• White House responds to Biden's critical speech of President Trump
White House responds to Biden's critical speech of President Trump

The Vermont senator Bernie Sanders was second with 16%, ahead of MA senator Elizabeth Warren with 15% and Pete Buttigieg , the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, with 14%. It is still early - it's June we have to remember - and they expect to see enough of Joe Biden . "I've been struggling with the problems that Hyde now presents", Biden said Th...

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  • White, Red Meats Equally as Bad for Cholesterol Levels
White, Red Meats Equally as Bad for Cholesterol Levels

A diet in high saturated fat was found to increase "bad cholesterol" regardless of the protein source. Every one of the members avoided taking nutrient enhancements and drinking liquor during the research. The researchers also looked at the size of cholesterol particles. However, recent research posted on the International Atherosclerosis Society...

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  • USA measles cases reach 971, breaking 1994 record
USA measles cases reach 971, breaking 1994 record

In 1994, 963 conditions had been reported to your total One year. Measles, once common in the USA, became rare after vaccination campaigns that started in the 1960s. More than 25,000 doses of vaccine have been given to children and teenagers in Williamsburg and Borough Park since October. City officials say 123 people have received summonses for ...

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  • World Health Organization officially recognizes 'burnout' as a medical condition
World Health Organization officially recognizes 'burnout' as a medical condition

All is well... until you find out that your day job of being a game journalist and video game critic, and your after-work World of Warcraft session, could possibly classify you with an official ailment: Gaming Disorder . The World Health Organization removed homosexuality as a mental illness from ICD-10 in 1992 . " Gaming disorder " is not ...

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  • World Health Organization recognizes burnout as a disease
World Health Organization recognizes burnout as a disease

Your fortnite addiction might just be an official illness. You may be experiencing burnout - which is now recognized as a medical condition by the World Health Organization . For many years, parents have raised concerns that their child might be addicted to video games. The American Psychiatric Association estimates that between 0.3% and 1...

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  • Sen. Burr Takes GOP Fire Over Trump Jr Subpoena
Sen. Burr Takes GOP Fire Over Trump Jr Subpoena

It's the first known subpoena of a member of President Trump's immediate family, and a new sign that the Senate panel is continuing with its own Russian Federation investigation even after the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the same subject.

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  • Burger King Release 'Unhappy Meals' Throwing Serious Shade At Macca's
Burger King Release 'Unhappy Meals' Throwing Serious Shade At Macca's

Paul Gionfriddo, the group's president and chief executive, informed the outlet that the unconventional pairing of fast food and mental health is created to raise awareness of mental health problems "in all communities". They released a video along with the meal that honestly seems to take their alleged desire to promote mental health awarene...

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  • Burger King’s meatless burger to become permanent menu staple
Burger King’s meatless burger to become permanent menu staple

They announced they'd be testing a whopper with a vegan patty from Impossible Foods. Additionally, the company noted the new burger option is not stealing sales from its core offerings. Frank will work closely with Burger King UK's social and digital agency, Coolr, and ad agency BBH on the integrated account. "It's really hard to distinguish...

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  • Joe Biden Surges in Polls After 2020 Presidential Announcement
Joe Biden Surges in Polls After 2020 Presidential Announcement

Biden has 43 percent support from black voters, according to Morning Consult. One of the most right-wing figures among union officials, with close connections to the military-intelligence apparatus, American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten, issued a statement praising Biden, although she stopped short of a formal endorsement.

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  • World Health Organization recommends one-hour maximum screen time per day for young kids
World Health Organization recommends one-hour maximum screen time per day for young kids

In addition, screen time is not recommended for children under the age of one. The guidelines recommend for children in this age group to spend at least 180 minutes a day in a variety of physical activities , with at least 60 of those minutes involving moderate- to vigorous-intensity physical activities such as games outdoors that require fr...

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  • IL health department responding to USA measles outbreak
IL health department responding to USA measles outbreak

On Thursday, the CDC also confirmed some 695 measles cases have been identified across 22 US states, mainly concentrated in one outbreak in Washington State and two in New York State. New York City is facing the largest measles outbreak since 1991. People infected with the virus brought it to the United States from Israel and Ukraine and pas...

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  • Depending on age, you may need booster for protection from measles — CDC
Depending on age, you may need booster for protection from measles — CDC

Figures released Monday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that 71 more cases of measles were reported last week - with 68 of them from NY - bringing this year's total to 626 cases since January 1. Elimination meant measles no longer spread, because most people were vaccinated. For instance, the outbreak in NY, which was de...

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  • Measles cases approaching 20-year high — CDC
Measles cases approaching 20-year high — CDC

The states reporting cases to CDC include Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts , Michigan , Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey , New York , Oregon, Texas, Tennessee, and Washington .

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  • County Issues Public Health Warning as Measles Outbreaks Continue
County Issues Public Health Warning as Measles Outbreaks Continue

Spikes in measles cases have been noted in countries that have high collective vaccination numbers, including the US, Thailand, and Israel, due largely to 'clusters of unvaccinated people.' In addition, a large number of countries are experiencing measles outbreaks, including Ethiopia, Sudan, Myanmar, Madagascar , the Philippines , Ukraine , T...

