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NHS hospitals should sell e-cigarettes, says Government agency

NHS hospitals should sell e-cigarettes, says Government agency

The recommendations from the government agency Public Health England claim vaping is less than 5 per cent as risky as smoking. Experts estimated 20,000 smokers who take up e-cigarettes are quittin...

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George North: Northampton Saints star returns to Wales bench for England clash

George North: Northampton Saints star returns to Wales bench for England clash

Williams assured himself of a place in Welsh rugby folklore by scoring a 50m breakaway try that downed England on home turf during the 2012 Six Nations. 'They were either passing decisions that put pl...

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Nadda terms health protection scheme as NaMocare

Nadda terms health protection scheme as NaMocare

Although India's overall economy is growing, Modi and his governing Bharatiya Janata Party have been trying to find ways to court the population left behind. Some public health experts noted that th...

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Philadelphia Eagles Will Take the Field to Meek Mill at Super Bowl

Philadelphia Eagles Will Take the Field to Meek Mill at Super Bowl

Clark accompanied that message with a video of the Eagles running onto the field for the start of Super Bowl LII as "Dreams and Nightmares" blared at Minneapolis's U.S. Judge Genece Brinkley remains...

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Viavi Solutions (VIAV) Upgraded to Buy by Loop Capital

JP Morgan upgraded the shares of VIAV in report on Tuesday, October 11 to "Overweight" rating. Viavi Solutions Inc . (NASDAQ:VIAV) has risen 77.76% since February 4, 2017 and is uptrending. The share...

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21 infected by HIV as fake doctor uses tainted syringes

21 infected by HIV as fake doctor uses tainted syringes

A fake doctor, who treated poor villagers with coughs and colds, has infected 21 patients with HIV by using contaminated syringes and needles. In a shocking incident, the callousness of a quack ha...

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Stock markets plunge following record U.S. slump

With Monday's declines, the S&P 500 erased its gains for 2018 and is now down 0.9 percent in 2018. "It's pretty insane", Chris Weston, chief market strategist at IG in Melbourne, Australia, said ...

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Gas prices up in Decatur metro market

Gas prices up in Decatur metro market

The $2.65 average in Miami-Dade County was 2 cents more than a week earlier, while Palm Beach County's average $2.71 was also just a penny more than the previous week. States with the highest average ...

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CDC Reports More Flu Deaths, Record Hospitalizations

CDC Reports More Flu Deaths, Record Hospitalizations

Officials say anyone who hasn't received the flu shot yet can do so for free at public health departments in Cherokee, Fannin, Gilmore Murray, Pickens, and Whitfield counties. "You know, some people...

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IGP orders Afegbua Babangida's spokesman to surrender

IGP orders Afegbua Babangida's spokesman to surrender

In the fullness of our present realities, we need to cooperate with President Muhammadu Buhari to complete his term of office on May 29, 2019 and collectively prepare the way for new generation lead...

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Hot tea consumption increases risk of cancer for drinkers and smokers

Hot tea consumption increases risk of cancer for drinkers and smokers

Researchers in China have conducted a study to explore the link between drinking hot tea and oesophageal cancer. The research found there was little risk from hot drinks consumed at temperature be...

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Leeds United poised to appoint Barnsley's Paul Heckingbottom as head coach

Leeds United poised to appoint Barnsley's Paul Heckingbottom as head coach

Key man Samuel Saiz picked up a six-match ban for spitting in that cup exit at Rodney Parade, which was the first of four red cards in the last five outings. No manager has since bettered that finish ...

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Girl scout sells over 300 boxes of cookies outside California marijuana dispensary

Girl scout sells over 300 boxes of cookies outside California marijuana dispensary

And while booth sales don't start for another week, Girl Scouts San Diego detailed that individual members could sell from wagons with parent/guardian supervision. Bring them with - shopping is more...

