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Medicine Trump agrees to pay key Obamacare subsidies, extending its lifeline
Author: 0 Trump agrees to pay key Obamacare subsidies, extending its lifeline

But the administration has also missed self-declared deadlines for a decision. Trump still needs to commit to paying CSR payments in September; that payment is due September 20th. "This disastrous law has devastated the middle class, and must be repealed and replaced". The CBO estimate of the effect of ending the cost-sharing payments on premium hikes almost matches what independent nonpartisan experts previously predicted.

Medicine FDA updates gastric balloon warning after 5 deaths
Author: 0 FDA updates gastric balloon warning after 5 deaths

In addition to saline, the balloon that is made from silicone may contain some radio-opaque material as a radiographic marker and a dye such as methylene blue to alert the patient when the balloon would leak.[1] Studies have suggested that fluid is superior to air for distending gastric balloons.[2] Inflated balloons reduce the operative volume capacity of the stomach .

Medicine Congress flays attack on Rahul's vehicle, seeks answers from PM
Author: 0 Congress flays attack on Rahul's vehicle, seeks answers from PM

Banaskantha Superintendent of Police Neeraj Badgujar told the daily that Gandhi was on his way to the helipad after meeting flood victims in Dhanera when a stone was pelted at his vehicle. Surjewala branded the attack on Gandhi's convoy "disgusting and disgraceful, accusing the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) saying the latter must know the truth can't be silenced".

Medicine Florida DOH confirms sexually transmitted case of Zika in Pinellas
Author: 0 Florida DOH confirms sexually transmitted case of Zika in Pinellas

The person's partner, who had not traveled, also tested positive. In a news release, the Florida Department of Health said mosquito control had been notified and the appropriate measures to reduce mosquito actives were being taken. The Florida Department of Health confirmed the finding Tuesday. Zika virus is a flavivirus transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes, which are found throughout much of the Americas and are also responsible for the transmission of dengue fever and chikungunya fever.

Medicine Lawyer: New Mexico Man Serving De Facto Life Without Parole
Author: 0 Lawyer: New Mexico Man Serving De Facto Life Without Parole

While many states grapple with a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that bans mandatory life-without-parole sentences for juveniles, that's not an issue for Hawaii. In other states, dozens of offenders have been resentenced and some paroled, but Tennessee so far is not offering resentencing to its 13 juvenile life-without-parole inmates.

Medicine Oregon Scientists First in United States to Edit Human Embryos
Author: 0 Oregon Scientists First in United States to Edit Human Embryos

USA researchers have successfully carried out gene editing on human embryos using the revolutionary technique known as CRISPR , the first time the procedure has been performed in the USA, a report said Thursday. Gaining the ability to edit human DNA is the first step toward one day allowing scientists to prevent babies from being born with incurable diseases or disabilities.

Medicine Death toll in India's Gujarat rains, flood rises to 94
Author: 0 Death toll in India's Gujarat rains, flood rises to 94

Heavy rainfall has lashed Gujarat for three days now, throwing life out of gear in major cities, including Ahmedabad . "We have done everything possible", said Bhupendrasinh Chudasma, revenue minister who apprised media persons of the flood situation in the state.

Medicine Artificial Sweeteners Don't Help People Lose Weight, Review Finds
Author: 0 Artificial Sweeteners Don't Help People Lose Weight, Review Finds

It's been an ongoing debate. A new study conducted by a group of researchers from the University of Manitoba's George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation, along with the Children's Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, suggests that artificial sweeteners may be linked with long-term weight gain and increased risk of obesity , diabetes , high blood pressure and heart disease .

Medicine Senate to delay vote on Republican healthcare bill
Author: 0 Senate to delay vote on Republican healthcare bill

Senate Republicans were forced to postpone a vote on their party's health care bill after Sen. "His Mayo Clinic doctors report that the surgery went "very well" and he is in good spirits", the hospital said in a statement . The Republican bill rolls back numerous Medicaid expansions put in place under the ACA and takes away numerous protections that the ACA forced insurance policies to have.

Medicine Conviction of former New York State Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver is overturned
Author: 0 Conviction of former New York State Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver is overturned

Legal analysts said the appeals court's decision reinforces how prosecutors will face significant challenges in bringing and winning public corruption cases. In Thursday's appeals court decision, Judge Jose Cabranes agreed with the argument of Silver's legal team, writing that, had jurors been using the new standard for corruption cases, they might not have come down with a guilty verdict.

