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Medicine Lucknow varsity advisory asks parents not to send students on V-day
Author: 0 Lucknow varsity advisory asks parents not to send students on V-day

The university's decision has created a huge row. In a fresh advisory issued by the authorities of the Lucknow University, the University had declared Valentine's Day 2018 as a holiday for all the students. Later, in 2014 the varsity also issued a list, telling students do's and don'ts of Valentine's Day. They have asked why the college declared an holiday on Valentines day, and why can't students enter the college, since it defeats the goal of the establishment.

Medicine Peru jail twin who switched with brother is recaptured
Author: 0 Peru jail twin who switched with brother is recaptured

Alexander Jheferson Delgado Herrera had been serving a 16-year sentence for child sex abuse and robbery, the BBC reported . While Alexander was on the run, Giancarlo was arrested and investigated by police on suspicion of having collaborated with his brother.

Medicine Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma will not appear on Koffee With Karan
Author: 0 Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma will not appear on Koffee With Karan

Virat became the first Indian captain ever to score 12 centuries for the team and wife Anushka was totally on cloud nine. If you were wondering what the outfit looks like, Nikhil Thampi shared a fun Boomerang on his Instagram account with a model twirling in the same outfit.

Medicine Flu sufferers anxious about steep price of Tamiflu
Author: 0 Flu sufferers anxious about steep price of Tamiflu

The FDA will have to now evaluate the claims. A Japanese drug maker might have created a pill that could cure the flu in a single dose. The oral drug works via a different biological mechanism to oseltamivir, which is a neuraminidase inhibitor, blocking an enzyme the virus uses to reproduce itself in infected cells.

Medicine Trump again seeks to slash Great Lakes funding
Author: 0 Trump again seeks to slash Great Lakes funding

His administration says state, local and tribal governments should be responsible for regional water cleanups. With that in mind, compare the size of the Finger Lakes and the Great Lakes and it's easy to see what an enormous resource the Great Lakes are and how many people are directly affected by them.

Medicine A Potentially Powerful New Antibiotic Is Discovered in Dirt
Author: 0 A Potentially Powerful New Antibiotic Is Discovered in Dirt

This novel antibiotic, called malacidin, is hailed as the next big thing because of its ability to work against numerous multidrug-resistant bacterial strains. Sean Brady , a chemical biologist at Rockefeller University in NY, and a team of colleagues, sequenced bacterial DNA they had taken from 2,000 soil samples collected across the United States.

Medicine Woman has 14 worms pulled out of her eye
Author: 0 Woman has 14 worms pulled out of her eye

They said the study indicates that North Americans may be more vulnerable than previously understood to such infections. Until now, it has never been seen in a human eye. Doctor tried tweezer-like forceps as well as irrigating the infected eye to remove the worms, but only managed to remove a portion of one worm. "It was only after we looked more carefully that we realised some differences in anatomy that meant it could not be T.

Medicine Rare Disease Makes Woman Wake Up with Different Accents
Author: 0 Rare Disease Makes Woman Wake Up with Different Accents

According to experts, she's not insane and not faking it. Michelle Myers suffers from Foreign Accent Syndrome - an extremely rare condition that usually only happens after a stroke or other type of neurological damage. Affected people may also cut out articles such as "the" and drop letters, turning an American "yeah" into a Scandinavian "yah", for instance. FAS is extremely rare and usually appears as a effect of a stroke, brain damage, and in Meyers' case, underlying medical issues.

Medicine Slower eating may help prevent weight gain
Author: 0 Slower eating may help prevent weight gain

Decreases in BMI were significantly associated with normal or slow eating speed , avoiding eating dinner within 2 hours before sleeping at least three times per week, avoiding snacking after dinner at least three times per week, and only occasionally or never consuming alcohol (P .001 for all).

Medicine CDC influenza surveillance data confirms severity of flu season
Author: 0 CDC influenza surveillance data confirms severity of flu season

That ties with the highest level seen in the US during the 2009 swine flu pandemic. Meanwhile, health officials on Saturday confirmed the third pediatric death of the 2017-2018 flu season in New York City. "There might be a second wave of influenza B infections", she said. Epidemiologists and virus experts don't have an explanation yet for why the flu this season has been worse than usual, Schuchat said.

Medicine Won't Blame Anyone For Manchester United Struggles - Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Author: 0 Won't Blame Anyone For Manchester United Struggles - Henrikh Mkhitaryan

An error-strewn 3-1 defeat at struggling Swansea last Tuesday was the latest low-point of a troubled season for Arsenal . In Tottenham team news, boss Mauricio Pochettino has chose to go unchanged from the team that secured a late point at Liverpool the last time out, following a 2-2 draw in that encounter.

Medicine Mooy hurt in Huddersfield win
Author: 0 Mooy hurt in Huddersfield win

Now he could be set for a lengthy period on the sidelines just as the relegation dogfight starts to begin. We said before the game that this is massive for us and that after Old Trafford we had the hard fixtures behind us. Mounie has hit form at a critical stage of the season for Huddersfield , which has slipped into relegation danger since the turn of the year. "We should look as hungry, if not hungrier than them - that's no excuse for us".

Medicine Canadian figure skaters modify 'edgy' sex position for Olympics
Author: 0 Canadian figure skaters modify 'edgy' sex position for Olympics

Virtue and Moir wound up with a score of 80.51, thanks to a flashy and technically impressive showing set to the Moulin Rouge soundtrack. "I think it does say that it's a tough panel", Moir said. Canada now sits first in the team event after Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford put in a strong performance in the pairs short program on Friday in Pyeongchang.

Author: 0 Turkish Military Copter Crashes in Syria, 2 Killed

Two of them were aboard a Turkish attack helicopter that crashed while on a mission over Afrin. "At this stage, we can say that one out of two helicopters was downed". "Maybe one of our helicopters is gone, but they will pay for this not in kind, but so much more". Erdogan claimed that 1141 "terrorists" had been "neutralised" in the operation, which includes those captured dead or alive, or those who surrendered.

Medicine Disney World ticket prices rise again
Author: 0 Disney World ticket prices rise again

Now, "value" day tickets for the Magic Kingdom will increase $2, raising the price to $109 for adults and $103 for kids, beginning Sunday, according the Associated Press . A ticket during "peak" periods will cost $135, an $11 increase. A one-day adult ticket for Disneyland or California Adventure is $99 for the low-demand days, such as weekdays in May.

Medicine OxyContin maker says it will no longer market opioid to doctors
Author: 0 OxyContin maker says it will no longer market opioid to doctors

Medical professionals say a shift in the 1990s to "institutionalize" pain management opened the doors for pharmaceutical companies to encourage the mass prescribing of painkillers by doctors, and Purdue Pharma led that effort. He said Purdue's decision is helpful, but it won't make a major difference unless other opioid drug companies do the same. Purdue "vigorously denies" any misconduct, saying it has consistently followed the CDC's opioid guidelines including not recommending opioids as a ...