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Senate panel says it will vote Friday on Kavanaugh nomination

Sometimes showing anger, other times fighting back tears, the conservative jurist launched a bristling attack on the "national disgrace" of his treatment by Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Commit...

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Kavanaugh angrily denies assault allegation after Ford testimony

Kavanaugh angrily denies assault allegation after Ford testimony

Trump said in a tweet . Hatch is again at the centre of the process, supporting Kavanaugh and questioning why Democrats didn't bring forward allegations against him earlier. "The Senate must vote!" ...

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Weight Watchers Rebrands To WW - Now More Focused On Wellness & Overall Health

Weight Watchers Rebrands To WW - Now More Focused On Wellness & Overall Health

However, not all are convinced that "WW" is a victor. But not all are convinced that "WW" is a victor, and that it may instead confuse potential customers tripping over a double-letter tongue-twister....

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WHO extremely concerned about Ebola

WHO extremely concerned about Ebola "perfect storm" in Congo

Peter Salama said at a briefing in Geneva on Tuesday. Peter Salama , WHO's deputy director-general for emergency preparedness and response, told a press conference that the city was in lockdown....

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Syphilis cases in newborn babies reach 20-year high, CDC says

Syphilis cases in newborn babies reach 20-year high, CDC says

Sanchez, who was not involved in the CDC report , explained that untreated syphilis in a pregnant woman not only leads to possible fetal death or "death in the first month of life from overwhelming...

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Vikings Concerned About Everson Griffen Following Hotel Incident

Vikings Concerned About Everson Griffen Following Hotel Incident

When Griffen reported to the team facility for practice Saturday, he was sent home. According to a separate incident report obtained earlier Tuesday by ESPN, authorities from the Minneapolis Pol...

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Former Facebook content moderator sues company for giving her PTSD

Former Facebook content moderator sues company for giving her PTSD

The lawsuit claims that Facebook has drafted work safety standards to protect content moderators from the graphic content they're tasked with removing from the platform, but that it ignores those stan...

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Vikings Concerned with Mental Health of Everson Griffen After Bizarre Weekend Events

Vikings Concerned with Mental Health of Everson Griffen After Bizarre Weekend Events

According to the report, at one point staff members moved to the back of the office while Griffen paced around in the lobby. The Minneapolis Police Department report detailed the incident, with the na...

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PM Modi to launch ‘Ayushman Bharat’ scheme from Jharkhand today

PM Modi to launch ‘Ayushman Bharat’ scheme from Jharkhand today

The prime minister also congratulated the team of experts that was instrumental in implementing the scheme. "If you add the population of these three countries - United States, Canada and Mexico - the...

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On Ecstasy, Octopuses Reached Out for a Hug

On Ecstasy, Octopuses Reached Out for a Hug

That is how they had octopuses on ecstasy, all in the name of science, of course. The sea invertebrates made alluring test subjects because of their recorded antisocial behavior, but also because of...

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Alzheimer's cases expected to soar in coming decades

Alzheimer's cases expected to soar in coming decades

The number of Americans 65 and older with the disease is projected to grow from 5 million in 2014 to 13.9 million by 2060. It shows "that as the USA population increases, the number of people affect...

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Researchers Gave Octopuses Ecstasy, and Here's What Happened Next

Researchers Gave Octopuses Ecstasy, and Here's What Happened Next

Eight octopuses were placed in a bath containing MDMA (ecstasy) for 10 minutes and were later shifted to a chamber having plastic action figures for interaction purposes or other cages having more o...

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Two mental-health patients in sheriff’s van drown in S.C. floodwaters

Two mental-health patients in sheriff’s van drown in S.C. floodwaters

Rescue crews needed about 45 minutes to find the van, which was underwater at that point, and plucked the Horry County deputies from the roof, the sheriff said. President Donald Trump on Wednesday vis...

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Maryland culpable in death of Jordan McNair

Maryland culpable in death of Jordan McNair

It concludes that the training staff failed to rapidly diagnose and treat McNair, adding that if trainers had recognized the severity of the the teenager's illness "there might have been the opportuni...

