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Medicine NZ joining battle to raise awareness around use of antibiotics
Author: 0 NZ joining battle to raise awareness around use of antibiotics

The publication presents evidence-based recommendations and best practice statements on use of medically important antimicrobials in food-producing animals. He further added, "Strong, sustained action across all sectors is vital if we are to turn back the tide of antimicrobial resistance and keep the world safe".

Medicine Half of USA adults have high blood pressure under new guidelines
Author: 0 Half of USA adults have high blood pressure under new guidelines

According to a release from the AHA, patients with a blood pressure reading of 130/80 should now be considered to have hypertension , or abnormally high blood pressure. Prescriptions for blood pressure drugs are not expected to leap under the guidelines, experts said. The prevalence of high blood pressure is expected to triple among men under age 45 and double among women under 45.

Medicine First day of red kettle campaign
Author: 0 First day of red kettle campaign

Last year, the tree helped over 1,000 kids receive presents. "It's very important to ring because this is the only fundraiser we have for the whole year, and if we don't have ringers at those kettles, we're missing out", said Debbie Floriano, Dickinson County Kettle Coordinator.

Medicine Bill Gates personally donates $100 million to Alzheimer's research
Author: 0 Bill Gates personally donates $100 million to Alzheimer's research

There is no cure for Alzheimer's, which destroys memory and other mental processes, and so Gates said he is investing his own money into the Dementia Discovery Fund, a private-public partnership to search for a solution. I know how terrible it is to watch people you love struggle as the disease robs them of their mental capacity, and there is nothing you can do about it.

Medicine Hezbollah says Saudi declares Lebanon war over Hariri detention
Author: 0 Hezbollah says Saudi declares Lebanon war over Hariri detention

Lebanon sits on the Levant Basin in the eastern Mediterranean where a number of big subsea gas fields have been discovered since 2009, including the Leviathan and Tamar fields. Saudi Arabia has asked its citizens to leave Lebanon, and many Lebanese fear further economic sanctions or even military action against their country.

Medicine Wike, Amaechi convoy clash in Port Harcourt
Author: 0 Wike, Amaechi convoy clash in Port Harcourt

A statement by his media aide, Mr Simeon Nwakaudu , immediately after the clash, said the incident happened when the governor was inspecting ongoing road construction job at Trans Amadi Road. All through this attack, Amaechi remained calm inside the fortified vehicle. While the attacked occurred, Wike remained inside his vehicle."The Minister eventually passed through after the intervention of the security team on ground to protect him in Port Harcourt".

Medicine Sex can rarely trigger Cardiac Arrest: Recent Report
Author: 0 Sex can rarely trigger Cardiac Arrest: Recent Report

Engaging in sex is rarely a heart-stopping activity, according to a new study. All reported cases were based on emergency medical service reports containing detailed information regarding the cause of the cardiac arrest. The American Heart Association says sex is safe for most people with stabilized heart disease, but patients should talk to their doctors about individual risks.

Medicine Women who have HPV vaccine may need fewer cervical screenings
Author: 0 Women who have HPV vaccine may need fewer cervical screenings

Cervical cancer kills about 270,000 women a year, according to the World Health Organisation. The Cancer Research UK-funded team at Queen Mary University of London said that cutting the number of screenings for vaccinated women could save the national health services' time and money.

Medicine Reeling Florida can't capitalize on SC miscues in fifth straight loss
Author: 0 Reeling Florida can't capitalize on SC miscues in fifth straight loss

Denson rushed 13 times for 61 yards for the Gamecocks, who have won four of their last five games. On their next possession, Bentley threw the first of three interceptions on the day. He hurt his leg is the second quarter, left for a play, then crumpled to the ground as he tried to run. Florida finished the game with just 301 total yards as both starter Malik Zaire and his replacement Feleipe Franks failed to get much going.

Medicine Georgia Tech player proposes to girlfriend after Jackets upset Hokies
Author: 0 Georgia Tech player proposes to girlfriend after Jackets upset Hokies

The junior quarterback finished 2 of 8 passing out of the triple-option. "We've got the best matchup we could possibly get", Fuente said. "I didn't feel like we were going to have tons of opportunities to score", Fuente said. It fell just beyond his fingertips, but it wouldn't be the last time Johnson would dial that play up. Later in the quarter, the Yellow Jackets had fourth and 1 at their own 46.

Medicine Red Sox going after Giancarlo Stanton?
Author: 0 Red Sox going after Giancarlo Stanton?

Reports indicate that the Marlins will have more in-depth trade talks at the meetings in Orlando. Major League Baseball's general managers' meetings are less than two days away, with the hot stove set to ignite November 13-16 in the Sunshine State, Orlando, Florida.

