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Medical Teva hit as USA hospitals form generic drug rival
Author: 0 Teva hit as USA hospitals form generic drug rival

There are a number of explanations for generic drug shortages. But even off-patent drugs are part of the drug price dilemma. The formation of the new not-for-profit generic drug company will be guided by an Advisory Committee that includes a roster of well-known experts from the pharmaceutical industry, business, and government.

Medical Report outlines options for state income tax change
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However, the governor also says he wants to lower taxes for those making under $300,000 per year. "Instead of charging a tax rate on the income of employees, we charge it on wages paid by employers", he said during a conference call with reporters Wednesday.

Medical PHE issues new measles warning as number of cases increases
Author: 0 PHE issues new measles warning as number of cases increases

Less than one in 1,000 measles cases result in more serious issues involving the nervous system, such as inflammation of the brain, a quarter of those can result in brain damage. Unvaccinated people travelling to Romania and Italy, where there are now large outbreaks of measles, are at particularly high risk. PHE has linked the recent surge in cases to ongoing large outbreaks of the measles infection in Europe.

Medical West Sussex hit by fresh snow and ice warning
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England and Wales will not escape the severe weather, with a yellow warning for snow and ice in place from 4 a.m. on Tuesday until late on Wednesday. According to weathermen, Scotland, parts of Northern Ireland and the far North of England could witness heavy rains which could turn into sleet, hail and snow.

Medical Oklahoma City Thunder's Andre Roberson looks good in return from injury
Author: 0 Oklahoma City Thunder's Andre Roberson looks good in return from injury

The Thunder have a chance to extend their current win streak to 3 games. The Lakers have been playing much better lately, but they really struggled without their leading scorer on Monday. With Ball on the floor, Lakers opponents shoot 44.6 percent from the field. He was one of two Lakers to score in double figures. As of Wednesday evening, 56% of betting tickets and 79% of the money is on the Thunder to cover the spread.

Medical SC police say officer shot, killed in ambush
Author: 0 SC police say officer shot, killed in ambush

Doty ". Doty had been with the department for over 11 years. Detective Doty began working at the York County Sheriff's Office on May 22, 2006. During the search, deputies said McCall allegedly fired more shots, injuring three officers.

Medical One million Rohingya in refugee camps: Bangladesh
Author: 0 One million Rohingya in refugee camps: Bangladesh

Burma/Myanmar - Approximately 5,000 Buddhist protesters gathered in Mrauk U on Wednesday, protesting a ban on their freedom to gather in remembrance of the Kingdom of Arakan, which ended in 1784. More than half a million arrived previous year following military reprisals against Rohingya rebels in Myanmar's Rakhine state. "Until they consider us citizens we won't go back", he said.

Author: 0 Dr. Ronny Jackson's glowing bill of health for Trump

Donald Trump is expected to remain physically fit for the duration of his presidency and has "no cognitive issues whatsoever", according to full results from his first medical examination released on January 16. Later, Trump , 71, attempted to clarify matters by tweeting he was a "very stable genius" . The president's resting heart rate is 68 and blood pressure is 122/74.

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Author: 0 Trump's doctor has "no concerns" about US President's health

Last week a group of mental health professionals sent an urgent public letter to the president's doctor requesting he test Trump's cognitive abilities. Jackson said with mostly normal results on a battery of tests and examinations "excellent", Trump, 71, has remarkably good cardiac health , probably because he does not smoke or drink alcohol.

Medical Carlos Carvalhal: Swansea City are growing in confidence
Author: 0 Carlos Carvalhal: Swansea City are growing in confidence

The Swans are now rock bottom of the Premier League and are yet to add to their squad this month. Wolves , ten points clear at the top of the Championship and unbeaten in their previous 14 games, were not at the races for the first half hour.

Medical Donald Trump Is The Same Height, Weight As This NFL Quarterback
Author: 0 Donald Trump Is The Same Height, Weight As This NFL Quarterback

Trump further inflamed the debate earlier this month when he lashed out at his detractors on Twitter and claimed he is a "very stable genius" while touting his accomplishments. However, those conspiracy theorists might not know that Jackson was also the White House physician under former President Barack Obama and former President George W Bush.

