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Billy Hamilton wearing Children's Hospital patient signatures for childhood cancer awareness

Billy Hamilton wearing Children's Hospital patient signatures for childhood cancer awareness

The heartbreaking videos were played back to the children's parents after they were recorded, who also open up about how they felt when their child was diagnosed with cancer. Campbell passed away nearly two years ago when he was 5 years old from a rare cancer of the soft tissue. "Even if it's just a tummy bug she'll say, 'I need my hospital, the cancer is still in me.' It's hard to let go of responsibility, but angels walk the wards of those hospitals", he says in the video. Consulte Mais Informação

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Anupama Gulati murder case: Rajesh Gulati sentenced to life imprisonment

Anupama Gulati murder case: Rajesh Gulati sentenced to life imprisonment

The couple were married and had two children. The next day he bought a deep freezer and hid her body in it. The Gulatis married in 1999 and soon moved to the US where they lived for almost a decade. The matter came to fore when the brother of Anupama came to Dehradun but Rajesh didn't allow him entry to the house, her brother informed the police which forced its way in to the house found the body in the freezer. Consulte Mais Informação

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Czech Republic v Germany - Confirmed lineups: Arsenal ace starts, Liverpool star benched

Czech Republic v Germany - Confirmed lineups: Arsenal ace starts, Liverpool star benched

Germany kept cruising toward the World Cup in Russia , England edged closer, and Poland's unbeaten run was decisively ended on Friday. But a late victor from Bayern Munich's Mats Hummels re-established the lead with only two minutes to go - and with three games left to play the Germans are five points clear of second-placed Northern Ireland . Consulte Mais Informação

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OH sets new record for overdose deaths

OH sets new record for overdose deaths

The good news is that 2016 had the fewest unintentional prescription opioid overdose deaths since 2009. Hamilton County's 30.2 percent death rate per 100,000 people was 13-highest among OH counties. Such efforts have reduced deaths from prescription opioid-related deaths by 15 percent year-over-year to 564 in 2016. There was a 78.2 percent decrease in the number of people engaged in the practice of "doctor shopping" for controlled substances since 2012. Consulte Mais Informação

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Em caso raríssimo, bebê nasce dentro de bolsa amniótica em carro

Em caso raríssimo, bebê nasce dentro de bolsa amniótica em carro

Uma mulher precisou realizar o próprio parto e deu à luz um bebê ainda dentro da bolsa amniótica intacta. "Empurrei uma vez e o meu bebê milagroso estava lá". Enquanto estavam no carro, Raelin e Ean perceberam que não chegariam no hospital a tempo. Nos primeiros instantes, ela nem sabia se seu bebê estava bem, e começou a rezar, para que ele estivesse bem. Consulte Mais Informação

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Médicos brigam em centro cirúrgico em parto de risco e bebê morre

Médicos brigam em centro cirúrgico em parto de risco e bebê morre

Um vídeo tem gerado revolta em todo mundo. As imagens mostram dois médicos discutindo , justamente durante uma cesárea de emergência , enquanto a mulher , já anestesiada , é obrigada a ficar esperando para ter o seu filho. Segundo o jornal britânico Daily Mail, o médico superintendente da unidade hospitalar o caso está sendo investigado: "O que quer que tenha acontecido é antiprofissional, anti-ético e inaceitável, disse ele". Consulte Mais Informação

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FDA alerts health care professionals to risks of pembrolizumab for myeloma treatment

FDA alerts health care professionals to risks of pembrolizumab for myeloma treatment

The KEYNOTE-183 trial included 249 patients with relapsed or refractory myeloma randomly assigned to pomalidomide (Pomalyst, Celgene) and low-dose dexamethasone with or without pembrolizumab. Keytruda is FDA-approved to treat various cancers including melanoma, non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC ), head and neck cancer, classical Hodgkin lymphoma, urothelial carcinoma, and microsatellite instability-high cancer. Consulte Mais Informação

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Opioid overdose deaths on the rise in IL

Opioid overdose deaths on the rise in IL

Shah., M.D., J.D. Roughly 11 people die each day in the state from accidental overdoses, with the majority of deaths connected to heroin and fentanyl combinations, reports FOX 45 Now. The state says heroin-related deaths are leveling off, and deaths from prescription painkillers fell for the fifth straight year. According to data from the Illinois Department of Public Health, overdoses involving Fentanyl, and opioids similar to Fentanyl, increased by 910 percent between 2013 and 2016. Consulte Mais Informação

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New Clues to Why Yawns Are Contagious

New Clues to Why Yawns Are Contagious

He added: "We still know relatively little about why we yawn". So the scientists say understanding contagious yawning could also help understand those disorders too. The participants were filmed throughout, and their yawns, and stifled yawns , were counted. Prof Stephen Jackson using TMS on a participant. By quantifying motor cortical excitability and physiological inhibition for each participant, the team was able to predict each participant's propensity for contagious yawning. Consulte Mais Informação

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