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Standing Instead Of Sitting All Day Could Help You Lose Weight

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The scientists investigated 46 studies with 1,184 participants, whose average age was 33 years, the average weight was 143.3 pounds in which 60% were men. The findings of the new study are particularly significant given that Americans sit for a whopping per day, on average. These studies made sure to only measure sitting vs. Read More »

Fidel Castro's son takes his own life in Havana

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Nicknamed " Fidelito " or Little Fidel for his family resemblance, Diaz-Balat's suicide came a little more than a year after the death of his father with whom he maintained a complicated relationship. Fidelito later studied in the Soviet Union and married a Russian woman, according to his official biography. Fidelito's death comes just over a year after that of his father on November 25, 2016, at age 90. Read More »

Florida nurse holds live Q&A on Facebook after video goes viral

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She added that between 25 to 30 patients are sitting for hours in the emergency waiting rooms. In the almost seven-minute video, she also discusses easy flu prevention methods. Katherine Lockler has worked as a nurse for 10 years. Lockler said she believes the post took off when some people in her field of work shared the video. Read More »

Hyderabad: Teen raped in movie theatre during Padmaavat show

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The two had chose to meet on January 29, the day when accused came to Hyderabad to meet his relatives living in the city. Though the incident happened three days ago, it came to light on Thursday when police arrested the offender and sent him to judicial remand. Read More »

Leftists slam rearrest of NDF consultant over 'trumped-up charges'

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Roque also stressed that the JASIG , which shielded NDF consultants from arrest, was no longer in effect following the termination of the peace talks. "If a person has warrant of arrest or if there is basis for warrantless arrest, he should be arrested because if not, it will be dereliction of duty", Roque, a lawyer, explained. Read More »

Two-part cancer treatment 'eliminates tumors in mice'

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He further added that the approach bypassed the need to identify tumour-specific immune targets. Lichtenfeld pointed out that there are still a lot of unknowns about the treatment, such as how many cancers will it tackle, will it work on everyone, and does it have the potential to overstimulate the immune system? Since the drug's application is so localised, the researchers insist it is cost-effective and unlikely to cause adverse side effects often seen in other kinds of immune ... Read More »

Los Angeles endured 12th school shooting of 2018

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This mom says her son called in tears saying he heard the shot in a nearby classroom. The violence in Los Angeles follows two school shootings in the USA last week. this year. There was no longer any danger at the school , Zipperman said, but the campus remained on lockdown. Both students who were shot are 15 years old - a boy who is in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the head and a girl who was shot in the wrist and is in fair condition. Read More »

Prostate cancer now killing more Brits than breast tumours as funding lags

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She said that cardiologists should also be involved to help protect women's hearts before, during, and after breast cancer treatments . Breast cancer survivors especially aged women over the age of 65, are more prone to die from cardiovascular disease than breast cancer, emphasizing the significance of potently overseeing heart disease risk components during and succeeding cancer treatment . Read More »

Two from Hardin among flu-related deaths

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While the CDC and most doctors advise that people get the flu vaccine-and there's still time do so-others say the vaccine does little or no good. Nurse Epidemiologist Ellen Smith says that at St. One of the ways someone can protect themselves from this illness is the flu shot. Get a flu shot . Previous year was considered to be a mild flu season, but now, he said, it's not unusual for him to see five to 10 flu patients every day. Read More »

Coffee may come with warning labels in CA

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To remedy this, their lawsuit is asking the state to force companies to post explicit cancer warnings on their store counters or walls. The complaint focuses on acrylamide , a chemical found not only in coffee, but in French fries, potato chips, crackers, bread, cookies, breakfast cereals, canned black olives, and prune juice. Read More »

Apparently Pizza For Breakfast Isn't The Worst Idea

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Obviously, there are a lot of things have to be taken in to the consideration, such as various types of pizza and cereals. She admits that pizza is not of necessity a healthy meal, however, maintains that it's really a more balanced meal than a typical bowl of sugars aromas. Read More »

