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Medical Researchers urge caution when consuming artificial sweeteners
Author: 0 Researchers urge caution when consuming artificial sweeteners

These included seven randomized control trials spanning an average of six months and larger observational studies completed over an average of 10 years. "I think we are at a place where we can say that they don't help". According to Azad, over 40 per cent of adult Americans consumed no-cal sweeteners on a daily basis, and studies that measured the sweeteners in blood and urine showed that many people who reported not using artificial sweeteners were unknowingly consuming them.

Medical Scientists Reverse Brain Damage In Toddler After Drowning Accident
Author: 0 Scientists Reverse Brain Damage In Toddler After Drowning Accident

Eden was discharged after 48-hours in intensive care, but her brain injuries led the specialist Harch to recommend oxygen treatments - including hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) at his centre in New Orleans. The patient became more alert, awake and stopped squirming. Doctors said that the oxygen treatments, which helped with the dramatic reversal of Carlson's severe brain damage , encourage the brain cells to survive and reduce swelling.

Medical Coffee recalled for Viagra-like ingredient
Author: 0 Coffee recalled for Viagra-like ingredient

The coffee is marketed as a male enhancement drink, but the FDA says the combo of sildenafil with other prescription drugs could be risky for those with high blood pressure, high cholesterol or heart disease. Affected products were distributed nationwide between July 2014 and June 2016. No illnesses have been reported , but the FDA says the undisclosed products may poorly interact with other prescription drugs.

Medical Asia Stocks Hit 9-1/2-Year High, Markets Await BOJ, ECB Meetings
Author: 0 Asia Stocks Hit 9-1/2-Year High, Markets Await BOJ, ECB Meetings

Thursday for clues about the outlook for its monetary stimulus. Canon is up 0.3 percent, Panasonic is adding 0.5 percent and Sony is higher by nearly 1 percent, while Toshiba is losing nearly 2 percent. Japan's Ministry of Finance data showed on Thursday that the country's exports gained 9.7 percent annually in June surpassing analysts' forecast of 9.5 percent.

Medical On the fightback against Aids
Author: 0 On the fightback against Aids

The agency has set a series of goals known as the 90-90-90 targets. Seven countries have hit the 90-90-90 target, and 11 others are close. That's 19.5 million treated of the infected 36.7 million, and according to the UN's projection, 30 million should be on treatment by 2020.

Medical BJP in Kerala rocked after bribe allegations against its leaders
Author: 0 BJP in Kerala rocked after bribe allegations against its leaders

The order for a detailed investigation was issued by the Vigilance Director over a complaint filed by Thiruvananthapuram Corporation Councillor Sukarno. The committee observed that the "corruption charges were very serious in nature" and can not be allowed under the party regime at the Centre. BJP president Amit Shah directed his state counterpart Kummanam Rajasekharan to probe the shady dealings several months ago.

Medical Two missing Burundi teens reportedly seen crossing into Canada
Author: 0 Two missing Burundi teens reportedly seen crossing into Canada

Six teenage members of the Burundi robotics team were reported missing after competing in an worldwide competition this week in Washington. The whereabouts of their fellow team members remains unknown and the search for all the teens remains ongoing, but Metropolitan Police spokesperson Aquita Brown stressed that police have no indication of foul play in their disappearance.

Medical Chipotle Norovirus Returns? Today's Stock Price After Restaurant Closes From Illness
Author: 0 Chipotle Norovirus Returns? Today's Stock Price After Restaurant Closes From Illness

Chipotle executive director of food safety, Jim Marsden, notes , "We are working with health authorities to understand what the cause may be and to resolve the situation as quickly as possible". The reported symptoms are consistent with norovirus , said Marsden. Boston health officials linked a norovirus outbreak that sickened more than 120 college students in 2015 to the restaurant and, in the same year, about 207 people in Simi Valley, California, also fell ill .

Medical IndiGo, Air India, SpiceJet lift flying ban on TDP MP Diwakar
Author: 0 IndiGo, Air India, SpiceJet lift flying ban on TDP MP Diwakar

The TDP lawmaker had allegedly created a ruckus at the Visakhapatnam airport on June 15 after he was not allowed boarding by IndiGo for being late. Read Also: SpiceJet , TrueJet refuse to fly MP Diwakar ReddyImmediately after the incident, IndiGo issued a statement imposing ban on Reddy from travelling in its domestic flights.

