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Health Care FDA announces approval of gene therapy in treating leukaemia
Author: 0 FDA announces approval of gene therapy in treating leukaemia

This revised forecast encompasses the expected cross-industry reaction to the approval, and envisions the next stages in the development of cell therapies and the industry. And a second, for adults with advanced lymphomas, may be close behind. The FDA is requiring that hospitals and their associated clinics that dispense Kymriah be specially certified.

Health Care Always our captain, Kohli tells Dhoni
Author: 0 Always our captain, Kohli tells Dhoni

The surface was wonderful. However, It's already 3 matches done in the 5 series One Day International Tour Between India and SL. Angelo Mathews scored 70. His 96-ball 131 comprised of 17 fours and two sixes. Pushpakumara departs the very next ball, ramping a short ball straight to Pandya at third man. Dananjaya smacks the penultimate delivery down the ground to collect his first boundary.

Health Care 2 people test positive for West Nile virus
Author: 0 2 people test positive for West Nile virus

The majority of people infected with West Nile virus do not show any symptoms and most of those who do will experience mild illness which may include: fever, headache, body aches, nausea, vomiting or rashes on the chest, stomach or back. Less than one percent of people who are infected develop a serious neurologic illness, such as encephalitis or meningitis (inflammation of the brain or surrounding tissues).

Health Care Manoj Tiwari forms inquiry committee to examine BJP's Bawana defeat
Author: 0 Manoj Tiwari forms inquiry committee to examine BJP's Bawana defeat

AAP candidate Ram Chander received 42042 votes after 17 rounds of counting, whereas the Congress nominee Surender Kumar polled 25885. The voter turnout for the by-poll, however, stood at a dismal 45 per cent. The by-poll had to be conducted after the seat fell vacant when Prakash, who was with AAP at the time, quit to go back to BJP. "We want to thank all voters, supporters and leaders who helped in winning the seat", AAP leader and Delhi Deputy Chief Minister tweeted after the victory.

Health Care President Trump Set to Speak in Springfield
Author: 0 President Trump Set to Speak in Springfield

Tax reform is a top priority for Trump this year, and the president characterized the current political environment as a "once-in-a-generation opportunity" to accomplish the tax-code overhaul that's eluded Washington for more than three decades .

Health Care Indonesian Gov't Condemns Violence in Rakhine State
Author: 0 Indonesian Gov't Condemns Violence in Rakhine State

The government used a militant attack on border guards back in October 2016 as a pretext to enforce the blockade on Rakhine. Meanwhile, the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees ( UNHCR ) today communicated to the Government of Bangladesh its readiness to support the country in assisting refugees crossing the border.

Health Care Murdered scribe's son welcomes sentencing of Dera chief by Indian court
Author: 0 Murdered scribe's son welcomes sentencing of Dera chief by Indian court

In 2014, the dera asked its followers to vote for the BJP, a favour acknowledged by the party when after the election, numerous ministers of the Haryana government paid Ram Rahim a visit to thank him at his Sirsa-based headquarters. On the issue of attachment of properties of the Dera , it was asked whether the Dera Sacha Sauda can be asked to give security and surety for payment of compensation during the pendency of these proceedings, Gupta told reporters later outside the court.

Health Care Slum visit hits Aussies hard ahead of first Test
Author: 0 Slum visit hits Aussies hard ahead of first Test

Australia had a strong final session of the day, taking the last five Bangladesh wickets for 70 to dismiss the home side for 260. Australia's Nathan Lyon , second from left, after dismissing Bangladesh's Taijul Islam. They have taken some self-belief from their competitive performance in India earlier this year, but questions remain over key batsmen David Warner and Usman Khawaja on slow, turning pitches, as well as the quality of their second spinner, Ashton Agar .

Health Care Aetna reveals customers' HIV status in envelope window
Author: 0 Aetna reveals customers' HIV status in envelope window

Aetna confirmed that they sent letters out to some 12,000 customers. The advocacy groups said they were contacted by individuals whose letters had been viewed by family, roommates and neighbors. " Legal Action Center , working with the AIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania, called on Aetna to cease and desist the mailings and to remedy the mistake".

