• Volunteers needed to knit, crochet red hats for newborns

    Volunteers needed to knit, crochet red hats for newborns

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    Calling all knitters and crocheters with a big heart. "My son Robby was diagnosed with two congenital heart defects, an atrial septal defect and pulmonary valve stenosis, and required open heart surgery at the age of nine-and-a-half months old".
  • FAH Congratulates Alex Azar on HHS Secretary Nomination

    FAH Congratulates Alex Azar on HHS Secretary Nomination

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    Former Eli Lilly exec Alex Azar previously served as HHS deputy secretary under President George W. Bush. In an October letter , Reps. Azar appears to prefer moving authority to the states over Medicaid. The administration has been working on an executive order but it has yet to be released. If Alex Azar's nomination is confirmed, then Big Pharma's coup d'etat in the health care sphere will be virtually complete.
  • Word Diabetes Day: 2.1 Million women die of diabetes yearly

    Word Diabetes Day: 2.1 Million women die of diabetes yearly

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    That's especially true of type 2 diabetes . Chris Askew, Diabetes UK's chief executive, said: " Diabetes affects more than 4.5 million people in the UK, and is the fastest-growing health crisis of our time". However, GDM is not to be taken as seriously as it should be. Pregnant women in urban areas tend to eat fatty and sugary foods, compared to women in rural areas, which increases the risk of abnormalities of sugar metabolism.
  • FDA warns against using kratom for opioid addiction

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    Calls to USA poison control centers about kratom, which is made from a plant that grows in Asia, jumped tenfold from 2010 to 2015, according to the FDA. "Patients addicted to opioids are using kratom without dependable instructions for use and more importantly, without consultation with a licensed healthcare provider about the product's dangers, potential side effects or interactions with other drugs".
  • FDA approves first 'digital pill' to track patients

    FDA approves first 'digital pill' to track patients

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    The treatment is called Abilify MyCite , which is meant to treat schizophrenia, acute treatment of manic and mixed episodes associated with bipolar disorder, and for use as an add-on treatment for depression in adults. In clinical trials establishing the efficacy of aripiprazole , the most common adverse events were nausea, vomiting, constipation, headache, dizziness, uncontrollable limb and body movements (akathisia), anxiety, insomnia, and restlessness.
  • Vizag IndiGo Plane Hits Wild Boar During Takeoff , Airline issues statement

    Vizag IndiGo Plane Hits Wild Boar During Takeoff , Airline issues statement

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    As the pilot could not halt the plane at once, it took off. The wild boar that strayed into the runway in the dark came under the rear wheel of the aircraft at around 10.45 pm, the scheduled take-off time. After the incident, Vizag airport director G Prakash Reddy wrote to the Indian Navy, Visakhapatnam collector and Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), requesting the authorities to initiate measures to clear the vegetations near the runway.
  • Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings LLC (CQH) Short Interest Update

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    Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN: LNG ) has risen 51.31% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending. Cheniere Energy, Inc.is an energy firm primarily engaged in liquefied natural gas (LNG)-related businesses. Zacks Investment Research's sales averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that cover Cheniere Energy Partners. Therefore 78% are positive.
  • AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) Analysts See 24

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    Institutions own 72.79% of AK Steel Holding Corporation ( AKS)'s shares. The other 4, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy AK Steel Holding Corporation versus those who think you should sell it. The shares were bought at an average price of $25.16 per share, with a total value of $25,160.00. Institutional owners hold 73.90% stake while Insiders ownership held at 0.50% in the company.
  • PDP Governors Fail to Agree on Consensus Chairman

    PDP Governors Fail to Agree on Consensus Chairman

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    Though the meeting which started at 5.30 p.m. and stretched till midnight had planned to possibly reduce the number of aspirants from eight to possibly two or three, it failed to achieve the objective. "We are leaving Enugu believing that we will take power at the centre in 2019". "Our people have worked hard enough and deserve the victory and we are using this opportunity to ask that that election should be credible".
  • Ogu: Super Eagles Ready For Argentina Test

    Ogu: Super Eagles Ready For Argentina Test

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    On the possibility of Argentina humiliating Nigeria, he said: "It will be very hard to say, but I know that Argentina is a good side". "South American teams always pose a threat for us especially at the senior level in competitive games and I think despite Argentina's collection of individual quality players, Super Eagles coaches should use Tuesday's match to further pick up technical details of them which is same as other South American teams as guide going into next year's World Cup in ...
  • UN General Assembly adopts Olympic Truce for PyeongChang 2018

    UN General Assembly adopts Olympic Truce for PyeongChang 2018

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    In his remarks, the President of the United Nations General Assembly H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajčák said: "The Olympic Games and the United Nations aspire to the same ideal". The General Assembly revived the tradition in 1993 and has adopted resolutions before all Olympics since then, but member states involved in conflicts have often ignored the call for a truce.
  • Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) Loses Overweight Rating

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    It has outperformed by 43.83% the S&P500. The legal version of this report can be viewed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/11/11/alaska-air-group-inc-alk-lowered-to-neutral-at-j-p-morgan-chase-co.html. Cowen & Co maintained it with "Buy" rating and $100.0 target in Monday, October 16 report. Imperial Capital maintained the shares of ALK in report on Friday, March 31 with "In-Line" rating.
  • PM Abbasi to meet Nawaz Sharif today ahead of Hudaibya case hearing

    PM Abbasi to meet Nawaz Sharif today ahead of Hudaibya case hearing

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    The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is now facing political uncertainty in the wake of corruption cases against its top leadership. In the huddle, it was resolved that Nawaz will begin his campaign to reach out to the masses at the divisional level of the province, and address countrywide public gatherings, as the members decided that the "minus-Nawaz" formula was unacceptable.
  • USA high court to hear Minnesota political apparel case

    USA high court to hear Minnesota political apparel case

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    The case is brought by Andy Cilek, a Minnesota voter and executive director of the Minnesota Voters Alliance , who was temporarily blocked from voting because he was wearing a T-shirt that stated "Don't Tread on Me" at a polling place. The group notes that the Supreme Court has endorsed bans on campaign-related speech at polling places, but claims some states have read that precedent as an "unqualified mandate to ban all speech under the guise of regulating elections".
  • Mammography X-ray Unit Sales Market Enhancement in Medical sector 2017 to 2022

    Mammography X-ray Unit Sales Market Enhancement in Medical sector 2017 to 2022

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    Storefront Glass Market provides the industry overview with growth analysis and historical & futuristic cost, revenue, demand and supply data. It also focuses on the key drivers, restraints, opportunities and challenges. The 3D Sensors Sales market report performs a thoroughgoing study of global 3D Sensors Sales industry apprehending different market proficiencies, derivations, and procedures.