Medical Kannada actress Sanjjanna Galrani's nude video from 'Dandupalya 2' leaked online
Author: 0 Kannada actress Sanjjanna Galrani's nude video from 'Dandupalya 2' leaked online

The controversial scene, according to International Business Times , later was deleted from the film following objections raised by the regional censor board . Sanjjanaa said the way the scene was shot was bold and justified from a story perspective, but how it turned out was something else. Dandupalya 2 has been plagued by controversies in the past too.

Medical While Aussie stocks tread water, emerging markets in Asia are booming
Author: 0 While Aussie stocks tread water, emerging markets in Asia are booming

Sensex hit a high of 31,978.89, before settling at 31,955.35, a gain of 244.36 points, or 0.77 per cent on Wednesday, while the 50-share NSE Nifty stayed in the positive zone and regained 9,900-mark to hit a high of 9,905.05. On the currency front, the rupee strengthened by nine paise to 64.29 to a U.S. dollar from its previous close at 64.38. Also, positive cues from other Asian markets on fresh record closing in the United States market owing to strong earnings and higher oil prices ...

Medical With Chief Hall's hiring, minority women lead Dallas County's law enforcement
Author: 0 With Chief Hall's hiring, minority women lead Dallas County's law enforcement

Faith Johnson, who leads the Dallas County District Attorney's Office, called Hall's appointment "exciting". Hall was previously deputy chief of the Detroit Police Department, where she directed the city's Neighborhood Policing Bureau. She graduated from the FBI National Academy and completed the Police Executive Leadership Institute. "What I've learned from being in the city of Detroit, as you know the city of Detroit went through bankruptcy, we went through pension reform, pay cuts for the ...

Medical USA regulators approves Gilead's Vosevi combo pill for hepatitis C re-treatment
Author: 0 USA regulators approves Gilead's Vosevi combo pill for hepatitis C re-treatment

On Tuesday shares of Gliead Sciences Inc rose by 0.76% to close the day at $71.69. "The evolution of Gilead's portfolio of HCV single-tablet regimens has been driven by our commitment to address previously unmet needs and put the possibility of cure within reach for as many HCV patient populations as possible", John Milligan , Gilead's president and chief executive officer, said in a statement.

Medical British Open 2017: Rory McIlroy picks Rory McIlroy as Birkdale's best bet
Author: 0 British Open 2017: Rory McIlroy picks Rory McIlroy as Birkdale's best bet

The Dallas, Texas, product comes into this week playing the best golf of those near the top of the world ranking - he's now third - having won recently at the Travelers Championship . Maybe the biggest rising star on the PGA Tour is Rahm. The 22-year-old Spaniard is now ranked fifth in the Official World Golf Rankings, and he is a threat to win any tournament he enters.

Medical Noteworthy Stock to Watch for: Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)
Author: 0 Noteworthy Stock to Watch for: Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of GS. (The) by 11.5% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 24,569,536 shares of the investment management company's stock worth $5,644,114,000 after buying an additional 23,847,154 shares in the last quarter.

Medical Davey O'Brien Award watch list 2017: 5 favorites to win
Author: 0 Davey O'Brien Award watch list 2017: 5 favorites to win

Hurts is one of 30 players from around the country named to the preseason list and one of an FBS-best six Southeastern Conference quarterbacks selected. Bentley threw for 1,420 yards and nine touchdowns in his freshman year, and only played half the season. The 41st Annual Davey O'Brien Awards Dinner will be held Monday, Feb.

Medical 'Didn't know BJP got mandate to massacre minorities, Dalits'
Author: 0 'Didn't know BJP got mandate to massacre minorities, Dalits'

The prime issue for Mayawati is the loss of Muslim, OBC and a section of upper castes grouping which supported her in 2007 - a somewhat similar situation faced by RJD and JDU in 2015 Assembly elections. He said that Mayawati should apologize. "No community is safe in UP, but the condition of the Dalits is worse", she added. "Her strategy will fail to pay political dividend as people know that law and order is a state issue".

Medical Laptop ban on Saudi flights to U.S. is lifted
Author: 0 Laptop ban on Saudi flights to U.S. is lifted

Saudi Arabia's flagship carrier was the last airline to face in-cabin electronics restrictions. The kingdom's civil aviation authorities informed Saudia that the ban had been lifted after a USA team inspected security measures at airports in Riyadh and Jeddah , the airline's spokesman Abdulrahman al-Taieb said.