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State Wants All Horses Vaccinated For West Nile Virus

State Wants All Horses Vaccinated For West Nile Virus

As a precautionary measure, the Sugar Land will increase mosquito spraying to twice per week citywide and will continue working closely with the Texas Department of State Health Services to trap and t...

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FDA: Some flea and tick medications can increase seizure risk in pets

FDA: Some flea and tick medications can increase seizure risk in pets

These products are approved for the treatment and prevention of flea infestations, and the treatment and control of tick infestations. Pet owners should contact a vet if their dog or cat has an ...

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Health Department offering stronger flu shots

Health Department offering stronger flu shots

Reed said children younger than 8 years of age who have never had the flu vaccine will need two doses - at least four weeks apart - to gain protection. "All recombinant vaccine will be quadrivalent". ...

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Ecstasy Makes Octopuses More Social And Touchy

The eight-legged invertebrates are separated from humans by more than 500 million years of evolution. But after the genome of the California two-spot octopus ( Octopus bimaculoides ) was sequenced an...

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‘Healthy’ children’s yogurts are actually high in sugar, study finds

‘Healthy’ children’s yogurts are actually high in sugar, study finds

Organic yogurts contained an average of 13.1 grams of sugar per 100 grams, which is roughly equivalent to three sugar cubes, while children's yogurts averaged 10.8 grams. "In the United Kingdom, o...

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Study to examine possible effects of cannabis compound for common movement disorder

Study to examine possible effects of cannabis compound for common movement disorder

While GW Pharmaceuticals developed that drug in-house before bringing it to the USA for testing, Tilray , which recently became the first marijuana company to complete an initial public stock offeri...

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No benefit from aspirin for healthy older people

No benefit from aspirin for healthy older people

It is used for a variety of ailments ranging from one-off pain relief from a headache to the prevention of blood clots in those at risk of heart attack and stroke. At study enrollment, ASPREE partic...

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Psychologists: There are four types of human personalities

Psychologists: There are four types of human personalities

In short, specialists explain that it is hard to come up with inflexible personality types since we will all fall somewhere along a spectrum and tick more than one box. "These are people you don't w...

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Cigna-Specific Scripts deal gets USA antitrust approval

Cigna-Specific Scripts deal gets USA antitrust approval

Insurers, pharmacy-benefits managers and others in the health care supply chain have been making deals to streamline expenses and gain scale in an industry threatened by rising costs for medical servi...

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Mosquito tests positive for West Nile in Grayson County

Mosquito tests positive for West Nile in Grayson County

The health unit advised residents to stay protected as certain types of mosquitoes spread the West Nile Virus and getting bitten results in severe infections. Last year, there were 68 cases of West Ni...

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2 dead after van is swept away in S. Carolina

2 dead after van is swept away in S. Carolina

Horry County Deputy Tom Fox told WPDE-TV that the victims were mental health patients being transported from one facility to another. Officials say the van was traveling near the Little Pee Dee Rive...

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Household cleaners may alter kids' gut flora, contribute to being overweight

Household cleaners may alter kids' gut flora, contribute to being overweight

The new report uses data from the Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development study , which began in 2009 with researchers actively following participants as they grow and develop, from mid-...

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1 in 11 Teens Have Vaped Marijuana, New Study Shows

The researchers acknowledge in JAMA Pediatrics that the study wasn't a controlled experiment created to prove whether or how vaping on its own or using cannabis in e-cigarettes might directly cause ...

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Intake Of Low Dose Of Aspirin Results In Risks Exceeding Benefits

Intake Of Low Dose Of Aspirin Results In Risks Exceeding Benefits

Doctor Leslie Ford, associate director for clinical research, at the National Cancer Institute in the U.S., said: 'The increase in cancer deaths in study participants in the aspirin group was surpri...

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Apple Watch likely to become medical device

Apple Watch likely to become medical device

Now it seems that Apple has taken the matter seriously and may bring the all-new watch Series 4 will lot if improvements as well as with a large screen than the predecessors. Eric Topol, a cardiolog...

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Household cleaning products may be making children fat, study suggests

Anita Kozyrskyj, professor of pediatrics at the University of Alberta. Lachnospiraceae is one of many non-pathogenic bacteria that naturally inhabit the human gut. coli)". "We each possess a uni...

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