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Why Everyone Is Talking About That Bizarre 2017 Clip of Joe Biden

Why Everyone Is Talking About That Bizarre 2017 Clip of Joe Biden

On his prospects in Iowa and beyond, Biden said that if he won the first caucus state, it would be "awful hard to stop me from winning the nomination". Biden is now in a three-way tie for second pla...

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Samoa's measles epidemic: Death toll rises to 55

Samoa's measles epidemic: Death toll rises to 55

Samoa's Ministry of Health confirmed on Tuesday two more deaths in the island nation's measles epidemic, bringing the toll to 55 since the measles outbreak started in Mid-October. The Southern Pacific...

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Death toll passes 50 from Samoan measles epidemic

Death toll passes 50 from Samoan measles epidemic

The government declared a state of emergency on November 15. "There were 198 recorded [measles cases] in the last 24 hours", a statement from the ministry said. Ms Ardern said the natural curve of...

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Alberta’s nurses union says province is aiming to cut 500 full-time positions

Alberta’s nurses union says province is aiming to cut 500 full-time positions

In a statement released Friday, the union says 750 RN and RPNs will be laid off over the next three years, but as President of the UNA Heather Smith says, it will likely be quicker than that. Almost...

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BBC allows Boris Johnson interview on Andrew Marr Show

BBC allows Boris Johnson interview on Andrew Marr Show

Labour candidates have accused the BBC of "abject surrender" in allowing the Prime Minister to be interviewed by Marr without agreeing to an interview with Neil. The prime minister also refused to ...

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Prostate cancer test carried out at home avoids physical check

Prostate cancer test carried out at home avoids physical check

It is used for men suspected of having cancer and can work out which men have aggressive or intermediate levels of the disease, as well as ruling out those who do not have prostate cancer. "Being able...

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People with HIV and AIDS are like one of us: Prosenjit

People with HIV and AIDS are like one of us: Prosenjit

A total of 221 new HIV cases have been reported in the state from January to October this year while there are 17 HIV cases that have reached the stage of AIDS during the same period. "The survey reve...

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China reports fourth case of bubonic plague this month

China reports fourth case of bubonic plague this month

All those who were in close contact with them were released from quarantine on November 21. The Ulanqab government in central Inner Mongolia said on Wednesday that a herder who had been diagnosed w...

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New mental health phone line launched to help people access support nationwide

New mental health phone line launched to help people access support nationwide

If you or someone you care about is struggling, you can talk to mental health professionals 24/7 via the Beyond Blue Support Service on 1300 22 4636, via web chat from 3pm to midnight (AEST) every nig...

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Quarter of young people 'seriously dependant' on their smartphone

Quarter of young people 'seriously dependant' on their smartphone

PSU was defined as any behaviour linked to smartphones that has the features of an addiction, such as feeling panicky or upset when the phone is unavailable, finding it hard to control the amount of t...

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The World's First HIV Positive Sperm Bank Launches

The World's First HIV Positive Sperm Bank Launches

The online sperm bank said it will be made clear to people looking for a donor that they have HIV but are on effective treatment and so can not pass the virus on. One of the three donors, Damien Rule-...

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Michael Bloomberg swipes top staffer from Kamala Harris' presidential campaign

Mehlenbacher worked as an operations specialist for Harris's campaign. His campaign spokespeople said Wednesday that Kelly Mehlenbacher has joined as deputy chief operating officer. Bloomberg, the b...

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Ebola workers killed in DR Congo

Ebola workers killed in DR Congo

Although case numbers are dropping, the UN's efforts to trace the contacts of those who were infected as well as vaccinate people have slowed due to the violence. For More of This and Other Stories,...

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Measles epidemic: Samoa's death toll rises to 42

Measles epidemic: Samoa's death toll rises to 42

World Health Organization said another five people had died Wednesday, bringing the total number of deaths to 37. Measles is caused by a virus and can lead to serious complications including pneumon...

