Medical

Author: 0 At least one dead in new Ebola outbreak in Congo

Eleven other cases are suspected in the area. The lab-confirmed case involved a man who fell ill late last month and presented at a local hospital with a high fever. She added that the full extent of the current outbreak of Ebola in DRC was yet clear, stating that extensive investigation and risk assessment were still being conducted.

Medical Trump Lawyers Produce More Comically Bad Drafting
Author: 0 Trump Lawyers Produce More Comically Bad Drafting

Sheri Dillon and and William Nelson , who have served as tax counsel to the president for more than a decade, are partners at the law firm Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, according to ABC News . But in this third exception, the letter asserted, "the amounts are immaterial". After President Donald Trump fired now former FBI Director James Comey, many speculated that the motives behind this move had a lot to do with the agency's investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 ...

Author: 0 Trump's lawyers say tax returns show little income from Russian sources

Poking fun at what many saw as an insufficient attempt by President Donald Trump to placate calls for the release of his tax returns , observers have gleefully responded to Trump's attorneys' claim that his tax returns show no income from Russian Federation sources "with few exceptions" by pointing out other major shortcomings of his presidency.

Medical UN agency raises number of suspected Ebola cases in Congo to 11
Author: 0 UN agency raises number of suspected Ebola cases in Congo to 11

The Federal Government has directed all health officials in the country to test all fever patients - showing symptoms of bleeding - for the Ebola Virus Disease. In addition, two more people were identified as bearing symptoms in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of suspected cases to 11. Dr Seth Berkley of Gavi, the vaccine alliance, which paired with Merck to develop the vaccine, told the media that clinical trials had proven to be highly successful.

Author: 0 Police chief, 3 others dead in OH nursing home shooting

The suspect, Thomas Hartless, was also found dead inside and is believed to have taken his own life. 'I don't know if there was an exchange of gunfire '. Told Thorp, 'This is the situation, we don't know the cause or goal or what drove the individual to do this'. The 36-year-old chief had been on the job for three weeks.

Author: 0 Three deaths linked to new ebola outbreak in Congo

If a decision to vaccinate is made, a ring vaccination strategy will be used, Jašarević said . The WHO said the outbreak, the eighth to date in DR Congo, had affected an equatorial forest region hard to access in Bas-Uele province, bordering Central African Republic.

Medical Champions of England: Chelsea fans celebrate Premier League title win in Uyo
Author: 0 Champions of England: Chelsea fans celebrate Premier League title win in Uyo

Conte won three league titles at Juventus deploying a three-man defence and contrary to expectations, the Italian started the season with a traditional back four with John Terry being one of the regulars. Conte is keen on another centre-back and Chelsea were among the several top clubs monitoring Michael Keane, who is likely to return to Manchester United.

Medical AI misses repeat in 2017 Kentucky Derby, but here's what we learned
Author: 0 AI misses repeat in 2017 Kentucky Derby, but here's what we learned

Because on Saturday, Always Dreaming , a horse who'd never even run in a stakes race before the start of April, swept over a rain-soaked track to win the 143rd Derby before an announced 158,070 at Churchill Downs. "When this horse has its first baby, we're going to name it Keep On Dreaming". "He got to relax and then waited to the quarter pole and he responded right away".

Author: 0 UP refuses sanction for Yogi riots trial

Acting on the petitioner's submissions that Yogi Adityanath had himself admitted to making incendiary speeches in an interview, the high court asked the government to explain why the recording of the said interview should not be summoned. Riots broke out in Gorakhpur in January 2007 allegedly after a provocative speech by Adityanath, then the local MP, over the killing of a Hindu youth in clashes between two groups during a Moharram procession.

Medical Texas Senator pulled from university commencement program
Author: 0 Texas Senator pulled from university commencement program

They must be confirmed by the Senate. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump is facing growing questions about whether he secretly recorded his conversations with Comey. Garcia, a former prosecutor at associate judge on New York's highest court; former Texas attorney general and GOP Sen. The No. 2 Republican leader in the Senate, Cornyn is one of at least six people slated to interview for the position.

