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis carried off court with apparent leg injury

He played no further part in the game and an MRI scan later confirmed he had torn ligaments in his left knee, the Knicks said. It turns out this was the worst-case scenario for NY. Looking beyond this season, the Knicks were comfortable with the idea of offering Porzingis a rookie extension this summer. The center dropped 19 points and snatched 16 boards three days removed from a 17-point, 18-rebound performance against the Bucks in Milwaukee.

Medical ME woman finds 5 inch lizard in her salad
Author: 0 ME woman finds 5 inch lizard in her salad

I immediately started to wretch, ' she told WMUR . Although the bag of lettuce was see-through, she thinks the dead lizard may have been tucked in between the folds of the produce, making it unnoticeable. Carr, whose newborn son is breastfeeding, is concerned about salmonella and E. coli exposure for her, and her baby. "That was very, very scary for me", she said.

Medical Father Who Attacked Larry Nassar Speaks Out About The Incident
Author: 0 Father Who Attacked Larry Nassar Speaks Out About The Incident

FORMER USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was today sentenced to an extra 125 years in prison. Mr. Nassar molested 265 girls and women over two decades in the guise of medical treatment. As Eaton County Circuit Judge Janice Cunningham delivered Nassar's sentence yesterday, several victims in the courtroom cried. The lead prosecutor on the case, Angela Povilaitis, spoke largely to the idea of not doubting-and not blaming-victims during her closing statements Monday.

Medical Bristol-Myers Squibb Reports Rise In Fourth Quarter Earnings
Author: 0 Bristol-Myers Squibb Reports Rise In Fourth Quarter Earnings

About 355,070 shares traded. It has outperformed by 15.16% the S&P500. Technically, Bristol-Myers Squibb announced the results from its late-stage CheckMate-227 clinical study separately from its Q4 earnings update. Bristol-Myers Squibb had a net margin of 20.56% and a return on equity of 32.41%. On 4/7/2017 Lamberto Andreotti, Director, sold 34,000 with an average share price of $53.26 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,810,840.00.

Medical Georgia GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Michael Williams 'Done with the NFL'
Author: 0 Georgia GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Michael Williams 'Done with the NFL'

Senators unanimously approved it, but leaders in the Democratic party said the vote was not done properly and they would not have cast "yes" votes if they had known the content of the resolution. Several Democrats, including business executive Sarah Riggs Amico, are also in the race. The Colts missed the playoffs this season and won't be participating in the Super Bowl, which features a match-up between the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles in Minneapolis.

Medical McCain, Coons push biaprtisan immigration deal despite WH rejection
Author: 0 McCain, Coons push biaprtisan immigration deal despite WH rejection

Will Hurd and California Democrat Rep. Pete Aguilar for weeks, with officials being informed while it was being drafted and with chief of staff John Kelly and legislative director Marc Short being briefed on the bill in meetings with members of Congress , including Hurd and Aguilar.

Medical Flu Deaths Rise in MO and AR
Author: 0 Flu Deaths Rise in MO and AR

For the same week, there were 57 clinical laboratories reporting 8,172 influenza diagnostic tests, of those, 2,367 were positive for influenza. For more information about the flu go to the CDC website at cdc.gov/flu or call the Health District at 761-6841 or 6852 to speak directly with a nurse.

Medical Corey Clement's Touchdown Catch Upheld After Review
Author: 0 Corey Clement's Touchdown Catch Upheld After Review

They also went over a controversial play from the game that had spectators torn on whether or not it qualified as a touchdown. A former National Football League vice president of officiating, however, agreed with the call. "Nick did a great job of keeping his eyes on the ball", said Ajayi on the show at one point. "I give up!" NBC analyst Cris Collinsworth said, summing up what continues to be mass confusion over what constitutes a catch in the NFL .

Medical Winter Olympics: Team USA training in Pyeongchang
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: Team USA training in Pyeongchang

In Japan, he will meet with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and USA service members. First daughter Ivanka Trump is reportedly heading to the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea , specifically to lead the US delegation to the closing ceremony.

Medical E-cigarettes Should Be Sold In Hospitals, Says Leading Health Agency
Author: 0 E-cigarettes Should Be Sold In Hospitals, Says Leading Health Agency

The data contains more good news for the vape shops of the land too: Public Health England says it doesn't believe e-cigs are a gateway to real cigarettes among the young. Thousands of smokers think e-cigarettes are just as unsafe and 40% of smokers have not tried one, it says. Martin Dockerell, PHE tobacco control lead has advised that smoking should be completed banned from hospital grounds - with smoking shelters re-purposed as vaping shelters.

Medical Meek Mill Was The Real Winner Of The Super Bowl
Author: 0 Meek Mill Was The Real Winner Of The Super Bowl

For the first time on Sunday, the Eagles became Super Bowl champions , knocking off the New England Patriots 41-33 at US Bank Stadium. "But I have faith that truth and justice will win out in the end", he continued. At the Tidal and Rolling Stone Super Bowl party on Friday night, multiple attendees were photographed holding an Eagles No. 1 jersey with "Free Meek Mill " written on the back.

