Leitrim men called on to "make the difference" this Movember

Researchers found that despite the considerable time the fathers in the study spent on the internet hunting down information on pregnancy and parenting, most said the information was not tailored to them. Movember kicked off on Wednesday, encouraging... More..

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Liberia's Supreme Court halts presidential run-off over fraud allegations
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Liberia's Supreme Court halts presidential run-off over fraud allegations

Liberia's Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a temporary halt to preparations for next week's runoff presidential election as it awaits a hearing on alleged voting irregularities. The election is meant to usher...More..

Company will give non-smoking employees 6 extra days off
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Company will give non-smoking employees 6 extra days off

According to the World Health Organisation, 21.7 percent of Japanese adults smoke , and that figure is much higher among males and older generations. This made the smoking break time last about 15 minutes. ...More..

PIA forgets dead bodies at NY airport
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

PIA forgets dead bodies at NY airport

Of the two forgotten bodies, one is now being buried in a graveyard in Maryland, and the other will be flown to Pakistan via Etihad Airways, as per the relevant families' consent. Meanwhile, PIA spokesman said ...More..

Altria Group (NYSE:MO) Quarterly EPS Review
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Altria Group (NYSE:MO) Quarterly EPS Review

That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of MO. Altria Group, Inc is a holding company. 5,000 Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) shares with value of $361,725 were sold by MUNOZ GEORG...More..

New Report Ranks Hospital Safety, Valley Gets Mixed Grades
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

New Report Ranks Hospital Safety, Valley Gets Mixed Grades

Blue Ribbon National Expert Panel developed the guidelines for the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade . In Bakersfield Adventist Health got an "A", with Memorial, Mercy Southwest and Kern Medical earning "C" gra...More..

Dad Gives Newborn A Touching Pep Talk During Vaccines
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Dad Gives Newborn A Touching Pep Talk During Vaccines

He also tells him to "stay strong", before finally comforting his little man with "they did you wrong... they did you wrong, man!" when the ordeal is over. 'I know he felt the love because his daddy was there'....More..

Premature Birth Rate Increases For Second Straight Year In US
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Premature Birth Rate Increases For Second Straight Year In US

The nation received a "C" grade after preterm birth rates increased for the second year in a row. Overall, the United States earned a "C" for a premature birth rate of 9.8 percent. "This is an unacceptable tr...More..

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)- Investment Doubling Stocks on Cards
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)- Investment Doubling Stocks on Cards

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc . We are also upbeat about Walgreens Boots' "Next Chapter plan' focused on a multi-faceted cost-reduction initiative through fiscal 2017". Noting its average daily volume at 1.11 m...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

USA to vote 'no' on United Nations resolution condemning Cuba embargo

The move is the latest sign of worsening relations between the US and Cuba as President Trump moves away from former President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaTrump picks interim replacement to lead IRS Trump h...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

'Anne Frank' High-Speed Train Draws Criticism Over Echo Of Nazi Deportations

Jury member Prof Gisela Mettele said there was "impressive diversity" in the many famous names suggested by the public. "The (train's) naming is controversial", the Anne Frank Foundation said of the plans by ...More..

What We're Reading: Soy Health Claims; Opioid Accountability; Keeping the Weight Off
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

What We're Reading: Soy Health Claims; Opioid Accountability; Keeping the Weight Off

For the uninitiated, the FDA, in 1999, had first approved the benefit claims of soy foods based on the research that enumerates the role soy proteins play in reducing bad cholesterol. But now, the FDA is consid...More..

National anthem in morning, Vande Mataram in evening must: Jaipur Mayor
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

National anthem in morning, Vande Mataram in evening must: Jaipur Mayor

Congress has come out claiming that the Jaipur Mayor , Dr. Ashok Lahoty, should apologise for his Pakistan remark. "Wherever we are in the office premises, we will stand and pay respect when the national anthe...More..

Pollution in cities breaches safety limits
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Pollution in cities breaches safety limits

Of the 51 United Kingdom cities and towns listed in an air quality database, 44 fail the WHO's test for fine sooty particles smaller than 2.5 microns, which are linked to heart disease and premature death. Th...More..

