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Medical International Nurses Day - A Day in the Life of Our Nurses
Author: 0 International Nurses Day - A Day in the Life of Our Nurses

The award was developed as a means to generate models for joint faculty appointments between nursing schools and clinical partners and educate greater numbers of nurse educators. No day is the same for Gemma and she said nursing is the "best profession in the world". Nurses are unbelievable people. Your patients will turn to you as the nurse for questions, clarification and advice.

Author: 0 Malware affecting NHS England now spreading across Europe, Asia

The IT systems of NHS sites were reportedly bombarded by pop-up messages demanding a ransom in order to gain access. Another NHS Trust in Derbyshire tweeted: "We are aware of a major IT secure system attack". "There has been an alert relating to a massive ransomware attack on various organizations, which is affecting their Windows systems", Spain's National Cryptology Centre said in a statement, adding that a large number of firms had been hit.

Medical Ebola death confirmed; 300000 doses of vaccine ready
Author: 0 Ebola death confirmed; 300000 doses of vaccine ready

The case was confirmed from tests on nine people who came down with a haemorrhagic fever in Bas-Uele province in the northeast of the country on or after April 22nd, a ministry statement said. As Vox's Julia Belluz reported in December, health officials now have a potent new tool to prevent widespread Ebola outbreak: a vaccine. The trial took place in the coastal region of Basse-Guinée, the area of Guinea still experiencing new Ebola cases when the trial started in 2015.

Medical Head of troubled NYC jail system plans to resign
Author: 0 Head of troubled NYC jail system plans to resign

The reports said that Correction Commissioner Joseph Ponte will resign following accusations that his department's watchdog spied on inspectors. Ponte will leave the department sometime next month. The DOI report found Ponte used his city-issued SUV for 90 days' worth of out-of-state trips, mostly to his home in Maine. A subsequent report accused Ponte's anti-corruption deputy of eavesdropping on city investigators' calls to jail informants.

Author: 0 Hamas elects Haniya as new chief of Islamic movement

Hamas' Shura Council chose Ismail Haniya to become the new leader. Meshal now lives in Doha, the capital of Qatar. Ismail Haniya was named the new chief of Hamas Saturday, a spokesman for the Palestinian Islamist movement in Gaza said.

Medical Texas House OKs rejecting non-Christian parents
Author: 0 Texas House OKs rejecting non-Christian parents

Last week, Alabama passed a similar law, but it only allows for private faith based adoption agencies to ban potential parents on their own accord. " I think that it's really unfortunate", Maddox said solemnly before pausing. It would allow state-funded adoption agencies to discriminate against couples based on religious belief.

Medical Doctors Find Worms In Man's Gut After Eating Sushi
Author: 0 Doctors Find Worms In Man's Gut After Eating Sushi

An endoscopy procedure involving the insertion of a long tube with a camera at one end down the gullet and into the stomach has found that the larva of a filiform parasite was firmly attached to an area of swollen and inflamed gut lining.

Author: 0 Chinese President Xi congratulates President Moon, discusses Pyongyang

North Korean state media reported the election of the South's new left-leaning president Moon Jae-In after a two-day delay, but at unusual length. The two leaders agreed to exchange special envoys "at an early date" and Moon proposed sending a separate delegation to Beijing that will "exclusively discuss the THAAD and the North's nuclear issues", Yoon said.

Author: 0 N Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of plot to assassinate Kim

Terrorism is a common enemy to all people, the North Korean government said. The US and South Korea have just concluded two-month-long joint military drills involving 300,000 troops. That follows the killing of Kim's estranged half-brother Kim Jong-Nam by two women using the banned nerve agent VX at Kuala Lumpur global airport. The U.S.

Author: 0 Shorten comes up short on his NDIS levy

But Mr Shorten argued on Friday the Turnbull government's plan to remove the deficit levy and cut corporate taxes was fundamentally unfair. A Coast grandmother, who did not want to be named, said she remembered when Medicare was introduced.

