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Medical Just in: PHOTO: Buhari meets members of his media team in London
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The minister said the President exchanged banters with his aides and has not lost his sense of humour. The photos released by Adesina showed the President in group photograph with the media team outside and another in sitting position. "I have now learnt to obey orders, rather than be obeyed", the president reportedly said. "What we did in The Gambia early this year fetched us a lot of goodwill on the African continent".

Medical Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: Death toll reaches 63, oxygen vendor raided
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District Magistrate Rajiv Routale said in the last two days, 17 children died in Neo Natal Ward, whereas in acute encephalitis syndrome i.e. five in AES ward and eight children died in General Ward. District magistrate Rajeev Rautela admitted to the deaths, but said most were due to encephalitis. "However, gas cylinders were not available, but the Oxygen was being supplied through ambu bags and other means".

Medical Trump comes around on opioid crisis
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Pacific territory of Guam, home to U.S. military bases, Trump vowed a tough response. North Korea answering the president's rhetoric vowing to quote: "Mercilessly wipe out provocateurs" - and threatening to fire four missiles into the ocean near the U.S.

Medical Premier League 2017 odds: Chelsea among betting favorites on opening EPL weekend
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Manchester City have lavished untold riches on full-backs in the transfer window, but arguably their most important player this season will be captain Kompany. These aren't necessarily the best players - although some of them would certainly fall in that group - but rather the ones you should keep an eye on because of the effect their success or failure can have on their clubs' standing in the table.

Medical Ravens Share More 'Definitive Time Frame' For Flacco's Return
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The Ravens announced that Lewis, who started eight games as a rookie, aggravated a shoulder injury, and it has not responded to treatment. Backup quarterback Ryan Mallett has struggled in training camp and the preseason at a time when the Ravens have expressed interest in controversial quarterback Colin Kaepernick.

Medical Woman who accidentally suffocated her newborn sues hospital
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While the tragedy of Jacob's death can't be underscored, some commentators on the web wondered how it was even possible the mother was able to breastfeed while on narcotics in the first place, implying it was her own fault and not the medications that led to her smothering the boy.

Medical CPSC Safety Guidance for Fidget Spinners
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But after some unsafe incidents involving the popular gizmos, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued new fidget spinner safety guidance for consumers and businesses. Their merits as a therapeutic device remain up for debate, and many schools have banned them from classrooms because they cause a distraction. If the fidget spinner did not come with one, make sure to use a cable with the correct connections for charging.

Medical Solar Eclipse 2017: What You Need To Know
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Russell Van Gelder from the University of Washington School of Medicine warns blindness is a risk if you don't have proper eye protection. Take note, though - eclipse glasses aren't just sunglasses. If you've already purchased a pair of specs, AAS has a tip for testing them out. "Some of the sun's radiation cannot be seen at all so someone looking at the eclipse without aid could be injured before they realize it", Schmude said.

Medical Americans are drinking more than ever, especially women!
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Between 2002 and 2013, overall drinking increased by 11 percent. As alcohol use increased, the differences between the two surveys became even starker. Though alcohol use reportedly remained stagnant or declined from the 1970s to 1990s, previous studies had reported it increasing in the '90s to early 2000s, and other studies have similarly reflected a narrowing of the gap in alcohol use among women versus men.

Medical ACA premiums expected to rise due to market uncertainty
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Most Democrats (70%) and independents (59%) favor the bi-partisan approach, though almost half of Republicans (49%) and Trump supporters (46%) want Republicans to continue pursuing their own plan to repeal and replace the law. The House in May passed a bill to partially repeal the law and drastically cut Medicaid. Insurers want to know whether the Trump administration will continue to fund a key set of Obamacare subsidies and enforce the individual mandate.

Medical Deaths prompt renewed FDA warning on intragastric balloons
Author: 0 Deaths prompt renewed FDA warning on intragastric balloons

The company reported all five cases under its Global Product Surveillance program. The root causes for the deaths are unknown, the agency said, "nor have we been able to definitively attribute the deaths to the devices or the insertion procedures for these devices (e.g., gastric and esophageal perforation, or intestinal obstruction)".

Medical Hundred-year-old fruitcake found in 'excellent condition' among Antarctic artefacts
Author: 0 Hundred-year-old fruitcake found in 'excellent condition' among Antarctic artefacts

The cake will now be preserved and returned to the hut once the structure itself is restored. "The cake probably dates to the Cape Adare-based Northern Party of Scott's Terra Nova expedition ", the trust said . The extreme cold climate may have helped in preservation of the fruitcake. "Deacidification of the tin label and some physical fix to the torn paper wrapper and tin label was carried out", the Trust said.

Medical Trump and North Korea: What could come next
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The Japanese government said Thursday it "can never tolerate" provocations from North Korea after the country's military said it was finalizing a plan to launch missiles towards Guam that would fly over Japan. The president declined to talk about potential preemptive strikes against North Korea, but left the door open for possible action. "But if China helps us, I feel a lot differently toward trade, a lot differently toward trade".

