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Medicine Cleaning chemicals 'as bad for women's lungs as smoking'
Author: 0 Cleaning chemicals 'as bad for women's lungs as smoking'

The study did not find that the ratio of FEV1 to FVC declined more rapidly in women who cleaned than in those who did not. From their forced vital capacity, home cleaners lost an extra 4.3 milliliters a year and occupational cleaners lost an additional 7.1 milliliters a year.

Medicine A look at notable quotes from the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
Author: 0 A look at notable quotes from the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

She's active on Instagram , Twitter and Facebook . - Olympic 10,000-metre speedskating champion Ted-Jan Bloemen on how his move from the Netherlands to Canada boosted his career. That's not what we're here for. He took advantage of the opportunity, and finished with a score of 97.75, taking home his first gold medal since 2010.

Medicine Cherokee County Health Department offering flu shots at no cost to residents
Author: 0 Cherokee County Health Department offering flu shots at no cost to residents

The number of people seeing a health care provider for flu symptoms is nearly as high as 2009, when the flu hit pandemic levels . Although the majority of flu-related deaths in IN have occurred in individuals age 65 and older, almost 78 percent of the influenza-like illnesses reported to ISDH this year involve individuals age 24 and younger, according to the ISDH.

Medicine Medical experts weigh in on flu vaccine effectiveness
Author: 0 Medical experts weigh in on flu vaccine effectiveness

According to the Center for Disease Control , in the fall, 90% of flu cases were Influenza A. However, Influenza B is now on the rise, making up nearly half of Arizona cases last week. The study looked at more than 4,500 children and adults with acute respiratory illness (ARI) associated with the flu between last November and February at five U.S.

Author: 0 What Are Analysts Suggestions On Realty Income Corporation (O)

Oppenheimer Asset Management Incorporated holds 0.01% or 5,825 shares in its portfolio. Cinedigm Corp. (NASDAQ:CIDM) has risen 29.23% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. 23 funds opened positions while 40 raised stakes. On 2/28/2017 Kilroy Realty announced a quarterly dividend of $0.38 1.93% with an ex dividend date of 3/29/2017 which will be payable on 4/12/2017.

Medicine Wegmans Named One Of Best Places To Work
Author: 0 Wegmans Named One Of Best Places To Work

The 100 Best Companies to Work For ranking also included repeat appearances from Lakeland, Fla. -based Publix Super Markets , at No. 47 (21st last year), and Woodland, Calif. In Centre County, Sheetz has six stores in the Centre Region and locations in Benner Township, Centre Hall and Philipsburg. Established in 1952, Sheetz now has 565 locations in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Ohio and North Carolina.

Medicine Cauvery Verdict: Supreme Court reduces Tamil Nadu's share of water
Author: 0 Cauvery Verdict: Supreme Court reduces Tamil Nadu's share of water

Karnataka government's lawyer has said that "farmers in both states must be happy" with the verdict. Though Tamil Nadu has said that the verdict has "disappointed" them, the SC's decision which will now remain in force for 15 years has got enormous relief to residents of Karnataka.

Medicine Blues acquire Nikita Soshnikov from Maple Leafs
Author: 0 Blues acquire Nikita Soshnikov from Maple Leafs

The Russian forward was recalled by the Leafs in mid-November due to a clause in his contract that required him to be on the National Hockey League roster or he would be eligible to return to the KHL. Also appearing in 52 games for Toronto's AHL affiliate, Soshnikov scored 18 goals, dished out 10 assists and posted a plus-26 with the Marlies. For Soshnikov, this trade means a fresh start with a team that could use some scoring depth of its own and where he has a chance to potentially have ...

Medicine Memogate case: SC issues arrest warrants for Hussain Haqqani
Author: 0 Memogate case: SC issues arrest warrants for Hussain Haqqani

The Supreme Court bench, headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, resumed the case hearing from February 8. At the last hearing, the apex court summoned the secretaries of the interior and foreign ministers, and the Federal Investigation Agency director general to inform the court about possible measures to bring former ambassador Husain Haqqani to Pakistan.

