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Coffee drinking 'more likely to improve health than harm it'

Coffee drinking 'more likely to improve health than harm it'

The research that was collected with the proofs from the previous two hundred or more conducted researches indicates that coffee consumption lowers premature death risks and prevents heart diseases. P...

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Will new blood pressure guidelines cost Americans?

Will new blood pressure guidelines cost Americans?

You might have high blood pressure and not even realize it. It's safe to say most people would be overwhelmed with the new guidelines - 167 pages, citing 367 scientific publications, titled "2017 AC...

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Antibiotic awareness week celebrated

Antibiotic awareness week celebrated

Antibiotics are a valuable and powerful tool in keeping people well - but inappropriate use is causing a growth in antimicrobial resistance , undermining the effectiveness of antibiotics and threaten...

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Arvind Kerjiwal Government Re-Files Before National Green Tribunal

Arvind Kerjiwal Government Re-Files Before National Green Tribunal

The NGT, in its order , also said that in future the odd-even scheme should automatically come into force if the PM2.5 and PM10, particles in air with diameter less than 2.5 and 10mm respectively, ...

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Legionnaires' disease outbreak at Disneyland sickens nine visitors

Legionnaires' disease outbreak at Disneyland sickens nine visitors

The other three cases were Orange County residents who did not visit the park but lived or traveled in Anaheim. One of those infected was a Disney worker. "Legionnaires' disease is not contagious, can...

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Certain fidget spinners found to have high amounts of lead

U.S. Public Interest Research Group tested the "Fidget Wild Premium Spinner" and found the brass version contains up to 300 times the lead allowed in children's toys. "Safety is one of our top priorit...

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To the brain, sleep deprivation is 'like drinking too much'

To the brain, sleep deprivation is 'like drinking too much'

Itzhak Fried . 'This paves the way for cognitive lapses in how we perceive and react to the world around us'. The researchers worked with 12 people with epilepsy , who were also registered as p...

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Netflix Cuts Ties With Kevin Spacey - But for Real This Time

Netflix Cuts Ties With Kevin Spacey - But for Real This Time

The company "will not be involved with any further production of House of Cards that includes Kevin Spacey ", and "will not be moving forward with the release" of Gore , a Gore Vidal biopic ...

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Guru Nanak Jayanti today

Guru Nanak Jayanti today

The Guru Nanak Jayanti falls in the month of November on 4th day. That's what B.C. Premier John Horgan had to say today - in an email from the Office of the Premier - in recognition of Gurpurab, whi...

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Non-smokers get extra vacation time at this company

Non-smokers get extra vacation time at this company

Piala is based on the 29 floor of an office block, so smoking employees would spend approximately 10 to 15 minutes travelling to the basement floor in order to have a smoking break, with some employee...

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Health Officials Stress Importance Of Flu Shots

Health Officials Stress Importance Of Flu Shots

In addition, Melnick said, it can take up to two weeks for immunization protection to kick in. Department medical director Patricia Quinlisk says the man's death "is an unfortunate reminder the flu ...

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Puerto Rico's Power Authority Cancels Controversial Whitefish Contract

Puerto Rico's Power Authority Cancels Controversial Whitefish Contract

The Trump administration said Friday it had no involvement in the decision to award Whitefish the contract to help restore Puerto Rico's power grid. The White House and FEMA, the federal disaster ma...

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Oklahoma City Thunder's plane dented during flight to Chicago

Oklahoma City Thunder's plane dented during flight to Chicago

It didn't immediately appear that Nye or Tyson had responded to 7-foot-tall center Adams' question and neither immediately returned calls from the Tribune requesting comment. Although, as many point...

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Checking the Overall Picture for AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

Maviret, approved recently, has the potential to rejuvenate AbbVie's struggling HCV franchise. (NYSE: ABBV ) in a research note released on Friday. For 2018, ABBV expects EPS of $6.37 to $6.57, wh...

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One in six people in England have mental health problems

It includes research by audit firm Deloitte on costs to employers and the state. May has said the civil service and NHS will sign up to the new recommendations, and recommends the private sector to ...

