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Salmonella outbreak linked to kratom, 10 cases in WA so far

Salmonella outbreak linked to kratom, 10 cases in WA so far

It's an ongoing investigation and regular updates are expected. If you have consumed kratom and have symptoms of Salmonella , such as severe or bloody diarrhea, fever, chills, abdominal discomfort,...

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SC extends Karti Chidambaram's relief from arrest till 26 March

SC extends Karti Chidambaram's relief from arrest till 26 March

Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud also transferred to itself the cases pending before the Delhi High Court relating to adjudication of Enforcement Directorate's (ED) power to arrest an accus...

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'Superman' Li Ka-shing confirms retirement at age 89

'Superman' Li Ka-shing confirms retirement at age 89

He will stay on as an advisor to the group he created, at an annual fee of HK$5,000 - equivalent to U.S. $637, or about $12.25 a week. At the news conference, however, when several questions were ad...

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Nigeria's President Reportedly Negotiates Release Of Abducted Schoolgirls

Nigeria's President Reportedly Negotiates Release Of Abducted Schoolgirls

Shehu claimed that when the president met with the parents at the Government Girls Science and Technology College , the scene of the abduction, the atmosphere was so emotive that the president cried....

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Alia Bhatt FINALLY Addresses Rumours Of Her Dating Ranbir Kapoor

Alia Bhatt FINALLY Addresses Rumours Of Her Dating Ranbir Kapoor

It is a period drama based on Harinder Sikka's novel "Calling Sehmat", about a Kashmiri spy married to a Pakistani man during the 1971 India-Pakistan war. "Good luck", wished Anil Kapoor via Twitter. ...

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Alia Bhatt turns 25, shares new stills from Raazi

Alia Bhatt turns 25, shares new stills from Raazi

From then on, all her performances have been critically acclaimed, and her act in Udta Punjab , as a Bihari girl, won her all the accolades for a powerful portrayal of drug addiction and someone who ...

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Duke Vs. Iona Live Stream

Duke Vs. Iona Live Stream

When the Blue Devils made Iona slow down into its halfcourt offense, they got a little bit better defensively, but there were still holes. As for the way he felt against Iona , Carter said, "I fe...

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County health rankings improve

County health rankings improve

Hamilton County is deemed the healthiest county, however they have a younger average population, higher incomes and more community assets. According to this year's rankings, Pitt County made numero...

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Video shows Florida deputy outside Parkland high school during rampage

Video shows Florida deputy outside Parkland high school during rampage

He said the question is why he didn't: was it because of Peterson's individual character or something about the culture in the Broward Sheriff's Office that made him avoid a deadly force situation? ...

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Kejriwal retracts allegations and apologises to Bikram Singh Majithia

Kejriwal retracts allegations and apologises to Bikram Singh Majithia

Kejriwal's apology, reportedly a bid to free himself from the defamation cases he faces, including one by finance minister Arun Jaitley , has brought the differences out in the open. Sandhu went on...

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FDA: Nicotine in Cigarettes Would Be Lowered Under Proposal

FDA: Nicotine in Cigarettes Would Be Lowered Under Proposal

Additionally, the current smoking rate of 15% could drop as low as 1.4% and more than 8 million tobacco-related deaths could be avoided through the end of the century, according to the statement . "I...

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Nigeria static on Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking

Nigeria static on Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking

Nigeria had 609 points, two points below Cameroon that is 51st in the world. World champion Germany remains on the top, followed by Brazil, Portugal, Argentina, Belgium, Poland, Spain, Switzerland, ...

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Flu deaths rise to 20 in Central Alberta

Flu deaths rise to 20 in Central Alberta

The state Department of Health reports 197 people have died as a result of the illness, the most since the department began tracking the deaths in 2000. For the week ending March 10, the last full wee...

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Regular exercise may prevent dementia in women

Regular exercise may prevent dementia in women

The researchers measured the peak cardiovascular capacity of 191 women, with an average age of 50. Over the course of 44 years, each participant was tested for dementia six times. He's director of t...

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Huge cost of United States healthcare driven by drugs prices and salaries

Huge cost of United States healthcare driven by drugs prices and salaries

The US also spends more on administrative costs. The U.S saw 192 discharges per 100,000 people. The new study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association , suggests instead that A...

