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Medical Budget 2018: Niti Aayog vice chairman backs Union Budget
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While continuing the 10-15 per cent surcharge on super-rich, he raised the health and education cess, levied on all taxable income, to 4 per cent from 3 per cent at present. The Flagship National Healthcare protection scheme, with approximately 50 crore beneficiaries, has proposed an allocation of up to Rs5 lakh (Rs0.5m) per family per year for secondary and tertiary care hospitalisation.

Medical Kidnapped schoolboy rescued in India
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The alleged kidnappers, who were on a bike, forcefully opened the doors of the bus near IBHAAS on Mandoli Road and shot at bus driver Naresh Thapa, the official said. The bus stopped at GTB Enclave area where the kidnappers forced themselves into the bus and asked for the boy's details to the teacher at gunpoint. As soon as the boy was kidnapped, the teacher informed the school authorities, who in turn went to the police station.

Medical Hot tea consumption increases risk of cancer for drinkers and smokers
Author: 0 Hot tea consumption increases risk of cancer for drinkers and smokers

Drinking hot tea or coffee, when combined with tobacco and alcohol use, could increase the risk of oesophageal cancer , according to a Chinese study with more than 450,000 participants. Another potential way that hot tea may contribute to cancer risk, the authors write, is through the formation of inflammatory compounds, which occurs after repeated irritation to the esophagus.

Medical 21 in UP infected with HIV after quack uses common syringe
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The Uttar Pradesh Police have registered a case against a fake doctor for infecting at least 21 people in Unnao with HIV after he used one needle to treat all of them, PTI reported on Tuesday. A case has been registered against the person administering the injection, an official said. The police in Uttar Pradesh state's Unnao district filed a complaint against Rajendra Yadav, who has fled the region in anticipation of arrest, the district's chief medical officer, SP Choudhary, told ...

Medical First Lady visits children's hospital in Cincinnati
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President Trump will tout the Republican tax cuts at a Blue Ash manufacturing company Monday afternoon. And she heard about neonatal abstinence syndrome, or NAS, from doctors dealing with it every day at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

Medical Hampton Health Department provides free flu shots to public
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The CDC keeps track of estimates of the annual flu vaccine efficacy based on similar studies. Gamble says there are many misconceptions that the flu shot causes the flu, but that is not true either. "By getting vaccinated, you become one fewer entry points of the flu virus into your circle of friends, roommates, classmates, significant others, and family members".

Medical Phil Simms: How Eagles can 'overpower' Patriots to glory
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Both offenses got cooking from the opening kickoff. The latter came on an 11-yard pass with Ertz running free in man coverage to get into the end zone. Philadelphia, who ended the season fourth in points and yards allowed, should avoid allowing a crooked number behind its elite rushing defense and pass-pressure unit.

Medical Study finds the type of people dogs are more likely to bite
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Another pattern they found was that people who were less emotionally stable and more anxious were also more likely to get bitten. The full statement from BMJ folows below. "The only official statistics collected on dog bites in the United Kingdom are hospital admissions, not even visits to emergency rooms for treatments", lead study author Carri Westgarth, a research fellow at the University of Liverpool's Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, told Live Science in an email.

Medical Pederson celebrates 50th birthday: Eagles notebook
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Bank Stadium. Few reports proved that more than ESPN reporter Sal Paolantonio's update on Doug Pederson's favorite ice cream. "They're going to play the whole game". When he got the answer, one, Blount scoffed it off. "Play loose, have fun, enjoy the moment", he said, relaying what he told his players. But there is one significant difference: due to the construction and takedown of the staging, halftime is quite a bit longer: for a regular-season game, it's around 12 minutes, but at ...

Medical Patriots, Eagles to do battle on football's biggest stage
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Then, Brady was not far removed from being a skinny sixth-round draft choice out of MI, although he disputed in recent days the lore that he'd told Patriots owner Robert Kraft at the time that selecting him would be the best decision the organisation ever made.

Medical Arvind Kejriwal Speaks Up On Delhi Man's Murder By Girlfriend's Family
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Eyewitnesses said Shehzadi's family spotted Saxena in his Santro vehicle at a traffic intersection near his home around 8pm on Thursday. My son was a body builder himself, but he was helpless when the killers caught and killed him. We were going to marry. Meanwhile, the girl has said that she had no idea of her family's plans and said that she was, in fact, supposed to meet him when Ankit was killed.

Medical Congress is Standing at the Exit Gate in Karnataka: PM Narendra Modi
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Prior to this, PM Modi was scheduled to address this rally on January 28, 2018, but because of the Parliament session and budget presentation, the rally was pushed to Sunday. The government has set a goal to build more than 9,000 km long national highway across the nation this year. Modi also highlighted the allocation of Rs 17,000 crore in the Union Budget towards developing 160-km of Bengaluru's suburban railway network.

Medical Red Deer Polar Plunge set for Saturday
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Wenatchee Police Captain Edgar Reinfeld says the event is one of the biggest fundraisers for Special Olympics throughout the year. "The anticipations kills you and when you do it, you go in, real quick and scream real loud so the pain doesn't hit you fast", Tega Cay Police Chief Steve Parker said.

Medical Low radiation risk found in cell phone study
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Unlike ionizing radiation such as that from gamma rays, radon and X-rays, which can break chemical bonds in the body and are known to cause cancer, radio frequency devices such as cellphones and microwaves emit radio frequency energy, a form of non-ionizing radiation.

Medical This flu season's hospitalizations are highest in almost a decade
Author: 0 This flu season's hospitalizations are highest in almost a decade

Last week, 42 states reported high patient traffic for the flu, up from 39. Officials said they are particularly concerned about the seasons hospitalization rate - 51.4 per 100,000 people - which is already significantly higher than the 43.5 rate for the same period during the 2014-2015 season.

Medical Blood check finds poisonous Alzheimer's proteins
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And that's where the real value will come in this test, said, meanwhile, Australian Colin Masters, also an investigator of the investigation. It can be detected with brain scans, but these are expensive and impractical. While patients may be decades away from the onset of symptoms, if the presence of the proteins suggests they are likely to develop Alzheimer's, families can begin to prepare by thinking about caretaking needs, healthcare costs, and social support much sooner.

Medical Coffee might get cancer warnings in California
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The coffee companies, meanwhile, argued at a previous bench trial that the acrylamide level found in coffee should be deemed safe under the law, and that coffee brings more health benefits than risks. As a result, acrylamide is present in our brewed coffee, including coffee made at home elsewhere from our beans, ground or instant coffee, baked goods or other foods sold here, in grocery stores or other retail locations.