Medical Drayton Manor to remain closed for third day
Author: 0 Drayton Manor to remain closed for third day

Drayton Manor said it would remain closed on Friday for health and safety investigations. Drayton Manor has been closed on health and safety grounds since the accident involving a young girl on the Splash Canyon ride. Similar rides have been closed at other theme parks. "Our thoughts are very much with her family and friends following this tragic incident". Thorpe Park (Rumba Rapids) and Legoland (Vikings River Splash) are all said to have shut down their water rides indefinitely.

Medical Green Party is poised to shift power balance in British Columbia
Author: 0 Green Party is poised to shift power balance in British Columbia

Weaver reminded voters that his party was the only one to ban corporate and union donations and his promises included electoral reform, increasing the carbon tax and investing millions in clean technology jobs. As Weaver put it, "This bodes well for doing politics differently in this province". This news isn't too surprising considering that in the past four B.C.

Medical Crews Working to Stabilize Hanford Nuclear Site
Author: 0 Crews Working to Stabilize Hanford Nuclear Site

Department of Energy said Thursday. It is 360-feet long and contains eight flatbed rail cars. A structure is seen at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Benton County, Tuesday, May 9, 2017, in Washington state. "We've got radiological control technicians who are out there doing it". But the agency said there was no sign that radiation escaped from the hole.

Medical U.S. committed to Turkey's security, Mattis tells Turkish PM Yildirim
Author: 0 U.S. committed to Turkey's security, Mattis tells Turkish PM Yildirim

Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Nurettin Canikli said the United States move to arm the YPG was " unacceptable ". Turkey considers the Democratic Union Party (PYD) and its armed wing, the YPG, to be the Syrian affiliates of the PKK, a terrorist organization listed by Turkey, the USA, and the EU.

Author: 0 Nigeria negotiating with Boko Haram for more Chibok releases

Thousands have been kidnapped or killed in the group's eight-year insurgency, with millions driven from their homes. New revelation has emerged about the fate of some of the Chibok girls who were rescued from the grip of the deadly Boko Haram sect.

Medical 20 attorneys general call for independent probe into Russia
Author: 0 20 attorneys general call for independent probe into Russia

FRANKEN: He recused himself , and yet, he inserted himself in this firing. Ron Wyden, of OR, called for his resignation. JEFF SESSIONS: I have now made a decision to recuse myself from any existing or future investigations of any matter relating in any way to the campaigns for president of the United States.

Author: 0 Heroin epidemic pushing up hepatitis C infections in US

Eighteen states had no such programs, the report found, while Maine, Nevada and Utah had the most comprehensive laws related to prevention, including syringe exchange without limitations. Almost 20,000 Americans died from hepatitis C in 2015, the CDC said. New treatments for hepatitis C with a cure rate of over 95 percent from Gilead Sciences GILD.O , AbbVie ABBV.N and other drugmakers have the ability to virtually wipe out the disease, which can lead to cirrhosis, cancer, the need for a ...

Medical 8-year-old was assaulted by classmate before killing himself
Author: 0 8-year-old was assaulted by classmate before killing himself

Other students stepped over the boy while others poked him with their feet as he lay unconscious for 7½ minutes before an assistant principal and then a school nurse came to his aid, Leader said. Cincinnati school officials say police and media have "characterised" events in the video. Video allegedly shows the 8-year-old being assaulted in a bathroom at Carson Elementary School in Ohio.

Medical Things You May Not Know About Cinco de Mayo
Author: 0 Things You May Not Know About Cinco de Mayo

The Mexican community celebrates more than 365 festivals each year. "It's a day for fun, food, music and dancing", said Cinco De Mayo Event Chair Fernando Villegas. -Mexico relationship that has stemmed from our nations' similar revolutionary beginnings", said Sen. Want to throw your own Cinco de Mayo party? Officials say the number of people arrested for DWI on Cinco de Mayo typically goes up when the holiday falls on a weekend.

Author: 0 Justin Bieber In Mumbai: Guess How Much He Makes In A Year

People were complaining about everything starting from the mismanagement by the concert organisers to Bieber's lip syncing antics. These pictures were taken between 5 am - 6 am on May 11, just outside Mumbai International airport as Justin changed his shirt before entering Airport premises to board his private chartered plane for his ride back to Canada.