Author: 0 Jindal's visit was not discussed between PM, COAS: Marriyum

Jindal went to Pakistan to reduce tension between the two neighbouring countries, Geo News quoted a BBC Urdu report, as saying. The BBC Urdu citing senior military officials also said that Nawaz-Jindal meeting had taken place as part of backchannel diplomacy between Pakistan and India as since Sajjan Jindal enjoyed close relationship with both Nawaz Sharif and Narendra Modi, he was trying to defuse the tension between the two nuclear powers.

Author: 0 Melissa McCarthy Spotted As Spicer In NYC

Fans are expecting her to revive her beloved impersonation of Spicer. As Reliable Sources host Brian Stelter tweeted early Friday morning, McCarthy was indeed filming scenes for the sketch comedy show directly outside of CNN's NY headquarters.

Medical Mother's Day gifts don't have to be expensive
Author: 0 Mother's Day gifts don't have to be expensive

She protected me, pushed me to do better throughout life , laughed with me and nurtured my present, future and past, she is my mother . I was fortunate to have one of the best moms that has ever mom'd. She'll appreciate that, too. Somebody said the hardest part of being a mother is labor and delivery... She died at age 84 - blind, penniless, bitter and angry with those who didn't act according to her wishes.

Author: 0 EBOLA: FG says no cause for alarm, intensifies awareness

A total of nine cases, including three deaths so far, are being investigated. Dr Yokouidé Allarangar, WHO representative for the Democratic Republic of the Congo said, "The first teams of epidemiologists, biologists, and experts in the areas of social mobilization, risk communication and community engagement, and also personnel specializing in water, hygiene and sanitation, are scheduled to reach the affected area today or tomorrow via Kisangani".

Author: 0 First Ebola outbreak since 2014 kills three people

The virus can be spread to others through direct contact with blood or body fluids from a person who is sick with or has died from Ebola or when touching objects smeared with blood or body fluds of a sick person. Seth Berkley, Gavi CEO, said in a statement. "Our country is full of people well-trained in this matter and our health professionals also helped contain similar epidemics in other countries", the health ministry said in its statement, adding that a response team would arrive in ...

Medical Sorry, but your mom doesn't want breakfast in bed for Mother's Day
Author: 0 Sorry, but your mom doesn't want breakfast in bed for Mother's Day

No one can ever take the place of our mothers . In celebration for all that you have done, and all that you mean in our lives, here's our musical playlist to rock out on this weekend in celebration of mom. Please take time to call them , drop by and give a hug. If time escapes us on other days of the year, Sunday is the day to express appreciation to Mom.

Medical Liverpool are inching closer to a Gremio rising star
Author: 0 Liverpool are inching closer to a Gremio rising star

Luan , 24, was part of the triumphant Brazil team that took home gold at the Rio Olympics a year ago, scoring in the 2-0 quarter-final victory against Colombia. The report adds Klopp sees the Brazil worldwide as the flawless man to fit into his fluid attacking style of football as he looks to bolster his ranks ahead of a potential return to the Champions League next season.

Medical UN seeks further $900 million for Somalia crisis response
Author: 0 UN seeks further $900 million for Somalia crisis response

The President was a key speaker at the conference co-chaired by the British prime Minister Theresa May , UN Secretary General Ant'onio Guterres and Somalia President Mohamed Abdulahi Mohamed. Besides temporarily loosening some restrictions in 2013, the worldwide community has steadfastly refused to remove the arms embargo, as Somalia has battled to establish a stable government and retake control of territories governed by Al-Shabab, which has a presence in much of rural southern ...

Medical CIA creates dedicated mission center for North Korea
Author: 0 CIA creates dedicated mission center for North Korea

The Central Intelligence Agency has created what it is calling a "Korea Mission Center", reflecting growing concern over the nuclear and missile threat from North Korea. The detentions came amid tensions on the Korean peninsula over North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons in response to what it says is a threat of a US -instigated war.

