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Health Care Google's science unit to target Zika carrying insects with 20m mosquitoes
Author: 0 Google's science unit to target Zika carrying insects with 20m mosquitoes

The initial research will focus on the Aedes aegypti mosquito , which spreads diseases including Zika virus, dengue fever and yellow fever virus. The project, called Debug Fresno , will launch this Friday, July 21. These elements function by biasing their transmission frequencies at rates significantly greater than the normal 50 percent, resulting in rapid spread throughout a population.

Health Care Lupita Nyong'o, RuPaul Star Alongside All-Black Cast for Pirelli 2018 Calendar
Author: 0 Lupita Nyong'o, RuPaul Star Alongside All-Black Cast for Pirelli 2018 Calendar

Both Oscar winners are part of the 2018 Pirelli Calendar , which imagines " Alice's Adventures in Wonderland " with an all-black all-star cast photographed by Tim Walker . 'It is about all creeds, all colours, all sizes and people just living their truths. A lot of this is about digital giving people voices, and a new generation who refuse to compromise and want answers to the questions that matter to them.

Health Care Facebook restores Catholic pages, says blocking was accidental
Author: 0 Facebook restores Catholic pages, says blocking was accidental

The incident was accidentally caused by a spam detection mechanism on the platform. A spokesman explained that Facebook routinely blocks pages that are suspected of using computers to inflate their traffic figures artificially. As a corollary, an "anti-Catholic Facebook employee charged with reviewing spam reports" could have made a decision to use the spam reports as an opportunity to dismantle the pages, it said .

Health Care Groundbreaking therapy 'reverses brain damage' in toddler who drowned in swimming pool
Author: 0 Groundbreaking therapy 'reverses brain damage' in toddler who drowned in swimming pool

She was immobile and constantly squirmed and shook her head. MRIs revealed loss of white brain matter, as well as damage to and loss of grey brain matter. In a paper written by the researchers , they report that this kind of reversal is "unreported with any therapy". The girl's mother was reported as stating that, besides the girl's coordination, the child was "near normal" after some ten HBOT sessions.

Health Care Coffee recalled for Viagra-like ingredient
Author: 0 Coffee recalled for Viagra-like ingredient

Affected products were distributed nationwide between July 2014 and June 2016. Bestherbs Coffee LLC, in Grand Prairie, voluntarily recalled all of its "New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Herbs Coffee" after an FDA lab analysis detected desmethyl carbodenafil.

Health Care Sony Brings the Xperia XA1 Ultra to India for Rs 29990
Author: 0 Sony Brings the Xperia XA1 Ultra to India for Rs 29990

The device runs on Android 7.0 Nougat based Xperia UI out of the box. The Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra is now available in India and the handset costs INR 29,990 which is about $465 at the current exchange rate. The smartphone flaunts a 23MP Exmor RS lens at the rear panel, which is equipped with hybrid autofocus, 24mm wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture, 5x zoom, and HDR mode.

Health Care Bribery row: BJP expels tainted party leader
Author: 0 Bribery row: BJP expels tainted party leader

The order for a detailed investigation was issued by the Vigilance Director over a complaint filed by Thiruvananthapuram Corporation Councillor Sukarno. "This report was kept under wraps for a while, which shows that the state's top BJP leadership knew what was going on", said Venugopal. Though party general secretary MT Ramesh's name is also said to have cropped up during the investigation, he denied all allegations.

Health Care Lawyer for Justine Damond's family disputes officers' ambush fears as 'ludicrous'
Author: 0 Lawyer for Justine Damond's family disputes officers' ambush fears as 'ludicrous'

Harrity said that Noor fired his weapon, hitting Ruszczyk through the open driver's side window. Dayton said there shouldn't "be any implication to the broader Somali communities in Minnesota because of this incident". Officer Mohamed Noor hasn't provided his explanation for what happened Saturday when he fired a shot from the passenger seat of a squad auto, past his partner in the driver's seat and killed Justine Damond, 40, who was standing outside the vehicle.

