Health Care

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:31

The New York State Department of Health is committed to growing the state's Medical Marijuana Program responsibly. The state Department of Health said Tuesday that there now are more than 25,000 certified patients and over 1,000 registered practitioners in New York's medical marijuana program.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:24

Cessation rate was defined as the percentage of those who had quit for at least three months, who had been smoking for at least 12 months. "Further research is required to discover how experimentation with e-cigarettes might influence attitudes to smoking in young people traditionally at lower risk of becoming smokers; and importantly how many of this group who do experiment with cigarettes go on to smoke regularly".

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:22

Led by Shoukhrat Mitalipov, a team of scientists at the Oregon Health and Science University used the CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing technology to alter human DNA in single-cell embryos, according to a report published Wednesday on the MIT Technology Review .

by | July 24, 2017 | 01:11

The hospital believes that 11-month-old Charlie has suffered irreversible brain damage that treatment can not fix. Charlie's father, Chris Gard, yelled "Evil!" at Gollop as his mother, Connie Yates, began to cry. The United States Congress has even taken steps to grant Charlie residency in the U.S.in the hopes that it would facilitate him being moved for possible treatment.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:47

She based her analysis on information released by the state's Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, which is conducting the investigation into the shooting. "This has had a negative impact on the trust we've built", she said. Noor was sitting in the passenger seat at the time and reached over his partner, Matthew Harrity , to open fire.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:47

However, progress towards the 90-90-90 targets has been inadequate in the Middle East and North Africa and Eastern Europe and Central Asia. According to the report, there has been trial of one new HIV vaccine efficacy trial, while another would hold this year.

by | July 13, 2017 | 01:22

According to reports , the iceberg weighs a trillion tonne and was of the size of Luxembourg. A huge iceberg the size of a Great Lake, one of the largest ever, split from an ice shelf in Antarctica sometime since Monday, according to researchers tracking its progress.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:36

Between two years at Purdue and last season at LSU, Etling has started 22 games, going 9-13. However no matter the coach, LSU struggled in close games all season. "Ever since those two minor changes, we've been 12-4, so that's the difference". At this point, they do not know when he will be ready. It has finished worse in the postseason AP poll than the preseason poll in each of the past five seasons, with no major bowl appearances.

by | July 09, 2017 | 00:59

A territorial Army jawan and his wife were killed and their two minor daughters injured in firing by Pakistan. The martyred jawan had come home on leave. No militant group claimed responsibility for the attack. On June 20th, National Assembly's Standing Committee on Kashmir Affairs was informed by Director general (DG) of the Disaster Management Authority (DMA) Indian ceasefire violations across the Line of Control (LoC) has killed at least 832 civilians.

by | July 06, 2017 | 00:40

Stuart Broad has taken 368 wickets in 102 Tests he has played so far. Ballance returns to the worldwide stage after being absent since last October and will come in at the fall of the first wicket, with Joe Root dropping down a place to number four in his first Test as captain and Jonny Bairstow at five.

by | July 02, 2017 | 01:31

Meanwhile, normal life was affected as shop and business establishments remained closed and very less number of vehicles plied on the roads in the Valley due to a daylong strike called by KTMF against GST. "It is about time that the mindset also became a mindset of a developed economy", Jaitley said at an event here. A statement issued after a meeting of the JKPCC executive panel under the chairmanship of party unit chief G A Mir said, "It is the duty of the government to take steps to ...

