Health Care

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:07

Breast surgeon Ian Paterson, who carried out unnecessary procedures on patients, has been jailed for 15 years at Nottingham Crown Court this afternoon (Wed 31 May). Ten victims testified about surgeries between 1997 and 2011. A freedom of information request by the Press Association revealed that 68 women who underwent a CSM - in which part of the breast was left for cosmetic reasons - by Paterson on the NHS had gone on to develop a recurrence of breast cancer.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:56

The bomb, hidden in a vehicle, exploded outside in an area close to diplomatic embassies, just outside of the German Embassy in Kabul . At the Wazir Akbar Khan hospital a few blocks away, there were scenes of chaos as ambulances brought in wounded and frantic relatives scanned casualty lists and questioned hospital staff for news.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:37

After the Board of Cricket for Control in India (BCCI) chose to invite applications for the coaching role, day by day, things are emerging out in the open, throwing Anil Kumble in a bad light. The BCCI is clear that whatever the decision is, should be taken before the team leaves for the West Indies after the Champions Trophy. One year coaching tenure is a ludicrous thing to do.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:07

DeWine said the companies spent million of dollars to sell the drugs without highlighting the how dangerously addicting they are. DeWine said the companies made false claims including statements such as those who take opiates as prescribed usually do not become addicted.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:41

The location was chosen, in part, for its proximity to rapidly growing southwest neighbourhoods and the city's planned LRT expansion, Notley said. The future of the pipeline, which would almost triple the capacity of an existing line running from Edmonton to Burnaby, is in question given a co-operation agreement between the B.C.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:10

The first mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile Virus in IL have been found in Godfrey. The public is encouraged to wear insect repellent, drain areas with standing water around your home, and report areas with water sitting stagnant for more than a week.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:59

India rode on an all-round show to thrash Bangladesh by 240 runs in an International Cricket Council ( ICC) Champions Trophy warm-up match at The Oval here on Tuesday. South Africa's opening partnership of Quinton de Kock and Hashim Amla strikes fear at the top of the order. "We have to keep improving and that's what we are looking for", adds the opener.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:12

Most states - including Minnesota - experienced significant increases in their rates of Alzheimer's deaths. CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report found that there were 16.5 deaths per 100,000 people in 1999 and 25.4 deaths per 100,000 people in 2014, after accounting for age.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:30

Iraqi security forces and firefighters gather at the site of vehicle bomb attack near a government office in Karkh district in Baghdad , Iraq , May 30, 2017. Last year, also during Ramadan, an IS suicide bomber killed more than 300 people in Karrada in one of deadliest attacks against Iraqi civilians since the 2003 US-led invasion.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:40

She said the win would add weight to the SNP's victory in the Scottish election past year and a vote in the Scottish parliament giving her a fresh mandate to seek a new referendum. As the nation's first minister she has the power to do so under devolution, but said she did not want to do so because her government did not have the power to tackle tax avoidance.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:55

Bale has declared himself fit after recovering from a calf injury, but Isco has excelled while deputising for the Wales global as Madrid claimed their first La Liga title in five years. "All the players have played this season and they have been intelligent decisions of the coach", Ronaldo added. "I'm glad to see he's recovered", he said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:01

A senior United Nations official says treatable diseases like cholera could ravage Yemen this year without an increase in aid and an end to the two-year-old civil war. "Anyone with a heart for children can not let the situation in Yemen continue", he said. Since March 2015, Yemen has been heavily bombarded by Saudi warplanes as part of a brutal campaign against the impoverished country in an attempt to crush the popular Houthi Ansarullah movement and reinstall the former president, Abd ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 15:50

This isn't a third-world country", Sen. The video , recorded by Voice of America's Turkish service, showed security forces brutally kicking and punching protesters before Erdogan emerges from a black Mercedes in the driveway to watch the incident.

by | May 31, 2017 | 16:23

NewsX exclusive sources confirmed on Tuesday that all these reports of rift between Kumble and Kohli are fictional and that the Indian cricket team is firmly behind its gaffer. "Obviously, when you have results come your way, the contribution is from every part of the team". The legendary opener also feels that coach is one who should have a long term vision.

by | May 31, 2017 | 15:56

Jeremy Corbyn is not", she said. "But if you don't vote at this election and if you don't vote for me at this election you risk sleepwalking into the very real danger that Jeremy Corbyn will find himself in the hot seat, in the negotiating chair on your behalf".

by | May 31, 2017 | 15:13

The manifesto said the industry had been "undermined by the United Kingdom government's ideologically-driven cuts to support for renewables". Responding to a question by Sky News' James Matthews, Ms Sturgeon said: "Scotland must have a choice".

by | May 31, 2017 | 16:59

The manifesto said the industry had been "undermined by the United Kingdom government's ideologically-driven cuts to support for renewables". Responding to a question by Sky News' James Matthews, Ms Sturgeon said: "Scotland must have a choice".

by | May 31, 2017 | 15:39

Many countries have joined rescue efforts in Sri Lanka's flood-hit regions as the death toll climbed today to 193. "We have a problem of limited resources to cope with the situation". The meteorological department said the rains ended a prolonged drought that had threatened agriculture as well as hydropower generation. The bad weather has affected 471,542 people and displaced 75,236 others, according to the Disaster Management Center, the central body coordinating relief operations.

