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Medical Study finds effects of diet on the start of the menopause
Author: 0 Study finds effects of diet on the start of the menopause

Meanwhile, a portion of refined pasta and rice a day was associated with reaching the menopause around 18 months earlier, according to the study by the University of Leeds. Past research shows early menopause increases the risk of osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease. The results could have implications for women at risk of a hard menopause, Janet Cade, a professor of nutritional epidemiology and public health at the U.K.'s University of Leeds, explained in a statement .

Medical Boy, 10, playing hide-and-seek found dead in dryer
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Hernandez was playing hide-and-seek with other children at the apartment complex on Friday, when he apparently climbed into the dryer, located in the communal laundry room. When his friends and 9-year-old brother found him, he was unresponsive. Rodriguez said she ran outside and her boyfriend picked her son up. Paramedics performed CPR in an effort to revive Fernando, and he was rushed to the hospital.

Medical Armenia protest leader says ruling party to thwart his PM bid
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Armenia's parliament is scheduled to vote for a new prime minister on Tuesday, eight days after former Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan, who ruled Armenia for 10 years, stepped down following 11 days of mass and largely peaceful protests against his continued rule in the former Soviet republic.

Medical Prince Louis of Cambridge: The new royal baby finally has a name
Author: 0 Prince Louis of Cambridge: The new royal baby finally has a name

As with the first two children of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge , the baby's name had been expected to follow the royal tradition of choosing names that honour past monarchs. William and Kate revealed George's name - George Alexander Louis - two days after his July 22, 2013, birth. It pays tribute to the Prince of Wales's beloved great-uncle, Earl Mountbatten, who was murdered by the IRA.

Medical The British attacked the toxic caterpillar
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The caterpillars don't look like much, but they are deeply unpleasant. The Caterpillars can also cause serious allergies by its hair follicles, which remain active on the ground for up to five years after being shed. They are making them more vulnerable to the other pests and diseases. The caterpillars begin to hatch from egg plaques in mid-April and in large populations, they can strip oak trees bare.

Medical These 5 Habits May Help You Live 10 Years Longer, Study Says
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The American Heart Association says that new research shows five healthy habits could prolong life expectancy for the average person who is 50 years old by 12 years for men and 14 years for women. The study is the first comprehensive analysis of the impact of adopting low-risk lifestyle factors on life expectancy in the U.S. It will be published online April 30, 2018 in Circulation .

Medical Canberra, Gold Coast get worldwide cricket in new-look schedule
Author: 0 Canberra, Gold Coast get worldwide cricket in new-look schedule

A much-awaited Australian summer will see the country hosting India this time around and the tournament naturally headlines the Australian 2018-19 worldwide schedule. Global cricket will run from September to February this summer in a significantly revamped schedule that will include visits from South Africa, India , Sri Lanka and New Zealand .

Medical The Nine 'til Noon Show - Cervical Check Scheme Audit
Author: 0 The Nine 'til Noon Show - Cervical Check Scheme Audit

The figures were released following the controversy surrounding Vicky Phelan (43), a mother of two from Limerick, who was given incorrect cancer results and is now terminally ill. Last week, Ms Phelan settled her High Court action against a USA laboratory for €2.5m. "The other thing is, it is important not to forget the HPV vaccination programme here because the HPV vaccine, it has the potential to wipe out cervical cancer".

Medical Result Sheets of Dino Melaye's Recall Verification Hijacked in Kogi LG
Author: 0 Result Sheets of Dino Melaye's Recall Verification Hijacked in Kogi LG

Commending INEC "for the job well done", he urged those who petitioned Melaye as well as the senator and his followers to embrace peace and heed the voice of God "because the voice of the people is the voice of God". Melaye, however, thanked the people of his constituency for "rising to his defence" by shunning the verification exercise. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday commended constituents in Kogi West Senatorial District for resisting the move to recall Sen.

Medical Canada fails to defend Singapore rugby sevens title after first-day losses
Author: 0 Canada fails to defend Singapore rugby sevens title after first-day losses

THE Fiji Airways Fiji 7s team is in tight title race with South Africa in the 2017/2018 HSBC World Sevens Series after the side defeated Blitzbokke in the semi-final of the Singapore 7s last night. Kenya garnered 10 points from the Singapore Sevens after falling 17-7 to New Zealand in yesterday's fifth place semifinal at the National Stadium.

