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Medical Dog food is withdrawn over concerns about euthanasia drug
Author: 0 Dog food is withdrawn over concerns about euthanasia drug

Four brands of dog food are being recalled after a drug that's used to euthanize animals was found in it. As such, any can of dog food with any amount of pentobarbital is considered adulterated. The company also stated its disappointment at the introduction of the drug to their supply but assures customers that it is working hard to meet or perhaps even exceed its safety standards.

Medical Possible blood test for Autism
Author: 0 Possible blood test for Autism

Since there is a wide range of ASD symptoms diagnosis can be hard and uncertain, particularly at the early stages of development. Thirty-eight children - 29 boys and nine girls - were diagnosed as having ASD, and a control group of 31 children - 23 boys and eight girls - did not have a diagnosis.

Medical Southampton heap more misery on West Brom in #FACup
Author: 0 Southampton heap more misery on West Brom in #FACup

Usual skipper Jonny Evans started in the defeat by Southampton on Saturday but Pardew took the armband off him after being identified as one of four players who broke a curfew and stole a taxi in Barcelona on Thursday. Brighton reached the last eight of the FA Cup for the first time in 32 years with a comfortable 3-1 success over League Two Coventry at the AMEX Stadium.

Medical Rahul Gandhi chairs first meeting of Congress Steering Committee
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi chairs first meeting of Congress Steering Committee

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday dissolved the party's highest decision-making body, Central Working Committee ( CWC ), and formed a 34-member steering committee that will work in its place for the upcoming plenary session. The Congress constitution mandates that 12 of the 25 members be elected at the AICC session but the provision has not been invoked for last 21 years.

Medical Vietnam vet Mark Thompson to make Daytona 500 start at 66
Author: 0 Vietnam vet Mark Thompson to make Daytona 500 start at 66

Perhaps it's how they eschew restart speed for faster long runs, which is to say in racing vernacular, they win a lot of stages and are nearly always fighting for a win. "You didn't even have to touch 'em to make that happen", observed Duel 2 victor Chase Elliott . Bowman's debut as the new driver of the No. 88 Chevrolet got off to a strong start when he won the pole for the Daytona 500 .

Medical USA rejects Chinese stock exchange bid
Author: 0 USA rejects Chinese stock exchange bid

The Securities and Exchange Commission move ends a battle of two years of gaining approval for this sale and underscores an environment that has become more hostile for Chinese buyers under President Donald Trump's administration. It also had planned to at some point to build an exchange based in China using CHX technology. The Chicago Stock Exchange handles only a small fraction of the stock trades that take place every day.

Medical Celebrating Valentine's Day (or not)
Author: 0 Celebrating Valentine's Day (or not)

By the end of the 5th Century, the rise of Christianity led to the Lupercalia festival being outlawed. Then, around 1,500 years ago, Christians supposedly began to celebrate the feast day of St. Mahika Sharma: I think we all say that every day we celebrate love. Celebrating does not necessarily have to require money being spent either. For one night, I'd allow myself to skip class, explore an art museum and enjoy a nice glass of wine with special company.

Medical Figure skater Mirai Nagasu lands historic triple axel at the Olympics
Author: 0 Figure skater Mirai Nagasu lands historic triple axel at the Olympics

Nagasu deserved this after she was left off the US figure skating's team at Sochi - a decision that caused a bit of drama . The athlete ambitiously trained to complete the jump that only Japan's Midori Ito and Mao Asada have successfully landed before her at the Olympics - the triple axel .

Medical Former Delhi Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely comes back in Congress
Author: 0 Former Delhi Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely comes back in Congress

Earlier in the day, Lovely met Gandhi at his residence here along with Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken, former Delhi Minister Haroon Yusuf and party's spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala. A popular leader, Lovely had joined the BJP ahead of last year's civic polls in the capital. He has served as General Secretary for All India NSUI, Delhi Pradesh Youth Congress, Delhi Pardesh Congress (I) and as President for East District Congress Committee.

