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Medical Thirty Million Americans Just Got High Blood Pressure
Author: 0 Thirty Million Americans Just Got High Blood Pressure

The guidelines, often referred to as the 2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines, will update and replace the 2003 guidelines published by the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure.

Medical SC somehow turned an intercepted pass into a 20 yard gain
Author: 0 SC somehow turned an intercepted pass into a 20 yard gain

Then, in true Florida fashion, the defense forced SC to punt. only to muff said punt return. only to pick off Bentley again. and almost run that back for an interception. Florida was missing at least 20 of its 85 scholarship players because of injuries or suspensions. His second quarter touchdown put USC up by a 21-6 score.

Medical Bill Gates personally donates $100 million to Alzheimer's research
Author: 0 Bill Gates personally donates $100 million to Alzheimer's research

The Alzheimer's Association says more than 5 million Americans are living with the progressive disease, which impairs memory and cognitive function. The DDF, managed by SV Health, was launched in October 2015 to drive the development and discovery of novel therapies for dementia, formed through a collaboration of seven pharmaceutical companies - Biogen, Eli Lilly and Company, GSK, Johnson & Johnson, Otsuka (Astex) - the UK's Department of Health and the charity Alzheimer's Research UK.

Medical Lebanon marathon runners race in solidarity for Hariri
Author: 0 Lebanon marathon runners race in solidarity for Hariri

Last week he resigned as premier in a televised address broadcast from Saudi Arabia by the Al-Arabiya news network amid reports that he is being held against his will in Riyadh. When he resigned on November 4, he said he feared assassination. While Mr Hariri's speech may have been encouraging in so far as offering a way out of Lebanon's current political crisis, many observers remarked that he still appeared to be more a mouthpiece for Saudi policy rather than someone speaking on his own ...

Medical Delhi government seeks exemptions for odd-even this year
Author: 0 Delhi government seeks exemptions for odd-even this year

It has been a week that health emergency is declared in Delhi as hazardous smog clouds the region, making it risky for the people to breath. On Saturday, the government put the plan on hold after the green tribunal objected to exemptions granted to women and two-wheelers.

Medical Can Sex Trigger Fatal Cardiac Arrest? Study Finds Risk Is 'Extremely Low'
Author: 0 Can Sex Trigger Fatal Cardiac Arrest? Study Finds Risk Is 'Extremely Low'

Of the nearly 5,000 sudden cardiac arrests identified by the scientists, 34 were linked to sexual activity. But new research on which a number of prestigious institutions - including Helsinki University Hospital in Finland and the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA - collaborated has revealed that it is unlikely that cardiac arrest will occur during sexual intercourse.

Medical Man shot dead by cow vigilantes in Alwar
Author: 0 Man shot dead by cow vigilantes in Alwar

The victim's relatives identified the body on Sunday morning. "They alleged that the trio were fired upon near Fahari village in Govindgarh area of the district". "The present state of his body bears a testimony of the brutality that the police and the so called Gaurakshaks can indulge in", stated a communiqué released by PUCL.

Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Launched In India, Starting At Rs. 9,999

Xiaomi is now offering two versions of the Note 4 in the Indian market, one of which comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage, the other packs 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The 2 GB / 32 GB version is priced at Rs. 9,999, the 3 GB / 32 GB version is priced at Rs. 10,999 and the the 4 GB / 64 GB version is priced at Rs. 12,999.

Author: 0 Nets' D'Angelo Russell likely to miss several games with knee injury

Russell's injury won't hurt the Nets too much in the short term. Russell grimaced as he hobbled to the bench. After starting November with a grueling five-game Western Conference road trip, the Nets play their next three games at home against the Boston Celtics, the Jazz, and the Golden State Warriors.

Medical Fernando Alonso to start season best sixth in F1 Brazilian Grand Prix
Author: 0 Fernando Alonso to start season best sixth in F1 Brazilian Grand Prix

During that spell, one of the most memorable moments of the season occurred, as the voice of Massa's young son Felipinho delivered a tear-jerking message to his father: "Daddy, I'm so proud of you". It's so awesome to finish the race and see the emotion of the people after such an incredible race. I then managed to overtake a few cars after the Safety Car, managed to overtake Alonso which was very important for me because I knew he would have better pace than me.

Medical No. 17 Virginia Tech at Georgia Tech: 3 keys for the Hokies
Author: 0 No. 17 Virginia Tech at Georgia Tech: 3 keys for the Hokies

Georgia Tech was able to control it despite completing just one pass - a 60-yard touchdown - through three quarters. This time , Marshall's pass was right on target and Jeune dashed away for an 80-yard touchdown. The Yellow Jackets improve to 5-4 overall, and 4-3 in the ACC. Seven plays later Marshall dove off left guard for a 1-yard touchdown. Another failed two-point conversation left the score there with 7:27 remaining.

