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Medical NHS chiefs order hospitals to begin urgent overhaul of A&E care
Author: 0 NHS chiefs order hospitals to begin urgent overhaul of A&E care

In future paramedics should be "conveying patients to hospital only when this is clinically necessary", the letter says. It is also the worst performance since monthly reporting began in 2010. "Patients have a legal right to choose which provider they receive NHS care from, so it is vital that the government takes urgent steps to ensure they are given sufficient information to exercise this right and access care as quickly as possible".

Medical Antonio Conte and Chelsea set to agree new contract beyond 2019
Author: 0 Antonio Conte and Chelsea set to agree new contract beyond 2019

Terry, who joined Chelsea at the age of 14, has started only four Premier League games under Antonio Conte this season. The right-sided midfielder will be licking his lips at the prospect of teaming up with Eden Hazard, Diego Costa and Co as Chelsea look set to storm to their second Premier League title in three years.

Medical Free agents want to play with Mike Glennon in Chicago
Author: 0 Free agents want to play with Mike Glennon in Chicago

The Bears and New York Jets had emerged as the front-runners to sign Glennon. Eleven seasons and counting have passed since a backup with no prior experience went to another team and led it into the Super Bowl. The NFL star also expressed a particular fondness for the city because it brought him and Cavallari, 30, together. Jay Cutler surely is on the way out, and Mike Glennon's in.

Medical Exit Poll UP, Punjab, and Other Election 2017 Results
Author: 0 Exit Poll UP, Punjab, and Other Election 2017 Results

Apart from the ruling Congress and the main opposition BJP, the BSP and a number of independents and regional parties have also tried their luck in the hill state. It is the only party, apart from BJP, which is not bound by geography and is not limited by a caste or community fault lines. He, however, was hopeful of SP-Congress getting majority on their own.

Medical Taxis Block Roads to Biggest S. Africa Airport in Uber Protest
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They blocked a section of the R24 highway in both directions, near the airport. "Uber is illegal", Reuben Mzayiya, a spokesman for the metered taxi business in Gauteng province, told broadcaster 702 Talk Radio. "Today's protest only underlines why people are increasingly choosing safe, reliable alternatives like Uber". In the early hours of the morning, metered taxis blocked the R24 freeway heading east between Edenvale and Barbara Road Off ramp.

Medical 80 year old Nelson Mandela's former wife admitted in a hospital
Author: 0 80 year old Nelson Mandela's former wife admitted in a hospital

Madikizela-Mandela's spokesperson, Victor Dlamini, said she had been admitted for a routine check-up and was kept for additional observation‚ according to reports. Winnie and Nelson Mandela during happy times. "She is fine‚" Dlamini said. Winnie could be seen nearly daily visiting her former husband Nelson Mandela at the Mediclinic heart hospital in Pretoria where he was receiving treatment.

Medical Maruti Manesar plant violence: Haryana court convicts 31 workers of rioting
Author: 0 Maruti Manesar plant violence: Haryana court convicts 31 workers of rioting

During the labour violence on July 18, 2012, almost a hundred managers and supervisors sustained serious and critical injuries and had to be hospitalised. While 139 are out on bail, nine of the accused, including eight former union members, are still behind bars. The plant witnessed three strikes by the workers in 2011, who were demanding that they be given their trade union rights.

Medical Nepali man shot on border over culvert; didn't fire, says SSB
Author: 0 Nepali man shot on border over culvert; didn't fire, says SSB

Meanwhile, Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has condemned the incident of killing of a Nepali national in a firing by Indian security forces along Nepal-India border. Residents on the Nepalese side the situation became tense on Thursday after SSB personnel, accompanied by people from the Indian border town of Basahi, allegedly fired in the air.

Medical Minnesota Health Leaders Concerned About Medicaid Future Under Trump
Author: 0 Minnesota Health Leaders Concerned About Medicaid Future Under Trump

As a result, insurers will be able to charge older people premiums five times the amount charged to younger people, who get cheaper premiums and easier ability to enroll. The ACA tests family income, the local cost of health insurance, and age and smoking status to calculate financial aid. However, the GOP plan gradually phases out the expansion of Medicaid plans and favors "block grants" that states can use however they choose.

Medical Major health groups oppose changes under proposed 'Trumpcare' bill
Author: 0 Major health groups oppose changes under proposed 'Trumpcare' bill

However, Ward said he doesnt expect the plan as it now stands to survive. Tieman said those newly insured people also benefited hospitals, which have been under substantially less pressure to provide charity care. Instead of working to improve a law that has already helped 20 million Americans access quality and affordable health care, my Republican colleagues have unveiled a replacement that would reduce coverage, increase costs, and worsen outcomes.

