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Woman gives birth to daughter from embryo frozen 24 years ago

Woman gives birth to daughter from embryo frozen 24 years ago NEDC Lab Director Carol Sommerfelt, who thawed the embryo, said in a statement that Emma's successful development and birth from the early technology of cryo-preservation "is deeply moving and highly rewarding". They fostered several children, but they chose to take a break from doing so after they discovered embryo adoption, which would require implanting an embryo in the mother's womb. [Full Article...]

Toxic Shock Syndrome took her leg. Now she'll lose the other

Toxic Shock Syndrome took her leg. Now she'll lose the other After losing her right leg to toxic shock syndrome in 2012, she has revealed she will unfortunately lose her other leg. Lauren will have to get her left leg amputated due to a lingering toxic shock infection. "Immediately I woke up from the amputation and I felt every single thing that happened for 24 hours", she said. Unfortunately, this isn't the first case of toxic shock syndrome. [Full Article...]

The FDA Just Approved Gene Therapy for Inherited Blindness

The FDA Just Approved Gene Therapy for Inherited Blindness The condition affects between 1,000 and 2,000 people in the United States. The drug's maker, Spark Therapeutics, said it will launch a study to assess the long-term safety of Luxturna. "It has been awesome watching them grow up", said Bennett. Many are now able to read what's on their classrooms' chalkboards, go grocery shopping, recognize people's faces and get jobs, "among other activities t... [Full Article...]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi scores $450m

Star Wars: The Last Jedi scores $450m Among all Star Wars films , " The Force Awakens" is the highest grossing of all time, with almost $1 billion in ticket sales. The weekend total and Sunday total for The Last Jedi is a projection, but reported by multiple sites. Disney says Friday that the eighth installment in the space franchise has earned an estimated $45 million from Thursday night showings. Written and directed by R... [Full Article...]

South Korean pop star Jonghyun dies at 27

South Korean pop star Jonghyun dies at 27 Tell me I did well. The cause of death is thought to be carbon monoxide poisoning, the newspaper says. A statement read: "On December 18, 2017 at 4:42PM Jonghyun's older sister reported to Police that her brother was about to commit suicide ". [Full Article...]

Fournette misses 3rd straight practice, listed as questionable for Sunday

Fournette misses 3rd straight practice, listed as questionable for Sunday The Jaguars have not officially ruled Fournette out for the game but he has not practiced all week and was listed as questionable on Friday. With Fournette out, Chris Ivory and T.J. Rapoport also adds that the Jaguars don't believe Fournette will miss time beyond Sunday with the injury, setting him up for a return to action in a favorable matchup Week 16 against the 49ers. [Full Article...]

Apple (AAPL) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Efg Asset Management Americas Corp decreased its stake in Apple Inc (AAPL) by 31.08% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. [Full Article...]

MSU President Declines Raise Amid Criticism Over Handling of Nassar Complaints

MSU President Declines Raise Amid Criticism Over Handling of Nassar Complaints Nassar was sentenced last week to 60 years in prison for possessing child pornography. "And I spoke today, addressed the board, and one thing that I actually corrected President Simon in was that she calls us "accusers" and we are not accusers, we are survivors and victims of Nassar". [Full Article...]

Drinking tea might help reduce glaucoma risk, new study concludes

Drinking tea might help reduce glaucoma risk, new study concludes Writing in the British Journal of Ophthalmology , researchers in the USA describe how they analysed data from a 2005-2006 nationwide health and nutrition survey, looking at the results of eye examinations from 1,678 participants aged 40 or over. [Full Article...]

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'Squad rotation is necessary'

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'Squad rotation is necessary' We have to make sure we have as fit as possible players for specific games. "We weren't fluid, our passing was not at its best-but there haven't been a lot of "not good" games recently". there's nothing to say about it. 'It's still there - but that is our responsibility. If there's one silver lining to be found in the four dropped points, then, it's that the team are still creating good enou... [Full Article...]

L'ancienne version ne sera plus distribuée après 2018 — Levothyrox

L'ancienne version ne sera plus distribuée après 2018 — Levothyrox Il faut savoir que le groupe en question a un site de production dans nos départements, notamment du côté de Semoy dans le Loiret. Deux concurrents, le L-Thyroxin Henning du Français Sanofi et le L-Thyroxine (gouttes) du Belge Serb, sont actuellement disponibles et pèsent moins de 10% du marché. [Full Article...]

