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Health Care Maldives power struggle catches India and China's interest
Author: 0 Maldives power struggle catches India and China's interest

On Monday, President Abdulla Yameen declared a state of emergency after the Supreme Court ordered him to free political prisoners and opposition politicians he's thrown in jail. India has expressed concern over the situation but has been silent on the calls for intervention. A statement on Yameen?s website on Wednesday said his administration welcomed the court's U-turn, which the judges had said was made "in light of the concerns raised by the president".

Health Care Markets extend losses for seventh session
Author: 0 Markets extend losses for seventh session

The wider NSE Nifty too ended 21.55 points, or 0.21 per cent down at 10,476.70. Among the individual stocks, was trading 7% lower at Rs 368, after hitting a 52-week low of Rs 357 on BSE in early morning deal. Besides Tuesday's fall, India's key stock exchanges have dipped by nearly five percent since the Union Budget presentation on February 1, 2018. "The expectations from Indian market have come off after the rally", Holland said.

Health Care FDA Analysis Shows Kratom Not
Author: 0 FDA Analysis Shows Kratom Not "Just a Plant"

He also pointed out that while kratom is often marketed as being natural and safe, as it is a plant, plants can be poisonous. The agency previously warned of kratom's side effects, including seizures and respiratory depression. Hunter added that some synthetic opioids are derived from materials found in coal tar. However, Hunter said that the effects of opioids are on a spectrum, for instance, both fentanyl and loperamide (sold under the brand name Imodium) are opioids, but the former is ...

Health Care Diet linked to breast cancer spread, say scientists
Author: 0 Diet linked to breast cancer spread, say scientists

As per the study in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention in May 2017, the five year comparative survival rate for patients with metastatic breast cancer magnified between 1992 to 1994 and 2005 to 2012, increasing from 18 percent to 36 percent.

Health Care New Study on Hot Tea, Alcohol and Esophageal Cancer
Author: 0 New Study on Hot Tea, Alcohol and Esophageal Cancer

This suggests that chemical compounds and adverse thermal effects associated with hot tea can potentially lead to cancer among those already at risk, and that future efforts to tackle oesophageal cancer should take this into account. According to a 2009 study in the journal Nature Reviews Cancer, components of tea leaves have been shown to have antioxidant properties and may protect against other types of cancers, particularly colon and prostate cancer.

Health Care Laundry Pod Makers Are Facing More Pressure to Make Packaging Safer
Author: 0 Laundry Pod Makers Are Facing More Pressure to Make Packaging Safer

The lawmakers want them to be more uniform in color. The two legislators say the pods are a risk to young children and adults with dementia who might mistake them for food. Proctor and Gamble, Tide's parent company, launched an effort to warn people of the dangers of ingesting Tide Pods. The urge to change the packaging and color of Tide Pods comes after a disturbing social media trend called #TidePodChallenge emerged that showed kids across the country posting videos of themselves ...

Health Care Forecast: Turning Colder Today With More Rain And Snow Midweek
Author: 0 Forecast: Turning Colder Today With More Rain And Snow Midweek

The advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. Wednesday in northeast Arkansas. A auto slid off McConnell Road in Woodstock on Sunday as snow began to fall. and 11 p.m. Around an inch of snow is possible tonight . Tuesday is expected to be cooler and cloudy with a high of around 40, according to the NWS forecast .

Health Care HIV prevention drug Truvada receives funding
Author: 0 HIV prevention drug Truvada receives funding

From March, Pharmac will fund the drug Truvada - which is already available to those with HIV - for the prevention of the retrovirus as well, making New Zealand one of the first countries in the world to do so. Funded access to PrEP will require that people undergo regular testing for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, and are monitored for risk of side effects.

Author: 0 Defensive Stocks That Will Survive the Stock Market Meltdown

Generally, stock market watchers appear bullish on USA equities as market fundamentals including unemployment, company earnings, and GDP both in the US and globally remain strong. Given the role of the Fed in current market concerns, investors may pay close attention to an 8:50 a.m. ET speech from St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard.

Health Care What happened? Super Bowl broadcast goes to black during second quarter break
Author: 0 What happened? Super Bowl broadcast goes to black during second quarter break

UPDATE: Average viewership for Sunday's game followed the same broad pattern as overnight ratings: Down from past year, with the lowest number for a Super Bowl in a while, but not anything like a total disaster. YouTube has updated the Adblitz website with all of the Super Bowl content that you could wish for. As for the most expensive Super Bowl 52 souvenir, for $215 fans can take home their very own replica helmet with the Super Bowl logo.

Health Care Bristol-Myers Squibb Jumps On Strong Earnings, Opdivo Trial Data
Author: 0 Bristol-Myers Squibb Jumps On Strong Earnings, Opdivo Trial Data

Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE: BMY ) last issued its earnings results on Monday, February 5th. The fund owned 178,313 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock after buying an additional 4,502 shares during the quarter. Checchi Advisers Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.03% in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). Therefore 63% are positive. Hilliard Lyons downgraded Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) on Tuesday, September 12 to "Hold" rating.

Author: 0 Purchases 16820 Shares of Altria Group Inc (MO)

The stock decreased 1.14% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $65.29. About 12.08M shares traded or 69.82% up from the average. Hasbro, Inc. The third largest holder is State Street Corp, which now holds $5.04 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 3.97% of its market capitalization.