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Regular marijuana users have more sex, study says

Regular marijuana users have more sex, study says

That seems to indicate that the association can't be explained away by saying that people with fewer inhibitions are likely to both smoke pot and engage frequently in sex, Eisenberg said . Sexual fre...

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Flu shots available at Mayo Clinic Health System in Tomah

At-risk categories of people include everyone who is aged 65 years and over, anyone over six months of age with a long term illness (such as chronic lung disease, chronic heart disease, diabetes or th...

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Jefferson City to Host Take Back Prescription Drug Event

Jefferson City to Host Take Back Prescription Drug Event

October 28 is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Maryland law enforcement officials said that past initiatives have been successful and that they have collected over 91,000 pounds of prescrip...

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Cancerous breast tissue shows elevated bacteria levels, new research shows

Cancerous breast tissue shows elevated bacteria levels, new research shows

The total known number of mutations that can lead to breast cancer is now 180. "Women are very strong". Yet breast cancer is still one of the most deadly forms of cancer for many women in the U.S., ...

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Students can get their flu shot at Student Health Services

Students can get their flu shot at Student Health Services

Australia is now suffering through one of its worst flu seasons in recent years because of H3N2, which is also the strain responsible for the Hong Kong Flu pandemic of the late 1960's which killed 750...

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FDA approves cancer breakthrough that costs $375000 per treatment

FDA approves cancer breakthrough that costs $375000 per treatment

Due to potential toxicities, the approval is subject to a risk evaluation and mitigation strategy to ensure patient safety. The Yescarta treatment manufactured by the Santa Monica-based biotech firm...

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Death of top Maute leaders a 'decisive victory'

Death of top Maute leaders a 'decisive victory'

In a press statement, Lorenzana said they will announce the termination of hostilities "once government forces have ensured that there are no more terrorists-stragglers in the city and we have cleared...

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Open Ocean Presents Considerable Opportunity For Offshore Wind Energy Generation

Open Ocean Presents Considerable Opportunity For Offshore Wind Energy Generation

For the regions the researchers looked at specifically, the wind speed rates were on average 70 percent higher than the wind speed rates on land were. "Despite the strong seasonally varying geophysica...

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Gene test reduces the breast cancer danger

Gene test reduces the breast cancer danger

He also said that slimming down a woman's distinctive risk signify that they are also informed about whether to go ahead with a mastectomy or not. That's because it takes multiple separate images, up ...

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Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers do just enough for win

Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers do just enough for win

It the first home postseason win of his career. It's about finding a way to pick up the next guy, and the next guy, and find a way to get it done. With Walker and Godley out for that game, Lovullo c...

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Trump visits Puerto Rico with a puzzling message

Trump visits Puerto Rico with a puzzling message

Ms Cruz wore the shirt during an interview in which she attacked the President for his visit to Puerto Rico after the United States territory was devastated by a hurricane. As Trump motorcaded to ...

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Late-Term Abortion Ban Would Trump Coloradans' Access

Late-Term Abortion Ban Would Trump Coloradans' Access

The only exceptions are if the abortion is "necessary to save the life of the pregnant woman" or "when the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest", the bill's summary states. The United State...

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Notre Dame's Mike Brey shows support for coach bashed by LaVar Ball

Notre Dame's Mike Brey shows support for coach bashed by LaVar Ball

I'm not letting them mess with his head anymore. LaMelo said he's not anxious about missing out on traditional high school life and not going to school with his friends. It is defeintely going to ...

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UCLA Basketball Recruiting: LaMelo Ball pulled out of Chino Hills High School

UCLA Basketball Recruiting: LaMelo Ball pulled out of Chino Hills High School

LaMelo is leaving Chino Hills after the school's basketball program brought in a new coach that family patriarch LaVar had some disagreements with. It's a big hit to the high school basketball scen...

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Trump's Tweets on Puerto Rico Are a National Disgrace

Trump's Tweets on Puerto Rico Are a National Disgrace

Mario Torres, who lives in the former Air Force base in the coastal town of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico , said the country was on the brink of disaster. "Damn it, this is not a good-news story". "I know...

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