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Health Care Probe: Chinese opioid sellers exploit US postal service flaw
Author: 0 Probe: Chinese opioid sellers exploit US postal service flaw

More money could pay for more staff and equipment for screening, as well as help fund cooperative efforts across the government, including U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, the Drug Enforcement Agency and others. That rate has gone up even since 2014 when the CDC reported that 61 percent of overdose deaths were related to opioids. However, postal service officials have noted that they've gotten better at vetting questionable shipments, as they will "continue to work tirelessly to address ...

Health Care Hays County flu cases up 2000 percent
Author: 0 Hays County flu cases up 2000 percent

Previously, an 83-year-old woman and a 47-year-old man, both of New Castle County and both also with underlying health conditions, died from complications related to the flu. Vets recommend the best way to prevent the virus is to vaccinate. Flu is a serious illness that sickens millions of people and causes hundreds of thousands of hospitalizations and thousands of deaths in the USA each year.

Author: 0 TX Reduces Stake in Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK)

As a result results using moving averages can be random at times the market appears to respect SMA support/resistance and trade signals, and other times it shows no deference. Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q3 2017. The debt ratio of ALK is 0.77 compared to 1.44 for CNIT. Looking at shares from a technical standpoint, Alaska Air Group (ALK) presently has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -200.03.

Health Care Jack White has banned fans using smartphones from his gigs
Author: 0 Jack White has banned fans using smartphones from his gigs

In advance of his upcoming performance in Boston in May promoting " Boarding House Reach ", the former leader of The White Stripes issued a statement Wednesday on Ticketmaster about the new policy. You can still bring your phone to the show, but it'll be locked in a Yondr pouch once you arrive. He revealed that his upcoming shows will be a "phone-free, 100% human experience" and "no photos, video or audio recording devices" will be allowed.

Health Care Cuomo allows pharmacists to give flu vaccinations to kids
Author: 0 Cuomo allows pharmacists to give flu vaccinations to kids

The Department of Health reported the number of lab-confirmed influenza cases last week was 6,083, an increase of more than 50 percent from the week before. On average in the state, there are around 10,000 flu hospitalizations each year. The governor has also called on the Department of Health to expand the state's influenza public service advertising campaign targeting the areas of the state hardest hit by influenza.

Health Care Trump says he is willing to be interviewed under oath by Mueller
Author: 0 Trump says he is willing to be interviewed under oath by Mueller

As the president's attorneys try to whittle down Mueller's areas of interest, a source familiar with the matter says the special counsel has obliged by offering a list of topics, including learning more about the president allegedly asking former FBI Director James Comey to drop the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn .

Health Care 22 years after Dolly, world's first cloned monkeys born in Shanghai
Author: 0 22 years after Dolly, world's first cloned monkeys born in Shanghai

The two cloned long-tailed macaque monkeys, both female and named Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua, were produced at a primate research facility under the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in Shanghai late previous year. "We tried several different methods, but only one worked", said senior author Qiang Sun, Director of the Nonhuman Primate Research Facility at the Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Neurosciences.

Health Care La La Land director Damien Chazelle series ordered by Apple
Author: 0 La La Land director Damien Chazelle series ordered by Apple

Apple has snapped up another Hollywood heavyweight, inking a deal with La La Land auteur Damien Chazelle for what its calling an "innovative drama" series, TVLine has learned. Others include include a reboot of Steven Spielberg's anthology series " Amazing Stories ", an unnamed Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston's morning show drama , Octavia Spencer's " Are You Sleeping ", and a yet-to-be named comedy series from Kristen Wiig .

Health Care One cigarette a day 'increases heart disease and stroke risk'
Author: 0 One cigarette a day 'increases heart disease and stroke risk'

The team analysed the studies to explore how much the risk of coronary heart disease or stroke increased for those smoking on average one cigarette a day, five a day or 20 a day, compared with those who had never smoked. The team said their findings were important for those who believed that cutting back to a few cigarettes a day carried little or no harm. Young adults "often smoke lesser amounts than older adults", noted Patricia Folan, who directs the Center for Tobacco Control at ...

Health Care Padmaavat violence: 18 Karni Sena supporters sent to judicial custody in Gurugram
Author: 0 Padmaavat violence: 18 Karni Sena supporters sent to judicial custody in Gurugram

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and CPM General Secretary Sitaram Yechury also condemned the attack on a school bus in Gurugram in Haryana , the video of which went viral on social media. The police detained around 50 supporters of Karni Sena in the city. "People are coming and watching it", he said. The school bus staffer asked the kids to crawl under seats for safety and directed the driver to not stop it, Ravinder Kumar, PRO, Gurgaon Police told PTI.

Health Care Boy kidnapped from school bus in Delhi, driver shot
Author: 0 Boy kidnapped from school bus in Delhi, driver shot

The school belongs to a leading school of Delhi . The capital is under a strict security cover due to the ASEAN Summit, Republic Day and Padmaavat protests. Delhi Police official while speaking about the incident said that the investigation in the case is on and that they were trying to nab the kidnapper.

Health Care Karnataka Bandh: Amit Shah rally in Mysuru postponed by a few hours
Author: 0 Karnataka Bandh: Amit Shah rally in Mysuru postponed by a few hours

BJP State president B.S. Yeddyurappa, who addressed a rally as part of the ongoing Parivarthana Yatra in Madikeri on Wednesday, reiterated the allegations that the two bandh calls in the State on January 25 and February 4 - coinciding with the visits of BJP national president Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, respectively - were instigated by the Congress.

Health Care 'Overwhelmed' by 'Secret Superstar' success in China: Aamir
Author: 0 'Overwhelmed' by 'Secret Superstar' success in China: Aamir

Aamir Khan's Secret Superstar could not leave much impression at Indian box office but the film is making a fortune in China . It's unbelievable that the movie has crossed the 200 crore mark in just 4 days. The opening weekend collection of Secret Superstar in India was merely Rs. 30 crore. Well, this is to notice that Aamir Khan has a huge fan following in China also and his previous film Dangal also did a tremendous collection in Chinese theatres.

Health Care Lassa fever: Doctor cautions Enugu residents to desist from bush burning
Author: 0 Lassa fever: Doctor cautions Enugu residents to desist from bush burning

Governor Rochas Okorocha confirmed the deaths while briefing journalists on the development in Owerri, saying the state government has embarked on pro-active measures to check the scourge. He disclosed that as part of its determination to ensure accessibility and affordability to health services, the state government had entered into partnership with the World Bank, Federal Government and other agencies on Save One million Lives for Result Programme.

Health Care Dude Makes Huge Mistake And Bites Police Dog
Author: 0 Dude Makes Huge Mistake And Bites Police Dog

After a struggle, police were able to take the man into custody, official said. Responding troopers secured the scene and became aware that someone was in a trailer at the back of the property. They say the man who bit the dog faces charges including resisting arrest, interfering with a police dog and assaulting an officer. "But when man bites dog, that's news "- has just played out in reality.