Author: 0 UN agency announces 2 more suspected Ebola cases in Congo

An Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo last month has left three people dead and several others sickened, the World Health Organization announced on Friday. A Canadian-developed vaccine is being considered as a potential response to a new outbreak of Ebola in a remote corner of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Author: 0 Statement on Ebola in DRC

There have been nine cases of suspected Ebola since April 22, including three deaths in Likati, for a case-fatality rate of 33%. Nigerians were urged not to panic as the Nigeria Center for Disease Control is on ground and equipped to secure the health of citizens.

Medical ELECTION: 43 Liberals to rule as minority vs NDP's 41, three Greens
Author: 0 ELECTION: 43 Liberals to rule as minority vs NDP's 41, three Greens

We saw that in our polling where Green and NDP supporters were excited about their party's outlook and the Liberal supporters didn't share the same level of enthusiasm for their party. Liberal Leader and incumbent premier Christy Clark says she intends to lead the next government, adding the result presented an opportunity to open up a new dialogue "about how we do things, what we should do, how we want to shape the future of our province".

Medical Ebola-Zaire confirmed in DRC outbreak that killed 3
Author: 0 Ebola-Zaire confirmed in DRC outbreak that killed 3

It coincided with, but was unrelated to, the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, which lasted from 2014 to 2016, and hit especially hard Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea. Supplies of the vaccine , first tested during the widespread West African outbreak, have been stockpiled by Gavi, a public-private partnership that makes vaccines available to lower-income countries.

Author: 0 Joe Schmidt, Gregor Townsend and Jamie Joseph react to Pool A draw

The Springboks have beaten the All Blacks twice at the World Cup (1995 final and 1999 bronze medal place) and pushed the world champions in an intense clash in the semifinal stage in 2015. Speaking about England's Pool C opponent, Jones added: " France have really improved over the past two years and are certainly a unsafe team".

Author: 0 Turkey among countries hit in cyberattack

Some universities in Italy are also reported to be crippled by the ransomware attack, which is now unfolding in Czech Republic, Russia, Japan, Taiwan, Ukraine and many other countries. Friday's wave of cyberattacks, which affected dozens of countries, apparently exploited a flaw exposed in documents leaked from the US National Security Agency.

Medical Lighting the way to improve mental health
Author: 0 Lighting the way to improve mental health

Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, social and physical well-being and has a biopsychosocial impact - It affects how we think, feel and act as we cope with life. Sometimes the answer is clear, but often the distinction between mental health and mental illness isn't so obvious. There are many causes of mental disorders.

Medical Thank you, NYC: Jeter toasts city ahead of jersey retirement
Author: 0 Thank you, NYC: Jeter toasts city ahead of jersey retirement

Jeter wrote an essay published May 11, 2017, on his Players' Tribune site thanking the city before his No. 2 jersey is permanently retired by the team on May 14. And that's what I tried to do. The presentation includes a video of Jeter and various New Yorkers reciting the essay. Everyone comes to this city with dreams of being No.

Author: 0 US rig count rises 8 this week to 885; Texas up 8

The oil-rig count has climbed every week so far this year, except for one. It was a volatile week for oil prices as domestic storage declined and speculation grew that the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries later this month will vote to extend production cuts.

Medical Odisha ministers resign, 11 to be sworn in
Author: 0 Odisha ministers resign, 11 to be sworn in

Among the new faces, S N Patro, Niranjan Pujari, Pratap Jena, Maheswar Mohanty, Sashi Bhusan Behera and Prafulla Samal are cabinet ministers while Nrushingha Sahu, Anant Das, Chandra Sarathi Behera and Sushant Singh are MoS. Leader of Opposition in Odisha and Congress stalwart Narasingha Mishra today alleged that the protocol was "deliberately violated" during the swearing-in of ministers today when he had to sit in the fourth row.

