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Surgeon General Issues Public Advisory to Help Battle Opioid Overdoses

Surgeon General Issues Public Advisory to Help Battle Opioid Overdoses Just last month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new data showing a rise in emergency department visits for opioid overdoses. As of July 2017, all 50 states had passed laws improving naloxone access, according to the The Network for Public Health Law, a nonprofit group. Maine's Republican Gov. [Full Article...]

Body of missing CDC employee found near Chattahoochee River in Georgia

Body of missing CDC employee found near Chattahoochee River in Georgia The CDC denied that report, but Atlanta police stood by its statement . Officials said it was just east of the Atlanta Public Safety Annex. Cunningham's parents, who live in Waldorf, Md., said their son kept in constant contact with his family, and talked with his sister almost every day. [Full Article...]

How are the numbers stacking up for Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)?

How are the numbers stacking up for Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)? Institutional Ownership/ Insider Ownership: Netflix , Inc. institutional ownership is held at 83.7% while insider ownership was 1.81%. Ripple effects emanating from Libor's ebbs and flows are cascading across the USA equity markets even as the measure is supposed to be on its way out after a scandal-ridden couple of years. [Full Article...]

Study Suggests You Can Still Lose Weight While Eating Pasta

Study Suggests You Can Still Lose Weight While Eating Pasta An analysis from researchers in Toronto suggests pasta might not be as bad as many think when it comes to weight loss. "Pasta does not contribute to weight gain or fattening", says Dr. Researchers said more studies are need to figure out whether pasta can be included in other popular meal plans such as the Mediterranean diet . The researchers stressed these results are "generalizable to pas... [Full Article...]

"Nightmare" bacteria, resistant to nearly every drug, stalk United States hospitals

During followup screening, almost one in every 10 contacts also tested positive, "meaning the unusual resistance had spread to other patients and could have continued spreading if left undetected", Schuchat said. Also, they added that germs are constantly evolving into superbugs becoming antibiotic-resistant bacteria and posing a real threat to humans health. [Full Article...]

'Zombie-Like' Raccoons Acting Strangely During Day Puzzle Police

'Zombie-Like' Raccoons Acting Strangely During Day Puzzle Police Youngstown police have received more than a dozen calls in just three weeks of raccoons "acting strange" in the middle of the day, according to reports. The Cook County Animal and Rabies Control told the station that the latest necropsy report for 2018 showed 43 percent of raccoons evaluated had distemper, said to be an unusual spike for the county. [Full Article...]

Malayalam actor Kollam Ajith dies due to stomach ailments

Malayalam actor Kollam Ajith dies due to stomach ailments He passed away at 3:40 am and was 56 years of age, according to media reports . Born in Kottayam as Ajith Kumar, the actor chose to use Kollam as a suffix to his name as he was brought up in Kollam. Though his parents were originally from Kottayam, Ajith was born and brought up in Kollam as his father was working there. Beginning his career in the 1980s, Ajith acted in over 500 movies. [Full Article...]

Woman's shocking discovery about father after Ancestry.com DNA test

Woman's shocking discovery about father after Ancestry.com DNA test The parents agreed on the condition the donor was a college student with physical characteristics similar to Fowler - namely brown hair, blue eyes and over 6-foot tall, according to the lawsuit . Ashby and Fowler met Mortimer in 1979, when they were a married couple residing in Idaho Falls, according to the lawsuit. It wasn't until previous year that the decades-long secret started to unravel -... [Full Article...]

Sensex opens over 350 points higher, Nifty above 10250

Sensex opens over 350 points higher, Nifty above 10250 Asian stocks are trading mostly higher, with Japan's Nikkei index rallying as much as 1.6 percent as trade fears eased and the yen weakened on improved risk appetite. The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) headed by RBI governor Urjit Patel started on Wednesday and it will announce its report today. Market breadth was positive with 1636 stocks rising against 275 falling on BSE. [Full Article...]

Police blotter: Possession of unsafe drugs and DUI

Police blotter: Possession of unsafe drugs and DUI An interlock device was not fitted to the vehicle she was driving and the vehicle was not registered to the driver. There was an open bottle of liquor in the front passenger seat, which witnesses told police they'd seen her drinking from. Police added that while Schleicher was in custody, she told officers she was pregnant, bleeding and having a miscarriage. Both Nichitoi and his girlfriend were... [Full Article...]

