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New Guidelines Mean Millions More Americans Need to Lower Blood Pressure

New Guidelines Mean Millions More Americans Need to Lower Blood Pressure

Potentially deadly high blood pressure can be brought under control with a wide array of medications, many sold as relatively low-cost generics. The new guidelines will result in almost half of USA ...

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Kelley arrested on suspicion of DWI

Kelley arrested on suspicion of DWI

Bond for Kelly was set at $935, and records indicate Kelly was released from the Washington County Jail at 11:46 a.m. Kelley is a 6-foot-7 268 redshirt-freshman. ". He has to understand that not onl...

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Does sex trigger heart attacks?

Does sex trigger heart attacks?

For women, the rate is around one in a thousand. In fact, the team discovered that only 0.7 of all sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) cases were related to sexual activity. Only 34 cases occurred during ...

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Smog-hit Delhi calls off odd-even vehicle rationing plan

Smog-hit Delhi calls off odd-even vehicle rationing plan

The local government in Indian capital of New Delhi on Saturday cancelled its plan to implement odd-even auto rationing formula from Monday aimed at reducing the blanket of smog enveloping the city ...

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Advocacy group: Fidget spinners sold at Target contain high amounts of lead

Advocacy group: Fidget spinners sold at Target contain high amounts of lead

The fidget spinners in question are the brass and metal Fidget Wild Premium Spinners distributed by Bulls i Toy , says the U.S. Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) Education Fund. Kara Cook-Schultz...

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Love's 3 TDs lead Stanford past No. 9 Washington 30-22

Love's 3 TDs lead Stanford past No. 9 Washington 30-22

He'll get plenty of revenge against an Oregon State team that is surrendering 188.7 rushing yards per game. It was an impressive win for Stanford and put a serious dent in the Playoff hopes of eve...

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Ola says no surge-pricing during odd-even scheme

Ola says no surge-pricing during odd-even scheme

NGT asks Delhi government about reasons behind exemptions and the impact of pollution emanating from two-wheelers, and whether they intend to employ this scheme of #OddEven whenever the pollution...

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Minneapolis elects transgender woman to City Council

Minneapolis elects transgender woman to City Council

Jenkins was officially elected to the Minneapolis City Council on Tuesday, November 7th. "Guess what, if I take a knee before I play a football game, I love this country", she said . Aisha C. Moodi...

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Even light drinking may raise cancer risk, doctors warn

Even light drinking may raise cancer risk, doctors warn

Those that are heavy drinkers face far higher risks of throat and mouth cancer , voice box cancer, liver cancer and to some extent, the colorectal cancers , cautioned the group. Therefore, it is imp...

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Driving while exhausted is as unsafe as drink-driving, study finds

Driving while exhausted is as unsafe as drink-driving, study finds

While they performed this task, the researchers focused on the electrical activity in the temporal lobe of the brain, which has been associated with memory and visual recognition. This means that the ...

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Open Enrollment Begins for 2018 Marketplace Health Insurance Coverage

Open Enrollment Begins for 2018 Marketplace Health Insurance Coverage

Older people with low incomes almost everywhere would have access to free "Obamacare" health coverage next year, according to a study released November 2 that found the Trump administration's efforts ...

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Yellow Smog Blanket's Delhi, Air Quality Worse Than Day After Diwali

Yellow Smog Blanket's Delhi, Air Quality Worse Than Day After Diwali

The CM has also asked for schools and colleges to be shut due to the intensity of the pollution . AQI level from 0-50 is considered "good", 51-100 is "satisfactory" 101-200 is "moderate", 201-300 i...

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Ivanka Trump's miniskirt is too short for Japan, says social media: 'Inappropriate!'

As for women, they should wear tasteful skirts no higher than above the knee. The unit practiced safety drills in a demonstration for media Wednesday. Trump's arrival at the Narita International Air...

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Stents Might Not Be Necessary in the Treatment of Chest Pain

The Absorb G1 BVS System was only cleared by the agency in July 2016, and was the first and only fully dissolving, drug-eluting stent ever approved to treat patients with coronary artery disease. Pa...

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Ittefaq earns Rs. 4 crore on opening day

Ittefaq earns Rs. 4 crore on opening day

It was produced by BR Chopra, whose grandson Abhay Chopra dons the director's hat in the new film. The film was released yesterday on November 3, Friday opposite two other Bollywood films - Humein ...

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Canada adds 35300 jobs in October, as full-time positions surge

Canada adds 35300 jobs in October, as full-time positions surge

Statistics Canada reported Friday 4,500 full-time jobs were lost in the province during the month, which was offset by a gain in part-time positions. John's Newfoundland has the highest at 8.8%. Th...

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Netflix fires Kevin Spacey from House of Cards

Netflix fires Kevin Spacey from House of Cards

Netflix said it will also not be involved in an upcoming movie featuring Spacey . In an interview with BuzzFeed , actor Anthony Rapp said he attended a party at Spacey's NY apartment in 1...

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Trump greets Sikhs on Guru Nanak's birth anniversary

Trump greets Sikhs on Guru Nanak's birth anniversary

President Ram Nath Kovind also greeted the nation and urged all to follow on the footsteps of the Sikh Guru. Gurpurab or Guru Nanak Gurpurab is celebrated on the birth anniversary of Sikh communities ...

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Japanese company increases vacation time for non-smokers

Japanese company increases vacation time for non-smokers

The main reason Piala is doing this is to balance out the time smoking employees spend on cigarette breaks each week. Representative ImageThis is exactly what a Tokyo-based company Piala Inc. Glob...

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Meadowview receives

Meadowview receives "A" grade by Leapfrog

For the 12th consecutive time, Minden Medical Center has again each been honored with an "A" grade in the National Hospital Safety Grades, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from preventa...

