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Statins reduce chance of second stroke by 30%


Statins work by inhibiting the liver's ability to produce cholesterol. The drugs are nearly universally prescribed to people who have had cardiovascular events like heart attacks or strokes. All were prescribed a statin within 90 days of leaving the hospital. After six months, 18.5 per cent had been taken off the drugs entirely. Patients who stopped taking the medication had a 42% increased risk of having a second stroke, and a 37% risk of dying from other causes, the researchers found. Lire la suite »

Three earthquakes strike Oklahoma late Tuesday, early Wednesday


The natural disaster was more than 3 miles deep. Originally registering as a 4 .4, the survey lowered the magnitude slightly to 4.2. The quake was the sixth recorded in the Edmond area since 9:42 p.m. No injuries or damage are reported. Hours later at 11:18 p.m., a magnitude 3.5 natural disaster struck 4.2 miles west of Arcadia at a depth of 2.48 miles. Lire la suite »

Rijiju rejects opposition's witch hunt charge on IT raids in Bengaluru

Congress party has gathered its legislators from Gujarat in Bengaluru , alleging the BJP government threatens them and lures them with money for defection. Certain investments linked to him in Singapore and few other foreign locations are also under the scanner of the department, the official said. Shivakumar, who was in-charge of the 44 MLAs lodged there to prevent the BJP from alleged efforts to "poach" them, was at the resort when the search took place, the official said. Lire la suite »

Heavy drinkers more likely to live to 85 without dementia, study claims


Naturally, scientists insisted that the data should not be used as a warrant for people to drink more, as they are aware that many people have health issues for which alcohol can have a damaging effect. The researchers pointed out that the study is not a recommendation for everyone to drink . "Our findings suggest that alcohol drinking frequency is associated with the risk of diabetes and that consumption of alcohol over 3-4 weekdays is associated with the lowest risks of diabetes, even after ... Lire la suite »

Brokerages Set The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (CAKE) Price Target at $55.86


CAKE has been the topic of several research analyst reports. 06/14/2017 - The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Robert W. Capital Impact Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of The Cheesecake Factory by 82.3% in the first quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 81,051 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $4,854,000 after buying an additional 51,562 shares during the last quarter. Lire la suite »

Vikram Goud arrested as A1 in his own attack case


Raees Khan, who had helped the gang in procuring pistol from Indore, rushed to Hyderabad to execute the plan on July 27 after the other accused backed out. He added that the accused demanded Rs 50 lakh from Goud for the act. Within five days, the Hyderabad police cracked the case and found that Vikram Goud himself had masterminded the attack. Lire la suite »

Delhi Oberoi reopening to lift EIH sales

Addressing the press, he expressed optimism that the company would improve both the topline and bottomline at its hotels and business units, to partly offset revenue loss from the temporary closure of the Delhi hotel. Paradise for foodiesThe hotel will have 218 guest rooms, including 32 suites and a 3,600 square-foot Presidential Suite. Also, Oberoi Marakkesh, a luxury hotel with 84 suits and branded apartments is at the final phase of completion and is set to open in the fourth quarter of ... Lire la suite »

Robbin Ruiter reveals dream move to 'professional' Sunderland


Following the departures of Jordan Pickford and Vito Mannone this summer, the Black Cats are without an established keeper and signing Ruiter will be a no brainer at this stage. Download the Nigeria Today app from Play store. "It might be a rush for him (Friday) given he probably hasn't trained since the Bradford game almost 10 days ago so we'll see where he is tomorrow morning but it's probably the bigger picture we've got him for rather than Friday", he added. Lire la suite »

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZYNE) PT Set at $28.00 by Cantor Fitzgerald


HC Wainwright set a $30.00 price target on Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc . Davis reiterates a Buy rating on ZYNE , with a $30 price target, which represents a potential upside of 106% from where the stock is now trading. Also, CFO James E. Fickenscher bought 5,200 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Friday, May 12th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $19.82 per share, with a total value of $103,064.00. Lire la suite »