Blood take a look at finds poisonous Alzheimer's proteins

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Using high-tech mass spectrometry technology, known as IP-MS, scientists identified patients with the rogue peptide in their blood plasma, indicating a build-up of beta-amyloid in the brain, with 90 per cent accuracy. This first small test by scientists in the U.S. has left promises, as it seems to improve the quality of life of patients, slowing the worsening of the disease and allowing them to maintain their autonomy in their day-to-day activities for longer. Read More »

Hats for infants, events raise awareness of heart health

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Go Red also wants action to save more lives and was created to empower women to take charge of their heart health . That includes heart attack and stroke. Visit www.sthealth.com . According to the AHA, cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the world and the United States, killing almost 801,000 Americans each year. Read More »

Five more flu-related deaths in Cuyahoga County

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Dr. Michael Boulton, medical director of the emergency department and chair of the emergency medicine service line at Adventist Central Valley Network, said this has been one of the busiest and most widespread flu seasons he has seen. Some people also may have vomiting and diarrhea. Gill said the health department continues to encourage people to get the influenza vaccination. All the idea that this year's flu shots are not efficient came for an Australian lab which stated that the flu ... Read More »

Can Unit-Dose Packaging Reduce Opioid Abuse?

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In the statement , Gottlieb said, "At the FDA, we believe one of our key roles in addressing the opioid epidemic is to reduce new addiction". FDA continues to receive reports of serious heart problems and deaths with much higher than the recommended doses of loperamide, primarily among people who are intentionally misusing or abusing the product , despite the addition of a warning to the medicine label and a previous communication. Read More »

De Bruyne masterclass inspires Man City win

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Foster could have been, on another night, the hero for West Brom , and he produced four fine first-half saves to keep out powerful strikes from De Bruyne whose ability to find the target from distance is equal to his speed on the counter and accuracy with the ball at his feet. Read More »

SpaceX Falcon 9 Has Successful Launch and Surprising Ocean Landing

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As with other SES/ SpaceX partnerships, SpaceX would use a previously used booster in order to do the job. However, tech mogul Elon Musk tweeted late Wednesday night that the rocket had "amazingly" survived. It is also equipped with anti-jamming features, encrypted telemetry and control. The powerful rocket will carry Musk's 2008 midnight-cherry-red Tesla Roadster playing David Bowie's "Space Oddity" as it makes its way towards Mars orbit. Read More »

40 million people watched Trump's State of the Union address on TV

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White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders mocked Pelosi's stone-faced reaction to Trump's address on Wednesday. He spoke on the many natural disasters that have struck America this year, highlighting the heroism of the coast guard, firefighters, police officers and citizens who helped each other. Read More »

Nigeria Beat Sudan, To Face Morocco In CHAN Final

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Nigeria will play Morocco in Sunday's final after the hosts defeated Libya 3-1 in the first semi-final match played earlier in the evening. Former junior global Oladele Ajiboye took over from Ezenwa and did his credentials a world of good. Read More »

The Super Blue Blood Moon: Everything you need to know

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Surprisingly and incredible, this month has total two full moons in the month of January 2018, and according to all the interested scientists and NASA itself, this has been declared as a blue moon event. Scientists are keen to study the sharp, sudden drop in temperature at the lunar surface, as Earth's shadow blankets the moon. While lunar eclipses happen infrequently, Kawaler said, they can be predicted for hundreds of years into the future with great precision. Read More »

Can Trump's State of the Union Address Reverse His Historic Unpopularity?

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CIS Director of Policy Studies Jessica Vaughan said Trump's plan to limit the ability of immigrants to bring family members to the United States, so-called " chain migration ", will take years to offset those who have been eligible for legal status under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, a temporary program created by former president Barack Obama that expires in March. Read More »

Super blue blood moon wows New Zealanders

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Here's how it breaks down. "This coming full moon is unusual in that it is the second full moon of the month, when typically there is only one full moon per calendar month". "The Moon will then enter the darker shadow of Earth, umbra, by about 6.21 p.m., that is when it is visible with a red tint till almost 7.37 p.m.", Galgali added. Read More »

What is the healthiest alternative to milk?

