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Medical Senate confirms Gottlieb as FDA commissioner
Author: 0 Senate confirms Gottlieb as FDA commissioner

Bush, who supporters say is knowledgeable and competent but who critics consider compromised by deep ties to the pharmaceutical industry. Trump has suggested easing regulations, and proposed a $15.1 billion cut overall to the Department of Health and Human Services, which houses the FDA.

Author: 0 US senators on defensive over all-male healthcare panel

Senators are already talking about major changes in the House bill concerning Medicaid, the government healthcare program for the poor, and tax subsidies for healthcare coverage. The promise of protecting people with pre-existing conditions was at the epicenter of Trump's own campaign stump speeches. In some states, a law that resembles the AHCA would allow health care companies to charge higher prices for persons whose health records reveal certain types of pre-existing conditions.

Author: 0 Man and young girl missing after vehicle drifts into river

The flooding was especially bad in Quebec province, where some 400 troops have been dispatched. Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre said homes have been evacuated in that borough as well as on two nearby islands. That would follow in the footsteps of Quebec, which put up $500,000 and the City of Montreal , which is expected to kick in $250,000 on Wednesday.

Medical Car bomb in Thailand's Muslim-dominated south wounds over 50
Author: 0 Car bomb in Thailand's Muslim-dominated south wounds over 50

After the blasts, security checkpoints were set up along all the routes around Pattani to look for suspects involved in the bomb attack. More than 50 people were wounded, several seriously. When people ran out of the Mall, then came a second explosion. "It happened at a place where people go to buy things". Some 6,500 people, mostly civilians, have been killed in the ongoing conflict.

Medical Side Effects Emerge After Approval for Many US Drugs
Author: 0 Side Effects Emerge After Approval for Many US Drugs

Ross, M.D., M.H.S., of the Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn., and colleagues examined safety events (a composite of withdrawals due to safety concerns, FDA issuance of incremental boxed warnings added in the postmarket period, and FDA issuance of safety communications) for all novel therapeutics approved by the FDA between January 2001 and December 2010 (followed-up through February 2017).

Author: 0 Floods drive nearly 1900 from homes in Canada's Quebec

Across Quebec, almost 1,900 homes in 126 towns and cities have been affected and people have been evacuated from flood zones with the help of 1,200 troops. A Quebec police spokesman said the man and toddler were swept away after their auto swerved into a river in the province's eastern Gaspé region on Sunday evening, and that divers would hunt for them if conditions improve.

Medical Teen shows up to prom in coffin
Author: 0 Teen shows up to prom in coffin

Megan Flaherty says she mainly wanted to have fun while attending Pennsauken High School's junior prom Saturday. The other guy who helped Megan out of the coffin was none other than her date, Stephen Caldwell, who was totally cool with the whole thing.

Medical Dove mocked for latest #RealBeauty campaign
Author: 0 Dove mocked for latest #RealBeauty campaign

Not everyone has taken issue with the body-shaped bottles . Dove isn't wrong that most women hate their bodies; it's just wrong about why ("social media pressure" is an incredibly shallow understanding of the source and operation of stringent beauty standards) and about what can be done.

Author: 0 Police now say 9 killed in serial shootings case

Phoenix police say ballistics evidence and community tips pointed to Saucedo, who was recently arrested in a 2015 murder case. Police said they expect to pay out the $75,000 reward posted for information leading to an arrest. Castro-Garcia, 19, was shot and killed on June 10, 2016, when five of the victims were shot within a 10-day period . Prosecutors said it hasn't been decided how many cases they will take to trial, suggesting the evidence in some is stronger than in others.

Medical FREE Häagen-Dazs cone TODAY
Author: 0 FREE Häagen-Dazs cone TODAY

Haagen-Dazs is holding its annual " Free Cone Day " event Tuesday, offering each customer one free ice cream cone from 4 to 8 p.m.at participating locations. Actually, when Haagen-Dazs first opened, the shop sold just three flavors - chocolate, vanilla and coffee. Häagen-Dazs has done its part by investing more than $1 million for pollinator research and education.

