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Medicine Here is why wine is good for your oral hygiene
Author: 0 Here is why wine is good for your oral hygiene

Red wine is often lauded for an array of health benefits, including lowering heart disease risk and increasing longevity . But they have also been found to have been working in conjunction with the good bacteria in the intestinal system.

Medicine Twice-diverted United Airlines plane skids off runway in Green Bay
Author: 0 Twice-diverted United Airlines plane skids off runway in Green Bay

The station said personnel with the airport fire department helped get people off the plane. A Houston flight slid off the runway in Green Bay after the plane was diverted from Minneapolis-Saint Paul due to bad weather early Friday. Miller says everyone on the plane exited using a portable set of stairs. 'We are in contact with all customers and are providing alternate transportation options including flights and buses, ' the airline said in a statement.

Medicine Shelters open amid flooding in northern Indiana as rivers keep rising
Author: 0 Shelters open amid flooding in northern Indiana as rivers keep rising

Flood advisories were in effect early on Thursday for the southeastern counties, and flood watch continues for areas south of I-70 and much of eastern OH through Sunday. In Michigan, flooded streets stranded motorists and a school bus in Flint, and a washout from heavy rains may have caused two freight train engines to derail near Grand Rapids.

Medicine Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens indicted for felony invasion of privacy
Author: 0 Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens indicted for felony invasion of privacy

In a statement to 41 Action News, Greitens's attorney, Edward L. Dowd, Jr. said he meant to file a motion to dismiss the charges. The House has the power to initiate impeachment proceedings against a Governor. "This will not for a moment deter me from doing the important work of the great people of Missouri", he said. "Again, I think people do make mistakes, and you're innocent until proven guilty", KC resident Tyda Cline said.

Medicine Eyes can predict of a heart attack
Author: 0 Eyes can predict of a heart attack

A paper describing the work was published Wednesday in the journal Biomedical Engineering . Google says it was able to accurately predict which patient would experience a heart attack or other major cardiovascular event within five years 70 percent of the time.

Medicine Trump proposes arming teachers to stop school shootings
Author: 0 Trump proposes arming teachers to stop school shootings

It emerged after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland that there was an armed security guard on site , but he did not get the chance to engage the gunman, Nikolas Cruz , on the sprawling campus. But many others embraced the President's idea. When Florida Education Commissioner Pam Stewart suggested increasing the number of active-shooter drills as a defensive measure, Trump called that insane, explaining, "I think it's very hard on children".

Medicine NFL Player Jonathan Martin Reportedly Detained Over Gun Pic
Author: 0 NFL Player Jonathan Martin Reportedly Detained Over Gun Pic

The Instagram image read, "When you're a bully victim & a coward, your options are suicide, or revenge" and included a photo of a gun and shotgun shells. Former Dolphins OL Jonathan Martin with some seriously disturbing stuff on his IG story... He attended Harvard-Westlake before playing football at Stanford.

Medicine Cigarettes vapor tested positive for Lead and Arsenic in new study
Author: 0 Cigarettes vapor tested positive for Lead and Arsenic in new study

While they only found small amounts of toxic metal in the e-liquids alone, they discovered considerable amounts in the e-liquids that had been exposed to the heating coils. The median lead concentration in the aerosols, for example, was about 15 μg/kg, or more than 25 times greater than the median level in the refill dispensers.

Medicine Stephen Fry recovering from prostate cancer surgery
Author: 0 Stephen Fry recovering from prostate cancer surgery

These things are graded - my score was 8 it seems. The actor said as far as he knows, he is cancer free now. He also encouraged men to have routine prostate exams. "They took the prostate out, [and] they took out eleven lymph nodes". He later adds: "For the moment I want you all to know I'm fit, well, and happy because rumours had started to swell".

Medicine Low fat or low carb, same difference!
Author: 0 Low fat or low carb, same difference!

However, because participants in the study did not strictly adhere to their diets (most simply ate whole, "real" foods instead of calculating the exact proportions of fat or carbs they consumed) Lustig notes that it's hard to explicitly claim that genetics weren't a factor in the weight loss.

Medicine Flu Deaths Near 100 As Deadliest Season In Five Years Continues
Author: 0 Flu Deaths Near 100 As Deadliest Season In Five Years Continues

Of the 97 who have died, 78 were over the age of 65. The number of flu deaths continues to rise in our state. "This is the deadliest season since 2009 when flu became a reportable disease to the State", Pino said. There have been over 6,200 confirmed cases of the flu, DPH said. The state has been sponsoring a number of a free and low-priced flu shot clinics in an attempt to better immunize people from the virus.

