Thursday September 20-th, 2018

US officials say some teething medicines unsafe for babies US officials say some teething medicines unsafe for babies

Products containing benzocaine carry serious risks and provide little to no benefits for treating oral pain, including sore gums due to teething, the FDA says . The FDA also says it can be unsafe. For more information, visit the FDA website . ...

Sleeping In On Weekends May Help You Live Longer Sleeping In On Weekends May Help You Live Longer

It's not so much about being able to store up sleep, but he thinks short sleepers who are changing their habits on the weekends are making up for some of what they lost during the week. It suggests over 65s need seven to eight hours sleep a day, whil...

Polish novelist Olga Tokarczuk wins Man Booker International Prize Polish novelist Olga Tokarczuk wins Man Booker International Prize

Chair of judges Lisa Appignanesi described Tokarczuk as "a writer of wonderful wit, imagination and literary panache". The Man Booker International Prize was started in 2016 to celebrate fiction that has been translated into English from around t...

Donald Trump Declares Military 'Ready' After Kim Jong Un Summit Collapses Donald Trump Declares Military 'Ready' After Kim Jong Un Summit Collapses

That explosion collapsed the complex's north tunnel, which was used for five nuclear tests between 2009 and past year. For a good analysis of just how complicated the Korean security situation can be, there's " A comprehensive history of North Kore...

Will Trump Unblock Twitter Users? Judge Rules President Violated First Amendment Will Trump Unblock Twitter Users? Judge Rules President Violated First Amendment

A March decision from a U.S. District Court Judge in Kentucky ruled Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin was OK to block constituents from his Twitter account . Duke University constitutional law professor Stuart Benjamin said he disagreed with Buchwald...

House passes bill loosening some Dodd-Frank banking regulations House passes bill loosening some Dodd-Frank banking regulations

And unlike the initial bill, the approved legislation doesn't require doctors to immediately report problems to the manufacturer. "We also believe that patients with terminal conditions should have access to experimental treatments that could poten...

Carson Wentz takes the field as Eagles open OTAs Carson Wentz takes the field as Eagles open OTAs

I don't view it as a political thing whatsoever. "It's a great honor", Pederson said . I'm very encouraged with where he's at. "We're still working through logistics right now, so we don't have all the details of the day, but excited to be going"....

Korean journalists in N. Korea to cover nuke-testing site demolition Korean journalists in N. Korea to cover nuke-testing site demolition

When North Korea announced earlier this month it would dismantle the Punggy-ri site, it said it would invite foreign media outlets from five countries including South Korea to observe the event. Trump threatened to "totally destroy NorthKorea" if nec...

Explosion heard at Iranian base south of Damascus Explosion heard at Iranian base south of Damascus

As for Iran shutting down its IR-40 heavy water reactor, the core of the rector was removed in 2016 and filled with concrete and when it comes to allowing International Atomic Energy Agency inspectors into the country, this is was already agreed to i...

Ryanair pilot strike threat over working practices raises fears of holiday disruption Ryanair pilot strike threat over working practices raises fears of holiday disruption

The Irish carrier announced that had it achieved a 9 percent increase in passengers, to 130 million, which led net profit to soar to a record €1.45 billion ($1.7 billion) in the year to March 31. LaudaMotion has a valuable portfolio of slots at ma...

Service for exchange student killed in Santa Fe school shooting Service for exchange student killed in Santa Fe school shooting

Sabika, 17, was among eight students and two teachers who were killed when a 17-year-old shooter identified as Dimitrios Pagourtzis opened fire with a shotgun and a handgun before surrendering to police. "Please keep all the families in your thoughts...

General Electric signs $11bn deal with Wabtec General Electric signs $11bn deal with Wabtec

Wabtec CEO Raymond Betler will stay in his job and Albert Neupaver was reappointed as executive chairman. GE will receive a Dollars 2.9 billion up-front payment in cash and its shareholders will own 50.1 percent of the combined company, while ...

Golden State Warriors: No Andre, No Problem? Golden State Warriors: No Andre, No Problem?

About a minute later, Curry used a screen to get James Harden to switch onto him and he crossed him over and nailed a step-back contested triple. "I blacked out", he said in reference to his cursing. Steph Curry , who grew up in Charlotte, rallie...