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  • NYC Mandates Measles Vaccinations; Merck (NYSE:MRK) Is The Exclusive Manufacturer
NYC Mandates Measles Vaccinations; Merck (NYSE:MRK) Is The Exclusive Manufacturer

Civil rights attorney Michael Sussman called the order threatening to fine residents of four ZIP codes in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn if they refuse to have their children vaccinated "an overreach of authority". Six of the infected children are siblings. It seems the only way to get the most stubborn parents to vaccinate their children is ...

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  • 5 more cases in SE Michigan, Vaccine clinic today in Southfield
5 more cases in SE Michigan, Vaccine clinic today in Southfield

A special measles vaccination clinic is scheduled Saturday in Oakland County after cases continue to climb there, state health leaders said Friday, April 5. Ottawa Public Health also strongly encouraged people to ensure they are vaccinated. "The best protection against measles is the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine", said Marcia Mansaray, sen...

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  • Trump Postpones Move to Dismantle Obamacare
Trump Postpones Move to Dismantle Obamacare

After discussing the issue with McConnell, Trump tweeted a temporary concession on the matter but pledged that a health care vote would be taken after the next election cycle when "Republicans hold the Senate & win back the House". Republicans were cool after Trump surprised them last week with an unexpected pivot to the issue and his claims th...

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  • Grand Jury Continues Work On Mueller Probe
Grand Jury Continues Work On Mueller Probe

Goodhand made the revelation during a court hearing over whether court filings in the Mueller probe should be unsealed related to a foreign-owned company that has been held in contempt for avoiding a grand jury subpoena issued by Mueller.

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  • Smoking strong pot daily increases psychosis risks
Smoking strong pot daily increases psychosis risks

For the new study, researchers collected data on about 900 patients diagnosed with their first episode of psychosis at 11 hospitals in Europe between May 2010 and April 2015. For high potency pot, the corresponding figures were 37 and 19 per cent. But they note that the cut-off of 10% THC for potency is conservative. "This fact undermines the t...

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  • Study shows eating more eggs tied to heart disease
Study shows eating more eggs tied to heart disease

The findings stand in contrast to past studies that suggested cholesterol had little to no association with heart disease , and that saturated fat carried the greatest risk, Lauri Wright, spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, who did not work on the study , told Newsweek .

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  • Chicago police looking for source of leaks in Smollett case
Chicago police looking for source of leaks in Smollett case

CBS Chicago reports that one of the nurses says it was a misunderstanding, as she never reviewed Smollett's chart; however she was sacked last week. In a statement to Fox News on Thursday, a spokesperson for the force confirmed that "an internal investigation has been opened".

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  • Starbucks adds a cloud-topped coffee drink
Starbucks adds a cloud-topped coffee drink

The new drink is available in both iced and hot iterations, and is reported to be the coffee chain's solution to the public's declining interest in the once ubiquitous Frappuccino. Fans online joked that they would purchase a grande in the drink as a playful pun on Ariana's last name. One pic shows one of her dogs, Toulouse, licking her lips as...

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  • Debt-saddled GE sells off BioPharma business to Danaher for $21.4B
Debt-saddled GE sells off BioPharma business to Danaher for $21.4B

At the time, GE Chief Financial Officer Jamie Miller said GE had been attracting interest on some of its business units but was "looking to do deals that are smart for the company ". And on Monday GE announced the completion of the spinoff of GE Transportation, the century-old railroad division. "It's unlikely we would do something here in the...

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  • West MI mother warns of ‘Momo Challenge,’ risky viral game
West MI mother warns of ‘Momo Challenge,’ risky viral game

The mother also goes to compile videos of Minecraft videos with multiple shooting scenes including one within a school. There is a similar video on his channel filmed in front of a green screen, but the origins and context of the clip in question are not clear.

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  • AHS urges parents to vaccinate children against measles
AHS urges parents to vaccinate children against measles

Most cases occur in unimmunized people, including visitors to Canada, who have travelled overseas. There have been a total of nine reported cases of measles in Vancouver this month, eight of which are connected to the two schools. There are now 17 states, including Washington where a measles outbreak began last month , that allow parents to op...

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  • Australia's Lower House Passes Asylum Bill in Historic Defeat for Government
Australia's Lower House Passes Asylum Bill in Historic Defeat for Government

Morrisson said he expected the new medical evacuation laws could restart the people smuggling trade and Australia needed to be ramp up its national security efforts. Kelly Nicholls from the Refugee Council of Australia said doctors' advice on medical transfers should be paramount. A wooden boat carrying 90 asylum seekers from Iran and Iraq ran on...

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  • Confirmed Measles Cases In Oregon
Confirmed Measles Cases In Oregon

The Oregon Health Authority reported that the number of measles vaccines in the last week of January tripled in the tri-county area (Multnomah, Clackamas and Washington counties). Officials declined to say how old the person is or give any other identifying information, but they are contacting people who may have been exposed.

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  • Measles Outbreak Got Traction Due To Anti-Vaxxer Movement
Measles Outbreak Got Traction Due To Anti-Vaxxer Movement

The King County measles case involved a middle-aged man who visited Clark County where he likely contracted the virus and has since recovered. Public Health is not providing any additional information about the one case with one dose of MMR in order to protect the patient's privacy, according to the news release.

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  • Despite measles outbreak, some parents choosing not to vaccinate their kids
Despite measles outbreak, some parents choosing not to vaccinate their kids

Wigan parents are being urged to check that they and their children have had two doses of MMR vaccine following confirmation of four measles cases in neighbouring Salford. NY state is facing its worst outbreak in decades, with more than 200 cases. Why do some parents decide not to vaccinate? . "It is safer to give the vaccine on schedule", H...

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  • Growing measles outbreak in Washington spreading fear among parents
Growing measles outbreak in Washington spreading fear among parents

The local public health emergency in the affected counties began on January 18, according to the statement , which also reminds Washington residents that "the measles vaccine is effective at preventing the disease when given prior to exposure".

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  • Records of 14 200 Singapore HIV patients leaked online
Records of 14 200 Singapore HIV patients leaked online

The information included each person's name, identification number, phone number and address, HIV test results, and related medical information. An American convicted of numerous crimes is believed to have leaked the information after obtaining it from his partner, a Singaporean doctor with access to the HIV registry, the ministry of health said....

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  • Memory loss caused by Alzheimer’s can be restored
Memory loss caused by Alzheimer’s can be restored

The discovery also offers hope for a treatment that could slow neurodegeneration. "We now have strong evidence connecting P. gingivalis and Alzheimer's pathogenesis, but more research needs to be done before P. In mice, they found that the oral infection led to brain colonization of the bacteria as well as increased production of amyloid b...

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  • Gov. DeSantis makes announcement about smokable medical marijuana
Gov. DeSantis makes announcement about smokable medical marijuana

Galvano said in a news release that implementing the constitutional amendment "has been an ongoing problem mired in complex and protracted legal challenges". Mimi Jankovits executive director of Teach Florida, a movement of Jewish schools, parents and community advocating for safe, strong and affordable nonpublic schools, said, "Teach Florida champ...

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  • NYC Mayor: City Will Guarantee Healthcare for All New Yorkers
NYC Mayor: City Will Guarantee Healthcare for All New Yorkers

The mayor added that participants will also be told how to get care from a specialist, such as an obstetrician/gynaecologist or mental health provider. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio announces NYC Care at the Lincoln Hospital in New York, on January 8, 2019 . "We applaud Governor Newsom for building on the strong foundation of the Affordable ...

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  • Walgreens makes a deal with Alphabet's Verily
Walgreens makes a deal with Alphabet's Verily

Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 1.06885, the 24 month is 0.91459, and the 36 month is 0.94452. A number of brokerages have issued reports on WBA . With $91 highest and $60 lowest price target , Walgreens Boots Alliance has $77.58 average price target or 5.85% above the current ($73.29) price .

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  • Teen Vaping Soared In 2018
Teen Vaping Soared In 2018

The annual Monitoring the Future survey, by a team of researchers at the University of MI, showed that the increases in adolescent vaping from 2017 to 2018 have been the highest ever in the past 43 years for any substance use in the US. "When we see rates of around 6 percent of high school seniors smoking marijuana on a daily or near-daily basis,...

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  • Seattle Woman Dies After Brain-Eating Amoeba Enters Her Body
Seattle Woman Dies After Brain-Eating Amoeba Enters Her Body

But even though the woman used tap water, the odds were in her favor that she would have been fine. However, instead of using sterile water, she used tap water that had been run through a store-bought filter. In cases involving N. fowleri , for example, people have contracted the amoeba by jumping into a lake and having water shoot up their noses....

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  • Toddler with rare blood type sparks worldwide search for donor
Toddler with rare blood type sparks worldwide search for donor

OneBlood , a Florida-based nonprofit, is seeking potential donors for Zainab, who is battling neuroblastoma and whose blood is missing a common antigen, called Indian B. And even within these ethnic groups, fewer than 4% have the genetic variation. The girl needs to be completely supported by blood donations so she can survive the treatment that...

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  • A full schedule of George H.W. Bush’s memorial events, funeral
A full schedule of George H.W. Bush’s memorial events, funeral

Former President George H.W. Bush, who has been lauded as a man of decency and civility, has a complicated legacy when it comes to race. After the official ceremony, the public was allowed to pay its respects. "He was 94 and is survived by his five children and their spouses, 17 grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, and two siblings", the for...

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  • Citizens urged to get tested for HIV
Citizens urged to get tested for HIV

In commemoration of 2018 World AIDS day , Lagos State Government has urged residents to know their HIV status and desist from all forms of discrimination against patients. Sani Aliyu, noted that over 1,600 HIV treatment centres have been established across to country to support and cater to the treatment needs of about 1.1m Nigerians who are posit...

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