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  1. Nick Jonas Blasts Crossfit For Coca Cola Tweet: Do You Know The...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    It seems that Crossfit and teen pop idol Nick Jonas have declared war on one another over a tweet depicting a Coca Cola bottle. The hubbub started this Tuesday when Jonas came across an earlier Monday post made by Crossfit , a fitness company known for developing and promoting intense exercise regimens, on their Twitter account.

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  2. Superbugs will soon be a bigger problem than cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... year. Of those, at least 23,000 die . When penicillin - the first antibiotic - was discovered in 1928, it flipped medicine on its head ... in a good way. It was called a "miracle drug," suddenly offering a cure for some of the most nefarious of ...

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  3. Cancer immunotherapy approved in UKRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... of these brakes to evade assault from the immune system. One trial of nivolumab, alongside an already approved medicine ipilimumab, stopped melanoma advancing for nearly a year in 58% of patients. The treatment has now been allowed in the UK for ...

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  4. From apartheid to acclaim: Order of Canada recipient's journey from Zimbabwe to NewfoundlandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | National Post

    ... Rav" to his patients and colleagues. Now he is being recognized for all that he has done for his town and for rural medicine in Newfoundland and Labrador. Ravalia was among 100 notable Canadians appointed to the Order of Canada on Canada Day by ...

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  5. Toyota's First Female Executive Resigns in Blow to DiversityRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Julie Hamp, 55, Toyota's chief communications officer and one of the company's highest-ranking non-Japanese executives, gave notice of her resignation Tuesday. Toyota said a day later that it accepted the resignation, citing the concerns and inconvenience raised by her June 18 arrest for allegedly importing prescription painkillers that require prior permission before they can be brought into Japan.

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  6. Official launch of the NZ Multiple Sclerosis Research TrustRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Scoop

    A $600,000 portfolio has been transferred from the Multiple Sclerosis Society of New Zealand and a $300,000 portfolio from the Multiple Sclerosis Auckland Region Trust. The Research Trust has been established to stimulate, co-ordinate and support New Zealand-based research into the cause, prevention, treatment, alleviation and cure of Multiple Sclerosis , and to obtain and disseminate research findings.

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  7. Former sports writer and publicist Jack Disney dies at 80Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    "' Jack Disney, a longtime sports writer with the old Los Angeles Herald Examiner who later worked in publicity at two Southern California horse racing tracks, has died. He was 80. Officials at Santa Anita Park said Wednesday that Disney died Monday at his home in Irvine after a long fight with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

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  8. Implanted drug improves tolerance of sunlight in rare conditionRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... the biggest improvement is in the quality of life. It made a huge difference," Balwani, of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, told Reuters Health. "It's a severe condition with extreme photosensitivity, and this is ...

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  9. Attorneys seek to challenge California's new school vaccination lawRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Opponents of California's new law tightening school vaccination rules said on Wednesday they had put together a team of attorneys to challenge the measure, which was prompted by a measles outbreak at Disneyland that sickened more than 100 people. The lawyers are strategizing ways to seek an injunction against the law, signed on Tuesday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown, said Melissa Floyd, a spokeswoman for the California Coalition for Health Choice.

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  10. Police: Party-goers mum after drive-by wounds Las Vegas girlRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Police say party-goers aren't cooperating and investigators don't have much to go on after a teenage girl was wounded by gunfire during a drive-by shooting at a Las Vegas home overnight. Officer Laura Meltzer says the girl was taken to University Medical Center and is expected to survive after the shooting about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday outside a home on a residential street near Charleston and Jones boulevards.

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  11. There are fears of misdiagnosis of lung diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Droitwich Advertiser

    ... than people who meet both LLN and Gold measures. Prof Miller, of the Institute of Occupational and Environmental Medicine at the University of Birmingham, and Dr Levy, a GP based in London, said clinicians should use the LLN method of diagnosis ...

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  12. People living in Tularosa Basin tell Sen. Udall of health struggles in decades after Trinity testRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KOB-TV

    For the first time ever, folks who live near the site of America's firs nuclear bomb test are getting the opportunity Wednesday night to talk to the federal government about concerns over radiation exposure. Sen. Tom Udall is hosting a roundtable discussion with some of the residents who live in and around Tularosa.

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  13. CDC warns of parasite outbreak affecting swimming poolsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning about a chlorine-resistant parasite in contaminated water that can cause cramping, diarrhea, nausea and a lack of appetite. "We've seen an increase in outbreak of a parasite called Cryptosporidium," said Dr. Albert Gros, Chief Medical Officer at St. David's South Austin Medical Center.

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  14. Man jumps to his death off HUMC parking deckRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Item

    A man jumped to his death off the top of the Hackensack University Medical Center parking garage on Wednesday evening, the city's director of police, Mike Mordaga said.

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  15. Comparative pharmacokinetics of perfluorohexanesulfonate (PFHxS) in rats, mice, and monkeysRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Perfluorohexanesulfonate has been found in biological samples from wildlife and humans. The human geometric mean serum PFHxS elimination half-life has been estimated to be 2665 days.

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  16. Systemic administration of riluzole enhances recognition memory...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Strategies to enhance recognition memory and facilitate extinction of fear memory have attracted increasing attention for enhancing the effectiveness of exposure therapy for anxiety disorders.

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  17. Diabetics beware--Cross-Fit hates youRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Okay, I admit it. Until today I had no knowledge of Cross-Fit--and now that I have that knowledge, I wish I hadn't wasted my time.

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  18. Footy stars quench thirst for July DryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Paramatta Sun

    Adam Treloar , Beau Champion and Zoe Johnson drank as much smoothie as they could in two minutes to kick off Dry July festivities at Westmead Hospital. Pictures: Isabella Lettini Parramatta Eels forward Beau Champion and GWS Giants player Adam Treloar battled it out for charity 'Dry July' at Westmead Hospital on Wednesday.

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  19. Louisiana Cigarette Tax IncreasedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    The 50 cent tax increase raises the total state cigarette tax to 86 cents per pack making Louisiana the 35th highest in the country when it comes to cigarette taxes. "Well I'm going to have to try to quit, that's all.

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  20. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Mr. Na... )--Ecolab will host a live webcast of its earnings conference call to discuss second quarter results and future earnings guidance.

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