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:51

The FBI is treating this case as a kidnapping case, but the campus police have maintained this as a missing person's case. Zhang has been missing since June 9, when she was last seen on a security camera entering a black Saturn on North Goodwin Avenue in Urbana.

by | June 28, 2017 | 02:22

French Open semi-finalist Murray was the favourite to win the Aegon Championships, which finished on Sunday, and win a third successive Queen's Club crown but crashed at the first hurdle. The pair, who won the Australian Open and the U.S. Open previous year, are now looking ahead to Wimbledon, where they reached the quarter-finals in 2016.

by | June 27, 2017 | 03:25

Judge Orlando Garcia will preside over the San Antonio hearings and will decide whether a temporary injunction will be granted to stall the new law. The lawsuit, filed by the City of El Cenizo and others, argues the law violates both the Texas and US constitutions. Busloads of demonstrators from across Texas rallied outside, wearing red T-shirts and carrying signs denouncing the law.

by | June 26, 2017 | 01:26

In the years since recreational pot sales became legal in Colorado, Washington and OR, those states saw a 2.7 percent increase in collision claims, according to the study from the Highway Loss Data Institute . There could have been a number of other factors involved, and researchers can't possibly control for every single factor. Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association is an industry group that covers Colorado, Wyoming, Utah and New Mexico.

by | June 22, 2017 | 09:02

International Paris Air Show this week. Group CEO of Nas holding, Mr. Bandar Almohanna, commented on this saying: "We have an unwavering commitment to improve our services and performance to achieve the maximum satisfaction from our guests".

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:38

EDF was reportedly unable to identify any existing study evaluating the relative contribution of various sources of the lead in food. Although lead , a naturally occurring element, is found in all parts of our environment, there is no safe level of exposure, according to the U.S.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:46

President Trump's tweets are undermining the legal case for his travel ban, according to a host of legal experts including the husband of top White House aide Kellyanne Conway . Accusing Trump of bias, they said the US President did not take action against those countries due to vested interest, citing his business ties with the Gulf.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:44

Tuesday night , expect mostly clear skies with a low of 58, and n east wind of 3 to7 miles per hour, according to the weather service. Saturday , A chance of showers with thunderstorms. There will likely be enough lingering moisture for a few rain showers. Thursday , Mostly sunny, with a highs into the upper 80's. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

by | June 03, 2017 | 07:23

Osinbajo said this while performing the ground-breaking ceremony of Ayade Industrial Park Calabar as part of his two-day working visit to the state. Osinbajo, who also inaugurated the Calabar Garment Factory in the course of his official visit, described it as a clear way of providing jobs for the unemployed.

by | May 27, 2017 | 10:22

But in 2012 the U.S. Supreme Court struck down life sentences without parole for juveniles. The ruling is based on a 2016 decision by the US Supreme Court. His previous life sentences were without possibility of parole. The brother of one of the victims of the sniper shootings said he was surprised by the decision, but will accept whatever sentence is imposed.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:13

The union has made a decision to bar President Jacob Zuma from addressing its events. "Cosatu's voice in the tripartite alliance is still important because of the political muscle they still have as a functioning organisation", Bezuidenhout said.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:13

To view the full article, register now. Virginia will receive about $777,000 of the settlement, Attorney General Mark R. Herring said. "We will always hold companies accountable for unlawful actions that may jeopardize patient safety", West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said in a statement.

by | May 25, 2017 | 08:09

Well, it turns out some aspects of that quaint idea may actually be true: A new study found eating chocolate could help prevent atrial fibrillation-a condition that causes an irregular heartbeat. Everyone completed a food questionnaire, had health checks and gave other information about their health and lifestyle. These participants were followed for a median of 13.5 years, during which 3346 cases of atrial fibrillation were reported .

by | May 25, 2017 | 08:12

In January, the EPA and California accused Fiat Chrysler of unlawfully using undisclosed software to permit excess diesel emissions in 104,000 USA 2014-2016 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Ram 1500 trucks in a notice of offense. "They can argue all they want the fact that the FCA went after them and Department of Justice (DOJ) is going after them does not look good". Fiat Chrysler vehicles were allowed to skip key emissions tests during Italy's probe into emissions-cheating ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:35

Fred Upton of MI, who helped get an Obamacare repeal through the House, mocked funding for Trump's beloved wall on the U.S. Mexico border, questioining the need for $1.6 billion to pay for it. But it's clear from Mulvaney's comments that the effort is in its early stages. The budget calls for $8.4 billion for mental health care and $1.7 billion for homeless assistance programs, both at the same level that President Barack Obama's administration requested past year.