Medical Much cooler, breezy and a few showers today
Author: 0 Much cooler, breezy and a few showers today

The front then looks to get hung up along the Gulf coast Sunday causing clouds and a few showers to linger throughout the day. Showers are possible tonight through this morning mostly, but there is still the chance for a shower in the afternoon.

Medical Virat Kohli fined for RCB's slow over-rate against CSK
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The biggest plus for Chennai side this season is the team's collective performance. With Imran Tahir , Deepak Chahar , Shardul Thakur and Harbhajan Singh CSK are also a balanced bowling unit. The heartbreaking one-wicket defeat in the lung-opener is fresh in their minds but Mumbai Indians will have to play out of their skins to exact revenge at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium .

Medical Darius Leonard Goes In The 2nd Round To The Colts
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The streak was broken today as the Indianapolis Colts selected Scarlet Knights' defensive end/linebacker Kemoko Turay with the 52nd pick in the second round in the 2018 NFL Draft . He's been on the field for Indy's offseason workouts, but still isn't throwing a regulation-sized football. They traded the pick with the Browns moved up three spots, from 67 to 64.

Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles select TE Dallas Goedert: Player and team reactions

When Philadelphia hosted the 2017 NFL Draft, the Cowboys trotted out former wide receiver Drew Pearson to announce their second-round pick. The Eagles added another weapon into their offensive arsenal when they traded up with the Colts in order to draft South Dakota State tight end Dallas Goedert .

Medical Iran condemns killing of top Houthi official in Saudi-led airstrike
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Prince Khaled said the strike was overseen by his brother, Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, after Sammad threatened a wave of missile strikes against Saudi Arabia. One person has been killed in the attacks. HRW said Mines have killed and maimed hundreds of civilians and disrupted civilian life in affected areas.

Medical Derrius Guice drafted by Redskins after week of combined-related controversy
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Guice is seen as one of the best running backs in the draft, but there have been questions about his personality. Guice was the sixith running back selected behind Penn State's Saquon Barkley . In his three years at LSU , Guice ran for 3,074 yards and 29 touchdowns and caught 32 passes for 250 yards and three scores. Chubb won the state title in the shot put and set a school record with a 10.69-second mark in the 100-meter dash.

Medical Clerics condemn Benue killing, call for serious probe
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Recall that officials and residents in Benue state confirmed that 10 people were killed following attacks by gunmen. Nigerian lawmakers voted on Wednesday to invite President Muhammadu Buhari to the House of Representatives to discuss a spate of killings in central Nigeria.

Medical Can I eat romaine lettuce?
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Officials said romaine lettuce products from a farm in Yuma harvested between March 5 and March 16 of this year are the source of the contaminated lettuce that made eight inmates at a prison in Alaska ill. We'll update this article with more information as it becomes available, but today's CDC update is a reminder: Stay away from romaine lettuce .

Medical 6 killed, 9 injured as Boko Haram attacks Maiduguri
Author: 0 6 killed, 9 injured as Boko Haram attacks Maiduguri

Amid the uncertainty and confusion over the attack, the Deputy Director of Army Public Relations Colonel Kingsley Samuel issued a statement advising residents not to panic but to stay at home as the situation was under control. "They are further encouraged to report any suspicious persons to security agencies now patrolling the area", he added. Residents of the neighbourhood are now fleeing their houses.

Medical NFL Draft: Five landing spots for UNC linebacker Andre Smith
Author: 0 NFL Draft: Five landing spots for UNC linebacker Andre Smith

It was too late when he realized it and he quickly tried to dial the number back with no luck. "The second time I was right on it". He passed up his senior year to enter the draft. Smith said one of the keys to leadership is knowing your audience and proving your commitment by your actions. But Fangio has "coached a lot of legends", including similarly sized linebackers NaVorro Bowman and Patrick Willis in San Francisco.

Medical British Columbia files case on its right to stop increased oil shipments
Author: 0 British Columbia files case on its right to stop increased oil shipments

You'd never know from the fighting language used by the B.C. premier that the pipeline has been safely transporting oil through the province for more than 60 years. That has sent the federal government and the oil-rich province of Alberta scrambling to provide the company with financial and political support for the project, which would almost triple capacity on an existing pipeline from Alberta to the B.C.

Medical Autism on the rise
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It follows a steady increase: ASD prevalence has grown more than three-fold in the last two decades with the most drastic increases in black and Hispanic populations who were previously much less likely to be diagnosed than white children.

