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He says the family is aware of the intense public interest in the case but is not prepared emotionally to speak about it. In addition, the Arizona Department of Economic Security conducted a health and wellbeing check on every patient at the facility and is cooperating with the police investigation.
  • Male 9/11 Survivor Diagnosed With Breast Cancer

    Male 9/11 Survivor Diagnosed With Breast Cancer

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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 ...
  • Six children dead, 12 sick in viral outbreak at New Jersey facility

    Six children dead, 12 sick in viral outbreak at New Jersey facility

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    Adenoviruses usually just cause mild illnesses. "The combination of a worse strain of adenovirus together with a fragile population has led to a more severe outbreak", it added. "I have been briefed by [Commissioner of Health] Dr. Elnahal, who has assured me that the Department of Health has recommended vital measures to enhance protections against the further spread of infection and will continue its active on-site surveillance".
  • Peterborough Labour Party calls for World Mental Health Day support

    Peterborough Labour Party calls for World Mental Health Day support

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    The move, meant to tackle the tragedy of 4,500 people taking their own lives in England each year, comes on World Mental Health Day. "If we wait until people are adults we have waited too long", she said. This blog originally appeared on the foundation's website . The theme of this year's World Mental health Day is spot on, but the changing world that we need to see is the one that is able to contribute positively to the prevention of difficulties and the development of good mental ...
  • Rare, polio-like condition appears in USA again

    Rare, polio-like condition appears in USA again

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    Between August 2014 and August 2018, the CDC received 362 cases of acute flaccid myelitis (AFM). The number of cases of the illness, also known as AFM, is the highest in the state since 2014, when there were three reported cases, the health authorities said.
  • Lines outside court for Kavanaugh's first day

    Lines outside court for Kavanaugh's first day

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    In front of a packed courtroom, Chief Justice John Roberts welcomed the newest judge on the nine-member panel and wished him a "long and happy career". Ford's claims, while not hearing a word of contrition from the newest justice, was hard for many Americans who have experienced sexual misconduct firsthand", Roth added.
  • KINK/Portland, OR Goes PINK For The Month Of October

    KINK/Portland, OR Goes PINK For The Month Of October

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    She says many women feel a false sense of security when a mammogram or ultra sound comes back normal. She has a team of six survivors that she manages and connects with new patients. Early detection is key to fighting breast cancer , and can lead to an easier treatment plan. "That's what really matters". Last year, the Pink Ribbon Bagel 100% Day resulted in a one-day total of more than 13,000 bagels sold.
  • Grassley Releases List Of 10 People FBI Interviewed During Investigation

    Grassley Releases List Of 10 People FBI Interviewed During Investigation

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    In an earlier tweet, Shah said the White House is "fully confident" that the Senate will confirm Kavanaugh, whose nomination has been roiled by the allegations of three women about his behavior more than three decades ago. The sound of protesters, some victims of sexual assault, outside the U.S. Capitol today. "We did not agree that the White House should tie the FBI's hands", she said.
  • American, Japanese win Nobel for lifesaving cancer research

    American, Japanese win Nobel for lifesaving cancer research

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    Allison, 70, "realised the potential of releasing the brake and thereby unleashing our immune cells to attack tumours", the Nobel jury said during Monday's prize announcement in Stockholm . "When we showed (Professor Ralph) Reisfeld a paper we wrote, he actually said, 'I don't want my name on it". Although the concept of using the immune system against cancer arose in the 19th century, initial treatments based on the approach were only modestly effective.
  • What’s next for Brett Kavanaugh: Senate committee votes Friday morning

    What’s next for Brett Kavanaugh: Senate committee votes Friday morning

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    Judge Kavauaugh has said he may have met Ms Ford but denies any assault took place. Multiple allegations of sexual assault have surfaced against Kavanaugh over the last 10 days after Dr. Two sexual assault survivors confronted Sen. Meanwhile, there were signs the remarkable testimony before the panel in which Kavanaugh angrily declared his innocence and Ford calmly recounted the moment in which she says he attacked her had registered negatively with two organizations whose support ...
  • 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.