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Thousand Oaks Shooter Posted to Instagram During Incident

Thousand Oaks Shooter Posted to Instagram During Incident

Long made others feel uncomfortable going back to his teens. Neighbours of Ian David Long described the man who shot and killed 12 people at a country music bar as distant in public but combative ...

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Early Birds May Have Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Early Birds May Have Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Rebecca Richmond told British newspaper The Independent. The study was presented Tuesday at the U.K.'s National Cancer Research Institute ( NCRI ) annual cancer conference, in Glasgow, Scotland. C...

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Amid deepening addiction crisis, FDA approves new form of powerful opioid

Amid deepening addiction crisis, FDA approves new form of powerful opioid

The Food and Drug Administration's approval of a powerful new opioid stirred up fierce opposition in some consumer and healthcare circles after it was announced Friday, continuing debate about the age...

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9th Child Dead From Flu-Like Adenovirus Outbreak at New Jersey Center

9th Child Dead From Flu-Like Adenovirus Outbreak at New Jersey Center

One staff member was also diagnosed but has since made a full recovery, officials said. The New Jersey Department of Health says the medically fragile child with a respiratory illness died Saturday ...

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BMT Thinks Pink in October for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

BMT Thinks Pink in October for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

BMT has committed to making a $5,000 donation to the Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Five years later - years which included surgery , radiation and che...

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Selena Gomez receiving treatment after suffering emotional breakdown

Selena Gomez receiving treatment after suffering emotional breakdown

Gomez says she is not trying to hide anything, and it is her life. This time, however, her reaction was much worse. "I'm in chemotherapy. You're a-holes.' I locked myself away until I was confident an...

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Children having inadequate sleep risk mental illness - Psychiatrist

Children having inadequate sleep risk mental illness - Psychiatrist

Heather says, "Approximately one-half of chronic mental illness begins by the age of 14". Sport and active recreation are not only one of the most cost-effective ways of supporting mental health , ...

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Senate gets FBI Kavanaugh report; Trump rejects Democratic criticism

Senate gets FBI Kavanaugh report; Trump rejects Democratic criticism

He was nominated by Trump to succeed retired Justice Anthony Kennedy, who was seen as a swing vote on the court. The North Dakota senator defied warnings that opposing the judge could hurt her in an...

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American, Japanese win Nobel for cancer research

American, Japanese win Nobel for cancer research

One of Carter's treatments was a drug that blocked the immune-cell "brake" studied by Honjo . Therapies based on his discovery proved to be strikingly effective in the fight against cancer. He was ...

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Women Drown While Chained in Flooded Police Van During Hurricane Florence

Women Drown While Chained in Flooded Police Van During Hurricane Florence

Two female mental patients chained in the back of a county sheriff's van drowned when the vehicle in which they were traveling was overcome by floodwaters, police said. The incident is being investi...

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Beach hotel pushes back on CDC in Legionnaires' testing

Beach hotel pushes back on CDC in Legionnaires' testing

Legionnaire disease has been causing quite havoc in New Hampshire's Hampton, and a fifth case of the outbreak was reported on Monday. "The Department of Health will evaluate the building's plumbing t...

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'An American hero': Touching tributes flow for John McCain

'An American hero': Touching tributes flow for John McCain

My heart is broken. Eight years later, here was a man who openly professed his love of money, who had avoided military service because of a foot problem he later said had healed itself, a man who ...

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MI health department says one dead from West Nile

MI health department says one dead from West Nile

IH and the B.C. Centre for Disease Control say the risk of infection from handling birds is very low. If you need to move a dead bird, precautions should be taken. Symptoms of the disease include feve...

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West Nile infected mosquitoes found in Louisville

West Nile infected mosquitoes found in Louisville

The city of Sugar Land has confirmed the presence of West Nile virus at a mosquito trap located in the 6000 block of Walkers Park South in the New Territory subdivision. Use them according to label ...

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Trump expects ‘big results’ from Helsinki summit

Trump expects ‘big results’ from Helsinki summit

But in return, Putin said he would expect the U.S. to allow Russian investigators to question what he called fugitives on American soil. "So certainly as the leader of a country you would have to hold...

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Trump Administration Cuts Funding For Obamacare Navigator Program

Trump Administration Cuts Funding For Obamacare Navigator Program

In the short term, $10.4 billion in payments tied to the 2017 benefit year, which were scheduled to go to health insurance companies, will not be paid. During the past year of the Obama administration...

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Video Game Addiction Officially Named A Disorder By World Health Organization

Video Game Addiction Officially Named A Disorder By World Health Organization

This week, the World Health Organization - arguably the leading source for designating what things are bad for us - announced that "gaming disorder" will be included in the latest edition of their ...

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Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

But there are probably many other factors", CDC principal deputy director Dr. Anne Schuchat told NBC News . Mental-health problems, often undiagnosed, are usually involved and experts say knowin...

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'Tobacco Breaks Hearts' main theme for World No Tobacco Day

'Tobacco Breaks Hearts' main theme for World No Tobacco Day

He noted that most people are aware that tobacco use causes cancer and lung diseases, but many don't know that tobacco also causes heart diseases and stroke , the world's leading killers. The org...

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Roseanne Barr blames controversial tweets on her taking of sleeping pill Ambien

Roseanne Barr blames controversial tweets on her taking of sleeping pill Ambien

A day after the network pulled the plug on the hit " Roseanne " reboot in response to her tweet about Valerie Jarrett , a longtime adviser and close friend of former President Barack Obama , the...

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World Health Organization wants trans fats in food eliminated

World Health Organization wants trans fats in food eliminated

He also appended that there are also some Latin American countries where trans fat amount is high but they are already putting a lid on it. Branca said that there are some countries where the risk...

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Ebola outbreak in Congo: Are we better prepared this time?

Ebola outbreak in Congo: Are we better prepared this time?

Most of the cases so far have been recorded around the village of Ikoko Impenge, near the northwestern town of Bikoro. "However, early signs including the infection of 3 health workers, the geograp...

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#GetLoud: mental health week in Nanaimo tackles variety of themes

#GetLoud: mental health week in Nanaimo tackles variety of themes

It claimed that the government's slow roll out of its green paper proposals would only reach a fifth to a quarter of the country by 2022-23. Getting the appropriate amount of exercise can help con...

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Neil Etheridge's Cardiff City joins the elite

Neil Etheridge's Cardiff City joins the elite

The Bluebirds won promotion from the Championship with Sunday's 0-0 draw at home against Reading . After all, Warnock said only previous year, "I don't like the Premier League " and his reco...

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