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Fortune
Where’s the Beef? You Won’t be Able to Find out if Agricultural Groups Get Their WayA number of prominent agricultural commodity groups have successfully pushed fo
Where’s the Beef? You Won’t be Able to Find out if Agricultural Groups Get Their Way
Fortune / Posted yesterday
A number of prominent agricultural commodity groups have successfully pushed for language to be included in the pending 2017 House Agricultural Appropriations Bill that “urges” the U.S. Department of Agriculture to exempt their respective promotional... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaksThe constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to huma
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaks
KIVI Boise / Posted 6 days ago
The constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to human health. Last year, Zika virus infected thousands of people in the Americas. It is also associated to several cases of neurological disorders and has raised worldwide... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaksThe constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to huma
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaks
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
The constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to human health. Last year, Zika virus infected thousands of people in the Americas. It is also associated to several cases of neurological disorders and has raised worldwide... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaksThe constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to huma
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaks
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
The constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to human health. Last year, Zika virus infected thousands of people in the Americas. It is also associated to several cases of neurological disorders and has raised worldwide... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaksThe constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to huma
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaks
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
The constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to human health. Last year, Zika virus infected thousands of people in the Americas. It is also associated to several cases of neurological disorders and has raised worldwide... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaksThe constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to huma
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaks
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
The constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to human health. Last year, Zika virus infected thousands of people in the Americas. It is also associated to several cases of neurological disorders and has raised worldwide... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaksThe constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to huma
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaks
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
The constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to human health. Last year, Zika virus infected thousands of people in the Americas. It is also associated to several cases of neurological disorders and has raised worldwide... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaksThe constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to huma
Zika virus study reveals challenges humanity could face due to frequent viral outbreaks
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 6 days ago
The constant emergence of viral outbreaks has become a permanent threat to human health. Last year, Zika virus infected thousands of people in the Americas. It is also associated to several cases of neurological disorders and has raised worldwide... Read more
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NBC News
Why It's 'Easy to Get Away With Murder' in BangladeshThe murder of a gay rights activist and his friend in Bangladesh this week was
Why It's 'Easy to Get Away With Murder' in Bangladesh
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
The murder of a gay rights activist and his friend in Bangladesh this week was the latest in a trend of Islamist extremists killing liberals in the South Asian country. But scratch beneath the surface, and experts say that the brutal attacks are a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Women who think they've got flu when it's really a heart attackin her chest She worked three more days in agony, assuming the pain was muscul
Women who think they've got flu when it's really a heart attack
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
in her chest She worked three more days in agony, assuming the pain was muscular In the UK, more than 28,000 women die of a heart attack every year Jill Wakeford felt a pain shoot from the right to the left of her chest as she walked from her... Read more
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Task & Purpose
Sleep Disorders Among Troops Are More Damaging Than We Realizeon Van Winkle’s, a new website dedicated to exploring how sleep affects and inf
Sleep Disorders Among Troops Are More Damaging Than We Realize
Task & Purpose / Posted 8 days ago
on Van Winkle’s, a new website dedicated to exploring how sleep affects and informs our lives. Through the long summer of 2008, U.S. Army Cpl. Sean Bedingfield led a fire team at a dust-choked combat operations post in the craggy terrain of... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Yet again, acupuncture does not work for menopausal hot flashesArguably, one of the most popular forms of so-called “complementary and alterna
Yet again, acupuncture does not work for menopausal hot flashes
ScienceBlogs / Posted 8 days ago
Arguably, one of the most popular forms of so-called “complementary and alternative medicine” (CAM) being “integrated” with real medicine by those who label their specialty “integrative medicine” is acupuncture. It’s particularly popular in academic... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Will the Upheaval in Fossil Fuel Industry Take the Rest of the Economy Down With It?Yves here. The strength and weakness of this article is the range of informatio
Will the Upheaval in Fossil Fuel Industry Take the Rest of the Economy Down With It?