Medical Holiday Bowl Starting QB Found Dead
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The 6-foot-3, 213-pound Hilinski was discovered in his apartment after he didn't show up for practice Tuesday. 'The missing piece here is why, ' Police Chief Gary Jenkins told. The interim Director of Athletics John Johnson released a statement as well stating that the team was brought together to inform them of the tragedy.

Medical Identities of officers in Montpelier officer-involved shooting released
Author: 0 Identities of officers in Montpelier officer-involved shooting released

Philbrick all discharged their firearms during the shooting. State police say 32-year-old Nathaniel Giffin, of Essex, had robbed a credit union across the street from the high school and made his way to the athletic field. After taking a quantity of cash, the robber fled on foot and was last seen running north east. Police released photos Wednesday and said that the man, aged 18 to 21, entered a store in the 600 block of Ventura Boulevard just before 5 p.m.

Medical The Truth About Gianni Versace and Andrew Cunanan's Relationship
Author: 0 The Truth About Gianni Versace and Andrew Cunanan's Relationship

With The People vs. O.J. Simpson, there were myriad sources to consult - news footage, courtroom footage, books written by all the major players. Of course, it would be hard for them to watch the Wednesday night premiere , which recreates the murder of Versace (Edgar Ramírez) on the exact steps where Andrew Cunanan (played by Darren Criss ) shot the designer.

Medical Trump Continues to Criticize Democrats Over DACA Demands
Author: 0 Trump Continues to Criticize Democrats Over DACA Demands

Trump's time on Capitol Hill was not spent negotiating with congressional leaders he has rankled in recent days after making disparaging comments about African countries and Haiti during a meeting with lawmakers last week, but his chief of staff John Kelly made the rounds of key lawmakers' offices on Wednesday in pursuit of a deal.

Medical Kentucky vs SC basketball
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The junior forward went off for 27 points for SC (12-6, 3-3 SEC), which hadn't beaten Kentucky in almost four years. The Kentucky Wildcats (14-3) are coming from a 74-67 win over Vanderbilt in which Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 22 points in 7 of 11 shooting from the field and 7 of 10 from the free throw line.

Author: 0 'Shithole' is not an insult to Africa

Durbin - the only Democrat in attendance - told reporters that Trump made the comments that were attributed to him. Trump took particular issue with the idea that people who'd fled to the USA after disasters hit their homes in places such as El Salvador, Guatemala and Haiti would be allowed to stay as part of the deal, according to the people briefed on the conversation.

Medical Four influenza outbreaks in long-term care facilities in northern BC so far
Author: 0 Four influenza outbreaks in long-term care facilities in northern BC so far

Since the 2004-2005 flu season, influenza-related deaths in kids have ranged from 37 deaths to as many as 171 deaths, according to the CDC . Flunearyou.org compliments the government sites by offering a map of user-reported cases and symptoms, and locally, healthandwelfare.idaho.gov is an excellent resource for Idaho-specific flu data .

Medical Get in here! FG summons US Ambassador over Trump's remark
Author: 0 Get in here! FG summons US Ambassador over Trump's remark

The Nigerian reaction follows open condemnation of Trump by African countries, leaders from the continent and beyond, as well as several global organisations and countries. The United States , represented by Deputy Chief of Mission David J. Young as the ambassador was not in Nigeria , said there were contradictory accounts as to whether the remarks were made, the statement said.

Medical Sen. Graham: 'My Memory Hasn't Evolved' on Trump's Comments
Author: 0 Sen. Graham: 'My Memory Hasn't Evolved' on Trump's Comments

Durbin said Graham pushed back on Trump for his vulgar remark during the meeting. TOM COTTON: And I know what Dick Durbin has said about the president's repeated statements is incorrect. GOP leaders are now turning to a short-term funding measure in hopes of keeping agencies open while talks continue, but Democratic leaders say they are unlikely to support any deal that does not protect young illegal immigrants.

Medical Labour rule out cross-party Brexit amendment
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Close ally Emily Thornberry also suggested the party would shift its position if public opinion turned dramatically against leaving the bloc. But he said the existing arrangements needed improvement. "But, at the moment, and as things now stand, we proceed in good faith, we do as we are instructed and we are leaving the European Union". Both Labour and the Conservatives have said the 2016 vote to leave the European Union should be honoured.

