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One in six people in England have mental health problems

It was written by Lord Dennis Stevenson (mental health campaigner and former HBOS chief) and Paul Farmer (chief executive of the mental health charity Mind ), and was jointly published by the Departm...

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Stoners have more sex than people who don't smoke weed

Stoners have more sex than people who don't smoke weed

There is no causal connection between cannabis consumption and frequency of sex that the study makes, which is to say, it does not say that the former leads to the latter, but it does hint at such a c...

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Plague in Madagascar: 124 people died, more than a thousand infected

Health officials suspect it's no coincidence that the outbreak - which has infected more than 1,100 people and killed 124 since August - coincides with the time of year when families customarily exhu...

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'Alarming Study' on Chemicals in Baby Food Lacks Evidence

'Alarming Study' on Chemicals in Baby Food Lacks Evidence

Experts warn that arsenic can affect a child's motor skills, cognition, and heart as they're growing. The Clean Label Project , a non-profit that advocates for transparent product labeling, tested ...

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Akshay, Rajnikanth, Rahman in Dubai for 2.0 audio launch

Akshay, Rajnikanth, Rahman in Dubai for 2.0 audio launch

This movie will witness a insane showdown between Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar . Rajinikanth and Shankar's combo is making all the right noises with the impending audio launch event touted to happe...

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Waterloo Region health officials urge everyone -- again -- to get the flu shot

Prior to each flu season the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention conducts research into which strains are the most likely to circulate among the population. Doctors' offices around the metro ha...

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DEA Set Date to Collection Unwanted Rx Drugs From Public

DEA Set Date to Collection Unwanted Rx Drugs From Public

This is a one-day event where citizens can bring in their unused or unwanted prescription medications to various locations. Start going through your cabinets now. To help combat the problem, the Depar...

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Trump Calls Clinton, DNC's Funding Of Dossier A 'Sad Commentary' On Politics

Trump Calls Clinton, DNC's Funding Of Dossier A 'Sad Commentary' On Politics

The letter was filed with the court on Tuesday. It also reported that Russian intelligence had compiled a dossier on Hillary Clinton based on "bugged conversations she had on various visits to Russi...

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Renowned Malayalam director IV Sasi passes away

Renowned Malayalam director IV Sasi passes away

According to media reports, the director breathed his last while being taken to hospital from his residence in Saligramam, Chennai . Credit: twitter.comIV Sasi started his career as an art director...

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Beyond BRCA, Study Reveals 72 Mutations That May Lead To Breast Cancer

Beyond BRCA, Study Reveals 72 Mutations That May Lead To Breast Cancer

The scientists analysed genetic data from 275,000 women, including 146,000 who had been diagnosed with breast cancer. For the study, researchers examined the tissues of 78 patients who underwent maste...

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DHEC urges you to get flu vaccine

DHEC urges you to get flu vaccine

Past year there were seven confirmed influenza-related deaths in Sarnia-Lambton, and 90 lab-confirmed cases. Will it be worse than most years? Common symptoms of the flu include fever or feeling...

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Vegetable Products Sold at Major Retailers

Vegetable Products Sold at Major Retailers

Listeria infections can be fatal in the young, the elderly, anyone with damaged immune systems and can cause pregnancy miscarriages or stillbirths. Among the biggest retail recalls , stemming from...

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Review playing of national anthem in cinema halls, SC to Centre

Review playing of national anthem in cinema halls, SC to Centre

Justice Chandrachud observed and told Attorney General Venugopal that what the court was being asked to do could be done by the Centre. During the hearing, the government replied in court saying tha...

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Prabhas Saaho First Look Out - Baahubali star Prabhas 38th Birthday Surprise

Prabhas Saaho First Look Out - Baahubali star Prabhas 38th Birthday Surprise

The director of Saaho , Sujeeth also wished the actor for his birthday and also added selfie of himself with Prabhas and Shraddha. Prabhas' face is covered with a black mask halfway and his eyes pe...

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'Sista Strut' walk raises breast cancer awareness in black community

'Sista Strut' walk raises breast cancer awareness in black community

We spoke with a group of ladies who were walking for their friend who died from breast cancer. She specifically works on creating awareness on male breast cancer patients to break the idea that it's...

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Oral Sex Increases Risk of Throat Cancer in Men

Oral Sex Increases Risk of Throat Cancer in Men

Risk of infection rose further among men who smoked and had two to four oral sex partners, with a prevalence of 7.1 per cent, rising to 7.4 per cent among those who did not smoke but who had five or...

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Sushma to discuss ties with Dhaka

Sushma to discuss ties with Dhaka

The Indian minister also called on prime minister Sheikh Hasina and also held talks with the foreign minister at the Joint Consultative Committee meeting. She said she had a very fruitful discussion w...

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United Nations gets flak for naming Mugabe goodwill ambassador

United Nations gets flak for naming Mugabe goodwill ambassador

But Tendai Biti, a former finance minister in Zimbabwe, said Mugabe's appointment showed the World Health Organization did not understand the country's political reality. Mr Tedros , elected in May u...

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Air quality expected to improve from Sunday

Air quality expected to improve from Sunday

According to SAFAR-the System of Air Quality Forecasting and Research, the pollution indicator turned a deep shade of brown, indicating "severe" air quality in the national capital. "While peak noise ...

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Stock to Watch: Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM)

Stock to Watch: Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM)

As per Monday, September 12, the company rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs. These players show their main role in buy or sell enormous chunks. The company also recently announced a quarterly di...

