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Blood Bank of Delmarva Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donations

Blood Bank of Delmarva Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donations

The snow storms in March dramatically reduced donations. Fleary says this year's flu season and blood usage at several hospitals responding to trauma also lowered the blood supply. Donors can also walk into any of the four centers: Christiana, Del, Salisbury MD., Dover, Del and Chadds Ford, Pa. All donors must provide a photo ID or two other forms of identification, including date of birth. Consulte Mais Informação

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Decline of the British seaside resort as coastal communities plagued by heroin

Decline of the British seaside resort as coastal communities plagued by heroin

Blackpool had the highest death rate, with 14 heroin and/or morphine misuse deaths per 100,000 people in 2016, according to the report. The analysis by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) found that six out of the ten local authority areas with the highest death rates from heroin and morphine were coastal towns or resorts, including Bournemouth and Thanet in Kent, which covers Margate and Broadstairs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Obesity may affect a child's liver

Obesity may affect a child's liver

Carried out by researchers at Columbia University, the study followed 635 children between the ages of three and eight to see if any showed risk factors for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). While the disease is generally symptomless, progression of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease can lead to cirrhosis (scarring) of the liver and, in some instances, liver cancer. Consulte Mais Informação

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Throwback to when Meghan Markle starred in a crisp advert

Throwback to when Meghan Markle starred in a crisp advert

So it was no wonder the world took notice when the two most talked about royals were missing from the Queen's Easter church service at Windsor Castle last Sunday. Scobie also speculated that Markle might have taken her wedding planning folder across to the U.S. in order to keep her mum up to date with the latest on her big day-how he can confirm this, we don't know, but we can picture the mother-daughter duo pouring over wedding dress sketches too. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sam Darnold visiting Browns

Sam Darnold visiting Browns

Surrounding Rivers with more talent could make them under-the-radar contenders in 2018, but failing to find his eventual replacement may set Los Angeles further back whenever Rivers retires. With both prospects being based in Southern California, the visits don't count against the team's limit of 30 players leading up to the draft. It's still a rather interesting dynamic to look at. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hot spring likely helping Japanese monkeys reduce stress

Hot spring likely helping Japanese monkeys reduce stress

The team's results, published in the journal Primates , confirmed that female Japanese macaques use the hot spring more often in winter than in spring, and especially during colder weeks. For decades, they've been observed taking baths in Jigokudani Monkey Park in Japan. The monkeys have been a long time tourist attraction and favorite of photographers, and it looked like they were trying to stay warm. Consulte Mais Informação

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New set of warnings for tobacco products, cigarette packets

New set of warnings for tobacco products, cigarette packets

The helpline number - 1800-11-2356 - would appear in white letters on a black background, the notification said . Implementing 85 percent pictorial warnings was a landmark step taken by the Government of India. The recently released Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) 2016-17 by Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) had put to rest all apprehensions about the effectiveness of the warnings, since 62% of cigarette smokers and 54% of bidi smokers shared that they had thought of ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu meets Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi

Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu meets Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi

Although there's no detail available about the meeting, but the Andhra CM is expected to have explained the injustice being meted out to the state despite assurances of a special status in the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act. Four other Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders - Sanjay Singh, Ashutosh, Deepak Bajpai and Raghav Chadha - have also apologized to Jaitley for their allegations. Consulte Mais Informação

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What is Sinclair Broadcast Group, and why is it in the news?

What is Sinclair Broadcast Group, and why is it in the news?

Louis. Sinclair's efforts have received new scrutiny in the past few days after the website Deadspin assembled a short video showing anchors at dozens of Sinclair stations reciting the same fake news warning word for word. "We aren't sure of the motivation for the criticism, Livingston said in the statement, "but find it curious that we would be attacked for asking our news people to remind their audiences that unsubstantiated stories exist on social media, which result in an ... Consulte Mais Informação

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El Salvador: Sismo de 6 grados y réplicas generan alarma

El Salvador: Sismo de 6 grados y réplicas generan alarma

El sismo ocurrió a la 5:23 pm, 67 kilómetros al sur de Zacatecoluca, El Salvador y su origen es el movimiento de las placas Coco y Caribe, precisó el Inter en un comunicado. Equipos de respuesta se encuentran evaluando toda la ciudad; hasta el momento no se registran daños . El temblor también fue detectado por el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos ( USGS ), el cual le atribuyó una magnitud de 6,8 grados. Consulte Mais Informação

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Police group calls use-of-force bill 'dangerous'

Police group calls use-of-force bill 'dangerous'

The goal is to encourage officers to try to defuse confrontations or use less-lethal weapons, said Terry Schanz, a spokesman for Assemblyman Kevin McCarty of Sacramento. Police in Kern County have killed more people per capita than in any other U.S. county, according to a 2015 report. In video captured by the officers' body cameras, they corner Clark in his grandmother's backyard, and one shouts "gun" repeatedly before they open fire. Consulte Mais Informação

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Testes de VIH e hepatite vão poder ser feitos em casa

Testes de VIH e hepatite vão poder ser feitos em casa

Esta iniciativa tem o apoio informal da Direção-Geral de Saúde, apesar de o Infarmed ter esclarecido que a sua utilização é "off label" por não ter sido "estudado nem avaliado de acordo com os requisitos europeus". O JN salienta ainda que no ano passado "55% dos diagnósticos em Portugal chegaram em fase avançada da doença". Para a presidente do Programa Nacional para a Infeção VIH/SIDA, da DGS, "o diagnóstico precoce é fundamental porque com tratamento a pessoa consegue vir a ter uma ... Consulte Mais Informação

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