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Study finds having undetectable HIV levels

Study finds having undetectable HIV levels "effectively prevents" transmission among gay couples

In each case, the HIV-positive partner had been treated to achieve an undetectable viral load. In 2016, the PARTNER study upped their research sample to include 888 couples and 58,213 penetrative se...

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More people overdosing on dietary supplements, research shows

More people overdosing on dietary supplements, research shows

The report said miscellaneous substances found in commonly used dietary supplements accounted for the majority of exposure calls (43.9 percent). Out of which, most exposures (97.3 per cent) occurred...

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Karnataka, WB, Punjab, Puducherry move SC in favour of Right to Privacy

Karnataka, WB, Punjab, Puducherry move SC in favour of Right to Privacy

He said that while life and liberty are qualified rights under the Constitution but their every aspect is not a fundamental right and it can not be elevated to that status. Kapil Sibal said that whi...

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Cop offends female colleagues, suspended

Cop offends female colleagues, suspended

Earlier this month, a 32-year-old man was arrested for allegedly masturbating in front of a German woman, who is pursuing PhD from JNU, in southeast Delhi's Greater Kailash, the police said. The polic...

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Drug peddling case: Actor moves court against medical exam during questioning

Drug peddling case: Actor moves court against medical exam during questioning

The officials had earlier collected the blood, hair and nail samples from director Puri Jagannath, actor Subba Raju and cinematographer Syam K Naidu during their questioning last week. "I need legal a...

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Red Cross faces blood shortage

Red Cross faces blood shortage

There is a critical blood shortage and the American Red Cross is putting out the call for donors. At times, blood and platelets are being distributed to hospitals faster than donations are coming in...

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SC rejects plea for probing massacre of Kashmiri Pandits

SC rejects plea for probing massacre of Kashmiri Pandits

Dismissing the PIL filed by an NGO, Roots in Kashmir , the court said "its heart wrenching but you should have moved the court 27 years ago". The court in its order explained that the instances of al...

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USA working on 'very big and exciting' deal with United Kingdom says Trump

USA working on 'very big and exciting' deal with United Kingdom says Trump

However, what Trump's tweet shows is that as far as the President of the United States is concerned, these talks are about more than continuity - they are about striking a new type of beneficial rel...

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Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. Takes Position in SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS)

The shares were bought at an average cost of $15.54 per share, for a total transaction of $846,930.00. Earnings surprises can have a huge impact on a company's stock price. If you are reading this pie...

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James Cromwell Arrested Yet Again, This Time for Protesting at SeaWorld

James Cromwell Arrested Yet Again, This Time for Protesting at SeaWorld

As PETA's video of the protest shows , this was a nonconfrontational protest against cruelty to marine life. The Oscar victor, clad in a " SeaWorld Sucks" shirt, joined a PETA group in attempting ...

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Company Offers Free Marijuana To People Who Collect Trash Off The Street

Company Offers Free Marijuana To People Who Collect Trash Off The Street

Mehan says the program is about bringing awareness to the "life-changing" nature of cannabis as well. For every bag of trash they brought back to the store, they received one gram of marijuana . Adve...

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Rail service is expanding in CT

Rail service is expanding in CT

The other is that the service launch date is now in May 2018. A joint venture of TransitAmerica Services , Inc. and Alternate Concepts Inc . The line will also connect to regional rail services ...

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Vatican says therapy 'could have been an opportunity' for Charlie Gard

Vatican says therapy 'could have been an opportunity' for Charlie Gard

Mr Justice Francis is expected to rule on where the 11-month-old should have his life support withdrawn. The couple's barrister Grant Armstrong countered by asking why a portable ventilator - which ...

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Two H1N1 flu cases suspected at Myanmar hospital

Two H1N1 flu cases suspected at Myanmar hospital

Ten of the confirmed H1N1 victims are from the Matupi township in Chin State, including the lone fatality. The ministry urged people to remain calm, saying these outbreaks happen every year. World...

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Child Lives with HIV for Years Without Treatments

Child Lives with HIV for Years Without Treatments

The report also noted that about three-quarters of HIV-infected pregnant women now have access to medicines that prevent the virus from being transmitted to their babies. "This new case strengthens ou...

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Banks' complacency lets borrowers rack up debt

Banks' complacency lets borrowers rack up debt

But now it appears the growth in debt has alarmed the the Bank of England's executive director for Financial Stability. He said lenders standards can go from "responsible to reckless very quickly"...

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Why sugary drinks and protein-rich meals don't mix

Why sugary drinks and protein-rich meals don't mix

Participants were given 15% protein meals on their first visit after an overnight fast and 30% protein meals under similar conditions on their second visit. This limits the value of the protein which ...

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Experimental HIV vaccine is well-tolerated in adults

Experimental HIV vaccine is well-tolerated in adults

The study recruited and followed-up gay couples at clinics in Australia, Thailand and Brazil. Each couple reported their sexual activity when visiting clinics involved in the trial and HIV-negative ...

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SA leads calls for inquiry into upstream water grab

SA leads calls for inquiry into upstream water grab

The NSW Greens and their spokesman on water, Jeremy Buckingham MLC, even called for a Royal Commission: "The NSW Government has been caught red-handed undermining the Murray Darling Basin Plan for t...

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Struggling to stay active and motivated in winter? Get a dog

Struggling to stay active and motivated in winter? Get a dog

Caroline Moye, of the World Cancer Research Fund, said: "It's great dog walking can help older people be more active". They have mentioned something called the "reverse causality' which basically me...

