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West Nile Virus-Related Death Confirmed in Iowa


Bob Lutz, SRHD health officer, said. The West Nile Virus usually does not present symptoms in humans, but one in five people who are infected could develop a fever and other flu-like symptoms. The chickens can also help determine if disease-carrying mosquitoes are present in the area. Those with more severe symptoms-such as severe headache or confusion-should seek medical attention. Read More »

AVMA supports 'Zero by 30' campaign, part of World Rabies Day observance


The research team concluded that the decrease in mortality couldn't be explained by a reduction in deaths due to rabies alone. "However, over the past 20 years, we have shown that vaccination programs can reach enough dogs to eliminate rabies anywhere in the world", said Professor Sarah Cleaveland, founder, Afya Serengeti Project. Read More »

Mom faces possible jail time for not vaccinating her son


I feel backed into a corner", she said. After reading up on vaccinations , Bredow said she decided the best option would be a waiver, which in the state of MI allows parents to opt out of getting their kids certain vaccinations. Court documents indicate that the father of Bredow's son wants the child vaccinated . Until that day comes, Bredow is looking into how she can possibly avoid jail time, but she doesn't appear to be backing down on her anti-vax position. Read More »

Share Rating Recap: Nokia Corp (NOK)

The stock decreased 0.17% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $5.92. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Nokia Corp (NYSE: NOK)'s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $6.36 Billion according to 9 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $6.76 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $5.66 Billion. Read More »

Canadian woman gets eye tattooed and it goes horribly wrong


A Canadian model has lost the sight in her right eye after a tattoo procedure, created to remove the whites of the eye, went badly wrong. Catt Gallinger , a 24-year-old body modification enthusiast from Ottawa, is trying to warn others after getting a " scleral tattoo ", which consists of injecting ink into the white part of the eyeball. Read More »

Red Sox Fall to Astros 12-2


Brad Peacock (13-2) allowed two runs and four hits in five innings, striking out two and walking one as he tried to convince manager A.J. Hinch that he deserves a spot in the postseason rotation. Yuli Gurriel and Cameron Maybin also drove in one run a piece for Houston. Tickets are available for Astros-hosted games one and two, which will take place Thursday, Oct. Read More »

FDA approves new glucose monitoring device


The device is intended for adults 18 years of age an older with diabetes . It even works for 10 days before you have to replace it. Traditionally, diabetes patients measured their glucose levels almost a dozen times a day by pricking their finger tips for blood samples. Read More »

50% corporates suffer from heart disease due to bad air


For individuals who have risk factors for heart disease , which may include high blood pressure and high cholesterol , combining lifestyle changes with medications may help. Wikipedia defines cardiovascular disease (CVD) as a class of diseases that involve the heart or blood vessels. The results also indicated that meditation has the potential to reduce blood pressure; high blood pressure, or hypertension, is a major risk factor for heart disease . Read More »

Washington state AG Bob Ferguson, Seattle sue OxyContin maker over opioid deaths


A spokesman for Purdue Pharma denied the allegations and said the company is deeply troubled by the opioid crisis. He said he would be seeking to force Purdue to pay a "significant" sum for engaging in marketing practices that downplayed the addictiveness of its drugs, allowing it to earn billions of dollars while fuelling the opioid crisis. Read More »

PTC Therapeutics, Inc., (NASDAQ:PTCT)


Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 1.59931, the 3 month is 1.01313, and the 1 month is now 1.00543. 1 have given the stock a Hold rating, 0 as Underperform and 0 as Sell. Among 9 analysts covering PTC Therapeutics (NASDAQ: PTCT ), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Out of rating recommendations 1 have given the stock a Buy while 1 recommend the stock as Outperform. Read More »

Delhi woman abducted, allegedly gang-raped by 23 men in Rajasthan's Bikaner


As per the FIR, the victim is from Delhi's New French Colony, and came to Bikaner in connection with her residential plot near Khatu Shyam ji temple. She further claimed that after the two raped her, they called in more people to join in. According to the FIR filed, the victim was left at the same spot where she was picked from at around 4AM on September 26. Meanwhile, reports say police have also recovered condoms from the spot. Read More »

Homeland Security now says Wisconsin elections not targeted


He adds: "Our notification from DHS last Friday was not only a year late, it also turned out to be bad information". DHS "stands by its assessment that Internet-connected networks in 21 states were the target of Russian government cyber actors seeking vulnerabilities and access to USA election infrastructure", he said . Read More »

Petition seeks removal of Ray Lewis statue over NFL protest


Harbaugh will likely go out with Flacco because they both have been with the team for a long time. Rat bastard. He's setting us up . The normally even-keeled quarterback shot back Wednesday when asked his thoughts on why the offense hasn't played well through three games. Read More »

Checking in on the Levels for Micron Technology (MU)

Street analysts have given views on company stock. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $36. If you are accessing this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States & worldwide copyright legislation. Read More »