Zim mothers stop breastfeeding too early


Unicef also said mothers, who breastfeed, have a reduced risk of ovarian and breast cancer, which are among the leading causes of death among women. Wellbeing Foundation Africa has organised a training programme for nursing mothers across Lagos State to enlighten them on the importance of exclusive breast-feeding and the need to sustain breastfeeding for up to two years of a baby's life. Lire la suite »

Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc. (AFH) Shares Sold by Nationwide Fund Advisors

BlackRock Inc. now owns 3,013,229 shares of the transportation company's stock worth $167,084,000 after buying an additional 3,007,336 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp increased its position in Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings by 5.8% in the fourth quarter. In an overview of the current analyst recommendations, Buy count is 20 and Overweight is 2 while the number of analysts recommending Sell and Underweight are 0 and 0, respectively. Lire la suite »

Delhi to compete for Unesco Imperial Capital City status


Deputy CM and Tourism Minister Manish Sisodia will write to Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma, asking him to reconsider Delhi's nomination for the UNESCO World Heritage Site. "The remaining increase in the population of Delhi is due to migration". It added that of the total registered births in Delhi in 2016, 34.57 per cent were registered in North Delhi Municipal Corporation, followed by 31.07 per cent in South Corporation, 21.04 per cent in East Corporation, 12.19 per cent in NDMC and ... Lire la suite »

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc


Other hedge funds have also purchased and unloaded stocks of the company. Norges Bank purchased a new stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance during the fourth quarter valued at about $649,813,000. Walgreens Boots Alliance's dividend payout ratio is now 37.78%. Walgreens Boots Alliance declared that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Wednesday, April 5th that authorizes the company to repurchase $1.00 billion in shares. Lire la suite »

Chris Williams charged with stealing money from teammates


Bobby Petrino says DL Chris Williams has been dismissed from the team. According to 247 Sports , Williams was dismissed for violation of team rules. Williams is scheduled to be arraigned August 4. Williams was one of the four returning lineman with playing experience, which leaves Drew Bailey, DeAsian Richardson and G.G. Lire la suite »

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (INO) PT Set at $13.00 by HC Wainwright

The original version of this piece of content can be accessed at Inovio Pharmaceuticals posted earnings of ($0.26) per share in the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year over year growth rate of 30.8%. Lire la suite »

Vigilance orange étendue à 23 départements — Orages


Le bulletin d'alerte: Temps très chaud et lourd sur une grande moitié est de la région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, PACA et Corse. La fin de la vague de chaleur est prévue au plus tôt le vendredi 4 août à 7 heures du matin. En PACA, la température a atteint les 40.6°C à Carpentras, par exemple. En Corse, les températures ont atteint hier les 42°C à Sartene, 40°C à Oletta, 39°C au Cap Corse et 38°C à Conca. Lire la suite »

Linguistic diversity on the rise in Canada

The census data released Wednesday showed that more than 7.7 million people reported a mother tongue that was neither English nor French; the Filipino language of Tagalog was the fastest-growing language, followed by Arabic, Farsi, Hindi and Urdu. Lire la suite »

FDA Approves First Treatment for Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease

It is estimated to occur in 30-70% of patients who receive HSCT. "Patients with chronic GVHD who do not respond to other forms of therapy - typically corticosteroids to suppress their immune system - now have a treatment option specifically indicated to treat their condition ", Richard Pazdur, MD , director of the FDA's Oncology Center of Excellence and acting director of the Office of Hematology and Oncology Products in the FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, said in a press ... Lire la suite »

Herbalife LTD. (HLF) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance

About 15.19 million shares traded. It is down 80.56% since August 2, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500. Oz Management Lp increased Herbalife Ltd (Put) ( HLF ) stake by 7328.33% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Lire la suite »

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile, city set to spray August 3


A mosquito collected from the Hoopeston area tested positive for West Nile Virus, according to Vermilion County Health Department officials. Although cases in humans usually pass unnoticed by those who contract it, the disease can be fatal in elderly persons and others with weak immune systems, said William Ridella, health officer and director of Macomb County Health Department. Lire la suite »