Author: 0 Snapchat's growth stalls in Facebook's shadow in 1Q report

The company raked in $149.6 million in revenue, falling short of analyst expectations of $158 million. Now, it appears that Snap Inc. has kicked off its first quarterly earnings - since the IPO - in a bad way. For investors, it's a sign that it can be hard for the young company to increase its audience and compete with Facebook . The $3.4bn it raised made the float the richest USA technology company listing since Facebook five years earlier.

Medical Senate Intel Panel Subpoenas Flynn for Russia-related Documents
Author: 0 Senate Intel Panel Subpoenas Flynn for Russia-related Documents

In a joint statement on Wednesday (11 May), Senators Richard Burr , the committee's Republican chairman, and Mark Warner, its top-ranking Democrat, announced the subpoena after Flynn failed to meet the original 9 May deadline. Flynn's attorney Robert Kelner had previously been in talks with the committee about agreeing to be interviewed as part of the investigation as long as he was granted immunity.

Medical Minnesota measles outbreak prompts emergency fund request
Author: 0 Minnesota measles outbreak prompts emergency fund request

Health authorities have been quick to blame recent outbreaks of measles and whooping cough on unvaccinated children, and this has been used as an impetus to hurriedly pass mandatory vaccination laws in various states . Ehlinger shared that the state now does not have sufficient funds to counter the measles outbreak effectively. Ehlinger is requesting the legislature create a public health response contingency fund of $5 million to "to ensure sufficient resources are available for immediate, ...

Medical Michael Floyd to sign with Vikings, return home to Minnesota
Author: 0 Michael Floyd to sign with Vikings, return home to Minnesota

He was sentenced to a 120-day jail sentence in February, and in March he was allowed to finish the rest of his sentence under house arrest. The earliest Floyd will be allowed to report to the Vikings will be June 17. Floyd's best season came in 2013, when he caught 65 passes for 1,041 yards and five touchdowns with the Cardinals. Floyd, who starred at Cretin-Derham Hall in St.

Medical Home Earnings Array BioPharma Inc. | $ARRY Stock | Shares Increase on Better than
Author: 0 Home Earnings Array BioPharma Inc. | $ARRY Stock | Shares Increase on Better than

The Company's programs include approximately three cancer drugs, binimetinib , encorafenib and selumetinib. ( ARRY ) has weekly volatility of 10.12%% while its monthly volatility value is at 5.16%%. The Kopp Investment Advisors Llc holds 219,926 shares with $1.93M value, down from 329,282 last quarter. Its revenue totaled $191.35 million down -1.25% from the previous quarter.

Medical British, UN leaders to address Somalia humanitarian crisis
Author: 0 British, UN leaders to address Somalia humanitarian crisis

Sharif said the London Conference on Somalia has an opportunity to "galvanize" worldwide support for Somalia in particular the humanitarian and development needs of the country. May said Somalia now had a "critical window of opportunity" under Farmajo to take control of its own security and build its economic capacity. Drought has also led to lack of clean water and the largest outbreak of cholera Somalia has seen in the last 5 years, with more than 36 000 cases and nearly 690 deaths so far ...

Author: 0 House votes to compile data on complications from abortions

In fact, hundreds of House bills have already perished, unable to make it out of House committees by aMonday deadline. Some complained that the boy's prescribed testosterone treatment gave him an unfair advantage over girls. Students would have to disclose their prescription to officials and provide medical records, and officials would then decide whether a student's steroid use would affect " fairness of play ".

Medical EU hails growth but still concerned about jobs, investment
Author: 0 EU hails growth but still concerned about jobs, investment

This year's growth is once again expected to be driven by domestic demand, while investment is expected to grow following the acceleration in European Union funds absorption under the 2014-2020 European Union programming period. The Commission said unemployment in the eurozone would continue to fall in 2017, reaching 9.4 percent after ending 2016 at 10 percent. The EU said the 28-nation bloc as a whole would grow by 1.9 percent in both 2017 and 2018.

