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Medical U.S. faces criticism at UNSC for exploiting situation in Iran
Author: 0 U.S. faces criticism at UNSC for exploiting situation in Iran

The Islamic State group is a Sunni extremist organization that views those who subscribe to other religions and sects, including Shiite Islam, as apostates. It marked the third day of such demonstrations. Activists described the protest videos as showing demonstrations in Tehran on Thursday night, including chants against Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei .

Medical Amid fears of NKorea attack, CDC to discuss 'response to nuclear detonation'
Author: 0 Amid fears of NKorea attack, CDC to discuss 'response to nuclear detonation'

Its notice read, "While a nuclear detonation is unlikely, it would have devastating results and there would be limited time to take critical protection steps. Topics to be discussed include "Preparing for the Unthinkable", "Public Health Resources to Meet Critical Components of Preparedness", and "Roadmap to Radiation Preparedness".

Medical Sons of Anarchy spinoff Mayans MC gets a series order from FX
Author: 0 Sons of Anarchy spinoff Mayans MC gets a series order from FX

A few months ago, we brought you the official confirmation that a Sons of Anarchy spin-off is happening and the first image and plot details about Mayans MC have just been revealed. EZ tries to carve out a new identity as an outlaw in the same town where he was once its golden boy. Mayans MC is produced by Fox 21 Television Studios and FX Productions.

Medical AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices decline 6 cents
Author: 0 AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices decline 6 cents

The nation's yearly gasoline bill will rise to $364.6 billion, some $25 billion higher than what motorists spent previous year. "Prices at the pump are higher than they were almost all of last summer, mainly because oil prices remain high and due to the extreme cold weather that caused some snafus at refiners".

Medical Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown
Author: 0 Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Session's memo repeals that Obama-era policy. Other state officials expressed disappointment. "Parents should be able to give their sick kids the medicine they need without having to fear that they will be prosecuted". Marijuana advocates say the push for legalization is still gaining momentum in the Lone Star state, and this could come down to a good ole fashioned battle over state's rights.

Author: 0 Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball returns after six-game absence

The Lakers got a pregame boost when rookie point guard Lonzo Ball returned after six games out due to a sprained shoulder, but Ball could not spart the team back to winning ways, or even being competitive. On Friday, Ingram finished the night with 22 points, 14 rebounds and four assists in 37 minutes, making 10 of his 18 field goal attempts. "No, I coach as if it's not", Walton said.

Medical Four weightlifters killed in Delhi in dense fog
Author: 0 Four weightlifters killed in Delhi in dense fog

Yadav 28, had won a gold medal in the 2017 weightlifting championship for India. Another weightlifter, Rohit, 19, is battling for life. Rajneesh Gupta said the deceased have been identified as Tikamchand alias Tinka (27), Saurabh (18), Yogesh (24), Harish Roy (20).

Medical Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce still unclear
Author: 0 Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce still unclear

In the US, officials with the CDC, the FDA, and state public health authorities have been conducting interviews with the 17 people who have become ill in the USA outbreak, to learn what they ate in the week before their illness. Over the past seven weeks, as Consumer Reports notes, 58 people in the US and Canada have become ill from a unsafe strain of E. coli bacteria, likely from eating romaine lettuce.

Medical Woman tattoos voicemail of late grandmother to hear her voice again
Author: 0 Woman tattoos voicemail of late grandmother to hear her voice again

Angelique has kept the recording for three years. "My grandma passed away my junior year of high school", Sakyrah, from Chicago , explained on Twitter . "I wanted to do something to show them how much I love them and the Soundwave Tattoo was the flawless way to be able to hear them anytime I want, even if we were apart".

Medical US Cancer Deaths Continue to Drop
Author: 0 US Cancer Deaths Continue to Drop

Women have a 37.6 percent percent chance of ever being diagnosed with cancer. But there's another reason for the decline in cancer deaths. However, he noted that "tobacco remains by far the leading cause of cancer deaths today, responsible for almost three in 10 cancer deaths".

Medical State Department names 10 countries as worst religious freedom offenders
Author: 0 State Department names 10 countries as worst religious freedom offenders

Qadri said that it is absurd that the USA has put Pakistan on the watch list for religious freedom, whereas, other countries, where Muslim genocide has taken place are not being considered for the list. Advocates of religious freedom applauded the list, but said that several additional countries should have been added. He added that Pakistan considers its minorities an important part of its social fabric.

Author: 0 Romaine lettuce linked to E. Coli outbreak in MI

Food and Drug Administration are presently investigating the cause of the infection in 13 states. The latest reports state 41 cases of infection in Canada, 17 of whom needed to be hospitalized and one of whom has died, while one individual has also died in the United States.

Medical Laredo Health Department sees a rise in flu cases
Author: 0 Laredo Health Department sees a rise in flu cases

Up to half of the children who die from flu have no known medical condition that would have put them at higher risk. Almost 1,000 influenza cases have been reported in Pima County so far this season through December 30 - 10 times more than the number of cases reported through December 31 a year ago.

Medical Flu deaths rise to seven in North Carolina
Author: 0 Flu deaths rise to seven in North Carolina

The state DHHS said the child was between the ages of 5 and 17. In its weekly "California Influenza Surveillance Report", the state's Department of Public Health announced at the end of December that the flu bug is "widely circulating in California".

Medical Study reveals how alcohol permanently damages DNA and raises risk of cancer
Author: 0 Study reveals how alcohol permanently damages DNA and raises risk of cancer

The researchers found that acetaldehyde snaps the DNA of stem cells - a type of cell that supplies the many different specialised cells our bodies are made of - which can eventually lead to cell mutations. The body can process a certain amount of acetaldehyde through an enzyme called ALDH2. As well as explaining why some people feel inordinately unwell after drinking alcohol , this build-up of acetaldehyde can result in greater DNA damage.

Author: 0 Don't eat this lettuce, says Consumer Reports after E. coli outbreak

In the US, the infections have occurred in 13 states (California, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Vermont, and Washington state). US health officials believe romaine lettuce could be the biggest culprit because the vegetable was behind a similar outbreak in Canada. On Dec. 24, Sobeys Inc.

Medical Diabetes Drug 'Significantly Reverses Memory Loss' in Mice with Alzheimer's
Author: 0 Diabetes Drug 'Significantly Reverses Memory Loss' in Mice with Alzheimer's

There are now half a million people living with Alzheimer's disease in the United Kingdom and more than five million people with diabetes, both conditions pose a major cost to the NHS, and health systems worldwide . "Alzheimer's is a complex disease involving many different brain changes and it is important to come at these from as many different angles as possible".