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8 out of 13 now rescued from Thailand cave

Spicy Thai basil leaves on rice, or Pad Krapao, was the meal of choice for the four Mu Pa Academy football players after they were rescued from Tham Luang Cave on Sunday, rescue mission chief Narongsa...

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People Sickened From Parasite Outbreak Linked to Del Monte Vegetables

People Sickened From Parasite Outbreak Linked to Del Monte Vegetables

The Del Monte vegetable trays - packaged with broccoli, cauliflower, carrots and dill dip - were recalled in June from Kwik Trip, Kwik Star, Demond's, Sentry, Potash, Meehan's, Country Market, FoodM...

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The Trump Presidency: Trump is due to announce pick for Supreme Court

The Trump Presidency: Trump is due to announce pick for Supreme Court

He was said to be the leading contender in the days after Justice Anthony M. Kennedy announced his retirement. Trump planned to announce his pick tonight. Departing his New Jersey golf club on Sunda...

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Candidate Aids vaccine passes milestone after tests on monkeys

Candidate Aids vaccine passes milestone after tests on monkeys

In a similarly designed study, Barouch and colleagues tested the same vaccine for its ability to protect rhesus monkeys challenged with an HIV-like virus from infection . They got four vaccinati...

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West Nile Virus Reported In Over 20 States In 2018

West Nile Virus Reported In Over 20 States In 2018

Consider wearing long-sleeved shirts, long trousers and socks when outdoors, particularly when mosquitoes are most active at dawn and dusk , or in areas known for having large numbers of mosquito...

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Native Dogs of the Americas Were Wiped Out by European Colonization

Native Dogs of the Americas Were Wiped Out by European Colonization

A second new study uses a battery of DNA analyses of both modern and ancient canines to search for clues. This defies the popular notion that American dogs had evolved from North American wolves. Th...

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4-year-old girl warms hearts with her first steps

4-year-old girl warms hearts with her first steps

I can do it", Maya responded. Her fifth birthday is just two months away, and her family thinks that by then, mighty miss Maya will be hard to keep up with. In May, she and her family traveled to St. ...

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Trump administration halts billions in insurance payments under Obamacare

Trump administration halts billions in insurance payments under Obamacare

The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, a federation of 36 Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies nationwide, also expressed disapproval at the move, saying it could create "turmoil" in the market. The ...

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Johns Hopkins cancer research buildings evacuated after possible TB contamination

Johns Hopkins cancer research buildings evacuated after possible TB contamination

The hospital staffs said that a tiny quantity of the germ accidentally released into its facilities during transportation. The Wall Street Journal said that both buildings reopened just after 4 ...

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Better HPV test preventing cervical cancer than Pap smear

Better HPV test preventing cervical cancer than Pap smear

In a emailed statement to CBC News , Dr. Jennifer Blake, chief executive of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, said: "Our HPV guideline is still in development, however we a...

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'Drunk' seagulls have been confusing the RSPCA in Somerset

The sight of gulls appearing intoxicated during high summer has become associated with so-called Flying Ant Days, when the birds feast on the huge blooms of insects as they take flight to mate. The ch...

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Diet rich in nuts may boost sperm count, motility

As shown by research, the man who ate about two handfuls of a mixture of almonds, walnuts and hazelnuts every day for two weeks had more active sperm in the ejaculate. Nuts are part of the Mediterrane...

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Health experts: Oklahoma County resident tests positive for West Nile Virus

During the summer months, the state Department of Public Health collects routine samples of mosquitoes to monitor for West Nile and Eastern Equine Encephalitis . "However, people should still take si...

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Defending champ Joey Chestnut sets record with 74 hot dogs

Defending champ Joey Chestnut sets record with 74 hot dogs

Joey Chestnut is going have to make room on his mantle after winning his 11th title at the Nathan's Famous hot dog eating contest Wednesday afternoon in Coney Island. This is Chestnut's 11th overal...

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An artificial ovary for fertility preservation without the risk of reintroducing malignancy

An artificial ovary for fertility preservation without the risk of reintroducing malignancy

An alternative involves removing ovarian tissue before treatment, freezing it, and returning it to the body after. In this new research, scientists in Denmark removed ovarian follicles and ovarian...