Medical State pension age increase to 68 brought forward by seven years
Author: 0 State pension age increase to 68 brought forward by seven years

Labour said it opposed the government's plans, and stood by its manifesto pledge to keep the SPA as it is. In a statement in the House of Common, the secretary of state for work and pensions, David Gauke MP, said a balance had to be found between funding the state pension and being fair on future generations of taxpayers.

Medical Wednesday is National Hot Dog Day
Author: 0 Wednesday is National Hot Dog Day

Pilot Flying J plazas: The travel plazas will be giving away one free hot dog or roller grill item from July 19-26. Hot Dog on a Stick: Each customer can get an original turkey dog for free on Wednesday. This is however, at selected locations only. Philly Pretzel Factory: Pretzel's signature hot dogs are priced at just $1 a piece on Wednesday. 7-Eleven: You can get a Big Bite Quarter Pound dog for $1 on Sunday.

Medical Google App Update Brings Improved Machine Learning And More
Author: 0 Google App Update Brings Improved Machine Learning And More

The main focus and core functionality are largely unchanged, but it's now a lot easier to fine-tune exactly what pops up in your personal, unique feed. It will include sports highlights, news, YouTube trending videos and stories to read. A more crude variant of the so-called " Google Feed " debuted past year with weather, news, and sports info, but the new entrant is turning the dial to 11 by introducing a way more personal feed that will only cater to your interests.

Author: 0 Trump and Putin held a secret second meeting at G-20

White House officials said Trump also talked to German Chancellor Angela Merkel after the dinner, and they believe he also interacted with French President Emmanuel Macron and other leaders. UPDATE, 8:10 p.m.: The White House issued a statement disputing reports that Trump and Putin's conversation lasted for an hour. Putin was seated next to first lady Melania Trump during the dinner, with a translator between them.

Medical Parents release new picture they say proves Charlie Gard isn't blind
Author: 0 Parents release new picture they say proves Charlie Gard isn't blind

The American doctor specializes in rare genetic diseases, and will discuss the child's condition with doctors and the United Kingdom high court. Justice Francis, presiding over Gard's new trial, subsequently invited Hirano to the U.K.to examine Gard as part of an worldwide team of medical experts.

Medical United Kingdom surgeon finds 27 contact lenses in woman's eye
Author: 0 United Kingdom surgeon finds 27 contact lenses in woman's eye

The woman had no signs of infection and very limited pain that she associated with old age. Morjaria said the patient was actually quite calm during the whole ordeal. Had it floated to the back of her eye and she just assumed it fell out? Morjari said that the patient also had deep set eyes . She didn't know they were there.

Medical British Open Betting Preview: Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth Odds, Analysis
Author: 0 British Open Betting Preview: Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth Odds, Analysis

Johnson was listed as +750 chalk for the U.S. Open and missed the cut. To make matters worse, McIlroy recently said that he's working to correct his swing after he formed a couple of bad habits while playing in the wind. This will be Garcia's 21st Open Championship , and it has always been a goal of his to win a Claret Jug (the trophy awarded to the Open Championship winner).

Medical Miami Is The Fifth Most-Stressed City
Author: 0 Miami Is The Fifth Most-Stressed City

In each category Detroit scored in the top 17 across the country, coming in at 1st in financial stress, 2nd in health and safety, 12th in family stress and 17th in work stress. On the other end of the spectrum, the least-stressed cities are Fremont, California; Plano, Texas; Overland Park, Kansas; Scottsdale, Arizona and Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Author: 0 Worth Observing Stock: Rlj Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ)

Alpha Windward Limited Liability Corp holds 0.01% in RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) or 354 shares. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 395,035 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $9,288,000 after buying an additional 91,303 shares in the last quarter.

Medical TJ Miller Promises Deadpool 2 Isn't a Hangover 2-Style Sequel
Author: 0 TJ Miller Promises Deadpool 2 Isn't a Hangover 2-Style Sequel

RYAN Reynolds became a real life superhero for one terminally ill fan after Facetiming the five-year-old for a chat. Stephanie told her local paper The Plymouth Herald that Ryan initially phoned Daniel, but when the child realized his idol was on the other end of the line, he asked to FaceTime him.

