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Health Care Suspected Herdsmen Kill 25 Persons In Plateau Attack
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As troops moved in to settle the dispute, the herdsmen opened fire on troops convoy. "While conducting search, troops discovered 23 dead bodies at Mararaba Dare shortly before Rafiki village and many civilians were wounded". He also said there were no security operatives in the area. The governor's aide called on the affected communities to embrace peace, assuring that efforts were on to unravel the immediate and remote causes of the problem.

Health Care First Case of Measles for 2018 Confirmed in MI
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Measles infection in a pregnant woman can lead to miscarriage, premature birth or a low-birth-weight baby. Getting vaccinated not only protects you, it protects others around you who are too young to get the vaccine or can't receive it for medical reasons.

Health Care Another reason to quit cigarettes on No Smoking Day
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Deafness joins a list of adverse health effects that are caused by smoking. Data was gathered from 50,000 workers between the ages of 20 to 64 who had not suffered from hearing loss. During follow-up, 3,532 individuals developed high-frequency hearing loss and 1,575 developed low-frequency hearing loss. However-and perhaps more alarming-the model estimated that, at the same time, an additional 168,000 adolescents and young adults who had never smoked cigarettes began smoking and ...

Health Care Yet again, Philadelphia has been ranked Pennsylvania's least-healthy county
Author: 0 Yet again, Philadelphia has been ranked Pennsylvania's least-healthy county

Of the counties surrounding Philadelphia, Chester ranks first in health outcomes , Montgomery is ranked fourth, Bucks is ranked seventh and DE is ranked 49th. Even highly ranked Brown and Nicollet counties are above the state average in adult obesity. The United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg's 2017-18 Indicators of Community Health reported that, between 2000 and 2015, Petersburg saw a 70 percent decrease in its rate of teen pregnancies.

Health Care YouTube, Wikipedia team up to fight spread of online conspiracy theories
Author: 0 YouTube, Wikipedia team up to fight spread of online conspiracy theories

YouTube announced a new measure to combat conspiracy theories by linking directly to third-party sources like Wikipedia a month after its top trending video suggested a Stoneman Douglas High School shooting survivor was an actor. The platform also wants to offer more info on the videos uploaded on it. And Wikipedia itself is battling against sock puppets (the use of multiple accounts to skirt regulations), bad sourcing and fringe editors, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Health Care Bidya Devi Bhandari, Nepal's 1st female president, wins second term
Author: 0 Bidya Devi Bhandari, Nepal's 1st female president, wins second term

Two years later, as Bhandari gets re-elected for a fresh five-year term, not everyone is happy. CPN (Maoist Centre) has 65 lawmakers in parliament and 108 in provincial assemblies, which account for 10,319 votes. She wielded considerable influence in the CPN-UML, one of the constituents of the Left Alliance, and was elected vice-chairperson of the party in its eighth general convention held in Butwal.

Health Care CDC says missing doctor not passed over for promotion
Author: 0 CDC says missing doctor not passed over for promotion

Public Health Service". According to Atlanta Police, CDC employees told APD investigators Cunningham left because he was upset that he did not get a promotion. "He tells the supervisor that he's not feeling particularly well", Atlanta police Maj. Cunningham is an epidemiologist at the Atlanta-based federal agency.

Health Care Lead exposure may be more deadly than previously thought
Author: 0 Lead exposure may be more deadly than previously thought

People with the highest lead levels had a 37% greater risk than normal of a premature death and a 70% greater risk of death from cardiovascular disease. Researchers followed almost 14,300 participants for two decades and discovered that despite previous studies suggesting that low-level lead exposure did not increase the risk of premature death , this might not be the case.

Health Care All-party meet at Kejriwal's residence to discuss sealing drive in Delhi
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The sealing drive, which started in December 2017 on orders of the Supreme Court-appointed Monitoring Committee, has affected markets across the city. Attacking the BJP-led Centre, AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh said, "The central government passed four ordinances to amend the Land Acquisition Act and took the same route to allow Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu after the Supreme Court ban".

Health Care Prime Minister Narendra Modi
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He also called for multi-sectoral engagement and participation of all stake-holders at every level to create "TB-free village, panchayat, district and state", noting that frontline TB physicians and workers can make a major contribution in this direction.

Health Care Windsor area has hopeful hiring climate for second quarter
Author: 0 Windsor area has hopeful hiring climate for second quarter

However, Gauteng employers report an improvement of six percentage points, while outlooks for Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal remain relatively stable. Among businesses in 44 countries surveyed, business in all but one country expect to add staff over the next three months, with the greatest optimism for new hiring found in in Croatia, followed closely by Taiwan in the number two spot.

Health Care Marco Reus signs Borussia Dortmund contract extension
Author: 0 Marco Reus signs Borussia Dortmund contract extension

I am happy and proud to announce today that I will continue to wear it", Reus said. A Dortmund youth product, Reus had spells at Rot Weiss Ahlen and Borussia Mönchengladbach before re-joining BVB in 2012. "He's the man for those important moments, especially with important goals". He is a cornerstone of our attack and furthermore a face of this club. "We are very pleased to announce the contract renewal with Marco Reus", chairman Hans-Joachim Watzke told the club's website.

Health Care Praluent Cuts Cardiac Events, Deaths in High-Risk Patients
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Image: The Odyssey Outcomes trial, which evaluated Praluent, met its primary endpoint. Approximately 90% of patients were on a high-intensity statin. High-risk patients who were subjected to Praluent injection in combination with maximally-tolerated statins had significantly lesser major adverse cardiovascular events compared to patients treated on only maximally-tolerated statins.

Health Care Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma's love story in pictures
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Bollywood beauty Anushka Sharma and her husband Virat Kohli never miss a chance to show their love for each other. Virat shared yet another picture with his one and only on the weekend. After all, Virushka's love moments have always been popular among the masses. When India's tour of South Africa concluded, Virat openly credited Anushka for inspiration and support .

Health Care How to Watch Serena vs. Venus Williams
Author: 0 How to Watch Serena vs. Venus Williams

Headliners in the men's field include defending Miami Open champion Roger Federer , who won his 20th major title at this year's Australian Open; six-time Miami Open champion Novak Djokovic; Australian Open finalist Marin Cilic; and former U.S.

Health Care Without deal, Brees' agent can field offers from other teams today
Author: 0 Without deal, Brees' agent can field offers from other teams today

Monday's deadline isn't that big of a deal, really. That means teams can reach out to Brees' agent - but not the player directly - to negotiate a contract. While Brees leaving the comfort of Sean Payton's offense is still unlikely, the Saints are playing a risky game by letting it get to this point. Regardless, eight weeks and one day ago, no one would have expected it to take this long for a new deal to be done.

Health Care Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Mostly Targets Dental Professionals, Says CDC Report
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The researchers have been studying about 900 patients since around a couple of decades, from which they found one dental technician and eight dentists to be diagnosed with the IPF, while seven of the patients were died already. However, health officials are following some leads: It's possible, for example, that the dentists were exposed to something on the job that might have increased their risk of the disease, the researchers said.

Health Care 2nd lawsuit filed over lost embryos at hospital
Author: 0 2nd lawsuit filed over lost embryos at hospital

University Hospitals now faces multiple lawsuits following an incident at its Fertility Clinic that compromised hundreds of eggs and embryos stored in liquid nitrogen. The clinic is uncertain how numerous eggs and embryos are damaged, he said, and can't be used for in-vitro fertilization. According to the Pacific Fertility website, egg-freezing costs $8,345 for the first round and $6,995 for each subsequent round.