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First vaping-related death reported in NY

First vaping-related death reported in NY

According to the state health department, the boy was previously hospitalized in early September with a vaping-associated respiratory illness. He was re-admitted later that month and then died October...

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Johnson & Johnson must pay $8bn over drug side effect - jury

Johnson & Johnson must pay $8bn over drug side effect - jury

A Philadelphia jury has ordered it to pay $8 billion in punitive damages in a case unrelated to lawsuits over its signature baby powder . Murray, like other male plaintiffs in the mass tort litigat...

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More than words, action is needed for Mental Illness Awareness Week

More than words, action is needed for Mental Illness Awareness Week

Untreated, mental illness can contribute to higher medical expenses, poorer performance at school and work, fewer employment opportunities and increased risk of suicide. This week is Mental Illness Aw...

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STDs Continue To Increase In America To A Record High

STDs Continue To Increase In America To A Record High

Alaska ranked highest per capita among states for chlamydia - something it has done since tracking began in 1996 - and second for gonorrhea . About 35,000 cases of the most contagious forms of the ...

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Zantac - MHRA drug alert issued as GlaxoSmithKline recalls all unexpired stock

Zantac - MHRA drug alert issued as GlaxoSmithKline recalls all unexpired stock

Around 6 million prescriptions for ranitidine had been issued in England final twelve months, essentially based completely on NHS Digital. The four products affected are Zantac 150mg/10ml Syrup, Z...

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Three STDs reach record high in US

The increase was 153%. The CDC writes that "urgent action from all types of stakeholders is needed to help control the increases in STDs", and says that it is working to develop a federal action pla...

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Dog ownership linked to longevity in stroke and heart attack survivors

Dog ownership linked to longevity in stroke and heart attack survivors

The study participants were between the ages of 40 and 85 and had suffered heart attacks or strokes between 2001 and 2012. Compared to people who did not own a dog , researchers found that dog own...

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Sanders' daughter-in-law dies at 46 after cancer diagnosis

Sanders' daughter-in-law dies at 46 after cancer diagnosis

Marchand and Arjun Gururaj acknowledging it was a heart attack that had required urgent care. Last Friday, the Sanders campaign said he had suffered a heart attack but that he would be back on t...

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Groundbreaking new platform launched to support mental health

Groundbreaking new platform launched to support mental health

Waiting, wondering, hoping, hurting. We think there's nothing to be done. The platform, which has been endorsed by the Royal College of Global Positioning System, will allow users to take a health q...

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Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded For

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded For "New Understanding Of Universe"

An exoplanet is a planet outside the solar system. "Although we've made great advances, there are still many open questions". By carefully measuring these, we've gotten critical information regardin...

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Trump Campaign Attacks Mayor Over $530K Rally Security Bill: 'Outrageous'

Trump Campaign Attacks Mayor Over $530K Rally Security Bill: 'Outrageous'

Secret Service is exclusively responsible for coordinating security and that withholding the use of the arena would be viewed as a breach of contract and result in court action", the statement said. I...

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NHS opens first specialist children's gaming addiction clinic opens

Both services will treat children and young adults aged 13-25. A spokesman for the Affiliation of UK Interactive Entertainment stated: "Video games are performed healthily by hundreds of thousands o...

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Dog owners have reduced risk of dying from heart problems, says researcher

Dog owners who lived alone were 33 percent less likely to die after leaving hospital compared with those who didn't have a pooch, dropping to 15 percent if the individual had a partner or child at hom...

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Penn. hospital: 3 infants dead after bacterial infection

Penn. hospital: 3 infants dead after bacterial infection

Four babies have recovered from an infection caused by the Pseudomonas bacterium, and one is still being treated with antibiotics, the hospital said. Eight other premature babies staying in the neon...

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London police arrest 21 climate change protesters as mass action starts

London police arrest 21 climate change protesters as mass action starts

In Berlin, around 1,000 people blocked the Grosser Stern, a traffic circle in the middle of the German capital's Tiergarten park dominated by the landmark Victory Column. We are going to be surroundin...

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Extinction Rebellion Protests: Where Are They And What Roads Are They Blocking?