Medical Artificial womb could improve survival among premature babies
Author: 0 Artificial womb could improve survival among premature babies

Today, extremely premature babies that weigh as little as a pound are hooked to ventilators and other machines inside their incubators. The lambs-which were at about an equivalent gestation stage as a 23-week old human fetus-survived for as long as one month (28 days) in the artificial environment.

Author: 0 MannKind Corp. (MNKD) closed its previous trading session at $1

It is usually expressed as a percentage and is then referred to as the EPS growth rate . The company's 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 0 and -30.11. With 1.80 million avg volume, 11 days are for Mannkind Corporation (NASDAQ: MNKD)'s short sellers to cover MNKD's short positions. Currently, the market capitalization of MannKind Corp.

Medical Poor mental health affects 20pc of van drivers
Author: 0 Poor mental health affects 20pc of van drivers

Winners for 2017 will be announced at a conference in late spring. Also, primary mental health conditions can be mimicked by physical disorders and visa-versa. It also recognises that mental health issues that affect employees are not exclusively created by work issues but can be personal issues that lead to a lower performance at work.

Author: 0 Royal family releases new photograph to mark 2nd birthday of Princess Charlotte

The photo's release follows a tradition created by the Cambridges to give the country one image of each child to mark their birthdays. Born in 2015 to parents the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte is little sister to Prince George, and is fourth in line to the throne, after her grandfather Prince Charles, father Prince William and brother Prince George .

Medical Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction Has Been Thrown Out Because He Killed Himself
Author: 0 Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction Has Been Thrown Out Because He Killed Himself

Aaron Hernandez committed suicide by hanging himself with a bed sheet at Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center, a maximum security state prison in Shirley, where he was serving a life sentence . Even though Hernandez's murder conviction was over turned, the family can still pursue civil charges, which could entitle them to whatever cash may be coming to the family of the late tight end.

Medical Preakness field shaping up as Always Dreaming eyes Triple Crown
Author: 0 Preakness field shaping up as Always Dreaming eyes Triple Crown

Since coming to Pletcher from previous trainer Dominick Schettino, the colt bred by Mike Ryan and Gerry Dilger of Santa Rosa Partners has won four races by a combined total of 23 1/4 lengths. One of three entrants for trainer Todd Pletcher , the Kentucky-bred took the favorite mantle nearly as soon as betting opened on Friday. Classic Empire was the disputed top selection of the swarm but he barely nabbed fourth place in the race on Saturday.

Author: 0 Tunnel collapses at USA nuke site, no radiation leak

Randy Bradbury, a spokesman for the Washington state Department of Ecology, said officials detected no release of radiation and no workers were injured. The cleanup has been underway since the 1980s and costs more than $2 billion a year. The Department of Energy says it's the most challenging of the government's nuclear cleanup projects, with millions of tons and hundreds of billions of gallons of nuclear waste.

Author: 0 White House was warned Trump aide Flynn a blackmail risk

Her testimony , coupled with the revelation hours earlier that former President Barack Obama had warned Trump shortly after the November election against hiring Flynn, made clear that alarms about Flynn had reached the highest levels of the USA government months before.

Medical US Congress passes short-term bill to avert government shutdown
Author: 0 US Congress passes short-term bill to avert government shutdown

After working into the night to line up the votes for a new healthcare plan within President Trump's first 100 days in office, Republicans will not vote this week. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., wants to avoid an encore of last month's embarrassment, when he abruptly canceled a vote on a health care overhaul at that time because of opposition from moderates and conservatives alike.

Medical 23-Year-Old Aaron Saucedo Named As Phoenix 'Serial Street Shooter'
Author: 0 23-Year-Old Aaron Saucedo Named As Phoenix 'Serial Street Shooter'

The case confounded investigators, who struggled to square the conflicting descriptions of the suspect and the vehicle used in the crimes. Saucedo is not believed to have personally known any of the victims, except for the first. 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. He is also suspected in numerous other shootings in which the victims were only wounded or managed to escape without being ...