Medical Baby dies of viral meningitis after deadly kiss
Author: 0 Baby dies of viral meningitis after deadly kiss

A week after Shane and Nicole Sifrit gave birth to their daughter Mariana, she stopped eating and became unresponsive. Prior to their baby's passing, Nicole warned other parents of the dangers of letting anyone near their newborns. Mariana was flown to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics on Monday where the child died on Tuesday. She was airlifted to another hospital where her condition got worse.

Medical PM Modi Meets Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop
Author: 0 PM Modi Meets Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop

She said Australia saw India as an incredibly important power, and wanted to work closely in defence because both countries share the same interest in maritime security, particularly in the Indo-Pacific region. "We are hoping to offer to India the kind of market access that we offer to Japan and China", Bishop said. Minister Bishop will meet President Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake and other ministers to discuss ...

Medical Lowcountry weather: Scattered storms today, heavy rain to kick off the week
Author: 0 Lowcountry weather: Scattered storms today, heavy rain to kick off the week

Chance of precipitation is 70%. Up to a quarter of an inch of total rainfall is possible, but more could fall in thunderstorms. Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5 p.m. North northwest wind 5 to 9 miles per hour becoming calm in the evening. Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87. In fact, we actually have a daily chance for showers and thunderstorms throughout the upcoming week.

Medical Google Glass is back from the dead but only for enterprise
Author: 0 Google Glass is back from the dead but only for enterprise

In 2012, Google unveiled the first version of Google Glass , garnering widespread attention, but it soon fizzled as a consumer product because of privacy concerns and its unattractive aesthetics. There are a wide range of applications for this sort of thing. For example, GE mechanics now use Glass running software from our partner Upskill which shows them instructions with videos, animations and images leading to efficiency improvements of 8-12%.

Medical Ryan Phillippe Hospitalized, Shares Photo of His Injury
Author: 0 Ryan Phillippe Hospitalized, Shares Photo of His Injury

During a November 2016 interview with The New York Times , Ryan opened up about taking on the role of marksman Bob Lee Swagger for the USA Network action series. In another pic, the dad-of-three - who shares daughter Ava, 17, and son Deacon, 13, with ex-wife Reese Witherspoon , and daughter Kai, 6, with ex Alexis Knapp - holds his hand to his forehead with his eyes tightly shut.

Medical Now, nine-judge SC bench to hear Aadhaar petitions on Thursday
Author: 0 Now, nine-judge SC bench to hear Aadhaar petitions on Thursday

Among these challenges are-making Aadhaar mandatory for social welfare benefits, infringement of right to privacy, making Aadhaar mandatory for filing income tax returns (ITRs) as well as for obtaining and retaining PAN. Chief justice Khehar consequently pointed out that this "limited point" could be referred to a nine-judge bench, which would be convened on Wednesday.

Medical Spanish football federation head arrested, headquarters raided in anti-graft probe
Author: 0 Spanish football federation head arrested, headquarters raided in anti-graft probe

Police have also reportedly raided offices at the RFEF headquarters in Madrid's Las Rozas district. Villar has presided over the most glorious period in the Spanish national team's history yet despite his longevity, the canny and seemingly untouchable lawyer's time in charge domestically and as a long-standing senior Federation Internationale de Football Association and UEFA voice has been dogged by controversy.

Medical Chick-fil-A Rolls Out New $29.99 Family Meals
Author: 0 Chick-fil-A Rolls Out New $29.99 Family Meals

Plates, utensils and condiments are included in the meal price. There is also a lighter Grilled Chicken Breasts, Side Salad, and Fruit Cup with two Mini Rolls option, which comes in at less than 300 calories per serving. Additionally, Chick-fil-A is testing Bacon Baked Beans and Mac & Cheese in the three cities. Thirty-six percent of Chick-fil-A dinner customers take their meal to go from restaurants to eat at home.

Medical Priyanka Chopra on vacation mode, rings in birthday with family - See PICS
Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra on vacation mode, rings in birthday with family - See PICS

Priyanka Chopra just shared a couple of pictures on Instagram, where she can be seen having an incredible time with her mom Madhu Chopra and sibling Siddharth. Priyanka Chopra comes back to India from NY on July 13. PeeCee and her mother posed for paparazzi. (L-r): Priyanka Chopra at a promotional event of her Marathi production "Kay Re Rascalaa" in Mumbai, July 14.