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Killed In Fresh Plateau Attack

Killed In Fresh Plateau Attack

The army said the 3 Division Garrison in Plateau discovered the bodies. The two soldiers were killed by herdsmen who opened fire on the troops' convoy, Mr. The governor's aide called on the affected...

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Health alert: Traveler infected with measles visited Newark Airport

Health alert: Traveler infected with measles visited Newark Airport

New Jersey residents who may have been on the patient's flights will be notified by their local health department. 12 day incubation period and initially presents with a high fever, red eyes, cough, r...

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Millennial railcard chaos as site crashes on day one

Millennial railcard chaos as site crashes on day one

The railcard can also be loaded on to your Oyster card, to save a third off single off-peak fares. The rush to purchase the online railcards caused the website to crash for several hours shortly a...

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Stars mourn Stephen Hawking: 'Thank you for inspiring us'

Stars mourn Stephen Hawking: 'Thank you for inspiring us'

Hawking's ability to overcome his physical challenges may have been part of his allure publicly, but Barkanova said he was also able to explain complex concepts such as black holes in plain languag...

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Smoking Can Increase The Chances Of Going Deaf By 60 Percent

Smoking Can Increase The Chances Of Going Deaf By 60 Percent

The estimates came from data on current smokers who used the e-cigarettes to quit and never-smokers who switched to long-term use of traditional cigarettes after using e-cigarettes. Among those wh...

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We're number one! Ottawa County tops for health

We're number one! Ottawa County tops for health

Local Tennessee counties fared much better than Southwest Virginia. A new report out Wednesday morning compared the well-being of almost every county in the United States. Communities use the ran...

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Nigeria plans to negotiate for release of abducted girls

Nigeria plans to negotiate for release of abducted girls

The top US diplomat is expected to grant press interview immediately after meeting with President Buhari before departing Nigeria for Washington later today. The chairman, who encouraged government ...

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Appeals Court upholds Sanctuary Cities Ban

Appeals Court upholds Sanctuary Cities Ban

The White House has been blocked by judges elsewhere in the country from taking away federal funding from cities that shelter undocumented immigrants , whom President Donald Trump has characterized a...

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YouTube plans 'information cues' to combat hoaxes

YouTube plans 'information cues' to combat hoaxes

YouTube intends to present an alternative viewpoint to videos questioning science or describing conspiracies about events such as the United States moon landing . YouTube's plan to incorporate Wik...

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QB Case Keenum leaving Vikings to sign with Broncos

QB Case Keenum leaving Vikings to sign with Broncos

Kirk Cousins isn't the only name dominating National Football League headlines on Tuesday and although the Denver Broncos look to have missed out in the Kirk Cousins sweepstakes-despite reports ...

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Over 400000 USA deaths per year caused by lead exposure

Over 400000 USA deaths per year caused by lead exposure

Metin Avkiran, associate medical director at the British Heart Foundation, added: "This study adds to the substantial evidence that exposure to lead can have long-term consequences". "Our study estima...

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CDC chief: Missing epidemiologist was not passed over for promotion

CDC chief: Missing epidemiologist was not passed over for promotion

Timothy Cunningham hasn't been seen or heard from since February 12, family members say. "There has been news coverage that Commander Cunningham recently did not receive a promotion", Dr. His concer...

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Regeneron's anti-cholesterol drug Praluent reduces death risk in trial

Regeneron's anti-cholesterol drug Praluent reduces death risk in trial

All told, the data will be important for Sanofi to grow Praluent's uptake against Amgen's market-leading Repatha in a class that's already far behind initial projections, largely because of payer ...

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PM launches campaign to eradicate TB by 2025

PM launches campaign to eradicate TB by 2025

Prime Minister Narendra Modi set 2025 as the deadline for India to achieve complete elimination of Tuberculosis (TB) from the country. "We have had a long journey in eradicating TB and have not be...

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BJP to boycott all party-meet called by Kejriwal to discuss sealing

BJP to boycott all party-meet called by Kejriwal to discuss sealing

The Delhi government has made a decision to lead a delegation of political parties to the Supreme Court-appointed monitoring committee to discuss issues related to the Delhi master plan (MPD) 2021 and...

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