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Asia slips in gender equality ranking

New Zealand was ranked ninth in the World Economic Forum's Global Gender Gap report for 2017. The U.S. saw its ranking drop from 45th last year to 49th this year, mostly due to a lack of women in ...

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Six Tottenham Hotspur players called up to England squad

Six Tottenham Hotspur players called up to England squad

Gareth Southgate has opted to pick six Tottenham players in his England squad. Gareth Southgate suggested Chris Smalling was dropped from his 25-man England squad as he wanted defenders a...

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Buhari presides over APC stakeholders meeting at the State House

Buhari presides over APC stakeholders meeting at the State House

A similar dinner that had been scheduled for last week was ill-fated as the lawmakers had a brush with presidential villa security operatives who insisted on body screening, leading them to storm out ...

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National initiative uses teal pumpkins to keep kids safe

National initiative uses teal pumpkins to keep kids safe

A teal pumpkin on a doorstep indicates to neighbors that the home will be distributing allergy-friendly items to children out trick or treating. If you don't have a "Teal" pumpkin but still want to pa...

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Don't overdose on black licorice this Halloween, FDA warns

Don't overdose on black licorice this Halloween, FDA warns

The compound doesn't directly affect the heart itself, but instead causes a precipitous fall in the body's potassium levels. It makes the licorice sweeter but it can also cause a risky drop in potas...

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Senate reacts to sack of Babachir Lawal, Ayo Oke

Senate reacts to sack of Babachir Lawal, Ayo Oke

This followed a Point of Order by the Deputy Leader of the Senate, Bala Na'Allah, at plenary on Tuesday. "Boss Mustapha has a very long history of political activities and my impression on him is th...

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Several Lehigh Valley hospitals earn top safety grade

Craig Owens, president of WellStar Douglas Hospital, said,"Our team takes patient safety seriously". Despite the relatively small fluctuations in performance among hospitals overall, Binder said she h...

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First Iowan Death Reported This Flu Season

First Iowan Death Reported This Flu Season

A publicity campaign is to begin this week urging the public to get the flu shot. The flu vaccine can reduce influenza illness , doctors' visits, and missed work and school due to the flu. The Cent...

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In Her Music Video, New Taylor Rides Her Own White Horse

In Her Music Video, New Taylor Rides Her Own White Horse

Others drew parallels between scenes in famous blockbuster movies such as Harry Potter , Tron and Ghost In The Shell . Could Swift be following in Beyoncé's footsteps and trying her hand at making...

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A's catcher Bruce Maxwell arrested on gun charge

A's catcher Bruce Maxwell arrested on gun charge

Tyler Johnson told AZCentral.com that it was unclear what had led up to the incident. Obviously, there's a lot that must play out here but Maxwell is certainly facing a future suspension from Major Le...

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Condition of Jaga, Kalia now stable

Condition of Jaga, Kalia now stable

However, he is yet to gain consciousness and is under observation, the doctor said. A team of 30 medics in Delhi spent 16 hours completing the surgery - the first time an operation of its kind has e...

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Darren Young, Emma and Summer Rae Drop By Wwe

Darren Young, Emma and Summer Rae Drop By Wwe

WWE announced today that Emma , Summer Rae , and Darren Young have been released from their contracts. If she wants to, she could succeed literally anywhere, and she could prove to other mis-used...

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Teal Pumpkin Project recognizes children with allergies

Teal Pumpkin Project recognizes children with allergies

The pumpkin symbolized that homeowners have non-food goodies for kids with any kind of food allergy. For Westlake, Ohio, mom Vikki Meldrum, the Teal Pumpkin Project has already provided an unforge...

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Celgene Corp. (CELG) Lowered by Vetr Inc. to Buy

The stock decreased 1.82% or $1.82 on October 27, reaching $98.17. Rothschild Capital Prns Limited Liability Corporation invested 3% in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG). Leerink Swann upgraded Celgen...

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Facebook Workplace Chat gets a desktop app

Facebook Workplace Chat gets a desktop app

In the coming weeks, Facebook plans to update Workplace Chat to include support for group video chat on desktop and on mobile. And if you have been having a hard time finding the Workplace app...

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President Trump Lashes Back At Local Billionaire Tom Steyer's Impeachment Campaign

President Trump Lashes Back At Local Billionaire Tom Steyer's Impeachment Campaign

Steyer has been bankrolling an over-the-top television ad with ominous music and his semi-hushed voice calling Trump "a clear and present danger" and "mentally unstable man" who has obstructed justice...

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Oklahoma City Thunder's Team Plane Dented En Route to Chicago

Oklahoma City Thunder's Team Plane Dented En Route to Chicago

The cause of the damage is now unknown, but the Thunder's flight landed at Chicago Midway International Airport at approximately 12:46 a.m. CT. The aircraft, a Boeing 757-200, landed safely without ...

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AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) Analyst watchlist

Stock Yards National Bank Trust Com reported 42,095 shares or 0.37% of all its holdings. Howe & Rusling Inc increased Abbvie Inc ( ABBV ) stake by 3.59% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Mitsubishi U...

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ICICI Bank Q2 net falls Rs 1044 cr

ICICI Bank Q2 net falls Rs 1044 cr

Although, fee income rose by 9 percent to Rs 2,570 crore. Other income rose 43 per cent y-o-y to ₹241 crore. It raised Rs2,012.15 crore by selling a stake in its general insurance arm. About Rs 44...

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Texans owner Robert McNair apologizes for 'inmates running the prison' comment

Texans owner Robert McNair apologizes for 'inmates running the prison' comment

Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins left NRG Stadium and didn't return to express his displeasure with what McNair said about not letting "inmates run the prison". He said his piece during a pla...

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