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Author: 0 Five NC flu cases, zero deaths so far this flu season

Get it even if you're in flawless health. "It is important to have one because I don't want to get the flu". Also, the local health unit administers the flu vaccine from 3-4 p.m. "We have the strong likelihood of hospitals being inundated with people suffering flu". Influenza symptoms include high fever, headache, general aches and pains, fatigue, a runny and stuffy nose, sneezing and sore throat.

Medical Open-ocean wind farms
Author: 0 Open-ocean wind farms

Another big catch for wind power over large swaths of the ocean is that we would need to learn how to maintain and install the turbines in extreme ocean environments. As a result, more energy is drawn from the atmosphere than over land, which helps to combat the problem of turbine drag. The study found that such a huge wind farm could capitalize on low-pressure systems throughout the winter which more efficiently combine the upper atmospheric winds with the surface level winds, producing ...

Medical Technology credited for helping reduce breast cancer
Author: 0 Technology credited for helping reduce breast cancer

Boyd Gaming to unveil limited-edition drink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month (PRESS RELEASE) - In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Boyd Gaming will debut a limited-edition fruit infused brew called Red Rose at Triple 7 at Main Street Station Casino Brewery and Hotel on 10 October.

Medical UCLA Basketball Recruiting: LaMelo Ball pulled out of Chino Hills High School
Author: 0 UCLA Basketball Recruiting: LaMelo Ball pulled out of Chino Hills High School

The loss of LaMelo from the high school ranks will have a major impact on Southern California basketball. Of course, LaVar didn't need to pull LaMelo entirely out of school just to get him away from a coach he didn't like. Multiple compliance sources told Yahoo Sports in August that they believe LaVar may have rendered LaMelo ineligible to play in college when the Big Baller Brand released $395 signature shoes bearing his name.

Medical Trump Slams Puerto Rico Mayor for 'Poor Leadership',
Author: 0 Trump Slams Puerto Rico Mayor for 'Poor Leadership',

Someone will say , "Right this way, sir". "The response still is not where it needs to be, certainly it's not", Puerto Rico governor Ricardo Rossello said on MSNBC Friday morning. "We would like to give them a bottle of water and food immediately", he said. On top of all the problems Puerto Rico is experiencing because of Maria, it's bracing for more bad weather this weekend.

Medical Mayor of Puerto Rico capital says she's done waiting for help
Author: 0 Mayor of Puerto Rico capital says she's done waiting for help

Mr Trump had repeatedly praised the residents of Florida , Louisiana and Texas, which were also hit by devastating storms, as strong and resilient, declaring at one point that Texas could "handle anything". He made his remarks after Cruz on Friday night harshly criticised acting US Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke , who on Thursday hailed the efforts of federal authorities to resolve the humanitarian crisis as "really a good-news story".

Medical Bale doubtful for Espanyol clash
Author: 0 Bale doubtful for Espanyol clash

So now with Espanyol coming to the Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid will be hoping that their fortunes will change for the better. Los Blancos are still looking for their first Liga victory at home this season and tonight, they face 12th placed RCD Espanyol with an injury stricken squad.

Medical Double stabbing leaves 1 teen dead, another injured at NYC school
Author: 0 Double stabbing leaves 1 teen dead, another injured at NYC school

In response to the stabbings, Mayor Bill de Blasio said he would tighten security at the school and implement scanning Thursday. It escalated today after some back and forth within the classroom, ' Boyce said. Police say a high school student stabbed two students during history class, killing a 15-year-old and critically injuring a 16-year-old. "This tragedy should never have taken place".

Medical Cancer patient discovers 'tumor' was not a tumor at all
Author: 0 Cancer patient discovers 'tumor' was not a tumor at all

Doctors believed the cough could have been because the man was a smoker but on closer inspection, a cone-shaped mass was spotted in his lungs via an X-ray. "Four months after removal of the tiny traffic cone, his productive cough had nearly entirely settled and a chest X-ray only showed minor residual consolidation (blockage in the lung)".

Medical Trump still going after Sessions in private meetings
Author: 0 Trump still going after Sessions in private meetings

In a speech Tuesday at Georgetown University's law school in Washington, Sessions took aim at higher education institutions that he said are "transforming into an echo chamber of political correctness and homogeneous thought, a shelter for fragile egos".

