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Health Care Egyptian bariatric patient Eman leaves for Abu Dhabi
Author: 0 Egyptian bariatric patient Eman leaves for Abu Dhabi

Egyptian national Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty who lost about 325 kilograms after undergoing weight-loss surgery in an Indian hospital left Thursday for the United Arab Emirates for long-term treatment. Ahmed to make the trip from Charni Road to the global airport's Gate No. 5 in just 18 minutes, a journey that normally takes an hour. The hospital had alleged that Shaimaa tried to put water in Eman's mouth, despite being told that she must be fed by tube only.

Health Care Suspected ISI agent lured by Pakistan High Commission officials: UP ADG
Author: 0 Suspected ISI agent lured by Pakistan High Commission officials: UP ADG

Qureshi was arrested late on Wednesday from south Mumbai's Masjid Bunder, while Iqbal was arrested from Agreepada on Thursday, UP ATS Inspector-General Aseem Arun said. Subsequently, Ali was expelled from India along with eight other embassy officials of different countries. ATS officials seized a cell phone and Rs 71.57 lakh in cash from the house of Qureshi, who was in hawala business at the behest of one Jawed Naviwala, the officer said.

Health Care For Mental Health Week, people in Nunavik, Nunavut want to raise awareness
Author: 0 For Mental Health Week, people in Nunavik, Nunavut want to raise awareness

The group wants lawmakers to strengthen community programs that support young people with mental health problems, including children's services, juvenile correctional facilities and addiction programs. While the sector "currently provides high quality mental health services for New Zealanders across the continuum of care", there were "undoubtedly" challenges in meeting demand, he said.

Health Care CBI arrests senior IT official in bribery case
Author: 0 CBI arrests senior IT official in bribery case

B B Rajendra Prasad, Commissioner of Income Tax (Appeals), was arrested for allegedly taking a bribe to give, what the CBI called, a "favourable order" in a case pertaining to Balaji Trust in which Essar Investments Ltd is a trustee. Later during the probe, the remaining amount of Rs 1.50 crore was also traced from Jain who had received the money on behalf of Prasad on an earlier occasion.

Health Care New York girds itself for Trump's first visit as president
Author: 0 New York girds itself for Trump's first visit as president

Rep. Carolyn Maloney said the reimbursement funds had support of both Democrats and Republicans in the NY state congressional delegation. Chuck Schumer said the city should refuse to provide police protection for the First Lady and Barron Trump unless Congress agreed to cover the expense, and sought a way to put it in the budget with Democratic Rep.

Health Care In a blow, influential Republican a 'no' on health care bill
Author: 0 In a blow, influential Republican a 'no' on health care bill

Daniel Webster of Florida said Tuesday that leadership told the GOP caucus: "'We're nearly there.'" Webster said "that means they're not there. Rep. The legislation would also allow insurers to charge higher premiums to those in their 50s and early 60s, compared to younger consumers. And former President Barack Obama, who signed the bill Republicans are trying to dismantle, took to Twitter to defend it.

Health Care White cop to plead guilty to Walter Scott shooting
Author: 0 White cop to plead guilty to Walter Scott shooting

Instead, he will appear in court Tuesday and plead guilty. Scott's death sparked renewed "Black Lives Matter" protests after the 50-year-old became the latest in a series of unarmed black men killed by police. The officer, who was sacked after the video became public, testified at his murder trial that he feared for his life because Scott was trying to grab his stun gun.

Health Care Do not avoid gluten unless you have celiac disease, researchers say
Author: 0 Do not avoid gluten unless you have celiac disease, researchers say

So a team of USA based researchers made a decision to examine the association of long term intake of gluten with the development of coronary heart disease. It's undeniable-the number of people opting to go gluten-free is on the rise. Researchers found people who avoid wheat could be more likely to develop heart disease because they are missing out on some of the key health benefits of whole grains.

