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Medical Flu Hospitalizations Up from past year
Author: 0 Flu Hospitalizations Up from past year

At the time, public health said this flu season is expected to be more severe than usual based on the amount of flu activity seen earlier this year in the southern hemisphere. That's just one reason scientists have been trying to come up with a universal flu vaccine for years now. The flu vaccine provides protection against the strains of flu that are likely to circulate this year and which may be different from last year.

Medical Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli Wedding: 10 Things You Need To Know
Author: 0 Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli Wedding: 10 Things You Need To Know

Back then, Bunty had replied to us saying, "These are baseless rumours and there's no truth to it as far as I know". Some of Virat's close friends will too be attending the wedding celebrations. The wedding date has been finalised as 12th of this month and both the families are going to organise this event in a prestigious manner. A source divulged details by stating, "The couple has booked a SoBo five-star hotel for their reception on December 21 in Mumbai ".

Medical After Firing Bryan Singer, The Queen Movie Has A New Director
Author: 0 After Firing Bryan Singer, The Queen Movie Has A New Director

Singer was sacked from the project on December 7, after a prolonged absence from the set. Only two weeks of production remained when Singer was sacked when he failed to return to the London set of the film, which stars Mr. A Hollywood Reporter story alleges that on-set "chaos" led to the termination, which Singer denies. Fletcher also will oversee post-production for the film, which is supposed to release in December 2018.

Medical Taggart leaving OR to be next Florida St
Author: 0 Taggart leaving OR to be next Florida St

Warchant, among other outlets , are reporting that Willie Taggart will become the 10th head coach in FSU's history, and the first full-time minority head coach. OR started 4-1 and even briefly popped into the AP rankings, but starting quarterback Justin Herbert broke his collarbone and the Ducks floundered, going 1-4 without him.

Medical Georgia joins int'l campaign against gender-based violence
Author: 0 Georgia joins int'l campaign against gender-based violence

The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (EVAW) was celebrated on Saturday in the capital of northern Balkh province, where more than 400 cases of crimes against the gender were recorded this year. Calling for violence against women in Afghanistan to immediately stop, Tadamichi Yamamoto, the UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for Afghanistan and head of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), said that no Afghan man will achieve his full ...

Medical US Asked for Saudis to Ease Yemen Blockade
Author: 0 US Asked for Saudis to Ease Yemen Blockade

Children protest against the Saudi-led coalition outside the United Nations offices in Sanaa, Yemen November 20, 2017. Some 7 million people are estimated to rely on food aid and 4 million on fuel needed for pumping clean water. "If that were to happen that would be a very welcome and critically important development". The statement described the decision to open the port of Hodeidah and Sanaa airport as a first step in addressing the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, expressing Washington's ...

Medical Oscar Pistorius' jail term lengthened to 13 years
Author: 0 Oscar Pistorius' jail term lengthened to 13 years

In July 2016, South Africa's National Prosecuting Agency deemed the sentence "shockingly too lenient", announcing plans to appeal for a longer sentence. Attorney Marius du Toit, a legal expert in South Africa, told News 24 he thought the 13 years was "a heavy sentence". The new sentence was backdated to start on the day he began his murder sentence, on July 6 past year.

Medical Study finds drinking coffee can cut risk of early death
Author: 0 Study finds drinking coffee can cut risk of early death

Experts said people should not start drinking coffee for health reasons or to prevent disease. However, they say drinking coffee in pregnancy may be associated with harms, and may be linked to a very small increased risk of fracture in women.

Medical World's first successful head transplant carried out on corpses, claims scientist
Author: 0 World's first successful head transplant carried out on corpses, claims scientist

Only a year ago, Dr Ren had successfully grafted a head onto a monkey's body, the report said. Professor Canavero, Director of the Turin Advanced Neuromodulation Group, announced it at a press conference in Vienna yesterday morning. Spiridinov's head will be frozen and a donor identified who will then have the Russian's man head transplanted onto his body. The surgeon also claims to have transplanted rat's head successfully.

