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Die From The Flu Within A Week In NC

Die From The Flu Within A Week In NC

No pediatric deaths have been reported this season. "It's hard to predict an exact number, but we'll probably see more flu-related deaths", he said in February. A summary from the agency said the flu was widespread in North Carolina during last week. Signs to watch for include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, headaches, chills and fatigue. Read More

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Labour's Corbyn rebuffs calls to resign after Copeland election loss

Labour's Corbyn rebuffs calls to resign after Copeland election loss

He said: "I was elected to lead this party, I was elected to oppose austerity and to oppose the redistribution of wealth in the wrong direction, which is what this Government is doing. Jeremy Corbyn has won the Labour leadership race against rival Owen Smith in the election contest that lasted three months. Shadow minister Ian Lavery, a Corbyn loyalist, said he was "one of the most popular politicians in the country at this time". Read More

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Latest figures show continued heroin, painkiller overdose surge, put Pa. near top

Latest figures show continued heroin, painkiller overdose surge, put Pa. near top

The United States is facing an opioid epidemic and fatal overdoses of heroin have more than quadrupled in a five year period ending 2015, according to a new USA government report. The report looks at deaths from drug overdoses from 1995 to 2015 and called them a significant public health burden in the United States. Overdose death rates also increased among black people, from 7.5 deaths per 100,000 people in 1999 to 12 deaths per 100,000 people in 2015; and among Hispanic people, the rate ... Read More

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People with ADHD have smaller brains

People with ADHD have smaller brains

Study authors revealed that they did not observe a difference in people who took drugs for ADHD, which means that the drugs don't have an effect on the brain. The overall volume of the brain was smaller for people with ADHD. The regions which had a reduced volume were the amygdala, the hippocampus, the nucleus accumbens, the putamen and the caudate nucleus. Read More

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First phase of voting in Uttar Pradesh comes to an end

First phase of voting in Uttar Pradesh comes to an end

Across Uttar Pradesh, 20 per cent of the state's population is Muslim. "Neither the SP and nor the BSP are the options for the people people of Uttar Pradesh". If you Google, you will see that he has the maximum number of jokes on him. "He did not distinguish between the rich and the poor, he brought everyone down to the same level", she says. Read More

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Where to find Facebook's new Weather app

Where to find Facebook's new Weather app

The Weather section allows users to view a full forecast for the upcoming week, while data is provided by Weather .com. The Weather section will default to your current location, but you can click the Settings wheel in the top right to add other locations you want to track, just like any other weather app . Read More

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Whole grains could help you burn calories

They hypothesize that eating actual kernels of whole grains might lead to even bigger results. There has been controversy, however, about whether whole grains and fiber are beneficial for weight regulation, partially because there hasn't been data from controlled metabolic studies. Read More

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American Heart Association 1/30/17

American Heart Association 1/30/17

Join WCCO and wear red on Friday, Feb. 3 for National Wear Red Day . Healthy eating, physical activity, weight management, stress management and making the decision to quit smoking, can all reduce the risks of heart disease for women. Chapter members will serve Shirley Temples and offer photo booth opportunities to interact with students and raise awareness for the cause, she said. Read More

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Woman Survives 6 Days Without Lungs

When Benoit first learned of the surgery that had saved her life, she didn't believe it. Benoit said she wasn't in pain and couldn't see any of her scars. The patient also said hospital staff forced her to sit in a chair for at least one hour every day and walk around to speed up her recovery. "And literally within minutes - it was probably around 20 minutes after having taken those infected lungs out - her blood pressure normalized and they could remove all the blood pressure-supporting ... Read More

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Trump says waterboarding 'works' but will defer to Cabinet -ABC interview

The draft , titled "Detention and Interrogation of Enemy Combatants", copies of which were obtained by the Associated Press and the Washington Post , would revoke former President Barack Obama's decision to ban torture techniques and end the Central Intelligence Agency program that allowed "interrogation of high-value alien terrorists to be operated outside the United States". Read More

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Salmon Caught in US Infected With Tapeworm, Study Says

Salmon Caught in US Infected With Tapeworm, Study Says

According to Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Preventive Medicine Professor Dr. William Schaffner, the Japanese version is not any different from other tapeworms since they are within the same family of tapeworms. In some cases, it is accompanied by abdominal pain, weight loss, diarrhea, and can also lead to deficiency in vitamin B12. "More severe cases may require specialized consultations and complementary analyses, which are costly". Read More

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