Author: 0 Poll Shows Trump's Approval Rating Fall After Health Care Vote

I guess this is some version of "America First", especially if you realize that the America that is being referred to is only that of the economic elite with the rest of us footing the bill. Capito said 180,000 West Virginians get insurance through expanded Medicaid. Manchin also expressed concern about the thousands of people who would lose access to coverage for substance use disorder and opiate use disorder.

Medical Facebook's planned TV shows are coming real soon
Author: 0 Facebook's planned TV shows are coming real soon

Facebook is reportedly jumping on the premium video content bandwagon some time this June, according to some inside sources. It is believed that a virtual reality dating show from Conde Nast Entertainment is among the shows that Facebook has greenlit.

Author: 0 NHS Cyber attack: Northumbria and York Trusts face weekend without computer systems

In the US, the Computer Emergency Readiness Team, or CERT, says it has "received multiple reports of ransomware infections in several countries around the world". But @MalwareTechBlog warned that the "crisis isn't over" as those behind it "can always change the code and try again". "It's unequivocally scary", said John Dickson of the Denim Group, a USA security consultancy.

Medical Woman gang raped, body mutilated in Haryana's Rohtak
Author: 0 Woman gang raped, body mutilated in Haryana's Rohtak

Malik said the woman was first raped and the suspects then hit her with a brick and smashed her face against a stone, adding that the victim sustained grievous head injuries. Noteworthy, the forensic team has also found some drugs in viscera samples. The woman in Rohtak was on her way to work when she was allegedly abducted by the seven men.

Medical Cloud Eggs: What they are and how to make them
Author: 0 Cloud Eggs: What they are and how to make them

This is social media at its soft peak: the humble egg, transformed into a posing signifier of your mastery of a carb-lite, gluten-free, Paleo lifestyle. The whites are then baked in the oven (eh?) for five minutes, before the yolk is put back on top of it, and it's shoved back in the oven until it's cooked.

Medical Singaporean man nabbed in Brisbane for attempted murder of woman
Author: 0 Singaporean man nabbed in Brisbane for attempted murder of woman

He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt along with red and black boxer shorts with no footwear. Police said he left his possessions, including his passport and wallet, at the home and left on-foot. "Our investigations lead me to believe he has been here before, but we are not aware of any friends, associates or relatives other than the victim that he knows in Brisbane", he said.

Medical American Cancer Society holds 8th annual Bark for Life
Author: 0 American Cancer Society holds 8th annual Bark for Life

The survivor tent opens at 2:30 p.m. where survivors and their caregivers will be given T-shirts and wristbands for entry to the Survivor Celebration at 4:30 p.m. Witnessing and taking part in this incredible gathering is a genuinely uplifting experience. "It was the first Relay for Life put on by all high school students".

Medical Wegmans ties for first place as America's favorite grocery store
Author: 0 Wegmans ties for first place as America's favorite grocery store

After dethroning four-time reigning favorite grocery store champion Trader Joe's, Wegmans has successfully defended its crown. 2017 is the second consecutive year that Wegmans has held the top spot. In the Market Force survey Wegmans ranked highest for its specialty department service, and a close second for item availability. ALDI did, however, win the category for best value for money, finishing ahead of WinCo Foods and Costco.

Author: 0 China Presses South Korea On Thaad Missile System

Tension has been high for months on the Korean peninsula over North Korea's nuclear and missile development and fears it will conduct a sixth nuclear test or test another ballistic missile in defiance of UN Security Council resolutions. "If it is necessary, I will fly immediately to Washington and also visit Beijing and Tokyo", he said. President Moon said "South Korea wants to pursue the goal to denuclearize the Korean peninsula together with China, including resuming the six-party talks ...

Medical Supreme Court rules liquor baron Vijay Mallya guilty of contempt of court
Author: 0 Supreme Court rules liquor baron Vijay Mallya guilty of contempt of court

Ahead of it, a joint investigative team of the Central Bureau of Investigation and the Enforcement Department had visited London to brief the state prosecutor, known as the Crown's counsel, who will be arguing India's case. There was a specific order of the High Court that Mallya will not transfer or alienate any movable and immovable assets to any person, he had said.

