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Amla, Elgar resist India on fourth morning

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With 10 fast bowlers between them on a deck that is expected to offer considerable assistance to the fast bowlers, India captain Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bat. Then in February 2009, a match in Antigua was called off after just 10 balls because a soft, sandy outfield was regarded as risky for bowlers and fielders. Read More »

Bears burned in California wildfires treated with fish skins

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Instead of six months, the bears' paws healed in a matter of weeks. Then each paw was wrapped in edible bandages made out of rice paper and corn husks. 24. One of the bears initially laid down continuously to spare her burned paws, not wanting to stand or walk at all, Peyton said. The high collagen level in the skin helps with healing, and it was fairly affordable. Read More »

Smith dies; lead singer of The Fall was 60

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He passed this morning at home. Brix shared a picture believed to be from their wedding day at a registry office in Bury in 1983 along with her statement . Smith , who started the band in Manchester in 1976. Over the years, Smith also helmed ground-breaking collaborations with artists including German electronic duo Mouse on Mars (for the Von Sudenfed project in 2007), Gorillaz, Inspiral Carpets and Elastica. Read More »

CDC Predicts "Many More Weeks to Come" in 2018 Flu Season

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The order allows pharmacists to administer flu vaccines to children from 2 to 18. If you regularly interact with such people, you can help protect them by getting a flu shot. Unfortunately, studies show, if you have the flu , you're contagious one day before you start showing any symptoms. Hospitalizations rates are now 41.9 per 100,000 for the flu , which is similar to the 2014-15 flu season. Read More »

12-year-old Florida boy dies from flu, his family says

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The child's stepdad, Mike Medwin, tells WPTV that their son, Dylan Winnik, stayed home from school with symptoms similar to the common cold. By the time Dylan's symptoms escalated, the emergency rescue crews were too late. Florida is among the 26 states where the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting widespread flu activity. Dr. Zaso says parents should take children to a medical provider right away if they exhibit any flu-like symptoms. Read More »

How flu virus may up risk of heart attack six-fold

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Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis. This year's flu season began in October 1, 2017. While over 60,000 samples testing positive for influenza have been reported since monitoring for the virus began on October 1, a total of 30 children have died from in 2018 in the US. Read More »

Save the Children suspends operations in Afghanistan after deadly attack

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Glenn Selig , a spokesman for Trump campaign adviser Rick Gates , was among the Americans who were killed, according to a statement from Selig's company, Selig Multimedia. Two people were killed Wednesday when gunmen attacked the headquarters of a nongovernmental organisation "Save the Children " in Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan , officials said. Read More »

Flu hitting baby boomers hard — CDC

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According to a story in the Wall Street Journal , 11 states have had school district closings because of high flu activity. But this season, officials were surprised to see that the group with the second-highest hospitalization rate are baby boomers - those between age 50 to 64 - a change from the last several flu seasons. Read More »

More birth defects seen in parts of USA with local Zika spread

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About half of those infants were born with brain abnormalities or small head size, officials reported. These included areas with documented cases of local Zika transmission (Puerto Rico, southern Florida, and a portion of southern Texas) and locations with confirmed instances of travel-associated Zika infections . Read More »

Study says parents who give children alcohol asking for trouble

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Now the first major study has concluded that they are wrong: teenagers given alcohol by their parents are twice as likely to become heavier drinkers. Researchers also found evidence suggesting a link between the amount of alcohol consumed and memory recall, which has already been hinted by earlier laboratory studies. Read More »

Mosquitoes may learn to avoid you if you swat at them enough

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When mosquitoes were exposed to two odors, one with the shock and one without, the researchers found that the insects could quickly understand the association and stay away from the odor that had produced the mechanical shock. What they saw is that the neural activity in the brain region where olfactory information is processed was modulated by dopamine in such a way that odors were easier to discriminate, and potentially learn, by the mosquitoes. Read More »

Purple human hair dye leaves dog with severe burns

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The post detailed Violets extensive injuries, including an eye swollen shut and severe chemical burns. The workers at the centre were pretty sure that she was going to die, but they gave her medication, fluids, and tried to get as much of the colouring off her as they could before wrapping her in bandages. Read More »

Spread of flu prompts executive order in NY

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Jonathan Ballard. Those are the highest numbers in both categories since the state started keeping track in 2004. "The OSDH wants to remind Oklahomans that everyone is at risk for influenza and the flu vaccination is recommended for anyone 6 months of age and older". Read More »

Siddaramaiah synonymous with corruption: Amit Shah

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Can he present facts about the so-called corruption charges against me or my Govt? Continuing BJP's political strategy of polarising the majority Hindu community by raising the murders of RSS-BJP workers and also the ruling Congress party for celebrating Tipu Jayanti, the BJP chief said Karnataka had produced so many great leaders and stalwarts and still the government was celebrating the birth anniversary of Tipu. Read More »

Health Ministry: Flu vaccine available free

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There is a vaccine , and veterinarian Alex Thiels at Waterhouse Animal Hospital of Woodward Park says he would suggest it for dogs that are being boarded or are around other dogs on a regular basis. Since the end of August, 65 people in Kentucky have died from the flu, eight of them in Metro Louisville. According to hospitalization numbers from the OSDH, residents in Oklahoma and Tulsa counties accounted for the most flu hospitalizations in the state. Read More »

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)- Consensus Judgments in Focus About

Cohen & Steers Inc. now owns 154,561 shares of the transportation company's stock valued at $11,788,000 after buying an additional 36,881 shares in the last quarter. As per Tuesday, January 9, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. This short time frame picture represents a downward movement of current price over average price of last 20 days. Read More »

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, tri-series ODI, live cricket score