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Working Long Hours Can Raise the Risk of This Disease

Working Long Hours Can Raise the Risk of This Disease

In the current study , national health survey data was used to monitor the health of 7,065 men and women (aged 35 to 74 years) over the course of 12 years (between 2003 and 2015). The fact that long ...

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McAllen's 90th Independence Day Celebration 7/2/18

McAllen's 90th Independence Day Celebration 7/2/18

People watch the Macy's 4th of July fireworks show from across the river in Queens, New York, on July 4 , 2017. A fireworks display begins at 11 p.m. 24 may be used and discharged until 1 a.m. on Dec...

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Woman's toenails fall off after fish pedicure, researchers say

Woman's toenails fall off after fish pedicure, researchers say

Fish pedicures involve putting your feet in a tub of water filled with tiny fish called Garra rufa , which eat dead human skin. The fish's voracious feasting is said to help treat conditions suc...

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The Dirt on Missourians Hand Washing

The Dirt on Missourians Hand Washing

The study found that only 3 percent of participants followed all the necessary steps to properly wash their hands, and almost 50 percent of the time, participants spread germs. What is shocking abou...

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Fresh grounds for coffee: Study shows it may boost longevity

Fresh grounds for coffee: Study shows it may boost longevity

But for now, it's right there in black and white: "This study provides further evidence that coffee drinking can be part of a healthy diet and offers reassurance to coffee drinkers", the journal repor...

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Heat holds, as storm chances slowly creep up in the coming days!

Heat holds, as storm chances slowly creep up in the coming days!

Today, however, that will likely not be the case as we mark the third day in a row over 90 degrees, making it officially a heat wave . It looks like most of us will be around the upper 80s today & ...

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Livin’ la vida mocha: Coffee has life lengthening properties, study suggests

A new study adds to growing evidence that drinking coffee may help you live longer. Of course with so many coffee drinkers across the world, such research tends to make headlines in popular medi...

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Benefit cuts announced following Medicaid ruling

Benefit cuts announced following Medicaid ruling

Bevin's administration squarely blamed the judge for the cuts, saying his ruling removed a "legal mechanism" to pay for dental and vision coverage for about 460,000 Medicaid beneficiaries and left off...

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Shark drags woman underwater after she fed it

Shark drags woman underwater after she fed it

To make matters worse, the bay in which she was cruising on a friend's superyacht was also crocodile-infested. She could be heard screaming as she was thrown into the water. The woman does not blame...

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U.S. tech stocks rise; Amazon deal shakes health care firms

U.S. tech stocks rise; Amazon deal shakes health care firms

Walmart was in talks to acquire PillPack earlier this year for less than $1 billion, CNBC reports , and the company was last valued at $360 million. According to Reuters, the share prices o...

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Scientists have found an unexpected cause of diabetes

Scientists have found an unexpected cause of diabetes

While the risk of pollution-induced diabetes is a threat around the world, the researchers found that it is higher in lower-income countries such as India , Afghanistan, Papua New Guinea, and Guyan...

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FDA: Contaminated water may be cause of romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

FDA: Contaminated water may be cause of romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

These individuals ate whole-head romaine lettuce from the Yuma growing region. This was the country's biggest E. coli food poisoning outbreak in over 10 years. Of those, 27 developed hemolytic ure...

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West Nile Discovered In Tulsa County Mosquitoes Leads To Warnings

West Nile Discovered In Tulsa County Mosquitoes Leads To Warnings

Illness from West Nile virus is usually mild and includes fever, head and body aches, and possibly a rash. Bower said he did not know of any humans infected with the virus this year in the five-co...

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Alabama woman has 50-pound cyst removed from her ovary

Alabama woman has 50-pound cyst removed from her ovary

Medical professionals told her the solution to the problems she was experiencing was weight loss. She had also been packing on pounds, gaining weight that seemed impossible to lose. In February, a 2...

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Studys Shows Most People Don't Know How To Wash Their Hands

That's the amount of time recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which says that washing for shorter periods means fewer germs are removed. The CDC recommends simple steps th...

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