Medical Hawaii News Now: Eating dark chocolate is good for you, study claims
Author: 0 Hawaii News Now: Eating dark chocolate is good for you, study claims

The flavonoids found in cacao are powerful antioxidants and anti-inflammatory agents that are known to have protective effects on brain and heart health. To examine the results better, the team assessed the electroencephalography ( EEG ) response to consuming 48 g of dark chocolate (70 percent cacao) after an acute period of time (30 minutes) and after a chronic period of time (120 minutes), on modulating brain frequencies 0-40Hz, specifically beneficial gamma frequency (25-40Hz).

Medical Vieira distances himself from Arsenal job
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While he is deadly serious about preparing for the crucial Europa League semi-final first leg clash, he joked about why the job will not be short of candidates. "I've had no break [from football management] for 35 years". And while Rafa Benitez, Lucien Favre, Eddie Howe and Leonardo Jardim have all proved themselves capable of doing a good job on a budget in recent seasons, none are thought to be in serious contention.

Medical Some Antidepressants Linked to Dementia
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One in five people on anti-depressants are prescribed anticholinergics - the most common being amitriptyline. Dr Carol Routledge, director of research at Alzheimer's Research UK , said: "While the results don't paint a straightforward picture, they do reveal a link between dementia risk and the use of certain drugs that may be prescribed to treat depression , urological conditions or the symptoms of Parkinson's disease".

Medical Red Cross seeks volunteers for Sound the Alarm event in Knoxville
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A kick-off event was held Wednesday in Charleston. Residents in these neighborhoods can go to these locations from 10 a.m.to 1 p.m. if they want to have free fire alarms installed in their homes. That's why 2 NEWS is working for you and teaming up with The Red Cross and its local partners for a special Sound the Alarm event. "We're offering up education to families and help with the creation of escape plans", Mani added.

Medical Wilder-Joshua: $50 million offer on the table?
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A clash between the two unbeaten boxers is the fight everyone wants to see and on Wednesday, American Wilder announced he had something in the mail for Joshua - a $50m offer. ESPN also claim there is no rematch clause in the deal, which stipulates that it must be both fighters' next bout. The two fighters are extremely unsafe in the ring.

Medical Vigil planned for Toronto van attack victims, #TorontoStrong Fund created
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No one was killed, but Sharif faces multiple counts of attempted murder. He said the youngest were in their twenties and the eldest in their eighties. NBC first contacted him and his family, he said. She started out as a ball girl and worked her way up to be an "integral" part of the volunteer team, most recently leading a committee on stadium control, the association said.

Medical Reps to summon Buhari over security situation
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The decision to summon Buhari came following a motion moved by an APC Rep member from Kano State, Mr. Bashir Baballe, which was passed in a unanimous voice vote. "We seem to be laying the foundation for Nigeria to be declared a failed state". "Almost everyday, we move motions relating to killings in this house.

Medical Poison-laced synthetic ganja kills 4 in US
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The illegal drug is sold in small foil packages with street names such as Spice and K2. The Illinois Department of Public Health said Tuesday afternoon that the most recent victim was a woman in her 30s from central Illinois. The Illinois Department of Public Health on Monday said it will receive almost 800,000 vitamin K tablets, which if taken over several months can help restore blood clotting.

Medical Frisbie earns highest patient safety ranking
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Leapfrog Group, a Washington-based nonprofit, graded 13 New Hampshire hospitals in the spring 2018 report . "B" grades were awarded to: Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor, Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport, Cary Medical Center in Caribou, Maine General Medical Center in Augusta, Maine Medical Center in Portland, and St.

Medical E. coli Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce Spikes to 84
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The case count by state in this E. coli O157:H7 HUS outbreak is: Alaska (5), Arizona (5), California (13), Colorado (2), CT (2), Georgia (1), Idaho (10), IL (1), Louisiana (1), MI (2), Missouri (1), Montana (7), New Jersey (7), NY (2), OH (3), Pennsylvania (18), South Dakota (1), Virginia (1), and Washington (2).

Medical Commission to unveil ideas to fix college basketball
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It recommenced ending the so-called "one-and-done" system, which allows basketball players to declare for the NBA draft after one season. The NBA and National Basketball Players Association's conversations on eliminating the one-and-done entry rule have centered on lowering the minimum age requirement no sooner than the 2020 draft, league sources told ESPN.

