Medicina

Anvisa recebe denúncias de uso de furadeiras domésticas em cirurgias

A Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (Anvisa) informou nesta sexta-feira (28) que recebeu "algumas denúncias" do uso de furadeiras domésticas em centros cirúrgicos. O equipamento doméstico também pode aquecer e levar à necrose dos tecidos que estão em contado com a broca. Outras diferenças estão no risco de descarga elétrica e na falta de controle da rotação da broca pelo cirurgião. Consulte Mais Informação

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OH requires state inspections of carnival rides -- many states don't

OH requires state inspections of carnival rides -- many states don't

The company had shut down all of it's rides until they are done investigating what happened at the Ohio State Fair . McDermott says the process in Nebraska is quite extensive and different than most fairs. The Associated Press reported that a swinging and spinning amusement park ride called the Fire Ball malfunctioned on the opening day of the fair, throwing people from the ride . Consulte Mais Informação

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Slug Goo Inspires New Super-Strength Biomedical Band-Aid

Slug Goo Inspires New Super-Strength Biomedical Band-Aid

Li also notes that, unlike current surgical adhesives that take effect immediately, surgeons would have about 10 seconds to put the adhesive into the right spot before it bonds. In one test the new glue was used to close a wound in a blood-covered pig's heart and successfully maintained a leak-free seal after the heart was inflated and deflated tens of thousands of times. Consulte Mais Informação

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JRL rejects role of Al-Qaeda in Kashmir

JRL rejects role of Al-Qaeda in Kashmir

The propaganda network said the new group will "repel the aggression of tyrant Indian invaders, and through jihad , and with the aid of Allah. we will liberate our homeland Kashmir". Musa issued a series of audio messages in April saying that Kashmir's struggle was for the Islamic cause and had nothing to do with nationalism, highlighting a shift in ideology among some rebels in the region, where militants have mainly fought for the independence of the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Plainfield residents arrested after murder for hire investigation

Plainfield residents arrested after murder for hire investigation

He was arrested and jailed recently for failing to make his court-ordered payments. Two people are facing charges after a murder-for-hire investigation in Plainfield. State and Plainfield police Thursday night declined to release further details pending the pair's arraignment in Claremont circuit court. The Valley News reports Plainfield Police Chief Paul Roberts couldn't comment when asked if a violent act had occurred, but he said that the case is "still fluid" and he described the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea 'conducts new missile test'

North Korea 'conducts new missile test'

The spokesman, Capt. Jeff Davis, said Friday this launch did not pose a threat to North America but traveled about 1,000 kilometers (about 620 miles) before splashing down in the Sea of Japan . The ICBM launched Friday was North Korea's second, and flew longer than the first one did. US officials had suspected a test could occur on July 27 to mark the North Korean holiday known as Day of Victory, which celebrates the end of hostilities in the Korean War in 1953. Consulte Mais Informação

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New Angelina Jolie film faces backlash over child actor casting

New Angelina Jolie film faces backlash over child actor casting

Jolie filed for divorce in September 2016. She accused her Oscar-winning ex of hitting their teenage son on a flight from France to Los Angeles, sparking tabloid gossip and an Federal Bureau of Investigation probe. "What a cruel psychological game to play with impoverished children.", "Why would Angelina Jolie subject impoverished children to this cruel scheme?", "Angelina Jolie really played a psychological game w/ impoverished kids instead of, you know, just having them audition like a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Antibiótico Benzetacil é temporariamente suspenso no país

Antibiótico Benzetacil é temporariamente suspenso no país

Segunto nota veiculada pelo laboratório, a interrupção temporária ocorreu para "implantação de melhorias", sem maiores detalhes. A Eurofarma acredita que a retomada de produção aconteça em meados de outubro. Em função disso, nos últimos anos, o Brasil viveu uma situação de desabastecimento de penicilina, gerando um aumento dos casos de sífilis. O motivo é que poucos laboratórios no mundo produzem a droga e o fazem em pequena quantidade -o medicamento não tem patente e, por isso, gera pouco ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Burlington mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus

Burlington mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus

Nassau County reports two West Nile positive mosquito pools, both collected July 13 in Old Westbury, according to a health department spokeswoman. Luckily, no humans or animals have been infected with the virus. There is no vaccine or specific treatment for West Nile virus, DCHHS says. It has been recommended in the past that to avoid mosquito bites you should avoid being outdoors during Dusk and Dawn (the 4 Ds ). Consulte Mais Informação

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Italian woes continue to weigh on telco giant BT

Italian woes continue to weigh on telco giant BT

DT and Orange triggered a claim under the warranty after BT's stock market value plunged by nearly £8bn, after the company revealed the extent of a £530m accounting scandal at its Italian operation. Marc Allera, now chief exec of the EE business, has been appointed to lead a newly created consumer division. The increasing cost of sports rights has affected Sky (LON:SKY) as well as BT. Consulte Mais Informação

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Is Your Drinking Water Polluted? New Database Has Answers

Is Your Drinking Water Polluted? New Database Has Answers

Tap water provided by Westchester Joint Water Works during the same time period assessed by the EPA was "in violation of federal health-based drinking water standards". Arsenic and chloroform were among the ten listed by EWG in Houston's water, according to the Houston Chronicle . "Just because your tap water gets a passing grade from the government doesn't always mean it's safe", EWG President Ken Cook said in a statement . Consulte Mais Informação

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