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Toddler denied kidney transplant due to father's incarceration rushed to hospital

Toddler denied kidney transplant due to father's incarceration rushed to hospital

AJ is waiting for kidney transplant surgery but his father, who is his ideal match donor, has been denied the opportunity to donate his kidney to expedite the process of transplanting a new kidney. The hospital, according to the family's attorneys, indicates that the father can be re-evaluated in 90 days to begin the process of determining if his kidney is still a match.



Hospital workers need flu shots

This year's vaccine contains two A strains and a B strain of the virus. One of the simplest ways to guard yourself from catching the flu each year is to receive the influenza vaccination, yet public health departments across the country face an uphill battle in trying to get people to roll up their sleeves.


Tulsa Sex Offenders Legally Allowed To Pass Out Candy On Halloween

Tulsa Sex Offenders Legally Allowed To Pass Out Candy On Halloween

You can see what this could mean on Halloween night. State Auditor Suzanne Bump found that the state has lost track of 1,800 sex offenders. Parents are being urged to search state sex offender databases before sending children out for trick-or-treating, to help keep kids safe.


SGF's appointment: Buhari to consolidate power in 2019

SGF's appointment: Buhari to consolidate power in 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari , who was elected in 2015 on a promise to tackle corruption, has come under fire since taking office for targeting political opponents. In the case of the intelligence chief, he was said to be complicit in a discovery of over 30 million dollars in an apartment in the commercial capital, Lagos by the anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.



Do Shares Price Show Moderate Volatility? Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

The Keytruda development program also significantly advanced in the first half with several key regulatory approvals. Rising competition in the immuno-oncology market is also a significant concern. Merck & had a return on equity of 26.02% and a net margin of 17.14%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 2.0% compared to the same quarter previous year.


New 'hot' planet found with 'snowing sunscreen' on its dark side

New 'hot' planet found with 'snowing sunscreen' on its dark side

Unfortunately, any visitors would need to bottle up this "sunscreen" as it only occurs on the planet's permanent night time side and not on the boiling day time side that always faces its nearby star. At higher elevations, the planet's atmosphere gets colder, which is unusual for this type of gas giant exoplanet, the researchers said . Without the titanium oxide gas to absorb incoming starlight on the daytime side, the atmospheric temperature grows colder with increasing altitude.