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Medicine American opioid overdoses up 30 percent in a year
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Andrew Kolodny , co-director of opioid policy research at Brandeis University. Past year there were 111 overdose deaths. "With the attention this has been getting, it's very disappointing we are seeing these increases". The opioid epidemic is affecting all types of residential areas - from the smallest rural towns to the biggest metropolitan cities - but the sharpest increases in related hospital trips happened in urban areas.

Medicine Athlon Sports' 2018 NFL Draft Guide Magazine is Available Now
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The New York Giants have the second pick in the 2018 NFL Draft , where they can chose one of the top quarterbacks or, possibly, Penn State running back Saquon Barkley , who lit up the NFL Combine last week. One who did not: Orlando Brown . As for the Browns this year, they certainly have the firepower to move up from the fourth-overall pick to number two with NY, owning 12 picks this year alone.

Medicine Africa Visit: Tillerson To Focus On Population, Institutions, Human Rights
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He said the goal of the country's current borrowings was good on paper but regretted that the budgetary process had been frustrating the roll out of infrastructure for which the government had been taking loans. It also listed holding governments accountable to the people as one of its major focus. It said it was also looking at how it could have reconciliation and dialogues between all of the different groups - the Oromos, the Amharas, the Tigrays, and also in Kenya with the opposition and ...

Medicine Hyderabad: Father chops off son's wrist over his porn addiction
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The 45-year-old man, Mohammad Qayyum Qureshi, later surrendered before the police. Khalid reportedly revolted against his father and even bitten his hand. Qayyum Qureshi, a butcher by profession, was arrested Tuesday morning. An infuriated Qureshi cut off the sons right hand when the latter was asleep last night, the inspector said.

Medicine Food industry told to cut calories
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This comes under the newly launched 'One You' campaign . Public Health England said adults were consuming on average 200 to 300 calories more than they need to a day - which can build up over time and cause unhealthy weight gain. Ian Wright, Food and Drink Federation (FDF ) Director General said: "We warmly welcome the Government outlining its calorie reduction ambitions in today's report".

Medicine Toxic cloud: Study says teens shouldn't vape
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The study , published Monday in the journal Pediatrics , compared using and saliva samples from three different groups: 67 teens who used e-cigarettes, 17 teens who used e-cigarettes and traditional tobacco cigarettes and 20 teens from a control group who did not use cigarettes.

Medicine Doctors Protest Suspension of Colleague Who Performed Brain Surgery on Wrong Patient
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As per the doctors protesting, medical staff should not be punished for administrative issues especially when there is a shortage of staff and space. "While our friend may have exhibited some procedural shortcomings, the surgery was done on the wrong patient mainly because of wrong patient labelling by the ward staff", the doctors said in a statement, according to the Daily Nation in Kenya .

Medicine Hindi Cinema's Beloved Shammi Aunty Passes Away At 89
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The actress was last seen in the 2013 movie Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi . According to Bollywood personality Ashok Shekhar, Shammi had been ailing since some time. Her funeral would be performed at the Oshiwara cemetery later in the day, Shekhar told IANS. May her soul rest in peace and her laughter and contagious smile rock the heavens.

Medicine Republican US Senator Cochran says he will resign on April 1
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Best of all from McConnell's standpoint, he'd also be a bulwark against McDaniel, who himself has built enough of a brand in MS that he might capture Cochran's vacant seat unless McConnell can throw someone formidable in his path. Republican Gov. Phil Bryant will appoint a replacement for Cochran to hold the seat until a November special election. That race grabbed national attention after a McDaniel supporter entered a nursing home without permission and photographed Cochran's wife, Rose, ...

Medicine Number of children overdosing on opioids almost doubles
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While 60 percent of the overdoses were in the 12 to 17 age group, it was not immediately clear how numerous children ingested the drugs intentionally and how many were accidental, CNN reported. While the overall number of opioid overdose cases increased over the course of the study, the percentage of patients requiring life-saving treatments such as mechanical ventilation decreased.

