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Medical Research Finds Vitamin B3 Supplements Can Help Prevent Miscarriages
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Dunwoodie along with other scientists recently found a link between women who have had multiple miscarriages and babies born with birth defects: a deficit in NAD, a molecule that encourages normal organ development. Researchers from the Victor Chang Institute in Sydney called it "a double breakthrough ", as they found both a cause and a preventative solution. "This is great for awareness now for women to take it while they are pregnant".

Medical 700000 contaminated eggs distributed to United Kingdom, food agency says
Author: 0 700000 contaminated eggs distributed to United Kingdom, food agency says

She said it was unknown how long the restrictions would remain in place because the authorities were still trying to analyse results and understand how long the effect of the treatment would continue to contaminate eggs. Dutch and Belgian prosecutors earlier this month opened a fraud investigation into how fipronil , which can harm human health, got into the food chain.

Medical Pakistan's 'Light to the Lepers' Ruth Pfau dies
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Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa responded to the demise of Dr Ruth Pfau saying she will be remembered as the ambassador for humanity. Pfau's work earned her the Nishan-e-Quaid-i-Azam, one of Pakistan's highest civilian awards. She later joined a religious order, which sent her to India.

Medical Study links pot use to hypertension, but doctor say study is 'flawed'
Author: 0 Study links pot use to hypertension, but doctor say study is 'flawed'

Researchers designed a retrospective follow-up study of 1,213 people age 20 or older using 2005-06 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data. "Based upon the findings of prior studies, the [new study] authors' interpretation with regard to the degree of this risk potential appears to be sensational, and the methods used in this particular study appear to be highly questionable", Armentano said.

Medical Carafem Joins ACLU in Lawsuit Against DC Metro Over First Amendment Violations
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Not much, but both are coming together in a lawsuit against the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority - commonly known as "Metro" - which prohibited them for advertising on the D.C. The statement addressing the representation of Yiannopoulos, written by James Esseks, the Director of the ACLU's LGBT & HIV Project, argues that "free speech protections fuel civil rights movements".

Medical Stock in Mylan falls as it announces no new products in 2017
Author: 0 Stock in Mylan falls as it announces no new products in 2017

GlaxoSmithKline plc's Advair (fluticasone/salmeterol) and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.'s Copaxone (glatiramer acetate) are major drug franchises, each earning billions a year despite competition in both therapeutic areas. Mylan's stock bounced back in midday trading Wednesday from lower-than-expected second quarter earnings after the company's management said its generic drug Advair is not being delayed by further FDA-required studies.

Medical Younger people are dying of colorectal cancer, but nobody knows why
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Shepard. "What's disturbing is that colon cancer is detectable and curable when detected early", said Dr. Darrell Gray, of the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center. The study is published in the Journal of the American Medical Association . "It is especially surprising for people in their 50s, for whom screening is recommended, and highlights the need for interventions to improve use of age-appropriate screening and timely follow-up of symptoms".

Medical Your Favorite Cocktail Might Be Poisoning You
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The Alcoholic Beverages Division of the State of Iowa is concerned with the interaction of those contents with the copper mug and issued an advisory bulletin in late July to warn of potential health risks. The US National Library of Medicine notes , "large amounts of copper from unlined cookware can cause nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea". Officials stated that using copper mugs to serve beverages with a pH balance below 6.0 could cause copper to leach into the drink.

Medical This Woman's Braces Wire Nightmare Is Now Yours
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Brace yourself for this story: Ten years after her orthodontic braces were removed, a piece of dental wire was found stuck inside an Australian woman's small intestine . If you're complaining about pain in your abdomen, it might because you accidentally swallowed a "foreign object". The craziest part? She hadn't worn braces for 10 years.

Medical Netflix has bought Millarworld and geeks everywhere are pumped
Author: 0 Netflix has bought Millarworld and geeks everywhere are pumped

Millar has developed comic books for Marvel and DC Comics , which was acquired by Warner Bros.in 1968. Back in 2013, the company landed a deal with Disney to develop original Netflix series around Marvel TV characters Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Daredevil and Iron Fist.

