Medicine

Researchers ideal an artificial womb that works as well as ewe do

Researchers ideal an artificial womb that works as well as ewe do

Modern neonatal care practices have pushed the overall survival of premature infants to 22 or 23 weeks of gestation where the infants weight a little more than 1.5 pounds and has a 30-to-50 percent chance of survival. The oldest is now a year old and "doing well", the team says. The idea of treating preemies in fluid-filled incubators may sound odd, but physiologically it makes sense, said Dr. Read More

Continue Reading »

Derek Barnett chosen as no. 14 overall by Philadelphia in NFL Draft

Derek Barnett chosen as no. 14 overall by Philadelphia in NFL Draft

Their guy? None other than defensive back Marshon Lattimore. Almost 100,000 people attended the festivities surrounding the first night of the National Football League draft Thursday. Yet it hardly was a player likely to inspire area sporting goods stores to remain open all night to meet the demand for his replica jersey. If he can do anything remotely close to that for the Colts, he was a steal at No. Read More

Continue Reading »

SC puts onus on Kashmir students to help end violence

SC puts onus on Kashmir students to help end violence

The apex court further said that education is empowerment and students should return to schools and colleges as it will help them overcome the widespread employment in Jammu and Kashmir. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi, top law officer, representing the Centre, made this statement to the apex court. After series of rigged election, the entire "nation" is subjected to State tyranny. Read More

Continue Reading »

Police Departments Involved in Drug Take Back Day

Police Departments Involved in Drug Take Back Day

Proper disposal of unwanted medicines is important. Sgt. Brian Humphreys with the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office said they want to avoid that. Officer David Northway, from the Tallahassee Police Department, agrees. A drop-off box is in the lobby at TBI Headquarters at 901 R.S. Gass Boulevard in Nashville, and at the TBI Chattanooga office at 6040 Century Oaks Drive. Read More

Continue Reading »

Why Trump's flip on NAFTA has confused Republicans, supporters

Why Trump's flip on NAFTA has confused Republicans, supporters

Canada has changed its dairy policies, making it hard for outside processors to sell their milk there. It's created to crack down on companies that label their products as "milk", "cheese", and "yogurt" when they're made of soy. "I received calls from the President of Mexico and the Prime Minister of Canada asking to renegotiate NAFTA rather than terminate". Jennifer and Shane Sauer, owners of Sauers Dairy Farm, N491 Youker Road, Waterloo, are hoping to resolve the issue of where to ship ... Read More

Continue Reading »

No vote on healthcare bill this week in US House

No vote on healthcare bill this week in US House

For Republicans in Congress, the path to repealing and replacing Obamacare could be made more hard by less conservative members who say a revised proposal would cause health insurance premiums to swell for sick patients. The payments are used to help poor people afford health coverage, and without them health insurers have threatened to pull out of the law or sharply raise rates. Read More

Continue Reading »

Myles Garrett and Mitchell Trubisky star in 2017 NFL Draft

The first came with the second pick, as the Chicago Bears moved up from third, in order to secure the services of Stanford quarterback Mitchell Trubisky . Cleveland went 1-15 last season and has holes everywhere. Instead, he switched it back to Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett . While Garrett was bothered by some injuries last season, at times he was unblockable in the tough SEC. Read More

Continue Reading »

Marathon Petroleum Corporation Earnings Ahead: Quick Glance

During the same period previous year, the firm earned $0.07 earnings per share. A total of 2.99 million shares exchanged hands as contrast to its average trading volume of 3.11 million shares. On Thursday, February 9 the insider BUNCH CHARLES E bought $99,880. Citigroup Inc reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $67.00 target price (down previously from $68.50) on shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp in a research report on Saturday, April 22nd. Read More

Continue Reading »

Party Animal Recalls Dog Food for Pentobarbital

Party Animal Recalls Dog Food for Pentobarbital

The Party Animal Pet Food Corporation has issued a recall after receiving information that at least two of their products have tested positive for the euthanasia drug pentobarbital . Party Animal is working with their distributors and retailers to determine if any additional beef-flavored products manufactured during this 2015 production period remain on shelves and, if so, to retrieve them from shelves, immediately, as well. Read More

Continue Reading »

New Artificial Womb May One Day Save Premature Babies

The fetus breathes it as it normally would in the womb, and the heart pumps blood through an umbilical cord into a gas exchange machine outside the bag. The device mimics the prenatal fluid-filled environment to give the tiniest newborns a precious few weeks to develop their lungs and other organs. "If we can develop an extra-uterine system to support growth and organ maturation for only a few weeks, we can dramatically improve outcomes for extremely premature babies ". Read More

Continue Reading »

Long Term Growth review of Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE:OCN)

Long Term Growth review of Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE:OCN)

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions. It is the "top line" or "gross income" figure from which costs are subtracted to determine net income. On April 20, 2017, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced that it was suing Ocwen , and several states issued cease-and-desist orders against the Company. Read More

Continue Reading »

House Republicans reveal health care amendment details

The bloc of roughly 36 hard-line conservatives - which sidelined the previous Republican attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act - on Wednesday threw its support behind the party's revised plan. But the speaker was less certain about the votes for the latest version of the GOP healthcare overhaul, the American Health Care Act. "Obviously, we're not doing that", Ryan told reporters on Tuesday. Read More

Continue Reading »