Medicine Missing school girls: Yobe Govt. apologises over misleading statement
Author: 0 Missing school girls: Yobe Govt. apologises over misleading statement

Meanwhile, the Senate on Thursday warned against treating the attack in Yobe like the case of the Chibok girls in Borno State. Authorities had no credible information that those missing from the village of Dapchi were taken by Boko Haram, said Abdullahi Bego, a spokesman for the governor in Yobe state.

Medicine ACIP Votes in Favor of Intransal Flu Vaccine Flumist Quadrivalent
Author: 0 ACIP Votes in Favor of Intransal Flu Vaccine Flumist Quadrivalent

The nasal spray vaccine has been off the USA market for two years because it barely worked against one common strain of flu in kids. While this flu season is still one of the worst seen in years, the first signs that infection rates are starting to level off were reported by US health officials on Friday.

Medicine SpotMini robot learns to open door, battle humans
Author: 0 SpotMini robot learns to open door, battle humans

However, the robot pooch may disagree, having lost a small chunk of its chassis when it was yanked away from the door by that pesky human. According to Boston Dynamics , the latest video is an example of the computer controlled dog "adjusting behaviour when progress gets off track".

Medicine Olympic curling: Men's curling US vs. Canada results and recap
Author: 0 Olympic curling: Men's curling US vs. Canada results and recap

And their archrival is in the way again. The U.S. has won three consecutive World Championships in 2015, 2016 and 2017. "It's game-changing for our sport". This was the eighth time these North American rivals had met in the Olympics and the fifth with gold on the line. " They don't have as many stars as we did in Nagano, but they have some skilled players and they play like a team", Hasek said by phone.

Medicine Mumbai Doctors Remove World's Largest Brain Tumor
Author: 0 Mumbai Doctors Remove World's Largest Brain Tumor

Professor Dr Trimurti Nadkarni, who led the surgery, said such large tumours are a rare surgical challenge. "We have checked all the available medical texts", Nadkarni said. For the past several years, Santlal Pal had been watching the tumour emerge from his skull. "His tumour was totally excised along with involved skull bone and that which had invaded into the brain", he said.

Medicine Antidepressants work for treating depression, study finds
Author: 0 Antidepressants work for treating depression, study finds

The economic burden in the United States of America alone has been estimated to be more than US$210 billion. However, there is considerable debate about their effectiveness. Other treatments for depression include talking therapies such as cognitive behavioural therapy and counselling. "(But) this study supports that for patients with a diagnosed condition of depression, antidepressants are useful".

Medicine Dana Air overshoots runway in P/Harcourt, all passengers survive
Author: 0 Dana Air overshoots runway in P/Harcourt, all passengers survive

The AIB is an agency of government that investigates accidents and serious incidents under the enabling Act of 2006, in accordance with the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Annexe 13. yesterday for operations. He said: "We have sent some of our investigators to the scene of the incident". This comes barely two weeks after the emergency door of another Dana aircraft reportedly fell off upon arrival at the Abuja airport.

Medicine Amateur astronomer snaps exploding star's rare first light
Author: 0 Amateur astronomer snaps exploding star's rare first light

Little did the Argentinian man know at first that he had captured an image that had so far failed to be captured by full-time astronomers: the first light of a massive exploding star. The object steadily brightened for about 25 minutes, as shown quantitatively in the lower-right panel. On September 20, 2016, Buso was testing a new camera on his 16-inch telescope by taking a series of short-exposure photographs of the spiral galaxy NGC 613, which is about 80 million light years from Earth and ...

Medicine Mass. Students Plan School Walkouts In Wake Of Florida School Shooting
Author: 0 Mass. Students Plan School Walkouts In Wake Of Florida School Shooting

The movement is being encouraged by those who organized the Women's March. "If a student chooses to walk out they will be ineligible to participate in any athletics or extracurricular activities (for that day)", the message stated. He suspects it was related to the protest, and if a student is found responsible, he or she will be charged with a misdemeanor. The school didn't stop the walkout but asked students to stay in the school's courtyard on campus.

Medicine Florida's House of Representatives Just Declared Pornography a Health Risk
Author: 0 Florida's House of Representatives Just Declared Pornography a Health Risk

Caldwell repeatedly resisted answering the question, finally saying the House would not engage in a "political stunt", by rushing through a gun control bill, but eventually would pass gun legislation. Florida House on assault weapons: New phone, who dis? We're trying to save the lives of innocent children. I wish you could make this shit up. "Basically, what they have determined is that these are the Republican priorities in 2018: Wasting our time with debate and legislation that declares ...

