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Gautam Gambhir named Delhi Daredevils' skipper for IPL 2018

Gautam Gambhir named Delhi Daredevils' skipper for IPL 2018

Gautam Gambhir was forthright about Delhi Daredevils' chances under his captaincy and said that one person can not take a team to the trophy, especially in the IPL. The last Gambhir played for India was in 2016 during the Test series against England and has since been out of contention. Ponting too heaped praise on the former India opener, stating that Gambhir's outward confidence would help inspire the team. Consulte Mais Informação

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Thousands of cheerleaders exposed to mumps at Dallas competition, health officials warn

Thousands of cheerleaders exposed to mumps at Dallas competition, health officials warn

Van Deusen also said that there had been no cases of mumps in Texas connected to the competition and that the incubation period will soon end. A letter sent to participants by the Texas Department of State Health Services warned that "you or your child may have been exposed to a person with mumps" at the championship, which was held February 23-25. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf: National Guard on standby for 'volatile' winter storm

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf: National Guard on standby for 'volatile' winter storm

Due to the winter storm coming, the Pennsylvania Turnpike has announced it will widen Wednesday's trailer ban. I-380 from the junction with Interstate 80 to the junction with Interstate 81. Remember also any special needs, such as baby food, pet supplies or medications. Gov. Tom Wolf and Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency Director Rick Flinn both urged motorists to stay off the roads as a nor'easter drops heavy snow on eastern Pennsylvania. Consulte Mais Informação

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CJI-led Bench to resolve conflict over judgments

CJI-led Bench to resolve conflict over judgments

The court said it will hear the land acquisition issue after some of these pending matters are heard. "This Court should function as one institution". Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta appearing for Indore Development Authority said that there are earlier verdicts of the apex court which say that a bench of same strength can say that earlier verdict is per incuriam . Consulte Mais Informação

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PSA screening for prostate cancer is not effective, report researchers

PSA screening for prostate cancer is not effective, report researchers

Global Positioning System should not routinely offer PSA testing to men without symptoms, as it does not save lives, a new study of over 400,000 men has found. Cancer Research UK's GP expert Dr Richard Roope said: 'The PSA test is a blunt tool missing the subtleties of the disease and causing men harm. "Our large study has shed light on a highly debated issue". Consulte Mais Informação

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Point lifts Lightning over Panthers in OT

Point lifts Lightning over Panthers in OT

Stamkos scored twice and added three assists to set a career high with five points while Hedman had two goals and tied a career high with four points. The 38-year-old goaltender has been spectacular since returning from a groin injury that kept him out of the lineup for nearly 11 weeks, posting a 6-1-0 record with a 2.27 goals-against average and a.935 save percentage. Consulte Mais Informação

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ER visits for opioid overdose up 30%, CDC study finds

ER visits for opioid overdose up 30%, CDC study finds

That's a 35 percent jump. More recent CDC data shows overdose deaths rose 14 per cent from July 2016 to July 2017, but that data doesn't distinguish opioids from other drugs. The largest increase was in the Midwest region (69.7 percent), followed by the West (40.3 percent). Almost two thirds of drug overdose deaths in 2016 involved prescription opioids, illicit opioids, or both, an increase of 27.7 percent from 2015. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sai edital para 414 vagas — Concurso SES-DF

Sai edital para 414 vagas — Concurso SES-DF

A maioria das vagas serão para médicos, 294 no total, entre as especialidades estão a de cardiologia, cirurgia pediátrica, geriatria, infectologia, medicina de emergência, neurologia, entre outras. Os salários variam de acordo com o cargo e sua jornada de trabalho, entre R$ 1.735,00 e R$ 12.654,00. As provas serão aplicadas no dia 3 de junho. As taxas custam entre R$ 50 (nível médio) e R$ 120 ( médico ). Consulte Mais Informação

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Dieting Pressure in Teens can Increase Risk of Obesity and Eating Disorders

Dieting Pressure in Teens can Increase Risk of Obesity and Eating Disorders

The research claims that this pattern is created and passed from one generation to the next. The new study involved the data from eating surveys that 556 participants completed while they were teens. Their findings showed that young adults whose parents encouraged them to diet in their teens were more likely to be overweight, engage in unhealthy weight control habits and have poor body satisfaction. Consulte Mais Informação

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Babies who look like their father are healthier. Here's why

Babies who look like their father are healthier. Here's why

The findings from the data suggested that father-child resemblance induces a father to spend more time with their baby in turn engaging in positive parenting. The result has implications regarding the role of a father's time in enhancing child health, especially in fragile families, said the researchers. "It is unclear to what extent our finding that paternal time-investment improves child health in at-risk families can be generalized", Polachek and Tracey wrote in the study. Consulte Mais Informação

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Buhari visit an afterthought, says PDP

Buhari visit an afterthought, says PDP

Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari will today depart for Accra, Ghana to attend the country's 61st independence anniversary celebrations taking place tomorrow at the Independence Square. "For the people of Benue, if you recall, the delegation that visited him after the New Year day killings that claimed the lives of over 73 people, told him to visit the state". Consulte Mais Informação

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Genetically modified tobacco crop consumes 25% less water

Genetically modified tobacco crop consumes 25% less water

Crops possibly can be grown with significantly less water by altering a gene involved in regulating photosynthesis, according to new research by a team that included UC Berkeley scientists. "These plants had more water than they needed, but that won't always be the case", said co-first author Katarzyna Glowacka, a postdoctoral researcher who led this research at the Carl R. Consulte Mais Informação

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United Kingdom supermarkets ban sales on energy drinks to under 16s

United Kingdom supermarkets ban sales on energy drinks to under 16s

Boots Ireland has announced that it has joined an initiative to restrict the sale of energy drinks containing more than 150mg of caffeine per litre to children under the age of 16. NASUWT's general secretary, Chris Keates, previously told the BBC: "The very high levels of caffeine and sugar these drinks contain impact adversely on pupil behaviour in schools and teachers are left to deal with the fallout". Consulte Mais Informação

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