Medical Madrid has mishandled Catalan independence vote, European Union warns
Author: 0 Madrid has mishandled Catalan independence vote, European Union warns

Last week, the internet community was shocked when the police raided the offices of the.cat registry operator, PuntoCat, took away their computers and arrested several staff. Catalonia's regional government on Sunday plans to hold a referendum on independence despite opposition from the Spanish government which considers it illegal.

Medical Tropical Storm Maria Becomes the Third Tropical System in the Atlantic
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Maria Becomes the Third Tropical System in the Atlantic

Lee is the furthest east of the storms, still closer to the Cabo Verde Islands of Africa than the Caribbean. The storm, about 775km south-southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane late on Friday (Saturday NZ Time) as it churned through the Atlantic Ocean.

Medical Buccaneers on Tape: What the Vikings showed in Week 2
Author: 0 Buccaneers on Tape: What the Vikings showed in Week 2

With Sam Bradford out for a second straight game with an injury to his left knee, Keenum led the Vikings to a 34-17 win over Tampa Bay at U.S. Bank Stadium . Everyone knows the Vikings defense is one of the better units in the league, but keeping them on the field last week was an inept offense which went 5-for-15 on third down conversion tries.

Medical Sensex, Nifty end flat; DRL up, Hero MotoCorp down
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty end flat; DRL up, Hero MotoCorp down

According to market observers, investors were cautious ahead of the two-day US Federal Reserve meeting slated for later in the evening (India time). Asian markets logged healthy gains and European shares jumped to a higher opening, tracking Wall Street hitting fresh highs on Friday ahead of this week's U.S.

Medical No evidence to link London attack directly to militant groups - U.S. sources
Author: 0 No evidence to link London attack directly to militant groups - U.S. sources

A critical threat level means another attack is " expected imminently ", while a severe threat indicates an assault is highly likely. Officials say the injuries would have been far worse if it had fully detonated. Critics said Trump seized upon an attempt by Khan to calm the public about a stepped-up police deployment, using an out-of-context quote to imply that the mayor had said the attack - rather than the visible armed police presence in its aftermath - was no cause for alarm.

Medical Martin Shkreli jailed after 'soliciting an assault' on Hillary Clinton
Author: 0 Martin Shkreli jailed after 'soliciting an assault' on Hillary Clinton

He faces up to 20 years in prison, though the term could end up being shorter under federal sentencing guidelines, the AP reports. That now appears much less likely, legal experts say. "What's amusing about that", Matsumoto responded. His defense - that the comments were protected by American free speech laws - was flat-out rejected.

Medical First human case of West Nile Virus reported in CT this season
Author: 0 First human case of West Nile Virus reported in CT this season

The health department says most people infected with West Nile virus won't develop symptoms but in rare cases it can lead to a severe illness with muscle weakness, disorientation, tremors or convulsions, paralysis, even coma. West Nile virus is transmitted through mosquito bites; the insects pick it up by feeding on infected birds. Amid 2017, WNV has been identified in mosquitoes gathered at trap locales in 26 towns including: Branford, Bridgeport, Darien, Farmington, Glastonbury, Greenwich, ...

Medical Colin Trevorrow no longer directing 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Author: 0 Colin Trevorrow no longer directing 'Star Wars: Episode IX'

It is obviously very hard to work with LucasFilm, the studio in charge of the Star Wars saga, which was bought by Disney in October 2012. Episode IX wasn't supposed to film until next January, giving them a full five months to find Trevorrow's replacement before they'd ever need to think of delaying the project.

Medical Why are yawns contagious? New research finds clues
Author: 0 Why are yawns contagious? New research finds clues

Study leader Stephen Jackson , professor of cognitive neuroscience at Nottingham University, said: 'This contagion effect is highly individual, with some people yawning 30 times in our 10-minute session and some not at all. They recruited 36 adults to help with their study. Using transcranial magnetic stimulation ( TMS ), the researchers measured the participants' brain activity during the experiments.

Medical Eagles take one step closer to Russian Federation, thrash Cameroon in Uyo
Author: 0 Eagles take one step closer to Russian Federation, thrash Cameroon in Uyo

Team captain, Mikel Obi, and forward, Odion Ighalo , who are plying their trade in the Chinese Super League, showed superb understanding between themselves upfront as they inspired a first half silencing of the Lions. The Chelsea man had started a counter attacking move, picking the ball from the front of the Nigerian box and taking out two players before feeding Moses Simon who fed him back.

