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Medicine Insys's Kapoor Charged With Helping to Fuel Opioid Crisis
Author: 0 Insys's Kapoor Charged With Helping to Fuel Opioid Crisis

On Thursday morning, John Kapoor, the author and CEO of Insys, was arrested in Phoenix, as indicated by the US Attorney's Office. Kapoor, 74, of Phoenix, founder and majority owner of Insys Therapeutics Inc., faces charges in federal court in Boston of racketeering conspiracy, conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, and conspiracy to violate the Anti-Kickback Law, according to Acting US Attorney William D.

Medicine Cameron Maybin's 11th-inning steal is even more glorious with 'Titanic' music
Author: 0 Cameron Maybin's 11th-inning steal is even more glorious with 'Titanic' music

The Houston Astros weren't the only ones who came out with a win against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday night. The single also set him up to steal second, which won free tacos for America . Past year the Indians' Francisco Lindor was America's hero, swiping a bag against the Chicago Cubs. Yes, Maybin's leadoff single in the top of the 11th sparked the Astros' two-run inning that helped Houston to a 7-6 victory that tied the series at 1.

Medicine Many High-Risk Women Skip MRI Breast Cancer Screenings
Author: 0 Many High-Risk Women Skip MRI Breast Cancer Screenings

The app also promotes the need for awareness of the cancer , which has a mortality rate of 16.6 per 100.000 population or 19,750 people in Indonesia according to data from Globocan 2012. Second-hand smoke is also a risk factor. "After my yearly mammogram, I received a call that I needed to come back in for a follow up, and I just had a gut feeling that something wasn't right", said Adams, who'd been making the drive from her hometown in Monroe, Ga., to the breast health center for more than ...

Medicine Stamp paper kingpin Telgi dead
Author: 0 Stamp paper kingpin Telgi dead

Abdul Karim Telgi, a convict in the counterfeit stamp paper scam , passed away in Bengaluru's Victoria hospital on Thursday, reported news agency ANI . In July, the High Court acquitted him in one of the three cases in which he was convicted. He had been lodged in the Parapana Agrahara central jail here for the last 16 years.

Author: 0 Thriving at Work: a review of mental health and employers

Liam Butler, vice president of corporate sales EMEA, SumTotal , says, "Despite increased focus and efforts, we are still a long way from regarding or treating mental and physiological health as the same". "Higher priorities need to be placed on supporting staff emotionally in the workplace, with more education for staff around taking responsibility for their health and well-being".

Author: 0 Fisher-Price recalls infant motions seats because they could catch fire

The recall involves model numbers CMR35, CMR36, CMR37, and DYH22, as well as Smart Connect Soothing Motions Seats with model number CMR39. They were sold from November 2015 through October 2017. According to the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, the seats vibrate, play up to 10 different songs and nature sounds, and contain an overhead mobile for children to play with.

Medicine Namibia clarifies ties with reclusive North Korea
Author: 0 Namibia clarifies ties with reclusive North Korea

The United Nations approved last month a new package of sanctions aimed at economically stifling North Korea , which includes limitations on the country's petroleum and by-product imports as well as a ban on its textiles export. In the face of the growth threat from North Korea, he said, the US commitment to the defense of its allies including South Korea and Japan "remains ironclad".

Medicine Wife of Boko Haram Leader, Shekau, Is Killed In Military Strike
Author: 0 Wife of Boko Haram Leader, Shekau, Is Killed In Military Strike

It was gathered that the terrorist group stormed a football pitch where the soldiers were in five Hilux Toyota Pick-ups, drove straight to the unsuspecting troops and opened fire on them. Mallama Fitdasi, wife of Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram terrorist organisation, appeared to be one of those killed in the air strikes. Boko Haram, a northern-based terrorist group has been impugned for the killings of more than 20,000 people and the displacement of 2.3 million others in Nigeria ...

Author: 0 124 people died, more than a thousand infected — Plague in Madagascar

The deadly plague has a high mortality rate with 30-100% of death within 72 hours if not treated. "In order to stop the transmission and win the battle against the plague outbreak, which may have dire health, economic and security consequences, in the absence of adequate control, we need to strengthen our overall continental response" said H.E.

Medicine Maina's family should be ignored - Presidency
Author: 0 Maina's family should be ignored - Presidency

No. HAGF/FCSC/2017/ VOL. 1/3 dated 27th April 2017 requesting Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC) to give consequential effect to the judgment that voided the warrant of arrest issued against A.A. Shehu also described Maina as a remnant of the decadence from the former PDP government which Buhari was still battling to fix. "Over and over again, the President Buhari government has pointed out that the administration's greatest problem is the mess left behind by the previous government".

Medicine Letter to the editor: National Football League players are exercising their rights
Author: 0 Letter to the editor: National Football League players are exercising their rights

He needs to change "should" to "must" stand for the national anthem. Residents in the Midwest and South divide. The NFL has decided that it will not force players to stand for the playing of our National Anthem. 34%, though, consider the anthem to be more a symbol of the sacrifice of the US military. Eight percent, at that time, were unsure. The real heroes are the veterans and present military who show respect for the flag and country, not the National Football League players who make big ...

Medicine Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma marriage in December?
Author: 0 Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma marriage in December?

The rumours are basing it all on the fact that Kohli has communicated his unavailability for selection for a Test match and the limited-overs series against Sri Lanka in December citing "personal reasons". "He too deserves rest and the rotation policy will be applicable even for the skipper", Prasad said. Earlier, when Anushka Sharma was blamed for his bad form, Virat Kohli stepped up for his ladylove.