Medical This week is Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK
Author: 0 This week is Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK

Mental Health Month works not just because it is about what others can do for us, but what we can do for ourselves. "We need to create a culture in which anyone experiencing problems can ask for help in the knowledge that they will be supported".

Author: 0 Colorado Lawmakers React To New Health Care Bill

Many of the Republicans who ended up voting against the bill cited concerns that the legislation didn't do enough to protect people with pre-existing conditions - echoing a major attack line Democrats are already using, and will surely stick with over the next 18 months.

Medical House heads toward passage of bill to keep gov't running
Author: 0 House heads toward passage of bill to keep gov't running

If a plan passes the House, it is expected to face a tough fight in the Senate, where Republicans have a narrower majority and where some party senators have expressed misgivings about the House bill. White House officials and some House lawmakers have said leaders are single-digit votes shy of winning the 216 they'll need to push the legislation through the House.

Author: 0 Researchers Create An Artificial Womb To Grow Preterm Lambs

A team of pediatric researchers developed the system that uses a fluid-filled container attached to custom-designed machines that provide physiological support with the aim of supporting infants from 23 weeks to 28 weeks' gestational age where they cross the threshold away from the most severe outcomes of extreme premature birth.

Author: 0 Afghanistan reacts at Pakistani claims regarding the killing of 50 Afghan troops

Akhtar Mohammad, a doctor at the government-run Chaman hospital, said doctors were treating dozens of people wounded in Friday's skirmishes between the two countries, adding that "some of them are still traumatized". ACCI officials also said according to the Geneva Water Convention and the United Nations, Afghanistan has the right to prevent the closure of its borders with Pakistan.

Author: 0 Trump's comments on Muslims at center of travel ban case

The plaintiffs in the case argue [Reuters report] that the executive order violates immigration law and the First Amendment freedom of religion. A statement supporting the "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States" that remained on Trump's campaign website from December 7, 2015, was removed Monday, though it is unclear if that followed questions for White House Spokesman Sean Spicer during an afternoon news conference about why the statement remained ...

Medical Jacobs named to task force focusing on tick-borne illness
Author: 0 Jacobs named to task force focusing on tick-borne illness

He soon realized it was something much more serious, but it would be some time before he knew what it was. "There are some days I ca't get out of bed, I can't walk. "They're kind of small", he said. Dr. Raphael Stricker, a coauthor of the report and Past President of ILADS, pointed to the need for better diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease.

Author: 0 MiMedx Group Inc (MDXG) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance

The business is scheduled to announce its next earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The consensus means EPS for the current quarter is at $0.07 derived from a total of 7 estimates. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.40, for a total value of $296,400.00. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 6,896,036 shares of the medical equipment provider's stock worth $59,168,000 after buying an additional 544,094 shares in the last quarter.

Medical Measles Outbreak in Minnesota Caused by Vaccine Skeptics
Author: 0 Measles Outbreak in Minnesota Caused by Vaccine Skeptics

Children's infection preventionist Joe Kurland said the disease spreads through the air, and tiny droplets can linger in the air up to two hours. Cases are located in Hennepin (45), Ramsey (2) and Crow Wing (1) counties. The outbreak has prompted Minnesota health officials to expand their guidelines for vaccinations. While most Minnesotans are immune - fear related to misinformation about the MMR vaccine (which protects against measles, mumps and rubella) has led to a decline in ...

Author: 0 Artificial womb developed for premature lambs

The research team at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia call the system the " biobag ". The fluid-filled plastic bio bags mimic the environment inside the uterus. Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies, and animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might work.

Medical Two Killed in Small Plane Crash at Lake Berryessa
Author: 0 Two Killed in Small Plane Crash at Lake Berryessa

Vacaville-based Icon describes the two-seat A5 as an amphibious light sport aircraft which can land on water. In mid-April, one ICON customer even used an ICON aircraft to arrange for a marriage proposal to take place after landing at the lake.

