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Medical CONSUMER ALERT: Salmonella linked to pre-cut melon sickens 60 in Midwest
Author: 0 CONSUMER ALERT: Salmonella linked to pre-cut melon sickens 60 in Midwest

Shah, M.D., J.D. According to the CDC , at least 60 people have fallen ill in five states - six in IL, 11 in IN, 32 in MI, 10 in Missouri and one in Ohio. It's recommended that you do not eat any pre-cut melons from Walmart stores anywhere in the state. Currently, the outbreak is limited to five states in the Midwest, with 32 of the 60 cases in MI.

Medical In a remarkable first, woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated
Author: 0 In a remarkable first, woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

Her cancer did not respond to any treatments, including chemotherapy and hormone therapy, until this one- time treatment with more personalized immunotherapy. All of the participants underwent surgery and hormonal therapy and half of them got chemotherapy . The new study of almost 7,000 women found that use of the already available Oncotype DX gene test could pinpoint those women who needed chemotherapy , and those who did not.

Medical New Zealand Begins Mass Cull to Eradicate Cow Disease
Author: 0 New Zealand Begins Mass Cull to Eradicate Cow Disease

Found in Europe and the USA, the bacteria can cause cows to develop mastitis, pneumonia, arthritis and other diseases. Although Mycoplasma bovis doesn't affect humans, according to DairyNZ , the spread of the disease impacts animal well-being and productivity.

Medical Nipah virus claims one more life in Kerala
Author: 0 Nipah virus claims one more life in Kerala

It will lead to unnecessary panic among those coming from the south Indian state of Kerala ". Extending a helping hand to the family of nurse Lini Puthussery, who died after contracting Nipah from her patients, the Kerala government on Wednesday chose to give a government job to her husband and Rs 10 lakh each to two of their children.

Medical As Nipah virus spread is suspected, government to compensate victims
Author: 0 As Nipah virus spread is suspected, government to compensate victims

There has not yet been an official statement from Public Health England about travel to Kerala, but the risks to travellers are likely to be extremely low. The outbreak of the virus infection, which is a newly emerging zoonosis that causes severe disease in both animals and humans, is suspected to be from an unused well which was infested with bats.

Medical 'Game-changer': Congo's Ebola outbreak spreads
Author: 0 'Game-changer': Congo's Ebola outbreak spreads

Previously, infections and deaths had been limited to the rural Bikoro health zone, almost 150 kilometers away. The meeting of the Emergency Committee would decide whether to declare an official public health emergency, which would trigger more worldwide involvement and free up more resources to deal with the outbreak.

Medical North, Northwest will see more thunderstorms till Friday
Author: 0 North, Northwest will see more thunderstorms till Friday

Also, they already predicated that Delhi is going to see another dust storm and thundershowers today. However, there were no immediate reports of casualties. The Met office said parts of Rajasthan could also experience dust storms and isolated areas of West Bengal, Bihar , Chhattisgarh and most of north east India can also expect thunderstorms and strong winds.

Medical Petrol, diesel prices hiked for the third time within four days
Author: 0 Petrol, diesel prices hiked for the third time within four days

Since September 2013, petrol prices are at their highest level and diesel prices are also at their all-time high in Delhi . G Vinay Kumar, General Secretary of Telangana Petroleum Dealers Association said petrol and diesel prices would keep increasing by 20-30 paise every day until both the Centre and State reduce the taxes.

Medical Trump tells West Virginia Republicans Blankenship can not win Senate race
Author: 0 Trump tells West Virginia Republicans Blankenship can not win Senate race

Voting for the primary election takes place Tuesday. The Weekly Standard reported two internal campaign polls Monday that show Blankenship leading his competitors. He has consistently voted against Senate Republicans' ObamaCare repeal or replace efforts and most recently their tax-cut bill that Trump signed in late-December 2017.

Medical Tiger Woods changes putting stroke at Wells Fargo Championship
Author: 0 Tiger Woods changes putting stroke at Wells Fargo Championship

The difference, however, was that he was able to make several birdies this time. Tiger Woods reacts after an improved showing in the third round at the Wells Fargo Championship . He has seven top-5 finishes. Day was at 10 under and is on target for a second victory this year. As for the putting, Woods said he made an adjustment that made him "more handsy, " allowing for a firmer stroke.