Pools, hot tubs can harbor risky germs Pools, hot tubs can harbor risky germs

For many people, going on vacation and checking into a hotel provides the exciting opportunity of taking a dip in the swimming pool or getting to relax in the hot tub. Hlavsa cautioned that it's likely that not all outbreaks were reported to the CD...

Bill Gates: Trump's Knowledge Of Daughter Jennifer's Appearance Disliked By Wife Melinda Bill Gates: Trump's Knowledge Of Daughter Jennifer's Appearance Disliked By Wife Melinda

The clip shows Gates telling the room that in two separate meetings with the president, specifically recalling a March 2017 meeting, Trump asked him about the difference between the two viruses. "So clearly he had been driven away, but he wanted to m...

US FDA approves Amgen drug for prevention of migraines US FDA approves Amgen drug for prevention of migraines

Erenumab will cost $575 for a once-monthly dose of 70 mg or 140 mg, or $6900 annually. The approval for sale in the European Union is expected in the next few months. The first study included 955 participants with a history of episodic migraine and...

Suicidal Thoughts, Attempts On The Rise Among Young People: 'It's A Critical Public-Health Crisis Right Now' Suicidal Thoughts, Attempts On The Rise Among Young People: 'It's A Critical Public-Health Crisis Right Now'

Data from the Pediatric Health Information System allowed the researchers to use billing codes to determine the differences between emergency department encounters, observation stays, and inpatient hospitalizations related to suicide . The number ...

Fears mount as Ebola reported in DR Congo city Fears mount as Ebola reported in DR Congo city

Teams are also setting up two Ebola Treatment Centres (ETCs) in Mbandaka and Bikoro, with 20 beds each. Tens of millions of people live along the river, and the capitals of Congo, Central African Republic, and the Republic of Congo lie along it and i...

CDC Warns of Potentially Bad Tick Season CDC Warns of Potentially Bad Tick Season

Of the approximately 40 species of tick in Canada, only a few can infect humans with Lyme (e.g. the blacklegged tick), but this does not mean the risk is low if you regularly spend time running through nature. Both the conditions were listed as emerg...

Jefferies Group Reiterates Buy Rating for British American Tobacco (BATS)

Over the past month the firm's stock is -12.39%, -17.15% for the last quarter, -20.63% for the past six-months and -26.28% for the previous year. British American Tobacco Plc now has $106.86B valuation. This ratio is calculated by dividing the mark...

Exercise does not prevent or delay onset of dementia Exercise does not prevent or delay onset of dementia

An Alzheimer's Society investigation has discovered that 50,000 people with dementia were admitted to A&E across the country in the previous year, because inadequate social care is leaving them unprotected from falls and infections. Commenting on...

Kensington Palace Announces Wedding Party, Roles For Prince George, Princess Charlotte Kensington Palace Announces Wedding Party, Roles For Prince George, Princess Charlotte

Ben Mulroney is also the son of former prime minister Brian Mulroney . She's not qualified to suggest that I don't under any law in this country. She's way out of her league to tell me I can't speak. While the fans are eagerly waiting for the couple...

Nigeria Retains 47th Position In Latest FIFA Ranking Nigeria Retains 47th Position In Latest FIFA Ranking

Most of the top 50 is unchanged, with Germany, Brazil and Belgium at one through three in the same top 10 as last month. The Eagles are also unmoved in the same sixth position they were in last month's rankings. The next Federation Internationale d...

Nigeria's population will increase by 189m between 2018 - 2050 - United Nations forecast Nigeria's population will increase by 189m between 2018 - 2050 - United Nations forecast

According to the report , by 2050 two-thirds of people in the world will be living in cities and will be mainly concentrated in three countries - India , China , and Nigeria . Meanwhile, NAIJ.com reported that the National Population Commission (...

4000 experimental Ebola vaccines arrive in DRC 4000 experimental Ebola vaccines arrive in DRC

It was named for the Ebola River in Congo, where it was first identified in 1976. The Democratic Republic of Congo's new ebola outbreak has entered a "new phase", the country's health minister has announced. They would be kept in Kinshasa until...

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT