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US FDA approves new drug for prevention of migraines

US FDA approves new drug for prevention of migraines

Aimovig will be available in a pre-filled self-administering autoinjector, SureClick, for a once monthly 70 mg dosage. In a dedicated study with patients with difficult-to-treat conditions - like thos...

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Bill Gates: Trump asked me the difference between HIV and HPV

Bill Gates: Trump asked me the difference between HIV and HPV

Mr Gates told the crowd he never met Mr Trump before he was elected to the Oval Office, and during the election campaign he "avoided him" at events. The full clip of Gates on Chris Hayes shows tha...

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Congo's Ebola outbreak reports 1st confirmed urban case

Congo's Ebola outbreak reports 1st confirmed urban case

The city is about 93 miles from Bikoro, the rural area where the outbreak was announced last week. Ebola, a hemorrhagic disease which is endemic to tropical regions of sub-Saharan Africa, was identi...

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First non-opioid treatment for withdrawals gets FDA approval

First non-opioid treatment for withdrawals gets FDA approval

In patients using opioid analgesics appropriately as prescribed, opioid withdrawal is typically managed by slow taper of the medication, which is meant to avoid or lessen the effects of withdrawal whi...

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Intense Exercise Fails to Boost Cognition in Dementia Patients

Intense Exercise Fails to Boost Cognition in Dementia Patients

Patients from memory clinics across 15 regions of England were invited to take part in the study . Indeed, participants who had taken part in an exercise programme had slightly worse scores in an A...

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The Lizards With Lime-Green Blood

The Lizards With Lime-Green Blood

All of the green-blooded species of skinks don't look anything alike and live different lifestyles. Skinks were found to have the highest concentration of biliverdin of any animal, the skinks have...

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Slight improvement as Kenya moves two places up in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

Slight improvement as Kenya moves two places up in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

It's a far cry from the glory days when Bafana cracked the top 20 in the rankings (at 19th) after winning the 1996 African Cup of Nations. Nigeria remains sixth in Africa behind Tunisia (14), Senega...

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Around 2.5 Billion More People Will be Living in Cities by 2050

Around 2.5 Billion More People Will be Living in Cities by 2050

The report by the UN's population division goes on to say that while the global rural population will steadily increase and reach its apogee in a few years, the trend will decline by 2050. The report ...

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Congo's health ministry says doses of Ebola vaccine arrive

Congo's health ministry says doses of Ebola vaccine arrive

The city is a major transportation hub with routes to the capital Kinshasa . Senior World Health Organization (WHO) official, Peter Salama, said the spread to Mbandaka meant there was the potential...

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Sporting Libson players attacked during training, Bas Dost hurt

Sporting Libson players attacked during training, Bas Dost hurt

Sporting's training center is in Alcochete, about 20 kilometers south of Lisbon . "Sporting is not this, and Sporting can not be this". The incident occurred just days after goalkeeper Patricio's...

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US Surgeon General helps with medical emergency on flight to Jackson

US Surgeon General helps with medical emergency on flight to Jackson

House seat MORE nominated Adams to be surgeon general a year ago, after Adams previously served as Indiana's state health commissioner. Adams was on a flight from Fort Lauderdale to Atlanta to ca...

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Jlloyd Samuel's family 'devastated' by ex-Premier League player's death

Jlloyd Samuel's family 'devastated' by ex-Premier League player's death

Samuel played for England at youth level, in Under-18, U-20 and U-21 teams, pledging his global allegiance to his homeland, winning two caps. And before Villa took on Middlesbrough in the Championsh...

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Coli update: You can now safely eat romaine again

Coli update: You can now safely eat romaine again

It's unlikely that anyone now has edible romaine lettuce that's contaminated with the toxic strain of E. coli bacteria sickening people nationwide since March. The Center for Disease Control said 23 m...

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No petition received on Ekiti governorship primary election, says APC appeal panel

No petition received on Ekiti governorship primary election, says APC appeal panel

Fayemi had in his speech after emerging victor of the APC primary election on Saturday, asked the people of the stated to pardon him "for all the errors of omission or commission he made during his fi...

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Flood immerses roads, cars as heavy rains soak Frederick Co

Flood immerses roads, cars as heavy rains soak Frederick Co

Expect winds to be about 14 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour before 10 p.m. The Rock River at Lake Koshkonong approached "minor flooding" levels on Wednesday, and is expected ...

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Disrupted body clock can pose serious risks of mental health

Disrupted body clock can pose serious risks of mental health

The researchers used the resulting information to calculate what is known as the relative amplitude. They occur in plants, animals and throughout biology, and are fundamental for maintaining health in...

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Senate Appeals to JOHESU to Call Off Strike Over Ebola

Senate Appeals to JOHESU to Call Off Strike Over Ebola

World Health Organization still needs Congo's final authorization, which is expected in the coming days, Dr. Peter Salama, the agency's emergencies chief, told reporters in Geneva. It further urged th...

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Barcelona backs FIFA's proposal for 24-team Club World Cup

Barcelona backs FIFA's proposal for 24-team Club World Cup

The consortium backing the competition is being led by Japan's Softbank with the main backers coming from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. "This is part of the whole discussion around the ...

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Crowds turn out for Alfie Evans' final farewell

Crowds turn out for Alfie Evans' final farewell

The funeral cortege of Alfie Evans goes past Everton's Goodison Park ground in Liverpool . Alfie, who was born in May 2016, was first admitted to Liverpool's Alder Hey Hospital in December of tha...

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Strong case to charge Najib soon: Mahathir

Strong case to charge Najib soon: Mahathir

He and his supporters have said the charges are politically motivated. Mahathir added that Anwar, after his release, would need to seek a seat in parliament and then might be given a cabinet post, b...