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However, rice milk is free of lactose, the sugar in cow's milk that causes those unpleasant digestive problems for so many people; and it's a suitable substitute for those allergic or intolerant to soybeans and almonds. Meanwhile, dairy-free coconut beverages have no protein. It tied almond milk in calcium at 330 milligrams. Among the four plant bases, its calorie count was the highest with 130. Read More »

Iran slams Trump for 'ignorance' in State of the Union comments

On December 14, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley presented what she claimed to be "undeniable" evidence, including the allegedly recovered pieces of a Yemeni missile, saying it proved that Iran was violating global law by giving missiles to the Houthi Ansarullah movement. Read More »

Texas kidnapping victim shot after grabbing Federal Bureau of Investigation agent's rifle

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The agents decided against using flashlights because they did not want to blind fellow officers attempting to enter from the opposite side of the residence. "Those agents that morning went there with the best of intentions". The agent who shot Valladares has been placed on leave pending an inquiry. However, Valladares' brother, Ernesto, said his brother spoke flawless English and he doesn't believe investigators' claims that his brother pulled the agent's rifle. Read More »

Kenya names opposition movement a criminal group

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Hundreds of NASA supporters are gathered at the Uhuru Park in Nairobi to participate in the repeat swearing-in which failed to come on in December previous year. "We're trying to reach out informally to government officials, but we are not getting any answers", Waruru said. Numerous protesters were chanting pro-Odinga slogans, waving tree branches and blowing horns and whistles. Read More »

UK Should Fortify Its Flour With Folic Acid, Scientists Say

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But the new study published in the journal Public Health Reviews found the upper limit of 1mg a day was based on "flawed analysis". Other countries where food is fortified with folic acid are US, Canada and Australia. Spina bifida is characterized by the incomplete development of the brain, spinal cord and/or meninges (the protective covering around the brain and spinal cord). Read More »

Higgins: New report a reminder on bridge issues

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A newly released study is once again pointing to the need to revamp the nation's infrastructure. Virginia has made improvements on 110 of its bridges, reflecting an 11.8 percent drop in the number of deficient bridges in the state. Bridges are assessed on a scale of zero to nine, with nine indicating the bridge is in excellent condition. "During the inspection, the condition of the superstructure, which is the portion, the top part of the bridge was rated in poor condition". Read More »

Study Warns Disrupted Sleep Cycles Could Be Linked To Alzheimer's

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People with Alzheimer's disease are known to have disturbances in their internal body clocks that affect the sleep/wake cycle and may increase risk of developing the disorder. One recent study found that even disrupting someone's sleep for a night could lead to a spike in Alzheimer's-related proteins. And some had both scans and spinal fluid testing. Read More »

Viceroy's motives questioned by Capitec

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The publishing of the report led to a massive sell-off in Capitec's share price. Shares in Capitec Holdings dropped as much as 25 percent after US firm Viceroy Research said the South African lender overstates its financial assets and income, claims which the bank rejected. Read More »

Scientists test 'brain pacemaker' on patients with Alzheimer's

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One of the patients, LaVonne Moore, 85, is said to have recovered the ability to cook, plan outings and choose her own clothes after two years of the treatment, which is known as deep brain stimulation (DBS ). But Dr Doug Brown of the Alzheimer's Society said: "This study showed that DBS is likely to be safe for people with Alzheimer's disease but as the study only involved three people who showed varying degrees of improvement, it may not work for everyone in practice. Read More »

California teacher calls military members 'lowest of the low' in viral video

A teacher in California sparked outrage after several videos surfaced of him apparently criticizing the military in front of his high school class. El Rancho Unified School District officials became aware of the incident Saturday after the videos gained traction and acknowledged that it was Salcido's voice in the videos . Read More »

Alabama officials looking into deaths during raging flu season

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The number of flu-related deaths in Georgia has more than doubled, according to the state Department of Public Health. Compared to the previous week, this is an increase of 3,540 cases - a 34 percent increase. The Health Services division has also worked in collaboration with teachers, administrators, and the Plant Services and Facilities divisions to take extra precautions, which include wiping down surfaces daily with antibacterial solution, sending all children who present symptoms to ... Read More »

