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Jimi Hendrix isn't responsible for all the parakeets in Britain after all

Jimi Hendrix isn't responsible for all the parakeets in Britain after all

As well as the rumour from the Bogart and Hepburn classic, in 1951, another suggests that a flock kept at Syon Park escaped when a plane crashed through the aviary roof, in the 1970s. Dr Steven Le Com...

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Trastuzumab Deruxtecan Is a Potential Treatment Option for HER2+ Breast Cancer

Trastuzumab Deruxtecan Is a Potential Treatment Option for HER2+ Breast Cancer

Trastuzumab deruxtecan is under priority review in the U.S. for the treatment of patients with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer , while a regulatory submission has also been made to Japan's Min...

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American Samoa tightens entry as measles fears grow

American Samoa tightens entry as measles fears grow

In New York, the United Nations undersecretary general for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief coordinator, Mark Lowcock, announced the aid had been released. There are now 169 people hospitalis...

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Sleeping Over 9 Hours Can Increase Risk Of Stroke

Sleeping Over 9 Hours Can Increase Risk Of Stroke

People who sleep nine or more hours per night are 23 per cent more likely to later have a stroke than people who sleep seven to less than eight hours per night, warns a new study . It may have been t...

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Judiciary Committee Debates Trump Impeachment Ahead of Vote

Judiciary Committee Debates Trump Impeachment Ahead of Vote

The House Judiciary Committee met Thursday to debate the two articles of impeachment against Trump , which the committee is set to vote on. Democrats stepped back from including in the impeachment ...

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Facebook pressed to drop ads claiming PrEP is unsafe

Facebook pressed to drop ads claiming PrEP is unsafe

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, which oversees HIV prevention efforts, told a congressional briefing last week that serious side effects of Pr...

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SABCS: Addition of Tucatinib Ups Survival in HER2+ Metastatic Breast Cancer

The incidence of brain metastases has also increased in recent years, now seen in up to half of patients. Trastuzumab Deruxtecan in Previously Treated HER2-Positive Breast Cancer . "These results are...

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Portis among 10 ex-NFLers charged with defrauding health care program

Portis among 10 ex-NFLers charged with defrauding health care program

Along with the charges that were announced, the Department of Justice said it will seek charges against two others, including former New Orleans Saints wide receiver Joe Horn . The players allegedl...

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Judiciary Committee Moves Toward Trump Impeachment Vote

Judiciary Committee Moves Toward Trump Impeachment Vote

They accuse him of "betraying" the country by abusing power in an effort to pressure Ukraine to probe Mr Biden, a 2020 Democratic presidential contender, and then obstructing Congress' investigation...

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Hospital in China denies links to world’s first gene-edited babies

Hospital in China denies links to world’s first gene-edited babies

If true, it would be a profound leap of science and ethics. Yet many scientists say the experiment was premature and the potential benefits not worth the risk. The Chinese researcher said he pract...

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RSPH responds to research on activity equivalent calorie labelling

RSPH responds to research on activity equivalent calorie labelling

The authors said current labels only have a limited effect on changing eating behaviours because many people don't understand the meaning of calories or fat levels in terms of energy balance. "We know...

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Tufts University breaks ties with family behind OxyContin

Tufts University breaks ties with family behind OxyContin

Citing an independent review of the family's relationship with the university that was commissioned by Tufts-which cleared the university of any wrongdoing when it previously accepted monies from th...

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2020 polls in California and Texas

2020 polls in California and Texas

It's Biden 21%, Sanders 20% and Warren 17%. The story is completely different in Texas , the third largest delegate prize in the primary. Biden leads with 23 percent while Sanders follows with 22...

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Maricopa County Infant Dies Amid 'Early And Heavy' Flu Season

Maricopa County Infant Dies Amid 'Early And Heavy' Flu Season

Friday's report from the Department of Public Health showed that flu activity was elevated everywhere in California except five counties: Imperial, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and San Diego....

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Merck to buy ArQule in $2.7bn cash deal

Merck to buy ArQule in $2.7bn cash deal

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website . The fund owned 133,380 shares of the biotechnology company's stock...