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Sri Lanka's bowlers have dominated Bangladesh before their openers made light work of the chase to secure a 10-wicket win in their tri-nation one-day worldwide match. "We got back to a good performance and I think we need to continue". Bangladesh squad: Shakib Al Hasan (captain), Mahmudullah (vice-captain), Tamim Iqbal, Litton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim , Imrul Kayes, Mominul Haque, Mosaddek Hossain , Taijul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Kamrul Islam, Mehidy Hassan, Rubel Hossain, Nayeem ... Read More »

BJP cries foul over Karnataka bandh calls

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Karnataka Bandh: Kannada activists take out a protest rally during Karnataka Bandh in Bengaluru on Thursday. Infosys campuses at Electronics City on the city outskirts and other locations were closed on Thursday till 6.30 p.m.as result of the shutdown. Read More »

Bandh call evokes lukewarm response in other parts of Karnataka

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The Mahadayi river water sharing dispute is again back as several Kannada people declared the Karnataka bandh tomorrow on 25 January 2018. State BJP President B S Yeddyurappa, Union Minister D V Sadananda Gowda, former Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar, opposition leader in the Council K S Eshwarappa, R Ashok, Shobha Karandlaje, V Srinivasa Prasad, Pratap Simha and other BJP leaders participated. Read More »

Flu kills at least 46 in SC

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Richland County follows at 2,103 and Charleston at 1,043. The state's Department of Health and Environmental Control has classified the flu as "widespread" across the state. Tulsa County leads the state in number of flu hospitalizations with 481 and deaths with 15. Beaufort Memorial Hospital, which has also been swamped with flu patients, enacted visitation restrictions for individuals younger than 18 earlier this month. Read More »

China Successfully Cloned Monkeys - Are Humans Next?

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This announcement of the birth of the first cloned primates is another in a long line of "firsts" in the history of cloning, starting with John Gurdon's creation of cloned frogs in 1962 and proceeding through the little remarked-on cloning of mice from embryonic stem cells in 1990 to the cloning of the celebrated Dolly the sheep in 1996-the first mammal to be cloned from cells taken from an adult. Read More »

Gov. Cuomo signs executive order to combat widespread flu epidemic

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The governors new order extends their authority to youngsters aged 2 to 18. The flu was so bad last week in NY, it was the worst since the state started recording the data 14 years ago. The number of hospitalizations for the week surpassed the previous high of 1,606, according to Cuomo's office. There are 42,000 people living in NY who are now protected by the Obama-era DACA deportation amnesty, which makes them eligible for Medicaid in the state. Read More »

Padmaavat: Supreme Court to hear contempt case against 4 states

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At best, only a limited release (in southern and eastern India) is likely. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) rules Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan . While we respect the Supreme Court , we are very unhappy with the decision". "We have instructed the concerned districts to take stern action against the people indulged in violence", he said. Read More »

Recorded crime in Wales rises by 12%, police stats show

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Police numbers are now at their lowest in 30 years. It said the Crime Survey for England and Wales showed the amounts of criminal damage and most types of theft were similar to or lower than the previous years, and 80% of adults told the survey they had not experienced any crime. Read More »

Smoking even one cigarette a day raises cardiovascular risk

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A man who smokes only one cigarette daily, as opposed to a pack of 20, may think that he is cutting his risk of heart disease and stroke to 5% relative to a pack-a-day smoker. They warned smokers to stop smoking completely instead of cutting down. That is certainly the case for lung cancer, where one cigarette has approximately five per cent of the risk of smoking 20 of them. Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) Holdings Lessened by Icon Advisers Inc

The overall volume in the last trading session was 6.75 million shares. About 3.66 million shares traded. Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) have seen a movement of 1.61% in the most recent session. The Massachusetts-based Cadence Mgmt Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.84% in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ). RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of JELD in report on Monday, July 24 with "Buy" rating. Read More »

Gurugram school bus attack: 18 arrested

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However, the Rajput outfit has denied its involvement in the attack. Prakash Raj tweeted, "Children of my country shiver with fear and cry.as karni Sena attacks a school bus.The elected Government looks the other way.The opposition party diplomatically reacts.aren't u all ashamed to trade our children's safety.for ur vote bank politics.#justasking". Read More »

Aamir Khan New Movie 'Secret Superstar' Opens in China

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The film's earning crossed Rs 100 crore at the China counters on its second day. Aamir Khan's Secret Superstar is not only winning hearts but also ruling the Chinese box office. Zaira Wasim-starrer Secret Superstar made a big splash in China. "That will likely prevent Secret Superstar getting anywhere near the incredible $193 million performance of Dangal past year", reported Variety. Read More »

Haryana Min expresses concern over Gurugram school bus attack

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He also favoured talks with the protesters. "Fortunately, none of the children was hurt in the attack", Kumar said. Security forces have been deployed at various multiplexes in Dehradun ahead of 'Padmaavat's release . Some prominent schools were closed in Gurgaon including the Pathways school, GD Goenka school and Delhi Public School. However, a majority of parents did not sent their children to schools. Read More »

Lassa Fever Kills Three Persons In Imo

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He said: "These cases were recorded in some hospitals, somewhere in Orlu and other parts of the state". Dr Ossai who gave the advice in an interview with reporters in Enugu said that avoidance of bush burning would reduce the number of rodents that entered people's homes thereby preventing the spread of Lassa fever which is caused by infected rats. Read More »

Turmeric may help boost memory, lower Alzheimer's risk

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Indeed, curcumin has also proven frustrating to scientists due to its unstable nature. Carried out over a period of 18 months, the double-blind study involved the participation of 40 adults between 51 and 84 years old. Therefore it has been proven that curcumin can contribute to the improvement of memory and disposition of people suffering from moderate memory loss cause by aging. Read More »