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Medical IL reports third death linked to synthetic marijuana
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Ponni Arunkumar, Cook County's chief medical examiner, said in a news release. Brodifarcuom impairs blood clotting in humans and can cause fatal gastrointestinal or brain bleeding, officials said. "We continue to see the number of cases rise", Illinois Department of Public Health IDPH Director Nirav D. Shah said in a news release. "People can develop bleeding problems that ultimately can persist for weeks to months", Anderson said.

Medical Eat up! Study finds pasta can aid weight loss
Author: 0 Eat up! Study finds pasta can aid weight loss

Having only three pasta meals a week, consumed as part of a low-glycemic diet, all the participants in this study managed to lose about 500 grams. Despite the study's findings and the many headlines proclaiming pasta to be the new miracle diet food , it's important to put the results into perspective.

Medical Arun Jaitley's health issues confine him to work from home
Author: 0 Arun Jaitley's health issues confine him to work from home

Reports say he has been told to work from home to minimise the risk of catching an infection. In 2016, Sushma Swaraj has also undergone a treatment at AIIMS for kidney failure. The Minister, however, has not yet been hospitalized but has been advised to avoid going out in public. Sources close to Mirror Now noted that he may also have to undergo surgery for his ailment.

Medical What Is Naloxone? How Opioid Overdose-Reversing Drug Works
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Adams said Thursday that community members, family and friends of people using opioids, and individuals using the drugs themselves, can help too. Many local public health organizations or community groups dedicated to treating drug addiction offer naloxone free of charge.

Medical Malayalam actor Kollam Ajith dies due to stomach ailments
Author: 0 Malayalam actor Kollam Ajith dies due to stomach ailments

According to reports , the body will be taken to his native place and the funeral will take place today itself. During his film career, he aced villain roles and was known for the same. His death is a great loss to both Malayalam TV and film industry. Nobody else played a better villain than Kollam Ajith . He has worked with some of the top stars - From Mohanlal to Mammootty, he has acted in several projects alongside them.

Medical Body of Missing CDC Scientist Found in Atlanta River, Police Confirm
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Rescuers could not tell how long the body had been in the river. Cunningham's parents, who live in Waldorf, Md., said their son kept in constant contact with his family, and talked with his sister almost every day. A US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) doctor's body was discovered in a Georgia river after he had disappeared in February, police said Thursday.

Medical Police investigate reports of 'zombie' raccoons
Author: 0 Police investigate reports of 'zombie' raccoons

One resident tells WKBN he was outside with his dogs last week when one such "zombie" followed him to his door. Coggeshall thought something was wrong with the raccoon, since it was out in broad daylight. When they see humans, the raccoons then start to exhibit "zombie-like" behavior. Youngstown police were busy this weekend fighting crime - and raccoons.

Medical Antibiotic Resistant 'Nightmare Bacteria' Found In NC
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Concern has been growing about a rise in bacteria resistant to all or most antibiotics. A unsafe breed of bacteria highly resistant to antibiotics is becoming increasingly widespread in the United States, raising concerns among the country's health officials.

Medical Fertility Doc Impregnated Patient With Own Sperm: Suit
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However, Ashby got in touch with the now-divorced father Howard Fowler, as they both knew the truth: Mortimer was the OB/GYN who helped the struggling, aspiring parents conceive with what was supposed to be an anonymous sperm donor when the couple lived in Idaho.

Medical This is why Japanese macaques bath in hot springs
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The experts documented how much time the monkeys spent in the hot springs during spring and winter months. The Japanese macaques are also the only group of monkeys known to take hot spring baths, a behavior that was first observed in 1963, but there has been no scientific proof up until now that they do this in order to stay warm.

Medical Warwick man caught drink driving twice in one night
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Police said they later confirmed with Minnesota Protective Child Services that her children had been taken away from her following prior DUI arrests. Police have arrested one man for driving the wrong way Friday, March 30, on USA 30 in Marshall County.

Medical Black buck poaching case: Jodhpur court to pronounce verdict on Thursday
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During the shooting of the film, Salman Khan went on an alleged hunting session with his co-stars and was accused of killing two blackbucks in Kankani in the intervening night of October 1-2, 1998. Salman's counsel HM Saraswat had argued that the prosecution failed to prove any charge, and it had been fabricating evidence. "Hence, such investigation can not be trusted".

Medical Black Caps cling on for thrilling draw with England in second test
Author: 0 Black Caps cling on for thrilling draw with England in second test

Ish Sodhi and Neil Wagner were hailed as heroes Tuesday after their gritty 188-ball stand secured a second Test draw and series win for New Zealand against England . However Sodhi and Wagner were up to the job, batting 107 minutes together. We've had so many great games against England . The nearest England came to a breakthrough was when James Vince failed to hold what would have been an outstanding catch, diving to his left at third slip, when Raval's partner Tom Latham edged ...

Medical Access To Medical Marijuana May Be Helping Reduce Opioid Abuse
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For context, there were about 665 opioid prescriptions per 1,000 people in the U.S.in 2016. As with the Medicaid study, Bradford et.al. found that medical marijuana was associated with lower opioid prescription rates. Fourteen states plus the District of Columbia had such a law from the beginning of that time; nine other states joined them during the years the study covered.

Medical FDA orders mandatory recall of Kratom supplements due to salmonella
Author: 0 FDA orders mandatory recall of Kratom supplements due to salmonella

The mandatory recall includes but is not limited to Raw Form Organics Maeng Da Kratom Emerald Green, Raw Form Organics Maeng Da Kratom Ivory White, and Raw Form Organics Maeng Da Kratom Ruby Red. So far, 26 different kratom products have tested positive for Salmonella , with investigations still under way to assess the relationship to sick patients and underscoring the FDA's assessment that multiple kratom and kratom-containing brands and retails are supplying contaminated products to ...

Medical Baton Rouge man arrested for 900 counts of child pornography
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A former alderman from Mississippi's third-largest city plans to plead guilty to a federal charge that he transported child pornography. During this investigation, thousands of videos and images of children engaging in inappropriate sex acts were discovered from Everhardt.

Medical Marine helicopter crashes in California and kills 4
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In this photo, view of the remains of the military helicopter that fell on a van in Santiago Jamiltepec, Oaxaca state, Mexico , on February 17, 2018. Last October, a CH-53E helicopter crashed and burned in Okinawa but nobody was injured. Officials say the crash happened during a routine training mission .

Medical CDC: Flu season continuing its decline
Author: 0 CDC: Flu season continuing its decline

At LPFT, 79.2 per cent of frontline staff (1041 out of 1314 workers) have been vaccinated against flu, which makes the trust the second most improved NHS organisation in the country in terms of staff jab uptake (an improvement of 41.4 per cent).

Medical Rochester High baseball looks to defend division and regional titles
Author: 0 Rochester High baseball looks to defend division and regional titles

We already have great confidence". Last season, the Hubmen captured the Minnesota River Conference, Section 2A north subsection and Section 2A championships and also crowned an individual state champion. Harris said he was glad that Dondlinger, who essentially started the festivities, didn't listen to him when he walked up to bat. Leadoff batter Gage McFadden had three of Seaside's six hits, while Duncan Thompson had a double and drove in three runs.