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Avian influenza strain detected at the Suffolk chicken farm

Avian influenza strain detected at the Suffolk chicken farm

A 1-km. (0.6 miles) restriction zone around the farm is also in place. The measures include restrictions on the movement of poultry , carcasses, eggs, used poultry litter and manure. All birds, t...

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Merck inks $2.7B acquisition deal with ArQule

Finally, Wolfe Research initiated coverage on ArQule in a research note on Tuesday, November 5th. They issued an "overweight" rating and a $16.00 target price for the company. The transaction was di...

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Public unaware of 'huge' progress in cancer treatment and survival

Factual 28 per cent of folks relate in regards to the illness would be controlled in the lengthy-time frame, in accordance to an ICR-commissioned YouGov ballotof contributors of the final public and c...

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Even one drink a day may increase cancer risk

Even one drink a day may increase cancer risk

In the study published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the overall cancer risk appeared to be the lowest at zero alcohol consumption. As alcohol consump...

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Flu now widespread in Pennsylvania, causing 5 deaths

Flu now widespread in Pennsylvania, causing 5 deaths

Nebraska is one of 12 states now with increased levels of flu-like illness. "Flu season has started, but it's not too late to get vaccinated". The DCHD says two outbreaks in long-term care have been...

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Samoa measles epidemic death toll reaches 70

Samoa measles epidemic death toll reaches 70

Epidemiologist Dr Aifili John Tufa announced the outbreak during a live broadcast fundraiser to help neighbouring Samoa's fight against the disease. Infants are the most vulnerable to measles, which...

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SCOTUS Declines to Consider Challenge of Controversial Kentucky Abortion Law

SCOTUS Declines to Consider Challenge of Controversial Kentucky Abortion Law

In a lengthy list of court orders put out Monday morning, the Supreme Court declined to take up the case of EMW Women's Surgical Center v. Meier - a challenge to a Kentucky law that requires wom...

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Polio returns to haunt Malaysia after almost 30 years

Polio returns to haunt Malaysia after almost 30 years

Mr Hisham said the toddler was diagnosed with circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 1 (cVDPV 1) on Friday and is now undergoing treatment in an isolation ward. During January 2018-June 2019, cVD...

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A new model of health care for the Orillia area

A new model of health care for the Orillia area

He later told this newspaper that, while the health team would be anchored in primary care, the importance of home and community care - such as hospice palliative care, the Alzheimer Society of Muskok...

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Rise in phone-related injuries linked to iphone, Pokemon Go

Rise in phone-related injuries linked to iphone, Pokemon Go

From 2009 to 2017, rates of cell phone-related injuries climbed from approximately 7 per million person-years to upwards of 25 per million, reported Boris Paskhover, MD, of Rutgers New Jersey Medica...

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Message from UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore on World AIDS Day

Message from UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore on World AIDS Day

Each year World AIDS day has a theme. Watch this video for their stories. World AIDS Day 2018 will be commemorated on Saturday December first under the global theme "Know your status". AIDS ...

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US flu season arrives early, driven by an unexpected virus

US flu season arrives early, driven by an unexpected virus

I urge you to read the information and stories at GetMyShot.org and get a flu shot this season. "Flu activity is starting earlier than usual in California this season", Dr. Vaccination can moderat...

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Sanders Takes Lead in Calif.; Warren Falls — LA Times Poll

Sanders Takes Lead in Calif.; Warren Falls — LA Times Poll

He's up from 19% in a September survey . Warren is now in second place with the support of 22% of voters; in September, she was at 29%. Kamala D. Harris of California at 8%, and Mr. Only eight perc...

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New details emerge on drug that may slow Alzheimer’s disease

New details emerge on drug that may slow Alzheimer’s disease

If the drug succeeds in the late-stage study, she said the value of stock, whose price-to-earnings ratio for the next 12 months has been trailing in the negative, could more than double. Aducanumab ai...

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Cellphone-linked face injuries on rise, especially among youngsters

Paskhover pulled information from somewhere in the range of 1998 and 2017 on cellphone-related wounds to the head and neck from the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS ) database, ...

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