Medicina

Tragedy! 11-year-old boy dies from amputated legs

Tragedy! 11-year-old boy dies from amputated legs

KUALA LUMPUR , April 28 - Johor health officials have examined over 100 students who attend the same Kota Tinggi private Islamic boarding school as the late Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi, 11. Mr Karim said the family had accepted his son's death as fate. Thaqif passed away after doctors were forced to amputate both his legs due to the injuries he sustained at the Madrasah Tahfiz Al Jauhar (MTAJ), a private Quran recitation boarding school (tahfiz) in Kota Tinggi . Consulte Mais Informação

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Bachelor Chris Soules Allegedly Kills Farmer in Fatal Hit and Run

Monday. The Des Moines Register said the tractor driver, whose name has not yet been released, was an older man taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Oelwein, Iowa, where he was pronounced dead. He was arrested and is awaiting to appear in court . Few other details are available, but the Buchanan County Sheriff's Office says Soules was booked sometime within the past 24 hours. Consulte Mais Informação

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Amtrak accelerating Penn Station work, rail delays expected

Amtrak accelerating Penn Station work, rail delays expected

Amtrak has proposed a $20 billion solution to fix the tracks and build a new tunnel under the Hudson River. Work will start next month and run through June 2018, Amtrak estimates. During a conference call held with reporters, Moorman went on to say that it was Amtrak's goal to "cause the least amount of disruption" possible while still allowing the repairmen to do their job. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump says he won't pull US out of NAFTA

Trump says he won't pull US out of NAFTA

Renegotiating or withdrawing from NAFTA, a decades-old trade deal that Trump has described as a "disaster" and says hurts USA workers, was one of the president's campaign pledges. "Soybean farmers sent more than $2.5 billion in soybeans, meal, and oil to Mexico a year ago, making it our number two market overall and the leading purchaser of US meal and oil", the farmer said. Consulte Mais Informação

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White House backs off as lawmakers work to avert shutdown

That's the percentage of respondents to a March Quinnipiac poll who said they supported the bill shortly before GOP leaders pulled it from consideration in the House. The Republican healthcare bill would replace Obamacare's income-based tax credit with an age-based credit, roll back an expansion of the Medicaid government health insurance program for the poor and repeal most Obamacare taxes. Consulte Mais Informação

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Southwest Airlines reports $351 million in first quarter profits

Southwest Airlines reports $351 million in first quarter profits

That puts the market capitalization at $34.91 bln. Shares are trading 3.40% above their 50-day moving average, and 23.73% below their 200-day moving average. Court Place Advisors LLC decreased its stake in shares of Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE: LUV ) by 5.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Consulte Mais Informação

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Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ACHN) Shares Down 7.8% on Analyst Downgrade

Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ACHN) Shares Down 7.8% on Analyst Downgrade

Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 945,189 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $3,904,000 after buying an additional 392,589 shares during the last quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann initiated Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHN) was up +3.39% during the last trading session, with a day high of 3.66. The analyst recommendations from a month ago are 4 Buy, 1 Overweight, 1 Sell, 2 Hold and 0 Underweight. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bengal Not Afraid of BJP's Intimidation: Mamata Banerjee

Bengal Not Afraid of BJP's Intimidation: Mamata Banerjee

CPM leader Mohd. Salim said it is the Trinamool Congress's lone legislator in Manipur who recently lent support to the BJP to form the government in the northeastern state. "Before the 2014 Lok Sabha election, the BJP had promised to bring back black money but nothing has happened". In terms of economic well-being, every fifth person in the State figured below the poverty line. Consulte Mais Informação

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West Bengal: 3 dead, several injured after jetty collapses in river Ganga

West Bengal: 3 dead, several injured after jetty collapses in river Ganga

Of the five dead, three of them have been identified as Saba Kureshi, Raja Chaudhary and Manas Ghosh, the last two were the Chandannagar in the Hooghly district. The expense for treatment of the injured will be borne by the state", he said. Police said the jetty, which was in a dilapidated state, was about 300-metre-long and the portion of the jetty which collapsed first owing to high tide was far away from the river bank. Consulte Mais Informação

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Researchers create 'artificial womb' for premature babies

Hospitals are trying to develop technologies that can help premature babies born before 26 weeks survive. Most of the lambs were euthanized for further study that found normal organ development for their gestational age. Researchers tested the extra-uterine support device and monitored its effects on foetal lambs, in which prenatal lung development is very similar to that occurring in humans . Consulte Mais Informação

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