Medical BSP expels Nasimuddin Siddiqui from party
Author: 0 BSP expels Nasimuddin Siddiqui from party

BSP leader Satish Chandra Mishra announced the decision here. BSP suffered a humiliating defeat in the recently concluded Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections. But BSP supremo Mayawati was "justifying" Siddiqui's use of derogatory language and her stand was condemnable, said the party. Already given charge of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh with a minimal role in UP, he struggled to retain his post of party general secretary and his stature in the blue brigade.

Medical Safety issues with too many FDA-approved drugs
Author: 0 Safety issues with too many FDA-approved drugs

They found that of 222 novel therapeutics the FDA approved during this time period, three were withdrawn, 61 received boxed warnings and 59 elicited safety communications. He did not work on the study. But he also noted, "It may be possible to identify postmarket safety events sooner, thereby reducing patients' exposure to these previously unknown safety risks".

Author: 0 2 missing after vehicle drifts into river in Quebec floods

We have major flooding in several areas and, gradually, the floods will become average and then minor. "This shouldn't be happening and the city should be way more organized". Coderre said the situation was under control and the emergency response would be adapted to meet any changes in circumstance. The heavy current pulled the auto toward the Saint-Anne River and its occupants fell into the water when the vehicle flipped, said Quebec provincial police Sgt.

Medical Cannabis may offer cure for dementia, study finds
Author: 0 Cannabis may offer cure for dementia, study finds

Their findings were provocative: A low dose of THC , they reported , "reversed the age-related decline in cognitive performance of mice aged 12 and 18 months". In the latest experiments three groups of mice that were 18 (old), 12 (mature) and two months (young) were regularly injected with low doses of THC for 28 days.

Medical Hear This! Keep Cotton Swabs Out of Kids' Ears
Author: 0 Hear This! Keep Cotton Swabs Out of Kids' Ears

Jatana said he's personally seen a case where a cotton tip applicator broke off in the ear canal, which caused a brain abscess and deafness in one ear. Nearly all of the patients were treated and released, but delaying treatment for such injuries could lead to hearing loss, dizziness, balance problems and even facial nerve paralysis, the researchers note.

Medical Lawyer to United: 'This case is about more than 1 rabbit'
Author: 0 Lawyer to United: 'This case is about more than 1 rabbit'

The owners of giant hare Simon are demanding an undisclosed payment for damages and an independent investigation into what the heck exactly happened to the 10-month-old three-foot-long continental giant rabbit on the London-to-Chicago flight in late April that resulted in his death.

Medical One more day of nice weather before showers & storms arrive Friday
Author: 0 One more day of nice weather before showers & storms arrive Friday

Today has been another warm, dry day; but again, well short of what we had back in March. Tonight, just a few scattered showers will be possible. Overnight, lows right around 60 under clear skies. Scattered showers and storms will develop during the afternoon and evening, but not everyone will see rainfall. Thursday's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies with a high of 66 and an 30 percent chance of showers before noon.

Medical Massachusetts judge overturns ex-NFL star Hernandez's murder conviction
Author: 0 Massachusetts judge overturns ex-NFL star Hernandez's murder conviction

Judge Garsh ruled Tuesday, that Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez's conviction in a 2013 murder can be erased because he died before his appeal was heard. Ultimately, Judge Susan Garsh said the court can not say for certain why Hernandez committed suicide. "He pointed to Hernandez's remarks in the report, as well as a letter left to his fiancée before his death in which he cryptically wrote, "I told you what was coming indirectly!" and "(YOU'RE RICH)".

Author: 0 Ten things to know about the British Columbia election

The margins of error for the riding surveys, which were conducted separately, are between +/- 4.53 and 4.8 percentage points, 19 times out of 20. Voters across the province have cast their ballots and British Columbians are about to find out which party will form the next government.

Medical Michigan lawmaker found dead hours after release from jail
Author: 0 Michigan lawmaker found dead hours after release from jail

He was free Tuesday morning and will be formally arraigned Thursday. He was a champion for Michigan's Upper Peninsula and a strong advocate for working people throughout MI. In the 2015 incident, Kivela was speeding at 80 miles per hour, swerving in and out of lanes and was confused about where he was coming from when a sheriff's deputy stopped him just north of Lansing on November 9, according to records obtained by the Free Press.