Health Care

Major Genetic breakthrough could curb thousands of hereditary diseases Major Genetic breakthrough could curb thousands of hereditary diseases
- August 03, 2017

Dr Shoukhrat Mitalipov , from Oregon Health and Science University ( OHSU ) in Portland, said "Every generation on would carry this fix because we have removed the disease-causing gene variant from that family's lineage". "Looking at it more closely, it's less useful than you might expect, if it works at all", Greely said. The same technique could be used against genes that cause thousands of diseases, including some breast and ovarian cancers. (more...)
Sounding of gong at 12 to signal GST launch Sounding of gong at 12 to signal GST launch
- July 01, 2017

He added that the GST was an achievement for "Team India ". "We were not happy with the VAT tax regime since having much human inter-face coupled with anomalies and disparities, it became a complicated taxation system which promoted migration of businesses of one State to another due to varied tax rates and often proved a tool of harassment & corruption". (more...)
Republican senator says Republican health care bill is too Republican
- June 25, 2017

Capitol Police first asked people to stop demonstrating, then began arresting and carrying away those who refused. "Any federal legislator who votes for this bill and says, oh I didn't cut Medicaid , I just sent it back to the states-that whole deliberately misleading", he added. (more...)
GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumbling
- June 22, 2017

Many Democrats have referred to the AHCA as "Trumpcare". And another conservative, Sen. Reuters reports that the Democrats took turns to rebuke the closed door meetings that Republicans have been holding to formulate modalities for replacement of Obamacare . (more...)
Lakers split on Lonzo Ball, Josh Jackson at No. 2
- June 16, 2017

The top two picks annually square off against one another with the Lakers having played Philadelphia 76ers and Jahlil Okafor two years ago and Ben Simmons and the 76ers last season. It'll be interesting to see where the Lakers select Lonzo. As such, the fit with Russell is important-if the Lakers don't make a trade, of course. The Lonzo to the Lakers talk has been big for months - ever since LaVar said his son wouldn't play for any other franchise . (more...)
Ref's early whistle costs Predators a goal in Game 6
- June 12, 2017

When the moment was appropriately captured, he skated over to collect his latest hardware. "Opportunities like this, they don't come around often, so you want to make the majority", Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby said. 1 and 2 in playoff scoring since the league's 2005 lockout, and they were world-beaters again this year. "To be able to do this, it's really rewarding". (more...)