Medical Obesity potent risk factor for kidney disease
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Today and every day, the NIDDK joins organizations around the world in promoting healthy habits to prevent obesity and its harmful consequences, including kidney disease. He suggested that the treatment of kidney failure is either hemodialysis or kidney transplant, whereas dialysis offer an excellent short time cure. However, if a patient reaches stage 5 kidney disease, it usually means that they will need a transplant.

Medical Andersen shines in Maple Leafs' triumph over Flyers
Author: 0 Andersen shines in Maple Leafs' triumph over Flyers

I still wasn't sure come warmups but felt good enough to go. You learn a respect for the game, and these guys both played a ton of games. "I think their power play is good". "It's frustrating", Flyers center Claude Giroux said. "But he's there for us and that's good to know". "We just want to make sure we take advantage of these last couple of weeks and make the most of it to get us into the playoffs".

Author: 0 Advocacy group raises objections to GOP health care plan

The legislation would preserve two of the most popular features of the 2010 health care law: letting young adults stay on their parents' health plans until age 26 and forbidding insurers to deny coverage or charge more to people with pre-existing health conditions.

Medical Planned Parenthood Says No to Trump's Offer
Author: 0 Planned Parenthood Says No to Trump's Offer

Nevertheless, Donald Trump and his Republican party will withdraw Planned Parenthood's $ 500 million in federal funding when they pass their new healthcare plan. In 2015 Planned Parenthood saw 2.5 million women compared to 3.1 million in 2006. Each of those people would need to donate $6.10 to offset Planned Parenthood's loss of federal funding in a year.

Medical Bipasha Basu accused of unprofessional behaviour by UK Fashion show organizers
Author: 0 Bipasha Basu accused of unprofessional behaviour by UK Fashion show organizers

After accusing BipashaBasu and her husband Karan Singh Grover for unprofessional behaviour, Ronita Sharma Rekhi , an official of India Pakistan London fashion show is planning to call a press conference to "expose her". Bipasha's spokesperson however continues to maintain, "The organisers didn't honour their commitment as promised, and Bipasha had to book her own hotel stay".

Medical CDC probes multistate listeria outbreak linked to contaminated cheese
Author: 0 CDC probes multistate listeria outbreak linked to contaminated cheese

The count now stands at 16 people in nine states with the most recent illness starting on February 21. Whole-genome sequencing performed on the outbreak isolates showed they are closely related. "Food and cheese wholesalers and retailers with any of the Vulto Creamery soft, wash-rind raw milk cheeses on hand should immediately remove these products from common storage coolers and quarantine these cheeses in a secured area of a cooler".

Medical Optimal nutrition is needed to prolong life with major diseases
Author: 0 Optimal nutrition is needed to prolong life with major diseases

In 2012, 45 percent of deaths from "cardiometabolic disease" - which includes heart disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes - were attributable to the foods people ate, according to the study. Americans are overeating salt, processed meats , and sugary-sweetened beverages. The lowest estimated mortality burdens were associated with low polyunsaturated fats (2.3 percent od all cardiometabolic deaths) and high unprocessed red meats (0.4 percent).

Author: 0 South Africa take slim lead after ground evacuated

New Zealand then needed 114.3 overs to achieve its small first-innings lead and, again, the effort revolved around one significant innings - Williamson's effort - which occupied 6 hours, 20 minutes. Maharaj was the most successful bowler with two wickets, while Philander claimed one. But as the New Zealand bowlers exhausted, South Africa added 90 for the loss of one wicket in the middle session and 76 without loss after tea.

Medical Brain training turns recall rookies into memory masters
Author: 0 Brain training turns recall rookies into memory masters

Afterwards, those with strategic memory training could recall 35 more words on average. Scans have revealed that while memory champions' brains are not unique regarding anatomy, they do show changes in brain connectivity. The key was strategic mnemonic training, or the use of memory devices that assist in recalling plenty of information, particularly in the form of lists.

Author: 0 Empiric Student Property PLC (ESP) Upgraded to Add at Numis Securities Ltd

It has underperformed by 46.10% the S&P500. The Company is engaged in investing in the purpose-built student accommodation in central locations in the university cities and towns in the United Kingdom. JP Morgan maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Thursday, July 28 report. On Monday, January 23 the stock rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with "Hold".

Medical Big Ten Tournament preview
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His performance - coupled with a timely 3-pointer from junior Shep Garner in overtime and a team effort to corral Nebraska's leading scorer, Tai Webster - propelled the Nittany Lions to Thursday's second round against fifth-seeded Michigan State.

