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Camden County Will Continue to Give Flu Shots Through February

Camden County Will Continue to Give Flu Shots Through February

The department said last Wednesday that a total of 10 people have now died due to influenza during the flu season that began in September. Flu season. Shahab said the outcome of the virus can be e...

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Kentucky now reporting 'widespread' flu activity; numbers worse than last season

Kentucky now reporting 'widespread' flu activity; numbers worse than last season

Flu activity is on the rise this season in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ), as the number of states reporting higher levels of influenza-like ill...

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Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by USA federal judge in Texas

Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by USA federal judge in Texas

The ruling is expected to be appealed to the Supreme Court and the law will remain in effect until the appeals process is over. Two Republicans - Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and his Wisc...

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National day of mourning: What's open and what's closed on Wednesday

National day of mourning: What's open and what's closed on Wednesday

As the nation continues to mourn former President George H.W. Bush, a number of federal and state offices will be closed Wednesday. For the special occasion, Sully donned an American flag service ...

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Ebola outbreak in east Congo now world's second biggest

Ebola outbreak in east Congo now world's second biggest

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has documented almost 30 Ebola outbreaks since its discovery in the DRC in 1976. The WHO's emergencies chief, Dr. Many venture out on critical vi...

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Amazon digs into cloud hardware with on-prem racks, data center processors

Amazon digs into cloud hardware with on-prem racks, data center processors

But with AWS' new service, customers can scale their satellite use based on their need. "I think that virtually every application over time will be using these machine learning services". "Custome...

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Eastern Europe has fastest-growing HIV infection rate worldwide

Eastern Europe has fastest-growing HIV infection rate worldwide

Nearly 160,000 people were newly diagnosed with HIV in Europe a year ago, with three-quarters of the new cases arising in Ukraine and Russian Federation, two European health agencies said on November ...

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California gunman who killed 12 died from self-inflicted gunshot

California gunman who killed 12 died from self-inflicted gunshot

But one law enforcement official said Long posted about his mental state and whether people would believe he was sane. But a mental health specialist who assessed Long after sheriff's deputies res...

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FDA Approves Powerful Opioid Pill That’s 10 Times Stronger Than Fentanyl

FDA Approves Powerful Opioid Pill That’s 10 Times Stronger Than Fentanyl

The FDA also released a report on Friday detailing the severity of America's prescription drug abuse and addiction problem. The Redwood City, California-based company expects the pill to be availa...

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9th child dies at Wanaque Center amid adenovirus outbreak

9th child dies at Wanaque Center amid adenovirus outbreak

Among the 25 confirmed adenovirus cases among residents, there have been eight pediatric deaths confirmed with adenovirus, according to the NJ Health Department. William Schaffner, an infectious dis...

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Why all women should be breast aware

Why all women should be breast aware

Even if detected timely, the cancer can be inoperable in some instances, according to McKinney. "Anyone with any questions or concerns can call Breast Cancer Care's expert nurses on 0808 800 6000". ...

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Sponsored: Consider a Career as Mental Health Nurse

Sponsored: Consider a Career as Mental Health Nurse

Seymour highlighted that mental illness usually begins in the early adolescent years, reiterating the troubling statistic that half of all lifetime mental disorders, in most studies , start by age ...

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Hundreds protest outside of Supreme Court ahead of Kavanaugh vote

Hundreds protest outside of Supreme Court ahead of Kavanaugh vote

If it passes, the Senate expects to vote on his final confirmation on Saturday. It is not a done deal, however. Republicans hold 51 seats in the Senate and changed Senate rules a year ago to end f...

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New Jersey Man Dies from 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba

New Jersey Man Dies from 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba

BSR Cable Park's Surf Resort is closed while the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ) tests for Naegleria fowleri , a rare but highly deadly amoeba, CBS affiliate KBTX-TV reports. BSR C...

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James Allison and Tasuku Honjo Win Nobel Prize

James Allison and Tasuku Honjo Win Nobel Prize

Their work, on stimulating the body's immune system to attack tumours, have produced "strikingly effective" therapies, the Nobel Assembly of Sweden's Karolinska Institute said . Allison said in a sta...

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Family Outraged After Women Die Trapped in Flooded Van Driven by Deputies

Family Outraged After Women Die Trapped in Flooded Van Driven by Deputies

According to the Marion County Coroner, the deceased individuals are Windy Newton, 45, of Shallotte, NC and Nicolette Green, 43, of Myrtle Beach. Chief Deputy Tom Fox said the van was overtaken by w...

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Legionella bacteria detected in Sands Resort water system

Legionella bacteria detected in Sands Resort water system

In a statement sent to reporters Sunday night, Health and Human Services Commissioner Jeffrey Meyers said: "Early test results from the CDC indicate the presence of the Legionella bacteria in several ...

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John McCain's family remembers the man they loved

John McCain's family remembers the man they loved

But, to me, more than anything, John was a friend. "I hope I don't become a snob", McCain said after winning a seat in the upper chamber. "It sprang from his belief in democracy and freedom". "Ame...

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West Nile virus: Mosquitoes known for spreading deadly disease found in UK

West Nile virus: Mosquitoes known for spreading deadly disease found in UK

Again, no human cases have been identified. Most people who are infected with West Nile will not develop any symptoms illness. The first North American cases of West Nile were detected in New York...

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Health department says mosquitoes with West Nile virus found in Kentucky

Health department says mosquitoes with West Nile virus found in Kentucky

West Nile virus, spread by the bite of an infected mosquito, can affect a person's nervous system. Less than 1 percent of those infected with the virus develop a severe illness, with additional sympto...

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'I Would' Hold Putin Responsible For Election Meddling

'I Would' Hold Putin Responsible For Election Meddling

McFaul, who was USA ambassador to Russia under Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, and is now at Stanford University, told Reuters he was "deeply concerned" that the White House did not defend him ...

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Today in Trump's Prison Camps for Children: White House Ignores Their Cries

Today in Trump's Prison Camps for Children: White House Ignores Their Cries

She was at the White House where Trump told reporters he would be "signing something " shortly. The president said child smugglers, which he cited as a major reason behind that parent-child s...

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The WHO officially puts gaming on its list of addictions

The WHO officially puts gaming on its list of addictions

The World Health Organisation (WHO ) recently released the 11th edition of its International Statistical Classification of Diseases (ICD ). In 2013, the American Psychiatric Association dec...

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Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

The latest study report shows that suicide rates have gone up by over 30 percent in many countries. "These clear steps can lower the national suicide rate", the statement said. Regions and demogra...

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Tom Arnold says he knew ‘Roseanne’ reboot ‘would not end well’

Tom Arnold says he knew ‘Roseanne’ reboot ‘would not end well’

President Donald Trump demanded an apology from Walt Disney Co. Instead of severing ties with Barr, he went after Iger on Twitter for his apology to Jarrett. Ross later admitted Trump had directed ...

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