Medical Light rains likely in Delhi; respite from smog expected
Author: 0 Light rains likely in Delhi; respite from smog expected

With stubble burning triggering a major smog crisis in the northern belt of the country, Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Amarinder Singh has again written to Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi , seeking compensation for farmers for crop resident management to check the unsafe trend of stubble burning.

Medical How to Watch Michigan vs. Maryland
Author: 0 How to Watch Michigan vs. Maryland

Higdon suffered a right ankle injury after being tackled on a play late in the second quarter. He will have to clear NCAA-mandated protocol before returning to the field. Redshirt freshman Kareem Walker added a career-high seven carries for 23 yards. In his absence, the Wolverines relied heavily on sophomore Chris Evans, who rushed for 80 yards and two touchdowns.

Medical Red Sox going after Giancarlo Stanton?
Author: 0 Red Sox going after Giancarlo Stanton?

While the club will aim to sure-up its pitching staff and perhaps discuss trades surrounding one of their utility infielders, Maikel Franco , Freddy Galvis and/or Cesar Hernandez , improving the offense will also always be up for consideration.

Medical Disneyland Is Source Of Legionnaire's Disease Outbreak
Author: 0 Disneyland Is Source Of Legionnaire's Disease Outbreak

After the Orange County Health Care Agency reported an increase of Legionnaires' cases in Anaheim, the park investigated and found two towers had "had elevated levels of Legionella bacteria". According to the health agency, on November 3, Disney reported that routine testing had detected elevated levels of Legionella in two cooling towers a month earlier, and the towers had been disinfected.

Medical ESPNChicago: Chicago to host 2020 NBA All Star Game, source says
Author: 0 ESPNChicago: Chicago to host 2020 NBA All Star Game, source says

The official announcement is expected to come Friday, with National Basketball Association commisoner Adam Silver and Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel expected to be in attendance. He has since been passed by Jordan, Kobe Bryant and the current record-holder LeBron James. Baseball held its Midsummer Classic at the White Sox's home on the South Side that year.

Medical SC refers plea on bribes taken in judges' name to Constitution bench
Author: 0 SC refers plea on bribes taken in judges' name to Constitution bench

The order passed on Wednesday is contrary to one passed on October 27 by a two-judge bench which said "the issue can not linger on for an indefinite period". "That's all there is to be said", he said at the very beginning of the hearing. "We are aware of it", the CJI replied. There is a feeling that there is undue delay.

Medical Skin cancer-detecting device wins 2017 James Dyson award
Author: 0 Skin cancer-detecting device wins 2017 James Dyson award

Four students from Hamilton's McMaster University just won $50,000 in an global competition featuring inventions by students from across the world. When the cells experience thermal shock - such as when an icepack is placed on the skin - cancerous tissue will regain heat more quickly than the non-cancerous tissue, indicating a strong likelihood of melanoma.

Medical Racism loses as New Jersey elects first Sikh mayor
Author: 0 Racism loses as New Jersey elects first Sikh mayor

Elections were held on November 7 for the state executive, including governors, legislative, municipal and school boards in New Jersey and Virginia and for other state bodies, local boards, judicial bodies and vacancies in other states. Chinese schools (these language learning school run over the weekend mostly)! "Cricket fields! Enough is enough!" The hate-encrusted Mayoral polls in Hoboken were condemned by Ravi Bhalla's rival, Mike DeFusco, who had originally created the flyer, ...

Medical Updated overdose deaths show 12% decrease in Northern BC
Author: 0 Updated overdose deaths show 12% decrease in Northern BC

The B.C. government says fentanyl continues to play a big role, with 83 per cent of suspected drug deaths involving people with fentanyl in their system, which in most cases was combined with other illicit drugs. Most common drugs found mixed with the deadly substance include cocaine, heroin, and methamphetamines, occurring primarily among men ages 30 to 59.

Author: 0 Prohibitory orders imposed in Kodagu ahead of Tipu Jayanti

During the hearing, the advocate general submitted that the petitioner need not tell the state the measures to be taken by it to maintain law and order. "Conveyed (to) Karnataka government not to invite me to the shameful event of glorifying a person known as a brutal killer, wretched fanatic and mass rapist", Hegde had tweeted.