Medical Dez Bryant reportedly turned down long-term deal from the Ravens
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The Cowboys cut receiver Dez Bryant in order to avoid his $12.5 million base salary. After averaging 13.7 touchdown catches per season from 2012-14, Bryant hasn't even hit the 10-touchdown mark in the three seasons since then. The Dallas Cowboys have completed their draft evaluations, and it doesn't seem as though they think too highly of the depth of the 2018 class. After Bryant turned down the offer, the Ravens signed receiver Willie Snead .

Medical Bad bacteria rise with heavy drinking
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The problem is that a larger amount of bad bacteria in the mouth can lead to gum disease , certain types of cancer and even heart disease. It's a well-known fact that millions of microbes dwell in the human body naturally. "These findings may have implications for better understanding the potential role that oral bacteria play in alcohol-related diseases", the authors write.

Medical Anzac Day 2018 Laidley Dawn Service
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The event marks the 103rd anniversary of the first landing by Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) troops on the Gallipoli (Gelibolu in Turkish) peninsula. Around 1200 people are expected at this year's Anzac Day service at Anzac Cove. Temperatures are forecast to drop to around 14 degrees along with a wind chill factor when the Dawn Service begins in Gallipoli.

Medical Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) Ratings Summary on April 24, 2018
Author: 0 Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) Ratings Summary on April 24, 2018

Because it is hard to gauge how a stock will react after the earnings report, investors may trade with increased caution during this period of time. Trexquant Ltd Partnership reported 0.15% of its portfolio in Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT). Westfield Capital Mgmt Com Lp invested in 0.03% or 13,468 shares.

Medical IPL 2018: Gautam Gambhir steps down, Shreyas Iyer appointed captain for DD
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This content is restricted to site members. "I even spoke with my wife and we decided it's best to put up your hand and take responsibility", he added. "I still feel we have the team to turn things around this IPL". They now languish at the bottom of the IPL 11 with one win from six matches. Gautam will be around the group and mentor Shreyas into captaincy.

Medical Maternal caffeine intake associated with excess infant growth, overweight
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In utero exposure to any caffeine was associated with higher risk of overweight at age three and five years, while the association persisted at eight years, only for very high exposures. Eleni Papadopoulou of the Norwegian Institute of Public Health. The higher the caffeine intake the greater the likelihood the mother was older than 30, had had more than one child, consumed more daily calories and smoked during her pregnancy.

Medical No immediate plans for excise duty cut on petrol, diesel
Author: 0 No immediate plans for excise duty cut on petrol, diesel

However, the same can not be said in respect of diesel prices since it will directly impact the prices of essential commodities. The rupee's fall to one-year low against the Greenback will only amplify the impact unless the Centre cuts excise duty, which it had raised by Rs 11.77 per litre on petrol and Rs 13.47 on diesel when crude went on a free fall between November 2014 and January 2016.

Medical Local hospital receives high grade from national group
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OMCBR has been named a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence by Healthgrades and earned the Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award each year since 2015. "Ochsner believes in always putting patients first, which is why our quality and safety continue to be among the best in the country". According to Leapfrog, Duke University Hospital had more hospital-acquired infections, surgical complications, bed sores and patient falls than the average hospital across the country.

Medical Of what use BBNaija show? Nigerian youths give verdict
Author: 0 Of what use BBNaija show? Nigerian youths give verdict

A total of 170 million votes were cast in the three-month event, making it the highest votes cast in an Africa television reality show. A complete home entertainment system and appliances worth N3.3m. What he had promised to bring to the house: Confusion amongst the ladies. From Miracle standing close to his love interest, Nina to Tobi and Alex who later began a special relationship which we all hope blossoms and finally Cee-C who apparently trended so much on social media for her ...

Medical Cobbler sleeping on pavement dies as luxury auto runs over him
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The victim was identified as 48-year old Ashok , who was running a small footwear fix shop on the pavement in Kushaiguda area. She was allegedly in an inebriated state, according to the police. The girls - Reddy, Harika Reddy, Srujana and Amritha- are second-year engineering student at a private college in Ghatkesar and were returning home after attending a party in Keesara, police told Hindustan Times .

Medical Don't eat romaine lettuce — CDC
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The CDC advises consumers to not buy or eat romaine lettuce at a grocery store or restaurant unless they can confirm it is not from the Yuma growing region. Nutritionist Rachel Lustgarten said this is a good time to mix up your salad routine and try an alternatives to romaine. Restaurants and retailers were warned not to serve or sell romaine lettuce from Yuma.