Author: 0 The Swiss National Bank Has $4021000 Holdings in Viavi Solutions Inc. (VIAV)

Shares of Viavi Solutions Inc (NASDAQ: VIAV ) opened at $10.00 on Friday. Finally, LMR Partners LLP purchased a new stake in shares of Viavi Solutions in the fourth quarter worth about $195,000. In other news, Director Richard Belluzzo sold 10,000 shares of Viavi Solutions stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 21st. Shares price moved down from its 50 days moving average with 13.90% and remote positively from 200 days moving average with 1.72%.

Medical Police file complaint against quack doctor after infecting 33 with HIV
Author: 0 Police file complaint against quack doctor after infecting 33 with HIV

The health check-up camp was held in Unnao's Bangarmau . At least 33 people in northern India have been infected with HIV after a quack doctor used contaminated syringes and needles to administer injections. He said the probe found that Rajendra Kumar, a resident of a neighbouring village, used a single syringe for injecting the people in the name of cheaper treatment.

Medical Gas prices rise 3 cents per gallon to $2.53 in MA
Author: 0 Gas prices rise 3 cents per gallon to $2.53 in MA

Prices are about 43 cents more than at the same point previous year. Gasoline is, on average, about one cent more in OH over the week ($2.45). He anticipates fuel prices by Memorial Day to be 25-to-50 cents higher this year. "While oil production in the US reaches highs not seen since the 1970s, OPEC's production cuts for the past year have weighed heavily on global inventories, mitigating any small rise in USA production".

Medical Flu-related hospitalizations reach 10-year high: 4 things to know
Author: 0 Flu-related hospitalizations reach 10-year high: 4 things to know

The Louisiana Department of Health says they want you to catch beads and not the Flu this Carnival season. Both Missouri and Kansas, like every state except OR and Hawaii, have witnessed "widespread" flu activity this season - defined by the CDC as outbreaks in at least half the regions of a state.

Medical Kassim Afegbua Stands With Babangida Authorised Statement
Author: 0 Kassim Afegbua Stands With Babangida Authorised Statement

He further said: "I, the former President berate some people who find democratic freedom as an avenue for eroding democracy by antics of hate speeches under the guise of religion, tribal or self imposed mentorship, lamenting that pitching political class and the people is unhealthy and skewed".

Medical Hot tea consumption increases risk of cancer for drinkers and smokers
Author: 0 Hot tea consumption increases risk of cancer for drinkers and smokers

Could drinking hot tea lead to esophageal cancer? The authors followed 456,155 participants aged 30 to 79 for a media follow-up period of 9.2 years. It's worth noting that a higher percentage of boiling hot tea is consumed in China , rather than in Europe where we add milk or leave it to cool. It found 1,731 cases of oesophageal cancer.

Medical Leeds want Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom to replace sacked Thomas Christiansen
Author: 0 Leeds want Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom to replace sacked Thomas Christiansen

Dane Christiansen, 44, was sacked after just eight months in charge of the Whites on Sunday. That contract was understood to have a release clause, which Leeds activated yesterday. The former Spain worldwide was dismissed following a 4-1 defeat at home to Cardiff City at the weekend that left the Whites seven points outside the Championship play-off places.

Medical Local Girl Scouts selling cookies to fund educational adventures
Author: 0 Local Girl Scouts selling cookies to fund educational adventures

Her cookie sales are through-the-roof, thanks in large part to her new go-to location. In 2014, Girl Scouts of America stated girls were not permitted to sell cookies outside marijuana dispensaries. If the young girl was only trying to sell cookies from a wagon or even the back of her father's auto, then it falls within the rules of the cookie sales.

Medical Soccer world reacts to the Eagles winning Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 Soccer world reacts to the Eagles winning Super Bowl LII

It was the Patriots' first turnover of the game. Both offenses got cooking from the opening kickoff. The Eagles went on to kick a field goal to extend their lead to eight points and denied the Patriots from engineering a last-minute, game-tying drive.

Medical Mominul Haque has centuries in both innings for Bangladesh
Author: 0 Mominul Haque has centuries in both innings for Bangladesh

Bangladesh have also chose to drop left-arm spinner Sunzamul Islam and pace bowler Rubel Hossain for the fixture in Mirpur. "There was more chances of us losing the game because of how it was in the last evening". But Mominul, who top-scored with 105, and Liton Das shared a crucial 180-run stand for the fourth wicket to frustrate the Sri Lankan bowlers. He made 109 off 230 balls before becoming the first batsman dismissed on the day.

Medical Eagles starting D-lineman Tim Jernigan returns to practice
Author: 0 Eagles starting D-lineman Tim Jernigan returns to practice

A second-year coach, Pederson helped the Eagles weather a wave of injuries and continue their march to the Super Bowl in Minneapolis . He found a way to blend a young locker room with a mix of accomplished veterans. All in all, it was the type of session Pederson expected to see with only three days until the biggest game of their season. Finkbonner reunited with Pederson when the Eagles came to CenturyLink Field this year.

Author: 0 Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Director Acquires $330800.00 in Stock

It closed at $75.9 lastly. It has underperformed by 0.92% the S&P500. Ims Capital Management decreased its stake in Dollar Tree Inc ( DLTR ) by 13.74% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NASDAQ:DLTR) on Monday, September 25. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC now owns 1,877 shares of the company's stock valued at $131,000 after buying an additional 36 shares during the last quarter.