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Medicine Man wearing Packers shirt attacked by bear
Author: 0 Man wearing Packers shirt attacked by bear

Meunier has spotted bears in his neighborhood before, but had never been attacked. Local residents have reported seeing a "mama bear and three children" in the area in recent months and believe they have come into the town from a nearby nature reserve.

Medicine Syrian troops approaching rebel-held air base in the north
Author: 0 Syrian troops approaching rebel-held air base in the north

The offensive in the southern parts of province comes amid intense airstrikes and shelling that have killed 21 people since Sunday, according to the Observatory. The baby was unharmed, she added. Rebel fighters recaptured a number of villages in the countryside of Idlib and Hama from regime forces. The Aamaq media arm of the extremist Islamic State group reported Thursday that its fighters are clashing with Syrian troops on the eastern edges of Idlib, and released a video purporting to ...

Medicine Blood drives aim to alleviate winter shortage
Author: 0 Blood drives aim to alleviate winter shortage

This is in addition to seasonal illnesses, such as the flu, and hectic holiday schedules collectively contributing to more than 28,000 fewer donations than what was needed in November and December. Illinois Valley Community College instructor and Red Cross volunteer Steve Swett said, "Donors can save up to 15 minutes during the donation process by registering through RapidPass to select their appointment time and fill out health history questions".

Medicine Sturgeon defends NHS record after winter patient delays
Author: 0 Sturgeon defends NHS record after winter patient delays

Ruth Davidson has called on the First Minister to stop cutting hospital beds while Scotland is in the midst of a "flu crisis". The letter to the Prime Minister said: "We feel compelled to speak out in support of our hardworking and dedicated nursing, medical and allied health professional colleagues and for the very serious concerns we have for the safety of our patients".

Medicine Pinal County officials: 8 have died from flu, more than 1000 cases
Author: 0 Pinal County officials: 8 have died from flu, more than 1000 cases

The NHS said some people were more vulnerable to becoming poorly in the colder months, including those with long-term conditions like diabetes and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The most recent statistics that include adults were from the week that ended December 16, when 6.7 percent of deaths reported to the National Center for Health Statistics were attributed to influenza and pneumonia.

Medicine Latrobe man dies of flu complications
Author: 0 Latrobe man dies of flu complications

Flu shots are made from whatever strain of the virus scientists think is most likely to be common in the coming year. Baughman's fiancée, Olivia Marcanio , told WPXI, "He kinda just laid down and went about his day and that was the day he was coughing and said his chest hurt".

Medicine Hold the Romaine Lettuce
Author: 0 Hold the Romaine Lettuce

Based on the investigation findings to date, the agency says exposure to romaine lettuce has been identified as the source of the outbreak, but the cause of contamination has not been determined. The information about this outbreak has not been updated by government officials since December 28, 2017. Consumer Reports issued a warning late last week about eating romaine.

Medicine Pa. governor declares statewide disaster for opioid epidemic
Author: 0 Pa. governor declares statewide disaster for opioid epidemic

According to preliminary data cited by the governor, that number grew to 5,260 in 2017. The announcement comes as Pennsylvania is expected to report another year of increasing overdose deaths. She says President Donald Trump's federal declaration didn't have a noticeable impact, and she worries that the state's effort will also fall short.

Medicine Severe winter weather causes blood shortage nationwide
Author: 0 Severe winter weather causes blood shortage nationwide

That means more than 650 donations went uncollected. Type AB: The plasma type that can be transfused to nearly everyone and can be donated through a platelet or plasma donation, where available, or during a regular blood donation. "Right now, many people are sick and unable to donate because they are not feeling well". There can be up to about a dozen (or more!) places for Coloradans to donate blood on any given day.

Medicine First pediatric flu death of season reported in Ohio
Author: 0 First pediatric flu death of season reported in Ohio

Danuta Skowronski of the BC Centre for Disease Control said from Vancouver. That's nearly triple 2016's numbers, which were 153 cases and 111 hospitalizations. Normally we don't peak until January and February, but it started long before the holidays this year. "Right now, we're matching the national trend, which is increasing fairly steeply".

Medicine Why women live longer than men
Author: 0 Why women live longer than men

The populations included slaves in Trinidad and the United States in the 1800s, starvation victims in Ireland and Ukraine, and Icelanders affected by two measles epidemics in 1846 and 1882. They found that in all populations " women had lower mortality across nearly all ages, and, with the exception of one slave population, they lived longer on average than men".

Medicine Adequate Sleep Can Help Reduce Sugar Intake
Author: 0 Adequate Sleep Can Help Reduce Sugar Intake

This is a diet plan that sounds right up our alley, if you're into weight watching. "We hope to investigate this finding further with longer-term studies examining nutrient intake and continued adherence to sleep extension behaviours in more detail, especially in populations at risk of obesity or cardiovascular disease".