Medical Full Time Report: Raheem Sterling Saves City (Bournemouth 1-2 Manchester City)
Author: 0 Full Time Report: Raheem Sterling Saves City (Bournemouth 1-2 Manchester City)

Guardiola eventually summoned Aguero with 25 minutes remaining, but even with City looking for a goal that eventually arrived in the 97th minute, his partnership with Jesus was separated after only a quarter of an hour together. " Bournemouth are a team who want to play". Subs: Boruc, Afobe, Smith, Cook, Fraser, Mousset, Ibe. "I'm concerned", admitted Pep Guardiola when asked about Manchester City's goalscoring shortcomings during the opening couple of games.

Medical Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 images with Quotes
Author: 0 Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 images with Quotes

Lord Ganesh's homecoming is celebrated in the month of Bhadra, according to the Hindu Luni-Solar calendar, which typically falls in the months of August or September. People clean their home, tie flowers and mango leaves which is a tradition for Hindus for any festival. "However, many mandals plant to install taller idols to commemorate jubilees of their association, or mark some special occasion specific to that organization/locality", he explained.

Medical Health department reports confirmed case of West Nile Virus in Lexington
Author: 0 Health department reports confirmed case of West Nile Virus in Lexington

Drain or treat all standing water around your home. It is West Nile virus season again in America, as hot summer weather creates the ideal breeding conditions for disease-carrying mosquitoes. In addition, Mosquito Bits are highly effective as a "shock treatment" where immediate larval control is needed due to an extremely dense population of mosquito larvae.

Medical Far-right rally to be met with counter-protest on Boston Common
Author: 0 Far-right rally to be met with counter-protest on Boston Common

A so-called "free speech" rally in Boston on Saturday is expected to draw some of the same white supremacist groups that participated in the violent events of Charlottesville last weekend. The event included a moment of silence for victims of hate. Meanwhile, supporters of the Confederate monuments are also organizing, with rallies being planned in Hot Springs, Ark.

Medical Data Breach Exposes Personal Information Of Chicago Voters
Author: 0 Data Breach Exposes Personal Information Of Chicago Voters

The company that services the electronic systems for voting, Election Systems & Software (ES & S) confirmed the leakage of information from the server. "The worse case scenario is that they could be completely infiltrated right now", he said. Strangely, only Chicago's data was exposed by a misconfiguration.

Medical Modi must not ignore China's threats as Nehru did in 1962
Author: 0 Modi must not ignore China's threats as Nehru did in 1962

Highly placed sources in the Government of India told The Assam Tribune that the Government of India is keeping all the diplomatic channels open to resolve the issue peacefully and the Government of Bhutan is also taken into confidence in the process of talks to resolve the issue.

Medical Mylan pushes back all 2017 United States drugs launches to next year
Author: 0 Mylan pushes back all 2017 United States drugs launches to next year

Mylan would be the first company to bring a generic version of Advair to the market and one of the first to bring a generic version of Copaxone. Those companies said customers consolidating to negotiate lower prices and regulators that have approved more versions of drugs to increase competition are hurting their bottom lines.

Medical Colon cancer deaths on the rise
Author: 0 Colon cancer deaths on the rise

However, from 1995 through 2014, mortality increased by 1.6% (95% CI, 1.2-2.1) annually for those aged 30 to 39 years. The researchers, led by Rebecca Siegel, added the rising mortality rates "strongly suggests that the increase in incidence is not only earlier detection of prevalent cancer, but a true and perplexing escalation in disease occurrence".

Medical Moscow Mule Mugs Pose Health Risk
Author: 0 Moscow Mule Mugs Pose Health Risk

Iowa's Alcoholic Beverages Division recently issued an advisory bulletin warning against serving beverages in copper mugs. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) guidelines - adopted by multiple states, including Iowa - prohibit copper from coming into direct contact with foods like vinegar, fruit juice or wine that have a pH below 6.0.

Medical Zoo Atlanta mourns the death of 39-year-old orangutan, Chantek
Author: 0 Zoo Atlanta mourns the death of 39-year-old orangutan, Chantek

Longtime UTC resident Chantek the orangutan has died at 39, according to Zoo Atlanta . Although his cause of death is not yet known, the Zoo's Animal Care and Veterinary Teams had been treating Chantek with a regimen of advanced medical therapy targeted at mitigating his progressive heart disease.

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