• Black Women Provide Support In Breast Cancer Fight
Black Women Provide Support In Breast Cancer Fight

Women are brought by limo to Western Kentucky Diagnostics for the screenings. "It's rare that a person living with metastatic breast cancer would have only one side effect to manage". More women than men get breast cancer . "Besides providing access to such specialized surgery to deserving patients, we see this as an opportunity for us to raise ...

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  • Ninth death reported at pediatric center amid viral outbreak
Ninth death reported at pediatric center amid viral outbreak

Teams will also be sent to the Voorhees Pediatric Facility in the state, and the Children's Specialised Hospital with locations in Toms River and Mountainside. The facility has been told not to admit any new patients until the outbreak ends. The child, already fragile and suffering respiratory illness, was not confirmed to have a common infection...

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  • Mysterious paralyzing illness reported in 22 states — CDC
Mysterious paralyzing illness reported in 22 states — CDC

In most cases, the patient's arms or legs become weak, similar to the results of infection with polio . A seventh case has been "clinically diagnosed", but remains under review by the CDC. Health officials call the condition acute flaccid myelitis . Minnesota just confirmed its seventh case of acute flaccid myelitis-and a possible case is now b...

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  • WAMS makes big donation to fight cancer
WAMS makes big donation to fight cancer

She remembers dates like a history book. The vouchers, she said, can be redeemed at BTC cafe in QEH II and expressed KPR's gratitude to Kumpulan BTC Berhad for its generosity in co-sponsoring the assistance. She used to check her breasts regularly and was diagnosed with breast cancer early. Dr Florence Dedey, Head of Breast Unit, (KBTH), said I...

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  • The CDC Investigates after New Jersey Surfer Dies from Brain-Eating Amoeba
The CDC Investigates after New Jersey Surfer Dies from Brain-Eating Amoeba

The 29-year-old Fabrizio Stabile died after it contracted a very rare illness caused by Naegleria fowleri , or more commonly known as a brain-eating amoeba. Symptoms of the infection generally start within a few days of exposure, with death occurring about five days later, according to the CDC. According to Parsons, the rest of the park's amen...

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  • Twitter drags Trump-backed Florida candidate for racist comment
Twitter drags Trump-backed Florida candidate for racist comment

Former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine poured $29 million of his personal wealth into the race. In the gubernatorial race were big names like Gwen Graham , daughter of former governor Bob Graham , but up from behind came underdog Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum .

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  • John McCain's farewell: 'Do not despair of our present difficulties'
John McCain's farewell: 'Do not despair of our present difficulties'

John McCain's death , President Donald Trump says he respects the senator's "service to our country" and has signed a proclamation to fly the USA flag at half-staff until his burial. President Donald Trump , however, does not plan to attend. There's been widespread criticism on social media regarding the White House's decision to bring the...

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  • U.S. senator John McCain dies after battle with brain cancer
U.S. senator John McCain dies after battle with brain cancer

Fact is. he had surpassed expectations for survival. His family had previously said he had ended medical treatment for the condition, revealing that "the progress of disease and the inexorable advance of age render their verdict". He could also be volcanic, especially about causes dear to him: the armed forces, American exceptionalism and, in his...

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  • First 2018 case of West Nile in Fairfax is reported
First 2018 case of West Nile in Fairfax is reported

After Nipah, West Nile fever has surfaced in Kozhikode , creating scare among people. "It is imperative that Pennsylvania residents take common-sense precautions to protect themselves from mosquitoes", said DEP Secretary Patrick McDonnell in a news release.

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  • Popular cereal linked to salmonella outbreak in 33 states
Popular cereal linked to salmonella outbreak in 33 states

The number of people with salmonella linked to Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal has grown to 100 across the U.S., prompting the CDC to issue a blunt warning via tweet: "Do not eat this cereal". The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) urged consumers: "Do not eat this cereal". Additionally, if you stored the tainted cereal in any k...

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  • Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US
Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

There were almost 45,000 suicides in 2016. That study was based on monthly suicide data from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , dated from 1999 to 2015. If you know someone who is thinking about suicide, you should not leave them by themselves. Although suicide prevention efforts largely focus on identifying and providing tr...

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  • Recent CDC report finds rates increasing
Recent CDC report finds rates increasing

Olivia Munn and Chrissy Teigen have opened up about their mental health struggles to fans on social media. She says one of the best things we can do is to be aware of any changes. Treatment for chronic depression and anxiety - often the precursors to suicide - has never been more available and more widespread. "But homicides still get more at...

