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Health Care Lawmakers push for laundry pod law amid social media challenge
Author: 0 Lawmakers push for laundry pod law amid social media challenge

The increase is likely due to the Tide Pod challenge , a risky viral trend in which teenagers bite into or eat the laundry pods while recording themselves on social media. "When my daughter was a toddler I was doing my laundry". "They're squishy, they smell sweet, and they look like gummy bears", said state Sen. The Democratic legislators are introducing bills that would require detergent pods to be all one color, be individually wrapped and include warning labels on each pod.

Health Care Alabama Sues OxyContin Manufacturer Purdue Pharma
Author: 0 Alabama Sues OxyContin Manufacturer Purdue Pharma

The lawsuit claims the manufacturer created a deceptive marketing campaign that misled patients and about the benefits of the drugs and risks of addiction. As a result, it is estimated that nearly 30,000 of our residents over age 17 are dependent upon heroin and prescription painkillers. Marshall said he anticipates the lawsuit will eventually be transferred to OH where multi-district litigation is ongoing.

Health Care Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai critically ill in SA - party source
Author: 0 Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai critically ill in SA - party source

Tsvangirai in 2016 announced he had colon cancer, and he has come in South Africa for treatment in the past. Some reports say he is in critical condition while his handlers have indicated that he is stable. Last month, Tsvangirai said it was time for the older generation to step back and make way for "new hands". There is chaos in the party as Chamisa and the two other vice presidents Thokozani Khupe and Elias Mudzuri are fighting over the control of the party and the MDC Alliance.

Author: 0 Reviewing the Insider Trends for AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

If AbbVie fends off Humira lookalikes for a while longer, then investors could be handsomely rewarded. The stock decreased 2.55% or $1.15 during the last trading session, reaching $43.74. Its up 0.18, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 55 investors sold ABBV shares while 640 reduced holdings. 73 funds opened positions while 295 raised stakes.

Author: 0 Stock markets plunge following record United States slump

Australian investors joined in the dramatic four-day-old global sharemarket sell-off on Tuesday, with jumpy traders wiping nearly $60 billion off the value of the ASX 200. bond yields late last week after data showed USA wages increasing at the fastest pace since 2009. Monday's decline of 1,175 points on the Dow was, by far, the biggest point decline in history.

Health Care Cancer vaccine eliminates tumor in mice
Author: 0 Cancer vaccine eliminates tumor in mice

Of the 90 total laboratory mice that were tested, 87 were cured of the cancer. The three that were not completely cured were treated a second time, and their tumors also regressed. Researchers injected tiny amounts of two immune-stimulating agents into the mice's tumors, leading to the "complete obliteration" of cancerous cells.

Health Care Snow falling, wind blowing, temps dropping. Be careful after the game tonight!
Author: 0 Snow falling, wind blowing, temps dropping. Be careful after the game tonight!

As of Monday night , however, weather models indicated that the Parkland will most likely receive some light snow with little to no freezing rain or sleet expected to fall. West wind 7 to 9 miles per hour. Saturday afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. One thing you'll also notice Monday morning is the frigid temperatures as we start the morning in the upper teens and lower 20s.

Health Care ME woman says she found a dead lizard in store-bought lettuce
Author: 0 ME woman says she found a dead lizard in store-bought lettuce

So, not only is Carr concerned about finding a lizard in her lettuce, she's anxious she may have eaten the tip of the tail. A biologist friend believes she found a blue-bellied lizard from California . "I put my fork into my salad after a couple of bites and realized that my fork was not in an avocado slice", she said. It was disgusting, I was a shock.

Health Care HIV prevention drug Truvada receives funding
Author: 0 HIV prevention drug Truvada receives funding

Up to now, those who wanted to take the drug for prevention - known as pre- exposure prophylaxis - had to pay about $1000 for 30 pills or look for generics overseas. 'It's a giant leap forward for our ambitious goal of ending new HIV transmissions in New Zealand by 2025'. Until now PrEP has cost around US$731 per month in New Zealand.

Author: 0 Altria Group Inc (MO) Holdings Increased by Motco

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, October 23 by Stifel Nicolaus. The ROIC 5 year average of Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) on Monday, November 6 with "Hold" rating. Exchange has 0.02% invested in Altria Group, Inc. Shares of Altria Group Inc (MO) traded up $0.49 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $66.53.

Health Care Super Bowl Broadcast Includes Brief Blackout By Mistake
Author: 0 Super Bowl Broadcast Includes Brief Blackout By Mistake

Stopping short of the security gate at the stadium's entrance, many took a knee honoring former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick who first started the practice when he knelt to the national anthem at a 2016 game protesting police brutality.

Health Care 24 flu related deaths reported in New Mexico
Author: 0 24 flu related deaths reported in New Mexico

The flu has killed a child in Maryland for the first time this season, health officials said Tuesday. 888 deaths have been reported in Missouri this flu season - 74 during the week of January 27. Symptoms usually being one to four days after being exposed for the virus. While sick, limit contact with others as much as possible to keep from infecting them.

Health Care Pence talks missile defense, North Korea with Alaska reporters
Author: 0 Pence talks missile defense, North Korea with Alaska reporters

US Vice-President Mike Pence or other top officials might meet North Koreans at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang in coming days, Pence and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Monday (Tuesday in Manila). Instead it is retained by Kim Jong-Un's grandfather, the North's founder Kim Il-Sung, who remains Eternal President of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea - the country's official name - despite dying in 1994.

Health Care Manchester United mourns Munich Air Disaster victims, players
Author: 0 Manchester United mourns Munich Air Disaster victims, players

Fittingly, Charlton - by now the Manchester United captain - scored twice in a 4-1 win, making United the first English club to lift the coveted trophy. Feguson told the Daily Star. Seven of the "Babes" - Geoff Bent, Roger Byrne, Eddie Colman, Mark Jones , David Pegg, Tommy Taylor and Billy Whelan - died at the scene, while the prodigiously talented 21-year-old Duncan Edwards succumbed to his injuries 15 days later.

Health Care US Donald Trump greets college cheerleaders at Super Bowl party
Author: 0 US Donald Trump greets college cheerleaders at Super Bowl party

Others leapt to P!nk's defence, explaining that she had been suffering from a sore throat just days earlier and that it was likely she took a cough sweet out of her mouth. "Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president and in Minnesota for the game, told "Fox and Friends" Sunday , ".you take a knee for the Lord and you stand for the flag.

Health Care What happened? Super Bowl broadcast goes to black during second quarter break
Author: 0 What happened? Super Bowl broadcast goes to black during second quarter break

A Metro Transit spokesman says 17 people taken away after blocking a light-rail line carrying ticketholders to the Super Bowl in Minneapolis have been cited and released. Have you seen Hyundai's 2018 Super Bowl commercial? And if NBC didn't lose commercial time in sense of revenue, could the valuable half-minute or more have been set aside to plug its own shows? The Atlanta Super Bowl LIII Host Committee introduced a video at the press conference titled, "We Are ATL", ...