Health Care

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:55

A total of 10,98,891 candidates - 6,38,865 boys and 4,60,026 girls - from 10,678 schools had registered for the Class 12 exams , which is a 2.82 percent increase from 2016. She said the "sense of surprise" continued as she received a call from her school, declaring her the UAE's highest topper in the CBSE exams. A look on the examination results reveal that the performance of the students of Kendriya Vidhyalayas and Navodaya Vidhyalayas was better than the private schools which normally ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 10:19

Supreme Court has since ruled it unconstitutional to sentence juveniles to life in prison without parole, without a sentencing hearing . In 2016, the court also decided that ruling could be retroactively applied to cases. Malvo said he met Muhammad in Antigua and took to the road with him. The Virginia attorney general responded that Roush could have suspended some of Malvo's life term.

by | May 26, 2017 | 14:09

The clinic, called Just Cats Veterinary Clinic and Cattery, is Dublin's only veterinary establishment just for cats (there are no dogs allowed). Dublin's sole cats-only vet clinic wrote in the job advert posted online . Animal shelters are often in need of volunteers to socialize and play with the animals in their care.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:38

President Donald J. Trump has ordered the DOL to review the rule , leaving open the possibility for revision ahead of that date. The president also has order a review of the rule. "This decision will make it harder for many Americans to save for a dignified retirement". "Assuming the compensation is reasonable, such an approach is a potentially powerful means of reducing conflicts of interest with respect to mutual fund recommendations and correspondingly reducing the need for ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 01:19

One of the biggest changes is the recommendation that parents avoid giving fruit juice at all during a baby's first year of life. Previously in 2001, the AAP advised parents to wait until a child reached at least six months old to give them juice, but has since made a decision to bump up the age due to growing health concerns in younger kids.

by | May 17, 2017 | 01:11

The White House will be illuminated with blue lights tonight to honor law enforcement, President Trump announced Monday. Trump signed a proclamation on Monday declaring the day "Peace Officer Memorial Day" and the upcoming week "Police Week", The Hill reports.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:10

After taking computers over, the virus displayed messages demanding a payment of $300 in virtual currency Bitcoin to unlock files and return them to the user. The anonymous specialist, known only as MalwareTech, prevented more than 100,000 computers across the globe from being infected. In a statement , the computing giant criticised the way governments stored up information about security flaws in computer systems - which could then be stolen, causing widespread damage.

by | May 15, 2017 | 00:07

It's a priceless gem to society when it's done well. That includes paid maternity and paternity leave, sick leave, accommodations for workers who are pregnant, good health care, affordable child care, flexibility at work, equal pay, and a decent minimum wage.

by | May 13, 2017 | 10:32

Intravenous drug use is the most common form of transmission in the United States. "They share needles or reuse needles or use found needles somewhere", said Dr. If you are considering having body piercing, ear piercing, a tattoo, semi-permanent make-up or acupuncture, whether in this country or overseas, make sure that any equipment used is sterile.

by | May 13, 2017 | 10:25

The Gemini offshore wind farm has 150 wind turbines located in two 34 square km areas next to each other in the North Sea. According to the commission's independent consultant, Levitan & Associates Inc, the net ratepayer bill impacts associated with the commission's approval are projected to be less than US$1.40 per month for residential customers and less than a 1.4 per cent impact on the annual bills of commercial and industrial customers - both less than the ratepayer impacts authorised ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:54

Mental Health Awareness week runs May 8 through May 14 in the United Kingdom, and You Me At Six vocalist Josh Franceschi has shared an important message on Twitter in order to raise awareness for those struggling with mental health issues.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:36

Shorten said only those earning more than $87,000 a year should face the government's 0.5% increase in the Medicare levy, which will fund the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Treasurer Scott Morrison says previous measures were clearly getting stalled in Parliament. But it was anxious that "the weakness of this government will turn $6 billion tax on the banks into a $6 billion charge on every Australian with a bank account or a mortgage".

by | May 09, 2017 | 00:59

A high surf advisory remains in effect until 9 p.m. Sunday . North wind 5 to 8 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and a quarter of an inch are possible. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Tuesday looks much the same with a high near 86 degrees, mostly sunny skies and a light wind. Monday's temperatures are expected to reach into the mid to high 80s and down into the low 60s overnight.

by | May 09, 2017 | 00:46

Human rights groups have criticized the decision to keep the girls in custody in Abuja , about 560 miles from Chibok. The return of the 82 girls on Saturday marked the second group release of the Chibok girls by Boko Haram - with both deals brokered by Switzerland and the International Committee of the Red Cross - after 21 young women were released in October.

by | May 07, 2017 | 13:54

View into the Eagle Butte coal mine in Gillette, in Wyoming's Powder River Basin. On April 26, Premier Christy Clark sent a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asking the federal government to ban the shipment of thermal coal, including USA shipments through B.C.in response to the US government and their announcement that they would be adding duties to Canadian Softwood Lumber and now it appears Trudeau is examining her request.

