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Genomes sequencing at birth, low cost makes it a tempting proposition

Genomes sequencing at birth, low cost makes it a tempting proposition

As the cost of genome sequencing decreases, researchers and clinicians are debating whether all newborns should be sequenced at birth, facilitating a lifetime of personalised medical care. Researchers at The Hastings Center stated that health professionals should recommend parents to use direct-to-consumer genetic sequencing to diagnose or screen their newborns. “Genomics is a powerful tool, [...]

August 18, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Genomes sequencing at birth, low cost makes it a tempting proposition

Brexit: Stripping London of £800bn clearing business could cost investors £80bn, says London Stock Exchange

Brexit: Stripping London of £800bn clearing business could cost investors £80bn, says London Stock Exchange

Two prominent City of London figures have warned EU leaders about the dangers of stripping London of the lucrative euro clearing trade after Brexit. A proposed move could cost investors €100bn (£83bn) over five years, Xavier Rolet, chief executive of the London Stock Exchange, said on Monday. Seperately, Michael Spencer, founder of broker Icap described the [...]

May 22, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Brexit: Stripping London of £800bn clearing business could cost investors £80bn, says London Stock Exchange

Bhopal: Health, medical education have cost many ministers, babus their jobs

Bhopal: Health, medical education have cost many ministers, babus their jobs

BHOPAL: Ministers or bureaucrats associated with the departments of health and medical education being removed after eruption of controversies has become common enough. The BJP government may have completed 13 years in power but the state of affairs in the Hamidia Hospital – city’s biggest government hospital – is the same as it was during [...]

December 24, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Bhopal: Health, medical education have cost many ministers, babus their jobs

Cost Plus World Market® Launches Annual “Share the Joy” Contest Now Through November 30, 2016

Cost Plus World Market® Launches Annual “Share the Joy” Contest Now Through November 30, 2016

Cost Plus World Market® (www.worldmarket.com) wants to send you home for the holidays! As a way to give back to its customers, the specialty retailer has launched its annual “Share the Joy” contest now through November 30, 2016. This year’s contest will send four lucky winners to see and spend time with loved ones during [...]

November 9, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Cost Plus World Market® Launches Annual “Share the Joy” Contest Now Through November 30, 2016

Students Clash With Police in South Africa Over the Escalating Cost of Education

Students Clash With Police in South Africa Over the Escalating Cost of Education

Many black students said they are being priced out of higher education Renewed clashes between police and student protesters erupted Monday outside one of South Africa’s largest universities, with students demanding free education. Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at the demonstrators who reportedly used rocks as projectiles at the University of the Witwatersrand [...]

October 11, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Students Clash With Police in South Africa Over the Escalating Cost of Education

Cost, Not Choice, Is Top Concern of Health Insurance Customers

Cost, Not Choice, Is Top Concern of Health Insurance Customers

Millions of people buying insurance in the marketplaces created by thefederal health care law have one feature in mind. It is not finding a favorite doctor, or even a trusted company. It is how much — or, more precisely, how little — they can pay in premiums each month. And for many of them, especially [...]

August 14, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Cost, Not Choice, Is Top Concern of Health Insurance Customers

Under-construction flat to cost more after GST Bill is rolled out

Under-construction flat to cost more after GST Bill is rolled out

NEW DELHI: Prices of underconstruction apartments may rise by up to 5-10% when the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is rolled out. But, prices of completed apartments will not be affected as GST will not be applicable there. If you have already bought a flat but the entire payment has not been made, you will [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Under-construction flat to cost more after GST Bill is rolled out

GST could usher transparency in real estate sector, reduce cost of ownership of homes

GST could usher transparency in real estate sector, reduce cost of ownership of homes

NEW DELHI: The Goods and Services Tax(GST) could bring in transparency in the functioning of the real estate sector and even reduce the cost of ownership of homes for buyers, especially if the GST rate is lower than all the current rates put together, said builders and tax consultants. These consultants, however, said there’s one [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on GST could usher transparency in real estate sector, reduce cost of ownership of homes

The cost of physical inactivity: $67.5 billion per year globally

The cost of physical inactivity: $67.5 billion per year globally

The first study to quantify the global cost of individuals’ physical inactivity puts the tab at $67.5 billion per year. Researchers at Australia’s University of Sydney, using 2013 data from 142 countries, studied five major non-communicable diseases, incidences of which could be reduced by exercise — coronary heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, breast cancer [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on The cost of physical inactivity: $67.5 billion per year globally

US preterm births tied to air pollution cost $4B a year

US preterm births tied to air pollution cost $4B a year

  U.S. premature births linked to air pollution cost more than $4 billion a year in medical care and lost economic opportunity, a new analysis estimates. Almost 16,000 babies arrive early each year due at least in part to air pollution, according to researchers who analyzed air quality data and birth records. Annual costs associated [...]

March 30, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on US preterm births tied to air pollution cost $4B a year

Preterm births tied to smog cost U.S. billions

Preterm births tied to smog cost U.S. billions

TUESDAY, March 29, 2016 — Air pollution is linked to an increased risk of preterm birth, and the consequences may be costing the United States more than $4 billion a year, a new study estimates. In recent years, a number of studies have found that pregnant women exposed to heavy air pollution have a slightly [...]

March 29, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Preterm births tied to smog cost U.S. billions