Medicine In Alzheimer's, BACE1 Inhibition May Reverse Amyloid Deposition
Author: 0 In Alzheimer's, BACE1 Inhibition May Reverse Amyloid Deposition

For now, the findings are limited to mice, but they provide hope that humans may one day benefit from the same treatment. There have been previous attempts to develop drugs that inhibit BACE1, but these have mostly failed owing to unacceptable side-effects, such as liver toxicity and eye problems.

Medicine Power Shake-up in Southern Africa: Jacob Zuma Resigns, Tsvangirai Dies
Author: 0 Power Shake-up in Southern Africa: Jacob Zuma Resigns, Tsvangirai Dies

Zuma's nine-year presidency came to an end on Wednesday, when the 75-year-old announced that he would heed an ANC order and stand down ahead of a scheduled no-confidence vote against him in parliament. The ANC national executive committee meeting on Monday chose to recall Zuma as the president and gave him until Wednesday to resign from the top post.

Medicine Three Lewis County Deaths Linked to Influenza
Author: 0 Three Lewis County Deaths Linked to Influenza

Four more people in Maine died from the flu last week, but the number of confirmed cases dropped week-over-week, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. The Port Orange Police Department said it lost a longtime employee and friend Tuesday due to complications related to the flu. "We have become aware that there have been three deaths where flu is definitely a contributing factor to the deaths", she said.

Medicine Dispensary Set To Make First Legal Sale Of Medical Marijuana In Pa.
Author: 0 Dispensary Set To Make First Legal Sale Of Medical Marijuana In Pa.

Pennsylvania has become the thirtieth state that is allowing its people to get medical marijuana , while twenty two states among all the listed thirty states that have approved rolling out market for the drug, are allowing it strictly just for the medical purposes and other eight are permitting anyone of their residents to use marijuana for any objective.

Medicine Bangladesh put Sri Lanka bowlers on backfoot
Author: 0 Bangladesh put Sri Lanka bowlers on backfoot

Get live cricket score of Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka , 1st T20, Dhaka here. "According to medical advice, Perera needs more time to recover", Sri Lanka Cricket said in a statement. Bangladesh , although in a loss, put in a refreshingly aggressive performance with the bat earlier. Tamim Iqbal has been ruled out due to a bicep injury.

Medicine This Is the Link Between Processed Foods and Cancer
Author: 0 This Is the Link Between Processed Foods and Cancer

The results show that a 10% increase in the proportion of ultra-processed foods in the diet was associated with increases of 12% in the risk of overall cancer and 11% in the risk of breast cancer . Several risk factors for cancer - including age, sex, educational level, family history of cancer, smoking status and physical activity levels - were taken into account.

Medicine FDA Authorizes Marketing of First Blood Test Aiding in Evaluation of Concussion
Author: 0 FDA Authorizes Marketing of First Blood Test Aiding in Evaluation of Concussion

The test by Banyan Biomarkers can deliver a verdict within just four hours, identifying whether or not the patient has a traumatic injury that requires a CT to examine further. The Brain Trauma Indicator was reviewed under the FDA's De Novo premarket review pathway, a regulatory pathway for some low- to moderate-risk devices that are novel and for which there is no prior legally marketed device.

Medicine FDA investigating Tukwila pet food company after repeated recalls
Author: 0 FDA investigating Tukwila pet food company after repeated recalls

No public recall notice was issued, company officials told the FDA , because they only sell products online through direct-to-customer sales. The Darwin's Natural raw pet food that the dog had been fed was also positive for Salmonella . FDA said the agency has "a zero-tolerance policy" for Salmonella or other pathogenic bacteria in all pet food. Similarly, veterinary care should be sought for pets that show any of these signs.

Medicine Philippines opposes China naming undersea features
Author: 0 Philippines opposes China naming undersea features

When asked about Lorenzana's statement, Roque said assigning a Philippine name is a "sure" next step as the government objects to China's naming of four seamounts and a hill in Benham Rise, an undersea plateau 135 miles off the coast of Aurora province which is part of the country's extended continental shelf - giving it sovereign rights over the area.