Medical Kim Kardashian
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian "Hated Being Pregnant", But She Thinks Surrogacy Is Harder

Despite the fact that she's welcomed two lovely children in the past four years, Kim Kardashian admitted she is not totally prepared for baby number three , according to People . She admitted that this reaction surprised her as she said: "I hated being pregnant". It's no secret that Kim had hard pregnancies with 4-year-old daughter North and 1-year-old son Saint.

Medical Case Keenum to remain Vikings' starting QB, Mike Zimmer says
Author: 0 Case Keenum to remain Vikings' starting QB, Mike Zimmer says

He threw for 3,029 yards, 13 touchdowns and 12 interceptions during that stretch. The Vikings are in first place in the NFC North at 7-2 and face the NFC West-leading Rams, also 7-2. Jared Goff is completing 61.2 percent of his passes for 2,385 yards, 16 touchdowns and four interceptions. Overall, the Rams have been the more consistent team, and I trust Goff and this offense to have more success than I do Keenum and banged up weapons.

Author: 0 Kenny Omega Says Everyone In WWE Is Beneath Him

The match has been accepted by Omega and is official! Jericho did work with WWE after his contract expired on a handshake basis, appearing on SmackDown Live to continue his storyline with Kevin Owens with the WWE's United States Title.

Medical Former Bernie Campaign Chair: 'It Was Pretty Clear' DNC Favored Clinton
Author: 0 Former Bernie Campaign Chair: 'It Was Pretty Clear' DNC Favored Clinton

Jeff Weaver, the former chair for Bernie Sanders' campaign, said "no one imagined" there was actually a formal arrangement for the DNC to favor Clinton in the Democratic primary. He repeatedly encouraged the FBI to investigate. On Saturday, a Democratic National Committee official who asked not to be identified talking about an internal party matter said party rules say that in the event of a "death, resignation or disability" of a nominee after the convention, the chairwoman would confer ...

Medical Tinubu Declines Comment on Buhari's Re-election
Author: 0 Tinubu Declines Comment on Buhari's Re-election

The second meeting was still in progress at the time of filing this report. The caucus meeting was coming before the National Executive Council, NEC, meeting taking place today. "Each of us has our role to play and that is why we are playing it". "Do we have any other person that will challenge the President again?" Chairman of the Nigeria Governors' Forum (NGF) and Governor of Zamfara State Abdul'aziz Yari, was also part of the initial meeting with the President as he was sighted in the ...

Author: 0 Maryland Falters in State's First Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades

The Hospital Safety grades, ranging from A to F, rate how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, injuries, errors and infections. "We congratulate the clinicians, board members, management and staff of St. The five states with the biggest improvements include Rhode Island, which ranked as the best state overall on the most recent report , was ranked 50th in 2012.

Medical Emma, Summer Rae, and Darren Young Released from WWE
Author: 0 Emma, Summer Rae, and Darren Young Released from WWE

Not long after declaring Emma's discharge, the WWE conveyed a moment official statement on Sunday evening unveiling the arrivals of Young and Summer Rae . Young sustained an injury early this year and came back to the ring for WWE Live events, but never worked TV after. A former defensive back in the all-female Lingerie Football League, Summer Rae signed a developmental deal with WWE in 2011, and debuted on the main roster in 2013, as the valet/dance partner of Fandango .

Medical Teal pumpkins used to mark houses with allergy-free treats
Author: 0 Teal pumpkins used to mark houses with allergy-free treats

After a little research, she found the teal pumpkin project . "I've been involved with this organization since I was diagnosed with a peanut allergy when I was four", she said. The treats handed out range from glow sticks and bouncy balls, to pencils, stickers, and plastic jewelry. It's also important to note that families who participate are not discouraged from offering candy to children without allergens.