Medical Florida lawmakers pass bill making it easier to challenge textbooks
Author: 0 Florida lawmakers pass bill making it easier to challenge textbooks

Negotiations about the issue continued through the final days of the session, but the failure to agree on a bill will leave implementation of the voter-approved amendment to state health officials. Jeb Bush almost two decades ago that created the state's first voucher program and created the state's current school grading system. "I'm sorry about what has developed here today, because I do know better", said Latvala, who has served in the House and Senate for 15 years combined and is a ...

Medical Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. running for California House seat
Author: 0 Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. running for California House seat

GOP strategist Charles Moran said that the former model, a Republican, will challenge Democrat Julia Brownley, who was elected in 2012 to represent the state's 26th district The Los Angeles Times also reported that Sabato filed documents with the Federal Election Commission on Monday.

Author: 0 Israel says Palestinian hunger strike leader ate in secret

When asked for comment, a prison service spokesperson said , "The video speaks for itself". It is not clear if all or most of the prisoners are aware of it. It is unclear how Barghouti received the food. According to the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, the PA, which receives foreign aid, including from the US, pays $315 million each year to the families of "martyrs", or men who commit suicide attacks against Israeli civilians.

Author: 0 US still in climate talks with no decision on Paris pullout

The French president-elect stands firmly behind the deal which was struck under former President Barack Obama; however, Trump could withdraw the US from the agreement entirely. "It is prudent that the United States remain a party to the Paris agreement to ensure a level playing field, so that global energy markets remain as free and competitive as possible", Peter Trelenberg, Exxon's manager for environmental policy and planning, wrote in a March letter .

Medical Major Recall on Aunt Jemima Products — ALERT
Author: 0 Major Recall on Aunt Jemima Products — ALERT

The Pinnacle Foods company issued the recall Friday night, after testing showed the presence of Listeria in the plant environment. Pinnacle said it anticipates a non-cash charge of approximately US$50-$60m for the write-down of both the tangible and intangible assets associated with the move, which will occur in the second quarter and will be treated as items affecting comparability.

Medical Powerball ticket sold in Martin worth $150000
Author: 0 Powerball ticket sold in Martin worth $150000

Delaware Drive in Williams Township. The Grand Island woman who won $1 million playing Powerball plans to use some of the money to help others but won't change her own lifestyle much. Each retailer will receive a $500 bonus for selling the big winning tickets. It boosted their prize from $50,000 to $150,000 because Saturday's multiplier was three.

Medical Woman, horse killed by lightning strike in DougCo
Author: 0 Woman, horse killed by lightning strike in DougCo

Our hearts go out to these families from Douglas County, Colorado, after a woman and her horse were killed and a teenager was seriously injured from lightning Sunday afternoon. Lightning can be nearly impossible to predict exactly where it will strike, according to the WATE 6 On Your Side Storm Team. This was the first lightning-related death of 2017.

Medical Up to 7000 bodies buried on UMMC campus
Author: 0 Up to 7000 bodies buried on UMMC campus

With the asylum's former grounds now home to UMMC, scores of bodies began being unearthed in 2013 during construction of a road on the campus. By 2014, 1,000 more coffins were found when the school was constructing a parking garage. More radar work revealed more coffins, with the current estimate as high as 7,000. School officials have ran into an issue in exhuming the bodies: cost.

Medical Nitish Kumar lauds Nirbhaya case verdict
Author: 0 Nitish Kumar lauds Nirbhaya case verdict

The covicts of the most shocking case of gang rape on 16 December 2012 are to be hanged. Calling it a " rarest of rare " case, the Supreme Court on Friday upheld the death sentence on all four convicts - Mukesh, Pawan, Vinay Sharma and Akshay Thakur, in the Nirbhaya gang-rape case of 2012 that led to her death and caused nationwide outrage.

