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New Brain Cells Form Through Human Lifetime, Study Finds

New Brain Cells Form Through Human Lifetime, Study Finds

Humans continue to produce new neurons in a part of their brain involved in learning, memory and emotion throughout adulthood, scientists have revealed, countering previous theories that production stopped after adolescence. Researchers have been battling about whether adults can make new brain cells for more than 40 years. While this research ultimately agrees with previous ideas that there's a physiological process causing cognitive decline with age, it's far from a backflip taking us ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Injured Rabada Ruled Out for Three Months

Injured Rabada Ruled Out for Three Months

Rabada will therefore remain out of action for nexth three months. Rabada had been named the man of the series during the 3-1 Test series win against Australia which ended earlier this week after finishing with 23 wickets. A replacement for Rabada will have to be approved by the IPL technical committee. The Delhi team retained three of its best players from the previous season and all of them are lethal in their respective roles. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fulton Bank NA Trimmeds Holding in CVS Health Corporation (CVS)

Fulton Bank NA Trimmeds Holding in CVS Health Corporation (CVS)

Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 1,022,477 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock worth $74,130,000 after purchasing an additional 191,908 shares in the last quarter. Therefore 71% are positive. (NYSE: CVS ) has 31 ratings reports on 5 April 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. Bank of America assumed coverage on shares of CVS Health in a report on Tuesday, February 27th. Consulte Mais Informação

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Measles cases on the rise

Measles cases on the rise

Half of the confirmed patients who have contracted the virus in the mid-west region are adults younger than 40 years of age. A free HSE MMR vaccination clinic is being held today with no appointment needed at Barrack View Primary Care Centre, Edward Street and next Thursday, April 12 at 3-4pm. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hospital may have exposed patients to HIV

Hospital may have exposed patients to HIV

Some patients at a Colorado hospital may be at risk for HIV or hepatitis infection after the hospital discovered an issue with the way it cleaned certain surgical instruments. The hospital sent notifications to patients via mail. "The department conducted an on-site survey of infection control practices at Porter Adventist Hospital Feb 22", according to CDPHE executive director Dr. Consulte Mais Informação

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Body of Missing CDC Scientist Found in Atlanta River, Police Confirm

Body of Missing CDC Scientist Found in Atlanta River, Police Confirm

Timothy Cunningham, 25, an epidemiologist at the CDC, was found in Chattahoochee River late Tuesday after he went missing on February 12, Atlanta Police Department spokesman Carlos Campos announced Thursday. Cunningham's mother told officers that her son had been "upset about a promotion at work", according to a police report. "That meeting was to explain a promotion that he did not receive to branch manager". Consulte Mais Informação

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Surgeon General urges people to carry opioid overdose antidote naloxone

Surgeon General urges people to carry opioid overdose antidote naloxone

It should be noted that, in addition to the above patient populations, patients taking opioids as prescribed for long-term management of chronic pain, especially those with higher doses of prescription opioids or those taking prescription opioids along with alcohol or other sedating medications , such as benzodiazepines (anxiety or insomnia medications), are also at elevated risk for an overdose. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kapil: I have no time for Shahid

Kapil: I have no time for Shahid

The ultra-nationalist Indian media took a strong exception to the outburst of former Pakistani skipper Shahid Afridi over the Kashmir issue, alleging that the athlete was an agent of Pakistan's top spy agency. Many people around the world, especially in the neighbouring nation, India, have looked upon the cricketer as a role model and inspirational figure. Kashmir is the pious land where my forefathers were born. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Nightmare bacteria' cases seen in 27 states, CDC reports

'Nightmare bacteria' cases seen in 27 states, CDC reports

The CDC defines "unusual resistance" as germs that can not be killed by all or most antibiotics, are now uncommon in the US, or have specific genes that allow them to spread their resistance to other germs. One example of a so-called "nightmare bacteria" given by the report is Enterobacteriaceae, a widespread family of bacilli including, but not limited to, Escherichia coli . Consulte Mais Informação

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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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