Extinction Rebellion Protests: Where Are They And What Roads Are They Blocking?

Simultaneous protests took place in countries around the world, from New Zealand through Colombia to the Gambia. Activists say they expect the protests to be as much as five times bigger than one...

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Oklahoma Joe: Go get your flu shot now

Oklahoma Joe: Go get your flu shot now

Also this year, authorities will forgo the intranasal spray for the standard needle because the spray lacks one of the components of this season's vaccine. Jernigan, director of the influenza division...

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New Zealand exports measles to the US - Reti

New Zealand exports measles to the US - Reti

The New York outbreak started on october 1, 2018. "This shows how serious the current measles outbreak is". Seven new cases of measles were reported in the United States last week, bringing th...

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Nevada fighting to keep ‘zombie deer’ from entering state

Nevada fighting to keep ‘zombie deer’ from entering state

Wearing proper equipment while field dressing deer carcasses and minimizing time spent handling their brain and spinal tissue, where the disease originates, can also prevent infection. Tyler Turnipsee...

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Zuckerberg to Battle Warren Over Facebook's Future if She Becomes President

Zuckerberg to Battle Warren Over Facebook's Future if She Becomes President

I don't want to have a major lawsuit against our own government", Zuckerberg lamented, adding that he would take matters to court if his company is being threatened. It has also come under fire for ...

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FDA approves Gilead's Descovy for HIV prevention

FDA approves Gilead's Descovy for HIV prevention

The company also said in a statement that the latest data have shown that major metropolitan areas in the USA with HIV PreEP have experienced the greatest decreases in new diagnoses. But this approv...

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Lewis Drug pulls all forms of Zantac from shelves

Walmart has become the latest store to halt sales of the popular heartburn treatment Zantac after health regulators warned about a potentially unsafe contaminant in the drug.

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Fake Nurse Attempts to Hire Hitman for Husband

Fake Nurse Attempts to Hire Hitman for Husband

While awaiting trial on charges related to a weight loss clinic and gym she operated, Lopez had begun conversing with a man she called her "angel", reports the Washington Post . He is the main key wi...

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North Carolina fair takes precautions against Legionnaires' disease

North Carolina fair takes precautions against Legionnaires' disease

But because Legionnaires' is not contagious and the disease's incubation period of 2-10 days has now lapsed since the end of the fair, officials don't expect the number of cases to grow very much be...

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Vaping Illness Effects Are Similar to Mustard Gas Injuries, Report Says

Vaping Illness Effects Are Similar to Mustard Gas Injuries, Report Says

Examiners are planning to determine which of these substances could be causing lung illnesses. And just one day prior, a vaping-related death was reported in both Virginia and New Jersey. The rese...

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New Trump rule for family-based immigration could hit thousands of Indians

New Trump rule for family-based immigration could hit thousands of Indians

Thousands of new Indian visa applicants stand uncertain over this new immigration law in US. The United States has lifted visa requirements for Poles, President Trump announced on Friday, and now ...

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USA vaping-related illnesses surpass 1,000, CDC says

USA vaping-related illnesses surpass 1,000, CDC says

The Trump Administration has made moves to ban all flavored e-cigarettes from the market, but several states have already passed their own bans , including Michigan, New York , Massachusetts, Rhode ...

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Flu vaccine shipment delays not expected to impact Sask. residents

Flu vaccine shipment delays not expected to impact Sask. residents

In Manitoba, government officials notified health-care providers Wednesday that orders are being cut. The race-up to final yr's flu season modified into once beset with stories of GP surgical proc...

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Supreme Court to Hear Louisiana Abortion Regulation Case

Supreme Court to Hear Louisiana Abortion Regulation Case

Randall Marshall executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Alabama said the case is almost identical to a previous U.S. Supreme Court ruling in 2016 out of Texas, Whole Woman's Heal...

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Paralyzed man walks using brain-controlled robotic suit

Paralyzed man walks using brain-controlled robotic suit

The patient, identified only as Thibault, is a 28-year-old man from Lyon who was diagnosed with tetraplegia and lost complete mobility in his arms and legs following a traumatic cervical spinal cord i...

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