• Recent CDC report finds rates increasing

    Recent CDC report finds rates increasing

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    Phrases that may be meant to comfort such as, "They're in a better place now", or "They're no longer hurting", can also hurt suicide loss survivors, who might wonder, Schnell said, "Wasn't the place where we are good enough?" Mental health experts agree that several high-profile celebrity suicides could possibly cause an increased risk of what's called suicide contagion, and that all of us should be aware of the risk factors related to suicide.
  • Experimental Ebola vaccine could be 'game-changer' in Congo outbreak

    Experimental Ebola vaccine could be 'game-changer' in Congo outbreak

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    With the 14 confirmed Ebola cases in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the health officials are working towards controlling the Ebola outbreak in the city which has over 1 million people. Motshegwa said following the outbreak of the deadly Ebola in the DRC, her ministry has put measures in place at points of entry. The WHO has deployed doses of the experimental vaccine along with emergency teams and equipment Congo .
  • Floridians sick after contracting Salmonella from eggs at Walmart, Publix

    Floridians sick after contracting Salmonella from eggs at Walmart, Publix

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    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued an update Thursday on the salmonella outbreak that led to the recall of about 200 million eggs produced by an IN farm. Authorities said the DeCosters' company, Quality Egg, sold eggs contaminated with Salmonella enteriditis to several states and bribed an inspector for the U.S.
  • More Ebola cases detected in DR Congo

    More Ebola cases detected in DR Congo

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    The DRC authorities further reported 21 other cases of fever accompanied with uncontrolled bleeding which is the disease's main symptom in Equateur province. He said that an emergency operation centre would be set up and chaired by Dr. Babasanya, who actually led "our efforts in Liberia and Sierra Leone and Guinea during the outbreak in 2014".
  • National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

    National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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    Residents have the chance to hand over old prescriptions and rid their homes of potentially risky medications if they get into the wrong hands. "Well, I think people are always looking for an opportunity to get rid of their medications in their home".
  • OR running back Royce Freeman drafted by Broncos

    OR running back Royce Freeman drafted by Broncos

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    Freeman was the all-time leading rusher at Oregon . John Elway has added size, strength and seasoning to the Denver Broncos' roster after spending much of the last two drafts taking chances on players who had lighter resumes and more question marks.
  • British toddler in legal battle dead

    British toddler in legal battle dead

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    In a statement, Alder Hey Children's Hospital said: "We wish to express our heartfelt sympathy and condolences to Alfie's family at this extremely distressing time". The incentives of the two parties are very different: if Hayden is wrong, he does not lose a beloved child and his judicial tenure will go on. Alfie's parents were supported by Pope Francis , whom they visited earlier to week to ask for help, and Poland's President Andrzej Duda.
  • Using Anticholinergic Medications over Depression Promotes Higher Dementia Risks

    Using Anticholinergic Medications over Depression Promotes Higher Dementia Risks

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    The team urged people taking anticholinergic medicines not to stop without consulting their doctor or pharmacist. Researchers from the United States, Britain and Ireland found anticholinergic drugs, which are often prescribed as antidepressants and for incontinence, may increase risk for dementia, based on analysis of 27 million prescriptions given to 40,770 people over age 65 who were diagnosed with dementia between April 2006 and July 2015.
  • 'Selfie' monkey Naruto can not sue for copyright, United States court rules

    'Selfie' monkey Naruto can not sue for copyright, United States court rules

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    PETA sought to drop the case entirely, but a U.S. appeals court made the unusual move of stepping in anyway and issuing a ruling that criticized the group for dropping the case despite having presented itself as the monkey's " next friend ", a legal status normally used in court on behalf people unable to represent themselves.
  • How sweep it is: Pelicans eliminate Blazers

    How sweep it is: Pelicans eliminate Blazers

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    The Trail Blazers' players and front office also made it clear how surprised they were at the result. "Obviously finishing so quickly wasn't definitely the plan and to a certain extent it was shocking", Turner said. "I come across halfcourt and there are two guys guarding me". This was not the way it was supposed to end for the Portland Trail Blazers . However, there was at least some praise to be heaped on the backup bigs, Zach Collins and Ed Davis .
  • Amnesty labels Leeds United's decision to tour Myanmar as 'odd'

    Amnesty labels Leeds United's decision to tour Myanmar as 'odd'

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    I am aware of the serious issues within the country, but I also know that it is a attractive place filled with incredibly warm and welcoming people. Leeds will play two friendly matches in the country, against an all-star team from Myanmar's National League on May 9 before they take on the national team two days later.
  • Ulster Bank Says Transaction Glitch Is Fixed

    Ulster Bank Says Transaction Glitch Is Fixed

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    ULSTER Bank has confirmed that it was human error that caused problems with transactions in some of their accounts today. Ulster Bank is blaming "human error" for a glitch affecting customer accounts in the Republic of Ireland . TDs have called on Ulster Bank to explain why money has disappeared from some bank accounts. The problem has been going on since the start of the business week on Monday and Ulster Bank has launched an urgent investigation into the matter.
  • Steamboat Limerick are gearing up for a massive Record Store Day tomorrow

    Steamboat Limerick are gearing up for a massive Record Store Day tomorrow

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    The records are allocated by distributors to stores around the country. You may have to stand in a few lines tomorrow, and elbow through a bunch of hipsters to get what you want, but it should all be worth it in the end. The bar is open until midnight today, with live music and records on sale until the bar closes. Pink Floyd's debut album " Piper at the Gates of Dawn ", reissued in mono.
  • Pete celebrates Record Store Day 2018

    Pete celebrates Record Store Day 2018

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    But streaming services have become a huge part of the music distribution market, and some people, like Valencia student Maranda Mesman, 22, prefer streaming music than buying a vinyl record. In the past, the store only has released about 50 to 60 exclusive records. Phish "Billy Breathes", the classic from 1996 on vinyl for the first time.