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Parents agree to hospice care for Charlie Gard


Barrister Grant Armstrong, legal representation for Gard's parents, told Justice Francis of the U.K. High Court on Wednesday that nurses from the Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and a retired doctor have volunteered to care for Gard in hospice for "a week or so", according to The Guardian . Lire la suite »

How a lost Purple Heart made its way back to NYC

A Purple Heart medal that was found on the ground in Nyack has been traced to a World War II soldier. McNamara's family always wondered what happened to it. "McNamara Dec. 9, 1943" because there were thousands of McNamara's in World War II and dozens with the initials "B.J". After lengthy research, a Schumer staffer determined that the medal belonged to a Bernard McNamara, who died in 1975. Lire la suite »

Why Investors remained confident on CVS Health Corporation (CVS), Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR)?


Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 32,803 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $641,298.65. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) Stock Price" was originally published by Transcript Daily and is the sole property of of Transcript Daily. Lire la suite »

La Nintendo Switch atteint 4,7 millions d'exemplaires vendus

Alors que le constructeur affichait une perte de près de 24,5 milliards de yen au même trimestre de l'année précédente ( 1er avril au 30 juin ), la firme revient avec un bon résultat affichant 21,3 milliards de yen, expliqués par un chiffre d'affaire de 154 milliards . Lire la suite »

Swine Flu Kills 3 in Myanmar, Officials Say


However, the Government claimed that "situation in normal" in terms of the swine flu threat that has taken over the country with statistics showing on "320 cases" and only two deaths since January this year in the national Capital. According to a senior government official, two people have succumbed to the deadly H1N1 virus in the national capital. Cases of all three vector-borne diseases have been reported much earlier this time, which doctors have attributed to early arrival of the ... Lire la suite »

Cop offends female colleagues, suspended


One of the girls shared the shocking incident on a blog which went viral prompting the police to take action against the man. The man has been suspended of his duties and a departmental enquiry has been initiated against him, a senior officer said. Lire la suite »

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY), Avon Products, Inc. (AVP) — Investors Focused Movers


The fund owned 7,116 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock at the end of the second quarter. Dodge Cox has invested 1.17% of its portfolio in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY). $681,240 worth of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) shares were bought by Samuels Theodore R. II . 235K shares changed hands on Tuesday. 329,697 were reported by Ing Groep Nv. Lire la suite »

HIV-prevention ring a hit with teen girls


Studies have shown that it provides a 92%-99% reduction in HIV risk for the individuals who take the pills every day as directed. Almost 1,000 are infected every day in sub-Saharan Africa. "Young women of all ages deserve to be protected". The six-month United States trial gave the ring to 96 sexually active girls aged 15 to 17, who had not used it before. Lire la suite »

Charmi approaches High Court over drugs issue


The 30-year-old actress has made a demand to the Hyderabad court that her lawyer is present when she is questioned by the investigators on Wednesday. The advocate also divulged that the SIT has been ordered by the Court not to take Charmee's blood samples without her consent. It also directed that women officers should question her. Lire la suite »

New HIV Vaccine Developed Using Computer Algorithm Looks Very Promising


There are several subtypes of HIV and a single shot may not work. Normally, vaccines induce B-lymphocytes or B-cells of the body's immune system to produce antibodies that fight against invading pathogens like viruses. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the NIH, funded pre-clinical development of these mosaic vaccines, while the manufacture and clinical development are led by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson. Lire la suite »

Charlie Morton, Astros blank Phillies


Following his sixth strikeout, he gave up a two-run single, capping the four-run innings. Houston will counter on the mound with veteran right-hander Charlie Morton who is 7-4 and his ERA is 4.18. The Astros put another game in the win column with a 13-4 victory at Philadelphia Tuesday night with their big offense doing plenty of damage. The Philadelphia Phillies hand the ball to Nick Pivetta for his first career meeting versus the Houston Astros . Lire la suite »

Osinbajo, Shettima, security chiefs hold a meeting over Bama reconstruction


Briefing state house correspondents after the closed door meeting that lasted about an hour, Governor Shettima of Borno state said the federal government has made a decision to support the Bama initiative which aims at restoring the dignity of the north east people whom according to him have suffered enough in the wake of the insurgency. Lire la suite »

Boko Haram suspects arrested in Yobe


The army spokeman Kukasheka confirmed that the escaping Boko Haram terrorists are Bukar Waziri, aged 25 years and Mammade Lawan, aged 20 years, were from Buk, while father and son, Muhammadu Damina, aged 40 years and Isah Muhammadu aged 15 years, were from Talala. Lire la suite »

Manufacturing grows at fastest rate in two decades


Specifically, the balance of manufacturers expecting to increase their domestic prices over the next three months fell back to +9% in July from +23% in June, +29% in April and a peak of +32% in February. She added that " the flip side is the broader hit to consumer spending power across the economy from stronger inflation, which is likely to have fueled the slowdown in the economy in Q1 and is expected to pull down growth in Q2 ". Lire la suite »

Dentist indicted after 4-year-old girl suffers brain damage during procedure


The doctor Bethaniel Jefferson has been indicted for "intentionally and knowingly, negligently" caused serious bodily injury to a child by not providing not have the necessary health care. The incident left Hall with severe brain damage that robbed her of her ability to walk, talk or see. The Texas Dental Board, which reprimanded Jefferson in 2005 and 2012, revoked the dentist's license in November 2016. Lire la suite »

American Red Cross: Blood Shortage Emergency Continues


Beginning on Wednesday, July 26th, and through Thursday, August 31st, the Red Cross is offering a free $5 Target e-gift card to donors as a way to say "thank you" for helping during this time of need. While thousands have donated, the organization is still suffering a shortage of much needed blood of all types. After receiving 77 units of blood, Poulin defied the odds. Lire la suite »

Western men's sperm count in 'significant decline', 38-year study discovers


Hagai Levine , the lead author and Head of the Environmental Health Track at the Hebrew University-Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Faculty of Medicine. They also said the rate of decline is not slowing. Not only has there been a halving of sperm counts in the last four decades, but according to the paper there is "no evidence of leveling off in recent years". Lire la suite »

Speedway Motorsports, Inc. (TRK) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research

A number of other brokerages have also recently weighed in on TRK. Speedway Motorsports (TRK) opened at 18.48 on Friday. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its position in Speedway Motorsports by 60.1% in the first quarter. Speedway Motorsports has a one year low of $16.62 and a one year high of $22.28. Marathon Prtnrs Equity Lc owns 3.22% invested in Speedway Motorsports , Inc. Lire la suite »

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:SEAS) Sale Analysis

Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, October 14 report. Engineers Gate Manager LP bought a new stake in shares of SeaWorld Entertainment during the first quarter worth approximately $890,000. Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on SIX. The correct version of this report can be accessed at Lire la suite »

Measles Vaccine Exists for a Reason (In Case You Forgot)


Hotez and Lo were particularly interested in what could happen if there is a reduction in the percentage of preschool and school-aged children who were vaccinated with the MMR vaccine. "These findings should play a key role in any policies adopted by state or national governments that relate to childhood vaccination", they write in the study . Lire la suite »

110 of 111 former National Football League players' brains have CTE disorder, study shows


Dr. Ann McKee has amassed the world's largest chronic traumatic encephalopathy brain bank in the world at Boston University. McKee, M.D., of the Boston University CTE Center and VA Boston Healthcare System , and colleagues conducted a study that examined the brains of 202 deceased former football players to determine neuropathological features of CTE through laboratory examination and clinical symptoms of CTE by talking to players' next of kin to collect detailed histories including on ... Lire la suite »