Medicine Doctors misdiagnosing type 3c diabetes for type 2
Author: 0 Doctors misdiagnosing type 3c diabetes for type 2

Type 3c, however, is seen after damage is done to the pancreas due to inflammation, cystic fibrosis, cancer or surgery. A population-based study by United Kingdom researchers has found that type 3c diabetes is frequently labelled type 2 diabetes but has worse glycemic control and a markedly greater requirement for insulin.

Medicine Surveillance video shows bank customer tackle armed robber
Author: 0 Surveillance video shows bank customer tackle armed robber

He gets the clerk to put money in a bag, but then suddenly. John Ryall , left, was later identified as the robber in the surveillance footage. Sakosky can eventually be seen slamming the man to the ground a second time, before pulling his mask off and chunking the money across the bank floor away from him.

Author: 0 Analysts Estimates And Ratings Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

New York State Common Retirement Fund increased Lgi Homes Inc (LGIH) stake by 20.01% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Opus Investment Management Inc sold 5,000 shares as Consolidated Edison Inc. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating , twenty have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company.

Author: 0 Free flu shots October 26th in Tustin and Westminster

Eric Handler, Public Health Officer. Public health officials are urging residents to get their influenza vaccination as soon as possible. Last year's flu vaccine had between 40 and 60 per cent efficacy and while Karachiwalla recommended everybody get a flu shot, some groups are of higher priority, including seniors, children under 5 years of age, caregivers, people with underlying health conditions or compromised immune systems and pregnant women.

Medicine CRISPRy bacon ! Genetically modified leaner low-fat pigs
Author: 0 CRISPRy bacon ! Genetically modified leaner low-fat pigs

Normal pigs have a tendency toward fat accumulation, but those with the gene inserted had more lean body mass and decreased fat percentage, the study says. Although this sounds promising for customers, and Zhao promises that the genetic modification wouldn't even affect the taste of the meat, it does raise a lot of questions about the future of DNA adjustment.

Medicine Cross-country woman biker Sana Iqbal dies in auto accident in Hyderabad
Author: 0 Cross-country woman biker Sana Iqbal dies in auto accident in Hyderabad

Sana Iqbal, a woman biker from Hyderabad , who had taken up a fight against suicide and depression , was killed in a auto accident on the city outskirts. Sana's mother claimed that as Sana's martial troubles appeared to grow every day right from the beginning, she was never happy with the marriage. She also speaks about how she was tortured and abused by Nadeem and his 16-year-old sister after the birth of her son Ali.

Medicine Moon Bear Forced to Have Gigantic Tongue Removed by Team of Vets
Author: 0 Moon Bear Forced to Have Gigantic Tongue Removed by Team of Vets

By June 2017, an worldwide team of experts was called in to address the deteriorating situation, a team that included animal welfare expert and veterinary surgeon Heather Bacon of the University of Edinburgh's Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, Caroline Nelson, a veterinary nurse at the Animals Asia Bear Rescue Centre in Vietnam, and Romain Pizzi from Wildlife Surgery global.

Medicine Struggling to get signed, Kaepernick 'meeting publishers' to pitch book idea
Author: 0 Struggling to get signed, Kaepernick 'meeting publishers' to pitch book idea

The 29-year-old athlete reportedly invested in "meetings with publishers in the NY offices of WME", according to Page Six . His actions were met by both widespread support and widespread condemnation, but unfortunately, his allies couldn't help him when he became available as a free agent at the end of the 2016-2017 season.

Medicine Study Finds Spike In California Gun Injuries After Nevada Gun Shows
Author: 0 Study Finds Spike In California Gun Injuries After Nevada Gun Shows

Researchers suspect that this has to do with Nevada's looser gun control laws, which, at the time of the study (2005-2013), didn't require background checks for "private sale" gun purchases. "The area of California that borders Nevada is sparsely populated, and over the study period there were relatively few Nevada gun shows", the study's senior author, Jennifer Ahern, said.

Medicine United Nations health agency: Madagascar plague causes 94 deaths
Author: 0 United Nations health agency: Madagascar plague causes 94 deaths

The latest figures from Madagascar's health ministry show there have been 911 recorded cases of the plague across 17 of the island nation's regions since August, killing 97 people so far. Regional emergency director for Africa Ibrahima Soce Fall, of the World Health Organization (WHO), speaks Friday during a press conference about the update on the plague situation in Madagascar at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland.

Medicine Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Says Protests Causing NFL to 'Suffer'
Author: 0 Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Says Protests Causing NFL to 'Suffer'

I imagine it's how George Wallace must have felt when he heard black people singing We Shall Overcome or marching in the streets. We all get great benefits from having a lot of people watch our games. League owners met Wednesday, and CBSSports.com' Jason La Canfora reported that Jones "was the only owner to rail against the handful of players who are still regularly kneeling, standing or staying in the locker room during the playing of the anthem".

Medicine Unitech MD seeks bail, told to deposit Rs 1000 crore
Author: 0 Unitech MD seeks bail, told to deposit Rs 1000 crore

Kumar urged the bench to allow Chandra to come out of the prison for four weeks so that he can oversee the refund process to homebuyers . In the wake of the deluge of claims the court appointed an amicus curie to streamline the process. According to amicus curiae Pawan Shree Agrawal, a total of Rs 1,865 crore is needed to refund the homebuyers claiming it. Sanjay and his brother Ajay Chandra along with others are embroiled in a case of alleged forgery lodged by buyers of its ...