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Cloud VA to Officer Flu Vaccine Clinics to Eligible Veterans

Cloud VA to Officer Flu Vaccine Clinics to Eligible Veterans

While these were the most severe cases, getting a flu vaccination reduces the risk of getting the flu by up to 60% and helps prevent the spread of the virus. 'This has meant the phasing of 40% of th...

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CDC Warns Hunters to Watch Out for Tuberculosis in Deers

CDC Warns Hunters to Watch Out for Tuberculosis in Deers

Shane Hesting, Wildlife Disease Coordinator with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism, told KMBZ that there have not been reports of tuberculosis in deer in Kansas or Missouri, but o...

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City goes pink for breast cancer awareness

City goes pink for breast cancer awareness

Komen in its tireless efforts to save lives and end breast cancer forever", said Kyleigh Haro. "From research to education, prevention to diagnosis and treatment to recovery, we provide support to ev...

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First vaping related death reported in Nebraska

First vaping related death reported in Nebraska

Of the 23 Iowa cases, ages range from 17 to 60 and 18 have reported the use of THC. The remaining 20 percent are between the ages of 20 and 39. To date, 83 suspected vaping-related pulmonary cases h...

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Allegan County sees first case of EEE

Spraying will start at 8 p.m. on Sunday. The state says aerial spraying will be done in other parts of Kalamazoo County, as well as Van Buren, St. Joseph, Cass and Berrien Counties, weather permitti...

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55% of Americans support impeachment inquiry into Trump

Trump was swiftly and widely condemned by pundits and journalists for calling to arrest Schiff, with some accusing him of upping his violent rhetoric as a treason conviction can result in the death pe...

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Women are dying unnecessarily from heart attacks, leading health charity says

Women are dying unnecessarily from heart attacks, leading health charity says

She said: "Heart attacks have never been more treatable". Coronary heart disease, including heart attacks and angina, kills around seven women every day in Scotland. Dr Sonya Babu-Narayan, consultan...

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Seven die of vaping-related illness

Seven die of vaping-related illness

As per CDC reports a large majority of parents have confirmed use of e-cigarette products in the past with tetrahydrocannabinol ( THC ), which is a psychoactive substance in cannabis. Last Thursday, t...

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Research grants top $74 million on World Heart Day

Research grants top $74 million on World Heart Day

The World Heart Federation reports that cardiovascular disease is the world's leading cause of death , claiming 17.9 million lives each year. Tobacco use and exposure to secondhand smoke kill 6 m...

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Trump to supporters: 'Our country is at stake like never before'

Trump to supporters: 'Our country is at stake like never before'

Following the decision was the release of an anonymous whistleblower complaint against the president over his repeated attempts to enlist Ukrainian officials to investigate former Vice President J...

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Deer can pass tuberculosis on to humans, CDC Warns

Deer can pass tuberculosis on to humans, CDC Warns

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services was alerted about the man's health problems in 2017. In his case, he likely inhaled infectious pathogens of bovine tuberculosis, a mycobacterium ...

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Giuliani would need Trump OK to assist in impeachment probe

Giuliani would need Trump OK to assist in impeachment probe

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) departs the Capitol en route to a speaking event in Washington on September 24, 2019. In offering Ukraine's president the help of Attorney General Wi...

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Man's loyalty to dog defies rare illness

Man's loyalty to dog defies rare illness

When Greg Manteufel is frustrated or feeling down, she sits by him. At night, she sleeps under his covers. At dinner, she's there next to him, shimmering he'll throw something her plan. "It was once a...

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Washington state orders emergency ban on flavored vapes

Washington state orders emergency ban on flavored vapes

Earlier this week, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker declared a public health emergency and instituted a four-month ban on the sale of all vaping products in that state. D'Sylva, who runs Fatboy Vapo...

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A historic blizzard is forecast to strike the northern Rockies this weekend

A historic blizzard is forecast to strike the northern Rockies this weekend

The brunt of the storm is expected to hit Montana's Rocky Mountain Front and Glacier National Park, where a total of between 1 and 4 feet (.3 to 1.2 meters) of snow is forecast to fall through S...