Medicine Disneyland Shuts Down Cooling Towers After Disease Reported
Author: 0 Disneyland Shuts Down Cooling Towers After Disease Reported

Legionellosis refers to illness caused by Legionella bacteria and usually results from exposure to contaminated water aerosols or from aspirating contaminated water. After Disney took steps to get rid of the bacteria, the OCHCA "indicated there is no longer any known risk associated with our facilities", Hymel said.

Medicine Civilians wounded in Saudi-led strikes on Yemen capital
Author: 0 Civilians wounded in Saudi-led strikes on Yemen capital

Residents said the first airstrike hit the compound of the defence ministry late night of Friday, and minutes later the second airstrike hit the residential quarter just few meters east of the ministry building. The world body has listed Yemen as the world's number one humanitarian crisis, with 17 million people in need of food, seven million of whom are at risk of starvation.

Medicine Ellen Page Joins Netflix's UMBRELLA ACADEMY Series
Author: 0 Ellen Page Joins Netflix's UMBRELLA ACADEMY Series

Way's series is set in an alternate timeline where JFK was never assassinated, and a group of super-powered misfits are adopted by Sir Reginald Hargreeves (a/k/a The Monocle), an extraterrestrial in disguise who raises and trains the crew to become a team of dysfunctional superheroes.

Medicine Chicago Bulls To Host 2020 NBA All-Star Game
Author: 0 Chicago Bulls To Host 2020 NBA All-Star Game

This will be the first time the All-Star festivities will take place at the United Center . This season's NBA All-Star Game will be held at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Monday, Feb. ESPN first reported the news. The Chicago Bulls and the National Basketball Association are set to make a major announcement on Friday, and fans are going to want to mark their calendars.

Medicine Mac students win worldwide prize for cancer-detecting devices
Author: 0 Mac students win worldwide prize for cancer-detecting devices

A group of engineering students have been awarded prestigious James Dyson Award and a cash prize of $30,000, for their device that spots skin cancer early. The team plans to use the funds to build a new prototype that can be used in pre-clinical testing. "We are truly humbled and excited to be given this remarkable opportunity", they said.

Medicine More than 1100 drug overdose deaths in BC this year
Author: 0 More than 1100 drug overdose deaths in BC this year

In most cases, the powerful opioid painkiller was combined with other drugs including cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine. By this time previous year, 607 deaths were reported. The overdose death toll in Vancouver sits at 281 as of September 30. Statistics from the coroner's office through September shows there have been 1,103 overdose deaths, up from 607 at this time in 2016.

Author: 0 Percent Of CBD Products Inaccurately Labelled

If the recommendation is approved, Israel will join countries such as Canada and many European nations in manufacturing and selling lotions, oils and even bottled water containing cannabis. That could potentially mean those CBD products are ineffective or even risky. The team of researchers took 84 CBD products now sold online by 31 different companies and had them chemically analyzed in a lab.

Medicine Logitech To Brick Its Harmony Link Hub In March 2018
Author: 0 Logitech To Brick Its Harmony Link Hub In March 2018

As Popular Science additionally noted , the Harmony Link relies upon a cloud-based service to function that will be taken offline, ensuring that users will be locked out no matter what. I understand some of you have Harmony Links that are working perfectly fine right now. The Harmony Link isn't available to purchase from Logitech's website anymore, and it's listed as " discontinued by manufacturer " on Amazon.

Medicine Garth Brooks admits to lip-syncing CMA performance
Author: 0 Garth Brooks admits to lip-syncing CMA performance

His voice, he said on Wednesday, was worn down from 12 shows in 10 days. Brooks had previously taken to the stage to thank his army of fans, with him insisting that they were all one big happy family. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings.

Author: 0 Breast cancer can lay dormant for 15 years

Some experts believe the treatment should be extended to 10 years. The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. For this study, they took data from 88 clinical trials, including those of 62,923 women with ER-positive breast cancer. But monitoring the women's progress revealed recurrences of the disease up to 15 years later, 20 years after initial diagnosis.

Medicine Vehicles Pileup on Yamuna Expressway Due to Dense Fog
Author: 0 Vehicles Pileup on Yamuna Expressway Due to Dense Fog

That report quoted Additional Superintendent of Police of Greater Noida, Abhinandan, as saying that due to low visibility, a auto rammed into a tractor trolley, leading to a pileup involving a dozen vehicles. The low visibility on roads caused by Delhi's deadly smog led to a major accident on the Agra-Noida Yamuna Expressway where eighteen cars rammed into each other.