Bengals could look at defense with ninth pick

Ross caught 81 passes for 1,150 yards and 17 touchdowns. Ross sat out the 2015 season following surgery for a torn ACL, but his 40 time at the combine proved that is no longer an issue. Ross tore the labrum in the fifth game last season but kept playing. He also will take pressure off both Green and tight end Tyler Eifert by drawing safety help up top. Read More

Continue Reading »

Thirteen Reasons Why and why to watch it

Thirteen Reasons Why and why to watch it

Others think the hit Netflix series "13 Reasons Why" can be a springboard for important discussions with teenagers about suicide, bullying, rape, drugs and not speaking out to help others. "We have to empower our kids to find a different way", Rojas said. "I don't think it glorifies it". That wouldn't be a surprise - executive-produced by Selena Gomez , 13 Reasons Why has been well received by critics and has created buzz on social media, quickly developing a following. Read More

Continue Reading »

West Virginia won't charge to enter 7 state parks, forests

West Virginia won't charge to enter 7 state parks, forests

Almost two weeks after West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice vetoed a budget approved by the state Legislature, negotiations have yet to resolve disagreements on tax changes and spending cuts. House Bill 2520 was overwhelmingly approved in both chambers of the Legislature; the House of Delegates voted 80-18 in approval, and the Senate followed with a 28-6 vote. Read More

Continue Reading »

Moderates balk at conservative-backed, revised health bill

Ryan told reporters Thursday that leaders have not made any decision on when a vote will take place. But they say they won't bring their revised bill to the floor until they secure the 216 needed GOP votes . Overall, the legislation would cut the Medicaid program for the poor, eliminate Obama's fines for people who don't buy insurance and provide generally skimpier subsidies. Read More

Continue Reading »

Trump's hardball tactic on health care may backfire

But Congress agreed that the American Health Care Act was not that, and critics - like the American Medical Association and AARP - point out that this amendment puts the original bill back on the table. "The state may be forced in having to apply for waivers just to prevent the entire implosion of the marketplace". The GOP plan and 33 percent of Americans want to allow the states to decide via waiver, which would allow insurers to drop those benefits. Read More

Continue Reading »

Texas poised to pass 'sanctuary city' ban with jail penalty

Texas poised to pass 'sanctuary city' ban with jail penalty

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has declared the issue an "emergency" item , saying the state is poised to pass an anti-sanctuary cities law, regardless of what happens nationally. "When our immigrant community is under attack we unite and we fight back", said undocumented organizer Karla Perez. A federal district judge in California issued a preliminary injunction against the order Tuesday. Read More

Continue Reading »

Illinois Dept. of Public Health: Make Sure Your Child Is Fully Immunized

Illinois Dept. of Public Health: Make Sure Your Child Is Fully Immunized

One dose of MMR (measles, mumps and rubella); and a booster dose of combined DT&P and Hib (at 15 months). Such a low percentage of correct answers was, he said, clear evidence of preconceived ideas. "That is why it is important to follow the recommended immunization schedule to protect infants and children by providing immunity early in life, before they are exposed to potentially life-threatening diseases". Read More

Continue Reading »

Students sue UC Berkeley over canceled Ann Coulter speech

Students sue UC Berkeley over canceled Ann Coulter speech

The university issued this statement in response to the suit: "The University of California welcomes speakers of all political viewpoints and is committed to providing a forum to enable Ann Coulter to speak on the Berkeley campus". UC-Berkeley had unilaterally offered Coulter a revised speaking date of May 2. "I don't think it should be that hard to arrange, I've done it hundreds of times , gone to college campuses..." she said. Read More

Continue Reading »

Marine amputee runs Boston Marathon with American flag

Marine amputee runs Boston Marathon with American flag

The race resonated far beyond a footnote in the record books when an official tried to force her from the course after a few miles. Americans had six of the top 10 finishers in the men's race and two of the top four women. "To come here to Boston , I knew I was going to face my colleagues who have run many times here". "People are saying about old people in sports what they used to say about women - 'You shouldn't push yourself, you're too weak, you're too fragile, you might break, don't ... Read More

Continue Reading »

5 things to know about Ottawa's new cannabis legislation

Canada's 10 provinces and three territories have the authority to increase, but not decrease, the minimum age for use and impose additional requirements for personal cultivation. Teens and minors under the age of 18, would be prohibited from having or buying marijuana. "I think the proposal for the age of 18, or 19 in some provinces, to align with the [legal drinking age ] across the country, is a reasonable compromise", Mr Trudeau said last December. Read More

Continue Reading »

Father of Elizabeth Thomas opens up about daughter's rescue, return home

If convicted on the federal charge of transporting a minor across state lines for the objective of engaging in unlawful sexual activity, Cummins faces anywhere from 10 years in prison to a life sentence. "You want to ask so many things but then you know that's not what she needs". Prosecutors say he planned to get a small boat and conducted a test run to cross into Mexico across the water from San Diego. Read More

Continue Reading »

CNY bowler sets world record by rolling 300 game in 86.9 seconds

CNY bowler sets world record by rolling 300 game in 86.9 seconds

Bowling is set up so that it's not easy to bowl a ideal game, let alone do it without a lot of precision and focus, but one man - Ben Ketola , 23, of Preble, NY - pulled it off in 86.9 seconds. Ketola was able to throw 12 consecutive strikes in 86.9 seconds. "I honestly wasn't expecting to do it", he told M.F. Piraino of Syracuse.com . Ben Ketola works in a bowling alley in Courtland, New York, and bowls at least 50 games a week, averaging 225 in his scores, according to Yahoo Sports . Read More

Continue Reading »