by | May 06, 2017 | 08:50

In observance of the holiday, IBTimes rounded up a number of quotes and phrases to celebrate May 5 - and poke fun at the obscurity of the holiday's meaning among American drinkers. "I don't like to be so angry or shut people down for celebrating", said Joanna Renteria, a Mexican-American blogger in San Francisco. Grumpy Cat wishes everyone a happy Cinco de May-No! Anne McCullough is the executive director with the Cherokee Street Development League, the organizing force behind the Cinco de ...

by | May 06, 2017 | 08:48

The verdict was the largest so far from thousands of lawsuits accusing the multinational corporation of not warning consumers about the alleged cancer risks of its Johnson's Baby Powder. In a statement after the verdict, Johnson & Johnson said: "We deeply sympathize with the women and families impacted by ovarian cancer ". The next baby powder trial is in June in St.

by | May 05, 2017 | 00:40

On April 25, 12 out of the 13 doctors treating Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty withdrew themselves from her daily treatment as a symbolic resignation after her sister's allegations that Ms. In a telephonic talk on the famous Egyptian TV show el- Ashera Masaan, presented by Wael Al-Ibrashi, Shaimaa claimed that her sister had only lost 30 to 40 kg and the hospital had not taken her weight since her arrival.

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:13

And American dairy farms are much more competitive than ours. "We had roughly 23 farms that are affected", Trotter said . "We all have an opportunity and a responsibility to maintain and strengthen relationships with those that we work with in Mexico, to reassure them that we're going to continue to be open for business", he said at the Dairy Forum in late January.

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:08

Not only did Williams overcome the injury, he has worked his way back to become the No. 7 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft . Telesco also said the Chargers had discussions about trading down, but made a decision to stay put and take Williams at No.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:54

Meanwhile, US commercial satellite images indicated increased activity around North Korea's nuclear test site, while the country said that the country's preparation for and ICBM launch is in its "final stage", Fox News reported . On Tuesday, North Korea conducted what it called its largest ever combined live-fire drills, near the east coast port city of Wonsan. However, Kim Jong Un's government has remained defiant.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:57

On the day he turned 25 years old, in his first at-bat at Fenway Park, the Yankees' big rookie crushed a homer to give his team a 2-0 lead over the Red Sox in the second inning of Wednesday's game. The American League East Division combatants have each won 83 meetings over the last nine regular seasons with the teams alternating series victories over the past six years after splitting 18 encounters in each season from 2008-10.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:42

The report calls for increased training for law enforcement to detect drivers who are on drugs - something that is complicated, police say. In the most recent national data available, which is from 2015, the Association reported drugs were present in the systems of 43 percent of people killed in US highway accidents, a rate higher than alcohol at 37 percent.

by | April 26, 2017 | 08:59

The vaccine has the aim of training the human body's immune system to attack the malaria parasite. "The prospect of a malaria vaccine is great news", explains Dr Matshidiso Moeti, WHO regional director for Africa, in a statement. Despite huge progress, there are still 212 million new cases of malaria each year and 429,000 deaths. This is yet another solid front against a disease that has for years remained a major killer of children, women and men, taking a toll on productivity in the ...

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:40

Individuals would be allowed to carry up to 30 grams of recreational pot, similar to the one-ounce standard set in several US states with legal marijuana laws in effect, while households would be allowed to grow up to four plants. It said three provinces - Ontario included - should be allowed to set the legal marijuana consumption age higher to match their minimum drinking age of 19.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:22

Sessions' comments were referring to the Hawaii judge who issued a nationwide restraining order on President Trump's revised executive order that calls for suspending the entire refugee program for 120 days and halting immigration from six countries in the Middle East and Africa for 90 days.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:40

This calf is her fourth; it's her mate Oliver's first. Meanwhile, April's baby had still not been named. "We will all be there to say goodbye", park officials said in the post. In all, Animal Adventure Park scored when it came to YouTube views. The contest was being held for 10 days, and then a second round of voting, which will be narrowed down to the top 10 names, will be held for five days.

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:09

The agency says government , manufacturing and professional and business services enjoyed strong job growth last month. In March, the national jobless rate was 4.5 percent, down from 4.7 percent in February. Construction , however, saw another 1,800 jobs between March 2016 and March 2017 including 500 jobs between February and March of 2017. "This pace of job growth over a decade is pretty much impossible to envision", said Gould.

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:03

The early returns so far this spring buying season look very promising as a rising number of households dipped their toes into the market and were successfully able to close on a home last month. The metropolitan areas with the fewest days on market in March, according to data from realtor.com ®, were San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, Calif. (24 days); San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, Calif.

by | April 19, 2017 | 11:03

Houston Astros' George Springer watches his solo home run off Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco in the third inning of a baseball game, Tuesday , April 18, 2017, in Houston. "I tip my hat to him". Cam Bedrosian got the last six outs for his third save. The Angels beat the Houston Astros, 5-2, on Tuesday night, combining both sides of the game in the nice tidy way Mike Scioscia hopes for when refers to getting a "game on our terms".