Medical Ukip members vote to remove scandal-hit leader Henry Bolton
Author: 0 Ukip members vote to remove scandal-hit leader Henry Bolton

Mr Bolton said he still has "strong affections" for his former girlfriend who sent offensive messages about Meghan Markle , and compared the scrutiny of his private life to that faced by Diana, Princess of Wales. "We matter now more than we ever have", he said. "We still have to get a clean Brexit ". "The alternative is for the party to carry down the path of self-destruction into irrelevance".

Medical Attacks out of proportion: Oxfam chief
Author: 0 Attacks out of proportion: Oxfam chief

The star of "Good Will Hunting" said she will no longer support the organization following its response to a sex abuse scandal in Haiti after its 2010 natural disaster. Oxfam said the commission would be headed by leading women's rights experts. As we reported earlier, the scandal has led to calls in the United Kingdom and European Union to cut funding for Oxfam, which gets almost $85 million annually from those sources.

Medical Women Who Clean A Lot Could Face Decreased Lung Function
Author: 0 Women Who Clean A Lot Could Face Decreased Lung Function

From their forced vital capacity, home cleaners lost an extra 4.3 milliliters a year and occupational cleaners lost an additional 7.1 milliliters a year. The study claims that cleaning homes is as bad for lungs as smoking 20 a day for 20 years. They believe that regularly breathing in cleaning chemicals slowly irritates the lining of the airways , leading to long-term lung damage.

Medical Department of Health: Flu Vaccine 36 Percent Effective
Author: 0 Department of Health: Flu Vaccine 36 Percent Effective

Casanueva said flu and pneumonia-related deaths were 6.89 percent of total deaths from any cause in Wichita County from November through January. In an interview with CBS Chicago , CVS said there is not a "widespread shortage", rather an "increased demand".

Medical Pakistan to send troops to Saudi Arabia to train and advise
Author: 0 Pakistan to send troops to Saudi Arabia to train and advise

About the meeting of the ambassador with Bajwa, it said that matters of mutual interest including regional security situation were discussed during the meeting. Otherwise too, we must not forget that it is Saudi Arabia , which came to the rescue of Pakistan on a number of occasions to bail out Pakistan economically or provide much needed diplomatic support at regional and worldwide fora.

Medical Medical marijuana sales about to begin in Pennsylvania
Author: 0 Medical marijuana sales about to begin in Pennsylvania

Levine said. Dispensaries are expected to start sales tomorrow in Enola, Cumberland County, Pittsburgh, and Bethlehem as well as on Saturday in Sellersville and Devon. Over 17,000 patients have registered to participate in the program, but only 4,000 have been certified by a physician at this time. The Medical Marijuana Advisory Board is still working on its recommendations for changes to the program.

Medical Skype Security Is Borked And Hard To Fix
Author: 0 Skype Security Is Borked And Hard To Fix

Once that code was installed, Skype would use the integrated updater to keep the software up to date, and when that updater runs it accesses another executable file that runs the update which is vulnerable to hijacking. It appears that Microsoft will not be issuing a security update instead Skype will undergo a major revision later in which the bug will get fixed.

Medical Philadelphia Eagles 2017 season grades: Quarterbacks
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles 2017 season grades: Quarterbacks

But when it came down to it, this team and the entire city of Philadelphia wanted this more than anyone else. Foles rose to the occasion and made repeated big plays when needed. Neither of those outcomes are all that positive. Not bad for a guy who's played for 3 different teams in his short 6 year career. Today was the last go round for retiring moderator Anthony Brennan, New Jersey Consumer Affairs investigator and Union County TV personality, who runs the show in a spirited manner.

Medical India beat South Africa by 73 runs in fifth ODI, win series
Author: 0 India beat South Africa by 73 runs in fifth ODI, win series

India's struggles overseas are well documented and, in keeping with the script, they struggled in the first two Tests of the series against South Africa before clawing their way back in the final encounter. After being criticized for his poor show in the series till date and a pitiable average of 11.45 in 12 ODIs (in SA) with a highest score of only 23, Rohit finally played an innings of substance that had 11 boundaries and four sixes.