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The theobromine builds up toxic levels in their system and can cause vomiting, increased heart rate, agitation and seizures. The study was published December 20 in the journal Vet Record . Some dog owners don't know about this and they often reward their dogs with a chocolate dessert, or the dog finds an unwatched package and consumes it.
  • FDA approves Luxturna gene therapy for rare form of inherited vision loss

    FDA approves Luxturna gene therapy for rare form of inherited vision loss

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    The FDA approved Spark Therapeutics Inc.'s voretigene neparvovec-rzyl (Luxturna), the first gene therapy for inherited vision loss caused by faulty gene mutations. Key to the company's reasoning is the assumption that Luxturna will be given once, with lasting benefits. Individuals see a progressive deterioration of vision over time, and may ultimately end in complete blindness.
  • How Analysts Feel About AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV)?

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    The stock increased 1.29% or $0.64 during the last trading session, reaching $50.42. About 251,847 shares traded. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. Teekay Corporation (NYSE:TK) has declined 28.54% since December 19, 2016 and is downtrending. M&R Cap Management holds 0.49% or 28,141 shares in its portfolio. Osterweis Cap Management, California-based fund reported 3,670 shares. Shell Asset Management Co.'s holdings in AbbVie were worth $17,546,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
  • CDC barred from using terms like 'science-based' in budget docs

    CDC barred from using terms like 'science-based' in budget docs

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    A spokesman at the US Department of Health and Human Services, which oversees CDC , said in a statement that it was a mischaracterisation to say the CDC was banned from using certain words. The health community was reacting to a story in The Washington Post which cited an anonymous source who said the prohibition was made at a recent meeting of senior budget officials at the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions Sees Unusually High Options Volume (NASDAQ:CTSH)

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    It is common practice for investors to use the price-to-earnings ratio (P/E ratio or price multiple) to determine if a company's stock price is over or undervalued. Millennium Mngmt Ltd Liability accumulated 0% or 453,482 shares. Zacks upgraded Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ: CTSH ) on Monday, August 10 to "Sell" rating.
  • Parents urged to give two and three-year-olds flu vaccine

    Parents urged to give two and three-year-olds flu vaccine

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    John Kelso. Last year, flu activity did not reach this level until mid-January. Almost 100 people have been hospitalized for flu and the highest number of cases was in Hartford County. This particular vaccine has a short shelf life and parents are urged to vaccinate their two and three year olds as soon as possible. He said this year's vaccine is expected to be 40 percent effective.
  • The General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.49

    The General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.49

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    The stock ended last trade at 88.09 a share and the price is up more than 21.30% so far this year. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Ifc Holdings Incorporated sold 13,143 shares as General Mls Inc ( GIS)'s stock declined 5.07%. The stock has "Buy" rating by Wunderlich on Friday, November 4. Credit Suisse initiated it with "Buy" rating and $27.0 target in Monday, December 11 report.
  • Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Consensus Earnings Outlook

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    About 3.79M shares traded. Are Gilead Sciences, Inc. It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Wetherby Asset Mgmt has invested 0.49% of its portfolio in Citigroup Inc. Waters Parkerson And Ltd holds 0.03% or 4,210 shares in its portfolio. Therefore 25% are positive. Gilead Sciences's dividend payout ratio is now 23.66%.
  • Ahead of South Africa tour, Virat Kohli wants this from Rohit Sharma

    Ahead of South Africa tour, Virat Kohli wants this from Rohit Sharma

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    Virat Kohli , like a true skipper, did not miss the chance to refer to the wonderful accomplishment of his teammate and said, Anushka too congratulated Rohit on his historic sweep in the match. Four other batsmen - Sachin Tendulkar , Virender Sehwag, Chris Gayle and Martin Guptill - have one each. Rohit (Sharma ) has done it two times. Rohit however, has taken just 47 matches to score 11 tons while Kohli has done it in 56 ODIs.
  • FDA gets aggressive towards homeopathic drugs

    FDA gets aggressive towards homeopathic drugs

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    But under the government's framework, the vast majority of low-risk products would remain on the market. Although the agency has always been able to regulate homeopathic products, it has rarely done so. For example, products containing an infectious agent with the potential to be pathogenic; a controlled substance; multiple ingredients that when used in combination raise safety concerns; and ingredients that pose potential toxic effects, particularly when they are concentrated or in low ...
  • Exelon (EXC) Research Coverage Started at Mizuho

