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FDA Approves First Contact Lens That Are Colour-Adapted to Light

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that as of 2014, more than 40 million Americans were contact lens wearers. "Many patients with diabetes are not adequately screened for diabetic retinopathy since about 50 percent of them do not see their eye doctor on a yearly basis", Eydelman said, noting that early detection is important for managing care. Read More »

British Facebook users notified about what happened to their data

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ZUCKERBERG: Yes. There may be some data that is necessary to provide the service that we do, but I don't have that, sitting here today, so that's something that I would want to follow up with you on. But he said his company "can do a better job of explaining how advertising works". "Hopefully that will dispel a lot of what I've been hearing", said Peters, before moving on with his questioning. Read More »

SC fails to adopt resolutions on chem-weapons use in Syria

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Days after alleged chemical weapons attack in the Damascus suburb of Douma, the United Nations Security Council failed to adopt two competing resolutions that would have established a mechanism to investigate use of such weapons in Syria, as well as another concerning a fact-finding mission in the war-torn country. Read More »

Rain stops play in Jaipur, Rajasthan Royals 153/5

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You can also follow our live blog for ball-by-ball updates and analysis on cricketnext.com.Both Royals and Daredevils were outplayed in their opening games and will be itching to bounce back. Important to get the combinations right and hopefully we can do it. Delhi Daredevils: Colin Munro, Gautam Gambhir (capt), Shreyas Iyer, Vijay Shankar, Rishabh Pant (wk), Glenn Maxwell, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Shahbaz Nadeem, Trent Boult , Mohammed Shami. Read More »

Imran promises FATA-KP merger if PTI forms govt in Islamabad

Khan said that after coming into power in the upcoming election, the first thing his party will ensure would be the merger of FATA with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. He said the tribal people have various grievances that need urgent attention. The Chairman PTI said they had formed a Committee which forwarded recommendations for reforms in FATA. Read More »

Australian jailed for fake cancer scam

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One of Dickenson's victims had just been discharged from hospital after undergoing his own cancer treatment when he was duped into transferring $10,000 to her for "urgent treatment" in March, 2013, the court heard. Lindsay said that Dickenson's conduct was less severe compared to Gibson's. The scam was discovered when one donor informed the police of suspicions regarding Dickenson after seeing Facebook photos of Dickenson. Read More »

Alzheimers gene neutralised in human brain for first time

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In their findings, published in the Nature Medicine journal, the researchers found that human brains that possess even one copy of apoE4 are over twice as likely to eventually develop Alzheimer's disease within their lifetime. The researchers confirmed that, in human neurons, the misshapen apoE4 protein can not function properly and is broken down into disease-causing fragments in the cells. Read More »

Bengaluru missing anthropologist found

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Her father said in the complaint that Atreyee had not returned home after leaving her home the previous day at 9 pm. She was last seen at a hotel in Whitefield in the city. Atreyee had reportedly gone incommunicado while in Toronto and was seemingly upset after her return from there. The police have stated that since she is not carrying her phone, she has not left behind a digital footprint. Read More »

Koch Industries Inc. Buys Shares of 2045 Assurant (NYSE:AIZ)

The company has market cap of $4.71 billion. The stock decreased 0.40% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $7.44. About 266,097 shares traded. Caxton Associate LP invested in 110,000 shares. Assurant Inc float short is 1.88%. (NYSE:AIZ) for 155,800 shares. (NYSE:AIZ) for 4,036 shares. Cornerstone Advisors holds 0% in Assurant , Inc. Read More »

Avenal Police search for homicide suspect

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She had been working in sales for a healthcare company in Scottsdale. Police have not been able to find any link between Feldman and Mitcham, Assistant Chief Scott Popp said at an afternoon news conference in Scottsdale. How did it happen? It was then compared to the state database. Scottsdale PD found a DNA sample at the scene and worked with the Arizona Department of Public Safety to match familial DNA and identify Mitcham as the suspect, DPS Directory Frank Milstead said. Read More »

Indian Missiles Evince Interest: Nirmala Sitharaman

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Several countries have shown interest in the Indian missiles like Vietnam evincing keen interest on the supersonic Bramhos missile, which is being jointly manufactured by Indian and Russian Federation. The NDA government has made indigenisation of weapons manufacturing a key priority with the aim of making India a defence hardware production hub and cut imports. Read More »

