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Inmate asks Arkansas high court to halt upcoming execution

Inmate asks Arkansas high court to halt upcoming execution

Greene's attorneys asked for the stay while they appeal a lower court's dismissal of their lawsuit challenging an Arkansas law giving the state's top prison official the authority to determine whether Greene is competent to be executed. The filing cited the court's decision to halt the execution of another inmate, Bruce Ward, in April over similar claims about his mental competency. Consulte Mais Informação

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Brain Sugar Linked To Alzheimer's Disease

However, the study has found a connection between abnormalities in how the brain breaks down glucose and the accumulation of "amyloid proteins" which are believed to trigger Alzheimer's, a United Kingdom based newspaper has reported. Hodes, MD. Glucose used by the brain was tracked by calculating ratios of the amino acids serine, alanine and glycine to glucose, which allowed the assessment of rates of the vital steps involved in glycolysis. Consulte Mais Informação

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Microsoft vai investir em estúdios para desenvolver mais jogos first-party

Microsoft vai investir em estúdios para desenvolver mais jogos first-party

Nem sempre investimos ao mesmo nível. A Xbox One X não só vai correr jogos novos em resoluções nativas 4K com HDR , proporcionando a melhor experiência possível numa consola, como também é um equipamento que pensa no seu legado, e, tal como a Xbox One S, irá suportar uma vasta seleção de jogos da Xbox 360 e da Xbox Original com visuais remasterizados. Consulte Mais Informação

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IIUDs May Have a Surprising Benefit: Protection Against Cervical Cancer

Results showed that in women who used an IUD, the incidence of cervical cancer was a third lower. Cervical cancer kills about 270,000 women per year and infects more than 528,000, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). The researchers said that while gynecologists shouldn't begin recommending the coil for protection against cervical cancer quite yet, it could be on the horizon. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sonam Kapoor wants Kareena Kapoor Khan to join Instagram

Sonam Kapoor wants Kareena Kapoor Khan to join Instagram

Dressed in a light blue attire paired with golden earrings, the Neerja actress steals hearts as she smiles for the camera. Taking to her Instagram account, Sonam Kapoor posted the picture with a caption that read, "amanpuri The best place to debut the new shibori collection for @wearerheson!" Recently, the gorgeous actress was spotted at the airport going denim all the way as she headed out to Phuket for the next schedule of the film. Consulte Mais Informação

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Are Saudi Arabia and Iran about to go to war?

Are Saudi Arabia and Iran about to go to war?

Iranian opposition journalist Mohammad Nourizad said in an interview broadcast on YouTube that he thinks the Iranian regime is involved in targeting Riyadh with the ballistic missile which Houthi militias fired from Yemen. Col. Aziz Rashed, an army spokesman with a unit allied with the Houthis, warned travelers to stay away from Saudi and Emirati airports as they are considered "legitimate targets". Consulte Mais Informação

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Non-Opioid Pain Killers As Effective As Opioids In Reducing Some Pain

The study has limitations: It only looked at short-term pain relief in the emergency room and researchers didn't evaluate how patients managed their pain after leaving the hospital. One group of patients were administered acetaminophen, the active ingredient in Tylenol, plus ibuprofen, the main ingredient in Motrin; the other patients were given an opioid - either oxycodone, hydrocodone or codeine. Consulte Mais Informação

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Even moderate alcohol consumption may increase risk of certain cancers, experts warn

Even moderate alcohol consumption may increase risk of certain cancers, experts warn

Although heavy, long-term, drinkers were found to have the greatest risks of developing cancer, even modest alcohol consumption may increase cancer risk, researchers said in the publication. Moderate drinkers also face elevated risks for cancers of the voice box, female breast cancer and colorectal cancers. If you do drink, there's no reason to increase. Consulte Mais Informação

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Miami school offers bulletproof backpack insert for students

Miami school offers bulletproof backpack insert for students

In those drills, students are taught to wear their backpacks on their chests and hold them close. "It's tragic that students must consider purchasing armors to protect themselves from mass shooting incidents". They're not bought by the school, like the bulletproof whiteboards a Minnesota school board purchased for their district, but parents can print their order form off the Florida Christian's website and send it to school with their kids. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hobart Helicopter Crash Leaves One Dead, All Flights Cancelled

Hobart Helicopter Crash Leaves One Dead, All Flights Cancelled

The helicopter involved in the crash was transported to a secure facility for further examination, with members of the Air Transport Safety Bureau now assisting Tasmania Police and the Coroner with the investigation. One man died at the scene, while another was taken to the Royal Hobart Hospital in a critical condition. "It is understood this incident is impacting on airport operations, including commercial flights", police said. Consulte Mais Informação

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