Health Care Iraq forces retake 3rd Tal Afar neighborhood from Daesh
Author: 0 Iraq forces retake 3rd Tal Afar neighborhood from Daesh

Abu Hamza al-Ansari, less than 12 years old, was indoctrinated by ISIS and was deployed on Monday as a suicide bomber in Tal Afar. Also, the Syrian Observatory of Human Rights said dozens of civilians have died in two days of intense US -led strikes on Syria's IS stronghold of Raqqa, as fighting to retake the Syrian city from jihadists nears its densely populated centre.

Health Care Volkswagen's Iconic Campervan Is Back With an Eco-friendly Twist
Author: 0 Volkswagen's Iconic Campervan Is Back With an Eco-friendly Twist

Aged hippies and young hipsters alike will appreciate the styling effort put forth by the I.D Buzz team, as the van incorporates many styling cues from the old Bus such as a slab-sided look and natty two-tone paint. Volkswagen has also set a launch date for the I.D. Buzz, which will arrive at dealerships after the compact four-door I.D. model in 2022. The zero-emissions all-wheel drive system has a total output of 363 bhp and an NEDC electric driving range of 600 kilometers.

Health Care Calhoun County Man Contracts West Nile
Author: 0 Calhoun County Man Contracts West Nile

Sarah Moyer, director of Public Health and Wellness, in a news release. This is the first detection of the virus in Grant County this season and is the 11th such report in the state this year. The elimination of standing water can help prevent issues with mosquitoes. A team led by Fiona Hunter, a medical and veterinary entomologist, analyzed 12 years of data, examining human case prevalence, mosquito surveillance and climate statistics from across the province with the goal of predicting ...

Health Care Jury orders Johnson & Johnson to pay $417M in baby powder suit
Author: 0 Jury orders Johnson & Johnson to pay $417M in baby powder suit

Echeverria and others claimed that Johnson & Johnson knew of the countless studies linking talc-based powders with ovarian cancer , but chose not to warn women of the risks. "She really didn't want sympathy", Robinson said. She also blamed the company's talcum powder for the illness, which she had been using for 40 years.

Health Care Commissioner Roger Goodell With The NFL Until 2024
Author: 0 Commissioner Roger Goodell With The NFL Until 2024

The former PR man earned $32M in fiscal 2015 and more than $210M during his 10 years as commissioner. Because the two sides have yet to formally agree to a new deal, the parameters and financial details surrounding the looming pact have yet to come to light.

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Author: 0 Boston "Free Speech" Rally Ends After Counter-Protesters Take To Streets

Boston police said they had a tight security plan in place to ensure the violence that roiled Charlottesville, Va., last weekend did not take place in their city. Walsh later tweeted there is no place for hatred in the city. Counter protesters with #FightSupremacy groups gather on MLK Blvd in #Roxbury before heading to the #BostonCommon .

Health Care Saudi forces deployed in Yemen's port of Aden amid friction
Author: 0 Saudi forces deployed in Yemen's port of Aden amid friction

Since 2015, Yemen has been the site of a devastating war between the Saudi-backed government and Huthi rebels allied with Iran. The Houthi movement denies the allegations. Before the conflict, Yemen had been making progress, with fewer people hungry and rising school enrolment, O'Brien said in his statement. The World Health Organization said Monday that the cholera outbreak has killed 2,000 people and infected an estimated 500,000.

Health Care There will not be war again on Korean Peninsula - South Korean president
Author: 0 There will not be war again on Korean Peninsula - South Korean president

North Korea's threats against Guam and its advancing missile capabilities, highlighted by a pair of intercontinental ballistic missile flight tests in July, have raised security jitters among many South Korean who worry that a fully functional ICBM in Pyongyang would force the United States to rethink whether to trade NY or Washington for Seoul in the event of a war on the peninsula.

Health Care Kasatka, SeaWorld Killer Whale, Dies After Lung Disease Battle
Author: 0 Kasatka, SeaWorld Killer Whale, Dies After Lung Disease Battle

Kasatka was the company's second death of a killer whale in a month at one of its marine parks. Caretakers made the decision to euthanize Kasatka to prevent her quality of life from eroding further after her health and appetite declined significantly over the past several days, SeaWorld said .

Health Care More US teens are dying of opioid overdose — CDC
Author: 0 More US teens are dying of opioid overdose — CDC

Police Capt. Joel Dolan said that there could be many reasons for the changing overdose trends and that he didn't have a definitive explanation for the increase in deaths. That number grew to 25 percent in 2015, said Levy, who was not involved with the report. Sokolnicki said the new data from the CDC is a concern but drug use among teens, isn't exactly new.