Medicine McGregor to Mayweather: 'Pay your taxes!'
Author: 0 McGregor to Mayweather: 'Pay your taxes!'

You f-king weasel and you f-king b-ch". The press conference begins at 12.00 pm Irish time (7.00 pm local time) in the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York. Photo Credit: © Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports While I can only speak for myself here, the quality of efforts provided by both men have me anticipating the next punchline far more than hoping one throws an actual punch up on that stage.

Medicine Iranian cancer specialist detained at United States airport despite holding visa
Author: 0 Iranian cancer specialist detained at United States airport despite holding visa

Dehnavi has been detained while traveling with his wife and three children. Mohsen Dehnavi, his wife and three children were put on a return flight at about 9 p.m. "This individual was deemed inadmissible to the United States based on information discovered during the CBP inspection". Boston Children's Hospital is also providing its support and looking for ways to provide officials with evidence of Dehnavi's professional experience.

Medicine Scholars: White House's name gaffe not helping US-China ties
Author: 0 Scholars: White House's name gaffe not helping US-China ties

However, his efforts seemed to be undermined by the White House, which erroneously referred to Xi Jinping as the president of the Republic of China , which is Taiwan's formal name. "It will only make the Chinese people look down upon the American government for it to make such a low-level mistake". But Xi's title was not Washington's only flub last week: a separate news release called Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe " President Abe of Japan ".

Medicine Charlie Gard's parents 'looking forward' to court return
Author: 0 Charlie Gard's parents 'looking forward' to court return

Doctors at Great Ormond Street Hospital continue to think that extending the treatment would be "unjustified", given the suffering endured by the child, as they said on Friday in a statement. A spokesman for the Met Police said they were called just after 3pm on Monday to reports of a collision outside the Royal Courts of Justice. "He is our son".

Medicine NY commuters endure start of 'summer of hell'
Author: 0 NY commuters endure start of 'summer of hell'

He said his trip took about 45 minutes longer than normal. Fed up, two commuters filed a class action lawsuit against the Metro Transit Authority and Long Island Rail Road in mid-June, charging the agencies with negligence and infliction of emotional distress, the NY Post reported .

Medicine Sharif family to come out clean in Panama case: Joya
Author: 0 Sharif family to come out clean in Panama case: Joya

Respondent 1 refers to Prime Minister Sharif; Respondent 6 was Maryam; Respondent 7 Hussain; while Respondent 8 was Hassan. Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif faced a fresh challenge on Monday as a panel that investigated corruption allegations against his family recommended the opening of a new case after finding disparities between their sources of income and actual wealth.

Author: 0 Lonzo sucks a fat one in debut

Ingram, who scored 26 points in the game, fell to the floor while clutching his right leg after missing a potential game-winning shot in a 96-93 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers . "That's what I liked about him right here", LaVar said of his son's late misses. On the bright side, though, Ball seemingly recognized the hot hand he had in Ingram and managed to still contribute five assists, four rebounds, two steals and a block on the night.

Medicine Kim Asks Kanye To Reconcile With Jay-Z, Beyonce
Author: 0 Kim Asks Kanye To Reconcile With Jay-Z, Beyonce

This came shortly after an erratic performance in Sacramento where Kanye ranted about JAY Z not calling him among other things. The $20 million Jay-Z fronted Kanye West was NOT a gift - as Jay insinuated on his album 4:44 - it was all part of Jay's deal with 'Ye.

Medicine Pepe Joins Besiktas After 10 Years At Real Madrid
Author: 0 Pepe Joins Besiktas After 10 Years At Real Madrid

The 34-year-old Brazilian-born defender Kepler Laveran Lima Ferreira joined Real from Porto in 2007 for 30 million euros ($34 million), winning the La Liga title in his first campaign. Pepe's time at Madrid will be considered a success, despite a controversial incident in April 2009 where he savagely kicked Getafe player Javi Casquero and was sent off.