by | May 23, 2017 | 01:24

According to the New York Times , Trump asked Comey in that meeting to shut down the FBI's investigation into Flynn, a request Comey documented as "part of a paper trail" regarding what he saw as Trump's improper attempts to influence the probe.

by | May 20, 2017 | 01:10

The team, led by Dr. Tina Sundelin , asked 25 university students, who volunteered to participate in the experiment, to have two nights of flawless sleep in a row, before having their picture taken. The team discovered that the strangers successfully identified whether subjects on photos were sleep deprived. The data also demonstrated that they were also less willing to socialise with those who had not slept well.

by | May 17, 2017 | 00:53

A cybersecurity researcher in Britain managed to slow down its spread by activating the software's "kill switch", but there were fears that the cybercriminals would release even more malicious versions. The virus encrypts certain files on the computer and then blackmails the user for money in exchange for the access to the files. And it has potential to create much more damage because it's likely to be lurking on computers in offices around the world that haven't been used since Friday.

by | May 13, 2017 | 02:41

The measure makes Vermont the ninth state to legalize recreational marijuana use among adults and the first to legalize through a legislative process. "I hate losing but we're not losing". Those businesses, along with testing and product manufacturing facilities, would pay an application fee of $5,000 and a $10,000 licensing fee every two years.

by | May 10, 2017 | 03:48

Alderson said the righthander was sent home but declined further comment. He had multiple at-bats in an extended spring training game Saturday in Port St. "There were some moves made last night because we felt this might occur", he said . Someone with Harvey's interest in mind says it was a "communication" issue , but the Mets are fed up either way.

by | May 06, 2017 | 02:39

You can now get your caffeine buzz in the morning from a bagel. Bagels' Boosted Bagels , according to a press release . Next time you wake up in the morning craving a bagel and a caffeine buzz, visit Einstein Bros. Kerry Coyne, Vice President of Einstein Bros. As part of the National Nurses Week campaign, Einstein Bros. But the Espresso Buzz Bagel is the real attention grabber because it has the wheat for speed.

by | May 06, 2017 | 02:32

This week, Nunavut's Department of Health also encouraged Nunavummiut to take time to learn, talk and connect with friends, family and elders about mental health and wellness. There's recognition from the Health Minister that mental health is a huge issue, funding will be allocated from already stretched District Health Boards.

by | April 30, 2017 | 01:49

As mentioned earlier, there will be a lot of energy in the atmosphere before the cold front arrives, so any storms that fire up during the afternoon could very well turn severe. Oklahoma residents in the central and eastern parts of the state should also be on the lookout for flash floods, according to the National Weather Service.

by | April 30, 2017 | 01:42

According to locals, some people survived by swimming towards the bank at their own, while others were helped by police and people that had gathered after the incident. During the meeting, 16,000 small boats have also been identified, which are running illegally across the state. Search operation being carried out after a jetty collapsedat Bhadreswar in West Bengal on Wednesday.

by | April 30, 2017 | 01:34

TUESDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and cool temperatures will be around with a low temperature of 46 degrees. In the Chicago area, even higher levels of rain are possible with severe thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. A high of 20 Celsius with a UV index of 6 or high. Overnight lows will drop to either side of 50 degrees. Wind will shift to the northwest behind the front at speeds of 15 to 25 miles per hour.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:36

Adkins said. "In 2005, only 28 percent of drivers tested positive for drugs after dying in a crash". Traffic fatalities are also on the rise, which has been attributed to an improved economy and more distracted and drugged driving. Marijuana can increase crash risk by 22 to 36 percent, according to studies cited in the report. Hedlund said testing for alcohol is pretty straightforward - an officer looks for signs of drinking and can confirm the presence of alcohol with a breath test.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:31

Make no mistake. April made history, because YouTube tells us her channel is the second most live-viewed ever. You can continue to follow April at the zoo's website . The Animal Adventure Park had previous said that it would take the stream down five days after April's birth. The zoo said earlier this week the number of emails the Animal Adventure Park received from viewers were causing its servers to be bogged down, and interfere with operations.