by | May 31, 2017 | 15:42

The myth is that New Zealand kick more than any other side in Test rugby. Thus, in a run-out before the squad made the trip down to All Black territory, reporters watched as Mike Gibson, JPR Williams and the Lions' centre and captain, John Dawes, puffed around a pitch in Eastbourne with a 16½st Scotsman slung across them.

by | May 31, 2017 | 14:52

The United Nations agency called for the tobacco industry to compensate for its products that contribute to greenhouse gases blamed for climate change, but gave no estimate of damage. Even as the government slapped a five per cent withholding tax on tobacco , tobacco control activists have criticised the government for 'reducing ' prices of cigarette to that of counterfeit brands in the new budget.

by | May 31, 2017 | 14:28

Rumors of impending shake-ups have come and gone in the Trump White House before. Dubke, 47, who has worked closely with White House press secretary Sean Spicer, served as a behind-the-scenes player helping manage communications strategy and responses to crises such as the firing of James Comey as Federal Bureau of Investigation director, as well as rollout plans for policy and other initiatives.

by | May 31, 2017 | 13:28

McGeechan is the man who introduced Gatland to the Lions, and was quickly impressed by how the Wales coach bought into the Lions mantra. If they lose it, then a 3-0 series whitewash beckons. We asked Martin Johnson about how Steve Hansen's team lean on that and whether the British and Irish Lions can manipulate field position as well .

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:11

Tedros - as he is known, going by his first name - will replace WHO Director General Margaret Chan on July 1. The incoming health chief, who will succeed China's Margaret Chan , was chosen from amongst three nominees presented to the World Health Assembly , along with David Nabarro from the United Kingdom, and Sania Nishtar from Pakistan.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:52

Pakistan is "playing the style or brand that belongs to the 1990s when the game has moved on, so we need a huge lift in that area", head coach Mickey Arthur said . A brief partnership ensued, but that could only help in delaying the inevitable. Karthik hit eight boundaries and a six and, in the process, also sent feelers to the team management that he is also a candidate for a middle-order slot.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:06

Speaking at a news conference after the summit on Thursday night, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said "The decisions we have taken today are the best tools to make sure that NATO continues to deliver". Trump, on his first overseas trip as USA president, on Thursday met with Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission , both of whom have been critical of Trump's remarks in the past.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:02

Trump on Tuesday again attacked Germany for not meeting defense spending targets mandated by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and for its trade relationship with the USA, contending - without any explanation - that "this will change". When Trump was inaugurated in January, Merkel had told the billionaire and former reality TV show star that cooperation would be on the basis of shared democratic values.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:33

Now, with the gradual decline in Pakistan's performance, the Karachi-born Mohammad Bashir has shifted allegiance to the "formidable" Indian team ahead of the marquee ICC Champions Trophy clash later this week. Earlier I wanted Pakistan to win but now it is India . Throughout Pakistan's cricketing history, bowlers have usually guided the team to victories and former fast-bowler Jalaluddin thinks they will once again have an important role to play.

by | May 31, 2017 | 05:38

The European also stresses the need for MONUSCO to be able to exercise its mandate in full and for humanitarian access to the areas affected by the crisis to be guaranteed, and says it remains concerned by the continuing restrictions on the democratic space and fundamental rights, including restrictions on the media and the prohibition of demonstrations.

by | May 31, 2017 | 04:18

Students are recommended to go download the timetable immediately and start preparation so as to sustain the competition of grades. Students will be intimated about their respective exam center soon by the board . The Board will release the official documents and certificates in support of the Uttarakhand Result few days after the declaration of the result. Now the results will be available at 11 AM tomorrow i.e., May 30 in the official website which can be checked by the students using ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 03:46

The move follows controversy over plans for a new National Maternity Hospital in Dublin . In the rift which had concerned the protection of clinical autonomy from the influence of any religious ethos, the former Master of the Coombe Dr Chris Fitzpatrick last month stepped down from the project board in support of former NMH master Dr Peter Boylan's stance against moving the hospital to a site owned by the Catholic Sisters of Charity.

by | May 31, 2017 | 03:39

Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on FIT . Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reissued an "outperform" rating on shares of Fitbit in a research note on Wednesday, February 1st. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of USA and global copyright legislation. The original version of this piece of content can be accessed at ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:23

We've had the H1NI virus, the Zika virus and now Florida has its first cases of the H3N2 virus. It is unclear where the seven cases of "dog flu" occurred in Florida. This is a highly contagious virus. Agriculture officials say if you own a dog and suspect they may be sick with the virus, please call a veterinarian immediately to decrease the chances of it spreading to other animals.

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:26

Much of the debate surrounding Obamacare has focused on how much people pay each month for coverage . CBO predicts the bill will decrease the deficit by $119 billion in 10 years. Sen. John Hoeven (R-N.D.) said the House bill doesn't provide enough money for the pools , which could serve as a backstop for states that want to design their own plans.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:38

Fortaleza Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Lam Research for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $25.59 billion market cap company. The stock was sold at an average price of $150.01, for a total transaction of $3,007,250.47. Equities research analysts anticipate that Lam Research Co.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:14

Maclean said the topsides will be built, as negotiated in 2013, in the Gulf of Mexico. Environmental activists say such reserves should be left in the ground in favour of cleaner energy sources. That initial amount was estimated at 230 million barrels. About 70 per cent of Husky Energy's shares are controlled by Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-Shing.