Medicine Should Charlie Gard come to US? Dying baby's case draws worldwide attention
Author: 0 Should Charlie Gard come to US? Dying baby's case draws worldwide attention

A Vatican hospital offered to take Charlie in. The London hospital where Charlie Gard is living his last days has refused a transfer request from Bambino Gesu pediatric hospital in Rome for legal reasons. In a tweet on Monday, President Trump sent a message , offering to help the gravely ill 11-month-old child. Just today , Theresa May has joined in the global conversation, saying she is "confident" that Great Ormond Street Hospital has and "always will consider any offers ...

Author: 0 Kyle Lowry, Raptors agree to deal that keeps Toronto's core intact

The Sixers on Saturday agreed with guard J.J. Redick on a one-year, $23 million deal, a source confirmed to CSNPhilly.com's Jessica Camerato. Ibaka agreed to terms on a three-year contract worth $65 million, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told AP, speaking on condition of anonymity because the deal can not be signed until the NBA's off-season moratorium ends on Thursday.

Medicine Short Says Repealing Obamacare With Later Replacement an Option
Author: 0 Short Says Repealing Obamacare With Later Replacement an Option

Last January, even before taking office, Trump insisted that repeal and replace legislation be approved nearly simultaneously - within hours or days of each other - despite a preference by many congressional leaders to pass repeal legislation but postpone its effective date for a year or more while a new approach is developed.

Medicine Reis, Severin join Democrats to pass budget amendment
Author: 0 Reis, Severin join Democrats to pass budget amendment

Illinois, which has gone a record-setting two straight years without a complete spending plan due to an impasse between its Republican governor and Democratic legislature, is poised to start fiscal 2018 on Saturday budget-less again. "Every state is getting these new jobs but us", said Mark Denzler, IMA vice president and chief operating officer. Meanwhile, Illinois risks intervention from federal judges overseeing consent decrees requiring the state to fund medical and other services for ...

Medicine Plane crashes, bursts into flames on busy California highway
Author: 0 Plane crashes, bursts into flames on busy California highway

A man and a woman survived the crash and were removed from the plane's wreckage and were hospitalized with "non-life-threatening injuries", according to a report by CBS Los Angeles. No one on the ground was injured. Two people were injured in the small plane crash. After checking that he and his passenger were OK he said they "gave each other a hug that we were still alive".

Medicine India approves plan to sell stake in national airline
Author: 0 India approves plan to sell stake in national airline

The National Carrier survived for the bailout package of 30,000 Crores that has pumped in by the Government during UPA-II to save the Airlines. Share price of Interglobe Aviation (Indigo) tumbled over 3% on Thursday after the aviation ministry confirmed that the company has shown interest in buying Air India.

Medicine Indian eves beat West Indies in Word Cup tie
Author: 0 Indian eves beat West Indies in Word Cup tie

Openers Smriti Mandhana and Poonam Raut are expected to give India an explosive start. There was a brief partnership between Matthews and skipper Stafanie Taylor (playing her 1ooth ODI) for the second wicket. Historically, Indian wins are dependent on caught-behinds and stumpings in which Anju Jain holds a record of 31 dismissals that includes 17 stumps and 14 catches.

Medicine NY DMV approves Uber, Lyft on eve of ride-sharing launch
Author: 0 NY DMV approves Uber, Lyft on eve of ride-sharing launch

Both Uber and its competitor Lyft have, in the past, taken steps to make their apps more accessible to seniors. A deal was struck earlier this year that allowed Uber and Lyft to run throughout all of New York State, but permitted large cities and counties to opt out of the agreement.

Medicine CDPH Releases Annual End of Life Option Act Report
Author: 0 CDPH Releases Annual End of Life Option Act Report

California became the fifth state in the nation to pass such a law. 111 people of these were reported to have died following the consumption of the drugs. 111 of the individuals had taken the pills by the end of the reporting period, as of December 31 2016. A similar law has been in place in neighboring OR since 1997.

Medicine 'Stay put' advice used as firefighters halt blaze at Waxham council block
Author: 0 'Stay put' advice used as firefighters halt blaze at Waxham council block

Councils across the country have launched emergency reviews of their towers following the fire at Grenfell Tower in London which is believed to have killed at least 79 people . Numerous estate's dwellers have raised concerns about fire safety issues in recent days, and once again pressured borough authorities on the subject at a meeting on Thursday.

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