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The Eagles win Super Bowl thriller, 41-33

The Eagles win Super Bowl thriller, 41-33

The Patriots visited Trump at the White House last April - the first professional team to visit under the Trump administration. "To the fans: I have long felt that our City's professional and coll...

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VFW post sticks to National Football League boycott for Super Bowl

VFW post sticks to National Football League boycott for Super Bowl

The take-a-knee protests were popularized by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who also wore police-as-pigs socks at camp in 2016 and a Fidel Castro T-shirt during a media call....

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Ferndale native set to coach Super Bowl

Ferndale native set to coach Super Bowl

Doug Pederson was a journeyman backup quarterback for 10 years in the NFL. This time there were no practice stoppages for the Philadelphia Eagles , just quick-tempo plays and plenty of players fly...

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Tom Brady to bring the Super Bowl heat in freezing Minneapolis

Tom Brady to bring the Super Bowl heat in freezing Minneapolis

When is Super Bowl LII/Super Bowl 2018? If the Birds can score on some long plays, they won't have to worry about facing Matt Patricia's defense when it's at its best. There might only be a massiv...

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Kane scores 100th Premier League goal

Kane scores 100th Premier League goal

After a long discussion with his assistant, Moss stood by his decision but Loris Karius redeemed himself by saving the spot-kick Kane hit straight down the middle. Liverpool introduced Joel Matip ...

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Muslim family beheads Hindu man over love affair in India

Muslim family beheads Hindu man over love affair in India

Meanwhile, the girl has said that she had no idea of her family's plans and said that she was, in fact, supposed to meet him when Ankit was killed. The incident occurred at 9 pm on Thursday. Police re...

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Last-gasp Sexton dropped goal seals Ireland win vs

Last-gasp Sexton dropped goal seals Ireland win vs

It's an assertion that Sexton is not paying much heed to as he's unsure as to what exactly France will bring to the table. I don't think it means that the occasion or the sheer traditional grandeur ...

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Countdown to Congress-mukt Karnataka Begins, Says PM Modi at Bengaluru Rally

Countdown to Congress-mukt Karnataka Begins, Says PM Modi at Bengaluru Rally

Lauding the work of his government at the Centre, PM said his motto is "reform, perform, transform". "Can you see the benefits of funds provided by the centre to Karnataka?" he asked the attendees. I ...

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Peter raises more than $60K for Polar Plunge

Peter raises more than $60K for Polar Plunge

Donna Sparks, area director for Special Olympics, said in past years there have been as many as 100 plungers. "It was a huge rush and then it went by really fast". Honoring detective Mike Doty by sh...

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Team chief Claire Williams supports scrapping of 'grid girls'

Team chief Claire Williams supports scrapping of 'grid girls'

The 41-year-old, who is F1's only female team boss, told BBC Sport it was "a decision the sport needed to make". Actor and model Kate Elizabeth Hallam (34) was a grid girl for McLaren Mercedes dri...

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Child death toll in flu season hits 53 as hospitalizations soar

Child death toll in flu season hits 53 as hospitalizations soar

Flu-like illness outbreaks were reported at 113 long-term care facilities in the state. The flu epidemic is taking a heavy toll on children. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lists ...

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North Korea earned $200 million from banned exports, United Nations report finds

North Korea earned $200 million from banned exports, United Nations report finds

According to a panel of experts, both Syria and Myanmar continue to work with North Korea's main arms exporter, KOMID, which is on the UN's sanctions blacklist. The United States led the push fo...

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Study finds the type of people dogs are more likely to bite

Study finds the type of people dogs are more likely to bite

However, a new study indicates that you might want to think twice before getting too close to your dog when you're feeling anxious as it could make them more likely to bite. The study is one of the ...

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Hawaii Emergency Agency Worker Says Was Sure Attack Was Real

Hawaii Emergency Agency Worker Says Was Sure Attack Was Real

The supervisor played a simulated missile notice that mimicked an actual message from the USA military's Pacific Command and warned worker of the fake threat. Those details emerged Tuesday in reports...