Medicine Duane Olivier, Lungi Ngidi added to South Africa squad for second Test
Author: 0 Duane Olivier, Lungi Ngidi added to South Africa squad for second Test

The second Test match at Centurion begins on Saturday. "The recovery period could be anything from four to six weeks". He has been ruled out of the series. Both Olivier and Ngidi are now playing in the domestic one-day cup and will compete with allrounders Chris Morris and Andile Phehlukwayo for one spot in the final XI, with conditions on the Highveld set to suit an attack of four seamers.

Medicine Your right to vote is not 'use it or lose it'
Author: 0 Your right to vote is not 'use it or lose it'

GOP operatives would send postcards to voters in blue epicenters. He says that proper voter roll maintenance means more ballots are counted and fewer Ohioans have trouble casting votes. If they do nothing, their names eventually fall off the list of registered voters. A decision upholding Ohio's law would pave the way for more aggressive vote purging efforts in OH and other states, while the law's elimination would "send a strong signal that the federal government and the National Voter ...

Medicine Pastor Gets Standing Ovation After
Author: 0 Pastor Gets Standing Ovation After "Apologizing" for Sexually Abusing Teen Girl

According to a blog post from Woodson, Savage drove her to a deserted back road, where she was asked to do things against her will. In his statement to the congregation of Highpoint Church, where he now serves as a teaching pastor, Savage said he "sought forgiveness from her, her parents, her discipleship group, the church staff, and the church leadership, who informed the congregation".

Medicine Most People Who Try Cigarettes Once Become Habitual Smokers
Author: 0 Most People Who Try Cigarettes Once Become Habitual Smokers

In total, data was available from 216,314 adults. The results of each survey were collated and used to calculate a conversion rate from ever trying a cigarette to ever smoking daily. Experts said stopping youngsters from experimenting with tobacco is key to reducing rates. In a statement, chief executive Deborah Arnott says: "Just under half of child smokers say they usually get their cigarettes from shops despite it being illegal to sell cigarettes to children".

Medicine With love, from Hrithik Roshan fans in Odisha on his 44th birthday!
Author: 0 With love, from Hrithik Roshan fans in Odisha on his 44th birthday!

On the occasion of son Hrithik Roshan's birthday on Wednesday, filmmaker Rakesh Roshan annoucned that " Krrish 4 ", the next in the series of films in the " Krrish " series, will hit cinema screens worldwide on Christmas 2020. Christmas 2020 it is. Rakesh Roshan had earlier said in a statement, "When my wife showed me a tweet with Bappa's picture as Krrish , it reaffirmed my belief that Krrish is the original superhero we have".

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Medicine Mumbai's Kamala Mills: Hotelier held for sheltering 1 Above pub owners
Author: 0 Mumbai's Kamala Mills: Hotelier held for sheltering 1 Above pub owners

On 6 January, Mumbai Police booked the owners of Mojo's Bistro for culpable homicide not amounting to murder in connection with the fire, a day after a probe revealed that the blaze started from the high-end pub. The police had earlier arrested two managers of 1 Above in connection with the case. Their bail applications will come up for hearing tomorrow. Authorities must ensure norms are followed when giving clearance for commercial establishments, the Bombay High Court said today ...

Medicine Benue massacre: Miyetti Allah cattle breeders responsible for gruesome killings - Ortom
Author: 0 Benue massacre: Miyetti Allah cattle breeders responsible for gruesome killings - Ortom

National police spokesman Jimoh Moshood said: "More units of the police special forces, counter-terrorism units, and conventional policemen had already been deployed to the state to comply in totality with the presidential order". "We know that the continuity of this will create greater challenges". In a statement, the Nigerian leader said he was prepared to permit every possible step that can lead to the stoppage of the killings.

Medicine Pictorial warnings on Tobacco products: Supreme Court stays Karnataka HC judgment
Author: 0 Pictorial warnings on Tobacco products: Supreme Court stays Karnataka HC judgment

India's Supreme Court on Monday put on hold a lower court's order that quashed federal rules mandating larger health warnings on tobacco packages, in a setback for the $11 billion tobacco industry but a relief for the government. The court's decision is a blow to cigarette makers such as India's ITC Ltd ( ITC.NS ) and Philip Morris International Inc's ( PM.N ) Indian partner, Godfrey Phillips India Ltd ( GDFR.NS ), whose representatives call the rules extreme.

Medicine Officials issue warning about eating romaine lettuce amid E. coli outbreak
Author: 0 Officials issue warning about eating romaine lettuce amid E. coli outbreak

Healthy adults usually recover within a week, but young children and older adults have an increased risk of developing a life-threatening type of kidney failure called hemolytic uremic syndrome. Five eastern provinces have been affected, with the highest number of cases, 14, recorded in Quebec, followed by Newfoundland and Labrador (13), Ontario (8), New Brunswick (5) and Nova Scotia (1).

Medicine WSU hires Claeys As Defensive Coordinator
Author: 0 WSU hires Claeys As Defensive Coordinator

Before he was hired as the interim head coach at Minnesota in 2015, Claeys was the Golden Gophers' defensive coordinator for four-plus seasons. Claeys was sacked as Gophers head coach a year ago in the midst of a sex assault investigation involving members of the team.