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Health Care CDC: US HIV diagnoses improving, but progress varies
Author: 0 CDC: US HIV diagnoses improving, but progress varies

Among different groups, heterosexual men at higher risk went the longest between infection and diagnosis, a median of almost five years, and Asians had almost twice the delay of whites at 4.2 years. Early diagnosis is important with HIV because it allows people to start treatment with Aids drugs sooner, increasing their chances of living a long and healthy life.

Health Care United Kingdom gives Pfizer world's first over-the-counter Viagra approval
Author: 0 United Kingdom gives Pfizer world's first over-the-counter Viagra approval

It will be available in a four-tablet pack and eight-tablet pack, with recommended retail prices of £19.99 and £34.99 respectively. It achieved peak worldwide sales of more than $2 billion in 2012 but sales have since declined as patents have expired, prompting Pfizer to explore extending its brand value as a non-prescription drug.

Author: 0 Scarlet Fever on the Rise

Other symptoms, which usually occur within a week of infection, include sore throat, fever and headache. Data for 2017 suggests the rate of outbreaks may be decreasing, but the study suggests that it is too early to tell if this trend will continue.

Author: 0 United States general sees no change in Pakistan behavior despite Trump tough line

He accused Pakistan of harboring "agents of chaos" and providing safe havens to militant groups waging an insurgency against a US -backed government in Kabul . He said with the changes and global support the "momentum has shifted in their favor". He asserted Tuesday that the Taliban "cannot win in the face of the pressures that I outlined".

Health Care 3 to 4 Cups of Coffee Daily Provide Most Health Benefits
Author: 0 3 to 4 Cups of Coffee Daily Provide Most Health Benefits

One of these health associations was a reduced risk of type 2 diabetes , with higher coffee intake more often linked to health benefits compared to no coffee and low coffee consumption. The umbrella analysis showcased that consuming coffee is many a time beneficial than harmful. But the health benefits are not seen in pregnant women where high levels of coffee consumption is linked to lower birth rates, preterm birth and pregnancy loss.

Health Care Artificial muscle inspired by origami can lift 1000 times its own weight
Author: 0 Artificial muscle inspired by origami can lift 1000 times its own weight

Inspired by the folding technique of origami, United States researchers said they have crafted cheap, artificial muscles for robots that give them the power to lift up to 1,000 times their own weight. "Maybe you have a sling, and now the sling is active and really stimulates your legs or your arms or your back muscles to get to where you want to be".

Author: 0 Earthworms Can Grow in Martian Soil, Researchers Say

Earthworms not only help provide nutrients, but also aerate the soil, allowing water to permeate the soil. Experts believe that the soil samples used in the experiment are not completely identical to Martian soil. Their feces contains organic matter that replenishes soil nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium, and which is very integral to plant growth. In earlier experiments, researchers found that worms prove helpful in conditions when water would not easily penetrate the soil.

Health Care De Mistura: Assad team not 'confirmed' for Geneva talks
Author: 0 De Mistura: Assad team not 'confirmed' for Geneva talks

The rebels have been forced from all Syria's big cities and their hopes of toppling Assad by military means look finished. The head of the opposition's delegation, Nasr Hariri, told reporters that the opposition was "ready to negotiate", and he accused the government of stalling.

Health Care Buhari's Aloofness Responsible For Atiku's APC Exit - Orji Kalu
Author: 0 Buhari's Aloofness Responsible For Atiku's APC Exit - Orji Kalu

During the inauguration in Abuja, Mr. Buhari, while making routine greetings before his remarks, turned to the national chairman of the APC, John Odigie-Oyegun, and said "accept my sympathy for losing a senior member of your party". Buhari and his spokesmen had avoided speaking on Atiku's exit since the news broke on Friday. A former Governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel, on Monday said the resignation of Atiku from the APC and his expected defection to the Peoples Democratic Party was the ...

Author: 0 'Cigarette Smoking Kills' Is The New Ad Tobacco Companies Run

Jeff Stephens, director of government relations with the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network in OH, says ads will run in newspapers for five months and on primetime television, outlining what the science has shown for years. The lawsuit actually began in 1999 and Stephens says it's taken years of stalling and appeals since the 2006 ruling for the tobacco industry to finally correct the public record.

Health Care Jimmy Garoppolo throws TD pass in 49ers debut
Author: 0 Jimmy Garoppolo throws TD pass in 49ers debut

The San Francisco 49ers activated DL Tank Carradine from the injured reserve list ahead of Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks . A potential change at QB leads this week's takeaways in what was an otherwise underwhelming day for San Francisco.

Health Care Bengaluru woman claims to be Jayalalithaa's daughter, insists on DNA test
Author: 0 Bengaluru woman claims to be Jayalalithaa's daughter, insists on DNA test

The 68-year-old never married and led a fiercely private life. In her affidavit for the 2016 assembly poll, she declared assets worth ₹113 crore. After it was pointed out to Sasikala that a male relative should perform the final rites Jayalalithaa's nephew Deepak was permitted to perform some basic ceremonies along with her at the burial site.

Health Care Arvind Kejriwal hits out at BJP as AAP marks five years
Author: 0 Arvind Kejriwal hits out at BJP as AAP marks five years

Kejriwal was speaking at the Aam Aadmi Party's National Conference at the Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi on the occasion of the AAP's fifth anniversary. "Under the veils of patriots, they're anti-nationals. That dream that Pakistan has been seeing, which ISI could not do in 60 years, BJP has done in three years", Kejriwal asserted.

Health Care MS Dhoni greeted with the slogans of Shahid Afridi in Kashmir
Author: 0 MS Dhoni greeted with the slogans of Shahid Afridi in Kashmir

Thousands of people in valley gathered early in the morning to have the glimpse of the Ranchi's cricketer. Government forces present at the venue can be seen pushing the crowd back as Dhoni, who holds an honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Army, interacts with the players during an event at Kunzar in Tangmarg.