Health Care

Analyst's Predictions on Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD), Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PCRX)

Sears posted a narrower loss than predicted in the fourth quarter, and it has pledged to lower its debt burden and cut annual expenses by at least $1 billion. "Sometimes multiple retailers to take those large spaces", Bell said. "They would need to make so many cost cuts, the business wouldn't exist anymore", said Neil Saunders, managing director of retail at research firm GlobalData. Read More

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Woman says she saw missing daughter assaulted on Facebook Live

She said her daughter appeared to be scared, and the men were acting abusive toward the teen. Austin's alleged attack would not be the first violent crime committed on Facebook's live streaming service. Eddie Johnson during a chance encounter outside the Ogden District police station on Monday as she was going in to file a missing person's report . Johnson immediately ordered an investigation, and the department asked Facebook to take down the video, which it did. Read More

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Interpol 'red notice' on Kim Jong-nam murder suspects

North Korea says the recent "incident" involving the death of leader Kim Jong-Un's half-brother was a plot by South Korea and the USA to bring the regime down. They are seeking help from Interpol member countries that include China to arrest and extradite them to Malaysia to face murder charges. He said that now "in response to North Korean nuclear missile "experiments", the United States and its allies take steps to bolster exercises and other military activity, which in turn pushes ... Read More

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Americans Are Having Less Sex Than Ever - and Researchers Are Blaming Netflix

Americans Are Having Less Sex Than Ever - and Researchers Are Blaming Netflix

A new study found that people across the US are having less sex now than they did in the 1990s. Another of the important explanations granted by the researchers is that now the "marriage advantage" seems to have lost its effect. Only 59 percent of people lived with a significant other in 2014 compared to 66 of American adults who lived with a partner in 1986. Despite the drop across all groups, married people suffered the largest decline in sex. Read More

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New Mexico health agency: Flu activity widespread in state

Jackson county has five hospitalizations while Tillman county has only 2. Death rates fluctuate annually but have been reported as high as 49,000 in a single year. In a study of Medicare beneficiaries, researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration found older adults given high-dose flu vaccines were better protected against influenza death than those receiving normal-dose vaccines. Read More

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CDC: Fatal heroin overdoses triple

CDC: Fatal heroin overdoses triple

Synthetic opioids also took a heavy toll accounting for 18 percent of fatal overdose deaths in 2015 up from 8 percent in 2010. In 2015, white overdose death rates also almost tripled those of Hispanics and almost double African-Americans. This increase occurred despite growing awareness of the opioid epidemic and a rise in funding for opioid addiction treatment, said Mooney, who was not involved in the research. Read More

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Brain differences found in children with ADHD

Brain differences found in children with ADHD

For the study, the team measured differences in the brain structure of 1,713 people with a diagnosis of ADHD and 1,529 people without, all aged between four and 63 years old. The regions which had a reduced volume were the amygdala, the hippocampus, the nucleus accumbens, the putamen and the caudate nucleus. The other regions with decreased volume were the caudate nucleus (which plays a role in goal-directed action), the putamen (linked to learning and responding to stimuli), the nucleus ... Read More

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Flu deaths on the rise in Idaho

The largest number of deaths has occurred in Health District 4, which includes Ada, Elmore, Boise and Valley counties. "Being vaccinated is your best option to protect yourself and your family from influenza". Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth. The other low tech and very effective way to prevent the spread of the flu is to wash your hands frequently with soap and water. Read More

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Consequences of defunding Planned Parenthood

Consequences of defunding Planned Parenthood

Seneca St. Some prayed while Planned Parenthood volunteers stood by, ready to escort patients. Organizers say they'll meet at the Planned Parenthood facility at 3000 Maplewood Ave.at 9 a.m. "I came to realize that what's really most important to Planned Parenthood is their bottom line". Jossie Valentin, a Holyoke city councilor who is slated to speak at the rally, argued that losing resources like Planned Parenthood would hit minority communities hard. Read More

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Santa Clara County Vows to Protect Planned Parenthood

Thayer says. This video, " Planned Parenthood's Abortion Quotas ", is the fourth in Live Action's series " Abortion Corporation ". In a press release, Rose exposed the hypocrisy of Planned Parenthood's "quotas" and called for redirecting taxpayer-dollars from the organization to " local health clinics that actually provide real care to women. Read More

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New Teen E-Cigarette Trend 'Dripping' Raises Health Concerns

New Teen E-Cigarette Trend 'Dripping' Raises Health Concerns

E-cigarette liquids can contain varying levels of nicotine, and dripping could expose teens to higher levels of the drug, the study states. For the past decade, public health experts have debated whether the gadgets might help with smoking cessation or at least be a safer alternative to traditional combustible cigarettes, or whether "vaping" e-cigarettes or vape pens might lure a new generation into nicotine addiction. Read More

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5 things you need to know about women and heart disease

Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of illness and death for women and kills more than all forms of cancer combined. Volunteers knitted the red hats themselves and have delivered them to metropolitan hospitals for the babies to wear. One-third of women have talked with their doctors about developing heart health plans. "This is such a simple way to raise awareness and celebrate heart health". Read More

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Thomas Davis helps NFC win Pro Bowl Skills Showdown

When the Pro Bowl was played at Miami's Sun Life Stadium in 2010 the crowd was announced at 70,697. The city believes it has everything to offer that Honolulu has and then some as one of the world's most popular vacation destinations. Best Hands: Quarterback and wide receiver duos from each team will show off their skills, connecting on as many pass attempts as possible before time runs out. Read More

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Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Won't Commit to Next Season, Considering Retirement

I think it's our desire to be world champs. "Obviously, I'm hopeful that he returns". I'm not alarmed by that process. That's life. He is a significant component. And it's also possible that Roethlisberger wants to see which direction the Steelers go when it comes to trying to keep playmakers Le'Veon Bell (a free agent this year) and Antonio Brown around. Read More

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South African pro dies after hostage situation

South African pro dies after hostage situation

The couple had recently separated, according to a police spokesman. Westner, as reported on his website, was the inventor of golf training machine Instant Golfer. He won 14 professional events, including two European Tour events, as well as the 1996 World Cup of Golf with Ernie Els. Els, half of the Els-Westner duo that famously won the World Cup on home soil 21 years ago, added: "Sad day, our friend Wayne Westner passed today". Read More

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NY commuter train derails in Brooklyn

NY commuter train derails in Brooklyn

The NTSB and the Federal Railroad Administration sent federal investigators to the scene. The incident happened on LIRR track 6 around 8:15 a.m, the MTA said. "We'll have an investigation as to why the operator didn't stop the train before it hit the bumping block, but that's where we are at this time ", said Cuomo. Read More

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IT'S the New Year yet again!

IT'S the New Year yet again!

It's a common cliché, people flock to the gym in early January hoping this year they will be able to make good on that New Year's Resolution to get into shape. For instance, your exercise Resolution would be "I'm doing more exercise in 2017. I just try to be a better person all the time", she said. Hopefully that will also keep your positive, supportive messaging targets more focused on your actual Resolutions. Read More

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At Last Found : Ebola Vaccine Gives 100% Effective Results In Guinea Trial !

At Last Found : Ebola Vaccine Gives 100% Effective Results In Guinea Trial !

A major clinical trial of new vaccine took place in Guinea's coastal region of Basse-Guinée where new ebola cases were still existent at the time of the experiment. So the news there was a vaccine that had been 100% effective in early trials had the entire medical world holding its breath. Between the two trials, and the 7500 people vaccinated, there were just 23 cases. Read More

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