What Is Hookworm Infection? Couple Contracts Condition During Vacation

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Katie Stephens , 22, and Eddie Zytner, 25, noticed their feet were itchy during their week-long stay at the IFA Villas Bavaro Resort in Punta Cana earlier this month, but they assumed they had just received some harmless bug bites . "We found out that Health Canada had denied our request to receive the medication saying our case wasn't severe enough". The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has some health guidelines for those who plan to visit the Dominican Republic , but they ... Read More »

Indonesian police cut transgender women's hair to force 'manly makeover'

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A group of 12 women were taken into custody during raids on five beauty salons early Sunday morning, North Aceh Police Chief Ahmad Untung Surianata told Antara . Transgender women are known locally as waria , a word that combines the Indonesian words for men and women. "In addition, the officers also nurtured them by way of having them run for some time and telling them to chant loudly until their male voices came out", he said. Read More »

The Bachelor: Krystal Nielson will get rose and warns others

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That sure wiped the smile off Krystal's face. During her one-on-one time with Arie , Krystal apologizes for her earlier actions, and opens up about her past. "All my stuff is gone and I'm not going on the date ." YES. Date with Tia: Tia and Arie went boating in the Everglades, saw an alligator and a turtle, then ate frog legs, catfish and deep-fried corn with some guy named Darryl at his house on stilts. Read More »

Nokia 3310 with 4G VoLTE, YunOS launched in China

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Nokia 3310 4G has been made launched, featuring an ultra-fast 4G LTE connectivity and Wi-Fi support. On the rear side of the phone , there will be a 2 MP camera accompanied by a LED flash. The removable 1200 mAh BL-4UL battery ensures the longest talk time of 15 hours, 8 hours and 5 hours on 2G, 3G and 4G network respectively. A polarizing film is placed on the display of the phone that allow users to view the contents of the screen clearly under direct sunlight. Read More »

Flu is widespread across the USA for 3rd straight week

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The CDC tallied 11,965 laboratory-confirmed flu-associated hospitalizations between October 1, 2017, and January 20, 2018. The flu season has hit hard and fast, without any end in sight. But exactly well it is working won't be known until next month. "As far as Greene County residents, and flu deaths, we've had two reported to us this flu season ", she says. Read More »

Holocaust Memorial Day - The 'Power of Words' by a Wealden resident

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As a diplomatic row brewed on the day the world marked International Holocaust Remembrance Day , Poland's charge d'affaires to Israel was summoned to the Foreign Ministry yesterday, the ministry said . His statement came on the heels of a heated Twitter exchange over the bill between Yair Lapid , the chairman of the opposition Yesh Atid party, and the Polish embassy in Israel. Read More »

Teacher Removed From City Council Committees After Anti-Military Rant

A series of videos has been posted to Facebook in which a history and social studies teacher at El Rancho High School in Pico Rivera, California , can be heard completely disrespecting and trashing the us military and the men and women who serve the country - all because one of his students was wearing a Marines sweatshirt in class. Read More »

Angry Fan Throws Shoe on Tamanna!

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In the centre of all this, Tamannaah got a huge shock when a shoe was thrown at her at a public appearance. The culprit, 31-year-old Karimullah, was instantly arrested by the police present at the spot. The footwear hit Fayad, the tour in-charge, who registered a complaint with Narayanguda police. However, fortunately, the shoe didn't touch Tamanna and it hit a sales person of the jewelry store. Read More »

Beyonce's Flawless 2018 GRAMMYs Look -- All the Details!

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On the night before the Grammy awards , Jay-Z took the stage at a NY dinner attended by music industry titans to discuss his complex relationship with music's highest honors, where the odds are historically stacked against hip-hop artists winning top accolades. Read More »

Logic ends Grammy performance with powerful message to 's-hole countries'

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Cara released her debut album in 2015, but still fit within the eligibility requirements to qualify for Best New Artist, releasing a minimum of five singles or one album, but no more than 30 singles or three albums. Her competition - JAY-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars and Childish Gambino - all had solo performances of their own music. "I'm not this prophetic dude, I just want to make music and have fun, however, I have a power that a lot of people in this world don't". Read More »