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FDA Approves Voxelotor for Sickle Cell Disease

The early FDA approval for Oxbryta of Global Blood Therapeutics comes just ten days after the approval of Novartis Adakveo. Oxbryta is the first approved treatment that directly inhibits sickle ...

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Health officials: It's not too late. Get the flu vaccine

Health officials: It's not too late. Get the flu vaccine

The Ministry of Health said children and people with chronic medical conditions should be among those getting the vaccine. "It can take up to two weeks after being vaccinated to develop protection aga...

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More clues point to chemical compound in vaping illnesses

More clues point to chemical compound in vaping illnesses

Virgin Islands). Earlier this month, health officials called vitamin E acetate a "very strong culprit of concern" in the vaping outbreak, after they found it in lung samples taken from patients wi...

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World's first HIV-positive 'sperm bank' is launched to 'break the stigma'

World's first HIV-positive 'sperm bank' is launched to 'break the stigma'

He said there remains a lack of education among the New Zealand public regarding what an undetectable status entails, and that he had experienced stigmatization about living with HIV in both his per...

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Amazon is bringing Alexa to low-spec IOT devices

Amazon is bringing Alexa to low-spec IOT devices

The speaking styles "tailor Alexa's voice to the respective content being delivered by changing aspects of speech such as intonation, which words are emphasized, and the timing of pauses". Amazon c...

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Buttigieg surges into second as Bloomberg hits the trail

Buttigieg surges into second as Bloomberg hits the trail

Buttigieg attacked Warren's plan by saying it would not unify Americans. Following that trend, a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS released Wednesday showed Biden in the lead with 28% followed by S...

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Latest Pharmacy News: Novartis to buy The Medicines Company for £7.5 billion

Drugmakers are targeting conditions and technologies that can set them apart from rivals, leaving more room for sales growth and allowing them to charge higher prices in an increasingly cost-conscious...

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Man dies from rare skin-rotting disease after being licked by dog

Man dies from rare skin-rotting disease after being licked by dog

Eventually, blood tests showed the presence of the bacteria Capnocytophaga canimorsus , which is found in the saliva of cats and dogs. However, the patient can have flu-like symptoms or in extreme ca...

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Air Pollution Can Trigger Glaucoma

Air Pollution Can Trigger Glaucoma

The disease, caused by the death of retina cells at the back of the eye, affects 60million people around the world, a 10th of whom have gone completely blind, the Daily Mail reported. To understand ho...

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Public board teachers go work-to-rule

Public board teachers go work-to-rule

During the strike action, the union says its members will continue to support learning needs of students, maintain contact with parents and show solidarity by participating in collective actions. 3. ...

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U.S. researchers report first recording of blue whale's heart rate

U.S. researchers report first recording of blue whale's heart rate

In a hard breakthrough, researchers at UC San Diego and Stanford have, for the first time, recorded the heart rate of a blue whale as it swam in the wild off California. At the bottom of a foraging ...

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Man dies after being licked by dog, contracting infection

His family and the doctors chose to cease treatment and the man succumbed to his infection 16 days after treatment began. He was later found to be infected with capnocytophaga canimorsus , a bacter...

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Death toll in Samoa's measles outbreak rises to 32

Samoa's Ministry of Health announced that the total number of reported measles cases had now hit 2,437, with 243 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours. The median age of those who have died is 13 mo...

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Cancer survivors 'have higher heart risk'

They found that from the millions of patients studied, 38 percent had died from cancer and 11 percent from cardiovascular diseases, with a majority from heart disease. Across the globe, 17.7 million d...

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Get the flu jab before winter hits, health officials urge

Get the flu jab before winter hits, health officials urge

This year's flu season has gotten off to an early start, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and college students are at an increased risk of falling ill. ...

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Sterilization Breakdown Potentially Exposes Nearly 1200 Patients To Infectious Diseases

Sterilization Breakdown Potentially Exposes Nearly 1200 Patients To Infectious Diseases

Even though we believe the risk to be extremely low, out of an abundance of caution, we are offering patients free testing for these viruses. A these days discovered sterilization downside will hav...

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