Patients at Tampa General Children's Medical Center march in Halloween parade
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Patients at Tampa General Children's Medical Center march in Halloween parade

Kids from the Children's Medical Center at Tampa General Hospital take part in the annual Halloween Parade march through the halls to trick-or-treat on October 31, 2017. "It's such a morale booster for them to ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) 52 Week low stands at 63.76

Gamble Jones Investment Counsel decreased Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD ) stake by 16.17% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The company's outstanding shares are 1.94 Billion. (NASDAQ: GILD ). The Alabama-based Buckin...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Alzheimer's disease might not just be a brain problem

Amyloid-beta are the disruptive proteins which cause a "plaque" to build up in the brain and impair functionality, but a new study has found that the proteins can actually move around the body like cancer. But ...More..

Chelsea to offer Cesc Fabregas new deal to warn off Manchester United
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Chelsea to offer Cesc Fabregas new deal to warn off Manchester United

Given United's own strength in depth in the heart of midfield, however, it would be a odd move on his part to bring Fabregas to Old Trafford without the promise of regular first-team football. However, Fabregas...More..

Can A Lipstick Tester Give You Herpes? One Woman Is Suing Sephora
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Can A Lipstick Tester Give You Herpes? One Woman Is Suing Sephora

The shopper, who alleges she never had herpes or cold sores before, claims she was diagnosed with the STD after visiting their Hollywood location. The woman also argues that the cosmetics chain did not includ...More..

by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Three local hospitals keep A ratings

Since 2012, Leapfrog has issued Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades on a bi-annual basis nationally. For the first time, Maryland hospitals were included in the Leapfrog Safety Grades. If you want to sort the hospi...More..

Dasuki Storms Appeal Court as Jonathan Demands N1bn over Metuh Subpoena
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Dasuki Storms Appeal Court as Jonathan Demands N1bn over Metuh Subpoena

But, Ozekhome, apart from praying for the setting aside of the subpoena, also asked the court to order Metuh to deposit in the court custody a sum of N1b in line with the provision of Section 241 of the Adminis...More..

Bank of England sees up to 75000 finance job losses after Brexit
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Bank of England sees up to 75000 finance job losses after Brexit

The survey asked 158 banks, asset managers, private equity firms, insurers and exchanges with a base of operations in the United Kingdom what their plans were regarding staff movement as a result of Brexit, and...More..

Kathy Griffin Slams TMZ's Harvey Levin and Bravo's Andy Cohen
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Kathy Griffin Slams TMZ's Harvey Levin and Bravo's Andy Cohen

In the 17-minute video, titled "A Hell of a Story", Griffin played a voicemail from Levin - long considered one of the most influential media personalities in Hollywood - in which his personal phone number co...More..

Richmond Participates in National Drug Take-Back Day Saturday
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Richmond Participates in National Drug Take-Back Day Saturday

You can head to any of the below hospitals any time to get rid of your unwanted prescriptions. We can all do our part to potentially reduce substance abuse, by being proactive and participating in prescription ...More..

See a teal pumpkin on Halloween? Here's what it means!
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

See a teal pumpkin on Halloween? Here's what it means!

Halloween can be scary for some kids, but it can be a real nightmare for parents as well, if their kids have food allergies. It's a problem one-in-thirteen children deal with and it's a way to help keep the kid...More..

FDA issues warning about black licorice
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

FDA issues warning about black licorice

So, if you're going to go the candy route this Halloween , pick anything out of the trick or treat basket to eat, as long as it's not black licorice! And the FDA's warning is not the first time healt...More..

Paracetamol in pregnancy ups child's risk of ADHD
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Paracetamol in pregnancy ups child's risk of ADHD

Mothers filled out two questionnaires, one during and one after birth; fathers completed surveys on medication use 6 months before pregnancy. "This was after taking medical conditions and risk for ADHD in the f...More..

A one-of-a-kind song for Ranveer Singh
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

A one-of-a-kind song for Ranveer Singh

The characters, their exquisite costumes and the sets of the film, without any doubt, look absolutely stunning. Last week, we heard a podcast in which Alia Bhatt couldn't stop praising Deepika Padukone's po...More..

Buhari holds closed door meeting with Tinubu
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Buhari holds closed door meeting with Tinubu

As at press time Naija News could not verify the details of the meeting between the duo. As one of the greatest political strategists in Nigeria, Tinubu is exhausted of being a kingmaker and he would rather...More..

Georgia boy, 2, blocked from getting father's kidney, is rushed to hospital
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Georgia boy, 2, blocked from getting father's kidney, is rushed to hospital

It is abundantly clear that Burgess-who was born without working kidneys-needs a transplant immediately. "The family is asking for people of all faith traditions to be in prayer today for Baby AJ", said the f...More..