Medical Buhari Travels To London For 'Medical Follow-Up'
Author: 0 Buhari Travels To London For 'Medical Follow-Up'

The girls' names were put on Twitter by the president's office on Sunday. But in Chibok, their home region in north-eastern Nigeria, not everyone has access to the social media site. The government secured the release with mediation by the International Committee of the Red Cross. The exact nature of his illness remains unclear.

Medical AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices fall 8 cents
Author: 0 AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices fall 8 cents

The recent price drop could be short lived, since gas prices traditionally rise in the spring and summer when demand is higher. The decline at the pump has been far-reaching with 49 of the nation's 50 states in on the slump at the pump, led by a 9.5 cent decline in Ohio's average gas price, followed closely by MI (down 9 cents) and in (down 8.8 cents).

Author: 0 US Senate wary on 'Obamacare' repeal; bumpy path ahead

Why would Bruce Poliquin vote for this bill? Republicans including Trump have campaigned relentlessly on the pledge to dismantle the 2010 reforms. The bill also allows states to opt out of another mandate that prevents insurers from charging consumers with pre-existing conditions more for coverage.

Medical Number of billionaires in Britain climbs to 134
Author: 0 Number of billionaires in Britain climbs to 134

The publication said that 15 years ago, there were only 21 UK-based billionaires in the Rich List , yet, remarkably, over the past 12 months 19 have seen their wealth rise by more than £1 billion within a single year. The wealth of Britain's 1,000 richest people has been boosted in the past year by 14 percent, fuelled by the country's decision to quit the European Union.

Medical Nigeria leader meets Chibok girls, leaves for medical trip
Author: 0 Nigeria leader meets Chibok girls, leaves for medical trip

The girls were released near the town of Banki in Borno state near Cameroon and will be transported to the capital, Abuja . President Buhari expressed delight over the release of the girls and reassured Nigerians, especially relatives and friends of the determination of his administration to secure freedom for the remaining girls and other Nigerians still under the insurgents captivity.

Author: 0 Republican Obamacare repeal would hit N.J harder than any other state

The President congratulated and thanked House Speaker Paul Ryan and praised House Republicans for coming together. The Republican-drafted health care legislation known as the American Health Care Act (AHCA) narrowly passed in the House on Thursday in a 217-213 vote.

Medical Here's how House GOP's health care bill hits the homefront
Author: 0 Here's how House GOP's health care bill hits the homefront

Army veteran who lost both his legs in Kandahar, spoke in favor of the bill and denounced the Democrats' history of bold-faced lies. "So, we're going to have less care and that's the key", he said , "and our children are going to have to pay this debt back".

Author: 0 As heavy rains pelt Canada, Quebec summons military aid

With heavy rains persisting and waters still rising over much of waterlogged eastern Canada, the nation's military on Sunday tripled the number of troops urgently working to evacuate thousands of residents. "I have a lot of clients I've been calling in the morning to tell them I can't go see them", she said. In Atlantic Canada, some parts of New Brunswick recorded more than 150 millimetres of rain after a almost 36 hour non-stop downpour.

Medical President Buhari Leaves for London for Medical Follow-up
Author: 0 President Buhari Leaves for London for Medical Follow-up

Adeyanju said Section 144 of the constitution empowered the Federal Executive Council or the National Assembly to set up a fact-finding committee on the president's health, should the president fail to speak by himself. Adesina said Buhari would have left earlier on Sunday but wanted to meet the students, who were kidnapped by Boko Haram fighters along with almost 200 others in northeast Nigeria in April 2014, causing worldwide outrage.

Medical World's heaviest Woman to arrive in UAE on Thursday
Author: 0 World's heaviest Woman to arrive in UAE on Thursday

So, I pray for her full recovery. "We will ensure that her health status is improved before we discharge her", added Mayer. "We don't want them to grow up and become like Eman, which is why we are planning an early intervention", he said, adding that these children will be evaluated and put on a drug trial.