Security Council deadlocks again on Syria chemical attacks

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Today's meeting marked the twelfth time Russian Federation has used its veto to block Council action on Syria. The US President Donald Trump and Western allies are discussing possible military action to punish the Syrian government for the suspected poison gas attack. Read More »

Traumatic Brain Injuries — HEALTH REPORT

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Dementia affects up to 55,000 people in Ireland and Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia, accounting for 60-70 per cent of all cases. TBIs occur when a bump or blow to the head disrupts the normal function of the brain - for example in falls, ... Dr Adrian Cohen founder of HeadSafe says this study should act as a wake-up call to sporting organisations, who must do better at recognising concussion and minimising a players risk by keeping them off the field until the brain ... Read More »

Giant Food to expand footprint in Pennsylvania

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In 2019, Giant will enter two new communities - East Stroudsburg and Walnutport - with brand new stores. The supermarket chain announced it will open a store at the site of the former Kmart store in East Stroudsburg. When the new fuel stations are completed this year, the banner will operate a total of 103 fuel stations. Meanwhile, Giant has continued to invest in Beer & Wine Eateries since 2011, now operating 59 of the establishments in Pennsylvania. Read More »

WNY Student group hold town hall forum on gun violence and reform

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Although they don't see another rally in the near future, Heather said the students are now looking to organizations for support. That's just a few of the many suggestions tossed along to these lawmakers on Saturday and they responded with ideas that included expanding stricter background checks, increasing awareness of gun violence, the decision on whether to ban automatic weapons and even taking a look at the certification to purchase a gun among many other suggestions. Read More »

Rival resolutions fail on Syria chemical weapons probe

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U.S President Donald Trump warned on Monday of a quick and forceful response to the reported killing of at least 60 people in an alleged chemical attack in the Syrian town of Douma . Russian Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia accused the United States of "planting this resolution" as a "pretext" to justify action against the Syrian regime. Read More »

Death notices for April 11, 2018

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She was born March 22, 1921, in Wilton Junction, Iowa, to Herman and Blanche Lenker Kretschmar. She was a kind and giving person who was always the life of the party. Her remains will be removed from her home 31 Glenhead Road, Ballykelly on Wednesday at 2 pm for interment in Enagh Cemetery, Limavady. The family would like to send a special thanks to the staff and friends at Cribbs Assisted Living of Wesbury United Methodist Community in Meadville. Read More »

Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) recently sold by insider Upchurch W Howard Jr

Based on an average daily volume of 4,978,649 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is now 12.9 days. Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) has declined 15.07% since April 10, 2017 and is downtrending. (NYSE: HBI ) for 229,332 shares. FBR & Co set a $39.00 target price on shares of Hanesbrands and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Sunday, October 30th. Read More »

Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Gives a Face-Lift on Volatility Measure and Performance

Hallmark Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Amgen Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $121.16 billion market cap company. Co. reduced its stake in shares of Amgen Inc . The Basic Materials stock ( Enbridge Inc .) created a change of 0.83% from opening and finally closed its business at 31.62 by making a change of 1.25% on 09-04-2018. Read More »

The Cure plan to record new music, says Robert Smith

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Other newly confirmed Meltdown acts include Death Cab For Cutie , Low, Loop, Moon Duo, Frightened Rabbit , Suzanne Vega , Black Moth Super Rainbow, God Is An Astronaut , Maybeshewill and the United Kingdom premiere of Liminal , an immersive live sound experience performed by Sigur Ros singer Jónsi . Read More »

Gas Prices Rise 1.4 Cents In Chattanooga

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MA drivers are paying an average of 33 cents more per gallon for gasoline than this time past year, according to AAA Northeast. Las Vegas- $3.03/g, up 3.6 cents per gallon from last week's $2.99/g. Prices were still 21.6 cents higher than this time past year in Arkansas and 9.6 cents higher per gallon than this time last month. Oil prices have been higher than usual due to concerns of a possible trade war between the USA and China, according to Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis ... Read More »

Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NTLA) Trading at $21.49 after Raise

Finally, Barclays boosted their price objective on Intellia Therapeutics from $33.00 to $46.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a report on Wednesday, March 7th. Comparatively, the company has a Gross margin 0%. Return on assets (ROA) results to -23.10%. A company that manages their assets well will have a high return, while if manages their assets poorly will have a low return. Read More »

Theresa May Declares '£75m Drive' to Improve Treatment of Prostate Cancer

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Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in the United Kingdom, and recent figures showed the number of men dying from prostate cancer had overtaken female deaths from breast cancer for the first time. In the United Kingdom, about one in eight men will get prostate cancer at some point in their lives. The biggest issue in prostate cancer is establishing which men have a form that will rapidly grow and could be lethal and which have a slow-growing tumour that may not affect their ... Read More »

