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FDA approves first-ever med with digital tracking system

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The agency says the digitally enhanced medication "works by sending a message from the pill's sensor to a wearable patch". Patients can allow their caregivers and physician to access the information through a web-based portal. In Australia, Abilify is used to treat symptoms of schizophrenia and mania in bipolar disorder. The permit has been granted to Abilify MyCite's Japanese maker Otsuka Pharmaceutical, while the sensor technology and patch are made by Californian medical technology ... Lire la suite »

Grandparents 'may pose cancer risk' to children, scientists warn

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The Glasgow team analysed data from 56 studies from 18 countries that included information about the influence of grandparents on their grandchildren. Dr Chambers said: "From the studies we looked at, it appears that parents often find it hard to discuss the issues of passive smoking and over-treating grandchildren". Lire la suite »

Terex Corporation (TEX) Stake Lessened by Rothschild Investment Corp IL

The firm is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Wednesday, November 1st. Analysts expect that Terex Corporation will post $0.76 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, December 19th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 9th will be paid a $0.08 dividend. Lire la suite »

EPS Forecast Revision Scan: Altria Group, Inc. (MO)

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Checchi Capital Advisers LLC's holdings in Altria Group were worth $1,556,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. It increased, as 63 investors sold MO shares while 529 reduced holdings. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This report was published by Week Herald and is the sole property of of Week Herald. If you are accessing this piece on another site, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States and worldwide copyright law. Lire la suite »

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Increases Holdings in Inogen, Inc (NASDAQ:INGN)

Shares of Inogen, Inc ( NASDAQ:INGN ) opened at $117.37 on Tuesday. California Public Employees Retirement System raised its stake in shares of Inogen by 8.6% during the 2nd quarter. The firm had revenue of $69.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $63.55 million. Inogen had a net margin of 11.36% and a return on equity of 13.37%. Lire la suite »

Vail postpones Opening Day due to lack of snow

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Crystal Mountain says it will open Wednesday and Mount Baker will open Thursday. Lack of snow is forcing Vail to delay opening one week. Tuesday morning, the resort's website announced it would open with three lifts running on Wednesday, Nov. Lire la suite »

Helperby Therapeutics develops sustainable solution for antibiotic resistance

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Doctors increasingly rely on last resort antibiotics such as carbapenems and colistin, but as harmful bacteria continue to mutate, this final line of resistance will eventually fail. "They should be taken as prescribed, never saved later or shared with others". The National Steering Committee for Antibiotic Resistance, the Food and Agriculture organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) are again joining forces to raise awareness about antibiotic ... Lire la suite »

CPSC warns customers to not use LayZ hoverboards after second house fire

The agency has been issuing them since July of past year and is aware of more than 250 hoverboard incidents related to overheating and fires since 2015. The big cause of concern is the lithium-ion battery contained within it and the possibly faulty construction that allows that battery to overheat and catch on fire. Lire la suite »

Shooting Victim, Cruiser Theft Suspect Knew One Another

The Rhode Island chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union on Monday pushed the agency to name the troopers and said its decision not to showed "a glaring and troubling lack of transparency". "We have been since Thursday", he told the station. State Police Col. Ann Assumpico, in a press conference Saturday, wouldn't release the names of the four troopers involved, although she commended them, The Providence Journal reported. Lire la suite »

Majidi's Film to Open India Festival

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Following the announcement, a few members of the jury have criticised the Ministry's decision stating that they were not informed about the change. Meanwhile speaking to Mirror on condition of anonymity, a jury member said that till late on Tuesday, the ministry had not reacted to either Sujoy and Asrani's resignations. Lire la suite »

More digital screen time increases depression among teens

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The data show that the suicide rate for teen girls (ages 13-18) rose by 65 percent between 2010 and 2015. The research found that 48 percent of teens who spent five or more hours per day on electronic devices reported at least one suicide-related outcome, compared to only 28 percent of those who spent less than an hour a day on devices. Lire la suite »

Baker returning to Legislature with new opioid bill

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A report released Monday by the Department of Public Health found that the 1,470 estimated and confirmed overdose deaths in the first nine months of 2017 represented a decline of about 10 percent compared to the 1,637 deaths in the first nine months of 2016. Lire la suite »

Minnesota deer harvest up 10 percent from previous year

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In Zone 1, across Northeastern Minnesota, total firearms harvest was up 25 percent. Texas County was ranked fourth late Sunday afternoon in the state in the November firearms deer season, the Missouri Department of Conservation reported. Registrations in Zone 3, in southeastern Minnesota, were down 12 percent. "The ratio of bucks to does has changed", said Craig Engwall, executive director of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association. Lire la suite »

Marseille : le Conseil d'Etat autorise le spectacle de Dieudonné le 19 novembre

L'humoriste remporte donc la baaille judiciaire qui l'oppose la cité phocéenne depuis plusieurs semaines. "La décision du maire de Marseille d'annuler la convention de mise à disposition d'une salle dans laquelle devait se jouer un spectacle de Dieudonné constitue (.) une atteinte grave et manifestement illégale à la liberté d'expression", indique le Conseil d'État dans un communiqué. Lire la suite »

Fans react to Lord of the Rings TV show announcement

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The move is made more intense by the fact that no creative choices on the show have been made yet, save that it will be a prequel series taking place before the first LOTR film, The Fellowship of the Ring . " The Lord of the Rings " was named Amazon customers' favorite book of the millennium in 1999 and Britain's best-loved novel of all time in the BBC's The Big Read survey in 2003. Lire la suite »

3 killed in shooting at Northern California elementary school

The suspected shooter was shot and killed by law enforcement, officials confirmed. "Multiple students" were airlifted from the scene, with a 6-year-old reportedly among the injured. At least 100 law enforcement officers have responded to the crime scenes. All other students had been evacuated from the school, authorities said. Stay with WPXI.com and Channel 11 News for updates on this breaking story. Lire la suite »

Les femmes au centre de la Journée mondiale du diabète mardi

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Le pancréas des personnes diabétiques ne produit plus (type 1) ou ne parvient plus à utiliser efficacement (type 2) l'insuline, cette hormone qui permet aux organes et tissus d'utiliser le glucose apporté par les glucides ingérées. Le territoire géographique: les taux de prévalence les plus élevés en France sont toujours dans les départements et régions d'outre-mer (la Réunion compte 10 % de diabétiques , la Guadeloupe 9 % et la Guyane 8 %) et dans le nord de la France (6 %). Lire la suite »

Aerobic Exercise Can Help Preserve Brain Area Key to Memory

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It is thought that after the age of 40, our brains shrink by about 5% every decade. "Our data showed that, rather than actually increasing the size of the hippocampus per se, the main "brain benefits" are due to aerobic exercise slowing down the deterioration in brain size". Lire la suite »

Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth win NTR Award

The best actor award for 2014 went to Bala Krishna for his film Legend, while "Prince" Mahesh Babu bagged the coveted award for Srimathudu in the year 2015. According to a report in Deccan Chronicle, this announcement comes as a move to relocate the Telugu film industry to Andhra Pradesh capital Amravati. Lire la suite »

Trump to tap ex-pharma executive Azar as U.S. health secretary

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Trump tweeted on Monday: "He will be a star for better healthcare and lower drug prices". Over the course of the past year, HHS has dramatically cut outreach and advertising funding for open enrollment under Obamacare, and President Trump ended cost-sharing subsidies to help fund insurance for low-income individuals. Lire la suite »