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:11

And it said that after a raid on MS-13 members in the Bay Area, "city officials seemed more concerned with reassuring illegal immigrants that the raid was unrelated to immigration than with warning other MS-13 members that they were next". Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Both the city and county support legal efforts challenging Trump's executive order on sanctuary cities. The Justice Department ramped up its threat to so-called "sanctuary cities" on Friday: Fork over immigration ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:10

The number of Coloradans participating in the labor force this year has increased 59,200, total employment increased 79,500 and the number of unemployed decreased 20,300. Over the year, Trade, Transportation and Utilities gained 2,400 (+0.4%) jobs. Beijing aims to create more than 11 million jobs this year, 1 million more than last year's target, according to this year's government work report .

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:44

As for India - which is on course to greatly increase its energy demand in coming years as electrification reaches more and more of the country's vast population - it, too, is moving to address climate change. "It's a bad deal for America", Mr Pruitt continued. The White House is expected to announce their decision on the Paris deal at the G-7 meeting in Italy at the end of May.

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:38

There are reports the superstar singer split from her husband of five years shortly after giving birth to their son. Past year the star announced that she was delaying her Unbreakable tour because she and her husband were "planning our family".

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:32

The second-year shortstop, who signed a six-year, $25 million contract with the Sox during spring training, said he draws inspiration from Robinson and in turn wants to inspire children from Chicago. Now 94, Rachel Robinson is traveling from the East Coast to attend the unveiling, along with daughter Sharon and son David . My family watched every movie there was about Jackie Robinson .

by | April 14, 2017 | 15:13

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will call for new sanctions on Russian Federation if it does not cut ties with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad following an escalation of the conflict in Syria, the Times reported Monday. A chemical weapons attack, likely launched by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun on Tuesday, is first and foremost yet another horrific war crime in a country that has been devastated by civil war.

by | April 10, 2017 | 02:24

Let's just hope she doesn't keep us waiting until May or later! The live stream of April and her impending delivery is still a popular attraction on many web sites. In a Facebook post Friday, they expected April to give birth soon, and they would be "shocked" if she went through the weekend without giving birth.

by | April 09, 2017 | 04:15

Although both chambers are keeping a tight lid on spending at a time when tax collections are coming in slow even as the demand for services grows larger. Republicans revisited other issues through the budget bill, such as defunding any state public universities that engage in the trafficking of "aborted baby body parts", a reference to the 2015 controversy over debunked videos that allegedly showed Planned Parenthood employees discussing the sale of body parts.

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:26

Items from the store will be moved to its other NY stores. Ralph Lauren opened the flagship in mid-2014 after signing a lease the year before for a 15-year term that set the yearly rent at $25 million, real estate sources said. The company's margins have also taken a knock as department stores discount heavily to get rid of excess inventory. Ralph Lauren shares fell almost 4 percent Tuesday to $78.22.

by | April 04, 2017 | 04:58

The town of Churu in Rajasthan was the hottest with a temperature of 42.4 degree Celsius. With mercury at 46.5°C, it is more than 7 degrees Celsius above normal for the city. "When the temperature (at Bhira) was reported to be 46.5 degrees Celsius, we realised that something is wrong as no other place nearby recorded so high a temperature", said S G Kamble, divisional in-charge of Regional Meteorological Department at Colaba in Mumbai.

by | April 04, 2017 | 04:54

It was very surprising that when they injected this venom into lab mice, it remained painless. An analysis of the venom found three venom components - a neuropeptide that occurs in cone snail venom, a lipase similar to one from scorpions, and an opioid peptide.

by | April 03, 2017 | 03:15

Ground could still be saturated in some areas, putting some trees at risk in case of strong straight-line wind or tornado activity. Risky severe thunderstorms with tornadoes, large hail and damaging wind gusts will pound the South Sunday-Monday ahead of a strong jet stream disturbance pivoting across the region.