California State Teachers Retirement System Cuts Stake in Anthem, Inc. (ANTM)

Following the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 1,222 shares of the company's stock, valued at $265,687.24. Nordea Investment Management AB increased its holdings in shares of Anthem by 8.7% during the third quarter. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 5th will be issued a $0.70 dividend. This represents a $2.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.37%. [Full Article...]

Scientists Confirm That Man Flu Is Real

Scientists Confirm That Man Flu Is Real A new Canadian study claims that respiratory illnesses may hit men harder than women. In an article in The British Journal of Medicine , Dr. Kyle Sue , exhausted of being accused of overreacting when it came to getting a cold, turned to empirical research on the subject to determine whether "men really experience worse symptoms and whether this could have any evolutionary basis". [Full Article...]

Drug lowers harmful Huntington's disease proteins in humans, according to research

Drug lowers harmful Huntington's disease proteins in humans, according to research Prof Sarah Tabrizi , executive of University College London's Huntington's Disease Center who drove the stage 1 trial, said the outcomes were "past what I'd ever trusted ..." But the first in-human trial showed the drug was safe, well tolerated by patients and crucially reduced the levels of huntingtin in the brain . [Full Article...]

Indian Hospital Loses Operation Licence After Declaring Infant Dead

Indian Hospital Loses Operation Licence After Declaring Infant Dead Sweepers and wardboys too raised slogans against the Delhi government for cancelling the hospital's licence , a senior police official said, adding that it was peaceful and no one was detained. The move came after a three-member inquiry panel submitted its final report to Health Minister Satyendar Jain , who described the incident as "not acceptable". [Full Article...]

Brussels loses right to host Euro 2020 matches, Wembley gains four games

Brussels loses right to host Euro 2020 matches, Wembley gains four games Wembley, which was already scheduled to host the semi-finals and final, will now replace the stadium and stage three group games and one last 16 match. While the decision has come as a blow to the Welsh, and Belgians, it is a major coup for the Football Association, London and Wembley Stadium, which hosted several games in the 1996 tournament. [Full Article...]

Earthquake Jolts Delhi-NCR today with 5.5 magnitude; No casualties reported

Earthquake Jolts Delhi-NCR today with 5.5 magnitude; No casualties reported The European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said the quake originated 121 km east of Dehradun in Uttarakhand. The strong tremors have jolted whole North India with the intensity of 5.5 on the Ritcher scale. It falls in the Himalayan region. Some people shared their experiences on social media. Quake of Magnitude:5.5, Occurred on:06-12-2017, 20:49:54 IST, Lat:30.4 N & Long: 79.1 E, D... [Full Article...]

'Silence Breakers' named Time magazine's Person of the Year

'Silence Breakers' named Time magazine's Person of the Year The cover features singer Taylor Swift , who sued a radio DJ who allegedly groped her during a photo for $1 and won; Ashely Judd, one of the first prominent women who came forward with accusations against Weinstein; Susan Fowler, the former Uber engineer who spoke out about harassment in the workplace; and a woman whose face is hidden, who has anonymously come forward with allegations against her... [Full Article...]

Minimum age, government-run distribution in BC cannabis regulations

Minimum age, government-run distribution in BC cannabis regulations Almost 50,000 British Columbians offered their input during provincial consultations this fall, plus more than 140 municipalities and First Nations, Farnworth's ministry stated in the release. The policy decisions announced today also reflect the feedback received from the local government members of the Joint Provincial-Local Government Committee on Cannabis Regulation (JCCR) and are endorsed by ... [Full Article...]

La prime de Noël 2018 sera versée à compter du 18 décembre

La prime de Noël 2018 sera versée à compter du 18 décembre Le ministère des Solidarités et de la Santé a en effet indiqué que cette prestation sociale est reconduite en 2017, dans un communiqué transmis au Figaro , confirmant les informations de LCI . Le montant de la prime varie en fonction de l'allocation touchée et de la composition du foyer . Pour la percevoir, aucune démarche n'est à effectuer: le versement intervient automatiquement sur les c... [Full Article...]


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