• Solemn public pays tribute to Bush before dawn in Rotunda
Solemn public pays tribute to Bush before dawn in Rotunda

Bush, aged 94, on Friday. Former President George H.W. Bush's recently maligned service dog , Sully , was among the mourners who filed into the U.S. One of 41's last wishes was for Sully to continue to serve. His final resting place will be alongside Barbara Bush , his wife of 73 years who died in April, and Robin Bush, the daughter they los...

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  • Half of HIV positive people face discrimination
Half of HIV positive people face discrimination

A joint message from Anglican leaders has stressed how they are joining with Christians from other Churches to promote HIV testing. The initiative to free screening centres will also be tested in the southern city of Nice in 2019. As more New Yorkers with HIV grow older, having increased access to care will help them better manage their conditio...

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  • Fear, Stigma, Ignorance Keep AIDS Epidemic Going
Fear, Stigma, Ignorance Keep AIDS Epidemic Going

At the 13 th International AIDS Conference held in Durban in July 2000 eleven-year-old Nkosi, dressed in a suit, holding a microphone and showing a wide smile revealing his pearly white teeth, stood on stage. At the ceremony, condoms and other HIV preventive materials were freely distributed to participants and hundreds of people voluntarily partic...

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  • Ebola outbreak in DR Congo is the 2nd deadliest in history
Ebola outbreak in DR Congo is the 2nd deadliest in history

WHO emergencies chief Dr. Peter Salama late Thursday called it "a sad toll" as Congo's health ministry announced the number of cases has reached 426. The deadly virus, Ebola was initially identified in 1979. Malaria can normally be diagnosed with a rapid blood test, but the risk of Ebola transmission means health workers have to rely on an...

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  • ALERT: Avoid contaminated lettuce
ALERT: Avoid contaminated lettuce

She said suppliers were asked to withdraw products until health officials are confident the pipeline is clear of contaminated romaine. "Follow these five steps to clean your refrigerator". But even as public health officials in Canada and the US warned against consuming romaine, the lettuce was still piled high and prominently displayed at sever...

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  • No, Amazon Didn't Just Rename a City 'National Landing.' Here's the Deal
No, Amazon Didn't Just Rename a City 'National Landing.' Here's the Deal

The decision was finally declared on Tuesday after a year-long bidding battle between more than 200 cities that had winded down to the 20 finalists last January including Chicago, Toronto and Los Angeles. Each city offered tax incentives to the e-commerce giant, including in NY where the company said it will receive performance-based direct incen...

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  • What you need to know about Britain’s
What you need to know about Britain’s "Digital Services Tax"

Criticised by Mr Corbyn for choosing a "tax cut for higher earners" rather than ending a benefit freeze, she replied: "On Monday, he said cutting taxes for 32 million people was frittering money away on ideological tax cuts". but progress is painfully slow", he continued . Any expectation that Mr Hammond will now meet his target of eliminating...

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  • What's New in Breast Cancer Research? | Nursing
What's New in Breast Cancer Research? | Nursing

Another health expert, Luke Rugare said the major hindrance to the fight against cancer is limited facilities for detection and treatment of cancer in most African countries. "It also enables people to accept hospital treatment instead of seeking alternative treatment", he said. "When he realized his decline, that was his inner struggle", Kenya s...

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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

A staff member at the facility also became ill, but has since recovered. The ninth child became ill before October 22 and died on October 28, the New Jersey Department of Health said. Similarly, the states' health department also ensures that it is working very closely with the facility to monitor the illness outbreak, and to ensure that all infe...

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  • Lara Trump: 'Kavanaugh Effect' Boosting Republicans With Women Ahead of Midterms
Lara Trump: 'Kavanaugh Effect' Boosting Republicans With Women Ahead of Midterms

Kavanaugh edged his way into the Supreme Court after a 50-48 vote, mostly along party lines. Amendment 2 , which will be on West Virginia ballots on November 6, would provide constitutional authorization for the Legislature to reduce the budget of the state judiciary by up to 15 percent.

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  • Mysterious paralyzing illness reported in 22 states — CDC
Mysterious paralyzing illness reported in 22 states — CDC

Nancy Messonier, director of CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases said. The disease affects the body's nervous system and can cause paralysis. "As a parent myself I understand what it's like to be scared for your child", Messonnier said. We actually don't know what is causing this increase.

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  • Participants honor breast cancer survivors at More Than Pink Walk in Miami
Participants honor breast cancer survivors at More Than Pink Walk in Miami

With advancements in technology, the treatment and surgery for breast cancer surgery have also changed. "With breast cancer remaining the most common form of cancer for women in Singapore, it is inspiring to see women from all walks of life stand in solidarity for the cause and demonstrate that Every Woman Matters in the fight against breast ...

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  • A former lawyer for the trump was a Democrat
A former lawyer for the trump was a Democrat

Two people were killed as Tropical Storm Michael moved across Florida and Georgia early Thursday. "They would say 'Did you hear what President Trump said?' 'Did you hear what he said?'" I would do it except for these people up there. The president, who attended a fundraiser before the rally, also praised GOP gubernatorial candidate Scott Wagner...

