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Body shame issues 'preventing young women from attending smear tests'

Body shame issues 'preventing young women from attending smear tests'

Robert Music, Chief Executive of Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust , said: "Cervical cancer is largely preventable with cervical screening (smear tests) providing the best protection against the disease". I...

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Shots Fired: Tony Rock Calls Mo'Nique's Bluff For Netflix Boycott

Shots Fired: Tony Rock Calls Mo'Nique's Bluff For Netflix Boycott

Actress and comedienne Mo'Nique has called for a boycott against Netflix after accusing the service of gender- and race-based pay gaps. "I am asking that you stand with me and boycott Netflix fo...

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'March for Life' in DC Celebrates 45th Anniversary

'March for Life' in DC Celebrates 45th Anniversary

After criticizing the Roe v. Wade 1973 Supreme Court decision, which legalized abortion nationwide, claiming it "resulted in some of the most permissive abortion laws anywhere in the world" Tr...

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Karni Sena workers distribute letter to theatre owners against film 'Padmaavat'

Karni Sena workers distribute letter to theatre owners against film 'Padmaavat'

Kalvi has now appealed to the Prime Minister to ban the film under section 6 of the Cinematography Act. "We have jointly made a decision to file a review petition in the Supreme court. According to ...

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Freeway In Santa Barbara County Opens Ahead Of Monday Commute

Freeway In Santa Barbara County Opens Ahead Of Monday Commute

U.S. Highway 101 reopened Sunday after a almost two-week closure due to deadly mudslides that caused traffic headaches across the region, state officials said. Saturday, the San Luis Obispo Tribune r...

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Supreme Court to rule on Trump immigration limits

Supreme Court to rule on Trump immigration limits

Even that enforcement bar was lifted when the Justices allowed the Administration temporarily to go forward with all of the presidential restrictions. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmo...

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Flu Cases Still on the Rise in Maine

Flu Cases Still on the Rise in Maine

So far , 6,486 people have been hospitalized across the US during this flu season , averaging out to about 23 hospital visits per 100,000 people. At least 1,606 New Yorkers have contracted the fl...

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Jazz might trade Rodney Hood before deadline

Jazz might trade Rodney Hood before deadline

The Utah Jazz's Rodney Hood is reportedly on the trading block and he could be moved before the NBA's trade deadline. Marc Stein of the New York Times reported on Friday that there is a "gro...

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Haryana shocker: Class 12 student shoots school principal, detained

Haryana shocker: Class 12 student shoots school principal, detained

The student, who is said to have recently completed 18 years, walked inside the office of Swami Vivekanand School principal Ritu Chhabra around noon and fired four shots from the licenced revolver o...

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Three Steps Residents Can Take to Fight the Flu

Three Steps Residents Can Take to Fight the Flu

Jernigan said this year's vaccine "leaves a lot to be desired, and we're very well aware we need to have better flu vaccines ". Experts still encourage people, especially children, those older th...

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Looters 'have returned millions of externalised funds' - Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa

Looters 'have returned millions of externalised funds' - Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa

Earlier in the day, Mnangagwa said the vote to elect a new leader and members of parliament would be held in four to five months, according to state-owned Herald newspaper . Mnangagwa faces huge econ...

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Five influenza-related deaths in Santa Clara County

Five influenza-related deaths in Santa Clara County

Receiving an annual flu vaccination is one of the most effective ways to prevent the flu . More than 1,400 flu cases have been reported in the state with most happening in the southwest a...

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Salmonella outbreak linked to raw sprouts served at Jimmy John's

Salmonella outbreak linked to raw sprouts served at Jimmy John's

Epidemiologic evidence indicates that raw sprouts served at Jimmy John's restaurants are a likely source of this multistate outbreak. IL health officials are investigating a cluster of Salmonella ...

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White House doctor: Trump is fit for duty, should hit gym

White House doctor: Trump is fit for duty, should hit gym

Apart from this, Trump has no problems in vision, head, ears, nose, and throat. "Some people have just great genes". "I think somebody on his staff gave him really bad advice from 10:00 to 12:00 on ...

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Adeosun: AfDB provided us with $1bn support during recession

Adeosun: AfDB provided us with $1bn support during recession

According to the bank, Egyptian authorities "demonstrated sustained commitment to the implementation of reforms supported under the program", which will consequently help in supporting the poorest thr...

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A Cheap and Easy Blood Test Could Catch Cancer Early

A Cheap and Easy Blood Test Could Catch Cancer Early

The examination was subsidized by numerous establishments, inquire about gatherings, and awards, while a significant number of the investigation creators have connections to biotechnology or pharmaceu...

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Trump performed 'exceedingly well' on cognitive test, White House doctor says

Trump performed 'exceedingly well' on cognitive test, White House doctor says

What can I tell you?' he said. Photos were posted comparing Trump, at a purported 6-3, to his predecessor, Barack Obama , who was listed at 6-1. One example was Los Angeles-based baseball player Al...

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The possibility of a government shutdown was avoidable

The possibility of a government shutdown was avoidable

Here's a rundown on what to expect in OR and southwest Washington . If Congress can't come to an agreement by Friday, the federal government will shut down . We do not do those things because of gov...

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Two key Vikings questionable for Sunday's game

Two key Vikings questionable for Sunday's game

Confidence came after last weekend's 29-24 Vikings victory over the New Orleans Saints , during which Forbath connected on field goals of 49 and 53 yards, the latter of which gave the Vikings a 23-21...

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House Passes CR With CHIP Funding, ACA Tax Repeal; Govt

House Passes CR With CHIP Funding, ACA Tax Repeal; Govt

Republican leaders had spent Wednesday pressuring Democrats to vote for the spending bill, arguing that opposing it would effectively block a six-year extension of the children's health program, attac...

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