Medicine

Medicine 'FRDI Bill does not adversely alter depositor protection'
Author: 0 'FRDI Bill does not adversely alter depositor protection'

But the "bail-in" clause is exactly opposite to the previous clause as depositors will lose their rightful claim to retrieve their savings in case of a failure of a bank or other deposit-taking financial institution. Many political parties have said the bill is anti-poor, and is introduced to just minimise the losses of failing financial institutions. The Bill is facing stiff opposition from the bank employees union and depositors as well.

Medicine Abductors of Plateau PDP Chieftains Demand N100m for Freedom
Author: 0 Abductors of Plateau PDP Chieftains Demand N100m for Freedom

When INDEPENDENT got to the state secretariat of the party Thursday evening, party leaders and stakeholders were holding meetings and making calls to their National Assembly members in Abuja. A family member, Mr Jonathan Mapis, who spoke on the issue, said that the victims were abducted "around 5.30 p.m". The party spokesman disclosed that the jeep belonging to the former minister had been found by security agents with two telephones belonging to his son that was kidnapped along with him.

Author: 0 Sheetz installs new lighting to deter opioid use

The Sheetz gas station in New Kensington installed the lights this week. The blue-hued lights are created to prevent heroin users from finding their veins, according to the store's cooperate office. They say drug users can feel for their veins when they can't see them. A gas station bathroom in New Kensington, Pa., is testing blue lights in an effort to fight the opioid epidemic.

Medicine Sage's depression drug succeeds in mid-stage study, shares soar
Author: 0 Sage's depression drug succeeds in mid-stage study, shares soar

Wexford Cap L P holds 0.03% or 4,400 shares in its portfolio. D E Shaw Co holds 0.01% or 64,597 shares in its portfolio. Mutual Of America Capital Management Ltd owns 28,746 shares. They expect $-2.00 earnings per share, down 33.33 % or $0.50 from last year's $-1.5 per share. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($1.52) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($1.61) by $0.09.

Medicine Trump demands Saudi Arabia allow aid into Yemen 'immediately'
Author: 0 Trump demands Saudi Arabia allow aid into Yemen 'immediately'

That action was taken in response to a missile strike over Riyadh launched by the Iranian-aligned Yemeni Houthi rebels they're fighting, which Saudi officials say was a result of Iranian weapons transfers. Before his slaying Saleh was seen as Yemen's great survivor. Sanaa residents have been stocking up on basic goods for fear of further violence. Jamie McGoldrick, the United Nations humanitarian coordinator for Yemen, said aid workers were able to reach a number of hospitals and health ...

Medicine Lexus LF-1 Limitless concept previewed for 2018 Detroit Auto Show
Author: 0 Lexus LF-1 Limitless concept previewed for 2018 Detroit Auto Show

The blue lighting around the Lexus badge on the bootlid suggests that the LF-1 may boast a hybrid powertrain - potentially based around the 3.5-litre V6 petrol engine found in the RX SUV, which now tops the Lexus crossover range. The only LF-branded Lexus model to make production so far was the iconic LFA supercar built from 2010 to 2012 with its spine-tingling 9,500rpm V10 engine.

Medicine Viral Video App Vine Is Coming Back
Author: 0 Viral Video App Vine Is Coming Back

By 2016, the app had over 200 million active monthly users and more than 1.5 billion loops have been viewed since inception. Phrases like " back at it again at Krispy Kreme " became part of the internet's collective vernacular, spawning many unforgettable memes.

Medicine Warning about flu season issued
Author: 0 Warning about flu season issued

Flu season is underway and it's already widespread in four states, including Georgia. Skiest said it's also too soon to tell if the vaccine is a good match to the spreading virus, but he recommends the shot for most people. He encourages people age 65 and older to talk with their doctor about getting one of the vaccines created to give older people a better immune response, and therefore, better protection against flu.

Medicine Buhari hints on seeking re-election, says 'people of Kano in my pocket'
Author: 0 Buhari hints on seeking re-election, says 'people of Kano in my pocket'

Buhari said the amnesty was part of federal government's effort to decongest prisons in the country and urged the beneficiaries of the gesture to be of good behaviour and shun anything that could bring them back to the prison in future. The 500 inmates were either pardoned or set free upon the payment of fines by the Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje. "We are determined to better the life of our people", he stated, as he commended the Kano Emirate which he said consistently ...

Medicine Eating Small Bits Of Cheese Daily Helps Lower Heart Disease Risks
Author: 0 Eating Small Bits Of Cheese Daily Helps Lower Heart Disease Risks

On the contrary, people in the study who took advantage of cheese benefits by eating a little each day were less likely to develop heart disease or have a stroke, when compared to those who rarely eat cheese. Cheese also contains conjugated linoleic acid (CLA), an unsaturated fatty acid that may increase the amount of of HDL "good" cholesterol and decrease "bad" LDL levels.

Medicine Newer birth control pills don't lower risk of breast cancer, study finds
Author: 0 Newer birth control pills don't lower risk of breast cancer, study finds

On the other hand, among women who used hormonal contraceptives for short periods, the excess risk of breast cancer disappeared rapidly after use was stopped, the researchers said. The 20 percent increase in breast cancer risk varied by age and how long the women used hormone-based contraceptives, including pills, contraceptive patches, vaginal rings, progestin-only implants, and injections.

Author: 0 Prince George Had the Cutest Role in His School's Nativity Play

Asking the children about their plans for Christmas, William said: 'I went to my boy's nativity play. "It was amusing", he said according to The Telegraph . He added: 'He was a sheep '. At the event on Wednesday, William and Kate spoke to the kids about mental health and sat in on a focus group in which kids weighed in on new TV programs.

Author: 0 Twilight Zone Revival Ordered to Series at CBS All Access

It has officially been ordered by CBS All Access , according to The Hollywood Reporter . The series, which used fantasy, science fiction, suspense and psychological thriller genre elements in each episode, was notable for its use of a macabre twist toward the end and its the moral message the episode was trying to get across.

Author: 0 Air pollution, smog may permanently damage children's brain, warns UNICEF report

A UNICEF report released on Wednesday, Dec 6 - a day after the first International Smog Day - says babies in South Asia face the danger of poor brain development due to air pollution. There are 136 million children under the age of 1 globally, which means one in eight are being exposed to toxic air, the United Nations children's fund said.

Author: 0 B'luru: Ola driver child-locks woman in cab, molests her, suspended

Speaking to OneIndia, the victim alleged that her complaints to the cab aggregator yielded no results and that the driver continued to harass her through phone calls the next day. The woman ran for 500 meters till she reached the Ejipura traffic signal. However, the woman mustered the courage and lodged a complaint against the driver.

Medicine NNPC Boss Cuts Short Foreign Trip To Address Fuel Scarcity
Author: 0 NNPC Boss Cuts Short Foreign Trip To Address Fuel Scarcity

The group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru has ended his trip to London, United Kingdom , as queues returned to the country's filling stations. It said the price rise fears were unfounded. "The recommended ex-depot price supposed to be N133.30 per litre, but they are selling at N138 to N143 per litre".