Medicine Rain, snow melt flood north Indiana, Ohio river
Author: 0 Rain, snow melt flood north Indiana, Ohio river

Todd Harmeson, spokesman for Madison County Emergency Management Agency, said he hadn't seen any calls for flooding Wednesday , but his office was monitoring as rivers are expected to rise later in the week. In Minnesota, state police said winter weather contributed to 400 crashes and 250 spinouts, including two fatal accidents. "It's going to be a couple of days like this".

Medicine Florida shooting survivors head to state capital
Author: 0 Florida shooting survivors head to state capital

They carried sleeping bags, pillows and luggage and hugged their parents as they loaded the bus for the 400-mile journey. Alfonso Calderon, 16, said he hopes that the trip will start a conversation between the Legislature, Governor Rick Scott and the students over commonsense laws on guns.

Medicine Trump announces crafting of regulations to ban bump stocks
Author: 0 Trump announces crafting of regulations to ban bump stocks

The decision comes just under a week after the latest mass shooting in America, when 17 people were killed at a high school in Parkland, Florida . The 19-year-old suspect in the high school shooting last week in Parkland, Florida , had used an AR-15-style semi-automatic rifle that was purchased legally, USA Today has reported .

Medicine Woman Kicked Off Emirates Flight Due To Period Cramps
Author: 0 Woman Kicked Off Emirates Flight Due To Period Cramps

A 24-year-old British woman, Beth Evans and her 26-year-old boyfriend, Joshua Moran were asked to deboard from an Emirates flight bound for Dubai after a flight attendant overheard her complaining about period pain . The statement read, "The passenger alerted the crew onboard that she was suffering from discomfort and pain and mentioned that she was feeling unwell".

Medicine Chronic heavy drinking linked to increased risk of dementia
Author: 0 Chronic heavy drinking linked to increased risk of dementia

Prof Clive Ballard of the University of Exeter Medical School, UK, writing a commentary for the journal, said: "Their study is immensely important and highlights the potential of alcohol use disorders, and possibly alcohol consumption, as modifiable risk factors for dementia prevention ..." Scientists who looked at 57,000 cases of dementia diagnosed before the age of 65 found that 39 per cent could be attributed to alcohol-related brain damage.

Medicine Michigan State clinches share of Big Ten crown with win over IL
Author: 0 Michigan State clinches share of Big Ten crown with win over IL

Currently, the Badgers rank fifth in the Big Ten in points average points allowed at only 67.3 points per game. Coach Tom Izzo, likewise, isn't content with winning his eighth Big Ten title. Illinois' Leron Black scored 20 points and Trent Frazier had 14 points on 4-of-13 shooting. Illinois: The young team has experienced of growing pains that may serve the program well next season, when it returns nearly every player on the roster.

Medicine Stoneman Douglas JROTC cadets posthumously awarded Army Medals of Heroism
Author: 0 Stoneman Douglas JROTC cadets posthumously awarded Army Medals of Heroism

A petition for a full military service said Wang was selfless and heroic. According to Task & Purpose , Reddit was key for veteran organizers to lead the charge in honoring Peter Wang's life. The family of Peter Wang received the award during his funeral Tuesday. Wang is credited with saving the lives of his fellow classmates by holding the door open, in his uniform, so they could escape.

Medicine Majority blames Congress, Trump over mass shootings
Author: 0 Majority blames Congress, Trump over mass shootings

A 77 percent majority says Congress is not doing enough to prevent mass shootings and 62 percent say the same of Trump, according to the poll. But despite the significant support for a ban on assault weapons sales, the majority of people (57 percent) identified mass shootings as a reflection of the problems in identifying and treating mental health problems, while just 28 percent believed mass shootings were a reflection of inadequate gun control laws.

Medicine Infant twins found dead inside suitcase in Cross County
Author: 0 Infant twins found dead inside suitcase in Cross County

The unidentified bodies were inside a purple suitcase found in a ditch. The investigation is ongoing and further details are not being released at this time, according to the sheriff's office statement . "I saw about eight cruisers", said one man who did not want to be identified. It is unclear if the infants died before they were discovered. "To think something like that had happened was kind of unusual".

Medicine From Fergie to Roseanne, Rewatch the Biggest National Anthem Fails in History
Author: 0 From Fergie to Roseanne, Rewatch the Biggest National Anthem Fails in History

HollywoodLifers , what did YOU think of Fergie's National Anthem performance? Throughout Fergie's sultry two-and-a-half-minute version, a "low chuckle rumbled through the sold-out" Staples Center , the Associated Press reported , with some basketball players, including Draymond Green , unable to suppress their laughter during the performance.

Medicine Drinking alcohol key to living past 90, says study
Author: 0 Drinking alcohol key to living past 90, says study

People who drank a glass of wine or a about two glasses of beer a day were 18 percent less likely to die prematurely. A study led by a neurologist at the University of California , Irvine has linked moderate consumption of alcohol or coffee to longevity.

