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NY Health Department: Influenza prevalent in the state

NY Health Department: Influenza prevalent in the state

Lori Metzgar, RN, prepares a flu shot at Capital Care Pediatrics in Clifton Park last January. "Unfortunately, we are already seeing some heartbreaking consequences of the flu in IN", said in state health commissioner Kris Box, MD. The mix of flu strains used is the same used in the United States for this flu season. The government recommends everyone 6 months and older get a flu shot. Consulte Mais Informação

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Can a selfie promote public engagement with skin cancer? - ScienceDirect

Can a selfie promote public engagement with skin cancer? - ScienceDirect

Not only did the public have more interest in skin cancer , but they were also substantially more interested in skin cancer prevention and the link between tanning and skin cancer. Queries about skin cancer prevention were as much as 232 percent higher than the researchers had expected and searches on skin cancer and tanning were nearly 489 percent higher. Consulte Mais Informação

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Surgeon admits assault after carving initials into patients' livers during operations

Surgeon admits assault after carving initials into patients' livers during operations

Bramhall used an argon beam coagulator, which seals bleeding blood vessels with an electric beam, to mark his initials on the organs. The identity of the patients is protected by the court. The prosecutor said: 'It will be for others to decide whether and to what extent his fitness to practise is impaired'. The patients - one of whom can not be named for legal reasons and the other being unknown - were under anaesthetic while the operations were carried out at Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Follow these safety tips for your Christmas tree

Follow these safety tips for your Christmas tree

There are some basic safety tips to help make sure your Christmas tree is safe and secure: If choosing a live tree, make sure to pick one with fresh, green needles instead of brown or brittle ones. So far this year, Tulsa Fire has not responded to any Christmas tree fires. Make sure the tree is not blocking an exit. Wilson said another, sometimes overlooked safety concern is the overloading of power outlets or power strips. Consulte Mais Informação

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Doctors Say Man Flu a Real Thing - See, I Told You!

Doctors Say Man Flu a Real Thing - See, I Told You!

It also pushes back against the idea that men crumble at the first sneeze - pointing to a study which found women were more likely than men to cut down activities when it came to minor respiratory illnesses. "So men with higher testosterone actually end up being more susceptible to viral respiratory and tend to get them worse". Among the theories put forward, Sue notes higher testosterone levels might offer upsides when it comes competing against other males that outweigh the possible ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Blues place Alex Pietrangelo on IR

Pietrangelo was hit in the leg by a puck in Saturday's win at Detroit. The team was hoping he might be able to bounce back and avoid an IR stint, but now it's certain he'll be out at least the rest of the week. He has 72 goals and 254 assists in 569 career contests since being selected by St. Louis with the fourth overall pick of the 2008 draft. Originally drafted by the Blues in the first round, 25th overall, of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, the Madison, Wisconsin, native has recorded 80 points ... Consulte Mais Informação

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The Voice top 8: Will Brooke Simpson or Chloe Kohanski make finale?

The Voice top 8: Will Brooke Simpson or Chloe Kohanski make finale?

The final three - Adam Cunningham , Noah Mac and Red Marlow - got to perform for the instant save. After a performance from Machine Gun Kelly , X Ambassadors and Bebe Rexha of "Home", more results came in. (I'd even predicted that the final four would be Chloe, Addison, Brooke, and Red , although I'd thought Brooke and Red would switch spots.) But on a season packed with so much talent, bidding farewell to Keisha, Davon, and Noah in one fell swoop really hurt. Consulte Mais Informação

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Varejo terá primeira alta anual nas vendas desde 2013

No varejo ampliado , que inclui as atividades de veículos e material de construção, o crescimento de 1,4% deu fim a uma sequência de 37 meses de quedas, de acordo com os dados da Pesquisa Mensal de Comércio (PMC). Frente a outubro de 2016, o varejo ampliado avançou 7,5%, sexta taxa positiva consecutiva, e com isso acumulando de janeiro-outubro 3,2%. Em outubro, os dez segmentos que compõem o varejo ampliado tiveram queda de 1,4% em relação ao mês anterior. Consulte Mais Informação

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