Friday, 24 November 2017
Latest news
Home » Health Care

Health Care

Johnson & Johnson wins appeal in $72 million talc cancer risk verdict

perth_map

The verdict was overturned because of a recent Supreme Court ruling on where injury lawsuits can be filed. Consequently, in the Johnson & Johnson lawsuit, only 2 out of the 65 plaintiffs resided in Missouri. The $72 million awarded to Fox by jurors included $10 million in compensatory damages and $62 million in punitive damages. J&J said it is pleased with the ruling. Read More »

Jinnah university launches breast cancer awareness drive

perth_map

The event honors all survivors and their families who fought the fight against breast cancer and won. This program highlights the importance of early detection as the best protection against breast and cervical cancers. "We would encourage everyone to visit our Pink Caravan Social Media pages @ThePinkCaravan and find out where they can play a part in supporting our community programme, whether by offering a donation, purchasing a product from a participating outlet or becoming an active ... Read More »

Haryanvi Singer Harshita Dahiya Shot 6 Times, Killed In Delhi

perth_map

According to police, Harshita Dahiya was attacked at around 4 pm while she and three others were returning by a auto from a programme at Chamrara village of Panipat district. After pumping 5-6 bullets into her, the assailants escaped from the spot, sources said. They asked the other people to get down from the auto following which they fired seven shots at her. Read More »

Seoul to host 3-way talks on North Korea

perth_map

According to the White House, Trump will also meet with USA forces stationed in Japan and members of Japan's Self-Defense Forces. North Korea's deputy U.N. During his visit, Trump will emphasize his commitment to US alliances and partnerships, attend events at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. Read More »

Use CSR funds to strengthen Ayurveda system: PM

perth_map

Those nations who leave their heritage behind are destined to lose their identity". In the days under foreign rule, our hermits, science, yoga, Ayurveda , everything was mocked in a bid to reduce people's trust in them. "The idea is to popularise integrated medicine system". The PM further added that his government was focusing on integrating the public healthcare system with Ayurveda and Yoga. Read More »

Supreme Court refuses to relax firecracker ban during Diwali

perth_map

On September 12, the Supreme Court had modified its November 2016 order on the sale of fireworks, observing that a complete ban would be " an extreme step ". Clandestine sale of firecrackers continues in the capital despite the Supreme Court's ban in Delhi NCR till November 1. However, on October 9, the Court had ordered that its order of September 12 lifting the ban, would come into effect only from November 1 thereby retaining the ban for Diwali. Read More »

AFL to make call on transgender AFLW hopeful

perth_map

Footy journalist Sam McClure said the AFL based its decision on the Victorian Equal Opportunity Act , which states athletes can be discriminated against based on their sex "if strength, stamina or physique is relevant ". Mouncey said that she was " extremely disappointed " with the decision of the AFL but added that she was grateful for the "genuine way in which they approached" her situation. Read More »

UNICEF warns of funding shortfall for Rohingya refugees

perth_map

Tensions have escalated into violence in Myanmar's northern Rakhine state. "He witnessed how, in addition to the documented endemic discrimination against the Rohingya population, socio-economic challenges adversely affect all communities", said Dujarric, who explained the jump from 525,000 to 582,000 over the weekend was caused in part by "strengthened assessments" by authorities of people coming over the border. Read More »

First flu death of the year reported in Yolo County

perth_map

This is the traditional flu vaccine. For those living in Camden County who still need their flu shots, you're in luck. The fair is sponsored by the Middletown Health Department and Office of Risk Management. The vaccine is safe, effective and readily available this season. Public Health recommends receiving the vaccine by the end of October as it takes two weeks to be fully covered against the influenza with the vaccination. Read More »

Trump blames Castro regime for injuries to U.S. diplomats

perth_map

Though Trump's comments appeared to be a new allegation, it wasn't clear whether he meant Cuba was behind the attacks or merely shared the onus because it failed to keep Americans safe on its soil. Cuba has agreed to let the FBI into the country for its investigation, which is an unusual step for Havana. "Cuba has never perpetrated nor will it ever perpetrate actions of this sort", he said. Read More »

Hema Malini On Stepson Sunny Deol: 'We Share A Beautiful Relationship'

perth_map

Apart from her acting prowess, Hema Malini is also a well-known classical dancer. Dharmendra, one of the most successful actors of Bollywood, has had a roller-coaster personal life. When asked about getting PM Narendra Modi to pen the foreword for the book, an excited Mukherjee said, "Yes, It was nearly like a miracle to have Mr Modi write for us". Read More »

HTC to launch new U-series smartphone on Nov 2

The U11 was a great phone, however it doesn't sport an attractive design like a modern 2017 device, and the 3000mAh battery doesn't quite cut it to be a proper 2017 smartphone from HTC. Most smartphone manufacturers have already released their flagship devices, including the likes of Apple's iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus , Samsung's Galaxy Note8, Google's Pixel 2 and not to forget, the iPhone X . Read More »

