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Pizza for breakfast? Nutritionist says it's healthier than most cereals

Pizza for breakfast? Nutritionist says it's healthier than most cereals

But before you decide to chow down on a slice every morning, here's the catch: Amer also said that pizza isn't a healthy food per se-just that it is a more balanced meal compared to a bowl of sugary f...

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Researchers develop blood test to gauge Alzheimer's risk

Researchers develop blood test to gauge Alzheimer's risk

One method is to look for a toxic protein - called amyloid beta - that builds up in the brain during the disease. Having a simple, low-priced blood test could make it easier for pharmaceutical compa...

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New York State Prison Inmates Receiving Free Tablet Computers

New York State Prison Inmates Receiving Free Tablet Computers

Inmates in NY are receiving free tablets as a way to better prepare them for life after imprisonment. According to DOCCS, JPay will get money from transactions that happen via the tablets (ebooks, m...

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Friday is Wear Red Day for Heart Disease Awareness

Friday is Wear Red Day for Heart Disease Awareness

It characterizes the Valentine's Day sweets that fill shelves at the supermarket, the shiny, cellophane wrapped heart-shaped boxes of chocolate, and bouquets of roses. The campaign is overseen by the ...

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CDC Director Resigns Amid Concerns About Financial Interests

CDC Director Resigns Amid Concerns About Financial Interests

But Fitzgerald also purchased shares in pharma giants Merck and Bayer after taking over the CDC-an apparent conflict of interest that also confounded government ethics experts. Sen. Her predeces...

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37 flu-related deaths confirmed across Georgia

37 flu-related deaths confirmed across Georgia

He said as of Tuesday, the seasonal total for influenza in the state stands at 3,872 laboratory confirmed cases - an increase from 1,411 confirmed influenza cases in Kentucky through December 30. Flu ...

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Pres. Trump's approval highest in West Virginia

Pres. Trump's approval highest in West Virginia

In 2009, then-President Barack Obama had a 57 percent rating after his first year in office, registering 50 percent or higher in 41 states. Approval of President Trump's job performance also improve...

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SpaceX rocket not meant to survive somehow manages to anyway

SpaceX rocket not meant to survive somehow manages to anyway

But in that time, something rather remarkable happened: A Falcon 9 first stage booster survived its water landing in the Atlantic Ocean. The rocket's first stage had flown once before, helping l...

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State Of The Union, Under Trump: 'Our New American Moment'

State Of The Union, Under Trump: 'Our New American Moment'

His speech was moving. It was an "appeal to unity", said the Times's lead news story. But this isn't what Trump tried to do at all. Former President Bill Clinton holds the State of the Union app...

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Morocco vs. Nigeria Set For 2018 CHAN Final

Morocco vs. Nigeria Set For 2018 CHAN Final

The game will be played on Wednesday at Grande Stade Marrakech at 8.30pm Nigeria time and the victor will play against the victor of the other semi final between Morocco and Libya on Sunday's final in...

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Trump Urges Security Council Members to Fight

Trump Urges Security Council Members to Fight "Iran's Destabilization Activities"

Trump called on Congress to fix "the fundamental flaws" in the worldwide nuclear agreement with Iran, the US, five other nations and the European Union. Haley seeks to persuade UN Security Council mem...

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Here's The Best Milk for Lactose-Intolerant Kids

Here's The Best Milk for Lactose-Intolerant Kids

The researchers compared the nutrition in 240 ml servings of unsweetened versions of the various plant-based milks and cow's milk. "Though they are popularly advertised as healthy and wholesome, littl...

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Trump calls for unity after contentious first year

Trump calls for unity after contentious first year

The plan calls for eliminating the visa lottery for immigrants, curtailing family-based immigration , providing $25 billion for a border wall and other border enhancements, and establishing a path to...

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TONIGHT 'Super blue blood moon' lights up night sky

TONIGHT 'Super blue blood moon' lights up night sky

Here's how it breaks down. As the sun lines up perfectly with the Earth and then moon for the eclipse , scientists will make observations from a telescope in Hawaii , while also collecting data from...

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Poor Sleep Could Be An Early Warning Sign Of Alzheimer's Disease

Poor Sleep Could Be An Early Warning Sign Of Alzheimer's Disease

Erik S. Musiek, M.D., Ph.D., from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis , and colleagues conducted a cross-sectional study involving 205 cognitively normal volunteers who underw...

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Mike Fisher puts retirement in rearview and rejoins Predators' roster

Mike Fisher puts retirement in rearview and rejoins Predators' roster

The goal is for Fisher to sign a contract with the Predators before the February 26 trade deadline. The hockey player and former Preds captain will be skating and working out on his own before partici...

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Brain pacemaker could help cure Alzheimer's

Brain pacemaker could help cure Alzheimer's

The paper notes that DBS could help with these elements of "executive control" which deteriorate as the disease progresses leading to "functional impairments and increased supervision needs that are t...

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Train carrying GOP lawmakers, including at least 2 Arkansans, hits truck

Train carrying GOP lawmakers, including at least 2 Arkansans, hits truck

Sen. John Boozman and his wife were also on the train and unhurt, the senator's office said. We are on our way to our annual GOP retreat, the train carrying members and spouses hit something. "The t...

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Extra Than 50000 US Bridges Deemed 'Structurally Poor'

Extra Than 50000 US Bridges Deemed 'Structurally Poor'

The United States comes only slightly behind Japan and France in rankings of overall infrastructure quality. "We inspect all of our bridges every 24 months". News found cases from Florida, Georgia...

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Samsung's shares surge after it publicizes inventory cut up, posts document revenue

Samsung's shares surge after it publicizes inventory cut up, posts document revenue

Shares in South Korea's biggest company are coveted and highly valued- reflected by their usual trading price of around 2.5 million won ($2,325) per share. For the current quarter that will on end o...

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