Author: 0 Congress passes stopgap measure to fund government, averting shutdown

As of Thursday evening, at least 17 House Republicans were prepared to vote against the amended healthcare bill, according to ABC's whip list. Jordan said Pence, White House budget director Mick Mulvaney and Health and Human Service Secretary Tom Price - all former House GOP lawmakers - and longtime House aide Paul Teller, who now works at the White House, have been constantly working the Freedom Caucus for the last two weeks, often bypassing House Republican leadership as they've ...

Health Care Congress Just Rejected Trump's Plans to Slash the NIH Budget
Author: 0 Congress Just Rejected Trump's Plans to Slash the NIH Budget

The agreement reached also more than quadruples funds to fight opioid addiction, and preserved Planned Parenthood funding, at least for now. Between 2003 and 2015, cuts caused the agency to lose 22 per cent of its capacity to fund research, resulting in fewer grants funded, and along with that, presumably, fewer scientific discoveries.

Health Care Simulating mom's womb in research to help earliest preemies
Author: 0 Simulating mom's womb in research to help earliest preemies

The womb that looks like a plastic zip-lock bag is actually a fluid-filled bag furnished with nutrient-rich blood supply, a protective sac of amniotic fluid and everything else required for a fetus to grow and mature. The device could be important for not only ensuring the survival of extremely premature babies , but also helping boost their long-term health. The giant ziplock bag-like wombs behave the same way a normal uterus would, complete with an electrolyte solution similar to amniotic ...

Health Care Congress Denies Jeff Sessions From Going After State Medical Marijuana Laws
Author: 0 Congress Denies Jeff Sessions From Going After State Medical Marijuana Laws

John Payne, the executive director of Show-Me Cannabis, said via email that the amendment's inclusion in the bill Congress is expected to pass this week means Missourians who use medical marijuana can breathe easy. More recently, Sessions said the drug is "more unsafe ... than a lot of people realize", suggesting the DOJ would act to rein in legalization laws.

Health Care New York braces for 'hot welcome' and gridlock when Trump returns
Author: 0 New York braces for 'hot welcome' and gridlock when Trump returns

The government awarded $7 million earlier in the year for costs from Election Day to Inauguration Day, and now an additional $20 million will be available for the same period. Trump's second daughter Tiffany, born as a result of his second marriage, has also spent time in NY. More than half a million people have signed a petition demanding the first lady move into the White House or foot the expense of living in NY herself.

Health Care Immigrants plan May Day rallies buoyed by Trump opposition
Author: 0 Immigrants plan May Day rallies buoyed by Trump opposition

The report by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) showed 176 immigrants arrested during the raids had not been convicted of a crime. In 2016, 85.9% of those arrested were convicted criminals, a total of 22,753 people. Some ICE offices showed more activity than others. These numbers represent only a small fraction of the 21,362 immigrants that have been taken into custody from January through mid-March but it suggests the net for deportation is being cast a lot wider than officials ...

Author: 0 New support for Scottish independence

He said: "You have to compare what's happening in Scotland and what's happening in England and there is no doubt that Scottish local authorities have been much better funded than those in England over the last few years, and that's been the ability of the Scottish parliament, the Scottish government, to protect services at local level".

Author: 0 Tornadoes, storms kill nine in US South

Powerful storms that generated flooding and tornadoes across the south-central United States killed at least 12 people over the weekend. The governors of Missouri and Oklahoma have declared states of emergency. Rebecca Berkley, a spokeswoman for East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare Systems, says 56 people have been treated at three hospitals in the area.

Health Care Upset over sister's allegations, 12 doctors treating heaviest woman 'resign'
Author: 0 Upset over sister's allegations, 12 doctors treating heaviest woman 'resign'

Her recovery has been miraculous. Eman's case attracted global attention when she was lifted in a crane from her Alexandria home and carried in a cargo aircraft to Mumbai. Dr Lakdawala was unavailable for comment. However, her family has alleged that the hospital is discharging her without a full treatment. Her sister asks when will Eman walk, but refuses to take into consideration the fact that she hasn't walked since she was 11.