Things In The "Mean Girls" Musical That Aren't From The Movie

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As it turns out, though, not all remakes are destined to fail, and Mean Girls the musical is one of those exceptions. Producer Sonia Friedman has hinted at a potential West End transfer for her latest blockbuster musical, the Broadway adaptation of Tina Fey's 2004 comedy film, Mean Girls . Read More »

Baby wipes 'cause' food allergies? What you need to know

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It investigates a possible skin-based explanation for babies developing allergies to foods they haven't consumed. It found that exposure to dust and allergens on the skin could eventually trigger allergic reactions, and that anything that breaks down the skin's natural barriers - like the soap in baby wipes - might have an influence. Read More »

AbbVie (ABBV) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.11

Middleton & Co Inc, which manages about $602.39 million and $595.88M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Gilead Sciences Inc (NASDAQ:GILD) by 32,752 shares to 70,656 shares, valued at $5.06M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. (NYSE: ABBV ). Cornerstone Capital invested in 196,068 shares. Two Sigma Securities Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.01% in AbbVie Inc . Gamco Et Al reported 0.01% stake. Read More »

Rx Summit 18: Surgeon general underlines value of naloxone

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The US surgeon general emphasized anyone can access and administer naloxone, a drug that reverses opioid overdoses , less than a week after issuing an advisory urging people to carry the medication. We're seeing similar HIV and hepatitis C outbreaks popping up and it is why communities need to have a conversation. Other communities, such as Charleston, West Virginia, are pushing against such measures amid complaints about cost and repeated emergency overdose calls draining resources. Read More »

IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad crush RR by 9 wickets

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Both the teams are likely to miss the services of their regular captains- Steve Smith for RR and David Warner for SRH. The both were rolled out of the IPL by the BCCI from taking part in the tournament . England's opening batsman Alex Hales is quite well-prepared to pick fast runs. Leg-spinner Rashid Khan (1-23) further jolted them when he clean-bowled Buttler off a googly. Read More »

One bad night's sleep may increase levels of Alzheimer's protein

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The authors suggest that the hippocampus and thalamus have been shown to play a major role in irregular mood disorders, and the rise in amyloid-beta following sleep deprivation could explain these acute mood changes. Researchers discovered lack of sleep increased the beta-amyloid protein in the brain by 5% in 20 participants. Human studies so far have relied on self-reported sleep patterns, which are less reliable because it's hard for anyone to know exactly how much shut-eye they got on ... Read More »

Indigo offloads Bengaluru man after he complains about mosquitoes

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India's biggest airline by market share, however, said Rai was offloaded because of his "unruly behaviour". A heart surgeon from Bengaluru, Dr Saurabh Rai , was forcibly offloaded from IndiGo flight 6E 541 at Lucknow Airport last Tuesday evening by the airline staff after he complained of mosquitoes inside the aircraft. Read More »

United States budget deficit to balloon on Republican tax cuts -CBO

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Burnett pointed out that in 2009, CBO said the national debt would reach 68 percent of the gross domestic product by 2019. More speculatively, higher wages and less competition in the labor force could actually raise the fertility rate among Americans, ultimately contributing to a larger labor force than the CBO now expects. Read More »

San Diego's Flu Season Still Going Strong; Hepatitis A Outbreak Not Over

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Although he couldn't specify how many patients presented definite flu symptoms, Dr Khan said a number of calls were made to Dial A Home Doctor where he detected possible flu symptoms. As of the week ending March 31 , 2018, the Division of Public Health has confirmed 8,182 cases of the flu for the season, and 34 flu-related deaths. Read More »

PM to lay foundation stone for NH-2 stretch in Bihar today

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Prime Minister will also unveil several development projects on this occasion. Swachhagrahis are foot soldiers and motivators who work to implement community approaches to sanitation at the village level. With a speed of 120 km/hr, the high-speed all-electric locomotive will reduce the congestion faced by Indian railways. All chief ministers and senior officials have been invited to the function. Read More »

Alaska Airlines Ranked Highest In 2018 Airline Quality Rating

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But data from the annual Airline Quality Rating study by the W. Frank Barton School of Business at Wichita State University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University concluded that in 2017, the airline industry performed better than it has since the study began in 1991. Read More »