Author: 0 Jubilation as oil price heads higher

Oil has been gradually recovering since the start of a year ago when it crashed close to $27 - a slump caused by weak global demand combined with an oversupply of the commodity. But higher USA supply has been balanced by worries over crude exports from the Middle East. Brent crude was trading up 1.61% at $59.99 at that time-more than $2 over last week's close.

Medical Spain beat Mali to enter final
Author: 0 Spain beat Mali to enter final

Spain eased their way into the semi-final of the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup India 2017 after defeating Iran 3-1 in Kochi on Sunday. Saeid Karimi pulled a goal back for Iran, Spain held on to secure their spot in the last four and a meeting with Mali in Navi Mumbai on Wednesday.

Author: 0 State Govt to spend $1M on free kids' flu vaccines

We use our annual campaign to educate fred's customers on the importance of getting immunized and help them overcome misconceptions. "Flu season hasn't quiet started and it takes two weeks for it to work in your body", said Dr. "Getting a flu shot is quick, easy, and not only protects you, but also those around you". Germs spread this way. Others contain no virus at all. It's recommended that you wash often with soap and water.

Medical Support for Cannabis Legalization Reaches All-Time High
Author: 0 Support for Cannabis Legalization Reaches All-Time High

In respect to political affililiation, the majority of both Republicans and Democrats now support legalizing the drug. To put that in perspective, only 12% of Americans supported legalization that year. For results based on the total sample of national adults, the margin of sampling error is ±4 percentage points at the 95% confidence level. " Marijuana policy liberalization over the past 20 years has certainly been associated with increased marijuana use; however, policy changes appear to ...

Medical Governor Cuomo signs law banning e-cigarettes in public places
Author: 0 Governor Cuomo signs law banning e-cigarettes in public places

In July , New York banned all use of e-cigarettes on public and private school grounds in the state. The American Cancer Society thanked Cuomo for taking a step to protect the health of all New Yorkers. According to reports from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the industry is now worth roughly $2.5-billion . New York City's C.L.A.S.H .

Medical Legendary Filmmaker IV Sasi No More
Author: 0 Legendary Filmmaker IV Sasi No More

Born on March 28, 1948, in Kozhikode, Kerala, Sasi started his career as an art director. His first directorial venture was " Ulsavam " which released in the year 1975. Some of the best Malayalam films of the 70s and 80s came from him including Devasuram , Aavanazhi, Mrigaya , Aalkoottathil Thaniye, Avalude Ravukal, Kaali, Eetta, 1921, Anubahavam and so on.

Medical Kelly made false claim in dispute over call
Author: 0 Kelly made false claim in dispute over call

Wilson, who is close to Johnson's family and was in the auto when Trump's call came, claimed that Trump said Johnson "knew what he signed up for, but I guess it still hurts". She said she learned her husband was missing in action when military members came to her house. There are now no plans for the administration to reach out to Sgt.

Medical Breast Cancer Survivor runs for her family and friends
Author: 0 Breast Cancer Survivor runs for her family and friends

Communications director Brian Ortner said the turnout every year amazes him. An estimated 600 people participated in this year's event at Westover Park - twice as many as 2016. In Ghana, breast cancer continues to occupy the first position in mortality as far as cancers are concerned. "We are a globally recognised non-profit organization whose mission is to bring men with breast cancer together with the top oncologists, researchers, geneticists and pharmaceutical companies", Ms Ambrose said.

Medical Pakistani journalist Zeenat Shahzadi recovered after two years in captivity
Author: 0 Pakistani journalist Zeenat Shahzadi recovered after two years in captivity

Later that year, in August, she disappeared en route to work. Shahzadi had filed an application with the Supreme Court's Human Rights Cell two years ago on behalf of Hamid Ansari's mother Fauzia Ansari. A few months later, news surfaced in a section of the media, saying that Hamid had been sentenced to three years' imprisonment on charges of espionage.