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James Harden, Houston Rockets repeat over San Antonio Spurs

James Harden, Houston Rockets repeat over San Antonio Spurs

They are now 37-13, comfortably nestled in second place in the west behind the Warriors. The Houston Rockets are rolling, molding themselves into a deep, explosive team capable of challenging the ...

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Kerala Budget: GST disappointing, benefits only corporates, says state FM

Kerala Budget: GST disappointing, benefits only corporates, says state FM

Similarly, the minister raised the tax rate on foreign-made liquor and wine to 78 percent and 25 percent, respectively. For the bottles containing more 400 ml alcohol, the sales tax will be increased ...

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Cell phones cause tumors in rats, study finds

Cell phones cause tumors in rats, study finds

Bucher said NTP scientists will continue to evaluate data from the study, including studies of the effects of cell phone radiofrequency radiation on different types of tissue and DNA. Researchers said...

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Nurse warns of 'cesspool of funky flu' in viral Facebook video rant

Nurse warns of 'cesspool of funky flu' in viral Facebook video rant

In the seven-minute video , Lockler also provides her audience with some ideas of how you can treat yourself at home. "Not taking advice (which I already know) from someone that is talking to the g...

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Standing For Six Hours Each Day Will Help You Lose Weight

Standing For Six Hours Each Day Will Help You Lose Weight

Study senior Dr Francisco Lopez-Jimenez, chair of preventive cardiology at Mayo Clinic in the United States, said that studies show that, in the USA, adults sit more than seven hours a day while the...

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Budget 2018 : INR 5 Lakh healthcare cover for 10 Crore poor families

Budget 2018 : INR 5 Lakh healthcare cover for 10 Crore poor families

PM Modi faces general election next year and the health programme is seen as a signature initiative to woo voters in rural areas, many of whom struggle with high healthcare costs. This budgetary al...

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Trump Authorizes Release Of Controversial Republican Memo

Ultimately, Democrats allege, the memo is a response to Robert Mueller's rapidly-moving investigation into Donald Trump's ties with Russian Federation and, says Schiff, is aimed at "furthering a c...

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Doctors warn of heart risk from some breast cancer therapies

Doctors warn of heart risk from some breast cancer therapies

Heart disease and cancer are the top two leading causes of death in the United States - and a new paper highlights how these major health concerns can intertwine. Gary Pettit, from Essex, told Sky New...

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Flu deaths in state rise as officials continue to urge vaccinations

Flu deaths in state rise as officials continue to urge vaccinations

Palmetto Health has several same day care options for those who need treatment for the flu. The flu season is not getting any better. To put the findings in context, a 10 per cent vaccine effectiv...

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National Wear Red Day: Raising awareness about heart disease

National Wear Red Day: Raising awareness about heart disease

Wear Red Day intends to raise awareness and advocate for more research for women's heart health. As the Number one killer of women, claiming the lives of one in three women, cardiovascular diseases ...

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Girl raped during 'Padmaavat' show at theatre in Hyderabad

Girl raped during 'Padmaavat' show at theatre in Hyderabad

Kandakatla is employed as an earth mover driver and hails from Telangana's Jangaon district. The man has been arrested and remanded to judicial custody. They then went to Bhikshapathi's sister's pla...

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Coffee might get cancer warnings in California

Coffee might get cancer warnings in California

Ken Spaeth, chief of environmental medicine at Northwell Health in Manhasset, N.Y. "Coffee has been shown, over and over again, to be a healthy beverage". That being said, a 1991 report on acrylamid...

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First blood test detects Alzheimer's disease up to 20 years before symptoms

First blood test detects Alzheimer's disease up to 20 years before symptoms

Most recently the scientists give way to a blood test which can detect Alzheimer's in a person's body 90 percent accuracy. Researchers in Japan and Australia say they have made important progress in...

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