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Health Care FDA clears Merck's Keytruda based on cancer genetics, not location
Author: 0 FDA clears Merck's Keytruda based on cancer genetics, not location

The FDA also noted that the label for pembrolizumab includes a "Limitation of Use" indicating that the efficacy and safety of pembrolizumab have not been established in pediatric patients with MSI-H CNS cancers. Merck must still conduct studies to confirm the anticipated benefit. For 78 percent of those patients, the response lasted for six months or more. Further, 11 complete responses and 48 partial responses were documented.

Author: 0 WHO assembly set to choose next chief among 3 candidates

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus studied in the Eritrean capital city of Asmara and in London. As the former health minister of Ethiopia, he was accused of covering up cholera outbreaks in the country. Tedros, a former Ethiopian health minister, told the assembly that he has dedicated his whole life to improving health, reducing inequalities, and helping people everywhere to lead more productive lives.

Author: 0 Bag of moon dust to be auctioned off

If you have $2 million to $4 million, that is. Curious about the its history, she sent it to Johnson Space Center in Houston to be authenticated. NASA's lunar objects generally are not allowed to be privately owned, so the curators at Sotheby's auction house have concluded that this bag is likely one of the only ones in the world that can be legally sold due to a court ruling earlier this year that found Carlson to be the bag's owner.

Health Care No Fruit Juice Before Age 1, Pediatricians Say
Author: 0 No Fruit Juice Before Age 1, Pediatricians Say

While the AAP cautions parents against letting children sip juice freely throughout the day they do allow for kids ages one and up to drink 100% fresh or reconstituted juice with no added sugar as part of a balanced diet. "Parents feel their infants need fruit juices , but that's a misconception". Toddlers should not be given juice at bedtime, the statement said. Instead, it's recommended that the juice be consumed all at once in a cup.

Health Care Korean officials seek to mend rift with meetings
Author: 0 Korean officials seek to mend rift with meetings

South Korea will reconsider the THAAD deployment under Moon's leadership, Pan Heping, a Chinese expert in global relations, told CGTN recently. Moon made the remarks at a meeting with floor leaders of the five major parties, including the ruling Democratic Party, the main opposition Liberty Korea Party, the centrist People's Party, the minor conservative Righteous Party and the minor liberal Justice Party, presidential spokesman Park Su-hyun told reporters.

Author: 0 Man dies after being sickened in apparent botulism outbreak

Other symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, difficulty swallowing, speaking, or paralysis in areas of the face. Doctors say any case of botulism in adults is very rare. Health officials urged customers who ate the shop's nacho cheese between April 23 and May 5 to contact their personal medical providers. Kelly became unable to speak or breathe on her own after contracting the deadly food poisoning.

Author: 0 Manchester terror attack: Selfless residents drop everything to help victims

In the wake of the heartbreaking news, there has been a number of trending topics on social media, a lot of them centred around people helping to find those still missing. Many have come together to show support and solidarity for those that have been caught up in the tragedy, with some local residents even opening up their homes to those stranded in the area.

Author: 0 Iran accuses U.S. of 'Iranophobia', arming 'dangerous terrorists'

During his speech at the Arab-Islamic-US summit Trump said, "The nations of Europe have also endured unspeakable horror, so too have nations of Africa and South America , India, Russia, China, Australia have all been victims.". The Saudi leader´s speech came minutes before a highly anticipated address by Trump, who arrived in the kingdom on Saturday on his first foreign tour since taking office.

Health Care Umar Akmal dropped from Pak squad after failing fitness tests
Author: 0 Umar Akmal dropped from Pak squad after failing fitness tests

Left-handed batsmen Haris Sohail and Umar Amin are the top contenders to replace dropped Umar Akmal for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy in England, Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq said Monday. "We have a deadline until May 25 so we are deliberating on the possible replacements". "He was declared fit for the Champions Trophy by the concerned people but when he reached Birmingham and fitness tests were taken he didn't clear them", Inzamam said.

