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A woman holds the hand of her mother who is dying from cancer during her final hours at a palliative care hospital. But that's not what someone fighting cancer wants to hear, she said. Though Fultz's story is not unusual, Jackson said it not very common. "I ensure that my patients are provided with the necessary information about their diagnosis, their genetics and their treatment options so that together we can determine the most appropriate and successful treatment plan to fit their ...
  • 3.4M chickens, 5,500 hogs dead in Florence flood

    3.4M chickens, 5,500 hogs dead in Florence flood

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    The bodies were recovered later that evening. Neither woman was handcuffed or restrained, Richardson said. Both deputies "attempted to extricate the persons being transported", the news release said. "Just like you, we have questions we want answered". Don't Drown?' Gross negligence has robbed two families of their loved ones. A statement sent by the Green family, including her other living child, to WLTX , added: "We want those who are responsible to be held accountable".
  • Think twice before starting to take daily aspirin

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    Taking aspirin every day does not significantly reduce the risk of a heart attack or stroke in healthy people over 70, a study has found. The study, involving 19,114 older people - 16,703 in Australia and 2,411 in the United States - began in 2010 and enrolled participants aged 70 and older.
  • US Senator John McCain dies after brain tumour battle

    US Senator John McCain dies after brain tumour battle

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    I've been as lonely as a person can be and I've enjoyed the company of heroes. The support extended to Israel's numerous offensives against Palestinians, including the 2014 bombardment of Gaza, which killed more than 2,250 residents of the besieged territory, the vast majority of them civilians.
  • Utah sees first death from West Nile virus in 2018

    Utah sees first death from West Nile virus in 2018

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    The first North American cases of West Nile were detected in New York City in 1999 and since then, it has established itself in the continental United States and Canada, the B.C. West Nile virus has been spreading widely in recent years, while it has been established in Greece following an increase in mosquito populations migrating from Africa.
  • 'The Rock' joining group that champions rights for disabled

    'The Rock' joining group that champions rights for disabled

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    However, he admitted: "At the same time, Stephen, I'm not delusional at all". "So finally I reached a point where I said, "Alright, two things have to happen: I'm gonna surround myself with a different group of people, different management, and then I'm gonna make sure that I just gotta be me".
  • Amazon sends pharmacy stocks tumbling after snapping up online chemist

    Amazon sends pharmacy stocks tumbling after snapping up online chemist

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    Recently, Walmart was reportedly eyeing PillPack and willing to pay close to $1 billion. Shareholders suffered jitters after Amazon closed a deal with PillPack, which sells prescriptions in every USA state except Hawaii. It also handles deliveries, refills, and adjustments to medications. "When Amazon sneezes, everybody else catches a cold", said Joseph Feldman, an analyst with Telsey Advisory.
  • FDA greenlights GW's Epidiolex, the first United States drug made from marijuana

    FDA greenlights GW's Epidiolex, the first United States drug made from marijuana

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    It does not contain THC, the well-known psychoactive component of marijuana responsible for the drug's characteristic high. "I'm really happy we have a product that will be much cleaner and one that I know what it is", said Dr. This treatment we have studied for the last five years. Both Dravet Syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome are diagnosed by a clinical exam and EEG by a doctor, ideally a doctor who specializes in brain conditions for children, known as a pediatric neurologist.
  • Wynne Playing 'Dangerous Game' By Conceding She Can't Win: Horwath

    Wynne Playing 'Dangerous Game' By Conceding She Can't Win: Horwath

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    As for regrets, Wynne said: "I wish I could have figured out how to make it clearer to people that I do care, that I want their lives to be better - because I think part of the antipathy, part of the reason that people don't like me - those who don't like me - is that they don't know that I actually do care about them".
  • Interview: Smoking harmful to entire human body, not just lungs, says expert

    Interview: Smoking harmful to entire human body, not just lungs, says expert

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    Of the over 7 million tobacco-related deaths annually, about 3 million are from heart diseases and stroke , and close to 900,000 are non-smokers dying from breathing second-hand smoke. Tobacco use is the second leading cause of CVD, after high blood pressure . Additionally, 20 per cent of stroke deaths are attributed to tobacco use, while most of the deaths attributed to tobacco use occur in Jamaicans 45-49 years old.