Medicina

SeaWorld Euthanizes Orca Matriarch Kasatka Following Long Bout From Lung Disease

SeaWorld Euthanizes Orca Matriarch Kasatka Following Long Bout From Lung Disease

I will miss her very much". Kasatka was diagnosed with a lung condition in 2008, and caretakers had tailored a treatment plan for her, which included a custom-made inhaler that pumped medicine into her lungs, SeaWorld said. "Society is changing and we're changing with it. SeaWorld is finding new ways to continue to deliver on our goal to inspire all our guests to take action to protect wild animals and wild places". Consulte Mais Informação

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Micromotors successfully deliver drugs to treat stomach bacterial infections

Micromotors successfully deliver drugs to treat stomach bacterial infections

Stomach acid degrades many antibiotics and protein-based drugs, so they must be either protected while in the stomach or the stomach acid itself must be neutralized. The normal stomach pH is restored within 24 hours. In the study, the motors were also packed with a dose of clarithromycin, an antibiotic used to fight respiratory and skin infections as well as the Helicobacter pylori bacteria, which causes stomach ulcers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hoje em Malhação: Keyla leva um fora de Tato

Hoje em Malhação: Keyla leva um fora de Tato

Bóris (Mouhamed Harfouch) e Marta (Malu Galli) apoiam que Lica seja a porta voz de seus colegas. Ellen tenta estudar com Fio. Ao ver que Bóris vai começar uma votação Edgar (Marcello Antony) articula uma decisão. Keyla vê Tato beijar K2. Keyla recebe um telefonema da creche e fica desesperada. Felipe reclama do namoro com Lica. E Clara (Isabella Scherer) resolve usar Guto (Bruno Gadiol) para fazer ciúmes ao ex. Consulte Mais Informação

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TRE aprova extinção zonas eleitorais na PB

TRE aprova extinção zonas eleitorais na PB

A corte acatou o parecer do Ministério Público Eleitoral e decidiu que o rezoneamento seguirá nos mesmos moldes da agregação de comarcas efetuada pelo Tribunal de Justiça do Piauí (TJ-PI). Com isso, o eleitorado será redistribuído entre a 342ª, a 343ª, e a 356ª ZEs. Atualmente o estado tem 77 zonas e, a partir de fevereiro de 2018, devem restar 68. Consulte Mais Informação

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British MPs condemn The Sun's latest publication targeting Muslims

British MPs condemn The Sun's latest publication targeting Muslims

Kavanagh said it was now "acceptable to say Muslims are a specific rather than a cultural problem" and asked "What will we do about The Muslim Problem?" after Brexit. Lawmakers from every party in the House of Commons said in the letter that they "were truly outraged by the hate and bigotry" expressed in Kavanagh's piece, adding that they were shocked to see such Nazi-like terminology being used in the 21 century. Consulte Mais Informação

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13-year-old boy died from heroin, fentanyl mix, mother says

Fentanyl is an extremely powerful and deadly controlled risky substance, which is approximately 100 times more potent than heroin, the prosecutor's office said in a news release. Fentanyl is legally available as a skin patch, lozenge, pills, a film that dissolves in your mouth, or by intervenes. Information can be reported anonymously through the Cape May County Sheriffs Tip Line at cmcsheriff.net just click on anonymous tip, or through the Cape May County Crime Stoppers at 609-465-2800 or ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Inscrições para certificados do Ensino Fundamental e Médio terminam na sexta

Inscrições para certificados do Ensino Fundamental e Médio terminam na sexta

O Encceja é destinado a jovens e adultos residentes no Brasil ou no exterior que não tiveram oportunidade de se formar na idade ideal. O candidato travesti ou transexual que deseja ser atendido pelo seu nome social deve solicitar o pedido entre os dias 21 a 25 de agosto, na página do participante onde estarão disponíveis os resultados individuais. Consulte Mais Informação

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Suzann Pettersen will not compete in Solheim Cup after injuring disc

Suzann Pettersen will not compete in Solheim Cup after injuring disc

Pettersen angered the Americans in Germany two years ago by insisting that Alison Lee be penalized for picking up her ball when she thought her short second putt had been conceded. "It's been a lot of juggling, to put it mildly", the European captain admitted. "Our team's not talking about it, I'm sure the European team's not talking about it, I'm not sure why we're talking about it". Consulte Mais Informação

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Irom Sharmila gets married to British partner Desmond Coutinho

Irom Sharmila gets married to British partner Desmond Coutinho

The marriage was a low key affair and invitations were not sent to anyone, even the family members of the bride and the groom did not attend the wedding. Several groups were opposed to the marriage. Irom Sharmila told ToI that she will settle down in Kodaikanal and she will start afresh her battle against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in order to bring peace and justice to the nation. Consulte Mais Informação

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School-girl raped on Independence Day in India

School-girl raped on Independence Day in India

The victim was allegedly raped on knife point after which the accused fled the spot. A 12 year old girl was kidnapped and raped in Chandigarh on Tuesday while she was on her way to school to celebrate Indian Independence Day. Her parents had told her that she has a stone in her stomach and she had to be operated for that. Courts allow medical termination of pregnancy up to 20 weeks under the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act and can make an exception if the foetus is genetically abnormal. Consulte Mais Informação

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NIA office in Bengaluru asked to investigate 'Love Jihad' in Kerala

NIA office in Bengaluru asked to investigate 'Love Jihad' in Kerala

A bench comprising Chief Justice JS Khehar and Justice DY Chandrachud said the Centre would reimburse the expenses to Justice (retired) Raveendran within two weeks from the date of submission of the bills by him. Jahan had married a Hindu woman in December 2016. But in August 2016 itself, her father had approached high court with a habeas corpus petition, alleging his daughter had been radicalised by some organisations and they had also influenced her to marry a Muslim man so that she is ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Cuomo calls for the removal of Confederate names from NYC streets

Cuomo calls for the removal of Confederate names from NYC streets

After recent events, Governor Cuomo is urging the Army to reconsider. The planned removal of a statue commemorating the general prompted the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, which left one counter-protester dead. Bronx Community College of the City University of NY said it will remove and replace busts of Confederate Generals Lee and Jackson from its Hall of Fame for Great Americans. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fatal Teen Drug Overdoses Have Doubled in 15 Years

Fatal Teen Drug Overdoses Have Doubled in 15 Years

Among males, the drug overdose death rate almost tripled between 1999 (2.1 per 100,000) and 2007 (6.2 per 100,000), dropped through 2014 (4.0 per 100,000), and then increased by 15% in 2015. Interestingly, the decline in death rate was mainly driven by boys, accounting for two-thirds of overdose deaths in teens . How can opioid abuse be reduced among young people? Among girls, it increased to 2.7 from 2.2. Consulte Mais Informação

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