Medical Study Discovers Consumption of Soy Can Reduce Risk of Mortality
Author: 0 Study Discovers Consumption of Soy Can Reduce Risk of Mortality

Zhang. A new study helps to resolve this question. Oestrogen-receptor negative (ER-negative) breast cancer is an aggressive form of postmenopausal breast cancer . Nevertheless, the new study from Tufts University provides empirical evidence that not only is it okay for women with breast cancer to consume soy but it may actually have a beneficial effect on their health and prognosis.

Medical USA doctors sound alarm on yellow fever outbreak
Author: 0 USA doctors sound alarm on yellow fever outbreak

As of March 2, the virus has killed an estimated 220 people, according to an update from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). Sylvatic, or jungle yellow fever, is spread from infected forest-dwelling mosquitoes to primates. Most infectious disease clinicians haven't ever seen a case of yellow fever, he said. Deaths from Zika are rare, but not so yellow fever. "It's a public health heads-up".

Medical Running back Jamaal Charles to visit with Seahawks
Author: 0 Running back Jamaal Charles to visit with Seahawks

Charles was placed on injured reserve November 1 with a meniscus tear in his right knee and was released by the Kansas City Chiefs as the National Football League world converged on Indianapolis for the start of the Scouting Combine. But like Charles, both struggled with injuries last season. The 30-year-old free agent has torn both his ACLs in his career. Charles is likely to come very cheap.

Medical At least 19 dead in fire at Guatemala orphanage, about 20 injured
Author: 0 At least 19 dead in fire at Guatemala orphanage, about 20 injured

Some of those who got away claimed they had been mistreated or sexually abused, while others have reported that criminal gangs are active in the home. At the entrance of the facility - whose imposing, barbed wire-topped concrete wall showed no sign of the drama inside - crying relatives crowded the entrance.

Medical China slams Dalai Lama's appearance with comic John Oliver
Author: 0 China slams Dalai Lama's appearance with comic John Oliver

The resulting conversation was endearing and educational. India on Thursday said the Dalai Lama was free to visit any place in the country and China should not attach "any political meaning" to the visits of the spiritual leader. "Then I immediately (say) I am a demon with horns", he said, sticking his fingers up on either side of his head to laugher from Oliver and his audience.

Medical Whole Foods recalls cheese for possible listeria contamination
Author: 0 Whole Foods recalls cheese for possible listeria contamination

The CDC recommends that restaurants do not serve and retailers do not sell recalled soft raw milk cheeses made by Vulto Creamery. These soft, raw milk cheeses were distributed nationwide mostly in the Norheastern and Mid-Atlantic states and in California, Chicago and Washington, D.C.

Medical UP Polls Phase 7: All roads lead to Varanasi
Author: 0 UP Polls Phase 7: All roads lead to Varanasi

Polling for the UP Assembly election final phase ended Wednesday with a record turnout of 60.03 per cent. Over 60 per cent turnout was recorded in the last phase in UP today, taking the voting percentage to almost 61 in the staggered elections for 403-member Assembly.

Medical Who has higher risk of colorectal cancer?
Author: 0 Who has higher risk of colorectal cancer?

Those who have a first-degree relative - parent, sibling or child - who has had colon or rectal cancer are most at risk for developing the disease themselves. A colonoscopy is a beneficial screening that allows a doctor to look for abnormalities, polyps, which are small growths in the colon, and other signs of colorectal cancer.

Medical Polling begins in 40 seats
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In Manipur , Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh's bastion Dhoubal district will go to polls on Wednesday. Uttar Pradesh assembly elections are the most talked elections in the country as it has a significant impact on the national politics.

Medical Exercise Encourages Cells To Make Protein And Slow Aging
Author: 0 Exercise Encourages Cells To Make Protein And Slow Aging

Dr Sreekumaran Nair said that "Based on everything we know, there's no substitute for these exercise programmes when it comes to delaying the ageing process". They found strength training aided muscle building, but the younger group that did HIIT saw a 49 percent increase in mitochondrial capacity and the older group saw a 69 percent increase.

Medical Ubisoft's Steep goes free-to-play this weekend
Author: 0 Ubisoft's Steep goes free-to-play this weekend

If you're on PC you can start a preload via Uplay right now, if you like. For more information about Steep , please visit steepgame.com, follow us on facebook.com/steepgame or twitter.com/Steep_Game. The game is available on all gaming platforms apart from the new Nintendo Switch. The game itself allows you to play extreme sports like skiing and snowboarding in an open-world, sandbox like world.

Medical Ten Percent of US Seniors Now Living With Alzheimer's
Author: 0 Ten Percent of US Seniors Now Living With Alzheimer's

There are now 5.4 million Americans who suffer from Alzheimer's. More than 15 million Americans provide unpaid care for patients. The report also found the burden of care giving falls primarily on women, who make up two-thirds of people in that role.