Medical California proposes armored cars to transport pot tax money
Author: 0 California proposes armored cars to transport pot tax money

The report is meant to help the state deal with a big problem that comes with the new legal pot market that most marijuana companies do only a cash business - including paying taxes. The report warned that the obstacles to creating a public financial institution are "formidable", including unknown startup costs, the probability of losses for several years or more that taxpayers would have to cover and trouble obtaining federal regulatory approval.

Author: 0 IUDs may prevent cervical cancer risk

Researchers have not established with certainty why the intra-uterine device reduces the risk of tumour of the cervix of the uterus. "Cervical cancer protection would be more icing on the cake of a great contraceptive choice". Researchers think IUDs might promote an immune response that kills off human papillomavirus (HPV), the virus that causes virtually all cases of cervical cancer.

Medical Woman arrested for cooking roommate's ferret in oven
Author: 0 Woman arrested for cooking roommate's ferret in oven

Police in New Hampshire say Ivana Clifford , 26, told officers she cooked the beloved animal - named "Angel" - because her roommate, Cara Murray , stole her clothes. "These allegations demonstrate a profound level of sadism that is of deep concern to this court", the judge told Clifford in court, according to NECN .

Author: 0 Breast cancer can return 20 years after initial diagnosis

The study, involving nearly 63,000 women from 88 clinical trials, has found that the absolute cumulative risk for metastatic or distant recurrence among women with this most common form of breast cancer ranges from 10% to 41% over that time span, depending on various disease characteristics.

Medical Delhi smog: EPCA measures approved
Author: 0 Delhi smog: EPCA measures approved

The state can not leave its citizens to die due to the toxic haze. Meanwhile NHRC sends notices to Centre, govts of Delhi , Punjab and Haryana on "life-threatening" pollution in Delhi-NCR. In the meeting, the measures proposed by the Environment Pollution Prevention & Control Authority (EPCA) - hiking of parking fees by four times in Delhi, stopping of all construction activity, no entry of trucks (except essentials), shutdown of schools for a week, increasing the frequency of public ...

Medical Marouane Fellaini Not Fully Fit Yet - Roberto Martinez
Author: 0 Marouane Fellaini Not Fully Fit Yet - Roberto Martinez

Speaking to turkish-football.com , club official Metin Albayrak stated that the 29-year-old is on their radar, with the Black Eagles eyeing a combative central midfielder to add to their ranks with the Turkish side flying high both domestically and in European competition.

Medical Thanks to Drake, Netflix Orders A New Season of
Author: 0 Thanks to Drake, Netflix Orders A New Season of "Top Boy"

Bennett will also executive produce with Charles Steel , Alasdair Flind and Yann Demange , according to THR . The Hotline Bling rapper bought the rights to the show previous year (16) after it was dropped by British broadcaster Channel 4 in 2013 after just two seasons.

Author: 0 Mikel Expected Today as Eagles Settle Down in Rabat

The midfielder's injury adds to team head coach Gernot Rohr's major headache, as he is also missing five other players due to various injuries. Leon Balogun is also reportedly short of match fitness. On the worldwide friendly against Argentina next Tuesday in Krasnodar, Rohr believes the match will serve several purposes as the team prepares ahead of the 2018 World Cup finals.

Author: 0 EPA Approves Release of Mosquito-Killing Mosquitoes in 20 States

Once field trials are complete for the Southeastern United States, where mosquitoes are also prevalent, the company hopes to spread their biotech there as well. The fertilized eggs never hatch because the paternal chromosomes do not properly form, according to Nature . Gizmodo reported that the U.S. To combat these Asian tiger mosquitoes, MosquitoMate's plan is to release male Asian tiger mosquitoes that have been infected with a bacteria called Wolbachia pipientis .

Medical Drug take-back event nets record of discarded prescription drugs
Author: 0 Drug take-back event nets record of discarded prescription drugs

The drugs are then taken away for disposal. Americans nationwide brought the DEA and its more than 4,200 local and tribal law enforcement partners a record-setting 912,305 pounds - 456 tons - of potentially unsafe expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs for disposal at more than 5,300 collection sites, according to a DEA news release.

Author: 0 Harry Potter AR game coming in 2018 from Pokémon GO's Niantic Labs

Pokémon Go developer Niantic's next game will be Harry Potter: Wizards Unite , another augmented-reality smartphone app, due for launch sometime in 2018. As rumors already suggested, additional sources are now confirming that Niantic is attempting to strike gold a second time with the Harry Potter franchise.

Medical Missouri State Fire Marshal Warns About Extinguisher Recall
Author: 0 Missouri State Fire Marshal Warns About Extinguisher Recall

Some of the recalled models have been on the market for more than four decades. The agency also warns the nozzle may come off with sufficient force to pose a hazard. The expanded recall involves fire extinguishers not included in previous recalls in March 2009 and February 2015 . Affected consumers should immediately contact Kidde for a free replacement fire extinguisher.