Health Care Air pollution Is The Main Culprit Behind Poor Night's Sleep
Author: 0 Air pollution Is The Main Culprit Behind Poor Night's Sleep

This is what the researchers say could be down to the impact of air pollution on the body. She continued by pointing out that such factors may also affect the central nervous system. All the participants were then divided into four groups based on their exposure to air pollution. Then, their sleep problems and the quality of rest were compared.

Health Care Clapper: US govt 'under assault' by Trump after Comey firing
Author: 0 Clapper: US govt 'under assault' by Trump after Comey firing

At Friday afternoon's briefing, press secretary Sean Spicer did not rule out the possibility of their cancellation. Critics have assailed Trump for abruptly dismissing Comey, who was leading the agency's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, and possible ties between Moscow and the Trump presidential campaign.

Health Care Indian army honours officer who tied Kashmiri man to his jeep
Author: 0 Indian army honours officer who tied Kashmiri man to his jeep

A video showing the man (later identified as Farooq Ahmad Dar) tied to an army vehicle during polling in the Srinagar Lok Sabha by-elections on April 9 triggered public outcry, prompting the army to institute a probe. After finding the safe passage, army handed over the stone pelter to the local police authority. He said it was important to send out a strong signal in support of the major to show that the Indian Army was neither weak nor were its officers underdogs.

Health Care IAF Sukhoi jet goes missing near China border
Author: 0 IAF Sukhoi jet goes missing near China border

The most recent loss was on 15 March when a Sukhoi jet crashed in a village in Rajasthan state's Barmer district. The Tezpur airfield was constructed by the British Royal Indian Air Force during the Second World War in 1942. Tezpur is one of the three IAF bases in the country to host Sukhoi-30 combat aircrafts and the first in North-east. According to the report, the Indian Air Force now works, around 230 Sukhoi-30 MKI jets.

Health Care Harmful parasite on the rise in swimming pools — CDC
Author: 0 Harmful parasite on the rise in swimming pools — CDC

The CDC said it was not clear whether there are actually more outbreaks or whether states are doing a better job of reporting them. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning swimmers of an increase in outbreaks of a waterborne parasite in pools.

Health Care Gas prices drop in Meadville area
Author: 0 Gas prices drop in Meadville area

Benchmark U.S. crude oil gained 98 cents, or 2 percent, to close at $50.33 a barrel in NY. Quad Cities- $2.23/g, down 1.2 cents per gallon from last week's $2.24/g. If prices do surge, it is unlikely they would exceed 10 cents by the holiday. Market analysts agree that Pittsburgh prices - as well as prices across the country - have been weighed down by global oil prices, which are the biggest factor in American gasoline prices.

Health Care Facebook won't censor live self harm clips
Author: 0 Facebook won't censor live self harm clips

The leaked secret rules and regulations were first reported by The Guardian , which reveals quite a few items that involve disturbing and offensive content. However, Facebook does not immediately delete evidence of non-sexual child abuse "to allow for the child to be identified and rescued". Videos showing violent deaths, which are categorized as disturbing, sometimes aren't deleted because they can help create awareness about mental illness.

Health Care Alvaro Quiros salvages Sicily Open win after late meltdown
Author: 0 Alvaro Quiros salvages Sicily Open win after late meltdown

Beginning the day seven strokes off the pace, Li mixed four birdies with a double-bogey to reach the turn in 34 before saving the highlight of his day for the par-five 12th. Sweden's Robert Karlsson matched Li's 66 for the best round of the afternoon. "My game wasn't that bad today but I was just struggling in the wind over the last few holes", Quiros explained.

Health Care Chelsea want to make £43m-rated star Conte's first summer signing
Author: 0 Chelsea want to make £43m-rated star Conte's first summer signing

The 22-year-old Monaco midfielder is in demand after a stunning season for the newly-crowned Ligue 1 champions. "PSG are the club of my heart". Monaco have allegedly lined up Youri Tielemans from Anderlecht as a replacement for Bakayoko but they'll be trying hard not to let him leave as numerous squad have been linked with summer exits.