Health Care 24 flu related deaths reported in New Mexico
Author: 0 24 flu related deaths reported in New Mexico

Current flu activity in the state is considered high and widespread, according to the state's health department. The Maryland Department of Health on Tuesday confirmed the first influenza-associated pediatric death in the state this flu season.

Health Care House GOP plans stopgap spending bill with Pentagon funding
Author: 0 House GOP plans stopgap spending bill with Pentagon funding

Scalise noted the House has passed 2018 defense appropriations multiple times, yet the Senate has failed to pass the measure. The broader budget picture is one in which GOP defense hawks are prevailing over the party's depleted ranks of deficit hawks while Democrats leverage their influence to increase spending for domestic priorities such as combating opioid misuse.

Health Care South Korean skater Cha Jun-hwan eyes top 10 at Winter Olympics
Author: 0 South Korean skater Cha Jun-hwan eyes top 10 at Winter Olympics

North Korea's head of state will go to Pyeongchang this week for the Winter Olympics , the most senior official to ever visit South Korea. Pence, before flying on Air Force Two to Japan, where he is to arrive Tuesday evening, noted that President Donald Trump "has said he always believes in talking".

Health Care Super Bowl National Anthem: Pink Sings, No Protests From Players
Author: 0 Super Bowl National Anthem: Pink Sings, No Protests From Players

The NFL season has been rocked by controversy as players have protested police violence and racial injustice by kneeling or sitting during the anthem, raising the ire of many on the right, including Trump. He also shares a good bonhomie with its owner Robert Kraft and quarterback Tom Brady. Trump declined to participate in the tradition of a Super Bowl interview with NBC , the network broadcasting the game.

Author: 0 NBC Explains That Brief Blackout During Super Bowl LII

The NFL's ratings slide continued through its final game of the season. According to The Hollywood Reporter , the game pulled in roughly 103.4 million fans (106 with streaming taken into account), a significant drop from the 113.7 million that tuned in last Super Bowl Sunday.

Health Care 'Modicare' to cost about $1.7ba year
Author: 0 'Modicare' to cost about $1.7ba year

The salaried class may feel hard done by and the young may not see a swift surge in employment opportunities as a result of the Budget proposals. Furthermore, this citizen-centric scheme will permit secondary and tertiary treatment in empanelled hospitals across the nation.

Health Care In India, fake doctor infects 33 with HIV
Author: 0 In India, fake doctor infects 33 with HIV

Rajendra Kumar allegedly infected patients in a village in the Uttar Pradesh region with the deadly virus past year, but local media broke news of the incident on Tuedsay, Feb. "Seeing the high number cases, the health department constituted a two-member committee which visited various settlements of Bangarmau to investigate the reasons behind the spike", Chief medical officer Dr SP Chaudhary said.

Author: 0 Dow Jones closes down 4.6% in largest one-day point decline

It comes after the Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered its worst drop in more than six years on Monday . The Dow Jones was a little over 25,000 points when Trump took the stage in OH, and stood at about 24,500 when he concluded his remarks.

Health Care No drop in gas prices anytime soon
Author: 0 No drop in gas prices anytime soon

US retail gasoline prices rose last week to a national average of $2.60, up two cents from the prior week, and diesel fuel hit $3.00 a gallon, the highest level in almost four months. High oil prices continue to push gasoline prices to territory that Americans haven't seen for years, aside from Hurricane Harvey last September. This has been a storm brewing since the Obama administration legalized oil exports and OPEC chose to forgo market share to tighten global supply.

Health Care Ontario avoiding the severe flu season overwhelming parts of the US
Author: 0 Ontario avoiding the severe flu season overwhelming parts of the US

Even though this year's vaccination has been shown to be only 17-percent effective against the flu, health officials continue to urge people to get vaccinated because the shot offers at least some protection. They're the most adversely affected if they contract the flu. This is true both for seasonal flu and novel flu virus infections. The Influenza A (H3N2) strain tends to cause larger outbreaks compared to other strains of the flu, according to data from the Center for Disease ...

Health Care Aaron Gordon Withdraws From Dunk Contest, Replacement Announced
Author: 0 Aaron Gordon Withdraws From Dunk Contest, Replacement Announced

With his participation in the dunk contest, the 21-year-old Mitchell will no longer play in the Skills Challenge which happens on the same night. Because of the dunk contest, Mitchell will pull out of the skills competition. The former University of Arizona standout is now averaging 18.4 points, 8.3 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 0.9 steals, and 0.7 blocks in under 34 minutes a game.

Health Care HOT Tea Raises Risk of Esophageal Cancer
Author: 0 HOT Tea Raises Risk of Esophageal Cancer

People who already had cancer at the start of the study or reduced their consumption of tea, alcohol or tobacco before it began were excluded from the final results. Tobacco smoking and alcohol consumption, as well as the chemical compounds and adverse thermal effect of hot tea, considerably complicate the association between tea drinking and cancer risk.

Health Care California Girl Scout sells 312 boxes of cookies near pot dispensary
Author: 0 California Girl Scout sells 312 boxes of cookies near pot dispensary

Having years worth of experience being a Girl Scout, I know all too well about the competition when it comes to selling the most cookies out of your troop. 'If you are wondering, we don't allow our Girl Scouts to sell cookies in front of marijuana shops or liquor stores/bars, ' the organization's Colorado branch wrote.

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