Medical UP Shia Waqf Board asks for Ram Mandir construction in Supreme Court
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The board in its affidavit added that if both temple and mosque are constructed at the disputed land then it would lead to regular confrontation that should be avoided. "Only the Imam and Muezzins of the mosque were Sunni who were paid by the Shia Mutawwali". Shia Central Waqf Board recently took a decision to demarcate the dilapidated Babri Masjid site at Ayodhya , which marks a turning point in the Ayodhya dispute.

Medical Argroson's Recalls Maradol Papaya Cavi Brand for Possible Salmonella
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Additional victims are expected to be identified because people who became ill after July 10 might not yet be included in the CDC's numbers because of the time it takes between when a person becomes ill and when the illness is reported. The FDA is increasing testing of papayas from Mexico to determine whether fruit from other farms could be contaminated. More than 100 Americans have now been sickened by salmonella from a papaya imported from Mexico, the CDC reveals.

Medical Violent video games might be harmful to brains, study says
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In the second and third part of the study, 42 and 21 participants, respectively, had to play 90 hours of either an action video game ( Call of Duty or Battlefield ), a video game platform ( Super Mario 64 ), or an action-role playing game ( Dead Island ).

Medical Tiny chip can REGROW damaged organs in MAJOR medical breakthrough
Author: 0 Tiny chip can REGROW damaged organs in MAJOR medical breakthrough

They say TNT - which is basically a lab on a chip - can adapt skin cells to change into any type of tissue required, which can then be introduced to injured or degenerated areas. The second is the design of the particular biological cargo for cell conversion. The Ohio State University researchers have developed a new device that they claim can heal organs with just a single touch.

Medical Computers Can Sense Depression Clues In Your Instagram Pics
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According to the study , this is better than the average doctor who correctly diagnoses depression 50 percent of the time. "Importantly, we also demonstrate that the markers of depression can be observed in posts made prior to the person receiving a clinical diagnosis of depression ".

Medical Two Valley hospitals ranked among top OH hospitals
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Mayo Clinic has ranked at or near the top of "Honor Roll" hospitals through the history of U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals rankings. As Colorado's only adult academic medical center, University of Colorado Hospital provides clinical trials and innovative treatments through a strong partnership with the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.

Medical Gujarat RS results central to Congress future
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All the MLAs were holed in Bengaluru's Eagleton Resort, after six of the Gujarat Congress MLAs quit the party and joined the BJP. Unfazed by the 72-hour raid, Karnataka Energy Minister DK Shivakumar was back to performing his duties as a host to the Gujarat MLAs on Saturday.

Medical West Nile Virus Reported In McLean County
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The positive sample closest to Flower Mound was in the 500 block of Rachels Court . Avoid areas where mosquitoes are prevalent. Treat large water areas and hard puddles with larvicide pellets to prevent mosquito larvae from maturing. Symptoms can last for as short as a few days, though even healthy people have been sick for several weeks. Less than 1 percent of people infected with the virus get seriously ill with symptoms that include high fever, muscle weakness, stiff neck, ...

Medical DPRK Calls New UN Sanctions 'Infringement on Sovereignty'
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Wang made the remarks here on the sidelines of a series of foreign ministers' meetings, in response to a question regarding the new UN Security Council resolution over the DPRK's test launch of intercontinental ballistic missiles in July. "China has opposed chaos and conflicts on the Korean Peninsula", Liu said, adding that it's what Resolution 2371 is about. "This is the most stringent set of sanctions on any country in a generation", US Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Nikki ...

Medical PGA Championship Moving To May In 2019
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Pressure for such a move grew with the return of golf to the Olympic sports lineup previous year in Rio de Janeiro, which forced the PGA to be played in late July, two weeks after the British Open and the week before the Olympics began in Brazil.