Medical Knights the hottest show on Vegas Strip
Author: 0 Knights the hottest show on Vegas Strip

BC-HKN-Sharks-Golden-Knights, 2nd Ld-Writethru, 936 Couture's goal in 2OT lifts Sharks past Vegas in Game 2AP Photo NVJL126, NVJL124, NVJL127, NVJL128, NVJL123, NVJL122, NVJL118, NVJL121, NVJL116, NVJL117, NVJL115, NVJL112Eds: Sharks 4, Golden Knights 3, 2OT.

Author: 0 Apple is not satisfied with the sales of the iPhone X

The prediction on iPhone X Plus stands at 6.5in OLED, while a cheaper variant might be available in 6.1in LCD, with larger bezels and similar features as iPhone X , but without the dual rear camera. Then the demand for the iPhone X has decreased significantly. Apple might be planning to unveiling it at its yearly WWDC conference which is going to take place from June 4 - 8.

Medical Angry Tuukka Rask throws skate blade after equipment malfunction
Author: 0 Angry Tuukka Rask throws skate blade after equipment malfunction

Or will the Sharks take another step towards getting back to the Cup final after losing to Pittsburgh in 2016? Scoring depth was increased with the acquisition of J.T. The visitors led 4-3 through two periods only to see Boston tie it 70 seconds into the third when Krug blasted a shot from the point past Andersen with the teams playing 4 on 4.

Medical Caffeine during pregnancy could lead to child obesity
Author: 0 Caffeine during pregnancy could lead to child obesity

The study examined 50,943 women from across Norway who took part in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study between 1999 and 2008. But the observational study did not provide a clear cause and effect. Coffee, black tea, energy drink, caffeinated soft drink, chocolate milk, chocolates, sandwich spread, cakes, ready-made candies, and desserts are a rich source of caffeine.

Medical Twitter Announces Updated Privacy Policy And Terms Of Service
Author: 0 Twitter Announces Updated Privacy Policy And Terms Of Service

The GDPR comes into force across the European Union in May, promising a new degree of transparency from data controllers on the way they process people's data. The company has said that providing false information violates its terms, and users can be banned as a result. As more organisations race to become compliant with the new laws, you can expect to be getting a lot more messages from companies either asking for your permission to collect data about you, or offering new tools to ...

Medical MELAYE: IGP snubs Senate
Author: 0 MELAYE: IGP snubs Senate

The Senate , after a debate that lasted over one hour, resolved to step down all the items on the order paper and adjourn plenary. "Can't the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria be respected?" "We have lost our glory as a result of what happened yesterday".

Medical Patton Oswalt credits late wife in Golden State Killer case
Author: 0 Patton Oswalt credits late wife in Golden State Killer case

Patton Oswalt appeared stunned in media reports about the Golden State Killer as he gave credit to his late wife Michelle McNamara in the arrest of the suspect in California on Wednesday, Entertainment Weekly reported . Though his name was not among those McNamara considered during her own investigation, the impact her work had on the case was evident, Billy Jensen told CBS News .

Medical Yemen rebels say strike kills senior official
Author: 0 Yemen rebels say strike kills senior official

The strike hit an isolated village in northwestern Yemen, where families had gathered to celebrate, late on Sunday. He praised the resistance of the fearless and patient Yemeni people over the past three years and said they would enjoy the sweet taste of victory against aggressors in the near future.

Author: 0 Supreme Court website may have been hacked

Amit Shah , president of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party , had been accused of ordering extra judicial killings in 2005 while serving as home minister in the western state of Gujarat. "It is a travesty of justice in the guise of demanding independence of judiciary as if there is a great danger to this institution", the court said.

Medical Dept. of Health: Chopped romaine lettuce source of E. Coli
Author: 0 Dept. of Health: Chopped romaine lettuce source of E. Coli

In a Tuesday, April 10 update, the CDC reports the outbreak had further reached the Midwest in OH and Pennsylvania. Illnesses began on dates ranging from March 22 to March 31, and those infected range in age from 12 to 84. "If you can not confirm the source of the lettuce, do not buy or eat it", the C.D.C. said in a statement. Photo A romaine lettuce field near San Luis, Ariz.

