Medicina

Feeding raw meat to pets could be risky, say scientists

Feeding raw meat to pets could be risky, say scientists

Researchers said the bacteria and parasitic pathogens found in the foods "may be a possible source of bacterial infections in pet animals and, if transmitted, pose a risk for human beings". It said the pathogens can be transferred "through direct contact with the food; through contact with a contaminated pet, such as sharing the same bed and allowing licking of the face and hands; through contact with household surfaces; or by ingesting cross-contaminated human food". Consulte Mais Informação

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Cancer caused by BRCA gene less risky than thought

Cancer caused by BRCA gene less risky than thought

The study did not look at preventative mastectomies. The BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations increase a woman's risk of breast cancer by four-to-eightfold. This UK study findings suggest mastectomies and other invasive preventive surgery may not be necessary soon after diagnosis, as has been the norm. "In the longer term, risk-reducing surgery should be discussed as an option for BRCA1 mutation carriers in particular, to minimise their future risk of developing a new breast or ovarian ... Consulte Mais Informação

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"13 Reasons Why" Actor Arrested and Accused of Burglary

Bryan Box , a 23-year-old Vallejo resident, allegedly targeted former clients he once cared for as a home health-care in Sausalito and Novato, police said, the Marin Independent Journal reported . Detective Russell Stiverson said records show that Box went to the pawn shop 29 times and made as many as 95 sales. The remainder of the stolen items were either sold or melted down. Consulte Mais Informação

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Utah County Health Dept.: Hepatitis A found at 3rd Spanish Fork business

Utah County Health Dept.: Hepatitis A found at 3rd Spanish Fork business

Many pharmacies also provide these vaccinations. As many as 2,000 more people could have been exposed by an employee at a 7-Eleven store in the Salt Lake City suburb of West Jordan. "People with Hepatitis A are infectious before becoming symptomatic", the news release said. Just south of Salt Lake, workers at two Utah County restaurants also tested positive for the virus in late December. Consulte Mais Informação

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FDA: Prescription Opioid Cough/Cold Meds No Longer Indicated for Children

FDA: Prescription Opioid Cough/Cold Meds No Longer Indicated for Children

Thursday's move expands on actions taken in April 2017, when the agency strengthened its warning on products containing codeine or tramadol for the treatment of cough and pain, adding a contraindication for children under the age of 12 . "At the same time we're taking steps to help reassure parents that treating the common cough and cold is possible without using opioid-containing products". Consulte Mais Informação

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Myanmar Military Forces Admit To Killing Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar Military Forces Admit To Killing Rohingya Muslims

The two journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, are due in court tomorrow. The government has said two police officers were also arrested for investigation under suspicion of having violated the Official Secrets Act. Journalists take part in a protest outside the court where Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo attend a hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, on Jan 10, 2018. Consulte Mais Informação

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Switzerland bans boiling live lobsters in animal welfare reform

Switzerland bans boiling live lobsters in animal welfare reform

The government is also outlawing the practice of transporting live crustaceans like lobsters in icy water or on ice, saying they must "always be held in their natural environment". He said there's strong evidence crustaceans do feel pain. A host of other animal protection rules are included in the new regulations, including the banning of devices that punish dogs for barking, new rules on the size of pet cages and a decree that says guinea pigs, rabbits and chicks are no longer allowed to ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Netflix

Netflix "Altered Carbon" Trailer Starring Joel Kinnaman

Joel Kinnaman's Kovacs, formerly a Japanese man whose consciousness has been (for now) downloaded to a tall Swede's body - it remains to be seen whether the series will cover his other bodies, using other actors. Altered Carbon stars Joel Kinnaman ( Suicide Squad ), Kristin Lehman ( The Killing ), Chris Connor ( Walk of Shame ), Antonio Marziale ( The Gay and Wonderful Life of Caleb Gallo ), Hiro Kanagawa ( Caprica ), and James Purefoy (The Following).is said to be Netflix's second ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Aumenta preço da gasolina em Sinop, aponta agência de petróleo

Aumenta preço da gasolina em Sinop, aponta agência de petróleo

De acordo com as informações que foram divulgadas pela Agência Nacional do Petróleo, Gás Natural e Biocombustíveis (ANP), o valor médio subiu de R$ 4,099 na última semana de 2017 para R$ 4,151, no décimo aumento consecutivo. A ANP também apontou que o preço mínimo da gasolina era de R$ 3,64 nos postos no mesmo período. A ANP também levanta a variação semanal do preço médio do etanol, que teve avanço de 1,16% na primeira semana do ano. Consulte Mais Informação

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Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce appears to be over, agency says

Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce appears to be over, agency says

It's too early to say that romaine lettuce is the source of an E. coli outbreak that has made at least 57 people in the US and Canada sick, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told NBC News. The CDC said it is unable to recommend whether Americans should avoid lettuce, as it has not concluded their investigation. Williams confirmed that no new cases have been diagnosed since early December, but without knowing the true source, it's hard to say that outbreak is over. Consulte Mais Informação

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