Medicina

The Percentage of Teens Using Marijuana Drugs Is Increasing

The Percentage of Teens Using Marijuana Drugs Is Increasing

The survey found that teenagers' consumption of most substances-including alcohol , tobacco, prescription opioids, and stimulants-has either fallen or held steady at 2016 levels, the lowest rates in 20 years. Inhalant use peaked in 1995 when 12.8 percent of eighth graders had reported using an inhalant to get high that year. The report expressed concern that, "Among all grades, perceptions of harm and disapproval around marijuana use continue to decrease, with a smaller percentage 8th and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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ECONOMIA: Fazenda eleva projeção de crescimento da economia para 3% em 2018

ECONOMIA: Fazenda eleva projeção de crescimento da economia para 3% em 2018

Antes do anúncio, a projeção do governo estava em 0,5% para este ano e de 2% para 2018. Para 2017, a expectativa do governo para a expansão do PIB também subiu a 1,1%, contra 0,5% antes, disse Meirelles. "Temos uma conjugação de fatores positivos justificando isso". O ministro insistiu que há chances da a reforma da Previdência ser votada na Câmara dos Deputados na próxima semana. Consulte Mais Informação

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Suspected Saudi-led airstrikes kill 15 in Sanaa Houthi complex, including prisoners

Suspected Saudi-led airstrikes kill 15 in Sanaa Houthi complex, including prisoners

Several buildings were damaged and dozens remain trapped under the rubble, the eyewitnesses and officials said. "Eighty others were injured in the strikes in central Sana'a, " the official added on condition of anonymity. The war has killed at least 10,000 people and displaced three million, pushing the country to the brink of starvation. He also expressed Yemen's appreciation for the USA "positive role" towards the Yemeni people and its continued support for the legitimate government in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Larry Johnson Fears He's Suffering From CTE

Larry Johnson Fears He's Suffering From CTE

Unfortunately for Johnson, CTE is still only detectable well after a person has passed away, however, he revealed he has numerous symptoms: anxiety, paranoia, headaches, and short-term memory issues. Johnson described the internal " demons " that push him toward rooftop decks and urge him to "jump" as he regularly struggles with anxiety, paranoia, mood swings and forgetfulness that make him prone to self-destructive impulses. Consulte Mais Informação

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Earnings Forecast of Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)

Pinebridge Investments L.P. grew its stake in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ) by 123.8% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The investor is now holding $36.85 million shares due in part to a decrease of 1.05 million new shares in their portfolio. Its up 0.06, from 0.56 in 2017Q1. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bebé sobrevive com coração fora do corpo

Bebé sobrevive com coração fora do corpo

A anomalia tinha sido detectada às nove semanas de gestação: o coração e parte do estômago de Vanellope Hope Wilkins estavam a crescer no exterior do corpo. Segundo o pediatra Frances Bu'Lock, a bebê está se recuperando bem e deve deixar de respirar com a ajuda de aparelhos em breve. No momento da cesariana, foram cerca de 50 profissionais participando na sala de cirurgia , incluindo obstetras, cirurgiões cardíacos, anestesistas, neonatologistas e parteiras. Consulte Mais Informação

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Days before deaths, inspectors found problems at daycare center in meningitis case

Days before deaths, inspectors found problems at daycare center in meningitis case

YWCA officials said all the other children have gone to see their doctors and are okay, and said they had the building sanitized twice. But because the child died outside of the country, said Mara Gambineri, a spokeswoman for the Florida Department of Health, state officials have been unable to confirm with laboratory testing whether the second child also had meningitis. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pennsylvania governor promises veto of 20-week abortion limit

Pennsylvania governor promises veto of 20-week abortion limit

Anthony List cited a 2013 Harper Polling survey that said 82 percent of Democratic primary voters in the state think abortion should be illegal in all or most circumstances. The legislation would keep in place exceptions under current law for when a mother's life is at risk, or if she could suffer a serious, permanent injury without an abortion, the Associated Press reports. Consulte Mais Informação

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Size matters: Your wine glass is getting bigger

Size matters: Your wine glass is getting bigger

Increased drinking, though, can take a toll on public health. The researchers said they can not say for sure that the increase in glass size is a direct cause of the rise in wine consumption but it "may have contributed". The 1990s spike could possibly be explained by demand for larger glasses in the USA market that was met by manufacturers in England, or the influence of bar and restaurant owners who sought to increase sales. Consulte Mais Informação

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16-year-old footballer dies after collapsing during match

16-year-old footballer dies after collapsing during match

The Football Association of Ireland said that the young striker was one of the most promising players in his age group, adding: "Everyone involved in Irish football is deeply saddened by the loss". "On behalf of the whole league, I would like to offer condolences to his family and to his football family as well". "We would like to thank the emergency services for all they have done trying to help Izzy", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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