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Widespread Use Of Antibiotics Can Create AMR - Subramaniam

Widespread Use Of Antibiotics Can Create AMR - Subramaniam

Sales for use in food-producing animals dropped 10 per cent, from 62 milligrams per kilogram (mg/kg) to 56mg/kg, a fall which continues a ten-year downward trend and puts the United Kingdom on track to reach its 50mg/kg target by 2018, Defra said.


Maine legalizes marijuana for recreational use

Maine legalizes marijuana for recreational use

As of this morning in ME, the "yes" vote leads by less than 1 point with 98% of precincts reporting. Former President Obama, in a recent interview with Bill Maher , said that the legalization measures could make the present federal approach to the plant "untenable".


Another Threat From Zika Virus: It Can Survive Outside The Host's Body

Another Threat From Zika Virus: It Can Survive Outside The Host's Body

Pregnant women should not travel to countries and territories affected by Zika, and should either abstain from sex or use condoms if their partner has travelled to said areas. What is not well known is that the virus also can be transmitted via the environment if an individual is pricked with an infected needle or has an open cut and comes in contact with the live virus.


ICC reviewing Du Plessis lolly footage

ICC reviewing Du Plessis lolly footage

Du Plessis didn't contest the charge. The ICC is said to be reviewing the incident, but on Wednesday CSA confirmed it had not received any complaints from the global cricketing body in connection with the issue. The stand-in skipper was warned in the first Test as well for deliberately bouncing the ball along the ground to rough it up. De Villiers is now racing the clock to be fit for the first Test of South Africa's home series against Sri Lanka which starts at the St George's Park on ...


What do Analysts suggest for: Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD)

What do Analysts suggest for: Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD)

Further, these hurdles are anticipated to linger throughout fiscal 2017, thus raising concerns over the company's near-term performance. Rite Aid Corporation is a retail drugstore chain. Rite Aid Corporation went up 0.19% during trading on 11/17/2016, reaching at $7.84. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ) shares now have a mean rating of 2.70 while 2 analysts have recommended the shares as "BUY", 0 commented as "OUTPERFORM" and 6 commented as "HOLD".



Senator Boxer to Introduce Bill to Eliminate Electoral College

Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer announced Tuesday they'll introduce legislation to scrub the electoral college. As NPR's Ron Elving explained , the Electoral College works this way: The candidates on each state ballot must indicate presidential electors who will vote for them if they win the state's popular vote.