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NBC Philadelphia
Good Samaritans Safe From RabiesThe young girl was walking home from school Thursday around 4 p.m. through a wo
Good Samaritans Safe From Rabies
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 4 days ago
The young girl was walking home from school Thursday around 4 p.m. through a wooded area on the Bridlewild Trail near Dodds Lane when a raccoon began to attack her. James Myers and Rick Turnbull, both of North Philadelphia, happened to in the area at... Read more
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The Sault Star
An ounce of prevention ...Dr. Alex Hukowich “distinctly” recalls the Friday afternoon during his days as
An ounce of prevention ...
The Sault Star / Posted 6 days ago
Dr. Alex Hukowich “distinctly” recalls the Friday afternoon during his days as a general practitioner in Timmins that a patient presented himself, complaining of a cough and not feeling well. One X-ray later, it was determined the man, a heavy... Read more
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FOX News
Florida leads US in ramping up mosquito programs over Zika virusCHICAGO – With no specific federal guideline yet in place to control the spread
Florida leads US in ramping up mosquito programs over Zika virus
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
CHICAGO – With no specific federal guideline yet in place to control the spread of the Zika virus in the United States, some mosquito-heavy states like Florida are stepping up spraying and education programs. But the North and West have yet to boost... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Florida leads US in ramping up mosquito programs over Zika virusCHICAGO: With no specific federal guideline yet in place to control the spread
Florida leads US in ramping up mosquito programs over Zika virus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
CHICAGO: With no specific federal guideline yet in place to control the spread of the Zika virus in the United States, some mosquito-heavy states like Florida are stepping up spraying and education programs. But the North and West have yet to boost... Read more
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walesonline
Rare form of condition causing paralysis of limbs and face reportedAn outbreak of rare forms of a condition which inflames a sufferer’s nervous sy
Rare form of condition causing paralysis of limbs and face reported
walesonline / Posted 13 days ago
An outbreak of rare forms of a condition which inflames a sufferer’s nervous system has been reported in South Wales. Guillain-Barré Syndrome was reported in eight adults in South Wales between September and December last year. Although that total... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Weather update: Sub-zero temperatures until next TuesdayYorkshire was shivering through a second day of sub-zero temperatures today, wi
Weather update: Sub-zero temperatures until next Tuesday
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 27 days ago
Yorkshire was shivering through a second day of sub-zero temperatures today, with forecasters warning of no end in sight until the middle of next week. The whole county will see daytime temperatures of only one or two degrees, with nighttime levels... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Weather update: Sub-zero temperatures until next TuesdayYorkshire was shivering through a second day of sub-zero temperatures today, wi
Weather update: Sub-zero temperatures until next Tuesday
Wakefield Today / Posted 27 days ago
Yorkshire was shivering through a second day of sub-zero temperatures today, with forecasters warning of no end in sight until the middle of next week. The whole county will see daytime temperatures of only one or two degrees, with nighttime levels... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Alert as cold snap forecast to last through the weekendYorkshire was today put under a “cold weather alert” as the first icy snap of t
Alert as cold snap forecast to last through the weekend
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 28 days ago
Yorkshire was today put under a “cold weather alert” as the first icy snap of the winter covered the county’s high ground with a layer of snow. A “level 3” cold weather alert, triggered issued when severe weather is occurring, when average... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Alert as cold snap forecast to last through the weekendYorkshire was today put under a “cold weather alert” as the first icy snap of t
Alert as cold snap forecast to last through the weekend
Wakefield Today / Posted 28 days ago
Yorkshire was today put under a “cold weather alert” as the first icy snap of the winter covered the county’s high ground with a layer of snow. A “level 3” cold weather alert, triggered issued when severe weather is occurring, when average... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Health official: Don't let the light flu season fool you Posted Jan. 10, 2016 at 12:01 AM Posted Jan. 10, 2016 at 12:01 AM Despite a
Health official: Don't let the light flu season fool you
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted a month ago
Posted Jan. 10, 2016 at 12:01 AM Posted Jan. 10, 2016 at 12:01 AM Despite a low number of reported influenza cases this year, one Tazewell County Health Department official said Illinois... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Sin tax' hike urged to help fund UCSo-called "sin taxes" should be raised with the money spent on helping fund the
'Sin tax' hike urged to help fund UC
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 1 months ago
So-called "sin taxes" should be raised with the money spent on helping fund the government's universal coverage (UC) healthcare scheme, an expert says. Prakit Vathesatogkit, chairman of a panel on non-communicable disease control set up in a venture... Read more

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