Medical According To The Queen, Princess Charlotte Rules The Royal Family
Author: 0 According To The Queen, Princess Charlotte Rules The Royal Family

The queen was presenting a Bible she signed to a 10-year-old student who won a contest for the best religious studies project at her school when the amusing exchange took place. Last March , Princess Charlotte's iron-fisted rule of the Kensington Palace playroom was corroborated by none other than the Duchess of Cambridge herself.

Medical William and Kate to go to Sweden and Norway in four-day…
Author: 0 William and Kate to go to Sweden and Norway in four-day…

Royal fans who love to emulate her style would likely be happy to pay that price, if only they could hunt down the sold-out coat, but lucky for them we found a lookalike style that is much more affordable. Kate spoke to Kim Gardener, 44, who now runs Betel's women's houses. I have been in prostitution, I have been in prisons. Kate, who was carrying out engagements with the Duke on an away day to Coventry, also wore the £1,500 double breasted coat twice while pregnant with Princess ...

Medical Contraceptive app blamed for accidental pregnancies
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The app touted as the first certified "digital contraceptive" that is as reliable as birth control pills is used by over half a million women across 160 countries. "No contraception is 100 percent effective, and unwanted pregnancies is an unfortunate risk with any contraception", Natural Cycles said in a statement .

Medical 22 million Yemenis now in need of aid
Author: 0 22 million Yemenis now in need of aid

Both humanitarian and commercial cargo has been discharged at Yemen's Red Sea Ports since the Saudi-led Coalition announced a temporary opening of the ports to commercial vessels on 20 December. "Hodeidah Port is a humanitarian lifeline for millions who are on the brink of starvation", World Food Program Executive Director David Beasley said in a statement Monday.

Medical Man hospitalized for two weeks after holding in sneeze
Author: 0 Man hospitalized for two weeks after holding in sneeze

The man even lost his voice and spent a week in the hospital. "This 34-year-old chap said he was always trying to hold his sneeze because he thinks it is very unhygienic to sneeze into the atmosphere or into someone's face". His symptoms got better while he rested and gradually he was able to eat soft food. Typically, such throat tears are due to forceful coughing, retching, or vomiting, not halted achoos.

Medical Local activist draws inspiration from Martin Luther King Jr
Author: 0 Local activist draws inspiration from Martin Luther King Jr

On Aug. 28, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr . delivered one of the most treasured orations of all time. The Melania backlash comes just days after her husband President Donald Trump was accused of racism after allegedly commenting during a White House meeting that people from "shithole" countries were coming to the USA, a story people were keen to remind Melania of after her Monday tweet.

Medical Prepare For Slick Spots, Winter Weather Advisory Starts at 4 pm
Author: 0 Prepare For Slick Spots, Winter Weather Advisory Starts at 4 pm

This advisory will be in effect from 3 a.m.to 6 p.m. on Tuesday . This front will bring in a reinforcing shot of cold air and a round of rain and frozen precipitation. Areas west of Bluefield could see some flakes as early as 7 a.m., arriving in Bluefield later in the morning. Snowfall accumulations are expected through Tuesday .

Author: 0 Trump is in 'excellent' health: White House physician

The doctor said he had "absolutely no concerns", adding: "He's very sharp". Jackson said that if he himself had maintained the same diet Trump has over his lifetime, he "wouldn't have the cardiac and overall health that he has". "I can reliably say and the folks in the mental health community would back me up on that, that if he had some type of mental cognitive issue that this test is sensitive enough to pick up on that", he told reporters.

Medical Trump's Mar-a-Lago failed a Florida health inspection
Author: 0 Trump's Mar-a-Lago failed a Florida health inspection

The resort reportedly lacks smoke detectors and a poorly constructed staircase. Included among the food violations found in Mar-a-Lago's kitchens on November 8 were the improper storage and marking of foods, such as dairy stored at temperatures exceeding 41 degrees F (in this case, it was milk stored at 49 F), and hot dogs stored on the floor of a walk-in freezer, among others.

Medical 10-Year-Old New Canaan Boy Died Suddenly Over the Weekend: Superintendent
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Nicknamed "the hospitalizer", this strain is particularly virulent, causing high numbers of hospitalizations and deaths compared to other dominant strains from previous flu seasons. Repeating his advice to parents who are concerned about their own child's exposure to flu, Reed said, "The message is to get a vaccination, it's not too late".