Medical Minnesota coach PJ Fleck surprises walk-on with scholarship in incredible way
Author: 0 Minnesota coach PJ Fleck surprises walk-on with scholarship in incredible way

Justin met Kyle during a visit to the hospital. That's Justin Juenemann, a senior kicker. The coach made remarks about Juenemann recognizing his work ethic and noting he never gave up through the years. Fleck then handed an air cannon loaded with a t-shirt to Kyle, and told him to fire a shirt at Juenemann. "We have a holistic approach for our culture academically, athletically, socially and spiritually and some programs don't demand those things to be connected, but we do", Coach Fleck ...

Medical Trump says White House drawing up documents to declare opioid abuse emergency
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OH leads the nation in opioid deaths. Ohio Democrats joined Republicans in praising Trump's announcement. "Additional resources from the federal government will help hard-hit states like OH", said DeWine. There has been insufficient investment in treatment options by the federal government and it has made a national response to this crisis slow and inconsistent.

Medical What Gene-Altering for Pigs and Ants Might Mean for Humans
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Read: Does Editing Genes Start a Chain Reaction in Someone's DNA? Creating PERV-free pigs is the first step in a four-step process to ultimately create pig organs suitable for human transplant or "xenotransplantation", Dr. Formidable obstacles remain "in overcoming immunological rejection and physiological incompatibility of pig organs in humans", he said. eGenesis says it will continue to monitor the piglets for any long-term effects and, according to Yang, will also "further ...

Medical Highway littered with frozen pizzas after crash
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Arkansas highway officials had to shut down the westbound lanes of a cross-country interstate to pick up frozen pizza for four hours. Sadler said an investigation into the crash is ongoing. The mess of sauce, cheese, and pepperoni made for a lengthy clean-up process. Photos and video from the incident show run-over pizzas all over the interstate.

Medical First human case of West Nile confirmed in St. Tammany Parish
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As temperatures rise in midsummer, so do concerns over the threat posed by the West Nile vir... Since then there have been four human cases - all in the Okanagan. Dump or drain standing water. Install screens on windows. Avoid outdoor activities at dusk and dawn. Fix broken screens on doors and windows to mosquito-proof your home.

Medical Breakthrough study: Vitamin B3 may prevent miscarriages and birth defects
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Professor Dunwoodie said: 'Now, after 12 years of research , our team has also discovered that this deficiency can be cured and miscarriages and birth defects prevented by taking a common vitamin. However, you might want to start appreciating the dark spread a little more if you're pregnant, as it could hold a whole range of benefits for your baby.

Medical Reserve Bank keeps OCR at 1.75 per cent
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Wheeler said a lower New Zealand dollar was needed to increase tradables inflation and to help deliver more balanced growth. RBNZ Assistant Governor John McDermott told Reuters this most subtle of changes was aimed at communicating the bank's growing discomfort to the market, while recognising that some would have been disappointed they didn't use stronger language.

Medical Ray of hope to lepers, Dr Ruth Pfau passes away in Karachi
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However, a visa problem kept Pfau in Pakistan, where she went on to live for 57 years. The founder of the National Leprosy Control Programme in Pakistan, Dr Pfau passed away around 4am today. German-Pakistani nun Dr Ruth Pfau died in Karachi on Thursday. He said we will remember her for her courage, loyalty, service to the eradication of leprosy, and most of all, patriotism.

Medical Marijuana smokers have greater risk of death from high blood pressure
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They were also asked to report the age in which they first tried using marijuana. Participants reported the age when they first tried marijuana, and this was subtracted from their current age to calculate the duration of use. "However, although this paper has limitations there is enough evidence from other research to strongly suspect marijuana use increases the risk of some forms of heart disease, and it is certainly not harmless".

Medical Al-Qaeda terrorist arrested by Delhi Police
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The warrant was issued after the police filed a chargesheet in the AQIS case. "And then with the help of brokers or agents, they manage to make identification documents", Inspector General of Police, (IGP), UP, ATS, Aseem Arun had said in a statement.

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Tiernan Brady of Australian Marriage Equality , a group that supports marriage rights for same-sex couples in the country, pointed out to the Washington Blade the parliament has rejected the proposed plebiscite twice. He said that Australia now had an "an worldwide obligation to treat same sex couples equally before the law and particularly to give them equal protection of the law" after the UN's ruling.

Medical Smuggler 'deliberately drowned' dozens of migrants off Yemen coast
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The IOM found the shallow graves of 29 migrants on a beach in the southern province of Shabwa during a routine patrol and 22 migrants are reportedly still missing. More than 30 000 of them are minor and originate from Somalia and Ethiopia. The migrants, travelling to Yemen in search of new opportunities in the Gulf, had travelled a route taken by 55,000 others from their region this year.

Medical Colon cancer deaths on the rise
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Overall, mortality rates from colorectal cancer in adults age 20 to 54 declined from 6.3 per 100,000 in 1970 to 3.9 in 2004. Colorectal cancer rates have been increasing in recent years for Americans below the age of 55, and scientists are unsure why.