Author: 0 Twins' Joe Mauer slugs first career walk-off homer

Despite the very bad score, it really was due to an error from Jorge Polanco in the 2nd inning that would have kept the Twins trailing 1-0. Minnesota got to Rodriguez early with two runs in the first inning. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Logan Morrison and Colby Rasmus hit two-run homers and Jake Odorizzi pitched seven strong innings for the Tampa Bay Rays in a 6-1 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday.

Author: 0 With Obamacare vote, House Republicans free to turn to tax reform

Democrats said the American Health Care Act will leave millions uninsured, ABC News reported. Colbert said the comparison was "accurate because it gets you zero points and gives your opponent good field position". They've gotten to watch us for a hundred-plus days. It will strip insurance from the poor, giving tax breaks to the wealthy and casting doubt on health provisions for the chronically sick.

Medical Death for 4 Nirbhaya rapists
Author: 0 Death for 4 Nirbhaya rapists

Speaking after the court's call, Nirbhaya's parents expressed their happiness and said, 'although justice was late, we are happy with court's decision. But he was tried as a juvenile as he was few months shy of age 18 at the time of the crime. The juvenile was sentenced to three years in a correctional home and has since moved to a rural part of southern India where he works as a cook at a restaurant.

Medical NEET shocker: Female candidate says asked to remove innerwear
Author: 0 NEET shocker: Female candidate says asked to remove innerwear

Once the NEET 2017 result is out, which is most likely to happen on June 8, we would be able to know about NEET 2017 Cut-Off marks or NEET 2017 Counselling dates . Candidate can download the Answer key in multiple sets like A, B, C, D. After downloading the answer key compare the grade with your answers and determine your grade.

Author: 0 John Horgan takes campaign to Liberal heartland in Okanagan

Banning thermal coal exports through B.C. ports stands up for forest workers and helps fight climate change. The question of affordability was also raised by Liberal Leader Christy Clark on the campaign trail. Later in Port Moody, Clark and her son Hamish served ice cream and chatted with people at a campaign event. "I am more concerned about our competitiveness with our jurisdictions in Canada and I believe our proposals are consistent with those", he said.

Medical Boko Haram releases 82 Chibok girls after negotiations with government
Author: 0 Boko Haram releases 82 Chibok girls after negotiations with government

Shehu said when 21 girls were released in October previous year, the President directed the security agencies to continue in earnest until all others being held were released and reunited with their families. The 276 schoolgirls kidnapped from Chibok in 2014 are among thousands of people abducted by Boko Haram over the years. Family members were eagerly awaiting a list of names late Saturday and said "our hopes and expectations are high".

Medical Trump to wade into Middle East politics on first foreign trip
Author: 0 Trump to wade into Middle East politics on first foreign trip

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Thursday the President's first trip came after King Salman bin Abd Al-Aziz of Saudi Arabia, President Reuven Rivlin and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel and President Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority extended invites to Trump.

Medical Damage but no injuries after tornado hits central Virginia
Author: 0 Damage but no injuries after tornado hits central Virginia

The tornado in Rocky Hock was one of two that touched down in the state as severe storms moved across North Carolina early Friday. The National Weather Service no longer has Williamsburg and York County under a tornado watch. The twister's path was wide enough to cause damage on both sides of the street. "We're speculating a tornado touched down". There's fancy models and computers but getting boots on the ground is how they do it.

Author: 0 Conservatives increase majority on Hampshire County Council

After a series of stonking victories for the Conservative Party in the local elections, Theresa May has said she "will not take anything for granted" as her rival admitted: "we've got four weeks to get our message out". With the Conservatives and the opposition tied on 33 seats each, the battle came down to the 67th and final seat. "Not a single vote has been cast in that election yet, and none of the votes cast yesterday will count on June 8 in the General Election ".