Medicine Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah hits back at PM Modi for 'Commission' remark
Author: 0 Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah hits back at PM Modi for 'Commission' remark

Nasscom and MeitY will work together to enable "skill development and continuous learning not only for IT employees but also for those in the other sectors", Nasscom President R Chandrashekhar said . We would also build a world class satellite station for Mysuru and more than Rs 800 Crore would be spent on it. In an attempt to appeal to the farming community in the heavily agrarian cauvery delta region, PM Modi invoked farmer leader and independent MLA K N Puttanaiah and condoled his ...

Medicine Whether low-carb or low-fat diet is better for weight loss
Author: 0 Whether low-carb or low-fat diet is better for weight loss

Despite some earlier studies claiming that genetic variants predict whether someone has a better chance of shedding pounds on a low-carbohydrate or a low-fat diet, and despite a growing industry premised on that notion, the most rigorous study so far found no difference in weight loss between overweight people on diets that "matched" their genotype and those on diets that didn't.

Medicine School girls escape Boko Haram attack in Nigeria
Author: 0 School girls escape Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

The Yobe State Commissioner of Police, Mr Abdulmaliki Sumonu, said yesterday that there was no loss of life in the suspected Boko Haram insurgents attack on Government Girls College in Dapchi town. That kidnapping drew the world's attention to the jihadist insurgency in northeast Nigeria. But while convictions like this offer the hope of justice for Boko Haram's many victims, campaign group Amnesty International has questioned the method of the trial.

Medicine Herbal drug Kratom linked to multi-state salmonella outbreak — CDC
Author: 0 Herbal drug Kratom linked to multi-state salmonella outbreak — CDC

Centers for Disease Control. Kratom grows naturally in the Southeast Asian countries of Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. The bad news about kratom continues with the CDC's announcement, which says a nationwide bout of salmonellosis, or salmonella infections, may be related to it.

Medicine Mother of Jewish Florida shooting victim:
Author: 0 Mother of Jewish Florida shooting victim: "This…"

Worth nothing. nearly exactly a year ago, Trump signed a bill revoking gun checks for people with mental illness. "This was a highly calculated and premeditated murder of 17 people and the attempted murder of everyone in that school". President Trump traveled on Friday to visit shooting victims and first responders. Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel has said that his office had received about 20 "calls for service" in the past few years regarding Cruz and would scrutinise all of them ...

Medicine Community Mourns In Candlelight After Deadly School Shooting
Author: 0 Community Mourns In Candlelight After Deadly School Shooting

What gives the Florida shooting more potential to spark change, she said , is that the students themselves got angry really quickly and demanded it. He was reportedly investigated by local police and the Department of Children and Family Services in 2016 after posting evidence of self-harm on the Snapchat app, according to the latest USA media reports.

Medicine Consumers Energy To Close All Coal Plants By 2040
Author: 0 Consumers Energy To Close All Coal Plants By 2040

Many energy providers have moved away from coal as President TrumpDonald John TrumpTillerson: Russia already looking to interfere in 2018 midterms Dems pick up deep-red legislative seat in Missouri Speier on Trump's desire for military parade: "We have a Napoleon in the making" MORE has tried to boost fossil fuels and roll back Obama-era policies that promoted clean energy.

Medicine Children, 1 Pregnant Woman Among Tennessee Flu Deaths
Author: 0 Children, 1 Pregnant Woman Among Tennessee Flu Deaths

Umair A. Shah said in a release. As of last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says there have been 84 flu-related deaths of children across the country. The secondary Flu B strain continues to see a slow growth when taking national laboratory data into account, however, all positively-tested strains of the flu reported to U.S.

Medicine Supreme Court Won't Hear Challenge To Calif. Gun Waiting-Period Case
Author: 0 Supreme Court Won't Hear Challenge To Calif. Gun Waiting-Period Case

It arose when several lawful California gun owners, supported by the Calguns Foundation and the Second Amendment Foundation, filed a lawsuit claiming that the state's 10-day waiting period for firearms purchases is unconstitutional as applied to "those purchasers who already own a firearm or have a license to carry a concealed weapon, and who clear a background check in fewer than 10 days".

Medicine World Health Organization warns of soaring rates of measles in Europe
Author: 0 World Health Organization warns of soaring rates of measles in Europe

The figures indicate that a lower rate of vaccination could be behind the increase. "Over 20,000 cases of measles, and 35 lives lost in 2017 alone, are a tragedy we simply can not accept". · Those parents who are unsure if their children have had MMR vaccine. Around 95% of cases of measles happen in low-income countries, and globally the fatality rate of measles is one in five.

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