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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
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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
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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.

Medical 23andMe Granted FDA-Approval for Genetic Test on Cancer Risk
Author: 0 23andMe Granted FDA-Approval for Genetic Test on Cancer Risk

This test analyzes a sample of saliva and screens for three mutations of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes. In addition to self-breast exams, which men and women are encouraged to do at home, there's also an at-home test approved by the Food and Drug Administration that consumers can buy.

Medical Kevin Love Panic Attack Discussed by Cleveland Cavaliers Forward
Author: 0 Kevin Love Panic Attack Discussed by Cleveland Cavaliers Forward

The Cavaliers forward detailed how he had his first panic attack when Cleveland faced the Atlanta Hawks in the National Basketball Association on November 5 previous year. It was much harder to share personal stuff, and looking back now I know I could have really benefited from having someone to talk to over the years.

Medical FL gov. makes announcement about $500 million investment for student safety
Author: 0 FL gov. makes announcement about $500 million investment for student safety

This week, Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie said the gunman refused to accept the school district's mental health services once he turned 18 and that a federal law prohibited the school from requiring him to do so. In Alachua County, all public schools already have a resource officer assigned to each, Director of Communications Jackie Johnson said. Some funding would also go toward adding metal detectors, bulletproof glass and upgraded locks to schools.

Medical Nigeria gives description of 110 missing schoolgirls
Author: 0 Nigeria gives description of 110 missing schoolgirls

In carrying out its mandate to counter terrorism and insurgency in North East Nigeria, Operation Lafiya Dole has been alive to its responsibilities vis a vis the fight against Boko Haram insurgents. "It is very hard to describe how I am feeling as a woman and as a mother for the abducted Yobe girls after the sufferings during the Chibok girls, but I am optimistic that they will be rescued within a short time ", she said.

Medical United Nations links North Korea to Syria's chemical weapon program
Author: 0 United Nations links North Korea to Syria's chemical weapon program

North Korea reportedly sent materials to Syria to be used for a chemical weapons facility, according to experts from the UN. The U.N. report also laid out the details of how North Korea is able to evade worldwide sanctions by employing a complex web of shell companies and a network of sympathetic individuals in foreign countries that provide access to financing.

Medical NFL Draft 2018: Full list of 32 compensatory picks announced
Author: 0 NFL Draft 2018: Full list of 32 compensatory picks announced

In addition to the second pick in the fourth round, the compensatory pick will also allow the Giants to have the 35th selection in the fourth round, which is the No. The total of four third-round picks awarded marks a major departure from 2017, in which 11 such selections were given. With the last seventh-round pick awarded (No.

Medical Europa League: Borussia Dortmund's Michy Batshuayi slams Atalanta fans for racist chants
Author: 0 Europa League: Borussia Dortmund's Michy Batshuayi slams Atalanta fans for racist chants

Batshuayi took to Twitter and slammed those participating in the chants from the stands saying that he couldn't believe these things still happen in 2018. "I'll be honest, I didn't hear them. This should never happen". Dortmund progress to the last 16, and will learn their opponents later today. Dortmund won 4-3 on aggregate after Marcel Schmelzer cancelled out Rafael Toloi's opener for the Italians.

Medical Suspected Grenade Attack on US Embassy Compound in Montenegro: Government
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Embassy compound at approximately midnight local time on February 22". Montenegro and worldwide media reported that the man behind the attack was 43-year-old Dalibor Jaukovic, who was identified by a close relative. Jaukovic wrote "No to NATO" in a May 2017 Facebook post. The small Balkan country is in the process of tightening cooperation with the U.S.as it became the newest North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally a year ago.

Medical Palestine calls for Middle East peace conference
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Fatah and Hamas have engaged in a faltering reconciliation process since the latter wrested the Gaza Strip from pro-Fatah forces in 2007. According to a report by Globes , Finance Ministry Moshe Kahlon (Kulanu) has agreed to a 25% increase in the number of Palestinian Authority residents permitted to work in pre-1967 Israel.

Medical USA health officials reverse stance on AstraZeneca's flu vaccine
Author: 0 USA health officials reverse stance on AstraZeneca's flu vaccine

The flu vaccine is only 25% effective against the worst strain of the virus, according to a new report from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Interim findings show effectiveness for this year's flu vaccine was 36%, which was on the lower end of the typical range of flu vaccine effectiveness of 40-60%.

Medical Deaths From Measles Outbreak Quadrupled In Europe Last Year, WHO Says
Author: 0 Deaths From Measles Outbreak Quadrupled In Europe Last Year, WHO Says

Ministers of health of 11 countries will meet on 20 February 2018 to discuss working together to achieve the goals set out in the European Vaccine Action Plan (EVAP) by 2020, including measles and rubella elimination. Far fewer cases were reported in other European countries, including 967 in Greece, 927 in Germany, 702 in Serbia, 649 in Tajikistan, 520 in France, 408 in the Russian Federation, 369 in Belgium, 282 in the United Kingdom, 167 in Bulgaria, 152 in Spain, 146 in Czechia and 105 ...

