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Monkey pox controversy may impede battle against polio - Rotary

Since Rotary and its partners launched the Global Polio Eradication Initiative almost 30 years ago, the incidence of polio has plummeted by more than 99.9 percent, from about 350,000 cases a year to just 37 cases in 2016. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will match Rotary's commitment 2:1. According to him, Rotary International brought the idea of fighting polio 30 years ago, adding that with the support of the World Health Organisation, WHO, Rotary was able to adopt the polio ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Bipasha Basu reacts after getting trolled for condom ad — Doing Nothing Wrong

Bipasha Basu reacts after getting trolled for condom ad — Doing Nothing Wrong

Actress Bipasha Basu has been unique in choosing her brand endorsements. The couple tied knots in April 2016 and have enjoyed their bonding so far. That's the beginning. The caption also states it's because of several benefits that the condoms have and how the topic of sex and condoms are considered taboo which leaves people with limited knowledge incited them as a couple to promote something thoughtful. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kohli too will be rested, insists Prasad

Kohli too will be rested, insists Prasad

India had only recently embarked on a successful tour of Sri Lanka . "With regard to Virat Kohli there has been some speculation that he's going to be rested for the whole of Sri Lanka series", Prasad told reporters on Monday. Prasad said the selection panel was keeping an eye on Kohli's schedule. "One thing is for sure that we are definitely going to rotate and monitor the workload of the players". Consulte Mais Informação

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Cornwall Community Hospital gets 15 new beds, funded until March 31

Cornwall Community Hospital gets 15 new beds, funded until March 31

The Ontario government has announced temporary funding for 12 additional hospital beds at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, as well as money for 16 short-term transitional care spaces in the community. Asked how many hospital beds will be added to NHH which is now operating with 137, Rinaldi said "we will have details very shortly" meaning later Monday or on Tuesday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Breast cancer study: 72 new mutations discovered

Breast cancer study: 72 new mutations discovered

University of Toronto researchers have helped identify 72 new genetic variants that contribute to the risk of developing breast cancer as part of a major global collaboration involving hundreds of researchers worldwide. As a result they found 65 genetic variants that predispose women to overall risk of breast cancer. Mutant versions of the two genes BRCA1 and BRCA2 have by far the biggest impact on breast cancer risk. Consulte Mais Informação

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Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBT) Sees Price Swing - Down by 0.92%

Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBT) Sees Price Swing - Down by 0.92%

Shares of Global Blood Therapeutics Inc . Cowen and Company restated an "outperform" rating and issued a $83.00 target price (up from $80.00) on shares of Global Blood Therapeutics in a research report on Wednesday, October 26th. Also, Director Deval L. Patrick sold 27,053 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $29.69, for a total value of $803,203.57. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gene cure for babies allergic to life

Until now the only answer to the condition has been risky stem cell transplant treatment, made even more hard to complete safely by the lack of good matches. "This means that children born with ADA-SCID will now have a better chance of being able to lead as near normal a life as possible, going to school, mixing with friends, free from the constant threat of getting a potentially life-threatening infection". Consulte Mais Informação

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Jambalaya at fundraiser in Louisiana may have sickened dozens, killed 1

Jambalaya at fundraiser in Louisiana may have sickened dozens, killed 1

Jaberi says the bacterium, when ingested, releases a toxin that makes people sick. "What that means is that people usually become sicker in fewer hours after eating foods". Most people develop diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps 12 to 72 hours being infected with salmonella, the CDC said. 149 were diagnosed with gastrointestinal illness , 37 of whom were admitted to the hospital. Consulte Mais Informação

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