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Medicine Google Retinal Scans Can Predict if You Will Have a Heart Attack
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Researchers from Google and sibling company Verily Life Sciences have developed a new algorithm using artificial intelligence to predict the risk of heart attack, stroke and other major cardiovascular events . It is noteworthy that initially the "deep learning" algorithm of the system was developed to study the small blood vessels of the eye and to speculate whether a person is a smoker or has hypertension.

Medicine In CPAC speech, Trump calls for arming teachers, more guards at schools
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A spokesman later said Mr Trump was speaking specifically about semi-automatic weapons. At a town hall programme televised on CNN on Wednesday night, Mr Fred Guttenberg, whose daughter was killed in the shooting, angrily lectured Republican Senator Marco Rubio for his refusal to back gun control legislation.

Medicine Ex-Dolphins OL Jonathan Martin arrested after disturbing Instagram story
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The social media post in question was a photo of a shotgun laid out on what appears to be a bed with the caption, "When you're a bully victim & a coward, your options are suicide, or revenge". As a result, Incognito was suspended for the rest of the season and during the offseason, Martin was traded. Police have stationed extra patrols around the area of the Harvard-Westlake campus, and school officials chose to close the campus on Friday.

Medicine White House expected to address gun control
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Trump said he wanted to clarify his views on arming teachers . Students with quavering voices and parents shaking with anger urged President Trump to "do something" as they demanded change to United States gun control . One of the participants suggested having people in the school - teachers, administrators, who have volunteered to have a firearm safely locked in the classroom, and are given training throughout the year.

Medicine Jeremy Corbyn tells MPs to back opt-out organ donation bill
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn tells MPs to back opt-out organ donation bill

Health Minister Jackie Doyle-Price also confirmed that the Government would name the changes "Max's Law" after Max Johnson , a 10-year-old boy who was saved by a heart transplant from Keira Ball from Barnstaple. An opt-out system "would not only help to deliver an increase in organs available for donation, but also help to shift attitudes about organ donation", Robinson writes in The Times .

Medicine Vaping? You could be inhaling lead and arsenic, a new study says
Author: 0 Vaping? You could be inhaling lead and arsenic, a new study says

Chromium, nickel, and cadmium all exhibited higher emission rates that traditional cigarettes, while the concentration of lead in some of the e-cigarette aerosol samples was found to be similar to levels seen in cigarettes. Median lead concentration in the aerosols, for example, was more than 25 times greater than the median level in the refill dispensers. Although the Food and Drug Administration has the authority to regulate e-cigarettes, it is considering its options.

Medicine Alpine skiing: Siebenhofer fastest but Vonn on pace in downhill training
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She is, going forward, the face of the US ski team, and the way she embraced that silver means she and the American program have reason to celebrate. Shiffrin has been dating Mathieu Faivre, an Alpine skier from France. "Then I had a tougher day in the slalom , but it still feels good though". Goggia was fifth out of the starting gate, and turned in a near ideal run.

Medicine DPH: 20 More Connecticut Flu Deaths
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That's down about 500 cases the previous week. DPH said the strain on hospitals remains high with more than 14 percent of all emergency room visits being attributed to flu-like symptoms, the highest seen since the 2009 swine flu pandemic.

Medicine 3rd NJ child dies, nasal spray back on the table
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Flu-linked hospitalization rates continued to rise -from 59.9 per 100,000 people for the week ending February 3rd, to 67.9 per 100,000 people for the week ending February 10th, the findings showed.

Medicine CNN takes over hockey arena for 'Stand Up' town hall
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After allegedly being told he had to ask a scripted question, Haab decided not to attend the town hall. " CNN had originally asked me to write a speech and questions and it ended up being all scripted", Colton told WLPG-TV . But CNN claims Haab isn't telling the truth. During the town hall, Rubio received a chorus of boos when he said that a ban on assault weapons would not have prevented the fatal shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School .

Medicine Drinking red wine can improve oral hygiene, study claims
Author: 0 Drinking red wine can improve oral hygiene, study claims

Red wine's abundant and structurally diverse polyphenols, which are antioxidants, have previously been linked to improving colon and heart health. The Spanish team led by Dr Victoria Moreno-Arribas, from the Institute of Food Science Research in Madrid, investigated two specific red wine polyphenols - caffeic and p-coumaric acid.

Medicine Liam Gallagher leads Brit Awards tribute to Manchester bombing victims
Author: 0 Liam Gallagher leads Brit Awards tribute to Manchester bombing victims

Grande later posted on her Instagram story a video of Gallagher performing the tribute and remembering the 22 lives lost in the bombing, which took place outside Manchester Arena on May 22. 'The whole industry wants to come together to pay their respects to the victims. Now, just hours before the show is about to begin, the singer has reportedly cancelled her appearance entirely.

Medicine Mumbai Surgeons Remove 'Heaviest Recorded' Brain Tumour
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Pal lost his vision after complaining of swelling in the scalp and headaches. The weight of a similar case reported earlier has been 1.4 kgs. He hopes that he would gradually regain his eyesight. "His tumour was totally excised along with involved skull bone and that which had invaded into the brain", he said. They also had to make an opening in the skull to remove the tumor within.

Medicine PNB Fraud | Supreme Court junks plea for SIT after govt objection
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Dhanda argued that the matter needed to be addressed and notices issued. However, CJI Misra said, "Attorney General needs to be heard in all cases and it is not necessary that he is defending the government every time". We did not call upon him. Advocate Vineet Dhanda, son of the petitioner took exception to the A-G's submission and submitted that poor farmers committed suicide for their inability to repay agricultural loans and on the other hand Nirav Modi, involved in the Rs 11,300 crore ...

Medicine Dana Air Overshoots Port Harcourt Runway
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When an aircraft overshoots the runway, it means it moved past a specified point unintentionally, and this can be as a result of too much speed or that the plane is unable to stop. The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, according to its spokesman, Mr Tunji Oketumbi, has also dispatched some of its men to Port Harcourt for the investigation.

Medicine Antidepressants really do work, study suggests
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The findings are not applicable to people with treatment-resistant depression. He said the first port of call should be a general practitioner. NHS Digital statistics revealed a year ago that the number of prescriptions for antidepressants went up from 59.5million to nearly 63.6million between October 2015 and September 2016.

Medicine Justice Loya Case: Hearing To Continue On March 5
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If there is some kind of suspicion in this case and calls for an investigation, we will definitely proceed to consider it". We are looking at present whether section 174 of CrPC was complied with or not. Mr. Dave said the entire case of the Maharashtra that Loya died an "accidental death" due to cardiac arrest hinged entirely on the statements made by the four judges.

Medicine Woman Ordered Off Plane After Complaining About Period Pain
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Beth Evans says a flight attendant overheard her telling her boyfriend, Joshua Moran, that she was suffering from cramps after they boarded a plane going from Birmingham, England, to Dubai , according to the Times of London . According to World Health Organization, "if cabin crew suspect before departure that a passenger may be ill, the aircraft's captain will be informed and a decision taken as to whether the passenger is fit to travel, needs medical attention, or presents a danger to ...

Medicine There Might Soon Be a Drug to Treat Peanut Allergies
Author: 0 There Might Soon Be a Drug to Treat Peanut Allergies

These capsules were given in increasing increments for a period of six months, and then for the next six months, the powder that was given was equal to the final level given during the first six months. "It's exciting", said Dr. Stacy Dorris of Vanderbilt University who had no role in the study. Treatments like this are expected to have better results in children, but the analysis shows the drug might also have potential in adults with the allergy.