Monsoon likely to be normal this year

Monsoon likely to be normal this year Monsoon rains in India are expected to be average in 2018, Skymet said on Wednesday, raising prospects of higher farm and economic growth in the $2 trillion economy. The effects are linked to weak monsoon, crop damage, fires and flash floods. Jatin Singh, CEO, Skymet , said that a devolving La Nina and gradual warming of the Pacific have combined to rule out the possibility of excess rains. [Full Article...]

Snow Monkey bath-time secrets revealed

Snow Monkey bath-time secrets revealed The study's findings appear in Primates , the official journal of the Japan Monkey Centre, which is published by Springer. Many people come to this park every year to photograph the monkeys chilling out in the warm water. Higher-ranking females spent significantly more time bathing in the hot spring than lower-ranking females. "Further investigation using serum or saliva samples might b... [Full Article...]

Salman Khan to arrive in Jodhpur soon, Saif courts controversy

Salman Khan to arrive in Jodhpur soon, Saif courts controversy According to the poaching case's public prosecutor Bhawani Singh Bhati, Salman is charged under section 51 of the Wildlife (Protection) Act whereas the rest of the accused face charges under the same section but read with IPC section 149, which points to unlawful assembly. [Full Article...]

Joe Root looks forward after England's series losses vs New Zealand, Australia

Joe Root looks forward after England's series losses vs New Zealand, Australia Ish Sodhi wants to win a test for New Zealand with the ball; instead his finest day as a test cricketer came today with the bat, saving a match and securing a series victory for his country. Just so satisfying to come away with the series win. The day started with England needing 10 wickets to win the match as the Kiwis also could've gone for a victory with 340 runs away. [Full Article...]

FDA Orders Kratom Recall for Salmonella

FDA Orders Kratom Recall for Salmonella According to a Tuesday news release, the FDA is advising customers to dispose of at least three Triangle Pharmanaturals products - Raw Form Organics Maeng Da Kratom in Emerald Green, Ivory White and Ruby Red - after salmonella was detected in six samples tested by the Oregon Public Health Division and the FDA. [Full Article...]

Flu season claims 86 lives in Alberta, hospitalizes more than 2800

Flu season claims 86 lives in Alberta, hospitalizes more than 2800 Ricci says it's important to still practice good hygiene, like washing your hands often, and staying home if you have flu symptoms. There are inactivated flu viruses or pieces of the viruses, called subunits, in the vaccine. In addition to religious-accommodation issues, unionized employers may face other hurdles to implementing or changing a flu vaccine policy. "We should be at the tail end o... [Full Article...]

Antibiotic resistant "nightmare bacteria" a growing threat in the US, CDC says

Antibiotic resistant Some of the sick patients had travelled for surgery or other health care to another country where drug-resistant germs are more common, and the superbug infections were discovered after they returned to the U.S. "We have a number of clinical societies we are working with actively, making direct outreach to providers through hospital associations to make sure providers know what they need to do a... [Full Article...]

Man dies in Cloquet house fire

Man dies in Cloquet house fire The fire began around 5 p.m. Friday at 8 Tullamore St.in Uptown Butte just south of Centerville. "She said the fire started after the TV exploded and that the whole of the living room is gone". No injuries have been reported, the cause of the fire is under investigation. An outbuilding on Centenary Road caught fire Sunday evening, resulting in a total loss. [Full Article...]

Gay dating app investigated for sharing users' HIV results

Gay dating app investigated for sharing users' HIV results Late in the year 2017, a reporter had discovered that the popular dating app Tinder had collected 800 pages on a user's personal data, culled from her conversations with the other users and her social media networks, even after she told that she had disconnected them from her dating app. [Full Article...]

April marks National Donate Life Month 2018

April marks National Donate Life Month 2018 Beaver Dam Community Hospital participated in the inaugural Pause to Give Life event, which took place at 10:08 a.m., to highlight the fact that one donor can save eight lives followed by a moment of silence for 1 minute, 14 seconds to recognize the more than 114,000 patients waiting for a life-saving transplant. [Full Article...]


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