Medical Warning of 'ecological armageddon' as number of flying insects drops 75%
Author: 0 Warning of 'ecological armageddon' as number of flying insects drops 75%

Germany's insect population has declined precipitously inside protected preserves over the last three decades, new research shows. These large, tent-like Malaise have been used by scientists since 1930. "The protected areas in which this study was undertaken are relatively small and surrounded by agriculture". "It is possible that these areas act as an "ecological trap" and jeopardize the populations in the nature reserves", explains Hallmann.

Medical Pollution killed 9mn people in a year, 2.5mn in India
Author: 0 Pollution killed 9mn people in a year, 2.5mn in India

While developed countries are far from immune from the hazards, their form of pollution are more "modern", like fossil fuel combustion and chemicals, while developing countries have biomass fuels. China recorded the second highest number of such deaths (1.8 million). "Our goal is to raise awareness of the importance of pollution and mobilise the political will needed to tackle it by providing the most in-depth estimates of pollution and health", Philip Landrigan, professor of environmental ...

Medical Portis banned for eight games after fight with Bulls team-mate Mirotic
Author: 0 Portis banned for eight games after fight with Bulls team-mate Mirotic

NBC Sports Chicago's Vincent Goodwill added that this incident has been brewingbetween the two forwards for three years, and that for what it's worth, Mirotic was the instigator. He will likely need surgery. He is expected to be out for the foreseeable future, league sources said. The Bulls are reportedly weighing disciplinary actions for Portis .

Medical Cyber attack on Australia: The Army's information has been stolen
Author: 0 Cyber attack on Australia: The Army's information has been stolen

The hack, which came to light in a threat report from the Australian Cyber Security Center, infiltrated the unidentified company's computer network in July 2016. In a statement sent to Defence Connect, a spokesperson from the ACSC said the information stolen by an unknown cyber thief was commercially sensitive but not classified.

Medical TMC pricks BJP on allegations against Amit Shahs son
Author: 0 TMC pricks BJP on allegations against Amit Shahs son

The report also flagged how Jay's company, whose business is primarily stock trading, turned to generating wind power with a loan from a public sector enterprise. The Left parties questioned the silence of the Prime Minister on The Wire's report. "But the question is whether the Prime Minister would come forward to say it is crony capitalism, as the BJP used to allege during the UPA government", Sibal said.

Medical Segun Odegbami urges Nigerians to support Eagles against Zambia
Author: 0 Segun Odegbami urges Nigerians to support Eagles against Zambia

The Super Eagles can clinch a place in Russian Federation with a win over visiting Zambia on Saturday. That will leave the other two slots to be decided next month. A home victory over Zambia - a side they beat away at the start of the group phase - will be enough to see Nigeria return to the finals after reaching the second round in Brazil in 2014.

Medical Wal-Mart buys NYC delivery service
Author: 0 Wal-Mart buys NYC delivery service

But Parcel will also begin handling same-day deliveries for both Walmart and Jet .com. Nate Faust, svp/U.S. e-commerce supply chain, Walmart, stated that delivery is a top and increasingly important consideration for today's online shoppers, demanding speed, flexibility, and reliability.

Medical Makeshift memorial for the victims of the Las Vegas Strip mass shooting
Author: 0 Makeshift memorial for the victims of the Las Vegas Strip mass shooting

Doors to the facility normally don't open until 7am but when United Blood Services regional director Erik Hill spotted 30 odd people waiting inline at 2:30am, he knew they couldn't wait. Remember blood will still be needed in the coming weeks. In the aftermath of the Orlando, Florida, nightclub shooting in 2016, the site donated $100,000 to a fund for victims.

Medical Puerto Rico Reminds Us All Why Gun Rights Are so Important
Author: 0 Puerto Rico Reminds Us All Why Gun Rights Are so Important

The president said Carmen Yulin Cruz , the mayor of the island's capital, had been complimentary to him only a few days ago, but "has now been told by the Democrats that you must be nasty to Trump". "Fantastic job!" he tweeted. Cruz's comments on Friday were in response to a senior USA official calling the disaster response in Puerto Rico "a good news story ".

