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“The federal government didn’t do things right from the beginning,” the mayor told Time magazine
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According to The Wall Street Journal, "the availability of saline IV bags has plummeted" and "some hospital officials said they have only a day or two of supplies".
National numbers show a shortage of IV fluid bags.
"There are people that are still suffering in Puerto Rico, and we wanted to raise awareness about that need", said German DuBois, executive director of Puerto Rico Hope Murals, "and leverage our artists as a platform to talk about the history and the culture of Puerto Rico and why we all need to still be on deck and involved with raising funds for the ongoing relief efforts". They will be joining hundreds of other workers sent to the island to help people in desperate need of electricity.
Hospitals have been substituting pills for IV-administered drugs when possible, changing dosing schedules or injecting drugs directly into a vein, what's called I.V. push. No problem. Cruz said they used lettuce instead. That industry has a "significant presence" in Puerto Rico, and the "disruption ... has had ramifications for patients both on the island and throughout the US", the federal Food and Drug Administration said in a November 17 announcement.
We've had to make some adjustments, but nothing that affects patients or that patients would even notice.
All of the island's 3.5 million residents lost power due to Hurricane Maria in late September.
Baxter Pharmaceuticals produces more than 40% of all IV bags. "This is making it harder to get power and reliable communication, which are critical to daily life, back in place". To see more, visit WNPR News.
Eric Shover, C.H. Robinson's vice president of the Americas, said his company has focused on sending cargo planes from Miami International Airport to San Juan Luis Muñoz Marin International Airport with critical supplies such as generators, hygienic kits, food, water, ice, cots and materials for building bathroom and shower facilities.
JOEL CRUZ: You know, they come to the U.S. And we don't mind celebrating having Santa Claus.
"The first time, what we saw was whole areas destroyed, towns completely decimated, community centers wiped away and schools crushed", he said.
"People are looking to leave the island and reside somewhere permanently", Kenny Montijo, CEO of the United Way of Lebanon County, said.
"We're not out of the woods, but it's improved", UVM's Miceli said.
Waiters' decision to have surgery is not surprising considering his long history of trouble with the ankle. Waiters re-injured the ankle this season with a sprain but hasn't been able to return to the court since.
In other news, insider Christopher Lynch bought 26,066 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Friday, December 1st. Out of 8 Wall Street analysts rating Federal Realty Invst Trust, 3 give it "Buy", 1 "Sell" rating , while 4 recommend "Hold".
Summary: Starting January 1, recreational marijuana is now legal for adults to buy in the state of California . Attorney General Jeff Sessions , an outspoken opponent of cannabis, has hinted at a possible crackdown.
While today, the makers have unveiled the Kesari firs look poster with stunning look of Akshay Kumar . Pad Man is all set to hit the screens on January 26, 2018, on the occasion of Republic Day of India.
Besides, as nice as McCutchen's bat would look in their lineup, a better defensive center fielder would be ideal. Martinez, Lorenzo Cain , Jay Bruce or Carlos Gonzalez , all of whom remain available", Morosi stated.
The lockout lasted several days, with one of the violating tweets and initial reports by users occurring over the weekend. And in earlier tweets, he also defended himself. "Twitter said no violation", he wrote in a now-deleted tweet.
Doug Liman was supposed to helm the production but dropped out because he "never found a personal connection" to the film. Wyatt pulled out in 2015, and the project continued more or less as planned until Liman, too, exited the next year.
They are only six points out of a divisional playoff spot and one point out of a wildcard spot with 42 games left to play. Parise can not carry this team to the playoffs, he will need his teammates to pick up their play.
Bank of America downgraded SunCoke Energy Partners , L.P. (NYSE:SXCP) on Wednesday, December 9 to "Underperform" rating. The company had revenue of $339.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $344.40 million.
Weight Watchers International, Inc
Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of Weight Watchers International, Inc. for the current quarter to be 55%. This recommendation falls on a scale from 1 to 5 where a 1 or 2 indicates a Buy recommendation, 3 a Hold and 4-5 a Sell.
Corning (GLW) Upgraded by ValuEngine to "Buy"
Moreover, Asset Mngmt Of Georgia Inc Ga Adv has 1.46% invested in AT&T Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) or 2.95 million shares. (NASDAQ:FB). On Wednesday, October 25 TOOKES HANSEL E II sold $205,778 worth of Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW ) or 6,513 shares.
Dell XPS 13 Gets A Makeover, Is Now Faster, Thinner
The company is offering the Ubuntu developer edition with Linux preloaded starting at $949.99 on Dell.com in the US and Europe. In making the laptop thinner, Dell has opted to ditch the standard USB-A socket altogether, replacing it with USB-C instead.
MKM Partners Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)
Loop Capital reiterated a buy rating and set a $159.00 price target on shares of Netflix in a report on Saturday, January 28th. Amf Pensionsforsakring Ab bought 124,981 shares as the company's stock declined 5.61% while stock markets rallied.
Jio and Airtel Get More Competition: Idea Launches Rs
The plan doesn't offer free SMS service, and there is cap of 250 minutes per day and 1,000 minutes weekly on the voice calls. Following the footsteps of Airtel and Reliance Jio , Idea Cellular has now also launched a Rs 93 plan for its prepaid users.
Wild edge Blackhawks, gain ground in Central
Notes: D Mark Borowiecki (concussion), Johnny Oduya (lower body) and C Nate Thompson (lower body) did not play for the Senators. Bobby Ryan added to the misery by leaving the game favoring his hand and didn't return for the third.
Weather warning: thick fog across the North West
On its website, the Met Office says: "The cooling of land overnight by thermal radiation cools the air close to the surface". Light winds will stop mists clearing leaving many parts of the country under a thick pea-soup through much of the day.
Mixed Reviews for California's Proposed Budget
Brown's budget would place $2.3 billion into an operating reserve fund in addition to the money going into the rainy day fund. Brown, in his last budget address before leaving office next January, proposed a general fund budget of $131.7 billion.
Police looking for Rockford man accused of armed robbery
When he confronted the suspect, the suspect allegedly brandished an undisclosed unsafe instrument and threatened him, police said. The Vestal Police Department is looking for a suspect after an armed robbery occurred at K&K's The Old Teahouse, on Wednesday.