Medical Attention nurses! Grab a free Cinnabon during National Nurse Week
Author: 0 Attention nurses! Grab a free Cinnabon during National Nurse Week

For more information or to find a Cinnabon near you, visit the Cinnabon website . "It's an opportunity each year for not just organizations, but for society as a whole to highlight the importance of nursing", says Maureen Swick, CEO of the American Organization of Nurse Executives and senior vice president and chief nursing officer for the American Hospital Association.

Medical Common painkillers linked to increased risk of heart attack, study says
Author: 0 Common painkillers linked to increased risk of heart attack, study says

Analysing data from 446,763 people in Canada and Europe, 61,460 of whom had a heart attack , researchers found that the greatest increase in risk of heart attack occurred in the first month of taking high doses of NSAIDs. As with previous studies , the most vulnerable people are those with pre-existing heart conditions as well as smokers and those suffering from obesity.

Author: 0 Dozens of countries hit by huge cyberextortion attack

A prominent computer security expert, Chris Wysopa, who is cofounder of the application security company Veracode, in Burlington, Massachusetts, said in a tweet that the WanaCrypt0r ransomware epidemic may be an indicator of how powerful some NSA hacking tools are.

Author: 0 Euro, shares rally on relief as Macron wins French presidency

Outgoing Socialist President Francois Hollande is due to formally hand over power to Macron on Sunday. "The second act in the redrawing of our political life will be the building of a parliamentary majority in the elections in June", secretary general of the movement, Richard Ferrand, told reporters on Monday.

Medical Hepatitis C nearly triples in US in 5 years
Author: 0 Hepatitis C nearly triples in US in 5 years

Most infections resulted from injection drug use , officials said , underscoring calls by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for needle exchanges as a way to thwart drug addicts from spreading disease. The best way to prevent hepatitis C is by avoiding behaviors that can spread the disease, especially injecting drugs, according to the CDC. Examining annual trends beginning in 2011, reported cases of acute HCV infection increased 44.3% from 2011 to 2012 (1,232 and 1,778 ...

Author: 0 "Ransomware" cyberattack cripples hospitals across England

Reports from hospitals and GP surgeries are piling up, with a lot of activity on Twitter suggesting the ransomware is spreading throughout the entire IT network of NHS England. And we are not aware of any evidence that patient data has been compromised. Spain's Telefonica was among the companies hit. "We will continue to work with affected organisations to confirm this".

Medical Pak may not accept ICJ's jurisdiction in Jadhav's case
Author: 0 Pak may not accept ICJ's jurisdiction in Jadhav's case

Despite the fact that on March 29 Pakistan had informed the International Court of Justice (ICJ) that it was withdrawing the jurisdiction of the court from all issues related to its domestic and national security, why did the court entertain a plea from India over the Kulbhushan Jadhav case? "From inviting the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) to Pathankot (in Punjab) to going for a wedding in the Nawaz Sharif family to the ICJ now, Modi's Pakistan policy is marked only by its absence", ...

Author: 0 NHS hospitals hacked: Operations cancelled after cyberattack

Non-emergency procedures have been suspended and ambulances are being diverted as part of what is now believed to be a co-ordinated attack targeting dozens of countries. A Welsh Government spokesperson said: "We have had no reported cyber incidents affecting NHS Wales but are monitoring the situation closely". In a statement released by NHS Digital, an "arms-length body" of England's health department, it is not yet clear that patients' data has been accessed, adding that the institution is ...

Author: 0 Sister says Arkansas slaying suspect battled mental illness

James Arthur Bowden, 42, surrendered Thursday after a five-hour standoff at a house near Dardanelle where 61-year-old Rita Miller and 17-year-old Ciera Miller were found dead, the state police said. Thursday and had made a traffic stop at Hwy. He says Bowden released a woman who was apparently being held hostage before he surrendered. During that traffic stop, Mainhart, 46, was fatally wounded.