Medical Estimated 25 million unsafe abortions occur each year globally
Author: 0 Estimated 25 million unsafe abortions occur each year globally

Bela Ganatra, a scientist at the WHO . Among the unsafe abortions, almost 31% were classified by the study authors as less safe. "Women are going to have abortions when they are faced with the situation where they need it and if they can't get access to safe ones they will go further down the spectrum to less safe and perhaps even risky", she said.

Medical The Voice Season 13 Premiere: How Did Jennifer Hudson Do as Judge?
Author: 0 The Voice Season 13 Premiere: How Did Jennifer Hudson Do as Judge?

Janice Freeman , a 32-year-old single mom and cervical-cancer survivor from Compton, CA, sang "Radioactive" and got Jennifer And Miley to turn around. However, not all of her attempts to secure a singer were victorious. That notepad prophecy sealed the deal, and snagged Cyrus her second team member for the evening.

Medical Vagus nerve stimulation showed improvement in awareness of man in vegetative state
Author: 0 Vagus nerve stimulation showed improvement in awareness of man in vegetative state

Doctors have a restored a man's consciousness after he spent 15 years in a vegetative state, NY Daily News reports . It's in charge of tasks like regulating heart rate, sweating and controlling muscles in the small intestine. These targeted the vagus nerve, which is considered to be a "critical brain signal superhighway" as it can send information from the brain stem to many parts of the body.

Medical Iran insists land border with Iraqi-Kurdistan is 'still open'
Author: 0 Iran insists land border with Iraqi-Kurdistan is 'still open'

The Turkish military said in a statement that the Iraqi army will join the military drills at the border, which have been ongoing since last week. Voting started on Monday in northern Iraq despite intense worldwide and regional pressure to call the vote off. "The Turkmen and the Arabs are basically boycotting this vote".

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Author: 0 "Ghana and Nigeria are worthy finalists" - Augustine Arhinful

The local Black Stars emerged 2-0 winners over Niger, a few hours after Nigeria had recorded a 1-0 win over Benin in the other Semi- final match of the Competition. "The players have been together for long and duly qualified for the CHAN competition". Kano Pillars' Ali got a consolation goal for Nigeria deep into stoppage time but Ghana had already rolled out the drums for a well deserved victory.

Medical Ali's rapid ton too much for West Indies
Author: 0 Ali's rapid ton too much for West Indies

Earlier, England powered their way to a seven-wicket victory in Manchester after current Test 'keeper Jonny Bairstow made the most of his opportunity in colours with a run-a-ball ton at the top of the order. England captain Eoin Morgan, whose poor run of form with the bat continued with a golden duck, hailed Ali s man-of-the-match effort. "I felt me and Woakesy had got to a situation where we had got ourselves in and it was time to press the button and play a few shots and the ground is a good ...

Medical LeBron James Blasts
Author: 0 LeBron James Blasts "Bum" Donald Trump Over Steph Curry Comment

They know it's our decision and that, for me, really, it's the players' decision. "Poor tocard. Steph Curry (the leader star of the Warriors) had already said that he didn't want to come. Of course, that was before the president rescinded his invitation. Trump tweeted Saturday morning . And Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman , an active Twitter user, responded Saturday morning: "The behavior of the President is unacceptable and needs to be addressed".

Medical Kidnapped Bengaluru youth found dead in quarry
Author: 0 Kidnapped Bengaluru youth found dead in quarry

Vishal called Sharath to an apartment complex in Kengeri on the pretext of letting him ride an imported bike belonging to a friend. The kidnappers killed Sharath after finding out that his parents filed a police complaint. Following this, when the boy didn't return home, parents got anxious and registered a missing complaint with police. The next day, the alleged kidnappers sent a video message via WhatsApp to the youth's mother and sister.

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