Medicina

Red Cross facing critical blood shortage

Red Cross facing critical blood shortage

Despite this improvement, blood products are still being distributed to hospitals as fast as donations are coming in, so more donations are needed to meet patient needs and replenish the blood supply. So still the need is great, we're still in a critical blood shortage. Donation appointments and completion of a RapidPass online health history questionnaire are encouraged to help reduce wait times. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Convicted pedophile priest Paul Shanley granted parole

Convicted pedophile priest Paul Shanley granted parole

Shanley was convicted of two counts of rape of a child and two counts of indecent assault and battery on a child in February 2005. He was sentenced to 12 to 15 years in prison. Shanley's trial attorney, Frank Mondano, declined to comment on Shanley's upcoming release from prison. The Archdiocese of Boston, the fourth-largest archdiocese in the country, with more than 1.8 million Catholics, said Shanley's crimes against children were "reprehensible". Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Kenya Moore Mourns The Loss Of Her Grandmother Doris Grant

Kenya Moore Mourns The Loss Of Her Grandmother Doris Grant

Kenya opened up about her mother's absence from her life and how thankful she was that her grandmother stepped in to raise her. "If it were not for her, I would not be the woman I am". The 46-year-old star, who recently met her husband , wrote that she truly believed her grandmother "waited until she knew that I finally found someone to love and cherish me the way she did". Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

HIV-prevention ring a hit with teen girls

HIV-prevention ring a hit with teen girls

Studies have shown that it provides a 92%-99% reduction in HIV risk for the individuals who take the pills every day as directed. In sub-Saharan Africa, that figure is closer to one in four. Participants were randomly assigned to use either the dapivirine ring or a placebo ring that looked and felt the same but contained no active drug; 73 participants were in the dapivirine ring group and 23 were assigned to use the placebo ring. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

SC rejects plea for probing massacre of Kashmiri Pandits

SC rejects plea for probing massacre of Kashmiri Pandits

Dismissing the PIL filed by an NGO called Roots in Kashmir , the apex court said it is hard to have any probe and collect evidence on the issue more than 27 years after the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits . When the counsel said that Kashmiri Pandits were forced to leave the Valley and could not join the subsequent investigations, Chief Justice Khehar observed, "If you are so badly treated, you should have come to the court then". Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Featured Stock Overview: SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS)

The stock's 50-day moving average price is $15.72 and its 200-day moving average price is $17.54. On Monday, June 5th, Hill Path Capital Partners Lp purchased 170,000 shares of SeaWorld Entertainment stock. Of the 12 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track SIX 3 of them rate its stock a hold. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) initiated coverage on shares of SeaWorld Entertainment in a research report on Thursday, April 6th. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Nearly All Autopsied NFL Players Show Trauma-Linked Brain Disease

Nearly All Autopsied NFL Players Show Trauma-Linked Brain Disease

The study, published Tuesday in The Journal of the American Medical Association , looked at the brains of 202 total former football players , who had died at ages from 23 to 89. On the other hand, all high school players diagnosed with CTE displayed mild signs of disease, the investigators found. Three of 14 who had played only in high school had CTE; 48 of 53 college players; nine of 14 semiprofessional players; seven of eight Canadian Football League players. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

West Brom interested in signing Ben Gibson from Middlesbrough

West Brom interested in signing Ben Gibson from Middlesbrough

West Brom had been one of a number of clubs reportedly interested in Gibbs, who is not needed at Arsenal. "We won't be signing Kieran Gibbs", Pulis told Sky Sports . Gibbs had fallen out of favour at the Emirates since the arrival of Nacho Monreal. Maybe, as the Evening Standard says that Arsenal value Gibbs at £15 million and that does not sound too much compared to the majority of transfer fees we have seen recently. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

China Merchants Port in Sri Lankan deal

China Merchants Port in Sri Lankan deal

The port, close to the world's busiest shipping lanes, has been mired in controversy ever since state-run China Merchants Port Holdings, which built it for $1.5 billion, signed an agreement taking an 80 percent stake. The company's capital will be $794 million. Reuters also said that Sri Lanka would have a 50.7 per cent holding in this second firm. "We will send it for approval this week", cabinet spokesman Dayasiri Jayasekera said. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

WestJet announces Calgary service to Belize

WestJet announces Calgary service to Belize

Toronto-Punta Cana, from six to seven times weekly. "WestJet is proud to be the largest carrier in Kelowna, with more seats, flights and destinations than any other airline", said Brian Znotins, WestJet vice-president. Service from both Regina and Abbotsford to Puerto Vallarta will increase by one weekly flight for a total of twice weekly. The carrier is also adding new flights from Calgary to Los Angeles, Houston, Phoenix, Palm Springs, Cancun and Cabo San Lucas. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »