• NYU Medical School Students Will Get Free Tuition
NYU Medical School Students Will Get Free Tuition

New York University has a plan to encourage more medical students to pursue careers in lower-paying specialties: alleviate the six-figure debt that comes with pursuing a medical degree. -Ph.D program have already had their tuition costs covered by the National Institutes of Health. Those range from around $27,000 to $29,000 per year, according to t...

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  • West Nile virus found in Stirling area
West Nile virus found in Stirling area

Health officials note that even a container as small as a bottle cap can become a mosquito breeding ground, so residents should take to eliminate standing water. About 20 percent of infected people will have symptoms such as fever, headache, body aches, nausea, vomiting, swollen lymph glands, skin rash on chest, stomach and back.

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  • Devin Nunes accidentally revealed his master plan to everyone
Devin Nunes accidentally revealed his master plan to everyone

The audio, released by MSNBC's Rachel Maddow and recorded at a closed-door California fundraiser, shows Nunes admitting that collusion with a foreign government is a crime before offering a very narrow definition of that crime. "It's a matter of timing", Nunes said. "If we actually vote to impeach, what that does is that triggers the Senate t...

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  • West Nile Virus found in some mosquitoes in Portsmouth, Ohio area
West Nile Virus found in some mosquitoes in Portsmouth, Ohio area

Three mosquito pools have tested positive for the West Nile Virus, the Portsmouth City Health Department reports. The health department operates a mosquito control program and checks traps set in the community to test for diseases like West Nile, Zika and St.

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  • Free hepatitis testing in downtown PG
Free hepatitis testing in downtown PG

According to him, "Prior report suggested a prevalence of about 10-15 per cent risk in the Nigerian population, and some investigators have found high Hepatitis B prevalence among surgeons; as high as 26 per cent". World Health Organization activities have multiple objectives globally such as supporting testing and treatment, showcasing best pra...

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  • Babies die after pregnant women given Viagra
Babies die after pregnant women given Viagra

The hope was that the drug "can open up some blood vessels in the placenta and then can help the growth of the fetus", Pammi said . 17 of their children were born with a lung condition, . The further growth and development of the children in the stopped Netherlands study will be monitored and the data further analyzed, according to the medical c...

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  • Hot dog freebies and weiner deals Wednesday
Hot dog freebies and weiner deals Wednesday

There are several restaurants offering freebies and other deals today, and these are the five best places to take advantage of the unofficial holiday. Once you're registered, scan the app in store and enjoy your free hot dog. The first 100 customers at Philly Pretzel Factory locations on National Hot Dog Day get a free pretzel dog .

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  • 'Do Not Eat' Kellogg's Honey Smacks Cereal, CDC Warns
'Do Not Eat' Kellogg's Honey Smacks Cereal, CDC Warns

The cases have been reported in 33 states , including New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, California, Maryland and Virginia. "Do not eat this cereal". The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning people to stay away warning "Do not eat this cereal" in a Twitter warning issued on Thursday.

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  • Brett Kavanaugh '90 Nominated to US Supreme Court
Brett Kavanaugh '90 Nominated to US Supreme Court

The 2013 United States v. Windsor and 2015 Obergefell v. Hodges rulings on same-sex marriage were both decided by narrow 5-4 rulings, and if confirmed Trump's nominee Brett Kavanaugh would likely flip the court to a 4-5 vote against equality for future cases .

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  • Celebrate America at these fun 4th of July events
Celebrate America at these fun 4th of July events

Starts at 2 p.m. with fireworks at 9 p.m. Snellville - July 4 - Star Spangled Snellville begins at 4 p.m. with family-friendly entertainment, including food vendors, inflatables, train rides and a space ball on the Snellville Town Green.

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  • FDA grants first approval of a cannabis-derived medicine
FDA grants first approval of a cannabis-derived medicine

Epidiolex's effectiveness was studied in three randomized clinical trials involving 516 patients with either Lennox-Gastaut syndrome or Dravet syndrome , comparing Epidiolex to a placebo . "My biggest fear is that they will shut down places like CW Hemp or other companies in legal states that are producing and distributing high quality hemp ...

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  • International Yoga Day 2018: 10 Facts To Know About The Spiritual Exercise
International Yoga Day 2018: 10 Facts To Know About The Spiritual Exercise

Addressing the large gathering in the backdrop of the iconic British-era building of FRI, Modi said yoga has shown the world the way from "illness to wellness" and enriching lives across the globe. "It has become a powerful unifying force", he said. This is being done as a part of the different kinds of programmes which are being organised and wi...

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  • Jada Pinkett Smith reveals her grandmother taught her about 'self-pleasuring'
Jada Pinkett Smith reveals her grandmother taught her about 'self-pleasuring'

Both Jada and husband Will Smith have had open sex talks with their kids. Pinkett captioned the Instagram posting of the Facebook Watch program: "Back at the table for the episode I've been waiting for you guys to see... Jada went on to reveal her grandmother taught her all about self-pleasure when she was nine. "With the suicides of...

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  • Trump administration's latest attack on Obamacare would gut protections for the sick
Trump administration's latest attack on Obamacare would gut protections for the sick

In its brief , also filed on June 7, the Justice Department abandoned its customary role of defending laws passed by Congress and took the side of Texas, agreeing that the mandate is now unconstitutional. The state has been at the forefront in resisting many Trump Administration policies, including on health care and immigration. Collins,...

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  • How to get help for someone who might be suicidal
How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

It's a hidden problem for many people. "This is essentially a problem everywhere-a problem that's getting worse", says Dr. Anne Schuchat, principal deputy director of CDC. Dubbed the Werther Effect , it's very real . The U.S. recorded 8,437 suicides in that age group; 233 were in Arizona. Or for global folks, a list of crisis centers can be ...

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  • Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak Includes Illinois
Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak Includes Illinois

People between the ages of 23 and 87 across the state were reported ill. The departments are urging anyone who purchased pre-cut melon at either Walmart or Kroger to throw it away. The people who became sick reported eating pre-cut cantaloupe, watermelon or mixed fruit salad that had melon in it. The Salmonella lawyers of Marler Clark have repr...

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  • At a fashion show, Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade remembered
At a fashion show, Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade remembered

Its rate jumped a staggering 40.6 percent between 1999 and 2016, the years covered in the CDC report . States like Idaho, Montana, Kansas, Oklahoma, Minnesota, and North and South Dakota have had the greatest increases: 38 to 58 percent.

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  • President Trump signs bill expanding private care for veterans
President Trump signs bill expanding private care for veterans

In addition, VA will increase information sharing with community providers and provide non-network providers with educational support to treat the unique healthcare needs of veteran patients. To address the issue, the Mission Act includes a prompt pay provision. Of critical importance to PVA, the MISSION Act will finally expand the VA Comprehensive...

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  • What to do if you suspect someone is suicidal
What to do if you suspect someone is suicidal

They found that suicide rates increased in every state except Nevada over the past two decades; and half of the country (25 states) saw suicide rates rise more than 30%. Suicide is very often an impulsive act, and a person who contemplates it can readily survive if no lethal weapon is at hand. But in MA, that rate increased 35.3 percent.

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  • U.S. Medicare reserves seen lasting three years less than prior forecast
U.S. Medicare reserves seen lasting three years less than prior forecast

Costs to the fund will also be slightly higher than last year's estimates, "mostly due to higher-than-expected spending in 2017, legislation that increased hospital spending and higher Medicare Advantage payments", the trust fund report said.

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  • Severe obesity rates double during primary school, figures show
Severe obesity rates double during primary school, figures show

More than 22,000 kids in England and Wales aged 10 and 11 are severely obese when they leave primary school, a report by the Local Government Association (LGA ) warned Tuesday. The Health and Social Care Committee's report focusses on a few key areas which it believes require the most urgent attention; the government is then expected to publish ...

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  • Death suspected from West Virginia hepatitis A outbreak
Death suspected from West Virginia hepatitis A outbreak

He said it's unknown how the disease was contracted because health officials had not interviewed the victim. Statewide, there have been 106 confirmed, probable, and suspected cases of Hepatitis A. Eight food establishments in Kanawha, Putnam, and Cabell counties have had a food service worker diagnosed with hepatitis A. No customers of those es...

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  • Two suspected Nipah cases in Hyderabad, people asked to avoid Kerala
Two suspected Nipah cases in Hyderabad, people asked to avoid Kerala

Its natural host are fruit bats of the Pteropodidae family, and it was first identified just 20 years ago in 1998 when an outbreak occurred in Kampung Sungai Nipah in Malaysia . "While the incubation period is long for some, on an average in 90 per cent of cases, the disease manifests itself within two weeks of exposure to the virus", Menon said...

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  • Richie Incognito undergoing involuntary medical evaluation after reported fight at gym
Richie Incognito undergoing involuntary medical evaluation after reported fight at gym

The officers who were responding to the incident met with Incognito in the outdoor pool area, according to the report , and Incognito told them, "There's a guy walking around with head phones on". The Boca Raton Police Department told Buscaglia that Incognito was not arrested, but rather was detained under the provisions of the Baker Act. We'v...

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  • Rose McGowan on Harvey Weinstein Arrest
Rose McGowan on Harvey Weinstein Arrest

Rose McGowan , another one of of Weinstein's accusers, said she wanted to see Weinstein behind bars because "we were sentenced to a prison, we were sentenced to years of it before anybody believed us..." Weinstein has repeatedly denied accusations of non-consensual sex.

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  • Kristen Stewart flouts footwear ban at Cannes Film Festival
Kristen Stewart flouts footwear ban at Cannes Film Festival

Joining Jacir on the "Stand In Solidarity" at the Palestinian Pavilion were her fellow Un Certain Regard jury members, Hollywood actor Benicio Del Toro , Russian director Kantemir Balagov, French actress Virginie Ledoyan and Telluride Film Festival artistic director Julie Huntsinger.

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  • FDA approves drug to help with opioid withdrawal symptoms
FDA approves drug to help with opioid withdrawal symptoms

The studies evaluated benefit using the Short Opiate Withdrawal Scale of Gossop (SOWS-Gossop) to assess opioid withdrawal symptoms that included feeling sick, stomach cramps, muscle spasms/twitching, feeling of coldness, heart pounding, muscular tension, aches and pains, yawning, runny eyes and insomnia.

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  • Baylor Men's Golf Cruises into Final Round at Six-Under
Baylor Men's Golf Cruises into Final Round at Six-Under

Iowa State's men's golf team continued to shine at the Stockton Regional Tuesday, ending the day tied for the lead with No. 7 Alabama at -14. The Bears shot 1-under 287 in Wednesday's final round. WKU's only other NCAA appearance came as a team in 2006. No. 27 UNF is now third at 5-under, while No. 33 Pepperdine is second at 7-under and No. 3...

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  • OxyContin maker faces more lawsuits
OxyContin maker faces more lawsuits

Attorney General Paxton's lawsuit seeks significant penalties from the company for its illegal conduct, and a permanent injunction to prevent future harm to Texans. Stenehjem says Purdue "misrepresented and trivialized" the risk of addiction from prolonged opioid use. Last October, President Trump officially declared the opioid epidemic a nationa...

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  • Fox Revived 'Last Man Standing' Because They Were
Fox Revived 'Last Man Standing' Because They Were "Emboldened by Roseanne"

Fox , spurred by the audience engagement being received by ABC's' " Roseanne " revival, said it made the call to bring back the Tim Allen-led comedy after axing several of its other comedy offerings such as " Brooklyn Nine-Nine " and " The Mick ".

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  • Coli in Arizona romaine sickens almost 150 people across 29 states
Coli in Arizona romaine sickens almost 150 people across 29 states

They live in both metro and greater Minnesota counties. People got sick from April 20 through May 2. Health officials have tied the outbreak to romaine lettuce grown in Yuma, Arizona, which provides most of the romaine sold in the USA during the winter.

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  • IPL 2018: Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Delhi Daredevils by seven wickets
IPL 2018: Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Delhi Daredevils by seven wickets

That SRH are on a four-match winning run owes a lot to their bowlers. He dominated the second wicket partnership with his captain - contributing 58 runs to the 86-run stand, and brought up his half-century off 25 balls. IST on Saturday (May 5). Alex Hales and Shikhar Dhawan commenced the innings by handling Trent Boult cautiously. With th...

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  • Teams who win Champions League are lucky, says Antonio Conte
Teams who win Champions League are lucky, says Antonio Conte

Chelsea's decision to part with Salah has been widely criticised in light of his explosion in form and last week Mourinho insisted that he was not the one who ended the forward's time at Stamford Bridge , but Conte is adamant that he had no influence over the matter either.

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  • President Trump to address NRA meeting in Dallas
President Trump to address NRA meeting in Dallas

This step drew plenty of criticism from gun control advocates who believe that stricter gun laws should restrict guns in many areas throughout the US including schools, churches, and other public places. "Obviously, even Republicans and so-called leaders don't trust the 'good guys.' I realize it's the VP, but still makes our whole argument look f...

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  • SC collegium defers decision on Justice Joseph
SC collegium defers decision on Justice Joseph

Significantly, judiciary watchers noted with interest the focus on "the concept of fair representation" in the agenda of the collegium. The Centre cleared Mahotra but sent back Justice K M Joseph's case to the collegium for reconsideration citing three issues - lack of "seniority", "Kerala HC already having adequate representation in SC" and "non...

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  • What Minister Simon Harris was told ahead of Vicky Phelan case
What Minister Simon Harris was told ahead of Vicky Phelan case

The HSE also confirmed today that 162 of those 208 women were not told that a review had been conducted or what the results of the said review were. Health Minister Simon Harris was advised to acknowledge the 'severe distress of Vicky Phelan after the case was settled.

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  • Semi-final key questions - Have your say on the return legs
Semi-final key questions - Have your say on the return legs

Bayern have it all to do at the Santiago Bernabeu after wasting several chances in last week's 2-1 first-leg loss in Munich. A week later, Bayern sent the match into extra time. The Colombia worldwide is in the first season of a two-year loan spell with the Bundesliga champions, who have the option to purchase him on a permanent basis.

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  • Facebook launches Messenger Kids 'sleep mode' for more parental control
Facebook launches Messenger Kids 'sleep mode' for more parental control

During the Sleep Mode, if a Child tries to access this Messenger Kids app, he will see a message that the app is in sleep mode and ask him to come later. The social networking giant has no intention of pulling the plug on what is a window into the Facebook world for those yet to reach the ripe old age of 13.

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  • Saudi-led strikes kill 20 at wedding party in Yemen
Saudi-led strikes kill 20 at wedding party in Yemen

The coalition said another missile crashed in a Saudi desert on Sunday, without specifying a location, adding it caused no damage. The Saudi-led coalition's spokesman Colonel Turki al-Malki did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the incident.

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  • Alfie Evans' Parents Lose The Battle For Their Son's Life
Alfie Evans' Parents Lose The Battle For Their Son's Life

The decision is another setback for the parents of 23-month-old Alfie Evans, who have been engaged in a protracted legal fight with Alder Hey Children's Hospital over their son's care. "Alfie looks like a normal baby", they said, "but the unanimous decision of doctors who have examined him and the scans of his brain is that nearly all of his brain ...

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