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  • Congo health ministry reports first death in Ebola outbreak
Congo health ministry reports first death in Ebola outbreak

The Federal Ministry of Health is to step up emergency surveillance at all land borders and airports after laboratory testing confirmed two of five hemorrhagic fever infections in the DRC as Ebola . After the catastrophic 2014 outbreak, Obama went to Congress and passed a $5.4 billion package of funding for dealing with any possible Ebola outbreak...

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  • We are ready for ward congresses — APC
We are ready for ward congresses — APC

This is because his effort to seek presidential intervention in cancellation of the outcome of last Saturday's Ward Congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC ) in the state has hit a brick wall. He, however, said that they would lodge a formal complaint to the APC Congress Committee, the party's National Working Committee and other relevant...

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  • Warnock's Cardiff in pole position for Premier League place
Warnock's Cardiff in pole position for Premier League place

The Bluebirds won promotion from the Championship with Sunday's 0-0 draw at home against Reading . "It's the biggest achievement in my 38-year career by an absolute mile". While there were no goals at the Cardiff City Stadium, we were still treated by the most unusual of throw-ins from Royals full-back Chris Gunter, who inadvertently took ...

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"EAM Swaraj and Defence minister Sitharaman example of women empowerment" : Modi

He said that the women were leading "India's growth story". He also tried to show Congress in poor light by mentioning that because of BJP policies, he himself, who was selling tea and belonged to backward community, could rise to become Prime Minister .

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  • Trump repaid his lawyer for Stormy Daniels hush money
Trump repaid his lawyer for Stormy Daniels hush money

On Wednesday night, Giuliani argued that the payment to Daniels could not have violated campaign finance laws because no campaign money was involved. For his part, Cohen has repeatedly asserted that the hush money paid to Daniels was from his own pocket. It seems likely that Giuliani made the decision to give up the ghost on the porn star payme...

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  • Prescription Drug
Prescription Drug "Take Back" Held In Chemung County On Saturday

The event, sponsored by the federal Drug Enforcement Administration, is created to keep potentially risky drugs off the street by giving people a safe, convenient way to dispose of unneeded or unwanted prescription drugs. All 30 Michigan State Police (MSP) posts also participate in the "Take-Back" initiative by serving as drop-off locations. Once t...

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  • Draft-Broncos-Third Day
Draft-Broncos-Third Day

The prolific edge rusher from North Carolina State is a high-motor pass rusher with a rare mix of speed, strength and savvy that helps him beat double teams to get to the quarterback or stuff the running back. He's such a great player, such a dynamic player. So perhaps it's no surprise Chubb had no inclination the Broncos were interested in him...

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  • Hundreds of heartbroken supporters gather in touching tribute to 'warrior' Alfie Evans
Hundreds of heartbroken supporters gather in touching tribute to 'warrior' Alfie Evans

Alfie's case sparked a medical ethics debate that resonated around the world. Doctors overseeing Alfie's care in the city of Liverpool said further treatment was futile and not in his best interests, and that he should be allowed to die.

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  • Simon Harris to organise free repeat smear tests after cervical cancer controversy
Simon Harris to organise free repeat smear tests after cervical cancer controversy

In July of that year Ms Phelan was diagnosed with cervical cancer and underwent radical chemo-radiotherapy. The launch of a helpline for anybody with concerns about the cervical screening programme has been hit with technical issues. Health Minister Simon Harris also acknowledged the problem, tweeting that it was the "last thing anyone need...

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  • Study finds link between popular medications and dementia risk
Study finds link between popular medications and dementia risk

As a general rule, they say, someone with a 10% of developing dementia in the next 15 years would see that increase to 13% if they had been on anticholinergics for a year or more - or a "one in 33 chance of getting dementia you would otherwise not have got".

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  • 'Selfie' monkey Naruto can not sue for copyright, U.S. court rules
'Selfie' monkey Naruto can not sue for copyright, U.S. court rules

Even though the photo is brilliant and unique, it's unlikely Slater will make that much off it since he doesn't own the copyright to it; the US Copyright ruled back in 2014 that humans can not claim copyright of " works created by nature, animals or plants ".

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  • Leeds United to tour Myanmar in May
Leeds United to tour Myanmar in May

The British government has advised citizens against "all but essential travel" to affected areas in the states of Rakhine, Chin, Shan, and Kachin, but the Foreign Office has not stopped travel to the rest of the country. Leeds United have come in for heavy criticism after announcing a plan to play two post-season friendlies in crisis-hit Burma ...

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  • Human error caused account problems at Ulster Bank
Human error caused account problems at Ulster Bank

A spokesperson for the bank claimed it was not an IT issue. "In some cases, customers may well have missed vital payments as a result of the bank's failure". Others had their cards declined when trying to make purchases. However, some customers have said they are still experiencing issues. The bank has confirmed some money lodged after Friday i...

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