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Flu shot could cut risk of heart attacks

Flu shot could cut risk of heart attacks

The Department of Health said flu activity for the week ending February 17 decreased in every part of the state except the southeast, but it's too early to say whether the season has peaked. Differe...

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Declining Vaccination Rates Part Of Big Measles Spikes Across Europe

Declining Vaccination Rates Part Of Big Measles Spikes Across Europe

The WHO attributed the high number of reported cases in all three countries to the overall drop in immunisation coverage provided by Bucharest, Rome, and Kiev, especially to those from at-risk communi...

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Could blood and urine tests detect autism?

Could blood and urine tests detect autism?

Because there is a wide variety of symptoms, the diagnosis of autism disorders is hard and uncertain, especially in the early stages. Scientists at the British University found a link betwee...

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South Korea's Jin Young Ko wins Australian Open

South Korea's Jin Young Ko wins Australian Open

She thus finished with an overall score of three under. She ended with a regulation par on the 18th to claim her second LPGA title after previously winning the co-sanctioned KEB-Hana Bank Championsh...

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Analysts Set Hollywood Bowl Group PLC (BOWL) Price Target at $235.00

Deutsche now has a GBX 440.00 target price on shares of Gkn (LON:GKN). BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of PEN in report on Wednesday, April 12 with "Buy" rating. Investors sentiment increase...

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Larry Ott: Jimmie Johnson hopes Daytona 500 jump starts his 2018 season

Larry Ott: Jimmie Johnson hopes Daytona 500 jump starts his 2018 season

It's a lot of fun to dream these things up". While certain drivers have an enormous advantage in restrictor-plate races - see the Ford cars as a solid example - these events do produce unpredict...

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Who is Arvinder Singh Lovely?

Who is Arvinder Singh Lovely?

Congress's Delhi chief Ajay Maken revealed Lovely's return to the party on Saturday. I left painfully because of some differences caused by a communication gap. "I did not say anything despite this ...

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Attacks out of proportion: Oxfam chief

Attacks out of proportion: Oxfam chief

Since the revelations were first reported in The Times last week, Oxfam has lost two high-profile ambassadors, the actor Minnie Driver and Nobel Peace Prize victor Archbishop Desmond Tutu . Staff...

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Women who regularly use cleaning supplies are prone to lung damage

Women who regularly use cleaning supplies are prone to lung damage

From their forced vital capacity, home cleaners lost an extra 4.3 milliliters a year and occupational cleaners lost an additional 7.1 milliliters a year. Additionally, the researchers did find that a...

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Deadly Dallas Flu Season Not Done Yet

Deadly Dallas Flu Season Not Done Yet

As of February 16, 2018, NMDOH reports 28 season-to-date flu outbreaks in long-term care facilitates (LTCFs), thirty-four flu-related deaths, all in adults, and 100 pneumonia-related deaths. Flu sea...

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Medical experts weigh in on flu vaccine effectiveness

Medical experts weigh in on flu vaccine effectiveness

Federal health officials said despite the vaccine's lower-than-hoped-for effectiveness against H3N2, people who had been vaccinated and caught the flu had a milder course of illness than those were ...

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Cauvery water dispute; SC reduces Tamil Nadu's share

Cauvery water dispute; SC reduces Tamil Nadu's share

Keeping in view that there is an increased demand of drinking water in Bangalore city, and the need has been constantly on the rise for industrial activities, Supreme court has taken this decision. Ka...

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Record number of condoms given to Winter Olympic athletes

Record number of condoms given to Winter Olympic athletes

Ter Mors experienced a nervous wait after putting down her time of 1 minute, 13.56 seconds, in the 12th of 16 heats. After winds forced postponement of the women's individual event , both the men...

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Three Lewis County Deaths Linked to Influenza

Three Lewis County Deaths Linked to Influenza

Typically, it is 40 to 60 percent effective. Flu viruses mutate every year, and it's common to see several strains of flu during the same season. The Department of Public Health announced Tuesday ...

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2 more Tennessee children die from flu

2 more Tennessee children die from flu

Governor Cuomo urged "all New Yorkers to protect themselves and their families, get a flu shot and join us in stamping out the spread of this unsafe virus". That means the person might have had an und...

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Legal medical marijuana sales begin at Pennsylvania facility

Legal medical marijuana sales begin at Pennsylvania facility

More than 17,000 people have registered to participate in the medical marijuana program, and almost 4,000 of those people have been certified by a physician. He said products ranged in price from $3...

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Why are we still in Afghanistan?

Why are we still in Afghanistan?

The UNAMA Report 2017 released by United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on February 15, 2018 indicates that situation in Afghanistan is nearly out of control and this landlocked...

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Donald Trump: 'So Many Signs' that Florida Shooter Was a Threat

Donald Trump: 'So Many Signs' that Florida Shooter Was a Threat

There were some discussions at the White House on Wednesday night of a presidential statement on the shooting, but ultimately Trump and his team decided it was too early in the proceedings for him to ...

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Football coach who 'selflessly shielded students from shooter' dies

Football coach who 'selflessly shielded students from shooter' dies

It's unclear where Cruz was living before Wednesday's shooting that took the lives of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . Trump says Wednesday's mass shooting turned a Florida schoo...

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Myanmar: Security forces face 'action' over killings

Myanmar: Security forces face 'action' over killings

Mr Johnson and Ms Suu Kyi met after the Foreign Secretary visited Cox's Bazar , a huge refugee camp in Bangladesh where hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have fled after the army crackdown in Rakhi...

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