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  • Polio-Like AFM in More Children Surfacing Across US
Polio-Like AFM in More Children Surfacing Across US

Little is known about Acute flaccid myelitis (AFM), a rare disease that affects the nervous system. This year along, there were 38 people diagnosed with AFM across 16 states. "There were not necessarily a lot of cases that had been noticed before" 2014, said Jayne Griffith, the Minnesota Department of Health's senior epidemiologist.

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  • Mental health could cost $A23t by 2030
Mental health could cost $A23t by 2030

Celebrating the 2018 World Mental Health Day, the World Health Organisation (WHO), urges regular checks for symptoms of mental illnesses beginning at a young age. Now its 2000-strong global workforce can now access personal leave for their wellbeing and mental health when they need it most. It has been widely reported that the construction ind...

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  • Texas Resort Closes After Man Dies from Brain-eating Bacteria
Texas Resort Closes After Man Dies from Brain-eating Bacteria

The surfer who passed away was Fabrizio "Fab" Stabile from New Jersey. Doctors at the Atlantic City Medical Center were unable to save Stabile, who died September 21. The organizations statistics indicate that since 1962 there have been 143 confirmed cases, of which only four people survived. According to the Associated Press , Fabrizio Stabil...

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  • Kavanaugh wrongly claims he could drink legally in Maryland
Kavanaugh wrongly claims he could drink legally in Maryland

In other words, it was not legal for him to drink in Maryland at any point during his high school years. Kavanaugh "never suggested that all of his high school drinking was of legal age ", White House spokesman Raj Shah said in a statement reported by The Associated Press.

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  • Two female mental health patients drown while chained up in police van
Two female mental health patients drown while chained up in police van

Officials said the van was in Marion County near the Little Pee Dee River, one of the bodies of water state officials are watching closely after Florence. At this time, the recovery effort is ongoing, and the transportation vehicle can not be removed due to rising waters and unsafe conditions. Two deputies were in the van with them, though Wenton a...

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  • Intake Of Low Dose Of Aspirin Results In Risks Exceeding Benefits
Intake Of Low Dose Of Aspirin Results In Risks Exceeding Benefits

It may ultimately turn out that there are more benefits than risks in certain populations, said the study's lead author, John McNeil , a professor in the department of epidemiology and preventive medicine in the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine at Monash University in Melbourne.

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  • Michael Steele rips Ron DeSantis over Andrew Gillum 'monkey this up' remark
Michael Steele rips Ron DeSantis over Andrew Gillum 'monkey this up' remark

None of that is my cup of tea, but he performed better than the other people there so we've got to work hard to make sure that we continue Florida going in a good direction. Gillum ran with the enthusiastic support of Bernie Sanders , as well as funding from prominent left-wing Democrats George Soros and Tom Steyer. Trump posted on Twitter a...

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  • John McCain, senator and former presidential candidate, dies at 81
John McCain, senator and former presidential candidate, dies at 81

The White House had lowered its flag to half-staff on Sunday, but shortly after midnight, it was back at full staff, in a clear break with precedent - which dictates that it be lowered until burial - and the US flag code. "Senator John Sidney McCain III died at 4:28 pm on August 25, 2018". While the nation and world continues to honor Arizon...

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  • Family, friends and politicians react to John McCain's death
Family, friends and politicians react to John McCain's death

Bill and wife Hillary Clinton also released a joint statement thanking John for his years of service while also sending their love to John's wife Cindy and their family. He was larger than life. In a Sports Illustrated piece he wrote a year ago, Fitzgerald wrote that he would tell his sons "Senator John McCain will be revered and respe...

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  • West Nile found in Brattleboro
West Nile found in Brattleboro

Gov. Tom Wolf and the Legislature recently approved a $140,000 increase to the program's budget. This season, mosquito samples have tested positive for WNV in the cities of Addison, Balch Springs, Coppell, Dallas, Desoto, Garland, Highland Park, Irving, Mesquite, Richardson, Rowlett, and University Park.

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  • No evidence Islamic State responsible for Toronto attack
No evidence Islamic State responsible for Toronto attack

Thirteen other people suffered gunshot wounds that night. The psychiatric association says it condemns Hussain's actions, but believes discussing them in the context of his depression risks stigmatizing people with psychiatric disorders. Even though there seems to be a full court press from some to deny links to possible terrorism or Jihad, sourc...

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  • Put The Honey Smacks Down, CDC Warns After Salmonella Outbreak
Put The Honey Smacks Down, CDC Warns After Salmonella Outbreak

The recall issued by Kellogg's remains unchanged, and affects both the large and small box sizes of Honey Smacks cereal with best-if-used-by dates between June 14th, 2018 and June 14th, 2019. The cases have been reported in 33 states , including New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, California, Maryland and Virginia. Right now there are no other Kellog...

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