Medical GST Council may go for more rate revisions
Author: 0 GST Council may go for more rate revisions

Telecom services are being charged at a rate of 18 per cent GST, whereas earlier they attracted a service tax and cess of 15 per cent. The cess rate varied from INR 2,126 to INR 4,170 for cigarettes of different lengths. The meeting of the Council was originally slated to happen on August 5. "This figure is nearly multiplying everyday. We estimate a hit of Rs35-36 billion to ITC's profits on an annualised basis-akin to the worst-case scenario feared by us prior to the government firming up ...

Medical UAE diplomat warns of 'long estrangement' in Qatar crisis
Author: 0 UAE diplomat warns of 'long estrangement' in Qatar crisis

Qatar said the report " unequivocally proves that this hacking crime took place ". USA intelligence recently obtained information confirming that UAE government officials orchestrated a plan to post false quotes attributed to Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani, on Qatari websites, the Washington Post reported Sunday.

Medical Study Finds Phthalates in Mac & Cheese Products
Author: 0 Study Finds Phthalates in Mac & Cheese Products

Nearly every person, especially kids and college students, can attest that they've lived on mac and cheese at various times in their life. "Serving up one of America's favourite comfort foods shouldn't mean exposing your children and family to harmful chemicals", said Mike Belliveau , executive director, Environmental Health Strategy Centre, a coalition member.

Medical Suspected LeT terrorist held in Mumbai
Author: 0 Suspected LeT terrorist held in Mumbai

He was passing instructions and funds to Aftab, an agent of Pakistan's spy agency the ISI while holed up in United Arab Emirates (UAE). A State ATS officer said. Khan is now being interrogated and will soon be handed over to the U.P. ATS for further interrrogation. According to the official, Salim, who left India in 2007, had played an important role in facilitating the "suicide" attack on a CRPF camp in Rampur, Uttar Pradesh, on January 1, 2008.

Medical Miami Football Picked to Win ACC Coastal
Author: 0 Miami Football Picked to Win ACC Coastal

After back-to-back ACC championships and back-to-back appearances in the national title game, Clemson has proven it is the class of the ACC and has a mental edge over the rest of the conference. Miami linebacker Shaquille Quarterman , Miami wide receiver Ahmmon Richards and Duke quarterback Daniel Jones each received one vote. Louisville's Jackson led the preseason ACC Player of the Year balloting with 113 votes, while Florida State's Deondre Francois was listed on 23 ballots and ...

Medical UAE FM warns Qatar is 'undermining' GCC allies
Author: 0 UAE FM warns Qatar is 'undermining' GCC allies

The article said officials became aware last week that newly analyzed information gathered by USA intelligence agencies suggested that senior members of the UAE government discussed the plan and its implementation. "What is true is Qatar's behavior". Funding, supporting, and enabling extremists from the Taliban to Hamas & Qadafi. Though Qatar immediately took down the quotes and insisted they were the result of a hack, the comments nevertheless incensed the country's neighbors and ended up ...

Medical GOP healthcare bill is one opponent away from demise
Author: 0 GOP healthcare bill is one opponent away from demise

Senate considers the Better Care Reconciliation Act, we are writing to urge you to strike the "Consumer Freedom Option" from the bill", the letter reads. Ms Collins is one of two Republican senators who have already said that they would not even vote to open debate on the latest version of the bill released on Thursday, meaning one more defection from the Republican ranks could kill it.

Medical Should Arsenal sell Jack Wilshere for just £9 million?
Author: 0 Should Arsenal sell Jack Wilshere for just £9 million?

Arsenal are on the verge of selling often injured midfielder Jack Wilshere and Italian side Sampdoria could be his destination. However, Wenger - who signed a new two-year deal at the end of last season - reckons the England global will remain at the Emirates Stadium.

Medical British baby Charlie Gard to be evaluated by USA doctor
Author: 0 British baby Charlie Gard to be evaluated by USA doctor

The case has gained global attention after interventions by President Donald Trump and Pope Francis, who have both voiced support for Charlie. They have been fighting to take him to the United States for treatment. Charlie's parents, who are in their 30s and come from Bedfont, west London, have already lost battles in the High Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court in London.

Medical Divorce and losing a parent 'raise the risk of dementia'
Author: 0 Divorce and losing a parent 'raise the risk of dementia'

The researchers said that each stressful experience was equivalent to approximately four years of cognitive aging in African Americans, compared with one-and-a-half years for whites. This is the first study to look at racial disparity in the risk of incident dementia among this older population. "People with dementia who are living in [nursing] homes are among the most vulnerable in our society", said study leader Clive Ballard.