Medical Super Eagles Climb Five Steps, Now 47th In FIFA Rankings
Author: 0 Super Eagles Climb Five Steps, Now 47th In FIFA Rankings

Tunisia (14), Senegal (28), Congo DR (38), Morocco (42) and Egypt (46) are all above Nigeria (47) in the African Ranking. In Africa, the Super Eagles are now in the sixth position. As we think big, and because we want justice, because we want you and all our companions to want to think big, I am asking that the 2022 World Cup is played with 48 teams, ' CONMEBOL president Alejandro Dominguez said.

Author: 0 US, UK and France Launch Strikes Against Syria

Western powers blamed President Bashar al-Assad, but Syria and its ally Russian Federation categorically denied the claims and accused the West of "fabricating" the incident to justify military action. The base is where planes allegedly had launched chemical attacks. The open meeting started at 11:00 am (15:00 GMT) and the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged all members of the UN Security Council to exercise restraint and avoid escalation in Syria.

Medical Winter Storm And Lakeshore Flood Watches Issued
Author: 0 Winter Storm And Lakeshore Flood Watches Issued

Saturday for a good portion of western and central Nebraska. The snow and ice pellets expected Saturday night in Eastern Ontario will change to freezing rain by Sunday morning, Environment Canada reports. Sunday's high will be -3 C, with the temperature dropping to a low of -5 C overnight. Also, heavy rain Friday could cause localized flooding, especially in areas where piles of snow block runoff paths.

Medical Yvonne Staples of The Staple Singers Has Died
Author: 0 Yvonne Staples of The Staple Singers Has Died

The Staple Singers , Pervis Staples , Cleotha Staples , Yvonne Staples and Mavis Staples, perform at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans April 27, 1985. Her reasoning for helping out was simple, as she once said: "When Daddy asked us to do something, we did it". Vocalist Yvonne Staples of The Staples Singers has died at the age of 80.

Medical Japan fires football coach months before World Cup
Author: 0 Japan fires football coach months before World Cup

He had 12 caps for his country and was in charge of Gamba Osaka team's that won their first Asian Club Championship in 2008. Nishino took the job as JFA technical director in 2016. Japanese worldwide and Southampton centre back Maya Yoshida has admitted his chock at the choice to replace the team's manager, but will focus on doing as well at the World Cup as possible as the countdown continues.

Medical Eagle lands on Seattle Mariners pitcher
Author: 0 Eagle lands on Seattle Mariners pitcher

A eagle landed on Mariners pitcher James Paxton during the national anthem at a Seattle Mariners game in Minnesota. Paxton did anything but panic, not flinching as the eagle made a first pass at him. "And then I thought, 'OK, if I can stand up slowly, maybe it'll just rest on my shoulder". Paxton was standing alone in left field at Target Field just minding his own business, when a bald eagle came flying in and landed on his shoulder.

Medical Ibrahimovic's glitzy debut rallies Galaxy
Author: 0 Ibrahimovic's glitzy debut rallies Galaxy

Ibrahimovic's first touch came in the 73rd minute and helped lead to a goal by Chris Pontius on a header to pull to 3-2. In a video posted on LA Galaxy's Instagram account, Ibrahimovic, who is still getting back into form after a serious knee injury last April, is seen scoring on an astounding 40-yard kick catching the LAFC goaltender off his line to tie the score 3-3 in the 77th minute.

Medical Oh Blue!: Michigan nips Florida St 58-54 to reach Final Four
Author: 0 Oh Blue!: Michigan nips Florida St 58-54 to reach Final Four

MI was up just 47-44 with 4:15 to play, but then led 54-44 with 2:20 remaining, before the Seminoles fought nearly all the way back, getting within 56-54 with 22 seconds left. Florida State managed only two points in a 10?-minute stretch spanning halftime, and MI took a 10-point lead before Cofer led the Seminoles back into it.

Medical Philadelphia to participate in March for Our Lives event Saturday
Author: 0 Philadelphia to participate in March for Our Lives event Saturday

The group has already organized student walkouts to honor the Parkland victims on March 14, held community meetings and are now exploring ways to lobby both local, state and federal elected officials on a number of items. Jack Graziano, a 16-year-old junior from Long Island's Massapequa High School, said that he wanted gun violence to end so his own children would not have to suffer it.

Medical How missed calls are saving lives of TB patients in India
Author: 0 How missed calls are saving lives of TB patients in India

USAID, in partnership with the Ministry of Health, introduced new drugs and more effective treatments to treat drug resistant TB. As today marks World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, the City of Cape Town says one out of every 10 clients who start TB treatment fail to complete the full six months course of treatment.