Medical Mohammed Haris Nalapad expelled from Cong for assaulting businessman
Author: 0 Mohammed Haris Nalapad expelled from Cong for assaulting businessman

Mohammed Nalapad has been accused of assaulting Vidvat Lokanath after an altercation at the eatery at 10 pm on Saturday. This did not prevent the BJP from calling the incident an example of "lawlessness" in the state under Congress. The victim, identified as Dollars Colony resident Vidwath, was having dinner at a high-end restaurant in UB City when Mohammad Nalapad and his friends walked in at 11:30pm.

Medical How effective is this year's flu shot?
Author: 0 How effective is this year's flu shot?

Australia was hit hard by the flu in 2017, with a high number of deaths and hospitalizations. Randomised controlled trials in the United States have found it is 24% more effective than the regular trivalent influenza vaccine. Influenza is not a trifling problem. "Even when flu vaccine does not prevent illness, it still lessens the severity and shortens the duration of the flu".

Medical Man accused of kidnapping 4-year-old daughter returning to SC
Author: 0 Man accused of kidnapping 4-year-old daughter returning to SC

Riverside Police Chief Rick Oliver was called to the scene, and there was then a heated exchange he and Evans. On Wednesday, she was discovered and recovered after two men working on a railroad spotted a suspicious vehicle, containing a sleeping man and a little girl, and reported it.

Medical State Health Dept. investigates 100 possible flu-related deaths
Author: 0 State Health Dept. investigates 100 possible flu-related deaths

Mid-South emergency rooms are seeing an increase in the number of visits. Scott Gottlieb, the commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), noted in a statement released on Thursday that, "it has been an especially challenging season, with high rates of hospitalization for both influenza and its complications".

Medical MA confirms first death of child from flu-related illness
Author: 0 MA confirms first death of child from flu-related illness

Lolita McDavid of the Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital. If you have more than one bathroom, have the sick person use one and well people use the other. The vaccine was only 25 percent effective against that type. Nationwide, there have been at least 63 pediatric flu-related deaths since October 1. Haverhill school officials confirmed that a local first-grader who died from influenza was the state's first flu-related pediatric death of the year.

Medical Cleveland Cavaliers at Oklahoma City Thunder, Game 56 preview and listings
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Los Angeles Lakers guard Josh Hart and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George at the Staples Center. "The Thunder also made 16 on January 29, 2014 at Miami". Alex Abrines started there for OKC Sunday and scored 16 points. Two Grizzlies defenders converged on Paul George and he immediately recognized Steven Adams rolling to the rim.

Medical Eating Slowly helps you to lose weight and Prevent Obesity
Author: 0 Eating Slowly helps you to lose weight and Prevent Obesity

Study authors Haruhisa Fukuda and Yumi Hurst of Kyushu University Graduate School of Medical Sciences in Fukuoka, Japan , confirm this hypothesis in their paper published in the journal BMJ Open . Changes in these eating habits were strongly associated with lower obesity and weight - Body Mass Index (BMI), and smaller waist circumference , the researchers found.

Medical Intruder at Opening Ceremony had to be ejected twice
Author: 0 Intruder at Opening Ceremony had to be ejected twice

At the opening ceremony for the Games, Mr Pence , Kim Yo-jong and Kim Yong-nam were seated in close proximity to each other. Kim Jong Un's decision to dispatch his sister to the games indicated he is keen to mend ties with Seoul, while testing the unity among South Korea , the United States and Japan over sanctions imposed on the North over its missile and nuclear programs.

Medical Fake doctor accused of infecting 21 people with HIV
Author: 0 Fake doctor accused of infecting 21 people with HIV

The man in question, Rajendra Yadav, did not regularly change needles and this was the cause of spreading the disease. Dr SP Chowdhary, the current CMO, said while he was CMS, he too wrote a letter to Prasad informing him about the regular detection of HIV patients in Bangarmau and calling the situation unusual.

Medical Rapid flu test has high false-negative results in children
Author: 0 Rapid flu test has high false-negative results in children

There were 76 deaths recorded in Kentucky last flu season . Ontario is, however, seeing an unusual combination of influenza A and B, which don't usually circulate simultaneously. "If you do end up getting the flu, make sure you see your doctor soon because if you start the antiviral medications within two days of getting the flu you have a much better chance of getting over it quicker", Johnson said.

Medical Poor US leadership will lead to major war with Russia, China
Author: 0 Poor US leadership will lead to major war with Russia, China

The U.S. military believes its nukes are seen as too large to be used and wants to develop low-yield bombs-a move that has prompted condemnation from China, Iran and Russian Federation. In an introductory statement, Mattis said, "We must look reality in the eye and see the world as it is, not as we wish it to be.in no way does this approach lower the nuclear threshold".