Fitbit, Inc. (FIT) Receives Neutral Rating from Dougherty & Co

Citigroup Inc reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a $8.00 price target (down from $10.00) on shares of Fitbit in a report on Friday, December 23rd. In other news, Director Jon Callaghan sold 15,000 shares of Fitbit stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $5.09, for a total transaction of $76,350.00. Read More »

Fayose can't be intimidated, Ekiti govt tells EFCC


I am the Nigeria man to watch out for as we get closer to 2019". It smacks of insensitivity and greed for anyone from the south to declare for the presidency so soon. I know I have haters, they will not die. He says God has destined him to lead Nigeria. . He is guilty of anti-party activities. Abuja - Ayodele Fayose, Ekiti state Governor, Thursday, raised the alarm over the arrest of the state Commissioner for Finance, Chief Toyin Ojo and the State Accountant General, Mrs Yemi Owolabi ... Read More »

US House Republican speaker Ryan opposes protests during anthem


Trump's plan, crafted with Republican leaders in Congress, could be a deal-breaker for GOP House members from NY and New Jersey. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) discussed the tax proposal today on the Senate floor, where he blamed the Obama administration for eight years of sluggish economic growth and a tax code that has left Americans struggling "to get ahead". Read More »

The Inhumans Invade New LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Trailer


The first two episodes have already screened in IMAX theaters globally, bringing in a quite poor box office take of $1.5 million domestically and another $1.3 million internationally. ABC will then air the entirety of the series on the network, with additional exclusive content that can only been seen on ABC . Now they must find a way to reunite with each other and return to their home before their way of life is destroyed forever. Read More »

Indiana Woman Tries To Kill Baby With Contaminated Milk


A forensic toxicologist later determined the bottle contained nine crushed capsules of Excedrin, which could prove lethal for an adult, PEOPLE reported . She immediately went on to check the bottles in the refrigerator and found one darker than the other with some residue settled in it. One of the text messages included a photo of a mortar and pestle with a white powder. Read More »

Over 500000 Rohingya Muslims cross from Rakhine into Bangladesh


United Nations aid personnel were forced to leave Rakhine when the military began a crackdown on Rohingya militants behind attacks on security personnel. Police in Bangladesh say an estimated 120 Rohingya have drowned trying to reach the country's shores in small fishing boats that coastguards say are woefully inadequate for the rough seas, many of them children unable to swim. Read More »

Raphael Varane Signs New Five-year Contract With Real Madrid


Varane - who joined the club from Lens back in 2011 - has established himself as key member in the starting XI alongside Sergio Ramos in the heart of the defence. Among these, Manchester United have been the most heavily linked club over the years, particularly under Jose Mourinho , who is a huge admirer of the player. Read More »

Goa Court Charges Tarun Tejpal With Rape Of Colleague


The former editor pleaded not guilty. Tejpal, former editor-in-chief of Tehelka magazine, is facing charges under IPC sections 341 (wrongful restraint), 342 (wrongful confinement), 376 (rape) and 354-B (criminal assault with intent to disrobe a woman). Read More »

Aamir Khan to have first screening of Secret Superstar in Baroda


Talking about Aamir's character, the " Dangal " actor Zaira Wasim , who will be seen playing another lead role in the movie as Insia, mentions about the "PK" actor weird shoes and jeans, that he will be seen wearing in the movie. We had a great time designing this look for him". "Such characters are not written on a daily basis". To give a further glimpse into his quirky character of music composer, Shakti Kumarr, Aamir Khan took to Twitter to release a making video of his character from ... Read More »

GSA Capital Partners LLP Lowers Stake in Extended Stay America, Inc. (STAY)

The company has market cap of $849.73 million. It is down 0.00% since September 27, 2016 and is. About 483,862 shares traded. It has outperformed by 19.66% the S&P500. 168,486 shares or 83.25% less from 1.01 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. However, the institutional investors are observed to own - of the total shares. Read More »

Flu season: When should you get vaccinated?


S. You've probably noticed that the annual flu shot isn't 100 percent effective - not just because of the differences in virus strains attacking us, but also based on the person getting the shot and whether they develop a strong protective immune response. Read More »

Rescued Kerala priest meets PM Modi, Swaraj


Union minister of state for tourism Alphons Kannanthanam received Uzhunnallil at Indira Gandhi International Airport. According to the Catholic Church, after meeting the PM and the EAM, Tom will fly to Bengaluru to spend a few days with the Salesians Congregation, to which he belongs, and will attend a bishops' conference and share his experience with them. Read More »

Nigeria to withdraw its membership of 90 world organisations


Stressing that Nigeria has been paying $70 million annually on membership subscriptions, she said there was no need allowing subscription to accumulate in organizations that are not necessary to Nigeria's developmental aspirations. Adeosun maintained that the country needed to tighten up the procedures of committing it to any form of subscriptions or donations to worldwide organisations. Read More »

SC committed to protecting 2022 workers' rights


The Human Rights Watch (HRW ) has slammed the failure of World Cup 2022 host Qatar to protect 800,000 foreign construction laborers from the country's extremely high temperature and called for investigation into the large number of worker deaths due to scorching heat. Read More »