Medical 'Race 3': Meet gun-blazing beauty Jessica aka Jacqueline Fernandez
Author: 0 'Race 3': Meet gun-blazing beauty Jessica aka Jacqueline Fernandez

Going by the poster, Jacqueline is not just about song and dance, but will play a meaty role in Race 3 . After his tweet, there has been an huge alacrity amongst the audience to know if Jacqueline is playing a RAW agent in the film. In a career spanning nearly a decade now, Jacqueline has never performed hand to hand combat in her films and her sequences always included weapons.

Medical Protests in Brazil after councilwoman Franco was shot dead
Author: 0 Protests in Brazil after councilwoman Franco was shot dead

Marielle Franco , a rising star of Brazilian politics, has been murdered in what appeared to be a political assassination. A member of the Socialism and Liberty Party, or PSOL, Franco was returning home from an event called "Young Black People Moving the Structures" in Lapa neighborhood when, according to witnesses, her vehicle was approached by another auto.

Medical Benue killings: I'm Surprised IGP Idris Disobeyed My Directive
Author: 0 Benue killings: I'm Surprised IGP Idris Disobeyed My Directive

The police chief did not address media after the meeting. The fact is that there is no sense of remorse by the government as the President himself spent only two hours in Benue State without visiting the victims or even making any direct policy statement on those behind the killings and how to forestall future bloodletting.

Medical County health rankings in the TN Valley
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Click this map to see the OH county rankings . The United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg's 2017-18 Indicators of Community Health reported that, between 2000 and 2015, Petersburg saw a 70 percent decrease in its rate of teen pregnancies.

Medical Google co-founder Larry Page-backed flying taxis, now exiting stealth mode
Author: 0 Google co-founder Larry Page-backed flying taxis, now exiting stealth mode

Kitty Hawk , the secretive flying-car startup that's funded by Alphabet CEO Larry Page , has finally taken the wraps off its flying taxi , which it calls Cora . Other countries, mostly in the Middle East and Africa, have been more aggressive about allowing unmanned flights and appear willing to be some of the first places where this technology will be used.

Medical Scott Brown aims dig at Rangers after Celtic win at Ibrox
Author: 0 Scott Brown aims dig at Rangers after Celtic win at Ibrox

The visitors pressure paid off in first-half stoppage time when Dembele rounded off a frantic first period by lobbing Fotheringham for his sixth goal in eight games against Rangers . Rodgers revealed the 26-year-old was only given the nod on Sunday morning, when colleague Dorus de Vries was ruled out with an injury. "I've said I'm a fan of Alfredo Morelos and that will be interesting how Celtic treat him as there are questions about his temperament.

Medical Wenger racks up 700th Arsenal win
Author: 0 Wenger racks up 700th Arsenal win

Bellerin would give away a penalty, which Deeney dispatched, before Tom Cleverely popped up with an injury-time victor to consign the Gunners to their third away loss of the Premier League season. Arsenal saw off Watford to secure their first Premier League win in four games and continue their recovery from a disastrous run of results . 'We had a nightmare week so we have some work to do but overall we are in a good way.

Medical Sexton savours Irish Six Nations title win
Author: 0 Sexton savours Irish Six Nations title win

Scotland upended England last time out but that was at Murrayfield . "Then we just breathed a sigh of relief, and at this level if you breathe a sigh of relief and go "this feels comfortable, this feels good, we're in control ", bang, just like that, you lose control again".

Medical Juventus put pressure on the referee, says Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino
Author: 0 Juventus put pressure on the referee, says Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino

They went in front just after the hour mark when Son benefited from a borderline offside call to claim his 17th goal of the season. "I don't believe he will be a big problem". With Spurs 1-0 down at the time, many associated with the club could have been forgiven for fearing the worst for the game. "But I think it is good news because, for us, that we don't play Premier League at the weekend because we're still in the FA Cup, we are still alive in a different competition".

Medical Leicester's Riyad Mahrez: Joining Man City would have been 'a good move'
Author: 0 Leicester's Riyad Mahrez: Joining Man City would have been 'a good move'

There have been conflicting reports as to whether City will try again, with some stating Guardiola still has Mahrez in his plans and others claiming the City boss wasn't impressed by the player's behaviour after his move collapsed. At that time I thought it was the best thing to do. Like I said, when my teammates and the club was behind me it was very easy to come back. The club handled it very well.

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