Health Care Five Die While Using Obesity Devices, FDA Says
Author: 0 Five Die While Using Obesity Devices, FDA Says

Since the FDA's OK, there have been five reported deaths in patients who received the ORBERA intragastric balloon in four countries, one in the U.S. The other is a dual balloon system made by ReShape. The agency, however, cautioned that it has yet to determine whether the devices or the way in which they were placed in the stomachs directly caused those deaths.

Health Care 700k contaminated eggs have been sold in the UK
Author: 0 700k contaminated eggs have been sold in the UK

In the United Kingdom, numerous fipronil-contaminated eggs imported from the Netherlands were mixed with other, safe eggs, the FSA said. If he is banned on animals intended for the food chain in the European Union , fipronil is commonly used against lice or ticks in pets.

Health Care Pak's 'Mother Teresa' Dr Ruth Pfau passes away
Author: 0 Pak's 'Mother Teresa' Dr Ruth Pfau passes away

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbassi on Thursday has announced a state funeral for the messiah of Pakistani lepers Dr. Ruth Pfau who passed away at a Karachi hospital on Thursday. Her death drew messages of condolences from all sections of Pakistani society, with many comparing her passing to that of the philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi, who passed away a year ago.

Health Care Marijuana increases the risk of high blood pressure death
Author: 0 Marijuana increases the risk of high blood pressure death

Ike S. Okosun, PhD (Georgia State University), senior author on the paper, which was published online recently in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology , told TCTMD that physicians need to take patients' marijuana use and other drug use just as seriously as they have "traditional smoking ".

Health Care Moscow mules could be slowly poisoning you
Author: 0 Moscow mules could be slowly poisoning you

When the copper or copper alloys come into contact with food or liquid with a pH below 6, the copper can leach into it. "The goal of this bulletin is to advise licensees and permittees selling and serving alcoholic beverages in copper mugs of the applicable federal guidance and state regulations regarding the use of copper and copper alloys in contact with food and beverages", the statement reads.

Health Care Amazon's New Lucille Ball Biopic to Star Cate Blanchett
Author: 0 Amazon's New Lucille Ball Biopic to Star Cate Blanchett

According to 'The Hollywood Reporter' a new feature film landing at Amazon has found its Lucille Ball in Our Cate. The internet giant's studio wing has snapped up Luci and Desi , a high-profile biographical flick covering the relationship between I Love Lucy co-creators Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz .

Author: 0 Total solar eclipse 2017: Everything you need to know

The price for food, gas and lodging is expected to soar in Idaho , where state and city officials say they won't interfere with the market. On the glasses themselves, look for the ISO icon to make sure it has the reference number 12312-2. "We'll be handing out glasses there and there will be food trucks and a big jumbo screen that will be broadcasting footage from a total eclipse". Solar eclipses can only occur during a New Moon when the Moon moves between Earth and the Sun and the 3 ...

Health Care Australia: Flesh Eating Sea Fleas Attack Teen's Legs While Swimming
Author: 0 Australia: Flesh Eating Sea Fleas Attack Teen's Legs While Swimming

But when he got out of the water 30 minutes later, his legs were numb, bloody and "covered in what his family said were tiny marine creatures eating his legs", the article said . They said that a piranha-style attack like this is highly unlikely to happen again any time soon. Although they don't cause lasting damage, they've caused us enough mental scaring for one evening and given Sam a day he'll probably never forget.

Author: 0 U.S. pushes Asian nations on North Korea

This year, Pyongyang was estimated to earn $251 million from iron and iron ore exports, $113 million from lead and lead ore exports, and $295 million from fish and seafood exports, the diplomat said. McMaster continued: "So what we have to do is - is everything we can to - to pressure this regime, to pressure Kim Jong Un and those around him such that they conclude it is in their interest to denuclearize".

Health Care UNSC unanimously approves new sanctions on North Korea
Author: 0 UNSC unanimously approves new sanctions on North Korea

The Security Council has already imposed six rounds of sanctions that have failed to halt North Korea's drive to improve its ballistic missile and nuclear weapons capabilities. The measures would be the seventh set of United Nations sanctions imposed on North Korea since it first carried out a nuclear test in 2006. It also gives the committee a green light to designate specific vessels that are breaking sanctions from entering ports all over the world and to work with Interpol to enforce ...

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