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Flu vaccine not strong enough to fight virus

Flu vaccine not strong enough to fight virus

Ken Moore said. State health officials are now describing flu activity across Kentucky as an epidemic. It's generally not the flu itself that will kill people, it's the secondary infections that s...

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Cuomo order lets pharmacists give flu shots to kids

Cuomo order lets pharmacists give flu shots to kids

Andrew Cuomo has issued an executive order to help stop the spread of the virus. Parents and guardians with children between the ages of 6 months and 2 years are still encouraged to see their pri...

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Dog Flu reported in five states

Dog Flu reported in five states

Do not visit if you are now experiencing cold/flu-like symptoms or if you have recently been ill. "The first and most important step in preventing flu is to get a flu vaccination each year", state...

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Even a single cigarette can boost cardiovascular risk

Even a single cigarette can boost cardiovascular risk

Those smoking a few cigarettes a day had roughly half the cardiovascular risk that heavy smokers had, and significantly more risk than non-smokers. To further substantiate - and consequently widel...

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Eagles fans celebrate championship win, look ahead to Super Bowl LII

Eagles fans celebrate championship win, look ahead to Super Bowl LII

Some Vikings fans had to walk through a gauntlet of angry birds. One Vikings fan has taken an extra step in showing support. "I've heard some insane things", Thielen said. That stadium is insane. ...

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Trump casts doubt on Mid-East peace talks

Trump casts doubt on Mid-East peace talks

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will fly to Moscow to meet Russian president Vladimir Putin next week, confirmed the Prime Minister's Office. Trump, along with a cadre of top administrat...

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Government fears sabotage in refugee repatriation

Government fears sabotage in refugee repatriation

In a scathing statement released Thursday, Bill Richardson, the former United States ambassador to the United Nations , accused Suu Kyi - Myanmar's de facto leader, who he's known for decades - of la...

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How Apple Says It Will Protect Your Privacy With These HomePod Features

How Apple Says It Will Protect Your Privacy With These HomePod Features

Siri, an intimate part of Apple , which is widely used across the globe, has been developed and evolved to suit the far fetching demands of the latest innovation. Yet at Homepod product launch , m...

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Researchers have found a link between flu and heart attack

Researchers have found a link between flu and heart attack

Researchers also looked at other illnesses, including respiratory syncytial virus (RSV, an infection of the lungs and respiratory tract) and respiratory viruses other than the flu or RSV, and found th...

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Shehzad returns as Pakistan off to attacking start in second T20

Shehzad returns as Pakistan off to attacking start in second T20

In response, New Zealand's top order crumbled to 64 for six under a combination of tight bowling and commitment in the field from Pakistan . While opener Fakhar Zaman made 50 from just 28 balls, ...

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Vaping can lead teens to cigarette smoking

Vaping can lead teens to cigarette smoking

Most devices heat a liquid nicotine solution into vapor and have been promoted to smokers as a less unsafe alternative since they don't have all the chemicals, tar or smoke of regular cigarettes. The ...

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SCS Group PLC (SCS) Insider Paul Daccus Sells 517136 Shares of Stock

SCS Group PLC (SCS) Insider Paul Daccus Sells 517136 Shares of Stock

Kepler Cheuvreux maintained it with "Hold" rating and GBX 1100 target in Tuesday, September 27 report. Liberum Capital has "Buy" rating and GBX 500 target. 635,630 shares or 0.90% less from 641,413 sh...

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Camels disqualified from Saudi Arabia beauty contest for using Botox

Camels disqualified from Saudi Arabia beauty contest for using Botox

Saudi media reported that a veterinarian was caught performing plastic surgery on the camels a few days before the pageant, according to UAE's The National . "We used to preserve it out of necessity,...

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Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) Expected To Report Earnings On Tuesday

Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) Expected To Report Earnings On Tuesday

Analysts are forecasting earnings of $1.06 on a per share basis this quarter. Texas Instrs Inc now has $108.90 billion valuation. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief operating offic...

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Letter to Buhari : PDP, ACF commend OBJ for being courageous

Letter to Buhari : PDP, ACF commend OBJ for being courageous

Obasanjo's statement is significant for its apparently clear-eyed assessment of the current state of Nigerian governance, as well as its harsh criticism of his successors, Goodluck Jonathan and Muham...

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Scepticism over Donald Trump's medical report leads to 'girther' movement

Scepticism over Donald Trump's medical report leads to 'girther' movement

Trump said in the Reuters interview that he already gets exercise. Jackson said the president's overall health "was excellent ", helped in part because Trump does not drink or smoke. Dr Ja...

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NY Governor Signs Order Requiring Net Neutrality From State ISPs

NY Governor Signs Order Requiring Net Neutrality From State ISPs

CEO Randall Stephenson called on legislators to establish an " Internet Bill of Rights ", guaranteeing net neutrality and an open Internet, insisting the law apply to all carriers. "AT&T is committed ...

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3 dead after gunmen storm Save the Children office in Afghanistan

3 dead after gunmen storm Save the Children office in Afghanistan

At least two people have been killed after explosives were detonated at offices of Save the Children in Afghanistan . There are several other aid groups and government offices in the immediate ar...

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Hundreds of thousands rally against abortion in March for Life

Hundreds of thousands rally against abortion in March for Life

Her name was Norma McCorvey, but she used the alias "Jane Roe " in court. I had just turned 11 when the Supreme Court ruled in Roe v. Wade that a woman had the right to abort her preborn child,...

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Dog flu on the rise among pets

Dog flu on the rise among pets

According to the American Veterinary Medical Association , dog flu is highly contagious and is more active than years past. But that's where the similarity ends as the flu can not be spread among ...

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