Naked Capitalism / Posted 11 days ago
Yves here. The strength and weakness of this article is the range of information it covers. That comes at points at the expense of providing context. For instance, it describes how 65% of the independent oil and gas companies are at risk of going... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ash dieback-resistant tree raises hopes over disease A young tree shows wilting leaves, a symptom of the deadly plant pathogen Cha
Ash dieback-resistant tree raises hopes over disease
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
A young tree shows wilting leaves, a symptom of the deadly plant pathogen Chalara fungus Scientists have made a "large first step" in efforts to tackle ash dieback by identifying the first UK... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
59 a.m. EDTby the country's deadliest earthquake in decades, while hopes faded that more s
59 a.m. EDT
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
by the country's deadliest earthquake in decades, while hopes faded that more survivors will be found. In the small town of Montecristi, near the port city of Manta, two children were among those buried Tuesday. They were killed with their mother... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
AP Top News at 3:44 a.m. EDTby the country's deadliest earthquake in decades, while hopes faded that more s
AP Top News at 3:44 a.m. EDT
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
by the country's deadliest earthquake in decades, while hopes faded that more survivors will be found. In the small town of Montecristi, near the port city of Manta, two children were among those buried Tuesday. They were killed with their mother... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
AP Top News at 3:44 a.m. EDTby the country's deadliest earthquake in decades, while hopes faded that more s
AP Top News at 3:44 a.m. EDT
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
by the country's deadliest earthquake in decades, while hopes faded that more survivors will be found. In the small town of Montecristi, near the port city of Manta, two children were among those buried Tuesday. They were killed with their mother... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
AP Top News at 3:44 a.m. EDTby the country's deadliest earthquake in decades, while hopes faded that more s
AP Top News at 3:44 a.m. EDT
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 days ago
by the country's deadliest earthquake in decades, while hopes faded that more survivors will be found. In the small town of Montecristi, near the port city of Manta, two children were among those buried Tuesday. They were killed with their mother... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
44 a.m. EDTby the country's deadliest earthquake in decades, while hopes faded that more s
44 a.m. EDT
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
by the country's deadliest earthquake in decades, while hopes faded that more survivors will be found. In the small town of Montecristi, near the port city of Manta, two children were among those buried Tuesday. They were killed with their mother... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Hard to swallow"He jumped out of bed to answer the phone, and he fell on the floor," his wife,
Hard to swallow
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
"He jumped out of bed to answer the phone, and he fell on the floor," his wife, Debra, told the Lincoln Journal Star. Scott had suffered a stroke. The trucker was air-lifted early Feb. 15 from Cheyenne's hospital to one in Denver, where he spent 10... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Northern Pines seeks support for psychosis...Kris Blake of the Northern Pines Mental Health Center and Kara Griffin, divisio
Crow Wing County Board: Northern Pines seeks support for psychosis...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
Kris Blake of the Northern Pines Mental Health Center and Kara Griffin, division manager in Crow Wing County Community Services, presented the request to the board. The requested letter of need would accompany a proposal to the Minnesota Department... Read more
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The Washington Times
GABRIELLA HOFFMAN: Gun questions overshoot the medical missionANALYSIS/OPINION: Owning a firearm is a personal choice and right afforded to
GABRIELLA HOFFMAN: Gun questions overshoot the medical mission
The Washington Times / Posted 15 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Owning a firearm is a personal choice and right afforded to us by the Second Amendment, not a symptom of a disease. Some doctors have joined the crusade to impose greater restrictions on firearms in this country under the guise of... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Overweight And Thin People Might Actually See Food Differentlypeople about healthy eating is a nice idea, but does it result in healthier hab
Overweight And Thin People Might Actually See Food Differently
The Huffington Post / Posted 18 days ago
people about healthy eating is a nice idea, but does it result in healthier habits? Not necessarily, according to researchers at the University of Cambridge who published a study on the subject in this month's issue of eNeuro. Their study... Read more
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Psych Central
Study Finds Perplexing Link Between Cancer & AutismAlthough individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) appear to have a highe
Study Finds Perplexing Link Between Cancer & Autism
Psych Central / Posted 19 days ago
Although individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) appear to have a higher number of mutations in oncogenes (genes with the potential to cause cancer), they actually have lower rates of cancer, according to a new study at the University of... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
New app helps coaches and parents identify and track concussion symptomsThe Medical College of Wisconsin has developed an app that will make it easier
New app helps coaches and parents identify and track concussion symptoms
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 24 days ago
The Medical College of Wisconsin has developed an app that will make it easier to identify concussions. The researchers' goal is to prevent further injuries, especially for young athletes. "It's a lot of responsibility on coaches and parents to... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Harmful artery-stiffening seen in healthy 40-olds(HealthDay News) -- Even healthy, young adults may have hardening of the arteri