Medical Medicaid expansion boosts access, reduces cost for poor
Author: 0 Medicaid expansion boosts access, reduces cost for poor

Of special concern was keeping the provision that would not allow insurance companies to discriminate on the basis of a pre-existing condition. The Affordable Care Act extended health care insurance to more than 20 million Americans. Rural communities would be affected the most by the repeal of the ACA, areas that have also been hardest hit by the opioid crisis and are most dependent on expanded Medicaid coverage, Humphreys said.

Author: 0 Impact of Brokerage Rating on CVS Health Corporation (CVS)

CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 8th. RiverPoint Capital Management LLC now owns 35,725 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock valued at $3,179,000 after buying an additional 1,138 shares in the last quarter.

Medical 500 kg Egyptian woman undergoes weight-loss surgery
Author: 0 500 kg Egyptian woman undergoes weight-loss surgery

Eman, 37, weighing almost 500 kgs and billed as the heaviest woman in the world, was brought from Alexandria on February 11 for a weight-loss programme which includes surgery. After initially being denied a visa to travel to India, her doctor tweeted a plea directly to the country's foreign minister, who personally intervened.

Author: 0 Asset Planning Services Inc. LA ADV Invests $4026000 in Chevron Co. (CVX)

Goldman Sachs Group Inc upgraded shares of Chevron to a "buy" rating in a research note on Sunday, December 18th. Many Analysts provided their foresight on Revenue Estimates of Chevron Corporation where they believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $34.79 Billion for the current quarter.

Medical Some 24M adults restricted by severe arthritis — CDC
Author: 0 Some 24M adults restricted by severe arthritis — CDC

A CDC Vital Signs report found that the percentage of adults with arthritis who have activity limitations increased from 35.9% in 2002 to 42.8% in 2014. This may be due to symptom severity, though if patients are able to push through the initial challenges, regular exercise could prove beneficial in reducing symptoms and increasing their function and mobility.

Medical Kerala: Shiv Sena activists cane couples in Kochi, 9 policemen face action
Author: 0 Kerala: Shiv Sena activists cane couples in Kochi, 9 policemen face action

The Shiv Sena has previously attacked Valentine's Day celebrations in India and says that young couples "flaunting" their relationships is "totally contrary to Indian culture". Moral policing has been a rising menace in Kerala, and has resulted in people coming out in protest against it after several such instances of policing causing great trauma to the victims.

Medical Myth-Busting Facts About Kidney Disease
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This disease is hard to diagnosis since it projects very little symptoms until the it has become severe. She uses Baxter's peritoneal dialysis therapy at home every night to remove toxins from her blood now that her kidneys no longer work properly.

Medical Renault Kwid launches all-new variant in Climber
Author: 0 Renault Kwid launches all-new variant in Climber

The same features multiple design updates, both on its exterior profile as well as the interior profile. French automaker Renault introduced Kwid Climber - a variant of its popular small hatchback - in India at an introductory price of Rs 4.3 lakh (ex showroom, Delhi).

Medical Shell cuts debt with US$7.25b sale of Canada oil sands
Author: 0 Shell cuts debt with US$7.25b sale of Canada oil sands

The deals are expected to close this summer, pending regulatory approval. Both these transactions will result in a net consideration of $7.25 billion to Shell. The assets include 51,500 acres in the Northern Delaware basin of New Mexico, and current production of approximately 5,000 net barrels of oil equivalent per day.

Medical Saina sails into All England second round
Author: 0 Saina sails into All England second round

Sindhu, the sixth-seeded Olympic silver medallist, faces Danish Mette Poulsenand in the first round. The Japanese shuttler has faced her Indian opponent on six previous occasions, winning only once at the World Superseries Finals in 2015.

Medical COLLEGE TRACK AND FIELD: SIUE's Harvey adds regional honors
Author: 0 COLLEGE TRACK AND FIELD: SIUE's Harvey adds regional honors

The Goodhue, Minn. native won three indoor events at the NSIC Championships last week en route to finishing as the meet's top point producer. Brown will be the second seed in the 400-meter preliminaries, while Griffith will be 10th. Caiazzi collected the honors for the 800-meter run with her personal-best time of 2:16.34, while Fernandes did so in the 400-meters (57.13) and Lastra for the 3000-meter run (10:04.55) as well as for the DMR.

Author: 0 House Democrats Show Solidarity With 'Day Without A Woman' Strike

Mayor Bill Peduto released a statement promoting an event taking place Thursday at Chatham University's Center for Women's Entrepreneurship , aimed at increasing the amount of female business owners in Pittsburgh. "We are women and we work hard". "We're standing with our constituents today that are participating in a day without women". "I also wanted to make a statement to say that women are doing it for themselves".