2-year-old denied kidney transplant because father violated probation

perth_map

The reason? His father's latest arrest. Dickerson, 26, has had numerous run-ins with the law, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution . Once he was released, Dickerson was ready to donate a kidney to his son, but he returned to jail before the day of the surgery for violating his parole again for possession of a firearm or knife during the commission of attempted felonies, as reported by WGCL-TV. Read More »

Acal plc 2.7% Potential Upside Indicated by finnCap

perth_map

Therefore 78% are positive. KCOM Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 87.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 121.00. This now indicates the analyst believes there is a possible upside of 2 .7% from today's opening price of 330 GBX. About 130,704 shares traded or 1606.32% up from the average. Acal plc (LON:ACL) has 0.00% since October 16, 2016 and is. They expect $0.74 EPS, down 2.63% or $0.02 from last year's $0.76 per share. Read More »

Killed, more feared trapped in building collapse in Bengaluru

perth_map

The Hindu reported six people have died so far after a gas cylinder exploded at around 6.30 am on Monday. The deceased were identified as Maladri, 25, Pavan Kalyan, 19, Prasad, 18, Ravichandran, 46, and Kalavathi, 68, the official said. According to India Today TV channel, Ramalinga Reddy, the home secretary of India's southwestern region Karnataka where Bangaluru is located, has arrived on the scene of the accident. Read More »

Family dog emerges alive and happy from wildfire aftermath

perth_map

A family dog was found alive and well after fire destroyed the family's home in Northern California . According to Widen, her parents knew that they had lost their house but it was leaving Izzy that "devastated" them. "F-k, I had my hopes up". "Izzy's here! Izzy, Izzy, come here baby!" they can be heard calling in the video. 'She was dehydrated and very exhausted, but other than that she was ideal. Read More »

AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) - Barclays Holds Rating And Sets New Price Target

The stock increased 0.40% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $85.51. About 680,583 shares traded or 120.36% up from the average. Ternium SA (ADR) (NYSE:TX) has risen 39.67% since October 14, 2016 and is uptrending. 4,641 were accumulated by Alpha Windward Limited Liability. Connecticut-based Essex Fincl Svcs Inc has invested 0.56% in AbbVie Inc (NYSE: ABBV ). M Kraus & stated it has 0.33% in Merck & Co., Inc. Read More »

Psychedelic mushrooms may work magic on depression

perth_map

The number of participants was quite small, and it lacked a control group, which should have received a placebo. According to a new study , eating magic mushrooms could "reset" the brains of people suffering from depression. The subjects also underwent brain imaging, which measured changes in blood flow and signals transmitted between brain regions. When those Before and After scans were compared, it appeared that the psilocybin reduced blood flow in areas of the brain such as the ... Read More »

Astle, Phillips added to NZ squad for India ODIs

perth_map

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) having named nine players of the squad earlier today announced the complete 15-man squad for the One-Day International and Twenty20 International series against India that gets underway later this month. "Glenn has made an immediate effect in domestic cricket and has certainly taken his opportunity over here with NZ A, including an outstanding 140 not out". Read More »

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ACRX)

perth_map

The SI to Flex Limited Ord's float is 2.21%. The stock decreased 0.36% or $0.21 on October 13, reaching $57.51. About 565,303 shares traded. Flex Ltd (NASDAQ:FLEX) has risen 35.11% since October 14, 2016 and is uptrending. AcelRx Pharmaceuticals has a 12 month low of $1.95 and a 12 month high of $5.75. AcelRx Pharmaceuticals had 18 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

No cracker sale in Delhi-NCR this Diwali, reiterates Supreme Court

perth_map

We are promoting holding of rallies to sensitise the public about the ill-effects of crackers, ” said the DC. On Monday, a three-judge bench led by Justice Sikri imposed a complete ban on cracker sales until October 31, overturning a two-judge bench order in September that allowed partial sales in the run-up to Diwali. Read More »

MI mom who ignored deal to vaccinate son loses primary custody

perth_map

In previous court pleadings, she said that Bredow had consented to getting the shots, meaning her refusal to do so constituted contempt. "It's been a rough few days to say the least", she added. Parents in MI are legally allowed to skip or delay their children's vaccinations due to personal beliefs, according to the BBC . "Your attorney signed that order", she added at the time of sentencing. Read More »

91-Year-Old Man Dies Of Shock After Home Robbery In Brooklyn

perth_map

Investigators have collected very clear videos of the suspects near where the home invasion occurred and are confident that an arrests are imminent, police sources said . No arrests have been made, police said. The couple owns the building and collects rent from tenants. Following the invasion, Ethlin somehow freed herself and ran out of the home calling for help, witnesses said. Read More »