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PDP will reclaim its prime position in 2019 - Jonathan

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Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, said on Saturday the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has recovered and returned to restore vibrancy and integrity to Nigeria's democracy. We will assume this mistake will be allowing the opposition party sweeping victory across the country's political clime. Another issues for treatment was the issues concerning some states in the South West zone, especially in Osun, Lagos and Ogun. Read More »

New mother sues hospital after suffocating baby

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Monica Thompson , 42, says she was " still drowsy and groggy " from drugs given to her three days after her C-section when her tiny son Jacob was brought into her hospital room in the middle of the night to breastfeed in August 2012. "This was a tragic event and our thoughts and prayers continue to be with the family", Portland Adventist Medical Center said in a statement to CNN . Read More »

Fort Myers eye doctor issues solar eclipse warning

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The AAS recognizes that bogus pair of solar viewers have been " flooding the market". The museum also plans to open its new " Buffalo in Space " science studio to coincide with the August 21 Great American Solar Eclipse. "Some of the sun's radiation cannot be seen at all so someone looking at the eclipse without aid could be injured before they realize it", Schmude said. Read More »

High-risk alcohol use has increased significantly since 2002, study finds

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The United States has a serious drinking problem. The study, sponsored by a federal agency for alcohol research, examined how drinking patterns changed between 2002 and 2013, based on in-person surveys of tens of thousands of USA adults. Among women, it rose about 58 percent; among older adults, it rose 65 percent. The economic costs of excessive alcohol consumption in 2010 were estimated at $249 billion, according to the JAMA Psychiatry study. Read More »

Norovirus Outbreak Affects 30 Persons at Official Team Hotel

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In addition, Athletics Ireland said the country's remaining competitors who've yet to arrive in London will be put in alternative accommodations. " According to IAAF medics I am apparently suffering from food poisoning which has affected several other athletes in the athletes' hotel", Makwala wrote on his Facebook page late on Monday. Read More »

Dipak Mishra Appointed As Next Chief Justice Of India

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He became the chief justice of Patna High Court in 2009 and of Delhi High Court in 2010. His tenure as the 45th Chief Justice of India will last for 14 months until he retires on October 2018. Enrolled at the Bar in February 1977 and having practised at the Orissa HC and the Service Tribunal for nearly 19 years, he began his judicial career as an additional judge of the Orissa HC in 1996. Read More »

Hot Stocks Now:AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN)

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It has a 48.43 P/E ratio. The Company provides clients with long-term insurance and savings, general and health insurance, and fund management services and products. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Bank of America on Tuesday, June 7. The firm has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, February 11. Read More »

US Fighters Now Control Half Of ISIS Capital, Hit 'Stiffer Resistance'

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But district by district, the city is now emptying out as US -backed forces inch their way through the extremist group's self-proclaimed capital in Syria. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the Cilvegozu crossing in southern Turkey would remain open for food, medicine and some supplies to go across. Turkey's Cilvegozu stands across from the Bab al-Hawa in Syria's Idlib province. Read More »

Scott's fruit cake found 'almost edible' 106 years later

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They think it probably belonged to British explorer Robert Falcon Scott, and since he died in 1912, that would make it well over a hundred years old. Images of the fruitcake, as well as details about it and the restoration process, were published by the Antarctic Heritage Fund . Read More »

FDA: 5 deaths tied to weight-loss balloon treatments

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Four of the patients received an Orbera Intragastric Balloon System made by Apollo Endosurgery; while one of the patients received a ReShape Integrated Dual Balloon System developed by ReShape Medical Inc. Most of the adverse events involve Obera, which uses saline to fill a single stomach balloon, as opposed to the ReShape system that uses 2 balloons filled with saline and a blue due. Read More »

Amazon's U.S. ticket sales talks stall over customer data

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Amazon.com Inc is seeking to partner with USA venue owners to sell event tickets, four sources have told Reuters , a move that could loosen Ticketmaster's powerful grip on the lucrative ticketing business. In an attempt to give itself an opening, Amazon has reportedly "offered to write sponsorship checks worth millions of dollars to the venues" according to one of Reuters' sources. Read More »

Trump Says He Intends To Declare Opioid Crisis National Emergency

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President Donald Trump, flanked by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price , attends an opioid-related briefing at Trump's golf estate in Bedminster, New Jersey on August 8, 2017. It could also put pressure on Congress to provide more funding. The current drug crisis began in part as doctors sought to tackle another major medical problem: 100 million USA adults suffer from chronic pain. Read More »

Legal & General Group Plc 20.1% Potential Decrease Indicated by Macquarie

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The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Monday, October 5 with "Underweight". They now have a "neutral" rating on the stock. The company was maintained on Wednesday, April 6 by Barclays Capital. GBX 757.48's average target is 21.99% above currents GBX 620.95 stock price. On Thursday, August 6 the stock rating was maintained by Numis Securities with "Reduce". Read More »