Medical Jammu-Kashmir interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma meets Omar Abdullah
Author: 0 Jammu-Kashmir interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma meets Omar Abdullah

Sharma also met CPM leader M Y Tarigami, who represents south Kashmir's Kulgam constituency in the assembly. Nearly all the unionist leaders who met Sharma stressed the need for engaging all stakeholders including Hurriyat Conference in the dialogue process and make the current process of dialogue a result-oriented one.

Medical Sensex up 68 points; Nifty trades at 10376
Author: 0 Sensex up 68 points; Nifty trades at 10376

Among the top Sensex losers, Bharati Airtel was down 4 percent, State Bank of India lost 2.3 percent, Reliance Industries fell 2 percent while Tata Motors shed 3 percent. Germany's Frankfurt and France's Paris CAC 40 moved up by 0.33 per cent in late morning deals. Foreign institutional investors bought equities worth Rs 461.47 crore yesterday, as per the provisional data.

Medical Experts Warn Even Light Alcohol Consumption Ups Your Risks Of Cancer
Author: 0 Experts Warn Even Light Alcohol Consumption Ups Your Risks Of Cancer

Additionally, excessive alcohol use has also been found to negatively affect cancer treatment . The doctors' group is also calling for new public health initiatives to curb alcohol use, from taxes to restrictions on ads targeting minors, like the new ban on alcohol advertising on New York City's subways and buses slated to go into effect in January.

Medical USC Upstate off lockdown after shooting, police searching for suspect
Author: 0 USC Upstate off lockdown after shooting, police searching for suspect

The university took to social media to encourage students to sign up for alerts related to the shooting and the campus lockdown. The lockdown was later lifted. An active shooter was reported around the campus library and it is unclear if inside or out. According to the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office, the original identification was inaccurate.

Medical World Health Organization tells farmers to cut down on antibiotic use
Author: 0 World Health Organization tells farmers to cut down on antibiotic use

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the director-general of World Health Organization, in a press release on Tuesday. The guidelines also provide two best practices for the industry moving forward: any new antimicrobials or antimicrobial combinations developed for use in humans must be considered critically important for human medicine, and, medically important antimicrobials not now used in food production should not be directed to this use in the future.

Medical GST is 'Great Selfish Tax', note ban a disaster: Mamata
Author: 0 GST is 'Great Selfish Tax', note ban a disaster: Mamata

It was only to convert black money into white money for vested interests of the political party in power. She further alleged that demonetisation also failed to curb terrorism or boost development. "We will observe November 8 as Black Day to protest against this scam (demonetisation) that destroyed the economy", she said, urging others to do the same, "TMC workers will organize protest rallies against note ban and Goods and Services Tax (GST), which have brought huge suffering to the people".

Medical India clips Kiwi wings to clinch T20 series
Author: 0 India clips Kiwi wings to clinch T20 series

This is the third and final T20I of the ongoing series and I, Kaustubh Mayekar, will bring to you all the live scores and updates from the match. "The crowd has waited patiently and deserve to see a game", Indian captain Virat Kohli said. The match is scheduled to commence at 7:00 PM. After 8 pm, the overs will start reducing. In the rankings, while New Zealand are placed at number one, India are at number five.

Medical USA scientists discover that exhaustion slows down brain cells
Author: 0 USA scientists discover that exhaustion slows down brain cells

Fried and his colleagues believe that disruption leads to temporary mental lapses that affect memory and visual perception . The results of the study were published in the journal Nature Medicine . "The very act of seeing the pedestrian slows down in the driver's overtired brain", Fried said. "It takes longer for [a person's] brain to register what its perceiving", he added.

Medical Harry Kane: 'I am not fully fit'
Author: 0 Harry Kane: 'I am not fully fit'

Pochettino has been so conscious of the demands placed on Kane - including at England level - that he has played him for the full 90 minutes only twice since the September worldwide break. "I'm sure that the national teams all understand the situations of our players and they will help them to be fit for their next game here otherwise it will be very tough, with the Christmas period, tough for the players".

Medical FG begs Niger Delta Avengers against bombing oil pipelines
Author: 0 FG begs Niger Delta Avengers against bombing oil pipelines

Last week, Friday, the militant group responsible for most of last year's attacks on Nigeria's oil infrastructure, returned to the scene with a gruesome message on its website, warning oil companies of a "brutish, brutal and bloody" end of the ceasefire in the oil-rich Delta.