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EU customs union membership post-Brexit 'would be a disaster'

EU customs union membership post-Brexit 'would be a disaster'

He said, however, his party had not decided its position on membership of the Customs Union, which places tariffs on imports from around the world and stops Britain negotiating trade deals. You don't ...

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You Can Buy Happiness, Study Finds

You Can Buy Happiness, Study Finds

Before you use this new information as an excuse to stop taking care of yourself entirely: There are a few caveats. Unfortunately, Whillans said, more research is needed before we can know the "go...

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Trump Sketch of New York City Going Up for Auction, $9K Minimum

Trump Sketch of New York City Going Up for Auction, $9K Minimum

The real estate tycoon's interesting impression of New York's iconic skyscrapers is being auctioned this week, with a starting price of $11,000. The drawing was completed on the front of a envelope ...

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Boosts Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)

Boosts Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)

Benson Investment Management Company Inc. now owns 41,290 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $2,301,000 after buying an additional 475 shares in the last quarter. Wetherby Asset...

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This Might Be the Most Glorious, Bizarre Nicolas Cage Meme Yet

This Might Be the Most Glorious, Bizarre Nicolas Cage Meme Yet

The costume and distant look prove a rich source for online humor, with doctored photos soon hitting social media. During a meeting with first lady Sara Nazarbayeva, he dressed in traditional Kazakh...

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Small drop in measles vaccinations would have outsized effect, study estimates

Small drop in measles vaccinations would have outsized effect, study estimates

A small decline in the uptake of vaccines could have a dramatic impact on both public health and the economy, research suggests, as concerns about outbreaks of preventable diseases grow in the USA a...

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West Nile virus found in three Vermont towns

West Nile virus found in three Vermont towns

Paul Byers said. This is the latest case of the virus to appear in Colorado since the Department of Public Health and Environment started recording infected mosquitos this season. Install or Repair...

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Illness related to salmonella outbreak reported in 12 states, including Virginia

Illness related to salmonella outbreak reported in 12 states, including Virginia

The Center for Disease Control reports that 47 cases, 12 hospitalizations and one death have been linked to the Salmonella outbreak. According to the CDC about 1.2 million people are infected with...

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Could cancer drugs find a cure for HIV?

Could cancer drugs find a cure for HIV?

However, "the fact that remission has been for a long period suggests this is likely to be durable", she told AFP. "But we don't have the full answers to what this means yet". "To our knowledge‚ this ...

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Le FN en séminaire pour

Le FN en séminaire pour "tout changer"

Ce séminaire, qui se tient à huis clos vendredi après-midi et samedi matin au siège du FN à Nanterre, vise à lancer le travail de " refondation " du parti voulu de toutes parts en interne, avait indiq...

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An 'unusually aggressive' Brooklyn squirrel that attacked five people may have rabies

An 'unusually aggressive' Brooklyn squirrel that attacked five people may have rabies

The city Health Department is putting out the warning on an "unusually aggressive squirrel" in Brooklyn's Prospect Park that's attacked and bitten five people. If the squirrel was indeed rabid, it mus...

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Andy Roddick and Brooklyn Decker are having another kid

Andy Roddick and Brooklyn Decker are having another kid

Andy broke the happy news as he was inducted into the Tennis Hall of Fame on Saturday (22Jul17) in Rhode Island, speaking affectionately about his 30-year-old wife to the audience and subtly dropping ...

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Cancer Drugs Could Be A New Hope For HIV Cure

Scientists' hopes were dashed and they are not suggesting the South African baby is cured. Her treatment ended when she was 40 weeks old, after which she was monitored on regular basis for signs of ...

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Healthcare Legislation: Trump Asks Republican Senators Not To Leave Town

Healthcare Legislation: Trump Asks Republican Senators Not To Leave Town

The Washington Examiner reported on Saturday Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell still plans to hold a vote next week , regardless of what several senators have been saying about voting against...

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Yemenis could contract cholera in 2017

Yemenis could contract cholera in 2017

The institution predicted that one out of 45 inhabitants will suffer from the disease this year, as a direct outcome of the conflict that has devastated the infrastructure and has made the entire heal...

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Nolan's Dunkirk Wins the Weekend Box Office with $50.5M

Spider-Man: Homecoming managed to hold over well on its third weekend with a 50% drop after having the biggest second-weekend drop (62%) for a Marvel Studios movie; the film's status as a family-f...

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Review of gender recognition laws announced, after calls from Jeremy Corbyn

Review of gender recognition laws announced, after calls from Jeremy Corbyn

James Morton, Scottish Trans Alliance Manager, said: "We welcome that the UK Government has now followed the Scottish Government's lead in accepting that the Gender Recognition Act needs to be urgen...

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Man City complete Danilo signing from Real Madrid on five-year deal

Man City complete Danilo signing from Real Madrid on five-year deal

The 26-year-old has signed a five-year contract at the Etihad Stadium. "There has been strong interest from other clubs", the full-back told City's website , "but it has always been my ambition to ...

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20 arrested for Kashmir police officer's lynching, Mirwaiz under scanner

20 arrested for Kashmir police officer's lynching, Mirwaiz under scanner

He said unlike other cases, there was widespread condemnation and people came forward and voluntarily deposed before police. He added that one of the accused was killed in an encounter in Budgam on Ju...

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HDFC Bank June Quarter Profit Rises 20%, But Lags Estimates

HDFC Bank June Quarter Profit Rises 20%, But Lags Estimates

That compares with an average estimate of Rs. 3,938 crore from 21 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters. The bank had reported a net profit of Rs 22.88 crore in April-June 2016. As a prudent measure, t...

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