Scientists edit pig genome with goal of human organ transplants

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According to Dr. David Klassen, Chief Medical Officer at the United Network for Organ Sharing , past year saw 33,600 organ transplants, with another 116,800 people listed on various lists waiting for sutiable organs. The viruses could then be transmitted to other cells not exposed to pig tissue. Experiments showed pig cells could infect human cells with Pervs in the lab. Read More »

United States stocks close lower after President Trump's remarks to North Korea

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Analysts put the share price fall down to slowing growth in the second quarter, with shares slipping more than 7% or 24.7p to 305.9p. Oil also regained momentum as data pointed to declining US inventories. At least six B-1B bombers are now at the base, which is located some 3,200km from North Korea , NBC reports. Earlier in the day, Calvo said he contacted the White House. Read More »

New research suggests this vitamin could help prevent miscarriages

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Lead researcher Sally Dunwoodie who is a developmental geneticist, said it was the first time NAD deficiency has been associated with birth defects. Professor Roberts says the study does not mean that taking niacin/vitamin B3 in pregnancy prevents birth defects. This is the kind of birth defect that could be prevented in the future by women taking vitamin B3. Read More »

Arkansas highway shut down for 4 hours over a frozen pizza spill

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The good news - aside from the pizza - is that no one was hurt in the accident. Highway officials shut down westbound lanes of a cross-country interstate for four hours so crews could pick up pizza. As of 5:40 p.m., the department said all lanes on I-30 were opened. The 1 p.m. spill tied up traffic in both directions for miles, reports The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Read More »

Light to Pakistan's lepers, Dr Ruth Pfau passes away in Karachi

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Here is how people reacted to her demise news on Twitter. "We are proud of her exemplary services and she will remain in our hearts as a shining symbol in times ahead", according to the statement by the PM office. "She came to Pakistan 56 years ago and spent her life looking after the diseased and dispossessed", Sen. She was only 29 when she came to the nation. Read More »

Collin County Reports First Human West Nile Case of the Year

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Since then there have been four human cases - all in the Okanagan. "Finding mosquitoes that are carrying West Nile Virus isn't surprising, in fact this is about the time we expect to start finding adult mosquitoes that test positive", said Steve Tomé, a vector-borne disease field technician with the health unit. Read More »

Marijuana users 3 times more likely to die from hypertension

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Participants were asked whether they had ever used marijuana . The participants who answered "yes" were considered under the list of marijuana users. When it comes to heart health, is marijuana any safer for you than tobacco? Marijuana use is associated with a three-fold risk of death from hypertension, warns new research. Read More »

What if we enter Sikkim or Kashmir? asks China

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The mountainous frontier between Bhutan and China is hard to define. "China's actions in the tri-junction is therefore a matter of concern since we haven't had any dialogue in this regard". The Chinese incursion into Bhutan coincided with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi ?s visit to the White House , probably a deliberate move by Beijing, he wrote." Washington should have its diplomacy at the ready. Read More »

Mylan cuts forecasts on delays in new drugs, weak prices

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The Hertfordshire-based company said the decision had been taken in view of the uncertain United States regulatory environment. Looking ahead, we continue to have great confidence in our underlying business in every region and the opportunities we have for long-term growth. Read More »

Those fancy Moscow mule copper mugs might be slowly poisoning you

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Recently, Iowa adopted the Food and Drug Administration's food code , which prohibits copper from coming into direct contacts with acidic foods with a pH below 6.0, like vinegar, fruit juice or wine. Copper is commonly used for kitchenware like pots and pans, but it can be unsafe. The US National Library of Medicine notes , "large amounts of copper from unlined cookware can cause nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea". Read More »

Florida mother with dead daughter crashes truck on way to Buffalo

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According to The West Virginia State Police, Erica Newsome crashed her vehicle on a road near the West Virginia and Virginia state line on Sunday. Newsome drove some 700 miles with her daughter's body in the vehicle, and planned to drive all the way to Buffalo , New York where the girl's father lives. Read More »

Death of one of the few orang-utans have learned sign language

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Chantek, a male orangutan who lived at a zoo in Atlanta , was one of the first apes to successfully learn American Sign Language. According to the Atlanta Zoo, Chantek, a male orangutan taught by a trainee who cares for him like a child, whose health is thought to be deteriorating due to heart disease. Read More »

Shia Wakf Board's affidavit 'god sent', says Swamy

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In February 2017, the Supreme Court had also allowed Swamy to intervene in the pending matters relating to the Ayodhya title dispute with his plea seeking construction of Ram temple at the site of demolished disputed structure. It said that Shia Central Waqf Boards nominee and a representative each from Nirmohi Akhara and Hindu sect shall make suggestions and proposals for amicable settlement before the committee. Read More »