Medical Blowfish alert: Japan officials seek possible poison package
Author: 0 Blowfish alert: Japan officials seek possible poison package

It prompted an emergency response from local authorities, with loudspeakers across the city being used to urge residents not to eat the fish. A Japanese city has been put on alert after five packages of potentially poisonous fugu (pufferfish) meat were mistakenly sold by a local supermarket .

Medical Tips for a Dangerous Flu Season
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So far there has been one death associated with influenza as a result of these outbreaks. "And if people are out there with these problems - very young people with chronic problems and they are hearing this and they haven't gotten the flu vaccine yet, it's not too late", he said.

Medical Afghanistan to play maiden Test at Bangalore
Author: 0 Afghanistan to play maiden Test at Bangalore

Afghanistan have earned their Test status in June previous year. India agreed to be Afghanistan's first opponents in the longest format in December and have now confirmed that the game will be played at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium later this year.

Medical New hope for women with certain advanced breast cancer
Author: 0 New hope for women with certain advanced breast cancer

The Food and Drug Administration approved AstraZeneca PLC's Lynparza for patients with inherited BRCA gene mutations who have undergone chemotherapy , the FDA said in a statement . While there is now no cure for metastatic breast cancer , todays approval offers a new, targeted option that may help to delay disease progression for these patients, Dr.

Medical Status orange weather warning for Atlantic coast
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Snow showers will affect Ulster and Connacht tonight and will extend to most other areas late in the night and during Tuesday morning. Wintry showers will continue tonight but they will become less frequent later. But on Wednesday, a second potent band of low pressure sweeping in from the west could develop into a second named storm - Georgina - in as many days.

Medical Dortmund sign Man United target Akanji
Author: 0 Dortmund sign Man United target Akanji

Akanji won the Swiss Super League with Basel in the 2015-16 season and followed that up with the domestic double last season. He has opted to play for Switzerland at full worldwide level even though he was eligible to play for the Super Eagles through his Nigerian father.

Medical Sam's Club to close in Moline
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Stores in Henrietta and Greece are also slated to close . " From what I heard, there's over 260 stores that have been closed down ", Jessica Buckner said, according to KTVA . Walmart announced Thursday it will raise the minimum wage for United States workers to $11 (R136.29) an hour and pay bonuses, crediting the USA tax reform approved in December for making the changes possible .

Medical Girls vow no return to Nigeria
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The 20-minute video shows girls and young women, some holding babies, seated together as one reads a statement. One of the students, her face covered by a veil, said: "We are the Chibok girls that you cry for us to return to you". The request sparked controversy and debates across the country recently, with many demanding answers for such request following the declaration by the administration and federal government that Boko Haram had been 'technically defeated'.

Medical Measles alert: Were you at O'Hare on Wednesday?
Author: 0 Measles alert: Were you at O'Hare on Wednesday?

The Chicago Tribune is reporting that the passenger was in both Terminal 1 and Terminal 5. The passenger could have exposed others at the airport between 6:30 a.m. As of the moment, local health agencies are reaching out to IL residents identified to have been potentially exposed to the measles virus at the airport.

Medical Flu season of to record start as hospitals see a widespread outbreak
Author: 0 Flu season of to record start as hospitals see a widespread outbreak

CT public health officials say they have seen a steep increase in the number of people hospitalized with influenza over the past five weeks. A £20 million cash injection raised in a Series A funding round led by GV (the venture capital arm of Google parent company Alphabet), Sequoia China, and existing backer Oxford Sciences Innovation will be split between each of the firm's major projects and will keep the company going until 2019, by which point the flu vaccine should be almost ready for ...

Medical Trump language on Africa unacceptable, racist: Ghana
Author: 0 Trump language on Africa unacceptable, racist: Ghana

The group "is concerned at the continuing and growing trend from the USA administration towards Africa and people of African descent to denigrate the continent and people of color", it said . meeting was tough, but this was not the language used". "If that's not racism, I don't know how you can define it", Florida GOP Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen told WPLG-TV in Miami.

Medical Bar Council team meets justice Chelameswar
Author: 0 Bar Council team meets justice Chelameswar

The four sitting judges of the Supreme Court had criticised distribution of cases to judges and raised concerns about judicial appointments in the nation's highest court under Chief Justice Dipak Misra. The SCBA executive committee resolved that all public interest litigation (PIL) matters, including the pending PILs, should be either taken up by the CJI or be assigned for adjudication to four senior judges who are part of the apex court collegium.