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    About 7.21M shares traded or 204.37% up from the average. More news for Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC ) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: "Exelon's Stealth Excellence" on November 28, 2017. Altria Group, Inc. most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of $0.9 for the September 2017 versus $0.82 in the same quarter a year ago, representing 10% growth.
  • More than 300 passengers fall ill on Royal Caribbean cruise

    More than 300 passengers fall ill on Royal Caribbean cruise

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    Meanwhile, due to an ongoing pressure which caused a decline of almost -1.93% in the past five days, the stock price is now up 48.29% so far on the year - still in strong territory. As per Monday, December 21, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. Goldman Sachs maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, April 26 report.
  • The Effects of Ending Net Neutrality

    The Effects of Ending Net Neutrality

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    No matter how profitable it may be for internet service providers (ISPs) to put a price tag on accessing certain content, keeping the internet an open, unobstructed platform for everyone is just too important. Whether that comes in the form of reversing the FCC's decision or new regulation that could change the entire internet landscape is yet to be seen. Photo Ajit Pai , the F.C.C.
  • Sri Lankan to request Russian Federation to lift ban on tea exports

    Sri Lankan to request Russian Federation to lift ban on tea exports

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    Products and services from Malaysian companies are expected to easily penetrate the market in Sri Lanka if both countries are able to forge a Free Trade Agreement (FTA). The visiting premier is also scheduled to hold talks with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and the business community in Sri Lanka. Addressing a public meeting in Haputale in Sri Lanka's Uva Province, which is home to several tea estates, President Sirisena said he was confident that Russian Federation, "a long-standing ...
  • Army disputes United Nations claim on Borno attack

    Army disputes United Nations claim on Borno attack

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    The army in the statement, however, confirmed that four persons died in the attack. The Boko Haram attack occurred on a main road southwest of Gamboru, a town on the border with Cameroon where thousands of displaced civilians rely on humanitarian aid.
  • What Is Insider Trading Activity Like At The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (CAKE)?

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    The stock increased 19.22% or $2.7 during the last trading session, reaching $16.75. The stock exchanged hands with 2,374,203 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 1.42M shares. The stock of The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (NASDAQ: CAKE ) earned "Sell" rating by Jefferies on Friday, June 2. Invesco invested 0% in The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (NASDAQ: CAKE ).
  • Trump Administration bans list of words

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    Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald said in a series of tweets there are "no banned words" at the CDC and added that the agency "will continue to talk about all our important public health programs". "As part of our commitment to provide for the common defense of the country against health threats, science is and will remain the foundation of our work", Fitzgerald said.
  • Nigerian Oil Workers Set to Go on Strike

    Nigerian Oil Workers Set to Go on Strike

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    The move could hit the country's crude oil production and dent exports, as was the case in December 2016 during industrial action by the union against Exxon Mobil. "Management of Neconde should create room for PENGASSAN to be revived in the company and report the outcome to the Honourable Minister of Labour within three monthsfrom the date of this meeting".
  • Arsenal legend Thierry Henry dresses up as a king in Nigeria

    Arsenal legend Thierry Henry dresses up as a king in Nigeria

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    The worldwide football icon will equally join the winners to watch the West Brom v Manchester United EPL game at Landmark Event Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. "But if you go down to technique, I have to give it to Kanu", Henry confessed. Kanu was an underrated player, so humble, nice guy, everything about him was positive.
  • Hardik Patel claims exit poll results for Gujarat will be wrong

    Hardik Patel claims exit poll results for Gujarat will be wrong

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    Hardik Patel said that the Congress party should also think about the EVM tampering as the numbers are so close and no one doubts EVM tampering. "In Surat, Rajkot and Ahmedabad particularly, there are reports of 12-15 seats where the BJP has won massively due to EVM tampering".
  • Health officials say flu now widespread in CT

    Health officials say flu now widespread in CT

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    The Department of Health's numbers are likely lower than the disease's actual prevalence because many people don't go to the doctor for an official diagnosis. There were two flu-related deaths in Kern County during the 2016-2017 flu season, which was one more than the 2015-2016 season. Dr. Sara Cody, Santa Clara County public health officer, is still encouraging people to get vaccinated.