Medicine West Brom again consider Pardew position
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We will do our best and I feel in this moment that we are confident. West Brom are rooted to the bottom of the Premier League table after having secured just three victories in this campaign. "It seems that every game over the last couple of months has been a'must-win' for us and this one is no different". "If our fans are honest on reflection, and they were excellent, they'll see a committed performance today".

Medicine The Oscars pay homage to 'Time's Up' movement
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They also explained that instead of organizing a protest on the Oscars red carpet ( as they had at the Golden Globes ), the group would have "a moment" at the Oscars to raise awareness for their cause. "It's really important that you know that Time's Up is not about the red carpet", Rhimes said Thursday . "We're going forward until we have an equitable and safe world for women", Sorvino told ABC News in an interview from the red carpet.

Medicine Around 4500 homes without water as pipes burst
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Thames Water , South East Water, Southern Water and Affinity Water have released a joint statement, warning of shortages across the South East of England. Meanwhile, the RAF has been called in to deliver emergency supplies to parts of Cumbria that have been cut off by the extreme weather. South London resident Natasha Prayag told Sky News she was without water late into Sunday night, after her supply was cut off on Saturday evening.

Medicine Opioid Summit: Trump advocates death penalty for drug dealers
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The first big obstacle Trump would run into while trying to implement the death penalty for drug traffickers is contained in a document cherished by conservatives: The Constitution. "We're all unbelievably frustrated and absolutely need to see that our efforts are starting to have some positive effect to start to diminish the overdoses and the deaths".

Author: 0 RT Readers Vote Baywatch the Razzie Nominee So Rotten They Loved It

Cast member T.J. Miller attends the premiere for " The Emoji Movie " in Los Angeles, California, US, July 23, 2017. It also claimed Worst Director ( Anthony Leondis ), Worst Screenplay (Leondis, Eric Siegel and Mike White ) and Worst Screen Combo (any two obnoxious emojis).

Medicine News And Notes From Saturday At The 2018 NFL Combine
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Whether or not Richard Rodgers re-signs with Green Bay as a pending free agent, the Packers have a need to refortify the position for 2018. Gesicki was arguably the best tight end prospect in the draft before the combine started, and he was expected to be a second- or third-round pick.

Medicine Listeriosis outbreak traced to Enterprise Factory in Polokwane
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All Enterprise products, including the Bokkie, Renown, Lifestyle, and Mieliekip brands had already been recalled by the company concerned and Pick n Pay was urgently withdrawing them from its shops. Listeria monocytogenes was isolated from stool collected from one of the ill children, and from both of the polony specimens collected from the crèche.

Medicine Michigan vs Michigan State odds
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Geo Baker scored 25 points for Rutgers (15-19), the 14th seed. Nebraska AthleticsIsaac Copeland and Nebraska are 22-10 after losing in the Big Ten Tournament. "Saturday in March in New York City [against Michigan State]", Beilein said, "it should be exciting". The Wolverines were easy winners in their lone meeting with Michigan State this season, beating the then No.4-ranked Wolverines 82-72 on January 13 at Breslin Student Events Center in East Lansing, Mich .

Author: 0 Nor'easter kills five people, leaves a million without power

In the Washington area, federal offices didn't open Friday , schools closed and trash collection was suspended. Parts of eastern Long Island and eastern MA were predicted to get up to five inches of rain through Saturday . The storm has affected New York City and Washington, D.C., caused freezes in Northern Georgia and goes all the way up to Maine. Walker also noted that the combinations of high winds and sustained rain, which softens the ground, could lead extensive downed trees and ...

Medicine Appointed KKR skipper, Dinesh Karthik hopes to lead from front
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It appears KKR are also chasing the same by putting a man who is yet to make his debut for them as their captain. I am little nervous and at the same time excited as well. Reports are coming that this whole news is official now and you'll see Dinesh Karthik as their captain. In the process, he created a T20 record for having scored 40+ scores in 8 consecutive games.