Medical National Health Protection Scheme roll out likely on October 2
Author: 0 National Health Protection Scheme roll out likely on October 2

Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg said a lot of specificity will be brought into the scheme by the first quarter of the next fiscal. "For this Rs2,000 crore has been kept for it as of now", said Nadda. The scheme will be paperless, cashless, and Aadhaar-linked, and there will be no cap on family size. In first and second phase, the government provided insurance coverage of Rs.

Medical Oracle rodent predicts six more weeks of winter for the US
Author: 0 Oracle rodent predicts six more weeks of winter for the US

Records dating to 1887 show Phil has now predicted more winter 103 times while forecasting an early spring just 18 times - including a year ago. (The first recorded mention of a Groundhog Day celebration, minus Gobbler's Knob , came in 1886 in The Punxsutawney Spirit .) But according to NJ.com , the real architect of Groundhog Day was an American newspaper editor.

Medical Florida nurse's video rant on awful flu season goes viral
Author: 0 Florida nurse's video rant on awful flu season goes viral

West Jefferson Medical Center reported 259 new diagnosed cases of the flu in that same time and 320 diagnosed cases right before the end of 2017. "It's great. In fact, if you aren't sick, just stay home, she advises. "Some (are) walking in with the flu and so guess what?" So guess what? Five flu's came in, 15 flu's walk out.

Medical Flu Season Far From Over — CDC
Author: 0 Flu Season Far From Over — CDC

Nearly 12,000 people in the United States have been hospitalized with laboratory-confirmed influenza since the season started, the CDC reported. Sneezing and hacking around this time of year simply becomes background music in many classes.

Medical Doctors warn of heart risk from some breast cancer therapies
Author: 0 Doctors warn of heart risk from some breast cancer therapies

Its not just possible damage caused by treatment - the risk factors for breast cancer and heart disease also overlap and include age, tobacco use, diet, obesity and sedentary lifestyle. The American Society of Clinical Oncology also now has guidelines in place for oncologists to consider regarding chemotherapy drugs and heart health, Rhee said.

Medical Lands' End launching Wear Red Campaign
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St. James independent school joins National Wear Red for Women Day to raise awareness about the prevalence of heart disease among women. The day helps raise awareness and advocate for more research for women's heart health. About 80% of cardiovascular diseases may be prevented. If you need a little help getting red-y today, check out these samples we've gathered for your street style inspiration.

Medical Vaping Damages DNA and Increases Lung Cancer Risk In Mice
Author: 0 Vaping Damages DNA and Increases Lung Cancer Risk In Mice

It was found that they had higher levels of DNA damage in the heart, bladder, and lungs than those breathing normal filtered air. Norman states, "this study shows us that e-cigarettes should work as part of a supply reduction strategy; increase the price discrepancy between tobacco to harm reduction products like e-cigarettes, decrease tobacco availability and increase harm reduction options".

Medical West Ham defender Arthur Masuaku apologises over red card for spitting
Author: 0 West Ham defender Arthur Masuaku apologises over red card for spitting

The 24-year-old Frenchman reacted to a challenge from Nick Powell at the start of the second half and was sent off. Arthur Masuaku has apologised for spitting at an opponent. "I want to say sorry for my actions on Saturday", Masuaku said in a statement on the club's website. "It was in the heat of the moment and out of character for me".

Medical Heart Patients are Urged to get a Flu Shot
Author: 0 Heart Patients are Urged to get a Flu Shot

The report confirmed the relationship between the flu and heart problems that medical specialists have been aware of for years. Across the United States, flu-related hospitalizations are spiking, according to the U.S. For 76%, it was their first heart attack, technically known as an acute myocardial infarction. The news about the flu seems to keep getting worse: A new study suggests that the risk of heart attack dramatically increases for people who are suffering from influenza.

Medical Monkey breakthrough a step closer to human cloning?
Author: 0 Monkey breakthrough a step closer to human cloning?

Has science moved a step closer to producing human clones? Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua , however, are not the first primate clones in general; they are the first genetically produced primates using a modified version of the Dolly method.

Medical Flu season in the Southern Tier: Seven things you need to know
Author: 0 Flu season in the Southern Tier: Seven things you need to know

The number of confirmed cases in the eight counties served by the health department has already reached 662 this season. During 2012, there were multiple outbreaks of H3N2v resulting in 309 reported cases. "We are not restricting visitors at this time , but are re-evaluating if the activity increases we will put the signs up and let people know visitors are restricted", she said.

Medical The Afrin operation: The need for peace
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US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Washington had proposed working with Turkey and forces on the ground in Afrin to "see how we can stabilise this situation and meet Turkey's legitimate concerns for their security". Turkey was immediately upset by the decision, and the usa moved to placate Turkey by giving it a database with the serial numbers of weapons provided to YPG fighters so that they could track their use.

Medical Saudi Arabia announces $1.5 billion in new aid for Yemen
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia announces $1.5 billion in new aid for Yemen

The expansion of ports will be supported with up to Dollars 40 million from the Saudi-led coalition. "$1.5bn in new humanitarian aid funding for distribution across United Nations agencies and worldwide relief organisations", the coalition announced in a statement.

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