Harmful artery-stiffening seen in healthy 40-olds
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 25 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- Even healthy, young adults may have hardening of the arteries that can harm their brain health, a new study suggests. Brain changes that can lead to mental decline and Alzheimer's disease later in life have been found in people... Read more
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FOX News
Insomnia tied to higher risk of stroke in young adults, study saysInsomnia may increase risk of stroke, especially for young adults, according to
Insomnia tied to higher risk of stroke in young adults, study says
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
Insomnia may increase risk of stroke, especially for young adults, according to new research published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. Using data from the Taiwan National Health Insurance Research Database, researchers reviewed the... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESchurch, 47 E. Main St. Local crafters will be featured along with several dire
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 27 days ago
church, 47 E. Main St. Local crafters will be featured along with several direct sales representatives. Featured as part of the event will be an appearance by the Bling Bling Lady's mobile boutique from North Lima which specializes in women's... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Brush council approves several ordinances“Children are the key to the state’s future success, prosperity and quality of
Brush council approves several ordinances
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
“Children are the key to the state’s future success, prosperity and quality of life,” Brush Mayor Chuck Schonberger announced at the March 28 meeting of the Brush City Council as he read through a proclamation affirming April 2016 as Child Abuse... Read more
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Daily Herald
Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapersThe (Munster) Times. April 1, 2016 Don't limit environmental protection of Hoo
Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers
Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
The (Munster) Times. April 1, 2016 Don't limit environmental protection of Hoosiers. Indiana Gov. Mike Pence was right to veto the legislation that would have hamstrung state regulators who want to deal with an environmental issue that requires... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Women who undergo uterine fibroid embolization experience improved sexual functionWomen who underwent a nonsurgical, image-guided treatment, uterine fibroid embo
Women who undergo uterine fibroid embolization experience improved sexual function
News-Medical-Net / Posted 29 days ago
Women who underwent a nonsurgical, image-guided treatment, uterine fibroid embolization (UFE), for the treatment of uterine fibroids experienced improved sexual function and a higher overall quality of life. The research, part of a French multicenter... Read more
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dna
Rare diseases: Millions in India suffer in silenceSarthak Kamath is of a rare breed in more ways than one. On March 10 he became,
Rare diseases: Millions in India suffer in silence
dna / Posted 30 days ago
Sarthak Kamath is of a rare breed in more ways than one. On March 10 he became, as this year's Limca Book of Records will attest, the world's first duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) patient who's a qualified doctor. That this genetic disorder is... Read more
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The Star
Student succumbs to suspected leptospirosis in Kedahidentity has been withheld, succumbed to the disease about 5pm, at the hospital
Student succumbs to suspected leptospirosis in Kedah
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
identity has been withheld, succumbed to the disease about 5pm, at the hospital's intensive care unit (ICU). Kedah Health Department director Datuk Dr Norhizan Ismail said doctors confirmed the student died of pulmonary haemorrhage, suspected to... Read more
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dna
The silent minoritySarthak Kamath is of a rare breed in more ways than one. On March 10 he became,
The silent minority
dna / Posted a month ago
Sarthak Kamath is of a rare breed in more ways than one. On March 10 he became, as this year's Limca Book of Records will attest, the world's first duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) patient who's a qualified doctor. That this genetic disorder is... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Weekly health news roundup: Tetanus shot schedule, norovirus outbreak, rheumatoid arthritis, and MS pruritussclerosis. We discussed the new links found between rheumatoid arthritis and mo
Weekly health news roundup: Tetanus shot schedule, norovirus outbreak, rheumatoid arthritis, and MS pruritus
Bel Marra Health / Posted a month ago
sclerosis. We discussed the new links found between rheumatoid arthritis and mood disorders, multiple sclerosis itchiness symptom known as pruritus, and explained the causes, symptoms, and treatment for viral gastroenteritis so it doesn’t have to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas tax revenue nearly $8.5 million short of March estimateThe state of Kansas fell nearly $8.5 million short of the March tax revenue pro
Kansas tax revenue nearly $8.5 million short of March estimate
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
The state of Kansas fell nearly $8.5 million short of the March tax revenue projection in wake of a shortfall of more than $50 million in February that compelled Gov. Sam Brownback to impose an emergency 3 percent cut to public universities,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Commonly used fungicides could cause gene expression changes in brain cellsScientists at the UNC School of Medicine have found a class of commonly used fu
Commonly used fungicides could cause gene expression changes in brain cells
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
Scientists at the UNC School of Medicine have found a class of commonly used fungicides that produce gene expression changes similar to those in people with autism and neurodegenerative conditions, including Alzheimer's disease and Huntington's... Read more

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