Medical

by | May 26, 2018 | 01:35

But when the cessation aids were coupled with cold hard cash the success rates tripled. Researchers tested the methods on people who hadn't been planning to give up smoking . Scott Halpern. Almost all e-cigarettes contain nicotine, which can harm brain development as teens grow. Additional results of the study showed that the overall costs of the programs per participant who remained smoke-free for at least six months was lower in the financial incentives groups than in either the free ...

by | May 26, 2018 | 01:25

An expert team from the National Centre for Disease-Control (NCDC), including its director, Dr Sujeet Kumar Singh and head of epidemiology, Dr S.K. Jain, and a high-level team from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) are already in Kerala to take stock of the situation.

by | May 25, 2018 | 21:50

Katie Dehart is excited that her baby boy teething , but admits it's not always easy. They're concerned about an ingredient - the drug benzocaine . In 2012, Health Canada asked companies to add new risk statements to the packaging and labelling of licensed benzocaine products (except lozenges) to warn of what it called a very rare but serious blood condition known as methemoglobinemia that can affect people with sensitivities.

by | May 25, 2018 | 12:28

The company was hit with sanctions on April 6 when the US Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) put Oleg Deripaska, an oligarch with close ties to the Russian Government and a controlling stake in Rusal , on its Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list.

by | May 24, 2018 | 03:37

In 2017, a woeful 6-1 loss in Barcelona saw PSG surrender a 4-0 first leg lead in an incredible last-16 meltdown. A formal recommendation to the board was supported by a 100-page dossier with a great degree of background information. One of the complaints from supporters was the lack of quality in the current squad. However, Emery says he intends to make Arsenal more competitive, both at home and overseas.

by | May 23, 2018 | 20:12

In a statement provided to the New York Times , the Washington County Sheriff's said that it wasn't using Amazon's facial recognition system for real-time tracking or with footage from body cameras - only to identify suspects in criminal investigations.

by | May 23, 2018 | 20:09

They began to message each other frequently until R. Kelly flew her to one of his shows in NY. After months of remaining in contact, Rodgers says that Kelly flew her to NY for one of his concerts. "And he was like, 'You know, you just look about 14, 15 or 16'". Rodgers believes Kelly was preparing her to join a group of women she alleges he lives and travels with.

by | May 23, 2018 | 19:53

So we're getting wickets in the front, Deepak Chahar is also swinging the ball. Different players all the time. Du Plessis' innings proved to be a match-winning one as he defied some good bowling by Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Rashid Khan. "We did that. Obviously it is very tough to swallow because we certainly back our death bowling to close games out for us from that point, but we have been on the right side of a number of those results throughout in this league and today wasn't to be".

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:55

Trump had talked to her and "was being super nice", Gates told the audience . "It was actually kind of scary how much he knew about my daughter's appearance", Gates said, looking slightly uncomfortable. "Clearly he had been driven away, but he wanted to make a grand entrance in a helicopter". HPV (human papilloma virus) is a sexually-transmitted disease that affects the skins and moist membrane, according to the NHS .

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:44

It is "absolutely a dire scene in terms of infrastructure" as medical teams try to contain the outbreak in a region with poor water and sanitation, few paved roads and little electricity, he said. Patta also reports that a crucial difference between the two outbreaks is the speed at which worldwide agencies have responded. "As if that was not enough, upon his return to Nigeria, instead of summoning an emergency meeting of critical stakeholders to find solution to the problem, Mr.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:31

Previous reports of the disease had all been in remote areas where Ebola might spread be more easily contained. The WHO said on Thursday that an Ebola case had been confirmed in Mbandaka , a city in the northwest of the country with a population of around a million.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:18

Two city beaches will be able to fly the Blue Flag this summer. The beach has also been handed a Seaside Award from Keep Britain Tidy , one of 125 beaches in the country to do so. Unclean water, litter and dog mess were given as the top reasons in the study carried out by Keep Britain Tidy. "It's fantastic to see that Ingoldmells has also achieved Blue Flag status, meaning that nearly all the beaches in our District have been given the Award".

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:18

Diesel prices are now Rs66.57 in New Delhi , Rs69.11 in Kolkata, Rs70.88 in Mumbai and Rs70.25 in Chennai today. According to the website of Indian Oil Corporation , petrol price in Delhi is at Rs 75.10 per litre on Wednesday and Rs 82.94 per litre in Mumbai .

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:58

Reports have further stated that over 40 people have been infected, while 23 have died so far. He said authorities would intensify population tracing at all air, river and road routes out of the city. The WHO has also exported over 4000 doses of experimental vaccine to affected areas in Congo, with more aid expected soon, said the report. Two brothers in Mbandaka who recently visited the outbreak's starting point in Bikoro town are probable cases, with samples awaiting laboratory confirmation.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:43

Barnier said the "two key points where there is a risk of failure" is the Irish issue, and the governance of any future Brexit deal, which Britain says must be out of the hands of the EU's top court. The deal could include regular British-EU foreign policy talks, cooperation on military and aid missions, cooperation on defence projects and intelligence sharing, Barnier said.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:22

The votes in the Kurdish provinces of Dohuk and Kirkuk are still to be counted, but their results will not affect al-Sadr's victory. The results there, which may be delayed due to tensions between local parties, will not affect Sadr's standing.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:19

Three Girls was the victor in the miniseries category, and Molly Windsor took home the performance win for leading actress for Three Girls . Line Of Duty ( BBC One), Peaky Blinders ( BBC Two ), and The End Of The F***ing World (All4) are up alongside The Crown for drama series .

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:13

The research, published in the Nature Chemistry journal today, states the latest step to combat the common cold . Despite being so widespread, the common cold has consistently eluded effective medical treatment, both because of the vast number of viruses that cause it-more than 150 strains of rhinovirus infect humans-and because these pathogens are particularly fast-evolving.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:14

In total, there were 75,560 cases in 2017, representing a 16 percent increase from the year before, making the rate 190.5 cases per 100,000 Californians. The most reported STD was chlamydia, with 218,710 cases reported in 2017. Dr Heidi Bauer, chief of the state health department's STD Control Branch, agreed that budget issues are part of the problem.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:11

Of the top 25 cities for opioid abuse, four are in Texas - Texarkana, Amarillo, Odessa and Longview. Hundreds of similar lawsuits have been filed against drug manufacturers and distributors. But it also prompted complaints from some critics of Paxton that the state hasn't done more. One Nevadan dies on average each day from drug overdose, Laxalt said.