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Christian Kirk arrested in February for disorderly conduct, damaging property

Christian Kirk arrested in February for disorderly conduct, damaging property

Before, throughout and after this year's draft, Cardinals coach Steve Wilks and general manager Steve Keim consistently discussed their desire to select high-character players - including Kirk. "O...

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WHO Calls for Global Ban on Trans Fat

WHO Calls for Global Ban on Trans Fat

Food makers liked artificial trans fats because they prolong product shelf life and enhance flavor. According to the World Health Organization experts, there are two main sources for trans fats: n...

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Mental health is just as important as physical health

Mental health is just as important as physical health

Isle of Wight Radio is joining BBC and commercial radio stations around the UK to unite for the first time to broadcast a one-minute message about mental health. Spearheaded by Radiocentre and Radio A...

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Wow Air Will Fly You to India-For $199 Each Way

Wow Air Will Fly You to India-For $199 Each Way

A one-way ticket to Iceland, US, Canada and London in the economy category -WOW basic - will start from Rs 13,499, including taxes, while the business class fares on - WOW premium - will be pric...

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Kim and Trump's upcoming meeting in Singapore and its consequences

Kim and Trump's upcoming meeting in Singapore and its consequences

New home sales in Dandong, which sits across the Yalu River from North Korea and is the centre of trade between the two countries, surged to an eight-year high of 320,000 sq m in March, when US Presi...

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Peru captain Paolo Guerrero banned from World Cup in doping case

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero banned from World Cup in doping case

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero has seen his World Cup dream crushed after having his doping ban lengthened. He arrived at a CAS hearing last week flanked by lawyers to be met by around 30 flag...

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Super Eagles list a true reflection of what most Nigerians wanted - Amaraizu

Super Eagles list a true reflection of what most Nigerians wanted - Amaraizu

Okala said that he personally saw the provisional list as a good list "with lots of hope in it". The Two-time World Cup veteran who spoke on a popular radio station monitored in Lagos said the socie...

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ICSE, ISC exam results out

ICSE, ISC exam results out

Those students who will qualify the exam successfully can check ISC 12th Result 2018 by name wise and roll number wise though accessing the official link. In Guwahati , Sanskriti The Gurukul also s...

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STD Rate In California Hits New High: Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis Worst Culprits

STD Rate In California Hits New High: Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis Worst Culprits

Gonorrhea is one of the most commonly reported STDs in the United States, with more cases than syphilis but fewer cases than chlamydia . Both campaigns drive the public to AHF's www.FreeSTDChec...

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Ireland fans left outraged as U17 goalkeeper sent off after saving penalty

Ireland fans left outraged as U17 goalkeeper sent off after saving penalty

While Corcoran denied Redan, referee Proske deemed the goalkeeper to have moved off his line in advance of the shot and surprisingly issued the... Instead, Proske gave the Cherry Orchard keeper a se...

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Sioux City school board approves new contracts with union groups

Sioux City school board approves new contracts with union groups

The polls are open until 9 p.m.in most communities. A full 100 percent of districts' spending plans in Nassau and Suffolk counties - 124 budgets in all - passed in the initial round of balloting at ...

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RNA Moves a Memory From One Snail to Another

RNA Moves a Memory From One Snail to Another

The type of RNA relevant to these findings is believed to regulate a variety functions in the cell involved with the development and disease. The memory from one sea hare was transferred to another...

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Promising universal cure for the common cold targets human cell protein

Promising universal cure for the common cold targets human cell protein

Caused by a family of viruses with hundreds of variants, it is almost impossible to treat, as no single vaccination exists against it, meaning people resort to treating the symptoms rather than the vi...

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China welcomes DPRK and USA leaders summit in Singapore

China welcomes DPRK and USA leaders summit in Singapore

Pompeo said he had "good, substantive" conversations with Kim in Pyongyang in what was his second meeting with the North Korea leader in less that six weeks, and believed both sides understood the u...

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Early Voting in Texas Runoff Elections Begins Today

Early Voting in Texas Runoff Elections Begins Today

The victor of the runoff election will face Todd Litton, the victor of the Democratic primary, in the November election. On Tuesday, voters in the Keystone State will cast ballots in the Republican ...

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I Have No Plans To Leave Crystal Palace - Wilfried Zaha

I Have No Plans To Leave Crystal Palace - Wilfried Zaha

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson: "I am very proud of what the players and the staff have done". Will Crystal Palace's fine form continue when they host relegated West Brom? "I have no pl...

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Countries urged to wipe out killer trans fats from foods

Countries urged to wipe out killer trans fats from foods

Trans fats are finding their way onto too many plates, and they need to be eliminated - ischemic heart disease and cerebrovascular disease have become first and second causes of premature mortality...

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'Historic' mental health broadcast this week

'Historic' mental health broadcast this week

The total number of referrals since 2014 was 1,305. In nearly a third of referrals for which data is available, children were denied specialist treatment from Child and Adolescent Mental health Se...

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19 dead, 39 infected so far in Congo Ebola outbreak

19 dead, 39 infected so far in Congo Ebola outbreak

The declaration followed laboratory results that confirmed two cases of the disease. As of 13 May, 39 total Ebola cases have been reported in the area in the past five weeks, including 2 confirmed, ...

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35 people sick from salmonella-contaminated eggs

35 people sick from salmonella-contaminated eggs

The eggs came from Rose Acre's Hyde County Farm in North Carolina. "We have already implemented numerous remedial actions and have not only corrected deficiencies at the farm, but we've also taken o...

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