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Teacher 'Reassigned' After Calling Trump 'Idiot'

Teacher 'Reassigned' After Calling Trump 'Idiot'

Going to raise some hell", he wrote earlier this week. Indoctrination will not continue . "(See word "idiot" at the end of our presidents multiple choice answer)", he added. An anonymous parent dem...

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Link between assisted reproduction and risk for prostate cancer

Link between assisted reproduction and risk for prostate cancer

Prostate most cancers and male infertility are quite common - affecting about ten and eight % of all males, respectively. The men involved in this study were younger on average, and therefore already ...

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India's Strides Pharma halts United States sales of heartburn drug Ranitidine

India's Strides Pharma halts United States sales of heartburn drug Ranitidine

Almost two weeks after a probable carcinogen was detected at low levels in heartburn medications, the over-the-counter drugs are being recalled. California Representative Anna Eshoo, the Democrati...

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Two states report vaping deaths, cases climb to 530 across US

Two states report vaping deaths, cases climb to 530 across US

Health officials said 66% of patients reported using Dank Vape cartridges, which a CDC report called "the most prominent in a class of largely counterfeit brands". "The identification of the cau...

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Stem cells lost in freezer failure at Children’s Hospital LA

Stem cells lost in freezer failure at Children’s Hospital LA

Children's Hospital Los Angeles apologized for "any distress or confusion that this has caused our patients and their families". The freezer has been replaced, the sensor monitoring and alert system...

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Diet study says we’re still eating way too many bad carbs

Diet study says we’re still eating way too many bad carbs

Co-senior author Fang Fang Zhang, a nutrition epidemiologist at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University, says that although there were some encouraging signs that Ame...

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Warren catches Biden in national opinion poll

Warren catches Biden in national opinion poll

When those three candidates are placed against President Donald Trump in a hypothetical general election in the Emerson poll , all of them wind up statistically tied within the survey's 3 percent m...

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Milk? Sugar? Microplastics? Some tea bags found to shed billions of particles

They're in our oceans , soil , air, snow - and even in your cup of tea. These tiny microplastics - at levels higher than other foods and drinks - are then consumed. "We think that it is a lot wh...

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Bills’ Dion Dawkins Confident In Josh Allen Ahead Of Matchup With Patriots

Bills’ Dion Dawkins Confident In Josh Allen Ahead Of Matchup With Patriots

To Dawkins's point, the Bills enter Sunday with a 3-0 mark, and Buffalo and New England represent two of the three remaining unbeaten teams in the AFC. You guys have seen Josh [Allen], our coaches, re...

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MA reports 11th human Eastern Equine Encephalitis case, 4th death

MA reports 11th human Eastern Equine Encephalitis case, 4th death

He fell ill on September 9, although it's not clear when he died. A woman in her 70s from Hampden County is infected with the virus, according to state health officials. "Although mosquito populatio...

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Employer-sponsored health insurance becoming less affordable, study says

Employer-sponsored health insurance becoming less affordable, study says

Annual premiums rose 5% to hit $20,576 for an employer-provided family plan in 2019, according to the yearly poll of employers by the nonprofit Kaiser Family Foundation, The Wall Street Journal rep...

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Plastic teabags releasing microscopic particles into your drink

Plastic teabags releasing microscopic particles into your drink

Tea drinkers could be getting more than they bargained for in their brew, as a new study has found that a single plastic tea bag can shed billions of particles of microplastics. The particles are co...

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Flu season is here, health officials urge vaccines

Flu season is here, health officials urge vaccines

Still, an early survey from the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases indicates only about half of adults plan to get vaccinated. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Thursday de...

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Health department confirms first case of vaping-associated lung injury in Oklahoma

Health department confirms first case of vaping-associated lung injury in Oklahoma

Officials didn't release any information except to say that the individual was under the age of 30. "Any death related to vaping is one too many, and this is entirely preventable", said MSDH State...

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GM reinstates health care benefits for striking UAW members

The letter from GM Vice President Terry Sandefur says the company was concerned about confusion surround its decision to cut off health insurance for striking workers on September 17, two days after t...

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