Health Care 6 teenagers from African robotics team missing after competition in DC
Author: 0 6 teenagers from African robotics team missing after competition in DC

Ingabire and Mwamikazi were the two students seen leaving the U.S. for Canada, the DC police told BuzzFeed News. Canada's Border Services Agency said it could neither confirm nor deny that the pair entered Canada. The reports say police canvassed DAR Constitution Hall, where the competition was held. The Latest on Burundi teenagers gone missing from worldwide robotics competition in Washington, D.C.

Health Care Dogs Are Friendly Because It's In Their Genes, Study Says
Author: 0 Dogs Are Friendly Because It's In Their Genes, Study Says

Did they evolve to be friendly after humans started using them for hunting, or did friendly wolves approach humans first? VonHoldt had in an earlier study had found that dogs did have a similar gene sequence as the WBSCR. "We're not saying we have found the mutation that controls sociability", Bridgett vonHoldt , one of the authors of the study, told The Verge . There are a lot of genes in the genome that probably contribute to dogs' demeanors - and she and her team have only investigated ...

Health Care Over Half Those With HIV Taking AIDS Drugs
Author: 0 Over Half Those With HIV Taking AIDS Drugs

As yet, there is no HIV vaccine or cure, and infected people rely on lifelong anti-retroviral therapy to stop the virus replicating. In the US, according to the United Nations, 19.5 million people were on meds in 2016, compared to 17.1 million in 2015.

Health Care Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile Virus in Mascoutah
Author: 0 Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile Virus in Mascoutah

EEE is one of several viruses that can be transmitted by the bite of infected mosquitoes including West Nile Virus, chikungunya, and Zika. Most people recover quickly, but about one percent of those infected with the virus develop severe neurological illnesses such as encephalitis or meningitis that can result in death.

Health Care Delhi doctor kidnapped by Ola cabbie rescued after 13 days
Author: 0 Delhi doctor kidnapped by Ola cabbie rescued after 13 days

On July 7 morning, they called up the Bangalore office of Ola and demanded a ransom of Rs 5 crore for his release and threatened to kill Sreekanth if the money was not paid. They also requested for assistance from the Meerut police in the operation. Pranay Jivrajka, the founding partner at Ola, said they were thankful to police, and the doctor's family and his friends for their cooperation.

Health Care Artificial Sweeteners Don't Seem to Help Weight Loss
Author: 0 Artificial Sweeteners Don't Seem to Help Weight Loss

Ryan Zarychanski , also of the University of Manitoba . Some sugar substitutes are produced by nature and others produced synthetically. But, the review, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal , shows that the low-calorie sweeteners might not be worth it in the long run.

Health Care US, European Law Enforcement Take Down AlphaBay Dark Web Market
Author: 0 US, European Law Enforcement Take Down AlphaBay Dark Web Market

The announcement came three weeks after AlphaBay stopped functioning with no explanation. When law enforcement agents searched Cazes's residence on July 5, he was logged in to AlphaBay as the admin and officials also found passwords to the site's servers on his computers, according to the complaint.

Health Care McDonald's Corporation Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NYSE:MCD)
Author: 0 McDonald's Corporation Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NYSE:MCD)

McDonald's Corporation had 76 analyst reports since September 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 5th were given a $0.94 dividend. 4,220 are owned by Hartford Fincl Management. Pitcairn Company decreased Visa Inc (V) stake by 5.53% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Horizon Kinetics Ltd has invested 0.01% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD).

Health Care Game of Thrones season 7: Ed Sheeran doesn't care what you think
Author: 0 Game of Thrones season 7: Ed Sheeran doesn't care what you think

It's clearly f-cking awesome. He is known to the producers of the show and some of the cast, and he's a enormous fan of the show. On Sunday he also posted photos and a video of his Game of Thrones cameo . Sheeran has previously had cameo roles in the likes of Bridget Jones's Baby as well as The Bastard Executioner . The Shape of You hitmaker surprised US viewers of the popular fantasy drama on Sunday (16Jul17), when he made a guest appearance as a minstrel in a scene with main ...