Medical The Rogers Cup 2017 Eugenie Bouchard lasted only two innings
Author: 0 The Rogers Cup 2017 Eugenie Bouchard lasted only two innings

Canada's top-ranked player was trod out in front of the media, solo style, at the Aviva Centre at York University, while the top eight players in the world were simply involved in media scrums. Montreal's Francoise Abanda's was ousted Monday night. Sure there have been some positives this season, such as beating Maria Sharapova in Madrid, but there have been far too many lows.

Medical LGBTQ Rights Groups File Lawsuit Over Trump's Transgender Military Ban
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Lambda legal is one of the largest and oldest legal groups that advocate for LGBT+ rights in the USA and now the group is taking aim at the transphobic policy that was announced by Trump on Twitter last week. The suit was filed today by 5 trans servicemen who have served in the military for decades across various branches. "I was very relieved and came out as transgender to my commanding officers, who were supportive".

Medical Mormon church excommunicates leader for first time in almost 30 years
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The grounds for Hamula's ouster were not revealed, however, reports denied that the reason was not apostasy, abandonment of religious beliefs or principles. "Satan is marshaling every resource at his disposal to entice you into transgression", he said, later adding: "Make no mistake about it - the focus of his war is now on you - you who seek to keep the commandments of God, and have the testimony of Jesus Christ".

Medical The White House Still Won't Condemn the Minnesota Mosque Attack
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MSNBC's Stephanie Ruhle interrupted with an objection, but Gorka continued to dispute decades of evidence gathered by US law enforcement. He has not been so fast to cry terrorism after the Minnesota bombing , despite the fact that Minnesota's governor called the attack terrorism.

Medical Larsson Joins Hull As Expected
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According to a claim in the Swedish media Sebastian Larsson has turned down other offers to sign for Hull City . And that's because Larsson would bring just as much off the pitch as he does on it, a combination which should significantly benefit Hull in their quest for an immediate return to the Premier League .

Medical Moscow mule copper mugs may be poisoning drinkers
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The Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division says the copper from the mugs can be leached into food. Fortunately for Moscow mule enthusiasts - there is a way to indulge in the beverage with the unique copper cup. Foods that are acidic (pH lower than 6.0) can corrode the copper and cause the metal alloys to mix in the food or liquids. Food experts have long known not to use copper, or copper-related pots and pans for cooking acidic recipes such as tomato sauce.

Medical Rhinestone Cowboy singer Glen Campbell dies aged 81
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Campbell hosted his own television show - The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour - from 1969 to 1972 and took his chiseled good looks to Hollywood. The family of the upbeat guitarist from Delight, Arkansas, announced his death on Facebook on Tuesday.

Medical Girl's body found after mother crashes vehicle on way to Buffalo
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From there witnesses observed Newsome dragging the girl's body into the woods before police apprehended the woman. Newsome says her plan was to drive all the way to Buffalo , New York , to see the girl's father. West Virginia State Police say Erica Newsome crashed her vehicle Sunday morning in the Allegheny Mountains, and witnesses reported they saw her trying to hide her daughter's body by a hill.

Medical Braces Wire Swallowed A Decade Earlier Causes Woman's Stomach Pain
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Two days later, however, she returned to the hospital because her pain had gotten worse. Doctors thought that the pain was caused by her gallbladder, and released her from the hospital when the pain subsided. She pointed out that the case was a rare occurrence. "There might be a higher chance if you're sedated and undergo a dental procedure". Dr. Pat Raymond, a gastroenterologist and assistant professor of clinical internal medicine at Eastern Virginia Medical School, told CNN that the case ...

Medical Chantek, an Orangutan Who Knew Sign Language, Has Died at 39
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The orangutans are considered to be of advanced age from 35 years "of Chantek" one of the oldest orang-utan male has to have lived in North America, has added to the zoo in a press release . for feedings, toilet trained him, and taught him how to communicate using sign language. Like other orangutans at Zoo Atlanta , Chantek also participated in voluntary cardiac ultrasounds, blood pressure readings and blood draws, all of which were valuable means of monitoring his health.

Medical Zynerba Pharmaceuticals (ZYNE) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
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The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of $20.00. Piper Jaffray had a markedly different take on 07/08/2017, proposing that ZYNE is now considered Neutral versus prior Overweight rating. H.C. Wainwright initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, October 7 report. Analysts expect Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ:INFN) to report $ -0.13 EPS and has got OUTPERFORM rating from 6 of Thomson Reuters analysts and 0 analyst (s) given UNDERPERFORM rating.

Medical Papaya Recall Grows Due to Salmonella Outbreak
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In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis. The FDA wrote on its website that it's in communication with Mexican food safety authorities on the outbreak investigation and that Mexican food safety authorities are conducting inspections and "other follow up activities at firms of interest".

Medical SC constitutes 3-judge bench to hear petitions in Ayodhya dispute
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In February 2017, the Supreme Court had also allowed Swamy to intervene in the pending matters relating to the Ayodhya title dispute with his plea seeking construction of Ram temple at the site of demolished disputed structure. On September 2010, a three-judge Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court held that Hindus have the right to the makeshift temple under the central dome of the Babri Masjid.