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Flying Insect Populations Have Dramatically Declined, New Study Says

Flying Insect Populations Have Dramatically Declined, New Study Says

In recent years, biologists have begun to cite the "windshield phenomenon" as a measure of the decline, noting that they are no longer scraping splattered insects from their vehicle windshields afte...

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Pakistan Taliban leader 'killed by drone' in Afghanistan

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the assault, the third major attack on Afghan security forces this week. Another Taliban ambush, in northern Afghanistan , killed six police officers on Wedne...

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Free flu shots in Pinellas County

Free flu shots in Pinellas County

It's flu season and Interior Health is offering several options for immunizations in Kimberley and the surrounding areas. Influenza is a contagious respiratory illness caused by a virus. On Wednesda...

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Nepal, Afghanistan, Pakistan elected to UN Human Rights Council

Human Rights activists have appreciated as well as cautioned Pakistan on becoming a member state of United Nation Human Rights Council as Pakistan needs to improve their human rights facilities prompt...

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Florida man receives award after police mistake doughnut glaze for meth

She did two roadside tests and they came back positive for an illegal substance. Rushing , 65, said the arrest made him feel like a criminal. Orlando officers pulled Rushing over for a traffic ...

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Ophelia: What You Need To Know The Day After The Storm

Ophelia: What You Need To Know The Day After The Storm

Winds of more than 70mph (112km/h) and heavy rain are hitting parts of Scotland and northern England as remnants of Hurricane Ophelia continue to sweep across the UK. "At the same time, much of nort...

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Islamic State jihadists forced out of Raqqa

Islamic State jihadists forced out of Raqqa

The SDF, spearheaded by the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia, began its campaign to isolate Raqqa early this year, pushing along several fronts to enclose the city against the Euphrates...

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Man United boss Jose Mourinho provides huge update on fitness of defender

Man United boss Jose Mourinho provides huge update on fitness of defender

The following year, 2013, we also played them in the final of the Europa League, at the Amsterdam Arena, and won the title again. The Sweden worldwide has struggled to impress under Mourinho in li...

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Deepika Padukone reveals shocking truth about her life

Deepika Padukone reveals shocking truth about her life

A picture of Hema Malini and Dharmendra is getting viral on social media, which invited a storm in Bollywood for a long time. Further, Hema Malini's biography has been written by Ram Kamal Mukh...

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Talwars released from Dasana Jail

Talwars released from Dasana Jail

He also said that there was a strong possibility of the couple to walk free from the jail by today noon. The Allahabad High Court on Thursday acquitted the Talwars of killing their teen-aged daughte...

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Bengaluru LPG cylinder explosion: Toll rises to seven in building collapse

Bengaluru LPG cylinder explosion: Toll rises to seven in building collapse

Her parents died in the tragic incident and the government has announced to adopt her and will take care of all her expenses. The building collapsed, trapping several people in the debris. The decease...

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Golfer Lahiri finishes tied 10th at CIMB Classic

Golfer Lahiri finishes tied 10th at CIMB Classic

Bradley shot a 5-under 67 in the final round of the CIMB Classic , a score that left him at 20 under for the week. He finished the day 15 strokes adrift of Perez after shooting a 69. Clear skies at T...

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US, Israel to quit UNESCO

US, Israel to quit UNESCO

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson gave formal notification of the USA withdrawal on the grounds of "continuing anti-Israel bias" and "mounting arrears". Well known for designating and protecting global...

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First 'New Mutants' Trailer Mashes X-Men With Horror Movies

First 'New Mutants' Trailer Mashes X-Men With Horror Movies

The film follows five mutants who are told they are in a hospital because they are risky. On Friday afternoon, the trailer for New Mutants arrived. Fox continues to expand their X-Men cinematic un...

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SC refers Sabarimala Temple Case to Constitution bench

SC refers Sabarimala Temple Case to Constitution bench

Gender activists and others waiting for today's Supreme Court judgment on the entry of women into Kerala's Sabarimala temple were slightly disappointed today after the court refused to rule one way ...

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F35 Fighter Data Stolen In Hack On Australian Contractor

However, the government of Australia is uncertain as to the perpetrators of the crime. "It could have been a state actor, it could have been cyber criminals, and that's why it was taken so seriously...

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Air Quality and Public Health officials issue warning due to wildfire smoke

Air Quality and Public Health officials issue warning due to wildfire smoke

Smoke from fires can cause lung disease, asthma attacks and increase the risks of heart attacks and strokes, Valley Air officials said. These tiny particles are about 3 percent of the diameter of ...

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Flu season: Chatham-Kent's medical officer of health remains vigilant

Curtis Chafe, a pharmacist with Shoppers Drug Mart in Halifax, says flu season runs from November until March - however it's good to get vaccinated early. Last flu season, 65 people were hospitalize...

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124mn obese kids worldwide, tenfold increase in 40yrs

124mn obese kids worldwide, tenfold increase in 40yrs

It analysed weight and height measurements from almost 130 million people aged over five years, including 31.5 million aged five to 19 and 97.4 million aged 20 and older, making it the largest ever nu...

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New study highlights big offshore wind opportunities in North Atlantic

At onshore facilities, each turbine weakens the power generation potential of each additional turbine downwind of it in a phenomenon known as a " wind shadow ". " Wind power generation over some ocean...

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