Health Care Living healthier cuts down dementia risk by third, new report suggests
Author: 0 Living healthier cuts down dementia risk by third, new report suggests

The study, by the Lancet Dementia Commission, estimates that removing these factors could prevent 35% of dementia cases. These included staying in education beyond age 15, reducing high blood pressure, obesity and hearing loss in mid-life, and reducing smoking, depression , physical inactivity, social isolation and diabetes in later life.

Health Care FIA confirms 'Halo' will be introduced next season
Author: 0 FIA confirms 'Halo' will be introduced next season

The "halo" , which is fixed at three points including a central pillar in front of the driver that supports a protective loop above his head, was extensively tested last season with a mixed response. Apparently nine out of ten teams voted against the Halo's introduction at today's group meeting which was held in Geneva. Brown, who is executive director of McLaren , says that all teams support the quest to improve safety, but any change should not be a turn off in making the cars look worse.

Health Care Huge controversy after nude scene from Kannada film Dandupalya 2 leaked…
Author: 0 Huge controversy after nude scene from Kannada film Dandupalya 2 leaked…

If you're under impression that the bold actress who is popularly known for her bold acting on screen has gone entirely naked for the film Dandupalaya 2' which was released in Karnataka last week, then you have got it all wrong. The Kannada film is a sequel to 2012 movie " Dandupalya " and revolves around a criminal gang from Dandupalya , a place near Hoskote in Bengaluru.

Health Care Global cues, plunge in ITC stocks depress equity markets
Author: 0 Global cues, plunge in ITC stocks depress equity markets

The Nifty opened higher at 9,855.95 and traded between 9,905.05 and 9,851.65 before settling at 9,899.60, a gain of 72.45 points, or 0.74 per cent. Major Sensex gainers on Wednesday were: Bharti Airtel, up 3.21 per cent at Rs 421.35; Coal India, up 2.66 per cent at Rs 255.05; ITC, up 2.42 per cent at Rs 291.50; Dr.

Health Care Pharmacists in Uruguay Have Started Recreational Marijuana Sales
Author: 0 Pharmacists in Uruguay Have Started Recreational Marijuana Sales

The increase in use over the past five decades comes as recreational marijuana use is now allowed in eight states , which comprises 20 percent of the US population. The legalization progress was stalled, however, under Murjica's successor, Tabare Vazquez , who came to power in 2015. "I hope I'm wrong, but all the indications are that the effect will be weak, given the content", said Raquel Peyraube, president of the Uruguayan Society for the Study of Cannabis, a collective of health ...

Health Care Oculus Unveils Blade Runner 2049: Replicant Pursuit for Samsung Gear VR
Author: 0 Oculus Unveils Blade Runner 2049: Replicant Pursuit for Samsung Gear VR

If you haven't watched the 1982 film then please do before you read any further! The actor also has high praise for his co-stars, Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling, dubbing them "fantastic". Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner , LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos.

Health Care Conman Scams Paul George and Other NBA Stars for Sneakers
Author: 0 Conman Scams Paul George and Other NBA Stars for Sneakers

Jackson and Lii were charged with new felonies, including identity theft and fraud, and booked into jail Tuesday. Unfortunately for Jackson, the jig was officially up when he tried to use the email to get some free tickets to Kendrick Lamar's set at the 2017 Rolling Loud Festival .

Health Care US Housing Starts Rose in June
Author: 0 US Housing Starts Rose in June

The accelerated activity was led by a jump in housing starts in the Midwest and Northeast. "We are encouraged by the June production report, but our builders continue to express concerns about lot and labor shortages, and building materials price increases", said Granger MacDonald, chair of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Kerrville, Texas.

Health Care Hyd drug racket: Telugu filmmaker quizzed for 10 hrs, gives
Author: 0 Hyd drug racket: Telugu filmmaker quizzed for 10 hrs, gives

The excise department wants to quiz them on their alleged links, if any, with those arrested in the drug peddling racket, a senior official earlier said. The Tollywood film director was one of the twelve celebrities who were issued notices in connection with the recent drug racket busted by agencies. Calvin, is the man suspected to have been the supplier, on whose phone the investigating officials found the names of all these Tollywood stars, directors and others from the industry.